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Scholarly and trade business journal articles, dissertations, market reports, industry reports, business cases and global trade news.

coverage: 1971 - present
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Academic Commons provides reliable, long-term access to digital works produced by Willamette University community members. The Commons is sponsored by the Mark O. Hatfield Library and Willamette Integrated Technology Services.

Provides full text for more than 4,600 academic, social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. It offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 8,500 journals. Over 3,900 of the full text journals are peer reviewed.

coverage: 1965 - present

Full-text content of over 2,200 North American newspapers and more than 1,200 international newspapers, plus 300 wire services and over 200 broadcast news transcripts. Covers local, regional, and world issues, politics, government policies, sports, industries, cultural activities, schools, and the people and events in the community.

Provides journal articles, dissertations, working papers and newspapers on accounting, taxation, and banking.

coverage: 1971 - present

Provide indexing and full text access to ACM journals, magazines, and conference proceedings.

Provides access to over 3.5 million citations from scholarly journals, government publications, books, and other documents covering every major agricultural subject. Also useful for forestry, wildlife management, and other applications of the biological sciences.

coverage: 1979 - present
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This collection provides a comprehensive view of agriculture and its related fields. Comprised of nearly 200 titles, researchers have access to current and authoritative content that covers everything from practical aspects of farming to scientific research in horticulture.

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Provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine. Full text is available for more than 140 publications in the collection, including full text for many peer-reviewed journals. Full text goes back as far as 1990, indexing and abstracting goes back to 1984.

coverage: 1990 - present

The core database for U.S. and Canadian history and culture, America, History and Life provides access to scholarly literature from prehistoric times to the present. Indexes and abstracts over 1700 journals as well as book and media reviews and dissertations.

coverage: 1910 - present

Full text access to twenty-eight journals published by the American Chemical Society

coverage: 1997 - present

An open-access database built to assist researchers in locating both historic and contemporary dissertations and theses. Some citations include a link to access the full text when available.

coverage: 1902-

Provides indexing and full text to over 1,100 periodicals that first began publishing between 1740 and 1900. Included are special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines, and other historically-significant periodicals.

coverage: 1740-1900

Includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, and cowboys. Included in the database are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests, and more.

Contains the full text of legislative and executive documents, many originating from the important period between 1789 and the beginning of the U.S. Congressional Serial Set in 1817.

coverage: 1789-1838

The online version of Annee Philologique, which provides an analytical and critical bibliography of the study of Greek and Roman antiquity. The database contains over 810,000 bibliographic records covering Greek and Latin literature and linguistics, including early Christian texts and patristics, Greek and Roman history, art, archaeology, philosophy, religion, mythology, music, science, and scholarly subspecialties such as numismatics, papyrology and epigraphy.

coverage: 1959 - present

Get full text of the decisions of the International Criminal Tribunals for the Former Yugoslavia and Rwanda, the Special Court for Sierra Leone, the Special Panels for Serious Crimes in Timor-Leste and the International Criminal Court.

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Forty journals that annually review scientific literature within biomedical, life, physical, & social sciences including economics. They are among the most highly cited in the scientific literature.

Brings together into one resource the highly respected resources Anthropological Literature from Harvard University and Anthropological Index, Royal Anthropological Institute from the UK. Offers worldwide indexing of all core periodicals, in addition to lesser-known journals, from the late 19th century to today. Provides extensive worldwide indexing of journal articles, reports, commentaries, edited works and obituaries in the fields of social, cultural, physical, biological and linguistic anthropology, ethnology, archaeology, folklore, material culture and interdisciplinary studies

coverage: 19th century - present
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Provides 100 years of anthropological material online to scholars and the public. Includes a complete electronic archive of all AAA journals, access to archival content housed at JSTOR, and current issues for 15 of the most critical AAA peer-reviewed publications.

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Thousands of libraries, museums, and archives have contributed nearly a million collection descriptions to ArchiveGrid. Researchers searching ArchiveGrid can learn about the many items in each of these collections, contact archives to arrange a visit to examine materials, and order copies. Subject strengths include: History, Humanities, Art & Architecture, Social Sciences, and Genealogy.

Provides coverage of all styles and periods of art. Indexes and abstracts over 600 international periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins. Full text is provided to more than 300 periodicals. Includes coverage of film, photography and architecture. Also indexes almost 200,000 art reproductions.

coverage: 1984 - present

Provides coverage of fine, decorative and commercial art. Indexes over 600 international periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins, including peer reviewed journals. Includes over 25,000 book reviews.

coverage: 1929-1984

Provides access to journal articles on art, architecture, design, history, philosophy, music, literature, and theatre and cultural studies.

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Provides a broad and deep general collection of images of world art and architecture, as well as special collections including Native American, Asian, American and European art.

Provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines

coverage: 1971 - present

Contains citations from journal articles, essays within multi-author works, book reviews, and doctoral dissertations focusing on religion and theology, from around the world. Approximately 35% of the articles indexed are not in English. This database combines three of ATLA's print indexes.

coverage: 1949 - present

Banking periodicals, reports and financial and industry news.

coverage: 1971 - present

Provides streaming access to the 37 Shakespeare plays that the BBC produced. Also included on this site are five other programs dealing with theatre and film: The Great Directors: the making of 21st century Hollywood; A History of great playwrights; Hollywood's greatest directors; Shakespeare in Italy; and, Shakespeare: the animated tales.

BEPress (Berkeley Electronic Press) publishes over 50 electronic- only journals in many disciplines, including economics, politics, law, health and medicine, and science and technology. Their content is indexed in a number of databases, including EconLit, Web of Science, and Medline.

Provides indexing to western-language monographs, articles and book chapters on all parts of Asia published since 1971. Searchable by keyword (any field), author, title, journal, and subject, it may also be browsed by subject, journal or country.

coverage: 1971 - present

Covers European and American visual arts from late antiquity to the present. This database indexes and abstracts art-related books, conference proceedings and dissertations, exhibition and dealers catalogs.

coverage: 1975-2007

BASE searches over 2.7 million documents from 189 sources. Among them are numerous academic full text archives that are accessible through the international protocol of the Open Archive Initiative (OAI). Most of the documents are freely accessible and can be searched on the basis of metadata or full text.

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Provides articles on biology and science.

coverage: 1998 - present
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Provides access to over 40 interrelated journals focused on the biological, environmental, and ecological sciences.

coverage: 2000 - present
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Web-based version of Biological Abstracts, plus BA/RRM. Indexes over 7000 journals related to the biological and biomedical sciences, as well as books, proceedings, reports and reviews. Please logoff when finished.

coverage: 1990 - present

The electronic version of the Encyclopaedia Britannica. An excellent starting point for almost any topic of research, the Britannica offers both concise descriptions, and longer, more comprehensive articles on a wide variety of topics.

Combines business & industry directories to display company specific information that is searchable by: Company name; Stock ticker symbol; SIC/NAICS code; Brand name, or Product description. Also a great starting point when looking for Market shares or Rankings within an industry. Provides some coverage of academic journal articles. If you need academic research journal articles, then you should be using the Business Source Premier database.

Contains company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research from three sources, including Hoover's Company Profiles, OxResearch from Oxford Analystica, and Snapshots.

Provides full text from nearly 3,300 journals covering business, management, economics, banking, finance, accounting and much more. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 4,100 journals.

coverage: 1922 - present

The C-SPAN Archives records, indexes, and archives all C-SPAN programming for historical, educational, research, and archival uses. Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives.

coverage: 1987 - present
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A premiere resource of works of art from prominent museums around the world. Showcasing a wide range of fine and decorative art, CAMIO provides high-quality art images for education, research and enjoyment. All content is rights-cleared for educational use. Every work in CAMIO is represented by at least one high-resolution image and a description. Many have additional views of the work, sound, video and curatorial notes.

Canada's reference and current events - scholarly journal articles, trade publications, dissertations, books, newspapers and magazines.

Provides local and regional coverage of Canada.

Provides vocational information and career search resources.

A comprehensive source for tax law research and analysis. Provides online access to CCHs Standard Federal Tax Reporter.

The Chicago Manual of Style Online also includes the popular Chicago Style Q&A. The Q&A content is fully searchable along with the content of The Chicago Manual of Style. The Chicago Manual of Style Online also provides convenient Tools, such as sample forms, letters, and style sheets.

The Chronicle is published every weekday and is the top destination for news, advice, and jobs for people in academe. The Chronicles Web site features the complete contents of the latest issue; daily news and advice columns; thousands of current job listings; an archive of previously published content; vibrant discussion forums; and career-building tools such as online CV management, salary databases, and more.

Provides access to information about historic newspapers and select digitized newspaper pages. Produced by the National Digital Newspaper Program (NDNP) a partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the Library of Congress (LC). Eventually, it is hoped that it will contain newspapers from all U.S. states and territories.

coverage: 1836-1922

Reports, documents and other materials derived from the US Congressional Serial Set concerning civil rights, covering the years 1817-1994.

coverage: 1817-1994

Includes recordings of music written from the earliest times (eg Gregorian Chant) to the present, including many contemporary composers. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera.

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Explore history as it happened by searching the pages of Willamette's longest running paper. For over 130 years, Willamette students have experienced and reported on campus, regional, and national events and trends in the pages of the Collegian.

coverage: 1875 - May 2014

Provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media.

Provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. This database offers full text for more than 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 publications.

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Provides articles on database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, intranets and the internet.

coverage: 1998 - present

Contains important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more. Starting with over 2,000 albums, and over 29,500 tracks, regular additions are made to this collection.

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Founded in 1923 as Editorial Research Reports, CQ Researcher is noted for its in-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Reports are published weekly in print and online 44 times a year by CQ Press, a division of Congressional Quarterly Inc.

coverage: 1991 - Present

The CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics is packed with chemical and physical data including: basic constants, units conversion factors and mathematical tables, scientific terminology and symbols, physical constants of organic and inorganic compounds, molecular structure and spectroscopy, biochemistry, analytical chemistry, properties of atoms, particles, solids, fluids, polymers, atomic, molecular, optical, nuclear and particle physics, and sections on geophysics, astronomy, acoustics, and practical laboratory data and safety. (Updated annually)

Provides journal articles on criminology and criminal justice.

coverage: 1981 - present

Trade magazines about food preparation for amateur cooks & professional chefs, ranging from small businesses, to catering, fast food, sit down restaurants, and large food processing operations. Coverage includes searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Community Collections are maintained by academic and administrative departments. They may include published articles, preprints, undergraduate theses, conference proceedings, white papers, data sets, images, and other products of Willamette University faculty, staff, and students. Access to some collections is restricted to members of the Willamette University community.

Provides access to more than 14,800,000 patents with links to cited and citing patents, cited articles, and full-text patent data sources.

Provides digital materials for reference and research on South Asia to scholars, public officials, business leaders, and other users.

Covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. Designed to cover all subjects and languages. There are now 3875 journals in the directory. Currently 1376 journals are searchable at article level.

Discovering Collection offers easy access to award-winning content based on national curriculum standards. Covering the core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, DC provides a premium selection of reference, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips. New to the database are popular topic picklists and an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards.

Provides access to over 1100 open access, academic electronic books. Many of the titles are peer-reviewed, and the collection continues to grow. Content is searchable, and browsable by title, publisher and subject.

Provides full text to over 700 historical newspapers. Hatfield Library has series 1, which covers newspapers that began publishing in the colonial period, with some titles providing coverage into the later 1800s.

coverage: 1690-1876

Provides indexing, citations and full text of Early English publications from 1475 to 1800. Included are titles listed in the Short Title Catalogue of Early English Books, 1475-1640 (Pollard and Redgrave), Short Title Catalogue of Early English Books, 1641-1700 (Wing), and the Thomason Tracts, 1640-1660. Included are texts covering English literature, languages, music, religion, science, travel and exploration and politics.

coverage: 1475 - 1700

The Earth Science encyclopedia set explores the dynamics of the Earth: materials and resources, earth surface history, and physics and chemistry of the Earth. It goes beyond basic climate change and explores many underlying factors, including geothermometry and geobarometry, glacial events, and mass extinction theories. It also explores earthquakes, their engineering, hazards, predictability, and the role of fault and mantle dynamics.

The EBL Ebook Collection is a platform for e-books offering titles in a wide variety of subjects featuring content from hundreds of publishers. The library now has over 15,000 e-books as part of the Orbis Cascade Alliance's Demand Driven Acquisitions Project. Access to EBL is limited to current students, staff, and faculty of Willamette.

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A complete list of all the EBSCO Databases available to the WU community.

A collection of over 4700 online books (eBooks) with subject strengths in reference, computer science and the Northwest. Also, includes books from regional university presses and Choice Outstanding Academic Titles.

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Provides access to 400 scholarly journals of economics, business economics, social economics, income distributions, and monetary controls from around the world. Covers both theoretical and applied aspects of economics and allied disciplines from the social sciences. Also includes book reviews, essays from multi-author books, unpublished working papers, and dissertations.

coverage: 1969 - present

Provides abstracts and indexing of over 900 education journals.

coverage: 1988 - present

Indexes over 400 English-language periodicals and yearbooks covering the field of education, from preschool through college, including special education. Also indexes book reviews.

coverage: 1983 - present

Contains more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports from the U.S. Department of Education. Useful for teachers and administrators and those studying the field at the collegiate and graduate level. Provides full-text results for nearly half of the journal titles found in ERIC.

coverage: 1980 - present

Directory of over 158,000 trade associations, professional societies, hobby enthusiast groups, and fraternal organizations. Explains each group

Written by over 650 scholars and practitioners from around the world and edited by a team from the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law. This online resource includes more than 700 new topics, not covered in the previous print edition, and is updated quarterly.

An online research tool edited by attorneys that provides the most-often cited analysis of environmental, sustainability, natural resources, energy, toxic tort, and land use law and policy.

Providing robust coverage of the field of environmental issues and policy, this collection, which includes nearly 200 journals, provides instant access to the multiple viewpoints of this volatile field of study, including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.

