Databases

Databases(Web DBs) are collections of scholarly materials which are very useful tools for researchers to search and find relevant resources for their literature study. It contains bibliographical information or full text of journal articles, conference proceedings, magazines, reports, etc. in specific subjects.

 

The UNIST Library subscribes to about 58 databases in 2020 to support all UNIST members in their studies, research and teaching.

Through library’s Database menu, users can browse and access variety databases by title and subject.

(It includes primary free databases also.)

 

※ Primary Databases by Type

1) Journal Package (Full Text): ScienceDirect, Wiley, Springer, Nature eJournals, Scinece(AAAS),  IEEE, ACS, RSC, AIP, T&F, etc.

2) Abstract & Index (+ Full Text): EBSCOhost ASC/BSC, ProQuest Central, MathSciNet, etc.

3) Citation Index: Scopus, Web of Science

4) Specific Information: Chemical Substance & Reactions(SciFinder, Reaxys), Standards(ASTM, KS), Patents(WIPS ON), JCR(Journal Impact Factor), etc.

 

2020 eResources@UNIST Library (202001)

 

Policies of Using E-Resources    Off-Campus Access   Online Tutorials

Notice

  • : Available via IOP journal platform from 2020
  • : [The 2021 CSD license is now available] Please refer to installation guide on the UNIST Portal ˝Software Download˝ page.
  • : The new platform of the LexisNexis Academic
  • : SciFinder will be out of service so please access ‘SciFinder-n’
  • : Changed Title: NDSL→ScienceON
  • Auto English (스마트앱북, App)

    A mobile application which includes various electronic books for learning foreign languages.

    How to use Details
    How to use

    1. Download the application on your mobile device. (Search ‘AE 앱도서관’ on APP store or Play store)
    2. Run the application and select the ‘UNIST’ on the library list.
    3. Login the application (UNIST Portal ID & Password)
    4. Select a electronic book and click the ‘check-out’ button.
    5. The checked-out books are available on the ‘My Books’ tab.

    ※ All UNIST members can check-out 5 items for 14 days. After 14 days, the book will be returned automatically

    Details

    Type: Mobile App (Language learning app)

    Subject: Language Studies

    Provider: Smart App Book

    • Auto English is a mobile application which includes various electronic books for learning foreign languages. Available languages are English, Chinese, German, French, Vietnamese, Spanish and Italian.

  • Bookzip (북집)

    A collection of book summaries

    Details Morning Reading
    How to use
    Details

    • Type: Database (Abstract & Index)

    • Subject: All Subjects

    • Provider: 네오넷 시스템, 서울정보시스템

    • Bookzip is a collection of Korean book summaries, audiobooks and videos.

  • DBPIA (Korean Journals)

    Available about 1,400 Korean journals in all subjects published by Korean societies

    Details FAQ Manual(Kor) Tutorial(Kor)
    How to use
    Details

    • Type: Journal Package
    • Subject: All Subjects
    • Provider: NuriMedia
    • DBPIA is a journal platform which includes about 1,400 journals published by Korean societies in various fields. UNIST members can get full-text of scholarly materials in all subjects.

  • KISS (Korean Journals)

    Available about 1,900 Korean journals in all subjects published by Korean societies

    How to use
    Details

    • Type: Journal Package

    • Subject: All Subjects

    • Provider: 한국학술정보

    • KISS is a journal platform which includes more than 1,900 journals published by Korean societies. UNIST members can get full-text of scholarly materials in all subjects.

  • KSDC(Korean Social science Data Center) DB (한국사회과학데이터센터, via RISS)

    A wide-ranging collection of survey data and aggregate data originally produced by various organizations in Korea (Available via RISS)

    How to use Details
    How to use

    • Available via RISS Platform. (RISS Home > 해외전자자료검색 > 개별검색 DB > KSDC DB)
    • Users should access to RISS by UNIST direct URL for automatically UNIST user certification.
    • How to access: Clicking 1) database title or 2) RISS(한국교육학술정보원) at the bottom of the library website.
    ※ Available only from 4 pm until 9 am the next day

    Details

    Type: Database (Statistics, Survey data)

    Subject: All Subjects

    Provider: Korean Social science Data Center

    • The KSDC DB is wide-ranging collection of survey data and aggregate data originally produced by various organizations including public sectors, research institutions, and the media, and all compiled by the KSDC.

    ※ Available only from 4 pm until 9 am the next day via RISS web site.

  • RISS (Free)

    An integrated search platform of books, journal articles, dissertations and theses, research reports, etc. which are published by Korean universities

    How to use Details Manual(Kor) DB List(Kor)
    How to use

    * How to access RISS by UNIST direct URL for automatically UNIST user certification
    -> Clicking 1) RISS in this page or 2) RISS(한국교육학술정보원) at the bottom of the library website.

    Details

    Type: Database (Free, Abstract & Index + Full Text)

    Subject: All Subjects

    Provider: Korea Education and Research Information Service (KERIS)

    • RISS(Research Information Sharing Service) is an integrated search platform of books, journal articles, dissertations and theses, research reports, etc. which are published by Korean universities. It is useful site to search korean journals in various fields and dissertations and theses published by Korea graduate schools and also provides intergrated searching for overseas research databases.

  • Scholar (스콜라, Korean Journals, via RISS)

    Available about 830 Korean journals published by Korean societies (Available via RISS)

    How to use Details
    How to use

    • Available via RISS Platform.
    • Users should access to RISS by UNIST direct URL for automatically UNIST user certification.
    • How to access: Clicking 1) database title or 2) RISS(한국교육학술정보원) at the bottom of the library website.
    ※ Available only from 4 pm until 7 am the next day

    Details

    • Type: Journal Package
    • Subject: All Subjects
    • Provider: Kyobo
    • SCHOLAR(Kyobo Scholar) is a journal platform which includes about 830 journals published by Korean societies in various fields.

    ※ Available only from 4 pm until 9 am the next day via RISS web site.

  • ScienceON (사이언스온, Free)

    Free online platform of journals, conference proceedings, reports, etc. in science and technology provided by KISTI

    Details Guide(Kor)

    Changed Title: NDSL→ScienceON

    How to use
    Details

    Type: Open Access Repository (Free, Abstract & Index + Full Text, Free)

    Subject: Science & Technology

    Provider: Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information, KISTI

    • NDSL (National Digital Science Library) is a platform of journals, dissertations and theses, patents, reports in science and technology. Korean journals and conference proceedings published by Korean societies are available to search and download full text.

  • WIPS ON (윕스온)

    Patent database which includes bibliographic information and full text of patents registered in Korea, U.S., Japan, Europe, PCT, etc. (User account is required)

    How to use

    All UNIST members need to create an account to access WIPS ON. The account must be created on-campus with UNIST email address.

    Details

    Type: Database (Patent)

    Subject: Engineering, Science & Technology

    Provider: WIPS

    • WIPS ON is a patent database which includes bibliographic information and full text of patents registered in Korea, U.S., Japan, Europe, PCT, etc.

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