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DISCLAIMER ON OPEN ATHENS PAGE: The UP Mindanao University Library has no control over the gateway, the SSO, access to Open Athens, and the online databases and electronic resources, individually or collectively, on this website of the ALARM and webpages. Both the SSO and Open Athens are managed by entities responsible for their management at UP Mindanao and the UP System levels. Should you encounter problems with respect to access by LAN or remotely, kindly send a query to,,, and using your UP webmail account. The UP Mindanao Library bears no responsibility over any or all of the databases on SSO and Open Athens. If this is acceptable, you may now search the various platforms of the SSO, and the Open Athens.

OpenAthens is an authentication and electronic access management system that provides access to the library’s licensed online resources via single sign-on (SSO) technology both on and off campus. OpenAthens is a “gateway” service to facilitate access to publisher content. It does not include any content of its own. Log in using your UP Mindanao email account.

Single sign-on (SSO) is an identification method that enables users to log in to multiple applications and websites with one set of credentials. To log in, use your UP Mindanao email account.

Databases: The following are accessible per title. Just click on the link for your research needs. Off-campus access requires authentication using your UP Mindanao email account.

Alexander Street Press provides access to over 51,000 online streaming titles. Subject areas include, but are not limited to Anthropology, Art & Architecture, Black Studies, Dance, Education, Fashion, Health, American and World History, LGBT, Music, News Archives, Nursing, Opera, Psychology, Theatre, Silent Film, Sports Medicine, and much more.

Cambridge Core is the home of valuable, useful, and inspirational research and academic information with over 1.8 million journal articles and 46,000+ books.

The Chicago Manual of Style (CMOS), dubbed as the “editor’s bible,” covers topics from manuscript preparation and publication to grammar, usage, and documentation.

EBook Central makes it easy to manage discovery, selection, acquisition, administration, and reporting all in one place – and to give students, faculty, and researchers seamless and immediate access to the e-books they need.

EBSCO Information Services is a provider of information resources on the discovery, journal and e-package services, research databases, e-books, digital archives, healthcare resources, corporate resources, readers’ advisory, and more.

Elsevier is a Netherlands-based academic publishing company specializing in scientific, technical, and medical content.

Emerald provides e-journals in management, business, strategy, accounting, finance, and economics.

EndNote Web is a Web-based reference organizer and writing solution, fully integrated with ISI Web of Knowledge and EndNote.

ITHAKA offers technology opportunities to deliver knowledge globally through digital libraries and learning platforms, from academic libraries, publishers, and museums in 180 countries.

JoVE: The Journal of Visualized Experiments is a peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes experimental methods in video format.

Mary Ann Liebert, Inc. is a publisher of prescience and establishment of authoritative peer-reviewed journals, books, and trade publications in biotechnology, biomedical research, clinical medicine and surgery, public health, technology and engineering, law, environmental policy, and other specialized disciplines. The company publishes over 90 peer-reviewed journals, leading trade magazines, and specialized newsletters, in addition to society membership management and conferences.

Since its inception in 1970, MIT Press has published over 30 titles in the arts and humanities, social sciences, and science and technology.

MyAthens is a library-owned information portal that provides a user-friendly starting point for research and for librarians who need a simple and easy way to show their users what resources they can access.

Odilo is a content platform where you can borrow and enjoy digital content of all types (eBooks, eAudiobooks, eVideos, and eMusic) anywhere, anytime, from your computer, tablet, eReader, or smartphone.

Oxford Academic offers a single point of entry for access to 3 million journal articles, 400,000 book chapters, and 2 million images and multimedia to meet research needs on a platform to keep pace with the current and future requirements of the academic community.

The Philippine E-Journals (PEJ) is an online collection of academic publications from higher education institutions and professional organizations that allows users to easily locate abstracts, full journal articles, and links to related research materials.

Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide, forged from a partnership between a university press and a library.

ProQuest is a collection of databases that provide access to thousands of journals, magazines, newspapers, dissertations, and other publications. Its platform makes hundreds of full text and A&I (Abstracts & Indexes) collections available to researchers around the world.

 Chadwyck-Healey literature collections offer users a scholarly discussion of literature and language, past and present. The works of canonical writers, as well as their lesser-known contemporaries, are accessible and available for sophisticated analysis in electronic form. This allows all users to make new connections and serendipitous discoveries, thereby creating fresh avenues for critical debate, scholarly dialogue, and linguistic research in the humanities.

Springer Link provides easy access to peer-reviewed journal articles, e-books, and other resources, chiefly in the science, technical, and medical subject areas.

Statista provides data on the global digital economy, industrial sectors, consumer markets, public opinion, media, and macroeconomic trends. Quantitative data comes from 425 economic sectors in 50 countries with a range of infographic tools for analysis and visualization.

Taylor and Francis provide access to more than 2,700 cross-disciplinary journals spanning the humanities and social sciences, science and technology, engineering, medicine, and healthcare.

The Web of Science is a paid-access platform that allows access to multiple databases that provide reference and citation data from academic journals, conference proceedings, and other documents in various academic disciplines. It was originally published by the Institute for Scientific Information.

Wiley – For over 200 years we have been helping people and organizations develop the skills and knowledge they need to succeed. We develop digital education, learning, assessment, and certification solutions to help universities, businesses, and individuals move between education and employment and achieve their ambitions. By partnering with learned societies, we support researchers to communicate discoveries that make a difference. Our online scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, books, and other digital content build on a 200-year heritage of quality publishing.