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paid serviceAcademic Search Complete has citations and full text articles from peer-reviewed journals in social sciences, humanities, music, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies, etc.

paid serviceACLS Humanities E-Book (formerly History E-Book) from ACLS provides electronic books in history "that remain vital to both scholars and advanced students, are frequently cited in the literature, and are currently not widely available."

paid serviceACM: Association for Computing Machinery includes magazines and journal articles, conference proceedings, etc. Only the journal articles are available in full text; click on Digital Library to search for them.

free serviceAdherents.com "is a growing collection of over 41,000 adherent statistics and religious geography citations -- references to published membership/adherent statistics and congregation statistics for over 4,200 religions, churches, denominations, religious bodies, faith groups, tribes, cultures, movements, ultimate concerns, etc."

paid serviceAGRICOLA (from EBSCO) "contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. Coverage for AGRICOLA dates back to 1970 and includes more than 2.5 million citations."

free serviceAGRICOLA is the National Agricultural Library's online catalog and "encompasses all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences."

free serviceAlcohol Studies Database "contains over 80,000 citations for journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and audio-visual materials."

free serviceallmusic lets you search by genre, country, instrument, mood, theme, and more.

paid serviceAlternative Health Watch "provides full text for 180 publications in the collection, including full text for many peer-reviewed journals...[with] in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990."

paid serviceAlternative Press Index provides citations to hundreds of periodicals presenting alternative views on political, social, economic, and cultural issues.

paid serviceAmerican Chemical Society provides full image articles from dozens of chemistry journals. Click on search the journals to search for articles.

paid serviceThe American Civil War: Letters and Diaries contains thousands of primary documents about the U.S. Civil War.

paid serviceAmerica: History and Life with Full Text "is a complete bibliographic reference to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present."

free serviceAmerican FactFinder has information from the United States 2000 census.

paid serviceAmerican Film Scripts Online contains hundreds of scripts by hundreds of writers "together with detailed, fielded information on the scenes, characters and people related to the scripts. When complete, the collection will include more than 1,000 scripts and over 100,000 scenes of life as portrayed in the movies."

paid serviceAmerican Indian Histories and Cultures is a collection of manuscripts, artwork, speeches, diaries, essays, correspondence, maps, and more covering areas such as American Indians and the European Powers, American Indians and the US Government, military encounters, cultural encounters, the native American civil rights movement, and more.

free serviceAmerican Memory from the Library of Congress "provides free and open access ... to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience."

paid serviceAmerican Periodicals Series Online "contains digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals that originated between 1741, when Andrew Bradford's American Magazine and Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine were launched, and 1900" as well as materials from the Twentieth Century. This link takes you to Criminal Justice Periodicals Index, from which you click on APSOnline.

paid serviceThe American West contains primary documents covering frontier life, Native American life, the rise of the railways, and much more, and includes the papers of early pioneers and explorers, early emigrants, ranchers, and more.

free serviceAnnual Reviews has citations and abstracts for biomedical, physical, and social sciences.

paid serviceApplied Science and Technology Full Text provides citations, abstracts, and some full text/full image from over 500 engineering, technology, and applied science publications.

free serviceNational Archeological Database Reports module, "is an expanded bibliographic inventory of ... reports on archeological investigation and planning, mostly of limited circulation."

paid serviceArte Publico Hispanic Historical Collection presents a digital collection of historical content pertaining to U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture.

paid serviceArt Full Text provides citations and abstracts on the arts, architecture, design, cinema, etc., from magazines published around the world. It also includes full text/full image articles.

free servicearXiv.org archives preprints in physics, computer science, mathematics, nonlinear sciences, and quantitative biology.

paid serviceASME Digital Library is the American Society of Mechanical Engineer's primary repository of current and archival literature. Our collection consists of 25 full-text journal titles that focus on topics such as applied mechanics, computing and information science, robotics, solar energy, nanotechnology, turbomachinery, and more. [Coverage varies].

free serviceAstrophysics Data System from NASA includes abstracts (and some full text) on astronomy and astrophysics, instrumentation, physics and geophysics, and Los Alamos preprints.

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free serviceBab.La is a dictionary, vocabulary, and translation site that translates more than 20 languages.

paid serviceBibliography of Native North Americans "is a bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy... Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present."

free serviceBiography.com from A&E

paid serviceBiological Abstracts 1969-Present covers international journals in the life sciences.

free serviceBioMed Central "is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate free access to... biomedical research" it publishes online.

paid serviceBioOne "provides a unique aggregation of high-impact bioscience research journals, featuring timely content on a wide-array of today's most pressing topics, including global warming, stem cell research, ecological and biodiversity conservation."

paid serviceBooks in print.com provides title, author, ISBN number and publisher information for millions of books.

paid serviceBook Review Digest Plus "is an essential library tool that brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources."

paid serviceBritish Periodicals Collection provides "facsimile page images and searchable full text for more than 500 British periodicals published between 1681 and 1921."

paid serviceBusiness Full Text provides citations and abstracts to hundreds of business periodicals. It also includes full text/full image articles.

paid serviceBusiness Knowledge Research from The Conference Board has full-text research reports on the latest issues in business management and US and global economics.

paid serviceBusiness Source Complete "is the world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the ultimate collection of bibliographic and full text content...[with] indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back to 1886 ...[and] searchable cited references provided for more than 1,200 journals," plus company profiles from Datamonitor.

