Education Commission (HEC) has made available 75,000 online books in
addition to 23,000 journals to researchers within public and private
universities in Pakistan under the Digital Library Programme. If you are at IST Islamabad Campus, you can
access the resources provided to IST by following the links appended
The ASTM Standards & Engineering Digital Library is a vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information. It covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science and solar engineering
- American Association of Physics Teachers
AAPT publications provide up to date physics knowledge, at a level comprehensible for many readers.
Two major peer-reviewed journals, the American Journal of Physics
and The Physics Teacher provide a medium for sharing methods and
research about teaching physics at introductory and advanced levels.
- American Physical Society
APS provides access to 9 prestigious research publications, which include five-specialist Physical Review Publications, and the PROLA archive.
- Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Cambridge University Press publishes nearly 200 peer-reviewed academic
journals across a wide spread of subject areas. Cambridge Journals
Online is the online content delivery service for Cambridge University
Press’s collection of nearly 200 leading journals. Subject Strengths
includes: Politics, Linguistics, Social Science, Humanities, Law,
Mathematics, Science and Medicine.
Duke University Press
Duke University Press, internationally recognized as a prominent
publisher of books and journals, publishes approximately 120 books
annually and over 40 journals, as well as offering five electronic
collections. A not-for-profit scholarly publisher, Duke University Press
is best known for publishing in the humanities and social sciences.
Ebrary offers a wide variety of content across many subject areas,
especially in business and social science. It acquires integrated
collections of e-Books and other content. ebrary continues to add
quality eBooks and other authoritative titles to their selection from
the world's leading academic and professional publishers. Users will be
able to download the entire book for 14 days. To access this encrypted file, you will need Adobe Digital Editions, available free online.
ESDU - Engineering Solutions for Academia
ESDU provides validated design methods, data and software tools covering a wide range of engineering disciplines.
The work of our ESDU Engineers is monitored, guided and rigorously validated by technical committees comprised of
leading experts from industry, academia and government organizations from around the world, and is endorsed by
key professional institutions. The result of this collaborative effort is a unique and unsurpassed engineering
IET Digital Library
IET digital library offers over 20 research journals and letters in
electrical and electronic engineering including Telecommunications;
Power; Control; Radar; Circuits; Materials; Life sciences related
research & IT. 10 of IET digital library journals are impact factor.
Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) is
the largest society in the world for professionals in the field of
operations research (O.R.), management science, and analytics.
Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
The IEEE/IEE Electronic Library (IEL) provides access to almost a third
of the world’s current electrical engineering and computer science
literature, featuring high-quality content from the Institute of
Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and the Institution of
Electrical Engineers (IEE). IEL provides full-text access to many
top-cited journals in the field, including 132 IEEE and 45 IEE journals,
magazines, transactions and conference proceedings as well as active
IEEE standards over one million documents in all.
McGraw-Hill's Access Science
AccessScience is an authoritative and dynamic online resource
that contains incisively written, high-quality reference material that
covers all major scientific disciplines. An award-winning gateway to
scientific knowledge, it offers links to primary research material,
videos and exclusive animations, plus specially designed curriculum maps
for teachers. With these and other online features, AccessScience is
continually expanding the ways it can demonstrate and explain core,
trustworthy scientific information in a way that inspires and guides
users to deeper knowledge.
McGraw-Hill's Access Engineering
AccessEngineering is an
engineering reference tool for professionals, academics, and students
that provides seamless access to the world's best-known,
most-used collection of authoritative, regularly updated engineering
reference information. AccessEngineering
also comprises dynamic online features, such as instructional, faculty
made videos, calculators, interactive tables and charts, as well as
personalization tools allowing users to organize crucial project
information as they work.
Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social
science content for the scholarly community. Since 1995 the MUSE
journal collections have supported a wide array of research needs at
academic, public, special, and school libraries worldwide. MUSE is the
trusted source of complete, full-text versions of scholarly journals
from many of the world's leading university presses and scholarly
societies, with over 120 publishers currently participating. UPCC Book
Collections on Project MUSE, launched in January 2012, offer top quality
book-length scholarship, fully integrated with MUSE's scholarly journal
One of the world’s leading information services for science, technical
and medical journals, Springer Link contains premier electronic date for
503 full-text Springer Journals and 738 full-text journals formerly
published by Kluwer Academic Publishing. Access is available to full
text journals on computer science, mathematics, physics and astronomy,
life sciences, chemical sciences, medicine, engineering, geo-sciences,
environmental sciences, law and economics.
Taylor & Francis Journals
Taylor & Francis have grown rapidly over the last two decades to
become a leading international academic publisher. One can get
multidisciplinary knowledge through this database.
University of Chicago Press
The University of Chicago Press introduced fourteen scholarly journals
including, American Journal of Sociology, The Elementary School Journal,
The Journal of Geology, International Journal of Plant Sciences,
Journal of Near Eastern Studies, and Journal of Political Economy. The
Journals Division of the Press distributes more than 50 journals and
hardcover serials, presenting original research from international
scholars in the social sciences, humanities, education, biological and
medical sciences, and physical.
World Bank e-library
The World Bank e-Library is an electronic portal to the World Bank's
full-text collection of books, reports/working papers, journals and
other documents on social and economic development. E-Library is fully
searchable by subject, region, keyword, title, author, abstract, or year
Wiley-Interscience is an STM (Science, technology, and Medicine) and SSH
(Social Sciences and Humanities) publisher. Introduced in 1997, Wiley
InterScience is a leading international resource for scientific,
technical, medical and scholarly content.
In June 2008, Wiley InterScience incorporated the online content
formerly hosted on Blackwell Synergy to provide access across 1,234
journals in science, technology, medicine, humanities and social
sciences. Since the Blackwell-Synergy merger with Wiley-Interscience,
all the journals available to HEC consortium are now available through