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  • 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.
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  • 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.

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  • American Doctoral Dissertations 1933-1955

    This free research database provides access to the only comprehensive record of dissertations accepted by American universities between 1933 and 1955, the print index Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities. Full page images of the original print index may be searched by author, title, subject and university. Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities was an index complied annually for the National Research Council and The American Council of Learned Societies by the Association of Research Libraries.

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  • 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

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  • 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.
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  • 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

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  • 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.
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  • 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.
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  • Architecture Master's Reports

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  • 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

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  • arXiv

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

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  • Background Notes, U.S. Dept. of State

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  • Bibliography of the History of Art

    abstracts and indexes books, conference proceedings, exhibition catalogs, and articles from over 4300 periodicals, from 1991 to the present, covering European and American visual arts from late antiquity to the present. BHA is the successor to RILA (International Repertory of the Literature of Art) and RAA (Repertoire d'Art et d'Archeologie). BHA records consist of bibliographic citations, abstracts, and indexing. Access Bibliography of the History of Art

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  • CASSI

    The CASSI (Chemical Abstracts Service Source Index) Search Tool is a free resource that can be used to quickly and easily look up or confirm publication titles and abbreviations in an accessible electronic format. It is provided by CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) as a public service. The CASSI database contains a listing of publications indexed by CAS since 1907, including serial and non-serial scientific and technical publications Access CASSI

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  • Catalog of U.S. Government Publications

    General topic index to books, reports, studies, serials and maps published by federal government agencies Updated quarterly Coverage 1994 - present From 1976 - 1994 use GPO via Firstsearch Prior to 1994, use Monthly Catalog of U.S. Government Publications in paper (Government Documents Reference collection, 5th floor) Access Catalog of U.S. Government Publications

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  • Census Bureau, U.S.

    Provides data about the people and economy in the U.S. Includes Population & Housing Census (every 10 years), Economic Census (every 5 years), American Community Survey (ongoing). Use American FactFinder to locate data sets.

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  • Census of Agriculture

    Census of Agriculture is the leading source of facts and figures about American agriculture. Conducted every five years, the Census provides a detailed picture of U.S. farms and ranches and the people who operate them. See Fact Sheets for data at a glance, search for all data by year, or click on Select a State for data by state. Access Census of Agriculture

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  • Center for Research Libraries

    A consortium of university and independent research libraries in North America CRL holds over 4 million newspapers, journals and other traditional and digital resources for research and teaching, with an emphasis outside the United States. Materials found at this site are requested through our OSU-based Interlibrary Service and may be kept for extended periods of time Access Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

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  • Centers for Disease Control

    Develops and applies disease prevention and control, environmental health, and health promotion and health education activities to improve the health of the people of the U.S. See Health and Safety Topics and A-Z index Access Centers for Disease Control

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  • Certification Examinations for Oklahoma Educators

    Information about the CEOE and CEOE services CEOE Study Guides are available in PDF The site includes the CEOE Registration Bulletin as well as information about registering for the CEOE via the Internet, changing or withdrawing your CEOE registration, and communicating with the CEOE program by e-mail Access Certification Examinations for Oklahoma Educators

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  • Child Welfare Information Gateway

    provides access to information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families. Visit often for the latest on a wide range of topics from prevention to permanency, including child welfare, child abuse and neglect, foster care, and adoption. Access Child Welfare Information Gateway

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  • Chronicling America

    This site allows the user access to scanned newspaper pages between the years 1880-1910 for newspapers that were published in the United States. It also allows the user the ability to find information about published American newspapers from 1690 to the present. Access Chronicling America

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  • CompPile

    An ongoing inventory of publications in post-secondary composition and rhetoric located at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. The database is an on-line, keyworded, searchable index that integrates journal articles, review-essays, notes and comments, books, and volumes of collected essays. Coverage: 1939 - 1999 Access CompPile (Composition & Rhetoric)

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  • Congressional Research Service Reports

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  • Data.gov

    Access to high value, machine readable datasets generated by the Executive Branch of the Federal Government. Raw data, Tool and Geodata Catalogs. Search by topic and/or agency.

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  • Directory of Open Access Journals

    This is a Directory of Open Access Journals; the service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals.

