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Narrative results from ABC News polls.  [more info]
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Product catalog providing information on assistive technology and rehabilitation equipment ...  [more info]
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Current issue of Chronicle of Higher Education  [more info]
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Useful mainly as a source for teaching positions.  [more info]
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Job seekers: post your resume, search for jobs, create job alerts, and get career news...    [more info]
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Over 188,000 abbreviations and acronyms and initialisms.  [more info]
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Explore public service advertisement (PSA) campaigns from the Ad Council, a leading producer of PSAs and the creator of such slogans as "Friends don't let friends drive drunk" and "A mind is a terrible thing to waste."  [more info]
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Images and information for over 7,000 advertisements printed in U.S. and Canadian newspapers and magazines between 1911 and 1955.  [more info]
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Digital archive of thousands of vintage television commercials dating from the 1950s to the 1980s.  [more info]
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An educational portal that develops and distributes academic research materials and products on Africa and African Diaspora.   Includes peer-reviewed journals, bibliographies, hip-hop, scholarly essays, art exhibitions, poetry, profiles, autobiographies, syllabi, multimedia, a who's who directory, and much more.  [more info]
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AfricaBib allows searching of several databases, including Africana Periodical Literature, which indexes over 500 international journals. Maintained as a free service by the African Studies Centre in Leiden, The Netherlands.   [more info]
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Provides streaming access to African television stations.Aims to provide coverage on current events in Africa through African voices.  [more info]
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An agency under the United States Department of Health and Human Services whose aim is to improve the delivery of healthcare.  [more info]
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Search for a title to find links for more films with the same personnel, themes, moods or genre.  Also offers choices for browsing by decade and country. Also lists purchase information from a variety of online vendors, but the best feature of this source is the ability to find similar titles.  [more info]
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Information on every licensed physician in the United States. Search by physician name or specialty.  [more info]
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Popular website that began as a bookseller but now sells everything from automotive supplies to video games.  [more info]
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Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor and ca. 1800 state Employment Service Agencies. Ca. 250,000 jobs are listed. Searching is by state or region and by type of position. Most jobs are full time and in the private sector.  [more info]
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U.S. Census Bureau search tool that provides access to population, housing, economic and geographic information.  Note: American FactFinder works with Mozilla Firefox 3.6 and Microsoft Internet Explorer 7. Other browsers may not perform as expected.  [more info]
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Directory and comparative data.  [more info]
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This document contains information for creating citations in American Medical Association (AMA) style.  [more info]
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Digitized collections of primary source materials at the Library of Congress on American history and culture...  [more info]
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Comprehensive collection of resources pertaining to the study of the President of the United States.  [more info]
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Index and full text of over 5000 audio and video (streaming) versions of public speeches...  [more info]
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The American Society for Nutrition (3,500 members) is the premier research society dedicated to improving the quality of life through the science of nutrition.    [more info]
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This is a collection of peer-reviewed cell images, video clips, and digitized texts that illustrate the structure, function and biology of the cell, the fundamental unit of life.  [more info]
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ASIL's research portal pulls together international law items, ranging from primary documents to publications of the ASIL.  View the ASIL Guide for help in conducting research in international law.  [more info]
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Provides information on amphibian taxonomy, natural history, declines, and conservation.  [more info]
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Train routes, fares, and schedules  [more info]
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Educational, online videos in many subjects. Select from the list and then look for the VoD (Video On Demand) icon for the free content. Free registration required.  [more info]
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Find People, Businesses, Toll Free numbers, Web pages,Reverse Lookup and more  [more info]
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Created by JMU Libraries, this document contains examples for the most frequently cited material in APA (American Psychological Association) format; includes examples of citing Internet resources. (MS Word document)
 
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Created by the American Psychological Association, this site provides tutorials for the APA style as well as a detailed FAQ section to take you straight to the citation answers you need...  [more info]
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American Political Science Assocation (APSA) citation guide created by the University of Wisconsin - Madison's Writing Center.  [more info]
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Art & Culture is a site dedicated to the arts. Users can create their own profile pages to display their own art or follow other artists, musicians, museums, galleries, filmmakers, festivals, and more.  [more info]
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Images of art and architectural works in the public domain for non-profit use by all levels of the educational community.  [more info]
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arXiv is an e-print repository in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance and statistics.
Note: arXiv is not a journal, it is a repository of papers that have usually been submitted to, but not yet printed in, a journal. Use and cite articles contained therein appropriately.  
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Includes sound recordings, photographs, videos, interviews, radio shows and more. Houses the Alan Lomax Archive of recorded music, dance, and spoken word.  [more info]
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The Association of Alternative Newsmedia (AAN) is a diverse group of 127 alternative news organizations covering every major metropolitan area and other less-populated regions of North America.
 
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Attacks on the Press is an annual survey by the Committee to Protect Journalists. It recounts incidences around the world where journalists were attacked, killed, or imprisoned.  [more info]
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Includes Bartlett's Book of Quotations, 10th ed., Columbia World of Quotations and Simpson's Contemporary Quotations and many other sources  [more info]
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Narrated by APA, this Adobe Presenter file is 21 minutes long.
 
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This database stopped being updated in 2009.  Indexes and abstract articles, art-related books, conference proceedings, dissertations, and art exhibitions and dealer's catalogs...  [more info]
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Comprehensive and continually updated bibliographic dataset of the published literature pertaining to the anthropology of Mesoamerica. Content includes archaeology, ethnography, ethnohistory, art history, linguistics, physical anthropology, and other related disciplines. Some full text available.  [more info]
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Yellow pages on the Web  [more info]
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Includes brief entries on over 28,000 notable people past and present.
 
