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Information Science: Online Resources

Information Science: Online Resources


Information Science & Library Issues Collection (InfoTrac) - Provides access to scholarly journals and trade publications essential for information professionals. Offered through Gale.

Library and Information Sciences Abstracts - LISA - International abstracting and indexing tool designed for library professionals and other information specialists for 440 periodicals from more than 68 countries and in more than 20 different languages. Offered through Cambridge Scientific Abstracts.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts - LISTA - This bibliographic database provides coverage on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings. 1960's to current. Provided by EBSCOhost.

Safari Academic - (enter unm.edu email address) - UNM faculty, staff, and student access. Safari Books Online is an ebook platform aimed at technical (computer science, info science, digital media) and business/management. It has other content as well, including tutorials and videos. First time users need to validate account information sent via email. Provided by ProQuest/O'Reilly.

Science Direct - Elsevier's journal portal provides full-text access to select (only titles with "Full-text available" icon are subscribed to) scientific, technical, and medical journals. Provides access to over 3,800 periodical titles and over 37,000 books. Some articles may be downloaded free of charge; others must be purchased.

Open Access Sources and Web Sites

Internet Tutorial - background of the Internet, the do's  and don'ts of Internet usage (University at Albany).

Living Internet - a comprehensive Internet usage site providing hundreds of intrasite links.

General Online Databases - Use the links below to find more information in this subject area

Online Books and Catalogs
Online Video Resources
Journal / Magazine Article Databases
Newspaper Article Databases
Reference Databases