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ACS Symposium SeriesThe ACS (American Chemical Society) Symposium Series contains high quality peer-reviewed books developed from the ACS technical divisions' symposia.
AIP Conference ProceedingsAccess to Proceedings AIP (2000-2008)
BioOneBioOne is a global, not-for-profit collaboration bringing together scientific societies, publishers, and libraries to provide access to critical, peer-reviewed research in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences
Cold Spring Harbor ProtocolsCSHL Protocols offers cutting edge and classic protocols in molecular and cellular biology from laboratories worldwide, along with methods from Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory's renowned manuals and on-site courses.
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
Current Protocols (Wiley)Current Protocols contains the largest collection of authoritative, peer-reviewed, regularly-updated research methods and topical overviews available. With over 10,000 protocols spanning the life sciences, Current Protocols is the leading source of high-quality protocols for every life sciences laboratory.
Encyclopedia BritannicaThe oldest English-language general encyclopædia - first published in 1768.
eLS - Encyclopedia of Life Sciences (Wiley)Online resource to explore the life sciences.
Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral SciencesOverview of the neuro-scientific bases of the behavioral sciences.
Henry Stewart Talks: The Biomedical & Life Science Collection

This collection of specially prepared animated audiovisual presentations with synchronized narration by world leading scientists is keeping researchers informed throughout the world.

The resource is organised into comprehensive series of talks and is regularly expanded and updated. To find talks matching your interests browse the series or use the search facility. To be kept up to date as new series and talks are added to the collection, complete the Keep Me Updated form.

IEEE/IET Electronic Library

This online subscription includes access to the abstract records and full text articles published since 1988 with select content published since 1893 from:

IEEE journals, Transactions, and magazines, including early access documents, IEEE conference proceedings, IET journals, IET conference proceedings, IEEE published standards, IEEE Standards Dictionary online

NetLibraryAccess to the full texts of 1000 books from the subject areas Business and Economics, Science and Engineering, Social and Behavioural Sciences, Humanities and Area Studies. Additionally we have access to 3400 freely available e-books from all fields
Oxford English DictionaryThe Oxford English Dictionary is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources
Oxford Reference OnlineIn Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection you will find a wealth of facts, figures, definitions, and translations from 175+ Oxford reference titles, many of which are in-depth, scholarly articles from titles in the acclaimed <Oxford Companions series plus all 20,000 quotations form the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations. 
Oxford Scholarship OnlineOxford Scholarship Online is a vast and rapidly expanding cross-searchable library which now offers quick and easy access to the full text of 2,125 Oxford books.
Reviews in Cell Biology and Molecular MedicineFormerly "The Encyclopedia of Molecular Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine" covers both the molecular and cellular basis of life and medicine.
Römpp OnlineMost extensive encyclopaedia in chemistry and its related sciences founded by Dr. Hermann Römpp (only in German)
Safari Tech BooksThe e-reference library for programmers and IT professionals
SPIE ProceeedingsThe SPIE Digital Library is the most extensive resource available on optics and photonics, providing unprecedented access to more than 260,000 technical papers fro SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings from 1900 to the present.  More thank 17,000 new research papers are added annually.
SpringerLinkSpringerLink is one of the world's leading interactive databases for high-quality STM journals, book series, books, reference works and the Online Archives Collection. SpringerLink is a powerful central access point for researchers and scientists.
Springer ProtocolsSpringer Protocols is the largest subscription-based electronic database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the Life and Biomedical Sciences. Compiling protocols from Humana's successful book series Methods in Molecular Biology, Methods in Biotechnology, etc.