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Books are indexed and retrievable as chapters and integrated with CAB Abstracts. In PDF format. Coverage: agriculture; animal and veterinary sciences; environmental sciences; human health, food and nutrition; leisure and tourism; and plant sciences.

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Vendor Name CAB International

Coverage 2000 - present

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Research Guides Agriculture

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Includes over 550 entries ranging from Abba to Zwingli, representing an ecumenical approach to theological reference. Ian A. McFarland, David A. S. Fergusson, Karen Kilby, and Iain R. Torrance. Cambridge University Press. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2011

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Research Guides Philosophy & Religion,

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About 7,000 languages are spoken across the world today and at least half may no longer be spoken by the end of this century. This handbook examines the reasons behind this loss of linguistic diversity, why it matters, and what can be done to document and support endangered languages. Peter K. Austin and Julia Sallabank. Cambridge Handbooks in Language and Linguistics. Cambridge University Press. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2011

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Research Guides Linguistics, Reference Sources,

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Provides a comprehensive picture of Canada, from physical attributes to economic and business summaries to leisure and recreation. Includes the 2010 Federal election results and recent Cabinet shuffle. Grey House Publishing Canada. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL). 

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Countries, Reference Sources,

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Contains the full -text of more than 19,000 poems by 177 poets including Bliss Carman, Isabella Valancy Crawford, Archibald Lampman, Charles G. D. Roberts and Duncan Campbell Scott. Available from Literature Online (includes the MLA International Bibliography) under "Individual Collections."

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1610 - present

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Research Guides English Literature & Language,

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Examines online educational services for individuals involved with e-tutoring and e-mentoring. Offers analysis of how learning and knowledge acquisition occur. Gary A. Berg, ed. Information Science Reference. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion,

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Datasets that include:

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Vendor Name U.S. Census Bureau

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Research Guides Geography, Historical Statistics, Reference Sources, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Over 600,000 titles held at CRL are searchable through the catalog, including collections of newspapers, microform, journals, and dissertations. Coverage for all formats is international. Holdings are often unique and hard to find elsewhere. This site also includes

  • CRL Topic Guides, which detail the parameters of the CRL's uncataloged collections and list significant sets in a subject arrangement. Questions about access and holdings or about specific titles can be addressed to the CRL Access Services Department at 773-955-4545, ext. 314 or ext. 313.
  • Microforms Collections Index, which lists CRL's archival collections, periodicals, books, and topical collections on microform.
  • Newspapers Guide Site, with listings by geography and ethnic affiliation.

Full-text resources include the Brazilian Government Document Digitization Project and the Pamphlets and Periodicals of the French Revolution of 1848.

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Vendor Name Center for Research Libraries

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Materials available to UK faculty, students and staff through Interlibrary Loan.

Research Guides History,

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CD-ROM that includes full-text of:

  • Corpus Christianorum Series Latina
  • Corpus Christianorum Continuatio Medievalis
  • Biblia Sacra iuxta Vulgatam versionem (the 1975 Fischer edition)
  • Concilia oecumenica et generalia ecclesiae catholica (1973 edition)
  • the complete works of key authors such as Augustine, Gregory or Bernard
  • other works from series including the Acta Sanctorum, Analecta Bollandiana, Corpus Berolinense, Corpus Scriptorum Ecclesiasticorum Latinorum, Monumentae Germaniae Historicae Scriptores and MGH Scriptores rerum Merovinicarum, Migne's Patrologia Latina and Sources Chretiennes.

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Vendor Name Brepols

Coverage published 1996; coverage of the 1st - 15th century

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On CD-ROM in Young Library Reference: CS 99-15. For use in the library only.

Research Guides History, Medieval Studies,

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Full-text of English, American and Canadian poetry, prose and dramatic works. Each literature collection has been developed with its own specialist editorial board to advise on the selection of texts and editions. Editorial policies may therefore vary from collection to collection; however, the guiding principles of authority, comprehensiveness and inclusiveness have been applied consistently. The general policy has always been to include either an authoritative collected edition for each author or first editions of individual works as appropriate.

