Sciences - GeneralThe databases listed below cover multiple science disciplines. Select specific subject areas (Biology, Chemistry, etc.) to find databases devoted to particular fields.
General Science Full Text
Provides full text from more than 100 periodicals dating as far back as 1995, in addition to indexing and abstracts for nearly 300 periodicals back to 1984.
Applied Science & Technology Source
Covers a wide variety of applied science specialties—from acoustics and aeronautics, to neural networks and nuclear & civil engineering.
Biological and Agricultural Index Plus
Broad coverage of science issues, with about 45 percent of the focus on agriculture
Additional Databases (alphabetical)
Academic Search Complete
Covers all subject areas. Has a mix of magazines and journals, including many that are peer-reviewed.
Use to find quick facts, images or background information on various topics in dictionaries, encyclopedias and handbooks.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Searchable collection of reference books and encyclopedias in electronic format. Titles cover arts, biography, business, environment, history, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, science, and social science.
This freely accessible research database focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment.
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.
Fully-indexed, cross-searchable database of over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.
Science Reference Center
Science reference works and other sources geared towards k-12 students
Web of Science Core Collection (includes Citation Indexes)
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