List of Databases available to TBU patrons
We have access to 90 databases
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
Academic Search Complete, designed specifically for academic institutions, is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 9 100 full-text periodicals, including 13 6000 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1865, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.
Academic Search Ultimate offers access to resources cited in key subject indexes. The combination of academic journals, magazines, periodicals, reports, books and videos meets the needs of scholars in virtually every discipline ranging from astronomy, anthropology, biomedicine, engineering, health, law and literacy to mathematics, pharmacology, women’s studies, zoology and more. Trial access till July 14, 2020.
AGRICOLA covers U.S. agricultural and life sciences information. Compiled by the U.S. National Agricultural Library, it consists of over 4,900,000 citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents and software related to agriculture.
AGRIS is the international information system for the agricultural sciences and technology. It was created by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in 1974, to facilitate information exchange and to bring together world literature dealing with all aspects of agriculture. AGRIS is a cooperative system in which participating countries input references to the literature produced within their boundaries and, in return, draw on the information provided by the other participants. To date, 240 national, international and intergovernmental centers participate.
The Publications Division of the American Chemical Society provides the worldwide scientific community with a comprehensive collection of the most cited peer-reviewed journals in the chemical and related sciences.
ABM is the premier source of information on modern and contemporary arts dating from the late 19th century onwards, and including photography since its invention. It includes abstracts of English and foreign-language material on famous and lesser-known artists, movements, and trends. The coverage of ABM is wide-ranging and includes performance art and installation works, video art, computer and electronic art, body art, graffiti, artists' books, theatre arts, conservation, crafts, ceramic and glass art, ethnic arts, graphic and museum design, fashion, and calligraphy, as well as traditional media including illustration, painting, printmaking, sculpture, and drawing.
arXiv is a free distribution service and an open-access archive for 1,721,117 scholarly articles in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, statistics, electrical engineering and systems science, and economics. Materials on this site are not peer-reviewed by arXiv.
BMC is the largest czech database for medicine and related subjects.
BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate open access to peer-reviewed biomedical research.
BioOne provides a unique aggregation of high-impact bioscience research journals, featuring timely content on a wide-array of today’s most pressing topics, including global warming, stem cell research, ecological and biodiversity conservation.
content from journals, meetings, patents and books from life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, etc.
Offers the most extensive full text coverage in economics, finance, marketing, management, and other related fields. Trial Access available until July 14, 2020.
Cabell''s Journal Whitelists & Blacklist
Use Cabell''s to find: Journals that publish in a field; covers a wide range of areas in Education,Psychology & Psychiatry,Health & Nursing,Computer Science. Journal Impact Factor (Thomson Reuters), plus contextual influence within each of its primary topics (more info on Cabell''s unique rankings). Acceptance rate, review process, length of time to review and publish, and difficulty of acceptance. Publisher''s contact details and specific requirements for manuscript length, submission, and more. Current Calls for Papers that the journal has provided. Journal''s aims and scope to gauge whether its goals fit with your own.
This database is an essential tool for researchers and students, providing a comprehensive full-text source of content covering important facets of central and eastern European countries. Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS) is a multidisciplinary, multilingual research database covering a variety of subject areas.
CiteSeerX, formerly CiteSeer, is a scientific literature digital library and search engine that focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science. CiteSeer was developed in 1997 at the NEC Research Institute (now NEC Laboratoires America, Inc.), Princeton, New Jersey, by Steve Lawrence, Lee Giles and Kurt Bollacker. It is now hosted at the Pennsylvania State University's College of Information Sciences. CiteSeer was the first digital library and search engine to provide automated citation indexing and citation linking using the method of autonomous citation indexing. At present the system contains more than 767 550 source documents.
CogPrints is a free, full-text e-print archive of published, peer-reviewed journal postprints plus prepublication unrefereed preprints in the cognitive sciences, covering psychology, behavioral biology, computer science, linguistics, philosophy and related disciplines.
The Czech Office for Standards, Metrology and Testing was established by the Czech National Council Act No. 20/1993 Coll. on the Organisation of the State Administration in the Field of Standards, Metrology and Testing as the state administration body responsible for such activities. The Office is a budgetary organisation subordinated to the Ministry of Industry and Trade. The Office’s mission is to perform tasks set out in Czech legislation on technical standardisation, metrology and testing and tasks related to the harmonisation of Czech technical regulations and standards with the technical regulations of the European Community. Since 2009, the Office has been ensuring development and publication of Czech standards.
