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Database topics
American History; Anthropology and Archaeology
Physical extent
1 online resource
Enabling exploration of the political, social, and cultural history of native peoples from the sixteenth century well into the twentieth century, Indigenous Peoples: North America illustrates the fabric of the North American story with unprecedented depth and breadth. Comprehensive yet personal, the collection covers the history of American Indian tribes and supporting organizations, meeting a need for historical researchers. Indigenous Peoples: North America provides a robust, diverse, and appealing search experience and enable intelligent inquiry into the culture and heritage of indigenous people. Indigenous Peoples: North America is sourced from both American and Canadian institutions, as well as direct-from-source from newspapers from various tribes and Indian-related organizations. The collection also features indigenous-language materials, including dictionaries, bibles, and primers.
Database topics
History; Anthropology and Archaeology; Sociology; Race and Ethnicity
Video
1 online resource
Searchable database of approximately 400 original-language documentaries from some of the most important producers and independent filmmakers in Latin America. The videos were produced in Latin America, by Latin Americans, about Latin American issues, such as human rights, violence, immigration, illiteracy, popular culture, and political history. Materials are presented in their original language with abstracts and indexing in Spanish, Portuguese, and English. Approximately two-thirds of the titles have subtitles.

3. SciTech connect [2013 - ]

Database topics
Biology; Chemistry and Chemical Engineering; Engineering; Anthropology and Archaeology; Environmental Studies; History of Science and Technology; Mathematical Sciences; Earth Sciences; Physics and Astronomy; Science (General); Government Information: United States
"SciTech Connect is a portal to free, publicly-available DOE-sponsored R&D results including technical reports, bibliographic citations, journal articles, conference papers, books, multimedia and data information. SciTech Connect is a consolidation of two core DOE search engines, the Information Bridge and the Energy Citations Database. SciTech Connect incorporates all of the R&D information from these two products into one search interface. SciTech Connect was developed by the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI) to increase access to science, technology, and engineering research information from DOE and its predecessor agencies."--FAQ.
Database topics
History; Anthropology and Archaeology; Jewish Studies; Religious Studies
Book
1 online resource.
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The Israel Antiquities Authority (IAA) is very proud to present the Leon Levy Dead Sea Scrolls Digital Library, a free online digitized virtual library of the Dead Sea Scrolls. Hundreds of manuscripts made up of thousands of fragment are now available to the public online. The high resolution images are extremely detailed and can be accessed through various search options on the site. The discovery of the first Dead Sea Scrolls in a remote Judean Desert cave in 1947 is widely considered the greatest archaeological event of the twentieth century. Bedouin treasure hunters and archaeologists ultimately found the remains of hundreds of ancient scrolls. These fragile pieces of parchment and papyrus, including the oldest existing copies of the Hebrew Bible, were preserved for two thousand years by the hot, dry desert climate and the darkness of the caves where they were placed. The scrolls provide an unprecedented picture of the diverse religious beliefs of ancient Judaism, and of daily life during the turbulent Second Temple period when Jesus lived and preached
Database topics
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies; Sociology; Anthropology and Archaeology; Feminist Studies; History; Social Sciences (General); Language; Film and Media Studies
Video
1 online resource
LGBT Studies in Video is a cinematic survey of the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people as well as the cultural and political evolution of the LGBT community. It features award-winning documentaries, interviews, archival footage, and select feature films exploring LGBT history, gay culture and subcultures, civil rights, marriage equality, LGBT families, AIDS, transgender issues, religious perspectives on homosexuality, global comparative experiences, and other topics. A primary partner for this collection is Frameline, a nonprofit media organization that produces the San Francisco International LGBT Film Festival, the oldest film festival devoted to lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender programming currently in existence.
