Alphabetical List of Databases - S

Connect to Safari Tech Books Online : Current Titles on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Number of simultaneous users limited, please logoff when finished.
This collection of eBooks is geared toward programming and technology departments. Entire books are searchable. The collection covers more than 20 technical categories and new books are added each month. Safari Tech Books Online is a joint venture of O'Reilly Media and The Pearson Technology Group. Other major publishers covered are: Addison-Wesley Professional, Adobe Press, Cisco Press, Microsoft Press, Prentice Hall PTR, and others.
Connect to San Francisco Chronicle on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
The web version of the Chronicle provides the full text of the current issue, as well as archives going back to 1995. The archives are limited to staff written material.
Connect to San Jose Mercury News on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
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Web version provides full-text from 1985-present.
Connect to Science Citation Index Expanded on the Web
Provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references found in approximately 5,900 of the world's leading scholarly science and technical journals covering more than 150 disciplines. 1993-present. Updated weekly.
Connect to ScienceDirect on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
SCU receives 400+ ScienceDirect online journals from the publisher Elsevier. SCU's ScienceDirect journals are marked by green icons. Most are full-text. Dates covered: 1995-present. Elsevier journals focus on science, technology, medicine, and business, and include high impact-factor journals such as the Trends and Current Opinion series.
Connect to SciFinder Scholar Web Version on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
On-campus access only.
SciFinder Scholar Web Version requires users to complete a one-time registration, creating a username/password of their choosing. The email address entered at registration must have an @scu.edu extension.

SciFinder provides access to Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) and MedLine databases including:

  • CAPlus: over 30 million documents dating back to 1907. Updated daily.
  • MedLine: over 17 million references. Updated 5 times per week.
  • Over 43 million organic and inorganic substances; over 60 million sequences. Updated daily.
  • Over 16 million single- and multi-step reactions.
  • Commercial availability, regulatory and patent information on chemicals.

View SciFinder tutorials. For more information or help, please contact Michal Strutin, science librarian.

Connect to SEC Disclosure of Order Execution (DOE) on the Web
SEC Disclosure of Order Execution (DOE)    - Access through WRDS Interface
As a result of Rule 11Ac1-5, market centers that trade national market system securities must make monthly, electronic disclosures of basic information concerning their quality of executions on a stock-by-stock basis. June 2001-present.
Connect to SIAM E-books on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
From the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). Includes E-books published in 2013, plus access to back titles.
Connect to Smithsonian Global Sound on the Web
A streaming music service containing more than 41,000 tracks of music, spoken word, and natural and human-made sounds. Containing the complete recordings released by Smithsonian Folkways Recordings and other ethnomusicological collections, it contains a wide array of American ethnic and folk music, as well as traditional music from around the world. Also included are music from American history (from the Revolution through the Civil Rights era), an extensive collection of children's songs, and many speeches, readings of poetry and drama, and sounds from the natural world. Updated continuously.
Connect to Social Sciences Citation Index on the Web
Index to the journal literature of the social sciences. It fully covers over 1,400 journals spanning 50 disciplines. Coverage also includes items relevant to the social sciences selected from 7,000 other journals. 1994-present. Updated weekly.
Connect to Social Sciences Full Text on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes and abstracts articles at least one column in length from over 544 different English language periodicals in the social sciences, which includes anthropology, psychology, sociology, ethnic studies, political science, economics, geography, urban studies, and more. Fulltext of articles are available from about 175 of these periodicals. Indexing goes back to 1983. Abstracts began with January 1994. Fulltext availability varies title to title, but may go back to 1995. Updated daily. For indexing of articles appearing prior to 1983, use Humanities & Social Sciences Retrospective.
Connect to Social Services Abstracts on the Web
Bibliographic coverage of current research focusing on social work, human services, social welfare, social policy, and community development. 1980-present. Updated monthly.
Connect to Sociological Abstracts on the Web
This database is a primary resource for accessing the latest research in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database draws information from an international selection of over 2,600 journals and other serials publications, plus conference papers, books, and dissertations. Records added after 1974 contain in-depth and nonevaluative abstracts of journal articles. 1963-present. Updated monthly.
Connect to ESG Manager on Campus on the Web
Socrates
Now available as ESG Manager on Campus
On-campus access only.
Environmental, social, and governance audit reports for thousands of companies worldwide.
Connect to SPIN Web (Searchable Physics Information Notices) on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
The SPIN database contains the abstracts of over 80 scientific journals published by the American Institute of Physics and its Member Societies since 1975, as well as selected articles from other scientific journals. Can also browse tables of contents and abstracts, full text is available for subscribed journals.
Connect to SRDS (Standard Rate & Data Service) on the Web
Updated monthly. Provides media rates and data for the advertising industry, listing advertising rates, editorial or programming content, circulation, and other basic information for a variety of advertising media.
Connect to Statistical Insight on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Formerly LexisNexis Statistical
Index to statistics published by all the major agencies of the U.S. government from 1973-present, the computer equivalent of the American Statistics Index. Where available, hotlinks to the full text of these documents is included. In addition, from 1999- present, 25,000 full text tables from these same sources as well as from various state, non-governmental and international intergovernmental agencies are being added as a separate searchable subfile.
Connect to Synthesis Digital Library of Engineering and Computer Science on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
A library of 50- to 100-page eBooks which provides a 'synthesis' of important research or development topics authored by well-known contributors to their fields. A list of titles grouped by subject is also available.
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