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Site by A&E Entertainment Network includes over 25,000 biographical entries.  [more info]
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General biology subject guide, with resources for encyclopedias, articles, books, and much more! This is a great place to start your research.  [more info]
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Links to Universities, Polytechnics, Colleges and other higher educational institutions all over the world.  [more info]
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The current edition of The Breeze. An "Archives" site allows the reader to search, by index term, for older articles.  [more info]
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Collection of enzyme functional data searchable by EC Number, Enzyme Name or Organism. Contains a wide variety of property information, including bibliographic references.  [more info]
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The British Newspaper Archive contains millions of digitized newspapers owned by the British Library.  While searching is free, there is a fee to download full text articles. JMU Libraries are not responsible for paying these fees.  [more info]
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Selected resources for business researchers at JMU.  [more info]
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JMU's Career & Academic Planning department.  [more info]
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A major site with links by employers and job seekers. Those seeking a job can search by employer, category/discipline, or location. Resumes can be placed at this site.  [more info]
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Although not exclusively for the college graduate, the emphasis is for the college student's interests. Formatted like a daily newspaper, there are links to job openings, employer profiles, news and articles, resume banks, career forums, etc.  [more info]
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Now CareerBuilder, this site is advertised as the most powerful career network on the web. Allows user to store a resume in their dtabase, set up personal agents to track jobs, with results e-mailed. Services are free to user. Over 5 million job listings.  [more info]
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Finding tool for U.S. Government Publications.  [more info]
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ccmixter is devoted to helping you find music, which is liberally licensed under a Creative Commons license so you already have permission to use this music in your video, podcast, school project, personal music player, or where ever…  [more info]
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Includes travelers' health, disease information, health information, statistics, and more.  [more info]
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Statistical data on agriculture in the United States...  [more info]
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Narrated by Melody Mersiovsky, this Adobe Presenter file is 1 minute and 13 seconds long.  [more info]
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Check your citation style for papers and speeches  [more info]
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A great source for finding chemical property information. Searchable by name, CAS registry number, and substructure. Results usually include an extensive table of links to other databases including NIST, OSHA, and Material Safety Data Sheets.  [more info]
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This site searches over 70,000 chemicals from over 20 supplier catalogs. This directory can be searched by molecular formula, registry number, physical and chemical characteristics, chemical names, and substructure.  [more info]
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General chemistry and biochemistry subject guide, which provides resources on handbooks, tutorials, articles, structure searching, and much more! The guide also provides ways to keep up with the literature and how to to contact the chemistry librarian.  [more info]
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Get help citing sources, determining proper grammar and usage, creating style sheets, and more.  [more info]
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A broad spectrum of research on child care and early education and related policies.    [more info]
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Provides access to information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families. This site merges and builds upon National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information and National Adoption Information Clearinghouse.  [more info]
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Collection of digitized American newspapers from 1860 to 1922, as well as a directory of non-digitized newspapers from 1690 to the present.   [more info]
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Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, and geography for 266 world entities.  Includes photos, maps, and flags. The Factbook is in the public domain.  [more info]
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An interactive flash game.
 
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Over 1 million journal articles dealing primarily with computer and information science literature...  [more info]
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Writing style guide for help in citing news and business resources from LexisNexis Academic in MLA, APA and Turabian style.  [more info]
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Contains data collected from numerous sources about all U.S. cities.
 
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ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world.  [more info]
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A continually updated news service. Searching can be by area, e.g. sports, business, weather, etc. International coverage.  [more info]
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U.S. and world forecasts, weather maps, storm information, allergy reports  [more info]
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Selected resources to support COB 300 business plan research.  [more info]
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Compiled by University of Illinois Education and Social Science Library.
 
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Designed for the college student that is preparing for job hunting. Topical links include information to know before starting a job, interviewing and job orientation, resumes and cover letters, preparing for the job search, and a link to job postings.  [more info]
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This is a newsletter covering all areas of interest to students and higher education. Job listings are a feature. One section is a gateway to American and international college and university web sites.  [more info]
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More than 60,000 brief articles.  [more info]
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Research measures you can use for research / instructional purposes, without specific permission...  [more info]
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Nationally ranked guide to all CSD research resources.  [more info]
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The directory provides access to publicly available, free reports with information about the process of delivering care (for example, did patients get all the recommended care?), actual outcome for patients (for example, did patients die or have to return to the hospital?), what patients said in surveys about their experience with physicians or hospitals, and/or cost.  [more info]
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Collection of daily and weekly compilations of Presidential documents, official publications released by the White House Press Secretary.  [more info]
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Indexes nearly 4,000 journals from the Library of the Complutensian University in Spain.  [more info]
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Access to electronic manuscripts...  [more info]
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Use ComUpdate to find the latest research in communication studies.  [more info]
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Access to catalog of Congressional Committee Prints, 2005 to present.  [more info]
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Official directory of the U.S. Congress, prepared by the Joint Committee on Printing.  [more info]
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Congressional documents originate from congressional committees; may include reports of executive departments and independent organizations, reports of special investigations made for Congress, and annual reports of non-governmental organizations. Three types of documents: House and Senate Documents; Senate Executive Documents; and Senate Treaty Documents. Covers 1995 through current Congress as documents become available.  [more info]
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Access to hearings from Senate, House, joint, or special committee of Congress, 1985 to present? (note: not all hearings are available).  [more info]
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The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. Online access from 1994 to present.  [more info]
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From the National Institutes of Health, full text of the most requested NIH publications, with links to the NIH Search Engine, Information Index, and Institute homepages.  [more info]
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This site lists part-time and summer jobs for students. Links include areas of resort jobs, camp jobs, national parks, etc.  [more info]
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A department of the Metropolitan Museum of Art that contains over 35,000 costumes and accessories.  Browse highlights of the collection, or search the collection's database.  Resource contains images.  [more info]
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Pan American Health Organization  [more info]
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A continuing series of books containing studies of 100 countries...  [more info]
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Statistical database offering demographic, economic, and government information...  [more info]
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The County and City Data Book is the most comprehensive source of information about the individual counties and cities in the United States. It includes data for all U.S. states, counties, and cities with a population of 25,000 or more.  [more info]
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Economic data covering agricultural services, mining, construction, manufacturing, transportation...  [more info]
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A Global Study of Current Trends and Possibilities 2007-2017....  [more info]
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Includes statistics on crime and criminal activities, crime prevention, police and law enforcement...  [more info]
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Guide to CSD dictionaries, glossaries and encyclopedias  [more info]
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Council for Science Editors' (formerly Council for Biology Editors) Citation Guide website created by Ohio State University.  [more info]
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Foreign Exchange Currency Converter (from Oanda.com)lists exchange rates for 164 currencies, in 7 languages.  [more info]
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The fonts presented on this website are their authors' property, and are either freeware, shareware, demo versions or public domain. The licence mentioned above the download button is just an indication. Please look at the readme-files in the zips or check the indicated author's website for details, and contact him/her if in doubt.  [more info]
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Daily News-Record online with links to other area newspapers.  Read the headlines.
Daily News-Record Search and Archives via Readex, 1993-present (JMU users get archival articles for free)  
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Charlottesville's daily newspaper.  [more info]
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The purpose of Data.gov is to increase public access to high value, machine readable datasets generated by the Executive Branch of the Federal Government.  [more info]
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The collection focuses on rare 18th and 19th century North and South America maps and other cartographic materials.  Images available for certain uses (such as attribution) under the Creative Commons license.  [more info]
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Maintains the largest archive of personnel, manpower, and training data in the Dept of Defense.  [more info]
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A collection of full-text articles in Spanish in all disciplinary areas.   [more info]
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Over 90 different dictionaries and more than 250 language combinations.  [more info]
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The Dietary Supplements Labels Database offers information about label ingredients in more than 6,000 selected brands of dietary supplements. It enables users to compare label ingredients in different brands. Information is also provided on the "structure/function" claims made by manufacturers. These claims by manufacturers have not been evaluated by the Food and DrugAdministration. Companies may not market as dietary supplements anyproducts that are intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent anydisease.  [more info]
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DARMC offers GIS mapping and spatial analysis of the Roman and medieval worlds.  [more info]
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Resource guide to development organizations on the Internet. Search by region or country.
 
