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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.

Nationalencyklopedin - ne.se is an online encyclopedia with language dictionaries, educational movies and themed packages that follow the Swedish curriculum. You can access ne.se on the school computers. You can also create a personal login if you want to use the encyclopedia outside school. Ne.se is in Swedish.

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.

Stockholmskällan – Facts about Stockholm 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

Bibblan guidar – Swedish reference collection

MLA Style Center - The MLA Style Center helps you with referencing.  It has a FAQ section, provides sample papers in MLA style and guidelines on formatting research papers in MLA style.

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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