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Coverage: 1971-present

Index of Western-language publications on topics relating to Asia.


Coverage: 1975-2009

Index of articles, books, conference proceedings, dissertations, and art exhibition and dealer's catalogs covering European and American art from late antiquity to the present. Note that this database is no longer being updated.

Full-text, Reference

Encyclopedia covering topics related to bioethics, including genetically modified foods, social justice, sustainability, and chemical warfare.


Database of peer-reviewed research articles in biology and medicine.

Full-text, Index

Coverage: 2000-present

Access to collection 1 with over 70 peer-reviewed journals in the life sciences. Coverage for most journals begins in 2000.

Data, Reference

Provides detailed scientific information for each of the 716 species of birds nesting in the USA and Canada. Each online species entry contains recordings of that bird's songs and calls, images, videos, migration patterns, and maps of distribution.

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Scholarly encyclopedia covering all aspects of the Hindu tradition.

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Web version of the Encyclopaedia Britannica.


Digital library containing some of the core primary and secondary sources for the study of medieval and modern history of the British Isles. Includes government documents, most notably the domestic Calendar of State Papers for 1547-1704 and the foreign Calendar of State Papers for 1547-1589.


Coverage: 1120-1900

Digitized collection of British manuscripts, including poems, plays, novels, diaries, journals, religious writings, and correspondence. Consists of two parts (Medieval and Renaissance, and 1660-1900), which can be searched separately or together. Note that while the full text of the manuscripts is not searchable, a searchable, detailed description is provided for each.


Digital collection of early English news media from the 17th and 18th centuries. Includes pamphlets, broadsides, periodicals, and an extensive collection of London newspapers. To simultaneously search this resource along with Eighteenth Century Collections Online Vols. I & II, 17th-18th Century Nichols Newspaper Collection, The Times of London Digital Archive, and The Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive, use the Gale Primary Sources search interface.

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Company and industry profiles plus case studies with common business problems and situations.