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  1. 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.

  2. 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.

  3. Patents & Trademarks (U.S. PTO)

    Provides access to the U.S. Patents and Trademark Office website and the Patent and Trademark Depository Library Program.

  4. PBS Video Collection (ASP)

    This collection assembles hundreds of the greatest documentary films and series from the history of the Public Broadcasting Service into one convenient online interface. A core of 245 titles, selected for their high quality and relevance to academic curricula, covers many educational disciplines, including history, science and technology, diversity studies, business, and current events. This collection provides access to the films and series users already know and trust, including Frontline, NOVA, American Experience, Odyssey, and films by Ken Burns and Michael Wood.

  5. 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.

  6. 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.

  7. Performing Arts Periodicals (ProQuest)

    Indexes and abstracts more than 140 international periodicals covering nearly all aspects of the world of performing arts. Formerly International Index to the Performing Arts (IIPA)

  8. 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.

  9. Periodicals Archive Online (ProQuest)

    Periodicals Archive Online is a major archive that makes the backfiles of scholarly periodicals in the arts, humanities and social sciences available electronically, providing access to the searchable full text of hundreds of titles. The database spans more than two centuries of content, 37 key subject areas, and multiple languages.

  10. 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.


  11. Philosopher’s Index (EBSCO)

    1940+ Indexes and abstracts 480+ journals and selected books in fifteen fields of philosophy from 38 countries. Updated quarterly.

  12. PhilPapers

    Phil Papers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers. We monitor all sources of research content in philosophy, including journals, books, open access archives, and personal pages maintained by academics. We also host the largest open access archive in philosophy.

  13. 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.

  14. Physics Preprints

    Alternate title: ArXiv. Searchable database of article preprints on a number of scientific areas including a large number of Physics and Mathematics preprint articles

  15. Pitchbook

    Must first create a login using a byu.net email address. A byu.net email alias can be created at https://my.byu.edu under Communication using the Email Alias Manager. Research and analyze companies, deals, funds, investors and service providers across the entire private investment lifecycle. For educational use at BYU only.

  16. 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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  17. Poetry and Short Story Reference Center (EBSCO)

    The most comprehensive collection of full-text poetry, short stories, and supplemental content available, offering users a historically rich collection of hundreds of thousands of poems, as well as biographies and authoritative essays on such topics as poetic forms, movements and techniques. This multifaceted database incorporates information from major respected reference works, books, literary journals as well as proprietary content from EBSCO Publishing, and includes hundreds of thousands of full-text poems and tens of thousands of short stories ranging in period from antiquity to the present. The most studied poems are supplemented with indexing covering subject, poetic forms, poetic themes, techniques, and literary periods, schools, and movements.

  18. Poetry Archive Audio

    The Poetry Archive is an independent organization founded by the former British poet laureate, Andrew Motion, who was concerned that high quality audio recordings of contemporary poets reading their own works were not being produced and that consequently an important resource was being lost for posterity. The Poetry Archive was thus established to create recordings of important contemporary poets based on the belief that such readings are a powerful source of insight, understanding and enjoyment. As well as creating brand new recordings, the Archive also gathers together and preserves historic and hard to find recordings of long dead poets. So, The Poetry Archive enables listeners to hear the works of contemporary poets such as Billy Collins, Carol Ann Duffy and Michael Longley alongside historic recordings of Edmund Blunden, E.E. Cummings, Sylvia Plath and many more

  19. Poets on Screen

    The Poets On Screen Library contains 896 clips of poets reading their own and other poets’ work. You will need to have RealPlayer or Windows Media Player installed on your PC to view these clips.

  20. Points of View Reference Center (EBSCO)

    Points of View is designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects. High school and undergraduate students can use Points of View as a guide to debating, developing arguments, writing position papers, and developing critical thinking skills. Each Points of View Essay includes a series of questions and additional material to generate further thought. Also included are thousands of supporting articles from the world’s top political and societal publications.

  21. Policy Central (National Journal Group)

    Alternate title: National Journal Group Policy Central. 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.

  22. Popular Culture in Britain and America, 1950-1975

    Music, Politics, Fashion, Youth Culture - the period from 1950 to 1975 witnessed dramatic changes in society. From the austerity of the 1950s to the excess of the 1970s, discover the period through a wealth of printed and manuscript sources, visual material, ephemera and video clips. From Adam Matthew.

  23. 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.

  24. 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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  25. 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.

  26. Professional Development Collection (EBSCO)

    Indexes nearly 250 full text journals designed for professional educators.

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  27. Project MUSE

    Indexes the full-text of over 200 scholarly journals in humanities, social sciences and mathematics.

  28. 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!

  29. ProQuest Asian Business and Reference

    This database focuses on business and financial news from the eastern hemisphere. It covers Asian business and financial information from key international publications.

  30. ProQuest Business Collection

    The most comprehensive business offering, comprising all content from ABI/INFORM Complete, Accounting and Tax, Asian Business and Reference, Banking Information Source, Entrepreneurship, and J.P. Morgan Research. Featuring thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, conference proceedings, and working papers as well as trade publications, analyst reports, industry reports, and key periodicals such as the Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, and Economist.

  31. ProQuest Congressional

    Includes Congressional Hearings from 1789-present (formerly LexisNexis Congressional Hearings). Also includes Legislative Histories 1969-Present, Bills and Laws 1789-Present, Vote Report 1987-Present, Committee Prints and Misc. Publications 1789-Present, Congressional Record Daily Edition 1985-Present, CRS Reports 2004-2010, House and Senate Documents 1789-Present, House and Senate Reports 1789-Present, Executive Orders and Presidential Proclamations 1789-Present.

  32. 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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  34. 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.

  35. ProQuest Entrepreneurship

    This database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly - including journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings - to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from successful entrepreneur in a wide range of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as traditional text and PDFs.

  36. 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.

  37. ProQuest Research Library

    Alternate title: Research Library (ProQuest). This multi-disciplinary database includes more than 4,050 titles - nearly 2,800 in full text - from 1971 forward.

  38. ProQuest Research Library: Science and Technology

    This resource covers publications on the latest science and technology information for researchers of all levels.

  39. 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.

  40. 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.

  41. 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.


    Alternate title: APA PsycArticles. 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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  43. PsycBOOKS (EBSCO)

    Alternate title: APA PsycBooks. 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 is a searchable database of book reviews in psychology beginning September 2004. The database replaces the print journal Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books.

  45. 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.


  46. 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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  47. PsycINFO (EBSCO)

    Alternate title: APA PsycInfo. 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. Psychinfo.

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  48. 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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  49. Public Content Database (ProQuest)

    Designed to complement other databases and collections, this database links to full text for publicly available scholarly content from a number of different sources from around the world. It includes content from major subject repositories such as arXiv as well as open access journals. Content includes journal articles, preprints, books, conference papers and reports.

  50. 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.

  51. PubMed

    Alternate title: MEDLINE (PUBMED). MEDLINE is the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) premier bibliographic database that contains more than 25 million references to journal articles in life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine. MEDLINE includes literature published from 1966 to present, and selected coverage of literature prior to that period. Currently, citations from more than 5,200 worldwide journals in about 40 languages are added to PubMed 7 days a week.


  52. 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.

  53. Punch Magazine Archive (Gale)

    From 1841 to 1992 Punch was the world’s most celebrated magazine of humour and satire - imitated, parodied and pirated from America to India and Japan. The Punch Historical Archive will allow users to navigate and search all issues, seasonal numbers and almanacks of this iconic publication, providing a unique insight into the politics, culture and society of the 19th and 20th centuries.