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Google Scholar click for database information
Provides a simple way to do a broad search for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles.... (more info)
Art Full Text click for database information
International in scope, provides full-text articles from more than 300 periodicals dating back to 1995, high-quality indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals dating as far back as 1984... (more info)
AATA (Art and Archaeology Technical Abstracts) Online click for database information
Abstracts of International Conservation Literature, Contains over 100,000 abstracts of literature related to the preservation and conservation of... (more info)
ABI/INFORM Complete click for database information
ABI/INFORM Complete?s massive content set?which includes important full‐text journals and much sought‐after titles from the business press as well as key trade publications, dissertations,... (more info)
Business Source Complete click for database information
Full text articles and PDF images for several thousand business journals, including the Harvard Business Review and other scholarly publications. ... (more info)
WorldCat click for database information
Records of any type of material cataloged by OCLC member libraries. Includes manuscripts written as early as the 12th century.... (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: 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)
Applied Science & Technology Abstracts click for database information
Provides bibliographic access to a wide variety of applied science specialties?acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics and much more. ... (more info)
Art Index Retrospective click for database information
provides users access to over half a century of art literature covering fine, decorative, and commercial art. Content includes high-quality indexing of nearly 600 publications, many of which are peer-... (more info)
ARTbibliographies Modern click for database information
Emphasizes 20th century art, provides bibliographic access to over 500 art journals, and selectively to exhibition catalogs, books, dissertations; als... (more info)
Bibliography of the History of Art click for database information
Covering European and American art from late antiquity to the present, the Bibliography of the History of Art indexes and abstracts art-related books,... (more info)
This database does not support SimpleSearch eHRAF Archaeology click for database information
The eHRAF Collection of Archaeology provides access to archaeological materials for comparative archaeological studies within and across regions. New... (more info)
This database does not support SimpleSearch eHRAF World Cultures click for database information
Comprehensive ethnographic descriptions of cultural groups (e.g., Mbuti, Taiwan Hokkien, Croats, Tlingit, Kurds, etc.). Descriptions gathered from his... (more info)
ERIC (EBSCO) click for database information
References to articles in 750+ professional journals, thousands of unpublished research reports, conference papers, and curriculum guides in all areas... (more info)
Grove Art Online click for database information
41,000 entries. "With The Grove Dictionary of Art Online, all of the thousands of extensively detailed entries from the print version, considered the ... (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)
ScienceDirect click for database information
ScienceDirect is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books. ... (more info)
This database does not support SimpleSearch Web of Science click for database information
Web of Knowledge indexes core journal articles, books, conference proceedings, data sets, patents and other resources from multiple disciplines. It includes: Science Citation Index Expanded (1900-pres... (more info)
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