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  • Documenting the American South

    This site allows the user access to primary and secondary sources on the Antebellum and Post-Bellum South’s cultural and political history. It provides access to oral histories, songs, letters, diaries, books, and posters. Access Documenting the American South

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  • DOE Green Energy

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  • DOE Information Bridge

    Access to over 288,000 full-text documents and bibliographic citations of Department of Energy (DOE) research report literature. Documents are primarily from 1991 forward and were produced by DOE, the DOE contractor community, and/or DOE grantees. Legacy documents are added as they become available in electronic format. The Information Bridge contains documents and citations in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics of interest related to DOE's mission. Access DOE Information Bridge (U.S. Department of Energy)

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  • e-Archive

    The repository is a service of the Oklahoma State University libraries. Research and scholarly output included here has been selected and deposited by the individual university departments and centers on campus. e-Archive, the institutional repository contains research from various schools and departments across campus; it features abstracts and links to over 10,000 electronic dissertations and thesis, OSU Regents Professors Pages and open access, peer-reviewed journals. Access e-Archive

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  • Early Indian Treaties from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln Electronic Text Center

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  • EBSCO: American Doctoral Dissertations 1933-1955

    This free research database provides access to the only comprehensive record of dissertations accepted by American universities between 1933 and 1955, the print index Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities. Full page images of the original print index may be searched by author, title, subject and university. Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities was an index complied annually for the National Research Council and The American Council of Learned Societies by the Association of Research Libraries.

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  • Economic Analysis, Bureau of

    Data for U.S. Economic Accounts: National (GDP and Personal income), Regional, International (Balance of Payments, Trade), Industry. Includes U.S. Economy at a Glance, Survey of Current Business, papers and working papers. Access Economic Analysis, Bureau of

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  • Economic Census

    Provides a detailed portrait of the United States economy once every five years, from the national to the local level. Data includes business expenses survey, commodity flow survey, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Nonemployer Statistics Results from the 2007 Economic Census are being issued on American FactFinder, U.S. Census Bureau. Access Economic Census

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  • Economic Research Service

    Primary source of economic information and research in the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Data is published on economic and policy issues involving food, farming, natural resources, and rural development. Browse by Subject, Data Sets, Publications, etc. Access Economic Research Service (USDA)

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  • EconPapers

    EconPapers is a portal for links to on-line journal articles, working papers and software components in economics. This collaborative effort is maintained by volunteers from over 50 countries. Includes links to over 250,000 on-line resources. Access EconPapers

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  • Encyclopedia of Earth

    The Encyclopedia is a free, fully searchable collection of articles written by scholars, professionals, educators, and experts who collaborate and review work from each other.

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  • Energy Information Administration

    Contains energy databases, publications, directories, and software applications collected by the EIA from various U.S. industries and international sources

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  • ERIC

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  • FAO Corporate Document Repository

    The Repository houses FAO documents and publications, as well as selected non-FAO publications, in electronic format. It enables users to easily access the accumulated knowledge and information produced by FAO directly on the Internet. Access FAO Corporate Document Repository

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  • FAOSTAT

    FAOSTAT is the statistical database of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization. It provides access to on-line and multilingual databases currently containing over 1 million time-series records covering international statistics in the following areas: Production, Trade, Food Balance Sheets, Fertilizer and Pesticides, Land Use and Irrigation, Forest Products, Fishery Products, Population, Agricultural Machinery, and Food Aid Shipments. Periodic updates. Coverage from 1961 - present in most sections. Some dates vary.

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  • Federal Reserve Bank

    The Federal Reserve System is the central bank of the U.S. It conducts the nations monetary policy, regulates banks, etc. See the Federal Reserve Bulletin, Economic Research & Data, and publications from each of the 12 Federal Reserve Districts. See FRED for economic data: http://research.stlouisfed.org/fred2/ Access Federal Reserve Bank

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  • Film Literature Index Online

    The Film Literature Index annually indexes 150 film and television periodicals from 30 countries cover-to-cover and 200 other periodicals selectively for articles on film and television. Browse by subject headings, person names, production titles, or corporate names and search by all of these as well as keyword, journal and article title. Coverage 1976 - 2001 Access Film Literature Index Online (1976-2001)

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  • Foreign Language Resource Center

    Led by nationally and internationally recognized language professionals, LRCs create language learning and teaching materials, offer professional development opportunities for teachers and instructors, and conduct research on foreign language learning. A national network of resources to promote the teaching and learning of foreign languages supported by grants under Title VI of the Higher Education Act Search for materials under Research and Products. Access Foreign Language Resource Center

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  • Gale's Literary Index

    Indexes the Gale literature series, including Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, and all of the literary criticism series. NO FULL TEXT.