Current Contents Connect - complete tables of contents and bibliographic information from the world’s leading scholarly journals and books, which also includes relevant, evaluated web sites and documents.
DART-European E-theses Portal
DART-Europe is a partnership of research libraries and library consortia who are working together to improve global access to European research theses. The DART-Europe E-Theses Portal is a discovery service for full text, open access research theses awarded by European Universities.
Data Citation Index - research data, including data studies, data sets from a wide range of international data repositories from the social sciences, physical sciences, life sciences and arts and humanities, which are connected with the scientific literature to track data citation.
We have access to more than 24,000 e-books from all disciplines. The books are sorted by subject groups. After selecting the subject group, you can view the books that are licensed for UTB via the “Accessible Content” section.
DEPATISnet offers you the opportunity to carry out searches in the DPMA's electronic document archive online and free of charge. It includes more than 100 million patent publications from around the world. DEPATISnet is particularly suited to state-of-the-art and freedom-to-operate searches.
value-added patent information from Derwent World Patent Index as well as patent citation information from Patents Citation Index.
The www.dissonline.de information system provides a wide range of information on the electronic publishing of dissertations and post-doctoral theses. Information is held which is of relevance for authors, libraries, scientific institutions and publishing houses. Sample documents are available which are intended to help authors with the presentation of their dissertations or post-doctoral theses, allowing them to be published electronically on university publication servers and by the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek while fulfilling all digital preservation requirements. Furthermore, it is also possible to use www.dissonline.de to carry out research directly in electronic university publications held by the Deutsche Nationalbibliothek.
A searchable index of academic, peer-reviewed books that have been published under an Open Access license. Includes links to the full-text books on the publishers' websites. Publishers must meet the requirements for Open Access and peer review in order to have their books indexed in DOAB.
This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. We aim to cover all subjects and languages. There are now 15 000 journals in the directory. Currently 12 000 journals are searchable at article level.
Digital Library of theses from TBU in Zlín.
eBook Collection (EBSCO)
The full texts of over 3,700 books available in this EBSCO database.
EBSCOhost databases are the most-used, premium online information resources for tens of thousands of institutions worldwide, representing millions of end-users.
A powerful business research tool that provides critical information when it is most needed. Users have instant access to over 35,000 full text articles from Emerald's international management portfolio, complete with full text archives back to 1994. Subject coverage spans a spectrum of management disciplines including: strategy; leadership; library and information management; marketing and human resource management; plus a substantial number of engineering, applied science and technology titles.
Complete with the latest research on pollution reduction, emissions, and environmental contamination, this e-book collection provides complete access to references on methods for site assessment, remediation, and soil and water quality monitoring. The Environmental Science Collection describes new tools and technologies for remote sensing, GIS, and photogrammetric environmental monitoring.
The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) is a digital library of education-related resources. Currently over 650,000 records are from scholarly journals, more than 225,000 records are from reports, conference proceedings, and the like, and reference works in excess of 14,000 records. Many of these records contain links to the ERIC full-text documents, but the user can also access full-text from the publisher when available or use the library's linked full-text resources when available.
esp@cenet contains all the patent documentation available to EPO examiners and the latest patent applications from all the EPO member states.
The aim of EThOS is: To offer a 'single point of access' where researchers the world over can access ALL theses produced by UK Higher Education To support Higher Education Institutions through the transition from print to e-theses To help UK Higher Education Institutions expand available content by digitizing paper theses To demonstrate the quality of UK research and help attract students and research investment into UK High Education
FOODnetBASE (CRC Press)
This collection allows libraries to access expert guidance on food safety, quality assurance, processing, brewing, regulations, and microbiology. This collection offers information on latest functional foods, antioxidants, foodborne pathogens, and packaging technologies.
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites. Google Scholar helps you find relevant work across the world of scholarly research.
EBSCO proudly offers GreenFILE, a freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology.
Helgi Library is one of the largest statistics portals in the world. We put tons of useful data and interesting reports under a single roof to save you hours of searching and disappointment at poor results. We offer our products to a wide readership at a really affordable price. You'll find plenty of information for free, or for only a very small fee, which makes us different from the large data providers. Get a report for free, buy a single indicator from $2.99, or take out a monthly subscription - whatever works best for you.
