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  •  A-Z guide to Shakespeare
  • ABI/INFORM global
    This resource, one of the largest business databases, contains citations and some full-text articles from scholarly journals, popular magazines, and newspapers (including full-text articles from the Wall Street Journal back to 1984), as well as full-text business cases, conference proceedings, and dissertations.
  • ABSEES online
    This resource - the American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies - provides citations to articles on all aspects of Slavic and East European culture. Its citations cover journal articles, books, book chapters, book reviews, dissertations, and more, published in the United States and Canada since 1989.
  • Academic OneFile
    This resource is multidisciplinary and indexes a large number of peer-reviewed, scholarly journals, as well as newspapers, books, and multimedia content such as videos, podcasts and audio files. Articles may be available as full text or as citations or abstracts.
  • Academic search premier
    This resource is a multidisciplinary database that provides access to scholarly journal literature across all disciplines, as well as magazine articles and some newspaper articles. It is a recommended starting point for research on any subject, and very useful for topics that span disciplines. It includes some full text as well as links to full text.
  • Accessible archives (18th-early 20th centuries)
    This resource includes a variety of primary source materials relating to U.S. history from the 18th through the early 20th centuries. The collection includes newspapers, magazines, county histories, books, and more. Note: materials in this collection are text (not image-based) versions of the originals.
  • AccessMedicine
    Use this resource to access comprehensive diagnostic and treatment information in many accessible forms.
  •  Achieving sustainability
  • ACM digital library
    This resource provides a portal to full-text articles published by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). The content includes journals, conference proceedings, magazines, newsletters, and selected book titles in the fields of computing and information technology.
  • Acta sanctorum
    This resource is the electronic version of the complete printed text of Acta Sanctorum, which is a collection of documents written in Latin examining the societies and cultures of early Christian and medieval Europe and the lives of the saints (hagiography), organized according to each saint's feast day. It is cross-searchable with Patrologia Latina Database.
  • African American newspapers (1827-1998)
    This resource provides access to newspapers by and/or for African Americans. Significant titles include: Freedom's Journal, the first African American newspaper published in the US; Frederick Douglass' Paper; and the Washington Bee. Explore historical events related to the anti-slavery movement, the great migration, the modern civil rights movement, and more. Search or browse the collection to find news articles, letters to the editor, advertisements, images, and editorials.
  • AGRICOLA
    This resource, created by the National Agricultural Library, provides comprehensive access to U.S. agricultural and life science information, including journal articles, books chapters, monographs, theses, patents, and technical reports.
  • Alexander Street counseling
    This resource provides access to streaming videos for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Videos often include demonstrations of a certain counseling technique or method. Browse by therapeutic approach, counseling method, presenting condition, therapist, or subject and search videos by keyword. Clips can be made and saved to a personal library. Full videos or clips can be linked or embedded.
  • Alt-PressWatch
    This resource gives researchers full-text access to alternative, independent, and grassroots-supported newspapers, journals, and magazines. These publications cover local, national, and international news and issues with a critical view that contrasts with coverage in corporate-owned media.
  • Alternative press index
    This resource provides citations for articles from international alternative and small-press journals, newspapers and magazines, sometimes with links to full text. Articles include news reports, biographical profiles and arts reviews and cover cultural, economic, political and social change over the last 25 years.
  • Ambrose digital
    This resource gives you access to a diverse collection of streaming videos, including BBC Shakespeare plays and series on global warming, alternative energy, the human body, religion and major inventions throughout history.
  • America, history & life
    This resource provides information about journal articles, book and media reviews, and dissertations on American and Canadian history and culture from prehistoric times to present. Resources can be searched by historical period and includes full-text access to many journal articles.
  •  American Chemical Society journals
  •  American decades
  •  American decades: 2000-2009
  •  American decades primary sources
  •  American decades primary sources: 2000-2009
  • American history in video
    This collection includes archival and documentary streaming video on all aspects and historical periods of American history. Search for videos by keyword or browse by time period, subject, people, places, and more. Each video includes a full transcript, and many include a detailed study guide.
  • American Library Association archives
    This resource contains non-current records of the American Library Association (ALA), including full-text records from elected officers, administrative and staff offices, executive board, council, annual conferences, associations and divisions, round tables on special interests, and committees. ALA Archives also includes correspondence, publications, photographs, sound recordings, films, videotapes, and born-digital items.
  • American memory
    This resource provides digital access to a wide variety of primary source materials relating to all periods of American history, 1490-Present. The collection includes photographs, maps, posters, texts, pamphlets, sheet music, sound and video recordings, and more.
  • American national biography online
    Each biographical essay in this extensive collection includes an in-depth overview of the subject's life and significance in American history. Entries provide a list of further readings and, when applicable, indicate where the subject's papers or manuscripts are located.
  •  American Physical Society journals
  •  American reference books annual [ARBA] online
  • American state papers, 1789-1838
    This resource provides access to primary materials in American history and a wide variety of other areas. It contains searchable full-page images of documents, reports, maps, and statistics from the U.S. Congress and other federal government agencies.
  • America's historical newspapers (1690-1999)
    This resource is a collection of digitized newspapers published in the United States from 1690 to the recent past. Search or browse the collection to find news articles, letters to the editor, advertisements, images, editorials, and more.
  • Ancestry library edition
    This resource is a database of family history and genealogy materials, including: census and voter data; vital records; immigration records including passenger lists; naturalization records; selected court, land and probate records; United States military and draft records; city directories; maps; statistics; and reference books. The census data included is largely from the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, and Western Europe. Date coverage varies, but is primarily 18th century - present. Note: Off-campus access is restricted to current UVM students, faculty and staff.
