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  • AACC Approved Methods

    AACC International, formerly the American Association of Cereal Chemists, was founded in 1915 for the purpose of standardizing methods of analysis among cereal laboratories.

  • AAPG Publications

    The AAPG/Datapages Combined Publications Database is available through the generous contributions of Oklahoma State University alumni and friends in memory of Paul N. McDaniel (B.S., 1949). Contributors to endowment of Digital Products Fund for Oklahoma State University include: Herbert G. Davis, Gary W. Ford, Richard D. Fritz, Arthur J. Garden, Larry D. Gerken, Ronald L. Hart, Peggy S. Pogue, John W. Shelton, Gary F. Stewart, John D. Traut, and James L. Wilson. Bulletin: Coverage: 1917-present. CSPG Bulletin Coverage: 1953-present.

  • ABI/Inform

    Indexes 1,100 business and economic publications
    Abstracts available
    Updated daily
    Coverage 1986 - present
    Great source for information about large companies, industries, and innovative management techniques

  • Academic Search Premier

  • Academic- LexisNexis

    Search the full text of today's news or search back more than 20 years, full text company news & financial information; full text federal, state & international legal materials; full text & abstracted medical & health information and general reference sources.
    Produced by LexisNexis, the leading international publisher of reference, research, and current awareness information products based on information produced by the U.S. government and related information.

  • ACM Digital Library

    95% of all Association of Computing Machinery articles and proceedings from 1991 - present
    9,000 full-text articles from ACM journals, magazines, and conference proceedings, from 1991 - present
    Tables of Contents from ACM journals and magazines from 1985 - present
    Tables of contents from over 400 volumes of conference proceedings from 1985 - 1996

  • African American Newspapers, 1827-1998

    This database provides online access to approximately 270 U.S. newspapers covering more than 150 years of the African American experience. The newspapers may be searched by date, place of publication, or basic keyword. Articles, photos and cartoons may be printed or downloaded.

  • African Newspapers

    This groundbreaking online collection provides more than 40 fully searchable African newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries. Featuring English- and foreign-language titles, African Newspapers offers unparalleled coverage of the issues and events that shaped the continent and its peoples between 1800 and 1922.


    AGRICOLA, created by the National Agricultural Library (NAL), is a combination of two databases: NAL's Online Public Access Catalog and a Journal Article Citation Index which includes some abstracts. It covers agriculturally-related subjects including: animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences.

  • Agricultural Statistics

    Data on agricultural production, supplies, consumption, facilities, costs, and returns. Published annually by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) and various USDA agencies. Browse Crop and Plant data, Demographics, Livestock, etc. from left bar.
    Access Agricultural Statistics Available to non-OSU users

  • Agriculture Journals

    Agriculture, animal sciences, horticulture and hydrology - journal articles, magazines

  • Air University Library Index to Military Periodicals

    Also available as a stand-alone CD-ROM database available in the OSU Library, Government Documents Reference, 5th Floor Index to military periodicals. Produced by the Air University Library. Coverage: January 1990 - present. Updated quarterly.

  • America: History and Life

    Bibliographic reference to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Published since 1964, the database comprises almost 400,000 bibliographic entries, covering over 2,000 US and foreign journals. Over 90% of the articles abstracted are published in English. Approximately 16,000 new entries are added each year.
    Abstracts available
    Updated monthly
    Coverage 1964 - present

  • American Journeys

    This database houses more than 18,000 pages of exploration accounts from the Vikings off the Canadian coast to the mountain men in the Rocky Mountain interior. These accounts provide accounts of first contact with Native Americans and descriptions of lands that have now been lost. Access American Journeys Available to non-OSU users

  • American Memory

    American Memory provides free and open access through the Internet to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience. It is a digital record of American history and creativity from the Library of Congress.
    Browse collections by topic or time period or by document type or place.
    Access American Memory Available to non-OSU users

  • American Periodical Series Online

    Over 1,000 American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the dawn of the 20th century
    Full-text available
    Coverage varies by title. Date range of the overall collection is 1740 to 1900

  • American State Papers, 1789-1838

    The American State Papers is a retrospective collection of Congressional and Executive materials originating from 1789 through 1838. This collection offers primary material for this time period, newly digitized. Fully searchable and browsable. Companion to U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1980. Coverage 1817-1980

  • American Verse Project

    Full-text electronic archive of selected volumes of American poetry prior to 1920. Most of the archive is made up of 19th century poetry, although a few 18th century and early 20th century texts are included. Access American Verse Project Available to non-OSU users

