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Alexandria, VA : Alexander Street Press
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This site provides the largest, most comprehensive resource for the study of human culture and behavior, through access to the content in Ethnographic Video Online and Anthropology Online. The collection covers every region of the world and features the work of many of the most influential documentary filmmakers of the 20th century, including interviews, previously unreleased raw footage, field notes, study guides, and more, and brings together a wide range of written ethnographies, field notes, seminal texts, memoirs, and contemporary studies, covering human behavior the world over. Thematic areas include: language and culture, kinesthetics, body language, food and foraging, cooking, economic systems, social stratification and status, caste systems and slavery, male and female roles, kinship and families, political organization, conflict and conflict resolution, religion and magic, music and the arts, culture and personality, and sex, gender, and family roles. A core collection for use across the curriculum - from introductory anthropology and sociology courses to advanced interdisciplinary courses in women's studies, economics, and international studies
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[Tokyo] : Maruzen Co., Ltd.
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Collection of digitized Japanese academic or scholarly books and serial issues. As of September 2013, contained 11,000 titles
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London ; Boston : Credo Reference
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"A collaborative research platform that supports research effectiveness and information literacy. It gives users a simplified and smart process for locating, analyzing, and utilizing the right information. It enhances this information with embedded technology features and automates the best practices of effective research. With its adaptable, state-of-the-art architecture, Literati is a flexible, long-term solution that can accommodate changing organizational needs and evolving technical requirements"--Products and services p.
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Oxford ; New York, N.Y. : Oxford University Press
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Cross-searchable database containing the full text and abstracts of classic and newly published Oxford books in the areas of palliative care. Topics covered include: Paediatric palliative medicine, Pain management and palliative pharmacology, Palliative medicine research, Palliative medicine and older people; Patient care and end-of-life decision making
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Leiden, Netherlands ; Boston, MA : Brill, c2012.
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"The Golden Age of Mexican Cinema is illuminated in this collection of popular movie periodicals. Not only does it include chief magazines such as Cinema Reporter (1943-1965) and Cine Mundial (1954-1955), it also features extremely rare copies of El Cine Gráfico from 1935 and of the weekly El Mundo Ilustrado (1902-1910). The true extent of the popularity of Mexican film is illustrated by Cinelandia (1931-1947), which was published in Hollywood both in Spanish and in English. This collection also includes dozens of film flyers, which were distributed on the streets to lure people into the cinema. Finally, for the first time this collection gives access to the personal scrap books of Fernando de Fuentes (1894-1958), one of the leading Latin-American filmmakers to this day. These volumes contain reviews, movie stills, programs, and advertisements, shedding a unique light on the career of this pioneering director."
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[Turnhout, Belgium] : Brepols Publishers
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Database contains scholarly essays in the histories, literatures, cultures, and societies of medieval Europe
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Caldine, Italy : Casalini libri
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Online resource offering full text access to Italian and Spanish books, conference proceedings, and journals by major Italian and Spanish publishers. Torrossa includes material previously available through Editoria Italiana online
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Beijing Shi : Beijing ai ru sheng shu zi hua ji shu yan jiu zhong xin.
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Database of Chinese Popular Literature is a collection of various genres of popular literature books in Chinese history in both full text and scanned image, ranging from vernacular novels, drama, to Buddhism "treasure scroll stories". The concurrent user number is only one. The access steps: 1. click on the library resolve URL link, ignore the login and password on the right; 2. On the left side, choose: "If your IP is authorized, please directly click" the triangle. 3. Click only on "Database of Chinese Popular Literature", and ignore all other grayed unsubscribed databases. 4. Search and use. 5. Click on the upright "X" to exit. If not exiting this way, next user will have to wait for at least 15 minutes to use the database, 中國傳統社會底層流行之文獻,指千百年來在民間廣泛流傳的俗文學作品與俗文字資料,諸如小說、話本、戲文、鼓詞、俗講、寶卷、善書、規約等。它們作為俗文化的代表,不但與雅文化共同構成中國傳統文化的兩翼,而且蘊含著雅文化所缺乏的下層社會生活和基層民眾心理的豐富資訊,是研究中國社會史、生活史、宗教史、文學史的取之不盡、用之不竭的寶貴資源
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Ipswich, MA : EBSCO Pub., c2010.
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"Presents more than 15,000 titles from the 13th century through the 1893 World Parliament of Religions ... The collection includes many volumes in Aramaic, Arabic, Greek, Hebrew and other languages besides English, documenting the recovery of languages used during the biblical era"--Databases page
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Ipswich, MA : EBSCO Pub., c2010.
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"Consists of nearly 15,000 titles published from 1894 through 1923. It presents a comprehensive picture of religion in America at the turn of the century"--Databases page
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Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2010-
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Cambridge Books Online offers access to eBooks from our world-renowned publishing programme, covering subjects from all disciplines across science, technology and medicine, as well as humanities and social sciences
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[Beijing] : Beijing Shu tong wen shu zi hua ji shu you xian gong si, c2010.
