Electronic Resources

The University Library has the following Electronic Resources:

Al-Manhal

Websitehttps://platform.almanhal.com/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: eBooks
  • Subscription:  till December 2018
  • Subjects:  Business & Economics, Law, Political & International Relations Science, Educational Science, Social Science, Islamic Studies, Language & Literature, History, Geography & Biographies.

Overview:

Al Manhal is an “Arabic electronic content service provider”. They provide “full-text searchable electronic databases of peer-reviewed and copyright protected Arabic publications”.

Al Manhal User Manual Arabic Version and English Version

EBSCO

Websitehttps://search.epnet.com

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Aggregated full text /bibliographic database
  • Subscription:  till Feb. 2018
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

The EBSCO Publishing Premier Package includes cross-searchable access to eight major databases: Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, Communication and Mass Media Complete, Computer Science, Consumer Health Info – Arabic, DynaMed, ERIC, Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts. Access is via EBSCOhost.

Edward Elgar Publishing

Edward Elgar Publishing

Websitehttps://www.emeraldinsight.com

About the e-Resource:

  • TypeJournals, eBooks
  • Subscriptiontill Dec. 2019 (through EIFL)
  • SubjectsMultidisciplinary

Overview:

The Edward Elgar Publishing Journals Collection includes seven leading peer reviewed journals in law, economics, and management and leadership studies. The Asia Pacific Journal of Environmental Law and the Cambridge International Law Journal are new additions.

The Edward Elgar Publishing Development Studies e-book Collection  includes access to 288 Development Studies and Development Economics titles published in 2015 or before. This is an interdisciplinary collection of books covering many areas of development studies including finance, economics, innovation studies, infrastructure development, health, corporate governance, public and social policy, migration, research methods, intellectual property, legal reform and more. The collection includes scholarly monographs, handbooks and reference books.

Emerald Group Publishing

Websitehttps://www.emeraldinsight.com/

About the e-resource:

  • Type: eBooks
  • Subscription: till June 2018
  • Subjects: management, business, economics

Overview:

Emerald is a global publisher linking research and practice to the benefit of society. The company manages a portfolio of nearly 300 journals and over 2,350 books and book series volumes, as well as providing an extensive range of online products and additional customer resources and services. Read more here

Oxford Textbook of Medicine Online

Websitehttp://oxfordmedicine.com

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: References
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2016 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects: Medicine & Health Sciences

Overview:

The Oxford Textbook of Medicine is the foremost international textbook of medicine. Unrivalled in its coverage of the scientific aspects and clinical practice of internal medicine and its subspecialties, it is a fixture in the offices and wards of physicians around the world.

Springer

Website:  BU Library Springer subscribed ebooks list

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: eBooks
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2017
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

You have full access to 13,000 ebook titles published from 2005-2008 as Bethlehem University Library purchased them from leading publishers at the MetaPress reader site.

BioOne

Websitehttps://www.bioone.org/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type:  Journals
  • Subscription:  till Dec. 2018 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects:  biological, ecological, and environmental sciences

Overview:

BioOne is a unique database that includes 180 high-impact research and peer reviewed journals with over 85,000 full-text articles.

Cambridge Journals

Websitehttps://journals.cambridge.org/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till December 2018 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

Cambridge Journals Online offers access to a multidisciplinary collection of over 340 leading journals covering science and technology, medicine, and the humanities and social sciences. Cambridge Journals are recognized globally for their quality, scope and editorial integrity. Many are the leading journals in their fields and together they form one of the most valuable and comprehensive collections of research available today.

EBSCO

Websitehttps://search.epnet.com

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Aggregated full text /bibliographic database
  • Subscription:  till Feb. 2018
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

The EBSCO Publishing Premier Package includes cross-searchable access to eight major databases: Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, Communication and Mass Media Complete, Computer Science, Consumer Health Info – Arabic, DynaMed, ERIC, Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts. Access is via EBSCOhost.

e-Duke Journals Scholarly Collection

Websitehttps://read.dukeupress.edu/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type:  Journals
  • Subscription:  till Dec. 2018 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects:   Humanities and Social Sciences

Overview:

The e-Duke Journals Scholarly Collections provide online access to Duke University Press journals in the humanities and social sciences. Bethlehem University Library’s subscription is for the expanded collection which includes the 39 titles in Standard as well as Comparative Literature, Genre, Journal of Music Theory, Novel, Philosophical Review, and TSQ: Transgender Studies Quarterly.

Edward Elgar Publishing

Websitehttps://www.emeraldinsight.com

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals, eBooks
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2019 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

The Edward Elgar Publishing Journals Collection includes seven leading peer reviewed journals in law, economics, and management and leadership studies. The Asia Pacific Journal of Environmental Law and the Cambridge International Law Journal are new additions.

