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E-Resources

Campus Wide Access

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Legend Yellow   UGC-Infonet Pink   UoM Licensed Green   Open Access Resources

J-Gate Plus UoM WebOPAC Web of Science Manupatra

Reference Sources: Encyclopedia/Dictionaries/Academic Writing/Style Guides

    The free dictionary by Farlex     Wikipedia – Kannada
  Wikipedia   Reference Style Guides
  Virtual Learning Resource Centre   Microsoft Academic Search
  Global Research Gateway   Scholarly Societies Project
  Free On-Line Dictionary of Computing   Gazetteer, Department of Karnataka
  Oxford English Dictionary
 
Statistical Databases
  indiastat.com   ISID (Institute for Studies in Industrial Development)
  Social Science Data Services (Data for Research)   Election Commission of India
  Census of India   Directorate of Economic and Statistics
 
Journal Gateways/Search Engines/Databases/IR Harvesters
 
  Web of Science   Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
  J-Gate@e-ShodhSindu   Open Access Journals Search Engine (OAJSE)
  CORE: The world’s largest collection of open access research papers   Google Scholar
  BASE - BIefeld Academic Search Engine   HighWire Press
  Directory of Open Access Journals    arXiv e-Print Archive
  Public Library of Science   PubMed
  oaDOI: New Search Engine for Open Access Research   CiteSeerx 
  BioOne   List of open-access journals
  ScienceOpen   CORE:
  JURN: search tool for open access content   OAIster (>25 Million Articles, Books, etc)
 
Subject Specific
 
  Analytical Abstracts
  Catalysts & Catalysed Reactions   MathSciNet
  Chemical Hazards in Industry   SciFinder (Chemical Abstracts 1907+)
  ChemSpider   Geography: ICSSR Journal of Abstracts and Reviews
  Chromatography Abstracts   Political Science: ICSSR Journal of Abstracts and Reviews
  ChemSpider Synthetic Pages   PubMed Central
  Laboratory Hazards Bulletin   Shakespeare collection
  Natural Product Updates  
  Education Resources Inf. Center (ERIC)
  Social Science Research Network
  RePEc (Research Papers in Economics)  
 
Open Access E-Books
 
  South Asian Archive   Digital South Asia Library
  National Digital Library of India   UC Press e books
  DOAB   Archive.org/American Libraries(30,00,000+)
  Google books   Canadian Libraries (>318,000 Books)
  FreeBooks4Doctors   Rarebookroom
  Project Gutenberg   FreeBooks4Doctors
 
UOM Subcribed E-Books
 
  Elsevier (1237 Titles)   Emerald Publications Limited (750 Titles)
  SAGE Books (327 Titles)   McGraw Hill Education (750 Titles)
  Springer Link (8025 Titles)   Wiley Online Library (1861 Titles)
  Taylor and Francis E Books (3924 Titles)   American Chemical Society (1550 Titles)
  Oxford University Press (162 Titles)   CRC Press (3248 Titles)
  Cambridge university press (567 Titles)
 
 
E-ShodhSindhu: Consortium Journals
 

  American Chemical Society   Bioline International
  American Institute of Physics   BioMed Central (STM)
  American Physical Society   Hindawi Publishing Corporation
  Annual Reviews   Indian Academy of Sciences (IAS)
  Economic & Political Weekly   Indian Journals
  JSTOR   Journal of Digital Information (JoDI)
  Oxford University Press   Journal of Postgraduate Medicine
  Project Muse   MedIND
  Springer Link   Medknow Publications 
  Institute of Physics   Molecular Diversity Preservation International
  Science Journals   Public Library of Science (PLoS)
  Indian National Science Academy
  Current Science   Springer Plus
 
 
Document Specific Databases: Patents/Technical Reports/News Papers
 
  Free Patents Online (Multi-Country)   NTIS: National Technical Information Service
   US Patents   NTRS: NASA Technical Report Server
  European Patent Office    News Papers & Magazines (World)
  Canadian Patents Database   Japan Patent Office
  Indian Patent Office    
 
Information Gateways
 
Multi-Subject
  Internet Public Library   CNRE-Global Research Gateway
  Sakshat   SciCentral Science News
  EnviroLink: Environmental Resources   Elki Subject Gateway (Law, Politics, Society, Parliamentary)
  Infoport of Inflibnet   WorldWideScience
 
