Author Archives: Marilee Birchfield

PASCAL ebrary Collection

Thanks to an initiative by PASCAL, academic libraries in the state now have access to 100,000+ books from ebrary.   This collection contains books from major publishers and university presses representing a wide range of disciplines.  While most of the … Continue reading

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IMF Statistics

Statistical database from the International Monetary Fund. The 4 datasets include: International Financial Statistics (IFS)—all aspects of international and domestic finance beginning in 1948 Balance of Payment Statistics (BOPS)— international economic transactions data and International Investment Position, with history to … Continue reading

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American National Biography

Provides biographical information on the lives of over 19,000 people from all eras who have influenced and shaped American history and culture. Ranges in time from the earliest recorded European explorations to the very recent past. You can limit full … Continue reading

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Anatomy and Physiology Online (STAT!Ref)

Interactive and 3D modules that bring to life key anatomy and physiology concepts. Under “Tools and Features” you also have access to Stedman’s Medical Dictionary and MedCalc3000. You may need to allow pop-ups in your browser to view all the … Continue reading

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Oxford Handbooks Online

University Libraries now subscribes to some of the Oxford Handbooks Online. Individual titles are linked from the library catalog. You’ll find several titles in Classical Studies and Literature, with more handbooks available in Linguistics and Psychology. Links to the Linguistics … Continue reading

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Birds of North America

BNA Online provides comprehensive life histories for each of the 716+ species of birds breeding in the USA (including Hawaii) and Canada.

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Several Databases Upgraded to “Complete” Versions

If you searched Education Full Text in the past you’ll now enjoy more content available in Education Source. CINAHL Plus with Full Text has been upgraded to CINAHL Complete. You now also have access to Humanities Source (instead of Humanities … Continue reading

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Import Genius

Import Genius provides global trade data, including imports into the United States and visual mapping of trade relations. Data points on imports include port, vessel, bill of lading, containers, carrier, codes, gross weight, and much more. Export data is available … Continue reading

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Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online

Contains an overview of the region, a survey of its musical heritage, traditions and themes; and a description of specific musical genres, practices, and performances.

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Lexicons of Early Modern English

Provides a historical database of monolingual, bilingual, and polyglot dictionaries, lexical encyclopedias, hard-word glossaries, spelling lists, and lexically-valuable treatises surviving in print or manuscript from the Tudor, Stuart, Caroline, Commonwealth, and Restoration periods.

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