  •  Ancient Greece and Rome
  • Annals of Congress (1789-1824)
    This resource contains summaries and some full-text of debates, speeches and floor activity in the U.S. Congress, from 1789 to 1824.
  • Année philologique
    This resource is useful for locating scholarly works relating to every aspect of Greek and Roman civilization. It contains citations and abstracts to journal articles, conference papers, books, book reviews, and related research in ancient Greek and Latin language, culture, history, literature, religion/mythology, and philosophy, including material about the early Christian church.
  • Anthropological fieldwork online
    This resource provides access to digitized primary documents from the original fieldwork of seminal anthropologists in the early 20th century, including Bronislaw Malinowski, Victor and Edith Turner, Max Gluckman, Raymond Firth, Ruth Benedict, Charles Seligman and Edith Durham. Additional anthropologists' work will be added on a regular basis. This is an excellent resource for students and scholars studying the history and development of the field of anthropology. It includes fieldwork notes, photographs, letters, and other primary source materials.
  • AnthropologyPlus
    This resource provides comprehensive indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works, and obituaries in all the sub-disciplines of anthropology, including cultural, social, physical, biological, linguistics, archaeology, folklore, and interdisciplinary studies. It provides complete citations with descriptors and geographic information.
  • AnthroSource
    This resource is a full-text, searchable database of publications from the American Anthropological Association (AAA). It contains the full-text of articles from AAA journals, newsletters, bulletins, and monographs.
  • Applied science & technology full text
    This resource provides access to scholarly literature, conference proceedings, and scientific and technical publications in the applied sciences, including engineering, geology, mathematics, and physics. It also provides access to specialized subject periodicals, including buyers' guides and directories.
  • Aristoteles Latinus database
    This resource provides the complete collection of medieval Latin translations of Aristotle. These can be searched by period, author, clavis, or century.
  • Art full text
    This resource includes citations to articles and images on a wide variety of topics relating to art, art history, architecture, design, and film and media studies published in scholarly and professional journals. Some articles include full text.
  • ARTFL project, University of Chicago
    This resource is North America's largest collection of digitized resources in French. It comprises ARTFL-FRANTEXT, which indexes French texts, and more specialized collections of French women writers, Provençal poetry, ancient French texts, and historical dictionaries.
  •  Arts & humanities through the eras
  • ARTstor
    This resource provides images of artwork and cultural artifacts of a wide variety of types, including paintings, sculpture, photographs, prints, furniture, textiles, documentary photographs, and crafts. The collection can be searched by creator, time period, type of work or by region of origin.
  • ASFA 3 - Aquatic pollution and environmental quality
    This resource covers research and policy on the contamination of oceans, seas, rivers, lakes, and estuaries, found in the journal literature, conference proceedings, and some monographs. It contains citations with abstracts, sometimes with a link to the full-text.
  • Associated Press (AP) photo archive
    This resource is a database of photographs, graphs and audio from the Associated Press covering worldwide news events. It includes photographs dating back to the nineteenth century, as well as audio files from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.
  • ATLA religion database
    This resource is an important index to scholarly works in all fields of religion from all cultures, including mythology, ancient religions, and archaeology. It contains citations to articles in journals, books, book chapters, and book reviews. Some citations have links to full-text articles.
  • Atlas of North American English
    This resource provides an overall view of the pronunciation and vowel systems of the dialects of the US and Canada. It redefines the regional dialects of American English on the basis of sound changes active in the 1990s and draws new boundaries reflecting those changes. It also includes audio files.
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  •  Bailey's industrial oil and fat products
  •  Barron's (ProQuest digital microfilm)
  •  Beacham's guide to the endangered species of North America
  • Berg fashion library
    This resource is a searchable portal to integrated text and image content on world dress and fashion throughout history. It covers all aspects of clothing, dress, fashion, and textiles around the world. It contains the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, fashion and costume dictionaries, and e-books. It provides selected images from the encyclopedia and selected museum collections in the U.S. and abroad.
  • Bibliographie de civilisation médiévale
    This resource includes information about books published covering historical periods from 300 to 1500. Use it to locate citations to books on Medieval history and culture.
  • Bibliography of British and Irish history
    This resource contains citations to articles, books, and book chapters on all aspects of British and Irish history, including the history of the British Empire and Commonwealth from all historical periods. It includes information about journal articles, books, and book chapters, published worldwide from 1900 to the present.
  •  Bioethics
  • Biography and genealogy master index
    This resource indexes over 15 million biographies and provides coverage of both historical and contemporary figures.
  •  Biography in context
  • Biological abstracts
    This database includes citations and abstracts from international biological and biomedical sciences literature.
  • Biological & agricultural index
    This resource provides comprehensive coverage to scholarly literature and popular press in the biological and agricultural sciences, including agricultural industry, environmental science, veterinary science, and wildlife management.
  • Birds of North America online
    This resource provides comprehensive, multimedia information (text, photos, audio, and video) of species of birds breeding in the United States and Canada.
  •  BNA antitrust & trade regulation report
  • Book review index plus
    This resource is an index to reviews for adult and children's books from popular, trade, refereed, and scholarly publications. It contains citations to book reviews, frequently with links to full-text reviews.
  •  Boston globe
  •  Boston globe (ProQuest digital microfilm)
  • Boston globe (ProQuest historical newspapers, 1872-1985)
    This database is a digitized version of the microfilm edition of the Boston Globe (1872-1985). The paper is in PDF format, and includes news reports, editorials and editorial cartoons, advertisements, reviews, obituaries, and illustrations and photographs.
  •  Brill's encyclopedia of Hinduism
  • Britannica Academic
    This resource provides access to the complete Encyclopædia Britannica. Articles are written by scholars and experts and include photographs, tables, graphs and videos. The resource also offers access to additional reference sources such as Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus and country statistics.
