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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.
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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.
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Washington Week is the longest-running primetime news & public affairs program on television. The program features a group of journalists participating in roundtable discussion of major news events. The video archive is searchable and includes shows as far back as 2000 while transcripts are available back to 2008.

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Cross-search multiple databases: BIOSIS Previews®, Current Contents Connect® (tables of contents), Data Citation Index(SM), ISI Web of Science with Conference Proceedings (citation indexes), and Zoological Record. Web of Knowledge also provides links (under "Additional Resources") to Journal Citation Reports, Scientific WebPlus, BiologyBrowser, Index to Organism Names, ResearcherID.com, and Science Watch. When you set up a free personal account, you can use EndNote Web and ResearcherID.com, set up citation and journal alerts, and save searches.
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Combines several citation indexes (Science Expanded, Social Sciences, Arts & Humanities, Conference Proceedings - Science, Conference Proceedings - Social Sciences & Humanities, Book - Science, Book - Social Sciences & Humanities), which permits searching for articles that cite a known author or work, as well as searching by subject, author, journal, and author address. Covers 12,000+ journals.
Web of Science is a part of Web of Knowledge
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Added September 2013

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Web OYA-bunko indexes periodicals held by the Oya Soichi bunko, a private library in Tokyo with a comprehensive collection of popular journals that reflect popular culture in Japan. More than 300 titles are covered including 110,000 personal names and 7,000 subject headings. Coverage: 1988- present.
Added June 2014

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Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) is a worldwide repository of more than 500,000 small molecule crystal structures hosted by Cambridge Crystallographic Data Center. Browse structures or search by substructure, similarity, etc.
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Wildlife & Ecology Studies Worldwide (1935 & earlier to the present) is the most comprehensive resource on wildlife information. Major topic areas include studies of individual species, habitat types, hunting, economics, wildlife behavior, management techniques, diseases, ecotourism, zoology, taxonomy, and much more.
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Journal articles from Wiley publications in the areas of business, finance and management, education, engineering and sciences, law, and psychology.
e-Books published since 2008 are also available.
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Primary documents, books, images, scholarly essays, book reviews, etc. documenting women's activism in public life. Previously inaccessible data and statistics from the publications of local and state commissions on women since 1963 are also included as well as an indexed, searchable online edition of the highly respected, Notable American Women: A Biographical Dictionary (5 vols, 1971-2004).
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Through the writings of women activists, their personal letters and diaries, and the proceedings of conferences at which pivotal decisions were made, this collection lets you see how women's social movements shaped much of the events and attitudes that have defined modern life.
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Covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Topics covered include: sociology, history, political science and economy, public policy, international relations, arts and humanities, business and education. Sources include: journals, newspapers, newsletters, bulletins, books, proceedings, reports, theses, dissertations, NGO studies, websites, and grey literature.
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The World Bank eLibrary is a fully searchable portal of over 6,000 World Bank documents including over 2,000 World Bank publications and over 3,200 Policy Research Working Papers, plus each new book and paper as they are published.

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Detailed information on 9,000 Christian denominations and on religions in every country of the world. Extensive data are available on 238 countries and 13,000 ethno-linguistic peoples, as well as on 5,000 cities and 3,000 provinces. Information is readily available on religious activities, growth rates, religious literature, worker activity, and demography. Additional secular data is included on population, health, education, languages, and communication. An invaluable resource for anyone interested in Christian and religious demography and the history of Christianity.

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Part of the World Bank eLibrary, World Development Indicators provides a comprehensive selection of economic, social, and environmental indicators, drawing on data from the World Bank and more than 30 partner agencies. The database covers more than 900 indicators for 210 economies with data back to 1960. Specific series and countries/groups can be selected for specific year ranges, and data can be exported.
Mobile Access: Available through World Bank Data Finder Mobile Apps.

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Access to more than 1,750 important, critically acclaimed documentaries from filmmakers worldwide. A rich survey of human history from the earliest civilizations to the fall of the Berlin Wall. Unparalleled geographical and chronological coverage delivers the sights, sounds, artifacts, and histories from around the world straight to your desktop. Included are many of the documentaries most frequently used today in university-level classes teaching history, civilization, and documentary film.
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World Newspaper Archive is a fully searchable, digital collection of historical newspapers from around the world. This is a gradually expanding digitized backfile of 19th and 20th century newspapers that includes: African Newspapers (1800-1922), America's Historical Newspapers (1690-1999), Latin American Newspapers (1805-1922), and South Asian Newspapers (1864-1922).
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The full run of newsreels on significant historical events from throughout the 20th century. Includes the "March of Time" series, and selected videos from American History in Video and World History in Video, but adds new material from France, Japan, the Netherlands, and other countries throughout the world.
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Contains primary source material from archives in the United States and Europe. The historical collections include original manuscripts, signed letters, expedition records, reports, maps, diaries, descriptions of voyages, ephemera, and more.

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Records for any type of material cataloged by member libraries, including most academic libraries in North America, many public libraries, and libraries around the world.
Supports more sophisticated searching than WorldCat.org. For example, you can use multiple search terms in specific fields (title, author, subject, etc.) and limit by characteristics such as format, date or audience level.

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Descriptions of dissertations, theses, and published material based on theses held by over 57,000 libraries worldwide (including most libraries in North America, and the national libraries of Australia and many Western European countries). Includes many titles from European countries not included in ProQuest Dissertations & Theses.

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Records for any type of material cataloged by member libraries, including most academic libraries in North America, many public libraries, and libraries around the world.
Simpler interface than WorldCat. Includes create lists and build bibliography tools, as well as plug-ins for Facebook and Firefox.

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Digital images of text from Lyle Wright's bibliography American Fiction, 1851-1875. Contains 2,887 volumes: 1,124 completely edited and encoded, 1,763 unedited, by 1,456 authors.


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