Science

Access Science 

Based on the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology and the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms. Includes thousands of illustrations, as well as related biographies and research updates.

American Men and Women of Science

Profiles living persons in the physical and biological fields, as well as public health scientists, engineers, mathematicians, statisticians, and computer scientists.

Building the World: An Encyclopedia of the Great Engineering Projects in History Volume 1 and Volume 2

Presents macroengineering as a key element in the building, maintenance, and expansion of civilization.

Climate Change: In Context

Covers the history, politics, and ethical debates related to climate change, including the impact of climate change on daily life, trade and commerce, travel, and the future of both industrialized and impoverished nations.

Complete Dictionary of Scientific Biography 

This biographical dictionary includes extensive biographical essays focused on scientists from antiquity to modern times, excluding those who are still living.

Encyclopedia of Bioethics

Covers ethics involving health professions, animal research, population control, and the environment.

Encyclopedia of Life 

Encyclopedia in development with the goal of having information about every single organism on Earth.

Encyclopedia of Scientific Principles, Laws, and Theories

This resources describes famous scientific concepts, principles, laws, and theories in the areas of astronomy, biology, chemistry, geology, mathematics, medicine, meteorology, and physics.

Environmental Encyclopedia

Provides in-depth, worldwide coverage of environmental issues. Each article lists the current status, analysis, and suggested solutions to issues whenever possible.

Gale Encyclopedia of Science

Covers major areas of science, engineering, technology, as well as mathematics and the medical and health sciences.

Historical Encyclopedia of Atomic Energy

Covers the development of atomic energy in the 20th century. Entries include scientific processes, nuclear accidents, atomic testing, protest movements, and biographical profiles of scientists and government leaders responsible for the development and decisions regarding atomic energy.

Science of Everyday Things

Illustrates the importance of scientific and mathematical principles through their use in everyday life. Each volume focuses on a specific scientific discipline: biology, chemistry, earth sciences, and physics.

Science and Its Times: Understanding the Social Significance of Scientific Discovery

The histories of science, technology, and mathematics merge with the study of humanities and social science in this interdisciplinary reference work.

Science and Technology in 20th-Century American Life

Provides a survey of twentieth century science and technology and its social impacts in the U.S.

Water: Science and Issues
This set covers important water science concepts and current issues and highlights major historical developments and key figures.