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Full text of primary texts in philosophy, religion, literature.

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Vendor Name InteLex Past Masters

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Research Guides English Literature & Language, Philosophy & Religion

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Contains more than 160 volumes of Greek material (with Latin translations) relevant to the study of the history of the Christian Church from its beginnings through the Council of Florence in 1439. Provides images and print versions of all pages.

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Vendor Name Religion and Technology Center, Inc.

Coverage through 1439

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Research Guides Classical Studies,

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Contains more than 160 volumes of Greek material (with Latin translations) relevant to the study of the history of the Christian Church from its beginnings through the Council of Florence in 1439. Provides images and print versions of all pages.

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Vendor Name Religion and Technology Center, Inc.

Coverage through 1439

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Research Guides Classical Studies,

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Electronic version of the first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina, published between 1844 and 1855, and the four volumes of indexes published between 1862 and 1865. Presents the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216. Provides full display of diacritics and Greek keyword searching. Also includes a cross-searchable facility allowing users to find entries on search terms and texts that are included in both Patrologia Latina and Acta Sanctorum in one search. Requires the use of browsers Netscape 6.0 or higher, or Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.0 or higher.

For more information, see the ProQuest Patrologia Latina Research Guide.

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Vendor Name Chadwyck-Healey / ProQuest

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Research Guides History, Medieval Studies,

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Contains both primary and secondary sources for the study of ancient Greece and Rome. Includes Greek and Latin literature in original and in translation, art and architecture images from museum collections, and digitized reference books.

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Vendor Name Tufts University

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Research Guides Classical Studies,

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Interdisciplinary approach covering interpersonal and mass communication as well as psychology and public health. Presented on a micro to macro continuum moving from cognitive processes, the individual, and theories of persuasion to broader social factors and phenomena related to persuasion, such as social context and larger scale persuasive campaigns.  James Price Dillard and Michael Pfau. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2002 ed.

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Research Guides Communication, Psychology,

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Aims to assist a final year Master's student or graduate in making an informed decision on whether or not to pursue a PhD. Provides the reader with an understanding of what a PhD actually is and what it can do for the holder. Explains the structure of the thesis, the process of gathering information and writing. Kamarul Zaman Bin Ahmad. Cengage Learning Asia Pte. Ltd. Vol. 6 of the Asia Learning Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2007 ed.

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Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion,

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Contains essays written by an international team of philosophers and educators that reflect on and critically discuss key philosophical concepts, issues and challenges in education today. Charlene Tan, ed. Singapore: Cengage Learning Asia Pte. Ltd. Vol. 1 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, Philosophy & Religion,

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Combined searching for encyclopedias in Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).  Cross-search these major encyclopedias:  Contemporary American Religion (2v, 1999); Encyclopaedia Judaica, 2nd Ed. (22v, 2007); Encyclopedia of American Religions (7th Ed., 2003); Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World (2v, 2004); Encyclopedia of Philosophy, 2nd Ed. (10v, 2006); Encyclopedia of Religion, 2nd Ed. (15v, 2005); New Catholic Encyclopedia, 2nd Ed. (15v, 2003); New Catholic Encyclopedia Jubilee Volume (2nd Ed., 2000).

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

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Research Guides Philosophy & Religion,

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Searchable full-text of The Piozzi Letters: The Correspondence of Hester Lynch Piozzi, 1784-1821 (formerly Mrs. Thrale). Edited by Edward A. Bloom and Lillian D. Bloom. 6 volumes. Newark: University of Delaware Press; London: Associated University Presses, 1989-2002. Available via Past Masters.

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Vendor Name InteLex Past Masters

Coverage 1784 - 1821; published 1989 - 2002

Research Guides English Literature & Language,

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Every four years, just after the Presidential election, the United States Government Policy and Supporting Positions, commonly known as the Plum Book, is published, alternately, by the Senate Committee on Governmental Affairs and the House Committee on Government Reform. The Plum Book is used to identify presidentially-appointed positions within the Federal Government. Lists over 7,000 Federal civil service leadership and support positions in the legislative and executive branches of the Federal Government that may be subject to noncompetitive appointment, nationwide. Data covers positions such as agency heads and their immediate subordinates, policy executives and advisors, and aides who report to these officials.

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Vendor Name Government Printing Office

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Provides information on the lives and works of classic poets. Entries include biographical information, critical analysis, and bibliographies of key primary and secondary works. Ian Scott-Kilvert, ed. Charles Scribner's Sons. 3 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 1998 ed.

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Research Guides English Literature & Language,

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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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Explores the people, crimes, investigations, and court cases behind 200 years of American political scandals. Mark Grossman. Grey House Publishing. 2 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2nd ed., 2008

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Research Guides Political Science, Reference Sources,

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Description: 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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Description: Explores the many different types of prejudice, their history, what causes these prejudices in people and societies, and their consequences. Presents profiles of diverse and unique men and women who played key roles in the history of prejudice. Excerpted documents tell various stories in the words of the people who fought prejudice, acted out prejudices, and those who were the victims of prejudice. Gale UXL. 5 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2007 ed.

