*** Information ***
Mar. 14, 2016: Added 130 books of Maruzen eBook Library.Added 87 books of EBSCOhost eBook Library(NetLibrary).
Feb. 4, 2016: The package of Springer eBook Engineering 2015 and Computer Science 2015 became available.
Feb. 3, 2016: The package of Wiley eBook Bestseller 100 titles became available.
Feb. 3, 2016: The Library became available for use through Nikkei BP's "gakunin" service.
Jan. 4, 2016: The subscription for AIP's Journal of Chemical Physics in 2016 was canceled. Issues from 1999 to 2015 alone are available.
Sep. 11, 2015: The Library became available for use through NII-REO's "gakunin" service.
Jul. 28, 2015: Due to maintenance, services of scienceDirect/scopus/Mendeley were suspended from 7:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. (Japan time) on August 2 (sun).
Jul. 16, 2015: The Library became available for use through InCites JCR's and InCites EsI's "gakunin" services.
May. 27, 2015: The Library became available for use through AIP's "gakunin" services.
May. 25, 2015: Information on sciFinder's Internet seminar on July 15 and September 16
May. 1, 2015: About RSC Electronic Journal's Free Trial (held until July 31)
Apr. 16, 2015: Literature Information Guidance and Training session for Use will be held. Currently accepting reservations.
Apr. 16, 2015: Information on the ScienceDirect, Scopus, Mendeley Online Training session to be held on April 22 and 24
Apr. 16, 2015: Information on the Web of Science, EndNote Internet Training session to be held on April 21.
Apr. 1, 2015: The Web of Science Core Collection became available for three fields (SCIE, SSCI, and AHCI).
Apr. 1, 2015: The Library became available for use through Wiley Online Library's "gakunin" service.
Apr. 1, 2015: Introduced Link Resolver "SFX."
Mar. 19, 2015: Added 123 books of Maruzen eBook Library Macmillan Readers.
Mar. 13, 2015: 58 titles of Infobase Learning Clubhouse Readers eBook Collection (electronic book collections for extensive readers) became available.
Mar. 13, 2015: Ebrary's platform was changed on February 28.
Jan. 27, 2015: Maruzen eBook Library's "gakunin" service became available.
Jan. 05, 2015: The package of Springer eBook Engineering 2014 became available.
Jan. 05, 2015: Springer Materials' platform was changed.
Jan. 05, 2015: Springer Protocols' durable years for use and platform was changed.
Jan. 05, 2015: Information on APC discount for science Advances and Springer Open Access Journal
Nov. 27, 2014: Information on the Trial of Link Resolver "sFX"
Oct. 14, 2014: Organized by RAC, a briefing session on the outline of Web of science & InCites (on October 23) and the Training session for Use (on October 30) will be held.
Aug. 04, 2014: Web of Science became available in the field of natural science.
Jul. 29, 2014: Information on JCR Impact Factor & ESI Online Training session to be held on August 1 and 4
Jul. 29, 2014: Information on the sciFinder Internet seminar to be held on August 29, september 19, and October 17
Jun. 02, 2014: The shift to JCR's new platform, and ESI having become available.
May. 1, 2014: Free Trial for RSC Electronic Journals (May 1-July 31)
Apr. 15, 2014: 35 titles of Wiley's eBooks became available.
Mar. 12, 2014: Seven Wiley's Reference Works (encyclopedia, handbooks, etc.) became available.
Mar. 07, 2014: SpringerProtocols Database (2014 full collection with right for archiving) became available.
Mar. 03, 2014: Method to deal with cases where the screen for scopus is not properly displayed with Internet Explorer 11.
Mar. 03, 2014: Five of Ebrary's foreign electronic books became available.
Feb. 25, 2014: Eighty-seven of Maruzen eBook Library's electronic books, with the addition of 20 books from NetLibrary, became available.
Feb. 24, 2014: Information on SciFinder Internet seminar to be held on March 7 and April 11.
Jan. 06, 2014: Eight electronic Japanese books published by CMC publishing company were added to Maruzen eBook Library.