  • British history online
    This resource is a collection of digitized versions of primary and secondary sources relating to British history from the 11th through the 19th centuries. This is a digital collection including extensive resources on Parliamentary, legal, church, and local histories.
  •  BuildingGreen
  • Burlington free press / Rutland herald index
    This resource provides citations to articles and editorials from the Burlington Free Press and the Rutland Herald newspapers of Vermont. Obituaries are not indexed, nor are sports stories, except for those about championships. It provides citations only; the full text of articles is available in the Microforms area of the Bailey/Howe Library.
  • Burlington free press (ProQuest)
    This resource provides full-text access to selected articles published in the Burlington Free Press newspaper. Coverage is NOT cover-to-cover. Only selected articles are included, as determined by the Burlington Free Press, and only articles written by Burlington Free Press staff. It does not contain newswire reports.
  • Business insights : essentials (previously called: Business & company resource center)
    This resource includes industry surveys; domestic and international company profiles and financial statements; SWOT analyses; excerpts from reference books; and citations and full-text articles from scholarly and popular business literature and newspapers. (Previous title: Business and Company Resource Center.)
  • Business market research collection (formerly Hoover's company profiles)
    This resource provides information about public and non-public companies, including company history, products, competitors, executives, and financial data.
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  •  Familiar quotations
  • Family & society studies worldwide
    This resource provides comprehensive coverage of research, policy and practice literature in the fields of family science, human ecology and development, and social welfare. It contains citations and abstracts for scholarly journal articles, book chapters and books, conference papers, government documents and gray literature. Some citations include full text.
  •  Feminism in literature
  • FIAF international index to film periodicals
    This resource is the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF) portal to information and research on film and television. Its most significant contents are: The International Index to Film Periodicals (journals covering film and television) and the full text of key reference works: Encyclopedia of Early Cinema (Routledge), Routledge Companion to Film Studies, Oxford History of World Cinema, Critical Ideas in Television Studies (Oxford), Film Analysis: A Norton Reader.
  • Film & television literature index
    This resource is an index to journals, magazines and books covering all aspects of film and television: film criticism, reviews, film and television theory, preservation and restoration, writing, production, and cinematography. It contains citations with abstracts (some with links to full-text articles) to articles, books, book chapters, and reviews (film, television, and book).
  • Film literature index
    This resource is an international index to journals and magazines covering all aspects of film and television. It includes citations to articles, film reviews, television reviews, and book reviews.
  • Filmakers library online
    This resource provides streaming video access to documentary films, including award-winning productions. It allows users to isolate and annotate clips for scholarly projects and provides full transcripts. It can be browsed by topics, places, or director/producer; or searched by keyword or phrase.
  • Food and fitness
    This resources provides more than 1800 entries on matters of exercise and diet. This second edition includes a variety of specific terms (‘mindfulness-acceptance commitment theory’) as well as broader topics (‘calorie requirements of different activities’).
  •  Food environment atlas
  •  Fowler's concise dictionary of modern English usage
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  •  Gale encyclopedia of alternative medicine
  •  Gale encyclopedia of American law
  •  Gale encyclopedia of children's health
  •  Gale encyclopedia of medicine
  •  Gale encyclopedia of multicultural America
  •  Gale encyclopedia of psychology
  •  Gale encyclopedia of U.S. economic history
  • Gale virtual reference library
    This resource is a collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries and guide-books in e-book format, covering a multidisciplinary range of subjects. It is possible to search individual titles or the entire collection.
  • Gender studies database
    This resource provides information about research materials on all topics relating to women's and gender studies. It includes information about articles from scholarly and popular journals, newsletters, chapter from books, and government reports.
  • GenderWatch
    This resource provides access to articles on all topics relating to gender, sexuality, and women's studies. It includes articles from scholarly and popular journals, newsletters, and government reports. Most article are available as full-text.
  • General OneFile
    This resource contains newspapers, journals, and other general-interest media sources, including the New York Times and NPR transcripts.
  • General reference center gold
    This resource offers access to full-text articles from general-interest sources, including newspapers, magazines, encyclopedias and dictionaries.
  • Geo-data
    This encyclopedia includes information on the physical geography of every country in the world, including basic information on climate, vegetation, and natural resources.
  • GEOBASE
    This resource covers the fields of physical and cultural geography, earth sciences, ecology and natural resources, as well as international development-related topics. Coverage includes scholarly journal literature, magazine articles, product reviews, directories, conference proceedings, and reports. It includes bibliographic citations with abstracts and links to full-text articles.
  • Geofacets
    This resource offers over 1.5 million maps, figures, and tables sourced from scientific publications, covering a spectrum of geoscience disciplines from general geology to specialized subject areas like organic geochemistry and sequence stratigraphy. Content types include maps and photos (some with Shapefiles or georeferencing), stratigraphic columns, seismic sections, cross-sections, well data, and more. Items display citations and link to original articles.
  • GeoRef
    This resource provides access to the geoscience literature of the world, including coverage of scholarly journal literature, books, maps, government reports, conference papers, theses, and dissertations. It includes bibliographic citations with abstracts, and links to full-text articles.
  • GeoScienceWorld
    This database, developed by the American Geological Institute and the Geological Society of America, disseminates international scholarly literature in the earth sciences.
  • Global financial data
    This resource provides current and historical data on bonds, commodities, interest rates, stock markets and indices, futures, exchange rates, GDP, prices, and unemployment.
  • Global health
    This resource broadly covers international and community-level scholarly literature in public health, including rural development and health policy. Content includes journal articles, books, book chapters, conference proceedings, newsletters, reports, and gray literature.
  • Google scholar
    This resource provides access to scholarly literature including articles, theses, books, abstracts, court opinions, technical reports, patents and many other document types. (Access for non-UVM affiliates)
  • GreenFILE
    This resource provides references to journal articles, magazine and news articles, statistical information, reference resources, and multimedia that focus on all aspects of the wide breadth of current environmental issues. It includes abstracts and some full text of articles, statistical information, case studies, links to websites and blogs of interest, and podcasts and other multimedia presentations.
  • GREENR
    This resource provides references to journal articles, magazine and news articles, statistical information, reference resources, and multimedia, on current environmental issues.
  •  Green's dictionary of slang
  • Grove art online
    This resource is the online version of the Grove Dictionary of Art, the standard encyclopedia for Art History. It contains thousands of in-depth entries, including recommendations for further reading. Search or explore by time period, type of work, or location. This resource is also useful for locating biographical information and images.
  • Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia
    Based on the 17-volume print encyclopedia, this resource features information on more than 4000 species, presented with more than 12,000 photos, maps, videos, audio clips, and interactive tools. Articles written by scientists and subject experts are peer reviewed authoritively and selected by an expert editorical board. Entries can be translated to 11 languages and includes text-to-speech properties.
  • Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia. Evolution
    This resource features encyclopedia entries focused on evolution, supported by subject specialists and peer-reviewed by an editor and editorial board comprising of evolution experts. This is a supplement to Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia (2003), and compliments a companion volume, Extinction (2013).
  • Grzimek's animal life encyclopedia. Extinction
    This resource features more than 80 topically arranged, comprehensive articles, focusing on extinction. Suggestions for further reading, lists of scientific organizations & contact information are included. This is a supplement to Grzimek’s Animal Life Encyclopedia (2003), and compliments a companion volume, Evolution (2011).
  • Guardian (ProQuest historical newspapers, Manchester, 1821-2003)
    This database provides digital access to the British newspapers the Guardian (1821-2003) and the Observer (1791-2003).
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  •  Handbook of international financial terms
  •  Handbook of nanophysics
  •  Handbook of psychology
  • HAPI, the database of Latin American journal articles (formerly: Hispanic American Periodicals Index)
    This resource provides citations to the social sciences and humanities literature that focuses on Latin America, including: Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean Basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics/Latinos in the U.S. It includes citations to articles, book reviews, documents, and original literary works. Some citations have links to full-text articles.
  • Harper's weekly (1857-1912)
    This resource provides access to Harper's Weekly (1857-1912), America's leading 19th century illustrated newspaper, well-known for it's political and editorial cartoons. Materials can be located by geographic location, literary genre, occupation, and other topics of interest.
  • Hathi Trust digital library
    This resource is a partnership of academic and research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world. Use it to search for historic or primary source material.
  • Health and psychosocial instruments
    Use this resource to find information on measurement instruments such as questionnaires, checklists, rating scales and tests in the health and psychosocial sciences, organizational behavior, and library and information science. For reviews of tests, Mental Measurements Yearbook is preferred.
  • Health & wellness resource center
    This resource provides access to health and health-related information from journal articles, magazine articles, reference resources, book chapters, newsletters, pamphlets, drug and herbal remedy information, and multimedia sources.
  • Historical abstracts
    This database provides access to scholarly articles on all aspects of world history, excluding the United States and Canada, from 1450-present.
  • Historical statistics of the United States
    This resource includes data on population, health, labor, the environment, energy, business, and more for the United States and individual states dating back to the 1700s.
  • Humanities & social sciences index retrospective, 1907-1984
    This resource is an international index to journals in the humanities and social sciences. It contains citations to articles, book reviews, film reviews (limited), theater reviews, and poems. A very limited number of citations include full text. This is a good resource for tracing the history of scholarship on a humanities or social sciences topic.
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  • IBISWorld
    This resource contains research reports for U.S. industries, specialized (small or new) U.S. industries, and global industries. It also includes shorter reports on consumer behavior, demographics, and economic indicators, as well as an archive of previous U.S. industry reports dating back to 1999.
  • ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research)
    This resource has data holdings that encompass a range of academic disciplines, including political science, sociology, demography, history, economics, international relations, gerontology, public health, criminal justice, and education. Data collections consist of raw data files and code-books. Data sets can be downloaded directly to a user's computer for use with statistical software.
  • IEEE standards dictionary online
    This resource is a searchable dictionary of terms used in standards issued by the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Note: this edition of the dictionary (7th) is the most recent, but it is not maintained. It can be used for general reference, but entries are not guaranteed to be up to date.
  • IEEE Xplore digital library
    This resource has wide-ranging coverage of scholarly research on electrical and computer engineering, including the full text of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) journal articles and conference proceedings. It is also an index of magazine articles, book chapters and IEEE standards.
  • Index Islamicus
    This is an index to scholarly works on all aspects of Islam and the Muslim world. It covers their beliefs, culture, history, societies, language and literature. It contains citations to articles in journals, books and book chapters, some with links to full-text articles.
  •  Index of Medieval art
  • Index to Jewish periodicals
    This resource is an index to English-language scholarly and substantive works on Jewish history, culture and thought - including contemporary Jewish and Middle Eastern affairs.
  •  Indo-European etymological dictionaries online
  • Industrial and applied microbiology abstracts (Microbiology A)
    This database covers the journal literature in agricultural, food and beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical microbiology.
  • Inform
    This resource covers global financial reporting and assurance literature from FASB, EITF, AICPA, IASB, IFAC, PCAOB, SEC, FASAB, and GASB, plus requirements from key countries around the world. It also includes the FASB's accounting standards codification (2009) and PricewaterhouseCoopers guidance.
