Databases (16 results)

Encyclopedia of Buddhism Online [via Brill ]
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Brill’s Encyclopedia of Buddhism is the first comprehensive academic reference work devoted to the plurality of Buddhist traditions across Asia.
Coverage: 2015-current
Tags: Asia, Asian Studies, Religion, Religious Studies
Frontier Life [via Adam Matthew]
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Frontier Life: Borderlands, Settlement & Colonial Encounters tells the story of frontiers in North America, Australasia and Africa, allowing scholars to better understand the nature and significance of these regions at various points from the eighteenth century up until the twentieth century.
Coverage: 1650-1920
America: History and Life [via EBSCO]
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Bibliographic database containing citations to articles on American and Canadian history, including ethnic history and relations, from prehistory to the present. Covers more than 2000 journals published worldwide.
Coverage: 1964-present
Tags: Canada, History, United States Of America
Askia [Access to Scientific/Socio-economic Knowledge in Africa] [via UNESCO]
The Access to Scientific and Socio-economic Information in Africa (ASKIA) Initiative is under the Public Information & Knowledge Managment Division of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa. It defines a framework for bringing together scientific and socio-economic information for the African community, including scientists, researchers, academics, students, economists and, policy-makers, over an interactive online portal acting as a one-stop shop to such knowledge and associated information.
Bibliography of Asian Studies [via EBSCO]
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Index of western-language monographs, articles, and book chapters on all parts of Asia and Asian Studies (East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, Indian Ocean) published since 1971.
Coverage: 1971-present, depending upon the subfile.
Tags: Asia, Literature, Multidisciplinary
Black Studies Center [via ProQuest]
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A collection of African Studies and African American Studies resources, including essays from the Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, journals and magazines from the International Index to Black Periodicals, and historical African American interest newspapers.
ClasePeriodica [via Universidad Autonoma Nacional de Mexico]
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Index of Latin American journals books, essays, book reviews, conference proceedings, technical reports and interviews. 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, focus on Pan-American issues, topics in the social sciences, humanities, sciences and technology from over 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.
Coverage: 1975-2009
Tags: Latin America, Social Science
De Gruyter University Press Library [via De Gruyter]
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Multi-disciplinary collection of ebooks selected from the front list titles of participating university presses. Participants include: Amsterdam University Press, Columbia University Press, Cornell University Press, Duke University Press, Fordham University Press, Harvard University Press, New York University Press, Princeton University Press, Rutgers University Press, Stanford University Press, University of California Press, University of Chicago Press, University of Pennsylvania Press, University of Toronto Press, and Yale University Press.
Food and Drink in History [via Adam Matthew Digital]
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Explores five centuries of primary source material documenting the story of food and drink. Collectively, these materials illustrate linkage between food, identify, politics, power, gender, race and socio-economic status. Includes printed and manuscript cookbooks, advertising ephemera, government reports, films, and illustrated content documenting evolution within everyday life and the public sphere. International content includes a range of food cultures and traditions.
Coverage: 1500s - 2005