This article database includes full-text and abstracts of scholarly, trade, and general-interest periodicals covering topics in the areas of current events, general sciences and technology, social sciences, arts, and humanities. Gale product. Available to Skeen Library through El Portal (New Mexico State Library).
This scholarly resource contains indexing and abstracts for more than 8,500 journals, with full text for more than 4,600 of those titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles. After clicking the link, scroll down to almost the bottom of the page to select the database.
Compendex is an engineering literature database with over 20 million indexed records across various engineering disciplines such as civil, chemical, electrical, mechanical, and mining. It also includes these related areas - applied physics (including Optics), bioengineering and biotechnology, food science and technology, materials science, instrumentation (including medical devices), and nanotechnology. Elsevier product.
Elsevier ScienceDirect allows searching of articles from hundreds of electronic journals, plus books and reference works, published by Elsevier and its subsidiaries. Full-text display is available for most journals and for a few of the books and reference works.
Search over 7,000 printed advertisements from U.S. and Canadian newspapers from 1911-1955. Collection concentrates on five product categories: Beauty and Hygiene, Radio, Television, Transportation, and World War II propaganda. Open access.
The AdViews digital collection provides access to thousands of historic commercials created for clients or acquired by the D'Arcy Masius Benton & Bowles (DMB&B) advertising agency or its predecessor during the 1950s-1980s. All of the commercials held in the DMB&B Archives will be digitized, allowing students and researchers access to a wide range of vintage brand advertising from the first four decades of mainstream commercial television. AdViews videos may be viewed in iTunes or at the Internet Archive. Open access.
Provides digital access to a collection of American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912 from the American Antiquarian Society (AAS) library. The American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Library documents the life of America's people from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction. EBSCO product.
American Memory provides free and open access to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience. It is a digital record of American history and creativity. These materials, from the collections of the Library of Congress and other institutions, chronicle historical events, people, places, and ideas that continue to shape America, serving the public as a resource for education and lifelong learning. Open access.
The AMNH Library Digital Repository is an archive maintained by the Research Library for AMNH Scientific Publications, AMNH scholarly output and other original and published materials digitized by the Library. All information in the repository is freely accessible to scholars around the world to support their research. Open access.
Digital Special Collections of the American Museum of Natural History’s Research Library provides access to their rich collections of digitized archival photographic images, art and memorabilia images and Rare Book Collection illustrations. Open access.
This database is designed to provide easy bibliographic access to all ASCE publications. The database covers ASCE documents published since January 1970. It provides bibliographic access to all the journals, conference proceedings, books, standards, manuals, magazines, and newsletters. Open access.
Descriptions of archival holdings and special collections of manuscripts and other primary source materials nationwide. Includes full text finding aids describing the contents of archival collections at various libraries, museums, and archival repositories throughout the U.S. with links to the repositories. Open access.
arXiv provides open access to over a million e-prints in the fields of computer science, economics, electrical engineering and systems science, mathematics, physics, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, and statistics.
Quick Search is a public website that lets users search for defense and federal specifications and standards, military handbooks, commercial item descriptions, data item descriptions, MS detail drawings, Qualified Product Lists (QPLs), and related technical documents prepared in accordance with the policies and procedures of the Defense Standardization Program (DSP). In most cases, users may download documents that have been cleared for public release. Open access.
BASE is one of the world's most voluminous search engines especially for academic web resources. BASE provides more than 120 million documents from more than 6,000 sources, indexing the metadata of all kinds of academically relevant resources such as journals, institutional repositories, and digital collections. You can access the full texts of about 60% of the indexed documents. Open access.
bioRxiv (pronounced "bio-archive") is a free online archive and distribution service for unpublished preprints in the life sciences. Note that articles are not peer-reviewed, edited, or typeset before being posted on bioRxiv. Open access.
Serves as a leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy. Data included is the Decennial Census of Population and Housing, Economic Census, Census of Governments, American Community Survey, and Economic Indicators. Open access.
The CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool is an online resource intended to support researchers and librarians who need accurate bibliographic information. Use this complimentary tool to quickly identify or confirm journal titles and abbreviations for publications indexed by CAS since 1907, including serial and non-serial scientific and technical publications. Note that there is a limit of 100 answers per search, so it is recommended that you make your search as specific as possible. Open access.
ChemIDplus gives you access to structure and nomenclature authority files used to identify chemical substances cited in the National Library of Medicine® (NLM) databases. You can also find structure searching and links to other biomedical resources at NLM and on the Internet. It contains more than 400,000 chemical records, including 3D structure models for more than 300,000 chemicals and 645,000 variations.
Each record in ChemIDplus is a single chemical or substance. You can view records by a summary or full-record view. Browse lets you do a quick starts with search for a variety of data and an A-Z index of chemical names. Open access.
The CIA releases millions of pages of documents each year and frequently releases items of public interest on this website. The Library contains a wealth of information, from unclassified current publications to basic references, reports and maps. Publications of note are: The World Factbook, World Leaders, Maps at CIA, and Freedom of Information Act Electronic Reading Room. Open access.
The CLEAN Collection is a hand-picked and rigorously reviewed collection of educational resources aligned with the Climate Literacy and the Energy Literacy frameworks, and the Next Generation Science Standards. Open access.
DieselNet is an independent online information service covering technical and business information on diesel engines, emissions, fuels, and other technologies required by the clean and efficient diesel engines of the future. With a technical focus, DieselNet is addressed to engineers, researchers and students working with diesel engines, as well as to diesel engine users who deal with emission problems. Open access.
The Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work. Open access.
The site presents all 13 volumes published to date by the editors of the Einstein Papers Project at Cal Tech, covering the writings and correspondence of Albert Einstein (1879-1955) from his youth to 1923. The volumes are presented in the original language version with in-depth English language annotation and other scholarly apparatus. In addition, the reader can toggle to an English language translation of most documents. Open access.
DPLA connects people to the riches held within America’s libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. All of the materials found through DPLA—photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and so much more—are free and immediately available in digital format. The cultural institutions participating in DPLA represent the richness and diversity of America itself, from the smallest local history museum to our nation’s largest cultural institutions. Open access.
The Department of Energy Public Access Gateway for Energy and Science (DOE PAGES) is the DOE search tool that makes scholarly scientific publications, resulting from DOE research funding, publicly accessible and discoverable at no charge to users.
DOE PAGES offers free public access to the best available full-text version of DOE-affiliated scholarly publications - either the peer-reviewed, accepted manuscript or the published scientific journal article - after an administrative interval of 12 months.
EarthArXiv is an open-access preprint system for the Earth Sciences. The peer-review process takes time, and during that time scientists use preprint systems to share their work with their peers. Preprints are citable and shareable immediately after submission. Many authors have found that sharing a preprint maintains enthusiasm about the research and leads to helpful feedback, which makes the ultimate submission to a peer-reviewed journal better. The early and continued attention also has another payoff: Preprints that do end up in journals appear to be cited more quickly.
EThOS (Electronic Theses Online Service) provides comprehensive listings for doctoral theses from over 100 institutions in the United Kingdom, dating back to the 17th century. Many theses are available in PDF full text, and it possible to request that those not already available be digitized.
The EMI Rock Mechanics database plot tool was designed to facilitate the
retrieval, analysis, and inference of specific rock mechanics data. This tool is designed to allow the user to plot two of these test results against each other for a given rock characteristic, and from there build a statistical model describing the relationship.
The Environmental Conservation Online System (ECOS) is a gateway web site that provides access to data systems in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) and other government data sources. This central point of access assists Service personnel in managing data and information, and it provides public access to information from numerous Service databases.
ERIC is the source for information on all aspects of education for all age groups, including counseling, tests, and measurement. ERIC indexes journal articles, books, theses, curriculi, conference papers, standards and guidelines.
This is a multilingual (English, French, Spanish, Russian, Chinese, and Arabic) database currently containing over one million time-series records covering international statistics in areas including production, trade, land use, fertilizer and irrigation, fisheries and population. The time coverage of the data series sometimes varies, but is predominantly 40-50 years old. Data is downloadable. Primary Use: Searching and downloading time series data of international food and commodity information.
This archive publishes and preserves short and long-term research data collected from studies funded by: Forest Service Research and Development (FS R&D), Joint Fire Science Program (JFSP) and Aldo Leopold Wilderness Research Institute (ALWRI). Of special interest, the collection includes data from a number of Forest Service Experimental Forests and Ranges.
The Rotunda Founders Early Access project makes available for the first time thousands of unpublished documents from our nation’s founders in a free online resource. Collected over many years by the Founders documentary editions, these letters and other papers penned by important figures such as James Madison, John Adams, George Washington and Thomas Jefferson offer Americans of all ages and interests a wider view of the early Republic.
Currently, there are more than 100,000 images from the J. Paul Getty Museum and the Getty Research Institute available through the Open Content Program. The Getty makes available, without charge, all available digital images to which the Getty holds the rights or that are in the public domain to be used for any purpose. No permission is required.
The Getty Search Gateway allows users to search across several of the Getty repositories, including collections databases, library catalogs, collection inventories, and archival finding aids. Currently, Getty Search Gateway searches the following collections: J. Paul Getty Museum Collection Database; Getty Research Institute Research Library Catalog; Getty Research Institute Collections Inventories and Finding Aids; Getty Research Institute Digital Collections. NOTE: This is a search tool only. This does not provide you access to the collections.
Searches complete text of books from selected library collections and publishers. Each book includes an "About this book" page with basic bibliographic data like title, author, publication date, length and subject. For some books, additional information like key terms and phrases, references to the book from scholarly publications or other books, chapter titles and a list of related books. For every book, links are provided to bookstores where you can buy the book and libraries where you can borrow it. Open access.
Searches for scholarly materials such as peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from broad areas of research. It includes a variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web.
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Provides free online access to official Federal Government publications. Replaces GPO Access as the U.S. Government Printing Office's official system of record. In December 2018, will be replaced by govinfo.
govinfo is free U.S. Government information for all, and is a service of the United States Government Publishing Office (GPO), which is a Federal agency in the legislative branch. govinfo provides free public access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
The HathiTrust Digital Library brings together the immense collections of partner institutions in digital form, preserving them securely to be accessed and used today, and in future generations. You can search and access fully viewable materials in HathiTrust, and download materials where there are no third-party restrictions. Open access.
HSDB is a toxicology database that focuses on the toxicology of potentially hazardous chemicals. It provides information on human exposure, industrial hygiene, emergency handling procedures, environmental fate, regulatory requirements, nanomaterials, and related areas. The information in HSDB has been assessed by a Scientific Review Panel. Open access.
The Durham High Energy Physics Database (HEPData) has been built up over the past four decades as a unique open-access repository for scattering data from experimental particle physics. It currently comprises the data points from plots and tables related to several thousand publications including those from the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). Open access.
The INIS Collection contains information about peaceful applications of nuclear science and technology. It currently contains 3.3 million bibliographic abstracts of journal articles, research and development reports, conference papers, books, patents and theses and web documents. Open access.
A collaborative project between JSTOR Labs and the Folger Shakespeare Library, Understanding Shakespeare is a research tool that allows students, educators and scholars to use the text of Shakespeare’s plays to quickly navigate into the scholarship written about them—line by line. Users simply click next to any line of text in a play and relevant articles from the JSTOR archive immediately load. Open access. Note: access to JSTOR articles is dependent upon NMT's subscription.
Dating back to 1898, Library of Congress collections contain over 162 million books, periodicals, manuscripts, maps, music, recordings, images, and electronic resources. The LC Online Catalog contains 17 million records describing these collections. You can search Catalog records by keyword or browse by authors/creators, subjects, names/titles, series/uniform titles, and call numbers. Browse lists also include searching aids such cross-references and scope notes. Records for some materials cataloged before 1980 are only available to researchers onsite in the Library's Main Card Catalog. Open access.
The Library’s Geography and Map Division is among the world’s largest map collections, holding some six million cartographic items in various languages dating from the 14th century to the present. Some of its most important collections are available online. Collections include Mapping the National Parks, Rochambeau Map Collection, and Finding Our Place in the Cosmos: From Galileo to Sagan and Beyond. Open access.
Nearly a quarter million digitized images from the History of Science Collection offer researchers the opportunity to view such items as books, maps, photographs, and manuscripts. The Linda Hall Library is the world’s foremost independent research library devoted to science, engineering, and technology. A not-for-profit, privately funded institution, the Library is open to the public free of charge.
The Materials Project was created to accelerate materials discovery through advanced scientific computing and innovative design tools. By computing properties of all known materials, the e-science site aims to remove guesswork from materials design in a variety of applications.The Materials Project wants to promote materials discovery through advanced scientific computing and innovative design tools, which include: Materials Explorer, Phase Diagram App, Lithium Battery Explorer, Reaction (Enthalpy) Calculator, Crystal Toolkit, Structure Predictor, Band Structure and Density of State App.
