New Databases

Database Description Coverage More Info
WorldCat.org

WorldCat.org lets you search the holdings of thousands of libraries and then see if the item of interest is located at Belk Library or in a library near you.

Contains a variety of formats, such as books, music CDs, videos, digital content, audiobooks, journals, and article citations.

1200-present more info
InCites Journal Citation Reports

InCites allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from approximately 12,000 scholarly and technical journals.

InCites Journal Citation Reports is the only source of citation data on journals, and includes virtually all specialties in the areas of science, technology, and social sciences.

1997-2013 more info
SPIN

40,000+ academic funding opportunities, including research grants, fellowships, project grants, travel grants, and professional development opportunitie.

Available on campus without logging in. If you would like an account so that you can access SPIN from off campus or sign up for funding alert e-mails, e-mail orsp1@appstate.edu Access to SPIN is provided by the Office of Research. See more funding databases.

2014-present more info
Patents - Derwent Innovations Index

Search U.S. and foreign patents in the areas of chemical, electrical and mechanical engineering.

Derwent Innovation Index cites over 40 million patents from 40+ patent issuing agencies from around the world including, North and South America, Europe, Asia and South Africa.

1963-present more info
Data Citation Index

Provides a single point of access to quality research data across disciplines from repositories around the world.

The goal of the Data Citation Index is to support data discovery, reuse and interpretation. The rough breakdown of repositories by discipline is: life sciences (48%), physical sciences (23%), social sciences (20%), arts & humanities (7%), and multidisciplinary (2%).

1900-present more info