Databases and Research Sites - Science and Technology

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Health LibGuide (Provided by CEFLS) This guide to health is a locally produced collection of health-related resources, including links to services in the community, books, ebooks, videos, apps and more.
Academic OneFile Academic OneFile is a premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources, with extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily. (Click here if outside NY State.)    View a Tutorial
Agricultural Collection Agricultural Collection: With broad coverage of agriculture and its related fields, this collection is comprised of nearly 200 titles, covering practical aspects of farming and cutting edge scientific research in horticulture. (Click here if outside NY State.)
Auto Repair Reference Center (Provided by CEFLS Libraries) The Auto Repair Reference Center contains information on most manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles. Content includes: • More than 31,660 vehicles, from 1945 to present • Over 205,000 drawings and step-by-step photographs • Approximately 75,000 technical service bulletins & recalls • Over 130,000 enhanced wiring diagrams for easy viewing and printing • Specifications & maintenance schedules • Labor Time Guide & Estimator • AutoIQ (Instructional videos) • Quick Tips – a complete guide to vehicle ownership & maintenance All of the content in ARRC has been created by ASE certified technicians.
Computer Database Computer Database: Use this database to find computer- related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology. (Click here if outside NY State.)
Encyclopedia Britannica (Provided by CEFLS Libraries) One of the most authoritative information sources in the world, with over 73,000 articles, 2,000 video clips, 4,000 quotations, a world atlas and timeline, entries from the Merriam- Webster Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, recommended websites, current magazine and journal articles, and image and sound files.  A friendly kids' interface is included.
Environmental Studies and Policy Collection Environmental Studies and Policy Collection: Providing robust coverage of the field of environmental issues and policy, this collection, which includes nearly 200 journals, provides instant access to the multiple viewpoints of this volatile field of study, including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests. (Click here if outside NY State.)
Gardening, Landscaping and Horticulture Collection Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Collection: Farmers, landscape architects, and biotechnologists alike will find useful information in this collection of nearly 50 journals focused specifically on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture. The collection includes content relating to both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies. (Click here if outside NY State.)
General OneFile General OneFile: This general periodical database contains over 12,000 periodicals, newspapers, reference books and multimedia sources, over half of which are full text. The backfile extends nearly 30 years. Subjects include humanities, education, environmental issues, technology, health care, politics and more. Updated daily, and contains millions of articles. (Click here if outside NY State.)
General Science Collection General Science Collection: Composed of over 200 journals – from highly specialized academic journals to general science-focused magazine – the General Science Collection provides coverage of all scientific endeavor, including such topics as particle physics and quantum theory, advanced mathematics, biotechnology, and many more. (Click here if outside NY State.)
Opposing Viewpoints in Context Opposing Viewpoints in Context delivers 13,000+ pro/con views, 1,000+ court case overviews, and thousands more topic overviews, biographies and profiles. Topic areas include Science, Global Issues, History, and Biography. Teachers can search by state and national curriculum standards for materials to use in the classroom.
Wilson Omnifile Full-Text Select Edition (Provided by Northern NY Library Network) Wilson OmniFile: Full Text Select Edition is a multidisciplinary, 100% full-text database providing full text articles, with their accompanying indexing and abstracts, from the following Wilson periodical databases: Art Full Text, Applied Science & Technology Full Text, Biological & Agricultural Index, Education Full Text, General Science Full Text, Humanities Full Text, Index to Legal Periodicals & Books, Library Literature & Information Science Full Text, Readers' Guide Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text, Wilson Business Full Text. OmnFile Full Text Select is a 100% full-text database and presents full text with every entry from more than 1,600 publications.

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