19th Century Masterfile is a vast 'Index of Indexes', and is the largest resource for historical research prior to 1925. 19th Century Masterfile brings together over 60 subject indexes to: - Periodicals - Newspapers - Books - US Congressional Record - US and UK Government Documents - US Patents
This database provides access to approximately 1.5 million pages of 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.
A comprehensive and diverse full text business database. Covers scholarly journals, working papers, newspapers, blogs, podcasts, websites, books, conference proceedings and papers, dissertations and theses, magazines, and newspapers from 1923 to the present.
This database provides information on local companies and local markets, allowing users to research employment opportunities, benefits and compensation data, corporate strategies, and other local and regional topics. Covers major business tabloids, magazines, daily newspapers, wire services, and area business publications from 1982 to the present.
Academic Search Complete provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. The collection includes peer-reviewed journals, full-text periodicals, reports, and books, for STM research, the Social Sciences, Humanities, and other areas of academic studies. PDF content dates back as far as 1887.
Primary source material from 18th and 19th century periodicals. The library has access to the following titles:*African American Newspapers*Civil War: A Newspaper Perspective*Godey's Lady's Book*Pennsylvania Gazette
The ACM Digital Library is a collection of citations and full text repository from ACM journal and newsletter articles and conference proceedings.
Provided by the NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS), this library provides online books relating to astronomy and astrophysics that can be browsed and printed on demand. The ADS maintains three bibliographic databases covering publications in astronomy and astrophysics, physics, and the arXiv-eprints.
Advanced Placement Source is designed to support high school students enrolled in Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate courses in subject areas ranging from the arts and multicultural studies to the STEM subjects. Content includes thousands of full-text academic journals and magazines and over one million photos, maps, and flags.
The African American Biographical Database (AABD) brings together in one resource the biographies of thousands of African Americans, many not to be found in any other reference source. These biographical sketches have been carefully assembled from biographical dictionaries and other sources.
This database contains a wealth of information about the cultural life and history during the 1800s, and is rich with first-hand reports of the major events and issues of the day, including the Mexican War, Presidential and congressional addresses, Congressional abstracts, business and commodity markets, the humanities, world travel and religion. Also included are large numbers of early biographies, vital statistics, essays and editorials, poetry and prose, and advertisements all of which embody the African-American experience.Starting with the Freedom's Journal in 1827 and continuing in chronological order with the addition of 10 to 12 million words of new text each year (downloaded monthly), this database will ultimately contain the complete text of the major African-American newspapers published in the United States during the 19th century.
African American Poetry: 1760-1900 is a database covering the works of 54 African American poets writing in the 18th and 19th centuries. It provides a comprehensive survey of the early history of African American poetry from the earliest published African American poems to the works of Paul Laurence Dunbar, the first African American poet to achieve national success and recognition.
African Newspapers is the second collection module of the World Newspaper Archive in partnership with Readex, a division of NewsBank. This collection provides access to more than 40 fully searchable African newspapers published between 1800 and 1922. African Newspapers features titles from Ghana, Kenya, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, South Africa, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. Languages include English, German, French, Portuguese, Afrikaans, Xhosa, Sotho, and others.
The Ageline database is produced by AARP. Ageline provides bibliographic coverage of social gerontology, which is the study of aging in psychological, health-related, social, and economic contexts. The delivery of health care to the older population and its associated costs and policies is particularly well covered, as are consumer, employment, and public policy issues. Literature covered is of interest to researchers, health professionals, service planners, policymakers, employers, older adults and their families, and consumer advocates. All records contain abstracts.
AGRICOLA contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. Subject coverage includes entomology, plant sciences, agricultural economics, aquaculture and fisheries, food and human nutrition, agricultural engineering and technology, earth and environmental sciences, and more.
Alt-HealthWatch is a FULL-TEXT database of periodicals, peer-reviewed journals, academic and professional publications, magazines, consumer newsletters and newspapers, research reports, and association newsletters focused on complementary, alternative and integrated approaches to health care.
America: History & Life is an index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. The database indexes 1,700 journals from 1964 to present and also includes citations and links to book and media reviews. Strong English-language journal coverage is balanced by an international perspective on topics and events, including abstracts in English of articles published in more than 40 languages.
Supporting scientific inquiry in the field of chemistry, the American Chemical Society (ACS) Journals provide access to subscribed peer-reviewed publications.To search additional chemistry journals, use SciFinder Scholar, PubMed, or Web of Science.
American Doctoral Dissertations is an open access resource providing electronic access to full page images of citations from the print index Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities. It contains almost 100,000 citations and is searchable by author, title, subject, and university.
The Census Bureau developed the American FactFinder web site as its primary vehicle for distributing Census data. The Census Bureau has cut back on the number of volumes it's printing, and fewer printed reports will be distributed to federal depository libraries. The Bureau expects that most people will use American FactFinder (AFF) to retrieve Census data.Currently, AFF provides data for the lowest level of geography (blocks), and data for the biggest variety of geographic entities, everything from zip code tabulation areas to state legislative districts to Census tracts. It also allows users to retrieve reference and thematic maps.
Access to electronic journals from the American Mathematical Society to which the library has a subscription.Titles available include:*Journal of the American Mathematical Society*Mathematics of Computation*Proceedings of the American Mathematical Society*Transactions of the American Mathematical Society
American Periodicals Series Online (APS Online) includes digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the dawn of the 20th century. Titles range from Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine and America's first scientific journal, Medical Repository; popular magazines such as Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal; regional and niche publications; and groundbreaking journals like The Dial, Puck, and McClure's.
The American Poetry 1 Database provides access to the full text of over 40,000 poems by more than 200 poets, covering the Colonial period to the early twentieth century, and drawn from over 1,200 printed sources.The bibliographic basis of American Poetry is the Bibliography of American Literature (Yale University Press, 1955-1991). This has been extensively supplemented with additional poets recommended by the Editorial Board to provide a more thorough representation. The database aims to include the complete works of all major poets and a substantial number of secondary figures. It principally covers the period to 1900, although a few poets active after 1900 are also included.
The American Poetry 2 full-text database contains modern and contemporary American poetry from the earlytwentieth century to the present. It includes 12,000 poems drawn form over 130 volumes by over 100 poets, includingEzra Pound, Willian Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, and Cathy Song.
Commonly known as the WPA Slave Narratives, American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography provides an authentic portrait of life, culture and survival for African Americans during the periods of slavery, Reconstruction and Depression-era America. Over 2,000 autobiographical narratives from former slaves in 17 states are included as part of this Federal Writer's Project (FWP) which was conducted under the auspices of the Work Projects Administration (WPA) and sponsored by the Library of Congress. Fully searchable by name, state, county and age, the collection and its index are enhanced through the offering of public discussion forums, links to virtual syllabi, teaching resources, and curriculum guides, plus a variety of related Web resources.
The Ancestry Library Edition collection has approximately 4,000 databases including key collections such as U.S. federal census images and indexes from 1790 to 1930; the Map Center containing more than 1,000 historical maps; American Genealogical Biographical Index (over 200 volumes), Daughters of the American Revolution Lineage (over 150 volumes), The Great Migration Begins: Immigrants to New England, 1620-1630, Social Security Death Index, WWI Draft Registration Cards, Federal Slave Narratives, and a strong Civil War collection. All materials may be searched at once (using a basic or advanced search screen), or various databases and indexes may be searched individually.Note: This database is only available on computers inside the GSU Library.
The Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL) database aims to list monographs, periodical articles, critical editions of literary works, book reviews, collections of essays, and doctoral dissertations published anywhere in the world on English or American literature. This collection of electronic records is taken from the Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature which consists of 69 volumes beginning in 1920 and issued in printed form by the Modern Humanities Research Association.
Anthropology Plus is an index of bibliographic materials covering the fields of anthropology, archaeology, and related interdisciplinary research, compiled from Anthropoligical Index Online and Anthropoloigical Literature databases. Content coverage ranges from the late 19th century to the present, indexing journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological, and linguistic anthropology; ethnology; archaeology; folklore; material culture; and interdisciplinary studies.
AnthroSource serves the research, teaching, and professional needs of anthropologists. Developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA), AnthroSource brings 100 years of anthropological material online to scholars and the public, including an electronic archive of all AAA journals and access to archival content housed at JSTOR for key AAA publications.AnthroSource is a fully integrated information resource. Citations in article PDF files are dynamically linked through CrossRef to other publications, both within and beyond AnthroSource.
Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA) is an indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Updated monthly, ASSIA provides a comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional. ASSIA contains records from over 500 journals published in 19 different countries.
ArchiveGrid provides online access to nearly a million descriptions of archival collections owned by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide. ArchiveGrid is an important destination for searching for historical documents, personal papers and family histories held in archives. Database currently not available remotely.
Archives Unbound presents topically-focused digital collections of historical documents. Collections in Archives Unbound cover a broad range of topics from the Middle Ages forward-from Witchcraft to World War II to twentieth-century political history. Additionally, GSU's records of the National Domestic Workers Union (NDWU) and selected portions of the United Garment Workers of America records have been digitized by Gale/Cengage Learning and made available to the Georgia State University community, both on and off-campus via Archives Unbound.
Art & Architecture Complete is a comprehensive bibliographic database that provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 730 academic journals, magazines and trade publications with full text for over 330 periodicals and 215 books, as well as selective coverage for over 70 publications, and an Image Collection of over 64,000 images provided by Picture Desk and others. The database has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes art scholars, artists, designers, college students, and general viewers.
ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM) provides full abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art, with more than 13,000 new entries being added each year. Entries date back as far as the late 1960s.ABM includes information on art as early from the late 19th century onwards (including photography since its invention) and abstracts of English and foreign-language material on artists, movements, and trends. ABM covers art history and theory; artist's books; conservation and restoration; contemporary, folk, and modern art; museums and galleries, performance art, and photography.
The Encyclopédie ou Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, par une Société de Gens de lettres was published under the direction of Diderot, with 17 volumes of text and 11 volumes of plates between 1751 and 1772. Containing 72,000 articles written by more than 140 contributors, the Encyclopédie was a massive reference work for the arts and sciences, as well as a machine de guerre which served to propagate the ideas of the French Enlightment.
The ArticleFirst database contains bibliographic citations that describe items listed on the table of contents pages of more than 13,000 journals in science, technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and popular culture. Each record describes an article, news story, letter, or other item. Coverage: January 1990 to the present (some titles beginning July 1992)
ARTstor is a non-profit initiative, founded by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, with a mission to use digital technology to enhance scholarship, teaching and learning in the arts and associated fields. It is a repository of over 1 million digital images and related data in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with a suite of software tools for teaching and research.Note: If you use a pop-up blocker, you will need to turn it off to access this resource.Faculty: For authorization code / password needed to access the Instructor Privileges Manager, please contact Nedda Ahmed (email@example.com).ARTstor is paid for in part by GSU Student Technology Fee.
arXiv is an e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitative biology and statistics. The contents of arXiv conform to Cornell University academic standards. arXiv is owned, operated and funded by Cornell University, a private not-for-profit educational institution. arXiv is also partially funded by the National Science Foundation.
The Astrophysics Data System (ADS) is a NASA-funded project which maintains four bibliographic databases containing more than 5.4 million records: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Instrumentation, Physics, and arXiv e-prints.The main body of data in the ADS consists of bibliographic records, searchable through the Abstract Service query forms, and browsable full-text scans of much of the astronomical literature. The ADS also provides access to electronic articles, data catalogs, and archives.
ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials combines the premier indexing from ATLA Religion Database with access to ATLA's online full-text collection of major religion and theology journals. This database includes the full text for more than 230 journals and citations from over 1,700 journals. Content coverage dates back to 1949. This database is produced by the American Theological Library Association.
ProQuest Historical NewspapersThe Atlanta Constitution, historically known as "The Voice of the New South," is a unique full-image archive offering coverage from 1868-1984. As part of the ProQuest Historical Newspapers program, every issue includes the complete paper, cover to cover, with full-page and article images in downloadable PDF.Topics covered include: post-Civil War Reconstruction, racial desegregation and the Civil Rights Movement, industrial and economic development in the New South, the origins of the Uncle Remus stories from Joel Chandler Harris, the launch of CNN, and display and classified ads.
