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Indexes/Databases By Subject


Architecture

Academic Search Complete - Index, abstracts, and full text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

America: History and Life - Index to articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada.

Art & Architecture Complete - Full-text database for articles in art and architecture with over 63,000 images.

Art & Architecture Images - Over 80,000 art and architecture images from commercial sources, plus contributions from OhioLINK institutions. Art Index Retrospective: 1929-1984 - Access to over half a century of art literature covering fine, decorative, and commercial art. Content includes high-quality indexing of nearly 600 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed, and citations of over 25,000 book reviews.



Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

Digital Video Collection - Digital videos covering many subjects. Currently includes videos from the distributor, Films for the Humanities and Sciences.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

JSTOR - Online access to scholarly articles in the arts and sciences.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries. WorldCat - Catalog of books and other matierals held by libraries worldwide.



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Art

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Art & Architecture Complete - Full-text database for articles in art and architecture with over 63,000 images.

Art & Architecture Images - Over 80,000 art and architecture images from commercial sources, plus contributions from OhioLINK institutions.

Arts & Humanities Citation Index (ISI) - Index and cited references for articles in the arts and humanities.

Art Full Text - Index and abstracts for articles in art.

Art Index Retrospective: 1929-1984 - Access to over half a century of art literature covering fine, decorative, and commercial art. Content includes high-quality indexing of nearly 600 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed, and citations of over 25,000 book reviews.

Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) - Provides access to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and Repertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA). Combined coverage for materials published between 1975-2007.

Digital Resource Commons - Several databases of electronic images or videos; also includes sound, numeric data, and other types of electronic media.

Digital Video Collection - Digital videos covering many subjects. Currently includes videos from the distributor, Films for the Humanities and Sciences.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Humanities International Complete - Comprehensive database of humanities content.

Index to 19th Century American Art Periodicals - Index to articles from 42 art journals published in 19th century U.S.

JSTOR - Online access to scholarly articles in the arts and sciences.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

SCIPIO: Art and Rare Books Sales Catalogs - Catalog of auction catalogs of art objects and rare books.

WorldCat - Catalog of books and other matierals held by libraries worldwide.

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Art Therapy

AltHealth Watch - Covers journals in nontraditional medicine and health.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Art Full Text - Index and abstracts for articles in art.

Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text - Contains art therapy articles published in the nursing literature. Use "art therapy" as a subject heading and combine with other topics.

Counseling and Therapy in Video - (Now know as Alexander Street Press) Online collection of videos. Coverage includes social work, psychotherapy, and psychiatric counseling. For assistance, view this online tutorial.

Digital Video Collection - Digital videos covering many subjects. Currently includes videos from the distributor, Films for the Humanities and Sciences.

Dissertation Abstracts (ProQuest Dissertations & Theses) - Index to doctoral dissertations and master's theses from North America and Europe.

Education Research Complete - Index and abstracts of articles and other publications in education research. This index is particularly useful if your topic involves art education or art projects.

ERIC - Education Resources Information Center. Index and abstracts of articles, books, and documents covering education research and practice. This index is particularly useful if your topic involves art education or art projects.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Health Source: Nursing - Index, abstracts, and full text focusing on many medical desciplines. This database is very similar to CINAHL but indexes a slightly different set of journals. Use "art therapy" as a subject heading and combine with other topics.

JSTOR - Online access to scholarly articles in the arts and sciences.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

MEDLINE with full text (EBSCO) - A comprehensive index for medical journals and provides full text for more than 1,370 journals. Use it for art therapy articles appearing in the medical literature as well as for medical information.

PsycINFO - Index and abstracts of articles, books, chapters, dissertations, and reports in psychology.

PubMed - PubMed is service of the National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences.

Social Work Abstracts - The database provides indexing and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems.

WorldCat - Catalog of books and other matierals held by libraries worldwide.

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Business

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

Business Abstracts with Full Text - Full text articles back to 1995, with access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more.

Business Source Complete - Index, abstracts, and full text covering scholarly business journals on management, economics, finance, accounting international business and much more.

