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Muktabodha Indological Research Institute

Muktabodha Indological Research Institute’ mission is to preserve, protect, and disseminate endangered treasures of India’s religious and philosophical wisdom and the intangible heritage that supports it. Muktabodha’s primary projects are: I. Muktabodha Digital Library: an on-line digital library of rare Sanskrit texts & e-texts, focused on Kashmir Shaivism, Trika-Kaula, Saiva-Siddhanta, Pancaratra, Natha Yoga and other tantric works, in addition to manuscripts on Vedic Shrauta ritual. II. Swami Muktananda Vedashala: a traditional oral school of Vedic study in Maharashtra, India that preserves and documents practice of the highly endangered Hiranyakeshi branch of the Taittiriya Krishna Yajur Veda, and the Govardhani style of Ranayaniya Sama Veda recitation. III. Publication of translations and commentaries on significant texts of these knowledge systems.

Military & Government Collection [via EBSCO]
Indexes and abstracts 400 journals pertaining to all branches of the military and government; full text is available for close to 300 titles, including some U.S. government documents.
Minority Data Resource Center, The (MDRC)

Provides data resources from the Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR) that can be used in the analysis of issues affecting racial and ethnic minority populations in the United States.

MLA International Bibliography [via EBSCO]
Indexes worldwide publications on literature, language, linguistics, folklore, film, television, and theater from 1923 to the present.
Coverage: 1926-present
Tags: Language, Literature
Methods in Enzymology [via ScienceDirect]

Methods in Enzymology is the classic laboratory methods/protocols book series. The complete backfile of the full-text is available back to volume 1 from 1955. As of 2017, videos are selectively being added to accompany the written methods. Direct article/chapter links are provided from core subject databases such as PubMed and BIOSIS Previews. Contains detailed protocols and descriptions of biochemical and biophysical techniques for research in biological and molecular sciences. More than 500 volumes are browse-able by individual volumes online from 1955 to the present or by searching across the collection by title, author, abstract, and keyword. Full-text access to articles is available in HTML and PDF formats.

Coverage: -1955
Tags: Biology, Life Science
MLA Style Guide [UC Davis Library]

Guide to basic guidelines for using MLA Style in research papers, with link to printable PDF version of page.

Metropolitan Museum of Art Collections Database

This free database contains images of over 300,000 works of art from the Met’s collections. The database is searchable and it is also divided into 22 subject groups including, for example:

  • American Decorative Art
  • Asian Art
  • Islamic Art
  • Musical Instruments
Tags: Art
Monumenta Germaniae Historica (MGH)

Critically-edited (Latin and premodern German language) primary sources for the study of German and central European history from late antiquity to 1500 CE.

Related: Hard copy volumes are located on the Lower Level of Shields at DD3 M8 P6.

MicroMedex-DrugKnowledge (Rightanswerknowledge or RightAnswer)

Individual registration required, although access is free to UC Davis affiliated users. Databases available via the MicroMedex DrugKnowledge link are: PhysiciansÂ’ Desk Reference (PDR), Martindale: the Complete Drug Reference, POISINDEX, and DRUGDEX (Consults and Evaluations). These databases provide information on drugs including: administration, adverse effects, clinical applications, contraindications, dosage, indications, interactions, over-dosage, pharmacology, precautions, product/substance identification, toxicity, references, synonyms, and uses. Note: all MicroMedex databases are not available to UCD.

Tags: Medicine