HEC Digital Library

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Result: DATA BASES ARE AVAILABLE TO BE ACCESSED However, if you encounter any problem to access these digital information resources, please contact through mail and contact
[email protected] Muhammad Shakil, Aisstant Manager IRC, Central Library.

Ph: 051-9019310 (In campus call – 2310)
[email protected] Sidra Shan, Librarian, Central Library

Ph: 051-9019381 (In campus call – 2381).

Electronic Books
McGraw Hill Collections
Digital Library has acquired following McGraw Hill Collections for all the Digital Library registered institutions:
Ebrary……..eContent Platform
ebrary offers the most flexible options for acquiring eBooks and other authoritative content from the world’s leading publishers. ebrary offers an increasing selection of more than 34,250 e-Books of 220 distinguished international publishers….more!
E-Journals/ Databases
Pakistan Law Site
(Password Access is available in Islamic Research Institute IIUI, Shariah & Law IIUI, Central Library IIUI)

PAKISTANLAWSITE ensembles the idea of LAWONLINE. This is one stop resource site for Statutes, Rules and Cases relating to Pakistan. This site is one of its kind and houses all the federal and provincial statutes and cases related to these statutes. Taxation, Service, Copyright, State planning, Labour and all kinds of Fiscal statutes are covered in this site. Moreover there are more than 1200 Essays and writing and other legal documents available here. It also houses all the Journals of PLD Publishers that are PLD, SCMR, CLC, PCrLJ, PTD, PLC, CLD, YLR.

Duke University (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
Duke University Press, internationally recognized as a prominent publisher of books and journals, publishes approximately 120 books annually and 40 journals, as well as offering five electronic collections. Duke University Press is best known for publishing in the humanities and social sciences.

For access, please click the Link below:http://www.dukejournals.org/

Project MUSE (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
Project MUSE is a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers, providing full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to a comprehensive selection of prestigious humanities and social sciences journals. Project MUSE anticipates the needs of and delivers essential resources to all members of the scholarly community. Project MUSE is a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers, providing full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to a comprehensive selection of prestigious humanities and social sciences journals. MUSE’s online journal collections support a diverse array of research needs at academic, public, special and school libraries worldwide. The journals are heavily indexed and peer-reviewed, with critically acclaimed articles by the most respected scholars in their fields. MUSE is also the sole source of complete, full-text versions of titles from many of the world’s leading university presses and scholarly societies. Currently, MUSE provides full-text access to current content from over 400 titles representing nearly 100 not-for-profit publishers.

For access, please click the following link:http://muse.jhu.edu/

  • The ACM contains full-text from 28 ACM Journals and Transactions, 10 ACM Magazines, over 40 ACM Special Interest Newsletters, 15 non-ACM journal and publications and over 100 annual conference proceedings.
  • Content strengths include all areas of Information Technology, with full archival content for all ACM publications. (More Info…)

BENTHAM SCIENCE– (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • Online journal access to 42 scholarly journals from Bentham Science Publishing.
  • Bentham journals are renowned in Pharmaceutical sciences, Drug design and discovery, Molecular Medicine, Pharmacology, Biotechnology, Protein and Peptide science, Proteomics, HIV Research and Neuroscience. (More Info…)

BLACKWELL SYNERGY – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • Online database containing over 750 peer-reviewed full-text journals from Blackwell Publishing.
  • Subject Strengths includes: all Life Sciences, Medicine/Health, Ecology, Veterinary Science, Accountancy and Economics, Cultural Studies, Development Issues, Social Policy, Law, History and Management Studies. (More Info…)

CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS (CUP) – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • Cambridge Journals Online is the online content delivery service for Cambridge University Press’s collection of nearly 200 leading journals.
  • Subject Strengths includes: Politics, Linguistics, Social Science, ,Humanities, Law, Mathematics, Science, Medicine. (More Info…)

ELSEVIER (SCIENCE DIRECT) – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • Renowned for the high-quality of its content in all branches of science, technology and medicine.
  • Science Direct is the world’s leading electronic collection of scientific journals. (More Info…)

Subscribed Subject Areas
  • Business, Management & Accounting
  • Computer Science
  • Economics, Econometrics and Finance
  • Mathematics
EMERALD – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • Emerald is a dynamic database comprising over 150 titles in the fields of ” Management, Information Science and Engineering.
  • The Emerald fulltext collection features over 58,000 articles from titles published by Emerald.
  • Flagship titles such as Management Decision, European Journal of Marketing, Journal of Documentation, Leadership & Organization Development Journal, The TQM Magazine and Industrial Robot. (More Info…)

The IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL) provides access to almost a third of the world’s current electrical engineering and computer science literature, featuring high-quality content from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). IEL provides full-text access to 132 IEEE and 45 IEE journals, magazines, transactions and conference proceedings as well as active IEEE standards.
  • The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) is the largest professional society in the world for professionals in the field of operations research (O.R.).
  • INFORMS publishes 12 scholarly journals that describe the latest O.R. methods and applications and a membership magazine with news from across the profession. (More Info…)

