UC Library Databases
7 Online Resources Found
News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.
Established by the American Geological Institute, the GeoRef database provides comprehensive access to the geoscience literature of the world.
The database indexes 3500+ journals as well as books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses. Subjects covered include:
- Environmental and engineering geology
- Economic geology
- Marine geology and oceanography
The GeoRef database covers the geology of North America from 1693 to present and the geology of the rest of the world from 1933 to present.less
Indexes and abstracts US government publications.
Produced by the US Government Printing Office (GPO), this database is a paid version of the freely available GPO Access database. Includes links to free full text documents at the US GPO site.
GPO (OCLC) offers several features not found in GPO Access:
- Enhanced and extended search features
- Enhanced indexing
- Subject access
- Ability to search multiple FirstSearch databases at once (e.g. EconLit and GPO (OCLC)
GPO (OCLC) is updated monthly.less
GreenFILE is a research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology.
Multidisciplinary in nature, GreenFILE draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines, including: agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered by GreenFILE include:
- Global climate change
- Green building
- Sustainable agriculture
- Renewable energy
Full text content is provided through freely available Open Access journal and government publications.
GreenFILE is provided free to academic subscribers. Current UC students, faculty and staff may access GreenFILE through UC Library.
GreenFILE is also freely available to the general public at http://www.greeninfoonline.com/. Current UC students, faculty and staff are encouraged to use GreenFILE through UC Library as more full text options may be available.less