Databases A-Z

A-Z list of online resources, including journal & e-book databases:

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ABI/InformABI/INFORM Complete’s massive content set—which includes important full-text journals and much sought-after titles from the business press as well as key trade publications, dissertations, conference proceedings, and market reports—will help today’s researchers resolve tomorrow’s problems. ABI/INFORM Complete includes all content found in ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Dateline, ABI/INFORM Research, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Archive.
Academic Search PremierAcademic Search Premier is a giant database that covers more than 8,000 journals, 85% of which are peer-reviewed and over 55% are full text, and full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. It covers a wide variety of disciplines.
ACM Digital Library (Association for Computing Machinery)Use this database to find computer science literature from an extensive range of journals, newsletters, and conference proceedings published or co-marketed by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). The ACM Digital Library contains the full text of every article ever published by ACM since its founding, from the 1950s to present.
ACS Publications (American Chemical Society)Chemistry database that searches articles from journals published by the American Chemical Society. Articles are full-text and cover all areas of chemistry. 1879-present.
Advances in Polymer ScienceThis series presents critical reviews of the present and future trends in polymer and biopolymer science including chemistry, physical chemistry, physics and materials science. It is addressed to all scientists at universities and in industry who wish to keep abreast of advances in the topics covered.
AIS E-Library (Association for Information Systems)AIS eLibrary is a central repository for research papers and journal articles relevant to the information systems academic community. Created and maintained for AIS members and AIS eLibrary subscribers, you can browse and download conference papers for AIS-sponsored and affiliated conferences, content from AIS SIGs and Chapters and the most prominent academic journals, both sponsored by the AIS and other top journals in the field.
Annual ReviewsSearch Annual Reviews volumes which are published each year for more than 41 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics.
Applied Physics Letters Applied Physics Letters features concise, up-to-date reports on significant new findings in applied physics. Emphasizing rapid dissemination of key data and new physical insights, Applied Physics Letters offers prompt publication of new experimental and theoretical papers bearing on applications of physics phenomena to all branches of science, engineering, and modern technology.
ARTFL databases (American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language)ARTFL is a collaboration between the University of Chicago and the Analyse et Traitement Informatique de la Langue Française. It is a full text database containing a number of modules.
ArticleFirstSearch for articles, news stories, letters, or other items from a journal in various subjects such as Business, Humanities, Medicine, Popular Culture, Science, Social Sciences, and Technology.
arXiv.org (Open Access Papers)Open access to 848,469 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics.
ASCE Publications (American Society of Civil Engineers)Search through journals, books, and communities in the American Society of Civil Engineers Library.
ASM Handbooks OnlineASM Handbooks Online™ is the industry's best known and most comprehensive source of information on ferrous and non-ferrous metals and materials technology. It includes the complete content of 28 ASM Handbook volumes, several ASM Handbook supplements, and two ASM Desk Editions.
ASME Publications (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)ASME Digital Collection is ASME's repository of current and archival literature feature ASME's Transaction Journals, Conference Proceedings, and Press eBooks.

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Books in PrintFind information about every book currently in print.
Britannica OnlineEncyclopædia Britannica, Inc. is a global educational publisher with products that promote knowledge and learning. They provide timely, relevant, and trustworthy information and instructional products used in schools, universities, homes, libraries, and workplaces throughout the world.
Business Index ASAPBusiness Index ASAP provides bibliographic references, abstracts or full text of articles from more than 900 business, management, and trade publications, including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Asian Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times.
 Business Source Premier (New Jersey Knowledge Initiative)Business Source Premier covers most business and management topics including accounting, banking, economics, finance, international trade, marketing, and public administration. It contains the full-text (or abstracts) of articles from thousands of scholarly and professional publications, academic journals, and trade magazines.

