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 Academic OneFile
Provides peer-reviewed, full-text articles with coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Links to Web of Science and Journal Citation Reports for access to cited references, digital object identifier (DOI) links and additional article-level metadata, as well as to current and historical information on a selected journal's impact factor. Includes full text of The New York Times to 1995, podcasts and transcripts from NPR, CNN and CBC, and more.
Academic Search Complete
Through TexShare, indexes and abstracts articles from more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Fields covered include archaeology, area studies, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, electrical engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, food science & technology, general science, geography, geology, law, mathematics, mechanical engineering, music, physics, psychology, religion & theology, and women's studies. Coverage dates from the 1800's and varies by journal. Updated daily.
Accounting & Tax
Provides indexing to 1900 titles with selected full text access. International in scope, it includes accounting policies and standards, state and national tax legislation, corporate and individual taxation, corporate financial management, and profiles of accountants and firms. Coverage begins in 1971.
ACM Digital Library (1985 - present)
Provides citations, selected abstracts and reviews, and over 69,000 full-text and full-image articles for all ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) journals, magazines, conference proceedings and some ACM co-sponsored publications on topics in computer science and related fields. Also includes Table of Contents for journals and magazines (1954 - ) and conference proceedings (1986 - ). Updated weekly.
 ACS Patent Guide
ACS guide entitled "What Every Chemist Should Know About Patents." It is a guide for application and granting process, not searching.
 ACS Publications (American Chemical Society)
American Chemical Society (ACS) Publications provides online full text, full image access to most of the ACS print journals and their supplementary materials. Coverage includes articles from year of first issue (some begin as early as 1879) up to the current issue. Visit ACS Publications homepage for a list of available titles (1996 to present). Note: Some recently published titles such as Journal of Combinational Chemistry, Organic Letters, Biomacromolecules, Nano Letters, Journal of Proteome Research, and Molecular Pharmaceutics do not have extensive archives. Updated constantly.
 AEA Online Journals (American Economic Association)
Provides online full text, full image access to the AEA print journals. Coverage includes articles from 1999 up to the current issue. Updated constantly.
 AgeLine
AgeLine is an online guide to books, research reports, articles from journals and magazines, and videos related to issues of aging and life at 50+. It describes research, policy, and professional publications as well as those written for the general public. Wherever possible, links to complete publications on the web or to online ordering sources are provided.
 Agricola
Provides free public access to bibliographic records in the National Agricultural Library's Online Public Access Catalog (books, etc., from 1970 - present) and Journal Article Citation Index (articles, etc., primarily from 1968 - present), covering all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines in English and foreign languages. Updated daily.
 AHFS Consumer Medication Information
Provides patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers. Updated monthly.
 AISeL
Association for Information System Electronic Library
An electronic repository for the ICIS, AMCIS, ECIS, PACIS, BLED, ACIS and MWAIS conference proceedings. Current AIS members can access the full text of all articles. Others can see indexing and selected tables of contents.
Alexander Street Counseling
Provides an online collection of videos for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Includes searchable transcripts synchronized to video. Drawn from the catalogs of Microtraining Associates, Psychotherapy.net, and the University of Manchester Department of Psychiatry, the videos include: Counseling Sessions and Demonstrations; Consultations; Lectures, presentations, and interviews.
 Alexander Street Video
A single cross-searchable platform for an integrated online repository of Alexander Street video titles including VAST: Academic Video Online (a large, multidisciplinary video product with nearly 17,000 videos and continuing to grow), along with individual discipline collections in counseling & therapy and education. Most of the videos are fully transcribed in addition to being indexed for subjects, people, places, release date, language, publisher, and video type.
 Alt Health Watch
This alternative health database provides full text for 180 publications in the collection, including full text for many peer-reviewed journals. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990.
 America: History and Life, (1964 - Present)
Provides English-language abstracts to more than 2400 journals and full text links to selected journals from the JSTOR Arts & Sciences Collection I. Coverage includes the world's scholarly literature on the history and culture of the U.S. and Canada from prehistoric times to the present. Also includes citations to book reviews, media reviews, and dissertations. Updated monthly.
 American Factfinder
Provides data, maps, and reports from the various population, income, housing, government, and economic censuses and surveys conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau.
American Indian Histories and Cultures
Has manuscripts, artwork and rare printed books dating from the earliest American Indian contact with European settlers right up to photographs and newspapers from the mid-twentieth century. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.
 American Periodicals Series Online
Spans over 1,500 titles and 7 million pages of content, from the first American magazines, published in 1741, to the World War II period-200 years of American history as recorded in magazines, journals, and newspapers.
 American State Papers
From Readex Digital Collections, constitute rich primary source material on many aspects of early American history from 1789 to 1838. A retrospective republication of approximately 6280 numbered publications, largely Congressional but also containing Executive Department materials, the volumes were published in ten classes: I: Foreign Relations; II: Indian Affairs; III: Finance; IV: Commerce and Navigation; V: Military Affairs; VI: Naval Affairs; VII: Post-office Department; VIII: Public Lands; IX: Claims; and X: Miscellaneous. Unlike the U.S. Congressional Serial Set, these publications are not divided into reports and documents and do not include House and Senate journals. Approximately two-thirds of the publications cover the first 14 Congresses (1789-1817), whereas the remaining third chronologically overlap with the Serial Set from 1817-1838. Now Available: 1st Congress, 1st Session through 25th Congress, 2nd Session,1789-1838; American State Papers Vols. 01-038; Last Update: June 23, 2005
The American West
A mix of original manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material and rare printed sources including papers of early pioneers, explorers and hunters including manuscript journal and papers of James Audubon,accounts of the Gold Rush, the evolution of Western towns, thee growth of railway and road networks, emigrants guides, manuscript travel journals, store catalogues, illustrations and maps, and more.
 AMS Journals
The library has on campus electronic access to the following titles: Conformal Geometry and Dynamics, Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society and Representation Theory in addition to titles offered freely to the public by AMS: Bulletin of the AMS; Electronic Research Announcements of the AMS and Notices of the AMS.
 AnnualReports.com
Free Internet directory of company annual reports searchable by an alphabetical index, company name, ticker symbol, sector, or industry. Once a report is found, it can be viewed in either HTML or PDF format.
 AnthropologicalLit
International resource for anthropology, archaeology and related interdisciplinary research. Covers articles published from the early 19th century to the present in more than 50 languages on social and cultural anthropology, Old and New World archaeology, physical anthropology and anthropological aspects of related subjects emphasizing Mesoamerican, Native American and Andean archaeology and ethnology. Updated quarterly.
 AnthroSource
Developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA), AnthroSource brings 100 years of anthropological material online. It includes a complete electronic archive of all AAA journals through 2003, access to archival content housed at JSTOR for key AAA publications, and current issues for 11 peer-reviewed publications including American Anthropologist, American Ethnologist, Anthropology and Education Quarterly, Anthropology and Humanism, Archaeological Publications of the American Anthropological Association, Cultural Anthropology, Ethos, Journal of Linguistic Anthropology, Medical Anthropology Quarterly, NAPA Bulletin and PoLAR: The Political and Legal Anthropology Review.
 Applied Science & Technology Full Text
Provides indexes, abstracts, and selected full text for more than 560 core English-language scientific and technical publications in the following subject areas: engineering, acoustics, chemistry, computers, metallurgy, physics, plastics, telecommunications, transportation, and waste management. In addition to journals such as American Journal of Physics, American Scientist, Chemical & Engineering News, Electronics World, Environmental Science & Technology, and Geophysics, it also includes special issues such as buyers' guides, directories, and conference proceedings. Index coverage begins in 1983, abstracts in 1993, and selected full text in 1997. Updated monthly.
 Applied Science & Technology Source
Provides indexes, abstracts, and selected full text for more than 1400 core English-language scientific and technical publications in the following subject areas: engineering, acoustics, chemistry, computers, metallurgy, physics, plastics, telecommunications, transportation, waste management, and more. In addition to journals such as American Journal of Physics, American Scientist, Chemical & Engineering News, Electronics World, Environmental Science & Technology, and Geophysics, it also includes special issues such as buyers' guides, directories, and conference proceedings. Index, abstract, and selected full text coverage begins in 1965.
APS (American Physical Society) Journals
Under UHCL APS – ALL subscription plan provides full text access to all the journals published by the American Physical Society with coverage dates beginning as early as 1893. Titles included are Physical Review A - E, Physical Review Letters, Reviews of Modern Physics, Physical Review Special Topics (Accelerators and Beams, and Physics Education Research), and Physical Review Online Archive (PROLA). Also indexed with free access are Physics and Physical Review Focus, highlighting APS editors’ selections and exceptional research in physics.
 ArchiveGrid
Database of historical documents, personal papers, and family histories held in archives around the world. Find information about the many items in each of these collections, contact archives to arrange a visit to examine materials, and order copies.
 Art Full Text
Provides citations and abstracts (1984 - present) and selected full text (1997 - present) to world-wide literature in areas of advertising art, architecture and architectural history, art history, decorative arts, fashion design, folk art, graphic arts, industrial design, interior design, motion pictures, art, painting, photography, pottery, sculpture, television, video, etc. Periodical coverage includes 480 English and foreign language periodicals (160 in full text). Yearbooks and museum bulletins are also included. Updated daily.
 Art Source
Provides citations and abstracts for nearly 1200 journals (1929 - present) including over 630 full-text journals (1936 - present). Also includes more than 220 full-text books and over 63,000 images. Includes world-wide literature in areas of advertising art, architecture and architectural history, art history, decorative arts, fashion design, folk art, graphic arts, industrial design, interior design, motion pictures, art, painting, photography, pottery, sculpture, television, video, etc. Yearbooks,museum bulletins, and podcasts are also included.
 Article First (OCLC)
Includes bibliographic citations and complete table-of-contents pages from over 12,600 magazines and serials, covering science, technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities and popular culture. Library holdings symbols let users know where find the journals they need. Updated daily.
ARTstor
Provides curated collections of art images and associated data to provide students, faculty, and staff with access to a large and expanding resource of digital images and data for teaching, research, noncommercial scholarly, and non-profit educational use. ARTstor currently contains approximately 500,000 digital images as well as associated catalog data and the tools to make active use of those images.
 ASM Journals
Provides online access to the full text of eleven journals published by the American Society for Microbiology, covering the spectrum of microbiology from molecular and cellular biology to biomedical research and technology. Full text coverage begins in 1916. Archival issues also are available in PubMed Central. The Minireview Collection of all ASM Journals, published in the last 12 months, is available at the ASM Journals home page.
 AtoZdatabases (Business & Marketing)
Provides information, including addresses, phone numbers, sales volume, credit rating, SIC codes and more, for 30 million businesses. Also includes 220 million residents. Updated biweekly.
 
