Subscribed Databases

Bloomsbury Design Library

It provides cutting-edge scholarly coverage of design and crafts worldwide, from 1500 BCE to the present day. It offers an expanding range of authoritative reference and book content, alongside a rich selection of museum object images, which are fully searchable and underpinned by an intuitive taxonomy for seamless navigation. The ideal research and learning tool for design and visual arts, it will support both students and academics by allowing them to explore the history and context of influential design schools, people, periods, places, and disciplines. (150 eBooks, encyclopedia etc.)

Bloomsbury Architecture Library

Bloomsbury Architecture library as one of leading digital libraries of thousands of architectural images, 21st edition Sir Banister Fletcher’s Global, History of Architecture and 240+ text and reference text on architecture, architectural history, theory, design, urban-ism, landscape, and interiors. It also includes The Handbook of Interior Architecture and Design.

EBSCO Art and Architecture

This collection covers nearly 360 full-text periodicals (Journals and Magazines) & 220 full-text books in the area of Architecture, Conservation, graphic arts, Archaeology, Sculpture etc. and Cover-to- cover indexing and abstracts for 790 academic journals, magazines and trade publications with collection of over 63,000 images.

Subject coverage

Antiques                                                                                 Archaeology

Architecture and architectural history                         Conservation and restoration

Costume design                                                                   Decorative arts

Graphic arts                                                                           Interior and landscape design

Painting                                                                                  Photography

Printmaking                                                                          Sculpture


ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global (PQDT) (Full-text) ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, offering millions of works from thousands of universities. Each year hundreds of thousands of works are added. Full-text coverage spans from 1743 to the present, with citation coverage dating back to 1637.

Subject coverage Arts

Business & Economics                                      Education

Humanities                                                           Social Sciences

Behavioral Sciences                                           Natural Sciences

Mathematics & Physical Sciences                  Health & Medical Sciences

Sage Journal

SPA Library is subscribing "Urban Studies and Planning Collection" which, includes 33 peer-reviewed Journals published by sage.

Jstor (Access Through Inflibnet)

Jstor is a digital library founded in 1995 in New York City. Originally containing digitized back issues of academic journals, it now encompasses books and other primary sources as well as current issues of journals in the humanities and social sciences. It provides full-text searches of almost 2,000 journals.


Statistical Database accessible using login ID and password, is a cluster of 56 associate sites and perhaps the most comprehensive e-resource for accessing the secondary level socio- economic statistical information about India, its 6 geographical regions, 31 states and 19 sectors on various socio-economic parameters. These parameters are Administrative Units, Demographics, Economy, Agriculture, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Environment and Forest, Industries, Infrastructure, Companies, Education, Health, Housing, Labor& Workforce, Polity, Media, Insurance, Tourism, Crime & Law, Social Welfare & Developmental Schemes etc.

(For login ID and password contact to SPAB library)