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The Sabinet African ePublications (SA ePublications) service has been available online to clients with great success since 2001. This service is the most comprehensive, searchable collection of full-text African electronic journals available on one platform which focuses on information originating from or pertaining to Africa. This service allows you to discover articles related to African content covering a wide variety of topics. Our collection of journal subjects include: Business and Finance; Education; Labour; Law; Medicine and Health; Science, Technology and Agriculture; Religion; and Social Sciences and Humanities.

Now including the African Journal Archive, SA ePublications offers almost 500 African journals, a number that grows consistently as new journal titles are added. SA ePublications is not only the largest collection of its kind, but also easy to use since the platform was designed with the end user in mind.

SA Media covers more than 120 South African newspapers and periodicals. More than 500 articles are selected daily, categorized according to 22 categories and indexed in Afrikaans and English. Copies of original articles are available from microfiche archives for the period 1978 to 1996. Digital images of articles are available online since January 1997.

Law and Government information available in South Africa since 1800.

This platform will provide you with a single entry point to seamlessly search Sabinet's reference products, including OAIster, OCLC's FirstSearch Service, SA Media, SA ePublications, foreign and local dissertations- and theses databases, to name but a handful.

SACat reflects the collections of libraries in Southern Africa and contains bibliographic information referring to books, periodicals, audiovisual items and other information material. Dates back to the 1800s. Follow the link above and select SACat in the list of databases.

Sage comprises of 10 discipline specific databases. It includes more than 256 journals. The Sage full-text collections are available in the following disiplines.  Communication Studies, Criminology, Education, Health Sciences, Management & Organizations Studies, Materials Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Urban Studies & Planning.

The South African National Bibliography (SANB) is an accumulation of the bibliographic records of all items published in South Africa.

The South African Press Association (SAPA) database consists of news reports on politics, finance, commerce, sport and news in general. News is gathered from various sources such as input from member newspapers, stringers and correspondents, own reporters in the field and agreements with smaller regional news agencies. SAPA is South Africa's national news agency and supplies its news to the print media, radio and television, foreign correspondents based in South Africa, government departments, political parties, foreign missions in South Africa and to corporate clients.

The world's leading journal of original scientific research. Science online includes access to the most recently published, award winning news content and high-impact peer-reviewed research.Alternative access

ScienceDirect is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books. Elsevier has digitized as much of the pre-1995 journal owned-content as possible, bringing articles from as far back as 1823 (The Lancet) to the desktop.  The platform offers sophisticated search and retrieval functionality that enables the user to maximize the effectiveness of their knowledge discovery process.  It covers for e.g., Earth and Planetary Sciences, Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy, Life Sciences, Agriculture, Biochemistry, Health Sciences, Veterinary Science, Social Sciences and Humanities, Arts and Humanities, Business, Management and Accounting, Decision Sciences, Economics, Econometrics and Finance, Psychology, and Social Sciences.

SciFinder® isn’t just for chemists! Current students and faculty from all departments can access CAS content that includes many scientific disciplines including biological sciences, biomedical sciences, engineering, materials science, agricultural science and more.

Students and Faculty will be able to register for a SciFinder account by accessing a registration page via the URL below.

Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, with bibliometrics tools to track, analyze  and visualize research.  It contains 22000 titles from more than 5000 publishers around the world, covering the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and Arts and Humanties . Scopus has 55 million records  dating back to  1823 , 84% of these contain references dating back to 1996.

SocINDEX with Fulltext is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. The database features more than 1,986,000 records with subject headings from a 19,600+ term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. SocINDEX with Fulltext contains full text for 708 journals dating back to 1908. This database also includes fulltext for more than 780 books and monographs, and full text for 9,333 conference papers.

Speculum Juris is a law journal accredited by the Higher Education and Training, South Africa. The Journal appears in two volumes each year. ISSN 0-6986-215-4. Speculum Juris is published by: Nelson R Mandela School of Law, University of Fort Hare, Private Bag X9083, East London 5200, South Africa.

SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals, providing full text for 550 journals indexed in SPORTDiscus. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the SPORTDiscus index - with no embargo. With full-text coverage dating back to 1985, SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the definitive research tool for all areas of sports & sports medicine literature.

SpringerLink is one of the world's leading online information services for scientific, technical, and medical (STM) journals. Includes science, economics, computer science, law, mathematics and medicine.

The Database of Approved Research Periodicals (NASOP 02-014) is compiled by the personnel of the Library and Information Service at the University of the Free State. It lists all periodicals approved as research platforms.