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British parliamentary documents, including Command Papers.  All areas of social, political, economic and foreign policy. Searchable full-text, with detailed subject indexing.

For more information, see the ProQuest House of Commons Parliamentary Papers Research Guide.

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Vendor Name Chadwyck-Healey

Coverage 1801 - current

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Research Guides British History, History, International Resources

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Contains the latest information about cancer treatment, screening, prevention, genetics, and supportive care, plus clinical trials.

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Vendor Name National Cancer Institute

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Research Guides Cancer, Gerontology, Nursing,

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Pillbox enables users to identify solid dosage pharmaceuticals based on physical criteria: imprint (characters or number printed on a medication), shape, color, size, and scoring. Once an identification is made, additional information is provided, including brand/generic name, ingredients, and the National Drug File identification number.

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Vendor Name National Library of Medicine

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Research Guides Cancer, Dentistry, Gerontology, Internal Medicine Nursing, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Public Health, Toxicology,

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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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Background information, archived documents, and links on major U.S. public policy issues.

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Vendor Name Policy Almanac

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Many of the journals listed in this source may be available electronically to UK users. Please check the E-Journals Database.

Research Guides Political Science, Public Administration,

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Citations with abstracts to worldwide literature in the fields of population, family planning, and related health issues. Available from the Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs and USAid. No access restrictions.

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Vendor Name Information & Knowledge for Optimal Health (INFO) Project, Johns Hopkins

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Research Guides Biology, Geography,

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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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Indexes, abstracts, and presents tabular statistical data published by U.S. federal and state governments, international intergovernmental organizations, and American private organizations.

See also: Quick Start: Statistical Insight.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

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In some cases the statistical data is not provided via Statistical Insight. Search for the title of the resource containing the data in the online catalog, InfoKat. If the source of the data is a periodical, you may also be able to retrieve it via the E-Journals Database.

Research Guides Geography, Historical Statistics, International Resources, Reference Sources,

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PubChem provides information on the biological activities of small molecules. It is a component of NIH's Molecular Libraries Roadmap Initiative. PubChem includes substance information, compound structures, and BioActivity data in three primary databases: Pcsubstance, Pccompound, and PCBioAssay.

The Substance/Compound database, where possible, provides links to bioassay descriptions, literature, references, and assay data points. The BioAssay database also includes links back to the Substance/Compound database. PubChem is integrated with Entrez , NCBI's primary search engine, and also provides compound neighboring, sub/superstructure, similarity structure, bioactivity data, and other searching features.

PubChem contains substance and bioassay information from a multitude of depositors.    -more-

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Vendor Name National Center for Biotechnology Information

Research Guides Agriculture, Biology, Biopharmaceutical Engineering, Chemistry, Pharmacy, Toxicology,

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PubMed Central is a free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), developed and managed by NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the National Library of Medicine (NLM). -more-

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Vendor Name National Library of Medicine

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ODS and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) partnered to create this Dietary Supplement Subset of NLM's PubMed. The subset is designed to limit search results to citations from a broad spectrum of dietary supplement literature including vitamin, mineral, phytochemical, ergogenic, botanical, and herbal supplements in human nutrition and animal models.

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Vendor Name Office of Dietary Supplements, National Institutes of Health

Research Guides Dietetics and Human Nutrition,

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