General Resources


Number of resources: 100
Academic Search Alumni Edition
Academic Search Alumni Edition is designed for the research needs of the post-college professional. The database provides full text for more than 1,500 serials as well as indexing and abstracting for more than 8,150 publications. The database offers information in nearly every area of academic study including biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology, and more. Academic Search Alumni Edition also includes valuable peer-reviewed full text journals, offering critical information from many sources.
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Academic Search Premier Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
The world's largest academic multi-disciplinary database, Academic Search Premier provides full text for thousands of scholarly (peer-reviewed) publications.
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Academic Search Premier Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
The world's largest academic multi-disciplinary database, Academic Search Premier provides full text for thousands of scholarly (peer-reviewed) publications.
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Academic Search Premier - Mobile Edition
This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
The mobile edition of the world's largest academic multi-disciplinary database, Academic Search Premier provides full text for nearly 4,600 scholarly publications from nearly every area of academic study.
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American City Business Journals Authentication required
Find articles from the Minneapolis St. Paul Business on local companies and other organizations. Search the the local business journals in over 40 metropolitan areas in the United States to find information on regional companies or other urban issues. These business journals will include lists and rankings leading employers that later get published separately as the Book of Lists for various cities.
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Applied Science & Business Periodicals Retrospective Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Indexes seven decades of articles on important events, issues and trends in the history of business and industry (including the complete file of Industrial Arts Index (1913-1957), plus historical sources in the applied science and technology field for the 20th Century. Covers more than 2,000 periodicals that include more than 4.5 million articles. An excellent resource for tracking down important studies, exploring historical controversies, finding papers by innovators, researching the development of a particular technology, and more.
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Applied Science & Business Periodicals Retrospective Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Indexes seven decades of articles on important events, issues and trends in the history of business and industry (including the complete file of Industrial Arts Index (1913-1957), plus historical sources in the applied science and technology field for the 20th Century. Covers more than 2,000 periodicals that include more than 4.5 million articles. An excellent resource for tracking down important studies, exploring historical controversies, finding papers by innovators, researching the development of a particular technology, and more.
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Army Electronic Library
Consolidated index of Army publications & blank forms; electronic libraries of publications & forms provide official electronic versions of Army forms & publications. Search by entering key words or publication numbers such as "AR 1-1". Users may also use the Series Title and Proponent Collection pulldown boxes.
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ArticleFirst (OCLC) Authentication required
Index of articles from the contents pages of journals. Includes items listed on the table of contents pages of journals. Describes one article, news story, letter, or other item from a journal in each record. Provides a list of libraries that have the journal title for most items.
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Book Review Index Online Plus Authentication required
Includes more than five million review citations from over 5,800 books and periodicals, with linking to more than 630,000 full-text reviews.
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C19, the nineteenth century index Authentication required
C19: The Nineteenth Century Index is an aggregate resource of a number of indexes to nineteenth-century books, periodicals, official documents, newspapers and archives.
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Caltech Electronic Theses
Caltech's database of electronic theses and dissertations.
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Census Index
Census Index is designed to improve access to United States Census information in library collections by providing an online index to Census publications. Records for Decennial Census publications produced between 1790 and 1997 have been entered into to the database. Each record includes basic bibliographic information about the title. Most records also include an abstract.
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Countries of the World and Their Leaders Yearbook 2010 Authentication required
A compilation of U.S. Department of State reports on contemporary political and economic conditions, government personnel and policies, political parties, religions, history, education, press, radio and TV, climate, and other characteristics of selected countries of the world; together with travel alerts, passport and visa information, world health information for travelers, and customs and duty tips for returning residents.
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Database of African Theses and Dissertations Authentication required
Abstracts for theses and dissertations completed in African universities.
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Dyabola Authentication required
DYABOLA literature database contains citations from the subject catalog of the German Archaeological Institute in Rome. Click on "With IP-Access" to search Dyabola.
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e-Korean Studies Authentication required