The collections:

Poetry

  • African American Poetry
  • American Poetry
  • Canadian Poetry
  • English Poetry
  • English Poetry, Second Edition
  • The Faber Poetry Library
  • Twentieth-Century African American Poetry
  • Twentieth-Century American Poetry
  • Twentieth-Century English Poetry

Drama

  • American Drama 1714–1915
  • English Drama

Prose

  • Early American Fiction 1789–1850
  • Early American Fiction 1789–1875
  • Early English Prose Fiction
  • Eighteenth-Century Fiction
  • Nineteenth-Century Fiction

Other Collections

  • Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature, 1920– (ABELL)
  • The Bible in English
  • Bibliography of American Literature
  • Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare
  • The King James Bible
  • MLA International Bibliography
  • W. B. Yeats Collection
  • Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged

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Vendor Name ProQuest Chadwyck-Healey

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Records for each text are available in the library catalog, InfoKat.

Research Guides English Literature & Language, Renaissance Literature, Shakespeare Studies,

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Index to U.S. government documents published between 1789 and 1909.

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Vendor Name Open Library

Coverage 1789 - 1909

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Research Guides Reference Sources, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Full-Text of the standard style manual, 16th edition. The new edition includes

  • Expanded coverage of electronic publications, including procedures for proofreading web-based and other electronic documents;
  • Electronic-editing checklist for editors and writers;
  • Expanded section on bias-free language;
  • Expanded coverage of fair use and electronic rights, including an overview of the NIH Public Access Policy;
  • New and improved hyphenation guide, presented in an easy-to-use tabular format;
  • introduction to Unicode, the international computing standard for letters and symbols required by the world’s languages, including tables with Unicode numbers;
  • References to organizations that publish their own guidelines and standards online;
  • Newly uniform stylistic treatment of elements in the two major systems of documentation;
  • Updated advice on DOIs versus URLs, including more examples;
  • More tips for citing blogs, podcasts, and other electronic sources;
  • Thoroughly revised coverage of production processes, including an overview of electronic markup and XML;
  • Expanded headings on numbered paragraphs and more cross-references for ease of navigation, especially online.
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Vendor Name University of Chicago Press

Coverage 16th ed.

Research Guides Style Guides and Manuals,

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Includes essentially all governments in the world, some of them not officially recognized by the United States. Governments are listed in alphabetical order according to the most commonly used version of each country's name. The spelling of the personal names in this directory follows transliteration systems generally agreed upon by US Government agencies, except in the cases in which officials have stated a preference for alternate spellings of their names. Ambassadors to the United States and Permanent Representatives to the UN, New York, have also been included.

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Vendor Name Central Intelligence Agency

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Research Guides Countries, Reference Sources, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Provides a shared and low-cost transaction platform for rural as well as small- and medium-sized enterprises. Lu Li-jun and Wang Zu-qiang. Cengage Learning Asia Pte. Ltd.  Part of the China's Reform Studies Series. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Business, China, Marketing,

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Covers U.S. military history beginning with the war for America's independence more than 230 years ago through the regional conflicts of the 21st century. John C. Fredriksen. Facts on File. 3 vols.  Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides History,

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Provides information on America's top cities--those fastest-growing as well as those with a particular historical, political, industrial, and/or commercial significance. City-specific profiles organize pertinent facts, data, and figures related to demographic, economic, cultural, geographic, social, and recreational conditions. 4 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 6th ed., 2009

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Research Guides Geography, Reference Sources,

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Provides information on America's top cities--those fastest-growing, as well as those with a particular historical, political, industrial, and/or commercial significance. City-specific profiles organize pertinent facts, data, and figures related to demographic, economic, cultural, geographic, social, and recreational conditions. 4 vols. Laurie J. Fundukian, ed. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 7th ed., 2012

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Research Guides Geography, Reference Sources,

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A collection of digitized texts of  important Spanish authors.

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Vendor Name National Library of Spain

Research Guides Hispanic Studies,

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Examines different aspects of climate change, including the causes on different time scales, the human-induced climate changes over the past 200 years, and the effect that climate change has on the environment. Timothy Kusky.  Facts on File, The Hazardous Earth Series. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2009 ed.

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Research Guides Geography, Geology, International Resources,

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ClinicalKey is a point-of-care clinical information service for physicians and other healthcare professionals. It provides access to a unique combination of medical reference books, medical journals, drug information, and practice guidelines. ClinicalKey helps health professionals locate and use clinical information quickly to answer questions and to keep current with changing healthcare issues.

