BMJ Best Practice gives healthcare professionals fast and easy access to the latest information when making diagnosis and treatment decisions. Updated daily, it draws on the latest evidence-based research, guidelines and expert opinion to offer step-by-step guidance on diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and prevention.
National licence sponsored by the Health Service Executive (HSE) National Health Library and Knowledge Service.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Cambridge University Press (CUP) require users to create a personal CUP account in order to read their textbooks online.
UCC has a subscription to the following titles until 31/08/2021:
Cambridge Social History of Modern Ireland
Entrepreneurial finance: the art and science of growing ventures
European Environmental Law
European Union Law (Robert Schütze)
European Union Law: Texts and Materials
Women and Gender in Early Modern Europe
Cambridge Histories provides full-text access to 412 eBook titles spanning fifteen subject areas across the humanities and social sciences, with a concentration on political and cultural history, literature, philosophy, religious studies, music and the arts.
Including coverage of the COVID-19 outbreak, this database curates openly available content related to coronaviruses. It includes thousands of open-access articles from the world’s leading publishers, as well as current research from pre-print repositories such as arXiv, and will continue to grow and evolve as more is learned about the pandemic.
This resource is the world’s first global research repository to combine both human curation and AI to create a cross-disciplinary resource for everyone working on the COVID-19 pandemic and the SARS-CoV-2 virus.
This repository offers over 70,000 Open Access articles. With human input, overviews of research and recommendations from experts are created, and a way to share problems with other researchers to find novel ways forward from other disciplines.
The Ebook Central resource now incorporates a subscription to the Academic Complete titles package, which provides UCC Library with full text access to over 180,000 ebooks, across a broad range of subject areas.
UCC Library owns over 1,575 of the titles available on Ebook Central.
The Elsevier COVID-19 Healthcare Hub offers access to clinical tools and resources, the latest expert insights, guidance from the world’s health authorities and research resources to support healthcare professionals as they care for patients during the pandemic. The hub provides access to 123,000 publications and 238 medical journals.
JSTOR provides a comprehensive digital archive of important scholarly journals. It offers multidisciplinary and discipline-specific collections that include complete runs of journals as well as select monographs, transactions, and conference proceedings.
JSTOR has provided temporary access to 756 additional ejournals until 31 December 2020.
Access is available to the following collections: the Ireland Collection, the Arts and Sciences I to XII Collections, the Business III Collection, the Life Sciences Collection and the 19th Century British Pamphlets Collection.
Temporary access is available to the Arts and Sciences XIII to XV Collections and the Business IV Collection.
Pharmacy Knowledge is a digital learning platform, with content on the platform based on textbooks published by the Pharmaceutical Press, as well commissioned content written by expert pharmacists in their fields.
preLights is a community initiative supported by The Company of Biologists. The site tracks landmark coronavirus studies throughout the ongoing pandemic. Preprints, non-peer reviewed Open Access scientific papers, enable researchers to share their data before journal publication.