AAPG Datapages Access to American Association of Petroleum Geologists publications, including AAPG Bulletin, AAPG Special Volumes, Bulletin of Canadian Petroleum Geology, Journal of Petroleum Geology, Journal of Sedimentary Research. Also includes publications by several regional groups. varies from 1917-present yes
ABI/INFORM Complete Comprised of ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, ABI/INFORM Dateline and ABI/INFORM Archive, featuring over 3,000 full-text journals, 25,000 Dissertations, 14,000 SSRN working papers, key newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times, as well as country-and industry-focused reports and data. International coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world. Mobile site 1984 to current yes
ABI/INFORM Dateline Focuses on hard-to-find local and regional business news coverage of large corporations, privately held companies, local start-ups, executive profiles, marketing, finance, and industry news. Provides access to business information not typically found in national news sources. Contains news and analysis, information on local markets, and more gathered from major business tabloids, magazines, daily newspapers, wire services, and city, state, and regional business publications. 1985-current yes
ABI/INFORM Global The premier business and management database for articles on business conditions, trends, management techniques, corporate strategies, company news and industry-specific topics worldwide. It provides extensive coverage of North America and the world. Find research on advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, as well as information on 60,000+ companies. 1923 - present partial
ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry Search more than 750 business periodicals and newsletters with a trade or industry focus. Provides users with the latest industry news, product and competitive information, marketing trends, and a wide variety of other topics. Contains publications on every major industry, including finance, insurance, transportation, construction, and many more. 1971 - current yes
Abstracts in Social Gerontology Contains bibliographic records and abstracts of articles and books covering essential areas of social gerontology, including adult education, biology and physiology, community services, death and bereavement, demography of aging, economic issues, law, and policy, housing, institutional and non-institutional care, leisure and recreation, medical care, neuropsychology of aging, primary relations, psychiatric dysfunctions and treatment, psychology of aging, social pathology and the elderly, work and retirement. 1990-present Partial
Academic Search Premier Academic Search Premier is a general academic index that indexes more than 8,200 magazines and journals from every academic discipline and provides the full-text of more than 4,600. Mobile site 1984-present; fulltext, 1990-present partial
AccessEngineering AccessEngineering is an award-winning engineering reference tool for professionals, academics, and students##that provides seamless access to the world's best-known, most-used collection of authoritative, regularly updated engineering reference information. AccessEngineering also comprises dynamic online features, such as instructional, faculty made videos, calculators, interactive tables and charts, as well as personalization tools allowing users to organize crucial project information as they work. - yes
Accessible Archives Digitized material found in leading historic periodicals and books, including eyewitness accounts of historical events, vivid descriptions of daily life, editorial observations, commerce as seen through advertisements, and genealogical records. 18th & 19th centuries -
AccessUN Provides access to United Nations publications from agencies such as the General Assembly, Economic and Social Council, and Security Council. - yes
ACLS Humanities E-Book American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) History E-Book (HEB) Project provides searchable full-text of over 800 books in several fields of history. These are frequently cited works of major importance to historical studies. 18th c. - 21st c. works yes
ACM Digital Library The ACM Digital Library is the full-text repository of papers from publications that have been published, co-published, or co-marketed by Association for Computing Machinery. Searches can be expanded to include results from the ACM Online Guide to Computing Literature, which indexes over 2 million articles, technical reports, theses, and other sources in the field of computing beyond the ACM’s. 1970-present yes
ACSESS Digital Library The ACSESS Digital Library is a complete collection of all content published by the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America. The Digital Library makes it possible to search, browse, research, comment on, and share all of our published literature in one convenient place. - -
Ad$pender Ad$pender™ is a tool that allows you to view a top-level##summary of the multi-media advertising marketplace.##Ad$pender monitors advertising expenditures and##occurrence information for 3+ million brands across 18##media. Ad$pender is the popular choice of research, sales##and marketing professionals. Ad$pender is a fast and easy to ##use tool that allows you to break down information by##category, parent, company, subsidiary and brand. - -
Ad*Access The Ad*Access Project, funded by the Duke Endowment "Library 2000" Fund, presents images and database information for over 7,000 advertisements printed in U.S. and Canadian newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1955. Ad*Access concentrates on five main subject areas: Radio, Television, Transportation, Beauty and Hygiene, and World War II, providing a coherent view of a number of major campaigns and companies through images preserved in one particular advertising collection available at Duke University. The advertisements are from the J. Walter Thompson Company Competitive Advertisements Collection of the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising, and Marketing History in Duke University's Rare Book, Manuscript, and Special Collections Library. 1911 - 1955 yes
Aerospace and High Performance Alloys Database (AHAD) It is a combined version of Aerospace Structural Metals Database (ASMD) and High Performance Alloys Database (HPAD) and will contain 300 alloys, over 20,000 pdf pages which includes 17,000 pdf pages of figures and tables, 30,000 datasets, 105,000 datcurves and 10,000 reference. - yes
Aerospace Database The Aerospace Database provides bibliographic coverage of basic and applied research in aeronautics, astronautics, and space sciences. The database also covers technology development and applications in complementary and supporting fields such as chemistry, geosciences, physics, communications, and electronics. In addition to periodic literature, the database also includes coverage of reports issued by NASA, other U.S. government agencies, international institutions, universities, and private firms. 1962-present partial
African American Music Reference Provides full-text reference articles, biographies, images, sheet music, lyrics, liner notes, and discographies which chronicle the African American experience through music. Covers blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm and blues, and other forms. 1700s - present yes
African American Newspapers: The 19th Century Cultural life and history during the 1800s in the U.S. and the Canadian province of Ontario: first-hand reports of the major events and issues of the day, including the Mexican War, Presidential and congressional addresses, Congressional abstracts, business and commodity markets, the humanities, world travel and religion. Large numbers of early biographies, vital statistics, essays and editorials, poetry and prose, and advertisements, all of which portray the African-American experience. 1827-1900 yes
African American Periodicals Over 170 African American newspapers and magazines published in the U.S. from 1825-1995, from slavery during the Antebellum Period to the struggles and triumphs of the modern era. Publications include African Repository (1825-92), Black Panther (1967-75), Black Worker (1929-68), and Soul (1966-76). Search full-text by any or all of these periods: Slavery and Antebellum Era (1825 to 1860), U.S. Civil War (1861 to 1865), Reconstruction and Post War South (1866 to 1895), Segregation and the Rise of Black Protest Thought (1896 to 1920), African American Culture in the New Era (1921 to 1945), Civil Rights Era (1946-1960), The Second Reconstruction (1961-1972), Modern / Contemporary Era (1973-1998). The collection is based upon James P. Danky's African-American Newspapers and Periodicals: A National Bibliography (Harvard, 1998) and drawn from holdings of the Wisconsin Historical Society. 1825-1995 -
African American Poetry Contains nearly 3,000 poems by African American poets of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Provides a comprehensive survey of the early history of African American poetry, from the earliest published African American poems to the works of Paul Laurence Dunbar, the first African American poet to achieve national success and recognition. Coverage includes writers from both North and South, from rural and urban backgrounds, and ranges from University-educated professionals to those for whom the very acts of reading and writing constituted a defiance of Southern slave laws. 1760-1975 partial
Afro-Americana Imprints From the Library Company of Philadelphia's Afro-Americana Collection, this still-growing resource will provide researchers with full-text searchable, digital facsimiles of more than 12,000 printed works. These books, pamphlets and broadsides, including many lesser-known imprints, span nearly 400 years, from the early 16th to the early 20th century. Afro-Americana Imprints can be searched along with Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans (1639-1800). 1535-1922 -
AgDevONLINE AgDevONLINE is a large repository of tools and resources for agriculture and food system development practitioners, applied researchers, and students. 2010- partial
AgeLine AgeLine is a bibliographic database in social gerontology--the study of aging in social, psychological, health-related and economic contexts. It is produced by the American Association of Retired Persons, covering more than 300 journals. These journals include research, professional, and general-interest periodicals. The journal titles cover the fields of gerontology, healthcare, business, consumer affairs, psychology, sociology, and economics, as well as a wide variety of other related topics. Most of the data is North American in origin and is drawn predominantly from journals, books, book chapters and reports. 1978 - present partial
AGRICOLA AGRICOLA serves as the catalog and index to the collections of the National Agricultural Library, as well as a primary public source for world-wide access to agricultural information. The database covers materials in all formats and periods, including printed works from as far back as the 15th century. The records describe publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences. The print equivalent, Bibliography of Agriculture (1942 1969) is available in the Life Sciences Library. 1970-present partial
Agricultural Statistics (USDA) Statistics compiled by the U.S. Department of Agriculture for all facets of agricultural production, supply, and demand worldwide. - partial
AGU Digital Library The AGU Digital Library is a comprehensive collection of more than 100 years of Earth and space science research. The library contains more than 90,300 articles from journals and books and will eventually include an additional ~25,000 articles from books and the weekly newspaper for AGU. 1896- yes
AIAA Aerospace Research Central AIAA Aerospace Research Library (formerly AIAA Electronic Library) provides a searchable interface to the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics' publications, covering all aspects of aerospace. Purdue’s subscription provides access to AIAA journals and meeting papers since the start of the society in 1963. 1963-present yes
Aluminum Industry Abstracts Provides coverage of the world's technical literature on aluminum, ranging from ore processing through applications. The Aluminium Industry Abstracts database includes information abstracted from approximately 2,300 scientific and technical journals, government reports, conference proceedings, dissertations, books, and patents. All aspects of the aluminum industry, aside from mining, are covered. - -
Ambrose Digital A continually growing collection of 575 videos, all closed captioned, and spanning many subject areas, from the BBC Shakespeare Plays to Nature's Microworlds and more. - -
America: History & Life Index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Covers over 2,000 journals published worldwide. Strong English-language journal coverage is balanced by an international perspective on topics and events, including abstracts in English of articles published in more than 40 languages. 1964-present partial
American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals Searchable full text and page images from over 6,500 historical periodicals held by the American Antiquarian Society. The collection covers a wide range of topics including agriculture, art, business, industry, education, entertainment, science and medicine, religion, family life, literature, politics, and women’s studies. 1691-1877 yes
American County Histories to 1900 Full-text of county histories for Delaware, New York, and Pennsylvania. These large county volumes, most published between 1870 and 1900, form the cornerstone of local historical and genealogical research. 18th and 19th centuries yes
American Indian Histories and Cultures Presents unique materials from the Edward E. Ayer Collection archival collections on American Indian history and culture at The Newberry Library, Chicago. From early contacts between European settlers and American Indians and the subsequent political, social and cultural effects of those encounters on American Indian life, these materials tell both the historical and the personal stories of the colonization of the Americas. Continuing through to the modern era, and told against the backdrop of the 19th century expansion into the ‘Western Frontier’ right through to the civil rights movement of the mid-twentieth century, American Indian Histories and Cultures highlights both the myths and realities of the ‘Wild West’ and American Indian cultural identity. - yes
American Periodicals Over 1,240 American periodicals that began publishing between 1740 and 1900, including general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines, and many other historically-significant periodicals. APS Online offers digitized images and is fully keyword searchable. It derives from the American Periodicals Series microform collections APS I, APS II, and APS III. 1740-1940 yes
American Society for Engineering Education Annual Conference Proceedings A searchable database of all ASEE conference proceedings articles from 1996-present focused on engineering education for all disciplines of engineering and technology. 1996-present yes
Année philologique International index of scholarship in classical studies covering journal articles and book chapters on ancient Greek and Roman worlds. Records can be searched by ancient author, modern author, title words, subjects and disciplines, including archaeology, linguistics, literature, philosophy, religion, science and technology. Records often contain a brief abstract and links to related records. Earlier printed volumes (1924 to 2001), which include a key to abbreviations, are available in HSSE Reference [016.4 An74]. - partial
Annual Reports at Academic Business Libraries An index of the printed copies of corporate Annual Reports to shareholders held by the following universities: Columbia U., Cornell U., Harvard U., MIT, Purdue U., Stanford U., U of Alabama, U. of California-Berkeley, U. of Pennsylvania, U. of Western Ontario, Yale U., and the Science/Industry/Business Library of New York Public Library. 1870-2005 no
Annual Reports To Shareholders-Full Text at Purdue Reports the financial situation and the past accomplishments and future goals, providing insights to companies histories. Purdue Libraries owns a large collection of printed reports dating back to the 1870's. The collections strengths are in the second half of the 20th century. 1870-2005 no
ANTE: Abstracts in New Technologies and Engineering ANTE: Abstracts in New Technologies and Engineering (formerly Current Technology Database), is an abstracting and indexing service monitoring publications from the U.K. and the U.S. Coverage includes new technologies such as information technology and computing, electronics, biotechnology, medical technology, as well as engineering (including construction, electrical and chemical engineering) and allied subject areas. Abstracts are available from January 1993 to the present.####Sources covered include over 350 periodicals, conference proceedings, technical reports, trade journal/newsletter items, patents, books, and press releases. 1981-pesent no
Anthropology Plus Brings together two resources: Anthropological Literature from Harvard University, and the Anthropological Index from the Royal Anthropological Institute in the UK. Provides worldwide indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture, and interdisciplinary studies. Offers coverage of all core periodicals in the field in addition to local and lesser-known journals. - -
AnthroSource Current and back issues of journals published by the American Anthropological Association, including American Anthropologist, American Ethnologist, Anthropology & Education Quarterly, Anthropology of Work Review, Archeological Papers of the American Anthropological Association, Culture & Agriculture, Journal of Latin American Anthropology, Journal of Linguistic Anthropology, Medical Anthropology Quarterly, PoLAR: Political and Legal Anthropology Review, Society of Lesbian and Gay Anthropologists Newsletter, Visual Anthropology Review, Voices, and more. 1800s - current yes
AP Image Archive This database is a full text and image collection of the Associated Press Service photographs. Retrospective in nature it offers visual images on an extraordinary range of subjects across all manner of activity where photographers are engaged. 1840s - present partial
Applied Science & Technology Full Text & Index Retrospective Indexes over 400 English-language periodicals in a wide variety of industrial and mechanical arts, including aeronautics and space science, chemistry, computer technology, construction, engineering, and physics. 1913-1983; 1984-present partial
Archive Finder Directory of archives and manuscript collections in the United States with descriptions of a repository's holdings. Repository records include phone and fax numbers, hours of service, materials solicited, email and home page URLs when available. Each collection record links to its corresponding repository record. Integrates records from NUCMC (National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections), 1959-1995; NIDS (National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United States); and Directory of Archives and Manuscript Repositories in the United States. N/A partial
ArchiveGrid Descriptions of archival holdings and special collections of manuscripts and other primary source materials nationwide. Includes full text finding aids describing the contents of archival collections at various libraries, museums, and archival repositories throughout the U.S. with links to the repositories. 00-present partial
Art Full Text A comprehensive resource for art information from more than 900 periodicals, including 280 peer-reviewed journals, as well as indexing and abstracting of over 13,000 art dissertations. Researchers can track the careers of artists and review their materials and methods, and find books by and about artists, as well as interviews, profiles, and much more. Indexing of art reproductions helps users find virtually any work of interest—including works by emerging artists—as well as examples of styles and movements in art. 1984-current partial
ARTbibliographies Modern Provides full abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art, with approximately 12-13,000 new entries being added each year. Coverage of articles, monographs, dissertations, museum catalogues, etc. for modern and contemporary studies in art history, critical theory and criticism, industrial design, photography, fine arts, graphic arts, and aesthetics. International in scope, it includes other valuable language sources. 1974-present -
Artemis Literary Sources Artemis Literary Sources is an integrated research environment that allows users to search across the content of several Gale databases: Literature Resource Center, Literary Criticism Online, Children’s Literature Review, Something About the Author, Gale Virtual Reference Library, and more. Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines are combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, book reviews, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works, and literary movements. - -
Artemis Primary Sources Artemis Primary Sources is an integrated research environment that allows users to search across three Gale primary source collections: Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO), Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO), and Sabin Americana, 1500-1926. - -
ARTFL -- the Treasury of the French Language The ARTFL database is a corpus of nearly 150,000,000 words and almost 2000 texts with an emphasis in the 17th to 20th centuries. Complete novels and collections of poetry are included, but also works in philosophy, mathematics, and biology. 17th - 20th C yes
ArticleFirst The ArticleFirst database indexes articles from the table of contents of nearly 12500 journals, along with a list of libraries holding the journal title. 1990-present partial
ArXiv ArXiv is an e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitative biology and statistics. The contents of arXiv conform to Cornell University academic standards. arXiv is owned, operated and funded by Cornell University, a private not-for-profit educational institution. ##arXiv is also partially funded by the National Science Foundation. - -
ASABE Technical Library Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers,the ASABE Technical Library contains information on engineering in agricultural, food, and biological systems. The database includes the full-text of the following categories of materials from the Society: ASABE standards, ASABE journals, Technical meeting papers, conference proceedings, monographs, design topics and special publications. A category may be searched singly or all categories may be searched together. 1998 - present yes
ASCE Research Library ASCE Research Library is a comprehensive online tool for locating articles and conference papers published by the American Society of Civil Engineers in all disciplines of civil engineering. It provides access to more than 33,000 full-text papers from Journals (1993 - present) and Proceedings (1996 - present). 1993 - present yes
ASFA (Combined) Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts Indexes citations and abstracts of all aspects of aquatic resources, including life sciences, economics, and social science/public policy aspects. Sources include journals, books, conference papers, reports, patents, dissertations, and maps. Search three parts of ASFA simultaneously: ASFA 1: Biological Sciences and Living Resources, ASFA 3: Aquatic Pollution and Environmental Quality, and ASFA Aquaculture Abstracts. Varies no
