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  1. Mechanical and Transportation Engineering Abstracts
    1. Database Name: Mechanical and Transportation Engineering Abstracts
    2. Description: Covers all mechanical engineering and transportation engineering aspects from aerospace to automotive. Includes periodicals, conference papers, trade journals, magazines, books, patents, and technical reports.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/mteabstracts?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01667
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: More than 6.2 million records related to aerospace, automotive, energy, railway, naval and marine, industrial and manufacturing processes, forensics, design principles, and mathematics
    7. Time Span: 1960-present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  2. Mediamark Research
    1. Database Name: Mediamark Research
    2. Description: Use this database to find detailed information about the demographics and lifestyles of consumers and media audiences. Information includes consumer demographics, psychographics/lifestyles, product and brand usage, and media preferences.
      First time users must register using UMD email domain. To register, go to Mediamark, click on Register for a FREE Account, and follow instructions.
    3. Host URL: http://www.mriplus.com/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD04386
    5. Vendor: Mediamark Research, Inc.
    6. Coverage: Marketing, Advertising and Consumer Analysis.
    7. Time Span: CD-ROM Survey data coverage. Updated twice a year.
    8. Restrictions: Only 2 simultaneous users allowed.
  3. Medline (EBSCO)
    1. Database Name: Medline (EBSCO)
    2. Description: [mobile version]
      Provides abstracts and indexing using Medical Subject Headings (MESH) for about 4,600 biomedical journals published in the U.S. and 70 foreign countries.
    3. Host URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=cmedm
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01513
    5. Vendor: EBSCO
    6. Coverage: Covers the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, psychiatry, pre-clinical sciences, medical education and health care planning and administration of services.
    7. Time Span: 1966-present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Search Hints: Do not attempt to search on authors by truncating the first name. Last, F? will often result in zero hits. Try searching on Last or Last, First

      There are no ISBNs in this database.
  4. MedlinePlus
    1. Database Name: MedlinePlus
    2. Description: MedlinePlus, is a goldmine of good health information from the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine. Health professionals and consumers alike can depend on it for information that is authoritative and up to date. MedlinePlus has extensive information from the National Institutes of Health and other trusted sources on over 650 diseases and conditions.
    3. Host URL: http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD04685
    5. Vendor: National Library of Medicine
  5. Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print (EBSCO)
    1. Database Name: Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print (EBSCO)
    2. Description: The most authoritative and well-known index to educational, psychological, and vocational tests and measurements commercially published in the English language. The Mental Measurements Yearbook consists of full-text descriptive entries, references, and full-text critical reviews of more than 2,200 assessment tools..“Includes Tests in Print"
    3. Host URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=mmt
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01755
    5. Vendor: Ebsco
    6. Coverage: A useful tool in the fields of education, psychology, psychiatry, behavioral science, and speech, language, and hearing.
    7. Time Span: (1938-current)
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Search Hints: This electronic version of Mental Measurements Yearbook provides information on tests that are described in volumes 1 -(1938-current) of this series.
  6. Merck index
    1. Database Name: Merck index
    2. Description: The Merck Index Online offers highly authoritative, reliable information on chemicals, drugs and biologicals. It contains over 11,500 monographs – including historic records not available in the print edition.
    3. Host URL: http://www.rsc.org/merck-index
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08688
  7. Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts
    1. Database Name: Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts
    2. Description: Contains records drawn from the World's literature on meteorology, climatology, atmospheric chemistry and physics, astrophysics, hydrology, glaciology, physical oceanography and environmental sciences. Summaries from over 600 journal titles, as well as conference proceedings, books, technical reports and other monographs, are included. Each record includes complete citation information, Universal Decimal Classification subject classifications, and subject descriptors drawn from the MGA Controlled Vocabulary. Online versions of the Controlled Vocabulary and the UDC subject classifications are available to facilitate online searching. MGA is produced by the American Meteorological Society and is published by CSA. Coverage dates are 1974 to the present.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/mga?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08140
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  8. Microbiology Abstracts
    1. Database Name: Microbiology Abstracts
    2. Description: Provides citations and summaries of original research in three categories of microbiology. Industrial and Applied Microbiology Abstracts (A), Bacteriology Abstracts (B), and Algology, Mycology, and Protozoology (C) can each be searched individually or simultaneously. Microbiology A retrieves articles related to practical applications in agriculture, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. Included are references to topics on antibiotic and antimicrobial agents, fermentation processes for foods, plant diseases, and isolation and identification of microorganisms. Microbiology B retrieves articles for research in bacterial immunology, vaccinations for human and other animals, and clinical applications. Microbiology C retrieves articles for research on algae, fungi, protozoa, or lichens. Thousands of new citations are added each year to each of the three areas.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/?accountid=14696&selectids=1007531,1007431,1007530
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01688
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: Covers a wide range of research, clinical, and practical applications in microbiology and bacteriology. Includes reference information, clinical implications, and practical use of various organisms.
    7. Time Span: Dates of coverage for each collection from 1982-current.
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Search Hints: Subject searches include titles and abstracts in the search.

      ISBNs sometimes include hyphens and sometimes don't.

      Try both versions to make sure you've found all possible records.
      Additional collections in science, social science, arts, and humanities can be searched simultaneously through main portal for Cambridge Scientific Abstracts. Titles formerly published by R. R. Bowker are available in full text through Ingenta.
  9. Middle and Junior High Core Collection
    1. Database Name: Middle and Junior High Core Collection
    2. Description: Middle and Junior High Core Collection is ideal for libraries serving readers in grades five through nine. This collection contains over 19,000 entries for nonfiction and fiction works recommended for children and adolescents.
    3. Host URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=mjx
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08546
    5. Vendor: EBSCO
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    7. Search Hints: ISBNs are not part of a searchable field in this database.

      Do not attempt to search on authors by truncating the first name. Last, F? will often result in zero hits. Try searching on Last or Last, First