The core databases for this discipline are Institute of Physics and Web of Knowledge.
For assistance, contact research specialist Cathy Christensen, cchristensen@drew.edu, x3483.

Name Description Guide
ArXiv.org E-print Archive

Searchable collection of over half a million open access e-prints in math & computer science, statistics, physics, and quantitative biology.

Dissertations and Theses

Indexes dissertations from 1861 forward; provides citations and abstracts for master’s theses from 1988 on. Full text of recent dissertations in social sciences and humanities.

Google Scholar

This free, interdisciplinary resource indexes the available text of scholarly journal sites and scholarly website collections on the Internet, and allows citation searching.
Make sure Scholar Preferences are set to include Library Links from Drew to check subscription content availability; some collections, however, are not linked.

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Institute of Physics (IOP)

Selected full text access to recently published articles; full text access to articles back to 1996 for limited number of journals; full text access to selected open access journals.

Proquest Science Journals

1,145+ journals in science —  965+ full text. 1986-.

Science Online

Science Magazine, online, 1997-present.

ScienceDirect

The Elsevier Science journal collection covers disciplines besides the sciences; indexes over 2,800 journals; full text available for over 1,000 journals.

SciFinder

SciFinder offers access to all of Chemical Abstracts (from 1907), including patents and CAS Registry numbers, as well as information on reactions and properties. ( Drew users only. Must register for SciFinder Account:  https://uknow.drew.edu/confluence/display/Library/SciFinder+%28Chemical+Abstracts%29+Web+Registration )

SCIRUS

Science web search engine provided by Elsevier. ( Go into Preferences and Enable the Library Connection links for Drew University Library )

Web of Knowledge (ISI Citation Indexes)

3 major citation indexes covering the Sciences, the Social Sciences and Arts & Humanities. Start with a known article and find other articles that have cited it.

Web Sites

The core databases for this discipline are Institute of Physics and Web of Knowledge.
For assistance, contact research specialist Cathy Christensen, cchristensen@drew.edu, x3483.