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Electronic databases - title list T: Available in the Library's Reading Rooms

The electronic databases available in the British Library's London Reading Rooms cover business and intellectual property, the humanities (including rare books and music), manuscripts, maps, science, social science and official publications, newspapers and our Asia, Pacific & Africa Collections.

Owing to licensing restrictions, these resources can only be accessed from British Library workstations within our Reading Rooms and Business & IP Centre.

Except where indicated, titles are available in all the Library's London Reading Rooms.

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Title Brief Description

Format

The Tablet: the international catholic news weekly 1840  to date Fully text searchable digital edition of the international catholic news weekly published in London.  Covers the entire archive from 1840 to date.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities, Rare Books & Music or Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desks.
Taiwan Electronic Periodical Services (TEPS) Taiwan Electronic Periodical Services (TEPS) provides access to the largest online collection of Taiwanese periodicals. There are over 900 journals covering various disciplines in the humanities and sciences.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Asian & African Studies Reference Enquiry desk.
Online resource
Teacher Reference Center Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities, Rare Books & Music or Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desks.
Online resource
TED (Tenders Electronic Daily) The TED (Tenders Electronic Daily) database provides free public access to the daily EU tenders in the Supplement to the EU Official Journal.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Science Reference Enquiry desk.
Online resource
Theatre in Video Theatre in Video contains more than 100 performances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 60 film documentaries, online in streaming video - more than 250 hours in all. This service contains 162 titles, representing hundreds of leading playwrights, actors and directors.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities, Rare Books & Music or Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desks.

Thesaurus linguae Latinae

The Thesaurus linguae Latinae is the largest Latin dictionary in the world and the the first to cover all the Latin texts from the classical period to about 600 A.D. The database contains all the content that is currently available in print.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities, Rare Books & Music or Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desks.
Tibetan and Buddhist Resource Center (New York), Core Text Collections
800 CE-
Collection of Tibetan texts covering all fields of Tibetan classical literature. Includes 4000+ volumes growing at a rate of ca 1000 vols per year. Readers can search/browse for available texts and download any number of pages from any volume as PDF files. Access to collection through menu Digital Libraries | Core Text Collections on the website.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Asian & African Studies Reference Enquiry desk.
Online resource
The Times
Available from NewsBank 1985 -
Full text of the national daily newspaper.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities, Rare Books & Music or Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desks.
Times Digital Archive A digital edition of The Times, using keyword searching and hit-term highlighting to retrieve full facsimile images of either a specific article or a complete page. The period covered is 1785-1985. Print instructions. (See also above, Palmer's Index and Full Text.)
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities, Rare Books & Music or Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desks.
Online resource
The Times Educational Supplement
1994 - 2001
Full text of the weekly periodical that provides news and editorial comment about education. Also includes Times Higher Educational Supplement (THES) covering higher education.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities, Rare Books & Music or Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desks.
The Times Higher Education Supplement 1994 - 2001 See Times Educational Supplement.
The Times of India 1838 - 2003 Offers full facsimile page and article images with word searchable text back to the first issue of The Times of India (1838-2003) Part of ProQuest Historical Newspapers.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities Reference Enquiry desks.
Times Index 1906-1980 Over 12 million records for articles published in The Times, The Sunday Times, as well as many supplements. 1906-80. Printed user manual available. (See also Palmer's Index and Full Text.)
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities or Rare Books & Music Reference Enquiry desks.

CD-ROM resource

Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive 1902-2009 Provides access to every page of every copy of the Times Literary Supplement published from 1902 to 2009.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities Reference Enquiry desks.
Online resource
TOL A valuable tool for researchers interested in the political, social, cultural and economic realities of the post-communist transition in 29 countries of Central and Eastern Europe, the Balkans and the former Soviet Union. TOL was established in April 1999 to supersede Transitions magazine.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities, Rare Books & Music or Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desks.
Online resource
Tolley's Company Law Contains commentary, statututes, statutory instruments and EU legislation.
NB: Only available from the standalone terminal in the Social Sciences Reading Room.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Social Sciences Reference Enquiry desk.

CD-ROM resource

TOPO! Interactive maps on CD-ROM Digitised USGS topographic maps from 1:24,000 to 1:1,000,000 in three volumes covering the following areas: 1. Greater Boston, Cape Cod and Rhode Island
2. Greater NYC, Long Island, Catskills and Poconos
3. Los Angeles, Santa Barbara and surrounding recreational areas.
NB: CD-ROM available from the standalone terminal in the Maps Reading Room.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Maps Reference Enquiry desk.
CD-ROM resource
Topo USA 2.0
Vector topographic atlas of the USA with Digital Terrain Model (DTM) allowing for 3D visualisations of the landscape. from Delorme.
NB: CD-ROM available from the standalone terminal in the Maps Reading Room.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Maps Reference Enquiry desk.
CD-ROM resource
TOXNET Toxicology Data Network.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Science Reference Enquiry desk.
Online resource
Trattato delle Piante & Immagini de Sacri Edifizi di Terra Santa Trattato delle Piante & Immagini de Sacri Edifizi di Terra Santa by Bernardino Amico printed in Florence, 1620. Bridwell Library copy.
NB: CD-ROM available from the Rare Books Reference Enquiry Desk for use on a standalone terminal only.
For help with this resource
: see staff at the Rare Books Reference Enquiry Desk.
CD-ROM resource
Trench Journals and Unit Magazines of the First World War
1914-1919
An archival research resource containing a vast collection of rare magazines by and for servicemen and women of all nations during the First World War. Over 1,500 periodicals written and illustrated by serving members of the armed forces and associated welfare organisations published between 1914 and the end of 1919 are included. Magazines have been scanned cover-to-cover, in full colour or greyscale, and with granular indexing of all articles and specialist indexing of Publications.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Humanities or Rare Books & Music Reference Enquiry desks.
Online resource
TRIP A Website designed to identify the best evidence for answering clinical questions. The Website draws on many free information resources and makes this content searchable via a single mechanism.
For help with this resource: see staff at the Science Reference Enquiry desk.
Online resource