Proquest databases down for maintenance, Sun 23 October

Proquest, the supplier of many of our online databases will be performing maintenance on Sun 23 October from 3am til 3pm.


This will mean that many of our online databases may not be available including:


• Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA)
• ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
• Biological Sciences
• British Humanities Index (BHI)
• Environmental Impact Statements
• Environmental Science and Pollution Management
• International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS)
• Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
• National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Abstracts Database
• Social Services Abstracts
• Sociological Abstracts


Full listing of Proquest databases below


Library Information Desk



Advanced Polymers Abstracts

Aluminium Industry Abstracts




ASSIA – Applied Social Sciences Index & Abstracts

BHI British Humanities Index

Biological Sciences

Biology Digest

Biotechnology and Bioengineering

Ceramic Abstracts/World Ceramics Abstracts

Civil Engineering Abstracts

Composites Industry Abstracts


Computer and Information Systems Abstracts

Conference Papers Index

CSA Engineering Research Database

CSA High Technology Research & Aerospace

CSA Materials Research with METADEX

CSA Technology Research Database

DAAI –Design & Applied Arts Index

Earthquake Engineering Abstracts

Electronics and Communications Abstracts

Engineered Materials Abstracts

Engineered Materials Abstracts, Ceramics

Environmental Engineering Abstracts


Information Technology Case Studies



Materials Business File

Mechanical & Transportation Eng. Abstracts

Microbiology Abstracts

Oceanic Abstracts

Oceanic Abstracts

Physical Education Index

Social Services Abstracts

Sociological Abstracts

Solid State and Superconductivity Abstracts

Virology and AIDS Abstracts

Water Resources Abstracts

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts