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Academic OneFile

Indexes and provides abstracts for articles in popular and scholarly journals in a broad range of disciplines. Basic and advanced searching with limits by document type (article, case study, reviews, cartoons, etc.), peer- reviewed, date, and other aspects. Includes full text of the New York Times (from 1985 - present), and full text of the London Times and the Financial Times. Good starting place for information sources as researcher begins to write a term paper. Can create free account to access additional features such as saving searches and creating search alerts. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~1979 - present (varies by journal)
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Academic search complete

Provides a great starting place for research, as it offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals in all academic subjects, including more than 8,500 full-text and 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. Other types of publications included in this resource are books and book chapters, newspapers, magazines, conference proceedings, reports, etc. Searchable by keyword, title, author, subject, journal name, and a lot more. Results can be limited by date, language, publication type, full-text status or whether a journal is scholarly/peer-reviewed. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
Coverage varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

ACM digital library

Contains full text of all articles from 1947 to date published in Association of Computing Machinery (ACM) journals and transactions, as well as tables of contents of conference proceedings. Browsable by journal or proceeding. Searchable by title, keyword, publication, affiliation, etc

Date Coverage:
1947 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

AIAA (American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics)

Indexes books, articles, meeting papers, and standards published by the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA). Included journals are AIAA Journal; ARS Journal Astronautics; Bulletin of the American Interplanetary Society; Journal of Aerospace Computing, Information, and Communication; Journal of Aircraft; Journal of Energy; and Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics. Journals are searchable by keyword, title, author, AIAA paper number, and ISBN starting from 1930. Currently published journals are browsable. IAC Paper Archive is searchable by title, author, and IAC paper number. Summaries are available for books and standards. First-page previews are available for articles and meeting papers. Full-text articles are available for AIAA Journal, Journal of Aircraft, and Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer beginning in 2003 and Journal of Propulsion and Power and Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets beginning in 2004

Date Coverage:
1930 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

American doctoral dissertations, 1933-1955

A digital version of the only comprehensive record of dissertations accepted by U.S. universities during coverage dates. Includes those universities that did not send their dissertations to UMI. Taken from the print index, Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities 1933-1955 and provides full page images of the original print index. May be searched by author, title, subject and university. Beware that when Ebsco says PDF full text it is not full text of the dissertation but full text of the entry in Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities which is only a brief bibliographic record

Date Coverage:
1933-1955
Content Availability:
Citations Only

Annual reviews

Offers critical reviews of primary research in the biomedical sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences. Biomedical/life science collection includes analytical chemistry; biochemistry; biomedical engineering; biophysics; cell and developmental biology; chemical and biomolecular engineering; clinical psychology; ecology, evolution, and systematics; entomology; food science and technology; genetics; genomics and human genetics; immunology; marine science; medicine; microbiology; neuroscience; nutrition; pathology : mechanism of disease; pharmacology and toxicology; physiology; phytopathology; plant biology; psychology; and public health. Physical sciences collection includes analytical chemistry; astronomy and astrophysics; biomedical engineering; biophysics; chemical and biomolecular engineering; computer science; condensed matter physics; earth and planetary sciences; environment and resources; fluid mechanics; marine science; materials research; nuclear and particle science; and physical chemistry. Social Sciences collection includes anthropology; clinical psychology; economics; environment and resources; financial economics; law and social science; political science; psychology; public health; resource economics; and sociology. Search by keyword, author or journal. Browse by journal

Date Coverage:
1932 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

Applied science & technology abstracts (EBSCO)

Provides bibliographic references from 1983 to present covering acoustics, aeronautics, artificial intelligence, chemistry, computers, engineering, geology, metallurgy, physics, plastics, telecommunications, textiles, transportation, waste management, and other topics. Searchable by keyword, author, title, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1983 to present
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Some Full Text
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Applied science & technology abstracts (EBSCO)

Provides bibliographic references from 1983 to present covering acoustics, aeronautics, artificial intelligence, chemistry, computers, engineering, geology, metallurgy, physics, plastics, telecommunications, textiles, transportation, waste management, and other topics. Searchable by keyword, author, title, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1983 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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ASME digital collection

