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Abbreviationes
Abbreviationes comprises over 70,000 entries with references to manuscripts. Based on a large number of manuscripts from all fields, held at a wide variety of libraries throughout Europe – from Catania in the South, Uppsala in the North, Coimbra in the West to St. Petersburg in the East, Abbreviationes includes large collections such as the manuscripts held by the Vatican Library and the libraries at Oxford and Paris as well as many smaller collections. Major collections in the U.S. such as the manuscripts held by the Morgan Library (New York City) and the Huntington Library (San Marino, California), are also included. The database covers the period from the 8th century up to and including the 15th century.
Academic OneFile
Provides citations to items in journals, magazines, newspapers, and many other formats. Most entries provide links to the full text or other file, with extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, and literature. There are also video files, podcasts and transcripts from AP,NPR, CNN, CBC and full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995.
Access World News
Access World News is a collection of local, regional, and international news sources. Additionally it provides access to many sources of foreign news in translation.
AccessScience
A quality reference resource covering topics across the breadth of the sciences, AccessScience provides individual articles, along with extensive links to key primary literature, videos and animations. It is updated weekly with breakthroughs and new discoveries in the sciences. Biographical information also included. Based on the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology and the McGraw-Hill Yearbook of Science and Technology.
AccessUN
The premier index to United Nations documents including Official Records, masthead documents, draft resolutions, meeting records, UN Sales Publications, and the UN Treaty Series citations. Coverage runs from 1991 to present. Includes the full-text of several thousand UN documents.
ACLS Humanities E-Book Project
Each year, several hundred already-published titles are converted into ebooks. Titles in this collection included are especially valuable, time-tested books, regularly consulted and cited by scholars and students. The criteria for inclusion in the collection stress a title's importance to humanistic studies.
ACM Digital Library
Bibliographic information, abstracts, reviews, and the full-text for articles published in the Association for Computing Machines (ACM) periodicals and proceedings since its founding in 1947 are available in the library together with selected works published by affiliated organizations.
ACS Directory of Graduate Research
The most comprehensive single-source of information on chemistry and chemistry-related academic departments and individual faculty at colleges and universities across North America. Program listings provide degrees offered, areas of specialization, and links to program web sites. Listings for individual faculty members include biographical and contact information (with email address), area of concentration, and all papers published within the past two years.
ACS Style Guide - American Chemical Society Style Guide
The ACS Style Guide is the primary style resource for chemistry and many related areas in the sciences.
Acta Sanctorum
The Acta Sanctorum are a principal source of research into the societies and cultures of early Christian and medieval Europe, published over a period of three hundred years by the Société Des Bollandistes. This resource brings together materials on the lives of the saints from the beginning of the Christian era to the end of the sixteenth century. A new cross-searchable facility is available which allows users to find entries on search terms and texts that are included in both Acta Sanctorum Database and Patrologia Latina Database in one search. An additional resource, Brill's edition of Jan Frederik Niermeyer's Mediae Latinitatis Lexicon Minus, has also been made available. It provides easy reference to this essential resource of Medieval Latin studies and is not available in any other electronic format.
Adams Papers Digital Edition
Comprises John Adams's complete diaries, selected legal papers, and the ongoing series of family correspondence and state papers. This XML edition presents in a searchable online environment all 30 volumes of the Adams Papers from the founding generation published through 2006. The contents are fully annotated, feature linked cross-references, and may be accessed by date, series, author, or recipient, as well as through a master index (coming shortly). Future volumes will appear in installments.
African-American Newspapers: The 19th Century
Complete texts of major 19th century African American newspapers. Includes first-hand reports of events and issues of the day, as well as biographies, vital statistics, essays and editorials, poetry and prose, and advertisements.
African-American Poetry, 1750-1900
African American Poetry contains nearly 3,000 poems by African American poets of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. It provides a comprehensive survey of the early history of African American poetry, from the earliest published African American poems to the works of Paul Laurence Dunbar.
AgeLine
AgeLine indexes the literature on social gerontology in books, journals, dissertations, research reports, consumer guides and media, plus AARP publications. Topics include government sponsored programs for elders, healthcare costs and policy, elder care, financial and retirement planning as well as health and fitness. THE AARP (American Association of Retired Persons) produces the database, which provides indexing and abstracts.
AGRICOLA National Agricultural Library Article Citation Database
AGRICOLA is a database of citations to the agricultural and related literature created by the National Agricultural Library.
Agricultural & Environmental Science Database
Searches across AGRICOLA, TOXLINE, ESPM (Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management) and Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) databases to cover topics such as the effects of pollution on people and animals and environmental action and policy responses.
All About Strength Training
This online visualization tool package for learning anatomy and kinesiology must be downloaded to your computer for use. It includes visualizations of how muscles work in motion as well as strength training videos. BC username and password required. Requires Flash Player.
Alliance for Audited Media
Provides detailed audited circulation reports, circulation data and publishers' statements for newspapers, consumer magazines, business publications and farm publications from the US, Canada, and other countries with over 1,000 newspapers including daily and weekly editions. Historical data available back to 2002.
Alloy Phase Diagram Database
Online database containing over 40,00 binary and ternary alloy phase diagrams, from over 9,000 systems, with associated crystal and reaction data.
Alt-HealthWatch
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Alt HealthWatch, Alt-Health Watch
Alt-healthwatch is a full text database focused on complementary, alternative and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It provides information on both the professional and consumer level. The database covers over 120 international periodicals, peer-reviewed journals, academic and professional publications, magazines, consumer newsletters and newspapers, research reports, and association newsletters. Alt-HealthWatch has material dating back to 1990 and is updated quarterly.
Alt-PressWatch
Newspapers, magazines, and academic journals of the alternative press. 1970-present.
Alternative Press Index
Newspaper and magazine articles from international alternative and radical press. 1969-present.
Amadeus
A database of comparable financial information for very large public and private companies across Europe
America in Records from Colonial Missionaries
American material in the archives of the United Society for the Propagation of the Gospel, 1635–1928. Missionaries in North America, as elsewhere, were often the only people recording and submitting regular reports of events from remote English-speaking communities around the world.
America's Historical Imprints
Digitized early American monograph, pamphlet, and broadside collection. Includes American Broadsides and Ephemera, Series I; Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800 & Library Company of Philadelphia Series I Supplement; Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819 & Library Company of Philadelphia Series II Supplement.
America: History & Life
Premier index of journal articles, book chapters, book reviews, and dissertations pertaining to the study of United States and Canadian History, from prehistory to the present. Coverage is 1910-present.
American Antiquarian Society (AAS) History Periodicals Collection (all 50 subsets)
The American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals database includes digitized images from American magazines and journals from 1684 - 1912. Detailing American history and culture, these specialized collections cover advertising, health, women's issues, science, the history of slavery, industry and professions, religious issues, culture and the arts, and much more.
American Bibliography of Slavic & East European Studies
Bibliography provides information on East-Central Europe and the former Soviet Union. Some of the many subjects covered include: anthropology, culture & the arts, economics, education, and geography. Sources indexed include journals, books, dissertations, online resources and selected government publications published in the U.S. and Canada. 1939-present.
American Chemical Society
Full-text access to the journals published by and in association with the American Chemical Society.
American Civil War Letters and Diaries
First-person accounts by over 2000 authors, both famous and obscure, of events in the U.S. Civil War.
American Drama, 1714-1915
Containing more than 1,500 dramatic works from the colonial period to the beginning of the twentieth century, American Drama 1714–1915 provides a comprehensive survey of American dramaturgy from its origins up to the era of sensational melodrama and manners comedy exemplified by the work of such playwrights as David Belasco, Clyde Fitch and William Vaughn Moody.
American Film Institute (AFI) Catalog
The AFI Catalog covers the history of American cinema comprehensively from 1893 to 1975, with full or short records for films from 1976 to the present. Records include comprehensive information on the films (cast, crew, production information, article references, etc.), and most have extensive plot summaries.
American Founding Era Collection
Digital editions of the papers of many of the major figures of the early republic including Adams, Hamilton, Jefferson, Madison, and Washington.
American Hospital Association Annual Survey Database
The AHA Annual Survey Database includes more than 800 data fields on 6,500 hospitals. This allows tracking of trends in hospital demographics, organizational structure, facilities and services, utilization data, community orientation indicators, expenses, and staffing.
American National Biography
Scholarly biographical articles with short bibliographies on deceased notable Americans.
American Periodicals
Full text of popular periodicals published between 1740 and 1940 in the United States, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines. Now updated with labor, trade, literary, scientific, and photographic periodicals from the Center for Research Libraries.
American Poetry 1600-1900
American Poetry contains over 40,000 poems by more than 200 poets, covering the Colonial period to the early twentieth century, and drawn from over 1,200 printed sources.
American Race Relations: Global Perspectives, 1946-1996
Translated news and commentary from across the globe covering foreign perspectives of American racial issues and race relations between 1941-1996. Contains newspapers, magazines, government statements and radio and television broadcasts from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency archives.
American State Papers, 1789-1838
Search every legislative and executive document of the first through fourteenth U.S. Congresses; also contains Executive Department materials. Covers political, social and military history, as well as cultural, ethnic and international studies. This database is the seminal set of U.S. government publications and a rich source of primary material
Ancestry Library Edition
With 7 billion genealogical records from across the globe and millions of family trees, this is the world's largest online family history resource.
Année philologique
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: L'année philologique
An index to 1500 periodicals, essay collections, book reviews, and conference proceedings in Classical Studies. Subjects covered include ancient Greek and Latin language and linguistics, Greek and Roman history, literature, philosophy, art, archaeology, religion, mythology, music, science, early Christian texts, numismatics, papyrology, and epigraphy.
Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (ABELL), 1920 -
ABELL indexes monographs, periodical articles, critical editions of literary works, doctoral dissertations, book reviews and collections of essays concerning English language, literature, bibliography and folklore published anywhere in the world from 1920 onwards.
Anthropology Plus
A comprehensive index to journal articles and reports in anthropology, archeaology, and related disciplines. Coverage goes back to the early 19th century.
AnthroSource
Provides full-text access to all journals published by the American Anthropological Association.
Apartheid: Global Perspectives, 1946-1996
Translated news broadcasts, newspapers and government documents on apartheid in South Africa and the global response to it from 1946-1996. Contains primary source materials from the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency archives.
Archive Finder
Descriptions of special collections of primary source material housed in thousands of repositories across the U.S., U.K., and Ireland.
Archive of Celtic-Latin Literature
A full-text database of the corpus of Latin literature produced in Celtic-speaking Europe from the period 400-1200 C.E. Contains texts from important authors such as St. Patrick, Augustinus Hibernicus, Columbanus, Sedulius Scottus, John Scottus Eriugena, Peter Abelard.
ArchiveGrid
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Archive Grid
Descriptions of special collections of primary source material housed in thousands of repositories across the U.S. and some worldwide.
Archives of sexuality & gender. LGBTQ history and culture since 1940.
Includes approximately 1.5 million pages of primary sources on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world. 1940 to present.
Archives Unbound: Middle East Studies Collection
Topically-focused digital collections of historical documents from the Middle East and North Africa
Art & Architecture ePortal
A & A ePortal provides access to important art and architectural history scholarship from some of the world's finest publishers and museums.
Art & Architecture Source
Art Source covers articles, books, podcasts and more from fine, decorative and commercial art, architecture and architectural design from over 700 full-text journals, 220 full-text books, and a collection of over 63,0000 images, It includes and expands coverage provided by Art Full Text and Art Retrospective. Coverage: 1914 - current.
Art Index Retrospective
Source of citations to articles and book reviews published between 1929 and 1984 in over 600 Art and Architecture periodicals.
ARTbibliographies Modern
Source of comprehensive abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews of modern and contemporary arts dating from the late 19th century onwards, including performance art and installation works, video art, computer and electronic art, museum design, fashion, and photography.
Arte Público Hispanic Historical Collection: Series 1
Provides online access to key aspects of the "Recovering the U.S. Hispanic Literary Heritage Project," including original books, a microfilm collection of historical newspapers, religious books in microfilm and digitized form, archival and manuscript collections, a collection of photographs, an extensive authority list, and reprinted historical books in scholarly editions.
ARTFL Project
The ARTFL Project provides access to a variety of databases supporting the study of French, Italian and Provençal languages and literatures, including FRANTEXT (more than 3500 texts in French), Tout Voltaire, Rousseau Online, Provençal Poetry, Opera del Vocabolario Italiano, and several historical dictionaries of French.
Arts & Humanities Full Text
Full text articles from over 500 scholarly peer-reviewed journals covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies and is designed to reflect the interdisciplinarity of contemporary study in the arts and humanities.
Arts and Humanities Citation Index (Web of Science)
The Arts & Humanities Citation Index, a subfile of the Web of Science database, provides unique access to the bibliographic information and cited references of all items published in leading arts and humanities journals.
ARTstor
ARTstor is a database of more than 1.3 million digital images. It covers many time periods and cultures and represent architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, etc.
ArXiv.org
arXiv is an e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, quantitative biology and statistics supported by Cornell University.
ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts‎
Search literature about the science, technology, management, and conservation of marine, brackish water, and freshwater resources and environments, including their socio-economic and legal aspects.
Asian American Drama
Asian American Drama contains more than 250 plays by over 40 playwrights, together with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. Many of the plays have never been published before. The collection begins with the works of Sadakichi Hartmann in the late nineteenth century and includes such contemporary playwrights as Philip Kan Gotanda, Elizabeth Wong, and Jeannie Barroga. The database also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays.
AskArt
AskART is an online database containing auction records and biographical data about more than 300,000 american and international artists.
ASSIA: Applied social sciences index and abstracts
ASSIA: Appled Social Science Index and Abstracts provides abstracts to literature in the health sciences, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, and education.
ATLA Historical Monographs Collection Series 1 & 2
The American Theological Library Association (ATLA) Historical Monographs Collection consists of two Series that contain more than 29,000 titles focused on religion and theology. In its entirety, the collection is estimated to contain over 10 million pages, representing a core collection for colleges and universities with programs in history, theology, religion, sociology, political science and other disciplines. Series 1 consists of titles from the 13th Century through 1893.
ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials PLUS
An index for finding essays, book reviews, and journal articles in all disciplines related to theological and religious studies. Coverage is international in scope and now includes access to over 50 full text journals via linked citations. Includes the contents of the Catholic Periodical and Literature Index.
Atlanta Constitution (Historical Newspapers)
1868–1984. Searchable full text images.
Audit analytics via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####Detailed audit information on over 1,200 accounting firms and 15,000 publicly registered companies. Provides who is auditing whom and how much they are paying for what services.
Autour du Romantisme
Contains the works of Arlincourt, Borel, Chateaubriand, Dumas, Feydeau, Hugo, Karr, Lamartine, Maistre, Nerval, Sade, Souza, Staël, and Vigny, as well as many other French authors of the 19th century.
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals provides a comprehensive listing of journal articles on architecture and design found in over 700 American and international journals including not only scholarly and popular periodical literature, but also publications of professional associations, American state and regional periodicals, and the major serials on architecture and design of Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Australia, published since 1934 with selective coverage as far back as 1741!
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BACI
BACI is the World trade database developed by the CEPII at a high level of product disaggregation. Original data are provided by the United Nations Statistical Division (COMTRADE database). BACI is constructed using an original procedure that reconciles the declarations of the exporter and the importer.
BalkanInsight
Balkan Insight is the leading news site covering the Western Balkans Region.
BBC handbooks, annual reports, and accounts, 1921-2001/2
This collection, covering 1927-2001/2, includes all the handbooks, annual reports and accounts published by the British Broadcasting Corporation during the 20th century.
BBC Listener research Department, 1937 - circa 1950
The "Audience Research Reports of the BBC", covering the period 1937-c.1950, present the early research of the British Broadcasting Corporation's pioneering Listener Research Department (LRD) into wireless listening in Britain nationwide and at a regional level.
BBC Shakespeare Plays
Thirty Seven plays by Shakespeare featuring some of Britain's most distinguished theatrical talent.
Benezit Dictionary of Artists
Nearly 170,000 biographical entries on artists artists across all media, from painters and sculptors to calligraphers, ceramicists, illustrators, installation artists, and performance artists with detailed museum listings, bibliographies, exhibition information, and auction records.
Bertolt Brechts Werke
All texts follow the Große kommentierte Berliner und Frankfurter Ausgabe. The notes provide information on the background to each work, its textual history and reception, and give details of Brecht's collaborators, sources and models, as well as comments on individual points.
Bible in English, 990-1970
The Bible in English contains twenty versions of the Bible. In addition to the twelve complete Bibles, there are five New Testament works, two Gospel works and William Tyndale's New Testament, Pentateuch and Jonah translations.
Bibliografia de la Literatura Espanola
Bibliografia de la Literatura Espanola desde 1980 is a comprehensive bibliography of editions, translations and studies (published since 1980) of the literary works of Spanish authors from the Middle Ages to the present.
Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: BDSL
Created by the University Library Frankfurt am Main, Bibliographie der deutschen Sprach und Literaturwissenschaft, is the most important bibliographic source of information for German studies with a focus on literature.
Bibliography of American Literature
Compiled by Jacob Blanck and completed by Michael Winship and Virginia L. Smyers, the Bibliography of American Literature (9 vols, Yale University Press, 1955 – 1991) provides more than 37,000 records of the literary works of 281 American writers from the period of the Revolution to 1930.
Bibliography of Asian Studies
Contains titles on all subjects (especially humanities and social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present. Please note, since 1992, newly published individual monographs are no longer being added to the database.
Bibliography of British and Irish History
Provides bibliographic data on historical writing that deals with the British Isles, the British Empire and Commonwealth, the Republic of Ireland, and the Irish in America.
Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and Répertoire international de la littérature de l'art (RILA)
European and American visual arts material from over 1200 journals, art-related books, conference proceedings, dissertations, and art exhibition and dealer's catalogs covering European and American art from late antiquity to the present published between 1975 and 2007
BiblioRossica
BiblioRossica provides access to books in Russian language published by the leading scholarly publishers in Humanities and Social Sciences in Russia. It also provides access to books in English on Russian, Jewish, Eastern European and Eurasian Studies published by Academic Studies Press.
BioCyc Database Collection
Portal to 7615 Pathway/Genome Databases (PGDBs), plus software tools for understanding their data.
Biography and Genealogy Master Index
Indexes current, readily available reference sources, as well as the most important retrospective works that cover individuals, living and deceased, from every field of activity and from all areas of the world.
Biography in Context
Biographical information on thousands of people throughout history and from around the world.
Biological Sciences
This interdisciplinary database offers abstracts and citations to a wide range of research in biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology and ecology, and some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science. Supporting over two dozen areas of expertise, it provides access to literature from serials, conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs and selected books and patents.
BIOSIS Previews
BIOSIS Previews is a multidisciplinary index to life science and biomedical research. Coverage is international, and includes agriculture, biochemistry, biomedicine, biotechnology, botany, ecology, microbiology, pharmacology, and zoology.
Black Abolitionist Papers
This collection documents the efforts of African American activists in their international effort to abolish slavery in the United States. Covering the period 1830-1865, the 15,000-item collection records the full impact of African American efforts to oppose slavery by displaying the writings and publications of the activists themselves.
Black Drama
Black Drama contains the full text of more than 1,200 plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 200 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries. Some 440 of the plays are published here for the first time, including a number by major authors.
Black Studies Center
Black Studies Center brings together essential historical and current material for researching the past, present and future of African-Americans, the wider African Diaspora, and Africa itself. It is comprised of the Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, the International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), The Chicago Defender, ProQuest Dissertations for Black Studies, and the Black Literature Index.
Black Studies in Video
Brings together seminal documentaries, powerful interviews, and previously unavailable archival footage surveying the black experience. Covers history, politics, art and culture, family structure, social and economic pressures, and gender relations.
Black Thought and Culture
Black Thought and Culture is a collection of non-fiction writings by major American black leaders—teachers, artists, politicians, religious leaders, athletes, war veterans, entertainers, and other figures—covering 250 years of history. In addition to the most familiar works, Black Thought and Culture presents a great deal of previously inaccessible material, including letters, speeches, prefatory essays, political leaflets, interviews, periodicals, and trail transcripts.
Black Women Writers
With over 100,000 pages of fiction, poetry, and essays, Black Women Writers brings together voices of women from Africa and the African Diaspora. Coverage includes writers such as Ida B. Wells, Maya Angelou, Zora Neale Hurston, Sonia Sanchez (US), Maryse Conde (Guadeloupe), Edwidge Danticat (Haiti), Ama Ata Aidoo (Ghana), Grace Ogot (Kenya), Michelle Cliff (Jamaica), Bessie Head (South Africa), and many others.
Bloomberg
Bloomberg provides real-time market data and news for all market sectors. Available in O'Neill Library,
Blue Chip Economic Indicators and Financial Forecasts
Forecasts of U.S. economic growth, inflation, interest rates, and other critical indicators of future business activity.
BNA
BNA is a leading publisher of information and analysis products in law, tax, business, and government. BNA products address the full range of legal, legislative, regulatory, and economic developments affecting business.
BoardEx via WRDS
BoardEx is a statistical database containing biographical information on board members and senior executives in North America with details on their employment, non-profit, and educational affiliations. WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site.
Book Citation Index
Search for books and associated citation data using the full array of Web of Science discovery tools.
Book Review Digest Plus (current & retrospective)
Book Review Digest provides excerpts from and citations to reviews of adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction. Retrospective file covers 1908-1982. Current covers 1982-present.
Book Review Index Online
An index to more than 600,000 book reviews in all disciplines.
Bookflix
BookFlix® is a digital literacy resource that pairs more than 120 animated stories from Weston Woods with a best-selling nonfiction eBook from Scholastic on a similar subject. The fiction and nonfiction pairings are designed to strengthen early literacy skills while exposing young learners to real world concepts.
Books in Print Global Edition
Database of English language books in print, as well as publishing industry news. This Global Edition offers global coverage including U.S., Canadian, European, and Australian publications.
Border and Migration Studies Online
This global collection of documents, video and images addresses border control and disputes, refugees, undocumented migration, human trafficking and more in regions around the world. Materials in the collection cover the 19th century to present day. Border and Immigration Studies Online is cross-searchable with Human Rights Studies Online.
Boston College Jesuit Bibliography
An open access resource, this comprehensive online bibliography covers books, book chapters, journal articles and book reviews pertaining to the exponentially growing field of Jesuit Studies. In addition to basic bibliographic information, entries include (English) abstracts, detailed subject headings, direct links to items available in electronic format where available, and a link to an item’s WorldCat entry.