Major websites

Trial / Contract Electronic Journal Packages/ / Other Electronic Journals / Electronic Books / Databases & Tools

The use of electronic materials is limited to constituents of our University (students, graduate school students, and faculty members) in principle (only for individuals at this University).
Electronic materials can be used from a computer connected to the on-campus LAN of this University. However, there are some electronic journals & database which are available from outside of this University with the use of an individual ID created with a computer connected to the on-campus LAN, or when utilizing "gakunin"services, and a VPN connection as described below.
Mass downloading is prohibited. Please pay sufficient attention to fair exploitation when using these journals and databases.

Trial (This website is available only during the trial period.)

Currently, there are no databases in a trial period.

Contract electronic journal packages

Name of service Contents, years available, list of titles, Terms of Use, etc. Manual External use
Nikkei BP Article Search Service (academic version)

Approximately 60 magazines/journals from Nikkei BP are available, such as Nikkei Electronics, Nikkei Science, and Nikkei Ecology.
[List of titles]
-How to use(JP)
Nature This is Nature's online version, available only with main version from 1997 until now.
[Advanced search]
- Nature's page in Japanese
-User's Guide

Science This is Science's online version, available only with main version from 1997 until now.
[Advanced search] [terms of service]
- Science's page in Japanese
-Online Tutorial
ScienceDirect
Freedom Collection
This is the Elsevier Group's online journal. With regard to electronic books, please see the links below.

[List of titles] [Terms and conditions]
-User's Guide (JP)
-Learn & Support
-Quick reference guide

SpringerLINK This is an online journal of the Springer Group.An archive is also available.With regard to electronic books including LNCS, please see the links below.
[List of titles] [Advanced search] [Terms of Use]
-Support Page(JP)
-Quick User's Guide (pdf)
-User Guide
-Online Tutorials(You Tube)


Individual ID
Wiley Online Library
Core and STM Collection
This is an online journal of John Wiley & Sons and the former Blackwell Synergy, which has been available since 1996. Back files are available only through Language Learning. Also available for roaming access.
With regard to electronic books, please see the links below.
[List of titles][Advanced search] [Terms and Conditions of Use]
-Trainig and Tutorials
-User Guides


Roaming access
ACM Digital Library Association for Computing Machinery Journals, Magazines, Transactions, Newsletters, and Conference Proceedings are available on this service.
[List of titles] [Policy]
-Trainig
個人ID
CiNii
Authorization for fixed-price use
Provided by the National Institute of Informatics (NII). In which journals and research bulletins from Japan appear. At this University, theses open to the general public for free and theses authorized for fixed-price use are available, including their texts. A site license individual ID can also be obtained.
[List of journal titles] [List of research report titles]
[Terms of Use]
-Quick Guide
-Help


Site License Individual ID
IEICE : Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers
This contains online versions of Japanese-language journals and European-language journals issued by the Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers.
[List of titles] [Terms of Use]
AIP Among the Journals of the American Institute of Physics,
*Applied Physics Letters
*J. of Applied Physics
we have made subscription contracts for online versions of the journals above. Versions after 1999 are available.
*J.of Chemical Physics
The subscription to this journal for 2016 has been canceled. Available only for issues from 1999 to 2015.
*Physics of fluids(purchased with research expenses for faculty members)This electric journal is also available accompanied by a subscription for the paper version.
[Terms and Conditions]

CUP
Cambridge Journals Online
Among Cambridge University Press's journals, subscription for the online version has been made.
*J Materials Research
*ARQ
*J.Asian studies
*J. fluid mech
Online version of these journals are also available, accompanied by subscriptions for their paper versions. Also, back files of Language Teaching and other two titles are available. (Except for the J. of Materials Research, all of the journals stated above have been purchased with research expenses for faculty members.)
[Terms of Use] is indicated as below.

Other major electronic journals according to sites

There are three types of titles. Titles of subscribed online journals, titles of paper-version journals (including past subscription), whose electronic journals are also available, and Open Access (titles free of charge). Open Access journals can be freely used from outside the University free of charge. The number of years for using the full text varies according to the title.