Indexes journals and conference proceedings published by the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Full-text journals searchable from 1980 are Applied Mechanics Reviews -- ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering -- Journal of Applied Mechanics -- Journal of Biomechanical Engineering -- Journal of Computational and Nonlinear Dynamics -- Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering -- Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement, and Control -- Journal of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage -- Journal of Electronic Packaging -- Journal of Energy Resources Technology -- Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power -- Journal of Engineering Materials and Technology -- Journal of Fluids Engineering -- Journal of Heat Transfer -- Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering -- Journal of Mechanical Design -- Journal of Mechanisms and Robotics -- Journal of Medical Devices -- Journal of Micro and Nano- Manufacturing -- Journal of nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine -- Journal of Nuclear Engineering and Radiation Science -- Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering -- Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology -- Journal of Solar Energy Engineering -- Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering Applications -- Journal of Tribology -- Journal of Turbomachinery -- Journal of Verification, Validation and Uncertainty Quantification -- Journal of Vibration and Acoustics. Journals are browsable from 1970 and earlier as more archive material is added. Conferences are searchable from 2002. Conference abstracts available. Summaries of ASME Press eBooks available

Date Coverage:
1970 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

ASTM compass

Contains industry-leading standards and technical engineering information. Covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, solar engineering, and textiles. Includes a terminology dictionary. Use simple search or search by keyword, author/editor, ISBN, or DOI. Browse by topic, sub-topic, standards, committee, past symposia, videos, withdrawn standards, or work items

Date Coverage:
N/A
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Full Text

Center for Research Libraries online catalog. Dissertations

Searchable online index of foreign (non-U.S or Canada) doctoral dissertations held by the Center for Research Libraries. 800,000 doctoral dissertations (including those of Albert Einstein, Dag Hammarskjold, and other Nobel laureates). The collection ranges from the mid-1800s to the current day. Advanced search provides limits by Year, Language, and Place of Publication (country). Browsing by country and/or awarding institution is available. Baylor is a member of CRL and Scholars and researchers from CRL member institutions have free and unlimited use of the CRL collections through interlibrary loan. CRL

Date Coverage:
Mid 1800's to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Computer source (Online : Consumer ed.)

Provides bibliographic information and some full text of publications covering computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
N/A
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Some Full Text
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CRC handbook of chemistry and physics

Provides information on chemical and physical properties of substances through interactive tables, static pdf tables and pdf texts organized by 19 sections (Basic Constants, Units, and Conversion Factors; Symbols, Terminology, and Nomenclature; Physical Constants of Organic Compounds; Properties of the Elements and Inorganic Compounds; Thermochemistry, Electrochemistry, and Solution Chemistry; Fluid Properties; Biochemistry; Analytical Chemistry; Molecular Structure and Spectroscopy; Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics; Nuclear and Particle Physics; Properties of Solids; Polymer Properties; Geophysics, Astronomy, and Acoustics; Practical Laboratory Data; Health and Safety Information; Mathematical Tables). Browse by the Table of Contents or search using keywords or by structure or by properties. Interactive tables can be sorted or filtered

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Directory of open access journals

Indexes the scholarly and scientific literature in open access journals (journals which do not charge the individual or the institution a subscription fee but make their content freely available). Journals indexed must be peer-reviewed or have editorial quality control and report results of research to a scholarly community to be included in the indexing. Access to full text varies by journal. All languages and subjects are covered. Search for articles by keyword (with Boolean "and/or/not" connectors), search journals by title, or browse journals by broad subject categories. DOAJ, Lund University Library (Sweden)

Date Coverage:
~2002 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Ebook central

Provides access to academic and scholarly electronic books which Baylor University Libraries have purchased. Covers all subject fields. Keyword search across entire collection or browse by broad subject. Search by keyword within individual books. Links out to definitions, explanations, biographies, maps, and other information resources. Copy and paste text (citation is embedded in the copy feature) or print up to 60 sequential pages at a time. Create account to use "Bookshelf" and save notes features of reader. ProQuest

Date Coverage:
~2000 - present
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Full Text
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EBSCOhost electronic journals service