The database covers academic disciplines including arts and humanities, social sciences, sciences, medical sciences, physical education from various source including monographs, periodicals, newspapers, dissertations, reports, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and video lectures. It also includes North Korean academic journals. Note- Please use Internet Explorer when browsing this site. Many Korean sites do not support Firefox.
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EBSCO Databases Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Remote access available for University of Minnesota -- Twin Cities students, staff and faculty. Links to list of EBSCO databases. Click on EBSCOhost Web to be taken to a full list of available databases.
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EBSCO MegaFILE Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education
Save time and search all four EBSCO databases at once. The EBSCO MegaFILE is comprised of the complete content and functionality of Academic Search Premier, MasterFILE Premier, Business Source Premier, and Regional Business News.
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EBSEES: European Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies
EBSEES covers European scholarship in Eastern European studies from 1991 through 2007. Unfortunately, the bibliography has not been updated since then. For the years 1975-1990 EBSEES is available in printed form in Wilson Library (Quarto DJK9 .E97x)
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Education Reports from ERIC
In October 2002, the U.S. Department of Education discontinued distribution of microfiche of government-funded reports from the ERIC program to the Federal Depository Library Program and began providing the Government Printing Office (GPO) with electronic versions of the reports. These reports are now available as searchable PDF files, beginning with ED 463411.
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Education Source (EBSCOHost) Authentication required
This database offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full-text education journals, and encompasses an international array of English-language periodicals, monographs, yearbooks, and many unique sources that were never previously available, covering all levels of education--from early childhood to higher education--as well as all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education and testing.
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eigenFACTOR
An alternative to ISI's products; ranks impact of articles and journals using different algorithm. Also looks at cost effectiveness.
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EPA National Publications Catalog
This is a site which provides access to over 7,000 EPA documents. Users can search or browse documents by number or title, National Publication Catalog or Technical Information Packages. EPA has also provided the user with an index of terminology, abbreviations, and acronyms.
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ERIC This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Bibliographic database of journal and non-journal education literature, with more than 1.1 million citations going back to 1966.
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ERIC (Access via U.S. Dept. of Ed.)
This version of the ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) database is freely available on the web and provides access to education-related journal and non-journal literature. Sponsored by the US Department of Education, it provides full citations and abstracts and some full-text for journal articles, books, curricula, government documents, dissertations, reports, and other educational materials.
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Ethnic NewsWatch Authentication required
Full-text articles from over 300 American ethnic and minority newspapers including Asian-American, Jewish, African-American, Native-American, Arab-American, Eastern-European, and other multi-ethnic communities. Coverage dates back to 1990.
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Expanded Academic ASAP Authentication required
Offers balanced coverage on a wide-range of topics including social sciences, humanities, education, science and technology. Comprised of more than 3,500 indexed and full-text titles — of which 2,100 are peer-reviewed — in all disciplines with more than 20 years of backfile coverage.
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Film and Television Literature Index with Full-Text Authentication required
This database can be used to find research articles on film studies' topics. Aspects covered include theory, preservation & restoration, writing, production, cinematography, reviews (back to 1914) and more. The database allows full searching of more than 270 publications and selected coverage of 300 more. Articles are available for more than 80 journals and texts from nearly 50 books. If the article you are interested in is not available online, click the Find It-button to see if the article is available in another library database, or to see if the library has the article in print.
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Gale Databases (Thomson Gale Infotrac) Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Remote access available for University of Minnesota -- Twin Cities students, staff and faculty. Links to list of Thomson Gale Infotrac databases.
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General Land Office Records
This site provides live access to Federal land conveyance records for the Public Land States. It also provides image access to more than two million Federal land title records for Eastern Public Land States, issued between 1820 and 1908. Images of Serial patents (land titles issued between 1908 and the mid-1960's) are currently being added to this web site. Due to organization of documents in the GLO collection, this site does not currently contain every Federal title record issued for the Public Land States.
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Google News
News site that aggregates headlines from news sources worldwide, groups similar stories together and displays them according to each reader's personalized interests. Articles are selected and ranked by computers that evaluate how often and on what sites a story appears online. Archival search engine available for historical newspaper searching.
