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Windows Live Academic Search: Peer-Reviewed Sources

Just Released: Windows Live Academic (beta) searches more than 6 million records from approximately 4,300 peer-reviewed journals, 2,000 conferences and web sites in these areas:

See: Live Academic's Journals and Sources List

Several features are designed to efficiently find content, including: abstract previews, sort and group by capability, and citation export. You may be able to access full text content via the Library's paid subscriptions (see: E-Journals).

Reviews: Search Engine Watch · Information Today

Similar products: Boulder Labs Library Databases · Google Scholar

Added 4/14/06

Open J-Gate: 3000+ Open Access Journals

Launched in 2006, Open J-Gate provides access to millions of journal articles available online. It is also a database of journal literature, indexed from 3000+ open access journals, with links to full text at Publisher sites. Open J-Gate is the contribution of Informatics (India) Ltd. to promote the Open Access Initiative (OAI).

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Features and Benefits:

  1. Portal with the largest number of e-journals - indexes from 3000+ academic, research and industry journals. More than 1500 of them are peer-reviewed scholarly journals.
  2. Links to one million+ open access articles - This number is growing with 300,000+ new articles added every year.
  3. All journals are classified in a three-level hierarchical system to provide for better relevancy in search results
  4. Table of Content (TOC) Browsing - browse the TOC of latest issue and the back issues
  5. Easy-to-Use search functionalities - allows various search options: search by Title, Author, Abstract, Authors' Address/Institution, Keywords, etc.

See also: Open Access Journals / Information · Open Access to Scientific Literature: The Debate

Added 4/19/06

Missing In Action: Lost Books

These books are missing from the Library and are needed for other researchers. If you have any of these items please return them.

Added 4/26/06

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