Provides access to a directory of electronic journals indexed in EBSCO databases; for some titles, EBSCO has rights to grant online, full-text access. Browse journals by title, subject, or publisher; search journals by title (keyword in title, title contains, or exact match); or search for articles by keyword or author. NOT the place to start a research or paper project as the results returned will be too numerous for most users. Very useful to view the table of contents of a particular journal, to search for all articles in a specific journal on X topic, or to find an article in a specific journal indexed by EBSCO when the database which includes the journal in its coverage is unknown. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
Varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Emerald insight

Provides access to full-text articles and reviews from the world's leading management journals, case studies, literature reviews, book reviews, conference information, interviews, and profiles. In addition to management, materials cover the following subject areas: Business, Economics, Library and Information Studies, Social Sciences, Engineering, and Transport

Date Coverage:
1988 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Environment complete (EBSCO)

Indexes domestic and international titles going back to 1888, covering agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, environmental law, environmental technology, geography, marine and freshwater science, natural resources, pollution and waste management, public policy, renewable energy resources, social impacts, and urban planning. Provides full text for more than 190 monographs and for the conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Education. Searchable using author, keyword, title, geographic terms, people, NAICS, company, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1888 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Environmental studies & policy collection (Gale)

Provides information on journal articles and reports covering environmental studies and policy intended primarily for academic researchers, beginning from 1980. Addresses global warming, climate change, alternative energy, environmental policy, going green, recycling, soil, plants, and agronomy. Search by keyword, author, publisher, etc. Limit by document type, year, etc. Browse by subject or publication. This collection is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1980 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Ethos

Makes UK theses (electronic and paper based) available via a 'one-stop-shop' by harvesting e-theses from institutional repositories and digitizing paper theses on- demand from researchers. Some theses are available for immediate download, while others can be requested from a participating institution which then sends the thesis to the British Library for digitization. In order to download a thesis or request digitization, you must register with the site

Date Coverage:
1600s-present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Expanded academic ASAP

Provides broad coverage of news sources (including video), popular, trade, and scholarly journals on a wide range of topics. Good starting place to find or narrow a topic. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~1980 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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General science collection (Gale)

Provides reference and some full-text materials for general science and engineering intended for the academic researcher. Includes particle physics, advanced mathematics, nanotechnology, geology, and other areas beginning from 1980. In addition to academic journals, magazines, books, news, and multimedia are indexed. Search by keyword, author, publisher, etc. Limit by document type, year, etc. Browse by subject or publication. This collection is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1980 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Google patent search

Searches the full text of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office dating as far back as 1790. Each patent search includes the patent summary, claims, drawings, citations, and referenced by notes. Applications, international patents, and those approved in the past few months are not included. Advance search by patent number, title, inventor, assignee, US Classification, International Classification, Patent type/status, date. Limitable by date, filing status, patent type

Date Coverage:
1790 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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HathiTrust digital library

Serves as a digital repository for major research institutions and libraries to archive their immense digital collections and to ensure that the cultural record that these digital collections represent is preserved and accessible today and in the future. HathiTrust was founded in 2008 and includes content from the Google Books project and Internet Archive

Date Coverage:
16th cent. to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

IEEE Xplore digital library

Provides a search interface for all IEEE and partner publications, including journals, conference proceedings, and standards from SMPTE [alternatively: including all content from SMPTE]. Provides full-text access to IEEE journals, conference proceedings, technical standards, e- books, and educational courses published since 1872. Baylor access is limited to the IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL) and the IBM Journal of Research and Development. Subjects covered include computing and processing; components, circuits, devices, and systems; communication, networking, and broadcasting; engineered materials, dielectrics, and plasmas; signal processing and analysis; power, energy, and industry applications; fields, waves, and electromagnetics; photonics and electro-optics; general topics for engineers (math, science and engineering); bioengineering; robotics and control systems; aerospace; engineering profession; geoscience; transportation; and nuclear engineering. Searchable by keyword, publisher, content type, year, subject, etc. Journals, proceedings, books, and courses are browsable by title or subject. Standards are browsable by number, subject, or subscription. Customizable accounts with login

