Online Collection

Online collections are crucial resources nowadays as most of the information available online and can be access by anyone where the network available 24 hours. The library since the early of it's establishment in 1993 has adapted to information technology necessity where it is the first library in Malaysia owned a CD-Rom Journal Network System. Since then the library fully embrace the information dissemination through online platforms. Being an academic library and the important of information for studying, teaching and research activities, the library put vital efforts to subscribe a number of online databases which offers current information in various subjects taught in the university at the users finger tips. The library also develop its own local databases which covers most of the university publications such as theses, dissertation, conference papers, articles, research reports, research data etc.

Databases / eJournals Subscription

A collection of subscribe journals in form of online databases and can be access by our UUM patrons using login username and password through eResources platform. Until now the library subscribe to 23 databases in various subjects which covers materials such as ebooks, ejournals, reports, research data etc. These databases can be access through eResources. see How to Access eResources?

Subject Online Database/ eJournals
Language
  • Wiley Online Library
  • Cambridge Journal Online
  • JSTOR Arts & Sciences III
Economy
  • ProQuest (ABI/INFORM Complete)
  • Wiley Online Library
  • Emerald Management Extra
  • Passport GMID (Global Market Information Database)
Banking & Finance
  • ProQuest (ABI/INFORM Complete)
  • Datastream
  • Direction of Trade Statistics
  • Wiley Online Library
Social & Human Development
  • JStor : Art & Sciences III
  • Lexis Nexis Academic Universe
  • Wiley Online Library
  • Emerald Management e-Journal Collections
Education
  • ERIC
  • JStor : Art & Sciences III
  • Emerald Management e-Journal Collections
Business Management
  • ProQuest (ABI/INFORM Complete)
  • Lexis Nexis Academic Universe
  • Emerald Management Extra
  • Wiley Online Library
  • Harvard Business Review
Technology Management
  • ACM Digital Library
  • World Scientific Online Journals
  • Emerald Management Extra
  • IEEE Explore
Accounting
  • Emerald Management e-Journal Collections
  • Singapore Revenue Legislation
  • Malaysian & Singapore Tax Cases
  • Australian Tax CasesBritish Tax Cases
  • Malaysian Revenue Legislation
  • ProQuest (ABI/INFORM Complete)
  • Wiley Online Library
  • Datastream
  • Lexis Nexis Academic Universe
Law
  • Westlaw
  • Lawnet
  • CLJ Law
  • Lexis Nexis Academic Universe
  • Lexis Malaysia
Reference
  • Credo Reference
Political Science
  • Wiley Online Library
  • JStor : Art & Sciences III
  • ProQuest (ABI/INFORM Complete)
  • Emerald Management e-Journals
Computer Science & Information Technology
  • World Scientific Online Journals
  • ACM Digital Library
  • IEEE Explore
  • Wiley Online Library
Psychology
  • Wiley Online Library
  • Emerald Management e-Journal Collections
  • Lexis Nexis Academic
Consumerism
  • Datastream
  • Passport GMID (Global Market Information Database)
  • Lexis Nexis Academic
  • Wiley Online Library
  • Emerald Management e-Journal Collections
Tourism
  • Emerald Management e-Journal Collections
  • Lexis Nexis Academic
  • Wiley Online Library
Statistics
  • Passport GMID (Global Market Information Database)
  • Datastream
  • Direction of Trade Statistics
UUM eThesis

It is a growing collection of post graduates theses produced by UUM researchers. The collection comprises titles digitized from print holdings and items first submitted electronically from 1986 in various subject taught in the university. The content is freely available for personal research or study, educational, or not-for-profit purposes to read via the system. Each items can be access in .pdf full text through a password that can be obtain from the eResources website.

For printed collection, you can obtain the material from the Special Collection at Level 3 (Floor 3), New Library building.

You can access UUM eThesis HERE!

Latest Addition to the Collection

UUM eRepository

It is a repository collection that collect, preserve and disseminate digital materials of scholarly works from the University. It showcases the collection of online publication repository of articles, documents, conference papers, research reports, book chapters and newspaper articles  pertaining to research by students and staffs of the university.

Most of the full text of publications is made available only for UUM staff by using UUM email ID as username and staff number as password. Other users can obtain the access by contacting the author or responsible authority of the publication from the link provided in each of the items detail entitled : Request a Copy (where applicable).

Submission of resources to be published in the e-Repository must have the prior approval of the authorized personnel from HERE.

You can access UUM eRepository HERE!

Latest Addition to the Collection

Datastream

Datastream is a global financial and macroeconomic data platform covering equities, stock market indices, currencies, company fundamentals, fixed income securities and key economic indicators for 175 countries and 60 markets.

Datastream only accessible via specific and limited computer terminals in the library new building. Please proceed to the Circulation One Stop Center desk to reserve a seat and access the database.

If you face problem or difficulties in accessing Datastream, please contact Ms. Mazyana Hashim Reference Librarian at 049283636 or Library Information Desk, ext. 3627 (Tel. : 604-928 3627).

Free Resources

Free Resources is a collection of open source materials available through the Internet that focused on scholarly or educational items such as journal databases, ebooks, repositories, theses etc. You can have a full access to the materials (where applicable) on consent of the provider without any link or communion to the library. Furthermore it is an alternative  resources suggested by our reference Librarians to enhance your view on different subjects.

You can access the Free Resources HERE!

Tools to Access

In order to make you access the online materials is smooth and accurate manner, you should consider a few tools such as :

  • PDF Reader - PDF (Portable Document Format) is a file format that has captured all the elements of a printed document as an electronic image that you can view, navigate, print, or forward to someone else. To view and use the files you need the PDF Reader, which you can easily download. Once you've downloaded the Reader, it will start automatically whenever you want to look at a PDF file.
  • eBooks Reader - Some of the eBooks item need a special reader to access the content and usually the provider/publisher will provide their software to be installed in your computer. Please check the guidance on how to download and install the software from the provider/publisher website.
  • Office Applications - You may need an office applications to view, create, store, and share documents, spreadsheets, presentations, and notebooks online. Your computer may have already been provided with these application such as Words, Power Point, Excel etc as a bundle or you can get a free edition easily from the Internet.
  • Internet Browser - To access the Internet you need a good browser that can deliver your searching or viewing experience in an excellence manner. Please make sure you update your browser to the latest version as most of the databases or websites depend on the browser technology customization  to ensure an accurate viewing or connectivity between the sources.
  • Mobile Devices - Please ensure your mobile devices such as smart phone or tablets are equipped with respected application such as above. You can download and install the application from your operating system provider such as Android, iOS, Blackberry OS, Bada, Palm OS, webOS etc.

Collection Building

In order to develop a necessary standards of library materials for the purpose of study, learning and research in UUM, we strive to have a quality references in our collections. To do that the Library purchased the materials from recognized supplier or publishers from all around the globe. These high qualities of books, journal, audio visual etc were acquired with the involvement of faculty members as well the students in selecting the items accordingly. Onward the items will be processes by our Librarians in order to enable users an easy access to their required materials.

 

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