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History. Full text ebooks. With three different size collections containing hundreds of titles, many of them award-winners, History Reference Online is the most comprehensive and in-depth library of history reference titles available.
Business, Finance, Economics. Some Full Text. 1971 to present. ABI/Inform provides summaries and citations from over 1000 academic management, marketing, and general business journals, with full text available for more than 500 of these publications, including the Wall Street Journal. Over 350 English-language titles from outside the United States are included as part of this collection. Dateline 1985-, Global and Trade & Industry.
General. Full text. Provides access to articles and news information from more than 6,000 scholarly, trade, and general-interest periodicals, including 3,000 full-text titles. Subject coverage includes: art; business & economics; computers; environmental issues; general science & technology; health care; humanities; law; politics; social science; and current events.
General. Some Full Text. 1985 to present.A Multi-disciplinary database. This database includes citations for articles in most areas of academic study. Sources are drawn from over 8,200 journals, with almost 7,157 Peer-Reviewed, Abstracted and Indexed Journals 3,739 Peer-Reviewed, Full Text Journals peer-reviewed titles. Full-text is available for more than 4,500 publications.
Agriculture. No Full Text. 1979 to present. 4.1 million citations from the U.S. Department of Agricultures National Agricultural Library. The records describe publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines including plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, agricultural products, alternative farming practices, and food and nutrition.
Academic Video Online features a single, fully integrated platform, offering access to tens of thousands of full-length streaming video titles. Virtually every video in the collection is fully transcribed in addition to being indexed for subjects, people, places, release date, language, publisher, and video type. As a result, students and scholars can combine keyword and fielded search capabilities to frame creative and highly targeted queries. Users can also select to view a single video collection by using the dropdown menu at the top of the homepage of Academic Video Online.
History. 1955- present. Covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. With selective indexing for over 1,700 journals from 1955 to present. Provides full-text coverage of more than 230 journals and nearly 100 books. The database also includes citations and links to book and media reviews. Strong English-language journal coverage is balanced by an international perspective on topics and events, including abstracts in English of articles published in more than 40 languages.
Chemical and related sciences. Some Full Text. 1879 to present. Covers 30 peer-reviewed journals, 140,000 pages of research material, 90,000 pages of supporting information, 3 million pages of original chemistry.
History. Full text. The definitive online resource for researching the soldiers, regiments, and battles of the American Civil War. Contains indexed, searchable information on over 4 million soldiers and thousands of battles, together with 15,000 photographs.
History. Full text. 1861-1865. Knits together more than 400 sources of diaries, letters, and memoirs, to provide fast access to thousands of views on almost every aspect of the war. This extraordinary electronic collection includes 100,000 pages of re-keyed and indexed text, including 4,000 facsimile pages of previously unpublished manuscript material.
Full text. Primary source. The states of Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania are included in American County histories to 1900 from Accessible Archives. Due to the large amount of available material, New York is divided into four parts: Southeast, Central, West and North, as is Pennsylvania: East, Central, Southwest and Northwest. Each part of the entire collection contains more than 12,000 pages of text, plates and maps from all counties.
American History in Video provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion. The collection allows students and researchers to analyze historical events, and their presentation over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries. This release now provides 1526 titles, with new videos from California Newsreel and PBS, equalling approximately 528 hours.
Explore manuscripts, artwork and rare printed books dating from the earliest contact with European settlers right up to photographs and newspapers from the mid-twentieth century. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.
This database contains periodicals published between 1740 and 1940, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines and many other historically-significant periodicals.
On-campus only. Genealogy. Some full text. A Family History database. This Genealogy database provides over 1 billion names in over 3,000 unique databases. Databases include the Social Security Death Index; U.S. Census Records; Ireland Vital Records; German Immigration Records; Historical Register and Dictionary of the U.S. Army 1789-1903; the Register of Revolutionary War Officers; and numerous databases dedicated to specific ethnic origins and regions.
Full Text. Ancient and Medieval History Online provides thorough coverage of eight civilizations-ancient Egypt, ancient Mesopotamia, ancient Greece, ancient Rome, ancient and medieval Africa, medieval Europe, the Americas, and ancient and mediev...
Anthropology Online brings together a wide range of written ethnographies, field notes, seminal texts, memoirs, and contemporary studies, covering human behavior the world over. Essential for study in the areas of politics, economics, history, psychology, environmental studies, religion, area studies, linguistics, and geography, the database will contain more than over 100,000 pages of full-text material at completion, including tens of thousands of pages of previously unpublished material from major archives.
General. Full Text. 1997 to present. Great for finding reviews of reference books. Started out to provide librarians with a reliable tool to select the best reference materials for their collections and inform them of the most current resources available. Over the years, ARBA has evolved with the ever-changing library profession by providing reviews of electronic products and serving as a source of information on professional products for librarians and information specialists. ARBA is noted for providing reviews written by librarians for librarians.
Art. Full text. Indexing starts 1984- Art Full Text is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from art and architecture periodicals published throughout the world. Full-text coverage for selected periodicals is also included. Periodical coverage includes English-language periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins. Indexing coverage begins 1984; abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in 1997.
Some full text. Art Source covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. Includes full-text articles—as well as detailed indexing and abstracts.
Arts & Humanities. No full text. 1984- Arts & Humanities Citation Index is a multidisciplinary index covering the journal literature of the arts and humanities. It fully covers 1,144 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals, and it indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 6,800 major science and social science journals.
Searchable database of more than 300,000 digital images and associated catalog data. ARTstor covers many time periods and cultures, and documents the fields of architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design, as well as many other forms of visual culture. Users can search, view, and download images.
Asian and Pacific Studies. Full text. Asia-Studies Full-text Online is the premier database for the study of modern Asia Pacific. As the exclusive licensee for many of the region's most prestigious research institutions, Asia-Studies.com brings together thousands of full-text reports covering 53 countries* on a multitude of business, government, economic, and social issues.
Asian and Pacific Studies. Full -text. Humanities represents an important part of Asian Studies. Asia-Studies Full-text Online has created a section of the database service devoted to Asian Humanities. This is comprised of an infusion of new Asian Studies Humanities content providers to make the Humanities section as robust and comprehensive as the Social Sciences section.
Religion. Some Full Text. 1949 to present. 506 currently indexed Journals indexed, 250 titles full text. Includes information on topics such as biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religion in social issues.
delivers, for the first time online, more than 300 important dramatic works in streaming audio from the curated archive of the nation’s premiere radio theatre company. The plays - which include some of the most significant dramatic literature of the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries - are performed by leading actors from around the world and recorded specifically for online listening.
Australasian Literature brings together creative works from throughout Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands. Starting in the 1930s and spanning up to the present, these in-copyright fictional and poetry works will be cross-searchable for the first time. With 120,000 pages at completion, and enriched with interviews, Australasian Literature is an incomparable resource for researchers in the fields of Literature, Creative Writing, Post-Colonial Studies, Immigration Studies, Social Studies, Anthropology and more.