The largest single collection of 17th and 18th century English news media from the British Library; more than 1000 pamphlets, proclamations, newsbooks and newspapers from England, Ireland, Scotland and a few from British colonies in the Americas & Asia.
ABSEES covers North American scholarship on East-Central Europe, Russia, and the former Soviet Union, and includes records for journal articles, books, book chapters, book reviews, dissertations, and more.
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.
Multidisciplinary database that indexes and abstracts articles in more than 10,900 journals and other publications in English, Spanish, German, French, Italian and Portuguese; full-text is available for over 5300 journals.
Over 300 McGraw-Hill Professional engineering books, such as Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook, Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain, and many more.
Dates vary. More than 1500 sources worldwide, including 650 in the U.S. Largely newspapers,local news video for the U.S.; newspapers for Canada, UK and other English-speaking countries. For the rest of the world mostly wire services, BBC news digests
Umbrella site for Harrison's, Hurst's the Heart, MMBID, and over 20 books in the Lange clinical and basic science series. We have a limited number of ports on the site - please use the Logout button when you are done.
Online access to Encyclopedia & annual Yearbooks. Search encyclopedia or browse by subject to locate articles. Also: a science dictionary, biographies of 2,000+ scientists, & Student Center with study guides and essay topics. 1 simultaneous user allowed.
Full-text and full-page-image access more than 3300 books in the humanities and area studies, recommended by scholars as significant contributions to their respective fields. From the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS).
1947-present. The ACM Digital Library includes bibliographic information, abstracts, and full text of works published by the Association for Computing Machinery. The Guide to the Computing Literature indexes journal articles and conference proceedings from additional societies and commercial publishers (IEEE, Springer, Elsevier, SIAM, Usenix, & more), making this database the first choice for computer research. Provides bibliometrics on Authors and Institutions.
ACP's PIER provides monthly educational modules on clinical topics that take an evidence-based view of new developments in medicine. Individual ACP members can get a more customizable version of PIER direct from ACP.
19th century-present. Incorporates African Studies and South African Studies databases. Sources include books, periodicals and magazines articles,newspapers, pamphlets, maps, reports, theses, much more. Nearly 2 million records
Newspapers in the 19th and early-mid 20th centuries; some later. Many titles include only a few years; others much longer.When complete will have 270 papers from 35 states. Can be searched with America's Historical Newspapers, Hispanic American Newspapers
Full text of 6 newspapers: Freedom's Journal (1827-30); Colored American (1837-1841); North Star (1847-51); National Era (1847-50); Provincial Freeman (1854-55); Frederick Douglass Paper (1851-52). Some years incomplete.
Full text of all or parts of 177 magazines and journals published by or for the African American community between 1825 and 1995. Topics include race relations and civil rights, religion, business, literature and the arts, and general interest magazines. Searches may be limited to place (state) or date of publication, topic, keywords, broad categories, etc.
This includes more than 12,000 books, pamphlets and broadsides spanning over 400 years, from the early 16th to the early 20th century. Critically important subjects covered include the West's discovery and exploitation of Africa; the rise of slavery in the New World along with the growth and success of abolitionist movements; the development of racial thought, including political protest and resistance to racism; descriptions of African American life throughout the Americans; and slavery and race in fiction and drama.
1995-present. Full text database of newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press. Provides a valuable new source of coverage, viewpoints and perspectives to complement and challenge the coverage of the mainstream media.
1991-present. Citations to articles in roughly 381 alternative, radical, and left publications in North America. which report and analyze the practices and theories of cultural, economic, political, and social change
1690-1876, 700 papers from cities in 24 states east of the Mississippi. Also Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980, African-American Newspapers 1827-1998 and Calif Historical Newspapers, 1752-1922. Coverage ranges from a few issues to many years
1964-present. International database for research on all periods of U.S. and Canadian history, including very recent years. Includes abstracts of journal articles and listings of books and dissertations.
Detailed articles on more than 18,000 men and women, from all eras and walks of life, whose lives have shaped the United States. Includes bibliographies and links to web resources. Several hundred new entries added each year.
1740-1900. Full text of North American periodicals (magazines and newspapers) from 1740 through the 19th century; a few early 20th century periodicals also included. Search APS Online by keyword or browse by journal.
Indexing database for anthropology, archaeology & related topics. Indexes articles in 2500+ scholarly journals, 1870 to present. Combines databases: Anthropological Literature (Harvard/Tozzer) and Anthropological Index (Royal Anthropological Institute)
With millions of images dating back more than 150 years, this is one of the world's largest archives of historical & current imagery. Updated every minute. Includes news, entertainment, arts, business, and sports coverage from AP and selected partners.
1913-1983. Provides a single resource for seven decades of articles on the most important events, issues & trends in the history of business & industry, plus the most important historical sources in the applied science & technology for the 20th Century.
ASFA is a premier reference for aquatic resources, covering over 5,000 serial publications, books, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Coverage is from the early 1900s to present, mainly in the areas of aquaculture, aquatic organisms, aquatic pollution, conservation, fisheries, freshwater environments, marine biotechnology, policy and legislation, and wildlife management.
Current directory of 5,596 repositories and 154,678 archival collections across the US. Includes Directory of Archives and Manuscript Repositories in the US (DAMRUS) and National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC).
Search through thousands of archive and manuscript collections worldwide. View descriptions of both individual collections and repositories, and in many cases detailed finding aids -- down to the level of individual folders and files.
The Arctic & Antarctic Regions (AAR) database is the world's largest collection of international polar databases. It is over 1.3 million records, most of them with abstracts or annotations, covering a wide range of cold region research topics. Coverage is from 1800 to present.
1929-1984. Cites articles and reproductions of art works from periodicals throughout the world,in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish, and Dutch. Also yearbooks and museum bulletins. Can search together with Art Abstracts.
1975-present. Provides author, keyword, and cited reference searching from more than 1100 leading arts and humanities journals. In many cases includes searchable abstracts plus links to e-journal images. Part of the Web of Science.
ARTstor Digital Library is an online resource of more than one million images in the arts, humanities, and sciences. The ARTstor Digital Library also includes a set of software tools to view, present, and manage images for research and teaching purposes.
Searchable version of over 20 volumes of the ASM (Metals) Handbook, the Engineered Materials Handbook Desk Edition and the Metals Handbook Desk Edition. Note that binary and ternary phase diagrams are in vol 3.
Replaced May 2009 by the Gale Directory Library. Find associations by name, acronym, keyword or geographic location. Especially good for non-profit organizations and finding professional/trade associations. Includes national, regional, international
*NEW Online access* to all standards, journals, manuals, and conference papers/special technical publications published by ASTM, the American Society for Testing and Materials. Also includes a handful of ISO and UOP standards.
1949-present. Indexes journal articles, books and collected essays on all aspects of religious studies, from ancient history to the present, including social aspects of religious phenomena. Also useful for archaeology of the Levant.
Online collection of nearly 100 major religion and theology journals selected by leading scholars in the field. Dates of coverage vary; some as far back as 1924. Search by key words or browse journals by issue.
Political, physical, outline, population, climate, historical, and many other types of maps available for downloading and printing for educational purposes only. Maps available in a variety of file formats. New maps are added monthly.
With nearly 170,000 entries on artists from antiquity to the present day, Benezit is one of the most comprehensive and definitive resources on artists in the English language. It also contains thousands of auction records, museum holdings, and bibliographies.
BBIH provides bibliographic data on books, articles in books, and articles in almost 700 periodicals dealing with the British Isles, Empire, and Commonwealth, during all periods for which written documentation is available--from 55 B.C. to the present.
Database indexing journal articles, books and other publications, covering all aspects of native North American culture and history. Includes materials published from 1500s to present. Links to online texts.
Combines full text profiles from Wilson Biographies Plus with listings and links to articles form the complete range of other Wilson databases. Includes profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book and performance reviews, p. speeches,obituaries
The BIOSIS Citation Index database is an excellent database for biology topics. BIOSIS coverage is from 1926 to present and it includes around 6000 journals, conference proceedings, books, & technical reports in all aspects of biological sciences including biological oceanography, developmental biology, ecology, marine biology, molecular biology, and psychology. Use the "Cited Reference Search" tab on top of screen to search for lists of articles citing your reference.
Black Short Fiction and Folklore brings together 82,000 pages and more than 11,000 works of short fiction produced by writers from Africa and the African Diaspora from the earliest times to the present. The materials have been compiled from early literary magazines, archives, and the personal collections of the authors. Some 30 percent of the collection is fugitive or ephemeral, or has never been published before. The North American coverage extends from William Wells Brown (1814-1884) up to some current authors such as Wanda Coleman and Walter Moseley.
Includes fulltext journals and indexing from the International Index of Black Periodicals, newspapers such as the Chicago Defender and NY Amsterdam News, Black Literature Index, and essays from the Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience
A major reference work drawing together 124 new contributions from leading scholars in the field of phonology, the Companion represents a diverse range of approaches and methodologies to the key phenomena in phonological research.
1983-present. Indexes reviews of current fiction and non-fiction, and provides review excerpts and over 100,000 full text reviews. As of Spring 2008 included 1,300,000 reviews covering over 550,000 books
1905-1982. Excerpts from and citations to book reviews from 1905 to 1982 to fiction and nonfiction, reference works, textbooks, and children's books in the arts, humanities, social sciences, science and technology, and general interest
BI: Global is a great first-stop for business information. It includes information on companies and industries from business and trade journals, academic journals, industry reports, newspapers, newsletters, and classic business reference sources. (formerly called Business & Company Resource Center, BCRC)
"Country risk, industry and company intelligence covering global markets." Provides country political, economic, and business forecasts, industry reports, risk ratings, regional newsletters, company profiles, news. Updated daily.
Electronic version of print edition. Searchable database via Business & Company Resource Center (with PROMT & Investext Plus). Presents lists and rankings which appear in major business publications. The top ten names are listed in each case.
Dates of coverage vary, some journals back to early 20th century. Abstracts and full text in virtually all subject areas related to business. Journal and magazine articles; also books, industry reports, company profiles, SWOT analysis, much more
From the RAND think tank. Generates tables of latest data on business and economics, population and demographics, census, health, education, government finance, community indicators, politics and public opinion.
Over two hundred volumes in the Cambridge Companions to Literature series are included in Literature Online (LiON). Each volume contains surveys of the research on various aspects of an individual writer's work.
Web version of CSD. Bibliographic, chemical and crystallographic information for more than 544,000 organic and organometallic compounds whose 3D structures have been determined by x-ray or neutron diffraction (nearly 600,000 structures). The "power" version of CSD can be downloaded from the UC CSD site at http://software.chem.ucla.edu/CSD.
Gateway to 8 major online chemical information resources for physical property data, structures, and chemical names/synonyms, including the CRC Handbook of Chemistry & Physics and Combined Chemical Dictionary.
Comprehensive bibliographic index representing all types of material on Mexican-American topics. Provides extensive indexing from 1960s to the present; selective coverage back to early 1900s. Since 1992 includes articles on the broader Latino experience.
Includes an overview of a children's or YA author's life and work, some quotations from the author about his/her work, followed by excerpts from book reviews, journal and magazine articles, and books about the author--general commentary first, followed by criticism on each of the author's individual works, arranged in order of their publication.
Provides access to articles from a large number of Chinese journals from 1994 on. UCSD's subscription includes (F)Literature, History, Philosophy, (G)Politics, Military Affairs, Law, (H)Education, Social Sciences, and (J) Economics and Management.
Includes monthly and yearly reports on China's macroeconomic development, statistical databases about China's population and economy at the county and city level, and financial indicators industrial branches. Also includes statistical yearbooks.
1937 - present. Covers indexing of over 5000 journals in nursing and the allied health sciences, with full text for over 700 of those journals. Coverage includes nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative & complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. Link searches CINAHL and Pre-CINAHL ("Pre-CINAHL" includes abstracts not yet indexed).
CLASE indexes articles published in over 1200 Latin American journals in the social sciences and humanities. PERIODICA covers over 1400 Latin American journals in science and technology. The merged database has over 400,00 citations dating back to 1975.
Includes a collection of popular movie periodicals covering Mexican films from 1902 through 1960's including Cinema Reporter (1943-1965), Cine Mundial (1951-1955), El Cine Gráfico (1935) and El Mundo Ilustrado (1902-1910), an arts magazine that covered cinema, as well as Cinelandia (1931-1947), published in Hollywood both in Spanish and in English. The collection is from the Cineteca at UNAM in Mexico City.
Detailed information on drugs approved for use in the US. For use at the UCSD School of Medicine, Medical Center, and UCSD Healthcare sites only. Includes product monographs,patient education, drug interaction information.
Available only on computers in UCSD Library buildings. Includes over 20,000 college and university catalogs in original page format, plus their websites. For most non-U.S. colleges only ther websites are listed, and these typically include catalogs.
Thematic essays and bio-critical essays on 113 American writers of short fiction. Available in Literature Online. From its home page, select "Criticism and Reference," then "Reference," then select from the list of publications.
Lists articles in 130 communication journals. Starting dates vary, usually from first issue. Produced by Communication Institute for Online Scholarship; site includes other resources. Also use Communication Abstracts for coverage of many more journals
Coverage varies, but some back to early 1900s. Articles in communication, mass media, linguistics, and film studies. CMMC offers cover-to-cover ("core") indexing and abstracts for over 370 journals, and selected ("priority") coverage of over 230 more, for a combined coverage of over 600 titles. Many journals have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable cited references from their first issues to the present (dating as far back as 1915).
1963-present. Abstracts articles, reports, papers, books from a variety of publishers and research institutions in all areas of communication studies (mass, interpersonal and new communication technologies).
Consisting of over 30 survey articles, each written by an acknowledged authority in their field, the Companion reveals the diversity of the Southern region, as expressed in different forms of thought, work, and imaginative play.
1884-present. Engineering Index is best for locating articles in aerospace, civil, structural, mechanical engineering. Also covers biomedical, ocean, coastal, chemical, electrical, computer engineering, and nanotechnology.
Timely reviews of computing literature, providing overview of the best new material published in the field. CR covers all aspects of computing science with reviews of books, journal articles, conference papers and whole proceedings, and theses.
A growing database of audio tracks to include reggae, world beat, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Arab swing and jazz, and traditional genres such as Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, and gagaku.
This collection consists of items originating from prisoners held in German concentration camps, internment and transit camps, Gestapo prisons, and POW camps during and just prior to World War II. Most of the collection consists of letters written or received by prisoners, but it also includes receipts for parcels, money orders and personal effects; paper currency; and realia, including Star of David badges that Jews were forced to wear.
Included in this collection on California are ninety-seven titles covering eight cities and regions. These titles comprise tables and lists of vital statistics, military service records, municipal and county officers, chronologies, portraits of individuals and views of urban and rural life not found anywhere else. The atlases provide additional information on land use and settlement patterns and scarce early town and city plans.
Find reporting, analysis on Congressional issues in the news and coverage of the status of bills, votes and amendments, floor and committee activity, and backroom maneuvering. Includes CQ Almanac, CQ Researcher, and reference books, and datasets.
United States election and voting data back to 1789. Covers the American voter, to major and minor political parties, actual races for Congress, the presidency, and governorships. Coverage dates vary by office. Election data can be downloaded.
Includes full-text of 17 journals published by SAGE and participating societies, some journals go back 20 years. Subjects covered: Criminal Justice, Juvenile Delinquency & Justice, Corrections, Policing, Forensic Psychology, Family & Domestic Violence.
2001-current. Formerly Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press. A weekly selection of Russian-language press materials, translated into English. Also available in print in the SSHL Stacks, including Current Digest of the Soviet Press back to 1949.
Laboratory "cookbooks" for cell biology, molecular biology, nucleic acid chemistry, pharmacology, protein science, bioinformatics, cell biology, cytometry, genetics, immunology, toxicology, microbiology, and neuroscience. (If there's no open lock next to the title, it's not part of our subscription.)
Cross-disciplinary resource providing background and context for daily life in all historical eras, from ancient times to the present. Includes primary documents, images, maps, weblinks, folktales, recipes, much more.
Provides easy access to statistical data. Sources include: Bombay Stock Exchange, British Bankers' Association, Chicago Board Options, Exchange, China Data Center, D&B (Dun & Bradstreet), Dave Leip's Atlas of US Presidential Elections, Defense Manpower Data Center, Deutsche Börse Group, Dow Jones, Easy Analytic Software Inc. (EASI), Eurostat, FTSE Group, HSI Services Limited (Hong Kong), International Monetary Fund, London Bullion Market Association , London Platinum & Palladium Market, NASDAQ OMX Group, National Bureau of Economic Research, Nikkei, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development, Shanghai Stock Exchange, Standard & Poor's, World Bank, World Resource Institute, Xignite, and many US Federal agencies.
A wide spectrum of American (USA) music, from 19th century to contemporary compositions, electronic music, folk, jazz, Native American music, opera and musical theater. The audio tracks are linked to related scholarly texts.
Online time series for over a million financial instruments, securities, and indicators from over 175 countries. Includes equities, indices, bonds, commodities, interest and exchange rates, futures and options, country macroeconomics, and mutual funds.
Full text of documents from various government agencies: the White House, the CIA, the FBI, the State Department and others, declassified by the U.S. government, and obtained from Presidential Libraries..
Index to worldwide patents back to 1963 from more than 40 patent-granting authorities and containing over 20 million basic inventions. Derwent’s enhanced indexing, abstracting and coding allow for targeted and comprehensive searching. Patent citation information is also included, enabling cited patent searching to discover what newer inventions have cited a given patent document.
Design and applied arts index (DAAI) is the leading source of abstracts and bibliographic records for articles, news items, and reviews published in design and applied arts periodicals from 1973 onwards.
Covers individual periodicals and newspapers, plus journalists, editors, publishers, illustrators, printers, as well as topic in the emerging field of journalism. Part of C19: the Nineteenth Century Index
Covers every aspect of animal behaviour and includes terms from the related fields of ecology, physiology and psychology. Concise entries are backed up by specific examples where appropriate, covering all aspects of behaviour from aggression to courtship.
Approximately 1,250 entries. UK-focused dictionary provides definitions for 1,250 terms, from A* to zero tolerance in the field of education. Edited by Susan Wallace, Reader in Education, Nottingham Trent University.
Written by Andrew M. Colman. This dictionary is part of the Oxford Reference Online database. It contains over 10,000 entries and in addition, to psychology, covers related disciplines such as nursing, sociology, social work, and education.
Dictionary of terms used in anthropology, sociology, political science, economics, human geography, cultural studies, and Marxism. Concise definitions of more than 1,500 important terms. Also includes biographies of major figures in the social science.
This comprehensive dictionary with over 1500 entries provides clear definitions of all the units, prefixes, and styling of the Système International (SI), as well as industry-specific and traditional terms currently in use.
Over 8000 electronic books from Spain and Latin America spanning arts, humanities, social sciences, and science and technology. Includes more than 2000 e-journal issues. Most items published in Spanish or English, with some French, Catalan, and other languages.
1861-present. Database of citations to doctoral dissertations & master's theses from 1,000+ universities. Abstracts for dissertations 1980-present; master's theses 1988-present. Full-text of most UC dissertations published 1996 and later.
Major resource of information about little magazines and small presses published in the United States. Combines information from 4 previous print directories: The International Directory of Little Magazines and Small Presses, The Directory of Poetry Publishers, The Directory of Small Press/Magazine Editors & Publishers, and the Small Press Record of Books in Print.
over 48,00 Spanish-language e-books, journals, articles, and doctoral theses from Latin America, Spain
E-Libro includes more than 160 publishers and makes available over 48,000 titles and is adding 700+ titles a month. To access e-libro (UCSD students, faculty, and staff only ) on campus or via VPN or proxy: Go to http://site.ebrary.com/lib/ucsdtrial and search by subject, title, author and words in the text.
Browse or search Early American Imprints (Digital Evans), a major collection of 17th and 18th century books and pamphlets based on Charles Evans American Bibliography. On completion will consist of over 36,000 works and 2,400,000 images
Covering every aspect of American life during the early decades of the United States, this primary source collection provides full-text access to the 36,000 American books, pamphlets and broadsides published in the first 19 years of the nineteenth century
This release contains 1,482 authors and over 100,000 pages of material: letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts of early encounters in North America. The collection is centered on present-day Canada and the U. S. with limited coverage of Mexico.
Publisher portal to articles in Economist magazine (1997- ) plus related content. Our URL provides access to the restricted "premium content" inside. (Longer online runs of Economist articles are available via other databases; see Help Links.)
1929-present. Includes more than 2,850 academic periodicals, full text for more than 1,800 journals, 550 books and monographs, education-related conference papers, book reviews and over 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests. Coverage spans all levels of education from early childhood to higher education.
Provides full-text access to over 20 journals published by Sage on topics in education such as curriculum and theory, research methods, diversity, counseling, budgeting, law, standards, and technology. Coverage for some titles dates from 1976.
1995- Covers current international research in education. Includes the following abstracting journals: Educational management abstracts, Educational technology abstracts, Multicultural education abstracts, Research into higher education abstracts,...
Foreign business intelligence service covering macroeconomic analysis, companies, industries, finance, and news in Asia, Latin America, and Central/Eastern Europe, Middle East/North Africa. Includes full-text news articles, research reports, and online data. Formerly named ISI Emerging Markets.
A major collection of scanned texts relating to empire studies, divided into 5 sections: Cultural Contacts 1492-1969; Empire Writing/the Literature of Empire; The Visible Empire; Religion; and Race, class, imperialism and colonialism 1607-2007.
Comprehensive, scholarly online encyclopedia with articles on religion, history, politics, culture, biography, and more. Best viewed with Mozilla Firefox. See help screens for directions to download fonts for other browsers.
Covers abortion from the founding of the U.S. to the present day. The entries address the many political, legal, social, religious, and medical issues. 2009 update to 1st edition. One user at a time so if busy, try again
Covers abortion from the founding of the U.S. to the present day. The entries address the many political, legal, social, religious, and medical issues. 2009 update to 1st edition. One user at a time so if busy, try again
1300 articles on contemporary nations of sub-Saharan Africa, ethnic groups from various regions, and European colonial powers. Also individuals, events, trends, places, political movements, art forms, business and trade, religions, and organizations
Examines issues, events, people, activism, laws, personal experiences, and social ramifications of disability throughout American history. Includes chronology and dozens of original documents, as well as an extensive bibliography.
Bio-bibliographical/critical surveys of more than 100 American poets. Available in Literature Online. From its homepage, click on "Criticism and Reference," then "Reference," then select from the list of publications.
This resource covers all aspects of atmospheric sciences, both theory and applications. It contains around 350 articles and over 1,900 figures and photographs. Use this encyclopedia for information on meteorology, climatology, environmental sciences, and oceanography.
The Encyclopedia of Biodiversity is a scholarly resource containing over 300 articles by leading international authors. It is a comprehensive survey of biodiversity, across taxonomic groups and ecological regions. Topics covered include agriculture, conservation and restoration, economics, environmental conditions and effects, evolution, extinctions, genetics, geographic and global issues, habitats and ecosystems, human effects and interventions, and population issues.
500+ articles on all aspects of biochemistry, including articles on related fields in molecular biology, cell biology, genetics and biophysics. Can be searched or browsed, and each article has a bibliography.
2nd Edition, edited by Peter Armitage and Theodore Colton. From Aalen's Additive Regression Model to Zygosity Determination. Can be searched and browsed by entry title or by broader subject categories.
This encyclopedia contains more than 750 articles that explore major topics related to global warming and climate change. It is international in scope, and covers a broad range of topics such as alternative energy, carbon cycle, climate models, effects of climate change, institutions & people studying climate change, paleoclimates, and sea level rise. You can find information in this resource by searching, using the alphabetical listing of topics, or the helpful "Readers Guide" tab that groups the topics into 18 broad categories.
Covers Jewish history, religion and culture in Muslim lands, covering the seventh century to the present (2010), particularly in the late medieval, early modern and modern periods. Will be updated annually
All dimensions of journalism, including print, broadcast, Internet; US & international perspectives; history; technology; legal issues & court cases; ownership & economics. Published 2009 under direction of Christopher Sterling. Print version is 6 volumes
The focus of this 10-volume work is on language policy, acquisition, testing, ecology, and socialization; literacies; discourse; bilingual education; knowledge about language; and research methods. research methods.
Fully searchable, up-to-date collection of articles by scientists and scientific historians in the fields of biochemistry and physiology, cell biology, developmental biology, ecology, evolution, genetics, immunology, molecular biology, and neuroscience.
