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  • Communication & Mass Media Complete

    Coverage of more than 500 journals in the communication and mass media fields, with over 230 in full-text.

  • ERIC [ProQuest]

    U.S. Dept. of Education database providing extensive access to educational-related literature.

  • GenderWatch

    A full text database of 140 international publications devoted to women's and gender issues.

  • PsycINFO

    Premier resource for surveying the literature of psychology and adjunct fields. Covers 1887-present. Produced by the APA.

  • Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science)

    A multidisciplinary database with searchable author abstracts covering over 1700 journals in the social sciences.

  • Sociological Abstracts

    Provides access to the international literature in sociology and related disciplines. Covers 1800+ journals, back to 1952.

  • Urban Studies Abstracts

    Urban Studies Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to urban studies, including urban affairs, ...

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  • A-V Online

    A database of distribution sources for educational media on videotape, film, audiocassette, and other formats.

  • ABI/INFORM Global

    Indexes 3,000+ business-related periodicals (with full text for 2,000+), including Wall Street Journal.

  • Abstracts in Anthropology

    Index and abstract of all four subfields of anthropology: cultural anthropology, physical anthropology, archaeology and linguistic.

  • Abstracts in Social Gerontology

    Provides bibliographic records covering aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other key areas of relevance to gerontology.

  • Academic OneFile

    Provides indexing for over 8,000 scholarly journals, industry periodicals, general interest magazines and newspapers.

  • Access UN

    This databases contains complete bibliographic citations of UN documents and publications. Indexes United Nations documents since 1946.

  • Access World News [NewsBank]

    Full text of 600+ U.S. newspapers and 260+ English-language newspapers from other countries worldwide.

  • Accessible Archives

    Provides full text, searchable access to important American magazines and newspapers from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

  • ACM Digital Library

    Full-text archive of ACM publications, including journals, magazines, transactions, proceedings, and newsletters.

  • Africa-Wide Information (EBSCO)

    Africa-Wide is a combination of two well-known databases, South African Studies and African Studies, published by Ebsco.

  • African American Almanac

    Provides historical and current information on African American history, society, and culture in 28 topical chapters.

  • African American Biographical Database

    The Largest Electronic Collection of Biographical Information on African Americans - 1790-1950.

  • African American Newspapers

    Includes searchable full text of a number of African-American newspapers published from 1827 to 1902.

  • African American Years: Chronologies of American History and Experience

    This chronology presents the history of African Americans from pre-colonial times to the present..

  • Alt-Press Watch

    Full text of over 200 alternative and independent-press newspapers, magazines and journals.

  • Alternative Press Index

    Indexes nearly 300 alternative, radical, and left publications, which cover cultural, economic, political and social change.

  • America's Historical Newspapers

    America's Historical Newspapers provides searchable digital facsimiles of thousands of titles from all 50 states. The collection ...

  • America: History & Life with Full Text (EBSCO)

    Covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.

  • American FactFinder

    Population, housing and economic census data from ongoing surveys including American Community Survey

  • American Indian History Online

    This database provides access to more than 5,000 years of culture, history, and leaders. 320+ Native American groups are presented ...

  • American Memory Online Collection

    Digital record of American history from the Library of Congress, including texts, sound recordings, images, prints, maps and sheet music.

  • American Periodicals (APS)

    Searchable, full text of selected American periodicals of all kinds published between 1740 and 1900.

  • American Women's History Online

    Biographies, historical and topical subject entries, speeches and other documents, maps and charts, photographs, and timelines that ...

  • Ancient and Medieval History Online

    Covers covers five ancient civilizations-Africa, Egypt, Greece, Rome, and Mesoamerica-from 3 to 5 million years ago to flourishing ...

  • Annual Reviews

    Provides access to authoritative, analytic reviews of research in 29 focused disciplines within the Biological & Medical, Physical, and ...

  • AnthroSource

    Electronic archive of journals published by the American Anthropological Association (AAA), most with full text from V. 1-present.

  • AP Images

    Online access to over 500,000 photos with detailed captions from the AP news wire. Includes all photos from US and abroad added in the ...

  • Archive Finder

    A database listing over 200,000 manuscript and other special collections at thousands of repositories in the U.S., U.K. and Ireland.

  • ArchiveGrid

    A guide to historical records, personal papers, and family histories held in archives around the world. Contains nearly a million ...