Names of services Contents, titles of available electric journals, Terms of Use, etc. External use
ASME This is an American Society of Mechanical Engineers' online journal. Available only for titles of purchased paper-version journals (purchased with faculty members' expenses for lectures and research.)
[Terms of Use]
BioMed Central This is an Open Access journal in the field of medicine and biology.
[List of titles] [Terms and Conditions]
HighWire Press This service is provided by Stanford University. Open Access is available.
[List of titles for free] [Terms of use]

IEEE Xplore Three journals
- IEEE transactions on information theory,
IEEE transactions on neural networks and learning systems (formerly: IEEE transactions on neural networks),
and IEEE transactions on pattern analysis and machine intelligence -
alone are available from issues in 2005 (purchased with faculty member's research expenses).
[Terms of Use]


IngentaConnect This is a database for literature information that can cover all the fields. Titles of journals subscribed to in the past and Open Access journals are available.
[Terms and Conditions]
The Physical Society of Japan (JPS) J. of the Physical Society of Japan is available.
[Copyright & Permission]
The Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP) Japanese J. of Applied Physics, and Applied Physics Express are available (purchased with expenses of lectures and research)
[Copyright & Permission]
J-STAGE This service is provided by the Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST). Journals, proceedings, and reports issued in Japan are available.
In May 2012, the platform was revamped, and integrated into the website of Journal@rchive (website for J-STAGE's archive).
[List of titles] [Advanced Search] [Access Rules]
JAIRO This is an Academic Institutional Repository's portal provided by the National Institute of Informatics (NII). With this portal, cross-field search is available for academic information accumulated in the Academic Institutional Repository in Japan, such as papers for academic journals, bulletin papers, theses, and papers presented in conferences.

With Toyohashi University of Technology Academic Institutional Repository, which has been made public since February 1, 2013, papers for academic journals, bulletin papers, and doctoral theses with permission for registration and publication can be searched.
[About copyright]
MIT Press Journals
[Terms and Conditions]
NII-REO This is an electronic journal repository provided by the National Institute of Informatics (NII). Titles of Oxford University Press & Kluwer, IEEE Computer Society, and SpringerLINK are available for search. With regard to Oxford University Press (1998-2003) & Kluwer, and Springer LINK, the full text is available.
[Advanced Search] [Terms of Use] [Help]
Oxford Journals Only journals issued one year ago or, are Open Access.
[Terms and Conditions]
PMC Previously named "PubMed Central", this is an Open Access online journal archive in the life science field provided by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). User's Guide
The Royal Society of Chemistry(RSC) This service is provided by the Royal Society of Chemistry. Only Lab on a Chip is available (purchased with faculty members's research expenses).
[Terms and Conditioncs]

Taylor and Francis Online J. of Motor Behavior is available (purchased with faculty members's research expenses).
[Terms and Conditions]
Thomas Telford Journals
ICE Virtural Library
Geotechnique and Proceedings of ICE and Civil Engineering are available (purchased with faculty members' expenses for lectures and research.)
[Terms and Conditions]

Contract electronic books

These are electronic books available in this University. Restrained by IP address, they can be used from a computer connected to the on-campus LAN.
Target users are individuals inside the University.

PackageContents, List of titles, Terms of Use, etc.Guide External use
KOD
Dictionaries published by Kenkyusha and publications by Sanseido are available. Online dictionaries.
[Five simultaneous accesses]
-Help(JP)
Maruzen eBook Library
Some 464 titles are available
such as 123 titles from foreign books of Macmillan Readers (extensive reading books).

[One simultaneous access per eBook]
[List of titles (Extensive reading books have their levels and numbers of words)]
-Guide(JP)

Individual ID
NetLibrary
98 titles of EBSCOhost eBook Collection's Japanese books,87 titles of foreign books and approximately 3,500 titles from free access foreign books are available.

Lending & reservation functions are unavailable.
Up to 60 pages per book can be printed.

[One simultaneous access per eBook]
[List of titles] [Individual account preparation] [Terms of use & copyright]
-User Guide(JP)

Individual ID
Infobase Infobase Learning Clubhouse Readers eBook Collection (Electronic book collections for readers for extensive reading) Fifty-eight titles of foreign books are available.
Level 2-4, 3-5, 4-6
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[List of titles (with No. of words and level)]
[Terms of Use, Copyright]
-User Guide(JP)
ScieceDirect eBooks This package contains electronic books published by Elsevier B.V., available on the website of . Details
Available among eBooks (books) are:
124 titles of Engineering Collections in 2013.

