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Covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Over 1,700 journals published from as far back as 1910 to the present are included.
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Updated October 2014
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AIAA journals present original research about concepts, methods of analysis, technical knowledge, exploratory developments, and new applications spanning the spectrum of aerospace science and technology.
Note: AIAA books can be found in the Knovel Engineering & Scientific Online database.
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Apartheid South Africa makes available British government files from the Foreign, Colonial, Dominion and Foreign and Commonwealth Offices spanning the period 1948 to 1980.
Note: 1948-1975 is available now; 1976-1980 is expected in March 2015.
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Added January 2015
Archaeological Sites Images  
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The records in this collection document the history of the Church of the Province of Uganda, including some of the first written documents about and originating from Uganda. It covers the period from the arrival of the first Church Missionary Society missionaries at King Mutesa's court (1877) to the early 1980s.
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Artemis is a full-text primary source database that cross-searches Eighteenth-Century Collections Online (ECCO), Nineteenth-Century Collections Online (NCCO), and The Making of the Modern World
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Artstor Digital Library provides over 1.5 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences, and includes an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. The collections comprise contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates.
ARTstor requires registration to download images and to use the software tools.
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Added June 2014
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Access to full text of ASTM standards and historical industrial standards. Includes Construction, General Test Methods, Metals, Paint, Petroleum Products, Plastics, Rubber and Electrical Insulating Materials, Textiles, and Miscellaneous. To find a standard:
• Click on IHS Standards Expert after you connect.
• Enter your standard number in the 'Doc No.' field and 'ASTM' in the 'Text' field; click on 'Search'
• Find your standard in the list and click on the 'View Document' icon
• Read the copyright agreement and click on 'Accept' to download the PDF.
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Note: ASTM Standards through IHS will be discontinued August 31, 2014, but you will still be able to access ASTM Standards through ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library.
Updated July 2014
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EBSCOhost's Audiobook Collection includes fiction and non-fiction downloadable audiobooks. The books are a mix of classics and current titles. Although multiple users may access Audiobook Collection at the same time, each individual book can only be downloaded by one person at a time.
A free, personal EBSCOhost account is required to download the books.
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Instrutions on downloading audobooks — and how to download to devices.
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Bibliography of Native North Americans (BNNA) provides citations to books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. BNNA covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. Content range covers the sixteenth century through the present. The earliest indexed publication is from 1890, there is some coverage throughout the twentieth century, and the bulk of the collection was published after 1990.
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British Online Archives contains a wide range of materials related to British history, including the colonization of America, India, Africa, the West Indies, New Zealand, Australia, and Melanesia. The collection contains sources that relate to both politics and history, including:
• Records of missionaries from the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel
• Records made by the East India Company
• Papers of the Parliamentary Labour Party
• Anti-fascist newsletters of the International Transport Workers' Federation
• Records of the Communist Party of Great Britain
• The British Union of Fascists' newspapers and secret files
• British Broadcasting Corporation records
• Trade directories
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CCH IntelliConnect is a tax and accounting research service that contains tax, securities, banking, and trade law. It includes the CCH Federal Tax Service, IRS letter rulings, state tax reporters, Federal Securities Law Reports, the Trade Regulation Reporter, the Government Contracts Reporter, business law, current news, and more.
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Use Policy: When using material from this database in reports and presentations, vendor contract requirements dictate that you must include the phrase, "Used with permission of CCH IntelliConnect."
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The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials includes details of published articles taken from bibliographic databases (notably MEDLINE and EMBASE), and other published and unpublished sources as part of the preparation of a Cochrane Review.
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The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews is the leading resource for systematic reviews in health care. Each Cochrane Review is a peer-reviewed systematic review. Currently there are over 5,000 Cochrane Reviews including nearly 2,000 protocols providing an explicit description of the research methods and objectives for Cochrane Reviews in progress. Existing Reviews are updated as new information becomes available.
