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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)
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Census 2000 Long-Form Data [UM Library Terminal Services]

Description
Contains over 800 tables of sample demographic, social,economic,and housing data collected from the 2000 Census. Geographic levels range from state to census tract or block group. May select, report, and map data. Maps may be exported to GIS programs.
Type
Numeric Data
Coverage
2000
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8477
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Knovel: Engineering & Scientific Online References

Description

Provider of electronic versions of popular reference books in engineering and applied sciences. Titles include Lange's Handbook of Chemistry and books from the AIAA.

Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
Current editions of engineering and science reference books
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8471
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology

Description
Covers the latest developments in chemical technology and related fields. Features include dynamic table of contents and online index; separate windows for text, tables, figures, and bibliography; and hyperlinked references.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
current version
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8469
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Journal Citation Reports

Alternative Titles
ISI Journal Citation Reports
JCR
Description

Provides information which can assist users in determining the importance of particular journals within their subject categories. Covers more than 8,400 scholarly and technical journals worldwide. Includes Science and Social Sciences Editions.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1997 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8465
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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General BusinessFile ASAP

Alternative Titles
General Business File
Description
Provides a combination of indexing, abstracts and full text for over 2,900 business and trade publications. Includes directory listings for 200,000 public and private companies from Ward's Business Directory, as well as 50,000 investment analysts' reports on major companies and industries.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1980 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8461
Access
Authorized for UM users + guests provided by the Michigan eLibrary (MeL)Authorized for UM users + guests provided by the Michigan eLibrary (MeL)
Subjects

Encyclopedia of Materials

Alternative Titles
Encyclopedia of Materials: Science and Technology
Description

Short articles covering all topics related to materials. Thematic areas covered include materials, applications, properties, and techniques and processing. Indexing by author, subject, theme, alphabet, and cited author.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8445
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

Encyclopedia of Chemical Physics and Physical Chemistry

Description

Covers quantum mechanics of atoms, molecules, and condensed phases; thermodynamics, statistical mechanics, electrochemistry, chemical kinetics, molecular reaction dynamics, surface reactions. From Institue of Physics (IoP).

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current edition
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8443
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

EIU Country Indicators

Description

Economic, demographic, consumption and industry data on 60 major markets worldwide. Includes historic and forecast data on over 250 different variables, stretching back to 1990 and forward five years.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1990 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8457
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

MGet It Citation Linker

Description
Creates a University of Michigan MGet It (formerly SFX) links to services webpage (fulltext, catalog, etc. links) based on citation information (e.g. Journal name, page and volume numbers, etc.).
Type
Search Engine
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8453
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
Subjects

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