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African Digital Library (ADL) 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. Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA) 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 collection in the fields of food, agriculture, environmental science and related social sciences. collection of 908 journals to institutions in 69 countries can be accessed. Meet your subject librarian for login information BioOne Online Journal 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. The Database of African Theses and Dissertation (DATAD) 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 Theses and Disserations can be obtain from the AAU website. EBSCO HOST 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. Meet your subject librarian for login information Health Internetwork Access to Research Initiative (HINARI) 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. Meet your subject librarian for login information Journal Storage Project (JSTOR) 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. The National Academies Press (NAP) 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. National Virtual Library A new addition to the electronic resources available to the University 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) 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. Meet your subject librarian for login information Oxford Journals 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 Questia - The Online Library of Books and Journals 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