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PAHO (Pan American Health Organization)
The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is an international public health agency with 100 years of experience in working to improve health and living standards of the countries of the Americas. It serves as the specialized organization for health of the Inter-American System. It also serves as the Regional Office for the Americas of the World Health Organization and enjoys international recognition as part of the United Nations system.
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PAIS International (ProQuest)
The PAIS International database contains references to more than 553,300 journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed. PAIS International includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world. In addition to English, some of the indexed materials are published in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
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Paper Trail
A guide to overland pioneer names and documents by the Oregon-California Trails Association (OCTA).
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Papers of Amiri Baraka, Poet Laureate of the Black Power Movement (Gale)
The collection consists of rare works of poetry, organizational records, print publications, over one hundred articles, poems, plays, and speeches by Baraka, a small amount of personal correspondence, and oral histories.
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Partridge Slang Online
The first authoritative slang dictionary online. Partridge's Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English is widely acknowledged to be the most authoritative and comprehensive dictionary of slang in the world. Contains over 60,000 entries, dating back to the 1600's.
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PastFinder
A family history newsletter. Available only in the library.
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Patents & Trademarks (U.S. PTO)
Provides access to the U.S. Patents and Trademark Office website and the Patent and Trademark Depository Library Program.
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Patrologia Latina Database
Indexes the full-text of many of the Latin and Greek works of early church fathers. Available at Humanities Reference Desk.
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Pennsylvania Gazette
Published in Philadelphia from 1728 through 1800, The Pennsylvania Gazette is considered The New York Times of the 18th century. The Pennsylvania Gazette provides the reader with a first-hand view of colonial America, the American Revolution and the New Republic, and offers important social, political and cultural perspectives of each of the periods. From Accessible Archives.
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Perdita Manuscripts: Women Writers, 1500-1700
The quest of the Perdita Project has been to find early modern women authors who were “lost” because their writing exists only in manuscript form. This database from Adam Matthew Digital contains manuscripts written or compiled by women in the British Isles during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries which have been sourced from archives and libraries across the United Kingdom and the USA.
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Periodical Source Index (PERSI)
PERSI is a comprehensive subject index to genealogy and local history periodicals written in English and French (Canada) since 1800. The collection also includes literature dating from the 1700s, although the material before 1800 is less complete.
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Periodicals Archive Online (ProQuest)
1770-1991 PAO indexes the contents of thousands of periodicals in the humanities and social sciences, from their first issues through 1995. Now includes a growing number of links to original articles. Includes journals in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish.
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Periodicals Index Online (ProQuest)
Periodicals Index Online (formerly PCI) is a database of millions of article citations published in the arts, humanities and social sciences, across more than 300 years.
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Philosopher's Index (ProQuest)
1940+ Indexes and abstracts 480+ journals and selected books in fifteen fields of philosophy from 38 countries. Updated quarterly.
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Physical Education Index (ProQuest)
Content includes physical education, sports medicine, dance, sports equipment, coaching and training, and sports psychology. Index over 200 journals, 1970 to present.
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Physics Preprints
Searchable database of article preprints on a number of scientific areas including a large number of Physics and Mathematics preprint articles
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Pioneer Heritage Library, The
This CD-ROM has thousands of Utah Pioneer records, historical documents, diaries, and autobiographies.
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Play Index (EBSCO)
Play Index includes 40,000 plays published 1949 to the present. An invaluable aid to finding the perfect plays to match your production resources, Play Index covers a wide range of plays written in or translated into English, including mysteries, pageants, plays in verse, puppet performances, radio and television plays, and classic drama. Search for plays by title; author; subject (sisters, culture conflict, marriage); style (symbolism, experimental theater); genre (comedy, melodrama, musical); cast type; and more. *The record for each play provides: *Title and author of the play. *Descriptive annotation that summarizes the plot or dramatic action. *Number of acts and scenes. *Size and gender of the cast. *Number of sets, noting whether they are interior or exterior. *Notes on any dancing or music required. *Identification of plays suitable for children and young people.