  • Arts and Humanities Citation Index (Web of Science)

    Index of 1,600 arts and humanities journals that allows searching for articles that cite a known author or work.

  • Avention

    Information on nearly 3 million companies, including large and mid-sized companies in the US and Canada, and hundreds of thousands worldwide

  • Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals

    Citations to articles from architecture and related periodicals, emphasizing the fields of architectural design and history.

  • Balance of Payments Statistics (BOP)

    BOP summarizes economic transactions of economies from 1948 to the present.

  • Baltimore African-American, 1893-1988

    Full-text searchable access to the complete backfile from 1893-1988. Includes original page images digitized from microfilm.

  • biab: British and Irish Archaeological Bibliography

    Database contains publications "on archaeology and the historic environment, historic buildings, maritime and industrial ...

  • Biosis Previews

    Comprehensive index to life sciences research literature. Covers journals (5000+), reports, meetings (1500+), reviews, and books in all ...

  • Black Drama

    Contains full text of 1,200 English plays ca. 1850-present by more than 100 playwrights from North America, Africa, and the Caribbean.

  • Black Historical Newspapers

    Custom ProQuest cross-search of 6 major African American community newspapers published 1893 - 2005.

  • Black Short Fiction and Folklore from Africa and the African Diaspora

    Approximately 8,000 works of short fiction produced by writers from Africa and the African Diaspora from the earliest times to the present.

  • Black Studies Center

    Black Studies Center is a fully cross-searchable gateway to historical and current material for researching the past, present and ...

  • Black Thought and Culture

    A collection of approximately 100,000 pages of non-fiction writings by major American black leaders.

  • Bloomberg

    Price data on all kinds of securities, plus news etc. Available only in Tozzi Finance Center at Ross School of Business.

  • Book Review Digest Plus

    Indexes 2.8 million reviews of over 850,000 fiction and non-fiction books drawn from over 8,000 periodicals, many in full text.

  • Business Abstracts with Full Text

    Covers 300 international English-language business magazines of all kinds--accounting, finance, management, small business, etc.

  • Business Source Complete (EBSCO)

    This database contains the largest collection of active, peer-reviewed, business related journals available covering topics such as ...

  • Canada's Geographical Names

    Search for geographic names in Canada.

  • Catalog of U.S. Government Publications (GPO Monthly Catalog) [FirstSearch]

    Provides citations to U.S. federal government publications published 1976-2012.

  • Center for Geographic Information

    Michigan demographic, economic, educational, geographic, and recreation data. Formerly called the Michigan Information Center, CGI now ...

  • Central and Eastern European Online Library

    An online archive which provides access to full text articles from 184 humanities and social science journals pertaining to Central, ...

  • Chicago Defender, 1909-1975

    Searchable access to the backfile of The Chicago Defender, a leading African-American newspaper, available in full page images ...

  • Chicano Database

    Articles on a wide-range of topics in the social sciences & humanities relating to the Chicano and Latino U.S. experience

  • Child Care and Early Education Research Connections

    Searches the full text of scholarly research, policy briefs, government reports, and other resources in the field of child care and ...

  • Child Development

    Part of the Macmillan Psychology Reference Series, this title covers issues related to human development from conception through ...

  • CIAO

    Full text of conference proceedings, think tank articles, some journals, and working papers on international affairs.

  • CINAHL Complete (EBSCO)

    Primary journal index for nursing and allied health professions.

  • CJH Digital Collections

    An online multimedia catalog of materials documenting Jewish culture and history from across the globe. The catalog currently contains ...

  • CogNet

    An online collection of books, journals, reference works, etc. on the brain and cognitive sciences.

  • Columbia Gazetteer of the World Online

    A fully searchable, encyclopedic database of over 165,000 geographical places and features of all kinds. Lists names, descriptions, and ...

  • UN Commodity Trade Statistics

    International trade statistics, detailed by commodity and partner country, for over 130 countries. Commodities are classified according ...

  • Computer Database

    Provides a combination of indexing, abstracts and full text for over 600 leading business and technical publications in the computer, ...

  • Concise Medical Dictionary

    Contains over 12,000 clear and concise entries written by a team of medical experts.

  • Conference Board Research Reports

    Contains the latest research in business management and US and global economics. Proprietary, nonbiased full text reports include ...

  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities

    An index to the published literature of conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, etc. in social sciences & humanities.

  • Contemporary Women's Issues

    A multidisciplinary, full-text database that brings together relevant content from mainstream periodicals, "gray" literature, ...

  • CQ Congress Collection

    Provides analysis of members of Congress and data on how they vote on legislation

  • CQ Researcher

    CQ Researcher is noted for its in-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, ...

  • CQ Voting and Elections Collection
  • CQ Weekly Report

    Analytical articles on Congressional legislation and politics since 1983 and roll call votes since 1995.

  • Current Index to Statistics

    A bibliographic index to publications in statistics and related fields. Covers all articles from 106 "core journals," selected ...

  • UN Data

    You can find official statistics produced by countries and compiled by United Nations data system, as well as estimates and ...

  • Datapedia of the United States: American History in Numbers

    Contains the most significant historical statistics of the United States from 1789 to 2003, with projections to 2050.

  • Datastream

    This database provides worldwide current and historical financial and economic data, as well as a reporting/charting interface. ...

  • DeGruyter Journals

    Includes journals previously published by Berkeley Electronic Press

  • Dialnet – Universidad de la Rioja

    Indexes over 5,000 journals primarily in Spanish with an emphasis on the Humanities and Social Sciences. It also includes a growing ...

  • Dictionary of Literary Biography

    Contains full text essays outlining the lives and careers of American and British authors from all eras and genres and summarizing the ...

  • Direction of Trade Statistics (DOT)

    Provides export and import data between countries from 1980.

  • Dissertations & Theses @ CIC Institutions (Big Ten Universities)

    Describes dissertations and some master theses filed at CIC/Big Ten universities, with full text for most since 1997.

  • Dissertations & Theses @ University of Michigan

    Describes most dissertations filed at University of Michigan, with full text for most since 1990.


    Dyabola is a suite of databases produced by the German Archaeological Institute (Deutsches Archäologisches Institut) (DAI). Chief among ...

  • E-STAT

    A dynamic interactive tool providing reliable and timely statistics about Canada and its ever-changing people, including Canadian ...

  • EconLit

    Index and abstract of journals and books, dissertations, and working papers for the field of economics.

  • Economist Historical Archive 1843-2011

    A complete searchable archive of every issue of The Economist from 1843 to four years ago, with full-color images, multiple search ...

  • Economist Intelligence Unit

    Online access to EIU publications and reports including China Hand, Country Briefings, Country Commerce, Country Finance, Country ...

  • Education Abstracts (with Full Text)

    Covers 400+ English-language periodicals and yearbooks on every age and sector of the educational community from preschool through college.

  • eHRAF Archaeology

    Provides researchers and students access to archaeological materials for comparative studies within and across regions. Contains ...

  • eHRAF World Cultures

    Nearly one million pages of ethnographic texts on over 280 of the world's cultures, past and present.

  • EIU Country Indicators

    Economic, demographic, consumption and industry data on 60 major markets worldwide. Includes historic and forecast data on over 250 ...

  • Electronic Collections Online

    Indexing and browsable tables of contents for over 2,800 journals in all subject areas, with full text for the 351 of them subscribed ...

  • EMIS Emerging Markets

    Provides full text news, reports, and financial information for emerging markets in Asia, Europe, and Latin America.

  • Encyclopaedia Judaica

    The standard reference work on Judaism, with more than 21,000 signed entries on Jewish life, culture, history and religion, written by ...

  • Encyclopedia of African American Culture and History

    The Encyclopedia is a 5-volume set and a supplement covering all aspects of the African-American experience from 1619 to the present ...

  • Encyclopedia of African American Society

    This two-volume reference work details the ways in which the tenets and foundations of African American culture have given rise to ...

  • Encyclopedia of Aging

    Written by experts for a general audience, articles cover topics such as biology, medicine, economics, law, psychology, sociology, and ...

  • Encyclopedia of American Immigration

    Encyclopedia of American Immigration traces the scope and sweep of U.S. immigration from the earliest colonial settlements to the ...

  • Encyclopedia of Communication and Information

    Provides a comprehensive overview of universal modes of communication, the media used to communicate, theories of communication and ...

  • Encyclopedia of Community

    Whether the reader is a student, researcher, or professional in the field of psychology, sociology, or even economics, this four-volume ...

