Before purchasing a database, it always goes through a trial phase in which it is tested by researchers from the faculty.

Databases currently on trial are listed below. At the end of the trial phase the Faculty Library Committee decides whether or not to purchase the database.

For purchase suggestions of databases and technical issues in trials contact:


  • 01/12/2023-30/12/2023
  • e-Marefa is a set of complete digital Arab databases that is concerned in developing the digital academic Arab content and its indicators. It is considered one of the largest global databases interested in the Arab content and information industry. It provides more than 7,000,000 records (including academic journals, articles, theses and dissertations, e-books & book reviews, statistical reports, research abstracts and conference proceedings) covering all disciplines and fields.