H.W. Wilson launched Applied Science & Technology Index Retrospective: 1913 – 1983, a database of historical content from the H.W. Wilson references Applied Science & Technology Index and Industrial Arts Index.
The database covers pivotal papers and articles on issues such as the effects of pesticides on the environment, the rise and fall of thalidomide, the evolution of satellite technology, and the dawn of the global economy. Areas examined include applied science specialties such as acoustics, aeronautics, machine learning, meteorology, textiles, transportation, and more.
The material spans more than 1,400 periodicals encompassing more than 3 million articles. Updated subject headings and contemporary terms are featured; original subject headings are also displayed and searchable. Names used as subject headings are standardized throughout the years of coverage to ensure retrieval of all records on an individual or company.
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