The Atlanta Daily World is Atlanta's oldest continuously publishing African American newspaper and one of its oldest African American-owned business. Founded by W.A. Scott on August 5, 1928, it became America's first successful African American daily newspaper in 1933.
The Atlanta Historic Newspapers Archive provides online access to fourteen newspaper titles published in Atlanta from 1847 to 1922. Consisting of over 67,000 newspaper pages, the archive provides historical images that are both full-text searchable and can be browsed by date. The site provides users with a record of Atlanta's history from its origins as an railroad terminus, through the devastation of the Civil War, to its eventual growth into one of the nation's largest cities.The archive includes the following Atlanta newspaper titles: Atlanta Daily Examiner (1857), Atlanta Daily Herald (1873-1876), Atlanta Georgian (1906-1911), Atlanta Intelligencer (1851, 1854-1871), Atlantian (1911-1922), Daily/Georgia Weekly Opinion (1867-1868), Gate-City Guardian (1861), Georgia Literary and Temperance Crusader (1860-1861), New Era (1869-1872), Southern Confederacy (1861-1864), Southern Miscellany, and Upper Georgia Whig (1847), Southern World (1882-1885), Sunny South (1875-1907), Weekly Constitution (1869-1882).
The Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals offers a comprehensive listing of journal articles published worldwide on architecture and design, archaeology, city planning, interior design, landscape architecture, and historic preservation. Coverage is from the 1930s (with selective coverage dating back to the 1740s) to the present. The Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals is updated weekly.
The Bible in English Database contains twenty versions of the Bible. In addition to the twelve complete Bibles, there are five New Testament works, two Gospel works and William Tyndale's New Testament, Pentateuch and Jonah translations.
An international Bibliography of German Literature and Literary Studies.Established as a special bibliography of the University Library Frankfurt am Main the "Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft" (BDSL) has been published by Vittorio Klostermann Verlag since 1957 and comprises world-wide coverage of published literature on the German language, literature and general Germanic studies.
Compiled by Jacob Blanck and completed by Michael Winship and Virginia L. Smyers, the Bibliography of American Literature (9 vols, Yale University Press, 1955 – 1991) provides more than 37,000 records of the literary works of 281 American writers from the period of the Revolution to 1930.
This online version of the Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) contains thousands of records on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide, ranging from 1971 to the present. Through the 1991 printed volume, the BAS included citations to Western-language periodical articles, monographs, chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings, anthologies, and Festschriften. The BAS is updated regularly, with batch posting of thousands of new entires in each upload.
The Bibliography of British and Irish History provides bibliographic data on historical writing dealing with the British Isles, and with the British Empire and Commonwealth, during all periods for which written documentation is available. It is the successor to the Royal Historical Society Bibliography of British and Irish History, available online from 2002 to 2009.
Published by the Getty Research Institute of the J. Paul Getty Trust and the French Institut de l’Information Scientifique et Technique du Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (INIST-CNRS), the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) is the most comprehensive art bibliography available worldwide, covering European and American visual arts from late antiquity to the present. The database includes books, conference proceedings, essays, exhibition catalog, selected art dealers' catalogues, doctoral dissertations, microform publications, and detailed abstracts in English or French.
Biological Abstracts is a comprehensive database that indexes more than 4,000 journals covering the life sciences spectrum for subjects such as biology, biochemistry, botany, biotechnology, preclinical and experimental medicine, agriculture, and zoology. It includes coverage of meetings and conferences, literature reviews, US patents, books, and software.
Biology Browser is a free web portal by Thomson Reuters, the producer of Zoological Record & BIOSIS. It provides "information resources and updates for the life sciences information community. Free access to resources such as the Nomenclature Glossary for Zoology and the Zoological Record Thesaurus. Find useful information collected from outside sources, with links to current science news stories, relevant web sites and more. Browse by organism, subject and/or geography."
BIOSIS Citation Index provides a comprehensive view of life sciences research by providing over 23 million bibliographic records dating back to 1926; cited references to primary journal literature on vital biological research, medical research findings, and discoveries of new organisms; and original research reports and reviews in traditional biological and biomedical areas.
Black Thought and Culture (BLTC) is an electronic collection studying the historical development of black culture, containing approximately 100,000 pages of non-fiction writings by major American black leaders (teachers, artists, politicians, religious leaders, athletes, war veterans, entertainers, and other figures) covering 250 years of history.
Book Collection: Nonfiction™ is a rich research database for public libraries. A cross-curricular database, it provides content representing a wide spectrum of works, including popular series from top book publishers such as Allosaurus Publishers, Bess Press, Inc., Branden Publishing, Capstone Press, Compass Point Books, Crabtree Publishing, Eakin Press, Facts on File, Fulcrum Publishing, Great Neck Publishing, Lerner Publishing Group, Mason Crest Publishers, Morgan Reynolds, Inc., Morning Glory Press, Oliver Press, Rourke Publishing, LLC and Stackpole Books. The database includes full text entries on core subject areas, as well as information on careers, health, sports, adventure, technology, life skills and more.
Books24x7 provides web-based digital technical and business reference content, containing reference books, journals, research reports, and documentation. Users can search, browse, read, and collaborate with vast professional "Referenceware" libraries assembled with Books24x7's relationships with more than 65 IT and business publishers.The Books24x7 site requires an additional authentication step for login. To begin using Books24x7, users must first register with their GSU email address: start by clicking on the "Register" link and completing the accompanying form. For consecutive logins, users must go through the additional authentication step.NOTE: The system only accepts GSU email address. The user must select the email domain relevant for their account (for example, langate.gsu.edu or gsu.edu).
Created by the Institute of Historical Research and the History of Parliament Trust, British History Online contains primary and secondary sources, such as 19th century Ordnance Survey maps, journals of the House of Lord and House of Commons, letters, and diaries, for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.
GDP and economic accounts data and publications. Includes historical and current National Income & Product Accounts (NIPA) tables, state and county personal income data, and full text of Survey of Current Business.
Gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817), this collection is one of the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media, containing approximately 1,270 titles. Newly digitized, these newspapers, pamphlets, and books are fully text-searchable in Gale Digital Collection.
For access to Business Analyst Online GSU students, faculty, and staff will need to create a special Esri account and should contact Joe Hurley (firstname.lastname@example.org) for additional information. Esri Business Analyst Online (BAO) is a Web-based data and mapping resource that provides access to demographic, consumer spending, and business data. BAO provides detailed information and insights about consumers, their lifestyles and buying behavior, and businesses in many market areas.
Business Source Complete is the world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the ultimate collection of bibliographic and full text content. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back to 1886 are included. In addition to the searchable cited references, Business Source Complete contains detailed author profiles for the most-cited authors in the database. Journal ranking studies reveal that Business Source Complete is the overwhelmingly superior database for full text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Additional full text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.
Cambridge Journals Online provides full-text access to subscribed journals in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities published by Cambridge University Press.
CAMIO provides online access to high-quality art images from around the world contributed and described by leading museums, all rights-cleared for educational use. Every work in CAMIO is represented by at least one high-resolution image and a description. Many have additional views of the work, sound, video and curatorial notes.
The CGP is the finding tool for federal publications that includes descriptive records for historical and current publications and provides direct links to those that are available online. Users can search by authoring agency, title, subject, and general key word, or click on "Advanced Search" for more options.
The U.S. Census Bureau offers the most comprehensive demographic data for the United States. The site includes information and statistics on the nation's population, housing, business and manufacturing activity, international trade, farming, and state and local governments.
CensusCD 1970 allows access to the 1970 US Census down to the Census tract. The counts are divided into 3 groups: geographic identifiers, population counts, and housing counts; and includes over 8,500 demographics and geographic identifiers exist for areas. A full set of 1970 tract maps and mapping software is also included. You can export the file data into statistical, database, spreadsheet, or mapping packages. CensusCD 1970 is currently accessible via Internet Explorer only.
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is a consortium of North American universities, colleges, and independent research libraries. The consortium acquires and preserves newspapers, journals, documents, archives, and other traditional and digital resources for research and teaching and makes them available to member institutions through interlibrary loan and electronic delivery.These holdings are available for use by students, scholars and other researchers affiliated with Georgia State University. While a few collections are accessible digitally, most of the material can be borrowed via interlibrary loan. CRL loan terms are generous and feature long loan periods and few restrictions.Request CRL materials through the University Library using Illiad. Please include a statement in the note field that the item is from CRL.
The Chicago Defender was the most influential African-American newspaper of the 20th century, with more than two-thirds of its readership outside the Chicago area. This resource provides full page and article images with searchable full text.
Published by the University of Chicago Press, the Chicago Manual of Style prescribes guidance on style and process for writers, editors, and publishers, dealing with aspects of editorial practice such as American English grammar and document preparation. The 16th edition expands coverage of producing electronic publications and electronic rights, firmer rules and clearer recommendations, and simultaneous publication of the print and online editions.
Child Development & Adolescent Studies contains references to the current and historical literature related to growth and development of children through the age of 21. Book reviews and abstracts from hundreds of journals and a bibliography of thousands of technical reports, books, book chapters, theses and dissertations covering biomedical and social sciences worldwide are indexed in this database. More than 383,000 records are included, with over 10,000 new records added each year.
Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries and Choice Reviews Online provide over 7,000 reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. In addition, the online format provides forthcoming title lists, Outstanding Academic Titles (OATs), editorials, bibliographic essays, and also exclusive online content.
The Chronicle of Higher Education provides news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators, serving as a major news service for US academic affairs. It is published every Monday and provides daily web updated through RSS feeds; all content from 1989 to present is available.
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO), a comprehensive resource for theory and research in international affairs, publishes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals, and policy briefs from 1991 to the present. It includes teaching materials such as original case studies and course packs of background readings. All sections of CIAO are updated monthly.
CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature) Plus with Full Text provides access to over 700 nursing and allied health journals, health care books, nursing dissertations, selected proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, and Evidence-Based Care Sheets, as well as records, additional journals, and records dating back to 1937. Subject coverage including nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health, and 17 allied health disciplines.
This database contains the full text of major articles published between November 1, 1860 and April 15, 1865 from over 2.500 issues of The New York Herald, The Charleston Mercury, and the Richmond Enquirer. Coverage from Union and Confederate newspapers begins with the events preceding the outbreak of war at Fort Sumter, the surrender at Appomattox, and ends with the assassination and funeral of Abraham Lincoln, including news articles, eye-witness accounts and official reports of battles and events, editorials, advertisements, and bibliographies, as well as articles describing travel, arts and leisure, geographical descriptions, sports and sporting, and social events.
Index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities* CLASE indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities.* PERIODICA covers journals specializing in science and technology. * Offers access to more than 300,000 bibliographic citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.
Classical Music Library is a comprehensive streaming audio collection of classical music, providing access to a growing collection of over 750,000 tracks, including nearly 50,000 recordings from EMI. The works can be broswed by discipline, release date, language, label, and performer, and covers a broad range of studies, including music history, music appreciation, music performance, analysis, and theory as well as all major genres and time periods from medieval to contemporary, from choral works to symphonies, operas, and the avant-garde.Compatability requirements: audio enabled (computers require sound cards and speakers/headphones), Internet connection with at least 56KBps bandwidth, and firewall rules (allowing MP3 and Windows Media content and to have port 1755 open). CML streams in two audio formats: Windows Media Audio for PCs using Internet Explorer and MP3 for PCs using Netscape or Firefox as well as Apple Macs.