Note: Register for free, full access to all the tools.
MathWorld is the web's most extensive mathematical resource, provided as a free service to the world's mathematics and internet communities as part of a commitment to education and educational outreach by Wolfram Research, makers of Mathematica.
MatWeb's searchable database of material properties includes data sheets of thermoplastic and thermoset polymers such as ABS, nylon, polycarbonate, polyester, polyethylene and polypropylene; metals such as aluminum, cobalt, copper, lead, magnesium, nickel, steel, super alloys, titanium and zinc alloys; ceramics; plus semiconductors, fibers, and other engineering materials.
MCEER (formerly the Multidisciplinary and the National Center for Earthquake Engineering Research) Publications Catalog contains most MCEER/NCEER publications. Research focuses on earthquakes, earthquake engineering, natural hazard mitigation, and related topics. Additional features include records for various publication types, such as books, journal articles, conference papers, technical reports, CDs, slides, and videos. Open access.
The MERLOT system provides access to curated online learning and support materials and content creation tools, led by an international community of educators, learners and researchers. Membership is free.
A service of the Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (CGP), MetaLib is a federated search engine that searches multiple U.S. Federal government databases, retrieving reports, articles, and citations while providing direct links to selected resources available online.
NASA Technical Reports Server (NTRS) provides access to aerospace-related citations, full-text online documents, and images and videos. The types of information include: conference papers, journal articles, meeting papers, patents, research reports, images, movies, and technical videos – scientific and technical information (STI) created or funded by NASA.
NFPA develops and publishes more than 300 consensus codes and standards intended to eliminate death, injury, property and economic loss due to fire, electrical, and related hazards. NFPA codes and standards, administered by more than 250 Technical Committees comprising nearly 9,000 volunteer committee member seats, are adopted and used throughout the world.
National Geographic has built an easy to use web interface that allows anyone to quickly find any 7.5 minute topographic map in the continental U.S.A. for downloading and printing. Each topo has been pre-processed to print on a standard home, letter size printer. These are the same topos that were printed by USGS for decades on giant bus-sized presses but are now available in multi-page PDFs that can be printed just about anywhere. They are pre-packaged using the standard 7.5 minute, 1:24,000 base but with some twists:
Page 1 is an overview map showing the topo in context
Pages 2 through 5 are the standard USGS topo cut in quarters to fit on standard printers
illshading has been added to each page of the PDF to help visualize the topography
Zoom into your area of interest or use the search box to look for a Quad. Red pointers will appear at the center of each USGS 7.5 minute quad, click on the pointer to download the multi-page PDF. After zooming into your area of interest you may see a green polygon. These polygons show the outlines of National Geographic's Trails Illustrated maps. The Trails Illustrated maps are based on the USGS quads but are updated and have much more accurate and up-to-date outdoor recreation information.
The National Geologic Map Database Project (NGMDB) contains information regarding the development of methods and standards intended to address a fundamental requirement of the NGMDB's authorizing legislation, the Geologic Mapping Act of 1992.
The National Science Digital Library provides high quality online educational resources for teaching and learning. Most resources in the library adhere to principles of Open Educational Resource (OER) access, although some resources are restricted to provider site membership, or may have a cost associated with them (indicated in the full record of the resource).
Produced by the U.S. Department of Commerce’s National Technical Information Service, this resource facilitates accessing the latest U.S. government-sponsored research and worldwide scientific, technical, engineering, and business-related information. NTIS is the central source for the sale of unclassified and publicly available information from research reports, journal articles, data files, computer programs and audio visual products from Federal sources.
The Networked Computer Science Technical Reference Library is an international collection of computer science research reports and papers made available for non-commercial use from a number of participating institutions (mostly Ph.D. granting universities) and archives.
New Mexico Digital Collections is the central search portal for digital collections about New Mexico. Search for and access digitized photographs, manuscripts, posters, oral histories, videos, maps, and books from libraries, museums, and cultural centers across the state. Open access.
OAIster is a union catalog of millions of records that represent open access resources. This catalog was built through harvesting from open access collections worldwide using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH). Today, OAIster includes more than 50 million records that represent digital resources from more than 2,000 contributors. Also available via OCLC FirstSearch. OCLC product.
