The Library recently added print subscriptions and/or online access to the following journals:
Engineering, Mathematics & Computing Information
TechXtra "searches parts of the Web that Google doesn't, and TechXtra helps you find subject-based information, which Google doesn't do very well. Many of the things you'll find through TechXtra come from the 'Hidden Web', and are not indexed by Google."
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TechXtra uses 25 collections, including content from over 50 publishers and providers.
- available as an RSS Feed (What's This?)Added 5/10/06
Three web sites from NewspaperARCHIVE.com, "the largest Newspaper Archive Online." include news as well as full text and full image articles from more than 50,000 historical newspaper pages:
Global Warming Newspaper Archive - "Newspaper articles about global warming tell the story of the Earth's climate and the diverse opinions and scientific discoveries surrounding the theory of global warming. From the Industrial Revolution to the Kyoto treaty..."
Hurricane Newspaper Archive - "From the Galveston Hurricane of 1900, the deadliest natural disaster in US history, to Hurricane Katrina, the costliest hurricane in US history..."
Tornado Newspaper Archive - "From the first recorded American tornado at Rehobeth, Massachusetts, in 1671 to the killer storms that tore through the central United States on April 2, 2006..."
See also: World Newspaper SitesAdded 5/17/06
LiveScience (livescience.com) is "an original content site focusing on the innovative and intriguing in Science and Technology. The website covers news, views and scientific inquiry with an original, provocative point of view. With articles by respected science journalists and contributors, LiveScience looks at new discoveries, intellectual adventures and the idiosyncrasies of the world that surrounds us."
In April 2005, PC Magazine (Library Record) ranked LiveScience.com as a Top 100 website, citing its successful combination of humor and important content.
Request abstracts and full text conference papers (when available) from ILLiad
Directory focusing on conferences, conventions, trade shows, exhibits, workshops, events and business meetings
Conference Papers Index
Over 1 million citations to papers 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.
Electronic Conference Proceedings Archive
High-Energy Physics and related fields
Directory of Published Proceedings (DoPP) Database
More than 50,000 records in: Science, Engineering, Medicine and Technology - Request via ILLiad
MInd: The Meetings Index
Locate future conferences, congresses, meetings and symposia
Over 2,000 Conference Proceedings indexed in: Computing, Physics, Engineering, Math, Materials, & Geophysics
1993 - Present: Covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre
1993 - Present: Index of worldwide conference proceedings
Databases By Organization / Society