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AccessMedicine

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
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Current NU Only
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    AccessMedicine from McGraw-Hill is an innovative online resource that provides access to more than 50 medical titles from the best minds in medicine, updated content, thousands of photos and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, diagnostic tools, a comprehensive search platform, and the ability to download content to a mobile device.

AccessPharmacy

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
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    A comprehensive online resource for pharmaceutical education,AccessPharmacy from McGraw-Hill provides powerful tools to meet the changing demands of today’s pharmacist.

AccessPhysiotherapy

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
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    A comprehensive online resource for physical therapy education, AccessPhysiotherapy from McGraw-Hill is a groundbreaking platform featuring learning tools such as video demonstrations, image slides, online dissection, and quizzes to test your knowledge.  The complete contents of physical therapy textbooks and resources such Orthopaedic Examination, Evaluation, and InterventionPharmacology for the Physical TherapistTherapeutic Modalities for RehabilitationImaging in Rehabilitation; and much more, are also included.

    Read more from our blog, Snippets.

African Newspapers 1800-1922 (World Newspaper Archive)

Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
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Current NU Only
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    This collection of historical African newspapers from the World Newspaper Archive provides coverage of the people, cultures, issues and events that shaped the continent.

    Detailed subjects: 
    African-American Studies, Anthropology, Business, History, International Affairs, Political Science, Sociology

AMA Manual of Style: A Guide for Authors and Editors, 10th edition

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
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Current NU Only
Maximum number of users at a time: 
10
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    Contains information needed by medical and scientific researchers, writers, and editors to produce well-organized, clear, readable, and authoritative manuscripts.

    The Manual home page allows you to navigate quickly and intuitively. You can use the quick search feature, which searches the full text of the Manual, or you can navigate using the left-side menu to jump to any section of the Manual.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Athletic Training, Biology, Health Sciences, Medicine

America's Historical Newspapers (1690 - 1922)

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
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Boston Public Library card required for access
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    Includes "Early American Newspapers, Series I, II & III", cover-to-cover fully text-searchable facsimile images of over 1,000 historical newspapers from all 50 states from the 18th, 19th and early 20th centuries. Access for Massachusetts residents only, courtesy of Boston Public Library e-card.

American Broadsides and Ephemera

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
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Boston Public Library card required for access
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    Based on the American Antiquarian Society's landmark collection, this database offers fully searchable facsimile images of approximately 15,000 broadsides printed between 1820 and 1900 and 15,000 pieces of ephemera printed between 1760 and 1900.  Access for Massachusetts residents only, courtesy of Boston Public Library e-card.

American National Biography Online

Subject: 
Humanities
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    American National Biography Online includes biographies for more than 18,700 American men and women whose lives have shaped the nation.

    Detailed subjects: 
    History

American Periodicals Series Online (ProQuest)

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
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    Digitized images of the pages of 1000 American magazines and journals published between 1741 and 1940. Titles include Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine, the first American professional journals, and several consumer magazines still in publication, such as Vanity Fair, Harper's Bazaar, and Ladies' Home Journal. The search interface allows you to search the complete text, including tables of contents. Articles are downloadable in PDF format. Updated daily.

    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Journalism, Literature, Sociology

American Presidential Campaigns and Elections (Sharpe Reference Online)

Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
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    The core content of this work reviews and analyzes the process by which aspirants to the American presidency have campaigned for the support of the national electorate and how voters have made their selections from 1789 to the present day.  Content includes primary documents, images, chronologies, and state-by-state analysis of election results.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, History

American Rhetoric

sound
video
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
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Open Access
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    This broad ranging web site exploring all aspects of rhetoric includes an Online Speech Bank of over 5.000  audio and video versions of public speeches, sermons, legal proceedings, lectures, debates, interviews, and other recorded media events.

    See also Top 100 Speeches, Movie Speeches and more.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Communications Studies

American State Papers

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
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Current NU Only
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    Legislative and executive documents from the important period between 1789 and the beginning of the U.S. Congressional Serial Set in 1817.

    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Law, Political Science

Anatomy TV

video
Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
Maximum number of users at a time: 
5
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    3D anatomy database.

    The anatomy visuals are accompanied by three-dimensional animations that demonstrate function, biomechanics and surgical procedures.

    To supplement the core three-dimensional anatomy data are clinical videos and text written by some of the world’s leading medical specialists.

    User guide available here.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Biology, Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant

Archive of Americana

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Boston Public Library card required for access
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    Contains unique primary source material relating to nearly every aspect of United States history from over three centuries. Coverage: 1639-1980.  Access for Massachusetts residents only, courtesy of Boston Public Library  e-card.

    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, History, Literature

ARL Statistics Online (Association of Research Libraries)

Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU (on-campus use only)
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    This edition of the ARL Statistics describes the collections, staffing, expenditures, and service activities for the 126 members of the Association of Research Libraries (ARL) in fiscal year 2010-2011.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Art and Architecture Complete (EbscoHost)

Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Engineering, Humanities
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Current NU Only
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    Art and Architecture complete offers full-text coverage of 380 periodicals and more than 220 books, plus indexing and abstracts for more than 780 academic journals, magazines and trade publications, as well as for over 230 books. Includes an image Collection of over 63,000 images provided by Picture Desk and others.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Architecture, Art & Design

Art, Design and Architecture Collection (ProQuest)

Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Engineering, Humanities
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Current NU Only
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    A comprehensive survey of current publications in the fields of visual and applied arts. This collection includes the specialist indexes ARTbibliographies Modern (covering modern and contemporary art), Design and Applied Arts Index (for all aspects of design and crafts) and the International Bibliography of Art (covering scholarship on Western art history), together with a complementary collection of current full-text journals, Arts and Humanities Full Text.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Architecture, Art & Design

ARTstor

Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
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Current NU Only
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    ARTstor is a digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, photography, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images. See system requirements for optimal use.

ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library (SEDL)

Subject: 
Engineering, Science
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Current NU Only
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    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.

    Provides online access to complete full text for:

    • all ASTM standards going back to 1998, with versioning changes redlined
    • all issues of ASTM journals
    • special technical publications
    • symposia publications from ASTM's technical committees,
    • manuals for illustrated hands-on information on conducting tests
    • monographs (books) for in-depth topics

Atlas of North American English

sound
Subject: 
Social Sciences
Access: 
Open Access
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    Based on interviews and reflecting sound changes active in the 1990s, this online version includes audio files and interactive maps, as well as descriptive information and references.

BBC Shakespeare Plays Online

sound
video
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
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Current NU Only
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    The entire BBC Shakespeare, produced in the 1970s and 1980s, now viewable from any computer or other device connected to the internet.  These productions include some of Britain’s most distinguished performers, and productions range from quite traditional to more adventurous.  View the plays in their entirety, or link to specific Acts for teaching and presentation; turn Closed Captioning on or off with a single click.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Art & Design, English & American Literature, Film Studies, Theatre

Biography in Context (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
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Current NU Only
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    Biographies, current and historic, with related full-text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers. Pictures, links to vetted websites. Search for people by name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender, as well as keyword and full text. Some obituaries. Formerly Biography Resource Center.

BIOSIS Citation Index  (1993 - Current)                                                        

Subject: 
Science
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    A comprehensive view of life sciences research, including the most important discoveries, significant influences and relevant connections. BIOSIS Citation Index combines the unique BIOSIS content that is critical to life sciences research with powerful citation indexing.

Book Citation Index (2005 - Current)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
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    The Book Citation Index in Web of Science connects a library’s book collection to powerful new discovery tools, giving researchers the ability to quickly and easily identify and access the most relevant books. As a part of Web of Science, Book Citation Index allows users to search seamlessly across books, journals and conference proceedings to find the information most relevant to their work within one platform.

Boston Globe, Current and Historical (1872-present) (ProQuest)

Subject: 
Social Sciences
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Current NU Only

Boston's Latino Community History

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
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Open Access
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    The documents, images, and posters in this digital collection were selected from the Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción records and the La Alianza Hispana records held in the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections Department.  These records available in this online collection document public policy formation, community relations, affordable housing, urban planning and housing rehabilitation, cultural and educational programming, violence prevention, and minority rights in Boston during the last decades of the 20th century.

Bureau of Justice Statistics

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
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Open Access
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    US Department of Justice information on crime, criminal offenders, victims of crime, and the operation of justice systems at all levels of government. 

    Detailed subjects: 
    Criminal Justice

Burger's Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Discovery and Development

Subject: 
Science, Biomedical & Health
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Current NU Only
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    This online version of the 7th Edition of the major reference work, offering access to broad coverage of medicinal chemistry and drug discovery for new, as well as experienced, medicinal chemists, biologists, pharmacologists, and molecular biologists.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Chemistry, Pharmacology

Business Monitor International

Subject: 
Business & Management
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Current NU Only
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    Provides data, analysis, ratings, rankings, and forecasts for 175 countries and 22 industry sectors. Integrates country risk, analysis of financial markets, and industry research.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Business Source Complete (EbscoHost)

Subject: 
Business & Management
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Current NU Only
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    Indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included. Detailed author profiles for the 40,000 most-cited authors. Searchable by company and industry also. Includes marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.

Cabell's Directories

Subject: 
Business & Management
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Current NU Only
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    Cabell's Directories includes addresses, phones, e-mails and web sites for journals. Northeastern University has access to the following directories from Cabell's: Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, Marketing.

    Cabell's Business Directories are available courtesy of the Northeastern College of Business Administration.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Center for Research Libraries

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
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Current NU Only
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    The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) collects and makes available important and rare collections of primary source materials, as well as thousands of foreign dissertations, historical journals, and newspapers from around the world.

    The collections are so varied as to include an unpublished manuscript music collection from Oxford, the vast engineering library of Linda Hall, and rare monograph and pamphlet area collections from various regions of the world. For example, the Sutro Library Mexican collection includes over 3,000 titles from the 1500-1900 time period, covering cultural, economic, political, religious, and social themes in Mexican history.

    These collections are made available in print, in microfilm, and, in many cases, online. Faculty, students, and staff are eligible to borrow resources through an extended delivery system or, when available, through electronic delivery or online.  See our Subject Guide to the Center for Research Libraries for more information. 

Chicago Defender: 1910 - 1975 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
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Current NU Only
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    This resource allows researchers to search for full articles in the Chicago Defender. Searches provide a PDF of each article as well as an abstract.

Chicago Manual of Style

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
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    Provides information on manuscript preparation, punctuation, spelling, quotations, captions, tables, abbreviations, references, bibliographies, notes, and indexes, with sections on journals and electronic media.

Chicago Tribune (Proquest Historical Newspapers)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
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Current NU Only
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    Proquest Historical Newspapers: Chicago Tribune (1849- 1988).  The historical Chicago Tribune collection offers both full page and article digital images in PDF format with searchable full text

    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Journalism

Chronicle of Higher Education Online

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
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Current NU Only
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CIAO Columbia International Affairs Online

Courtesy of the NU School of Law
Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
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Current NU Only
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    A wide range of scholarship in international affairs, including working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs. 1991 to the present.

Classical Scores Library (Alexander Street)

Subject: 
Humanities, Art, Media & Design
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Current NU Only
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    Classical Scores Library contains hundreds of thousands of pages of classical music scores. Northeastern has access to: Classical Scores Library, Volume I.  Pages can be printed and annotated.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

ClinicalKey

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
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Current NU Only
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    ClinicalKey delivers all of Elsevier's medical and surgical content in one dynamic resource, giving users access to over 900 top books, over 500 top journals, thousands of videos and millions of images.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Health Sciences

Collected Works of John Dewey

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
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Current NU Only
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    The Collected Works of John Dewey, 1882-1953: The Electronic Edition is primarily a critical reading text that offers unprecedented access to Dewey's work.

Compendex with Inspec (Ei Village)

Subject: 
Engineering, Science
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Current NU Only
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    A comprehensive interdisciplinary engineering database, Compendex contains over 9 million records, and references over 5,000 international engineering sources including journals, conferences, and trade publications. 1969 to present, updated weekly.

