Databases





DATABASE TITLE FULL DESCRIPTION COVERAGE FULL TEXT
Bacteriology Abstracts (Microbiology B) Bacteriology Abstracts (Microbiology B) provides access to clinical findings as well as all aspects of pure bacteriology, biochemistry, and genetics. About 430 journal titles are selectively indexed. Major areas of coverage include: aggressins and toxins; animal bacteriology; antibacterial agents; antibiosis; antibiotics; cell structure and function; culture; ecology and distribution; genetics and evolution; human bacteriology; identification; immunology; invertebrate bacteriology; methodology; microbial symbiosis; plasmids; predation; taxonomy; and typing 1982 - present no
BASE (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine) BASE is one of the world's most voluminous search engines especially for academic open access web resources and is operated by Bielefeld University Library. BASE collects, normalizes, and indexes data from repository servers that use use the "Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting" (OAI-PMH) for providing their contents. BASE provides more than 36 million documents from more than 2,200 sources. You can access full text for about 75% of the indexed documents. - -
BCC Market Research BCC Research contains market research reports, industry reviews, newsletters and conferences for competitive business intelligence.##HLC,PHM, and BIO reports only Most recent 3-5 years yes
Begell Digital Library Comprehensive, full-text database providing the latest research data and information across a broad spectrum of engineering and biomedical sciences and applied works. BDL contains 32 professional peer-reviewed journals, major engineering references, International Centre for Heat & Mass Transfer conference proceedings, eBooks and more. All information has been gathered from the most reliable sources in a given field and has been peer-reviewed and indexed. Varies yes
Beilstein / Gmelin (Reaxys) Now Reaxys. The Beilstein database contains information on more than 6 million organic compounds and 10 million single-step reactions. Each record contains information on preparation, reactions, physical and chemical properties and references to chemical literature from as early as 1779. The Gmelin database of inorganic and organometallic substances provides similar information, and is also available via this program. 1779-present no
Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) The on-line version of the Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) contains records on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide. 1971-present no
Binary Alloy Phase Diagrams Complete contents of the 2nd Ed. of the Binary Alloy Phase Diagram books plus updates. - yes
Biography and Genealogy Master Index The Biography and Genealogy Master Index is a comprehensive index to more than 13 million biographical sketches appearing in biographical dictionaries, subject encyclopedias, selected indexes, and other reference works. Coverage includes contemporary and historical figures throughout the world. - no
Biography in Context Online biographical reference database in the fields of literature, science, business, entertainment, politics, sports, history, current events and the arts.Biographical information on over one million people throughout history, around the world. - partial
Biomedical and Life Sciences Collection (Henry Stewart talks) Henry Stewart Talks: Online seminars by leading world experts - yes
Biomedical Reference Collection: Basic Designed for doctors, research scientists, students, clinical specialists and managers, this database provides nearly 900 full text journals, including nearly 850 peer-reviewed publications, covering virtually all areas of medical study. Journals available in full text in Biomedical Reference Collection: Comprehensive Edition are indexed in MEDLINE. 1985-current yes
BIOSIS Citation Index Get a comprehensive view of life sciences research, including the most important discoveries, significant influences and relevant connections. Biosis Citation IndexSM combines critical life sciences research with powerful citation indexing. 1926-present -
BIOSIS Previews BIOSIS Previews® is the online version of Biological Abstracts® and Biological Abstracts/RRM® (Reports, Reviews, and Meetings), the largest collection of biological sciences records in the world. 1926 - present -
Birds of North America Online Birds of North America Online is the online version of the print publication jointly accomplished by the American Ornithologists' Union and the Cornell Lab of Ornithology in 2002. The online version, a project of the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, contains the life histories of the 716 birds nesting in the USA and Canada with video accounts of behavior and recordings of birds' songs and calls. 2002- current yes
BizMiner Bizminer contains detailed industry analysis to small and large businesses and entrepreneurs through its local and national Marketing Plan Research Profiles, Financial Analysis Profiles, Local Business Summaries, State Market Index Profiles. BizMiners proprietary research methodology tracks and analyzes the experience of over 18 million US business facilities, condensing millions of data points into the unique measures found in the profile series. 2004-2005 yes
Black Drama Black Drama contains approximately 1200 plays by 201 playwrights, together with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. The database also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays. Some 440 of the plays are published here for the first time, including a number by major authors. 1850-present yes
Black Studies Center Fully cross-searchable gateway to Black Studies combines three resources: Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), and The Chicago Defender. The Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience contains the full-text of commissioned essays detailing the Black Experience and other related materials. The IIBP covers scholarly and popular Black Studies journals, including full text for 58 titles. Black Studies also features the full text backfile of the influential black newspaper The Chicago Defender (1935-1975). varies partial
Black Thought and Culture Non-fiction works (books, essays, articles, speeches, interviews and letters) by African-American leaders and others who have dealt with issues of race from colonial times to the present. The collection is intended for research in black studies, political science, American history, music, literature, and art. colonial times-present yes
Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology The BEOS Online, the digital version of the 11 volume Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology, offers 1800 specially commissioned entries ranging from definitions of key terms to extended explorations of major topics in sociology. varies yes
Bloomberg The Bloomberg Professional® service is the most powerful and flexible platform for financial professionals who need real-time data, news and analytics to make smarter, faster, more informed business decisions. - -
Book Review Digest Plus and Book Review Digest Retrospective Comprehensive online index that contains over 5 million book review citations. Reviews are cited from over 500 sources including national general interest publications, academic and professional publications, and newspapers. Search also includes Book Review Retrospective, which provides excerpts and citations from 1905-1982 for fiction and nonfiction works in a variety of subject disciplines. - -
Books in Print BIP provides current bibliographic information and prices for books published and distributed in the U.S. Forthcoming books six months in advanced are included. Many records include published reviews. Lists prize winners. Includes publishers directory. 1979 - current partial
British newspapers Provides access to historic national & regional papers from British Isles. Searches across two collections: 1)The 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers; 2) 19th Century British Library Newspapers. 1603-1900 yes
British Periodicals British Periodicals provides access to the searchable full text of hundreds of periodicals from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth, comprising millions of high-resolution facsimile page images. late seventeenth century to early twentieth century yes
Business & Industry Multi-industry business resource with a strong global focus on strategic company and industry information such as market share, market size, shipments and consumption. - partial
Business Abstracts with Full Text Offering a multitude of business magazines and scholarly journals, this comprehensive database is an ideal resource for those looking to conduct research or find information in any area of business.####Business Abstracts with Full Text contains full-text articles from hundreds of key publications, and provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more. 1982 - present Partial
Business Analyst Online – ESRI Utilizing extensive demographic, consumer spending, and business data, BAO provides detailed information and insights about consumers, their lifestyles and buying behavior, and businesses in a market area. - -
Business Book Summaries Provides concise yet comprehensive summaries of the best business books in an easy-to-read format that enables readers to acquire business knowledge quickly and efficiently. - partial
Business Source Premier Indexes and abstracts articles in business and management, marketing, MIS, accounting, finance, international business, and related disciplines. Provides indexing to more than 3,800 publications, including nearly 1,600+ peer-reviewed journals in business fields. Full text of over 3,000 periodicals including 1,000+ peer-reviewed journals. 1965-present yes