Arximedes 11 million+ physical sciences & technology papers (about Arximedes coverage).
arXiv e-prints e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance and Statistics (hosted by Cornell University)
Google Scholar - access to many full-text MSU journals
INSPIRE High-Energy Physics Literature Database (about INSPIRE coverage)
ScienceDirect search for peer-reviewed journals, articles, book chapters and open access - covers 3,800 journals.
Scopus world’s largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature
Scitation quick gateway to the contents of 100 journals published by the AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME, SPIE, and a host of other prestigious science and engineering societies - (note: you will find more comprehensive results searching Web of Science and Scopus since you will be searching a wider array of journals and publishers)
Web of Science (aka Science Citation Index) citation database coverage - provides access to the major journals in the various disciplines of the sciences. It is well-known for "Cited Reference" searching, allowing users to trace citation history forward. Cited Reference searching lets users navigate forward, backward, and through the literature, searching all disciplines and time spans to uncover information relevant to their research. Users can also navigate to electronic full-text journal articles. Use this link for a good tutorial on cited reference
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SPIE Digital Library - new research database now available! - http://spiedigitallibrary.org.proxy2.cl.msu.edu/
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NASA Unveils New Public Web Portal for Research Results - an archive of original science journal articles produced by NASA-funded research and available online without a fee. The data will be available for download, reading and analysis within one year of publication
BrowZine now available on the Web! See our http://libguides.lib.msu.edu/browzineapp
60 Years of CERN Experiments and Discoveries is now available open access!
Register for ORCID provides a persistent digital personal identifier for authors
re3data.org - registry of data research repositories