Electronic Databases

The University Library has access to Scopus, Web of Science, SciFinder, LexisNexis, CMIE, IndiaStat, EPWRF, etc., Databases, details given below. 

Publisher Description



Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature: scientific journals, books and conference proceedings. Delivering a comprehensive overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities, Scopus features smart tools to track, analyse and visualise research.

Web of Science

Web of Science is an online subscription-based scientific citation indexing service maintained by Thomson Reuters that provides a comprehensive citation search.
It is an academic database of legal studies. Specifically designed  for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets.

CMIE States of India Database


India consists of 37 states and union territories, or more importantly, it consists of 724 districts. States of India provides comprehensive data and news on these. There are over 139 million time-series in States of India. All information is available in a clean and easily useable form

CMIE ProwessIQ


Prowess for Interactive Querying
Most Comprehensive Database on Indian Companies 






How to use 


About SciFinder-n:

SciFinder-n is world class research discovery tool designed especially for use by faculties and students to get quick and easy access to the Chemical Abstracts – a comprehensive and multi-disciplinary database with access since 1850.

SciFinder-n is essential for faculty and students in their research work, collaboration opportunities and also helps in writing manuscript for papers by providing facts and citations.

SciFinder-n Content:

SciFinder-n covers references from year 1850 from more than 50000 Journals and full-text Patents from 64 patent issuing authorities. Additionally, SciFinder covers more than 60 million value-added abstracts, 171 million organic/inorganic substances, 68 million sequences, more than 131 million chemical reactions, more than 3.5 billion property values from around 50 major global languages in the world.

SciFinder-n  is useful for departments like Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Pharmaceutical sciences, Life Sciences, Biosciences, Nano sciences, Material sciences, Physics, Environmental sciences and many others.  

EPWRF India Time Series (EPWRFITS)  


EPWRF India Time Series is an online database with its comprehensive coverage of the Indian economy for a fairly long time period and it comprises over 30,000 variables capsuled in 16 modules. 



Socioeconomic statistical information about India

ISID (The Institute for Studies in Industrial Development) http://isid.org.in/

 Access to databases on various aspects of the Indian economy, particularly industry and the corporate sector and Online Indexes of Indian Social Science Journals (OLI).
This system is made operational by the in-house staff of the CUP Library.