Database topics
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies; Sociology; Anthropology and Archaeology; Feminist Studies; History; Social Sciences (General); Language
LGBT Thought and Culture is an online resource hosting books, periodicals, and archival materials documenting LGBT political, social and cultural movements throughout the twentieth century and into the present day. The collection includes documents ranging from letters, speeches, interviews, and ephemera covering the political evolution of gay rights as well as memoirs, biographies, poetry, letters and works of fiction that illuminate the lives of lesbians, gays, transgendered, and bisexual individuals and the community. It features select rare works from notable LGBT publishers including Alyson Books and Cleis Press, as well as mainstream trade and university publishers. It is also seeking to represent the major winners of both the Stonewall Book Awards and Lambda Literary Awards, many of which are no longer in print.
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Economics and Business; Sociology; Social Sciences (General); Feminist Studies; Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Studies; Anthropology and Archaeology; Environmental Studies; History; Art, Architecture and Design; Language
"The Book Citation Index is designed to enhance the powerful discovery and analysis capabilities of Web of Knowledge by incorporating comprehensive book citation data. Researchers can search for and identify the most relevant and esteemed literature along with the 12,000 peer-reviewed journals and 150,000 conference proceedings already indexed in Web of Knowledge, enabling users to navigate the links in citations across books, journals and proceedings. Books are indexed at the chapter level, resulting in improved searches and deeper insights into the citing behavior between books and the wider world of scholarly research.
Content for the Book Citation Index is comprised of scholarly books, both electronic and print, that present fully referenced articles of original research or reviews of the literature, and has been carefully selected based on well-defined criteria to offer the most significant literature available. The index consists of 25,000 books, dating back to 2005. Coverage is expected to rise to 30,000 books by the end of 2011, with 10,000 new books added each year."--Thomson-Reuters press release, Oct. 2011.

8. SAGE researchmethods [2011 - ]

Database topics
Social Sciences (General); Anthropology and Archaeology; Communication and Journalism; Economics and Business; Sociology; Education; General and Reference Works; Linguistics; Political Science; Statistical and Numeric Data; Psychology
Physical extent
1 online resource
SAGE Research Methods is a tool created to help researchers, faculty and students with their research projects. Users can explore methods concepts to help them design research projects, understand particular methods or identify a new method, conduct their research, and write up their findings. Since SAGE Research Methods focuses on methodology rather than disciplines, it can be used across the social sciences, health sciences, and other areas of research.
Database topics
African Studies; Anthropology and Archaeology; Asian Studies (East, South & Southeast Asia; Middle East); East Asia Studies; Film and Media Studies; French and Italian Studies; Geography; Islam and the Middle East; Religious Studies; Jewish Studies; Language; Music; Race and Ethnicity; Slavic and Eastern European Studies; Social Sciences (General); Spanish, Portuguese and Latin American Studies
Intended to be a visual encyclopedia of human behavior and culture, online in streaming video. Contains classic and contemporary documentaries; previously unpublished footage from working anthropologists and ethnographers in the field; and select feature films. Includes footage from every continent and hundreds of unique cultures. Thematic areas include: language and culture, kinesthetics, body language, food and foraging, cooking, economic systems, social stratification and status, caste systems and slavery, male and female roles, kinship and families, political organization, conflict and conflict resolution, religion and magic, music and the arts, culture and personality, and sex, gender, and family roles.
Database topics
Anthropology and Archaeology
Journal/Periodical
1 online resource.
Database topics
Political Science; Philosophy; Religious Studies; Ancient Greek and Roman Culture; Medieval Studies; Anthropology and Archaeology; Economics and Business; Language; Linguistics
The complete texts of the Oxford handbooks in Archaeology, Business and Management, Classical Studies, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Economics and Finance, History, Linguistics, Literature, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion online. Extensive links make the online handbooks easy to navigate making these valuable reference resources more easily discoverable, accessible and searchable. Contains 13,000+ in-depth essays by the world's leading scholars.
