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  1. Google Scholar
    1. Database Name: Google Scholar
    2. Description: Google Scholar searches academic publishers, professional societies, pre-print archives, and university institutional repositories. Making Google Scholar Work for You.
    3. Host URL: http://scholar.google.com
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD05737
    5. Vendor: Google
  2. Gothic Literature: A Gale Critical Companion
    1. Database Name: Gothic Literature: A Gale Critical Companion
    2. Description: Offers information on all facets of the Gothic including visual and performing arts, society and culture, themes and setting. Includes primary source documents and critical material provide contextual perspective, a related chronology of key events, full-text commentaries, lists of further readings and many other extras.
    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/0SGG
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07644
    5. Vendor: Gale
  3. Government Manual
    1. Database Name: Government Manual
    2. Description: Official handbook of the Federal Government with comprehensive information on agencies of the legislative, judicial, and executive branches. Also includes information on quasi-official agencies, international organizations in which the United States participates, boards, commissions, and committees.
    3. Host URL: http://www.gpoaccess.gov/gmanual/index.html
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD03628
    5. Time Span: 1995-present.
  4. Government, politics, and protest--essential primary sources
    1. Database Name: Government, politics, and protest--essential primary sources
    2. Description: A collection of primary source documents that focus on leading social issues of the 19th, 20th, and 21st centuries. International in scope, each title is devoted to one topic.
    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/5LYG
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07737
    5. Vendor: GALE
  5. Governments of the World
    1. Database Name: Governments of the World
    2. Description: This wide-ranging, multidisciplinary encyclopedia describes and analyzes how the governments profiled affect citizens in the daily exercise of their rights and responsibilities. Arranged alphabetically and richly illustrated, Governments of the World features biographies and historical surveys on different types of political systems, such as constitutional monarchies, presidential systems, democracies and dictatorships, and much 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/0SGH
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07705
    5. Vendor: Gale
  6. GPO Monthly Catalog
    1. Database Name: GPO Monthly Catalog
    2. Description: Index to all types of government documents printed by the US Government Printing Office.
    3. Host URL: http://firstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=GPO;FSIP
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01545
    5. Vendor: OCLC / FirstSearch
    6. Coverage: Bibliographic citations for all types of US government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and document issues by executive department.
    7. Time Span: 1976-present
    8. Search Hints: You can sort by Author or Title, however, sorting by Year will not work.

      'Phrase' searches will find the words, but they may not be next to each other. For example, a search on 'sunny day' may find records with 'The day was sunny'.

      If you wish to search for authors using the last name and first initial, include a question mark at the end of your search: Last, F?
  7. Graphic Novels Core Collection
    1. Database Name: Graphic Novels Core Collection
    2. Description: Graphic Novels Core Collection highlights more than 3,000 titles for all age levels in the increasingly popular genre of graphic novels. This collection includes descriptive and evaluative annotations, cover art, review excerpts and awards the title has won.
    3. Host URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=gnx
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08545
    5. Vendor: EBSCO
    6. Notes: .
    7. Search Hints: ISBNs are not part of a searchable field in this database.

      Do not attempt to search on authors by truncating the first name. Last, F? will often result in zero hits. Try searching on Last or Last, First
  8. Great corpus of French and Francophone literature
    1. Database Name: Great corpus of French and Francophone literature
    2. Description: (Content and interface in French)The Great Corpus of French and Francophone literature (from the Middle Ages to the 20th century) provides full-text access to over 14,000 texts and about 300 authors’ complete works. Four full-text literature databases published by Classiques Garnier Numérique are included:
      - Corpus of medieval literature from the origins to the end of the 15th century
      narrative prose fiction, chanson de geste, poetry and theatre (religious and profane)
      - Corpus of narrative literature, from the Middle Ages to the 20th century
      novels, tales, and short stories from Chrétien de Troyes to Alain-Fournier and Marcel Proust
      - Corpus of Francophone literature from Black Africa, from the origins to Independence
      oral and written French-speaking literature from sub-Saharan Africa from the origins (end of the 18th century) to Independence (1960, as date of authors’ death)
      - Corpus of literature from the Indian Ocean, from the origins to Independence
      Francophone written and oral literature from the Indian Ocean, from the origins (18th century) to Independence (1960, or death of authors
    3. Host URL: http://www.classiques-garnier.com/numerique-bases/index.php?module=App&action=FrameMain&colname=ColCorpusLitteraire
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08173
  9. GreenFILE
    1. Database Name: GreenFILE
    2. Description: Collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.
    3. Host URL: http://www.greeninfoonline.com
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07243
  10. GREENR
    1. Database Name: GREENR
    2. Description: International in scope and designed to present a non-US centric and balanced perspective, this is an interactive database with a variety of search and browse options. Sources include English-language international newspapers, magazines and refereed journals, videos, podcasts and images (updated daily), primary source documents, maps, case studies and more covering subjects such as energy systems, healthcare, food, law & politics, pollution, business, economics & trade, social factors, emerging green technologies & jobs and more.
    3. Host URL: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/umd_um?db=GRNR
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07911
    5. Vendor: Gale
    6. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions