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EBSCO Publishing and ULAKBİM Agreement Brings Additional Turkish Resources to EBSCOhost®
~ Renowned Collection of Turkish Databases Now Available via EBSCOhost® ~
IPSWICH, Mass. — February 25, 2010 — EBSCO Publishing (EBSCO) has expanded EBSCOhost® access in Turkey to comprehensive indexing of nearly all of Turkey’s prominent scholarly journals. EBSCO and ULAKBİM, the Turkish Academic Network and Information Centre, have signed an agreement enabling Turkish subscribers to access ULAKBİM Turkish National Databases collection via the EBSCOhost platform.
The agreement allows for the collection of databases produced by ULAKBİM, to be loaded onto the EBSCOhost platform. By using a single interface, researchers are able to search articles in Turkish scientific journals rapidly and efficiently. The collection includes four databases and sites have the ability to search any one, or a combination, of the four databases via the Advance Search feature in EBSCOhost.
ULAKBİM Turkish National Databases
• Turkish Medical Database—health sciences journals published in Turkey
• Turkish Social Sciences Database—18 fields of study related to Social Studies
• Turkish Life Sciences Database—journals in the fields of agriculture, veterinary and biological sciences
• Turkish Engineering & Basic Sciences Database—journals in the fields of basic & applied sciences and engineering
Although the databases consist primarily of Turkish-language journals, there are citations for more than 20,000 English-language articles as well as bilingual indexing for all the bibliographic records. The databases support SmartLinking and offer links to ULAKBİM’s full text.
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