The IEEE Xplore digital library is a powerful resource for discovery of and access to scientific and technical content published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners. IEEE Xplore provides web access to more than four-million full-text documents from some of the world's most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics. More than two-million documents are in robust, dynamic HTML format. The content in IEEE Xplore comprises: 195+ journals; 1,400+ conference proceedings; 5,100+ technical standards; Approximately 2,000 books; 400+ educational courses.
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Contains the abstracts of over 80 scientific journals published by the American Institute of Physics and its Member Societies since 1975, as well as selected articles from other scientific journals, totaling close to 1 million articles.
International Bibliography of Art now benefits from ProQuest’s acclaimed editorial operations, with its emphasis on subject expertise and manual indexing. The database includes detailed abstracts for all new content, in-depth abstracts for scholarly articles, and authority files of controlled terms. Together, these provide detailed, high quality records to direct researchers to most important information in the field. Ideal for academic and specialist art libraries, museums, and design firms, International Bibliography of Art provides authoritative coverage of international scholarship: European art from late antiquity to the present, American art from the colonial era to the present, and global art since 1945 Visual arts in all media are covered: painting, sculpture, drawing, video, installations, new media, decorative and applied arts, museum studies and conservation, archaeology, folk art and material culture, classical studies, antiques, architectural history Strong international coverage At least 500 core journals will be covered, plus detailed coverage of monographs, essay collections, conference proceedings and exhibition catalogues.
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Journal Citation Reports (JCR Web)
Journal Citation Reports aggregates the meaningful connections of citations created by the research community through the delivery of a rich array of publisher-independent data, metrics and analysis of the world’s most impactful journals included in the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) and Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI), part of the Web of Science Core Collection. Journal Citation Reports is the only journal report of its kind that is both complete and editorially selective; it contains all the data required to understand the components that index the value and impact of each journal. The structured data are curated by a global team of experts who continuously evaluate and select the collections of journals, books and conference proceedings covered in the Web of Science Core Collection to ensure accuracy in evaluating journal impact. These expert insights enable you to explore the key drivers of a journal’s value, making better use of the wide body of data and metrics available in the Journal Citation Reports, including the Journal Impact Factor (JIF).
JoVE Science Education is an innovative video database dedicated to teaching the basics via simple and easy-to-understand video demonstrations. Especially useful for undergraduate and postgraduate students, it summarizes the relevant concepts and basic methods. The Science Education database is growing rapidly and serves as an excellent resource for modern and dynamic research-oriented teaching. Now available: - 204 open access videos https://www.jove.com/search?list=sponsored - JoVE Core: Social Psychology (31.12. 2020) https://www.jove.com/science-education/corepsych - COVID-19 videos https://www.jove.com/coronavirusresource - JoVE Core: Biology (https://www.jove.com/science-education/jovecore - JoVE Encyclopedia of Experiments: Biology (31.12. 2020) https://www.jove.com/encyclopedia-of-experiments
Thousands of Open Access ebooks are available from top scholarly publishers, including Brill, Cornell University Press, De Gruyter, and University of California Press.
Knovel is a web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust. Knovel offers an unmatched depth and breadth of validated engineering content, selected from the most trusted sources and delivered to engineers quickly and with extreme precision. Knovel's comprehensive content collection includes material properties, process and design information, best practices, equations and formulations for specific industries and engineering disciplines. Knovel’s content includes over 4,000 leading reference works and databases from more than 100 leading technical publishers
Lecture Notes in Mathematics
Lecture Notes in Mathematics is a book series in the field of mathematics, including articles related to both research and teaching. It was established in 1964 and was edited by A. Dold, Heidelberg and B. Eckmann, Zürich. Its publisher is Springer Science+Business Media (formerly Springer-Verlag). The intent of the series is to publish not only lecture notes, but results from seminars and conferences, more quickly than the several-years-long process of publishing polished journal papers in mathematics. In order to speed the publication process, early volumes of the series (before electronic publishing) were reproduced photographically from typewritten manuscripts. According to Earl Taft it has been "enormously successful" and "is considered a very valuable service to the mathematical community". As of 2018 there have been 2232 volumes in this series.
