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Full text of annual summaries of scholarship in over three dozen academic disciplines.
Full text of hundreds of scholarly journals in all disciplines dating back to the 1700s.
General Science Abstracts
Indexes periodicals on astronomy, biology, chemistry, earth sciences, math, medicine, and physics, 1983 to present. Earlham subscribes to almost all of the content, either as online full text or as print.
Academic Search Premier
Comprehensive index to scholarly journals and general periodicals in all subject and interdisciplinary areas, including full text. Coverage prior to 1990 is sparse.
Finding the actual article
Once you have a citation - STEPS to take:
1. Follow the HTML or PDF link to the article full text in the database - then read, download, or print OR
2. Use Google Scholar
3. Request a copy from the primary author (see textbox to the right)
4. If the journal is not available in print or online use ILLIAD (Inter Library Loan)
Web of Science
Keyword and citation indexing of major journals across scientific disciplines, 1981 to present. Web of Science includes Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index, and Social Sciences Citation Index.
Full text of over 50 journals from scholarly science societies: with an emphasis on vertebrate and invertebrate biology, ecology, and the environment. Coverage from 2000 to the present.
More Search tools
Add Earlham College under "Library Links" (within Settings) to access content within library database subscriptions. Google Scholar can also be used for citation searching - look for the "Cited By" link beneath the description of the article/item.
Science in Context
Science in Context provides contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. Reference content is merged with full-text magazine, academic journal, and news articles; experiments, images, videos, audio files, and links to vetted websites.
Earlham Libraries Catalog & Beyond
Catalog of books, media, and other materials available in the Earlham Libraries. Also searches libraries worldwide through WorldCat.
Text to email author
Subject: Research Article Request <if possible add two or three words that summarize what the article is about>
Dear Dr. <Last name>
I was doing some research and found your paper in "<Journal Title you find it in>" titled "<Title of paper>" very interesting. Unfortunately, my institution does not have access to a Fulltext (PDF) of your article. I was wondering if you would be willing to share with me an e-copy of your article. Any help you could provide would be greatly appreciated and will help me in my research.
Find an article using Google Scholar
Do you already know what you're looking for? Try searching Google Scholar for the title of the article.
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