Extended access platforms

Extended access platforms

Dear readers,
the list of additional electronic resources on this page is constantly being updated. Subject-specific electronic resources are listed on our subject area pages in the 'Support for researchers' menu.

CAS SciFinder-n: IP filters temporarily suspended

CAS has temporarily suspended IP filters for the use of Sci-Finder-n for Rostock University. The same applies to SciFinder.

This means that students and researchers with an existing SciFinder or SciFinder-n account can access the databases from home without a VPN connection. New users will have to register on the site through VPN/ Remote Access in order to do the same.

The IP filter suspension is expected to be upheld throughout the Covid-19 crisis.

EBSCO Datenbanken: Business Source Ultimate and Academic Search Ultimate free until 31.07.2020

The databases Business Source Ultimate and Academic Search Ultimate are free to use for members of Rostock University via Remote Access until 31.07.2020.

Further information on the two Ultimate databases:
1) Academic Search Ultimate 
2) Business Source Ultimate

JSTOR: expanded set of content free until 30.06.2022

All JSTOR members have expanded access to selected JSTOR journal collections until 30.06.2022. You can access the content via VPN/ Remote.

Information on expended-access content can be found here.

Microbiology Society: e-journals platform freely accessible

The Microbiology Society is offering free access to its e-journals platform 'Microbiology Research'.

You can read the Society's press release here.

Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC): all resources free to use

The Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) has made the entirety of its contents freely available until further notice.

Read the Society's press release here.

SIAM: Epidemiology Collection freely accessible

The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) has made the following resources free to use for a limited time:

1) The SIAM Epidemiology Collection