AtoZMapsOnline.com is the worlds largest subscription-based database of proprietary, royalty-free world, continent, country, and state maps. Included in the 4,000+ maps are: political maps, physical maps, outline maps, population maps, precipitation maps, climate maps, and other thematic maps. New maps are added to the collection every month.
An online collection reproducing ABC-CLIO's history reference print titles from all areas of history and related topics. Includes major topical divisions: United States history; World history; Politics, law, and government; Issues; Society and education; Religion; Pop culture, folklore, mythology; Geography; Science, technology, and the environment.
Includes abstracts and indexing to articles from over 1,000 worldwide business periodicals, including The Wall Street Journal, with information on advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, and more. Also, information on 60,000+ companies.
Academic OneFile indexes nearly 13,000 academic journals, magazines, newspapers, and reference sources, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals and more than 5,000 in full-text (HTML and PDF). Coverage is multidisciplinary, including the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, arts, theology, literature, and other subjects. Date coverage: 1980 – current. Also includes selected transcripts from television and radio broadcasts such as NPR, CNN, & CBC, as well as some audio podcasts from these highly-regarded news sources. Mobile: download AccessMyLibrary College app in your phone's app store; use id Mora54187.
This scholarly collection offers full-text coverage of information in many areas of academic study, such as: anthropology, area studies, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, food science & technology, general science, geography, geology, law, mathematics, music, physics, psychology, religion & theology, women's studies, zoology and many other fields.
Full-text information and perspectives from over 600 U.S. and over 700 international sources, each with its own distinctive focus offering diverse viewpoints on local, regional and world issues. Date coverage varies with individual newspaper.
Collection of science reference materials based on the full text and illustrations from the latest edition of McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology, plus updates from the Yearbooks of Science and Technology, definitions from Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, biographies from Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography, headline news from Science News, bibliographies, study guides, and more.
A collection of documents examining the lives of saints, organised according to each saint's feast day, and runs from the two January volumes published in 1643 to the Propylaeum to December published in 1940.
A bibliographic database of citations to the agricultural literature created by the National Agricultural Library and its cooperators. Covers materials in all formats, including printed works from the 15th century. Encompasses all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming, agricultural economics, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences. Many citations are linked to online full-text documents.
A full-text database of periodicals, peer-reviewed journals, academic and professional publications, magazines, consumer newsletters and newspapers, research reports, and association newsletters focused on contemporary, alternative and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
Full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals from alternative and independent presses. This interdisciplinary resource provides a valuable source of alternative viewpoints and perspectives to complement and challenge mainstream media coverage. Many of these publications are difficult to locate and acquire in their printed format. The independent and critical sources presented offer a unique perspective in the pursuit of freedom of the press.
Documents American History from the earliest settlers to the mid-twentieth century. It is sourced from the Gilder Lehrman Collection, one of the finest archives available for the study of American History.
American National Biography offers portraits of more than 18,700 men and women -- from all eras and walks of life -- whose lives have shaped the nation. More than a decade in preparation, the American National Biography is the first biographical resource of this scope to be published in more than sixty years.
Provides cross-searchable access to annual summaries of research in the biomedical sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences. For most titles, full text access is available back to 1996, with searchable abstracts online before that date.
Anthropology Plus combines Anthropological Literature from Harvard University and the Anthropological Index, Royal Anthropological Institute from the UK. Anthropology Plus provides worldwide indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. The index offers coverage of all core periodicals in the field in addition to local and lesser-known journals. Coverage is from the late 19th century to the present.
Current issues of American Anthropological Association's journals and bulletins as well as archived issues of all the AAA's journals, newsletters and bulletins. Journal issues generally appear online prior to distribution in print.
Archives Unbound presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents that support the research and study needs of scholars and students at the college and university level. At SMC this collection includes: Japanese-American relocation camp newspapers, Personal justice denied, U.S. relations with the Vatican and the holocaust, and We were prepared for the possibility of death.
This art research database covers a broad range of subjects from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. It features full-text articles, indexing and abstracts for an array of journals, books and more.
Provides full abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art, with more than 13,000 new entries being added each year. Full coverage begins in 1974 when the first volume was digitised, but entries date back to the late 1960s.
