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Academic Search Complete (ASC) - Designed specifically for academic institutions, ASC is comprehensive, scholarly, and multi-disciplinary with more than 8,800 full-text periodicals, including nearly 7,700 peer-reviewed journals.

Business Source Complete (BSC) - The world's definitive scholarly and comprehensive business database; indexes and abstracts of the most important scholarly business journals date as far back as 1886.

Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC) - It has more than 500 full text journals, with cover-to-cover (“core”) indexing and abstracts of more than 660 journals, and nearly 200 more selected (“priority”) coverage.

Hospitality & Tourism Complete (HTC) - There are more than one million records of scholarly research and related industry news, dating as far back as 1938. There are 520 full text publications.

Regional Business News (RBN) - It provides comprehensive full text coverage of more than 100 regional U.S. and Canadian business publications.


A vast collection of citations and full-text from ACM (Association of Computing Machinery) journal and newsletter articles and conference proceedings.

EP full colour

Emerald is a leading scholarly publisher in business and management. This database provides a comprehensive collection of 117 peer-reviewed management journals.


The IET Digital Library holds more than 150,000 technical papers from 1994 onwards for all IET journals, magazines, conference publications and seminar digests.

The IET e-Archive Collection comprises over 80,000 peer reviewed articles in 53 journals and 23 magazines, including highly regarded Electronics Letters.


LawNet provides an Online Library of Malaysian Laws which contains the authoritative text of the Laws of Malaysia. It started its operation in 1998 and has since included Updated Acts of Parliament, Principal Acts (Original), Amendment Acts, Ordinances, Bills Supplement, Updated Rules & Regulations, Legislative Supplement (A), Legislative Supplement (B), Federal Constitution, Criminal Procedure Code, Penal Code, National Land Code, Rules of Court, Court Forms, General Orders and"Arahan Perbendaharaan". It consists of Law Library, e-Gazette, Judgments and Istilah Undang-undang.

mintel academic

Mintel Academic provides a one-stop online platform, designed to give students and academics easy and fast access to the same best-in-class consumer and market intelligence used by professionals around the world.

mintel market sizes

Mintel Market Sizes is your fast-track to global market data. Mintel Market Sizes is a trusted database containing market size, market share and forecast data for thousands of consumer goods categories worldwide.


SAGE Communication & Media Studies Collection This includes 48 peer-reviewed journals published by SAGE and participating societies, encompassing over 25,000 articles and backfile content to 1999.

westlaw asia

Westlaw is a very large legal database which covers legislation, case law and journals for the United Kingdom, the United States and the European Union.


Free Access Databases


It offers more than half a million free access full text journal articles.


It provides free full text journals in Chemistry.


It covers 5,759 free, full text, quality controlled scientific, and scholarly journals. Currently, 2,461 journals are searchable at article level. There are over 483,950 articles.


Provides free access to more than 1.2 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials and, and links to full text when available.


KRSTE.my (Knowledge Resource for Science and Technology Excellence, Malaysia) is an initiative by MOSTI and spearheaded by MASTIC to address science and technology issues and challenges faced by the community, the ministry and the country.


By Subject


  • Academic Search Complete
  • Business Source Complete
  • Emerald

Business and Management

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Business Source Complete
  • Emerald


  • Academic Search Complete
  • Business Source Complete
  • Emerald

Education and Training

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Emerald
  • ERIC

English Language and Literature

  • Academic Search Complete

Engineering and Technology

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Emerald
  • IET Digital Library

Hospitality and Tourism

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Emerald
  • Hospitality and Tourism Complete

Information Technology

  • ACM Portal
  • Academic Search Complete
  • Business Source Complete


  • Academic Search Complete
  • WestLaw
  • LawNet

Life Sciences

  •    Academic Search Complete
  •    PubMed Central

Mass Communication

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Communication and Mass Media Complete


News and Current Affairs

  • Regional Business News

Physical Sciences

  • Academic Search Complete
  • ABC Chemistry


Social Sciences

  • Academic Search Complete
  • Emerald