Science

Databases

Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomeBiology Journals (ProQuest)
This database provides access to a wide range of biology topics including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government and public research environments. Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in            the LibraryAvailable from HomeBiomes and Ecosystems (Salem Press) (in-library and home access)
Illustrates the biology, geography, history and ecological importance of biomes and ecosystems around the world.
Available in the Library Available  from Home Chemical Compounds (in-library and home access)
This eBook defines what a chemical compound is, how elements combine to form compounds, and an A-Z list of compounds and their characteristics. Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomeEnvironmental Science Collection (ProQuest)
This collection contains environmental science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM). ESPM provides unparalleled and comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomePsychology Journals (ProQuest)
This database provides abstracts and indexing for more than 640 titles, with over 540 titles available in full text. Many titles are indexed in PsycINFO. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology and psychometrics. Arkansas Traveler database.
Available in the LibraryAvailable from HomeScience Journals (ProQuest)
This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. Search over 2.7M records, dating back to the mid 1980s.

Websites

Classification of Living Things
An introduction to the principles of taxonomy with a focus on human classification categories.
Earthtrends: Environmental Information
From the World Resources Institute, find maps and country profiles for environmental change
How Products are Made
This is the electronic counterpart of the 7 volume set How Products are Made published by Thomson Gale. Entries include history, manufacturing process, materials used, how the item works and a brief bibliography.
How Stuff Works
From electronics to money to travel, find out how something works. Includes comparative pricing information for many products.
Photographic Periodic Table of Elements
Physics.org
A guide to physics on the Web.
Plant Database
Search by common or scientific name. Distribution, photos, classification
Rainbow of Gems
A listing of minerals and gemstones with descriptions.
Science Daily
News and articles in science, health, and the environment.
Science.gov
Gateway site to authoritative selected scientific information from U.S. agencies
Scirus
Scirus is a specialty search engine for science. Sources searched include web sites, reports, and journal entries.
The Why Files - The Science Behind the News
The science behind the news.
Webmath
Use this online help site to solve math problems
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