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S&P NetAdvantage
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage is a comprehensive source of business and investment information, offering on-line access to Standard & Poor's independent research, data and commentary on stocks, bonds, funds, and industries. Stock Reports Company Profiles Bond Guide Corporation Records Mutual Fund Reports Security Dealers of North America Register of Corporations, Directors & Executives Industry Surveys The Outlook.
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Sabin Americana Digital Archive (Gale)
Based on Joseph Sabin's landmark bibliography, this collection contains works about the Americas published throughout the world from 1500 to the early 1900's. Included are books, pamphlets, serials and other documents that provide original accounts of exploration, trade, colonialism, slavery and abolition, the western movement, Native Americans, military actions and much more. With over 6 million pages from 29,000 works, this collection is a cornerstone in the study of the western hemisphere.
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SAE Digital Library
The SAE Digital Library cites mobility information used in designing, building, maintaining, and operating self-propelled vehicles for use on on land or sea, in air or space. This database is built on the SAE Global Mobility Database (GMD) which contains more than 85,000 bibliographic citations with abstracts for everything ever published by SAE and includes links to the full text of all SAE Technical Papers published from 1998 through the present. Dates of coverage: 1906-present (full-text from 1998); Update frequency is daily.
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Safari Tech Books Online
Offers IT professionals instant access to the full text of hundreds of leading technology books.
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Salem Health: Cancer
This resource covers more than 800 topics of interest and help to students, patients, caregivers, and others who want to learn more about cancer.
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Sanborn Maps (ProQuest)
Sanborn fire insurance maps are the most frequently consulted maps in both public and academic libraries. Sanborn maps are valuable historical tools for urban specialists, social historians, architects, geographers, genealogists, local historians, planners, environmentalists and anyone who wants to learn about the history, growth, and development of American cities, towns, and neighborhoods. They are large-scale plans containing data that can be used to estimate the potential risk for urban structures. This includes information such as the outline of each building, the size, shape and construction materials, heights, and function of structures, location of windows and doors. The maps also give street names, street and sidewalk widths, property boundaries, building use, and house and block numbers. Seven or eight different editions represent some areas.
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Saskia Digital Image Archive
Digital collection of over 32,000 core art history images photographed on site, as well as works from over 100 museums and archaeology sites worldwide. Images are displayed in thumbnail and high resolution, and also include descriptive metadata.
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SBRnet
Sports Business Research Network is a dedicated source of market research for sports business. Includes industry-developed market research, government statistics, facility reports and news, international market publications, customized research, and directories.
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Schillers Werke
Schillers Werke im World Wide Web comprises the complete works of Friedrich von Schiller (1759 - 1805), including his poetry and plays, the translations, minor prose works, historical and philosophical writings, letters to and from Schiller and the Conversations (Gesprache). This is the complete full-text searchable edition of the Nationalausgabe in 56 volumes, including notes, variants and apparatus.
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Science Citation Index (SCI): Web of Science (ISI)
The Web of Science accesses the Science Citation Index (SCI), Social Science Citation Index (SSCI), and Arts and Humanitites Citation Index (AHCI) databases, gathered from over 8,500 scholarly journals. Searches for records by topic, author, source title, author address, cited author, citedwork, cited year can be performed separately or combined. Articles are linked to other articles of the same topic.
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Science, Technology, and Medicine: 1780-1925 (Gale)
This archive of documents covers one of the most vibrant and creative periods in scientific research and discovery, the long nineteenth century. The modern researcher can exploit the more than 3.5 million pages of journals, books, reports, and personal documents to explore the rapid acceleration of scientific, technical, and medical knowledge, tracing the changes from the Newtonian world to that of Einstein, from the horse to the automobile, from medical treatments based on humors and bloodletting to antiseptics and epidemiology. This archive covers every aspect of nineteenth-century science: electricity and electromagnetism, mathematics and engineering, astronomy and astrophysics, color theory and the theory of natural selection, geology and mineralogy, chemistry and medicine. This period was also considered the last great age of discovery, as explorers charted the interiors of the Americas, Asia, Africa, Australia, and the Arctic and Antarctic regions. The documents collected represent the most theoretical pursuits as well as practical applications and popular science. In Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO).
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ScienceDirect
Science Direct is the world's largest electronic collection of science, technology, and medicine full-text and bibliographic information.
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SciFinder (Web Edition)
First time users must complete an online registration with CAS. After you submit a registration request, CAS will send you an email message with instructions for completing the registration process. During registration, you must provide an email address that ends in byu.edu to be authenticated. Web-based version of SciFinder is a research discovery tool that allows you to explore the CAS databases that contain literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more! Recommended web browsers: Microsoft Internet Explorer, Versions 6.x and 7.x Mozilla Firefox, Version 2.x Apple Safari 3 JavaScript, Java, and cookies must be enabled. Java runtime environment (JRE) is needed for structure drawing.