This comprehensive resource is a good place to start your research on all aspects of oceanography or marine sciences. It includes authoritative information on marine biology, ecology, ecosystems, fisheries, marine policy, the impact of pollution and climate change, and the use of the oceans for food and energy.
2006 revision, including 450 new articles, has expanded to include coverage of philosophies worldwide, bioethics and biomedical ethics; art and aesthetics; epistemology; metaphysics; peace and war; social and political philosophy
Examines the anthropological, sociological, historical, economic, and scientific theories of race and racism in the modem era. Delves into the historic origins of ideas of race and racism and explores their social and scientific consequences.
Covers all significant religious denominations and movements in North America, from early European settlement to present day. Includes religious life of indigenous peoples and the relationship of political, social, economic, and cultural spheres
Its 150 entries bring together expertise in classical studies, philosophy, literature, literary theory, cultural studies, speech, communications and performance studies in a comprehensive treatment of the art of persuasion.
450 articles on the history, relevance, meaning, and the controversies that surround them. The works are viewed in historical, linguistic, and religious contexts, as supported by the archaeological evidence.
1986-present. EMA provides comprehensive coverage of the world's published literature concerning the science of polymers, ceramics and composite materials. Link to e-journals and UCSD holdings with UC-eLinks.
Search and read full text of over 1800 engineering handbooks from CRC Press, Spon Press, Dekker, and Chapman & Hall in mechanical, civil, electrical, aerospace, industrial, mining, and geotechnical engineering, as well as engineering design and management. Some chemical engineering, materials science and nanotechnology.
Online book collection of +280 environmental science and engineering titles. Topics include environmental chemistry & toxicology, environmental engineering, ecology, earth science, water science/engineering, and resource management/sustainability.
Offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. It contains more than 2.5 million records from more than 2,350 domestic and international titles dating back to 1888. Formerly Environment Index.
1966-present. ERIC is a database sponsored by the U.S. Dept of Education to provide access to educational-related literature. It provides coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs. Updated monthly.
1960-present. Full text U.S. ethnic community newspapers, newsletters, magazines. Includes African-American, Arab/Middle Eastern, Asian-Pacific, European-American, Hispanic, Jewish, Native-American. Searchable in English and Spanish.
Covers every region of the world, featuring the work of many of the most influential documentary filmmakers of the 20th century. Includes interviews, previously unreleased raw footage, field notes, study guides, etc. 750 hours and 1000 films when complete
Economic, political, historical, and geographic profiles of countries and global regions. Contact info for political, business, media, and cultural agencies and officials. Search or browse by country, region, organization, or people
From the beginning of the print revolution to the French Revolution. Covers the period's most significant personalities and meaningful developments in the arts, religion, politics, exploration, and warfare.
From the onset of the French Revolution to the outbreak of World War. Covers the period's most significant personalities and meaningful developments in the arts, religion, politics, exploration, and warfare
Factiva.com provides access to over 8,000 sources including: * 1,000+ Global and local newspapers * 3,000+ Journals and magazines * 30,000+ Company Reports Factiva.com delivers content in 22 languages.
eFacts is a searchable collection of full text drug information reference books including A to Z Drug Facts, Cancer Chemo Manual, Drug Facts and Comparisons, Drug Interaction Facts, Herbal Interaction Facts, and much more.
A searchable dictionary of marine science topics. Access is via the EbscoHost platform, with navigation tools on the right side, and easy paging and browsing. Extensive short entries in oceanography, mainly marine biology, ecology, marine habitats and systems. Helpful appendices on topics such as taxonomic classifications, geologic timescales, and marine history.
Highlights and evaluates the most interesting papers published in the biological sciences, based on the recommendations of a Faculty of over 1600 of the worldýs leading researchers including several at UCSD.
Publications indexed are drawn from a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, sociology, psychology, demography, health sciences, education, economics, law, history, and social work. Covers 1970-present.
1972-present. Includes comprehensive coverage of television periodicals 1972-2000, and coverage of tv in film periodicals since that date. Also several other more specialized databases on film research.
Representing a wide range of dance genres, each entry locates the choreographer in the context of modern dance theatre and explores his or her impact. Compiled by Martha Bremser and Lorna Sanders. Published by Routledge in 2011.
1987-present; limited 1970-86. Covers writing about film and television for scholars, students and the general public. Subjects include film & television theory, preservation & restoration, writing, production, cinematography, technical aspects, reviews
The Financial Times Historical Archive delivers the complete searchable run of the world’s most authoritative daily business newspaper. Every item ever printed in the paper, from 1888-2009, can be searched and browsed article by article and page by page.
Clinical information resource for healthcare professionals, designed for use at point of care. Provides access to current evidence-based information on evaluation, diagnosis, clinical management, prognosis, and prevention.
1941-1996. Translations by U.S. government of international magazine, newspaper, and newswire stories, transcripts from speeches and radio and television. Scanned from print Daily Report issues covering the Middle East & Africa, Middle East & North Africa, Near East & South Asia Africa (Sub-Sahara), South Asia, Sub-Saharan Africa China, People's Republic of China Asia & Pacific, East Asia Latin America Eastern Europe, East Europe Soviet Union, Central Eurasia.
1975-1996. Index to the FBIS Daily Reports issued by the U.S. Government on political, economic, scientific and cultural issues and events worldwide. Translations of broadcasts, news agency transmissions, newspapers, periodicals, and government statements
Trace the evolution of feminism by using digital images from more than 4,700 books, periodicals, letters, diaries and pamphlets from Europe, the U.S., Canada, and New Zealand. Contains over two million page images of primary sources.
GFD provides some 6500 historical and current financial and economic data series from over 180 countries. Many series reach back with deep data runs to prior centuries. Easy graphing and downloading is available on the system.
Global Insight provides same-day analysis and risk assessment service covering over 200 countries and four industries, providing insightful analysis of market conditions and key events around the world. Formerly World Markets Research Centre (WMRC).
GMID contains over a million demographic, economic and marketing statistics for 205 countries worldwide. The database also contains 6-year historic market size data for more than 330 consumer products in 52 countries, plus 5-year forecasts.
Collection of 90 books and pamphlets published between 1800-1899, documenting religious missions in the U.S. and elsewhere, with particular emphasis on missionary activities among Native Americans and African Americans.
Definitions of over 100,000 slang words in the English language from the past 5 centuries. Each word is authenticated by fully referenced citations to examples of its usage in print sources. First published in 2010 by Oxford University Press. Also known a
Contains searchable full-text and scanned images of important classics from ancient China to the Qing Dynasty. Includes works on astronomy, geography, history, philosophy, literature, politics, economics, art, education, agriculture, medicine, and more.
Authoritative encyclopedia, covering humans, fossil relatives of homo sapiens, living and fossil primates, evolution. Historical overview of research. Each chapter accompanied by extensive bibliography.
Information on measurement instruments such as questionnaires, checklists, rating scales, and other measures in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science. Please click Logoff when done.
Full text of legal periodicals plus primary sources such as the Code of Federal Regulations; Federal Register; Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS); Treaties and Agreements Library; United States Code; U.S. Attorney General Opinions; U.S. Congressional Documents; U.S. Federal Agency Documents, Decisions, and Appeals; U.S. Federal Legislative History Library; U.S. Statutes at Large; World Constitutions Illustrated. Also includes Women and the Law (Peggy) collection of historic primary sources.
Search or browse U.S. Census forms as filled in by door-to-door census takers, 1790-1930. (Not all years indexed yet.) Also includes 25,000 books of local and family history, genealogy, other documents and index to genealogy and local history periodicals
U.S. and international documents on the most significant events of the year. Includes presidential speeches, international agreements, Supreme Court decisions, governmental reports, scientific findings,cultural discussions, etc. 100 new documents per year
This resource relates the history of children's literature through a chronology, an introductory essay, appendixes, a bibliography, and over 500 cross-referenced dictionary entries on on authors, books, and genres.
Names, places, acronyms, events and concepts that made up the world of the Holocaust. Also includes a detailed chronology, 40-page bibliography and a 29-page introduction to the Holocaust. One user at a time: try again if busy
History of the Jewish people and their religious culture: chronology, introductory essay, extensive bibliography,and over 200 cross-referenced dictionary entries on persons, places, events, institutions, and aspects of culture,society, economy, politics
Comprehensive survey and tabulation of historical statistics from government agencies and other sources, covering all aspects of US population and economy. First revision of the classic 1975 edition. View tables or download as Excel files
1800-1900. British House of Commons Parliamentary Papers, a detailed primary source for the United Kingdom, its colonies and the wider world. Searchable full text; displays page images with tables, maps, illustrations.
Includes many of the most important academic journals in the humanities with the full text of articles from over 300 periodicals dating back to 1995, and high-quality indexing for almost 700 journals—of which 470 are peer-reviewed—dating as far back as 1984.
A comprehensive database of humanities content, providing full text for hundreds of journals, books, and other published sources from around the world, much of which is not found in other databases. This online resource provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 2,100 journals, full text for more than 890 journals, and contains more than 2.47 million records. Major subject areas include literature, philosophy, the arts, history, culture, and multi-disciplinary humanities titles, with world-wide content pertaining to literary, scholarly, and creative thought.
The Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research. World's largest archive of social science data. Election data, opinion polls, more. Special collections on Health, Education, Aging, Crime, Substance Abuse. Raw data; no tables.
Citations and abstracts from over 150 scholarly and popular journals, newspapers and newsletters from the United States, Africa and the Caribbean (as far back as 1902)--and full-text coverage of over 40 core Black Studies periodicals (1998 forward).
The International Monetary Fund's (IMF) eLibrary offers direct access to the full online archive of IMF periodicals, books, working papers and studies, and data and statistical tools. You will find information and perspective on macroeconomics, globalization, development, trade and aid, technical assistance, demographics, emerging markets, policy advice, poverty reduction, and so much more. Our subscription carries full access to over 13,000 downloadable publications, including many premium titles withheld from the free (public) IMF site. New content is added daily.
Provides comprehensive access to International financial statistics (IFS), Balance of payments statistics (BOPS), Direction of trade statistics (DOTS), and Government finance statistics (GFS) databases. View and download predefined data reports or create
Index of European-language publications on Islam, the Middle East, and the Muslim world. Includes journal articles and book chapters published since 1906. Also includes books (1976+), and book reviews (1992+)
Lists Hebrew-language articles from 1178 periodicals, 240 books, selected newspaper articles. Also articles about Israel in other languages. Besides IHP includes Eretz Israel Database, Tel-Hai Index to Hebrew Newspapers and Bar-Ilan Indexing project.
Index to Jewish Periodicals is the definitive 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 230 journals devoted to Jewish affairs. Index to Jewish Periodicals is intended for students of Jewish thought and others interested in contemporary Jewish and Middle Eastern affairs. Journal coverage dates back as far as 1988.
1908-1981.Indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia,New Zealand. Also annual surveys, yearbooks, and annual reviews of work in a given field or topic
Comprehensive portal to economic, social, political, and related statistics about India. Over half-a-million pages of statistical data are presented in a user-friendly Web format. Our subscription permits two (2) concurrent user connections.
The IFS is published monthly by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and contains some 32,000 economic and financial time series covering more than 200 countries. Annual data generally begin in 1948, with quarterlies and monthlies beginning in 1957.
Investext (now part of Thomson ONE) contains the full-text of investment research reports produced by more than 700 investment banks, brokerage houses and consulting firms, and nearly 200 trade associations. 1996-present. (The database only works with Internet Explorer. It will not work with Firefox, Safari, Chrome or most other browsers.)
The Guide presents a comprehensive historical survey of the field of literary theory and criticism's most important figures, schools, and movements. It is compiled by 275 specialists from around the world and and is updated annually. A PDF copy of an extensive User's Guide is linked from this page.
2007-. Statistical data on relative importance of more than 3,000 social science journals and over 8,000 in science and technology. Includes Journal Impact Factor, Eigenfactor, Immediacy Index, and Cited Half-Life. Search by title or browse titles by subject.
2007-. JCR Science provides statistical data on the relative importance of over 5900 journals in science and technology. Journals are evaluated on impact factor, immediacy of content, article counts, cited half life & source data.
Search by subject or browse full text of more than 500 scholarly journals in social sciences, humanities, and sciences, to their earliest issues. Many titles extend as far back as late 19th or early 20th centuries; most recent 3-5 years not included.
Explains all the key terms and concepts that a student of semantics is likely to encounter in an undergraduate course. Also includes a section on key thinkers in semantics and a bibliography of classic readings for further reference.
Contains over 5.8 million articles in full text from Asahi Shinbun newspaper (1945-present), Aera weekly magazine (May 1988-present) and Shukan Asahi weekly magazine (April 2000-present; news section only.)
Comprehensive encyclopedia (w/ bibliographies) covering all aspects of chemistry, including biochem & chem engineering. Some overlap with Ullmann's. Great place to get background information on new topics. Can browse topics/articles or search full-text.
A Korean database of Korean scholarly journal articles, university publications, and research papers published by over 1,200 research institutions in Korea. KISS offers over 1 million full text articles by over 300,000 authors in all subject areas
Search/browse 2500+ science and engineering encyclopedias, handbooks, texts, and databases. Advanced features include numerical range searching and interactive graphs and tables. Excellent resource for chemical & physical property data.
From 1936 to 1939 Spain was a country divided both politically and militarily. The rebel Nationalist forces, led by General Francisco Franco, fought a bloody war against the left-wing Republican government, which finally ended in the triumph of Franco's forces and the overthrow of democracy in Spain. Foreign powers intervened on both sides, with fascist troops from Italy and Germany supporting the Nationalists, and soldiers from the Soviet Union joining international volunteers in support of the Republicans. In the years leading up to the Second World War, the Spanish Civil War became a symbol of the growing global struggle between fascism and democracy
"The LandScan Global Population Databases, developed at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, represent the finest resolution global population distribution databases available"--Legend on 2000 (East View Geospatial version, viewed March 22, 2013)
Searchable database of weekly newsletters covering Latin American political and economic affairs, 1986-present. Current titles are NotiSur (South America), SourceMex (Mexico), NotiCen (Central America).
Searchable collection of historical Latin American newspapers. When finished will include 35 newspapers from the 19th and early 20th century in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela. Part of the World Newspaper Archive
The Social Sciences & Humanities Library is pleased to announce an agreement with the Latin American Public Opinion Project (LAPOP) to provide access to selected LAPOP survey datasets to enrolled UC San Diego faculty and students.
Online archive and feed of the complete Latin American Newsletters (London) family of political and economic news and analysis publications. Also known as Latin American Intelligence Service. Earliest coverage reaches back to 1967.
provides searchable information more than 40,000 major United States government, business, news media, law firm, and nonprofit organizations, including contact information for leadership and key staff details. Originally published in print as “the Yellow Books,” its online search can create lists of organizations grouped by features like geographic area, industry, job title, school affiliation, directorships, type and size of organization, and more.
1990-present. Access to the diversity of literature on the left, with a primary emphasis on politically and culturally engaged scholarship inside and outside the academy and a secondary emphasis on significant but little known sources of news and ideas.
Thousands of full-text sources including newspapers, wires, transcripts, newsletters, magazines, trade journals; also industry news, company information, law reviews, court decisions. Coverage dates vary. Former name: Academic Universe.
LGBT Studies in Video is a cinematic survey of the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people as well as the cultural and political evolution of the LGBT community. This collection features award-winning documentaries, interviews, archival footage, and select feature films exploring LGBT history, gay culture and subcultures, civil rights, marriage equality, LGBT families, AIDS, transgender issues, religious perspectives on homosexuality, global comparative experiences, and other topics.
This resource hosts the key works and, in future releases, archival documentation of LGBT underground political and social movements throughout the 20th century and into the present day. The collection will include select rare works from Alyson Books, Cleis Press, Firebrand Books, and major winners of the Stonewall Book Awards and Lambda Literary Awards. Also included will be personal papers of key figures and archival materials from local and national organizations; and seminal texts, letters, speeches, interviews, and ephemera covering the political evolution of gay rights as well as memoirs, biographies, poetry, and works of fiction that illuminate the lives of lesbians, gays, transgendered, and bisexual individuals and the community.
1984-present. Indexes English and foreign-language periodicals, conference proceedings, pamphlets, books, library school theses, and over 300 books per year. Full text articles cover to cover from over a hundred select publications, 1997-present
LLMC is a non-profit cooperative of libraries dedicated to preserving and making accessible legal titles and government documents. Includes the Statutes at Large and US federal, US state, and foreign legislative, executive, and judicial materials. Include
Online primary sources that track the development of the modern, western world. Full-text searching across 12 million pages of works published 1450-1914. Great starting place for primary source material from this period.
Includes the full text of 36 journals. Some journals go back 57 years. It covers subjects like: Business & Management, Organizations Studies, Human Resources, Marketing, Sociology, Public Administration, Labor Economics, & Small Business/Entrepreneurship.
This collection (when complete) will bring together 100,000 pages of the personal writings of women of the 18th, 19th, and 20th centuries, drawn from the extensive holdings of the American Antiquarian Society.
From 1935-1967, American theatergoers and television watchers were witness to Time Inc.'s unique and controversial film series, The March of Time. This series is now available in online streaming video in a single, cross-searchable collection designed specifically to meet the needs of researchers, teaching faculty, and students.
Provides articles from over 1750 general, popular, news, and scholarly periodicals. Includes online news images from UPI and other agencies, plus biographies, reference books, and primary source documents.
Searchable full-text editions of over 350 CRC/Chapman & Hall texts, handbooks, dictionaries & tables covering mathematics & engineering mathematics. For Probability & Statistics topics, use STATSnetBASE.
1940-present. Search Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications. With links to electronic journals & ebook chapters [NEW]. Includes modelling & statistical methods in oceanography, climatology, biology.
Fully searchable content from McGraw-Hill's Encyclopedia of Science & Technology, 10th Edition. Easy access to current information in all areas of science and technology. Includes biographical information for leading scientists.
Produced by Buros Institute at Univ. of Nebraska. MMY includes over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments from 1st edition, 1938 to present. Reviews on over 7,000 tests in psychology, education, business, & leadership. TIP provides info to all known...
Basic chemical, property and use information (with literature references) on 11,200 significant chemicals, drugs and biological substances. Searchable by name, registry number, etc., as well as by structure or substructure.
The MGA database indexes over 600 journals & other series as well as books & conference proceedings on meteorology, climatology, air pollution, astrophysics, atmospheric chemistry & physics, physical oceanography, hydrology, glaciology, and weather forecasting, from 1950s to present.
Includes unique DrugDex, DiseaseDex for Emergency Medicine, as well as more familiar drug tools such as Martindale, and USP-DI. Includes specialized tools for IV drugs, drug reactions and dosage calculations.
A comprehensive reference work that represents the methodological and diversity of the cognitive sciences. Provides lists of references, an extensive bibliography, suggestions for further readings, and links to related resources on the web.
The primary database of citations to journal articles, monographs, book chapters, and dissertations in the fields of non-Classical literatures and folklore. Important source for linguistics and non-technical aspects of theater & film. Ca. 1890-present.
Full text and bibliographic citations with a focus on political and socio-economic affairs in the Middle East. It includes news sources, periodical articles, bibliographic citations, and book reviews from Arabic newspapers and magazines. Arabic & English
Provides audio or video recordings in a cross-searchable interface for several databases: American Song, Classical Music Library, Contemporary World Music, the Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online, Opera in Video, and Smithsonian Global Sound.
A comprehensive guide to the growing nonprofit world designed for marketers, sales staff, and nonprofit professionals. Provides contact and basic factual information on the largest nonprofit organizations in the United States.
Provides high quality, evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies and herbal products. Rates the evidence and gives a bottom-line assessment as well as more details and references.
This publication comprises two collections related to Holocaust Era Assets. The first includes Records Regarding Bank Investigations and Records Relating to Interrogations of Nazi Financiers, from the records of the Office of the Finance Division and Finance Advisor in the Office of Military Government, U.S. Zone(Germany) (OMGUS), during the period 1945-1949. The second comprises Records Regarding Intelligence and Financial Investigations, 1945-1949, from the Records of the Financial Intelligence Group, Office of the Finance Adviser.
Searchable online archive of downloadable economics working papers by the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER). Papers appear here for discussion and revision prior to formal publication in journals and books.
1999-present. Search and display full text of the New York Times on Proquest. Uses the Late Edition (East Coast). Also includes abstracts and articles 1984-1998, but for better results use New York Times (Historical)
Dates vary. Now part of Access World News. Full-text content of more than 650 U.S. newspapers (116 in California). Local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics and government,local companies and people.
Provides cover-to-cover full-text articles from 28 U.S. and international papers, plus television news transcripts and selected full texts from more than 260 additional U.S. newspapers. Coverage dates vary. Updated daily.
A major collection of documents--photographs, printed ephemera, manuscripts, newspapers, etc.--digitized from major libraries worldwiede. Particularly strong in East-West diplomacy, the colonization of Africa, the status of women, European literature, theater and popular entertainment, photography, and many other subjects.
A major reference work about U.S. & Canadian theater, including 40,000 pages of reference books, info on ca. 30,000 plays, 57,000 people, 5400 theatres, 22,000 productions, 2500 prod. companies, & 10,500 images, playbills, scrapbooks and other resources.
OECD iLibrary is the Organisation for Economic Cooperation & Development's Online Library for Books, Papers and Statistics and the gateway to its analysis and data. Coverage includes development, economics, education, energy, environment, scitech, social issues, and more.
Online dictionary with extensive entries on contemporary research on all aspects of consciousness studies, from philosophy of mind to neuroscience, experimental psychology to clinical findings. Entries have suggestions for further reading.
Short articles on individual tales and characters, authors who wrote or reworked them, and illustrators; surveys of the fairy tale tradition in various European and North American countries, and topics such as science fiction, Disney, operas, etc.
Approximately 900 articles with contributions from over 300 of the world's leading scholars. Edited by Richard L. Gregory FRSE, Emeritus Professor of Neuropsychology, Dept of Experimental Psychology, University of Bristol.
Illustrated collection of 50,000 biographies of men and women who shaped all aspects of Britain's past (including former colonies) from 4th century BC to 2000. Also includes Archive of original Dictionary of National Biography and supplements (1885-1970)
Oxford's largest and most comprehensive dictionary of quotations, with quotations covering people and events from Cleopatra to J. K. Rowling. Special sections bring together categories such as misquotations and lines from movies
Biographical information about the lives, cults, relationships through patronage, and artistic associations of more than 1000 Christian saints. Entries include bibliographical references to related works.
This source shows the development of science-fiction words and their associated concepts over time, with full citations and bibliographic information. Not a source for biography or literary criticism. Compiled by J. Prucher and first published in 2007.
Covers more than 3000 years of Jewish religious thought, custom, law, and practice, from traditional approaches to Reform, Conservative, Reconstructionist and post-denominational. Brief definitions and longer essays, all supplemented with bibliographies
Covers prehistoric, predynastic, and dynastic phases of ancient Egypt and neighbors through the Islamic conquest of 642 CE. All branches of Egyptology: archaeology, anthropology, architecture, linguistics, history, art history, religion, economics, etc
Overview articles (500) on all aspects of British and Irish literature in all major literary languages (Anglo-Saxon, English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh), including individual authors, themes, movements, periods, etc.
From ancient Egypt and pirates to nuclear submarines and supertankers. Over 900 articles examine all aspects: naval history, shipbuilding, biographies, navigation and scientific instrumentation, maritime art and literature, commerce, international law.
World developments from 1750 to the present: social, historical economic, cultural, and political topics. Events, countries, organizations,, ethnic groups; and themes such as family life, politics, economics, religion, thought, science & technology, etc.
Covers the entire range of religious and social changes that altered the face of Europe in the sixteenth century, encompassing not only issues of church polity and theology but also developments in politics, economics, demographics, art and literature.
Search or browse over 150 dictionaries and reference titles covering the complete subject spectrum: from General Reference and Language to Science and Medicine, and from Humanities and Social Sciences to Business and Professional.
Search/browse 38 science reference works covering the health, life and physical sciences, from Dictionary of Astronomy to Dictionary of Zoology. Also includes Oxford Companions: the Body, the Earth, Medicine, History of Modern Science, and Global Change.
1993-present. Index to papers presented at conferences, symposia, meetings, workshops & congresses in Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, Physical & Life Sciences. Based on materials held at the British Library Document Supply Centre.
1800-1900. British House of Commons Parliamentary Papers, a detailed primary source for the United Kingdom, its colonies and the wider world. Searchable full text; displays page images with tables, maps, illustrations.
