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Welcome to E-Resources page. On this page is the list of paid and free Subscription Electronic Databases. Please note: On campus access is via GIMPA authentication but Off campus access is via GIMPA and EZproxy authentications.

Alphabetical List of some free and paid subscription Academic Online Databases and Search Engines/Web Portals at GIMPA:

 

A B C D E G H I J L M N O P R S T U W

A

 

Academic Journals http://www.academic journals.org  
 
Academic Search Complete

https://www.ebscohost.com/academic/academic -search-complete

 
 
ACM Digital - Association for Computing Machinery http://dl.acm.org

Via IP

 
Africa Knowledge Project (AKP)

http://www. africaknowledgeproject.org/

 
 
AGORA - Access Global Online Research In Agriculture

www.aginternetwork.org or http://www.fao.org/agora/en/

 
 
AJOL - African Journals Online http://www.ajol.info/  
 
American Physical Society  http://www.aps.org (publish.aps.org or http://prola.aps.org/search) via IP
 
Annual Reviews  http://www.annualreviews.org or http://arjournals.annualreview.org via IP
 
ARDI - Access to Research for Development and Innovation   http://www.wipo.int/ardi/en/  
 

 

B
BASE-Bielefeld Academic Search Engine http://www.base-search.net/about.en/  
 
Beech Tree Publishing http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/beech  
 
BioMed CENTRAL www.biomedcentral.com/developingcountries via IP
 
Bio One  http://www.bioone.org via IP
 
Bookboon http://bookboon.com/ via IP
 
Brill’s Developing Countries Journals http://www.inasp.info via IP
 
British Library for Development Studies Digital Library  http://opendocs.ids.ac.uk/opendocs/handle via IP
 
British Psychological Society (BPS)     http://www.bps.org.uk/ via IP
 
C
 Cambridge Journal http://journals.cambridge.org/  
 
Cochrane Library http://www.cochranelibrary.com   
 
 Cogprints    http://cogprints.ecs.soton.ac.uk/ via IP
 
CREDO www.credoreference.com    
D

 

DATAD-DatabaseofAfrican Theses And Dissertations  
 
Directory of Open Access Journal (DOAJ) www.doaj.org  
 
Directory of Open Access Scholarly Resources (ROAD) http://road.issn.org/en  
 
E
 
EBSCO Complete http://search.ebscohost.com Username & Password
 
Edinburgh University Press http://www.eupjournals.com via IP
 
Education Resources Information Center http://www.eric.ed.gov via IP
 
Edward Elgar Publishing www.elgaronline.com Via IP
 
Electronic Thesis and Dissertations    
 
Electronic Dev’t Information System (ELDIS) http://www.eldis.org  
 
EMERALD http://www.emeraldinsight.com  
 
Encyclopedia Britannica (Academic edition) http://www.eb.com via IP
 
G
Geological Society http://jgs.lyellcollection.org/ or http://www.lyellcollection.org  
 
Google Scholar https://scholar.google.com/  
 
GreenFILE (Ebscohost) http://www.greeninfoonline.com  
 
H
HeinOnline http://heinonline.org/HOL/Welcome via IP
 
Highwire Press http://highwire.stanford.edu/lists/freeart.dtl  
 
HINARI http://www.who.int/hinari/en/ via IP
 
HST-Libraries in a Digital Age http://www.inasp.info via IP
 
I
IEEE   http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/home.jsp  
 
IMF eLibrary http://www.elibrary.imf.org  
 
InTech  http://www.intechopen.com/  
 
Intellect Journals Collection http://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/index/  
 
IOP - American Institute of Physics http://www.aip.org/pubs  
 
J
Japan Science and Technology Information Aggregator http://www.jstage.jst.go.jp via IP
 
Journal Archive www.journalarchive.jst.go.jp  
 
JSTOR  (aluka incorporated) http://www.jstor.org/  
 
L
Librarians Index to the Internet  http://lii.org via IP
 
M
Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. http://www.liebertpub.com or http://www.liebertonline.com via IP
 
Mendeley http://www.mendeley.com via IP
 
Merriam – Webster Dictionary http://www.merriam-webster.com via IP
 
N
National Academic Press   http://www.nap.edu via IP
 
Nature Publishing Group http://www.nature.org via IP
 
O
Online Access to Research on Environment (OARE) www.oaresciences.org or http://www.oare.org via IP     
 
