Provides lively, accessible introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics and periods. All are collections of specially commissioned essays, shaped and introduced to appeal to student readers. Together the chapters add up to a systematic critical account of, for example Plato, Luther, Jane Austen, Tom Stoppard or Stravinsky, the French Novel or Jewish American Literature, and each title is supported by reference features such as a chronology and guide to further reading.
Catalog of Art Museum Images Online - Contains about 95,000 high quality art images, including photographs, painting, sculpture, textiles, and architecture, contributed and described by leading museums worldwide.
Provides quick answers to style and editing questions for The Chicago Manual of Style. The Q&A content is fully searchable along with the content of The Chicago Manual of Style. Also provides convenient tools, such as sample forms, letters, and style sheets.
Provides a full text collection of Bibles, commentaries, classic Christian works, creeds, catechisms, hymnals, sermons, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and more.
Provides the full text of working papers from university research institutes, occasional-paper series from NGOs, etc., as well as citations to books and journal articles.
CLASE indexes literature published in Latin American journals that focus on topics in the social sciences and humanities. PERIODICA covers journals specializing in science and technology. Includes scholarly journals published in Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.
Provides citations of journal articles in communication and media studies.
Contains more than 30,000 entries with definitions for tech-related words and phrases.
Replaces THOMAS.gov as of November 2013. Provides the full text of Congressional bills, reports, resolutions, and treaties.
Provides citations of content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
A biographical guide to current writers in the United States and around the world in a variety of fields, including fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, and television. Includes bibliographical references.
Provides the largest and richest online collection of video available for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.
Contains articles on literary authors from every era and genre. Coverage is analytic as well as biographical.
Provides full text access to the entire corpus of Barth's Gesamtausgabe, currently comprising more than 40 volumes of sermons, letters, lectures, conversations, and academic writings in German and select English translations.
Provides the full text of 16th and 17th century documents of the Protestant Reformation and post-Reformation era.
Provides the full text of 16th and 17th century documents relating to the Catholic Reformation.
Provides a virtual library of all that is important in Greek and Latin literature. Epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; the great medical writers and mathematicians; those Church Fathers who made particular use of pagan culture — in short, our entire Greek and Latin Classical heritage is represented here with up-to-date texts and accurate English translations. More than 520 volumes of Latin, Greek, and English texts are available, allowing readers to browse, search, bookmark, annotate, and share content.
Provides free access to digital collections from many different universities and other online organizations. Includes books, images, historical documents, and more.
Provides the full text of almost all surviving books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in the United States from 1639 to 1800.
Provides the full text of almost all surviving books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in the United States from 1801 to 1819.
Provides the full text of almost all surviving books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in England, Scotland, Wales, Ireland, and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473 to 1700.
Provides the full text of selected books in many disciplines.
Provides citations and abstracts of journal articles, books, and other resources in economics.
Delivers a complete, searchable copy of every issue of The Economist from 1843 to 2012. Full-colour images, multiple search indexes, and the facility to browse each issue - all combine to offer a primary source covering the 19th and 20th centuries.
Provides access to information on all aspects of cultural and social life around the world. A useful, free companion resource, Explaining Human Culture, is also available. eHRAF Video Tutorials
Provides citations to journal articles in many disciplines.
Provides full text access to articles from Encyclopedia Britannica.
Covers the topics, concepts, and ideas that motivate and shape the fields of activism, civil engagement, and social justice and includes biographies of the major thinkers and leaders who have influenced and continue to influence the study of activism.
Considers the ways in which the tenets and foundations of African American culture have given rise to today’s society. Approaching the field from a “street level” perspective, these two volumes cover topics of universal interest in America: rap music, sports, television, cinema, racism, religion, literature, and much more.
Offers an interdisciplinary approach to American Urban history by covering topics from economics, geography, anthropology, politics, and sociology.
The Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics (EAGLL) brings together the latest research from across a range of disciplines which contribute to our knowledge of Ancient Greek. It is particularly useful for scholars and students of Greek, of linguistics, and of other Indo-European languages, as well as of Biblical literature.