External databases

Many highly valuable and relevant online resources are available to DML users through other libraries.

Gulliver is a collection of databases that has over 21,000 resources including full-text journals, books, newspapers and pictures. All are available online to Victorian public library members via their local municipal library. Click herefor more information.

Many University of Melbourne databases are accessible to DML members as walk-in users at the Baillieu Library. Click here for the University Library web site, where you can find lists of their databases and e-journals under title and subject.

Both the State Library of Victoria and the National Library make many of their online databases accessible to their card holders via the internet. Being a Victorian resident is all that is necessary to obtain a State Library or National Library card. Click here to apply for the former; here for the latter.

Click here to view a list of State Library databases that are available over the internet; and here for their list of e-journals and newspapers. Click here to find out what databases are available from the National Library. Note that some of the resources listed are accessible only from within the National Library building.

The Global Digital Library on Theology and Ecumenism(GlobeTheoLib) offers access to more than 500,000 texts, documents and other academic resources including the contents of Oxford Handbooks Online and a number of important journals. Find what is there by using the database's own search facilities. You have to register to access it, but registration is free.

Select list of databases available at the Baillieu, State and National Libraries*

  University of Melbourne State Library of Victoria National Library of Australia
Academic Search Premier (EBSCO) Yes Yes  
Arts & Humanities Citation Index (Thomson Scientific / ISI Web Services) Yes    
Australia and New Zealand Reference Centre   Yes  
Australian and New Zealand Books in print Yes    
Blackwell Reference Online   Yes  
British Humanities Index Yes    
Dissertation s & Theses (ProQuest) Yes    
Encyclopaedi a Britannica Online   Yes Yes
Expanded Academic ASAP (Gale) Yes    
General OneFile 1980- (Gale)   Yes  
Global Books in Print   Yes  
Index to Theses in Great Britain and Ireland Yes    
Informit Online Yes Yes  
JSTOR Yes Yes  
LexisNexis Academic Yes    
MacquarieNET     Yes
Newsbank   Yes  
OmniFile Full Text Mega (Wilson)   Yes  
Oxford Reference Online Premium   Yes  
Periodicals Index Online   Yes  
PressDisplay   Yes  
Project Muse Yes    
Proquest 5000   Yes  
Psychology and Behavioural Sciences Collection (EBSCO)   Yes  
TOCS-IN Yes    
Ulrich’s Internationa l Periodicals Directory (CSA) Yes Yes