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A collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform health-care decision making regarding the effectiveness of healthcare treatments and interventions, as well as methodology and diagnostic tests. Included are:
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials
Cochrane Methodology Register Database
Health Technology Assessment Database
NHS Economic Evaluation Database
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The Cochrane Methodology Register is a bibliography of publications that report on methods used in the conduct of controlled trials. It includes journal articles, books, and conference proceedings, and the content is sourced from MEDLINE and hand searches. The Cochrane Methodology Register contains studies of methods used in reviews and more general methodological studies that could be relevant to anyone preparing systematic reviews.
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International news, economic statistics, market quotes, and analyst reports on emerging markets worldwide. Reports include information about countries, companies, and industries. Contains resources from Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Central Asia, Central and Southeast Europe, Africa, and the Middle-East. Users can create a login to save personal settings.
Added December 2014
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This is a resource for a wide range of video and text material focusing on engineering failures and successes. At completion, the collection will contain 250 hours and 50,000 pages of quality documentaries, accident reports, experiments, visualizations, case studies, lectures, and interviews from leading engineering institutions around the world.
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Organized by country, this collection covers a wide range of viewpoints on political, social, and economic issues. It sheds light on the foreign relations interactions between Central American and South American countries. Cuba, Haiti, and the Dominican Republic are represented as Caribbean states. This collection includes cables, memoranda, correspondence, reports and analyses, and treaties.
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Added August 2014
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Originally microfilmed as Records of the Department of State relating to Political Relations, this collection consists of materials pertaining to political relations between the U.S. and countries of Latin America and the Caribbean. In particular, it documents the U.S. shift to maintain its influence in Latin America through Pan-Americanism, support for strong local leaders, the training of national guards, economic and cultural penetration, Export-Import Bank loans, financial supervision, and political subversion.
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The Health Technology Assessment Database brings together details of completed and ongoing health technology assessments (studies of the medical, social, ethical, and economic implications of healthcare interventions) from around the world. The aim of the HTA Database is to improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of health care.
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Coverage of the history of the world from the 15th century to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life). More than 2,300 journals published from 1955 to the present in more than 40 languages are covered.
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Updated October 2014
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This collection is a comprehensive survey of the original writings of the Hungarian reformers. It includes texts from the 1540s to works written for the established churches of the region during the 1650s.
Added November 2014
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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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Added June 2014
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The English-language Japan Chronicle Weekly (1902 - 1940) is the newspaper of record for Japan's engagement with modernity and its emergence, through war, political and social upheaval, and seismic social change in East Asia, onto the world stage in the first half of the twentieth century. This well-informed, controversial but always readable source of news and opinion on Japan and East Asia offers an intriguing and lively Japanese complement to the North-China Herald.
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The Jeffrey R. Parsons digital images are part of the Jeffrey R. Parsons collection housed at the Bentley Historical Library. The images document Parson's field work in the Basin of Mexico and in Peru, and are part of the collections' visual materials series. These depict terrain survey work, a variety of ceramic work, and multiple archaeological sites. Among the locations documented here are Ixtapalapa, Zumpango, Texcoco, Chalco, Xochimilco, Jauja, Huasahuasi, Junin, and Tarma.
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Added May 2014
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Jewish Heritage Collection Digital Archive contains images and supporting descriptions of the approximately 600 objects in the Jewish Heritage Collection in the Special Collections Library at the University of Michigan. The collection was formed to reflect Jewish life through an unusual assemblage of artwork, books, printed ephemera such as pamphlets and postcards, and objects of everyday and religious significance.
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Added September 2014
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JoVE Chemistry includes fundamental and applied research that investigates molecular interactions, properties, and structure. The following core divisions are included: analytical, organic, organometallic, inorganic, bioinorganic, and biochemistry. JoVE Chemistry also includes the design and preparation of materials and small molecules for advanced or unique applications.
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Practice exams for many common tests, including GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, civil service, military, and professional licensing and certification exams. Includes a section for job search skills and resume/interviewing skills.
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• You will need to set up a new account if you haven't since July 1, 2014.
