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Name Subject Area Best Bets Description
19th Century Masterfile N/A 19th Century Masterfile is a vast Index of Indexes , and is the largest resource for historical research prior to 1925.
Abstracts in social gerontology
  • Education
N/A Abstracts in Social Gerontology includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
Academic Onefile
  • Education
  • Library Science
  • Greek & Latin
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Communication & Journalism
  • Women's Studies
N/A Academic OneFile contains peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995.
AccessAnesthesiology
  • Health & Medicine
N/A In AccessAnesthesiology, physicians and residents can access a compendium of medical resources, including exclusive procedural videos, Custom Curriculum, and power search functionality, blended seamlessly with tables and charts designed for quick reference. Backed by an esteemed advisory board, AccessAnesthesiology offers multiple tools for resident education and certification/recertification in pain managements, critical care, and perioperative medicine.
AccessMedicine
  • Health & Medicine
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A repository of medical knowledge from internal medicine, cardiology, genetics, pharmacy, diagnosis and management, basic sciences, patient care, and more. Continuously expanding, all databases in the repository contain the latest editions of selected medical titles.
AccessPharmacy
  • Health & Medicine
N/A AccessPHARMACY: Users can search over 20 core curriculum textbooks, identify a core topic, or browse site by organ system. Case studies, care plans, self-assessments and NAPLEX review help students develop and track key skills providing critical feedback for students and teachers. Other features include information on clinical relevance and lab tests, comprehensive drug database, news & updates from Pharmacotherapy News Network (PNN) and Goodman & Gilmans Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics.
AccessSurgery
  • Health & Medicine
N/A McGraw-Hill's AccessSurgery.com is an integrated online resource that provides medical students, surgical residents, and practicing surgeons with quick answers to surgical inquiries from trusted sources. Organized around the ACGME's (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education) mandate for a Core Curriculum, AccessSurgery delivers content in context.
ACM Digital Library
  • Library Science
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Engineering
N/A This site provides subscribers with access to ACM journals and magazines, as well as conference proceedings.
ACP Pier: The physicians' information and education resource N/A PIER is evidence-based clinical guidance presented electronically in a unique layered and telegraphic format. It is designed for rapid access to clinical information at the point of care. PIER includes recommendations based on all levels of medical evidence including RCTs, cohort and observational studies, case reports, and expert opinion.
ACS Publications
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Chemistry
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Engineering
N/A This web page provides access to the electronic full-text of the over 30 titles published (or co-published) by ACS. Select either Journals and magazines or Search the journals to get to the list of titles available.
African American Experience
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A An online collection on African American life, The African American Experience is an electronic research tool for African American history and culture. The two primary goals: to provide rock-solid information from authorities in the field, and to allow African Americans to speak for themselves through a wealth of primary sources. Designed under the guidance of leading librarians, this database gives voice to the black experience from its African origins to the present day.
AGRICOLA
  • Biology
  • Nutrition & Food Science
  • Health & Medicine
  • Agriculture
  • Science, General
N/A Accesses the National Agricultural Library's Online Public Access Catalog and Journal Article Citation Index (AGRICOLA).
AIDSinfo
  • Health & Medicine
N/A AIDSinfo is a U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) project providing information on HIV/AIDS clinical trials and treatment. It is the result of merging two previous DHHS projects: The AIDS Clinical Trials Information Service (ACTIS) and the HIV/AIDS Treatment Information Service (ATIS). It is a central resource for current information on federally and privately funded clinical trials for AIDS patients and others infected with HIV.
Alcohol studies database
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Provides access to a database of over 50,000 citations for journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and audio-visual materials.
AMA DoctorFinder
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Site provides demographic and professional information on individual physicians in the United States and its possessions, including doctors of osteopathy or osteopathic medicine (DO).
America: history and life
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Art & Art History
  • Language and Literature
  • Anthropology
  • Social Sciences
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Online version of: America: history and life. Includes full-text of hundreds of journals originally published in paper.
American Bankruptcy Institute
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Business
N/A With more than 11,000 members, the ABI is the largest multi-disciplinary, non-partisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters related to insolvency. Founded in 1982 to provide Congress and the public with unbiased analysis of bankruptcy issues, ABI is the premier professional organization in the field. Members include attorneys, accountants, auctioneers, judges, lenders, academics, turnaround specialists, credit professionals and many others.
American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies N/A American Bibliography of Slavic & Eastern European Studies (ABSEES), produced by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, provides information on East-Central Europe and the former Soviet Union. Coverage for ABSEES ranges from 1990-present.
American community survey
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Provides estimates of housing, social, and economic characteristics. Issue for 1996 reports data from a limited number of sample sites sample sites will be increased every year until future issues report data for all states, as well as for cities, counties, metropolitan areas, and various population groups data presentation may be customized for viewing and saving.
American Indian Experience
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A The American Indian Experience offers access to an online library, featuring more than 150 volumes of scholarship and reference content, hundreds of primary documents, and thousands of images. From Pre-contact to the present day, from the Inuit of the north to the Seminoles of Florida, AIE is meant for anyone wishing to learn more about America's Native Peoples.
American Osteopathic Association D.O. database
  • Health & Medicine
N/A This database is an online reference source of membership information on the associationsʼ doctors of osteopathy.
American periodicals series online, 1740-1900
  • Communication & Journalism
  • Language and Literature
N/A Consists of digitized reproductions of more than 1,100 eighteenth and nineteenth century newspapers and periodicals in the original microfilm reproduction series, American periodical series, I, II, and III. When completed in 2003, this database will have more than 7,000,000 pages of full text periodicals.
American society for microbiology journals N/A Features information about journals published by the American Society for Microbiology (ASM). Explains that the journals cover the spectrum of microbiology. Offers subscription details for individual journals and outlines submissions requirements for prospective authors. Links to full-text versions of the journals.
Amica Art Library
  • Art & Art History
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The AMICA Library contains works of art from the collections of prominent museums worldwide. Cultures and time periods range from contemporary art, Native American and Inuit art, to ancient Greek, Roman, and Egyptian works, along with Japanese and Chinese works. Types of works include paintings, sculptures, drawings, prints, and photographs, as well as textiles, costumes, jewelry, decorative art, books and manuscripts. This is a subscription based collection.
Année philologique on the Internet
  • Greek & Latin
2
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A database published by the Société Internationale de Bibliographie Classique, under the direction of Éric Rebillard, with the American Philological Association and the Database of Classical Bibliography, Dee L. Clayman, General Editor, with the support of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (France) et du National Endowment for Humanities (USA). 600,000 bibliographic records for the years 1949 to 2004, with 12,500 new records added each year.
Anthropological Literature N/A Anthropological Literature is a bibliographic index to articles and essays on anthropology and archaeology, including art history, demography, economics, psychology, and religious studies. Updated quarterly, Anthropological Literature indexes articles two or more pages long in works published in English and other European languages from the 19th century to the present.
AnthroSource
  • Anthropology
N/A AnthroSource is an online portal serving the research, teaching and practicing needs of anthropologists. An online service of the American Anthropological Association, AnthroSource offers access to more than 100 years of anthropological knowledge.
AP Images
  • Communication & Journalism
  • Art & Art History
  • News & Newspapers
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The Photo Archive features state, regional and national photos from North America, as well as ... international photos all available moments after they move on the AP's spot picture system. An average of 800 photos a day feed into the Photo Archive, and remain there for a minimum of one year. Specially trained indexers select the best 200 or so photos each day to save for all time, while the remainder are eliminated from the Photo Archive after 12 months.
Art Abstracts
  • Art & Art History
1
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Covers more than 250 key international, English-language arts publications, includes periodicals, yearbooks, museum bulletins, competition and award notices, exhibition listings, interviews, film reviews, and so forth.
Art bibliographies modern
  • Art & Art History
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Modern and contemporary art, photography and design
Art images for college teaching
  • Art & Art History
N/A AICT is a royalty-free image exchange resource for the educational community.
Art Index Retrospective N/A Covers 55 years of art journalism. Besides periodicals, users have access to data from important yearbooks and select museum bulletins. The Index helps users find contemporary art criticism at the time of its debut, track the body of work of an artist or movement, and find artist interviews and other commentary. Includes sources published in English as well as French, Italian, German, Spanish and Dutch.
Artcyclopedia
  • Art & Art History
N/A An index of artists, image archives, links form well-known artists and other online resources.
Artemis Primary Resources N/A Artemis Primary Resources provides access to primary source documents from a wide range of archives.
ARTFL project, University of Chicago N/A Full-text retrieval databases of classical French writings, reference resources, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, periodicals, pamphlets, and ARTFL newsletters. Databases include literary works, political tracts, philosophical writings, and technical treatises. Coverage starts with 12th century.
ArticleFirst
  • Communication & Journalism
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Art & Art History
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Science, General
  • Law
N/A Contains bibliographic citations that describe items listed on the table of contents pages of more than 13,000 journals in science, technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and popular culture.
Arts & humanities citation index
  • Communication & Journalism
  • History
  • Art & Art History
  • Music
  • Language and Literature
  • Greek & Latin
  • Philosophy
  • Anthropology
N/A Arts & Humanities Citation Index is a multidisciplinary index covering the journal literature of the arts and humanities. It fully covers 1,144 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals, and it indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 6,800 major science and social science journals.
arXiv.org e-Print archive
  • Physics and Astronomy
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arXiv is an e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, and quantitative biology.
ASCE Publications
  • Engineering
N/A ASCE is the world's largest publisher of civil engineering information. Includes a searchable database and access to individual journal titles published by the American Society of Civil Engineers. It also includes new, author's guides, etc.
Associations Unlimited
  • Health & Medicine
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Information about associations and professional societies, listings for nonprofit membership organizations of U.S. national, regional, state, and local, or international scope in addition to 144,000 listings of the Encyclopedia of associations (EA) series, nearly 300,000 additional nonprofit organizations have been added to this database.
ASTM Digital Library
  • Engineering
N/A The ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library is a vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information. The Library covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.
AudioCaseFiles N/A The Courtroom View Network (CVN) Law School page is the home of Audio Case Files, offering downloadable MP3 files of edited judicial opinions, along with full text of the edited opinion, a brief fact summary, and the rule of law. Browse by subject or casebook. Access restricted to law students, law faculty and law library staff; registration required.
Biography and genealogy master index
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Index to current and retrospective biographical reference sources for individuals from around the world in various fields of activity.
Biography in Context
  • History
  • Music
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Biography in Context delivers research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography. A resource that offers media-rich content in context that's updated daily. In it you'll find: 600,000+ biographies covering more than 525,000 individuals.
Biological abstracts
  • Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Nutrition & Food Science
  • Geology
  • Health & Medicine
  • Chemistry
  • Agriculture
  • Science, General
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Contains bibliographical references with abstracts in English from life sciences research journals published worldwide.
BioMed Central
  • Biology
  • Science, General
  • Chemistry
N/A BioMed Central Ltd., an independent publisher in London, England, provides free access to biomedical research publications. These publications include biology and medicine journal articles, current reports, and meeting abstracts. BioMed Central offers information about current controlled trials, as well as topics in modern biology.
BioOne
  • Biology
N/A This BioOne bibliographic database is an indexed and fully-searchable collection of abstracts that link to the fulltext articles available from the BioOne organization. BioOne provides a unique aggregation of over 65 high-impact bioscience research journals from more than 50 publishers.
Bloomberg BNA
  • Business
  • Law
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Presents the Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. (BNA), based in Washington, D.C. Posts contact information via mailing address, toll-free telephone number, fax number, and e-mail. BNA is a publisher of print and electronic news and information. Contains daily news stories. Discusses customer support services and the company's subsidiaries. Offers information on BNA's business products, health care products, human resources products, legal products, and tax products.
Bloomberg Law N/A BLAW provides primary and secondary legal content allowing you to find cases, news, companies, people and more. Search and browse by practice centers, litigation & dockets, transactional law (Dealmaker, EDGAR), legislative & regulatory, legal analysis & news, companies & markets (company intelligence). Includes an alerts manager, research manager, workspaces and BCite tools.
Book review index
  • Library Science
N/A A comprehensive online guide to book reviews with over five million review citations from thousands of publications.
Books 24X7
  • Business
  • Education
N/A Books 24x7 contains books, book summaries, research reports, and best practices on a variety of topics, including business, engineering, and technology.
Books in print
  • Education
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Science, General
  • Library Science
N/A Online database of bibliographic records. Indexes nearly 1.5 million titles currently in print, out of print (or soon to be published) from over 44, 000 North American publishers and distributors. Search by author, title, subject, ISBN, keyword, etc.
Brill's New Pauly
  • Greek & Latin
1
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Brill's New Pauly is a multi-volume scholarly online reference work covering the ancient world. Based on DER NEUE PAULY, it offers articles in both the original German and English texts. Volumes 1-15 (Antiquity) cover the Greco-Roman world while 5 volumes, I-V (Classical Tradition), present classical scholarship and the legacy of the classical tradition. Searchable by keyword or browsing alphabetically. Recommended for Classics, Art History, Archaeology, Ancient History.
British humanities index
  • History
  • Language and Literature
  • Art & Art History
N/A An international abstracting and indexing tool for research in the humanities.
Business Insights: Global N/A Business Insights: Global provides data sets, tools, and case studies to research and analyze companies and industries.
Business knowledge research
  • Business
N/A Provides full-text research reports from the Conference Board on the latest issues in business management and on United States and global economics, covering topics such as business outlook, leadership decisions, performance excellence, corporate governance, human resource management, productivity, economic indicators and analysis/forecasts of regional, national, and international economic conditions.
Business Source Complete
  • Business
  • Economics
  • Education
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Communication & Journalism
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With more than 1,200 journals, Business Source Complete is THE database for journal articles from all disciplines of business. Also includes additional full text content including financial data, books, conference proceedings, case studies, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.
BusinessDecision
  • Business
N/A Researchers and entrepreneurs are enabled to access comprehensive business-to-consumer market data. Detailed company profiles, product and brand information combined with investment reports, rankings and market share data allow users to better penetrate the consumer marketplace.
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
5
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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
3
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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.
Daily Life Through History
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A A searchable, and ever-expanding, website that spotlights the day-to-day lives of average Americans, past and present A virtual library of thousands of diverse sources: award-winning reference works, primary documents, illustrations, maps A key resource supporting courses in American history and literature.
Dance Education Literature and Research descriptive index
  • Education
N/A The Dance Education Literature and Research descriptive index (DELRdi) includes citations and descriptive information for dance literature and research from 1926 to the present. Covers 4,100+ literary works including theses, dissertations, journal articles, conference proceedings and reports from 200+ publications and organizations and 147 university dance programs. Methodology, techniques, and characteristics of the research documented are included in the index.
Dance in Video N/A Provides online access to over 250 dance productions, documentaries, and instructional videos, covering a wide range of 20th century styles from ballet to improvisational dance. Includes work by the most influential choreographers, performers, and companies, as well as up and coming dance troupes.
DART: developmental and reproductive toxicology N/A DART/ETIC is a bibliographic database on the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) Toxicology Data Network (TOXNET). It covers teratology and other aspects of developmental and reproductive toxicology. It contains over 90,000 references to literature published since 1965.
Database of Genotypes and Phenotypes
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Database of Genotype and Phenotype (dbGaP) archives and distributes data from genome wide association (GWA) studies which explore the association between specific genes (genotype information) and observable traits.
Database of Research on International Education
  • Education
N/A Abstracts of books, articles, conference papers and reports on various aspects of international education from publishers around the world. Covers material published from 1990 onwards, a period of major change in education systems around the world and in the trade in educational services.
Dekker encyclopedia of nanoscience and nanotechnology, second edition N/A This reference identifies current challenges and development paths ranging from materials and surface science, chemistry, and biomedicine to computer technology, information processing, and mechanical, optical, and electrical engineering-examining the design, application, and utilization of devices, techniques, and technologies critical to research at atomic, molecular, and macromolecular levels ranging from 1-100 nanometers.
DemographicsNow: Business & People
  • Business
N/A Researchers and entrepreneurs are provided with comprehensive business and demographic information valuable to assess business viability, create sales leads and marketing mailing lists, complete location analyses and business plans, analyze population trends, find potential sponsors and donors and much more. This versatile database is useful for those who want to start a business as well as those who want to take their established business to the next level. Michigan residents or Michigan library access only.
Dermatology image atlas N/A The purpose of this WWW site is to enable health care professionals, parents, and patients to access high quality dermatology images for teaching purposes.
Detroit free press
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • News & Newspapers
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Full text of the Detroit Free Press.
Detroit Free Press Historical Full-Text N/A ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Detroit Free Press offers full page and article images with searchable full text. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
Detroit legal news.
  • News & Newspapers
N/A The Detroit Legal News provides editorial coverage of commerce, law, banking, real estate, investments, civil litigation, marketing, City and County government, and legal affairs. Also included are commercial news, public notices, court actions and a community calendar.
Dictionary of American Regional English N/A The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE) contains American regional vocabulary from throughout the United States including the earliest known usage of each word, a sampling of other examples of use over time, and a contemporary example. This digital version offers interactive, multimedia tools that allow mapping of where words are used, among other features. Includes questions from the DARE survey, which forms the basis for this resource, along with examples from printed materials such as novels and newspapers.
Dietary supplements labels database
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The Dietary Supplements Labels Database offers information about ingredients in more than two thousand selected brands of dietary supplements. It enables users to determine what ingredients are in specific brands and to compare ingredients in different brands. Information is also provided on the health benefits claimed by manufacturers.
Digital Commons @ Wayne State University
  • Economics
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Digital Commons is a service of the Wayne State University libraries. It provides a repository for Wayne State University research and scholarly output selected and deposited by the individual university departments and centers, and includes the full-text of WSU theses and dissertations.
Digital Sanborn Maps
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970. Michigan Only. The Sanborn Map Company was the primary American publisher of fire maps for over 100 years, repeatedly mapping towns and cities as they changed. The maps provide a wealth of information, such as building outline, size and shape, construction materials, height, building use, windows and doors, street and sidewalk widths, boundaries, house numbers, and more for cities mapped in the state of Michigan.
Directory of Published Proceedings N/A A directory of over 50,000 published proceedings in the sciences, social sciences, medical and health sciences, humanities, ecology, life sciences, and technology.
DIRLINE : N/A DIRLINE (Directory of Health organizations or Directory of information resources online) is the National Library of Medicine's online interactive database containing location and descriptive information about a wide variety of biomedically related information resources primarily from the United States, with some coverage of international organizations. Records contain resource names, addresses, phone numbers, and descriptions of services, publications, and holdings.
Dissertations and theses - full text
  • Education
  • Language and Literature
  • Economics
  • Health & Medicine
N/A PQDT offers access to 3 million citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over a million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works. Over 80,000 new dissertations and theses are added to the database each year.
DNA Patent Databases (DPD)
  • Health & Medicine
N/A This database, a joint project of Georgetown University's Kennedy Institute of Ethics and the Foundation for Genetic Medicine, allows free public access to the full text and analysis of all DNA patents issued by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (PTO). Users may conduct boolean searches of the full text of the patents and of delimited fields.
DSM Premium N/A DSM Premium is a comprehensive, current, and critical resource for clinical practice available to today's mental health clinicians and researchers of all orientations.
DynaMed Plus N/A DynaMed Plus is a next-generation clinical information resource, offering up-to-date, evidence-based medical information.
Early English Books Online
  • Language and Literature
N/A Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War.
Ebrary
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Law
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Language and Literature
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A eBrary is a collection of thousands of online full text books and other materials in a variety of subject areas.
Ebscohost eBook Collection
  • Education
  • Philosophy
  • Language and Literature
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Women's Studies
  • Science, General
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Law
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A A searchable collection of electronic books.
EbscoHost online databases
  • Business
N/A EbscoHOST provides access to over 15 full-text and bibliographic databases in the Nursing, Social Sciences and Humanities. EbscoHOST also provides access to Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print.
EconLit
  • Business
  • Economics
N/A Comprehensive index to the world's economic literature (over 300 major economic journals) compiled by the American Economic Association
ECS Digital Library N/A The Digital Library (DL) provides searchable online access to the various journals, books, and other collections published by The Electrochemical Society.
Education abstracts
  • Education
N/A More than 400 English-language periodicals and yearbooks published in the U.S. and elsewhere. Subjects include administration, teaching methods and curriculum, literacy, government funding, and more. Indexing from June 1983 to the present. Abstracts from August 1994. Updated monthly.
Education at a glance
  • Education
N/A A rich, comparable and up-to-date array of indicators on the performance of education systems. In doing so, it represents the consensus of professional thinking on how to measure the current state of education internationally.
Education resource organizations directory
  • Education
N/A EROD helps users identify and contact organizations that provide information and assistance on a broad range of education related topics. The database includes information on over 2,200 national, regional, and state organizations and is constantly being updated and expanded. In many cases, entries contain direct links to the organization's home page.
eHRAF World Cultures
  • Anthropology
N/A eHRAF World Cultures is a cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life. The annually-growing eHRAF database is unique in that the information is organized into cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level.
Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • Language and Literature
N/A Consisting of every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in the United Kingdom during the 18th century, along with thousands of important works from the Americas on The American Revolution, The French Revolution and The Industrial Revolution.
EISIL (Electronic Information System for International Law)
  • Law
N/A EISIL is a free internet database created and maintained by the American Society of International Law. EISIL is a reference tool which educates the user on how to locate International Law sources on the web. It is designed to help researchers, students, faculty, attorneys, librarians and others to understand the scope of international law in todays world, and to find the most important instruments that govern each topic.
Electronic collections online
  • Economics
  • Social Sciences
N/A A searchable database of a growing collection of journals in a variety of subject areas.
Engineering Research Database
  • Engineering
N/A This database contains an index to world literature on technological and engineering innovations and includes US patents back to 1971.
Engineering village 2
  • Environmental Science
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Geology
  • Engineering
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Science, General
  • Chemistry
  • Library Science
  • Business
  • Education
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Provides access to bibliographic databases of engineering research literature, including Compendex, as well as to patents, standards and handbooks.
ENGnetBASE
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Engineering
N/A Consists of a compilation of essential engineering information, including data, facts, figures, graphs, equations, illustrations, and charts. It covers the disciplines of general engineering, structural engineering, mobile communications, remediation engineering, optomechanical engineering, measurement, instrumentation and sensors, communications, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, technology management, digital signal processing, environmental engineering, and civil engineering.
Entrez, the life sciences search engine
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
N/A Describes the Entrez Browser, an online database search engine for retrieving molecular biology-related citations and records from the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) databases. Entrez accesses the molecular biology subset of the National Library of Medicine's database of biomedical articles proteins from worldwide databases and nucleotides from the NCBI GenBank. Includes search instructions and help files. Links to the NCBI home page and the GenBank Sequence Database home page. Accesses the Medline database.
ENVIROnetBASE
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
N/A ENVIROnetBASE: Environmental Sciences Electronic Library provides access to ebooks containing facts, figures, charts, tables, illustrations, even formulas and rules of thumb on topics related to environmental science. Topics relate to the following subjects: pollution reduction, emissions, and environmental contamination. This resource includes descriptions of new tools and technologies for remote sensing, GIS, and photogrammetric environmental monitoring.
Environmental contaminants encyclopedia
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
N/A Environmental Contaminants Encyclopedia summarizes information about contamination that effect fish, wildlife, invertebrates, and other non-human living resources with an emphasis on environmental toxicology. Some human research is also included. It contains information on 118 topics, including 30 entries covering the oil products most commonly spilled into fresh and marine waters of the U.S., according to the EPA, and 63 entries covering other oil-related topics.
Environmental Health and Toxicology
  • Environmental Science
N/A The Environmental Healthand Toxicology web site creates, organizes, and disseminates toxicology and environmental health information. The site includes links to databases such as TOXLINE and Haz-Map, special topics on current issues, consumer health sites, and National Library of Medicine resources.
Environmental health perspectives N/A Environmental Health Perspectives (EHP) is a monthly journal of peer-reviewed research and news on the impact of the environment on human health. EHP content is free online and available in print issues through paid subscription.
Environmental Law Reporter
  • Environmental Science
  • Law
N/A Covers State, Federal and International environmental law topics. Provides information about environmental litigation, pending litigation, news & analysis, administrative materials, and statutes.
ERIC
  • Education
  • Social Work
  • Library Science
  • Education
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A ERIC - the Education Resources Information Center - is an online digital library of education research and information. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education. ERIC provides ready access to education literature to support the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making, and research.
ERIC (EBSCOhost)
  • Education
N/A ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) is the worlds largest digital library of education literature. Sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, the ERIC digital library includes more than 1.6 million records of education-related research reports, journal articles, conference papers and other sources. The ERIC (EBSCOhost) platform works well if you would like to easily create and share a permalink to search results, or you prefer the EBSCOhost interface. This ERIC interface provides links to Wayne State Librarys full-text articles.
Ethnic newswatch complete
  • Women's Studies
  • Social Work
  • Anthropology
  • News & Newspapers
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Full-text articles from newspapers and periodicals published by ethnic and minority presses in the United States
ETS ReSEARCHER
  • Education
N/A ETS is a nonprofit institution which develops, administers and scores standard tests and assessments, such as the TOEFL and GRE. ETS also conducts educational research, analysis and policy studies. This database captures research published by ETS and its staff, such as: Research Reports, Policy Reports, Books and Book Chapters, Journal Articles and Conference Papers. Links to publications to which ETS holds the copyright are provided in the database.
European Integration History Index N/A The European Integration History Index is a collection of Internet resources on the process of political, economic and cultural integration and cooperation between various European countries in the 20th century. The index, which is maintained by Tobias Witschke, offers access to gateways, journals, archives, societies, institutions, and more.
Exam Master Online
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Create customized computer based exams that are presented in both a “Test” simulation mode and a “Study” review mode with correct answers and explanations accessible. Score reporting utilities provide immediate feedback and allow for targeted learning based on your test results.
Expanded academic ASAP
  • Communication & Journalism
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Art & Art History
  • Music
  • Science, General
  • Philosophy
N/A Access to index of recent periodicals and some full-text articles.
Extreme weather sourcebook N/A This report presents a summary of damage suffered from hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, lightning and other weather events in the United States and its territories.
Family studies abstracts
  • Education
N/A Family Studies Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to family studies, including marriage, divorce, family therapy, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
Fastcase N/A The Fastcase legal database includes cases, statutes, regulations, court rules and constitutions from the fifty states and federal jurisdictions. Selected administrative rulings, court filings and legal forms are also included. Citations to law reviews and journals are linked to full text articles in the HeinOnline database. Access to this database is limited to the law school and law school library.
FDsys N/A FDSYS: Federal Digital System: Americas authentic government information, this free U.S federal government resource is produced by the U.S. Government Printing Office. FDSYS is a portal for federal government publications and documents from the U.S. congress and executive agencies. The documents are organized as collections which are searchable alone or as a combined search.
Federal Judicial Center
  • Law
N/A The FJC is the research and educational support agency for the U.S. courts. Accessible materials include biographies of federal judges (past and present), histories of the various courts, historic courthouses and landmark judicial legislation. Educational materials (e-discovery, capital cases and resources on special masters), selected full text publications and links to the U.S. Supreme Court and U.S. Sentencing Commission as well as the federal judiciary homepage are also provided.
