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New subscriptions and trial subscriptions

  • EduDonor Index, EduScholarships Index & HEPSEU Database
    Trial until 1 March 2018
    EduDonor Index
    (Worldwide Directory of Grants for Educational Institutions)
    EduDonor Index covers the information on more than 600,000 grants available for educational institutions/organizations in any country in the world.

    EduScholarships Index (Worldwide Directory of Scholarships for Students) 
    EduScholarships Index covers the information on more than 2 million global and local scholarships available for university students (bachelors, masters, doctorates/PhDs) and for the students of kindergartens, primary schools (grades 1-4), secondary schools (grades 5-8) and high schools (grades 9-12) in any country in the world.

    HEPSEU Database (Higher Education Programmes & Scholarships in European Countries) 
    HEPSEU Database covers the information on more than 100,000 Higher Education Programmes (Bachelors,Masters,Doctorates) in European Countries and more than 1.5 million global scholarships and grants available for participants of these programmes.

  • Energeia; news site concerning energy.
    Trial during 2017.
    One-time registration required via link: (Note! Type lower case letters)
    Energeia Energienieuws is the prime source of daily news on the Dutch energy market. It appears, on-line only, in daily editions from Monday-Friday. Each issue contains some 8-10 Dutch-language news articles concerning electricity, gas and renewables, written by an expert editorial team of five members.
    Energeia belongs to the FD (Financieel Dagblad) Media group. Articles in Energeia do not however appear on or in the printed version of the paper, but exclusively via

  • IOP Publishing
    Free-to-read new journals for 2017:
  • Statista; the portal for statistics.
    Immediate access to over one million statistics and facts
    2-year trial.
    Statista is an on-line statistics portal. It provides access to data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government institutions in English and German. The platform counts over 1,000,000 statistics on over 80,000 topics from more than 18,000 sources.
    Statista offers statistics and survey results in the form of bar charts and tables. The main business model of the platform is offering corporate clients, educators and researchers access to quantitative data.

  • JoVe Journal of Visualized Experiments
    JoVE is the world's first peer reviewed scientific video journal. Established in 2006, JoVE is devoted to publishing experiments in a visual format to increase productivity and reproducibility of scientific research. JoVE is indexed in Pubmed/MEDLINE, Web of Science, Chemical Abstracts, and its Impact Factor is 1.1.


  • Elsevier Reference modules
    (temporary access for 1 year)
    As from 2017 the Library provides access to 2 Elsevier Reference modules. These modules are updated automatically. The modules concerned are:
  • Academia; database for sound and vision.
    Academia provides on-line access to almost 90,000 audiovisual resources: a unique selection from the archives of the Netherlands Institute for Sound and Vision, aimed specifically at the worlds of education and research.

  • ASME Journal archives
    Part of the Digital Collection of The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
    TU/e staff and students will have access to the digital ASME journal archives (1960-1999) as from 2017. Requesting printed articles from the Library stackroom is therefore no longer necessary.

  • Edward Elgar e-book selection for IE&IS
    A special selection of 585 books has been purchased for our department of Industrial Engineering & Innovation Sciences.
    These e-books will soon be available via our search systems, for the time being they may be viewed via the publisher's website.

  • Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Archive(access Campus only)
    Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (SEP) was designed so that each entry is maintained and kept up-to-date by an expert or group of experts in the field. All entries and substantive updates are refereed by the members of a distinguished Editorial Board before they are made public. Consequently, this dynamic reference work maintains academic standards while evolving and adapting in response to new research.
    Access campus only:

  • Institute of Physics: e-Book series extension:
    • Concise physics: new additions are release 3(2016-2017),
      20 books, and release 4(2017-2018), 20 books.
    • Expanded physics: new additions are release 3(2016-2017),
      50 books, and release 4(2017-2018), 50 books.
    • Physics World Discovery;
      All content published in 2017 as part of the new Physics World Discovery collection will be free to read forever;
      a series of accessible, long-form features that provide readers with an expert introduction to the hottest topics in physics, spanning established and emerging research disciplines. Written by leading voices from across the scientific community, the Physics World Discovery collection showcases a range of diverse and fast-moving research areas.

  • Springer e-book collections
    - Expansion of e-book collections for 2017
    - Acquisition of Springer e-book archive Computer Science,
      int. edition. (without LNCS 1997-2004). Reference books and books in German language are not included.

  • Sustainable Organization Library (SOL)
    The TU/e Library has acquired a GreenLeaf Publishing subscription for the on-line collection Sustainable Organization Library (SOL).
    The collection is available via Focus, the TU/e discovery tool, and the TU/e catalogue.
    The TU/e Library also provides these links for access to this collection.
    The Sustainable Organization Library (SOL) is an on-line library drawn from books, reports, case collections and journals, published by Greenleaf and others, focused on sustainability and social responsibility. Each chapter or article is individually tagged with its own metadata.

  • TVVL Kennisbank (Dutch-language knowledge database)
    Access via IP recognition for undefined time period (no log-in required)
     TVVL Kennisbank provides access to content of TVVL Magazine since 2007. Articles, hand-outs, technical reports, lecture notes, research results etc. in the fields of climate management, installation technology, energy, and facility management.

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