Classical Scores Library I includes more than 400,000 pages of the most important classical music scores every written from classical music's most studied composers, including Bach, Schubert, Mozart, Handel, Beethoven, Liszt, Brahms, Chopin, and thousands more. Volume I also includes 100 scores from the Barry S. Brook Center's collection of 17th and 18th century French Opera.Classical Scores Library II provides online access to 200,000 pages of additional scores to Classic Scores Library I. Volume II includes a range of composers not covered in Volume I such as Michael Tippert, Hugo Wolf, Claude Debussy, Erik Satie, Gabriel Faure, Maurice Ravel, Charles Ives, Andrew Schultz, Moya Henderson, Nicholas Vines, Giovanni Sammartini, Michael Haydn, Carl Orff, and others, as well as alternative editions of much of music's most studied compositions. In addition, Volume II also includes all 60 volumes of The Symphony 1720-1840, the largest source of 18th century symphonies comprising 550 symphonic works.The collection spans time periods from the Renaissance to the 21st century. Coverage is comprehensive, with full scores, study scores, piano and vocal scores, and piano reductions. Users can search according to title, key, genre, instruments, time period, composer, publisher, and more.
The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases providing reliable and up-to-date information on the effects of interventions in health care. It includes: Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR), Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), Cochrane Methodology Register, Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE), Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database, and NHS Economic Evaluation Database. Published on a quarterly basis, it providers information and evidence to support decisions in health care and to inform those receiving care.
CMMC incorporates CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth in the communication and mass media fields.
For access to Community Analyst GSU students, faculty, and staff will need to create a special Esri account and should contact Joe Hurley (email@example.com) for additional information. Esri Community Analyst is a Web-based data and mapping resource that provides access to demographic, Census, health, crime, and business data.
Access to Compustat Research Insight is provided through Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS), a web-based business data research service from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Users must open an account at the WRDS home. WRDS will notify Terry Decker, who is Georgia State’s WRDS administrator. After Mr. Decker verifies that the user is a Georgia State faculty, staff, or student, WRDS will forward the account information to that person who will then be able to access Compustat via WRDS from anywhere in the world.
Computer Source provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. This database features: - nearly 250 full text periodicals - abstracts and indexing for over 320 titles - valuable market information on topics such as computers, telecommunications, electronics, and the Internet. - information users need to remain informed on the technological advances that are changing our world.
Conference Board is a searchable database of full-text research reports on the latest issues in business management and US and global economics. Proprietary, nonbiased research includes studies of F500 companies on business trends, leadership decisions, performance excellence, corporate governance, HR, productivity, CRM and more. Economics material includes US and global economic indicators and analysis and forecasts of regional, national, and international economic conditions.
Consumer Health Complete™ (CHC) is the single most comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. This full text database covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, men & women's health, etc.
Contemporary Artists Index (CAI) is a unique resource developed and maintained by the Cleveland Institute of Art's Gund Library staff. CAI indexes approximately 20,000 artists, artists groups, photographers, craftspeople, designers, and design firms whose work appears in group exhibition catalogs added to the Gund Library since 1991, as well as the video periodical Art Today and View, a periodical specializing in artist interviews. The index includes Gund Library call numbers.
Updated annually, CQ Almanac offers authoritative congressional reporting on the major activities of the US Congress dating back to 1945. Users are able to access tables, graphs, and charts to explain the issues; browse by subject, decade, or by a particular year's table of contents; use the Policy Tracker to explore a specific policy topic and see how it changed over the years; save useful documents or frequent searches; and automatically generate citations in four sytles with CQ Press's CiteNow! feature.
Published annually since 1972, the Historic Documents Series contains 32 volumes of primary sources. Each volume includes approximately 100 documents covering the most significant events of that particular year. These documents range from presidential speeches, international agreements, and Supreme Court decisions to U.S. governmental reports, scientific findings, and cultural discussions.
CQ Researcher provides in-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy dating back to 1991 (PDF files are available from January 1996 and color PDFs are available from January 2001). The reports are published in print and online 44 times a year by CQ Press. The reports are single-themed, 12,000 words, researched and written by a seasoned journalist, and are organized with an introductory overview (including three pro/con debates), a background and chronology on the topic, an assessment of the current situation, tables and maps, a pro/con debate by representatives of opposing positions, and bibliographies of key sources.
Criminal Justice Abstracts is a comprehensive database covering the subjects of criminal justice, criminal law and procedure, corrections and prisons, police and policing, criminal investigation, forensic sciences and investigation, history of crime, substance abuse and addiction, probation and parole, and criminology. It contains over 466,000 records, complete coverage of almost 600 titles, searchable references for over 230 titles, and a Publications Authority of key titles.
ProQuest Criminal Justice Periodicals Index (CJPI) is a comprehensive database of US and international criminal justice journals, supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, litigation, and crime trends. It includes correctional and law enforcement trade publications, crime reports, crime blogs, and abstract and indexing for 250 titles, with more than 100 in full text. Included titles: American Journal of Criminal Justice, FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Journal of Forensic Sciences, Women Police.
Criminology: A SAGE Full-Text Collection includes the full text of 24 journals published by SAGE and participating societies and up to 87 years of backfiles. It covers subjects as Criminal Justice, Juvenile Delinquency, Juvenile Justice, Corrections, Penology, Policing, Forensic Psychology, and Family and Domestic Violence. The searchable database consists of bibliographic records (indexed summaries or abstracts) as well as the complete text of each journal article. Every bibliographic record in the Collection links to the appropriate full-text in PDF format.
Current Contents Connect is a current awareness database providing easy Web access to complete tables of contents, abstracts, bibliographic information, and abstracts of recently published issues of leading scholarly journals and from more than 7,000 relevant, evaluated websites. It includes an Analyze Tool that helps find hidden trends and patterns and identify leading researchers, institutions, and journals; an Author Finder to distinguish between authors with the same name and group; access to EndNote Web to organize your references; and indexing of all information in journals, not just articles. You can also simultaneously search Current Contents Connect with other Web of Knowledge resources GSU subscribes to.
Discover research data, including data studies, data sets from a wide range of international data repositories and connect them with the scientific literature to track data citation.
The Derwent Innovations Index resource searches patent and citation inventions in chemical, electrical, electronic, and mechanical engineering. It merges the value-added patent information from Derwent World Patents Index with the patent citation information from Derwent Patent Citation Index, including backfile data to 1963.
Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online brings complete online access to all volumes of Gale's Dictionary of Literary Biography, the Dictionary of Literary Biography Documentary Series, and the Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook Series. Featuring comprehensive literary biographies written by recognized literary scholars and critics, it also includes profiles of more than 143,000 past and present authors, historians, journalists, screenwriters, publishers, and playwrights. The biographies discuss the lives and careers of the literary figures profiled, along with the critical response to their works.
The Dictionary of Old English (DOE) Corpus contains at least one copy of texts surviving in Old English, written on parchment, carved in stone, and inscribed in jewelry. The texts comprise of prose, poetry, and glosses to Latin text and inscriptions, including texts covering saints' lives, sermons, biblical translations, penitential writings, laws, charters and wills, records (manumissions, land grants, land sales, and land surveys), chronicles, tables for computing the movable feasts of the Church calendar for astrological calculations, medical texts, prognostics, charms, and cryptograms. The DOE Corpus represents over 3 million words of Old English and fewer than 1 million words of Latin, and the texts are XML-encoded and are conformant with the Text Encoding Initiative Guidelines (TEI-P5 2007).
The Digital Archive @ Georgia State University highlights the research and scholarly productivity of members of the University community. The University Library administers the archive to collect, organize, disseminate, and preserve the digital scholarly output of Georgia State University faculty, students and staff.
This is the Digital Library of Georgia's web page linking to significant historical newspapers from Atlanta, Columbus, Macon, and Milledgeville among others.
The Digital National Security Archive is a collaboration of the National Security Archive and ProQuest providing a comprehensive collection of declassified US government documents. These digitized primary documents go back to 1945 and cover more than 94,000 documents.
Digital Sanborn Maps, provided by ProQuest, provide 660,000 maps charting the growth and development of more than 12,000 American towns and cities. They are large-scale plans of a city or town, drawn at a scale of 50 feet to one inch, estimating the potential risk for urban structures. The maps list street blocks, building numbers, property boundaries, building use, and building information (building's outline, size, shape and construction materials, heights, and function of structures, location of windows and doors). Our subscription provides coverage for the state of Georgia.
Abstracts covering dissertations accepted at accredited U.S. institutions since 1861, and thousands of new dissertations and theses are added each year. For dissertations done in 1997 and later, PDFs of some titles are available.
This database gives access to the dissertations and theses produced by students at Georgia State University.
Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800 is a collection containing virtually every book, pamphlet, and broadside published in America over a 160-year period. Digitized from Charles Evans' renowned "American Bibliography" and Roger Bristol's supplement, it includes more than 36,000 printed works and 2.3 million pages.
Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains more than 125,000 titles written from 1473-1700 that were printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, and British North America. It includes digitized images of primary sources such as almanacs, pamphlets, musical scores, and prayer books as well as all the works listed in The Short-Title Catalogue (Pollard & Redgrave, 1475-1640), The Short-Title Catalogue II (Wing, 1641-1700); The Thomson Tracts, and the Early English Books Tracts Supplements.
Ebook Library (EBL) is a web-based ebook lending platform.
Ebrary provides eBooks on a variety of subjects from more than 350 leading publishers. The ebrary platform also incorporates the e-Duke Scholarly Books Collection that includes online access to scholarly books from Duke University Press in the humanities and social sciences. In addition, the platform now offers access to Duke University Press back-list titles available in electronic form.
EBSCO’s extensive collection of eBook titles on EBSCOhost allows for a comprehensive and powerful search experience—with every search, relevant eBook titles will appear directly alongside your other EBSCO databases, exposing users to the full depth of your library’s offerings and increasing usage and visibility of your library’s entire collection.
Access to the EBSCO Databases, including Academic Search Complete and Business Source Complete.The EBSCOhost databases may be searched individually or simultaneously. Use the brower's BACK button, then click on the menu entry for EBSCOhost Databases. You will then be able to use the checkboxes to select the databases you wish to search.
The American Economic Association's electronic indexing database, this is the world's foremost source of references to economic literature. EconLit adheres to the high quality standards long recognized by subscribers to the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) and is a reliable source of abstracts & citations to economic research dating back to 1969. It provides comprehensive information on accounting, capital markets, econometrics, economic forecasting, government regulations, labor economics, monetary theory, urban economics and much more. EconLit records include abstracts of books, some journal articles, and working papers published by the Cambridge University Press. These sources bring the total records available on the database to more than 825,000.
Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Country Commerce is a reference guide to the specific operating conditions, commercial laws, and business regulations in 56 countries, providing details on operating conditions, commercial laws, and the regulatory framework in these countries. Each report offers key economic indicators and current lists of key contracts at banks, ministries, chambers of commerce, and other key institutions. It is updated annually.
Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Country Data is a comprehensive database of economic indicators and forecasts for 201 countries and 45 regional aggregates from 1980 to the last five years. It contains key variables for the 82 most important markets projected to 2030 in order to facilitate business planning.
EIU ViewsWire delivers daily business intelligence on 203 countries, highlighting more than 250 important economic, political, and market developments around the works with concise analytical briefings on the business implications of those developments. Note: most users will want to navigate this resource by country.
Developed through the merger of databases from EBSCO and H.W. Wilson, and including many unique sources not previously available, this database covers scholarly research and information to meet the needs of education students, professionals and policy makers. This massive file offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full-text education journals, and encompasses an international array of English-language periodicals, monographs, yearbooks and more.
Science is a massively parallel human endeavor to explain and predict the nature of the physical world. In science, knowledge is acquired cumulatively and collaboratively—and the principal mode for sharing this knowledge is the institution of scholarly publishing. In science, ideas are built upon ideas, models upon models, verifications upon prior verifications. This cumulative process of construction leaves behind it a latticework of citations, from which we can reconstruct the geography of scientific thought and retrace the paths along which intellectual activity has proceeded.The Eigenfactor Project™ is a non-commercial academic research project sponsored by the Bergstrom lab in the Department of Biology at the University of Washington. We aim to use recent advances in network analysis and information theory to develop novel methods for evaluating the influence of scholarly periodicals and for mapping the structure of academic research. We are committed to broadly disseminating our research findings and technological developments, while respecting the confidentiality of the data sources we use.
