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Core Databases

1970 to present

Indexes 2,000+ journals and books, conference proceedings, research reports, government documents, theses, patents, and more on all aspects of agriculture.

1926 to present

Indexes articles in the life sciences and biomedical fields: biology, biochemistry, biotechnology, botany, zoology, agriculture, etc.

Indexes and provides over 50 full-text research and high-impact journals in the fields of biology, ecology, and the environmental sciences.

1926+

Covers all major areas in the life sciences, with broad coverage in molecular and cell biology, pharmacology, endocrinology, genetics, neurosciences, infectious diseases, ecology and organismal biology.

Coverage varies by title.

Covers a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information related to environmental issues.

1990 to present

Covers horticulture, garden/landscape design and history, botany, ecology, plant/garden conservation, garden management, and horticultural therapy.

1984 to present

Abstracts of articles from 160+ U.S. and British journals and magazines on anthropology, astronomy, pollution, biology, computers, earth sciences, medicine, health, and more.

1980 to present. MLIN

Articles on fitness, pregnancy, medicine, nutrition, diseases, public health, alcohol and drug abuse, HMOs, prescription drugs, and related topics.

2005+

Indexes and contains the full-text of over 145 journals across the fields of electrical and biomedical engineering, communications, computer science, aerospace, energy, robotics, and other related areas.

From 1950s to present

Lists over 14 million biomedical articles back to the 1950's. Check out the PubMed Tutorial.

Combines CrossFire Beilstein, Gmelin, and the Patent Chemistry Database. Each search yields a single set of results from the three component parts; each record includes excerpts from multiple patent or journal sources.

Indexes 2500 journals and 6000 books in science, technology and the social sciences from Elsevier Science.

1907 to present

Comprehensive chemical literature database. Requires registration [use @smith.edu]. See SciFinder Support & Training for more info.

1898 to present

(Formerly Web of Knowledge) Indexes and abstracts science & technology journals (1899 to present), social science journals (1898 to present), and arts & humanities journals (1975 to present) published around the world; offers cited reference searching.

1864+

The leading database of animal biology, taxonomic reference, and unofficial register of animal names. Coverage ranges from biodiversity and the environment to taxonomy and veterinary sciences.

More Article Databases

Indexes all ACS journals, with links to full text for most.

1990 to present

Tables of contents of 12,000+ journals in the sciences, humanities, and social sciences.

1969 to present

Comprehensive bibliographic database of engineering research literature, containing references to journals and conference papers.

1990+

Global coverage of over 148,000 conference proceedings, depicting the leading edge of research before it appears in journals.

Current coverage

Provides access to complete tables of contents, abstracts, bibliographic information, and abstracts from the most recently published issues of leading scholarly journals, as well as from more than 7,000 relevant, evaluated websites.

Provides a single point of access to quality research data from repositories across disciplines and around the world.

1985+

Detailed indexing & abstracting for environmental impact statements issued by the federal government. Each entry includes a clear description of the project, sections on positive & negative consequences, plus legal mandates.

1969+

Smith's subscription to the Engineering Village 2 platform includes access to Compendex (engineering) and GeoBase (earth sciences).

1980 to present. MLIN

Full text scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers. Covers the arts and humanities, the social sciences, science and technology, across all academic disciplines.

1973 to present

Lists research literature on earth sciences: geology, geography, environmental science, oceanography, geomechanics, alternative energy, pollution, waste management & conservation. Covers journals, trade publications, book & conference proceedings.

Links to scholarly books, articles and more. Results are incomplete and vary greatly by subject. Always use the libraries' research databases for a complete search of scholarly topics.

Covers the development of emerging green technologies, drawing on  newspapers, magazines & refereed journals; videos, podcasts & images; and case studies.  Navigate by  issue, organization & country portals.

1975 to present

Lists journal articles, proceedings, books, reviews & dissertations related to the development and influence of science.

1997 to date

Free searching and browsing of over 25 million articles, chapters, reports, etc. publications in all fields.

1969 to present

Covers scientific and technical journals and conference proceedings in physics, electrical engineering and electronics, computing and control, and information technology.

Complete full-text backfiles (excluding latest 2-5 years) for more than 1,000 scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Now includes current coverage for several hundred titles, with new additions every year.

Fully searchable abstract database covering ornamental plants, from breeding & propagation to production & transport.

1993 to present

Index of papers presented at conferences worldwide on a wide variety of subjects .

1993 to present

Lists papers from every congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received at the British Library.

An archive of life science journals provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

1845 to present

Authoritative articles (color PDF's) and book reviews for a general audience on aeronautics & space, biology, chemistry, the environment, medicine, and more. Includes Scientific American Supplement & Builders Archive.