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AcademicOneFile

Academic OneFile is a major source of  full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources, with extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

Last update: 02-02-2009

Michigan Electronic Library logoArticleFirst (OCLC FirstSearch)

MEL.

Contains bibliographic citations describing items listed on the table of contents pages of over 16,000 journals in science, technology, medicine, social science, business, the humanities, and popular culture. The database contains over 27,000,000 records, from 1990-date. Although this database does not contain any full text articles, it does link to full text articles in Wilson Select Plus.

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Michigan Electronic Library logoGeneral Reference Center Gold (Gale)

MEL.

This is a general interest database that integrates a variety of sources in one easy-to-use interface. General Reference Center Gold includes articles from newspapers, reference books, and periodicals, many with full-text and images. Find the latest current events, popular culture, business and industry coverage, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more. The journal articles in this database are in InfoTrac OneFile; other Gale items are only in this database.

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Michigan Electronic Library logoDiversity Studies Collection (Gale)

MEL.

This collection of over 150 journals supports social science, history and liberal arts coursework, focusing on cultural differences, contributions and influences in the global community.

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Michigan Electronic Library logoEnvironmental Studies and Policy Collection (Gale)

MEL.

A custom collection of nearly 700 journals providing coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, and corporate interests.

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Michigan Electronic Library logoGender Studies Collection (Gale)

MEL.

This collection of journals seeks to provide balanced coverage of GLBT issues, covering such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more.

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JSTOR

Full text of over 1,200 core academic journals in most disciplines. Coverage starts with the first issue published, and continues, ending 3-5 years before the current year. An additional year of journals published is added annually. The Libraries own current paper issues of many titles in the collections. Follow this link to see a listing of all JSTOR collections available at UDM or download a complete list of all journals included in these collections.

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PAIS International (ProQuest)

The PAIS International database from CSA contains references to more than 553,300 journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed.

PAIS International includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world. In addition to English, some of the indexed materials are published in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.

The database backfile dates to 1972: PAIS International includes records from the print PAIS Bulletin 1977 and forward; and from the PAIS print Foreign Language Index published 1972-1990, at which time it merged with the PAIS Bulletin.

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Political Science (SAGE Full Text Collection)

 Political Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection includes the full-text of 29 journals published by SAGE and participating societies, some journals going back 25 years, encompassing over 10,000 articles. It covers such subjects as General Political Science, American Government & Politics, Political Sociology, Comparative Politics, Policy Studies, Political Communication, Peace / Conflict Studies, Presidential Studies, Political Theory / Philosophy, International Relations, and Area Studies.

Other journals not in the collection, but published by Sage, can be selected and searched along with the Political Science titles.

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Urban Studies and Planning (SAGE Full Text Collection)

Urban Studies & Planning: A SAGE Full-Text Collection includes the full text of 12 journals published by SAGE and participating societies.  Some journals started as  far back as 1965; the collection contains over 2,500 articles, and  covers such subjects as Anthropology, Economic Development, Economics, Education, Environmental Science, Planning Pedagogy, Planning Practice, Planning Theory, Policy Analysis, Political Science, Public Administration, Regional Geography, Regional Science, Residential and Community Development, Social, Spatial, and Cultural Dynamics, Sociology, Urban and Regional Planning, Urban Culture, Urban Geography, Urban Policy, Urban Politics, and Welfare Economics.

Other journals not in the collection, but published by Sage, can be selected and searched along with the Urban Studies & Planning titles.

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Michigan Electronic Library logoWorldAlmanac (FirstSearch)

MEL.

Includes the full text of all of the World Almanac titles (The World Almanac and Book of Facts, The World Almanac of the U.S.A., The World Almanac of US Politics, The World Almanac for Kids), and the Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia.

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Karl A. Ericson

Assistant Librarian
Reference Services
McNichols Campus Library

ericsoka@udmercy.edu
313-993-1120

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