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Colonial state papers

Provides users with access to primary source documents centering on North American affairs from the sixteenth to the eighteenth centuries. It integrates the collection Privy Council and Related Bodies: America and West Indies, Colonial Papers (CO 1) from The National Archives and the Calendar of State Papers, Colonial: North America and the West Indies 1574-1739. The sources can be searched by keyword, title, place of origin, collection, or index terms. The "Calendar of State Papers, Colonial: North America and the West Indies 1574-1739" is a bibliographic resource making available more than 40,000 descriptive records covering CO 1 plus many documents from many other collections relating to the colonial past. Many of these bibliographic records include scans of the original document, full transcriptions, extracts, or summary abstracts. Includes the helpful "Reading Older Documents" for those reading documents in the original handwriting or paleography. Colonial State Papers Online allows the researcher to search both CO 1 and the Calendar together or separately. Proquest

Date Coverage:
1574 to 1757
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Full Text

Columbia Granger's world of poetry

Contains over 250,000 poems in full text and 450,000 citations, numbers that will continually expand with each update. The poems in full text are the most widely-read in the English language, as well as in Spanish, French, German, and Italian. Included also is poetry in Portuguese, Polish, Yiddish, Welsh, Gaelic, and other Celtic languages, as well as poems in the ancient languages: Anglo-Saxon, Provencal, and Latin. Indexes poetry in published anthologies, with citations providing poem title, author, publisher, subject(s), and a list of anthologies in which the selected poem appears; includes brief biographies of poets and some commentary

Date Coverage:
From the beginning of recorded literature to the present day
Content Availability:
Full Text

ComAbstracts

Contains abstracts of articles and books published in the primary scholarly literature of the communication(s) field (mass communication, human interaction, rhetoric, health communication, communication, and new media, journalism, communication history, etc.) and is searchable by word, phrase, or author. The records are also tagged with a controlled vocabulary of keywords and "metaterms."

Date Coverage:
1915-present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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ComAnalytics

Provides data about the relative publication performance of individual scholars and of departments of communication (journalism, mass communication, speech, communication studies, media studies, rhetoric, etc.)

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N/A
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Full Text
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ComIndex online

Contains bibliographic information (but not abstracts) for journal articles published in the primary professional literature of the communication(s) field. Includes all journals that are in ComAbstracts, so the recommendation is to search there first

Date Coverage:
1915-present
Content Availability:
Citation + BU Info Links
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Communication & Mass Media Complete

Provides indexing and abstracts for the fields of communication studies, journalism and mass communication. It includes over 700 journals, over 450 of those in full text. While it is primarily comprised of the core communication studies journals, it does also include non- core journals which help to extend the resource to include the growing interdisciplinary nature of the field. EBSCOhost

Date Coverage:
1915 - present
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Some Full Text
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Communications & mass media collection (Gale)

Indexes over 250 journals from the fields of communication and mass media. This collection is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1990s-present, with selective covereage going back to the 1960s
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Some Full Text
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CompPile

Provides ready reference to the published twentieth- century work in post-secondary composition and rhetoric. Site includes a help section, lists of search terms, a list of journals currently covered with links to journal websites, a list of publishers, a list of edited series, and a list of edited collections. It also has archives of journal runs in PDF files and other materials useful to composition folk, links to other bibliographic internet sites, a series called CompPanels on curiosities in the interface between graphic and text, and CompFAQs, a Wiki site providing reliable answers to common questions raised by teachers and scholars of post-secondary composition

Date Coverage:
1939-1999
Content Availability:
Citations Only

Computer database (Gale)

Provides a combination of indexing, abstracts, and full text for leading business and technical publications in the computer, telecommunications, and electronic industries beginning from 1980. Allows users to find competitive analysis of high-tech companies and their products; research on industry trends in telecommunications, electronics, robotics, and other fields; research on computer software and hardware; information on the internet; research related to LAN and WAN technology; information on multimedia, virtual reality, and interactive television; reviews of the latest consumer products; background information for job hunters. Search by keyword, author, publisher, etc. Limit by document type, year, lexile score, etc. Browse by subject or publication. This collection is part of the larger Academic OneFile database. Gale Cengage

Date Coverage:
1980 to present
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Some Full Text
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Computer source (Online : Consumer ed.)

