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Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. Includes coverage from 1940s, as well as full text for over 650 journals.

Subject(s): Science, Environmental Sciences, Social Sciences, Law, Geography, Interdisciplinary Studies, Urban Studies

This database provides detailed abstracts and indexing of the hundreds of environmental impact statements issued each year by the federal government. EIS extracts the key issues from complex government-released environmental impact statements, converting massive documents into concise, readable abstracts. Each entry includes a clear description of the project, sections on positive impact and negative consequences and legal mandates.

Subject(s): Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Science, Environmental Sciences, Health Sciences, Environment and Public Health, Public Health

This database provides detailed abstracts and indexing of the hundreds of environmental impact statements issued each year by the federal government, in addition to offering the statements themselves in full text. Each entry includes a clear description of the project, sections on positive impact and negative consequences, legal mandates and the PDF full text.

Subject(s): Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Science, Environmental Sciences, Health Sciences, Environment and Public Health, Public Health

Citation rankings for scientists, institutions & journals; listings of highly cited and hot papers

Subject(s): Science

Faculty Opinions is an alerting service and index with full-text links that reviews the most interesting papers published in the biological sciences, based on the recommendations of over 1400 leading researchers, including many from Tufts.

Subject(s): Science, Biological Sciences, Biology

FARAD is part of the Food Animal Residue Avoidance & Depletion Program. FARAD is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) and staffed by veterinary pharmacologists, toxicologists and food animal specialists from University of California-Davis, University of Florida, North Carolina State University, Virginia-Maryland and Kansas State University. FARAD provides open access to comprehensive up-to-date information and data resources for food animal drugs. FARAD provides science-based estimates of safe withdrawal intervals for food-producing animal species that have been treated with or exposed to drugs or other chemicals.

Subject(s): Health Sciences, Veterinary Medicine, Science, Agriculture, Nutritional Sciences

The FirstSearch platform provides access to ArticleFirst, ECO, and WorldCat.

Subject(s): Social Sciences, Science, Arts and Humanities, Health Sciences, Engineering

Gale Academic OneFile has over 8,000 peer-reviewed journals, the majority in full-text, from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Full text articles are available in both PDF and HTML. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

Subject(s): Science, Health Sciences, Medicine, Public Health, Arts and Humanities, Social Sciences

Gale eBooks is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Subject(s): Social Sciences, Arts and Humanities, Science

A source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.

Subject(s): Social Sciences, Science, Arts and Humanities, Health Sciences, Medicine, Public Health

Gale in Context: Environmental Studies focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues and includes sources such as topic summaries, scholarly articles, statistics, conference proceedings, news and magazine articles, podcasts, videos, industry reports, and consumer data.

Subject(s): Science, Environmental Sciences

This database provides a practical means for keeping up with wide-ranging findings that are important to scientist's own studies, sifting the worldwide literature for significant advances as they happen and forging an essential link among different systems. All areas of genetics are covered from microbes to plants to humans; molecular genetics, DNA, protein synthesis, ribosomes, enzymes and gene regulation.

Subject(s): Science, Biological Sciences, Biology, Health Sciences

This database, established by the American Geological Institute (AGI) in 1966, provides access to the geoscience literature of the world. GeoRef is the most comprehensive AGI database in the geosciences and continues to grow by more than 100,000 references a year. The database contains over 3 million references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses.

Subject(s): Science, Geology

This database contains records that are, literally, in the process of being indexed prior to their integration in the main GeoRef database. The majority of the records originate from non-English language literature that was not necessarily published recently. GeoRef In Process does NOT contain the most current records and should not be confused with a database of Recent References.

Subject(s): Science, Geology

GeoScienceWorld is a nonprofit collaborative and comprehensive resource for research and communications in the earth sciences, which is built on a core database of peer-reviewed journals and is integrated with the GeoRef index. The organization gives researchers a single point of access to 46 full-text scholarly journals plus books, datasets, maps, tables, images, and theses.

Subject(s): Science, Geology

Global Plants offers access to botanical resources from dozens of herbaria, libraries, museums and other research institutions. The database includes plant type specimens from herbaria around the world, scientific research articles and correspondence dating back hundreds of years, and full-text books and reference works on botany.

Subject(s): Science, Biological Sciences, Biology

Includes journal and conference papers, theses and dissertations, academic books, pre-prints, abstracts, technical reports and other scholarly literature from all broad areas of research. Contains full text links to a few of Tufts subscribed databases such as Pubmed and scholarly articles that are available anywhere across the web.

Subject(s): Arts and Humanities, Science, Medicine, Environment and Public Health, Dentistry, Veterinary Medicine, Nutritional Sciences

Index to U.S. government documents.

Subject(s): Arts and Humanities, Engineering, Health Sciences, Science, Social Sciences

GreenFILE is a research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond.

Subject(s): Science, Environmental Sciences, Health Sciences, Environment and Public Health, Public Health, Social Sciences, Economics

PLEASE LOGIN WITH YOUR TUFTS CREDENTIALS ON THE HATHITRUST HOME PAGE. HathiTrust is a large-scale collaborative repository with over 10 million volumes including content digitized via the Google Books project, Internet Archive, and by local libraries. Public domain content is full-text; non-public domain content (post-1923) is for full-text searching only.

Subject(s): Arts and Humanities, Engineering, Health Sciences, Science, Social Sciences

Produced by the Centre for Reviews and Dissemination (CRD), the Health Technology Assessment database brings together details on ongoing health technology assessments (studies of the medical, social, ethical, and economic implications of healthcare interventions). Many different types of research are included in the HTA database, including systematic reviews and ongoing and completed research based on trials, questionnaires and economic evaluations. In some cases there will be an overlap with systematic reviews in the Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effect (DARE) database and economic evaluations in the National Health Service Economic Evaluation (NHS EED) database.

Subject(s): Science, Technology, Health Sciences, Medicine

A division of the Stanford University Libraries, HighWire Press hosts the largest repository of high impact, peer-reviewed content, with over 1195 journals and more than 5 million full text articles from over 140 scholarly publishers in Biological Sciences, Medical Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Social Sciences.

Subject(s): Health Sciences, Medicine, Public Health, Veterinary Medicine, Science, Biological Sciences, Social Sciences

This database integrates four bibliographiesthe Isis Current Bibliography of the History of Science, the Current Bibliography in the History of Technology, the Bibliografia Italiana di Storia della Scienza and the Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine. The History of STM database includes citations for journal articles, conference proceedings, books, dissertations, serials, maps and other related materials.

Subject(s): Science, Technology, Health Sciences, Social Sciences, History

This database offers a comprehensive source for developments and promising applications emerging from international genome research, including the massive Human Genome Project.

Subject(s): Science, Biological Sciences, Biology, Health Sciences

Includes practical handbooks, introductory and advanced texts, reference works, and professional books with an emphasis on leading areas of research published from 1974 to 2014.

Subject(s): Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Science, Computer Science

IEEE Xplore digital library provides full-text access to IEEE, IET & IEE journals, conferences and standards, as well as Wiley-IEEE Press e-books and standards, and MIT Press e-books.

Subject(s): Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Science, Computer Science

More than 450 titles in the fields of computer science and engineering technologies, including artificial intelligence, information theory, computer programming, information technology, and electrical engineering.

Subject(s): Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Science, Computer Science

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