Information resources

  1. Papersinvited

    Category: Social Sciences and Humanities Natural Sciences and Technology    Type: Calls for Papers

    Papersinvited is used to search for announcements of scientific meetings, conferences, congresses, symposia, etc. Coverage includes names of meetings, locations, date, languages, organizers, topics, websites, etc. Announcements can be searched by date, field, title, country, etc. Personal login enables users to set up their own calendar, personal organizer, and e-mail notifications. Personal login is intended for students and employees of the University of Ljubljana only. E-mail must end with the domain "uni-lj.si".

    Language: English

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    • Papersinvited (Access from the locations of the University of Ljubljana )

     

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  2. Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection

    Category: Geography World    Type: Maps

    The Perry-Castañeda Library Map Collection is used to search for and browse maps. Maps are divided into different categories including maps of continents and countries, city maps, historical maps, thematic maps, weather maps, etc.

    The collection also includes a selection of links to maps on other web sites.

    Language: English

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  3. PILOTS

    Category: Psychology    Type: Lists and Abstracts of Articles Indexes

    Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress (PILOTS) is a specialised bibliographic database used to search for popular, professional, and scientific literature dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental health sequelae of traumatic events such as war events, natural disasters, or other traumatic experiences of individuals and/or groups. Coverage includes a considerable number of publications treating post-traumatic consequences of wars in the territory of former Yugoslavia.

    The collection is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on PTSD and other consequences of traumatic events without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations.

    Update: Monthly

    Language: English
    help: http://www.ncptsd.va.gov/ncmain/ncdocs/nc_prod/Users_Guide80912.pdf

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    • PILOTS (Access from the locations of the University of Ljubljana, CTK, and NUK. Remote access for students and employees of the University of Ljubljana who are members of the UL, CTK, and NUK libraries)

     

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  4. PIRS Poslovni informator Republike Slovenije

    Category: General Information    Type: Directories

    PIRS is a business directory used to search for basic information on companies including contact persons, activities (services or products), websites, account numbers, number of employees, etc.

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  5. Platonic Realms Interactive Mathematics Encyclopedia

    Category: Mathematics    Type: Encyclopedias

    The Platonic Realms Interactive Mathematics Encyclopedia explains basic mathematical concepts and terms.

    Language: English

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  6. Political Science Complete

    Category: Political Science    Type: Full Text Articles Electronic Books

    Political Science Complete (PSC) provides extensive coverage of global political topics with a worldwide focus. Designed specifically for students, researchers and government institutions, Political Science Complete (PSC) contains full text for hundreds of journals along with indexing and abstracting for thousands of publications.

    PSC also provides over 340 full-text reference books and monographs and over 38,000 full-text conference papers. PSC provides a subject-specific thesaurus with over 17,500 terms to provide subject searching guidance to researchers.

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    • Political Science Complete (Access from the locations of Faculty of Social Sciences. Remote access for students and employees of Faculty of Social Sciences)

     

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  7. Polymer Library

    Category: Natural Sciences and Technology Materials Science    Type: Lists and Abstracts of Articles Indexes

    Polymer Library (formerly Rapra Abstracts) is the only database in the world which is dedicated exclusively to information on rubbers, plastics, adhesives and polymeric composites. There are more than 900,000 records in the database from 1972 to the present, covering commercial, marketing, technical and academic aspects of the rubber and plastics industry.

    Source material for the database is selected from more than 500 journals in a wide range of languages from 30 different countries including North America, Australia, Europe, Japan, and China. Source material is also collected from books, technical reports and trade literature. In 1994, patent information relating to rubber and plastics industries was added to the database.

    Accessibility:

    • Polymer Library (Access from the locations of the University of Ljubljana, CTK, and NUK. Remote access for all members of the UL, CTK, and NUK libraries.)

     

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  8. Poslovni register Slovenije

    Category: General Information    Type: Directories

    The Slovenian Business Register is used to search for basic information on companies in Slovenia. Coverage includes contact information, ID and tax ID numbers, current account, date of registration, origin of capital, type of property, founders, legal forms, and registered activities.

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  9. Presis

    Category: Linguistics    Type: Dictionaries Internet Resources

    Presis translates text (or even single words) from English to Slovene and vice versa. You can use online version to translate text up to 2000 characters long.

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  10. Press Reader

    Category: General Information    Type: Full Text Articles Newspapers

    Zbirka Library Press Display je v novi preobleki in je sedaj dostopna pod novim imenom Press Reader.

    The Press Reader (formerly Library Press Display) collection offers current editions of over 3,000 national, regional, and local newspapers and magazines from Europe, Asia, Australia, Africa, and Latin and North America, more than 100 countries and 60 languages in total. The collection includes serious newspapers such as Dnevnik, Večer, Nedeljski dnevnik (Slovenia), The Guardian, The Daily Telegraph, The Independent (Great Britain), Corriere della Sera, Il Sole 24 ore (Italy), Le Figaro, Le Monde (France), Die Presse, Der Standard, Kleine Zeitung Karnten (Austria), The Washington Post, USA Today (USA), Večernji list (Croatia), and more. It also offers a large number of popular magazines such as Newsweek, iPad & iPhone User, Mac Format, Procycling, Top Gear, Science Illustrated, Auto Bild, and more.

    Users can read newspapers and magazines on personal computers and personalize the contents by the front-page headlines, latest news, economy news, sports news, news from the world of entertainment, etc. It features overviews of the most popular newspapers, columnists, and bloggers. Users can view newspapers by countries, languages, and alphabet used. The interface enables basic or advanced search. In the advanced search, the search term can be limited to titles and/or full-text articles by newspapers and/or by countries, languages, dates or time periods, and author.

    The PressReader application offers a unique reading experience by allowing reading on tablets or smart phones. On NUK premises, users can download newspapers and magazines via the EDUROM and LIBROAM wireless networks (instructions to login) and read them later in NUK or somewhere else outside NUK premises. 

    To view the functionality of the PressReader app, visit http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hJPAFfvG-DU

    A 60-day archive of all newspapers and magazines is also available. 

    Update: Daily

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    • PressReader (Access from the locations of NUK. Remote access for NUK members. )

     

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