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Name Description Guide
Historical Abstracts

Index of journal articles, books and dissertations on world history, excluding US and Canadian history, since 1450.


Full text database of over 300 journals; generally does not contain most recent materials. Most journals lack the last several years, but holdings are very deep, with many journals running back more than a hundred years.

Lexis-Nexis Academic

Selectively indexes, with full text, over 5700 publications in news, business, law and matters of popular interest, mostly from the last ten years.

Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)

Indexes linguistics and related literature.

MLA Bibliography (Modern Language Association)

Indexes scholarly materials in journals and essay collections on literature and language, 1926 to present. Core Database for English and Language Studies.

Project Muse

Articles from over 100 scholarly journals, 1993-present; covers literature, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, and gender studies.

Proquest Research Library

A general index to popular, professional and scholarly publications. Many full text articles available.


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