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Provider: Third Iron
Contents: Abstracts, full text, general reference, journals, magazines
Access Level: Fee-based member, Free, Licensed, On-Site Visitor, TMC Academic User, TMC Alumni User, TMC Non-Academic User
Descriptions: Browse thousands of scholarly journals and create a personal bookshelf of favorite titles. This application is available from the TMC Library and is free to our users. This application creates a virtual bookshelf that’s easy to read and sort, lets you save articles for offline reading, and alerts you when new articles are available in your favorite journals. It’s easy to save articles for offline reading and exporting to Zotero, Mendeley, Dropbox and other services.
Contents: Abstracts, dissertations, full text
Access Level: Free, Open Access, TMC Academic User, TMC Non-Academic User
Descriptions: OATD.org is an excellent resource for finding open-access dissertations and theses. Information is harvested from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions worldwide. OATD currently indexes approaching 3.5 million theses and dissertations. (Note: Look for "Texas Medical Center" as publisher to find TMC dissertations.)
Keywords: dissertation, thesis
Provider: National Library of Medicine
Contents: Abstracts, Bibliographic Records, Citations, index, links to full text, search engine
Access Level: Fee-based member, Free, TMC Academic User, TMC Alumni User, TMC Non-Academic User
Descriptions: PubMed is a database providing abstracts to articles in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, allied health, and the pre-clinical sciences; it also indexes articles from the Index to Dental Literature and the International Nursing Index. PubMed is a service of the US National Library of Medicine and includes millions of citations from health and life sciences journals from the present back to the 1950s. PubMed, when accessed by registered Academic users via The TMC Library, links the user to the full text of thousands of articles in subscribed journals. For all who access it, PubMed also links to thousands of open-access articles, either directly via publisher sites or via its PubMed Central repository.
Keywords: biology, biomedical research, dentistry, life sciences, medicine, nursing, pharmacology, veterinary medicine
Provider: University of Nottingham (UK)
Contents: brief records, general reference, index, standards, summaries
Access Level: Fee-based member, Free, On-Site Visitor, Open Access, TMC Academic User, TMC Alumni User, TMC Non-Academic User
Descriptions: SHERPA/RoMEO and its companion sites make up a useful, frequently-updated reference suite on open-access scholarly publishing and archiving rules for text and data. Specifically, RoMEO is a resource for looking up publishers' copyright policy information; SHERPA/FACT is the Funders' and Authors' Compliance Tool, and SHERPA/JULIET is the resource for information on research funders' (like NIH or National Science Foundation) open-access policies: what may or must be archived in an open-access repository, the stage of publication at which the work may be deposited, and guidelines for when the material must be made publicly available.
Keywords: data, data archiving, datasets, open access publishing, research funding, scholarly communication, scholarly publishing