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paid serviceCabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities provides contact information, publication guidelines, and other information to help professors and students get their manuscripts published. Click on Members to use Cabell's.

paid serviceCCH Tax Service First time users will have to create a username and password.

free serviceCHARTing Health Information for Texas provides "a comprehensive collection of links to publicly available, geographically discrete health data for the state of Texas." Its web links include causes of death, maternal and child health, economic, social, and other demographic factors, and much more.

free serviceChemWeb.Com "the largest online chemical community in the world ... combines a huge range of information for those in research chemistry, the chemicals industries and related disciplines."

paid serviceChildren's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD) "is an acquisition, research, and reference service that offers more than 1,200,000 MARC records and more than 300,000 reviews of children's books--all full text searchable from 33 review sources."

free serviceCIA World Factbook is updated regularly throughout the year.

paid serviceCINAHL Plus with Full Text indexes over 3000 nursing, allied health, and related journals, including full text for over 330 journals, as far back as 1937.

free serviceCiteSeer is a "scientific literature digital library and search engine that focuses primarily on the literature in computer and information science."

paid serviceClassical Music Library "the world's largest multi-label database of Classical music recordings for listening and learning in libraries ... ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera" and includes over 50,000 recordings from over 1800 composers by thousands of ensembles and artists.

free serviceCochrane Collaboration includes abstracts of articles on evidence-based medicine.

paid serviceThe Cochrane Library "is a unique source of reliable and up-to-date information on the effects of interventions in health care...The Cochrane Library is designed to provide information and evidence to support decisions taken in health care and to inform those receiving care."

free serviceCollins English Dictionary includes multilingual translation dictionaries for to Spanish, French, Italian, and German.

paid serviceComAbstracts (from CIOS) contains "article abstracts, books, bibliographic records, and other sources of relevance to researchers, scholars, and students interested in fields related to human communication studies."

paid serviceComDisDome (Communication Sciences and Disorders Dome) indexes and abstracts journal articles, books, dissertations, grants, and other web sites dealing with speech-language pathology and audiology.

free serviceCommerce Business Daily (CBDNet) "is the Government's official FREE electronic version of the Commerce Business Daily (CBD)."

paid serviceCommunication and Mass Media Complete, a merger of Mass Media Articles Index and CommSearch, "provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media."

paid serviceComputer Source provides the "latest information on trends in high technology...with abstracts and indexing for over 150 titles."

free serviceConsumerSearch "is a Web-based publishing company that helps consumers find answers about what products are top-rated or best bets in their class."

paid serviceCounseling and Therapy in Video Volume I “is a classic collection of videos filmed between 1985 and 2010, providing faculty and students with a first-hand look at the realities of working with clients and the challenges associated with putting theoretical concepts into practice.”

paid serviceCounseling and Therapy in Video Volume II “expands on the content of the first volume with a special emphasis on contemporary topics, featuring world-renowned therapists demonstrating their methods and techniques.”

paid serviceCQ Researcher "offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy."

paid serviceCriminal Justice Abstracts "provides comprehensive coverage of the major journals in criminology and related disciplines, extensive coverage of books, and unparalleled access to reports from government and nongovernmental agencies."

paid serviceCriminal Justice Periodicals Index provides citations/abstracts from around 200 journals, with full text/full image articles from more than one fourth of them.

paid serviceCurrent Research provides complete theses and dissertations (from Dissertations Abstracts) written by UTPA students since 1996.

paid serviceCRSP The Center for Research in Security Prices contains stock price information from stocks traded on the New York Stock Exchange and NASDAQ. This database is available only at the College of Business. Please ask at the Reference Desk for assistance.

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paid serviceDatastream contains more than two million financial instruments, securities and indicators for over 175 countries in 60 markets.  Holding up to 50 years of history and over 8,000 different fields, it provides access to over one million time series.  Datastream is available only at the College of Business and in the Library.  Ask at the Reference Desk for more information.

paid serviceDissertations and Theses (Dissertation Abstracts) "is the single, authoritative source for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses... from over 1,000 graduate schools and universities." Make sure only ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - A&I is checked off to search just Digital Dissertations.

paid serviceDigital National Security Archive has "the most comprehensive collection available of significant primary documents central to US foreign and military policy since 1945."

free serviceDOAJ (Directory of Open Access Journals) "covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals."