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  • GAO Reports

    The U.S. Government Accountability Office is an independent, nonpartisan agency that works for Congress. Reports on government performance are done at the request of congressional committess and may be searched by Date, Topic, Agency.

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  • Global Health.gov

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  • Grants.gov

    Source to FIND and APPLY for federal government grants. Managing partner is the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.

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  • Health.gov

    Portal to the web sites of a number of multi-agency health initiatives and activities of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and other Federal departments and agencies. Includes Healthfinder.gov

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  • Homeland Security Digital Library

    The Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL) is the nation’s premier collection of documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. The HSDL is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s National Preparedness Directorate, FEMA and the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security.

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  • Hoover's Online

    Offers current information on more than 18,000 public and private companies Free information includes brief or "capsule" of the history, size, competitors and financials of each company. Industry information is also available. Some information only available through an online subscription. The Library does not have a subcription to this database.

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  • Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties

    An historically significant, seven volume compilation of U.S. treaties, laws and executive orders pertaining to Native American Indian tribes. The volumes cover U.S. Government treaties with Native Americans from 1778-1883 (Volume II) and U.S. laws and executive orders concerning Native Americans from 1871-1970 (Volumes I, III-VII). The work was first published in 1903-04 by the U.S. Government Printing Office. Enhanced by the use of margin notations and a comprehensive index, the information contained in Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties is in high demand by Native peoples, researchers, journalists, attorneys, legislators, teachers and others of both Native and non-Native origins. Volume II (Treaties) of Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler has been converted to a digital format, maintaining as much as possible the appearance and intent of the original work while allowing for enhanced access including full-text indexing. These pages include all of the pre-removal treaties of the Five Tribes: Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek and Seminole. These tribes were chosen because of their significance to the state of Oklahoma.

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  • Indian-Pioneer Papers Collection

    This site allows the user access to transcripts of oral histories of Oklahomans. These oral histories were conducted during the 1930s and are now housed in the Western History Collections at the University of Oklahoma. The information here sheds light on the lives of those who settled in the Indian and Oklahoma Territories and the formation of the 46th state.

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  • Internal Revenue Service

    The tax collection agency for the U.S. Administers the Internal Revenue Code enacted by Congress. Locate tax forms and publications from current and past years in .pdf format. See Tax Code and Regulations under Tax Professionals.

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  • Internet Archive: Wayback Machine

    This site allows the user access to archived websites. This archive shows how the internet and its websites have developed since its early days. The archive shows a snap shot of millions of websites. Often the links from these sites are dead.

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  • JSTOR Early Journal Content

    We have made journal content in JSTOR published prior to 1923 in the United States and prior to 1870 elsewhere freely available to anyone, anywhere in the world. This includes discourse and scholarship in the arts and humanities, economics and politics, and in mathematics and other sciences. It includes nearly 500,000 articles from more than 200 journals.

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  • JSTOR Register & Read

    Register & Read Beta is a new, experimental program to offer free, read-online access to individual scholars and researchers who register for a MyJSTOR account.

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  • Kansas Memory

    This site allows the user access to primary and secondary sources on the history of the State of Kansas. This site is maintained by the Kansas State Historical Society. From their archives, the site has letters, diaries, photographs, government records, maps, museum artifacts, and information about historic structures in Kansas.

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  • Kappler's Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties

    An historically significant, seven volume compilation of U.S. treaties, laws and executive orders pertaining to Native American Indian tribes. The volumes cover U.S. Government treaties with Native Americans from 1778-1883 (Volume II) and U.S. laws and executive orders concerning Native Americans from 1871-1970 (Volumes I, III-VII). The work was first published in 1903-04 by the U.S. Government Printing Office. Enhanced by the use of margin notations and a comprehensive index, the information contained in Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties is in high demand by Native peoples, researchers, journalists, attorneys, legislators, teachers and others of both Native and non-Native origins. Volume II (Treaties) of Indian Affairs: Laws and Treaties compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler has been converted to a digital format, maintaining as much as possible the appearance and intent of the original work while allowing for enhanced access including full-text indexing. These pages include all of the pre-removal treaties of the Five Tribes: Cherokee, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Creek and Seminole. These tribes were chosen because of their significance to the state of Oklahoma.

