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Biology Journals
(ProQuest)
Full-text journals in the life sciences.

ebrary: Computers

This link option searches through our ebrary collection of full-text books with the general subject of "Computers" pre-selected.

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ebrary: Science

This link option searches through our ebrary collection of full-text books with the general subject of "Science" pre-selected which includes astronomy, botany, chemistry, geology, human anatomy, mathematics microbiology, natural history - biology, physics, physiology, science (general) and zoology.

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ebrary: Technology

This link option searches through our ebrary collection of full-text books with the general subject of "Technology" pre-selected which includes construction, engineering and technology (general).

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Environment Complete
(EBSCOhost)

Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. Environment Complete contains more than 1,957,000 records from more than 1,700 domestic and international titles going back to the 1940s (including 1,125 active core titles) as well as more than 120 monographs.

The database also contains full text for more than 680 journals, including many of the most used journals in the discipline, such as Environment (back to 1975), Ecologist, Conservation Biology, etc. Additionally, Environment Complete provides full text for 120 monographs, such as Encyclopedia of World Environmental History (3 volumes), Advances in Water Treatment & Environmental Management, etc.


Films On Demand
Digital Educational Videos
The Films on Demand collections provide unlimited, 24/7 access to more than 4,000 full-length videos and 52,000 video clips - all Closed Captioned. These videos cover topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics, Career & Technical Education, and Health & Medicine to name a few. The video content can be linked with our course management system and used by faculty and students anytime, anywhere.

Forensic Science 460 articles on every aspect of forensics, from specific techniques of Bite-mark analysis to the general science of Forensic anthropology. A student wishing to understand the process of Crime scene investigation will find exhaustive descriptions in Forensic Science of each element, method, and discipline employed by investigators, with more than a dozen articles on deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) alone, from DNA analysis to the National DNA Index System. T he set’s focus is not confined to the crime scene and the laboratory: It includes extensive treatment of the presentation of forensic evidence in courtroom, discussing the role of Expert witnesses, legal principles such as Mens rea, and significant Supreme Court cases such as Miranda v. Arizona that shape the admissibility and meaning of evidence at trial.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.


Gale Virtual Reference Library Encyclopedia chapters covering many areas of science and technology.


General Science Full Text (H.W.Wilson)
(EBSCOhost
)
General and applied science and technology magazines and journals since 1994.



JSTOR Archived scholarly journals in biology, anthropology, botany, ecology, general science & zoology

JSTOR Plant Science
(only until June 30, 2013)
A resource for the study of global plants, the database is in Beta status.


ProQuest Computing Top computing journals in full text for research on subjects such as database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranets, and the Internet.

ProQuest Telecommunications The full text of top telecommunications industry publications. Includes magazines, journals, and newsletters for the latest in this fast changing industry.

Safari Online Books Safari Books Online, a joint venture between O'Reilly Media, Inc. and Pearson Technology Group, is an e-reference library containing collections of emerging technology books, manuscripts, papers and instructional video.

Science / AAAS Science Online provides access to all the print content from 1997 to present that can be found in Science (excluding advertisements), including Peer Review and Research Articles, News, Perspectives, Reviews, plus access to the daily ScienceNOW news service. Earlier issues of Science (1880-2003) can be found in JSTOR.

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