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American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) Technical Library
Full-text access to the journals of the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers.
Coverage: varies by title, 1958-present
Tags: Agricultural Engineering, Biological Engineering, Biosystems Enginering, Engineering
American Society of Civil Engineers: Civil Engineering Database (CEDB)

Provides access to 97,000 records of ASCE publications, including journals, proceedings, and standards. Full-text articles beginning in 1997.

American State Papers 1789-1838 [via NewsBank]

The Readex/NewsBank collection of American State Papers are legislative and executive publications of Congress between 1789 and 1838. The documents cover the historical period before the first U.S. Congressional Serial Set volume in 1817 and includes some items omitted from the early Serial Set between 1817 and 1838. The collection is full text and fully searchable.

Coverage: 1789-1838
Tags: History, United States Of America
American West: Sources from the Everett D. Graff Collection at the Newberry Library, Chicago [via Adam Matthew]

The Everett D. Graff Collection is one of the major special collections on the American West. This database contains a full-text selection of original manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material and rare printed sources from that collection. It also includes such supplementary materials as scholarly essays and data maps. It is a rich resource to explore almost any aspect of the history of the American West.

Amica [Art Images]
AMICA offers high resolution images of approximately 90,000 different works of art from museum collections. Images represent a comprehensive survey of Cultures, styles and time periods.
Tags: Art
Amphibian Species of the World

Online amphibian catalogue initiated as a program to develop a high-quality taxonomic catalog in response to the needs of CITES (Convention on Trade In Endangered Species of Fauna and Flora). Described as tracking “the state of current taxonomic literature and the state of evidence, not the opinions of self-appointed experts.” Per history of the resource, it includes “synonymies (including the literature source of the synonymy), amphibian species described since 1985, English names, and enormously expanded citations to and abstracts of relevant taxonomic literature.” Species counts for Class: Amphibia (7044 sp.); and three orders Order: Anura (6200 sp.); Order: Caudata (652 sp.); and Order: Gymnophiona (192 sp.) {RG 12/16/13}

Coverage: 1980-present
Analytic Bibliography of On-Line Neo-Latin Titles

This is a organized bibliography of more than 17,000 Neo-Latin texts freely available on the Web. It was created and is maintained by Dana F. Sutton.

Tags: Classics, Latin
Ancestry Library [via ProQuest]
The Library edition of, Ancestry Library is a genealogical collection with coverage primarily of the United States and the United Kingdom (with some coverage of Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world as well), including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records.
Related links: Ancestry Library LibGuide,
Ane’s encyclopedic dictionary of general & applied entomology [Springer]
Manjit S Dhooria Springer Science & Business Media, Jan 20, 2009 - Science - 320 pages 0 Reviews “Encyclopedic Dictionary of General and Applied Entomology” has been written keeping in view the fact that different terminology employed in teaching and researchers on different aspects of studies on insects and their management is found in scattered sources. ... in the last 3-4 decades, many developments have been made especially in economic entomology. ... terminology in entomology and pest management [is presented] in the most authentic and comprehensive way keeping the requirements of teachers and researchers in mind. Most of the terms have been given in encyclopedic form. Terms relating to the close relatives of insects such as mites and ticks and some other organisms which are pests of crops have also been included. Appendices giving useful information regarding various prefixes and suffixes used in formation of terms; and terms based on colour and shapes ...