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Covers journal and research literature in the field of education. Includes two files: Research in Education (RIE), which indexes and abstracts the miscellaneous education literature, and Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE), which indexes and abstracts over 775 periodicals.

coverage: 1966 - present
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Provides a rich collection of articles, editorials and reviews with a broad diversity of perspectives and viewpoints from the newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic and minority press.

coverage: 1984 - present

The definitive resource for information about every aspect of life in 17th- and 18th-century America. Upon completion, the Evans Digital Edition will consist of more than 36,000 works and 2,400,000 images.

coverage: 1639 - 1800

Trade and shipping data for virtually every country. Includes basic export reference data and key characteristics, distribution channels, marketing laws, and intellectual property rights. Summaries of foreign rules and regulations governing product standards, labeling, and packing to assist in local compliance. Also contains directories of embassies, consulates, government offices and the interactive U.S. forms for international commerce.

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Provides consumer health journal articles and magazines.

The Film Literature Index (FLI) annually indexes 150 film and television periodicals from 30 countries cover-to-cover and 200 other periodicals selectively for articles on film and television. The periodicals range from the scholarly to the popular. More than 2,000 subject headings provide detailed analysis of the articles.

coverage: 1976-2001
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Find relevant information on sources of foreign law, including complete bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations and selected references to secondary sources.

A database of over 88,000 funder profiles and approximately 550,000 grants. Updated continually it provides the most accurate details available on U.S. funders and their grants.

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Provides full text coverage to more than 150 scholarly, academic Spanish language journals from Latin American, South American and Spanish publishers. All content is in Spanish and covers wide variety of subjects including politics, history, literature and education.

Provides peer-reviewed, full-text articles from leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text.

coverage: 1980 - present
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A complete list of all the Gale Databases available to Willamette users.

coverage: 1980 - present

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office).

A collection of nearly 50 journals focused specifically on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture. This collection includes content relating to both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies. Useful for farmers, landscape architects, and bio-technologists.

This database combines the Womens Studies International and the Mens Studies databases to provide coverage of gender related scholarship. Source documents include professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses & dissertations and other sources.

coverage: 1972 - present
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A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.

coverage: 1980 - present
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Provides access to over 2,000,000 records for the worlds geoscience literature, including journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, and theses.

coverage: 1785 - present

This database sponsored by various professional organizations and institutions indexes 37 of the top earth science journals, and includes the journals\' tables of contents. The literature it indexes includes non-GeoRef information.

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Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations.

Indexes all the federal government publications distributed through the Federal Depository Library Program. Also provides holdings information for the Hatfield Library and other depository libraries.

coverage: 1976 - present
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A freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology.

coverage: 1913 - present
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Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources offers authoritative content on the development of emerging green technologies and discusses issues on the environment, sustainability and more.

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A comprehensive online resource for all aspects of the visual arts worldwide, from prehistory to the present.

The online version of the classic music encyclopedia.

The Hallie Ford Museum of Art Collections currently include works of Pacific Northwest artists and images of the Museum

Provides journal articles on consumer health and health administration.

Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.

coverage: 1980 - present
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Provides journal articles and dissertations on health management.

Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources.

coverage: 1980 - present

Provides full text from nearly 270 periodicals covering nutrition, exercise, medical self-care, drugs and alcohol, and much more. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for over 430 periodicals. This database also provides full text for over 1,090 pamphlets and 23 books.

coverage: 1984 - present
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Provides the entry way to a database of over 1,200 law review journals. While William S. Hein & Co., Inc. has been an American legal publisher for over 80 years, HeinOnline began in 2000 with just 25 journals. It has since expanded to its current size, containing more than 600,000 articles from 21,000 volumes of material.

A collection of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English speaking world. Includes federal, state, and colonial statutes and cases dealing with slavery.

Contains more than 900 volumes and nearly one-million pages of legislative history materials and other documents.

coverage: 1781 - present

The U.S. Congressional Documents Collection features the bound and daily versions of Congressional Record, its three predecessor titles, and other important congressional material.

coverage: 1789 - present

The HeinOnline U.S. Presidential Library includes such titles as Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Public Papers of the Presidents, CFR Title 3 (Presidents), Weekly Compilation of the Presidential Documents, and other documents relating to U.S. presidents.

coverage: 1897 - present

Provides access to international scholarly literature on the history of the world, excluding the United States and Canada, from 1450 to the present. Indexes and abstracts over 2,300 journals, as well as books and dissertations.

coverage: 1955 - present

Provides full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. Includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.

coverage: 1851-2009

The fourth edition of Historical Statistics of the United States. The Millennial Edition is published by Cambridge University Press, with the permission of the Census Bureau.