Components include:

  • MDConsult
  • Procedures Consult
  • all Clinical Pharmacology drug monographs
  • all Medical and Surgical Clinics of North America
  • medical and surgical videos and images
  • 900+ electronic reference books
  • 500+ electronic journals

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Fully downloadable, it can be accessed off-campus or when wi-fi is not available.
How to Access: Create a free account on ClinicalKey. Download the First Consult iPhone or iPad app from iTunes.
Use your MD Consult user name and password to access the product. Create free personal account.

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Vendor Name Elsevier

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Research Guides Cancer, Clinical and Translational Science, Dentistry, Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM), Family and Community Medicine, Gerontology, Internal Medicine, Mobile Device Resources--Med. Center Lib., Mobile MCL Resources, 2013-2014, Nursing, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Public Health, Toxicology,

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Focuses on the characteristic landforms and environments found in the coastal zone as well as the processes that form these landforms. Coverage includes the many coastal hazards that threaten our environment, including cliff erosion from wave and storm action, the hazards associated with powerful tides, and the consequences of long-shore sediment transport. Timothy Kusky.  Facts on File, The Hazardous Earth Series. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2008 ed.

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Research Guides Geography, Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Full-text information on the effects of interventions in health care, made available via a collection of evidence-based medicine databases:

  • The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Cochrane Reviews)
  • Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE)
  • The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL)
  • The Cochrane Database of Methodology Reviews (Methodology Reviews)
  • The Cochrane Methodology Register (Methodology Register)
  • Health Technology Assessment Database (HTA)
  • NHS Economic Evaluation Database (NHS EED)

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Vendor Name Wiley InterScience

Update Frquency quarterly

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Research Guides Clinical and Translational Science, Dentistry, Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM), Gerontology, Nursing, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Social Work,

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Codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the departments and agencies of the Federal Government. Divided into 50 titles that represent broad areas subject to Federal regulation. The 50 subject matter titles contain one or more individual volumes that are updated once each calendar year, on a staggered basis. The annual update cycle is as follows: titles 1-16 are revised as of January 1; titles 17-27 are revised as of April 1; titles 28-41 are revised as of July 1; and titles 42-50 are revised as of October 1. Each title is divided into chapters, which usually bear the name of the issuing agency. Each chapter is further subdivided into parts that cover specific regulatory areas. Large parts may be subdivided into subparts. All parts are organized in sections, and most citations to the CFR refer to material at the section level.

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Vendor Name Government Printing Office

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Research Guides Law,

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Presents various cognitive modifiability research studies and programs. Discussions are structured under two parts: cognitive modifiability in learning and cognitive modifiability in assessment. Provides studies with examples from the laboratory as well as from longitudinal studies. Oon-Seng Tan and Alice Seok-Hoon Seng, eds. Cengage Learning Asia Pte. Ltd. Volume 4 of the Asia Learning Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2008 ed.

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Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Psychology,

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The complete edition of Coleridge's letters, augmented by his early family letters and the letters of his son, Hartley, all from Oxford University Press. The database contains the following works: Coleridge - the early family letters. Edited with an introduction by James Engell. Oxford University Press, 1994. Collected Letters of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. Edited by Earl Leslie Griggs, 6 volumes. Oxford: Clarendon Press 1956-1971; rpt. Oxford University Press, 2000. The Letters of Hartley Coleridge. Edited by Grace Evelyn Griggs and Earl Leslie Griggs. London: Oxford University Press, 1936. Full-text available via Past Masters.

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Vendor Name InteLex Past Masters

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Research Guides English Literature & Language,

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Guide to thousands of 2- and 4-year schools in the U.S. and Canada, their programs, degrees, and financial aid sources. Bohdan Romaniuk and Verne Thompson, eds., Macmillan Reference USA.  6 vols. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 33rd ed., 2006

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Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Reference Sources,

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Guide to thousands of 2- and 4-year schools in the U.S. and Canada. Covers the expected listings and detailed descriptions, degree programs offered, scholarships, and occupational education programs. Bohdan Romaniuk, ed. Macmillan Reference USA. 6 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 39th ed, 2012

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Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Reference Sources,

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Provides access to nearly 67,000 college catalogs (.pdf), cover-to-cover, with 2-year, 4-year, graduate, professional and international schools; institution profiles; transcript keys; and other resources. Search by major, enrollment, tuition, degrees, state and affiliation. Includes links to college websites and other resources: Assessment Testing and Preparation, Associations of Education & Library Professionals, Career Resources, College Guides and Planning, Financial Aid Resources & State Departments of Education.

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Vendor Name Career Guidance Foundation

Coverage Through 2010/11

Update Frquency weekly

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Available through UK campus machines only.

Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Reference Sources,

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Includes: Speculem Mentis or The Map of Knowledge. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1924. An Essay on Philosophical Method. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1933. The Historical Imagination. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1933. The Principles of Art. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1938. An Essay on Metaphysics. Revised Edition with The Nature of Metaphysical Study, Function of Metaphysics in Civilization, and Notes for an Essay on Logic. Edited with an introduction by Rex Martin. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1998. The New Leviathan. Revised Edition with 'Goodness, Rightness, Utility' and 'What "Civilization" Means'. Edited and Introduced by David Boucher. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992. The Idea of Nature. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1945. The Idea of History. Revised Edition with Lectures 1926-1928. Edited with an introduction by Jan van der Dussen. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1993. An Autobiography. With a new Introduction by Stephen Toulmin. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1978. Essays in Political Philosophy. Edited with an introduction by David Boucher. Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1989. The Principles of History and Other Writings in the Philosophy of History. Edited with an Introduction by W. H. Dray and W. J. van der Dussen. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1999. Full-text available via Past Masters.

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Vendor Name InteLex Past Masters

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Research Guides Philosophy & Religion,

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Theoretical and research material covering international affairs. Includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs. Access via the category list on the left side of the main page (see below) and by searching. Materials are divided into the following categories:

  • working papers & conference proceedings
  • journal abstracts (with selected fulltext)
  • books (with selected fulltext)
  • policy briefs
  • case studies
  • course packs
  • Scholarly Events in Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
  • maps and country data (from the CIA World Factbook)

Also includes monthly topical features.

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Vendor Name Columbia University Press

Coverage 1991 - present

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CIAO includes selective links to the full-text of the items cited. For other full-text resources, consult the following: For magazines and journals, search the title in the E-Journals Database. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, 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 Foreign Affairs, History, International Resources, Political Science, Public Administration,

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Part of the Lucent Library of Science and Technology. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2004 ed.

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Research Guides Physics,

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Five-volume eBook set containing 124 essays covering a range of approaches and methodologies to the key phenomena in phonological research. Focuses on phenomena and case studies to highlight historical and ongoing debates in the field. Includes audio files and links to external web content, as well as interactive cross-referencing.

  • Volume I: General Issues and Segmental Phonology
  • Volume II: Suprasegmental and Prosodic Phonology
  • Volume III: Phonological Processes
  • Volume IV: Phonological Interfaces
  • Volume V: Phonology Across Languages

Edited by Marc Van Oostendorp, Colin J. Ewen, Elizabeth Hume and Keren Rice.

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Vendor Name Blackwell / Wiley

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Research Guides English Literature & Language, French & Italian Studies, German Studies, Hispanic Studies,

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Covers 4,383 hospitals with key personnel and 24 quality measures in treating heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia, pregnancy and surgical infection prevention. Grey House Publishing. 4 vols. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

Coverage 2007, 2nd ed.

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Focuses on the individual and suburban communities within each of the 60 largest U.S. metropolitan areas. Provides profiles of numerous suburban communities with a 10,000+ population. Grey House Publishing. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 4th ed., 2007

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Research Guides Geography,

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Provides information on the history of science through articles on the professional lives of scientists. Covers the period from classical antiquity to modern times. Charles Scribner's Sons, 26 vols. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

Coverage 2008 ed.

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Research Guides Biographical Information,

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Vendor Name Elsevier ScienceDirect

Coverage 2001 ed.

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Research Guides Engineering, Materials and Chemical Engineering,

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Description: Coverage includes basic phenomena to advanced applications and future perspectives. Enrico Drioli & Lidietta Giorno, eds.

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Vendor Name Elsevier - ScienceDirect

Coverage 2010 ed.

