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Social Science Databases

Academic Search Complete
An extremely comprehensive, multi-disciplinary full-text database with over 7,900 full-text periodicals.

Accessible Archives
Accessible Archives provides a rich collection of comprehensive, primary source materials for students and scholars of early American history. 

A-Z Maps Online 

Cabell's
Online directory of publishing opportunities.

Credo Reference
Large collection of online subject encyclopedias and other reference sources. 

Ethnic Newswatch (via Proquest) 
Database of periodicals from ethnic, minority and native presses. 

FBIS Daily Report, Region: Soviet Union / FBIS Daily Report Annexes (via Readex)
Database comprised of news transcripts that provide amazing insight into the second half of the 20th century.

GenderWatch (via Proquest) 
Full text of publications that focus on how gender impacts various areas. 

Global Road Warrior 
Information about travel, business, culture and other aspects of life in various countries around the world.

Humanities & Social Sciences Index Retrospective (1907 - 1984)

In the First Person: An Index to Letters, Diaries, Oral Histories and Personal Narratives 
Database that provides in-depth indexing of 2,500 collections of oral history.

Issues & Controversies 
Information on prominent and hotly debated issues 

JSTOR Arts & Sciences II
Includes journals in area studies such as African, Latin American, Middle Eastern, Slavic, and Asian Studies. 

JSTOR Arts & Sciences III
Includes journals in literature, religion, theatre, art and architecture.  

JSTOR Arts & Sciences IV
Includes journals in business, education, and law, and also includes titles in psychology and public policy and administration.   

JSTOR CSP (select individual e-journals)
Full access to journals such as: American Indian Quarterly, Ethics, Massachusetts Historical Review

Pennsylvania Gazette
Prominent American newspaper from 1728 to 1800. It was purchased by Benjamin Franklin in 1729 and considered to be The New York Times of the 18th century.

ProQuest Central 
Large, multi-disciplinary database. High percentage of full text coverage.    

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global    New!
Includes over 1.7 million dissertations in full text online.

ProQuest Ethnic Newswatch       

ProQuest New York Times Historical 

ProQuest Psychology

ProQuest Social Sciences

Project Muse 

PsycARTICLES (via EBSCOhost) 
Contains over 40,000 articles from 53 scholarly journals in psychology. 

SAGE Premier 
Full text journal collection for Business, Education, Humanities, Social Sciences.  

SPORTDiscus 
SPORTDiscus is the most comprehensive database covering sports science, coaching, training, sport administration, facility design & management, intramural & school sport, sport & exercise psychology and more.

Springer eJournals
This Springer eJournal package includes access to a number of scholarly journals in the areas of Social Science and Psychology, for example: Cognitive Therapy Research, Political Behavior, Social Justice Research. 

Taylor and Francis e-Journals (select individual e-journals)
Full access to journals such as Planning Perspectives and Journal of the American Planning Association. 

Wiley e-Journals (select individual e-journals)
Full access to journals such as The Sociological Quarterly and Decision Sciences and American Anthropologist 

World Geography 
Provides background information, maps, and current events of many countries. 

WorldCat

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