Provides bibliographic information and some full text of publications covering computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software. EBSCOhost

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N/A
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Some Full Text
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Confidential print. Africa, 1834-1966

Provides full-text access to British archival documents on the colonization of Africa by the European powers through the independence movement of the mid-twentieth century. Includes a section on tropical diseases and health issues unique to the continent. Keyword search with limits by date and region. Documents consist of reports, dispatches, correspondence, descriptions of leading personalities, political summaries, and economic analyses. Supplemented by essays, maps, and a chronology to provide context for the collection. Primary source. Adam Matthew

Date Coverage:
1834-1966
Content Availability:
Full Text

Confidential print. Middle East, 1839-1969

Access primary source documents from the British Foreign Office and the British Colonial Office from 1830-1969 on political, social, and economic issues for the Levant and the Arabian peninsula, Iran, Turkey, Egypt and Sudan. Keyword search with limits by date and region. Documents consist of reports, dispatches, correspondence, descriptions of leading personalities, political summaries, and economic analyses. Supplemented by essays and a chronology to provide context for the collection. Primary source. Adam Matthew

Date Coverage:
1839-1969
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Full Text

Congress and the nation

Offers comprehensive and signature coverage of Congressional action from 1945 to 2008. The online edition includes the following: over 60 years of coverage of politics and policy; tables, graphs, and charts that help explain the issues; search and browse capabilities within consistent topics areas from one volume to the next; and a linkable cumulative index for all volumes

Date Coverage:
1945-2012
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Full Text
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Congress.gov

Provides accurate, timely, and complete legislative information for Members of Congress, legislative agencies, and the public. It is presented by the Library of Congress (LOC) using data from the Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, the Office of the Secretary of the Senate, the Government Printing Office, Congressional Budget Office, and the LOC's Congressional Research Service. Updated the morning after a session adjourns. THOMAS will be accessible, predecessor of Congress.gov, will be available until all data sets are migrated to Congress.gov

Date Coverage:
1995 - present
Content Availability:
Full Text

Congressional publications. Executive branch document, 1789-1945

Provides full-text access to all executive branch publications produced by federal government agencies, departments, etc. Includes documents listed in the Checklist of Public Documents 1789-1909

Date Coverage:
1789-1945
Content Availability:
Full Text

Contemporary authors

Provides a bio-bibliographical guide to nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first century writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields. American emphasis but British and other international writers are also covered. Includes a bibliography of works by the author and an evaluative essay of the author's works which draws on reviews and interviews. Updated regularly. Useful for general overview, critical reception, and listing of works published with original publication dates. Gale

Date Coverage:
19th century to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

Contemporary world music

Offers 200,000 tracks (approx. 16,000 albums) of music from all regions of the world. Genres include traditional and contemporary popular genres. Also see Smithsonian Global Sound database for complementary recordings. Browsable by cultural groups, people, ensembles, genres, instruments, places

Date Coverage:
20th century to present
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Multimedia
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Cooperative Digital Resources Initiative

Provides access to digital images of woodcuts, photographs, slides, papyri, coins, maps, postcards, manuscripts, lithographs, sermons, shape-note tune books, and various forms of Christian art, architecture, and iconography

Date Coverage:
Coverage varies
Content Availability:
Some Full Text

Coptic gnostic library

Continues where the Dead Sea Scrolls left off. Contains main sources of information for the Gnostic religion, a Complete Edition of the Nag Hammadi Codices, written in Coptic. Uses the Brill Online Reference Works interface

Date Coverage:
1985 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

Corpus de la littérature médiévale

Contains the full text of medieval French literature (origins through 1499). All texts are in the original Old or Middle French; some have been translated into modern French. Covers poetry, narrative literature, and drama. Search by author, title, genre or keyword. Or browse by author, title, genre, or timeline. The database may also be used to generate a concordance with several options for how to organize and print the concordance. Classiques Garnier

Date Coverage:
c. 1000 - 1499
Content Availability:
Full Text

Counseling and therapy in video

Provides an online collection of video available for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Includes counseling sessions and demonstrations, consultations, lectures/presentations, interviews, instructional material, personal narratives, and documentaries. Browse by subject, therapy type, therapist, themes, and clips. Search transcript and notes, title, series, and date. Includes synchronized transcripts to find clips. Alexander Street Press

Date Coverage:
1984 to present
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Full Text
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CountryWatch

