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Border and migration studies online

Provides contemporary and historical resources in the areas of border(land) studies and migration studies, as well as history, law, politics, diplomacy, area and global studies, anthropology, the arts, and more

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Date varies
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Brill dictionary of ancient Greek

Considered the most important modern dictionary for Ancient Greek, it brings together 140,000 headwords taken from the literature, papyri, inscriptions and other sources. Nearly all entries include citations from the texts with careful mention of the source

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Classical up to the 6th Century CE
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Full Text

Brill's companions in classical studies online. I

Brill's companions in classical studies is a leading series of handbooks providing graduate-level synthesis of debate and the state of scholarship on key authors and subjects from Antiquity. Each volume contains an up-to- date general bibliography. Volumes published have covered authors such as Ovid, Herodotus, Cicero, Thucydides and Propertius, and thematic volumes on Flavian Rome, Greek and Roman Historiography in Late Antiquity, Greek and Latin Pastoral and Hellenistic Epigram. The database provides online access to the companions

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c. 8th - 7th centuries BCE to CE 300-600
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Brill's companions in classical studies online. II

Brill's companions in classical studies II is a leading series of handbooks providing graduate-level synthesis of debate and the state of scholarship on key authors and subjects from Antiquity. Each volume contains an up-to- date general bibliography. Volumes published have covered authors such as Ovid, Herodotus, Cicero, Thucydides and Propertius, and thematic volumes on Flavian Rome, Greek and Roman Historiography in Late Antiquity, Greek and Latin Pastoral and Hellenistic Epigram. The database provides online access to the companions

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c. 8th - 7th centuries BCE to CE 300-600
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Brill's Medieval reference library

Permits searching across three separate encyclopedias: Encyclopaedia of Medieval Dress and Textiles (of the British Isles c. 450-1450), Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage, and Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle. Each of the three may also be searched individually. Each encyclopedia covers a range of information from biographies to specialized terms and each article has a bibliography for further research. Brill

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400 - 1600
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Full Text

BrillOnline reference works

Provides a link to the portal site for Brill online reference works encyclopedias subscribed to by BU Libraries, including the Brill's New Pauly (English translation), Der Neue Pauly (German original), Encyclopedia of Women & Islamic Cultures. Can be dispensed with if only interested in searching these resources individually (all four are separately cataloged in BearCat and listed in the ERD). However, for those interested in searching across more than one of them simultaneously, the portal site includes an "Advanced Search" feature that enables searching across multiple-subscribed resources. Brill

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N/A
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Britannica online

Consists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest article database; articles not yet in the print Britannica; Merriam-Webster's collegiate dictionary (tenth edition); the Britannica book of the year; as well as news articles from BBC News and The New York Times

Date Coverage:
To present
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Multimedia

British history online

Makes accessible the core primary and secondary sources of medieval and modern Britain. Includes Parliamentary papers, State papers (records of payments, decrees, etc., by the Royal household), Church records (both Roman Catholic and Church of England), the full text of the "Victoria County Histories" (a valuable source of information on the history of each county of England up through the Victorian era, noting landmarks, cultural institutions, economic and business development, important people, etc.). Can be browsed by several categories (place, time period, sources, maps, region, subject) and full-text search is also available. All records have been transcribed. Baylor has access to the complete content, not just the publicly- available materials. Primary Sources. Institute of Historical Research (UK) and the Parliamentary Trust (UK)

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11th - 19th centuries
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Full Text

British history online

Makes accessible the core primary and secondary sources of medieval and modern Britain. Includes Parliamentary papers, State papers (records of payments, decrees, etc., by the Royal household), Church records (both Roman Catholic and Church of England), the full text of the "Victoria County Histories" (a valuable source of information on the history of each county of England up through the Victorian era, noting landmarks, cultural institutions, economic and business development, important people, etc.). Can be browsed by several categories (place, time period, sources, maps, region, subject) and full-text search is also available. All records have been transcribed. Baylor has access to the complete content, not just the publicly- available materials. Primary Sources. Institute of Historical Research (UK) and the Parliamentary Trust (UK)

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11th - 19th centuries
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Full Text