Eighteenth Century Collections (ECCO) is based on the comprehensive digital edition of Gale's The Eighteenth Century microfilm collection and the English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC), offering the most comprehensive online library of 18th century titles printed in the United Kingdom. It includes over 180,000 titles from books, pamphlets, essays, broadsides, and more, printed in English as well as Dutch, French, German, Italian, Latin, Spanish, and Welsh.
The European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI) toolbox area provides a comprehensive range of tools for the field of bioinformatics. Includes: Similarity & homology search, sequence analysis, structure analysis, and protein functional analysis.
Empire Online is an interactive collection of primary source documents, bringing together manuscript, printed, and visual materials for the study of "Empire" and its theories, practices, and consequences, covering the last five centuries. It features scholarly essays, maps, and an interactive chronology to assist academics to explore colonial history, politics, culture, and society.
A multi-disciplinary reference work and research tool designed to record the facts of Iranian history and civilization. A precisely documented reference work on the lands, life, culture and history of all Iranian peoples and their interaction with other societies. From the biographies of notable men and women in every field of endeavor to descriptions of all Iranian cities and monuments (ancient and modern), from oil installations to major banks, from Zoroastrian scriptures to Jewish shrines to Islamic rituals, from Persian classics to modern novels, from Iranian flora and fauna to Persian music and folklore, from philosophy and mysticism and Persian calligraphy to Persian and Afghan architecture, no aspect of life in Iranian and related cultural areas is neglected.
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, Encyclopaedia Judaica, 2nd edition is important to scholars, general readers and students.
Includes articles on Muslims of every age and land, on tribes and dynasties, on the crafts and sciences, on political and religious institutions, on the geography, ethnography of the various countries and on the history, topography and monuments of the major towns and cities. Its scope encompasses the old Arabo-Islamic empire, the Islamic countries of Iran, Central Asia, the Indian sub-continent and Indonesia, the Ottoman Empire and all other Islamic countries.
The Encyclopedia of Associations provides information on United States and international membership organizations in all fields. Content comes from three individual titles: Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the US (nonprofit American national membership organizations), Encyclopedia of Associations: Regional, State, and Local Organizations (US nonprofit membership organizations with interstate, instrastate, city, or local scope), and Encyclopedia of Associations: International Organizations (multinational and national membership organizations, including US-based organizations with a binational or multinational membership).
This encyclopedia describes the Buddhist world view, basic teachings and practices of Buddhism, as well as its different schools and sects. In addition to containing entries on Buddhist scriptures, art, architecture, divinities, monastic orders, festivals, rites and ceremonies, this 2-vol. set explores the history of Buddhism, the different forms it has taken in different parts of the world, and how Buddhism has blended with other religions.
This encyclopedia looks at Islam's role in the modern world, doing so in the context of the religion's history and development over the last 13 centuries. Containing thematic articles, biographies of key figures, definitions, illustrations, maps and more, this new encyclopedia fills a need in this key area of religious studies.
The second edition of this highly regarded encyclopedia, intended to reflect both changes in academia and in the world since 1987, includes almost all of the 2,750 original entries -- many heavily updated -- as well as approximately 600 entirely new articles. Preserving the best of the first edition's cross-cultural approach, while emphasizing religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture, this new edition is the definitive work in the field for the 21st century. An international team of scholars and contributors have reviewed, revised and added to every word of the classic work, making it relevant to the questions and interests of all researchers.
The English Poetry Database provides access to the full text of the works of more than 1,250 poets from 600 to 1900. The database contains over 165,000 poems drawn from 4,500 printed sources. The works of all poets, both major and lesser-known, are included. Any accompanying text written by the poet and forming an integral part of the poem, such as dedications, notes, arguments and epigraphs, is also generally included. The bibliographic basis of the English Poetry Database is the New Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature, Cambridge University Press, 1969-72 (NCBEL).
The 'English Short Title Catalogue' (ESTC) is a comprehensive, international union catalogue listing early books, serials, newspapers and selected ephemera printed before 1801. It contains catalogue entries for items issued in Britain, Ireland, overseas territories under British colonial rule, and the United States. Also included is material printed elsewhere which contains significant text in English, Welsh, Irish or Gaelic, as well as any book falsely claiming to have been printed in London.The database contains nearly 470,000 entries, and represents the holdings of some 2,000 libraries world-wide.
The Entertainment Industry Magazine Archive (EIMA) contains primary resources covering the history of the film and entertainment industries from the era of vaudeville and silent movies to 2000. It covers behind-the-scenes activities of the music, film, and entertainment industries, including complete runs of major trade and consumer magazines, developing a contextual understanding of the entertainment industry as it evolved over the 20th century.
The Entrez page is home to the Entrez Global Query database search engine (the Entrez cross-database search page). The entire group of individual Entrez databases is organized on this page with literature databases at the top including PubMed, PubMed Central, Journals, Books, OMIM and OMIA. The NCBI Site Search is also listed. The sequence databases include Nucleotide, Protein, Genome, Structure, and SNPs. The remaining databases are Taxonomy, Gene, UniGene, HomoloGene, Conserved Domains, 3D Domains, UniSTS, PopSet, GEO Profiles, GEO Datasets, PubChem Bio-Assay, PubChem Compound, PubChem Substance, Cancer Chromosomes, Probe, MeSH, Journals and NLM Catalog. Links to popular NCBI Web pages, such as PubMed, Human Genome, Map Viewer, and BLAST, are on the toolbar. There is also a link to the "GenBank" database, leading to the Nucleotide database.By using the Entrez Global query, a search across all Entrez databases is performed by entering a simple search term or phrase in the "Search across databases" query box. Select the Go button to execute the search, or press the Enter button on your keyboard. The CLEAR button erases search terms in the query box; use it to begin a new search. The results found in each database are displayed on the Global Query page. Click on the result number or its adjacent database name to get to the specific results. See the link to the Global Query Help document, which is to the right of the CLEAR button.
Environment Complete™ offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. The database contains citations for articles from domestic and international journals, monographs and conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Education.
Gain immediate access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index with ERIC.
ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) is supported by the U.S. Department of Education's Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI). ERIC contains over one million records of journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, and books.
Ethnic NewsWatch is a comprehensive full text database of newspapers, magazines, and journals from ethnic and minority presses. Ethnic NewsWatch covers 1990 to the present, offering national and regional perspectives; and Ethnic NewsWatch: A History covers the years 1959 to 1989, focusing on African American, Hispanic American, and Native American presses from over 30 full-text titles.
Factiva, from Dow Jones & Company, provides essential business news and information with content delivery tools and services to help users make better business decisions faster. It combines more than 35,000 sources and gives access to content from 200 countries in 26 languages, providing authoritative coverage of the latest developments in the business world.
Family & Society Studies Worldwide provides comprehensive coverage of research, policy, and practice literature of Family Science, Human Ecology, Human Development, and Social Welfare. It is an anthology of four databases covering records from 1970 to the present, including book chapters, books, conference papers, discussion materials, government reports, theses and dissertations, and more.
GPO's Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides public access to Government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies and preserved as technology changes.
Film & Television Literature Index is a comprehensive bibliographic database providing indexing and abstracts for publications related to film and television literature. It is for college students, general viewers, and film scholars, covering film & television theory, preservation & restoration, screenwriting, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.
Films on Demand (Master Academic Collection)consists of 7,000 video titles (77,000 segments) in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Health, and Science. Also included is the new collection of United Newsreels which includes an additional 260 titles (1,250 segments).
Fuente Académica Premier covers all major subject areas with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology.
Features over 25,000 informative segments of the encyclopedia.
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index™ is the premier resource for access to articles about gardens and plants. Topics include horticulture, botany, garden and landscape design & history, ecology, plant and garden conservation, garden management, and horticultural therapy. A highlight of the database is its focus on environmentally sustainable horticultural and design practices. This index and abstract product is designed for gardening enthusiasts, professionals, and students of horticulture and of garden and landscape design & history. Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index covers a wide range of serial titles including general gardening titles of national, international, and regional interest, and titles devoted to specialty gardens and plant groups.
The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online is a comprehensive online resource devoted to world music research. It contains more than 9,000 pages of materials, 300 audio recordings, and entries from more than 700 expert, international contributors. Users have full-text access to content from the entire ten print volume set, associated audio examples, musical illustrations/photos/drawings, song texts and score examples, and charts and maps of world regions.
GenderWatch is a database of publications that focus on how gender impacts perspectives on women's studies, men's studies, the transgendered community, and historical changes in gender roles. It provides articles on topics such as sexuality, religion, societal roles, feminism, masculinity, eating disorders, day care, and the work place in publications like scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, regional publications, books and NGO, government documents, and special reports, with archival material dating back to 1970.
The GeoRef database, produced by the American Geological Institute, is a comprehensive geosciences database containing references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports, and theses. GeoRef provides subject coverage in mineralogy and crystallography, general mineralogy, mineralogy of silicates, and mineralogy of non-silicates.
The Georgia Attorney General's Office maintains a web site of information on its staff, history, mission, organization, etc. The site also provides the ability to search the opinions of the Attorney General (1994-present).
Georgia Administrative Rules and Regulations is an electronic version of the Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia. NOTE: The Rules and Regulations of the State of Georgia is a compilation of the rules and regulations of state agencies that have been filed with the Office of Secretary of State pursuant the Georgia Administrative Procedures Act, O.C.G.A.§ 50-13-1 et seq.
The Georgia Code, hosted by LexisNexis, is the compilation of the currently enforcable laws of the state of Georgia. The database is searchable by keyword and by code number. The code can also be browsed by title, chapter, and section.
Georgia Corporate Search lists all organizations or individuals licensed for business by the Georgia Secretary of State. Information provided for each license holder includes: address, chief executive officer, secretary, and chief financial officer.To log into the system and access online services, including corporation filings, annual registrations, name reservations, certified copy orders, and view filed documents, patrons will need register for a free cGov360 account at https://cgov.sos.state.ga.us/Account.aspx/Register.
The Georgia Newspaper Database is an outgrowth of the Georgia Newspaper Project managed by the University ofGeorgia Libraries. Since the early 1950s the UGA Libraries have made a systematic effort to identify and obtain copies of every newspaper ever published in Georgia and to preserve these valuable historical resources on microfilm. To date over 15 million pages of newsprint have been microfilmed, including at least one newspaper from every county in Georgia that published a newspaper. The Georgia Newspaper Project is part of the U.S. Newspaper Project and has received support from the National Endowment for the Humanities.
The GKR brings together research, scholarly and archival content from institutional repositories at the following Georgia colleges and universities: Albany State University, College of Coastal Georgia, Columbus State University, Georgia Gwinnett College, Georgia Institute of Technology, Georgia Regents University, Georgia Southern University, Georgia State University, Kennesaw State University, University of Georgia, and Valdosta State University. Information in the GKR includes scholarly articles, reports and papers, presentations and speeches, theses and dissertations, administrative and archival material, and other selected content representing the scholarly output of these institutions. The GKR is browsable by academic discipline or by institution, and keyword searching (including some full text) is available.
The Georgia Legislative Documents provide access to legislative resources. The database currently contains the Acts of the General Assembly of the State of Georgia for the years 1799-1999, with a few gaps.The Acts are the actual text of the laws and resolutions as they were voted upon by the General Assembly. The text as published in the Acts is different from the text published in the Georgia Code.The Journals outline the passage of bills and resolutions through each chamber of the General Assembly. The House of Representatives Journals to be included in the database were published 1781-1995; the Senate Journals to be included were published 1789-1995.
georgia.gov is the online connection to the State of Georgia. It provides to access information on the many services and programs available in Georgia. In additional to legislative and government agency information, there are links to resources for travel information about the state, local and regional government, and the governor's office.
The Gerritsen Collection of Aletta H. Jacobs is a cross-cultural resource for the study of women's history. Coverage spans more than four centuries (1543-1945) and 15 languages from continental Europe, the US, the United Kingdom, Canada, and New Zealand. It contains over two million pages in full image, and many international primary sources. The Gerritsen Collection consists of two segments: The Periodical Series (comprised of 265 titles) and the Monograph Language Series (comprised of 4,471 monographs and pamphlets tracing suffragism, women's issues, and the history of organized movements).
