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|MLA International Bibliography||info||some||n/a|
MLA International Bibliography indexes articles, books, and other scholarship related to literature, language, linguistics and folklore. Coverage is from 1926 to the present.
|Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)||info||some||none|
LLBA: Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts contains abstracts and indexing for articles, books, and other scholarly materials related to linguistics and its sub-disciplines. Coverage is from 1973 to the present.
|Literature Criticism Online||info||n/a||all|
|Literature Criticism Online includes full-text biographical and critical essays on major poets, playwrights, novelists and other writing through history and across language. Emphasis is on western authors writing in English. All materials come from the Gale Literature Criticism series.|
|Literature Online (LION)||info||some||some|
Literature Online (LION) provides full-text, searchable access to a wide range of English language literary works, criticism, and reference sources. Robust searching allows users to find authors by nationality, ethnicity, movement and period. Includes Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature, 1920- (ABELL).
|Literature Resource Center (with Scribner and Twayne)||info||some||most|
|Literature Resource Center includes full text access to a wide range of sources for literary research, including peer-reviewed journal articles, book reviews, biographical and topical overview essays and poetry and short fiction from contemporary literary magazines.|
|Academic Onefile (InfoTrac)||info||some||some|
|Academic OneFile offers articles from a variety of disciplines, including the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, theology, and literature. Articles come from a variety of sources, including newspapers, reference sources, and academic journals. Includes full-text coverage of the New York times from 1995 to present.|
|Academic Search Premier (Ebsco)||info||some||some|
|Academic Search Premier is a giant database that covers more than 8,000 journals, 85% of which are peer-reviewed and over 55% are full text, and full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. It covers a wide variety of disciplines.|
L'Annèe Philologique is useful for researchers in the classics, philosophy, history, art, archaeology, and the humanities. It contains publication information for articles for the years 1924 to about 3 years ago, accompanied by a brief abstract.
|ARTFL, the Project for American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language, "is a cooperative enterprise of Analyse et Traitement Informatique de la Langue Francaise (ATILF) of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), the Division of the Humanities, the Division of the Social Sciences, and Electronic Text Services (ETS) of the University of Chicago." Currently, "the corpus consists of nearly 2000 texts, ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing. The eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries are about equally represented, with a smaller selection of seventeenth century texts as well as some medieval and Renaissance texts. . . . recently added [is] a Provencal database that includes 38 texts in their original spellings. Genres include novels, verse, theater, journalism, essays, correspondence, and treatises. Subjects include literary criticism, biology, history, economics, and philosophy. In most cases standard scholarly editions were used in converting the text into machine-readable form, and the data contain page references to these editions."|
|Communication and Mass Media Complete||info||some||some|
Journal articles and more on all aspects of communication fields/majors.
|Provides a comprehensive, cross-disciplinary resource that supports history, social studies, English, and language students. It moves seamlessly from past to present, providing context for contemporary life and culture. The content is enhanced with new books, articles, images, maps, primary documents, and more on a regular cycle.|
A collection of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press in America. Searchable in both English and Spanish, with titles in both languages.
|Film and Television Literature Index||info||some||some|
|HAPI Online (Hispanic American Periodicals Index)||info||some||none|
|Journal and magazine articles, reviews, book citations, documents, original literary works, and other materials focused on Central and South America, Mexico, Brazil, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States.|
|Hospitality & Tourism Complete||info||some||some|
|Covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism.|
|Informe is a full-text Hispanic database of popular magazines and scholarly journals, with a Spanish interface.|
|IPS Source Contains phonetic transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias, German Lieder, French mélodies, and Italian art songs, featuring the texts to the works of all the great song and opera composers as found in the most common anthologies.|
JSTOR provides the searchable full text of the backfiles (at least 3 years old) of many of the core research and academic society published journals in almost all subject areas, but its emphasis is in the humanities and social sciences. The majority of JSTOR’s content is academic and peer-reviewed.
|Latino American Experience||info||n/a||all|
|Latino American Experience (LAE) focuses on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States. LAE’s content spans from pre-Columbian civilizations of the Americas through the present day. Includes research titles, images, primary documents, Spanish-language content, timeline, and vetted web sites. In addition, LAE’s Origins section features both ready-reference and in-depth information about the history, culture, and customs of the people of Latin America, the Caribbean, and the Iberian Peninsula.|
|New York Times (current)||info||n/a||all|
|Full-text and full-image for all articles for the past year.|
|Oxford Islamic Studies Online||info||n/a||all|
|An encyclopedic reference source for information on Islam. It features the Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World, the Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World, the Islamic World: Past and Present, the Oxford Dictionary of Islam, the Oxford History of Islam, and What Everyone Needs to Know About Islam. Includes Qur'anic texts.|
The innovative Oxford Language Dictionaries Online site offers essential language resources never before available online: fully searchable, completely comprehensive bilingual dictionaries, and unique study materials that provide extra help with learning and using an expanding range of languages. This resource is limited to 3 users at any one time.
|Pop Culture Universe||info||n/a||all|
|Provides information on American and world popular culture, past and present without the bias, advertising, suggestive content, or questionable authorship of commercial or fan sites.|
|World Folklore and Folklife||info||n/a||all|
|World Folklore and Folklife explores folklore holiday traditions, festivals, language, stories and fairy tales, proverbs, food traditions, and folk remedies that define our society and our place within it.|
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