  • Encyclopedia of Crime and Justice

    An interdisciplinary source that addresses not only law but also sociology, psychology, history and economics. Entries vary widely from ...

  • Encyclopedia of Disability

    This encyclopedia represents the first attempt to bring an authoritative reference resource to the many faces of disability. Originally ...

  • Encyclopedia of Education

    Offers a complete view of the institutions, people, processes, roles, and philosophies in educational practice in the United States and ...

  • Encyclopedia of Feminist Theories

    Articles on all aspects of feminism

  • Encyclopedia of Language and Education

    Global coverage of language and education, with special emphasis on multicultural and bilingual education. Second edition, published ...

  • Encyclopedia of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender History in America

    A three-volume survey of more than 400 years of lesbian and gay history and culture in the United States.

  • Encyclopedia of Life Sciences

    Provides 3000+ peer-reviewed articles, images, a glossary of terms, news, and some multimedia files on a wide variety of life sciences ...

  • Encyclopedia of Population

    Provides coverage of demographic topics both in the core field and in neighboring disciplines. Encompasses the large-scale changes in ...

  • Encyclopedia of Recreation and Leisure in America

    A two-volume survey of the pursuit of leisure in the United States, from Colonial to modern times, presented through 271 alphabetically ...

  • Encyclopedia of Social Work

    Covers all aspects of social work. Topics new to the 20th edition include: demographic changes from immigration, technology, the ...

  • Encyclopedia of Sociology

    This classic reference has been updated to reflect many changes in society and in the field of sociology in recent years. Articles ...

  • Environmental Impact Statements: Digests

    Summaries and key issues from government-released environmental impact statements, including project descriptions, positive impacts, ...

  • Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management

    A multidisciplinary database providing comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences.

  • ERIC - Education Resources Information Center

    ERIC is a bibliographic database of more than 1.1 million education-related citations going back to 1966. This database also includes ...

  • ERIC [FirstSearch]

    Indexes journal articles, government publications, etc. on education and related topics.

  • Essay and General Literature Index

    Indexes articles in books (anthologies and essay collections) in the humanities and social sciences published in the US, UK & Canada.

  • Ethnic NewsWatch

    A full text database of 200 publications of the ethnic, minority and native press. Searchable in both English and Spanish, with titles ...

  • Euromonitor Passport

    Offers extensive industry, demographic, consumer and economic data for numerous countries worldwide. Includes forecast data to 2010, ...

  • Europa World Plus

    Online version of the Europa World Year Book and all nine volumes of the Europa Regional Surveys of the World series, containing ...

  • Expanded Academic ASAP

    Provides a combination of indexing, abstracts, images, and full text for over 3,000 scholarly and general interest journals embracing ...

  • Factiva

    This database offers company and industry financial data and news stories, as well as full text articles in 6,000 trade publications, ...

  • Family & Society Studies Worldwide (EBSCO)

    A comprehensive resource of research, policy and practice literature in the fields of family science, human ecology and development, ...

  • Faulkner's Advisory for Information Technology Studies (FAITS)

    Library of reports covering IT infrastructure, wireless technology, security, data networking, technology vendors, and more. Useful for ...

  • FIAF FilmArchive Database

    Combined access to four different online research tools created by the FIAF: 1) Index to Film Periodicals, covering more than 400,000 ...

  • FIAF Index to Film Periodicals

    Contains descriptions of over 400,000 articles published in more than 345 of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals. ...

  • Film Literature Index

    Annually indexes 150 film and television periodicals from 30 countries cover-to-cover and 200 other periodicals selectively for ...

  • FirstSearch

    Access to 15 databases provided by the Online Computer Library Center (OCLC) using their FirstSearch interface.

  • Foundation Directory Online

    Profiles over 105,000 U.S.-based foundations, describing programs, areas of funding, types of support, recent grants made, etc.

  • FRANCIS (International Humanities and Social Studies)

    Indexes 4,200 European-language journals in the humanities and social sciences.

  • Gale Business Insights: Global

    Compiled information on U.S. and international businesses, industries and products.

  • Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America

    152 original essays on specific minority and ethnic groups in the U.S. covering culture, history, settlement patterns, etc.

  • Gale Encyclopedia of U.S. Economic History

    Designed to answer such key questions as: How has the U.S. Constitution shaped the economy of the United States? What were the ...