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Collection of open access, quality controlled journals across all scientific and scholarly subject areas.  [more info]
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Directory of Information Resources Online, from the National Library of Medicine (NLM).  [more info]
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An index to dissertations-in-progress and a bibliography of completed dissertations reported since 1984...  [more info]
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Links to pages illustrating the MLA, APA, and other citation styles.  [more info]
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Searches technology transfer information across all Department of Energy Laboratories.  [more info]
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Drugs.com provides accurate and independent information on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines & natural products. This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not to be used for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Data sources include Micromedex™ (updated Oct 20th, 2011), Cerner Multum™ (updated Oct 19th, 2011), Wolters Kluwer™ (updated Nov 4th, 2011) and others.  
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Provides access to electronic manuscripts that have not yet been published for scientific and technical disciplines of concern to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)...  [more info]
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Articles, course materials, periodicals, reference guides, and miscellaneous other materials of importance to technical and scientific communication...  [more info]
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Primary documents (church, state, estate, and personal) from one village in England over the course of four centuries.  [more info]
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Early Modern London Theatres contains citations for documents (both primary and secondary sources) pertaining to London theatres circa 1642.  The main focus of the resource is to "show how information produced at the time of the early London theatres was transmitted in later years."  [more info]
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A collection of digitized images of printed music from the 16th Century.  [more info]
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Click the "More" drop down arrow in the dark blue header and select "Images" to search a collection of over 180,000 photographs and images.  [more info]
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Statistical data on retail trade; wholesale trade; service industries; transportation, communications...  [more info]
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A full-text database of company information compiled from data submitted to the U.S. Securities and Exchange...  [more info]
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Identifies organizations that provide information and assistance on a broad range of education-related topics.  [more info]
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Includes authoritative articles in the fields of economic and business history. Its "How Much Is That?" section allows the user to compare the value of purchasing power, exchange rates, and other variables between the past and today.
 
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A full-text journal collection that covers all disciplines in major European languages.  [more info]
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REQUIRES CREATION OF A FREE ACCOUNT.  This database is an online, peer-reviewed reference for medical information, including background, diagnosis, and treatment information.    [more info]
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Presents over 9,000 images relating to the early history of advertising in the United States.  [more info]
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eMolecules is the world’s most comprehensive openly accessible search engine for chemical structures.  [more info]
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National Center for Education Statistics.  [more info]
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The Encyclopedia of Environment and Society brings together multiple issues, concepts, theories, examples, problems, and policies, with the goal of clearly explaining an emerging way of thinking about people and nature...  [more info]
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More than 14,000 brief articles.  [more info]
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Indexes over 460,000 that were published between 1473 and 1800 primarily in Britain and North America.  [more info]
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Education, Careers, and Outreach in Toxicology and Environmental Health  [more info]
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Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program (TEHIP) maintains a comprehensive toxicology and environmental health web site that includes access to resources produced by TEHIP and by other government agencies and organizations. This web site includes links to databases, bibliographies, tutorials, and other scientific and consumer-oriented resources.  [more info]
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EPA leads the nation's environmental science, research, education and assessment efforts. The mission of the Environmental Protection Agency is to protect human health and the environment. Since 1970, EPA has been working for a cleaner, healthier environment for the American people.  [more info]
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This site is EPA's premier site for accessing EPA publications, with more than 7,000 in stock and 35,000 digital titles, free of charge! EPA’s print publications are available through the National Service Center for Environmental Publications (NSCEP), and EPA's digital publications are stored in the National Environmental Publications Internet Site (NEPIS)  database. You can search and retrieve, download, print and/or order only EPA publications from this site.  [more info]
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A digital library of education research and information sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences and the US Department of Education.  [more info]
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Portal to information, data, documents, and policy information on the EU.  [more info]
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Contains websites, documents, publications, and information guides about European political and economic events, focusing on the European Union.  [more info]
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European Commission portal providing access to European statistics.
 
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Narrated by Jonathan Paulo, this JMUTube video is 8.5 minutes long.
 
