Drain-Jordan Library, Research: Subject Information, West Virginia State University library building, angled front view

Research: Subject Information

    Biology

  • Tree of Life Web Project "A collaborative effort of biologists and nature enthusiasts..., the project provides information about biodiversity, the characteristics of different groups of organisms, and their evolutionary history (phylogeny)."
  • BioTech Life Sciences Resources and Reference Tools - biology and chemistry links and dictionary.
  • Agricola National Agricultura Library's database of citations to agricultural literature.
  • Information Bridge Over "200,00 full-text documents and bibliographic citations of [US] Department of Energy (DOE) research report literature. Documents are primarily from 1991 forward and were produced by DOE, the DOE contractor community, and/or DOE grantees."
  • The Living Skeleton: a Tour of Human Bones by Carolyn Csongrad, provided by Access Excellence@ the National Health Museum Resource Center.
  • NCBI coffee break collection of short reports on recent biological discoveries provided by the National Center for Biotechnology Informaton.

    Chemistry

  • Information Bridge Over "200,00 full-text documents and bibliographic citations of [US] Department of Energy (DOE) research report literature. Documents are primarily from 1991 forward and were produced by DOE, the DOE contractor community, and/or DOE grantees."
  • Periodic Table from Lenntech, includes chemical properties, health effects and environmental effects.
  • Periodic Table on the Net provided by Mark Winter, University of Sheffield, England.

    Music

  • allmusic.com from AMG, a commercial site for media (music and movie) purchases. Site allows searching by artist, albums, songs, style, label. Results produce review, song/track list, album release dates, discography, format
  • BBC Four: Audio Interviews: Musicians Streaming audio of interviews with eight world-famous musicians: British composer Malcohm Arnold, conductor-performer Daniel Barenboim, Reggae legend Bob Marley, conductor-performer André Previn, violin virtuoso Yehudi Menuhin, British conductor Simon Rattle, and Indian sitar master Ravi Shankar. The interviews average about eight minutes and will take a few moments to start.
  • Red Hot Jazz Archive a history of Jazz before 1930 includes profiles of important jazz singers and musicians.

    Physics

  • arXiv.org Open access to over 500,000 e-prints in physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitiative biology and statistics.
  • Handbook of Physics
  • Information Bridge Over "200,00 full-text documents and bibliographic citations of [US] Department of Energy (DOE) research report literature. Documents are primarily from 1991 forward and were produced by DOE, the DOE contractor community, and/or DOE grantees."