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Description: Provides a broad overview of costume traditions of diverse cultures from prehistoric times to the present day. Examines more than 430 items of human decoration and adornment, ranging from togas to turbans, necklaces to tennis shoes. Explores how and why items were created, the people who made them, and their uses. This set shows how clothing, headwear, body decorations, and footwear reflect the different cultural, religious, and societal beliefs. Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast, eds. Gale. 5 volumes. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning/UXL

Coverage 2004 ed.

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Research Guides Anthropology, Merchandising, Apparel, Textiles

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This set explores the history of women and feminism throughout literature, from classical antiquity to modern times. Topics covered include misogyny and women's social roles in ancient civilizations, 16th-century women's devotional literature, 17th- and 18th-century women\'s captivity narratives, the women's suffrage movement in 19th-century America, women writers of the "Lost Generation," lesbian literature, and modern feminist theory, criticism and scholarship. Also included are detailed studies of prominent women writers, including Sor Juana Inez de la Cruz, Mary Wollstonecraft, Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Elizabeth Cady Stanton, Isabel Allende, Margaret Atwood, Doris Lessing, and Adrienne Rich. Jessica Bomarito and Jeffrey Hunter, eds., Gale, 6 vols. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

Coverage 2005 ed.

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Research Guides English Literature & Language, Women's and Gender Studies,

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Provides access to:

  • Over 900 Industry Segments, updated regularly with monthly statistics and indicators as well as quarterly trend updates.
  • Call Prep Sheets for preparation for sales calls when time is limited.
  • State Profiles to monitor monthly employment, business and real estate trends in each of the 50 US states.

Also includes Industry Profiles, State & Province Profiles, Country Profiles, and Industry Prospector (which sorts and ranks industries based on economic and financial metrics).

In February, 2013, four new profiles were added: Advertising Agencies; Electrical Products Wholesalers; Managed Application & Network Services; and Transportation Services Sector.

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Vendor Name Mergent / Hoover's

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Research Guides Business, Economics, Finance & Investment,

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Description: Examines the processes that control the development and flow in stream and river systems and discusses how and when these processes become hazardous. Timothy Kusky. Facts on File 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 Geological Sciences, Hydrogeology, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Reference Sources,

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FlyBase is an online database and primary repository of genetic and molecular data for the insect family Drosophilidae supported by the National Human Genome Research Institute, the British Medical Research Council, the Indiana Genomics Initiative, and the National Science Foundation.

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Vendor Name National Institutes of Health

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Research Guides Animal and Food Science, Animal Rights, Animal Welfare, Biology, Clinical and Translational Science,

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Includes more than 1,100 monographs as well as more than 150 General Tests and Assays, providing procedures frequently cited in monographs, sometimes with acceptance criteria, in order to avoid repetition of this text. Additionally, offers a chapter with up-to-date relevant informational materials on method validation and various analytical techniques, reference tables and information on current Good Manufacturing Practices. Requires log-in (userid and password available at any of the Libraries' public service points).

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Vendor Name United States Pharmacopeial Convention

Coverage 9th edition

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Research Guides Animal and Food Science, Dietetics and Human Nutrition, Pharmacy,

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Description: Introduces food culture from numerous countries and cultures around the world, including some from remote peoples and places. Ken Albala, ed. Greenwood. 4 vols. 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 Anthropology, Dietetics and Human Nutrition,

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Current sources of codes and basic legislation in jurisdictions of the world. Offers information on sources of foreign law, including bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations and selected references to secondary sources. Approximately 190 jurisdictions are covered.

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Vendor Name Brill Online

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Research Guides Law,

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Contains c. 25,000 topical entries. Full-text for each record may be accessed by double clicking on the topic from the search result display. Contains various images and offers brief biographies. Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

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Research Guides Reference Sources,

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