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  • SAE MobilusFull text technical papers and standards published by SAE International, an association of engineers and technical experts in the aerospace, automotive and commercial vehicle industries.
  • SafetyhubSafetyhub is an online safety training solution that helps organizations deliver an improved workplace. The training videos cover every essential workplace safety topic from manual handling and fire safety to managing hazards, workplace & environmental safety to working safely in an office or from home.
  • Sage journalsStrong coverage of social sciences, humanities and health sciences. Also covers life and biomedical sciences, materials science and engineering.
  • Sage knowledgeSubject coverage includes: social sciences and education, aged care and gerontology, anthropology, communication and media studies, criminology and criminal justice, economics, education, gender and sexuality studies, history, politics, psychology, social issues, social work and social policy, sociology, geography, earth and environmental sciences.

  • Sage research methodsA database of ebooks, journal articles and video that aims to help researchers design and conduct research projects, understand methods, identify new methods and write up results.

  • Science (Gale)Access information on the latest developments across a range of scientific disciplines. Updated daily.

  • Science (American Association for the Advancement of Science)The Science family of journals is published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), the world’s oldest and largest general science organization. A voice for science and scientists everywhere, AAAS fulfills its mission to “advance science and serve society” by communicating the value of science to the public, helping governments formulate science policy, promoting advancements in science education and diversity, and helping scientists develop their careers.

  • Science database (ProQuest)Subject coverage includes: general and applied science, materials science, engineering, computing, physics and astronomy, chemistry, biology, earth sciences, telecommunications and transportation.

  • ScienceDirect (Elsevier)Subject coverage: life and health sciences, nursing, physical sciences and engineering, computer science, social sciences and humanities, psychology, business and management.Note: Accessible titles need to have a symbol of green key/ green notes.

  • SciTech Publishing (IG Publishing)Scitech Publishing, Inc. was founded in 1997. The company’s line of business includes miscellaneous publishing activities.

  • ScopusLeading database of peer-reviewed literature in life sciences, physical sciences, health sciences, social sciences and humanities.

  • Serials directory (EBSCOhost)Database of information about journals and magazines. Includes publisher addresses, publication dates, publication frequency, URLs and subject areas.

  • SkillportEbook database. Skillport is a new platform which replaces Books 24×7. Content includes key subject areas of information technology, business, engineering and finance.

  • Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (IG Publishing)The leading source of knowledge for the world’s applied mathematics and computational science communities.

  • Social science database (ProQuest)Subject coverage includes: anthropology, communication, demography, economics, education, political science, policy studies, psychology, social work and sociology.

  • SocINDEX with full text (EBSCOhost)Subject coverage: social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, sociological history and theory, criminology, demography, ethnic and gender studies, marriage and family, political sociology, religion, rural and urban sociology, substance abuse and violence.

  • Sociology database (ProQuest)Subject coverage: sociology history and theory, social psychology, community and mental health services, crisis intervention, families and social welfare, gerontology, poverty and homelessness, professional issues in social work, substance abuse and addiction, social work education and practice, violence, abuse and neglect.

  • Something about the author (Gale)Includes biographical information about authors and illustrators for children and young adults.

  • Springer linkSubject coverage: life sciences, chemistry, physics and astronomy, engineering, environmental and geosciences, computing, mathematics, medicine and economics.

  • Swinburne Commons (Open Access)Swinburne Commons is a database of digital media produced at Swinburne, primarily video and audio. It includes teaching and research material created by the Swinburne community, graduation videos, archival material and TV recordings. Open access resources are also available via iTunes U and YouTube.

  • Swinburne Research Bank (Open Access)Swinburne Research Bank is an open access database of publications authored by Swinburne researchers. Includes journal articles, conference papers, book chapters, reports, working papers, higher-degree theses and more.