Congressional Universe - Now: ProQuest Congressional

Subject: 
Government & Law
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Off-campus? Access the Congressional Universe here.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

Counseling and Therapy in Video (Alexander Street)

video
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
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Current NU Only
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    Alexander Street Counseling provides video for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.  Users can create, edit and share playlists or clips. The library has Volume 1.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Psychology

CQ Electronic Library

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
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    Congressional Quarterly's portal for research in US government, politics, history, public policy, and current affairs. Includes CQ's Politics in America, as well as other almanacs, data, and news publications.

Current Chemical Reactions (1986 - current)

Subject: 
Science
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Current NU Only
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    Current Chemical Reactions® delivers the latest synthetic methods reported in over 100 of the world's leading organic chemistry journals. Each reaction provides complete reaction diagrams,critical conditions, bibliographic data, and author abstracts.

D&B's Key Business Ratios (Dun and Bradstreet)

Maximum of 5 users at a time
Subject: 
Business & Management
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Current NU Only
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    Calculate business ratios that identify key relationships between financial data. 14 key business ratios cover all critical areas of business performance, broken down into median figures, with upper and lower quartiles. Arranged by Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) Codes.

Data Citation Index (1900 - current)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    The Data Citation Index on the Web of Knowledge platform provides a single point of access to quality research data from repositories across disciplines and around the world.
    Through linked content and summary information, this data is displayed within the broader context of the scholarly research, enabling users to gain perspective that is lost when data sets or repositories are viewed in isolation. These connections allow researchers to efficiently access an array of data across subjects and regions, providing a comprehensive picture of research output, to maximize research efforts and accurately assess importance.

Derwent Innovations Index (1993 - current)

Subject: 
Engineering
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Derwent Innovations Index® facilitates rapid, precise patent searching, letting you conduct patent and citation searches of inventions in chemical, electrical, electronic, and mechanical engineering.

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, DSM 5

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health, Science, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders in searchable full text. 5th edition.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Psychology

Digital National Security Archive

Subject: 
Government & Law
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    An independent organization founded by journalists and scholars, the National Security Archive promotes open government by acting as a clearinghouse for declassified information.

    The Digital National Security Archive consists of declassified government documents, chronologies, images, bibliographies, and explanatory essays on topics related to national security. There are 42 collections consisting of over 100,00 objects. Each of these collections covers critical world events, countries, and U.S. foreign policy from post-World War II to the present. Primary source information is of value to researchers in international relations.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Open Access
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    The DPLA is a united collection of primary source information digitized from America’s libraries, archives, and museums, from the written word to works of art and culture, to records of the heritage of the United States, to the efforts and data of science.  Strengths include photographs and documents of American culture and history. 

    Ways to search and scan through the collection of millions of items include by timeline, map, virtual bookshelf, format, and topic.  Freely available.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Open Access
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    Provides a comprehensive index to all open access, scientific and scholarly peer-reviewed journals. Supported by a network of public and private publishers and foundations. (All titles also included in the NU Libraries E-journal Finder.)

DRAM: Database of Recorded American Music

music
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Diverse American recorded music, from folk to opera, Native American to jazz, 19th century classical to early rock, musical theater, contemporary, electronic and beyond, available for streaming.

Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans (1639-1800)

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Boston Public Library card required for access
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    Based on the renowned American Bibliography by Charles Evans, this collection provides full-text primary source material covering every aspect of life in 17th- and 18th-century America. Upon completion, the collection will consist of more than 36,000 works and 2,400,000 images.  Access for Massachusetts residents only, courtesy of Boston Public Library e-card.

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

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Boston Public Library card required for access
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    Based on the authoritative bibliography by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker and supplemented by thousands of new items,this collection covers every aspect of American life during the early nineteenth century with full-text access to the 36,000 American books, pamphlets and broadsides. Search full text or browse within sixteen indexed subject categories. Coverage: 1801-1819.  Access for Massachusetts residents only, courtesy of Boston Public Library  e-card.

Early English Books Online (EEBO)

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700, with digital facsimile page images.

EDGAR

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Open Access
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    Annual reports (10K), proxy statements (DEF-14) and other sec filings.

Education in Video

video
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Education in Video is an online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Upon completion, the collection contains 4,306 titles totaling 1,301 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms. It will give education faculty, students, and in-service teachers a single source for the best research-based professional development video resources available.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Educator's Reference Desk (Open Access)

Subject: 
Social Sciences
Access: 
Open Access
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    2,000+ lesson plans, 3,000+ links to online education information, and 200+ question archive responses.

EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit, Country Info)

Subject: 
Business & Management, Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Contains Country Reports, Country Finance, and Country Commerce.

Emerging Markets Information Service (EMIS)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    News as well as company and financial data from more than 80 emerging markets in Asia, Latin America, Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Also known as ISI Emerging Markets.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Empire Online

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
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    Empire Online is a collection of original primary source documents relating to Empire Studies, from libraries and archives around the world.

Encyclopedia of Education (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    An electronic version of Macmillan's 8-volume second edition (2003) with entries describing the institutions, people, processes, roles and philosophies found in educational practice in the United States and throughout the world. Features include 121 biographies of influential educators; profiles of historic colleges and universities; profiles of organizations active in the field; and an appendix of full text primary source documents including education related legislation, international treaties and testing methods.

     

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive (Proquest)

Subject: 
Business & Management, Art, Media & Design
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    An archival research resource containing essential primary sources for studying the history of the film and entertainment industries, from the era of vaudeville and silent movies through to 2000. Core US and UK trade magazines covering film, music, broadcasting and theater are all included, together with film fan magazines and music press titles.

Entrepreneurship (Proquest)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    This database has content that ranges from journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings to guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from entrepreneurs in a variety of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as text and PDFs.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Ethnic Newswatch (ProQuest)

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Interdisciplinary, bilingual (English and Spanish) and comprehensive full text database of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press. Designed to provide the "other side of the story," ENW titles offer additional viewpoints from those proffered by the mainstream press.

Europa World of Learning

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    The Europa World of Learning is a comprehensive directory of academic institutions worldwide.  Primarily arranged by country the directory includes colleges and universities, international organizations, regulatory and representative bodies, learned societies, research institutes, libraries and archives, museums and art galleries.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Factiva (Dow Jones/ProQuest)

Jointly funded by the University Libraries and the D’Amore-McKim School of Business.
Subject: 
Business & Management, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
Maximum number of users at a time: 
5
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    Includes access to the Wall Street Journal, Barron's, and hundreds of other international newspapers.

Facts & Comparisons Clinical eAnswers

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Facts & Comparisons® contains authoritative and comprehensive drug information with unbiased, reliable information.  In addition to descriptions, generic and commercial names, dosage, warnings, it includes a drug/disease indications database, dosage, body measurement, and general pharmacology calculators, patient handouts, and much more for the health professional, and pharmacy and pharmacology researcher. 

    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Medicine

Faculty of 1000

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health, Science
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Identifies and evaluates the most important articles in biology and medical research publications. The selection process comprises a peer-nominated global 'Faculty' of the world's leading scientists and clinicians who rate the best of the articles they read and explain their importance.

    On average, 1500 new evaluations are published each month; this corresponds to approximately the top 2% of all published articles in the biological and medical sciences.

FDsys

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Open Access
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    Full-text access to essential federal publications, including the current U.S. Budget, Congressional Record, and Federal Register.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

FMG On Demand

video
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    195 videos are currently available for streaming. To set up course playlists, or recommend new titles, faculty should contact their subject specialist.

    Requires Windows Media Player 9 or above, or QuickTime 6.0 or above (MAC). Full-screen view not available for Macs.  Closed captioning is available.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Foreign Law Guide

Courtesy of the NU School of Law
Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    A brief introduction to the legal systems of 190 foreign countries and jurisdications, a list of codifications, gazettes and other sources of law. Also, it identifies any available English translations. Searchable by country, subject, or keyword.

Freedom House Photographs

NU Libraries Digital Collections
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Open Access
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    Over 2400 images and photographs selected from the Freedom House records held in the NU Libraries, Archives and Special Collections. The images date from 1950-1975 and document early activities to create an integrated Roxbury; citizen participation in the urban renewal of Roxbury; and early oversight of Boston Public Schools desegregation.

Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
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     In-depth coverage of specific cancer types, diagnostic procedures, treatments, cancer side effects, and cancer drugs. 3rd edition, 2010. Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.

Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Information on genetic disorders, including conditions, tests, procedures, treatments and therapies, in language accessible to laypersons.  Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.

Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    4th edition, published in 2011. Includes information on more than 1,700 medical disorders and concepts, with discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics. Written for a general audience. Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Business & Management, Government & Law
Access: 
Current NU Only

Genderwatch (ProQuest)

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Reprints full articles from women's studies magazines and newsletters (including some that are hard to find in print), as well as some scholarly journals. Some articles go back to the 1970's. You can browse a list of subjects or search by key words.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Women's Studies

GovSearch (Carroll)

GovSearch is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.
Subject: 
Government & Law
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Contact information for local, county, state, and U.S. federal officials.    Vacant government positions are also listed and can be searched by keyword.

     
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

Grant Forward (Formerly Illinois Researcher Information Service IRIS)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    A database of over 9,000 "funding opportunities in every field from agriculture to zoology." A database of experts in academic disciplines is also available. Supports email alerts.

Gray's Anatomy of the Human Body (1918 edition)

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Free Web Resource
  • More info

    The free Bartleby.com edition of Gray’s Anatomy features 1,247 engravings from the classic 1918 publication, and is searchable and indexed by subject.

    For up-to-date anatomy information, please use AnatomyTV from Primal Pictures (NU Login required). 

GreenFILE (Ebscohost)

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health, Government & Law, Interdisciplinary, Science
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, GreenFILE is an informative resource for anyone concerned about our planet. The database contains nearly 300,000 records, full text for selected titles, and searchable cited references for more than 200 titles as well.

    Not affiliated with NU?  Choose the free web version of GreenFILE.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Earth Sciences, Ecology, Environmental Studies, Law

Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (CRC)

Subject: 
Engineering, Science
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
Maximum number of users at a time: 
2
  • More info

    The 93rd Edition, 2012-2013, of the CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics is a vast almanac of facts, tables, and statistics about mathematics and the physical world.  It is one of the most used handbooks in the sciences.  The online version allows for expanded functionality over the print; in particular, interactive tables that allow you to customize data by filtering just what you need and sorting colunmns. You may search all text, tables, or CAS registry numbers, and export or email the information to yourself.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Astronomy, Chemistry, Engineering, Mathematics, Nanotechnology, Physics

Henry Stewart Talks:Biomedical and Life Sciences

video
Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Online seminars on biomedical topics, including audio lectures and supplemental materials such as slide and notes, by faculty members and researchers from around the world.

Historical Black Newspapers (ProQuest)

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Rich collection important to a full understanding of Unites States history. Includes the Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003), Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988), Chicago Defender (1910-1975), Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005), New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993), and the Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002).

Historical Statistics of the United States

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    A classic 2-volume reference work containing statistics about the United States has been updated and is now available online from Cambridge. Tables of statistics include information about population, slavery, the economy, and much more. Download in Excel or .csv. Sorting, graphs and plots available.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Economics, Government, History, Political Science

ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)

You must register for a myData account in order to access some reports.
Subject: 
Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    ICPSR is a non-profit membership-based data archive based at University of Michigan. ICPSR maintains and provides access to a vast archive of social science data for research and instruction.

IHS Engineering Resource Center

See More Info for ordering directions.
Subject: 
Engineering, Science
Access: 
Current NU (on-campus use only)
  • More info

    Provides access to standards, specifications and related technical documents from military, commercial, national and international standards organizations (except ASTM* and IEEE)
    To view and print a complete standard:

    • Select the Standards Expert
    • Type in a search or an acronym e.g. ISO and standard number e.g. 658
    • Click on details and confirm if that is the standard wanted
    • Click on order next to the standard number
    • Complete the form using your neu.edu e-mail address for delivery
    • Electronic version must be requested when available
    • All requests reviewed and approved by the library within 2 business days (an email confirmation will be sent when processing is complete)
    • Standard must be viewed and printed within 48 hours after approval
    • For questions contact j [dot] omoruyi [at] neu [dot] edu(Joan Omoruyi)(617-373-2806) or l [dot] bracken [at] neu [dot] edu(Lee Bracken)(617-373-2748)

    *ASTM available in paper in Snell Reference TA401 .A653

    Detailed subjects: 
    Engineering

Illustrated London News 1842-2003 (Gale Cengage)

Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    A historical archive of the Illustrated London News, the world's first pictorial weekly newspaper, from 1842-2003.  Includes over 260,000 pages in full facsimile, fully searchable. 

    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Journalism

Index Chemicus

Subject: 
Science
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Index Chemicus®, accessed via Web of Science®, provides researchers, administrators, faculty, and students with quick, powerful access to the chemical compound information they need to find research data, analyze trends, journals and researchers, and share their findings.

    Covers: 1993 to the present

Inside Higher Ed

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Free Web Resource
  • More info

    Inside Higher Ed is the online source for news, opinion and jobs for all of higher education. This resource includes: breaking news and feature stories, provocative daily commentary, areas for comment on every article, practical career columns, and a powerful suite of tools to help higher education professionals get jobs and colleges identify and hire employees.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

International Historical Statistics

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    International Historical Statistics is an impressive and peerless collection of statistical data from around the world, covering a wide range of socio-economic topics. The collection includes data on the Americas and Europe, but also hard-to-find data on Africa, Asia and Oceania. It is a truly interdisciplinary product that will prove a valuable resource to those researching and studying Business, Economics, Environmental Studies, Geography, History, Politics, Sociology and Statistical Studies.

iPoll Databank

Subject: 
Business & Management, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

     

    Search polls with Roper iPoll.

     

Jazz Music Library

music
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Streaming jazz recordings from Alexander Street press.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

Jewish Studies Source (Ebscohost)

Subject: 
Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    A multidisciplinary view into the study of Jewish civilization from its historical origins to the present. Content within the collection is meant to cover all facets of Judaism and multiple areas of study. Over 350 full-text titles including academic journals, abstracts of monographs, newspapers and periodicals, including complete Jewish Telegraphic Agency wire service articles from 1922 to the present.

    Also search with Index to Jewish Periodicals

    Detailed subjects: 
    Jewish Studies, Religion

Journal Citation Reports: JCR (ISI)

Subject: 
Science, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals. It is the only source of citation data on journals, and includes virtually all areas of science, technology, and social sciences. Journal Citation Reports can show you the:

    • Most frequently cited journals in a field
    • Highest impact journals in a field
    • Largest journals in a field

    Covers 2001-2009.

Kanopy Streaming

video
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary, Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    79 videos are currently available for streaming. To set up course playlists, or recommend new titles, faculty should contact their subject specialist.

L'Année philologique (EbscoHost)

Subject: 
Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    L’Année philologique covers a wide array of subjects, including Greek and Latin literature and linguistics—which includes early Christian texts and patristics—Greek and Roman history, art, archaeology, philosophy, religion, mythology, music, science, and scholarly subspecialties such as numismatics, papyrology and epigraphy.

    Abstracts of journal articles are in English, German, Spanish, French or Italian. Books entries often include tables of contents and book review information.

Latin American Newspapers 1805-1922 (World Newspaper Archive)

Subject: 
Government & Law, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

     

    Latin American Newspapers, Series 1—part of CRL's World Newspaper Archive—features 50+ historical Latin American newspapers. Titles from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Panama, Peru, Venezuela, and elsewhere offer unprecedented coverage of the people, issues, and events that shaped this vital region between 1805 and 1922.

LexisNexis Academic

Subject: 
Business & Management, Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Up-to-date business and legal information is the strength of the LexisNexis Academic service. It allows you to search for newspapers, periodicals, public records, and legal documents, often within 24 hours of publication, and in some cases going back 20 years. Most documents are available in full text.

    If you experience problems printing from Lexis Nexis, try one of these solutions:

    • Download the article to PDF.   Open and print the PDF.
    • Use the browser print button instead of the Lexis-Nexis built in button.
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Government, Law, Political Science

LLMC Digital Law Library

Subject: 
Government & Law
Access: 
Open Access
  • More info

    Important at-risk documents in law and government from U.S. and various other national jurisdictions, useful for research on topics such as international relations, global trade, environmental policy, labor politics, civil rights, and immigration. Particularly strong in 18th to early 20th century law in the British Empire and Commonwealth, including Canadian federal and provincial courts back to their inception, extensive runs from the Indian subcontinent, and more from Australia, Haiti, Ireland, Cuba, and South Africa. Provided through our Center for Research Libraries membership.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Criminal Justice, Government, History, International Affairs, Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Law

London Times (Gale Cengage)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    London Times access *not including the Sunday edition* from 1785 to 1985. Also known as The Times Digital Archive, and published under the name Times of London.  An invaluable source for primary historical research.

Lynda.com

video
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Lynda provides online access to over 1500 on-demand courses on hundreds of subject areas, including office productivity, audio, video, and web software, as well as business and job skills. New courses are added to Lynda every week to keep pace with ever-changing technology and skill needs.  Login with your myNEU username and password.

Magill's Literary Annuals

Subject: 
Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Magill's Literary Annual evaluates 200 major examples of serious literature published during the previous calendar year. Covers works of interest to general readers.

    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature

MarketLine Advantage

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Provides company, industry, country and financial data for every major marketplace in the world.  Includes company SWOTs, company overviews, industry profiles, case studies, financial  deals, country analysis, news and a statistics database covering over half a million data points for 215 countries and 46 political and geographic groupings.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Media Education Foundation Media and Communication Film Collection (Kanopy)

video
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Media Education Foundations' Media and Communication Collection features over 75 documentaries which provide analysis on issues like sexism, hip hop, teen pregnancy, cultural and gender identity video game culture and more.  Relevant to courses  in Journalism, Sociology,  Psychology, Media Studies and the Social Sciences  generally, the films are made available via the Kanopy platform. 

Medline (Ebscohost)

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Authoritative information on biomedicine and health, also including some nursing, dentistry, veterinary, health policy, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. The majority of the publications covered are scholarly journals, a small number of newspapers, magazines and newsletters are also included. Created by the National Library of Medicine, and the equivalent of PubMed. This Ebscohost version includes links to NU's full text journals, and can be searched with CINAHL and PsycInfo.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Geriatrics & Gerontology, Health Sciences, Nursing, Nutrition, Pharmacology, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Respiratory Therapy, Speech Pathology & Audiology

Mergent Online

Maximum of 5 users at a time.
Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Access to detailed global company information, including business description, history, property, subsidiaries, officers and directors, long-term debt and capital stock. Financial statements are presented in "as-reported" form.
    If you are off-campus, click here. (Best used with Internet Explorer)

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Mergent Web Reports

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Mergent WebReports is an online database that allows you to access a vast archive of corporate and industry related documents. WebReports contains more than 180,000 documents covering over 100 countries and industries using an easy to navigate and reliable system.

    Includes Digital Corporate Manuals and the Digital Municipal & Government Manuals.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

MERIP

Subject: 
Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Information and analysis of the Middle East including the Middle East Report, which provides news and analysis not generally found in mainstream sources.  Independent with no links to other educational, religious, or political organizations.  

Metropolitan Museum of Art: Open Access for Scholarly Content (OASC)

Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
Access: 
Open Access
  • More info

    The Museum's OASC initiative provides license- and cost-free access to images of artwork in the collection that the Museum believes to be in the public domain and free of other known restrictions for scholarly use in any media. The Museum has identified these as Open Access for Scholarly Content (OASC) Icon on the site. Look for this icon below images in the Collection section of the website to identify images that are part of the OASC initiative.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Art & Design

Micromedex

Please note: This resource is NOT to be used in Clinical settings.
Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Evidence based information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care, and alternative medicine to to support informed research on clinical and treatment decisions.

    Includes

    Red Book Online

    Martindale

    Neofax  Note: Neofax only works correctly using the Internet Explorer browser.

     

MideastWire

Subject: 
Business & Management, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
  • More info

    A daily newsletter of concise, translated briefs covering some of the key political, cultural, economic and opinion pieces appearing in the media of the 22 Arab countries, Iran and the Arab Diaspora.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics, Government, International Affairs, Political Science

Music Online (Alexander Street)

music
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Search Jazz Music Library and Smithsonian Global Sound together for an international collection of streaming music. Includes the Garland Encyclopedia of World Music.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

NAACP Papers

NAACP Papers is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.
Subject: 
Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

     

    Parts 1-10, 13-17 and 20-23 of the NAACP Papers, divided into topical modules. The database is full-text searchable and features downloadable PDF's.

    Detailed subjects: 
    African-American Studies, History, Political Science, Sociology

Naxos Music Library

music
Maximum of 15 users at a time
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
  • More info

    Over 85,000 tracks, emphasizing classical, but also including world music, jazz, folk, and more, available for streaming.

    See our Instructions for Students (PDF) for assistance.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

NetAdvantage (Standard and Poor's)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Ready access to S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Mutual Fund Reports, Bond Reports, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, and The Outlook.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

New York Amsterdam News: 1922-1993 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    This resource allows researchers to search for full articles in the New York Amsterdam News. Searches provide a PDF of each article as well as an abstract.

    Detailed subjects: 
    History

New York Times (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Search the full text of The New York Times starting in 1995. (Does NOT include the Book Review.)

New York Times (LexisNexis Academic)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Online full text of the NY Times from 1980 to the present.

New York Times, Historical (1851 - 2010) (ProQuest)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    The Historical New York Times collection offers both full page and article digital images in PDF format with searchable full text back to the first issue.  Magazine and classifieds included. Go to "Advanced Search"--> "Look up citation" to find a specific article by author, title, page, date and more. 

    Detailed subjects: 
    Journalism

North American Women's Letters and Diaries

Subject: 
Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Rich primary source database with over 150,000 pages of diaries and letters from 1,325 women. Keyword-searchable and with some pre-selected sub-collections of primary sources arranged around important historical events. Also includes author biographies and bibliographies for further research.

    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Women's Studies, English & American Literature

North Carolina Court System

Subject: 
Government & Law
Access: 
Open Access
  • More info

    The official web site for North Carolina state courts.  

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Law

North Carolina General Assembly

Subject: 
Government & Law
Access: 
Open Access
  • More info

    Use this web site as a tool to track bills, find and communicate with your State House and Senate representatives, and to follow meetings and issues before the General Assembly.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Law, Political Science

Northeastern University Historical Photographs

NU Libraries Digitial Collections
Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Open Access
  • More info

    A growing collection of images relating to the University from 1902 to the present. In the collection, you will find representations of academic programs, student life, faculty, the campus, athletics, and University events including commencement.

Osiris

Access courtesy of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Financial information on 53,000 companies worldwide (42,000 are non-US companies).
    The information includes: standardized and "as reported" financials (including restated reports), SEC filings, detailed earnings estimates,recommendations, ownership, stock data, news and ratings.

    Windows and Internet Explorer recommended for this database.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Oxford Bibliographies

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Developed with scholars worldwide, Oxford Bibliographies offer authoritative research guides, featuring enyclopedic entries and annotated bibliographies on scholarship across a wide variety of subjects: Anthropology, Atlantic History, Cinema and Media Studies, Communication, Criminology, International Relations, Islamic Studies, Latino Studies, Public Health, Sociology and Victorian Literature. 
     

     

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Subject: 
Humanities, Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography contains over 58,000 biographies of people who shaped the history of the British Isles, and who died in or before 2008.  Authoritative in-depth articles include likenesses and detailed lists of additional sources.

    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature

Subject: 
Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Surveys the vibrant terrain of American literature in 350 essays from leading scholars, encompassing the range and depth of American literary history from the 1600s to the present day. (Published in 2004)

    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Literature

Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

Subject: 
Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Covers the history of literature in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland in the major literary languages (Anglo-Saxon, English, Welsh, Scots, Irish, and Latin). It includes substantial accounts of individual authors (e.g., Spenser, Pope, Austen) and detailed histories of particular themes, movements, genres, and institutions. (Published in 2006)

    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Literature

Passport GMID (Euromonitor)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Passport GMID provides international marketing data, analysis, and information sources for countries, consumers, and industries.

    Recommended: Windows and Internet Explorer

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Philosopher's Index (EbscoHost)

Subject: 
Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    A bibliographic database with informative author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in the fifteen fields of philosophy, published in journals and books since 1940.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Philosophy

Pittsburgh Courier: 1911-2002 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    This resource allows researchers to search for full articles in the Pittsburgh Courier. Searches provide a PDF of each article as well as an abstract

    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Pivot (COS)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Combines a comprehensive, editorially maintained database of grants and other funding opportunities worth an estimated $33 billion, along with a database of 3 million pre-populated scholar profiles. Users may search for funding opportunities and view matching faculty from inside or outside Northeastern University. Conversely, a search for scholars will link to matching funding opportunities based on their research profiles. You may register to receive alerts whenever new matching opportunities are posted that match certain criteria. Pivot replaces three previous COS (Community of Scholars) databases: Expertise, Funding Opportunities, and Scholar Universe.

ProQuest Congressional

Subject: 
Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Access to congressional documents including hearings from 1824, committee reports, bills and legislation including "hot bills" and voting records.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Law, Political Science

ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    All historical primary source documents from ProQuest, including American Periodicals Series (1740 - 1940), Ethnic Newswatch (1959 - present), Boston Globe (1872-1981), Chicago Defender (1910-1975), Chicago Tribune (1849-1988), New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993), The New York Times (1851-2008), Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002).  For more primary sources, see our full list of primary source databases.

PsychiatryOnline Premium Collection

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    PsychiatryOnline Premium Collection includes diagnosis and differential diagnosis tools, case vignettes, multidisciplinary treatment guidelines, journals and books. It includes full text for the following titles:
     
    ·       DSM V (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition)
     
    ·       DSM-IV and DSM-IV-TR® Handbook of Differential Diagnosis
     
    ·       The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, 5th Edition
     
    ·       Gabbard's Treatments of Psychiatric Disorders, 4th Edition
     
    ·       Textbook of Psychotherapeutic Treatments
     
    ·       The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Geriatric Psychiatry, 4th Edition
     
    ·       Dulcan's Textbook of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
     
    ·       The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Substance Abuse Treatment, 4th Edition
     
    ·       The American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychopharmacology, 4th Edition
     
    ·       Manual of Clinical Psychopharmacology, 7th Edition
     
    ·      Textbook of Traumatic Brain Injury, 2nd Edition

PubMed

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Open Access
  • More info

    Open-access version of Medline, the health information clearinghouse from the National Library of Medicine. Includes links to full text for authorized NU affiliates.  Information on supported browsers.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Athletic Training, Geriatrics & Gerontology, Health Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Respiratory Therapy

Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982 (EbscoHost)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Readers’ Guide Retrospective covers some of the most important events in history — this database offers access to 100 years of the original paper volumes—providing information about history, culture, science and seminal developments.

RedBooks

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Redbooks.com provides current detailed data including:

    • Over 15,000 Agencies, their current accounts, specializations, gross billings and contact information for personnel
    • Over 20,000 Advertisers with annual advertising expenditures by media and agencies retained by the Advertiser
    • 200,000 Names and Titles; 100,000 Key Personnel with e-mails; 100,000 brand names
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Regional Business News (Ebscohost)

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

RIA Checkpoint Tax

Access courtesy of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    US federal, state and local tax law information including cases, codes, and regulations as well as news updates. 

    If you are experiencing difficulties on-campus, try this alternative link.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Roper Center iPoll Databank

Subject: 
Business & Management, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Search polls with Roper iPoll.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Criminal Justice, Government, History, International Affairs, Political Science

Sage Reference Online

Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Biomedical & Health, Business & Management, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Science, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
  • More info

    This includes all Sage Reference titles to which Northeastern University subscribes -- encyclopedias and handbooks for a wide variety of subject areas such as business, criminology, education, political science, psychology, sociology, and more, as well as research methodologies.

SBRnet (Sport Business Research Network)

Subject: 
Business & Management, Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Includes sports business resources such as market research, government statistics, news, international publications, research, and directories. Offers detailed data on sport participation, fan profiles, sports facilities, sport finance, sporting goods, sponsorship, marketing, and media.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Sports

Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI)

Subject: 
Science
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    Science and technology citation and abstract information including original research articles, reviews, editorials, chronologies from over 7,000 journals. Cited reference searching allows you to track prior research, see who is citing your work, measure the influence of someone's work, and navigate forward, backward and through the literature of your discipline. Linked to EndNoteWeb.
    Covers 1975 - present

SimplyMap

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health, Business & Management, Government & Law, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
Access: 
Current NU Only
Maximum number of users at a time: 
5
  • More info

    A mapping application that enables users to develop interactive thematic maps and reports using thousands of demographic, business, health, crime, and marketing data variables including Mediamark and Simmons Consumer Data. Data from the year 2000.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Criminal Justice, Economics, Education, Government, Health Sciences, Political Science

Smithsonian Global Sound

sound
video
music
Subject: 
Art, Media & Design, Humanities
Access: 
Current NU Only
  • More info

    An international network of music audio archives grounded in the mission of the Smithsonian's Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage. Offers access to the "smaller voices" of people all over the world via digital downloads. Aims to heighten communication among and about people and cultures, accomplished principally through the culturally potent, meaning-laden medium of music, accompanied by informative notes, images, videos, educational features, and lesson plans.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

South Asia Newspapers 1864-1922 (World Newspaper Archive)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU Only
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    Searchable 19th and 20th century newspapers from South Asia. Featuring titles from India, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

SRDS (Standard Rate and Data Service)

Subject: 
Business & Management
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Current NU plus alumni
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    A searchable database of media rates and information; the largest and most comprehensive in the world, with more than 100,000 U.S. and international media properties, circulations, advertising rates. Includes Local Market Audience Analyst (available with Internet Explorer in Windows only).

