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Open Access Databases

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AATA Online

abstracts of literature related to the preservation and conservation of material cultural heritage More Info

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ABZU

a gateway to Ancient Near Eastern Archives More Info

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Alfred

covers "vintage" statistics prepared by the Federal Reserve More Info

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American FactFinder

primary distribution tool for the 2000 Census of Population and Housing More Info

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American Memory

primary source materials relating to the history and culture of the United States More Info

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Anthropological Abstracts

English abstracts of anthropological publications in German More Info

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Anthropological Index Online

index of the periodical collection of the British Museum Department of Ethnography More Info

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arXiv

the premier electronic archive/preprint server for physics and astronomy More Info

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Astrophysics Data System (ADS)

portal searching three bibliographic databases More Info

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Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA)

bibliography of scholarly writing about the history of Western art More Info

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Biographical Database - University at Buffalo Archives

provides access to the coverage of the UB Archives biographical file of newspaper articles, and other material More Info

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Bizjournals.com

Provides online access to business journals from 40 American cities. More Info

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BLAST

Basic Local Alignment Search Tool (BLAST) finds regions of local similarity between biological or genomic sequences More Info

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CANSIM

statistical database supported by Statistics Canada More Info

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CAS Source Index (CASSI)

current and discontinued scientific and technical serial titles worldwide including journals, online preprint servers, conference proceedings, patent document series, meeting publications, and monographs containing collections of papers. More Info

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Catalog of US Government Publications

finding tool for federal government publications, both electronic and print More Info

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Central Referral Service

a directory leading to information on more than 1400 Western New York health & human services agencies More Info

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Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System

carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion and inhibition data for over 8,000 chemicals More Info

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ChemIDplus

chemical dictionary searchable by name, formula, registry number, and structure More Info

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ChemSpider

free chemical structure database More Info

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Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

digitized images of America's historical newspapers More Info

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Civil Engineering Database (CEDB)

citations plus abstracts to conference papers, books, standards More Info

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CNTRL - Centre national de ressources textuelles et lexicales

a set of French language linguistic resources and tools More Info

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Congress.gov

Congressional and legislative information More Info

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DART/ETIC

teratology and other aspects of developmental and reproductive toxicology More Info

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Digital Image Archive of Medieval Music (DIAMM)

an electronic archive of images of medieval polyphonic music. More Info

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Digital Public Library of America

items from libraries, archives, and museums More Info

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DOE Information Bridge

see SciTech Connect More Info

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Economic Indicators.gov

Links to current and archived press releases, and statistical tables about economic indicators More Info

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Educational Media Reviews Online

reviews of video, DVD, audio CD and CD-ROM materials from major educational and documentary distributors and independent filmmakers More Info

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English Short Title Catalogue

provides descriptions for letterpress materials printed in Great Britain More Info

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Entrez

integrates the scientific literature, DNA and protein sequence databases, 3D protein structure and protein domain data More Info

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E-STAT

see CANSIM More Info

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European Views of the Americas, 1493-1750

covers the history of European exploration More Info

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Europeana

items from European libraries, archives, and museums More Info

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Fed in Print

index to Federal Reserve economic research More Info

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Federal Digital System - Fdsys

database of documents published by Congress and executive agencies More Info

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FedStats

statistics published by the federal government More Info

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Finding Aids at the University at Buffalo Libraries

guides to archival records, personal papers, or manuscripts More Info

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FirstGov

Replaced by USA.gov More Info

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FRASER

significant economic statistical publications by the Federal Reserve and selected other agencies More Info

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FRED

database of approximately 3000 economic time series More Info

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GenBank

the NIH genetic sequence database maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) More Info

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GENE-TOX

genetic toxicology and mutagenicity published test data on over 3000 chemicals More Info

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GEOBIB

geographical information More Info

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GeoFRED

creates maps that display economic indicators for the nation More Info

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Google Books

collection of books and magazine issues More Info

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Google Scholar

Google's trial effort to index the scholarly web More Info

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Government of Canada Publications Catalogue

provides the best access to publications authored by Government of Canada departments More Info

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GPO Access

home page of the Government Printing Office's Superintendent of Documents More Info

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GPO Monthly Catalog

see Catalog of US Government Publications More Info

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Gumshoes, Sleuths and Snoopers

descriptions of selected crime fiction in the Kelley Collection More Info

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GUTENBERG-e

digital monographs More Info

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Handbook of Latin American Studies

a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars More Info

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HathiTrust Digital Library

a digital repository for prominent research libraries More Info

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Haz-Map

occupational toxicology database linking jobs, processes, toxic agents, diseases, and symptoms to each other More Info

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Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL)

cover all aspects of homeland security and emergency management from terrorist threats through natural disasters More Info

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Household Products Database

links over 4,000 brand name products to their ingredients and their health effects More Info

