Social Sciences

Godey's Lady's Book 1830-1898

Alternative Titles
Godeys
Description
Under the editorship of Sarah Josepha Hale, Godey's Lady's Book (1830-1898) became one of the most influential U.S. women's magazines in developing the concept of the "woman's sphere." Alongside articles concerning all aspects of the domestic sphere, the magazine included patterns for handcrafts, color plates of the latest fashions, and sheet music. Godey's also came to be known as an important literary magazine and included contributions by authors such as Stowe, Hawthorne, Poe, and Longfellow. This fully searchable and browsable online archive contains the full run of Godey's Lady's Book and includes all of its color plates.
Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1830-1898
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10675
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Roubini Global Economics

Alternative Titles
RGE Monitor Roubini
Roubini Global Economics Monitor
Description

The subscription to Roubini ended on June 23rd, 2014. Roubini Global Economics tracks and aggregates information on global economic and geo-strategic issues. Covers news, research, analysis, blogs, important speeches, and data. Users can subscribe to receive Daily Digests on particular topics or countries. Site includes extensive links, as well as proprietary research and analysis.

 

Questions or comments on the cancellation of the University Library subscription to Global Economics can be directed to ss.elec@umich.edu

Type
Subject Gateway
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10667
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Counseling and Therapy in Video

Alternative Titles
CTIV
Counseling & Therapy in Video
Alexander Street Press
Description

An online video collection for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Contains over 800 videos of counseling and therapy sessions, lectures, documentaries, and more. Videos can be searched and browsed.  All include transcripts. Users can save clips and make and share playlists of selections.  Includes three modules: Counseling & Therapy in Video I, II and III.

Type
Video
Coverage
Includes CTIV V. 1, CTIV V. 2 and CTIV V. 3
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10669
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Congress.gov

Alternative Titles
Thomas: legislative information on the internet
Thomas
Description

Offers full-text bills and bill tracking back to the 93rd Congress (1973) and also Congressional committee information. Produced by the Library of Congress and originally named in honor of Thomas Jefferson, Congress.gov offers full-text searching for bills from the current Congress, bill summary and status from 1973 to present, and full-text committee reports from 1995 to present. Also provides links to other government resources and information on the legislative process.

Type
Subject Gateway
Coverage
Full text of bills and resolutions: 1989-##Bill summary and status: 1973-##Committee reports: 1995-##Presidential nominations: 1987-##Treaties: 1967-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10659
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SAGE Knowledge

Alternative Titles
Sage Reference Online
Sage eReference, Sage e-Reference , e Reference
Description

Sage Knowledge is a searchable collection of over 130 scholarly encyclopedias in the social sciences and other fields, including: anthropology, communication, education, geography, health, history, law, management, politics, psychology, and sociology.  Also includes handbooks and texts in the Debates and Disability reference series

Previously known as Sage Reference Online.

Type
E-Book(s)
Encyclopedia
Coverage
2002-2012
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10561
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Nihon rekishi chimei taikei

Alternative Titles
Japan Knowledge Select Series Nihon rekishi chimei taikei
Description
Online version of Nihon rekishi chimei taikei, published by Heibonsha.
Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10547
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AgeLine (EBSCO)

Alternative Titles
Age Line
gerontology
Description

AgeLine, produced by the AARP, focuses on the population aged 50+ and issues of aging. AgeLine is the premier source for the literature of social gerontology and includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy. This database indexes over 600 journals, books, book chapters, reports, dissertations, consumer guides, and educational videos.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Coverage is from 1978 to the present, with selected coverage from 1966-1977
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10563
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Human Resources Abstracts (EBSCO)

Description
Human Resources Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to human resources, including human resource management, employee assistance, organizational behavior, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. The index contains records carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline, such as: Journal of Human Resources, Personnel Psychology, and Work & Occupations.
Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10559
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Peace Research Abstracts (EBSCO)

Description

THis database includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to peace research, including conflict resolution, international affairs, peace psychology, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. The index contains 115,000 records, which are carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline.

Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10555
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Educational Administration Abstracts (EBSCO)

Description
This datatbase includes bibliographic records covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. The index contains 60,000 records, which are carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline.
Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10553
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