Databases

 

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AATA Online

Free resource

AATA Online is a comprehensive database of over 134,000 abstracts of literature related to the preservation and conservation of material cultural heritage. AATA now includes selected subject-specific bibliographies produced as part of the Getty Conservation Institute's own conservation and scientific research projects or as part of specific collaborative projects in which the Institute is involved.

ACM Digital Library

Journals, newsletters and conference proceedings from Association for Computing Machinery.

Africa Open Data

Free resource

The openAFRICA platform initiative aims to be largest repository of Data on the Africa Continent. It's part of the Ujuzi Initiative which is created and funded by the Africa Media Initiative (AMI), the World Bank Institute (WBI) and Google.

Aristoteles Latinus Database

Free resource

ALD is an ongoing digital edition of the corpus of medieval Greek.Latin translations of the work of Aristotle.

ArtStor Digital Library

The ARTstor Digital Library is a nonprofit resource providing more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research.

Guides

Arxiv

Free resource

A disciplinary archive for preprint of scientific papers in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics.

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bab.la – Online dictionary for 25 languages

Free resource

Online dictionary in 25 languages. Including examples of how words are used in different in contexts.

bioarxiv.org

Free resource

A disciplinary archive for preprint of scientific papers in biology.

BioMed Central: the open access publisher

Free resource

Open access journals in biology and medicine.

Business Premium Collection - ProQuest

The database offers access to a large number of journals, magazines and newspaper in all areas of business. Also includes Blogs Podcasts and Websites, Books, Conference Papers and Proceedings, Dissertations and Theses, Magazine, Other sources, Reports, Standards and Practice Guidelines, Tables, Trade Journals, Wire Feeds, Working Papers, Video and Audio.

For more information and video tutorial, go to ProQuest LibGuides - Business Premium Collection

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Census of Antique Works of Art and Architecture Known in the Renaissance

Free resource

The Census of Antique Works of Art and Architecture Known in the Renaissance is an interdisciplinary research project for the registration of antique monuments known in the Renaissance together with the related Renaissance documents in form of texts and images.

CiteSeerX

Free resource

A public search engine and digital library and repository for scientific and academic papers primarily with a focus on computer and information science.

COGPRINTS

Free resource

E-print archive in the cognitive sciences.

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DART-Europe E-theses portal

Free resource

A portal for European ElectronicTheses and Dissertations. DART-Europe is a partnership of research libraries and library consortia who are working together to improve global access to European research theses.

DOAJ : Directory of Open Access Journals

Free resource

A website that lists open access journals: free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals in all subject areas and languages.

Driver

Free resource

Network of European open access repositories with content across academic disciplines.

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Ebook Central

Ebook Central is an e-book library service which offers access to more than 135,000 titles from hundreds of major academic publishers worldwide

New to Ebook Central? Watch the how-to video tutorial.

E-prints IMT

Free resource

IMT institutional repository. It collects all the research publications of IMT faculty.

E-theses IMT

Free resource

Archive of IMT Ph.D thesis.
The thesis can be accessible in one of the following formats: full text (complete text available), mixed (only some parts available) and restricted (the full text is not accessible).

Eurostat

Free resource

Eurostat is the statistical office of the European Union situated in Luxembourg. Its task is to provide the European Union with statistics at European level that enable comparisons between countries and regions.

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Google patents

Free resource

A search engine that indexes the entire collection of issued patents and millions of patent applications made available by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. European patent documents (from Aug 2012) are accessible too.

Google scholar

Free resource

Google Scholar searches full-text journal articles, technical reports, eprints, and theses from academic publishers, professional societies, universities and pre-print archives

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IDEAS

Free resource

Full text and citation database in Economics. Maintainted by the RePEc (Research Papers in Economics) project.

IEEE Xplore

IEEE Xplore provides full-text access to IEEE and IET journals, IEEE transactions,magazines, conference proceedings and standards published since 1988. Our online subscription includes complimentary access to the AbstractPlus records and select full text published since 2005 from VDE VERLAG conference proceedings.

Guides

This resource has a 5-user limit. Please log off when finished.

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Journals A-Z

Alphabetical list of selected subscribed journals.

