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SAGE Journals (SAGE)
This collection includes the full text of peer-reviewed journals published by SAGE and participating societies.
You can also search by collection:
Criminology: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
Management & Organization Studies: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
Political Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection ( ) is a gateway to government science information. It provides a search of over 36 scientific databases and 200 million pages of science information with just one query, and is a gateway to 1,850+ scientific Websites.

Science Accelerator (Office of Scienctific & Technical Information)
This free government site searches science, including R&D results, project descriptions, accomplishments and more.

Science Citation Index (Web of Science)

ScienceDirect (Elsevier)
Scholarly articles and book chapters covering a wide variety of subjects.

Scientific American (EBSCO)
 This is a searchable full-text archive of Scientific American from January 1993 to the present.

Scientific and Technical Aerospace Reports (STAR)
1996-present. Updated biweekly. STAR lists citations with abstracts for aerospace-related reports obtained from worldwide sources. It is published biweekly and includes documents that have recently been entered into the NASA Scientific and Technical Information (STI) Database(s). STAR is available only in PDF format.

Scirus (Scirus)
Internet search tool developed specifically for finding scientific information.

Scitation (American Institute of Physics)
Leading online publishing platform for science and technology content including hundreds of journals, thousands of conference proceedings, as well as e-books, standards, patents, databases, and magazines.  Publishers include its parent organization, the American Institute of Physics; the Acoustical Society of America; AVS: Science & Technology of Materials, Interfaces, and Processing; Institution of Engineering and Technology; Society for Imaging Science & Technology; National Institute of Standards and Technology; SPIE; Virtual Journals in Science and Technology; among others.

SciTech Connect (Department of Energy)
From the Department of Energy, this database, which consolidates the contents of OSTI's Information Bridge and Energy Citations Database, provides access to DOE research and development (R&D) results.

Scitopia (
Search over 3.5 million documents from 21 leading science and technology societies.


SCOLA offers television programming from around the world in native languages. SCOLA also provides other language learning content on its web site, including comprehensive courses, language lessons and  "Insta-Classes" based on audio-video content.  SCOLA's mission is "to help the people of the world learn about one another; their cultures, their languages and their ideologies. SCOLA emphasizes the importance and effectiveness of modern information technology as a tool in overcoming barriers to global understanding and will remain at the forefront of its application."  SCOLA requires a user name and password.

Shock and Vibration Digest (Ebsco)
Shock & Vibration Digest includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to shock and vibration, including noise, vibration technologies, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. The index contains more than 92,000 records, which are selected from the most important sources within the discipline.

SIAM Journals Online (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics)
Articles from SIAM journals

SIPRI Arms Transfer Database (SIPRI)
 Searchable online database containing information on all international transfers of seven categories of major conventional weapons from 1950 to the most recent full calendar year.

SIPRI Databases (SIPRI)

The following databases are available from the Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI):

  • Facts on International Relations and Security Trends database
  • Multilateral Peace Operations Database
  • SIPRI Military Expenditure Database
  • SIPRI Arms Transfers Database
  • SIPRI Arms Embargoes Database
  • SIPRI Arms Industry Database

Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science)
Social Science

SocINDEX with Full Text (EBSCO)
Sociology, criminology & criminal justice, demography, economic development, ethnic and racial studies, social psychology

South Asian Newspapers (NewsBank)

Searchable 19th and 20th century newspapers from South Asia. Featuring titles from India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Part of World Newspaper Archive.

SPIE Digital Library (SPIE)
The SPIE Digital Library contains the full text of technical papers from SPIE journals and conference proceedings from 1990 to the present.

SPIE Web (International Society of Optical Engineering)
View Tables of Contents for over 4,000 volumes and 150,000 journal and proceedings abstracts in SPIE's InCite® publications database, as well as information on new books from SPIE PRESS and links to SPIE's magazines.

SpringerLink (Springer)


Staff College Automated Military Periodicals Index (SCAMPI)
Provides citations to articles on military and naval art and science, operational warfare, joint planning, national and international politics, and other areas researched by Joint Forces Staff College faculty, staff, and students.

Statesman's Yearbook (Palgrave MacMillan)
History, politics, economics, trade and infrastructure for each country of the world. Annual editions: 1864-2004

Stratfor (Stratfor)
Stratfor is one of the world's leading global intelligence firms, providing clients with geopolitical analysis and industry and country forecasts to mitigate risk and identify opportunities. The Stratfor website publishes daily intelligence briefs and in-depth analysis.

Superconductivity Papers Database (Superconductivity Papers Database)
A free searchable index of journal articles on superconductivity.

Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science (Morgan & Claypool)
Engineering, computer science.

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