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A database and research tool including literature from many scientific disciplines, specifically in chemistry, engineering, and materials science. **Students and staff must register here
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American Chemical Society Journals
Abstracts and some full-text of peer-reviewed American Chemical Society research journals (1996 to present) in the chemical and related sciences.
ScienceDirect Journals: Health, Life, Physical, Social, and Behavioral Sciences
A database of 2,000+ full-text Elsevier journals in the areas of health, life, and physical sciences, social, and behavioral sciences from 1995 to the present.
A service of the National Library of Medicine, PubMed includes over 19 million citations for biomedical articles back to 1948 and links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources.
Located on the B level of the library (540.05), Chemical Abstracts are a print index of scientific literature, technical papers, and patent literature in the fields of chemistry or chemical engineering. Note: This content is also contained in the online database, SciFinder.
Academic Search Complete
A database of both scholarly and popular publications in a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas, including psychology. Most full text is linked directly in the database; otherwise use the Check for Full Text buttons to check for full text online or in the library.
OmniFile Full Text
A database with some full text articles covering various academic subjects including general sciences, humanities, social sciences, and business.
Chemical structures database focused on small organic molecules and their biological activities
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The Interlibrary Loan Office service provides access to materials not owned by Muhlenberg College. Interlibrary loan service supports the study and research needs of Muhlenberg College students, faculty, staff, alumni/ae, and some affiliates.
UlrichsWeb Global Serials Directory
"Ulrichsweb is an easy to search source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more."
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, Sustainability Studies