Databases





DATABASE TITLE FULL DESCRIPTION COVERAGE FULL TEXT
C19: The Nineteenth Century Index C19 Index draws on the strength of established indexes such as the Nineteenth Century Short Title Catalogue (NSTC), The Wellesley Index, Poole's Index, Periodicals Index Online and the Cumulative Index to Niles' Register 1811–1849 to create integrated bibliographic coverage of over 1.7 million books and official publications, 70,000 archival collections and 22.7 million articles published in over 2,500 journals, magazines and newspapers. C19 Index now provides integrated access to 13 bibliographic indexes, including more than three million records from British Periodicals Collections I and II, together with the expanded online edition of the Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism (DNCJ). 19th Century -
Children's Core Collection Containing over 13,000 titles, this rich resource covers fiction and nonfiction works, story collections, picture books and magazines recommended for readers in preschool through sixth grade. Professional literature for the children's librarian—both periodicals and books—is also covered.####Selected and recommended by specialists in library service to children, listed books within Children’s Core Collection encompass a wide variety of topics, including a new abundance of books on technology, social sciences and sciences. - -
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database Works best with Firefox or Google Chrome, not Internet Explorer. Reliable one search access to information, awards, honors and published reviews about Pre K-12 books and media, including reading measurement programs (Lexile, AR, Scholastic Reading Counts), curriculum tools such as lesson plans, teaching guides, discussion guides, and links to web pages featuring children's authors and illustrators reviews. - partial
Children's Literature Review Illustrated series provides excerpts from reviews, criticism, and commentary on books for children and young people. Covers over 600 writers and illustrators. Publication began in 1976. 1976 - current yes
China National Knowledge Infrastructure -- Chinese version Three CNKI databases in the Chinese language feature full-text articles in the fields of history, literature, and philosophy, including subtopics such as archaeology, the arts, biography, folklore, language, psychology, religion, and sports: 1) China Academic Journals (CAJ), current year and an archive back to 1994; 2) China Dissertations and Master's Theses (CDMD), current year and an archive back to 2000; 3) China Conference Proceedings (CPCD), current year an archive back to 2000. 1994 - present; 2000 - present -
China National Knowledge Infrastructure -- English version English language portal for CNKI. 1994 - present; 2000 - present yes
Civil War Collection Four- part collection of newspaper articles and books published at or near time of the war, 1860-1865. I: A Newspaper Perspective. II: The Soldiers' Perspective (regimental histories). III: The Generals' Perspective (memoirs). IV: The Midwestern Perspective (Indiana newspapers published between 1855 and 1869, including Vincennes Gazette and Vincennes Western Sun). 1860-1865 yes
Communication & Mass Media Complete Offers core indexing and abstracts for more than 620 journals, and selected coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of more than 820 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for over 500 journals. Many major journals have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable cited references from their first issues to the present (dating as far back as 1915). CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline. 1920- -
Conditions and Politics in Occupied Western Europe, 1940-1945 Text-searchable images of British Foreign Office information files gathered from across German-occupied territories following the collapse of peacetime diplomacy. Documents German attempts to win over important groups in occupied countries; the reaction to the German occupation; the propaganda struggle; the creation of the first resistance units, etc. Also includes information regarding Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, Italy, Spain, Portugal, the Vatican. 1940-1945 yes
Contemporary Authors A bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, journalism, poetry, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields. Provides references for more than 90,000 authors in the US. Part of the Literature Resource Center database. 1962-present partial
Contemporary Literary Criticism CLC is an extensive collection of full-text critical essays about novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, and other creative writers who are now living or who died after December 31, 1959. Each CLC entry contains a biographical/critical introduction, listing principal works and sources for further study. - -
Contemporary Literary Criticism Select Contemporary Literary Criticism--Select is an extensive collection of critical essays on contemporary authors. Each CLC--Select entry contains a biographical/critical introduction, listing of principal works and sources for further study. 1960-present partial