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Found 55 items.


  1. Sabin Americana
    1. Database Name: Sabin Americana
    2. Description: Sabin Americana, 1500–1926 is an online collection of books, pamphlets, serials and other works about the Americas, from the time of their discovery to the early 1900s. Covering a span of 400 years in North, Central and South America, as well as the Caribbean, this fully searchable digital archive is an essential tool for the study of the western hemisphere. It provides primary source material critical to the understanding of the society, politics, religious beliefs, literature, customs and events of the times.
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    5. Vendor: Gale / Learning
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    7. Search Hints: Searching for ISSNs or ISBNs is not supported.

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  2. Sabin Americana (Artemis Interface)
    1. Database Name: Sabin Americana (Artemis Interface)
    2. Description: The Artemis interface enables cross-searching between the following Gale primary source collections: Eighteenth Century Collections Online, Making of Modern Law, Making of the Modern World, and Sabin Americana. It also includes textual analysis tools such as term clusters and term frequency.
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  3. Safari Tech Books Online
    1. Database Name: Safari Tech Books Online
    2. Description: Electronic reference library for Information Technology and Computer Science. Includes hundreds of books published by O'Reilly, designed to address the needs for reference content in the areas of information technology, desktop applications and business.
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    5. Vendor: ProQuest
    6. Coverage: Applied sciences, business, certification, computer science, desktop publishing, e-commerce, graphics, hardware, HCI, IT management, multimedia, networking, operating systems, programming, security, software engineering.
    7. Time Span: 2001 - present
    8. Restrictions: Only 3 simultaneous users allowed.
  4. Safety Science and Risk
    1. Database Name: Safety Science and Risk
    2. Description: Abstracts from 1579 serials, mostly selective
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    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: Produced by University of Southern California and the University of Waterloo. Covers public health, safety, industrial hygiene, environmental and occupational risks and hazards.
    7. Time Span: 1981 - current
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Search Hints: ISBNs must be searched as they appear in the record (with or without hyphens).

      Subject searches include titles and abstracts in the search.

      Updated monthly; 131,400+ records as of September 2000. Print Equivalents: Health & Safety Science Abstracts; Risk Abstracts
  5. SAGE Reference Collection
    1. Database Name: SAGE Reference Collection
    2. Description: Online versions of published reference works from SAGE. A great place to begin your research.
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    5. Vendor: Credo Reference
    6. Time Span: 2002-2010
    7. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  6. San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922) (Historical Newspapers)
    1. Database Name: San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922) (Historical Newspapers)
    2. Description: The San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue
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    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Time Span: 1865-1922
    7. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  7. Schillers Werke
    1. Database Name: Schillers Werke
    2. Description: Schillers Werke comprises the whole of the Nationalausgabe, the finest and most complete critical edition of his works, letters, and conversations, including all illustrations, notes, variants, and indexes. It currently includes 46 volumes, with further volumes added to the Web edition, and includes notes on sources as well as on the genesis of the works and their subsequent influence on German literature.
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  8. SciELO
    1. Database Name: SciELO
    2. Description: Full-text database of a selected number of peer reviewed Latin American science and social science journals.
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    5. Coverage: Coverage is from 1997 to the present and articles are published in English, Portuguese or Spanish.
  9. Science Citation Index (Web of Science)
    1. Database Name: Science Citation Index (Web of Science)
    2. Description: A multidisciplinary index covering the journal literature of the sciences. It indexes more than 5,700 major journals across 164 scientific disciplines. The best database for finding what papers have cited other papers. Cited references can be traced forward in time.
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    5. Vendor: Institute for Scientific Information (ISI)
    6. Coverage: Some of the disciplines covered include agriculture, astronomy, biochemistry, biology, chemistry, computer science, materials science, mathematics, medicine, neuroscience, physics, plant sciences, and zoology.
    7. Time Span: 1945-present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Search Hints: Select "ISI Web of Science" from the pull-down menu at the top of the page.
  10. Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical
    1. Database Name: Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical
    2. Description: Science in the Nineteenth-Century Periodical (SciPer) Index provides a scholarly synopsis of the material relating to science, technology, and medicine appearing in sixteen general periodicals published in Britain between 1800 and 1900. With entries describing around 7,500 articles (doubling to more than 15,000 when complete), and with references to over 5,500 individuals, 2,000 publications, and 1,000 institutions, it provides an invaluable research tool for those interested in the representation of science and in the interpenetration of science and literature in nineteenth-century Britain, as well as for students of the period more generally.
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