Subject-Specific
 
  Scott's Botanical Links - Subject Index   Mathematics WWW Virtual Library @FSU
  Ecology   Math on The Web
  Ecology WWW Page   The Mathematical Atlas
  English  Literature on the Web   Political Science Resources
   Political Parties: World List    SOSIG Social Science Information Gateway
  Human Security Gateway
  Information Technology Gateway (SIGIT)
  ViFaTec: Engineering Gateway
  Biology Browser
 
E-Theses and Dissertations
 
  Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)   OhioLINK: Electronic Theses and Dissertations Centre
  OATD Open Access Theses and Dissertations   CalTech Electronic Theses and Dissertations
  Shodhganga-Indian ETDs (INFLIBNET)   Registry of Open Access Repositories
  MGU PhD Theses Archive   etd@IISc IISc Repository of Theses and Dissertations
  DART-Europe E-theses Portal
 
Open Courseware
 
  Academia.edu   Open CourseWare Consortium
  Academic Earth   Open Learning Initiative at Carnegie Mellon
  JHSPH Open Courseware   OpenLearn (OU)
  MIT Open Courseware   Students for Free Culture
  Swayam Prabha Free DTH Channel for Education   Video Lecture
  e-PG Pathshala a gateway to all post graduate courses  
 
 
Open Access Institutional Repositories and Directories
 
  Directory of Open Access Repositories (OpenDOAR)   Registry of Open Access Repositories (ROAR)
  Analytical Sciences Digital Library (NISCAIR)   Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research
  Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment    Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
  Cochin University of Science & Technology   Information and Library Network Center
  Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University   Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU)
  Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI)   Mahatma Gandhi University
  Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IITB)   Management Development Institute (MDI)
  Indian Institute of Astrophysics   National Centre for Catalysis Research (NCCR)
  Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (ICAR)   NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository
  Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK)   Pandit Deendayal Petroleum Univeristy (PDPU)
  Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (IISc)   Thapar University (TU)
  IIT Kanpur (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur)   University of Delhi
  Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IITD)   University of Hyderabad
  Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore Centre (ISI)   IIT Gandhinagar
 
Blogs: Academic and Scientific
 
  PLoS BLOGS Science and Medicine   Speakeasy Science
  The Language of Bad Physics   Science 3.0 Advancement of Science
  Personal Genome Project   MIT Subject/Research Guides
       
       

If you face any problems in accessing any of the resources listed above please feel free to contact,

Dr. P. Sarasvathy, University Librarian

Mob:91-9008021543, E-mail: universitylibrarian@uni-mysore.ac.in

Dr. Venkatesh, Assistant Librarian

Phone: 08212419089, E-mail :venkateshal@uni-mysore.ac.in

Offcampus Wide Access


Off-campus wide access given to the library users for accessing from outside the campus(Residences,Hostals etc.)
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Open Access E-Books

Directory of Open Access Books Community Books (>94,000 Books)
American Libraries (>1,651,000 Books) Open Access Publishing European Networks - OAPEN(>1000)
Google Books Biodiversity Heritage Library (>46,000 Items)
Canadian Libraries (>318,000 Books) UC Press E-Books, 1982-2004 (>500 Public Access)
Project Gutenberg (>33000 Books) UN University Full-Text Publications
Universal Digital Lib. (Million Books Project) Children's Library (>2800)

Open Access E-Journals

Journal of Digital Information (JoDI) Bentham Science Publishers (250 titles)
Journal of Postgraduate Medicine Bioline International
MedIND BioMed Central (STM)
Medknow Publications HighWire Press
Molecular Diversity Preservation International (MDPI) Hindawi Publishing Corporation (>200 titles)
Public Library of Science (PLoS) Indian Academy of Sciences (IAS)
PubMed Central Indian Journals
Trials

Open Access E-Theses and Dissertations

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) CalTech Electronic Theses and Dissertations
Vidyanidhi Shodhganga-Indian ETDs (INFLIBNET)
MGU PhD Theses Archive Etd@IISc: IISc Repository of Theses and Dissertations

