Scholarly literature in the sciences, health and medicine, social sciences, arts, and humanities and proceedings of international conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions. Includes cited reference searching across many databases. Search all databases in Web of Science (includes Medline and BIOSIS, direct link for on-campus users). Dates of coverage: 1965 to present.
WorldCat is the OCLC union catalog, containing more than 43 million records describing books and other items owned by libraries around the world. Each record contains library holdings. WorldCat covers thousands of subjects and includes records for items as far back as 1000 B.C. Materials covered in the catalog include: books, internet resources, computer data files, computer programs, films, journals, magazines, manuscripts, maps, musical scores, newspapers, slides, sound recordings, and videotapes. WorldCat does not include individual article titles or stories in journals, magazines, newspapers, or book chapters.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Collection of three databases, Cochrane database of systematic reviews, Cochrane central register of controlled trials, and Cochrane Clinical Answers that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making.
Educational documentaries curated to help students examine the issues related to social, ecological, political and environmental justice around the world. Access is available at Oberlin College through October 20, 2022.
Encyclopedia articles paired with articles explaining current research developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics, and technology to a general audience. (Dates of coverage: 1996-present)