Humanities

List of databases contains acronym of faculty, institute or parts of university, which has access to the particular database:

 

AK [Academic Library]        BC [Biology Centre CAS]        JU [University of South Bohemia]        TF [Faculty of Theology]

 

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Problems with access to databases, please, report to e-mail: vorel@lib.jcu.cz or sarauerova@lib.jcu.cz.

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Sources are funded by OP Research and Development for Innovation.
 
 

 

ATLA/ATLAS [EBSCO]

Access: JU
ATLA Religion Database is the leading index for journal articles, book reviews, and essay collections from all areas of theology, religion, history and social sciences. It also includes an online collection of theological journals published by ATLA. It contains more than 620,000 article citations from over 1,746 periodicals (currently 575 indexed), more than 250,000 essay citations from more than 18,000 proceedings, and more than 570,000 citations of book reviews and a growing number of multimedia citations.
 
BIOONE FULL-TEXT
Access: AK - BC - JU
A full-text database providing a unique collection of 191 biology and ecology journals. Allows you to search in a collection of abstracts that refer to full-text articles. The retrospective usually goes back to 2000. Updates to the database take place every month. Just register at https://www.bioone.org/action/mobileDevicePairingLogin for mobile device accessList of titles.
 
BLACKWELL SYNERGY
Access: AK - BC - JU
Online journals from Blackwell Publishing (now Wiley).
 
CENTRAL & EASTERN EUROPEAN ACADEMIC SOURCE
Access: AK -JU
Central & Eastern European Academic Source (CEEAS) contains full texts (including PDFs) of professional periodicals published in Central and Eastern European countries. This multidisciplinary multilingual database includes full-text content from many academic disciplines.
 
COGPRINTS: COGNITIVE SCIENCES EPRINT ARCHIVE
Access: FREE
An electronic archive of documents in the field of psychology, neuroscience, linguistics, philosophy, biology, medicine, anthropology, computer science, etc. More.

 
ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ECOLOGY
Access: AK - BC
The online version of Encyclopedia of Ecology on ScienceDirect.
 
ERIC (Education Resource Information Centre)
Access: AK - JU
An extensive educational bibliografic resource. It contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents for the period since 1966.
 
HIGHWIRE: Library of the Sciences and Medicine
Access: FREE
A database of full texts and abstracts of articles from HighWire Press.

 

JSTOR (Journal Storage)
Access: AK - JU (Access to Arts & Sciences I-IV); AK - BC (Access to Life Science)
JSTOR contains an archive of digitized full texts of major American scientific journals focusing on anthropology, archaeology, philosophy, history, sociology, political science, economics, statistics, mathematics, education, law, linguistics. Within the LR1305 project for access to information resources for the humanities, access to collection I-IV is provided:
 
  • Arts & Sciences I includes core journals from economics, history, political science, literature and linguistics, partly from education, anthropology, and sociology. The collection includes 151 magazine titles.
  • Arts & Sciences II offers core journals from history, business and economics, sociology, and political science. The collection includes 166 titles of magazines.
  • Arts & Sciences III includes journals from linguistics, literature, art and architecture, music and film. The collection includes 188 titles.
  • Arts & Sciences IV is a collection focused on business, education, law, psychology, and public administration. The collection includes 136 magazine titles.
The Life Sciences collection is available only for Biological Centre of the Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic.
 
KLUWER
Access: Free
A multi-disciplinary full-text database (now Springer Link).
 
MANUSCRIPTORIUM
Access: AK - JU
A full-text research database of historical resources that allows access to old digitized manuscripts.
 
PLOS JOURNALS
Access: FREE
A multidisciplinary database of electronic magazines on the principle of "Open Access". More.
 
SCIENCE DIRECT
Access: AK - BC - JU
A multidisciplinary database of Elsevier publishing magazines. Focuses on Physical Sciences and Engineering, Life Sciences, Medicine, Veterinary, Social Sciences and Humanities.
 
SCOPUS [Elsevier Science]
Access: AK - BC - JU
A bibliographic database allows searching of more than 14,000 periodicals coming mainly from European origin. The database is focused on natural sciences, agriculture, environment, social sciences, medicine, psychology, economics and others. In addition to searching the records of articles, patents, conferences and expert website offers views of abstracts and references with links to cited and citing articles.
 
UIG: UNIFORM INFORMATION GATEWAY
Access: Free
The UIG provides simultaneous searching in different Czech and foreign resources (library catalogues, union catalogues, full-text databases etc.) through one user interface. Resources available in UIG are free accessible or licensed (the access is possible only from defined IP addresses).
 
ULRICH'S PERIODICAL DIRECTORY
Access: AK - BC
Ulrichsweb is an easy to search source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more.
 
WEB OF SCIENCE CORE COLLECTION
Access: AK - BC - JU
Web of Science Core Collection is a database service of Thomson Reuters. This tool allows you to search 55 million bibliographic records of top journals, conference proceedings and scientific monographs from natural sciences, engineering and social sciences, arts and humanities. Within the WoS, there  is also database Journal Citation Reports (source of Impact Factor) available.
 
WILEY
Access: AK - BC - JU
A multidisciplinary collection of online resources from Publisher Wiley.

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