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  1. NACSIS Web Cat
    1. Database Name: NACSIS Web Cat
    2. Description: Needs Internet Explorer IME for Japanese. National union catalog of books and serials in natinal university libraries and other research institutions in Japan, managed by Japan's National Institute of Informatics. Updated Weekly. This database gives holding records of institutions. Good tool for interlibrary loan. (Japanese and English)
    3. Host URL: http://webcat.nii.ac.jp/webcat_eng.html
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD05142
  2. NASA Technical Reports Server
    1. Database Name: NASA Technical Reports Server
    2. Description: The NASA Scientific and Technical Information (STI) Program's mission is to collect, archive, and disseminate NASA aerospace information, and locate domestic and international STI pertinent to NASA's missions and Strategic Enterprises.
    3. Host URL: http://ntrs.nasa.gov/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD03878
    5. Coverage: The NTRS collects scientific and technical information from NASA's technical report servers and non-NASA sites using the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH). Information Disclaimer: The external sites selected for inclusion in the NTRS are not endorsed or maintained by NASA. The validity, accuracy, integrity, and maintenance of information from external sources are the responsibility of the sponsoring organization.
  3. Nation Digital Archive
    1. Database Name: Nation Digital Archive
    2. Description: The Nation is America’s oldest weekly magazine and one if its premier journals of opinion since its inception in 1865. The Nation has long bee regarded as one of the country’s definitive journalistic voices of writing on politics, culture, books and the arts and continues to stand as the independent voice in American journalism. This database contains indexing & abstracting and full text for the complete archive of The Nation beginning with its first issue in 1865 through to the present.
    3. Host URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nih
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07938
    5. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  4. National Center for Health Statistics Data Warehouse (NCHS)
    1. Database Name: National Center for Health Statistics Data Warehouse (NCHS)
    2. Description: Data on vital events as well as information on health status, lifestyle, and exposure to unhealthy influences, the onset and diagnosis of illness and disability, and the use of health care.
    3. Host URL: http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD03849
    5. Vendor: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  5. National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS)
    1. Database Name: National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS)
    2. Description: Summaries of more than 170,000 publications including journal articles, government reports, books, research reports, and unpublished research plus links to over 1,500 full-text publications.
    3. Host URL: http://purl.access.gpo.gov/GPO/LPS523
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD03303
    5. Coverage: Criminal justice and criminology issues including corrections, courts, drugs and substance abuse, juvenile justice, law enforcement, victims of crime, statistics, and international crime topics.
    6. Time Span: 1970 to the present.
  6. National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts
    1. Database Name: National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts
    2. Description: Provides summaries of more than 190,000 resources in criminal justice, juvenile justice and substance abuse. Includes journal articles, government reports, books, research reports and unpublished research.
    3. Host URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=ncj
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07478
    5. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  7. National Journal Policy Database
    1. Database Name: National Journal Policy Database
    2. Description: Comprehensive collection of resources on U.S. politics and policy, including the National Journal, Poll Track, Ad Spotlight, CongressDaily, Technology Daily, and the Almanac of American Politics. All components may be searched at once.
    3. Host URL: http://www.nationaljournal.com/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD02522
    5. Vendor: National Journal Group
    6. Coverage: Covers all aspects of U.S. politics and policy.
    7. Search Hints: National Journal (1977 - present), Ad Spotlight (1997 - present), Almanac of American Politics (1998, 2000, 2002 editions), Campaigns (1997 - present), Markup Reports (September 9, 1999 - present), Poll Track (2001- present), Hotline (1987-present), CongressDaily (1997-present), and Technology Daily (1999- present).
  8. National Newspapers Core
    1. Database Name: National Newspapers Core
    2. Description: Full text articles from the Wall Street Journal, Christian Science Monitor, The New York Times, The Sun (Baltimore), and The Washington Post
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/?accountid=14696&selectids=1005701,1007225,1005637,1006968,1005922
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08196
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: Covers national, international and local news. The NYT provides text of important speeches and documents; WSJ reports on international finance; and WP offers strong political reporting, editorials and columnists.
    7. Time Span: Varies with newspaper
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  9. National Review Archive
    1. Database Name: National Review Archive
    2. Description: The National Review Archive has been a leading journal of opinion since its inception in 1955 by William F. Buckley Jr. The National Review Archive is a fully searchable electronic version of the magazine's complete backfile.
    3. Host URL: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nch
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07939
    5. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  10. National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
    1. Database Name: National Technical Information Service (NTIS)
    2. Description: Covers U.S. government-sponsored research and reports from federal agencies including technical research reports, journal articles, data files, computer programs and audio-visual products.
    3. Host URL: http://www.ntis.gov/search/index.aspx
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07320
    5. Vendor: National Technical Information Service
    6. Time Span: 1964 - current