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paid serviceEarly Encounters in North America contains "over 100,000 pages of letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts of early encounters."

paid serviceEarly English Books Online includes full image works from 15th, 16th, and 17th century English literature. It includes lesser known works, as well as the classics, along with "prayer books, pamphlets, and proclamations; almanacs, calendars, and many other primary sources."

paid serviceEBSCO eBooks includes reference material, as well as classics. Only one user can look at a specific book at a time. Patrons need to set up an account to "check out" books.

paid serviceEBSCO en Espanol provides directions to many different databases in Spanish.

paid serviceEBSCOhost provides access to dozens of databases, in many different disciplines, and at different academic levels.

paid serviceEconlit "the American Economic Association's electronic database, is the world's foremost source of references to economic literature." It contains over 700,000 records, with some links to full text.

paid serviceEconomia y Negocios "is the result of a collaborative effort between EBSCO Publishing and ESAN (Escuela de Administración Negocios para Graduados). This continuously updated bibliographic database is an indispensable tool for research conducted in the areas of business and economics."

paid serviceEducation Full Text indexes and abstracts periodicals and books dealing with all aspects of education. It also includes full text/full image articles.

free serviceEEVL Xtra cross-searches 20 databases, including content from over 50 publishers, to find articles, books, technical reports and data, eprints, the latest research, industry news, job announcements and quality websites, etc, in engineering, mathematics and computing. It includes some full text articles.

paid serviceEi Engineering Village includes Compendex Web and a variety of other engineering sources/information.

paid serviceEighteenth Century Collections Online has "the digital images of every page of 150,000 books published during the 18th Century [including] full-text searching of approximately 33 million pages." Some of the subjects covered are history, science, philosophy, literature, the arts, and law.

paid serviceEmerald provides full text articles from hundreds of journals in the fields of criminal justice, economics, education, engineering, healthcare, librarianship, management, marketing, and more.

free serviceEnergy Citations Database "contains bibliographic records for energy and energy-related scientific and technical information from the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessor agencies, the Energy Research & Development Administration (ERDA) and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC)."

free serviceEnglishSpanish Dictionary (WordReference.com) from Harper Collins also has a Diccionario Ingles Espanol.

paid serviceERIC (from EBSCO) "contains more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 1,000 educational and education-related journals."

free serviceERIC "sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education, produces the world's premier database of journal and non-journal education literature. "

paid serviceEssay and General Literature Index "is a bibliographic database that cites essays and articles contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada." The index "focuses on the humanities and social sciences, with subject coverage ranging from economics, political science, and history to criticism of literary works, drama, and film."

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paid serviceFilmakers Library Online "provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum-race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more."

free serviceFinancial Times allows you to "search and read over 8.5 million articles from 3,000 periodicals worldwide, most of them for free."

paid serviceFuente Academica "is a unique collection of scholarly academic journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers...[which] offers full text content to many academic areas including business & economics, medical sciences, political science, law, computer science, library & information sciences, literature, linguistics, history, philosophy and theology."

paid serviceFunk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia "provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas."

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paid serviceGale databases have information on literature, biography, science, and Texas.

paid serviceGale Virtual Reference Library includes subject encyclopedias and other reference books on the arts, business, education, biological and physical sciences, history and other social sciences, medicine, and other subjects.

free serviceThe George I. Sanchez Papers: This UT Austin site contains over 450 digitized photographs from a collection of materials from George I. Sanchez (1906-1972). Dr. Sanchez was a leader in Texas Civil Rights and Educational Issues.

paid serviceThe Gerritsen Collection: Women's Online History, 1543--1945, is "the greatest single source for the study of women's history in the world, with materials spanning four centuries and fifteen languages...[with] two million page images exactly as they appeared in the original printed works."

free serviceGPO Access is a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides the official, published version of important information produced by all branches and agencies the Federal Government.

free service GreenFile: This new database covers alternative fuel sources, energy conservation, global warming,  natural resources, pollution, recycling, and beyond.  Anyone with an interest in environmental issues and who needs resource material regarding these subjects will find this database to be an invaluable tool.

Grove Music Online See Oxford Music Online

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paid serviceThe Handbook of Texas "is a multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture sponsored by the Texas State Historical Association and the General Libraries at UT Austin."

paid serviceHAPI Hispanic American Periodical Index (HAPI) "is your source for over 265,000 journal article citations about Central America, South America, the Caribbean, Mexico, Brazil, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States."

paid serviceHarpWeek "consists of the pages of Harper's Weekly, scanned as images", from 1857 to 1893, with searchable full text to 1912.

free serviceHCI Bibliography "provides a bibliographic database [of over 20,000 records] on Human-Computer Interaction."

paid serviceHealth and Psychosocial Instruments (HAPI) "provides ready access to information on measurement instruments (i.e., questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, index measures, coding schemes/manuals ... vignettes/scenarios, tests) in the health fields, psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science."

paid serviceInfotrac Health Reference Center-Academic has a wide range of articles on health and medicine, many of which are full-text.

paid serviceHealth Source – Consumer Edition provides "information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health;... features searchable full text for nearly 150 journals,...[and] is updated on a daily basis.

paid serviceHealth Source: Nursing/Academic Edition "provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines,...features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals,...[and] is updated on a daily basis.

paid serviceHeritageQuest Online, which "provides libraries a unique, growing collection of research materials for tracing family history and American culture," includes complete U.S. federal Census, 1790--1930, obituaries, Freedman's Savings & Trust Company bank records, records on veterans of the American Revolution, and more.

free serviceHighWire Press "is one of the two largest archives of free full-text science on Earth ... assisting in the online publication of ...[hundreds of thousands of] free full-text articles."