Global Health is a public health database providing information on biomedical life sciences, chronic diseases, disease diagnosis and therapy, public health nutrition, food safety and hygiene, environmental and occupational health, toxicology, health services and systems, and tropical and international health. It includes publications from over 100 countries in 50 languages back to 1973 covering public health aspects at the international and community levels.
The Global Terrorism Database (GTD) is an open-source database including information on terrorist events around the world from 1970 through 2007 (with annual updates planned for the future). Unlike many other event databases, the GTD includes systematic data on domestic as well as transnational and international terrorist incidents that have occurred during this time period and now includes more than 80,000 cases. For each GTD incident, information is available on the date and location of the incident, the weapons used and nature of the target, the number of casualties, and—when identifiable—the group or individual responsible.
This collection contains the complete run of the Godey's Lady's Book magazine and is a resource portraying 19th century American life and culture. Started in 1830, it entertained, informed, and educated the growing audience of American women. It first included fashion descriptions and plates, biography sketches, sheet music, and articles about mineralogy, handcrafts, female costume, dance, equestrienne procedures, health and hygiene, recipes, and remedies. Later, it became a literary magazine containing book reviews and works from celebrated 19th century authors and frequently discussed the notion of "women's sphere."
Google Scholar searches academic publishers, professional societies and pre-print archives.
The U.S. Government Printing Office Monthly Catalog of Publications is a database consisting of citations to documents published by the GPO since July 1976. The Catalog includes references to congressional committee reports and hearings, debates, documents from executive departments, and more. The print edition counterpart to this database has been published by the government under various titles since 1895.
The Handbook is a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities. Each year, more than 130 academics from around the world choose over 5,000 works for inclusion in the Handbook. Continuously published since 1936, the Handbook offers Latin Americanists an essential guide to available resources.
Harper's Weekly, America's leading 19th century illustrated newspaper, covers the Civil War era to the Gilded Age in a consistent, chronological record. HarpWeek contains the full text of Harper's Weekly and provides a Thesaurus-based index that is searchable by subject (including personal names), literature and publishing, and advertising.
This resource provides more than 580 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong, including full text from Clinical Nursing Research, Creative Nursing, Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Journal of Child + Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, Journal of Clinical Nursing, Journal of Community Health Nursing, Journal of Family Nursing, Journal of Nursing Management, Journal of the Society of Pediatric Nurses, Nurse Practitioner, Nursing, Nursing Diagnosis, Nursing Ethics, Nursing Forum, Nursing Inquiry, Nursing Management, Patient Care for the Nurse Practitioner, Western Journal of Nursing Research, and many more.
Presently, HeinOnline has four major library collections: the Law Journal Library, the Federal Register Library, the Treaties and Agreements Library, and the U.S. Supreme Court Library.All of these libraries are image-based and fully-searchable, meaning that they provide exact page images and enable the researcher to view all pages as they originally appeared in hardcopy-including all charts, graphs, and photographs. Also, the libraries in HeinOnline provide comprehensive coverage from the inception of each publication, something no other online publisher currently offers.Access to HeinOnline is provided by the Georgia State University College of Law Library.
Historical Abstracts covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more. The database indexes more than 1,700 academic historical journals in over 40 languages back to 1955.
Historical Statistics of the United States (HSUS) is a reference source for quantitative facts of American history. This resource is fully cross-referenced and indexed, providing easily searchable tables, their documentation, and essays, and covers migration, health, crime, the Confederate States of America, and more.
The database features cover-to-cover full text for more than 650 historical encyclopedias and other non-fiction books, including award winning titles from many top publishers.
History Vault consists of primary source materials from ProQuest's University Publications of America (UPA) Collection, including records from federal agencies, letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, diaries on the struggle for black freedom and civil rights during the 20th century. Black Freedom Struggle I consists of 37 collections of records from federal government agencies, and Black Freedom Struggle II consists of 36 personal papers and organizational records collections.
Hoover's, Inc., a D&B Company, delivers comprehensive insight and analysis about the companies, industries, and people that drive the economy, along with the powerful tools to find and connect to the right people to get business done.
Hospitality and Tourism Complete covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism.
Humanities International Index is a comprehensive database covering journals, books and other important reference sources in the humanities. Formerly the American Humanities Index, this database contains bibliographic records from a multitude of U.S. and international journals, books and reference works. Humanities International Index provides citations and abstracts for articles, essays and reviews, as well as original creative works including poems, fiction, photographs, paintings and illustrations.
IBISWorld China Industry Reports provides analysis of over 200 Chinese industries with semi-annual updates. The reports cover the industry's description, outlook, life cycle stage, the competitive landscape, major companies, and key statistics.
IBISWorld US Industry Reports provides economic, demographic, and government data on 700 American industries, updated three times per year. In addition, each report offers key statistics and analysis on market characteristics, operating conditions, current and forecast performance, and major industry participants.
ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) seeks to advance and expand social and behavioral research by providing training in data access, curation, and methods of analysis for the social science research community as well a a data archive social science research.
IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) Xplore digital library is a discovery and access resource for scientific and technical content in publications for electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics. Content coverage includes journals, conference proceedings, technical standards, eBooks, and education courses.
InCites is a customized, citation-based research evaluation tool on the Web that enables patrons to analyze institutional productivity and benchmark output against peers worldwide.
Index to Printed Music (IPM) provides indexing for individual pieces of music printed in standard scholarly editions covering content from ancient Greek times to the present. Content is searchable by composer name or ID, collection, editor, format, genre, language, librettist, series, publication year, and publisher.
nformation Science & Technology Abstracts™ is a leading database in the areas of information science. Subject coverage includes classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry, scholarly communication, electronic publishing, and more. ISTA indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings, with ongoing comprehensive coverage of the most important periodicals in this field.
The International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS) includes over two million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951. Its international material 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.
International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance™ with Full Text contains all of the content available in International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance as well as full text for some of the titles. It also contains author supplied abstracts and keywords, and author affiliations as well.
Written for film students and film buffs alike, this set features thorough coverage of legendary films, actors, actresses, directors, writers, and other production artists through detailed essays and commentary by experts. Entries include biographies, filmographies, comprehensive credits, production information, major awards, and bibliographies.
The International Encyclopedia of Communication is a collection spanning the scholarship, evidence, and methodology of communication research. Interdisciplinary content spans the breadth of communication studies, covering communication theory and philosophy, interpersonal communication, journalism, intercultural and intergroup communication, media effects, strategic communication/PR, communication and media law and policy, world media systems, and communication and technology. It includes reader-friendly A-Z entries, cross-referencing, lexicon by subject area, and a comprehensive index.
International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP) provides indexing and abstracts for international music periodicals from over 20 countries and full text for more than 140 of the indexed journals, providing scholarly and popular content coverage from 1874 to current. Subject coverage includes music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms, and composition.
Investext is a database providing analyst reports from major investment banks and investment advisors. Content includes brokerage and investment reports, forecasts, statistics, in-depth financial analyses, and assessments of management/marketing strategies on companies and industries worldwide. Data can be accessed via the "Research" folder or via the "Thomson Research" link in the "Jump To" menu. NOTE: Please ignore the pricing information on the results list.
IOPscience is a platform for content published by IOP Publishing, providing access to over 70 journals devoted to increasing the understanding, practice, and application of physics. Subjects covered include biomedical engineering, metamaterials, quantum information, materials science, semiconductors, photonics and lasers, mathematics and mathematical physics, and more.
The iPOLL Databank is a comprehensive resource for US public opinion poll data. It is a full-text retrieval system, organized at the question-level, and provides the tools to sift through questions asked on national public opinion surveys since 1935. GSU users can access the download data sets, many of which are available in SPSS format. This database is funded by the Department of Public Administration and Urban Studies.
IPUMS (Integrated Public Use Microdata Series) is the world's largest collection of publicly available individual level census data. It includes United States Decennial Census data from 1850 to the present (IPUMS-USA), the United States American Community Survey data from 1962 to the present (IPUMS-ACS) and Census data from 1960 forward, covering 480 million people in 211 censuses from around the world (IPUMS-International). NOTE: IPUMS data is available to download for analysis, or can also be analyzed online at their site once you create an IPUMS account.
Issues and Controversies provides up-to-date, in-depth, and objective information on topics in politics, business government and society, family and community, education, and popular culture. It provides authoritative factual analysis, covering multiple opposing points of view, and also enhances the full backfile of Issues and Controversies On File, dating back to 1995.
The JAMA Network Backfiles is a full-text digital resource that includes every issue of JAMA and the JAMA specialty journals published between 1883 and 1997. Includes research articles, reviews, editorials, commentaries, letters, book reviews, and news from JAMA, Archives of Internal Medicine, Archives of Surgery, Archives of Otolaryngology, Archives of Dermatology, Archives of Facial Plastic Surgery, Archives of Neurology, Archives of Opthalmology, Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, and Archives of General Psychiatry. Access provided by the Georgia State University Law Library.
The Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism presents a comprehensive historical survey of important figures, schools, and movements in literary theory and discourse. It examines developments that have shaped literary theory and criticism and as an encyclopedia guide to individuals ranging from Plato and Aristotle to 20th century scholars, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.
Journal Citation Reports (JCR) provides citation data on journals in science, technology, and the social sciences for evaluation and comparison. It shows the most frequently cited journals in a field, the highest impact journals in a field, and the largest journals in a field.
The Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is a peer-reviewed scientific video journal covering biological, medical, chemical, and physical research. It is devoted to help researchers overcome the challenges of reproductibility and learning new experimental techniques. All JoVE articles are indexed in PubMed/MEDLINE, SciFinder, and Scopus.
The Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is a peer-reviewed scientific video journal covering biological, medical, chemical, and physical research. It is devoted to help researchers overcome the challenges of reproductibility and learning new experimental techniques. All JoVE articles are indexed in PubMed/MEDLINE, SciFinder, and Scopus.
JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals, books, and primary sources. It offers an interdisciplinary journal archive across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. The archive offers an interlinked aggregation of scholarly works as well as long-term preservation: journal content begins with volume 1, issue 1, including previous and related titles, up until the most recent 3-5 years of published issues, which are not available.
This resource contains the Key Business Ratios archives. The D&B Industry Norms and key Business Ratios are made possible through over one million financial statements in the D&B Financial Information Base. This file consists of U.S. corporations, partnerships and proprietorships both public and privately owned, in all size ranges, and includes over 800 different lines of business as defined by the U.S. Standard industrial Classification (SIC) code numbers. Our data is collected weekly, maintained daily, and constantly edited and updated.
Key Business Ratios (KBR) provides online access to competitive benchmarking data. This tool examines industry benchmarks compiled from D&B's database of public and private companies and providing solvency, efficiency, and profitability ratios, and industry norms.
Latin American Newspapers, part of the World Newspaper Archive produced by the Center for Research Libraries (CRL) and Readex, provides access to over 35 searchable newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries from Latin American countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, and Venezuela, covering the evolution of Latin American culture and daily life from 1805 to 1922.
The Left Index serves as a guide to the literature of the left, emphasizing political, economic, social, and cultural academic scholarship. Content coverage spans 1982 and earlier to the present, with some full text, for subjects such as art and aesthetics, ecology and environment, education, globalization, history, the labor movement, law philosophy, race and ethnicity, social and cultural theory, and sociology.
Containing full text for more than 250 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals, this database is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.
LegalTrac provides indexing for major law reviews, legal newspapers, specialty publications, Bar Association journals, and international legal journals, and more than 250 are full text. Search results can be viewed by Subject, Document Type, or Publication Title, and users can email the article in HTML or plain-text format, share links, generate citations, and view PDFs of documents. Access to LegalTrac is provided by the Georgia State University College of Law Library.
ProQuest Legislative Insight is a Federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the enactment of U.S. Public Laws. Access to this resource is provided by the Georgia State University College of Law Library.
LexisNexis Academic contains thousands of publications, virtually all include full text. Many types of publications are included: newspapers (in English, other languages, and translations of international papers), legal news, general interest magazines, medical journals, trade publications, company financial information, transcripts, wire service reports, government publications (such as the federal case law, U.S. Code, Code of Federal Regulations, Congressional Testimony, etc.), law reviews, and reference works (such as the Forbes Annual Directory, the Official Guide/American Marketplace and the US Global Trade Outlook).
