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Found 32 items.


  1. Dialnet
    1. Database Name: Dialnet
    2. Description: Database of science, social science, and arts & humanities journals from Spain. Abstracts and full- text of selected articles are available.
    3. Host URL: http://dialnet.unirioja.es
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD06095
  2. Diccionario de Terminos Clave de ELE
    1. Database Name: Diccionario de Terminos Clave de ELE
    2. Description: Spanish language dictionary of linguistic terms.
    3. Host URL: http://cvc.cervantes.es/ensenanza/biblioteca_ele/diccio_ele/default.htm
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07813
  3. Dickinson Electronic Archive
    1. Database Name: Dickinson Electronic Archive
    2. Description: A website devoted to the study of Emily Dickinson, her writing practices, writings directly influencing her work, and critical and creative writings generated by her work.
    3. Host URL: http://www.emilydickinson.org/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD06988
  4. Dictionary of American History
    1. Database Name: Dictionary of American History
    2. Description: The first comprehensive revision of this classic reference source, originally published in 1940, features updated and revised entries from previous editions, as well as more than 800 new entries covering recent events and topics not covered previously. This authoritative work serves students, scholars, and general readers interested in a wide range of topics in American history, from the well studied and familiar to the obscure.
    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/5CGE
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07690
    5. Vendor: Gale
  5. Dictionary of Literary Biography Online
    1. Database Name: Dictionary of Literary Biography Online
    2. Description: Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online provides more than 16,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.
    3. Host URL: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/umd_um?db=DLBC
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07913
    5. Vendor: Gale
  6. Digger - the Archaeological Search Engine
    1. Database Name: Digger - the Archaeological Search Engine
    2. Description: Digger is an archaeological specialist search engine. Product of the University of Freiburg, Institute for Prehistoryand Early History and Archaeology of the Middle Ageshttp://www.ufg.uni-freiburg.de/d/inst/
    3. Host URL: http://www.archaeologie-online.de/digger/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08284
    5. Vendor: Archaeomedia Archaeomedia
    6. Coverage: It will only be considered such sites in the search, the offer actually archaeologically relevant content.
  7. Digital Dissertations
    1. Database Name: Digital Dissertations
    2. Description: Now known as Dissertations & Theses: Full Text, follow this link to access.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/pqdtft/advanced?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01562
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: It offers access to more than 90 percent of the doctoral dissertations accepted each year in North America. The database also covers thousands of dissertations and theses from around the globe.
    7. Time Span: 1861 to present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  8. Digital National Security Archive
    1. Database Name: Digital National Security Archive
    2. Description: Full-text online of previously classified primary documents central to US foreign and military policy since 1945.
    3. Host URL: http://nsarchive.chadwyck.com
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01563
    5. Vendor: Chadwyck-Healey (ProQuest Company)
    6. Coverage: Comprised of more than 20 topic-specific collections, including Afghanistan, Berlin and Cuban Missile Crises, China, El Salvador, Iran and Iran-Contra, Iraqgate, Japan, Nicaragua, Phillipines, Presidential Directives on National Security, South Africa, Soviet Union, Terrorism, U.S. Espionage and Intelligence, U.S. Military Uses of Space, and U.S. Nuclear History and Non-proliferation Policy.
    7. Time Span: Varies by collection; generally sometime during the Cold War period, 1945 to 1991.
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  9. Digital Sanborn Maps
    1. Database Name: Digital Sanborn Maps
    2. Description: Fire insurance maps are a core resource for documenting the development of neighborhoods over time. Founded in 1867, the Sanborn Map Company was the primary American publisher of fire insurance maps for nearly 100 years. They show lot numbers, square footage of lots, street addresses, which lots have buildings and their shape and materials. They indicate the type of construction, property lines, and the number of stories. They can narrow the date when a building was constructed. They can be used to track demolition, recent construction and alterations. They identify plot numbers necessary to access deed and other civil records.
    3. Host URL: http://sanborn.umi.com
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD05339
    5. Vendor: Proquest
    6. Coverage: This digital product provides access to the maps of all United States' states. Users have the ability to easily manipulate the maps, magnify and zoom in on specific sections, and layer maps from different years.
    7. Time Span: 1867-1970
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  10. Digitale Bibliothek Deutscher Klassiker
    1. Database Name: Digitale Bibliothek Deutscher Klassiker
    2. Description: The Bibliothek deutscher Klassiker series has been in publication since 1981. It covers the works of major authors spanning eleven centuries and includes historical, philosophical, theological, political and art history texts. Collections of essays, speeches and other non-literary material add context and background material. As every individual text is edited to the same high standard, you can rely on the quality and accuracy of each edition and the collection as a whole.
    3. Host URL: http://klassiker.chadwyck.com/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08050
    5. Vendor: Chadwyck-Healey (Proquest)
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions