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If you are interested in technology and logistics, then this guide is for you. We have compiled a selection of online resources to help you in information retrieval, study, and research. More resources in the Janet database.

Cannot find what you are looking for? Please, contact us. The persons in charge of technology and logistics information resources in the Library are Kirsi Laasasenaho (guidance in English) and Riitta Ruuska (guidance in Finnish).

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 and Databases

E-books and online learning environments

You can search for e-books by title in the Janet database (exception: Books24x7).

Books24x7  Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|
Dawsonera Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|
eBook Collection (Ebsco) Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password
Ebook Central (former Ebrary) Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|
Ellibs  Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|
Knovel Toimii JAMKin verkossa tai JAMK-tunnuksilla |Help|

KnowPap  Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help| (use IE)
KnowPulp Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help| (use IE)

Finnish Forest Industries Federation (FFIF)
Confederation of Finnish Construction Industries RT

Statistics

Eurostat  Stastical office of the European Union
Research.fi Statistics on Finnish science and innovation activities
Statistics Finland
Statistics by The Federation of Finnish Technology Industries
Statistics by the Finnish Forest Industries

Company and market information

Standards

IEEE/IEE Standards  Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help| (no fulltext - only catalogue)
ISO |Help|
PSK standards Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password
SFS Online Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|

Theses

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
JYX - Jyväskylä University Digital Archive

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations NDLTD
OATD
- Open Access Thesis and Dissertations
PQDT Open - ProQuest Open Access Dissertations and Theses 
Repository66 - Repository Maps
OpenDOAR - Open access academic repositories from all aroud the world

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 JAMK ID.

EtäkäyttöIn the information source guides the pink key symbol next to a database title signals that logging in with a JAMK ID is required.