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Information Resources

Databases

JSTOR – JSTOR provides access to a trusted archive of important scholarly journals. Content in JSTOR spans many disciplines. You log in to JSTOR with your personal username and password. Ask the librarian for more information.

World Book Encyclopedia Online – World Book is an online encyclopedia with research tips, e-books, English dictionary and a citation builder. You log in to World Book Online with a username and password. Ask the librarian for more information.

Mediearkivet - Mediearkivet is a Swedish database with articles from Swedish most important newspapers and magazines. To access Mediearkivet you log in to SchoolSoft and follow the link under Files and Links.

Landguiden – Facts about countries in Swedish. You can access Landguiden from the computers in the school.

Stockholmskällan – Facts about countries in Swedish.

BBC History – BBC’s history database.

BBC Religion – BBC’s religion database.

History World – History database with timelines.

Doaj – Full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages.

Scientific information

Google Scholar – Search for scholarly material across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts and court opinions, from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities and other web sites.

DiVA – DiVA portal is a finding tool and an institutional repository for research publications and student theses written at 29 universities and colleges of higher education in Sweden.

forskning.se – Forskning.se is a nationwide website that provides information on research and research findings in Sweden.

SwePub – Academic publications at Swedish universities. Search among scholarly articles, conference papers and dissertations.

Open Yale Courses – Free and open access to a selection of introductory courses taught by distinguished teachers and scholars at Yale University.

University of Oxford Podcasts – Over 3000 free audio and video lectures, seminars and teaching resources from Oxford University.

YouTube EDU – Educational videos.

Stockholm public library database list

Link collections

Librarian´s Internet Index – High-quality websites carefully selected, described, and organized by a team of librarians. In the “Ready Reference and Quick Facts” section you can find lots of useful and interesting sites.

Referensbiblioteket.se – Swedish reference collection.

Library catalogues

IEGS library catalogue – Search in the school library catalogue.

Stockholms stadsbibliotek – Stockholm public library.

LIBRIS – Swedish university and science libraries.

Regina – National Library of Sweden.

Special libraries in Stockholm

Language dictionaries

Google translate – Translate text, web pages and words from more than 50 languages.

Lexin – Translation to 15 minority languages.

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