In addition to the licensed e-resources, the library offers trial access to databases, eJournals and eBooks.
The access period is limited and accessible only when on-site at the JKU campus or on-site at RISC; remote access is generally unavailable.
If identifiers are required, please contact us.
EBSCO Databases: Academic Search Ultimate, Business Source Ultimate, eBook Academic Collection
Trial access to August 20, 2020
Academic Search Ultimate
is an extensive, multidisciplinary database evaluating scientific journals, magazines, reports, books and videos in all subject areas.
Some journals have files dating back to 1975 or earlier.
The database contains full texts of over 9,200 journals, of which over 8,400 are peer-reviewed and over 5,300 are included in WoS or Scopus. There are over 60,000 videos from 1930 onwards by the Associated Press; these are prominently displayed in the results list and are updated monthly.
Business Source Ultimate
contains the full texts for economic journals, many of them are peer-reviewed (plus videos from the Associated Press news agency). The database also contains case studies, company profiles, SWOT analyses, e-books, market analyses, articles from business and trade journals, and much more.
eBook Academic Collection
Extensive and ever-growing interdisciplinary eBook collection. Access titles by browsing subject lists and using the advanced search.
Read full texts online immediately; limited downloads are available.
Note: Please use the link listed under "Start Research" ("Recherche starten"). Click on "EBSCOhost Web" and at the bottom of the page, you will find access links to the three test databases. Check the box and click Continue to access the respective database.