Provides access to books, journal articles, book chapters, and conference proceedings on all aspects of Latin American studies, including Anthropology, Art, Economics, Government and Politics, International Relations, Literature, Music, Philosophy, and Sociology.

coverage: 1935 - present

Even the smallest home improvement project can be daunting: with this collection of nearly 100 home improvement focused titles, hobbyists and professional carpenters alike will immediately put their projects on a more solid foundation. Coverage includes such topics as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more.

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Provides comprehensive company, industry, and market intelligence.

Primarily trade magazines and some academic journals, focusing on businesses of all sizes in the hospitality, leisure and tourism industries. Coverage includes historical and current state of affairs of these industries, as well as cultural and economic aspects.

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Provides unique intelligence on import shipments into the USA and into selected Latin American countries. Provides access to public shipping records by such data elements as Port, Country of origin, Ship name, Product, Consignee and other data fields, as far back as 2006. This database can tell you what overseas firms are shipping goods to a particular company. You must use your Willamette University email address to create a personalized registered account with Import Genius in order to access this database.

An excellent resource for attorneys, educators, business people, law librarians, students, paralegals and others involved with the law, providing complete coverage of the most important English language legal information, with international coverage of scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews and more.

coverage: 1994 - present

A retrospective database that indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Content is also drawn from 38 printed compendia, which provides access to approximately 540,000 records. Coverage also includes: annual surveys of laws by jurisdiction; annual surveys of federal court cases; yearbooks and annual institutes.

coverage: 1908-1981

A full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Includes over 1000 papers, both domestic and international, including the New York Times, Christian Science Monitor, and the San Francisco Chronicle.

Provides access to current article information from more than 18,000 interdisciplinary journals. Searchable by title keyword, it contains brief citations for more than 8,800,000 articles.

coverage: 1988 - present

Over 50 journals published by Great Britains Institute of Physics. Coverage for some titles goes back to 1874.

coverage: 1874 - present

Written by over 650 scholars and practitioners from around the world and edited by a team from the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law. This online resource includes more than 700 new topics, not covered in the previous print edition, and is updated quarterly.

This database explores the legal and ethical issues concerning the acquisition and ownership of art; WWII /Holocaust-era art looting and restitution; and cultural property/antiquities issues. Two sets of resources International Cultural Property Ownership and Export Legislation (ICPOEL) and Case Law and Statutes (CLS) will help users navigate the increasingly complex and abundant body of legislation and case law regarding the acquisition and ownership of artworks.

A regularly updated repository of domestic cases in international law from over 60 jurisdictions.

coverage: 2000 - present

Provides the most recent news content outside of the US and Canada, with archives which stretch back decades featuring newspapers, newswires, and news sites in active full-text format

The largest and most comprehensive collection of streaming jazz available online with thousands of jazz artists, ensembles, albums, and genres. Beginning with over 5,000 albums and over 60,000 tracks, this collection continues to grow with regular updates.

Offers succinct, focused articles that provide an overview of literary theory from a twentieth-century Western perspective.

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Provides access to the complete backfiles of more than 1,600 cross-disciplinary academic journals in digital format, some of which date from the 1800s. Over 46 million pages are now available.

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Includes content from our Global Plants Initiative partners, bringing the amount of materials to 800,000 type specimens, paintings, drawings, correspondence, and supporting materials. These materials represent over 160 partners in 47 countries on 5 continents.

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LatAmPlus is digital collection of full-text peer reviewed journals collection. It includes more than 50 journals specializing in Latin American and Caribbean humanities and social sciences.

In the Learning Express Library discover eBooks, instantly scored practice tests, and interactive lessons. If you have an eye on graduate school, find practice tests for the GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and more.

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Contains full text for more than 260 of the worlds most respected, scholarly law journals. The Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.

Provides articles on library science, online retrieval, archives, and information technology.

coverage: 1970 - present

Indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

coverage: 1960s - present

Scholarly journal articles and other sources covering the field of linguistics.

Provides author, title and custom search access to the Gale literary criticism series.

Provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline.

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This digital collection provides access to historical state and federal government documents and legal materials from the U.S., Canada and many foreign countries.

Designed specifically for high school students, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra School also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,000 biographies, 100,000 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

coverage: 1975 - present

Provides full text for over 1,830 general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and multi-cultural periodicals. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 2,800 periodicals.

coverage: 1984 - present

Provides access to the literature of mathematics, including journal articles, recently published articles, and item currently in press.

coverage: 1940 - present

Mental Measurements Yearbook, produced by the Buros Institute at the University of Nebraska, provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. First published by Oscar K. Buros, the MMY series allows users to make knowledgeable judgments and informed selection decisions about the increasingly complex world of testing. MMY provides coverage from Volume 1 to the present. Also produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, Tests in Print (TIP) serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. TIP provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s).

