Literature Searches

The Scientific Library's experienced staff can help fill all your scientific information needs, and save you valuable time, by searching many different databases for you and sending you the results. We can search databases that provide access to journal citations, chemical information, cited references, journal impact factors, full-text patents, and more. Our librarians can help you find the information that is vital to your research needs. In most cases, we can offer this service at no cost to you.

Please use our online form to request a search. You can also contact us for more information.

The Scientific Library staff has access to many different databases, including:

  • Current Protocols
  • Journal Citation Reports
  • PubMed
  • Scopus
  • Web of Science
  • And MORE

If necessary, the Library's staff can access additional databases via a fee-based information retrieval system. The cost of searching this system is charged to your program after approval and signature authorization is obtained. The staff will discuss any possible cost with you BEFORE performing any fee-based search.

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