Library Databases A-Z

Found: 33 database(s) HuskyFetch Enabled
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Academic OneFile
Coverage: 1995 - Present
F M
Scope: premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects.
Access Note: Academic OneFile's coverage includes Agriculture, Communication and Mass Media, Computers, Criminal Justice, Diversity Studies, Environmental Studies and Policy, Expanded Academic ASAP, Fine Arts, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues, Health Reference Center Academic, LegalTrac, Information Science and Library Issues, Nursing and Allied Health, Physical Therapy and Sports Medicince, Pop Culture, Psychology, Religion and Philosophy, War and terrorism, U.S. History, and World History.
ACS Publications
Coverage: 1879 - Present
  F M
Scope provides full-text searching and instant access to all titles published by ACS from 1879 to present with seamless integration of searches between the Archives and the Web Editions. Articles will be delivered in convenient PDF format with the same high level of readability as the original document.
Annual Reviews
Coverage: 1932 - Present
  F M
Scope: Critical reviews written by discipline specialists for 34 focused disciplines within Biomedical/Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Social Sciences.
Applied Science & Technology Abstracts
Coverage: 1983 - Present
  M
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.
ASCE Online Research Library
Coverage: 1983 - Present
  F M
Scope: a comprehensive online tool for locating articles of interest across all disciplines of civil engineering. The Research Library provides you with unprecedented access to more than 33,000 full-text papers from ASCE Journals (1983 - )and Proceedings (2000 - ) published.
ASEE Annual Conference Proceedings
Coverage: 1996 - Present
  F Open Access
Scope: The American Society for Engineering Education is committed to furthering education in engineering and engineering technology. This mission is accomplished by promoting excellence in instruction, research, public service, and practice; exercising worldwide leadership; and fostering the technological education of society.
BioOne (ProQuest)
Coverage: 1998 - Present
  M
Scope: Search and link to the BioOne collection of research journals covering topics in biological, ecological and environmental sciences from the ProQuest search interface.
Climate Data Online
Coverage: 1981 - Present
  F Open Access
Scope: Contains the National Climatic Data Center's archive of historical weather and climate data in addition to station history information. These data include quality controlled daily, monthly, seasonal, and yearly measurements of temperature, precipitation, wind, and degree days as well as radar data and 30-year Climate Normals. The NCDC is a part of the U.S. Dept. of Commerce's National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Compendex
Coverage: 1884 - Present     
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  M
Scope: Scope: provides comprehensive access to the latest engineering research covering engineering and applied science, containing over seven million references and abstracts taken from over 5,000 engineering journals, conferences and technical reports. Compendex includes Engineering Index (1884-1969).
Access Note: Compendex is sometimes referred to as Engineering Village.
CRCnetBASE (formerly known as ENGnetBASE)
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: compiles a wide range of information previously published in CRC engineering handbooks. The online database will be updated continually, and its coverage will be expanded. Current coverage includes general, structural, electrical, mechanical, civil, environmental, remediation, and optomechanical engineering.
Dissertations and Theses @ Michigan Technological University
Coverage: 1968 - Present
  F M
Scope: provides a searchable full text database of dissertations submitted by Michigan Tech to UMI's Dissertation database. Full-text PDF files are available for most dissertations from 1968. Also includes some theses.
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.
Espacenet
Coverage: 1836 - Present
    Open Access
Scope: Free access through the European Patent Office (EPO) to more than 70 million patent documents worldwide containing information about inventions and technical developments from 1836 to today.
Forest Science
Coverage: 1939 - Present
  M
Scope: provides bibliographic citations and abstracts published in Forestry Abstracts from the first volume in 1939 to the current and ongoing issues. TreeCD also covers all of the Forest Product Abstracts and Agroforestry Abstracts from their respective beginnings. With over 490,000 abstracts, TreeCD is a comprehensive guide to international forestry literature available for individuals concerned with development, production, utilization, improvement, ecology and management of the earth's forests.
Access Note: Previsouly known as Forest Science Database.
Google Scholar
Coverage: 1900 - Present
F M
Scope: web search engine designed specifically to locate scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports across broad areas of research.
Access Note: click here for additional information about Google Scholar.
Also if you are coming from off campus you will be asked for your ISO Login and Password. This will grant you full text access to those full text resources that the JRVP library has secured.
Green Energy: An A to Z Guide
Coverage: 2010 - 2010
  F M
Scope: This volume provides an overview of the social and environmental dimensions of our energy system, and the key organizations, policy tools, and technologies that can help shape a green energy economy. Each entry draws on scholarship from across numerous disciplines in the social sciences, natural and physical sciences, and engineering.
Manual of Concrete Practice
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: ACI Manual of Concrete Practice (MCP) contains all of the American Concrete Institute documents you need to answer your questions about code requirements, specifications, tolerances, concrete proportions, construction methods, evaluations of test results, and many more topics. In fact, the Online MCP includes over 4600 pages and 180 of the most used documents on concrete technology. Topics Include: Materials and Properties Construction Practices, Inspection, and Pavements Use of Concrete Buildings, Bridges and Special Structures Precast Concrete, Masonry, and Special Processes
Access Note: User name and password required for access. For assistance please contact a librarian Monday-Friday 9am to 5pm (906) 487-2507 or reflib@mtu.edu.
NGWA Archives
Coverage:
    Open Access
Scope: contains more than 90,000 ground water literature citations with key words, abstracts, chemical compounds, biological factors, geographic locations, authors, titles, publication source names, and more. Previously known as Ground Water On-line.
ProQuest
Coverage:
F M
Scope: provides seamless access to and navigation of more than 125 billion digital pages of the world's scholarship, delivering it to the desktop and into the workflow of serious researchers in multiple fields, from arts, literature, and social science to general reference, business, science, technology, and medicine.
ProQuest Biological Science Collection
Coverage: 1971 - Present
F M
Scope: benefits any researcher working with algae, fungi, protozoa, or lichens, separating out all the relevant studies in the literature and organizing them in one source for easy reference. The scope of coverage includes reproduction, growth, life cycles, biochemistry, genetics and infection and immunity in man, other animals and plants. This database is a convenient and time- saving resource for microbiologists as well as research professionals in immunology, pathology, environmental research, toxicology and other related fields.

This collection includes the following sub collections: Algology Mycology & Protozoology Abstracts, Animal Behavior Abstracts, Aquatic Science & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA), Bacteriology Abstracts, Biochemistry Abstracts, Biotechnology Research Abstracts, Calcium & Calcified Tissue Abstracts, Chemoreception Abstracts, COS Conference Papers Index, Ecology Abstracts, Endocrinology Abstracts, Entomology Abstracts, Genetics Abstracts, Health & Safety Science Abstracts, Human Genome Abstracts, Immunology Abstracts, Industrial & Applied Microbiology Abstracts, MEDLINE, Neuroscience Abstracts, Nucleic Acids Abstracts, Oncogenes and Growth Factors Abstracts, Plant Science, Toxicology Abstracts, TOXLINE, and Virology & AIDS abstracts.

ProQuest Engineering Collection
Coverage: 1966 - Present
F M
Scope: contains engineering related full-text articles, granular access to millions of figures and tables within articles, and the entire range of bibliographic records from the Engineering Research Database. Engineering Research Database contains a comprehensive index to world literature on technological and engineering innovations going back to 1966.

This collection includes the following sub collections: Abstracts in New Technology & Engineering, Biotechnology & BioEngineering Abstracts, Biotechnology Research Abstracts, Civil Engineering Abstracts, Earthquake Engineering Abstracts, Environmental Engineering Abstracts, and Mechanical & Transportation Engineering Abstracts.

ProQuest Environmental Science Collection
Coverage: 1967 - Present
F M
Scope: contains environmental science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM). ESPM provides unparalleled and comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.

This collection includes the following sub collections: Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA): Aquatic Pollution & Environmental Quality, Bacteriology Abstracts (Microbiology B), COS Conference Papers Index, Ecology Abstracts, Environment Abstracts, Environmental Engineering Abstracts, Environmental Impact Statements: Digests, Environmental Impact Statements: Full Text, Health & Safety Science Abstracts, Industrial and Applied Microbiology Abstracts (Microbiology A), Pollution Abstracts, Risk Abstracts, Sustainability Science Abstracts, Toxicology Abstracts, TOXLINE, Water Resources Abstracts

ProQuest SciTech Collection
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: This database combines full text journals with detailed indexing of global literature on natural sciences, engineering and technology. Areas covered include materials science, aerospace engineering, civil engineering, biology, aquatic sciences, environmental science, computer science and earth sciences in addition to many more. It fully incorporates ProQuest Natural Science Collection and ProQuest Technology Collection.
SAGE full-text collections
Coverage:
    M
Scope: provides online access to the full text of individual SAGE journals. The SAGE Full-Text Collections.
Science.gov
Coverage:
  F Open Access
Scope: contains reliable information resources selected by respective government agencies as their best science information. Two major types of information are included: selected authoritative science Web sites; and databases of technical reports, journal articles, conference proceedings and other published materials.
ScienceDirect
Coverage: 2003 - Present
F M
Scope: extensive and unique full-text collection covers authoritative titles from the core scientific literature. ScienceDirect is designed as a basic electronic version of Elsevier Science print allowing you to access full-text articles published since 2003.
SciTech Connect
Coverage: 1948 - Present
  F Open Access
Scope: U.S. Dept of Energy sponsored technical reports, journal articles, conference papers, books, multimedia and data information covering the science, technology and engineering of energy. Combines the Energy Citations and the Information Bridge databases produced by DOE and its predecessors.
Scopus
Coverage:
  F M
Scope: The largest abstract and citation database with broad content coverage of the sciences, social sciences, medicine, arts, and humanities through 21,000 journals and other content. Find citations to known authors or works. Search by keyword, title, author affiliation and view analyses of researcher or research group impact. Includes patents from five international patent offices, a substantial number of conference proceedings and an increasing number of books. Alternative metrics tracking reputation through Mendeley, CiteULike, social media and the popular press. Disambiguate your identity with Scopus Author Identifier. To be evaluated for continued subscription in March, 2015.
SpringerLink - eBooks
Coverage: 2005 - Present
  F M
Scope: offer accurate reproductions of high quality Springer print book publications, together with all the added benefits of an online environment, including exceptional search capabilities and bookmarks. These eBooks include Reference Works, Monographs and Books Series. 23 book series that are part of this Collection have access going back to 1997.
TranStats: The Intermodal Transportation Database
Coverage: 1990 - Present
  F Open Access
Scope: for transportation researchers and analysts, aimed at providing "one stop shopping" for transportation data.
TRID : the TRIS and ITRD database
Coverage: 1960 - Present
    Open Access
Scope: Covers all modes and disciplines of transportation. Contains bibliographic citations for books, technical reports, conference proceedings and journal articles in the field of transportation research. Coverage is both United States and international. Resources are from the Transportation Research Board (U.S. National Academies) and OECD.
Web of Science Core Collection
Coverage: 1973 - Present
  M
Scope: Abstract and citation database with selective, multidisciplinary content from 12,000 journals. Find citations to known authors or works. Search by keyword, title, author affiliation and view analyses of research group or researcher impact. Constituent databases are: Science Citation Index Expanded (1973 - ); Social Science Citation Index (1973 -); Arts and Humanities Citation Index (1975 - ); SciELO (gold open access journals from Latin America, South Africa, Spain, Portugal); and MEDLINE (1950 - ). Disambiguate your identity with ResearcherID.
Wiley Online Library
Coverage: 1997 - Present
  F M
Scope: search across over 250 electronic journals covering many subject areas.

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