Boston Globe (Historical + Current File)
1872–present (full run). Searchable full text images.
Boston Herald (Historical + Current File)
1848–1992 searchable full text images. 1992–present searchable text.
Brepols periodica & miscellanea online
This resource contains collected essays in medieval studies published by Brepols during 1998-2011. Approximately 300 miscellany volumes with 5,200 articles have been collected. Each essay/article is indexed and searchable, and can be read without the rest of the collection, although searching at the book level is also possible. Geographic scope is Europe and surrounding areas, and span the time period of 330-1563 CE. All content is indexed in the Itnernational Medieval Bibliography (IMB)
Bridgeman Education
The Bridgeman Art Library, with over 600,000 high resolution images of art, history and culture from global museums, galleries, private collections and contemporary artists all copyright cleared for educational use.
Brill Dictionary of Ancient Greek Online
The Brill Dictionary of Ancient Greek is the English translation of Franco Montanari’s Vocabolario della Lingua Greca. It brings together 140,000 headwords taken from the literature, papyri, inscriptions and other sources of the archaic period up to the 6th Century CE, and occasionally beyond.
Britannica
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Encylopedia Britannica
Britannica Online contains the text of the Encyclopaedia Britannica plus thousands of additional articles and images. Includes Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, World Atlas, Timelines and more.
Britannica School Edition
Multi-level encyclopedia with High, Middle and Elementary School levels. Elementary level contains interactive learning zone module for Pre-K to 2nd grade.
British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries
A database of primary documents that includes the diaries and letters of women from England, Scotland, Ireland, and Wales. Access writings by full text searching (simple or advanced) or by exploring the tables of contents.
British Nursing Index
British Nursing Index is a nursing and midwifery database, covering over 220 UK journals and other English language titles. A significant feature is the inclusion of articles relevant to nurses and midwives from medical journals and those for healthcare management and professions allied to medicine.
British Periodicals
Full text of hundreds of popular British periodicals from the late seventeenth to the early twentieth century.
Brockelmann Online
Consists of Geschichte der arabischen Litteratur by Carl Brockelmann and its supplements. Offers bio-bibliographic information about works written in Arabic and their authors, with an emphasis on the classical period. Entries consist of biographical section and list of the author’s works in manuscript and print, with references to secondary literature.
BrowZine Web
A browsable newsstand of some of the library's scholarly journals. Easily find, read, and monitor journals in your field of research.
Business Periodicals Index Retrospective: 1913-1982
Indexes business related scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines and book reviews from 1913 to1982.
Business Plans Handbooks
A collection of actual business plans compiled by entrepreneurs seeking funding for small businesses throughout North America — only the company names and addresses have been changed.
Business Rankings Annual
From 2008 - present. Lists of companies, products, services, and activities compiled from a variety of published sources. Hold the Ctrl key to select multiple years.
Business Source Complete
Contains scholarly journals, business periodicals and company, industry and market research reports.
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Cabell’s Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Provide information on publication guidelines (ie. acceptance rate,submission process, etc.) for a large number of academic journals in the fields of Educational Curriculum & Methods, Education Psychology & Administration.
Cambridge Companions Online
Cambridge Collections Online offers subject or theme based collections of content. At present, there are two collections comprising the Cambridge Companions in Literature and Classics and the Cambridge Companions in Philosophy, Religion and Culture. Each collection is updated with new Companions on publication and are cross-searchable.
Cambridge Companions Online - Music
Provides information on composers, instruments and musical topics. Each volume includes essays written by leading authorities.
Cambridge Dictionary of Irish Biography
The Dictionary of Irish Biography is a collaborative project between Cambridge University Press and the Royal Irish Academy and includes articles that describe persons in all fields, including politics, law, religion, literature, journalism, architecture, painting, music, the stage, science, medicine, engineering, entertainment. and sport.
Cambridge Edition of the Works of Ben Jonson Online
This Online Edition presents a fully searchable version of the Print Edition, including all the original introductions, collations, and commentary. It also complements, develops, and extends the Print Edition with a large and flexible array of textual and contextual materials. The textual components consist of hundreds of digital images and dozens of searchable old-spelling transcriptions of the early printed versions of Jonson’s texts and some of the major manuscripts. Presented in an array that allows both for individual viewing and for on-screen comparison, these images and old-spelling texts can be explored independently or in close conjunction with the modern-spelling version using the text comparison tool.
Cambridge Histories Online
Full text of over 300 volumes published since the 1960's.
Cambridge Histories Online - Music
Collection includes seven volumes on music: Histories of 17th, 18th, 19th and 20th Century Music, American Music, History of Western Music Theory and History of Musical Performance.
Cambridge Structural Database (WebCDS)
The Cambridge Structural Database is the world's primary repository for small molecule crystal structures, providing access to bibliographic, chemical and crystallographic data for organic, organometallic and metallic compounds. 3D structures have been determined using X-ray and neutron diffraction. The database records results of single crystal and powder diffractions studies. The web version (WebCSD) provides access to data; interactive functionality requires installation of the desktop client. For more contact Sally Wyman (sally.wyman@bc.edu), Chemistry Librarian/Boston College Libraries.
Canadian Poetry
This collection comprises a strong canon of English-language Canadian poetry from the seventeenth century up to the early twentieth.
Capital IQ (see also S&P Capital IQ NetAdvantage)
Available in O'Neill Library, workstation B1. Restricted to current BC community. Data on public and private companies, investment firms, capital transactions, and people. 30+ years of extensive data.
Caribbean Literature
Caribbean Literature brings together 100,000 pages of poetry and fiction by hundreds of authors. All texts are presented in their original languages. Starting with the literature produced in Spanish and French colonies in the 1800s, the collection offers an extensive selection of 19th- and 20th-century works from every Caribbean country. Among the authors featured are Wilson Harris, Kwane Dawes, Lorna Goodison, Cyryl Dabydeen, Earl Lovelace, Samuel Selvon, Derek Walcott, Corly Verlooghen, Diana Lebacs, Hubert Booi, Maryse Condé, André Paradis, Phillipe Thoby-Marcelin, José Martí, Julian de Casal, José de Diego, and Salomé Ureña de Henríquez. Along with the novels, short stories, and poems of these artists are a number of reference works, including dictionaries of various Creole languages.
Caribbean Newspapers
1718–1876. More than 140 newspapers from 22 islands, much published in English. Countries represented include Antigua, Bahamas, Barbados, Cuba, Curaçao, Dominica, Grenada, Guadaloupe, Haiti, Jamaica, Martinique, Montserrat, Nevis, Puerto Rico, St. Bartholomew, St. Christopher, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Tobago, Trinidad, and the Virgin Islands.
CAS Source Index (CASSI) Search Tool
The CASSI (Chemical Abstracts Service Source Index) database provides a bibliographic information for all publications indexed by Chemical Abstracts Service since 1907.
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications
Catholic Periodical and Literature Index
An index to journals, periodicals, books, newspapers, and papal documents dealing expressly with the practice of Catholic faith and lifestyle.
CCH Accounting Research Manager
Contains standards and rules for financial reporting. Provides access to the authoritative literature from the following bodies: FASB, AICPA, IASB, Note: 3 simultaneous users
CDA Spectrum-Mutual Funds via WRDS
This database of Mutual Fund Common Stock Holdings and Transactions includes basic fund characteristics and equity holdings (quarterly) for over 30,000 mutual funds and 165,000 portfolio snapshots from 1980 to the present. Coverage also includes over 3,000 Global funds. From WRDS select Thomson Financial.

WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account.
CDA/Spectrum Institutional (13f) Holdings via WRDS
WRDS password required. The Institutional Managers (13f) Holdings Common Stock Holdings and Transactions includes data such as shares held, shares price and shares outstanding. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account.
Census 2000 Long Form Online
Census 2000 Long Form offers detailed data on the social and economic characteristics of the U.S. population, including employment, occupation, income, education, poverty. Geographies include block groups, tracts, ZIP codes and data download options include spreadsheet or shapefiles for Geographic Information Systems.
Center for Research Libraries
The Center for Research Libraries (CRL) is a consortium of North American universities, colleges, and independent research libraries. The consortium acquires and preserves newspapers, journals, documents, archives, and other traditional and digital resources for research and teaching and makes them available to member institutions through interlibrary loan and electronic delivery.
CEPR Discussion Papers (Centre for Economic Policy Research)
Current discussion papers from the Centre for Policy Research. May be searched by paper number or general subject areas: International Macroeconomics, International Trade, Public Policy, Labour Economics, Industrial Organization, Transition Economics, Applied Macroeconomics, Human Resources.
CHANT (Chinese Ancient Texts)
A database containing the Entire Body of Extant Han and Pre-Han (pre-220AD) Traditional Chinese Texts and the Traditional Chinese Texts of Weijin and the Northern and Southern Dynasties (220-589AD)
Note: To access full text, click login tab and then select "For IP User Only".
Cheetah
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: CCH IntelliConnect
Cheetah (CCH Wolters Kluwer) is a comprehensive collection of legal content in many subject areas, including labor and employment, securities, taxation, environmental law, banking, and many more. Primary sources, secondary sources, law practice materials, and indexes are included. Researchers can select individual sources to search, or can search across all content.
Chicago Defender (Historical Newspapers)
1909-1975. One of the most widely-read black newspapers in the United States.
Chicago Manual of Style Online
Provides recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices for the digital age. Full contents of the 17th, 16th, and 15th editions.
Chicago Tribune (Historical Newspapers)
Available from 1849. Most recent 24 years not available.
Searchable full text images. Search BC catalog for later editions.
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
The CLCD database provides bibliographic data, reviews, awards, and lists for children's books, audio books, and videos. The database contains over 900,000 catalog records, and 130,000 full text reviews from 24 review sources. Approximately 1500 new reviews are added each month. There are retrospective reviews going back 10 years. Additionally, there are links to author sites, publishers, parent resources, curriculum resources and information on reading measurement programs.
Children's Literature Review Online (LCO)
Presents full-text literary criticism on writers and illustrators for children and young adults. Critical essays are selected from leading sources, including published journals, magazines, books, monographs, reviews, and scholarly papers.
China Academic Journals Full Text Database
Chinese Academic Journals (CAJ) from CNKI is a database of mainland Chinese journals. The library provides access to the Literature/History/Philosophy and Economics/Politics/Law subject collections of this database only. Full-text coverage of these two subject collections is available from 2011 to present.
China: Trade, Politics and Culture, 1793-1980
Sources from the School of Oriental and African Studies and the British Library, London, provide a wide variety of original materials detailing China's interaction with the West from Macartney's first Embassy to China in 1793, through to the Nixon/Heath visits to China in 1972-74.
Christian Science Monitor (Historical Newspapers)
Available from 1908. Most recent 14 years not available.
Searchable full text images.
Christian-Muslim Relations
Bibliographical History Online is a general history of relations between the faiths. It covers the period from 600 to 1500, when encounters took place through the extended Mediterranean basin and are recorded in Syriac, Arabic, Greek, Latin and other languages. Comprises introductory essays on the treatment of Christians in the Qur’an, Qur’an commentaries, biographies of the Prophet, Hadith and Sunni law, and of Muslims in canon law, and the main body of more than two hundred detailed entries on all the works recorded, whether surviving or lost.
Christian-Muslim Relations Part 2 : 1500-1900
Bibliographical history of relations between the two faiths as they are reflected in works written by Christians and Muslims about the other and against the other. It covers all parts of the world from the year 1500 to 1914, including the ages of European expansion and colonialism.
Churchill Archive
Digitized original documents, produced between 1874 and 1965, ranging from Winston S. Churchill's personal correspondence to his official exchanges with kings, presidents, politicians, and military leaders.
CINAHL
CINAHL is the database equivalent to Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature. It provides comprehensive, in depth coverage of the literature in the field of nursing. CINAHL provides access to virtually all English language nursing journals, publications from the American Nurses' Association and the National League for Nursing, and primary journals from 13 allied health disciplines. Records include citations, and abstracts.
Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Library is a full-text evidence-based medicine database which reviews and synthesizes the best research on the effects of health care. The database includes: "The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews", "Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effectiveness", "The Cochrane Controlled Trials Register", "The Cochrane Review Methodology Database", "The Cochrane Methodology Register," "Health Technology Assessment Database," and "NHS Economic Evaluation Database."
CogNet
The CogNet Library is a growing collection of searchable electronic texts for the cognitive and brain sciences. The Library contains works from the MIT Press, as well as content and links to resources from other publishers, professional associations, institutions, and individuals who are willing to share public access to online work.
Cold War: Global Perspectives on East-West Tensions, 1945 - 1991
From the archives of the Central Intelligence Agency, this database provides digitized, searchable and analyzed content from newspapers, magazines, radio and television broadcasts from that period and from around the world.
CollegeSource Online
CollegeSource Online is a database of almost 80,000 digital college catalogs, institution profiles, transcript keys, and other critical resources. Tables of contents and indexes are fully hyperlinked so one can quickly find such details as complete course descriptions, academic policies, faculty information, admission requirements, campus maps, etc.
Colonial America
Module 1 and 2 (of 5). Collection will eventually include the full 1,450 volumes of the CO 5 series from The National Archives, UK, covering the period 1606 to 1822. CO 5 consists of the original correspondence between the British government and the governments of the American colonies.
Colonial State Papers
Papers concerning English activities in the American, Canadian, and West Indian colonies, 16th-18th centuries.
Columbia International Affairs Online - CIAO
This resource for theory and research in international affairs includes policy briefs, working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, proceedings from conferences, and foundation-funded research projects. Also includes Economist Intelligence Unit data for over 200 countries.
Communication Abstracts/Communication and Mass Media Complete
Provides combined searching of the two major communication studies databases, including abstracts of articles, reports, and books from a variety of scholarly, trade, and professional publishers plus full text from more than 200 publications.
Communication Institute for Online Scholarship (CIOS)
Access to the suite of resources, including ComAnalytics and ComAbstracts, provided by CIOS.
Compustat EXECUCOMP via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. Database of current, historic and total compensation, executive options and compensation of industry peers and comprehensive and objective executive compensation data on the top officers of more than 1,900 companies.
Compustat Global via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. A companion to the Compustat North America, this database delivers financial data for 22,500 companies from 80 countries include over 19,400 industrial and 3,100 financial service companies with historical data going back as far as 12 years.
Compustat via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. Database of financial, statistical, and market information. It provides more than 300 annual and 100 quarterly Income Statements, Balance Sheets, Statement of CashFlows, and supplemental data items on more than 7,500 publicly held companies. The Compustat databases include Industrial, Prices, Dividends & Earnings; Segments; Bank; EXECUCOMP.
Computing Reviews
Computing Reviews provides reviews of current publications by community experts in all areas of computing science back to 1985.
Conference Board Business Knowledge Research Online
Publishes reports on management research in the areas of strategy, corporate governance, organizational effectiveness, organizational structure, leadership, human resources, diversity, ethics, CRM, and more.
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science
Conference Proceedings Citation Index -- Science, accessed via Web of Science, helps scientific researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide from 1990 on. Citation data is updated weekly.
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities
Conference Proceedings Citation Index -- Social Sciences and Humanities, accessed via Web of Science, helps social science and humanities researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide. Citation data is updated weekly.
Confidential Print: Middle East,1839-1969
This collection consists of the Confidential Print for the countries of the Levant and the Arabian peninsula, Iran, Turkey, Egypt and Sudan. Beginning with the Egyptian reforms of Muhammad Ali Pasha in the 1830s, the documents trace the events of the following 150 years, including the Middle East Conference of 1921, the mandates for Palestine and Mesopotamia, the partition of Palestine, the 1956 Suez Crisis and post-Suez Western foreign policy, and the Arab-Israeli conflict.
Contemporary Authors
A bio-bibliographical guide to current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields. Provides complete biographical and bibliographical references for more than 120,000 authors in the US and around the world.
Contemporary Literary Criticism Online (LCO)
Contemporary Literary Criticism is an extensive collection of more than 11,000 critical essays on contemporary authors. Each entry contains a biographical/critical introduction, a list of principal works, critical essays, and sources for further study. Updated monthly, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select allows users to search by author name, title of work, nationality, subject/genre, ethnicity, critic name, and more.
Contemporary Theatre, Film and Television
This resource provides extensive biographical and career information on more than 20,000 professionals in the entertainment industry, including performers, choreographers, directors, technicians, writers, composers, producers, executives, designers, critics and more. Entries include birth dates, parental and marriage information, education data (including professional training), political and religious affiliations and military service -- plus, details on writings, recordings, awards and nominations and memberships.
Corporate Affiliations
Provides current information on nearly 200,000 of the most prominent public and private parent companies and their affiliates, subsidiaries and divisions. Updated weekly. Note: Limited to 1 simultaneous user.
Corpus de la Littérature Narrative du Moyen Age au XX Siècle
Formerly known as BASILE, this database consists of approximately 1,000 French narrative works, including novels, tales and short stories.
Corpus des Oeuvres de Philosophie en Langue Francaise
Contains the works of philosophers writing in the French language. The texts of Le Corpus are based on editions from the monographic series of the same name published by Librairie Arthème Fayard with the Association pour le Corpus des oeuvres de philosophie en langue française under the direction of Michel Serres.
Corpus.byu.edu
BC login. Corpora such as Corpus of Contemporary American English (COCA), Corpus of Historical American English (COHA) and News on the Web (NOW) offer a large body of full text research for text mining and analysis.
Correspondence from German Concentration Camps and Prisons
Items originating from prisoners held in German concentration camps, internment and transit camps, Gestapo prisons, and POW camps, during and just prior to World War II. Mostly consisting of letters written or received by prisoners, the collection also includes receipts for parcels, money orders and personal effects; paper currency; and realia, including Star of David badges that Jews were forced to wear.
Counseling and Therapy in Video
Counseling and Therapy in Video contains more than 1000 hours of training videos, reenactments, and footage of actual therapy sessions conducted by psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers.
CQ Almanac
Almanac offers original narrative accounts of every major piece of legislation that lawmakers considered during a congressional session. 1945-current
CQ Congress Collection
A research and reference tool providing an analytical survey of members of Congress, their legislative voting behavior, and their interactions with interest groups in crafting public policy.
CQ Historic Documents Series Online
Provides approximately one hundred documents per year covering that year's "most significant events." Documents include speeches, international agreements, court decisions, governmental reports, scientific findings, and cultural discussions. Documents are preceded by introductions presenting historical and intellectual context.
CQ Magazine
News and analysis of virtually every act of Congress. Each issue provides announcements of upcoming Congressional events, as well as a summary of the previous week's news, including the status of bills, committee and floor activity, debates, and roll-call votes. Browse articles by date or topic or search articles and floor votes by keyword, date, bill number, or topic.
CQ MoneyLine
Source for campaign finance and lobbying information. 1979-current
CQ Political Handbook of the World
Information on the major aspects of each country's government and political party system
CQ Politics in America
Profiles members of Congress.
CQ Researcher
In-depth chronological overview of important economic, political or social issues.
CQ Supreme Court Collection
Historical analysis, recent updates, and expert commentary about Supreme Court decisions, justices, and institutional history and about the U.S. Constitution.
CQ Vital Statistics on American Politics
Includes data on elections and political parties, public opinion and voting, the media, the military, social and economic, policy, and more.
CQ Voting and Elections
A research and reference tool on the American voter, political parties, campaigns and elections, and historical and modern races for Congress, the presidency, and governorships.
CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
One of the first places to check for commonly needed chemical data. Besides data, it provides basic constants, units and conversion factors; general health and safety information; and mathematical tables, etc. Search this online version by substance name, molecular formula, full-text terminology, or structure, or browse through the extensive array of text and tables.
Criminal Justice
Indexes a comprehensive collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals covering law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security.
Critique Litteraire de Laharpe a Proust
Contains 115 works of twenty-nine French writers from Alexis and Baudelaire to Saint-Beuve, Schlegel and Zola. In addition, works by literary critical specialists explore the rapid development of literary theory between 1788 and 1925.
CRSP Survivor-Bias Free US Mutual Fund via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####The Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) collection of data from over 24,725 open-ended funds of all objectives; approximately 8,710 dead funds, and 16,015 active ones. Click on link for more detail. Identifying information contains fund identification information such as ICDI number, fund name(s), fund objective, organizational histories, fund manager, fees, etc. Updated quarterly.
CRSP via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####The Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP), a financial research center at the Graduate School of Business at The University of Chicago, maintains the most comprehensive historical data files on the market. CRSP archives historical data spanning from December 1925 to the present. CRSP's trademark of unique issue identifiers tracks a continuous history of securities, providing a seamless time-series examination of the issue's history.
CRSP/Compustat Merged Database via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. The CRSP/COMPUSTAT Merged Database enables researchers to search both CRSP and Standard & Poor's COMPUSTAT historical databases and matches CRSP's US Stock Data with COMPUSTAT's fundamental data. CRSP/Compustat Merged Database contains both quarterly and annual data. Boston College receives updates annually.
CultureGrams
CultureGrams Online Database is a leading reference for concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on countries across the globe. It includes four editions: the World Edition (for junior high school and up) and the Kids, States, and Canadian Provinces editions (for upper elementary school students). In addition to the country/state/province reports, the database includes the following features: images, slideshows, streaming videos, sortable data tables and graphs, interviews with natives from countries around the world, recipes for each country, and more.
Current Chemical Reactions
Synthetic methods reported in over 100 of the world's leading organic chemistry journals.
Current Contents Connect
A current awareness database for locating complete TOCs, abstracts, bibliographic information, and abstracts from the most recently published issues of leading scholarly journals and evaluated websites
Current Digest of the Chinese Press
Chinese news in translation
Current digest of the Russian press
Founded in 1949, the Current Digest was first published as The Current Digest of the Soviet Press (1949-1991), followed by The Current Digest of the Post-Soviet Press (1992-2010), and now The Current Digest of the Russian Press.
Current Index to Statistics- CIS Extended Database
CIS Extended Database fully indexes over 160 core journals in statistics, probability, and related fields with selected articles with statistical content since 1974 from about 1200 additional journals along with books and proceeding articles.
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Dance Online: Dance in Video
Dance in Video features some of the most influential dance performers and companies together with dozens of documentaries, interviews, and dance instruction videos.
Data Citation Index
Search for quality research data from repositories across disciplines and around the world.
Data-Planet Statistical Datasets
Time series data from licensed and public domain datasets including key government data. Areas covered include: economic indicators, banking, crime, employment, environment, health, housing, industry, pricing and cost of living, transportation data and many more topics. Incudes International Monetary Fund Data. Download data in spreadsheet format with some shapefiles for Geographic Information Systems..
Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference
Quick statistical lookups by keyword, broad subject category, year or geography from over 5,000 U.S. and International datasets. Options for graphs and spreadsheet downloads available.
Database of Chinese Local Records = 中國方志庫(Zhongguo fang zhi ku)
This collection of premodern gazetteers provides access to historic documentation of the culture, population, geography, events, and history of regions and places in China from the Qin Dynasty to the early 20th century. There are many ways to search the content including by region or time period. To access the collection, choose Ancient Classics and click login. Next, choose the collection 中國方志庫 and then confirm you have read the collection welcome page using the lower left hand key. NOTE: This collection is limited to one user at a time. Please logout once you are finished to allow another user to gain access.
Database of Latin Dictionaries
Includes three kinds of dictionaries: dictionaries to assist translation from Latin into modern languages, dictionaries providing semantic and etymological explanations in Latin of Latin words and historical Latin dictionaries.
Datastream - O'Neill Library Workstation B1
Restricted to current BC community. Historical financial information. Data sets include equities, macroeconomic data, bonds, interest rates and market indices. US and international data are included. Allows easy downloading to spreadsheets. Available in O'Neill Library,
Dataverse
The Boston College Dataverse is an open access data repository for researchers affiliated with Boston College. The repository consists of datasets produced by the Boston College community, available for public access and re-use.
Derwent Innovations Index
Patent searching for inventions in chemical, electrical, electronic, and mechanical engineering, with citation data included.
Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI)
Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI) provides abstracts and bibliographic records for articles, news items, and reviews published in design and applied arts periodicals from 1973 onwards, including fashion and clothing, textiles, furniture, interior design, architecture, computer aided design, Web design, computer-generated graphics, animation, product design, industrial design, garden design, and landscape architecture.
Dictionary of American Regional English
The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE) represents the full panoply of American regional vocabulary.
Dictionary of Literary Biography
Provides about 10,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.
Dictionary of Old English: A to G Online
The Dictionary of Old English: A to G online includes the first release of the letter G, containing some 1319 headwords, as well as revised versions of the seven previously published fascicles (1986-2003). Both simple and Boolean searches are accommodated. Links provide full bibliographic references for each of the texts cited within an entry. The DOE is now linked to the online Oxford English Dictionary 2 and Oxford English Dictionary 3 to facilitate linguistic research.
Dictionary of Old English: Web Corpus
The Dictionary of Old English Web Corpus is an online database consisting of at least one copy of every surviving Old English text. In some cases, more than one copy is included, if it is significant because of dialect or date.
Dictionnaire d’histoire et de géographie ecclésiastiques
The online DHGE is an unparalleled source of information for anyone interested in the history of the Church. It comprises more than 70,000 articles dealing with people, places and institutions.
Digital Dictionary of Buddhism
Compilation of Buddhist terms, texts, temple, schools, persons, etc. found in Buddhist canonical sources.
Digital Karl Barth Library
The database features the entire corpus of Barth's Gesamtausgabe. Published under the TVZ imprint, this definitive edition of Barth's works in German currently comprises 42 volumes of theological writings, lectures, letters, sermons, and interviews. As additional print volumes of the Gesamtausgabe become available, they will be added to Alexander Street's The Digital Karl Barth Library. Also included is Barth's magnum opus, the 14-volume Kirchliche Dogmatik.
Digital Library of Classic Protestant Texts
A collection of 1,500 works from the Reformation and post-Reformation eras in mostly 16th and 17th century editions. Works include the theological writings of more than 300 Protestant authors, as well as a wide range of confessional documents, biblical commentaries, polemical treatises, and Bible translations. In addition to the usual search categories (author, title, keyword), researchers can limit searches to specific theological topics, social/cultural topics, theological tradition, place of publication, publisher, and document type.
Digital Library of the Catholic Reformation
Transcriptions and facsimiles of documents, including papal and synodal decrees, catechisms and inquisitorial manuals, biblical commentaries, theological treatises and systems, liturgical writings, saints' lives, and devotional works by Catholic authors of the 16th and 17th centuries.
Digital National Security Archive
Declassified documents on the most critical world events, countries, and U.S. policy decisions from post World War II through the 21st century
Digital Theatre Plus
Acclaimed performances from World-renowned Theatre, Opera and Music companies, along with interviews with leading practitioners and resources for the analysis and interpretation of plays.
DigiZeitschriften
DigiZeitschriften provides full-text access to over 100 scholarly journals published in Germany or neighboring countries since the late 1700s. The journals are in German, English, or other European languages and date back to their first volumes. Fields most prominently represented are mathematics (one- fourth of all titles), literature, history, the arts, economics, and law. Other fields covered include education, geology, librarianship, music, religion, sciences, and sociology.
Direction of Trade Statistics (DOTS)
BC Username/Password required Contains import and export data on over 250 nations and groups of nations (OPEC, IMF, etc.). This database contains annual, quarterly, and monthly data on over 75,000 time series from 1980 to present. The DOTS database is comprised of separate database tables for annual, quarterly, and monthly frequencies. Not all series are available at all frequencies (particularly for developing countries, for which only annual data are often available).
Divided Society
Divided Society, Northern Ireland 1990 - 1998
Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution
This landmark work in historical and legal scholarship draws upon thousands of sources to trace the Constitution's progress through each of the thirteen states' conventions. The digital edition allows users to search the complete contents by date, title, author, recipient, or state affiliation and preserves the copious annotations of the print edition.
Documents on British Policy Overseas
Includes three collections focused on British foreign policy and diplomatic history: British Documents on the Origins of the War 1898-1914, Documents on British Foreign Policy 1918-1939, Documents on British Policy Overseas - beginning in 1945.
Dolley Madison Digital Edition
Containing over 1,300 letters, with another thousand letters to follow in periodic updates, this archive will constitute the first complete edition of all of her known correspondence. The letters may be accessed directly through a sortable list or read in chronological order. Proper names link to a glossary that identifies over 2,500 people and places, providing a unique biographical view on the elites of the early Republic.
Dow Jones Averages and Total Return Indexes via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####The Dow Jones Averages are comprised of The Daily and Monthly Dow Jones Composite (DJA), as well as The Dow Jones Industrial (DJI), The Dow Jones Transportation (DJT), The Dow Jones Utility (DJU), the The Dow 10, and The Dow 5. The Dow Jones Industrial Average, the best known U.S. stock index, and the Dow Jones Transportation Average, the oldest U.S. stock index were created by Charles Henry Dow, co-founder of Dow Jones & Company, and maintained and reviewed by the editors of The Wall Street Journal. Dow Jones Indexes is the source of Dow Jones information and the provider of this data. ## ##The Dow Jones Total Return Indexes are introduced by Dow Jones Indexes as part of the Dow Jones Total Market Index Series. The Total Return Indexes account for reinvested dividends. Data for the Total Return Indexes is available after 1987.
Drama Criticism Online (LCO)
A subset of Literature Criticism Online, this database provides entries that provide an introductory biographical essay, a primary bibliography, a selection of full-text or excerpted criticisms reproduced from books, magazines, literary reviews, newspapers and scholarly journals, and sources for additional research.
Drama Online
Drama Online is a digital platform that features playtexts, audio plays, video, and scholarly books from leading theatre publishers and companies.
Dublin Castle Records 1798-1926.
The Dublin Castle administration was the government of Ireland under English and later British rule, from the 12th century until 1922. The Royal Irish Constabulary records document the fraught relationship between the two countries and help to vividly recreate British Government policy, with the monthly reports illustrating the response to attempts at social, economic and political reform. The collection contains papers that relate to routine civil administration; and others that disclose information on prominent figures, including Eamon De Valera, Maud Gonne and Countess Markievicz.
Duxiu 读秀
Republican Chinese newspapers and journals.
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e-EROS (Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis)
e-EROS, online version of the multi-volume Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis, is an invaluable resource for locating suitable reagents for chemical reactions. It is text-searchable for reagent name, catalyst or solvent, or bibliographic information. Search by structure or substructure for reagents or reactions. Browse by reagent name or structure. This database which provides access to literature dating from the 1940's is updated several times through the year.
Early American Fiction 1789-1875
Early American Fiction 1789–1875 offers the full text of numerous first editions of American novels and short stories by such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Herman Melville, Harriet Beecher Stowe and Mark Twain, as well as a host of minor writers of the period.
Early American Imprints, Series II - Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
    BC Community Only 
A comprehensive set of books, pamphlets and broadsides published 1801-1819.
Early American imprints. Series I, Evans, 1639-1800
Includes more than 36,000 printed works and 2.3 million pages.
Early American Newspapers
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: America's Historical Newspapers
Over 700 historical newspapers from 23 U.S. states and the District of Columbia. Series 1, 1690–1876: From Colonies to Nation. Series 2, 1758–1900: The New Republic. Series 4, 1756–1922: The Rise of Industry.
Early American Newspapers, Series II
Focusing on the period between 1820 and 1860, when the number of American newspapers rose dramatically, Series 2 offers more than 290 significant 18th- and 19th-century newspapers from every region of the United States.
Early American Newspapers, Series IV
This resource delivers more than 150 valuable 18th-, 19th- and 20th-century newspapers from every region of the United States. Many of the titles are of special historical significance, including The Liberator, William Lloyd Garrison’s powerful anti-slavery newspaper. Others include the Springfield Republican, known for its high literary quality, and the Indianapolis Sentinel, which covers the dramatic changes that took place in the Midwest after the Civil War. In addition to titles that highlight important themes and eras in American history, Series 4 features regional weeklies and big-city dailies, including the New York Herald, Maryland Gazette, Boston Evening Transcript, Charleston Courier, Albuquerque Journal, Salt Lake Telegram, Philadelphia North American and many others.
Early Arabic Printed Books From the British Library
Full-text searchable digital library of early printed books in Arabic script, representing the collections of the British Library. This module (one of three) covers science, history, and geography.
Early Encounters in North America
Thousands of letters, diaries, memoirs, and accounts documenting the relationships among peoples in North America from 1534-1850.
Early English Books Online (EEBO)
Digital versions of key 15th through 17th century printed texts.
Early English Prose Fiction
Early English Prose Fiction is a representative survey of fictional prose in English from the period 1500-1700. In addition to such well-known works as John Bunyan's The Pilgrim's Progress and Sir Philip Sidney's Arcadia, many other kinds of fiction are represented, from prose romances (such as Boyle's Parthenissa) through to popular jest books (such as Peele's Merrie Conceited Iests and Skelton's Merie Tales) and specimens of rogue literature (for example Settle's The Notorious Impostor and the anonymous Life and Death of Mrs. Mary Frith, Commonly Called Mal Cutpurse).
Early Feminist Publications: The Lily, National Citizen and Ballot Box, The Revolution
Early Feminist Publications: The Lily, National Citizen and Ballot Box, and the Revolution.
Early Republic: Critical Editions on the Founding of the United States
Primary sources from the First Federal Congress (1789-1791).
Earth, Atmospheric & Aquatic Science Database
Searches across Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA), Oceanic Abstracts, and Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts (MGA) for resources on environmental issues.
EconLit
EconLit, from the American Economic Association, provides bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature. An expanded version of the Journal of Economic Literature (JEL) indexes of journals, books, and dissertations, EconLit covers both economic theory and application.
Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare, 1591-1911
Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare contains eleven major editions from the First Folio of 1623 to the Cambridge edition of 1863–66, twenty-eight separate contemporary printings of individual plays and poems, selected apocrypha and related works. In addition it contains more than one hundred adaptations, sequels and burlesques from the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, including the whole of Bell's Acting Edition of Shakespeare's Plays (1774).
Education in Video
This video database includes demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms. The collection also contains a wealth of ready-to-use teaching tools, including course, study, and discussion guides, assessment checklists, and themed playlists.
Education Index Retrospective (1929-1983)
Provides more than half a century of cover-to-cover indexing for an international range of Education and Education related English-language periodicals, monographs, and yearbooks. Nearly 600 periodicals are indexed cover-to-cover. The database cites over 850,000 articles, including book reviews.
Education Source
Education Source covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues. The database provides indexing and abstracts for a very large number of journals, as well as full text for over one thousand journals. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. This database also includes full text for hundreds of books and monographs, and full text for numerous education-related conference papers.
Educator's Reference Complete
A collection of more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports (most full-text) focusing on all levels of education, educational administration and policy.
Educator's Reference Desk
This site includes over 2,000 unique lesson plans, links to numerous resources on a variety of educational issues, as well as a 10 year archive of questions from the AskEric site.
Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
Full text of significant English and foreign-language titles printed in Great Britain, along with thousands of important works from the Americas.
Eighteenth Century Journals
Full text of prominent 18th century newspapers and periodicals. Many are ephemeral, lasting only for a handful of issues, others run for several years.
Eighteenth-Century Fiction 1700-1780
Eighteenth-Century Fiction contains 96 works in English prose by writers from the British Isles from the period 1700 to 1780.
Electronic Enlightenment
Correspondence between some of the greatest thinkers and writers of the 18th century and their families, friends, bankers, booksellers, and publishers.
eMarketer
Market data, statistics and analysis on the Internet, e-business, online marketing, media and emerging technologies.
EMBASE
EMBASE.com is the database equivalent of EXCERPTA MEDICA. It is a comprehensive, international database covering Anesthesiology, Human Genetics, Gerontology, Drug Research, Pharmacology, Drug Side Effects and Interactions, Toxicology, Human Medicine (Clinical and Experimental), including Pediatrics and Obstetrics & Gynecology, Basic Biological Sciences, Biotechnology, Biomedicine, Health Policy and Management, Pharmacoeconomics, Public and Occupational Health, Environmental Health, Pollution Control, Substance Dependence and Abuse, Psychiatry, Forensic Science, Alternative and Complementary Medicine, Nursing.
Emerald Library
Collection of scholarly journals covering management, education, health and social care, and library science.
Emily Dickinson’s Correspondences
This XML-based archive brings together seventy-four poems and letters from Emily's correspondence with her sister-in-law and primary confidante, Susan Dickinson. Each text is presented with a digitized scan of the holograph manuscript. These images have zoom functionality as well as a special light-box feature that allows users to view and compare constellations of related documents. Users may search by date, genre, manuscript features, and full text.
EMIS
Provides financial statements, company information, industry analyses, equity quotes, macroeconomic statistics, news articles, and market-specific information on emerging countries.
Empire Online
Digitized manuscript and print documents on colonial history, politics, culture.
Encyclopaedia Islamica
Based on the abridged and edited translation of the Persian Dāʾirat al-Maʿārif-i Buzurg-i Islāmī, Encyclopaedia Islamica is one of the most comprehensive sources on Islam and the Muslim world. It's unique feature lies in the attention given to Shiʿi Islam.
Encyclopaedia Judaica
Major English language encyclopedia of Jewish life and knowledge from the time of Abraham to the contemporary State of Israel.
Encyclopaedia of Islam THREE
A successor to the Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, the third edition is an entirely new work, which maintains the comprehensiveness of its predecessor and adds the new scope that includes comprehensive coverage of Islam in the twentieth century and attention to Muslim minorities all over the world.
Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition
The second edition of the Encyclopaedia of Islam covers all aspects of the Islamic World. Its geographical and historical scope encompasses the old Arabo-Islamic empire, the Islamic countries of Iran, Central Asia, the Indian sub-continent and Indonesia, the Ottoman Empire and all modern Islamic states.
Encyclopaedia of the Qur'an
Encyclopaedia of the Qur'an is an encyclopedic dictionary of qur'anic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, cultural history and exegesis extended with essays on the most important themes and subjects within qur'anic studies.
Encyclopedia of Agriculture and Food Systems
Expansive coverage of global agriculture and food systems
Encyclopedia of American Studies
The Encyclopedia of American Studies brings together a wide range of disciplines related to the history and cultures of the United States, from pre-colonial days to the present. It features broad, synthetic articles covering areas such as history, literature, art, photography, film, architecture, urban studies, ethnicity, race, gender, economics, politics, wars, consumer culture, and global America. With over 800 online, searchable articles and bibliographies, the Encyclopedia of American Studies provides an integrated approach to problems, themes, and issues that cut across disciplinary lines.
Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics
Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics Online comprehensively covers all aspects of Arabic languages and linguistics and deals with all levels of the language (pre-Classical Arabic, Classical Arabic, Modern Standard Arabic, Arabic vernaculars, mixed varieties of Arabic). This unique collaboration of over a hundred scholars from around the world represents different schools and approaches.
Encyclopedia of Associations: International Organizations 55th Edition
This reference covers multinational, national and international membership organizations in more than 190 countries of the world, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe - including U.S.-based organizations with a bi-national or multinational membership.
Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S. 55th Edition
Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations of the U.S. is a comprehensive source of detailed information concerning nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope in categories such as trade, business and commercial; legal, governmental, public administration and military; cultural; educational; veterans, hereditary and patriotic; athletic and sports; fan clubs and more.
Encyclopedia of Communication Theory
This encyclopedia covers the elements, concepts, and traditions of a wide range of theories related to different aspects of communication. Individual theorists are listed separately with reference to the entries in which their work is discussed.
Encyclopedia of Condensed Matter Physics
Coverage of key topics in the field of condensed matter physics, providing historical background to major areas, as well as detailed references to further reading resources
Encyclopedia of Early Modern History
The Encyclopedia of Early Modern History offers political, social, cultural, and economic information about Europe between the mid-15th to the mid-19th centuries. Historical details about the ideas, inventions, and aspects of daily life during this period are provided as well.
Encyclopedia of Geobiology
Encyclopedia offering interdisciplinary coverage of topics and methods in geobiology.
Encyclopedia of Gerontology
This two-volume work features detailed articles on the interdisciplinary aspects of aging. It includes entries on the medical, social, and psychological issues that impact adults as they age.
Encyclopedia of Human Relationships
Drawing on the disciplines of psychology, sociology, communication, family studies, anthropology, physiology, neuroscience, history, economics, and legal studies, this encyclopedia provides an overview of theories, concepts, and empirical findings about human relationships of all kinds.
Encyclopedia of Hydrological Sciences
In-depth background material on hydrology and related areas, including: meteorology and climatology, remote sensing, soils, erosion and sedimentation, ecological interactions, runoff modelling, groundwater, global issues, etc.
Encyclopedia of Jews in the Islamic World
Unique resource on the Jews of Muslim lands particularly in the late medieval, early modern and modern periods.
Encyclopedia of Journalism
This encyclopedia provides a comprehensive analysis of all aspects of present-day journalism, including trends, issues, concepts, institutions, media outlets, technological changes, legal and ethical issues, ownership and industry economics, and the audiences for news. The emphasis is on American media and practice, but also includes entries on journalism in other countries.
Encyclopedia of Judaism
Comprehensive systematic presentation of the current state of scholarship on fundamental issues of Judaism, both past and present. While heavy emphasis is placed on the classical literature of Judaism and its history, it also includes principal entries on circumcision, genetic engineering, homosexuality, intermarriage in American Judaism, and other acutely contemporary issues.
Encyclopedia of Law and Religion
The Encyclopedia of Law and Religion covers all independent nations and jurisdictions as well as the major international organizations, treating the relation between law and religion in its various aspects, including those related to the role of religion in society, the relations between religion and state institutions, freedom of religion, legal aspects of religious traditions, the interaction between law and religion, and other issues at the junction of law, religion, and state.
Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
Authoritative, introductory to advanced level articles in all areas of the life sciences, including cell and molecular biology, genetics, structural biology, biochemistry, developmental biology, ecology, evolution, neuroscience, science in society and others. Special "keynote" articles provide coverage of controversial topics.
Encyclopedia of Molecular Biology
Encyclopedia for background information in the field of molecular biology.
Encyclopedia of Natural Resources
Reference work with hundreds of authoritative articles on topics in natural resources.
Encyclopedia of Ocean Sciences
A comprehensive reference work covering the biological, geological, chemical and physical aspects of ocean sciences, along with the environmental sciences and marine policy.
Encyclopedia of Paleoclimatology and Ancient Environments
Articles on all major facets of paleoclimatological study including stratigraphy, geomorphology, glaciology, paleoecology, paleobotany to geochemistry and geophysics.
Encyclopedia of Religion
The second edition of a standard reference in the field. Presents a cross-cultural approach that emphasizes religion's role within everyday life and as a unique experience from culture to culture. The original 2,750 entries have been retained, many heavily updated, and approximately 600 entirely new articles have been added by an international team of scholars and contributors.
Encyclopedia of Rhetoric
This comprehensive survey combines theory, history, and practice with a special emphasis on public speaking, performance, and communication. Entries are written by scholars in classical studies, philosophy, literature, literary theory, cultural studies, speech, and communication.
Encyclopedia of Semiotics
Comprehensive reference guide to concepts in semiotics, sign theory, and cultural studies. Three hundred entries by leading scholars in a variety of fields — from anthropology and literary theory to linguistics and philosophy — survey the study of signs and symbols in human culture. These articles cover key concepts, theories, theorists, schools of thought, and issues in communications, cognition, and cultural theory.
Encyclopedia of the Bible and its Reception
Comprehensive guide to the current state of knowledge on the background, origins, and development of the canonical texts of the Bible as they were accepted in Judaism and Christianity.
Encyclopedia of the Neo-Latin World
This reference work traces the history and cultural influence of Neo-Latin, the form of Latin that originated in the Italian Renaissance and persists to the modern era. Featuring original contributions by international scholars, it explores a range of subjects from literature and law to philosophy and the sciences.
Encyclopedia of Transitional Justice
This reference work provides information about regime changes in Latin America after the 1970s, the collapse of the European and Soviet communist regimes in 1989 and 1991, and the Arab revolutions of 2011, among others. The encyclopedia entries on transitional justice institutions and organizations and on transitional justice methods, processes, and practices.
Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History
Economic perspectives on historical events such as abolition, prohibition, and world wars, including era overviews, event/movement profiles, biographies, and business/industry historical profiles.
Encyclopedia of Women and Islamic Cultures
Interdisciplinary, trans-historical, and global project embracing women and Islamic cultures in every region where there have been significant Muslim populations. It aims to cover every topic for which there is significant research, examining these regions from the period just before the rise of Islam to the present.
English Drama 1280-1915
English Drama contains about 4,000 plays in verse and prose from the late thirteenth century to the early twentieth. It offers strong coverage of the dramatic literature of the Elizabethan and Jacobean periods, as well as Restoration plays, medieval morality plays and mystery cycles, and nineteenth-century closet dramas. In addition to works by major dramatists such as Ben Jonson, Aphra Behn, William Wycherley, Oliver Goldsmith, Richard Sheridan, Oscar Wilde and J. M. Synge, English Drama includes the dramatic writings of many more neglected writers long inaccessible in print form.
