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Inspec Archive - Science Abstracts 1898-1968

(EBSCO) - Inspec Archive - Science Abstracts 1898-1968, created by the Institution of Engineering and Technology, is the leading bibliographic database providing abstracts and indexing to the world's scientific and technical papers in physics, electrical engineering, electronics, and computing and control engineering.

International Bibliography of Art (IBA)

(ProQuest) is the definitive resource for scholarly literature on western art and successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA). Includes detailed abstracts for all new content, in-depth abstracts for scholarly articles, and authority files of controlled terms. Ideal for academic and specialist art libraries, museums, and design firms. Focus on European art from late antiquity to the present, American art from the colonial era to the present, and global art since 1945. Visual arts in all media are covered: painting, sculpture, drawing, video, installations, new media, decorative and applied arts, museum studies and conservation, archaeology, folk art and material culture, classical studies, antiques, and architectural history. 

Iter Gateway to the Middle Ages & Renaissance

(Iter) - is a database of more than 945,000 records for articles, essays, books, dissertation abstracts, encyclopedia entries and reviews. This material has been collected from 7,218 publications, including 1,617 journals. Updated daily, with thousands of new records added annually, this powerful research tool is of essential use to scholars of the Middle Ages and / or the Renaissance (400-1700).

Journal Citation Reports® Science Edition ~ 2010 ONLY ~ (Open with FireFox)

(Thomson Reuters) - EXCEL File for 2010 only of the JCR Science Edition contains data from over 7,300 journals in science and technology for the year 2010 ONLY. All of the data that you see for journals and subject categories come from journal data published in 2010. If you search for a particular journal, you will see the 2010 data for that journal, including -- The number of articles published in the journal in 2010, the number of citations to that journal from articles published in 2010, and the Impact Factor calculated from 2010 data, and so on.

JoVE Science Education Library, Chemistry

A STEM video collection that demonstrates fundamental concepts and techniques of chemistry in easy-to-understand videos and text. 

JSTOR

A full-text online collection of core scholarly journals from their first issues (some date back to the 1800's) to between two and five years prior to the present. Subject coverage includes arts & sciences, business, education, history, literature, mathematics, philosophy, anthropology, Asian studies, health and general sciences, economics, population studies, sociology, botany, and ecology. The journals can be browsed by journal issue or searched by keywords, topics, titles, authors and dates. 

Kanopy

(Kanopy) - An on-demand streaming film service that provides access to a wide range of documentaries, instructional lessons, and movies for education in all disciplines.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

(EBSCO) - indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports, and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, and more.

Literature Criticism Online (LCO)

(GALE/Cengage) LCO is database containing resources for literary criticism, biography, and popular commentary from literary resources from pamphlets, encyclopedias, books, and periodicals. The resources are cross-searchable and provide modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres. Titles included in the collection are Contemporary Literary Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism, and Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism.

Literature Resource Center

(Gale) Biography, criticism, and overviews on writers and specific works in all genres. 

Los Angeles Times

(ProQuest) Los Angeles Times (Dec 4, 1996 - present);  Los Angeles Times Pre-1997 Full text (Jan 1, 1985 - Dec 3, 1996)

LUNA

Created and maintained by the College of Visual & Performing Arts Visual Resource Center, LUNA is an online image and multimedia repository for instruction and learning. Developed for the use of UMassD faculty and students, researchers in LUNA can search, retrieve, save, display images, audio, and multimedia files, and export them directly to PowerPoint, Wikis, and UMassD’s myCourses. Including LUNA in Primo provides another avenue to discover these valuable resources.

MADCAD

MADCAD is a searchable database of building codes and knowledge-based solutions and guidelines to meet the codes. It includes building, electrical, mechanical, plumbing, fire, and maintenance codes as well as state and local codes.

Massachusetts Special Collections Directory

"A database of over 600 archives and manuscript collections in Massachusetts."

MathSciNet

Mathematical Reviews on the Web (American Mathematical Society) - "provides searching of over 59 years ofMathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications."

MEDLINE

(EBSCO) - MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree numbers, tree hierarchy and explosion capabilities to search abstracts from over 4,600 current biomedical journals.

MedlinePlus

(National Library of Medicine) - Provided by the National Library of Medicine for the layperson who wants to research health questions. Includes information on specific health topics, full-text publications, dictionaries, newsletters, and directories.

Mental Measurements Yearbook

(EBSCO) - From the Buros Institute, contains descriptive information and critical reviews of new and revised tests from all of the the Buros Institute's Yearbooks (1935-present). The database covers more than 2,200 commercially-available tests in categories such as personality, developmental, behavioral assessment, neuropsychological, achievement, intelligence and aptitude, educational, speech & hearing, and sensory motor. Each entry includes test name and classification; author(s); publisher, publication date; price; time requirements; score descriptions; levels; and intended populations. (Updated every six months)

Mergent Archives

(Mergent) - is an online database that allows you to access a vast archive of corporate and industry related documents. Mergent Archives contains more than 180,000 documents covering over 100 countries and industries.

Mergent Online

(Mergent) - a comprehensive global company database, both U.S. public and international public-equivalent companies, includes details on items from SEC filings such as business description, history, property, subsidiaries, officers and directors, long-term debt and capital stock. Financial statements are presented in "as-reported" form and in native currencies. Search by company name or ticker symbol, or search across all global boundaries to find companies that match specific financial and/or textual search criteria. Use Company Analysis feature to compile reports on selected companies.

Military Database

(ProQuest) - "A comprehensive collection of material on military subjects such as defense, aeronautics and space flight, civil engineering, political science, and more."

Mintel

Mintel offers market research reports covering US and International marketplaces. Each report combines data & analysis of the competitive landscape, market-share analysis and consumer profiles. Complex demographic issues are broken into easy-to-understand sections, explaining consumer behavior and demonstrating the structure of the market. When you first log on, you will create a user profile that will show you our subscription report areas. Click on a report range to view all reports available.

MLA International Bibliography

(EBSCO) - is an index of journal articles, books and dissertations. Produced by the Modern Language Association, the electronic version of the Bibliography dates back to 1963 and contains over 1.5 million citations from more than 4,400 journals and series and 1,000 book publishers. Coverage is international and subjects include literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. Listings on rhetoric and composition and the history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature are also included.

Music Periodicals Database

(ProQuest) provides indexing and abstracts for more than 600 international music periodicals, plus full text for more than 200 of the indexed journals. It covers "subject areas in both scholarly and popular music journals ranging from International Journal of Music Education, Ethnomusicology, Jazz Education Journal and Musical Times to Rock and Rap Confidential and Rolling Stone."

National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) Databases

(National Center for Biotechnology Information) -- Provides access to searching individual databases (such as PubMed, OMIM, and Gene) or to searching across all the NCBI databases simultaneously.

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