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Description:

Indexes current and retrospective reference sources that cover over 13 million individuals, both living and deceased. Sources include biographical dictionaries and who's whos, subject encyclopedias, volumes of literary criticism, and indexes. BGMI does NOT index periodical articles or books of biography about a SINGLE individual, but it does refer you to Biography Index, a paper index available in the 2nd floor Reference Collection of Young Library (call number: Z5301 .B5; subscription ends with August 2005 issue), which indexes periodical articles that contain biographical information. (For online access to the articles indexed in Biography Index, including material after August 2005, use Biography Reference Bank.)

Access Information Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.

Vendor Name Thomson Gale / InfoTrac

Update Frquency Updated twice yearly

Special Usage Notes

BGMI does NOT index periodical articles or books of biography about a SINGLE individual, but it does refer you to Biography Index, a paper index available in the 2nd floor Reference Collection of Young Library (call number: Z5301 .B5; subscription ends with August 2005 issue), which indexes periodical articles that contain biographical information. (For online access to the articles indexed in Biography Index, including material after August 2005, use Biography Reference Bank.)

To see if we own a paper copy of any resources cited and to find additional electronic resources, search the title in our online catalog, InfoKat. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.

Research Guides Biographical Information, Genealogy, History, Reference Sources

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Biographies from Wilson Biographies Plus Illustrated and many periodicals covered in Biography Index, including full-text articles, page images, and abstracts (including biographical profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches, or obituaries). Covers over 500,000 people and includes over 36,000 images.

When you get a results list in BRB, select the person in whom you are interested and go to the descriptive record. Select Related Biographies: entries to see biographical full-text from selected publications.

For additional material, use the box to the left of the entry:

Select the format(s) you wish to see to get to citations and full-text material.

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Click the EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications link at the bottom of the page and enter an email address which you can access from your device. An email with an authentication key will be sent to you.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost: H. W. Wilson

Update Frquency Updated daily

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Research Guides Biographical Information, Genealogy, History, Reference Sources,

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Description:

Indexing and abstracting of the life sciences and biomedical research (including journals, meetings, patents and books) covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. Search precisely with BIOSIS indexing, enhanced MeSH terms, and CAS registry numbers.

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Thomson Reuters RefScan, powered by Web of Science and EndNote, lets you scan and capture your references.  Access bibliographic information and times cited counts directly from Web of Science and save them to your free EndNote Web account for later retrieval — no subscriptions required. App available on iTunes.

Note: Requires iOS 5.1 or greater.

Access Information Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.

Vendor Name Web of Science / Thomson Reuters

Coverage 1969 - present

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Research Guides Agriculture, Animal and Food Science, Animal Welfare, Biology Cancer, Entomology, Equine Science, Forestry, Horticulture, Pharmacy, Plant and Soil Sciences, Veterinary Science,

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Description:

Indexing and abstracting of the life sciences and biomedical research (including journals, meetings, patents and books) covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. Search precisely with BIOSIS indexing, enhanced MeSH terms, and CAS registry numbers.

mobile phone image This resource is mobile-enabled

Mobile Website Click here for mobile access

Select BIOSIS Previews from the database menu.

Mobile App Click here for the mobile app

Thomson Reuters RefScan, powered by Web of Science and EndNote, lets you scan and capture your references.  Access bibliographic information and times cited counts directly from Web of Science and save them to your free EndNote Web account for later retrieval — no subscriptions required. App available on iTunes.

Note: Requires iOS 5.1 or greater.

Access Information Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.

Vendor Name Web of Science / Thomson Reuters

Coverage 1969 - present

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Research Guides Agriculture, Animal and Food Science, Animal Welfare, Biology, Cancer, Entomology, Equine Science, Forestry, Horticulture, Pharmacy, Plant and Soil Sciences, Veterinary Science,

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Description:

Contains citations to more than 2 million reviews from scholarly journals, popular magazines and newspapers. Search fields include author, date, illustrator, audiobook reader, review length, reading level, review source and type, reviewer, work title, and review title.

Access Information Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.

Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning / InfoTrac

Coverage 1965 - present

Update Frquency monthly

Special Usage Notes

This database does not provide links to fulltext of the articles cited. For electronic access options, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the journal, newspaper or magazine, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.

Research Guides Book Reviews, Library and Information Science, Reference Sources,

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Provides full-text for thousands of business journals and other sources, peer-reviewed business publications, trade journals/general business magazines, books (most indexed by chapter), industry reports and market research reports. In addition, 10,000 company profiles are available. Country reports include forecast reports & monitors, CountryWatch reviews, profiles, EIU Country reports, career guides, economic and competitiveness studies, OECD economic surveys, Political Risk Yearbook reports, and SOD background notes. Industry-level resources includes financial alerts, profiles, forecasts, and yearbooks. Market Research reports include utility market, marketwatch, pharmawatch, Gartner G2 reports. Topical coverage includes management, economics, finance, accounting, and international business. Also available via an enhanced interface. Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

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Mobile Website Click here for mobile access

Please note: Business Source Complete: Enhanced Business Searching Interface in not mobile-enabled.

Mobile App Click here for the mobile app

You will need to use your UK linkblue email to receive the code required for this app.

Click the EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications link at the bottom of the page and enter an email address which you can access from your device. An email with an authentication key will be sent to you.

Access Information Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.

Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1886 (selected titles) - present

Update Frquency daily

Special Usage Notes

Some of your search results will provide links to the full-text of the article cited (html and/or pdf). For citations that do not provide direct links, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text @ UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.


Mac users please note: If you have trouble reading full-text PDFs, you can install a plug-in that will allow you to read the full-text. This resource, however, does NOT support Safari. The plug-in does work with FireFox, however.

Instructions for Installing the Schubert PDF Browser Plug-in on a Macintosh Computer:
1. Direct your web browser to <http://www.schubert-it.com/>.
2. Click on the Downloads Link at the top of the page.
3. Choose the appropriate PDF Browser Plug-in.
4. Install the plug-in in the Library/Internet Plug-ins Folder.
5. Restart your browser.

Research Guides Accounting, Agricultural Economics, Business, Economics, Finance & Investment, History of Business, Hospitality & Tourism, Marketing,

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Includes company and industry profiles, market research reports, and business videos. For general information about many larger companies (both public and private, foreign and domestic), search "Company Profiles." For articles about a particular company, do a keyword search using the company name. An enhanced interface for Business Source Complete.

Access Information Resource is available on-campus or off-campus via EZProxy; Click the resource name to access it or here for off-campus instructions.

Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Special Usage Notes

Some of your search results will provide links to the full-text of the article cited (html and/or pdf). For citations that do not provide direct links, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text @ UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.


Mac users please note: If you have trouble reading full-text PDFs, you can install a plug-in that will allow you to read the full-text. This resource, however, does NOT support Safari. The plug-in does work with FireFox, however.

Instructions for Installing the Schubert PDF Browser Plug-in on a Macintosh Computer:
1. Direct your web browser to <http://www.schubert-it.com/>.
2. Click on the Downloads Link at the top of the page.
3. Choose the appropriate PDF Browser Plug-in.
4. Install the plug-in in the Library/Internet Plug-ins Folder.
5. Restart your browser.

Research Guides Accounting, Business, Economics, History of Business, Hospitality & Tourism, Marketing,

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