Resources for Scientific Papers

Resources for Finding and Accessing Scientific Papers


Table 1: This table provides a list of free, online academic search engines for various science disciplines.

Academic Search Engine Disciplines
Google Scholar All
ScienceDirect All NA
Pubmed Life sciences
IEEE Xplore Electronics, Electrical engineering, Computer science NA
National Agricultural Library (AGRICOLA) Agriculture
Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) Education NA

Table 2: List of databases containing free, full-text scientific papers and data sets.

Database URL Disciplines
NASA Scientific and Technical Information (STI) Aerospace
SOA/NASA Astrophysics Data System Astronomy, physics
arXiv Physics, Mathematics, Computer science, Quantitative biology, Quantitative finance and statistics
CiteSeerX Computer science
Public Library of Science (PLOS) Life sciences
High Wire Press Life sciences



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