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An online collection of directories that allows you to search for directory entries in a variety of ways. It also gives you quick and easy digital ways to view, store, and export the data you find. Gale Directory Library includes:
• Gale Business Rankings (2013 edition)
• Encyclopedia of Associations: International Organizations (43rd edition)
• Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S. (41st - 44th editions)
• Encyclopedia of Associations: Regional, State and Local Organizations (14th - 17th editions)
• Encyclopedia of Governmental Advisory Organizations ( 25th & 26th editions)
• Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media (146th & 147th editions)
• Publishers Directory (35th & 36th editions)
• Research Centers Directory (39th & 40 editions)
• Scholarships, Fellowships & Loans (27th & 28th editions)
• Ward's Business Directory of Private and Public Companies in Canada and Mexico (5th edition)
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Provides cross-searching of nine different historical newspaper and periodical archive collections, including: 17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers, 19th Century British Library Newspapers, 19th Century U.S. Newspapers, Economist Historical Archive, Illustrated London News Historical Archive, Liberty Magazine Historical Archive, Sunday Times Digital Archive, Times Digital Archive, and Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive.
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Search for full-text reference articles about a wide range of topics. Sources include Acronyms, Initialisms, and Abbreviations Dictionary; Countries and Their Cultures; Encyclopedia of Community; Environmental Encyclopedia; Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia; Historical Atlas of the Islamic World; and many others.
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Search for full-text articles on topics related to music, art, fashion, film studies, etc. Sources include Arts and Humanities Through the Eras, History of the American Cinema, Contemporary Fashion, and others.
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Search for full-text articles on a wide range of people from fields such as science, sports, entertainment, and business. Sources include American Men & Women of Science, Encyclopedia of World Biography, Notable Sports Figures, Business Leader Profiles for Students, and many others.
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Search for full-text articles on topics related to business and marketing. Sources include Encyclopedia of Major Marketing Campaigns, Encyclopedia of Small Business, and Gale Encyclopedia of E-Commerce.
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Search for full-text articles on topics related to K-12 education, higher education, and college searches. Sources include The College Blue Book; Encyclopedia of Education; Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans; and World Education Encyclopedia.
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Search for full-text articles on topics such as global climate change, habitat destruction, endangered species, and other environmental issues. Sources include Beacham's Guide to the Endangered Species of North America, Environmental Encyclopedia, and Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia.
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Search for full-text articles on topics such as U.S. history, European history, Asian history, cultural and social history, and other historical subjects. Sources include Encyclopedia of American Immigration, Encyclopedia of European Social History, Encyclopedia of Modern Asia, Historical Atlas of the Islamic World, and many others.
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Search for full-text articles on topics related to the law and the American Constitution. Sources include American Law Yearbook, Encyclopedia of the American Constitution, Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law, and West's Encyclopedia of American Law.
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Search for full-text articles on topics such as novelists and poets, modern American literature, nonfiction classics, holocaust literature, short fiction, and world literature. Sources include American Women Writers, Contemporary Poets, Nonfiction Classics for Students, Reference Guide to World Literature, and many others.
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Search for full-text articles on topics such as cancer, drug addiction, alternative medicine, public health, and other medical topics. Sources include Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive Behavior; Encyclopedia of Public Health; The Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders; The Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine; and many others.
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Search for full-text articles related to African American culture, gay and lesbian literature, and other multicultural topics. Sources include The African American Almanac; Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered History in America; Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America; and others.
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Search for full-text articles related to different countries and cultures around the world. Sources include Geo-Data: The World Geographical Encyclopedia, Historical Atlas of the Islamic World, Encyclopedia of the Community, and Countries and Their Cultures.
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Search for full-text articles related to world religions and philosophy. Sources include Contemporary American Religion, Encyclopedia of Islam and the Muslim World, Encyclopedia of Judaica, Encyclopedia of Science and Religion, Encyclopedia of Philosophy, and several others.
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Search for full-text articles related to biology, earth science, physics, and other areas of science and technology. Sources include Biology; Encyclopedia of Science, Technology, and Ethics; Macmillan Encyclopedia of Energy; World of Earth Science; and others.
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Search for full-text articles related to child development, disabilities, homelessness, psychoanalysis, and other topics in social sciences. Sources include Encyclopedia of Aging, Encyclopedia of Communication and Information, International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, Learning and Memory, and many others.
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Links to all Gale reference databases available to University of Michigan-Dearborn users.

