Indexing and abstracts for topics in librarianship, including classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Indexes more than 725 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings. With coverage dating back to the mid-1960s.
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An index with abstracts and some full text covering all subjects, including humanities and social sciences, OmniFile Full Text Mega combines the full text versions of Education Abstracts, General Science Abstracts, Humanities Abstracts, Readers' Guide Abstracts, Social Sciences Abstracts and Business Abstracts. In addition, it includes the full text subset of Applied Science & Technology Abstracts, Art Abstracts, Biological & Agricultural Index, Index to Legal Periodicals & Books and Library Literature & Information Science. Formerly on the HW Wilson platform.
An index with abstracts to educational periodicals and unpublished documents since 1966. Searching is restricted to JMU users. Offers more advanced search features than the free version. Includes links to selected full text articles. Uses the same underlying thesaurus as the free ERIC site.
Indexing, abstracts, and citation searching for science and social science scholarly literature. Scopus covers 16,000 titles across 4,000 publishers, providing access to over 36 million records going back to 1966 and cited reference searching back to 1996.
Catalog of over 62 million titles cataloged by libraries worldwide that includes manuscripts written as early as the 1000 B.C., books, audio visual media, and internet sources. The database can be used to verify citations and determine whether a library holds a specific item.