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America: History and Life click for database information
Journal articles, dissertations, and essays in collections on the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. ... (more info)
International Index to Black Periodicals Full Text click for database information
IIBP Full Text includes current and retrospective bibliographic citations and abstracts from over 150 scholarly and popular journals, newspapers and n... (more info)
PsycINFO click for database information
Indexes 2,182 journals, book chapters and records. ... (more info)
Sociological Abstracts click for database information
Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.... (more info)

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Academic Search Complete click for database information
Multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals... (more info)
America's Historical Newspapers, Series I (1690-1876) click for database information
Numerous newspapers throughout the United States - Midwest & East Coast (no West Coast). Browse the list of titles by clicking on the database, then the Newspaper Titles tab.... (more info)
Bibliography of Native North Americans click for database information
Contains more than 60,000 citations to books, essays, journal articles and dissertations on Native North American history, life and culture. Includes ... (more info)
This database does not support SimpleSearch Black Thought and Culture click for database information
Primary sources documenting African Americans of all walks of life up to 1975. Books, speeches, essays, articles, and interviews.... (more info)
Chicano Database click for database information
Chicano Database includes over 67,000 records from more than 2,400 journals and other resources including newspapers, books and book chapters. The database provides coverage dating back to the 1960s a... (more info)
Contemporary Women's Issues (CWI) click for database information
95% are full text documents from more than 130+ scholarly and popular journals, 700 reports, pamphlets, newsletters, fact sheets, & literature from no... (more info)
Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans (1639-1800) click for database information
Books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in the US from 1639-1800. Also contains state papers and government materials, including published reports, presidential letters and messages, & more.... (more info)
This database does not support SimpleSearch Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker (1801-1819) click for database information
Books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in the US from 101-1819. Also contains state papers and government materials, including published reports, presidential letters and messages, & more.... (more info)
Education Full Text click for database information
Provides full text of articles from over 350 journals as far back as 1996, in addition to indexing of more than 770 periodicals dating back to 1983. ... (more info)
Gale Literary Databases click for database information
Gale Literary Databases include Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select, Dictionary of Literary Biography. Contemporary Authors provides complete biographical and bibliographical ... (more info)
GenderWatch click for database information
GenderWatch (enlarging the scope of Women 'R') is a full-text collection of international journals, magazines, newsletters, regional publications, spe... (more info)
This database does not support SimpleSearch HAPI Online click for database information
"The Hispanic American Periodicals Index is your source for authoritative, worldwide information about Central and South America, Mexico...... (more info)
Historical Abstracts click for database information
Journal articles, dissertations, and essays in collections on the history of the world, 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada).... (more info)
Humanities Full Text click for database information
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... (more info)
JSTOR click for database information
JSTOR includes more than 2,000 core academic journals in many disciplines, dating back to the first volume ever published. Most recent 2-5 years full text are not available. ... (more info)
Literature Online (LION) click for database information
Contains the full-text of over 350,000 English, American, and Canadian literary works, including poetry, drama, and prose. Full-text access to over 16... (more info)
MLA International Bibliography click for database information
Indexes 3,000+ international journals and series, monographs, working (unpublished) papers, conference proceedings, bibliographies and more. ... (more info)
This database does not support SimpleSearch North American Indian Thought and Culture click for database information
The North American Indian Thought and Culture Database contains more than 100,000 pages of personal stories, many of which are previously unpublished, rare, or hard to find.... (more info)
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses click for database information
With more than 2 million entries, PQD&T is the single, central, authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and master's these... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers Los Angeles Times (1881 - 1990) click for database information
Offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue.... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers The New York Times (1851 - 2010) with Index (1851-1993) click for database information
Full-text and full-image reproductions of The New York Times rom 1851 to 2008. Coverage is cover to cover, including advertisements. Documents are a... (more info)
ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Washington Post (1877 - 1997) click for database information
The Washington Post offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. ... (more info)
ProQuest Newsstand click for database information
ProQuest Newsstand? offers unparalleled access to the full text of over 1300 newspapers, news websites and blogs from leading publishers throughout the world. The database includes backfile for most ... (more info)
Social Work Abstracts click for database information
Offers coverage of more than 450 social work and human services journals dating back to 1965. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), it provides indexing and abstracts... (more info)
This database does not support SimpleSearch Worldwide Political Science Abstracts click for database information
This database provides abstracts and indexing of the international literature of political science and international relations...... (more info)
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