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Description:

Current and historical scientific and technical information from NASA's technical report servers and non-NASA sites. Includes some full-text.

Searches three major STI collections: NACA (1915-1958), NASA (1958-present), and NASA Image eXchange (NIX) (1900-present). NTRS provides access to citations (i.e., references) and online documents and imagery for the following kinds of information: conference papers, images, journal articles, photos, meeting papers, movies, patents, research reports, and technical videos.

Limitied content availability in some classes until further notice.

Access Information Free resource - available to everyone on the Internet

Vendor Name NASA Scientific and Technical Information Program

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Government Publication,  Image Collection,  Video 

Research Guides Engineering, Transportation

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Description:

Lists citations and abstracts of NASA and worldwide aerospace-related research, highlighting the most recent additions to the NASA scientific and technical information knowledge base.

Access Information Free resource - available to everyone on the Internet

Vendor Name NASA

Coverage 1996 - present

Update Frquency bi-weekly

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Resource Types Government Publication,  Selected Academic Website 

Research Guides Chemical and Materials Engineering Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Materials and Chemical Engineering,

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Description:

Abstracts and full-text (in .pdf) of working papers from this nonprofit economic research organization. Concentrates on four types of empirical research: developing new statistical measurements, estimating quantitative models of economic behavior, assessing the effects of public policies on the U.S. economy, and projecting the effects of alternative policy proposals. The working papers make results of NBER research available to other economists in preliminary form to encourage discussion and suggestions for revision before final publication.

Access Information Restricted to on-campus access only. Contact a library service desk or Ask a librarian. if you have questions.

Vendor Name National Bureau of Economic Research

Coverage 1994 - present (full-text coverage as of Mar. 2, 2000, working paper #4857)

Update Frquency irrregular

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

Research Guides Business, Economics, Family and Consumer Sciences,

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Description:

Access to publications of the NCDC.

Access Information Free resource - available to everyone on the Internet

Vendor Name National Climatic Data Center

Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Government Publication,  Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Agriculture, Geography,

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Description:

Data archived on child welfare and maltreatment that allows for secondary analysis. Nearly all data sets are free. Maintained by Cornell University.

Access Information Free resource - available to everyone on the Internet

Vendor Name Cornell University

Resource Types Selected Academic Website 

Research Guides Family and Consumer Sciences, Family Sciences, Social Work,

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Description:

Kentucky's National Digital Newspaper Program (KY-NDNP) website offers comprehensive lists of the University of Kentucky's digitized historic newspapers available in both the Kentucky Digital Library and the Library of Congress' Chronicling America. The website also provides an extensive "how-to" on historic newspaper digitization per the NDNP specifications.

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Vendor Name University of Kentucky Digital Programs

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Resource Types Newspaper 

Research Guides Kentucky, Newspapers,

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Description:

Full-text of of over 58,000 declassified primary documents central to U.S. foreign and military policy since 1945. Currently consists of the following collections:

  • Afghanistan: The Making of U.S. Policy, 1973–1990
  • The Berlin Crisis, 1958–1962
  • China and the United States: From Hostility to Engagement, 1960–1998
  • The Cuban Missile Crisis, 1962
  • Death Squads, Guerrilla War, Covert Operations, and Genocide: Guatemala and the United States, 1954–1999
  • El Salvador: The Making of U.S. Policy, 1977–1984
  • El Salvador: War, Peace, and Human Rights, 1980–1994
  • Iran: The Making of U.S. Policy, 1977–1980
  • The Iran-Contra Affair: The Making of a Scandal
  • Iraqgate: Saddam Hussein, U.S. Policy and the Prelude to the Persian Gulf War, 1980–1994
  • Japan and the United States: Diplomatic, Security, and Economic Relations, 1960–1976
  • Japan and the United States: Diplomatic, Security, and Economic Relations, Part II, 1977–1992
  • The Kissinger Transcripts: A Verbatim Record of U.S. Diplomacy, 1969–1977
  • Nicaragua: The Making of U.S. Policy, 1978–1990
  • Peru: Human Rights, Drugs, and Diplomacy: 1980-2000
  • The Philippines: U.S. Policy during the Marcos Years, 1965–1986
  • Presidential Directives on National Security from Harry Truman to George W. Bush (Part II)
  • Presidential Directives on National Security from Harry Truman to William Clinton (Part I)
  • South Africa: The Making of U.S. Policy, 1962–1989
  • The Soviet Estimate: U.S. Analysis of the Soviet Union, 1947–1991
  • Terrorism and U.S. Policy 1968–2002
  • U.S. Espionage and Intelligence, 1947–1996
  • The U.S. Intelligence Community, 1947–1989
  • U.S. Military Uses of Space, 1945–1991
  • U.S. Nuclear History: Nuclear Arms and Politics in the Missile Age, 1955–1968
  • U.S. Nuclear Non-Proliferation Policy, 1945–1991
  • U.S. Policy in the Vietnam War, Part I: 1954–1968
  • U.S. Policy in the Vietnam War, Part II: 1969–1975

Each collection contains a range of policy documents, including presidential directives, memos, diplomatic dispatches, meeting notes, independent reports, briefing papers, White House communications, email, confidential letters and other secret material. Additionally, contextual and reference supplements are provided for each collection, including general introductory material, a chronology, glossary and bibliography. Indexed to permit item and page-level searching across more than 20 combinable fields.

For more information, see the ProQuest DNSA Research Guide.

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Vendor Name Chadwyck-Healey / ProQuest / National Security Archive

Coverage 1945 - present

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Government Publication 

Research Guides Foreign Affairs, History, International Resources, Political Science,

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Description:

Available from the Library of Congress.

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Vendor Name Library of Congress

Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Government Publication,  Manuscript 

Research Guides Reference Sources,

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Description:

Explores the impact that overconsumption has had on natural resources as well as possible alternative strategies in the United States, China, India, Germany, and Brazil. Kathy Wilson Peacock. Facts on File, Global Issues Series. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2008 ed.

Special Usage Notes

Please note: To limit your search to the contents of this specific title, select within this publication in the Quick Search box or choose Limit the results by publication title in the Advanced Search. Otherwise, you will be searching some 150+ different resources in the GVRL.

Resource Types E-Book(s) 

Research Guides Globalization, Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Description:

Streaming (64K and 20K) classical music service that provides access to a collection of nearly 76,000 CDs. Offers the complete catalog of Naxos recordings, including the Naxos, Marco Polo, and DaCapo catalogs, plus jazz and world music. Also available are online texts of opera synopses, librettos, and a pronunciation guide. Over 800 new CDs are added to the library every month.

Please note: Limited to 11 simultaneous users.

Also available: Naxos Video Library and  Naxos Music Library Jazz.

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For iPhone, iPad, and Adnroid phones.

1.  Access NML and select “Playlists” in the gray menu bar near the top of the page.
2.  Click “Sign Up” on the right side of the page.
3.  Follow the on-screen prompts.  An activation email will be sent to you.
4.  Check your inbox and follow the instructions in the email.  The email may be in your junk folder.
5.  Once the playlist account has been activated, you can use that username and password to log in to the mobile apps.

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Vendor Name Naxos Digital Service

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Resource Types Audio Collection 

Research Guides Music,

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Description:

Streaming music site that includes c. 65,000 tracks of jazz from over 6,000 albums with over 12,000 jazz artists (as of Feb. 2012). The music is drawn Blue Notes Records, 22 labels of Fantasy Jazz and over 150 other labels. Artists include John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Dexter Gordon, Lee Morgan and Wayne Shorter. Select works by featured artist(s), disc / song title and catalogue number.  New jazz releases are continually added.

Please note: Limited to two simultaneous users; please LOG-OUT when you are finished.

Also available: Naxos Video Library and  Naxos Video Library.

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Available for iPhone and iPad.

1.  Access NML and select “Playlists” in the gray menu bar near the top of the page.
2.  Click “Sign Up” on the right side of the page.
3.  Follow the on-screen prompts.  An activation email will be sent to you.
4.  Check your inbox and follow the instructions in the email.  The email may be in your junk folder.
5.  Once the playlist account has been activated, you can use that username and password to log in to the mobile apps.

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Vendor Name Naxos Digital Service

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Resource Types Audio Collection 

Research Guides Music,

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Description:

Streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries; over 1480 full-length videos (as of Sept. 2012). You can create custom clips, edit them and add them to individual playlists. Search videos by category, role, composer, artist, production personnel, work, venue or festival. Videos stream at 700 Kbps (standard quality) and 2 Mbps (high quality). Libretto/text is included when available. Includes subtitles available in over 5 languages.

Please note: Limited to two simultaneous users; please LOG-OUT when you are finished.

Also available: Naxos Music Library and  Naxos Music Library Jazz.

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Vendor Name Naxos Digital Service

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Resource Types Video 

Research Guides Film, Music,

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Description:

Please note: You must set up a personal account on the site to use this product.

Nursing review program to aid students in preparing for the NCLEX-RN exam.  Features include multiple choice questions with detailed explanations, separate “test” and “study” modes, and detailed score reports meant to help assess strengths and weaknesses. Study areas include Safe and Effective Care Environment, Health Promotion and Maintenance, Psychosocial Integrity, and Physiological Integrity. 

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Vendor Name Exam Master Online (EMO)

Special Usage Notes

Access is provided by personal ID and password.  A registration link is provided.

Printing is not allowed when using EMO. Technology will block browsers from being able to print, copy/paste, and utilize the print screen key.

Access to NCLEX-RN is limited to the following browsers: 

  • Internet Explorer 7 and later versions 
  • FireFox 3 and later versions

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Nursing,

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Description:

Provides nutrient breakdown for over 8,000 different foods. Searchable by food name and food groups. Choices include brand name products, cooking style and weight.

Access Information Free resource - available to everyone on the Internet

Vendor Name U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

Special Usage Notes

Resource Types Reference Tool,  Selected Academic Website 

Research Guides Agriculture, Biology, Dietetics and Human Nutrition, Human Environmental Sciences,

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Description:

Browse and/or search through several electronic theses and dissertations collections. For European materials, including full-text, also consult DART-Europe E-theses Portal (DEEP). The primary index (which contains full-text, especially for current dissertations, is ProQuest Dissertations and Theses.

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Vendor Name Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)

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

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Description:

Covers vertebrate and invertebrate neuroscience, emphasizing basic research but also including such devastating neural diseases as Alzheimer's. Subject coverage:

  • Motor systems
  • Somatosensory systems
  • Pain and analgesia
  • Visual systems
  • Auditory and vestibular systems
  • Taste, smell and chemical senses
  • Electrical and magnetic senses
  • Sonar, lateral line and other senses
  • Neuroanatomy, histology and cytology
  • Neural growth and development
  • Neurophysiology
  • Neurochemistry and cell biology
  • Molecular neurobiology
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Neuroimmunology
  • Neurogenetics
  • Neuropharmacology
  • Neurotoxicology, drugs of abuse
  • Aging, neurodegeneration and repair
  • Memory, learning, neuropsychology and language
  • Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
  • Experimental neuropathology
  • Neural correlates of behavior
  • Neural networks and computation
  • Neuroimaging techniques
  • Methods and apparatus

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Part of the ProQuest SciTech Collection database.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1982 - present

Update Frquency monthly

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Biology, Gerontology, Psychiatry, Psychology,

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Description:

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.

Please note: Database restricted to eight simultaneous users; please logout (upper right-hand corner) when finished.

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Vendor Name Oxford University Press

Update Frquency thrice per year

Special Usage Notes

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.

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Music, Reference Sources,

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Description:

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.

Please note: Database restricted to eight simultaneous users; please logout (upper right-hand corner) when finished.

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Vendor Name Oxford University Press

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Special Usage Notes

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.

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Music, Reference Sources,

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Description:

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.

Please note: Database restricted to eight simultaneous users; please logout (upper right-hand corner) when finished.

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Vendor Name Oxford University Press

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Special Usage Notes

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.

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Music, Reference Sources,

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Description:

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.

Please note: Database restricted to eight simultaneous users; please logout (upper right-hand corner) when finished.

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Vendor Name Oxford University Press

Update Frquency thrice per year

Special Usage Notes

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.

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Music, Reference Sources,

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Description: Covers modern economic thought with articles from 1506 contributors, including 25 Nobel Laureates in Economics. This newly revised version of the encyclopedia, originally published in 1894, has been greatly expanded to cover not only traditional areas of economics but also experimental and behavioral economics, game theory, international economics, and technological change and growth. The articles attempt to place the topics in their historical context, while also describing the contemporary situation and noting likely future trends. Includes biographies of key figures in the history of economics.

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Vendor Name Palgrave Macmillan

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Economics,

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Description:

Provides near real-time access to world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis. Includes AP Top News, WorldStream, Financial News, AP Online, U.S. Politics & Government and 50 State Reports with the full text of the NewsMonitor-delivered web content. The index to the full text content in AP News is held for a rolling 30-day archive.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage Most recent 30 days

Update Frquency continuous

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Resource Types Newspaper 

Research Guides Globalization, Newspapers,

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Description:

Full-text of over 600 U.S. newspapers, including the Lexington Herald-Leader (1983 - present) and other Kentucky newspapers. Access World News also covers over 1,300 foreign English-language news resources, including the following newspapers:

  • The Times (London)
  • China Daily
  • Times of India
  • The Nation from Kenya

Spanish-language editions of the newspapers are also included, such as the Miami Herald's El nuevo herald. Access World News also includes newswires and news magazines, with a total of nearly 2,400 titles. Newspapers include all articles except records lists (e.g., births, police reports) and PAID obituaries.

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Vendor Name NewsBank

Coverage varies

Update Frquency daily

Special Usage Notes

Search shortcut:
Major Newspapers groups the following newspapers for single-search access: New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Christian Science Monitor, The Times (London), The Guardian (London), Investor's Business Daily, and The Economist.

Additional Kentucky newspaper: the Bowling Green Daily News. Available from the Kentucky Titles search shortcut.

Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Key Database(s),  Newspaper,  Video 

Research Guides International Resources, Journalism, Newspapers, Political Science,

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Description:

Newspaper Source provides selected full-text for nearly 35 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, including USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor, The Washington Post, The Times (London), and The Toronto Star. Also contains selected full-text for more than 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers, including The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, The Detroit Free Press, The Miami Herald, The New York Daily News, and The San Jose Mercury News. In addition, full-text television & radio news transcripts are provided from CBS News, FOX News, NPR, and other sources.

Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

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You will need to use your UK linkblue email to receive the code required for this app.

Click the EBSCOhost iPhone and Android Applications link at the bottom of the page and enter an email address which you can access from your device. An email with an authentication key will be sent to you.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Special Usage Notes

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.


Mac users please note: If you have trouble reading full-text PDFs, you can install a plug-in that will allow you to read the full-text. This resource, however, does NOT support Safari. The plug-in does work with FireFox, however.

Instructions for Installing the Schubert PDF Browser Plug-in on a Macintosh Computer:
1. Direct your web browser to <http://www.schubert-it.com/>.
2. Click on the Downloads Link at the top of the page.
3. Choose the appropriate PDF Browser Plug-in.
4. Install the plug-in in the Library/Internet Plug-ins Folder.
5. Restart your browser.

Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Newspaper 

Research Guides Journalism, Newspapers,

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Description:

Final New York City Edition. Also includes The New York Times on the Web online articles.

See also New York Times Historical Edition: Coverage: 1851-2010.

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Use "Look up news article", then type New York Times' in the publication box to restrict your search to the NYT.

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Vendor Name LexisNexis

Coverage June 1, 1980 - present (full-text); January 1, 1969 - May 31, 1980 (abstracts)

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Resource Types Newspaper 

Research Guides International Resources, Journalism, Newspapers,

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Description:

Searchable full-text from ProQuest, with keyword searching and date limiting.

Current access available through LexisNexis (full-text coverage June 1980 - ).

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Choose ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times from the Databases list.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1851 - 2010

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Resource Types Newspaper 

Research Guides History, International Resources, Journalism, Newspapers,

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Description:

Contains 250 complete works of prose fiction by 102 authors from the period 1782 to 1903. Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections."

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Vendor Name LION / Chadwyck-Healey / ProQuest

Coverage 1782 - 1903

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Resource Types E-Book(s) 

Research Guides English Literature & Language,

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Description:

Consists of 19th century newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent 19th century Britain. Includes national and regional newspapers (e.g.,  those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial areas of the manufacturing Midlands) as well as publications from Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present in the collection. Also available in the Gale NewsVault, a searchable collection of historical newspapers. You can also perform a combined search of this database with the 17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers Digital Archive Backfile.

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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

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 Newspaper images can be magnified for easier reading or reduced for on screen navigation. You can save and print article images, create persistent links and email them to others. When trying to print entire newspaper pages, you will need to tile them to make them legible given the differing paper size between newsprint and common office paper sizes.

Resource Types Newspaper 

Research Guides British History, History, Newspapers,

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Description:

Describes pamphlet collections, has links to catalogs, and provides resources to assist those wanting to find pamphlets. If you identify pamphlets you would like to use, consult with a librarian: we may have the pamphlets you need in a microfilm or other collection; if not, you can request the pamphlet(s) via Interlibrary Loan.

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Vendor Name University of Southampton

Coverage 19th century

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

Research Guides British History,

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Description:

Compilation of 70 indexes covering articles published before 1930. American and British periodicals, newspapers, books, patents, image archives, government documents, and U.S. Patents. Provides links to selected full-text.

Periodical Indexes ("Series I")

  • Poole's Index to Periodical Literature (1802-1906)
  • Catalogue of Scientific Papers (1800-1900, Royal Society, Great Britain)
  • The Psychological Index (1894-1905)
  • Index to Legal Periodical Literature (1786-1922, Jones and Chipman)
  • Index to Periodicals (1890-1906, Stead)
  • An Alphabetical Subject Index and Index Encyclopedia to Periodical Articles on Religion (1890-1899, Richardson)
  • Cumulative Index to a Selected List of Periodicals (1896-1899)
  • plus indications of matches in the databases America: History & Life and Historical Abstracts; handy links to blank search forms in these databases

Book Indexes ("Series II")

  • ALA Guide to General Literature
  • ALA Portrait Index
  • Wright American Fiction (II, 1851-1875)

Newspaper Indexes ("Series III")

  • Index to the New York Times (1863-1906)
  • Index to the New York Daily Tribune (1875-1906)
  • Palmer's Index to the Times (London, 1880-1890)
  • Index to the Oregon Spectator (1846-1854)

Harper's Magazine and other magazine Indexes ("Series IV")

Document Indexes ("Series V")

  • A Compilation of the Message and Papers of the Presidents (1789-1897)
  • Subject matter index of patents issued by the U.S (1790-1873)
  • Cobett's Parliamentary History of England (1066-1803)
  • Hansard's Index to Debates, House of Commons (1803-1830)
  • Hansard's Index to Debates, House of Lords (1803-1830)
  • Descriptive Catalogue of the Gov. Publications of the U.S. (Poore, 1774-1881)
  • Congressional Record (1789-1925; Annals of Congress 1789-1824; Register of Debates 1824-1837; Congressional Globe 1833-1873)

2.5 million new full-text links to the HathiTrust archive

The Index to the Farmer's Bulletin 1889-1939

Indexes to the Annals of Congress 1789-1894 and Register of Debates 1824-1837

Comprehensive Index to the Publications of the U.S. Government (Ames) 1883-1893

Index to the Congressional Globe 1833-1873

Special emphasis has been placed on raising the accessibility of fulltext documents-from Open Access Repositories (e.g., HathiTrust, Library of Congress), ongoing fee-based repositories (e.g., JSTOR) as well as independent producers (e.g., Readex, HeinOnline).

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Vendor Name Paratext

Coverage 1800-1930

Special Usage Notes

Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Government Publication,  Key Database(s) 

Research Guides 19th Century Periodicals, British History, English Literature & Language, History, Newspapers, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Description:

Digital facsimile images of both full pages and clipped articles from hundreds of 19th century U.S. newspapers. For each issue, the newspaper is captured from cover-to-cover, providing access to every article, advertisement and illustration. Includes the Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY), 1879-1889; the Weekly Courier-Journal, 1879-1889; and the Louisville Public Advertiser, 1819-1841. Also available in the Gale NewsVault, a searchable collection of historical newspapers.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

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Resource Types Newspaper 

Research Guides History, Newspapers,

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Standard used by federal statistical agencies in classifying business establishments for the purpose of collecting, analyzing, and publishing statistical data related to the U.S. business economy. Used by many business-oriented databases as an organizational/search mechanism.

