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  On-Campus Resources

 UMT library has subscriptions to various electronic and online digital resources to provide access to wide range of online collections related to various academic disciplines. Many publications are being made available through this facility to provide access to e-databases of more than 14000 peer reviewed leading international journals. Users must use these resources under copyright laws.

 As most of the full text material available in these databases is in PDF (Portable Document format). Users must have any PDF reader e.g.   Adobe Acrobat reader, installed in their computers to view PDF files.

 For further details/help regarding any problem encountered in accessing these databases, you may contact library officials through email at library@umt.edu.pk, call at ext. 3565 or visit library helpdesk.

  E-Databases

 UMT library has subscriptions to several online digital resources to provide access to wide range of journals and eBooks related to various academic disciplines. Many more e-Publications are being made available through this facility to provide campus-wide access.

 The world renowned scholars donate their personal collections to UMT Learning Resource Center.

 These are the resources which will not only be serving the UMT community but also to the learning/research community, and the society as a whole. We diligently ensure that said collection will benefit the present and future generations. We would make every effort possible to maximize the impact of these resources with careful planning and sensible utilization. 

 ISI Web of Science  (Campus Wide)
  • An integrated Web-based platform, The ISI Web of Knowledge provides high-quality content and the tools to access, analyze, and manage research information.
  • Provides simultaneous access to a variety of leading research databases, including the Web of Science, Journal Citation Reports (JCR) and Essential Science Indicators (ESI) and the bibliographic management software, EndNote.
 Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) (Campus Wide)
  • The ACM contains full-text from 28 ACM Journals and Transactions, 10 ACM Magazines, over 40 ACM Special Interest Newsletters, 15 non-ACM journal and publications and over 100 annual conference proceedings.
  • Content strengths include all areas of Information Technology, with full archival content for all ACM publications.
 ASTM International (Campus Wide)
 The ASTM Standards & Engineering Digital Library is a vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information. It covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science and solar engineering.
Cambridge Journals (Campus Wide)
 Cambridge University Press’s collection of nearly 209 leading journal titles in Linguistics, Politics, Medicine, Science, Technology, Social Science and Humanities.
Emeralds (Campus Wide)
Emerald is a long established publisher with over 200 titles in the fields of management, information science and engineering. All of Emerald research journals are peer-reviewed to ensure the highest quality. HEC has provided access to 150 of the total journal titles. You can view by clicking @ Journals Listing.  
IEEEXplore (Campus Wide)
 Provides full-text access to 132 IEEE and 45 IEE journals, magazines, transactions and conference proceedings as well as active IEEE standards.
INFORMS Journals (Campus Wide)
 The Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS) is the largest professional society in the world for professionals in the field of Operations Research. INFORMS publishes 15 scholarly journals that describe the latest OR/MS methods and applications and a magazine with news from across the profession.
JSTOR (Campus Wide)
 JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. It includes archives of over 1000 leading core scholarly journals covering Business, Finance, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Language, Law, Religion, Philosophy, Anthropology, History, Geography, Biological Sciences, Political Sciences and Education, as well as selected monographs and other valuable materials. The entire corpus is full-text searchable. Key Features of JSTOR are: 1. More than 1,000 journal titles, 2. More than 4,000 participants, 3. More than 4 million articles, 4. More than 21 million pages, 5. Starts from volume 1 of each journal, 6. Issues scanned cover to cover.
SpringerLink (Campus Wide)
 Over two thousand journals on computer science, mathematics, physics and astronomy, life sciences, chemical sciences, medicine, engineering, geosciences, environmental sciences, law and economics.
Taylor & Francis Journals (Campus Wide)
 Taylor & Francis has grown rapidly over the last two decades to become a leading international academic publisher. More than 1000 journal titles in a full range of disciplines are included in this online collection. 
Annual Reviews (Campus Wide)

 Since 1932, Annual Reviews has offered comprehensive, timely collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists. Annual Reviews volumes are published each year for 46 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics.

 Each year, Annual Reviews critically reviews the most significant primary research literature to guide researchers to the principal contributions of their field and help them keep up to date in their area of research. Each article is its own search engine, providing a gateway to the essential primary research literature referenced within each topic.

University of Chicago Press (Campus Wide)
 Chicago Journals Online is a searchable online portal to vital scholarship ranging from the latest research in a wide range of subjects to historical content dating from the founding of the University of Chicago Press in 1892. The redesigned Chicago Journals Online offers key features such as e-TOC alerts by e-mail or RSS and publish-when-ready articles before print publication. The UCP publishes nearly fifty scholarly journals and annuals, many on behalf of some of the world's most prestigious societies.
 Wiley Online Library (Campus Wide)
 Wiley Online Library hosts over 1400 journals, including all titles formerly offered on Blackwell Synergy. It provides combined full text access from Wiley InterScience and Balckwell journals in life sciences, medicine/health, ecology, accountancy, finance, economics, chemistry, cultural studies (especially Asian studies, African studies, Australian studies, and international studies), development issues, education, engineering, humanities and social sciences, life sciences, management studies, mathematics and statistics, and medical, veterinary and health sciences. This extensive archive makes Wiley Online Library one of the world's premiere web portals for social science, humanities, scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly content.
 Proquest Dissertations and Theses Global (Campus Wide)
 ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text.
e-Library USA (Library Only)
 Over two thousand journals on computer science, mathematics, physics and astronomy, life sciences, chemical sciences, medicine, engineering, geosciences, environmental sciences, law and economics. 
Pakistan Lawsite (Library Only)
 This resource ensemble the idea of LAW ONLINE. This is a one-stop resource site for statutes, rules, and cases relating to Pakistan. This site is one of its kind and houses all the federal and provincial statutes and cases related to these statutes. Taxation, service, copyright, estate planning, labour and all kinds of fiscal statutes are covered in this site. Moreover, there are more than 1200 essays and writing and other legal documents available here. It also houses all the journals of PLD publishers including PLD, SCMR, CLC, PCrLJ, PTD, PLC CLD and YLR.
Free Medical Journals
 47 leading international medical Journals available through "Highwire Press", without any registration.

Free Academic Databases and Search Engines
 Open Access Journals
 Open-access literature is digital literature that is available on the web, free of charge, and free of most copyright and licensing restrictions. Committing to open access requires dispensing with the financial, technical and legal barriers that are designed to limit access to scientific research articles to paying customers.The only constraint on reproduction and distribution, and the only role for copyright in this domain, should be to give authors control over the integrity of their work and the right to be properly acknowledged and cited.

 

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