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Cabell Journal DirectoryCabell Journal Directory provides information on publishing manuscripts and finding journals which publish ones similar to yours.
CBDNet (Commerce Business Daily)The Commerce Business Daily lists notices of proposed government procurement actions, contract awards, sales of government property, and other procurement information. Collection is from 1996 to 2001.
The Charleston AdvisorThe Charleston Advisor is a peer-reviewed publication that reviews proprietary and free Internet resources that libraries license and make available to their patrons.
Chicago Manual of StyleCompletely searchable and easy to use, The Chicago Manual of Style Online provides recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices for the digital age. Now offering the full contents of the 16th and 15th editions, it is the must-have reference for everyone who works with words.
Chronicle of Higher EducationThe Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. The Chronicle is published every weekday and is the top destination for news, advice, and jobs for people in academe.
CiteSeerXCiteSeerx is an evolving scientific literature digital library and search engine that has focused primarily on the literature in computer and information science. CiteSeerx aims to improve the dissemination of scientific literature and to provide improvements in functionality, usability, availability, cost, comprehensiveness, efficiency, and timeliness in the access of scientific and scholarly knowledge.
Contract PharmaEvery week, thousands of pharma and biopharma outsourcing professionals go to www.ContractPharma.com to read current features, find stories in the archives, get breaking news and online exclusives, download surveys, Top Companies reports and whitepapers, search the Contract Services Directory and find useful links to other important content.
Controlled Environments MagazineControlled Environments Magazine® is a leading source of information on contamination prevention, detection, and control. In every issue, Controlled Environments provides relevant and timely content on trends, technology, and applications for professionals working in cleanrooms and other critical environments.
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and PhysicsSearch the 93rd and current edition of the one-volume reference resource for science research.

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Department of Homeland SecurityThe Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL) is the nation's premier collection of documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. The HSDL is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's National Preparedness Directorate, FEMA and the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security.
Dissertations and Theses - WorldcatAll dissertations, theses and published material based on theses cataloged by OCLC members, including all subjects.
Dissertation Abstracts - FirstSearchAll dissertations, theses and published material based on theses cataloged by OCLC members, including all subjects.
see also Stevens Dissertations Online Search for dissertations and theses produced by students at Stevens Institute of Technology through ProQuest.

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EbraryA database of full text books on all subjects.  
EbscoHost Databases

EBSCOhost is an aggregator of databases.  EBSCOhost serves as a search portal through which users can access many different databases.  Through the EBSCOhost interface, users can select one specific database or users can choose to search multiple databases at once.   The list of databases available through EBSCOhost includes:  Academic Search Premier, Biography Collection Complete, Business Source Elite, ERIC, Greenfile, History Reference Center, MLA International, Newspaper Source Plus, and many more.  To view the complete list of the databases available through EBSCOhost, click on "Choose Databases" on the EBSCOhost search page.

EbscoHost  Academic E-Book Collection
This ebook database contains a large selection of multidisciplinary ebook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter. Comprising nearly 120,000 ebooks, this database includes titles from leading university presses and academic publishers. Subject coverage includes visual and performing arts, business & economics, education, language arts, literary criticism,, medicine, philosophy, poetry, political science, religion, social science, and technology & engineering. All titles are available with unlimited user access, and additional titles are added to the database monthly.
Educause QuarterlyThe publication of EDUCAUSE®, a nonprofit association and the foremost community of IT leaders and professionals committed to advancing higher education.
Encyclopedia of Life SciencesEncyclopedia of Life Sciences (eLS) is a monthly-updating reference work containing over 4,900 specially commissioned, peer-reviewed and citable articles written by leaders in the field. It offers comprehensive and authoritative coverage of the life sciences for students, lecturers and researchers alike.
Encyclopedia of Pharmaceutical TechnologySearch the Third Edition of the Encyclopedia of Pharmaceutical Technology.
Engineering Handbooks Online (EngNetBase)An eBook collection of over 2,310 cutting-edge and bestselling references with access to the latest handbooks in civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering.
ERIC Educational Resource Information Clearinghouse (VALE)The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. ERIC provides access to journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, and books.
The European Patent OfficeSearch for European patents in the EPO through Espacenet

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FirstSearch, featuring multidisciplinary databasesOCLC FirstSearch service connects you to information in a wide range of subjects in 13 databases.

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Gale Virtual Reference LibraryThe Gale Virtual Reference Library contains the searchable full text of many reference books – for a complete list of titles, enter the database and then click on “Title List.” You may search one title, a combination of titles, or all titles at once. You may also generate citations to these books in MLA or APA format.
Gale Business Insights: GlobalGale Business Insights: Global contains case studies, statistical data sources, news articles, academic journals and topical reference materials organized by country, company and industry that allows users to research  the global business environment. Resources in the database include the Business Rankings Annual (2000-2013), Market Share Reporter (2000-2013), and Ward’s Business Directory of U.S. Private and Public Companies.
GVRL Academic Starter BundleEntrance to Gale's Databases Stevens subscribes to.
Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology NewsGenetic Engineering & Biotechnology News (GEN) has retained its position as the number one biotech publisher around the globe since its launch in 1981. GEN publishes a print edition 21 times a year and has additional exclusive editorial content online, like news and analysis as well as blogs, podcasts, webinars, polls, videos, and application notes.
Google News ArchiveAn extension of Google News providing free access to scanned archives of newspapers and links to other newspaper archives on the web, both free and paid.
Google ScholarSearch for scholarly, peer reviewed articles on any topic.
GPO: U.S. Government PublicationsSearch for US patents in the GPO through FirstSearch.
GreenFILEGreenFile searches for information in all areas related to the human impact on the environment. Some examples of topics covered: global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy and recycling. Information available includes articles, government information, books, and book reviews.

