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Databases marked with the EBSCO logo are searchable in OneSearch.
A comprehensive database with a coverage of more than 10,000 academic journals from multiple publishers. Its broad subject coverage includes the sciences and engineering, the arts, social sciences, and humanities.
Full-text access to the journals of the Association of Computing Machinery.
Access to core ACS journals from 1996 to present in catalysis, chemical biology, analytical chemistry, environment, nano, crystals, materials, and more.
The library has access to select titles from AIP back to volume 1 for each title: Applied Physics Letters, Chaos, Journal of Applied Physics, The Journal of Chemical Physics, Journal of Mathematical Physics, Physics of Fluids, Physics of Plasmas, Physics Today, Review of Scientific Instruments, and open access journals: AIP Advances, APL Materials, APL Photonics, and Structural Dynamics.
Provides coverage of applied sciences and computing by combining databases from EBSCO Publishing and H.W. Wilson. It has full text for 1,200 journals, with content from numerous leading trade journals, professional and technical society journals, and conference proceedings.
Full-text access to all the APS journals.
A highly-automated electronic archive and distribution server for research articles. Covered areas include physics, mathematics, computer science, nonlinear sciences, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, statistics, electrical engineering and systems science, and economics. arXiv is maintained and operated by the Cornell University Library with guidance from the arXiv Scientific Advisory Board and the arXiv Member Advisory Board, and with the help of numerous subject moderators.
ASCE Library provides full-text access to all ASCE journals and conference proceedings. Subjects include structural, geotechnical, transportation, aerospace, environmental, energy, hydrologic, and hydraulic engineering as well as urban planning, infrastructure, construction management, and nano- and micromechanics.
ASME Digital Library searches the society's transaction journals, conference proceedings, and e-books. Khalifa University has full-text access only to the 25 transaction journals starting in 2000. Older journal articles and conference papers must be ordered individually.
ASTM Compass® is a collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information, including aerospace, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science and solar engineering disciplines.
Business Source Elite offers full text for nearly 1,100 business publications and contains expanded PDF backfiles for more than 150 titles (back to 1985 or the first issue published for that journal). More than 10,150 substantial company profiles from MarketLine are also included.
Online and multimedia version of Encyclopedia Britannica, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Thesaurus, and Merriam-Webster's Dictionary of Quotations. Also included are the World Atlas, and World Data Analyst Online, a program with current and historical statistics on 217 countries of the world, which makes for easy historical and cross-national comparisons.
The CUP subscription includes all current Cambridge online journals and a 10-year back file. The collection has broad subject coverage ranging from business to molecular biology and politics.
CultureGrams is a reference for concise and reliable cultural information on the countries of the world. It provides country reports that go beyond mere facts and figures to deliver a one-of-a-kind perspective on daily life and culture, including the background, customs, and lifestyles of the world's people.
More than 900 journals covering all areas of scientific research.
ProQuest Ebook Central is your resource for ebooks providing breadth and depth of authoritative academic content.
This collection offers more than 180,000 e-books from multiple publishers on a wide variety of subjects.
This collection offers more than 6,000 e-books from multiple publishers on a wide variety of subjects.
A collection of videos and text material on engineering failures and successes from Alexander Street Press. Case studies include documentaries, accident reports, lectures, interviews on incidents such as flight crashes, bridge collapses, nuclear plant failures, automobile design flaws, and the like.
Offers more than 3000 full-text titles in engineering, computer science and related areas.
Provides access to educational literature and resources. This database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.
Established in 2011, the Statistical Centre for the Cooperation Council for the Arab Countries of the Gulf (“GCC-Stat”) provides a common official pool of statistics and data for the member states of the Gulf Cooperation Council or (“GCC”) in both English and Arabic. The site also contains the GCC Statistical Bulletin.
Produced by the American Geosciences Institute, this comprehensive geosciences database contains bibliographic records for geosciences literature from around the world. Library has enabled full text linking to available resources.
A comprehensive Internet resource for research across the geosciences, built on a database of peer-reviewed journals and integrated with GeoRef.
Covers global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Includes full-text.
The Abu Dhabi Library has a print subscription to Harvard Business Review. Online issues are available through Ebsco’s Business Source Elite database from 1985 to the present.
Provides full-text access to all IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) transaction journals, conference proceedings, and standards.
INFORMS offers a wide array of content and information about Operations Research and Analytics.
Created by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, this leading bibliographic database provides abstracts and indexing to the world's scientific and technical papers in physics, electrical engineering, electronics, communications, control engineering, computing, information technology, manufacturing, production and mechanical engineering. Library has enabled full text linking to available resources
The IOP Publishing subscription offers access to 70 journals in all fields of physics including Applied Physics; Astronomy & Astrophysics; Atomic, Molecular & Optical Physics; Biophysics & Biomedical Physics; Condensed Matter; Earth Science; High Energy & Plasma Physics; Instrumentation & Measurement; Materials Science & Nanotechnology; Mathematical & Computational Physics. Dates ranges for the subscribed titles are available here. IOP Publishing also offers free titles, listed here. The library’s subscription does not include online books.