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  • Labor Statistics, Bureau of

    Data for U.S. inflation and prices, employment/unemployment, pay and benefits, workplace injuries, etc. Publications include Occupational Outlook Handbook, Monthly Labor Review, Compensation and Working Conditions. See also Economic News Releases.

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  • Life Photo Archive

    Search millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, stretching from the 1750s to today. Most were never published and are now available for the first time through the joint work of LIFE and Google.

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  • LISTA

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  • Literary Index

    Indexes the Gale literature series, including Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, and all of the literary criticism series. NO FULL TEXT.

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  • Louisiana Digital Library

    This site allows the user access to primary and secondary sources on the history of Louisiana. The site is maintained by a consortium of universities, historical societies, museums and libraries. Within this database, one can find photography, journals, video and audio.

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  • MRI with Pocket piece

    To access MRI+, users must register with an Oklahoma Mediamark Reporter, part of MRI+, provides information on demographics, lifestyles, product and brand usage and advertising media preferences. MRI+ also allows users to create magazine lists with audience and circulation rates. Represents national probability sample of 27,000 households

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  • National Center for Health Statistics

    Statistical information to guide actions and policies to improve the health of people people. See FastStats (statistics by topic), Tools & Resources, Publications (Health, U.S.) and Data Access.

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  • National Institute of Standards and Technology

    A non-regulatory federal agency within the U.S. Department of Commerce. Their mission is to promote U.S. innovation and industrial competitiveness by advancing measurement science, standards, and technology in ways that enhance economic security and improve our quality of life. Search NIST Products and Services: Online Databases, Journal of Physical and Chemical Reference Data, Research Library, Publications, Standards, etc.

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  • National Library of Medicine

    The largest medical library in the world. Collects materials and provides information and research services in all areas of biomedicine and health care. Search the NLM catalog to find books, journals, and audiovisuals.

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  • National Security Archive

    Founded in 1985 by journalists and scholars to check rising government secrecy, the National Security Archive combines a unique range of functions: investigative journalism center, research institute on international affairs, library and archive of declassified U.S. documents, leading non-profit user of the U.S. Freedom of Information Act, public interest law firm defending and expanding public access to government information, global advocate of open government, and indexer and publisher of former secrets.

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  • NIST Chemistry Webbook

    Provides thermochemical, thermophysical, and ion energetics data compiled by NIST under the Standard Reference Data Program. Search by formula, name, CAS registry number, structure, etc.

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  • Occupational Outlook Handbook

    Location: Stand-alone CD-ROM database available in the OSU Library, Government Documents Reference, 5th Floor Describes over 250 occupations in detail Corresponds to the text version Updated annually Also available free on the Web at http://www.bls.gov/oco/

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  • Oklahoma Academy of Science, Proceedings of the

    Yearly publication focusing on scientific research in Oklahoma OSU Library's Electronic Publishing Center has converted volumes back to 1976 (vol. 56); each new volume will appear as it is published. Coverage from 1976 - 2007 Print version available at 506 O41p, Basement.

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  • Oklahoma Digital Map Collection

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  • Oklahoma Inventors Database

    The Database is an index of United States patents issued to individuals residing in Indian and Oklahoma territory 1880 - 1907 Each record is linked to the full-text of the patent via the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) web site. Search for patents by inventors, city, patent number, or browse by last name. For patents from 1907 forward search the USPTO web site at http://www.uspto.gov/

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  • Oklahoma State Government Publications

    Full-text of publications issued by Oklahoma state government agencies from 2005 to date; some coverage back to 1978. Topics include agriculture, commerce and tourism, education, energy, environment, finance and revenue, health, human resources, human services, military affairs, safety and security, transportation, veterans affairs, the Oklahoma Legislature, and the Oklahoma Judiciary Select from By Collection dropdown. Choose Advanced Search at the top of the page.

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  • Oklahoma Territorial Incorporation Records

    The Incorporation Records for the Oklahoma and Indian Territories have been digitized in a joint project with the Oklahoma Historical Society and the Oklahoma Secretary of State's Office. There are 27 volumes of Oklahoma Territory Incorporation Records and 15 volumes for Indian Territory. Some examples include: Agreement & Incorporation, Incorporation Amendment, Appointment of Agent, Dissolution, as well as lease and mortgage transactions. Entries begin in 1890 and continue until 1907.

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  • Online Books Page

    Website that facilitates access to books that are freely readable over the Internet. It also aims to encourage the development of such online books, for the benefit and edification of all.

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  • Open Access Journals

    This is a Directory of Open Access Journals; the service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals.

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  • Plant Management Network

    The Plant Management Network (PMN) is a nonprofit online publishing effort whose mission is to enhance the health, management, and production of agricultural and horticultural crops.

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  • Plants Database

    Provides standardized information about the vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the U.S. and its territories. Includes names, plant symbols, checklists, distributional data, species abstracts, characteristics, images, crop information, automated tools, onward Web links, and references. Search by scientific name or topic.

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  • PMN Plant Science Database

    The Plant Management Network (PMN) is a nonprofit online publishing effort whose mission is to enhance the health, management, and production of agricultural and horticultural crops.

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  • Preprint Archive

    Coverage begins in May 2001 Free, downloadable (PDF format) research papers and progress reports submitted by researchers in the math, chemistry, and computer science communities Browseable by various topic, articles, or by most viewed, most discussed, highest ranked, or most recent Content addition ceased May 24, 2004

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  • PrimateLit

    PrimateLit includes citations from articles, books, abstracts, technical reports, dissertations, book chapters. Subject coverage for nonhuman primates includes behavior, colony management, ecology, reproduction, field studies, disease models, veterinary science, psychology, physiology, pharmacology, evolution, taxonomy, developmental and molecular biology, genetics and zoogeography. Coverage 1940-present

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  • Proceedings of the Oklahoma Academy of Science

    Yearly publication focusing on scientific research in Oklahoma OSU Library's Electronic Publishing Center has converted volumes back to 1976 (vol. 56); each new volume will appear as it is published. Coverage from 1976 - 2007 Print version available at 506 O41p, Basement.

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  • Project Euclid

    Project Euclid is a collaborative partnership between Cornell University Library and Duke University Press which seeks to advance scholarly communication in theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics through partnerships with independent and society publishers. Project Euclid hosts both open access journals and monographs, as well as its Prime collection of peer-reviewed titles.

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  • PubMed

    PubMed (from the National Library of Medicine) includes information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and pre-clinical sciences. The majority of entries include abstracts. PubMed includes information from Index Medicus (overall medical subjects), International Nursing Index, Index to Dental Literature, and PREMEDLINE. Older print versions available at the Library Annex and in the Government Documents department, 5th Floor (Call No: EHE106 NA13 C971)

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  • PubMed Central Canada

    PubMed Central Canada has a freely accessible national digital repository of the latest peer-reviewed health and life sciences literature at their fingertips, including research resulting from CIHR funding. PubMed Central Canada includes a manuscript submission system that will enable CIHR-funded researchers to deposit their peer-reviewed articles, exposing their research to a global audience and facilitating collaboration to advance scientific progress.

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  • Repositories of Primary Sources

    This site details where one can find archives of primary source material throughout the world. It links the user to these archive websites.

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  • Russal Brawley Map Collection

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  • Science.Gov

    Over one thousand government information resources about science, including technical reports, journal citations, databases, Federal web sites, and fact sheets. Participating agencies include: the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Defense, Education, Energy, Health and Human Services, and Interior; the Environmental Protection Agency; the National Aeronautics and Space Administration; and the National Science Foundation

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  • Scientific and Technical Information

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  • ShareOK

    SHAREOK is the joint institutional repository for the University of Oklahoma Libraries (OU) and Oklahoma State University Libraries (OSU). It serves as the home for the intellectual output of both communities, and will ultimately include digital dissertations, faculty publications, digital special collections, open access publications, open educational resources and much more.

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  • Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law

    This digital collection has hundreds of pamphlets and books written about slavery—defending it, attacking it or simply analyzing it, including an expansive slavery collection of mostly pre-Civil War materials. It has also gathered every English-language legal commentary on slavery published before 1920, which includes many essays and articles in obscure, hard-to-find journals in the United States and elsewhere. It provides more than 1,000 books and pamphlets on slavery from the 18th and 19th centuries, and many modern histories of slavery.

