Subject: Reference, Handbooks
Books@Ovid [Indexes and Abstracts]
This collection of clinical textbooks can be browsed by clicking on the book jacket or searched using natural language or Boolean logic. It includes atlases, compendia of diagnostic tests, drugs and evidence-based treatment reviews, as well as works on biochemistry, cardiology, dentistry, endocrinology, internal medicine, neurology, nutrition, oncology, psychiatry, public health, and pulmonology.
Chicago Manual of Style Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Online version of the Chicago Manual of Style. Guidelines, rules and regulations about writing style, authorship, printing and publishing manuscripts, articles, essays, etc.
Current Protocols in Bioinformatics 2006 [e-book]
Designed for research biologists with step-by-step instructions for working with hundreds of applications and databases from research groups around the globe. Demonstrates how to select the right software parameters, analyze data, interpret results, generate hypotheses, and advance research to new levels. Includes an appendix on user fundamentals and a glossary of bioinformatics terms.
Current Protocols in Cell Biology [e-book]
Includes nearly 1,000 detailed protocols written by investigators in cell biology. Offers research tips and guidelines for isolating and culturing cells in two- or three-dimensional cultures, analyzing the morphology of the cell, and characterizing the functions of organelles and molecules in the cell and its environment. Includes special appendices on the use of inhibitors and pharmacologic agents, protein motifs, absorption and emission maxima for common fluorophores, and more.
Current protocols in Human Genetics [e-book]
Features methods in all areas of genetic research including genetic linkage analysis, bioinformatics and internet tools, gene cloning, cytogenetics, and diagnostics. Offers basic to sophisticated methods, most equally applicable to other eukaryotic organisms, such as the mouse. Provides appendices, such as "Commonly Used Techniques" (includes molecular biology and cell culture methods, plus statistics basics), "Chromosome Karyotyping and Idiograms", and "Genetic Linkage Reference Maps".
Current Protocols in Immunology [e-book]
Covers the latest in antibody detection and preparation, molecular immunology, innate immunity, tumor immunology, engineering immune molecules and receptors, and more. Includes a recently added chapter on sources and proven methods for isolation and characterization of stem and progenitor cells, as well as animal models for analyses. Offers valuable reference information in five extensive appendices, including commonly used reagents, equipment and techniques; and a full appendix devoted to the CD system of leukocyte surface molecules.
Includes more than 1,000 procedures from biologists at top laboratories around the globe. Offers basic methods for DNA preparation to advanced procedures for microarray analysis, chromatin assembly, and more. Covers emerging areas, including Drosophila and C. elegans basic techniques, mouse phenotyping, chemical biology, DNA construction by recombination.
Draws from the unique set of chemistries that has arisen from the application of current methods to the synthesis of modified nucleic acids for structure-function studies, potential therapeutic agents, and as tools for molecular biology. Covers basic to advanced techniques for the synthesis, modification, purification, analysis, and utilization of nucleic acids, nucleotides, and nucleosides.
Current Protocols in Protein Science [e-book]
Provides "best-practices" methodologies for expression, characterization, and purification of recombinant proteins, plus post-translational modification and structural characterization. Suitable for expert protein researchers and scientists with little prior experience in protein isolation and characterization, including scientists trained in other biological disciplines.
Europa World of Learning [Indexes and Abstracts]
Directory of learned institutions and societies, academies, societies, museums, universities and colleges.
Handbook of Chemistry and Physics [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
The very popular CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics is now online. Corresponding to the 89th edition in content, this new version enables quick and easy access to everything the Handbook has to offer. You can browse through the Table of Contents or search for a specific piece of data.
Handbooks in Economics Series [Indexes and Abstracts]
The Handbooks cover a broad set of topics in a particular field of economics. Each chapter provides professional researchers, lecturers and students with accurate, self-contained surveys, written and edited by the leading authorities in their field.
Methods in Enzymology 1955 - [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
A standard source for methods and protocols in molecular biology. Some topics coverd are: guide to yeast genetics and molecular biology, branch chain amino acids, recombinant DNA, molecular evolution
Natural Medicine Instructions for Patients [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Based on the Textbook of Natural Medicine and organized by condition. Includes description of condition, signs and symptoms, causes, risk factors, preventative measures, outcomes, and treatment options including: diet, nutritional supplements, botanical medicines, cautions on drug-herb interactions, and physical therapies.
Oxford Handbooks Online - Business & Management [Indexes and Abstracts]
This is a fully searchable, full text online resource on the latest research and thinking on 18 major topics in business and management. The handbooks offer extensive introductions to topics, including business history, entrepreneurship, international business, and strategy, and include detailed bibliographies.
Oxford Handbooks Online - Philosophy [Indexes and Abstracts]
Oxford Handbooks in Philosophy bring together the world's leading scholars to discuss the latest thinking in a range of major topics in philosophy. Containing specially-commissioned essays with extensive referencing to further reading, the handbooks offer both thorough introductions to topics in the discipline, and a useful reference resource for scholars and advanced students.
Oxford Handbooks Online - Political Science [Indexes and Abstracts]
Oxford Handbooks in Political Science bring together the world's leading scholars to discuss research and the latest thinking in a range of major topics in political science. Containing specially-commissioned essays with extensive referencing to further reading, the handbooks offer both thorough introductions to topics in the discipline, and a useful reference resource for scholars and advanced students.
Oxford Handbooks Online - Religion [Indexes and Abstracts]
Oxford Handbooks in Religion bring together the world's leading scholars to discuss research and the latest thinking in a range of major topics in religion. Containing specially-commissioned essays with extensive referencing to further reading, the handbooks offer both thorough introductions to topics in the discipline, and a useful reference resource for scholars and advanced students.
Oxford Language Dictionaries Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
This is a fully searchable, comprehensive bilingual dictionaries online resource. In addition to dictionaries, OLDO includes unique study materials on topics such as life & culture, grammar & vocabulary, and writing & word games. There is also a Dictionary Skills Resource Packs, a teaching & learning resource for each language that includes lesson plans and worksheets.
Patty's Industrial Hygiene [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Contains information on the recognition and evaluation of chemical agents, physical agents, and biohazards in the workplace, engineering control of exposure, and personal protection.
STATRef [Indexes and Abstracts]
Searchable database of drug compendia and medical and dental textbooks.