English Historical Documents
Online version of the primary source British history documents multi-volume series. Over 5,500 documents from 500-1914 including American Colonial Documents.
English Poetry
The collection contains over 160,000 poems, comprising a comprehensive canon of English poetry of the British Isles from the 8th century to around 1900. Drawn from nearly 4,500 printed sources, more than 1,250 poets are represented.
English Poetry, Second Edition
English Poetry, Second Edition builds on the earlier English Poetry (600-1900) with enhanced functionality and the addition of more than 20,000 poems from several new categories. Containing more than 183,000 poems by over 2,700 poets, English Poetry, Second Edition now provides good representation both of the literary heritages of Commonwealth and ex-colonial countries and of the poetic legacies of English writers who have only been brought back to scholarly attention during the last thirty years.
English Short Title Catalogue
The English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC) provides extensive descriptions and holdings information for items of all types published in Great Britain and its dependencies in any language from the beginnings of print through the 18th century -- as well as for materials printed in English anywhere else in the world. The database includes materials ranging from Shakespeare and Greek New Testaments to anonymous ballads, broadsides, songs, advertisements and other ephemera. The ESTC serves as a comprehensive bibliography of the hand-press era and as a census of surviving copies.
Epocrates
Epocrates Online provides a completely integrated point of care clinical resource through access to all drug monographs of FDA approved prescriptions, OTC, alternative medications (dosing, pill ID, interaction checker, etc). It also provides access to evaluations of symptoms to identify conditions, treatment options for diseases, Differential Diagnosis, complications possibilities for diseases, plus follow-up recommendations. There are hundreds of diagnostic & laboratory tests by disease type. Infectious diseases may be searched by system or organism. Epocrates is evidence-based with citations.
ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center)
The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, provides extensive access to educational-related literature. It includes coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs. It has links to over three hundred thousand full-text documents going back to 1966. One may also search ERIC through the US Dept. of Education portal at http://www.eric.ed.gov/.
Essay and General Literature Index
A bibliographic database that cites essays and articles contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada. Focuses on the humanities and social sciences, with subject coverage ranging from economics, political science, and history to criticism of literary works, drama, and film.
ETF Global via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. Exchange Trade Funds data, Includes: Constituents, Fund Flows, Profile Data. and Proprietary Analytics.
Ethnic NewsWatch
Covers U.S. ethnic and minority newspapers and other periodicals, many not in library print collections. The full text of the article is available from the citation list produced by keyword searches. English and Spanish searching available.
Ethnologue
Ethnologue: Languages of the World is a comprehensive reference work cataloging all of the world’s known living languages. Since 1951, the Ethnologue has been an active research project involving hundreds of linguists and other researchers around the world. It is widely regarded to be the most comprehensive source of information of its kind.
European Views of the Americas
Searchable bibliography of printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. Covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of Native American peoples.
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Faber Poetry Library
A collection of some of the most influential poets of the twentieth century. The Faber list spans the seventy-year history of this major publishing house, and includes the poetry of James Joyce, Siegfried Sassoon, T.S. Eliot, Ted Hughes, Sylvia Plath and Seamus Heaney. In total The Faber Poetry Library contains 140 volumes by 50 poets.
Factiva
Includes newspapers (i.e. the Wall Street Journal), magazines, journals, company and industry information. Many publications available from 1980 to the present. See the Factiva User Guide for tips on searching.
Facts On File
Facts On File includes 3 databases: Issues and Controversies which covers popular topics from various view points; Today's Science which explains major issues in science; and World New Digest which covers international news from 1940.
FactSet
FactSet provides access to data and analytics on global financial and economic markets and companies, including financial data on 70,000+ public and private companies worldwide, about 2,000 historical financial metrics for over 70 countries, and historical financial data on 5,000 global indices.
Access to FactSet is available for academic, noncommercial use by Boston College students and faculty. Users need to register for an individual account.
Requires: Internet Explorer, Safari or FireFox.
Federal Reserve Bank Reports via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####This data is compiled from Foreign Exchange Rates (Federal Reserve Board's H.10 Report)over 30 world currencies and trade-weighted indices; Interest Rates (Federal Reserve Board's H.15 Report)containing selected interest rates for U.S. Treasuries and private money market and capital market instruments; and FRB-Philadelphia State Indexes.
FIAF Index to Film Periodicals Plus
FIAF Plus includes the main database, the "International Index to Film Periodicals," an essential tool for film studies, created by the International Federation of Film Archives, which contains over 500,000 article citations from more than 345 of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals dating from 1972 to the present. The full-text of articles from over 50 journals is also available.
Film Index International
Film Index International, produced in collaboration with the British Film Institute, offers detailed film information on over 125,000 films from more than 170 countries from the first silent movies to current. FII also includes a personality database covering over 900,000 profiles along with searchable plot summaries, full cast and crew lists, references in film journals and international film awards and prizes.
Film Scripts Online
American and International Film Scripts
Films on Demand
Films On Demand is a Web-based digital video delivery service that allows users to view streaming videos in dozens of subject areas anytime, anywhere, 24/7. Special features allow users the ability to organize and bookmark clips, create and share playlists, and personalize folders.
Financial Times
Provides same day access and 10 year archive. BC Login required. First-time users need to complete sign-in form. After registering, Boston College subscription will be recognized automatically.
Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS)
1941-1996. Transcribed and translated foreign broadcasts and news. The original mission was to monitor, record, transcribe, and translate intercepted radio broadcasts from foreign governments, official news services, and clandestine broadcasts from occupied territories. Now offers the opportunity for students to expand their research into primary sources that originated in languages they do not have.
Foreign Law Guide
This is the electronic version of the well-known 8-volume "green set" entitled "Foreign Law: Current Sources of Codes and Legislation in Jurisdictions of the World," by Thomas H. Reynolds and Arturo A. Flores. It provides essential information on primary and secondary sources of foreign law—what it is, where to find it, and how to use it. It covers more than 170 jurisdictions worldwide. To use it, enter the website and click "Subscriber Login."
Foreign Office Files for India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan
Events covered include independence and partition, the Indian annexation of Hyderabad and Goa, war between India and Pakistan, tensions and war between India and China, the consolidation of power of the Congress Party in India, military rule in Pakistan, the turbulent independence of Bangladesh and the development of nuclear weapons in the region.
Foreign Office Files for Japan
This collection of digitized Foreign Office Files from the National Archives, UK, documents Anglo-Japanese diplomatic relations and Japanese history. The current collection contains the module: Japan, 1931-1945: Japanese Imperialism and the War in the Pacific. Documents include memoranda, reports, correspondence and assessment of events and speeches.
Foreign Office Files for the Middle East, 1971-1981
This collection, sourced from the National Archives, UK, provides an expansive view of key events and their global political impact through access to files and documents of the Foreign and Commonwealth Offices. It covers the Iran-Iraq War and Arab-Israeli conflicts, Cold War politics, relationships with superpowers, the impact of oil wealth, and civil conflicts in Lebanon, Iran, Cyprus and Yemen.
ForeignAffairs.com
The Foreign Affairs website offers web-based articles and content produced by the Council on Foreign Relations covering United States foreign policy and international relations. This material is not available in their traditional publication.
Forrester Research
BC Username/Password required
Provides in-depth market research reports which focus on emerging technologies and their impact on business.
Foundation Directory Online
Provides access to 120,000+ foundations and corporate donors, 3 million recent grants and more than half a million key decision makers
Foundation Grants to Individuals Online
FRANCIS
Open access archive combining the INIST's databases Francis (primarily Humanities and Social Sciences) and Pascal (Science, Technology and Medicine).
French Women Writers
Searchable database containing works by French women authors from the 16th to the 19th century.
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Gale Business Collection
Use this database to search nearly 4,000 leading business & trade publications including content from Predicasts Overview of Markets & Technology (PROMT), as well as international company profiles and all business and management topics.
Gale Encyclopedia of American Law 3rd edition
Provides information on legal topics including discussion of leading cases, major statutes, definitions of legal terms and concepts and more.
Gartner Research
Login with BC Username & Password Gartner is a leading research and analysis advisor company that provides reports on the Information Technology industry and IT products, as well as forecasting trends in various Information Technology areas.
GenderWatch
A full text database of diverse publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas.
General OneFile
A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources including articles from magazines, reference books, and newspapers, many with full-text and images, with information about the latest current events, popular culture, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.
GeoRef
Geology of North America from 1693 to the present and the geology of the rest of the world from 1933 to the present. Extensive coverage of the journal literature, as well as survey data from many governmental organizations, including all publications of the U.S. Geological Survey. Masters' theses and doctoral dissertations from US and Canadian universities are also referenced. Note: Searches Georef and Georef in Process (for most recent citations) together
GeoScienceWorld (GSW)
Full text access to many of the journals of the major geological societies & institutes. Searchable features include table of contents, new contents, authors, and map coordinates.
Gerritsen Collection - Women's History Online
This database covers the study of international women's history, feminism and the feminist movement. It consists of periodicals, books, and pamphlets in 15 languages.
Global Commodities
Focused on 15 significant commodities: Chocolate, Coffee, Cotton, Fur, Oil, Opium, Porcelain, Silver & Gold, Spices, Sugar, Tea, Timber, Tobacco, Wheat, and Wine & Spirits. Each commodity is documented through manuscript materials, maps, posters, paintings, photographs, and rare books, allowing students to explore the origins of the commodity, their first uses, the trade that developed and the ways in which these items were marketed and consumed.
Global Insight
Global Insight/DRI Standard and Poor's Database contains United States macroeconomic time series from the financial, manufacturing, and government sectors. Global Insight/DRI Basic Economics contains annual, quarterly, and monthly data on over 6,100 time series, some going back to 1946. Also available through WRDS web site.
Global Issues in Context
Resource presenting viewpoints from a global perspective on what's happening in the world today and why.
Globe and Mail (Historical Newspapers)
Available from 1851. Most recent 4 years not available.
Glossary of Geology
Glossary to the terminology of the geosciences.
Goethes Werke im WWW
Electronic version of Goethes Werke, Weimar: H. Böhlau, 1887-1919; Goethes Gespräche. Leipzig: Biedermann, 1889-1896; Goethes Werke, Nachträge zur Weimarer Ausgabe, München: Deutscher Taschenbuch Verlag, 1990.
GoinGlobal
GoinGlobal provides information on worldwide resources for internship and job searches. Contents include Country Career Guides, USA/Canada City Career Guides, Job Postings and Internship Listings, H1B Visa Info, and an Employer Directory.
Google Book Search
Google Books is a growing collection of the full-text of out of copyright books as well as snippets from more recent titles from the collections of some of the world's major research libraries. Use the advanced mode for more exact searching.
Google Scholar
Searches across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. Google Scholar helps you identify the most relevant research across the world of scholarly research and provides links to resources at Boston College. To set up these links, go to Settings and enter Boston College in the Library Links area.
govinfo
Access official publications from all three branches of the U.S. Federal Government, this site is an updated replacement of FDsys
Grand Corpus des grammaires françaises, des remarques et des traités sur la langue (XIVe-XVIIe s.)
Great Corpus of French language Grammars, Commentaries and Treatises on language (14th-17th centuries)) groups together in one database the Corpus of French Renaissance grammars, the Corpus of French 17th century grammars and the Corpus of remarks on the French language (17th Century).
Grand Robert de la Langue Francaise
Dictionary of French Language
GreenFILE
GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles in the environmental fields, as well as government documents and reports. Includes full text for selected titles. Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, GreenFILE serves as an informative resource for anyone concerned about the issues facing our planet.
Gregorii Nysseni Opera Online
Here is the ultimate online critical text edition of Gregory of Nyssa's works based on all available known manuscripts, introduced with a complete discussion of the textual transmission and accompanied by extensive annotations on the biblical, classical and patristic sources, and indices.
Grove Encyclopedia of Decorative Arts
Covers thousands of years of decorative arts production throughout western and non-western cultures. There are thousands of entries on artists, craftsmen, designers, workshops, and decorative art forms. Also included are entries on the qualities and historical uses of materials, concise definitions on art forms and styles, and in-depth articles discussing the history of armor, jewelry, furniture, textiles, and ceramics.
Grove Encyclopedia of Materials and Techniques in Art
Describe historical and current uses of materials and techniques in a wide range of areas from painting and sculpture to non-traditional media such as digital and video art. Coverage includes materials in art practice (e.g. ink, enamel, digital materials); materials in conservation (e.g. adhesives); classes of artifacts (e.g. wallpaper, mosaic, ceramic); techniques and methods (e.g. book binding, gilding, printing, weaving), terms (e.g. rustication), tools (e.g. easel, laser), theory (e.g. technical examination, conservation controversies), fakes & forgeries, and conservation theorists and practitioners.
Guardian & Observer (Historical Newspapers)
The Guardian (Available from 1821. Most recent 15 years not available) and The Observer (Available from 1791. Most recent 15 years not available)
GuideStar Premium
Guidestar provides access to information on non-profits. Includes financial data such as income and assets, access to IRS Form 990, organizational statistics, and a summary of organizational goals and activities. Includes lists of board members and executives.
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Harper's Bazaar
America’s first fashion magazine, from 1867 to present.
HathiTrust
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Hathi Trust
A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries, HathiTrust brings together the digitized book and serial collections of major universities and other partner institutions, a significant portion of which is in the public domain and available full text. Boston College's status as a partner makes it possible for members of the Boston College community to download any of the out-of-copyright items as PDFs.
HathiTrust United States Federal Government Documents Registry
Search this database to find and identify United States federal government documents by topic, time period or government agency. This is an on-going HathiTrust project to build a registry of data representing federal government documents published from 1789 to present. The registry provides links to full text documents when they are available.
Health & Psychosocial Instruments
Health and Psychosocial Instruments contains information on questionnaires, tests, rating scales and other measurements in nursing and health and semantics.
Health and Wellness Resource Center
Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.
Health Reference Center Academic
A fulltext database that indexes medical journals, consumer health magazines, health newsletters, reference books, referral information, topical overviews, pamphlets, and newspaper articles. Materials indexed: approximately 165 periodicals, six reference books, and over 500 pamphlets; selective indexing for articles in approximately 1500 additional general interest titles; and full text for more than 150 periodicals, all reference books, and all pamphlets.
Hein Online
HeinOnline is an image-based legal research database with over 50 million pages of legal information in fully-searchable PDF format, comprising over 30 separate collections including Law Journal Library, Legal Classics, U.S. Supreme Court Library, U.S. Federal Legislative History Library, U.S. Congressional Documents, Treaties and Agreements Library and many others. Additional titles and years are added regularly.
Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI) Online
The HAPI bibliographic database covers political, economic, and social issues and information about Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States.
Historical Abstracts
Premier index of journal articles, book chapters, book reviews, and dissertations pertaining to the study of World History (Europe, Asia, Middle East, Africa, Latin America), from 1450 to the present. Coverage is 1955-present.
Historical Math Monographs. Cornell University Library
The Cornell University Library makes available a collection of more than 500 historical mathematics monographs that were part of a joint study on digital preservation between Cornell and the Xerox Corporation. Mathematics Monographs is a collection of selected monographs with expired copyrights chosen from the mathematics field.
Historical Statistics of the United States
Historical Statistics of the United States presents the numerical history of the United States. More than 37,000 annual time series of quantitative historical information covering virtually every quantifiable dimension of American history: population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, governance, and international relations, all from the earliest times to the present.
Homeland Security Digital Library
The HSDC is a collection of documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. It contains documents from federal, state, tribal, and local government agencies, professional organizations, think tanks, academic institutions, and international governing bodies.
Hospitality & Tourism Complete
Includes periodicals, books and company & country reports on tourism from 1930 to the present.
House and Senate Journals, Series 1, 1789-1817
Chronicles matters considered on the floor, votes and other actions taken, in the House and Senate, as well as excerpts from executive department communications and member responses. Illuminates key moments in early American history and government as they occurred and influential decisions as they were made.
Human Rights Studies Online
Human Rights Studies Online provides documentation, analysis, and interpretation of major human rights violations and atrocity crimes worldwide. The collection includes text and video that give voice to the countless victims of human rights crimes in the 20th and early 21st centuries committed during the Holocaust, and in Armenia, Cambodia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Rwanda, Darfur, and other locations.
Humanities & Social Science Index Retrospective
Humanities and Social Sciences Index Retrospective is an index to articles from nearly 1,200 English-language periodicals, including many of the most important scholarly journals of the 20th century. More than 1,300,000 articles and 240,000 book reviews are included.
Humanities Index
Formerly known as the British Humanities Index, or BHI, indexes about 400 internationally respected humanities journals and weekly magazines published in the UK and other English speaking countries, as well as quality newspapers published in the UK.
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IBES via WRDS (Institutional Brokers Estimate System)
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####I/B/E/S International Inc. delivers Global Summary and Individual forecast information as well as buy-sell-hold recommendations for companies globally, plus cash flow, dividend, and pre-tax profit forecasts analyzing forecast data analyst estimates forecasts data.
IBFD Tax Research Platform
IBFD, the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation, offers a comprehensive package of international and country-specific tax materials, searchable by format, topic, or country. Materials include journals, e-books, case law databases, news services, and surveys and analyses which enable researchers to research tax-related topics in one or more countries at a time
IBISWorld
Detailed U.S., China & World industry reports. New: State level industry reports.
Be sure to click on the tabs above the report name to get industry performance, competitive landscape, major companies, etc.
ICPSR Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research
The Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR), an international organization of colleges and universities which provide access to the world's largest archive of computerized social science data in the areas of political science, sociology, demography, economics, history, education, gerontology, criminal justice, public health, foreign policy, and law occurring in over 130 countries. Special archives on health and medical care, education, aging, criminal justice and substance abuse and mental health available. Most codebooks freely available. To download data, click on "downloads" link of study and sign in to ICPSR account.
IEEE Xplore
Comprehensive coverage of journals, magazines, transactions, letters, conference proceedings, for both IEEE and IET from the U.K. in addition to active IEEE Standards. The database includes unlimited access to more than 1,750,000 documents, and goes back to 1913. Updated weekly.
IEEE Xplore Conference Proceedings Archive
Full-text IEEE conference papers across 850+ conference series, with coverage dating from 1951 through 1999, across numerous areas of technology. The collection includes all of the IEEE conference material currently available in IEEE Xplore for the years specified.
Illustrated London News
1842–2003 (full run). Searchable full text color images. Covers politics, social history, fashion, theatre, media, literature, and advertising.
IMF - Balance of Payments via Data-Planet Statistical Datasets
Balance of payment data record the flows of goods, services and finance between an economy and the rest of the world.
IMF - Direction of Trade via Data-Planet Statistical Datasets
Data from the International Monetary Fund by country, from 1980 to the present. Compiled monthly the database shows the value of a country's imports and exports, by country of destination and origin.
IMF - International Financial Statistics via BC server
BC username/password required. This International Monetary Fund data set is a standard source of international statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance. It reports data on exchange rates, international liquidity, international banking, money and banking, interest rates, prices, production, international transactions, government accounts, and national accounts.
IMF - International Financial Statistics via Data-Planet Statistical Datasets
International Monetary Fund data from 1948 to the present. Compiled monthly, the database shows international transactions, exchange rates, and selected economic indicators for member countries.
Immigration: Records of the INS, 1880-1930
Covers the investigations made by the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS) during the immigration wave of 1880-1930, including immigration to the U.S. by Asians, Mexicans and Europeans, as well as extensive files on the INS's regulation of prostitution and white slavery and on suppression of radical aliens
Immigrations, Migrations and Refugees: Global Perspectives, 1941-1996
From the archives of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency come government reports covering all aspects of global migration during much of the 20th-century, including such pivotal events as post-World War II Jewish resettlement, South African apartheid, Latin American migrations to the United States and much more. This digital archive captures translated and English-language radio and television broadcasts, newspapers, periodicals and government documents, along with analysis by the CIA predecessor agency.
In Principio
This resource consists of a collection of one million incipits (the first words of a particular work), the product of research carried out by the Institut de Recherche et d'Histoire des Textes, the Bibliothèque Nationale de France - Département des Manuscrits, the Hill Monastic Manuscript Library, and a number of smaller collections. The incipit collection covers Latin literature from the pre-classical age to the Renaissance. For each incipit, references are given to the author's name and title of a work, the manuscript or manuscripts which contain the text, and bibliographical references. The records are fully searchable; boolean searching is possible and spelling variants have been accommodated.
Independent Voices
Independent Voices is a digital collection of alternative press newspapers, magazines and journals, drawn from the special collections of participating libraries. These periodicals were produced by feminists, dissident GIs, campus radicals, Native Americans, anti-war activists, Black Power advocates, Hispanics, LGBT activists, the extreme right-wing press and alternative literary magazines during the latter half of the 20th century.
Index Chemicus
Chemical compound information.
Index Islamicus
Index Islamicus is a multidisciplinary index of the literature of Islam and the Muslim world. It includes records of journal articles, books, chapters of books, conference proceedings, monographs, multi-authored works and book reviews covering the accounting, archaeology, arts, bibliography & scholarship, economics, education, geography, history, law, literature, natural & applied sciences, philosophy, politics, religion, social sciences, theology, travel and zoology of the Islamic world and the Islamic diaspora in the West.
Index of Articles on Jewish Studies (RAMBI)
A selective bibliography of articles in the various fields of Jewish studies and in the study of Eretz Israel. Material listed in Rambi is compiled from thousands of periodicals and from collections of articles - in Hebrew, Yiddish, and European languages- mainly from the holdings of the Jewish National and University Library. RAMBI Web Catalog - Unicode Edition contains the entire Rambi database (1966 - present) and uses a Unicode-based interface to facilitate display and entry of Hebrew characters.
Index of Medieval Art
The Index of Medieval Art is the largest database of medieval art with detailed records for over 80,000 works of art including manuscripts, metalwork, sculpture, painting, glass,etc. dating from early apostolic times to AD 1550. A bibliography for each work of art is included.
Index Religiosus
A reference bibliography for academic publications in Theology, Religious Studies and Church History. Initial information was drawn from the bibliography of the Revue d’histoire ecclésiastique and the Ephemerides Theologicae Lovanienses.
Index Theologicus
Based on the extensive theology collection of the Tübingen University Library, this free database includes international coverage of journals and festschriften in Theology and Religious Studies.
Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
Indexes articles and book reviews published worldwide, including journals, essays, festschrifts, and congress reports. Includes comparative law, international law (public and private), and municipal law of countries other than the United States and the United Kingdom.
Index to Jewish Periodicals
The Index to Jewish Periodicals provides citations to articles, book reviews, feature stories, and other contents in English, appearing in periodicals devoted to Jewish culture and history.