A single cross-searchable platform for an integrated online repository of Alexander Street video titles including VAST: Academic Video Online (a large, multidisciplinary video product with nearly 17,000 videos and continuing to grow), along with individual discipline collections in counseling & therapy and education. Most of the videos are fully transcribed in addition to being indexed for subjects, people, places, release date, language, publisher, and video type.
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  Bibliography of Native North Americans
Bibliography of Native North Americans (BNNA) is a bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy. BNNA contains more than 80,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present.
 Bilstein Abstracts
Available through ChemWeb. Users can access titles, abstracts and citations from the top journals in organic and related chemistry, published from 1980 to the present.
 Biodiversity and Biological Collections Web Server
Information of interest to systematists and other biologists who study biodiversity and the environment. These pages include information about specimens in biological collections, taxonomic authority files, directories of biologists, reports by various standards bodies, access to on-line journals, and an extensive list of links to other Web sites.
 Biographies of Women Mathematicians.
Using either a chronological or an alphabetical index, one can explore the biographies of women mathematicians, which include an explanation of their mathematical accomplishments, photographs, selected references, and links to other Web sites related either to a particular woman mathematician or her area of study in mathematics.
 Biography & Genealogy Master Index
Indexes more than 12.7 million biographical sketches in over 2,700 volumes and editions of current and retrospective references and editions of current and retrospective reference books, covering both contemporary and historical figures throughout the world. Updated twice a year.
 BioJobs
Links to a list of biology job sites compiled by the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology of Harvard University.
Biological Abstracts
Indexes approximately 5,000 periodicals in theoretical and applied biology with international coverage. Abstracts arranged by subject headings. Includes author, organism/taxonomic name, and subject/specific word indexes.
Biological Abstracts (EBSCO) (1969 - present)
Covers life science and biomedical research literature from as far back as 1969 from more than 4,000 international journals. Most of the records include informative abstracts written by the author. Includes links to full text for more than 460 journals.
Biological & Agricultural Index (1982 - Present)
Provides citations, abstracts, and selected full text and images for articles from more than 290 English-language periodicals published in the United States and elsewhere. Periodical coverage includes a wide range of scientific journals, from popular to professional, that pertain to biology and agriculture. About 45 percent of the focus is on agriculture. Updated monthly.
BioMed Central
Provides free access to original research articles in over 100 peer-reviewed journals in biology, biochemistry, medicine and related fields.
BioOne (2000 - Present)
Provides integrated access to the fulltext of more than 80 peer-reviewed journals and bulletins published by the American Institute of Biological Sciences member societies and other closely related organizations in the areas of biological, ecological, and environmental sciences. Includes all corresponding tables, graphics, and illustrations. Updated constantly.
BioOne Abstracts & Indexes
An indexed and fully-searchable collection of abstracts that link to the fulltext articles available from the BioOne organization. BioOne provides a unique aggregation of over 65 high-impact bioscience research journals from more than 50 publishers. Additional publishers and journals will be added over time, and the aggregation will ultimately encompass over 200 bioscience titles. Updated monthly.
BIOSCI
Bionet USENET newsgroups and associated mailing lists.
Book Review Digest Plus
Brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources. Many of the reviews are serious, academic works.
Books 24x7
Contains full text of professional books and streaming videos. Subjects include business, finance, accounting, marketing, computer science, hardware, web development, software engineering, and more. Updated weekly.
Books in Print
Has complete bibliographic information on over 7.5 million in-print, out-of-print, and forthcoming book, e-book, audio, and video titles. It features over 887,000 tables of contents, 3.1 million annotations, and over 1.2 million reviews of titles by more than 425,000 publishers, as well as extensive cover images and author biographies..
Braunswald Atlas of Heart Diseases
This site is the online version of a classic cardiology textbook. It includes sections on hypertension, heart failure, chronic ischaemic heart disease, acute myocardial infarction and atherosclerosis.
Britannica
Consists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of articles and references from Britannica's latest article database, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, and the Britannica Book of the Year. It also includes thousands of illustrations, biographies, and links to other World Wide Web sites.
Business Abstracts with Full Text
Provides full text of articles from over 400 leading business magazines and trade and research journals as far back as 1995, as well as abstracting and indexing of more than 800 publications as far back as 1982. Updated daily.
Business Insights: Global
Includes case studies, statistical data sources, news articles, academic journals and topical reference materials organized by country, company and industry
Business Source Complete
This full text database is designed to help people find information on all aspects of the business world. Full text is offered for over 3,160 scholarly business journals covering management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and much more. Titles ranging from Business Week, Forbes, Fortune and American Banker to journals such as Harvard Business Review, Journal of Management, and Academy of Management Review are included, along with abstracts and indexing for over 4,000 periodicals, some beginning as early as 1886. Content also includes a variety of industry reports, country reports, Datamonitor Company Profile reports for the world's largest 10,000 companies, book chapters, profiles of the 25,000 most cited authors in the database, and more.
 
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Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities
Provide current information on the addresses, phone, fax, e-mail and websites for a large number of journals. Also provide information on publication guidelines, review information and circulation data.
CAM on PubMed
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) partnered to provide CAM on PubMed -- a subset of PubMed -- to provide free, Web-based, access to journal citations related to complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).
CAMIO (Catalog of Art Museum Images Online)
Image collection of works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums. CAMIO highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covering the complete range of expressive forms.
Canadian Patents Database
A database to search, retrieve and study more than 1,300,000 patent documents over 75 years.
Catalog of the Scientific Community in the 16th and 17th Centuries
A collection of 631 detailed biographies on members of the scientific community during the 16th and 17th centuries, with vital facts about each individual and their contributions to science. One hundred sixty-four entries in the database claim mathematics as their primary scientific discipline.
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (1994 - Present)
Through GPO Access, offers free public online access to records of U. S. government publications, with links to depository libraries holdings information. Updated daily.
Cell & Molecular Biology Online
A well-organized list of Web resources for cell and molecular biologists. For each resource, a brief description is provided.
Checkpoint (Tax and Accounting)
A tax and accounting research tool that includes resources such as the Federal Tax Coordinator and U.S. Tax Reporter; AICPA Professional Standards, Technical Practice Aids, Audit and Accounting Guides; PPC Tax Deskbooks; BNA Daily Tax Report®, West Employee Benefits Cases and more. Created by RIA, which was formed with the joining of Research Institute of America, Computer Language Research (CLR) and Warren, Gorham & Lamont (WG&L). On-campus access only.
ChemBank
Is a freely available collection of data about small molecules and resources for studying their properties, especially their effects on biology. ChemBank is developed by the informatics group at the Institute for Chemistry and Cell Biology at Harvard Medical School.
ChemFinder
Gather and index chemical information on the Web in a systematic fashion. Basic chemical data and structures are displayed, along with links to further information found in supplier catalogs, MSDS, regulatory databases, etc.
Chemical Abstracts
Includes scientific papers, articles and patent literature with information of interest to chemistry and chemical engineering. Semi-annual cumulations of author, patent, chemical substance, formula, and general subject indexes. Not currently received. Library has vol. 1 – 103, 1907 –1985. See STN Easy for online version.
ChemIDplus
Provides access to structure and nomenclature authority files used for the identification of chemical substances cited in National Library of Medicine (NLM) databases. Structure display requires the Chime plugin. (National Library of Medicine).
Chemistry Patent Watch
Reviews and analyzes recent chemical patents.
Chemistry Preprint Archive
Available through ChemWeb and modeled after the Los Alamos preprint server, this is a permanent Web archive & distribution site for chemistry articles that were submitted through May 24, 2004.
Chicago Manual of Style Online
Online version of the Chicago Manual of Style gives information about creating citations for sources used in your papers, along with other writing recommendations.
CHID (Combined Health Information Database) Online
CHID is a bibliographic database produced by health-related agencies of the Federal Government. This database provides titles, abstracts, and availability information for health information and health education resources. CHID lists a wealth of health promotion and education materials and program descriptions that are not indexed elsewhere.
Children's Core Collection (formerly Children's Catalog)
Is a selective annotated list of fiction and nonfiction books and magazines for children from preschool through sixth grade, along with review sources and other professional aids for children's librarians and school media specialists. Nonfiction works are classified by subject according to the Dewey Decimal Classification. Works of fiction, story collections, and picture books are designated Fic, S C, and E. 1996 - present.
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
The Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD) is an acquisition, research, and reference service that offers more than 1,200,000 MARC records and more than 200,000 reviews of children's books--all full text searchable from 33 review sources.
Children's Literature Review
This illustrated series covers more than 600 writers and illustrators for children and young adults. Typical entries consist of a listing of major works and awards and criticism from significant reviews and commentaries on the author's or artist's works. Includes cumulative author name and nationality indexes as well as a volume-specific title index.
Chronicle of Higher Education
Includes daily updates of the latest news and information in academe. Monday-morning postings of the full text of the current issue. Searchable access to The Chronicle's archive including all back issues since September 1989, and all daily updates since September 1998. Access to all the data from the annual Almanac issue, as well as special reports on endowments, admissions, salaries, technology, and other subjects. Also includes access to The Chronicle Review weekly magazine of essays and commentary.
CiteSeer
Captures full-text computer science articles, papers, and technical reports freely available on the web. Search the full-text documents or their citations.
CODATA Fundamental Physical Constants (1998)
This list, provided by the National Institute for Science and Technology (NIST) gives values for about 100 of the major physical constants.
Collection of Computer Science Bibliographies
A collection of bibliographies of scientific literature in computer science updated weekly from their original locations. Contains references to journal articles, conference papers and technical reports, some of which have abstracts and crossreferences to citing or cited publications. Selected references contain URLs to an online version of the paper.
Collegesource (College Catalogs)
Allows access to over 15,000 cover-to-cover fulltext college catalogs in the United States. Updated annually.
Combined Membership List (AMS, MAA, SIAM and AMATYC)
The Combined Membership List (CML) includes the names and addresses of all persons who were members of the American Mathematical Society (AMS), Mathematical Association of America (MAA), Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), or American Mathematical Association of Two-Year Colleges (AMATYC) as of the last update. The CML is updated weekly.
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Incorporates CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals to create a research and reference resource of cover-to-cover ("core") indexing and abstracts for over 300 journals, and selected ("priority") coverage of over 100 more, for a combined coverage of over 400 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for nearly 200 journals. Many major journals have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable citations from their first issues to the present (dating as far back as 1915). CMMC contains a sophisticated controlled vocabulary and comprehensive reference browsing (i.e. searchable citations for all peer-reviewed journals covered as "core").
Computer Source: Consumer Edition
Latest information on trends in high technology. Includes valuable information on such topics as computers, telecommunications, the Internet, and electronics. Over 120 full text articles, abstract and indexing for over 150 titles. Kept up to date with the latest in technology trends.
Congressional Record (1995 - Present)
Is the official fulltext record of proceedings and debates of the U.S. Congress, with field and section searching capability. Updated daily when Congress is in session.
Congressional Record Index (1983 - Present)
Indexes the daily issues of the Congressional Record. Updated daily when Congress is in session.
Consumer Health Complete
is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. This full text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.
Contemporary Authors
Covers more than 100,000 current writers in a wide range of media. Also includes those who were active prior to 1960 and whose works continue to influence contemporary literature. Updated quarterly.
Contemporary Literary Criticism Select
Presents significant published criticism on the works of selected novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, and other creative writers now living or who died after December 31, 1959. Updated quarterly.
Cornell Theory Center Math and Science Gateway
This Gateway provides links to resources in mathematics and science for educators and students in grades 9-12.
Counseling and Paychotherapy Transcripts, Client Narratives, and Reference Works
Contains more than 2,000 transcripts of actual therapy sessions, 44,000 pages of client narratives and 25,000 pages of major reference works. There are diaries, letters, autobiographies, oral histories, and personal memoirs along with the full text of therapy and counseling sessions themselves. All accounts are non-fiction, delivered in the first person and, where possible, contemporaneous.
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
The classic first-stop resource for chemical and physical data.
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text 
Includes full text for more than 200 magazines and journals(including over 180 peer-reviewed journals), and a selection of books and monographs. Subject areas covered include: criminology; criminal justice; criminal law and procedure; corrections and prisons; police and policing; criminal investigation; forensic sciences and investigation; history of crime; substance abuse and addiction; probation and parole.
Criminology: SAGE Journals
Includes the full-text of 21 journals published by SAGE and participating societies, some journals going back 23 years, encompassing over 5,000 articles. It covers such subjects as Criminal Justice, Juvenile Delinquency, Juvenile Justice, Corrections, Penology, Policing, Forensic Psychology, and Family and Domestic Violence.
 
