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Gale Virtual Reference Library

The new interface improves navigation and organization as well as the display. Gale Virtual Reference Library [GVRL] now offers a multi-page viewer and a page flipper feature. The interface is available in 34 languages and is embedded with ReadSpeaker text-to-speech … Continue reading

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Passport GMID (Global Market Information Database)

Provides business intelligence on industries, market data & forecasts, countries, and consumer lifestyles. Use Euromonitor International’s Passport GMID, to retrieve international market research data, including reports on specific products and industries.

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Science of Synthesis

Science of Synthesis is an electronic version of the reference work by the same name; it also provides access to Houben-Weyl (Methods of Organic Chemistry) which includes the electronic backfile references back to 1835.  Science of Synthesis covers both organic … Continue reading

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Establish a permanent link to a Lexis Nexis Academic document

Permalinking is now available for documents in LexisNexis Academic! This means that you can now obtain a Permanent URL to retrieved documents. In document view, you will now see a permalink icon in the top right corner. Click on that … Continue reading

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Middle Ages and Renaissance database

The Iter Bibliography, with citations to research in archaeology, art, history, literature, philosophy, religion, and the history of science during the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400 – 1700) is now available to USC researchers on or off campus. To see … Continue reading

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Some standard reference directories now available through Gale Directory Library

The University Libraries now subscribes to some standard “ready reference” titles electronically. Encyclopedia of Associations-National Organizations of the U.S., Gale Directory of Databases, Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media, Market Share Reporter, National Faculty Directory They are accessible from … Continue reading

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Update to name and URL, Source OECD now OECD iLibrary

The online library of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development has changed its name, interface and URL. Best known for its publications and its statistics, the OECD’s work covers economic and social issues from macroeconomics, to trade, education, development, … Continue reading

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200 years of The Times (London) now at your fingertips

The Times Digital Archive is a full-image online archive of every page published by The Times [London] from 1785-1985.  The complete page of every issue of the world’s newspaper of record is full-text searchable — every headline, article (including daily … Continue reading

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ACRL Metrics

With ACRLMetrics you can create reports from statistics gathered by the Association of College and Research Libraries and the National Center for Education Statistics’ academic libraries survey.  Statistics on services, circulation, salaries, expenditures (collections, staff, operating), outputs are available as … Continue reading

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Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective

This retrospective database indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Annual surveys of the laws of a jurisdiction, annual surveys of the federal courts, yearbooks, annual institutes, and annual … Continue reading

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