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Statistics on U.S. crime, hate crime, and more.  [more info]
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GPO's Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides public access to Government information submitted by Congress and Federal agencies.  [more info]
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FedBizOpps.gov is the single government point-of-entry (GPE) for Federal government procurement...  [more info]
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Downloadable federal tax forms, instructions and other IRS publications. Direct link to the list of forms.  [more info]
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Provides access to statistics and information produced by more than 70 U.S. government agencies ...  [more info]
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Indexes film and television articles and reviews in scholarly and popular periodicals published between 1976-2001.  [more info]
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Federal financial aid information on the web, including an interactive application  [more info]
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(from West Legal Directory) Locate lawyers by state and/or area of practice.  [more info]
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Be sure to check "Only search within Creative Commons-licensed content" if you are looking for images to re-use.  [more info]
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Search Flickr images with Creative Commons licenses, which may be used under certain conditions such as attribution.   [more info]
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A searchable dictionary of computing acronyms, jargon, programming language, etc. ...  [more info]
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Fast food nutrition facts.  [more info]
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Official government portals and legislative/agency websites. (varies with country)  [more info]
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Cultures
Shortcuts for research in Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Cultures may be found in these Subject Guides:
Zocchi, Giuseppe. Torchlight Procession. Monte dei Paschi Collection, Siena.  
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U.S. Department of State links to Foreign Relations documents.  [more info]
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"Free File is online tax preparation and electronic filing through a partnership agreement between the IRS and the Free File Alliance, LLC. In other words, you can e-file... free." Users must meet certain criteria listed on the partner's web site.  [more info]
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These sources contain material that is available under Creative Commons, Public Domain, or JMU license.  [more info]
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Free Music Archive provides a library of legal audio downloads.  [more info]
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Free-Loops.com is a one-stop-shop for free loops and audio clip downloads covered by Creative Commons.  [more info]
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Freedom of the Press: A Global Survey of Media Independence provides numerical rankings and rates each country's media as "Free," "Partly Free," or "Not Free."  [more info]
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Freesound is a database of Creative Commons licensed sounds and focusses only on sound, not songs.  [more info]
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Funky Remixes allows users to legally rip, remix, and share music for free.  This site features hip hop, rap, rock, and electronic styled remixes.  Copyright covered by Creative Commons.  [more info]
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Search on 4697 to get theGeneral Social Surveys, 1972-2006 [Cumulative File]  [more info]
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Directory of international institutions, missions and companies  [more info]
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Geographical information portal, also known as Geospatial One Stop, for federal, state, and local geospatial information and data including maps.   [more info]
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Glassdoor is a career resource with information on over 100,000 companies.  Content includes salary and bonus information, job descriptions, interview questions, and hiring process details.  Also contains employee reviews of their companies.  [more info]
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National Center for Education Statistics.  [more info]
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Official texts of laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and other complementary legal sources contributed by governmental agencies and international organizations.  [more info]
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If you are looking for images to reuse for creative projects, be sure to select an option next to "Usage Rights."  [more info]
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Map a specific location, get driving directions, or find businesses near a set location  [more info]
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Search the Internet for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research...  [more info]
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Search engine to television and other video sources, with some video clips.    [more info]
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Federal Directory  [more info]
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Free website offering comprehensive legislative tracking through use of open government information.  Search members of Congress, bills and resolutions, voting records, committee memberships, and more.  [more info]
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The Greg Smith Sound Effects Collection contains over 1450 sound effects tracks recorded by Greg Smith.  The collection is hosted by University Library at American University.  
*Note: the tracks are in a zipped mp3 format.  Once you download the zip file to your computer, you will need to un-zip them.  Please see the recommended programs on the Greg Smith Collection website.  
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See JMU Librarians' top recommendations for finding information about countries & regions.  [more info]
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Survey data on a wide variety of subjects  [more info]
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Downtown Renaissance is a local organization that works towards the revitalization of Downtown Harrisonburg.  This site features a number of local shops and restaurants in the Downtown area as well as upcoming events.
 
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A local news initial developed by Harrisonburg's mayor, Kai Degner, to supply the people of the Harrisonburg-Rockingham area with news that is relevant to them.  This is an alternative source of information from the Daily News Record.
 
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From the Weather Underground  [more info]
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HathiTrust is an inter-institutional digital library designed to mass digitize selected books from colleges and universities as the University of California and the University of Virginia.   [more info]
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A local news blog for the Harrisonburg-Rockingham area with a focus on local interests and issues.  This is an alternative source for information from the Daily News Record.
 
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Recently merged with CareerBuilder, this site lists over 300,000 continuously updated jobs. Allows user to save search criteria, post resumes and customize use.  [more info]
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Find digital materials for health sciences education including images, videos, and animations with Creative Commons licenses.  Images, etc. may be used under certain conditions, such as attribution.  [more info]
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The guide provides support on finding books, articles, statistics, and more. The guide also includes tutorials to help with your research. Key segments of the guide include: The Health Sciences Librarian maintains the site.
 
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A gateway consumer health information web site from the United States government.  [more info]
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Healthy People 2010 challenges individuals, communities, and professionalsindeed, all of us to take specific steps to ensure that good health, as well as long life, are enjoyed by all.    [more info]
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Steve Krupla's site has guides on world electric, phone, internet, etc., plus links on travel information.  [more info]
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The top 10 highest ranked physics journals for 2005 from Journal Citation Reports.  [more info]
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The HEP database includes high energy physics, some astrophysics, accelerator physics, and particle and atomic physics literature.  [more info]
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Your shortcut for research in History is the History Portal.

It connects you to pages that will help you find background sources, books, articles, and primary sources for all historical periods.
 
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A multidisciplinary bibliography of materials on all aspects of Latin American studies ...  [more info]
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Selected resources for hospitality management researchers at JMU.  [more info]
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Narrated by Jason Sokoloff, this Captivate file is 29 seconds long.
 
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Hulu is an online video service that offers hit TV shows, movies and clips at Hulu.com and other online destination sites — all for free, anytime in the U.S. For more details on Hulu's service, check out the Hulu product tour.  [more info]
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Narrated by Jonathan Paulo, this JMUTube video is 4 minutes and 22 seconds long.
 
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Provides access to nearly 70,000 images including portraits, photographs, caricatures, genre scenes, posters and graphic art illustrating the social and historical aspects of medicine dated from the 15th to 21st century.  Please check the Copyright Statement on each image.  [more info]
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Search letters, diaries, oral histories, memoirs, and autobiographies within scholarly materials.  [more info]
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Narrated by Jason Sokoloff, this Adobe Presenter file is 11 minutes long.
 
