Online access to Encyclopedia & annual Yearbooks. Search encyclopedia or browse by subject to locate articles. Also: a science dictionary, biographies of 2,000+ scientists, & Student Center with study guides and essay topics. 1 simultaneous user allowed.
1913-1983. Provides a single resource for seven decades of articles on the most important events, issues & trends in the history of business & industry, plus the most important historical sources in the applied science & technology for the 20th Century.
1898-2000. Search author, keywords. Click on image link to page scans of Astronomy & Astrophysics Abstracts/AAA(1969-82) & Astronomischer Jahresbericht/AJB(1898-1968). See abstracts in print version--S&E Ref QB1.A86593 [1969-96] & QB1.A8655 [1899-1968].
Searchable inventory of funding opportunities and researchers, inventions and facilities at leading U.S. and Canadian universities and other research organizations. Good for creating customized CVs for grant applications and for locating experts for market research and journalism, too. Click on "Profiles" tab to browse individual researchers' profiles at UC San Diego and use Advance Search to find researchers across all institutions COS covers.
Search for research funding opportunities from sources that include private and government sources such as the NSF, NIH, USDA. Search by keyword, deadline, funding amounts, geographic area, and more. E-mail funding alert available.
1861-present. Database of citations to doctoral dissertations & master's theses from 1,000+ universities. Abstracts for dissertations 1980-present; master's theses 1988-present. Full-text of most UC dissertations published 1996 and later.
2007-. JCR Science provides statistical data on the relative importance of over 5900 journals in science and technology. Journals are evaluated on impact factor, immediacy of content, article counts, cited half life & source data.
Search/browse 2500+ science and engineering encyclopedias, handbooks, texts, and databases. Advanced features include numerical range searching and interactive graphs and tables. Excellent resource for chemical & physical property data.
The MGA database indexes over 600 journals & other series as well as books & conference proceedings on meteorology, climatology, air pollution, astrophysics, atmospheric chemistry & physics, physical oceanography, hydrology, glaciology, and weather forecasting, from 1950s to present.
U.S. government scientific, technical and engineering and related business information. Includes searchable database (1990-present) of documents and ordering information. UCSD faculty, staff & students should request documents via interlibrary loan.
A complete historical archive of publications of the American Physical Society, this searchable archive currently includes all APS journal content back to 1893(including Physical Review, Physical Review Letters, and Reviews of Modern Physics).
Gateway to selected, authoritative science resources from US government agencies and departments. Search or browse selected science websites, or use the 'index' to view resources on selected topics. Use Advanced search to find specific technical reports.
Over 30,000 books online. Search full-text, then save or print chapter pdfs. Many of these books are available as Print-on-demand personal copies - look for Buy a Print Copy of this Book for $24.95 Including Shipping near the book's table of contents.
Product and service suppliers in 52,000 categories. Good for finding company contact information and getting lists of suppliers for a particular product. Some companies have product catalogs with specs or CAD drawings.
Excellent starting place to explore the scholarly literature. Indexes journals in all disciplines: sciences, engineering, social sciences, arts, and humanities. Now includes databases that cover books and conference papers. Includes cited and citing references for each article, conference paper and book indexed. Search by author, keywords, organization and cited references. Create citation alerts to get weekly notices when new, relevant citations are added. Some indexes go back to 1900, others begin more recently (1975 or later). DATABASES: Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Book Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions, and Index Chemicus.