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Geology

 

FIND ARTICLES    Academic and Scholarly Articles    
  JSTOR  Full Text Available Authentication Required
    1831-2007; varies by title
Full-text backfiles to almost 850 scholarly journals from more than 25 academic disciplines published between the 19th and 21st centuries in the JSTOR Arts & Sciences I - IV, Arts & Sciences VII, and Biological Sciences collections. JSTOR provides complete journal backruns from the date of initial publication up to a "moving wall" of 3 to 5 years before the present year.
  ScienceDirect  Full Text Available Authentication Required
    1823-present, varies by title
Elsevier's scientific database for finding journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books. Doane supplies full-text access to five journals via ScienceDirect: Animal Behaviour, Cell, The Lancet, The Lancet Infectious Diseases, and Molecular Cell.
  CSA Discovery Guides  Authentication Required
Discovery Guides brief you in the basics of a subject and offer recent insights, while providing the technological tools to enhance your understanding. Each guide links to CSA products that help you find pertinent information, discover publishing opportunities, identify scholars, and create a personal database.

    Electronic Journal Titles

  Geology
  Journal of Geology

    General Indexes to Magazine, Journal & Newspaper Articles

 

  Academic Search Complete  Full Text Available Authentication Required
    1887-present; updated daily
The world's most comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, Academic Search Complete indexes more than 11,200 journals, and provides full text for more than 7,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 6,100 peer-reviewed journals. Includes PDF content going back as far as 1887. Searchable cited references provided for more than 1,300 journals.
  Access World News  Full Text Available Authentication Required
    1985-present; varies by title; updated daily
Full-text coverage of local, regional, national and international news from more than 5000 newspapers, newswires, blogs, journals, transcripts and video files.  
  OmniFile Full Text Mega  Full Text Available Authentication Required
    1982-present
Multi-disciplinary database for full-text articles from over 1,750 publications, and abstracts and citations for over 3,500 publications in subjects that include education, general science, social sciences, business, art, etc.

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    Online Catalogs

 

  Doane's Online Library Catalog
A shared catalog of 10 Nebraska private-college libraries, including Perkins Library at Doane College. Search one library or all 10 by selecting from "Library" drop-down list.
  WorldCat  Authentication Required
    1000 CE-present; updated daily
Includes over 40 million bibliographic records representing cataloged resources in 400 languages owned by libraries around the world. Materials date back to the 11th century. Owning libraries can be identified for books, journals, archival resources and electronic resources. The database can also be searched through its free web interface, at worldcat.org.

REFERENCE SOURCES

    Dissertations and Theses

 

  WorldCat Dissertations and Theses  Authentication Required
    updated daily
Index of over 8 million dissertations, theses and published material based on theses cataloged by member libraries, including all subjects.

    General Reference Works

 

  Oxford Reference Online  Full Text Available Authentication Required
Over 100 full text language and subject dictionaries and reference works. Topics covered include general reference, language, science and medicine, humanities, social sciences, and business.

WEBSITES*

  American Geological Institute
  U.S. Geological Survey
Since 1879, this federal project has provided the nation with information about itself. At its Website you will find information about earthquakes, environmental and biological information, geospatial data and mapping projects, and other geologic resources. 
  Map-a-Planet
Customize and download your own maps of moons and planets. 
  Minerals Information
Includes an online version of The Minerals Yearbook with profiles of over 90 minerals, as well as international industry surveys and statistics, current and historical. 
  National Map: The Nation's Topographic Map for the 21st Century
An amazing tool. The viewer allows users to zoom in on any part of the U.S. and choose map layers that include elevation, roads, water, land use, and even detailed aerial satellite images. Whether you're examining a region, a state, or a few city blocks, this tool offers access to a wealth of cartographic information.

*Descriptions for websites are from the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library at Gustavus Adolphus College.