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Statista

Subject: 
Business & Management
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    Statista is the first statistics portal in the world to integrate data on over 60,000 topics from over 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, Statista.com provides companies, business customers, research institutions, and the academic community with direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets.

Thomas Register (ThomasNet.com)

Subject: 
Business & Management, Science, Engineering
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Free Web Resource
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    ThomasNet includes the Thomas Register, a resource designed to bring together industrial buyers and sellers nationally, regionally, and locally.  Includes directory information, product news, CAD drawings and white papers.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Engineering

Times Digital Archive (Gale Cengage)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
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    London Times access *not including the Sunday edition* from 1785 to 1985. An invaluable source for primary historical research.

TRAIL: Technical Report Archive and Image Library

Subject: 
Engineering, Government & Law, Social Sciences
Access: 
Open Access
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    A large collection of U.S. Federal Technical Reports issued prior to 1975, including historical government documents from the U.S. National Bureau of Standards, the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission, the U.S. Bureau of Mines, and more. Technical reports communicate research progress in technology and science, and often contain plans, surveys, or data that was the most up-to-date at the time. Provided through our Center for Research Libraries membership.

Treatise on Estuarine and Coastal Science

Subject: 
Science
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    Written by a team of international expert scientists, the Treatise on Estuarine and Coastal Science examines topics in depth, and aims to provide a comprehensive scientific resource for all professionals and students in the area of estuarine and coastal science.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Marine Science

U.S. Congressional Serial Set 1817-1980

Subject: 
Social Sciences
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    Important documents of the United States Congress including reports, journals (1817-1952), Senate executive documents, treaties (after 1978), committee reports, executive reports to congress, and more.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, History, Political Science

U.S. History in Context (formerly History Resource Center US) (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Social Sciences
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    Access to over 4,000 historical (primary) documents, articles from more than 30 reference titles, and over 110 full-text journal covering themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present.

    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Ulrichs Web

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
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    Lists all journals, print and electronic, with publisher information, subscription prices, subject descriptions, web locations, and much more.

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Value Line

Subject: 
Business & Management
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    This company and industry research service includes the flagship ValueLine Investment Survey (Standard and Expanded), plus Mutual Fund Survey, Daily Options Survey, Special Situations Service, and Convertible Survey.

     

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

vLex

vLex is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.
Subject: 
Social Sciences
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    An online legal research service based in Barcelona, Spain, that offers case law, legislation, and other legal materials for nearly 100 countries, with a particular focus on jurisdictions in Central America, South America, and Europe.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Law, Political Science, Latin American & Caribbean Studies

WebMD

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health
Access: 
Free Web Resource
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    WebMD is a leading ad-supported publisher of credible and timely health information for consumers. Experts in medicine, journalism and health communications provide news and information on health conditions with links to related articles, news, videos, blogs, slideshows, quizzes, discussions and supportive communities. Other features include drug and supplement information, first aid treatments, health, wellness and nutrition guides and many engaging interactive calculators and tools. One-time registration required to access some features.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Athletic Training, Geriatrics & Gerontology, Health Sciences, Nursing, Nutrition, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Respiratory Therapy, Speech Pathology & Audiology

Women Writers Online

Subject: 
Humanities
Access: 
Current NU plus alumni
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    Early modern women's writings from 1400 to 1850. Includes searchable full-text of books, poetry, and speeches as well as browse by date, author, and title. Exhibits and teaching tools also available.

    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Women's Studies

World Development Indicators

Subject: 
Business & Management, Government & Law
Access: 
Free Web Resource
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    Access to more than 700 development indicators, with time series for 208 countries and 18 country groups from 1960 to 2006. WDI offers chart and data export formats. Indicators include statistics on national and per capita income, trade, health, environment, and other measures of development.

     

    The World Bank: The World Bank authorizes the use of this material subject to its terms and conditions.

     

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics, Government, International Affairs

World History in Context (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
Subject: 
Humanities, Social Sciences
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    An online collection that provides multicultural, global and research-based content that supports research in history from ancient times to the present. World History in Context offers students and researchers  access to a broad collection of scholarly analysis and full-text periodicals, reference works and primary documents, including Journal of World History, History Review and The Historian.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Gay & Lesbian Studies, History, Jewish Studies, Women's Studies

World of Learning (Europa)

Subject: 
Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
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    The Europa World of Learning is a comprehensive directory of academic institutions worldwide.  Primarily arranged by country the directory includes colleges and universities, international organizations, regulatory and representative bodies, learned societies, research institutes, libraries and archives, museums and art galleries.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

WorldTradeLaw.Net

WorldTradeLaw.Net is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.
Subject: 
Social Sciences, Government & Law
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    Commentary and analysis as well as primary source documents on international trade law, including GATT/WTO decisions, NAFTA/CUSFTA and FTAA documents, and trade agreements. 

     
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Political Science, Law

WRDS: Wharton Research Data Services

Provided courtesy of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business
Subject: 
Business & Management
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    Wharton Research Data Services, or WRDS, is a web-based data management system from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania that allows faculty and students to retrieve information from a wide variety of financial, economic, and marketing data sources.

    WRDS is best known for its holdings of historical financial data from CRSP and COMPUSTAT. This data covers over 30,000 companies and includes security prices and trading volume, income and balance sheet items. We provide access to IBES' analyst projections for earnings and sales. WRDS also contains stock market indices, bond prices and interest rates, mutual fund and stock ownership information, options data, and a wide array of macroeconomic time series. International data, marketing and industry reports, and web usage data are also available on WRDS.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Yahoo!Finance

Subject: 
Business & Management
Access: 
Free Web Resource
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    Free ad-supported resource from Yahoo! that provides stock quotes, news, portfolio management resources, market data, message boards, and mortgage rates.

Zoological Records (1993 - current)

Subject: 
Biomedical & Health, Science
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    Zoological Record is the world's oldest continuing database of animal biology. It is considered the world's leading taxonomic reference, and has long acted as the world's unofficial register of animal names. The broad scope of coverage ranges from biodiversity and the environment to taxonomy and veterinary sciences.