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Master index to the major literature products published by Gale and the imprints Charles Scribner's Sons, St. James Press, and Twayne Publishers. Provides access to biographical and critical information. The bulk of the titles indexed are available in the Young Library Reference Collection; Contemporary Authors (volumes from 2003 on), many volumes of the Twayne's Authors Online: U.S., World and British Authors series and the complete runs of Something about the Author and the Dictionary of Literary Biography are available online. Search by author or title of literary works or by birth date, death date or nationality.

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Research Guides Biographical Information, English Literature & Language

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Description: Covers American authors from many periods and genres, building a broad understanding of the various contexts - from the biographical to the literary to the historical - in which literature can be viewed. Gale. 4 vols. 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 American Literature, 20th Century, English Literature & Language,

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Description: Covers world authors from many periods and genres, with discussion of the biographical, the literary and the historical. Identifies the significant literary devices and global themes that define a writer's style and place the author in a larger literary tradition as chronicled and evaluated by critics over time. 4 vols. 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 English Literature & Language French & Italian Studies, German Studies, Hispanic Studies, Japanese Studies,

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Description: Provides coverage of pediatric diseases and disorders, with issues related to physical and cognitive and behavioral development. Covers every major body system. There is a distinct emphasis on health issues affecting children under the age of four. Jacqueline L. Longe, ed. Gale Cengage Learning. 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 Child Development, Nursing, Pediatrics,

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Covers topics such as dieting and popular diets, dietary concerns, nutritional basics, and the effects of a person's dietary choices on one's health. Topics are organized around the development and history of a diet, its basic principles, any key figures that influence the trend, and any public or regulatory concerns associated with the practice. Provides information across all age groups from infants to the elderly. Jacqueline L. Longe, ed. Gale. 2 vols. 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 Dietetics and Human Nutrition,

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Description: Provides access to the world of Internet commerce and addresses the concerns of those who want to join the ranks of the Internet business community. Presents answers to common questions about website development, financing, advertising, and more. Features 470 essays covering topics and terms, profiles of the top e-commerce companies, biographies of e-commerce innovators, and coverage of events and legislation related to e-commerce. Jane A. Malonis, ed. Gale. 2 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2002 ed.

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Research Guides Business,

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Contains 152 original essays (about 8,000-12,000 words each) on specific minority and ethnic groups in the U.S., with an emphasis on culture (religions, holidays, customs, language) in addition to information on historical background and settlement patterns. Also covers ethnoreligious groups such as Jews, Chaldeans and Amish. Jeffrey Lehman, ed. 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 African American Resources, Anthropology, Philosophy & Religion, Reference Sources, Sociology,

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Provides a concise history of the U.S. government and political scene throughout American history, with a particular emphasis on how government and politics affect, and are affected by, social change. Gale Cengage Learning. 2 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2008

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Research Guides History, Political Science,

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Description: Provides a broad overview of war throughout American history, with a special emphasis on how war effects, and is affected by, political, economic, and social change in American and global society. Gale. 2 vols. 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 Foreign Affairs, History,

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Description: Provides historical information on the battlefield and homefront experience and the political, economic, social, and cultural life of the North and South during the War. Primary source documents in the form of first-person accounts, letters, diaries, journals, newspapers, and literature bring to life the experiences of the Union and Confederate participants and the people they left behind. Steven E. Woodworth, ed. Gale Cengage Learning. 2 vols. 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 History,

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Illuminates daily life in slave society in America from colonial times to the end of the Civil War. Provides information on the business and regulation of slavery, the plantation way of life, work, family and community, culture and leisure, health and medicine, religion, resistance and rebellion, and slavery and freedom in the North. Orville Vernon Burton, ed. Gale Cengage Learning. 2 vols. 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 African American Resources, Anthropology, History,

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Provides access to over 10 million digitized facsimile pages.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Resource Types E-Journal Collection,  Newspaper 

Research Guides British History, Business, Economics, History,

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Collection of current event topics--the facts, as well as the arguments, of each topic's proponents and detractors. Includes Topic Overviews and access to the Information Plus reference series of statistics, government data, information on legislation and other data. Draws on the social issues series published by Greenhaven Press as well as core reference content from other Thomson Gale and Macmillan Reference USA sources.

