Databases (57 results)
World Religions and Spirituality Project
The WRSP site is composed of profiles (written by scholars "of record") of contemporary religious and spiritual movements, established world religions and historical religious and spiritual movements. It also includes, articles, archival materials and more. It builds on and supercedes a previous site, the "New Religous Movements Homepage Project."
World Newspaper Archive [via Readex Newsbank]
Historic newspapers from three geographic regions, Africa, Latin America and South Asia, each searchable collectively or separately.
Wen shi zi liao (文史资料), Literary & Historical Materials [via Superstar Digital Library Information Technology Co.,Ltd]
Chinese language collection of oral histories pertaining to historical events from the Late Qing to the 1980s including the 1911 Revolution, the Cultural Revolution and the Reform and Opening.
World Global Style Network (WGSN) – Insight
With coverage and analysis into the world of consumers, WGSN Insight is a trend-spotting resource. Featuring original and thought-provoking content on the consumer, marketing, retail, and innovation trends.
World Global Style Network (WGSN) – Fashion
WGSN is a major fashion trend forecaster. The site includes both long-term and seasonal trend analysis, real-time industry news, and coverage of catwalks, trade shows, and street fashion.
Wageningen Academic Publishers
UC Davis has current years of eBooks licensed from this large university publisher of agriculture-related books. “Wageningen Academic Publishers is an independent STM publisher operating worldwide in the field of Life Sciences. Located at the heart of one of the world’s most famous food & agriculture research centres, we focus on topics in Animal and Veterinary, Food and Health, Agribusiness and Rural Studies, Agriculture and Environment. We currently publish ... around 30 new books per year.” Exclusions: textbooks
Coverage: 2002 - present (selected earlier titles)
Women’s Studies Archive [via Gale]
A series of primary source collections includes manuscripts, newspapers, periodicals, and images. Focus includes social, political, and professional achievements as well as evolution of social movements by women throughout the nineteenth and twentieth century.
Coverage: 19th century - 20th century
Windsor Star (1893 – 2010) [via ProQuest]
NOTE: Available through Spring 2022. This newspaper is among a group of resources that are available for a limited time. Some of them will become a permanent part of the UCDavis library collections based on interest and use.
Coverage: 1893 - 2010
Workers, Labor Unions, and Radical Politics [via ProQuest]
NOTE: Available through April, 2022. This is one of 6 groups of modules that are available for a limited time. Some of the individual modules will become a permanent part of the UCDavis library collections based on interest and use.-------------The resource includes U.S. Government records on workers, labor unions and strikes in the first half of the 20th century. It also contains records of American labor unions, 1862-1974--The Knights of Labor, the AFL, the CIO and the AFL_CIO as well as the records of the Socialist Party of America.