Subscribed Journals

 List of Subscribed Electronic Resources

 African Journals Online (AJOL)

Tables of contents and abstracts of over 430 African journals with 90% of articles having their full text available for download.

Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA)

The AGORA programme, set up by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) together with major publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to an outstanding digital library collection in the fields of food, agriculture, environmental science and related social sciences. AGORA provides a collection of up to 6,100 key journals and 5,800 books to 2,900 institutions in more than 100 countries. AGORA is designed to enhance the scholarship of the many thousands of students, faculty and researchers in agriculture and life sciences in the developing world. AGORA is one of the four programmes that make up Research4Life: AGORA, HINARI, OARE and ARDI.

American Astronomical Society

The Society publishes three scholarly journals that are available through PERI: The Astronomical Journal, The Astrophysical Journal (including The Astrophysical Journal Letters), and The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series.

American Chemical Society

The American Chemical Society is the leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences, serving scientific communities worldwide through an unparalleled commitment to quality, reliability, and innovation. Access is to over 35 high quality, high impact journals.

American Institute of  Physics

AIP publishes 12 journals,2 magazines,and a conference proceedings series.AIP’s Scitation platform hosts over2 million articles from more than 200 scholarly publicationsfor 28 earned society publisher.

American Physical Society APS

Access  to the Physical Review Online Archive (PROLA) and journals produced by the American Physical Society.

American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE)

ASABE Technical Library includes a range of content including journals, textbook materials, monographs, standards and proceedings as well as the important reference work-in-progress, Design Topics.

American Society of Civil Engineers

ASCE Journals Online provides unprecedented access to 32 journals encompassing more than 48,000 full-text papers published since 1983 – that’s over 408,000 pages!Approximately 4000 new papers will be added each year.

Annual  Reviews

Annual Reviews publications operate as a high quality filter, prioritising and synthesising the primary research literature in 37 different disciplines for the Biomedical, Life,Physical and Social Sciences. The authoritative and comprehensive review articles are written by leading scholars who are dedicated to helping scientists, students and researchers around the world prioritise and navigate the vast amount of primary research literature and data that is available to them. Year after year, Annual Reviews publications earn the highest Impact Factors according to the ISI® Journal Citation Reports (JCR®).


Brill is an important publisher of journals, with nearly 200 titles in various subject fields. Nearly all our titles are available in print and online formats. Our E-Journals are available through our new platform

British Institute of Radiology

The BIR is developing a specialised online collection to support study, continuous professional development and research. You will find resources for:  Medical Images including Primal Pictures–interactive 3D images and other resources for medical images. Databases include MEDLINE with access to some full text articles for medical journals and CINAHL Plus with access to some full text articles for nursing and allied health journals.

Cambridge  University Press Journals Online (CJO)

Over 230 leading titles in Linguistics,Politics,Medicine,Science,Technology,Social Science and Humanities.

Canadian Science Publishing (was NRC Press)

Canadian Science Publishing is an independent, not-for-profit scholarly publisher dedicated to serving the needs of researchers and their communities. Our goal is to be an innovative leader in scholarly publishing in Canada and around the world.

Cochrane Library (Web)

The Cochrane Library (ISSN 1465-1858) is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about Cochrane groups.

De Gruyter Online Journals (inc LIS)

De Gruyter’s subject areas cover pretty much every field that a researcher could possibly work in ranging from ancient studies to linguistics, and from mathematics to cytology. Today, the De Gruyter group publishes over 1,300 new titles each year in the humanities, social sciences, STM and law, more than 700 subscription based or Open Access journals, and a variety of digital products.

Duke University Press

Duke University Press is an academic publisher of books and journals, and a unit of Duke University. It publishes approximately 120 books annually and more than 40 academic journals, as well as five electronic collections. The company publishes primarily in the humanities and social sciences but is also particularly well known for its mathematics journals.


EconLit with Full Text contains all of the indexing available in EconLit, plus full text for more than 480 journals, including the American Economic Association journals with no embargo (American Economic Review, Journal of Economic Literature, and Journal of Economic Perspectives. This database also contains many non-English full-text journals in economics & finance.

EBSCO Host Research Databases

Over 11,000 full text, peer-reviewed journals and over 15,000 abstracted and indexed titles. Access to 8 major databases: Academic Search Premier; Business Source Premier;ERIC; Masterfile Premier; Newspaper Source; Health Source : Nursing & Academic;Health Source : Consumer Edition; Medline.

EBSCO Medline with full text upgrade

This database provides full-text for many of the most-used biomedical and health journals indexed in MEDLINE. Many journals are available with no embargo, allowing doctors, nurses, health professionals and researchers to access to the information as soon as it is published.


EBSCO  NISC, through PERii provides access to the four databases all with relevance to Africa.

Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh University Press publishes over 30 journals across a range of disciplines in the humanities and social sciences.

Emerald Insight

Emerald Publishing was founded in 1967 to champion new ideas that would advance the research and practice of business and management. Today, we continue to nurture fresh thinking in applied fields where we feel we can make a real difference, now also including health and social care, education and engineering. Emerald manages a portfolio of nearly 300 journals, more than 2,500 books and over 1,500 teaching cases.

Gale Cengage Learning: Expanded Academic Resource Center

Expanded Academic: Unparalleled in its depth and scope, this premier database offers balanced coverage of every academic subject — from advertising and microbiology to history and women’s studies.

Gale Cengage Learning:Health & Wellness Resource  Center

Health and Wellness Resource Center: For access to authoritative health and medical information, turn to the Health & Wellness Resource Center, a specialized reference tool that offers a vast collection of medical information to academic, medical and public libraries.

Geological  Society

The Lyell Collection is an electronic resource containing new and archival journal,Special Publication and book content, published by the Geological Society of London.It contains key peer-reviewed Earth science literature of the highest quality.

Greenleaf Online Library (GOL)

The Greenleaf Online Library (GOL) is the full archive of material published by Greenleaf Publishing, including books, case collections and journals. Each chapter or article is individually tagged with its own metadata.

GSE Research & Greenleaf Publishing: Sustainable Organization Library (SOL)

The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) contains more than 10,000 individually searchable chapters, case studies and journal papers drawn from more than 800 book and journal volumes, published by the leading independent sustainability publisher, Greenleaf Publishing, and a number of partner organizations.

 Henry Stewart Talks Ltd (HSTalks)

Henry Stewart Talks Ltd (HSTalks) is a leading provider of specially prepared, animated, online, audio-visual lectures, seminar-style talks and case studies for medical schools, business schools universities and commercial enterprises in over 60 countries around the world. Based in London, UK, HSTalks publishes two highly regarded collections (The Biomedical & Life Sciences Collection and The Business & Management Collection). They are both available on annual subscription with licences granting unlimited access 24 hours a day every day of the year.

Hinari Access to Research for Health programme

Hinari Programme set up by WHO together with major publishers, enables low- and middle- income countries to gain access to one of the world’s largest collections of biomedical and health literature. Up to 15,000 journals (in 30 different languages), up to 47,000 e-books, up to 100 other information resources are now available to health institutions in more than 100 countries, areas and territories benefiting many thousands of health workers and researchers, and in turn, contributing to improve world health.

HST – Libraries in a Digital Age

The collection contains over 2,000 specially prepared, animated, online, audio-visual lectures by world leading authorities including Nobel Laureates. It is highly regarded by faculty, post-docs and other research staff, graduate students and advanced undergraduates. It is constantly updated and extended. All lectures are suitable for inclusion in courses and as additional learning material including in blended learning and flipped classroom programmes, and may be included in Moodle, Blackboard and other Online Learning Environments.

HST – The Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection

Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)

INFORMS publishes 12 scholarly journals,including a journal for the practice of OR/MS (Interfaces),as well as an on-line open access journal (INFORMS Transactions on Education).

Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) Digital Library

Over 20 Research journals and letters in electrical and electronic engineering.

Institute of Physics(IOP) Publishing

IOP publishes over 60 of the world’s most prestigious journals in physics and related sciences, all available online through IOP publishing.

International Forestry  Review

The International Forestry Review is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes papers, research notes and book reviews on all aspects of forestry and forest research. It is published four times per year. Themed editions are a regular feature and attract a wide audience.

 International Monetary Fund


JSTOR is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to helping the scholarly community discover, use, and build upon a wide range of intellectual content in a trusted digital archive. Our overarching aims are to preserve a record of scholarship for posterity and to advance research and teaching in cost-effective ways. We operate a research platform that deploys information technology and tools to increase productivity and facilitate new forms of scholarship. We collaborate with organizations that can help us achieve our objectives and maximize the benefits for the scholarly community.

Liebert Online

Publishing integrated media content in the most promising areas of biotechnology, biomedical research, clinical medicine and surgery, engineering and technology, environmental studies and policy, law and economics, and public health.

Liverpool University Press

Liverpool University Press (LUP) is a UK academic publisher of books and journals in the arts & humanities — literature, languages, history and visual culture.

Nature Publishing Group

Nature Publishing Group (NPG) publishes journals and online databases across the life,physical and applied sciences and, most recently, clinical medicine. Content encompasses daily news from award-winning journalists, expert opinion and practical methodology,and more high impact research and reviews than any science publisher. Over 30 journals are published in association with prestigious academic societies.

Optical Society of America (OSA)

Founded in 1916, The Optical Society (OSA) is the leading professional association in optics and photonics, home to accomplished science, engineering, and business leaders from all over the world.

