Support for Science
You can find information about how to contact us at Support from UWS Library.
Contact us if you would like advice on:
- finding information for your assignments
- choosing keywords and setting limits
- choosing resources to search
- assessing credibility of sources
- compiling a search strategy for a literature review
- reference management
Digimap Ordnance Survey Collection: searchable and downloadable Ordnance Survey maps, geological maps and aerial images of Great Britain for educational use (free registration may be required)
GALE OneFile News - full-text newspaper resource that provides access to more than 2,300 major world newspapers, and includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts.
Nature Online: choose 'Nature Journal' to reach full text articles
Oxford Scholarship Online: e-books on social science, humanities, science, medicine and law
QGIS: open source geographic information system. Download mapping software to make advanced use of maps
ScienceDirect: full text journals and e-books on a range of subjects (free registration may be required)
SciFinder Chemical Abstract Service: Industry Standard detail about Organic and Inorganic Substances. Contact the library to register for a password
Statista - a wide variety of statistics, industry data and analysis from the UK, Europe and around the world. Enhance your presentations with the downloadable tables, charts and infographics.
Web of Science: scientific journal article and e-book citation indexing service that also provides full text links to other databases
Wiley Online Library: full-text articles covering science, social science and humanities subjects
Zetoc: Tables of contents for research journals (not full-text)