Social Sciences

African American Biographical Database

Alternative Titles
African American Biographical Database (AABD)
AABD
Description

Provides online access to thousands of brief and extended biographies of African Americans, both famous and everyday persons, from all time periods. Based on the microfiche set Black Biographical Dictionaries, 1790-1950, with additional content.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current edition. (Updated bimonthly).
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8319
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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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
Access
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Social Services Abstracts

Alternative Titles
Social Services Abstracts (ProQuest)
Social Services Abstract
ProQuest Social Services Abstracts
Description

Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare and social policy. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,300 serial publications, and includes journal articles, dissertations and book reviews. Searches link to Community of Scholars: Social Sciences

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1979- Previously published under the name SOPODA: Social Planning/Policy and Development Abstracts
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8305
Access
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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. 

Firefox and Internet Explorer recommended. Does not work with Safari.

Type
Statistics
Coverage
1974 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8299
Access
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Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management

Alternative Titles
ESPM
Environmental Science and Pollution Management
Description

A multidisciplinary database providing comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences. Abstracts and citations are drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1967-
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8281
Access
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Health and Wellness Resource Center

Alternative Titles
HWRC
Description

Provides access to medical, health, and wellness information from authoritative medical sources including reference works, full-text magazines, journals and pamphlets, with descriptive links to selected web sites.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1997 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8269
Access
Authorized for UM users + guests provided by the Michigan eLibrary (MeL)Authorized for UM users + guests provided by the Michigan eLibrary (MeL)
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Arts and Humanities Citation Index (Web of Science)

Alternative Titles
AHCI, A&HCI
Description

Available through Web of Science, allows searching for articles that cite a known author or work, as well as searching by subject, author, journal, and author address. Indexes 1,600 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 6,000 major science and social science journals.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1975 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8263
Access
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Pollution Abstracts

Alternative Titles
Pollution Abstracts (CSA)
Description

Pollution Abstracts provides access to environmental information concerning scientific research and government policies on atmosphere, emissions, and environmental action in response to global pollution issues.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1981 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8255
Access
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General Reference Center Gold

Alternative Titles
General Reference Center Gold (Gale)
GRC Gold
GRCG
Description
Provides indexing for 1,100 general interest magazines, newspapers, business and industry journals, and reference books, with full text for articles from 700 of them.
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1980 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8257
Access
Authorized for UM users + guests provided by the Michigan eLibrary (MeL)Authorized for UM users + guests provided by the Michigan eLibrary (MeL)
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Pages

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