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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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Agricola

  • Coverage: 1970 - Current
  • Access: UALC
  • Purchased By: Pioneer
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This database contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. Agricola contains more than 4.8 million citations, which are comprised of journal articles, book chapters, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports related to agriculture. Agricola encompasses agriculture and many allied disciplines, including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, agricultural engineering and technology, and earth and environmental sciences. Note: This database pulls much of its data from the USDA/NAL Agricola website (for which it is named), and search results will be similar, but this site is the EBSCO version and has access to other EBSCO resources.
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American Institute of Physics (AIP) Publications + SPIN

  • Coverage: Varies by Title
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This database provides access to the American Institute of Physics (AIP) Journal Catalog, which includes over 25 full-text publications from multiple scholarly publishers. In addition, the catalog provides information (such as Thomson Reuters citation data) related to making acquisitions decisions. It also includes bibliographic information, information on new and discontinued publications, new online editions of existing journals, distribution and frequency changes, ordering information, and more. The publications are hosted on the Scitation platform, which provides HTML full-text results, downloadable PDFs, tools that help link articles to other information, and the ability to cross-search and access journals, proceedings, and books on a single site. The Marriott Library has also purchased access to SPIN (Searchable Physics Information Notices), an abstracts database that covers a slightly different set of titles than are hosted on the Scitation platform. SPIN can be searched either separately or together with the AIP Publications in Scitation.
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Anatomy.TV

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
Anatomy.TV is a suite of 3D interactive models of human anatomy. Controls allow users to zoom, rotate and peel away layers from the models. MRIs, X-rays, live-action movies and animations are also included to supplement the computer-generated models.
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Bioline International

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
Bioline International is a not-for-profit electronic publishing service committed to providing open access to quality research journals published in developing countries. A variety of health topics are covered, including tropical medicine, infectious diseases, epidemiology, emerging new diseases, biodiversity, the environment, conservation and international development. The database includes peer-reviewed journals from Brazil, Cuba, India, Indonesia, Kenya, South Africa, Uganda, Zimbabwe and more.
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Biological Sciences Collection

  • Coverage: Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This listing provides access to a large number of database which comprise the Biological Sciences Collection from ProQuest. The collection covers biochemistry, genetics, and virology, as well as a number of other topics. Citations from thousands of journals and conferences are provided.
Canadiana Reference Database
- See: OSH References Collection
CCOHS Collection Search
- See: OSH References Collection
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CHEMnetBASE

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
The collection centers around reference handbooks for chemists. It includes CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics, Combined Chemical Dictionary, Dictionary or Organic Compounds, specialized dictionaries, Properties of Organic Compounds and Polymers: A property Database. Note: The CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics is continuously updated. If you are having trouble finding information it may be in an earlier edition. A summary of changes to the database is also available.

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.
Colloquium Collection
- See: Synthesis Collection
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Common Chemistry

  • Coverage: Current
  • Access: Freely Available
  • Purchased By: Free
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This database contains the CAS Registry Number®, chemical names (both formal and common), molecular formulas, and structures or sequences for over 7800 chemicals of widespread general public interest. These substances are of global commercial use or importance and have been cited 1,000 or more times in the CAS Databases. Examples of substances included are aspirin, biotin, benzoyl peroxide, and boric acid. The Common Chemistry database also includes all 118 elements of the Periodic Table, although not all of the elements may meet the 1,000 references threshold. The database also features links to Wikipedia records (when available) that have been provided by the Wikipedia Chemicals WikiProject in collaboration with Chemical Abstracts Service.
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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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Conference Papers Index

  • Coverage: 1982 - Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: UALC
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
The Conference Papers Index database provides citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world. Subject emphasis since 1995 has been in the life sciences, environmental sciences and the aquatic sciences, while older material also covers physics, engineering and materials science. Information in this database is focused on the fields of Agriculture, Biochemistry, Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Forestry, Biology, Environmental Science, Soil Science, Biotechnology, and Clinical Medicine.
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Entrez, the Life Sciences Search Engine