Jstor – The scholarly journal archive

The JSTOR archive is a searchable electronic database of full-text research journals in a variety of academic disciplines. JSTOR includes the complete backruns of the journals, from the first volume to 2-10 years ago (no current volumes).

IMT Library provides access to the following collections: Arts & Sciences (I, II, III, IV, V, VII); Business (II); Life Sciences.

Guides and tutorials

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LNCS Springer

Springer book series of Lecture Notes in Computer Science.

Fulltext available from 1996.

Leggi d'Italia

Database on Italian law. IMT Library subscribes to the following collections: Leggi d'Italia, Leggi Regionali d'Italia, Prassi delle Leggi d'Italia, Diritto Comunitario e dell'UE, Codici d'Italia, Repertorio di giurisprudenza, Cassazione Civile, Cassazione Penale, Corti di Merito, Consiglio Stato e TAR, Corte Costituzionale, Corte dei Conti.

This resource has a 2-users limit. Please log off when finished.

Lexitalia.it

Database on Italian law.

The access to this database is available only from the Library.

LexisNexis Academic

Access to thousands of news, business, legal, and medical publications and sources.

Includes newspapers, newsletters, magazines, trade journals, wire services, blog posts and broadcast transcripts. (International sources and several languages represented.)

The legal component includes federal and state case law, statutes, secondary sources such as law reviews, and state legal materials. Company profiles include bankruptcy reports and executive compensation information.

International interface (USA)

Library of Latin Texts (Series A+B)

LLT A and LLT B are textual databases presentingLatin works of the patristic and medieval period (from 2nd to 15th century). 

Link to LLT A
Link to LLT B

 

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OAIster

Free resource

A search interface for open access collections in all disciplines worldwide: digitized (scanned) books, journal articles, newspapers, manuscripts, audio and video files, images, data sets, theses and more.

OECD iLibrary

OECD iLibrary is a growing collection of all the publications and datasets released by OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development), International Energy Agency (IEA), Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), OECD Development Centre, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment), and International Transport Forum (ITF).

Guide

Oxfort Scholarship Online - Neuroscience collection

Access to the ebook collection Oxford Scholarschip Online in Neuroscience

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PLOS Public Library of Science

Free resource

Open access journals in science and biomedicine.

PubMed

Free resource

Abstract and citation database in medicine. This is the free version of MEDLINE. Provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Patrologia Orientalis Database

Free resource

POD is a collection of patristic texts from the Christian East, including works recorded in non-Latin languages (Greek, Coptic, Syriac, Arabic, Ethiopic, Armenian) that come from geographical, cultural, or religious contexts somehow linked to Rome or the Eastern Roman Empire. 
Each text is provided in its original language and in translation, both searchable.

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RIBA : British Architectural Library catalogue

Free resource

A free index to articles in architectural periodicals, plus details of books and audio visual materials acquired by the RIBA Library. Covers all aspects of architecture and the built environment.

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Science Direct

Science Direct offers access to the full-text of the e-journals from the Elsevier Science publisher.

IMT Library subscribes the following subject collections: Business, management and Accounting; Computer Science; Economics, Econometrics and Finance; Energy; Engineering; Materials Science; Psychology; Social Sciences.

Full-text available starting from 1995.

Scopus

Database providing abstracts and citations from scientific literature in all the discipline fields. Indexed materials are journal articles, conference proceedings, books, web pages and patents.

Direct access to the database from all IMT computers and outside campus with proxy remote access.

Tutorials

SocArxiv

Free resource

A disciplinary archive for preprint of scientific papers in social sciences.

Social Science Research Network (SSRN)

Free resource

Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is an online initiative devoted to disseminating working research papers and abstracts in the social sciences. SSRN has emerged as a primary database for scholars to share works-in-progress and as an important measure of scholarly productivity.

Create a personal account to access to the adjunct features as references and citations.

Springerlink

The online journal collection from the publisher Springer includes more than 1.200 peer-reviewed full text journals in many disciplinary areas.

IMT Library provides access starting from 1996.

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World Bank Open Data

Free resource

Data about development in countries around the globe, provided by World Bank.