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Database of Award-Winning Children's Literature
Indexes over 100 children's and young adult literature awards. Created by Lisa R. Bartle, M.L.I.S.
Dave's Math Tables
Collection of math tables on formulas, theorems, and proofs. Covers algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus.
Dictionary of Literary Biography
Outlines the lives and careers of authors from all eras and summarizes the critical responses to their work. Updated quarterly.
Digital Microfilm
Retrieve, view, print and email specially digitized images from ProQuest microfilm
Discovery Texas
searches through the catalogs of 76 public libraries, 52 academic libraries, 4 unique libraries, and 17 TexShare commercial databases. The Library of Texas groups these information resources together by subject and region. Users have the option to create and save their own groups of favorite resources for searching. Many search results from the TexShare databases will include the full text from the original article,
Dissertations & Theses (1861 - Present)
With more than 2 million entries, this is the authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses. Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350- word abstracts written by the author. Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. Titles available as native or image PDF formats include free twenty-four page previews. UMI offers over 1.8 million titles for purchase in microform, paper or electronic formats. Updated monthly.
Dissertations & Theses @ UHCL (1995 - Present)
Master's theses written by UH - Clear Lake students published from 1995 forward. Full text available in PDF format.
 
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The Early Republic
Contains 17 volumes of primary material documenting the actions, debates, and thoughts of the First Federal Congress and its members. Comprising 17,000 annotated pages and 250 images.
Ebook Collection (EBSCOhost)
Consists of thousands of scholarly, reference, and professional eBooks from the world's leading university presses and commercial publishers. Can be searched, viewed and checked out online.
Ebrary
Ebrary Academic Complete includes over 19,000 electronic books and maps of academic interest. Covers such topics as business, economics, computers, humanities, life & physical sciences, social & behavioral sciences, and technology.
EBSCO Databases
A collection of databases from EBSCO Industries, Inc. See Choose Databases link on Academic Search Complete’s opening screen for other selections.
EconLit with Full Text
A comprehensive index of journal articles, books, book reviews, collective volume articles, working papers and dissertations that covers over 120 years of economics literature from around the world. Contains full text for nearly 600 journals, including the American Economic Association journals with no embargo.
Economia y Negocios
Economía y Negocios is the result of a collaborative effort between EBSCO Publishing and ESAN (Escuela de Administración de Negocios para Graduados). This continuously updated bibliographic database is an indispensable tool for research conducted in the areas of business and economics.
EdITLib (Education & Information Technology Library)
Sponsored by the Association for the Advancement of Computing in Education (AACE), provides indexing, abstracts, and full text for peer-reviewed and published international journal articles and proceedings papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of Educational Technology and E-Learning.
Education Full Text (1983 - present)
Provides citations, abstracts (1994 -present ) and selected fulltext (1996 -present ) for more than 500 English-language periodicals (200 in fulltext) and yearbooks. English-language books relating to education published in 1995 or later are also indexed. Updated monthly.
Education in Video
An international collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Includes hundreds of in-classroom videos on key teaching topics and themes. Many of the videos in this collection include supplementary materials to aid in their use in classroom discussions and assignments. These materials are available as downloadable pdf files.
Education Research Complete
Covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues.
Education: SAGE Journals
Includes the full text of 27 journals published by SAGE and participating societies, some journals going back 40 years, and encompasses over 8,000 articles. It covers such subjects as Adult and Continuing Education, Assessment, Multilingual Education, Content Areas, Curriculum, Early Childhood Education, Educational Administration, Educational Policy, Educational Psychology, Elementary and Primary Education, Family and Community, High School and Secondary Education, Higher Education, International Education, Leadership, Measurement and Testing, Middle School Education, Multicultural Education and Diversity, Philosophy of Education, Professional Development, Research Methods and Evaluation, School Counseling, School Finance and Budgeting, School Funding, School Health, School Law, School Reform, Special Education and Gifted Education, Standards, Teaching and Instruction, Teaching Methods, Technology, Theory of Education, and Vocational Education. Updated monthly.
Education Source
Offers the world’s largest and most complete collection of full text education journals. Includes full text for more than 1,700 journals, 550 books and monographs, conference papers, and citations for over 4 million articles including book reviews. Coverage spans all levels of education from early childhood to higher education and also includes educational specialties such as multilingual education, health education and testing.
Educational Administration Abstracts
includes bibliographic records covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. The index contains 60,000 records, which are carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline. such as: Educational Administration Quarterly, Review of Higher Education, Journal of Educational Administration, etc. EBSCO has digitized the full archive of this index, bringing coverage back to 1966.
efunda (Engineering Fundamentals)
A subscription website for the engineering community, containing concise and reliable information to meet the majority of their daily reference needs. Provides precise information on materials, formulas, processes and more. There are online tools for engineering design, solid mechanics, mathematics, etc., as well as a forum where you can interact with others in the field.
Eisenhower Papers
The 21-volume Papers of Dwight David Eisenhower contain significant letters, memoranda, cables, and directives written or dictated by Eisenhower from the years prior to World War II through the full term of his presidency. Includes documents—many of them previously classified—from private collections and public archives in the U.S. and U.K., as well as papers from the Eisenhower Presidential Library.
Electronic Collections Online (OCLC)
Article citations from the over 3,300 electronic journals featured in this database. Updated daily.
Electronic Journals Library (University Library of Regensburg)
The Elektronische Zeitschriftenbibliothek EZB (Electronic Journals Library) offers an effective use of both scientific and academic journals publishing full text articles on the Internet. This service has been developed at the Universitätsbibliothek Regensburg (University Library of Regensburg) in cooperation with the Universitätsbibliothek der Technischen Universität München (University Library of the Technical University of Munich). At the moment, it contains 19191 titles, among them 2170 online-only journals, covering all subjects. 7163 journals can be read free-of-charge.
The Electronic Library of Mathematics
The Electronic Library of Mathematics is provided by European Mathematics Information Service (EMIS) with the support from the European Mathematical Society. It contains online journals, article collections, monographs, and other electronic resources in the field of mathematics. All material is in electronic form and access is generally free, except for some periodicals with a "moving wall", i.e., a certain delay period after which resources become freely available.
eLibrary Curriculum
Designed specifically for K-12 schools and libraries. Students find the answers they need from more than 2,000 full-text magazines, newspapers, reference books, and transcripts-plus thousands of pictures, maps, educator-approved websites from Homework Central®, plus audio/video content.
Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies
A collection of peer-reviewed case studies from 2011 - 2012 giving you access to research that refers to real life business situations, focusing on putting theory into practice by analyzing business perspectives from authors within the fastest growing markets in the world. The fulltext of the cases is available, as well as Teaching Notes for faculty.
Encyclopedia of Animals
A database with over 2,200 entries about mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and dinosaurs. Ideal for junior and high school students.
Endangered Species (EE-Link)
EE-Link is a comprehensive website for exploring environmental education on the Internet.
Entrez Global Query
Developed by National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), Entrez Global Query allows searching across multiple Entrez databases from the National Library of Medicine.
Environment Abstracts(1975 - Present)
Contains bibliographic records and abstracts for published articles, papers, or reports containing critical, current information on all aspects of the impact of humankind and technology on the environment. Fulltext of selected documents (1980 -present) are also available in UHCL Envirofiche Collection (microfiche area GF1 .E55). Updated bi-weekly.
ERIC, EBSCO (TexShare) and CSA, (1966 - Present)
The Education Resources Information Center, provides more than 1 million abstracts of documents (some available in fulltext) and journal articles (some available in fulltext in the EBSCO version) on education research and practice. Printed media, Resources in Education (RIE) and Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE) are located on Index Ref tables 8 and 9, with fulltext of most ERIC documents in microfiche area at call number L111 .A4 E7. Updated monthly.
ERIC (U.S. Dept. of Education) (1966 - Present)
The federal government's official public access version of the ERIC database.
Essay & General Literature Index
Cites records contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada. More than 320 single and multi-authored volumes are indexed annually with more than 20 selected annuals and serial publications.
ETS Test Link (Educational Testing Service)
Describes more than 20,000 tests and assessment instruments from the early 1900’s to present. Find full text for over 1,000 of the noncommercial tests in Neumann Library's Tests in Microfiche collection (1975 to present; call number LB3051 .T45 Microfiche Area). Tests that are available in microfiche will have a "TIM" test acronym code in ETS Test Link records.
 European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
Index to European works that relate to the Americas created “European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750". The database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.
European Patent Office
Site for searching patents and applications from these countries: EP, WIPO/PCT, US, GB, FR, DE, JP, and over 70 countries. Provides free PDF of available documents.
 
