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ACS Publications provides abstracts and full text for journals and magazines from the American Chemical Society. This site is the source for 1879-1995 ACS journal articles, known as the ACS Legacy Archives.

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This database provides indexing and abstracts from more than 4,000 current serial and non-serial titles, including content from AIAA and NASA. The database currently includes over 3.6M records from periodicals, conference papers, trade journals, magazines, books, patents and technical reports, with indexing back to the early 1960's. Covers all aspects of applied research in the aerospace and space sciences.

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Elsevier Backfiles on ScienceDirect allow you to retrieve scientific information that wasn't previously accessible electronically and difficult or even impossible to locate in print. Including all articles, right back to the very first issue of each publication (where possible), Backfiles help you ensure that your collection is truly complete.

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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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"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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Polymer Library is the only database in the world which is dedicated exclusively to information on rubbers, plastics, adhesives and polymeric composites. There are more than 700,000 records in the database covering commercial, marketing, technical and academic aspects of the rubber and plastics industry. Source material for the database is selected from more than 500 journals in a wide range of languages from 30 different countries.

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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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"Reaxys is a web-based search and retrieval system for chemical compounds, bibliographic data and chemical reactions. It is built to support chemists in their daily work with focused and relevant information in organic, inorganic and organometalic chemistry. Expert chemists carefully select journals and patents so that only high-quality, experimental data are included in Reaxys." From publisher's website.

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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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Scopus is available on a trial basis for three years through OhioLINK.

"SciVerse Scopus is the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature and quality web sources.

  • Contains 41 million records, 70% with abstracts
  • Nearly 18,000 titles from 5,000 publishers worldwide
  • 70% of content is pulled from international sources
  • Includes over 3 million conference papers
  • Provides 100% Medline coverage
  • Offers sophisticated tools to track, analyze and visualize research"
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Springer chemistry and materials science journal archives provides a comprehensive body of scientific, medical and technical research documentation accessible to scientists, researchers and other professionals. A total of 18 million archived records and approximately 800 journals, many from Volume I, Issue 1, are available for veiwing.

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