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AGRIS - A global public domain Database with 7635943 structured bibliographical records on agricultural science and technology. 77.67% of records are citations from scientific journals. The bibliographic references contain either links to the full text of the publication or additional information retrieved from related Internet resources
Archive of European Integration - A repository and archive for materials on European integration and unification. "The AEI is an electronic repository and archive for research materials on the topic of European integration and unification. The AEI collects two types of materials: certain types of independently-produced research materials and official European Community/European Union documents". - From database web site
arXiv - Open access to 858,598 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics
Bibliotheksverbund Bayern - It serves inter alia the central cataloging system with the composite database B3Kat which proves now around 23 million titles with about 48 million volumes. The data are available as Linked Open Data. Both the central cataloging system and the local systems of the Bavarian State Library and the university libraries are complemented by high-performance information retrieval systems that use the latest search engine technology. (German – translated from website) (German)
British Library Document Supply Centre Inside Serials & Conference Proceedings - British Library Document Supply Centre Inside Serials & Conference Proceedings is content licensed from the British Library’s Electronic Table of Contents File that has been added to EBSCO Discovery Service™ (EDS). This content helps to identify journal articles and conference papers available within the British Library’s Document Supply collections. The dataset combines article-level access to the top 20,000 research journals requested from the British Library along with papers from 16,000 annual conference proceedings—totaling nearly 40 million records providing broad subject coverage across all academic disciplines.
British Library EthOS - EThOS is the UK’s national thesis service which aims to maximise the visibility and availability of the UK’s doctoral research theses. There are approximately 300,000 records relating to theses awarded by over 120 institutions. Almost 100,000 of these also provide access to the full text thesis, either via download from the EThOS database or via links to the institution’s own repository. Of the remaining 200,000 records dating back to at least 1800, three quarters are available to be ordered for scanning through the EThOS digitisation-on-demand facility. Create a free account to access full text.
CEABA (Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology Abstracts) is a bibliographic database of international scientific and technical literature on chemical engineering and biotechnology. Citations include abstracts, most of which are in English, and some are in German. Titles and indexing are in English throughout the database. CEABA is a merger of the former database DECHEMA and CEA (Chemical Engineering Abstracts).
CogPrints is an electronic archive for self-archive papers in any area of Psychology, Neuroscience, and Linguistics, and many areas of Computer Science (e.g., artificial intelligence, robotics, vision, learning, speech, neural networks), Philosophy (e.g., mind, language, knowledge, science, logic), Biology (e.g., ethology, behavioral ecology, sociobiology, behavior genetics, evolutionary theory), Medicine (e.g., Psychiatry, Neurology, human genetics, Imaging), Anthropology (e.g., primatology, cognitive ethnology, archeology, paleontology), as well as any other portions of the physical, social and mathematical sciences that are pertinent to the study of cognition.
Digital Access to Scholarship at Harvard - DASH is the University’s central service for sharing and preserving work. In addition to the scholarly journal articles targeted by Harvard’s several open access resolutions, Harvard students use DASH to self-archive manuscripts and materials. DASH supports a variety of file formats, (including data, images, audio and video files, etc.)
Directory of Open Access Journals - The aim of the DOAJ is to increase the visibility and ease of use of open access scientific and scholarly journals, thereby promoting their increased usage and impact. The DOAJ aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use a quality control system to guarantee the content. In short, the DOAJ aims to be THE one stop shop for users of open access journal. Coverage:Subject: all scientific and scholarly subjects are covered. Types of resource: scientific and scholarly periodicals that publish research or review papers in full text. Acceptable sources: academic, government, commercial, non-profit private sources are all acceptable. Level: the target group for included journals should primarily be researchers. Content: a substantive part of the journal should consist of research papers. All content should be available in full text. All languages.
Energy Citations Database - provides free access to over 2,522,000 science research citations with continued growth through regular updates. There are over 332,000 full-text documents, primarily from 1943 forward, available via the database. Citations and documents are made publicly available by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE).