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Federal Register (1995 - Present)
Is the official free public access site for fulltext Federal Register. Updated daily.
FedFlix
Searchable database of movies of the United States Government, from training films to history, from our national parks to the U.S. Fire Academy and the Postal Inspectors. A joint venture between the National Technical Information Service and Public.Resource.Org. All films are available for reuse without any restrictions.
Films on Demand (Digital Educational Video Collection)
A digital video delivery service for viewing selected educational titles from Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware. There is no limit to the number of simultaneous users of these online films, and all public performance rights are included.
FindArticles (1998 - Present )
Provides citations, abstracts, and fulltext articles for over 300 magazines and journals on topics such as business, health, society, entertainment, sports, etc. Updated constantly.
FreeBooks4Doctors
Funded by Amedeo, this site provides free online access to over 600 medical books.
Free Medical Journals Online
Contains links to a list of over 1300 free online high impact bio-medical journals. Some availability is delayed from one to six months.
Front for the Mathematics ArXive
The Front for the Mathematics ArXiv automatically retrieves the abstracts of new and revised articles in the mathematics e-print arXiv from Los Alamos and offers them for searching and browsing. The arXiv currently has over 16,000 articles in mathematics. Other subjects covered by the arXiv are physics, nonlinear sciences, and computer science.
Fuente Academica
is a unique collection of scholarly academic journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This database provides full text coverage (including PDF) for nearly 200 scholarly Spanish language journals. Content is provided in Spanish from respected publishers worldwide.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Meets the needs of elementary, middle, and high school students. Over 25,000 annually updated segments of the encyclopedia are included in this database.
 
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Gale Literary Databases
Provides combined access to Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and Dictionary of Literary Biography.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.Covered subjects include arts, biography, business, education, history, social science and more.
Gartner
The world's leading provider of research and analysis about the global information technology industry provides detailed and relevant product information, evaluations, recommendations, and measurement services on a wide range of technology issues and trends. Includes IT glossary.
Gateway to Educational Materials (GEM)
Provides access to lesson plans (including those on the former AskERIC website), activities, study guides, and educational materials found on government, university, non-profit, and commercial websites. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education.
GenBank
A public database of all known nucleotide and protein sequences with supporting bibliographic and biological annotation, built and distributed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI).
General Science Full Text
Provides selected full text and full image of articles in popular science magazines, professional journals, and the New York Times Science Section (published weekly on Tuesday). Indexing coverage begins in 1979 with abstracts beginning in March 1993. Full text coverage begins in 1994. Updated daily.
German Patent Office
German PTO site to search US-1973+, EP-1978+, WO-1978+, DE-1973+, DD- 1973+, AT-1973+, CH-1973+, FR-1973+, GB-1973+, JP-1973+, Patents and Applications all in one site and then link to the full text patent when available. PDF fulltext must be downloaded one page at a time.
GPO Monthly Catalog (OCLC)
Covers all types of U.S. government documents, including congressional reports, hearings, debates, judiciary materials and much more. Also included are documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.). A bibliographic citation is included on each record. Updated monthly.
Grantsnet
(require free registration) Funding opportunities for training in the Biological and Medical Sciences. Geared to scientists-in-training, GrantsNet provides tips from grant reviewers, analysis of funding and research trends, profiles of successful grant seekers, an alphabetized directory of funding sources, and monthly news highlighting brand new awards. Grant seekers can also post questions to the GrantDoctor and participate in online forums hosted by GrantsNet's sister site, SCIENCE’s Next Wave.
GrayLit: a Science Portal of Technical Reports
Makes the gray literature of U.S. Federal Agencies easily accessible over the Internet. Federal Agencies participating in this project are , DOE, EPA, and NASA.
GreenFILE
Indexes all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Limited full text.
 
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Hazardous Chemicals Database
This database, created at the University of Akron, allows user to retrieve information for any of over 1300 hazardous chemicals based on a keyword search. Potential keywords include names, formula and registry numbers (CAS, DOT, RTECS and EPA).
Hazardous Substances Data Bank
Developed by the National Library of Medicine, this data bank reviews the environmental and health aspects of over 4,500 chemicals with full literature reference.
Health Reference Center Academic, TexShare (1980 - present) Provides citations, abstracts, and selected fulltext and full image articles for an integrated collection of 1,500 general interest health and fitness magazines, 200 fulltext medical and professional periodicals, 8 reference books, 700 fulltext pamphlets, and 2,500 fulltext topical reviews.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Authoritative information on health related matters. Find information on remedies, nutritional guidelines, and treatments. Search for information on health topics such as food, childcare, general health, and sports medicine. The database includes searchable full text for more than 150 popular health magazines including Better Nutrition, Consumer Reports on Health, Harvard Health Letter, Men¹s Health, Prevention, Women¹s Health Weekly and many others. Also included are indexing and abstracts for over 170 general health journals, 20 reference books, and thousands of essays covering eight major health related subjects, Stedman¹s Medical Dictionary, and much more.
Health Source: Nursing / Academic Edition
Provides more than 400 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines, with particular emphasis on nursing and allied health professions. Full text is included from such journals as Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Journal of Community Health Nursing, Journal of Holistic Nursing, Nursing Forum, and many others. Also included is searchable text for over 450 journals, indexing and abstracts for over 500 journals, and the reference volumes USP Pharmacopoeia DI: Volume II Advice for the Lay Patient, and Stedman¹s Medical Dictionary.
Henry Stewart Talks: The Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection
This collection of specially prepared animated audio visual presentations with synchronized narration is regularly updated and growing with over 1,500 talks
HeritageQuest Online
With over 25,000 books, the entire US Census, and other expanding collections, HeritageQuest Online gives any library the chance to tap in to one of the largest collections of genealogy material in the country. It includes ProQuest's Genealogy & Local History Collection of 25,000+ family and local history books, and the complete U.S. Federal Census, 1790-1930 including page images and corresponding indexes.
HighWire Press
Partners with scholarly societies, university presses and publishers to host the largest repository of free full-text life science articles in the world, with more than 600,000 free, full-text articles online.
Historical Abstracts with Full Text
Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present. Includes world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and much more. Provides indexing of historical articles from more than 1,800 journals in over 40 languages back to 1955, as well as access to the full text of more than 349 journals and more than 120 books.
Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center
Offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast. Full text is provided from leading hobby and craft magazines, including Bead & Button, Creative Knitting, FineScale Modeler, Quilter's World and many more.
Home Improvement Reference Center
Assists homeowners in do-it-yourself home repair, maintenance, and remodeling projects. Step-by-step instructions for thousands of projects in the areas of plumbing, outdoor, woodworking, electrical, and decorating are provided in high-quality PDF files. Additionally, thousands of articles from magazines and reference books provide tips and suggestions to supplement the step-by-step project instructions.
Hoovers
Provides company profiles, corporate directory (searchable by company name, industry, ticker symbol, sales, location), market quotes, and business news. Includes Hoover's company profile database. Also provides links to over 5000 company Web sites.
Houston Chronicle (1985 - Present)
Allows fulltext access to news articles and informative features published in the Houston Chronicle. Included also are searchable archives of articles published in the Houston Post between 1985 and 1995, recipe information, and Chronicle's neighborhood newspaper, This Week. Updated daily.
Humanities Full Text (1984 - Present)
Provides citations (1984 - present) for more than 600 English-language periodicals (400 peer-reviewd), as well as selected full text (1995 - present) for 250 journals, in the fields of archaeology and classical studies, art and photography, folklore and history, journalism and communications, language and literature, literary and political criticism, music and performing arts, philosophy, and religion and theology. Updated monthly.
Humanities Source (1907 - Present)
Provides citations (1907 - present) and selected full text (1942 - present) for over 1450 journals, in the fields of archaeology and classical studies, art and photography, folklore and history, journalism and communications, language and literature, literary and political criticism, music and performing arts, philosophy, religion and theology, and more.
 
