Government, Politics & Law

SciTech Connect

Alternative Titles
Energy Citations Database
OSTI Information Bridge
Sci Tech Connect
Description

SciTech Connect is a portal for Department of Energy (DOE) sponsored R&D results including technical reports, bibliographic citations, journal articles, conference papers, books, multimedia and data information. SciTech Connect is a consolidation of two core DOE search engines, the OSTI Information Bridge and the Energy Citations Database. SciTech Connect incorporates all of the R&D information from these two products into one search interface. SciTech Connect was developed by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) to increase access to science, technology, and engineering research information from DOE and its predecessor agencies.

 

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1948 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8565
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

American FactFinder

Alternative Titles
census
Description

American FactFinder is an online source for accessing population, housing, economic and geographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau. Data available include: Decennial Census of Housing and Population - 2000 and 2010 Results from each of these data programs are provided in the form of data sets, tables, thematic maps, and reference maps.

Type
Subject Gateway
Coverage
2000-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8577
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

NCBI

Alternative Titles
Entrez
National Center for Biotechnology Information
Description

Searchable protein and nucleotide databases, "free" from NIH. Includes genetics information from Medline, GenBank, EMBL, DDBJ, PIR, SWISS-PROT, PRF, and PDB.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1992 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8529
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

MLibrary Digital Collections

Alternative Titles
Humanities Text Initiative
HTI
DLPS Collections
Description

Provides access to over 250 text, image, bibliographic, and finding aid collections created and maintained by the Digital Library Production Service (DLPS) of the University of Michigan University Library (MLibrary), comprising over a million digital objects.  Includes all collections in the University of Michigan's Humanities Text Initiative, as well as collections sponsored by the MPublishing division of the University Library.

(Most databases accessible from this page are also listed separately in the Mirlyn online catalog and in the Databases section of U-M University Library's Search Tools.)

Type
Article Index
Audio
Catalog
Database
Dictionary
Directory
E-Book(s)
E-Journal(s)
Encyclopedia
Images
Map(s)
Museum
Search Engine
Subject Gateway
Text Collection
Coverage
Varies by database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8505
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
Subjects

Index to Current Urban Documents

Alternative Titles
Index to Current Urban Documents (ICUD)
Description
Guide to the reports and research that are generated by local government agencies, civic organizations, academic and research organizations, public libraries, and metropolitan and regional planning agencies in the United States and Canada.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1999-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8503
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

HeinOnline

Alternative Titles
Hein Online
Description

A retrospective database providing full-text access to the archives of core legal journals and other legal materials.  Includes federal laws, regluations, case law, and reports and opinions of the U.S. Attorney General, and more.

Provided by the U-M Law Library.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Dates of coverage vary by journal title (all are from first issue to at least 1917).
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8501
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Foreign Broadcast Info Index

Alternative Titles
Foreign Broadcast Information Service Electronic Index
Description
Indexes CIA translations of newswire and news broadcast services from around the world. The publications themselves are available on microfiche in the Graduate Library, MICRO-F X208 to X215. (For full text since 1996, see World News Connection.)
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1975 - 1996
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8499
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Declassified Documents Reference System (DDRS)

Alternative Titles
Declassified Documents Reference System: The United States (DDRS-US)
Description
Full text of Presidential, Executive Branch, and Congressional documents since World War II declassified under the Freedom of Information Act. Subjects include foreign relations, the Korean and Vietnam Wars, civil rights movement, assassinations, etc.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1945 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8497
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (GPO Monthly Catalog) [FirstSearch]

Alternative Titles
CGP
Government Printing Office Monthly Catalog
Description

Provides citations to U.S. federal government publications. Contains references to books, reports, studies, serials, maps and other publications. Topics covered include finance, business, demographics, foreign relations, public health and social issues.

Type
Catalog
Coverage
1976 - 2012. No longer updated as of June 2012.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8475
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

CensusCD+Maps [UM Library Terminal Services]

Description
Contains complete 1990 US census data down to census block group, projections of demographics and consumer spending, complete map boundaries for all block groups, and county statistics from 1790 to 1996. Allows user to select, report, and map data.
Type
Numeric Data
Coverage
1790 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8479
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

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