Research Guides Materials and Chemical Engineering,

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Description: Volume topics: Nanomaterials, Biological Nanoscience, Nanostructured Surfaces, Nanofabrication and Devices & Self-Assembly and Nanochemistry. 5 vols. David Andrews, Gregory Scholes & Gary Wiederrecht, eds.

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Vendor Name Academic Press - ScienceDirect

Coverage 2010 ed.

Research Guides Biology, Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, Chemical and Materials Engineering, Chemistry, Engineering,

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Description: Overview of the current status and future trends in natural products. Concerned with isolation, identification, structure elucidation, and chemical characteristics of naturally occurring compounds such as pheromones, carbohydrates, nucleic acids, and enzymes. With more than 1,800 color figures, Comprehensive Natural Products II features 100% new material and complements rather than replaces the original work (1999). 10 vols. Lewis Mander & Hung-Wen Liu, eds.

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Research Guides Biology, Chemistry,

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Description: 6 volumes covering Physics and Fundamental Theory; Materials, Preparation, and Properties; and Devices and Applications. Pallab Bhattacharya, Roberto Fornari & Hiroshi Kamimura, eds.

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Research Guides Electrical and Computer Engineering, Physics,

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Description: Covers General Principles, Cellular and Molecular Toxicology, Toxicology Testing and Evaluation, Biotransformation, Immune System Toxicology, Cardiovascular Toxicology, Renal Toxicology, Respiratory Toxicology, Hepatic Toxicology, Gastrointestinal Toxicology, Reproductive and Endocrine Toxicology, Developmental Toxicology, Nervous System and Behavioral Toxicology, and Carcinogenesis. Charlene A. McQueen, ed. 14 vols.

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Research Guides Toxicology,

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Flynn, Roger R., ed., Macmillan Reference USA, 4 vols. Reviews the history of the discipline and its concepts, and profiles contributors in the field. The impact of computers on society is explored, with examples in literature and film to illustrate and support trends. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Coverage 2002 ed.

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Research Guides Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering,

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Profiles today's "most outstanding and widely known writers." Collects detailed biographical and bibliographical information on approximately 700 authors who are most often studied in college and high school. Tracey L. Matthews, ed. Gale. 5 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Research Guides American Literature, 20th Century, Biographical Information, English Literature & Language,

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Covers the visual arts from prehistory to the present day with full-text definitions, biographies and bibliographies. Now includes The Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms. Image partners include  the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), Art Images for College Teaching (AICT), and the Artists Rights Society. Part of Oxford Art Online. Database restricted to three simultaneous users; please logout (upper right-hand corner) when finished using the database. The Tools and Resources feature includes lesson plans from MoMA, new thematic guides on major topics in art history, and new timelines of world art. Now includes thematic lesson units developed by the National Gallery of Art.

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Research Guides Art, Reference Sources,

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Integrated collection of the indicators and analyses published in The Condition of Education 2000–present. Some indicators may have been updated since they appeared in print.

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Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Searchable database of full-text research reports on issues in business management and U.S. and global economics. Includes studies of F500 companies on business trends, leadership decisions, performance excellence, corporate governance, HR, productivity, and CRM Economics material includes topline US and global economic indicators and analysis and forecasts of regional, national, and international economic conditions.

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Research Guides Business,

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Description: Explores the range of current and impending challenges the planet faces as a result of global warming from a variety of perspectives, highlighting key future challenges and addressing the pros and cons of potential solutions. Greenhaven Press. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL). Includes the following individual volumes:

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Research Guides Globalization, Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Description: Explores the range of current and impending challenges the planet faces as a result of global warming from a variety of perspectives, highlighting key future challenges and addressing the pros and cons of potential solutions. Debra A. Miller & Michael E. Mann, eds. Greenhaven Press. Part of the Confronting Global Warming Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Explores in detail the range of current and impending challenges the planet faces as a result of global warming from a variety of perspectives, highlighting key future challenges and addressing the pros and cons of potential solutions. Tom Streissguth & Michael E. Mann, eds. Greenhaven Press. Part of the Confronting Global Warming Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Explores the range of current and impending challenges the planet faces as a result of global warming. Examines these issues from a variety of perspectives, highlights future challenges, and addresses the pros and cons of potential solutions. Part of the Confronting Global Warming series. Debra A. Miller, Greenhaven Press. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Research Guides Agriculture, Globalization,