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale Cengage

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  E-Book(s),  Government Publication,  Key Database(s),  Reference Tool,  Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Reference Sources,

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Collection of full-text encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources. Please note: To limit your search to the contents of a specific title, select within this publication in the Quick Search box or choose Limit the results by publication title in the Advanced Search and type in the name of the resource you wish to search. Searches without limits include all resources in the GVRL.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Research Guides E-Books Research Guide, Reference Sources,

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The Gallup Poll regularly conducts public opinion polls on many social, political, and economic issues.

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Vendor Name Gallup

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Research Guides Economics, Political Science,

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Karen O'Connor, ed. Sage Reference. 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 Reference Sources, Sociology, Women's and Gender Studies,

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Description: Focuses on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Each title contains approximately 175 full or excerpted documents---speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, and works of art---as well as overview information that places each document in context. K. Lee Lerner, Brenda Wilmoth Lerner, and Adrienne Wilmoth Lerner, eds. 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 Reference Sources, Sociology, Women's and Gender Studies,

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Repository of historical perspectives on the evolution of the women's movement, men's studies, the transgendered community and the changes in gender roles over the years. Publications include scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, regional publications, books and NGO, government and special reports. Archival material dates back to 1970 in some cases. Subject coverage:

  • Women studies
  • Men's studies
  • Evolution of the women's movement
  • Transgendered community
  • (Changes in) gender roles
  • Femininity
  • Gender differences
  • Gender equity
  • Gender identity
  • Gender studies
  • Masculinity

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1970 - present

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Research Guides Family Sciences, Women's and Gender Studies,

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Peer-reviewed mutagenicity test data from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). From ToxNet.

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Vendor Name U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

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Research Guides Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Toxicology,

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Description: Presents basic scientific principles and how genetics is used in determining and modifying the genetic code, predicting and curing disease, and solving crimes. Robert Taylor, ed. Part of the Lucent Library of Science and Technology. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Indexes worldwide literature for significant advances. Subject coverage:

  • Molecular genetics
  • Chromosomes
  • Extrachromosomal genetics
  • Cell cycle
  • Chemical mutagenesis
  • Radiation genetics
  • Immunogenetics
  • Developmental genetics
  • Evolutionary genetics
  • Ecological genetics
  • Behavioral genetics
  • Theoretical and population genetics
  • Viral genetics
  • Bacterial genetics
  • Fungal genetics
  • Algal genetics
  • Plant genetics
  • Invertebrate genetics
  • Vertebrate genetics
  • Human genetics
  • Medical genetics

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1982 - present

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Research Guides Agriculture, Biology, Equine Science,

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American Geological Institute's geoscience database containing over 2.2 million citations, many with abstracts, of North America since 1785 and other areas of the world since 1933. Equivalent of four reference publications: Bibliography of North American Geology, Bibliography and Index of Geology Exclusive of North America, Geophysical Abstracts, and the Bibliography and Index of Geology. Additional items come from special bibliographies produced on request for state surveys or societies, and annual subject and author indexes.

Also includes GeoRef InProcess, which contains records of the American Geological Institute's geoscience database that have not yet been indexed completely. These records will be available in the GeoRef database once they are indexed fully. Limited to eight concurrent users.

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Vendor Name OvidSP

Coverage 1785 - present (North America); 1933 - present (rest of the world)

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For electronic access to articles and book chapters, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the journal, magazine or book, search the title via our online catalog, InfoKat; use the InfoKat link on the Get Text UK menu to have the item searched automatically by its ISSN or ISBN. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad; use the Get Text UK menu and have the requested item's bibliographic information automatically entered into the ILLiad form.

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Research Guides Civil Engineering, Engineering, Geochemistry & Petrology, Geography, Geological Sciences, Geophysics, Hydrogeology, Mining Engineering, Sedimentology, Structural Geology and Tectonics, Transportation,

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Covers major diplomatic, military, and political events driving world conflicts from ancient times to the present. Spencer C. Tucker, ed. ABC-CLIO. 6 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 Foreign Affairs, History,

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Description: Discusses the many negative effects of rising temperatures on earth and prevailing theories on what is causing the rise. Peggy J. Parks, ed. Part of the Lucent Library of Science and Technology. 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 Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Contains the congressional debates of the 23rd through 42nd Congresses (1833-1873). The contents of the appendix of each volume vary from Congress to Congress, but appendixes typically contain presidential messages, reports of the heads of departments and cabinet officers, texts of laws, and appropriations. Speeches not indexed or referenced on the pages reprinting the debates appear in the appendix as well. For coverage of the 43rd (1873-1875) to the 105th (1997-1998) Congresses, see the Congressional Record Permanent Digital Collection.

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Vendor Name Library of Congress

Coverage 1833 - 1873

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Government Publication 

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Workflow solution from Elsevier based on content from CrossFire Beilstein, Gmelin and the Patent Chemistry Database. Integrates reaction and substance data search with synthesis planning. Includes searching by reaction, substance and/or numeric property data. Substance searching includes (sub-)structure, generic and R-group searching, molecular formula, name. Results - reactions and measured substance data - are presented in tabular views. Filter and ranking tools allow you to determine relevant data.

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Vendor Name Elsevier

Coverage 1823 - present

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Research Guides Chemical and Materials Engineering, Chemistry,

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Full-text of the journal. Provides coverage of nineteenth-century American history, social history, women's studies, material culture and literature, includwomen's fashion, textiles and patterns used for women's clothing, essays, book reviews, how-to articles, biographical sketches, history and travel articles, and poetry. Includes illustrations.

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Vendor Name Accessible Archives

Coverage 1830 - 1898

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

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Examines the history, educational philosophies, and current practices of schools in the region, including a special "Day in the Life" feature that shows readers what an average student's school day is like for that country. Jim Nesin Omatseye and Bridget Olirejere Omatseye. Greenwood Press (The Global School Room). 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 Anthropology, Countries, Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion,

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Provides a comparison of the educational systems in the Middle East and North Africa. Examines school organization, the history of their educational systems, the relationship between religion and schooling, issues of education and inequality, the relationship between education and development, and the education of various groups. Kwabena Dei Ofori-Attah. Greenwood Press (The Global School Room). 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 Anthropology, Countries, Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Islamic Studies,

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Provides the ability to search selected full-text of books, with links to full-text, sample selections and pages, holding libraries and book-selling sites.

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Vendor Name Google

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Search newspapers back 200 years. Generate timelines of matching stories.Sources include Time.com, Factiva, HighBeam Research, Guardian Unlimited, AccessMyLibrary.com (Thomson Gale), and LexisNexis. In some cases the full-text is freely available (and searches can be restricted to these sources). In other cases, library subscriptions will provide access to the source full-text. For items not freely available, search the source title in the E-Journals Database.

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Vendor Name Google

Coverage c. 1800 - present

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Research Guides History, Newspapers,

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Enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web.

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Vendor Name Google

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  E-Journal Collection,  Selected Academic Website 

Research Guides Research Impact Metrics,

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Site for searching across U.S. government information and news. Searches can be limited to content located on either U.S. federal, state and local government websites or the entire Web. Below the search box, the homepage includes government-specific news content from both government agencies and press outlets. You can personalize the page by adding content feeds on government or other topics.

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Vendor Name Google

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Research Guides U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Description: Covers various aspects of gothic literature, including visual and performing arts, society and culture, themes, and settings. Includes primary source documents and critical material to provide a contextual perspective, a related chronology of key events, full-text commentaries, and lists of further readings. Jessica Bomarito, ed. 3 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 English Literature & Language,

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Description: Collection of primary source documents that focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. International in scope. K. Lee Lerner, Brenda Wilmoth Lerner, and Adrienne Wilmoth Lerner, eds. 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 Political Science,

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Subject and author indexing to over 320 periodicals published by U.S. government agencies.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1988 - present

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Research Guides Federal Government Resources, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Overview of key principles, approaches, strategies, and tools businesses have used to reduce environmental impacts and contribute to sustainability. Nevin Cohen and Dirk P. Philipsen, eds. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Business, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Reference Sources,

