Electronic Resources

Electronic Resources

These online databases are governed by licence agreements and are for personal use by Veech Library members only. Specific licence conditions for use of individual databases can be found within that database under headings such as "terms of use, "legal Information", "conditions of use" or similar. It is important you read and observe these terms and conditions.

 

A-Z EJOURNAL SEARCH

Searches all the electronic journals held in the Veech Library.

ACADEMIC ONEFILE 
Premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects.

ABTAPL JOURNALS HOLDING LIST
This website is useful to locate periodicals and their holdings in theological libraries in Britain.
The information is frequently updated by the member libraries of the Association of British Theological and Philosophical Libraries (ABTAPL).

ATLA RELIGION DATABASE WITH SERIALS
Broad coverage in all areas of religion and theology with indexes to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays.

AUSTRALIAN CATHOLIC NEWS
Local, Australian & World News Info & Resources. Including Catholic Weekly Online

AUSTRALIAN RELIGION INDEX (*Passwords are available from the circulation desk)
ARI is an author and subject index covering over eighty religious and theological periodicals published in Australia and New Zealand representing a broad range of religious traditions. ARI indexes articles, notes and book reviews in religious studies, theology and related fields in the humanities and social sciences

AULOTS
AULOTS is a database of the serials holdings of theological and religious libraries in Australia and New Zealand. It contains  holdings for 5256 serial titles held in 96 libraries

CATHOLIC PERIODICAL LITERATURE INDEX
Provides indexing of periodicals, essay collections, church documents, papal documents and electronic resources expressly addressing the practice and intellectual tradition of Roman Catholicism.

EBSCO DATABASE LIST
EBSCO provides indexing and full text access to journals from Catholic and other religious traditions as well as philosophical journals.

GENERAL ONE FILE
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care,  humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, technology, and many general interest topics.

GOOGLE SCHOLAR

Veech Library full-text resources can be discovered and linked via your Google Scholar search. If you are using Google Scholar within CIS, just click here.

If you are outside CIS, Click on this link> go to Settings > Library Links. Search for “Veech” or Catholic Institute Sydney>Tick it > Save the setting.

INFORMIT
Provides full text and index access to research and information from a range of Australian, New Zealand and Asia Pacific journals and publications, covering current affairs, social sciences, history, law, philosophy and religion.

JSTOR
The JSTOR Religion and Theology Collection covers the history and philosophy of religious thought spanning traditions, periods, and critical approaches. The collection contains more than 80 titles, drawn exclusively from existing JSTOR Arts and Sciences collections.

NEW CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA 

The New Catholic Encyclopedia is a multi-volume reference work on Roman Catholic history and belief, edited by the faculty of The Catholic University of America. This is the 2003 second edition with updated supplements available in full text.

OXFORD REFERENCE ONLINE
ORO gives access to a broad range of Oxford University Press reference resources and dictionaries, for example The Oxford Guide to People and Places of the Bible and The Oxford Companion to Philosophy.

PHILOSOPHERS INDEX
Current and comprehensive database covering scholarly research in all major fields of philosophy Considered the most thorough index of periodical literature on the subject. Contains research published since 1940 including over 680 journals from more than 50 countries with content representing a variety of languages.

RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY COLLECTION (Ebsco)
Religion & Philosophy Collection™ provides access to more than 300 full text journals that cover topics such as theology, biblical studies, religious history, political philosophy and moral philosophy.

RELIGION AND PHILOSOPHY COLLECTION
A customised selection of over 200 magazines and academic journals covering religion, philosophy, and the related areas of archaeology and anthropology.

THESES RESEARCH

AMERICAN DOCTORAL DISSERTATIONS INDEX (1933-1955)

This index contains over 93,000 citations of the Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities (DDAAU) between 1933-1955. This open source was created with the help of the Congregational Library & Archives in Boston and funded by the H.W. Wilson Foundation.

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)
This database searches a large number of internationl electronic theses/dissertations from selected universities. Includes useful links to the international theses repositories.

TROVE (Australasian)
To search theses, select the Advanced Search and limit the Format to Thesis. For help click here.
Formally ADT Australasian Digital Theses program.

VATICAN LIBRARY CATALOGUE
Vatican Catalogue enables you to search any holdings from the Vatican Library collections. Scholars and students can search books, manuscripts, drawings, coins and much more.