paid serviceHistorical Abstracts with Full Text is a "complete reference guide to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life)."

paid serviceHobbies & Crafts Reference Center "provides comprehensive full text content for many of the most popular hobbies, crafts and recreation activities today… this database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby-enthusiast. Subject areas include arts & crafts; collecting; games & electronics; model building; home & leisure; needlework; outdoors & nature; and scrapbooking & papercraft.”

paid serviceHome Improvement Reference Center provides “full text articles that show instructions, tips, and suggestions for a variety of home improvement projects.” This resource focuses on “the areas of outdoor projects, electrical projects, remodeling projects, plumbing projects, wood projects, decorating projects and maintenance.”

paid serviceHumanities Full Text cites articles from scholarly journals and specialized magazines in the humanities, including archaeology, art, classical studies, communications, dance, film, folklore, gender studies, history, journalism, linguistics, social criticism, music, performing arts, philosophy, religion and theology. It also includes full text/full image articles.

paid serviceHumanities International Index "provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting for over 1,700 journals . . .[including] a multitude of international journals, [plus] books and reference works. . . as well as original creative works including poems, fiction, photographs, paintings and illustrations."

free serviceHoover's Online is a free subset of Hoover's business information.

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paid serviceICPSR (the Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) "established in 1962, is an integral part of the infrastructure of social science research. [It] maintains and provides access to a vast archive of social science data for research and instruction...ICPSR does not provide publications, reports, or ready-made statistics,... [but instead supplies] the numeric raw data used to create publications, reports, and figures."

paid serviceIEEE Xplore Electronic Library Online has nearly a third of the world's current literature in electrical engineering, electronics, and computer science, including full text database of journals, conference proceedings and standards in the field.

paid serviceIIMP, the International Index to Music Periodicals, "covers nearly all aspects of the world of music, from the most scholarly studies to the latest crazes."

paid serviceImages of America: A History of American Life in Images and Texts "presents the everyday people, places, and events that have shaped American history and culture. The collection, drawn from Arcadia Publishing's award-winning line of local history books, features images and texts assembled by thousands of local experts."

free serviceIMSLP stands for the International Music Score Library Project and "attempts to create a virtual library containing all public domain musical scores, as well as scores from composers who are willing to share their music with the world without charge."

free serviceIn the First Person "lets users perform in-depth field and keyword searches across all letters, diaries, oral histories, memoirs, and autobiographies within scholarly materials that are freely available on the Web and Alexander Street databases." If full text is not available, information about the archive where documents are stored is provided.

free serviceINFOMINE "is a virtual library of Internet resources... [which] contains useful Internet resources such as databases, electronic journals, electronic books, bulletin boards, mailing lists, online library card catalogs, articles, directories of researchers, and many other types of information."

paid serviceInformation Science & Technology Abstracts (ISTA) "indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings and patents, with ongoing comprehensive coverage of the most important periodicals in this field."

paid serviceIngentaConnect has millions of citations and abstracts from more than 28,000 journals.

free serviceInteractive Health Tutorials These interactive health tutorials, presented by MedlinePlus, include the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment for a variety of diseases and conditions, as well as surgeries, prevention, and wellness.

paid serviceInternet and Personal Computing Abstracts "provides abstracts and indexing for literature related to personal computing products and developments in business, the Internet, the home, and all other applied areas...[from] over 400 of the most important trade publications, mainstream computer magazines, and professional journals."

paid serviceIOP, the Institute of Physics, offers full text physics magazines, full image articles from dozens of journals, and other physics information.

free serviceiSafetyNet.US, the "Health and Human Services Web Navigator...provides customized...cybrarian services for individuals and organizations."

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paid serviceJob & Career Accelerator is an online career and job search platform, designed to guide any job seeker through the most effective career selection job search possible. Also includes resume assistance.

paid serviceJournal Citation Reports (JCR): Science Edition is the leading authority for evaluating the impact of cited references in science and indexes over 5900 international science journals.

paid serviceJournal Citation Reports (JCR): Social Sciences Edition is the leading authority for evaluating the impact of cited journals in social sciences and indexes over 1700 social science journals.

paid serviceJournals@Ovid provides citations, abstracts, and references to articles from nursing and other medical journals, and some full text.

paid serviceJSTOR is a full image database of back issues of scholarly journals in African American studies, anthropology, Asian studies, botany, ecology, economics, education, finance, history, literature, mathematics, philosophy, political science, population studies, sociology, and statistics.

