SciFinder provides access to CAplus, a database of chemical literature and U.S. and foreign chemical-related patents dating 1907-present, CASREACT (reaction database), and the Registry database from Chemical Abstracts Service. It includes journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference proceedings, technical reports, substance database and dissertations covered in Chemical Abstracts as well as articles currently being indexed, book reviews and biographical information.
SciFinder covers all areas of chemistry and the life sciences including biochemistry, biology, pharmacology, medicine, and related disciplines. SciFinder includes the MEDLINE database, structure searching capabilities, chemical reactions, substance information, regulated chemical information, chemical catalogs, cited references and citing references.
Reaxys is a web-based search and retrieval system for chemical compounds, bibliographic data and chemical reactions. Combined data from three sources: The Beilstein Database, The Gmelin Database, and The Patent Chemistry Database.
Scopus is an indexing and citation database for science and social science scholarly literature. Scopus includes conference proceedings, trade publications, and references added to all abstracts; results from 250 million scientific web pages, and patent records from 4 patent offices. H-index values for authors are also available. Coverage: 1966 - present.
Compendex is a comprehensive database covering all areas of engineering research. Depending on your area of interest, you may want to select Compendex and INSPEC to search simultaneously with the Engineering Village platform.
Inspec is more focused on physics, electrical engineering, computer science, and related areas of research. Depending on your area of interest, you may want to select Compendex & INSPEC to search simultaneously with the Engineering Village platform.
PubMed is a free database, provided by the National Library of Medicine, for accessing the MEDLINE database of biomedical research articles. The core subject is medicine, and PubMed covers fields related to medicine, such as nursing and other allied health disciplines. It also provides excellent coverage of the related biomedical sciences, including biochemistry and cell biology. Note: SciFinder searches both Chemical Abstracts and the MEDLINE database. Coverage: 1950 - present.
BIOSIS Previews, a leading source of life sciences information, collects abstracts and bibliographic references to worldwide biological and medical literature. BIOSIS Previews contains references to journal items focusing on vital biological and medical research findings, pharmacological studies, and discoveries of new organisms. Approximately 5,500 life science journals, 1,500 international meetings, as well as review articles, books, and monographs are monitored for inclusion, representing virtually every life science discipline. Coverage: 1969 - present.
Web of Science is a multidisciplinary database with searchable author abstracts¸ covering the journal literature of the sciences. It indexes 5¸300 major journals across 164 scientific disciplines¸ covering approximately 2¸000 more journals than its SCI print and CD-ROM counterparts¸ with all cited references captured. Coverage: 1965 - present