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  1. World Economic Outlook
    1. Database Name: World Economic Outlook
    2. Description: This free online database, updated biannually by the International Monetary Fund with coverage back to 1993, is similar to World Development Indicators in providing basic statistics -- WEO is much more limited in both scope and history, but it includes commodity price data and regional data that's not easily available in WDI.
    3. Host URL: http://www.imf.org/external/ns/cs.aspx?id=28
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD06001
  2. World Education Encyclopedia
    1. Database Name: World Education Encyclopedia
    2. Description: Country-by-country survey of educational systems provides detailed essays on the histories, legal foundations, and primary and secondary educational systems of 233 countries.
    3. Host URL: http://galenet.galegroup.com/servlet/eBooks?ste=22&docNum=CX3409799999&q=umd_um
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07683
    5. Vendor: Gale
  3. World History in Video
    1. Database Name: World History in Video
    2. Description: World History in Video is a wide-ranging collection of critically acclaimed documentaries that allow students and researchers to explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century. The video content offered here is truly global in scope, covering Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. Upon completion, the collection will contain 1,000 hours of streaming video that offers access to more than 1,750 important, critically acclaimed documentaries from filmmakers worldwide.
    3. Host URL: http://search.alexanderstreet.com/history
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08070
    5. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  4. World News Connection
    1. Database Name: World News Connection
    2. Description: Translations of foreign news from non-US media sources. Coverage is from November 1995 - December 31, 2013.
    3. Host URL: http://wnc.eastview.com
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08696
    5. Vendor: East view
    6. Coverage: Coverage: 2006 - current
  5. World Newspaper Archive: African Newspapers 1800-1922
    1. Database Name: World Newspaper Archive: African Newspapers 1800-1922
    2. Description: Full text of more than forty African newspapers, in English and other languages.
    3. Host URL: http://infoweb.newsbank.com/?db=WHNPX&d_collections=WHNPAFR1
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08010
    5. Vendor: Readex
    6. Time Span: 1800-1922
    7. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
  6. World of Microbiology and Immunology
    1. Database Name: World of Microbiology and Immunology
    2. Description: An encyclopedic guide to concepts, theories, discoveries and pioneers in the fields of microbiology and immunology, for students and other researchers. Addresses current ethical, legal and social issues with special emphasis given to biological warfare and terrorism. Topical and biographical entries are alphabetically arranged and cross-referenced. Includes photographs and illustrations. 2 volumes.
    3. Host URL: http://find.galegroup.com/gvrl/infomark.do?type=aboutBook&prodId=GVRL&eisbn=9780787677770&userGroupName=umd_um&version=1.0
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD07734
    5. Vendor: GALE
  7. World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean
    1. Database Name: World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean
    2. Description: Scholarly Portal and Historical Collection about Latin America and the Caribbean. Portal includes journal articles, statistics, and multimedia organized around topic pages on countries, people, history, commerce & industry, and more. The Historical Collection of full-text primary documents includes manuscripts, letters, records, maps, diaries, and more.
    3. Host URL: http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/umd_um?db=LAC
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08171
    5. Vendor: Gale
  8. World Scientific eBooks
    1. Database Name: World Scientific eBooks
    2. Description: Titles in the collection span a wide variety of subjects: Mathematics, Physics/Nonlinear Science, Chemistry/Materials Science/Nanotechnology, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Medicine and Healthcare, Life Sciences, Business and Economics, General and Popular Science, Social Sciences and Asian Studies.
    3. Host URL: http://www.worldscientific.com
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD08390
  9. World Shakespeare Bibliography
    1. Database Name: World Shakespeare Bibliography
    2. Description: Provides abstracts and indexing of books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare
    3. Host URL: http://www.worldshakesbib.org/
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01844
    5. Vendor: Johns Hopkins University Press
    6. Coverage: Covers research related to Shakespeare, his works, and stage and film productions of his works. Coverage is international in scope.
    7. Time Span: 1968 - present
  10. WorldCat (FirstSearch)
    1. Database Name: WorldCat (FirstSearch)
    2. Description: OCLC catalog of books, serial publications, media, visual materials, musical scores, and archival materials in libraries worldwide.
    3. Host URL: http://firstsearch.oclc.org/fsip?dbname=worldcat
    4. Direct URL: http://www.lib.umd.edu/dbfinder/id/UMD01534
    5. Vendor: OCLC / FirstSearch
    6. Coverage: Includes material descriptions and holdings for OCLC member libraries.
    7. Time Span: prior to 1501 - present
    8. Restrictions: Terms and Conditions
    9. Search Hints: 'Phrase' searches will find records with the words not necessarily next to each other. For example, a search on 'sunny day' might find 'the day was sunny'.

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