  • InfoTrac newsstand
    This resource is a collection of articles from a wide range of newspapers, including major U.S. dailies and British and Mexican publications. Most articles are full-text and there are tools for exporting, sharing, and translating articles.
  • IngentaConnect
    This database contains thousands of academic and research articles in a variety of subject areas with some full text availability.
  • INSPEC
    This resource covers international literature in the fields of engineering and physics. It provides citations to journal articles, conference proceedings, technical reports, book reports and dissertations.
  •  Institute of Physics journals
  • International bibliography of theatre & dance
    This resource is a major international index to works on theatre, dance, and other performing arts. It contains citations to journal articles, books, book chapters, reviews, and dissertations. Many citations have links to full-text articles.
  •  International consumer markets 2018-2019
  •  International dictionary of films and filmmakers
  •  International encyclopedia of dance
  •  International encyclopedia of education
  •  International encyclopedia of the social & behavioral sciences
  •  International encyclopedia of the social sciences
  •  International encyclopedia of the social sciences (2nd ed., 2008)
  • International index to performing arts
    This resource is an international index to magazines, scholarly and trade journals pertaining to the performing arts, and extending to stagecraft, circus performance, opera, pantomime, puppetry, performance art, comedy, storytelling, and magic. It contains citations to articles, book reviews, performance reviews, obituaries, and biographical profiles.
  • International medieval bibliography
    This resource is an index of citations to articles on Medieval history and culture in Europe, the Middle East and North Africa from 300 to 1500. It includes information about articles published worldwide.
  • International political science abstracts
    This resource provides citations and abstracts for scholarly journal articles in political science and related fields, published internationally.
  • Iter bibliography
    This resource is a multidisciplinary index to journals and books pertaining to all aspects of the Middle Ages (the medieval period) and Renaissance (400-1700).
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  •  Johns Hopkins guide to literary theory & criticism
  • Journal citation reports (also called: InCites journal citation reports)
    This resource allows you to evaluate and compare journal impact factors using citation data drawn from thousands of scholarly and technical journals and conference proceedings in the areas of science, technology, and social sciences.
  • JSTOR
    This resource is a searchable multidisciplinary database of the full content of archival issues of scholarly journals. It also provides citations to books and pamphlets provided by JSTOR in digital format. Issues published within the last 3-5 years are generally not covered.
  • JSTOR Sustainability
    This resource is the first of JSTOR’s thematic collections, and provides full text access to journal articles, research reports, and e-books in the broad interdisciplinary area of sustainability. According to JSTOR, collection will contain a minimum of 150 journals and 5,000 research reports by its completion in 2018.
  • Junior edition
    This multidisciplinary database, designed for students in junior high school, provides access to journals, magazines, and newspapers with full-text articles.
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  • Kanopy Streaming Video
    This streaming video platform provides feature films and documentaries from around the world.
  • Kids infobits
    This multidisciplinary database, designed for elementary school students (grades K-6), provides access to age-appropriate features magazines, reference books, and newspaper articles.
  •  Kings and queens of Britain
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  • Latin America data base
    This resource, created by the University of New Mexico, provides current and historical news about Latin America in English.
  • Lecture notes in mathematics
    This resource provides online access to the full text of Lecture Notes in Mathematics from the first volume (1964) to 2017. This series covers new developments in all fields of mathematics, usually in the form of research monographs and lectures.
  • LexisNexis Academic
    This full-text resource contains articles from national/regional/international newspapers, magazines, journals, law reviews, and wire services; broadcast transcripts; U.S. federal and state case law, codes, and regulations; company financial reports; patents; and SEC filings.
  • LGBT studies in video
    This streaming video service provides access to documentaries, interviews, archival footage, and select feature films exploring LGBT issues.
  • Library, information science & technology abstracts
    This resource provides citations, abstracts, and some full-text articles from journals (including peer-reviewed) in library science. It also contains citations and abstracts of books, book chapters, book reviews, research reports, case studies, and conference proceedings.
  • Library literature & information science full text
    This resource contains citations and some full-text articles (including peer-reviewed) from journals including key library and information-science periodicals, as well as citations for books, conference papers, book reviews, and book chapters.
  • Library of Latin texts (Cross Database Searchtool)
    This resource is a searchable database of full-text Latin texts from ancient times (Livius Andronicus, 240 B.C.) through to the Second Vatican Council (1962-1965).
  • Linguistics and language behavior abstracts
    Use LLBA to find scholarly articles in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, books and dissertations in linguistics, communication sciences, speech, hearing and language studies.
  •  Literary encyclopedia
  • Literary research guide
    This resource is a selective, annotated guide to reference sources essential to the study of British literature, literatures of the United States, other literatures in English, and related topics (e.g., composition and rhetoric, film and literature, etc.). Important bibliographies, abstracts, surveys of research, indexes, databases, catalogs, general histories and surveys, annals, chronologies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks are described and frequently evaluated.
  • Literature criticism online (LCO)
    This resource is a searchable database of full-length or excerpted criticism of works in all literary genres and biographical information about significant writers and filmmakers worldwide from all eras. It presents a range of modern and historical views on writers and their works. This is the main interface for cross-searching seven Gale literary resources.
  • Literature resource center
    This database contains biographical profiles of significant writers worldwide from all eras and literary genres. It also includes full-length or excerpted literary criticism articles and book reviews from scholarly journals and magazines, book chapters, and reference books. It also includes overviews of literary topics and work overviews (plots, themes, characters).
  • LLMC digital
    This resource includes U.S. federal, state, and territories government documents, laws, case reporters, legal periodicals and treatises. It also includes foreign government, multi-jurisdictional, and international law documents; canon law, Native American law, and legal philosophy.
