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CAMIO

Visual Resource

Growing collection documenting works of art from around the world from prehistoric to contemporary times, representing the collections of prominent museums.


Caribbean History and Culture, 1535-1920

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Digital collection of over 1,200 books, pamphlets, almanacs, broadsides and ephemera covering the history of the Caribbean Islands. Can be searched or browsed by subject, genre, place of publication, language, etc.

Center for Research Libraries Online Catalog

Index

Catalog of approximately five million newspapers, journals, books, pamphlets, dissertations, archives, government publications, and other resources held by the Center for Research Libraries. Lafayette users have access to these materials via interlibrary loan. For more information see our description of CRL's collections.


Chicago Manual of Style

Reference

Online guide to the most recent editions of the Chicago (or Turabian) citation and formatting style.


Chicago Tribune historical backfile

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Coverage: 1849-1994

Electronic backfile of the Chicago Tribune from the first issue through 1994.


China Academic Journals Database

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Full-text database of Chinese academic journals from a wide range of disciplines. Most of the articles are in Chinese, not English.


China Data Center

Data
Collection of major Chinese governmental data on the national, provincial, city, and county levels. Includes areas such as population, employment, industry, education, agriculture, trade, public health, and much more.

China Films Yearbook

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Coverage: 1981-2011

Annual coverage of major Chinese film productions and events, including statistical data.


Choice Reviews Online

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Coverage: September 1988-present

Brief reviews of books and electronic resources for academic libraries. Also includes all editorial content from Choice magazine.


Christian-Muslim Relations Online

An online bibliography that provides general history of relations between the two faiths as represented in works written by Christians and Muslims about the other and against the other.


Chronicle of Higher Education

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Newspaper covering higher education.


Classical Music Library

Database of classical music plus biographical information on composers.


Cold War Intelligence

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Coverage: 1945-2008

Collection of over 2,300 "formerly classified U.S. government documents (most of them classified Top Secret or higher)" highlighting "the successes and failures of the U.S. intelligence community in its efforts to spy on the Soviet Union during the Cold War." Includes declassified memos, reports, studies, speeches, and more from the CIA, NARA, Library of Congress, National Archives of the United Kingdom, and several Presidential Libraries.


Conference Proceedings Citation Index

Index

Index of papers from conferences, meetings, symposia, etc. in the sciences and social sciences. Includes a feature allowing you to search for publications that cite a known paper.


Contemporary World Music

Audio collection of music from around the world. Includes reggae, worldbeat, Indian classical, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, and more.


CQ Congress Collection

Data, Full-Text

Legislative information and analysis of "key votes" in the U.S. Congress. Biographical, political, and electoral data about members of Congress, plus information and data on the structure of the legislative branch.


CQ Researcher

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Coverage: 1991-present

Weekly reports on "hot" topics. Each report focuses on one topic and includes an explanation of the issues, a "pro and con" debate feature, a chronology, and a bibliography that can lead to additional resources. Especially useful for political and social issues.


CQ Supreme Court Collection

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Summaries and analysis of major U.S. Supreme Court decisions with links to full text of cases. Also includes biographies of justices plus tools for analyzing voting records and opinion alignments.


CQ Voting and Elections Collection

Data, Full-Text

Data and analysis on U.S. presidential, congressional, and gubernatorial elections, plus information on voter demographics and political parties. Includes biographical information on candidates and some election speeches.


CQ Weekly

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Coverage: 1983-present

News and analysis of the U.S. Congress. Includes status of major legislation and a record of votes.