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Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA). Is an initiative of Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) in conjunction with major publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to an outstanding Digital Library Collections in the fields of Food, Agriculture, Environmental Science and related Social Sciences. Collection of 908 Journals to Institutions in 69 Countries can be accessed.
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The ACM Digital Library (DL) is the most comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records in existence today covering the fields of computing and information technology. The full-text database includes the complete collection of ACM's publications, including journals, conference proceedings, magazines, newsletters, and multimedia titles and currently consists of: • 407,367 Full-text articles • 2.0+ Million Pages of full-text articles • 18,000+ New full-text articles added each year • 44+ High Impact Journals with 2-3 new journals being launched each year • 275+ Conference Proceedings Titles added each year • 2,000+ Proceedings Volumes • 8 Magazines (including the flagship Communications of the ACM, the most heavily cited publication in the field of computing according to Thomson-Reuters) • 37 Technical Newsletters from ACM's Special Interest Groups (SIGs) • 6,500+ Video files • 594 Audio files.
In addition to the full-text database, the ACM Digital Library is heavily integrated with and includes unrestricted access to the Guide to Computing Literature bibliography.




The African Digital Library (ADL) is a collection of Electronic Books (eBooks) that can be accessed and used free-of-charge by any person living on the African Continent. Individuals can access the library from any PC that is connected to the Internet in Africa. The objective of the ADL is to develop a digital library that is available free-of-charge, to residents and institutions of Africa, for academic and business use.



BioOne is a Global, not-for-profit collaboration bringing together Scientific Societies, Publishers, and Libraries to Provide Access to critical, Peer-Reviewed research in the Biological, Ecological, and Environmental Sciences.



Ebscohost is an Online System accessible via the internet. It offers a variety of propriety full text databases and popular databases from leading information providers. The databases range from General Reference Collections to specifically-designed, subject-specific databases for public, academic, school, corporate and government libraries.
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Is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from nearly 2,500 journals and 26,000 books with over 12,609,638 articles various subject areas.



Gale PowerSearch provides your researchers with access to almost all the Gale content in your library's collection through one, single search query.



HINARI Programme set up by WHO together with major publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections of biomedical and health literature. More than 8,000 information resources (in 30 different languages) are now available to health institutions in 105 countries, areas and territories benefiting many thousands of health workers and researchers, and in turn, contributing to improve world health.
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The IEEE Xplore digital library is a powerful resource for discovery 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 3-million full-text documents from some of the world's most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics.
The content in IEEE Xplore comprises over 160 journals, over 1,200 conference proceedings, more than 3,800 technical standards, over 1,000 eBooks and over 300 educational courses. Approximately 25,000 new documents are added to IEEE Xplore each month.




The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) eLibrary simplifies analysis and research with direct access to the IMF’s periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools. You will find information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and so much more.



Journal Storage Project (JSTOR) Used by millions for research, teaching, and learning. With more than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources, JSTOR is one of the world's most trusted sources for academic content.




A new addition to the electronic resources available to the University of Jos Community is the National Virtual Library, which as you are aware is National University Commissions' (NUC) electronic library project aimed at providing qualitative information resources (eBooks, Books, Journals,) to enhance study, research and teaching in Nigerian Universities. Meet your subject librarian for login information



Online Access to Research in the Environment (OARE), an international public-private consortium coordinated by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), Yale University, and leading science and technology publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections of environmental science research.
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The Oxford Open initiative expands Oxford Journals' experiments with Open Access publishing models. It includes full and optional open access to more than 90 journals drawn from every subject area. It specializes in Subject Areas of : Economics, Humanities, Law, life Sciences, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, Medicine and Social Sciences




Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize research. As research becomes increasingly global, interdisciplinary and collaborative, you can make sure that critical research from around the world is not missed when you choose Scopus.




The Database of African Theses and Dissertation (DATAD) project of the Association of African Universities (AAU) Accra, Ghana is housed in the Documents Section of the Library. Access to digitized bibliographic records of University of Jos Theses and Disserations can be obtain from the AAU website.




The National Academies Press (NAP) was created by the National Academies to publish the reports issued by the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council, all operating under a charter granted by the Congress of the United States. The NAP publishes more than 200 books a year on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and health, capturing the most authoritative views on important issues in science and health policy.



Questia is the first online library that provides 24/7 access to the world's largest online collection of books and journal articles in the humanities and social sciences, plus magazine and newspaper articles. You can search each and every word of all of the books and journal articles in the collection. You can read every title cover to cover
The Oxford Open initiative expands Oxford Journals' experiments with Open Access publishing models. It includes full and optional open access to more than 90 journals drawn from every subject area. It specializes in Subject Areas of : Economics, Humanities, Law, life Sciences, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, Medicine and Social Sciences