Oxford Journals (OUP)

Oxford Journals publishes journals from science, technical, professional, medical, humanities, arts and social science disciplines. Organizations that qualify for the free Developing Countries Oxford Online Collection offer will obtain access to over 200 titles.

Policy Press Journals

The Policy Press publishes four highly prestigious journals in the fields of public and social policy. Policy Press is a leading specialist social science publisher committed to journals that will have an impact on research, learning, policy and practice at an international level.

Project MUSE

Project MUSE provides online access to almost 500 full-text journals from 140 non-profit publishers in the humanities and social sciences.

Royal College of Physicians

Clinical Medicine journal is read by leading physicians in hospitals across the world. It features articles covering original research, current issues, ethics, law, clinical governance and audit, and also reports on prestigious College lectures and conferences.

Royal Society

Seven leading international journals from the Royal Society, the UK’s national academy of science. Titles cover the whole of the biological and physical sciences, and include Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society, the longest-running continuously published journal in the world.

Royal Society of Chemistry: RSC Journals  Archive

Backfile containing all articles published by the RSC (and its forerunner societies) from 1841 to 2004.

The Royal Society of Medicine Journals Collection

The Royal Society of Medicine Journals, published by SAGE, range in scope from primary research to clinical practice, covering topics from experimental medicine to venous disease. The flagship Journal of the Royal Society of Medicine (JRSM) is one of the most widely read and enjoyed general medical periodicals, providing insight into a broad spectrum of issues facing medical professionals.

Sage Publications

Over 550 journals in the business, humanities, social sciences and STM.

Sage Publications – IMechE (was PEP)

18 journals representing the best in mechanical engineering. Also available is the IMechE Proceedings Archive 1847-1996.

SPIE Digital Library

The SPIE (Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers) Digital Library is the most extensive resource available on optics and photonics, providing unprecedented access to more than 270,000 technical papers from SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings from 1990 to the present. More than 17,000 new technical papers are added annually.

SPringer Lecture Notes  Series

The Springer series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), includes its subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics (LNBI). The series publishes new developments in computer science and information technology research and teaching – quickly, informally, and at a high level.

Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics

SIAM exists to ensure the strongest interactions between mathematics and other scientific and technological communities through membership activities, publication of journals and books, and conferences.

Taylor & Francis Online Journals

More than 1,300 titles in humanities, social sciences and applied sciences.

University of California

University of Chicago  Press

The University of Chicago Press publishes nearly fifty scholarly journals, many on behalf of some of the world’s most prestigious societies, and several that were the first scholarly publications in their respective fields. The journals present original research in the social sciences, humanities, education, and biological and physical sciences.

Wiley Online Library (formerly Inter Science)

Wiley InterScience® is a leading international resource for scientific, technical, medical and scholarly content providing access to millions of articles across a wide range of journals. This package provides access to over 350 journals.

Wiley Online Library (formerly Synergy)

Access to over 840 leading learned journals in science, technology, medicine, humanities and social sciences.

World Bank e-library

The World Bank e-Library is an electronic portal to the World Bank’s full-text collection of books, reports/working papers, journals and other documents on social and economic development. It is the most comprehensive collections in the area and it brings together, in PDF format, a fully indexed and cross-searchable database of 6,000+ titles, as well as every new title as it becomes available in print. In addition, subscribers have access to information not available in print. eLibrary is fully searchable by subject, region, keyword, title, author, abstract, or year of publication.

World Bank Global Development Finance (GDF) Database

Global Development Finance (GDF) Online offers external debt and financial flow data for over 129 countries that report public and publicly guaranteed debt to the World Bank’s Debtor Reporting System. Time series includes over 200 indicators from 1970 through 2017. The database covers external debt stocks and flows, major economic aggregates,and key debt ratios as well as average terms of new commitments, currency composition of long-term debt, debt restructuring, and scheduled debt service projections.

World Bank World Development Indicators (WDI) Online Database

World Development Indicators (WDI) Online is the premier data source on the global economy. It contains statistical data for 854 development indicators and time series data from 1960 for over 200 countries and 18 country groups.

World Bank – Global Economic  Monitor

Conceived by the World Bank team responsible for monitoring and reporting on day-today developments in the global economy, Global Economic Monitor is a “one-stop shop” portal for analysis of current economic trends, and economic and financial indicators. Global Economic Monitor features up-to-date analysis on global economic conditions, including a daily brief and event-driven focus reports, direct access to high-frequency datasets via Quick Query, forecasts for commodity prices and main macroeconomic indicators for over 130 countries.

World Bank: Africa Development  Indicators

Africa Development Indicators provides the most comprehensive collection of data on Africa available. It contains data for over 1,400 statistical indicators and time series from 1965 for 53 countries. Data include social, economic, financial, natural resources,infrastructure, governance, partnership, and environmental indicators.