Online Gateway

Online Access to Research in the Enviroment (OARE): Containing peer reviewed journals in Sciences, Engineering, Education, Social Sciences, Law and Arts broadly defined.


Access to Research Initiative (HINARI): Provides full access to over 7385 major journals in biomedical and related several sources. From HINARI, you have access to oxford textbook of medicine, 5th Edition.


Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA): Agora provides online access to peer reviewed research publications mainly in Agriculture, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Biophysics, Entomology, Food Sciences, Forestry and Ecology/Enviroment.


EBSCO Host Resources: This is a database of complete resources on numerous walks of life. The Academic Source Complete, designed specifically for academic institutions. It offers multi-displinary full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, the database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1865, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF formats. Other definitive online resources include: Business Source Complete, Educational Research Complete, Computers and Applied Sciences Complete, Health Source - Consumer Edition, Health Source - Nursing/Academic Edition, Legal Collection, etc.


PROTA: PROTA contains publications on over 7,000 useful plants of Tropical Africa.


WORLD DIGITAL LIBRARY: The World Digital Library (WDL) makes available on the Internet, free-of-charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from countries and cultures around the world.


BIOLINE INTERNATIONAL: BIOLINE INTERNATIONAL provides 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 resources.


BIBLIOMANANIA: BIBLIOMANANIA has thousands of e-books, poems, articles, short stories and plays. This is a rich source for Literature and History


BRITISH LIBRARY OF DEVELOPMENT STUDIES (BLDS): provides research collection on economic and social change in developing countries.


DATABASE OF AFRICAN THESIS AND DISSERTATIONS (DATAD): This is a programme to improve management and access to African scholarly work.


DIRECTORY OF OPEN ACCESS JOURNAL (DOAJ): DOAJ is an online repository containing free, full text, quality controlled, scientific and scholarly Journals in Sciences, Social Sciences, Arts and Architecture, Agriculture and Food Sciences, Technology and Engineering.


JSTOR: Contains peer reviewed multidisciplinary research publications including sources like Arts and Sciences I-VII, Life Sciences, 19th Century British Pamphlets and Business III.


International Network for Availability of Scientific Publications (INASP)


Directory of Open Access Books: Provides links to online books in different disciplines.


eLibrary USA: United State of American Electronic Library Services. Very resourceful in multidisciplinary research and downloadable in multi-faceted format.


Access to Research for Development and Innovation (ARDI): is coordinated by the World Intellectual Property Organisation together with its partners in the publishing industry with the aim to increase the availability of Scientific and technical information in developing countries. Currently, 14 publishers provide access to nearly 10,000 journals, books and reference works for 107 developing countries through ARDI.