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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.
OCLC index of articles from the Table of Contents pages of 12,118 journals; dates 1990-present(Business, Science, Humanities, Social Science, Medicine, Technology, Popular Culture)
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.
An online resource for scholarly and non-scholarly articles in full-text. Registration is required; access is FREE. Over 5 million articles from 900 journals.
GPO. U.S. Government Publications
Over 522,000 records; 1976 - present (U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.) FirstSearch Phoenix
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.
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center
The premier full-text resource covering today's hottest social issues, from Terrorism to Endangered Species, Stem Cell Research to Gun Control. Drawing on acclaimed series published by Greenhaven Press and other Gale imprints, Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center brings together all the information that's needed to fully understand an issue: more than 9,100 pro and con viewpoint articles, 5000 topic overviews, reference articles that provide context, full-text magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, 300 primary source documents, 775 court-case overviews, 6,000 statistical tables, charts and graphs, 2,300 links to reviewed & subject-indexed Web sites, and thousands of Podcasts, including weekly presidential addresses and premier NPR programs.
OCLC index of 2,300,000 papers presented at conferences worldwide; 1993 to present (An OCLC index of papers presented at conferences worldwide) FirstSearch/Texshare.
Covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre. Contains in each record a list of the papers presented at each conference. Has over 169,000 records, covering from 1993 to present. Updated semi-weekly.
Holds tens of millions of bibliographic records that represent more than one billion items. It encompasses hundreds of languages and all formats, including rapidly growing numbers of electronic resources and digital objects. It counts over 100 million records in 470 languages, with a new record added every 10 seconds. Contains all materials cataloged by OCLC member libraries from 1000 B.C.E. to the present. Search results can be limited by 21 format types, year, language, audience, content type, and libraries (individually and in groups).