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Project developed at the University of Wisconsin-Madison devoted to Iberian and Latin American texts in the humanities. Currently has 35 titles in Spanish, including Vida de Santa María Egipciaqua; Manuscrito de Chichicastenango/Popol buj; Loa para el auto sacramental de "El Divino Narciso", Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz; Don Quijote de la Mancha, Miguel de Cervantes; Principios de Moral e Instrucción Cívica, Rafael Montoro.

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Vendor Name University of Wisconsin-Madison

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Selected Academic Website 

Research Guides Hispanic Studies

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Over two million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951. Covers international material and incorporates over 100 languages and countries. Over 2,800 journals are regularly indexed and some 7,000 books are included each year. Subject coverage:

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Cultural studies
  • Demography
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Ethnology and ethnography
  • Political science
  • Religious studies
  • Sociology

For more information, see the ProQuest IBSS Research Guide.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1951 - present

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Research Guides Anthropology, Business, Communication, Economics, Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Foreign Affairs, Geography, History, Philosophy & Religion, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Sociology Women's and Gender Studies,

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UK Libraries has selected eBooks from the Institution of Civil Engineers eBooks collection from 2000 - present.

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Vendor Name Institution of Civil Engineers

Coverage 2000 - present (selected eBooks)

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Resource Types E-Book(s) 

Research Guides Civil Engineering,

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Provides an overview of the most successful and the most well-known crime fighters in recent American history. Jeffrey Bumgarner, ed. Greenwood Press. 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 Biographical Information, Law, Reference Sources,

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Presents the stories of some of the most influential and representative Western icons--those that have captured the nation's imagination since the early days of westward exploration and that continue to do so within the environmental and technological frontier that is the modern West. Gordon Morris Bakken, ed. Greenwood Press. 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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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides American Literature, 20th Century, Biographical Information, History, Reference Sources,

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Subscription limited to full-text core collection of electrical engineering and computing publications, including IEEE Society-sponsored transactions, journals, magazines and conferences covering electrical engineering and computer science.  This doesn't include full-text IEEE standards or training modules.

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Vendor Name IEEE

Coverage 1988 - present (fulltext)

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Search for serial titles not available full-text in IEEE Xplore in the E-Journals Database. Search for other resources in our online catalog, InfoKat. UK-affiliates may request other resources identified in the IET Digital Library via Interlibrary Loan.

Resource Types E-Journal Collection,  Key Database(s) 

Research Guides Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Engineering, Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Transportation, Wind Energy,

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Full color facsimile run of over 260,000 pages, including specials and presentation pieces. Full-text searchable and browsable individual issues, including specials and supplements. Articles and pages can be saved in the marked list then bookmarked, e-mailed and printed. Also available in the Gale NewsVault, a searchable collection of historical newspapers.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 1842-2003

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Resource Types E-Journal Collection,  Newspaper 

Research Guides History, Newspapers,

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Description:

Provides predefined data reports or "build your own query" reports by country, topic, or data source, as well as queries within both the International Financial Statistics (IFS) and Trade and Investment. Also includes the IMF Data Mapper which allows you to  plot, compare, and import data from countries and regions. Data is drawn from:

  • International Financial Statistics – international and domestic finance, with history to 1948.
  • Direction of Trade - value of exports and imports between countries and their trading partners, with history to 1980.
  • Balance of Payments - international economic transactions data and International Investment Position, with history to 1960.
  • Government Finance Statistics - budgetary and extra-budgetary financial operations data of governments, with history to 1990.

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Vendor Name International Monetary Fund (IMF Publications)

Coverage 1948 - present

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Resource Types Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Business, Countries, Economics,

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Description:

Provides primary source documents focused on immigration and  multiculturalism in the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. Contains 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. International in scope. 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 Anthropology, Geography, Globalization, Political Science,

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Indexes studies relating to aspects of immune systems in man and animals, both in normal functions and disorders, concentrating on basic science research and its clinical implications.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1982 - present

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Research Guides Biology, Equine Science, Internal Medicine,

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Description: Aims to unravel the institutional arrangements behind China's rapid, sustained economic growth and to examine the downsides of these arrangements. Zhou Li-An. 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 China, Economics, Political Science,

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Electronic version of the printed Index-Catalogue of the Library of the Surgeon General's Office (Index Catalogue), covering book and journal indexes.

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Vendor Name National Library of Medicine (NLM)

Coverage 1896 - 1961

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Produced by The American Association of Law Libraries. Provides access to legal literature worldwide, covering foreign (non-Anglo-American) law. This includes comparative law and legal systems, such as Islamic law; socialist law; public and private international law; and transnational commercial law. The data is not limited by country of publication, but rather by type of publication. Thus, while publications concerning British and American law are not included, British and American publications concerning foreign law are included. The types of documents covered include journal articles, congress reports, essay collections, yearbooks, and book reviews. The database encompasses all languages. Materials in Greek, Cyrillic, and East Asian vernacular are Romanized according to Library of Congress standards. Arabic and Hebrew titles are translated into English or French.

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Vendor Name HeinOnline

Coverage 1985 - present

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Research Guides Law,

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Description:

Provides coverage of English language legal information, with international coverage of scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, and book reviews. See also Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective, 1908-1981.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost: H. W. Wilson

Coverage 1994 - present

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Research Guides Law,

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Indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Content is also drawn from 38 printed compendia that provide access to approximately 540,000 records. Coverage also includes annual surveys of laws by jurisdiction, annual surveys of federal court cases, yearbooks, and annual institutes.  Find current coverage in Index to Legal Periodicals and Books.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost: H. W. Wilson

Coverage 1908-1981

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Research Guides Law,

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Description:

Resource for finding individual pieces of music published in standard scholarly editions. Includes music from ancient Greek times to the present. Content is searchable by composer name or ID, editor, genre, language, librettist, publisher name, series, title, instrumentation and/or number of instruments, and results can be limited by genre and/or language. Please note: Subscription limited to one user at a time.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1698 - present

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Some of your search results will provide links to the full-text of the article cited (html and/or pdf). For citations that do not provide direct links, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, 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. 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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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Music,

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Description:

Covers findings and applications in agricultural, food and beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. Major areas of coverage include fermentation, microbial degradation, food microbiology, microbial toxins, plant diseases, post-harvest decay, plant protection, forestry, soil microorganisms, mineral microbiology, protection of materials, hydrocarbons, microbial resistance, and antimicrobial agents. Online version of Microbiology Abstracts Section A: Industrial and Applied Microbiology.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1982 - present

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Research Guides Agriculture, Animal and Food Science, Biology, Equine Science, Pharmacy,

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Available from the U.S. Census Bureau.

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Vendor Name U.S. Census Bureau

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Resource Types Government Publication,  Reference Tool,  Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Business, Reference Sources,

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Covers the history, politics, and ethical debate related to infectious diseases. Includes articles on how such diseases impact trade and commerce, travel, and the future of industrialized and impoverished nations. Brenda Wilmoth Lerner and K. Lee Lerner, eds. Gale, 2 vols. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

Coverage 2008 ed.

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

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Description:

Provides keyword, title, author, and subject searching of the system's 10 libraries' holdings, including books, journals (by title, NOT by article), and other resources. While some electronic journals are listed in the catalog, it is best you search for electronic journals in the E-Journals Database. Search for databases on the Find Databases and Other Electronic Resources page.

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Vendor Name University of Kentucky Libraries

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Combines Information Bridge and Energy Citations Database. ECD contains bibliographic records for energy and energy-related scientific and technical information from the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessor agencies, the Energy Research and Development Administration (ERDA) and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). Covers topics such as chemistry, physics, materials, environmental science, geology, engineering, mathematics, climatology, oceanography, and computer science. It includes citations to report literature, conference papers, journal articles, books, dissertations, and patents.

Information Bridge provides open access to full-text and bibliographic records of Department of Energy (DOE) research and development reports in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics.

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Vendor Name U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)

Coverage 1995 - present

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Research Guides Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Geology, Physics, Transportation,

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Full-text access to peer-reviewed works covering various areas of technology applied to organizations. Subject focus is current topics in Information Resources Management. Includes proceedings papers, scholarly journal articles, and book chapters.

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Vendor Name Information Resources Management Association

Resource Types E-Book(s),  E-Journal Collection,  Selected Academic Website 

Research Guides Business, Library and Information Science,

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Full-text journal access. Individual titles are listed in the E-Journals Database.

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Vendor Name IOP Publishing

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Research Guides Physics,

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Data from the EPA in support of human health risk assessment. Available from ToxNet.

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

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Resource Types Government Publication,  Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Contains primary and secondary resources on taxation, accounting and audits, consumer financial services, and financial and estate planning, including full text of many CCH loose-leaf services.

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Vendor Name Wolters Kluwer

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Research Guides Accounting, Law,

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Description:

Access to social science data files. Direct downloading is available; click on 'downloads' once you have identified the data file you want; registration with a MyData account is required for most data file downloads. The data files require statistical software (e.g., SAS, SPSS, Stata) to manipulate the data; see Information Technology's Statistical Software page for information on acquiring software and usage assistance. For assistance with locating data files in ICPSR, contact the Young Library Reference Desk. For more information on ICPSR, see the ICPSR Research Guide or visit the ICPSR site.

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Vendor Name ICPSR

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Resource Types Key Database(s),  Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Geography, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology,

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Description:

A listing of about 40,000 conferences, with links to the conference website (when available), along with purchasing info. Currently provides access to listings for Social Sciences/Humanities, Science/Technology, Medical/Life Sciences, and Pollution Control/Ecology.

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Vendor Name InterDok Corporation

Coverage 1995 - present

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Some of the conference website links will provide access to the full-text of the proceedings cited. To check for electronic access to the proceedings, search the conference title in the E-Journals Database. You can also search the InfoKat catalog for a paper copy of the proceedings. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.

Resource Types Reference Tool,  Selected Academic Website 

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Description:

Provides access to bibliographic citations and abstracts from published, international, and scientific literature on dietary supplements. IBIDS is a collaboration between two U.S. government agencies: the Office of Dietary Supplements of the National Institutes of Health, and the Food and Nutrition Information Center (FNIC) of the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Library (NAL).

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The Office of Dietary Supplements (ODS) has developed a free mobile app for consumers called My Dietary Supplements (MyDS). MyDS gives you:

  • An easy way to keep track of the vitamins, minerals, herbs, and other products you take—right in the palm of your hand.
  • Access to science-based, reliable information on dietary supplements.
  • General information about ODS—who we are and what we do.

Simply enter the names and amounts of your dietary supplements, and they'll be stored for your use anytime, anywhere—for example, when seeing your doctor or shopping. With MyDS you also can email your personal list of dietary supplements to yourself or to your health care providers and print it out for reference.

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Vendor Name Office of Dietary Supplements of the National Institutes of Health, and the Food

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Government Publication 

Research Guides Agriculture, Dietetics and Human Nutrition,

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Description:

Index to scholarly literature on Western art. The successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA). Includes records created by the Getty Research Institute in 2008-09, with new records created by ProQuest using the same thesaurus and authority files.

Coverage:

  • European art since late antiquity
  • American art since the colonial period
  • Global art since 1945
  • Fine art in all media
  • Decorative arts and antiques
  • Museum studies and conservation
  • Archaeology and material culture
  • Folk art
  • Architectural history

You may also search this database in a combined search with ARTbibliographies Modern.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 2008 - present

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Research Guides Anthropology, Architecture and Design, Art,

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Over two million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951. Covers international material and incorporates over 100 languages and countries. Over 2,800 journals are regularly indexed and some 7,000 books are included each year. Subject coverage:

  • Anthropology
  • Archaeology
  • Cultural studies
  • Demography
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Ethnology and ethnography
  • Political science
  • Religious studies
  • Sociology

For more information, see the ProQuest IBSS Research Guide.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1951 - present

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Research Guides Anthropology, Business, Communication, Economics, Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Foreign Affairs, Geography, History, Philosophy & Religion, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration, Sociology, Women's and Gender Studies,

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Abstracting for 150 civil engineering journals, covering construction management and environmental, structural and hydraulic engineering. 

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Vendor Name Emerald

Coverage 1976 - present

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Civil Engineering, Engineering, Transportation,

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Provides histories of companies that are a leading influence in a particular industry or geographic location. St. James Press. With over 100 volumes since 1988. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Uses your UK (linkblue) email address to provide mobile access to Gale Cengage Learning resources to which UK subscribes. For Android and iPhone.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage vol. 1, 1988 - present

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Research Guides Business, International Resources, Reference Sources,

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Description: Examines communication studies in terms of theories, media and communication phenomena, research methods, problems, concepts, and geographical areas. Wolfgang Donsbach, ed. Blackwell. 12 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 Communication,

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Includes articles specific to countries and religious traditions, examining the history of family life within these cultures and discussing how families have been affected by political and social change. James J. Ponzetti, ed., Macmillan Reference USA, 4 vols. Available from the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2nd ed., 2003

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Research Guides Anthropology, Family and Consumer Sciences, Family Sciences, Reference Sources, Sociology,

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Description:

Standard reference tool covering the scholarship and fields that make up the social sciences. Supplemented by the 2008 2nd ed. (9 vols., Macmillan Reference USA, William A. Darity, Jr., ed.). This 1968 edition was edited by David L. Sills. 17 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 1st ed., 1968

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Research Guides Reference Sources,

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Description:

Covers scholarship and fields that have emerged and matured since the publication of the original international edition (17 vols., 1968, David L. Sills, ed.). Highlights the expanding influence of economics in social science research and features new articles and biographies contributed by scholars from around the world on a wide array of global topics in the social sciences. William A. Darity, Jr., ed., Macmillan Reference USA. 9 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2nd ed., 2008

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Research Guides Reference Sources,

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Description:

Internationally comparable macroeconomic statistics from the world community. Information from all member countries is uniformly formatted.

Available from IMF eLibrary Data Query Builder.Also available on CD-ROM, January 2004-May 2013; request at the Young Library Reference Desk (2nd floor, north wing): CS 97-1; and via ICPSR (complete data from 1948).

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Vendor Name International Monetary Fund

Coverage 2004 - present

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

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Covers scientific, applied and cross-disciplinary aspects.  Kurt Pawlik and Mark R. Rosenzweig, eds. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications and International Union of Psychological Science (IUPsyS)

Coverage 2000 ed.

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Psychology,

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Product of a series of state of the art reviews of sociology conducted by the members of the International Sociological Association research committees. Serves as a guide to the central theoretical and methodological perspectives in the discipline as a whole. Organized into six parts: conceptual perspectives; social and cultural differentiation; changing institutions and collective action; demography, cities and housing; art and leisure; and social problems. Stella R. Quah and Arnaud Sales, eds. Available through SAGE Knowledge.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

Coverage 2000 ed.

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Research Guides Sociology,

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Provides indexing and abstracts for several hundred international music periodicals from over 20 countries, plus full-text for more than 140 of the indexed journals. The database currently includes over 770,000 records, the majority from the most recent ten years of publication. Some complete journal runs are included, with indexing back to 1874. Coverage includes music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms and composition. Subject coverage:

  • Classical music and opera
  • Jazz and blues
  • Rock, soul and hip-hop
  • Folk music
  • Music business
  • Sound recording
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Music education
  • Music therapy
  • Instruments

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1874 - present

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Some of your search results may provide direct links to the full-text of the article cited. For other electronic access options, use UK Full-Text Options (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, 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. 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 Arts Administration, Dance, Music,

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Indexes the journal literature (some 4,500 periodicals) covering the European middle ages (c. 300-1500). Limited to three simultaneous users.

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Vendor Name Brepols Publishers NV

Coverage 1967 - present

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For electronic access to articles from journals cited in this database, search the journal title in the E-Journals Database. To see if we own a paper copy of the journal, search the title in our online catalog, InfoKat. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.

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Research Guides English Literature & Language, Hispanic Studies, History, Medieval Studies,

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Provides predefined data reports or "build your own query" reports by country, topic, or data source, as well as queries within both the International Financial Statistics (IFS) and Trade and Investment. Also includes the IMF Data Mapper which allows you to  plot, compare, and import data from countries and regions. Data is drawn from:

  • International Financial Statistics – international and domestic finance, with history to 1948.
  • Direction of Trade - value of exports and imports between countries and their trading partners, with history to 1980.
  • Balance of Payments - international economic transactions data and International Investment Position, with history to 1960.
  • Government Finance Statistics - budgetary and extra-budgetary financial operations data of governments, with history to 1990.

