SilverPlatter to Make New Databases Available on Both CD-ROM and the Web

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SilverPlatter Information, Inc. has announced that the EMBASE Evidence Based Medicine (EBM) database will soon be available on CD-ROM and via the Internet. SilverPlatter has also announced three H.W. Wilson databases that will be available on usefulness; and implement useful findings in clinical practice.

According to the announcement, the database is available only from SilverPlatter. It will be updated quarterly and includes more than 400,000 records from journals, be available from SilverPlatter, contains full text from more than 90 periodicals dating from January 1997.

Applied Science & Technology indexes English-language periodicals published in the U.S. and around the world, as well as non-English-language periodicals if English abstracts are provided. The database covers 485 periodicals, including trade and industrial publications, journals issued by professional and technical societies, and specialized subject periodicals as well as special issues such as buyers' guides, directories, and conference proceedings. The database provides indexing from October 1983 and abstracting of periodicals from March 1993.

Subjects covered range from acoustics, aeronautics, artificial intelligence, chemistry, engineering, geology, marine technology, mathematics, oceanography, optical computing, physics, robotics, textile industry and fabrics, transportation, waste management, and more.

The database will be updated monthly on both CD-ROM and the Internet.

Subjects covered are automation, cataloging, children's literature, circulation procedures, government funding, information brokers, library association and conferences, and personnel administration. The database is updated monthly.

Wilson Art Full Text

Wilson Art Full Text contains complete coverage from peer-selected journals, indexing and abstracting more than 370 periodicals published worldwide. …