  • Loeb classical library
    This resource provides full-text of important works in Greek and Latin literature from 800 B.C. to A.D. 1000 in their original texts and English translations. Works include 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. An integrated Greek keyboard aids in searching the Greek texts.
  • Los Angeles times (Current content, 1985-present)
    This database provides comprehensive, full-text access to the Los Angeles Times (1985-present).
  •  Los Angeles times (ProQuest digital microfilm)
  • Los Angeles times (ProQuest historical newspapers, 1881-1993)
    This resource provides historical access to the Los Angeles Times (1881-1993). Materials are in PDF format, and including illustration, advertisements, and photographs.
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  • Masterplots
    This database contains full-text summaries and critical evaluations of selected books, plays, stories, and poems in literature worldwide from all eras.
  • MathSciNet
    This resource contains journal abstracts and citation data covering all fields of mathematics. Many records have links to full text. MathSciNet also contains citations for reviews, conference proceedings, theses and books.
  • MedlinePlus
    This database is a free online resource from the U.S. National Library of Medicine that provides high-quality, authoritative health information for the consumer. It includes a medical encyclopedia, with articles, images, and videos; health topic pages with carefully selected links and references to the medical literature; drug and supplement information; and much more.
  • Mental measurements yearbook with Tests in print
    This resource, published by the Buros Center for Testing, includes standardized English-language tests and measurements used in education, early childhood development, reading, speech and hearing, psychology, and related fields. It contains descriptions, professional reviews, and pricing information for the tests, but due to copyright limitations, does not provide the actual test instruments.
  • Mergent archives
    This resource provides access to historical annual reports back to the mid 1800s, corporate histories and financial statements back to the early 1900s, and information about municipal securities issued by each U.S. state, Puerto Rico, and Guam. Content from Mergent manuals (formerly Moody's manuals).
  •  Mergent bondviewer
  • Mergent online
    This resource contains information on U.S. public companies (active and inactive) and non-U.S. companies (active and inactive). It also includes country information, global industry reports, historical stock prices, and equity research reports.
  •  Middle Ages
  • Middle English compendium
    This resource provides access to and interconnectivity between Middle English Dictionary, HyperBibliography of Middle English (all the Middle English materials cited in the Middle English Dictionary), and the Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse (full-text digitized collection of Middle English texts).
  •  MLA directory of periodicals
  • MLA international bibliography
    This is a comprehensive index for research works on world literatures, literary theory, linguistics, rhetoric and composition, folklore, and the dramatic arts. It contains citations (some with links to full text) to articles in scholarly journals and magazines, books, book chapters, and dissertations.
  • Mometrix eLibrary
    This resource provides ebook study guides and practice questions for Praxis Core, and all Praxis II tests required by the State of Vermont's Testing Requirements for Educator Licensure. It also provides a limited number of ebooks for licensure testing in Massachusetts and New York as well as support for GRE, GMAT, LSAT, MCAT, and SAT tests.
  • Monthly catalog of U.S. government publications, 1895-1976
    This resource provides titles, subjects, call numbers and other information for U.S. government publications. Many of the documents described can be located in the Government Information collection on the Ground Floor of the Bailey/Howe Library.
  • Morningstar investment research center
    This resource enables users to screen for and get information about stocks, mutual funds, exchange traded funds, and closed end funds. It also provides information about various investment indexes and the full text of Morningstar publications.
  • Music online
    This audio resource offers listeners access to a wide variety of recorded music and spoken word, including folk songs and world music, poetry, historic events, lectures and language instruction, and music for dance.
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  • PAIS
    This index provides access to journal articles, books, government documents, statistics, gray literature, and conference reports for international public and social policy.
  • Patrologia Graeca
    This resource provides access to the full text of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Graeca and indexes, which is an edited collection of writings by the Christian Church Fathers and various secular writers, published in Greek with Latin translations. The content covers the history of the Christian Church from its beginnings through the Council of Florence in 1439.
  • Patrologia Latina
    This resource is the electronic version of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina and indexes. It comprises the works of the Church Fathers (e.g., patristic works) from Tertullian (A.D. 200) to the death of Pope Innocent III (A.D.1216).
  • PBS video collection
    This streaming video platform provides access to PBS documentary films and series.
  • Perkins Digital Library
    This resource, created by the University of Vermont, provides digitized images of rocks, minerals, fossils, and thin sections from the Perkins Geology Museum collection.
  • Philosopher's index
    This database contains abstracts covering journal articles, books, book chapters, and book reviews in all areas of philosophy.
  • PhilPapers
    This resource is a directory and search engine for articles and books in the field of philosophy. A community of philosophers contributes scholarly work and the database is maintained by the Australian National University.
  • Picture post historical archive (1938-1957)
    This resource provides complete access to The Picture Post (1938-1957), a photojournalistic magazine from the United Kingdom.
  • Play index
    This is an index to plays written or translated into English, published since 1949 in anthologies, collections, or discretely. Includes monologues; single plays; classic dramas; one-act plays; puppet performances; radio, television, and Broadway productions.
  •  Pocket Oxford American thesaurus
  •  Pocket Oxford-Hachette French dictionary : English-French
  •  Pocket Oxford-Hachette French dictionary : French-English
  •  Pocket Oxford Italian dictionary : English-Italian
  •  Pocket Oxford Italian dictionary : Italian-English
  •  Pocket Oxford Latin dictionary : English-Latin
  •  Pocket Oxford Latin dictionary : Latin-English
  •  Pocket Oxford Spanish dictionary : English-Spanish
  •  Pocket Oxford Spanish dictionary : Spanish-English
  • Poetry criticism
    This resource is a database of full-length or excerpted criticism of poetry and biographical information about significant poets worldwide from all eras. It presents a range of modern and historical views on poets and their works.
