History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

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Description

The History of Science, Technology, and Medicine database indexes journal articles, conference proceedings, books, book reviews, and dissertations in the history of science, technology, and medicine and allied historical fields. Under the auspices of the International Union of the History and Philosophy of Science, this database integrates four separate indexes to create an international bibliography for the history of science, technology, and medicine, reflecting their influence on society and culture from prehistory to the present.

Title Date Range
Isis Current Bibliography of the History of Science 1975 to the present
Current Bibliography in the History of Technology 1987 to the present
Bibliografia Italiana di Storia della Scienza 1982 to the present
Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine 1991-2004, only books after 2004.

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Dates covered

1975+. See description.

Updating frequency

Updated annually with the exception of "Wellcome Bibliography for the History of Medicine," which is updated quarterly.

Sources

Journal articles, conference proceedings, books, reviews, and dissertations.

Type of coverage

Records describe journal articles, conference proceedings, books, book reviews, and dissertations in all scientific disciplines and related fields. Citations reflect the contents of nearly 9,500 journals.

Print counterpart or
related resources

  • Isis Current Bibliography of the History of Science
  • Current Bibliography in the History of Technology
  • Bibliografia Italiana di Storia della Scienza
  • Wellcome Library for the History and Understanding of Medicine

Producer/content provider

History of Science Society (HSS); Society for the History of Technology (SHOT); Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza (IMSS); The Wellcome Trust

Vendor/electronic presentation provider

EBSCO

Supplementary Subject(s)