Online Journals and Databases

ACM Digital Library provides access to 53 peer reviewed scholarly journals; 8 technical magazines including Communications of the ACM (ACMs flagship magazine), ACM's complete collection of conference proceedings containing over 2,500 volumes of scholarly materials; and 37 technical newsletters sponsored by ACM's technical Special Interest Groups (SIGs). An up-to-date list of the contents of the ACM Digital Library is available at

Captialine database provides fundamental and market data on more than 35,000 Indian listed and unlisted companies, classified under more than 300 industries, along with powerful analytic tools. Extensive data and analysis on every company profile, directors, more than 10-year financials (P&L, balance sheet, cash flow, consolidated financial data, segment data, forex data, R&D data and ratios), quarterly results, ownership pattern, finished products, raw materials, share price data, directors' report, management discussion, notes to account, business news, corporate events, etc. Capitaline Database is an indispensable tool for a wide gamut of finance professionals including fund managers, investment bankers, bankers, analysts, investment advisors, Corporate, Management Institutes, Rating Agencies and individual investors.

Economic & Political Weekly (EPW), published by the Sameeksha Trust, a registered charitable trust since 1949, is one of the Indian publications that enjoy a global reputation for excellence and scholarship. It occupies a special place in the intellectual history of independent India. It publishes analysis of contemporary affairs and academic papers in the social sciences. The focus of the EPW is economic issues, but it is truly a multidisciplinary publication covering sociology, political science, history, gender and environment studies. EPW publishes both research in social sciences in the “Special Articles” Section and informed comment on current affairs in the “Commentary Section”.  Access to the entire archive of EPW is provided via e-Shodh Sindhu Consortium

Emerald Publishing (UK) is reputed scholarly publisher of journals, books, reference works and case studies in the fields of Management / Business Strategy / HR / Operations / Logistics / Engineering / Quality / Finance / Economics / Marketing / Built Environment / Hospitality Management / Public Policy / LIS / Education. It also offers perpetual access to 250 case studies published in the year 2011 and 2012. Published as a part of Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies (EEMCS). The Case studies focuses on business decision making and management development throughout key global emerging markets.

EPWRF India Time Series is a unique online database with its comprehensive coverage of Indian economy for a fairly long time period and it comprises over 50,000 variables capsuled in 18 modules. The database tries to provide in continuous time series from 1950 depending on the availability. provides secondary level socio-economic statistical information about India, its states, regions and sector on various socio-economic parameters. These parameters are: General Info, Demographics, Economy, Agriculture, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Environment and Forest, Industries, Infrastructure, Companies, Education, Health, Housing, Labour & Workforce, Polity, Media, Insurance, Tourism, Crime & Law, Social Welfare & Developmental Schemes etc.

The Institute for Studies in Industrial Development (ISID), a sponsored institution of the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR), has created On-line Indexes of Indian Social Science Journals (OLI) and Press Clippings on diverse social science subjects. It provides access to Indexes of 125 Indian Social Science journals and major newspaper articles, editorials and news features.

J-Gate Custom Content for Consortium (JCCC) is a virtual library of journal literature created as a customized e-journals access gateway and database solution. It acts as a one point access to 7900+ journals subscribed currently under e-Shodh Sindhu consortium as well as university libraries designated as Inter Library Loan (ILL) Centers besides index to open access journals. 

JSTOR is a digital archive of scholarly contents founded in 1995. There are more than 2600 titles, including previous titles, as well as other content available. 

LexisNexis is an academic database in field of legal studies. Central University of Kashmir provides access to its 500+ legal news sources & magazines; 700+ International Law Reviews & Journals; Legislation & Case law from US, UK, EU, Australia, South-East Asia; Curated Indian Case law and Legislations; Madras Law Journal & Labour Law Journal; Indian Commentaries and Legal Dictionaries.

