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Description: Defines the major terms needed to achieve fluency in the social and behavioral sciences. Interdisciplinary in scope, it covers such fields as anthropology, communication and media studies, criminal justice, economics, education, geography, human services, management, political science, psychology, and sociology. Larry E. Sullivan, ed. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2009 ed.

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Anthropology, Communication, Economics, Education and Kinesiology and Health Promotion, Political Science, Psychiatry and Mental Health Resources, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology

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Description:

Full-text collection of reference books published by Sage.

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Vendor Name Sage Publications

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides E-Books at the University of Kentucky Libraries,

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Please note:  SAI Global Standards requires an initial registration for searching and purchasing standards.

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Vendor Name SAI Global

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Materials and Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mining Engineering, Standards and Specifications, Transportation,

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Description:

Access to nearly 650 titles, over 4 million cited references, and open access with links to full text through a local language interface for publications from Latin America, Spain, Portugal, the Caribbean and South Africa. Available through Web of Science.

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Vendor Name Web of Science / Thomson Reuters

Coverage 1997 - present

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Hispanic Studies,

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Provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references found in over 8,600 scholarly science and technical journals covering more than 150 disciplines. Available through Web of Science Core Collection.

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Select "Web of Science Core Collection" then check 'Science Citation Index Expanded.'

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Thomson Reuters RefScan, powered by Web of Science and EndNote, lets you scan and capture your references.  Access bibliographic information and times cited counts directly from Web of Science and save them to your free EndNote Webaccount for later retrieval — no subscriptions required. App available on iTunes.

Note: Requires iOS 5.1 or greater.

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Vendor Name Web of Science / Thomson Reuters

Coverage 1900 - present

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For electronic access options, use the UK Full-Text Options button that appears below the citation in your search results (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad.

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

Research Guides Agricultural Economics Animal and Food Science, Biology, Biosystems and Agricultural Engineering, Chemistry, Entomology, Equine Science, Forestry, Gerontology, Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, Materials and Chemical Engineering, Plant and Soil Sciences, Plant Pathology, Transportation, Veterinary Science, Web of Science Usage Guide,

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Description:

Access to the full-text of Elsevier and other journals. Individual titles are also listed in the E-Journals A-Z.

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Users of ScienceDirect accessing journal articles on a mobile device are now automatically directed to a dedicated site.

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Vendor Name Elsevier

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Resource Types E-Journal Collection 

Research Guides E-Books at the University of Kentucky Libraries, Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Transportation,

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Covers nineteenth- and twentieth-century writers of science fiction. Provides biographical information, the historical and/or literary context of the author's work, synopses of major titles, critical commentary, and a selected bibliography listing books by and about the writer. Richard Bleiler, ed. Charles Scribner's Sons. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 1999, 2nd ed.

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides English Literature & Language,

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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.

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Vendor Name NASA

Coverage 1996 - present

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Resource Types Government Publication,  Selected Academic Website 

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

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Onliane access to Chemical Abstracts.  If you are a first-time user, see the registration information.

Chemical Abstracts (CA) includes extensive coverage of general chemistry and chemistry-related disciplines such as biochemistry, materials science, physical chemistry, pharmacy and chemical engineering. It indexes over 8,000 journals, patents worldwide, technical reports, conference proceedings, books, and dissertations, and contains over 16 million abstracts. In addition, it provides compound identification. The registry file contains more than 22 million substance records, including more than 16 million organic compounds and 3 million biosequences. In an average working day, CAS adds approximately 2,500 document records and 11,000 substance registrations.

SciFinder contains abstracts and structures. See the SciFinder Scholar website for additional information.

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

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Please Note: SciFinder is now available only on the web; the downloaded software on your computer will no longer work. Use SciFinder User Registration to register (using your UK email address only) for direct access; you must be on campus to register. Once you are registered, you can access SciFinder using the following link: Direct to SciFinder Website

Chemical Abstracts (CA) includes extensive coverage of general chemistry and chemistry-related disciplines such as biochemistry, materials science, physical chemistry, pharmacy and chemical engineering. It indexes over 8,000 journals, patents worldwide, technical reports, conference proceedings, books, and dissertations, and contains over 16 million abstracts. In addition, it provides compound identification. The registry file contains more than 22 million substance records, including more than 16 million organic compounds and 3 million biosequences. In an average working day, CAS adds approximately 2,500 document records and 11,000 substance registrations.