An e-print service which presents papers in physics and related disciplines, mathematics, nonlinear science, computer science, and quantitative biology. ArXiv.org is a fully automated electronic archive and distribution server for research papers which functions as a means of communicating ongoing research information in these subject areas
ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials is the full text version of the ATLA Religion Database. It contains full text articles and book reviews in the fields of Biblical studies, archaeology and antiquties; human culture and society; church history, mission, and ecumenism; pastoral ministry; world religions and religious studies; and theology, philosophy and ethics.
The Getty provides access to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and to the Répertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA) for no charge on its Web site. The databases, searchable together, cover material published between 1975 and 2007.
Combines over 300,000 biographies on more than 200,000 people from 70 Gale Group sources such as Contemporary authors, Encyclopedia of world biography, Newsmakers, Contemporary theatre, film and television, Contemporary musicians, Historic world leaders, Notable 20th century scientists, Contemporary black biography, Religious leaders of America, International dictionary of art and artists, Writers directory, with full text articles from more than 250 periodicals.
Biography reference bank combines the complete content of Wilson's Biographies Plus Illustrated with the complete and enhanced content of Biography Index Plus. Contains the full text of more than 95,000 biographies and obituaries, including all the articles from all volumes of Current Biography, the World Author Series, Nobel Prize Winners, World Artists, World Film Directors, American Reformers, and numerous biographical books on musicians and composers from throughout history. Also includes 26,000 photographs of individual subjects and bibliographic citations (with some abstracts and full text) of relevant material in periodicals indexed by other Wilson databases.
This database indexes journal literature from over 4200 journals in every area of the life sciences, including agriculture, biochemistry, botany, biotechnology, ecology, entomology, genetics, immunology, microbiology, neurosciences, pharmacology, public health, toxicology, and zoology.
Online version of Books in Print offering information on books, sound recordings, and videorecordings. Searchable by keyword, author, title, ISBN, or UPC. May also be browsed by general subject, or using the following indexes: author, title, publisher, performer, or video subjects
The online version of Britannica also includes: Merriam-Webster's collegiate dictionary and thesaurus, the Britannica book of the year, World Atlas, World Data Analyst, the Gateway to the Classics ("an introduction to the significant works of literature, philosophy, history and science"), and Notable Quotations.
Business Expert Press's Digital Libraries are filled with practical, concise books covering specific areas of business, including supply and operations management, international business, social media, finance, accounting, public relations, and marketing strategy.
Maintains current information on over 5,000 journals in the fields of Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, and Marketing. This information includes topics covered, where the journal is indexed, and information for authors including paper acceptance rate, type of review, and submission information. Click "display" for the full report which includes addresses, phones, e-mails and web sites with links to author guidelines and submission information.
A combined catalog of libraries in the state of California. Includes books, videos, audio, maps, and other library resources. A subset of OCLC WorldCat, comprised of all records with holdings in California libraries. Can be searched by region, by consortia, by library types, as well as statewide. Can indicate libraries closest to your zipcode.
This unique historical reference compendium allows instant access to the more than 80 renowned texts of the Cambridge Histories series, including those covering American, British, Economic, Scientific, Political, Religious, and Art History.
Currently publishes over 250 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market. Containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas, Cambridge journals are accessible worldwide in print and online.
The Catholic Periodical and Literature Index Online is the product of a partnership between ATLA and the Catholic Library Association. The database covers all aspects of the Catholic faith and lifestyle, and includes over 360,000 index citations of articles and reviews published in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored by Catholics and/or produced by Catholic publishers. Indexing for CPLI Online corresponds to the print version, and covers content from over 200 periodicals.
Component databases can also be searched separately: Combined chemical dictionary, Dictionary of commonly cited compounds, Dictionary of inorganic and organometallic compounds, Dictionary of natural products, Dictionary of organic compounds, Handbook of chemistry and physics, Dictionary of drugs, Polymers: a property database, and Properties of organic compounds, Dictionary of food compounds, Dictionary of carbohydrates, Dictionary of marine natural resources.
The Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD) is an acquisition, research, and reference service that offers more than 1.8 million records with catalog data and children's subject headings, plus more than 315,000 critical reviews of children's books, ranging from the earliest baby board books to novels and nonfiction for young adults.
