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The University of Bradford Library provides access to over 43,000 online full-text journal titles and several hundred print titles. The print titles are available to consult on the Library premises at the JB Priestley Library. Members may consult online journals 24/7 from any location via a web browser. A small number of journal titles will be available on-campus.




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Finding journals via the Library Catalogue

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Guide to finding journals on the library catalogue

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Finding online journals via publisher or vendor

If you are interested in online journals, you may browse for content by publisher via the tables provided below. Full-text is available for subscribed journals and some free content, but please be aware that the University does not subscribe to every single journal from the listed publishers.

Please note: the alternative links provide a backup route to our online journal content. These links direct users to log in via Institutional login and NOT the Athens route. You will in many cases be asked to identify your country (UK), your home institution (University of Bradford or Bradford University) and then to provide your UoB username and password to gain access to any subscribed content.

Major resources available



LinkAlternative linkDescription
Association of Computer Machinery Alternative access to ACM on-campus only Full-text of ACM journal and newsletter articles, and conference proceedings. Includes ACM SIG publications.
American Chemical Society Alternative access to ACS Access to the 35 titles published by ACS. The legacy archives are also available, containing all titles, volumes, issues, and articles published between 1879-1995.
Annual Reviews Alternative access to Annual Reviews on-campus only Access to selected Life Sciences titles.
Bristol University Press/Policy Press Collection - Members of the University of Bradford have access to the BUP/Policy Press Premium Collection.
Business Source Premier Alternative access to BSP Full-text journals, reports, analyses and eBooks in all disciplines of business. This includes Marketing, Management, MIS, POM, Accounting, Finance, and Economics.
Cambridge University Press Alternative access to CUP Access is to a range of CUP titles, mainly in the area of Social Sciences and Humanities
Communication and Mass Media Online Alternative access to CMMC CMMC incorporates CommSearch and the Mass Media Articles index.
Elsevier ScienceDirect Alternative access to ScienceDirect Full-text access is available to over 1,800 Science, Technology and Medicine titles.
Film and Television Literature Index Alternative Access to FTLI FTLI is a comprehensive bibliographic and full-text database covering the entire spectrum of TV and film.
HeinOnline Alternative access to HeinOnline HeinOnline provides access to the backfiles of over 800 legal journals.
IEEE Xplore Alternative access to IEEE Xplore Access to 149 IEEE journals (archive to 1893),  23 IET journals (archive complete back to 1988) and growing,  over 900 IEEE conferences (archive back to 1893), over 40 IET conferences (archive complete back to 1988) and growing, 2,000 active and selected archive IEEE standards. 
IngentaConnect Alternative access to Ingenta Search and browse over 500 full-text titles in a range of topics.
IoP Science Alternative access to IoP Various free and subscribed journals, including the historic archive from the Institute of Physics.
Journals@OVID - Members of the University have access to over 140 online titles.
JSTOR Alternative access to JSTOR An archive of over 1,200 titles providing journal content in the fields of business and economics, management, history, Asian studies, archaeology, classics, African American, Middle East and Slavic and Irish studies. The collections available are: the Ireland Collection, Arts and Sciences I-XII and the Life Sciences Collection.
Nature Publishing Group Alternative access to Nature Access is to the full-text of selected NPG titles.
Oxford University Press Alternative access to OUP Access to a range of full-text titles in the fields of Life Science, Medicine, Mathematics and Physical Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences and Law.
Palgrave - A selection of online journal titles are available to members of the University.
Proquest Alternative access to Proquest Access is available to a wide range of Business, Finance and Economics publications. The service includes ABI/Inform Global, Trade and Industry.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection Alternative access to PBSC Approximately 470 online journals are available in full-text.
Royal College of Nursing Alternative access to RCN Members of the University have access to a selection of online journals from RCN
Royal Society of Chemistry Alternative access to RSC The full-text of over 30 RSC titles are available to the members of the University.
SAGE Publishing Alternative access to SAGE Access is to the full-text of a range of SAGE titles.
SIAM - The SIAM journal archive is available to members of the University.
Springer Online Journals Alternative access to Springer Springer offers access to around 1,250 journal titles.
Taylor & Francis - Access is to a selection of journals, eBooks, abstract databases and reference works published by Taylor & Francis, Routledge and Psychology Press. 
Wiley Online Library Alternative access to Wiley Over 1,800 full-text Science journals available. Incorporates Boldideas (online collection of 40 full text journals and newsletters covering Business and Management topics).


Free online journal sites

BioMed Central Free All the original research articles in journals published by BioMed Central are available online without charge.
Directory of Open Access Journals Free Full-text of over 2,000 scholarly and scientific journals in areas including Biology and Life Sciences; Business and Economics; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Health Sciences; Social Sciences; and Technology and Engineering.
Find Free Search for articles from leading academic, industry and general interest publications.
Free Medical Free Over 1,400 free full-text online journals available.
Open Science Directory Free About 13,000 scientific journals available now. Once all the special program journals are included, the Directory will contain more than 20,000 titles. The service includes collections of Open Access journals (e.g. DOAJ) and journals in the special programs (Hinari, Agora, OARE). Other programs will be added in the near future: INASP-PERI, eJDS.
PubMed Central Free PMC is the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
Internet Library of Early Journals Free A digitised selection of 18th and 19th century journals.
Persée Free Persée provides free access to scientific journals and proceedings in French.
SciELO Free The Scientific Electronic Library Online. Free access to online journals from Brazil, Chile, Cuba and Spain.