Index to Legal Periodicals & Books (1908-present)
Articles from legal periodicals and citations from law books published since 1908. Includes law reviews, bar association journals, yearbooks, institutes, government publications, and indexing of court decisions.
Indo-European Etymological Dictionaries Online
(IEDO) reconstructs the lexicon for the most important languages and language branches of Indo-European.
IngentaConnect
This index database provides citations to scholarly research articles, books, monographs, reports, and statistics online, many linked to full text. It also provides a table of contents and an alerts service based on your search terms.
Inorganic Crystal Structure Database (ICSD)
The ICSD provides access to inorganic crystal structure data appearing in the literature from 1913 on. Additional structures are added by expert evaluation or computer analysis. The database is updated twice yearly. For inclusion, structures must be fully characterized, atomic coordinates determined and the composition fully specified. Users searching for organic or organometallic crystal data should use the Cambridge Structural Database, the CSD. The ICSD is produced cooperatively by the Fachinformationszentrum Karlsruhe (FIZ) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST),
Inspec
Inspec is the world's largest bibliographic database focusing on physics, electrical engineering and electronics, computer and control engineering and information technology. International in scope, it includes books, journal articles, conference proceedings, dissertations, technical reports, etc., from 1898 - present. The Web of Science interface provides citation and related records linking for many references. For the most powerful searching, incorporate the INSPEC Thesaurus and Classification Controlled Index search options.
Intelligize
Intelligize provides a suite of applications to support SEC research and compliance activities. Requires a personal account which must be created while connected to the BC network and with a .bc.edu email address. Once established, a personal account can be accessed from any location.
International Bibliography of Art (IBA)
IBA (International Bibliography of Art) is the successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and consists of approximately 28,000 records of international scholarship on Fine and Decorative arts in all media, Museum Studies, Archaeology, Classical Studies and Material culture published since 2008.
International Bibliography of the Social Sciences
Abstracts to journal articles, books, and reviews from a broad variety of social science disciplines.
International Critical Tables of Numeric Data, Physics, Chemistry and Technology
This is the first electronic edition of the classic International Critical Tables of Numerical Data, Physics, Chemistry and Technology (ICT), long known for providing critically-evaluated data on organic, inorganic and pure substances. The full-text of the original 7-volume work can be displayed in PDF format. Some tables are interactive. The index has been completely hyper-linked to the text. Originally published 1926 – 1930 by the National Research Council (U.S.), under the auspices of the International Research Council and the National Academy of Sciences.
International Encyclopaedia for Labour Law and Industrial Relations
International Encyclopaedia for Labour Law and Industrial Relations is updated monthly and features searchable PDFs. Materials include English translations of important labor and industrial relations laws of over 20 nations, international and regional case law, and treatises covering labor relations in over 65 countries and internationally. Topics include developing trends in the relationship between management and labor, and the work of major international bodies such as the ILO, NAFTA, OECD and the EU.
International Encyclopaedia for the Middle Ages & Lexikon des Mittelalters
Based upon the most important encyclopaedia in the world for medievalists, LexMA's signed articles written by 3,000 authors cover all aspects of medieval studies within the period 300 to 1500.
International Encyclopedia of Communication
The International Encyclopedia of Communication provides more than 1,300 articles covering communication theory and philosophy, interpersonal communication, journalism, intercultural and intergroup communication, media effects, strategic communication, public relations and advertising, communication and media law and policy, media systems in the world, and communication and technology.
International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences
This encyclopedia published in 2001 comprises 4,000 articles and includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.
International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, 2nd edition
This eight-volume online encyclopedia highlights the expanding influence of economics in social science research and features nearly 3,000 entirely new articles and important biographies contributed by thousands of scholars (including several Nobel prize winners) from around the world on a wide array of global topics, including: achievement testing, censorship, personality measurement, aging, income distribution, foreign aid (political and economic aspects), food (world problems, consumption patterns), cultural adaptation, comparative health-care systems, terrorism, political correctness, agricultural innovation, legislation of morality, sexual violence and exploitation, white collar crime.
International Historical Statistics
Statistical data from around the world (Americas, Europe, Africa, Asia, and Oceania) covering a wide range of socio-economic topics. This resource updates the latest print edition (2007) of International Historical Statistics. It includes 260 years of data, collected between 1750-2010, and offers the ability to compare by year or geographic region and to download data as an ePDF or Excel file.
International Medieval Bibliography & Bibliographie de Civilisation Médiévale
A bibliography of all aspects of the European Middle Ages including theology and philosophy.
International Political Science Abstracts
Indexes and abstracts articles from major political science journals. Covers theory, government, political process, international relations, and national and area studies.
International Studies Encyclopedia
Published with the International Studies Association, this resource is the most comprehensive reference work for the fields of international studies and international relations.
International Tables for Crystallography
International Tables for Crystallography is the definitive resource and reference work for crystallography. Find here articles and tables of data for crystallographic research and applications of crystallographic methods in all sciences concerned with the structure and properties of materials.
Investext
Research reports written by analysts at leading investment banks, brokerage houses and consulting firms. Available via Mergent Online (formerly available through Thomson One).
IOP Journals and Book Collections
Journals and selected book collections published by the Institute of Physics (IOP), an international learned society and professional body for the advancement and dissemination of physics, pure and applied.
Irish Books in Print
Database of books published in Ireland or by an Irish author; includes out of print titles and titles from small publishers.
Irish Newspaper Archives
Online archive of Irish national and regional newspapers. Coverage across titles is from 1763 to the present.
Irish Times & Weekly Irish Times (Historical Newspapers)
Irish Times (Available from 1859 most recent 2 years not available) & Weekly Irish Times (Available from 1876 to 1958)
Irish Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Irish Women Poets of the Romantic Period includes more than 80 volumes of poetry by approximately 50 Irish women writing between 1768 and 1842. The database also offers numerous biographical and critical essays prepared by leading scholars specifically for the project. New content is added on a regular basis.
Iskusstvo kino
Russia’s premier journal of cinema offers Russian and foreign movie reviews, articles on filmmaking and cinema culture, criticism, and essays. It traces Russian arts and culture from the ‘socialist realism’ era all the way through contemporary filmmaking
ISS Incentive Lab
The database provides executive compensation data with extensive coverage and history; U.S. 1998-present, Europe: 2011-present.
Iter Gateway to the Middle Ages & Renaissance
Bibliography of interdisciplinary journal literature pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700).
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JBI COnNECT+ (Clinical Online Network of Evidence for Care and Therapeutics)
Provides access to resources to help the health care professional find and use evidence to inform clinical decision-making.
JBI Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database
Joanna Briggs Institute EBP Database (Ovid) provides access to resources to help the health care professional find and use evidence to inform clinical decision-making.
JCR: Journal Citation Reports
A resource for journal evaluation using citation data drawn from scholarly and technical journals worldwide in the areas of science, technology, and the social sciences. Multidisciplinary and international, JCR includes two editions: the Science Edition and the Social Sciences Edition (scroll down to find check-boxes to select).
Jesuit Historiography Online
Over seventy historiographical essays addressing a multitude of topical and geographical approaches to Jesuit history, providing "summaries of key texts from the earlier literature, painstaking surveys of more recent work, and digests of archival and online resources." An open access resource, JHO is supported by the Institute for Advanced Jesuit Studies at Boston College.
Jewish News Archive
Collection of Jewish Telegraphic Agency (JTA) is the archive of original reporting from around the world that documents Jewish experience of the 20th century, much of it not written about in the mainstream media. There are contemporaneous articles reported from Europe between 1937-1945 that document the Holocaust on a daily basis, articles documenting the experience of Russian Jews throughout entire reign of Communism, coverage of life in then-Palestine before the new state was inaugurated in 1948, and much more. 1923-current.
Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory
The Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism includes more than 300 alphabetically arranged entries and subentries on critics and theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.
JSTOR
JSTOR is a collection of scholarly ebooks and journals across disciplines. The journal archive includes back issues and some current issues.
JSTOR Ireland Collection
Titles and resources related to Ireland or Irish writing across the arts, humanities, and sciences in disciplines such as music, art, history, literature, archaeology, mathematics, and biology. Materials span from the 1780s to the present.
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Kafkas Werke im WWW
The Kritische Kafka-Ausgabe des S. Fischer Verlages bei Chadwyck-Healey is the complete critical edition of Kafka's works published by S. Fischer Verlag.
Kanopy
Kanopy is a streaming video service for academic libraries, that provides access to over 26,000 films, that all include public performance rights.
Kids InfoBits
Designed for grades K-5 students. 100 full-text magazines and newswires. Includes Blackbirch Press curriculum support references, graphs, charts, maps, and 2,500 searchable images.
Kindlers Literatur Lexikon
Kindlers Literatur Lexikon is the online version of the comprehensive German language encyclopedia of world literature, including the full text of the 17 volumes of the 3rd edition, and annual updates from 2010-present.
King James Bible
The King James or 'Authorized' edition of the Bible (1611) was the standard edition of the Bible for nearly three centuries, drawing heavily on previous editions and providing the principal influence for many subsequent versions. This fully searchable online version presents the full text (of the ‘He' version) with all introductory matter, annotation, calendars, genealogies and tables.
Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology
The Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology presents scholarly, substantive articles on chemical substances, including their properties, manufacturing, and uses. It also focuses on industrial processes and unit operations in chemical engineering, fundamentals and scientific subjects related to the field, and environmental and health issues.
Knovel Critical Tables
Knovel Critical Tables provides access to physical and chemical property data drawn from multiple online sources. Interactive tables allow you to display, find, sort, filter, reformat and export data. Use the equation plotter to compare and analyze data. Search by combined keywords, property values, and property value ranges. Tables contain physical property data for over 21,000 organic and inorganic compounds and pure substances, solvent data for 385 common solvents and thermodynamic data for over 15,000 compounds. Updated quaterly.
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LandScan Global Population Database
BC username/password required. At approximately 1 km resolution (30" X 30"), LandScan provides high resolution global population distribution data and represents an ambient population (average over 24 hours). LandScan population distribution models are tailored to match the data conditions and geographical nature of each individual country and region.
Latin American Anarchist and Labour Periodicals
Periodicals held by the International Institute of Social History (IISH) in Amsterdam, documenting the anarchist and anarcho-syndicalist periods in the history of Latin American labor movements.
Latin American Newsletters
Since 1967, LatinNews (Latin American Newsletters) has been acknowledged as the foremost source of intelligence on political and economic developments in Latin America and the Caribbean. Read by business executives, the financial services sector, government officials and leading academics alike, LatinNews' comprehensive range of print and online resources offers subscribers a reliable, accurate and timely source of insight into key events that shape the region.
Latin American Newspapers, Series 1, 1805-1922
Issues from more than 50 newspapers from countries including Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Cuba, Guatemala, Mexico, Peru and Venezuela dating from the 19th to early 20th century. Search and browse by title, language, date and place of publication.
Latin American Open Archives Portal (LAOAP)
A project of the Latin Americanist Research Resources Project in collaboration with the Latin American Network Information Center, LAOAP seeks to improve access to social sciences grey literature produced in Latin America by providing access to working documents, pre-prints, research papers, statistical documents, and other difficult-to-access materials from the "deep Web."
Latin American Women Writers
Fully searchable collection of prose, poetry, and drama composed by women writing in Mexico, Central America, and South America; also includes essays by Latin American feminists and about the feminist movement, universal concerns of women, and the distinctive issues of their struggles in the region.
Latin Americanist Periodicals Table of Contents Project (LAPTOC)
Provides access to the tables of contents of journals published in Latin America and the Caribbean; consists of 975 academic and research journals published in 29 countries in the region, including bibliographic references to more than 340,000 articles in the area’s major languages. Most of the articles indexed in LAPTOC were published between 1994 and 2009. LAPTOC is hosted at Vanderbilt University.
Law Library Microform Consortium (LLMC)
Includes federal legislative, administrative and judicial materials from the collections of government and academic law libraries. With new materials added regularly, this on-going digitalization project will eventually include full-text of materials in many areas including canon law, military law, Native American law, the Yale Blackstone collection, the law of Commonwealth countries, and civil law of western European countries.
Left Index
Note: Limited to 5 simultaneous users.##Since 1982, the Left Index has provided access to the diversity of literature on the left, with a primary emphasis on politically and culturally engaged scholarship inside and outside the academy and a secondary emphasis on significant but little known sources of news and ideas.
LegalTrac
Covers over 800 legal publications from the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand; includes academic law reviews, bar journals and legal newspapers.
Letters of Christina Rossetti
This digital edition incorporates the complete text of the four-volume print edition, The Letters of Christina Rossetti, edited by Antony H. Harrison. All 2124 letters may be read in chronological order or searched by full text or recipient. In addition, indexes from the print volumes have been consolidated into a single online index.
Letters of Matthew Arnold
Including nearly 4,000 letters, The Letters of Matthew Arnold represents the most comprehensive and assiduously annotated collection of Arnold's correspondence available. This digital edition is fully searchable and includes both a linked index and a complete chronological listing of the letters.
Lexicons of Early Modern English
Lexicons of Early Modern English (LEME) provides access to early books and manuscripts that document the English language from the beginning of printing in England to 1702. With over 150 monolingual, bilingual, and polyglot dictionaries and glossaries (in which either source or target language is English), as well as linguistic treatises, and encyclopedic or topical work LEME gives excellent opportunities for research for historians of the English language. A half-million word-entries devised by contemporary speakers of early modern English describe the meaning of words, and their equivalents in languages such as French, Italian, Spanish, Latin, Greek, Hebrew, and other tongues encountered then in Europe, America, and Asia.
LexisNexis State Capital
Access bills, laws, constitutions, proposed and enacted regulations; legislature membership, and newspapers of record for one state, any combination of states or all 50 states. Compare law and public policy developments. Monitor proposed and enacted state laws. Analyse national and regional trends.
LGBT Life with Full Text
LGBT Fulltext provides comprehensive coverage of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Studies. This database indexes more than 120 core periodicals and has fulltext for the 50 major GLBT journals and newspapers.It includes a significant number of core books & reference works. and Grey Literature is included. The database will include NISC's Sexual Diversity Studies.
Library Information Science and Technology Abstracts (LISTA)
Index to information on library and information science in more than 600 periodicals, research reports, books and conference proceedings. With coverage back to the mid-60s, this resource covers topics such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.
Library Literature and Information Science Full Text
The full text of over 91 journals from 1998 to present. The database indexes 200 key library and information science periodicals as well as 600 individual books a year published in the United States and elsewhere. Included in the database are conference proceedings, selected state journals, and library school theses with topics covering censorship, public relations, preservation, copyright legislation, automation, cataloging, and classification.
Library of Latin Texts CLCLT
This full text database contains Latin texts from the beginning of Latin literature (Livius Andronicus, 240 BC) through to the texts of the Second Vatican Council (1962-1965). It covers all the works from the classical period, the most important patristic works, an extensive corpus of Medieval Latin literature as well as works of recentior latinitas. The texts have been taken from the Corpus Christianorum series and from other leading editions. Series A and Series B are meant to complement one another. The Cross Database Searchtool (listed next to LLT) allows searching Series A and B together.
Linguistic Bibliography Online
The Linguistic Bibliography Online covers all disciplines of theoretical linguistics, both general and language specific, from all geographical areas, including less-known and extinct languages, with particular attention to the many endangered languages of the world. The online edition contains all entries of the printed volumes as of 1993 and new records are added on a monthly basis.
Linguistic Data Consortium
The Linguistic Data Consortium (LDC) is an open consortium of universities, libraries, corporations and government research laboratories. In addition to being a repository , it creates and distributes a wide array of language resources. LDC also supports sponsored research programs and language-based technology evaluations by providing resources and contributing organizational expertise.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts
This database covers a wide range of areas related to the nature and use of language. Major topics include phonetics, phonology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is also given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.
Literature Criticism 1400-1800 Online (LCO)
A subset of Literature Criticism Online this resource provides comprehensive biographical and critical coverage of the careers and works of the greatest writers and thinkers of the late Middle Ages, Renaissance and Restoration eras.
Literature Criticism Online
This large online collection of literary criticism provides a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres. Multiple search and browse options are provided.
Literature Online
Literature Online (LION) combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources.
Literature Resource Center
Literature Resource Center provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors (novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers) from every age and literary discipline.
Lobbyists.info
Lobbyists.info is a resource for information on lobbying and government relations across the nation. Browse and search for information by legislation, organization, lobbying firm and more.
Loeb Classical Library
This resource is an interconnected, fully searchable library of over 500 volumes of Latin and Greek texts and their accompanying English translations including epic and lyric poetry; tragedy and comedy; history, travel, philosophy, and oratory; the great medical writers and mathematicians; and those Church Fathers who made particular use of pagan culture.
Los Angeles Times (Historical Newspapers)
1881–1996. Searchable full text images. Later editions available elsewhere; search BC catalog for details.
Luthers Werke im WWW
The Weimar Edition in electronic form. The Weimar Edition, which is regarded as a monumental work in the field of theology and the German language, was first published in 1883 and includes 112 volumes in 117 sections.####Note: Limited to 3 simultaneous users.
Lyell Collection
Electronic version of the publications of The Geological Society of London, including the Journal of the Geological Society, Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, the Geological Society's Special Publications, and the Engineering Geology Special Publications and Memoir book series.
Lynda.com
Available from the Boston Public Library, Lynda.com provides access to a video library of courses on office productivity, audio, video, and web software, as well as business and job skills.
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Making of Modern Law: Foreign Primary Sources 1600-1970: parts 1 and 2
Historical legal codes, statutes, regulations, and commentaries on codes from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, and other countries in northern Europe. Included are crucial sources of historical statutes and regulations for the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, sourced from the law libraries of Yale, Harvard, and George Washington University.
Making of Modern Law: Foreign, Comparative and International Law 1600-1926
Pre-1926 treatises and similar monographs, sourced from the collections of the Yale, George Washington University, and Columbia law libraries, in the following areas: International Law; Comparative Law; Foreign Law; Roman Law; Islamic Law; Jewish Law; and Ancient Law.
Making of Modern Law: Legal Treatises, 1800-1926
Digital images of more than 21,000 legal treatises on 19th and early-20th century American and British Commonwealth law.
Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources, 1620-1970
Published records of the American colonies, documents published by state constitutional conventions, state codes, city charters, law dictionaries, digests and more.
Making of Modern Law: Trials, 1600-1926
Historical legal trials, mostly from England and America, drawn from the historical print collections of the Harvard and Yale Law School Libraries and the Library of the Bar of the City of New York.
Making of Modern Law: U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978
Nearly 11 million pages of records and briefs brought before the U.S. Supreme Court, 1832-1978.
Making of the Modern World
Digitized Goldsmiths'-Kress Collection, drawn from the University of London and Harvard's Baker Library. Offers primary sources focused on "the dynamics of Western trade and wealth that shaped the world from the last half of the 15th century to the mid-19th century." Part II includes a supplement that extends coverage to 1914.
March of Time
From 1935-1967, American theatergoers and television watchers were witness to Time Inc.'s unique and controversial newsreel series, The March of Time®. The 413 newsreels have been restored to their original luster by HBO Archives and complete transcripts are shown alongside of the films.
Market Share Reporter
An annual compilation of reported market share data on companies, products, and services (2009-present). Print volumes from 1991-2010 (with some gaps) available In O'Neill Library HF5415 .M374.
TIP: Hold the Ctrl key to select multiple years.
MarketResearch.com
Includes reports from several market research firms covering service industries, consumer goods, demographics, food and beverage, heavy industry, life science, public sector and technology and media.
For academic use only.
Marquis Biography Online
International in scope, this database includes biographies of people in business, law, science, medicine, the arts, government, and entertainment. Updated daily, this source also includes biographies that have appeared in 24 Marquis Who's Who print titles since 1985, plus historical biographies from our Who Was Who in America volumes from 1607-1985.
Mass Observation Online
British social history, 1937-1972. Topics include popular culture, consumerism, branding and fashion, sex, marriage, and the family, as well as attitudes to war and politics. Mass Observation Online makes available original manuscript and typescript papers created and collected by the Mass Observation organisation, as well as printed publications, photographs and interactive maps.
MathSciNet
MathSciNet is a comprehensive database covering the world's mathematical literature. It provides reviews and bibliographic data from Mathematical Review and Current Mathematical Publications and links to original articles. This database is also available via the Ebsco platform.
medici.tv
Streaming collection of classical music from Baroque to Contemporary music, including: concerts, operas, ballets, archival documents, portraits of artists and composers, master classes, conductors in rehearsals.
Medieval Family Life
This collection focuses on five major family letter collections from this period:## * Paston Family Papers## * Cely Family Papers## * Plumpton Correspondence## * Stonor Correspondence## * Armburgh Family Papers##The transcriptions are full-text searchable and displayed alongside the manuscript images. Also included is a variety of 'further resources', including family trees, an interactive map and a wide range of visual sources.
Medieval Sources Online
Full text of numerous medieval history documents, including over three thousand pages of medieval sources translated and edited by leading medievalists.
Medieval Travel Writing
This database provides direct access to a wide collection of original medieval manuscripts that describe travel - real and imaginary - in the Middle Ages. These sources tell us much about the attitudes and preconceptions of people across Europe in the medieval period, shedding light on issues of race, economics, trade, militarism, politics, literature and science. The project combines: a) Multiple manuscript sources detailing the journeys of famous travelers from Prester John and Marco Polo to Sir John Mandeville and John Capgrave; b)Translations and supporting materials (all of which are fully searchable); c) Maps showing the routes of the travelers; d) Introductory essays by leading scholars.
MEDLINE
MEDLINE encompasses information from Index Medicus, Index to Dental Literature, and International Nursing, as well as other sources of coverage in the areas of allied health, biological and physical sciences, humanities and information science as they relate to medicine and health care, communication disorders, population biology, and reproductive biology.
Meet the Press
Meet the Press, network TV’s longest running program—includes thousands of interviews, panels, and debates,1947-2013.
Mental Measurements Yearbook
Mental Measurements Yearbook, from the Buros Institute, contains the most recent descriptive information and critical reviews of new and revised tests from the Buros Institute's 9th, 10th, 11th, 12th, 13th, 14th, and 15th Yearbooks. ##The database covers more than 2,200 commercially-available tests in categories such as personality, developmental, behavioral assessment, neuropsychological, achievement, intelligence and aptitude, educational, speech & hearing, and sensory motor.
Mergent Historical Annual Reports Collection
Dating back to the mid 1800's, this collection offers over 1,000,000 documents for the United States, Canada and Europe.
Mergent Historical SEC Collection
Collection of SEC documents,both current and historical, some going back to 1884.