Federal Research Division -- Library of Congress N/A [The country studies] website contains the on-line versions of books previously published in hard copy by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of Army. Because the original intent of the Series' sponsor was to focus primarily on lesser known areas of the world or regions in which U.S. forces might be deployed, the series is not all-inclusive. At present, 102 countries and regions are covered. Notable omissions include Canada, France, the United Kingdom, and other Western nations, as well as a number of African nations. The date of information for each country appears on the title page of each country and at the end of each section of text
Federal Reserve Board
  • Economics
N/A Includes links to the publications and education resources issued by the Federal Reserve, including monetary policy, banking information and regulations, payment systems, community development and economic research and data. Also includes a link to reporting forms.
FIAF international film archive database
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Contains: International index to film periodicals, 1972- International index to television periodicals, 1979- List of periodicals indexed Treasures from the film archives International directory of film and TV documentation collections and Bibliography of FIAF members' publications.
FirstSearch (All FirstSearch databases)
  • Art & Art History
  • Law
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Science, General
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Comprehensive parent database of databases. Enables the user to search nearly any topic from academic and professional journals within each database. Choose any subject or topic to be searched once the database is chosen. Includes journal database (ECO).
FIS online N/A Allows customers Internet access to an index of real-time EDGAR (SEC) filings, providing the ability to select a needed doocument, view it and print it.
Foreign Law Guide
  • Law
N/A Current Sources of Codes and Basic Legislation in Jurisdictions of the World.
Foundation Directory Online N/A Search for contact information on over 70,000 foundations search by grants, or search the full-text of IRS Form 990 for non-profit organizations.
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online N/A Search through detailed descriptions of more than 6,000 foundation programs that fund students, artists, researchers, and other individual grantseekers.
FREIDA online
  • Health & Medicine
N/A FREIDA is a database containing information on approximately 7,500 graduate medical education programs accredited by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and 200 combined specialty programs.
Frontline home page N/A Provides information on, and access to, the Frontline programs, and related curricular material to facilitate classroom teaching and learning, especially about contemporary, controversial issues.
G8 Information Centre N/A The G8 Information Centre provides: G7/G8 background information all documentation arising from G7 summit meetings: delegations communiqués political declarations other official releases documents released by national delegations at summits transcripts of summit news conferences. available documentation from G7 ministerial and other meetings Scholarly articles and bibliographies about the G7 process, produced by members of the G7 Research Group at the University of Toronto, and others.
Gale business resources
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Business
N/A A research database that integrates Gale's business and industry reference works. It contains abstracts and references for business and management topics, including directory listings for over 467,000 U.S. and international companies and extensive essays for 1,100 industrial catagories, industry statistics, market share reports, and company rankings. In addition 4,000 company histories and 1,500 company chronologies are availalble for the most prominent businesses in the world.
Gale literary databases
  • Library Science
N/A Access three of the world's premier literature resources with a single search. When you simultaneously search Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select (CLC Select) and Dictionary of Literary Biography (DLB), you'll find in-depth information on the lives and writings of nearly 100,000 authors along with critical reaction to their works. Includes integrated indexes to both the DLB and CLC print series.
Gale Opposing Viewpoints In Context
  • Political Science
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering todays hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
  • Education
N/A Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
Gale's ready reference shelf
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A Gale's Ready Reference Shelf provides directory listings for associations, research centers, publishers, and publications (newspapers, newsletters, , periodicals, directories, databases, television and radio stations). Includes: Encyclopedia of Associations: National (U.S.), International, and Regional, State, and Local Organizations; Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media; Gale Directory of Databases; Directory of Libraries and Information Centers; Research centers directories.
GaleNet
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Web site database providing access to a large variety of Gale reference publications.
GenBank
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Presents a search form for the GenBank, the genetic sequence database for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI). The database is an annotated collection of all publicly available DNA sequences. Allows Boolean searches of the regular GenBank database and the GenBank updates by keyword. Reader may choose the number of hits gathered per search.
Gene
  • Health & Medicine
  • Chemistry
N/A Gene integrates information from a wide range of species. A record may include nomenclature, Reference Sequences (RefSeqs), maps, pathways, variations, phenotypes, and links to genome-, phenotype-, and locus-specific resources worldwide.
GENE-TOX
  • Health & Medicine
  • Environmental Science
N/A Genetic toxicology from the scientific literature for over 3000 chemicals. Searchable through TOXNET's Toxicology data search.
General businessfile ASAP
  • Business
N/A Business and management topics directory listings for over 150,000 companies investment analysis' reports on major companies and industries.
General Onefile
  • Business
  • Economics
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily
General reference center gold
  • History
  • Political Science
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Social Work
N/A Index with abstracts and many full-text articles from general interest magazines, newspapers, and encyclopedias.
GeneTests
  • Health & Medicine
N/A GeneTests is a medical genetics information resource developed for physicians, genetic counselors, other healthcare providers, and researchers. An authoritative and frequently updated resource, helps healthcare professionals relate genetic testing to the diagnosis, management, and counseling of patients and families with inherited disorders.
Genetics home reference
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The National Library of Medicine's web site for consumer information about genetic conditions and the genes responsible for those conditions.
GeoREF
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
N/A Covering the geology of North America from 1785 and that of the rest of the world from 1933. Topics covered include geophysics and structural geology, economic geology, minerals and petroleum, palaeontology and stratigraphy, engineering and environmental geology, geomorphology, soils and quaternary geology, igneous and metamorphic petrology, hydrogeology, geochemistry, aerial geology and maps.
Global Development Network N/A The Global Development Network (GDN) is a leading International Organization of developing and transition country researchers, policy and research institutes promoting the generation, sharing, and application to policy of multidisciplinary knowledge for the purpose of development. Founded in 1999, GDN is now headquartered in New Delhi, with offices in Cairo and Washington.
Global unique device identification database N/A This database contains identification information submitted to the FDA about medical devices sold in the U.S. that have unique device identifiers (UDI). It is provided by the the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the FDA.
Google scholar
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Google Scholar is a freely accessible web search engine that indexes the full text of scholarly literature across an array of publishing formats and disciplines. The Google Scholar index includes most peer-reviewed online journals of Europe and America's largest scholarly publishers, plus scholarly books and other non-peer reviewed journals.
GPO monthly catalog
  • Political Science
  • Science, General
  • Law
N/A Consists of over 380,000 records published by the GPO since July 1976. Includes references to congressional committee reports and hearings, debates, documents from executive departments, and more. Updated monthly.
GreenFILE
  • Anthropology
N/A GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.
Harrison's online N/A Access current edition of Harrison's Online providing immediate access to the most widely used resource in clinical medicine and research. Updated daily, the fully searchable database includes the complete text, illustrations, and expanded features from the 15th edition of Harrison's. The fully searchable database regularly presents fully revised and updated content from the distinguished editors and Nobel Prize winning contributors.
HathiTrust Digital Library N/A HathiTrust was conceived as a collaboration of the thirteen universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation and the University of California system to establish a repository for these universities to archive and share their digitized collections. Access is provided to many open access works from libraries around the country. Not all works are fully viewable.
Haz-Map
  • Environmental Science
  • Health & Medicine
  • Geology
N/A Haz-Map is an occupational toxicology database of occupational diseases and their symptoms that interrelates chemicals, jobs and diseases. The Haz-Map Jobs table is based on the 1997 Standard Occupational Classification (SOC) system. The Industries table is based on the Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) system. The Diseases table is based on the International Classification of Diseases (ICD-9). Information from relevant textbooks, journal articles, and electronic databases are included.
HazDat database
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
N/A HazDat, the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry's Hazardous Substance Release/Health Effects Database, and includes: site characteristics, activities and site events, contaminants found, contaminant media and maximum concentration levels, impact on population, community health concerns, ATSDR public health threat categorization & recommendations, environmental fate of hazardous substances, exposure routes, and physical hazards at the site/event.
Health & wellness resource center
  • Health & Medicine
  • Science, General
  • Biology
N/A Provides full-text materials, abstracts, and citations to patient and consumer health information.
Health and psychosocial instruments
  • Nursing
  • Psychology
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
  • Social Work
N/A Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI) provides information about behavioral measurement instruments, abstracted from hundreds of leading journals covering health and psychosocial sciences. Additionally, instruments from Industrial/Organizational Behavior and Education are included. Records provide information on questionnaires, interview schedules, vignettes/scenarios, coding schemes, rating and other scales, checklists, indexes, tests, projective techniques, and more.
Health Gateway N/A The Health Gateway is provided by the Michigan eLibrary. It provides links to a variety of resources related to health and medicine.
Health reference center academic
  • Nutrition & Food Science
  • Health & Medicine
  • Social Work
  • Science, General
  • Biology
N/A Provides both full-text materials and references to patient and consumer health information.
Health services and sciences research resources
  • Health & Medicine
N/A HSRR contains information about research datasets and instruments/indices employed in health services research, and the behavioral and social sciences with links to PubMed and additional resources.
Healthfinder
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Healthfinder is a gateway consumer health information Web site from the United States Government. This site, launched April 15, 1997, contains selected health and human services information resources such as online publications, clearinghouses, databases, Web sites, and support and self-help groups, as well as the government agencies and not-for-profit organizations that produce reliable information for the public.
HeinOnline
  • Law
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HeinOnline provides online access to legal journals, rare and out-of-print collections, and all back issues of indexed legal journals. This page provides access to all HeinOnline libraries subscribed to by WSU. It also provides a tool to search across the various resources.
HeinOnline: Foreign & International Law Resources Database
  • Law
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Criminal Justice
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FILRD provides access to international law (relationships between countries) publications including International Yearbooks and Serials, U.S. Law Digests, International Tribunals/Judicial Decisions and other significant works related to foreign and international law. Sources include the American Society of International Law, the Hague Permanent Court of International Justice, International Arbitral Awards as well as International Courts of Arbitration.
HeinOnline: Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
  • Law
N/A International legal information index with citations for articles and books reviews from legal periodicals, essay collections, festschrifts, and congress reports. Coverage from 1985 to present.
HeinOnline: U.S. Federal Legislative History Library
  • Law
N/A The Legislative History Title Collection is a collection of full-text legislative histories on some of the most important and historically significant legislation of our time. In addition to major complete legislative histories this collection includes texts related to legislative histories. A legislative history is the collection of documents that are produced in Congress during the enactment of a law.
HeinOnline: U.S. Statutes at Large
  • Law
N/A The United States Statutes at Large, commonly referred to as the Statutes at Large, is the official source for the laws and resolutions passed by the U.S. Congress. Publication began in 1845 by the private firm of Little, Brown and Company under authority granted by a joint resolution of Congress. In 1874, Congress transferred the authority to publish the Statutes at Large to the Government Printing Office, which has been responsible for producing the set since that time.
HelpingPatients.org (Partnership for prescription assistance)
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The Partnership for Prescription Assistance brings together Americas pharmaceutical companies, doctors, patient advocacy organizations and civic groups to help low-income, uninsured patients get free or nearly free brand-name medicines. Through this site, PPARX offers a single point of access to more than 275 public and private patient assistance programs. including more than 150 programs offered by pharmaceutical companies.
Henry Stewart Talks
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Henry Stewart Talks publishes animated audio visual presentations by world leading experts - advanced content in a user friendly format. Covering biomedicine and the life sciences. Every talk has been specially commissioned with informative visuals and synchronized narration.
HerbMed
  • Health & Medicine
  • Nutrition & Food Science
N/A HerbMed is an herbal database, hyperlinking directly to the scientific evidence on the use of herbs for health. The herb database is fully searchable and covers: evidence for activity, warnings and contraindications, methods of preparation and mechanisms of action. Free access to 45 herbs.
HeritageQuest Online
  • Anthropology
N/A HeritageQuest Online includes all of the images, and indexing, from the 1790 - 1930 U.S. federal censuses. More than 22,000 digitized books, including early family and local histories. Over 250 primary-source documents such as tax lists, city directories, probate records. Also included: Periodical Source Index (PERSI), Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Application Files, the Freedman's Bank Records, and the U.S. Serial Set Private Relief Actions, Memorials and Petitions.
HighlyCited.com N/A Tool to identify highly cited scientific researchers. Contains biographical information: education, faculty and professional posts, memberships and/or offices, current research interests, and personal Web sites. Also contains a researcher's full listing of publications: journal articles, book or book chapters, conference proceedings, web sites and other Internet resources. The bibliography is enhanced by links to the full bibliographic information indexed in the ISI Web of Science.
Hispanic American periodicals index
  • Anthropology
  • Education
N/A Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI) includes information about Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States. Topics include: current political, economic, and social issues to unique coverage of Latin American arts and letters, from: articles, book reviews, documents, original literary works, and other materials appearing in more than 500 key social science and humanities journals.
Historical abstracts
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Anthropology
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Historical coverage of the world from 1450 to the present. Coverage is identical to the expanded edition of the CD-ROM version.
Historical Statistics of the United States
  • Anthropology
N/A The standard source for the quantitative facts of American history. Topics ranging from migration and health to crime and the Confederate States of America are each placed in historical context by a recognized expert in the field.
History of Science, Technology and Medicine (HSTM)
  • Health & Medicine
  • Anthropology
N/A HSTM integrates four premier tools (Isis Current Bibliography of the History of Science, Current Bibliography in the History of Technology, Bibliografia Italiana di Storia della Scienza and citations from the Wellcome Library) to create an international bibliography for the history of science, technology and medicine. Records describe journal articles, conference proceedings, books, book reviews and dissertations in all scientific disciplines and related fields.
HIV InSite
  • Health & Medicine
N/A This site strives to provide fair and balanced representation of points of view on the many aspects of AIDS. HIV InSite is designed as a gateway to in-depth information about particular aspects of HIV/AIDS. Views, policies and recommendations contained within HIV InSite materials are not necessarily shared by all HIV InSite staff, editors or sponsoring or contributing organizations. HIV InSite provides links to specific evaluated information on AIDS related research and attendant policy issues. Site also features the new chapters of HIV InSite Knowledge Base, the comprehensive work on HIV research. The work has been a consummate source of authoritative AIDS-related knowledge. The scope of the textbook is wide and inclusive of topics of interest to those in all branches of AIDS and HIV research, medical treatment and patient care.