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Google Scholar Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Connect to Google Scholar through the Libraries' web site to gain off-campus access to all the articles and journals in full text in the Libraries. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web. To connect to the full text, click "FindIt@U of M Twin Cities" in your Google Scholar search results. Learn more: Google Scholar FAQ
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Google Scholar Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Connect to Google Scholar through the Libraries' web site to gain off-campus access to all the articles and journals in full text in the Libraries. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web. To connect to the full text, click "FindIt@U of M Twin Cities" in your Google Scholar search results. Learn more: Google Scholar FAQ
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Guide to Minnesota Executive Documents, 1860-1924
This checklist goes with the microfiche set "Minnesota Executive Documents, 1860-1924" located at TC Wilson Library Gov Pub (Reference) Mfiche 44, although if you check MNCAT, you may find that we have some of these titles in other formats and locations.
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Hong Kong Journals Online
Hong Kong Journals Online (HKJO) is a full-text image database providing access to selected academic and professional journals, both in English and Chinese, published in Hong Kong. Titles included cover a wide range of disciplines including law, medicine and education, dates vary from journal to journal with the earliest going back to 1872.
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Informe Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
A collection of hispanic magazines with full text; This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
Covers business, health, technology, culture, current topics and other subjects. Text in Spanish.
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InfoTrac Junior Edition Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Database for junior high and middle school students; This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
In addition to material from periodicals, the database also includes newspaper articles, an encyclopedia, and a variety of other reference material. Covered subjects include politics and current events; consumer electronics; arts and entertainment; automobiles; recreation and leisure; crime; personal finances; and food. Factsheet at: http://www.galegroup.com/pdf/facts/itjr.pdf Coverage: Rolling three years Updated: Daily
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InfoTrac Kid's Edition (Super Tom) Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Database for primary school students; This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
In addition to material from periodicals, the database also includes newspaper articles, reference material and maps. Fact sheet at http://www.galegroup.com/pdf/facts/itkid.pdf Coverage: Current year to date + the previous three years Updated: Daily
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InfoTrac Student Edition Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
Database for secondary school students; This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
In addition to material from periodicals, the database also includes newspaper articles, two encyclopedias, and a variety of reference material. Covered subjects include politics and current events; consumer electronics; arts and entertainment; automobiles; recreation and leisure; crime; personal finances; and food. http://www.galegroup.com/pdf/facts/itstu.pdf The article coverage is from 1985 - to the present.
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Ingenta Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
This index provides bibliographic citations derived from tables of contents pages of over 26,000 journals.
Remote access available for University of Minnesota -- Twin Cities students, staff and faculty
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InterDok: Directory of Published Proceedings
This database indexes published conference proceedings from 1994 to the present. You can search by keyword, publisher, country and year.
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IRIS Database Authentication required
Database for funding opportunities in every field from agriculture to zoology, or view upcoming deadlines in 25 subject areas. IRIS currently contains over 9,000 active federal and private funding opportunities in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities. In addition to funding opportunities for faculty, the IRIS Database also contains fellowships and scholarships for grad students and undergrads. Users can search IRIS by sponsor, deadline date, keyword, and other criteria. Most IRIS records contain live links to sponsor Web sites, electronic forms, or Electronic Research Administration (eRA) portals. The IRIS Database is updated daily.
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IRIS Database Authentication required
Database for funding opportunities in every field from agriculture to zoology, or view upcoming deadlines in 25 subject areas. IRIS currently contains over 9,000 active federal and private funding opportunities in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities. In addition to funding opportunities for faculty, the IRIS Database also contains fellowships and scholarships for grad students and undergrads. Users can search IRIS by sponsor, deadline date, keyword, and other criteria. Most IRIS records contain live links to sponsor Web sites, electronic forms, or Electronic Research Administration (eRA) portals. The IRIS Database is updated daily.
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ISI Web of Knowledge Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
The ISI Web of Knowledge provides the Web of Science interface for institutional sitewide access to the ISI Citation products which cover over 8,000 international journals in the sciences, social sciences, and the arts and humanities. Titles of the print equivalent are: Arts and Humanities Citation Index, Book Citation, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Science Citation Index.
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JSTOR Authentication required
Full texts of articles in academic journals covering the arts, humanities, social sciences, and sciences. JSTOR provides backruns from the date of each journal's initial publication to recent issues. In some cases there may be a backlog of several years. JSTOR also increasingly offers the full texts of complete monographs, including books on music.