LGBT Life with Full Text contains full text content for hundreds of LGBT journals, magazines, regional newspapers, monographs, and books. It also includes relevant bibliographic data from NISC's Sexual Diversity Studies, an LGBT thesaurus, author supplied abstracts and keywords, and searchable cited references.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts provides full text of journal articles and indexing of books, research reports and conference proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry, scholarly communication, and electronic publishing. LISTA with Full Text coverage extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) abstracts and indexes international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences and documents such as journal articles, book reviews, books, book chapters, dissertations, and working papers. Content covers linguistic fields including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical, and geographical linguistics.
LISA is a database providing international abstracts and indexes designed for library professionals and other information specialists. Subject coverage includes information management, information technology, internet technology, knowledge management, librarianship, libraries and archives, library management, library technology, library use and users, and online information retrieval.
Literary Reference Center on EBSCOhost is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. Literary Reference Center (LRC) is a full text database that combines content from major respected reference works, mongraphs, classic books and anthologies, literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing.
Literary Research Guide is an annotated guide to reference sources in the study of British literature, American literature, other literature in English, and related topics. It provides evaluative information for important bibliographies, abstracts, surveys of research, indexes, databases, catalogs, general histories and surveys, annals, chronologies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks.
Literature Criticism Online is a curated literary criticism collection of several multidisciplinary databases representing a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras, and genres. University Library subscribes to: Children's Literature Review, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Drama Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism.
The Making of Modern Law is a comprehensive full text collection of Anglo-American legal treatises, providing digital images of thousands of legal treatises on US and British law published between 1800 and 1926. It includes casebooks, local practice manuals, form books, works for lay readers, pamphlets, letters, and speeches.Access is provided by the Georgia State University College of Law Library.
This comprehensive database, designed specifically for high school libraries, contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines including America's Civil War, American Heritage, American History, American Visions, Archaeology, Astronomy, Bioscience, Careers + Colleges, Civil War Times Illustrated, CQ Weekly, Discover, Economist, History Today, Nation, National Review, New Republic, New Scientist, Popular Science, Science News, Scientific American, Smithsonian, World War II, etc. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for 88,000 biographies and 60,000 primary source documents. Additionally, MAS Ultra (School Edition) contains more than 540 pamphlets, nearly 150 reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia, the CIA World Fact Book and World Almanac + Book of Facts), an Image Collection of 91,000 photos, maps + flags, color PDF and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.
Access to information on a broad range of topics including general interest, business, health and multi-cultural.
MathSciNet is a searchable database of reviews, abstracts, and bibliographic information for mathematical sciences literature. Items are added classified according to the Mathematics Subject Classification, and authors are uniquely identified by their MR Author ID. MathSciNet contains direct links to original articles, and provides bibliographic data from retrodigitized articles back to the early 1800s.
Mediamark Reporter, part of MRI+, provides summary tables of key audience and product usage data from Mediamark's national probability sample. MRI+ consolidates databases used to evaluate magazines or seeking directory and editorial information. To access the database, you must register using your gsu.edu email account. You must provide an address and phone number when creating an account; if you do not wish to provide your home information, use University Library's address and phone:100 Decatur St SEAtlanta, GA 30303404-413-2800You will be sent a validation email to your gsu.edu email account. Click on the link to complete account creation.
Medic Latina is a Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers.
MEDLINE with Full Text combines the National Library of Medicine's bibliographic database with links to the complete text of articles from leading medical journals. The database offers information related to the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences. MEDLINE with Full Text provides full text for over 1,300 journals indexed in MEDLINE. Of those, most have cover-to-cover indexing in MEDLINE. MEDLINE with Full Text includes over 500 titles not included in Academic Search Complete.
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print contains full-text information on commercially-available, standardized English-language tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas. Information given on instruments includes test name and classification, author(s), publisher, publication date, price, time requirements, existence of validity and reliability data, score descriptions, levels, and intended populations. Published reviews of the tests are referenced. MMY provides coverage from Volume 9 to the present. Tests in Print (TIP) is produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska. It serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. TIP provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). A score index permits users to identify what is being measured by each test.
Mergent Online provides U.S. company data for over 15,000 public companies and their SEC filings, U.S. annual reports, plus international company data for approximately 17,000 companies, international annual reports, FactSheets, and country information.
The Middle English Compendium offers interconnectivity between the Middle English Dictionary, a HyperBibliography of Middle English prose and verse, and a Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse. The Middle English Dictionary (MED) offers a comprehensive analysis of lexicon and usage for the period 1100-1500. The HyperBibliography of Middle English includes all Middle English materials cited in the MED. The Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse is a collection of searchable Middle English electronic texts.
Middle Search? Plus, designed specifically for middle school libraries, contains full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for biographies, historical essays and student pamphlets. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History, reference books including the Funk + Wagnall's New Encyclopedia and American Heritage? Dictionary, 4th Edition from Houghton Mifflin, the Encyclopedia of Animals and an Image Collection.
MLA International Bibliography offers a detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations. Subjects consist of literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, and dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing.
Morningstar Investment Research Center provides real-time access to comprehensive data and independent analysis on investments, spanning mutual funds, stocks, exchange-traded funds, and closed-end funds. It also includes real-time quotes on stocks and funds, portfolio management tools, and online investment courses and guides.
This resource contains indexing, abstracting, and full text for the complete archive of The Nation from its first issue on July 6, 1865 to the present. The Nation Archive is a clearinghouse of US and international primary source material. It contains historic articles, editorials, letters, reviews, poems, puzzles, and also perspectives on news, politics, and culture.
The National Academies Press (NAP) was created by the National Academies to publish the reports issued by the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council, all operating under a charter granted by the Congress of the United States. The NAP publishes more than 200 books a year on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and health, capturing the most authoritative views on important issues in science and health policy. The institutions represented by the NAP are unique in that they attract the nation's leading experts in every field to serve on their award-winning panels and committees. This is the right place for definitive information on everything from space science to animal nutrition. We offer many titles in electronic Adobe PDF format. Hundreds of these books can be downloaded for free by the chapter or the entire book, while others are available for purchase.
The National Review Archive is a digital resource for conservative news, commentary, and opinion. The database offers complete abstracting, indexing, and full text coverage for all journal issues dating from its inception in 1955 to the present, providing coverage of political, social, and cultural issues and trends.
Nature Precedings is a permanent, citable archive for pre-publication research and preliminary findings. It is a place for researchers to share documents, including presentations, posters, white papers, technical papers, supplementary findings, and non-peer-reviewed manuscripts. It provides a rapid way to share preliminary findings, disseminate emerging results, solicit community feedback, and claim priority over discoveries. It also makes such material easy to archive, share and cite.
Naxos Music Library (NLM) offers streaming to over 100,000 CDs and over 1.5 million standard and rare repertorie tracks, covering classical music, jazz, world, and pop/rock. NLM is searchable by composer, work, genre, label, keyword, and also includes audio book transcriptions of classical music and opera history, libretti and synopses of operas, pronunciation guide for composer and artist names, a glossary, musical terms, work analyses, and classical music podcasts.
Naxos Music Library Jazz is a streaming, searchable audio database of jazz legends and contemporary jazz. The recordings come from over 200 labels and include the catalogue of Blue Note Records, Warner Jazz, EMI, and Fantasy.
NBER, the National Bureau of Economic Research, is a private nonprofit economic research organization that undertakes and disseminates unbiased economic research in a scientific manner among policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community without policy recommendations. Current research focus concentrates on developing new statistical measurements, estimating quantitative methods of economic behavior, assessing the economic effects of public policies, and projecting the effects of alternative policy proposals.
NetAdvantage offers business and investment information and access to Standard & Poor's independent research, data, and commentary on stocks, funds and industries. Content covers Standard & Poor's research-related products such as industry surveys, stock reports, corporation records, The Outlook, mutual funds, and more.
The New Georgia Encyclopedia provides access to authoritative information on people, places, events, history, and other topics about the state of Georgia. The site includes articles and images on every aspect of the state and includes links to related Internet sites.
The New Republic Archive database provides current and past issues, with coverage dating back to 1914, of The New Republic in PDF format. Coverage includes politics, the arts, culture, current event, foreign policy, and politics.
The New York Times archive, provided by ProQuest Historical Newspapers, provides complete full text coverage from 1851 to 2010. Content includes the arrival of immigrants to America's shores; the rise and fall of global financial markets; the introduction of the mass-produced automobile; television; space travel; and medical innovations; the causes and effects of the Civil War to the war on terrorism.
This database provides selected full text coverage for 245 newspapers, newswires and other sources. This collection includes cover-to-cover full text for The Christian Science Monitor and The Los Angeles Times as well as selected full text from hundreds of regional newspapers. International newspaper coverage includes cover-to-cover full text for The Times (London), The Toronto Star, The Australian, and more. Newswire coverage includes AP Online (Associated Press), Asia Pulse, Canadian Press Wire, World Stream Newswires and more.
Newswires contains harvested news from the Associated Press. When a link to a news story is clicked, you are brought to the Detailed Record and HTML Full Text of the story.
NoveList is an online readers' advisory tool that helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested. NoveList provides enhanced subject access to over 125,000 fiction titles and more than 90,000 full-text book reviews or annotations.
NoveList K-8 is an online readers' advisory tool aimed at elementary and middle school students. NoveList K-8 helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested. NoveList provides enhanced subject access to over 46,000 fiction titles and full-text book reviews or annotations from trusted sources. It also includes booktalks, picture book extenders, and Curricular Connections articles that will guide faculty to new titles and new ways for translating curriculum standards into classroom action.
NoveList K-8 Plus provides enhanced subject access to thousands of fiction and nonfiction titles along with book reviews or annotations. NoveList K-8 is an online readers' advisory tool aimed at elementary and middle school students. NoveList K-8 helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested. NoveList provides enhanced subject access to over 46,000 fiction titles and full-text book reviews or annotations from trusted sources. It also includes booktalks, picture book extenders, and Curricular Connections articles that will guide faculty to new titles and new ways for translating curriculum standards into classroom action.
NoveList Plus provides enhanced subject access to thousands of fiction and nonfiction titles along with book reviews or annotations. NoveList is an online readers' advisory tool that helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested. NoveList provides enhanced subject access to over 125,000 fiction titles and more than 90,000 full-text book reviews or annotations.
OAIster is a union catalog of more than 19 million digital resources from over 1,000 organizations developed by the University of Michigan and harvested using OAI-PMH (the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting).
OECD iLibrary, the online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development, provides access to OECD's published books and journals, statistics, analysis, and data. It includes content published by the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Nucelar Energy Agency (NEA), Programme for International Student Assessment (PISA), the International Transport Forum (ITF), and the OECD Development Centre.
Oxford Art Online is a gateway to a number of Oxford's art reference resources, such as Grove Art Online, the Benezit Dictionary of Artists, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.
Oxford Bibliographies Online combines features of an annotated bibliography and an encyclopedia to produce an authoritative research guide spanning a wide variety of subjects.
For almost half a century, The Oxford Classical Dictionary has been regarded as the unrivaled one-volume reference work on all aspects of the Graeco-Roman world. It provides both scholars and non-specialists with a comprehensive source of reference which aims to answer all their questions about the classical world. Written by the very best of classical scholars from all over the world, the Dictionary provides coverage of Greek and Roman history, literature, myth, religion, linguistics, philosophy, law, science, art and archaeology, and topics in near eastern studies and late antiquity.
The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Online is an illustrated record of men and women who have shaped British history and culture, worldwide, from the Romans to the 21st century.
