DDE. Dansk Data Elektronic. Library automation products company. E.g. Supermax.
DAPlus Nationwide yellow pages and white pages search offering estimated income and housing values per neighborhood, as well as critical business data. Over 14 Million U.S. businesses in the database.
Database. Now called EContent. Magazine for professional information searchers and other information technology users. For a list of information science and other information journals see: LIS Jounrnals, and also Searcher, Managing
Information, Information Today, Online, Information World Review, Exploit Interactive, Online User, LinkUp, Inform, Journal of Information Science, Journal of the American Society for Information Science JASIS, Library Journal, Today's Librarian, EMedia, Biblio Tech Review and Library Reference Centre Database and Index Morganagus.
Database hosts/online vendors listed in the Info Connect LIS directory (some major ones): SilverPlatter, DIALOG, DataStar, Kompass, Dun & Bradstreet, CARL Corporation, Gale Group (Information Access Company), BLAISE, STN, MAID Profound, Westlaw, Knowledge Express, Ovid(BRS), HW Wilson, Leatherhead, Fiz-Karlsruhe, ICC, MEDLARS, Dow Jones News/Retrieval, JICST, Teletel (Minitel), Datastream International, Nerac, DIMDI, UMI ProQuest Direct, German Business Information GBI, Quick Law QL, Info Mark, InfoGlobe, FT Profile, ECHO, Eurobases, Lexis-Nexis, Questel-Orbit, FirstSearch(OCLC), MIC-KIBIC, EasyNet, DRI/McGraw-Hill, Genios, ESA-IRS, VINITI, CitaDel, Fiz-Technik, America Online, Info Market, INN-View, NlightN, DataTimes, Compuserve, and Open DRANET. Each link also gives a complete updated list of databases offered and descriptions. See also X.25 Public Data Networks web sites.
Derwent Information. Specialist in scientific, technical, biotechnological, and patent information. See also US Patent Search, Patents database (from IBM), MicroPatent, Internet Patent Search, European Patent Office, and QPAT.
DIALOG Web. Demo tutorials. Download the demo for Macs and Windows PCs. The animated web version requires Shockwave plug-in.
DialogLink Communications software used for accessing DIALOG or DataStar via e.g. X.25 networks such as Tymnet or BT GNS, or Dialnet direct dial etc, (as an alternative to access via telnet with a TCP/IP telnet client, or via the web with a web browser).
Free download of software. See also X.25 PDN sites.
Diamond Bookshelf. Website for public and school librarians, providiing information and products about graphic novels for the library.
Digital libraries projects in Europe.
Brief overview of some of Europe's important digital libary initiatives that are forming the next generation of libraries.
If you know of anymore European or international digital library links to add here
please send in URLS.
Electronic journals. Publist Internet Publications Directory.
Database of over over 150,000 magazines, journals, newsletters, & other periodicals.
Covering all subjects. Browse or search option. Record entries include publisher, contact dertails, website of periodical were available and subscription information. Largest of its kind on the Internet. Similar to Ulrich's periodicals and serials directory. See also electronic journal subscription services, world publishers, digital libraries, MagPortal and world newspapers. For LIS electronic journals see LIS Journals/magazines.
Electronic Journals. Institute for Scientific Information Journal Tracker. Delivers the tables of contents and author abstracts from the journals you need to see directly to your desktop via e-mail delivery. Drawn from ISI's international database of 8,000 leading science, technology, and social sciences journals. See also Biomedical periodicals.
Electronic Journal Services. Listed in the Info Connect LIS directory: Swets (SwetsNet), Blackwell's Electronic Journals Navigator,UMI, Information Quest, Journals@Ovid, OCLC Electronic Collections Online, ChemPort, CatchWord, EBSCO Online, Adonis, Silver Platter LINK, UnCover, IDEAL, Langer & Springer, and Highwire Press. Several journal publishers also offer electronic access to their titles. Most offer either fixed-fee or pay-as-you-go (a.k.a. pay-per-view) searching in individual subscriptions. E-journals available in HTML, Adobe PDF, XML, Real Page, RTF, Tex (e.g. IBM techexplorer), and Postscript (e.g. Ghostview) formats via browser plug-in. Database hosts such as Dialog, also offer ASCII full-text of references from its databases. For a list of document delivery services see Document Delivery Finder. For a list of publishers around the world, see world publishers.
Electronic Library. Project Gutenberg. Electronic library providing public domain electronic texts (e-books), basically fine literature digitally re-published. Major categories:Light Literature; such as Alice in Wonderland, Through the Looking-Glass, Peter Pan, Aesop's Fables, etc. Heavy Literature; such as the Bible or other religious documents, Shakespeare, Moby Dick, Paradise Lost, etc. References; such as Roget's Thesaurus, almanacs, and a set of encyclopedia, dictionaries, etc.
Electronic Library. World e-text Library. Huge collection of electronic texts (e-books) from around the world. Browse or search the lectronic library.
Dillons Bookshops. See Waterstone's Bookshops.
DIMDI database host. Deutsches Institut fur Medizinische Dokumentation und Information, (German Institute for Medical Documentation and Information). Offers access to several important biomedical databases in German and English.
Direct Patents. Cheap low cost patents service. Subsidiary of the International Patent Research Organisation.
Disclosure. Global company information database producer.
Dictionary database. See Webster's online dictionary, Longman Dictionary and Library and Information Science professional resources.
dNET Online Services. Huge directory database. Search engine locates all kinds of directories in all formats e.g. print, CD-ROM etc.
Document Delivery Finder. Directory of all leading document delivery services. Other such servicces listed in the Info Connect Directory are Information Express, BLDSC, Adonis, Doc Deliver, EDRS(ERIC), UMI,
Congressional Information Service, Haworth, Faxon, CAS DDC, EMDOCS, EBSCOdoc, The Genuine Article, CISTI, Swets, Infotrieve, and Uncover. See also Electronic journal services.
Dow Jones News/Retrieval. Database host for the latest business, economic, and financial markets information. Renamed Dow Jones Interactive and merged with Reuters Business Briefing as Factiva. See also FT profile and Bloomberg.
Includes pharmacological data e.g. mode of action such as enzyme inhibitor or receptor
antagonist/agonist, indications, contra-indications, side effects and adverse effects.
Search by generic name or trade/brand name. See also Pharmaceutical Information Network.
Drug database. Prescription drugs database.
Based on the US Pharmacopeia. See also Medical Information on Diseases.
Dun and Bradstreet. Leading business databases providing international company and financial data for credit assessment, direct marketing, debt collection and company research from a global database of 49 million businesses.
Netherlands Institute for Scientific Information Services. Nederlands Instituut voor Wetenschappelijke Informatiediensten, NIWI. Formed in September 1997 by the merging of Bibliotheek KNAW, Bureau voor de Bibliografie van de Neerlandistiek Nederlands, Bureau Onderzoekinformatie, and the Nederlands Historisch Data-Archief