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IEEE Xplore Digital Library
Provides full-text access to the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) journals, magazines, transactions and conference proceedings as well as active IEEE standards. Has complete backfile to 1988, plus select content back to 1950. Updated weekly.
Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Coverage, extending back to the mid 1960s, includes classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry, scholarly communication, electronic publishing, and more. ISTA indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, conference proceedings, and patents.
InfoTrac Newsstand, TexShare (Jan 1980 - present)
A fulltext database with most coverage dating from 1980. Among the domestic and international papers included are Atlanta Journal Constitution, Austin American Statesman, Christian Science Monitor, Financial Times, The Guardian (London, England), Houston Chronicle, International Herald Tribune, New York Times (most recent 365 days), Times (London, England), and Washington Times, as well as Knight Ridder/Tribune general and business news services. Updated daily.
Ingenta (Article Index / Delivery Service) (1988 - Present)
Provides citations and some abstracts for over 24,000 multidisciplinary journals. Fulltext access and document delivery are available for a fee. Updated daily.
INSPEC (1969 - present)
Created by the IEE (Institution of Electrical Engineers), this database provides abstracts and indexing to the world's scientific and technical papers in physics, electrical engineering, electronics, communications, control engineering, computing, information technology, manufacturing, production, and mechanical engineering. Containing over 8 million records, Inspec provides coverage from over 3,400 journals, 2,000 conference proceedings as well as numerous books, dissertations and reports. In addition to the core subject areas, Inspec also provides coverage in related disciplines such as materials science, oceanography, nuclear engineering, geophysics, biomedical engineering and many more. EBSCO's version includes access to full text for 739 journals indexed in Inspec. Updated weekly.
Intellectual Property Network (Delphion)
Select basic registration to search the bibliographic and claims portions of U.S. patents beginning with 1974 to the present. This service recently added European Patent Office and World Intellectual Property Office (WIPO) text and images. The patent images, including figures, can be viewed for free, but are not presented in an easily printable or readable form.
Internet and Personal Computing Abstracts
Provides abstracts and indexing that extends back to the 1980s for literature related to personal computing products and developments in business, the Internet, the home, and all other applied areas. Over 400 trade publications, mainstream computer magazines, and professional journals are covered, including those that focus on specific topics such as Macintosh and Windows platforms, programming, web development and more. Special emphasis is also given to hardware and software reviews.
Internet Collegiate Reference Collection (ICRC Biology)
Contains the following free reference sources on the World Wide Web: Biodiversity Glossary of Terms, Biology Dictionary, Foundations of Classical Genetics, Genetics in Context, Glossary of Genetic Terms, Highwire Press Index, Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS), Kimball's Biology Pages, and Species Information from U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service.
Internet Collegiate Reference Collection (ICRC Botany)
covers Field Guides: Trees, Field Guides: Wildflowers, National Directory: Recommended Native Plant Species, Plant Fact Sheets, Plants Database, Tree Fact Sheets, and TreeGuide.
Internet Collegiate Reference Collection (ICRC Human Anatomy, Microbiology, Physiology)
Contains links to American Society for Microbiology Journals Search, Atlas of the Human Body, Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body, Milestones in Neuroscience Research, Pharma Nord Research Manual and Whole Brain Atlas.
Internet Collegiate Reference Collection (ICRC Zoology)
Contains links to Amphibians, Amphibian Species of the World, Animal Info - Information on Rare, Threatened and Endangered Mammals, Birds, bugbios, Butterflies and Moths of North America, Checklist of Amphibian Species and Identification Guide, EMBL Reptile Database, Endangered/Extinct [Animals], Amphibians/Reptiles, Field Guides: Birds, Field Guides: Butterflies, Field Guides: Fishes, Field Guides: Insects/Spiders, Field Guides: Mammals, Field Guides: Seashells, Field Guides: Seashore Creatures, Fish, Guide to the Animal Kingdom for Students and Educators, Invertebrates, Mammals, Nomenclatural Glossary for Zoology, PrimateLit, and Reptiles.
IOPscience (Institute of Physics)
Provides fulltext access to Institute of Physics journals to which the Neumann Library is currently subscribed, as well as access to the Tables of Contents for titles not currently subscribed. Includes the archives (1874 - 1994) for over 50 selected titles, and the latest 2 years for 27 titles. See Journal subscriptions at your site for our subscribed titles list.
ISI Highly Cited
Using data from Institute for Scientific Information data, this site identifies the most cited individuals, departments, and laboratories in a given discipline.
IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
The 2000 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species provides taxonomic, conservation status and distribution information on taxa at risk of extinction.
IUPAC Nomenclature of Organic Chemistry
A searchable HTML reproduction of Sections A, B and C of the 1979 IUPAC "Blue Book" (Pergamon, 1979).
 
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Jahrbuch über die Fortschritte der Mathematik(JFM)
Sponsored by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), the JFM Project is a free service for the mathematical community world-wide. Intention of the JFM Project is to create a digital library for classical mathematics in the World Wide Web. It consists of a complete electronic catalogue of the mathematical publications in the time period between 1868 - 1942 (JFM database) and a digital archive storing the most relevant publications from that period. As result of a search the user will get the bibliographic data, and a hypertext link if the document is available in the digital archive or a hypertext link to order the document at the SUB Göttingen.
Job & Career Accelerator
An interest assessment, career exploration, and job search platform helps job seekers explore careers that match their interests and expectations and build a personalized occupation knowledge base.Includes resume builder, over 1,000 occupation profiles including up to date wage and salary data, expected growth, key responsibilities, education requirements, and more. Has an integrated database of over 5 million up-to-date job and internship opportunities, aggregated from leading job boards, classified ads, and other websites allows job seekers to search job openings based on interests and locations.
Journal Citation Reports
Allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals from more than 3,300 publishers in over 60 countries. It is the only source of citation data on journals, and includes virtually all areas of science, technology, and social sciences. Journal Citation Reports can show you the most frequently cited journals in a field, the highest impact journals in a field, and the largest journals in a field. JCR Science Edition contains data from over 5,900 journals in science and technology. JCR Social Sciences Edition contains data from over 1,700 journals in the social sciences.
JSTOR
Provides access to the fulltext of scholarly journal back files, usually from the first issue to 2 - 5 years ago. Coverage includes 117 journal titles in humanities, social sciences, statistics, and mathematics; and 29 titles in ecology and botany. Updated annually.
JSTOR Ecology & Botany Collection
The Ecology & Botany Collection contains 29 titles in two important fields within the life sciences. Topics covered by the ecology journals are wide-ranging, from biodiversity and climate change, to conservation and experimental biology. The botany titles-- including the oldest botanical journal in the Americas--encompass a range of subjects such as plant biology, systematic botany, and taxonomy.
 
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Key Business Ratios (Dun & Bradstreet)
Provides competitive benchmarking data compiled from D&B's database of public and private companies. Choose from a three-year set of 14 key business ratios for over 800 lines of business. Updated twice a year.
 
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Lang’s Handbook of Chemistry
Classic handbook resource for chemical and physical data.
LearningExpress Library
Provides over 800 career practice tests and interactive skillbuilding tutorials. Prepare for professional certification, licensing, and aptitude tests in civil service, law enforcement, firefighting, EMS, military, real estate, and healthcare, among others. Prepare for college and graduate school admissions tests including the SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT. Refresh basic skills in reading, writing, and math.
Legal Collection
This database contains full text for nearly 250 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals. The Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world
LexisNexis Academic
Is a subset of the most popular files in the Lexis-Nexis databases collection. It provides a wide range of (mostly) fulltext news, business, legal and government sources. Also included are reference directories, medical and health resources, and biographical information. Updated constantly.
LISTA (Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts)
Indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
Literary Reference Center
Combines information from thousands of major respected reference works, books, and literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing. Content includes thousands of plot summaries, essays of literary criticism, author biographies, book reviews, classic and contemporary poems, classic and contemporary short stories, and author interviews.
Literature Resource Center
Contains information on both classical and contemporary authors and their works. Obtain biographies of authors, bibliographies of all they have written, critical essays and contextual information. There are more than 285,000 full-text journal articles from more than 133 literary journals, 38,000 critical essays, 4,329 work overviews, plot summaries and explications. Also includes more than 5,000 links to authoritative related Web sites, and more than 122,000 author biographies and 2,500 author portraits. Merriam-Webster's® Encyclopedia of Literature, featuring 10,000 definitions of literary terms can also be found here. Continuously updated.
 
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The MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive.
The Mathematical MacTutor History of Mathematics Archive at the School of Mathematical and Computational Sciences of the University of St. Andrews includes more than 1000 biographies with major mathematicians listed alphabetically and chronologically, an index of topics, and a birthplace map.
Magill's Literary Annual (1977 - 2013)
Critically evaluates 200 major examples of serious literature published during the previous calendar year. Reviews are arranged alphabetically by title. Each one analyzes the focus, intent, and relative success of the author, as well as the makeup and point of view of the work under discussion. Includes a list of "Review Sources" for additional study, and a sidebar offering a brief biography of the author or authors.
MagPortal (1999 - Present)
Provides citations and fulltext articles for over 140 magazines and journals on topics such as business, education, entertainment, health, society, sports, etc. Updated constantly.
MAS Ultra - School Edition
General periodical database that covers general reference, business, consumer health, general health, general science and multi-cultural titles. Indexing and abstracts for the New York Times and 528 other titles. Over 459 titles have PDF and ASCII full text cover-to-cover coverage for issues beginning as early as 1990.
MasterFILE Premier
Designed specifically for the Public Library, MasterFILE Premier offers information on a broad variety of subjects, including general interest, multi-cultural, business, and much more. Searchable full text for over 1,820 journals, including Consumer Reports and Business Week. Also included are searchable full text for nearly 5,000 Magill's Book Reviews, nearly 1,400 journals with images, the Essential Documents in American History database, over 1.7 million company records from Dun & Bradstreet, and much more.
Mathematical Atlas
This is a collection of short articles designed to provide an introduction to the areas of modern mathematics and pointers to further information, as well as answers to some common (or not!) questions. The material is arranged in a hierarchy of disciplines, each with its own index page.
Mathematical Genealogy Project
"The intent of this project is to compile information about ALL the mathematicians of this planet!"
MathSciNet
Provides web access to the Mathematical Reviews Database of bibliographic information and reviews created and maintained by the American Mathematical Society. It continues the tradition and extends the scope of the work begun by the paper publication Mathematical Reviews in 1940. Journals, conference proceedings, and books of mathematics research are covered.
MatWeb
MatWeb's database contains manufacturer-supplied property data on about 24,000 materials, including thermoplastic and thermoset polymers, metals, steel, superalloys, titanium and zinc alloys, ceramics, semiconductors, fibers, and other engineering materials.
MedicLatina
is a Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers. This unique database provides access to full text for nearly 100 peer-reviewed medical journals.
MEDLINE (EBSCO)
Offers users access to information from all journals indexed in the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE file. Gain access to information from such fields as medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system and preclinical sciences. Links to full text of over 350 full text journals. Included are abstracts and indexing for over 3,800 current biomedical journals published in the U.S. and 70 foreign countries, and citations found in Index Medicus, the International Nursing Index and the Index to Dental Literature. Additionally, table of contents information for 2,400 titles (provided by the British Document Supply Centre) and a Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) index with tree numbers, tree hierarchy is also included.
MEDLINE (OCLC)
Offers users access to information from all journals indexed in the National Library of Medicine's MEDLINE file. Gain access to information from such fields as medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system and preclinical sciences. Included are abstracts and indexing for over 3,800 current biomedical journals published in the U.S. and in 70 foreign countries, citations found in Index Medicus, the International Nursing Index and the Index to Dental Literature, additional table of contents information for 2,400 titles, provided by the British Document Supply Centre. Updated daily.
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
Fulltext reviews of commercially available psychological, educational, and business-related tests from the Buros Institute of Mental Measurement’s first Yearbook (1938) to present. Includes Tests in Print directory information (test purpose, publisher, price, intended population, scores, administration times, etc.).
Merck Manuals
Includes free online access to The Merck Manual of Medical Information, 2nd home edition, The Merck Manual of Diagnosis and Therapy (17th edition), The Merck Manual of Geriatrics (3rd edition), and The Merck Veterinary Manual (8th edition). Users can browse or search the contents.
Middle & Junior High Core Collection (formerly Middle & Junior High School Library Catalog)
Selected and recommended by specialists in library service to young people, listed books encompass a wide variety of topics for youth. Contains entries for nonfiction works, fiction and collections for children and adolescents, plus review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists. The Catalog also includes entries for recommended CD-ROMs. Entries provide complete bibliographic data, price, subject headings, a descriptive annotation, and evaluative quotations from a review when available.
Middle Search Plus
Designed to assist middle and junior high school students in learning how to research current events. The database includes searchable full text from over 150 of the most popular K-12 magazines, abstracts and indexing for over 150 titles, searchable full text of the Christian Science Monitor, and tables and graphs converted to ASCII text for a better understanding of the written article. Also included are the reference books Encyclopedia of Animals, Funk and Wagnall¹s New Encyclopedia, the CIA World Fact Book, and Essential Documents in American History.
Military & Government Collection
Provides full text from over 320 military and general interest publications. Designed to bring current news to all branches of the military. This database also offers indexing and abstracts for over 360 magazines. Some titles included are Military Review, Parameters, Army Times, and Defense. This database is updated weekly.
MIT Biology Hypertext Book
A website which contains the basic molecular biology that is the basis of MIT's core Biology course, "Introductory Biology". Covers cell biology, photosynthesis, glycolyiss, genetics, transcription, translation, and immunology.
MLA International Bibliography (1963 - Present)
Contains citations on modern languages and literatures, folklore, and linguistics from over 50,000 books and articles. Updated monthly.
MLA Directory of Periodicals
Contains information on the journals and series on the MLA Bibliography's Master List of Periodicals. Over 7,100 titles are included; of these, over 4,400 are currently indexed. The entries list editorial addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, frequency of publication, descriptions of the periodicals' scopes, circulation figures, subscription prices and addresses, advertising information, and submission guidelines. The directory also provides statistics on how many articles and book reviews the periodicals publish each year, as well as how many are submitted.
Molinspiration Cheminformatics
Allows substructure, similarity and pharmacophore similarity searches on collection of molecules.
 