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Facts and statistics on the U.S., the world, history and government, biography, sports, entertainment, business and finance, society and culture, science and technology, weather and climate.  [more info]
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U.S. and world weather, travel reports, weather almanac  [more info]
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Socioeconomic data, maps, and other Internet sites  [more info]
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The IPCC is a scientific intergovernmental body set up by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP).  [more info]
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Dialing instructions and codes for countries and cities  [more info]
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The Internet Archive is a non-profit website offering permanent access for researchers, historians, and scholars to historical collections that exist in digital format. The Internet Archive includes texts, audio, moving images, and software as well as archived web pages.  [more info]
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Internet Archive's library of free movies, films, animations, and videos.  Uploaders designate whether or not an item has a Creative Commons License.  If they do so, the CC Logo will appear on the left hand side of the movie's detail page.  Click on this logo to see details about the specific type of license for each video.  [more info]
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Tutorials for beginners and for experienced users of the Internet  [more info]
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The Internet movie database covers more than 115,000 movies and contains over 1,750,000 filmography...  [more info]
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Web site focusing on parliamentary democracy.  [more info]
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Created by faculty in the Integrated Science and Technology Program at JMU, this site provides examples for the wide variety of citations needed in the ISAT program.  [more info]
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Jamendo is a source for free and legal music downloads covered by Creative Commons licenses.  [more info]
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JMU Library Catalog (LEO) is the online catalog of materials in James Madison University Libraries.  [more info]
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Source of evaluative reports on hospitals, health care networks and health care organizations that provide home care, long term care, behavioral health care, laboratory and ambulatory care services.  [more info]
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Searchable current textbook in biology. Includes chapters on cell biology, DNA & RNA, embryonic development, ecology, evolution, genetics, immunology, and physiology.  [more info]
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LANIC (Latin American Network Information Center) is a rich gateway to Internet-based information on Latin America. Organized by topic and by country, it is also keyword-searchable. Maintained at the University of Texas at Austin.  [more info]
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Provides access to the tables of contents of more than 800 Latin American journals, primarily in the humanities and social sciences.  [more info]
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From Brown University's special collections, a digital collection of published travel accounts from the 16th to the 19th centuries.  Languages represented include English, Spanish, and French.  [more info]
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Guide for finding a specific law, legal decision, or law review article when you have the citation in hand. You can retrieve it immediately on the appropriate legal search form(s) or the Power Search form.  [more info]
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State, federal, and country laws and more.  [more info]
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Contains over 29,000 pieces of American popular music produced between 1780 and 1980.  [more info]
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Lexi-Comp provides industry-leading, point-of-care drug information through clinical information databases.  [more info]
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Quotations that are from familiar sources, and from those not familiar to most  [more info]
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LISTA: Indexing and abstracts for topics in librarianship, including classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more...  [more info]
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Lists over 74000 pages from libraries in 125 countries.  [more info]
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Search millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, stretching from the 1750s to today.  [more info]
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Created by Reba Leiding, this web tutorial is self-paced.
 
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Digital copies of primary sources published in the US from pre Civil War to the 1920s. Click  'More Info' for website links...  [more info]
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Online database of mammalian taxonomy based on the 2005 book by Wilson & Reeder, Mammal Species of the World, a Taxonomic and Geographic Reference (3rd ed.).  [more info]
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Dynamic and atlas maps of the world.  [more info]
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Free registration is required and allows users to customize maps and searches, as well as interactively share travel information.  [more info]
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Contains links to almost 18,000 different calculators.  [more info]
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The Materials Project is a partnership between MIT and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (LBNL) to promote materials discovery through advanced scientific computing and innovative design tools.  [more info]
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General material science subject guide, providing resources for articles, encyclopedias, books, and much more! This is a great starting point for research.  [more info]
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Pulls together video lessons, lectures, and tutorials on mathematics for anyone wishing to learn...  [more info]
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JMU Libraries' has a large collection of classics, foreign films, documentaries, educational videos, and popular movies on VHS, DVD and online.  Seach in JMU Library Catalog (LEO) for these videos using the Media Resources front page and explore the Madison Mediagraphies.  [more info]
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Learn how to speak Spanish in a medical setting -- from anatomy to illness symptoms...  [more info]
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Consumer health information from the National Library of Health    [more info]
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The goal of The Merck Manual is to provide useful clinical information to practicing physicians, medical students, interns, residents, nurses, pharmacists, and other health care professionals in a concise, complete, and accurate manner.
 
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Online version of the Merck Manual of Medical Information-Second Home Edition  [more info]
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A comprehensive analysis of lexicon and usage for the period 1100-1500, based on the analysis of a collection of over three million citation slips, the largest collection of this kind available.  [more info]
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Access to latest immigration statistics, maps, and numbers for the United States and other countries.  [more info]
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Political advertisements funded by campaigns, parties, committees, and independent advocacy groups.  [more info]
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Includes examples of citing Internet resources according to the Modern Language Association...  [more info]
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A massive site which advertises as the "premier" employment Internet site. Job searches include location and position. Users can post a job and resume at this site. Requires frames.  [more info]
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Catalog of print and electronic publications created by Federal agencies ...  [more info]
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This list includes the most readily accessed journals by the JMU faculty and students.  [more info]
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Find Materials Safety Data Sheets and hazard information about chemicals used in labs.  [more info]
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Street-level maps of the United Kingdom, Europe, and the US, road maps of the world, point-to-point driving directions, aerial photographs and local information  [more info]
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An eclectic collection of World Wide Web services connected with museums  [more info]
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Contains references of choral music scores discoverable by searching by title, composer, genre, or choir type.  [more info]
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A comprehensive site with links to hundreds of sources. The site is arranged by weather, wire services, newspaper listings by continent, topical (sports, entertainments, etc.), U. S. newspapers (by state), and finally a listing of major U. S. and international newspapers.  [more info]
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The leading literature database on disability and rehabilitation ...  [more info]
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National Aeronautics and Space Admistration (NASA) web-based search for finding images from one or more of NASA's online multimedia collections.  NASA images are generally not copyrighted and are available for educational and personal use.  [more info]
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Collection of anthropological materials that document the world's cultures and the history of anthropology.  [more info]
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Online public portal providing access to nearly one million electronic records currently in the Electronic Records Archives (ERA), which allows users to refine searches by material type.  Material types include moving images, photographs, and sound recordings.  Use "Additional information about this item" to check use restrictions.  [more info]
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The National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) is the professional membership association for certified athletic trainers and others who support the athletic training profession.    [more info]
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The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences, is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.  [more info]
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National Center for Health Statistics' Web site, a rich source of information about America’s health.  [more info]
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Links to state legislatures web sites.  [more info]
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Government health information referral service, to put health professionals and consumers with questions in touch with the organizations best able to provide answers.  [more info]
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The mission of the NIEHS is to reduce the burden of human illness and disability by understanding how the environment influences the development and progression of human disease.  [more info]
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National Jukebox contains over 10,000 historical sound recordings from the Library of Congress music collections.  These recordings have been made freely available in streaming format with permission from Sony Music Entertainment.  Sound content includes popular music, dance music, opera, jazz, speeches, poetry and humor.  [more info]
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Select video clips and high-resolution still images from America's underwater treasures.  Many items in the collection are in the public domain; each item includes Usage Rights.  [more info]
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Provides online exhibits of traditional and modern African art. Also links to Radio Africa, which provides streaming audio from the Smithsonian’s Global Sound collection.  [more info]
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Access public domain video clips of many National Park Service sites including monuments, battlefields, historic sites and related areas. Downloadable, QuickTime H.264 movie clips are available as zipped files that can be decompressed for use in video editing applications, web sites and other projects. All video clips are public domain.  [more info]
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Access public domain images and video clips of many National Park Service sites including monuments, battlefields, historic sites and related areas.
 
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Find images, audio, video, and other multimedia from the National Science Foundation.
 
