Due to the emergency situation and closing of universities, several publishing houses and databases give free access to their materials that can be now used by the students, researchers and employees of TalTech
The Microbiology Society – through the end of the coronavirus epidemic
Microbiology, Journal of General Virology, Journal of Medical Microbiology, Microbial Genomics, International Journal of Systematic and Evolutionary Microbiology, Access Microbiology, MM Case Reports
GeoScienceWorld – until June 30
To help support online learning and remote research for the remainder of the semester, the following GSW book publishers have extended public access to all of their ebooks: American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Canadian Science Publishing, Clay Minerals Society, Geological Society of America, Mineralogical Society of Great Britain and Ireland, PSAAPG, SEPM Society for Sedimentary Geology, Society of Economic Geologists, University of Wyoming
ProQuest Coronavirus Research Database
This database curates openly available content related to coronaviruses. It includes thousands of open-access articles from the world’s leading publishers as well as current research from pre-print repositories such as arXiv and will continue to grow and evolve as more is learned about the pandemic.
Elsevier`s Novel Coronavirus Information Center
Elsevier’s free health and medical research on the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) and COVID-19.
JOVE Science Education videos – until June 15
JOVE Science Education is a revolutionary video library dedicated to teaching scientific fundamentals through simple easy-to-understand video demonstrations.
Fill out this form to create an account and start your free access to JoVE Education.
SAGE Videos – until June 30
JSTOR – until June 30
All archive academic journals collections including 35 000 books in humanities, business & economics, social sciences, and sciences and mathematics.
Global Newsstream Trial – until April 15
This database enables users to search the most recent global news content – with archives that date back to the 1980s – from over 2,800 news sources including newspapers, newswires, news journals, transcripts, video, and digital-first content in full-text format.
Financial Times, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, The Washington Post, The Guardian, Le Monde, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, BBC Monitoring, Dow Jones Institutional News etc. are cross searchable on the ProQuest Global Newsstream platform. LibGuide
Taylor & Francis eBooks Trial – until May 24
Trial access to over 120,000 eBook titles from Taylor & Francis in Humanities and Social Sciences under the Routledge imprint and Science, Technology and Medical books are published by CRC Press.
National Emergency Library – through the end of the coronavirus epidemic
The Internet Archive, an American non-profit organisation, allows people to "borrow" over 1.4 million e-books for free. Sign up.
E-Library is open 24/7. Accessing Databases via TORU.
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