Databases and electronic resources

Databases and electronic resources are organised collections of digital information; they are the main tool for bibliographic research.

The following databases are accessible only from computers in the Library ICT Room, whereas the University electronic resources can be consulted from all  the computers of the University of Bologna as well as from home through the Proxy service.

COLUMBIA INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS ONLINE (CIAO)
This international affairs database contains the working papers of many academic institutes, conference proceedings, abstracts from leading journals, full text books published by the Columbia University Press and links to the main websites on the subject.

CONTEMPORARY AUTHORS
Biographies and bibliographies of contemporary authors: for each author it includes a biographical profile, career details, a list of works, a critical profile, interviews and recommended readings.