  • Gale Virtual Reference Library

    Provides online access to the complete full text of over 100 reference works from Gale, Macmillan, and other publishers. Includes: ...

  • Gender Studies Database (EBSCO)

    Gender Studies Database covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia.

  • General BusinessFile ASAP

    Provides a combination of indexing, abstracts and full text for over 2,900 business and trade publications. Includes directory listings ...

  • General OneFile

    Provides indexing for over 8,000 scholarly and general interest journals and newspapers, with full text articles included for over ...

  • General Reference Center Gold

    Provides indexing for 1,100 general interest magazines, newspapers, business and industry journals, and reference books, with full text ...

  • Geographic Names Information System (GNIS)

    Contains informaton about almost 2 million physical and cultural geographic features in the United States.

  • GEONet Names Server

    The GEOnet Names Server (GNS) provides access to the National Imagery and Mapping Agency's (formerly Defense Mapping Agency) database ...

  • Gerritsen Collection: Women's History Online 1543-1945

    The Gerritsen curators gathered more than 4,700 publications from continental Europe, the U.S., the United Kingdom, Canada, and New ...

  • Getty Thesaurus of Geographical Names

    This thesaurus contains around 1,000,000 names and other information about places, including all continents and nations of the modern ...

  • Global Development Finance

    GDF provides statistical data on the external debt of 128 developing countries. Covers external debt stocks and flows, major economic ...

  • Global Insight

    Cancellation Notice: IHS Global Insight will be cancelled in late 2012. Send comments to

  • Google Scholar @ U-M (with U-M Ann Arbor MGet It Links)

    Searches for scholarly documents on the World Wide Web, with the added feature of "Availability at UMichigan" links.

  • Government Finance Statistics (GFS)

    Contains detailed annual statistical data on revenue and expense of governments and their subsectors from 1990.

  • Greenwire

    Reports on U.S. environmental, energy & natural resources issues as they are addressed by government & media.

  • Handbook of Latin American Studies

    A bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library ...

  • Handbooks in Economics

    Full-text of all volumes of the North-Holland Handbooks in Economics series.

  • Health and Psychosocial Instruments (EBSCO)

    Indexes journal articles that describe or utilize tests and measures used in health care, psychosocial sciences and organizational behavior.

  • Health and Wellness Resource Center

    Provides access to medical, health, and wellness information from authoritative medical sources.

  • Health Reference Center Academic

    Indexes 205 nursing, allied health, and medical journals, consumer health magazines, newsletters and more.

  • HeritageQuest Online

    Resources for historical & genealogical research on the US & Canada: US census, books, PERSI, war & freedmen's records.

  • Hispanic American Periodicals Index

    Provides citations drawn from more than 400 journals, primarily in Spanish or English, which cover Latin America, the Caribbean, and ...

  • Historical Statistics of the United States: Millennial Edition

    A compendium of statistics from over 1,000 sources. Contains more than 37,000 annual time series of quantitative historical information ...

  • Humanities Abstracts (with Full Text)

    Covers 700 periodicals in art, film, journalism, linguistics, music, performing arts, philosophy, religion, history, literature, etc.

  • Humanities and Social Sciences Index (with Abstracts and Full Text)

    Covers 1,500+ periodicals across all humanities and social sciences fields, 1907 - present.

  • IBISWorld Industry Market Research Reports

    IBISWorld's Industry Market Research Reports cover a wide-ranging number of U.S. industries and are updated every four months ensuring ...

  • IBZ (International Bibliography of Periodical Literature)

    IBZ is a multilingual bibliography that indexes over 8,700 periodicals primarily in the arts, humanities and social sciences.

  • ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research) Data Archive

    Archive of computerized, numeric social science data, including demography, economics, health care, politics, social behavior, and more.

  • IEEE Xplore

    Full-text access to IEEE transactions, journals, magazines, conference proceedings, standards & online courses, plus related e-books.

  • Index to Current Urban Documents

    Guide to the reports and research that are generated by local government agencies, civic organizations, academic and research ...

  • Index to Jewish Periodicals

    Index to Jewish Periodicals is the definitive index on Jewish history, activity and thought. This database provides a comprehensive ...

  • Information Please Almanac

    Web site for the popular compilations of facts and statistics covering politics, current events, geography, history, business, sports, ...

  • Informe (Gale)

    Provides indexing, images and full text of popular Spanish language and bilingual magazines and journals.


