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eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)

Provides the full-text of selected books in many disciplines.

EconLit

Provides citations and abstracts of journal articles, books, and other resources in economics.

Economist Historical Archive

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.

eHRAF World Cultures

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

Eighteenth Century Collections Online

A comprehensive digital collection which has aimed to include every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in the United Kingdom, along with thousands of important works from the Americas, between 1701 and 1800. Consists of books, pamphlets, broadsides, ephemera. Also included are significant collections of women writers of the eighteenth century, collections on the French Revolution, and numerous eighteenth-century editions of the works of Shakespeare.

Electronic Collections Online (ECO)

Provides citations to journal articles in many disciplines.

Encyclopedia Britannica

Provides full text access to articles from Encyclopedia Britannica.

ERIC

Provides citations and abstracts of journal articles in education and citations of other education-related documents.

Filmakers Library Online (Streaming Video)

Provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum—race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Financial Times Historical Archive

Delivers the complete, searchable run of The Financial Times daily business newspaper. Every item ever printed in the paper, from 1888-2010, can be searched and browsed article by article and page by page.

FirstSearch

offers electronic access to dozens of databases and more than 10 million full-text and full-image articles

Gale eBooks

Provides the full-text of selected books in many disciplines.

GeoRef

References and selected abstracts to the world's literature in geology, covering North America since 1669 and other areas since 1933.

govinfo

The Government Printing Office's official web portal, providing an entry point to federal government publications available online. Formerly known as FDSys.

GPO

Provides citations of government publications, with links to full text where available.

GreenFILE

Provides citations and abstracts of scholarly and general interest titles, government documents and reports related to the relationship between human beings and the environment.

Grove encyclopedia of classical art and architecture

Provides in-depth articles containing biographies as well as thematic entries on architecture, ceramics, metalwork, mosaics, painting and sculpture.

Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

Provides wide coverage of data on properties of inorganic and organic compounds.

Handbook of Latin American Studies

Provides a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars.

HathiTrust Digital Library

HathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository and highly functional access platform. It provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives.

Health and Society in Video (Streaming Video)

An online collection of streaming documentaries focusing on health issues and their impact on society. Health and the human condition have become important components for studies in sociology, culture, ethics, government, public policy, and other disciplines that examine how people interact with the world.

Health Source: Consumer Edition

Provides information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health, with access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Provides citations to journal articles in the health sciences, with particular emphasis on nursing. The database also contains Clinical Pharmacology, which provides current drug information.

HeinOnline

Provides access to legal history available in an online, searchable, image-based format. Includes comprehensive coverage from inception of more than 2,000 law and law-related periodicals, and many other legal resources. The specific collections accessible to Wheaton include: World Constitutions Illustrated; U.S. Congressional Documents; U.S. Federal Agency Documents, Decisions, and Appeals; Law Journal Library; Legal Classics; Women and the Law; U.S. Treaties and Agreements Library; Foreign Relations of the United States (FRUS); U.S. Presidential Library; U.S. Supreme Court Library; Federal Register Library; U.S. Statutes at Large; U.S. Federal Legislative History Library; U.S. Code; History of International Law; U.S. Attorney General & Department of Justice Collection; Religion & the Law; Philip C. Jessup Library; National Moot Court Competition; American Indian Law Collection; Animal Studies: Law, Welfare and Rights; Congress and the Courts; Immigration Law & Policy in the U.S.; Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law; and World Trials Library. Also known as Hein Online.

Historical Abstracts

Provides citations of journal articles, books, and dissertations about the history of all countries other than the United States and Canada, from 1450 to the present.

Historical Statistics of the United States

A standard source for the quantitative facts of American history. Areas covered include Population, Work and Welfare, Economic Structure and Performance, Economic Sectors, and Governance and International Relations.

Human Rights Studies Online

A research and learning database providing comparative documentation, analysis, and interpretation of major human rights violations and atrocity crimes worldwide from 1900 to 2010. The collection includes primary and secondary materials across multiple media formats and content types for each selected event, including Armenia, the Holocaust, Cambodia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Rwanda, Darfur, and more than thirty additional subjects.

International Music Score Library Project

The International Music Score Library Project (IMSLP) is a project for the creation of a virtual library of music scores and recordings. The library consists mainly of scans of old musical editions out of copyright. In addition, it admits scores by contemporary composers who wish to share their music with the world by releasing it under a Creative Commons license. It also includes included public domain and licensed sound recordings.

Internet Archive

Internet Archive is a non-profit library of millions of free books, movies, software, music, websites, and more.

IPA Source

Online since 2003, IPA Source is the web's largest library of International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and art song texts. Now with over 7075 texts including 1216 aria texts.