Trail runs of databases

Access to licensed electronic resources »

When first logging into the system, please type in the required data: the number of the Library Card and the PIN number. The PIN number (4 digits) is the following format: your date of birth – MMDD (for example 1130 for somebody born on Nov. 30) . It is recommended to change your PIN number to one of your own (again a four-digit number). To do it, go to “User’s Data”. To log in, foreigners working or studying at AMU have to give the following data: the number of the library card and the PIN number.

The prerequisite to the use of the website’s personalised services in the multisearch engine is prior registration with the library and your own personalised MyEBSCOhost folder. At the time of registration, the User must use:

For users accessing content from outside the UAM IP range (off-campus), the MyEBSCOhost account in the searching engine can be created using an access management service  and following any given  search for a publication from the AMU subscription list and logging into the indicated e-content with your library card number and the PIN number. There is a tab in the top right corner called “Log into My EBSCOhost and Folder”, where you can activate the service.

A growing collection of databases with a number of subscribed and gift electronic journal databases covering all the subjects areas covered at the University are made available to the Library users. All registered members of the University Library are required to abide by

“The rules and regulations governing the use of electronic resources and access to web-based content”. 

Access to the licensed electronic resources is granted only to students and the University academic staff and researchers that have a valid electronic Library Card.

When first logging into the system, please type in the required data: the number of the Library Card and the PIN number. The PIN number (4 digits) is the following format:  your date of birth – MMDD (for example 1130 for somebody born on Nov. 30) . It is recommended to change your PIN number to one of your own (again a four-digit number). To do it, go to “User’s Data”. To log in, foreigners working or studying at AMU have to give the following data: the number of the library card and the PIN number.

Should you encounter any problems with logging in, please check:

  • if your library card is valid  – if not, in order to renew it, go to the Circulation Department to validate it
  • if the PIN number recorded in the Circulation Department is still valid.

Users are allowed to:

  • make a single copy of an article to an USB thumb drive or external hard drive, or make a photocopy of it, only for educational purposes or for research,
  • create a collection of your own of documents needed for research, including their printing or transferring to an electronic device. Such a collection can only be created for a limited time when it is needed for educational purposes or research.

Users are not allowed to:

  • make electronic and printed copies of articles and periodicals on a mass scale and to save them without any specific need of research,
  • redistribute journals and periodicals, as well as their sections, to third parties in any form, in exchange for money or free of charge. The only exception is the inter-library exchange scheme (only in photocopies or sent by fax) and the exchange of materials between research workers, if it is not on a regular basis,
  • publish any number of sections from articles and republish them in their original or altered form without citing the source or with the infringement of their copyrights,
  • make access to the AMU electronic resources available to third parties by IP authorisation or by disclosing the log in and the password data (with remote access),
  • make use of the Library’s licensed electronic resources for commercial purposes (other than research-related).

Problems with logging in and technical problems:
Michał Kordek
tel. 61 829 3805
e-mail: kordekm@amu.edu.pl

Enquiries on data bases: zapytajbibliotekarza@amu.edu.pl

Statista trial until 30.11.2019

Statista is one of the world’s largest statistics and market data platforms with access to more than 1.5 million statistics, forecasts, dossiers, reports and infographics on 80,000 topics from more than 22,500 sources. From the rabbit pet food market value in the UK, to the share of population reading newspapers daily in Norway, to a breakdown of mobile gamers in China. The platform combines economic data, consumer insights, opinion polls and demographic trends.

All data can be downloaded within seconds in 4 different office formats. On top, every student, lecturer and member of staff receives full publication and usage rights of the data (useful if you present at a conference for example). Automatic Citation output is included, too.

Tutorials: https://www.statista.com/getting-started/welcome-to-statista

More information about the Campus License: https://www.statista.com/accounts/education/

PAP POLISH PRESS AGENCY

Trail run until  September 15, 2019

Until August 9, 2019 is trial run of JSTOR ARCHIVAL JOURNALS COLLECTIONS

Until August 9, 2019 is trial run of OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS

DUKE UNIVERSITY PRESS

Publishing platform of  Duke University

Duke University Press supports scholars in doing what they are passionate about: learning, teaching, and effecting positive change in the world. This bold, progressive spirit drives both what and how we publish. Each year we publish about 120 new books, more than 50 journals, and multiple digital collections that transform current thinking and move fields forward.

Our work supports Duke University’s mission to advance the frontiers of knowledge and contribute to the international community of scholarship.