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Klapp-online Authentication required
Klapp-Online is a comprehensive survey of publications on French literature since 1956. It covers the years 1991-2012.
The Search interface is in English [click on the Union Jack icon], French, or German.
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LexisNexis Academic Authentication required
LexisNexis Academic is a full text databases of business, legal, and over 1,500 newspapers, magazines, and newsletters. It includes sources for accounting, environmental studies, health and medical care, government and politics, people, consumer information, and countries worldwide. Locate information about companies, including company profiles from Hoovers. Legal publications include federal and state statutes, codes, cases, agency rules & regulations, Shepards Citations service, patent search and other legal reference materials.
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LGBT Life Full-Text Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
LGBT Life Full-text contains indexing and abstracts for more than 80 GLBT-specific core periodicals; additionally, books as well as newsletters, case studies, dissertations, etc. are represented. Disciplines covered by GLBT Life include civil liberties, culture, employment, family, history, psychology, religion, sociology and more.
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Los Angeles Times (access via LexisNexis) Authentication required
Full text available for the previous six months to the present.
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Los Angeles Times (access via Proquest Newsstand) Authentication required
This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
Full text from 1988 to the present.
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MagazinePlus マガジンプラス Authentication required
The largest searchable database in Japan with over 7 million records. In addition to the zasshi kiji sakuin (Japanese Periodicals Index) since 1975, this database includes a wide range of scholarly, general interest, business, and sports periodicals. The database permits searches by keyword, author, publication title, or publisher. It does not provide full-text access.
NOTE: MagazinePlus requires that U of MN users sign a user's agreement with staff at Wilson Library. Please visit the Reference Desk on the first floor of Wilson Library to sign the agreement and get the URL for accessing MagazinePlus.
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MagazinePlus マガジンプラス Authentication required
The largest searchable database in Japan with over 7 million records. In addition to the zasshi kiji sakuin (Japanese Periodicals Index) since 1975, this database includes a wide range of scholarly, general interest, business, and sports periodicals. The database permits searches by keyword, author, publication title, or publisher. It does not provide full-text access.
NOTE: MagazinePlus requires that U of MN users sign a user's agreement with staff at Wilson Library. Please visit the Reference Desk on the first floor of Wilson Library to sign the agreement and get the URL for accessing MagazinePlus.
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Mandated Minnesota Publications
Some reports are mandated by the Minnesota State Legislature when they write laws. The Minnesota Legislative Reference Library (LRL) catalogs these reports and provides a list of recently aquired reports. Instructions on searching the LRL catalog for other mandated reports can be found at http://www.leg.state.mn.us/lrl/mndocs/mandates.asp#mnpals.
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MasterFile Premier Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
MasterFILE Premier, designed specifically for public libraries, provides full text for more than 2,000 general periodicals covering a broad range of disciplines including general reference, business, education, health, general science, multi-cultural issues and much more. In addition to the full text, this database provides indexing and abstracts for 2700 titles. This database features: 5,000 full text Magill Book Reviews, 357 reference and travel books including the World Almanac & Book of Facts 2001; full text from 84,074 biographies, 86,132 full text primary source documents, American Heritage Dictionary, 4th Edition and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags. MasterFILE Premier offers PDF backfiles as far back as 1975.
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Minnesota State Agency Periodicals - Subject Index
This is a list of periodicals currently published by Minnesota state agencies arranged by subject, with links to full-text included when available.
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MNCAT Article Discovery This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.
MNCAT Article Discovery is the Library's powerful new tool that simultaneously searches hundreds of databases, including popular ones such as JSTOR, Project MUSE and Medline. This is the automatic choice when you search from the "Articles and Databases" tab.
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MNMag: Minnesota Magazine Index
MNMag is an index of articles on local and statewide politics, news, current events, history and the arts that appear in nine Minnesota magazines: City Pages, Hennepin History, Minneapolis And St. Paul Skyway News, Mpls. St. Paul Magazine, Minnesota History, Minnesota Monthly, Minnesota Law And Politics, Ramsey County History, and the Twin Cities Reader. Index from 1991-2005 by the staff in the History Department at the Minneapolis Public Library. It includes over 25,000 citations. No new citations have been added after 2005 but may be again at some time in the future.
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Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations
Designed to promote access to scholarly research and increase sharing of knowledge, this database provides free online access to thousands of theses and dissertations from all over the world.
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New York Times (1980 - present, via Proquest) Authentication required
Full text of the New York Times, 1980 - present. See separate link for New York Times Historical Archive. This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.