The U.S. Department of Energy Office of Scientific and Technical Information provides comprehensive access to the results of DOE research and development investments. OSTI is implementing public access to the peer-reviewed scholarly publications resulting from DOE R&D funding.
The OAPEN Library contains freely accessible academic books, mainly in the area of humanities and social sciences. OAPEN works with publishers to build a quality controlled collection of open access books, and provides services for publishers, libraries and research funders in the areas of deposit, quality assurance, dissemination, and digital preservation.
Resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions. OATD currently indexes over 4.5 million theses and dissertations.
Open textbooks are textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. These books can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization. Supported by the Center for Open Education and the Open Textbook Network.
OpenDOAR is the quality-assured global directory of academic open access repositories. It enables the identification, browsing and search for repositories, based on a range of features, such as location, software or type of material held.
PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge. You can quickly and easily locate dissertations and theses relevant to your discipline, and view the complete text in PDF format. The authors of these dissertations and theses have opted to publish as open access.
Project Gutenberg offers over 57,000 free eBooks. Choose among free epub books, free kindle books, which you can download or read online. You will find the world's great literature here, with focus on older works for which copyright has expired. Thousands of volunteers digitized and diligently proofread the eBooks, for enjoyment and education.
PubChem is an open chemistry database at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Search information on chemical structures, identifiers, chemical and physical properties, biological activities, patents, health, safety, toxicity data, and many others in three linked databases: PubChem Substance, PubChem Compound, and PubChem BioAssay. Open access.
ROAD, the Directory of Open Access scholarly Resources, is a service offered by the ISSN (International Standard Serial Number) International Centre with the support of the Communication and Information Sector of UNESCO. ROAD provides a single access point to different types of online scholarly resources published worldwide and freely available.
SAE Technical Papers are written and peer-reviewed by experts in the automotive, aerospace, and commercial vehicle industries. Browse the more than 102,000 technical papers and journal articles on the latest advances in technical research and applied technical engineering information.
SAH Archipedia: Classic Buildings is a free, open-access site containing entries for around 100 buildings from each state represented in SAH Archipedia. These entries have been chosen by the editors as among the most significant or representative ones from their region. Socorro has 4 entries featured: Trinity Site, Ground Zero, McDonald Ranch House, and West 800 Instrumentation Bunker.
The Science Inventory is a searchable database of research products primarily from EPA's Office of Research and Development. Science Inventory records provide descriptions of the product, contact information, and links to available printed material or websites.
As the gateway to US government science information, Science.gov searches over 60 databases and over 2,200 scientific websites to provide users with access to more than 200 million pages of authoritative federal science information including research and development results. Open access. You will also find Science.gov results at WorldWideScience.org, which provides access to science information from more than 70 nations.
SHARE is a higher education initiative whose mission is to maximize research impact by making research widely accessible, discoverable, and reusable. SHARE is building its free, open, data set by gathering, cleaning, linking, and enhancing metadata that describes research activities and outputs—from data management plans and grant proposals to preprints, presentations, journal articles, and research data.
Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research and is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences. The SSRN eLibrary provides over 800,000 research papers from more than 300,000 researchers across 30 disciplines. Author-submitted content is downloadable at no charge by users world-wide. Some features require membership, which is free. Sign up here.
Online social network featuring blog articles on big issues from key players in social science, a forum to share discussion, announcements of funding and job opportunities, a resource center with videos and reports, as well as funding and job opportunity notices.
SpectraBase is a freely available collection of spectra, covering hundreds of thousands of organic, organometallic and inorganic compounds. Spectra include proton NMR, heteronuclear NMR, FTIR, transmission IR, Raman, UV-VIS and mass spectra, plus basic property data, though not all spectra types are available for all compounds. Peak assignments are available for NMR spectra. The collection may be searched by chemical name, CAS Registry Number or InChi key. Only one spectrum may be displayed at a time. Note that (free) registration is required, and there are frequent advertisements displayed for the database producer, Bio-Rad.
SDBS is an integrated spectral database system for organic compounds,which includes 6 different types of spectra under a directory of the compounds. The six spectra are as follows: an electron impact Mass spectrum (EI-MS), a Fourier transform infrared spectrum (FT-IR), a 1H nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrum, a 13C NMR spectrum, a laser Raman spectrum, and an electron spin resonance (ESR) spectrum.
