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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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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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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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Toxicology data file which contains over 8,000 chemical records with carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion, and tumor inhibition test results. Data are derived from studies cited in primary journals, current awareness tools, NCI reports, and other sources. Test results have been reviewed by specialists in carcinogenesis and mutagenesis. Search by chemical or other name, chemical name fragment, Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number, and/or subject terms. Display any combination of data from the following broad groupings: Carcinogenicity Studies, Tumor Promotion Studies, Mutagenicity Studies, or Tumor Inhibition Studies.

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Vendor Name National Library of Medicine/Toxicology Data Network

Coverage current

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Available through TOXNET.

Research Guides Biology, Chemistry, Toxicology,

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Allows users to search structure and nomenclature authority files used for the identification of over 370,000 chemical substances. You may enter compound identifiers such as Chemical Name, CAS Registry Number, Molecular Formula, Classification Code, Locator Code, and Structure or Substructure. Searchable features include search and display by Toxicity indicators such as Median Lethal Dose (LD50), by Physical/Chemical Properties such as LogP, and by Molecular Weight. Structure searching and direct links to many biomedical resources for chemicals of interest are also available. If you do not need to perform structure searching, consider ChemIDPlus Lite to search by Name or CAS Registry Number.

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Vendor Name National Library of Medicine/Toxicology Data Network

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Both versions of ChemIDplus are available through TOXNET.

Research Guides Chemistry, Pharmacy, Toxicology,

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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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Searchable full-text reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.

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Vendor Name ACRL, American Library Association

Coverage 1987 - present

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Research Guides Book Reviews,

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Access to scanned newspaper pages from 1690-present and information about other American newspapers published between 1690-present. Sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress as part of the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP). More information.

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Vendor Name Library of Congress

Coverage 1690-present

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Research Guides History, Newspapers,

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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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Vendor Name Columbia University Libraries

Research Guides Style Guides and Manuals,

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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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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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Provides regularly updated information about federally and privately supported clinical research in human volunteers, including information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details.

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Vendor Name National Institutes of Health (NIH) / National Library of Medicine (NLM)

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Research Guides Cancer, Clinical and Translational Science, Dentistry, Gerontology, Nursing, Pediatrics, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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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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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

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

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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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Vendor Name Elsevier - ScienceDirect

Coverage 2010 ed.

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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Vendor Name Elsevier - ScienceDirect

Coverage 2011 ed.

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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Vendor Name Elsevier - ScienceDirect

Coverage 2010, 2nd ed.

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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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

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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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2006 ed.

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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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Vendor Name Oxford University Press

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Bibliographies contain the Get Text at UK link so you can check the University of Kentucky holdings for each entry. See the Get Text at UK FAQ for more information.

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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Vendor Name National Center for Education Statistics

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

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

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Vendor Name Joint Committee on Printing

Coverage 1997/1998 - present

Research Guides U.S. Federal Government Research,

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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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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

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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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Search for resources in this and other Gale literary resources in the Gale Literary Index.

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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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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

Coverage 2005 ed.

Research Guides Library and Information Science, Reference Sources,

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Indexed collection of corporate and industry manuals. UK Libraries provides access to:

Mergent's Full Collection of Digitized Manuals Begins with the first Moody's Manual published in 1909. Includes linked tables of contents for every manual.

Includes the following manuals:

  • Bank and Finance
  • Industrial
  • International
  • OTC Industrial
  • Public Utility
  • Transportation
  • OTC Unlisted
  • Municipal

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Vendor Name Mergent

Coverage 1909-present

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To see the most current manual, select the date on the search screen or click on the 'Year' heading on the results screen. The company name will vary depending on the official name at the time of the publication of each manual.

Research Guides Business, Economics, Finance & Investment,

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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

Coverage 2010 ed.

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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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Vendor Name Library of Congress

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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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Vendor Name U.S. Census Bureau

Coverage 1930 - present

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

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Covers most of the country's economic activity. The series excludes data on self-employed individuals, employees of private households, railroad employees, agricultural production employees, and most government employees.

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Research Guides Business, 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

Download the Marvin Sketch Java Applet from ChemAxon and then draw your structure query. Searches over 10,000 compounds.

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

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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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Vendor Name Wiley InterScience

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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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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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