Databases

Modes of access:

Database name Access Description
EBSCO
access via the internal network on the premises of IH PAN remote access from personal computers for IH PAN employees
14 databases, including 7 full-text databases with journals edited by a wide variety of publishers, books, newspapers and other publications, along with 7 bibliographical databases (with abstracts): e.g. European Views of the Americas, Teacher Reference Center.
WILEY ONLINE LIBRARY
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The subscription includes 1,405 journal titles from “Full Collection 2016” for science, humanities and social sciences, along with archived materials from 1997 onward and 2450 e-books published in 2009 and 2015. The link leads directly to the humanities and social sciences collection.
Scopus
access via the internal network on the premises of IH PAN remote access from personal computers for IH PAN employees
An interdisciplinary database of abstracts and citations from pure and natural sciences, engineering, medicine and humanities. Its scope covers 23,000 journals, 145,000 books, book series, conference proceedings and patents. It also indexes research-related websites. The majority of journals available on Scopus are published outside the USA. The database also provides the h-index calculated on the basis of materials published after 1970.
Web of Science
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An interdisciplinary collection of abstract and citation databases that includes: the Science Citation Index Expanded (SCIE) from 1945 onwards, the Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) from 1956, the Art and Humanities Citation Index (AHCI) from 1975, the Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI) from 1990, the Book Citation Index (BKCI) from 2010, the Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) from 2015, the Journal Citation Reports (JCR) from 1997, and the Essential Science Indicators. The WoS databases index the journals listed on the Master Journal List and comprises c. 33,000 journals (including 23,000 continually published journals), and 60,000 books, conference proceedings and patents.
Cambridge Core
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Journals published by Cambridge University Press available through the HSS collection (214 titles in humanities and social sciences). Accessible from home computers of IH PAN employees through individual authorisation accounts provided by the library.
Springer
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An interdisciplinary database of journals, including 2,008 continually published journals with all available past issues and 425 discontinued journals, archived book series (10,588 volumes), 16,653 books published in the years 2004, 2005 and 2009–2011. (For other years, a trial subscription is available.)
History and Memory (JSTOR)
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The journal has been subscribed to exclusively in electronic form since 2017. The database provides access to past issues from 2007 onwards.
Historische Zeitschrift (De Gruyter)
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The journal has been subscribed to exclusively in electronic form since 2017. The database provides access to past issues from vol. 261 (1995) onwards.
INFONA
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Currently available resources and daily updates from journals published by Elsevier, Springer and Wiley, books published by Springer in 2004, 2005 and 2009–2011, books published by Wiley in 2009 and 2015, archives of the ACS and IEEE consortium-based subscriptions, and open-access Polish resources.
Journal of Russian American Studies
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Published by Kansas University, the journal focuses primarily on American–Russian relations and is available free of charge.
Saeculum. Jahrbuch für Universalgeschichte (De Gruyter)
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The journal has been subscribed to exclusively in electronic form since 2017. The database provides access to past issues from vol. 46 (1995) onwards