Communication and Mass Media - A research and reference resource in the communication and mass media fields. Contains indexes and abstracts for over 300 journals, and selected coverage of over 100 more.

eBook Collection - A library of electronic books on many academic subjects. The collection includes titles purchased through OhioLINK, and titles found in public domain.

Economia y Negocios - Provides citations in Spanish for articles on business and economics from over 2000 Spanish and Protuguese-language periodicals published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Columbia, Spain, the United States and elsewhere.

Entrepreneurial Studies Source - Full text coverage into topics relevant to entrepreneurship and small business.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Green FILE - Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Human Resources Abstracts - Bibliographic records covering areas related to human resources, including human resource management, employee assistance, organization behavior, and other areas of the discipline.

Insurance Periodicals Index - Index and abstracts to articles from insurance industry journals and magazines.

LEXIS-NEXIS - Full text news, business, legal, medical, and reference information.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Oxford Scholarship Online - Over 1,100 core scholarly books in Economics & Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion & Theology.

Regional Business News - A newswire database that incorporates business wires from all over the world.

Risk Management Reference Center - Full text risk management resource for corporate risk management professional, strategic planners, and business students.

SPORTDiscus with Full Text - Bibliographic and full text coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines.

Statistical Abstracts of the U.S. - Statistics on social, political, and economic conditions in the U.S.

Vente et Gestion - Coverage of French Language business journals.

Vocational & Career Collection - Index and abstracts for 350 trade and industry related periodicals.

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Chemistry

ACS (American Chemistry Society) Journals & Magazines - This site is the source for 1879-1995 ACS journal articles, known as the ACS Legacy Archives. Current ACS journals are also available through this site.

Access Science - Online encyclopedia of science and technology.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

ArticleFirst (OCLC) - Index of articles, news stories, letters, and other items from over 12,000 journals. Topics covered include business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, sciences, social science, and technology.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now know as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Food Science Source - Full text database designed to support the informational needs of the food industry at all levels.

Green FILE - Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

History of Science, Technology & Medicine - Index to journal articles, books, proceedings, and other literature in the history of science, technology and medicine, and allied historical fields.

JSTOR - Online access to scholarly articles in the arts and sciences.

Lexi-PALS - Now known as - AHFS Consumer Medication Information

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

PubMed - PubMed is service of the National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

Science Online - Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.

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Computer Science, Engineering, Math

Access Science - Online encyclopedia of science and technology.

ACM Digital Library - Contains journal and conference papers from the Association for Computering Machinery.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Applied Science & Technology Full Text - includes indexing and abstracts for nearly 800 scientific and technical publications back to 1983. Content includes coverage of applied science specialties - acoustics to aeronautics, neutral networks to neclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics.

ArticleFirst (OCLC) - Index of articles, news stories, letters, and other items from over 12,000 journals. Topics covered include business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, sciences, social science, and technology.

Business Abstracts with Full Text - Full text articles back to 1995, with access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more.

Compendex - Index and abstracts to engineering literature from international journals, conferences, and reports.

Computer & Applied Sciences Complete - Covers the spectrum of the applied sciences, representing knowledge and traditional engineering challenges and providing material for research concerning the business and social implications of new technology.

Energy & Power Source - Full text coverage of information relevant to many areas integral to the energy and power industries, encompassing all component industries within, including those focused on petroleum, natural gas, electric power, coal nuclear power, renewable energy, and other.

Entrepreneurial Studies Source - Full text coverage into topics relevant to entrepreneurship and small business.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

History of Science, Technology, & Medicine - Index to international bibliography of history of science, technology, and medicine.

LANDSAT 7 Satellite Images - Satellite imges of Ohio, taken every 16 days.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

MathSciNet - Index and summaries of articles and books on mathematical research.

Safari Tech Books Online - Electronic books in computer science, information technology, and related fields.

Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the sciences.

Science Online - Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.

Shock & Vibration Digest - Bibliographic records covering areas related to shock and vibration, including noise, and vibration technologies.

