Description: Contains records describing books, book chapters, articles, and conference papers published in the field of Latin American studies and edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress. Coverage includes relevant books as well as over 1,350 social science and 550 humanities journals and volumes of conference proceedings published worldwide. Over 60% of records contain evaluative annotations by more than 130 contributing subject specialists.
Description: The database provides the latest perspectives on topics of widespread concern such as aviation and aerospace safety, environmental safety, nuclear safety, medical safety occupational safety, and ergonomics. Health and safety related aspects of pollution, waste disposal, radiation, pesticides, epidemics - and countless other phenomena having the potential to threaten the public, the environment, or the workplace itself - are reported here. Drawing on government reports as well as journal articles, conference proceedings, books, and other publications, Health and Safety Science Abstracts synthesizes the most important new developments in safety science and human factors research.
Description: Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health & Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. Provides bibliographic references, abstracts and full text information, a medical dictionary; excerpts from reference books; contact information for support groups, hotlines of research centers; and pamphlets issued by leading health organizations.
Description: Includes records for European printing of the hand-press period (c. 1455-1830) from the Consortium of European Research Libraries, whose 48 members represent national and university libraries in 25 countries. Records come from a number of national cataloging projects as well as individual libraries' files. HPB currently includes more than 635,000 records from the: Bayerisches Staatsbibliothek, Munich; Bibliotheque nationale de France, Paris; Istituto Centrale per il Catalogo Unico, Rome; Kungliga Biblioteket, Stockholm ; Nacionalna i Sveucilisna Knjiznica, Zagreb; National Library of Scotland, Edinburg.
Description: Historic Events of the 20th Century including the Civil Rights Movement and the collapse of Communism in the Soviet Union. Includes a narrative history and analysis with primary documents, biographical profiles, hyperlinked chronologies, glossaries, photos, maps, and over 1,800 web links and multimedia resources.
Description: Historical Abstracts - Abstracts and indexes literature covering countries other than the United States and Canada in the subject areas of history,the social sciences and humanities. The scope of coverage is World History (1450 - present) and related areas including culture, diplomacy, economics, international relations and politics.
Description: Contains records describing journal articles, conference proceedings, books, book reviews, and dissertations in the history of science, technology, medicine and allied historical fields. Citations reflect the contents of more than 1,000 journals, and partial contents of several hundred more.
Description: An integrated collection of primary documents, secondary reference sources, and journal articles covering all areas of U.S. history from pre-colonial times to the present day. It combines more than 1,000 primary documents with the broad background and overview coverage found in more than a dozen reference sources from the Gale Group, including standards such as Scribner's Dictionary of American History and Dictionary of American Biography. Complete full-text coverage of approximately 65 periodicals, as well as access to the citations for history journals from ISI's Arts & Humanities Citation Index.
Description: Proquest History Vault contains digitized primary source materials from University Publications of America (UPA). The collection includes archival letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, diaries, etc. from the black freedom struggle.
Description: HOOVERS COMPANY CAPSULES -- Search for brief information on 15,000 companies covered by Hoover's. Company Capsules deliver information on a company's location, summary financials, top competitors, top officers, and more. Use the title or company field to search company names.
HOOVERS COMPANY PROFILES -- Find in-depth company information on over 5,000 companies with Hoover's Company Profiles. Each profile provides an overview and history, as well as as information on key people, products, subsidiaries and competitors.
Description: Human genome research is opening up a new era in which specialists will increasingly turn to molecular biology and genetics to answer long-standing scientific questions. Human Genome Abstracts offers a comprehensive source for developments and promising applications emerging from international genome research, including the massive Human Genome Project.
Description: Coverage includes some of the best-known scholarly journals in the areas of Archaeology, Area Studies, Art, Classical Studies, Communications, Dance, Film, Folklore, Gender Studies, History, Journalism, Linguistics, Literary & Social Criticism Literature, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Religion and Theology. Numerous lesser-known but important specialized magazines are also included. Full-text coverage begins in January 1995.