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AccessEngineering [via McGraw Hill]
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AccessEngineering provides engineering reference information such as handbooks and manuals. Also included are online features, such as instructional, faculty made videos, calculators, interactive tables and charts, as well as personalization tools allowing users to organize crucial project information as they work.
AccessMedicine [via McGraw-Hill Medical]
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AccessMedicine provides unlimited simultaneous user ebook access to the most recent editions of a collection of core medical reference and textbooks relevant to health sciences professions graduate students (e.g., medical, nursing, nurse practitioners, physician assistants), as well as practicing clinicians. Additional content includes point-of-care resources (e.g., DDx, Diagnosaurus), study and test prep tools, audio-recordings and videos. Some features require first registering and logging onto a free individual account. Some content overlaps with AccessBioMedical Science.
AFI Catalog [via ProQuest]
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American Film Institute (AFI) Catalog is the most authoritative resource of American film information for the years 1893 - 1971, including summaries, technical and cast information, and bibliographies.
Coverage: 1893-1971
Tags: Film
American Academy of Pediatrics [via American Academy of Pediatrics]
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International journals, and ebooks including textbooks in the field and practice of Pediatrics.
Coverage: 1981- 2020
Berg Fashion Library [via Bloomsbury Fashion Central] [via Bloomsbury Publishing Inc.]
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The Berg Fashion Library provides text and image content on world dress and fashion throughout history. Includes the Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, extensive academic eBook collection, reference resources, museum directory, exhibition archive, teaching resources and a vast image bank.
Tags: Fashion
Black Studies Center [via Proquest] [via ProQuest]
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Cross-searchable gateway to Black Studies including scholarly essays, recent periodicals, historical newspaper articles, reference books, and more.
Business Source Complete [via Ebsco] [via EBSCO]
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Provides full-text for more than 7000 scholarly journals and other sources, including nearly 1100 peer-reviewed business publications. Offers information in nearly every area of business including management, economics, finance, and accounting. [1965 - present]
Coverage: coverage varies by title with some going as far back as 1886.
Tags: Accounting, Business, Economics, Finance, Management, Marketing
CAMEO: Conservation & Art Materials Encyclopedia Online [via Museum of Fine Arts, Boston]
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Technical information on the distinct terms, materials, and techniques used in the fields of art conservation and historic preservation. "The MATERIALS database contains chemical, physical, visual, and analytical information on over 10,000 historic and contemporary materials used in the production and conservation of artistic, architectural, archaeological, and anthropological materials." Very useful for some design questions.
Coverage: 1997 - current
Census of Marine Life Portal
The Census of Marine Life (CoML) is a research program that seeks to assess the diversity, distribution and abundance of ocean life and to explain how it changes over time. The portal provides access to a global network of researchers in more than 45 nations engaged in this ten-year marine life initiative. Includes three major projects: Ocean Biogeographic Information System (OBIS), the History of Marine Animal Populations project (HMAP), and the Future of Marine Animal Populations project (FMAP). Seven studies have been initiated to collect data for these projects: Biogeography of Deep-Water Chemosynthetic Ecosystems (ChEss); Census of Diversity of Abyssal Marine Life (CeDAMaR); Gulf of Maine Program (GoM); Mid-Atlantic Ridge Ecosystems Project (MAR-ECO); Natural Geography in Shore Areas (NaGISA); Pacific Ocean Shelf Tracking Program (POST); and Tagging of Pacific Pelagics (TOPP).