HeinOnline - Hein’s premier online research product with more than 100 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully-searchable, image-based format. HeinOnline bridges the gap in legal history by providing comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 1,800 law and law-related periodicals. In addition to its vast collection of law journals, HeinOnline also contains the Congressional Record Bound volumes in entirety, complete coverage of the U.S. Reports back to 1754, famous world trials dating back to the early 1700′s, legal classics from the 16th to the 20th centuries, the United Nations and League of Nations Treaty Series, all United States Treaties, the Federal Register from inception in 1936, the CFR from inception in 1938, and much more.
Informit Business Collection - An essential reference for business studies and research, Informit Business Collection delivers a range of authoritative, unique research from and about Australia and New Zealand. With content providers including Pacific Employment Relations Association, International Employment Relations Association, National Institute of Economic and Industry Research and the Australian Institute of Training and Development, the peer reviewed journals, reports and books included in this collection provide a broad research perspective. Whether you are a student, educator or researcher of business and economics, Informit Business Collection has your research covered.
Informit Health Collection - For authoritative health resources and research, look no further than the Informit Health Collection. Developed in response to growing demand for Australian and New Zealand health information, this Collection provides cover-to-cover full text access to core content from the region. Content includes Australian, New Zealand and Asia Pacific health journals, reports and case studies of practical support to anyone studying or working in therapeutic, diagnostic, preventative and primary health roles. Many titles included in the Collection are unavailable elsewhere online, including journals dedicated to specialist and current topics of interest.
Informit Humanities & Social Sciences Collection - Informit Humanities & Social Sciences Collection (HSS) includes high ranking and specialist research relating to all aspects of cultural, creative, Indigenous and social life. Dedicated to content from and about Australia, New Zealand and South East Asia, it is an essential reference point for those seeking fresh regional insights and for anyone interested in comparative or Australasian studies. Informit HSS Collection draws together content from reputable Asia-Pacific publishers and associations relating to arts, education, law literary studies, Indigenous/First Peoples studies, media, politics and sociology. 100% full text and including articles, books, papers and reports, this collection benefits anyone seeking new perspectives and distinct regional narratives.
Informit Indigenous Collection - The Informit Indigenous Collection (IIC) offers both topical and historical issues within Indigenous studies. Readily available, the multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary framework encompasses anthropology, community development, cultural studies, economics, education, health, history, human geography, law and land rights, literature, politics and policy making, (post)colonial studies, psychology, race studies, sociology and visual and performing arts. IIC gives access to emergent and ground breaking research within the global community offering scope for critical international engagement and debate. With material from Australia, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, North America and The Pacific, which normally is not easily located in standard resources, IIC is a platform for Indigenous worldviews.
Informit Literature & Culture Collection - RMIT Publishing has partnered with the Australia Council for the Arts to produce a comprehensive digital archive of Australia's most iconic literary and cultural journals. As the newest addition to RMIT Publishing's Informit databases, the 100% full text Literature & Culture Collection will span more than 70 years, and contain over 1,800 issues and 30,000 individual items. Newly published items will be added to the database as soon after publication as possible. So far, confirmed publications include Griffith Review, Island, Meanjin, Quadrant, Southerly and Wet Ink, with a number of others currently in negotiation.
J-STAGE - J-STAGE is an electronic journal site operated by Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST) and it makes electronic journals issued by Japanese academic institutions available to the public via the Internet.
JSTOR 19th Century British Pamphlets This collection, created by RLUK (Research Libraries UK), contains the most significant British pamphlets from the 19th century held in UK research libraries. Pamphlets were an important means of public debate, covering the key political, social, technological, and environmental issues of their day. They have been underutilized within research and teaching because they are generally quite difficult to access, often bound together in large numbers or otherwise hard to find in the few research libraries that hold them. The digitization of more than 20,000 pamphlets from seven UK institutions will provide researchers, students, and teachers with an immensely rich and coherent corpus of primary sources with which to study the socio-political and economic landscape of 19th century Britain. This collection was created with funding from the JISC Digitisation Programme.
