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Online Databases

All of the online databases are listed in alphabetical order below. Use can also use the menus to search by subject, title or popularity.

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Database Description
S&P Capital IQ NetAdvantage (Standard & Poor's)

Comprehensive source of business and investment information that offers online access to Standard & Poor's research-related products such as industry surveys, stock reports, corporation records, The Outlook, mutual fund reports and more.

Safari Books Online (ProQuest)

100 technical books from various publishers available full-text in a searchable format. This resource is limited to 2 simultaneous users.

Sanitary Home / North Dakota Farmer and Sanitary Home / North Dakota Farmer (NDSU)

Sanitary Home (later called North Dakota Farmer and Sanitary Home, and North Dakota Farmer) was a monthly periodical published for rural North Dakotans from 1899-1918. It was conceived and edited, and the early issues mostly written by Edwin Fremont Ladd, professor of chemistry at North Dakota Agricultural College, 1890-1916, and president of NDAC 1916-1921.

SciELO Citation Index (Clarivate Analytics)

Access to scholarly literature in sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities published in leading open access journals from Latin American, Portugal, Spain and South Africa.

Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED) - 1899-present (Clarivate Analytics)

Part of Web of Science®, this database provides access to the bibliographic and citation information needed to find research data, analyze trends, journals and researchers, and share findings across 150 disciplines.

ScienceDirect (Elsevier)

Contains electronic collections of science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. Offers journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books.

SciFinder (CAS)

A research discovery tool for the CAS databases containing literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more.

SciFinder Registration

In order to use SciFinder, please visit the SciFinder Registration page first to create an account for yourself.

SCImago Journal & Country Rank (SJR)

This database uses the H-index and SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) to indicate a journal's influence, and covers a broad range of subjects including sciences, medicine, arts, humanities and the social sciences.

SciTech Collection (ProQuest)

This resource combines full text journals with detailed indexing of global literature on natural sciences, engineering and technology. Areas covered include materials science, aerospace engineering, civil engineering, biology, aquatic sciences, environmental science, computer science and earth sciences in addition to many more.

Scopus (Elsevier)

Scopus is a bibliographic database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles. It covers nearly 22,000 titles from over 5,000 publishers, of which 20,000 are peer-reviewed journals in the scientific, technical, medical, and social sciences. 

Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries (Alexander Street Press)

Streaming music database offers music from around the world. Genres include folk, bluegrass, blues, Cajun/Zydeco, Caribbean, Latin, reggae and more.

Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI) - 1900-present (Clarivate Analytics)

Accessed via Web of Science®, this database provides access to the bibliographic and citation information needed to find research data, analyze trends, journals and researchers, and share findings in the social sciences.

Social Services Abstracts (ProQuest)

Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services and related areas, including social welfare, social policy and community development.

Sociological Abstracts (ProQuest)

Abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles, citations, book reviews, abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers.

Solid State and Superconductivity Abstracts - 1981-current (ProQuest)

Comprehensive index to world literature on all aspects of theory, production and application of solid state materials and devices including the new high- and low-temperature superconductivity technology.

Spectrum Archives : 1896-1950 (NDSU)

The Spectrum is the student newspaper of North Dakota State University. This database is full-text searchable.

SPORTDiscus (EBSCO)

Comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sport, fitness, exercise science and related disciplines. Includes journal articles, dissertations and theses, reference materials and more.

Student Resources in Context (Gale Cengage)

Provides a wide array of resources on most general subjects. Contains full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and reference materials.

Sustainability Science Abstracts (ProQuest)

This database explores all aspects of sustainable development, human population and demography topics, as well as societal issues involving natural resource management.

Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science (Morgan & Claypool Publisher)

A digital library of electronic books that synthesize important research and development topics in engineering and computer science.