Electronic Resources


  • The University subscribes to an extensive number of e-journals including collections from the American Mathematical Society, Cambridge University Press, Elsevier, Institute of Physics, International Press, JSTOR, Oxford University Press, SIAM, Springer, Wiley, Taylor & Francis.
  • To find e-journals use the Find e-Journal tab or search SOLO catalogue.


Free e-book collections


  • MathSciNet
    MathSciNet is a comprehensive database that contains reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for the world's mathematical literature. It is produced by the American Mathematical Society and is the electronic version of the printed Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications. Updated on a daily basis, coverage is from 1940 but retrodigitized articles dating back to the early 1800s are constantly being added.

  • INSPEC: Information System for Physics, Engineering and Computing (IET)
    INSPEC database is published by the Institution of Engineering and Technology. It covers research in physics, geophysics, electrical engineering and electronics, computer science, control engineering, information technology, and mechanical and production engineering.

  • Web of Science (Thomson Reuters)
    This is the core citation database providing access to the Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index and includes international conference proceedings coverage for over 120,000 conferences.

  • SCOPUS (Reed Elsevier)
    Scopus is a multidisciplinary abstract and indexing database covering research in science, mathematics, engineering, technology, health and medicine, and social sciences.

  • Business and finance databases: please see the Sainsbury Library's "Key Business Resources"