Alphabetical Databases P-Z

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Professional Development Collection

This database provides a highly specialized collection of electronic information especially for professional educators, professional librarians and education researchers. Provided by BadgerLink. EBSCOHost

Project Gutenberg

A collection of digitized books that are in the public domain (includes books published before 1923). More information.

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (PQDT)

PQDT is the official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. The collection includes work by authors from more than 1,700 graduate schools and universities. It offers citations to 3 million dissertations and theses from around the world from 1861 to present day, with over a million available for download in PDF format. Proquest

ProQuest Research Library

This database features coverage of over 900 general magazines and some scholarly journals covering all subject areas. Proquest

ProQuest Science Journals

Find information about both applied and general sciences. Some of the topics covered in this database include physics, earth science, engineering, astronomy, chemistry and much more. More information.Proquest

ProQuest SciTech Collection

This database provides access to literature on natural sciences, engineering and technology. Some of the topics covered in this database include materials science, aerospace engineering, civil engineering, environmental science, computer science, and earth science. Proquest

ProQuest Statistical Insight

Statistical Insight provides access to statistical publications, reports and tables produced by federal agencies, state governments, and private organizations. This database includes coverage of national and international organizations. Proquest


PsycArticles provides access to international literature in psychology and related disciplines, such as psychiatry, education, business, medicine and nursing. The sources include over 1,800 professional journals, chapters, books, reports, theses and dissertations. Proquest


PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 18 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

PubMed Central

PubMed Central is the U.S. National Institutes of Health free digital archive of over 1.5 million peer-reviewed journal articles on biomedicine and the life-sciences.


A directory of business and residential listings and physician and dentist listings. Includes CORPTECH company information.


An online research management, writing and collaboration tool — is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.

Regional Business News

Contains full text articles for more than 80 regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications). More informationProvided by BadgerLink. EBSCOHost

Research Monitor

Research Monitor includes more than 5,000 consumer industry reports, macro-economic and marketing statistics, market sizes and forecasts and other information on key issues in business. Euromonitor Ltd.

Science Reference Center

Get access to hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, technology and wildlife. Provided by BadgerLink. EBSCOHost is a gateway to government science information and research results, searching 42 scientific databases and 200 million pages of science information in one query. More informationProvided by the U.S. Government

ScienceDirect College Edition

Covers the areas of physical sciences, engineering, social sciences, life sciences, health sciences, humanities. Full text available 1995-. More informationScienceDirect


This database provides access to a large and reliable collection of chemical information. This database also includes content from other scientific disciplines including Biological and biomedical science, engineering, materials science and much more. Due to licensing restrictions access to this database is only available to current MSOE students, faculty and staff.
Individual user registration is also required. Please call 414-277-7180 or email the library to request user instructions for this database.CAS

Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Publications

Contains citations to technical papers, standards and other materials published by SAE. The library owns a number of the SAE standards. Please search our Library Catalog to locate in-house standards. Provided by SAE International

Statistical Abstract of the United States

The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. For more information and for help using this database view this LibGuide resource from Proquest.

Time Saver Standards for Architectural Design

Time Saver Standards for Architectural Design (Seventh Edition) is available only to faculty, staff and students in the Architectural Engineering, Civil Engineering, and Construction Management programs. Please call 414-277-7180 or email the library to request instructions to download this book.


TOXNET is a cluster of databases covering toxicology, hazardous chemicals, environmental health and related areas. More information.Provided by the United States National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health

Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory

Contains bibliographic and publisher information for most types of periodicals.

Contains official information and services from the U.S. government. This database is a portal to federal, state, local, tribal and international government information. More information. Provided by the U.S. Government

U.S. Patent Database

A database of all U.S. patents and published patent applications. Provided by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office


Collectively search all of Wisconsin’s library catalogs. Provided by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Wisconsin Manufacturers Register Online Database

This database contains in-depth company profiles of industrial businesses in Wisconsin. This database is password protected. To request the password send an email here.

Collectively search library holdings from all over the world. OCLC
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