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Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970
Provides digital access to Sanborn fire insurance maps for Wyoming cities and towns. Used to estimate the potential risk for urban structures. The maps also give street names, street and sidewalk widths, property boundaries, building use, and house and block numbers.
SBCDNet Business Plans & Templates
A clearinghouse of information of interest to small businesses. Sponsored by the Small Business Administration of the U.S. Government, this link provides many sample business plans and templates as well as other information.
Science 360: The Knowledge Network - Videos
Free, physical and biological videos to view online.
Science Direct: College EditionLogin Required
Peer-reviewed journals, books, handbooks, & reference books covering scientific, social science, medical and technical information.
Science Online (via Highwire)Login Required
Science journal : 1997 - current issue. Includes technical comments, careers, news.
Government Website
FirstGov for Science. A portal to locate a vast number of scientific websites. Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Medicine
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites related to animal husbandry and veterinary medicine. Animals, Plants & Other Organisms
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites realted to animals, plants, & other organisms. Includes microbes, endangered species, and wildlife diseases. Applied Science & Technologies
Government Website
A gateway to federal websites in applied science & technologies. Astronomy and Space
Government Website
A portal of Federal websites in Astronomy and Space. Biology & Nature
Government Website
A portal of Federal websites realted to Biology & Nature. Chemical Engineering
Government Website
A website portal to Federal Science websites in Chemical Engineering. Chemistry & Chemicals
Government Website
A governmental portal to Chemistry & Chemical websites. Civil Engineering
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites in Civil Engineering. Climate, Weather, & Meteorology
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites related to Climate, Weather & Meteorology. Communications
Government Website
A portal to governmental websites dealing with all forms of communications including TV, FCC, cell phones, disaster communications & more. Computers
Government Website
A portal to governmental websites related to computers and computer science. Ecology
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites realted to ecology. Engineering Technologies
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites for Engineering Technologies. Environment & Environmental Quality
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites realted to the environment and pollution. Geology & Landforms
Government Website
US Government websites for Geology related topics. Pest & Weed Control
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites related to weed & pest control. Physics
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites related to Physics. Prevention, Fitness, & Wellness
Government Website
A portal of Federal websites related to fitness, wellness, & prevention. Includes a site on anabolic steroid abuse. Science Education
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites related to Science Education. Seed Plants
Government Website
A portal to Federal websites realted to seed plants in botany, agriculture, horticulture, etc. Soils
Government Website
Governmental portal to websites dealing with Soils.
SciTech Collection (Proquest)Login Required
Proquest's full Science and Technology collection including biological, medical, physical, environmental, engineering, materials, toxicology, aerospace, telecommunications, computer sciences and much more!
Screenwriters Federation of America (SFA)
Movies/Films Website
The Screenwriters Federation of America (SFA) (formerly known as Screenwriters Guild of America) is a proactive federation of industry professionals united for the mutual aid and promotion of common interests. You may visit this site as a "Visitor."
Seafood Health Facts (& Harvest information)
A joint project of Oregon State University, Cornell University, the Universities of Delaware, Rhode Island, Florida & California and the Community Seafood Initiative. This site is designed to be a comprehensive resource on seafood products for healthcare providers and practitioners and their patients. It is also intended to be a resource for consumers to obtain objective information on seafood products.
Search Engine Land
Online news, columns, "how to," buyer guides, SEO, SEM, Social Media & more. Some content is restricted to members.
Search Engine Watch
News and articles related to websites, SEO, PPC, analytics, social media, mobile devices and development & other development topics.
Serial Set: Congressional Research Digital Collection and U.S. Serial Set (1789-1969)Login Required
Articles Maps Statistics / Weights / Measures
(via Lexis-Nexis) Explore Congress in action; includes congressional publications, legislative research, Federal Register, and floor votes. Also includes U.S. Serial Set (1789-1969) and Serial Set Maps.
Serials Locator (SFX)Login Required
Have a journal citation but need to find which database carries the full text? Search for the journal's title in this electronic journal locator tool created by ExLibris-SFX. Includes information about paper holdings at the library.
Sheet Music Collection from the library of Congress American Memory
Government Music
Search the LOC historical sheet music collections. Includes African Americans, Civil War Era, Folk Fiddle music, Moldenhauser, and other collections starting about 1820-1920.
SIRS Researcher (Knowledge Source)Login Required
Articles Newspaper
Full text articles from newspapers, magazines, and government  publications. Especially good for current events and leading topics in the news.
Smithsonian Folkways
Music Website
Smithsonian Folkways Recordings is the nonprofit record label of the Smithsonian Institution, the national museum of the United States. Through the dissemination of audio recordings and educational materials we seek to strengthen people's engagement with their own cultural heritage and to enhance their awareness and appreciation of the cultural heritage of others. Find audio tracks, free audio samples and may purchase downloads as well.
Smithsonian Jazz
Celebrates jazz by offering biographical sketches, sound clips, event information, a directory of jazz societies, a portal to jazz websites & more.
Smithsonian Magazine Archives (1970-) Gale Digital ArchivesLogin Required
Gale Digital Archives provides, in this collection, access to Smithsonian Magazine (1970 - present) & Air & Space Magazine (1986 - present).
Sociological Abstracts (via Proquest)Login Required
This database abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
Sora Online Journals - Ornithological Research Archive
Articles Website
Sora is an open access electronic journal archive and is the product of a collaboration between the American Ornithologists Union, the Cooper Ornithological Society, the Association of Field Ornithologists, the Wilson Ornithological Society and the University of New Mexico libraries and IT department.
SOSC 1000 Social Science Freshman Seminar Guide (S.R. Thulin)
Citation Guides / Writing Guides MLA / APA
Southern Mosaic: The John and Ruby Lomax 1939 Southern States Recording Trip
Government Music
From the Library of Congress, this is a multi-format ethnographic field collection that contains sound recordings, field notes, dust jackets, and other manuscripts. The collection documents the Lomaxes' three-month, 6,502-mile trip through the southern United States. The materials include 25 hours of folk music from more than 300 performers that feature ballads, blues, children's songs, cowboy songs, fiddle tunes, field hollers, lullabies, play-party songs, religious dramas, spirituals, and work songs.
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
Encyclopedia Information
From Standford University
Statistical Abstract of the United States (SEE FedStats)
Government Statistics / Weights / Measures
Provided by the US Census Bureau: Provides statistics about the state of the United States over time--who we are. NOTE: This publication has been discontinued. To search for statistics across ALL U.S. GOVERNMENT AGENCIES, please use our link to FEDSTATS.
STATRef!Login Required
Articles Statistics / Weights / Measures
The premier healthcare e-source.
Directories / Phone Books
White and yellow page listings.
Symphony: An interactive guide (Oracle: Thinkquest)
Music Website
This is a searchable web site of composer biographies, a time line, and guides to musical instruments, forms, and structures. There are quizzes, surveys, discussion boards, and sound files.
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