    On ENGINEERING VILLAGE platform, covers the world-wide literature in astronomy, physics, electronics and electrical engineering...

  • International Encyclopedia of Communication

    Published in association with the International Communication Association (ICA), the encyclopedia contains over 1300 entries that range ...

  • International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (IESBS)

    Online version of the largest reference work published in the social and behavioral sciences

  • International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences

    Second edition of the 8-volume IESS. Includes 3000 articles, including wealth and income distribution, economic aid, food production, ...

  • International Financial Statistics (IFS) Database

    Contains approximately 32,000 time series on the finances of over than 200 countries and areas worldwide.

  • International Index to Black Periodicals Full Text

    Black Studies Center journals module: index to currently published scholarly and popular periodicals in Black studies

  • iPoll

    The most comprehensive source for US nationwide public opinion polls archived from surveys going back to 1935

  • Journal Citation Reports

    Provides citation impact factors for 8,400+ scholarly and technical journals worldwide.


    Provides full-text access to the archives of core scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, social sciences and sciences.

  • Kresge Library Catalog

    Catalog of the Kresge Business Administration Library at the University of Michigan's Ross School of Business

  • LearningExpress Library

    Online test preparation materials for academic, civil service, military, and professional certification exams.

  • Left Index

    Covers 120+ journals and blogs with a leftist viewpoint concerning a variety of political and social issues.

  • LegalTrac

    Indexes major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals, and legal newspapers covering U.S. federal and ...

  • LexisNexis Academic

    Provides full-text access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information, including hundreds of U.S. and foreign ...

  • LexisNexis State Capital

    Bill status and text for all 50 states since 1990; full text of current state legal and regulatory codes; state political newsletters; ...

  • LGBT Life with Full Text

    Indexes the popular and scholarly literature addressing issues related to the Lesbian/Gay/Bisexual/Transgender community

  • Library Literature and Information Science Index (with Full Text)

    Covers 400+ library and information science journals, plus conference proceedings, pamphlets, library school theses, selected books, etc.

  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

    Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts,(LISTA) indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and ...

  • Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts

    Indexes literature in linguistics and related disciplines.

  • LISA: Library and Information Science Abstracts

    LISA abstracts over 440 periodicals from 68 countries in the fields of library and information science.

  • Making of the Modern World,1450-1914

    Digital and searchable editions of more than 62,000 titles, published between 1450 and 1914.

  • Academic

    Provides access to the full text of market research reports. Topics cover a wide range of areas, including business services, consumer ...

  • Mass Observation Online

    Digital archive of Mass Observation, a social research organisation that recorded life in Britain, 1937-1967.

  • MathSciNet (AMS)

    MathSciNet is a searchable database providing Web access to "Mathematical Reviews", the journal of record which indexes, reviews and ...

  • MEDLINE (Ovid)

    The MEDLINE database is widely recognized as the premier source for bibliographic and abstract coverage of biomedical literature.

  • Mental Measurements Yearbook

    The Mental Measurements Yearbook provides reviews and descriptive information on more than 7,000 commercially available tests.

  • Mergent Horizon

    Provides information about a firm's products; its relationships with its major customers, suppliers, and partners; its competitors; its ...

  • Mergent Online

    Provides access to current and historical financial information on 15,000 US and 20,000 foreign companies, both active and inactive, ...

  • Mergent WebReports

    Mergent WebReports is an online database of 180,000 corporate and industry related documents, including analyst equity reports on over ...

  • Michigan Geographic Data Library (MGDL)

    From the Michigan Center for Geographic Information. Incorporates the Spatial Data Library of the Department of Natural Resources and ...

  • MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences

    A comprehensive reference work covering the methodological and theoretical diversity of the cognitive sciences. Includes 471 concise ...

  • MLA Directory of Periodicals

    Contains information on the journals and series that are covered in the Modern Language Association International Bibliography database.

  • MLA International Bibliography

    Indexes books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and film.

  • MLibrary Digital Collections

    Access to over 250 text, image, and finding aid collections that provide access to over a million digital objects.

  • Municipal Codes

    This site allows one to access over 1,000 local municipal codes from almost all states. Seach by state and locale.

  • NBER Working Paper Series

    View and download the full-text of the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Working Papers. Searchable by keyword and browsing ...

