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Electronic Resources

Electronic resources (or eResources) are materials provided in a digital format and accessed via a computer network. At Durham University, we provide access to a wide range of electronic resources to support learning, teaching and research activities.

Use the links below to find relevant information and get help with technical issues.

Electronic Resources: Databases

Access a range of online databases catalogued by the Library.
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Electronic Resources: Journals

Search a range of electronic journals for online access to full text journal articles.
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Search Discover

Search Discover to find an article or journal.

Explore Your Subject Guide

Explore your subject guide to find the most relevant e-resources for your subject.
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Additional Passwords for Databases

Find out more about additional passwords for databases
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Additional Passwords for Journals

Find out more about additional passwords for journals.
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Temporary Trials of New Databases

Find out more about temporary trials of new databases.
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Troubleshooting and Technical Problems

Trouble shooting and technical problems with e-resources.
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Faculty Librarians

Our Faculty Librarians can offer you individual support.
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Develop Your Skills

Our Develop your Skills pages help you use and search for electronic resources.
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Ask Us

Any other questions? You can contact us through our live chat service or by email, and search our FAQs.
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