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Current weather, climatic data, and general information  [more info]
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An easy-to-use compendium of statistics on nations throughout the world.  [more info]
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Access over 2.5 million images and figures from medical and life science journals in Images, a database created and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information.   [more info]
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An index with abstracts to criminal justice publications...  [more info]
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Subscribe to NetFlix to get a steady supply of films. Browse the site for cast, awards, ratings, and film summaries.   [more info]
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International collection of full-text, computer science research reports and papers...  [more info]
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Hundreds of thousands of free and open digital images from primary and printed rarities in the collections of The New York Public Library  [more info]
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Links to over 50 Virginia newspapers, as well as to campus newspapers and those in other states and countries.  [more info]
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This excellent site has categories for the United States, international countries, business, religion, trade, etc. newspapers. A major site.  [more info]
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Directory of organizations that focus on issues relating to hearing, balance, smell...  [more info]
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A great source for finding chemical property information. Searchable by name, CAS registry number, and substructure. Results usually include an extensive table of links to other databases including NIST, OSHA, and Material Safety Data Sheets.  [more info]
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Gateway that allows users to simultaneously search for journal articles in the National Library of Medicine...  [more info]
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Locate NAICS codes through keyword search. Browse the NAICS classification structure.  [more info]
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The guide provides support on finding books, articles, images, and more. The guide also includes tutorials to help with your research. Key segments of the guide include: The Nursing Librarian maintains the site.
 
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OAIster contains thousands of multidisciplinary resources from more than 1,000 contributors worldwide.  [more info]
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Full-text descriptions of occupations in the United States.  [more info]
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Time-of-day service cooperatively provided by the Dept. of Commerce, the National Institute of Standards and Technology and the the U. S. Naval Observatory  [more info]
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Traditional gardening, weather, and astronomical information, along with stories, anecdotes, puzzles, and contests.  [more info]
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This tool searches dictionaries on the web in one step.  [more info]
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Electronic versions of classic books about individual liberty. These texts go back some 4,000 years...  [more info]
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Catalog of human genes and genetic disorders, including textual information, pictures...  [more info]
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Recordings from the American Memory project from folk music to oral history interviews.  [more info]
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Over 60 graduated color maps and associated tables of Virginia, its counties...  [more info]
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Motion pictures in the American Memory project that document the American experience, from animation to Coca-Cola advertising.  [more info]
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Clip art images available for downloading and remixing; all images are free for any use.  [more info]
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Health data tools and statistics gathered as part of a collaboration of U.S. government agencies, public health organizations, and health sciences libraries  [more info]
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This site has a collection of digital maps covering the world, and historical world maps.  [more info]
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This web site is maintained by the same company that publishes the print Peterson's directories. It brings together information about educational opportunities at all levels and provides links to Peterson's searchable databases. College students should find the graduate study, financial aid links, and careers links particularly helpful.  [more info]
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The Petrucci Music Library!  a virtual library containing all public domain musical scores...  [more info]
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The Pew Internet Project explores the impact of the Internet on American life. Includes details on what people do online, user demographics and how Internet usage affects society.    [more info]
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Survey data about the press, politics and public policy issues  [more info]
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PharmGKB is a publicly available pharmaceutical research tool developed by Stanford University  with funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH)...
 
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Shortcuts for research in Philosophy or Religion are found in the respective Subject Guide:
These separate portals will help you help you find background sources, books, articles, and primary source texts for your research. 

Botticelli, Sandro. St. Thomas. Uffizi, Florence.
 
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Your shortcut for research in Philosophy is the Philosophy Portal.

It connects you to pages that will help you find background sources, books, articles, and primary source texts for your research.

Raphael. School of Athens (detail). Vatican. Rome.
 
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General physics and astronomy subject guide, providing resources for encyclopedias, articles, databases, books, and much more! This is a great starting point for research.  [more info]
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Known as the "Plum Book," this site is the Internet edition of "The U.S. Government Policy and Supporting Positions." This is a database of over 9,000 civil service positions for the executive and legislative branches of government.  [more info]
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An independent, nonpartisan resource with information on trends in American public opinion.
 
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An index to all issues of Population Index published from 1986-2000...
 
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Sponsored by the Library of Congress, this site links to information on 67 countries. Arranged by country or area and categorized by topics from general to specific.  [more info]
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Indexes periodicals, books, reports, and dissertations on nonhuman primates from 1940 to present...  [more info]
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Reports independent, factual information on over 13,000 candidates and elected officials...  [more info]
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Guide to Psychology Research at JMU, created by the Psychology Librarian  [more info]
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Web-based program that teaches information-seeking and evaluation skills  [more info]
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Pubget is a search engine for life-science PDFs.  [more info]
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A collection of films, short and full-length, that have entered into the Public Domain.  These films can be freely downloaded, modified, and remixed.
 
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PD Info provides sheet music and lyrics published in 1922 or earlier.  Also contains royalty free music tracks.  Fees for sheet music and tracks will not be paid for by JMU Libraries.  [more info]
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Digital materials for health science education including photos, illustrations, and videos from the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention.  Most images in the collection are in the public domain and free of copyright restrictions.  The fair use statement beneath the image tells if the image is public domain or copyright protected.  [more info]
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Published by the Office of the Federal Register (OFR), these volumes are the official publications of United States Presidents' public writings, addresses, and remarks.  [more info]
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Links to publishers worldwide.  [more info]
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A medical and health database developed at the National Library of Medicine (NLM).  [tutorial]  [basic info pdf]  [more info]
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Use this tool to find complete citations in PubMed when you only have partial information.  [more info]
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Quertle uses a semantic, relationship-based search to retrieve articles from PubMed, PubMed Central, MEDLINE, BioMed Central, NIH RePORTER, and TOXLINE.  [more info]
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The system provides state- and county-level data for all 50 states, the District of Columbia, and US territories and possessions. Data are available by gender, race and ethnicity and come from a variety of national and state sources. The system is organized into eleven main categories, including demographics, mortality, natality, reproductive health, violence, prevention, disease and mental health.  [more info]
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Narrated by Jody Fagan, this Adobe Presenter file is 3 minutes and 20 seconds long.
 
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Narrated by Jody Fagan, this Adobe Presenter file is 4 minutes and 10 seconds long.
 
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Narrated by Jody Fagan, this Adobe Presenter file is 2 minutes and 57 seconds long.
 
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Narrated by Jody Fagan, this Adobe Presenter file is 2 minutes and 40 seconds long.
 
