Databases and Information Gateways



  • Ebsco Host provides access to full text databases, citations and abstracts which range from general reference collections to specially-designed, subject-specific databases. It covers subjects such as: Art; Business; Government and Law; Health and Medicine; History; World History; Language and Literature; Performing Arts; Film; Music; Philosophy; Science; Magazines, Journals and Serials; Religion; Social Sciences; Education; Geography; Political Science; Psychology; Technology.

HINARI - Health InterNetwork Access to Research Initiative

  • Health Inter-Network Access to Research Initiative (HINARI) provides access to about 14,000 journals, up to 46,000 e-books covering medicine, biomedical, nursing and related health sciences.

AGORA - Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture
  • Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA) provides free access to a collection of more than 3500 key journals and 3300 books in the field of agriculture, food, nutrition, environmental science, veterinary science and related social sciences.


  • The database provides on-line access to statutes of Namibia.

  • Southern African Bibliographic and Information Network facilitates on-line access to books and periodicals. It offers access to the African Journal Archive - this is a digital archive of African cultural heritage and research material in open access format

  • The National Library maintains fully computerized catalogues of its collection in order to provide an effective and efficient information service.


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