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Found 85 items.


  1. American National Biography
    1. Database Name: American National Biography
    2. Description: ANB online features thousands of illustrations, more than 80,000
      hyperlinked cross-references, links to select web sites, and powerful
      search capabilities.
    3. Host URL: http://www.anb.org/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08043
    5. Vendor: Oxford University Press
    6. Coverage: American National Biography (ANB) offers portraits of more
      than 17,400 men and women whose lives have shaped the nation.
    7. Time Span: Updated quarterly.
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  2. American Periodicals Series
    1. Database Name: American Periodicals Series
    2. Description: Full text images of over 1,100 colonial and early American magazines and periodicals spanning from colonial times to the mid 20th century. Titles range from America's first scientific journal, Medical Repository, to popular magazines like Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/americanperiodicals?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08123
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: Useful for the study of American history, literature, culture, sciences and social sciences.
    7. Time Span: 1740-1900
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  3. American Poetry (LION)
    1. Database Name: American Poetry (LION)
    2. Description: Over 40,000 poems by more than 200 American poets from the Colonial Period to the early twentieth century.
    3. Host URL: http://collections.chadwyck.com/ampo/htxview?template=basic.htx&content=frameset.htx
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD03315
    5. Vendor: Chadwyck-Healey (ProQuest Company)
    6. Coverage: American poetry
    7. Time Span: 1600 - 1900
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Notes: http://collections.chadwyck.com/ampo/htxview?template=basic.htx&content=frameset.htx
  4. American Song
    1. Database Name: American Song
    2. Description: American Song is a database of songs that users can listen to over the Internet. It will ultimately contain 50,000 tracks of American roots music and pre-1960 American popular music and include country, folk, bluegrass, Western, old time, American Indian, blues, gospel, and shape note singing. The database includes repertoire such as the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests and more. Among notable recording artists represented are Woody Guthrie, Pete Seeger, Peggy Seeger, Si Kahn, Lead Belly, Sleepy LaBeef, the New Lost City Ramblers, Otis Clay, Eddy "The Chief" Clearwater, Nanci Griffith, The Lilly Brothers, and Merle Travis.
    3. Host URL: http://search.alexanderstreet.com/amso
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD06357
    5. Vendor: Alexander St Press
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  5. Americas Historical Newspapers
    1. Database Name: Americas Historical Newspapers
    2. Description: Digitized and fully searchable collections of early American newspapers. Includes two databases, Early American Newspapers Series 1 - 3 and African American Newspapers which can be searched together or separately. Early American Newspapers includes more than 1,000 U.S. newspapers published between 1690 and 1922. African American Newspaper includes more than 270 African American newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries.
    3. Host URL: http://infoweb.newsbank.com/?db=EANX
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07772
    5. Vendor: Readex
  6. Ancient Greece and Rome: An Encyclopedia for Students
    1. Database Name: Ancient Greece and Rome: An Encyclopedia for Students
    2. Description: Covers an extensive array of topics on ancient Greece and Rome including daily life, art and architecture, philosophy, science, religion, statesmen, military leaders, emperors, and more.
    3. Host URL: http://find.galegroup.com/openurl/openurl?url_ver=Z39.88-2004&url_ctx_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:ctx&req_dat=info:sid/gale:ugnid:umd_um&res_id=info:sid/gale:GVRL&ctx_enc=info:ofi:enc:UTF-8&rft_val_fmt=info:ofi/fmt:kev:mtx:book&rft_id=info:sid/gale:bmcode:recid/1XHD
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07694
    5. Vendor: Gale
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  7. Animal Behavior Abstracts
    1. Database Name: Animal Behavior Abstracts
    2. Description: Provides access to the scientific journal literature in behavioral and related studies.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/animalbehavior?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD04238
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: Covers significant papers relevant to animal behavior, with subjects ranging from neurophysiology to behavioral ecology, from genetics to applied ethology. Animal Behavior Abstracts surveys all of the important journals dealing with the biology of particular taxonomic groups
    7. Time Span: 1982-present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  8. Anthropological Literature
    1. Database Name: Anthropological Literature
    2. Description: Indexes entries at least two pages long in nearly 900 journals and monographic series held in Harvard University's Tozzer Library. These include articles, reports, commentaries, and obituaries.
    3. Host URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=anl
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08425
    5. Coverage: Comprehensive international resource for the fields of anthropology, archaeology, and related interdisciplinary research.
    6. Time Span: Covers articles published from the late 19th century to the present
  9. AnthroSource
    1. Database Name: AnthroSource
    2. Description: Developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA), AnthroSource brings 100 years of anthropological material online to scholars and the public.
    3. Host URL: http://www.anthrosource.net
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD06065
    5. Coverage: Coverage includes a complete electronic archive of all AAA journals thorugh 2003 plus current issues for 15 of the AAA's most critical peer-reviewed publications.
  10. Aqualine
    1. Database Name: Aqualine
    2. Description: The Aqualine database provides comprehensive focus on trade, technical and scientific literature concerning all aspects of water resources. Major subjects of coverage include water resources and supplies management, water legislation, water quality, potable water distribution, wastewater collection, water treatment technologies, wastewater and sewage treatment, and ecological and environmental effects of water pollution.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/aqualine?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08127
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions