Dialog, a Thomson business provider of online-based information services and integrated information solutions, has released a new database containing scientific and technical research related to the global aerospace industry. The AeroBase database (File 104, available through Dialog-branded services) is designed to include references, abstracts, and controlled-vocabulary indexing of scientific and technical journal articles, preprints, conference proceedings, books, theses, and unpublished literature relating to the aerospace and aeronautical industries and dating back to 1999. Enhancements later this quarter are expected to include additional international journals and conference literature added to the database.
Among STM databases available through Dialog are such multi-disciplinary scientific files as NTIS (National Technical Information Service), INSPEC, Ei Compendex, PASCAL, SciSearch, Current Contents Search, JICST (Japanese Science & Technology) and Medline. The new AeroBase database and numerous other STM ones are available for subscription through the Dialog Choice pricing option, which offer enterprise-wide access for annual flat fees.