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National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI)
NCBI is the gateway to PubMed, ENTREZ, Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM), GenBank, and other resources for biotechnology and molecular biology.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database
Provides abstracts (1940- ) and links to selected full text (1995- ) for more than 170,000 publications, including federal, state, and local government reports, books, and journal articles, dealing with "corrections, courts, drugs and crime, law enforcement, juvenile justice, crime statistics, domestic preparedness, and victims of crime."
Natural & Alternative Treatments
The database contains almost two hundred articles on medical conditions, presenting in an evidence-based manner the alternative medicine therapies proposed for use in their treatment. It also contains detailed, evidence-based information on herbs and supplements, functional foods, and other alternative therapies such as acupuncture and homeopathy. The evidence-based content has been developed and reviewed by a team of physicians and pharmacologists with the goal of providing consumers with reliable information.
Neurosciences on the Internet
contains a searchable and browsable index of neuroscience resources available on the World Wide Web and other parts of the Internet (including e-mail lists, ftp sites, and some gopher and telnet resources). Neurobiology, neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry, psychology, cognitive science sites and information on human neurological diseases are covered.
New York Times (1851-2008) (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
Provides fulltext access to the New York Times from 1851 through 2008. Coverage includes all pages in each issue. Find news, editorials, letters to the editor, obituaries, and birth and marriage announcements, as well as historical photos, stock photos, and advertisements.
Newspaper Source
Cover-to-cover coverage of the Christian Science Monitor from 1995 to the present and the Los Angeles Times from 2000 to the present. Get the latest late-breaking news from around the world with daily updates from 6 newspaper wire services, as well as coverage of national and international newspaper titles.
NIST Chemistry WebBook
Contains IR spectra for over 5000 compounds, mass spectra for over 10,000 compounds, electronic / vibrational spectra for over 2000 compounds, constants of diatomic molecules (spectroscopic data) for over 600 compounds, Ion energetics data for over 14,000 compounds, and thermophysical property data for 16 fluids.
NIST Physical Reference Data
Contains physical constants, atomic and molecular spectroscopic data, ionization data, x-ray and gamma-ray data, nuclear physics data, and condensed matter data, etc. There is also an index to these databases based on chemical element.
NIST Scientific and Technical Databases
Contains links to assorted NIST online reference databases in the chemical sciences, including NIST Chemistry WebBook and Chemical Kinetics database.
NLM Gateway (National Library of Medicine)
Cites and searches a wide variety of biomedical and health science resources through the following collections: MEDLINE/PubMed (journals, 1966 - ), OLDMEDLINE (journals, 1958 - 1965), LOCATORplus (books, serials, AV), MEDLINEplus (health topics information), and DIRLINE (health organization directory). Also include AIDS Meetings, HSR Meetings (meeting abstracts on AIDS, HIV, and health services research), and HSRProj (in progress health services projects).
NoveList
Readers' advisory service that provides access to information on 155,000 fiction titles. Includes Recommended Reads reading lists for adults, teens and kids covering both fiction genres and topics; Book Discussion Guides including questions and answers and suggestions for further reading; searchable Award Lists; Feature Articles, BookTalks and Curricular Connection articles on a wide variety of genres, topics and reading levels; and more.
NTIS (National Technical Information Service)
Contains references to 370,000 technical publications, datafiles, CD-ROMs, and audiovisual materials added to the NTIS collection within the last ten years. Covers U.S. and worldwide scientific, technical, engineering, and business-related information. Documents and products can be ordered online for a fee.
 
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OmniFile Full Text Mega
Provides the complete content from six of Wilson's full-text databases: Education Full Text, General Science Full Text, Humanities Full Text, Readers' Guide Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text, and Wilson Business Full Text. Full-text articles fom five additional periodical databases are also included when available: Applied Science & Technology Full Text, Art Full Text, Biological & Agricultural Index, Index to Legal Periodicals & Books, and Library Literature & Information Science Full Text. Indexing begins in 1982, abstracts in 1984, and full-text coverage in 1994. Each database has its own start dates for indexing, abstracting, and full text; start dates for full-text rights to individual journals vary within a database. Full text of articles from over 1,750 publications. Article abstracts and indexing from over 3,500 publications. Updated daily.
Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man
A catalog of human genes and genetic disorders, OMIM focuses primarily on inherited, or heritable, genetic diseases. This is a computerized database version of Dr. Victor A. McKusick’s book Mandelian Inheritance in Man, provided through provided through the National Center for Biotechnology Information. Updated daily.
Open Directory: Biology
The Open Directory Project, one of the largest, most comprehensive human-edited directory of the Web, is constructed and maintained by a vast, global community of volunteer editors.
Organic Compounds Database
This database, compiled at Virginia Tech and made available by Colby College, provides physical data on a large number of organic compounds, including molecular weight, melting point, boiling point, index of refraction and UV absorption peaks.
Organic Syntheses Online
Presents detailed experimental methods in a standard format for the synthesis of organic compounds. Requires ChemDraw 6.0.x plugin.
Oxford African American Studies Center
With its focus on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture, Oxford's AASC core collection includes such reference works as Africana, Encyclopedia of African American History 1619-1895, Black Women in America, 2nd Edition, and African American National Biography. Selected areticles from other major reference sources are also included. Has images, primary sources, maps, charts, and tables.
Oxford English Dictionary
The accepted authority on the evolution of the English language. A guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through quotations from a wide range of international English language sources.
 
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Papers First (OCLC)
Access to papers published for conferences worldwide. Covers every congress, symposium, exposition, workshop and meeting added to The British Library Document Supply Centre since October 1993. Updated 24 times per year.
Penn State Mathematics Information Server
Provides an extensive list of mathematics servers around the world, electronic journals, and sources for preprints and software information. Includes over 1500 entries.
Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook
Standard reference handbook for chemical engineers.
Pictorial Periodic Table (Maricopa)
This website is an interactive periodic table with a comprehensive database of element properties, which can be searched and collated in novel and useful ways.
PILOTS (Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress)
Includes citations to literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations. Current and retrospective coverage. Updated monthly.
Play Index
Searches over 30,000 plays written from Antiquity to the present and published from 1949 to the present. Covers a wide range of plays written in or translated into English, including mysteries, pageants, plays in verse, puppet performances, radio and television plays, and classic drama.
POPLINE (POPulation information onLINE) (1970 - Present)
Is provided through Johns Hopkins University. With selective coverage dating back to 1886, it offers citations and some abstracts to over 285,000 records of journal articles, monographs, technical reports, etc., on family planning, population law and policy, and primary health care including maternal/child health in developing countries. Updated on the first and third Mondays each month.
Primary Search
Designed for elementary schools and children¹s reading rooms, this database contains World Almanac of the USA and World Almanac for Kids, searchable full text from over 50 of the most popular K-12 magazines, abstracts and indexing for over 180 titles and pamphlets. Also included are Funk and Wagnall¹s New Encyclopedia, the Encyclopedia of Animals, and many charts, tables and graphs converted to ASCII text in order to retain the original meaning of featured articles.
Proceedings First (OCLC)
Tables of contents of presented papers from conferences worldwide. Each record lists all papers presented at each conference. Updated two times per week.
Professional Development Collection (Education)
A valuable resource aimed primarily at professional educators and others interested in the field of education. Information on everything from child development to theories and practices of different teaching methods. The database includes full text from 440 journals (150 with images), and abstract and index coverage for 530 professional development titles.
Project Euclid
Provides full-text access to approximately 40 independent and society journals in the field of theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics.
Project Muse Electronic Journals (1994 - Present)
Offers full-text & full-image articles from over 280 print journals in arts and humanities, social sciences and mathematics.
ProQuest Congressional
Brings together information published by and about Congress. It provides links to the full range of legislative and public policy resources, including hearing transcripts and submitted testimony, committee reports, bills, public laws, selected committee prints, congressional documents, Congressional Record, Federal Register, Code of Federal Regulations and U. S. Code, etc.
ProQuest History Vault
Access primary source material such as letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, diaries, and much more from a single interface. Drill down to targeted results through search facets that narrow down a broad results list, or page through an entire collection to uncover the breadth and depth of historical materials in this digital archive.
ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the U.S.

Comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Formerly published by the United States Dept. of Commerce, now continued by ProQuest. Use the Abstract for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web.