  • PolicyMap
    This online data and mapping application gives access to indicators about U.S. communities and markets covering demographics, employment and socioeconomic indicators, housing, crime, health, and more, at multiple geographic levels. Users can access data in interactive maps, tables, charts, and reports.
  • Pollution abstracts
    This database contains references to journal articles, conference proceedings, government reports, and other gray literature focusing on air, water, land, and noise pollution. It includes bibliographic citations with abstracts and links to full-text articles.
  • Prescriber's letter
    This resource contains updates on new developments in drug therapy for Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners and other prescribers. Content includes continuing education modules.
  • Professional collection
    This resource provides access to full-text journal articles on education-related topics such as school administration, child development and psychology, and best practices in teaching from pre-K to secondary level.
  • Project Gutenberg
    This resource is a collection of free digitized books that are either in the public domain or have the approval of the copyright holder.
  • Project Muse
    This resource is a searchable multidisciplinary full-text database of scholarly journals primarily in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. It also provides citations to books provided by Project Muse in digital format. Issues published prior to the last 15-20 years are generally not covered.
  • ProQuest Central
    This multidisciplinary database provides access to a variety of resources including scholarly journals, international newspapers, business information and dissertations.
  • ProQuest Congressional (formerly: Lexis Nexis Congressional)
    This resource provides access to the full text and indexing for most Congressional hearings, the Serial Set (House and Senate Reports and Documents), Committee Prints, the Congressional Record and Congressional Bills.
  • ProQuest dissertations & theses A & I
    This resource is a database of international scholarly research as presented in theses and dissertations from institutions of higher education.
  • ProQuest health management
    This resource covers health administration topics including public health administration, health economics, hospitals, health insurance, management and ethics in healthcare. Content includes journals, dissertations and theses. Search by keyword or subject heading. Results include citations, abstracts and some full-text.
  • ProQuest newsstream (formerly ProQuest newsstand)
    This resource offers access to full text of local, regional, and national newspapers from throughout the world.
  • ProQuest religion
    This resource is an index to to scholarly and substantive works on worldwide religious studies and perspectives as well as mythology and ancient religions.
  •  ProQuest statistical insight
  • PsycARTICLES
    Use this database to find a limited selection of scholarly articles in peer-reviewed journals published by the American Psychological Association, Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe Publishing. For comprehensive research on a topic, PsycINFO is preferred.
  • Psychological experiments online.
    This multimedia collection synthesizes important psychological experiments of the 20th and 21st centuries. It includes original videos, photos, documents, notes and other primary materials.
  • PsycINFO
    This resource contains international scholarly articles in peer-reviewed journals, book chapters, books and dissertations in psychology and the social, behavioral and health sciences. PsycINFO is the most comprehensive database for literature in the psychological sciences.
  • PsycTESTS
    Published by the APA, this resource provides information on thousands of psychological, behavioral, and achievement instruments. Measures, tests and scales are included, and in some cases, the actual instrument can be viewed and downloaded.
  • PubMed
    This resource comprises over 25 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations and abstracts include the fields of biomedicine and health, covering portions of the life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering. (Access for non-UVM affiliates)
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  • Readers' guide retrospective, 1890-1982
    This database contains indexing of popular general-interest periodicals in the U.S. (1890-1982).
  •  Real-life math
  • Reaxys
    This resource searches Beilstein (organic chemistry), Gmelin (inorganic and organometallic chemistry) and patent chemistry databases.
  • Register of Debates (1824-1837)
    This resource contains summaries and some full text of debates, speeches and floor activity in the U.S. Congress (1824-1837).
  • Repère
    This resource is a French-language index to articles in general and scholarly French language periodicals from Québec, Canada, France, Belgium, and Switzerland.
  • RILM abstracts of music literature (1967-present only)
    This index covers international scholarly literature on all aspects of music, ethnomusicology, music therapy, and music education.
  • Roper Center For Public Opinion Research
    This archive contains social science data, specializing in data from surveys of public opinion.
  •  Routledge encyclopedia of philosophy
  • Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) publications
    This resource provides access to current and historical content from the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) and its forerunner societies. It contains searchable full-text of 44 peer-reviewed journals, more than 1,500 books, and a collection of online databases and literature updating services. Article coverage is from 1841 to current, with reference-linking in articles published after 1990.
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  • Safari tech books online
    This e-book collection provides access to recently published books on technology and computer-related subjects.
  •  Sage journals online
  • Sage stats
    This resource provides access to U.S. statistical data from both governmental and non-governmental organizations, spanning subject areas across the social sciences, health, education, environment, and more.
  •  Science and its times
  • ScienceDirect
    This publisher platform covers journal literature and e-books from Elsevier in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities.
  • SciFinder Scholar
    This database produced by Chemical Abstracts Services, provides comprehensive coverage of chemical information, including chemical substances, references, reactions, chemical supplier, and regulated chemicals. Scholarly content includes journals, patents, books, theses, and conference proceedings.
  • Scitation
    This database provides users access to the core journal literature, reports, and conference proceedings in the field of physics, as well as related disciplines of chemistry, geosciences, and engineering.
  • SCOLA
    This streaming video service rebroadcasts native language television programming from around the world.
  • Seventeenth-eighteenth century Burney collection newspapers (1604-1804)
    This resource provides access to scanned images of newspapers, broadsides, and pamphlets published in Britain in the 17th and 18th centuries.
  • Short story criticism
    This resource is a searchable database of full-length or excerpted criticism of short fiction and biographical information about significant writers of short fiction worldwide from all eras. It presents a range of modern and historical views on short fiction writers and their works.