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Hoover's Company RecordsHoover's™ Company Records is a valuable resource for academic libraries. Users can integrate business information from one of the world's leading electronic distributors of information about companies, industries, and the people who lead them. Featuring profiles of more than 40,000 companies, 600 industries, and 225,000 key executives, Hoover's Company Records provides easy access to the most thorough and up-to-date business information available.
Homeland Security Digital LibraryThe Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL) is the nation's premier collection of documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. The HSDL is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security's National Preparedness Directorate, FEMA and the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security.

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IEEE/IEE Electronic Library (IEL)IEEE Xplore provides access to the full text of electrical engineering, electronics, and computer science literature produced by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) and the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). The database includes the contents of journals, magazines, newsletters, conference proceedings, and IEEE standards. All content is complete from 1988 to present; some selected content dates back to 1913.
INFORMS JournalsTemporarily access only available on Campus. INFORMS serves the scientific and professional needs of Analytics Professionals and Operations Researchers including educators, scientists, students, managers, analysts, and consultants. The Institute serves as a focal point for analytics and O.R. professionals, permitting them to communicate with each other and reach out to other professional societies, as well as the varied clientele of the profession's research and practice. Publishing 13 scholarly journals that describe the latest O.R. and analytics methods and applications and an industry and  membership magazine with news from across the profession."
IGI GlobalSearch the collection of eBooks published by IGI Global in various subjects such as Business, Computer Science, Engineering, Medicine, and Social Sciences.
iLink (Stevens Online Catalog)Search the online catalog of the S.C. Williams Library at Stevens Institute of Technology.
Institute of Physics JournalsIOPscience is an online service for journal content published by IOP Publishing. IOPscience embraces innovative technologies to make it easier for researchers to access scientific, technical and medical content.
International Journal of Engineering EducationSearch the the most recent volumes of the International Journal of Engineering Education.
International Pharmaceutical QualityInternational Pharmaceutical Quality targets the issues and challenges surrounding the international harmonization of pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical regulation and helps further the discussion about the regulatory approaches appropriate for advancing products and processes. Each story provides an in-depth analysis of a key problem area or developing regulatory initiative.
International Tables for CrystallographySearch the most recent volumes of the International Tables for Crystallography through the Wiley Online Library.

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Journal Citation Reports (Part of Web of Knowledge)This resource compares individual journals in the sciences. Users can use this database to identify the most frequently cited journals, journals with the highest impact factor in their field and the largest journals in a field. This database does NOT search for journal articles.
Journal of College Student Retention Welcome to the Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory & Practice. The Journal features articles pertaining to current and new theoretical constructs and current research on student retention in higher education.
JSTOR Mathematics and Statistics CollectionJSTOR provides the searchable full text of the back files (at least 3 years old) of many of the core research and academic society published journals in almost all subject areas, but its emphasis is in the humanities and social sciences. The majority of JSTOR’s content is academic and peer-reviewed.
JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II & IV CollectionsJSTOR provides the searchable full text of the back files (at least 3 years old) of many of the core research and academic society published journals in almost all subject areas, but its emphasis is in the humanities and social sciences. The majority of JSTOR’s content is academic and peer-reviewed.

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knovel Engineering & Scientific Online ReferencesDatabase of the fulltext of some of the leading engineering reference handbooks, databases, and conference proceedings.

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Lecture Notes in Computer Science (via SpringerLink)The series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), including its subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence (LNAI) and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics (LNBI), has established itself as a medium for the publication of new developments in computer science and information technology research and teaching - quickly, informally, and at a high level.
Lexis-Nexis Academic (VALE)Covers over 6,000 news, business and legal sources, including federal and state cases and codes.