JSTOR Arts & Sciences IV This collection has a strong focus on the professions of business, education, and law, and also includes titles in psychology and public policy and administration. Among the titles are highly influential and diverse publications from leading professional organizations in the fields of business and the social sciences.
JSTOR Arts & Sciences VIII The Arts & Sciences VIII Collection broadens JSTOR's coverage of core humanities disciplines including history language & literature, art & art history, and education. This collection also includes a group of rare 19th and early 20th century American Art periodicals digitized as part of a special project undertaken with the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Frick Collection, and the Brooklyn Museum of Art. This collection also includes journals in philosophy, classical studies, and music.
JSTOR Arts & Sciences IX With a minimum of 150 titles available by the end of 2012, the Arts & Sciences IX Collection widens JSTOR’s coverage in business and the social sciences. Journals from more than 25 countries provide outstanding international diversity, and rare materials bring unique depth to the collection, with research covering archaeology, anthropology, sociology, business, economics, population studies, and political science.
JSTOR Arts & Sciences X With a minimum of 125 titles available by the end of 2013, the Arts & Sciences X Archive Collection features broad coverage in Business and the Social Sciences. Sociology, Education, Public Policy & Administration, and the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine are all represented in this collection, and titles that are cross-listed in the Business III Collection contribute scholarship in the fields of Business, Economics, and Finance. The Arts & Sciences X Archive and Current Collections also include titles from new JSTOR disciplines, such as Transportation Studies and Development Studies. The titles included in the Arts & Sciences X Collection will serve researchers, scholars, and professionals in disciplines that rely on science and social science theory, data, and analysis to support their work in the field.
JSTOR Arts & Sciences XI Arts & Sciences XI will expand JSTOR’s coverage in the humanities, with scholarship in core fields of Language & Literature, History, and Art & Art History. Comprising a minimum of 125 titles, the collection will include important journals in Classical Studies, Architecture & Architectural History, and Music. Other discipline clusters will include Bibliography, Library Science, Religion, Philosophy, Archaeology, Performing Arts, Film Studies, and Linguistics. Interdisciplinary titles will broaden the scope of the collection to include area studies such as American studies, Asian studies, Jewish studies, and African American studies.
JSTOR Ireland The Ireland Collection, developed in cooperation with Queen's University Belfast, is an interdisciplinary collection of journals and other materials. It will contain a minimum of 107 journals, including journals with moving walls between 1 and 5 years and ceased journals from the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries. Over 200 monographs and 2,500 manuscript pages will also be included. Complementing JSTOR's existing collections, the Ireland Collection adds titles and resources across the arts, humanities, and sciences in disciplines such as music, art, history, literature, archaeology, mathematics, and biology. The content is international in scope, while also providing a rich focus on Ireland. The Ireland Collection was created with funding from the JISC Digitisation Programme.
JSTOR Life Sciences Life Sciences comprises the largest collection of journals in the field sciences, and broad coverage of the health sciences. At more than 160 journals and 8 million pages, the collection is JSTOR's largest, spanning more than 340 years of science history and research in the sciences. Disciplines include aquatic science, botany, developmental & cell biology, ecology, paleontology, and zoology.
LexisNexis U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection The U.S. Serial Set is a collection of U.S. Government publications compiled under directive of the Congress. It contains comprehensive and often detailed information on an extremely wide range of subjects. There has rarely been a published series of its depth and breadth of coverage, and none in this country as long-lived. Its earliest documents date from 1789 and additions are made continually.
LUNA Commons With the dynamic new front end, LUNA, users will be able to view and interact with hundreds of thousands of images made available from reputable sources for educational and public use.
