Web Resources

Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture-AGORA


The AGORA programme, set up by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the UN (FAO) together with major publishers, enables developing countries to gain access to an outstanding digital library collection in the fields of food, agriculture, environmental science and related social sciences. AGORA provides a collection of up to 6,100 key journals and 5,800 books to 2,900 institutions in more than 100 countries. AGORA is designed to enhance the scholarship of the many thousands of students, faculty and researchers in agriculture and life sciences in the developing world. Read More

HINARI Access to Research in Health Programme


HINARI Programme set up by WHO together with major publishers, enables low- and middle- income countries to gain access to one of the world's largest collections of biomedical and health literature. Up to 15,000 journals (in 30 different languages), up to 47,000 e-books, up to 100 other information resources are now available to health institutions in more than 100 countries, areas and territories benefiting many thousands of health workers and researchers, and in turn, contributing to improve world health. Read More

Online Access to Research in the Environment-OARE


OARE is led by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) in partnership with major publishers. The programme enables developing countries to gain access to one of the world’s largest collections of environmental science research. OARE enhances environmental research by connecting academics, researchers and policy makers in low and middle income countries with online research and scholarly information. Read More

ARDI – Research for Innovation


ARDI program is coordinated by WIPO together with its partners in the publishing industry with the aim to increase the availability of scientific and technical information in developing countries. Read More

Offline Resources

The Essential Electronic Agriculture Library-TEEAL


TEEAL is a digital collection of research journals for agriculture and related sciences. Researchers, students, faculty and librarians can discover and access thousands of full-text PDF articles without the use of the internet. TEEAL is available to institutions in income-eligible countries. TEEAL contains articles and journals on Agricultural engineering, Agriculture, Animal sciences, Biology and genetics, Biotechnology and applied microbiology, Chemistry, biochemistry and biophysics, Economics and development, Entomology and pest control, Environment and ecology, Fisheries, Food and nutrition, Forestry, Human medicine, Plant and soil science among others. TEEAL Can only be accessed offline within the ARU Local Area Network. Visit the ARU Library to get free access or click Here if you are already in the ARU Library.

D Space Institutional Repository


D Space is the software of choice for academic, non-profit, and commercial organizations building open digital repositories. DSpace preserves and enables easy and open access to all types of digital content including text, images, moving images, mpegs and data sets. And with an ever-growing community of developers, committed to continuously expanding and improving the software, each DSpace installation benefits from the next. Visit our repository Here