Earth & Ocean Sciences
Provides online access to core, peer-reviewed journals in the geosciences and is inter-operable with GeoRef.
Only those journals to which USC-Columbia subscribes are available full text. Strongest coverage in the sciences, but includes some business, humanities and social science journals.
Web of Science Core Collection
Indexes thousands of the most prestigious, high impact research journals in the world. Also has cited reference searching and ways to refine and analyze your search results. Includes three indexes: Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1975 to present), Social Sciences Citation Index (1900 to present), Science Citation Index Expanded (1899 to present).
Note: Previously our subscription began social sciences coverage in 1956. Coverage now extends back to 1900 in the social sciences.
Besides the subject citation databases, the Web of Science Core Collection also includes: Book Citation Index (2005 to present), Conference Proceedings Citation Index (1990-present), Current Chemical Reactions, and Index Chemicus
Covers the international technical literature on geology and geophysics.
Additional Databases (alphabetical)
Provides full-text access to critical review articles that synthesize the primary contributions in the areas of biomedical, physical, and social sciences.
ASFA - Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts
Abstracts of the world’s literature dealing with the science, technology, and management of marine, freshwater, and brackish water environments and organisms.
EIS: Digests of Environmental Impact Statements
EIS extracts the key issues from complex government-released environmental impact statements, converting massive documents into concise, readable abstracts.
Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management
Abstracts and citations are drawn from over 1500 scientific journals and thousands of other sources including conference proceedings, environmental impact statements, reports, books and government publications.
Full-text of back issues of more than 100 scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Issues are entered on-line after having been published for 2-5 years.
Focuses exclusively on worldwide technical literature pertaining to the marine and brackish-water environment.
Fully-indexed, cross-searchable database of over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.