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Best Sources: Academic Search Premier, BioOne, JSTOR eJournal Finder

Database
Description
Vendor
UALC
Academic Search Premier
Y
Journals, magazines, and newspapers in most academic subjects. Search results can be limited to full text and scholarly (peer reviewed) journals.
EBSCO
Y
AccessScience
Y
McGraw-Hill Encyclopedias of Science & Technology, a science and technology resource that includes articles, research updates, definitions, illustrations and graphics. Restricted to one user at a time.
McGraw-Hill
N
AGRICOLA
N
Indexes journal articles, book chapters, short reports and reprints from the National Agricultural Library.
EBSCO
Y
AGRICOLA (free version)
Y
Citations and abstracts in all areas of agriculture including cooperative extension, food science, forestry, home economics, nutrition, rural sociology and veterinary medicine. 1970 to the present. Updated monthly. This database is available to anyone.
NAL
N
Annual Reviews
Y
Critically reviews the most significant primary research literature for 29 focused disciplines within the biological, medical, physical and social sciences.
Annual Reviews
Y
Biological Abstracts
N
Bibliographic references covering latest information in virtually every life science discipline including biomedical research literature from 4,000+ international journals. Most of the records include informative abstracts written by the author. Subscription includes 2010 & 2011.
EBSCO
N
BioOne
Y
BioOne is a unique aggregation of high impact bioscience research journals covering biological, ecological and environmental sciences.
BioOne
Y
Birds of North America
Y
Comprehensive reference for life history information for North American bird species. Database includes text, photographs, vocalizations, and video. From the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology.
Cornell
N
Dissertations @ the U of U
Y
Provides access to doctoral dissertations and master's theses from the University of Utah.
Proquest
Y
DOAJ -- Directory of Open Access Journals
Y
Contains hundreds of free, online journals organized by topic.
Lund Univ. Libraries
N
Ecopsychology
Y
Peer-reviewed online journal which explores the relationship between environmental issues and mental health and well-being.
Mary Ann Liebert Online
N
Encyclopedia of Life
Y
A free, online collaborative encyclopedia intended to document and organize all information about life on Earth. Content ranges from historical literature and biological descriptions to images, videos and distribution maps.
EOL
N
GreenFILE
N
This database contains information focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment. There are 295,000 records with 4,600 full text articles.
EBSCO
N
HighWire
Y
Contains full text and abstracts of science and medical articles including MEDLINE.
Stanford
N
Ingenta
Y
A source for full text articles in a variety of subject areas. Some articles require payment.
Ingenta
N
JSTOR
Y
Provides full text back issues of academic journals.
JSTOR
Y
JSTOR Plants
Y
Plant type specimens, taxonomic structures, scientific literature, and related materials.
JSTOR
Y
National Research Council of Canada Research Press
N
Contains full text & abstracts from Canadian journals in biology, botany, chemistry, engineering, etc.
NRC Research Press
Y
NBC Learn Higher Ed
Y
NBC Learn provides thousands of videos, historic newsreels, and photographs available with transcripts. Register to save and add notes to videos and create personal playlists.
NBC
N
NCBI Bookshelf
Y
Free fulltext biomedical books from the National Library of Medicine.
NLM
N
NLM Gateway
Y
Search multiple databases from the National Library of Medicine including, MEDLINE, MedlinePlus, Clinical Trials, TOXLINE, GENE-TOX, and others. Full text resources include PubMed Central journals and Bookshelf biomedical books.
U.S. Govt.
N
Ornithological Literature
N
Ornithological Worldwide Literature, OWL, is a database of worldwide ornithological literature for the past 50 years.
AOU, BOU
N
Oxford Reference Online
Y
Access to reference sources in all disciplines. Click Advanced Search to search by subject; click Subjects & Books to search individual titles.
Oxford Univ. Press
N
PubMed Central
Y
NIH's digital archive of full text life sciences journal literature.
NIH
N
Sage Journals Online
Y
Full text access to 450+ SAGE journal titles in the social sciences, humanities, medicine, engineering, and physical and life sciences, with backfiles to 1999.
Sage Publishing
N
Science.gov
Y
Science.gov is a gateway to government science information provided by US Government science agencies, including research and development results.
U.S. Govt.
N
ScienceDirect
N
Search for article abstracts in over 2000 journals in the physical sciences and engineering, life sciences, health sciences, and social sciences and humanities, published by Elsevier. Records include citations and abstracts only.
Elsevier
N
SciFinder Scholar
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Abstracts from Chemical Abstract Service (CAS). If you do not have a SciFinder account, click HERE to register and create a username and password.
CAS
N
Scirus
N
A free site for finding science related web sites and content.
Elsevier
N
SPORTDiscus with Full Text
Y
SPORTDiscus FT is a comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals, providing full text for more than 490 journals indexed in SPORTDiscus, containing full text for many of the most used journals in the SPORTDiscus index - with no embargo.
EBSCO
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