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A very brief tutorial on using Quick Search.
 
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Index with abstracts for manufacturing and related areas producted by Nottingham Trent University and ...  [more info]
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Narrated by Jonathan Paulo, this JMUTube video is 5 minutes long.
 
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Find Federal regulations by topic name.  [more info]
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Your shortcut for research in Religion is the Religion Portal.

It connects you to pages that will help you find background sources, books, articles, and primary source texts, and course guides for your research.

Buddhist Temple. Nikko, Japan.
 
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Provides links to over 5000 websites that contain manuscripts, archives, rare books, historical photographs, and other primary sources.  [more info]
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More than 3,500 free, high-quality educational videos and streaming video on all topics. Content is now hosted on YouTube.  [more info]
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An index with abstracts to sources available in libraries ...  [more info]
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From the ARTFL Project at the University of Chicago.  [more info]
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Digitized newspaper directory which provides basic facts (editor name, subscription cost) as well as advertising and circulation statistics about publications from 1869 to 1920. It was published under various titles including Rowell's American Newspaper Directory, and N.W. Ayer & Son's American Newspaper Annual and Directory.
 
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This site lists the heads of government/heads of state of currently existing nations or territories.  [more info]
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Search for information on prescription and over-the-counter drugs, brands, and drug interactions.  [more info]
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Contains architectural images from ancient to modern.  [more info]
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Narrated by Jonathan Paulo, this JMUTube video is 3 minutes and 23 seconds long.
 
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This search engine helps users find science information from ten key U.S. Department of Energy resources...  [more info]
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Science.gov searches over 50 databases and over 2100 selected websites from 13 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative US government science information including research and development results.  [more info]
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Learn the Basics about SciFinder Scholar  [more info]
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Search this database for journal articles, conference proceedings and more from physics societies and technical publishers.  [more info]
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RoMEO is a searchable database of publisher's policies regarding the self-archiving of journal articles on the web and in Open Access repositories.  [more info]
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The mission of the Honor Society of Nursing Sigma Theta Tau International is to support the learning, knowledge, and professional development of nurses committed to making a difference in health worldwide. the honor society hosts the Registry of Nursing Research online database in its Virginia Henderson International Nursing Library. The emphasis of the library is on advancing the development, dissemination and utilization of nursing research.  [more info]
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SoundClick is part of the free music community and features signed and unsigned bands.  [more info]
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Selected resources for sport & recreation management researchers.  [more info]
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Locate SIC codes through keyword search. Browse the SIC classification structure.  [more info]
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Online encyclopedia of philosophy with each entry maintained and updated by an expert or...  [more info]
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Downloadable tax forms for each state.  [more info]
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Access social, political, economic, and health data compiled by the US Census Bureau from 1878-2012.  Data sources include government agencies, private organizations, and professional associations.  [more info]
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Permanent collection of all laws and resolutions enacted during each session of Congress; prepared and published by the Office of the Federal Register (OFR), National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).  [more info]
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Permanent collection of all laws and resolutions enacted during each session of Congress; prepared and published by the Office of the Federal Register (OFR), National Archives and Records Administration (NARA).  [more info]
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SXC is an alternative to expensive stock photography with high quality photos you can use for your own projects. You can also contribute your own work for others to see and use.  Be sure to read the restrictions note in the Availability area for each photo you plan to use.  [more info]
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U.S. residential and business directory  [more info]
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Links to tax information and publications, for students.  [more info]
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Collection of videos and talks from TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) Conferences.  Subject areas include Technology, Entertaiment, Design, Business, Science, and Global Issues.  Search by keyword, subject area, newest releases, favorites, and other searchable options.     
 
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Excellent free index of noncommercial tests found in book-length compilations. Use LEO Library Catalog or Interlibrary loan to get the book with the test you need.  [more info]
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A variety of educational resource types from activities and lesson plans to online projects to assessment items.  [more info]
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Thinkfinity.org is a free website containing grade-specific, standards aligned teaching and learning resources for K-12 classrooms.  Includes lesson plans, games, videos, worksheets, primary sources, and interactives.  Produced by the Verizon Foundation and its content partners.  [more info]
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Includes bills and congressional record information to the 93rd congress (1973-74)  [more info]
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This digital collection contains over 100,000 primary documents produced by Thomas Edison. Includes correspondence, contracts, business records, diaries, laboratory records, patents, technical notes, and more.  [more info]
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Directory of 700,000 manufacturers and distributors from 28 countries, classified by 11,000 products and services categories. Brings together industrial buyers and sellers to facilitate the purchasing process.    [more info]
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Directory of products, services, manufcaturers, suppliers.    [more info]
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Search for Internet Lists, Newsgroups, FTP sites by name or subject.
 
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A guide to time zones, calendars and more. Can be personalized.  [more info]
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Group of abstracted indexes for toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related research...  [more info]
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An exhibit of magical texts in the University of Michigan's collections, created and maintained by Gideon Bohak.  [more info]
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Collection of information about biodiversity compiled by various contributors. Provides information for numerous species and organism groups, living and extinct.  [more info]
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TRID provides access to over 940,000 records of transportation research worldwide.  [more info]
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Excerpt from website: Kate L. Turabian’s Manual for Writers of Research Papers, Theses, and Dissertations presents two basic documentation systems, notes-bibliography style (or simply bibliography style) and parenthetical citations–reference list style (or reference list style). These styles are essentially the same as those presented in The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, with slight modifications for the needs of student writers...  [more info]
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Created by L&ET; adapted from The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th ed, 2003. (MS Word document)...  [more info]
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Created by L&ET; adapted from The Chicago Manual of Style, 15th ed, 2003. (MS Word document)...  [more info]
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Access to the catalog of UN documents and publications, as well as commercial publications and other non- UN sources, indexed by the UN Dag Hammarskjold Library and the Library of the UN Office at Geneva, with links to full-text.  Includes voting documents, index to speeches.  [more info]
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Provides statistical information for every country in the world on numerous topics...  [more info]
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Find member countries, recent news, conferences and events on the UN website.  [more info]
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Links to over 6,000 universities in 170 countries. Searchable by keyword,country or state.  [more info]
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Provides tabular data for countries and regions as well as demographic indicators, population pyramids and source information for countries.  [more info]
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Provides official census data for the United States at the level of states, counties, cities, metropolitan areas...  [more info]
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Documents every vote and member of the House and Senate since 1991 (maintained by the Washington Post).  [more info]
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Official web site for the U.S. Federal Courts system.  [more info]
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U.S. Department of State publications containing facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty.  Updated and revised by the departmental Office of Electronic Information and Publications of the Bureau of Public Affairs.
 