Sweets is the building product source for the design and construction professional: Architects, Contractors, Subcontractors, Designers, Engineers, Facility Managers and Building Owners. Sweets is like no other building product database - with comprehensive product information, CAD details, BIM objects, specs, catalogs, galleries, green product information CEUs and more on over 100,000 products.
Open Select ensures researchers can publish open access (OA) in over 2,300 Taylor & Francis and Routledge journals, ranging across the sciences, social sciences, medicine, technology, engineering, humanities and arts. These hybrid journals publish both OA content and content available via subscription.
The Technical Report Archive & Image Library (TRAIL) identifies, acquires, catalogs, digitizes and provides unrestricted access to U.S. government agency technical reports. The Technical Report Archive & Image Library (TRAIL) identifies, acquires, catalogs, digitizes and provides unrestricted access to U.S. government agency technical reports. Reports are available from: Atomic Energy Commission, National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics, National Bureau of Standards, National Earthquake Information Center, Office of Saline Water, U.S. Bureau of Mines, Office of Technical Services (U.S. Dept. of Commerce), and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
The Geologic Information Center at the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources (NMBGMR) maintains a Bibliography of New Mexico Geology, which includes Theses and Dissertation citations for research projects in New Mexico.
Theses Canada is a collaborative program between Library and Archives Canada (LAC) and nearly 70 universities accredited by Universities Canada. It strives to: acquire and preserve theses and dissertations from participating universities; provide free access to Canadian electronic theses and dissertations in the collection; facilitate access to non-digital theses and dissertations in the collection. Note: Library and Archives Canada has temporarily suspended thesis harvesting from university institutional repositories in order for technological improvements to be made to its systems. Users of the Theses Canada Portal will be notified when harvesting recommences.
Freely search information about industrial products and services in the following categories: downloadable 2D and 3D CAD models for mechanical parts, plant components, and building products for easy insertion into drawings; product catalogs searchable by specification; Parts catalogs for class and competitive projects; A soon-to-be launched library of white papers aiding students in their research.ThomasNet also offers an Industrial Market Trends (IMT) blog and newsletter that offers insight to industry's hot topics, latest developments, best practices, market trends and opinions of our readers giving students a look at the real-world; an active forum community; and product news.
The Transportation Research Board's Research in Progress (RIP) Database contains information on more than 14,000 current or recently completed transportation research projects. RIP records primarily are projects funded by the U.S. Department of Transportation and State Departments of Transportation. University transportation research also is included in the database.
TRID is an integrated database that combines the records from TRB’s Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) Database and the OECD’s Joint Transport Research Centre’s International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) Database. TRID provides access to more than one million records of transportation research worldwide.
The database consists includes information about all US patents (including utility, design, reissue, plant patents and SIR documents) from the first patent issued in 1790 to the most recent issue week.
The United Nations Digital Library (UNDL) incorporates open access digital content, mainly official UN documents and selected UN maps, as well as speech and voting records. Content is organized into collections (by UN body, agency, and type of document), and links between related documents (draft resolutions, committee reports, meeting records, final resolutions, voting records, documents issued under a specific agenda item).
Conference proceedings from USENIX covering developments of all aspects of computers, in particular operating systems. In addition, all videos of conference technical session presentations are now available to the general public on the USENIX Web site shortly after they take place.
The Pubs Warehouse provides access to over 150,000 publications written by USGS scientists over the century-plus history of the bureau. This includes official publications such as USGS-authored journal articles, series reports, book chapters, other government publications, and conference proceedings.
Web of Conferences is an open access platform fully devoted to scientific conferences. It provides a safe long-term record of events, and offers effective solutions for the publishing, dissemination and indexation of conference papers. It gives maximum exposure to proceedings in order to enhance the visibility and to increase the citations of the articles.
The World Bank provides free and open access to a comprehensive set of data about development in countries around the globe, together with other datasets cited in the data catalog. Broader access to these data allow policymakers and advocacy groups to make better-informed decisions and measure improvements more accurately. They are also valuable tools to support research by journalists, academia and others, broadening understanding of global issues.
WorldWideScience.org is a global science gateway—accelerating scientific discovery and progress through a multilateral partnership to enable federated searching of national and international scientific databases and portals.