Communication Abstracts "covers communication-related articles, reports, papers, and books from a variety of publishers, research institutions, and information sources. Coverage includes not only communication literature but also literature in other disciplines that is relevant to communication researchers. Communication Abstracts also covers the international literature in film studies, the role of technology in human communications, risk communication, crisis communication and public opinions."
Computing Reviews (CR) aims to provide access to current research, theory and applications in all subdisciplines of computing via the review medium. CR compiles expert, unbiased critical reviews of current articles, books and websites of note in computing.
Each single-themed, 12,000-word report is researched and written by a seasoned journalist. The consistent, reader-friendly organization provides researchers with an introductory overview; background and chronology on the topic; an assessment of the current situation; tables and maps; pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions; and bibliographies of key sources.
A customizable discovery service and research platform, offers searching and the full text of some 3.4 million individual entries from a wide range of subject-based reference works, along with images, videos, and audio files.
Searchable database about top international companies, including company profiles, financial data, corporate structure, executive biographies, and business news and analyses. [Name changed from OneSource]
Includes citations for dissertations ranging from 1861 to those accepted last semester; those published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts. Includes full text online for dissertations issued 1997-to the present. Citations for master's theses from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. Titles represent authors from North America and Europe, with over a million titles in full text.
Ebrary Academic Complete is a highly interactive eBook database from ebrary that covers all academic subject areas. The collection currently includes more than 40,000 titles from more than 280 of the world's leading academic, STM, and professional publishers. Mobile: download bluefire from your phone's app store; then search ebrary database on your phone to download books to your device. Requires an Adobe Digital Editions account.
Single interface to search 58 EBSCO databases including: Academic Search Complete, ATLA, Business Source Complete, ERIC, Mental Measurements Yearbook, Readers' Guide Full Text Mega, SportDiscus, and Women's Studies International.
This collection includes over 9,400 e-books encompassing a variety of business topics such as marketing, finance, supply chain management and entrepreneurship and also focusing on career growth, personal development, communication and networking.
Comprehensive coverage of an international range of English-language periodicals, monographs and yearbooks. Full text of articles with page images from hundreds of journals, including 79 journals not covered by ERIC's CIJE. Coverage dates: indexing 1983-, abstracting 1994-, select Full Text 1996-
Abstracts covering areas related to educational administration, educational leadership, educational management, educational research. The index contains 60,000 records, selected from the most important sources within the discipline, such as: Educational Administration Quarterly, Review of Higher Education, Journal of Educational Administration, etc. EBSCO has digitized the full archive of this index, bringing coverage back to 1966.
Online service providing full-text access to the journal resources of a management library. Subjects include management, human resources, marketing, library and information services, education, engineering, etc
EndNote Basic is a Web-based service designed to help students and researchers through the process of writing a research paper. Students and researchers can quickly and easily collect reference information from a wide variety of online data sources; store up to 10,000 references in a password-protected library; share references with other EndNote Web users to simplify collaboration; easily transfer references to or from EndNote on the desktop; or Cite While You Write in Microsoft Word to insert references and format papers instantly.
The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education and contains a complete bibliography of educational materials available since 1966. Indexes published and unpublished sources on thousands of educational topics, with information from RIE (Resources in Education) and CIJE (Current Index to Journals in Education). Examples of topics include counseling, psychology of learning, special education, classroom management, teacher training, etc. In addition, ERIC provides coverage of conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs.
This reference database offers access to nearly 65,000 essays contained in some 5,300 anthologies and collections. Some 320 single and multi-author collections are indexed annually, plus more than 20 selected annuals and serials. Coverage spans the entire range of the humanities and social sciences, with subject coverage ranging from economics, political science, and history to criticism of literary works, art history, drama, and film
Euromonitor International's Global Market Information Database (GMID) is an online business information system providing business intelligence on industries, countries, and consumers. It offers integrated access to statistics, reports, insightful comment and business information sources. Coverage is global, more than 205 countries are researched, with extended coverage of the U.S.
Offers a wide range of reports which continually monitor the events and trends that shape and redefine the IT and communications industries as well as unbiased intelligence about the products, services and vendors that play a critical role in those industries
Film & Television Literature Index is a comprehensive bibliographic database covering the entire spectrum of television and film writing. It has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes film scholars, college students, and general viewers. Subject coverage includes film & television theory, preservation & restoration, writing, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.
