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  • Abstracts in Anthropology  
      
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    Abstracts from 2,000+ scholarly journals that cover topics in archaeology, cultural anthropology, linguistics and physical anthropology.
  • Academic OneFile  
      
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    Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from leading journals and reference sources.
  • Academic Search Premier  
      
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    A comprehensive, scholarly, and multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 12,000 periodicals and 4,700 peer-reviewed journals.
  • ACLS Humanities Ebook  Icon
    A digital collection of full-text titles in the Humanities, fully searchable and vetted by scholars. Titles also appear in the library catalog.
  • ACM Digital Library  Icon
    Provides the computing field's premier Digital Library which contains publications, conferences, and career resources.
  • Africabib  
      
    Two bibliographic databases covering Africa- one general and one concerning women.
  • African American Newspapers (1827-1998)  
      
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    Full text for approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience.
  • Agricola  
      
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    Describes materials from 1970 to the present that are housed in the National Agriculture Library.
  • Agriculture Collection  Icon
    More than 400 titles, focused on agriculture and its related fields, from 1980 to the present.
  • Alt HealthWatch  
      
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    Full-text articles focusing on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
  • America's Newspapers  
      
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    The electronic editions of local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers.
  • America: History and Life  Icon
    Indexes the scholarly literature on the history of the U.S. and Canada. Includes links to full text of the articles also included in JSTOR.
  • American Broadsides and Ephemera, Series I  
      
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    Facsimile images of 15,000 broadsides printed between 1820-1900, and 15,000 pieces of ephemera printed between 1760-1900.
  • American National Biography  
      
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    Biographical portraits of prominent, dead American men and women. Includes bibliographies.
  • American State Papers  
      
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    Reports of the U.S. Congress between 1789 and 1838
  • Annual Reviews  
      
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    Identifies and synthesizes primary research literature in 46 scholarly disciplines.
  • AnthropologyPlus  
      
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    Searches Anthropological Index and Anthropological Literature simultaneously.
  • AnthroSource  
      
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    Online access to about thirty American Anthropological Association (AAA) journals.
  • APA PsycNET  
      
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    The premier database for psychology. Single search interface for PsycINFO, PsycARTICLES, PsycTHERAPY and PsycCRITIQUES .
  • Archival Research Catalog  
      
    ARC is the online catalog of NARA's nationwide holdings in the Washington, DC area, Regional Archives and Presidential Libraries.
  • Archive.org
    The Internet Archive Text Archive contains a wide range of fiction, popular books, children's books, historical texts and academic books.
  • ArchiveGrid  
      
    Provides access to descriptions of archival collections held by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide.
  • Archives Unbound  
      
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    Watzek Library provides 16 separate digital archives in Archives Unbound.
  • Art Full Text  
      
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    Full text, abstracts, and indexing of an international array of publications.
  • Art Index Retrospective  
      
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    Cites articles and reproductions of works of art from periodicals.
  • Art Museum Image Gallery  
      
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    The Art Museum Image Gallery is a rich digital resource of art images and related multimedia gathered from the collections of distinguished museums around the world.
  • Art Resource
    Fine art stock licensing. Art Resource is the world's largest fine art stock photo archive, licensing authorized images to all media.
  • ARTbibliographies Modern  
      
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    Provides abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art.
  • Artemis Primary Sources  Icon
    An integrated research tool that allows users to search across Gale's two large primary source collections: Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO) and Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO).
  • ARTFL Project  
      
    Nearly 3,000 texts, ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing.
  • Article First  
      
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    Indexes journal articles in sciences and the humanities.
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index  
      
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    A part of the Web of Science database, the AHCI tracks 'who's citing whom' in the arts and humanities. Coverage is 1980-present.
  • Artstor  Icon
    A digital library of millions of images across a variety of subjects, contributed by museums, artist estates, and a variety of institutions.
  • ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials  
      
    Contains indexes and full text relating to the study of all religious subjects.

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  • BBC Shakespeare  
      
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    All 37 BBC-produced Shakespeare plays; each can be watched in its entirety, or by individual act .
  • Bibliography of Asian Studies  Icon
    References western-language monographs, articles and book chapters on all parts of Asia published since 1971.
  • Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA)  
      
    Covers material published between 1975 and 2007. For material published after 2007 see the International Bibliography of Art (IBA).
  • Biography Reference Bank  
      
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    Full-test coverage of over 300,000 individuals, with more than 35,000 images.
  • BIOSIS Previews  
      
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    Life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more.
  • Book Review Digest Online (a public library database)  Icon
    Excerpts and full-text reviews from newspapers, popular magazines and academic journals starting in 1983. See Watzek's print version in the reference area for books published between 1905-1983.
  • Bridgeman Education  
      
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    360,000 images from museums, galleries, private collections and contemporary artists, all copyright-cleared for educational use.
  • British Library
    14 million books, 920,000 journal and newspaper titles, 58 million patents, 3 million sound recordings.
  • Business Economics and Theory  Icon
    With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit database, this collection provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics. 150+ full text titles.
  • Business Insights: Global  
      
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    Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.
  • Business Source Premier  
      
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    Over 2,300 full-text scholarly business journals plus other sources.

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  • Cambridge Histories Online  Icon
    Instant access to the renowned texts of the Cambridge Histories series. Covers economic, political, literary, social history as well as the arts and philosophy.
  • Camio  
      
    OCLC's "Catalog of Art Museum Images Online" is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums.
  • Child Development & Adolescent Studies  
      
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    References to the current and historical literature related to growth and development of children through the age of 21.
  • Choice Reviews Online  Icon
    An important source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.
  • CiNii (Scholarly and Academic Information Navigator)  
      
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    CiNii (pronounced "sigh-knee") searches academic papers and articles published in Japan.
  • Columbia International Affairs Online  
      
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    International affairs resource; includes journals, books, policy briefs and working papers.
  • Communication and Mass Media Complete  
      
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    Offers cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 570 journals, and selected coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of more than 770 titles.
  • Computer Source  
      
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    Full text for more than 300 publications covering topics such as computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software.
  • Computing Reviews  
      
    Reviews of current research, theory and applications in all subdisciplines of computing
  • Congressional Digest Debates Online (formerly Pro & Con Online)  
      
    A database of issues covered by Congressional Digest, Supreme Court Debates and International Debates since 1998.
  • CQ Global Researcher  
      
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    In-depth coverage of global affairs from a number of international viewpoints.
  • CQ Press Electronic Library  Icon
    Includes: - CQ Global Researcher - CQ Researcher Online - CQ Weekly - The Encyclopedia of Political Science - Encyclopedia of Religion in America - Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History - Guide to the U.S. Supreme Court
  • CQ Researcher  
      
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    Full text of CQ Researcher reports on major U.S. social, economic and political issues.

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  • Digital Public Library of America
    The DPLA offers a single point of access to millions of items – photographs, manuscripts, books, sounds, moving images, and more – from libraries, archives, and museums around the United States. Users can browse and search the DPLA's collections by timeline, map, format, and topic.
  • Dissertations & Theses  Icon
    Link to abstracts or citations to dissertations and theses from around the world, from 1861 to the present day. Also includes full text of dissertations and theses produced by graduate students at Lewis & Clark.
  • Dissertations & Theses at Lewis & Clark College  Icon
    This database gives access to the dissertations and theses produced by students at Lewis & Clark College Graduate School of Education and Counseling.

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  • e-Duke Books Scholarly Collection  Icon
    Simultaneous, multi-user access to more than 100 scholarly frontlist e-books published by Duke University Press in the humanities and social sciences, as well as a complete selection of hundreds of backlist e-books available in electronic format.
  • Early English Books Online - EEBO  
      
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    EEBO contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700
  • EBL (L&C Only)  Icon
    Lewis & Clark's home page for its EBL ebook holdings.
  • EBL (Summit)
    Immediate access to all EBL ebooks available within our Orbis-Cascade "Summit" consortium.
  • Ebrary  
      
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    Approximately 60,000 ebooks in 16 key subject areas, including Economics, Computers & IT, Education, History, Political Science, Literature, International Relations, Physical Sciences, Psychology, Religion, Philosophy, SOAN and more.
  • EBSCOHost  
      
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    Connects to a selection of databases, including Academic Search Complete.
  • ECO  
      
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    Electronic Collections Online from FirstSearch includes full text access to scholarly journals in a variety of disciplines.
  • EconLit with Full Text  Icon
    The American Economic Association's electronic bibliography, 1868-present, EconLit, indexes over 120 years of economics literature from around the world including all AEA journals. EconLit is a comprehensive index of journal articles, books, book reviews, collective volume articles, working papers and dissertations.
  • Education Full Text  
      
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    Education research database with full text beginning in 1996.
  • Education Research Complete  
      
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    Full text and indexing for journals, books and conference papers in education.
  • Educational Administration Abstracts  
      
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    Provides access to literature related to educational leadership.
  • Educator's Reference Complete  
      
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    A selection of full text academic journals, reports, and reference sources.
  • Eighteenth Century Collections Online -ECCO  Icon
    ECCO delivers the full-text and page images of every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in Great Britain during the eighteenth century, along with thousands of important works from the Americas.
  • Environment Complete  
      
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    Environment Complete offers deep coverage in a wide range of environmental applications.
  • Environmental History Bibliography  
      
    Contains over 40,000 annotated citations to books, articles, and dissertations published from 1633 to the present.
  • Environmental Studies and Policy Collection  
      
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    Covers environmental issues and policies from more than 700 journals and other sources.
  • ERIC  
      
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    ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) is a product of the U.S. Dept. of Education, and provides access to education journals and related documents.
  • Essay and General Literature Index  
      
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    Indexes essays in books and anthologies.
  • Ethnographic Video Online  Icon
    The collection covers every region of the world and features the work of many of the most influential documentary filmmakers of the 20th century, including interviews, previously unreleased raw footage, field notes, study guides, and more.
  • Ethnic News Watch  Icon
    Includes journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and minority presses. Covers 1959-present, . Ethnicities include: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; Native People.

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  • Faculty of 1000Prime (formerly Faculty of 1000-Biology)  
      
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    Provides personalized recommendations of the best research articles in biology and medicine by the world’s largest group of leading scientists and clinicians.
  • FDsys (previously GPO Access)  
      
    A service of the U.S. Government Printing Office, this site provides free electronic access to over 1,000 databases of official Federal information.
  • Fed in Print  
      
    A free, comprehensive index to economic research publications of the Federal Reserve. Covers 1970s-present.
  • Federal Register
    A highly user-friendly interface to the government's main publication on federal rules and regulations.
  • Film & Television Literature Index  
      
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    A bibliographic database that provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for 300+ publications in the fields of film and television.
  • Film Literature Index  
      
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    FLI annually indexes 150 film and television periodicals from 1976 to 2001 for articles on film and television. The periodicals range from the scholarly and critical to the popular.
  • Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) Daily Reports, 1947 to 1996  
      
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    Created by the U.S. intelligence community to benefit policy makers and analysts, FBIS Daily Reports offer foreign views and perspectives on historical events translated into English.

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  • Gale Virtual Reference Library  Icon
    A collection of full-text, multi-volume reference titles in a range of subject areas.
  • Gender Studies Database  
      
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    Combines NISC's Women's Studies International and Men's Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues.
  • General Business File ASAP  
      
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    Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics.
  • General OneFile  
      
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    Over 6500 full text titles; contains popular, business and professional journals, NPR audio files complete with transcripts, and Fodor's travel guides.
  • GeoRef  
      
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    The most comprehensive database of bibliographic information in the geosciences.
  • Gerritsen Collection - -Women's History Online, 1543-1945  
      
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    Multi-disciplinary cross-cultural resource for women's history spanning 4 centuries and 15 languages.
  • Getty Provenance Index
    Databases contain indexed transcriptions of material from auction catalogs and archival inventories of western European works of art, and contain nearly 1,000,000 records that cover the period from the late 16th century to the early 20th century.
  • Global Environmental Change  Icon
    Areas of coverage include biodiversity and ecosystem services, water resources, climate change, international agreements, North-South relations, land use and cover change, institutions and governance.
  • GPO Monthly Catalog  
      
    A guide to publications from the Government Printing Office since July 1976.
  • GreenFILE  
      
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    Indexes scholarly and general interest titles, government documents and reports. Focuses on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment.
  • GREENR  
      
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    Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources.

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  • HAPI: Hispanic American Periodicals Index  
      
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    Contains bibliographic citations to articles, book reviews, documents, and original literary works in social science and humanities journals.
  • Health Source: Consumer Edition  
      
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    Full text of hundreds of health periodicals, pamphlets, and selected health reference books.
  • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition  
      
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    Full text of scholarly journals focusing on many medical disciplines.
  • HeinOnline  
      
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    Exact page images of law journals, Congressional Record, U.S. Reports, Federal Register, and treaty & international agreements etc.
  • HeritageQuest Online  
      
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    Research materials for tracing family history and American culture. Includes Census images for 1790-1930.
  • Historic Oregon Newspapers
    On this site you can search and access complete content for historic Oregon newspapers that have been digitized as part of the Oregon Digital Newspaper Program (ODNP). Titles are here http://oregonnews.uoregon.edu/newspapers/.
  • Historical Abstracts  
      
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    Indexes the scholarly literature on the history of the world, excluding the U.S. and Canada. Includes article abstracts and citations of books and dissertations on world history from 1450 to the present. See "America: History and Life" for U.S. and Canadian history.
  • Historical New York Times  Icon
    New York Times-Historical
  • Homeland Security Digital Library  
      
    The HSDL collection includes homeland security strategy, policy and research documents.

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  • ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)  Icon
    An international consortium of more than 700 academic institutions and research organizations, ICPSR maintains a data archive of more than 500,000 files of research in the social sciences. It hosts 16 specialized collections of data in education, aging, criminal justice, substance abuse, terrorism, and other fields.
  • Index of Christian Art  Icon
    The Index records works of art produced without geographical limitations from early apostolic times up to A.D. 1400 (extended in the case of the Morgan and Princeton Library projects to include manuscript holdings up to the end of the sixteenth century). There is a particular emphasis and focus on art of the western world. Seventeen different media are represented in the archive, and these include manuscripts, metalwork, sculpture, painting, glass, and so forth.
  • Index to Military Periodicals  
      
    Indexes significant articles, news items, book reviews and editorials from English language military and aeronautical periodicals.
  • InfoTrac Newsstand  Icon
    Access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers, and leading titles from around the world. (Does not include The Oregonian).
  • Ingenta  
      
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    Citations to over 31,000 journals in all subject areas, searchable by keyword, title words, or journal name.
  • International Bibliography of Art  
      
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    The International Bibliography of Art (IBA) is the definitive resource for scholarly literature on western art, and is the successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA).
  • International Medieval Bibliography  Icon
    An interdisciplinary bibliography of the European Middle Ages, covering Europe, the Middle East and North Africa in the period 300-1500 A.D.
  • IRIS: Database of Funding Opportunities  
      
    IRIS includes over 8.600 federal and private funding opportunities in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities. The database is searchable and can be set up for automatic alerts when given specific criteria.
  • ITER: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance  Icon
    A citation database for journal articles and books pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). Citations for reviews of books, review articles, collections of essays, and many other types of resources are included. Updated daily. ITER also provides access to other databases, such as the Early Theatre database and the Medici Archive Project.

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    • L'Année Philologique  Icon
      An index to scholarly work in fields related to the language, literature, history and culture of ancient Greece and Rome.
    • Left Index  
        
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      Leads to articles in left-leaning periodicals about politics, economics, and society.
    • Legal Collection  
        
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      A collection of respected, scholarly peer-reviewed publications including law journals, documents, and case studies.
    • LegalTrac
      Full-text coverage of major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals.
    • LexisNexis Academic  
        
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      Full text of national, regional, and international newspapers, business, and legal sources and more.
    • LexisNexis Congressional  Icon
      ProQuest Congressional
    • LGBT Life with Full Text  
        
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      LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) journals, magazines, regional newspapers and full text monographs.
    • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts  
        
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      Provides indexing and abstracting of over 400 journals, including key library and information science periodicals, and full-text coverage of over 170 journals.
    • Literature Criticism Online  
        
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      Contains series such as: Contemporary Literary Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Shakespeare Criticism, Literature Criticism 1400-1800, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Drama Criticism, and Children's Literature Review
    • Literature Resource Center  
        
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      Critical analyses, biographies and bibliographies of literary authors.
    • Listener Historical Archive 1929-1991  Icon
      The Listener was a weekly publication, established by the BBC in 1929 as the medium for reproducing radio - and later, television - programs in print. It is our only record and means of accessing the content of many early broadcasts.

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    • OAIster  Icon
      Digital resources from open archive collections, including: digitized books and articles, born-digital texts, audio files, images, movies & datasets.
    • Old Testament Abstracts  
        
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      Indexing and abstracts for journal articles, monographs, and multi-author works related to Old Testament studies. (1978-present)
    • Open Library
      Featuring more than 23 million books (and more than 1 million with full-text).
    • Opposing Viewpoints in Context  
        
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      Provides a one-stop source for information and opposing viewpoints on current social issues
    • Oregon Index  
        
      Indexes several Oregon newspapers.
    • Oregon Labor Market Information System  
        
      Find comprehensive information on over 700 occupations.
    • Oregonian 1987- present  
        
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      Access to the Oregonian from 1987-present through the Multnomah County Public Library.
    • Oregonian Historical Archive  Icon
      Full text archive to the Oregonian, dating from Feb. 4, 1861 to Dec. 31, 1987.
    • Oxford Art Online  
        
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      Grove Art Online and Oxford art reference in one location.
    • Oxford Bibliographies Online  
        
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      Provides an introduction to the specialized literature within the fields of Buddhism, Classics, International Relations, Medieval Studies, Renaissance and Reformation, Philosophy and Victorian Literature.
    • Oxford English Dictionary  
        
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      Provides authoritative definitions and traces the usage of words from their first recorded occurrence to the modern period.
    • Oxford Index  
        
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      A discovery tool for reference content, monographs, and journals from Oxford University Press.
    • Oxford Reference Online  Icon
      Electronic version of Oxford reference across a broad range of topics. Full-text.

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      • Readers' Guide Retrospective  
          
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        Index of more than 3 million articles from 375 popular and general-interest periodicals published in the U.S. and Canada. (1890-1982)
      • Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature  
          
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        Index of articles in 350 popular, general-interest magazines published in the U.S. and Canada. (1983-present)
      • RefWorks  
          
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        Create bibliographies online; import references from a wide variety of databases; seamlessly insert references into your manuscript using your choice of style editor.
      • Regional Business News  
          
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        Comprehensive full-text coverage for regional business publications.
      • Research Papers in Economics (RePEc)  
          
        RePEc is a free (unlike EconLit) effort to enhance the dissemination of research in economics, including working papers, journal articles, software components, author information, directory of institutions.
      • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature  
          
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        Provides abstracts of articles from over 5000 journals, books, reviews, dissertations, etc., in the field of music. (1969-present)
      • Royal Society of Chemistry Journals  
          
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        Search contents of all RSC journals back to 1841 and up to the present. Full text for some titles.

