SCOPUS (Elsevier), officially named SciVerse Scopus, is a bibliographic database containing abstracts and citations for academic journal articles. It covers nearly 20,500 titles from over 5,000 international publishers, of which 19,500 are peer-reviewed journals in the scientific, technical, medical, and social sciences (including arts and humanities). It is owned by Elsevier. Searches in Scopus incorporate searches of scientific web pages through Scirus, another Elsevier product, as well as patent databases.
WEB OF SCIENCE™ CORE COLLECTION: ESCI As a new index in the Web of Science™ Core Collection, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI) covers journals that publish peer-reviewed articles acknowledged for their significance to the regional academic community, which welcomes high-quality research publications to boost its presence as an emerging scientific voice keen on making relevant contribution towards the continued development of the region. The ESCI, because of its vast coverage across the sciences, social sciences, arts and humanities, provides access to premier international and regional journals. Journals selected for inclusion in the index are known for their meticulous editorial review, timely publishing, global outlook and scholarly impact.
BIOSIS research databases provide you with today's most current sources of life sciences information, including journals, conferences, patents, books, review articles, and more. You can access multidisciplinary coverage via specialized indexing such as MeSH ® disease terms, CAS ® Registry Numbers, Sequence Databank Numbers and Major Concepts.
EBSCO established in 1944, is the world’s leading information agent providing consultative services and cutting-edge technology for managing and accessing quality content, including print and e-journals, e-packages, research databases, e-books and more. Now more than ever libraries and research organizations are looking for new ways to `manage their collections more efficiently.
DOAJ or (Directory of Open Access Journals) lists open access journals and is maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access (IS4OA). Until January 2013, the DOAJ was maintained by Lund University. The project defines open access journals as scientific and scholarly journals that meet high quality standards by exercising peer review or editorial quality control and "use a funding model that does not charge readers or their institutions for access. The Budapest Open Access Initiative's definition of open access is used to define required rights given to users, for the journal to be included in the DOAJ, as the rights to "read, download, copy, distribute, print, search, or link to the full texts of these articles".
CABI or CAB Abstracts produces key scientific publications, including CAB Abstracts – the world-leading database covering agriculture and environment and Global Health - the definitive bibliographic database for public health information. Our expertise includes agriculture, animal and veterinary sciences, environmental sciences, human health, food and nutrition, leisure and tourism, microbiology and parasitology, and plant sciences.
AGRICOLA houses one of the world's largest and most accessible agricultural information collections and serves as the nexus for a national network of state land-grant and U.S. Department of Agriculture field libraries. It is maintained by the National Agricultural Library which is one of four national libraries of the United States.
Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines. The Google Scholar index includes most peer-reviewed online journals of Europe and America's largest scholarly publishers, plus scholarly books and other non-peer reviewed journals. It is similar in function to the freely available Scirus from Elsevier, CiteSeerX, and getCITED. It is also similar to the subscription-based tools, Elsevier's Scopus and Thomson ISI's Web of Science.
Islamic World Science Citation Database (ISC) is a citation index established by the Iranian Ministry of Science, Research and Technology after it was approved by the Organisation of the Islamic Conference. In 2009, ISC partnered with Scopus that allows ISC's publications to be indexed in Scopus.
MyCite provides access to bibliographic and citation information from scholarly literature published in Malaysian journals, conference proceedings, chapters in books and theses in the sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences and the Humanities.
Rubriqis a self-funded, for-benefit organization committed to making a difference in the world. Our goal is to create a sustainable business that will maximize our positive impact on the research and publishing industry.
Excellence in Research for Australia (ERA) assesses research quality within Australia's higher education institutions using a combination of indicators and expert review by committees comprising experienced, internationally-recognised experts.