The Oxford Encyclopedia of Ancient Greece and Rome offers a comprehensive overview of the major cultures of the classical Mediterranean world—Greek, Hellenistic, and Roman—from the Bronze Age to the fifth century CE. It also covers the legacy of the classical world and its interpretation and influence in subsequent centuries. The Encyclopedia brings the work of the best classical scholars, archaeologists, and historians together in an easy-to-use format. The nearly eleven hundred articles, written by leading scholars in the field, seek to convey the significance of the people, places, and historical events of classical antiquity, together with its intellectual and material culture. Broad overviews of literature, history, archaeology, art, philosophy, science, and religion are complimented by articles on authors and their works, literary genres and periods, historical figures and events, archaeologists and archaeological sites, artists and artistic themes and materials, philosophers and philosophical schools, scientists and scientific areas, gods, heroes, and myths.
Traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources.
Oxford Islamic Studies Online features reference content and commentary in areas regarding global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics, and culture. It provides an A-Z list of reference entries, chapters from scholarly and introductory works, Qur'anic materials, primary sources, images, maps, and timelines.
Oxford Language Dictionaries Online offers fully searchable, comprehensive bilingual dictionaries, and language study materials. Other content includes explanation of phonetic symbols and parts of speech and correspondence templates like sample letters, emails, resumes, and CVs.
Oxford Music Online contains Grove Music Online, The Oxford Companion to Music, and The Oxford Dictionary of Music. It is searchable by source and specific area, or subject category. The Oxford Companion to Music offers articles on composers, performers, conductors, instruments and notation, forms and genres, and individual works. The Oxford Dictionary of Music supplements Grove's more extensive articles with content geared towards undergraduates and general users.
Oxford University Press (OUP) publishes over 300 journals in the humanities, social sciences, law, science, and medicine, many of which are published in partnership with learned and professional societies. Access is limited to those OUP journals to which University Library has a subscription.
PAIS International covers issues in the public debate through international sources such as journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, web content, and more. Content coverage includes 1972 to the present, and the PAIS Archive includes print content published between 1915 and 1976.
The PapersFirst database provides access to individual papers presented at conferences worldwide, PapersFirst is a major new research aid, covering every congress, symposium, exposition, workshop, and meeting added to The British Library Document Supply Centre's vast proceedings collection since October 1993.
Passport is a global market research database that provides statistics, analysis, reports, surveys, and breaking news on industries, countries, and consumers worldwide. Covers consumer and industrial market details from over 200 countries and 27 industries with historic data from 1997 and forecasts through 2020.
Peace Research Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to peace research, including conflict resolution, international affairs, peace psychology, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. The index contains more than 267,000 records.
The Pennsylvania Gazette, published 1728-1800, provides a first-hand view of colonial America, the American Revolution, and the New Republic by offering social, political, and cultural perspectives within each period. It includes articles, editorials, letters, news items, and advertisements covering the Western Hemisphere, and the full text of writings such as the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, Letters from a Farmer, Thomas Payne's Common Sense, and The Federalist Papers.
The Philosopher's Index is a comprehensive bibliographic database covering worldwide research in the major philosophy fields, produced by the Philosopher's Information Center. It features author-written abstracts published since 1940 covering scholarly research published in journals and books and contributions to anthologies and book reviews.
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.
The PILOTS database includes citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events and offers current and retrospective coverage of the literature. Subject coverage includes the assessment, description, prevention, or treatment of any psychiatric disorder; the preparation or provision of mental health services to a traumatized population or a population at risk of experiencing traumatic events, and issues of professional ethics, scientific methodology, or public policy relating to traumatized populations.
PolicyArchive is an innovative, new digital archive of global, non-partisan public policy research. It makes use of the power, efficiency, and economy of modern Internet technology to collect and disseminate summaries and full texts, videos, reports, briefs, and multimedia material of think tank, university, government, and foundation-funded policy research. It offers a subject index, an internal search engine, useful abstracts, email notifications of newly added research, and will soon expand to offer information on researchers and funders, and even user-generated publication reviews. Over time, it will grow to include policy content from international and corporate organizations.
Primary Search contains full text for more than 50 popular, elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for over 100 student pamphlets. Additionally, Primary Search includes the Encyclopedia of Animals, and features the Funk + Wagnall's New Encyclopedia, which provides students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. This database also provides the American Heritage Children's Dictionary, 3rd Edition from Houghton Mifflin, and an Image Collection of 91,000 photos, maps and flags.
The ProceedingsFirst database provides tables of contents of papers presented at conferences worldwide. Each ProceedingsFirst record contains a list of the papers presented at each conference. Like its companion, PapersFirst, ProceedingsFirst provides access to The British Library Document Supply Centre's vast collection of conference proceedings.
The database provides a highly specialized collection of electronic information especially for professional educators. This collection offers information on everything from children's health and development to cutting-edge pedagogical theory and practice.
Project MUSE provides digital humanities and social science content of complete, full-text content from over 120 publishers. Scholarly journals from leading university presses and scholarly societies are indexed and peer-reviewed, and full-text access includes current content from over 400 titles.
PorQuest Congressional allows you to explore Congress with the most comprehensive online resource available for congressional publications and legislative research.The library has access to the following materials:*Committee Prints (1830-present)*Congressional Research Service Reports (1916-present)*Congressional Record (1789-1997.) Access to this resource is provided by the Georgia State University College of Law Library.
The Library subscribes to the following from 2008 onward: Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post.
ProQuest® Education Journals gives users access to over 830 top educational publications, including more than 660 of the titles in full text.Offering complete information on hundreds of educational topics, this database offers complete text and images from journals such as: *Childhood Education *College Teaching *Harvard Educational Review *Journal of Athletic Training *Educational Theory
ProQuest International Newsstand provides abstracting, indexing, full text and imagine, and text+graphics for hundreds of the world's top newspapers. Coverage dates range from 1977 to present and is not limited to only top news stories, but also detailed information on sports, business, and arts around the world.
ProQuest Learning: Literature provides more than 180,000 full-text works of poetry, prose, and drama from around the world. This unique resource also offers secondary sources such as author biographies and multimedia, as well as literary criticisms, essays, reviews, and interviews drawn from more than 100 full-text literary magazines and journals.
Full text of 300+ U.S. and international news sources. Includes coverage of 150+ major U.S. and international newspapers such as The Atlanta Journal Constitution, The New York Times and the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires.
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health SourceTM provides users with reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more. This versatile database is designed to meet the needs of researchers at healthcare facilities as well as nursing and allied health programs at academic institutions. ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source provides abstracting and indexing for more than 1,015 titles, with over 860 titles in full-text, plus more than 12,300 full text dissertations representing the most rigorous scholarship in nursing and related fields.
ProQuest Political Science gives users access to over 460 leading political science and international relations journals and provides access to hundreds of recent, full-text political science dissertations from U.S. and Canadian universities, and thousands of current working papers from the Political Science Research Network. It also provides the full-text of 430 core titles, many of which are indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts.
This database provides one-stop access to more than 4,000 periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer. Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications and magazines covering over 150 academic disciplines.
ProQuest Social Science Journals database includes over 1,000 titles, with around 700 active full text titles.
The ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection includes ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index & Abstracts, Criminal Justice Periodicals Index, ERIC, International Bibliography of the Social Sciences, Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts, PAIS International, PILOTS Database, ProQuest Education Journals, ProQuest Political Science, ProQuest Social Science Journals, ProQuest Sociology, Social Services Abstracts, Sociological Abstracts, and Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. It offers abstract and indexing files on over 14,000 titles as well as access to more than 1,800 full-text scholarly journals, full-text dissertations, SSRN Political Science Research Network working papers, and sociology videos from INTELECOM.
ProQuest Sociology provides the full-text of more than 310 journals in sociology and social work. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts.
The PsycARTICLES® database covers general psychology and specialized, basic, applied, clinical and theoretical research in psychology. The database contains more than 25,000 searchable full text articles from 40 journals published by the APA and 9 from allied organizations. It contains all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each of the 49 journals. Coverage spans from 1988 to the present.
PsycEXTRA, produced by the American Psychological Association (APA), is a bibliographic and full-text companion to the scholarly PsycINFO database. The document types included in PsycEXTRA consist of technical, annual and government reports; conference papers; newsletters; magazines; newspapers; consumer brochures and more.
The Psychology + Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive database with nearly 470 full text titles. This database covers information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry + psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.
This database contains more than one million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports, all in the field of psychology. It also includes information about the psychological aspects of related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law. Journal coverage, which spans from 1887 to present, includes international material selected from more than 1,700 periodicals in over 35 languages.
PubMed is a free resource developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the US National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). It is comprised of citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books, including the fields of life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering.
Race Relation Abstracts is an index containing thousands of records relating specifically to the relationship between races, including bibliographic records covering ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline, as listed.
Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982 provides a detailed account of US culture and history in a searchable database. It offers full coverage of the original paper volumes of the Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature, as well as over 3 million searchable, peer-reviewed articles.
ReferenceUSA provides business and consumer research in a full-service platform that can create market plans, conduct competitive analysis, raise funds, and locate people. The web-based database, a service of Infogroup, contains information on over 20 million businesses and over 200 million consumers.
Regional Business News provides comprehensive full text for regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications). This database has full text for more than 50 sources.
This database provides extensive coverage of such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. Religion & Philosophy Collection offers more than 300 full text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles, making it an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.
RIA Checkpoint is a database containing primary tax documents and secondary analysis for the areas of federal, state and local, estate planning, pensions and benefits, international, and payroll taxation. Primary contents include the full text of tax legislation dating back to 1996, current code and code histories back to 1990, regulations, and IRS administrative rulings. To access features such as folders, flags and notes, register for an account. You must use an on-campus computer to fill out the form at the following site:http://www.riahome.com/cploginids
RILM is a music bibliography providing citations, abstracts, and subject indexing. Coverage of music research spans 1967 to present consisting of essays, critical editions of music, digital media, dissertations, journal articles, monographs, reference materials, reviews, and technical drawings of instruments, but documentation of conference proceedings goes back to 1835. RILM offers citations for publications in over 200 languages from over 100 countries.
Focusing on substantial collections of original archival material (manuscript, typescript, and ephemera) from key libraries in Britain and America, Rock and Roll, Counterculture, Peace and Protest provides the primary sources that will enable students and scholars to examine key issues and events of 1950-1975.
The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy (REP) Online is a fully searchable and cross-referenced dynamic web version of the Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Subject matter covers Anglo-American, ethical and political, cross-cultural, interdisciplinary, continental, and contemporary philosophy.
The Royal Society website provides access to international, peer-reviewed science journals: Biology Letters, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, Notes and Records, Open Biology, Philosophical Transactions A and B, and Proceedings A and B.
Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) is a scientific publisher of biology, biophysics, chemical science, materials, medicine drug discovery, and physics. GSU access to RSC Journals articles range from 1997, or 1998, to present for: Chemical Communications, Chemical Society Reviews, Dalton Transactions, Faraday Discussions, Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry, Journal of Materials Chemistry, New Journal of Chemistry, New Journal of Chemistry, Perkin Transactions 1 & 2, PhysChemComm, and Phyisical Chemistry Chemistry Physics. NOTE: GSU patrons can search the entire RSC collection and can retrieve abstracts from most articles from the mid-90s to the present and articles published before 2000. Access to recent articles is limited to the above journals.
Search SAGE journal articles. Access is limited to those SAGE journals to which the library has a subscription.
The Savannah Historic Newspapers Archive spans the years 1809-1880 and includes the following titles: Savannah Georgian, 1819-1856; Savannah Morning News, 1868-1880; and Savannah Republican, 1809-1868.
This reference provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to film and film studies, covering such aspects as production, national traditions, studios, genres, critical theory and film history.
Science & Technology Collection™ contains more than 820 leading full- text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,750 journals. Topics include aeronautics, astrophysics, biology, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, marine sciences and materials science.This collection contains many scholarly journals including Advances in Physics, American Scientist, Archaeoastronomy, Astronomy & Geophysics, Civil Engineering, Engineering Management Journal, Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Journal of Architectural Engineering, Journal of Applied Microbiology, Journal of Mathematical Logic, Journal of Theoretical & Computational Chemistry, Molecular Physics, Plant Biotechnology Journal, Quarterly Review of Biology, Space Communications, Spatial Vision, and many more.
