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Library Catalogs and Resources

  • AGRICOLA, National Agricultural Library
    AGRICOLA (AGRICultural OnLine Access) is a bibliographic database of citations to agricultural literature. The database covers materials in all formats, including printed works from the 15th century. It encompasses all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, 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. Many records are linked to full-text documents.

  • Commerce Departmental Library
    Users can search the Digital PDF Collection including legislative histories, speeches by the Secretary of Commerce, and Lighthouse to Laserbeams: A History of the Department of Commerce.

  • Corps of Engineers Maps and Charts
    Site provides links to USACE national geospatial data, the national inventory of dams, inland navigation charts, regulations, and spatial data standards.

  • Corps of Engineers Publications
    This collection of publications is the single official repository for official USACE Engineering Regulations (ERs), Engineering Circulars (ECs), Engineering Manuals (EMs) and other official public documents originating from HQ, USACE.

  • DTIC Online
    The Defense Technical Information Center (DTIC) serves the DoD community as the largest central resource for DoD and government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information.

  • Library
    Online access to repository of reports and documents; fact sheets; presentations and other documentation from peer review events; and Federal Register notices.

  • EPA Online Library System (OLS)
    The Online Library System (OLS) for EPA’s National Library Network consists of several related databases that comprise the shared library catalog. Use OLS to locate books, reports, journals, and audiovisual materials on a variety of topics. The material on OLS is updated every two weeks, and may be searched in many ways, such as by title, author, and keyword.

  • ERIC
    ERIC - the Education Resources Information Center - is an online digital library of education research and information. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education. ERIC provides ready access to education literature to support the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making, and research.

  • FDsys Federal Digital System
    GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government. Through FDsys, users are able to search or browse for documents and publications, access metadata about documents, and download publications.

  • Information Bridge: DOE Scientific and Technical Information
    The Information Bridge: DOE Scientific and Technical Information provides free public access to full-text and bibliographic records of Department of Energy (DOE) research and development reports in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics. Documents are primarily from 1994 forward. Legacy documents are added as they become available in electronic format.

  • International Plant Science Center
    Catalog provides online access to bibliographic records for all books and serials held by the New York Botanical Garden LuEsther T. Mertz Library. Users are able to select, save and export records.

  • Library of Congress Online Catalog
    The Library of Congress Online Catalog is a database of records representing the vast collection of materials held by the Library. The database contains approximately 14 million records representing books, serials, computer files, manuscripts, cartographic materials, music, sound recordings, and visual materials. In addition to these records, the Online Catalog provides cross-references, notes, and circulation status, as well as information about Library materials still in the acquisitions stage.

  • Louisiana Library Connection Databases
    The Louisiana Library Connection databases allow registered patrons of parish libraries and the State Library of Louisiana remote access to a variety of subscription databases. A valid public library card is required to access these resources.

  • National Sea Grant Library
    The National Sea Grant Library database contains full bibliographic citations, some with abstracts and some full-text, of Sea Grant funded work covering a wide variety of subjects, including oceanography, marine education, aquaculture, fisheries, aquatic nuisance species, coastal hazards, seafood safety, limnology, coastal zone management, marine recreation and law.

  • National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
    NTIS, a fee-based service, is a central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information. The complete electronic file dates back to 1964. On average, NTIS adds over 30,000 new records per year to the Database. Most records include abstracts.

  • NOAA Central Library (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration)
    NOAA Central Library's collection is multidisciplinary. Disciplines include oceanography, ocean engineering, marine resources, ecosystems, coastal studies, atmospheric sciences (climatology and meteorology), geodesy, geophysics, cartography, mathematics, and statistics.

  • PubMed
    PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

  • Science Accelerator
    Science Accelerator is a gateway to science, including R&D results, project descriptions, accomplishments, and more, via resources from the Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI), U.S. Department of Energy. Science Accelerator was developed and is made available from OSTI as a free public service.

  • searches over 55 databases and over 2100 selected websites from 13 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information including research and development results.

  • THOMAS (The Library of Congress)
    THOMAS provides free access to federal legislative information. Since its launch in 1995, THOMAS has expanded the scope of its offerings to include content on bills, resolutions, Congressional activity, the Congressional Record, schedules, committee information, presidential nominations, treaties, and more.
      Bills, Resolutions
      Public Laws

  • TreeSearch
    TreeSearch is an online system for locating and delivering publications by Research and Development scientists in the USDA Forest Service. Publications in the collection include research monographs published by the agency as well as papers written by FS scientists but published by other organizations in their journals, conference proceedings, or books.


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