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Culture

Academic Search Complete - Index, abstracts, and full text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

America: History and Life - Index to articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada.

Anthropology Plus - Index to articles and reports in anthropology and archaeology.

ArticleFirst (OCLC) - Index of articles, news stories, letters, and other items from over 12,000 journals. Topics covered include business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, sciences, social science, and technology.

Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

Bibliography of Native North Americans - Covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.

Biography Reference Bank

Chicano Database - Index to resources on Mexican-American and Latino topics.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Gender Studies Database - Produced by NISC, combines NISC's popular Women's Studies International and Men's Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. Coverage spanning from 1972 and earlier to present.

International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance with Full Text - Index, abstracts, full text for articles and other publications on all aspects of theater and performance. Includes indexing for books, book articles and dissertation abstracts.

Jewish Studies Source - Full text academic journal articles within the discipline.

JSTOR - Online access to scholarly articles in the arts and sciences.

LGBT Life with Full Text - Provides coverage to literature regarding Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender issues including all of the content available in LGBT Life as well as full text for 50 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers, along with dozens of full text monographs.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Middle Eastern & Central Asian Studies - A systematic and non-evaluative bibliographic index of research, policy and scholarly discourse on the countries and peoples of the Middle East, Central Asia and North Africa.

Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliography - Index and abstracts in Slavic studies, covering articles, books, and other literature on social sicences and humanities.

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences.

SocINDEX with Full Text - Comprehensive sociology research database. Contains full text for 253 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, and72 "priority" coverage journals. This database also includes full text for 547 books and monographs, and full text for 6,711 conference papers.

Women's Studies International - Produced by NISC, covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Spans from 1972 and earlier to present.

WorldCat - Catalog of books and other matierals held by libraries worldwide.

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Education

Academic Search Complete - Index, abstracts, and full text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study. Includes or has links to full text.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Digital Resource Commons - Several databases of electronic images or videos; also includes sound, numeric data, and other types of electronic media.

Digital Video Collection - Digital videos covering many subjects. Currently includes videos from the distributor, Films for the Humanities and Sciences.

EBSCO Animals - For elementary school students.

Education Full Text - Index and abstracts covering contemporary education issues.

Education in Video - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) Online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. The collection contains more than 1,000 video titles totaling 750 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.

Education Research Complete - Index and abstracts of articles and other publications in education research.

ERIC - Education Resources Information Center. Index and abstracts of articles, books, and documents covering education research and practice.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Kids Search - Index to magazines, reference books and more for grades K-5.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

MAS Ultra - School Edition - Index, abstracts, and full text for popular high school magazines.

Middle Search Plus - Index, abstracts, and full text for popular middle school magazines.

Primary Search - Index, abstracts, and full text for popular elementary school magazines.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection - Index, abstracts, and full text covering topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

Searchasaurus (for elementary and middle school students) - Graphical interface for elementary and middle school students.Provides access to magazine articles, pictures,encyclopedias, and a dictionary through an animated interface.

Student Research Center - Index to magazines, reference books, biographies, primary sources, and more for students in grades 6-12.

World Book Web - World Book Encyclopedia, Dictionary, Atlas, and other research tools.

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English

Academic Search Complete - Index, abstracts, and full text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

American & English Literature: Drama Collection - Works of drama based on books and other sources originally published in print. Includes American Drama, English Prose Drama 1280-1915, and English Verse Dramas 13th-19th Centuries.

American & English Library: Full Collection - Works of poetry, drama, and prose based on books and other sources originally published in print.

American & English Literature: Poetry Collection - Works of poetry based on books and other sources originally published in print. Includes African American Poetry 1760-1900, American Poetry 1600-1900, English Poetry 600-1900, 20th Century African-American Poetry, 20th Century American Poetry, and 20th Century English Poetry.

American & English Literature: Shakespeare Collection - Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare

ARTFL (French Literature) - Full-text database containing nearly 2,000 texts, ranging from classic works or French Literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing.