CountryWatch provides critical country-specific intelligence and data. Key publications produced by CountryWatch include the CountryReviews TM, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information, and the CountryWireTM ,which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers

Date Coverage:
Varies
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Full Text
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CQ almanac

Offers access to original reports by the CQ staff of all the activity of Congress since congressional year 1945, the first year covered in the print edition. The reports provide summaries and analyses of all people, legislation, elections, and issues for any given congressional year. Database may be searched by subject, decade, or congressional year. Policy Tracker allows the researcher to follow a policy topic through the years. Tables, graphs, and charts are also used when helpful to display information in a more accessible way

Date Coverage:
2007 to present
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Full Text
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CQ Congress collection

Presents biographical and voting information on all members of Congress, beginning with the 79th congress (1945). This resource also provides summaries and analyses by the CQ staff of the history and development, members, and current legislative activity of Congress. Public policy legislation is addressed under 23 broad topics (e.g. Agriculture, Civil Rights) and numerous subtopics. The information is accessible by topic, key vote, interest group rankings of members of Congress, CQ analyses, summaries of Supreme Court cases that relate to Congress, and more. This resource is a part of the CQ Press Electronic Library

Date Coverage:
2003 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

CQ Press library

Makes available through a single interface access to a suite of CQ Press online resources. These resources include the periodicals CQ Researcher online and CQ Weekly; the databases CQ Congress Collection, CQ Supreme Court Collection, CQ Public Affairs Collection, and CQ Voting and Elections Collection; and the online editions of CQ Almanac, Congress and the Nation, Historic Documents Series, Political Handbook of the World, CQ's Politics in America, Supreme Court Yearbook, Vital Statistics on American Politics, and the Washington Information Directory. This Suite may be searched by keyword (titles or all text)by any individual resource in the suite, by general topic (Congress, Courts, Public Policy), by document type (primary source, encyclopedia entry, map, key vote), or by event date. Coverage is from 1945 to the present

Date Coverage:
2002 to present
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Full Text

CQ public affairs collection

Covers 22 major public affairs subject headings (Agriculture and Nutrition; Business, Banking, Commerce and Economics; Education, etc). This resource offers reports on important issues, access to primary sources, statistical and historical analyses, and a directory of the important public and private organizations involved. The information may be searched by keyword using basic or advanced search interfaces. A list of "hot topics" provides ideas for beginning researchers

Date Coverage:
2002 to present
Content Availability:
Full Text

CQ Supreme Court collection

Provides summaries and analyses of major supreme court cases, access to the full text of the cases, biographical information on the Supreme Court justices, and the institutional history of the Court. The information may be searched by keyword, justice's name, case name, document type, constitutional area and more. Coverage includes major Court decisions and all the cases that received written opinions by the Burger, Rehnquist, and Robert's courts (Oct 1969 to present)

Date Coverage:
2002 to present
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Full Text

CQ voting and elections collection

Integrates data, analyses, explanations, and historical material to provide a research and reference tool on the American voter, major and minor political parties, campaigns and elections, and historical and modern races for Congress, the presidency, and governorships. Organized into six categories: presidential elections, congressional elections, gubernatorial elections, campaigns and elections, political parties, and voters and demographics

Date Coverage:
1789 - present
Content Availability:
Multimedia

CQ's politics in America

Contains in-depth profiles of every member of Congress as well as data on their constituencies, apportionment, and redistricting. Browsing available by state, party affiliation, or name

Date Coverage:
2000-present
Content Availability:
Full Text

CRC handbook of chemistry and physics

Provides information on chemical and physical properties of substances through interactive tables, static pdf tables and pdf texts organized by 19 sections (Basic Constants, Units, and Conversion Factors; Symbols, Terminology, and Nomenclature; Physical Constants of Organic Compounds; Properties of the Elements and Inorganic Compounds; Thermochemistry, Electrochemistry, and Solution Chemistry; Fluid Properties; Biochemistry; Analytical Chemistry; Molecular Structure and Spectroscopy; Atomic, Molecular, and Optical Physics; Nuclear and Particle Physics; Properties of Solids; Polymer Properties; Geophysics, Astronomy, and Acoustics; Practical Laboratory Data; Health and Safety Information; Mathematical Tables). Browse by the Table of Contents or search using keywords or by structure or by properties. Interactive tables can be sorted or filtered

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