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MathSciNetUse this database to explore contributions to mathematical research from 1940 to the present. MathSciNet contains summaries of articles and reviews of books gathered from publications of the American Mathematical Society.
McGraw-Hill Access Engineering (E-Books)AccessEngineering from McGraw-Hill is an innovative online reference and learning resource providing seamless access to the world's most trusted collection of critical, regularly updated engineering reference information. AccessEngineering also comprises dynamic online features, such as instructional videos, interactive tables and charts, as well as personalization tools allowing users to organize crucial project information as they work.
Medical Device and Diagnostic IndustryMedical Device & Diagnostic Industry is a monthly magazine written exclusively for original equipment manufacturers of medical devices and in vitro diagnostic products. The goal of MD&DI is to help industry professionals develop, design, and manufacture medical products that comply with complex and demanding regulations and market requirements.
MedlineMEDLINE is the premier database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. It contains over 12 million records of journal articles in all areas of the life sciences.
Mergent OnlineGlobal business and key financial data on companies with full company history, 15 years of financials, SEC filings and country reports can be found in Mergent Online.
MLA Directory of PeriodicalsSearch a collection of periodal publication on a wide variety of subjects through EBSCO Host.
MLA International BibliographyMLA International Bibliography indexes articles, books, and other scholarship related to literature, language, linguistics and folklore. Coverage is from 1926 to the present.

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National Newspapers (ProQuest)Search through various historical and recent newspapers through ProQuest.
NatureNature is a prominent interdisciplinary scientific journal. It is ranked the world's most cited by the Science Edition of the 2010 Journal Citation Reports and is widely regarded as one of the few remaining academic journals that publish original research across a wide range of scientific fields.
New Jersey Environmental Digital Library (NJEDL)New Jersey Environmental Digital Library (NJEDL) is an open repository of digital research and educational materials. Their chief activity is to collect, organize, and make available digital information on New Jersey's environment for the use of students, scholars, citizens, and government officials.
NJVid (NJ digital video portal - login with Pipeline credentials)NJVID is a state-of-the-art digital video repository service for streaming and preservation of academic and research videos for higher education.

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OneSearchOneSearch is NOT a database but a tool that searches almost everything the SC Williams library has access to electronically. OneSearch is able to search through mulitiple databases at one time.
OSA (Optics InfoBase)OSA's Optics InfoBase is a cutting-edge repository that contains OSA Publishing's content, including 15 flagship, partnered and co-published peer-reviewed journals. With more than 200,000 articles including papers from over 360 conferences, Optics InfoBase is the largest peer-reviewed collection of optics and photonics.
Oxford English DictionaryOxford English Dictionary is the authoritative historical dictionary for the English language as it has evolved over the last millennium and across the world. Words can be searched both for their own history and their presence within the full-text of other entries.

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PapersFirst (Conference Papers)OCLC PapersFirst covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop, and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre.
Personalized Medicine Journal
The journal addresses scientific, commercial and policy issues in Personalized Medicine and includes news and views, current awareness regarding new biomarkers, concise commentary and analysis, reports from the conference circuit and full review articles. Articles submitted to Personalized Medicine are subject to rigorous peer review. Topics addressed include: Advances in molecular diagnostics,Biochip/microarray technologies,Biological therapies or vaccine approaches at specific genetic and immunologic targets,Cost-benefit issues for personalized medicine,Ethics in personalized medicine,Impact of personalized medicine on healthcare and the pharmaceutical industry
Impact of the latest concepts of development of personalized medicine based on pharmacogenomics, pharmacogenetics and pharmacoproteomics,Incorporation of genetic analysis in clinical trials methodology
Integration of diagnosis with therapy,Prediction of adverse reactions of drugs and drug safety, Treatment monitoring. Available only until 2015.
Pharmaceutical EngineeringPharmaceutical Engineering is a bi-monthly technical magazine published for ISPE members engaged in all aspects of research, development, and manufacture of safe and effective medicines and medical devices. The magazine covers topics important to the global pharmaceutical industry across all sectors, including traditional pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, innovator, and generics.
Pharmaceutical OnlinePharmaceutical Online is the premier sourcing site for the pharmaceutical manufacturing industry, find industry information on critical environment, particle sizing, pharma process control, pharma material handling, tablet production, pharma sterilizing, pharma cleaning, pharma filtration, pharma packaging, pharma inspection, & much more.
Pharmaceutical SubstancesPharmaceutical Substances is designed to be a complete reference guide to every pharmaceutical compound of significance. It provides a compendium of some 2500 active pharmaceutical ingredients (API's) of interest to the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. Pharmaceutical Substances is an invaluable resource for anybody involved in the design, discovery, development, and evaluation of drugs.
Physical Review Online Archive(PROLA) is the American Physical Society's online archive for Physical Review Letters, Reviews of Modern Physics, and Physical Review A–E. It contains all APS journal articles published from 1893–2009.
ProceedingsFirst (Conference Proceedings)ProceedingsFirst contains a list of papers presented at each conference, congress, symposium, exposition, workshop, and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre.
ProQuest Central (Search all ProQuest Databases)ProQuest Central is the largest, multidisciplinary, full-text database available in the market today. This resource provides access to 27 of ProQuest's most highly used databases, with a variety of content types across over 160 subjects, making this the broadest single research resource in the world.
PsycINFO (VALE)PsycINFO, produced by the American Psychological Association, provides access to journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, reports, and other documents from all over the world in both English and foreign languages in the field of psychology and related disciplines such as education, criminology, psychiatry, social work, medicine, and law, back to 1887.
PubMedPubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine, is a publicly available online database of biomedical and medical journal records.

