Library Databases by Subject

Due to licensing restrictions, remote access / off-campus access to some of the library's electronic resources is limited to current students, faculty and staff of New Jersey Institute of Technology.

Subjects


Coverage: 
1980 - Present
Funded by: 
Free
Description:
The (Astrophysics Data System) ADS maintains three bibliographic databases containing more than 11.8 million records covering publications in Astronomy and Astrophysics, Physics, and the arXiv e-prints. It is operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) under a NASA grant.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
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NJIT Library
Description:
Access to 44 ACS journals from the inception of their publication to the present.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
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NJIT Library
Description:
Electronic package to 17 journals from The American Institute of Physics. Backfile is included.
 
Coverage: 
Current edition (weekly update)
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Online access to active (most current) 13,000+ ASTM standards documents that are updated weekly. ASTM standards provide consensus technical standards for a wide range of materials, products, systems, and services in areas such as metals, petroleum, construction, rubber, the environment and more. ASTM standards are used around the world to improve product quality, enhance health and safety, strengthen market access and trade, and build consumer confidence.
 
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Varies
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Externally Funded
Description:
Access to meeting abstracts and peer-reviewed articles in more than 50 online biology and medicine journals published by Current Science. Some full-text
 
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Varies
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Externally Funded
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Table of contents access to peer reviewed journals in biological, environmental, and ecological science from 35 publishers
 
Coverage: 
1907 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
This database is a user-friendly version of Chemical Abstracts. This web-based research discovery tool allows access to a wide diversity of research from many disciplines, including biochemistry, chemistry, chemical engineering, materials sciences, physics, environmental science, and engineering. Please contact Bruce Slutsky (slutsky@adm.njit.edu) or (973) 642-4950 for further information.
 
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Varies
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Externally Funded
Description:
A scientific literature digital library that aims to improve the dissemination and feedback of scientific literature, and to provide improvements in functionality, usability, availability, cost, comprehensiveness, efficiency, and timeliness.
 
Coverage: 
1978 - Present
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
Allows searching of copyright information by searching 3 databases which contain records and ownership documents. Includes, books, music, films, sound recording, maps, software, photos, art, multimedia, periodicals, magazines, journals, and newspapers.
 
Coverage: 
Current year and previous year
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
Citations and abstracts of dissertations and masters theses from current year and previous year only. Full text is available by self-purchase.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
The ECS Digital Library is home to the Journal of The Society (JES), the flagship journal of The Electrochemical Society, published continuously since 1902. Three new peer-reviewed journals joined JES in mid- 2012 ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology (JSS), ECS Electrochemistry Letters (EEL), and ECS Solid State Letters (SSL). Still accessible as an archived journal is Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters (ESL).
 
Coverage: 
Varies
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Free from EBSCO
Description:
GreenFILE\'s initial release will include A&I for more than 600 titles, including comprehensive coverage from to volume 1, issue 1 to present for Bioscience (back to 1964), Conservation Biology (back to 1987), Journal of Ecology (back to 1913) and Journal of Environmental Planning & Management (back to 1948). The total number of records is approximately 295,000, and full text is provided for more than 4,600 records from open access titles.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Access to all IOP journal content online.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
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NJIT Library
Description:
Full text access is provided to the chemistry and chemical engineering subset of the Knovel Handbooks which provides a searchable database of compendia, data sets and reference sources in engineering, science, and technology. It has a data search feature that allows the researcher to find materials that meet specific parameters including physical, mechanical and thermal properties. Productivity tools include interactive charts, graphs, spreadsheets, and equation plotters. Helpers include an interactive periodical table, an Excel add-in, and a comprehensive unit converter.
 
Coverage: 
1997 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Online access to over 10,000 Springer computer science monographs including the Lecture Notes in Computer Science.
 
Coverage: 
1940 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Provides timely reviews or summaries of articles and books that contain new contributions to mathematical research.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
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Externally Funded
Description:
Searchable database of electronic theses from several institutions
 
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Varies
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Externally Funded
Description:
An online repository of environmental literature and multimedia related to New Jersey. The digital collection includes documents and reports, scientific studies, photographs, videos and maps.
 
Coverage: 
1990 - Present
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
The largest central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today. Here you will find information on more than 600,000 information products covering over 350 subject areas from over 200 federal agencies.
 
Coverage: 
1982 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
More than 2,500 periodicals: business, humanities, science, education, & social science journals, plus popular magazines. Full text of more than 1,100 periodicals as far back as January 1994. Abstracting of more than 2,500 periodicals as far back as September 1984. Indexing of more than 2,500 periodicals as far back as August 1982. Includes Wilson\'s Education, Business, Humanities, Social Social Sciences, General Science, and Readers\' Guide indexes and full text editions. Includes full text editions titles only of Art, Applied Science, and Library Literature.
 
Coverage: 
1893 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Includes the full text of Physical Review from 1893 presentto the . Covers Physical Review A,B,C,D, and E, Physical Review Letters, and Reviews of Modern Physics
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Ebook Central provides more than 155,000 book titles from the world\\\'s most authoritative publishers accessible electronically, online and offline. Ebook Central titles can be read online or downloaded to or transferred to an eReader that support Adobe Digital Editions. In addition, titles can be downloaded to devices like the iPad or iPhone using the Bluefire applications.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
Free access to medical articles from about 6 publishers. There is usually a delay of a year from the date of publication when an article will be available.
 
Coverage: 
1995 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Discover over 2300 full-text of journals published by Elsevier.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
This database is a user-friendly version of Chemical Abstracts. This web-based research discovery tool allows access to a wide variety of research disciplines, including biochemistry, chemistry, chemical engineering, materials sciences, physics, environmental science, and engineering. Our contact librarian is Bruce Slutsky (slutsky@njit.edu) or (973) 642-4950.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
Scitation is the online home of more than 100 journals from AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME, SPIE, and a host of other prestigious science and engineering societies. Some articles are available in full-text while others are only available to subscribers
 
Coverage: 
1960 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:

With over 21,500 journals from more than 5,000 international publishers and over 130,000 books, Scopus delivers the most comprehensive overview of the world’s research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social science and arts and humanities.


 
Coverage: 
1997 - Present
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Electronic access to a subset of SIAM journals from 1997 to the present.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
The SPIE (International Society for Optical Engineering) Digital Library includes approx. 70,000 full-text papers from SPIE Journals and Proceedings published since 1998. It also includes citations and abstracts for most SPIE papers published since 1995. Plans are underway to expand the Digital Library back to 1990 by the end of 2004, an archive of nearly 200,000 papers. Approximately 15,000 new papers will be added each year.
 
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Varies
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Externally Funded
Description:
TOXLINE is the National Library of Medicine's extensive collection of online bibliographic information covering the biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals. It contains more than 3 million bibliographic citations, almost all with abstracts and/or indexing terms and CAS Registry Numbers. TOXLINE references are drawn from various sources grouped into two major parts--TOXLINE Core and TOXLINE Special--both of which operate under versatile search engines offering a variety of search and display capabilities
 
Coverage: 
Varies
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Externally Funded
Description:
A system of searchable databases containing information on toxicology, hazardous chemicals and environmental health.
 
Coverage: 
1960s - Present
Funded by: 
Externally Funded
Description:
TRID is a newly integrated database that combines the records from TRB's Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) Database and the OECD's Joint Transport Research Centre’s International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) Database. TRID provides access to over 900,000 records of transportation research worldwide.
 
Coverage: 
Varies
Funded by: 
NJIT Library
Description:
Wiley Online Library hosts the world\'s broadest and deepest multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. It delivers seamless integrated access to over 6 million articles from over 1500 journals.