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Poisonous Plants
Poisonous Plants contains information on hundreds of plants, arrange alphabetically by common name. Several poisenous syndromes are also included. Plants and syndromes are randomly accessible from a comprehensive index; plants are listed by both common and scientific names. Read the help screen before searching this database, it will enable you to make better use of the database.
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Policy Central (National Journal Group)
National Journal Group Inc. is a leading publisher of magazines, newsletters, books and directories for people who have a professional interest in politics, policy and government. Based in Washington, D.C., National Journal Group Inc. is committed to providing publications and services that are nonpartisan, reliable and of the highest quality.
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Pollution Abstracts (ProQuest)
Comprehesive bibliographic index that provides abstracts and links to some full text for environmental information drawn from scientific research and government policies. Topics range from air, water, land, and noise pollution to sewage, wastewater treatment, waste management, toxicology, health effects on humans and animals, radiation, and environmental action. Source publications include journals, books, technical reports, conference proceedings, and hard-to-find documents. Coverage: 1981 - present (monthly updates).
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Post War Europe: Refugees, Exile and Resettlement, 1945-1950 (Gale)
This online archive delivers essential primary sources for the study and understanding of the challenges facing the European peoples in the aftermath of World War II. It covers the politics and administration of the refugee crisis in Europe after World War II as well as the day-to-day survival of the refugees themselves.
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Primary Search (EBSCO)
Provides indexing and abstracts for over 140 magazines and full text from nearly 70 children's magazines appropriate for elementary schools and children's reading rooms. Other full text sources include: The World Almanac of the U.S.A. and The World Almanac for Kids; EBSCO's Encyclopedia of Animals; Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia; full text for over 300 pamphlets; and Essential Documents of American History including The Bill of Rights, The Constitution, The Federalist Papers and the speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Updated weekly.
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PrimateLit
The PrimateLit database provides bibliographic access to the scientific literature on nonhuman primates for the research and educational communities. Coverage of the database spans 1940 to present and includes all publication categories (articles, books, abstracts, technical reports, dissertations, book chapters, etc.) and many subject areas (behavior, colony management, ecology, reproduction, field studies, disease models, veterinary science, psychology, physiology, pharmacology, evolution, taxonomy, developmental and molecular biology, genetics and zoogeography).
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PrivCo
PrivCo is the premiere source for business and financial data on major, non-publicly traded corporations, including family owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies. First-time users must create a username.
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Professional Development Collection (EBSCO)
Indexes nearly 250 full text journals designed for professional educators.
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Project MUSE
Indexes the full-text of over 200 scholarly journals in humanities, social sciences and mathematics.
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PROLA: Physical Review Online Archive
Archives of all American Physical Society journals. Full-text from 1893 up to within five years of current year.
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Pronunciator
Pronunciator is a fun and easy way to learn any of 80 languages. Register for free and start learning at your own pace! Pronunciator features speech recognition, a virtual coach, downloadable audio lessons, virtual conversations, and free apps!
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ProQuest
Search all ProQuest databases, including ebrary ebooks.
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ProQuest Congressional Hearings (1789-present)
Formerly LexisNexis Congressional Hearings.
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ProQuest Criminal Justice
ProQuest Criminal Justice is a comprehensive database supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends. As well as U.S. and international scholarly journals, it includes correctional and law enforcement trade publications, crime reports, crime blogs and other material relevant for researchers or those preparing for careers in criminal justice, law enforcement and related fields.
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ProQuest Education Journals
ProQuest Education Journals gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education.
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ProQuest Environmental Science Collection‎
Environmental science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM).
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ProQuest Political Science
This database gives users access to hundreds of leading political science and international relations journals, providing full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. In addition, over a thousand recent full-text doctoral dissertations on political science topics are included, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country profiles, political news and other sources.
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ProQuest Research Library
This multi-disciplinary database includes more than 4,050 titles - nearly 2,800 in full text - from 1971 forward.
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ProQuest Research Library: Science and Technology
This resource covers publications on the latest science and technology information for researchers of all levels.
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ProQuest Social Science Journals
This database offers indexing and full text for hundreds of academic journals, providing extensive coverage across a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work and sociology.