Films On Demand is a streaming video platform that makes it easy to incorporate outstanding educational programs from Films Media Group into your content management systems, online lesson plans, distance learning courseware, or electronic card catalog system. There are 24 specific subject groups within FOD from Anthropology to World Languages. Browse by topic, or search by title or keyword. It is possible to stream segments of videos for classroom use as well. Mobile: videos are mobile-friendly.
Provides cross-searchable access to a collection of Gale's most popular reference directories, including the Encyclopedia of Associations and Ward's Business Directory. Includes some extended content not found in the print editions. Search results can be compiled into lists for printing, email, or download to other applications.
Gale's Literary Index is a master index to the major literature products published by Gale. It combines and cross-references over 165,000 author names, including pseudonyms and variant names, and listings for over 215,000 titles into one source.
Mobile, Research Encyclopedias, Text-to-Speech option
Provides searchable full-text e-book versions of many reference works, including multi-volume encyclopedias, biographical collections, business plan handbooks, company history compilations, consumer health references, and specialized handbooks, dictionaries, encyclopedias, etc. in a wide range of subject areas. Subject categories include Arts, Biography, Business, Education, Environment, History, Law, Literature, Medicine, Multicultural Studies, Nation and World, Religion, Science, and Social Sciences. Mobile: download AccessMyLibrary College app from your phone's app store; use id Mora54187.
General science full text features bibliographic indexes (coverage starting 1984), full text (starting 1995), plus graphs, charts, diagrams, photos, and illustrations. Covers leading journals and magazines, biographical sketches, symposia, conferences, review articles, selected letters to the editor, and special issues of journals published as supplementary issues, review issues, or laboratory guides. Also cites book reviews
Let Google Scholar find articles for you, within our library's collection! Use this link when off campus and Google Scholar will help you access items from Saint Mary's electronic resources collection.
Index to poetry, including full-text and excerpts of some poems. Included in the online version are a series of key Columbia poetry titles: The Classic Hundred Poems -- The Top 500 Poems -- The Columbia Granger's Index to Poetry in Anthologies -- The Columbia Granger's Index to Poetry in Collected and Selected Works -- The Columbia Granger's Index to African-American Poetry -- as well as new content not published previously in print
Cazoodle took over the IRIS grant search service and utilized its experience in building vertical search engines to strengthen IRISs features by increasing the coverage of grant opportunities and by improving the way researchers seek new opportunities. Sign up with your SMC email address to gain access.
GreenFILE offers well-researched but accessible information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles include content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done on each level to minimize negative impact.
Provides consumer oriented information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, adult health, behavioral health, cardiology, drug and medication information, pediatric health, senior health, women's health, and sports medicine.
The Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI) is your source for over 275,000 journal article citations about Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Mexico, Brazil, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States.
Humanities full text brings full text (starting 1995) plus abstracts and bibliographic indexes (starting 1984) of noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as lesser known specialized magazines. The database indexes, abstracts and delivers the full text of feature articles, interviews, obituaries, bibliographies, original works of fiction, drama, and poetry, book reviews, and reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas, plays, radio and television programs
Provides many of the most important academic journals in the humanities. Includes feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more with coverage dating back to 1900.
IBSS is an essential online resource for social science and interdisciplinary research. IBSS includes over 3 million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951.
International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text contains all of the content available in International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance as well as full text for 100 titles, and more than 50 books and monographs.
Provides image and full-text online access to back issues of selected scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. Coverage varies by journal title, generally to within a few years of current publication. Mobile-friendly site.
Kanopy is a leading distributor of tertiary educational videos. Titles available in this database are streaming. Major subjects covered include: The arts, business and training, health sciences, media and communication, natural sciences, social sciences, and teacher education. .
Key Business Ratios measure the relationship between financial values in a company's balance sheet and income statement. They offer a way to evaluate the performance and stability of a business when you're looking to: set credit limits and lending terms for new and existing accounts, assess key suppliers, perform competitive analysis, or research the financial standing of a potential business partner or acquisition candidate. 3-year archive available.
Provides access to full text resources on topics including current and general news; business and financial information; newspapers; company directories; government and politics; medical and health topics; accounting, auditing, and tax; federal and state laws, legal cases, regulations and law reviews. Resources include TV and radio news transcripts. Mobile: use this link.
Biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of over 124,000 authors and their works (fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history and journalism). Draws from several Gale databases, reference works and full text scholarly journals. Links out to other Gale databases such as Opposing viewpoints resource center, Associations unlimited, and Biography resource center.
Online access to more than 150,000 full-text works including poetry, short fiction, novels, essays, plays, and speeches; more than 800,000 additional citations for poetical works published in collections. LitFinder also includes biographical essays, topic overviews, work overviews, photographs, and a glossary. More than 80,000 authors are represented, from hundreds of nationalities and genres.
Explore biomedicine and life sciences, bioengineering, public health, clinical care, and plant and animal science. Search precisely with MeSH terms and CAS registry numbers; link to NCBI databases and PubMed Related Articles. Backfiles to 1950.
Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. All MMY entries contain descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and edited review(s) written by leading content area experts. To be included in the MMY, a test must be commercially available, be published in the English language, and be new or revised since it last appeared in the series.
First Research, a division of Hoover's Inc. and located in Austin, Texas, offers customers hundreds of industry profiles, including in-depth international industry information and covering over 1000 industry segments.
Mergent Intellect is a highly flexible web-based application that features a deep collection of worldwide business information that enables companies to generate insightful business intelligence. Coupling Mergent's expertise in developing products for the reference marketplace with D&B®'s private company database, Mergent Intellect offers new and existing clients a unique opportunity to access private and public U.S and international business data, industry news, facts and figures, executive contact information, the ability to access industry profiles and much more.
Covers over 15,000 U.S. public companies (active and inactive) listed on the NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ exchanges, and 20,000 non-U.S. companies (active and inactive). Also includes Mergent Horizon, a source for information on companies' products, trade names, supplier relationships.
Mintel publishes over 45 market-analysis reports each month, covering a wide range of sectors and focusing on topical marketing issues. Divided between UK-specific, European and USA reports, Mintel reports analyse market sizes and trends, market segmentation, and consumer attitudes and purchasing habits, as well as assessing the future of the market. Coverage is 2001 to date
The MLA International Bibliography is a subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. The electronic version of the Bibliography dates back to 1925 and contains over 1.7 million citations from more than 4,400 periodicals (including peer-reviewed e-journals) and 1,000 book publishers. Subscription to the MLA International Bibliography also includes access to the MLA Directory of Periodicals database.
Morningstar Investment Research Center is an investment website offering proprietary search & analysis tools for stocks, mutual funds, and exchange-traded funds, with industry reports, investment primers, and portfolio analysis features.
Multisearch is an easy but powerful way to access nearly all of our information resources (including Albert, Web of Science, Project Muse and more) from a single search box. Mobile-friendly; devices are automatically detected.
Requires password: ask at Reference Desk for password. Provides as complete a list as possible of primary and secondary Montessori sources in the English language with approximately thirteen thousand works indexed
Provides access to publications from the Nature Publishing Group in different subject areas, including biotechnology, cancer, chemistry, clinical medicine, dentistry, developmental biology, drug discovery, earth sciences, evolution & ecology, genetics, immunology, materials science, medicine, microbiology, molecular cell biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and physics.
Offers members over 45,000 sheet music titles, powered by the largest online digital sheet music store. Delivers digital sheet music in all classical genres, spanning music from Medieval to the 21st century and composers from Bach to Arvo Part.
SMC has Academic Pass with IP Range: This option covers the entire faculty, staff, and student population. Eligible users are authenticated by subscribing institution IP address ranges rather than by email domain. Users must first register and create a login with the NYT through this link. The stmarys-ca.edu email address is the preferred username. Upon activation, you will be able to enjoy NYTimes.com from wherever you are - on or off campus by using your personal login. iPhone, iPad and Android apps are accessible using your personal NYT login. Articles from 1850+ are available, although 1923-1980 are limited to 5 per day per user.
This database provides full text journals, evidence based resources, and dissertations to support the study of the many aspects of nursing or the allied health professions, including physical therapy, radiography, dietetics, dental hygiene, and the clinical laboratory sciences.