  • SIAM journals online
    This resource provides full-text access to the journals published by the Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). These journals contain high-impact, peer-reviewed research on applied, computational and industrial mathematics. This resource also provides access to SIAM conference proceedings.
  • Small business resource center
    This resource provides information about starting, financing, and managing a small business, including journal and news articles, reference books, and sample business plans.
  • Social explorer
    This resource can be used to explore both historical and contemporary U.S. Census data in report form or visually on a map, allowing for comparison of information from different censuses or geographic areas.
  • Social sciences full text
    This resource provides access to scholarly and professional literature in a wide range of social science areas, including anthropology, economics, public administration, political science, psychology, social work, and sociology.
  • Social services abstracts
    This resource provides access to scholarly articles, journals, book reviews, and dissertations in social work, human services, social welfare, social policy, and community development.
  • Sociological abstracts
    This resource includes abstracts indexes for journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers in sociology and related fields.
  • Springer journals
    This publisher platform provides full-text access to articles, journals, chapters, books, and reference works in the sciences and social sciences.
  •  Springfield Republican (1837-1988)
  •  Springfield union (1947-1987)
  • SRDS
    This resource provides current information about consumer magazines, business publications, newspapers, and radio stations and can be used to find target audience, format, circulation and reach, advertising prices, and advertising deadlines.
  •  St. James encyclopedia of popular culture
  • Standards infobase
    This resource provides technical standards for manufacturing and testing. It covers major national and international standards agencies, including ASTM, IEEE, NISO and SAE.
  •  Stanford encyclopedia of philosophy
  • Statesman's yearbook
    This resource includes information on all countries of the world. Topics covered include government, politics, history, culture, economics, foreign relations, population, climate, social institutions and natural resources. Older editions of this source can be accessed through its archive. Information is available by country or across countries through the use of the comparison tool.
  • Statistical abstract of the U.S.
    This resource provides access to comprehensive summary statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.
  • Student edition
    This multidisciplinary database, designed for students in high school, provides access to journals, magazines, newspapers, reference sources, and podcasts.
  • Sunday times digital archive (London, 1822-2006)
    This resource provides access to the Sunday Times of London (1822-2006).
  • Sustainability science abstracts
    This resource includes citations to scholarly literature, conference proceedings, and gray literature, covering sustainability-related topics including: agriculture/food, human population/demography, natural resources management, and conservation of natural resources.
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  •  Terrorism
  • Thesaurus linguae Graecae
    This resource is a searchable collection of digitized full-length literary texts in ancient Greek, from Homer (8th c. B.C.) to the fall of Byzantium (A.D. 1453).
  • Times digital archive (London, 1785-2011)
    This resource provides access to The Times (of London) (1785-2011).
  • Times of India (ProQuest historical newspapers, 1838-2007)
    This database provides access to the Times of India (1838-2007), a national English-language paper from India. The paper is fully digitized in PDF and includes news, articles, advertisements, and more.
  • TLS historical archive
    This resource is a searchable database of cover-to-cover, full-text content of the Times Literary Supplement (TLS) since 1902. Previous 5 years unavailable.
  • Toxicology abstracts
    This database covers toxicology journals with an emphasis on industrial and agricultural chemicals, household products, and pharmaceuticals.
  • TOXLINE
    This database from the U.S. National Library of Medicine provides access to journal articles and technical and grant reports on biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals.
  •  Treatise on estuarine and coastal science
  • Twentieth-century literary criticism
    This resource is a searchable database of full-length or excerpted criticism of works in all literary genres and biographical information about significant 20th century fiction and nonfiction writers and filmmakers worldwide. It presents a range of modern and historical views on writers and their works.
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  • Ulrich's periodicals directory
    This resource provides information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types (scholarly journals, e-journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters) in more than 900 subjects. It provides ISSN, publisher, language, and subjects, and indicates where a periodical is indexed and whether or not it is peer-reviewed.
  • Uniworld online
    Use this resource to find information about multinational public or private companies, including the relationships between parent companies and subsidiaries (who owns/operates whom), contact information, executive names, revenue, number of employees, industry, and type of ownership (public or private). Excludes companies operating only domestically.
  • UpToDate
    This resource contains descriptions of medical diseases and disorders and is designed to be consulted by health care practitioners as they evaluate potential clinical diagnostic and treatment options. It also includes drug information, medical calculators, images, patient information in English and Spanish, continuing medical education modules, and links to full-text journal articles.
  • U.S. Congressional serial set
    This resource includes full-text documents, reports, maps, and statistics from the U.S. Congress and other federal government agencies, 1817-1980.
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  • Vermont Center for Geographic Information
    This source provides access to Vermont's geospatial data, searchable by keyword or theme.
  •  Vermont Online Library
  • VisualDx
    This resource is a diagnostic decision support system designed to aid health care practitioners in the diagnosis of visually identifiable diseases. As the clinician enters patient findings, it creates a differential diagnosis of visually identifiable diseases, drug reactions, and infections. The database contains many images from people of different ages, skin colors, body size, and other variations that can affect the recognition of these visible symptoms of disease.
  • Vital signs online
    This resource is a full-text resource that includes descriptive information about global trends, with accompanying charts and graphs of statistical information. Use it to locate background information and statistical data on global trends broadly related to sustainability themes.
  • Vogue archive
    This archive contains full issues of Vogue magazine from the first issue in 1892 to the current month. The archive is indexed and can be searched by photographer, fashion item (kimono, scoop neckline, Breton jacket), person pictured, company/brand, designer name, or material (chiffon, wool, taffeta).
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  • Zoological record
    This resource covers journal, book, and conference literature of animal biology. It also includes reference material on animal taxonomy.