Mergent Intellect
Provides access to private and public U.S. and international company data and industry profiles.
Mergent Online
Includes company financials, executives, competitors, supply chain, equity, SEC filings, and more. Also, has industry reports for 25 major industries.
Met Opera on Demand
Provides access to past performances from the Metropolitan Opera's "Live in HD" series, as well as videos recorded for public television from 1977-2003 and 300+ radio-broadcast performances dating back to 1936.
Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts
Search literature on meteorology, climatology, atmospheric chemistry and physics, astrophysics, hydrology, glaciology, physical oceanography and environmental sciences.
Middle Eastern and Central Asian Studies
MECAS is a bibliographic index of research, policy and scholarly discourse on the countries and peoples of the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa. 1900-current.
Middle English Compendium
The Middle English Compendium is composed of three major Middle English electronic resources: an electronic version of the Middle English Dictionary, a HyperBibliography of Middle English prose and verse, based on the MED bibliographies, and an associated network of electronic resources, including a large collection of Middle English texts. Hypertext links offer quick connections between, for example, an MED citation, bibliographical information about its source, and an electronic version of the source, if one is included in the collection. The Middle English Dictionary, A-Z corresponds to 115 fascicles of the print Dictionary, or about 14,940 pages. It contains 54,081 entries and 891,531 quotations, of which better than 99.6% have been linked to the corresponding entries in the HyperBibliography.
Mintel Reports
Mintel provides market research reports covering the US. Reports cover a variety of sectors including consumer goods, travel and tourism, financial industry, internet industry, retail, food & drink, transportation and finance. The focus of the reports is on market size & trends, market segmentation, supply structure, advertising and promotion, retail distribution, consumer characteristics, and market forecasts.
MLA International Bibliography
The MLA International Bibliography is a subject index for books, articles and websites published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. Produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA), this electronic version of the Bibliography dates back to 1925 and contains over 2.2 million citations from more than 4,400 periodicals (including peer-reviewed e-journals) and 1,000 book publishers.
Monthly Catalog of US Government Publications, 1895-1976
Retrospective catalog of U.S. government publications. Coverage 1895-1976.
Monumenta Germaniae Historica Online
Begun in 1819, the Monumenta Germaniae Historica is one of the most important resources of medieval historical texts. Covering the widest possible range of historical documents, divided into five major Series (Scriptores, Leges, Diplomata, Epistolae and Antiquitates), the Monumenta offers a wealth of critical editions.
Moses Maimonides, Unparalleled Editions
The present selection embraces virtually the entire spectrum of Maimonides’ literary output. The sources collected here include the newly digitized original Unparalleled Editions collection of 290 microfiches containing 58 titles which are mostly Hebrew printed editions as well as imprints from the 16th up to and including the 20th century and examples of bilingual editions containing Hebrew and either Latin, Judeo-German, or French text. Added to the original collection from the British Library are further incunabula which expand and enhance access to this important leader’s life work.
Movie Discovery
Streaming video service.
MRI Mediamark
Statistical data on demographics, product usage, and media exposure. BC login required. MUST REGISTER using BC email address. Click on University Report.
MSCI ESG Direct
Provides reports, ratings and data on the environmental, social and governance performance of corporations.
Music Index
Indexes hundreds of international music periodicals covering music history, theory, performance, ethnomusicology, education, and popular music, plus book, record, film and performance reviews.
Music Online
Search across several Alexander Street Press music databases: Classical Scores Library, Dance in Video, Garland Encyclopedia of World Music, Opera in Video, and Smithsonian Global Sound.
Music Online: Classical Scores Library
Classical Scores Library provides online access to more than 25,000 scores all major genres and time periods; all major score types; public domain scores and in-copyright editions from major publishers.
Music Online: Opera in Video
Streaming opera database.
Music Online: The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music
Comprehensive online encyclopedia devoted to world music research. Contains the full text of the 10-volume print encyclopedia.
Music Periodicals Database
Covers a wide range of music related subjects in both scholarly and popular music journals. Date range: 1874-present.
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NAACP Papers: The NAACP's Major Campaigns--Legal Department Files
Papers of the NAACP Legal Department from 1956-1972. Topics covered include school desegregation, abuses of police procedure, freedom of speech, desegregation of public facilities, voting rights, housing discrimination, and employment discrimination.
Nano
Explore data and literature drawn from the most important journals in the field of nanotechnology. Find preparation, properties, applications and more
National Geographic Virtual Library
This collection brings together a complete archive of National Geographic magazine — every page of every issue — along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos.
National Technical Reports Library
The National Technical Reports Library is a clearinghouse for identifying and obtaining access to a vast collection of historical and current government technical reports. Important: before purchase, check the suggested links for freely-available access options.
Nature.com
Search for articles appearing in 100+ journals published by Nature Publishing Group.
Naxos Music Library
Naxos Music Library (NML) offers streaming access to thousands of CDs from many record labels including BIS, Chandos, CPO, Haenssler, Hungaroton, Marco Polo, Vanguard Classics, VOX, and Naxos. World music content is provided by ARC, Celestial Harmonies and others.
Naxos Music Library World
Naxos Music Library World offers a wide range of World music, from legendary historical musical performances to contemporary world music. Music from over 150 countries and recordings of over 32,000 artists are represented.
NBER Working Papers
Current research of leading economists. May be searched by paper number or keyword(s). Search results appear in order of relevance or in reverse chronological order. ##Working Papers full-text print collection HB1.A2N37 (Numbers: 1610-4784 stored off-site in NEDL, ask at O'Neill Circulation Desk), (4785-current in O'Neill Library stacks).
Neighborhood Change Database: 1970-2010
nation-wide census tract-level data from the 1970, 1980, 1990, 2000 and 2010 decennial censuses normalized to 2010 census tracts. Researchers tracking demographic trends over time can use variables and tract boundaries that are consistently defined across census years.Data download and mapping tools are available. Formats are compatible with B.C. supported software.
New Catholic Encyclopedia
A scholarly resource for information about persons and subjects related to Catholicism and the humanities with brief entries and lengthy articles with bibliographies on theology, philosophy, history, literary figures, saints, and musicians among others.
New Dictionary of the History of Ideas
This long-awaited update to the original Dictionary of the History of Ideas is "designed to introduce a general audience to the main ideas and movements of global cultural history from antiquity to the twenty-first century."
New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, 2nd edition
This updated and expanded edition of "The New Palgrave: a Dictionary of Economics" is a key reference work in economics. The content has doubled and goes beyond the previous historical scope to reflect the significant empirical advances in the microeconomic fields in particular.
New Pauly
Brill´s New Pauly is the English edition of the authoritative Der Neue Pauly, published by Verlag J.B. Metzler since 1996. The section on Antiquity is devoted to Greco-Roman antiquity and covers more than two thousand years of history, ranging from the second millennium BC to early medieval Europe. The section on the Classical Tradition is concerned with the aftermath of antiquity and the process of continuous reinterpretation of the ancient heritage.
New Testament Abstracts
New Testament Abstracts Online is a product of a partnership between ATLA and the Boston College School of Theology and Ministry. The database offers citations and abstracts of journal articles, book reviews, books, and software.
New York Amsterdam News (Historical Newspapers)
1922–1993. One of the nation's leading black newspapers.
New York Review of Books
This database provides access to both the current issue of the New York Review of Books and to an archive of over 50 years of fully searchable material.
New York Times (Historical Newspapers)
1851–2014. Searchable full text images. Search BC catalog for more recent coverage.
News@Nature.com
News@Nature provides daily news and interactive multimedia features with blogs, opinion, columns and analysis drawn from the various Nature journals. News items can also be found on the individual journal pages.
NewspaperARCHIVE
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Newspaper Archive
Combined searching of historical Massachusetts newspapers including (but not limited to) the Boston Post, Lowell Sun, and North Adams Transcript.
Newspapers Of The French Revolution Of 1848
Newspapers and periodicals published in France during the Revolution of 1848, with coverage to 1852. From the British Library.
Nexis Uni
Please note: there is a problem with the Guided Search; use the large search box at the top and then filter the results.
Nexis Uni includes thousands of U.S. and non-U.S. news sources; legal materials including case law, statutes and law reviews; and company/business information. Nexis Uni replaces Lexis-Nexis Academic. Alerts can be set up on a topic and/or for a particular newspaper. From your search results, select the bell shaped alert icon above your results.
Nielsen Retail Scanner and Consumer Survey Data
Weekly purchase and pricing data generated from participating retail store point-of-sale systems in all US markets. The Consumer Panel Data include information about product purchases made by a panel of consumer households across all retail outlets in all US markets economics data/statistics.Coverage: Consumer panel data, 2004-present ; Retail scanner data, 2006-present. Promodata, 2006-2012. Contractual obligations limit access to BC Faculty, postdocs and PhD students or other graduate or undergraduate students performing work under the oversight of a faculty member. Email Barbara Mento, Data Librarian for information about registering.
Nineteenth Century Collections Online
Includes monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, statistics, and more from the "long nineteenth century".
Nineteenth Century Literature Criticism Online (LCO)
A subset of Literature Criticism Online, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism provides excerpts from significant criticism of the works of acclaimed poets, novelists, short story writers, dramatists and philosophers who died between 1800 and 1899.
Nineteenth-Century Fiction
250 novels from the period 1782 to 1903, including works by all the major Victorian novelists such as Dickens, Thackeray, the Brontës, Eliot and Hardy, as well as the landmarks of Gothic and other fiction from the Romantic period.
North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories
Letters and diaries by U.S. and Canadian immigrants from 1800-1950.
North American Theatre Online
North American Theatre Online contains tens of thousands of records for people, places, theatres, productions, production companies, and more. It also includes more than 40,000 pages of full-text reference works and content from hundreds of top theatre Web resources.
North American Women's Letters and Diaries
Collection of women's diaries and letters covering colonial times to 1950.
Northern Ireland : A Divided Community, 1921-1972 : Cabinet Papers of the Stormont Administration
Archive of the "Cabinet Conclusion" files from all the debates and transactions for the duration of the Stormont Administration, Northern Ireland, 1921-1972
NoveList
NoveList K-8 Plus is a database about books specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests. NoveList features articles, booktalks, book discussion guides, author read-alikes, readers' advisory and a variety of other reader and staff materials for the K-8 environment.
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Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: On the Boards TV
Contemporary performance films from around the world.
Oceanic Abstracts
Database for technical literature on marine biology and physical oceanography, fisheries, aquaculture, non-living resources, meteorology and geology, plus environmental, technological, and legislative topics.
OECD iLibrary
Includes key OECD publications such as: Financial Market Trends, Higher Education Management and Policy, Nuclear Law Bulletin, OECD Economic Outlook, OECD Economic Studies, OECD Economic Surveys, OECD Journal of Competition Law & Policy, and OECD Papers. Also includes books by theme, containing monographs and annual reports, on 20 topics: agriculture & food; development; education & skills; emerging economies; employment; energy; enterprise, industry & trade; environment & sustainable development; finance & investment; general economics & future studies; governance; international development; nuclear energy; science & information technology; social issues & migration; statistics sources & methods; taxation; territorial economy; transition economics; transport.
OECD Statistics
The OECD Statistics delivers a selection of the most frequently used OECD statistics. These monthly, quarterly or annual time series cover the OECD's main areas of coverage: Agriculture and Food - Development and Aid - General Economic Problems - Economic Indicators - National Accounts - Employment - Energy - Financial and Fiscal Affairs - Industry, Science and Technology - Foreign Trade. ## ##OECD COUNTRIES: Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Korea, Luxembourg, Mexico, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, the United Kingdom, the United States.
Old Testament Abstracts
Old Testament Abstracts features indexing and abstracts for journal articles, monographs, multi-author works, and software related to Old Testament studies. Topics covered include antiquities, archaeology, biblical theology, philology and more.
Online Responsa Project
The database includes the Bible and its principal commentaries, the Talmud Bavli and Talmud Yerushalmi with commentaries, Midrash, Zohar, Halachic Law (Rambam, Shulchan Aruch with commentaries), a large Responsa collection of questions and answers ('Shut' in Hebrew), the Talmudic Encyclopedia etc.
Open Commons of Phenomenology
The Open Commons of Phenomenology is a growing index to the philosophical literature on phenomenology, including books and articles, with links to full-text elsewhere. It also serves as a digital publishing platform for conference proceedings, scholarly websites, and open access journals.
OpinionArchives
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Opinion Archives
Full text of some of the most important American opinion periodicals, including American Spectator, Commonweal, Dissent, Harper's Magazine, Nation, National Review, New Republic, New York Review, New Yorker, Progressive.
Optical Society of America Digital Archives 1 & 2
Optics and photonics literature from core Optical Society of America journals (1917 - ) and conference proceedings (1979 - 2015).
OptionMetrics via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####Ivy DB OptionMetrics is a comprehensive source of historical price and implied volatility data for the US equity and index options markets. Encompassing data since 1996, Ivy DB OptionMetrics contains historical prices of options and their associated underlying instruments, correctly calculated implied volatilities, and option sensitivities.
Oral History Online
Some full text oral history and index of other projects on the web.
Organic Reactions
Providing critically-evaluated and comprehensive reviews of each of the over 200,000 reactions covered, with discussion of the features, advantages and limitations of each. Search by article title, reaction name or structure.
OverDrive
A collection of popular ebook and audiobook titles that can be checked out with a BC username and password.
Oxford African American Studies Center
OAASC database is a comprehensive compendium focusing on the "lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture". The database includes encyclopedias, biographies, primary sources, images and more to support research in African and African Diaspora Studies.
Oxford Art Online
Oxford Art Online is a gateway to full text articles in Grove Art Online, the most comprehensive, scholarly encyclopedic reference, and other art reference resources, including the Benezit Dictionary of Artists, and the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics.
Oxford Biblical Studies Online
Includes the New Oxford Annotated Bible and five other popular Oxford Study Bibles. Texts can be viewed in side-by-side display with the user's choice of commentary and annotations from the Study Bibles, the stand-alone Oxford Bible Commentary, and A-Z concordances for the NRSV and NAB translations. Also included: Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls, Oxford Companion to the Bible, Oxford Handbook of Biblical Studies, Oxford History of the Biblical World, Oxford Illustrated History of the Bible, Oxford Bible Atlas, and other works.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: African American Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: African American Studies is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: African Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: African Studies is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: American Literature
Oxford Bibliographies Online: American Literature is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Anthropology
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Anthropoloty is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Art History
Excellent peer-reviewed, annotated bibliographies on a wide variety of Art History topics
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Atlantic History
Excellent peer-reviewed, annotated bibliographies.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Biblical studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Biblical Studies is a tool created and frequently updated to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapters, books, websites, archives, or data sets selected and annotated by experts in the subject.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: British and Irish Literature
British and Irish Literature is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. Includes unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link to the library collection or Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Buddhism
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Buddhism is a tool created and frequently updated to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapters, books, websites, archives, or data sets selected and annotated by experts in the subject.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Childhood Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Childhood Studies is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Chinese Studies
Authoritative resource guide with annotated bibliography
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Cinema and Media Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online Cinema and Media Studies is designed to help researchers find reliable and scholarly sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, or archive selected by experts. It features over 140 bibliographic essays spanning the world and time, with recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link to the Boston College Libraries collections or through Google books and more. Continually updated
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Classics
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Classics is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Communication
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Communication is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Criminology
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Criminology is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Ecology
Authoritative resource guide to Ecology with annotated bibliography
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Education
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Education is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Evolutionary Biology
Authoritative resource guide to Evolutionary Biology with annotated bibliography
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Geography
Authoritative resource guide to Geography with annotated bibliography
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Hinduism
Oxford Bibliographies Online: International Relations
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Islamic Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Jewish Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latin American Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latin American Studies is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latino Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Latino Studies is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Linguistics
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Management
Authoritative research guide to management with annotated bibliography.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Medieval Studies
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Military History
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Music
Authoritative research guide to music with annotated bibliography.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Philosophy
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Philosophy is a tool created and frequently updated to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapters, books, websites, archives, or data sets selected and annotated by experts in the subject.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Political Science
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Psychology
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Psychology is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Public Health
A tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Renaissance and Reformation
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Social Work
Oxford Bibliographies online provides brief background information and bibliographies on over 150 social work topics. Each entry includes an annotated bibliography of suggested books, articles, and media on a given topic. These bibliographies are compiled and regularly updated by scholars and researchers in the field of social work.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Sociology
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Sociology is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Victorian Literature
Oxford Bibliographies Online: Victorian Literature is a tool designed to help researchers find reliable sources of information quickly by directing them to chapter, book, website, archive, or data set selected by experts in the subject. It features a selective list of bibliographic citations supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult. Each topic included within this guide has a unique editorial commentary to show how the cited sources are interrelated. The citations link out to the sources via the library collection or through Google books and more.
Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
Biographies of significant men and women in all areas of British history, from the fourth century BCE-present.
Oxford Encyclopedia of British Literature
The Encyclopedia provides comprehensive coverage of literature from the Abbey Theatre to Israel Zangwill, covering the entire history of literature in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland in the major literary languages (Anglo-Saxon, English, Welsh, Scots, Irish, and Latin).
Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World
Overview articles about major world developments from 1750-present, with close attention to social, economic, cultural, and political topics.
Oxford English Dictionary Online
Traces the usage of words, past and present, through three million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources.
Oxford Handbooks Online: History
Review essays written by authoritative scholars that evaluate the current thinking on a field or topic and make an original argument about the future direction of the debate.
Oxford Handbooks Online: Psychology
Annual Collection provides access to a number of important collections of articles by leading scholars. Each Handbook offers thorough introductions to topics and a critical survey of the current state of scholarship in the specific field being covered, creating an original conception of the field and setting the agenda for new research. The articles review the key issues and major debates, and provide an original argument for how those debates might evolve.
Oxford Handbooks Online: Religion
This resource, periodically updated, provides essays written by authoritative scholars on critical topics and emerging issues in the study of religion, complementing hundreds of essays on Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, Sikhism and cross-cultural thematic studies.
Oxford Islamic Studies Online
Includes time lines, maps, biographies, articles and entries from major reference sources such as The Grove Encyclopedia of Islamic art and Architecture and Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World. Special section on Quranic Studies including concordance and verse locator.
Oxford Language Dictionaries Online
Full text of Oxford's French, German, Spanish, Italian, Russian, and Chinese/English dictionaries. Includes audio pronunciation.
Oxford Music Online
The gateway to Grove Music Online, with access to search The Oxford Dictionary of Music and The Oxford Companion to Music.
Grove Music Online includes The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition, The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition; The New Grove Dictionary of Opera; The Norton Grove Dictionary of Women Composers; The Grove Dictionary of American Music, 2nd edition; The Grove Dictionary of Musical Instruments, 2nd edition.
Oxford Reference Online
A collection of reference titles in a number of broad subject areas. Search for dictionary definitions, facts, figures, people, places, dates, and quotations simultaneously or select a subject or title to search.
Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion
The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Religion provides substantive, peer-reviewed articles about the world’s many religions and topics of research and debate. Intended to be a dynamic resource, it will grow and evolve continuously, compiling over time an extensive collection of vetted essays of interest to all serious enquirers, including professional academics, religious leaders, and students at the graduate or undergraduate levels.
Oxford Scholarly Editions
Oxford Scholarly Editions Online provides access to hundreds of scholarly, critical editions of British literary works, showcasing their authoritative editorial notes directly alongside the text and enabling advanced search within and between editions. We have full-text access to titles in Romantics Poetry.
Oxford Scholarly Editions Online: New Oxford Shakespeare Online
Oxford Scholarly Editions Online provides access to hundreds of scholarly, critical editions of British literary works, showcasing their authoritative editorial notes directly alongside the text and enabling advanced search within and between editions. We have full-text access to titles in Renaissance Poetry, Early 17th-Century Poetry, Romantic Poetry, and the New Oxford Shakespeare Online.
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PAIS International
An index to the literature of public policy, social policy, and the social sciences in general from all over the world
Papers of Alexander Hamilton
Contains all twenty-seven volumes of the print edition—all the writings by and to Hamilton known to exist, some 12,500 documents—including all editorial annotations.
Papers of Eliza Lucas Pinckney and Harriott Pinckney Horry
The papers of Eliza Lucas Pinckney (1722–1793) and her daughter Harriott Pinckney Horry (1748–1830) document the lives of two observant and articulate founding-era women who were members of one of South Carolina's leading families. Their letters, diaries, and other documents span nearly a century (1739–1830) and provide a window on politics, social events, and people of the late colonial and early national periods.
Papers of George Washington
Includes all 59 volumes of the print edition published through 2009, encompassing five series and the complete diaries. Includes a single master index and linked internal document cross-references.
Papers of James Madison
Includes all of the content of the print edition along with an enhanced search functionality, linked cross-references, and the ability to navigate chronologically or by series volume.
Papers of Thomas Jefferson
Incorporates all 36 volumes published through 2009 into a single searchable online resource. Includes the first four volumes of the Retirement Series which documents the time between Jefferson's return to private life and his death in 1826. Includes all the illustrations and bibliographical content of the print edition as well as linked cross-references and indexes.
Parker Library on the Web
An interactive workspace designed to support use and study of the manuscripts in the Parker Library at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge.
Passport
BC username/password required Passport is a global market research database providing statistics, analysis, reports, and surveys on industries, countries and consumers worldwide.
Past Masters
Past Masters provides online access to authoritative editions of the works of seminal figures in the history of philosophy, political thought, religious studies, sociology, the history of science, economics, and classics.
Patai’s Chemistry of the Functional Groups
Patai's Chemistry of the Functional Groups is a long-established multi-volume treatise for organic chemistry, with each volume focused on comprehensive coverage of the chemistry, reactivity, and applications associated with a particular functional group. Volumes published in 1995 can be accessed here; older volumes are included in Patai's Chemistry of the Functional Groups (Book Series).
Patrologia Latina Database
The Patrologia Latina Database contains 221 volumes and represents a complete electronic version of the first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina (1844-1855 and 1862-1865).
Patrologiae Graecae
The most comprehensive collection of Greek patristic material relevant to the study of the history of the Christian Church from its beginnings through the Council of Florence in 1439. Though many of the works covered in the series have been published more recently in various critical editions, Patrologiæ Græcæ remains the only published source for much of the material. This web version of the Patrologiæ Græcæ is composed of digitized page images of the Migne edition. The print PG's tables of contents and index, long considered insufficient and unreliable, have been replaced with comprehensive electronic versions. Although full-text searching is not available, metadata searching (including such items as patristic writers and titles of works in Latin and English) is possible.
