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GEOBASE

GEOBASE is a multi-disciplinary database that focuses on social geography, physical geography, ecology, biology, oceanography, and earth science. The database provides current coverage of over 1,800 journals and archive coverage of several thousand additional titles.   More Info

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JSTOR

JSTOR (Journal STORage) presents the full text, in facsimile form, of the complete back files of important scholarly journals, generally from the first volume through issues published prior to the most recent three years.   More Info

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ScienceDirect - (Elsevier)

Online access to many of Elsevier Science's journals for the years 1997-present.   More Info

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Academic Search Complete

Index, abstracts, and full-text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study.   More Info

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MasterFILE Premier

Indexes approximately 2,275 periodical titles, including 800 full-text titles.   More Info

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Databases & Other Web Resources

Business Insights: Essentials

Business & Company Resource Center (BCRC) is an integrated business database containing information from more than a dozen major business reference sources, including company directories, encyclopedias, statistical compendia, and investment services.   More Info

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Business Source Complete

Business Source Complete indexes more than 4,100 journals, including nearly 3,300 full-text titles. Many of the full-text items are also available as scanned images.   More Info

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EconLit

EconLit indexes scholarly literature in all fields of economics, including economic theory, production, welfare, growth, inflation, accounting, international trade, economic history, social indicators, capital markets, consumer finance, business credit, labor and demographics.   More Info

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Factiva

Factiva is a powerful database system which provides current and retrospective news stories, periodical articles, and financial data from thousands of sources worldwide, covering virtually every subject category.   More Info

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GEOBIB - Online Geographical Bibliography

Online Geographical Bibliography (GEOBIB) is a bibliographic database provided by the American Geographical Society. It provides thousands of citations from their monthly journal, Current Geographical Publications, cumulating all indexed entries from 1985 to the present.   More Info

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GeoRef

GeoRef was established by the American Geological Institute in 1966. It is the most comprehensive database in the geosciences, growing by more than 60,000 references every year. It covers geology, geography, the environment and related disciplines.   More Info

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InfoTrac Newsstand

InfoTrac Newsstand is a collection of more than 1000 English-Language news sources. It covers domestic and international (mostly UK and Austrialia) news.   More Info

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IngentaConnect

Full-text articles from 200 journals and the table of contents and abstracts of over 1,000 non-full-text journals.   More Info

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Journal Citation Reports

Evaluate and compare scholarly journals in all areas of the sciences and social sciences.   More Info

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NBER Working Papers

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) researchers initially report their findings in scientific papers aimed at other professional economists in academic institutions, business, government, and the business media around the world.   More Info

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NYS Gazetteer & GeoData Collection

A searchable database of places, providing names, feature types, grid coordinates and other geographic information. There are over 38,000 NYS geographic features available, all searchable by name, county, or USGS map quadrangle. The digital collection includes downloadable USGS topographic maps, such as georeferenced Digital Raster Graphics (DRG's). These maps are suitable for both general use and GIS applications.   More Info

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ProQuest Dissertations and Theses

Indexes and abstracts doctoral and selected masters theses in all disciplines from 1861-present. ProQuest Dissertations and Theses offers free downloading of University at Buffalo dissertations published after January 1997 as well as the full-text of many non-UB digital dissertations published since 1997.   More Info

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ProQuest Statistical Insight

Indexes government publications of the US federal & state governments as well other intergovernmental, trade & professionals organizations.   More Info

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Social Sciences Citation Index

As a part of Web of Science, the Social Sciences Citation Index is a multidisciplinary database indexing more than 1,700 social sciences journals spanning 50 disciplines, as well as relevant references from over 3,300 scientific and technical periodicals.   More Info

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SocINDEX

Sociological Abstracts is the leading resource for the research literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database is international in scope and indexes/abstracts journal articles, book reviews, book chapters, dissertations and conference papers.   More Info

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Web of Science Core Collection

Provides citations plus abstracts and selected full text where available to journal articles on a wide range of scientific and technical topics. Coverage is for the years 1970-present. Includes the option of searching by cited author or cited reference.   More Info

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WorldCat

Information about books and many other types of materials held by libraries around the world.   More Info

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E-journals Collections

Cambridge Journals Online

Full-text of selected journals published by Cambridge University Press.   More Info

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Journals@Ovid Full Text

Journals@Ovid Full Text provides access to all the bibliographic citations available in the database, but full-text is limited to specific journals.   More Info

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Science Online

Science Online provides electronic access to the full-text of Science magazine and related resources.   More Info

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Taylor & Francis Online Journals

Taylor & Francis Online provides full-text (page image) access to articles from all journals published by the Taylor & Francis Group.   More Info

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University of Chicago Press Journals

Full-text of selected journals published by the University of Chicago Press.   More Info

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Wiley Online Library

Offers full-text of Wiley journals including over 40 geology journals.   More Info

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Encyclopedias, Directories, Handbooks

American FactFinder

The Bureau of the Census intended American FactFinder to be the primary distribution tool for the 2000 Census of Population and Housing.   More Info

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Columbia Gazetteer of the World

An encyclopedia of geographical places and features.   More Info

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Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

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News