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An electronic version of print Si bu cong kan, including searchable full texts and scanned images of 504 works in 3,134 volumes in the four branches of Chinese knowledge traditionally classified - jing (classics), shi (history), zi (philosophy), and ji (Belles-lettres). Compiled and photolithographed during the years 1919 to 1936 from the best editions in Chinese history, this series represent some of the best Chinese scholarly achievement
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[Farmington Hills, Mich.] : Gale, c2010-
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Twayne's authors online offers "in-depth introductions to the lives and works of writers, the history and influence of literary movements and to the development of literary genres." This database contains the contents of the three print series United States Authors, English Authors and World Authors
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Alexandria, Va. : Alexander Street Press
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Primary source database focusing on North American and European adult comic books and graphic novels. The collection includes original material from the 1950s to today along with interviews, commentary, theory, and criticism from journals, books, and magazines
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Beijing Shi : Beijing ai ru sheng shu zi hua ji shu yan jiu zhong xin.
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It's an e-book collection and a searchable database of Chinese local gazetteers. The collection has 2,000 titles of rare and special edition local gazetteers printed in China from ancient time up to 1949. The concurrent user number is only one. The access steps: 1. click on the library resolve URL link, ignore the login and password on the right; 2. On the left side, choose: "If your IP is authorized, please directly click" the triangle. 3. Click only on "Database of Chinese Local Records", and ignore all other grayed unsubscribed databases. 4. Search and use. 5. Click on the upright "X" to exit. If not exiting this way, next user will have to wait for at least 15 minutes to use the database, 地方誌類著作,包括全國地理總志 (如方輿志, 一統 志等), 各地方誌 (如省 通 志, 府州志, 縣誌等), 各類專志 (如山川志, 邊防志, 都城志, 宮殿志, 村鎮 志, 裏巷志, 園林志, 寺觀志, 書院志等), 各種雜誌, (如鄉土志, 物產志, 風 俗志, 考古志, 遊歷志等), 以及外志 (如環球志, 一國志, 多國志等). 所記大至一國一省一州一府, 小至一村一鎮一 城一關, 涉及歷史沿革, 地理形勢, 行政建置, 財賦收入, 物產資源, 人文景觀, 災異禍亂, 鄉土風俗. "中國方志庫"所收 地方誌類著作, 上起漢魏, 下迄民國, 共計2000種. 每種皆據善本製成保留原書 所有資訊的數碼全文,另附原版影像
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[Columbus, OH] : McGraw-Hill
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AccessEngineering delivers information content from a broad range of McGraw-Hill engineering publications, including the latest editions of classics such as Marks' Standard Handbook for Mechanical Engineers, Perry's Chemical Engineers Handbook, Standard Handbook for Electrical Engineers, Roark's Formulas for Stress and Strain, and many more
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Cold Spring Harbor, N.Y. : Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press
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Monographs in areas of molecular, cell, and developmental biology, genetics, evolutionary biology, neuroscience, cancer biology, and molecular pathology
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Beijing : Beijing wan fang shu ju gu fen you xian gong si wan fen shu ju dian zi chu ban, 2009-
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"Xin fang zhi" = local gazetteers shi Beijing wan fang shu ju zhi shi fu wu ping Taizhong de di fang zhi wen xian sou suo ping tai.bao kuo di qu fen lei he zhuan ji fen lei liang xiang: di qu fen lei mu qian bao kuo quan guo 31 ge sheng he Zizhiqu; zhuan ji fen lei fen di qing gai kuang, jing ji zong he, cai zheng jin rong, zheng zhi jun shi wai jiao, gong an si fa, cheng xiang jian she, nong ye, gong ye, jiao tong you zheng xin xi chan ye, shang ye fu wu ye, zi ran ke xue, she hui ke xue, jiao yu, wen hua jiao yu, yi yao wei sheng deng deng, China local gazetteers currently contains over 20,000 volumes of Chinese chorographic books, covering 31 provinces and autonomous regions. The database provides detailed geographic and historical records of provinces, prefectures, cities, and smaller district administration units. Contents cover historical as well as contemporary facts related to the geographical areas, concerning general surveys, economy, public finance, governance, public security, urban and rural development, agriculture, industry, transportation, business, natural science, social science, education, culture and sports, public health, etc
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[New York] : Columbia University Libraries
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Academic Commons collects, preserves, and makes accessible the scholarship and research of the faculty, staff, and students of Columbia University
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Cambridge, England ; West Nyack, N.Y. : Cambridge University Press, 2008-
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Provides full text online access to the complete 250-plus volumes of Camgbridge Histories reference series. Provides political, economic and social history, philosophy and literature of selected countries and subjects
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New York, N.Y. : Digitalia
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With an interface in English and Spanish Digitalia offers a large catalog of e-book titles from Spanish publishers and selected magazines in digital format
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Beijing: Ai ru sheng wen hua jiao liu you xian gong si
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A full-text searchable database of thousands of titles of Chinese ancient books in four broad categories, with original book images and edition information available
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[London] : Geological Society of London
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"The Lyell Collection is an online collection comprising of the Society's journal titles, Special Publications and key book series."--About
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Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2007.
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"Numerical Recipes is a series of text and reference books on "the art of scientific computing" that is famous for its engaging text and lucid mathematical and algorithmic explanations. The book includes commented full listings of now more than 400 unique C++ routines that can be downloaded in machine-readable form (see right) for inclusion in users' programs." Numerical Recipes Electronic is the online version of the 2007 Third Edition in C++
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Thousand Oaks, CA : Sage Publications, Inc.
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A database of ebooks and reference books published by SAGE covering the social sciences and education, including such areas as African American Studies, Aged & Gerontology, Anthropology, Communication and Media Studies, Criminology and Criminal Justice, Economics, Education, Gender & Sexuality Studies, History, Politics, Psychology, Social Issues, Social Work & Social Policy, and Sociology
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