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paid serviceLatin American Women Writers brings together "the most important writers from 19 countries, as well as the works of the principal feminists, in one single collection [including] ... literary works, memoirs, feminist essays, and other materials" from the colonial period to the present."

paid serviceThe Latino-Hispanic American Experience Leaders, Writers and Thinkers: Arte Publico Series 2 This resource “presents manuscript, book, and newspaper content in the areas of Hispanic American civil rights, religion, and women’s rights ranging from the eighteenth through the twentieth century. The database features over 250,000 pages of manuscript content, over 100 newspaper titles, and over 400 books.”

paid serviceLearningExpressLibrary "provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass." Use it to prepare for a GED or EMT exam, the GREs, MCATs, ACTs, or just about any other test. First time users must create their own Username and Password.

paid serviceLegal Collection "contains full text for nearly 250 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals."

paid serviceLEXIS-NEXIS Academic Universe has "full text company news & financial information...full text federal, state & international legal materials...full text & abstracted medical & health information...general reference sources" and national and international news.

paid serviceLibrary, Information Science & Technology Abstracts "is the oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science, [and covers such fields as] librarianship, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry, scholarly communication, and electronic publishing."

paid serviceLibrary Literature and Information Science Full Text "indexes articles and book reviews of key library and information science periodicals published in the United States and elsewhere...Books, chapters in collected works such as conference proceedings, library school theses, and pamphlets are also indexed." It also includes full text/full image articles.

free serviceThe Library of Congress includes documents and recordings from American history and culture, including digitized collections from around the world, legislative and other governmental information, and much more.

free serviceLibrary of Texas searches catalogs of dozens of public and academic libraries, and dozens of commercial databases, all at the same time.

paid serviceLinguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) "abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics."

Literary databases (Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select, Dictionary of Literary Biography) have " in-depth information on the lives and writings of nearly 100,000 authors along with critical reaction to their works."

Literary Reference Center “provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes… Literary Reference Center contains full text for more than 35,000 plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, nearly 100,000 articles/essays of literary criticisms, more than 253,000 author biographies (including more than 22,000 in-depth bios), … and much more.”

paid serviceLiterature Resource Center is an "all-inclusive [Gale/InfoTrac] database [that] contains information on both classical and contemporary authors and their works."

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paid serviceMasterFILE Premier "offers information on a broad variety of subjects, including ... searchable full text for over 1,820 journals ... searchable full text for nearly 5,000 Magill's Book Reviews ... over 1.7 million company records from Dun & Bradstreet, and much more."

paid serviceMAS Ultra: School Edition "covers general reference, business, consumer health, general health, general science and multi-cultural titles," and includes over 700 full text or full image periodicals, plus reference books, primary source documents, and much more.

paid serviceMathSciNet "is the searchable Web database providing access to ... Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications, produced by the American Mathematical Society." The latest version of Adobe Acrobat Reader (4.x) should be used for this product.

paid serviceMedicLatina "is a Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers...[which] provides access to full text for nearly 100 peer-reviewed medical journals."

free serviceMedieval Feminist Index "covers over 350 international journals as well as book reviews and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages."

paid serviceMEDLINE (EBSCO) indexes more than 4,000 medical journals, published in the United States and dozens of foreign countries, covering a wide variety of biomedical and related fields.

free serviceMEDLINEPlus is "goldmine of good health information from the world's largest medical library, the National Library of Medicine."

free serviceMEDLINEPlus Informacion de salud de la Biblioteca Nacional de Medicina.

paid serviceMental Measurements Yearbook "contains fulltext information about and reviews of all English-language standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas as included in the printed Mental Measurements Yearbooks."

paid serviceMergentOnline (formerly FISOnline) has business and financial information from Mergent, Inc. (formerly Moody's.) (Mergent currently does not work with older Netscape browsers or with Apple/MacIntosh computers.)

free servicemetacritic.com "compiles reviews from respected critics and publications for film, video/dvd, music and games", with links to the reviews.

paid serviceMicromedex has clinical information about drugs, diseases, acute care, toxicology, and more; CareNotes has complete, easy-to-understand information to give to patients about their conditions, in both English and Spanish. Ask at the Reference Desk for the Username and Password.

paid serviceMiddle Search Plus "provides full text for nearly 140 popular magazines for middle and jr. high school research" plus biographies, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.

paid serviceMilitary and Government Collection provides full text from almost 400 military and general interest publications ... to bring current news to all branches of the military. This database also offers indexing and abstracts for over 500 magazines.

paid serviceMLA Bibliography " indexes critical scholarship on literature, language, linguistics and folklore.

paid serviceMLA Directory of Periodicals offers detailed information on over 7,000 journals.

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paid serviceNASW Clinical Register "provides a listing of clinical social workers who have met national standards for education and experience."

free serviceNational Archeological Database Reports module "is an expanded bibliographic inventory of over 350,000 reports on archeological investigation and planning, mostly of limited circulation."

free serviceNational Cancer Institute, from the National Cancer Institute (National Institutes of Health) provides information on types of cancer, clinical trials, treatment and prevention, and more, from peer-reviewed publications, NCI publications, and other web sites.

free serviceNational Center for Education Statistics lets you search for schools and school districts, and provides a myriad of statistics.

free serviceNational Clearinghouse for English Language Acquisition (NCELA) focuses on the education of bilingual learners including: journal articles, conference papers, research reports, curriculum guides, and educational kits.

free serviceNational Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) "contains summaries of more than 180,000 criminal justice publications." Some of these documents are in our 3rd floor microfiche collection under the call number HV 7231 .N4. Use the NCJ number to locate the exact microfiche.

free serviceThe National Security Archive "collects and publishes declassified [U.S. government] documents acquired through the Freedom of Information Act."