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Nineteenth Century Masterfile Authentication required
Current Contents of 19th Century Masterfile:

Series I: Multi-Title Periodical Indexes
Poole's Index to Periodical Literature, Index to Legal Periodical Literature (Jones and Chipman), Catalogue of Scientific Papers, the Religion Index and more.

Series II: Indexes to Books
ALA Index to General Literature, 19th-century bibliographic database and more.

Series III: Indexes to Newspapers
New York Times Index, New York Daily Tribune Index, Palmer's Index and more.

Series IV: Indexes to Individual Periodicals
Harpers Weekly, Atlantic Monthly, North American Reviews (with free links to full text)

Series V: US and UK Government Documents Indexes and US Patent Index
Congressional Record, Papers of the President, Hansard's Parliamentary Indexes and more.
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Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers Authentication required
Digital archive of 19th century U.S. newspapers (1.7 million pages). Includes digital facsimile images of both full pages and clipped articles for hundreds of 19th century U.S. newspapers. For each issue, the newspaper is captured from cover-to-cover, providing access to every article, advertisement and illustration.
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Old Testament Abstracts Authentication required This database is enhanced by Find It: the University Libraries Linking Service.

The product of a partnership between ATLA and the Catholic Biblical Association, this database features indexing and abstracts for journal articles, monographs, multi-author works, and software related to Old Testament studies. Content from over 450 journals is covered. All abstracts are in English, regardless of the language of the original work. Topics covered include antiquities, archaeology, biblical theology, philology and much more. Print Edition: Wilson Reference BS410 .O42
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OneSearch Authentication required
Libraries OneSearch is a powerful tool for searching across multiple library databases simultaneously. It saves you the time you would have previously spent searching each database separately. For example, you can look for articles and books in Academic Search Premier, PsycInfo, and MNCAT all at the same time rather than having to search each resource individually. It also links you directly to the full text of the article, if available via a library subscription, using the U of M Twin Cities Find It. If unavailable locally, Find It allows you to easily submit an Interlibrary Loan request so that the Libraries obtain a copy for you from another institution. OneSearch also allows you to create a personal collection of favorite records, databases, and search strategies for future use.
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Oxford Handbooks - Political Science Authentication required
Covers research and the latest thinking in a range of major topics in political science. The handbooks offer both introductions to topics in the discipline, and a reference resource for scholars and advanced students.
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Patents (United States)
The USPTO Web Patent Database offers the full text of all US patents issued since January 1, 1976 and full-page images of each page of every US patent issued since 1790 through the most recent weekly issue date. Publisher/Producer is the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
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PolicyFile Authentication required
PolicyFile draws its content from public policy think tanks, university research programs, research organizations and publishers. Some well known contributors include: the American Enterprise Institute, Brookings Institution, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Cato Institute, Center for Defense Information, Center for Strategic and International Studies, Council on Foreign Relations, Democratic Leadership Council, Economic Strategy Institute, Federation of American Scientists, Heritage Foundation, Hoover Institution, Hudson Institute, Institute for International Economics, International Monetary Fund, National Center for Policy Analysis, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, RAND Corporation, United States Institute of Peace, and the World Bank. Where available, access to home pages, electronic mail addresses and fulltext are made available within individual abstracts.
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Poole's Index to Periodical Literature (via 19th Century Masterfile) Authentication required
A significant resource compiled by William Frederick Poole. A core resource for researching nineteenth-century topics.
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Proquest Congressional Authentication required
The Proquest Congressional Research Digital Collection (CRDC) provides full-text access to more than 5,000 Congressional committee prints published from 2004 to present and more than 23,000 Congressional Research Service reports published from 2004-present. The bibliographic records provide controlled-vocabulary indexing, including citations for bills, public laws, and Statutes at Large, and analytical abstracts of the documents. Also includes links to political parties and organizations, news sources, etc. See Overview/Help for useful information on the legislative process.
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ProQuest Databases
Remote access available for University of Minnesota -- Twin Cities students, staff and faculty.
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ProQuest Newsstand Authentication required
ProQuest Newspapers provides indexing and full text access to 1,270 newspapers and wire feeds. Full-text titles include major U.S. daily newspapers such as the New York Times, USA Today, Wall Street Journal and Washington Post.
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ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the U.S. Authentication required
The Statistical Abstract of the United States database provides enhanced online access to key federal statistical tables covering demographics, economics, and social indicators. The Statistical Abstract, in publication since 1878, is a key starting point for determining the statistical measures used by the United States government. Updated monthly.
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PSI Online
Index is a resource of the Joseph and Matthew Payton Philanthropic Studies Library at Indiana University.
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RAMBI [online]
"RAMBI - The Index of Articles on Jewish Studies - is a selective bibliography of articles in the various fields of Jewish studies and in the study of Eretz Israel. Articles are in English in Hebrew, Yiddish, and European languages, and are based scientific research, or contain important information for such research. Coverage is from 1966 to the present.

CHOOSE RAMBI WEB; page opens in Hebrew; for English select English link on medium blue bar, upper left corner of screen.
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Scopus Authentication required
An abstract and citation database with a single search platform searching content from ScienceDirect, Scopus, SciTopics, and relevant Web content.
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SimplyMap Authentication required
SimplyMap is a web-based mapping application that lets users quickly create thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data for the United States.