JSTOR – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • Content in JSTOR spans many disciplines, with over 500 high-quality publications available in the archive.
  • JSTOR provides the ability to retrieve high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. (More Info…)

SCIENCE ONLINE – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • Provides access to the full text of the prestigious Science publication.
  • It allows users to search within Science and across a multitude of scientific journals.
  • Provided to selected public-sector universities in Pakistan on the basis of identified research requirements. (More Info…)

IET Digital Library – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
The IET Digital Library holds more than 100,000 technical papers from 1994 onwards for all IET journals, magazines, conference publications and seminar digests. Highly cited journals such as Electronics Letters are available alongside 24 IET Research Journal titles, the IET’s online only journal Micro & Nano Letters, the IET’s member magazine Engineering & Technology, plus seminar digests and conference publications.Also available is the IET Digital Library Journals Archive. With over 70,000 articles available, this is the complete collection of research journals published by the Institution between the years 1872 and 1993.
World Bank e-library – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
The World Bank e-Library is an electronic portal to the World Bank’s full-text collection of books, reports/working papers, journals and other documents on social and economic development. E-Library is fully searchable by subject, region, keyword, title, author, abstract, or year of publication.
TAYLOR & FRANCIS BOOKS – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • Taylor & Francis provides online eCollections in the areas of Social Sciences and the Humanities.
  • Publishes around 1,800 new books each year.
  • There are 10 key eCollections, each containing between 100-1000 titles. (More Info…)

SPRINGERLINK – (Campus Wide Full Text Access)
  • One of the world’s leading information services for Science, Technical and Medical journals.
  • SpringerLink provides access to 503 full-text Springer-Verlag Journals and 738 full-text journals formerly published by Kluwer Academic Publishing. (More Info…)

EBSCO Host Resources (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)
  • Academic Search Premier (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 8,500 journals, including full text for more than 4,600 peer-reviewed titles. PDF back files to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
  • Business Source Premier (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)Business Source Premier is the industry’s most used business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. This database provides full text back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998.
  • English Language Learner Reference Center (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)This multi-purpose information resource is designed for middle/high school students and those that are new to the English language. ELL Reference Center will help English language learners to succeed academically and in everyday life by providing assistance as they conduct research, build their background knowledge and develop study skills.
  • Fuente Académica (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)Fuente Académica offers more than 450 scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain. All major subject areas are covered with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology.
  • GreenFILE (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)GreenFILE serves as an informative resource for anyone concerned about the issues facing our planet. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 535,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 5,800 records.
  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. This database also contains full text for more than 300 journals. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
  • Literary Reference Center (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)Literary Reference Center is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. It has been specifically designed for public libraries, secondary schools, junior/community colleges, and undergraduate research.
  • Regional Business News (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.





Gale Resources
Gale Directory Library (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)
    The Gale Directory Library hosts a variety of directory products. Use it to search, sort and export information from both current directory editions as well as prior editions that are maintained as searchable back files. Multiple directories can be cross-searched or users can mine individual directories for the particular kinds of data they contain, such as financial information for companies, circulation figures for publications, and much more.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.

  • Gale Science in Context(Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library) Gale Science in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of today’s most significant science topics. Gale’s authoritative reference content is merged with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.
  • Global Issues in Context (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues. Each of these gateway pages includes an overview, unique “perspectives” articles written by local experts, reference, periodical, primary source and statistical information. Rich multimedia – including podcasts, video, and interactive graphs – enhance each portal. Use Browse Issues and Topics, Country Finder, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore the database.



  • GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)The Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues. Topic, organization, and country portals form research centers around issues covering energy systems, health care, agriculture, climate change, population, and economic development. Portals include authoritative analysis, academic journals, news, case studies, legislation, conference proceedings, primary source documents, statistics, and rich multimedia. Use Browse Issues and Topics, World Map, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore the database.
  • Grzimek’s Animal Life A digital version of the original 17-volume encyclopedia, Grzimek’s Animal Life includes the original 9,000-plus pages of peer-reviewed articles and photos, as well as video materials.



Ebrary Public Library (with Elibro & Elivro) (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)
    Online, full-text collection of over 20,000 books in English, and 35,000 books in Spanish and Portuguese. Covers a wide range of topics, including sociology, psychology, history, political science, medicine, language and literature, philosophy and religion, education, business, the hard sciences and more.

Encyclopedia Britannica (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)
Basic introduction to over 75,000 different topics, including encyclopedia articles, maps, news, definitions, and statistics.  
Encyclopedia Britannica for Kids (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)
This resource includes thousands of images, videos, animated timelines and of course, encyclopedia articles. It also has learning activities for English and language arts, mathematics, science and social studies.
CQ Resources
  • CQ Global Researcher Plus Archive (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)Reports covering the most current and controversial global issues of the day, from 1923 to the present.
  • CQ Researcher Online (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library) Reports covering current and controversial issues in the United States, from 1923 to the present.

Oxford Analytica (Access available in Lincoln Corner, Central Library)
Provides major geopolitical and macroeconomic country analysis.