Services to access electronic resources and tools to make the most of them.

AlmaStart: University of Bologna discovery tool

AlmaStart is the University of Bologna discovery tool, a powerful tool that allow to rearch with a single search, print and online library resources (books, article, journals, databases, AlmaRE and AlmaDL Collections).

PROXY: REMOTE ACCESS TO ALMARE

The Proxy service provides remote access to reserved AlmaRE (Electronic Resources) Collections of the University of Bologna.

A-LINK: LINK RESOLVER

A-link is the University of Bologna link resolver service composed by an A-link searchable catalogue and an A-link "button" that allows users to be linked from a bibliographic record found in library catalogues or other sources on the web, to the full text if subscribed by the University, or to a document delivery request form, or to a web-based bibliographic citation reformatting tool.

Extended access to AlmaRE Collections for non-institutional users

AlmaRE negotiates with publishers and providers clauses enabling access to the AlmaRE Collections (databases, e-journals and e-books subscribed by the University) for certain categories of non-institutional users such as ex- students who have obtained an undergraduate degree at the University (alumni) and the retired teaching and non-teaching staff of the University. The service aims to enhance the investment of the University on the e-resources acquired for research, education and third mission.

Tatooweb: remote access to databases on CD and DVDs

Remote web access to databases on CD and DVDs usign institutional id and password.

Reference management tools

An overview of the main online tools available to the scientific community to manage references, bibliography and documents. The socialising, sharing and collaborating characteristics of this programme make it a new and precious instrument for teaching and research.