ScienceDirect is a full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from almost 25 fields of science, covering scientific, technical, and medical (STM) and social sciences research. It offers full-text articles, browsable tables of contents, article abstracts, and some titles have full-text coverage from the first volume to the present.
SciFinder Scholar provides comprehensive searching of 5 Chemical Abstracts Services (CAS) databases and MEDLINE articles (from 1957 to current). Other resources include complete coverage of Chemical Abstracts from 1907; the CAS Registry; and reaction, regulatory and commercial supplier databases.SciFinder is offered to GSU students, faculty, and staff exclusively online. The link on this page and the A-to-Z database list will take you to our chemistry guide with instructions for accessing SciFinder on campus or from home.
The SCImago Journal & Country Rank is a portal that includes the journals and country scientific indicators developed from the information contained in the Scopus® database (Elsevier B.V.). These indicators can be used to assess and analyze scientific domains.This platform takes its name from the SCImago Journal Rank (SJR) indicatorpdf, developed by SCImago from the widely known algorithm Google PageRank™. This indicator shows the visibility of the journals contained in the Scopus® database from 1996.
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. Content includes full-text of many journals published by the American Institute of Physics, American Association of Physics Teachers, AVS - The Science & Technology Society, Society of Exploration Geophysicists, and the Russian Academy of Sciences.Access is available to those journals to which the University Library has a subscription.
Searchasaurus: Middle Search Plus is one of the five separately searchable database sub-sets of the EBSCO IndexComplete database. The Searchasaurus interface is designed for middle school students. The sub-set includes 180publications intended for middle school students and professionals working with students on that level. Full-text isavailable for 91 journals and 300 pamphlets.
Searchasaurus: Primary/ElementarySearch is one of the five separately searchable database sub-sets of theEBSCO Index Complete database. The Searchasaurus interface is designed for elementary school students. 55 full-textchildrens' publications and 120 general publications for professionals working with students on the primary/elementarylevel are included. 300 full text pamphlets are also included. In additional to searchable full-text for some publications,photos are included in many articles.
The database includes bibliographic information as well as current pricing structures for popular serials. This resource contains: over 178,500 U.S. and international titles, including newspapers; historical data for an additional 20,000 titles; data from over 85,000 publishers worldwide, including e-mail and Internet addresses; Library of Congress and Dewey Decimal Classifications for every entry.
Online access to SIAM journals that the library subscribes to, including access to Locus, SIAM's journal archive.
SimplyMap is a user-friendly, web-based mapping application that creates professional thematic maps and reports using data variables covering demographics, employment, housing, market segments, businesses, consumer spending, brand preferences, and public health. NOTE: Patrons are not required to create an account (useful for saving work), but can "Sign in as a guest" (in the Sign In box, under the "Create an Account" button). Your work will not be saved if you sign in as a guest.
Slavery, Abolition & Social Justice, a portal for slavery studies, offers primary source documents and secondary sources (an interactive map, scholarly essays, tutorials, a visual sources gallery, chronology, and bibliography) allowing for exploration and comparison of material related to slavery, abolition, and social justice.
Social Explorer is a US demographics website, providing access to current and historical census data (1790 - 2010) and demographic information. The web interface allows users to create maps and reports to illustrate, analyze, and understand demography and social change as well as a collection of interactive demographic maps that can be viewed, queried, and manipulated.
Social Science Research Network (SSRN) is devoted to the rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research and is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences.
Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, social welfare, social policy, and community development, and more. Thousands of serials publications are abstracted and indexed and it includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book reviews.
Social Work Abstracts offers extensive coverage of more than 450 social work and human services journals dating back to 1965. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the database provides indexing and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems. Researchers seeking scholarly and professional perspectives on subjects such as therapy, education, human services, addictions, child and family welfare, mental health, civil and legal rights, and more will find Social Work Abstracts to be an indispensable resource.
Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from thousands of serials publications and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers and working papers. Cited references are included for many journal articles. Since 2002, most records from scholarly journals include the references cited in the bibliography of the source article.
This is a comprehensive database covering information on all areas of sociology, including social behavior, human tendencies, interaction, relationships, community development, culture and social structure.
Something About the Author examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults. It is an online archive of searchable pages digitized directly from the print volumes. An author search will display the writer's biological profile of personal data, addresses, career, awards and honors, writings, sidelights, adaptations, and more.
South Asian Newspapers, a collection created by the World Newspaper Archive in partnership with Readex, provides hundreds of thousands of fully searchable newspaper pages published in South Asia between 1864 and 1922. It features titles published in India, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka that are cross-searchable with other World Newspaper Archive and Readex resources.
The South Georgia Historic Newspapers Archive provides online access to six newspaper titles published in four south Georgia cities (Albany, Americus, Thomasville, and Valdosta) from 1845 to 1922. Consisting of over 81,000 newspaper pages, the archive provides historical images that are both full-text searchable and can be browsed by date.
SPORTDiscus is a full-text database covering sports and sports medicine journals and full-text for hundreds of journals indexed in SPORTDiscus. Subjects covered: biomechanics, drugs, exercise, kinesiology, movement science, nutrition, occupational health and therapy, physical fitness, physical therapy, rehabilitation, sports and exercise psychology, coaching and education, and sports medicine. Full-text coverage dates back to 1985, and beyond journals includes books, book chapters, and conference proceedings.
SpringerLink is a search platform provided by the scientific publisher Springer for accessing STM journals, books, book series, reference works, and the Online Archives Collection.
Published annually by the Federal Government since 1878, The Statistical Abstract of the United States is a well-known and highly-valued statistical reference. In the spring of 2011, the United States Census Bureau announced that they would be publishing the last volume of the abstract that year because of budget constraints. Students value the Statistical Abstract as both an answer book (“How much corn is grown in Iowa?”) and a guide to statistical sources (“What organization has the most authoritative data on foreclosures?”). As a comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States, it is a snapshot of the United States and its people. The 2013 online edition of the ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States offers monthly updates versus the annual updates offered by the Census Bureau; it has table-specific capabilities to narrow one's results by source, date, subject and more; the ProQuest version also includes a number of other enhancements designed for researchers, students, and educators. Lastly, ProQuest employs its own team of statistics experts to ensure the value and integrity of this resource is maintained for future research.
TableBase is an international database specializing in tabular data dealing with companies, industries, products, and demographics. The tables provide information regarding market share, market size, capacity, production, imports, exports, sales, product and brank rankings, forecasts, healthcare statistics, and demographics. TableBase covers more than 90 industries and is international in scope.
THOMAS was launched in January of 1995, at the inception of the 104th Congress. The leadership of the 104th Congress directed the Library of Congress to make federal legislative information freely available to the public. Since that time THOMAS has expanded the scope of its offerings to include the features and content listed below. * Bills, Resolutions * Activity in Congress * Congressional Record * Schedules, Calendars * Committee Information * Presidential Nominations * Treaties * Government Resources
Thomson One Banker Analytics (formerly Thomson Analytics and PiranhaWeb) contains company and stock market information covering thousands of companies worldwide. Information includes overviews, financials, accounting results, and marketing data. Other data includes Worldscope, SEC, Extel Cards, and Edgar.
The Times Digital Archive is an online, full-text archive of over 200 years of The Times (the oldest daily newspaper in continuous publication). The Times details every issue from 1785-1985, covering major international historical events from the French Revolution to the Falklands War.
This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today’s classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints.
The Making of Modern Law: US Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 is a fully searchable online collection of records and briefs, including transcripts, applications for review, motions, petitions, supplements, and other official papers of cases. NOTE: Access to this resource is provided by the Georgia State University College of Law Library.
Ulrichsweb brings together the most current bibliographic and provider details on hundreds of thousands of periodicals, including academic and scholarly journals, Open Access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more.
UNdata provides access to over 60 million data points covering a wide range of themes including Agriculture, Crime, Education, Employment, Energy, Environment, Health, HIV/AIDS, Human Development, Industry, Information and Communication Technology, National Accounts, Population, Refugees, Tourism, Trade, as well as the Millennium Development Goals indicators.
Access to those University of Chicago Press Journals to which the library subscribes.
This database includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to violence and abuse, including family violence, sexual assault, emotional abuse, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Violence & Abuse Abstracts contains more than 77,700 records, carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline, such as: Child Maltreatment, Trauma and Violence & Abuse. EBSCO has digitized the full archive of this index, bringing coverage back to 1995.
This database is designed to meet a wide variety of vocational and technical research needs. The collection provides full text coverage for trade and industry-related periodicals including American Machinist, Modern Machine Shop, Pediatric Nursing, Wireless Week, Drug Store News, Video Business, Reeves Journal, Hotel and Motel Management, Restaurant Business, Advertising Age and many more.
WDI (World Development Indicators) Online is a data source on the global economy, featuring statistical data on development indicators and time series data from 1960 to the present. The data includes social, economic, financial, natural resources, and environmental indicators.
Web of Science provides seamless access to the Science Citation Expanded®, Social Sciences Citation Index®, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index™ as well as Book Citation Index and Conference Proceedings Citation Index.
Wharton Research Data Services (WRDS) is a web-based business data research platform, providing access to financial, economic, and marketing data through a web-based interface. WRDS provides access to multiple disciplines including accounting, banking, economics, finance, insurance, marketing, and statistics. NOTE: Users must open an account at the WRDS home. WRDS will notify Terry Decker (GSU's WRDS administrator); once he verifies GSU status, WRDS will forward account information to the user.
Wiley Online Library hosts a multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. It delivers access to millions of articles, thousands of online books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols, and databases. Wiley is an international scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly publisher.
Women and Social Movements in the United States is a resource for US and US women's history, specifically organized around the history of women in social movements in the US from 1600-2000. It contains document projects, archives of thousands of full text documents, teaching tools, as well as book, film, and website reviews.
The Women Writers Project (WWP) is a full-text collection of early women's writing in English. The WWP includes full transcriptions of texts published between 1526 and 1850, focusing on rare or inaccessible materials.
The Women's Studies Encyclopedia contains information about women from multiple disciplines and fields of study. It is a multidisciplinary reference tool, written in non-specialist language accessible to all readers, with information on all facets of the female condition such as violence against women, women in public life, and women in specific countries and regions.
Women's Studies International covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies and feminist research, covering publications from 1972 to the present. This database includes journals, newspapers, newsletters, bulletins, books, book chapters, proceedings, reports, theses, dissertations, NGO studies, websites and web documents, and gray literature, and supports curriculum development in sociology, history, political science and economy, public policy, international relations, arts and humanities, business, and education.
World Bank Data provides open access to a comprehensive set of data about development in countries around the globe. The World Bank Data site is meant to provide all users with improved access to World Bank data and to make that data easy to find and use.
The World Shakespeare Bibliography Online is a searchable database of Shakespeare-related scholarship and theatrical productions published between 1960 and the present. It has an international scope, providing thousands of annotated entries for books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, and electronic media.
The WorldCat database is the world's most comprehensive bibliography with bibliographic records representing information spanning 4,000 years of knowledge.
WorldCat is the largest library network in the world. WorldCat libraries are dedicated to providing access to their free resources on the Web, where most people start their search for information. WorldCat's coverage is both deep and wide. You can search for popular books, music CDs and videos—all of the physical items you're used to getting from libraries. You can also link to many new kinds of digital content, such as downloadable audiobooks you can listen to on many portable MP3 players. You may additionally find authoritative research materials, such as documents and photos of local or historic significance; abstracts and full-text articles; and digital versions of rare items that aren't available to the public.
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts provides abstracts and indexing of international literature of political science and international relations. It includes abstracts of journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, and working papers and citations to book reviews from thousands of serial publications. Subject coverage includes international law, public administration/policy, comparative politics, developing nations, electoral systems, and history and theory of political science.
Zoological Record is a continuing database of animal biology, paleobiology, and zoology. It is a taxonomic reference with serial, book, and report coverage dating back to 1864 for various subjects such as biodiversity and the environment, taxonomy, veterinary services, and the natural biology of animals (fossil, recent, whole animal, behavioral, environmental, and cellular studies).