paid serviceNatural & Alternative Treatments has "articles on medical conditions, presenting in an evidence-based manner the alternative medicine therapies proposed for use in their treatment...[including information] on herbs and supplements, functional foods, and other alternative therapies such as acupuncture and homeopathy."

paid serviceNature Archives provides complete articles from Nature for the years 1950--1996.

paid serviceNature Biotechnology Archives has has complete articles for the period March 1983--April 1998.

paid serviceNature Chemical Biology "is a monthly [full text] multidisciplinary journal providing an international forum for the timely publication of significant new research at the interface between chemistry and biology."

paid serviceNature Genetics Archives includes complete coverage for the period April 1992--April 1998.

paid serviceNature Materials "is a monthly multi-disciplinary [full text] journal aimed at bringing together cutting-edge research across the entire spectrum of materials science, blending physics, chemistry, biology and engineering into an innovative product."

paid serviceNature Medicine Archives has complete coverage for the period January 1995--April 1998.

paid serviceNature Physics "publishes [full text] papers of the highest quality and significance in all areas of physics, pure and applied ...[including] core physics disciplines, but...also ...a broad range of topics whose central theme falls within the bounds of physics."

paid serviceNature Structural and Molecular Biology Archives includes complete articles for the period January 1994--April 1998.

paid serviceNetAdvantage offers ready access to Standard & Poor's premium content such as Industry Surveys, Stock Reports, Fund Reports, Corporation Records, The Register of Corporations, Directors and Executives, The Outlook, Mutual Fund Reports, and others.

paid serviceNewspaper Source includes "provides selected full text for nearly 30 national (U.S.) and international newspapers...[plus] full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 200 regional (U.S.) newspapers.

paid serviceHistorical New York Times has PDF images of NYT articles back to 1851 and up to a few years ago. Make sure only ProQuest Historical Newspapers The New York Times is checked off before you begin your search.

free serviceNew York Times Movie Reviews has all their movie reviews since 1983, and selected reviews back to the 1920s. It's free, but you must register.

free serviceNIST Chemistry WebBook from the National Institute of Standards and Technology

free serviceNLM Gateway "allows users to search in multiple retrieval systems at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM)," including MEDLINE and other medical databases

paid serviceNorth American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories, "composed of contemporaneous letters and diaries, oral histories, interviews, and other personal narratives, ... provides a rich source for scholars in a wide range of disciplines."

paid serviceNorth American Women's Letters and Diaries "is the largest collection of women's diaries and correspondence ever assembled. Spanning more than 300 years, [it] brings the personal experiences of some 1,325 women to researchers, students, and general readers" via 150,000 pages of letters and diaries.

free serviceNSDL (National Science Digital Library) "is the Nation's FREE online library for education and research in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics."

free serviceNurseSearch searches the American Nurses Association's NursingWorld web site.

paid serviceNursing Education in Video is a collection of "videos created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers".

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free serviceOccupational Outlook Handbook has employment information from the United States Department of Labor.

paid serviceOmniFile Full Text includes complete content from most of our other WilsonWeb databases, plus full text biological, agricultural, and legal articles.

free serviceO*NET provides information on a variety of occupations.

free serviceOnline Resources for Music Scholars a selective guide, from the Harvard College Library, to online resources useful for music research. Each entry includes a brief description of the resource, with tags for subjects and resource types.

paid serviceOT Search has bibliographic information on occupational therapy and related disciplines. Click on OT Search to start your search.

paid serviceOxford Music Online contains the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, as well as The Oxford Dictionary of Music, the Oxford Companion to Music, and the Encyclopedia of Popular Music.

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paid servicePalmer's Full Text Online indexes The Times of London for 1790--1905, with full text images of The Times for 1800--1870.

paid servicePast Masters is a searchable full-text Philosophy database.

paid servicePeriodicals Archive Online contains full page images to millions of articles, from hundreds of journals, in 37 subject areas within the humanities and social sciences, with deep chronological coverage going back over 200 years.

free service PDQ (Physician Data Query), from the National Cancer Institute, "contains peer-reviewed summaries on cancer treatment, screening, prevention, genetics, and supportive care."

paid servicePhilosopher's Index "is a bibliographic database with ... abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy ... and includes journal articles, [over 550 journals from more than 40 countries ... updated quarterly] books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology, and book reviews."

paid servicePlay Index "Play Index searches over 30,000 plays written from Antiquity to the present and published from 1949 to the present…” This source “… covers a wide range of plays written in or translated into English, including mysteries, pageants, plays in verse, puppet performances, radio and television plays, and classic drama.”

free servicePolitical Database of the Americas "contains hard copy information on the institutional, constitutional and political structures of the region."

free servicePOPLINE "is the world's largest bibliographic database on population, family planning, and related health issues."

free servicePopulation Index "covers all fields of interest to demographers. Contains selective indexing with abstracts from journals, books, working papers, doctoral dissertations and other sources."

free servicePrePRINT Network "is a searchable gateway to preprint servers that deal with scientific and technical disciplines of concern to DOE. Such disciplines include the great bulk of physics, materials, and chemistry, as well as portions of biology, environmental sciences and nuclear medicine."

paid servicePrimary Search "provides full text for nearly 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research...as far back as 1990."