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Referex Engineering e-BooksSearch Engineering Village's Referex Collections of books on subjects in Chemical, Petrochemical & Process and Material & Mechanical.
Reference USASearch business and residential information for reference and research.
Review of Financial StudiesThe Review of Financial Studies is a major forum for the promotion and wide dissemination of significant new research in financial economics. As reflected by its broadly based editorial board, the Review balances theoretical and empirical contributions. Volumes from 1989 to present are available.

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Safari Tech Books OnlineSafari Tech Books Online is a collection of IT technical reference content and computer manuals covering certification, enterprise computing, Java, Linux/Unix, Web development, Windows, XML, and more; O’Reilly Media publications form the core of the collection. The collection is continuously updated; it includes the past two years plus the current year.
ScienceScience is the world's leading outlet for scientific news, commentary, and cutting-edge research, with the largest paid circulation of any peer-reviewed general-science journal.
ScienceDirectFind articles, books, and reference materials in all areas of science, technology and medicine. 1823-present.
Scientific & Academic Publishing (Open Access)Scientific & Academic Publishing (SAP) is an Open-Access publisher of journals covering a wide range of academic disciplines. SAP serves the world's research and scholarly communities, and aims to be one of the largest publishers for professional and scholarly societies.
Scientific Style and Format OnlineNow in its eighth edition, the indispensable reference for authors, editors, publishers, students, and translators in all areas of science and related fields has been fully revised by the Council of Science Editors to reflect today’s best practices in scientific publishing. 
ScopusScopus is the world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature with smart tools that track, analyze and visualize research. Easy to use and comprehensive, Scopus is designed to quickly find the information researchers need.
Social Science Research Network eLibrarySocial Science Research Network (SSRN) is a world wide collaborative of over 226,000 authors and more than 1.7 million users that is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research. Founded in 1994, it is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences.
Soft MatterSoft Matter has a global circulation and interdisciplinary audience with a particular focus on the interface between physics, biology, chemical engineering, materials science and chemistry.
SpringerLink CollectionSpringerLink allows users full-text access to over 1700 journals in subjects including science, technology, humanities and law. Search the entire database or within subject collections or by publication type (which includes journal articles, reference entries, and books).
Stevens Dissertations Online Search for dissertations and theses produced by students at Stevens Institute of Technology through ProQuest.

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Telecommunications (ProQuest)ProQuest Telecommunications™ is an essential resource for anyone researching the industry or its technology. The database includes over 140 titles, with more than 115 available in full text.

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USENIX conference proceedingsUSENIX offeres free online access to conference proceedings since 2008.
USPTO Web Patent DatabasesSearch the full-text database of the United States Patent and Trademark Office.

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Web of Science (part of Thomson Reuters Web of Knowledge)This database searches for journal articles, books, reports, and conference proceedings in the sciences, social sciences, and art & humanities. Use the citation maps feature to find out who has been citing an article. 1898-present.
Who's Who on the WebMarquis Biographies Online provides a searchable online database, features comprehensive profiles on over 1.5 million of the most accomplished individuals from all fields of endeavor including: government, business, science and technology, the arts, entertainment, and sports.
Wiley Blackwell JournalsWiley-Blackwell is the international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publishing business of John Wiley & Sons, with strengths in every major academic and professional field and partnerships with many of the world's leading societies. Wiley-Blackwell publishes nearly 1,500 peer-reviewed journals and 1,500+ new books annually in print and online, as well as databases, major reference works and laboratory protocols.
World AlmanacsSearch a collection of World Almanac publications in a wide variety of subjects. Topics include biographies, encyclopedia entries, facts, statistics and offer reference sources for students, patrons, reference staff, and scholars alike.
WorldCatSearch a combined catalog of libraries from around the world.
WorldCat Dissertations and ThesesAll dissertations, theses and published material based on theses cataloged by OCLC members, including all subjects.