1965-present. Lists articles covering essential areas related to peace research, including conflict resolution, international affairs, peace psychology, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline
This daily newspaper is an authoritative media of the Chinese Peopleýs Liberation Army (PLA) to release military news and comprehensive military-related information. It is the official newspaper of the Central Military Commission.
1802-1995. Full text of 1.4 million articles from 450 North American and European journals in arts, humanities, social sciences. 20 percent non-English. Represents about 10 percent of journals included in Periodicals Index Online
1665-1995. Index to 16 million articles from 4,700 North American and European scholarly journals in arts, humanities, social sciences; 30 percent non-English language. 10 percent of articles listed also include page images from Periodicals Archive Online
Indexes 6500 genealogy and local history periodicals written in English and French (Canada) since 1800. Allows searching by names, locations, and methodologies as well as the ability to browse the journals by title and keyword.
Collection of "primary sources for the study and understanding of the challenges facing the European peoples in the aftermath of World War II." Topics covered include the administration of refugee camps across Europe including England, Germany, Italy, Hungary and Yugoslavia; displaced Persons Assembly Centre reports; Jewish Relief Unit field reports; British Military Government in Germany; Belsen DP Camp; Maclean Mission in Italy; Politics of the Refugee Crisis; and, strengthening of the Zionist cause.
With over 200 entries, written by leading academics from around the world, this resource captures the rich complexity of pragmatics in an accessible manner. Edited by Louise Cummings. Published in 2009 by Routledge.
Coverage: Apr. 22, 1912-Dec. 29, 2009. Provides access to valuable primary-source material that chronicle Russian and Soviet history, from the beginnings of the Russian Revolution through World War II, the Cold War, the fall of the Soviet Union, and everything in between. Full-text searchable in Cyrillic or transliteration.
Use PROMT to research technology companies, products, and industries. Contents include business and trade journals, industry newsletters, regional business news publications, market research, government publications and company press releases.
A complete historical archive of publications of the American Physical Society, this searchable archive currently includes all APS journal content back to 1893(including Physical Review, Physical Review Letters, and Reviews of Modern Physics).
Indexes Congressional materials from 1789-present. Includes access to U.S. legislative information, including bills and pending legislation, legislative history, hearings, testimony, reports, documents, Congressional Record, CRS Reports, public laws, etc.
Cover to cover article text & page images of Chicago Tribune (1849-1986), Los Angeles Times (1881-1986), New York Times (1851-2005), San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922), Washington Post (1877-1992), Wall Street Journal (1889-1991)
Authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. The online version includes monthly updates to tables. This database replaces the previously-free Census Bureau publication. It uses many of the same, along with additional, data sources as the earlier editions.
1973-present. Abstracts and indexes statistical publications of U.S. federal and state governments, nonprofit and educational institutions, and private publishers. Also international agencies. Full text often included.
1894-present. A database of full-text articles from more than 90 journals published by the American Psychological Assoc., the APA Educational Publ. Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Assoc., Hogrefe Publishing Group, and the National Institute of Mental Health. Updated weekly.
1597-present. From the American Psychological Association. Provides access to scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences. Includes journal articles, books, chapters, and dissertations. Includes approximately 2,500 journals. Updated weekly.
1975-present. 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
Contains nearly 80 databases in the following categories: Business and economics; Community; Education; Energy and environment; Government finance; Health and socioeconomic; and: Population and demographics
This database contains Rich's Business Data for bioscience, hightech and San Francisco Bay Area local businesses. Information for more than 35K companies, includes basic background and contact information. Interface allows researchers to filter by geography, industry, company size, job title and products, as well as perform individual company look-ups.
Thousands of articles from underground magazines such as Punk, Creem, and Mojo, also from more mainstream titles such as Melody Maker, Spin and Rolling Stone. Includes some reviews and audio interviews.
1935-present. Located at the University of Connecticut, the Roper Center is the principal archive for summary-level (aggregate) and micro-level (raw) public opinion survey data from the major polling organizations in the United States and other nations.
Offers a comprehensive review of translation studies as an academic discipline. Examines various forms of translation and interpreting, research topics, theoretical issues and the history of translation in various parts of the world.
"The Routledge Handbook of World Englishes" by Andy Kirkpatrick (published 2010) constitutes a comprehensive introduction to the study of world Englishes drawing on the expertise of leading authors within the field.
1300 O'Reilly IT/computing books online: programming, operating systems, networking, security and software engineering. Fully searchable. 30 max. simultaneous UC users. Sign out when finished. Only books published by O'Reilly included.
1984-present. Full text (but no images) of the Union-Tribune, and before the 1990 merger, of the separate San Diego Union and Evening Tribune. For page images, microfilm of the San Diego Union is available from 1897-1983. The Evening Tribune (1895-1940, missing 1937) is still being digitized. See links below for historical coverage (pdf files with images).
Critical collection of high-quality, relevant synthetic methods in organic and organometallic chemistry. Each one with full experimental procedures. Includes the Houben-Weyl backfiles, covering the literature to the mid-1800's.
Written by major scholars and experts, articles emphasize an interdisciplinary and international coverage of the functions and effects of science and technology in society and culture. Each article is accompanied by a bibliography
Comprehensive database to the chemical literature: all aspects of chemistry with heavy coverage in other sciences. Search by topic, author, substance (name, structure, CAS Registry Number, molecular formula), substructure or reaction. Includes structure editor, or you can copy/paste from ChemDraw. For UCSD faculty/staff/students only. No access for walk-in users.
Scopus, the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature, features tools to track, analyze and visualize research. Scopus delivers an overview of the world's research output in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and arts and humanities.
SimplyMap is a web-based mapping application that lets users quickly create professional-quality thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data for the United States. Access limited to 5 simultaneous users. Try again later if refused.
Includes documents from the United States and Europe, as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, Slavery and Anti-Slavery contains documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm." Includes 10,761 books, 131 serials, 32 manuscript collections and 377 supreme court records and briefs.
Audio tracks and related texts documenting the world's musical traditions, also spoken word recordings such as political speeches, as well as nature sounds. The music ranges from remote cultures worldwide to famous folk musicians. Over 35,000 tracks.
1790-2006. This site combines data from the U.S. Census of Population and Housing & the American Community Survey (ACS) with a user friendly interface allowing the creation of maps & statistical tables. Census Tract boundaries are available back to 1940.
1956-present. Provides author, keyword, and cited reference searching to more than 1700 leading social sciences journals. In many cases with searchable abstracts plus links to e-journal images. One of the Web of Science databases.
Indexes and provides abstracts of articles published since 1983 in over 700 social sciences journals, with fulltext provided for most articles published from 1994+. See long description for subjects covered.
This database contains full text for 890 journals dating back to 1908. This database also includes full text for more than 850 books and monographs; full text for over 16,800 conference papers; and informative abstracts for more than 1,300 "core" coverage journals dating as far back as 1895. Subjects covered include criminology & criminal justice, demography, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, political sociology, religion, rural & urban sociology, social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, sociological history, sociological research, sociological theory, substance abuse & other addictions, violence and many others.
1963-present. Abstracts journal articles, monographs, dissertations, conference proceedings, other research covering sociology, social work, and related social sciences. Also includes selected web resources.
Includes the full-text of 28 journals published by SAGE and participating societies, some journals going back twenty years. Database consists of bibliographic records as well as the complete text of each journal article in pdf format.
Full-text of books and journals from the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, as well as statistical data on a wide range of topics in economics, political science, environmental studies, and more.
Over 30,000 books online. Search full-text, then save or print chapter pdfs. Many of these books are available as Print-on-demand personal copies - look for Buy a Print Copy of this Book for $24.95 Including Shipping near the book's table of contents.
Statistics portal that integrates over 60,000 diverse topics of data and facts from more than 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Downloadable in Excel, PowerPoint, and JPG.
Premium content is UCSD Only.
Authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. The online version includes monthly updates to tables. This database replaces the previously-free Census Bureau publication. It uses many of the same, along with additional, data sources as the earlier editions.
200+ titles in this library of short lecture-sized books, synthesizing an important research topic, authored by an expert contributor in engineering, with more analysis & depth than the typical research article. Good for CSE, ECE, BENG & general eng.
TableBase provides statistical data from a wide variety of business, organization, and governmental sources, including trade journals. TableBase provides statistics for companies and industries, market share, forecasts, production, market trends, etc.
