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17th - 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers (Gale Cengage)

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    The newspapers, pamphlets, and books gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817) represent the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media. The present digital collection, that helps chart the development of the concept of 'news' and 'newspapers' and the "free press", totals almost 1 million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles. Many of the Burney newspapers are well known, but many pamphlets and broadsides also included have remained largely hidden. These treasures can now be searched, browsed and discovered again within Gale Digital Collections.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

19th Century British Newspapers (Gale Cengage)

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    The 19th Century British Newspapers collection contains full runs of 48 newspapers specially selected by the British Library to best represent nineteenth century Britain. This new collection includes national and regional newspapers, as well as those from both established country or university towns and the new industrial powerhouses of the manufacturing Midlands, as well as Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present in the collection.

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    Interdisciplinary

19th Century U.S. Newspapers (Gale Cengage)

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    As compelling as it is comprehensive, 19th Century U.S. Newspapers provides access to primary source newspaper content from the 19th century, featuring full-text content and images from numerous newspapers from a range of urban and rural regions throughout the U.S. The collection encompasses the entire 19th century, with an emphasis on such topics as the American Civil War, African-American culture and history, Western migration and Antebellum-era life, among other subjects.

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    Interdisciplinary

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Academic OneFile (Gale Cengage)

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    Newspaper, magazine, and academic peer-reviewed articles from the many leading publications and reference sources, the majority in full text. Includes the New York Times from 1995 to present. Interdisciplinary in scope. 

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Science, Social Sciences

Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)

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    Newspaper, magazine, and academic peer-reviewed articles from leading publications and reference sources.  Interdisciplinary in scope,  the database includes abstracting and indexing for nearly 13,000 publications, over 7,800 of them peer reviewed and 8,750+ full text, covering all academic subjects.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Science, Social Sciences

Academic Video Online : Premium (Alexander Street Press)
video

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    Academic Video Online: Premium is designed to bring the highest-quality video content to the broadest range of subject areas. It delivers more than 48,000 video titles spanning essential subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, history, music, film, and more. More than half of the titles can be found only at Alexander Street.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

AccessMedicine
video

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health

AccessPharmacy
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AccessPhysiotherapy
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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.

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    Biomedical & Health

Accounting & Tax (ProQuest)

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    This database brings together scholarly journals with resources for locating results covering news and topics, as well as the trends and history influencing current accounting and tax issues.

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    Business & Management
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    Business

ACI Scholarly Blog Index

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    The ACI Scholarly Blog  indexes over 15,000 scholarly and authoritative blogs from experts in all fields of science, engineering,  health and medicine, the social sciences, law and the humanities.  
     
    All blogs are individually chosen by researchers with expertise in that blog’s topic or field of study.  Care is taken in determining the subject coverage and also for enforcing editorial guidelines to ensure high standards in blog content and data quality.  Author’s credentials are reviewed by subject experts to ensure quality material is included.  Anonymous blogs are not currently included.  If you are the author of a scholarly blog, and would like to suggest your blog or one your read regularly be included, there is a recommend a blog form.  
     
    Using this database
     
    You may search keywordds to easily locate relevant scholarly blogs, but there are some  great advanced tools to narrow down and filter your results.  Try locating blogs by author, and then filter your results with the facets on the left, including publication, author degree, Library of Congress classification.
     
    You can easily save the material with tools such as Endnote, Zotero and Easy Bib.
     
    To access premium features create a personal account to search and save material you locate via ACI.  You must use your Northeastern e-mail address and then create a password of your own choosing.
     
     
    To find out more about using ACI, see the Support site at http://support.acindex.com/support/home

     

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    Interdisciplinary

ACLS Humanities Ebooks (American Council of Learned Societies)

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    Full-text, fully searchable, high-quality books in the Humanities from 19 learned societies, nearly 100 contributing publishers, and the University of Michigan's Scholarly Publishing Office.

    Stable links to books may be inserted into Blackboard.

    Printing: up to 3 pages at a time

    Subjects: 
    Humanities

ACM Digital Library

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    The ACM Digital Library contains full-text access to most ACM periodicals and conference proceedings from 1985 to the present, including proceedings and publications of affiliated societies. It replaces the library's suite of print ACM subscriptions.

    Subjects: 
    Science, Engineering

African Newspapers 1800-1922 (World Newspaper Archive)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    African American Studies, Anthropology, Business, History, International Affairs, Political Science, Sociology

Ageline (EBSCOhost)

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    AgeLine focuses on those aged 50+ and issues of aging. Useful for searching for the literature of social gerontology and includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy. AgeLine indexes over 600 journals, books, book chapters, reports, dissertations, consumer guides, and educational videos.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Geriatrics & Gerontology

Agricola

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    The US National Agriculture Library's catalog of books and articles relating to agriculture.

    Subjects: 
    Science

Alt-HealthWatch (EBSCOhost)

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    Offers full text articles for nearly 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals and reports on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Health Sciences

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

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Athletic Training, Biology, Health Sciences, Medicine

American Chemical Society Journals

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    High quality academic journals from the American Chemical Society.

    Available titles limited to a select collection.  

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Biochemistry, Chemistry, Pharmacology

American Institute of Physics Journals

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    High-quality academic journals from the American Institute of Physics.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Mathematics, Physics

American Mathematical Society Journals

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    High-quality academic journals from the American Mathematical Society.

    Avalailable titles limited to a select collection.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Mathematics, Physics

American National Biography Online

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

American Periodicals Series Online (ProQuest)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Journalism, Literature, Sociology

American Politics and Society from Kennedy to Watergate (ProQuest)

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    An exceptional compilation of document types from the Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon presidencies as well as records from federal agencies. Issues of the challenging times chronicled span women's rights, environmental issues, urban renewal, rural development, tax reform, civil rights, space exploration, international trade, War on Poverty, and the Watergate trials. Kennedy files include documents from the 1960 presidential campaign and cover the major issues of the Kennedy presidency including women's rights, urban renewal, rural development, tax reform, civil rights, space exploration, and international trade.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Political Science

American Presidential Campaigns and Elections (EBSCOhost)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, History

American Rhetoric
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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.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Communications Studies

American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) Research Library

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    The ASCE Research Library is a comprehensive online tool for locating articles of interest across all disciplines of civil engineering. Includes more than 73,000 full-text papers from ASCE Journals and Proceedings. Approximately 4,000 new papers will be added each year.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Conference Proceedings

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    High-quality conference proceedings from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Engineering

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Online Journals

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    High-quality academic journals from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Engineering

American State Papers

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Law, Political Science

Anatomy TV
video

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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.

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

Annual Reviews

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AnthroSource

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    An online service of the American Anthropological Association (AAA), AnthroSource offers access to backfiles of up to 100 years, as well as current content from AAA's 32 anthropological publications which includes journals, books, monographs, bulletins and newsletters.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

APA Books E-collection

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    APA Books E-collection contains the full text of 80 books having to do with the behavioral sciences from the American Psychological Association. 

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Psychology

ARL Statistics Online (Association of Research Libraries)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Art, Design and Architecture Collection (ProQuest)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Engineering, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Architecture, Art & Design

Artemis Primary Sources (Gale Cengage)

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    Gale Artemis is a path-breaking research experience that unites Gale's globally acclaimed digital archives. Artemis Primary Sources allows researchers to uncover primary source documents in archives where they may not have thought to look, greatly enhancing their research experience. By building a seamless research environment for multiple collections, Gale is creating the largest digital humanities and social sciences collection in the world.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Humanities

Arts and Humanities Citation Index

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    Citations and abstracts from over 1,160 of the world's leading journals in archeology, architecture, dance, music, film and theater, history, humanities, literature, and religion. 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. Covers 1975-present

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Architecture, Art & Design, Media and Screen Studies, Film Studies, Literature, Religion

ARTstor

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities

ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library (SEDL)

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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
    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science

ATLA Religion Database (EBSCOhost)

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Atlanta Daily World 1931-2003 (ProQuest)

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    Fully digitized coverage of the African American newspaper  Atlanta Daily World from 1931-2003.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Atlas of North American English
sound

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals (ProQuest)

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    This database is a comprehensive listing of journal articles on architecture since 1934, covering the history and practice of architecture, landscape architecture, city planning, historic preservation and interior design and decoration.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Engineering, Humanities

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Baltimore Afro-American 1893-1988 (ProQuest)

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    Fully digitized coverage of the African American newspaper Baltimore Afro-American  from 1893 to 1988

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

BBC Shakespeare Plays Online
sound
video

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities
    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.
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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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

BioMed Central

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    An independent online publishing house; provides immediate free access to the peer-reviewed biological and medical research. Northeastern's membership reduces article-processing charges for Northeastern-affiliated authors who publish with BMC journals.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science

BioOne

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    Not-for-profit collaboration bringing together scientific societies, publishers, and libraries to provide access to critical, peer-reviewed research in the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science

BIOSIS Citation Index  (1993 - Current)                                                        

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Science

BIOSIS Previews (1969- present)

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    Biological Abstracts, the premier database of research in Biology and related disciplines. International coverage of scholarly articles, books and book chapters, meetings and conferences, patents and software. 1969-present, updated weekly.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science

Book Citation Index (2005 - Current)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Books@Ovid

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    Hundreds of medical texts and handbooks from Lippincott for students and researchers in the health care professions.

    Books and book chapter links (called "jumpstarts") may be inserted into Blackboard. 

    Printing: Individual chapters and sections may be printed. 

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health

Boston Boys and Girls Club Photographs

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    5100 digitized photographs from the Northeastern Library's Archives and Special Collections. The photographs date from about 1915-2000, with the bulk of the material dating from 1940-1995, mostly in black and white.

