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  1. Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin: Beyond the Daughters of Bilitis
    1. Database Name: Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin: Beyond the Daughters of Bilitis
    2. Description: The papers of Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin, life-long pioneers of the lesbian rights, gay rights, and women's rights movements. Important multidisciplinary resource for such subjects as LGBT studies, women's studies, political science, history, sociology, and American studies. Full-text, fully searchable database.
    3. Host URL: http://go.galegroup.com/gdsc/i.do?id=3TQH&v=2.1&u=umd_um&it=aboutCollections&p=GDSC&sw=w
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08342
  2. Phyllis Lyon, Del Martin and the Daughters of Bilitis
    1. Database Name: Phyllis Lyon, Del Martin and the Daughters of Bilitis
    2. Description: The papers of Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin, life-long pioneers of the lesbian rights, gay rights, and women's rights movements. Important multidisciplinary resource for such subjects as LGBT studies, women's studies, political science, history, sociology, and American studies. Full-text, fully searchable database.
    3. Host URL: http://go.galegroup.com/gdsc/i.do?id=3LBZ&v=2.1&u=umd_um&it=aboutCollections&p=GDSC&sw=w
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08179
  3. Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002) (Historical Newspapers)
    1. Database Name: Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002) (Historical Newspapers)
    2. Description: ProQuest Historical Newspapers Pittsburgh Courier: 1911-2002 offers full page and article images with searchable full text. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/hnppittsburghcourier/advanced?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08211
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Time Span: 1911-2002
  4. Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project
    1. Database Name: Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project
    2. Description: The Pittsburgh Jewish Newspaper Project (PJN) is a unique, free, searchable fulltext archive that documents the history and life of the Jewish community in Pittsburgh and southwestern Pennsylvania. To date, it is a digital archive of The Jewish Criterion (1895-1962) and The Jewish Chronicle (1962-present).
    3. Host URL: http://pjn.library.cmu.edu/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07623
  5. Plant Science Abstracts
    1. Database Name: Plant Science Abstracts
    2. Description: Provides access to citations and abstracts of scientific literature on plant science.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/plantscience?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01668
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: Provides access to articles on plant pathology, symbiosis, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, techniques and environmental biology.
    7. Time Span: 1994 - current
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Search Hints: Subject searches include titles and abstracts in the search.

      There are no ISBNs in this database.
  6. Political Handbook of the World
    1. Database Name: Political Handbook of the World
    2. Description: Provides facts and analysis on each country's governmental and political makeup. Covers all major and minor political parties and groups in each political system. It also provides names of key ambassadors and international memberships of each country, plus detailed profiles of more than 30 intergovernmental organizations and UN agencies and coverage of current events, issues, crises, and controversies.
    3. Host URL: http://library.cqpress.com/phw/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08766
    5. Vendor: CQ Press
  7. Politics in America
    1. Database Name: Politics in America
    2. Description: Profiles of all the current members of the U.S. Congress. Information includes biographical data, committee
      assignments, election results, CQ Key Votes, interest group ratings, CQ Vote Studies, and contact information; campaign finance, partisan caucuses, standing committees; detailed
      descriptions of each member's congressional district as drawn
      after the 2000 census, including updated maps and voting trends; and the vote for president in each of the House
      districts.
    3. Host URL: http://library.cqpress.com/pia/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD05378
    5. Vendor: CQ Press
    6. Coverage: Profiles of the 535 members plus the delegates.
    7. Time Span: 2000 to the present; updated for each new Congressional session (every 2 years).
  8. Pollution Abstracts Proquest
    1. Database Name: Pollution Abstracts Proquest
    2. Description: Pollution Abstracts combines information on scientific research and government policies in a single resource. Abstracts and indexes journals, conference proceedings, and technical reports.
    3. Host URL: http://search.proquest.com/pollution?accountid=14696
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01669
    5. Vendor: ProQuest Information and Learning Company
    6. Coverage: Major areas of coverage include: Air Pollution, Marine Pollution,Freshwater Pollution, Sewage and Wastewater Treatment, Waste Management, Land Pollution, Toxicology and Health, Noise, Radiation, and Environmental Action.
    7. Time Span: 1981 to the present. Monthly updates.
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Search Hints: Subject searches include titles and abstracts in the search.

      ISBNs must be searched with hyphens in the appropriate places.

      Author names can be found in different formats. Try searching on "Last, First" OR "Last, F I" to find all variations of an author's name.
  9. Pollution: A to Z
    1. Database Name: Pollution: A to Z
    2. Description: Provides information on a variety of pollution issues, including sources of pollution; disposal; remediation; and the ethical, social and legal environment, as well as topics such as acid rain, cancer, noise pollution and zero growth population. Also covers careers and biographies of key people. For academic and general audiences. 2 volumes.
    3. Host URL: http://find.galegroup.com/gvrl/infomark.do?type=aboutBook&prodId=GVRL&eisbn=9780028659053&userGroupName=umd_um&version=1.0
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07733
    5. Vendor: Gale
  10. POPLINE
    1. Database Name: POPLINE
    2. Description: To see whether UMD Libraries have the POPLINE article you need, click the DOI button, or search WorldCat UMD for the journal title.
      POPLINE(POPulation information onLINE), the world's largest database on reproductive health, provides more than 300,000 citations with abstracts to scientific articles, reports, books, and unpublished reports in the field of population, family planning, and related health issues.POPLINE has numerous special features including links to free, full text documents; the ability to limit your search to peer-reviewed journal articles ;and many abstracts in French and Spanish.
      POPLINE is maintained by the INFO project at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of public Health/Center for communication programs and is funded primarily by the United States Agency for International Development.
    3. Host URL: http://www.popline.org/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD03894