Subject Guide: Interdisciplinary Science

  • Articles - Most Useful
    • Access Science
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [McGraw Hill]
      An authoritative online resource that contains high-quality reference material covering all major scientific disciplines; includes links to primary research material and videos.

    • Applied Science & Technology
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [EBSCOhost]
      A database covering a wide variety of applied science specialties - acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics and much more; indexing and full text (H.W. Wilson).

    • OpenSky
      [NCAR]
      The open access institutional repository supporting University Corporation  for Atmospheric Research (UCAR), National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), and UCAR Community Programs (UCP); indexing and full-text.

    • Scitation
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [American Institute of Physics] 
      A database of journals and conference proceedings from AIP Publishing and AIP Member Societies; includes PubMed; indexing and limited full text.  Devereaux Library does not subscribe to all material indexed in this database. Campus community members may request any item via Devereaux Delivers at no charge.

    • SciTech Premium Collection
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [ProQuest]

      This collection includes the Natural Science Collection and Technology Collection as well and the Science Database and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications and more. 

    • Web of Science

      Provided by South Dakota Board of Regents
      [Clarivate]
      This website provides access to citation databases. Multidisciplinary content covers journals including open access journals and conference proceedings; as well as extensive indexing. Devereaux Library does not subscribe to all material indexed in this database. Campus community members may request any item via Devereaux Delivers at no charge.


  • Articles - Also Useful
    • Academic Search Premier
      Provided by Devereaux Library

      [EBSCOhost]
      A multidisciplinary database providing indexing and full-text for more than 5000 journals.

    • Access Engineering
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [McGraw Hill]
      Comprehensive database providing engineering textbooks, professional reference books and handbooks; videos including problem-solving videos; downloadable spreadsheet; case studies of real-world engineering applications, and tutorials and solutions walkthroughs and more.

    • Alt HealthWatch
      Provided by Devereaux Library

      [EBSCOhost]
      A database focusing on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness; indexing and full-text. 

    • AVON (Academic Videos Online)
      Provided by Devereaux Library

      [ProQuest]
      A comprehensive video library with more than 78,000 titles spanning a wide range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music and much more.

    • EBSCO MegaFILE
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [EBSCOhost] 
      EBSCO MegaFILE is a multi-disciplinary database providing full text for over 19,000 publications and indexing & abstracting for nearly 24,000 publications. Coverage spans every area of academic study and general interest subject area and offers information dating as far back as the 1800s.

    • EBSCOhost
      Provided by Devereaux Library

      [EBSCOhost]
      Collection of databases for researchers of all ages covering a variety of subjects; indexing and full-text.

    • Google Scholar
      [Google]
      Simple access point to search for scholarly literature in many disciplines; indexing and full text.

    • GreenFILE
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [EBSCOhost] 

      GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,000,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 15,000 records.

    • Health Source - Consumer Edition
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [EBSCOhost] 
      This full-text database covers a wide variety of subjects, including information on specific diseases as well as overall health topics. Subjects include fitness, nutrition, diabetes, aging, women's health, children's health and more. Content includes full-text magazines, reference books and health pamphlets.

    • Health Source - Nursing/Academic
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [EBSCOhost]
      This database provides researchers access to full-text scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines. It provides indexing, abstracts and full-text for hundreds of nursing and allied health journals.

    • JSTOR
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Jstor]
      An online research database covering a wide variety of topics. Devereaux Library does not subscribe to the journals but there is a wealth of open access titles available. Campus community members may request any item via Devereaux Delivers at no charge.

    • ProQuest
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [ProQuest]
      A collection of databases covering the arts, business, geology, health, history, literature, science and technology and social sciences. Includes dissertations and thesis; indexing and full-text.


  • e-Books
    • Ebook Central
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [ProQuest]
      More than 1.8 million e-books covering all academic disciplines. Read online or download full-text books to your device.

    • eBook Collection
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [EBSCOhost]
      Full text of commercially published books in the arts, humanities, social sciences, life and physical sciences, business, computers and more.

    • Google Books
      [Google]
      Searches full-text of millions of books; provides some previews and full-text.

    • Knovel
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Elsevier]
      Knovel is specifically focused on the engineering community, offering a comprehensive collection of engineering content full-text books and engineering references.

    • Overdrive
      Provided by Devereaux Library

      Overdrive provides full-text eBooks, magazines, audiobooks and author interviews. Devereaux Library’s starter collection includes 3700+ magazines as well as more than 4000 classic literary works, including some audiobooks. Download and read on your PC, tablet, phone or e-reader. The magazine collection includes science, tech & gaming as well as leisure reading. The Overdrive app, Libby, is available in your app store. Login with your campus credentials whether on or off campus. Suggestions for additional e-books are encouraged.


  • Other
    • AHFS Consumer Medication Information
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [EBSCOhost]
      A database published by the American Society of Health System Pharmacists containing more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers.

    • Britannica Academic
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [Encyclopedia Britannica]
      The Encyclopedia Britannica online with articles, images and videos. Other features include a world atlas and factbook as well as an online dictionary and thesaurus.

    • Journal List - OCLC
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [OCLC]
      Listing of all journals, electronic, print, and microform as well as ebooks available through the Devereaux Library; indexes journal articles and ebooks.; journal listing with indexes, provides links to full-text.

    • Library Catalog - (PRIMO)
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [South Dakota Library Network]
      The catalog of the Devereaux Library, a register of bibliographic items found in the library. Includes, books, journals, DVDs, CDs, documents, and links to electronic materials; database of materials held by the Devereaux Library.

    • South Dakota State Agency Databases
      Compiled by South Dakota State Library
      [GODORT]
      A list of publicly searchable databases produced for the agencies of the State of South Dakota.

    • State Agency Databases
      [Government Documents Roundtable]
      Annotated list of databases produced by the 50 states; indexing. Provided by GODORT.

    • U.S. Government Printing Office MetaLib
      [U.S. Government Printing Office]
      Retrieves articles, reports and citations from federal government publications; indexing and full-text. Provided by US GPO.

    • WorldCat Discovery
      Provided by Devereaux Library
      [OCLC]
      A worldwide catalog of millions of  items found libraries and links to journal articles; indexing, full text, and bibliographic links to resources.


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GeoRef

provides access to the geoscience 
literature of the world. GeoRef is the 
most comprehensive database in the 
geosciences and continues to grow by 
more than 100,000 references a year. 
The database contains over 4.3 million
 references to geoscience journal articles,
 books, maps, conference papers, reports 
and theses.

The GeoRef database covers the geology 
of North America from 1666 to the present 
and the geology of the rest of the world from 
1933 to the present.

GeoRef is on the EbscoHost platform 
and can be Searched using the same 
method as any of the EbscoHost products.
If you see a item you want, and it is not
full text use “request delivery” to 
request the material (s) using
our interlibrary loan module. 

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