[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[List of titles]
[Terms and Conditions]
-User Guide(JP)
-Quick reference guide(pdf)


Individual ID
Springer eBooks Collection This package contains electronic books published by Springer, available on the website of SpringerLink. Details

*Biomedical and Life sciences in 2013
*Chemistry and Materials science in 2013
*Computer science in 2013
*Computer science in 2015 additional subscription
LNCS: Publications by LNCS until 1996 from its first publication, and publications in 2013 and 2015
*Engineering in 2013
*Engineering in 2014
*Engineering in 2015 additional subscription
*Physics and Astronomy in 2013
The above packages in five fields are available. Approximately 3,000 titles for 2013, and 885 titles for 2014. Approximately 2,000 titles for 2015.

Publications from Springer Protocols in 2014 are also available on the website of SpringerLink.

MyCopy (simplified purchasing model) service is available.

[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[List of electronic book titles]
[List of titles for Springer Protocols]
[List of titles for Springer Materials]
[Terms of Use]
-Quick User's Guide(JP)
-Online Tutorials(You Tube)
-Manuals to be read with an e-book reader(JP)
-Purchase guide for MyCopy(JP)


Individual ID
Wiley Online Books This package contains electronic books published by Wiley, which are available on the website of Wiley Online Library.
Currently, 135 titles of online books are available.

[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[List of titles]
[Terms and Conditions of Use]
-Trainig and Tutorials
-User Guides


Roaming access
Wiley Online Reference Works
This package contains electronic encyclopedias,handbooks, and other publications by Wiley, which are available on the website of Wiley Online Library.
The following seven titles have been purchased.
*Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology
*Patai's Chemistry of Functional Groups
*Organic Reactions
*eMagRes
*Handbook of Combustion
*Characterization of Materials
*Handbook of social Psychology

[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Terms and Conditions of Use]
-Trainig and Tutorials
-User Guides


Roaming Access
Ebook Central Ebook Central is an electronic book collection which collected electronic books that have been published by the world's leading publishing companies and is made available for searching and viewing from one platform.
This University has purchased the following five titles:

*Fluid Mechanics
*Introduction to Computational Fluid Mechanics by Example (2nd Edition)
*Physics for Radiation Protection (3rd Edition)
*Elementary Fluid Mechanics
*Adaptive High-Order Methods in Computational Fluid Dynamics
[One simultaneous access per eBook]
[Terms and conditions]
-Simple Manual


ACM Digital Library
The Association for Computing Machinery's publications, such as journals, magazines, transactions, newsletters, and conference proceedings are available.
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[List of ebook titles]
[Policy]
National Diet Library Digital Collections
You can view it on the dedicated terminal of the library. (Weekday 9:00-16:30)
For details of usage, please click here.(in Japanese)
National Diet Library Digital Collections site. In our library, you can see the material marked as "vailable only at the NDL and partner libraries".

Contract database & tools

The following are literature retrieval databases available online at this University, and tools convenient for literature management. Restrained by IP address, they can be used from a computer connected to the on-campus LAN.

Target users are individuals inside the University.
DatabaseContents, Terms of Use, etc.Guide External use
Web of Scinece Core Collection This is a database for bibliographic and reference information.
Available with this database are
the Science Citation Index (SCIE),literature information in the field of natural science;
the Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) in the field of social science;
the Arts & Humanities Citation Index (AHCI) in the field of humanities from April 1993;
and the Conference Proceedings Citation Index (CPCI) for information on conference literature from April 1990. Details

[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
Journal List SCIE
Journal List AHCI
Journal List SSCI
[Terms and Conditions]
-Training & Support
-Quick Reference Card international Edition

Scopus
This is the world's largest database for bibliographic and reference information that covers all the fields of science, technologies, medicine, social science, and humanities, containing at least 22,000 journals. Web information and patent information are also covered. All papers from 1996 have information on references. In April 2013, a Japanese language interface was released. Details
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
Journal List(Oct.2016) [Terms and Conditions]
-Quick Reference Guide(JP)
-Learn & Support

JDreamIII
This is a literature retrieval database for science technologies of Japan and the world. This database is available for searching with a Japanese language interface, and provides Japanese translations of paper titles and abstracts in overseas documents. Details

Updated status & search for magazines
journals in the available database

Please enter the user code that applies from the list here as your name when you log in to the database.