Open Course Ware

Academia.edu OpenLearn (OU)
Academic Earth Students for Free Culture
JHSPH Open Courseware The Internet Archive
MIT Open Courseware Tufts Open Courseware
Open CourseWare Consortium University of Michigan Open Courseware
Open Learning Initiative at Carnegie Mellon Utah State University OpenCourseWare

Other Databases

Geography: ICSSR Journal of Abstracts and Reviews Indian Citation Index (Needs First Time Free Registration)
Journal of Economic Abstracts ISID (Institute for Studies in Industrial Development)
Higher Education Abstracts Molecular Biology Database Collection (2005 update)
Political Science ICSSR Journal of Abstracts and Reviews World Banking Abstracts
Education Resources Inf. Center (ERIC)

Open Access Institutional Repositories (Indian Universities)

Analytical Sciences Digital Library (NISCAIR) Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore Centre (ISI)
Ashoka Trust for Research in Ecology and the Environment Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research
Cochin University of Science & Technology (CUSAT) Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU)
Cochin University of Science & Technology (CUSAT) Indira Gandhi Institute of Development Research (IGIDR)
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University Information and Library Network Center (INFLIBNET)
Indian Agricultural Research Institute (IARI) Madurai Kamaraj University (MKU)
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay (IITB) Mahatma Gandhi University
Indian Institute of Astrophysics Management Development Institute (MDI)
Indian Institute of Horticultural Research (ICAR) National Centre for Catalysis Research (NCCR)
Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK) NISCAIR Online Periodicals Repository
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore (IISc) Pandit Deendayal Petroleum Univeristy (PDPU)
IIT Kanpur (Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur) Thapar University (TU)
Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IITD) University of Delhi
University of Hyderabad

Directories of Open Access E-Journals

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) Registry of Open Access Repositories (ROAR)
Free Medical Journals BASE - BIefeld Academic Search Engine
Open J-Gate Cross Archive Search Service for Indian Institutional Repositories (CASSIR)
Selected Open Access Journals (ICAST) OAIster (25 Million Articles, Books, etc)
JURN Directory RePEc (Research Papers in Economics)
Directory of Open Access Repositories (OpenDOAR) Social Science Research Network

Open Access Data/Statistics/Blogs etc.

Social Science Data Services (Data for Research) Personal Genome Project
ChemSpider: 25M Compound Data on Web Speakeasy Science
PLoS BLOGS: Science and Medicine Science 3.0: Advancement of Science
The Language of Bad Physics MIT Subject/Research Guides

Library Collections

The Mysore University Library has acquired a large number of Books, Journals, Reports, Thesis, E-Journals, CD-ROMs, Data-bases, Non-book materials, News Papers and Magazines, etc., by utilizing various types of grants funded by State Government, University, UGC and Other Academic and Scientific Organizations, WEB OPAC for New and OLD Books

Types of Documents  Numbers
Books 9,87,836
Periodicals (Including Bound Journals) 1,24,000
Reference and Archival Materials 18,615
Thesis 7,000+
Numeber of Indian Journals 109
E-Journals 9,300 +
Data-Bases 06
Braille Books 1250
Audio CD's 3247
CD-ROM's [Silver Platters Subject-wise, Multimedia + Text Books] 250
Micro Form 255
Micro Fische 10
Audio Cassettes 26
Video Cassettes 250
E-Books 24,399

Activities

The Library conducts periodically the following user oriented professional activities.

1.User Awareness / Education Programme.
2.Orientation Programme to Fresh Students
3.Display of Books on Important personalities and occasions
4.Book Exhibition on New Arrivals to Library / Gifted Books
5.Tour of the Library for visitors.

Web OPAC (Online Public Access Catalog)

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ePrints@UOM: Digital Repository of Research, Innovation, and Scholarship

UOM institutional repository is an archival and dissemination of scholarly publications of the University of Mysore. To facilitate long-term preservation of scholarly work done earlier and pursued in the future and it provides an integrated single entry point to scholarly work of UOM. IR acts as a self-evaluation tool for UoM management. IR can be accessed by anybody but submission of the research documents to archive is limited to the UOM research community only. While archiving the research publications UOM guidelines of SHERPA-RoMEO were followed and IR has defined its policies covering Metadata Policy; Data Policy; Content Policy; Submission Policy and Preservation Policy.
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