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Online Databases

Subscribed and trial electronic databases are accessible from Turiba computers (IP address) or

Trial databases:

LAN - extensive collection of Russian literature from one of the leading Russian publishing houses Lan'. Free access to more than 30 000 literary compositions: classical works on history, philosophy, literature and other sciences. All resources are divided into Books and Magazines and grouped by field of knowledge.

Subscribed databases: - support for Tourism professionals (industry news, news archive, professional information)

Wide range of full text journals in databases that cover different fields. Classified under different headings.
Research Starters - Sociology database free on trial basis.
Academic Search Premier – contains more than 4,600 full text journals, around 3,900 of them contain reviews and about 200 journals have PDF attachments as far as 1975.
ERIC – Education resources information centre – summaries with links to additional information, citations, excerpts from journals concerning education.
GreenFILE – Includes all aspects connected to human impact on environment: global warming, construction, pollution, agriculture, recycling of raw materials etc.
Health Source - Consumer Edition - Medicine, food technology, child care, sports medicine, general health etc..
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition – Various health science disciplines.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts – Librarianship, information technology and technical sciences.
MasterFILE Premier – General information database; contains photographs, maps etc.
MEDLINE - Medicine, nursing, veterinary science, health care etc.
Newspaper Source – newspaper database. Full texts of US and international newspapers.
Full text television and radio news transcriptions, full text American regional newspapers.
Database is updated daily.
EBSCO users' manual

Latvian statistical data is now available online.
Latest news and information articles database (apart from archives).

Lursoft - corporate database, extensive and legally valid database containing all companies, associations and enterprises, as well as foreign representations that are registered in Latvia. The database provides the opportunity to evaluate potential cooperation partners, competitors as well as efficiency of one's own company.

  • The librarian will search for the information in the database upon your request.
  • Fee for the information is in accordance to Lursoft pricelist (incl. 21% VAT and 10% commission fee for service)

Student guidelines for receiving discounts on the Lursoft system.
Lursoft database and service use conditions. Mass Media Review. Repository of important publications manually collected. Database with subject heading list: 26 branches / 600 sources / 8 federal disrtricts of RF / 235 countries and jurisdictions / main materials / articles and interviews of 3000 chief executives. A thousand pieces of news daily, full text in Russian, a million of the best stories of news agencies and business press for 15 years. Customizable search. One-click convertion of hundreds of articles into MS Word. Internet services by branches and countries. Database is available until 15.10.2019.
Proquest Computing Database - Over 800 full text titles, covers computer science and related technologies. Peer-reviewed journals, conference papers, and more. Available from 01.01.2019. View title list 
Universal database of full-text reference literature which includes search in over 80 major Russian encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks and links to the Internet resources.