  • NCJRS - National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database

    The National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database contains summaries of more than 185,000 publications including: ...

  • New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

    Contains over 1,850 articles by more than 1500 of the world's leading economists.

  • OAIster

    Uses the Open Archives Initiative (OAI) protocol to gather over 30 million records of free, useful, wide-ranging digital resources ...

  • OECD Gender, Institutions and Development Statistics

    The Gender, Institutions and Development Data Base presents comparative data on gender equality. It has been compiled from secondary ...

  • Oxford African American Studies Center

    Combines more than 7,500 articles by scholars drawn from reference works. Includes the complete text of Africana: The Encyclopedia of ...

  • Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History

    International in scope and spanning all time periods of human history, The Oxford Encyclopedia of Economic History includes 900 ...

  • Oxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History

    Comprehensively covers the role women have played throughout world history. Includes over 650 biographies of influential women.

  • PAIS International: Public Affairs Information Service

    Contains references to nearly 2 million journal articles and other resources on public affairs and public policy worldwide.

  • PEP - Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing

    PEP is a full-text digital archive of many of the major works of psychoanalysis.

  • Periodicals Index Online

    Indexes over 7,000 arts, humanities & social science journals, from their first issues through 2000.

  • Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project

    The Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project is composed of The Jewish Criterion (1895-1962), The American Jewish Outlook (1934-1962), and ...

  • Polling the Nations

    Compilation of questions and responses from more than 18,000 national, state, local and special surveys from over 1700 polling organizations

  • Pollution Abstracts

    Provides access to environmental information concerning scientific research and government policies on atmosphere, emissions and more.

  • PopLine

    Covers family planning technology and programs, fertility, population law and policy, demography, maternal and child health, AIDS and more.

  • Project MUSE

    Full-text access to scholarly journals & e-books published by over 120 scholarly societies & university presses.

  • ProQuest

    Combined access to all ProQuest databases, covering many different fields and full text articles.

  • ProQuest Congressional

    Includes bills, laws, Congressional publications, hearings, reports, Congressional Record, CRS Reports and executive agency documents

  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses

    Descriptions, sometimes with full text, of doctoral dissertations & master theses from US, UK, Canada, Ireland, etc.

  • ProQuest Historical Newspapers

    Custom ProQuest cross-search of full-text backfiles of 20 U.S. and 32 international English-language newspapers.

  • ProQuest Research Library

    Indexes over 5,000 journals and magazines, academic and popular, with full text included for over 3,600.

  • ProQuest Statistical Insight

    Indexes and abstracts statistical publications from international, US and state governments and businesses


    PsycARTICLES contains more than 110,000 searchable full text articles from 60 scholarly journals published by the American ...


    This database covers book and film reviews for published materials related to psychology.

  • Psychology of Classroom Learning An Encyclopedia

    Examines the fundamental psychological aspects of learning such as cognition, motivation, and emotion, as well as individual and ...

  • PubMed @ U-M (with MGet It links)

    PubMed comprises more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.

  • Race Relations Abstracts (EBSCO)

    Race Relations Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to race relations, including ethnic studies, ...


    Selective bibliography of articles in the various fields of Jewish studies and in the study of Eretz Israel. Material is compiled from ...

  • Readers Guide Abstracts (with Full Text)

    Covers 375 popular periodicals published in the U.S. & Canada.

  • Readers Guide Retrospective

    Indexes older articles from 240 periodicals published in the U.S. & Canada, 1890-1982.

  • ReferenceUSA

    White- and yellow-pages directory listings for all U.S. residences and businesses, supplemented with government information from the ...

  • RefWorks

    Allows users to create personal citation databases by importing references from text files or online databases.

  • RIBA Library

    Citations to over 2000 periodicals and 135,000 books held by the Royal Institute of British Architects Library. In addition to ...

  • Risk Abstracts

    Risk Abstracts provides a source for interdisciplinary perspectives on risk arising from industrial, technological, environmental and ...

  • Roper Center for Public Opinion Research

    The Roper Center for Public Opinion Research is one of the world's leading archives of social science data, specializing in data from ...

  • Safari Tech Books Online

    Online access to 16,000+ technical books from O'Reilly & Associates, The Pearson Technology Group, and other publishers.

  • Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970

    Sanborn maps are large-scale plans of urban areas. Maps of over 12,000 US cities and towns.