Date Coverage:
1872 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

INIS

Provides citation information through the International Nuclear Information System (INIS) operated by the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). Covers scientific literature on the peaceful uses of nuclear energy including atomic, molecular, and condensed matter physics; economic, environmental, legal, and safeguards; elementary particle physics; engineering and instrumentation fuel cycle, waste, and radiochemistry; life sciences; nuclear materials; nuclear physics; and nuclear power and safety. Includes journal articles, scientific and technical reports, conference papers, books, patents, theses, laws, regulations and standards, and web documents

Date Coverage:
N/A
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Citations Only
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IoP electronic journals

Contains full-text articles of journals published by the American Astronomical Society; Bureau International des Poids et Mesures; Chinese Astronomical Society & National Astronomical Observatories; Chinese Institute of Electronics and the Institute of Semiconductors; Chinese Physical Society; Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft; European Optical Society; European Physical Society; Institute of Physics (IOP) Publishing; Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine; Institute of Plasma Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and the Chinese Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics; Institute of Theoretical Physics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences; International Atomic Energy Agency; International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA); London Mathematical Society; Nanjing Institute of Geophysical Prospecting; National Institute for Materials Science; National Natural Science Foundation of China; Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences; Society for Radiological Protection; The Japan Society of Fluid Mechanics; Turpion; and Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology. Some journals date back to 1849. Search, then filter by author, subject, journal, date range, and PACS. Searches are savable

Date Coverage:
1849 to present
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Full Text
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Journal citation reports

Provides information for journal evaluation using citation data including total cites, impact factor (with and without self-cites), 5-year impact factor, citable items, cited half-life, citing half-life, Eigenfactor score, article influence score, % articles in citable items, normalized Eigenfactor, and average JIF percentile. Also available are ranking by both Web of Science and Essential Science Indicator categories. Find journals by title or category. Can limit to open access journals only

Date Coverage:
1997 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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JoVE

Provides peer-reviewed scientific videos journal articles. Articles include a full written write up and short videos that present the same material. Access to Behavior, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Environment, and Neuroscience

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Full Text

JSTOR

Provides online access to important scholarly journals and books in many different disciplines. For journals, JSTOR mainly serves an archival function; it contains recent issues for some titles, but for most titles the available issues are two years old or more. Can be searched by author, title, or keyword, with limits available for discipline, dates, language, type of publication, and publication title. No subject access is provided, so use other databases for subject searching

Date Coverage:
19th - 21st centuries
Content Availability:
Full Text

Knovel

Includes more than 2000 reference works and databases from over 70 technical publishers and professional societies including AIAA, AIChE, ASME, and NACE. Content areas include adhesives, coatings, sealants, and inks; aerospace and radar technology; biochemistry, biology, and biotechnology; ceramics and ceramic engineering; civil engineering and construction materials; earth sciences; electrical and power engineering; environment and environmental engineering; food science; general engineering and engineering management; industrial engineering and operations management; mechanics and mechanical engineering; metals and metallurgy; nanotechnology; oil and gas engineering; optics and photonics; pharmaceuticals, cosmetics and toiletries; plastics and rubber; process design, control, and automation; safety and industrial hygiene; sustainable energy and development; textiles; and transportation engineering. Searchable by keywords and phrases in text, tables, graphs, and charts. Some data is downloadable. Includes some interactive tables and graphs. Customizable personal bookshelf with login

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N/A
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MEDLINE (EBSCO)

Indexes journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine. Includes some full-text articles. Coverage generally from 1946 to present with some older material. Covers life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering including aspects of biology, environmental science, marine biology, plant and animal science, biophysics, and chemistry. Uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities. Search keyword, author, title, etc. Limitable by sex, age, clinical queries, subject subset, publication type, etc. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1946 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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National Aeronautics and Space Administration PubSpace

Contains all peer-reviewed scientific publications and associated data from NASA funded authors and co-authors. Does not include patents, publications that contain material governed by personal privacy, export control, proprietary restrictions, or national security law or regulations. Filter results by article attribute, text availability, publication date, and research funder. Uses PubMed Central interface