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Vendor Name International Monetary Fund (IMF Publications)

Coverage 1948 - present

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Resource Types Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Business, Countries, Economics,

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Produced by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). Reviews and presents pharmaceutical literature. Coverage includes clinical and technical drug information, pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical education, and legal aspects of pharmacy and drugs. Scans over 750 journals published worldwide. All U.S. state pharmacy journals are included as well as most publications on cosmetics. In 1988, IPA began including abstracts of papers presented at ASHP's major meetings and now also includes presentation abstracts from the APhA and AACP annual meetings. Will soon begin adding abstracts of approved Masters and Doctor theses for degrees offered through schools of pharmacy. Limited to four concurrent users.

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Vendor Name OvidSP

Coverage 1970 - present

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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 Biology, Biopharmaceutical Engineering, Chemistry, Clinical and Translational Science, Dentistry, Gerontology, Pharmacy,

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Materials include international relations, business, area studies,  human rights, security and military studies. Updated daily. Based at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich.

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Vendor Name Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich

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Research Guides Business, Foreign Affairs, International Resources,

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Contains thousands of free movies, films, and videos ranging from classic full-length films to daily alternative news broadcasts to cartoons and concerts. Many of these videos are available for free download. 

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Resource Types Video 

Research Guides Film,

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Indexes more than 3,500 collections of oral history in English from around the world and other first-person content, including letters, diaries, memoirs, autobiographies, and other personal narratives, providing citations, and in many cases links to full-text, audio and video files within scholarly materials that are freely available on the Web and through Alexander Street databases, several of which you can access through the libraries' subscriptions.

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Vendor Name Alexander Street Press

Coverage 17th century - present

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For items not available full-text or that have bad links, search the InfoKat catalog for local holdings and WorldCat for holdings in other libraries. In some cases it may be possible to acquire materials via Interlibrary Loan (for UK affiliates).
Index free to all. Links to full-text in Alexander Street Press databases are available from campus machines and also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.

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Research Guides History,

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Full-text library offering texts and corpora as lexical hypertexts.  Features a reference collection for Latin literature, patristics and modern works.

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Research Guides Medieval Studies,

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International phoenetic alphabet transcriptions and translations of opera arias, German Lieder, French melodies, and Italian songs. Current includes about 5600 songs. Featuring the texts in Latin, Italian, German and French to the works of song and opera composers as found in the most common anthologies.

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Vendor Name IPASource.com

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Research Guides Music,

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Bibliographic "topic guides" to selected resources in Islamic Studies. Provides an introduction to the specialized literature on major and minor topics within Islamic Studies.

Selected scholars have produced a resource guide to what they consider the most important and significant sources in Islamic Studies. The guide feature a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic guide has an editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link to the sources in the UK Libraries' Get Text resource, to Google book summaries, and to WorldCat.org. All articles receive multiple peer reviews and editorial board vetting. Articles are regularly updated by their authors. In addition to updated articles, new topic guides are added on a regular schedule to expand the scope and extent of this bibliography.

Part of Oxford Bibliographies Online, which also includes a subject module covering Philosophy. Both Islamic Studies and Philosophy can be searched simultaneously at Oxford Bibliographies Online.

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Vendor Name Oxford University Press

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Research Guides Islamic Studies,

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Materials include international relations, business, area studies,  human rights, security and military studies. Updated daily. Based at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich.

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Vendor Name Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich

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Research Guides Business, Foreign Affairs, International Resources,

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Includes literature pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700): citations for books, journal material (articles, reviews, review articles, bibliographies, catalogs, abstracts and discographies) and citations for dissertation abstracts and essays in books (including entries in conference proceedings, festschriften, encyclopedias and exhibition catalogs). Some full-text included.

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Vendor Name University of Toronto

Coverage 1859 - present

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Research Guides English Literature & Language, History, Medieval Studies, Renaissance Literature,

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