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Comprehensive company information for active & inactive corporations in US and other countries. Standard & customized reports with up to 30 years of stock market trading & financial data. Also has PDFs of annual reports to shareholders, SEC filings, and identifying major competitors.

Designed specifically for middle school students, this database provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Middle Search Plus also contains over 84,000 biographies, 100,000 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.

Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites. The Military & Government Collection provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 400 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for more than 500 titles.

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Provides articles on aeronautics, space flight, defense, homeland security, civil engineering, and political science.

Indexes critical material on the modern languages, literature, linguistics, and folklore. Provides access to over 3,000 journals, as well as to book chapters, proceedings, and working papers.

coverage: 1926 - present

Indexes over 725 international music periodicals offering a wealth of historiographic, ethnographic, and musicological data. Subjects covered include past and present personalities, the history of music, forms and types of music, musical instruments from the earliest times to modern electronic instruments, plus computer produced music. Includes book reviews, and reviews of music recordings, tapes, and performances. First performances and obituaries are noted.

coverage: 1976 - present

The NCJRS Abstracts Database contains summaries of more than 200,000 publications including: Federal, State, and local government reports; books; research reports; journal articles; and unpublished research.

coverage: 1960 - present
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A weekly international journal that publishes high quality peer-reviewed research in all fields of science and technology. It provides rapid, authoritative, insightful news and interpretation of topical and coming trends affecting science, scientists and the wider public.

coverage: 2008 - present

Provides searchable full text.

coverage: 1980 - present

Provides full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. Includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.

coverage: 1851-2009
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Provides selected full text articles from 143 U.S. and international newspapers.

coverage: 1984 - present

Contains demographic and psychographic information for 210 metropolitan marketing areas and all 3,000 counties in the USA, with 232 lifestyle characteristics and 66 lifestage groupings from Prizm.

Provides journal articles, books, videos, and dissertations on nursing and allied health.

All aspects of the Nursing profession -- from direct patient care to health care administration -- are covered in this collection. Including nearly 400 titles, this collection

coverage: 1980 - present

Designed for nursing students, the Nursing Resource Center brings together in an easy-to-use interface disease and drug overviews, care plans, relevant journal results and animated anatomy and physiology diagrams to complement the core encyclopedia texts. The information is written in accessible language for students completing class assignments and preparing for clinicals as they learn how to care for and treat patients. Search results are returned in tabs that correspond to steps in the nursing process.

coverage: 1980 - present

A one-stop source for information on current social issues. Drawing on acclaimed series published by Greenhaven Press and other Gale imprints, OVRC features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine, academic journal, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to Websites. New to the database are Lexile reading levels for periodicals and an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards.

The Oregon Digital Newspaper Program (ODNP) is an initiative to digitize historic Oregon newspaper content and make it freely available to the public through a keyword-searchable online database. The initial phase of the program will concentrate on newspapers published between 1860 and 1922.

coverage: 1860-1922

A comprehensive and authoritative compendium of information about Oregon's history and culture, created through a partnership between Portland State University, the Oregon Council of Teachers of English, and the Oregon Historical Society.

Selectively indexes articles on local and regional topics from the following Oregon newspapers: The Oregonian, Salem Statesman Journal, Eugene Register Guard, Coos Bay World, Corvallis Gazette Times, Klamath Falls Herald & News, The LaGrande Observer, and Willamette Week.

A collection of Oregon-based newspapers and journals, including the Oregonian and Eugene Register-Guard that can be searched simultaneously or individually.

Full text access to the Oregonian, the newspaper of record for the state of Oregon. It is the largest newspaper in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest by circulation.

coverage: 1861 - present

Provides an online index to articles in The Oregonian. The database covers 1852-1987 and contains more than 839,000 records.

coverage: 1852-1987

Contains the online version of the classic Dictionary of Art, produced by Grove, as well as online versions of the Oxford Companion to Western Art, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and the Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms.

The online version of the classic dictionary. An unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cook books.

Contains the online version of the classic New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, as well as online versions of the Oxford Dictionary of Music and the Oxford Companion to Music.

Provides access to 240 well-known and trusted dictionaries, encyclopedias and reference books, in a single cross-searchable web database. Over 25 subject areas are covered, including language, quotations, science, medicine, humanities, the social sciences and business.

Offers access to topics with an international focus, including public policy, public administration, government relations, governmental effectiveness, nonprofit organizations, political structures and international relations. Provides selective coverage of magazine and journal articles, books, book reviews, conference proceedings, government documents, and statistical directories.

coverage: 1972 - present
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The PAST MASTERS includes the world's largest collection of full text electronic editions in philosophy. Of these collections, Willamette University has access to: Augustine: Works (3rd Release), Wittgenstein: Collected Works, and Wittgenstein: Letters and Lectures.

