Archive for June, 2011

Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Bowker’s Books in Print

Bowker’s Books in Print Bowker’s Books in Print is now using a new search interface.

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Thursday, June 30th, 2011

Context of Scripture Online

Context of Scripture Online Provides access to a collection of Ancient Near Eastern texts that have an impact on the interpretation of the Hebrew Bible. Especially useful to scholars seeking to make literary comparisons between Biblical texts and contemporary non-Hebraic texts. Each entry includes an introduction to the text, an authoritative translation, commentary and bibliographic […]

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Sunday, June 12th, 2011

European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750

European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750 This bibliographic database is a valuable index for libraries, scholars and individuals interested in European works that relate to the Americas. EBSCO Publishing, in cooperation with the John Carter Brown Library, has created this resource from European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The […]

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Sunday, June 12th, 2011


Gartner Web site provides access to the research and advisory firm’s information technology news, research reports, and business and market analysis, and includes product descriptions and comparisons, information on trends, and a calendar of upcoming conferences and events for IT managers, specialists, and business interests.

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Sunday, June 12th, 2011

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy “The Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy was founded in 1995 for the purpose of providing detailed, scholarly information on key topics and philosophers in all areas of philosophy.” Articles are currently from three sources: (1) original contributions by specialized philosophers around the Internet; (2) adaptations of material written by the editors for […]

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Accounting & Tax

Accounting & Tax This is an accounting research database, proving centralized access to top journals, reference reports, proceedings, dissertations and more, with hundreds in full-text.

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Banking Information Source

Banking Information Source Search essential banking industry publications providing information about the financial services industry, banking, and industry trends.

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011

International Bibliography of the Social Sciences

International Bibliography of the Social Sciences IBSS includes bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951. It is unique in its broad coverage of international material and incorporates many different languages and countries. Journals are regularly indexed and some books are included each year. Abstracts are provided […]

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011

ProQuest Asian Business and Reference

ProQuest Asian Business and Reference ProQuest Asian business and reference offers detailed information on companies, economies, markets, and overall business conditions throughout the Eastern Hemisphere. A great deal of information on international trade is available as well. It contains: news and current awareness sources, country information and statistics, information on people and institutions, and on […]

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Thursday, June 9th, 2011

Changes in FirstSearch Databases

The following resources are no longer available from the OCLC FirstSearch service.  We have moved PAIS to ProQuest and the other 4 to EBSCOhost. Book Review Digest Essay and General Literature Index Library Literature & Information Science (was LibraryLit) PAIS International Database Wilson Biographies Illustrated (was Biography Index)  

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