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Description: Explores the range of current and impending challenges the planet faces as a result of global warming from a variety of perspectives, highlighting key future challenges and addressing the pros and cons of potential solutions. Diane Andrews Henningfeld & Michael E. Mann, eds. Greenhaven Press. Part of the Confronting Global Warming Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Research Guides Globalization, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Public Health,

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Description: Explores the range of current and impending challenges the planet faces as a result of global warming from a variety of perspectives, highlighting key future challenges and addressing the pros and cons of potential solutions. Jacqueline Langwith & Michael E. Mann, eds. Greenhaven Press. Part of the Confronting Global Warming Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Research Guides Globalization, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Political Science, Public Administration,

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Description: Explores the range of current and impending challenges the planet faces as a result of global warming from a variety of perspectives, highlighting key future challenges and addressing the pros and cons of potential solutions. Rebecca Ferguson & Michael E. Mann, eds. Greenhaven Press. Part of the Confronting Global Warming Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Description: Explores the range of current and impending challenges the planet faces as a result of global warming from a variety of perspectives, highlighting key future challenges and addressing the pros and cons of potential solutions. Noah Berlatsky & Michael E. Mann, eds. Greenhaven Press. Part of the Confronting Global Warming Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Research Guides Geology, Globalization, Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Description: Official directory of the U.S. Congress, prepared by the Joint Committee on Printing (JCP).

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Research Guides U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Contains the congressional debates of the 23rd through 42nd Congresses (1833-1873). The contents of the appendix of each volume vary from Congress to Congress, but appendixes typically contain presidential messages, reports of the heads of departments and cabinet officers, texts of laws, and appropriations. Speeches not indexed or referenced on the pages reprinting the debates appear in the appendix as well. For coverage of the 43rd (1873-1875) to the 105th (1997-1998) Congresses, see the Congressional Record Permanent Digital Collection.

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Vendor Name Library of Congress

Coverage 1833 - 1873

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Full-text documents of congressional publications that include the following (use Advanced Search for selective searching):

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  • Serial Set (1789 - present), a full-text collection of U.S. Government publications that includes Congressional reports and documents, executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress, the American State Papers, and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period covered.
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Research Guides Federal Government Resources, History, Law, Political Science, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Digitized full-text version of the bound edition of the Congressional Record and its predecessor publications, the Annals of Congress (1789-1824), the Register of Debates of Congress (1824-1837), and the Congressional Globe (1824-1837). The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings, debates, and activities of Congress. Although the Record contains a substantially verbatim account of the proceedings and debate, it also contains extensive inserted materials, communications for the president and executive agencies, memorials, and petitions.

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Research Guides Federal Government Resources, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Digitized full-text version of the bound edition of the Congressional Record and its predecessor publications, the Annals of Congress (1789-1824), the Register of Debates of Congress (1824-1837), and the Congressional Globe (1824-1837). The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings, debates, and activities of Congress. Although the Record contains a substantially verbatim account of the proceedings and debate, it also contains extensive inserted materials, communications for the president and executive agencies, memorials, and petitions.

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Daily Congressional Record, 1985 - present.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

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Research Guides Federal Government Resources, Political Science, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Because the Congressional Research Service does not publish its reports online, FAS obtains reports addressing national security, foreign policy and related topics, digitizes them, and archives them. It also links to other sources for CRS reports.

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Research Guides Foreign Affairs,

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Full-text documents of congressional publications that include the following (use Advanced Search for selective searching):

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  • Congressional Record Daily Ed. (1785 - present)
  • CRS Reports (1916 - present)
  • Hearings (1817 - present)
  • House & Senate Documents (1817 - present)
  • House & Senate Reports (1789 - present)
  • Serial Set (1789 - present), a full-text collection of U.S. Government publications that includes Congressional reports and documents, executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress, the American State Papers, and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period covered.
  • Serial Set Maps (1789 - 1969)

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Research Guides History, Law, Political Science, Public Administration, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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The U.S. Serial Set, a full-text collection of U.S. Government publications compiled under the directive of Congress, includes Congressional reports and documents, executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress, the American State Papers, and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period covered.

