University of Missouri Library Systems (LSO) supports the University Libraries in their missions to disseminate and preserve cultural heritage, learning, and knowledge by managing electronic resources and repository services.

eResources

MERLIN Gateway

Beginning in 1995 with 10 databases, LSO started subscribing to electronic resources on behalf of the UM System. Today we provide access to over 75 resources. In addition to databases, there are now over 2100 full text journals available to UM faculty, students, and staff.

Additional resources are listed on the MERLIN Gateway.

Electronic resources are available to UM students, faculty, staff, and library users in accordance with the publisher's license terms and conditions. Users have an obligation to read, be aware of, and observe the terms and conditions of use for all electronic resources.

You must:

  • use the resources for personal, educational or research purposes only
  • check the license terms on this website for permitted uses and prohibited uses
  • comply with restrictions on use, copying, reproduction, distributions and alteration

You must not:

  • systematically or programmatically or massively copy any of these resources
  • sell or otherwise make commercial use of the resources

Operations

Provides application and web development in support of University of Missouri Libraries, including institutional repository and digital library development, utilizing open source software such as DSpace, Fedora Commons, Drupal, and Islandora. Manages shared computing and storage resources on the behalf of the University Libraries, in collaboration with University of Missouri Division of IT and MU Library Technology Services.

UM Digital Library
MOspace