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Name Subject Area Best Bets Description
CALI
  • Law
N/A Collection of interactive, computer-based lessons covering numerous legal education subject areas. Designed to augment tradition law school education.
Cambridge Histories Online N/A A historical reference compendium allows instant access to the texts of the Cambridge Histories series
Camio
  • Art & Art History
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Catalog of Art Museum Images Online is a resource of works of art from around the world contributed and described by leading museums. Showcasing a wide range of fine and decorative art, CAMIO provides high-quality art images for education, research and enjoyment. All content is rights-cleared for educational use. Every work in CAMIO is represented by at least one high-resolution image and a description. Many have additional views of the work, sound, video and curatorial notes.
Campbell Collaboration
  • Social Work
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The Campbell Collaboration is an international research network that produces systematic reviews of the effects of social interventions. The Campbell Library of Systematic Reviews provides free online access to systematic reviews in the areas of education, criminal justice and social welfare.
Canadian encyclopedia online N/A Contains the full English text of the Canadian Encyclopedia, a work 20 years in the making. The Encyclopedia represents the co-operative efforts of some 3800 contributors from all parts of Canada.
Cancer Information Service N/A Profiles the Cancer Information Service, which provides accurate, up-to-date information on cancer for patients and their families, health professionals, and the general public. Provides the Cancer Information Service's toll-free telephone number - 1-800-4-CANCER. The service offers information on the latest cancer treatments, clinical trials, tips on cancer detection and how to reduce risk of cancer, and community services for patients and their families.
Carcinogenic potency database N/A Widely used resource on the results of chronic long term animal cancer tests.
CCH Intelliconnect
  • Law
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Business
N/A A comprehensive source providing accounting, tax, business, intellectual property, estate planning, health care, labor and employment, government contracting and securities law and analysis. Federal and state legislative, statutory, regulatory and case law and analytical materials such as treatises and news as well as authoritative explanations from the editorial staff are available. Research, customization, news tracking, citation and practice tools are also available via this service.
CCRIS--Chemical carcinogenesis research information system
  • Environmental Science
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Full-text information on carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion, and tumor inhibition test results of over 8000 chemicals. Searchable through TOXNET's Toxicology data search.
CDC National Prevention Information Network N/A A comprehensive information service for people working in the fields of HIV prevention, care, and support.
CDC wonder
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Provides a single point of access to a variety of CDC reports, guidelines, and numeric public health data.
Cell: a molecular approach N/A A book that is designed to be an approachable and teachable text that on the subject of cell biology and the four major breakdowns of the topic.
Center for Research Libraries
  • Anthropology
N/A The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is an international consortium of independent research, college and university libraries. Collections include newspapers, journals, documents, archives, and other primary source materials, primarily from outside the U.S., with a focus on "emerging" areas such as Southeast Asia and the Middle East. Over 500,000 monographs and foreign dissertations are available. Most items are available for use and may be requested through WSU Library Interlibrary Loan.
ChemIDplus
  • Health & Medicine
N/A ChemIDplus provides access to structure and nomenclature authority files used for the identification of chemical substance cited in National Library of Medicine (NLM) databases. The database contains over 349,000 chemical records, of which over 56,000 include chemical structures, and is searchable by name, synonym, CAS registry number, molecular formula, classification code, locator code, and structure.
Chicago Tribune
  • News & Newspapers
N/A The Chicago Tribune keeps readers informed of the latest news from the Chicago area, the nation and the world every day. The Tribune has a reputation for investigative and public service journalism earning 24 Pulitzer Prizes since 1932. Comprehensive coverage back to 1985.
Chicago Tribune Historical Full-Text
  • News & Newspapers
N/A The Chicago Tribune (1849-1986) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
Child Care and Early Education
  • Education
N/A Resources in the collection examine the child care and early education experiences of children birth through age 8 and -- when addressing school-age child care -- through age 13. The collection brings together original research, syntheses, datasets, and other research-related resources from the wide range of social science disciplines and professional fields that study early care and education.
Chilton Library N/A ChiltonLibrary.com represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make, and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models. ChiltonLibrary.com gives you the confidence to service or repair virtually any system on your vehicle.
Chronicle of Higher Education
  • News & Newspapers
  • Law
N/A The Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. The Chronicle's Web site features the complete contents of the latest issue daily news and advice columns, current job listings, articles published since September 1989, discussion forums and career-building tools such as an online CV's, salary databases, and more.
CINAHL Complete
  • Nursing
  • Health & Medicine
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CINAHL Complete is a comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 750 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index with no embargo. CINAHL Complete is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing and allied health literature.
Civil engineering database N/A Civil Engineering Database includes citations and abstracts for ASCE documents published since 1973 in journals, conference proceedings, books, standards, and magazines. Subject include: aerospace, earthquake, environmental, geotechnical, structural and architectural engineering, bridges, engineering mechanics, highways, hydrology, irrigation and drainage, transportation, urban planning, water resources, and waterway, port, coastal and ocean engineering. ASCE Software Buyers Guide included.
Clinical Alerts N/A NLM began offering clinical alert notices online in January 1991. Clinical alerts are provided to expedite the release of findings from the NIH-funded clinical trials where such release could significantly affect morbidity.
Clinical Pharmacology
  • Health & Medicine
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Clinical practice guidelines N/A Collection of clinical practice guidelines, quick reference guides for clinicians, and consumer versions that are in English and Spanish.
