Service Note
New ThaiLIS Reference Databases
We are pleased to announce that the Office of Information Technology Administration for Educational Development (สำนักงานบริหารเทคโนโลยีเพื่อการพัฒนาการศึกษา) under the Commission on Higher Education (CHE or สกอ. - สำนักงานคณะกรรมการการอุดมศึกษา) has provided 8 reference databases for 24 ThaiLIS members including Chulalongkorn University starting this fiscal year:

  1. ACM Digital Library
  2. H. W. Wilson includes 12+1 databases.
  3. IEEE / IEE Electronic Library (IEL)
  4. ISI Web of Science covers 3 citation databases: Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI), Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI Extended), and Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI).
  5. LexisNexis provides 2 databases:, and
  6. ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - A&I
  7. SpringerLink Online Journal Collection
  8. ScienceDirect covers the subscribed journals and offers 24 subject areas in science, technology, and medicine.

Good news that new members from the Rajabhat University and the Rajamangala University of Technology can get full access to ebooks and dissertations through the UniNet since late-July 2005, and to databases numbered 1-7 above later in late 2005/2006:

  1. Kluwer Online eBooks database offers 1,528 full-text titles published in 1988-2004 available on SpringerLink eBooks.
  2. CHE PDF Dissertation Full Text (formerly IR-Web, or Information Resources on Web) provides 3,850 PDF dissertations published in 1997-2004.
  3. NetLibrary, a division of OCLC Online Computer Library Center, Inc., covers electroninc books of 5,962 titles and it also offers free access to 3,400 titles.

Thank you for your attention.

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Last updated : December 15, 2006

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