Historical and Updated Subject Headings

Applied Science & Business Periodicals Retrospective contains both historical and updated subject headings, ensuring that researchers using either old or new search terms will obtain all the information on that subject. Original subject headings offer insight into the ways the topics were once framed.​

In addition, standardization of personal and corporate names ensures the easy retrieval of all records about an individual or company.

Subjects Include:

  • Accounting
  • Acquisitions and mergers
  • Aeronautics
  • Atmospheric science
  • Automotive engineering
  • Chemicals and pharmaceuticals
  • Communication and information technology
  • Economics
  • Electrical and electronic engineering
  • Energy resources and research
  • Environmental engineering
  • Financial services
  • Industrial engineering
  • International business
  • Marine technology
  • Marketing
  • Mining engineering
  • Nuclear engineering
  • Occupational health and safety
  • Publishing
  • Real estate
  • Space science
  • Transportation