paid servicePRISMA (Publicaciones y Revistas Sociales y Humanisticas) "is a comprehensive reference resource providing full-text scholarly journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America, and the Caribbean Basin."

free serviceProCon.org a nonpartisan and nonprofit educational organization which presents pro and con research (with authoritative sources) on subjects ranging from health care and alternative energy to the death penalty and illegal immigration. This is a wonderful source for topics for an argumentative paper.

paid serviceProfessional Development Collection "includes full text from 440 journals (150 with images), and abstract and index coverage for 530 professional development titles."

paid serviceProject MUSE provides online full-text access to over 300 peer-reviewed humanities and social sciences journal titles.

paid serviceProQuest Digital Microfilm is a completely web-based resource that can be accessed much like other remote access resources. Our collection features microfilm editions of Barron's, Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post. Coverage for most titles begins in 2008 but coverage may vary.

paid servicePsycARTICLES "is a database of full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe & Huber. The database includes all material from the print journals."

paid servicePsychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection includes 350 peer reviewed journals, many PDF images and over 450 full text articles.

paid servicePsycINFO "contains more than one million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports, all in the field of psychology {and psychological aspects of other disciplines]. Journal coverage, which spans from 1887 to present, includes international material selected from more than 1,700 periodicals in over 35 languages."

free servicePubMed "a service of the National Library of Medicine, provides access to over 11 million MEDLINE citations back to the mid-1960's and additional life science journals. PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text articles and other related resources."

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paid serviceReaders' Guide Full Text, covering all topics, contains abstracts of the most popular general-interest periodicals from the United States and Canada. It also includes full text/full image articles.

paid serviceRegional Business News provides comprehensive full text for 35 international newswires and over 50 regional business publications, plus citations and abstracts for additional publications.

paid serviceRehabilitation Therapy in Video is a streaming video resource that contains videos pertaining to subjects such as occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech language pathology, vision therapy, neuro-developmental treatment, and others.

paid serviceReligion and Philosophy Collection contains "over 250 full text articles covering subjects such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy."

free serviceRISM - Online Catalog of Music Sources provides access to the RISM A/II series: Music Manuscripts after 1600. Searchable by composer, title, thematic catalog number, music incipit, etc. Some entries include links to digitized sources. Includes 700,000 entries for manuscript sources, most written before 1800, available from hundreds of libraries and archives around the world.  Registration is not required to use this free resource.

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paid serviceSage Online contains scholarly journals published by Sage in the areas of Health Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Engineering and Materials Sciences, Humanities, and Social Sciences.

paid serviceSalud en Español provides health and medical information for the patient in Spanish.

paid serviceGeneral Science Full Text provides citations and abstracts to British and American science magazines and journals. It also includes full text/full image articles.

paid serviceScience & Technology Collection "contains over 800 leading full text journals" plus indexing and abstracts for hundreds more, "covering...aeronautics, astrophysics, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, and materials science."

paid serviceScience of Synthesis Houben-Weyl Methods of Molecular Transformations "is designed to be the first point of reference before embarking on further searches, providing a route through the mass information available in primary literature." You must allow pop-up windows to open to use Science of Synthesis.

paid serviceScience Direct provides full image articles from more than 1000 agriculture, arts and humanities, astronomy, biology, business, chemistry, clinical medicine, computer science, earth and planetary sciences, economics, engineering, energy and technology, environmental science, life sciences, materials science, mathematics, physics, and social and behavioral sciences journals. Click on either the Publications button or the Search button to begin your search.

paid serviceScientific American Medicine "bring[s] to its subscribers the assurance of authoritative, evidence-based recommendations presented in readily accessible formats, with the ultimate goal of strengthening medical decision-making for the practicing physician."

paid serviceSciFinder Scholar SciFinder ScholarTM is a research discovery tool that allows college students and faculty to access a wide diversity of research from many scientific disciplines, including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, material science, agricultural science, and more!

To use this tool: you must first REGISTER HERE to create your own user name and password. This account will give you access to the SciFinder database. CAS requires that each registrant use a functioning email address ending in the campus' standard domain name, e.g. @broncs.utpa.edu.

paid serviceScribner Writers Series provides "access to 1,600 original and detailed bio-critical essays on the lives and works of important authors from around the world."

paid serviceSerials Directory "provides...bibliographic information as well as current pricing structures for popular serials...[including] U.S. and international titles...[plus] historical data...and data from...publishers worldwide."

paid serviceShort Story Index Indexes “all the important collections and anthologies of short stories that are published each year. All literary genres are covered.”

paid serviceSmall Business Reference Center “provides up to date information on relevant topics from starting a company, operations management and sales to growing or rescuing a business.” Includes information on “small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding.”

paid serviceSmall Engine Repair Reference Center Contains information “derived from the full set of small engine repair manuals from Clymer… The manuals will cover larger engines from motorcycles, ATVs, Marine/Boat motors, Personal Watercraft engines and snowmobiles, as well as smaller engines, like lawn mowers, tractors, snow blowers, tillers, generators and more.”

paid serviceSocial Sciences Full Text covers "a wide range of interdisciplinary fields covered in a broad array of social sciences journals." It also includes full text/full image articles.

paid serviceSocial Work Abstracts "contains more than 35,000 records ... from social work and other related journals."

paid serviceSocINDEX with Full Text has millions of citations and articles, from thousands of journals (some going back to 1895), plus conference papers, books, and other items.

paid serviceSpringerLINK provides abstracts, full text, and full image articles from journals published by Springer. The articles/journals are in the fields of computer science, economics, engineering, law, medicine, mathematics, and life and physical sciences. Click on search to begin your search for articles.

paid serviceStudent Research Center, for our future students, has full text articles from newspapers, magazines, and reference books, radio and television transcripts, and much more.

