|Chicago Tribune Online
||Provides reporting and analysis of regional, national, and international news. Articles are in full-text 1985-present.
||1985 - current
||"ClimateWire covers in-depth every day the key issues that surround the debate over climate change, including:
-Federal agency programs, legislation, policies and funding;
-State program development and implementation;
-Post-Kyoto negotiations and nation-state positioning;
-International agency activities;
-Carbon market development;
-Alternative energy research and deployment;
-Financial community investment decisions;
-Corporate/multi-national response to climate concerns;
-Positions and lobbying by stakeholder groups;
-Consequences and lessons learned from GHG-reduction efforts;
-Effects on water resources, species, ecosystems and agriculture;
-Trends and effects for traditional and non-traditional fossil fuel resources;
-Consequences for electric utilities;
-Costs to consumers;
and much, much more."
|Conference Papers Index
||Conference Papers provides citations to papers and poster sessions 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. Information is derived from final programs, abstracts booklets and published proceedings, as well as from questionnaire
responses. Records include complete ordering information to obtain preprints, abstracts, proceedings and other publications derived from the conference, together with title and author information needed to track the specific papers.
||1982 - present
||A bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, journalism, poetry, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields. Provides references for more than 90,000 authors in the U.S.. This is part of the database Literature Resource Center.
||CQ Researcher explores a single, current issue in the news each week on topics ranging from social issues to environment, health, education, science and technology. Forty-four reports are produced each year, with four expanded reports. Each 12,000-word report features comments from experts, lawmakers and citizens on all sides of the issue. Charts, graphs, a pro-con feature, chronology, bibliographies and a list of contacts complete each report.
||1991 to present
||Online reference library provides advanced searching and full-text of hundreds of dictionaries and encyclopedias in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Cross-reference links and interactive concept maps provide answers and enable further exploration of topics. Images include 17,000 works of art from the Bridgemann Art Library Archive.
||ancient - current