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- ABI/INFORM global
Article citations and abstracts (some full text and image) for 1600+ U.S. and international business publications, covering business and economic conditions,
management techniques, theory and practice of business, advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, etc. Includes access to the Wall Street Journal.
- Academic search premier (EBSCO)
"multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles."--Provider description.
Indexing and abstracting for more than 8,000 journals. Search can be limited to book reviews.
- Bibliography of Asian studies (BAS)
Provides citations on all subjects (especially humanities and social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide since
1971 in western-language periodical articles, individually authored monographs (through 1991 only), chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings, anthologies, Festschriften, etc. Updated regularly.
- Cambridge histories online
Provides full text online access to the complete 250-plus volumes of Cambridge Histories reference series. Covers political, economic and social history,
philosophy and literature of selected countries and subjects.
- China data online
Comprehensive online database focusing on economic statistics of China, arranged by regions and categories. Includes monthly and yearly reports on China's
macroeconomic development, statistical databases about China's population and economy at the provincial, county, and city level, and financial indicators of more than 568 industrial branches. Also includes statistical yearbooks, census data, industrial and marketing surveys, and an atlas of China.
- China geo-explorer II.
Intelligence spatial data service offered by the University of Michigan China Data Center, in collaboration with the All China Market Research Co., Ltd
and the State Key Laboratory for Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing (LIESMARS) of Wuhan University. It offers China demographic and economic data, maps, charts and reports in the web-based delivery system. With this spatial intelligence, users are able to make rapid, accurate spatial decisions with greater confidence for regional planning, business investment, population, housing, environmental assessment, public health and many other spatial applications. Data sources in this database includes demographic and business information for all PRC geographies, including 31 Provinces, 345 Prefecture Cities, 2,873 Counties, and over 50,000 Townships. System requirements: Compatible with IE6/7 and FireFox 3. Flash player 9 or higher version is required. The maximum resolution of your display is recommended for China Geo-Explorer II.
- Chinese text project
Includes various Chinese texts of philosophical, historical, or linguistic interest from the pre-Qin era through to the Han dynasty and beyond. English
and modern Chinese translations are provided when copyright allows.
- CIAO: Columbia international affairs online
Contains searchable full text of international affairs working papers from university research institutes, conference proceedings, policy briefs, economic
indicators, foundation-funded research projects and links to international affairs centers, institutes, and further resources.
- Classical historiography for Chinese history
Online bibliographical database covering issues in Chinese historical research until the Qing period (1644-1911). The website lists English and classical
Chinese language primary and secondary printed resources and websites covering topics including: sources for the Ming and Qing dynasties; a bibliography of Chinese classical literature in translation; biographical and dating aids; and a reference guide to classical book titles. The resource also provides a list of electronic resources of use to researchers, such as gateways to libraries, museum collections and Internet databases.
- Dictionary of Asian mythology
- Digital Database of Buddhist Tripitaka Catalogues
Provides access to almost 34,000 multilingual Tripitaka catalogs from Chinese Buddhist Tripitaka, over 4,500 catalogs from Tibetan Buddhist Tripitaka,
over 7,000 catalogs from the Pali Tipitaka. Also includes Sanskrit catalogs from manuscripts found in Central Asia.
- Digital dictionary of Buddhism
A compilation of Buddhist terms, texts, temples, schools, persons, etc. that are found in East Asian Buddhist canonical sources. Since much of what East
Asian Buddhists have written about is the Buddhism of India, Central Asia, and Tibet, the content of this database/dictionary/encyclopedia/translation glossary is pan-Buddhist in character.
- Digital National Security Archive
Declassified U.S. Government documents obtained through the Freedom of Information Act by the National Security Archive, an independent non-governmental
research institute and library at George Washington University. The Digital National Security Archive provides enhanced access to a selected portion of the NSA collection. Usage info: Click on the Collections Guide tab for a listing of our subscribed collections.
- Dissertations and theses, full text
Coverage: 1861- (Indexing); 1980- (Abstracting dissertations), 1988- (Abstracting theses), 1997- (Full-text dissertations, where available)
Provides information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses, with subject, title, and author access to almost all American dissertations accepted
at an accredited institution since 1861. Offers full text for most dissertations (Notre Dame and other) added since 1997. Access info: Access to full text (PDF) of Notre Dame dissertations since 1997, restricted to users with valid Notre Dame NetIDs.
Duxiu.com is a full-text search engine/database which covers Chinese publications from the early 1930s to the present, including books, journals, newspapers,
theses, web pages, conference proceedings, and video.
- Enemy of the people:
Led by Dr. Taylor at the School of Contemporary Chinese Studies, the site includes visual depictions of Chiang Kai-shek from various forms of propaganda
and other art from the 1940s through to the 2000s, with particular concentration on negative images of Chiang.
- Ethnic newsWatch
Full text articles from newspapers and periodicals published by the ethnic, minority and native press in the U.S.
- Ethnic policy in China
Following significant interethnic violence beginning in 2008, Chinese intellectuals and policymakers are now engaged in unprecedented debate over the future
direction of their country's ethnic policies. This study attempts to gauge current Chinese opinion on this once-secretive and still highly sensitive area of national policy.
- Expanded academic ASAP
Provides indexing, abstracts, and selected full text for 3,500+ scholarly journals and general interest periodicals embracing all academic disciplines
(citations only for The New York Times). Search can be limited to book reviews.
Successor to Dow Jones News Service, Factiva provides access to global news and business information, including newspapers, same-day newswires, company
reports, and media programs. Usage info: Licensed for 4 simultaneous users. Access info: Historically Factiva only worked with IE version 5 or higher. Since then, several other browser options have been added.
