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Sherri Jones
117C Hesburgh Library
574 631-4034
sedwards@nd.edu

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Alerting services

  • BrowZine. View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Use BrowZine app to easily find, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals covering all disciplines available from Hesburgh Library. ... []

Bibliographies

  • Reference universe View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Access to some 50,000 print and online encyclopedias and similar reference works through the indexing of their contents and article titles. If the Library ... []

Biographies

  • Biography in context View Full RecordINSPIRE ResourceND Catalog Record
    Database of biographical information on more than 500,000 people from all times, places and subjects. Sometimes known as: Biography resource center. ... []
  • Literature resource center View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • Biography and genealogy master index View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Indexes hundreds of biographical sources covering individuals, living and dead, from every field of activity worldwide.
  • Contemporary authors (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dictionary of literary biography (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Nineteenth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Twentieth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Who's who on the web View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 17th century-present
    Biographies of over a million people of note, world wide. All Marquis' Who's Who biographies published since 1985 are included. Usage info: Licensed for ... []
  • World who's who View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Biographical information on the world's most eminent figures, including heads of state, key ministers, politicians, diplomats, religious leaders, the famous ... []

Citation tools

  • Chicago manual of style online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Latest edition
    The complete version of this widely used style manual. Usage info: Licensed for 25 simultaneous users.

Dictionaries

  • Gale virtual reference library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides searchable full-text e-book versions of many reference works, including multi-volume encyclopedias, biographical collections, business plan handbooks, ... []
  • Guide to Latin in international law View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record


  • OED : Oxford English dictionary View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    A complete text of the 2nd. ed. of the Oxford English dictionary with quarterly updates, including revisions not available in any other form. ... []
  • Oxford English dictionary (see OED : Oxford English dictionary) View Full RecordND-only
  • Oxford reference online. Premium View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Cross-searchable access to dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. Also includes selected titles ... []
  • Reference universe View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Access to some 50,000 print and online encyclopedias and similar reference works through the indexing of their contents and article titles. If the Library ... []

Directories

  • Associations unlimited. International organizations (see Encyclopedia of associations. International organizations) View Full RecordND-only
    Coverage: 48thth ed-
    "Provides contact information and descriptions for multinational and national groups based throughout the world, as well as multinational associations ... []
  • Associations Unlimited. National organizations of the U.S. (see Encyclopedia of associations. National organizations of the U.S.) View Full RecordND-only
    Coverage: 49th ed.-
    detailed information concerning nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope. Covers more than 23, 000 organizations in categories such ... []
  • CQ Press Electronic Library View Full RecordFull Text Resource
    CQ Press Electronic Library (CQEL) is the definitive reference resource for research in American government, politics, history, public policy, and current ... []
  • Encyclopedia of associations. International organizations View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 48th ed.-
    "Provides contact information and descriptions for multinational and national groups based throughout the world, as well as multinational associations ... []
  • Encyclopedia of associations. National organizations of the U.S. View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 49th ed.-
    "detailed information concerning nonprofit American membership organizations of national scope. Covers more than 23, 000 organizations in categories such ... []
  • Gale directory of publications and broadcast media View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Current edition
    Identifies specific print and broadcast sources of news and advertising for trade, business, labor, and professionals. Arrangement is geographic with a ... []
  • ReferenceUSA View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Directory information on U.S. and Canadian business, health care, and residential listings. Search by company name, geographic area, business type, SIC ... []
  • Research centers directory View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 38th ed.(2009)
    Information on North America's nonprofit research organizations covering programs, staffing, publications and services. Includes statistical laboratories, ... []
  • World who's who View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Biographical information on the world's most eminent figures, including heads of state, key ministers, politicians, diplomats, religious leaders, the famous ... []

Encyclopedias

  • Gale virtual reference library View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides searchable full-text e-book versions of many reference works, including multi-volume encyclopedias, biographical collections, business plan handbooks, ... []
  • Encyclopædia Britannica online View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Consists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest article database, articles not yet in ... []
  • Encyclopedia of clothing and fashion View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Encyclopedia of race and racism View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Examines the anthropological, sociological, historical, economic, and scientific theories of race and racism in the modem era. Delves into the historic ... []
  • Encyclopedia of race, ethnicity, and society View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Comprises nearly 600 entries covering topics, events, and persons relevant to race and ethnicity in society. Addresses other issues of inequality, including ... []
  • Greenwood encyclopedia of clothing through American history 1900 to the present View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford companion to the garden View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
  • Oxford reference online. Premium View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Cross-searchable access to dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. Also includes selected titles ... []
  • Reference universe View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Access to some 50,000 print and online encyclopedias and similar reference works through the indexing of their contents and article titles. If the Library ... []
  • World encyclopedia View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record

