All Databases

The Library provides access to a large number of online resources to support your learning, teaching and research. Search for a specific title below or filter the listing by clicking on the + to see all that might be relevant for your subject area.

You may access our digital resources from any device wherever you are studying or working. To access resources off-campus, use the University's Cisco AnyConnect VPN Client. Where resources require passwords details are shown below the relevant database description.

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AJ Buildings Library

Architect’s journal resource covering thousands of exemplar projects, most from the last 20 years but including major projects back to 1900.

Register for access to Architect’s Journal with your Loughborough e-mail address before visiting the site. Sign in with the same details.

Architect's journal (AJ)

Covers industry news as well as building studies with technical details and drawings

Register with your Loughborough e-mail address and log-in. Click My AJ, then select Digital Editions

BoB box of broadcasts

TV and radio programmes, media archive, off-air recording.

You will need to provide a few details to set up your account. You will then receive a verification email. Please ensure you verify your account as soon as you get the email.

Digimap

An online map and data delivery service which offers a number of data collections, including Ordnance Survey, historical, geological, LiDAR and marine maps and spatial data.

Click on login and enter Loughborough as the institution you would like to sign in with. Choose Loughborough University from the list NOT Loughborough University (ATHENS).  You will be asked to complete a registration form the first time you use this service.

Digimap - Aerial

Access to some of the highest quality aerial photography available for Great Britain.

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Digimap - Environment

Environment Digimap brings easy access to Land Cover data from the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology. Separate datasets are available for 1990, 2000, 2007 and 2015, all national coverages. Also included are Dudley Stamp’s maps of the 1930’s Land Utilisation Survey of Britain.

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Digimap - Geology

Geology Digimap offers a wide range of geological map data from the British Geological Survey

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Digimap - Historic

Historic Digimap delivers historical Ordnance Survey maps of Great Britain.

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Digimap - Marine

Nautical chart datasets derived from UK Hydrographic Office paper charts and chart panels. Also, Marine Themes vector data which covers all UK waters and is a feature rich dataset derived from authoritative material obtained from the UK Hydrographic Offices.

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FT.com

Quality business and financial commentary and analysis.

Registration needed. To register please click this link.