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See JMU Librarians' top recommendations for finding books...  [more info]
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Collection of ebooks covering history, geography, world cultures, military history, gender studies, politics, pop culture, religion, mythology, science, technology, and environment.  [more info]
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Encylopedia articles, illustrations, definitions, biographies, bibliographies, and learning resources ...  [more info]
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Collection of over 2100 books of high quality in the humanities online...
 
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Key texts of modern African literature.  [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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An index with abstracts to history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present...  [more info]
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Online reference book chronicles American events, people, and places for each decade  [more info]
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Users will need to create a free individual account to use the advanced features. An index with abstracts to scholarly work covering all aspects of Greco-Roman antiquity...  [more info]
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Articles from both professional and lay publications about current topics in family relationships...  [more info]
Carrier Stacks, HQ536 .F365
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Index with full text of Annual Reviews in biological and medical sciences, physical sciences...  [more info]
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A cluster of collections reflecting the history of the United States through its congressional publications...  [more info]
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Provides the complete text of nearly 2,000 French works including classic works of French literature, non-fiction prose, and technical writing.  [more info]
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This database contains 1,000 full-text journals and 11 full-text books covering subjects from fashion design to veterinary assisting...  [more info]
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Citations and some full text to international periodicals, books, and book chapters on religion and theological studies...  [more info]
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Collection of e-books in the behavioral sciences.  [more info]
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The Bibliography of British and Irish History (BBIH) provides historical data on the British Isles from 55BC to present.  Secondary sources only.  [more info]
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Collection of e-books relating to biomedicine and life sciences.  [more info]
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Indexes and abstracts journals, patents, conference reports and books in the Life Sciences.  [more info]
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A full-text collection of short stories from Africa and the African Diaspora.  [more info]
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Black Studies on Disc (G.K. Hall)
Indexes periodicals by and about African Americans, Africa and peoples of African ancestry...  [more info]
Carrier Lib. Reference Desk
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Collection of non-fiction published works of leading African Americans.  [more info]
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Fiction, nonfiction and poetry by women from North America, Africa and the Caribbean  [more info]
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A collection of full-text reference books on gender studies.  [more info]
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Collection of e-books in business and economics.  [more info]
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Access the series of Business Plans Handbook, volume 1 to current issue.  [more info]
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Not recommended for use in Google Chrome.  Please use Internet Explorer, FireFox, or Safari.  C19: The Nineteenth Century Index is an all-inclusive bibliographic tool for 19th-century research.  [more info]
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Cambridge Histories Online provides political, economic and social history, philosophy and literature...  [more info]
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A collection of poetry and fiction produced in the Caribbean region during the 19th and 20th centuries.  [more info]
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Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD) (Cancelled)
This resource has been cancelled, effective 8/1/2014. CLCD provides a single source for information about PreK to Grade 12 books and media. The bibliographic record; reviews; awards, honors and prizes; best book lists...  [more info]
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The online version of Choice:Current Reviews for Academic Libraries, the premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media and Internet Resources.  [more info]
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A comprehensive full text source for theory and research in international affairs...  [more info]
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Computer science e-book collection. Includes programming, theory, artificial intelligence, and other subjects.  [more info]
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Consumer Health Complete (CHC) is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics...  [more info]
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A Global Study of Current Trends and Possibilities 2007-2017....  [more info]
Internet, HD60 .A44 2007
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A collection of full-text digital books. Digital version of the Early American Imprints...  [more info]
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A collection of 36,000 fully searchable digital books...  [more info]
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Early English Books Online™, 1475-1700 (EEBO) provides digital access to more than 100,000 literary and historical classics....  [more info]
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Collection of e-books about the earth and environmental sciences. Includes topics in geography, geology, ecology, and geophysics.  [more info]
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Over 70,000 full text books from scholarly publishers in academic disciplines.  [more info]
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Provides digital editions of nearly all books published in Great Britain in the 18th century...  [more info]
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Full text primary source documents, including original manuscripts and printed material...  [more info]
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From adherence to a doctor's advice, to emotions and health, to obesity treatment and prevention, to women's health and all topics in between, this A-to-Z encyclopedia comprehensively covers all aspects of what has become the dynamic domain of behavioral medicine.  [more info]
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Covers topics such as adolescence, cognitive development, education, family, gender differences, identity, longitudinal research, personality development, prenatal development, temperament, and more.  [more info]
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Strategies to optimize human potential and build better organizations by focusing on behavior within the specific environmental, technological, and social environment of the workplace.  [more info]
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A two-volume survey of the pursuit of leisure in the United States....  [more info]
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E-book collection revolving around the study of energy.  [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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Indexes over 86,000 essays in the humanities and social sciences.  [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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An index with abstracts to more than 1,800 journals in 40 languages on world history from 1450 to the present.  [more info]
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Describes journal articles, conference proceedings, books, book reviews, and dissertations in the history of science, technology, and medicine.  [more info]
