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This LibGuide will give you an introduction to literature resources you can use during your senior seminar course.
Caroline Gilson, the science librarian, is happy to meet for a research consultation, and it may be best to set up an appointment by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Starting Points for Research
Academic Search Complete
Articles (or article summaries) from scholarly journals, newspapers and popular magazines covering most academic disciplines. Some as far back as early 1900's, but mostly since about 1970. Free to all Indiana residents via INSPIRE.in.gov
Literature reviews in biomedical sciences, physical sciences and social sciences.
Journal article archive, covering humanities, social sciences and science. Begins with vol. 1, issue 1, 1800's, or even earlier (most titles exclude the most recent 3-5 years; some titles have current issue access).
Science Direct College Editions
Includes some 1,600 full-text Elsevier journals in four collections: Health Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and Social Sciences & Humanities. Full-text coverage starts in 1995 or later (depending on journal) and continues to the present.
SciFinder-n is the most comprehensive database for the chemical literature, searchable by topic, author, substances by name or CAS Registry Number, OR use the editor to draw chemical structures, substructures, or reactions. SciFinder-n is the new version of SciFinder.
If you already have a SciFinder account, you will be able to log in to SciFinder-n via the new platform and do not need to set up a new account. If you are new to SciFinder-n, please contact Caroline Gilson (email@example.com) for Registration information. You MUST use an email address that ends with "depauw.edu"
PROLA - American Physical Society
PROLA (Physical Review Online Archive). Published by the American Physical Society. Provides access to 25 titles.
Institute of Physics (IOP) Historic Archive
Covers publications from 1874-2013. Also includes access to Physics Education.
Physics research journals, including Physical Review Letters, Physical Review, and Reviews of Modern Physics. 1893-present