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Updated July 2014
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Loeb Classical Library includes more than 520 volumes of Latin, Greek, and English texts. The collection covers epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; the great medical writers and mathematicians; those Church Fathers who made particular use of pagan culture. Our entire Greek and Latin Classical heritage is represented with up-to-date texts and accurate English translations.
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Met Opera on Demand: Student Access offers users instant access to more than 500 full-length Metropolitan Opera performances, including stunning HD videos from the Met's award-winning "Live in HD" series of movie theater transmissions; classic telecasts from the 1970s, '80s, and '90s; and hundreds of radio broadcasts dating back to 1935. Every opera includes an English synopsis, with synopses in multiple languages available for many operas.
Note: This resource is limited to ten simultaneous users. If you cannot access it, please try again later.
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The National Palace Museum Collections Online presents around 6,000 objects (antiquities, painting, and calligraphy) preserved at the imperial collections and palatial treasures from the various Chinese dynasties at the National Palace Museum, Taipei.
Added August 2014
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NHS Economic Evaluation Database focuses primarily on the economic evaluation of health care interventions. Economic evaluations are studies in which a comparison of two or more interventions or care alternatives is undertaken and in which both the costs and outcomes of the alternatives are examined. This includes cost-benefit analyses, cost-utility analyses, and cost-effectiveness analyses.
Note: the primary focus of this database is British (the National Health Service of Great Britain).
Added May 2014
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Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO) unites multiple, distinct archives into a single resource of a wide variety of previously unavailable primary sources including: books and monographs, newspapers and periodicals, diaries and personal letters, manuscripts, photographs, pamphlets, maps, sheet music, and more. NCCO currently contains 4 collections:
• Asia and the West: Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange
• British Politics and Society
• British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High and Popular Culture
• European Literature, 1790-1840: The Corvey Collection
Mobile access: Available through the Gale AccessMyLibrary College Edition App.
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Added April 2014
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Optics InfoBase provides access to the journals of the Optical Society of America, plus OSA's major meetings (past and current). It also includes access to OSA's Optics ImageBank, containing more than 200,000 indexed images and figures from OSA journals.
Added January 2015
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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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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 handwritten 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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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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Added May 2014
Research Insight  
Research Insight has been replaced by WRDS. It is NOT provided by the library; it is only available on computers in the College of Business Computer Labs.
Updated January 2015
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Romanticism: Life, Literature and Landscape includes manuscript materials from the Wordsworth Trust by William Wordsworth, Dorothy Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, and other Romantic writers. The collection also includes landscape paintings and drawings of the Lake District by such artists as Thomas Gainsborough, J.M.W. Turner, Joseph Wilkinson, and John Constable.
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Added August 2014
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Provides full-text access to scholarly books and journals in chemistry and chemical engineering published by the Royal Society of Chemistry. Also includes access to The Merck Index.
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Updated January 2015
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NEW! SAE Technical Papers from 1906 to 1997 are now available in SAE Digital Library!
Includes full text of every paper contained in the SAE Proceedings, Special Publications, and Transactions since 1906. The digital library covers advancements in all areas of mobility engineering.
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• Full text is only available for the above items in which the Publisher listed is SAE International.
• Access to SAE Standards is not included.

Updated October 2014
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SBDS includes spectra for 34,000 organic compounds. The types of spectra included are: electron impact Mass spectrum (EI-MS), Fourier transform infrared spectrum (FT-IR), 1H nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrum, 13C NMR spectrum, laser Raman spectrum, and electron spin resonance (ESR) spectrum.
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Added October 2014
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Full text and downloadable access to e-books in Thieme's Color Atlas and Fleixbook series. The content is focused on basic medical and clinical sciences, radiology, and anatomy with over 60 titles represented.
Content is also mobile optimized for iPads. iPublishCentral Reader app is needed prior to access on an iPad. For more information on iPad access, see http://ebooks.thieme.com/staticcms/ipadaccess.
Added October 2014
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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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