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star Academic Search Complete 1887 to present
A scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database containing full text for more than 7,100 publications, including over 6,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for 11,200 journals and other publications including monographs, reports, and conference proceedings. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.

star LexisNexis Academic
Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information. included company profiles. Provides citations, abstracts, full text.

star 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

    ArticleFirst 1990 to present
Covers more than 12,000 different journals; emphasis on indexing articles immediately upon publication. Updated daily. Provides citations.

    Newspaper Source
Provides selected articles from 143 US and international newspapers. Provides citations, abstracts, and full text.

    WorldCat
Over 36 million records of any type of material cataloged by OCLC member libraries. Includes manuscripts written as early as the 11th century. Updated daily. Provides citations.

    Oxford Reference Online Premium Collection
A fully-indexed, cross-searchable database of over 100 dictionaries and reference works in all subject areas published by Oxford University Press. Also includes titles in the world-renowned Oxford Companions Series. Provides full text.

Milner's subscription allows five (5) people to use this site at any time. If all connections are being used, you will see a message stating that all licenses are currently active. Try again later.

    AtoZ the World
AtoZ the World contains profiles from 175 countries and hundreds of cities. Each entry features 20 different topics, including education, demographics, climate, culture and travel essentials. There are also special topics for travelers, such as health and safety, using phones and electricity internationally and tips for women travelers. Also included is current news feeds about the country or city from a variety of sources.

    BrowZine
BrowZine is a web-based service and app for Apple or Android smart phones and devices that helps you browse through scholarly e-journals available from Milner Library. BrowZine sorts our e-journals into broad disciplines and then into narrower subjects. You can save and organize your most-used e-journals on virtual bookshelves in your account. The result is an easy and familiar way to browse through, read, and monitor scholarly e-journals across disciplines.

    Chicago Defender 1910-1975
The Chicago Defender, a historical African-American newspaper, provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. Browse and search complete issues of newspaper, as well as obituaries. Includes the Chicago Daily Defender, the Daily Defender and weekend editions of the newspapers. Includes full text.

    Chicago Manual of Style
Encompassing the 15th and 16th editions, the Chicago Manual of Style Online offers the complete, fully searchable text of the traditional print version of The Chicago Manual of Style. Two additional files are included: Chicago Style Q&A, which is another fully searchable resource of questions and answers on citing and using the Chicago Manual of Style, and Tools, which provides help for authors preparing manuscripts for submission to the University of Chicago Press.

    CQ Researcher 1991 to present
Focuses on current and controversial topics. Examines all sides of the issues involved. Provides citations, full text.

    Current Contents Connect 1998 to present
Current Contents Connect is a current awareness database. It provides access to tables of contents, abstracts and bibliographic information from the most recently published issues of scholarly journals as well as from relevant, evaluated websites.

    Data Citation Index 1900 to present
The Data Citation Index provides a single point of access to research data from repositories in a variety of disciplines and from around the world. It also tracks citations to data sets in published scientific literature.

    Digital Microfilm 2008 to present
Access microfilm newspapers online. Proquest Digital Microfilm collection includes the Chicago Tribune, the New York Times (Late East Coast Edition), Wall Street Journal (Eastern Edition) and the Washington Post (Final edition). The digital microfilm issues of the newspapers are exact facsimiles of the print edition and includes articles and advertisements.

When arriving at the site, click on "Select" to chose which newspaper to access. Each newspaper can only be searched by date and page number. Keyword searching is not available.

    Digital Public Library of America
The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) brings together the riches of America's libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. DPLA is a portal that delivers students, teachers, scholars, and the public access to incredible online resources, wherever they may be in America. Far more than a search engine, the portal provides innovative ways to search and scan through the united collection of millions of items, including by timeline, map, virtual bookshelf, format, subject, and partner. With an application programming interface (API) and maximally open data, DPLA can also be used by software developers, researchers, and others to create novel environments for learning, tools for discovery, and engaging apps. DPLA works, along with like-minded organizations and individuals, to ensure that this critical, open intellectual landscape remains vibrant and broad in the face of increasingly restrictive digital options.

    Dissertations & Theses
Electronic edition of Dissertation Abstracts covering the complete range of academic subjects appearing in dissertations from over 1,000 accredited institutions since 1861. Citations from 1980 forward also include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Free twenty-four page previews for all subjects. Full text for dissertations in the Humanities and Social Sciences are available beginning in 1997; full text for selected dissertations prior to 1997 is available based on demand and author permission. Updated monthly.

    eBooks on EBSCOhost
The eBooks on EBSCOhost collection includes over 1900 full text eBooks, covering a variety of subjects.

    Endnote Online
Endnote Online is a web-based program that allows you to organize your sources (articles, books, images, etc.), cite the sources while you write a paper, and prepare bibliographies.

    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.

    Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes the full text of books, encyclopedias and handbooks. Available books cover all subject areas, including art, business, history and medicine.

