OnePetro.org is a multi-society library that provides a simple way to search for and access a broad range of technical literature related to the oil and gas exploration and production industry. From one place, you can search and buy documents from many different professional societies, or similar organizations, that serve the oil and gas industry.
Organic Reactions is a comprehensive collection of important synthetic reactions, together with a critical discussion of the reaction and tables that organize all published examples of the topic reactions. Organic Reactions currently consists of over 140,000 reactions, and will continue to grow annually. Organic Reactionsis the definitive resource for synthetic transformations, with an emphasis on preparative aspects. Comprehensive coverage of all examples of a given reaction is provided in tabular form. In addition to providing reaction scope, stereochemical aspects, and side reactions, a selection of representative experimental conditions are given. All chapters represent the highest standard for accuracy and reliability from internationally acclaimed authors and editors.
Organic Syntheses describes checked and edited experimental procedures, spanning a broad range of synthetic methodologies, and provides chemists with a compendium of new or little known experimental procedures which lead to useful compounds or that illustrate important new developments in methodology. For every procedure, safety warnings are presented along with detailed descriptions for the preparation, purification, and identification of the compound in question. Additionally, special reaction conditions are detailed, along with the source of reagents, helpful waste disposal guidelines, discussions of results, references to the primary literature, and an appendix of nomenclature and registry numbers.
OSTI.GOV is the primary search tool for DOE science, technology, and engineering research and development results and the organizational hub for information about the DOE Office of Scientific and Technical Information. It consolidates OSTI’s home page and our now retired primary search tool SciTech Connect. OSTI.GOV makes discoverable over 70 years of research results from DOE and its predecessor agencies.
The very best scholarly books are available online in biology, business and management, classical studies, economics and finance, history, law, linguistics, literature, math, music, neuroscience, philosophy, political science, physics, psychology, public health and epidemiology, religion, and social work.
Searchable and browsable database of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day. It also offers full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text. Designated as an official offsite repository for the U.S. Library of Congress, PQDT Global offers comprehensive historic and ongoing coverage for North American works and significant and growing international coverage from a multiyear program of expanding partnerships with international universities and national associations.
PubAg is the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), National Agricultural Library's (NAL) search system for agricultural information. It contains full-text articles relevant to the agricultural sciences, along with citations to peer-reviewed journal articles with links to publisher sites and elsewhere for full-text access. PubAg's citations have been enriched through subject analysis and application of terms from NALT (NAL's Agricultural Thesaurus).
The NLM's PubChem contains the chemical structures of small organic molecules and information on their biological activities. PubChem includes substance information, compound structures, and bioactivity data in three primary databases, PCSubstance, PCCompound, and PCBioAssay, respectively. PubChem is integrated with Entrez, NCBI's primary search engine, and also provides compound neighboring, sub/superstructure, similarity structure, bioactivity data, and other searching features.
PubMed is an index to over 5,000 journals in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences, including both basic biomedical sciences and clinical practice. Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) provide a powerful tool for searching topics. Updated daily, covers 1946–present, with some older material.
Scientific publisher of biology, biophysics, chemical science, materials, medicinal drug discovery and physics high-impact journals. Stanford's access includes the RSC Journals Archive. Updated daily, covers 1841-present. The Royal Society of Chemistry’s eBook collection is a definitive point of reference for anyone working in the chemical sciences.
Coverage is strong for the life and physical sciences, medicine, and technical fields, but also includes some social sciences and humanities ScienceDirect provides access to more than 2,500 journals plus over 17,000 eBooks (Full-Text) (Stanford subscribes to selected journals). All of the content is published by Elsevier and its subsidiary publishers.
Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database containing both peer-reviewed research literature and quality web sources. With over 18,000 titles, Scopus supports research needs in the scientific, technical, medical and social sciences fields and, more recently, also in the arts and humanities. Scopus includes “Articles-in-Press” information for over 3,000 journals. Updated daily, covers 1996–present plus selected coverage that goes back as far as 1823.