Penn World Tables via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####The Penn World Table (PWT) is a set of international accounts indicators for 168 countries in which the variables are expressed in a common set of prices in a common currency. Includes charts.
PEP web
A fully searchable archive of classic psychoanalytic texts
Perdita manuscripts: women writers 1500-1700
Perdita means "lost woman" and the goal of the Perdita Project has been to find early modern women authors who were "lost" because their writing exists only in manuscript form. The more than two hundred and thirty manuscripts in the site were written or compiled by women in the British Isles during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and they have been sourced from archives and libraries across the United Kingdom and the USA.
Performing Arts Periodicals Database
Performing Arts Database draws content from international performing arts periodicals covering nearly all aspects of performing arts, including Dance, Theater, Film, Opera, Radio,Television, Storytelling, Video and Performance Art, from scholarly studies to popular culture.
Periodicals Archive Online
Periodicals Archive Online is an archive of hundreds of digitized journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences. It provides researchers with access to more than 200 years of scholarship, spread across a wide variety of subject areas.
Periodicals Index Online
Periodicals Index Online is a database of millions of citations for articles published in the arts, humanities and social sciences, across more than 300 years.
Perseus Digital Library
This resource includes Greek and Latin primary texts (with English translations), secondary works, and images for studying classical culture and history. Provides access to classical Greek texts in transliterated into the Roman alphabet with nearly each word linked to word study tools including a lexicon. Other materials include secondary sources, images and photographs.
Phase Equilibria Diagrams Database (NIST Standard Reference Database 31)
Formerly known as Phase Diagrams for Ceramists "blue books", this resource provides critically evaluated phase equilibria data, commentaries and diagrams for non-organic systems.
Philosopher's Index
This index includes citations and abstracts for journal articles, books, contributions to anthologies, and book reviews. Subjects indexed include aesthetics, epistemology, ethics, logic, and metaphysics, as well as the philosophical aspects of related disciplines like education, political science, history, theology, and law.
PhilPapers
PhilPapers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers. It monitors sources of research content in philosophy, including journals, books, open access archives, and personal pages maintained by academics.
Physical Education Index
Physical Education Index features a wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Other coverage includes sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, and sport sociology/psychology. Health education and physical therapy are also covered. Records are indexed and classified from peer-reviewed journals, report literature, conference proceedings, trade magazines, patents, articles from the popular press, and many other publications.
PILOTS Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress
The PILOTS database is an electronic index to the worldwide literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health consequences of exposure to traumatic events.
Play Index
This database indexes over 31,000 plays published individually or in collections from 1949 to the present. It covers a wide range of plays written in or translated into English, including one-act plays, pageants, plays in verse, radio and television plays, and classic drama. One may search for plays by title; author; subject; style; genre; cast type.
PLoS Journals (Public Library of Science)
PLoS publishes peer-reviewed, open-access scientific and medical journals.
Policy File Index
Offering access to U.S. foreign and domestic policy papers and gray literature, PolicyFile is updated weekly with abstracts and links to the latest reports, papers, and documents from think tanks, research institutes, and agencies.
PolicyMap
PolicyMap is a “GIS tool for non-GIS users." PolicyMap is used as a data visualization tool in the social sciences, urban studies and planning, real estate and housing analysis, community and economic development, public administration and policy, public health, political science, education, environmental studies, business and finance, economics, statistics and geography, among other areas. Downloadable data.
Polling the Nations
Polling the Nations is a comprehensive collection of public opinion(14,000 surveys)conducted by more than 700 polling organizations in the United States and more than 80 other countries. The database includes the full text of the questions and responses covering a broad range of issues. In 1981 it began, in print format, as American Public Opinion Index (O'Neill Reference & Stacks HM261.A463) and over the years the database expanded to include surveys from more than 80 other countries in Europe, Canada, Mexico, Africa, and Asia. ## ##Note: Limited to 4 simultaneous users.
Project Euclid
Project Euclid is the Open Archives Initiative database of Cornell University in partnership with SPARC to offer about twenty low-cost independent and society journals in theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics. More journals are joining every year. Boston College does not subscribe to all titles.
Project MUSE
Project MUSE provides full-text access to a large number of scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences published by over 120 of the world's leading university presses and scholarly societies. In addition, UPCC Book Collections on Project MUSE, launched in January 2012, offer book-length scholarship, fully integrated with MUSE's scholarly journal content. The Project Muse platform allows searching of books and journals in one place.
ProQuest Congressional
Provides access to hearings, published and unpublished from 1824 to the present, congressional committee reports, bills, public laws, selected committee prints, congressional documents, the Congressional Record from the 99th Congress forward, Federal Register from 1980 forward, the current Code of Federal Regulations, and the current US Code.
ProQuest Digitized Newspapers
2008 - 3 months ago. Scanned images of the Boston Globe, New York Times, Washington Post, the Wall Street Journal, American Banker, and Barrons. Images can be zoomed, cropped, rotated, printed, e-mailed, and saved. Papers can be browsed (but not searched) by publication title, date, and page.
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses
Citations and abstracts to more than 2 million dissertations and masters theses in all fields produced in North American colleges and universities from 1861 to the present, and from around the world since 1988. The full text of dissertations published since 1997 is also available for download.
ProQuest Education Journals
ProQuest Education Journals provides access to a large number of educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The resource covers not only the literature on primary, secondary, and higher education but also special education, home schooling, adult education, and hundreds of related topics.
ProQuest Historical U.S. Newspapers
Combined searching of the historical New York Times, Boston Globe, Washington Post, Chicago Tribune, Atlanta Constitution, Christian Science Monitor, Wall Street Journal, NY Amsterdam News, and Chicago Defender.
ProQuest Natural Science Collection
Searches across Agricultural & Environmental Science, Biological Science, and Earth, Atmospheric & Aqua Databases. 1946 - present.
Proquest Political Science
Provides access to leading political science and international relations journals. This collection covers such topics as comparative politics, political economy, international development, environmental policy, and hundreds of related topics.
ProQuest Social Science Journals
ProQuest Social Science Journals provides access to a variety of interdisciplinary social science journal articles, many of which are available in full-text.
ProQuest Sociology
ProQuest Sociology gives users access to the full-text of more than 180 journals in sociology and social work. This collection covers the international literature of both disciplines, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction, and more.
ProQuest Statistical Insight Complete Collection
Index to local, national and international intergovernmental statistical publications from 1983 to the present. Includes citation information with large number of pdf or spreadsheet downloads available.
ProQuest U.K. Parliamentary Papers
Full text of the sessional papers presented to Parliament. Papers include reports of committees, royal commissions, public bills, and accounts and papers. Coverage: 1688-2005. Formerly called House of Commons British Parliamentary Papers, Eighteenth, Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries.
ProQuest US Major Dailies
Current access to the New York Times (1980-present), Washington Post (1987-present), Los Angeles Times (1985-present), Chicago Tribune (1985-present), and the Wall Street Journal (1984-present).
Provençal Poetry Database
Contains full text of 38 collections of texts from the 12th and 13th centuries.
Prowess dx
Financial data for over 30,000 Indian companies with 24 years of time series data. Coverage includes both public and private companies with stock price data included for listed companies.
PsycARTICLES
Full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe & Huber. The database includes all material from the print journals with the exception of ads and editorial board lists.
PsycBOOKS
PsycBOOKS includes books and chapters from the American Psychological Association. Includes current and out-of-print books from 1950-present, approximately 120 archival resources in psychology, and the APA/Oxford University Press Encyclopedia of Psychology with over 1,500 authored entries.
PsychiatryOnline
PsychiatryOnline is a powerful website that features DSM-5, DSM-IV-TR® and The American Journal of Psychiatry as the cornerstones of an unsurpassed collection of psychiatric references, including books, journals, and self-assessment tools. Much more than individual titles, PsychiatryOnline features sophisticated searching and indexing tools that enable you to quickly target all the information you need. PsychiatryOnline is an integral component of everyday psychiatric practice.
PsycINFO 1840-current
Provides abstracts and citations to the scholarly literature in the behavioral sciences and mental health. The Includes material of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work.
PsycTESTS
PsycTests provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, and surveys and descriptive information about them. Most records include the full instrument
PubMed
PubMed is the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) search tool biomedical literature. It includes bibliographic information from the MEDLINE database, as well as from additional life science journals. PubMed also provides access and links to NCBI's integrated suite of molecular biology databases.
Punch Historical Archive, 1841-1992
From 1841 to 1992 Punch was, arguably, the world’s most celebrated magazine of humor and satire. The database is composed of about 7,900 issues (200,000 pages) from all volumes of Punch between 1841–1992. It includes almanacks and other special numbers, as well as prefaces, epilogues, indexes and other specially produced material from the bound volumes. Images originally published in full color appear in full color in the archive.
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Queen Victoria’s Journals
Queen Victoria's Journals reproduces as high-resolution, colour images every page of the surviving volumes of Queen Victoria's journals, from her first diary entry in 1832 to shortly before her death in 1901, along with separate photographs of the many illustrations and inserts within the pages. Each page has also been transcribed and re-keyed, allowing for journals to be searched.
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Readers' Guide Retrospective
Readers' Guide Retrospective provides comprehensive indexing of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and reflects the history of 20th century America. Covers the years 1890 – 1982.
Reaxys
Search Reaxys for organic, inorganic and organometallic chemical information by reaction, structure, property data, and text. Reaxys provides access to the content of the Beilstein Handbook (organic compounds 1771- ), Gmelin Handbook (inorganic and organometallic compounds 1817-1975) and the Patent Chemistry Database (organic and life sciences patents from 1976). The Beilstein and Gmelin Handbooks are essential, long-recognized sources of critically-evaluated data, augmented here with indexing of more current core journal literature in each area.
To use this database, all users must register for a personal account, tied to their @bc.edu email address.
Red Book Online
The Red Book: Report of the AAP Committee on Infectious Diseases provides the most current, reliable and clinically useful information on the manifestations, etiology, epidemiology, diagnosis, and treatment of some 200 childhood infectious diseases. Red Book Online offers Web-based access of the complete text of the Red Book, plus the complete visual library of images from the Visual Red Book on CD-ROM and much more.
ReferenceUSA
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Reference USA
Directory of 51 million US companies. Information includes company name, divisions and subsidiaries, address, line of business, number of employees, annual sales and competitors. Coverage: current, updated continuously. Also includes job and internship listings.
Regional Business News
Articles from newspapers and magazines in the U.S. and Canada.
Religion Past and Present
Religion Past and Present (RPP) is a complete, updated English translation of the 4th edition of the highly respected 13 volume encyclopedia of religions, Religion in Geschichte und Gegenwart (RGG). Interdisciplinary articles cover a wide range of topics from history, archaeology, liturgy, law, bible, music, visual arts, politics, social sciences, natural sciences, ethics, and philosophy.
RePEc IDEAS
Open access centrial index of economics working papers, articles, books, book chapters and software components, author contact and publication listings and institutional contact information. Archives such as History of Economic Thought Books include material dating back to 1600. Most working papers are downloadable, while access to other material (journal articles and working paper series from NBER and CEPR) is based on Boston College subscription agreements.
Research in Context
Designed for middle school students. Curriculum-aligned magazines, newspapers, videos, and primary sources covering literature, science, social studies, U.S. and world history, and more.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
RILM indexes and abstracts all types of publications on music, in all media: books, journals, online resources, research-based sound recordings and films, dissertations, and more. Publications represented in RILM originate from 151 countries and are in 214 languages. Coverage begins in 1967 with monthly updates. Indexing of conference proceedings starts in 1835.
RiskMetrics Directors Data via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####The Director data contains the results of a review by ISS's Governance Research Service of information regarding members of boards of directors of approximately 1,500 U.S. companies in the S&P 500, S&P MidCap, and S&P SmallCap indexes. The data includes among other things information regarding: 1) director independence, 2) director stock ownership, 3) the director's primary employment category and company (including specific executive positions held), 4) disclosed director attendance, 5) board committee service by the director (except for years 96-97), and 6) interlocking directorships.
RiskMetrics Historical Governance Data via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ####The Investor Responsibility Research Center (IRRC) provides independent research and data covering corporate governance provisions for individual firms in Corporate Takeover Defenses, proxy voting and corporate responsibility issues. These data are derived from a variety of public sources including corporate bylaws and charters, proxy statements, annual reports, as well as 10-K and 10-Q documents filed with the SEC.
RKMA Market Research Handbooks
RKMA Market Research Handbooks on Sports Marketing; Restaurant, Food & Beverage; Business-to-Business Marketing; Consumer Marketing; Consumer Use of The Internet; International Consumer Markets; Travel & Tourism; Leisure Market; Consumer Behavior; Entertainment; Media & Advertising; Healthcare; and Retail Business.
Rock's Back Pages
Over 35,000 classic articles on artists from Aaliyah to ZZ Top, by the finest music writers of the last 50 years.
Romanciers Realistes et Naturalistes
Complete prose works of Balzac, Daudet, Flaubert, Les Goncourt, Huysmans, Maupassant, Stendhal, Vallès and Zola plus a selection of authors such as Les Familiers de Médan and Le Manifeste Des Cinq.
Romanticism: Life, Literature and Landscape
Presenting the manuscript collections of the Wordsworth Trust, this beautifully illustrated digital collection offers students and researchers of the Romantic period unique access to the working notebooks, verse manuscripts and correspondence of William Wordsworth and his fellow writers, including Dorothy Wordsworth, Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Thomas De Quincey and Robert Southey.
Roper Center for Public Opinion Research
Describes numeric data files held at the Roper Center for Public Opinion Research. Researchers interested in secondary analysis of survey data files can determine studies relevant to their areas of interest. Roper database includes:1.GSS-General Social Survey 1972-2004 Cumulative Data File. 2.2000 & 2004 National Election Pool Exit Polls. 3.National Science Foundation Surveys of Public Understanding of Science and Technology-1979-2001, which monitors public attitudes toward a variety of science-related issues and topics since 1979. Longitudinal data i.e. Virginia Slims American Women's Opinion Poll (United States)
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The basis for REP Online is the ten volume Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy. It includes original articles by experts in philosophy and closely related disciplines.
Royal Society of Chemistry
Full-text access to Royal Society of Chemistry journals and the full list of RSC e-books. Also included here is access to the extensive archive of all Royal Society journals published from 1841 - 1996.
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S&P Capital IQ NetAdvantage
Company (public and private) and industry information including extensive financial data, S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports and more. Covers most recent 5 years.
Safari Books Online
Limited to 2 users.##Safari Books Online is a digital library of information technology and software development books and tutorials including publishers such as Microsoft and O'Reilly Media.
SAGE Business Cases
A collection of case studies covering entrepreneurship, human resource management, international business, marketing, operations management, accounting, economics and more.
SAGE Knowledge Complete
SAGE Knowledge provides access to full-text book and reference content from SAGE, including its imprints CQ Press and Corwin. The database includes over 4,500 social science and reference titles published from 1994. New titles are added annually
SAGE Research Method Cases
SAGE Research Methods Cases is a collection of hundreds of case studies of real social research, specially commissioned and designed to support teaching and learning in research methods. Each case is written to help students understand the often abstract-feeling methodological concepts by seeing how methods have been used in actual projects.
SAGE Research Methods
SAGE Research Methods (SRM) contains over 640 books, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks, the entire "Little Green Book," and Little Blue Book" series, journal articles, and newly commissioned videos. Researchers can explore methods concepts to help them design research projects, understand particular methods or identify a new method, conduct their research, and write up their findings. Since SRM focuses on methodology rather than disciplines, it can be used across the social sciences, health sciences, and more.
SAGE Research Methods Datasets
SAGE Research Methods (SRM) Datasets is a collection of datasets organized to support teaching and independent learning of quantitative and qualitative methods. The database uses real datasets in the social sciences and cleaned up to better support teaching and learning. Datasets can be explored by discipline and method.
Samuel Beckett Digital Manuscript Project
The purpose of the Beckett Digital Manuscript Project is to reunite the manuscripts of Samuel Beckett's works in a digital way, and to facilitate genetic research: the project brings together digital facsimiles of documents that are now preserved in different holding libraries, and adds transcriptions of Beckett's manuscripts, tools for bilingual and genetic version comparison, a search engine, and an analysis of the textual genesis of his works. The work on this project proceeds in a modular way. Once the electronic genetic edition of a work is completed, the accompanying analysis of the work's genesis is published in print with a selection of facsimile images
San Francisco Chronicle
1865-1922 (later editions available elsewhere; search the Catalog for details).
Schillers Werke im WWW
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. The electronic edition of the Nationalausgabe of Schiller's works, established in 1940 as the definitive edition of his works, letters and conversations.
Science Citation Index Expanded (Web of Science)
Science Citation Index Expanded is a multidisciplinary database covering the journal literature of the sciences from 1900 on. It indexes more than 5,700 major journals across 164 scientific disciplines. It is particularly well-known for its "Cited Reference Search" feature (click the "Basic Search" arrow to access this search form).
Science of Synthesis
Authoritative, critical reviews of synthetic methodology developed from the early 1800s to-date for organic and organometallic chemistry.
ScienceDirect
Alternative Name(s) & Keywords: Science Direct
Full text access to the large number of journals in many disciplines published by Elsevier.
Scientific American
Online access to the complete digital archive of Scientific American, starting with Vol. 1 (1845). Search by author, keyword, date to find page images.
SciFinder
SciFinder provides access to the complete Chemical Abstracts database, 1907 - present, along with selected literature indexing from 1900 and older. This database covers the world's literature of chemistry and related fields, and indexes all types of literature, including journal articles, books, patents, technical reports, conference papers, electronic resources, etc. Use SciFinder to explore by literature reference information, compound name, molecular formula, structure or substructure, or reaction, among other methods. SciPlanner facilitates design of synthesis pathways. The Keep Me Posted feature helps with current awareness on your choice of topics, substances or reactions. You must register for an individual SciFinder account. SciFinder use is limited to Boston College students, faculty and staff, for educational purposes only.
Scitation (AIP Journals)
Full-text access to scholarly journals and conference literature published by the American Institute of Physics and affiliated societies.
Scopus
Scopus is a large multidisciplinary database. Use it for author, subject and citation searching in a wide array of disciplines. Find H-Index information, compare journal impact data, and analyze publication and citation trends. Scopus provides comprehensive coverage of a large number of journals from 1996 - present, with added older content.
Scotsman (Historical Newspapers)
Available from 1817-1950.
Scottish Women Poets of the Romantic Period
This is a digital collection of over 60 volumes of lyric poetry by about fifty Scottish women poets, written between 1789 and 1832. The database also contains critical reviews, essays and associated bibliographical and biographical material.
Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives
Original scholarly biographies of hundreds of notable Americans.
Scripta Sinica
Scripta Sinica is the largest Chinese full text database that includes a wide range of historical materials. More than 460 titles and 391,000,000 characters of materials pertaining to the traditional Chinese classics have been included in the database.
Senate Executive Journals, Series 1, 1789-1866
The United States Senate has maintained a record of its proceedings in executive session since its inception. This database captures matters related to confirming presidential nominees, consent to the making of treaties and much more.
Serial Set Maps
The maps published as part of U.S. Congressional Serial Set publications.
Shakespearean Criticism Online (LCO)
A subset of Literature Criticism Online, this resource provides historical overviews and critical interpretations of Shakespeare's plays and poems.
Short Story Criticism Online (LCO)
A subset of Literature Criticism Online, this resource presents critical views on the most widely studied writers of short fiction by providing full-text or excerpted criticism taken from books, magazines, literary reviews, newspapers and scholarly journals.
Short Story Index
This indexes more than 117,000 stories, as far back as 1984 published in more than 4,200 collections and anthologies, including stories that appear in periodicals.
Siku Quanshu
Note: Access requires downloading a client program on Windows which is necessary to access the database. There is no direct access via a web browser. Once the client program is installed, follow the instructions for the optional program check, then select IP Login in the Login window. Off campus access requires EagleVPN.
**not compatible with Mac computers.**
Siku Quanshu is a collection of literary works compiled by edict of China’s Emperor Qianlong during the period from 1773 – 1782. Its title translates to Complete Library in Four Branches of Literature and it includes 3,460 works with a total of more than 36,000 volumes. In the course of the original compilation large numbers of rare books and manuscripts were collected and preserved. Siku Quanshu opens the door to five thousand years of Chinese civilization including history, geography, politics, economics, science, technology, philosophy and much more.
SITE Monitoring Service Jihadist Threat
Research and analysis of terrorist networks and activities, including monitoring of jihadist propaganda. Latest news and articles in translation
Sixties: Primary Documents and Personal Narratives, 1960-1974
Along with letters, diaries, and oral histories, also includes posters, pamphlets, advertisements.
Slavery and the Law
Includes petitions related to race and slavery to state legislatures and to southern county courts, as well as state slavery statutes from 1789-1865.
SNL Energy
SNL Energy is an integrated resource for news, data and research analysis for segments of the energy industry including power, natural gas, coal and renewable energy. Excel Add-in tool for analysis available.
(Public note: Users need to register for access and will be immediately issued a username/password to log in.)
This resource is currently not compatible with the Firefox browser.
SNL Financial FIG
SNL is a source for the full range of regulatory data on financial institutions. Access to NAIC filings for insurance companies, bank regulatory filings, Form ADVs for asset managers, Focus Reports for broker/dealers, HMDA filings for mortgage lenders and more.
Social Explorer
Social Explorer is a research tool designed to provide quick and easy access to historical census data and demographic information. It creates maps and reports to help users visually analyze and understand demography and social change throughout history. Currently includes the entire US Census history from 1790 to 2000, all annual updates from the American Community Survey. Users can customize, save, print, and email maps and reports and export them to a variety of programs and statistical packages for further analysis and use in reports and presentations.
Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science)
The Social Sciences Citation Index is a multidisciplinary database, with searchable author abstracts, covering the journal literature of the social sciences. A subfile of the Web of Science database, it indexes more than 1,725 journals spanning 50 disciplines, as well as covering individually selected, relevant items from over 3,300 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals. Use the Current Limits link at the bottom of the page to limit searching to this database.
Social Services Abstracts
Extensive in coverage, Social Services Abstracts provides access to literature on social work, human service agencies, social welfare, social work education, social policy, and community development.
Social Work Abstracts
Produced by the National Association of Social Workers, the database provides access to literature on all aspects of the social work field.
Socialism on Film
Collection of documentary, newsreel and feature films reveals the world as seen by Soviet, Chinese, Vietnamese, East European, and Latin American filmmakers. Ranging from the early 20th century to the 1980s, material encapsulates the themes of war, revolution, news, current affairs, culture and society.
