Author Archives: Marilee Birchfield

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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Factiva–business and news database, including Wall Street Journal

Factiva is one of the top business resources and is used in almost 80% of Fortune Global 500 companies. The database covers information on industries, public and private companies, business and management topics, and historical and current news. Factiva will … Continue reading

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Micromedex

In MICROMEDEX 2.0 you’ll find information on drugs including: identification (by imprint code or description), interactions, comparisons, pricing, and IV compatibility. You can also search for the toxicity of drugs, household products, chemicals and other substances. Click on “Care Notes … Continue reading

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PrivCo

Business and financial data on more than 57,000 major, non-publicly traded corporations, including family owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies. PrivCo also provides information on more than 9,000 private investors, 20,000 private M&A deals, and 11,000 … Continue reading

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New Literature Resources

Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online, Literature Criticism Online (compilation of many of the big Gale sets of literary criticism), and Year’s Work in English Studies are now available online.

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New Online Resources in the Arts

Dance, music, and theatre lovers can now find these databases from the University Libraries: Classical Scores Library Dance in Video North American Theatre Online Opera in Video

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Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice

Brings together primary sources from 1490-2007 documenting key aspects of the history of slavery worldwide.

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Business Monitor International

Provides country risk; industry analysis and forecasts; and company information. Get detailed information on a country along with reports and data on industries and the economy. Provides profiles of leading companies within the industry.

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Barnes Reports (Market reports)

Studies on the largest manufacturing, retail, wholesale and services industries and consumer buying trends in the United States and the world. You can browse several years of PDFs of the reports, but there isn’t a search feature. Reports from 2012, … Continue reading

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New York Times, Dissertations & Theses, and other ProQuest/CSA Illumina databases downtime late Sat, early Sun

ProQuest® will be performing infrastructure maintenance on Saturday, May 5, 2012 starting at 10:00pm and ending by 10:00am on Sunday, May 6, 2012. This means the following databases will be unavailable during this twelve hour period: African American Biographical Database … Continue reading

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