Manuscriptorium Digital Library The Manuscriptorium project is creating a virtual research environment providing access to all existing digital documents in the sphere of historic book resources (manuscripts, incunabula, early printed books, maps, charters and other types of documents). These historical resources, otherwise scattered in various digital libraries around the world, are now available under a single digital library interface. The service provides seamless access to more than 5 million digital images. Requires free account
Minority Health Archive - an electronic archive for digital resource materials in the fields of minority health and health disparities research and policy. It is offered as a no-charge resource to the public, academic scholars and health science researchers interested in the elimination of racial and ethnic health disparities.
News (AP, UPI, etc.) –
NewsBank-Archives Convenient Web-based access to current and archived information helps users research and understand news, issues and events more completely. Using many primary sources’ backfiles, researchers can compare current and archived content to trace coverage of any subject. They can also track trends and developments, construct timelines, identify cause and effect relationships, discover details that may have been overlooked and much more.
NewsBank NewsBank, inc. has been one of the world’s premier information providers for more than 40 years. NewsBank’s comprehensive, Web-based research products satisfy the diverse needs of public libraries, colleges and universities, schools, military and government libraries, professionals and researchers. NewsBank’s extensive, turnkey media services – including hosting, distribution and e-commerce – enable publishers to leverage their current and archived content online to generate additional revenue in established markets while driving more traffic and extending their brand.
OAIster is a union catalog of millions of records representing open access resources that was built by harvesting from open access collections worldwide using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH). Today, OAIster includes more than 30 million records representing digital resources from more than 1,500 contributors.
OAPEN Library combines the advantages of an independently operating commercial venture with the benefits of being embedded in the scholarly community. Joining the OAPEN network involves no membership costs, while giving you privileged access to information-sharing and lobbying that are an important part of the initiative. Listing your titles in the OAPEN Library involves a fee which starts at around €700, depending on the size of your frontlist, as well as the number of titles submitted to the OAPEN Library.
Persée - Content from Persée epresents more than 390,000 articles from French journals covering the field of humanities. The journals are carefully selected by an editorial board, guaranteeing the collection’s scientific coherence. Persée content covers the following disciplines: Anthropology. Archaeology, Arts, Economics, Education Science, Geography, History, Information and Communication Sciences, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology. (French)
PhilSci Archive - an electronic archive for preprints in the philosophy of science. It is offered as a free service to the philosophy of science community. The goal of the archive is to promote communication in the field by the rapid dissemination of new work. PhilSci-Archive invites submissions in all areas of philosophy of science, including general philosophy of science, philosophy of particular sciences (physics, biology, chemistry, psychology, etc.), feminist philosophy of science, socially relevant philosophy of science, history and philosophy of science and history of the philosophy of science.
Publications New Zealand Metadata is New Zealand's national bibliography. The Publications New Zealand dataset contains bibliographic records of books, periodicals, films, music and other material published in New Zealand, or with a significant New Zealand content. The records in the dataset were created by the National Library and other New Zealand libraries, with a small number of bibliographic records coming from OCLC’s WorldCat. The National Library acknowledges the support of OCLC in permitting the inclusion of WorldCat derived records in the dataset. Records are provided in 2 formats: MARC and MARCXML - both being library catalogue record standards.
RCAAP - RCAAP constitutes a single entry point for searching, discovery and recall of thousands of scientific and scholarly publications, namely journal articles, conference papers, thesis and dissertations, distributed by several Portuguese repositories (Portuguese)
RACO - RACO (Catalan Journals Open Access) is a cooperative repository that can be viewed, open access to full text articles from scientific, cultural and scholarly Catalan journals.
