Virtual Library

2-Terabytes Virtual Library

Among the E-Library facilities is a 2 Terabyte Virtual Library System, which hosted over 500 educational resources; e-books, Academic Videos, Tutorials, Presentations, and Educational software. Students interested in advanced research activities can go to the E-Library Section and request for an eBook of their interest for their academic assignments, research and projects.
Also the University is currently having access to EBSCOHOST facilities which contains dozens of Electronic Academic Journals, Research papers of major International Libraries and Universities. This is in addition to current access to the National Virtual Library.
For Researchers visit the following links
AUK Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) and Callibre is an online databases of materials held by the Library. Its address anywhere on AUK Campus: http://172.16.0.110 for KOHA, and for Callibre is 172.16.0.100:8085
Staff eLibrary Registration Form Click here
Students eLibrary Registration Form Click here
INTERNAL RESOURCES:
• KOHA - 172.16.0.110
• AUKCALIBRE - 172.16.0.100:8085

• EXTERNAL RESOURCES:
• Proquest: - https://trials.proquest.com
• JStor: - http://www.jstor.org/logon
• CARMA DATABASE - http://und.edu/carma/
SCIENCE DIRECT DATABASE - www.sciencedirect.com
• DOAJ: - www.doaj.org
• ELSEVIER JOUNALS DATABASE - www.elsevier.com
• OARE (RESEARCH IN THE ENVIRONMENT) - http://www.unep.org/oare/
• EOLSS: http://www.eolss.net
• Click here to access AUK EBSCOHOST (Check with The University Librarian)

1. www.oajse.com

2. http://www.doaj.org

3. www.doabooks.org

4. www.jstor.org

5. http://ardi2.wipo.int

6. www.freefullpdf.com

7. www.freebook4doctors.com

8. www.MedicalStudent.com

9. www.bookboon.com

10. www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed

11. http://www.popline.org/

12. www.ajol.info/

13. https://www.biomedcentral.com/

14. http://www.aginternetwork.org/en

15. http://www.who.int/hinari/en/

16. http://www.unep.org/oare/

17. http://medind.nic.in/

18. http://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/openaccess.htm

19. www.e-journals.org

20. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/jrnlallbooks/all/open-access

21. http://freebooks4doctors.com/
AUK Online Public Access Catalogue (OPAC) and Callibre is an online databases of materials held by the Library. Its address anywhere on AUK Campus: http://172.16.0.110 for KOHA, and for Callibre is http://172.16.0.100:8085
Staff eLibrary Registration Form Click here
Students eLibrary Registration Form Click here
OFFLINE RESOURCES:
• KOHA - http://172.16.0.110
• AUKCALLIBRE - http://172.16.0.100:8085

ONLINE DATA BASES:

• MY AUK LEARNING ACADEMY - http://mylearningacademy.com/learner/Default.aspx
• AUK AFRICAN JOURNALS ARCHIVE - http://www.ajarchive.org/
• ACADEMIC JOURNALS - http://www.academicjournals.org/