    They photographs individuals who have directed, organized, advised, and staffed the BGCB, including Executive Directors Arthur T. Burger (1935-1960) and William Lynch (1960-1967). They also provide information about awards given by the clubhouses for achievement in sports, games, and academics, and detail clubhouse sponsored contests in which members participated. They document the facilities of the BGCB, specifically Charlestown, Roxbury, and South Boston, as well as buildings within the Boston communities. Photographs concerning promotional campaigns, such as images from window exhibits, billboards, and MBTA stations are represented.  Also documented are BGCB fund raisers, many of which involved celebrities, including Roger Clemens, Senator Ted Kennedy, Jackie Robinson, and Ted Williams.

    The images provide a glimpse into the clubhouses and the activities in which the children were involved. The largest group of photographs falls under the category of program and events, including many types of educational programs including tutoring programs, classes, and workshops. Highlights include images from the Bunker Hillbillies and the Tom Pappas Chefs Club. Photographs of events held by the clubs, such as their 100th Anniversary in 1993 and the annual road race in Charlestown are also included here.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences, Humanities

Boston Business Journal

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    The Boston Business Journal is the leading source for local business news, research, and events in the Boston area.

    The Boston Business Journal is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

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

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Boston Public Schools Desegregation Project

This project was partially funded by the Boston Library Consortium.
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    Over 3,000 documents and images selected from the Citywide Educational Coalition records, Frieda Garcia papers, Frank J. Miranda papers, Carmen A. Pola papers, Phyllis M. Ryan papers, and Metropolitan Council for Educational Opportunity, Inc. records held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections. The records consist of reports, correspondence, memorandum, newsletters, flyers, posters, legal proceedings, newspaper clippings, and photographs documenting the desegregation of the Boston Public Schools and its effect on the students, parents, and communities in Boston.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary, Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education, Special Collections, Law, History, Government, African American Studies

Boston's Latino Community History

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences

Britannica Academic (Encyclopedia Britannica)

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    One of the oldest and most well-known reference sources, with both short and book-length overview articles in almost all disciplines. Also includes historical timelines, multimedia, selected magazine articles, notable quotations, and a dictionary and thesaurus.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

BrowZine Web Edition

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    BrowZine Web Editions allows for desktop browsing of the popular web app, BrowZine, that allows you to browse, read, and monitor many of the library’s scholarly journals in a format optimized for your iOS or Android device.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Building Green

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    An array of media and information resources about green design. Includes Environmental Building News from 1992 to present, a Green Products directory, and 200 high performance buildings case studies.

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    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Engineering, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Architecture, Art & Design, Ecology, Engineering, Environmental Research Across Disciplines, Health Sciences

Bureau of Justice Statistics

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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. 

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Criminal Justice

Burger's Medicinal Chemistry, Drug Discovery and Development

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Science, Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Chemistry, Pharmacology

Business Insight: Essentials (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    Authoritative company and industry information including statistical information, news and scholarly journals.  Explore real world applications and develop analytical skills by comparing companies and industries on key metrics.  Create, filter and export data.

     

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Business Monitor International - BMI Research

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Business Source Complete (EBSCOhost)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management

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Cabell's Directories

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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 D’Amore-McKim School of Business.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Cambridge Histories Online

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    Completely searchable full text of the 247 volumes in the Cambridge Histories series. Explore American and British history, ancient history, Islamic history, economic history, the histories of philosophy, science, music, literature, religion, social histories, and much more. "My Histories" allows you to create and share a personalized library with your own bookmarks and notes.

    Stable links to PDFs of books and book chapters can be inserted into Blackboard.

    Printing: one chapter at a time

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences

Cambridge Univ. Press Journals Online

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Caribbean History & Culture, 1535-1920 (Readex)

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    Created from the renowned holdings of the Library Company of Philadelphia, Caribbean History and Culture, 1535-1920, is the largest and most significant collection of its kind. More than 1,200 fully cataloged and searchable books, pamphlets, almanacs, broadsides and ephemera cover the history of this broad region from the 16th century to the early 20th century.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Carmen Pola Papers

This project was funded by the EMC Heritage Trust grant.
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    Over 2,000 documents and images selected from the Carmen Pola papers held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections.  The records document Pola’s work with the Massachusetts Advocacy Center’s Project to Monitor the Code of Discipline, the Boston Public School’s Bilingual Education program, and her community activism efforts for the annual Puerto Rican Festival, Festival Puertorriqueño, in Boston.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences, Government & Law, Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    English as a Second Language, Government, History, Latin American & Caribbean Studies, Special Collections

Catalog of U.S. Government Publications

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    Catalog of Government Publications lists all documents published by the Government Printing Office from July 1976 to present.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences

Cauldron (Northeastern University Yearbook)

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    An ever-growing collection of digitzed backfiles of the Northeastern University yearbook, The Cauldron.  Currently contains selected volumes from the 1950s, 1970s, 1990s, and 2000s.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Center for Research Libraries

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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. 

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Center for Research Libraries: Dissertation Search

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    Search across more than 800,000 doctoral dissertations and Habilitationsschriften from universities outside of the U.S. and Canada. 

    A demand purchase program allows Northeastern's library to order foreign dissertations at no charge as part of our CRL membership. Searching is open to all, but ordering dissertations requires current NU faculty, staff, or student status.

    Use the thesis request form in ILLiad, our Interlibrary Loan system, to request dissertations from outside the US and Canada. We will take care of the rest.  Please note dissertations ordered from CRL will take longer to provide than other interlibrary materials.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Charles Bruce Photographs

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    Over 250 photographs taken or collected by amateur photographer, Charles H. Bruce, depicting life in the early 1900s of the African American middle class of Boston.  Photographs document the Charlestown Navy Yard, Bruce’s family and colleagues, and the Prince Hall Masons.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    African American Studies, History, Special Collections

Checkpoint (Thomson Reuters)

Access courtesy of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business
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    US federal, state and local tax law information including cases, codes, and regulations as well as news updates. Formerly called RIA Checkpoint Tax.

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

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Chicago Defender 1910 - 1975 (ProQuest)

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    Fully digitized African American newspaper Chicago Defender from 1910 to 1975.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Chicago Manual of Style

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Chicago Tribune: 1849- 1988 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

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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

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Journalism

Chinese Progressive Association Records

This project was partially funded with federal assistance from the Institute of Museum and Library Services and administered by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners.
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    Over 7,700 documents and images selected from the Chinese Progressive Association records held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections. Founded in 1977 in Boston's Chinatown, the Chinese Progressive Association (CPA) records document urban development, workers’ rights, immigrants’ rights, minority rights, community relations, racial violence, bilingual education, and retraining adult workers during the last decades of the 20th century and into the 21st century.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Humanities, Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, History, Human Services, Special Collections, English as a Second Language

Chronicle of Higher Education Online

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    Current Northeastern faculty, staff and students may access the Chronicle one of three ways:

    On-campus: Connect directly to the Chronicle web site

    Anywhere including off-campus: Connect at http://ezproxy.neu.edu/login?url=http://chronicle.com 

    • If off-campus, you'll be prompted for myNEU username and password.
    • Optionally, you can use the library bookmarklet, a browser plugin that customizes any journal URL the library subscribes to, allowing access with your myNEU username and password.

    Anywhere including off-campus: Set up a personal account here using your Northeastern email address. 

    • Use your personal account to access the Chronicle site from anywhere in the world. No special URL or plugin necessary. 
    • Also works with the Chronicle iPad app.

     

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences

CIAO Columbia International Affairs Online

Courtesy of the NU School of Law
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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.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences

CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health) Complete

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    The world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 700 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index from 1937 to the most current issues.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science

Civil Engineering Database (CEDB)

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    Provides easy access to all the publications of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE). It covers ASCE documents published since 1975 including all the journals, conference proceedings, books, standards, manuals, magazines and newsletters. There is full text access to the ASCE journals for which Snell library has a print subscription.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science

Classical Scores Library (Alexander Street)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Music
    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

ClinicalKey

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Health Sciences

Cochrane Library

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    The Cochrane Library contains high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. It includes reliable evidence from Cochrane and other systematic reviews, clinical trials, and more. Full text.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health

Collected Works of John Dewey

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Colonial America (Adam Matthew Digital)

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    This online collection from the UK National Archives, currently being digitized, covers the period 1606-1822.  The entire collection will eventually consist of all 1,450 files from the CO 5 volumes of original correspondence between the governers of British colonies in North America and the Caribbean, and their responsible departments in Britain.

    For those not familiar with colonial office records, an introduction to the CO 5 documents is here

    Among the correspondence are diaries, maps, broadsides, laws, public notices, newspaper clippings, and more. 

    Images of the original documents plus searchable full text are included.  They may be searched by date, name, theme, region and more.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law

ComDisDome (CSA)

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    is an indexing and abstracting tool covering the communications disorders literature, with focus on speech-language pathology and audiology. In one convenient location, the database will quickly identify and connect you to reliable information from multiple sources in your field, including journal articles and books, along with access to profiles of researchers working in this area.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Social Sciences, Science

Communications and Mass Media Complete (EBSCOhost)

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    Scholarship in areas related to communication and mass media, including new media, rhetoric, film, broadcasting, and more. Significant full text is available.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Computer Science

Compendex with Inspec (Ei Village)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science

Computers and Applied Sciences Complete (EBSCOhost)

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    Abstracts for more than 1,800 academic journals (730 in full text), professional publications, and other reference sources from a diverse collection relating to computer science.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science

Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science (ISI Web of Science)

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    Conference Proceedings Citation Index, accessed via Web of Science, helps researchers access the published literature from significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide. This resource lets you use cited reference searching to track emerging ideas and new research beyond what is covered in the journal literature. Two editions cover the sciences and social sciences.

