New Databases Available

Posted: 03/11/2020

We now have access to three new databases!

We have two new Gale Primary Source Collections:

  • Indigenous Peoples: North America covers the historical experiences, cultural traditions and innovations, and political status of Indigenous Peoples in the United States and Canada. Beginning with the sixteenth century and going well into the twentieth century, researchers can access manuscripts, drawings and sketches, photographs, maps, legal materials, population census records, newspapers from various tribes and Indian-related organizations as well as indigenous language materials, including dictionaries, bibles, and primers. Topics of interest include trade and communication, Arctic exploration and tribes, the Iroquois Confederation, Canadian Indian treaty policy, Dawes Severalty and the allotment system, Indian language and linguistics, water and fishing rights, civil rights, the American Indian movement, and much more.

  • Public Health Archives: Public Health in Modern America, 1890-1970 documents the rise of the twentieth-century public health system in the United States through correspondence, reports, pamphlets, ephemera, and more. For scholars in the fields of American history, American studies, history of science and medicine, public health studies, sociology, political science, psychology, and economics, it documents through primary sources that record the evolution and impact of public health legislation, policies, and campaigns at the local, national, and federal levels, opening for researchers a new window on the roles played by key organizations and individuals to advance public health practices and outcomes.

EBSCO Wildlife & Ecology Studies Worldwide is an index to scientific and management literature on wild mammals, birds, reptiles, and amphibians from journals, conference proceedings, theses, dissertations and other publications. Major topic areas include studies of individual species, habitat types, hunting, economics, wildlife behavior, management techniques, diseases, ecotourism, zoology, and taxonomy.

March 11, 2020

We now have access to several new databases!

Gale Directory Library The Gale database Associations Unlimited is now part of the Gale Directory Library. This resource provides directories on companies, publishers, associations, and organizations. You can browse and search each title individually, or you can search across all the titles in the collection. Additional directories can be purchased to add to our current collection if needed.

ReferenceUSA ReferenceUSA provides directory information for more than 12 million U.S. businesses. The information is compiled from the following public sources: more than 5,600 Yellow Page and Business White page telephone directories; annual reports, 10-Ks, other financial information provided by the SEC, Chamber of Commerce information, and other sources. Quick Search: search by company name, city, and state. Custom Search: search by company name, yellow page heading, SIC and NAICS codes, geographic location, headquarters/branch, or by business sales volume. It is possible to compile lists of companies for projects in Marketing, Finance; or for company and industry analysis.

Met Opera on Demand Met Opera on Demand provides access to more than 450 Met performances including dozens of Live in HD productions, classic telecasts from the 1970s, ’80s, ’90s, and ’00s, and hundreds of radio broadcasts back to 1936. Note: This database is limited to 10 simultaneous users.

February 10, 2020

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