Academia

Databases in English and other languages.

If you live within the municipality of Aalborg, you can access these databases from home with your library logon (CPR number and PIN).

You have free access to all content unless other is specified in the description of the database. 

You can use the databases either through a browser or - for some databases - an app. Some facilities in the databases are not supported by Explorer. Please remember to update the app, whenever a new version is released. 

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Masterfile Premier

Find full text articles on nearly all topics in English from acclaimed magazines like American History, ComputerWorld, Foreign Affairs, History Today, New Yorker, NewsWeek, PC World, Scientific American, Time og Vanity Fair.

Instructions

  1. Go to MasterFile Premier 
  2. MasterFile Premier gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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PressReader lets you keep track of news from more than 100 countries all around the globe. The newspapers – and some magazines - are available in a pdf format on the same morning as they are published.

Instructions

  1. Go to PressReader or download the app “PressReader” 
  2. Login to PressReader in a browser with your library login (CPR and PIN)
  3. Create a profile 4. Log on the app with your profile credentials
  4. You have access for 24 hours. You can renew your access by logging in first from the browser secondly in the app

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Britanica Library

Comprehensive and regularly updated dictionary with articles, biographies, country information, statistics, illustrations and videos.

Instructions

  1. Go to Britanica Library
  2. Britanica Library gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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CREDO

Direct access to more than 700 dictionaries within a wide range of issues in one search. The database gives you an overview of fields and contains a mind map facility that makes it easy to visualize relates issues.

Instructions

  1. Go to CREDO 
  2. CREDO gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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Ebook Central

Find both fiction and non-fiction on a wide range of topics for all ages. All 32.000 e-books are in English.

Instructions

  1. Go to Ebook Central
  2. Search and start reading the book you need
  3. Alternatively, you can create an account and download Adobe Digital Edition that is available for free. This gives you access to downloading 10 books for 2 weeks to read offline, create bookshelves and bookmarks as well as downloading chapters – up to 60 pages
  4.  Alternatively, you can download the app Bluefire Reader (costs 25 kr) if you want to read at your tablet or phone. Log on the app with your profile credentials

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Europa World Plus

Political and economic information about more than 250 countries and 1.700 international organizations. Contains interactive and visual facilities for comparison of countries based on statistics.

Instructions

  1. Go to Europa World Plus
  2. Europa World Plus gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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Gale in Context – Global Issues

Use it to find news, articles from magazines and academic journals or audio, video and stills on almost every topic when it comes to international issues. You can also listen to the articles or interpret them into other languages.

Instructions

  1. Go to Gale in Context – Global Issues  
  2. Gale in Context – Global Issues gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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Gale Context Highschool

Use it to find peer reviewed articles about history, culture, politics, social science, natural science and geography. Choose between basic, intermediate eller advanced level. Podcasts, video, illustrations, statistics, speaches and primary sources.

Instructions

  1. Go to Gale Context Highschool 
  2. Gale Context Highschool gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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Women's Studies International

Find articles on international gender research literature from 1881 up till today.

Instructions

  1. Go to Women's Studies International 
  2. Women's Studies International gives you a wide range of search possibilities 
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

Logobillede: Gale In Context Biography

Gale Context Biography

Use it to find information about famous authors, poets, musicians, actors and historical figures - from around the world.  You will find news, articles, websites and pictures.

Instructions

  1. Go to Gale Context Biography
  2. Gale Context Biography gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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Ancestry Library

Genealogical database with names and information from more than 4.000 collections and databases.

Instructions

  1. Go to Ancestry Library 
  2. Ancestry Library gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. In "Charts and Forms" please find charts and matrixes for your own use – e.g.s ancestral charts and research calendars.
  4. For beginners – please find help in "Learning Center"

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Access Science

Articles, dictionaries and biographies covering natural science. Videos and animations support the texts.

Instructions

  1. Go to Access Science
  2. Access Science gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

Logobillede: Gale In Context Science

Gale Context Science

Use it to browse through dictionaries and articles within a wide range of issues of natural science like medicine, geology, biology. Choose between basic, intermediate eller advanced level.

Besides articles find clips from papers, sound and video and links.

Instructions

  1. Go to Gale Context Science
  2. Gale Context Science l gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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Greenfile

Climate database on issues like global warming, sustainability, green energy, pollution and organic farming.

Instructions

  1. Go to Greenfile 
  2. Greenfiles gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches
  4. Greenfiles is a section of the database Masterfile Premier

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Literature Resource Center

Literature scientific articles and critical essays on authors, works, genres and periods.

The database also contains full text poems, short stories, plays, reviews of books, movies and theater plays.

Instructions

  1. Go to Literature Resource Center
  2. Literature Resource Center gives you a wide range of search possibilities
     

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Oxford Art Online

Find articles on painting, sculpture, architecture, ceramics, textiles, design etc.

You can see art from museums all over the world and find biographical information on artists and their works.

Instructions

  1. Go to Oxford Art Online
  2. Oxford Art Online gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

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Oxford Music Online

Find articles on musicology covering most genres and artists through the world history.

Instructions

  1. Go to Oxford Music Online
  2. Oxford Music Online gives you a wide range of search possibilities
  3. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your articles and searches

IT

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Books24x7 ITpro

IT e-books on e.g.  development, configuration, operation, databases, security and server technologies from well-known publishers.  

Instructions

  1. Go to Books24x7 ITpro 
  2. You can choose to create a profile to keep track on your e-books and searches