ProQuest Statistical Insight
Includes all American Statistics Index (ASI) (1973 -present ) abstracts and index records, fulltext of the Statistical Abstracts of the United States, links to over 800 U.S. government statistical publications (1995 -present ), with an addition of 650 titles per year, as well as links to fulltext publications on government Web sites.
PsycARTICLES
PsycARTICLES provides full-text articles, letters to the editor, corrections, and book reviews from approximately 86 journals published by American Psychological Association and allied organizations. Earliest coverage dates from 1894 with the latest content provided approximately one week after print issues are released. All journals included in this database are indexed in PsycINFO.
PsycBOOKS
Provides full image chapters from approximately 600 scholarly or classic books published primarily by the American Psychological Association between 1953-2005, as well as entries from the APA/Oxford University Press Encyclopedia of Psychology (Alan E. Kazdin, editor in chief, 2000).
PsycEXTRA
Indexes and provides selected fulltext for psychology-related gray literature: technical and government reports, conference papers, newsletters, brochures, newspaper articles, and more.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
Coverage includes approximately 575 full text journals (550 peer-reviewed) addressing emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and more. Earliest coverage begins in 1930.
PsycINFO (1806 - Present)
This American Psychological Association (APA) database abstracts psychology-related literature dating from the 1800's and includes journal articles, book chapters, books, technical reports, dissertations, and book reviews from PsycCRITIQUES and other review sources. Journal coverage starts in 1887 and includes more than 2,400 journals in over 25 languages. Linked full text or image is provided for hundreds of journals with varying dates of coverage. Book coverage is English-language-only.
PsycTESTS
This American Psychological Association (APA) database includes thousands of actual test instruments and test items that are available for immediate download and use in research and teaching. It provides structured information about tests of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work. While focused on contemporary instances of test use, coverage spans more than a century.
Public Library of Science (PLOS) Biology
PLOS is a non-profit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a freely available public resource. PLOS Biology is a peer-reviewed open-access journal published monthly by PLOS. This title is also available in PubMed Central.
PubMed
Is the free public access site for Medline (weekly updates) and Pre-Medline (daily updates) provided by the National Library of Medicine, with links to participating online journals and other related databases.
PubMed Bookshelf
Contains a growing collection of free fulltext biomedical books available from National Library of Medicine.
PubMed Central (PMC)
PubMed Central is a digital archive of life sciences journal literature, developed and managed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM).
 
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Reader's Guide Full Text
Provides indexing and abstracting of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and Canada, plus the full text of selected periodicals from January 1994 for most titles. Covers topics in current events, business, science, arts and entertainment, health and medicine, sports and fitness, and more. Updated daily.
Regional Business News
Provides comprehensive full text for 35 international newswires and 49 regional business publications. This database also provides abstracts and indexing for 14 additional regional business publications. Updated daily.
Religion & Philosophy Collection
A tool for researchers of theology and philosophical studies. Over 250 full text articles covering subjects such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.
RMA eStatement Studies
(Annual Statement Studies: Financial Ratio Benchmarks)
Includes 19 ratios such as current, liquidity, operating, leverage, expense to sales and other ratios for over 750 industries.
 
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SAGE Journals Online
Provides full-text access to journals published by SAGE to which Neumann Library subscribes, and table of contents for other SAGE journals. Social sciences, humanities, and life sciences are covered.
Science & Technology Collection
The Science & Technology Collection contains over 800 leading full text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. Topics include aeronautics, astrophysics, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, and materials science. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,700 publications
Science Citation Index (SCI) 1983 –84 (abridged), 1985-
Provides indexing coverage for approximately 3,400 foreign and English-language journals and selected monographic series in science, medicine, agriculture, technology, and the behavioral sciences. Enables users to identify current and related writings by indicating sources in which a known work by a given author has been cited. A subject search can be done through use of the Permuterm Subject Index. Issued six times a year with annual cumulations.
ScienceDirect
is a searchable and browsable database of over 1800 journal titles published by Elsevier. Neumann Library users have access to the full text of approximately 88 journals in subject areas such as business, economics, finance, psychology, social science, education, biology, chemistry, environmental science, computer science, statistics, etc. Coverage generally is from 1995 to the present. Neumann Library “subscribed journals” are noted by a small, shaded green box next to the left of the titles. Abstracts, table of contents, and some complimentary issues are available for non-subscribed titles. Note: UHCL faculty members may use the ScienceDirect Order Document feature for any articles that are not provided in full text.
Science.gov
A Yahoo-like gateway to selected science information provided by U.S. Government agencies, including research and development results.
Scientific American Archive Online
Contains the entire editorial content of Scientific American with all special issues from January 1993 through to the present, as well as the newly introduced Scientific American Mind monthly. The issues are presented as Adobe Acrobat PDFs, which maintains the integrity of the printed page ---including all the graphics. Updated monthly.
Scribner's Writers Series
includes 15-20 page signed essays on more than 2,000 authors and literary genres drawn from the Scribner print series.
Sea Grant Abstracts
Cites, on a quarterly basis with annual index, the majority of the literature which is received by the National Sea Grant Library. This literature covers pure and applied science, engineering, business management, shipping and navigation, fisheries, wetlands management, law and policy, economics, and education. Online version begins with vol. 17 no. 4 in 2002.
SEC Edgar Corporate Reports (1994 - Present)
Provides online access to fulltext financial forms and documents submitted by public companies to the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission. Updated daily.
Senior High Core Collection (formerly Senior High School Library Catalog)
A selective list of books recommended for young people in grades 9 through 12. Contains entries for fiction and nonfiction works, as well as recommended CD-ROMs, offer an abundance of choices, including listings of review sources and other aids for librarians and school media specialists. Entries provide complete bibliographic data, price, subject headings, a descriptive annotation, and evaluative quotations from a review when available.
Serials Directory
provides access to the most up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information as well as current pricing structures for popular serials. This database contains nearly 184,000 U.S. and international titles, including newspapers, historical data for an additional 20,000 titles and data from nearly 83,500 publishers worldwide
Shelley-Godwin Archive
Provides the digitized manuscripts of Percy Bysshe Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, William Godwin, and Mary Wollstonecraft, bringing together the widely dispersed handwritten legacy of this uniquely gifted family of writers.
Short Story Index
Indexes all the important collections and anthologies of short stories that are published each year. All literary genres are covered. Approximately 200+ monographs are captured per year, with approximately 3,000-4,000 analytics (chapters/stories).
Small Business Reference Center
Provides information on topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business. Contains nearly 400 full-text periodicals and over 450 full-text reference books. Also has videos of interviews, ‘lessons learned’ features, lectures and more.
Small Engine Repair Reference Center
Provides reference and instructional information about small engine machinery maintenance and repair. Contains the full set of small engine repair manuals from Clymer that contain thousands of step-by-step maintenance and repair instructions for hundreds of small engine machines and their supporting components. Routine maintenance, as well as more extensive repairs are covered. Engines types include: motorcycles, ATVs, personal water craft, snowmobiles, lawn mowers, tractors, snow blowers, generators, and more. Detailed content is provided in PDF files. Many documents contain photos and illustrations to visually support step-by-step procedures.
Social Sciences Full Text
indexes and abstracts articles of at least one column in length from English-language periodicals published in the United States and elsewhere plus the full text of selected periodicals. Coverage includes a wide range of interdisciplinary fields covered in a broad array of social sciences journals. Abstracting coverage begins with periodicals published in January 1994. Abstracts range from 50 to 300 words and describe the content and scope of the source articles. Full text coverage begins in January 1995. Updated daily.
Social Services Abstracts (1980 - current)
Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,406 serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book reviews. Updated monthly.
Social Work Abstracts (1977-Present)
offers extensive coverage of more than 450 social work and human services journals dating back to 1977. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW); provides citations and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems. Updated quarterly.
SocINDEX with Full Text
Features more than 1,300,000 records with subject headings from a 15,600 term thesaurus. Contains abstracts for more than 620 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895. Also provides data fom more than 500 "priority" coverage journals and over 1,390 "selective" coverage journals. Extensive indexing for books, monographs, conference papers, and other sources is included. Searchable cited references are provided. Offers coverage from all subdisciplines of sociology. Contains full text for 242 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, 72 "priority" coverage journals, 547 books and monographs, and 6,711 conference papers.
Sociological Abstracts (1963 - current)
Indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,809 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers. Records added since 1963 contain in-depth and nonevaluative abstracts of journal articles. Many records from key journals in sociology, published since 2001, also include the references cited in the bibliography of the source article. Each individual reference may also have links to an abstract and/or to other papers that cite that reference; these links increase the possibility of finding more potentially relevant articles. Updated monthly.
Sociology: SAGE Journals
Includes the full-text of 31 journals published by SAGE and participating societies. It covers such subjects as Childhood, Contemporary Sociology, Comparative Sociology, Consumer Culture, Classical Sociology, Ethnic Studies, Gender Studies, Leisure Studies, Social Theory, Sociology of Sport, and Sociology of Work and Employment (Labor Studies). Updated weekly.
SOLV-DB
Is a database of physical, chemical, health and safety, regulatory and environmental fate data on over 100 common organic solvents, provided by the National Center for Manufacturing Sciences. It is searchable by name, formula, CAS Registry Number, property data values and so forth.
Something About the Author Online
Comprehensive online access to all volumes in Gale's Something About the Author series, which examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults. Something About the Author Online includes both the main series and Something About the Author Autobiography Series.
Spanish Books in Print
Contains database of Spanish-language titles, including in-print, forthcoming, and out-of-print books, videos and audio tapes, fulltext book reviews, as well as information on best-sellers and publishers.
SPORTDiscus with Full Text
Provides full text for more than 400 sports & sports medicine journals, as well as books, book chapters, and conference proceedings dating back to 1985.
SpringerLink (Springer / Kluwer)
Complete tables of content, abstracts and full-text articles from more than 400 journals covering such topics as biological sciences, business & economics, chemistry, computer science, earth & environmental sciences, psychology & social sciences and more.
STAT-USA
An agency in the Economics and Statistics Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce delivers economic, business, and international trade information produced by the U.S. Government. Includes all of the information on the National Trade Data Bank (NTDB) as well as U.S. economic releases.
STN Easy
Allows access to chemistry related files including Chemical Abstracts, Chemical Industry Notes, Chemical Registry, and Patent file at hours specified by the academic program. Open only to registered student and faculty. See the STN Easy Information page or contact a Reference Librarian for more information.
 
