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Agricola: 1982- present, Citations

Index to research articles on agricultural-related topics including plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, agricultural products, alternative farming practices, and food and nutrition.

American Chemical Society Legacy Archives: 1879 - 1995

ACS Legacy Archives provides full-text searching and instant access to all titles, volumes, issues, and articles published by the ACS from 1879 to 1995.

American Chemical Society Web Editions

The American Chemical Society is the leading publisher of peer-reviewed research journals in the chemical and related sciences, serving scientific communities worldwide through an unparalleled commitment to quality, reliability, and innovation.

Applied Science & Technology Index: 1983- present

Provides information on management, careers and employment, and financial trends in the scientific and technological fields.

Biological and Agricultural Index: 1984 - present, selected full-text

Core literature of biology and agriculture—much of it from peer-reviewed journals.

BIOSIS: 1926 - present

The most comprehensive biological sciences databases available.  Includes 6,000+ journals from Biological Abstracts PLUS meetings and conference reports, literature reviews, U.S. patents, books, software, and other media resources.  Covers a wide variety of biological and biomedical topics. 

Environment Complete

Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. Environment Complete contains more than 2.5 million records from more than 2,200 domestic and international titles going back to 1888 (including over 1,350 active core titles) as well over 190 monographs. The database also contains full text for more than 900 journals.

GreenFILE: full-text

GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects. Multidisciplinary by nature, GreenFILE draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for approximately 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.

IEEE Explore: 1893 - present, full-text

Contains the full range of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) resources published since 1893, including standards, journals, transactions, conference proceedings, and magazines (including early access documents); as well as IET (Institute of Engineering and Technology) journals and conference proceedings.

Nature Journals Online: 1997 to present

Nature: "The International Weekly Journal of Science."

OVID: dates vary, selected full-text

Covering clinical medicine, behavioral & life sciences, life sciences, nursing, physical science & engineering.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses

Database of record for doctoral dissertations and master’s theses.  Represents the work from over 1,000 graduate schools and universities in North America and from around the world.

TOPICsearch: full-text

This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints; contains full text for over 60,000 articles from nearly 470 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, EBSCO's unparalleled collection of periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.

Web of Science: 1900 - present

Access the world’s leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities and examine proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions.  Includes Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index. 

Zoological Record: 1864 - present

The world’s leading taxonomic reference and oldest continuing database of animal biology. 

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Academic OneFile: 1975 - present, full-text

Academic OneFile is a source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, including full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

Academic Search Complete:1975 - present, full-text

Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 7,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 6,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 11,200 journals and a total of more than 11,700 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals.

JSTOR:Dates vary, full-text

A digital archive collection of over 600 core scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, social sciences, business, basic science, life sciences, and physical and applied sciences. Often starts with the first issues (many of which date from the 1800s).

MasterFILE Premier: full-text

Contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text more than 500 reference books, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags.

Project MUSE

100% full-text, user-friendly online access to over 300 high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers. 


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