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      • SAGE Knowledge  Icon
        EReference and EBook platform for the social sciences publisher SAGE.
      • Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps  
          
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        Historical maps from the Sanborn fire insurance map company from 1867 to 1970 that show details of buildings and urban infrastructure.
      • SCAMPI  
          
        Indexes articles on military and naval art and science, operational warfare, joint planning, national and international politics, and other areas.
      • Science Citation Index  
          
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        A part of the Web of Science, the SCI searches the references (citations) found in journal articles in the sciences. Coverage is 1980-present.
      • ScienceDirect  Icon
        Includes full text of articles published in many Elsevier journals.
      • SciFinder  Icon
        This research discovery tool allows you to explore the CAS databases containing literature from many scientific disciplines including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more.

        Note: This product is available only to Lewis & Clark Chemistry faculty and students, who may request access from bunnelle@lclark.edu.
      • SIRIS  
          
        Smithsonian Institute research databases focus on art and culture.
      • Social Sciences Citation Index  
          
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        A part of the Web of Science database, the SSCI tracks 'who's citing whom' in the social sciences. Coverage is 1980-present.
      • SocINDEX with full text  
          
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        Sociology and anthropology research database with over 2000 journals.
      • Sociological Abstracts  
          
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        One of the most important indexes to the literature of sociology, cultural anthropology and related disciplines. Indexes 1800+ journals and other literature.
      • SODA Southern Oregon Digital Archives  
          
        Includes federal, state and local documents pertaining to Southern Oregon History, the Southern Oregon Bioregion, and First Nations.
      • Statistical Insight (formerly LexisNexis Statistical)  
          
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        Includes statistics produced by the U.S. government, major international and intergovernmental organizations, and other sources.
      • Sunday Times Digital Archive, 1822-2006  Icon
        A trial for Watzek covering 1822-2006. The trial expires on February 23, 2015

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      • U.S. Congressional Serial Set 1817-1980  
          
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        Search or browse the Reports, Documents, and Journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, originally published in approximately 13,800 bound volumes for the period 1817-1980.
      • U.S. History in Context  Icon
        Unlike other sources that only offer periodical or bibliographic information, this broad collection includes full-text periodicals, reference works, primary documents and scholarly analysis.
      • UNdata
        Browse or search for data series of more than 55 million records from the databases of the UN on employment, education, energy, environment, health, population, refugees, and much more.
      • Urban Studies Abstracts  Icon
        Includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to urban studies, including urban affairs, community development, urban history, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
      • USGS Map locator
        Download USGS maps in pdf format.
      • Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory  
          
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        Ulrich's is the main periodicals directory. Use it to find out if journal is peer-reviewed and scholarly, a list of magazines about ultimate frisbee, or whether a specific journal is still being published.

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      • Vanderbilt Television News Archive  
          
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        "The world's most extensive and complete archive of television news"..."recording, preserving and providing access to television news broadcasts of the national networks since August 5, 1968."
      • Vital Speeches of the Day  Icon
        Reprints the full-text of of speeches on national policy issues twice a month. The full text back to 10/08/1934 is available in the database entitled Academic Search Premier.

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      • Wall Street Journal  
          
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        Provides full-text articles for the Wall Street Journal from Jan. 2, 1984 through current issue.
      • Web Gallery of Art (Europe)  
          
        A virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture from 12th to mid-19th centuries.
      • Web of Science  
          
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        Use one or more of the Citation Indexes in the Web of Science to discover articles that have cited a specific article or author.
      • Wolframalpha.com
        Searches datasets rather than web pages to provide answers.
      • World Almanacs  
          
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        Searches five almanacs and encyclopedia simultaneously.
      • World Development Indicators  
          
        The World Bank's premier annual compilation of data about development.
      • WorldCat  
          
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        WorldCat searches library catalogs from all over the United States, including Summit libraries and other academic and public libraries. The older Firstsearch. interface is due to go away but is still here for now.
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