Author Archives: Marilee Birchfield

Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition

Includes articles on all aspects of the Islamic World.  Our subscription is for the First Edition, published 1913-1936.

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Drug Facts and Comparisons

Covers more than 22,000 Rx, almost 6,000 OTC, and orphan and investigational drugs.

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Ad$pender

Find total expenditures for advertising by company, industry, and brand/product category. Data covers over 3 million brands in 18 industries with expenditure breakdown by media type, including Internet, cable and network TV, radio, outdoor, major national newspapers and hundreds of … Continue reading

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Streaming Video databases

The University Libraries have acquired two more video collections from Alexander Street Press.   Black Studies in Video, features award-winning documentaries, newsreels, interviews and archival footage surveying the evolution of black culture in the United States. In partnership with California … Continue reading

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Mergent Archives – Historical Annual Reports

This database contains over 500,000 annual reports (1800s – present) covering international and domestic companies. Search reports by company name, year, and location Fully searchable text in every document Continuously updates

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Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print

Combines two related reference works: Mental Measurements Yearbook and Tests in Print. Mental Measurements Yearbook (coverage is from Volume 9 forward, updated monthly) offers descriptive information and critical reviews of more than 2,000 commercially-available standardized English-language educational, personality, aptitude, neuropsychological, … Continue reading

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More Cabell’s Directories of Publishing Opportunities in . . .

All of the Cabell’s directories are now available online. Find acceptance rates, manuscript specifications, review process information in the fields of: Business (Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, Marketing) Computer Science – Business Information Systems Education (Educational Curriculum & Methods, Educational … Continue reading

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Something About the Author Online

The database includes two series from Gale publishers:  Something About the Author and Something About the Author: Autobiography Series.  Contain illustrated biographies of children’s authors and illustrators. Although concentrating on English-language writers, Something About the Author does include authors writing … Continue reading

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Four more historic newspaper databases added

The following newspaper databases offer full page and article images with searchable full text. Atlanta Journal Constitution (1868-1945) Chicago Defender (1910-1975) Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002) Washington Post (1877-1996) All are accessible from the Article Databases page alphabetically by title and are … Continue reading

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The Papers of Eliza Lucas Pinckney and Harriott Pinckney Horry Digital Edition

The papers of ELIZA LUCAS PINCKNEY (1722–1793) and her daughter HARRIOTT PINCKNEY HORRY (1748–1830) document the lives of two observant and articulate founding-era women who were members of one of South Carolina’s leading families. Their letters, diaries, and other documents … Continue reading

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