Springer Protocols Handbooks collects a diverse range of step-by-step laboratory methods and protocols from across the life and biomedical sciences. Each protocol is provided in the Springer Protocol format: readily-reproducible in a step-by-step fashion. Each protocol opens with an introductory overview, a list of the materials and reagents needed to complete the experiment, and is followed by a detailed procedure supported by a helpful notes section offering tips and tricks of the trade as well as troubleshooting advice.
SpringerLink is an integrated full-text database for over 2,400 fully peer-reviewed journals, over 40,000 ebooks, over 1,100 book series, over 170 eReference books, and over 21,000 protocols that are published by Springer. Subject collections cover humanities, social sciences, sciences, engineering, and medicine. There are also two featured “library” collections: Chinese Library of Science and the Russian Library of Science. Updated daily.
A collections of guides, manuals, references, standard operating procedures, and training materials provided by the Stanford Environmental Health & Safety team. Material formats include text and video.
Search for faculty, staff, students and postdocs in one place to find information (Expertise, Bio, Research, Publications, and more) on people you would like to collaborate with and contact information to be able to communicate with them directly. Search for Staff to also find information on current roles, professional experience, and project work.
The Sustainability database explores the management of human use and conservation of the natural resource base, ensuring the attainment and continued satisfaction of human needs in the present as well as maintaining the potential to meet the needs and aspirations of future generations. This involves the maintenance of species diversity & genetic diversity within the species and protection of the habitat/ecosystem they rely upon. The economy is an important aspect of Sustainability and should be seen as "a means to an end" not an end in itself. Coverage includes relevant papers, reports, books and reviews from standard peer-reviewed scientific journals. To ensure comprehensive coverage, material from conference proceedings and hard-to-find gray literature has also been summarized.
TED is a nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading. TED Talks began as a simple attempt to share what happens at TED with the world by releasing talks online. The reaction was so enthusiastic that the entire TED website has been reengineered around TED Talks, with the goal of giving everyone on-demand access to the world's most inspiring voices.
TOXLINE is the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) bibliographic database for toxicology. TOXLINE records provide bibliographic information covering the biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals. Most records include abstracts and/or indexing terms and CAS Registry Numbers. TOXLINE references are drawn from various sources organized into component subfiles which are searched together but which may be used to limit searches as well.
The Technical Report Archive & Image Library (TRAIL) is an initiative of the Center for Research Libraries (CRL) — in which Stanford Libraries is participating — to identify, digitize, archive, and provide access to federal technical reports issued prior to 1975.
The UC Center for Laboratory Safety (UCCLS) was created to improve laboratory safety by conducting research to provide evidence-based best safety practices in the laboratory. The website contains training materials, a video library, research outputs, and a repository of "lessons learned" documents about example incidents.
Water Resources Abstracts provides summaries of the world’s technical and scientific literature on water-related topics covering the characteristics, conservation, control, pollution, treatment, use and management of water resources. This database, which concentrates on water supply and water treatment, complements ASFA. Updated monthly, covers 1967–present.
Search over 11,000 core journals across the sciences, social sciences, and arts & humanities to find the high quality research. Move backward/forward in time using cited/citing reference identified by researchers. Updated weekly; covers Sciences 1899–present, Social Sciences 1898–present, and Arts & Humanities 1975–present.
WISER is the NLM's system designed to assist emergency responders in hazardous material incidents. WISER provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression advice.
One of the world’s extensive multidisciplinary collections of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities, the Wiley Online Library delivers integrated access to over 4 million articles from 1,500 journals, 9,000 books, and hundreds of multi-volume reference works, laboratory protocols and databases. This site provides access to content published by John Wiley and its subsidiaries. Updated daily.
The World Bank is the world’s largest source of development assistance. The eLibrary offers full-text access to the complete backlist of all books, working papers, and journal articles published by the World Bank since the 1990s. Content in the eLibrary is carefully curated to meet the highest academic and editorial standards. Users of eLibrary are assured full and immediate access to all academic research and scholarship published by the World Bank, the majority made available through Creative Commons Attribution (CC BY) license.
Zoological Record covers all aspects of zoology, including biodiversity, veterinary sciences and wildlife management, and is the world’s leading taxonomic reference. This comprehensive resource includes articles indexed from over 5,000 serials plus non-journal coverage. Updated monthly, covers 1864–present.