• EXTERNAL RESOURCES:
• PROQUEST: - https://trials.proquest.com
• JSTOR: - http://www.jstor.org/logon
• CARMA DATABASE - http://und.edu/carma/
SCIENCE DIRECT DATABASE - www.sciencedirect.com
• DOAJ: - www.doaj.org
• ELSEVIER JOUNALS DATABASE - www.elsevier.com
• OARE (RESEARCH IN THE ENVIRONMENT) - http://www.unep.org/oare/
• EOLSS: - http://www.eolss.net
• OAJSE: - www.oajse.com
• DOA: - www.doabooks.org
• ARDI2: - http://ardi2.wipo.int
• FREEFULLPDF: - www.freefullpdf.com
• FREEBOOK: - www.freebook4doctors.com
• MEDICALSTUDENT: - www.MedicalStudent.com
• BOOKBOON: - www.bookboon.com
• NCBI: - www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed
• POPLINE: - http://www.popline.org/
• AJOL: - www.ajol.info/
• BIOMED: - https://www.biomedcentral.com/
• AGINTER: - http://www.aginternetwork.org/en
• WHO.INT: - http://www.who.int/hinari/en/
• UNEP: - http://www.unep.org/oare/
• MEDIND: - http://medind.nic.in/
• EMERAL: - http://www.emeraldgrouppublishing.com/openaccess.htm
• E-JOURNAL: - www.e-journals.org
• NIGERIAN VIRTUAL LIBRARY - http://www.nigerianvirtuallibrary.com/
• WEB OF SCIENCE - http://www.webofknowledge.com
• HINARY - www.who.int/hinari/en
• DATABASE
• DOAJ (Directory Of Open Access Journals) www.umyulibrary.net
• CHEMISTRY CENTRAL journal.chemistrycentral.com
• ABC CHEMISTRY www.umyulibrary.net
• ACADEMIC JOURNALS www.umyulibrary.net
• IOSR (International Organization Of Scientific Research) iosrjournals.org
• IISTE (International Institute For Science, Technology & Education) www.iiste.org
• Chemistry Central http://ccj.springeropen.com/
HAUSA:
• MAKARANTAR HAUSA: - http://www.makarantarhausa.com/
ARABIC:
• SAAIDNET - www.saaid.net
• MAKTABULARABIYYAH - www.maktabularabiyyah.com
• SHAMELA - http://www.shamela.ws/

• Click here to access AUK EBSCOHOST (Check with The University Librarian)

LOGIN DETAILS TO EBSCOHost e-CONTENT
For e-books:
Go to: http://search.ebscohost.com
User ID:
Password:
For e-journals:
Go to: http://search.ebscohost.com
User ID:
Password:
MEMBERSHIP
All bonafide member of the University:
• Academic staff
• Non-Academic staff
• Postgraduate students
• Undergraduate students
• Sabbatical and Visiting staff
PARTNERS
• Nigerian University Commission (NUC)
• Committee of University Librarians of Nigerian Universities (CULNU)
• Nigerian Library Association (NLA)
CONTACT ADDRESS
AL-QALAM UNIVERSITY, KATSINA
TAFAWA BALEWA WAY,
DUTSIN-MA ROAD, KATSINA,
KATSINA STATE
P.M.B. 2137 KATSINA.
Nigeria.
Website: www.auk.edu.ng
Email: info@auk.edu.ng, librarian@auk.edu.ng

THE E-LIBRARY
The University Library has one (1) e-resources units, which is Virtual Library to enable staff and students access information easily.
The main e-library at the lobby of the main library is the busiest e-resource unit of the library with a sitting capacity of fifty (50) users, while those at the right Hand on a total sitting capacity of thirty (30) users and a twenty left hand sight (20) library designated for Male and both are for use.
AVAILABLE FACILITIES/RESOURCES
The main e-library is equipped with fifty (50) thin client Laptop computers, while the left are for Female and Right for Male Students.
OUTLINE OF THE AVAILABLE RESOURCES
(i) Britannica Encyclopedia on CD
(ii) Microsoft Encarta on CD
(iii) Dictionaries on CD
(vi) Software’s (System & Application) on CD
(vii) Antivirus Programs
(viii) Callibre (offline books)
(ix) Shaamila and AlimSoftwares
(x) Book accompanying CDs
(xi) Library’s Website
(xii) Subscribed databases
(xiii) Integrated Library System (KOHA ILS)
(xv) Callibre Books
(xvi) Laptop Computers

LOGIN DETAILS TO EBSCOHost e-CONTENT
For e-books:
Go to: http://search.ebscohost.com
User ID:
Password:
For e-journals:
Go to: http://search.ebscohost.com
User ID:
Password:
Membership
All bonafide member of the University:
• Academic staff
• Non-Academic staff
• Postgraduate students
• Undergraduate students
• Sabbatical and Visiting staff
Partners
• Nigerian University Commission (NUC)
• Committee of University Librarians of Nigerian Universities (CULNU)
• Nigerian Library Association (NLA)
Contact Address
AL-QALAM UNIVERSITY, KATSINA
TAFAWA BALEWA WAY,
DUTSIN-MA ROAD, KATSINA,
KATSINA STATE
P.M.B. 2137 KATSINA.
Nigeria.
Website: www.auk.edu.ng
Email: info@auk.edu.ng, library@auk.edu.ng