Bibliography of American Literature - A comprehensive bibliographic guide, providing nearly 40,000 records of the literary works of approximately 300 American writers from the American Revolution to 1930.

Film & Television Literature Index - Index and abstracts of articles related to film and television.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Foreign Language Videos - Foreign language video clips in which native speakers elaborate on a wide variety of topics about their culture, family daily life, and more.

Francis (international humanities & social sciences) - Index to multilingual, multidisciplinary information in the humanities, social sciences, and economics.

Fuente Academica - A unique collection of scholarly academic journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. Provides coverage for nearly 200 scholarly Spanish language journals. Content is provided in Spanish.

Humanities International Complete - Comprehensive database of humanities content.

International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance with Full Text - Index, abstracts, full text for articles and other publications on all aspects of theater and performance. Includes indexing for books, book articles and dissertation abstracts.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held in Ohio college and university libraries.

Literary Reference Center Plus - Combines information from reference works, books, literary journals as well as original content. Includes more than 10,000 plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, 75,000 articles of literary critcism, 130,000 author biographies, full text of over 300 literary journals, 500,000 book reviews, 25,000 classic and contemporary poems, 11,000 classic and contemporary short stories, full text of over 7,500 classic novels, 3,000 author interviews, and over 1,000 images of key literary figures.

MLA Directory of Periodicals - List of periodicals in literature, language, linguistics, and folklore that are covered regularly in the MLA International Bibliography.

MLA International Bibliography - Index to books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.

Oxford English Dictionary - Historical dictionary of the English Language.

Roget's II: The New Thesaurus - Thesaurus of the English Language.

Russian Academy of Sciences Bibliography - Index and abstracts in Slavic studies, covering articles, books, and other literature on social sicences and humanities.

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Fashion

Academic Search Complete - Index, abstracts, and full text for many scholarly publications covering all academic areas of study.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

America: History and Life - Index to articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada.

Art Full Text - Index and abstracts for articles in art.

Article First (OCLC) - Index of articles, news stories, letters, and other items from over 12,000 journals. Topics covered include business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, sciences, social science, and technology.

Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

Business Source Complete - Index, abstracts, and full text covering scholarly business journals on management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and much more.

Entrepreneurial Studies Source - Full text coverage into topics relevant to entrepreneurship and small business.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Historical Abstracts - Index and abstracts to articles covering world history from 1450 to present (excluding U.S. and Canada).

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Newspaper Source - Full text for regional U.S. newspapers, international newspapers, newswires, and newspaper columns.

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Geology

Access Science - Online encyclopedia of science and technology.

Digital Video Collection - Digital videos covering many subjects. Currently includes videos from the distributor, Films for the Humanities and Sciences.

Energy & Power Source - Full text coverage of information relevant to many areas integral to the energy and power industries, encompassing all component industries within, including those focused on petroleum, natural gas, electric power, coal nuclear power, renewable energy, and other.

Environment Complete - Indexes monographs, journals, and conference papers on the topic.

Filmakers Library Online - documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and unviversity libraries.

Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the sciences.

Science Online - Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.

Science Reference Center - Full text content to topics including biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.

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History

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

America: History and Life - Index to articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada.

American Periodical Series Online 1740-1900 - Over 1,100 periodicals that first began publishing between 1740 and 1900, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines, and many other historically-significant periodicals.

Ancestry Library Edition - Geneology database. This database is only accessible on campus on a one year trial.

Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

Bibliography of Native North Americans - Covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.

Biography Reference Bank

European Views of the Americas - European works that relate to the Americas. Contains entries to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. Covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of Native American peoples. Also covers areas such as natural disasters, disease outbreaks, and slavery.

Film & Television Literature Index - Index and abstracts of articles related to film and television.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Historic and Archival Images - Images from Ohio history, contributed by OhioLINK institutions.

Historical Abstracts - Index and abstracts to articles covering world history from 1450 to present (excluding U.S. and Canada).

ACLS Humanities E-Book - Electronic books of high quality in the field of history.

