Limit search to available items
   1 2 3 Next  
DATABASE SUBJECTS (1-12 of 25)
English

 

1. Academic search complete.

requestConnect to Resource

Indexes journals from multiple disciplines. Includes the full text of articles from many publishers, and links to full text options for other articles.

 

2. American national biography

requestConnect to Resource

Offers portraits of more than 17,400 men and women -- from all eras and walks of life -- whose lives have shaped the nation. The publication of the online edition makes the ANB even more useful as a dynamic source of information -- updated quarterly, with hundreds of new entries each year and revisions of previously published entries to enhance their accuracy and currency. The ANB Online also features thousands of illustrations, more than 80,000 hyperlinked cross-references, links to select web sites, and powerful search capabilities.

 

3. Biography and genealogy master index

requestConnect to Resource

A comprehensive index to nearly 12 million biographical sketches in more than 2700 volumes and editions of current and retrospective reference books, covering both contemporary and historical figures throughout the world.

 

4. Book review digest plus

requestConnect to Resource

Provides an expansion of Book Review Digest by indexing, abstracting, and supplying full text reviews of English language adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction titles.

 

5. Britannica online

requestConnect to Resource

Consists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest article database; articles not yet in the print Britannica; Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary (tenth edition); the Britannica Book of the Year; and links to other World Wide Web sites selected by Britannica editors.

 

6. Dictionary of literary biography

requestConnect to Resource

Contains articles on literary authors from every era and genre. Coverage is analytic as well as biographical.

 

7. Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans

requestConnect to Resource

Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800 has been hailed as one of the most important collections ever produced on microform. Based on the renowned American Bibliography by Charles Evans and enhanced by Roger Bristol's Supplement to Evans' American Bibliography, the collection was first published by Readex in cooperation with the American Antiquarian Society (AAS). For decades, the collection has served as a foundation set for research involving early American history, literature, philosophy, religion, and more. Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans,1639-1800 is the definitive resource for information about every aspect of life in 17th- and 18th-century America, from agriculture and auctions through foreign affairs, diplomacy, literature, music, religion, the Revolutionary War, temperance, witchcraft, and just about any other topic imaginable.

 

8. Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819

requestConnect to Resource

Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819 provides a comprehensive set of American books, pamphlets and broadsides published in the early part of the 19th century. It is based on the noted "American Bibliography,1801-1819 " by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker. With more than four million pages from over 36,000 items—including 1,000 catalogued new items unavailable in previous microform editions—this digital edition from Readex is an essential complement to Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800, the definitive resource for researching 17th- and 18th-century America.

 

9. Early English books online

requestConnect to Resource

Reproduces works listed in: The Short-Title Catalogue (Pollard & Redgrave, 1475-1640); The Short-Title Catalogue II (Wing, 1641-1700); The Thomason Tracts, a compendium of broadsides on the English Civil War printed between 1640 and 1661; and The Early English Books Tract Supplements.

 

10. Empire online

requestConnect to Resource

"... collection of original documents relating to Empire Studies, sourced from libraries and archives around the world."

 

11. Humanities abstracts

requestConnect to Resource

Cites articles from more than 350 English-language periodicals in the fields of archaeology and classical studies, art and photography, folklore, general scholarship, history, journalism and communications, language and literature, literary and political criticism, music and performing arts, philosophy, and religion and theology.

 

12. JSTOR

requestConnect to Resource

Provides image and full-text online access to back issues of selected scholarly journals in history, economics, political science, demography, mathematics, biology, ecology, and other fields of the sciences, humanities, and social sciences.

Elsewhere
   1 2 3 Next