SciFinder contains abstracts and structures. See the SciFinder Scholar website for additional information.

Please remember to run your searches in Reaxys. The two databases cover different time periods and are complementary. Neither one alone provides a complete chemical search.

One may search by:

  • Chemical Substance or Reaction: Explore chemical substances by chemical name, chemical structure, formulas, or CAS Registry Numbers.
  • Research Topic
  • Author Name
  • Specific Reference: Find literature by CA abstract number or patent number.

With SciFinder Scholar, you can also:

  • Get reactions, starting from structures of interest
  • Find specific CA journal or patent abstracts by entering the abstract or patent numbers
  • Refine your answer set by author name, document type, or publication year

Contact Jan Carver with any questions or problems.

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Vendor Name CAS Scifinder Scholar

Coverage 1907 - present (plus c. 7,600 pre-1907 journal records)

Update Frquency daily

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Key Database(s),  Software Install 

Research Guides Chemical and Materials Engineering, Chemistry,

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Description:

Database of physical science resources covering physics, astronomy, and related fields of science and technology. Provides indexing and abstracting of more than 100 major physics, astronomy, and engineering journals and conference proceedings. Includes Advance Abstracts for AIP journals and links to Physical Review journals before the articles are published; Physics News Service, which links to information from physical science organizations; searchable membership directories; and links to Career Services and the Center for History of Physics.

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Vendor Name American Institute of Physics

Coverage 1975 - present

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Special Usage Notes

For full-text electronic access to items included in this resource that do not include full-text, search the journal, magazine or proceedings title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the publication, search InfoKat Discovery. 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 All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Chemistry, Physics,

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Description:

Indexing and abstracting of science and technology research, including full-text journals and detailed indexing of global literature on natural sciences, engineering and technology. Areas covered include materials science, aerospace engineering, civil engineering, biology, aquatic sciences, environmental science, computer science and earth sciences.

Subject coverage
  • Biology
  • Earth sciences
  • Environmental studies
  • Medical sciences
  • Agriculture
  • Fish and fisheries
  • Education
  • Geography
  • Veterinary science
  • Food and food industries
  • Pharmacy and pharmacology
  • Meteorology
  • Public health and safety
  • Water resources
  • Conservation
  • Forests and forestry
  • Materials science
  • Engineered materials
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Civil engineering
  • Environmental engineering
  • Earthquake engineering
  • New technologies in engineering
  • Aerospace
  • Computer and information systems
  • Telecommunications
  • Electronics
  • Physics

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1962 - present

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Astronomy and Astrophysics, Chemistry, Computer Science, Natural Resources and Environmental Science, Transportation,

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Combines Information Bridge and Energy Citations Database. 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.

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Vendor Name Office of Scientific and Technical Information, Dept. of Energy

Coverage 1948 - present

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Government Publication 

Research Guides Astronomy and Astrophysics, Geological Sciences, Manufacturing Systems Engineering,

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Description:

Three popular elementary and middle school databases (Primary Search, Middle Search Plus and Book Collection: Nonfiction™) can be accessed via Searchasaurus. For users in elementary or middle schools. Uses an animated interface with a dinosaur theme to encourage young researchers to enhance and develop basic search methodologies. Offers Lexile (reading level) limiters.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides Education and Kinesiology and Health Promotion,

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Description:

Multifaceted securities and federal regulatory, disclosure and transaction information. 

Disclosure & Transactions

Complete collection of SEC EDGAR® filings, updated in real time. Search fields include filing and company levels.

  • View filing sassociated with initial public offerings, including registration statements, prospectuses, and pricing supplements through the IPO search.

  • Examine 10-K and 8-K items to identify disclosure on legal proceedings, MD&A, D&O, executive compensation, beneficial ownership, and financial statements.

Laws, Rules, Agencies

Cross-search the federal regulatory landscape. Includes regulatory, guidance, enforcement, research and news publications from nearly 50 federal agencies and subagencies, including complete coverage of the SEC. Also includes the Federal Register, the complete and current CFR and the complete U.S. code.

SEC Comment Letters search page provides filtering by industry, location and the form type of the subject filing. View all letters in a related comment letter thread, and generate a single PDF that consolidates them. 

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Vendor Name LexisNexis

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Government Publication 

Research Guides Business, Federal Government Resources, Law,

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Description:

The U.S. Serial Set, a full-text collection of U.S. Government publications compiled under the directive of Congress, includes Congressional reports and documents, executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress, the American State Papers, and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period covered.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1789 - present

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Government Publication,  Map Collection 

Research Guides Federal Government Resources, Law, Political Science,

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Contains the House and Senate Documents and the House and Senate Reports bound by session of Congress. It began publication with the 15th Congress, 1st Session (1817). Documents before 1817 may be found in the American State Papers. In general, it includes: committee reports related to bills and other matters, presidential communications to Congress, treaty materials, certain executive department publications, and certain non-governmental publications.

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Vendor Name Government Printing Office

Coverage 1817 -

Resource Types Government Publication 

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Description: Explores the three waves of feminism through the lives of the women who made history in bringing women's issues to the forefront of American society. Joyce Duncan. Greenwood Press. 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 Biographical Information, Women's and Gender Studies,

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Description:

Index of more than 76,500 stories from more than 4,025 collections. Grows by 4,000 records each year.

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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: H. W. Wilson

Coverage 1984 - present

Special Usage Notes

This database does not provide direct links to the full-text of the stories cited. For electronic access options, use the UK Full-Text Options button that appears below the citation in your search results (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad.

Resource Types All Relevant Database(s) 

Research Guides English Literature & Language,

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Description: Four volumes cover Basic Concepts, High Temperature Corrosion, Corrosion in Liquids, Corrosion Evaluation, Corrosion and Degradation of Engineering Materials, and Management and Control of Corrosion.

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Vendor Name Elsevier - ScienceDirect

Coverage 2010 ed.

Resource Types E-Book(s),  Reference Tool 

Research Guides Chemical and Materials Engineering, Manufacturing Systems Engineering,

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Description:

Includes documents from the United States and Europe as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, this resource also includes documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm. This first iteration, Debates over Slavery and Abolition, contains:

  • Over 1.5 million cross-searchable pages
  • 7,247 books, 80 serials, more than fifteen manuscript collections, & court records
  • Reference materials from Macmillan, Scribners, & Gale encyclopedias as well as newly commissioned resources
  • Material published through partnerships with the Amistad Research Center, Oberlin College, Oxford University, & other institutions.

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Resource Types E-Book(s),  E-Journal Collection,  Manuscript,  Newspaper 

Research Guides African American Resources,

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Description:

Offers full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books. Topics include planning, financing and managing a business to exit strategies. Users also have the ability to search within specific ‘Business Topics’ and ‘Business Types’ relevant to their needs. Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Update Frquency Daily

Special Usage Notes

This database provides some direct access to the full-text of the article cited. For other electronic access options, use the UK Full-Text Options button that appears below the citation in your search results (more information). To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in the InfoKat Discovery Library Catalog. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through ILLiad.

Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  E-Book(s),  E-Journal Collection,  Video 

Research Guides Business, Hospitality, Management & Tourism,

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Description:

Combined search of over 4 million of the Smithsonian's museum, archives, library and research holdings and collections. Includes books, paintings, photographs, archival materials, taxonomic type specimens, exhibition catalogs, sculpture (visual work), exhibitions (events), folders, trade catalogs, articles, holotypes, sherds, outdoor sculpture, and paratypes. Search the image collections by checking the box that says: Only return results with online media.

Access Information Free resource - available to everyone on the Internet

Vendor Name Smithsonian Institution

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Resource Types All Relevant Database(s),  Image Collection,  Selected Academic Website 

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Description:

Streaming music service that enables listening and learning on campus and home computers. Includes 35,000 individual tracks of music, spoken word and natural and human-made sounds. Search terms enable you to browse by musical instrument, geographic area or cultural group, among other fields. Includes the published recordings owned by the non-profit Smithsonian Folkways Recordings label and the archival audio collections of Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, and Paredon labels. It also includes music recorded around the African continent by Dr. Hugh Tracey for the International Library of African Music (ILAM) at Rhodes University as well as material collected by recordists on the South Asian subcontinent from the Archive Research Centre for Ethnomusicology (ARCE), sponsored by the American Institute for Indian Studies. The collection also encompasses animal sounds, beer-drinking at an African homestead; calypso; classical violin instruction; drama; poetry; sounds of the deep ocean, the office, and the ionosphere; a frog being eaten by a snake; and great performances of traditional music from virtually everywhere in the world.

Search Smithsonian Global Sound, American Song, and Classical Music Library in one interface through Music & Performing Arts (Alexander Street Press).

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Music Online provides several ways to send a shortlink to your mobile device:

  • We can send a shortlink as a text SMS message to your device.
  • We can email a shortlink to a specific address which you can then pick up on your device
  • You can enter a shortlink directly into your mobile device's web browser
  • On supported devices, you can also have your device read a special barcode, or QR-Code, directly from your computer screen.

Streaming service is currently available for:

  • Apple iPhone on 3G network or better
  • Mobile Device with Android OS

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Vendor Name Alexander Street Press

Special Usage Notes

For listening in the Fine Arts Library, you will need to check out headphones from the Media Center. Personal headphones may also be used and will be required for listening in other campus libraries. You may also purchase recordings in digital or CD format. Download and purchase of recordings require the user to create an account and pay with appropriate credit; this activity is best done from home computers.

Resource Types Audio Collection 

Research Guides Anthropology, Music,

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Description:

The Snapshots Series includes over 8,890 market research data reports across 43 industries in 40 countries, spanning the UK, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, North America, and Latin America. Reports include market size, market segmentation, market shares, market-share weblinks, market distribution, market forecasts, and socio-economic data provided by the Economist Intelligence Unit, along with a list of further sources for additional research opportunities. Much of the information is available in downloadable color graphs and charts.

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Resource Types E-Book(s),  Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Marketing,

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Description:

U.S. census demographics resource covering 1790-2010. Tools include interactive maps and data reports. Includes:

  • Over 40 billion data elements, 200,000 variables and more than 18,000 interactive maps from 1790 to 2010.
  • U.S. Census from 1790 to 2010. All annual updates from the American Community Survey (from 2005 to 2010).
  • InfoGroup data on religious congregations for the United States for 2009, including maps for counties, and special census areas, as well as point maps of the actual congregation locations (to be updated yearly).
  • The Religious Congregations and Membership Study (RCMS) from 1980 to 2000.
  • Carbon Emissions Data for 2002 from the Vulcan Project.
  • Ability for users to create thematic and interactive maps from all historical and modern U.S. census data across the centuries, even down to street level detail where available.
  • Ability for users to create reports at all geographic levels including the state, county, census tract, block group, zip code and census place (where the data exist).

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Vendor Name Social Explorer and Queens College CUNY

Coverage 1790-present

Special Usage Notes

Our Social Explorer license also provides our users access to the PRO edition. In addition to the core features (edit and share products, limited data access, population counts, and limited storage), PRO edition users get UNLIMITED data access, all demographic data, unlimited storage, enhanced data access tools, and premium support. On campus, you automatically are using the Professional Edition of Social Explorer and have access to all data provided by Social Explorer. If you wish to create and save projects, please sign into your personal account or sign up for free (upper right-hand corner).

To use the PRO edition off-campus to save, share, and collaborate on projects, please create a personal account. Your personal account will also authenticate you for remote login access to Social Explorer for three months.

Resource Types Government Publication,  Map Collection,  Reference Tool,  Statistical Dataset 

Research Guides Historical Statistics, Maps, Sociology,

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Description: Explores the social history of 20th-century America in detail, decade by decade, through the eyes of its everyday citizens. Daniel J. Walkowitz and Daniel E. Bender, eds. ABC-Clio. 10 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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Resource Types E-Book(s) 

Research Guides History,

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Description:

Focuses on 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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Resource Types E-Book(s) 

Research Guides Political Science,

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Description:

Includes over 500 titles, with more than 300 available in full-text. Coverage includes anthropology, sociology, social work, political science, policy studies, communication, education, criminology, demography and economics.

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Part of the ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection database.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1994 - present

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

Research Guides Anthropology, Communication, Economics, Education and Kinesiology and Health Promotion, Political Science, Social Work, Sociology,

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Description:

Umbrella access to of a number of specialized research networks in the social sciences, each of which encourages the early distribution of research results by publishing submitted abstracts and by soliciting abstracts of research papers around the world. The Libraries subscribe to the Financial Economics, Economics Research, Legal Scholarship, Accounting Research, Management Research, and Entrepreneurship Research and Policy Networks. Each of SSRN's networks encourages the early distribution of research results by publishing Submitted abstracts and by soliciting abstracts of top quality research papers around the world.

Includes hundreds of journals, publishers, and institutions in Partners in Publishing that provide working papers for distribution through SSRN's eLibrary and abstracts for publication in SSRN's electronic journals. The SSRN eLibrary consists of two parts: an Abstract Database containing abstracts on over 477,100 scholarly working papers and forthcoming papers and an Electronic Paper Collection currently containing over 387,700 downloadable full text documents in Adobe Acrobat pdf format. The eLibrary also includes the research papers of a number of Fee Based Partner Publications. The Networks encourage readers to communicate directly with authors and other subscribers concerning their own and others' research. To facilitate this we publish detailed author contact information including email addresses for authors of each paper. We also provide electronic delivery of the papers when authors wish us to do so from the SSRN eLibrary. You may also Browse the SSRN eLibrary, view our current Top Papers or search the electronic library for papers by Title, Author, or Journal/Topic.

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

Vendor Name Social Science Electronic Publishing, Inc.

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Resource Types E-Journal Collection 

Research Guides Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance & Investment,

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Description:

Provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references found in over 3,000 scholarly social sciences journals. Also covers individually selected, relevant items from the world's leading science and technology journals. Available via Web of Science Core Collection.

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Select "Web of Science Core Collection" then check 'Social Sciences Citation Index.'

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Thomson Reuters RefScan, powered by Web of Science and EndNote, lets you scan and capture your references.  Access bibliographic information and times cited counts directly from Web of Science and save them to your free EndNote Webaccount for later retrieval — no subscriptions required. App available on iTunes.

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Vendor Name Web of Science / Thomson Reuters

Coverage 1956 - present

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Research Guides History, Human Environmental Sciences, Political Science, Psychiatry and Mental Health Resources, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology, Web of Science Usage Guide,

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Provides indexing and abstracts of current research focused on social work, human services and related areas, including social welfare, social policy and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,300+ serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations and citations to book reviews. Subject coverage:

  • Community and mental health services
  • Crisis intervention
  • The family and social welfare
  • Gerontology
  • Poverty and homelessness
  • Professional issues in social work
  • Social services in addiction
  • Social work education
  • Social work practice
  • Violence, abuse, neglect

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Coverage 1980 - present

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Research Guides Social Work,

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Produced by the National Association of Social Workers. Contains references to social work and other related journals on topics such as homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, and community organization.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1977 - present

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Research Guides Human Environmental Sciences, Social Work,

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Abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,800+ serials publications and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers and working papers. Cited references are included for many journal articles. Subject coverage:

  • Culture and social structure
  • Family and marriage
  • History and theory of sociology
  • Organizational sociology
  • Political sociology
  • Poverty and homelessness
  • Race and ethnicity
  • Social change and economic development
  • Social control
  • Sociology of health and medicine
  • Sociology of education

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1963 - present

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Research Guides Anthropology, Community and Leadership Development, Family and Consumer Sciences Extension, Measurement, Instruments, and Scales, Sociology,

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Provides full-text for more than 500 journals, including nearly 500 peer-reviewed titles. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for all 523 journals in the collection. Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1965 - present

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Research Guides Agriculture, Anthropology, Social Work, Sociology,

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Covering perspectives from education, sociology, human development, family studies, economics, politics and public policy, this 2 volume set explores he social constructions of educational systems and their players, including students and their peers, teachers, parents, the broader community, politicians and policy makers. The roles of schools, the social processesgoverning schooling, and impacts on society are also analyzed. James Ainsworth, ed.

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Vendor Name Sage Knowledge

Coverage 2013 ed.

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Research Guides Education and Kinesiology and Health Promotion, Sociology,

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Provides access to international research and applications on theory, production, and application of solid state materials and devices, as well as high- and low-temperature superconductivity technology. Topics covered include, phase, crystal, and mechanical properties of solids, optical and dielectric properties, conductive and magnetic properties, exotic electronic structure and energy gaps, SQUIDs, impurity effects, flux structures and critical current, ceramics, and twinning phenomena. Monitors over 3,000 serial titles as well as non-serial publications.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1981 - present (some records date back as far as 1970)

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Research Guides Computer Science, Materials and Chemical Engineering,

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Provides illustrated biographical profiles of children's authors and artists, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators just beginning their careers. Entries typically cover personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, and additional sources. Also includes Something About the Author: Autobiography Series.

Search for resources in this and other Gale literary resources in the Gale Literary Index.

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Vendor Name Thomson Gale

Coverage 1971 (vol. 1) - present

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Research Guides Education and Kinesiology and Health Promotion, English Literature & Language, Library and Information Science,

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Currently includes the full-text of the Amrita Bazar Patrika (Calcutta, India, 1870-1922), Bankura Darpan (Bankura, India, 1903-1908), Ceylon Observer, Indian People (Allahabad, India, 1903-1909), Kayasare Hinda (Bombay, 1882-1922), Leader (Allahabad, 1909-1922), Madras Mail (1868-1889), Pioneer (Allahabad, 1865-1903) and Tribune (Lahore, Pakistan, 1881-1922). All are in English, with the Kayasare Hinda also in Gujarati.

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Vendor Name Readex/NewsBank Center for Research Libraries (CRL)

Coverage 1864-1931

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Research Guides Newspapers,

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Description: Describes the value of space stations as laboratories for studying effects on humans, as platforms for studying astronomy, and as observatories for viewing the Earth. James Barter, 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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Research Guides Physics,

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Description: Provides information on individual speakers, the history of the position and its changing role in U.S. politics. Mark Grossman. Grey House Publishing. 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 Biographical Information,

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Provides an introduction to special education--how it developed, its curriculum, assessment issues, the law, and advocacy. Arlene Sacks. Grey House Publishing. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2nd ed., 2009

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Research Guides Education and Kinesiology and Health Promotion,

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Surveys that gather information from Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member institutions on current research library practices and policies. Combine survey results and documentation from ARL member institutions to guide libraries as they address the challenges facing libraries. These guides help libraries learn about current practice in research libraries, implement new practices and technologies, manage change, and improve performance. SPEC Kits include:Executive Summary of survey resultsSurvey Questions and ResponsesRepresentative Documents from the responding institutionsSelected Resources, including books, journal articles, and websites.

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Vendor Name Association of Research Libraries

Coverage 2006 (#292) - 2012 [full-text]; 1975 (#1) - present [executive summary and table of contents]

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Research Guides Library and Information Science,

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The searchable catalog contains the records for over 8,000 interviews and nearly 300 oral history projects.  Allows users to browse the collections and projects based on subjects or names or conduct a search of the collections, projects, and interviews. Users can follow links from the catalog record to interviews or projects that are available online or request to use interviews that are not yet online by using the online form.

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Vendor Name Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, Special Collections, UK Libraries

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Research Guides Biographical Information, History,

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The searchable catalog contains the records for over 8,000 interviews and nearly 300 oral history projects.  Allows users to browse the collections and projects based on subjects or names or conduct a search of the collections, projects, and interviews. Users can follow links from the catalog record to interviews or projects that are available online or request to use interviews that are not yet online by using the online form.

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Vendor Name Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, Special Collections, UK Libraries

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Research Guides Biographical Information, History,

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International journal and monograph indexing covering sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, training, sport administration, officiating, sport law & legislation, college & university sports, disabled persons, facility design & management, intramural & school sports, doping, drugs, health, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention rehabilitation, physical therapy, rehabilitation, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport & exercise psychology, recreation, leisure studies, tourism, allied health, occupational health & therapy, and public health. Includes dissertations and theses. The content also consists of international references from journal and magazine articles, books, book chapters, and conference proceedings.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1800 - present

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Research Guides Equine Science, Kinesiology / Health Promotion / Education, Veterinary Science,

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International journal and monograph indexing covering sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, training, sport administration, officiating, sport law & legislation, college & university sports, disabled persons, facility design & management, intramural & school sports, doping, drugs, health, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention rehabilitation, physical therapy, rehabilitation, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport & exercise psychology, recreation, leisure studies, tourism, allied health, occupational health & therapy, and public health. Includes dissertations and theses. The content also consists of international references from journal and magazine articles, books, book chapters, and conference proceedings.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1800 - present

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Research Guides Equine Science, Kinesiology / Health Promotion / Education, Veterinary Science,

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Access to the full-text of journals published by Springer and other publishers. Divided according to field into the Online Libraries of life sciences, chemical sciences, geosciences, computer science, mathematics, medicine, physics and astronomy, engineering, environmental sciences, and economics. Individual titles also included in the E-Journals A-Z.

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Vendor Name Springer

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Research Guides Computer Science, E-Books at the University of Kentucky Libraries, Manufacturing Systems Engineering, Philosophy & Religion,

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Description: Provides analysis of more than 300 key events in labor history over the last 200 years, focusing on the relevance of these events to both the labor movement as a whole and to societal changes around the world. Neil Schlager, ed. St. James Press. 2 vols. Available through the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL).

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Vendor Name Gale Cengage Learning

Coverage 2003 ed.

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Research Guides Business, History, Sociology,

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Includes more than 2,700 signed essays ranging from 500 to 2,500 words. Entries include subject-specific bibliographies and, where appropriate, photographs and textual cross-references to related essays. Sara Pendergast and Tom Pendergast, eds. St. James Press. 5 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 History, Sociology,

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Cross-searchable healthcare reference that integrates core titles with evidence-based resources and innovative tools for clinicians. (Maximum number of simultaneous users: 7.)

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Vendor Name Teton Data Systems

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Research Guides Evidence-Based Medicine (EBM), Family and Community Medicine, Internal Medicine, Mobile MCL Resources 2015-16, Pediatrics,

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Cross-searchable healthcare reference that integrates core titles with evidence-based resources and innovative tools for clinicians. (Maximum number of simultaneous users: 7.)

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Vendor Name Teton Data Systems

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Research Guides Mobile MCL Resources 2015-16,

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Provides access to documents from all 50 state capitals, including bills, laws, constitutions, regulations, legislature membership, and newspapers.

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Research Guides Law, Newspapers, Political Science,

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

See also: Quick Start: Statistical Insight.

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Vendor Name ProQuest

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

Research Guides Historical Statistics, International Resources,

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Interface designed for students in grades 6 through 12 to "easily obtain the information that they need" from selected EBSCOhost databases, including American Heritage Dictionary, Columbia Encyclopedia,Health Source - Consumer Edition, Image Collection, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, and TOPICsearch.Students can select specific content sources (e.g., Magazines, Newspapers, Biographies, Country Reports, Film & Video) for inclusion in their search. They can also search by topic heading, make use of an online dictionary and encyclopedia, explore the top searches of the day, and limit their search according to appropriate Lexile reading levels.

Also includes a Teacher Resources Search, which includes Academic Search Complete and ERIC.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

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Research Guides Education and Kinesiology and Health Promotion,

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Sustainability Science Abstracts was expanded and merged with the subfile Human Population and Natural Resources Management in 2006. This expanded database explores sustainable development, human population and demography topics, as well as societal issues involving natural resource management. Also covered are the topics of conservation of natural resources and maintenance of species diversity and protection of the habitat/ecosystems they rely upon. Coverage includes relevant papers, reports, books and reviews from standard peer-reviewed scientific journals. To ensure comprehensive coverage, material from conference proceedings and hard-to-find gray literature has also been summarized.

  • Subject Coverage
  • Major areas of coverage include:
  • Human Population Dynamics
  • Population - Environment Relations
  • Population Statistics and Policy
  • Ecotourism
  • Sustainable Living and Consumption
  • Environmental Awareness and Education
  • Environmental Law, Conventions, & Policy
  • Sustainable Resource Base: Atmosphere; Land; Water and Biodiversity
  • Economic Drivers
  • Sustainable Development and Production
  • Sustainable Energy
  • Sustainable Transportation/Mobility

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Vendor Name ProQuest

Coverage 1995 - present

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Research Guides Landscape Architecture, Natural Resources and Environmental Science,

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Produced by the National Association of Social Workers. Contains references to social work and other related journals on topics such as homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, and community organization.

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Vendor Name EBSCOhost

Coverage 1977 - present

Update Frquency quarterly

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Research Guides Human Environmental Sciences, Social Work,

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