Remote Access

You can use most of JAMK Library’s e-books and databases via Janet at home or on the road. Log into Janet using your personal JAMK ID .

Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK username and passwordIn the information source guides the pink key symbol next to a database title signals that logging in with a JAMK ID is required.

Find more information about how to read and access to the e-books.
Terms of use of electronic resources.

Dictionaries and Thesauri

A good way to begin your search is to use a dictionary or a specialized lexicon of terms (thesaurus) to identify suitable search terms or synonyms and broaden your search. Many databases include this feature, also called "Subject Terms", "Subject Headings", or "Descriptors".

Finto Vocabularies and ontologies (Finnish, English, Swedish)
MOT Dictionaries Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password 
LCHS Library of Congress subject headings
MeSH Medical subject headings
ERIC Education-related terms
Finmesh  English-Finnish medical and health terms
Grove Music Online Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password
AFO Agriculture and Forestry Ontology
EnDic environmental dictionary

bab.la - Online dictionary for 28 languages
Kielitoimiston sanakirja - Dictionary of standard Finnish
RedFox Dictionary Basic - Free Dictionary includes 41 languages
TEPA Term Bank - Special language terms and their definitions, displayded as multilingual terminological entries
Your Dictionary - English words and grammar
Valter Government Termbank - Multilingual termbank, contains e.g. budget, EMU, education, taxation and court terms

Articles, company and market information

E-books and more

You can find e-books in the Janet database (exception: Books24x7).

Books24x7  Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |E-books on information technolgy 
Dawsonera Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|Single e-books, mainly coursebooks at JAMK
Ebook Central (ProQuest)  Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|E-books from various fields
eBook Collection (EBSCO) Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|E-books from various fields
Knovel Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password|reference and handbooks, conference proceedings and other tools on tehcnology (e.g. food and environmental sciences, engineering management & leadership) 
WGSN - Fashion Trend Forecasting and Analysis Toimii JAMKin verkossa tai JAMK-tunnuksilla|Help| |Terms of Use|

Google Books |Help|


Eurostat  Stastical office of the European Union
OECD Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
Passport Euromonitor Toimii JAMKin verkossa tai JAMK-tunnuksilla | A global market research database providing statistics, analysis, reports, surveys and breaking news on industries, countries and consumers worldwide
United Nations (UN) Statistics Division (UNSD)

Statistics Finland|Statistical databases |
Statistical yearbooks from different countries
Statistics by The Federation of Finnish Technology Industries 


Finna.fi provides access to the theses of most of the Finnish universities. You can find theses in the universities' library databases and digital archives, too.

Theseus - online access to theses and publications from Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences
Aaltodoc - Aalto University publication archive
HELDA - Digital Repository of the University of Helsinki
JYX - Jyväskylä University Digital Repository
UEF electronic publications - University of Eastern Finland
Jultika - University of Oulu repository
Lauda - University of Lapland's Institutional Repository
LUTPub - Repository of Lappeenranta University of Technology
Trepo - Open institutional repository of Tampere University
TUTCRIS - Tampere University of Technology Research Portal
University of Vaasa Publication Database

NDLT  - Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations 
- Open Access Thesis and Dissertations
PQDT Open - ProQuest Open Access Dissertations and Theses 
Repository66 - Repository Maps
CORE - world's open access research papers (e.g. theses and dissertations)

Research institutions in Finland

BOFIT - Bank of Finland
Etla - The Research Institute of the Finnish Economy
Evira - Finnish Food Safety Authority
FIIA - Finnish Institute of International Affairs
Finland Futures Research Centre - University of Turku

Finnish Work Environment FundFIOH - Finnish Institute of Occupational Health Consumer Society Research Centre - University of Helsinki
Luke - Natural Resources Institute Finaland
Labour Institute for Economic Research
National Institute for Health and Welfare | Fineli - National Food Composition Database in Finland

TTS - occupational productivity and well-being
Valvira - National Supervisory Authority for Welface and Health
VTT Tehcnical Research Centre of Finland | Publications

Other research sources

International institutes
Economics Departments, Institutes and Research Centers in the World | EDIRC
World Economic Forum

International research institutes in Wikipedia

See also:
BASE - Bielefeld Academic Search Engine
Core - world's open access research papers
EconBiZ - journals, working papers & conferences in business studies and economics
RePec - Research Papers in Economics
Valto - Institutional Repository for the Government (Finland)

Reading tips and suggestions

The Finn family summer trip 2045 - Tekes
Foresight.fi - National Foresight Network
kestavakehitys.fi Sustainable Development - Prime Minister's Office

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