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Web of Science

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  • Subject coverage: arts, humanities, sciences and social sciences
  • Size/scope: citation databases that allow searching for a specific article by subject, author, journal or author address. It is also possible to search for articles that cite a known author or work
    Web of Science consists of:
    Science Citation Index 1899-present
    Social Sciences Citation Index 1898-present
    Arts & Humanities Citation Index 1975-present
    Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science 1990-present
    Biosis Previews Archive 1969-2008
    Medline 1950-present
    Journal Citation Reports and Essential Science Indicators
  • Type of content: academic journal article
  • Date range: 1945-
  • Level of access: some links to full text.

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Westlaw UK

>> Go to Westlaw UK

  • Subject coverage: legal database
  • Size/scope: Statutes and Statutory Instruments currently in force and broad coverage of law report series. Some full text law journals. Contains selected practitioner's materials. Includes EU legislation and case law. If you require international materials, click on 'Region' (top left of screen), then select 'International'
  • Type of content: legal materials
  • Level of access: Some full text available.

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Bournemouth University does not licence all Westlaw content and does not currently subscribe to Practical Law

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Which?

>> Go to Which?

  • Subject coverage: consumer information
  • Size/scope: online version of Which? magazines
  • Type of content: news, reviews and recommendations on various products, plus, reports about various industries including technology, travel, environment, finance, motor trade and hospitality
  • Level of access: full text available.

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WHO Reproductive Health Library

>> Go to WHO Reproductive Health Library

  • Subject coverage: reproductive health
  • Size/scope: 300 articles about evidence-based practice in reproductive health. Topics include: reproductive tract infections, HIV/AIDS, pregnancy and childbirth, neonatal health, contraception and sterilisation, and gynaecology
  • Type of content: academic journal articles, editorials, videos
  • Date range: 1997
  • Level of access: some full text available.

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Wiley Online Library

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  • Subject coverage: science, technology, medicine, social sciences and humanities
  • Size/scope: over 1200 Wiley-Blackwell journals
  • Type of content: academic journals
  • Level of access: full text available.

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World Advertising Research Centre (WARC)

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  • Subject coverage: Advertising
  • Size/scope: Information supplied by key professional organisations in the area of advertising including the American Association of Advertising Agencies (AAAA), Advertising Research Foundation (ARF), Admap, European Society for Opinion and Marketing Research (ESOMAR), Institute of Practitioners in Advertising (IPA)
  • Type of content: case studies, statistics, conference papers and full text of selected journals including the Journal of Advertising Research and ADMAP
  • Level of access: some full text available.

Note: The off-campus link above is the only off-campus access route for this service

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WorldWideScience.org

>> Go to WorldWideScience.org

  • Subject coverage: science
  • Size/scope: gateway searching national and international scientific databases and portals from over 60 participating countries
  • Level of access: some full text available.