Annual Subscription of  “Online Databases” Jan – Dec 2020


Name of the Databases Click here for more information 


IEL Online


ACM Digital Library


ASME Journals http//
4 ProQuest Technology Collection


ProQuest ABI Inform




Springerlink online (1400+ Journals)


Nature Archive



IEL Online Database: The IEEE Xplore digital library is a powerful resource for discovery of scientific and technical content published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners. IEEE Xplore provides web access to more than four-million full-text documents from some of the world’s most highly-cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics. The content in IEEE Xplore comprises:

  • 195+ journals
  • 1,800+ conference proceedings
  • 6,200+ technical standards
  • Approximately 2,400 eBooks
  • 425+ educational courses
    The consortium subscribes different collections of IEEE for different category of institutions:

    • IEL Online (Covers journals, standards, conference proceedings etc)
  • IEEE ASPP (All Society Periodicals Package)
  • IEEE ASPP + POP (All Society Periodicals Package & Proceedings Order Plan)

 ASME Journals: Founded in 1880 as the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, ASME is the premier professional membership organization for more than 127,000 mechanical engineers and associated members worldwide. ASME also conducts one of the world’s largest technical publishing operations in the world, offering thousands of titles including some of the profession’s most prestigious journals, conference proceedings, and ASME Press books.  The ASME Digital Collection, previously known as The ASME Digital Library, is ASME’s repository of current and archival literature featuring:

  • ASME’s Transaction Journals from 1960 to the present.
  • ASME’s Conference Proceedings from 2002 to the present.
  • ASME Press eBooks selected from 1993 to the present.

The Consortium subscribes to Complete Package for ASME Journals + AMR which gives access to 29 journals. The backfiles access is available since 2000.

ACM Digital Library: ACM Digital Library provides access to 53 peer reviewed scholarly journals; 8 technical magazines including Communications of the ACM (ACMs flagship magazine), ACM’s complete collection of conference proceedings containing over 2,500 volumes of scholarly materials; and 37 technical newsletters sponsored by ACM’s technical Special Interest Groups (SIGs).

J-Gate: J-Gate Custom Content for Consortium (JCCC) is a virtual library of journal literature created as a customized e-journals access gateway and database solution. It acts as a one point access to 7900+ journals subscribed currently under UGC INFONET Digital library consortium as well as university libraries designated as Inter Library Loan (ILL) Centers besides index to open access journals. INFLIBNET has identified 22 potential universities as ILL Centers in the country to fulfill ILL request from the users affiliated to universities covered under UGC- INFONET Digital Library Consortium.

Springer Link. Springer is the leading global scientific publisher, delivering quality content through innovative information products and services, as well as a trusted provider of local-language professional publications in Europe, especially in Germany and the Netherlands. It publishers high quality content in various formats like books, journals, newsletters, CD-ROMs, online platforms, protocols, databases and conferences.  It publishers some 2,000 journals and more than 6,500 new book titles every year in the STM sector; backlist of more than 45,000 titles. The coverage of the content is in 6 main publishing fields: science, technology, medicine, architecture, business and transport.  Overall journals can be accessed through SpringerLink are around 1400 journals. The archival access is provided from 1997 onwards.

SCOPUS: The SCOPUS is largest abstract and citation database of research literature and quality web sources covering nearly 18,000 titles from more than 5,000 publishers. Users can find out who is citing and how many citations an article or an author has received. Analyze citations for a particular journal issue, volume or year. Use this information to complete grant or other applications quickly and easily. Use the refine results overview to quickly see the main journals, disciplines and authors that publish in their area of interest. Users can check out the work and citations of other authors.

ABI/Inform : is a world renowned database of full text journals on business, economy and management, providing a comprehensive coverage on various micro as well as macroeconomic aspects of various economies of the world. It covers nearly 6,800 journals in business, management and social sciences with around 5,440 of them in full-text. ABI/INFORM provides fast, easy access to information on almost 2,00,000 companies with coverage from at least 1992 forward and with backfile coverage to 1923. Among new sources added to ABI Inform includes EIU Newswire, Going Global Career Guides, etc. It includes Publications from world famous publishers like Sage, Kluwer, Macmillan, Oxford University Press, Wiley, Emerald, MIT Sloan, Springer, Blackwell, Taylor & Francis, etc..

ProQuest Technology Research Collection: This database provides full text journals with indexing of global literature on technology and applied science, including materials science, aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, condensed matter physics, computer science and electronic engineering. It fully incorporates ProQuest Engineering Collection, ProQuest Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Collection, and ProQuest Materials Science Collection along with deep indexing of technology scholarship and research. It covers more than 5065 Journals