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Nature, International weekly journal of science Peer-reviewed, international weekly journal of science
Science / AAAS Peer-reviewed; "Leading journal of original scientific research, global news and commentary." Coverage includes chemistry, biology, engineering, physics, neuroscience, medicine, and planetary science and astronomy.
IEEE Digital Library Journals, Proceedings, Standards, IET materials full-text from 1998 to present: 3,000,000 documents
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Oxford Reference Online Select the subject category Science for a complete list of available titles covering all areas of science.
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ScienceDirect Science, Technology, Health, Psychology, Management: full-text from 1995 to present - the GREEN box means full-text is available.
Science Databases (EBSCO) Includes medicine, health, astronomy, physical and natural sciences, environment and more, and Omnifile full-text and Applied Science. Use LinkSource to determine full-text availability.
arXiv arXiv is a free distribution service and an open-access archive for 1,701,603 scholarly articles in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, statistics, electrical engineering and systems science, and economics. Materials on this site are not peer-reviewed by arXiv.
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Inspire (formerly SPIRES) INSPIRE is a trusted community hub that helps researchers to share and find accurate scholarly information in high energy physics. INSPIRE combines the successful SPIRES database content, curated at DESY, Fermilab and SLAC, with the Invenio digital library technology developed at CERN. INSPIRE is run by a collaboration of the four labs, and interacts closely with HEP publishers, arXiv.org, NASA-ADS, PDG, and other information resources.
OmniFile Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson) This full-text database contains a wealth of essential material for learning and research across the disciplines, including topical coverage of ethnic studies, women's studies and history. 1,600 full-text journals from all subject areas.
SCOPUS An excellent citation database indexing over 15,000 scholarly journals on all topics. Includes abstracts and article reference lists. Find out who is citing whom. Use the "WorldCat" link to determine if electronic full-text is available.
Springer Science+Business Media Journals Includes 1,600 full-text journals on Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Sciences, Business and Economics, Computer Sciences, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical and Materials Engineering, Social Sciences, Medicine, and the Natural Sciences (Physics/Chemistry/Math). Note: to limit to LTU holdings, uncheck the box that says "include Preview-only content."
For more detailed information on citing references, see the Citing Your Sources Research Guide.
RefWorks Bibliographic Management Tool. Allows you to store and manage your citations. Easily create reference lists from your citations.