Household products database
  • Environmental Science
  • Health & Medicine
N/A This database links over 4,000 consumer brands to health effects from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) provided by the manufacturers and allows scientists and consumers to research products based on chemical ingredients.
HSDB--Hazardous substances data bank
  • Environmental Science
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Information on toxicity, human exposure, industrial hygiene, emergency handling procedures, environmental fate, and regulatory requirements of over 4500 chemicals. Searchable through TOXNET's Toxicology data search.
HSTAT
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Health Services/Technology Assessment Texts (HSTAT) is a free, electronic resource of full-text documents that provides health information and supports health-care decision making. It includes evidence-based reviews, guidance and research on methods from AHRQ; evidence reports sponsored by AHCPR; protocols from SAMHSA; recommendations from USPSTF; reports from NIH Consensus Development Program; and archived guidelines and reports. HSTAT was developed by the National Library of Medicine (NLM).
Human genome resources
  • Health & Medicine
  • Biology
N/A A challenge facing researchers today is that of piecing together and analyzing the plethora of data currently being generated through the Human Genome Project and scores of smaller projects. NCBI's Web site serves an an integrated, one-stop, genomic information infrastructure for biomedical researchers from around the world so that they may use these data in their research efforts.
Humanities & social sciences index retrospective, 1907-1984.
  • Language and Literature
  • Greek & Latin
  • Education
N/A This database offers the ability to search a wide range of important journals in the humanities and social sciences as far back as 1907. Coverage also includes content from H.W. Wilson’s International Index. Combine this valuable resource with other Wilson databases such as Humanities Full Text and/or Social Sciences Full Text for a century of research in hundreds of journals.
HyperStat Online N/A Presents HyperStat Online, an online introductory level hypertext statistics book that provides access to additional statistics resources, provided by David M. Lane. Offers access to a glossary, analysis tools, instructional demos, and exercises. Contains information on univariate and bivariate data, probability, normal distribution, confidence intervals, testing hypotheses, Chi Square, and related topics. Links to other online statistics resources.
IBISWorld N/A A market research tool that provides industry overviews, key statistics, and analysis on more than 700 U.S. industries
IEEE Xplore
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Engineering
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Education
N/A Provides full-text access to IEEE transactions, IEEE and IEE journals, magazines, and conference proceedings published since 1988, and all current IEEE standards brings additional search and access features to IEEE/IEE electronic library users.
Images from the History of Medicine
  • Health & Medicine
N/A This database provides access to the images in the prints and photograph collection of the History of Medicine Division of the National Library of Medicine. The collection includes portraits, pictures of institutions, caricatures, genre scenes, and graphic art in a variety of media, illustrating the social and historical aspects of medicine.
Images of America
  • Anthropology
N/A A resource cultivated from Arcadia Publishing's series of local history books. At completion, it will include over 1 million historical images and texts, celebrating the places and faces that give America its spirit and life. All of the images and texts have been indexed to provide an unprecedented level of access into the contents, enabling users to explore the depth of a town's history or to compare the histories of various towns, cultures, ethnic groups, architectural features, and more.
IMF Publications N/A A searchable database of IMF publications. A number of titles are available online in full text, including recent staff country reports, working papers, papers on policy analysis and assessment, and policy discussion papers.
Index catalogue
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The National Library of Medicine's digital version of the five series of the printed Index-Catalogue of the Library of the Surgeon General's Office.
Index of Christian art
  • Art & Art History
N/A Contains all of the works electronically indexed by the archive since 1991 when computerization started. The database does not contain works which are dated after 1400 AD. The term Christian art is broadly construed and is not restricted to art produced within ecclesiastical contexts or theological in theme.
Index to Jewish Periodicals N/A An index on Jewish history, activity and thought. This database provides a comprehensive guide to English-language articles, book reviews, and feature stories in more than 220 journals devoted to Jewish affairs.
Index to legal periodicals
  • Law
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Business
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International coverage and access to scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews, and more. This database contains materials from 1981 to the present. For earlier materials, see Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective.
Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective N/A International coverage and access to scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews, and more. This database contains materials from 1908 to 1981. For more recent materials, see Index to Legal Periodicals & Books.
IndexMaster
  • Law
N/A A list of legal treatises, searchable within the title, indices and tables of contents. Users may view the actual tables of contents or index, as well as order the titles directly from the publisher. (Access restricted to the computers in the law library.)
Information Science & Library Issues Collection N/A This database includes articles from more than 100 journals on many topics relating to information and library science, including information infrastructure, data processing techniques, metadata architectures.
Informe
  • Anthropology
N/A Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.
InfoTrac Newsstand N/A A collection of newspapers from around the country and the world.
INSPEC
  • Education
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Engineering
N/A Inspec, produced by the Institution of Electrical Engineers, contains the world's scientific literature in electrical engineering, electronics, physics, control engineering, information technology, communications, computers, computing, and manufacturing and production engineering. The database contains scientific and technical journals, conference proceedings from 1969 to the present.
Integrated risk information system N/A Contains data on over 500 chemicals in support of human health risk assessment
Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research
  • Education
N/A ICPSR is a serves member colleges and universities by providing access to a large archive of machine-readable social science data, training facilities in basic and advanced techniques of quantitative social analysis, and resources that facilitate the use of advanced computer technology by social scientists. The primary mission of the ICPSR Web site is to provide to the social science research community efficient search capabilities to facilitate quick and easy access to data.
International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation
  • Law
N/A Official organ of the International Fiscal Association, I.F.A.
International Committee of the Red Cross N/A The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organization whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of war and internal violence and to provide them with assistance. It directs and coordinates the international relief activities conducted by the Movement in situations of conflict. It also endeavours to prevent suffering by promoting and strengthening humanitarian law and universal humanitarian principles. Established in 1863, the ICRC is at the origin of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
International Institute of Social History N/A Covers the activities and collections of the International Institute of Social History, including access to the library catalog, archival indexes, and information on exhibits. Some archival materials, exhibits, and selected publications are available online. Includes links to Internet sites of similar organizations.
Investment Claims N/A Investment Claims contains materials and analysis used for research in international investment law and arbitration.
IOP Science
  • Chemistry
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Engineering
N/A A platform for IOP-hosted journal content. It provides site-wide access to scientific, technical and medical content, and incorporates some of the most innovative technologies to enhance the user-experience.
IRIS :
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Contains data on over 500 chemicals in support of human health risk assessment
Iter bibliography
  • Art & Art History
  • Language and Literature
N/A Iter's bibliography includes literature pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). Citations for books, journal material (articles, reviews, review articles, bibliographies, catalogues, abstracts and discographies) are included, as are citations for essays in books (including entries in conference proceedings, festschriften, encyclopedias and exhibition catalogues).
Iter Italicum N/A This is the first online edition of Paul Oskar Kristeller's Iter Italicum, the most comprehensive finding list available of previously uncatalogued or incompletely catalogued Renaissance humanistic manuscripts found in libraries and collections all over the world. Originally published in six volumes between 1963-1992. it is an essential tool for any scholar working in the fields of classical, medieval and Renaissance studies.
ITER: International Toxicity Estimates for Risk N/A Risk information for over 600 chemicals from authoritative groups worldwide.
Jainism N/A Presents a directory of Web sites related to Jainism, a religion that originated in India. Provides access to pilgrimage information, images and texts, and Jain history resources. Offers access to glossaries, association home pages, and e-mail discussion areas. Includes links to songs, prayers, and vegetarianism information. Links to sites that examine the way other religions view Jainism.
JAMAevidence
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Fundamental tools for understanding and applying the medical literature and making clinical diagnoses.
Jane's Online
  • Engineering
N/A Jane's online includes access to titles published by Jane's Information Group. Titles are grouped into separate libraries . Access depends on individual institution subscription. For WSU access see quick guide for explanation and easy access to desired content. The magazine library is under the News analysis/subchannel.
Japanese text initiative N/A Collaborative project of the University of Virginia Library and the University of Pittsburgh East Asian Library to present texts of classical Japanese literature online. Texts include Manyoshu and Genjimonogatari, Japanese-English dictionaries, and a search engine.
Journal citation reports
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
  • Science, General
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A The Journal citation reports is an essential, comprehensive, and unique resource for journal evaluation, using citation data drawn from over 8,400 scholarly and technical journals worldwide. The Science edition contains data from roughly 5,000 journals in the areas of science and technology. To access Journal Citation Reports: from main Search Page, “Select a Database” tab then click on the Journal Citation Reports.
JSTOR (Arts & Sciences I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VIII, IX, X and XI Collections)
  • Business
  • Education
  • Economics
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Art & Art History
  • Language and Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Law
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Anthropology
  • Social Sciences
  • Women's Studies
  • Greek & Latin
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Music
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Provides image and full-text online access to back issues of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, demography, mathematics, and other fields of the humanities and social sciences. WSU currently subscribes to the Arts and Sciences I, II, III, IV, V, VI, VII, VII, IX, X and XI Collections.
Kanopy Streaming
  • Anthropology
  • Education
N/A Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video service for educational institutions that provides access to more than 26,000 films. Kanopy works directly with filmmakers and film distribution companies to offer award-winning collections including titles from PBS, BBC, Criterion Collection, Media Education Foundation and more.
Kids infobits
  • Education
N/A Kids Infobits meets the research needs of students in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Includes full-text searches in magazines, newspapers, and reference content.
Kirk-Othmer encyclopedia of chemical technology
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Science, General
N/A The Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology presents a wide scope of articles on chemical substancesincluding their properties, manufacturing, and uses. It also focuses on industrial processes and unit operations in chemical engineering, as well as covering fundamentals and scientific subjects related to the field. Additionally, environmental and health issues concerning chemical technology are also addressed.
Knovel Library
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Chemistry
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Geology
  • Nutrition & Food Science
  • Engineering
N/A Knovel provides a one-stop e-book source for finding answers to science and engineering questions. Subject areas include chemistry and plastics, materials science, environmental science, microelectronics materials, electrical engineering, electronic engineering, chemical engineering, systems engineering, food sciences, and mechanical engineering.
Landmark Cases of the U.S. Supreme Court
  • Law
N/A This site was developed to provide teachers with a full range of resources and activities to support the teaching of landmark Supreme Court cases. While these activities are online, many of them can be adapted for use in a one-computer classroom or a classroom with no computer. The general teaching strategies include moot court, political cartoon analysis, continuum exercises, and Web site evaluation.
Latino American experience
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A Wide-ranging and easy to use, LAE is the first full-text database focusing on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States. Its content spans from the pre-Columbian Indigenous civilizations of the Americas, through the Spanish and Mexican settlement of much of what is now the United States, to the triumphs and challenges facing present-day U.S. Latinos.
LearningExpressLibrary
  • Education
N/A Presents Learning Express, an online guide to test preparation in basic skills and career advancement. Includes practice tests for: academic, advanced placement, basic skills success, civil service, college preparation, cosmotology, EMS, ESL (Spanish) skills improvment courses, firefighter, GED, graduate school entrance, law enforment, military, real estate, skills improvment courses, teacher certification, technical and career college, and US citizenship.
LearnTechLib
  • Education
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LearnTechLib, formerly EdITLib Digital Library, is your source for peer-reviewed and published articles and papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of Educational Technology and E-Learning.
Left index.
  • Political Science
  • Social Work
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A The Left Index is a complete guide to the diverse literature of the left, with an emphasis on political, economic, social and culturally engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. It is a good place to find significant but little known sources of news and ideas. Historically significant early Left publications such as The People (est. NY 1891), and The Class Struggle (1931-1937) along with classic texts by Marx, Lenin, Trotsky, Engels and others, are also covered.
Legal Forms Library N/A Copies of actual forms and documents in Word format are provided to help users with their legal needs whether for business, personal or litigation purposes. Continuously updated to reflect current state laws, Gale Legal Forms also includes a law digest, legal questions and answers and an attorney directory.
Legal scholarship network
  • Law
N/A Site offers a searchable database of published papers with abstracts and full bibliographic descriptions relating to research in various area of law. Articles can be downloaded in pdf format with an adobe acrobat reader.
LegalTrac
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Social Work
  • Business
  • Criminal Justice
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A LegalTrac is the web-based version of the print Current Law Index. Access to major legal periodicals includes indexing (to help you identify relevant articles) for more than 1500 law reviews, legal newspapers and journals as well as over 250 full text titles. This source also contains law related articles from general and business publications. Updated daily and covering 1980 to the present, search templates include basic, subject guide, publication and advanced search methods.
LEXIS-NEXIS
  • Law
N/A Provides access to various databases, including current news, business information, company directories, federal and state laws, regulations, legal cases, etc.
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
  • Environmental Science
  • Business
  • Education
  • Economics
  • Communication & Journalism
  • Political Science
  • Art & Art History
  • Health & Medicine
  • Law
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Criminal Justice
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Social Work
  • Science, General
  • News & Newspapers
N/A Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information.
Library & information science abstracts
  • Library Science
  • Education
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Abstracts of the world's literature in librarianship, information science and related disciplines.
Library literature & information science full text
  • Library Science
  • Education
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An online bibliographic database that indexes articles and book reviews of 102 key library and information science periodicals published in the United States and elsewhere. Includes coverage from Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective (1905-1983).
Library Press Display
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • News & Newspapers
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Over 250 same-day newspapers from 55 countries in their original format. Backfile includes last 60 days.
Library, information science & technology abstracts
  • Library Science
  • Education
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Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts,(LISTA) indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
LibraryMusicSource N/A Over 300,000 pages of sheet music from over 35,000 works including the entire piano works of Chopin, all the songs of Schubert, all the organ music of J. S. Bach, and all the orchestra parts and scores of Beethoven, to cite only a few examples. Access the published works of the world's great composers for orchestra, chamber ensemble, piano, organ, voice, chorus, strings, winds, percussion and guitar.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
  • Language and Literature
  • Education
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LINGUISTICS AND LANGUAGE BEHAVIOR ABSTRACTS, LLBA (online) provides selective access to the world's literature on language and language behavior. Corresponds to the printed index of the same name.
Literature resource center
  • Language and Literature
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Includes links to: Dictionary of literary biography, Contemporary authors, Contemporary literary criticism, Twayne's author series, Scribner's writer series (the latter featuring more the 1500 biocritical essays on authors of all nationalities and time periods), and more.
LLMC digital
  • Law
N/A LLMC is a non-profit cooperative serving member libraries' needs for preservation, space recovery, and collection development on film and on-line. Its backfile of over 7,500 titles, some 90,000 volumes, comprises the world's largest collection of legal literature and government documents in microform. That backfile, and future filming of some 10,000 volumes per year, are available for on-line access on this web site. Full bibliographic data for titles already uploaded is provided here.
Los Angeles Times
  • News & Newspapers
N/A Each issue is indexed thoroughly, so you have access to not only top news stories but also detailed information on the arts, sports, business, and popular culture. Even such items as editorials, editorial cartoons, obituaries, and letters to the editor from well know people are indexed.
Los Angeles Times Historical Full-Text
  • News & Newspapers
N/A The Los Angeles Times (1881-1990) 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.
LWW Health Library N/A LWW Health Library includes resources on anesthesiology, orthopaedic surgery, surgery, oncology, and emergency medicine. It includes visual resources such as Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy and Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination.
Making of America (University of Michigan)
  • History
N/A A digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection currently contains approximately 1600 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints.
Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926
  • Law
N/A Provides digital images of every page of 22,000 legal treatises on US and British law published from 1800 through 1926. Access may be limited to law library/school.
Making of modern law: U.S. Supreme Court records and briefs, 1832-1978
  • Law
N/A U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 is derived from two essential reference sources. For 1832-1915, the documents are based primarily on the holdings of the Jenkins Memorial Law Library, America's first law library, located in Philadelphia, PA. For 1915-1978 the source is the Library of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York, a nationally recognized research facility and the single largest member supported law library in the United States. Access may be limited to law library/school.
Material safety data sheets N/A The 325,000 MSDS files contained in this database are derived from: the U.S. Government Department of Defense MSDS database a mirror of data from siri.uvm.edu. MSDS sheets maintained by Cornell University Environmental Health and Safety and other Cornell departments. --Home page.
Maternity and infant care
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Health & Medicine
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Maternity and Infant Care is a database from Midwives Information & Resource Service for healthcare professionals involved in the care of women and infants. The database contains references to journal articles, book chapters, reports, pamphlets, news items, audio visual materials, conference proceedings and grey literature relating to the midwifery profession, pregnancy, labour, birth, postnatal care and neonatal care extending into the first year of life. Coverage is from 1973 to present.
MathSciNet
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Education
  • Mathematics
  • Science, General
  • Geology
  • Physics and Astronomy
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Consists of reviews and citations to the world's research literature in mathematics and related areas compiled from Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications.
Max Planck Encyclopedia of Public International Law N/A MPEPIL is a comprehensive analytical work containing over 1700 peer-reviewed articles on public international law. Overview articles, articles on specific cases and decisions, geographic issues, as well as treaties and instruments may be searched by title, full text, author and more; results are displayed by relevance and may be sorted by date. Browse articles by title, author or subject. The Oxford Law Citator provides links to related material within the encyclopedia and other OUP online resources.
Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies
  • Anthropology
N/A The Max Planck Institute for the Study of Societies, located in Koln, Germany, conducts basic research in the area of social sciences. The institute is a member of the Max Planck society. The research institute offers newsletters and mailings with updates about current research.
MayoClinic N/A The Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research presents MayoClinic.com, an online health news resource, which has as its aim to help people find the answers and the support they need to manage illness and stay healthy. Topics covered include an index to diseases and conditions, drug information, first-aid, and questions and answers.
Medical Letter
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The Medical Letter is intended specifically to meet the needs of the busy health care professional who wants unbiased, reliable and timely information on new drugs. Treatment guidelines is intended specifically to meet the needs of busy health care professionals who want unbiased, reliable information to help them keep up with the treatments of choice for major indications.
Medical subject headings. N/A The MESH Browser is an online vocabulary look-up aid available for use with MESH (Medical subject headings). It is designed to help quickly locate descriptors of interest and to show the hierarchy in which desciptors of possible interest appear.
MEDLINE
  • Psychology
  • Anthropology
  • Social Work
  • Science, General
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MEDLINE provides information in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system and pre-clinical sciences. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.
Medline
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Science, General
  • Biology
N/A MEDLINE provides information in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system and pre-clinical sciences. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.
MEDLINEplus
  • Biology
  • Nursing
  • Health & Medicine
  • Science, General
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A An extensive guide to health information resources. Includes common diseases and conditions, dictionaries, organizations, clearinghouses, publications, directories, consumer health libraries, MEDLINE and other medical databases.
MedPix
  • Health & Medicine
N/A MedPix is a free online medical image database containing more than 53,000 images. It is published by the National Library of Medicine after being originally developed by the departments of Radiology and Biomedical Informatics at the Uniformed Services University. This resource is designed for medical professionals and students. The materials are organized by disease category, disease location, and patient profile.
Mental Measurements Yearbook
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY), produced by the Buros Institute at the University of Nebraska, provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. The MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. The MMY database provides coverage from Volume 9 to the present.
Merck Manual - Home Edition N/A Explains disorders, who is likely to get them, their symptoms, how they're diagnosed, how they might be prevented, and how they can be treated also provides information about prognosis.
Mergent FIS Online
  • Business
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Fully searchable data on more than 10,000 companies on the NYSE, AMEX and Nasdaq exchanges.
Michigan County Histories N/A Provides access to 192 county histories in Michigan dating from 1866 to 1926, comprising titles selected from Frances Loomis's Michigan Biography Index (Detroit: Detroit Public Library, 1946), University of Michigan Bentley Historical Library, and the Research Publications microfilm publication County and Regional Histories the Old Northwest.
Micromedex healthcare series
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The wide range of evidence based information you expect from Micromedex is part of Thomson Healthcare Evidence. This includes all the unbiased, referenced information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative. Access restricted to Mazurek Education Commons Shiffman Medical Library, Nursing, and Applebaum buildings only.
Middle East Institute N/A The Middle East Institute of Columbia University, founded in 1954, has helped to set the national pace in developing an interdisciplinary approach to the study of the Middle East from the rise of Islam to the present, with a primary focus on the 19th and 20th centuries. Fostering an inter-regional and multi-disciplinary approach to the region, the Institute focuses on the Arab countries, Armenia, Iran, Israel, Turkey, Central Asia, and Muslim Diaspora communities.
MLA bibliography
  • Urban/Labor Studies
  • Art & Art History
  • Language and Literature
  • Communication & Journalism
  • Women's Studies
N/A MLA BIBLIOGRAPHY (online) is the largest and most comprehensive database covering current scholarship in the modern languages, literatures, and folklore. MLA BIBLIOGRAPHY (online) corresponds to the printed annual bibliography of the Modern Language Association.
Mr. President N/A The Smithsonian Institution provides profiles of U.S. presidents as part of its Field Trips and Learning Resources service. These profiles include biographical information, as well as links to other pertinent Smithsonian Web sites.
Music index.
  • Music
  • Education
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Index of 725 international music periodicals from over 40 countries and in 23 languages. Covers all styles and genres of classical and popular music, sorted by subject and geographic location.
National association of counties N/A Features the National Association of Counties (NACo), based in Washington, D. C. Posts contact information via mailing address, telephone number, and e-mail. NACo acts as a liaison with other levels of government, works to improve public understanding of counties, and serves as a national advocate for counties. Includes a list of member counties and a list of NACo officers. Highlights affiliated organizations and NACo member services. Offers information on the Financial Services Center of NACo. Links to sites of related interest.
National Bureau of Economic Research working paper series
  • Business
N/A Founded in 1920, the National Bureau of Economic Research is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works. The NBER is committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community.
National Center for Biotechnology Information
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
N/A Describes the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), which is responsible for building, maintaining, and distributing GenBank, the NIH genetic sequence database that collects all known DNA sequences from scientists worldwide. Includes GenBank overview, Searching GenBank and other Databases, Anonymous FTP access, New BankIt -- Submitting Sequences to GenBank on the WWW, new NCBI overview, Staff Research and projects, Announcements, What's New, Usage Statistics, and E-mail.
National Center for Health Statistics
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The NCHS is the Nation's principal health statistics agency. The NCHS is rich source of information about America 's health offering a feature called FASTATS (or fast statistics) for quick access to health statistics along with numerous other data tools. A unique public resource for health information-a critical element of public health and health policy.
National Council of Teachers of English
  • Education
N/A The National Council of Teachers of English is devoted to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education. Since 1911, NCTE has provided a forum for the profession, an array of opportunities for teachers to continue their professional growth throughout their careers, and a framework for cooperation to deal with issues that affect the teaching of English.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts
  • Criminal Justice
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The NCJRS: National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database is published by the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice's National Criminal Justice Reference Service, an information clearinghouse for people around the U.S. and the world involved with research, policy, and practice related to criminal and juvenile justice, and drug control.
National guideline clearinghouse
  • Health & Medicine
N/A A comprehensive database of evidence-based clinical practice guidelines and related documents.
National Library of Medicine N/A The National Library of Medicine within the National Institutes of Health of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, based in Bethesda, Maryland, provides an overview of its databases and electronic information sources related to biomedical and health sciences. The sources include searchable databases and databanks, bibliographic citations, archival collections, and images.
National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc. (NORD) N/A Allows users to search the databases of the National Organization for Rare Disorders, Inc. (NORD). Highlights rare disease database other databases on organizations, orphan drug designations, used medical equipment, and services and products.
National Transportation Library
  • Engineering
N/A The National Transportation Library provides timely access to the information that supports transportation policy, research, operations, and technology transfer activities. Resources in the NTL Digital Collection are primarily technical, research and policy documents provided by federal, state, local, tribal and other government agencies.
Natural Standard
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Natural Standard is an evidence-based resource for complementary and alternative therapies, and integrative medicine. It contains databases: Foods, Herbs & Supplements, Health & Wellness, Comparative Effectiveness, Brand Names, Charts & Tables, Medical Conditions, Genomics & Proteomics, Environmental & Global Health; includes interactive tools. Validated rating scales evaluate the quality of available evidence. Comprehensive monographs are designed to facilitate clinical decision making.
Naxos Music Library
  • Music
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Naxos Music Library is the most comprehensive collection of classical music available online. It includes the complete Naxos, Marco Polo and Da Capo catalogues of over 75,000 tracks, including Classical music, Historical recordings, Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music. Whilst listening, users can read notes on the works being played as well as biographical information on composers or artists in Naxos's extensive database
NCI DIS 3D database
  • Health & Medicine
N/A A database of 126,554 substances with 2D and 3D information compiled from the National Cancer Institute. Searchable through TOXNET's Toxicology data search.
New York Times
  • News & Newspapers
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Full-text coverage of the US newspaper of record. Offers superb coverage of national and international news, plus coverage of important speeches and documents, Supreme Court decisions, and presidential press conference transcripts.
New York times (Gale)
  • Social Work
  • News & Newspapers
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Covers international, national, business, New York regional news as well as sciences, medicine, arts, sports, and lifestyle news.
New York Times Historical Full-Text
  • News & Newspapers
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A The New York Times (1851-2006) 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.
Nineteenth Century Collections Online N/A Nineteenth Century Collections Online is a digitized collection of primary sources related to the nineteenth century. Materials within the collection consist of monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, statistics, and more. Four archives are available: "British Politics and Society;" "European Literature, 1790-1840: The Corvey Collection;" "Asia and the West: Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange;" and "British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High and Popular Culture."
NLM Drug Information Portal
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The NLM Drug Information Portal gives users a gateway to selected drug information from the National Library of Medicine and other key government agencies. Links to individual resources with potential drug information, including summaries tailored to various audiences. Resources include the NLM search systems useful in searching for a drug, NLM research resources, resources organized by audience and class, and other NIH and government resources such as FDA and CDC.
NLM gateway N/A The NLM Gateway allows users to search in multiple retrieval systems at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). The current Gateway searches MEDLINE/PubMed. OLDMEDLINE, LOCATORplus, AIDS Meetings, HSR Meetings, HSR Proj., MEDLINEplus, and DIRLINE.
NLM LOCATORplus
  • Health & Medicine
N/A NLM's catalog of books, journals, and audiovisuals and access points to other medical research tools.
NTIS
  • Engineering
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Science, General
  • Chemistry
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
N/A The NTIS database consists of unclassified U.S. government-sponsored research, development, and engineering reports. An increasing proportion of the database consists of unpublished material originating outside the U.S. from Western Europe and Japan. The database corresponds to several printed publications, including Government Reports Announcements & Index.
Nursing Resource Center N/A Database of nursing literature from Gale. Includes journal citations, some full-text journal articles, NCLEX and other test preparation materials, disease overviews, sample care plans, drug monographs, and multimedia learning materials. Designed primarily to support undergraduate nursing students. Contains unique full-text content and is an excellent resource for nursing and health sciences literature and consumer health information.
OCLC FirstSearch electronic collections online N/A A searchable database of a growing collection of journals in a variety of subject areas. Searching across multiple journals and browsing within journals is possible. Bibliographic information is available for all journal issues. Full-text articles, including original text and image content, are available for issues included in the institution subscription.
OECD iLibrary
  • Economics
  • Law
  • Education
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SourceOECD is the publications portal of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and consists of sections that include Books and Reports by Theme, Periodicals, reference titles, and Statistical databases. To access SourceOECD users have to subscribe to the portal on an annual basis. OECD, based in Paris, France, is a forum permitting governments of industrialized democracies to study and formulate policies in all economic and social spheres.
OmniFile Full Text Select
  • Education
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A Wilson OmniFile Full Text Select is a multidisciplinary, full text article database, with accompanying indexing and abstracts. Content from over 3,000 publications is selectively compiled from numerous Wilson Full Text periodical databases including coverage for Art, Applied Science & Technology, Biological & Agricultural, Education, General Science, Humanities, Library Literature & Information Science, Readers' Guide, Social Sciences, Business Full Text and Index to Legal Periodicals & Books.
Online Mendelian inheritance in man
  • Health & Medicine
N/A A catalog of human genes and genetic disorders.
Optics InfoBase (Optical Society of America)
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Geology
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Engineering
N/A Features the Optical Society of America (OSA) publications, the world's leading publisher of optics information, based in Washington, D.C.
Orchestral Music Online
  • Music
N/A Orchestral Music Online is the most recent iteration of David Daniels's classic repertoire reference work used by conductors, orchestras, musicians, and musicologists throughout the world. This new online version, based on the fourth edition of the printed reference work Orchestral Music: A Handbook (2005, Scarecrow Press), provides greater and easier access to more information on composers and works.
OSHA Regulations N/A OSHA maintains this website of the 29 CFR standards. Word and phrase searching is available in these regulations. Also listed are links to parts of the regulations.
OVID Database Gateway N/A The OVID database gateway has access to Journals@OVID Full Text, HaPI, Mental Measurements Yearbook, Current Contents and more.
Oxford African American Studies Center
  • Social Sciences
N/A The Oxford African American Studies Center is a comprehensive collection of scholarship available online to focus on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A Oxford DNB provides 50,000 specially-written signed biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of the British past, from the earliest times to the end of the year 2000. Search options, extensive internal cross-referencing, access to articles from the original DNB, and navigation by themes combine with rigorous research and scholarship to make the Oxford DNB an important reference site.
Oxford English Dictionary
  • Language and Literature
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A Electronic version of: Oxford English dictionary, 2nd ed., New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.
Oxford music online
  • Music
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Includes the full text with ongoing updates of The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians, 2nd ed., The new Grove dictionary of opera, and The new Grove dictionary of jazz, 2nd ed. Access is limited to three simultaneous users.
Oxford reference online. Premium
  • Philosophy
  • Language and Literature
  • Law
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Greek & Latin
  • Science, General
N/A Multi-part database of the online versions of seminal Oxford University Press texts. Main screen contains quick search capability. Each topical division contains the searchable version of the latest edition of published dictionaries and encyclopedias. Online texts will be updated after new editions of the print monographs are published.
PACER (Public Access to Court Electronic Records)
  • Law
N/A (U.S. Courts) The PACER Service Center is the Federal Judiciary's gateway for electronic access to U.S. District, Bankruptcy, and Appellate court records. Michigan courts accessible through PACER include the US Court of Appeals Sixth Circuit, Eastern District Court, Western District Court, Eastern Bankruptcy Court, and the Western Bankruptcy Court. (See reference desk for access. Law students and Faculty can obtain PACER access via Bloomberg Law.)
PAIS International
  • Environmental Science
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Law
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A Formerly PAIS Decade, this database provides indexing and abstracting of articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, book chapters, and statistical directories about public affairs.
Partnership for Higher Education in Africa
  • Education
N/A This Web site contains information about the Partnership, the full text of publications sponsored by the Partnership, and links to other sites that we hope you will find useful.
Peace research abstracts N/A Peace Research Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to peace research, including conflict resolution, international affairs, peace psychology, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
Pew Hispanic Center N/A The Pew Hispanic Center's mission is to improve understanding of the diverse Hispanic population in the United States and to chronicle Latinos' growing impact on the nation. The Center strives to inform debate on critical issues through dissemination of its research to policymakers, business leaders, academic institutions and the media.
Pew Internet & American life project
  • Library Science
N/A Funds, conducts, and reports on academic-quality, impartial research about the societal impact of the Internet. In addition to its research reports, offers a host of links to resources related to the Internet and society: a two-week archive of news stories web sites statistics and opinions.
Philosopher's Index
  • Business
  • Philosophy
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
N/A Provides indexing and abstracts from books and over 270 journals on philosophy and related interdisciplinary fields published in the U.S. and the Western World. Coverage is from 1940 to the present for U.S. materials, and 1967 to the present for non-U.S. references.
Physical Education Index
  • Education
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Records are indexed and classified from peer-reviewed journals, report literature, conference proceedings, trade magazines, patents, articles from the popular press, and many other publications. Coverage includes physical education curricula, sports medicine, dance, sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, and sport sociology/psychology.
PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress N/A The PILOTS database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, and includes citations to literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health issues results from traumatic events, for populations ranging from children to adults.
PLoS medicine N/A The journal provides an open-access venue for important, peer-reviewed advances in all disciplines. With the ultimate aim of improving human health, we encourage research and comment that address the global burden of disease.
Polling the nations
  • Political Science
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A This is a compilation of questions and responses from more than 12,000 national, state, local and special surveys, conducted by 700 polling organizations in the United States and 70 other countries from 1986 through the present. Each record in the database consists of one poll question and the participants' responses. Records are indexed by subject matter, publication year, location, and survey method. Other information provided includes: source name and contact information, sample population.
Polymers: a property database
  • Chemistry
N/A Polymers provides scientific and commercial information on polymers from primary literature via reference citations and though supplier details by providing trade names and commercial product information. Searches can be done by polymer, properties, trade name, application, and more. It provides tabulated displays of search results and polymer data as well as monomer data cross-referenced from the relevant polymers.
Postsecondary Educational Institutions and Programs
  • Education
N/A The database lists approximately 6,900 postsecondary educational institutions and programs, each of which is accredited by an accrediting agency or state approval agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education as a reliable authority as to the quality of postsecondary education within the meaning of the Higher Education Act of 1965, as amended (HEA). Search by Institution or Accreditation Agency.
Practical Law Company for Law Schools N/A Practical Law Company offers transactional materials in corporate, employee benefits, finance, intellectual property and technology, labor & employment and additional practice areas. Includes model documents and drafting tips, checklists, topic overviews, and 'What's Market' notes current M&A activity, IPOs and more. Also includes 'The Summer Associate Survival Guide'.
Presidential Recordings Program N/A This site is a research website dedicated to the presidential recordings with highlights of conversations, recent news, and relevant research material. The site is hosted and maintained by the Presidential Recordings Program at the University of Virginia's Miller Center of Public Affairs.
Presidents of the United States N/A This website provides biographies of all the presidents of the United States.
Profiles in science N/A Contains the archival collections of prominent twentieth-century biomedical scientists donated to the National Library of Medicine, including published and unpublished materials (books, journals, manuscripts, photographs, audio tapes, and other audiovisual materials).
Project Muse
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Art & Art History
  • Education
  • Language and Literature
  • Philosophy
  • Greek & Latin
  • Law
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A A searchable database that provides access to the full text of journals published by Johns Hopkins University Press and other university presses.
Proquest Central N/A This resource contains databases on a broad range of topics.
Proquest Congressional 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.
Proquest Current & Historical Newspapers N/A Current issues of major newspapers and access to historical newspapers.
Proquest History Vault N/A Primary source materials from its University Publications of America (UPA) Collection in a digital format. ProQuest History Vault unlocks the wealth of archival materials with a single search. Researchers can access letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, diaries, and much more from a single interface.
Proquest Multisearch
  • Education
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Searches multiple ProQuest databases (ABI Inform, Ethnic NewsWatch, GenderWatch, National Newspaper Abstracts, ProQuest Nursing Journals, and Research Library) simultaneously.
ProQuest Newsstand N/A
ProQuest Statistical Insight
  • Political Science
  • Health & Medicine
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Economics
N/A Provides abstracts and indexes of statistical information from over 100,000 U.S. government publications from 1973, state and private sources from 1980, and approximately 2000 documents from international organizations from 1983. Incorporates ASI subject and keyword searching. Full text or web links provided for some citations.
Protein
  • Health & Medicine
N/A This database contains sequence data from translated coding regions of DNA sequences as well as protein sequences submitted to Protein Information Resource (PIR), SWISS-PROT, Protein Research Foundation (PRF), and Protein Data Bank (PDB).
PsycArticles
  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Provides full text access to articles from journals published by APA and allied organizations. Covers general psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology.
PsycINFO
  • Nursing
  • Urban/Labor Studies
  • Psychology
  • Education
  • Business
  • Health & Medicine
  • Social Work
  • Science, General
  • Criminal Justice
  • Women's Studies
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Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law.
Public Administration Abstracts
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Education
N/A Public Administration Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to public administration, including public administration research, public administration theory, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
PubMed Central
  • Chemistry
  • Geology
  • Health & Medicine
  • Biology
N/A Free online access to fulltext of life science research articles, provided by the U.S. National Institutes of Health.
PubMed@Wayne
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition & Food Science
  • Social Work
  • Health & Medicine
  • Science, General
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Psychology
  • Engineering
N/A PubMed is a project developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)--Overview. NLM's search service to access the 9 million citations in MEDLINE and Pre-MEDLINE (with links to participating on-line journals), and other related databases --Home page.
Race Relations Abstracts
  • Education
N/A Race Relations Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to race relations, including ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
Reader's Guide Retrospective
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Art & Art History
  • General & Multidisciplinary
N/A Readers' guide retrospective, produced by The H.W. Wilson Company, is a database containing comprehensive indexing of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and reflects the history of 20th century America. The complete database covers the years 1890 through 1982. This Phase One coverage includes the years [current as of 8/28/02] 1963 through 1982.
Readex African American Newspapers N/A America's Historical Newspapers: African American Newspapers, 1827-1998
Reaxys
  • Chemistry
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Reaxys provides access to the Beilstein, Gmelin and Patent Chemistry Databases and includes extensive coverage of authoritative information in organic, inorganic and organometallic chemistry.
RefWorks N/A Students, faculty, and staff must use a WSU email address (ending in "@wayne.edu") when creating RefWorks accounts. If you are a WSU affiliate and are having troubles creating a RefWorks accounts, please message ask@wayne.libanswers.com for assistance.
RePORTER
  • Health & Medicine
N/A RePORTER (Research Portfolio Online Reporting Tool) provides access to reports, data and analyses of NIH (National Institutes of Health) research activities, including information on NIH expenditures, and the results of NIH-reported research.
ResearchConnect
  • Health & Medicine
N/A ResearchConnect is a database of research profiles designed to promote collaboration and inter-disciplinary clinical and translational research at Wayne State University.
RIA Checkpoint
  • Business
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • Law
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A comprehensive source for United States financial and tax research. Federal and state legislative, statutory, regulatory and case law and analytical materials as well as authoritative explanations from the editorial staff are available. Tax planning and compliance materials include pension & benefits, estate planning, payroll, accounting, audit and corporate finance. The RIA Citator 2d and Warren Gorham & Lamont tax journals are also included in this database.
RILM abstracts of music literature
  • Education
  • Music
N/A Over 200,000 citations on international music corresponding to the printed RILM Abstracts of Music Literature. This file is produced by the Repertoire International de Litterature Musicale. It includes all data from the RILM printed year 1969 to the present.
Royal Society of Chemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
N/A Includes news, contact and membership information, a conference diary, employment services, divisional activities, meetings, and career advice. Also includes books, projects, magazines, educational resources, and chemistry specialties. Links to the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC).
Royal Society Publications N/A Features the publications of the Royal Society, the United Kingdom academy of science based in London. Offers access to proceedings, transactions, notes, biographies, and more.
SAE Digital Library
  • Engineering
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An easy-to-use information management system that puts thousands of full-text SAE Technical Documents only from 1998 forward at your fingertips via the web.
Sage Journals Online
  • Education
N/A he SAGE Subject Collections are discipline-specific packages of the most popular peer-reviewed journals in Communication & Media Studies, Criminology, Education, Management & Organization Studies, Materials Science & Engineering, Nursing & Public Health, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and Urban Studies & Planning published by SAGE and participating societies.
Sage Research Methods
  • Anthropology
  • Education
N/A SAGE Research Methods provides access to 1000+ books, encyclopedias, and journal articles, as well as innovative features, such as the Methods Map visual browse tool using a custom taxonomy of 700+ methods terms.
Science Careers
  • Science, General
N/A Science's Next Wave, the career development resource for scientists. Science's Next Wave is a weekly online publication that covers scientific training, career development, and the science job market. The Next Wave is published by SCIENCE magazine and the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Science citation index
  • Chemistry
  • Health & Medicine
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Science, General
N/A An international interdisciplinary index to the literature of science.
Science.gov
  • Science, General
N/A Developed by an interagency working group of 18 scientific and technical information organizations from 14 federal government agencies, Science.gov provides a gateway to authoritative information resources at government science agencies, including research and development. Two major types of information included are selected authoritative science Web sites and databases of technical reports, journal articles, conference proceedings, and other published materials.
ScienceDirect
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Biology
  • Nutrition & Food Science
  • Geology
  • Psychology
  • Education
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Nursing
  • Health & Medicine
  • Anthropology
  • Social Sciences
  • Science, General
  • Business
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Communication & Journalism
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A Web database for scientific research that contains abstracts and the full text of more than 1000 Elsevier Science journals in the life, physical, medical, technical, and social sciences.
SciFinder
  • Chemistry
  • Health & Medicine
  • Engineering
  • Science, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Biology
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SciFinder provides access to CAplus, a database of chemical literature as well as U.S. and foreign chemical-related patents. It includes journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference proceedings, technical reports, and dissertations indexed in Chemical Abstracts since 1907. SciFinder also provides access to databases of chemical substances, chemical reactions, chemical suppliers and regulatory information.