History of Science, Technology & Medicine - Index to journal articles, books, proceedings, and other literature in the history of science, technology and medicine, and allied historical fields.

Humanities International Complete - Comprehensive database of humanities content.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Women's Studies International - Produced by NISC, covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Spans from 1972 and earlier to present.

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Historic Preservation

America: History and Life - Index to articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada.

American Periodical Series Online 1740-1900 - Over 1,100 periodicals that first began publishing between 1740 and 1900, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines, and many other historically-significant periodicals.

Art Full Text - Index and abstracts for articles in art.

Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

Digital Resource Commons - Several databases of electronic images or videos; also includes sound, numeric data, and other types of electronic media.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

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Humanities

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Arts & Humanities Citation Index (ISI) - Index and cited references for articles in the arts and humanities.

Artstor - A digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) - Provides access to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and Repertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA). Combined coverage for materials published between 1975-2007.

Digital Resource Commons - Several databases of electronic images or videos; also includes sound, numeric data, other types of electronic media

Digital Video Collection - Digital videos covering many subjects. Currently includes videos from the distributor, Films for the Humanities and Sciences.

Dissertation Abstracts (ProQuest Dissertations & Theses) - Index to doctoral dissertations and master's theses from North America and Europe.

Film & Television Literature Index - Index and abstracts of articles related to film and television.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Foreign Language Videos - Foreign language video clips in which native speakers elaborate on a wide variety of topics about their culture, family daily life, and more.

Francis (International humanities & social sciences) - Index to multilingual, multidisciplinary information in the humanities, social sciences, and economics.

Humanities International Complete - Comprehensive database of humanities content.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

OhioLINK Music Center - Featuring more than 78,000 tracks and 21,000 works from the Naxos Music Library.

Oxford Scholarship Online - Over 1,100 core scholarly books in Economics & Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion & Theology.

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Law

GPO Monthly Catalog - Catalog of U.S. government documents.

Legal Collection - Scholarly peer-reviewed publications including law journals, documents, and case studies.

LEXIS-NEXIS: Academic - Full text news, business, legal, medical, and reference information.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other matierals held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

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Life Science

Access Science - Online encyclopedia of science and technology. Agricola - Bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. Coverage for AGRICOLA dates back to 1970.

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

BIOSIS Previews - Index and abstracts to international journal articles in biological and medical research. Includes Biological Abstracts.

Cochrane Library - A source of reliable and up-to-date information on the effects of interventions in health care. Published on a quarterly basis, The Cochrane Library is designed to provide information and evidence to support decisions taken in health care and to inform those receiving care. The Cochrane Library consists of a regularly updated collection of evidence-based medicine databases.

Environment Complete - Indexes monographs, journals, and conference papers on the topic.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index - Index and abstracts for articles about plants and gardens.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

MedicLatina - Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers.

MEDLINE with full text (EBSCO) - A comprehensive index for medical journals and provides full text for more than 1,370 journals.

PubMed - PubMed is service of the National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the sciences.

Science Online - Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.

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Music

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Arts & Humanities Citation Index (ISI) - Index and cited references for articles in the arts and humanities.

Humanities International Complete - Comprehensive database of humanities content.

International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance with Full Text - Index, abstracts, full text for articles and other publications on all aspects of theater and performance. Includes indexing for books, book articles and dissertation abstracts

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Naxos Music Library - Also known as OhioLINK Music Center

OhioLINK Music Center - Featuring more than 78,000 tracks and 21,000 works from the Naxos Music Library.

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature - Index and abstracts of articles, books, dissertations, conferences, and other literature on music.

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News

LEXIS-NEXIS: Academic - Full text news, business, legal, medical, and reference information.

Newspaper Source - Full text for regional U.S. newspapers, international newspapers, newswires, and newspaper columns.

Points of View - Designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial issues.

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Nursing, Health Sciences

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

AltHealthWatch - Index, abstracts and full text covering complementary , holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text - Index and abstracts to the literature of nursing and allied health.