Manupatra is an Indian legal information resource and an aggregator of Indian and International material, linking primary information, secondary material and proprietary analytical content. It is designed to be used by a wide variety of users across Legal, Educational, Finance, Tax, Accounting, Corporate, Risk Management, Banks, Consulting, Government, Law Enforcement, Intellectual Property, Media markets and others.

Nature is a weekly international journal publishing the finest peer-reviewed research in all fields of science and technology on the basis of its originality, importance, interdisciplinary interest, timeliness, accessibility, elegance and surprising conclusions. Nature also provides rapid, authoritative, insightful and arresting news and interpretation of topical and coming trends affecting science, scientists and the wider public.

MathSciNet® is an authoritative indexing and abstracting database developed by American Mathematical Society. It contains almost 3 million items and over 1.7 million direct links to original articles. Bibliographic data from retro-digitized articles dates back to the early 1800s. Reference lists are collected and matched internally from approximately 550 journals, and citation data for journals, authors, articles and reviews is provided.

ProwessIQ is an interactive querying system to find companies from the Prowess database. The Prowess database consists of the financial performance of Indian companies. The database contains information on all listed companies and a larger set of unlisted companies. The database is built from the audited Annual Reports of companies and information submitted to the Ministry of Company Affairs; and in the case of listed companies, the database also includes company filings with stock exchanges and prices of securities listed on the major stock exchanges.

Oxford Journals is a division of Oxford University Press, which is a department of Oxford University. It publish well over 230 academic and research journals covering a broad range of subject areas, two-thirds of which are published in collaboration with learned societies and other international organizations. OUP collections cover Life Sciences, Mathematics & Physical Sciences, Medicine, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Law, and include some of the most authoritative journals in their fields. 

SCC Online is a legal database of Indian Case laws from the Supreme Court of India, All High Courts, Tribunals and Commissions, and several other foreign jurisdictions and important International Laws. Developed and maintained by Eastern Book Company, SCC Online has coverage expanding to 4.4 million documents from over 20 different countries.

Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature scientific journals, books and conference proceedings providing an overview of the world's research output in all disciplines. It indexes more than 23,500 peer-reviewed journals, over 852 book series, 9.8 million conference papers and more than 44 million patent records.

South Asia Archive (SAA): South Asia Archive contains more than 4.5 million pages spanning the period of 18th and mid-20th century from documents across the Indian subcontinent, including India, Pakistan, Burma, Afghanistan and Bangladesh.

Springer is the leading global scientific publisher, delivering quality content through innovative information products and services. 

States of India (CMIE) is a statistical compendium of the 37 states and union territories and 724 districts of India. Statistics on states are released by various state & central agencies. CMIE excels in compiling all this information into one cohesive and seamless offering. The statistics include a wide spectrum of economic and socio-economic indicators and includes statistics on general and assembly elections. Annual Survey of Industries, the largest database on industries at the state level, is presented in the form of easily accessible tabulations. Automobile sales and tourism also form part of the data on industries in States of India. Time-series data is available for most indicators from 1990-91 onwards.

Taylor & Francis Group publishes more than 1600 journals in different subject fields of Arts & Humanities, Sciences, and social Sciences. It is a widely known publisher among researchers, students, academics and increasingly professionals. 

Web of Science is one of the leading indexing and abstracting database of scholarly literature. It indexes more than 10,000 reputed and peer-reviewed journals that are published in over 45 different languages across all the fields of Sciences, Social Sciences, and Arts & Humanities. 

WestLaw India contains an ever expanding collection of case law that is updated daily. Alongside Indian case law, it also includes case law materials from the UK, EU, United States and other Commonwealth jurisdictions. Westlaw India contains over 300,000 full-text decisions from 20 high courts. Coverage starts from 1886 and case headnotes are included for a large number of editorially selected judgments.

Wiley is one of the world's foremost academic and professional publishers and the largest society publisher. From more than 1400 peer-reviewed journals, the Library provides access to 908 journals to the content published since 1997.



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