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Overview of the key concepts that urban planners, policy makers, architects, engineers, and developers use to understand the sustainability dimensions of the urban environment. It identifies cities that have taken steps to become greener and discusses the strategies they have used. It reviews broad concepts associated with green cities. It discusses technologies, infrastructures, and programs that contribute to the greening of cities. Includes case studies of greener cities and discussions of green urban design, infrastructure, and processes. Nevin Cohen, ed. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Civil Engineering, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Reference Sources,

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Survey of the nature of green consumerism, the forms it takes, the issues impacting it, and the practices it involves. Covers the social and spacial constitution of green consumerism, its multifaceted and sometimes contested contours, and the ways it is embedded and shaped in relation to wider cultural, economic, political and environmental processes. Juliana Mansvelt, ed. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Economics, Family and Consumer Sciences, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Reference Sources,

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Overview of the social and environmental dimensions of our energy system, and the key organizations, policy tools, and technologies that can help shape a green-energy economy. Dustin Mulvaney, ed. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Reference Sources,

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Includes scholarly, government and general-interest resources that discuss the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments and what can be done on each level to minimize negative impact. Topics covered include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling. Multidisciplinary, drawing on agriculture, education, law, health and technology literature. Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

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Research Guides Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Covers agri-food studies issues in political ecology, rural sociology, geography, and environmental studies. Explores the institutions, practices, and concepts to identify what is and is not a "green" food. Dustin R. Mulvaney, ed. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Agriculture, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Reference Sources,

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Covers the availability and distribution of such resources as energy and how they impact economic development, domestic politics, and international cooperation and conflict. Includes articles on watershed resources, other natural resources, air pollution, global health and epidemiology (e.g., constraining the spread of potential pandemics, radioactive fall-out across countries from nuclear accidents like Chernobyl). Dustin R. Mulvaney, ed. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2010 ed.

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Research Guides Foreign Affairs, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Political Science, Reference Sources,

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Contains 272 entries on topics in Asian American literature, including writers, special topics, events, and terms. Covers literature by North American writers of Asian descent from the late 1890s to 2007, within a variety of contexts. Guiyou Huang, ed. Greenwood Press. 3 vols. 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 American Literature, 20th Century, Biographical Information, English Literature & Language, Reference Sources,

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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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Research Guides Art, Reference Sources,

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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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Research Guides Art, Reference Sources,

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Offers over 1,600 entries on Islamic art and architecture ranging from the Middle East to Central and South Asia, Africa, and Europe spanning over a thousand years of history. Recent changes in Islamic art in areas such as Afghanistan, Iran and Iraq are covered. Entries provide historical and cultural information about dynasties, art forms, artists, architecture, rulers, monuments, archaeological sites and stylistic developments. Includes over 500 illustrations of sculpture, mosaic, painting, ceramics, architecture, metalwork and calligraphy illuminate the rich artistic tradition of the Islamic world. Available through Oxford Reference.

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Vendor Name Oxford University Press

Coverage 2009 ed.

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Research Guides Art,

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The full-text of The Encyclopedia of Popular Music, The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, The Oxford Dictionary of Music and The Oxford Companion to Music, plus updates and new entries, comprise this database. Digital Recordings in American Music (DRAM) is also available through a link from the Related Content tab. Part of Oxford Music Online.

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Vendor Name Oxford University Press

Update Frquency thrice per year

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Research Guides Music, Reference Sources,

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Description: Examines the Islamist movement's diverse groups, ideas, and activities, including the beliefs, organizational structures, and interactions. It focuses on thinkers and ideologies, movements and parties, and responding government policies and repression. Barry Rubin, ed. M.E. Sharpe, Inc. 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 Globalization, Philosophy & Religion, Political Science,

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Selective guide to the ALA-chosen "best reference sources," organized by academic discipline. An editorial team of reference librarians and subject experts have selected and annotated some 16,000 entries, both print and web-based, free and subscription. Users can set up a profile to create and save lists and notes to use in their reference and research work.

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Vendor Name American Library Association

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Research Guides Reference Sources,

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