Databases





DATABASE TITLE FULL DESCRIPTION COVERAGE FULL TEXT
Factiva A global information resource, providing full-text access to top national and international newspapers (including full text of the Wall Street Journal), newswires, business journals, market research reports, analysts reports and web sites. Contains over 8000 publications with content from 118 countries in 22 languages. Updated daily. - partial
Family & Society Studies Worldwide Family & Society Studies Worldwide is an anthology of four database files, providing access to more than 1.4 million records spanning from 1970 to the present. This resource indexes publications from a wide range of social science disciplines, including anthropology, sociology, psychology, demography, health sciences, education, economics, law, history and social work. - -
Family Studies Abstracts This database includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to family studies, including marriage, divorce, family therapy and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. 1930-2009 -
FAOSTAT This is a multilingual (English, French and Spanish) database currently containing over one million time-series records covering international statistics in areas including production, trade, land use, fertilizer and irrigation, fisheries and population. The time coverage of the data series sometimes varies, but is predominantly 40-50 years old. Data is downloadable. 1961 - present partial
FASB Financial Accounting Research System FARS is an electronic tool for accounting research available on the Libraries’ Windows Terminal Server. Contains six major infobases: Original Pronouncements (all AICPA and FASB pronouncements in chronological order); Current Text (the General Standards, Industry Standards and the Current Text sections); EITF abstracts (Emerging Issues Task Force Implementation Guides); Staff Implementation Guides; Derivative Instruments and Hedging Activities (relating to Statement 133); and Comprehensive Topical Index. - partial
Fiction Connection A readers' advisory service that browses fiction titles in the Books-in-Print Online database. Browses by topic, genre, setting, character, location, and timeframe. Finds similar titles. 1979 - current partial
Fiesers' Reagents for Organic Synthesis Here you'll find the entire contents of all print volumes, including an A to Z listing of all reagents cited in synthetic literature with concise descriptions and illustrations of chemical reactions. To save you time in researching, all information about a particular reagent is collected in one single article. Thousands of entries abstract the most important information on commonly used and new reagents, including preparation, uses, sources of supply, critical comments, references and more. Use Browse this Title or Search this Title on the right to get to the various reagent information. varies yes
Film and Television Literature Index Film & Television Literature Index provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for hundreds of publications (and selected coverage of 300), as well as full text for more hundreds of journals and books. In addition, the database includes Variety movie reviews from 1914 to present and over 36,300 images from the MPTV Image Archive. 1973-current partial
Food Science and Technology Abstracts Food Science and Technology Abstracts (FSTA) contains abstracts of the worldwide literature of food science, food technology, and food-related human nutrition. Topics covered relate to every aspect of the food chain including biotechnology, food safety, food science, functional and novel foods, additives, nutrition and packaging. Sources include: scientific journals, patents, books, conference proceedings, reports, theses, standards, and legislation. A thesaurus of indexing terms provides for more precise searching. 1969-present no
Forrester Research In-depth market research on industries, especially the emerging technology trends and their impact on business. Reports are written by analysts and specialists. - yes
Frost & Sullivan Direct access to Frost & Sullivan's business intelligence portfolio, providing practical industry insights and analysis with real-world statistics and research results. Provides the latest technology, company, econometric, demographic, and industry information. Industries covered include: Communication and IT, Transportation, Consumer Products, Healthcare, Environment and Energy, Aerospace and Defense, Electronics and Semiconductors, Chemicals, Materials and Food. - yes
Funding Opportunities Database (Pivot) The newest iteration of the Community of Science Funding Opportunities database, Pivot is designed to help researchers find funding opportunities and opportunities for collaboration with other researchers. Pivot maintains a database of funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion and a database of 3 million scholar profiles. - partial