    Subjects: 
    Science

Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities (ISI Web of Science)

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    The new Data Citation IndexSM from Thomson Reuters is designed to be the first single source of data discovery for the sciences, social sciences and arts and humanities. Data Citation Index fully indexes a significant number of the world's leading data repositories of critical interest to the scientific community, including over two million data studies and datasets. The records for the datasets, which include authors, institutions, keywords, citations and other metadata, are ten connected to related peer-reviewed literature indexed in the Web of KnowledgeSM.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences

Congressional publications (Proquest)

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    Includes Congressional hearings. 

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

Counseling and Therapy in Video (Alexander Street)
video

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Psychology

CQ Electronic Library

Access: 
Current NU plus alumni

CQ Researcher

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Current NU plus alumni
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    CQ Researcher is noted for its in-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

Criminal Justice (ProQuest)

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    ProQuest Criminal Justice Periodicals Index™ is a comprehensive database of U.S. and international criminal justice journals. The database provides research support for students interested in careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security. The database includes abstract and indexing for 250 titles, with more than 100 available in full-text. 

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice Abstracts (EBSCOhost)

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Culinary Arts Collection (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    250 major cooking and nutrition magazines, as well as handbooks for novice to professional chefs, oeneologists, hospitality industry professionals, and nutritionists.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management

Current Chemical Reactions (1986 - current)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Science

Current Contents Connect

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    Use this service to browse tables of contents from 1998 to the latest issues for scholarly journals.  Search or set up email alerts by creating a personal Web of Knowledge account (free to NU users). 

     

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

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D&B's Key Business Ratios on the Web (KBR)

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Maximum number of users at a time: 
5
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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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management

Data Citation Index (1900 - current)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Department of Athletics Records

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    Over 5,000 documents and photographs from the Northeastern Department of Athletics’ Varsity Club Hall of Fame records held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections.  Established in 1974, the Varsity Club Hall of Fame holds an annual induction ceremony to honor exceptional Northeastern athletes, coaches, and benefactors.  The records consist of files on inductees which include biographical data, induction programs, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, press releases, and travel sheets.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Special Collections, Sports

Derwent Innovations Index (1993 - current)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering

Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, DSM 5

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    The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders in searchable full text. 5th edition.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Psychology

Dictionary of Energy

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    Expanded edition of the Elsevier Dictionary with over 650 topic entries and biographies.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science, Social Sciences

Digital National Security Archive

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Digital Repository Service

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    A secure repository system, designed to store and share scholarly, administrative, and archival materials from the Northeastern University community.

    Includes historic photographs, theses and dissertations written at Northeastern, faculty publications and presentations, and records documenting the history of Boston’s African American, Chinese, LGBTQ, Latino and other communities, as well as Boston’s public infrastructure, neighborhoods, and natural environments.

    Anyone is welcome to use the DRS to discover publicly available content. Members of the Northeastern community may sign in to access additional content that may not be publicly available.

    For more information visit the Digital Scholarship Group's DRS resource page.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Digital Repository Service: NU Theses and Dissertations

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    Northeastern University master's theses and doctoral dissertations from 2008 to the present.  

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)

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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.)

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Docuseek2
video

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    Docuseek2 is an academic streaming source for social issue films and documentaries, with hundreds of titles in all major disciplines. The platform provides exclusive educational streaming access to content from Bullfrog Films, Collective Eye Films, Icarus Films (including The Fanlight Collection and dGenerate Films), Kartemquin Films, the National Film Board of Canada, Scorpion TV Sincerely Films, Terra Nova Films and Villon Films.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

DRAM: Database of Recorded American Music
music

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Music

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e-Duke Scholarly Collection

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    Humanities and social sciences journals from Duke University Press and associated learned societies, available in full text

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences

Early Caribbean Digital Archive

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Early English Books Online (EEBO)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences

East Boston Community News

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    469 issues of The East Boston Community News from 1970 to 1989 which include coverage on neighborhood issues and events such as the desegregation of the Boston Public Schools, politics, land use, and airport issues.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary, Humanities, Art, Media & Design
    Detailed subjects: 
    Journalism, Government, History, Special Collections

eBook collection (EBSCOhost)

Registration for an ebscohost account and Adobe Digital Editions are required if you wish to download complete eBooks to your computer or reading device.
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    Mostly nonfiction ebooks from a variety of publishers. Look here for both popular and academic ebooks on education, psychology, sports and fitness, technology, and business. Formerly NetLibrary.

    Stable links to books may be inserted into Blackboard for reading online. Note that most books are limited to a single user and others may be limited to a few users.

    To download as an e-book: First create a free personal myEBSCOHOST account and download the free Adobe Digital Editions software.

    Compatible devices: Apple ios devices, Nook, Sony and other devices compatable with Adobe Digital Editions.

    Borrowing: 7 days, one user at a time

    Printing: from computers (and print to standard PDF) one chapter or up to 60 pages

    Help:

    Ebsco instructions for downloading

    Special Ebsco instructions for Apple ios users

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Ebrary Academic Complete

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    Over 50,000 e-books for you to read using any web browser.  Largely scholarly titles from leading academic and university presses. (View a list of participating publishers). 

    Stable links to books and book chapters may be inserted into Blackboard.

    To download as an e-book to a device: You must create a free personal Ebrary account and download the free Adobe Digital Editions software. 

    To download PDF selections or chapters: See ebrary support instructions

    Compatible devices: Apple ios devices, Nook, Sony and other devices compatable with Adobe Digital Editions.

    Borrowing: 14 days, up to 10 books at a time

    Printing:  Print (including print to PDF) up to a chapter from your web browser.

     

     

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

EconLit (EBSCOhost)

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    The American Economic Association's electronic database and the foremost source of references to economic literature. The online heir to the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL), EconLit is a reliable source of citations and abstracts to economic research dating back to 1969. Links to full text and ordering options

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management, Social Sciences

EDGAR

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Open Access

EdITLib (now known as LearnTechLib)

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    The LearnTechLib Digital Library is an online resource of peer-reviewed and published international journal articles and proceedings papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of Educational Technology and E-Learning.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Education in Video
video

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Education Index Retrospective (EBSCOhost)

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    The Education Index Retrospective: 1929-1983 has information on societal trends affecting education, including segregation, multiculturalism, feminism, and economic developments. It includes over 800 periodicals and cites around 850,000 articles and book reviews.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education, History, Sociology

Education Journals (ProQuest)

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    ProQuest® Education Journals gives users access to approximately 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Education Research Complete (EBSCOhost)

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    Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,870 journals, as well as full text for more than 1,060 journals, and includes full text for more than 133 books and monographs, and for numerous education-related conference papers. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

Education Week

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    A weekly newspaper devoted to education. Articles, profiles, commentary, legislation, state and national news and book reviews for teachers and administrators in elementary and secondary schools.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Educator's Reference Complete (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    A selection of academic journal articles, hundreds of full-text reports, and reference sources in the field of education, including educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices, from 1980 to the present. Updated daily. 

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Ei Village: Compendex and Inspec

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    Search Compendex and Inspec at the same time, including citations from the scientific and technical engineering literature plus physics, electrical engineering, computer science, nanotechnology, information theory and more. Journal articles, conference proceedings, dissertations, books, reports. Patents prior to 1976 only.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science

EIU (Economist Intelligence Unit, Country Info)

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Emerald Emerging Markets Case Studies Collection

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    EMCS is an online collection of peer-reviewed teaching cases focusing on business decision making and management development through key emerging markets. Cases are written by case writers working in or closely with developing economies, offering local perspective with global appeal.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Emerald Fulltext

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    Scholarly research journals in social sciences including business, information science, management, marketing, economics, information technology, and more.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management, Social Sciences

Emerging Markets Information Service (EMIS)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Empire Online

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences

Encyclopaedia Judaica

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    Provides an exhaustive and organized overview of Jewish life and knowledge from the Second Temple period to the contemporary State of Israel, from Rabbinic to modern Yiddish literature, from Kabbalah to "Americana" and from Zionism to the contribution of Jews to world cultures. Corresponds to the 2nd edition 22-volume printed version.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Jewish Studies

Encyclopaedia of Islam (Brill)

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    Encyclopaedia of Islam Online (EI Online), published by Brill, consists of all three editions of the encyclopedia. 

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Anthropology, History, International Affairs, Philosophy, Religion

Encyclopedia of American Studies

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    Published by Johns Hopkins University Press for the American Studies Association (ASA), the Encyclopedia of American Studies covers the history, philosophy, arts, and cultures of the United States in relation to the world, from pre-colonial days to the present, from various perspectives and the global American Studies movement. With over 800 online, searchable articles and accompanying bibliographies, related websites, illustrations, and supplemental material, theEncyclopedia of American Studies is the leading reference work for American Studies. Access to content on this site is open to the public and is subject to copyright protection.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Encyclopedia of Cancer, 2nd edition (Elsevier)

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    Covers all aspects of cancer, from basic science to clinical application. Published in 2003.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Health Sciences, Medicine

Encyclopedia of Communication and Information

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    Explores the full spectrum of communication, from careers to information technologies, in an interdisciplinary fashion. Emphasis is on both historical and current issues, topics, and people.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Social Sciences

Encyclopedia of Earth

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    All about the Earth, its natural environments, and their interaction with society. Free, fully searchable articles written by scholars, professionals, educators, and experts who collaborate and review each other's work. Written in non-technical language useful to students, educators, scholars, professionals, as well as to the general public.

