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Due to inclement weather, UK will be operating on Plan B for Friday, March 6th. Please contact the library location you intend to visit before traveling. Current open/closed information is below.


Confirmed Open: William T. Young Library will open at 10 am and will close at 8 pm on Friday, March 6th. Normal hours to resume on Saturday, March 7th.


Confirmed Closed March 6th: Agricultural Information Center, Design, Education, Little Fine Arts, Medical Center, Morris, Science, Special Collections Research Center, Shaver Engineering, and Transportation.


Service points in William T. Young Library for Thursday, March 6th:
AV Services will be closed.
Reference and PNM desks will open at 10 am.
The UK Writing Center is closed.
Presentation U in the Hub is closed.

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15 results found for resources beginning with 'W' sorted alphabetically.

Description: Triggered by its invasion of Kuwait, Iraq was pitted against a 32-nation coalition of forces commanded by Gen. Norman Schwarzkopf, whose air attacks led the way for a ground war that met with success in less than four days. Laurie Collier Hillstrom and Julie Carnagie, eds. UXL. 4 vols. 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 History, Reference Sources

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Description: Covers water science concepts and current issues and highlights major historical developments and key figures. E. Julius Dasch, ed. Gale. 4 vols. 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 Geological Sciences Hydrogeology, 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. 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

Coverage 2011 ed.

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Research Guides Geological Sciences, Globalization, Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Covers important events in American history from the 17th century to the present. John E. Findling and Frank W. Thackeray, eds. ABC-CLIO. 4 vols.  Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Research Guides History, Reference Sources,

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Searchable biographical data, with access by, for example, name, age, gender, geography, occupation, college attended and degree(s). Entries include the following data elements: birth information, family, education, career history, creative works, awards, military history, achievements, current memberships, interests (hobbies) and contact information. Provides access to Current Biographies of any person who appeared in any one of the following Marquis print titles since 1985:

  • Who's Who in America
  • Who's Who in the World
  • Who's Who in American Art
  • Who's Who in American History
  • Who's Who of American Women
  • Who's Who in Science and Engineering
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
  • Who's Who in Finance and Business (formerly Who's Who in Finance and Industry)
  • Who's Who in 20th Century America
  • Who's Who in the East
  • Who's Who in the Midwest
  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest
  • Who's Who in the West
  • Who's Who in Media and Communications
  • Who's Who in Entertainment
  • Who's Who in American Education
  • Who's Who in American Nursing
  • Who's Who in Religion
  • Who's Who of Emerging Leaders in America
  • Who's Who Among Human Services Professionals

Also includes the archive of Who Was Who in America, volumes (1607-1985) [see Historical Biographies to access this online archive, Who's Who in American History].

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Vendor Name Marquis

Coverage 1607 - present

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Research Guides Biographical Information, Reference Sources,

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Multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social sciences, and the humanities. Provides access to over 4 million articles from 1,500 journals, over 15,000 online books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols and databases. UK Libraries subscribes to selected resources from this large collection.

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Vendor Name Wiley

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Research Guides E-Books Research Guide,

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(Documents from the Women's Liberation Movement) Searchable database of full-text items from the Women's Liberation Movement in the United States taken from the archival collection of Duke University. The collection focuses primarily on the radical origins of the movement, the second wave of feminism, in the 1960s and 1970s. Items can be searched for by keyword, by selecting one of the provided subject categories, or with multiple criteria by selecting advanced search.

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Vendor Name Duke University, Special Collections Library

Coverage 1960 - 1970s

Research Guides Women's and Gender Studies,

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Brings together books, images, documents, scholarly essays, commentaries, and bibliographies to document the multiplicity of women's reform movements.

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Vendor Name Alexander Street Press

Coverage 1600 - 2000 (Basic Ed.)

Research Guides History, Women's and Gender Studies,

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Covers long-term projections for supply and demand of oil, gas, coal, renewable energy sources, nuclear power and electricity. In even numbered years, the projections for demand and supply of oil, gas, coal, nuclear power, electricity and renewable resources for the world and each major region to 2030 are covered. In odd numbered years, a comprehensive analysis of a topic or challenge facing the energy world is explored.

2013 Requires password--ask at library service desks; restricted to five simultaneous users. World Energy Outlook 2013 (pdf file)

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Vendor Name International Energy Agency

Coverage 1994 - present

Update Frquency annual

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Most recent edition restricted to one user at a time. Password restricted. Acquire passwords at any campus library service desk.

Research Guides Business, Countries, Engineering, International Resources, Reference Sources,

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Provides summary information on the demographics, geography, communications, government, economy, and military of 267 U.S.-recognized countries, dependencies, and other areas in the world.

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Vendor Name Central Intelligence Agency

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

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Ron Padgett, 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 2000 ed.

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

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Provides annotated entries for books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electrical media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare The scope is international.

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Vendor Name Johns Hopkins University Press

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

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Covers issues and controversies within the world of sports, including drug use, economics, ethics, ethnicity, gender, globalization, politics, race, sexuality, and technology, from both a U.S. and global perspective. Maylon Hanold, ABC-CLIO. 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 Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion,

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Description: Features bibliographical, biographical and contact information for living authors worldwide who have at least one English publication. Entries include name, pseudonyms, addresses, citizenship, birth date, specialization, career information and a bibliography. Lisa Kumar. St. James Press. 2 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2010, 26th ed.

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

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Description: Critical studies of major children's authors since the seventeenth century. Entries include biographical information, critical analysis, and bibliographies of key primary and secondary works. Jane M. Bingham, ed. Charles Scribner's Sons. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 1988 ed.

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Research Guides American Literature, 20th Century, Children's Literature, English Literature & Language,

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