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Resource Coverage Description
Core Resources
Web of Science (Science Citation Expanded Index) 1900-present Covers all science disciplines
Citation searching
SciFinder Scholar (Chemical Abstracts, Registry, CASREACT) 1907-current Chemistry (broadly). Initial Registration Required.
Aldrich Catalog Chemical property information, including spectra
INSPEC 1898-present Physics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science
Other Resources
Academic Search Complete 1887-present General and scientific articles in all fields. via CDL
ArticleFirst January 1990-present via FirstSearch/OCLC
Reaxys (Beilstein and Gmelin) Substances indexed 1772-present. Use the AnyConnect Client VPN to access this resource from off-campus.
Cambridge Structural Database
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CSD contains published crystallographic data on organic, organometallic, and metal complex structures
CCINFOweb Current RTECS & Chemindex databases only. (Login info available at Orbach Science Library reference desk)
ChemIDPlus Current Identification of chemical substances and Information on Chemicals.
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ContentsFirst NOTE: Merged with ArticleFirst (learn more) January 1990-present via FirstSearch/OCLC
Compendex via EI Village 1970-present engineering research literature
CrossFire Beilstein/Gmelin
Information
Substances indexed 1772-present. Document citations from organic chemistry journals, 1980-present; inorganic chemistry journals from 1995-present. via MDL Information Systems, Inc.
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Digital Dissertations -- Dissertation Abstracts International 1861-present; abstracts from 1980; full-text 1998-present; UC dissertations
free full-text 1998-present.
via UMI
Earthquake Engineering Abstracts 1971-present via Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
Gmelin (See CrossFire) Substances indexed 1772-present. Document citations from organic chemistry journals, 1980-present; inorganic chemistry journals from 1995-present. via MDL Information Systems, Inc.
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Government Printing Office - GPO Access 1976-present via FirstSearch/OCLC
History of Science and Technology January  1976-present @RLG via CDL
Inorganic Crystal Structure Database The ICSD is a searchable database of more than 93,000 inorganic structures, including pure elements, minerals, metals, and intermetallic compounds.
PapersFirst 1993-present via FirstSearch/OCLC
Proceedings 1993-present via FirstSearch/OCLC
RTECS Current via CCINFOweb
TOXLINE 1965-present
TOXNET current via National Library of Medicine

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