Classroom Instruction (for training classes only)
- Foreign Broadcast Information Service (FBIS) daily reports
Coverage: 1941-1996, as of July 2013
"Created by the U.S. intelligence community to benefit policy makers and analysts, FBIS Daily Reports offer foreign views and perspectives on historical
events from thousands of monitored broadcasts and publications. Translated into English from more than 50 languages - from Arabic to Swahili - these comprehensive media reports from around the globe include news, interviews, speeches and editorial commentary."--Product description.
For 1996- use World news connection
- Google Scholar
Coverage: IMPORTANT. Use the FindText@Notre Dame link _under_ the citation, _not_ the one to the right, which often doesn't link to resources ND has licensed.
Google Scholar is Google's new search engine that focuses on academic content. Google Scholar indexes peer reviewed articles, abstracts, books, theses,
pre-prints, and technical reports from academic publishers, universities, pre-print repositories, professional societies, and other scholarly organizations.
- HathiTrust Digital Library
A digital repository for the nation's great research libraries that brings together the immense collections of its partner institutions. It was initially
conceived as a collaboration of the thirteen universities of the Committee on Institutional Cooperation, the University of California system, and the University of Virginia to establish a repository for those universities to archive and share their digitized collections, and quickly expanded to include additional partners with fast growing treasure of digitized collections.
HathiTrust Frequently Asked Questions
- Hesburgh Libraries Online Catalog (Aleph)
This is the Hesburgh Libraries online catalog, which also allows access to other MALC catalogs, and includes the full holdings of the Hesburgh Libraries
of Notre Dame.
- Historical abstracts (EBSCO)
Provides indexing and abstracts of scholarly articles, books, and essays on European and world history from 1450 to the present (excluding the U.S. and
Canada, which are covered in: America: History and Life). Usage info: Licensed for 6 simultaneous users.
- Index Islamicus
Index to literature on Islam, the Middle East and Muslim areas of Asia and Africa, and Muslim minorities elsewhere. Includes citations to over 2,000 journals,
conference proceedings, monographs, and book reviews from 1906 to present.
Offers interdisciplinary content to support scholarship and teaching in such areas as humanities, social sciences, and sciences.
- JSTOR ebook collection
A collection of scholarly books in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
- LexisNexis academic
Provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, covering current news, business information, company
directories, federal and state laws, regulations, legal cases, etc.
- New York times (ProQuest historical newspapers)
Coverage: 1851-three years before present
Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for the New-York daily times (1851-1857) and the New York times (1857-2008). Includes digital
reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
Find academic journal articles along with books, movies, music and other library materials. This search includes a broad selection of articles from a wide
variety of subjects. The library materials include Hesburgh Libraries, Kresge Law Library, and other nearby libraries where Notre Dame students, faculty and staff have borrowing privileges.
- Oxford language dictionaries online
Fully searchable bilingual (with English) dictionaries for Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish. Look up words and phrases and get translations.
Usage info: Licensed for 3 simultaneous users.
- Oxford reference online. Premium
Cross-searchable access to dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. Also includes selected titles
from the series of Oxford companions.
- PAIS (ProQuest)
Contains citations and abstracts to articles, books, government publications, research reports and conference papers on issues of social and public policies,
including politics, government, economy, marine policy, and law. Includes content from PAIS Archive and PAIS International.
- Project Muse
Searchable collection of over 300 scholarly journals in the humanities, arts and social sciences.
- Project Muse ebook collections
Coverage: 2012-2013 complete collections
A collection of scholarly books published by University Presses in the areas of humanities and social sciences.
- ProQuest political science
Full-text access to selected journal literature of political science and international relations, including such topics as comparative politics, political
economy, international development, environmental policy, and hundreds of related topics.
Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports in the field of psychology and psychological aspects
of related disciplines including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law.
- Shen bao
Shen Bao 申報 (1872-1949), known in English as Shanghai News, was one of the first modern Chinese newspapers. The Shen Bao Digital Archive includes a
complete run of this newspaper--256,000 issues. It is full-text searchable, and contains scanned images of original newspaper pages.
- Siku quanshu
Si ku quan shu represents a massive heritage from thousands of years of Chinese civilization. Includes more than 3,000 works of literature, classics, history
and philosophy. Electronic edition of the print Wenyuange edition, compiled 1773-1782. Fully searchable by keyword, author, title, subject. Usage info: Licensed for one simultaneous user.
- Visualising China
Funded by the JISC and based on a University of Bristol Department of Historical Studies project, Visualising China is an open-access image resource for
digitized images of photographs of China taken between 1850 and 1950. Launched in July 2011, it includes material from several collections--in particular from Historical Photographs of China, the Sir Robert Hart Collection, and Joseph Needham's Photographs of Wartime China--and from Google Books. Users may search or browse across the collections and conduct Boolean searches, refining results by date, viewing geotagged map results, and exploring connections between results.
- Web of science
"... accesses multidisciplinary databases of bibliographic information gathered from thousands of scholarly journals. The databases are indexed so you
can search for specific articles by subject, author, journal, and/or author address. Because the information stored about each article includes the article's cited reference list (often called its bibliography), you can also search the databases for articles that cite a known author or work."--Tutorial screen.
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- World databank
Provides access to two collections: Global development finance (GDF) and World development indicators (WDI). GDF focuses on financial flows, trends in
external debt, and other major financial indicators for developing countries. Includes over 200 time series indicators from 1970- , for most reporting countries. WDI is the primary World Bank collection of development indicators, compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.
A worldwide union catalog created and maintained collectively by more than 9,000 OCLC member institutions. With millions of online records built from the
bibliographic and ownership information of contributing libraries, it is the largest and most comprehensive database of its kind.
- Zhong yang yan jiu yuan Han ji dian zi wen xian
A growing full-text database of hundreds of titles and millions of "characters of materials pertaining to the traditional Chinese classics" --from About
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