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Provides summaries of the world's technical and scientific literature on water-related topics covering the characteristics, conservation, control, pollution, treatment, use and management of water resources. Abstracts are drawn from journals, books, conference proceedings and technical reports in the physical and life sciences, as well as from engineering, legal and government publications. Subject coverage:

  • Groundwater
  • Lakes
  • Estuaries
  • Erosion and sedimentation
  • Water supply and conservation
  • Desalination
  • Water yield improvement
  • Water quantity management and control
  • Watershed protection
  • Water quality management

See also Water Resources of the United States, from the U.S. Geological Survey. Provides data, maps, and other resources. The latter two are freely available.

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Part of the ProQuest SciTech Collection database.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1967 - present

Update Frquency monthly

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Research Guides Agriculture, Engineering, Geology

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Includes Science Citation Index Expanded (1900 - ), Arts and Humanities Citation Index (1975 - ), and Social Sciences Citation Index (1956 - ). Journal List.

Also includes Essential Science Indicators and Journal Citation Reports (see the links on the top dashboard).

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Thomson Reuters RefScan, powered by Web of Science and EndNote, lets you scan and capture your references.  Access bibliographic information and times cited counts directly from Web of Science and save them to your free EndNote Webaccount for later retrieval — no subscriptions required. App available on iTunes.

Note: Requires iOS 5.1 or greater.

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Vendor Name Web of Science / Thomson Reuters

Coverage 1900 - present

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For electronic access options, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.

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Research Guides Graduate Student Survival Kit, Research Impact Metrics,

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Available in the Law Library for Law students and faculty. Password required.

Access Information Access restrictions - Contact a library service desk or Ask a librarian.

Vendor Name Thomson / West

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Research Guides Law,

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Incorporates Wildlife Review Abstracts, Swiss Wildlife Information Service, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Reference Service's Wildlife Database, BIODOC, Waterfowl and Wetlands Database, the World Conservation Union publications database, the Natural and Cultural Heritage of Africa database and the Afro-Tropical Bird Information Retrieval database. Indexes the literature on wild mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians. Major topic areas include studies of individual species, habitat types, hunting, economics, wildlife behavior, management techniques, diseases, eco-tourism, zoology, taxonomy. Produced by NISC.

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You will need to use your UK linkblue email to receive the code required for this app.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1935 - present

Special Usage Notes

Some of your search results will provide links to the full-text of the article cited (html and/or pdf). For citations that do not provide direct links, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text @ UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.


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Research Guides Agriculture, Animal Welfare, Biology, Forestry,

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Descriptive records of any type of material cataloged by OCLC member libraries, which includes most libraries in the U.S. as well as a number of Canadian and European libraries. Records indicate which libraries hold the materials.

Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

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Beta version of WorldCat provides access to the data and allows narrowing by location and institution.

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Vendor Name FirstSearch (OCLC)

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In a UK main campus library UK MAIN CAMPUS (Exc. Law/Med)
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In Law or Medical Center LAW OR MED. CTR. LIBS.
you can use
Search InfoKat Search the catalog at University of Kentucky Libraries
to automatically search the UK Libraries' InfoKat Catalog to see where the libraries house the item (using an ISSN or an ISBN search). If the search does not find the item by this search method, you can double-check the catalog using a different search (e.g., a title search). You may also search the periodical titles in Find UK Electronic Journals to see if we have access to an electronic copy; there's a link to Find UK Electronic Journals in the upper right-hand corner of every WorldCat page, labeled UK E-Journals.

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to find other libraries that own the resource:

  • Libraries worldwide that own item

or request it via Interlibrary Loan (for UK faculty, staff and students):
SEND REQUEST TO UK'S ILLIAD.
To make an Interlibrary Loan request, you will need to have established an ILLiad account. Medical Center Library Users Please Note: The ILLiad link in this FirstSearch database goes to the main campus service; please use the WorldCat - Medical Center version to make Interlibrary Loan requests or go directly to the Medical Center Library's ILLiad service.

Research Guides Reference Sources,

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We've combined InfoKat and WorldCat ("WorldCat Local") and added millions of articles, too. Make lists, tag records, and link with ease to variant editions and electronic editions. If we don't have an item, WorldCat Local gives you a link to your ILLiad account; you can request it right then and there.  Learn more.

 

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Research Guides Reference Sources,

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Includes:

and other global collections of searchable Intellectual Propert data.

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Vendor Name World Intellectual Property Organization

Coverage 1997 - present

Update Frquency weekly

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Research Guides Business, Engineering, Equine Science, Patent and Trademark Information,

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English language articles from a range of leading newspapers, newswires, trade journals and newsletters worldwide,  covering approximately 800 sources overall, focusing business and general news in all key global markets.

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Vendor Name LexisNexis

Coverage From 01 October 1998 to current

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Research Guides Newspapers,

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Indexes material covering the textiles industry, textile technology, and the applications of textiles materials, with coverage of some 500 periodicals and several hundred non-serial publications (books, proceedings, directories). The material covered includes English and non-English language refereed scientific papers; technical or trade journal and magazine articles; UK, US, and European patents and standards, and directories. Topics include plant development, computer control, manufacturing and finishing processes, commercial development, performance of textile products and environmental concerns. It is also a source of American, British and European patents.

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Access Information Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.

Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1970 - present

Update Frquency quarterly

Special Usage Notes

Some of your search results will provide links to the full-text of the article cited (html and/or pdf). For citations that do not provide direct links, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text @ UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.


Mac users please note: If you have trouble reading full-text PDFs, you can install a plug-in that will allow you to read the full-text. This resource, however, does NOT support Safari. The plug-in does work with FireFox, however.

Instructions for Installing the Schubert PDF Browser Plug-in on a Macintosh Computer:
1. Direct your web browser to <http://www.schubert-it.com/>.
2. Click on the Downloads Link at the top of the page.
3. Choose the appropriate PDF Browser Plug-in.
4. Install the plug-in in the Library/Internet Plug-ins Folder.
5. Restart your browser.

Research Guides Agriculture, Human Environmental Sciences, Merchandising, Apparel, Textiles,

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Description:

Citations, abstracts, and indexing of international serials literature in political science and complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration / policy. Over 1,700 titles are being monitored for coverage; of these, 67% are published outside the United States. The references cited in the bibliography of the source article have been included for citations to core journals in political science, added to the database since 2001, and for all journals added since 2004. Each individual reference may also have links to an abstract and/or to other papers that cite that reference; these references are linked both within Worldwide Political Science Abstracts and across other social science databases available through ProQuest. All records added since 2000 are indexed using a thesaurus of over 3,000 terms. Subject Coverage Major areas of coverage include:

  • Comparative politics
  • Developing nations
  • Disarmament
  • Economic policy
  • Electoral systems
  • Environmental policy
  • Government/Political systems
  • History and theory of political science
  • International relations/trade
  • Labor relations
  • Military policy
  • Methodology and research technology
  • Political behavior
  • Political economy
  • Political psychology
  • Politics and law
  • Politics and communication
  • Politics and religion
  • Politics and society
  • Public administration
  • Security and defense
  • Welfare systems

Search related full-text journals in ProQuest Political Science.

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Part of the ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection database.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1975 - present

Update Frquency monthly

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Research Guides Political Science, Public Administration,

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