Desktop research tool for use by SSU students and faculty to access information in the Chemical Abstracts (CAS) databases. Includes links to tables of contents, Medline, citations, company names and CAS reactions. NOTE: You will need to establish a username & password for access.
Includes the Science Citation Expanded®, Social Sciences Citation Index®, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index™. Citation searching allows users to navigate forward, backward, and through the literature, searching all disciplines and time spans to uncover all the information relevant to their research. Links to fulltext articles.
The primary database for biology research (via Web of Science).
Biological Abstracts is a collection of bibliographic references and some full text covering life science and biomedical research. The full database indexes 6,000+ international journals in all life sciences disciplines including botany, biochemistry, biotechnology, evolutionary ecology, microbiology, pharmacology and zoology.
Full text for 86 journals published by small societies and non-commercial publishers. Provides integrated access to interrelated journals focused on the biological, ecological and environmental sciences.
Provides full text of articles from 100+ journals dating back to 1997, as well as indexing and abstracts of more than 380 publications. Subject coverage includes agriculture & agricultural research, atmospheric science, biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, botany, chemistry, environmental science, geology, marine biology microbiology, physics, and much more (via Ebsco).
A bibliographic database that indexes English-language periodicals published in the United States and elsewhere. The database includes abstracts and full text coverage for selected journals. Periodical coverage includes a wide range of scientific journals, from popular to professional, that pertain to biology and agriculture. About 45 percent of the focus is on agriculture.
JSTOR is an archive of full-text scholarship. As such, access may not include the most recent 3-5 years of a particular publication. Content ranges from humanities to the social sciences. Limit search by discipline, such as Business.
A peer-reviewed "open access" journal featuring works of significance in all areas of biological science, from molecules to ecosystems, including works at the interface with other disciplines, such as chemistry, medicine, and mathematics.
Do you use Google Scholar? Make it more effective by linking it to the Library and gaining access to our subscriptions.
Go to Google Scholar. Click on Settings, then Library Links in the left-hand column. Type in "Sonoma State University," check the box next to Sonoma State University, and save. Your search results will now include a Find It@SSU link. Click on Find It for full-text articles available from the SSU Library.
Quick Search - Journal Title
Library Journal Title Search
Search periodicals by title, e.g. Journal of Social Psychology
A collection of brief animated tutorials with audio for using PubMed. Topics include PubMed Simple Search, Searching the MeSH Database, and others. This site also includes a link to a comprehensive PubMed tutorial.