Library Updates Archive

UPD Library Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

A. Guidelines and Assistance for Faculty and Students to Access Library Resources

The above guidelines are updated as of 21 August 2020. Updates to these guidelines can be found in the following pages:

B. Library Guide to New Normal

* updated as of 3 August 2020

The full text of the Library Guide to New Normal can be found on pages 21-25 of the Post-ECQ Guidelines by the OVCAA.

SAGE Journals

SAGE Journals has a portfolio that includes more than 1,000 journals, 950,000+ articles, 850,000+ articles with Deep Backfiles, and 500+ societies. 

SAGE is proud to publish the market-leading journal within nine Social Sciences Citation Index categories and two SCI categories,which include: Criminology & Penology; Cultural Studies; Education & Educational Research; Education, Special; Family Studies; History; Materials Science, Characterization & Testing; Orthopedics; Psychology, Applied; Psychology, Multidisciplinary; Psychology, Psychoanalysis; Psychology, Social; Rehabilitation; Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary; Social Work; Women’s Studies.

Content

International in scope | Peer-reviewed | High-quality | Interdisciplinary journal content

  • High impact: nearly 56% of SAGE’s journal content is ranked in the 2018 Journal Citation Reports® (Web of Science Group, 2019)*
  • Scholarly and professional: research published in partnership with more than 500 key societies 
  • Interdisciplinary: exceptional discipline coverage spanning the humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine

Discoverability

Consistent journal indexing | High visibility

  • Discovery services: journals are indexed in Summon (ProQuest), World Cat Discovery (OCLC), Primo Central (Ex Libris) and EDS (EBSCO)
  • E-Resource Management Services (ERM): weekly feeds that comply with KBART (Knowledge Bases and Related Tools) to all major ERMs
  • Subject databases: many SAGE journals also included in discipline-specific databases and discovery tools, such as PubMed, Scopus, and many more

Access

Multi-device | Cutting edge | Enhanced experience 

  • Responsive design: allowing a seamless multi-device experience
  • Enhanced experience: including clear PDF download options and article metrics powered by Altmetric.com
  • Usage statistics: COUNTER 5 compliant and available for download

» Access: Token authentication available on request
Expiry: 20 October 2020

SAGE Research Methods – Foundations and Video

SAGE Research Methods Foundations

SAGE Research Methods Foundations is the perfect companion for novice researchers. It provides bite-size, introductory overviews to all the major methods topics written by a renowned roster of methods experts, to help get you on your way. These accessible entries can help you get to the heart of the concept before you dig deeper into books or journal articles.

» Access: Available via Ezproxy remote access, login with your DILNET account
Expiry: 06 October 2020


SAGE Research Methods Videos

These 480+ streaming videos cover every aspect of the research process and hundreds of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods.

» Access: Available via Ezproxy remote access, login with your DILNET account
Expiry: 06 October 2020

BioOne Complete

BioOne Complete is a database of more than 200 subscribed and open-access titles in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences. The flagship product of the nonprofit publisher BioOne, BioOne Complete provides libraries with cost-effective access to high-quality, curated research and independent society publishers with a dynamic, community-based platform and global distribution. BioOne Complete’s unique business model reinvests precious library funds in scientific communication, with over $45M returned to participating publishers to date.

» Access: User ID and password available upon request
Expiry: 30 October 2020

EBSCO E-Book Academic Collection

EBSCO eBooks Academic Subscription Collection offers the e-books your students depend on for their research. This multidisciplinary collection includes thousands of e-books covering a large selection of academic subjects and features e-books from leading publishers and university presses.

Content Includes: *203,500 e-books
*total e-books vary by region; contact us for a title list
Subject Area(s): Multidisciplinary
Description: https://www.ebsco.com/products/ebooks/academic-collection

» Access: User ID and password available upon request
Expiry: 20 September 2020

Journal of Visualized Experiments

URL – https://www.jove.com/journal

Science Education Series – https://www.jove.com/science-education-library

 JoVE is the world-leading producer and provider of science videos with the mission to improvescientific research and education. Millions of scientists, educators and students at thousands ofuniversities, colleges, hospitals and biopharmaceutical companies worldwide use JoVE for their research, teaching and learning. 

JoVE Journal is equipped with English sub-title option and JoVE Science Education is equipped withmany languages sub-title options, click bottom right CC button in video view to turn on/off andselect languages.

 » Access: Create an account in the JoVE site using your UP Mail (@up.edu.ph) to get trial access.
Expiry: Extended until 30 September 2020