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PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service) International contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Coverage is from 1915 and includes more than 120 countries.
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PapersFirst is an index of over 6.9 million papers presented at congresses, symposia, conferences, expositions, workshops, and meetings worldwide since 1993 and received by The British Library Document Supply Centre. (Information in PapersFirst is derived from the tables of contents in ProceedingsFirst.)

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Extensive industry, demographic, consumer, and economic data for many countries worldwide. Includes forecast data to 2010, market data for 330 consumer products in 49 countries, data about 100,000 brands, and market analysis reports.

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Collection of full-text electronic editions in philosophy, but also includes significant collections in political thought, religious studies, sociology, the history of science, economics, and classics. Original language texts are available in Latin, French, German, Danish, and Dutch, as well as English and English translation. Authors included are Aquinas, Aristotle, Austen, Austin, Descartes, Dewey, Engels, Hegel, Hobbes, Hume, Kant, Kierkegaard, Leibniz, Locke, Machiavelli, Marx, Mill, Nietzsche, Plato, Sidgwick, Spinoza, Wittgenstein, Wollstonecraft, and Yeats.

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PBS Video Collection features films from the series Frontline, American Experience, NOVA, Great Performances, America in Primetime, American Masters, e2, and Odyssey. Includes works by Ken Burns, Michael Wood, and other filmmakers.
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Covers essential areas related to peace research, including conflict resolution, international affairs, peace psychology, and other areas of key relevance.
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An index to more than 14 million articles in more than 3900 humanities and social science journals, from their first issues through 1995. Covers many older journals not indexed electronically anywhere else. Includes full text for more than 300 of the journals.
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An index to over 20 million articles in more than 6,000 humanities and social science journals from their first issues (as far back as 1665) through recent times. Includes full text of articles for some of the journals covered. Covers many older journals not indexed electronically anywhere else.
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Provides indexing and authors' abstracts for books and articles covering all areas of philosophy from as far back as 1940.
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This collection documents the joint and individual work lives of life-partners Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin, from the homophile movement of the 1950s to the 1980s. The collection is strongest in materials connected to Lyon and Martin's involvement with the Daughters of Bilitis, and for material from the 1960s and 1970s, particularly related to homophile and gay liberation organizations, lesbian mothers, and violence against women. The archive includes correspondence, manuscripts and manuscript drafts, organizational papers including minutes, constitutions, flyers and financial documents.

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The complete archive of the Picture Post from its first issue in 1938 to its last in 1957 — all digitized from originals in full color. Picture Post provides a fascinating snapshot of British life from the 1930s to the 1950s, with thousands of photos of ordinary people doing ordinary things — from boys rolling a tire, to a view of a postwar bedsit, to young women on a roller coaster — all caught in a single moment in time.

PILOTS  
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The goal of PILOTS - the Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress - is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations.
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Pivot  
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A directory of researchers and research funding opportunities that combines:
COS Funding Opportunities — with over 400,000 funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion
COS Scholar Universe — 3 million profiles of scholars worldwide.
Pivot compiles researcher profiles unique to an organization (such as University of Michigan-Dearborn) and matches them to relevant current funding opportunities. So, UM-Dearborn users can search for a funding opportunity and instantly view matching faculty from inside or outside UM-Dearborn. Or, a search for a given scholar will link to matching funding opportunities.
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Provides full text for more than 530 journals as well as indexing and abstracts for 2,900 journals. Also includes more than 340 full-text reference books and more than 38,000 full-text conference papers. Its coverage consists of topics such as law and legislation, comparative politics, political theory, international relations, humanitarian issues, and non-governmental organizations.
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This collection contains approximately 7,000 interrogations of members of the crews of ships seized by British privateers during the period from 1775 to 1784. The hand-written interrogations are included in their entirety with accompanying searchable details, including date of seizing, description of cargo, authorized origin and destination, name of privateer vessel, interrogated person, and place of interrogation.
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ProceedingsFirst contains tables of contents for over 190,000 congresses, symposia, conferences, expositions, workshops, and meetings worldwide since 1993 and received by The British Library Document Supply Centre. For citations to individual papers, see PapersFirst.

