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Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, & Almanacs
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Information about associations and professional societies, listings for nonprofit membership organizations.  Before using this resource, be certain of your SIC industry classification code.  For a tutorial, click here[more info]
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Contains the complete Encyclopaedia Britannica, Britannica Student Encyclopedia, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, as well as videos, blogs, news, research tools, and links to editor-selected websites. [more info]
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Encyclopedia articles about issues of sex and gender at the personal and the social level ... [more info]
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Articles (from journals)
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Indexes and abstracts articles about social work.  Limited to 8 simultaneous users. [more info]
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Indexes and abstracts journal articles, dissertations, and book reviews on social work, human services... [more info]
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Indexes and abstracts journal articles, book reviews, abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations... [more info]
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Criminal Justice Abstracts contains indexes and summaries of international journal articles, books, reports, dissertations... [more info]
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Citation Searching
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Indexing, abstracts, and citation searching for science and social science scholarly literature... [more info]
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News Articles
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Provides full-text for over 600 U.S. and over 700 international news sources.
 
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API and Archive contains bibliographic information on over 300 international periodicals dealing with alternative, radical, and left information. [more info]
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Full text and indexing for ethnic, minority, and international newspapers and magazines... [more info]
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Full text analysis of opposing viewpoints for more than 600 controversial topics in the news... [more info]
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Statistics & Datasets
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Provides access to statistics and information produced by more than 70 U.S. government agencies ... [more info]
Internet
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National Center for Health Statistics' Web site, a rich source of information about America‚Äôs health. [more info]
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The Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. This current edition is published by ProQuest and contains information from 2013 onward. [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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Style Manuals & Citation Management Tools
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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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Check your citation style for papers and speeches [more info]
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RefWorks is a Web-based bibliography and database manager that allows you to create your own personal database of bibliographic records.  For more info, view RefWorks in 5 Minutes, a short online video tutorial. [more info]
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Tests and Test Information
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Descriptions of behavioral tests and measurements in health fields, psychosocial sciences... [more info]
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