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AgNIC    A guide to agricultural information on the Internet as selected by the National Agricultural Library, Land-Grant Universities, and other institutions. Covers: Animal and Veterinary Sciences, Aquaculture and Fisheries, Consumer and Family Studies, Earth and Environmental Sciences, Economics, Business and Industry, Extension and Education, Farming and Farming Systems, Food and Human Nutrition, Forestry, Geographical Locations, Government, Law and Regulations, Medical and Biological Sciences, People, Organizations and History, Plant Sciences, and Science and Technology.   http://www.agnic.org/

Annual Reviews    Includes the annual review journal, previous issues, current issues, and future topics for 34 social sciences, biomedical sciences, and physical sciences reviews. http://www.annualreviews.org

ClasePeriodica. Indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities. PERIODICA covers journals in science and technology. Offers access to more than 300,000 bibliographic citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages. Contains information from articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews and brief notes published in journals edited in 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as from publications that focus on Pan-American issues. http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=ClasePeriodica;FSIP

JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III Interdisciplinary Collections   Archive of over 394 journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Each of the three core Arts & Sciences Collections introduces new academic disciplines into the archive. The Arts & Sciences Complement enables institutions to build upon these core collections, adding new journals in existing disciplines and cross-disciplinary fields over time. There are no overlaps (titles included in more than one collection) among the Arts & Sciences Collections. The Biological Sciences Collection is an interdisciplinary archive of journals covering the life sciences. The Biological Sciences Collection has minimal overlap with the Arts & Sciences I Collection and is JSTOR's first multidisciplinary collection branching out into the natural and applied sciences. You can browse subjects or search via   http://www.jstor.org/search/

Science & Technology Collection.  Contains over 800 leading full text journals, indexing and abstracts for more than 1,700 publications, covering the scientific and technical community. Topics: aeronautics, astrophysics, biology, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, marine sciences and materials science. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=web&defaultdb=syh

SciFinder Web is the web-based version of SciFinder Scholar. You must follow specific instructions to access SciFinder Web.

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Subject Research Guides. Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, video collection, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area. http://www.centenary.edu/library/reference/subject

Crystallography Online. Crystallographic research covers nearly all of the hard sciences. Structures of minerals and rocks, physics of X-rays, and magnetic materials, shapes and sizes of chemically interesting molecules, and the basics of molecular biology structures of proteins and nucleic acids are but some of the subjects studied by crystallographers. http://www.iucr.org

Department of Energy: DOE Information Bridge. Full-text and bibliographic records of DOE-sponsored report literature produced by the DOE and DOE contractor research and development community since January 1996 (more than 37,000 reports). Development reports are in the fields of physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics. http://www.osti.gov/bridge/

Eserver. Publishes texts in the arts, humanities and social sciences. Over 30,000. http://eserver.org/

The Exploratorium. Museum of Science, Art, and Human Perception. http://www.exploratorium.edu

Highwire Press. One of the 2 largest archives of free full-text science articles; 272,276 free full-text articles and 1,019,798 total indexed articles. http://highwire.stanford.edu/lists/largest.dtl

Mars, Dead or Alive (presented on PBS NOVA). An in-depth look at the landing of the "Spirit," a rover launched from earth to explore the ground surface of the planet Mars. Also includes a behind-the-scenes look at the construction of both the "Spirit" and the "Opportunity" rovers. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/mars/

Metanexus -- The Philidelphia Center of Religion and Science  An International forum on religion and science. Includes monthly annotated digests, daily postings of commentaries and book reviews, topical discussion groups, foreign language lists, and searchable archives; FREE Subscriptions with registration.  http://www.metanexus.net/index.html

Moving Image Gateway.   Indexes sites that "relate to moving images and sound and their use in higher and further education." Categories include: Arts & Humanities, Science & Technology, Bio-Medical and Social Science.  http://www.bufvc.ac.uk/gateway/

Nature: International Weekly Journal of Science.  The electronic version of the most recent printed edition of Nature at the date of access and the editions of Nature publication since 1 January 1997. http://www.nature.com/nature

News@Nature.  Both daily news and interactive multimedia features with blogs, opinion, columns, news and features, plus science careers news from Naturejobs. Provides the best science journalism on the web.  http://www.nature.com/news

Research Gate. The world's largest professional network for scientists and researchers with over 1.3 million users. Research Gate provides researchers with access to 45 million abstracts, over 10 million open-access journal articles, and over 350,000 full texts uploaded by the authors themselves. Researchers can search through seven of the largest databases and millions of smaller ones simultaneously, including PubMED, Cornwell University & CiteSeer.http://www.researchgate.net/literature

Trade Secrets: A Moyers Report (presented on PBS, March 26, 2001)   Investigation of the chemical industry's efforts to control information about risks to human health and the environment caused by exposure toxic chemicals. http://www.pbs.org/tradesecrets/