The electronic version of the 4th edition of the print encyclopedia. Coverage includes biological psychology, neuroscience, DSM diagnoses, psychopharmacological treatments, tests, scales, assessments, societies, organizations, and much more.
Published as a three-volume set (2004), this encyclopedia "encompasses applications of psychological knowledge and procedures in all areas of psychology... Topics included are, but are not limited to, aging, assessment, clinical, cognitive, community, counseling, educational, environmental, family, industrial / organizational, health, school, sports, and transportation psychology." You may view a copy of the table of contents here.
Three-volume set (2005) contains hundreds of entries on "the components of behavior modification, behavior therapy, cognitive behavior therapy, and applied behavior analysis for both child and adult populations in a variety of settings."
You can view the list of entries here.
Purchase was made possible by the the Victor Roger Bond '56 Library Endowment Fund.
This is the electronic version of Elsevier's Encyclopedia of Biodiversity made available via ScienceDirect. Advantages to the electronic version include searchability, PDF copies of chapters, and access outside of the library.
More than 500 different entries on all aspects of biochemistry and beyond, including molecular biology, cell biology, genetics and biophysics. This electronic encyclopedia is the equivalent of the 3000 page print version.
This massive collection (21-volume set in printed form) contains over 7,000 signed entries in such fields as beaches and coastal geology, climatology, hydrology and lakes, sedimentology, structural geology and tectonics, and more. The SpringerLink platform also enables searching and provides RSS feeds.
2007 volume contains about 600 alphabetically-arranged entries covering "every major facet of epidemiology, from risk ratios to case-control studies to mediating and moderating variables, and much more."
Three-volume collection (2008) of "more than 750 articles that explore major topics related to global warming and climate changeóranging geographically from the North Pole to the South Pole, and thematically from social effects to scientific causes."
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Edited by Marshall Haith and Janette Benson, this three-volume set (2008) "provides a comprehensive entry point into all of the existing literature on child development from the fields of psychology, genetics, neuroscience, and sociology."
A comprehensive encyclopedia outlining various topics on infectious diseases such as HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, rabies, swine influenza, SARS, and many other infectious diseases found in plants, humans and other animals. A declaration in the introduction that we are currently in the "dark age of infectious diseases" sets the tone for the rest of the encyclopedia, which also offers insight into research and new technologies to treat and prevent epidemics.
Electronic version of the 3rd edition, edited by Moselio Schaechter. Subjects include applied microbiology, environmental microbiology, ecology, evolution, genetics/genomics, viruses, fungi, bacteria, physiology, history, public issues, and biographies.
2006 resource "includes entries on a broad array of issues and covers the breadth of psychology viewed through the lens of the racial and ethnic minority experience." A list of entries arranged by categories is here.
Ten-volume set (2009) contains nearly 1,500 authoritative signed articles "on a wide variety of topics in neurology, neurosurgery, psychiatry and other related areas of neuroscience." Subject areas include: the autonomic nervous system; communication, language and speech; disease and dysfunction; nervous system development; neural basis of behavior; structural organization of the brain; and much more.
Two-volume set (3rd edition, 2012) contains about 500 signed entries on disorders, diagnostic procedures and techniques, treatments, and more, including entries on all 150 of the disorders classified in DSM-IV-TR.
You may view a copy of the table of contents. We also have access to the 2007 edition.
Detailed articles on the physical geography on 192 countries of the world, plus a number of islands and dependencies. Each article includes the following components: basic geography and geology; mountains and hills; inland waterways; cartoast and islands; climate and vegetation; human population; natural resources; further readings.