The Press was founded in 1921 and is located in Durham, North Carolina, in the United States.

e-Duke lista książek elektronicznych

e-Duke lista czasopism elektronicznych

Business and Economics Pearson|eTextbooks Library

Trail run of SAGE Publishing until April 5, 2019!

SAGE Business Cases

Trail run of streaming video platform on demand until March 14, 2019!

Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video platform for public libraries and universities that offers viewers a large collection of award-winning films and documentaries.

Train run of  database South Asia Archive Taylor & Francis Group until March 25, 2019!

Trail run Februar 18 – Mai 18, 2019

BioOne COMPLETE is an online aggregation of primary research in the fields of organismal biology, ecology, zoology, and environmental science. A valuable resource for students, faculty, and researchers, featuring timely content on a wide-array of today’s most pressing topics, including global warming, stem cell research, and ecological and biodiversity conservation.

Presentation of BioONE

2019_BioOneComplete Title List

Loeb Classical Library

Trail run from November 13 to December 12, 2018

Gale State Papers Online: 18th century 1714 -1782 P.IV: Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and Turkey

Mai 14 – June 13, 2018

State Papers Online: Eighteenth Century, 1714-1782 represents the final section of the State Papers series from the National Archives in the UK before the series was closed and replaced by the Home Office and Foreign Office series in 1782. Covering the reigns of the Hanover rulers George I (1714-1727) and George II (1727-1760) and part of the reign of George III (up to 1782), the series provides unparalleled access to thousands of manuscripts that reveal the behind-the-scenes, day-to-day running of the British Government during the eighteenth century.

As such, State Papers Online: Eighteenth Century, 1714-1782 is vital to any understanding of the political, social, and economic history of the period and an essential resource for any scholar or student studying Britain and Europe the eighteenth century. The complete archive includes:

  • Part I: State Papers Domestic, Military and Naval and the Registers of the Privy Council
  • Part II: State Papers Foreign- Low Countries and Germany
  • Part III: State Papers Foreign: Western Europe
  • Part IV: State Papers Foreign: Scandinavia, Eastern Europe and Turkey [2018]

Gale – The Stuart and Cumberland Papers from the Royal Archives, Windsor Castle [1689-1807]

Digitised for the first time, the Stuart and Cumberland Papers from the Royal Archives at Windsor Castle are now available online in their entirety. The Stuart Papers represent the correspondence and personal documents of the exiled members of the Stuart dynasty after 1688.

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Academic Search Ultimate and Business Source Ultimate to appear in the University’s EBSCOhost platform

Trial run from March 1 to May.

Academic Search Ultimate

Academic Search Ultimate offers the most comprehensive multidisciplinary access to scholarly publications. It provides full-text reading experiences of thousands of magazines published in the English language and other languages throughout the world, from popular to peer-reviewed. The database includes a large number of peer-reviewed journals indexed in leading citation indexes. The combination of titles of global publications with those that are published locally, makes Academic Search a truly comprehensive research tool for students, researchers and individuals who are after an extensive information source within a global perspective.

Business Source Ultimate

Business Source Ultimate Business Source Ultimate aims to provide students with a broader, more global perspective in their research to track business trends and topics worldwide. Thousands of English language and native-language full-text journals from Asia, Oceania, Europe and Latin America provide access to local news on business on an unprecedented scale. Business Source Ultimate also includes case studies, industry profiles, SWOT analyses, books/monographs, articles from business journals, magazines and trade publications, market research reports, etc. The subject covered by the database: bookkeeping, administration, banking, economics, finances, human resources management, marketing and sales.

Trial run BrowZine mobile application – free with the AMU institutional subscription, from April 4 to June 3, 2018

BrowZine, a tool for scholarly journal browsing, can be downloaded for Apple, Android, iOS and Kindle Fire using each device’s respective app store (to access BrowZine from your smartphone or tablet, download the BrowZine app from: Apple App Store, Google Play Store or Amazon App Store).

Upon the first access to the application, choose the name of the library- Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznan and confirm Reader’s Account Number.

BrowZine provides access to many of our licensed scholarly journals on your desktop and mobile device. You can create a personal bookshelf of favourite journals and save articles to be read later. Use BrowZine to keep track of your favourite journals and to learn about the new developments in your field. Personalised functions are available after BrowZine user’s account has been created.

Video tutorial >>click here

Citavi. Organise your knowledge!

Citavi Version 5.7.1/6.0 is a robust and interesting alternative to traditional RM tools. The basic e-mail address format (username@amu*) should be submitted upon the initial registration of the User

site address:  www.citavi.com/amu

Citavi downloadable manual (in a pdf. file)

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