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Contains subject catalogs of publications on the history of art and the ancient world. Includes:
Archäologische Bibliographie (aktualisierte Version des Realkatalogs), 1956 - October 2008.
Sachkatalog der Römisch-Germanischen Kommission Frankfurt, 1992 - December 2007
Zugangsverzeichnis des Deutsche Archäologischen Institutes Madrid, 1991 - 2002
Monographien der Bibliographie zur Vor- und Frühgeschichte Europas (RGK), 1992 - 2006
Eurasienbibliographie des Deutschen Archäologischen Instituts (German only)
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Indexes to and abstracts of Congressional committee publications, including hearings, committee prints, reports, documents, and public laws. It includes the full text of reports and documents (1789-1969), hearings (1833-2003), Congressional Record (1985-), Statutes at Large (1789-), and Federal Register (1980-) as well as the current U.S. Code and Code of Federal Regulations. ProQuest Digital U. S. Bills and Resolutions 1789 - 2013 is also included in ProQuest Congressional. You can now search for the full text of ALL versions of ALL U.S. public and private bills and resolutions from 1789 - 2013.
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ProQuest Digital U. S. Bills and Resolutions 1789 - 2013  

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Search all current ProQuest databases, including ProQuest Research Library for general and academic articles, ABI/INFORM for business and management, ProQuest Newspapers, Ethnic NewsWatch, GenderWatch, and ProQuest Historical Newspapers.
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Includes dissertation and thesis citations from around the world (1861 to the present). Dissertations since July 1980 and Master's theses since 1988 include abstracts. Where available, a 24-page preview is included. Free full-text of dissertations and theses from Big Ten universities and The University of Chicago are available; full text of approximately 1 million more are available for a fee. List of the Big Ten universities.
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Annual reports (1844-current) available for over 800 companies. Searchable on data such as financial, Fortune 500 ranking, industry classification, key people, geographic location, auditor, and related companies. It can also be browsed by company name, related names, industry or date.
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ProQuest Historical Black Newspapers  
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Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003),
The Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988),
Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005),
New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993), and
Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002).
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ProQuest Historical Newspapers  
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Full-text searchable access to the complete backfiles of:
Atlanta Constitution (1868 - 1945)
Chicago Tribune (1849 - 1990)
Detroit Free Press (1831 - 1922)
The Guardian (1821 - 2003) and The Observer (1791 - 2003)
The Jerusalem Post (1932 - 2008)
Los Angeles Times (1881 - 1990)
New York Times (1851 - 2010)
Wall Street Journal (1889 - 1996)
Washington Post (1877 - 1997)
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Full text from over 1,000 newspapers and newswire services from around the world. Includes full text access to recent years of the Detroit News, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal (including Americas and Asia editions), and the Washington Post.
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ProQuest Research Library includes articles from scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers. The broad range of subjects covered includes arts, business, education, general interest, health, humanities, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, and women's interests. Included are more than 5,060 titles — over 3,600 in full text — from 1971 to the present.
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Provides geocoding and indexing by address for a selection of Sanborn maps. Searching can be done by address or by latitude/longitude coordinates. Maps from different years can be layered, including modern maps using the Google Map interface.
States included: Florida, Illinois, Massachusetts, Michigan, New York, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Virginia.
Cities included: Baltimore, Boston, Charlotte, Detroit, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Newark, Philadelphia, Richmond, Seattle and Washington DC.
For other all areas use Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970, without geocoding.
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We are experiencing problems accessing ProQuest Sanborn Maps Geo Edition and are trying to resolve the problem. (10/1/13)

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Covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction, and more.
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Published annually by the Federal Government since 1878, The Statistical Abstract of the United States is the best-known statistical reference publication in the country. As a comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States, it is a snapshot of America and its people. Now updated monthly!
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Includes global literature on technology and applied science, including materials science, aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, condensed matter physics, computer science, and electronic engineering. Incorporates:
• ProQuest Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Collection
• ProQuest Engineering Collection
• ProQuest Illustata: Technology
• ProQuest Materials Science Collection
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PsycARTICLES includes more than 110,000 full-text articles from 60 scholarly journals published by the American Psychological Association and other allied organizations.
Mobile access: Available through the EBSCOhost app.
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Digital archive of many of the major works of psychoanalysis (1871-2008). Contains the complete full text of fifty premier psychoanalytic journals, complete versions of one hundred classic psychoanalytic texts, and much more.
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Psychological Experiments Online pairs audio and video recordings of quintessential experiments in psychology with thousands of pages of primary-source documents. It's packed with exclusive and hard-to-find materials, including notes from experiment participants, journal articles, books, field notes, and final reports on topics from obedience to authority and from conformity to operant conditioning.
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PsycINFOcontains more than one million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports in the field of psychology. Journal coverage, spanning 1887 to the present, includes international material selected from more than 2,100 periodicals in over 35 languages.
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Provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments, as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration. Focuses primarily on unpublished tests developed by researchers, but not made commercially available. Covers 1910 to present, but over 70% is from 1990 and later.
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Public Administration Abstracts covers essential areas related to public administration, including public administration theory, and other areas of key relevance with coverage back to 1974.
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Public Affairs Index is a bibliographic database covering all aspects of national and global contemporary public policy issues ranging from public health, the environment, housing, human and civil rights, to international commerce and conflict. This database draws from a diverse array of scholarly journals, conference papers, trade publications, and government documents to provide up-to-date information on a broad range of topics of concern to the world today. Coverage starts in 1934, with more complete coverage beginning in 1970.
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PubMed  
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PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1940s.
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