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star Sociological Abstracts (SocAbs) 1963 to present
Indexes articles in more than 1,900 journals, book abstracts and review citations in sociology and related fields. Provides citations, abstracts.

star SocINDEX 1908 to present
SocINDEX with Full Text offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study including abortion, criminology & criminal justice, demography, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, and more. The database also features over 25,000 author profiles. SocINDEX includes full text for 777 journals dating back to 1908, and full text for more than 820 books and 14,000 conference papers.

star JSTOR
JSTOR holds the complete digitized back runs of core scholarly journals, starting with the very first issues, and offers high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. Of the available JSTOR collections, Milner has 4 multi-disciplinary collections (Arts and Sciences I, II, III and VII) and two discipline-specific collections (Ecology & Botany, General Science) for a total of 1113 academic journals.

JSTOR Current Scholarship Program provides subscription access to current issues of 136 journals.

star Annual Reviews
Annual Reviews provides researchers, professors, and scientific professionals with a definitive academic resource in 37 scientific disciplines. Annual Reviews saves you time by synthesizing the vast amount of primary research literature and identifying the principal contributions in your field. Updated annually.

    Sage Knowledge
Formerly Sage eReference, Sage Knowledge contains full text access to reference works primarily in the social sciences that are published by Sage.

    Web of Science 1988 -
Milner's subscription includes:
* Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1988-present)
* Book Citation Index Science (2005-present)
* Book Citation Index Social Sciences & Humanities (2005-present)
* Conference Proceedings Citation Index Science (1993-present)
* Conference Proceedings Citation Index Social Sciences & Humanities (1993-present)
* Science Citation Index Expanded (1988-present)
* Social Sciences Citation Index (1988-present)

Access the world's leading scholarly literature in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.
* Navigate with cited reference searching and Author Finder
* Use the Analyze Tool to identify trends and patterns

    Contemporary Women's Issues 1995 to present
Includes information from journals, newsletters, research reports from non-profit groups, government and international agencies. Updated every two weeks. Includes citations, abstracts, and full text.

    Women and Social Movements in the US (Scholar's Edition)
Organized around the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000, the website seeks to advance scholarly debates and understanding at the same time that it makes the insights of women's history accessible to teachers and students at universities, colleges, and high schools.

    eHRAF World Cultures
The eHRAF World Cultures, formerly the eHRAF Collection of Ethnography, is a unique cross-cultural database with full-text ethnographies that are subject indexed at the paragraph-level for precise retrieval of information on all aspects of cultural and social life. These materials are relevant to the various social science disciplines as well as the humanities and health sciences.

    Alternative Press Index 1991 to present
Alternative Press Index (API) is a bibliographic database of journal, newspaper, and magazine articles from over 300 international alternative, radical, and left periodicals. Covering theories and practices of socialism and revolution alongside ecology, democracy and anarchism, feminism and organized labor, indigenous peoples and gays/lesbians, API coverage is both international and interdisciplinary.

Note: Only one user is allowed in this database at a time. If you are not able to access the database, please try again later.

    American History in Video
American History in Video coverage includes videos about the early history of Native Americans to the New Deal and the Civil War and more. Contains movies about historical figures such as Danial Boone and Helen Thomas. Movies come from partners such as PBS, History Channel and others. Includes newsreels. This collection includes over 6000 titles.

    DSM Library
The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) is used by health professionals, social workers and other specialists to diagnose and classify mental disorders. The DSM Library includes the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) as well as the DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis and the DSM-5 Clinical Cases books.

    Ethnographic Video Online
Contains videos for the study of human culture and behavior. Thematic areas include family and race, material culture, marriage, gender, family roles and more.

Includes Ethnographic Video Online Volume 1 and Volume 2.

    Filmakers Library Online, Volume 1
This video resource provides award-winning documentaries across a variety of subjects - race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

    GPO Monthly Catalog July 1976 to present
Index to materials published by the US Government Printing Office. This index is valuable for using the Milner Library Documents Collection. Updated monthly. Provides citations, abstracts.

    ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research)
The Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) is a data archive of over 7,500 research studies containing over 500,000 files of data. Data coverage is in such areas as demography, crime, economics, education, elections, health care, aging and substance abuse.

Data files may be downloaded for research use by establishing a My Data account or by using Google or Facebook logins.

    PsycInfo (EBSCOhost)
The PsycINFO database, American Psychological Association's (APA) renowned resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. It contains over 3 million records and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s with one of the highest DOI matching rates in the publishing industry. Journal coverage, which spans from the 1800s to the present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages

 
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