British Library Newspapers

Contains PDF images of newspapers from Britain, Scotland, Ireland and Wales from 1721 - 1950 (formerly 19th Century British Library Newspapers). Coverage of urban, provincial, and small town newspapers in these areas. Search all 5 collections of over 170 newspaper titles simultaneously, in any combination, or a single collection. Collections I & II cover the 19th century and include representative titles from all regions of England, Scotland, and Wales. Parts III-V extend the time period (1721 - 1950), and increase representation of titles from the central and northern counties of England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. Topics covered include news, politics, religion, literature, crime, and business. Coverage excludes the Times (London) which is available in the "Times Digital Archive" database. Keyword and advanced search features with limits to specific collection(s), date/date range, place of publication, publication section, and language (English/Welsh). Gale

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1800- 1900
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British literary manuscripts online

Provides a digital archive featuring literary manuscripts dating from roughly 1120 to 1900. Literary works from Aesop's Fables through Charles Dickens are included. Coverage is mostly British (and early American/British) works and authors, but there are French, Roman, Italian, and other nationalities represented. View images of literary and religious works, poems, plays, essays, novels, diaries, and journals. Search may include both collections (medieval and Renaissance works, or 1660 - 1900) or either collection alone. Browse by author or search by author, title, or person as subject; limits to century, years, or to any of the eight source libraries from which images were scanned. Gale

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1120-1900
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British periodicals

Provides access to the searchable full text of hundreds of British periodicals from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth, with high-resolution facsimile page images. Content comes from the UMI microfilm collections: Early British Periodicals, English Literary Periodicals, British Periodicals in the Creative Arts, and additional titles. Topics covered include literature, philosophy, history, science, the fine arts, the social science, music, art, drama, archaeology, and architecture

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Late 17th to early 20th
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Brownings

Accesses a database that when complete will contain a comprehensive and fully-annotated research tool to facilitate the study of the works and lives of Robert and Elizabeth Barrett Browning and their circle. During the first phase of the project, the database will list, in traditional bibliographical formats, all known Browning- related material--some 70,000 items. It will draw on Browning collections from around the world. Checklists of the Brownings' correspondence, contemporary reviews of their works, and supporting documents were released on 13 October 2001. Later, bibliographical descriptions will be added of the poets' library, their literary manuscripts, and presentation volumes. Also included will be listings of printed works of reference, biography, and criticism. All known likenesses of the poets will be described and their personal effects cataloged

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Business abstracts with full text (EBSCO)

"Business Abstracts with Full Text offers a multitude of business magazines and scholarly journals: this comprehensive database contains the full text of articles from more than 510 key publications dating back to 1995, and provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more. "

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1982 - present
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Business continuity & disaster recovery reference center

Provides cover-to-cover indexing for journals, monographs, magazines and trade publications, all with a strong focus on business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR) and closely aligned issues. Subjects include topics such as business continuity management and planning, business impact analysis, contingency auditing, Crisis communications, disaster mitigation, emergency preparedness, regulatory issues, risk evaluation and strategic planning. Content also includes hundreds of thousands of additional BC/DR-focused articles, benchmarks and best practices selected from leading trade and industry publications. EBSCOhost

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Dates varies
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Business economics & theory collection (Gale)

Offers access to a collection of peer-reviewed(scholarly), full-text articles in HTML or PDF format covering business administration and economic theory. Intended primarily for the academic researcher, this resource is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

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1980 to present
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Business knowledge research

Provides full-text research reports from the Conference Board on the latest issues in business management, the United States and global economics, and covers topics such as business outlook, leadership decisions, performance excellence, corporate governance, human resources management, productivity, economic indicators, and analysis/forecasts of regional, national, and international economic conditions

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Varies
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Business market research collection

The Business Market Research Collection provides company, industry, and geopolitical macroeconomic market research from three sources: Hoover's Company Profiles, which offers information on 40,000 global public and non-public companies; OxResearch, which features succinct articles covering significant economic and political developments of major significance; and Snapshots Series, which includes market research overviews on over 40 industries and 40 countries to 2008

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Business source complete (EBSCO)

Provides access to full-text business journals and hundreds of scholarly, peer-reviewed journals covering all aspects of business; marketing, management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and more. Additional full-text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, and more. May be searched individually or in combination with other EBSCO databases. EBSCOhost

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1965 to present (1886 to present for select journal titles)
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Some Full Text
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C-SPAN video library

Records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987 is contained in the C-SPAN Archives. Programs are indexed and can be searched by subject, speaker names, titles, affiliations, sponsors, committees, categories, formats, policy groups, keywords, and location. The congressional sessions and committee hearings are indexed by person with full text. The video collection can also be browsed by topic or program

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1984-present
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Multimedia
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C-SPAN video library

