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AGRICULTURAL SCIENCE COLLECTION Contains full-text journals in the agricultural sciences with coverage from 1970 to the present.

AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY Peer-reviewed journals and magazines of the American Chemical Society.

ANNUAL REVIEWS OF THE PHYSICAL SCIENCES State-of-the-art reports by experts on the current scholarship in the physical sciences.

AQUATIC SCIENCE COLLECTION Contains full-text journals in the aquatic sciences, with coverage from 1960 to the present.

ATMOSPHERIC SCIENCE COLLECTION Contains full-text journals in meteorology and the atmospheric sciences, with coverage from 1974 to the present.

BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE COLLECTION Contains full-text journals in the biological sciences, with coverage from 1982 to the present. It provides access to literature from serials, conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs and selected books and patents.

BIOONE Journals and bulletins published by American Institute of Biological Sciences member societies and related organizations.

CRC HANDBOOK OF CHEMISTRY AND PHYSICS Online version of the classic Handbook; a concise source of data needed by R&D professionals, engineers, and students.

EBL Select Central Virginia Community College - This database offers access to a collection of electronic books in the areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics and health.

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF LIFE EOLís mission is ďto increase awareness and understanding of living nature through an Encyclopedia of Life that gathers, generates, and shares knowledge in an open, freely accessible and trusted digital resource.) OER Resource

ENVIRONMENT COMPLETE Articles and monographs on agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine and freshwater science, and other environmental fields.

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE COLLECTION Contains full-text journals in the environmental sciences with coverage from 1967 to the present.

FILMS ON DEMAND - BIOLOGY Look to the right of the screen to click under Narrow Results to select as needed.


GREENFILE Focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Includes scholarly articles, general interest articles, and government reports.

HIGHWIRE PRESS Internet imprint of the Stanford University Libraries. Provides access to journals in the sciences and medicine.

KHAN ACADEMY This website contains practice exercises, instructional videos, etc. in Math/Science, Econ/Finance, Arts/Humanities, Computing, and Test Prep. Requires that the user set up a personal login/password. OER Resource

INSTITUTE OF PHYSICS JOURNALS Full-text access to IOP journals published since 1996 where available, and access to IOP's 2004 Historic Archive 1874-1994.

MATERIALS SCIENCE COLLECTION Materials science related full-text articles; access to millions of indexed charts, figures, graphs, maps, and tables from scholarly research and technical literature; and bibliographic coverage of literature on metallurgy, ceramics, polymers, and composites used in engineering applications.

MATHSCINET Access to Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications. Reviews new serials, journals and books on mathematical research.

MERLOT SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY A collection of databases created to be used by students. The sites have been reviewed and can supplement your assignments.

NATURE Online full-text version of this weekly scholarly publication.

OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS JOURNALS Periodical titles in the fields of humanities, social sciences, and sciences published by Oxford University Press.

PUBLIC LIBRARY OF SCIENCE PLOS (Public Library of Science) is a nonprofit publisher working "to accelerate progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication." OER Resource

SCIENCE Full-text access to this popular publication from 1995.

SCIENCE IN CONTEXT Topic overviews, experiments, biographies, articles, links to quality Web sites, pictures, and illustrations in all areas of science, including biology, chemistry, physics, math, environmental science, computer science, technology, history of science, and more. (Librarian's Pick!)

TODAY'S SCIENCE Presents the latest scientific discoveries and fundamental concepts that underlie them. Covers health, environment, technology, life, physical, earth, and space sciences.

WILEY ONLINE LIBRARY Full-text articles and electronic books in life, health, physical sciences, and many other subject areas.



ACADEMIC SEARCH COMPLETE Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database covering all academic areas of study.

DISSERTATIONS AND THESES FULL-TEXT Official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. Full-text for most dissertations since 1997.

JSTOR Database of scholarly, full-text articles in Arts & Sciences and Life Sciences.

OXFORD REFERENCE ONLINE Over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press.


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Community College

3506 Wards Road
Lynchburg VA 24502-2498

Phone: 434.832.7750
FAX: 434.386.4677
Email: library@cvcc.vccs.edu

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