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Database News & Notes

10/18 New ProQuest History Vault: Worker and Labor Unions More Information

10/18 New ProQuest History Vault: NAACP Papers More Information

10/18 New Visual History Archives More Information

02/03 New Periodicals Archive Online More Information

2016

12/06 New EBSCO Databases Combined More Information

11/29 New English Historical Documents More Information

10/27 New Political Science Database More Information

10/27 New Military Database More Information

10/27 New Europeana More Information

10/28 New ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global More Information

05/05 New Nineteenth Century Collections Online More Information

08/28 New Project MUSE More Information


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Academic Search Complete contains more than 6,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 10,100 journals and a total of more than 10,600 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
Associated Press Images Collection 1,000,000+ current and historic captioned photos.
ArchiveGrid Search for historical documents, personal papers and family histories held in archives throughout the world. ArchiveGrid is an online service that provides access to detailed archival collection descriptions. It includes nearly a million descriptions from more than 2,500 libraries, museums and archives worldwide.
Cambridge Histories Online this historical reference compendium allows instant access to the renowned texts of the Cambridge Histories series. With access to the most up to date and authoritative scholarly content a valuable resource, for undergraduates, graduates, lecturers and researchers alike
Credo Online Reference Service Full text articles and images from reference materials (encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, atlases, and more). Links to articles from magazines, newspapers, and journals found in other library databases.
Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans 1639 - 1800 Books, pamphlets, broadsides and other imprints listed in the renowned bibliography by Charles Evans
eBook Collection provides access to thousands of scholarly, reference, and professional full-text books in electronic format from the world's leading university presses and commercial publishers. All eBooks allow browsing, downloading, full-text searching, interactive table of contents, printing, emailing, and citation export. Viewing/Downloading Directions-PDF
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EBSCO Databases Combined Access the 40+ Ebsco company databases simultaneously. Databases which are accessible via the EBSCOhost user interface are listed separately on the Library's database page, and include Academic Search Complete, Business Source Premier, CINAHL, PsycINFO, SocIndex, and SportDiscus. When logged into any Ebsco database, clicking the "Choose databases" link, directly above the search box, allows the user to select any or all database. Please note: this collection of databases appears as being Academic Search Complete, but it searches that database plus all the other EBSCO databases Troy subscribes to. Android App
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Encyclopedia of Alabama online resource on Alabama history, culture, geography, and natural environment. This site offers articles on Alabama's famous people, historic events, sports, art, literature, industry, government, plant and animal life, agriculture, recreation, and much more
English Historical Documents is the most comprehensive, annotated collection of documents on British (not in reality just English) history ever compiled. Conceived during the Second World War with a view to ensuring the most important historical documents remained available and accessible in perpetuity, the first volume came out in 1953, and the most recent volume almost sixty years later.
Europeana searches for digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, paintings, film, maps, sound recordings, and other material held by a range of Europe's libraries, archives, museums and galleries.
Federal Digital System-FDSys provides public access to Government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies and preserved as technology changes
Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index covers journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages.
History Reference Center is a comprehensive full text history reference database designed for secondary schools, public libraries, junior/community colleges, and undergraduate research. It offers full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 150 history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 78,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 113,000 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video. Android App
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Jewish Women: A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia A Comprehensive Historical Encyclopedia seeks to make available to all who are interested in Jewish history and culture the varied accomplishments of Jewish women and their many contributions to the Jewish historical experience over the course of the past three millennia.
JSTOR - Arts and Sciences Collections consists of articles gathered from over 780 academic and scholarly journals. The collections cover a wide variety of topics in the sciences and the humanities. All articles are full text. Users can search the entire set at once or search subsets of journals by broad subject disciplines
Literati-Use Credo Online Reference Service
Military Database Scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more.
Military & Government Collection offers current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government. This database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites. Provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles Android App
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News & Newspapers.Searches ten different newspaper databases, including New York Times, Atlanta Journal & Constitution, Canadian Newsstream, Ethnic Newswatch, International Newsstream, USA Today, US Newstream, The Wall Street Journal and the Washington Post.
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for 35 national & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided Android App
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Nineteenth Century Collections Online is a global digitization and publishing program focusing on primary source collections of the long nineteenth century. The content is sourced from the world's preeminent libraries and archives. It consists of monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, photographs, statistics, and other kinds of documents in both Western and non-Western languages.
North American Women's Letters and Diaries includes the experiences of 1,325 women and 150,000 pages of diaries and letters. The materials have been carefully chosen using leading bibliographies, supplemented by customer requests and more than 7,000 pages of previously unpublished material. The collection also includes biographies and an extensive annotated bibliography of the sources in the database
PapersFirst Index of papers presented at conferences worldwide.
Periodicals Archive Online (PAO) millions of articles published in 557 periodicals in the humanities and social sciences. All titles start with Vol 1 no. 1.

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Political Science Database Leading political science and international relations journals, providing full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. In addition, full-text doctoral dissertations on political science topics are included, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country profiles, political news and other sources.
Project MUSE a leading provider of digital humanities and social sciences content; since 1995, its electronic journal collections have supported a wide array of research needs at academic, public, special, and school libraries worldwide.
ProQuest Central multidisciplinary database with over 12,665 titles, with over 9,745 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subject areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.
ProQuest Congressional provides access to historical and current Congressional information and publications on all aspects of legislation dealing with life and public policy. Topics include scientific undertakings, historical events, social welfare, economic conditions, communication policies, and an endless array of other subjects.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text.
ProQuest Ebook Central All of the titles you find here can be browsed, read online or downloaded to your PC or laptop. Our Full Record pages will give you comprehensive access information for each title.
ProQuest History Vault: NAACP Papers provides a comprehensive view of the NAACP's evolution, policies, and achievements from 1909-1970. Included are thousands of pages of minutes of directors' meetings, monthly reports from officers to the board of directors, proceedings of the annual business meetings, significant records of the association's annual conferences, plus voluminous special reports on a wide range of issues..  
ProQuest History Vault: Workers and Labor Unions Features collections on American workers in the 20th Century with a focus on the interaction between the U.S. federal government and American workers. A particular strength of this category is its coverage of strikes and radical labor unions in the first half of the 20th Century.  
ProQuest Newspapers content from over 1300 newspapers, wire feeds and trade journals.
ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects. The database includes more than 3,950 titles over 2,700 in full text from 1971 forward. It features a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers.
ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States summarizes statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.
Sage Journals Index of scholarly journals spanning the Humanities; Social Sciences; and Science, Technology, and Medicine. Selected text available fulltext online. Articles not fulltext in this database may be requested via interlibrary loan (ILL). ILL Guide
Statistical Abstract of the United States (Use ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States)
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Visual History Archives allows users to search through and view more than 54,000 video testimonies of survivors and witnesses of genocide. Initially a repository of Holocaust testimony, the Visual History Archive has expanded to include testimonies from the Armenian Genocide that coincided with World War I, the 1937 Nanjing Massacre in China, the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, the Guatemalan Genocide of 1978-1996 and the Cambodian Genocide of 1975-1979.  
Wiley Online Library is a multi-disciplinary database that includes full-text journal articles and some full-text reference sources. The database also includes abstracts of additional journal articles and reference sources. Subjects covered include: business; chemistry; computer science; earth and environmental science; education; engineering; law; life sciences; mathematics and statistics; medicine and healthcare; physics and astronomy; polymers and materials science; psychology; and social sciences.

 

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