Featured Science & Technology Databases


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Academic Search Complete A multi-subject database, provides hundreds of thousands of full-text articles from both popular magazines and scholarly journals on the topics of computers and computing, the Internet, networking, and telecommunications. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Science & Technology Collection Contains over 800 leading full text journals covering aeronautics, astrophysics, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, and materials science.  It provides indexing and  abstracts for an additional 1,700 publications. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Gale Interactive Science  Users can manipulate and explore 3D interactive models, allowing students to visualize and understand concepts in biology, chemistry, earth and space science. Reference and periodical content provide additional context for further understanding.  
Gale in Context: Science An online resource providing contextual information on hundreds of science topics. By integrating authoritative, curriculum-aligned reference content with headlines and videos, Science in Context draws students into the subject matter, showing how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues, from weather patterns to obesity. Content is aligned to National and State Science standards, including the TEKS, Next Generation Science Standards, and Project 2061, a long-term research and development initiative focused on improving science education. Content includes millions of full-text articles are drawn from hundreds of national and global newspapers, magazines, and journals, and more than 200 experiments and projects.  
Other Science & Technology Databases
Agricola Contains bibliographic records from the U. S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library.  Coverage goes back to 1970 and includes more than 2.5 million citations from journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports related to agriculture. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Computer Source Provides the latest information and current trends in high technology.  It offers full text for nearly 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 more. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
GeoRef The GeoRef database, established by the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) in 1966, provides access to the most comprehensive geoscience literature of the world. GeoRef contains millions of references to geoscience maps, serial, and non-serial literature. The database includes references to all publications of the U.S. Geological Survey. Master's theses and doctoral dissertations from US and Canadian universities are also covered. Coverage for North American resources starts in 1669, whereas worldwide coverage starts in 1933.  
GreenFILE GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects. Multidisciplinary by nature, GreenFILE draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. video cameraClick here for instructional videos
Information Science & Technology Abstracts Indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings and patents.  Coverage dates back to the mid-1960s. video cameraClick here for instructional videos

SciTech Premium Collection

The SciTech Premium Collection includes the Natural Science Collection and Technology Collection databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications and more. For researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline.  
TOXLINE This database, produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, provides bibliographic citations and abstracts from the core journal literature in all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants and mutagens and teratogens. Date coverage:  1999-Current  



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