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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.

BioOne Complete is aggregation of more than 180 high quality, subscribed and open-access titles focused in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences; 43% of titles are available online exclusively in BioOne Complete. BioOne is a nonprofit publisher.

1969 to present

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

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).

Coverage varies by title.

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

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.

1990 to present

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

1984 to present

Provides indexing & abstracts of articles from almost 300 U.S. and British journals and magazines on astronomy, biology, botany, chemistry, conservation, health & medicine, oceanography, physics, zoology and more.

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.

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.

From 1950s to present

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

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

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.

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Full text from vol.1 to present.

1990 to present

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

Choose your favorite online journals from Smith's collection and from open-access titles. Create your own bookshelf, create alerts, and sync across devices. See help for more information and download instructions for mobile version.

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.

1969 to present

Indexes over 1 million articles on capital markets; country studies; forecasting; environmental, labor and urban economics, government regulation, monetary theory, etc. 400+ journals full text.

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.

1975 to present

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

1872+

Full-text journals across the fields of electrical and biomedical engineering, communications, computer science, aerospace, energy, robotics, etc.. Also contains IEEE conference proceedings, standards and added content from IET, VDE & Bell Lab.

1997 to date

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

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 journal titles, plus 30,000 eBooks.

1915 to present

Covers current affairs, social and public policy issues in articles, books, hearings, reports, government publications, Internet resources, and more from 120 countries.

1993 to present

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

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.

Provides over 2 million citations to energy and energy related literature.

1983 to present

Abstracts and some full text of articles from 550+ sources in anthropology, political science, economics, psychology, geography, and sociology; with interviews, obituaries, and book reviews.