TUCL has purchased ProQuest database with remote access system

November 19, 2020

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, TUCL has not been able to provide physical access to its resources to its readers for a long period of time. Hence, it has started providing the service to its users by subscribing to the ProQuest database with remote access system (RemoteXs) on 18 November, 2020. This service is provided free of cost to all the faculty, students, staff & researchers of TU. ProQuest covers a large number of multidisciplinary subjects from different leading publishers. It is a collection of journals, eBooks, dissertations, news and videos. It has more than 4,50,000 eBooks, 5 million thesis dissertations, and 6 million titles of periodicals, journals, magazines, reports and international newspapers. There are also provisions for readers to read, download, print and save as needed. The database can also be used for citation and works with the reference management tools such as endnotes, refwork, etc. This database is used by more than 100 countries partner with 9,000 renowned Publishers. In the Remote access system, other openly available databases like DOAJ, DOAB, UN Digital Library, NepJol etc. have been added. It helps the user to access other databases from the same dashboard.

 

List of Events

Online Library Orientation Program

TUCL has been conducting orientation programs to its users. The objective of orientation program is to facilitate its users to access ProQuest database remotely from their convenient space with the help of RemoteXs system.In the first phase, starting from 10 December,...

Manuscript preservation work has started

TUCL signed MoU with University of Hamburg, Center for the Study of Manuscript Cultures (CSMC), Germany, on 4th March, 2020. The 10-month collaborative work has started on 5th January 2021. Two staffs from each of the both parties are collaborating in a regular basis....