The Edward Elgar Publishing Development Studies e-book Collection  includes access to 288 Development Studies and Development Economics titles published in 2015 or before. This is an interdisciplinary collection of books covering many areas of development studies including finance, economics, innovation studies, infrastructure development, health, corporate governance, public and social policy, migration, research methods, intellectual property, legal reform and more. The collection includes scholarly monographs, handbooks and reference books.

E-Marefa

Website:https://search.e-marefa.net/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: Till December 2019
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

Full & Unlimited access to the Academic Journals Database; 1750 Journals and about 250,000 articles on E-Marefa. The Academic journals published in the Arab world in Arabic, English and French which are issued by universities, research centers or Arab academic associations.

Euclid Prime

Websitehttps://projecteuclid.org/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2018
  • Subjects: Mathmatics and Statistics

Overview:

Euclid Prime is a growing collection of high-impact, peer-reviewed titles in theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics hosted by Project Euclid.

Intellect Journals

Website: https://www.ingentaconnect.com/

About the e-Resrouce:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2019 (through EIFL)
  • Subjests: multidisciplinary with more focus on visual arts, film studies, cultural and media studies, and performing arts

Overview:

Intellect is an independent academic publisher that publishes scholarly books and journals. Their aim is “to provide a vital space for widening critical debate in new and emerging subjects”.

IOPscience

Website:   https://iopscience.iop.org/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till December 2018 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects: Biological physics, chemistry, environment, mathematics, medical physics, physics

Overview:

IOPscience is an online service for journal content that is published by the Institute of Physics Publishing.

JSTOR

Websitehttps://www.JSTOR.org

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2023 (covered by BU MICAD program)
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

It provides full-text searches of almost 2,000 journals in more than 50 disciplines.

Project Muse

Websitehttps://muse.jhu.edu/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till the end of December 2018
  • Subjects: humanities and social science

Overview:

Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social science content for the scholarly community. Bethlehem University is currently subscribed to the Humanities Collection which includes high quality, peer reviewed journals.

Research4Life (HINARI, AGORA, OARE and ARDI)

Websitehttps://www.research4life.org/

Please note: The above link is for the login portal of the four programs

Research4Life is the collective name for the four programs – HINARIAGORAOARE and ARDI – that provides access to academic and professional peer-reviewed content online.

HINARI

Health InterNetwork Access to Research Initiative

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till December 2018
  • Subjects: biomedical and social sciences

Overview:

Health InterNetwork Access to Research Initiative (HINARI) is a global partnership managed by World Health Organization in association with the world’s leading science and medicine publishers and Yale University to provide free or low-cost online journal access to institutions in developing countries in support of the UN Millennium Development Goals.

AGORA

Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: eBooks, Journals
  • Subscription: till December 2018
  • Subjects: agriculture, fisheries, food, nutrition, veterinary science and related biological, environmental and social sciences

Overview:

AGORA provides access up to 5,200 journals, up to 4,200 e-books, and up to 20 other information resources.

OARE

Online Access to Research in the Environment

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: e-Books, Journals
  • Subscription: till December 2018
  • Subjects: chemistry, biotechnology

Overview:

OARE provides access to over  2,500 institutions access to up to 5,500  journals, up to 14,000 e-books, and up to 40 other information resources in a wide range of disciplines contributing to our understanding of the natural environment, including environmental toxicology and pollution, zoology, botany, ecology, environmental chemistry, geology, hydrology, oceanography, meteorology, climatology, geography, environmental economics, environmental law and policy, conservation policy and planning, environmental biotechnology, environmental engineering, energy, and many other disciplines.

ARDI

Access to Research for Development and Innovation

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till December 2018
  • Subjects: Science

Overview:

The Access to Research for Development and Innovation (ARDI) program provides online access to major scientific and technical journals.

Royal Society

Websitehttps://royalsocietypublishing.org/journals/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2017 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects: Biological sciences, physical, mathematical and engineering sciences, cross-disciplinary subjects.

Overview:

The Royal Society Journals Collection comprises nine high-impact titles in the physical and biological sciences.

International Monetary Fund

Websitehttps://www.elibrary.imf.org/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Database
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2017
  • Subjects: Business & Management, Social Sciences

Overview:

The IMF eLibrary provides publications in PDF format. It covers independent analysis on the financial crisis, development, macroeconomics, poverty reduction, trade, globalization, and much more.

IMF Videos:

Websitehttps://www.imf.org/external/mmedia

Oxford English Dictionary Online

Websitehttps://www.oed.com/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Dictionary
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2016 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

The Oxford English Dictionary Online is a guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past.