Clinical Trials.gov
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Provides patients, family members, health care professionals, and members of the public easy access to information on clinical trials for a wide range of diseases and conditions.
ClinicalKey
  • Health & Medicine
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Full text access to select health science textbooks, journals, procedural videos, clinical practice guidelines, drug information, patient handouts, and CME materials with particular emphasis on medicine and surgery.
Cochrane Library
  • Health & Medicine
  • Nursing
N/A Consists chiefly of 7 databases: Cochrane database of systematic reviews Database of abstracts of reviews of effectiveness (DARE) Cochrane central register of controlled trials (CENTRAL) Cochrane database of methodology reviews Cochrane methodology register Health technology assessment database (HTA) and NHS Economic evaluation database (NHS EED).
Code of Federal Regulations
  • Law
N/A The Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the executive departments and agencies of the Federal Government. It is divided into 50 titles that represent broad areas subject to Federal regulation. Each volume of the CFR is updated once each calendar year and is issued on a quarterly basis.
Colonial Williamsburg Foundation’s Digital Library
  • History
N/A Search engine with digitized versions of rare books and manuscripts from the Foundation's collection, a selection of reports on the buildings and people of 18th century Williamsburg, and the complete run of the Virginia Gazette to 1780. Over time, more resources will be added to this archive.
Columbia International Affairs Online
  • Political Science
  • Law
N/A CIAO includes original case studies written by leading international affairs experts, course packs of background readings for history and political science classes, and special features like the analysis of a bin Laden recruitment tape with video.
Communication and Mass Media Complete
  • Language and Literature
  • Communication & Journalism
  • Business
N/A Communication & Mass Media Complete provides quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline. CMMC offers cover-to-cover (“core”) indexing and abstracts for over 390 journals, and selected (“priority”) coverage of 200 more, for a combined coverage of nearly 600 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for 285 journals.
Compendex
  • Chemistry
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Engineering
N/A Compendex covers broad subject areas of engineering and applied science. Coverage includes nuclear technology, bioengineering, transportation, chemical and process engineering, light and optical technology, agricultural engineering and food technology, computers and data processing, applied physics, electronics and communications, control, civil, mechanical, materials, petroleum, aerospace and automotive engineering.
Comprehensive Cancer Information N/A An online source for cancer information, designed for patients and the public, health professionals, and basic researchers.
Computer Database N/A Use this database to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.
Contemporary Authors N/A A bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields
ContentsFirst
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A Contains the complete table of contents information from more than 13,000 journals in science, technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and popular culture.
COS Pivot: Funding Opportunities
  • Health & Medicine
N/A A comprehensive searchable database of funding information, with more than 25,000 records, representing over 400,000 funding opportunities worth over $33 billion.
COS Pivot: Profiles N/A Find available funds, grants, fellowships, and awards from all over the world.
Courtroom Connect Video N/A Provides trial video from major legal proceedings. Online streaming video of civil trials, civil hearings, and appellate court oral arguments. See the digital evidence as it is presented during the courtroom proceedingsline streaming video of civil trials, civil hearings, and appellate court oral arguments. See the digital evidence as it is presented during the courtroom proceedings.
CQ public affairs collection
  • Political Science
  • Law
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A The CQ Public Affairs Collection is a database that brings together information on current affairs. Organized by 22 key public affairs subject headings, the CQ Public Affairs Collection features reports on vital issues, statistical and historical analysis, historic documents and primary source materials. There is also a directory of key government, nonprofit, and private organizations in each of the major policy areas.
CQ Researcher
  • Political Science
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Law
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A The CQ Library is a subscription-only service that provides Web access to CQ weekly and the CQ researcher.
Criminal Justice Database
  • Criminal Justice
  • Social Work
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With a focus on U.S. and international criminal justice journals, providing research support for students interested in careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law and industrial security.
CSA Illumina Databases N/A CSA Illumina provides access to over 15 full-text and bibliographic databases in the Arts & Humanities, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences and Technology.
Current research at Wayne State University
  • Science, General
N/A Contains citations and abstracts of dissertations and theses submitted by Wayne State University and published in UMI's dissertation abstracts database. Authorized users may download the full text of dissertations and theses.
Cochrane database of systematic reviews N/A Consists chiefly of 7 databases: Cochrane database of systematic reviews Database of abstracts of reviews of effectiveness (DARE) Cochrane central register of controlled trials (CENTRAL) Cochrane database of methodology reviews Cochrane methodology register Health technology assessment database (HTA) and NHS Economic evaluation database (NHS EED).
Computer Assisted Legal Information Library of Lessons N/A Collection of interactive, computer-based lessons covering numerous legal education subject areas. Designed to augment tradition law school education.
Congressional Publications
  • Law
N/A U.S. legislative information including hearings, reports, prints and documents and the CIS Legislative Histories from Congressional Information Service. Provides the option to limit searches to the Congressional Record or the U.S. Serial Set.
Courtroom Connect AudioCaseFiles N/A AudioCaseFiles offers downloadable MP3 files of court opinions as well as streaming trial video. Search by course or casebook to find audio material from 1L classes and 2L and 3L subjects. Watch seasoned practitioners argue cases on products liability, antitrust, mergers and acquisitions, and more.
Current and Historical Newspapers from ProQuest N/A Current issues of major newspapers and access to historical newspapers.