All Resources Beginning with "S"

Alphabetical list of resource names:

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Sage eReference info requires proxy

Contains full text encyclopedias and reference books in the social sciences and humanities. Search by keyword or browse by topic.

SAGE Journals Online info requires proxy

Comprised of full text, scholarly journals in the social sciences, business, humanities, science, technology, and medicine from 1999  to the present.

Sage Research Methods Online info requires proxy

Contains full text, Sage research methods books, handbooks, and encyclopedias. Includes videos and interactive mapping tools.

SAMHSA's Office of Applied Statistics info
See also U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Office of Applied Studies

Collects the latest national data on alcohol, tobacco, marijuana, and other drug abuse including data on drug related emergency department episodes, medical examiner cases, and about the nation's substance abuse treatment system.

SBRnet: Sport Business Research Network info requires proxy tutorial

Provides coverage of market segmentation for sporting goods, sports e-commerce, sports marketing, sports sponsorship, and sports facilities as well as articles on sports broadcasting and social media.

Science Citation Index info requires proxy

Provides access to abstracts and references for scholarly science and technical journals. info

Features selected, authoritative science information provided by U.S. Government agencies including research and development results.

ScienceDirect info requires proxy

Includes full text of articles published in Elsevier journals covering agriculture, humanities, genetics, biology, business, accounting, chemistry, engineering, computer sciences, earth and planetary sciences, economics, materials science, medicine, neuroscience, physics, psychology, and other social sciences. The database was formerly known as Science Direct Journals.

SciFinder info requires proxy

Maintains citations and abstracts of chemistry and chemical engineering literature. Access limited to current PSU students, faculty, and staff. Sign up with a PSU email address and receive a confirmation email before accessing SciFinder. Internet Explorer, version 7 or higher required.

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SciTech Connect info

Offers free, publicly-available,Department of Energy (DOE) sponsored R&D results including technical reports, bibliographic citations, journal articles, conference papers, books, multimedia, and data information. 

Sears List of Subject Headings info requires proxy

Provides a thesaurus of subject headings used in school and public library catalogs.

Short Story Index (H.W. Wilson) info requires proxy

Indexes stories written in or translated into English from collections and anthologies as well as stories from periodicals.

Silent Film Online info requires proxy

Contains streaming online titles in an expanding collection of silent films tha represent the foundation of modern cinematic technique and film theory. Curated by Alexander Street’s editors and Video Advisory Board, the collection covers silent feature films, serials, and shorts from the 1890s to the 1930s. 

Simmons OneView info requires proxy tutorial

Features demographic and psychographic data on U.S. adult consumer trends with consumer profile reports regarding product and brand usage, spending behaviors, lifestyles and attitudes as well as media use. Allows 5 simultaneous users. Please click on the "Sign Out" button on the upper right-hand side of the page after you are done to free up the seats for others.

Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice info requires proxy

Archives primary source documents for the study of slavery and abolition with materials from Africa, the Caribbean, the U.S., Latin America, and Europe from 1490 to 2007.

Small Business Resource Center info requires proxy

Includes business plans, guides, articles, and websites about how to start a small business.

Social Explorer info requires proxy

Social Explorer is an online research tool designed to access current and historical U.S. Census data and demographic information. It contains maps, profile reports, data elements, and variables.

Social Sciences Citation Index info requires proxy

Indexes the citations of articles in high impact social science journals. Includes cited reference searching, (papers that have cited a paper of interest after it was originally published). Covers journals published from 1992 to the present.

Social Sciences Research Network (SSRN) info

Features academic networks for many disciplines in the social sciences. Includes a database with abstracts of scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers.  Also includes a paper collection of full-text documents.

Social Services Abstracts info requires proxy

Includes citations of journal articles, dissertations, and conference proceedings focused on social work, human services, social welfare, social policy, and community development.

Sociological Abstracts info requires proxy

Indexes citations to journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, and conference proceedings in the field of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.

SPIE Digital Library info requires proxy

Maintains full text proceedings, journals, and books published by SPIE on optics and photonics from 1990 to present.

SPORTDiscus info requires proxy

Covers citations to articles and books on recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, and physical fitness as well as the psychology, history and sociology of sport.

SpringerLink - Springer online journals and ebooks info requires proxy

Provides full text access to Springer journals subscribed to by Orbis Cascade Alliance academic libraries as well as full text access to Springer ebooks owned by PSU Library or offered on a complimentary and temporary basis by Springer.

State Stats info requires proxy

Contains state-level historical data for the areas of agriculture, crime and law enforcement, defense, economy, education, employment and labor, energy and environment, geography, government finances, health, households and housing, population, social welfare as well as transportation.

Statistical Abstract of the United States info requires proxy tutorial
See also Proquest Statistical Abstract of the United States

Maintains the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.

SUMSearch info

SUMSearch is used to find original studies, systematic reviews, and practice guidelines in health and medicine. It searches MEDLINE, DARE, and the National Guidelines Clearinghouse simultaneously.

Sustainability Reference Center info requires proxy

Contains full text articles and books as welll as trade publications covering all aspects of sustainability and corporate social responsibility. 

Sustainable Organization Library 2013 info requires proxy

Collects articles, case studies, and book chapters covering the key areas of governance, sustainability, social responsibility, environmental management, and related fields.

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