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Nature Online

Description
Online access to the journal Nature and its sister publications in Biotechnology, Cell Biology, Genetics, Immunology, Medicine, Neuroscience, and Structural Biology.
Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1996 - (Varies by journal title)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8947
Access
Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)Authorized UM users (+ guests in UM Libraries)
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Electronic Collections Online

Alternative Titles
ECO
Electronic Collections Online (OCLC)
Description
Indexing and browsable tables of contents for over 2,800 journals in all subject areas, with full text for the 351 of them subscribed to by the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. (An OCLC FirstSearch database.)
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1995 - (but varies by journal)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8937
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Art Abstracts

Alternative Titles
Art Index, Art Abstracts, Wilson Art Index
Art Index Retrospective, Art Retro
AI, AA, AIR, AFT
Art Full Text, Art FullText, ArtFullText
Description

Art Abstracts™ is a comprehensive resource for art information featuring high-quality indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals dating back to 1984, including 280 peer-reviewed journals, as well as indexing and abstracting of over 13,000 art dissertations, and indexing of almost 200,000 art reproductions, which provide examples of styles and art movements, including works by emerging artists. The database covers fine, decorative and commercial art, folk art, photography, film, and architecture, and also includes a database-specific thesaurus.

Type
Article Index
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1929 - (Indexing); 1994 - (Abstracting); 1997 - (Full Text of selected articles)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8935
Access
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Los Angeles Times, 1881-1990

Alternative Titles
ProQuest Historical Newspapers: Los Angeles Times
PQHN: LAT, LA Times
Description

Searchable access to the backfile of the Los Angeles Times from the first issue (December 4, 1881) through the December 31st issue of 23 years ago. (One year of additional content from 23 years ago is added annually.)  Reproduces the complete full text of every issue in its original printed form, in full page images digitized from microfilm.

Note:  For access to the full text of the Los Angeles Times from recent years, use ProQuest Newsstand.  For combined online access to the complete backfile from 1881 up through today's issue, use ProQuest News & Current Events.

Type
Article Index
Newspaper(s)
Coverage
1881 - 1990
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8925
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Nineteenth Century Fiction (DLPS version)

Alternative Titles
Nineteenth-Century Fiction (Chadwyck-Healey version)
Description
Includes the major prose fiction of the Romantic and Victorian periods, as well as many neglected or little-known works, most of them out-of-print or difficult to find. NCF includes 250 complete works of British prose fiction from 1781-1901.
Type
Text Collection
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8929
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BioMed Central Journals

Description

Provides 100+ open-access biomedical electronic journals. Articles are also immediately available on publication thru PubMed Central. UM author charges are prepaid by the UM Library.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Varies by title
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8885
Access
Open access for all usersOpen access for all users
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World Shakespeare Bibliography Online

Alternative Titles
WSB Online
WSB
Description

This release of The World Shakespeare Bibliography Online provides annotated entries for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare and published or produced between 1960 and 2013. The scope is international, with coverage extending to more than 118 languages and representing every country in North America, South America, and Europe, and nearly every country in Asia, Africa, and Australasia. The more than 134,000 records in this version cite several hundred thousand additional reviews of books, productions, films, and audio recordings.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1960-2013
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8889
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World Almanacs

Alternative Titles
World Almanac and Book of Facts
Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia
Description

Combines all the general facts, brief profiles and data included in Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia, the World Almanac and Book of Facts, the World Almanac of the U.S.A., the World Almanac of U.S. Politics, and the World Almanac for Kids.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
1998 - Updated annually.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8867
Access
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CollegeSource Online

Alternative Titles
CSO
Description

A comprehensive collection of college catalog and course data, with over 42 million course descriptions and more than 56,000 cover-to-cover college catalogs available in PDF format from 2-year, 4-year, graduate and professional schools, from the U.S. and abroad. In addition to catalogs, the profiles for each institution include maps, web site links, accreditation data, calendar/unit types, transcript keys, etc. Also includes links to websites for: assessment testing and preparation; associations of education & library professionals; career resources; college guides and planning; financial aid resources; and state Departments of Education.

Type
Catalog
Coverage
Current and past editions of course catalogs. Includes all catalogs issued since 1996 for most institutions, plus selected historical catalogs back to 1969 for some institutions. 1969 - (Varies by school)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8869
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Pages

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