Additional temporary resources

During the period when access to resources may be affected by Covid-19, publishers have made the following resources freely available for students and staff. These resources are in addition to our subscribed content.

Please be aware that some of these resources may be withdrawn by publishers during the year. Please contact us if you need to discuss access to particular resources.

Subject AreaResource TitlesDescriptionContent format

General

Ohio State Press

All Ohio State University Press monographs, and the linguistics textbook language files, open and free to use through the Ohio State University Libraries’ Institutional Repository, The Knowledge Bank.

E books

General

Oxford handbook of public health ethics

Examination of public health ethics in the US and globally.

E books

General

Internet Archive

Non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more. This is a US resource and some of the content does not comply with UK copyright law. Please take due care if selecting books from this resource.

Mixed

General

Liverpool University Press

Sets of OA books and journals.

Mixed 

Art

Art History Research

Free access to Art History Research net until April 2021

Username Arlis Password 2021

Database

Covid-19

Coronavirus Covid-19 resources

FREE access to resources to help research on the novel Coronavirus Covid-19. This blog links to some of the best offers from well-known and respected publishers and content providers.

Journals

Health/Med

ClinicalKey Student

Evidence based clinical knowledge.

Mixed

Health/Med

Cochrane

This is now temporarily unrestricted for everyone in every country of the world, to ensure that all Cochrane evidence is accessible for all those involved in combating the pandemic and its effects on public health.

Mixed

Health/Med

LWW Health Library eBooks

Temporary free access to EBooks   E books 

Health/Med

ScienceDirect e books

Free access to e books on ScienceDirect.  Log in with your uni username and password, and on the 'Browse books and journals' page tick Publication type  Books and Access type  Subscribed and complimentary

E books

Humanities

JSTOR

Extra collections opened up for University of Sunderland users. On the JSTOR page click on Login, then Find my institution. Search University of Sunderland then click on Login and use your uni username and password.

Journals

Humanities

British History Online

British History Online (BHO) is a digital collection of key printed primary and secondary sources for the history of Britain and Ireland, with a special focus on the period 1300 to 1800. Access to this resource continues to the 30th Sept 2020.  

Mixed 

Social sciences

Bristol University Press Open access e books

Open access books from Bristol University Press and Policy Press.

E books

Social sciences

Bristol University Press Open access articles

Open access articles from Bristol University Press and Policy Press.

Journals

Page reviewed: December 2020