Also known as the Encyclopedia of Taiwan. Contains searchable full-text and scanned images of 595 books originally published in print between 1959 and 1972. Temporal coverage from the Tang Dynasty to the Japanese occupation period.
The Thesaurus Linguae Graecae digital library contains virtually all ancient Greek texts surviving from the period between Homer (8th century B.C.) and A.D. 600, and a large number of texts deriving from the period between A.D. 600 and 1453...
(NOT AVAILABLE via IE; use Firefox, Safari, or Chrome.) An online collection of Tibetan-language texts, including literature, religious works, and writings on other topics such as medicine. Searchable database of people, places, and topics.
Searchable full text with full page and article images of the entire newspaper, including articles, editorials, advertising and images for the following titles: The Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce (1838 - 1859), The Bombay Times and Standard (1860 - 1861), and The Times of India (1861 - current).
This is a comprehensive, 9 volume, online encyclopedia that covers such topics as meteorites, planets, earth’s mantle, crust and core, surface & groundwater, marine geochemistry, sediments & sedimentary rocks, and environmental geochemistry.
This is a comprehensive, 10 volume, online encyclopedia that covers such topics as earthquake seismology, mineral physics, geodesy, geomagnetism, crust, mantle and core dynamics, and evolution of the earth.
A collection of previously published "guidebooks" published in North America on issues relating to family life, race, sex, and gender, thus reflecting the normative values and behaviors expected of twentieth-century Americans and Canadians.
Twentieth-Century Drama contains searchable texts of the English-language dramatic works of over 300 playwrights from the U.S. and Canada, Britain and Ireland, India, Africa, Australia and the Caribbean.
Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives. The digital version of the Serial Set consists of approximately 13,800 volumes and over 12 million pages covering the period from 1817-1980.
Comprehensive encyclopedia (w/ bibliographies) covering all aspects of chemistry, including biochem & chem engineering. Some overlap with Kirk-Othmer. Great place to get background information on new topics; browse topics/articles or search full-text.
Profiles nearly a quarter of a million consumer and trade magazines, academic and scholarly publications, monographic series, newsletters, newspapers, electronic publications, 'zines, and many other types of serial publications on all subjects.
Provides 442 economic, social, cultural, health, and demographic data series for countries of the world. Data providers include UN, UNESCO, FAO, WHO, IMF, UNICEF, ITU, and World Bank. Some indicators reach back as far as the 1940s.
Search here for a comprehensive list of multinational companies operating around the world. The two databases are great for company research and for identifying possible internship or job prospects. Called Directory of American Firms Operating in Foreign Countries and Directory of Foreign Firms Operating in the United States, they may be searched by country, region, state, zip/ostal code, industry, etc.
UpToDate is a full text clinical information resource that contains more than 6,000 topics focused on what clinicians need to know. Remote access is now available via VPN, but does not work via Proxy Server.
1968-present. Browse or search summaries of evening network news programs for ABC, CBS and NBC from 1968, CNN from 1995, Fox News from 2004. Streaming video for CNN and NBC only. From the videotape archives maintained by Vanderbilt University.
Digital collection of 52,000 video testimonies from Holocaust survivors. From the USC Shoah Foundation Institute for Visual History & Education. Can search remotely but videos viewed only on campus. Individual Registration required. Works best with IE
The Vogue Archive contains the entire run of Vogue magazine (US edition), from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included, with rich indexing enabling you to find images by garment type, designer and brand names.
Wangfang Data provides access to 5 databases including COJ (China Online Journals), DOC (Dissertations of China), ACIC (Academic Conferences in China), PLOC (Policies and Laws of China), and CECDB (Chinese Companies and Products).
The Waters & Oceans Worldwide database provides worldwide coverage of many aspects of water, marine and freshwater, and water related topics, with over 1.8 million references dating back to the 1970s. This database includes citations & abstracts covering topics from coastal and offshore engineering to pollution and water treatment.
Excellent starting place to explore the scholarly literature. Indexes journals in all disciplines: sciences, engineering, social sciences, arts, and humanities. Now includes databases that cover books and conference papers. Includes cited and citing references for each article, conference paper and book indexed. Search by author, keywords, organization and cited references. Create citation alerts to get weekly notices when new, relevant citations are added. Some indexes go back to 1900, others begin more recently (1975 or later). DATABASES: Science Citation Index, Social Sciences Citation Index, Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Book Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions, and Index Chemicus.
WRDS provides access to selected datasets in the fields of finance, accounting, banking, economics, management, marketing, and public policy. Current students, faculty, or staff: use the link "Register for a WRDS Account" the first time you try to access.
To access to WhoPlus, please go to MagazinePlus and click “データベース検索” button at the top right corner to select WhoPlus. As a database of bio-bibliography of prominent figures active in Japan, WhoPlus contains biographical information on 330,000 people and e-version of several biographical reference dictionaries covering 280,000 people, including Jinbutsu refarensu jiten 人物レファレンス事典, Umi o koeta Nihon jinmei jiten 海を越えた日本人名事典, Jiten kindai Nihon no senkusha 事典近代日本の先駆者, Tsuitō kiji sakuin 追悼記事索引1991-2005, Bijutsu sakuhin refarensu jiten: jinbutsu, shōzōga hen美術作品レファレンス事典:人物・肖像篇, Shashin refarensu jiten: jinbutsu, shōzōga hen写真レファレンス事典人物・肖像篇.
Overview articles on Chinese religion by historical time period, religious tradition (including Confucianism, Daoism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, and popular religions). Also includes lengthy introductions to broad topics such as religious text, ritual, gender and religion, etc.
Provides full-text articles from over 700 newspapers and other media sources from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, and other regions. Hong Kong coverage:late 1998 to current; China, Macau, Taiwan coverage:2000 to current; U.S. regional coverage: 2004 to current.
Published and manuscript primary sources on women's international activism since the 1800s: conference proceedings, books, pamphlets, articles from newspapers and journals, as well as correspondence, diary entries, and memoirs
The World Bank e-library is an online, fully cross-searchable portal of World Bank documents. The collection consists of World Bank publications and Policy Research Working Papers, plus each new book and paper as they are published.
Will include streaming video of more than 1750 documentaries covering all eras of human history: Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. Complements American History in Video
1994-present. Translations and summaries by U.S. government of international magazine, newspaper, and newswire stories, transcripts from speeches and radio and television broadcasts, and nonclassified technical reports. Successor to FBIS.
A collection of streaming videos that features full runs of many of the key international newsreels produced during the first half of the twentieth century. The collection is semantically indexed, allowing users to search by subject, year, historical era, historical event, people, and places 546 English, French or Japanese with English transcripts.
International directory of societies, museums, libraries, research institutions and universities. Each listing provides name; address; telephone and fax numbers; e-mail and internet addresses; principal personnel; activities and publications.
Provides access to research across the humanities ans social sciences both for current Latin America and the Caribbean as well as a historical perspective. It includes primary source documents, audio, videos, maps,and statistical data.
The most comprehensive listing of scholarly books and articles, performance reviews, and other materials relating to the literary analysis of Shakespeare's works, the theater of his period, the history of performance of Shakespeare, current productions of his works, and, to a certain extent, the study of his contemporaries as well.
Includes all data published in the printed Yearbook of international organizations (Volumes 1A, 1B, 2, 3, and 4), Who's who in international organizations, and the whole Encyclopedia. Includes the searchable databases: Global strategies - solutions, Human values, Human development, Patterns and metaphors, Bibliography (issues), Integrative concepts, Network visualizations, and Transnational associations
Includes the full text of the Yomiuri Shinbun from its initial publication in 1874 to date, as well as full text of the Daily Yomiuri, its English language equivalent, and a biographical dictionary of modern Japanese figures. Articles are keyword indexed to 8/31/1986, and can be searched full-text from 9/1/1986 to present.
The Zoological Record database provides references and abstracts for over 6,500 zoological journals, books, newsletters, selected dissertations, review annuals, & conference proceedings back to 1864. It covers the traditional areas of zoology more comprehensively than BIOSIS Previews (such as ecology, physiology, systematics & taxonomy, evolution, life history, behavior, conservation, nutrition, reproduction, morphology & zoogeography), but it excludes or covers selectively the more experimental & applied topics (such as biochemistry, economic biology, laboratory animal research, & immunology).