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Research Guides Federal Government Resources, Law, Political Science, Public Administration, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Focused on patient information needs. Covers health and wellness from mainstream medicine to complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.Topics include alternative treatments; beauty; children's health; conditions & diseases; environmental health; food, nutrition & exercise; medications; men's health; mental health; oral care; parenting; physical trauma; pregnancy; sexual health; smoking cessation; substance abuse; surgeries & procedures; women's health; and work life. Formats include evidence -based reports, encyclopedias and reference books, fact sheet and pamphlets, news sources, drug and herb information, alternative sources, images and diagrams and videos and animations.

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Research Guides Family and Consumer Sciences, Public Health,

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Patient drug information; includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Available in both English and Spanish.

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Research Guides Pharmacy, Public Health,

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Roof, Wade Clark, ed., Macmillan Reference USA, 2 vols.. More than 500 articles cover a range of popular religious culture of the United States at the close of the 20th century. Beliefs, practices, symbols, traditions, movements, organizations, and leaders are represented. Also includes cults and phenomena that drew followers, such as Heaven's Gate and UFOs. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

Coverage 1999 ed.

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Research Guides Philosophy & Religion, Reference Sources,

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Provides biographical information on modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists, and scriptwriters. Sketches typically include personal information, addresses, career history, writings, work in progress, biographical and critical sources, authors' comments, and essays about their lives and work. The Revised Series contains updated and revised entries on current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL). See also Dictionary of Literary Biography.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2003 - present

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Beginning in 2006, new Contemporary Authors volumes are available electronically only (and include volumes back through 2003). For pre-2003 volumes, search Gale's Literary Index, then consult the appropriate paper volumes in the Young Reference Services' Collection (PS129 .C5320), 2nd floor, west wing, William T. Young Library. Gale's Literary Index will also guide you to other Gale literary reference sources.

Research Guides Biographical Information, English Literature & Language, Reference Sources,

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Provides profiles of important and influential persons of African American and/or black heritage. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, and theatre. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage vol. 1, 1992 - present

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Research Guides African American Resources, Biographical Information,

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Taryn Benbow-Pfalzgraf, ed., St. James Press. Covers individual designers and fashion houses that have been active throughout the 20th and 21st centuries. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

Coverage 2002, 2nd ed.

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Research Guides Biographical Information, Merchandising, Apparel, Textiles, Reference Sources,

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Provides profiles of the noted persons of Latino heritage who form the international Hispanic community. Covers persons of various nationalities in a wide variety of fields, including architecture, art, business, dance, education, fashion, film, industry, journalism, law, literature, medicine, music, politics and government, publishing, religion, science and technology, social issues, sports, television, and theatre.  Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Research Guides Biographical Information, Hispanic Studies, Reference Sources,

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Contains biographical/critical essays on influential living novelists writing in English worldwide. Neil Schlager and Josh Lauer, eds., St. James Press. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

Coverage 2001, 7th ed.

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Research Guides Biographical Information, Reference Sources,

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Brings together works by Descartes, Spinoza and Leibniz. Fulltext available via Past Masters.

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Research Guides Philosophy & Religion,

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Searchable full-text of posthumously published Principia Philosophiae in Latin and English, together with correspondence with Henry More and others: 

  • Principia Philosophiae (The Principles of the Most Ancient and Modern Philosophy). London: Paternoster Row, 1692.
  • The Conway Letters, The correspondence of Anne, Viscountess Conway, Henry More and their friends: 1642-1684. Edited by Marjorie Hope Nicolson. Revised edition, with an introduction and new material, edited by Sarah Hutton. Oxford: Clarendon Press; New York: Oxford University Press, 1992.

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Carol Simpson, ed., Linworth Books. Explains copyright law through questions and answers. Examples involve print, online, multimedia, video, audio, broadcast, for-profit, and fair use. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Thomson

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Research Guides Library and Information Science, Reference Sources,

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Description: Compilation of U.S. Department of State reports on contemporary political and economic conditions, government personnel and policies, political parties, religions, history, education, press, radio and TV, climate, and other characteristics of selected countries of the world; together with travel alerts, passport and visa information, world health information for travelers, and customs and duty tips for returning residents. Gale. 2 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Research Guides Countries, Federal Government Resources, Geography, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world from a series of books published between 1988 and 1998. These online versions of books previously published in hard copy (with the exception of a born-digital study on Macau and an unpublished partial draft study on Afghanistan) by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress as part of the Country Studies/Area Handbook Series sponsored by the U.S. Department of the Army between 1986 and 1998 cover 101 countries and regions. Each study offers a description and analysis of the country or region's historical setting, geography, society, economy, political system, foreign policy, and national security.

