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Art and Architecture Source

Description: Database of Art.
Content: "Art and Architecture Source" is derived from the fusion of 'Art Full Text' with 'Art Index Retrospective 1929-1984 "and" Art and Architecture Complete', more 'other 100 full-text titles not found in other databases.
There are more 'than 750 full text journals, 230 e-books and 63,000 images.
Coverage: Full text from 1974; bibliographic records from 1929. 

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ASTM Compass

ASTM Compass  

Description: The database includes standards, e-journals and e-books published by the American Society for Testing Materials.
Content: more than 12.500 standards, 123.000 pages of articles published in ASTM journals, 29.000 technical reports and proceedings.
Coverage: the database is totally available.

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Avery Index

Description: Bibliographic database related to architecture, design, urban planning, art, archaelogy.
Content: 800.000 bibliographic records of articles in more than 700 international periodicals, whose original nucleus is owned by Avery Architectural and fine Arts Library of Columbia University.
Coverage: Since 1934. 

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Building types online

Description: The database provides an online documentation about a large international collection of contemporary buildings (e. g. housing, office buildings, museums, schools, libraries, industrial complexes).
Content: more than 850 international case studies. Each building is presented with technical drawings, professional plans, photographs and articles.

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DAAI

Description: Bibliographic database related to industrial, motorvehicle and textile design, glassdesign, jewellery, metals manufacture, fashion.
Content: 225.699 records, four databases with more than 50.000 cards of designers, companies, studios, oragizations and associations, schools are included.
Coverage: Since 1973.

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Iconda

Description: Bibliographic database related to building sceince, civil engineering, architecture and city planning.
Content:  900.000 records of journals and monographes, proceedings and grey literature in general.
Coverage: Since 1900

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International Bibliography of Art (IBA)

Description: Bibliographic database on the disciplines of art and architecture.

Content: Publications covered include at least 500 leading journals to which is added the detailed coverage of monographs, collections of essays, conference proceedings, and exhibition catalogs.

Coverage: European art from antiquity to the present, American art from colonial times until today, the art world from 1945 until now.

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Journal Citation Reports

Description: Database showing the "Impact Factor" and citation dara of journals, related to exact and social sciences.

Content:

  • JCR Science Edition
  • JCR Social Sciences Edition

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Le Leggi d'Italia

Descrizione: Banca dati giuridica.

Contenuto: Leggi, prassi e giurisprudenza italiana.

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MathSciNet

Description: Bibliographic database related to matematics by The American Mathematical Society.

Content: It corresponds to the printed bibliographic publications "Mathematical Reviews" and "Current Mathematical Publications".

Coverage: Since 1940. 

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ORBIT

Description: Patent search and analysis
Content: More than 54 million patent families, more than 100 million documents.
Coverage: Weekly update. Worldwide coverage.
 

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PROQUEST: Social Sciences Databases

Description: Bibliographic database related to sociology and science of education.
Content: 2.600.000 records in four databases.

        Access: Since 1963.
        Access: Since 1966.
        Access: Since 1974.
        Coverage: Since 1871.

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SCIVAL

Description: Elsevier's SciVal offers quick, easy access to the research performance of 8,500 research institutions and 220 countries worldwide.
To access SciVal, you need to establish an account.

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Scopus

Description: Citation bibliographic data base related to science, technics, medecine, social sciences, humanities.
Content: 18.000 "peer reviewed" periodical titles for a total of 54 millions of records are included. Ciation dates since 1996. Coverage since 1823.

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Statista

Description: statistics portal that provides access to statistics and studies on over 80.000 topics and areas of interest.

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Urbadoc

Description: Bibliographic database related to city planning, architecture, building, habitat, infrastructure.
Content: Five databases, also available individually, are included:

  • Docet (IT)
  • Acompline & Urbaline (UK)
  • Orlis (RFD)
  • Urbamet (FR)
  • Urbaterr (ES).

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Web of science

Description: Bibliographic citation database and full text of the subscription resources related to exact and applied sciences, social sciences, humanities

Content:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (accesso dal 1970)
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (accesso dal 1970)
  • Arts and Humanities Citation Index (accesso dal 1975)

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