ASFA 1: Biological Sciences and Living Resources ASFA 1 provides extensive coverage of basic and applied research on aquatic organisms, both in the laboratory and the field. All aspects of water organisms and environments are included. Fisheries receive particular attention with comprehensive sections on statistics, food technology, productivity, conservation, marketing, aquaculture and the latest fishing methods. Major areas of coverage include: law, policy, economics, and social sciences; general biology; microbiology; botany; general invertebrate biology; malacology; carcinology; entomology; general chordate biology; ichthyology; ornithology; mammalogy; and aquatic ecology and ecosystems. 1978-present partial
ASFA 2: Ocean Technology, Policy and Non-Living Resources In the wake of growing concern over limited natural resources, scientists and engineers are increasingly turning to the sea for answers. ASFA 2 is the source that puts professionals in touch with effective management solutions, alerts them to problems, and updates them on new legislation that affects management practices. Coverage spans the wide-ranging fields of oceanography: physical, descriptive, dynamical, chemical, geological, and biological aspects are extensively examined, as well as limnology, ocean engineering, and specific resources. From international policy and legislation to meteorology and climatology to technology and engineering, ASFA 2 covers the crucial current issues. 1971-current no
ASFA 3: Aquatic Pollution and Environmental Quality Because of increasing global concern over the consequences of marine and aquatic pollution, a separate volume addressing this subject was added to the ASFA series. ASFA 3 is the only abstracts journal devoted exclusively to research and policy on the contamination of oceans, seas, lakes, rivers, and estuaries. ASFA 3 contains information that will prove essential to specialists who deal in any capacity with aquatic environments and marine pollution problems, including biologists, oceanographers, limnologists, environmental engineers and scientists, industrial engineers, waste managers, corporate regulatory affairs managers, and government officials. 1990-present no
ASFA Aquaculture Abstracts ASFA Aquaculture Abstracts provides international coverage of science, technology and management of marine, brackish water and freshwater aquaculture, including aquaculture in oceans, seas, lakes, rivers and estuaries. Journals, books, reports, dissertations and conference proceedings are indexed. Major areas of coverage include: aquatic organisms (including the biology and genetics of aquatic invertebrates and vertebrates), aquaculture management and economics; conservation, environmental quality, growth and development of cultured species; techniques, equipment, methodology, feasibility studies, replenishing natural stocks, and laboratory culture; culture of fish and other vertebrates; crustaceans, mollusks, and other invertebrates; aquatic plants and algae; protozoa and microorganisms; reproductive biology; meteorology; limnology; oceanography; and biotechnology. 1984-present no
ASFA Marine Biotechnology Abstracts This database assembles the findings from diverse investigations on biotechnology, molecular biology and molecular genetics in a single source. Major areas of coverage include: General Aspects, Patents, Molecular Biotechnology, Marine Microorganisms, Genetic Engineering of Fish and Shellfish, Cell and Tissue Culture, Supporting Technology, Aquaculture and Fisheries, Marine Natural Products and Pharmaceuticals,Vaccines, Toxins, Chemical/Mineral Products, Biofouling, Food Products, Environmental Applications. 1989-current no
ASM Alloy Phase Diagram Database The ASM Alloy Phase Diagrams Center allows users to explore, search and view more than 11,000 binary and ternary phase diagrams and associated phase data for more than 2400 systems. current editions yes
ASM Materials Information ASM Materials Information consists of four main content areas: * ASM Handbooks Online, featuring the complete content of twenty ASM Handbook volumes plus two ASM Desk Editions. * ASM Alloy Center Online, featuring ASM property data, performance charts, and processing guidelines for specific metals and alloys. * ASM Micrograph Center Online, with over 2500 micrographs for industrially important alloys. * ASM Failure Analysis Center Online, with over 1000 case histories and authoritative handbook information on failure mechanisms and analysis methods. current editions yes
ASME Digital Collection ASME's primary repository of current and archival literature featuring: ASME's Transaction Journals from 1960 to the present, ASME's Conference Proceedings from 2002 to the present, and ASME Press eBooks selected from 1993 to the present. varies by title partial
Associations Unlimited Contains information for more than 450,000 international and U.S. national, regional, state, and local nonprofit organizations in all fields, including IRS data on U.S. 501(c) nonprofit organizations. - partial
ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library A vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information. The Library covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.##**Please click on 'Yes, I Agree With the License' to access database** Late 1940s to present -
Aviation Week Intelligence Network (AWIN) Contains up-to-date news, full-text aviation magazines, World Aerospace Database, and Fleet Data. Publications include all editions of Aviation Week & Space Technology, Aviation Daily, Aerospace Daily, Aerospace Daily & Defense Report, Business & Commercial Aviation, The Weekly of Business Aviation, Defense Technology International, and Overhaul & Maintenance. Personalized accounts and alert services can be set up with Purdue logins. Detailed results may be downloaded in Excel spreadsheets. Current edition yes