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Research Guides Countries, Geography, Political Science, Reference Sources,

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Presentation of the standard U.S. Government resource in an interactive interface that permits the creation of custom printouts and/or customized data subsets. This site offers selected data from the 14th edition (2007) (the full resource can be consulted in paper or on CD-ROM in the Young Library Ready Reference Collection (2nd floor, north wing) [call #: C 3.134/2:C 83/2/]

Historical County and City Data Books are available 1930s-1970s (courtesy of Duke University Libraries). Data for the 1944-1977 County and City Data Books come from the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) files 7735 and 7736, through which you can acquire the raw data files.

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Coverage 1930 - present

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Research Guides Geography, Historical Statistics, Reference Sources, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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PLEASE NOTE: The final CQ Global Researche rreport was published on November 20, 2012. Use CQ Researcher.

Single topic reports that provide coverage of global affairs from a number of international viewpoints. Reports include  an introductory overview; background and assessment of the current situation; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; chronology on the topic, followed by short features for context; a sampling of related international perspectives; maps and graphs; bibliographies of key sources; next steps for additional reading; and author profiles. 

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Research Guides Foreign Affairs, Globalization, International Resources, Political Science,

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Provides reporting and analysis on issues in the news. Each single-themed, 13,000-word CQ Researcher report offers coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy. Reports include a background and chronology, an assessment of the current situation, tables and maps, pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions, and bibliographies of key sources. Originally published as Editorial Research Reports. Also includes reports from CQ Global Researcher.

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Coverage 1923 - present [PDFs from 1996 - present]

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Research Guides Political Science,

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The standard reference, with interactive tables. With the 94th edition, the online version includes a new series highlighting the achievements of some of the leading figures in chemistry and physics. This edition and succeeding editions will provide biographical information, a list of major achievements, and notable quotations attributed to each of the renowned chemists and physicists.

New tables in the 94th edition:

  • Properties of Fatty Acid Methyl and Ethyl Esters Related to Biofuels
  • Gas Chromatographic Retention Indices
  • Detectors for Liquid Chromatography
  • Organic Analytical Reagents for the Determination of Inorganic Ions
  • Properties of Selected Materials at Cryogenic Temperatures

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Research Guides Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering, Physics, Reference Sources,

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Description: Each topic contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. A focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries.  K. Lee Lerner and Brenda Wilmoth Lerner, eds. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2006 ed.

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Research Guides Sociology,

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Presents the major forces that have shaped the country both historically and culturally, offering a close look at themes emblematic to the nation's history. Features articles on works of art and nonfiction, political documents, speeches, testimonies, flashpoint events and places of cultural significance. Alan West-Durán, ed. Charles Scribner's Sons.  Scribner World Scholar Series. 2 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2012 ed.

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Research Guides Anthropology, Geography, Hispanic Studies,

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Full-text of manuals containing standards for scientific, lab-tested research and experimentation methods. UK Libraries' provides access to:

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Research Guides Biology,

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Full-text manual containing standards for scientific, lab-tested research and experimentation methods. See other Current Protocol titles.

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Research Guides Biology,

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Full-text manual containing standards for scientific, lab-tested research and experimentation methods. See other Current Protocols titles.

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Research Guides Biology,

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Research Guides Biology,

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Research Guides Psychiatry,

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Research Guides Biology,

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Description: Reviews problems, issues, and presentations of research in the field of cyber warfare and cyber terrorism. While enormous efficiencies have been gained as a result of computers and telecommunications technologies, use of these systems and networks translates into a major concentration of information resources, creating a vulnerability to a host of attacks and exploitations. Lech J. Janczewski and Andrew M. Colarik, eds. Information Science Reference. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2008 ed.

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Research Guides Computer Science, Foreign Affairs, Globalization,

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