  • Science Citation Index (Web of Science)

    Key index to articles from journals in science and technology. Use to find other articles citing a specific article.

  • ScienceDirect (Elsevier Books & Journals Online)

    Contains access to more than 2,000 journals published by Elsevier Science and its subsidiary publishers, including Academic Press, Cell ...

  • Scopus

    International multi-disciplinary indexing & abstracting database for scientific, medical, technical, and social sciences.

  • Scottish Women Poets

    Includes full text of some 60 volumes of poetry from approximately 50 poets from 1789 to 1832.

  • Shoah Foundation's Visual History Archive (full access)

    The Visual History Archive contains 52,000 digitized video interviews with holocaust survivors. Interviewees are primarily Jewish ...

  • SimplyMap

    SimplyMap allows you to create thematic maps and reports using demographic, business and marketing data.

  • Social Explorer

    Social Explorer provides easy access to demographic information about the United States, from 1790 to present. Create maps and reports.

  • Social Science Research Network

    A repository of research in the areas of accounting, economics, Latin America, and legal scholarship.

  • Social Sciences Abstracts (with Full Text)

    Covers 625 of the most important English-language journals across all the social sciences.

  • Social Services Abstracts

    SSA is an index and abstract of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas.

  • SPORTDiscus (EBSCO)

    Comprehensive bibliographic database covering sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, physical education and more.

  • Sports Business Research Network

    Provides sports marketing information including: market size and demographics; sports participation, licensing, financial and retail ...

  • Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage

    Searchable online access to S&P's reference works including: Market Investment News; Register of Corporations, Directors & Executives; ...

  • Stat!Ref

    Full-text resource that searches across more than 25 medical and drug texts.

  • Transport Database

    Contains citations and abstracts published in member countries of the European Conference of Ministers of Transport and associated ...

  • ULI Development Case Studies

    Urban and suburban development case study reports published by the Urban Land Institute (ULI).


    The University of Michigan's access to MEDLINE, and Cochrane databases and various full-image biomedical journals.

  • Universitatsbibliothek Frankfurt am Main Yiddish Prints

    Contains about 800 Yiddish books that belong to the Frankfurt University Library. The texts were printed in Hebrew letters in West, ...

  • University of Michigan. Transportation Research Institute Reports

    Highway safety research: dynamics of heavy trucks and passenger cars, biomechanics and injury causation, accident causation and ...

  • UpToDate

    An online clinical information resource (avail. on campus only) with emphasis on int. med., obstetrics & gynecology, and family practice.

  • Vanderbilt University Television News Archive

    The collection includes nightly news programs broadcast by the national television networks (ABC, CBS, and NBC) since August 5, 1968, ...

  • Web of Science

    Core Collection of multidisciplinary indexes which permit searching for articles that cite a known author or work.

  • Web of Science (All Databases)

    Cross-search access to: Web of Science, BIOSIS, Zoological Record, MEDLINE, etc.

  • Women and Social Movements in the United States: 1600-2000

    Primary documents, introductory essays, and a definitive bibliography on the involvement of women in social movements.

  • Women's Studies International (EBSCO)

    Index to the literature of women's studies. Includes journals, newspapers, books, proceedings and grey literature.

  • World Bank e-Library

    Online, fully cross-searchable and browsable collection of over 3,900 World Bank publications and policy research working papers.

  • World Development Indicators

    Provides economic, social and environmental indicators for 210 economies. From the World Bank.

  • World Digital Library

    Cultural treasures from around the world including rare books, manuscripts, maps, scores, and photos.

  • World Education Encyclopedia

    Survey of primary and secondary educational systems worldwide.

  • World Newspaper Archive

    Provides full text searchable access to historical newspapers published in Africa, East Europe, Latin American and South Asia.

  • World of Sports Science

    Theoretical and practical treatment of sports science including sports medicine, exercise physiology, kinesiology, and biomechanics.

  • World Press Encyclopedia

    Survey of press and electronic media in 200 countries. Includes number and type of media, press laws, censorship, journalism training.

  • WorldCat

    Combined catalog of 2 billion items of all kinds (books, periodicals, videos, maps, etc.) in 10,000 libraries worldwide.

  • Yizkor (Holocaust Memorial) Books

    Yizkor (memorial) books are an invaluable source of information to researchers as they are often the only resource for vital ...