Media Library



Date: June 12th, 2017

The Library of Sarajevo School of Science and Technology aims to provide a personalized, high quality service to support the University's teaching and research programmes and to encourage the development of creative and independent thinking.

Our goals are to promote excellence in learning, to support the information, research, and curriculum needs of the University through an effective, collaborative collection development and management program, as well as to serve as a gateway to sources of information vital for research and scholastic achievement.

For question regarding both our on-line and in-house collections and resources please contact us every day from 10AM to 5PM.

Aida Đikić 

+387 33 975 026 





Subscriptions through the kindness of The Kuwaiti Electronic Library

SpringerLink has been providing researchers with access to millions of scientific documents from journals, books, series, protocols and reference works for many years. New books and journals are available every day in fields such as Architecture & Design, Biomedical Sciences, Business & Management, Computer Science and more. 

In order to access eBooks available on SpringerLink, go here

In order to access eJournals available on SpringerLink, go here 

SpringerProtocols is the largest subscription-based online database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the biomedical and life sciences. Compiling protocols from the book series Methods in Molecular Biology and other sources, SpringerProtocols offers researchers access to nearly thirty years of tested, trusted, step-by-step protocols for immediate use in the lab. With an emphasis on comprehensiveness and clarity, each protocol is organized in an easily reproducible recipe style. Protocols are written by experts in the field and are reviewed by editors distinguished in their specific subject areas, as well as by our prestigious editorial board. SpringerProtocols is an invaluable resource for the modern research laboratory.


In order to access SpringerProtocols, go here




United Nations Digital Library (UNDL)

We are pleased to announce that the United Nations Digital Library UNDL) is now available and can be accessed globally free of charge ( A result of the successful collaboration between the Dag Hammarskjöld Library (DHL) at UN Headquarters and the United Nations Office at Geneva Library, the platform uses innovative open source technology to provide access to UN-produced materials in digital format. Content will be added continuously and enhancements to the system will be rolled out on a regular basis.
The new system, which offers easy access to UN documents, maps, speeches, voting data, as well as non-sales publications, will help global researchers find the UN information they need, quickly and accurately. It provides one point of access to UN information - current and historical.
Phase 1 of the UNDL incorporates digital content from the databases in UNBISnet and the Official Document System (ODS) - mainly official UN documents, speech and voting records, as well as some maps. The UNDL will also link to open access UN content.
What can I find in te UN digital library?
- UN documents and open access publications
- UN voting data, maps and speeches
- Content in 6+ languages
Which system featuires are there?
- Linked data between related documents such as resolutions, meeting records and voting
- Refine searches by UN body, agency or type of document
For more information please visit:


The Royal Society is a Fellowship of many of the world's most eminent scientists and is the oldest scientific academy in continuous existence.
The Society’s fundamental purpose, reflected in its founding Charters of the 1660s, is to recognise, promote, and support excellence in science and to encourage the development and use of science for the benefit of humanity.
The Society has played a part in some of the most fundamental, significant, and life-changing discoveries in scientific history and Royal Society scientists continue to make outstanding contributions to science in many research areas.

Computer & Communication Sciences collection from IOS Press. IOS Press serves the information needs of scientific and medical communities worldwide. IOS Press now publishes around 100 international journals and approximately 75 book titles each year on subjects ranging from computer sciences and mathematics to medicine and the natural sciences.

SPIE Digital Library contains the world’s largest collection of optics and photonics research with over 400,000 papers from conference proceedings, peer-reviewed journals, and eBooks. Content covers the broadest range of applied optics and photonics science and engineering papers anywhere.

This free access will be available for 40 days.

To begin using SPIE Digital Library, visit – users accessing the site via registered IP addresses will be automatically authenticated.



Open access
Open access articles, denoted by an open padlock symbol, may be accessed by anyone free of charge.
Two of our journals, Royal Society Open Science and Open Biology, are fully open access. Some articles in our other journals are also open access.
Each year, during Open Access Week, we make all of our published content free to access.
Journal archive
The Royal Society’s Philosophical Transactions, launched in 1665, was the world’s first scientific journal. It established the fundamental principles of scientific priority and peer review.
Most of our oldest content is now freely available, specifically, all papers older than 70 years. In addition, papers published between 10 years ago and either 12 months ago (biological sciences) or 24 months ago (physical sciences) are freely available.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) is an online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

Elsevier Open Access Journals All articles in open access journals which are published by Elsevier have undergone peer review and upon acceptance are immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download.

Open Access Journals Search Engine (OAJSE) Some of the journals listed are peer-reviewed, others are not, so take care when citing.

OpenDOAR is an authoritative directory of academic open access repositories. Each OpenDOAR repository has been visited by project staff to check the information that is recorded here. This in-depth approach does not rely on automated analysis and gives a quality-controlled list of repositories.

OAIster is a union catalog of millions of records representing open access resources that was built by harvesting from open access collections worldwide using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH). Today, OAIster includes more than 30 million records representing digital resources from more than 1,500 contributors.

Hrčak is the central portal of Croatian scientific journals. Hrčak offers the access to the journals following the Open Access Initiative

SCIndeks is covering locally published journals classified as publications of scientific character. All of the journals listed are indexed on cover-to-cover basis.

SPIE Digital Library is the world’s largest collection of optics and photonics research. In 2014 SPIE adopted a Gold Open Access author choice program applicable to new articles published in SPIE journals. Open access articles display an open access logo and are accessible to all readers.



BiH Directorate for Economic Planning has some freely available resources; the Bosnian version of the site has more publications uploaded so I would recommend starting there.
The legal office Alma Prnjavorac offers a selection of laws of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Centar za sudsku dokumentaciju offers many professional works, master's theses and otherpublications.

Official Documents System Search (ODSS) is a system used to access official UN documents.


Pregled” is a periodical that promotes creative capacity of University of Sarajevo scholars and of other scholars from fields of social sciences and humanities as well.

INFOBIRO offers a free archive of the earliest published periodicals in B&H.