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  1. Encyclopedia of Small Business
    1. Database Name: Encyclopedia of Small Business
    2. Description: Over 600 detailed articles and overviews on key information needs of small business owners. This convenient and exhaustive 2-vol. print reference source is designed to provide entrepreneurs with how-to information that they can apply to their own business. The Encyclopedia contains 600 detailed articles and overviews of all the key information needs of small business owners, including financing; financial planning; business plan creation; market analysis; sales strategy; tax planning, human resource issues and more.
    3. Host URL: http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/eBooks?ste=22&docNum=CX3404399999&q=umd_um
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07295
  2. Encyclopedia of Space Science
    1. Database Name: Encyclopedia of Space Science
    2. Description: This reference outlines what astronomers know about the sun, planets, galaxy, and universe as well as the effect of the space environment on human and other biological systems. The Encyclopedia also provides an in-depth summary of the engineering involved in launching a rocket or satellite and the control systems involved on the ground, in orbit, or in deep space. Manufacturing in space from planetary and other resources is also discussed.
    3. Host URL: http://www3.interscience.wiley.com/cgi-bin/mrwhome/104554787/HOME
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD04066
    5. Vendor: Wiley
  3. Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences (Wiley)
    1. Database Name: Encyclopedia of Statistical Sciences (Wiley)
    2. Description: Covers topics in statistics, biostatistics, quality control, economics, sociology, engineering, probability theory, computer science, biomedicine, psychology, survey methodology, and many other areas. Includes the full text of the first and second print editions, plus the supplemental volumes. The entries are self-contained and easily understood by readers with a limited statistical background.
    3. Host URL: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/mrw/advanced/search?doi=10.1002/0471667196
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08054
    5. Vendor: Wiley InterScience
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  4. Encyclopedia of the First Amendment
    1. Database Name: Encyclopedia of the First Amendment
    2. Description: Comprehensive coverage of all the freedoms in the First Amendment, including free speech, press, assembly, petition, and religion. Also includes a chronology, seven introductory essays covering the core rights and liberties, a bibliography, and subject and case indexes.
    3. Host URL: http://site.ebrary.com/lib/umd/docDetail.action?docID=10314598
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07685
  5. Encyclopedia of War and American Society
    1. Database Name: Encyclopedia of War and American Society
    2. Description: A multidisciplinary historical work that examines the numerous ways wars affect societies. The encyclopedia covers a wide range of general thematic categories, issues, and topics that address not only the geopolitical effects of war, but also show how the U.S engagement in national and international conflicts has affected the social and cultural arena.
    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/0SDV
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07641
    5. Vendor: Gale
  6. Encyclopedia of World Cultures
    1. Database Name: Encyclopedia of World Cultures
    2. Description: This reference set lists and describes more than 1,500 global cultures. Based on research of social scientists, it is the source for historical, social, political, economic, linguistic, religious, and other information on virtually every existing culture.
    3. Host URL: http://find.galegroup.com/gvrl/infomark.do?type=aboutBook&prodId=GVRL&eisbn=9780028660868&userGroupName=umd_um&version=1.0
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07731
    5. Vendor: GALE
  7. Encyclopedia of World Cultures Supplement
    1. Database Name: Encyclopedia of World Cultures Supplement
    2. Description: This reference set lists and describes more than 1,500 global cultures. Based on research of social scientists, it is the source for historical, social, political, economic, linguistic, religious, and other information on virtually every existing culture. Its cross-cultural perspective meets high school curricular requirements for world studies and social sciences.
    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/5ANC
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07706
  8. Energy Citations Database
    1. Database Name: Energy Citations Database
    2. Description: The Energy Citations Database (ECD) contains energy and energy?related scientific and technical information from the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessor agencies, the Energy Research & Development Administration (ERDA) and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). The Database provides access to DOE citations from 1948 through the present.
    3. Host URL: http://www.osti.gov/energycitations/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07800
    5. Vendor: United States Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI)
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  9. Energywire
    1. Database Name: Energywire
    2. Description: Provides coverage on the business and political issues surrounding the rapidly expanding unconventional energy industry in the United States and around the world.
    3. Host URL: http://www.eenews.net/ew/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08528
  10. Engineered Materials
    1. Database Name: Engineered Materials
    2. Description: Journal articles, technical reports, conference papers and more on properties and applications of polymers, ceramics and composites.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/engineeringmaterialsabstracts?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01682
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: Biomedical materials, Ceramics, Composites, Compounding and Blinding, Corrosion, Design, Joining, Machining, Mechanical properties, Microstructure, Molding and forming, Physical properties, Polymers, Preparation and Synthesis, Quality Control, Testing [from the CSA Fact Sheet]
    7. Time Span: 1986-present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
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