    Subjects: 
    Science, Social Sciences

Encyclopedia of Education (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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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.

     

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Encyclopedia of Genetics

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    Complete and authoritative coverage of genetics compiled into a single, comprehensive source, containing a clear presentation of cutting-edge knowledge. A reference work for everyone from the academic researcher to the educated layperson.

    Subjects: 
    Science

Encyclopedia of Gerontology, 2nd edition (Elsevier)

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    Contains articles with summaries about what is known about the many processes of aging. Published in 2007.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Geriatrics & Gerontology, Health Sciences, Medicine, Sociology

Encyclopedia of Human Nutrition, 2nd edition (Elsevier)

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    Designed to illuminate the concepts and interrelationships between nutrient needs, dietary intake and health outcomes. An effective tool for the nutrition scientist seeking to fill the void of information in areas beyond his/her field of expertise. Published in 2006.

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    Health Sciences, Nutrition

Encyclopedia of Information Science and Technology (IGI)

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    A compendium of nearly 700 authoritative, research-based entries on the complete range of topics that, together, define the contemporary state of knowledge on technology and its organizational, managerial, behavioral, and social implications. Enhanced with definitions of thousands of technical and managerial terms, as well as a reference section that directs researchers, scholars, students, and practitioners to additional sources for further reading and research.

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    Engineering, Science, Social Sciences

Encyclopedia of Materials (Knovel)

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    Around 1,800 articles written by experts in their fields, resulting in a comprehensive coverage focusing on the following areas: * Functional Phenomena * Structural Phenomena * Fundamental Core Theory * Structural Materials * Polymers and Materials Chemistry * Functional Materials

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Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society

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    The Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society presents some 490 articles showing the math behind our daily lives, explaining how and why math works, and allowing readers to better understand how disciplines such as algebra, geometry, calculus, and others affect what we do every day.

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    Science

Encyclopedia of Microbiology, 3rd edition (Elsevier)

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    Designed for researchers, technicians, teachers and students of microbiology, biotechnology, and environmental sciences. Published in 2009.

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Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences, 2nd edition (Elsevier)

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    Over 400 encyclopedia articles, each approximately 3000-4000 words in length, with further reading lists and extensive cross referencing on the science of the oceans, including ancillary topics such as ocean technology, law of the oceans, global programs, marine policy, the use of the oceans for food and energy, and the impact of pollution and climate changes.Designed for a wide audience of students, academics, researchers, and professionals. The articles are written at a level that allows undergraduate students to understand the material, while providing active researchers with the latest technical information.

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Encyclopedia of Social Media and Politics

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    The Encyclopedia of Social Media and Politics explores how the rise of social media is altering politics both in the United States and in key moments, movements, and places around the world. Its scope encompasses the disruptive technologies and activities that are changing basic patterns in American politics and the amazing transformations that social media use is rendering in other political systems heretofore resistant to democratization and change.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Government & Law
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    Communications Studies, Political Science

Encyclopedia of Violence, Peace, & Conflict, 2nd edition (Elsevier)

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    Information about antagonism and reconciliation in all contexts of public and personal life. 225 multi-disciplinary, cross-referenced and authoritatively authored articles. Published in 2008.

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    Government & Law, Humanities, Social Sciences
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    Anthropology, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology

Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive (ProQuest)

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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.

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    Business & Management, Art, Media & Design

Entrepreneurship (ProQuest)

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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.

    Subjects: 
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    Business

ERIC (EBSCOhost)

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ERIC (ProQuest)

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    Contains citations to documents related to education.

     

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Ethnic NewsWatch (ProQuest)

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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.

    Subjects: 
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Ethnologue : Languages of the World

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    Ethnologue: Languages of the World is a comprehensive reference work cataloging all of the world’s known living languages. Since 1951, the Ethnologue has been an active research project involving hundreds of linguists and other researchers around the world. It is widely regarded to be the most comprehensive source of information of its kind.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Foreign Languages & Literatures

Europa World of Learning

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
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    Education

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Factiva (Dow Jones/ProQuest)

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    Includes access to the Wall Street Journal, Barron's, and hundreds of other international newspapers.

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    To limit your search to Wall Street Journal articles only, append sc=j to the end of your search.  For example:

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Facts & Comparisons Clinical eAnswers

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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. 

    Subjects: 
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    Allied Health, Medicine

Faculty Wives Records

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    Over 160 documents and photographs selected from the Faculty Wives records held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections. The Northeastern University Faculty Wives was a social organization formed in 1941 by and for the wives of the University's faculty.  The records consist of a cookbook, membership lists, program of activities, meeting minutes, financial reports, and annual reports.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Special Collections

FDsys

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    Full-text access to essential federal publications, including the current U.S. Budget, Congressional Record, and Federal Register.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals

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    This index to scholarly journal content adds intellectual depth research and course syllabi. Created by experts at the International Federation of Film Archives, it indexes over 300,000 articles dating back to 1972 from 300 of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities

Film Literature Index

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    150 film and television periodicals from 30 countries cover-to-cover and 200 other periodicals selectively for articles on film and television. Covers 1976-2001, for more recent articles, use FIAF.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities

Film Platform
video

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    Film Platform was designed to serve as a bridge between the film world and academia. The collection is meticulously curated by film experts and leading academics to showcase meaningful documentaries of social, political and cultural importance by some of the world’s top international film makers.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Films On Demand (Infobase)
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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.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
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    Education

Foreign Law Guide

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences

Foreign Office Files for China, 1919-1980 (Adam Matthew Digital)

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    This collection makes available all British Foreign Office files dealing with China, Hong Kong and Taiwan between 1919 and 1980.  These formerly restricted British government documents, consisting of diplomatic dispatches, letters, newspaper cuttings, maps, reports of court cases, biographies of leading personalities, summaries of events and diverse other materials, provide unprecedented levels of detail into one of the most turbulent centuries of Chinese history.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law

ForeignPolicy.com

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    Foreign Policy is the leading international source for global news, providing an evolving network of world-leading insights and analysis coupled with rapidly expanding original reporting.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary
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    International Affairs, Journalism, Political Science, History

Freedom House Photographs

NU Libraries Digital Collections
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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.

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Gale Encyclopedia of Cancer (Gale Cengage)

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health

Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders (Gale Cengage)

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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.

    Subjects: 
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Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine (Gale Cengage)

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    5th edition, published in 2015.

    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.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health

Gale Virtual Reference Library (Gale Cengage)

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Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection (Gale Cengage)

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    Botanists, landscape designers, conservationists, entrepreneurs, and everyday gardeners will find news and research journal articles in this database, as well as handbooks, photos, and illustrations. 

    Subjects: 
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Gender Issues and Sexuality: Essential Primary Sources (Gale Cengage)

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    Full and excerpted documents and key readings in the sociology of gender and sexuality. Some information about transgender issues.  International scope.  Includes speeches, legislation, magazine and newspaper articles, essays, memoirs, letters, interviews, novels, songs, court cases, and works of art. 

    Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

GenderWatch (ProQuest)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Women's Studies, LGBT Studies

General BusinessFile ASAP (Gale Cengage)

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    General BusinessFile provides a combination of indexing, abstracts and full text for business and trade publications. Includes directory listings for companies as well as investment analysts' reports on major companies and industries.

    Subjects: 
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GeoRef (Engineering Village)

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    The GeoRef database, established by the American Geological Institute in 1966, provides access to the geoscience literature of the world. GeoRef is the most comprehensive database in the geosciences and continues to grow by more than 90,000 references a year. The database contains over 2.9 million references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Geography

Global Issues in Context (Gale Cengage)

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    Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events.

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Google Scholar @NU

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    A simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, academic publishers, professional societies, preprints, universities and other scholarly organizations.
    NU affiliates: enhance Google Scholar by selecting "Scholar Preferences" and "Full Text @ NU Libraries".

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

GovSearch (Carroll)

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

     
    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government

Grant Forward (Formerly Illinois Researcher Information Service IRIS)

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    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.

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

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    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). 

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health

GreenFILE (EBSCOhost)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Government & Law, Interdisciplinary, Science
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    Earth Sciences, Ecology, Environmental Research Across Disciplines, Law

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Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (CRC)

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    The 96th Edition, 2015-2016, 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.

    Subjects: 
    Science

Handbook of Nanobiomedical Research

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    This book consists of 4 volumes containing about 70 chapters covering all the major aspects of the growing area of nanomedicine. Leading scientists from 15 countries cover all major areas of nanobiomedical research — materials for nanomedicine, application of nanomedicine in therapy of various diseases, use of nanomedicines for diagnostic purposes, technology of nanomedicines, and new trends in nanobiomedical research.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Biology, Medicine, Nanotechnology

HAPI (Health and Psychosocial Instruments)

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    Information about behavioral measurement instruments, abstracted from hundreds of leading journals covering health sciences and psychosocial sciences.

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    Social Sciences
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Hathi Trust Digital Library

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    A partnership between libraries to digitize and share their print collections, the Hathi Trust Digital Library offers chiefly text materials, such as books, documents, and journals.

    Northeastern University is a HathiTrust partner institution, and offers the ability to log in to Hathi Trust Digital Library to download full-PDFs of all public domain works, as well as works made available under Creative Commons licenses.   

    Always log in, whether you are on- or off-campus, for the best results.

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    • Text mining of the entire database via API is also available.
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    • Users with print disabilities who are registered with Northeastern's Disability Resource Center are able to access the full text of Northeastern print holdings that are also in Hathi Trust.  