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Agriculture, Forestry, and Wildlife; Medicine; Biology; Anthropology and Archaeology; Environmental Studies
CAB eBooks provides a unique opportunity to access CABI's prestigious titles in an easy-to use format. Books are indexed and retrievable as chapters. The full front file collection is divided into six core subject collections, constantly updated with the latest titles. The six subject collections comprise: 1. Agriculture; 2. Animal & veterinary sciences; 3. Environmental sciences; 4. Human health, food & nutrition; 5. Leisure & tourism; 6. Plant sciences. As of September 2013, there were over 640 titles.
Database topics
Anthropology and Archaeology
A systematically organized collection of thousands of books and articles on cultures from all regions of the world; provides information on particular cultures, ethnic groups, or immigrant groups, their beliefs and superstitions, or subjects such as political structure, architecture, kinship units, or settlement patterns. The information is organized by cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text documents are subject-indexed at the paragraph level.
Database topics
American History; Anthropology and Archaeology; Environmental Studies; Social Sciences (General); Economics and Business; Political Science; Government Information: State and Local
In every US State and the District of Columbia, agencies are creating databases of useful information - information on businesses, licensed professionals, plots of land, even dates of fish stocking. Some of this content is available on search engines, but much of it is part of the invisible web. Since July 2007, librarians and other government information specialists have been working on identifying and annotating these databases in one place. We've chased across fifty state web sites so you don't have to!
Database topics
General and Reference Works; Anthropology and Archaeology; African Studies; Environmental Studies; Social Sciences (General); Sociology; Art, Architecture and Design; Engineering
Urban Studies Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to urban studies, including urban affairs, community development, urban history, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Records are selected from many of the top titles within the discipline, including Journal of Urban Affairs, Urban Studies, and Canadian Journal of Urban Research.
Database topics
General and Reference Works; Ancient Greek and Roman Culture; Medieval Studies; Anthropology and Archaeology; History; Philosophy
Physical extent
Electronic encyclopedia.
"The NEW PAULY is intended as an aid for the study of Greek and Roman culture and its multifaceted presence in all periods of European and, since the Early Modern period, world history"Preface.
Database topics
Race and Ethnicity; American History; Political Science; History; Anthropology and Archaeology; Environmental Studies
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1 online resource : HTML.
Database indexing works on international migration and interethnic relations. Over 22,000 citations, most in French but also in English and other European languages. Sources cited include: articles, books, book chapters, dissertations and theses, conference proceedings, reports. Some links to full text. International scope.
Database topics
Anthropology and Archaeology
Current issues of Association journals and bulletins, plus archived issues of all the Association's journals, newsletters and bulletins. Recent issues available from AnthroSource server in PDF; older issues available as images via JSTOR. Features include: searchable OCR-derived full text, email notifications of new content and article citations, dynamically cross-linked article references, personal profiles/saved searches/citation management. Journal issues generally appear online prior to distribution in print.
Database topics
Government Information: United States; Statistical and Numeric Data; Political Science; Geography; Sociology; Anthropology and Archaeology; Race and Ethnicity; Education; American History
The National Historical Geographic Information System is a project to create and freely disseminate a database incorporating all available aggregate census information for the United States between 1790 and 2000. The data being incorporated into NHGIS covers social and economic topics, such as income, education, labor, housing, elections, religion, and agriculture. When complete, NHGIS will provide data for various levels of geography. Contains aggregate census data and GIS-compatible boundary files for the United States between 1790 and 2010 including: Historical Censuses (1790-1960), Modern Censuses: Core Summary Files (1970-2010), Modern Censuses: Special & Supplemental Files (1980-1990), County Business Patterns (1974-2003), American Community Survey (2010)
Database topics
American History; Economics and Business; Anthropology and Archaeology; Environmental Studies; Government Information: United States; Law; History; Political Science; Social Sciences (General)
  • Also available in print and on microfiche.
The bound, sequentially numbered volumes of all the reports, documents, and journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives constitute a rich source of primary source material on all aspects of American history. Upon completion, the digital version of the Serial set will consist of approximately 13,800 volumes and over 12 million pages." Covers 1789-1969.