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Science Journals - ProQuest CSA
Covers both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, this database features over 490 titles with more than 380 available in full text. Articles include all of the charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements that are vital to scientific and technical literature. Search Guide
Biology Journals - ProQuest CSA
Provides access to a wide range of biology topics from 286 journal titles, with more than 250 journals available in full text. Coverage for many journals extends back to the 1990s. Search Guide
of Life Sciences - Nature Publishing Group
Current File Updated Monthly
Provides more than 3,000 specially commissioned, peer-reviewed and continually updated articles that integrate current theory, practice, and understanding of all basic and many applied aspects of the life sciences. Includes Introductory Level articles, Secondary Level articles, and Special Essays.
Encyclopedia of Global Resources. Edited by Craig W. Allin. Pasadena,
CA: Salem Press, c2010.(REF HC85 .E49 2010)
Four volume set providding 575 easy-to-understand essays on all aspects of our natural resources, from their economic applications and benefits to the impact of their extraction. Offers a wide variety of perspectives on both traditional and more recent views of Earth's resources. Electronic version
PNAS - Proceedings
of the National Academy of Sciences PNAS 1915-
Provides searchable access to the entire full text backfiles of PNAS - one of the world's most-cited multidisciplinary scientific serials. Since its establishment in 1914, PNAS continues to publish cutting-edge research reports, commentaries, reviews, perspectives, colloquium papers, and actions of the Academy. Coverage in PNAS spans the biological, physical, and social sciences.
Provides a searchable database and access to the abstracts for 30 peer-reviewed, high impact geoscience journals from 22 leading societies and institutes from six countries. Extensive backfiles go back as far as 1918 for some journals.
Substances Data Bank - National Institutes of Health
Broad scope in human and animal toxicity, safety and handling, environmental fate, and more. Contains more than 4,700 individual chemical records. Scientifically peer-reviewed.
Freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. GreenFILE's initial release includes abstracts and indexing for more than 600 titles, including comprehensive coverage - from volume 1, issue 1 to present - for Bioscience(back to 1964), Conservation Biology (back to 1987), Journal of Ecology (back to 1913).and Journal of Environmental Planning & Management (back to 1948). The total number of records is approximately 295,000, and full text is provided for more than 4,600 records from open access titles. Search Guide | Video Tutorial
Current File Updated Weekly
A comprehensive science-specific search engine on the Internet, it searches over 200 million science-specific Web pages plus more than 30 million citations, abstracts, full text peer-reviewed articles, and patents. Links to some free full text articles.
Deep Web Technologies, LLC
Current File Updated Monthly
ScienceResearch.com is a free, publicly available Internet web portal that searches thousands of high-quality journals and databases and ranks results by relevance on a single results page. Some full text is available but most citations include only a brief abstract. Subject areas covered include Astronomy, Biology & Nature, Chemistry, Computers & Technology, Earth & Environmental Sciences, Engineering, General Science, Health & Medicine, Materials Science, Mathematics, Physics, and Social Sciences.
National Library of Medicine
Provides access to databases covering bibliographic and other information covering the biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals. Databases included are: TOXLINE, Hazardous Substance Date Bank, Integrated Risk Information System, Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System, Toxics Release Inventory, Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology and Environmental Teratology Information Center and GENE-TOX (Peer-reviewed mutagenicity test data from the Environmental Protection Agency. Citations in TOXLINE cover pre-1965-forward. WWW. Search Guide
of Open Access Journals -
Lund University Libraries, Sweden
This service covers 1642 free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals covering all subjects and languages. Currently 413 journals are searchable at article level. More than 75,000 articles are included in the DOAJ service. Subject areas covered include: Agriculture and Food Sciences, Arts and Architecture, Biology and Life Sciences, Business and Economics, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Sciences, General Works, Health Sciences, History and Archaeology, Languages and Literatures, Law and Political Science, Mathematics and Statistics, Philosophy and Religion, Physics and Astronomy, Science General, Social Sciences, and Technology and Engineering.
Citations Database - U.S. Government 1948-
Contains bibliographic records for energy and energy-related scientific and technical information from the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessor agencies, the Energy Research & Development Administration (ERDA) and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). Energy Citations includes bibliographic records of literature in disciplines of interest to DOE such as chemistry, physics and engineering. It includes citations to report literature, conference papers and journal articles.
OneFile - Gale
Contains more than 3,000 full text journals, including peer-reviewed journals and reference sources with extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Search Guide
OneFile - Gale
Provides desktop access to more than 6,000 full text periodical titles including 121 wire services; full indexing of The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, and The Christian Science Monitor newspapers; and a total of more than 10,000 periodical titles with 25 years of backfile coverage from 1980 to present. The database uses the same search engine as our other InfoTrac databases. Content includes more than 508 million records from periodical and news content and indexing from a variety of mainstream and specialized sources including refereed academic journals. WWW Search Guide
Academic ASAP - Gale
Access to 3,500+ journals and magazines including more than 2,100 in full text. WWW. Search Guide
A full-text collection in PDF format of retrospective issues from 162 scholarly journals of prime importance in their fields. Subject coverage includes African-American Studies, Anthropology, Asian Studies, Ecology and Botany, Economics, Education, Finance, General Science, History, Literature, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Population / Demography, Sociology, and Statistics. Dates of coverage: Varies depending on journal title; most have a moving wall that excludes the most recent 2-5 years of coverage. Search Guide . Includes Early Journal Content published prior to 1923 in the United States and prior to 1870 elsewhere - nearly 500,000 articles from 218 journals.