RECERCAT - RecerCAT is an institutional repository of digital documents cooperative research universities and research centers in Catalonia in which participates the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Includes gray literature, i.e. not yet published articles (preprints), conference papers, research reports, working papers, final degree projects, etc. (Spanish)
SciElo - Collection of magazines and papers. Topics include Agricultural Science, Social Science, Biological Science, Engineering, Earth Science, Physics, Health and Human Science and Linguistics. Full papers are available for download. (Portuguese)
SOFIS-Sozialwissenschaftliche Forschungsinformationen SOFIS covers more interdisciplinary fields of social sciences, such as women's studies, leisure research, gerontology, social work, criminology (see also the classification of Social Sciences for SOFIS and SOLIS). SOFIS enthält ausführliche Beschreibungen von geplanten, laufenden und in den letzten zehn Jahren abgeschlossenen Forschungsarbeiten aus der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, aus Österreich und der Schweiz (Bestand Januar 2013: über 50.000 ProjektSOFIS contains detailed descriptions of planned, ongoing and completed in the last ten years of research from the Federal Republic of Germany, Austria and Switzerland (Inventory January 2013: over 50,000 projects).
SOLIS- Sozialwissenschaftliche Literatur SOLIS further interdisciplinary fields of social sciences, for example, women's studies, leisure research, gerontology, social work. Siehe auch die Klassifikation Sozialwissenschaften für SOFIS und SOLIS sowie die Liste der ausgewerteten Zeitschriften . See also the classification for social sciences and SOFIS SOLIS and the list of journals . Bestand, Zuwachs und ZugängeRund 433.000 sozialwissenschaftliche Veröffentlichungen werden in SOLIS mit einer kurzen Inhaltsangabe vorgestellt (Stand Januar 2013).Approximately 433,000 social science publications in SOLIS presented with a brief statement (as of January 2013). Jährlich kommen ungefähr 15.000 neue Nachweise hinzu. Are added each year about 15,000 new evidence. Bei rund 25.000 Nachweisen neuerer Veröffentlichungen sind Links zu Volltexten im Web enthalten: Es handelt sich dabei um Artikel in Online-Zeitschriften, um Forschungsberichte - überwiegend aus Institutsreihen - sowie einige Kongressberichte und Dissertationen. With approximately 25,000 references of recent publications contain links to full text on the web: These are to articles in online journals to research reports - mainly from institutional series - as well as several conference reports and dissertations.
SSOAR – Social Science Open Access Repository. SSOAR collects electronic full texts from the domain of the Social Sciences and makes these texts available according to the Berlin Declaration on Open Access to Scientific Knowledge. To offer a broad scope of relevant literature SSOAR has adopted different strategies of acquisition. Besides scientists who self-archive their full texts SSOAR wins large quantities of content through co-operation with institutes, scientific associations, publishers and editors. SSOAR mainly pursues the Green Way of Open Access and understands itself as secondary publisher of reviewed literature. The repository has been certified by DINI, the German Initiative for Networked Information (DINI certificate 2007). The DINI certificate confirms our compliance with formal and technical standards and quality criteria for open-access repositories.
Supplemental Index - This includes EBSCO-enhanced metadata for 22,895 journals & magazines (including 7,814 peer-reviewed journals) NOT found in Academic Search or Business Source, as well as 172,238 other sources (books, newspapers, etc.). This is NOT metadata from subject indexes like America: History & Life, CINAHL, Criminal Justice Abstracts, Historical Abstracts, SPORTDiscus, etc., which need a subscription to be included in EDS and would all have their own names on bibliographic records and within the Content Providers facet. Instead, this is metadata from other selected EBSCO full-text databases for which there is no A&I-only version.
SwePub - SwePub currently contains references to research publications registered in, at present, approximately thirty of the Swedish university publication databases.
TDX - A cooperative multidisciplinary repository of 13000 doctoral theses.
TEMA – With more than 4 million references the knowledge-database TEMA® Technology and Management is one of the major sources of bibliographic information for engineers, technicians and scientists.
University Press Scholarship Online - University Press Scholarship Online brings together the best scholarly publishing from around the world. Aggregating monograph content from leading university presses, UPSO offers an unparalleled research tool, making disparately published scholarship easily accessible, highly discoverable, and fully cross-searchable via a single online platform. Research that previously would have required a user to jump between a variety of books and disconnected websites can now be concentrated through the UPSO search engine.
USPTO Patent Applications
USPTO Patent Grants