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Academic OneFile (Gale) (Cancelled)
This resource was canceled by VIVA. Please begin using
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO).
Indexes, abstracts and provides selected fulltext for scholarly journals and popular magazines in all subjects.
Coverage: 1964 - present
Access World News (NewsBank)
Provides full-text for over 600 U.S. and over 700 international news sources.
Coverage: 1977 - present
Accounting Research Manager (CCH)
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Provides both full-text accounting standards, and interpretation / guidance.
Coverage: Varies - present
African American Song (Alexander Street Press) (Cancelled)
African American Song has merged with American Song. Please begin accessing this information through
16,000 tracks of historical blues, gospel, ragtime, folk songs, and narrative recordings from the first half of the 20th century.
Coverage: 1900's - present
Sabin Americana, 1500-1926 (Gale)
Full text of every book about the Americas published anywhere between 1500 and 1926...
Coverage: 1500 - 1926
American Broadsides and Ephemera, Series 1: 1760-1900 (Readex)
Fully searchable facsimile editions of nearly 30,000 broadsides and ephemera printed in colonial...
Coverage: 1760 - 1900
America's Historical Newspapers: 1690-1922 (Readex)
Cover-to-cover digital facsimiles of 1,000 historic newspapers from every state.
Coverage: 1690 - 1922
ANTE: Abstracts in New Technologies and Engineering (ProQuest)
Indexes and abstracts articles about information technology and computing, electronics, biotechnology, medical technology, as well as engineering (including construction, electrical and chemical engineering) and allied subjects.
Coverage: 1981 - present
Armed Conflict Database
Full-text and statistics for international and internal conflicts...
Coverage: 1997 - present
ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ProQuest)
Indexes and abstracts articles covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education.
Coverage: 1987 - present
ARTFL: American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language
Provides the complete text of nearly 2,000 French works including classic works of French literature, non-fiction prose, and technical writing.
Coverage: 13th century - Twentieth Century
Art & Design Databases (ProQuest)
Use this to find journal articles, news items, and reviews in art & design periodicals. Bibliography of the History of Art is no longer part of Art & Design Databases; see
BHA (Bibliography of the History of Art)
Coverage: 1934 - present
Bibliographic Index Plus Full Text (HW Wilson) (Cancelled)
Print versions of the index are available in Carrier Library; date range is 1937-2008.
to view the JMU Library Catalog record.
Full text bibliographies on almost every topic help guide you in your search.
Coverage: 1982 - present
BIOSIS Previews (includes Biological Abstracts) (ISI)
Indexes and abstracts journals, patents, conference reports and books in the Life Sciences.
Coverage: 1926 - present
Black Short Fiction (Alexander Street Press)
A full-text collection of short stories from Africa and the African Diaspora.
Coverage: 1843 - Present
CQ Press Researcher Plus Archive (CQ Press)
Full text reports on current and controversial issues in U.S. politics, health care, education, economics...
Coverage: 1923 - present
Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw Shoemaker: 1801-1819 (Readex)
A collection of 36,000 fully searchable digital books...
Coverage: 1801 - 1819
ECCO: Eighteenth Century Collections Online (Gale)
Provides digital editions of nearly all books published in Great Britain in the 18th century...
Coverage: 1701 - 1800
This is the online counterpart of the Handbook of Reagents for Organic Synthesis (HROS)
Empire Online (1492-1962) (Adam Matthew Digital)
Full text primary source documents, including original manuscripts and printed material...
Coverage: 1492 - 1962
Interactive Functional Anatomy (Anatomy.tv)
Online interactive 3-d human anatomy.
Journal Citation Reports (Thomson Reuters)
Provides data that helps with evaluation and comparison of scholarly journals.
Coverage: 2005 - present
Latin American Women Writers (Alexander Street Press)
A collection of poetry, prose, essays, and drama written by women writers from Mexico, Central America, and South America.
Coverage: 1859 - Present
Congressional Research (ProQuest)
Searchable full text congressional publications and legislative research.
Coverage: 1969 - present
Latino Literature (Alexander Street Press)
A collection of plays, prose, and poetry written Chicano, Cuban, Puerto Rican, and other Latino writers.
Coverage: 1872 - present
National Review Archive (EBSCO)
Journal articles covering political, economic, social, and cultural issues and trends from 1955 to present.
Coverage: 1955 - present
New Republic Archive (EBSCO)
The New Republic, the leading journal of opinion, covers topics from a variety of viewpoints on American politics, foreign policy and culture.
Coverage: 1914 - present
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Online (Oxford University Press)
Biographies of 55,000 men and women who shaped all aspects of the British past from the earliest times. No living person is included in the dictionary.
Coverage: 820 B.C. - 2002
Past Masters: Philosophy and Theology
Searchable full-text collections, in English and/or Latin, of the writings of philosophers and theologians from antiquity into the 20th century.
Periodicals Archive Online (ProQuest)
Full text for journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences.
Coverage: 1802 - 2000
Physical Education Index (ProQuest)
Indexes and abstracts articles about physical education and more.
Coverage: 1970 - present
Polling the Nations (Cancelled)
. More than 14,000 surveys conducted by over 1000 polling organizations in the United States and 100 other countries from 1986 to the present time...
Coverage: Varies - Present
Smithsonian Global Sound (Alexander Street Press)
The world's musical and aural traditions, in streaming audio...
Coverage: 1890 - present
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