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Article Databases and Indexes
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Academic or Scholarly Articles Subject Indexes
General Indexes to Magazine, Journal & Newspaper Articles
Catalogs and Bibliographies
Search for books, conference proceedings, journals, maps, videos, and other items in our collection.
General Reference Sources
Media and the Arts, 1945-1990 This is a dictionary of people, works of art and literature, movements and influences in American culture that significantly reflected on or responded to the Cold War. entries range from a paragraph to several pages.
a traveller's guide
This 3 volume handbook covers many topics including media, entertainment, social groups, leisure, and social topics and phenomena. Each section has a list of reference works, books and articles for further research.
a historical encyclopedia
General Reference Works
Handbooks and Manuals
Andrews McMeel Publishing, 2005
Gateways & Megasites
Each link on this page "retrieves a list of American Memory online collections. From that list, you will be able to jump to an individual collection or search for items in those collections. You can also browse a list of Subject Headings that further describe the chief areas of content in our collections. Go to Finder Help for more information." Covers American History and Culture from 1400s to present in many subject areas. Excellent source of images and sound files.
An excellent set of links, blogs and other useful information related to sociology, politics and society. Created and maintained by University of Minnesota Sociology professors Doug Hartmann and Chris Uggen, this is an excellent place to learn how the principles, ideas and research in the field relate to our lives and help explain and understanding the world around us.
Periodical and Newspaper subscriptions
Electronic Journal Titles
Statistics and Data
Style Manuals and Writing Guides
RefWorks is a web-based citation manager that allows you to create your own databases of citations by importing references from MNCAT and other databases, and then in seconds automatically generate bibliographies in all major styles (MLA, APA, Turabian, Chicago, etc.).
Guide to library resources for film reviews.