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HSDB - Hazardous Substances Data Bank

factual data for more than 4500 toxic or potentially toxic chemicals More Info

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IDEAS/RePEc

a collaborative effort of hundreds of volunteers in 70 countries to enhance the dissemination of research in economics More Info

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In the First Person

collections of oral history in English from around the world More Info

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Index to Military Periodicals Air University Library

indexes English-language military journals More Info

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INSPIRE

high-energyphysicsliterature database More Info

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Institutional Repository - University at Buffalo

University at Buffalo digital Institutional Repository More Info

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Integrated Risk Information System

human health risk assessment for over 500 chemicals More Info

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International Nuclear Information System (INIS)

World-wide scientific literature on the peaceful uses of nuclear science and technology More Info

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Inter-Play

online index to plays in collections, anthologies and periodicals from the late 19th century on More Info

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Making of America

digital library of primary sources in American social history More Info

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Map Viewer

provides special browsing capabilities of genes or chromosomes for a subset of organisms in the Entrez Genomes database More Info

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Monthly Catalog of US Government Publications

see Catalog of US Government Publications" More Info

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National Academies Press (NAP) e-Books Collection

free online access to books and reports More Info

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National Climatic Data Center (NCDC)

provides climatic data to the public, business, industry, government, and researchers More Info

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National Guideline Clearinghouse

a public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines More Info

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National Service Center for Environmental Publications (NSCEP)

full-text of U.S. Environmental Protection Agency documents More Info

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NCJRS Abstracts Database

Indexes articles and books dealing with all aspects of criminal justice and law enforcement More Info

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New York Heritage Digital Collections

digital collections which are freely accessible from libraries, museums, and archives throughout New York State More Info

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New York State Gazetteer & GeoData Collection

See NYS Gazetteer & GeoData Collection More Info

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NOVELNY

an online library of literally hundreds of resources More Info

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Nursing Measurement Tools and Instruments

Cataloging / finding aid of tools used by UB School of Nursing Faculty in their research endeavors. Items may be browsed ON-SITE only in the Center for Nursing Research. Items are not digitized due to copyright restrictions. More Info

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NYS Gazetteer & GeoData Collection

a searchable database of places, providing names, feature types, grid coordinates and other geographic information More Info

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OAIster

union catalog that allows metasearching (single query searching) across millions of digital resources available on the Internet More Info

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OpenDOAR

directory of academic open access repositories More Info

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PERSÉE

a portal that grants online access to entire back runs of French journals in the social and human sciences More Info

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PhilPapers

index and bibliography for philosophical works More Info

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PrimateLit

bibliographic database for primatology More Info

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PubChem

information on the biological activities of small molecules More Info

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PubMed

provides free of charge access to all MEDLINE citations More Info

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RefSeq

provides a comprehensive, curated, integrated, non-redundant set of sequences including genomic DNA, transcript (RNA), and protein products More Info

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RePEc

See IDEAS/RePEc More Info

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RiLVi (Repertorio Integrado de Libros en Venta en Iberoamerica)

information on published books from the publishers of 18 countries in Latin America More Info

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RISM: Online Catalogue of Musical Sources

musical sources of manuscripts or printed music More Info

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Rudy Bruner Award Digital Archive

full-text of case studies in urban design More Info

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Scirus

a search engine specialized on scientific information. More Info

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Scitation

searches articles from 12 physics-related and applied technology journals More Info

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SciTech Connect

citations to energy and energy-related scientific and technical information More Info

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Spanish Books in Print (Libro, Lectura y Letras)

information on books published in Spain More Info

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Thomas

see Congress.gov More Info

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Toxics Release Inventory

a series of databases of yearly releases of toxic chemicals to the environment from the U.S. EPA. More Info

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TOXLINE

literature on biochemical, pharmacological, and toxicological effects of drugs and chemicals More Info

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TOXMAP

Custom mapping of U.S. toxic substances releases at the individual facility level More Info

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TRANweb: Transportation Article File

contains abstracts for material on transportation More Info

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TRID Database

transportation-related research More Info

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TRIS Online

see TRID Database More Info

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UB Institutional Repository

University at Buffalo digital Institutional Repository More Info

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UB Libraries Catalog

a listing of books, journal titles, and other materials held by the UB Libraries More Info

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UB Libraries 'Classic' Catalog

a listing of books, journal titles, and other materials held by the UB Libraries More Info

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UBdigit

University at Buffalo interdisciplinary multi-media digital collections More Info

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UNdata

United Nations' statistical database More Info

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USA.gov

one stop shopping mall for government information More Info

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Western New York Legacy

see New York Heritage Digital Collections More Info

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WNYSERVICES.ORG

see Central Referral Service More Info

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Women Working, 1800-1930

focuses on women's roles in the United States economy More Info

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Wright American Fiction 1851-1875

collection of 19th century American fiction More Info

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