[20 simultaneous accesses possible]
[User Agreement]
-Manual(JP)
SciFinder (Academic)
This is a database provided by CAS (Chemical Abstracts Services), and a web-version of Chemical Abstracts with the option of a Substructure Search Module (SSM). It is possible to search for literature information and other information on chemical substances and organic chemical reactions, etc.
Details
Please noted that
*To use this database, you are required to complete your user registration. For how to complete your user registration, please see this webpage (on-campus exclusive page).
*Only one ID can be registered per person.
*The number of search results that each user can save is always up to 5,000.

[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Data use restriction: CAS Information Use Polices]
-How to use e-Learning (video teaching material)(jp)
-Technical materials(jp)
-Training manuals in English
SpringerMaterials
This is the Landolt Bornstein Database, an extensive and systematic fact data collection in the fields of physics, engineering, and chemistry.
The databases of Inorganic Solid Phases, Thermophysical Properties, and Chemical Safety are also included.
Details
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Terms and Conditions]
-Quick User's Guide
SpringerProtocols
(Free search is available for the Abstract and the Table of Content. Please use SpringerLink for the full text.)
This is a database of a collection of online protocols in which over 25,000 reproducible protocols in the field of life science have been comprehensively collected.
The database is based on book series with a secure reputation, such as Methods in Molecular Biology.Details

Although the Abstract and the Table of Contents can be searched using the SpringerProtocols website, please see the SpringerLink website to search for full texts. Currently, full texts of protocols issued in 2014 in 15 fields in total are available on the SpringerLink website. (Since we purchased a product with an archiving right for 2014, the use of the protocols from January 2015 is limited to protocols issued in 2014.)
[List of titles with full texts available]
No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Terms and Conditions]
-SpringerProtocols Quick User's Guide
-SpringerLink Support Page

CiNii
Authorization for fixed-price use
This database containsCiNii Articles(to search for Japanese papers),
CiNii Books(to search for items kept inthe Library of this University),
CiNii Dissertations(to search for doctoral theses in Japan).

Full Text Journals Titles

The National Institute of Informatics also provides the following databases.
*JAIRO Academic Institutional Repository Portal Site
*KAKEN Database of Grants-in-Aid for scientific research expenses
*Webcat Plus To search for books, magazines/journals

[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Terms of Use]
A Site License Individual ID can be obtained.
-User Guide

Individual ID
PubMed
Medical Literature Retrieval Database (free of charge).This is a web version of MEDLINE.
If you access the database through http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/?otool=ijptuotlib, the TUT Link button is indicated on the detailed screen, and you can use the links for electronic journals available at this University and for Book Search, as well as the link for requesting document copying.
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
Google scholar
Literature Retrieval Database (free of charge).
If you set the Toyohashi University of Technology.
TUT Link for the Library Link on the Setting Screen, the TUT Link Button will appear in the search results, and you can use the links for electronic journals available at this University and for book search, as well as the link for requesting document copying.
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
InCites: Journal Citation Reports (JCR)
This is the web version of the Journal of Citation Reports, which is a report on the importance of magazines/journals based on citation analysis. Impact Factor values of magazines/journals can be searched. Details
Web versions of the reports are available from 1997.
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Terms of Use]
-Training
-Quick reference card

InCites: Essential Science Indicators (ESI)
ESI is a database which statistical information and trend data regarding scientific research achievements have been compiled based on data of the number of publications and the number of citations of academic papers that can be obtained from Thomson Reuters's database.Details
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Terms of Use]
-Training
-Quick reference card

CiteScore
CiteScore metrics are calculated using Scopus data for over 22,200 journal titles in 330 disciplines. (free of charge)
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
EndNote basic
This is the web version of EndNote, a literature management software. With this software, you can manage literature imported from various treatise databases, and easily prepare a list of literature in line with various contribution rules. Details
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Terms of Use]
-Training
-Quick Reference

Mendeley
This is a literature information management & communication tool for researchers.
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
[Terms of Use]
-Support Page(JP)
-Learn & Support
Springer Exemplar
This is an English paper-writing support tool that can be used to search for words, etc. (free of charge).
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
Springer Author Academy
This is an English paper-writing support tool (free of charge), and a website with which one can learn how to write or contribute papers through e-Learning.
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]
JAICI Science Dictionary
Thesaurus-attached dictionary of technical terms. (free of charge)
[No restrictions on simultaneous access]


(Date of final update: Sep. 26, 2017)