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Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970 **:
Sanborn Maps provide digital access to historical Sanborn fire insurance maps. With repeated and detailed mapping of more than 100 cities and towns in Louisiana, the maps chart community changes across the century.

Science and Technology Collection **:
The Science & Technology Collection contains over 800 leading full text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. Topics include aeronautics, astrophysics, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, and materials science. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,700 publications.

Science Citation Index:
A comprehensive index of the top scholarly research journals in the sciences accessed through Web of Science.

ScienceDirect Freedom Collection **:
ScienceDirect Freedom Collection provides full-text scientific journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 journals and almost 20,000 books.

SciFinder :
 SciFinder is an online version of Chemical Abstracts (CAS), designed especially for use by students and faculty. CAS is the most comprehensive database of references to the chemical, chemical engineering, allied sciences and patent literature. Email Reference for registration instructions.

Scribner Writers Series **:
Scribner Writer's Series includes 15-20 page signed essays on more than 1,600 authors and literary genres drawn from 13 acclaimed Scribner print series.

Serials Directory:
Provides up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information and pricing for over 178,500 US and international periodicals.

Shock and Vibration Digest **:
Includes full-text records of topics related to shock and vibration, including noise, seismology, experimental mechanics and vibration technologies.

SIRIS: Smithsonian Institution Research Information System:
Search the Smithsonian Art Online for 1.7 million records, with links to 138,000 images, video and sound files from dozens of Smithsonian libraries, archives, museums, and specialized research units.

Social Explorer **:
Social Explorer is an online research tool designed to provide quick and easy access to current and historical census data and demographic information.

Social Sciences Citation Index:
A comprehensive index of the top scholarly research journals in the social sciences accessed through Web of Science.

SocINDEX with Full Text **:
SocINDEX with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. The database features more than 1,600,000 records with subject headings from a 15,600 term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. SocINDEX with Full Text contains full text for 253 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, and 72 "priority" coverage journals. This database also includes full text for 547 books and monographs, and full text for 6,711 conference papers.

SPORTDiscus with Full Text **:
SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals, providing full text for 550 journals indexed in SPORTDiscus. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the SPORTDiscus index - with no embargo. With full-text coverage dating back to 1985, SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the definitive research tool for all areas of sports & sports medicine literature.

STAT!Ref **:
STAT!Ref features electronic resources for medical students and those in the medical profession. The database provides full-text access to electronic reference books including Stedman's Medical Dictionary.  Other features include downloadable nursing podcasts, training resources and a current medical news feed.

Statistical Abstract of the United States **:
The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is a comprehensive collection of statistics covering the social, political, and economic environment of the United States.