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Restricted. Subscribed for members of the UNU Community.A link to Internet resource. Available for all. Alphabetical List
| SpringerLink - A
newly added product as from February 2012. Springer
online journals in 11 subject collections are accessible from the year
1997 issues to present. New
UNU eJournals A-Z - A new portal for all subscribed electronic journals.
World Bank e-Library - All current and recent World Bank publications, documents and working papers are accessible.
Access to "Nature" full text articles from January 1987.
Annual Review of Energy and the Environment - Online version of AREE from 1996 to the current.
JSTOR - Scholarly Journal Archive. Arts & Sciences, Business, Ecology & Botany, General Science Collections.
SourceOECD - Unlimited access to publications, statistics and databases produced by OECD.
Science Direct - Full text access to the subscribed Elsevier
journals by UN Consortium; 1995 to the current issues only. Handbooks
in Economics are also included as from Jan. 2009.
ProQuest - A new platform provides
access to 31 databases/resources in full text covering thousands of
periodicals, newspapers, business & finance, humanities
and social sciences. Previous ProQuest Direct is
- Retrieving academic
articles published in academic society journals, university research
bulletins, or articles included in the National Diet Library's Japanese
Periodical Index Database.
EconLit 1969-: New plat form via ProQuest is now available. Journal of Economic Literature; Index of Economic Articles in Journals & Collective Volumes; CUP Abstracts of Working Papers in Economics.
Bibliography of the Social Sciences New plat
form via ProQuest is now available. 1981- Compiled by British Library of Political
and Economic Science at The London School of Economics and Political
PubMed by National Library of Medicine, USA.
ERIC New plat form via ProQuest is now available. Bibliographic records of literature on education sponsored by the US Dept. of Education.Ingenta Connect - Free access to citations and abstracts of over 17 million articles from over 6,100 titles offered by Ingenta. Full text access to subscribed journals.
AGRICOLA by National Agricultural Library, USA.
| UNU Library Collection - UNU Centre Library, Tokyo,
UNU-MERIT Library - UNU-MERIT Library, Maastricht, Netherlands.
UNBIS Net - United Nations Dag Hammarskjold Library, New York, USA.
UNESBIB - UNESCO Library, Paris, France.
ILO Library catalogues - ILO Library, Geneva, Switzerland.
JOLIS - World Bank/IMF Library, Washington DC, USA.
WHO Library - WHO Library, Geneva, Switzerland.
FAO Catalogue Online - FAO, Rome, Italy
Explore the British Library - British Library's main catalogue of nearly 57 million records.
CiNii Books - Japanese university libraries and other Japanese academic libraries integrated collection retrieval system provided by the National Institute of Informatics. Over 1,200 libraries collections are searchable via this system.
NDL-OPAC - The main catalogue of the three specific libraries at the
National Diet Library in Tokyo & Kyoto. Search and request for
photocopies or loan of materials are available for individuals.
| CIAO Net - Colombia
International Affairs Online includes
working papers, occasional papers series,
projects, conference proceedings, books, journals and policy briefs
from universities, research institutions and NGOs.
EIU.com - Online services by Economist
Intelligence Unit. The site contains
global research and advisory services,
IRIN Humanitarian news and analysis - UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs.
International Relations and Security Network
by Center for Security Studies.
Developmental Leadership Program funded by Australian Government
World Legal Information - free, independent and non-profit access to worldwide law.
Foreign Affairs published by the Council on Foreign Relations.
Dictionaries / Thesauri
United Nations System
Statistics / Reference
| Oxford English Dictionary
The Second Edition of the OED is currently available as a 20-volume print edition. Updated quarterly.
AGROVOC Multilingual Agricultural
Thesaurus by FAO
Japanese-English Dictionaries -
Sanseido Dictionaries by Goo.
Britannica - Encyclopaedia Britannica Online
Yearbook of International Organizations - This yearbook contains international, governmental and non-governmental organizations and has been published by Union of International Association and Brill. Statistics and who's who are also searchable.
Directory of Development Organizations by Bert Wesselink.
NGO Directory by UN Department of Public Information.
of Geographic Names by Getty Research Institute.
Digital Silk Road: digital archives of cultural heritage by the National Institute of Informatics, Japan.
Academic Research Database Repository by the National Institute of Informatics, Japan.
| UN Official Document System (ODS) UN official documents issued since 1993 and
resolutions from 1946.
UN Treaty Collection Databases Renewed treaty series
United Nations Careers Portal - Search job openings at the United Nations
General Maps by the United Nations.
UNESDOC - UNSECO DocumentsUN News Centre - Secretary-General's latest statements, UN daily briefing and other news.
UN Cartographic Section Maps and geographic information resources by the United Nations.
Official WEB Site Locator for the UN System. Available in six UN official languages.
| IMF eLibrary Data - A new
platform developed by IMF to retrieve IMF data reports.
IMF International Financial Statistics (IFS) A new IMF eLibrary Data platform is accessible.
IMF Direction of Trade Statistics (DOT)
IMF Balance of Payment Statistics (BOP)
WDI Online World Development Indicators by World Bank.
GDF Online Global Development Finance by World Bank.
UN Population & Vital Statistics Report
UN Monthly Bulletin of Statistics On-line
UN Data - a data access system to UN databases
Information and documentation - ISO 690-2.
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