To build the social service sector's research capability and help them stay abreast with new research and developments in the social service sector, NCSS has provided all member Social Service Organisations with access to the following ProQuest databases that contain an aggregated collections of important scholarly journals and periodicals:
Introduction to the 4 Subscribed Databases:
- Nursing & Allied Health Database
This database offers reliable, comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals, video, dissertations, reference books and more.
- Psychology Database
This database provides abstracts and indexing for more than 640 titles, with over 540 titles available in full text. Many titles are indexed in PsycINFO. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology and psychometrics.
- Public Health Database
This database allows you to search the core literature in the field of public health.
- Social Science Premium Collection
This collection provides access to databases covering international literature in social sciences, including politics, public policy, sociology, social work, anthropology, criminology, linguistics, library science, and education. Featured databases include IBSS, Sociological Abstracts and Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. Together, they provide abstracts, indexing and full-text coverage of journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, and more.
How to access?
For NCSS' Member Organisations:
To obtain the user ID and password to access ProQuest, please login to Member Organisation Corner.
If you already have the User ID and Password, head straight in to Proquest here.
Should you encounter any difficulties, please write in to: NCSS_Resource_Hub@ncss.gov.sg.