Database Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) provides an index of more than 560 major periodicals, nearly 50 top periodicals and approximately 125 selected periodicals, including books, research reports and proceedings. Database subjects includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information search, information management and more. Time coverage dates back to the mid-sixties.
is the U.S. National Library of Medicine® (NLM®) premier bibliographic database, covering biomedicine and life sciences topics vital to biomedical practitioners, educators, and researchers, such as bioengineering, public health, clinical care, and plant and animal science. nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, marine biology, and preclinical sciences. You'll find references from journals, newspapers, magazines, and newsletters.
The library offers online access to nearly 500 titles in fields including computer science, artificial intelligence, information theory, computer programming, information technology, and electrical engineering, broadening the research available to your organization in one platform.
Nursing Reference Center
Nursing Reference Center is committed to educating nurses about evidence-based medicine and nursing best practices. As a part of that effort, Nursing Reference Center focuses on ensuring that staff nurses, nurse educators, recent nursing graduates and nursing students have quick and easy access to the most current information to provide the best care possible to their patients.
National Repository of Grey Literature.
Represents a subset of CAB Abstracts focused on nutrition, food technology and food industry, with more than half a million records. It contains 880,000 entries with abstracts, with 50,000 new entries per year. Since 1973 2,500 periodicals were processed, as well as books and conference materials from a total of 125 countries.
OAIster is a union catalog of digital resources. OAIster.worldcat.org is a freely accessible OCLC site for searching the millions of OAIster records alone. The records will continue to be indexed in OCLC's WorldCat, and will be integrated in WorldCat.org search results along with records from thousands of libraries worldwide. They also will continue to be included in WorldCat Local and WorldCat Local "quick start" search results, and will continue to be available via other OCLC Discovery services.
OECD iLibrary contains all the publications and datasets released by OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development), International Energy Agency (IEA), Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), OECD Development Centre, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment), and International Transport Forum (ITF) since 1998 - currently.
OATD.org aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions. OATD currently indexes 5,153,410 theses and dissertations.
Open Content Alliance including around 50,000 books and Text collections from the Internet Archive, including Gutenberg scans, Google and others.
PATENTSCOPE - Patents (WIPO)
Using PATENTSCOPE you can search 89 million patent documents including 3.8 million published international patent applications
The Peter Lang platform offers over 10,000 titles published mainly in the arts, humanities and social sciences. 1,800 new books are published every year.
Project Gutenberg is a library of over 60,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub and Kindle eBooks, download them or read them online. You will find the world's great literature here, with focus on older works for which U.S. copyright has expired. Thousands of volunteers digitized and diligently proofread the eBooks, for enjoyment and education.
30 databases; 160 subject areas; 25 000 periodical titles. ProQuest Central is the largest, multidisciplinary, full-text database available in the market today. This resource provides access to 30 of ProQuest's most highly used databases, with a variety of content types across over 160 subjects, making this the broadest single research resource in the world.
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 29 000 titles, with over 22 000 titles in full-text. ProQuest Central is the largest, multidisciplinary, full-text database available in the market today. This resource provides access to 47 of ProQuest's complete databases, with a variety of content types across over 175 subjects, making this the broadest single research resource in the world. Over 100,000 full text dissertations in the areas of business, psychology, physical sciences, health, education and more. Over 455,000 working papers from organizations such as NBER and OECD. Millions of up-to-date company reports, market and industry reports, and country profiles. The most comprehensive collection of market, industry, and economic reports available on the market today
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 11,000 titles, with over 8,000 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.
PubAg is a portal to USDA-authored and other highly relevant agricultural research. At launch, it delivers over 40,000 full-text journal articles by USDA staff and includes nearly 450,000 citations. The Library will add about 20,000 citations each month. The initial release also previews its directions for intended functionality and will serve as the foundation for further enhancements.
PubMed was developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). It was developed in conjunction with publishers of biomedical literature as a search tool for accessing literature citations and linking to full-text journals at web sites of participating publishers. PubMed provides access to bibliographic information which includes MEDLINE as well as additional life science journals.PubMed also provides access and links to the integrated molecular biology databases included in NCBI's Entrez retrieval system.
Reaxys is a new platform, which contains Beilstein Database, Gmelin Database and Patent Chemistry Database.