Journal Citation Reports gives a systematic, objective means to evaluate the world’s leading scientific and scholarly journals. By analyzing citation references, Journal Citation Reports measures research influence and impact at the journal and category levels, and shows the relationship between citing and cited journals.
Archival (not current) journals in the Arts and Sciences Collections.
Knovel is a unique database combining full-text books and reference books with interactive analytic tools embedded in some of the resources. The subscription includes aerospace, biochemistry, chemistry, computer hardware, material properties data, metals, nanotechnology, optics, plastics, project management, and these engineering disciplines: chemical, civil, electrical, environmental, industrial, manufacturing, mechanical, transportation.
Indexes journals, books, reports and proceedings in library sciences, online retrieval, information management.
Lynda.com provides an online library of over 200,000 high-quality video tutorials and courses on topics relating to computing, business, management, marketing, education, elearning, design, web development, animation, and audio.
MathScinet (Abstract-only) offers reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature dating back to the early 1800s.
The Nature subscription includes all Nature-branded journals for the previous 4 years plus the current year. It also includes Scientific American in pdf format. Nature journals cover biotechnology, chemistry, climate change, energy, genetics, geoscience, medicine, nanotechnology, neuroscience, photonics, and physics. Note that in Ebsco Academic Search Complete, earlier years for some Nature titles are available, as well as Scientific American back to 2005 (html format only). Nature does not provide a way to search subscribed material only. See list of titles included and excluded at http://libguides.kustar.ac.ae/content.php?pid=689022
Published by the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), OnePetro is the premier online source for technical literature regarding the oil and gas exploration and production industry. OnePetro has input from 20 publishers, with access to over 180,000 items. OnePetro.org is the definitive resource on upstream oil and gas.
Access the largest collection of peer-reviewed optics and photonics content via OSA's Digital Library, Optics InfoBase.
230+ in-depth, specialized titles from Oxford University Press’s award-winning Encyclopedias and Companions, and a selection of partner publishers’ scholarly works .
Public Library of Science. Open access (free) journals in biology and medicine.
The database consists of PH.D and Masters Dissertations and theses – over 3 million theses abstracts, with approximately half in full text.
PubMed comprises more than 29 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to free full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites. PubMed does not provide access to the subscribed full text articles. However, the special Khalifa University PubMed link (PubMed@KU) connects PubMed records to KU's library subscriptions and inter-library loan services (to request articles we do not own). Each PubMed record abstract page should have a Full text @ Khalifa University link in the upper right corner of the screen. Clicking this link will connect PubMed to the library's resources/ Inter-library Loan page.
PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).
RefWorks is a powerful online research management tool used by more than 1,200 research organizations worldwide. This writing and collaboration solution is designed to help researchers easily gather, organize, store, share information, and instantly generate citations and bibliographies
Safari Books Online is a collection of over 24,000 full-text books and videos relating to information technology and business.
Full-text access to all 2012 and 2013 books.
Covers physics, astronomy, energy, engineering, computer science, materials science, math, environmental science, chemistry, and chemical engineering.
Online journals and archive from 1995 to date
Subject include the Science Direct subscription includes all Elsevier journal articles from 1995 to date. Subjects include Engineering, Computer Science, Environmental Science, Materials Science, Mathematics, Physics, Biochemistry and Health Sciences, as well as Business, Economics and Social Sciences.
AAAS publishes six respected peer-reviewed journals.
Offers quick, easy access to the research performance of 8,500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide.
Index (not full-text) for 20,000 journals, conference papers, patents and other resources in physical sciences, health sciences, life sciences and social sciences back to 1996 and arts and humanities back to 2002. For more detail on coverage, click here.
Full-text access to all books from 2005-2014
Subjects include behavioral Sciences, Biomedical & Life Sciences, Business & Economics, Chemistry & Material science Computer Science, Earth & Environmental Science, Engineering Humanities, Social Science & Law Mathematics & Statistics, Medicine, Physics & Astronomy, Professional and Applied computing.
e-Journal Core Collection 1997 to date
The Springer e-Journal Core Collectionincludes around 1342 journal titles with access starting in 1997.
Access to 1589 journals in science, technology, social sciences, and humanities.
Web of Science (WoS) indexes over 11,000 important journals and conferences in the sciences, social sciences, and the arts and humanities. In addition to searching by topic or author, WoS is useful for finding articles citing a known author, and for expanding a search to articles citing the same references. WoS includes Journal Citation Reports (JCR) for identifying a journal’s impact factor (importance based on how frequently its articles are cited). WoS does not include full-text but links to full-text if the library subscribes to the item.
Wiley Digital Archives comprised of unique or rare historical primary sources, digitized from leading societies, libraries, and archives around the world.
Wiley Online Library hosts the world's broadest and deepest multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities.