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  • Search the 10th edition of McGraw-Hill's Encyclopedia of Science and Technology for authoritative articles in all major areas of science and technology. (Restricted to 3 simultaneous users.)

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  • Provides online full-text access to journals published by the American Chemical Society contained in two databases: ACS Web editions; and ACS Journal archives.

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  • Indexing and abstracts from 1983 to the present for nearly 800 core English-language, scientific and technical publications.

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  • Online, digital version of the print handbook of the same title. Searchable across tables and chapters, this resource provides access to physical science data, and physical property data of common compounds, both inorganic and organic. (Restricted to 2 simultaneous users.)

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  • A web search engine that provides a way to search the scholarly literature including articles, theses, books, abstracts, and court opinions.  Sources include academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities, and other web sites.

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  • The online version of Science Citation Index has been incorporated into the Web of Science database.

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  • Provides citation access to books and over 2,000 journals published by Elsevier in the following disciplines: science, technology, medicine, and social sciences. Full-text content is available to most of the journal titles 1995 to the present.

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  • Provides access to CAplus, MedLine, CASREACT, and the Registry database from Chemical Abstracts Service. Registration is required. The database includes journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference proceedings, technical reports, substance database and dissertations covered in Chemical Abstracts. The license includes the substructure search module. For guides and tutorials, see SciFinder Training Materials.

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  • Provides online full-text access to over 1400 journal titles from 1997 to the present and to books published from 2005 to 2011. Published content is predominantly in the sciences, medicine, technology, business and economics.

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  • Indexes and abstracts citations in research journals across the disciplinary spectrum. Online version of: Arts and humanities citation index (1975-present); Science citation index (1900-present); and Social sciences citation index (1956-present).

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  • Provides citation access to books and journals published by Wiley in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Full-text content is available to most of the journal titles 1997 to the present.

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