Accessing eResources Remotely
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For step-by-step instructions on how to obtain the login credentials for licensed eResources, see this IT FAQ entry.
Complete list of subscription databases • http://www.centenary.edu/library/research/databaseindex
AAPG Bulletin and Data Pages Digital Library
Located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Datapages, Inc. is an owned subsidiary of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG), a non-profit organization serving the needs of petroleum geology professionals and students worldwide. Acting as the digital publisher for AAPG and the geoscience community, Datapages archives and catalogs geological publications and offers them for purchase in multiple electronic formats, including the services of the Archives, Search and Discovery, and GIS-UDRIL. Datapages endeavors to make geological publications accessible. The “Archives,” started in 1996 to provide users with easy access to thousands of documents, offering more than 1,000,000 documents or citations from more than 30 complete publications collections.
Comprehensive geoscience database containing over 2.8 million bibliographic records from more than 3,500 journals and other sources. It provides coverage in subject areas such as mineralogy and crystallography, general mineralogy, mineralogy of silicates, engineering geology, hydrology, economic geology, geophysics, petrology, paleontology, marine geology, oceanography, and mineralogy of non-silicates.
A comprehensive Internet resource for research and communications in the geosciences, built on a core database aggregation of peer-reviewed journals indexed, linked with GeoReflease (GeoRef). The GSW Millennium Collection, includes peer-reviewed articles and other materials with linked reference lists from more than 30 high-impact journals in a broad range of geoscience areas. A Literature Archive of pre-2000 articles enhances the collection.
JSTOR - Arts & Sciences I The Arts & Sciences I Collection
Includes the complete back runs of 119 titles in fifteen disciplines. JSTOR's first collection includes core research and society published journals in economics, history, political science, and sociology in other key fields as the humanities and social sciences. This collection also includes a selection of titles in the more science-oriented fields of ecology, mathematics, and statistics.
SciFinder Web • Follow specific instructions at http://research.centenary.edu/scifinder.html to access.
A FEW RECOMMENDED RESOURCES:
Geology Subject Guide
Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area.
Cornell Digital Earth Maps • http://atlas.geo.cornell.edu/
Dictionary of Geological Terms • http://geology.com/geology-dictionary.shtml
National Geologic Map Database • http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/ngmdb/ngm_catalog.ora.html
USGS Geology • http://geology.usgs.gov/index.htm
USGS Geologic Names Lexicon (GEOLEX) • http://ngmdb.usgs.gov/Geolex/geolex_home.html