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Vendor Name U.S. Census Bureau

Coverage 2012 ed.

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Government Publication,  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Business, U.S. Federal Government Research,

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Includes the immediate experiences of 1,325 women as revealed in approximately 150,000 pages of diaries and letters. Also includes biographies and an annotated bibliography of the sources in the database. Full-text searchable.

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Vendor Name Alexander Street Press

Coverage Colonial period - 1950

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Manuscript 

Research Guides American Literature, 20th Century, English Literature & Language, Historic Preservation, History, Women's and Gender Studies,

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Some citations provide links to full-text articles.  Newspapers indexed include:

Kentucky Post (1892-Current)

Covington Journal (1848-1862)

Daily Commonwealth (1877, 1879-1884)

Freeman's Journal (Feb., Mar. 1848)

Kentucky Enquirer (1862-1879, 1899 - Current)

Kentucky Times Star (1902-1958)

Licking Valley Register (1841-1847)

Sunday Challenger

Ticket (1875-1878)

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Vendor Name Kenton County Public Library

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Newspaper 

Research Guides Genealogy, Kentucky, Newspapers,

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Contains short biographies of notable African Americans with Kentucky roots or ties, organized by profession or subject. Also includes entries for events and locations. Includes links to related resources.

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Vendor Name University of Kentucky Libraries

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Research Guides African American Primary Resources in Special Collections, African American Resources, American Literature, 20th Century, Biographical Information, Kentucky,

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Fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, and annotations for over 125,000 fiction titles. Also includes Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists. Coverage includes picture books, children's "chapter" books, young adult titles and books for adult readers. Title records include full-text reviews from several journals, including Booklist, School Library Journal, Library Journal and Publishers Weekly.

Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

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Resource Types Reference Tool 

Research Guides Book Reviews, Education / Kinesiology / Health Promotion, Library and Information Science, New and Common Core Books for Children and Young Adults, Reference Sources,

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Provides indexing to U.S. government-sponsored research and worldwide scientific, technical, engineering, and business-related information.

NTIS is the central source for the sale of unclassified and publicly available information from research reports, journal articles, data files, computer programs and audio visual products from Federal sources. Additionally, information is available from international government departments and other international organizations including those from Canada, Japan, the former Soviet Union, Western and Eastern European countries. Major areas of coverage include administration and management, aeronautics and aerodynamics, agriculture, behavior and society, business, chemistry, communications, computer sciences, education, energy, engineering, environmental sciences, health care, international trade, library and information sciences, materials sciences, mathematical sciences, medicine, military sciences, natural resources and earth sciences, nuclear science, physics, regulations, research administration, technology, telecommunications, and transportation. Produced by the National Technical Information Service.  Also see the NTIS Library (1990 - ): brief records, freely available.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1964 - present

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Government Publication,  Key Database(s) 

Research Guides Biology, Chemical and Materials Engineering, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Equine Science, Geological Sciences, Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Materials and Chemical Engineering, Transportation,

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Covers the literature of cloning and sequencing strategies as well as gene regulatory sequences and proteins, RNA processing and transport, RNA editing DNA biosynthesis, transcription factors and oncoproteins. Other coverage includes RNA - biosynthesis, virus and phage infections, effect of hormones, role as a messenger, use of antisense methodology (oligonucleotides and RNA), and more DNA - effects of radiation, antibiotics and other agents, biosynthesis, virus and phage infections, cloning and sequencing, mutagenesis, and enzymes - ribozymes, RNases, DNases, polymerases, phosphorylases, DNA unwinding enzymes, and methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase.

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Part of the ProQuest SciTech Collection database.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1982 - present

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Chemistry, Equine Science, Internal Medicine,

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Provides nutrient breakdown for over 8,000 different foods. Searchable by food name and food groups. Choices include brand name products, cooking style and weight.

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Vendor Name U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)

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Resource Types Reference Tool,  Selected Academic Website 

Research Guides Agriculture, Biology, Dietetics and Human Nutrition, Human Environmental Sciences,

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