Database topics
News; Communication and Journalism; Race and Ethnicity; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies; American History; General and Reference Works; Language
Full text database of selected newspapers, magazines, and journals of the alternative and independent press.
Database topics
General and Reference Works; American Literary Studies; British and Commonwealth Literary Studies
Provides access to biographical essays focusing on all genres and time periods of American and British literature and selected other literatures. Essays discuss the lives and careers of authors and summarize critical responses to their work.
Database topics
Germanic Studies; Language; General and Reference Works
  • Die deutsche Rechtschreibung
  • Das Synonymwörterbuch
  • Das Herkunftswörterbuch
  • Richtiges und gutes Deutsch
  • Grosses Wörterbuch der deutschen Sprache
  • Deutsches Universalwörterbuch
  • Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke
  • Recht
  • Das Grosse Fremdwörterbuch
  • Das Lexicon der Wirtschaft
  • Lexikon der Vornamen
  • Wörterbuch der Abkürzungen
  • Familiennamen—Herkunft und Bedeutung
  • Das Grosse Wörterbuch der Zitate und Redewendungen
  • Geographische Namen in Deutschland
  • Wörterbuch der Szenesprachen
  • Wörterbuch der New Economy.
Covers seventeen Duden dictionaries including: Duden - Wörterbuch der Abkürzungen (Dictionary of abbreviations), Duden, Duden - Das große Fremdwörterbuch (Larger foreign word dictionary), Duden - Das Herkunftswörterbuch (Etymological dictionary), Duden - Das Synonymwörterbuch (Dictionary of synonyms), Duden - Deutsches Universalwörterbuch (Universal German dictionary), Duden - Die deutsche Rechtsschreibung (German spelling), Duden - Familiennamen (Surnames), Duden - Geographische Namen (Geographical names), Duden - Lexikon der Vornamen (Lexicon of first names), Duden - Richtiges und gutes Deutsch (Correct German and good usage), Duden - Wörterbuch der New Economy (Dictionary of the new economy), Duden - Wörterbuch der Szenesprachen (Contemporary Slang dictionary).
Database topics
British and Commonwealth History; Language; British and Commonwealth Literary Studies; General and Reference Works
Journal/Periodical
CD-ROMs : col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 operation manual (1 v. (loose leaf) ; 30 cm.)
CD-ROM version of the Index to English literary periodicals, 1681-1914, designed to work with the microfilm collection, English literary periodicals series. Features include keyword and title searching as well as the ability to print selected references.
Database topics
French and Italian Studies; Germanic Studies; General and Reference Works
Physical extent
1 online resource
"E-Periodica is ETH-Bibliothek's platform for digitised Swiss journals. The earliest journals on E-Periodica date back to the early 18th century. However, current issues are constantly added to the range. All journals on the platform are freely accessible. Depending on the agreement with the individual publisher, there may be an embargo for more recent issues. OCR offers support in Antiqua and Gothic script. The journals are accessed manually and information such as title and author recorded to enable the provision of meta-data. The individual articles can be downloaded as PDF files."--About page.
Database topics
Asian Studies (East, South & Southeast Asia; Middle East); General and Reference Works
Book
1 online resource.
Database version of Le Grand Ricci, which was published in six volumes and 7,300 pages, in addition to a volume with appendices. It offers approximately 300,000 Chinese words and expressions from the early beginnings to the end of the 20th century. Over 2,000 characters deal with the oldest forms of writing, or the so-called oracle bone inscriptions. Le Grand Ricci incorporates a wide spectrum of lexical domains, ranging from literature and history, to science, specialist technologies, medicine, law, philosophy, religion, etc.