Faculty, staff and students are not required to log-in with a user name and password, however, their work will not be saved using this method which is located in the middle of the SimplyMap log-in page - "QUICK LOGIN" (your work will not be saved).

Since there is some training required in order to understand a few concepts related to mapping, we highly recommend that you watch our 6 minute training video to get the most out of SimplyMap. The training video can be accessed by clicking on the "Tutorial" link in the top right corner of SimplyMap.

For more information, please see SimplyMap Quick Reference: http://map.lib.umn.edu/guides/simplymap_guide.pdf

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Staff College Automated Military Periodicals Index (SCAMPI)
This database serves as a current guide to articles on military and naval art and science, operational warfare, joint planning, national and international politics, and other areas researched by Joint Forces Staff College (JFSC) faculty, staff, and students. Library staff members regularly scan the weekly news magazines, monthly and bimonthly journals such as Military Review, Armed Forces Journal, and quarterly publications, including NATO's Nations and Partners for Peace, RUSI Journal, and the Naval War College Review. Miscellaneous reports from RAND and the General Accounting Office are also indexed for SCAMPI. The index is updated quarterly and more records, current and past are being added. The journals included in the database can be found at http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/scampi/list.html.
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Star Tribune (access via LexisNexis) Authentication required
Full text 1991-Date
Access to certain freelance articles and other features such as photographs and classified ads are not be available.
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Star Tribune (access via ProQuest Newspapers) Authentication required
This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
Full text available from 1986 - Current. Access to freelance articles and other features within this publication such as photographs or classifieds may not be available.
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Star Tribune (access via ProQuest Newspapers) Authentication required
This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
Full text available from 1986 - Current. Access to freelance articles and other features within this publication such as photographs or classifieds may not be available.
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Star Tribune (archives via publisher website)
Access to the archives of articles published in this daily Minneapolis newspaper serving the Twin Cities. Articles less than three weeks old are available for free. Per article fees apply to past articles.
The archives do not include photos, graphics and most charts. Only freelance writers who have granted permission for their work to be included are found in the archives.
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Stead's Index to Periodicals (via 19th Century Masterfile) Authentication required
An index to British periodicals originally published in thirteen volumes. Stead's Index contains more than 265,000 citations. More than 200 of the periodical titles indexed by Stead are not indexed by Poole. Stead's Index is a subject index, like Poole's, but it contains author entries, subject headings and index to portraits as well.
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Theses Canada
Search AMICUS, Canada's national online catalogue, for bibliographic records of all theses in the National Library of Canada theses collection, which was established in 1965.
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TLS Historical Archive Authentication required
The TLS Historical Archive presents one of the world's premier contemporary literary reviews in fully searchable image format. Content coverage available from 1902. Most recent 5 years not available.
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TRID
TRID (Transportation Research International Database) is a newly integrated database that combines the records from TRB's Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) Database and the OECD's Joint Transport Research Centre’s International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) Database. TRID provides access to over 940,000 records of transportation research worldwide.
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U.S. Congressional Serial Set - Digital Edition Authentication required
A rich source of primary source material on all aspects of American history, from the bound, sequentially numbered volumes of all the reports, documents, and journals of the US Senate and House of Representatives. Additional congresses are added each month.
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U.S. Congressional Serial Set - Digital Edition Authentication required
A rich source of primary source material on all aspects of American history, from the bound, sequentially numbered volumes of all the reports, documents, and journals of the US Senate and House of Representatives. Additional congresses are added each month.
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Wall Street Journal Authentication required
Full-text articles from the Wall Street Journal via Proquest Newspapers. This business newspaper has extensive coverage of stock markets, finance, investments and companies. See this tutorial on Searching the Wall Street Journal to learn more about online articles from Factiva and Proquest.
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Washington Post (access via Proquest Newsstand) Authentication required
This resource is licensed by the MINITEX Library Information Network with state appropriations from the Minnesota Higher Education Services Office (MHESO) and the Minnesota Department of Education.
Full text coverage 1997 to present.
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World Newspaper Archive Authentication required
Representing the largest fully searchable collection of historical newspapers from around the globe, the World Newspaper Archive was created in partnership between Readex, a division of NewsBank, and the Center for Research Libraries to advance research opportunities across a wide range of academic disciplines. This collection of historical newspapers published in Africa, Latin America, South Asia, and other regions provides excellent coverage of the people, cultures, issues and events that have shaped world history. Additional collections covering other regions will be added over time.
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