Records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987 is contained in the C-SPAN Archives. Programs are indexed and can be searched by subject, speaker names, titles, affiliations, sponsors, committees, categories, formats, policy groups, keywords, and location. The congressional sessions and committee hearings are indexed by person with full text. The video collection can also be browsed by topic or program

Date Coverage:
1984-present
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Multimedia
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C19, the nineteenth century index

Indexes publications of the Anglo-American World, 1790- 1919, and provides links to the full text of many of the resources. Collections expand with each release of the database. The entire index and all resources contained within it are searchable; or the search can be limited to one of the individual resources included in the database. These resources include: Nineteenth Century Short Title Catalogue, The Nineteenth Century microfiche project; Periodicals: American Periodicals Series, British Periodicals, Niles' Register Index, Periodicals Index Online, Poole's Index to Periodical Literature, Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals, 1824-1900; Official Publications: House of Commons Parliamentary Papers, Proceedings of the Old Bailey, U.S. Congressional Serial Set; Archives: Archive Finder; Newspapers: Palmer's Index to The Times; Reference: Dictionary of Nineteenth-Century Journalism

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1790-1919
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Some Full Text

Cabells scholarly analytics

Details publishing opportunities in business, education, psychology, computer science, and health services, including journals' contact information, manuscript guidelines, acceptance rates, review type, process and time, number of reviewers, circulation and price, and type of readership

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CALI

Provides online interactive tutorials on legal subjects. Online exercises are intended for Baylor law students and designed to augment traditional law school education. To access students and faculty must create their own passwords and obtain a Law School Authorization Code from the circulation desk in the law library

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2000 to present
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Cambridge companions

Provides globalized electronic access to all Cambridge online collections subscribed by Baylor University Libraries including: Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics; Cambridge Companions to Philosophy, Religion and Culture; and Cambridge Companions to Music. This portal's search engine enables searching of the combined contents of all titles in subscribed series as well as localized searching of individual series. Cambridge University Press

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Varies
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Cambridge companions to literature and classics

Provides access to over 200 e-books in the Cambridge Companion series for literature (British, American, European, British Colonies, ethnic traditions) and classical authors. The essays in each themed collection are written by scholars in that field and provide background information and an analysis of the topic selected, offering a good starting point for research. Search the entire collection of over 200 books in this series by keyword, or browse the individual titles and search within the title. Printing of single pages or entire essays is available. Cambridge University Press

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~1990 - present
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Cambridge companions to music

Browse or search this collection of more than 60 e-books on composers, instrumental music, opera, popular music, and more. Each volume contains a series of essays by leading authorities in the field. Personalization features include bookmarking, saved searches, personal notes, and groups for sharing your work with others. Cambridge University Press

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Cambridge companions to philosophy, religion and culture

Provides access to a growing collection of e-book resources from the Cambridge Companions to Philosophy, Religion and Culture series, from Cambridge University Press. The series comprises a set of specially commissioned essay collections designed to function as reference resources for both specialist and non-specialist researchers. The cumulative keyword searchability of all e -books in the collection enables this resource to operate as a defacto encyclopedia of philosophy, religion and culture, for the figures and broad topics covered to date. All titles in the series include bibliographies. This resource is useful to students of both philosophy and theology, as well as western intellectual history. Cambridge University Press

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1992 - present
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Cambridge histories online

Provides online, searchable access to the well-known Cambridge History series. This series provides excellent essays on all aspects of history from classical to medieval to modern, including histories of science, religion, language, economics, the book, publishing, theater, literature, warfare, music, philosophy, politics, and regional studies. Scholarly, authoritative; includes bibliographies for further study. Cambridge University Press

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All dates
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CAMENA

Provides access to a digital library of the humanistic Respublica Litterarum. Includes five collections (Poemata, Historica & Politica, Theasaurus Eruditionis, Cera, and Italia) as well as a growing data base (Lemmata) that contains words and names (with additional morphological and lexical data) linked to general and special dictionaries or encyclopedias within the digital library. Poemata houses over 60,000 pages of Neo-Latin poetry composed by German authors between 1490 to 1790. Thesaurus Eruditionis contains close on 100 reference books with more than 85,000 printed pages. CERA contains 90 printed collections (55,000 pages) of letters written from ca. 1520 through 1770 in Germany and neighboring countries. And ITALI offers at least 70 early printed editions (25, 500 pages) of works written by Italian Renaissance humanists born before 1500

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15th-18th century
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