Category Archives: General


CultureGrams helps you and your students discover the world with concise cultural and statistical snapshots of every country recognized by the United Nations — from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. Local experts document the unique, intimate details of each country’s customs, traditions … Continue reading

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Biography Index

Biography Index cites biographical articles appearing in any of more than 3,000 periodicals indexed in other Wilson databases, plus select other titles. What’s more, some 2,000 current books of individual and collective biography are cited each year, as well as … Continue reading

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DISCUS Resources

The following resources from DISCUS have been added to the Electronic Resources Database List: Britannica Online – School Edition K-12 Use this powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites. Encyclopædia Britannica Online … Continue reading

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CQ Researcher

CQ Researcher provides reporting and analysis of current issues in the news. Each single-themed, 12,000-word report is researched and written by a seasoned journalist. The consistent, reader-friendly organization provides researchers with an introductory overview; background and chronology on the topic; … Continue reading

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Marquis Who's Who on the Web

Marquis Who’s Who on the Web, a high-speed’, searchable online database, features comprehensive profiles on over 1.4 million of the most accomplished individuals from all fields of endeavor including: government, business, science and technology, the arts, entertainment, and sports. Recognized … Continue reading

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Latin American Newspapers

Latin American Newspapers includes more than 35 nineteenth- and twentieth-century Latin American newspapers, featuring titles from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru, Venezuela and elsewhere. Click here to access Latin American Newspapers.

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America's Newspapers

America’s News enables researchers to pinpoint information on people, issues and events in the local area or around the country. Updated daily, this comprehensive resource offers tens of millions of current and archived articles and video clips from news sources … Continue reading

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Books & Authors – Formerly "What do I read next?"

A new readers’ advisory resource provided by DISCUS. Books & Authors will replace the What Do I Read Next? database with a much more visual and interactive interface.  Users can search by title, author, subject, full text, time period, geographic … Continue reading

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Book Review Index Online Plus

Comprehensive reference database for locating reviews of books, periodicals, books-on-tape and electronic media. Access this resource

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Journal Citation Reports (JCR)

Do you need to find the impact factor for a particular journal? The Thomas Cooper Library and the School of Medicine Library have partnered to bring you Journal Citation Reports online access! Both the Science and Social Sciences journals are … Continue reading

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