Library Databases A-Z

Found: 16 database(s) HuskyFetch Enabled
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Applied Science & Technology Abstracts
Coverage: 1983 - Present
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Scope: contains indexing and abstracts for nearly 800 core English-language, scientific and technical publications back to 1983. Content includes coverage of a wide variety of applied science specialties - acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics and much more.
Art Abstracts
Coverage: 1984 - Present
  M
Scope: is a comprehensive resource for art information featuring high-quality indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals dating back to 1984, including 280 peer-reviewed journals, as well as indexing and abstracting of over 13,000 art dissertations, and indexing of almost 200,000 art reproductions, which provide examples of styles and art movements, including works by emerging artists. The database covers fine, decorative and commercial art, folk art, photography, film, and architecture, and also includes a database-specific thesaurus.
Biography Index Past and Present
Coverage: 1946 - Present
  M
Scope: trusted, biographical resource. Featuring retrospective coverage from Biography Index back to its first publication in 1946, it combines retrospective coverage with current indexing to produce a comprehensive biographical resource for students, scholars, media professionals, book clubs, and all researchers seeking biographical information. Content Includes: Over a million article and book citations Retrospective coverage from Biography Index back to its first publication in 1946 Coverage of present-day news-makers Entries on individuals that reflect the perspective of the time when they were written.
Biological & Agricultural Index Plus
Coverage: 1997 - Present
  M
Scope: provides full text of articles from over 100 journals dating back to 1997, as well as indexing and abstracts of more than 380 publications. Subject coverage includes agriculture & agricultural research, atmospheric science, biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, botany, chemistry, environmental science, geology, marine biology microbiology, physics and much more.
Book Review Digest Plus
Coverage: 1983 - Present
  M
Scope: is a reference database that provides review excerpts and book summaries from 1983 to the present for current English-language fiction and non-fiction books for all ages. Abstracting and indexing is included for more than 163,950 books, with more than 8,000 new records from 120 periodicals added per year.
Business Abstracts with Full Text
Coverage: 1995 - Present
F M
Scope: offers a multitude of business magazines and scholarly journals: this comprehensive database contains the full text of articles from more than 510 key publications dating back to 1995, and provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more.
EBook Collection
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: Digital full-text versions of books such as reference works, scholarly monographs, literature and fiction. The J. Robert Van Pelt and Opie Library provides access to over 12,600 individual titles.
Access Note: eBook Collection was formally known as NetLibrary. To be able to download individual titles users need to create individual accounts. For assistance please contact a librarian Monday-Friday 9am to 5pm (906) 487-2507 or reflib@mtu.edu.
Education Abstracts
Coverage: 1983 - Present
  M
Scope: provides indexing and abstracts for more than 680 periodicals and yearbooks, dating as far back as 1983. Books on education published after 1995 are also indexed. Subject coverage includes adult education, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods and much more.
Essay and General Literature Index
Coverage: 1985 - Present
  M
Scope: is a unique reference database that cites records contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada. More than 320 single and multi-authored volumes are indexed annually with more than 20 selected annuals and serial publications.
General Science Abstracts
Coverage: 1984 - Present
  M
Scope: provides indexing and abstracts for nearly 300 periodicals dating as far back as 1984. Subject coverage includes astronomy, biology, botany, chemistry, conservation, health & medicine, oceanography, physics, zoology and much more.
Humanities Abstracts
Coverage: 1984 - Present
  M
Scope: provides detailed indexing for almost 700 periodicals covering the humanities - of which 470 are peer-reviewed - dating as far back as 1984, including feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
Index to Legal Periodicals and Books
Coverage: 1982 - Present
  M
Scope: is an excellent resource for attorneys, educators, business people, law librarians, students, paralegals and others involved with the law, providing complete coverage of the most important English language legal information, with international coverage of scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews and more.
Library Literature and Information Science Index
Coverage: 1980 - Present
  M
Scope: provides cover-to-cover indexing of over 400 journals, including key library and information science periodicals. Subjects include automation, cataloging, censorship, circulation procedures, classification, copyright legislation, government aid, library associations and conferences, library equipment and supplies, personnel administration, preservation of materials, and more. Coverage reaches as far back as 1980.
Readers' Guide Abstracts
Coverage: 1983 - Present
  M
Scope: includes abstracts and indexing of over 450 periodicals as far back as 1983. Subject coverage includes antiques, arts, business, computers, education, entertainment, film & television, gardening, health & medicine, history, home improvement, literature, news & current events, photography, popular & classical music, politics, popular culture, religion, science, sports & fitness, transportation, travel and much more.
Social Sciences Abstracts
Coverage: 1983 - Present
  M
Scope: provides access to a wide assortment of the most important English-language journals published in the U.S. and elsewhere, with abstracting and indexing of over 625 periodicals as far back as 1983, nearly 400 of which are peer-reviewed. Social Sciences Abstracts - covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences.
Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide
Coverage: 1935 - Present
F M
Scope: Indexes literature on wild mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. Covers more than 1.6 million bibliographic records many of which include abstracts. Major topics include studies of individual species, habitat types, hunting, economics, wildlife behavior, management techniques, diseases, ecotourism, zoology, taxonomy and related areas. Approximately 18,000 records are added per year.

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