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free serviceTeacher Reference Center (TRC) -- This new education database provides key education topics such as assessment, continuing education, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, instructional media, language arts, literary standards, science and mathematics, and more for K-12 education students, teachers, and librarians.  It includes an index of over 260 titles from the most popular education trade journals, periodicals, and books.

free serviceTelevision News Archive "collection at Vanderbilt University is the world's most extensive and complete archive of television news."

free serviceTexas Cancer Data Center "can be used by Texans to find resources related to different phases of cancer care - prevention, screening and early detection, diagnosis and treatment, continuing care - and to answer questions they may have about cancer."

free serviceTexas Digital Library Theses and Dissertations "will serve as a repository for research output including electronic theses and dissertations, faculty datasets, departmental databases, digital archives, course management and learning materials, digital media, and special collections" from The University of Texas, Texas A&M University, The University of Houston, and Texas Tech University.

paid serviceTexas Digital Sanborn Maps "are valuable historical tools for urban specialists, social historians, architects, geographers, genealogists, local historians, planners, environmentalists and anyone who wants to learn about the history, growth, and development of American cities, towns, and neighborhoods."

free serviceThe Portal to Texas History is a gateway to Texas history materials including books, maps, photographs, and newspapers from Texas libraries, museums, archives, historical societies, genealogical societies, and private family collections.

paid serviceTexas Reference Center "includes more than 80 full text journals and books about Texas history, ethnic & cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure...[plus] the Spanish-language newspaper El Sol de Texas with Texas and national news coverage."

free serviceTHOMAS, from the Library of Congress, makes "federal legislative information [plus Congressional activities, treaties, presidential nominations, and much more] freely available to the public."

paid serviceThompson's Federal Grants Compliance Expert is the leading guide for the federal grants community since 1978. It is the most comprehensive and trusted source for anyone administering federal program funds.

paid serviceTOPICsearch is a current events database which "allows researchers to explore social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms."

free serviceTOXNET is "a cluster of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas."

free serviceTravel at the Turn of the Twentieth Century: A collection of digitized books focused on travel from 1875-1908.

paid serviceTwayne's Authors Series "offers in-depth introductions to the lives and works of writers, the history and influence of literary movements and to the development of literary genres."

paid serviceTwentieth Century Advice Literature contains " fully searchable handbooks, manuals, textbooks, etiquette guides, self-help books, instructional pamphlets, and how-to books that illustrate both how Americans actually behaved and how they felt they ought to behave."

paid serviceTwentieth Century English and American Poetry includes over 50,000 poems, from 1,000s of volumes, from over 300 American poets and over 280 English poets.

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free serviceUnited States Patent and Trademark Office is searchable for patents and trademarks, etc.

paid serviceUp To Date "is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource..." useful for making point-of-care decisions in a health care setting.

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paid serviceVocational and Career Collection "provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals."

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paid serviceWeb of Knowledge contains three citation databases - Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index, which include citations and some links to full text articles from 1975 to the present. We ask all participants to use the LOG OUT button at the end of each search session when they are finished, so that others may use Web of Science.

paid serviceWiley Online Library hosts the world's broadest and deepest multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. It delivers seamless integrated access to over 4 million articles from 1500 journals, 9000 books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols and databases. Click on Journal Search to look for articles.

paid serviceWomen and Social Movements International "provides an unparalleled survey of how women's struggles against gendered inequalities promoted their engagement with other issues over time and across cultures." When completed in December of 2012, this database will encompass 150,000 pages.

paid serviceWorldCat has almost a billion records of materials cataloged by OCLC member libraries, including citations to books, journal articles, internet sites, etc.

free serviceWorld Digital Library (WDL) is an image library created by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization to encourage users to explore historical treasures (maps, photos, video, etc.) from around the world.

paid serviceWorld History Collection offers a global look at history with content from Africa, Asia, North and South America, Europe and the Middle East...[with] cover-to-cover full text for nearly 150 titles, including many peer-reviewed journals."

paid serviceWorld News Digest brings together nearly seven decades of news from the renowned Facts On File World News Digest in print. This archival record of domestic and international news, unrivaled for its depth, breadth, and accuracy, covers all major political, social, and economic events since November 1940. World News Digest is updated twice weekly and includes a searchable hourly newsfeed.

paid serviceWorld Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean Archive"serves the needs of students and researchers by bringing together in a single place a rich collection of primary source documents about Latin America and the Caribbean; academic journals and news feeds covering the region; reference articles and commentary; maps and statistics; audio and video; and more."

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