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Portail de revues scientifiques en sciences humaines et sociales. The French journals in the field of humanities constitute a rich scientific heritage. Their digitization and online publication aim to fulfill a triple objective: promote scientific publications in French; facilitate free access to the results of scientific research; furnish the scientific community with tools for research and documentation.

Provides indexing and author-written abstracts to the international literature of philosophy. Over 570 journals from 43 countries are covered, comprising 80% of the database, with the remaining 20% covering books and anthologies.

coverage: 1940 - present

Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress provides articles related to traumatic stress.

coverage: 1871 - present

Provides articles on international relations and political science.

coverage: 1984 - present
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Includes full text coverage of 1000 of the most searched magazines across the Gale databases. Topics covered include sports, science, health and current events.

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Designed specifcally for primary grade students, this database provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in Primary Search are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990.

coverage: 1990 - present

Provides Hispanic articles in the humanities and other disciplines.

coverage: 1966 - present

Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of over 500 full text journals, including more than 300 peer-reviewed titles. Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.

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Provides online access to the full text of over 400 journals in the disciplines of literary studies, classics, history, philosophy, political science, and the history of science and medicine.

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Provides multidisciplinary journal articles, trade journals and consumer publications.

coverage: 1971 - present

ProQuest Congressional offers access to congressional publications dealing with the wide variety of topics addressed by Congress.

Provides articles, tables and figures on environmental science.

coverage: 1960 - present

A Federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the enactment of U.S. Public Laws.

Provides articles on the social sciences, including politics, sociology, education and criminal justice.

coverage: 1871 - present
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PsycARTICLES is a database of full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe Publishing Group.

Provides coverage of nearly 550 full text journals, including more than 500 peer-reviewed titles. It covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

Provides journal articles on the field of psychology.

Abstracts and indexes the professional and academic literature in the field of psychology and related disciplines. Covers more than 1,300 journals in more than 30 languages. Also includes references to book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports.

coverage: 1887 - present

PubChem provides information on the biological activities of small molecules. It is a component of NIH's Molecular Libraries Roadmap Initiative. PubChem is organized as three linked databases within NCBI: PubChem Substance, PubChem Compound, and PubChem BioAssay. PubChem also provides a fast chemical structure similarity search tool.

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Provides journals articles, magazines, news, reports and dissertations on public health issues.

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Provides access to over 12 million citations and additional life science journals. This resource is also known as MEDLINE.

coverage: 1950 - present

Provides access to over 12 million citations and additional life science journals. Pubmed provides links to some full-text articles and related resources.

coverage: 1966 - present

Contains comprehensive indexing of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and reflects the history of 20th century America.

coverage: 1890 - 1982

Incorporates 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Maintained by the Eugene Public Library it provides citations to Register Guard articles related to local (Lane County, Oregon only) issues and people.

coverage: 1963 - present

Provides extensive coverage of such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.

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Provides articles on international religion and spirituality.

coverage: 1986 - present
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Provides multidisciplinary subject coverage from scholarly, trade, and consumer publications.

SAGE Publications publishes over 460 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.

coverage: 1999 - present
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The world's leading journal of original scientific research, global news, reviews, short features, and commentary in all fields of science.

coverage: 1997 - present
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Provides science and technology journal articles.

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The worlds largest electronic collection of science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information.

coverage: 1998 - present
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SciFinder indexes chemical literature in various fields of study such as biology, chemistry, geoscience, physics, engineering, agriculture, medicine, life sciences, etc. It consists of citations, abstracts, and the citation analyses of the Chemical Abstracts Services (CAS) and the medical literature of PubMed (Medline). It also links to the full text of articles when they are available.

Scitation indexes physics, engineering, & general science articles. It covers articles published in the American Institute of Physics journals, and includes reference linking (both articles cited in the article & other literature that cite the article). Search both Scitation and SPIN databases simultaneously for over 12 million articles.

coverage: 1975 - present
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Scopus is a major citation database for over 20,000 peer-reviewed journals. It also covers conference proceedings, select book series and trade journals, plus U.S./international patents. It features smart tools to track, analyze and visualize the world's research in the fields of science, technology, medicine, social sciences and arts and humanities.

coverage: 1995 - present
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Provides general reference for elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas content sets such as reading, language arts, current events, science, social studies, history, health and technology.

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Provides the pros and cons on current social issues.

A collection of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English speaking world. Includes federal, state, and colonial statutes and cases dealing with slavery.

Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, trade magazines and some academic journals. If you clearly need academic research journal articles about entrepreneurship & small businesses, then you should be using the Business Source Premier database.

Provides journal articles on the social sciences.

