Category Archives: General

Expanded coverage of disciplines in Cabell’s Directories of Publishing Opportunities

Science and mathematics now included in our subscription.  Directories in: astronomy, biological sciences, business, chemistry, computer science, education, library science, mathematics, oceanography, physics, psychology & psychiatry, nursing, and health administration.

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Web of Science Core Collection expands Web of Science databases

Web of Science is now Web of Science Core Collection.  The Social Sciences Citation Index, now extends back to 1900.  As part of the core collection (and with separate entries on the databases page) we now have Book Citation Index, … Continue reading

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Data Citation Index

Data Citation Index captures metadata from data repositories in the Social Sciences, Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Arts & Humanities. Through linked content and summary information, DCI allows researchers to discover data across subjects and regions in one source as … Continue reading

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Current Contents Connect

Updated daily, Current Contents Connect is a multidisciplinary current awareness resource providing access to bibliographic information from leading scholarly journals and books; also includes relevant, evaluated Web sites and documents.  Search or set up email alerts by creating a personal … Continue reading

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Early American Newspapers Series I, 1690-1876

Offers fully searchable, cover-to-cover reproductions from more than 700 historical American newspapers from 23 states and the District of Columbia printed between 1690 and 1876. From Readex: “Early American newspapers, often printed by small-town printers, documented the daily life of … Continue reading

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Dictionary of American Regional English

Online version of the multi-volume reference work that documents words, phrases, and pronunciations that vary from one place to another place across the United States. The entries in DARE include regional pronunciations, variant forms, some etymologies, and regional and social … Continue reading

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PASCAL adds another e-book package

We can now access EBSCO’s Academic Collection of over 125,000 e-books from major publishers and university presses thanks to an initiative of PASCAL (Partnership Among South Carolina Academic Libraries). There is some overlap with the ebrary collection PASCAL has already … Continue reading

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Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003

The full facsimile run of the world’s most iconic illustrated newspaper. Search or browse (by issue or contributor). This resource was acquired by University Libraries with generous contributions from the Departments of English Language and Literature; History, and Languages, Literatures … Continue reading

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iPOLL (Roper Center)

iPOLL is the largest source for opinion polling data. Data covers 1935 to the present on a broad range of topics. Questions can be searched by keyword, topic, date, or source. The database includes polls from many sources: major news … Continue reading

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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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