Databases is a collection of data organized in a manner that allows retrieval and use of data. This page provides an available major databases in Nagasaki University. Some databases is possible to access from off-campus.
※How to access from off-campus.
- Select a subject from the left menu, click the banner of the database.
- Some databases allows a limited number of simultaneous users to access, be sure to log off immediately when finished.
- Please ask reference service section for the inquiry about databases.
＜Attention for use＞
- Use of electronic journals is subject to copyright laws and publisher license agreements.
- Do not redistribute of data and the systematic download using computer programs is strictly prohibited.
An online database of major dictionaries and encyclopaedias, as well as databases for weekly journals and books etc.
【2 simultaneous access】
■JapanKnowledge Movies / English version
■JapanKnowledge Movies / Japanese version
※User’s Guide (English) / ※User’s Guide (Japanese)
★The making method of the report using JapanKnowledge (Japanese)
Gale’s premier periodical resource, Academic OneFile, provides millions of articles from over 17,000 scholarly journals and other authoritative sources, including videos from BBC Worldwide Learning to thousands of podcasts and transcripts from CNN.
It includes more than 11,000 peer-reviewed journals (more than 8,000 in full text), and major reference sets including Gale Encyclopaedia of Science and Encyclopaedia of World Biography.
General OneFile is a one stop source for general interest content coming from news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.
A database of abstracts and citations for scholarly journal articles, and include a link to the full-text.
A suite of databases providing access to thousands of periodical titles and millions of articles. Please select databases from the list below.
Business Source Premier ※Katafuchi campus only
A database of full-text articles for journals. ※Quick Reference Guide
（The Cochrane Library）
A collection of databases in medicine and other healthcare specialties provided by the Cochrane Collaboration and other organisations.
A free database accessing the MEDLINE database of citations, abstracts on life sciences and biomedical topics, and include a link to the full-text.
Please use exclusive PubMed URL of Nagasaki University.
By accessing PubMed through exclusive URL for Nagasaki University, you will be available to e-journal from search results. Those users accessing PubMed from the general “pubmed.gov” URL will not benefit from the Library’s LinkOut feature.
When using from off-campus, click the following icon in search results.
Please enter your login information, you will be directed to the full text.
JSTOR provides access to academic journal articles.
Collections available at Nagasaki University:
■Arts & Sciences I Collection
This collection includes core journals in economics, history, political science, sociology, and humanities & social sciences.
■Arts & Sciences II Collection
This collection includes core journals in economics, history, archaeology, classics, and areas studies (Latin American, Middle Eastern, Slavic, African, and Asian).
■Arts & Sciences III Collection
This collection includes core journals in language & literature, music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, art & art history, and architecture & architectural history.
（International Nuclear Information System）
A bibliographic database devoted to the peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology. INIS is operated by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) in collaboration with its Member States and co-operating international organizations.
Nagasaki University’s Institutional Repository.
CiNii Dissertations is a database service that lets you search for information on dissertations written for doctoral degrees in Japan conferred by Japanese Universities and the National Institute for Academic Degrees and University Evaluation.
The search function uniformly covers dissertations made available in repositories of universities and other academic institutions in Japan as well as those archived in the National Diet Library.
An online encyclopedia including contents of Encyclopedia Nipponica 2001, Shogakukan Unabridged Dictionary of the Japanese Language and Encyclopedia of Japanese History, Shogakukan Random House（English-Japanese Dictionary）,etc.
【2 simultaneous access】
“The Biographical Dictionary of Japan (one of the contents in JapanKnowledge+)” is Japan’s largest biographical dictionary, including more than 65,000 from the mythical age of “Kojiki” and “Nihon Shoki” until the present.
【2 simultaneous access】
A newspaper database for Nihon Keizai Shinbun. Includes contents of 210,000 person information on 5,100 companies and central government office, economy, trade group, Diet member. In addition, the company information of main 30,000 companies are also searchable. 【5 simultaneous access】
Today’s Diagnosis and Treatment WEB
A database for the healthcare workers, Japanese text only.
you can easily search the information about the most effective treatments based on the latest results of research. 【5 simultaneous access】
Visible Body 【同時アクセス無制限】
Visible Body is application for human anatomy, including interactive anatomy models and 3D physiology animations and so on.