Cochrane Library - A source of reliable and up-to-date information on the effects of interventions in health care. Published on a quarterly basis, The Cochrane Library is designed to provide information and evidence to support decisions taken in health care and to inform those receiving care. The Cochrane Library consists of a regularly updated collection of evidence-based medicine databases.

Consumer Health Complete - Everyday consumer health information.

Counseling and Therapy in Video - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) Online collection of videos. Coverage includes social work, psychotherapy, and psychiatric counseling. For assistance, view this online tutorial.

Health Source/Consumer Edition - Information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition - Index, abstracts, and full text focusing on many medical disciplines.

History of Science, Technology & Medicine - Index to journal articles, books, proceedings, and other literature in the history of science, technology and medicine, and allied historical fields.

Lexi-PALS - A database of Patient Advisory Leaflets from Lexi-Comp that provides education on medications for patients. The database consists of over 1,450 medication and natural product leaflets, with an additional 600 Spanish language leaflets representing the most subscribed and commonly used medications.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

MEDLINE with full text (EBSCO) - A comprehensive index for medical journals and provides full text for more than 1,370 journals.

Ovid - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Nursing & Health Professions Premier Collection

Proquest Nursing & Allied Health Source

PubMed - PubMed is service of the National Library of Medicine that includes over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles back to the 1950s. PubMed includes links to full text articles and other related resources.

SPORTDiscus with Full Text - Bibliographic and full text coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines.

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Philosophy and Religion

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Arts & Humanities Citation Index (ISI) - Index and cited references for articles in the arts and humanities.

ATLA Religion Database - Index to articles, book reviews, and essays in religion and theology.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Humanities International Complete - Comprehensive database of humanities content.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Oxford Scholarship Online - Over 1,100 core scholarly books in Economics & Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion & Theology.

Religion & Philosophy Collection - Index and abstracts covering such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philsophy and the history of philosophy.

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Physics

Access Science - Online ecyclopedia of science and technology.

Encyclopedia of Physics Demonstrations - 600 physics demonstrations on video.

Green FILE - Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and othe materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the sciences.

Science Online - Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments.

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Political Science

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

America: History and Life - Index to articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada.

Business Source Complete - Index, abstracts, and full text covering scholarly business journals on management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and much more.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Gender Studies Database - Produced by NISC, combines NISC's popular Women's Studies International and Men's Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. Coverage spanning from 1972 and earlier to present.

GPO Monthly Catalog - Catalog of U.S. government documents.

Green FILE - Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

International Political Science Abstracts - Index and abstracts of articles from political science journals.

LEXIS-NEXIS: Academic - Full text news, business, legal, medical, and reference information.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Oxford Scholarship Online - Over 1,100 core scholarly books in Economics & Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion & Theology.

Points of View - Designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial issues.

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences.

TOPICsearch - Covering social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms.

WorldCat - Catalog of books and other matierals held by libraries worldwide.

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Psychology

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Counseling and Therapy in Video - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) Online collection of videos. Coverage includes social work, psychotherapy, and psychiatric counseling. For assistance, view this online tutorial.

Digital Video Collection - Digital videos covering many subjects. Currently includes videos from the distributor, Films for the Humanities and Sciences.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

JSTOR - Online access to scholarly articles in the arts and sciences.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

PsycINFO - Index and abstracts of articles, books, chapters, dissertations, and reports in psychology.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection - Index, abstracts, and full text covering topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences.

Statistical Abstracts of the U.S. - Statistics on social, political, and economic conditions in the U.S.

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Reference

General


Ancestry Library Edition - Geneology database. This database is only accessible on campus on a one year trial.

Bartleby.com - Online encyclopedias, dictionaries, quotation, and reference books.

BBC Country Profiles

CIA World Factbook - Facts and statistics on more than 250 countries and other entities.

Country Studies (Federal Reserve Division, Library of Congress) - Presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.

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Population Reference Bureau - Current information about population and health world wide. Covers topics including reproductive health and fertility, children and families, and population projections. Also includes educational resources like PowerPoint presentations and lesson plans.