Open DOAR - Directory of Open Access Repoistories www.doaj.org via IP
 
Oxford English Dictionary www.oed.com via IP
 
Oxford Journals Online www.oxfordjournals.org (Full Collection) via IP
 
Oxford Reference Online www.oxfordreference.com via IP
 
Oxford University Press - Oxford Journals  http://www.oup.co.uk via IP
 
P
Palgrave Macmillan http://www.palgrave-journals.com via IP
 
Policy Press http://www.policypress.co.uk via IP
 
PROJECT MUSE http://muse.jhu.edu via IP
 
R
Royal College Of Physicians http://www.ingentaconnect.com/content/rcop/cm via IP
 
Royal Society     http://royalsocietypublishing.org via IP
 
S
SAGE http://online.sagepub.com or http://www.sagepub.com/journalsIndex.nav via IP
 
Sage Research Method Cases http://srmo.sagepub.com/cases via IP
 
Science and Technology Information System (SIST) Central http://sist-prototype.sist-sciencesdev.net  
 
Scientific Electronic Library Online (SciELO) http://www.scielo.org via IP
 
Society for Industraila and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) http://www.scielo.org via IP
 
Symposium Journals http://www.symposium-journals.co.uk/  
 
T
Taylor and Francis http://www.tandfonline.com via IP
 
The Essential Electronic Agricultural Library (TEEAL) www.teeal.org/ via IP
 
Topics in Development http://www.cgdev.org/section/topics via IP
 
U
University of California Press http://www.ucpress.edu/ via IP
 
University of Chicago Press http://www.press.uchicago.edu via IP
 
W
Wiley/Blackwell http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/browse/publications via IP
 
World Bank e-Library http://elibrary.worldbank.org via IP
 
World Bank http://data.worldbank.org or http://wdronline.worldbank.org via IP

 

FREE LEGAL RESOURCES ON THE INTERNET

Free online Law Books       http://bookboon.com/en/law-ebooks

 

Ghanaian Law   

Some Ghanaian Case laws and Statutes

  1. www.jtighana.org
  2.  
  3. http://cases.ghanalegal.com/

Some Ghanaian land law decisions:

  1. www.commonlii.org/gh/cases/GHLL/
  2.  
  3. African Law Library: www.africanlawlibrary.net

 

European Law 

  1. Case laws from England and Wales: www.bailii.org
  2.  
  3. European Union law     http:// europa.eu
  4.  
  5. EUR – Lex - Official Journal of the European Union   
  6.     
  7. International Court of Justice     www.icj-cij.org

 

North American Law                          

Commentary on Canadian Court Decisions      http://canliiconnects.org/en/

Access to Court judgments, tribunal decisions, statutes and regulations from all Canadian jurisdictions http://www.canlii.org/en/index.html

 

Legislation Being Considered By The U.S. Senate

Rules on the U.S. Congress:  http://www.House.Gov/Rules/

 

Information on the U.S. Congress, with Rules and Procedures

  1. Sources of United States Legal Information in Languages other than English Mark E. Poorman.     http://www.Llrx.Com/Features/Otherthanenglish.Htm
  2. Popular Names of Constitutional Provisions http://lib.law.washington.edu/ref/consticlauses.html
  3. Public Library of Law    http://www.plol.org/Pages/Search.aspx

World Legal Information Institute: http://worldlii.org

 

Free, independent and non-profit access to worldwide law:    

  1. Harvard Law Review :http://harvardlawreview.org
  2. Accessto Law : www.accesstolaw.com
  3. Active Legislation from the Senate Site  :http://www.Senate.Gov/Bills
  4. The Foreign Press Center Web Site :http://Fpc.State.Gov
  5. Legal News and Research : http://Jurist.Org

An outstanding web site on the Emerging Legal topics and issues in the news including CNN Legal News

Current Federal Legislation and Regulations http://www.Fas.Org/Sgp/Crs/98-461.Pdf

 

A Guide to tracking Basic Sources:

International Legal Systems    http://Nyulawglobal.Org/Globalex/Index.Html

Webliographies of International Legal Research from New York University

The Law Library of Congress   http://www.Loc.Gov/Law/Public/Dlr/Index.Html

Redesigned Global Legal Monitor http://www.Loc.Gov/Lawweb/Servlet/Lloc_News?Home

http://www.Americanbar.Org/Groups/Departments_Offices/Legal_Technology_Resources/Resources/Free_Journal_Search.Html

The new Global Legal Monitor with legal developments by topic and by country: http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?allJuris

Foreign and International Law Guides  http://www.loc.gov/law/help/foreign.html

Starting point for researching foreign, international, and comparative law with analysis and references to official printed and online resources         

 

100 Free Legal Resources

  1. http://www.criminaljusticeusa.com/blog/2008/100-free-diy-legal-resources-on-the-web/
  2.  
  3. Supreme Court Database: http://scdb.wustl.edu/
  4.  
  5. Searching Supreme Court Decisions? :www.supremecourt.gov