Sociological Abstracts
The Sociological Abstracts database abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
Something about the Author
Something About the Author includes personal data, addresses, career, awards and honors, writings, sidelights (essay on the author's life and works), adaptations, additional sources and more. Also includes autobiography essays from Something About the Author Autobiography Series.
SPIE Digital Library
SPIE Digital Library is the most extensive resource available on optics and photonics, providing access to SPIE Journals and Conference Proceedings from 1990 to the present. More than 18,000 new technical papers are added annually.
SPORTDiscus
Produced by SIRC (Sport Information Resource Centre) in Ontario Canada, this international database consists of bibliographic records pertaining to sports medicine, exercise physiology, biomechanics, psychology, training techniques, coaching, physical education, physical fitness, active living, recreation, history, facilities and equipment. It is updated semiannually and has a thesaurus, which contains more than 8,000 index terms and 2,000 cross-references. Includes citations to over 47,000 books, conference proceedings, dissertations, reports and other monographs, and indexes articles from more than 2,000 current journals, magazines, newsletters and microfilm.
SpringerLink Journals and E-Books
Find journals and e-books in the life sciences, chemical sciences, geosciences, computer science, mathematics, medicine, physics + astronomy, engineering, environmental sciences, law, and economics.
SpringerMaterials
SpringerMaterials provides critically-evaluated data in the physical sciences. Subject areas covered include: Molecules & Radicals; Thermodynamics; Crystallography; Semiconductivity; Multiphase Systems; Magnetism; Particles & Nuclei; Advanced Materials; Astro- & Geophysics; and others. SpringerMaterials is the online equivalent of the long-time standard reference, Landolt-Bornstein New Series.
Stalin Digital Archive
The Stalin Digital Archive (SDA), the result of a partnership between the Russian State Archive of Social and Political History (RGASPI) and Yale University Press (YUP),provides access to rare primary and secondary research, previously only available in hard copy in the RGASPI archive
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy is a dynamic encyclopedia published as a project of the Metaphysics Research Lab at the Center for the Study of Language and Informationat Stanford University. In a dynamic encyclopedia, each entry is maintained and kept up to date on a routine, frequent basis by an expert or group of experts in the field.
State House News Service
The State House News Service is a private reporting service located in the Massachusetts State House. This database offers access to reporters' coverage of all Senate and House debates from 1986 to present; reporters' articles on legislative public hearings from 1986 to present; and feature stories authored by News Service staff on political and policy issues, including Governor's Council activities. Press releases issued by individual legislators, local lobbying groups, and governmental offices which are distributed to the State House News Service are also included in the database from 1998 to present.
State Stats
Provides data from more than 80 different sources covering more than 15 years at the state level. Topics include health care, crime, education, employment, energy, government finances, social welfare, transportation and more. Mapping and graphing tools to compare with other data sets, or export to Excel.
Statista
Provides quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and more.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
Standard summary of statistics on the social, political and economic organization of the U.S. Includes data from governmental and private sources. Serves as a guide to other statistical sources.
Statistics Canada
Statistics Canada's interactive tool for research and teaching based on comprehensive statistical and demographic data about Canada. Includes articles on the economy, demographics, government elections and social trends. Also includes the CANSIM time series with data on labour, health, income, trade, education, manufacturing, investment from 2006.
Storia
Scholastic's Storia offers hundreds of fiction and non fiction ebooks in English and Spanish for grades PreK-3rd grade.
Student Edition (Gale Group)
This database is designed for high school students, in grades 9-12, with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
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The Economist archive
Trial
Trial through December 14, 2018
Archive of the Economist with cover to cover indexing.
Please send feedback to Barbara Mento, Economics Librarian
Taiwan Electronic Periodical Service (TEPS)
Taiwan Electronic Periodical Service offers full text periodicals published from 1991 to present in Taiwan. Search or browse Airiti Library to access journals and articles from the collection. The database covers all disciplines.
Taylor & Francis
Taylor & Francis Online is the journal content platform for the Taylor & Francis Group. The site gives online access to all journals published by Taylor & Francis and Routledge, with a powerful search that makes it simple to discover the most relevant research for our readers. An extensive program of digitization means the site includes articles going back over 200 years, alongside today’s cutting-edge discoveries.
TeachingBooks.Net
TeachingBooks.net is an easy-to-use website that adds a curricular and multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. The online database is developed and maintained to include thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities.
Teatro Espanol del Siglo de Oro
The Teatro Español del Siglo de Oro full text database contains more than 800 plays written by 16 dramatists during the sixteenth and seventeenth century in Spain., Note: Limited to 4 simultaneous users.
Textes de Français Ancien
Texts from the 12th - 15th centuries. The database is expanded regularly and includes, among others, works of Chrétien de Troyes and Guillaume d'Orange.
The International Handbooks of Museum Studies
This multi-volume reference work provides a survey of the burgeoning field of museum studies. Accessibly structured in four thematic volumes: Museum Theory, Museum Practice, Museum Media and Museum Transformations.
The Late Qing Dynasty Periodical Full-Text Database (1833–1911)
Includes full-text of 302 periodicals published during 1833–1911, covering such critical periods later known as the Opium Wars, Westernization Movement, Reform Movement of 1898, and Revolution of 1911.
The Republican Period Periodical Full-Text Database (1911–1949) v.1-11
Includes full-text of more than 20,000 periodicals published during the Republican Period, such as Cosmic Wind, The Young Companion, and Shun Pao Monthly.
The Russian Civil War and American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia, 1918–20
This collection reproduces important letters, reports, memorandums, cablegrams, maps, charts, and other kinds of records relating to the activities of the American Expeditionary Forces in Siberia, 1918–20.
The Vault
Detailed career information for job-seekers in a wide variety of industries and for those considering specific companies. Includes internships and job listings.
Theatre du Grand Siecle
Théâtre du Grand Siécle includes the full text of seventy-seven plays by Corneille, Molière and Racine.
Theatre in Video
Theatre in Video contains more than 250 definitive performances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 100 film documentaries.
Thesaurus Linguae Graecae
The major resource for searching and analyzing Greek texts of the classical, patristic, and medieval eras, searchable title include Septuaginta (A. Rahlfs, 9th edn. Stuttgart: Württemberg Bible Society, 1935) and Novum Testamentum (K. Aland, M. Black, C.M. Martini, B.M. Metzger, and A. Wikgren, The Greek New Testament, 2nd edn. Stuttgart: Württemberg Bible Society, 1968). Users must register for individual accounts
Thomson ONE (requires Internet Explorer)
Must use Internet Explorer Company financials, earning estimates, market data and stock quotes, Venture Capital/Private Equity data, press releases, transaction data, corporate filings, and more.
Thomson Reuters Institutional (13f) Holdings via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. The Institutional Managers (13f) Holdings Common Stock Holdings and Transactions includes data such as shares held, shares price and shares outstanding.
Thomson Reuters Mutual Funds via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. This database of Mutual Fund Common Stock Holdings and Transactions includes basic fund characteristics and equity holdings (quarterly) for over 30,000 mutual funds and 165,000 portfolio snapshots from 1980 to the present. Coverage also includes over 3,000 Global funds. From WRDS select Thomson Financial.
Times Digital Archive (London)
1785–2009. Over 200 years of the Times of London. Searchable full text, including news articles, editorials, obituaries, and advertising.
Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive, 1902-2009
This resource offers a complete facsimile edition of the Times Literary Supplement, from 1902 through 2009. Searchable by author and/or contributor, title, subject, date, etc., it contains more than 250,000 reviews, letters, poems and articles in more than 5,000 issues, all available here in the context in which they were originally published. For the first time, identities of previously anonymous contributors -- reviewers, essayists, and writers of letters and poems -- are disclosed. Wherever possible, a contributor's biographical information is included, allowing scholars to get a better understanding of the reviewers.
Times of India (Historical Newspapers)
1838–2009. The most widely-circulated English-language daily in India.
Toxline
Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, Toxline indexes the core journal literature in all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants and mutagens and teratogens. 1999 - present
TRAC Terrorism Research and Analysis Consortium
Terrorism and political violence research and analysis including articles, news, group profiles and videos
Trade and Quote Database (TAQ) via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. The Trade and Quote (TAQ) database contains intraday transactions data (trades and quotes) for all securities listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and American Stock Exchange (AMEX), as well as NASDAQ National Market System(NMS) and SmallCap.
Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine (TRACE) via WRDS
WRDS password required. BC Faculty, PhD and Masters level students may set up accounts directly from the WRDS web site. Faculty may set up class accounts by selecting class for type of account. All other students should email wrdsreps@bc.edu for information about setting up an account. ## ##Trade Reporting and Compliance Engine is NASD's over-the counter (OTC) corporate bond market real-time price dissemination service. TRACE consolidates transaction data for all eligible corporate bonds - investment grade, high yield and convertible debt. Provides access information on over 30,000 securities and variables include the time of execution, price, yield, and volume
TradeLawGuide
TradeLawGuide is the standard for methodical and efficient research in the area of WTO (World Trade Organization) law. Features include "noting up, (the examination of judicial treatment of legislation and cases), a crucial step in legal research.
Transitions Online: Regional Intelligence (TOL)
Transitions Online covers political, social, cultural, and economic issues in the former communist countries of Europe and Central Asia. The magazine has a strong network of local contributors, who provide valuable insight into events in the region’s 29 countries.
Translated Texts for Historians
Sixty volume digital library of translated historical sources, spanning 300-800AD. Geographic range covering Syria, Arabia, Armenia, Georgia, Egypt, major cities of the Roman Empire, Spain, Gaul, Italy, Britain, and Ireland.
Treatise on Geochemistry
Comprehensive reference work covering all areas of Geochemistry, from authoritative sources.
Treatise on Geophysics
The Treatise on Geophysics is the only comprehensive, state-of-the-art, and integrated summary of the present state of geophysics. Offering an array of articles from some of the top scientists around the world, this 11-volume work deals with all major parts of Solid-Earth Geophysics, including a volume on the terrestrial planets and moons in our solar system.
Treatise on Geophysics 2nd ed
The Treatise on Geophysics, 2nd edition is the only comprehensive, state-of-the-art, and integrated summary of the present state of geophysics. Offering an array of articles from some of the top scientists around the world, this 11-volume work deals with all major parts of Solid-Earth Geophysics, including a volume on the terrestrial planets and moons in our solar system.
Trip Database
Trip is a clinical search engine designed to allow users to quickly and easily find and use high-quality research evidence to support their practice and/or care.
Twentieth Century Literary Criticism Online (LCO)
A subset of Literature Criticism Online, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism provides substantial excerpts from significant criticism of the works of novelists, poets, playwrights, short story writers, and other creative writers who died between 1900 & 1999.
Twentieth-Century African American Poetry
A database of modern and contemporary African-American poetry from the early twentieth century to the present.
Twentieth-Century American Poetry
This collection includes 50,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song.
Twentieth-Century English Poetry
A collection of over 600 volumes of poetry from 1900 to the present day. Poets include W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Hardy, Wilfred Owen, Thom Gunn, Fleur Adcock, Paul Muldoon, Tony Harrison, Benjamin Zephaniah and Carol Ann Duffy, and incorporate the poets in The Faber Poetry Library.
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U.S. Declassified Documents
Selected US government documents declassified under the Freedom of Information Act obtained from presidential libraries. Documents originate from government agencies, such as White House, the CIA, the FBI, and the State Department. Covers major domestic and international events of the post-World War II era. This database was formerly known as the Declassified Documents Reference System.
U.S. Intelligence on the Middle East, 1945-2009
U.S. intelligence community’s spying and analytic efforts in the Arab world, including the Middle East, the Near East, and North Africa. It covers the time period from the end of World War II to the present day, up until the 2002-2003 Iraqi Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) assessments, the Global War on Terror, the Iraq War, and Iran’s nuclear program.
Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory
Includes all the information in the most current print editions of the following publications: Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory, Irregular Serials and Annuals, Ulrich's Update. The data are derived from information received from over 65,000 serials publishers worldwide.
UNdata
An integrated search portal for selected free international statistics from the World Bank, World Development Indicators (WDI), Global Development Finance (GDF), International Monetary Fund (IMF), UNESCO and other organizations. It includes a large number of economic and social indicators for 274 countries and areas.
UNIDO Statistics
The UNIDO Industrial Statistics Database at the 4-digit level of ISIC (INDSTAT4) contains highly disaggregated data on the manufacturing sector for the period 1990 onwards. Information is presented by country, year and industry, and covers: output, value-added, wages and salaries, gross fixed capital formation, production indexes, number of establishments, employment, and females employed.
United Nations Commodity Trade Statistics Database (UN Comtrade)
Detailed global trade data. UN Comtrade is a repository of official international trade statistics and relevant analytical tables.
United Nations Treaty Collection
This free site contains the text of treaties appearing in the United Nations Treaty Series, as well as information on the current status of the treaties.
US Congressional Serial Set
A full text searchable collection of sources on all aspects of U.S. history compiled by Congress in numbered sequence (hence its name the Serial Set), including government reports, journals, hearings, messages, petitions, resolutions, monographs, treaties, presidential communications, maps and so forth from 1817 to 1980. Also includes the full text of the American State Papers (1789-1838).
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Value Line Research Center
Provides access to Value Line's publications covering stocks, mutual funds, options and convertible securities..Note: Limited to 3 simultaneous users. Older issues on microfiche. (O'Neill Microforms HG4501. V26).
Vanderbilt Television News Archive
Index of national network television news programs 1968-present. Streaming access for NBC broadcasts 1968-present and some CNN broadcasts 1995-present. Requests for other broadcasts can be made through Interlibrary Loan.
Vetus Latina
Also known as the Old Latin Bible. A compilation of Latin translations of Biblical texts which do not appear in the Vulgate Bible, assembled mostly from references in the Church Fathers.
Virginia Henderson International Nursing Library (Sigma Theta Tau)
The Nursing Knowledge Registry is an electronic research resource that is maintained by Sigma Theta Tau International, the International Honor Society of Nursing. The Registry contains biographical data about nurse researchers, their research programs and studies, and results of their studies. It is constructed from data contributed by the Nurse Researchers themselves, including abstracts and information about related studies (projects, programs). It currently contains almost 10,000 studies.
Vogue Archive
A complete searchable archive of American Vogue, from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included, with rich indexing enabling you to find images by garment type, designer and brand names. The Vogue Archive preserves the work of the world's greatest fashion designers, stylists and photographers and is a unique record of American and international fashion, culture and society from the dawn of the modern era to the present day.
Voltaire Electronic
Based upon the Voltaire Foundation Oxford edition of the Complete works of Voltaire (edited by T. Besterman et al.), this database includes all of Voltaire's literary works, searchable by keyword, title, literary form, and date of edition. Texts which have not yet been published in the Complete works are drawn either from the original sources or from the nineteenth-century Moland edition of Voltaire's works.
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W.B. Yeats Collection
The W.B. Yeats Collection contains the major work of W.B. Yeats in all genres, including poetry, plays, criticism and fiction, collected in 22 volumes. The entire text of each work has been included. Any accompanying text written by the author and forming an integral part of the work has been keyed. Indexes of titles and first lines have been excluded. Any images appearing in the text have been included.
Wall Street Journal
Full access to wsj.com. Provides same day access and four year archive. BC login required.
Wall Street Journal (Historical Newspapers)
Available from 1889. Most recent 18 years not available.
Washington Post (Historical Newspapers)
Available from 1877. Most recent 17 years not available.
Searchable full text images. Search BC catalog for more recent coverage.
Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals, 1800 - 1900
The Waterloo Directory of English Newspapers and Periodicals: 1800-1900 provides access to information about thousands of newspapers and periodicals published in England between January 1, 1800 and December 31, 1900. The database consolidates information from many thousands of secondary sources, including scholarly resources for press historians and innumerable reference works on the history of Great Britain. Additionally, the Directory includes digital images of title pages for numerous Victorian periodicals.
Web of Science
Web of Science is a large database, indexing high quality journals and conference proceedings in the sciences, social sciences and humanities and providing detailed citation analysis and citation searching, It covers from 1900 to the present, and is global in scope.
Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals 1824-1900
The Wellesley Index is an index to the authorship of articles, and a bibliography of articles written by each contributor, and using each pseudonym. Forty-five important monthly and quarterly titles are indexed, covering the period from the beginning of the Westminster Review in 1824 to the end of the century. The exception to this is the Edinburgh Review, which is indexed from first issue, in 1802.
Wiley Blackwell History of American Film
Wiley-Blackwell History of American Film provides a chronological portrait of American film history from its origins to the present day.
Wiley Online Library (includes Blackwell Reference Online)
Full-text access to Wiley journals and books. Covers business & economics, history, language & linguistics, literature & cultural studies, philosophy & religion, and sociology and psychology. Includes the Blackwell Companions and Handbooks, dictionaries, encyclopedias and concise companions.
Women and Social Movements in the United States 1600-2000
Primary documents covering U.S. history and women in social movements in the U.S. between 1700 and 2000. Contains document projects that interpret and present documents, most of which are not otherwise available online. Each document project poses an interpretive question and provides a collection of documents that address the question.
Women Writers Online
Women Writers Online is a full-text collection of early women's writing in English, published by the Women Writers Project at Northeastern University. It includes full transcriptions of texts published between 1526 and 1850, focusing on materials that are rare or inaccessible.
Women's Magazine Archives
The full backfiles of leading women’s interest consumer magazines. Coverage ranges from the late-19th century through to 2005.
Women's Studies Archive: Women's Issues and Identities
Women's Studies Archive: Women's Issues and Identities focuses on the social, political, and professional achievements of women throughout the nineteenth and twentieth century.
Women's Studies International
Covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research, 1972 and earlier to present.
Women's Wear Daily Archive
The Women's Wear Daily Archive allows users to explore influences on the fashion and beauty industry. It contains the full run of past print issues and supplements and is updated biannually with more recent issues, starting in 1910.
Works of Martin Luther
The 55-volume set of Luther's Works, a monumental translation project published jointly by Fortress Press and Concordia Publishing House in 1957, is singular in its value to church historians, Luther scholars, and Christians.
World Bank - Documents and Reports
Documents and Reports is a collection of more than 27,000 World Bank operational documents and working papers.
World Bank eLibrary
World Bank eLibrary offers quick and easy access to the complete collection of World Bank publications since the 1990s. The World Bank is the world’s largest source of development assistance. In support of its mission—to end extreme poverty and promote shared prosperity—the World Bank conducts and publishes research on a broad range of global and regional issues affecting developing countries.
World Christian Database
Extensive data are available on 9,000 Christian denominations, 13,000 ethnolinguistic peoples, as well as data on 5,000 cities, 3,000 provinces and 239 countries.
World DataBank Development Indicators
World Bank databases covering specialized world indicator topics such as social indicators, economic indicators, environmental indicators, state, market indicators, and international indicators along with statistics on the external debt of developing countries derived from loan-by-loan records. World Development Indicators coverage from 1960 for 228 countries and 18 groups of countries. Global Development Finance from 1970 for 128 countries.
World Databank. Education Statistics.
The World Bank Education Statistics database provides data on key education topics with over 1500 variables. Themes included are demographics, literacy rates, educational attainment, enrollment, expenditures, employment. Many topics provide gender statistics. Covers 228 countries with some long term projections. Easy export to Excel.
World Databank. Gender Statistics.
The World Bank Gender Statistics database provides data on key gender topics. Themes included are demographics, education, health, labor force, and political participation and gender monitoring. Covers 228 countries with 145 variables and some long term projections. Easy export to Excel.
World Databank. Health Nutrition and Population Statistics.
The World Bank Health Nutrition and Population Statistics database provides data on key health topics with 255 variables. Themes included are demographics, immunization, life expectancy, health care workers, expenditures, prenatal care. Covers 228 countries with some long term projections. Easy export to Excel.
World Higher Education Database
World Higher Education Database Online is an authoritative, comprehensive and up-to-date collection of information on higher education institutions and systems worldwide. It provides a fully cross-referenced and searchable database featuring information on over 17,000 institutions in more than 180 countries. Detailed information on the higher education system of every country is also included.
World News Connection
Full text news (1995-2013) compiled from thousands of non-U.S. media sources translated into English, the information in WNC covers significant socioeconomic, political, scientific, technical, and environmental issues and events. Coverage is by region and includes: East Asia, Near East and South Asia, China, East Europe, West Europe, Latin America and Sub-Saharan Africa.
World Newsreels Online
Streaming video collection of international newsreels, 1929-1966. Includes transcriptions and the ability to create and export clips. Includes March of Time series.
World Religion Database
The World Religion Database (WRD) contains detailed statistics on religious affiliation for every country of the world. It provides source material, including censuses and surveys, as well as best estimates for every religion to offer a definitive picture of international religious demography. It offers best estimates at multiple dates for each of the world's religions for the period 1900 to 2050.
World Shakespeare Bibliography Online
The World Shakespeare Bibliography Online provides annotated entries for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare and published or produced throughout the world from 1964 onwards.
WorldCat (Firstsearch)
Search for books, journals, audio, video, and other print and digital materials from the collections of the BC Libraries and thousands more libraries around the world. This version offers more robust searching than WorldCat Discovery.
WorldCat Discovery
Search WorldCat to find materials in thousands libraries worldwide, including the BC Libraries, the Boston Library Consortium (BLC), and The Center for Research Libraries. Current BC faculty, staff, and students may request items from other libraries through WorldCat.
Worldtradelaw.net
WorldTradeLaw.net's Dispute Settlement Commentary service is a comprehensive legal research tool for WTO dispute settlement. Features include summary and analysis of all reports and arbitrations; an up-to-date keyword index; and a database of dispute settlement tables and statistics.
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
Includes citations and abstracts of the international serials literature in political science and its complimentary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration and policy.
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Yearbook of International Organizations
The Yearbook of International Organizations Online provides a comprehensive database of intergovernmental (IGOs) and international non-governmental organizations (INGOs) worldwide.
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Zentrallblatt MATH - English
Provides coverage of international mathematical research published in the years 1868 through the present in the areas of pure mathematics (e.g. algebra, logic, topology, geometry, analysis), probability theory, statistics and related areas in applied sciends.
Zoological Record
The world's oldest continuing database of animal biology and taxonomy with coverage back to 1864.
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19th Century British Newspapers
Full runs of influential national and regional newspapers representing different political and cultural segments of 19th century British society.
19th Century Masterfile
Journal articles from the 19th and early 20th century.
2012 Implan County Data for Suffolk and Middlesex County
BC username/password and software download required. IMPLAN provides U.S. economic impact data. We subscribe to the 2012 IMPLAN County Data for Suffolk and Middlesex County for 5 users. The economic impact data is similar to BEA's RIMS II impact data.

 

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