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Scitation
Search the index of over 2 million records of journal articles in the physical sciences from 1975. Located on the American Institute of Physics web page. Some have links to full text articles.
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Scottish Women Poets of the Romantic Period (ASP)
A compilation of over sixty volumes of lyric poetry by Scottish women, written between 1789 and 1832 in full text. Includes 51 authors with biographical information on each and criticisms and reviews of their works.
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Selected Collections from the Archives of the Church
LDS Archives contains manuscripts from the Archives of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Salt Lake City scanned in full color at high resolution. The collection contains about 4,000 pages from the papers of Joseph Smith, 34,000 pages of letters and typescripts of Brigham Young's correspondence, as well as some of the papers of Joseph F. Smith, Lorenzo Snow, Charles C. Rich, Orson Pratt, J. Golden Kimball, George A. Smith, Willard Richards, Franklin D. Richards, Amasa Lyman, Erastus Snow, and James G. Bleak. Information about other Mormons in the time 1831-1893 can be gleaned from the minutes, reports, and correspondence also included.
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Senate Executive Journals, Series I, 1789- 1866
Executive Journals of the United States Senate 1789 to 1866, covering the first Congress through the first session of the 39th Congress.
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Shaw-Shoemaker Digital Edition
Covering every aspect of American life during the early decades of the United States, Early American Imprints, Series II (1801-1819) provides full-text access to the 36,000 American books, pamphlets and broadsides published in the first nineteen years of the nineteenth century. This rich primary source database, based on the authoritative bibliography by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker and now supplemented by thousands of new items, allows students and scholars to explore the development of the American nation as never before. In addition to its books, pamphlets and broadsides, this comprehensive collection features many state papers and government materials, including published reports; presidential letters and messages; congressional, state and territorial resolutions.
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Short Story Index (EBSCO)
Index to short stories written in or translated into English that have appeared in collections and selected periodicals. It contains over 76,500 entries including 1,350 full-text stories. The periodicals are those indexed in Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature and Humanities Index. Search using WilsonWeb commands.
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Simmons OneView
Simmons OneView is the primary platform for providing marketers with access to the entire Experian Simmons product suite. Simmons OneView combines the trusted syndicated and custom research from Experian Simmons with powerful media analysis and reporting to provide marketers with vivid consumer insights. Includes the following: National Consumer Study, National Hispanic Consumer Study, National Kids/Teens Studies, New Media Study, SimmonsLOCAL.
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SingersBabel
SingersBabel provides literal translations, International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions, and audio guides with native speakers for the texts of hundreds of music works. Additionally, you’ll find tools for learning the sounds and IPA symbols of lyric English, French, and German.
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Slavery and Anti-Slavery (Gale)
Part I: Debates over Slavery and Abolition includes documents from the United States and Europe, as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, Slavery and Anti-Slavery contains documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm.
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Slavery and the Law
Collection of primary source documents from ProQuest's History Vault. Includes judicial cases, petitions to the southern legislatures and county courts (1777-1867), and state slavery statutes.
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Slavery, Abolition and Social Justice, 1490-2007
This resource is designed as an important portal for slavery and abolition studies, bringing together documents and collections covering an extensive time period 1490-2007, from libraries and archives across the Atlantic world. Close attention is being given to the varieties of slavery, the legacy of slavery, the social justice perspective and the continued existence of slavery today. Adam Matthew.
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SMART Imagebase (EBSCO)
Download thousands of medical illustrations, videos, interactive tools, and monographs of anatomy, physiology, embryology, surgery, trauma, pathology, diseases, conditions and other topics from the Scientific and Medical ART Imagebase.
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Smithsonian Global Sound (ASP)
A virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions. It includes the published recordings owned by the non-profit Smithsonian Folkways Recordings label and the archival audio collections of the legendary Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, Paredon and other labels. It also includes music recorded around the African continent by Dr. Hugh Tracey for the International Library of African Music (ILAM) at Rhodes University as well as material collected by recordists on the South Asian subcontinent from the Archive Research Centre for Ethnomusicology (ARCE), sponsored by the American Institute for Indian Studies.
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Smithsonian Physical Tables (9th Revised Edition)
Originally published by Smithsonian Institution Press, this classic reference source comprises 901 tables of general interest to scientists and engineers, and of particular interest to those involved with physics in its larger sense. All entries in the index are hyperlinked to their page numbers.
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Social and Cultural History: Letters and Diaries Online (ASP)
The resource is a unique forum that brings together the voices of ordinary men and women from all walks of life with the personal accounts of well-known historical figures. In their own words, people from diverse ethnic and social groups bring vividly to life hundreds of years of history through their perspectives on life, love, faith, politics, business, and countless personal events.
