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Information Science & Technology


FIND ARTICLES    Academic and Scholarly Articles  
  Faulkner Advisory for IT Studies (FAITS)  Full Text Available Authentication Required
Search several different report types including technology tutorials, marketplace overviews, product and service selection guides, product and company profiles, and directories covering such key technology areas as IT infrastructure, telecom, data networking, wireless communications, security, enterprise systems, the Internet and World Wide Web, as well as technology vendors.
  Computer and Information Systems Abstracts  Authentication Required
    1981-present, approximately; updated monthly
Provides a monthly update on the latest theoretical research and practical applications around the world. Sources covered include over 3,000 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases, including international coverage.
  JSTOR  Full Text Available Authentication Required 
    1831-present, 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.
  Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
LISTA indexes journal articles, books, research reports, and conference proceedings in librarianship, information management, search engines, the information industry, scholarly communication, and electronic publishing. 
  ScienceDirect  Full Text Available Authentication Required
Indexes content of more than 2,500 core journals and 10,500 books in the scientific fields, and provides to Doane students full-text articles for five journals: The Lancet, The Lancet Infectious DiseasesAnimal Behaviour, Cell, 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.

    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.
  OmniFile Full Text Mega  Full Text Available Authentication Required
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.


    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


    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.


  Computing Research Repository
Part of the preprint server, a moderated archive for research in several scientific disciplines, and sponsored by the Association for Computing Machinery, this site offers free access to thousands of technical papers in the field. 
  Computing with Accents, Symbols & Foreign Scripts
Penn State University’s Teaching and Learning with Technology unit maintains a website that explains the basics of using Unicode for foreign languages and offers advice on the software needed for foreign-language support.
  CiteSeer.IST: Scientific Literature Digital Library
a collection of searchable papers, technical reports, software, and other materials in the areas of computer and information science.  
  FOLDOC: Free Online Dictionary of Computing
From the Imperial College Department of Computing, London. Brief definitions of technical terms. 
  WWW Virtual Library: Computing and Computer Science
An index page for a number of computer-related Web directories in the World Wide Web Virtual Library, including cryptography, logic programming, and programming languages.

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