    Please library_ask [at] neu.edu (subject: Hathi%20Trust%20Question) (contact us) for information about text mining and access for users with disabilities.

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Health and Wellness Resource Center (Gale Cengage)

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    Access to medical, statistical, health, and related information. Includes periodical articles, pamphlets, news and multimedia content, and the Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine.

    Subjects: 
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    Detailed subjects: 
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Health Reference Center Academic (Gale Cengage)

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    Nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources that offer reliable health information to researchers, including nursing and allied health students.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
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    Allied Health, Nursing

HeinOnline

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    From the legal publisher William S. Hein. Provides full text legal documents including regulations and other government publications, reports, Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS) and UN Treaty series, and over 1,600 law reviews and journals. 

    HeinOnline is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.  See a complete description of available documents

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Law

Highwire

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    Selected journals from Sage, as well as other scholarly publishers and societies.

    Subjects: 
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Historic Map Works™ Library Edition (ProQuest)

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    Historic Map Works has over 1.5 million high-resolution, full color historic maps of the world, dating from the 16th to the early 20th century
     
    While the collection includes worldwide maps, the core consists of land ownership (cadastral) maps illustrating the geographic and developmental history of the United States. This unique content allows users to track the "residential genealogy" of families and locations.
     
    Some of the United States maps are geocoded, so you can search by latitude and logitude, place name, and street address; searching is more limited for international locations.
     
    Historic Map Works is useful for genealogists, historians, and researchers, as a way of gaining insight into physical and human geographies.
    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Maps

Historical Black Newspapers (ProQuest)

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    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).

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences

Historical Newspapers (ProQuest)

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    All historical newspaper documents from ProQuest, including the Atlanta Daiily World (1931-2003), The Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988), Boston Globe (1872-1981), Chicago Defender (1910-1975), Chicago Tribune (1849-1988), Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005), New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993), The New York Times (1851-2008), the Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002), and The Washington Post (1877-1999).

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
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Historical Statistics of the United States

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Economics, Government, History, Political Science

History Journals and Historical Newspapers (ProQuest )

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    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.

    Subjects: 
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History Vault (ProQuest)

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    Primary source archival materials like letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, and diaries. NU Libraries' subscription is selective.  Collections include: Immigration Records from the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Papers, Women's Rights Collections with documents from organizations like the Women's Party and League of Women Voters. From the ProQuest University Publications of America (UPA) Collection.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL)

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    The Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL) is the nation's premier collection of homeland security policy and strategy related documents.
    HSDL provides quick access to important U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents as well as specialized resources such as theses and research reports from various universities, organizations, local agencies and state agencies.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Government & Law

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection (Gale Cengage)

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    With content from industry journals, travel guides (some Fodor's guides are included) and magazines this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focused study of specialized aspects of the industry: cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Humanities International Complete (EBSCOhost)

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    Full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources, including all data from Humanities International Index (over 2,000 titles and 2 million records) plus unique full text content.

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

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

IEEE/IEL Electronic Library/Xplore

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    Citations and full text published since 1988 and select content published since 1950 from:
    IEEE journals, transactions, and magazines
    IEEE conference proceedings
    IEE journals
    IEE conference proceedings
    IEEE standards
    IEEE Spectrum Magazine
    Proceedings of the IEEE

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Engineering

IET.tv
video

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    IET.tv provides over 6500 technical and professional video presentations from a range of events, lectures, interviews, product demos, seminars and conferences across 9 technology channels, and covers core engineering and technology subjects.

    Subjects: 
    Engineering
    Detailed subjects: 
    Engineering

IHS Engineering Resource Center

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    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 check to confirm if that is the standard needed
    • Click on shopping cart icon next to the standard number to get the order form
    • Complete the order 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 
    • When processing is complete, IHS will send an email with a link to the standard
    • Standard must be viewed within 5 business days after approval and is locked to the computer on which it is opened.
    • Standard may be printed once only!
    • For questions contact j.omoruyi [at] neu.edu (Joan Omoruyi)(617-373-2806) or l.bracken [at] neu.edu (Lee Bracken)(617-373-2748)

     

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Engineering

Illustrated London News 1842-2003 (Gale Cengage)

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    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. 

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Journalism

Immigration Records of the INS 1880-1930 (History Vault) (ProQuest)

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    These documents from the U.S. Bureau of Immigration and Naturalization consist primarily of:

    • investigative reports by federal agents  in the case files on individual aliens;
    • correspondence among agents and government officials involved in immigration issues;
    • documents by groups advocating or opposing alien exclusion laws and practices.

    Topics include Asian Immigration and Exclusion 1898-1941, Mexican immigration 1906-1930, INS records from Ellis Island, and investigations into Prostitution and White Slavery 1902-1933.

    185 oral history interviews conducted by the National Park Services in 1984-5 with people who immigrated through, or worked at, Ellis Island, during the period of mass migration to the United States are also included.

    PDF page images can be downloaded. 

     

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

InCites - Essential Science Indicators

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    This unique compilation of science performance statistics and science trends data is based on journal article publication counts and citation data from Thomson Scientific databases.

     

    Useful for exploring graduate schools and academic jobs, or for anyone trying to determine what the top schools are in different science disciplines.

    Here's a nice video that shows how to look at highly cited institutions.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Science (General)

Index Chemicus

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    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

    Subjects: 
    Science

Index to Jewish Periodicals (EBSCOhost)

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    English-language articles and book reviews on Jewish history, activity and thought in more than 220 journals devoted to Jewish affairs. For students of Jewish thought and others interested in contemporary Jewish and Middle Eastern studies. Journal coverage dates back as far as 1988.
     

    Search together with Jewish Studies Source

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    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Jewish Studies

IngentaConnect

Selected titles only. MIT Press titles available to alumni
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    Search articles from Ingenta. 

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Inside Higher Ed

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    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.

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Inspec (EI Village)

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    The Inspec database provides deep coverage of scientific and technical literature in the field of physics, with additional links to citations in electrical engineering, electronics, computer science, and manufacturing information. It describes articles in more than 3,400 journals, 2,000 conference proceedings as well as books, dissertations and reports.  Links to full text or interlibrary loan options are included for each citaton . Produced by the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET).

    Subjects: 
    Science
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    Computer Science, Engineering, Physics

Institute of Physics Electronic Journals

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    Articles from selected journals published by the Institute of Physics, including the IOP Journal Archive covering 1874-2003, in addition to current articles. 

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International African Bibliography

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    The International African Bibliography (IAB) is an essential resource for all those working in the field of African studies, providing a current awareness service of the latest books, articles and papers published internationally on Africa. IAB lists details of more than 4,000 publications each year, with articles from some 1,150 periodicals.

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International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS)

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    The International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS) is an online resource for social science and interdisciplinary research. IBSS includes over two million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951. It is unique in its broad coverage of international material and incorporates over 100 languages and countries. Over 2,800 journals are regularly indexed and some 7,000 books are included each year. Abstracts are provided for half of all current journal articles and full text availability is continually increasing.

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    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Sociology, Anthropology

International Encyclopedia of Political Science

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    From Sage Reference, this eight-volume encyclopedia covers every field of politics, from political theory and methodology to political sociology, comparative politics, public policies, and international relations. It provides an essential, authoritative guide to the state of political science at the start of the 21st century and for decades to come.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    International Affairs, Political Science

International Encyclopedia of Revolution and Protest

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    The online version of the 8-volume set, this encyclopedia covers the history of protest and revolution over the past 500 years - throughout the modern era of mass movements. Updated annually.

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    Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Anthropology, History, Political Science, Sociology

International Encyclopedia of Social & Behavioral Sciences, 2nd edition (Elsevier)

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    Fully revised and updated, the second edition of the International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, first published in 2001, offers a source of social and behavioral sciences reference material that is broader and deeper than any other. Available in both print and online editions, it comprises over 3,900 articles, commissioned by 71 Section Editors, and includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Anthropology, Human Services, Psychology, Sociology

International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences

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    This Encyclopedia is the first attempt in a generation to map the social and behavioral sciences on a grand scale. Not since the publication in 1968 of the International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, edited by David L. Sills, has there been such an ambitious project to describe the state of the art in all the fields encompassed within the social and behavioral sciences. Available in both print (26 volumes) and online editions, it comprises 4,000 articles, commissioned by 52 Section Editors, and includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Government & Law, Social Sciences
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    Anthropology, Human Services, Psychology, Sociology

International Historical Statistics

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    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.

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International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (EBSCOhost)

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    A comprehensive index to worldwide pharmaceutical literature, with abstracts from over 750 health journals, major pharmacy meetings, and all U.S. state pharmacy journals. Covers biopharmaceutics and pharmacokinetics, new drug delivery systems, pharmacist liability, and legal, political, and ethical issues.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Pharmacology

Internet Archive: Northeastern University Collections and more

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    Digitized versions of unique and rare books from libraries, museums, and historical institutions, including Northeastern University Libraries collections, such as historical Course Catalogs.  Includes texts, audio, moving images, and software as well as the Wayback Machine for archived web pages. Especially useful for persons with disabilities, as it provides adaptive reading services and other services for people with disabilities.  Northeastern collections developed in partnership with the Boston Library Consortium (BLC) and the Open Content Alliance.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

iPoll Databank

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    Search polls with Roper iPoll.

     

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James W. Fraser (Collector) Photograph Collection

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    Selected photographs digitized from the James W. Fraser (collector) photograph collection held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections. The photographs document the people involved in and affected by Judge Garrity's 1974 decision to desegregate Boston public schools by means of forced busing. Most of the photographs depict anti–busing protests and marches and demonstrations by parents around Boston from the mid-1970s.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    African American Studies, Education, History, Special Collections

Jazz Music Library
music

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    Streaming jazz recordings from Alexander Street press.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Music
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    Music

Jewish Studies Source (EBSCOhost)

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    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

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Jewish Studies, Religion

Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism

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    Review articles on literary theories, movements, and critics. Extensively revised in 2004 and updated annually.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
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    English & American Literature, Literature

Journal Citation Reports: JCR (ISI)

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    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 1997-2014.

    Subjects: 
    Science, Social Sciences

Journals @ Ovid (Search for articles)

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    Full text access to over 400 core medical, nursing, pharmacology journals from a variety of publishers including Lippencott Williams and Williams. Coverage begins as early as 1993 for some titles. Updated daily.
    View a complete list of the journal titles.

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

JoVE Bioengineering
video

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    JoVE Bioengineering merges both physical and life sciences to understand and predict biological processes. Applying physical science tools to life science questions allow for the discovery of better technologies to measure, diagnose, and clinically treat disease.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Biology, Medicine

JoVE Biology
video

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    JoVE Biology is a peer-reviewed scientific video journal that presents more than 1000 videos demonstrating laboratory methods in the fields of cellular biology, developmental biology, microbiology, immunology, plant biology, medicine, and neuroscience.

    Subjects: 
    Science, Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Biology, Medicine

JoVE Neuroscience
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    JoVE Neuroscience is a multidisciplinary section devoted to investigations of the structure, function, physiology, and pathophysiology of the brain and nervous system. Included methodologies range from molecular and cellular level studies to full central and peripheral neural systems. Potential treatment platforms and surgical techniques for neurological diseases and disorders are also presented in this section.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Medicine, Biology

JoVE Science Education Database
video

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    JoVE (Journal of Visualized Experiments) Science Education is a video database dedicated to teaching laboratory fundamentals through simple, easy to understand video demonstrations. Currently access is available to the General Lab Techniques, Basic Methods in Cellular and Molecular Biology, and Essentials of Neuroscience sections. Each video is paired with additional video resources for you to view practical applications of the technique and other complementary skills.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Biology

JSTOR

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    A trusted digital archive of academic journals and other scholarly content. Most journals include extended historic backfiles and not current issues. Arts and Sciences collections 1 thru XV are available, plus the Life Sciences collection, and Business III.

    The Northeastern Library also purchases individual e-book titles from JSTOR.  The books are available chapter-by-chapter as PDFs.

    Arts and Sciences IV content is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Business & Management, Government & Law, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Julius Prince Papers

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    Over 480 photographs and documents from the Julius A. Prince papers held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections. Prince was a photographer for Freedom House, Inc., a community service organization in Roxbury, in the 1960s. The photographs document houses and participants from Freedom House's Roxbury Work Study Program, a project to revitalize the Washington Park area of Roxbury. In addition to the photographs, there are a few brochures on the program and staff lists.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    African American Studies, History, Special Collections

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Kanopy Streaming
video

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    A wide array of videos available for streaming. To set up course playlists, or recommend new titles, faculty should contact their subject specialist.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Social Sciences

Knovel Library

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    Interactive ebooks and databases for scientific and engineering information. For certain properties there are specific chemical equations and digital graphs. Analyze data, sort, filter and export from 'live tables', resolve equations and plot graphs, capture values from existing graphs and perform 'What If' experiments.

    Supported browsers: See http://help.elsevier.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/5532/p/9539/kw/browsers/search/1

    Download: Some book chapters and sections are in PDF and may be downloaded.

    Printing: Some book chapters and sections are in PDF and may be printed. 

     

    Subjects: 
    Engineering, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Engineering

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L'Année philologique (EBSCOhost)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities

Latin American Newspapers 1805-1922 (World Newspaper Archive)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Law360

Law360 is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.
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    Up-to-date legal news focusing on business law, useful for research on high-stakes litigation and high-profile legislation, as well as lawsuits against major corporations.  Also includes legal job listings.  From Lexis-Nexis.

     
    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Business & Management
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    Business, Law, Regulatory Affairs in Drugs, Biologics, and Medical Devices

LearnTechLib (formerly EdITLib)

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    The LearnTechLib Digital Library is an online resource of peer-reviewed and published international journal articles and proceedings papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of Educational Technology and E-Learning.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

Lecture Notes in Computer Science

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    The famous Springer series of texts and proceedings in computer science and related fields.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Computer Science

LexisNexis Academic

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    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.
    Subjects: 
    Business & Management, Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Government, Law, Political Science

LexisNexis Academic: Law Reviews

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    United States law review articles from LexisNexis.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
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    Criminal Justice, Government, Law, Political Science

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts: LLBA (ProQuest)

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    Abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. Includes phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Covers various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,500 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, and dissertations.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Linguistics Program

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins Journals @ Ovid

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    Full text access to over 270 medical, nursing, and pharmacology journals from Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, along with backfiles from additional publishers. Updated daily.
    View a complete list of the journal titles.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacology

LISTA: Library and Information Science Abstracts (EBSCOhost)

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    Over 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings on librarianship, including information management and more extending back as far as the mid-1960s.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Librarianship

Literature Resource Center (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    Provides biographical and critical overviews of most authors, together with critical reactions to their works and bibliographies for further research. Includes cross-search of Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and the Dictionary of Literary Biography. Excellent starting place, but not exhaustive.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Foreign Languages & Literatures, Literature

LLMC Digital Law Library

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    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.

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

London Times (Gale Cengage)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Los Angeles Sentinel 1934-2005 (ProQuest)

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    Fully digitized African American newspaper Los Angeles Sentinel from 1934 to 2005.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Lynda.com
video

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

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Magill's Literary Annuals (Salem Press)

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

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature

Marjorie Bouvé Scrapbooks

This project was funded by the generous donations of Northeastern University Bouvé College of Health Sciences alumni.
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    Over 1900 documents, photographs, and album/scrapbook pages from two photograph albums and one scrapbook from the Marjorie Bouvé papers held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections.  A leader in physical education, Marjorie Bouvé (1879-1970) was one of the founders of Northeastern’s Bouvé College of Health Sciences.  The scrapbook items contains mementos from social events, travel, and schools at which Bouvé taught or attended. The photograph albums document the leisure activities of Bouvé and her friends.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education, History, Special Collections, Women's Studies

MarketLine Advantage

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Massachusetts History Online (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    Contains full-text articles gathered from almost 50 sources that directly relate to MA history.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

MathSciNet

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    Reviews of research in mathematics, 1940-present. Equivalent of Current Mathematical Publications. Includes a citation database and current awareness using RSS. 

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Mathematics

Media Education Foundation Film Collection (Kanopy)
video

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    A wide array of videos available for streaming. To set up course playlists, or recommend new titles, faculty should contact their subject specialist.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Medline (EBSCOhost)

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    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.

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

Medline (Web of Science)

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    Authoritative information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, it is the equivalent of PubMed. This version includes links to NU's full text journals, and can be searched with Web of Science. Includes EndNoteWeb.


    Covers: 1950 to the present

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

MedlinePlus

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    MedlinePlus is the U.S. National Institutes of Health's Web site for authoritative and current consumer health information. Locate information on 800+ diseases and health conditions, prescriptions and OTC drugs, herbs and supplements. Link out to related anatomy and surgery videos, journal articles, clinical trials and patient education handouts. Includes a medical dictionary and an encyclopedia. Directories are available to use in locating hospitals, doctors, organizations, and more. Interactive tutorials, calculators, quizzes and games provide fun ways to learn about health issues and wellness. Produced by the National Library of Medicine. Spanish language version available.

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

Mental Measurements Yearbook (EBSCOhost)

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    Produced by the Buros Institute at the University of Nebraska, provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Allows for evaluation of test products in psychology, education, business, and leadership. This online service covers from Volume 9 to the present.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Psychology

Mergent Archives (formerly: Mergent Web Reports)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Mergent Online

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    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)

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

MERIP

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    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.  

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

Metapress

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    Selected articles from a variety of academic publishers and scholarly societies.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

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

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Art & Design

Micromedex

Please note: This resource is NOT to be used in Clinical settings.
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    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.

     

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health

MideastWire

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics, Government, International Affairs, Political Science

Military and Government Collection (EBSCOhost)

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    Current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content including full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Military/Naval Science, Political Science

MLA International Bibliography (ProQuest)

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    This database is a classified listing and subject index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore and linguistics which has been compiled by the Modern Language Association of America since 1926. The electronic version includes the Bibliography's entire print run and currently contains more than 2 million records.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities

Music Online (Alexander Street)
music

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

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Music
    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

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NANOnetBASE

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    Nanoscience and nanotechnology references and full text documents from CRC Press.

    Links to books may be inserted into Blackboard.

    Download to a device: Nanonetbase e-books are available as standard PDFs by chapter. Email or download to any device with a PDF reader.

    Printing: Standard PDFs may be printed.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Nanotechnology

National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) Papers

NAACP Papers is available courtesy of the Northeastern School of Law Library.
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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    African American Studies, History, Political Science, Sociology

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (EBSCOhost)

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    NCJRS from the US Department of Justice offers extensive reference and referral services to help you find answers to your questions about crime and justice-related research, policy, and practice. This Ebsco version allows you to combine your search with other Ebsco databases.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Criminal Justice

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (DoJ)

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    NCJRS from the US Department of Justice offers extensive reference and referral services to help you find answers to your questions about crime and justice-related research, policy, and practice.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Criminal Justice

Natural Medicines (formerly Natural Standard)

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    High quality, evidence-based information about complementary and alternative therapies.  Natural Medicine is a merger of two resources, Natural Standard and Natural Medicines Comprehensive databases. 