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ProQuest Social Sciences Premium Collection
This collection provides access to databases covering the international literature in the social sciences, including politics, sociology, social services, anthropology, criminology and education. Featured databases include IBSS, PAIS and Sociological Abstracts. Together, they provide abstracts, indexing and full text coverage of journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, working papers and more, including deep indexing and full text from over 500 important social science journals.
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ProQuest Sociology
This database covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction and more. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts.
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PsycARTICLES (EBSCO)
PsycARTICLES includes full-text articles from journals published by American Psychological Association and allied organizations. All journals included in this database are indexed in PsycINFO.
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PsycBOOKS (EBSCO)
PsycBOOKS includes full text books from APA publications and archival works from other publishers, chapters from authored volumes and the Encyclopedia of Psychology. Items in PsycBOOK are searchable through the Lee Library Catalog and in PsycINFO.
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PsycCRITIQUES (EBSCO)
PsycCRITIQUES (EBSCO) is a searchable database of book reviews in psychology beginning September 2004. The database replaces the print journal Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books.
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PsycEXTRA (EBSCO)
PsycEXTRA, produced by the American Psychological Association (APA), is a bibliographic and full-text companion to the scholarly PsycINFO database. The document types included in PsycEXTRA consist of technical, annual and government reports, conference papers, newsletters, magazines, newspapers, consumer brochures and more. It contains more than 120,000 records that are not indexed in any other APA database.
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Psychiatry Online (Includes DSM-V)
PsychiatryOnline.com is an online research tool that enables psychiatrists, mental health professions, resident, and students to search and extract psychiatric information available across essential psychiatric references, including books, journals, and self-assessment tools. the PsychiatryOnline.com collection of psychiatric references include DSM-5, DSM IV TR, DSM IV TR Handbook of Differential Diagnosis, DSM IV TR Casebook and Treatment Companion, APA Practice Guidelines, AND full access to full=-text articles from the top five psychiatric peer-reviewed journals published by Am Psychiatric Published back to 1997.
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Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (EBSCO)
This database provides coverage of nearly 550 full text journals, including more than 500 peer-reviewed titles. Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. Nearly every full text title included in this database is indexed in PsycINFO. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.
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PsycINFO (EBSCO)
1887+ Indexes and abstracts over one million journal, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports in 2,000 journals from over 50 countries in the field of psychology and the psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law. Provided by the American Psychological Association. Updated weekly.
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PsycTESTS (EBSCO)
PsycTESTS, produced by the American Psychological Association (APA), serves as a repository for the full text of psychological tests and measures as well as a source of structured information about tests of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work. PsycTESTS contains over 6,000 Master Profiles and nearly 4,500 instances of actual tests or test items. Coverage dates from 1910 to the present.
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Public Life in Contemporary Argentina (Gale)
Vida Publican en la Argentina Contemporanea presents an extensive grassroots view of Argentina and the recent social and political changes that have taken place there. Material on Argentine society and politics beginning with the year 1996 and running to the present.
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PubMed
MEDLINE is produced by the National Library of Medicine; the original version is called PUBMED (Public version of MEDLINE). References are added from over 4700 medical journals and publications and it includes the years 1966 to present. MEDLINE references are obtained from peer reviewed journals, and covers subjects in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care services, and clinical and pre-clinical medical sciences. MEDLINE in PUBMED is updated daily. MEDLINE in EBSCO is updated monthly. The links to full text articles in PUBMED do not always take you to the article. The GetIT@BYU link either takes you to the full text of the article, or to the Lee Library Journal Finder record which will provide links to the full article or the option of requesting a copy of an article through Interlibrary Loan.
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PubMed Central
PubMed Central is a digital archive of life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), developed and managed by NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the National Library of Medicine (NLM). With PubMed Central, NLM is taking the lead in preserving and maintaining unrestricted access to the electronic literature, just as it has done for decades with the printed biomedical literature. PubMed Central aims to fill the role of a world class library in the digital age. It is not a journal publisher. NLM believes that giving all users free and unrestricted access to the material in PubMed Central is the best way to ensure the durability and utility of the archive as technology changes over time.
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