Government information

  • CQ Press Electronic Library View Full RecordFull Text Resource
    CQ Press Electronic Library (CQEL) is the definitive reference resource for research in American government, politics, history, public policy, and current ... []
  • ProQuest statistical abstract of the U.S. View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Provides comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. Coverage: 1790 to present. ... []
  • Russian statistical publications View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: thru 2008.
    Reports and data sets from the major Russian statistics agency and its regional statistics agencies, and statistical agencies of the former Soviet Union. ... []
  • Westlaw campus research View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Online research service for news, business and law-related resources. Selected newspapers, newswires, trade journals, Hoover's company records, SEC filings, ... []

Guides and finding aids

  • Career transitions View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Walks users through the job-search process. Users can create and return to their profile to track and update progress exploring new career possibilities, ... []
  • Reference universe View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Access to some 50,000 print and online encyclopedias and similar reference works through the indexing of their contents and article titles. If the Library ... []

News sources

  • Boston globe (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1872-1981
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Boston daily globe (1872-1960) and Boston globe (1960-1981). Includes digital reproductions ... []
  • Chicago tribune (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1849-1988
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Chicago daily tribune (1849-1858), Chicago press and tribune (1858-1860), Chicago tribune ... []
  • CQ global researcher View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Reports dating back to 1923
    Provides coverage of global affairs from a number of international viewpoints and a comprehensive snapshot of today's most pressing issues. ... []
  • CQ researcher View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: Reports dating back to 1923
    Covers the most current and controversial issues of the day with summaries, pros and cons, bibliographies and more, with a United States focus. Includes ... []
  • Factiva View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Successor to Dow Jones News Service, Factiva provides access to global news and business information, including newspapers, same-day newswires, company ... []
    Classroom Instruction (for training classes only)
  • LexisNexis academic View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, covering current news, business information, company ... []
  • McClatchy-Tribune collection (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceINSPIRE ResourceND Catalog Record
    Searchable, full-text resource "includes a 90-day archive of approximately 290 newspapers from the McClatchy-Tribune Information Services."--Choose Databases ... []
  • New York times (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    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 ... []
  • Opposing viewpoints in context View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides information on social issues, including viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine ... []
  • Russian central newspapers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: thru 2008.
    Provides full-text coverage of national news, current events, economic developments and cultural events in Russia from official sources (Rossiiskaia gazeta, ... []
  • Russian regional newspapers View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: thru 2008.
    Provides full-text newspaper coverage from all seven Federal Districts of the Russian Federation. Covers local issues for Moscow and St. Petersburg. Selected ... []
  • Times of India (ProQuest historical newspapers) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1838-2003
    Provides full-page and article images with searchable full text for Bombay times and journal of commerce (1838-1859), Bombay times and standard (1860-1861), ... []
  • Westlaw campus research View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Online research service for news, business and law-related resources. Selected newspapers, newswires, trade journals, Hoover's company records, SEC filings, ... []

Quotations

  • Oxford reference online. Premium View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Cross-searchable access to dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. Also includes selected titles ... []

Reviews (book, film, etc.)

  • Book review digest (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1982-
    Indexes and abstracts reviews of English-language adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction titles; reviews are selected from journals in the humanities, ... []
  • LexisNexis academic View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Provides full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, covering current news, business information, company ... []
  • Literature resource center View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • 19th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • 20th century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
  • Academic search premier (EBSCO) View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceINSPIRE ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1975-
    "multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles."--Provider description. ... []
  • Choice reviews online View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1987:Jan.-
    Searchable database of evaluative reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. Usage info: ... []
  • Contemporary authors (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Dictionary of literary biography (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Expanded academic ASAP View Full RecordND-onlyND Catalog Record
    Coverage: 1980-
    Provides indexing, abstracts, and selected full text for 3,500+ scholarly journals and general interest periodicals embracing all academic disciplines ... []
  • New York review of books View Full RecordND-onlyFull Text ResourceND Catalog Record
    Coverage: v.1:no.1(1963:Feb.1)-
    Contains extensive book reviews covering literature, culture, and current affairs.
  • Nineteenth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []
  • Twentieth century literary criticism (see Literature resource center) View Full RecordND-only
    Provides biographical, bibliographical, and critical content on literary figures from all time periods; draws on Gale Group's Contemporary Authors, Contemporary ... []