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New features: Company Research Reports, which covers more than 8000 leading publicly traded companies and Business Environment Database Reports which provides information about changes in industries. Industry Market Research Reports covers a wide-ranging number of U.S. industries. Reports are updated every 4 months and include growth trends, the competitive environment, and key issues facing each industry.

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The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research maintains the world's largest archive of computerized, numeric social science data. Topics covered include demography, economics, health care, politics, social behavior, public opinion.
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The world's largest database for completely identified inorganic crystal structures. ICSD contains about 156,000 peer-reviewed data entries, including their atomic coordinates, dating back to 1973.
ICSD contains:
• 1,675 crystal structures of the elements
• 30,075 records for binary compounds
• 58,371 records for ternary compounds
• 55,754 records for quarternary and quintenary compounds
About 119,000 entries (75.9% of entries) have been assigned a structure type. There are currently 6,357 structure prototypes.
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The IEEE eLearning Library delivers more than 300 courses in core and emerging technologies that provide students, faculty, and professionals the best educational courses from IEEE conferences and workshops around the world.
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Full-text access to IEEE and IET journals, magazines, and conference proceedings published since 1988 as well as select content back to 1893. Also includes IEEE transactions, all current IEEE Standards, the IEEE-Wiley eBooks Library, and VDE VERLAG conference proceedings.
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IEEE mobile

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Access to about 300 electronic titles across 12 specialist disciplines, covering all key areas of engineering and technology.

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This collection of reference titles from IGI Global's Information Science Reference contains full-text articles and chapters regarding research, trends, technologies, and challenges in the fields of information science, technology, and management. Reference articles and chapters can be easily searched using basic or advanced searches.
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A full facsimile run of the illustrated newspaper. Includes more than 260,000 pages, including specials and presentation pieces.
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Indexing of more than 2,500 collections of oral history, in English, from around the world. Collections include letters, diaries, memoirs, autobiographies, and other personal narratives.
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References to journal articles, books, and conference proceedings on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. Includes not only publications about the Middle East, but also the other main Muslim areas of Asia and Africa, and Muslim minorities elsewhere.
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Provides subject and iconographic access to more than 200,000 photographic reproductions of Christian art in the east and west from early apostolic times up to A.D. 1400. Includes bibliographies for all works of art covered. (Images are not included.)

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A guide to the reports and research that are generated by local government agencies, civic organizations, academic and research organizations, public libraries, and metropolitan and regional planning agencies in the United States and Canada.

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Indexing of over 1,000 legal journals, law reviews, yearbooks, institutes, statutes, bar association publications, university publications, and government publications. International coverage includes periodicals from the U.S., Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand.
Mobile access available through the EBSCOhost app.
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Indiastat provides key statistics about India, including census, election, foreign trade, health data, and more. For example, population density by state (1901-2011), state and regional level population (2001 and 2011), presidential election voter turnout in general election by state (1967-2009), and state assembly election (1962-2011) are currently available.
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• To access the data, please click on a link called "IP Login" at the top of the main page.
• This is a single-user database. Please logout on behalf of the next user when you finish your research.
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Reports are organized by world regions. Industries covered include automotive, biotech, IT, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, and many more.

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Description: Provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world.
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Inorganic Crystal Structure Database  
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The International Encyclopedia of Communication covers the breadth of communication studies, including coverage of theories, media and communication phenomena, research methods, problems, concepts, and geographical areas. It also covers such interdisciplinary areas as communication theory and philosophy, interpersonal communication, journalism, intercultural and intergroup communication, media effects, strategic communication/PR, communication and media law and policy, media systems in the world, and communication and technology.
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A scholarly encyclopedia that covers a wide range of topics in the social and behavioral sciences. Comprehensive articles put current knowledge in historical perspective, and show the relevance of the social and behavioral sciences for social policy.
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Indexes several hundred international music periodicals from over 20 countries, plus full text for more than 140 of them. Some complete journal runs are included, with indexing back to 1874. Covers the full spectrum of subjects and all aspects of music, including music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms, and composition.
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Indexes articles in more than 260 international scholarly and popular performing arts periodicals. Covers a broad spectrum of the performing arts including dance, drama, theater, stagecraft, musical theater, circus performance, opera, pantomime, puppetry, magic, performance art, film, television and more.
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Includes the following databases. Information can be exported in spreadsheet format.
International Financial Statistics (IFS) – a standard source of international statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance. It reports, for most countries of the world, on exchange rates, money and banking, prices, production, international transactions, government accounts, national accounts, etc.
Direction of Trade Statistics (DOTS) – presents, for most member countries of the IMF, current figures on the value of merchandise exports and imports disaggregated according to their most important trading partners. Data is available from 1980 onwards.
Government Finance Statistics – (GFS) contains detailed annual statistical data on revenue, expense, transactions in assets and liabilities, and stocks of assets and liabilities of general government and its subsectors.
Balance of Payments Statistics (BOP) – summarizes the economic transactions of an economy with the rest of the world. It reports total goods, services, factor income, and current transfers an economy receives from or provides to the rest of the world as well as capital transfers and changes in each economy's external financial claims and liabilities.
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Coverage of more than 1,000 the world's leading journals in political science back to 1951.
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Investment Claims includes materials and analysis in international investment law and arbitration with fully searchable awards and decisions linked and cross-referenced to cited awards and instruments, accompanied by full reports and analysis.
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Includes all Institute of Physics journals since 1874. Also includes the Physics World Archive and recently published IoP books.
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Includes a broad range of original source material from the Foreign Office, Colonial Office, War Office, and Cabinet Papers covering the period from the Anglo-Indian landing in Basra in 1914 through the British Mandate in Iraq of 1920-32 to the rise of Saddam Hussein in 1974.
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Primarily includes citations for over 40,000 books and essays and articles from over 400 scholarly journals in all areas of Medieval and Renaissance studies (400 - 1700). Also includes full-text access to a few journals and several books. Included databases are:
• Baptisteria Sacra: An Iconographic Index of Baptismal Fonts
• Bibliography of English Women Writers (1500-1640)
• Iter Bibliography
• Iter italicum
• Medici Archive Project
• Milton: A Bibliography (1624-1799)


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