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Scopus

  • Coverage: Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
Scopus is a large abstract and citation database of research literature and patents. The database is updated daily and contains over 60 million records. Scopus indexes more than 21,500 peer-reviewed journals from more than 5,000 publishers, including 4,200 open access journals. Scopus also indexes 360 trade publications, more than 7.2 million papers from 83,000 conferences, 1,100 book series, and 120,000 books. Additionally, the database contains 27 million patent records from the US Patent & Trademark Office, the European Patent Office, the Japan Patent Office, the World Intellectual Property Organization, and the UK Intellectual Property Office.

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Academic Search Premier

  • Coverage: 1965 - Current
  • Access: UALC
  • Purchased By: Pioneer
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
A multi-disciplinary database which offers information in many areas of academic study, Academic Search Premier focuses on a range of subjects including biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion/theology, and more. This database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 8,500 journals, with full text for more than 4,600 of those titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 and earlier are available for over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.

ChemZent

  • Coverage: 1830-1969
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: unlimited
ChemZent provides access to the first and only indexed, English-searchable version of Chemisches Zentralblatt. Chemisches Zentralblatt is the oldest journal of chemistry abstracts. ChemZent allows authorized users to explore, discover and isolate historic chemistry information using familiar SciFinder features. Also, gain additional entry points to ChemZent abstracts through indexing of relevant concepts and substances. Pinpoint the location of the abstract within the original German PDF with abstract markers and make use of the CAS controlled vocabulary for greater discoverability and Print and export original German and English translated abstracts.
CISTI Electronic Journals
- See: NRC Research Press
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Compendex Archive

  • Coverage: 1884-1969
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
Effective July 31st, 2013, Compendex is limited to archive-only access and is not updated with new information (see coverage date above for details). Access to current information in Compendex is available through Scopus.

Compendex is a bibliographic database of engineering research which contains over ten million references and abstracts taken from over 6,000 scholarly journals, trade magazines, conference proceedings and technical papers. The subjects covered by this database include nuclear technology, bioengineering, transportation, chemical and process engineering, light and optical technology, agricultural engineering and food technology, computers and data processing, applied physics, electronics and communications, control, civil, mechanical, materials, petroleum, aerospace and automotive engineering as well as narrower subtopics within all these and other major engineering fields.
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Engineering Village

  • Coverage: Varies by Database
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This link provides access to the content of two databases from Engineering Village, Compendex Archive(Engineering Index Backfile) and Inspec. Compendex Archive is a bibliographic database of engineering research which contains over 1.7 million references and abstracts taken from over 6,000 scholarly journals, trade magazines, conference proceedings and technical papers. The subjects covered by this database include nuclear technology, transportation, chemical and process engineering, light and optical technology, agricultural engineering and food technology, data processing, applied physics, electronics and communications, control, civil, mechanical, materials, petroleum, aerospace and automotive engineering as well as narrower subtopics within all these and other major engineering fields. The Compendex Archive provides a comprehensive, historical view of engineering developments and innovations described in literature from 1884-1969. Access to current information in Compendex is available through Scopus. Inspec is a bibliographic database providing access to scientific literature in electrical engineering, electronics, physics, control engineering, information technology, communications, computers, computing, manufacturing and production engineering. The database contains over 13 million bibliographic records from scientific and technical journals and conference proceedings. Inspec's online coverage is from 1898 to the present, and records are updated weekly, with approximately 760,000 new records added to the database annually.
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GeoRef

  • Coverage: 1785 - Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
The database contains over 3.8 million references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses. The database continues to grow by more than 100,000 references a year. GeoRef covers North America from 1666 to the present and the rest of world since 1933. The database includes all publications of the USGS (U. S. Geological Survey), Masters' theses and doctoral dissertations from U.S. and Canadian universities are also included.
Global Reference On The Environment/Energy/And Natural Resources
- See: GREENR (Global Reference On The Environment/Energy/And Natural Resources)
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GREENR (Global Reference On The Environment/Energy/And Natural Resources)

  • Coverage: unlimited
  • Access: UALC
  • Purchased By: UALC
  • Maximum Users: unlimited
An electronic resource offering authoritative reference content in the area of the environment, energy and natural resources, GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources). From global warming, to food safety, to access to health care, to the impact of economic development on international relations, today's important environmental issues are shaping the future and reach far beyond the United States. Additionally, as green collar jobs are poised for growth, municipalities strive to be environmentally friendly, and corporations develop green working environments, this resource becomes invaluable. GREENR focuses on the study of sustainability and the environment. Both interactive and current, GREENR allows users to navigate issue, organization and country portals. A one-stop site, this resource provides news, background information, video, unique commentaries, primary source documents and statistics in highly accessible, visually appealing research areas, covering relevant categories including energy systems, healthcare, food, climate change, population, economic development.
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Inspec

  • Coverage: 1898 - Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
Inspec is a bibliographic database providing access to scientific literature in electrical engineering, electronics, physics, control engineering, information technology, communications, computers, computing, and manufacturing and production engineering. The database contains over 13 million bibliographic records from scientific and technical journals and conference proceedings. Inspec's online coverage is from 1898 to the present, and records are updated weekly, with approximately 760,000 new records added to the database annually.
Institutional Repository (U of U)
- See: USpace
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Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology

  • Coverage: Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This encyclopedia covers the properties, manufacturing, and uses of chemicals, as well as materials, processes, and engineering principles. Current research, emerging technologies, economic aspects, environmental impacts and health concerns are also addressed. The database contains over 1,000 articles, which are updated regularly, as well as archival content.
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METADEX

  • Coverage: ~1966 - Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This database covers metals and alloys, including details on their properties, manufacturing, applications, and development. The collection contains almost 1.5 million references and is the database equivalent of Metals Abstracts, Metals Abstracts Index, and Alloys Index. Major areas of coverage include steel, strength, refining, casting, coatings, heat treatment, metal matrix composites, nonferrous metals, corrosion, extracting, smelting, blast furnaces, machining, welding, testing, analysis, environmental issues, and safety issues. The database is updated once a month, with approximately 45,000 new records added per year. There are nearly 8 million records in the collection in total, drawn from over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases.
NACA Reports
- See: TRAIL
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NRC Research Press

  • Coverage: Varies by Title
  • Access: UALC
  • Purchased By: UALC
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This listing provides access to a collection of journals in many areas of science, technology, engineering, and medicine, provided by the Canada Institute for Scientific and Technical Information (CISTI). Note that this is an archival collection only, and no new issues of journals are added.
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NTIS Database (National Technical Information Service)

  • Coverage: 1964 - Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This database contains millions of bibliographic records representing billions of dollars in United States government-sponsored research and development projects. Information is drawn from research reports, computer products, software, video cassettes, audio cassettes and more from over 300 government agencies, including NASA, DOD, DOE, EPA, DOT and the Department of Commerce. The collection is updated on a biweekly basis.

SciFinder

  • Coverage: 1907 - Present
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
NOTE: You must register for a user account to use this database - note that for registration you must use your University of Utah email. This database is licensed for use only by U of U faculty, students and staff conducting scholarly research. It is not to be used for commercial research. SciFinder provides access to the substance information and chemical literature in CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) databases. Currently the database includes over 16 million journal articles, patents and other documents and more than 24 million substance records in the CAS Chemical Registry database. Please contact: Shane Wallace email shane.wallace@utah.edu with any questions regarding registration or access.
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Scopus

  • Coverage: Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
Scopus is a large abstract and citation database of research literature and patents. The database is updated daily and contains over 60 million records. Scopus indexes more than 21,500 peer-reviewed journals from more than 5,000 publishers, including 4,200 open access journals. Scopus also indexes 360 trade publications, more than 7.2 million papers from 83,000 conferences, 1,100 book series, and 120,000 books. Additionally, the database contains 27 million patent records from the US Patent & Trademark Office, the European Patent Office, the Japan Patent Office, the World Intellectual Property Organization, and the UK Intellectual Property Office.
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TOXLINE

  • Coverage: 1992 - Current
  • Access: Freely Available
  • Purchased By: Eccles Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This database provides access to an index of world literature on toxicology, covering subjects such as chemicals, pharmaceuticals, pollutants, and more. Citations to journal articles, conference papers, technical reports and theses are included in the collection. Some of the material indexed in this database is owned by the University of Utah, primarily through the Eccles Library.
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TRAIL

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Access: Freely Available
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
TRAIL is a collaborative project to digitize, archive, and provide persistent and unrestricted access to federal technical reports issued prior to 1975. The TRAIL project was initiated in 2005 by engineering and government document librarians (including the University of Utah). The project has since expanded and is now a nationwide workflow among over 30 institutional partners. As of April 2011 more than 30,000 documents have been scanned, cataloged and added to the repository. U.S. federal agencies included in the collection so far are the Bureau of Mines, National Bureau of Standards, Atomic Energy Commission, Saline Waters, and NACA (National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics). The collection is constantly expanding to include additional agencies.

USpace

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Access: Freely Available
  • Purchased By: Free
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
USpace (the University of Utah's Institutional Repository Initiative) is a collaborative project between the libraries at the University of Utah and the University community which collects and archives the intellectual capital of the institution and make these scholarly materials freely available on the Internet.
Web of Knowledge
- See: Web of Science
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Web of Science

  • Coverage: 1900 - Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This listing provides access to the Web of Knowledge search interface for the Web of Science Core Collection, and the Science, Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities Citation Indexes. The Web of Science Core Collection provides researchers access to the world's most authoritative multidisciplinary content, and its indexes cover more than 12,000 of the world's highest impact journals and 150,000 conference proceedings. The Science Citation Index fully indexes over 8,500 of the world’s leading scientific and technical journal across 150 disciplines from 1900 to the present. The Arts & Humanities Citation Index indexes over 1,700 of the world’s leading arts and humanities journals from 1975 to the present, and the Social Sciences Citation Index covers over 3,000 journals across 55 social science disciplines from 1900 to the present. To access the full benefits of Web of Science when accessing the database from off-campus (JCR, Incites, etc.), you may need to register for a Web of Science account and use the Web of Science login.