Resource Spotlight: ScienceDirect
is one of the premier databases for peer-reviewed journal articles in the sciences.
ScienceDirect is more than just science though. It also includes excellent coverage of many of the social sciences and some humanities as well.
Please note that while ScienceDirect includes over 2,000 full text journals (about 9 million full-text articles!) it also has an additional 7,000+ journals that are available with abstracts only.
Full-text and abstract only articles are distinguished by the an icon (click picture at left to see a larger image
) — green for full text and gray for abstract only.
If you would like help obtaining an article that is available as an abstract only contact the Reference Desk (210.486.4513 or firstname.lastname@example.org