SCIPIO: Art and Rare Book Sales/Auction Catalogs
  • Art & Art History
N/A Art and Rare Book Sales Catalogs is the only online union catalog of auction catalog records in existence. This database provides bibliographic access to auction sales catalogs from all major North American and European auction houses as well as private sales—valuable sources of information on the provenance of art objects and rare books, the history of collection, and contemporary and historical market trends.
Scopus
  • Biology
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
  • Geology
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering
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Scopus is the world's largest abstracts database of 13,450 titles from more than 4,000 international publishers with access to over 25 million abstracts (going back to 1966).
Scribner Writers Online
  • Language and Literature
N/A Scribner Writers Online includes 15-20 page signed essays on more than 1,600 authors and literary genres drawn from 13 acclaimed Scribner print series.
Shepard's Citations
  • Law
N/A Shepard's Citations Service is a comprehensive citator used to validate the law and determine the status of an appellate case. Public access is available via LexisNexis Academic Universe by selecting 'US Legal' on the left hand portion of the screen. The Shepard's report may provide alternate citations, prior and subsequent case history, citing decisions and other sources as well as editorial treatment. Only case law is covered in LexisNexis Academic Universe.
SIAM journals online
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering
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Includes recently posted articles scheduled to appear in SIAM's print journals over the next one to two years. Articles are published in electronic versions approximately four months after acceptance.
Small Business Resource Center
  • Business
N/A Learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.
Smart materials and structures N/A Dedicated to technical advances in smart materials and structures, this journal covers both basic and applied research in physics, engineering and materials science, and also industrial applications.
Social Sciences Citation Index
  • Anthropology
N/A Over 2,474 journals across 50 social science disciplines, as well as 3,500 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals, to 1956.
Social Services Abstracts
  • Social Work
  • Criminal Justice
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Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,406 serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book reviews.
Social work abstracts
  • Education
  • Social Work
N/A Social Work Abstracts database contains more than 26,000 records, spanning 1977 to the present, from social work and other related journals on topics such as homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, community organization, and more.
Sociological Abstracts
  • Criminal Justice
  • Social Sciences
  • Women's Studies
  • Social Work
  • Education
  • Anthropology
  • Business
N/A Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,809 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers. Records added since 1963 contain in-depth and nonevaluative abstracts of journal articles.
SpringerLINK
  • Engineering
N/A Provides full-text access to all 400 of Springer's journal titles as well as journals from other publishers. Subjects include life sciences, chemical sciences, environmental sciences, geosciences, computer science, mathematics, medicine, physics & astronomy, engineering, and economics.
STAT!Ref
  • Health & Medicine
  • Nursing
  • Science, General
N/A Contains online version of over 30 medical textbooks and reference books.
Stem cells and the future of regenerative medicine N/A The participants discussed the science of stem cells and a variety of ethical and other arguments relevant to public policy as it applies to stem cells.
Surveillance, epidemiology, and end results
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The SEER Program collects cancer data on a routine basis from designated population-based cancer registries in various areas of the country. Trends in cancer incidence, mortality, and patient survival in the United States, as well as many other studies, are derived from this data bank.
Swank Digital Campus N/A
Test reviews online
  • Health & Medicine
  • Education
N/A Contains descriptions of over 20,000 tests and other measurement devices dating from the early 1900s to the present. Entries include availability information or information on the orginal publisher. The database is searchable by title, author, acronym, descriptor, corporation, year or call number. includes educational testing service (ETS).
TestLink
  • Health & Medicine
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Contains descriptions of over 20,000 tests and other measurement devices dating from the early 1900s to the present. Entries include availability information or information on the original publisher. The database is searchable by title, author, acronym, descriptor, corporation, year or call number. Includes Educational Testing Service (ETS).
Tests in Print
  • Education
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, Tests in Print (TIP) serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. TIP provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). Now a part of Mental Measurements Yearbook.
Theatre in Video
  • Art & Art History
N/A Theatre in Video contains more than 250 of the world’s most important plays, together with more than 100 video documentaries, online in streaming video—more than 500 hours in all. These definitive performances, by leading actors and directors, have been painstakingly licensed from a wide range of copyright holders.
Theses Canada portal N/A This is your central access point for Canadian theses and information about the Theses Canada program.
TIME.com
  • News & Newspapers
N/A Presents the online version of Time magazine, a weekly publication of Time Inc., located in New York City. Offers access to selected full-text articles from the current issue, as well as press releases. Includes daily news and special features. Many archival articles are Premium content and require subscription latest issue is free (numerous pop-ups and dancing ads).
Top American research universities N/A TheCenter determines the Top American Research Universities by their rank on nine different measures: Total Research, Federal Research, Endowment Assets, Annual Giving, National Academy Members, Faculty Awards, Doctorates Granted, Postdoctoral Appointees, and Median SAT Scores.
Tox Town
  • Health & Medicine
N/A An introduction to toxic chemicals and environmental health risks you might encounter in everyday life, in everyday places.
Toxics release inventory
  • Environmental Science
  • Health & Medicine
N/A The Toxics Release Inventory (TRI), a resource of the EPA, is a set of publicly available databases containing information on releases of specific toxic chemicals and their management as waste, as reported annually by U.S. industrial and federal facilities. TRI's data, beginning with the 1987 reporting year, covers air, water, land, and underground injection releases, as well as transfers to waste sites. TRI also includes data related to source reduction and recycling.
TOXLINE
  • Health & Medicine
N/A TOXLINE is a bibliographic database covering the pharmaceutical, biochemical, psychological, toxicological, and environmental effects of chemical, biological, and physical agents. Includes citations (pre-1965-forward) from English language materials selected from toxicology, pharmacology, and biochemistry. Types of materials indexed: journal articles, monographs, technical reports, theses, letters, and meeting abstracts, papers and reports.
TOXMAP
  • Health & Medicine
N/A TOXMAP is a web site from the National Library of Medicine (NLM) that uses maps of the United States to show the amount and location of toxic chemicals released into the environment. Data is derived from the EPA's Toxics Release Inventory (TRI), which provides information on the releases of toxic chemicals into the environment as reported annually by industrial facilities around the United States.
TOXNET
  • Environmental Science
  • Health & Medicine
  • Chemistry
N/A This free-of-charge search interface provides access to the TOXNET system of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas, including CCRIS, ChemlDplus, DART/ETIC, EMIC, GENE-TOX, HSDB, HSDB, structures, IRIS, NCI-3D, TOXLINE, TRI. TOXNET is sponsored by the National Library of Medicine, through the Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program of its Specialized Information Services Division.
TRIP
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Trip is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care.
Tumor gene database
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Search for the name of a gene, for words or phrases in the list of facts about a gene, or both.
Twayne's Writers Online
  • Language and Literature
N/A Twayne's Writers Online contains the full text of 200 frequently used Twayne Literary Masters books on individual World, US, or English authors, for a total of 600 individual full-text titles.
Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory
  • Library Science
  • Science, General
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Contains information on currently published as well as discontinued periodicals. Includes magazines, journals, newsletters, newspapers, conference proceedings, and electronic publications.
UN-HABITAT N/A The United Nations Human Settlements Programme, UN-HABITAT, is the United Nations agency for human settlements.
United Nations Official Document System N/A Official repository for documents published by the United Nations. The full text of documents dating back to 1992 is accessible in PDF in all official languages of the United Nations - Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish. ODS is the UN's Official Document Search System. You can search for UN documents by keywords, then narrow your search.
United States Patent and Trademark Office. Patents Full-Text
  • Engineering
N/A United States issued patents and published patent applications available for searching and display from the U.S. Patent Office.
Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization
  • Anthropology
N/A Features the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), an international organization of nations and peoples, who are not represented by principal international organizations. Explains that UNPO is a forum for occupied nations, indigenous peoples, and minorities that is based in The Hague, Netherlands.
UptoDate Online
  • Health & Medicine
N/A UpToDate is a comprehensive evidence-based clinical information resource composed of topic reviews which are written by physician authors. The topic reviews go through an extensive peer review process to ensure accuracy and reliability. UpToDate is designed to provide health care providers with concise, practical answers to medical questions at the point of care. Patrons are required to register for a personal account to use UpToDate. The account will become inactive if it is not used for 30 days.
Urban Institute N/A Home page for the Urban Institute features information on staffing, policies, initiatives and the history of the organization. Additionally, the site makes available online a selection of published research and papers on topics relating to urban life and social problems in the United States.
Urban studies abstracts
  • Education
N/A Urban Studies Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to urban studies, including urban affairs, community development, urban history, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
USA Trade Online
  • Business
N/A Site provides access to approximately 3,000 statistical publications including economic and trade related records.
USA.gov
  • Political Science
  • Law
  • Science, General
  • Economics
  • Business
N/A USA.gov is a virtual system that allows Internet users to search millions of U.S. Government web pages without having to know where that information lives. USA.gov allows people to navigate through government web pages using topic listings, key word(s) searches, or by clicking to executive, legislative, and judicial sites. It contains links to state and local government web pages. USA.gov also provides a means for people to give feedback to agencies and to USA.gov itself.
Visual Resources Collection N/A The WSU Visual Resources Collection houses over 100,000 images relevant to the study of art, architecture, history, literature, anthropology, science and more. Powered by Luna software, Visual Resources Collection gives users the ability to create and save presentations and slideshows for classroom use, embed images and presentations in Blackboard, and search images from the popular photo-sharing site Flickr.
VisualDX N/A A diagnostic decision support system designed by clinicians to aid medical professionals in the diagnosis of visually identifiable diseases. Provides instant access to specialist knowledge at the point of care, merging medical images with concise clinical text. Includes more than 18,000 images representing over 1,000 visually identifiable diseases, drug reactions, and infections. As the clinician enters specific patient findings, VisualDx creates a visual differential diagnosis. The clinician enters symptoms and other clinical findings, such as lesion type, body location, medical history, medications, etc. With each entry, the system builds and refines the differential, never eliminating a diagnostic possibility but ranking each one by relevance to the patient findings. VisualDx displays images and key clinical information on all relevant diagnoses for a quick side-by-side comparison to the patient. Intended not to substitute, but to complement traditional medical information sources.
W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research N/A Features the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research, a nonprofit research organization dedicated to finding employment-related problem solutions, based in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Describes publications, upcoming events, and research programs.
Wall Street Journal (current)
  • Business
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • News & Newspapers
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Access to current editions of the Wall Street Journal. 1984 to present. Pre-194 access is available from the Wall Street Journal Historical edition.
Wall Street Journal Historical Full-Text
  • Business
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
  • News & Newspapers
N/A ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Wall Street Journal 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.
Washington Post
  • News & Newspapers
N/A Full-text coverage of the US newspaper of record. Offers superb coverage of national and international news, plus coverage of important speeches and documents, Supreme Court decisions, and presidential press conference transcripts. Coverage of national, international, and local news. The Washington Post is renowned for its political reporting, editorials and columnists.
Washington Post (Homepage)
  • News & Newspapers
N/A The Washington Post is a recognized news organizations that is a diversified media company whose principal operations include newspaper and magazine publishing, television broadcasting, cable television systems, electronic information services, test preparation and educational and career services.
Washington Post Historical Full-Text
  • News & Newspapers
N/A The Washington Post (1877-1997) 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.
Web of Science
  • Chemistry
  • Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Psychology
  • Education
  • Economics
  • Political Science
  • Mathematics
  • Health & Medicine
  • Anthropology
  • Social Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Social Work
  • Agriculture
  • Engineering
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Science, General
  • Geology
  • Nutrition & Food Science
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Online version of the ISI indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index from 1975-. A search can be limited to one index (i.e. Science Citation Index OR Social Science Citation Index).
WebWISER: Wireless Information System for Emergency Responders
  • Health & Medicine
N/A Designed to assist First Responders in hazardous material incidents. Provides a wide range of information on hazardous substances, including substance identification support, physical characteristics, human health information, and containment and suppression guidance.
Welcome to the National Center for Education Statistics
  • Education
N/A NCES is the primary federal entity collecting and analyzing education-related data for the United States and other nations. The NCES catalog can be searched to locate NCES publications and data products, many fulltext or available for download, including The Condition of Education, The Digest of Education Statistics, TIMSS (Third International Mathematics and Science Study) and the NAEP (Nation's Report Card).
Welcome to the United Nations
  • Law
N/A The United Nations (U.N.) is an international agency headquartered in New York City that provides peacekeeping and humanitarian assistance worldwide. The U.N. consists of 30 affiliated organizations, known together as the U.N. system. The U.N. outlines its organizational structure, lists its member states, and highlights its publications.
Westlaw
  • Law
N/A Westlaw provides access to a comprehensive collection of primary and secondary legal research materials that includes federal, state, and limited foreign case law, court rules, statutory and regulatory materials, digests, reference publications, and full text legal periodicals, newsletters, newspapers, and publications. Includes access to Westlaw Classic and Westlaw Next. (Westlaw Academic Access restricted to the law students and faculty only. Please see Reference Librarian for assistance. Public access Westlaw terminals are available for use in the Law Library. See circulation desk for assistance.)
Westlaw (Public Access)
  • Law
N/A Westlaw database public access
Westlaw China N/A Comprehensive, updated and authoritative bilingual China law materials. Includes materials from the former Isinolaw database.
World Factbook
  • Political Science
  • General & Multidisciplinary
  • Science, General
  • Communication & Journalism
N/A An annual publication by the Central Intelligence Agency of the United States with basic information about the various countries of the world. ,
World health report N/A The main purpose of the report is to provide countries, donor agencies, international organizations and others with the information they need to help them make policy and funding decisions.
World of Learning N/A Access to information on over 30,000 universities, colleges, schools of art and music, libraries, learned societies, research institutes, museums and art galleries worldwide. Details more than 200,000 staff and officials Information on over 400 international cultural, scientific and educational organizations. Library information includes number of volumes held and outstanding features of the collection. Professors at major universities are listed by name, together with the subject speciality.