RePEc/IDEAS is the largest bibliographic database dedicated to Economics and available freely on the Internet. Based on RePEc, it indexes over 3,200,000 items of research, including over 3,000,000 that can be downloaded in full text. RePEc is a large volunteer effort to enhance the free dissemination of research in Economics which includes bibliographic metadata from over 2,000 participating archives, including all the major publishers and research outlets. IDEAS is just one of several services that use RePEc data. For some statistics about the holdings on this site, see here. Authors are invited to register with RePEc to create an online profile. Then, anyone finding some of their research here can find your latest contact details and a listing of their other research. They will also receive a monthly mailing about the popularity of their works, their ranking and newly found citations.
Journals from the RSC are recognised as the fastest in the field, some papers having been published within a day of receipt, including full peer review and editing. This is made possible by a dedicated, professional staff, and truly innovative electronic workflow systems.
SciELO Citation Index
Make connections to the broader research landscape with the the SciELO Citation Index. Get a more complete global picture by discovering new insights from research in Latin America, Spain, Portugal, the Caribbean and South Africa. Search and view critically important regional content with international impact to get a comprehensive picture of the influencers and drivers of regional research. Access nearly 650 titles, over 4 million cited references, and open access with links to full text through a local language interface with an easy search experience.
ScienceDirect contains over 25% of the world's science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. ScienceDirect provides access to more than 39,000 books that help researchers gain the insights they need to get ahead. Over 1.2 million articles on ScienceDirect are open access
World largest database of chemical reactions, structures and bibliographic records.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources from all subjects. Scopus processes about 24,500 peer-reviewed journals from more than 5,000 publishers. The database contains nearly 200,000 book titles and 27 million patent records from five patent offices. Scopus also offers information on articles that are only printed in the press. Scopus creates and automatically updates the profiles of scientists and authors of scientific publications, thus improving the quality of the citation analysis performed.
SpringerLink offers access to more than 2500 scientific journals published by Springer and Kluwer. It covers the field of arts, astronomy and astrophysics, biological sciences, business, chemistry, computer and information science, economics, education, electroengineering, engineering, environmental science, geosciences, humanities, law, life sciences, linguistics, mathematics, medicine, philosophy, physics, psychology and social sciences.
SSRN´s eLibrary provides 948,104 research papers from 499,445 researchers in more than 50 disciplines.
Taylor and Francis - Science & Technology Library
The Science & Technology Library includes 530 peer-reviewed journals spanning a range of academic disciplines. Over 90% of journals in the library are included in Clarivate Analytics Citation Indexes/Web of Science. Please, select "Only show content I have full access to" after searching. Trial Access until April 20, 2020.
The Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for over 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals to assist professional educators.
he Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs). We support electronic publishing and open access to scholarship in order to enhance the sharing of knowledge worldwide. Our website includes resources for university administrators, librarians, faculty, students, and the general public. Topics include how to find, create, and preserve ETDs; how to set up an ETD program; legal and technical questions; and the latest news and research in the ETD community.
System used to search for traces of plagiarism in theses. It represents a czech national registry of theses and all the information related to these
Univerzita Tomáše Bati - Elektronické knihy
The Collection of eBooks, which are included in library catalogue of TBU Library.
The database includes information about all US patents (including utility, design, reissue, plant patents and SIR documents) from the first patent issued in 1790 to the most recent patent issue week. The data included in the patents appear as printed on the patent on the day of issue. Changes to patent documents contained in Certificates of Correction and Re-examinations Certificates are not included in the searchable full-text of the patent databases, but are available as additional full-page images at the end of each patent's linked full-page images. Some patents and images have been excluded from the database.
Web of Science (ISI)
A rich collection of citation indexes representing the citation connections between scholarly research articles found in the most globally significant journals, books, and proceedings in the sciences, social sciences and art & humanities. The Web of Science Core Collection serves as the standard data set underpinning the journal impact metrics found in the Journal Citation Reports and the institutional performance metrics found in InCites. Number of journals - 21,294 journals + books and conference proceedings; over 76 million records; more than 111,000 books; over 8 million conference papers.
Wiley Online Library is one of the world's premiere resources for study, teaching and advanced research. It provides access to over 4 million articles across nearly 1900 journals.
WorldCat is a union catalog that itemizes the collections of 17,900 libraries in 123 countries and territories that participate in the OCLC global cooperative. It is operated by OCLC, Inc. The subscribing member libraries collectively maintain WorldCat's database, the world's largest bibliographic database. OCLC makes WorldCat itself available free to libraries, but the catalog is the foundation for other subscription OCLC services (such as resource sharing and collection management). WorldCat is used by the general public and by librarians for cataloging and research.