Multi-disciplinary database providing the complete content from six of Wilson's full-text databases: Education Full Text, General Science Full Text, Humanities Full Text, Readers' Guide Full Text, Social Sciences Full Text, and Wilson Business Full Text. Full-text articles from five additional databases are also included: Applied Science & Technology Full Text, Art Full Text, Biological & Agricultural Index, Index to Legal Periodicals & Books, and Library Literature & Information Science. Component databases may be cross-searched in any combination.
OpinionArchives provides high quality archives of diverse perspectives from newspapers and journals back to 1850, including Harpers Magazine, Dissent, The New Yorker, The New Republic, The Nation, Commentary, NACLA, Commonweal, American Spectator, National Review, The Progressive, The Weekly Standard, Moment, The Washington Monthly, Orion, The New Leader and The New York Review of Books.
Provides a comprehensive resource for the study of the Bible and biblical history. Integrates authoritative scholarly texts, reference works, and issues related to the Bible, such as: Access Bible, Catholic Study Bible, and the New American Bible Concise Concordance.
Information on the lives of the peoples of the British Isles and their connections overseas, from the earliest times to recent years. The Oxford DNB aims to provide full, accurate, concise, and readable articles on noteworthy people in all walks of life. No living person is included. It is the product of research instituted at the University of Oxford and funded by the British Academy and by Oxford University Press
The OED presents in alphabetical series the words that have formed the English vocabulary from the time of the earliest records down to the present day, with all the relevant facts concerning their form, sense-history, pronunciation, and etymology. It embraces not only the standard language of literature and conversation, whether current at the moment, or obsolete, or archaic, but also the main technical vocabulary, and a large measure of dialectical usage and slang. This online edition contains the complete A to Z sequence of the Second Edition, its three-volume Additions Series, and also draft material from the revision programme, which represents the latest progress towards the Third Edition
Oxford University Press publishes over 200 academic and research journals, many in partnership with the world’s leading prestigious learned societies, covering Life Sciences, Mathematics & Physical Sciences, Medicine, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Law. Full-text access to articles from 1996 to present.
Oxford Reference Online Premium Collection brings together nearly 200 language and subject reference works in a single cross-searchable resource. Works in the collection include an expanding range of key titles in the acclaimed Oxford Companions series, the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, many English-language and bilingual dictionaries, as well as subject encyclopedias and dictionaries in a wide range of subject areas.
PAIS International covers literature in the fields of economics, political science, public policy, business, finance, law, international trade and relations, public administration, and government. The database indexes journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed.
comprises the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216. The database contains the complete Patrologia Latina, including all prefatory material, original texts, critical apparatus and indexes.
The Philosopher's Index is a bibliographic database with informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy. The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology, and book reviews.
This database indexes over 30,000 plays and over 500 monologues by author, title, subject, genre, specific number of male and/or female roles, audience, and more. Includes plays written in or translated into English, including mysteries, pageants, plays in verse, puppet performances, radio and television plays, and classic drama
PlumX is an alternative metrics database that can more comprehensively identify the impact of both your research/creative work and community engagement. It tracks not only the impact of work on other researchers via citations in scholarly journals, but also the impact of work on the broader communities in which we live, via performances, creative works, or talks given.
Full-text access to journals published by the Johns Hopkins University Press and other presses. Disciplines covered are humanities, social sciences, and mathematics, literature and criticism, history, visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, and others.
Single interface to search 16 ProQuest databases (ABI/Inform; AltPressWatch; ArtBibliographiesModern;Dissertations & Theses; EconLit; ERIC; EthnicNewsWatch; MLA International; New York Times (Historical); Nursing & Allied Health Source; PAIS; Philosopher's Index; PILOTS; Social Services Abstracts; Sociological Abstracts; Mobile - use this link
Covers political science and international relations, including comparative politics, political economy, international development, and environmental policy, with full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.
Provides indexing, abstracts and full text for social science journals covering anthropology, communication science, demography, economics, education, political science, policy studies, psychology, social work, and sociology.
PsycINFO is an electronic bibliographic database that provides abstracts and citations to the scholarly literature in the behavioral sciences and mental health. The database includes material of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work. The companion database PsycARTICLES contains full-text articles from journals published by APA, the Canadian Psychological Association, Hogrefe Publishing Group, and the Educational Publishing Foundation.
Provides access to over 17 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. Includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources.
RAND State Statistics is an online source of 200 data series for all states, and over 150 additional data series for California. RAND selects statistics that most impact public policy, and can be browsed in the following main categories: Business & Economics, Health & Health Care, Population & Demographics, Crimes, Prisons, & Courts, Federal Government, State & Local Government, Government Finance, K-12 Education, Higher Education, Income, Wealth & Poverty, Energy, Environment, Transportation, Labor Force.
Readers’ Guide offers full coverage of the original paper volumes of Readers’ Guide to Periodical Literature, the index of subjects in the popular press which has been hailed by Library Journal as one of the “50 Best Reference Sources for the Millennium.”
ReferenceUniverse indexes article titles and back-of-the-book indexes from nearly 10,000 print and online subject encyclopedias, compendia, handbooks and reference works. Search results include direct links to online resources if the Library has access to that resource, and links to the Library's catalog to show whether the Library has the resource in print. Many entries also include links to book reviews and publisher websites.
30 languages available. Users can learn various languages through programs that have them interact through spoken dialogue, text and photographic images at their own pace. Users may also take interactive tests with speech recognition software to measure their progress and practice listening, speaking, and writing through a variety of exercises.
Online version of the Routledge encyclopedia of philosophy. Articles can be browsed alphabetically or by philosophical themes, philosophies, historical periods, and religions. Full text entries can be searched by keyword, contributor, or bibliography
Routledge Handbooks Online brings together the world’s leading scholars to provide a cutting-edge overview of classic and current research and future trends in the Social Sciences and Humanities, while at the same time providing an authoritative guide to theory and method, the key sub-disciplines, and the primary debates of today.
SAGE Business Cases is the first digital collection tailored to library needs, providing librarians, faculty, and students with cases to support their curriculum and independent research. Launching with 1,000 cases from around the world, this collection will grow to 2,500 case studies by 2018.
A database of reference encyclopedias and handbooks published by SAGE covering the social sciences and education. Subject categories include such areas as African American Studies, Aged & Gerontology, Anthropology, Communication and Media Studies, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Economics, Education, Gender & Sexuality Studies, History, Politics, Psychology, Social Issues, Social Work & Social Policy, and Sociology
Salem Press offers multi-volume reference works of biography, literary criticism, and current hot topics. Titles include Critical Insights, Magill's Literary Annuals and Reference Shelf bibliographies and summaries of current issues of the day.
Restrictions on access: registration required. Ask at the Reference desk. SciFinder gives you instant access to the world's largest curated collection of information on disclosed chemistry and related research produced by CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society.
Shakespeare Survey is a yearbook of Shakespeare studies and criticism. Each volume is devoted to a theme, or play, or group of plays; each also contains a section of reviews of that year's textual and critical studies, reviews of the year's major British performances. The volumes are illustrated with a variety of Shakespearean images and production photographs. The online version includes all volumes of Shakespeare Survey, including over 90% of the original images.
Social sciences full text covers concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences. More than 350 key international, English-language periodicals. Indexing of periodicals provided from 1983-current, full text coverage starting 1995
Indexes and abstracts articles in the fields of community development; crisis intervention; evaluation research; the family and social welfare; gerontology; policy, planning and forecasting; poverty and homelessness; professional issues in social work; social development; social work education; support groups/networks; violence, abuse and neglect; and welfare services
Indexes and abstracts articles in the fields of sociology, anthropology, criminology, demography, education, law and penology, race relations, social psychology, and urban studies. Coverage also includes policy issues in areas such as aging, violence, abuse and neglect, crisis intervention, urban development, and development policy
An international database that covers all aspects of sport and fitness. Content includes full text coverage for nearly 670 journals, as well as books, book chapters, conference proceedings, and magazine articles. Subjects include clinical specialties such as orthopedics, as well as coaching and education, consumer health, exercise science and fitness, health education, kinesiology, nutrition, occupational health and safety, physical education, physical therapy, and sports sciences.
Online service providing full text access to journals in science and technology; biological, agricultural and environmental sciences; medicine; business and economics; law; and humanities and social sciences. Citations, abstracts and tables of contents may be searched
Business and investment information, offering web access to popular Standard & Poor's research products such as Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, The Outlook, Mutual Fund Reports, and current news. Includes searching and screening tools, NAICS code searching, biographies of corporate executives, and export tools to enable researchers to download data into spreadsheet programs.
