Please contact librarians to get the BLiS, LabourLaw, Lawnet, Malaysian Standards and Thomson Innovation. E-journals in various disciplines can also be accessed through the e-journals web page.


Summon® is a federated search engine that searches across the library’s electronic resources from one simple interface. This portal functions as a one stop search engine for all online databases and e-journals.


SAGE VIDEO COLLECTIONS (until 30th Jun 2016)


EBSCO Information Services (password request)

BLIS (Bernama Library & Infolink Service)

Proquest Dissertations and Theses Global (password request)





ACM Digital Library

The ACM DL is a vast collection of citations and full text from ACM journal and newsletter articles and conference proceedings. Subjects covered are: Applied Mathematics, Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mechanical Engineering and Operations Research. Access is limited to 3 concurrent users, so please log out at the end of each session. ACM also provide access to Computing Reviews, a complimentary online for ACM and unlimited access. Feel free to surf it.

American Physical Society Journals

The American Physical Society is the world's second largest organization of physicists, behind the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft. The Society publishes more than a dozen scientific journals, including the world renowned Physical Review and Physical Review Letters, and organizes more than twenty science meetings each year. It is also a member society of the American Institute of Physics. Every American Physical Society subscription (APS) offers access to journal:
* Physical Review Letters (1958-Present)
* Reviews of Modern Physics (1929-Present)
* Physical Review A (1970-Present)
* Physical Review B (1970-Present)
* Physical Review C (1970-Present)
* Physical Review D (1970-Present)
* Physical Review E (1993-Present)
* Physical Review Special Topics - Accelerators and Beams (1998-Present)
* Physical Review Special Topics - Physics Education Research (1998-Present)
* PROLA - Physical Review Online Archive

Applied Science & Technology Full Text
Subject areas covered in this database are: Acoustics, Aeronautics, Applied Mathematics, Artificial Intelligence, Atmospheric Sciences, Automatic Control, Automotive Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Communication & Information Technology, Computer Databases & Software, Construction, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Engineering & Biomedical Materials, Energy Resources & Research, Environmental Engineering, Fire & Fire Prevention, Food & Food Industry, Geology, Industrial Engineering, Machine Learning, Machinery, Marine Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy, Mineralogy, Mining Engineering, Neural Networks, Nuclear Engineering, Oceanography, Optical & Neural Computing, Petroleum & Gas, Physics, Plastics, Robotics, Solid State Technology, Space Science, Textile Industry & Fabrics, Transportation and Waste Management.

ASCE Library (American Society of Civil Engineers)
Civil Engineering Database (CEDB) is designed to provide easy bibliographic access to all ASCE publications. The database covers ASCE documents published since 1972. It provides access to all the journals, conference proceedings, books, standards, manuals, magazines, and newspapers. Engineering subject areas include : Aerospace Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Bridges, Cold Regions, Computer Practices, Construction, Earthquake Engineering, Education, Engineering Mechanics, Environmental Engineering, Forensic Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Highways, Hydrology, Hydraulics, Irrigation and Drainage, Management, Materials Engineering, Structural Engineering, Transportation, Urban Planning, Water Resources, Waterway, Port, Coastal and Ocean Engineering.

ASME Digital Library (American Society of Mechanical Engineers) (Abstract Only)
Provide access to journals on Mechanical Engineering in full-text dating back to 2000. Subjects covered are: Applied Mechanics, Biomechanical Engineering, Dynamic Systems, Measurement & Control, Electronic Packaging, Energy Resources Technology, Engineering for Gas Turbines & Power, Engineering Materials & Technology, Fluids Engineering, Heat Transfer, Manufacturing Science & Engineering, Mechanical Design, Offshore Mechanics & Arctic Engineering, Pressure Vessel Technology, Solar Energy Engineering, Tribology, Turbo-machinery, Vibration & Acoustics.


AVS Publication Digital Library
AVS is an interdisciplinary, professional society that supports networking among academic, industrial, government, and consulting professionals involved in a variety of disciplines - chemistry, physics, biology, mathematics, all engineering disciplines, business, sales, etc. through common interests related to the basic science, technology development, and commercialization of materials, interfaces, and processing area. AVS – Science & Technology of Materials, Interface and Processing provide an access to a three types of journal that are Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A (JVSTA), Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B (JVSTB) and Journal of Surface Science Spectra.

British Standards Online
British Standards Online (BSOL) is BSI's flagship database of standards. Used by professionals around the world, it is the most comprehensive and authoritative source of British, and adopted European and international, standards. British Standards Online is rich in business-critical content covering a broad range of disciplines for all industry sectors. Access is limited to 5 concurrent users, so please log out at the end of each session.

Emerald Management Xtra
Emerald Fulltext is a collection of over 33,000 articles from over 100 of the most prestigious management journals, complete with full text archives back to 1994 and abstracts back to 1989. It provides access to the latest research and global thinking via the Internet. This database covers all major management disciplines from Marketing, Human Resources Management, Library and Information Management and Quality to Operations Management and more. Key titles in the collection include: Marketing, Human Resources Management, Library and Information Management, Quality Management dan Operations Management.

Engineering Village
Engineering Village is a new search environment from Elsevier Engineering Information. EV provides access to Compendex. Compendex is a comprehensive interdisciplinary engineering database in which provides coverage of engineering and related topic in the following areas : General Engineering, Civil Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Materials Science and Energy.


General Science Full Text
This database covers in various subject areas such as Astronomy, Atmospheric Science, Biology, Botany, Chemistry, Conservation, Earth Science, Environment, Food, Genetics, Health, Mathematics, Medicine, Microbiology, Nutrition, Oceanography, Physics and Physiology.

IEEE Xplore Digital Library
IEEE Xplore is an online delivery system providing full text access to the world's highest quality technical literature in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Electronics. IEEE Xplore contains IEEE journals, transactions, letters, conference proceedings and standards; and IEE (Institution of Electrical Engineers) journals, letters, and magazines conference proceedings. Access is limited to 15 concurrent users, so please log out at the end of each session.

Inspec provides access to citations and abstracts to journals, conference proceedings and other publications in the fields of Pure & Applied Physics, Electronics, Electrical Engineering, Communications, Computer Science, Control Engineering, Information Technology & Manufacturing, Production & Mechanical Engineering Physics, Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Computing.

IOPScience (Institute of Physics)
IOPScience is the Institute of Physics electronic journal service. Users can browse journals by Title, Subject, Publishing Partner, Journal Archive or EJs Collection. Users can also search by clicking on the Search button and specify the information needed. Subjects covered are: Atomic, Molecular, Optical, Mathematical, and General Physics.

Journal Citation Reports®
Delivers quantifiable statistical information based on citation data. Provides a variety of impact and influence metrics, including the Journal Impact Factory and Eigenfactor®. Include rank-in-category tables, journal self-citations, and Impact Factor boxplots.


LawNet is an Online Library of Malaysian Laws which contains the authoritative text of the Laws of Malaysia. It is catered for practising lawyers, legal advisors, academicians, law students as well as people who have a daily need to refer to Malaysian laws. It covers Law Library which contains Acts of Parliament, Principal Acts (Original), Amendment Acts, Ordinances, Bills Supplement, Rules & Regulations, Legislative Supplement (A), Legislative Supplement (B), Federal Constitution, Criminal Procedure Code, Penal Code, National Land Code, Rules of Court, Court Forms, General Orders (Perintah-perintah Am) and "Arahan Perbendaharaan"; e-Gazette; Selected Judgments of the Privy Council and Istilah Undang-undang. (password request)

MyLawBox LabourLaw
MyLawBox LabourLaw offers materials on industrial and employment law as encapsulated in the decisions of the Federal Court, the Court of Appeal and the High Court, as well as the awards of the Industrial Court. The database also features selected practice notes, legislative forms, precedents, and sample agreements as they are being applied or used in our courts. This database suits for entrepreneurs, professionals, employers, employees, human resource personnel, labour departments, academics and researchers. In term of contents, this online service covers Judgements, Industrial Court Awards, Case Citator, Legislation, Act Noter-Up, Legislative Forms and Articles. Access is limited to 3 concurrent users, so please log out at the end of each session. (password request)

Malaysian Standards Online
MS Online aims to assist users in getting Malaysian Standards information quickly via the Internet. The system provides users with a search facility using several search criteria such as title, MS number, year, keywords, ICS number and/or subjects to search the relevant standards needed by the users. (password request)

MathSciNet (Abstract Only)
MathSci+ on SilverPlatter is the Mathematical Sciences database produced by the American Mathematical Society (AMS). The database contains information from the printed publications Mathematical Reviews (MR) and Current Mathematical Publications (CMP), both published by the AMS. It provides comprehensive coverage of international research in mathematics and mathematically related research in Statistics, Computer Science, Physics, Operations Research, Engineering, Biology, and other disciplines.

ProQuest Education Journals
ProQuest Education Journals is an instant access to key resources in education theory and practice that provides almost 400 full-text titles, as well as abstracts and indexing for more than 330 journals. The database includes coverage of scholarly journals, periodicals, trade publications, magazines and other publications relating to: Adult Education; Higher Education; Home Schooling; Primary Education; Secondary Education; Special Needs Education; Specialist Teaching of the Arts, sports, Business, Science etc.; related topics, such as Government Funding, Communication in the Classroom, Counseling and Social Policies. Full-text articles provide complete information, and include all charts, tables, diagrams and other graphical elements often used to enhance the editorial value of articles focusing on education topics.


SAE International's scholarly journals report and archive
SAE International's scholarly journals report and archive state-of-the-art research findings obtained through journal Calls for Papers as well as renowned SAE events.  Eight content-specific journals cover all areas relevant to ground vehicle and aerospace engineering technology, published online and hosted by Highwire Press.
Each journal aims to serve the needs of academic and industry authors, researchers, and readers in a medium tailored for the discovery, integration, and application of research. In addition to being identified as some of the best published work at SAE International, these papers advance self-propelled vehicle and system knowledge in a neutral forum for the benefit of society. (password request)

SAGE Journals Online
SAGE publishers has more than 590 journals in multiple subjects. SAGE Journals Online is the delivery platform that provides online access to full text of individual SAGE journals. The SAGE Full-Text Collections, SAGE's award-winning and discipline-specific research databases are also available on SAGE journals Online. UTHM Library has subscribed about 39 journal titles in this database until June 2011..

Science Direct is an electronic information service for interdisciplinary research libraries. It enables researchers to access over 1,700 online journals and 3.4 million full-text HTML articles, search over 59 million abstracts in the leading STM bibliographic databases, and link to articles from over 170 STM publishers from one intuitive interface. Science Direct covers the following areas: Computer Science, Engineering and Materials Science.

SpringerLink (Abstract Only)
SpringerLink is one of the access points for researchers in science, technology and medicine. In term of collection aspect, there are more than 1,200 peer reviewed journals and 2,500 volumes within Online Book Series, plus Online Reference Works, Online eBooks and Online Journal Archives. It covers 11 broad categories: Behavioral Science; Biomedical and Life Sciences; Business and Economics; Chemistry and Materials Science; Computer Science; Earth and Environmental Science; Engineering; Humanities, Social Sciences and Law; Mathematics; Medicine; Physics and Astronomy.


Thomson Innovation
Thomson Innovation®, the leading intellectual property intelligence and collaboration platform, enables you to expedite your research and make confident intellectual property decisions. It combines reliable and relevant content, powerful analysis and visualization tools, and easy-to-use productivity and collaboration tools. (password request)

Wiley Online Library

Introduced in 1997 and launched commercially in January 1999, Wiley Online Library is a leading international resource for quality content promoting discovery across the spectrum of scientific, technical, medical and professional endeavors. Today, more than half of Wiley's journals on Wiley Online Library are digitized back to 1799. Subjects covered: Business, Chemistry, Computer Science, Earth and Environmental Science, Education, Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Law, Life Sciences, Mathematics and Statistics, Medical, Veterinary and Health Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Polymers and Material Sciences, Psychology