Date Coverage:
N/A
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Full Text

National Science Digital Library

Provides resources for education and research on learning in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). A digital library of resource collections and services, organized in support of science education at all levels. Covers chemistry; computing and information; ecology, forestry and agriculture; education; engineering; general; geoscience; history/policy/law; life science; mathematics; physics; social sciences; space science; and technology. Searchable by grade level, resource type, subject, and pathway

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Full Text

NDLTD

Provided by the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD), this resource is building a comprehensive gateway to all doctoral and master-level theses and dissertations, many openly accessible, by harvesting the information from repositories throughout the world

Date Coverage:
Date varies
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Full Text
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NRC-CISTI catalogue

Searches the catalogue of the National Research Council of Canada Institute for Science and Technical Information. Provides information in all areas of science, technology, engineering, and medicine through the collections of CISTI, Canadian Agriculture Library (CAL), CISTI's Asian Partners, and CISTI-Mylibrary eBook Loans. Advance search by author, title, subject, or note. Other searches include author, title, series, title, subject, call number, ISSN/ISBN/ CODEN, Report Number and Control Number

Date Coverage:
N/A
Content Availability:
Citations Only

NTIS

Contains bibliographic records for research sponsored by the United States and select foreign governments. Contents include research reports, computer products, software, video cassettes, audio cassettes, and more dating back to 1964. Covers areas of administration and management; aeronautics and aerodynamics; agriculture and food; astronomy and astrophysics; behavior and society; biomedical technology and human factors engineering; building industry technology; business and economics; chemistry; civil engineering; combustion, engines, and propellants; communication; computers, control and information theory; detection and countermeasures; electrotechnology; energy; environmental pollution and control; government inventions for licensing; health care; industrial and mechanical engineering; library and information sciences; manufacturing technology; materials sciences; medicine and biology; military sciences; missile technology; natural resources and earth sciences; navigation, guidance, and control; nuclear science and technology; ocean technology and engineering; ordnance; photography and recording devices; physics; problem solving information for state and local governments; space technology; transportation; urban and regional technology and development. Search by keyword, title, author, abstract, accession number, or product number. Limitable by year, subject, collection, and/or agency

Date Coverage:
1964 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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OAIster

Makes available an Open Access Initiative to provide indexing and access to freely available books, journal articles, newspapers, manuscripts, audio files, video files, photographic images, datasets, and theses and dissertations. International in scope. Search by keyword, or use advanced search for author/title/subject search. Results may be limited by format. OCLC

Date Coverage:
All years
Content Availability:
Full Text

Odysci

Allows for search of technical papers in computer science, electrical engineering and related fields and the ability to obtain rank lists. Allows for peer-to-peer collaboration through posting comments. Searchable features include a conference deadlines, conferences, and journals. Highlights Featured Best Papers, Featured Online Editors, Top Followed Papers, and Top Commented papers. Advance search by title, author, author@, venue, venue@, @, type, publisher, and year

Date Coverage:
1936 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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OSA publishing

Indexes and allows full-text access to peer-reviewed journals and conferences articles pertaining to optics and photonics research. Customization through registration allows for alerts, custom journals, and custom table of contents. Search by keyword, title, author, abstract, affiliation, year, categories, technical group, journal, and conference

Date Coverage:
1917 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

ProQuest dissertations & theses global(Online)

Includes citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1637. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150- word abstracts. Simple bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1637. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works. Other dissertations and theses are available for purchase as printed copies. Included with this database is also ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - UK & Ireland

Date Coverage:
1637 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

PubMed

Provides access to citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Some links to full-text content. Some coverage back to 1809. Covers chemicals and bioassays; DNA and RNA; data and software; domains and structures; genes and expression; genetics and medicine; genomes and maps; homology; literature; proteins; sequence analysis; taxonomy; training and tutorials; and variation. Searchable by author, date, grant number journal, MeSH variables, EC/RN number, etc. Limitable by type of article species, subsets, language, sex, age, etc. PubMed is part of the larger NCBI website. Customizable personal accounts available

