Databases by Subject


Environmental Studies

Subject Specific Databases:

Access: Unrestricted
Coverage: 15th century-present
Content: Citation index for National Agriculture Library. Contains limited full-text materials that include animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, aquaculture and fisheries, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences.

Environmental Index
Access: Network restricted
Coverage: 1972-present
Content: Abstracts for over 1000 titles in the area of environmental policy and studies. Over 500 titles have ongoing coverage. The product has an Environment thesaurus that will assist users in research.

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
Access: InfoTrac, network restricted
Coverage: 1980-present
Content: Collection of nearly 200 journals providing robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.

Access: unrestricted
Coverage: varies by title
Content: Indexing and abstracts for over 600 general and scholarly titles, "focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond"

JoVE - Journal of Visualized Experiments
Access: Network restricted
Coverage: 2006 to current
Content: The Journal of Visualized Experiments is the world's first peer-reviewed scientific video journal. View dynamic presentations of methods, data analyses, and results to learn new experimental techniques and improve reproducibility. Articles are published in the fields of biology, medicine, chemistry, and physical sciences.

Access: Network restricted
Coverage: Varies by title
Content: Full-text Ecology and Evolutionary Biology journals include: American Naturalist, Biotropica, Conservation Biology, Ecological Applications, Ecology, Estuaries, Evolution, Journal of Applied Ecology, Journal of Ecology, Oikos, and many more.

ProQuest Science Journals
Access: Restricted
Coverage: Varies
Content: Whether you're researching the effects of global warming or interested in the latest scandal surrounding genetically modified food, ProQuest Science Journals will guide you directly to the information you need. ProQuest Science Journals provides unmatched research support for both the applied and general sciences.

Science in Context
Access: Gale, Network Restricted.
Coverage: Varies
Content: Includes Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links for contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics

Social Sciences Full Text
Access: EBSCOhost, network restricted
Coverage: 1983-present
Content: Full-text, abstracts, and indexing of articles in a wide range of interdisciplinary fields covered in a broad array of social sciences journals. Subjects include Anthropology, Criminal Justice, International Relations, Political Science, Psychology and more.

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Historical New York Times


Looking for historic primary sources?  ProQuest provides access to the Historical New York Times with full page and article images and searchable full text back to the first issue in 1851.

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