Government, Politics & Law

Greenwire

Alternative Titles
Green Wire, GW, E & E, E&E News
Description
Coverage of national environmental, energy, and natural resource issues as they are addressed by the White House, federal agencies, courts, states and major media across the country.  Reports emphasize climate change and energy policy, related market trends and technological developments. Updated daily at 1:00 pm, Greenwire provides comprehensive and objective coverage of:
  • climate change issues
  • development of wind, solar and other renewable energy
  • fossil fuel resources and development
  • Clean Air Act regulation and litigation
  • electric utility regulation
  • new energy technologies
  • endangered species
  • public lands management
  • water resources

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Type
Article Index
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
2001 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8333
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Archive Finder

Alternative Titles
ArchivesUSA, Archives USA, National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United Kingdom and Ireland (NIDS UK/Ireland)
National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections (NUCMC), National Inventory of Documentary Sources in the United States (NIDS)
Description
A database listing over 200,000 manuscript and other special collections at thousands of repositories in the U.S., U.K. and Ireland.
Type
Catalog
Coverage
Describes archival materials dated from prehistory to the present. Current edition.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8321
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ERIC [ProQuest]

Alternative Titles
Educational Resources Information Center
Description

The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to educational-related literature. This version of ERIC allows you to limit results to peer-reviewed journal articles. The ERIC database corresponds to two printed journals: Resources in Education (RIE) and Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE). Both journals provide access to some 14,000 documents and over 20,000 journal articles per year.

Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8311
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ProQuest Statistical Insight

Alternative Titles
Formerly called LexisNexis Statistical Insight, LexisNexis Statistical, LexisNexis Statistical Universe
Lexis-Nexis, Lexis Nexis, Lexis/Nexis, LN
Description

Indexes and abstracts federal statistical publications since 1974, business and state government publications since 1980, and international agency publications since 1983. Provides links to full text of 15% of federal publications. 

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Type
Statistics
Coverage
1974 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8299
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NTIS Database (National Technical Information Services)

Alternative Titles
NTIS (National Technical Information Services indexes) (CSA)
National Technical Information Service
Description

Indexes reports on government sponsored R&D from selected federal agencies (e.g. Department of Energy, EPA), their contractors, and their grantees (e.g. U of M).

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1964 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8295
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JSTOR

Alternative Titles
Journal Storage Project, J-STOR, J STOR, JSTORE
Journals - Archive Collections
Description

Provides full-text access to the archives of core scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, social sciences and sciences. Includes content from ten of the fourteen JSTOR multi-disciplinary Journals Archives Collections (Arts & Sciences I through IX; and Life Sciences) and most of the JSTOR discipline-specific Journals Archives Collections (Biological Sciences, Business I and II, Ecology & Botany I, Health & General Sciences, Language & Literature, Mathematics & Statistics, and Music).

In addition, JSTOR now also includes the full text of current issues (up to the latest issue) for selected journals from selected publishers, including the University of Chicago Press.

Please note: U-M does not currently have access to the following JSTOR Journals Archives Collections: Arts & Sciences X through XIII (ten through thirteen); Business III and IV; Ecology & Botany II; Hebrew Journals; Ireland; and Jewish Studies.

Type
Article Index
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
Dates of coverage vary by journal title. All go back to the very first issue published, but most have a "moving wall" embargo that excludes issues from the most recent X years (where X can be anywhere from 0 up to 10 years, depending on the particular journal; most are in the 3 to 5 year embargo range).
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8235
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SciFinder

Alternative Titles
SciFinder Scholar (via SciFinder software)
Description

Combined access to Chemical Abstracts CAPlus, Registry, CASREACT, CHEMLIST, CHEMCAT databases and Medline. Search by chemical structure or substructure, reaction, name, formula, etc., or by natural language query. Database use requires the creation of an individual user account for current U-M affiliates (see instructions in guide). For general public walk-in use, contact the Chemistry Librarian.

Type
Database
Coverage
1907 - present (varies by type of data)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8239
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Index to Legal Periodicals and Books (with Full Text)

Alternative Titles
Index to Legal Periodicals Full Text, Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective
ILP, ILPB, ILPFT, ILPR, ILPBR
Description

Index to Legal Periodicals Full Text covers over 1,025 legal journals, law reviews, yearbooks, institutes, statutes, bar association publications, university publications, and government publications originating in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand.  It also indexes over 1,400 legal monographs (books) per year.  Full text is included for 325 of the journals since 1995.

Type
Article Index
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1908 - (Indexing); 1990 - (Abstracts); 1995 - (Selected full text)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8197
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LegalTrac

Alternative Titles
InfoTrac LegalTrac
Description
Indexes major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals, and legal newspapers covering U.S. federal and state cases, laws, government regulations & legal practice; British Commonwealth, European Union & international law; etc. Includes some full-text.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1980 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8189
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House of Commons Parliamentary Papers

Alternative Titles
Index to the House of Commons Parliamentary Papers
British Parliamentary Papers
Description
Includes over 200,000 House of Commons sessional papers from 1715 to the present, with supplementary material back to 1688. HCPP delivers page images and searchable full text for each paper, along with detailed indexing.
Type
E-Book(s)
Coverage
1688-2003/04
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8145
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