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Academic Search Complete
A multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,990 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,030 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,990 journals and a total of more than 10,400 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Offers full-text coverage of information in many areas of academic study including, but not limited to: animal science, anthropology, area studies, astronomy, biology, chemistry, ethnic & multicultural studies, technology, general science, geography, geology, law, mathematics, music, physics, psychology, religion & tehology, women's studies, zoology, and many other fields. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 journals.
A source for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses. It has more than 1.6 million entries and represents the work of authors from over 1,000 graduate schools and universities. 47,000 new dissertations and 12,000 new theses are added to the database each year. It also includes bibliographic citations for materials ranging from the first U.S. dissertation, accepted in 1861 to Spring 2003. Citations for 1980 forward dissertations include 350-word abstracts by the author. Citations for master's theses from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. The full text of more than one million of these titles is available in paper and microform formats for purchase.
JSTOR Arts and Sciences I, II, and III Interdisciplinary Collections
Archive of over 394 journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. Each of the three core Arts & Sciences Collections introduces new academic disciplines into the archive. The Arts & Sciences Complement enables institutions to build upon these core collections, adding new journals in existing disciplines and cross-disciplinary fields over time. There are no overlaps (titles included in more than one collection) among the Arts & Sciences Collections. The Biological Sciences Collection is an interdisciplinary archive of journals covering the life sciences. The Biological Sciences Collection has minimal overlap with the Arts & Sciences I Collection and is JSTOR's first multidisciplinary collection branching out into the natural and applied sciences.
OAIster is a union catalog of millions of records representing open access digital resources that was built by harvesting from open access collections worldwide using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH). OAIster includes more than 30 million records representing digital resources from more than 1,500 contributors. The records of the open access digital resources available via OAIster lead to a wide range of materials and include: Digitized (scanned) books, journal articles, newspapers, manuscripts, audio files and more.
WorldCat Discovery Services
Search Magale's online catalog as well as collections all over the world for articles, conference proceedings government documents, monographs, videos and e-resources. Contains all materials cataloged by OCLC member libraries. NOTE: Magale's resources will appear first in the results list. Submit an ILL for items not included in Magale's collection. https://centenary.idm.oclc.org/login?url=http://centenarycollege.beta.worldcat.org