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Social Explorer
Social Explorer, from Oxford University Press, is an online research tool designed to provide quick and easy access to current and historical census data and demographic information. The easy-to-use web interface lets users create maps and reports to better illustrate, analyze and understand demography and social change.
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Social Science Collection (ProQuest)
Social Science Collection is a collection of journals covering a wide range of social science topics including communications, criminal justice, education, linguistics and language behavior, physical education, political science, psychology, social services and sociology.
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Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI): Web of Science (ISI)
The Web of Science accesses the Science Citation Index (SCI), Social Science Citation Index (SSCI), and Arts and Humanitites Citation Index (AHCI) databases, gathered from over 8,500 scholarly journals. Searches for records by topic, author, source title, author address, cited author, citedwork, cited year can be performed separately or combined. Articles are linked to other articles of the same topic.
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Social Services Abstracts (ProQuest)
Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,300 serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book reviews.
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Social Theory (ASP)
Social Theory offers an extensive selection of documents that explore the complexities and interpret the nature of social behavior and organization. Features more than 122,000 pages of content by such major theorists as Theodor Adorno, Jean Baudrillard, Simone de Beauvoir, Howard Becker, Emile Durkheim, Michel Foucault, Jurgen Habermas, Robert Merton, Dorothy Smith, and Talcott Parsons.
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Social Work Abstracts (EBSCO)
Indexes and abstracts articles on social problems, i.e. homelessness, aids, welfare, child abuse. Includes Register of Clinical Social Workers. Coverage begins in 1965. Updated quarterly.
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Society of Automotive Engineers (SAE) Digital Library
The SAE Digital Library cites mobility information used in designing, building, maintaining, and operating self-propelled vehicles for use on on land or sea, in air or space. This database is built on the SAE Global Mobility Database (GMD) which contains more than 85,000 bibliographic citations with abstracts for everything ever published by SAE and includes links to the full text of all SAE Technical Papers published from 1998 through the present. Dates of coverage: 1906-present (full-text from 1998); Update frequency is daily.
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Sociological Abstracts (ProQuest)
Indexes and abstracts articles in sociology and related fields. Index covers 1952 to the present and is updated quarterly.
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Something About the Author (Gale)
Thousands of illustrated biographical profiles of children's authors and illustrators. Biographical profiles include personal data, addresses, career, awards and honors, writings, sidelights (essay on the author's life and works), adaptations, additional sources and more. Also included are hundreds of specially commissioned autobiography essays.
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SPORTDiscus (EBSCO)
1975+ SPORTDiscus is a unique resource for both practical and research literature on sports, physical fitness and physical education topics. Records cover sports medicine, exercise psychology, biomechanics, psychology, training, coaching, physical education and fitness, and research literature for the social and psychological aspects of sport and leisure, including play, games and dance.
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Springer Protocols
Springer Protocols is the largest subscription-based electronic database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the Life and Biomedical Sciences.
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SpringerLink
A link to the 2005-2010 collection of over 10,000 electronic books from Springer.
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SRDS Media Solutions
Includes the following references: * Business Publication Advertising Source * Consumer Magazine Advertising Source * Newspaper & Community Advertising Source * Radio Advertising Source * TV & Cable Source * Direct Marketing List Source * Print Media Production * IMG/Newspaper Worldwide
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STAT!Ref
STAT!Ref is a full text electronic database of over 40 medical reference works. The search software enables the searching of the database by keywords, phrases, boolean combinations, and relevancy ranking. It also provides options to make notes, bookmarks, links to journal articles, graphics, tables, and also provides integrated dictionary functions. This database is updated regularly as new editions are made available; and additional medical sources are added as the Advisory Board selects them. STAT!Ref is currently used at over 75% of the medical schools in the USA.
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Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (ProQuest)
ProQuest Statistical Abstracts of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.
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Statistics Canada
Statistics Canada is the country's official statistical agency, with programs organized into three broad subject matter areas: demographic and social, socio-economic and economic.
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Stedman's Concise Medical Dictionary
Stedman's Concise Medical Dictionary
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SUR, 1931-1992 (Gale)
SUR was one of the most important and influential literary magazines published in Latin America in the twentieth century. This edition includes images of the complete magazine, including covers, photographs and advertisements (50,000 pages); a comprehensive electronic index of 6,300 entries, which corrects mistakes and inconsistencies found in the index published in the magazine and provides access to all contributions, even those of less than a page.
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Synthesis Digital Library
Synthesis is a digital library consisting of hundreds of 50- to 100-page "Lectures"; a self-contained electronic book that synthesizes an important research or development topic, authored by an expert contributor to the field. The articles cover fundamental to high specialized topics and offer unique value to the reader by providing more analysis and depth than the typical research journal article. The library and its lectures are organized by series. The Synthesis platform provides the user with access to content in PDF with live links to references and sophisticated search and personalization functions.
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