  • Analytical Abstracts

    Coverage begins in 1980
    Updated monthly
    More than 250 international journals are scanned for items for inclusion
    Approximately 1,400 abstracts are added each month

  • Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service

    Multi-faceted Agency with a broad mission area that includes protecting and promoting U.S. agricultural health, regulating genetically engineered organisms, administering the Animal Welfare Act and carrying out wildlife damage management activities.
    Browse by subject for publications and data. See the full-text of laws, regulations, etc. also Related Topics.
    Search also by Audience or entire website.
    Access Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Available to non-OSU users

  • Animal Welfare Information Center

    Mandated by the Animal Welfare Act (AWA) to provide information for improved animal care and use in research, testing, teaching, and exhibition. Browse by subject for publications and data. See the full-text of laws, regulations, etc.
    Access Animal Welfare Information Center

  • Annual Reviews

    Provides comprehensive, timely collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists. Annual Reviews volumes are published each year for 29 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Physical, and Social Sciences. Annual Reviews publications are among the most highly cited in scientific literature. All Annual Reviews series are ranked within the top ten publications for their respective disciplines.
    Full text from mid 1996 - present
    Tables of Contents only from 1984-1995

  • APA eBooks Collection

    Full-text scholarly and professional books published by the American Psychological Association, OSU’s collection covers book published from 2010 through 2012.

  • Architecture Master's Reports

  • Archives of American Art

    Since 1954, the Archives has collected roughly 16 million letters, photographs, diaries, oral history interviews, sketches, scrapbooks, business records, and other documents that support the study of the history of the visual arts in America. See Collections and Interviews A-Z. Access Archives of American Art

  • Archivision

    The Archivision Digital Research Library is currently comprised of 60,000 images of architecture, archaeological sites, gardens, parks and works of art for teaching and scholarship in the arts and humanities.

  • Art & Architecture Complete

    Art & Architecture Complete is the definitive research database for the study of art and architecture. This database provides full-text coverage of more than 350 periodicals and 220 books. In addition, Art & Architecture Complete offers cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 800 academic journals, magazines and trade publications. The database also provides selective coverage for more than 70 additional publications and an Image Collection of over 64,000 images provided by Picture Desk and others

  • ARTStor

    ARTStor provides access to over 1 million digital images from nearly 200 collections, respresenting all artistic periods. ARTStor users can create and save image groups, as well as load their own images in their group collections. Faculty users can create and deliver presentations, using ARTStor both on and off line.

  • arXiv

    Open access to 777,505 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics.

  • ASABE Technical Library

    Contains the complete collection of ASABE journals, meeting papers, conferences, standards, and reference book material from 2001 forward. Retrospective items added as funds allow. Approximately 20,000 pages of content added each year.

  • ASM Metals Handbook Online

    The ASM Handbook Series contains peer-reviewed, trusted information in every area of materials specialization. Industry's best known and most comprehensive source of information on ferrous and non-ferrous metals and materials technology. Packed with articles, illustrations, tables, graphs, specifications and practical examples for today's engineer. Everything you need to know about: Covers: Properties and Selection: Irons, Steels, and High-Performance Alloys; Properties and Selection: Nonferrous Alloys and Special-Purpose Materials; Alloy Phase Diagrams; Heat Treating; Surface Engineering; Welding, Brazing, and Soldering; Powder Metal Technologies and Applications; Mechanical Testing and Evaluation; Metallography and Microstructures; Materials Characterization; Failure Analysis and Prevention; Fractography; Corrosion; Forming and Forging; Casting; Machining; Nondestructive Evaluation and Quality Control; Friction, Lubrication, and Wear Technology; Fatigue And Fracture; Materials Selection and Design; Composites

  • ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library

    The ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library is the complete set of ASTM standards, journals, symposia papers/Special Technical Publications (STPs), and manuals. More than 12,000 ASTM standards in this collection address issues of concern to more than 130 industry areas. Nearly every discipline in engineering and applied science is affected to some extent by ASTM standards and technical engineering information. ASTM standards address the needs of manufacturing, research and development, product testing, quality systems, and commercial transactions.

  • Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals

    United States most comprehensive listing of the current literature of architecture and design Provides cumulative, comprehensive access to more than 2,500 U.S. and foreign journals Contains approximately 13,000 citation records for architect obituaries; an excellent source of biographical information, and often the only one for less-published architects Coverage: 1930 - present; with selective coverage from 1860 - present