    Journal Citation Reports 2010-
Journal Citation Reports is a comprehensive and unique resource that allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 11,000 scholarly and technical journals from more than 3,300 publishers in over 80 countries. It covers virtually all areas of science, technology, and social sciences.

Citation and article counts are important indicators of how frequently current researchers are using individual journals. By tabulating and aggregating citation and article counts, JCR offers a unique perspective for journal evaluation and comparison.

The JCR is published annually in two editions. The JCR Science edition contains data about journal in science and technology. The JCR Social Sciences edition has data about journals in the social sciences.

    Kanopy Video
Kanopy Video provides access to nearly 20,000 online streaming educational videos and feature films. Many subjects covered but particular strengths include race and gender studies, communication, education, sociology, psychology, health sciences, and the arts. Includes films from Criterion, Kino Lorber EDU, First Run Features, California Newsreel, and PBS. Create an account to make custom playlists and video clips.



    March of Time
The films in this collection, produced from 1935 to 1967 and shown in theaters until 1951, are from the renowned March of Time series produced by Time, Inc. The collection includes both the "issues" (newsreels) and the "films" (non-newsreels) which cover an eclectic range of topics. Topics include racism, poverty and more. Included in the content are episodes such as Atomic Power, Inside Nazi Germany and the Supreme Court. This collection is complete and contains 434 video titles.

    Marquis Who's Who 1985 to present
Marquis Who's Who features comprehensive profiles on over 1.4 million of the most accomplished individuals from all fields of endeavor including: government, business, science and technology, the arts, entertainment, and sports.

Includes information from the following publications: Who's Who in America, Who Was Who in America, Who's Who in the World, Who's Who in Asia, Who's Who in American Politics, Who's Who in American Art, Who's Who of American Women, Who's Who of Emerging Leaders, Who's Who in Science & Engineering, Who's Who in American Law, Who's Who in Medicine & Healthcare, Who's Who in Finance & Business,. Who's Who in 20th Century America, Who's Who in the East, Who's Who in the Midwest, Who's Who in the South & Southwest, Who's Who in the West, Who's Who in Media & Communications, Who's Who in Entertainment, Who's Who in American Education, Who's Who in American Nursing, Who's Who in Religion, Who's Who of Emerging Leaders in America, Who's Who Among Human Services Professionals.

Milner's subscription allows three (3) people to use this site at any time. If all connections are being used, you will see a message stating that all licenses are currently active. Try again later.

    MasterFile 1975 -
This multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and 164,424 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 453,000 photos, maps & flags.

    New York Times (1851-2010) 1851-2010
The New York Times (1851-2010) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue. Coverage: Sept 18,1851-Dec 31, 2010.

    Newspapers.com Illinois Collection 1700s to current
Newspapers.com Library Edition is an extensive online database of 3,000+ historical newspapers from the early 1700s into the early 2000s. Distributed by ProQuest, it contains a diverse blend of well-known regional and local newspapers in the U.S. and other countries.

    OAIster
Developed by the University of Michigan Libraries, OAIster is a union catalog of digital resources. OAIster contains information on multidisciplinary resources from more than 1000 contributors worldwide.

    Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Today's increasingly complex issues are presented in a pro-and-con format in Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center. With its rich content drawn from the acclaimed social issues series from Greenhaven Press as well as content from other Gale sources, this database develops and enhances critical thinking skills and provides an ideal reference source for everything from social studies projects to debate preparation.

    Points of View Reference Center
Points of View Reference Center consists essays on a possibly controversial topics. Each essay presents multiple sides of a current issue. Essays provide questions and materials for additional study and are accompanied by thousands of supporting articles from the world's top political and societal publications.

    Proquest Dissertations & Theses
Electronic edition of Dissertation Abstracts covering the complete range of academic subjects appearing in dissertations from over 1,000 accredited institutions since 1861. Citations from 1980 forward also include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Free twenty-four page previews for all subjects. Full text for dissertations in the Humanities and Social Sciences are available beginning in 1997; full text for selected dissertations prior to 1997 is available based on demand and author permission. Updated monthly.

    Readers Guide Abstracts 1890 to present
Provides abstracts and indexing of over 450 general-interest periodicals published in the United States. Abstracts begin in 1983. Updated monthly.

    Refworks
RefWorks is an online research management, writing, and collaboration tool designed to help researchers at all levels easily gather, organize, store and share all types of information and to instantly generate citations and bibliographies.

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

    Statistical Abstract of the United States (ProQuest) 1790 to present
Provides statistical tables and charts covering various aspects of social, political, and economic life. Emphasis is on the United States, but some tables cover regions, states, cities, and comparative international statistics. Information is gathered from all agencies of the federal government and from private, commercial, and professional sources. The Statistical Abstract of the United States is designed to serve as a convenient source for statistical reference and as a guide to other statistical publications and sources. Most data are presented in time series and include the most recent year available at time of publication.

 
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Last Updated: 1/11/13