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Provides access to U.S. Principal Federal Economic Indicators.  [more info]
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Online collection of public domain still photos from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.  [more info]
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Contains a wide assortment of public domain images, publications, video and audio clips including birds, landscapes, plants, wildlife, and invertebrates.  [more info]
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Contains full-text of major materials published by the U.S. Department of State...  [more info]
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U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) photographs taken during geologic studies of the United States and its territories from 1868 to the present, including national parks with open and free access.  [more info]
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Portal to photos, graphics, and multimedia from the U.S. Government. Most are in the public domain and available for use without permission or fees.  [more info]
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Official web site of the U.S. House of Representatives.  [more info]
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Nearly 70,000 images including portrait, photographs, caricatures, posters, and graphic art illustrating the social and historical aspects of medicine dated from the 15th to 21st century.? Check the Copyright Statement on each image.
 
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The United States Newspaper Program is a cooperative national effort...
 
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Official web site of the U. S. Senate.  [more info]
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Documents and information about the Supreme Court of the United States.  [more info]
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Information about U.S. cities that will be useful to tourists (includes reservation service)  [more info]
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U.S. and world weather, weather maps, and weather news  [more info]
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Gateway to government publications.  Great source for statistics, reference, agency sites, and much more.  [more info]
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Locate resources and websites on U.S. cities and their local governments' information.  [more info]
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Standard nutrient content for over 6,200 foods.  [more info]
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Collection of public domain photographs of commonplace subjects like family life, supermarket aisles, livestock, and family health care.  [more info]
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Download free U.S. historical maps dating from 1884 to 2009.  [more info]
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Download free topographical maps as PDF files.  [more info]
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Collection of videos, photographs, and other imagery of natural hazards, climage change, animals, and natural resources.  All items in this gallery are considered public domain.  [more info]
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Narrated by Jody Fagan, this Adobe Presenter file is 3 minutes and 15 seconds long.
 
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A full text database of U.S. patents from 1976 to the present...  [more info]
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Services offered by the Virginia Employment Commission. Includes access to thousands of job listings and more.  [more info]
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Links to Virginia statistical information  [more info]
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Vintage ads collected from comic books, CD-Roms, websites, books, magazines, and more.  [more info]
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The Division of Health Statistics collects and disseminates vital records data, conducts research and produces reports which help guide health policy issues affecting the Commonwealth of Virginia.  [more info]
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Makes customized maps of Virginia Counties  [more info]
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This link goes to the collection of Virginia government documents in the library catalog.    [more info]
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An online collection of finding aids that provide information on manuscripts and archival materials housed in historical societies, libraries, museums, colleges and universities across Virginia.  [more info]
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The digital collection of the Library of Virginia containing photographs, maps, government documents, etc, from the beginnings of Virginia history to the present.  [more info]
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Links to 69 Virginia newspapers through refdesk.com.  [more info]
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The Virginia Occupational Therapy Association is committed to advocate and further the development of Occupational Therapy in a changing world.
 
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This web site contains links to resources from colleges and universities both in Virginia and around the world. The membership lists, reports and financial aid information are of particular interest.  [more info]
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This site from the Virginia Department of Taxation contains downloadable tax forms and instructions.  [more info]
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"Your doorway to employment and labor market information in Virginia"
 
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This site has the text of VOA programs.  [more info]
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Contains records of nearly 35,000 trans-Atlantic slaving voyages made between 1514 and 1866...  [more info]
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U.S. and world forecasts, weather maps, and travel conditions  [more info]
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Worldwide weather maps or search for any city, state, zip code, or airport in the U.S.  [more info]
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Find details for elements on the periodic table.  [more info]
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Proposed standard for referencing online documents in scientific publications, includes links to other citation sites.  [more info]
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Virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture...  [more info]
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This web site contains a list of college and university web sites arranged by state. Only one server ( usually the institution's central server ) is listed for each campus.  [more info]
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WebMD offers assistance in finding a drug, identifying pills, obtaining the latest drug news, and helping evaluate medications.  This site complies with the HONcode standard of trustworthy health information.

 
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This is an earlier version of the classic Webster's.  [more info]
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Categorized stock video clips from WGBH TV. Loaded with rights-free archival footage. Create mashups or video shorts.  [more info]
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Narrated by Jody Fagan, this Adobe Presenter file is 4 minutes and 6 seconds long.
 
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Collection with various media types including images and videos with licenses which allow reuse under certain conditions, such as attribution.  [more info]
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This is a lexical database for English developed at the Cognitive Science Laboratory at Princeton University  [more info]
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Narrated by Jody Fagan, this Adobe Presenter file is 1 minute and 43 seconds long.
 
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Data Visualizer is a subset of 2009 World Development Indicators database.  For further information go to WDI Online.  See tips for use under More Info.  [more info]
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World Development Indicators provide a comprehensive overview of development drawing on data from the World Bank and more than 30 partners.  For a neat visual tool that corresponds to WDI go to World Bank Data Visualizer.  Read More Info for user tips.  [more info]
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The World Digital Library was created through partnership of  the Library of Congress, national ibraries, and university libraries with the support of UNESCO (United Nations Education, Scientific, and Cultural Organization) to make culturally important international primary sources readily available to the public, free of charge.    [more info]
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WHOSIS is a "guide to health and health-related epidemiological and statistical information available from the World Health Organization, and elsewhere." Also searchable by keyword.  [more info]
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This web site contains links to lecture notes, multimedia textbooks and other materials from university instructors all over the world.  [more info]
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Free, independent and non-profit global legal research information.  [more info]
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Authoritative articles based on public opinion polls worldwide...  [more info]
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Collection of nearly 80,000 images depicting global content.  Includes all areas of visual imagery with Creative Commons licenses.  Images may be used for noncommercial use under certain conditions, such as attribution.  [more info]
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Phone, E-Mail  [more info]
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Includes over 70 publications;customizable.  [more info]
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This site is a directory of internet sites on people.  [more info]
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This comprehensive portal for language and language-related products and services on the web provides more than 1800 dictionaries with more than 250 languages.  [more info]
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YouTube is the world's most popular online video community, allowing millions of people to discover, watch and share originally-created videos. YouTube provides a forum for people to connect, inform, and inspire others across the globe and acts as a distribution platform for original content creators and advertisers large and small.  [more info]
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Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources.  [more info]
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