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AFRICAN AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
The African American Experience (AAE) has the widest
depth and breadth of information available of any online
database collection on African American history and
AMERICAN INDIAN EXPERIENCE
The American Mosaic: The American Indian Experience
(AIE) is an invaluable digital resource that provides
in-depth historical accounts and cultural information
about the indigenous peoples of North America.
ANNUAL REVIEWS OF THE SOCIAL SCIENCES
State-of-the-art reports by experts on the current
scholarship in the social sciences.
CONTEMPORARY WOMEN'S ISSUES
Multidisciplinary, full-text database that focuses on
critical issues and events that influence women's lives
in more than 190 countries.
In-depth reports on political and social issues, each
12,000-word report is investigated and written by a
ISSUES: UNDERSTANDING CONTROVERSY AND SOCIETY
Understanding Controversy and Society helps students
develop an in-depth understanding of how society shapes
and is shaped by controversy. Issues addresses more than
200 of today's most significant social issues, compiling
information in more than 3,500 articles and 7,500
multimedia primary sources.
ISSUES & CONTROVERSIES
Factual analysis of controversial topics, with clear
explanations of opposing points of view. Also includes
chronologies, illustrations, maps, tables, sidebars, and
LATINO AMERICAN EXPERIENCE
Comprehensive, informative, and now even easier to use,
Latino American Experience (LAE) is the latest version of
the first-ever database dedicated to the history and
culture of Latinos—the largest, fastest growing minority
group in the United States.
MERLOT SOCIAL SCIENCES
A collection of databases created to be used by students.
The sites have been reviewed and can supplement your
One-stop source for information on social issues,
including viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics,
primary documents, links to websites, and full-text
magazine and newspaper articles.
POP CULTURE UNIVERSE
Authoritative database on popular culture in America and
the world. It offers articles focused on describing major
events and trends in pop culture from the 1900s to the
present, from the Gibson Girls of the Gilded Age to the
social media of the 2000s.
SOCIAL SERVICES ABSTRACTS
Research focused on social work, human services,
social welfare, social policy, and community
International literature in sociology and related
disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
WOMEN'S STUDIES INTERNATIONAL
Covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the
latest scholarship in feminist research.
WORLD GEOGRAPHY: UNDERSTANDING A CHANGING WORLD
World Geography: Understanding a Changing World provides
essential knowledge of the geographical, political, social,
economic, and cultural forces that are increasingly important
in our globalized world.
ACADEMIC SEARCH COMPLETE
Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text
database covering all academic areas of study.
DISSERTATIONS AND THESES FULL-TEXT
Official digital dissertations archive for the Library
of Congress. Full-text for most dissertations since 1997.
JOURNAL OF HOMELAND SECURITY AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT
Publishes original, innovative, and timely articles
describing research or practice in the fields of homeland
security and emergency management. JHSEM publishes not only
peer-reviewed articles, but also news and communiques from
researchers and practitioners, as well as book/media reviews.
Database of scholarly, full-text articles in Arts
& Sciences and Life Sciences.
OXFORD REFERENCE ONLINE
Over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject
reference works published by Oxford University Press.
High quality humanities, arts, and social sciences
journals from scholarly publishers.
Online Library Catalog
for books and resources in the Library’s collection.