ProQuest Statistical DataSets is a Web-based research solutions tool that provides fast and easy access to more than 14 billion data points from licensed and public domain datasets within an easy-to-use interface.
Provides access to statistical information produced by U.S. Federal agencies, States, private organizations, and major intergovernmental organizations. SMC also subscribes to "Basic & EASI Market Planner."
Taylor & Francis Complete includes the Social Science and Humanities Library of 680 online journals from Routledge, the pioneering social science and humanities publisher, and Psychology Press, AND the Science and Technology Library of 450 online journals . The T & F Complete Library encompasses: Arts & Humanities; Behavioral Science; Business, Management & Economics; Mathematics; Education; Geography, Planning, Urban & Environment; Chemistry; Media, Cultural & Communications Studies; Statistics; Politics, Engineering; Sciences; Technology; International Relations & Area Studies; Social Sciences; and Strategic, Defence & Security Studies.
A collection of toxicology and environmental health databases. Includes the Hazardous Substances Data Bank (HSDB), a database of potentially hazardous chemicals; TOXLINE, a database of references to the world's toxicology literature; and ChemIDplus, a chemical dictionary and structure database.
Bibliographic and access information for serials published throughout the world, covering all subjects. Entries provide pricing, subscription and distribution details as well as publisher, editor contacts. Direct links to URLs for author information and e-mail addresses given when available, along with reviews excerpted from Magazines for Libraries and Library Journal.
The Value Line Research Center includes online access to Value Line's leading publications covering company and industry reports, stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities as well as special situation stocks. Sections included: Value Line Investment Survey (Standard Edition), Value Line Investment Survey (Plus Edition -- includes historical reports), Value Line Investment Survey--Small and Mid-Cap Edition, Value Line Mutual Fund Survey, Value Line Daily Options Survey, Value Line Special Situations Service, Value Line Convertibles Survey. Also includes market news, tracking and analysis tools, ticker symbol lookup, portfolio management educational tools ("Value Line University"), and other features.
This resource offers company profiles, rankings, and industry and profession profiles. Find career advice using the career guides, résumé templates, and sample cover letters. Search for jobs and internships, and find graduate programs.
Unified search of Arts & Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences Citation Indexes. Indexes and abstracts more than 10,000 major scholarly journals. Provides the number of times cited and links to those articles, as well as full bibliographies. Mobile: new interface optimized for mobile users.
Full text articles back to 1997 from 80% of the 300 periodicals published by Wiley and its associated publishers. Fields covered include the sciences--mathematics, chemistry, physics, computer science--and also business and psychology
Presents books, images, documents, scholarly essays, commentaries, and bibliographies documenting women's reform activities and examining perspectives on women's social movements from Colonial times to the present
Women's Studies International covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies and spans from 1972 and earlier to the present. Nearly 800 essential sources include: journals, newspapers, newsletters, bulletins, books, book chapters, proceedings, reports, theses, dissertations, NGO studies, web sites & web documents and grey literature. Over 2,000 periodical sources are represented. Women's Studies International includes the following database files: Women Studies Abstracts, Women's Studies Bibliography Database, Women's Studies Database, Women Studies Librarian, Women of Color and Southern Women: A Bibliography of Social Science Research, and Women's Health and Development: An Annotated Bibliography.
Facts On File World News Digest compiles and summarizes U.S. and international news since November 1940, as reported in over 100 major newspapers, news magazines, and online news outlets. The emphasis throughout is on the factual content rather than opinion or analysis. Headline news updates are provided hourly by Reuters, the international news wire service. Special features include Country Profiles, Editorial Cartoons, Historic Documents, Newsmaker Profiles, Photos, News Maps, curriculum tools and research topic suggestions.
WorldCat is the world's largest network of library content and services. The WorldCat.org database indexes over a billion books, movies, music, etc in over 10,000 libraries worldwide. Features of the public web version include displaying geographically nearest libraries first (based on zip code), personalizing and social-networking features like book lists & reviews, advanced search features, export of bibliographical citations, etc. Mobile: use this link.
Provides abstracts and indexing of the international literature of political science and international relations, along with complementary fields, including international law and public administration/policy.