Oxford Reference Online

Websitehttps://www.oxfordreference.com

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: References
  • Subscription: till Dec. 2016 (through EIFL)
  • Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

Oxford Quick Reference is a core foundation of 135+ academic subject, language, and quotations dictionaries providing carefully vetted, trusted short-entry content.

Arabic Collections Online (ACO)

Websitehttps://dlib.nyu.edu/aco/

About the e-Resource:

Type: e-Books (Open Access)

Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

“Arabic Collections Online (ACO) is a publicly available digital library of public domain Arabic language content. Funded by New York University Abu Dhabi, this mass digitization project aims to expose up to 15,000 volumes from NYU and partner institutions over a period of five years. NYU and the partner institutions are contributing all types of material—literature, business, science, and more—from their Arabic language collections. ACO will provide digital access to printed books drawn from rich Arabic collections of prominent libraries.”

arXiv

Websitehttps://arxiv.org/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals (Open Access)
  • Subjects: Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics

Overview:

arXiv is a repository of electronic preprints, known as e-prints, of scientific papers in the fields of mathematics, physics, astronomy, computer science, quantitative biology, statistics, and quantitative finance, which can be accessed online. It offers open access to 790,158 e-prints.

ASH Image Bank

Websitehttps://imagebank.hematology.org/default.aspx

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Images (Open Access)
  • Subjects: Science

Overview:

ASH Image Bank is a Web-based image library that offers a comprehensive, growing collection of images relating to a wide range of hematology topics.

Asian Development Bank

Open Access Repository (OAR)

Websitehttps://openaccess.adb.org/

About the e-Resource:

Type: e-Books / e-journals (Open Access)

Subjects: Multidisciplinary

Overview:

ADB has made all its economic and development research on Asia and the Pacific available under open access. The ADB Open Access Repository (OAR) will include the complete current and back catalog of ADB research—well over 5,000 publications—dating back to 1966.

Bioline International

Websitehttps://www.bioline.org.br/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals (Open Access)
  • Subjects: Bioscience

Overview:

Bioline International is a pioneer in the provision of open access to peer reviewed bioscience journals published in developing countries. These journals contain timely research on public health, international development, tropical medicine, food and nutritional security, and biodiversity.

BioMed Central

Websitehttps://www.biomedcentral.com/

About the e-Resource:

  • Type: Journals (Open Access)
  • Subjects: Biological sciences, Nursing

Overview:

BioMed Central publishes 272 peer-reviewed open access journals.

Cultural Heritage

Digital Archives sites

ebooks online

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Palestine

  • Al-ayyam daily newspaper al-ayyam.com
  • Al-Hayyat al-Jadedah Online alhayat-j.com
  • Al-Haq (defending Human Rights in the Occupied Palestinian Territories) alhaq.org
  • Amnesty International    amnesty.org
  • Applied research Institute – Jerusalem arij.org
  • Arabic Media Internet Network – AMIN amin.org
  • B’Tselem: The Israeli Information Center for Human Rights in the Occupied Territories   btselem.org
  • BADIL (Resource Center for Palestinian Residency and Refugee Rights) badil.org
  • Behind the Wall (Friends Boys School, Ramallah) lifebehindthewall.com
  • Defence for Children International Palestine Section dci-pal.org
  • Encyclopedia of the Palestine Problem by Issa Nakhleh (Internet Edition) palestine-encyclopedia.com
  • Forced Migration Review (Magazine on refuge and internal displacement issues) fmreview.org
  • Friends of the Earth Middle East (FOEME) (Organization promoting sustainable development and peace building through environmental awareness) foeme.org
  • Jerusalem Media & Communication Center jmce.org
  • International Monetary Fund Resident Representative office for West Bank and Gaza imf.org/wbg
  • LAW – The Palestinian Society for the Protection of Human Rights and the Environment lawsociety.org
  • OCHA-oPt (united Nation office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in the occupied Palestinian Territory ochaopt.org
  • Palestine Mapping Center – PalMap palmap.org
  • Palestine Monitor palestinemonitor.org
  • Palestine News Agency – WAFA wafa.pna.net
  • Palestine Wildlife Society – PWLS wildlife-pal.org
  • Palestinian Academic Society for Study of International Affairs, Jerusalem – PASSIA passia.org
  • Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics pcbs.gov.ps
  • Palestinian Economic Council for Development and Reconstruction (PECDAR) pecdar.org
  • Palestinian Initiative for the Promation of Global Dialogue and Democracy – MIFTAH miftah.org
  • The Palestinian Human Rights Monitoring Group (PHRMG)   phrmg.org
  • The World Bank in West Bank and Gaza worldbank.org/ps
    البنك الدولي في الضفة الغربية وقطاع غزة

Psychology

  • American Psychological Association (the largest scientific and professional organization for psychology in the United States apa.org

Publishers’ Websites

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