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  • Smithsonian Contributions to Botany

    Part of the Smithsonian Institution and Studies Series. Reports on the scientific, technical, and historical research conducted by Smithsonian staff and their professional colleagues, as well as on the collections of the various Smithsonian museums. Browse by title, volume, or issue, 1969 to present.

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  • Smithsonian Contributions to Earth Sciences

    Part of the Smithsonian Institution and Studies Series. Reports on the scientific, technical, and historical research conducted by Smithsonian staff and their professional colleagues, as well as on the collections of the various Smithsonian museums. Browse by title, volume, or issue, 1969 to 2002.

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  • Teacher Reference Center

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  • Technical Report Archive & Image Library

    Search U.S. government technical reports issued primarily prior to 1976 and digitized by TRAIL.

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  • Thomas

    Federal legislation freely available to the public. Includes bills and resolutions, activity in Congress, Congressional Record, Committee Information, Presidential Nominations, Treaties.

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  • ThomasNet.com

    An industrial search engine featuring 650,000 distributors as well as manufacturers and service companies from over 67,000 product and service categories Replaces the print directory, Thomas Register, known as the Big Green Book

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  • TOXNET

    TOXNET (TOXicology Data NETwork) is a computerized system of files oriented to toxicology and related areas. It is managed by the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program (TEHIP). TOXNET provides a free Web-based interface that permits easy searching of the following files:

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  • Treesearch

    Online system for sharing free, full text publications by scientists in the U.S. Forest Service. Included in Treesearch are scholarly works published by the agency as well as those published by others, including papers appearing in journals, conference proceedings, or books. All publications appearing in Treesearch are based on peer reviewed research.

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  • U.S. Census

    The Census Bureau is the leading source of quality data about the nation's people and economy. Use the American FactFinder to access data from the Decennial Census or the American Community Survey. See also other Data Tools. See Subjects A-Z for access to subjects and publications.

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  • U.S. Forest Service

    Agency of the U.S. Department of Agriculture that manages public lands in national forests and grasslands. See Publications, Regulations & Manuals, etc.

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  • U.S. Geological Survey

    Federal agency that focuses on biology, geography, geology, geospatial information, and water. See links on the left. See Maps, Imagery, and Publications. Includes the National Atlas (interactive map), the Publications Warehouse, and Download Data.

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  • United Nations Documents

    Full-text access to the parliamentary documents of the United Nations in all official languages back to 1993 (with some earlier coverage), as well as to the resolutions of the major UN organs (General Assembly, Security Council, Economic and Social Council and Trusteeship Council) back to 1946 Updated: Daily. Coverage: varies.

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  • USA.gov

    The U.S. government's official web portal. Official information and services from the U.S. government. Search by keyword, topic, or government agency. Administered by the U.S. General Services Administration's Office of Citizen Services and Communications.

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  • USGS Map Collection

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  • Virtual Vietnam Archive

    This site allows the user access to primary source materials on the Vietnam War. This archive is maintained by The Vietnam Center and Archive at Texas Tech University. The materials consists of slides, oral histories, photographs, audio and maps. The archive looks to provide viewpoints to all sides of the conflict.

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  • Voyages: The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database

    The Voyages database provides data for 34,941 British ships disembarking African captives to the Americas between 1514 and 1866. This accounts for around 80% of the ships that made the voyage. The data provided lists the names of ship owners and ship captains. Of the several million slaves who were transported via the Trans-Atlantic slave trade, however, personal names are only available for about 67,000. These have also been included.

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  • Western Waters Digital Library

    This site allows the user access to primary and secondary sources on the history of the West and it relationship with water. It provides classic water literature, government reports, legal transcripts, water project records, personal papers, photographic collections, and audio/video materials associated with the major river basins of the Trans-Mississippi West.

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  • World Bank Data

    Free access to World Bank comprehensive data sets on living standards around the globe, 2,000 indicators, including many that go back 50 years. Search by Countries, Topics, Indicators, Data Catalog (Includes data sets from World Development Indicators, African Development Indicators, etc.)

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  • World Factbook

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