Science

LexisNexis Academic

Alternative Titles
Academic Universe, Lexis-Nexis, Lexis Nexis, Lexis/Nexis, LN, LNA, LexusNexus, Lexus Nexus, LexisNexus, LexusNexis
Description

Provides full-text access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information, including hundreds of U.S. and foreign newspapers, legal and business publications, wire services, broadcast media transcripts, and trade/news magazines.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1980 - (but varies by title) Over 5,900 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8817
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Encyclopedia of Life Sciences

Description
Provides 3000+ peer-reviewed articles, images, a glossary of terms, news, and some multimedia files on a wide variety of life sciences topics.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Released 2001, continuously updated, from Grove/Macmillan Publishing
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8819
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Access UN

Alternative Titles
Readex United Nations Index
Description

This databases contains complete bibliographic citations of UN documents and publications. Indexes United Nations documents since 1946, including Official Records, sales publications, masthead documents.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1946 to present 1946 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8793
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Current Contents Connect

Alternative Titles
ISI Current Contents Connect
CCC
Description

Indexes the table-of-contents pages of scholarly journals, books and conference proceedings in the fields of medicine, science, engineering, the arts, social sciences, and humanities. Users can save searches as e-mail alerts.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1990 - Tables of contents and records from nearly 7,500 journals and 2,000 books plus links to more than 4,000 evaluated Web sites and 440,000 full-text Web documents. Updated daily.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8791
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Birds of North America

Alternative Titles
BNA
Description

Online interactive version (with linked citations, digital images, and full video and sound) of the Birds of North America, the definitive US scientific reference on the 700+ breeding birds of North America. First housed at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia, BNA was initiated as an 18-volume print reference in the early 1990's under the guidance of the American Ornithologists Union and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology. Searchable by species, topic, or keyword. Each species account covers the life details, behaviors, migration information, maps of breeding and wintering ranges, all habitat descriptions, and conservation and management guidelines. All information is regularly updated with the latest research findings from the leading researchers for each species.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Updated regularly.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8757
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ASM Handbooks Online

Alternative Titles
ASM International Handbook
American Society for Metals Handbook
ASM (Metals) Handbook
Description

ASM Handbooks Online features the complete content of thirty ASM Handbook volumes, several ASM Handbook supplements, and two ASM Desk Editions. To preview the database, enter a keyword in the search box below or at the top of the screen. Or, use the table of contents at left to navigate to content of interest. 

 

 

Type
Handbook
Coverage
Latest edition.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8773
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MathSciNet (AMS)

Alternative Titles
Math Sci Net
Mathematical Reviews
Description
MathSciNet is a searchable database providing Web access to "Mathematical Reviews", the journal of record which indexes, reviews and abstracts the published mathematical research literature.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1940 - present, with selected entries dating back to the early 1800s.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8745
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International Pharmaceutical Abstracts

Alternative Titles
International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (UM-MEDSEARCH)
IPA
Description

IPA provides worldwide coverage of the pharmaceutical literature. Abstracts of presentations at major pharmacy meetings are also included. Includes citations to clinical and technical drug information, pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical, educational, and legal aspects of pharmacy and drugs. Also indexes state pharmacy journals.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Journal literature, state pharmacy journals, and pharmacy meeting abstracts. 1970 to present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8723
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RefWorks

Alternative Titles
Ref Works, ProQuest RefWorks, ProQuest Flow
Description

Allows users to create personal citation databases by importing references from text files or online databases. Also facilitates manuscript preparation, allowing for automatic formatting of the paper and the bibliography. (Requires personal registration.)

Note:  This legacy version of RefWorks is being replaced by the New RefWorks (previously called Flow), which requires a separate personal account.

Type
Web Based Software
Coverage
Not applicable
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8693
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