These databases allow you to search for material including articles, conference proceedings and books. Some, but not all, databases provide links to the full text of articles, where the university has a subscription to that title.
International Bibliography of the Social SciencesSubject Scope: Anthropology, Economics, Politics, Sociology, Development Studies, Gender and Sexuality, Human Geography and Environment, Development Studies, Business and Management, Social Policy, Health, Education, International relations, Media and communication, Psychology, History, Law and Philosophy.
CIAODescription: A wide range of scholarship including working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs.
Subject Scope: Theory and research in international affairs
Full Text: Yes
Global NewsstreamDescription: Newspaper database
Subject Scope: Local and national UK newspapers
Date Range: ~1986 onwards
Full Text: Yes
Web of ScienceSubject Scope: Arts, Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences
Date Range: Varied
Not full text
Sage Journals OnlineSubject Scope: Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, Technology and Medicine.
Full Text: Full text availability to a large number of Sage journals.
Social Care OnlineDescription: Social Care Online is a portal to a collection of information on social work, social care and aspects of mental health. It contains research briefings, reports, government documents, journal articles and websites. Updated by SCIE (Social Care Institute for Excellence)
Subject Scope: Social Work, Social Care, Mental Health, Child Protection, Elderly Care.
APA PsycINFOSubject Scope: Full breadth of psychology and the psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law.
JustisOneDescription: JustCite is an online legal research platform that helps you find leading authorities and establish the current status of the law. It helps you identify the leading case, marks up the specific effects of cases, so you know whether those cases are still "good law", shows you how legislation has been amended and applied in court and provides seamless links through to the full-text material in other systems, including Lexis Library and Westlaw.
Heinonline - Law Journal LibraryDescription: Database of law and law-related issues including articles, comments, notes,book reviews,cases and decisions. Covers more than 90 subject areas published in 29 countries. Also an image-based database providing exact page images as they originally appear in hardcopy
Subject Scope: Legal journals and pre 1865 case reports(The English Reports)
Lexis LibraryDescription: Database of full text law reports, legislation and many full text journals from the UK, Europe , the United States and many jurisdictions. Also includes commentary, notes ,current awareness and Halsbury's Laws of England.
Date Range: UK case law since 1865. Journal coverage varies depending on publishers. US case law(State and Federal)-dates vary. Large collection of full text US law reviews/journals-again dates vary.
WestlawDescription: Database of full text law reports, legislation and many full text journals from the UK, Europe , the United States and many jurisdictions. Also includes commentary, notes and current awareness.
Subject Scope: Legal journals, cases, legislation, commentary and current awareness.
Date Range: UK cases begin with 1865 and EU cases 1954. UK case law Official Transcripts begin with 1955. Commentary is the current edition.