Resources by Type: "Abstracts / Indexes"

Abstracts in Social Gerontology contains more than 35,700 records indexing essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other key areas of relevance to the discipline.  Coverage is from 1990 to the present.

Academic Search Complete is a broad, expansive database including full text coverage of nearly every area of academic study.

Academic Search Premier is a broad, expansive database including full text coverage of nearly every area of academic study.

Agricola is a collection of materials relating to all aspects of agriculture; contains citations to journal articles, books, reports, theses.

America: History & Life is an index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. This database provides indexing for 1,700 journals from as far back as 1910.

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Applied Science & Technology Index is a citation index in science and technology; covers leading trade and industrial publications, professional and technical society journals, specialized subject periodicals, plus buyers' guides, directories, and conference proceedings.

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Art Index is a citation index in art; covers an international array of peer-selected publications -- Latin American, Canadian, Asian and other non-Western art, new artists, contemporary art, exhibition reviews, and feminist criticism.

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Arts & Humanities Index covers over 1,250 arts and humanities journals from around the world and also includes selected, relevant items in related fields from over 6,800 of the world’s leading science, social sciences and technical journals. From 1996 - present.

Bibliography of the History of Art provides indexing and abstracts for art-related books, conference proceedings, dissertations, exhibition and dealers' catalogs, and articles from over 4,300 periodicals published from 1975 through 2007.  Topics include European and American visual arts from late antiquity to the present.

BioOne Abstracts & Indexes Database was developed by Cambridge Scientific Abstracts; allows BioOne subscribers to use CSA's thesaurus searching.

Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities contains a wealth of information designed to help researchers and academics match their manuscripts with the scholarly journals which are most likely to publish those manuscripts. The electronic searchable Directories provide valuable information for each journal, including publication guidelines, type of review, acceptance rate, manuscript topics, and more.

Career & Technical Education is an index to vocational and technical education periodicals.

CAS Chemical Abstracts Online is a group of chemistry and related databases. Includes Chemical Abstracts Online, Chemical Abstracts Old, Chemical Abstracts Registry, and selected Science Citation links to cited references.  Command-line driven database capable of chemical structure searching.

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Chaucer Bibliography Online includes materials from the "Annotated Chaucer Bibliography" published annually in "Studies in the Age of Chaucer;" indexes articles back to 1975.

Child Development & Adolescent Studies indexes current and historical articles related to the growth and development of children through the age of 21. Includes book reviews and abstracts from hundreds of journals, technical reports, and books.  More than 342,000 records are included, with over 10,000 new records added each year.

CINAHL Complete (formerly CINAHL with Full Text) is the most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. The definitive research tool for all areas of nursing & allied health literature.

Cochrane Library contains high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, including Cochrane and other systematic reviews, clinical trials, and more.

Communications and Mass Media contains full text coverage of over 285 journals plus indexing and abstracts for over 390 journals in areas related to communications and mass media. Also includes a Communication Thesaurus, comprehensive reference browsing, and over 3,000 author profiles that include biographical data and bibliographic information.

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text indexes hundreds of journals covering essential areas in criminal justice and criminology.  Includes full text for over 200 journals and magazines as well as full text books and monographs.  Areas covered include trends, crime prevention and deterrence, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, police, courts, punishment, and sentencing.

Criminal Justice Periodicals Index (CJPI) contains an index and full text of articles in criminal justice periodicals.