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Full text from 87 Gannett newspapers from around the country. Includes full text access to recent years of the Detroit Free Press and the Lansing State Journal.
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The first comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of all the world's peoples. More than 700 expert contributors from all over the world. Includes audio files.
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Market research in chemicals, clean technology, medical equipment, oil and gas, pharmaceuticals, power, and semiconductors.
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Combines Women's Studies International and Men's Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. Includes links to several thousand freely available full-text articles and documents on the Web as well as coverage of professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses and dissertations, and other sources.
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Provides authoritative historical and current perspectives on the evolution of gender roles as they affect both men and women. Combining academic, gray, and popular literature titles, GenderWatch provides researchers with articles on wide-ranging topics like sexuality, religion, societal roles, feminism, masculinity, eating disorders, day care, and the workplace.
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Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends, as well as the latest in management, economics, and politics. Includes broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals, and company directory listings.
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Articles from magazines, newspapers, and selected academic journals. Covers a wide range of current topics.
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Articles from magazines, journals, and encyclopedias on a wide range of topics.
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Easy-to-use, designed specifically for students and non-specialists, and is the first place to look for answers to science-related questions. Features abstracts from nearly 100 periodicals from as far back as 1995.
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Describes the physical geography of every nation and dependency on Earth. Also includes maps and world rankings.

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Covers geology and earth sciences research, including geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports, and theses from 1785 to present.
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Books and articles reflecting the evolution of a feminist consciousness and women's rights, from 1543 to 1945. Includes more than 4,700 publications from Europe, the U.S., the U.K., Canada, and New Zealand. The anti-feminist case is presented as well as the pro-feminist. Many other titles present a purely objective record of the condition of women at a given time.
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Global Commodities: Trade, Exploration & Cultural Exchange brings together manuscript, printed, and visual primary source materials for the study of global commodities in world history. The commodities featured have been transported, exchanged, and consumed around the world for hundreds of years. They helped transform societies, global trading operations, habits of consumption, and social practices.
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Global Development Finance Online provides direct access to more than 200 debt and financial flows indicators for the 129 countries that report public and publicly-guaranteed debt to the World Bank Debtor Reporting System. These data run from 1970 to 2016, where available.

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Historical financial and economic data, including interest rates, stock markets, exchange rates, and more. Data is provided in ASCII or Excel format.
Note: Global Financial Data can only be accessed off campus through the university's VPN. For instructions, see the ITS Help Guide for your operating system.

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A comprehensive cultural, business, and travel database with in-depth coverage of 175 countries.
Major categories include:
• Society and Culture (What are taboo gifts in Saudi Arabia?)
• Food and Recipes (What are classic dishes in Iceland and how do I make them?)
• Communications (Will my cell phone work in Zimbabwe?)
• Travel (What are notable places to visit in Japan?)
• Business Culture (What should I expect at a business meeting in India?)
• Money and Banking (What do banknotes and coins look like in Indonesia?)
• Country Maps (9 downloadable maps per country)
• and more than 20 other topics with integrated photographs.
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globalEDGE is a knowledge web portal that connects international business professionals to a wealth of information, insights, and learning resources on global business activities.

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Career and Employment Resources including:
• Country Career Guides
• USA City Career Guides
• Job Postings and internship listings
• H1B Visa Employers
• Key Employer Directory
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Search the full text of books, and view the full text of selected public domain books.

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Google Magazines is a collection of more than 80 popular magazines such as Black World, Jazz Times, Mac Life, The Rotarian, Torque, and Yoga. Issues are at least a year old and coverage varies (for example, there are more than 1800 issues of Life and issues are available for Popular Science back to 1927. Magazines can be both browsed and searched.

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A Google search of scholarly sources, including articles, books, and papers. Also includes links to who cited articles. Use this link and you'll see UM-Dearborn availability for items and full text when available.
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Provides citations to U.S. federal government publications. Contains references to Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.).

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An extensive online French dictionary comprised of all 6 volumes of the latest print edition of this work. Included in this resource are 86,000 articles, 100,000 words, 350,000 meanings, and 410,000 use examples, as well as etymological information, quotations, homonyms, and much more.
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GreenFILE is a bibliographic database of information about environmental concerns. It indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment. Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health, and technology, GreenFILE contains nearly 300,000 records.
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Provides scholars, researchers, and genealogists with online, easily-searchable, first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society, and events of the time. You can also search for more recent dates of The Guardian and The Observer.
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A searchable database of more than 1.5 million nonprofit organizations in the United States, including foundations.
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A collection of prizewinning history books, published electronically. Topics include, but are not limited to Africa, Colonial Latin America, South Asia, Europe before 1800, Military History, and History of Foreign Relations.


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