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Online Research for Alumni

The library is pleased to provide the following online resources for Northeastern alumni.  This list is determined by our vendor licenses and is subject to change.

Legal agreements for our electronic resources restrict their use to educational purposes only.

Naxos Music Library

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Current NU plus alumni
Maximum number of users at a time: 
15
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    Over 85,000 tracks, emphasizing classical, but also including world music, jazz, folk, and more, available for streaming.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Music

Online Tourism and Digital Economies (IGI Global)

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Current NU plus alumni
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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.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business, Economics

PhilPapers

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Current NU plus alumni
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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. 

    Detailed subjects: 
    Philosophy

Political Reference Suite (CQ)

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Current NU plus alumni
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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.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Government, Political Science

Project EUCLID

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Current NU plus alumni
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    Selected scholarly journals in mathematics (Euclid Prime and Euclid Select titles available).

    Detailed subjects: 
    Mathematics

Project MUSE

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Current NU plus alumni
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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.

    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Film Studies, Literature, Philosophy, Religion, Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

Project Muse Ebooks

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Current NU plus alumni
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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.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Education

SAGE Journals (formerly: Sage Premier Journals Online)

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Current NU plus alumni
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    Find articles in journals published by SAGE.

SAGE Knowledge (formerly: Sage Reference Online)

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Current NU plus alumni
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    SAGE Knowledge is home to an expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content alongside SAGE Video, containing over 4,600 titles. Content includes reference works, academic books, professional development titles and more. This cross-media platform allows users to search and browse over 10,000 items, video, book and reference titles within the Social Sciences.

SAGE Research Methods

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Current NU plus alumni
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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.

Sloan Management Review (MIT)

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Current NU plus alumni
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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.

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

SRDS (Standard Rate and Data Service)

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Current NU plus alumni
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    A searchable database of media rates and information; the largest and most comprehensive in the world, with more than 100,000 U.S. and international media properties, circulations, advertising rates. Includes Digital Media database.

     

     

    Detailed subjects: 
    Business

Ulrichs Web

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

    Need to know if an article or journal is peer reviewed?   This video shows you how to use Ulrich's to find out if a journal is peer-reviewed. There is also a PDF/slide version

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Women Writers Online

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

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

World Shakespeare Bibliography

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Current NU plus alumni
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    Annotated citations for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare and published or produced between 1960 and 2011. The scope is international, with coverage extending to more than 120 languages. Updated quarterly.

    Detailed subjects: 
    English & American Literature, Literature

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