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New E-Resources@URI — April 2014

Please note: These databases require that you have an active URI ID. For further information, please see the page Your Library Barcode.

  • Cambridge Journals Digital Archive (2014)  
      
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    Access from vol. 1, no. 1 through 2011 to all journals in the Cambridge portfolio as of 2014 (276 titles). The volume years accessible in the archive vary per title, but the latest cut-off year within the archive is 2011. Many fall between 1998-2010.
  • Oxford Journals Complete Archive 2014  Icon
    Access from vol. 1, no. 1 through 1995 to all journals in the Oxford portfolio as of 2014 (203 titles).
  • Wiley-Blackwell Journals Backfile Complete 2014
    Access from vol. 1, no. 1 to all journals in the Wiley portfolio as of 2014 (over 900 titles). 913 titles, not including 16 previously purchased. The volume years accessible in the archive vary per title but in general go through 1996.

New E-Resources@URI — January 2014

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New E-Resources@URI — October 2013

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  • DSM V  Icon
    Online access to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, 5th Edition (2013). Used by health professionals, social workers, and forensic and legal specialists to diagnose and classify mental disorders.
  • Gale Encyclopedia of Nursing and Allied Health, 3rd ed. (2013)  Icon
    Provides more than 1,000 entries covering topics in nursing and allied health written for students and professionals in the field. Alphabetically arranged entries cover topics in body systems and functions, conditions and common diseases, contemporary health care issues and theories, techniques and practices, and devices and equipment. Covers all major health professions, including nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and respiratory therapy.

New E-Resources@URI — August 2013

Please note: These databases require that you have an active URI ID. For further information, please see the page Your Library Barcode.

  • Consumer Health Complete (EBSCO)  Icon
    "CHC provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to ... complementary, holistic and integrated medicine."

New E-Resources@URI — July 2013

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  • Statistical Abstract of the U.S. (ProQuest)  Icon
    The Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.

New E-Resources@URI — June 2013

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  • American West (Adam Matthew)  Icon
    Original manuscripts, ephemeral material (trade cards, wanted posters, photos, claim certificates, news-sheets etc), maps, and rare printed works from the Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana at the Newberry Library, Chicago
  • JSTOR Arts & Sciences XII Archive Collection  Icon
    With a minimum of 125 titles, this collection will expand JSTOR’s coverage in the social sciences, with scholarship in the fields of law, political science, education, criminology and criminal justice, history, social work, psychology, and sociology. For more information, see http://about.jstor.org/content-collections/journals/arts-sciences-xii.
  • Nature Climate Change (ISSN: 1758-678X)  Icon
    Access to all issues of the journal Nature Climate Change.
  • Springer e-books  Icon
    Access to a subset of e-books published by Springer. Available are earth and environmental science e-books published in 2013 and behavioral science e-books published from 2009-2013, about 600 titles total.

New E-Resources@URI — April 2013

Please note: These databases require that you have an active URI ID. For further information, please see the page Your Library Barcode.

  • American Chemical Society Legacy Archives  Icon
    Provides full-text searching and instant access to all titles, volumes, issues, and articles published by the ACS from 1879 to 1995. All journal articles published by the American Chemical Society from 1879 to 1995.
  • D&B Country Reports and D&B Country RiskLine Reports  Icon
    Updated every 1-2 years, D&B Country Reports provide detailed political, economic, and commercial information on over 130 countries worldwide. Reports run about 50 pages. Select "DnB Country Risk Profile" when searching.

    D&B Country RiskLine Reports are updated more frequently, often monthly, as situations change. These reports include information on the improving, stable, or deteriorating business risk environment in a country.

    Also available are annual Mergent Country Profiles which offer key business, economic, and demographic data on a country.
  • D&B Key Business Ratios  Icon
    Industry benchmarking data compiled from Dun & Bradstreet's database of public and private companies, featuring 14 key business ratios for public and private companies in 800 lines of business.
  • Encyclopedia of Race and Racism, 2nd edition (2013)  Icon
    In more than 1,800 pages of alphabetical entries, each ranging from 500 to 1,2000 words, The Encyclopedia of Race And Racism, 2nd Edition provides critical information and context on the underlying social, economic, geographical, and political conditions that, gave rise and continue to foster racism. Religion, political economy, social activism, health, concepts, and constructs are explored. Published by Macmillan Reference.
  • First Research  Icon
    Profiles of over 900 industry segments. Industry profiles include overview, competitive landscape, products, operations and technology, sales and marketing, finance and regulation, regional and international issues, human resources, and labor statistics. Also includes industry news, industry forecast, critical issues, business challenges, trends and opportunities, and industry ratios.
  • Mergent InvestorEdge  Icon
    Equity research reports from Ford Equity Research provide expert analysis and buy, sell, and hold recommendations for over 5,000 U.S. and international companies. Product includes links to bond reports from Mergent, company annual reports, EDGAR filings, and industry reports. Industry reports provide information on current environment, an industry profile, market trends and outlook, and comparative company data. Updated weekly.
  • Oxford Journals Humanities Archive  Icon
    Access from vol 1, no. 1 through 1995 for 59 humanities journal titles.
  • Oxford Journals Social Sciences Archive  Icon
    Access from vol 1, no. 1 through 1995 for 41 social sciences journal titles.
  • Wiley History & Archaeology Backfiles  Icon
    Access from vol 1, no. 1 through 1996 for 15 journals in history and archaeology: Annual Bulletin of Historical Literature; Arabian Archaeology and Epigraphy; Archaeometry; Australian Journal of Politics and History; Bulletin of the Institute of Historical Research / Historical Research; Centaurus; Early Medieval Europe; Gender & History; The Historian; History; International Journal of Nautical Archaeology; Oxford Journal of Archaeology; Parliamentary History; Renaissance Studies.

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