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Academic Search Complete
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(EBSCOhost) This multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 8,500 publications, including more than 7,300 scholarly journals. This database also offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Some content goes back as far as 1887. Highly recommended for all academic subjects.

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A source for theory and research in international affairs. It publishes a wide range of scholarship from 1991 onward that includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs.

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CQ Researcher
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Reports on issues in the news. Coverage includes health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Reports are published weekly (1991-present)

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DOAJ: Directory of Open Access Journals
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This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals.

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Complete searchable copy of every issue of this respected global news weekly magazine from 1843 to 2011.

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Foreign Policy
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Originally-reported articles focusing on leading global issues in national security, technology, markets, and energy & resources.

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JSTOR
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Interdisciplinary collection of over 1,000 academic journals. Journals are always included from volume 1, issue 1 and include previous and related titles. The most recently published issues (past 3-5 years) are not available. However, users can search this material and link to other online source for access to content. JSTOR is mobile device friendly.

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LexisNexis Academic
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Full-text access to newspapers from around the world. Also contains legal and business information.

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Military and Government Collection
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Offers current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, including a collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other pertinent content. The Military & Government Collection provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles. (1900-present)

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Opposing Viewpoints in Context
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A one-stop source for information on today's most controversial and talked about social issues. This database features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine, academic journal, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to Websites. (100% Full Text)

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Project Muse
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A collection of 400 scholarly journals from a variety of disciplines including: literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, and more. Can be cross-searched with JSTOR. (1990s-present) (100% full-text)

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Social Sciences Full Text/Retrospective
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Covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences. (Indexing 1983-, Abstracting 1984- and "select" Full Text 1994-present).

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Women and Social Movements (Scholar's edition)
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Organized around the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000, the collection includes 87 document projects with almost 2700 documents and 150,000 pages of additional full-text documents, and more than 2,060 primary authors. (100% Full-text).

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World Newsreels Online
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Streaming videos. Available from off-campus.

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Provides a portal with access to reference, periodicals, multimedia, reports, studies, journals, newspapers, and statistical data. An archive of digitized primary documents focus on the history of Latin America and the Caribbean back to the early 1800s through the contemporary period sourced from collections in the U.S. and abroad.

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Streaming videos. Available from off-campus

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Research Guide: Government Publications
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