Virtual Reference Shelf (LOC) - Selected online reference sources compiled by the Library of Congress.


Almanacs


Infoplease - A searchable almanac with sections including the world and news, history and government, sports, arts and entertainment, business, society and culture, health and science, and searchable biographies.


Dictionaries, Thesauri, etc.


Acronym Finder - Abbreviations and acronyms about computers, technology, telecommunications, and the military.

Oxford English Dictionary - Historical dictionary of the English language. Includes usage quotations.



Directories


Chamber of Commerce Directory - Chambers of commerce around the world, including websites and e-mail.

Whitepages.com

Zip Code Lookup


Encyclopedias


Access Science - Online encyclopedia of science and technology.

Britannica Online Academic Edition

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia - Over 25,000 encyclopedia entries.

World Book Web - World Book Encyclopedia, Dictionary, Atlas, and other research tools.


Maps


Education Place Outline Maps

Google Maps

MapQuest - Maps and driving directions.

Mapzone.net - Maps of the world.

National Atlas - Customized layered maps.


Quotations


ipl2 Quotations


Statistics


Fedstats - Gateway to statistics from the US government.

Population Reference Bureau

Statistical Abstracts of the U.S. - Statistics on social, political, and economic conditions in the U.S.

Statistical Resources on the Web

U.S. Census Bureau - Data on the people and economy of the United States.

Wolfram|Alpha - : Up to date statistics on everything from weather to crime.

Zip Skinny - Compare information from the U.S. census by entering zip codes.

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Social Work

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text - Index and abstracts to the literature of nursing and allied health. For assistance in searching, review this online tutorial.

Counseling and Therapy in Video - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) Online collection of videos. Coverage includes social work, psychotherapy, and psychiatric counseling. For assistance, view this online tutorial.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

MEDLINE with full text (EBSCO) - A comprehensive index for medical journals and provides full text for more than 1,370 journals.

PsycINFO - Index and abstracts of articles, books, chapters, dissertations, and reports in psychology.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection - Index, abstracts, and full text covering topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences.

Social Work Abstracts - The database provides indexing and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems.

SocINDEX with Full Text - Comprehensive sociology research database. Contains full text for 253 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, and 72 "priority" coverage journals. This database also includes full text for 547 books and monographs, and full text for 6,711 conference papers.

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Sociology

Alexander Street Press - Collection of videos for scholarly research, teaching, and learning.

Ancestry Library Edition - Geneology database. This database is only accessible on campus on a one year trial.

Anthropology Plus - Index to articles and reports in anthropology and archaeology.

Bibliography of Native North Americans - Covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.

Chicano Database - Index to resources on Mexican-American and Latino topics.

Contemporary Women's Issues (1992-June 2006) - Index and abstracts of women's studies literature from journals, newsletters, and reports.

Filmakers Library Online - (Now known as Alexander Street Press) documentaries with relevance across the curriculum: race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more.

Films on Demand - Unlimited access to more than 12,000 videos and 100,000 segments for topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few. The collections are dynamic, so any new videos acquired are added to the resource automatically. Public performance rights are also included.

Gender Studies Database - Produced by NISC, combines NISC's popular Women's Studies International and Men's Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. Coverage spanning from 1972 and earlier to present.

Green FILE - Information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

LGBT Life with Full Text - Provides coverage to literature regarding Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender issues including all of the content available in LGBT Life as well as full text for 50 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers, along with dozens of full text monographs.

Library Catalog - Catalog of books and other materials held in the Besse Library as well as access to books and materials held at Ohio college and university libraries.

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI) - Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences.

Social Work Abstracts - The database provides indexing and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems.

SocINDEX with Full Text - Comprehensive sociology research database. Contains full text for 253 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, and72 "priority" coverage journals. This database also includes full text for 547 books and monographs, and full text for 6,711 conference papers.

Women's Studies International - Produced by NISC, covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Spans from 1972 and earlier to present.

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