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

Nature Journals Online

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    The flagship journal "Nature" is the most highly cited interdisciplinary science journal according to ISI's journal citation reports; NU's subscription includes a number of sister titles.

    Subjects: 
    Science

Naxos Music Library
music

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Maximum number of users at a time: 
15

NBER Working Papers

Provided courtesy of the Economics Department.
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    The National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) is the nation's leading private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works. Its Working Papers have not undergone the review accorded official NBER publications; in particular, they have not been submitted for approval by the Board of Directors. They are intended to make results of NBER research available to other economists in preliminary form to encourage discussion and suggestions for revision before final publication. 1973-present.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Economics

NetAdvantage (Standard and Poor's)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations

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    NDLTD is a freely searchable catalog of theses and dissertations contributed by member institutions from around the world.  When viewing search results, click "view source record" to link to detailed information and the full text of the thesis or dissertation, if available.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

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

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

New York Times (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    Search the full text of The New York Times starting in 1995. (Does NOT include the Book Review.)

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

New York Times (LexisNexis Academic)

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

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    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. 

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    Journalism

North American Women's Letters and Diaries

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    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.

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

North Carolina Court System

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    The official web site for North Carolina state courts.  

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Law

North Carolina General Assembly

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    Law, Political Science

Northeastern University Course Catalogs

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    Undergraduate and graduate course catalogs from 1910 to 1990 available to view or download from the Internet Archive.  The course catalogs contain course and program descriptions.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Special Collections

Northeastern University Course Catalogs

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    An ever-growing collection of Northeastern University course catalogs, digitized by the NU Libraries.  Currently contains selected course catalogs from the 1910s to 2000s.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Northeastern University Historical Photographs

NU Libraries Digitial Collections
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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary

Northeastern University Histories

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    Five histories documenting Northeastern University from 1898 to 1996 available to view or download from the Internet Archive.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Education, Special Collections

Northeastern University Histories

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    Five histories of Northeastern University from 1898 to 1996 to view or download from the Internet Archive:

    • Origin and development of Northeastern University, 1898-1960 / by Everett C. Marston
    • Northeastern University, an emerging giant, 1959-1975 / Antoinette Frederick
    • Northeastern University, coming of age: the Ryder years, 1975-1989 / Antoinette Frederick
    • Northeastern University, 1989-1996 : the Curry years, smaller but better / Feldscher, Karen
    • Tradition and innovation : reflections on Northeastern University's first century / Baker, Brook K
    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Northeastern University Yearbooks

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    The Northeastern University yearbooks from 1917 to 2007 available to view or download from the Internet Archive.  The yearbook, the Cauldron, contains student recollections, years in review, and photographs of seniors, student activities, campus scenes, and sports.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    History, Special Collections

NU Journals @ Ovid

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    Full text access to over 400 core medical, nursing, pharmacology journals from a variety of publishers including Lippencott Williams and Williams. Coverage begins as early as 1993 for some titles. Updated daily. View a complete list of the journal titles.

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

Nursing Resource Center (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    For nursing students seeking curriculum aides that can support their learning beyond the classroom, Gale's Nursing Resource Center is designed to match the "nursing process" workflow, and facilitates connections between the content and clinical practice. This resource brings together medical titles from Gale and Macmillan with thorough nursing-specific texts from Delmar, part of Cengage Learning. The Nursing Resource Center provides authoritative information written in accessible language for students completing research papers, class assignments, and those preparing for their clinical experiences.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Medicine, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant

O

Oberg Slide Collection

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    Over 600 slides documenting Northeastern University between 1945 and 1973 from the Oberg Slide collection held by the Northeastern University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections. Most of the slides were taken by Doris Oberg, but a few were taken by her husband Rudolf Oberg, former Director of Alumni Affairs. The slides document campus events, alumni events, campus buildings, faculty, and student activities.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Architecture, Education, History, Special Collections

Online Tourism and Digital Economies (IGI Global)

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    A specialized collection of 13 online encyclopedias in the field of global and economic technologies, including hospitality, travel and tourism management, consumer management, e-commerce, the digital divide and developing countries, and more. Supports research in the impact of technology on the management of cultural content and tourism.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Opposing Viewpoints In Context (Gale Cengage)

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    Drawing on the acclaimed series published by Greenhaven Press and other Gale imprints, OVRC features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine, academic journal, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to Websites. Includes Lexile reading levels and national and state curriculum standards, with content correlated to the standards.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management, Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Osiris

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Our Marathon

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    Our Marathon is a crowd-sourced, digital archive of pictures, videos, stories, and social media related to the Boston Marathon bombing. 

    You may search, read, listen, and contribute to the site. 

    The mission of the site says: We believe that sharing stories from survivors, families, witnesses, visitors to the city, and everyone around the world touched by the event will speed the healing process. This is the place to share those images, emotions, and experiences to help us understand the bombing and its aftermath.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Oxford Art Online (with Grove Art)

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Maximum number of users at a time: 
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    Formerly "Grove Art Online" this resource includes images, definitions, and analysis from Grove Art Online, the Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities

Oxford Bibliographies

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    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. 
     

     

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Oxford Encyclopedia of American Literature

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    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)

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Literature

Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature

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    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)

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Literature

Oxford Encyclopedia of Climate and Weather

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    Over 300 entries about the earth's weather and climate processes, including science and history, events, ideas and biographies.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Earth Sciences

Oxford Encyclopedia of Evolution

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    A comprehensive guide to the essentials of evolutionary biology, these entries by leading experts survey essential concepts and theories, present methods, models and findings, and discuss both the history of the field and current controversies. Published in 2002.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Biology

Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America

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    From Apple Pie to Zombie, The Oxford Encyclopedia of Food and Drink in America covers the significant events, inventions, and social movements in American history that have affected the way Americans view, prepare, and consume food and drink. A collaboration of nearly 200 contributors this is a scholarly work with a generous bibliography. (Published in 2004.)

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

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    Covers words from across the English-speaking world, tracing their origin and history, including earliest recorded usage, through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of sources.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

Oxford Music Online (with Grove Dictionary of Music)
music

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Maximum number of users at a time: 
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    Comprises the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition, edited by Stanley Sadie and John Tyrrell (London, 2001), The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, edited by Stanley Sadie (London, 1992), and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition, edited by Barry Kernfeld (London, 2002) plus additional resources.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

Oxford Reference Online

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    Access to the 'Oxford Reference Online: Premium Collection', 'The Literature Collection' and 'The Western Civilization Collection'.

    Subjects: 
    Art, Media & Design, Government & Law, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences

Oxford University Press Journals Online

Selected titles only
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    Journals from Oxford University Press.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

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PAIS (ProQuest)

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    Broad coverage of the social sciences, from 1915 to present. International in scope. Abstracts of books, journal articles, conference proceedings, and many government publications.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics, Government, International Affairs, Political Science

Passport GMID (Euromonitor)

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

    Recommended: Windows and Internet Explorer

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

Philosopher's Index (ProQuest)

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    This bibliographic database offers informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy. The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology and book reviews.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities

PhilPapers

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    PhilPapers is a comprehensive index of philosophy books and articles. PhilPapers offers unique features such as real-time indexing of pre-prints, fine-grained classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, advanced search functionality, and discussion forums. 

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Philosophy

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection (Gale Cengage)

Courtesy of the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and the Massachusetts Library System.
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    This collection includes over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine, providing researchers with access to topics discussed in the field, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and many more.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Medicine, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant

PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress (ProQuest)

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    PILOTS is a bibliographic database produced at the headquarters of the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in White River Junction, Vermont, and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events. Includes journals, books, book chapters, pamphlets, technical reports, and materials in all languages.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Psychology

Pittsburgh Courier: 1911-2002 (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)

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    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

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Pivot (COS)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

PolicyFile

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    Offering access to U.S. foreign and domestic policy papers and gray literature, PolicyFile is updated weekly with abstracts and links to the latest reports, papers, and documents from think tanks, research institutes, and agencies.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    Law, Political Science

Political Reference Suite (CQ)

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    Congressional Quarterly information 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.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Political Science

Political Science (ProQuest)

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    ProQuest Political Science gives users access to over 150 leading political science and international relations journals. This collection provides full-text of many core titles included in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law
    Detailed subjects: 
    International Affairs, Political Science

PressReader

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    PressReader provides online access to today's newspapers from over 100 countries around the world in over 60 languages in a full-color, full-page format. The ever-expanding collection currently includes over 5,000. Just like reading the familiar print edition, users can browse articles and other key content, such as pictures, advertisements, classifieds, and notices. Users have the ability to perform keyword searches across all titles and the entire archive.

    PressReader  provides advanced digital features such as interactive tables of content, foreign language translation in 17 different languages, cross title searching, sharing of articles through email or blog postings, bookmarks and text-to-voice conversion.  

    This is a 90 day archive. 

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    Communications Studies, Journalism, History

Project EUCLID

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    Selected scholarly journals in mathematics (Euclid Prime and Euclid Select titles available).

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Mathematics

Project MUSE

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    Project Muse allows searching of articles from journals in the humanities, including religion, literature, philosophy, cultural studies, women's studies, film and the arts. Coverage is generally from about 1994 to the present, depending on the journal.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Film Studies, Literature, Philosophy, Religion, Women's Studies

Project Muse Ebooks

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    Northeastern University has access to over 150 Project Muse Ebooks.  Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social sciences content.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

PROLA (Physical Review Online Archive)

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    The Physical Review Online Archive (PROLA) is the American Physical Society's online archive for Physical Review Letters, Reviews of Modern Physics, and Physical Review A–E. It contains all APS journal articles published from 1893–2007. Each January, another year is added to the archive.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Physics

ProQuest Congressional

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

    Subjects: 
    Government & Law, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Law, Political Science

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - PQDT Global

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    With over 2.7 million entries, Proquest Dissertations is the authoritative resource for searching doctoral dissertations and master's theses from around the world, from 1861 to the present. Full text PDFs are usually available to download for theses published since 1997.

    Beginning in 2008, Northeastern University Masters and PhD students submit their completed dissertations to this "database of record" for graduate research. 

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses @ Northeastern

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    Doctoral Dissertations and Theses from Northeastern University Masters and PhD degree candidates, submitted to ProQuest's national thesis clearinghouse, most but not all full text.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

ProQuest Entrepreneurship

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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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management

ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection

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    This collection provides access to databases covering the international literature in the social sciences, including politics, sociology, social services, anthropology, criminology and education. Featured databases include IBSS, PAIS and Sociological Abstracts. Together, they provide abstracts, indexing and full text coverage of journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, working papers and more, including deep indexing and full text from over 500 important social science journals.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences

PsycARTICLES (ProQuest)

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    PsycARTICLES is a database of full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe & Huber. The database includes all material from the print journals.
    The database can be searched in several ways including by specifying keywords that may occur in the article title, abstract, or the full-text, or by author names and journal titles. Each retrieved record has a link to the corresponding full-text article, which is almost always available in PDF format (so Adobe Acrobat reader is needed for viewing) and in HTML format. Each record also has a link to the Table of Contents (TOC) for the issue in which the article is published.
    The database can also be searched for articles of interest by browsing directly through the journal titles and then clicking to the tables of contents for the respective volumes and issues.
    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Business, Health Sciences, Human Services, Psychology, Sociology

PsychiatryOnline Premium Collection

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    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-5™ (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition)
     
    ·       DSM-5™ 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

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (EBSCOhost)

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    A select collection of full-text articles in psychology from chiefly peer-reviewed journals.

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Allied Health, Business, Health Sciences, Human Services, Psychology, Sociology

Psychotherapy.net
video

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    Psychotherapy.net is a library resource that offers 100+ videos for teaching, training, self-study and continuing education. Since 1995, Psychotherapy.net has been producing and distributing the highest quality training videos in psychotherapy, counseling and addiction treatment.  These videos are now available to the Northeastern community. 

    Subjects: 
    Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Psychology

PsycINFO (ProQuest)

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    This database is published by the American Psychological Associations and provides comprehensive indexing and abstracts of the international psychological literature from the 1800s to the present. Documents indexed include journals, articles, books, dissertations and more. 90% of the 3,000+ titles indexed in PsycINFO are peer-reviewed.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Social Sciences

Public Library of Science (PLoS)

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    PLoS is an independent foundation that publishes, and makes freely available, peer-reviewed journals in the biomedical sciences.

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

PubMed

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    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.

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

PubMed Central

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    PubMed Central (PMC) is an electronic archive of full-text journal articles in the biomedical and life sciences, offering free access to its contents. Sponsored by the U.S. National Institutes of Health.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Health Sciences

R

R2 Library

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    Collection of full text reference books and textbooks in pharmacy, nursing, and pharmaceutical sciences from key health science publishers. Fully searchable and includes A-Z drug and topic indexes. NU subscription currently includes eight selected titles.
     

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health
    Detailed subjects: 
    Health Sciences

Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982 (EBSCOhost)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

RedBooks

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    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
    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Regional Business News (EBSCOhost)

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

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Religion and Philosophy Collection (EBSCOhost)

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    Journal articles in world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. 300 full text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Religion

RIA Checkpoint Tax

Access courtesy of the D’Amore-McKim School of Business
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    This service is now known as Checkpoint (Thomson Reuters).

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature (EBSCOhost)

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    RILM Abstracts of Music Literature offers citations and abstracts of articles on international subjects including historical musicology, ethnomusicology, instruments, voice, dance, music therapy.
    RILM covers all document types including articles, books, bibliographies, catalogues, dissertations, Festschriften, iconographies, critical commentaries to complete works, ethnographic recordings, conference proceedings, electronic resources, reviews, and more. Covers 1967 - present.

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

Ronald W. Bailey Oral History Collection

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    Three oral histories conducted in 1989 and 1990 with prominent members of Boston’s African American community: Milton Derr, a painter, illustrator and retired teacher;  Mel King, a community activist and retired professor; and Byron Rushing, a civil rights activist and Representative for the 9th Suffolk District in the Massachusetts House of Representatives. They were interviewed about their lives and work in preparation for a book by Ronald W. Bailey, Diane Turner, and Robert Hayden, entitled Lower Roxbury: A Community of Treasures in the City of Boston.

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    Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
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    African American Studies, History, Special Collections

Roper Center iPoll Databank

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    Search polls with Roper iPoll.

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    Business & Management, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
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    Business, Criminal Justice, Government, History, International Affairs, Political Science

Royal Society of Chemistry Gold

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    RSC Gold is the fantastic resource from The Royal Society of Chemistry that offers all online journal, database and magazine content in one package, as well as a cutting-edge eBook series.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry

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Safari Books Online

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    A fully-searchable e-reference library that houses a vast collection of technical books from industry-leading publishers such as Sam's, O'Reilly, Peachpit, Que, and more.

    Stable links to books and book chapters can be inserted into Blackboard, although only 5 users are permitted access at one time.

     

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary, Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Computer Science, Engineering, Graphic Design

Sage Premier Journals Online

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    Find articles published in journals published by Sage.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management, Social Sciences

Sage Reference Online

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    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.

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    Art, Media & Design, Biomedical & Health, Business & Management, Humanities, Interdisciplinary, Science, Social Sciences

Sage Research Methods

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    SAGE Research Methods is an online collection of information that supports beginning and advanced researchers looking for the best methods to use in their research.

    Learn about a range of qualitative, quantitative, and mixed methods for the social and behavioral sciences, as well as many methods commonly used in the hard sciences. You can also find information on other parts of doing research such as writing a research question, gathering and analyzing data, working with teams, and publishing findings.

    Handbooks such as the Qualitative Research Methods Series offer "how to" advice and support. Find sample data sets for practicing statistical tests, along with cases, videos, pamphlets and articles illustrating good research management practices. 

    Tutorials are also available to learn more about this unique collection.

    Subjects: 
    Interdisciplinary

SBRnet (Sport Business Research Network)

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Business & Management, Interdisciplinary
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Sports

SciELO Citation Index

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Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI)

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    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

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    Science

Science Magazine

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ScienceDirect (Elsevier)

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SciFinder (CAS)

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    Provides searching of Chemical Abstracts, Medline is also available. Links to full text. Covers 1907 - present.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Chemistry

Scitation

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    Scitation is the online home of more than 100 journals from AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME, SPIE, and a host of other prestigious science and engineering societies. Scitation now includes SpinWeb.

    Subjects: 
    Science
    Detailed subjects: 
    Engineering

SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics) Journals Online

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    Journals from SIAM.

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    Science
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    Mathematics

SimplyMap

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    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.

    Subjects: 
    Biomedical & Health, Business & Management, Government & Law, Interdisciplinary, Social Sciences
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Criminal Justice, Economics, Education, Government, Health Sciences, Political Science

Sixties : Primary Documents and Personal Narratives 1960-1974

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    The Sixties: Primary Documents and Personal Narratives 1960–1974 brings the 1960s alive through diaries, letters, autobiographies and other memoirs, written and oral histories, manifestos, government documents, memorabilia, and scholarly commentary. With 150,000 pages of material at completion, this searchable collection is the definitive electronic resource for students and scholars researching this important period in American history, culture, and politics. 

    Subjects: 
    Humanities
    Detailed subjects: 
    History

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture, Law (Hein)

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     Direct access available to current NU Community.  All others, register for free access.  This HeinOnline collection brings together, for the first time, all known legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery.

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    Humanities, Social Sciences, Government & Law

Sloan Management Review (MIT)

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    A business journal that bridges the gap between management research and practice, evaluating and reporting on new research to help readers identify and understand significant trends in management. Online version includes blogs. Journal articles: 2003 to the present.

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    Business & Management
    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Smithsonian Global Sound
sound
video
music

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    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.

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    Art, Media & Design, Humanities, Music
    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

Social Explorer

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    SocialExplorer.com brings together a vast and growing amount of quantitative data with an intuitive visual interface to make demographic research, the analysis of social trends, and comparison of neighborhoods, communities, counties, and other areas accessible and interactive. Updated on a regular basis as new data and features become available, SocialExplorer.com is a reliable and complete reference of quantitative modern and historical information.

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    Social Sciences

Social Sciences Citation Index: SSCI (ISI)

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    Citations and abstracts in anthropology, sociology, urban studies, business and communication, criminology, penology, law, nursing, rehabilitation, and library sciences. 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

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    Social Sciences

Social Sciences Premium Collection (ProQuest)

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    This collection provides access to databases covering the international literature in the social sciences, including politics, sociology, social services, anthropology, criminology and education. Featured databases include IBSS, PAIS and Sociological Abstracts. Together, they provide abstracts, indexing and full text coverage of journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, working papers and more, including deep indexing and full text from over 500 important social science journals.