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A multidisciplinary bibliography of materials on all aspects of Latin American studies ...  [more info]
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Search through hundreds of full text journals, books, and other published resources pertaining to the humanities from around the world...  [more info]
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Indexes journal articles, conference proceedings, monographs, multi-authored works and book reviews on Islam.  [more info]
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Order a book or journal article from another library. Note: This process takes 7-10 business days.  [more info]
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Indexes journal articles, books, book chapters and dissertations covering all aspects of theatre and performance for over 126 countries.  Contains full text from over 170 journals and 360 monographs.  [more info]
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The International Directory of Company Histories provides information about the development of 4,550 of the world's largest and most influential companies.  [more info]
Internet, HD2721 .I63 1988 Internet
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Search the JMU Library Catalog and selected article databases at once!  [more info]
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JMU Library Catalog is the online catalog of materials in James Madison University Libraries.  [more info]
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A collection of poetry, prose, essays, and drama written by women writers from Mexico, Central America, and South America.  [more info]
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A collection of plays, prose, and poetry written Chicano, Cuban, Puerto Rican, and other Latino writers.  [more info]
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Children's Literature Review will be updated with new content; the other 9 collections in Literature Criticism Online will be archival content only as of June 30, 2014. Literature Criticism Online (LCO) provides access to 10 individual titles that represent a range of modern and historical views on authors, poets, dramatists.  [more info]
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LION is a virtual library containing over 350,000 literary texts together with full-text journals, author biographies and other critical and reference resources.  [more info]
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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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A collection of primary source material containing over three thousand pages of...  [more info]
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Search for ebooks with MyiLibrary.  [more info]
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NCCO contains monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, statistics, and more from the Nineteenth Century. Allows exploration of term frequency and term clusters.  [more info]
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Full-text descriptions of occupations in the United States.  [more info]
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SourceOECD (Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development) provides up-to-date information on what's going on around the world.  [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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Find subject specific lists of scholarly articles in Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO).  Each research guide in OBO provides an introduction to the topic and annotated bibliographic lists of books and articles recommended by scholars in the field.  [more info]
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Criminology from OBO is a bibliography of key background information that contains recent interdisciplinary works related to criminology. Topics include policy, theory, trends, ethics, and more!  [more info]
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Full text collection of core scholarly books in Economics, Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion and Theology.  Full text access in those collections is available from May 2006 to most recent update.  [more info]
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Indexes publications on all subjects that relate to contemporary public issues.  Includes PAIS Archive.  [more info]
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Searchable full-text collections, in English and/or Latin, of the writings of philosophers and theologians from antiquity into the 20th century.  [more info]
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A database that provides indexing and abstracts from books and journals in the fifteen fields...  [more info]
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Collection of e-books in professional computing and web design.  [more info]
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A database of more than 30,000 chapters from books published by APA.  [more info]
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A set of searchable, full-text reference works for psychiatric diagnosis and treatment.  [more info]
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An index with abstracts to journal articles, book chapters, books and dissertations in psychology and related disciplines (sociology, linguistics, anthropology, education, medicine, law, physiology, business, psychiatry, nursing, pharmacology).  [more info]
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Cross-search PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES, PsycBOOKS, PsycCRITIQUES, PsycTESTS, and PsycEXTRA at once on the APA PsycNET platform.  [more info]
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This link will take you to a list of recent titles JMU owns on the topic of social medicine.  [more info]
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An index with abstracts to sources available in libraries ...  [more info]
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Full text of every book about the Americas published anywhere between 1500 and 1926...  [more info]
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Safari Books Online is a fully-searchable e-reference library that houses a vast collection of technical books from industry-leading publishers.  Also includes business related books.  [more info]
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Safari Business Library addresses today's most important business issues and provides access to the latest IT information...  [more info]
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Online access to six historical reference titles.  See more info for complete list and search tips.  [more info]
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Salud en Espanol (Consumer Health Complete Spanish Version) is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics....  [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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A collection of fiction and poetry written in English by authors from South and Southeast Asia and their Diasporas...  [more info]
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Index with some full text pertaining to sports, recreation, exercise physiology, sports medicine, coaching, physical fitness, etc.  [more info]
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E-book packages in the sciences: biomedical, life, environmental, computer sciences, plus engineering, mathematics, architecture and more.  [more info]
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The state of green business is improving as companies...  [more info]
Internet, HD30.255 B87 2008
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Provides transcripts of works written by 19th century British women writers. Includes anthologies, novels, political pamphlets, religious tracts, children's books, and volumes of poetry and verse drama.  [more info]
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Women's Studies International (WSI) covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research...  [more info]
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Catalog of over 62 million titles cataloged by libraries worldwide ...  [more info]
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Catalog of over 62 million titles cataloged by libraries worldwide ...  [more info]
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Indexes and abstracts political science articles from periodicals published throughout the world, ...  [more info]
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Provides electronic access to over 2,800 volumes of 19th century American fiction. Works may be viewed as either rekeyed text or page images.  [more info]