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Teacher Reference Center
Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines as well as 1300 book chapters to assist K-12 teachers, librarians, and other professional educators. Topics include Assessment, Best Practices, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, School Administration, Science & Mathematics, and Teacher Education.
Tests in Print
provides information about mental measurement tests including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). A score index permits users to identify what is being measured by each test. Tests in Print also guides readers to critical, candid test reviews published in the Mental Measurements Yearbook series.
Texas Almanac, TexShare (2003 - 2004)
Provides information about the history, culture, politics, climate, and geography of the state of Texas. Includes articles, tables, maps, and photos. Updated annually.
Texas Digital Sanborn Maps (1867-1970)
1867-1970 Sanborn fire insurance maps are large-scale plans containing data that can be used to estimate the potential risk for urban structures. This includes information such as the outline of each building, the size, shape and construction materials, heights, and function of structures, location of windows and doors. The maps also give street names, street and sidewalk widths, property boundaries, building use, and house and block numbers.
Texas Law Library
Includes the following publications: · Dorsaneo and Soules' Texas Rules Annotated · Employment in Texas: Guide to Employment Law, Regulations and Practices · Family Law:Texas Practice And Procedure · Texas Civil Practice Expediter · Texas Civil Trial Guide · Texas Codes and Constitution · Texas Court's Charge Reporter · Texas Courtroom Evidence · Texas Criminal Practice Guide · Texas Drunk Driving Law · Texas Estate Planning · Texas Family Law Reporter · Texas Family Law: Practice and Procedure - Index · Texas Litigation Guide · Texas Litigation Guide - Index · Texas Probate, Estate & Trust Administration · Texas Torts & Remedies · Texas Torts Update · Texas Transaction Guide -- Legal Forms - Index · Texas Transaction Guide--Legal Forms · The Complete Guide to Mechanic's and Materialman's Lien Laws of Texas.
Texas Legislature Online (1995 - Present)
Contains in fulltext the constitution and all Texas laws and bills from the 74th legislature to the present. Also includes links to the House and Senate and other state agencies. Updated daily.
Texas Reference Center
Texas Reference Center includes more than 80 full text journals and books about Texas history, ethnic & cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure. The database contains biographies portraying famous historical and contemporary Texans such as George Herbert Walker Bush, Lady Bird Johnson, Dan Moody, Susanna Dickinson and Sam Houston. Also available in the Texas Reference Center is the Spanish-language newspaper El Sol de Texas with Texas and national news coverage. This EBSCOhost database is updated weekly.
ThermoDex (UT Austin)
Use this tool to identify printed handbooks (and some free Web databases) that contain reliable thermodynamic and physical data on all types of substances.
TOPICsearch
This current events database covers topics such as politics, social and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics. Includes 40,000 documents selected by the publisher¹s staff of teachers and librarians, selected full text articles from nearly 100 U.S. newspapers, including The Atlanta Journal and Constitution, The Boston Globe, The Detroit Free Press, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The New York Daily News, and The San Jose Mercury News. This database also offers 2,500 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information. One can search the database by keyword, subject, topic, or natural language.
TOXNET (TOXicology data NETwork) (1965 - present)
Provided through Internet Grateful Med, offers citations and selected abstracts to over 2.7 million records of journal articles, monographs, technical reports, etc., on toxicological, pharmacological, biochemical and physiological effects of drugs and other chemicals. Updated monthly.
Tree of Life Project
A web project produced by biologists from around the world. Taxonomic and identifying information about organisms, including drawings, photographs, references and related information.
Twayne's Authors Series
Literary critical interpretation of over 600 authors, along with the content of 600 books taken from the series United States Authors, World Authors, and English Authors. The series also showcases the influence the authors had on literary movements and the development of literary genres. Search by name, language, genre, time period, ethnicity and gender.
20th Century American Poetry
includes 52,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song.
20th Century English Poetry
collection of 598 volumes of poetry by 283 poets from 1900 to the present day, including W. B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Robert Graves, A. E. Housman, John Betjeman, Fleur Adcock, Tony Harrison, Benjamin Zephaniah and Carol Ann Duffy, and incorporating the poets in The Faber Poetry Library.
 
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Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory
(formerly Uhlrich's Periodicals Directory)
A valuable source for tracking items that are published on a regular basis, such as consumer and trade magazines, scholarly journals, newsletters, newspapers, and monographic series and electronic publication. Each record is highly detailed, showing a full description of the periodical, alternative formats of the periodical, publisher and ordering information, and reviews.
U.S. Congressional Serial Set
From Readex Digital Collections. All the reports, documents, and journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives constitute a rich source of primary source material on all aspects of American history. Upon completion, the digital version of the Serial Set will consist of approximately 13,800 volumes and over 12 million pages. Now available: 15th Congress - 87th Congress, 1817 - 1962; U.S. Congressional Serial Set Volumes 1 - 12427. Last update: December 19, 2008.
U.S. Government Bookstore (Current)
Indexes all the government information products that are available for sale. Forthcoming and out-of-print titles are also included. Updated daily.
U.S. Patent Database (1790 - Present)
Allows searching of full-image U.S. patents.
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
Search and download fulltext U.S. patents since 1976 and patent images since 1790, plus published applications since 2001.
 
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VAST: Academic Video Online
Includes award-winning films covering the following areas and more: art, architecture, business, counseling and therapy, dance, economics, education, ethnic studies, ethnography, gay and lesbian studies, health, history, humanities, law and public safety, literature, opera, philosophy, political science, rehabilitation and sports medicine, feature films (including contemporary world cinema and silent films), psychology, religion, science, theatre, musical performance, and women’s studies.
Virtual Library: Biosciences
Virtual Library is the oldest catalog of the web, started by Tim Berners-Lee, the creator
of html and the web itself. Pages are compiled by volunteers in which they are expert.
The Virtual Technical Reports Center
Contains links to a list of institutions with full text or searchable abstracts of technical reports, preprints, reprints, dissertations, theses, and other research reports on the Web.
Vocational & Career Collection
Vocational & Career Collection is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public. This collection provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals
 
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Wall Street Journal (1984 - Present)
Provides fulltext access to the Eastern edition of Wall Street Journal, offering in-depth coverage of national and international finance and news. Updated daily.
Wall Street Journal (1889-1994) (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
Provides fulltext access to the Wall Street Journal from 1889 through 1994. Coverage includes all pages in each issue. Find news, editorials, letters to the editor, obituaries, and birth and marriage announcements, as well as historical photos, stock photos, and advertisements.
WebElements
WebElements is a hypertext-linked collection of property data on the first 112 elements including (where available): general, chemical, physical, nuclear, electronic, biological, geological, crystallographic, reduction potential, isotopic abundances, electronic configurations, ionization enthalpy data and additional textual information, especially on the history of the elements.
Web of Science (1984 - Present)
Provides access to the Science Citation Index Expanded®, Social Sciences Citation Index®, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index®. Indexes more than 9,000 of the most prestigious research journals in the world. Cited reference searching is available, to navigate backward or forward in time to uncover the research that influenced an author's work or the impact a paper or other published item has had on current research. Updated weekly.
Westlaw Campus Research
Provides access to federal and state case law, the United States Code Annotated (USCA), the Code of Federal Regulations (CFR), the Federal Register (July, 1980-present), state statutes and administrative codes, American Jurisprudence 2d (law encyclopedia), American Law Reports (ALR) 2nd-5th and federal series, and more than 900 law journals and reviews. It also contains full-text articles from several major newspapers.
Women and Social Movements (Scholar's edition)
is organized around document projects, each posing a question and then providing primary documents addressing the question. Provides access to the published histories and records of women’s reform organizations in the United States in the 19th and 20th centuries. Examples are The History of Woman Suffrage (six volumes, 1881-1922), the proceedings of the national conventions of women's anti-slavery societies in the 1830s, annual reports of the Woman’s Christian Temperance Union, data and statistics from the publications of local and state commissions on women since 1963, and a searchable edition of Notable American Women: A Biographical Dictionary (5 vols, 1971-2004) These publications use pamphlets, posters, personal narratives, advice literature, training guides, interviews, and more to show women’s struggle for equality over time and across regions. The items include personal testimony, chronologies, milestones, biographies, laws and legal challenges, recommendations, training instruction, and self-help guides.
Women of Mathematics: a Biobibliographic Sourcebook
General Stacks QA 28 .W66 1987
Contains biographies and bibliographies for more than forty women mathematicians. Entries are arranged alphabetically by name with each entry following the the given format: biography, work, and bibliography. The bibliography section is divided into listings of "works by" and "works about" the subject. Appendices include: a table arranged alphabetically by name giving country of origin, education, place of work, and field of study; and a list of references in biographical dictionaries for each subject. Name and subject indexes are provided.
Women's Studies International
Produced by NISC, covers the core disciplines in Women’s Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Spans from 1972 and earlier to present. Supports curriculum development in the areas of sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education.
World Alamanac
Find facts, statistics, biographies, encyclopedia entries, cultural information, holidays, astronomical information and much more. Subjects include American life, arts and entertainment, sports, the environment, national defense, and vital statistics. Over 6,000 articles culled from the following almanacs: World Almanac of the U.S.A., World Almanac of U.S. Politics, World Almanac for Kids, and World Almanac Knowledge Source. Updated annually.
World Cat
(the OCLC online union catalog) ­ The world¹s largest database of bibliographic information, culled from the shared records of libraries from all over the world. Over 43 million records, in over 400 languages, that contain holdings information, and other information vital to collection development, cataloging, authority control, and retrospective conversion services. Updated daily.
World History Collection
Offers a global look at history with content from Africa, Asia, North and South America, Europe and the Middle East. Contains cover-to-cover full text for more than 130 titles, including many peer-reviewed journals. Full text dates as far back as 1964.
WRDS (Wharton Research Data Services)
Provides comprehensive business coverage of economic, financial and marketing data. Datasets can be created in Audit Analytics, COMPUSTAT, CRSP, Global Insight, IBES, Mergent FISD, NYSE-TAQ and many other databases. See complete list.
 
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Zentralblatt Math (Mathematics Abstracts)
Zentralblatt MATH is the world's most complete and longest running abstracting and reviewing service in pure and applied mathematics. The Zentralblatt MATH Database contains more than 2.0 million entries drawn from more than 2300 serials and journals and covers the period from 1868 - present by the recent integration of the Jahrbuch database (JFM). The library does not have a current subscription to this index, but searchers can view up to the first three reviews of every search result.
 
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