Library Databases A-Z

Found: 22 database(s) HuskyFetch Enabled
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Academic OneFile
Coverage: 1995 - Present
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Scope: premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects.
Access Note: Academic OneFile's coverage includes Agriculture, Communication and Mass Media, Computers, Criminal Justice, Diversity Studies, Environmental Studies and Policy, Expanded Academic ASAP, Fine Arts, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues, Health Reference Center Academic, LegalTrac, Information Science and Library Issues, Nursing and Allied Health, Physical Therapy and Sports Medicince, Pop Culture, Psychology, Religion and Philosophy, War and terrorism, U.S. History, and World History.
Art Abstracts
Coverage: 1984 - Present
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Scope: is a comprehensive resource for art information featuring high-quality indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals dating back to 1984, including 280 peer-reviewed journals, as well as indexing and abstracting of over 13,000 art dissertations, and indexing of almost 200,000 art reproductions, which provide examples of styles and art movements, including works by emerging artists. The database covers fine, decorative and commercial art, folk art, photography, film, and architecture, and also includes a database-specific thesaurus.
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ARTstor
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Scope: ARTstor is a collection of over 1.8 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities and sciences covering many time periods and cultures. Users can search, view and download images for educational and research purposes.
Book Review Digest Plus
Coverage: 1983 - Present
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Scope: is a reference database that provides review excerpts and book summaries from 1983 to the present for current English-language fiction and non-fiction books for all ages. Abstracting and indexing is included for more than 163,950 books, with more than 8,000 new records from 120 periodicals added per year.
Dissertations & Theses @ Michigan Technological University
Coverage: 1968 - Present
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Scope: provides a searchable full text database of dissertations submitted by Michigan Tech to UMI's Dissertation database. Full-text PDF files are available for most dissertations from 1968. Also includes some theses.
EBook Collection
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Scope: Digital full-text versions of books such as reference works, scholarly monographs, literature and fiction. The J. Robert Van Pelt and Opie Library provides access to over 12,600 individual titles.
Access Note: eBook Collection was formally known as NetLibrary. To be able to download individual titles users need to create individual accounts. For assistance please contact a librarian Monday-Friday 9am to 5pm (906) 487-2507 or reflib@mtu.edu.
Encyclopedia of Archaeology
Coverage: 2008 - 2008
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Scope: encompasses all aspects of archaeology, including the nature and diversity of archaeology as a scientific discipline, the practice of archaeology, archaeology in the everyday world, and the future of the discipline.
Encyclopedia of International Media and Communications
Coverage: 2004 - 2004
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Scope: exhaustively explores the ways that editorial content--from journalism and scholarship to films and infomercials--is developed, presented, stored, analyzed, and regulated around the world. For readers and researchers of all levels, the Encyclopedia provides perspective and context about content, delivery systems, and their myriad relationships, as well as clearly drawn avenues for further research.
Essay and General Literature Index
Coverage: 1985 - Present
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Scope: is a unique reference database that cites records contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada. More than 320 single and multi-authored volumes are indexed annually with more than 20 selected annuals and serial publications.
Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Coverage: 1965 - Present
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Scope: Features contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Drawing on the acclaimed Greenhaven Press series, the new solution features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.
Google Scholar
Coverage: 1900 - Present
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Scope: web search engine designed specifically to locate scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports across broad areas of research.
Access Note: click here for additional information about Google Scholar.
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Humanities Abstracts
Coverage: 1984 - Present
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Scope: provides detailed indexing for almost 700 periodicals covering the humanities - of which 470 are peer-reviewed - dating as far back as 1984, including feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.
JSTOR
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Scope: archive includes the scanned images of over 1128 scholarly journals in a variety of academic disciplines covering African, African-American, Anthropology, Archaeology, Asian Studies, Biology, Botany, Classics, Ecology, Economics, Education, Finance, Health, History, Latin American, Life sciences, Literature, Mathematics, Middle Eastern, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, Slavic studies, Sociology, and Statistics.
MLA International Bibliography
Coverage: 1926 - Present
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Scope: classified listing and subject index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore and linguistics which has been compiled by the Modern Language Association of America since 1926. The electronic version includes the Bibliography's entire print run and currently contains more than 2 million records.
Oxford English Dictionary Online (OED)
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Scope: A guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of more than 600,000 words -- past and present-- from across the English-speaking world.
Project Muse
Coverage: 1996 - Present
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Scope: An online collection to a comprehensive selection of prestigious humanities and social sciences journals.
Access Note: Coverage for individual titles various from journal to journal.
ProQuest
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Scope: provides seamless access to and navigation of more than 125 billion digital pages of the world's scholarship, delivering it to the desktop and into the workflow of serious researchers in multiple fields, from arts, literature, and social science to general reference, business, science, technology, and medicine.
Readers' Guide Abstracts
Coverage: 1983 - Present
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Scope: includes abstracts and indexing of over 450 periodicals as far back as 1983. Subject coverage includes antiques, arts, business, computers, education, entertainment, film & television, gardening, health & medicine, history, home improvement, literature, news & current events, photography, popular & classical music, politics, popular culture, religion, science, sports & fitness, transportation, travel and much more.
SAGE full-text collections
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Scope: provides online access to the full text of individual SAGE journals. The SAGE Full-Text Collections.
Scopus
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Scope: The largest abstract and citation database with broad content coverage of the sciences, social sciences, medicine, arts, and humanities through 21,000 journals and other content. Find citations to known authors or works. Search by keyword, title, author affiliation and view analyses of researcher or research group impact. Includes patents from five international patent offices, a substantial number of conference proceedings and an increasing number of books. Alternative metrics tracking reputation through Mendeley, CiteULike, social media and the popular press. Disambiguate your identity with Scopus Author Identifier. To be evaluated for continued subscription in March, 2015.
SpringerLink - eBooks
Coverage: 2005 - Present
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Scope: offer accurate reproductions of high quality Springer print book publications, together with all the added benefits of an online environment, including exceptional search capabilities and bookmarks. These eBooks include Reference Works, Monographs and Books Series. 23 book series that are part of this Collection have access going back to 1997.
Web of Science Core Collection
Coverage: 1973 - Present
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Scope: Abstract and citation database with selective, multidisciplinary content from 12,000 journals. Find citations to known authors or works. Search by keyword, title, author affiliation and view analyses of research group or researcher impact. Constituent databases are: Science Citation Index Expanded (1973 - ); Social Science Citation Index (1973 -); Arts and Humanities Citation Index (1975 - ); SciELO (gold open access journals from Latin America, South Africa, Spain, Portugal); and MEDLINE (1950 - ). Disambiguate your identity with ResearcherID.

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