Information Literacy Resources
Archives and Special Collections
CRC Press' collection of chemistry references, allowing seaching and extraction of essential data and tables. Includes (newest edition) The CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, the Combined Chemical Dictionary and its related dictionaries, CRC's Periodic Table, and more.
Broad science coverage, emphasizing life sciences, engineering, earth sciences and pharmacology. Over 1800 full-text journals. Includes coverage in the areas of business, management and accounting; economics, econometrics and finance; social science.
Hundreds of encyclopedias, reference and e-books covering many disciplines.
A client-server program used to access information in selected Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) databases: CAPlus, CARegistry, CAREACTS, CHEMCATS, and CHEMLISTS. It permits searching in a variety of ways: author name, research topic, substance identifier (CAS Registry Number, chemical name), chemical structure/substructure, or chemical reaction.
The most comprehensive science-specific search engine on the Internet, allowing one to.find the latest reports, peer-reviewed articles, patents, pre- prints and journals that other search engines miss, and offers unique functionalities designed for scientists and researchers. [mostly OPEN ACCESS]
Primarily scientific journals, emphasizing mathematics, physics and engineering. Contains 500 peer-reviewed journals, some not in English.
Portal for ISI Web databases : ISI Web of Science (Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index and Arts and Humanities Citation Index); ISI Current Contents Connect; and others. Indexes over 7,000 journals covering the following subjects: Sciences (including Medicine), Social Sciences (including Law), Arts and Humanities. Unique feature: cited reference searching allows researchers to discover who is citing their own (or someone else's) research and to follow citation links.
Provides access to the three major citation indexes: Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts and Humanities Citation Index. These databases bring together indexing for over 8,000 scholarly journals. Researchers can search citation data (from the footnotes of each article), taking a known, relevant paper or work and finding other, more recent papers that cite it.
Scores of reference sources in Business, Chemistry, Engineering, Mathematics and Statistics.