Research Databases

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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.

ICPSR

Provides social science data; available as data files for use with statistical software such as SAS, SPSS, and Stata.

Index of Medieval Art

Holdings include images and descriptive data relating to works of art produced between early apostolic times and the sixteenth century. Although the Index of Medieval Art was formerly known as the Index of Christian Art, the collection now includes secular subjects as well as a growing number of subjects from medieval Jewish and Islamic culture. About half of the total records held in the Index are currently online; back-files and new material are added regularly.

Index Religiosus

An international reference bibliography in Theology, Religious Studies and Church History, covering publications written in various European languages (English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, etc.). Formed by the merger of the Revue d’histoire ecclésiastique and the Elenchus Bibliographicus from the journal Ephemerides Theologicae Lovanienses, essential working instruments for Theology and Religious Studies.

International Medieval Bibliography

A multidisciplinary bibliographic database covering Europe, North Africa and the Middle East for the entire period from AD 300 to 1500. It aims to provide a comprehensive, current bibliography of articles in journals and miscellany volumes (conference proceedings, essay collections or Festschriften) published worldwide in over 35 different languages.

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.

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.

JSTOR

Provides the full text of journal articles from a selected set of journals in many disciplines.

Kanopy

Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video service that provides access to more than 26,000 educational videos via the web and on mobile devices. Major subjects covered include: the arts, business and training, health sciences, media and communication, natural sciences, social sciences, and teacher education. All users can browse and search films in addition to watching leased content. Faculty and staff can request films for curriculum use or student development.

Karl Marx / Friedrich Engels Papers

Provides free online access to the digitized versions of original papers of Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels. Contains some of the most influential pieces of writing in world history that still play a major role in the rethinking of capitalism, labour, economic crises and revolution.

L'Année philologique

A specialized bibliographic database of scholarly works relating to all aspects of Ancient Greek and Roman civilizations. Includes all volumes of the annual index, beginning with Volume I published in 1928.

Lexicon of Greek Grammarians of Antiquity

Serves as the first point of reference for information on ancient grammarians for scholars of Greek and Latin antiquity, in particular for research into the history of philology, grammar and ancient scholarship. Each entry consists of a biographical introduction, the Greek text of their preserved work, and a bibliography of texts and studies.

Library of Latin Texts - Series A

Provides full text access to more than 3,200 Latin texts from Antiquity to the present, including many Patristic texts.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

Provides citations and abstracts of topics including librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval,information management and more.

Literature Online (LION)

A virtual library containing more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, more than 360 full text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources.

Literature Resource Center

Provides access to Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, and selected articles in Contemporary Literary Criticism, as well as other resources.

Lynda.com

Provides access to over 3,500 video tutorial courses from industry experts on interpersonal, creative, technical, and professional skills.

MAS Ultra: School Edition

Contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra – School Edition also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

MasterFILE Premier

Provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags.

MathSciNet

Contains citations, reviews, and abstracts of research in the mathematical sciences. NEW: Now also available in the familiar EBSCO interface.

MEDLINE

Provides citations of journal articles and other resources in medicine and related disciplines.

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print

Provides full text, searchable access to Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print.

Military & Government Collection

Provides citations of journal and newspaper articles about the U.S. military.

MLA International Bibliography

Provides citations of journal articles and other resources in the discipline of English and other modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.

Music Index

Provides citations of journal articles, reviews of recordings and performances, and other resources in music.

Nature.com

Provides access to publications from the Nature Publishing Group in different subject areas, including biotechnology, cancer, chemistry, clinical medicine, dentistry, developmental biology, drug discovery, earth sciences, evolution & ecology, genetics, immunology, materials science, medicine, microbiology, molecular cell biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and physics.

Naxos Music Library

Provides streaming access to more than 49,000 CDs with more than 711,000 tracks, standard and rare repertoire, from over 250 classical, jazz and world music labels. Includes most liner notes and the ability to create personalized playlists.

Naxos Music Library World

Offers a wide range of World music, from legendary historical musical performances to contemporary world music. Recordings of over 32,000 artists are represented.