Provides citations to articles in over 3000 journals covering sociology, social work and other social sciences. Includes 3 subfiles: Sociological Abstracts, International Review of Publications in Sociology (IRPS), and Social Planning/Policy and Development Abstracts (SOPODA). IRPS provides book abstracts and review citations, and SOPODA focuses on solutions to social problems.

coverage: 1952 - present

This database covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction and more. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts.

coverage: 1985 - present
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Provides comprehensive, international coverage of sports medicine, exercise physiology, biomechanics, psychology, training, coaching and physical education. Materials abstracted include articles, books, conference proceedings, research papers, and other sources.

coverage: 1949 - present
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Includes more than 1,200 peer-reviewed journals, comprising more than 600,000 individual documents. Most titles include complete back issues to 1996, with digital conversion of all back issues under way, making every title available from Volume I, Issue I.

coverage: 1996 - present

Provides access to Salem's newspaper, covering local news and events, Oregon state government. Full text from 2002 forward.

coverage: 1999 - present

The online version of the statistical classic. A comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.

An online collection of statistical compendium from around the world.

Student Resources in Context offers easy access to award-winning content based on national curriculum standards. Covering all core curriculum areas, including history, literature, science, social studies, and more, SRC - Gold provides a premium selection of reference material, more than 1,100 full-text periodicals and newspapers, primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and audio clips and podcasts. Premier reference content includes the American Journey Series, American Decades, Career Information Center and the SRC Health Module. New to the database are Lexile reading levels for periodicals, an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards, and popular topic picklists.

Provides journal articles, magazines and newsletters on the field of telecommunications.

coverage: 1995 - present
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Produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, Tests in Print (TIP) serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. TIP provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s).

A full text database containing virtually all Greek texts surviving from the 8th century B.C. up to A.D. 600, as well as many of the surviving works up to the fall of Byzantium in A.D. 1453. Note: as a Willamette user or a visitor you must first create a TLG user account to use this database.

coverage: 8th century B.C. - 1453
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This current events database allows students to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today\'s classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints. TOPICsearch contains full text for over 60,000 articles from over 350 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers.

The U.S. Congressional Documents Collection features the bound and daily versions of Congressional Record, its three predecessor titles, and other important congressional material.

coverage: 1789 - present

The maps published as part of U.S. Congressional Serial Set publications.

Reports, documents and journals of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives.

coverage: 1817-1980
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Enables users to search the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s featuring top newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites in active full-text format.

coverage: 1984 - present

The HeinOnline U.S. Presidential Library includes such titles as Messages and Papers of the Presidents, Public Papers of the Presidents, CFR Title 3 (Presidents), Weekly Compilation of the Presidential Documents, and other documents relating to U.S. presidents.

coverage: 1897 - present

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own eBook collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office).

This database helps students at high schools & community colleges, as well as career counselors to learn about about possible vocations and careers. Vocational & Career Collection provides full text coverage for nearly 340 trade and industry-related periodicals.

Provides full text coverage of the worlds leading financial newspaper. Useful for current and historical information on international finance and economics, the stock market, and world events.

coverage: 1984 - present

A subset of the Westlaw database used by law libraries and lawyers, Westlaw Campus provides access to a wealth of U.S. and international law sources. Includes access to legal encyclopedias, journals and law reviews, cases, statutes and legislative materials, and European Union resources. Searchable by keyword, legal citation and document title.

Explore history as it happened by searching the pages of Willamette's longest running paper. For over 130 years, Willamette students have experienced and reported on campus, regional, and national events and trends in the pages of the Collegian.

coverage: 1875 - May 2014

Contains bibliographic information on books, videos, music recordings, journals, archival materials and digital materials contributed by over 10,000 member libraries worldwide. Includes over 2,000,000,000 records, including manuscripts written as early as the 12th century.

Worldcat contains Books, journals, media, government publications, maps, and more. It also provides electronic resources to which the WU Libraries provides access. There are over 60 million article citations from NLM Medline (medicine and health), ERIC (education), GPO (U.S. government publications), ArticleFirst and British Library serials (articles from a wide range of international journals in all subjects).

A combination of the former Political Science Abstracts and ABC POLI SCI databases. It supplies up-to-date bibliographic information and research within the political science discipline and its complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration/policy. The database covers over 1000 journals drawn from the international serials literature.

coverage: 1975 - present

WU Academic Commons provides reliable, long-term access to digital works produced by Willamette University community members. The Commons is sponsored by the Mark O. Hatfield Library and Willamette Integrated Technology Services.

The Art Images Collection includes images of archeological sites, buildings, sculpture, paintings, and other art works from prehistory through the 21st century. A constantly growing resource, the collection currently contains over 4700 images chosen to support the daily teaching and research needs of Willamette University faculty and students, in particular those in the fields of Art History and Studio Art.

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