WorldCat
  • Library Science
  • Education
  • Economics
  • Philosophy
  • Social Sciences
  • Science, General
  • Language and Literature
  • Law
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Over 36 million records of any type of material cataloged by OCLC member libraries. Includes manuscripts written as early as the 11th century.
WorldTradeLaw.net
  • Law
  • Accounting, Taxation, & Business Law
N/A A searchable database containing information which provides detailed summaries and commentaries on WTO Panel and Appellate Body Reports. Each document provides a basic summary of the panel's or Appellate Body's legal findings and conclusions, a timeline, references to other reports and materials, and expert analysis on many of the key issues in the report. There is also access to the full text of the Panel and Appellate Reports.
Worldwide political science abstracts
  • Political Science
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The database provides access to citations and abstracts of journal articles appearing political science journals. Years of Coverage: 1975 to the present.
WSU General Art Collection
  • Art & Art History
N/A Features over 6,000 art and architectural images licensed from Scholars Resource, an image archive for the teaching of art history. Includes important works from over 100 museums worldwide. Images are made available through Luna software, giving users the ability to easily create presentations and slideshows.
WTO Reporter
  • Law
N/A the only daily news publication providing targeted, timely coverage of the activities of the World Trade Organization in Geneva.
Yale Human Rights & Development Law Journal N/A The Yale Human Rights and Development Law Journal publishes full text PDFs of its articles online. The regular issues of the Journal are published in print and on electronic databases such as Westlaw, Lexis and Hein Online.
Zentralblatt MATH.
  • Computers and Computer Science
  • Mathematics
N/A The Online database provides a comprehensive coverage of the international mathematical research published in the years 1931 through present. It contains articles from about 2,000 journals and serials.
ABI World N/A With more than 11,000 members, the American Bankruptcy Institute (ABI) is the largest multi-disciplinary, non-partisan organization dedicated to research and education on matters related to insolvency. Founded in 1982 to provide Congress and the public with unbiased analysis of bankruptcy issues, ABI is the premier professional organization in the field. Members span the entire spectrum of professionals and include attorneys, accountants, auctioneers, judges, lenders, academics, turnaround specialists, credit professionals and many others.
AccessGUDID N/A This database contains identification information submitted to the FDA about medical devices sold in the U.S. that have unique device identifiers (UDI). It is provided by the the U.S. National Library of Medicine and the FDA.
African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 N/A http://proxy.lib.wayne.edu/login?url=http://infoweb.newsbank.com
American Chemical Society Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) N/A SciFinder provides access to CAplus, a database of chemical literature as well as U.S. and foreign chemical-related patents. It includes journal articles, book chapters, patents, conference proceedings, technical reports, and dissertations indexed in Chemical Abstracts since 1907. SciFinder also provides access to databases of chemical substances, chemical reactions, chemical suppliers and regulatory information.
American Mosaic online resource N/A Wide-ranging and easy to use, LAE is the first full-text database focusing on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States. Its content spans from the pre-Columbian Indigenous civilizations of the Americas, through the Spanish and Mexican settlement of much of what is now the United States, to the triumphs and challenges facing present-day U.S. Latinos.
ASCE civil engineering database N/A A searchable database of citations and abstracts for ASCE documents published since 1973. It provides access to all the journals, conference proceedings, books, standards, manuals, magazines, and newsletter. Subject areas include aerospace, earthquake, environmental, forensic, geotechnical, structural and architectural engineering, bridges, cold regions, computer practices, construction, engineering mechanics, highways, hydrology, hydraulics, irrigation and drainage, transportation, urban planning, water resources, and waterway, port, coastal and ocean engineering. Also includes ASCE Market Place Computer Software Buyer's Guide.
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.
DARE N/A The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE) contains American regional vocabulary from throughout the United States including the earliest known usage of each word, a sampling of other examples of use over time, and a contemporary example. This digital version offers interactive, multimedia tools that allow mapping of where words are used, among other features. Includes questions from the DARE survey, which forms the basis for this resource, along with examples from printed materials such as novels and newspapers.
Database of abstracts of reviews of effectiveness (DARE) 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).
DELRdi N/A The Dance Education Literature and Research descriptive index (DELRdi) is an index of literature and research from 1926 to the present that informs teaching, learning, and future directions of research in the field of dance education. It contains extensive descriptions of 4,100+ literary works including theses, dissertations, journal articles, conference proceedings and other reports from over 200+ different publications and organizations and 147 university dance programs. In addition to providing basic citation information, the DELRdi provides detailed descriptive information on the methodology, techniques, and characteristics of the research documented in the index. The DELRdi is the culminating product of a four-year research project supported by the United States Department of Education (2001-2005).
Dissertations and Theses @ Wayne State 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.
ECCO N/A Consisting of every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in the United Kingdom during the 18th century, along with thousands of important works from the Americas on The American Revolution, The French Revolution and The Industrial Revolution.
EdITLib Digital Library N/A LearnTechLib, formerly EdITLib Digital Library, is your source for peer-reviewed and published articles and papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of Educational Technology and E-Learning.
EEBO. N/A Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War.
Eisenhower National Clearinghouse N/A Explore the most comprehensive collection of materials for math and science educators. You can find lesson ideas, articles about teaching practices, curriculum resources, professional development tools, and much more.
ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) N/A This is the free online interface for ERIC (Education Resources Information Center), the worlds largest digital library of education literature. Sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, the ERIC digital library includes more than 1.6 million records of education-related research reports, journal articles, conference papers and other sources. The free online interface provides a very efficient way of searching the ERIC Thesaurus for subject headings. Note this ERIC interface does not link to Wayne State Librarys full-text articles.
ERIC (ProQuest) N/A ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) is the worlds largest digital library of education literature. Sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, the ERIC digital library includes more than 1.6 million records of education-related research reports, journal articles, conference papers and other sources. The ERIC (ProQuest) platform works well if you would like to easily create search alerts, or you prefer the ProQuest interface. This ERIC interface provides links to Wayne State Librarys full-text articles.
Ethnic NewsWatch N/A Full-text articles from newspapers and periodicals published by ethnic and minority presses in the United States
FIRSTGOV N/A USA.gov is a virtual system that allows Internet users to search millions of U.S. Government web pages without having to know where that information lives. USA.gov allows people to navigate through government web pages using topic listings, key word(s) searches, or by clicking to executive, legislative, and judicial sites. It contains links to state and local government web pages. USA.gov also provides a means for people to give feedback to agencies and to USA.gov itself.
Grove music online N/A Includes the full text with ongoing updates of The new Grove dictionary of music and musicians, 2nd ed., The new Grove dictionary of opera, and The new Grove dictionary of jazz, 2nd ed. Access is limited to three simultaneous users.
Historical and Current Newspapers from ProQuest N/A Current issues of major newspapers and access to historical newspapers.
Historical Chicago Tribune 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.
Historical Detroit Free Press N/A ProQuest Historical Newspapers Detroit Free Press (1831-1922) offers full page and article images with searchable full text. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
Historical Los Angeles Times N/A The Los Angeles Times (1881-1986) 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.
Historical New York Times. N/A The New York Times (1851-2006) 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.
Historical Wall Street Journal N/A The Wall Street Journal (1889-1991) 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.
Historical Washington Post N/A The Washington Post (1877-1992) 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.
Human Relations Area Files N/A eHRAF World Cultures is a cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life. The annually-growing eHRAF database is unique in that the information is organized into cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level.
IBFD N/A Official organ of the International Fiscal Association, I.F.A.
ILP N/A International coverage and access to scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews, and more.
Institute of Physics N/A A platform for IOP-hosted journal content. It provides site-wide access to scientific, technical and medical content, and incorporates some of the most innovative technologies to enhance the user-experience.
Iter online N/A Iter's bibliography includes literature pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). Citations for books, journal material (articles, reviews, review articles, bibliographies, catalogues, abstracts and discographies) are included, as are citations for essays in books (including entries in conference proceedings, festschriften, encyclopedias and exhibition catalogues).
L'Annee Philologique on the Internet N/A A database published by the Société Internationale de Bibliographie Classique, under the direction of Éric Rebillard, with the American Philological Association and the Database of Classical Bibliography, Dee L. Clayman, General Editor, with the support of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (France) et du National Endowment for Humanities (USA). 600,000 bibliographic records for the years 1949 to 2004, with 12,500 new records added each year.
Law Library Microform Consortium N/A LLMC is a non-profit cooperative serving member libraries' needs for preservation, space recovery, and collection development on film and on-line. In its first 27 years of operation, it filmed over 7,500 titles, some 90,000 volumes, of interest to researchers in law and history. Its backfile comprises the world's largest collection of legal literature and government documents in microform. That backfile, and future filming of some 10,000 volumes per year, are being made available for on-line access on this web site. Full bibliographic data for titles already uploaded is provided here.
Library literature & information science retrospective N/A An online bibliographic database that indexes articles and book reviews of 102 key library and information science periodicals published in the United States and elsewhere. Includes coverage from Library Literature & Information Science Retrospective (1905-1983).
LISA: Library information science abstracts N/A Abstracts of the world's literature in librarianship, information science and related disciplines.
Marquis who's who N/A Biography in Context delivers research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography. A resource that offers media-rich content in context that's updated daily. In it you'll find: 600,000+ biographies covering more than 525,000 individuals.
McGraw-Hill's AccessSurgery N/A McGraw-Hill's AccessSurgery.com is an integrated online resource that provides medical students, surgical residents, and practicing surgeons with quick answers to surgical inquiries from trusted sources. Organized around the ACGME's (Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education) mandate for a Core Curriculum, AccessSurgery delivers content in context.
Medline/PubMed (NLM) N/A PubMed is a project developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH)--Overview. NLM's search service to access the 9 million citations in MEDLINE and Pre-MEDLINE (with links to participating on-line journals), and other related databases --Home page.
Michigan digital Sanborn maps N/A Digital Sanborn® Maps, 1867-1970™ Michigan Only. Sanborn® fire insurance maps are detailed property and land-use records covering more than 12,000 U.S. towns and cities. Founded in 1867 by D. A. Sanborn, the Sanborn Map Company was the primary American publisher of fire maps for over 100 years, repeatedly mapping towns and cities as they changed. The maps provide a wealth of information, such as building outline, size and shape, construction materials, height, building use, windows and doors, street and sidewalk widths, boundaries, house numbers, and more.
Midwifery and infant care N/A Midwifery and Infant Care is an important essential resource from MIDIRS for academics and healthcare professionals involved in the care of women and infants. The database contains over 120,000 references with abstracts to journal articles from over 550 international English language journals, books, and grey literature relating to the midwifery profession, pregnancy, labour, birth, postnatal care, and neonatal care and the first year of an infants life. Database coverage is from the mid 1980s onwards and approximately 1000 records are added to the database per month. The database also includes correspondence and commentary written in response to an article.
NBER working paper series. N/A Founded in 1920, the National Bureau of Economic Research is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works. The NBER is committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community.
NCTE N/A The National Council of Teachers of English is devoted to improving the teaching and learning of English and the language arts at all levels of education. Since 1911, NCTE has provided a forum for the profession, an array of opportunities for teachers to continue their professional growth throughout their careers, and a framework for cooperation to deal with issues that affect the teaching of English.
Newspapers-Library Press Display N/A Over 250 same-day newspapers from 55 countries in their original format. Backfile includes last 60 days.
OECD N/A SourceOECD is the publications portal of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and consists of sections that include Books and Reports by Theme, Periodicals, reference titles, and Statistical databases. To access SourceOECD users have to subscribe to the portal on an annual basis. OECD, based in Paris, France, is a forum permitting governments of industrialized democracies to study and formulate policies in all economic and social spheres.
OED Online N/A Electronic version of: Oxford English dictionary, 2nd ed., New York: Oxford University Press, 1989.
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center N/A Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering todays hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.
Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development N/A SourceOECD is the publications portal of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and consists of sections that include Books and Reports by Theme, Periodicals, reference titles, and Statistical databases. To access SourceOECD users have to subscribe to the portal on an annual basis. OECD, based in Paris, France, is a forum permitting governments of industrialized democracies to study and formulate policies in all economic and social spheres.
PAIS Index N/A Formerly PAIS Decade, this database provides indexing and abstracting of articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, book chapters, and statistical directories about public affairs.
Patents, United States, Full-Text N/A United States issued patents and published patent applications available for searching and display from the U.S. Patent Office.
Proquest Dissertations and theses N/A PQDT offers access to 3 million citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over a million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works. Over 80,000 new dissertations and theses are added to the database each year.
Public Affairs Information Service International N/A Formerly PAIS Decade, this database provides indexing and abstracting of articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, book chapters, and statistical directories about public affairs.
Public Library of Science N/A The journal provides an open-access venue for important, peer-reviewed advances in all disciplines. With the ultimate aim of improving human health, we encourage research and comment that address the global burden of disease.
Research Library N/A Includes citations and articles - many full text - on a broad range of topics including arts, business, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, and women's interests from a mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers.
SourceOECD N/A SourceOECD is the publications portal of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and consists of sections that include Books and Reports by Theme, Periodicals, reference titles, and Statistical databases. To access SourceOECD users have to subscribe to the portal on an annual basis. OECD, based in Paris, France, is a forum permitting governments of industrialized democracies to study and formulate policies in all economic and social spheres.
SSRN N/A Site offers a searchable database of published papers with abstracts and full bibliographic descriptions relating to research in various area of law. Articles can be downloaded in pdf format with an adobe acrobat reader.
Wayne State University - Digital Commons N/A Digital Commons is a service of the Wayne State University libraries. It provides a repository for Wayne State University research and scholarly output selected and deposited by the individual university departments and centers, and includes the full-text of WSU theses and dissertations.