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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 and in the nationwide Finna.fi search service.

Cannot find what you are looking for? Please, contact Riitta Ruuska.

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

E-books and online learning environments

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

Knovel Toimii JAMKin verkossa tai JAMK-tunnuksilla |Help|
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 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| (mainly Finnish books)

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)

Open access resources
The World of Logistics
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

ABI/INFORM Collection (ProQuest) Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|
Business Source Elite (Ebsco) Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help|
Passport (Euromonitor) Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password |Help| |Blog|
Fonecta Targeting Service  (only in Finnish: Kohderyhmäpalvelu) Accessible in the JAMK network or off-campus with a JAMK user name and password
Finnish Business Information System (YTJ)

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
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
TamPub - Tampere University Insitutional Repository
TUTCRIS - Tampere University of Technology Research Portal
University of Vaasa Publication Database

NDLT  - Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations 
OATD
- 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)

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.