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Research Guides Anthropology, Sociology,

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Description: Presents in-depth profiles of each American president and his administration. Includes black-and-white portraits of the presidents and extensive bibliographies. Also features a new history of the White House and a general introduction to the presidency. Henry F. Graff, ed. Charles Scribner's Sons. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 3rd ed., 2002

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Research Guides History, Political Science,

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Brings together the practice of problem-based learning and the applicability of creativity. Provides examples of the link between PBL and creative ways of knowing, creative processes, creative learning environments and creative pedagogies. Oon-Seng Tan, ed. Cengage Learning Asia Pte. Ltd. Vol. 2 of the Asia Learning Collection. 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 Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion,

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Combines the educational innovations of problem-based learning (PBL) and the use of web technologies to support learning. Provides ideas, models, and examples related to the design, implementation, and evaluation of ePBL. Oon-Seng Tan, ed. Cengage Learning Asia Pte. Ltd. Vol. 5 of the Asia Learning Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2007 ed.

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Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion,

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Explains why problem-based learning (PBL) has become an innovation in education. Provides readers with an updated and holistic perspective of how to practically infuse PBL into the curricula. Oon-Seng Tan. Cengage Learning Asia Pte. Ltd. Vol. 8 of the Asia Learning Collection. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2003 ed.

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Research Guides Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion,

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Searchable digitized collection of all surviving editions of the Old Bailey Proceedings from 1674 to 1913 and of the Ordinary of Newgate's Accounts between 1676 and 1772. Access to over 197,000 trials and biographical details of approximately 2,500 men and women executed at Tyburn. Includes digital images of all 190,000 original pages of the Proceedings, 4,000 pages of Ordinary's Accounts, information on the historical and legal background to the Old Bailey court and its Proceedings, and descriptions of published and manuscript materials relating to the trials covered. Contemporary maps and images have also been provided.

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Vendor Name HRI Online Publications

Coverage 1674 - 1913

Research Guides History, Law,

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

  • Legislative Histories (1969 - present)
  • Bills & Laws (1987 - present)
  • Committee Prints & Misc. Pubs. (1817 - present)
  • Congressional Record Bound Ed. & Predecessors (1789 - 1999)
  • 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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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1789-present

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

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

  • Legislative Histories (1969 - present)
  • Bills & Laws (1987 - present)
  • Committee Prints & Misc. Pubs. (1817 - present)
  • Congressional Record Bound Ed. & Predecessors (1789 - 1999)
  • 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)

See the ProQuest Congressional Research Guide for more information.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1789 - present

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Some of the materials in CIS Index are available full-text.  For those items not available online, you can search the library system's online catalog, InfoKat--we will own most of the indexed material in either paper or microform format. 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 History, Law, Political Science, Public Administration, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Includes references to U.S., Canadian, British, and other European dissertations and theses, with detailed abstracts. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Many of the publications also provide the full-text of the first 24 pages. Most of the dissertations entered since 1997 are full-text.

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Use Proquest Databases and Theses for abstracts and some 750,000 full-text dissertations, including University of Kentucky publications.

Search for current University of Kentucky items in InfoKat, the library system's online catalog.

You may also want to search for electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) through the University of Kentucky Electronic Theses and Dissertations site and/or the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations Find ETDs page. Additional European materials, including full-text, can be found in DART-Europe E-theses Portal (DEEP).

For more information, see the ProQuest Dissertation & Theses Research Guide.

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Choose ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Full Text from the Databases list.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1861 - present; abstracts since 1980; theses abstracts since 1988

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You can also purchase copies through the database if full-text PDFs are not available for download, but most items can be borrowed from other institutions (see below). University of Kentucky dissertations and theses are available in paper in the libraries' collections; search for them in InfoKat, the libraries' online catalog. These listings are more current than those in Proquest. A few dissertations and theses from other institutions are also available in paper or microform in the libraries' collections and can be found in InfoKat.

You can request items through Interlibrary Loan if you are affiliated with the University of Kentucky. Nearly all master's theses are available for loan, as well as many dissertations. To make an Interlibrary Loan request, you will need to have established an ILLiad account. You can find many of the publications from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses in WorldCat and make your request through that database. Medical Center Library Users Please Note: please use the Medical Center Library's ILLiad service for your Interlibrary Loan requests.

Research Guides Reference Sources,

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Online portal featuring DSM-IV-TR and The American Journal of Psychiatry as the cornerstones of a collection of resources for patient diagnosis, treatment, research, professional development, and lifelong learning.

Resources include

  • DSM-IV-TR
  • DSM-IV-TR Handbook of Differential Diagnosis
  • DSM-IV-TR Casebook and its Treatment Companion
  • American Psychiatric Association Practice Guidelines in both comprehensive and quick-reference formats
  • The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Clinical Psychiatry, with an interactive Self-Assessment
  • American Journal of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Services, Academic Psychiatry, Journal of Neuropsychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, Psychosomatics, and Psychiatric News

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Log in with your PsychiatryOnline.com username and password. If your access is via your institution, use your My PsychiatryOnline account to sign in. To create an account or subscribe, go to www.PsychiatryOnline.com from a desktop or laptop computer.

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Vendor Name American Psychiatry Publishing, Inc.

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Research Guides Mobile Device Resources--Med. Center Lib., Mobile MCL Resources, 2013-2014, Psychiatry,

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 A collection of psychology-related electronic reference tools that can be searched as a group. Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Collection (GVRL).

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Uses your UK (linkblue) email address to provide mobile access to Gale Cengage Learning resources to which UK subscribes. For Android and iPhone.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Research Guides Psychology,

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Covers research scripts, statistical power, multilevel analysis, computational modeling, program evaluation, and scale and test development. Addresses the effects of technology. Includes student exercises, recommended readings and reference lists. Organized from research planning and design to data collection and analysis to results writing. Frederick T. L. Leong and James T. Austin, eds. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2nd ed., 2006

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Research Guides Psychology,

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