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Environment & Energy Daily

Alternative Titles
Environment and Energy Daily, E & E Daily, E&E Daily, EED
E&E News, EEN, E&ENews PM, EENPM, E&E TV, E&ETV, EETV, OnPoint, Land Letter
Description

Provides original coverage of national legislative action on environmental, energy and natural resources issues.

Includes twice daily updates, a morning issue released by 7:30 am, and a late afternoon issue (E&E News PM) released at 4:30 pm daily.  Also includes daily videos (E&ETV) of interviews ("OnPoint" program) and breaking news webcast since 2005, and all content from the former E&E weekly publication Land Letter (published from November 29, 2001 to March 1, 2012).

To access content more than four years old, click on the word SEARCH (in red) next to the search box to connect to the Archive Search screen.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1996 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8423
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ACM Digital Library

Alternative Titles
ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) Digital Library
Description

Full-text archive of ACM publications, including journals, magazines, transactions, proceedings, and newsletters, as well as some publications by affiliated organizations.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1954 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8411
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CQ Magazine

Alternative Titles
CQ (Congressional Quarterly) Weekly Report
Congressional Quarterly Weekly Report
CQ Weekly Report
Description

Formerly called CQ Weekly. CQ Magazine has analytical articles on Congressional legislation and politics since 1983 and roll call votes since 1995.

Type
E-Journal(s)
Coverage
1983 to present 1983 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8409
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Contemporary Authors

Description
A full-text bio-bibliographical guide to over 100,000 current and recently prominent writers in all media--fiction, poetry, drama, general non-fiction, print & broadcast journalism, cartoonists, editors, screenwriters, etc.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current cumulative edition. (Covers currently active and recently deceased writers.)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8397
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Associations Unlimited

Alternative Titles
Encyclopedia of Associations
Description

Provides information on nonprofit membership associations and professional societies worldwide (20,000 international, 134,000 U.S. national, regional, state and local), plus IRS information on over 300,000 U.S. nonprofit organizations.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
Current edition
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8389
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MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences

Alternative Titles
MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences (MITECS)
MITECS
Description

A comprehensive reference work covering the methodological and theoretical diversity of the cognitive sciences. MITECS includes 471 concise articles by leading researchers in philosophy, psychology, linguistics, artificial intelligence and the neurosciences.  Edited by Robert A. Wilson and Frank C. Keil.

Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
First edition of 1999.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8363
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Art Index Retrospective

Alternative Titles
Wilson Art Index Retrospective
AIR, WAIR
Description

Indexes key international English-language arts publications, including periodicals, yearbooks, museum bulletins, competition & award notices, exhibition listings, film reviews, etc. Provides separate access to indexing from older years, 1929-1984.  A unique resource, Art Index Retrospective helps users find contemporary criticism of art at the time of its debut, track the body of work of an artist or movement, find artists' interviews and other commentary, and much more.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1929 - 1984
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8359
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Google

Alternative Titles
Google Search
Description

Reputedly the largest search engine database providing access to material of all kinds on the Internet. Displays results in relevance order based on sites' linkages and authority.

Type
Search Engine
Coverage
Indexes webpages and other objects accessible via the Internet. Updated continuously.
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8349
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Music Periodicals Database

Alternative Titles
International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP) Full Text
MPD
Description

Indexes over 425 scholarly and popular music periodicals from more than twenty countries, plus full text for around 140 journals. The database currently includes over 1.3 million article records, the majority of which are journal articles from 1996 onward. Around 200,000 index records in Music Periodicals Database are from the backfile (up to 1995) and much of this coverage commences at the first issue of the journal run, some starting as early as 1874.

Music Periodicals Database covers a comprehensive range of subject areas in both scholarly and popular music journals ranging from International Journal of Music Education, Ethnomusicology, Jazz Education Journal and Musical Times to Rock and Rap Confidential and Rolling Stone. Articles examine the full spectrum of subjects and all aspects of music, including music education, performance, ethnomusicology, musical theatre, theory, popular music forms and composition. You can find articles on a diverse array of musical genres, from the liturgical chants of medieval monks to the eclectic sounds of contemporary alternative rock musicians.

Type
Article Index
Coverage
1874 - (Indexing); 1996 - (Full text)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8323
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MarketLine Advantage

Alternative Titles
MarkeLine Business Information Center
Description

This database is comprised of 4 major components: 1) 10,000+ Company Profiles (includes company overviews, business descriptions, company history, executive listings, and product listings); 2) 2,000+ Industry Profiles (includes 5-year historical and 5-year market forecasts, market segmentations, company/product market shares, major trends/growth points and analysis of each market's competitive landscape); 3) 50+ Country Profiles (includes a description of the country's economic performance and GDP, an assessment of the potential for development, and a detailed market and industry analysis of the country's business environment); 4) News & Comment (Datamonitor analysts' reaction to breaking industry news, including merger and acquisition activity, product launches and regulatory changes, and insight into how these issues will impact both companies and consumers). Use Policy: When using material from this database in reports and presentations, vendor contract requirements dictate that you must include the phrase, "Used with permission of (name of database)."

Type
Database
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/8313
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