Natural Resources and Environment

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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Biosis Previews

Alternative Titles
Biological Abstracts
Description

Comprehensive index to life sciences research literature. Covers journals (5000+), reports, meetings (1500+), reviews, and books in all areas of biology. Weekly email alerts available.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1955 - present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8691
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Land Letter: The Natural Resources Weekly Report

Description

Weekly in-depth newsletter focusing on the latest developments in regulation, litigation, legislation, and other action surrounding natural resources issues such as public lands, forests, recreation, endangered species, fisheries, timber, mining, and more.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
2003 - present
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8593
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PopLine

Alternative Titles
PopLine (Population Information Program)
Description

Covers family planning technology and programs, fertility, population law and policy, demography, maternal and child health, AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases, reproductive health programs, women in development, and health care communication.

Type
Subject Gateway
Coverage
1970-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8573
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Engineering Village (Compendex)

Alternative Titles
Engineering Index
Compendex
Description

On Engineering Village platform, Compendex (Engineering Index) provides international coverage of engineering and applied science literature in over 5000 journals, conference proceedings, and technical reports.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
The broad subject areas of engineering and applied science are comprehensively represented. Coverage includes nuclear technology, bioengineering, transportation, chemical and process engineering, light and optical technology, agricultural engineering and food technology, computers and data processing, applied physics, electronics and communications, control, civil, mechanical, materials, petroleum, aerospace and automotive engineering as well as narrower subtopics within all these and other major engineering fields. 1884-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8551
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Environmental Engineering Abstracts

Alternative Titles
Environmental Engineering Abstracts (CSA)
Description

Indexes and abstracts more than 700 journals relating to the engineering aspects of air and water quality, environmental safety, and energy production.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1990 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8547
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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
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