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Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 6,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 10,100 journals and a total of more than 10,600 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 journals.

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McGraw-Hill's AccessMedicine delivers the latest medical advances and knowledge. Updated daily by world-renowned physicians and expanded continuously, it is designed for direct access to the information necessary for completing evaluations, diagnoses, case management decisions, conducting research, medical education, or self-assessment and board review.

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AGRICOLA, compiled by the U.S. National Agricultural Library (NAL), consists of over 2.5 million citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audio-visual materials, and technical reports. The records describe publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines.

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Index and abstracts to international journal articles in biological and medical research. BIOSIS Previews also covers books and meetings. Includes or has links to full-text.

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Birds of North America (BNA) Online provides a living resource of comprehensive life histories and current research for more than seven hundred species of birds breeding in the United States (including Hawaii) and Canada. Published by Cornell Lab of Ornithology and American Ornithologists' Union. Content includes photographs, illustrations, and videos displaying plumages, behaviors, habitat, nests, eggs, and more. In addition BNA Online includes sound recordings and calls of the species from Cornell's Macaulay Library of Natural Sounds. Contents are updated frequently, with contributions from researchers, citizen scientists, and designated reviewers and editors.

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ESA publishes a suite of publications, from peer-reviewed journals to newsletters, fact sheets and teaching resources.

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Environment Complete covers applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. Environment Complete contains citations for articles from 1,200 domestic and international journals, as well as 100 monographs. The database provides full text for many of the most used journals in the discipline, and for the conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Education.

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Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index is the premier resource for access to articles about gardens and plants. Topics include horticulture, botany, garden and landscape design & history, ecology, plant and garden conservation, garden management, and horticultural therapy. A highlight of the database is its focus on environmentally sustainable horticultural and design practices.

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History of Science, Technology, and Medicine is an international bibliography of history of science, technology, and medicine. HSTM indexes journal articles, conference proceedings, books, dissertations, serials, maps and other materials. This database integrates four bibliographies to create the definitive international database for the history of science, technology, and medicine. It reflects the influences of these fields on society and culture from prehistory to the present and offers outstanding value for interdisciplinary research.

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Portal to Web of Science, the renowned citation database, and other high quality, diversified scholarly information in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities.

This resource includes the Social Sciences Citation Index, the Arts & Humanities Citation Index, and the Science Citation Index Expanded.

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The JSTOR archive holds the complete digitized back runs of core scholarly journals, starting with the very first issues, some dating as far back as the 1600s. New titles and disciplines are being added regularly.

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Full text news, business, legal, medical, and reference information. Includes or has links to full text.

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MEDLINE with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for medical journals, providing full text for nearly 1,200 journals indexed in MEDLINE. Of those, more than 1,000 have cover-to-cover indexing in MEDLINE. With more than 1,400,000 full-text articles dating back to 1965, MEDLINE with Full Text is the definitive research tool for medical literature.

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"NRC Research Press publishes 16 journals in all scientific disciplines. More than 2000 manuscripts are published each year. All journals are available online full-text, and accessible online before print publication. " From publisher's website.

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Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) publishes cutting-edge research reports, commentaries, reviews, perspectives, colloquium papers, and actions of the Academy. Coverage in PNAS spans the biological, physical, and social sciences.

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PubMed provides free access to the NLM database of more than 11 million bibliographic citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care systems, and preclinical sciences. Links to the full-text of articles at participating publishers web sites. Links to the molecular biology databases maintained by NCBI. Interface developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Links to full-text of selected articles are available using this URL to access PubMed.

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SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the CAS databases that contain literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more! You can explore one single source for scientific information in journals and patent literature from around the world.

You must first register for a SciFinder account. You are required to use your university email address. Once you submit the requested information, a confirmation email will be sent to you. Follow the directions to complete the confirmation in order to activate you new Scifinder account. If you need further assistance, please consult the Scifinder tutorial under related Help.

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State Academies of Science Abstracts is an authoritative reference on studies specific to states and regions of the U.S. It is the foremost source of records on new species, range extensions, and threatened and endangered species.

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Developed by the British Library, European Bioinformatics Institute and UK partners in collaboration with founders of PubMed Central and the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the US. UK PubMed Central (UKPMC) contains more than 1.7million life science and biomedical research articles and abstracts of over 19 million articles indexed by PubMed, Patents, Agricola. Included are hard to find UK clinical guidelines and PhD theses

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