Literature Databases

IEEE Xplore Digital Library

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IEEE Xplore, delivering full text access to the world's highest quality technical literature in engineering and technology.

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Scopus

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Largest abstract and citation database for scientific literature.

  • Key Topics: Life sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts and humanities
  • Sources: Peer reviewed journals, including open access journals, conference proceedings, book series, scientific websites and patent tools
  • Coverage: worldwide, recommended for Europe and South America/Asia

Comprehensive possibilities for bibliometric analyses (citation frequencies, h-index) with graphical presentation and tools for analysing trends and patterns.

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Web of Science All Databases

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Multidisciplinary database in which bibliometric analyses (citation frequencies, h-index) can be performed. The following databases can be searched simultaneously: Web of Science Core Collection, BIOSIS Citation Index, BIOSIS Previews, Current Contents Connect, Data Citation Index, Derwent Innovations Index, KCI-Korean Journal Database, MEDLINE(R), Russian Science Citation Index, SciELO Citation Index, Zoological Record.

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GEODOK

  freely accessible
GEODOK is a free service for searching literature in the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg Institute of Geography.

GEO-LEO

  freely accessible

GEO-LEO  (GEO-Library Experts Online)  is a geoscientific catalog for researching sources of information on the earth and space system.

Pangaea

  freely accessible
The information system PANGAEA is operated as an Open Access library aimed at archiving, publishing and distributing georeferenced data (mostly articles) from earth system research.

ETH Zurich Research Collection

  freely accessible
Repository for Publications and Research Data

Digital Object Repository DORA 4RI

  freely accessible
Repository of ETH Research Institutes Eawag, Empa, PSI, WSL

SciFindern

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CAS (Chemical Abstract Services) have launched an innovative new platform to search for literature, substances and chemical reactions: SciFindern. While the databases are still the same (CAplus and MEDLINE), the new tool comes with a new, easy to use interface offers several improvements compared to the old one.

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