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.
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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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.
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.
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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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.
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.