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AccessEngineering [via McGraw Hill]
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AccessEngineering provides engineering reference information such as handbooks and manuals. Also included are online features, such as instructional, faculty made videos, calculators, interactive tables and charts, as well as personalization tools allowing users to organize crucial project information as they work.
Alloy Phase Diagram Center Online [via ASM International]
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Provides access to an extensive collection of binary and ternary phase diagrams and associated data.
AQUASTAT [FAO] [via Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations]
AQUASTAT is "FAO's global information system on water resources and agricultural water management. It collects, analyses and provides free access to over 180 variables and indicators by country from 1960. AQUASTAT draws on national capacities and expertise with an emphasis on Africa, the Near East, countries of the former Soviet Union, Asia, and Latin America and the Caribbean. AQUASTAT plays a key role in the monitoring of the Sustainable Development Goal 6 that sets out to 'ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all', and in particular indicators of target 6.4 on water stress and water use efficiency."
Coverage: 1960-present
BSAVA Library [via British Small Animal Veterinary Association]
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British Small Animal Veterinary Association Library contains manuals, lectures, articles, proceedings, client handouts, and special collections in veterinary medicine (UK specific)
Coverage: 2007 - Current
Business Source Complete [via EBSCO]
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Provides full-text for more than 7000 scholarly journals and other sources, including nearly 1100 peer-reviewed business publications. Offers information in nearly every area of business including management, economics, finance, and accounting. [1965 - present]
Coverage: coverage varies by title with some going as far back as 1886.
Tags: Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing
Census of Marine Life Portal
The Census of Marine Life (CoML) is a research program that seeks to assess the diversity, distribution and abundance of ocean life and to explain how it changes over time. The portal provides access to a global network of researchers in more than 45 nations engaged in this ten-year marine life initiative. Includes three major projects: Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), the History of Marine Animal Populations project (HMAP), and the Future of Marine Animal Populations project (FMAP). Seven studies have been initiated to collect data for these projects: Biogeography of Deep-Water Chemosynthetic Ecosystems (ChEss); Census of Diversity of Abyssal Marine Life (CeDAMaR); Gulf of Maine Program (GoM); Mid-Atlantic Ridge Ecosystems Project (MAR-ECO); Natural Geography in Shore Areas (NaGISA); Pacific Ocean Shelf Tracking Program (POST); and Tagging of Pacific Pelagics (TOPP).
CHEMnetBASE [via Taylor and Francis, T&F, CRC]
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A collection of major chemistry reference books.
Tags: Chemistry
China Geo-Explorer II [via All China Marketing Research]
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Demographic and business data, maps and reports for Mainland China at various administrative levels, and access to efficient data integration for spatial and non-spatial data (custom radii, administrative units, spatial boundaries).
Related links: Geo-Explorer User's Guide
Consortium of European Social Science Data Archives (CESSDA) Data Catalogue
The CESSDA Data Catalogue contains descriptions (metadata) of the more than 30,000 data collections held by CESSDA’s Service Providers (SP), representing 20 European countries. This tool is for discovering data sources. For information and procedures to access data, there is a link [“Access data”] from each study to the study information on the website of the data provider (Publisher).