Date Coverage:
1809 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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Science & technology collection

Provides bibliographic information and some full-text access to articles from scientific and technical journals. Covers aeronautics, astrophysics, biology, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, marine sciences and materials science. Coverage of some journals from 1900. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1900 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Science accelerator

Searches across databases compiled by the Department of Energy from 1948 including DOE Data Explorer; DOE Green Energy; DOE R&D Accomplishments; DOE Technology Transfer; DOEpatents; E-print Network; Energy Citations Database Datasets; Energy Science & Technology Software Center; Science Conference Proceedings; Science Journal sConnector; Science Open Access Journals; Science Cinema; and SciTech Connect. Search by Keyword, Title, Author, and Date. Alerts available. Some full text available

Date Coverage:
1990 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Science in context

Combines several sources of information into a single database covering popular topics in Biology, Chemistry, Earth Science, Environmental Science, General Science, Health, Medicine, Math, Engineering, Technology, Physics, Astronomy, and biographies of important scientists. Indexes and provides abstracts for popular and scholarly articles, news sources, video, and reference works. Browse broad topic areas suggested or search by keyword or advanced search. Limits include document type and year. Provides maps displaying U.S. demographics on selected topics

Date Coverage:
1909 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

ScienceDirect

Contains abstracts, articles, and full text of more than 2500 journals and 11,000 books as far back as 1823. Subject areas include physical science and engineering (chemical engineering, chemistry, computer science, earth and planetary sciences, energy, engineering, materials science, mathematics, physics and astronomy); life sciences (agricultural and biological sciences, biochemistry, genetics and molecular biology, environmental science, immunology and microbiology, and neuroscience); health sciences (medicine and dentistry, nursing and health professions, pharmacology, toxicology and pharmaceutical science, veterinary science and veterinary medicine); and social science and humanities (arts and humanities, business, management and accounting, decision sciences, economics, econometrics and finance, psychology, social sciences). Full-text availability indicated by a green box. Both articles and images are searchable by keyword, author, ISBN, etc. Cross references to related journal and reference work articles. Some tables are downloadable into excel. Customizable personal accounts

Date Coverage:
1823 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

SciTech premium collection

Provides access to science and engineering research from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, and government publications. Key subject areas covered include Advanced technologies, Aerospace, Agricultural science, Aquatic science, Atmospheric science, Biological science, Computer science, Earth science, Environmental science, Engineering, Materials science, and Polymer science. Includes the Natural Science Collection and Technology Collection databases. Offers specialized Abstract & Index resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature

Date Coverage:
1946 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Scopus

Provides citations and abstracts of peer-reviewed titles from international publishers, Open Access journals, conference proceedings, trade publications, book series, patents, and quality web sources as far back as 1823. Includes 4 collections: life sciences, health sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences and humanities. Search documents, authors, or affiliation. Advanced search uses Boolean operators and codes. Limitable by facets. Provides related articles and citation information. Customizable personal accounts. Part of the SciVerse system

Date Coverage:
1823 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links

SPIE digital library

Provides access to journal, conference, and e-book publications by SPIE--The International Society of Optical Engineering. Advance search by keyword, author, article or proceeding title, citation, volume number. Figure search also available. Can limit by journal, proceeding, ebook, and date range. Personal accounts allow for alerts, saving figures and tables, and remote access. Related content also given

Date Coverage:
1962 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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SpringerLink

Provides online, full-text access to Springer's journal titles and ebooks as well as journals from other publishers as far back as 1832. Subjects include architecture and design; behavioral science; biomedical and life sciences; business and economics; chemistry and materials science; computer science; earth and environmental science; engineering; humanities, social sciences, and law; mathematics and statistics; medicine; physics and astronomy; and professional and applied computing. Full text available for articles and books marked with a green square. Searchable by keyword, author, DOI, publication, etc. Journals are browsable by collection or title. Customizable personal accounts

Date Coverage:
1832 to present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Uspto.gov

Serves as the home page of the United States Patent and Trademark Office's main web site and provides a searchable database for patents and trademarks, as well as information and FAQs on patents and trademarks

