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SFX toolSearch for e-journals and e-books by title or category
With a help of SFX tool you can find out availability of electronic resources (e-books and e-journals) in library’s subscribed and open access databases.
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EBSCO eBook Academic Collection

EBSCO eBook Academic Collection
EBSCO hostEBSCO multidisciplinary eBook Academic Collection contains a large selection of e-book titles. There are more than 168 000 e-books in this package, including titles from leading university press. Subject content includes: Business and economics, Education, Social science, Technology & engineering, and more.  
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ProQuest Ebook Central

ProQuesr Ebook centralProQuest Ebook Central
ProQuest Ebook Central is a collection of more than 50 600 full-text e-books, covering a wide range of subjects, including business, economics, computers, technology, engineering, humanities, life and physical science, and social and behavioral sciences.
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SpringerLink e-books

Springer LinkSpringerLink e-books
Database provides online access to e-books from Springer (copyright years: 2014-2017).
Available collections: Computer science, Engineering, Chemistry & Materials science.
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IEEE Xplore Digital Library

IEEE Xplore Digital LibraryIEEE Xplore Digital Library

IEEE Xplore Digital Library is a powerful resource for discovery and access to scientific and technical content published by IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners. It provides access to almost 4.6 million full-text documents from some of the world's most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics.
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Science Direct

ScienceDirectScience Direct
Science Direct is a leading multi-subject full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters published by Elsevier & Academic Press. 2700 e-journals and 340 e-books are available.
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WILEY Online Library
Wiley Online LibraryWILEY Online Library
Wiley Online Library is one of the largest and most authoritative multidisciplinary collections of online journals, covering economics, business, life and physical sciences, chemistry, engineering, technology.
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EBSCOhost

EBSCOhostEBSCOhost
A collection of databases, including multidisciplinary Academic Search Complete, Business Source Complete, GreenFILE, MasterFILEPremier etc., which offers full text for nearly 12 000 journals.
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ACM Digital Library

ACM Digital LibraryACM Digital Library
The ACM Digital Library includes e-journals, magazines, e-books and conference proceedings published by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
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SCOPUS

ScopusSCOPUS
Scopus is an abstract and citation database from Elsevier, which offers a comprehensive overview of international research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities. Scopus includes abstracts and cited references of over 20,000 peer-reviewed titles from more than 5,000 international publishers.
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Web of Science

Web of ScienceWeb of Science
Web of Science is a multidisciplinary research platform, which enables simultaneous cross-searching of a range of citation indexes and databases. It offers access to research tools like citation reports and cited reference searching, and personalized features such as saved searches and alerts. You can also register for an EndNote Online account to manage your bibliographic references.
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Letonika

LetonikaLetonika
Letonika.lv is a portal, providing reference information, terminology of various sectors, translation dictionaries, unique and high quality resources on Latvia in Latvian.  

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LETA

LETALETA
LETA is a full-service information agency, offering operative, top quality, objective and current information about developments in Latvia, the Baltic States and the world.
Each day LETA’s Internet homepage offers approximately 750 news items on sociopolitical, economic, sports and other events or developments in the Latvian, Russian and English languages.
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Latvian standards database
Latvian standards database
Latvian standards database is available only in library!
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PNAS

PNASProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA (PNAS)
PNAS is one of the world's most-cited and comprehensive multidisciplinary scientific journals, publishing more than 3,100 research papers annually. Established in 1914, PNAS publishes cutting-edge research, science news, Commentaries, Reviews, Perspectives, Colloquium Papers, and actions of the National Academy of Sciences.

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DOAJ
DOAJDirectory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
The Directory of Open Access Journals is a service that indexes high quality, peer reviewed Open Access research journals, periodicals and their articles' metadata. The Directory aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access academic journals that use an appropriate quality control system and is not limited to particular languages or subject areas.
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e-Book «Fundamentals of Corporate Finance»

e-Book "Fundamentals of Corporate Finance"e-Book «Fundamentals of Corporate Finance»
Fundamentals of Corporate Finance helps students develop the intuition and analytical skills necessary to effectively apply financial tools in real-world decision-making situations.  Authors Robert Parrino and David Kidwell provide a fully integrated framework for understanding how value creation relates to all aspects of corporate finance; whether it be evaluating an investment opportunity, determining the appropriate financing for a business, or managing working capital.  This unique and integrated framework also provides robust coverage of problem solving and decision-making skills.

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e-Book «Patterns of Entrepreneurship Management»

e-Book "Patterns of Entrepreneurship Management"e-Book «Patterns of Entrepreneurship Management»
Patterns of Entrepreneurship Management is the essential road-map for anyone interested in starting a new business. This text is infused with the authors' experience teaching, writing, and launching successful ventures and challenges students with real situations and examples on which they can practice the broad range of skills required to start and build a company in today's complex world.
Authors: Jack M. Kaplan, Anthony C. Warren

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e-Book «Model-Driven Domain Analysis and Software Development: Architectures and Functions»

e-Book «Model-Driven Domain Analysis and Software Development: Architectures and Functions»
Model-Driven Domain Analysis and Software Development: Architectures and Functions displays how to effectively map and respond to the real-world challenges and purposes which software must solve. The implications can be far-reaching and apply to domains such as mechatronic, embedded and high risk systems, where failure could cost human lives. It is also important for complex business systems, wherein failures could lead to huge financial losses. This book forms an essential reference for developers and researchers by providing both cases and theories to ensure a strong and suitable domain analysis to support all other efforts when creating and applying software solutions.
Authors: Janis  Osis, Erika Asnina.

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e-Book «Knowledge Reuse and Agile Processes: Catalysts for Innovation»

e-Book «Knowledge Reuse and Agile Processes: Catalysts for Innovation»
Knowledge Reuse and Agile Processes: Catalysts for Innovation addresses flexibility of both business and information systems through component technology at the nexus of three seemingly unrelated disciplines: service-oriented architecture, knowledge management, and business process management. Providing practitioners and academians with timely, compelling research on agile, adaptive processes and information systems, this Premier Reference Source will enhance the collection of every reference library.
Authors: Amit Mitra, Amar Gupta.

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e-Book «Handbook of Research on Information Security and Assurance»

e-Book «Handbook of Research on Information Security and Assurance»
The Handbook of Research on Information Security and Assurance includes 47 chapters offering comprehensive definitions and explanations on topics such as firewalls, information warfare, encryption standards, and social and ethical concerns in enterprise security. Edited by over 90 scholars in information science, this reference provides tools to combat the growing risk associated with technology.
Authors: Jatinder N. D. Gupta, Sushil Sharma.

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