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Access: Freely Available
  • Purchased By: Free
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
Entrez is an integrated, text-based search and retrieval system used at the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) for searching major databases, including PubMed, Nucleotide and Protein Sequences, Protein Structures, Complete Genomes, Taxonomy, and others. It can be used to retrieve a variety of information on subjects related to the life sciences.
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.
HSELINE Reference Database
- See: OSH References Collection
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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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Materials Research Database

  • Coverage: Varies by Database
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This link provides access to a selection of Materials Science databases from Cambridge Scientific Abstracts including Aluminium Industry Abstracts, Ceramic Abstracts, Copper Technical Reference Library, Corrosion Abstracts, Engineered Materials Abstracts, Materials Business File, and METADEX.
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MEDLINE [EBSCO]

  • Coverage: ~1950 - Current
  • Access: UALC
  • Purchased By: Pioneer
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This entry allows MEDLINE to be searched using EBSCO's interface. MEDLINE is a bibliographic database of life sciences and biomedical information. It includes bibliographic information for articles from academic journals covering medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and health care. MEDLINE also covers literature in biology and biochemistry and other fields such as molecular evolution. MEDLINE is freely available on the Internet and is searchable via a number of systems - PubMed and NLM's Entrez system are free options. The database contains more than 21.5 million records from over 5,500 selected publications covering biomedicine and health from 1950 to the present. New citations are added Tuesday through Saturday.
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MEDLINE [NLM PubMed]

  • Coverage: ~1950 - Current
  • Access: Freely Available
  • Purchased By: Free
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This listing provides access to the free PubMed interface for searching MEDLINE, which is provided by the National Library of Medicine (NLM). Eccles Library holdings for Medline are included. MEDLINE is a bibliographic database of life sciences and biomedical information. It includes bibliographic information for articles from academic journals covering medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and health care. MEDLINE also covers literature in biology and biochemistry and other fields such as molecular evolution. MEDLINE is freely available on the Internet and is searchable via a number of systems. The database contains more than 21.5 million records from over 5,500 selected publications covering biomedicine and health from 1950 to the present. New citations are added Tuesday through Saturday.
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MEDLINE [ProQuest]

  • Coverage: ~1950 - Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This entry allows MEDLINE to be searched using ProQuest's interface. MEDLINE is a bibliographic database of life sciences and biomedical information. It includes bibliographic information for articles from academic journals covering medicine, nursing, pharmacy, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and health care. MEDLINE also covers literature in biology and biochemistry and other fields such as molecular evolution. MEDLINE is freely available on the Internet and is searchable via a number of systems - PubMed and NLM's Entrez system are free options. The database contains more than 21.5 million records from over 5,500 selected publications covering biomedicine and health from 1950 to the present. New citations are added Tuesday through Saturday.
NACA Reports
- See: TRAIL
NIOSHTIC Reference Database
- See: OSH References Collection
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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.
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OSH References Collection

  • Coverage: Varies
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
The OSH References Collection of bibliographic databases provides access to over 600,000 summaries and references covering a variety of subjects including mining, nuclear technology, fire, flames, explosions, explosives, occupational hygiene, toxicology, hazardous chemicals, industrial air pollution, health services, welding, construction, ergonomics, robotics, industrial psychology and agricultural safety. Databases in the collection include: OSHLINE, NIOSHTIC, NIOSHTIC-2, HSELINE, CISILO, and Canadiana.
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Plant Science

  • Coverage: 1994 - Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This is a bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts of scientific literature on plant science. Areas of focus include pathology, symbiosis, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, techniques and environmental biology.
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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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Synthesis Collection

  • Coverage: Current
  • Access: University of Utah
  • Purchased By: Marriott Library
  • Maximum Users: Unlimited
This listing provides access to the Synthesis and Colloquium collections, which are interdisciplinary teaching and learning products covering new and emerging fields in the life sciences. The basic component of the collections is a 50 to 100-page "lecture" (a self-contained electronic book that synthesizes a research or development topic). Each lecture includes pictures, tables, and linked references to other peer reviewed articles and books. The collections and their lectures are organized by series, with each series managed by an editor who guides the lecture topic and author selection as well as peer review. New series and lectures are added continuously and existing lectures are revised periodically. Some topics which are currently covered by this database are Biotechnology, Cell Biology of Medicine, the Developing Brain, Developmental Biology, and Integrated Systems Physiology.
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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.