Date Coverage:
1790 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text
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Vocations & careers collection (Gale)

Provides access to professional and popular journals, newspaper articles, and other resources in the fields of careers and vocations, career counseling, and various areas of technical education (including engineering and allied health among others). Not limited to career and vocational literature, this database also includes professional literature for many technical and medical tech fields. Search by keyword, subject, name, etc., or browse by subject or publication. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
~19890 - present
Content Availability:
Some Full Text
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Web of science. Core collection

Provides access to bibliographic information of journal articles through the Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index Expanded, and Social Sciences Citation Index from 1900 to present. Search by topic, author, publication, editor, language, etc. Provides citation information. Limitable by facets. Customizable personal accounts

Date Coverage:
1900 to present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Web of science. Current contents connect

Contains table of contents and bibliographic information from scholarly journals and books since 1998 to present in the areas of Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences; Social & Behavioral Sciences; Clinical Medicine; Life Sciences; Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences; Engineering, Computing & Technology; Arts & Humanities; Business Collection; Electronics & Telecommunications Collection. Includes Basic Search (by topic topic, title, author, publication), Advanced Search, Browse Journals. Limitable by facets. Web of Science

Date Coverage:
1998 to present
Content Availability:
Citations Only
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Web of science. Data citation index

Provides bibliographic references to research data in the areas of Science (1900-present) and Social Science & Humanities (1900-present). Includes Basic Search (by topic, title, author, DOI, document type, etc.), Cited Reference Search, and Advanced Search. Document type includes Repository, Data study, and Data set. Entries include DOI or source URL for access to data. Includes links to related records and journal citations. Limitable by facets. Web of Science

Date Coverage:
1900 to present
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Full Text
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Web of science. Derwent innovations index

Provides patent information from Derwent World Patent Index® as well as patent citation information from Patents Citation Index®. Patent coverage to 1963; citations to 1973

Date Coverage:
1963 to present
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Web of science. Inspec

Indexes journal articles, conferences, monographs, reports, dissertations, and some patents in physics; electrical and electronic engineering; computing; control engineering; information technology; mechanical engineering; and production and manufacturing from 1969. Search by keyword, author, title, numerical data fields, chemical data fields, CODEN, patent number, etc. Web of Science

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1969 to present
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Web of science. MEDLINE

Indexes journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine. Coverage generally from 1946 to present with some older material. Covers life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering including aspects of biology, environmental science, marine biology, plant and animal science, biophysics, and chemistry. Uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities. Search keyword, author, title, etc. Limitable by abstract, article type, language, etc. -- Web of Science

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1950 to present
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Web of science. SciELO citation index

Indexes scholarly literature in the agricultural sciences, social science, biological sciences, engineering, earth sciences, health sciences, linguistics, mathematics, and physics published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Mexico, Peru, Portugal, South Africa, Spain, Venezuela

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1997 to present
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Wiley online library

Provides search access to all journals and e-books available from Wiley as well as full-text access to those journals and e-books to which the Baylor Libraries subscribe back to the first volume and issue of most works. Subjects include agriculture, aquaculture and food science; architecture and planning; art and applied arts; business, economics, finance and accounting; chemistry; computer science and information technology; earth and environment; humanities; law and criminology; life sciences; mathematics and statistics; medicine; nursing, dentistry and healthcare; physical sciences and engineering; psychology; social and behavioral sciences; and veterinary medicine. Full text available for articles with the unlocked icon. Searchable by keyword, title, author, publication, etc. Browsable by subject or journal. Customizable personal accounts. Wiley Online Library

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WorldCat

Contains an online catalog to the book, media, archival, journal, map, music, and special collections holdings of libraries across the United States and internationally. Can limit by year, type of material, and other factors. OCLC FirstSearch

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All years
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WorldSciNet

Provides access to more than 100 journals published by World Scientific and its associates. Subjects include chemistry; computer science; economics, finance, and management; engineering; environmental science; materials science, mathematics; medical and life sciences; nonlinear science; physics; and social sciences. Searchable by title, author, keyword, and year. Browsable by subject or journal title. Full text available for many journals

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