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    • Academic Knovel
      Knovel is a web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust. It provides access to a large e-bookshelf of engineering titles providing researched data for real-world applications. At this time, you must have an UNR email address in order to create a "My Knovel" account.
    • Academic Search Premier
      (Ebsco) Indexes 7,800+ scholarly journals, with full text for 4,000 titles. Covers social sciences, humanities, education, computer science and engineering, general science, medicine, ethnic studies, and more. 1965- present for selected titles. (To search multiple EBSCOhost databases, click the "Select Databases" tab.)
    • Access Medicine
      A repository of medical knowledge from internal medicine, cardiology, genetics, pharmacy, diagnosis and management, basic sciences, patient care, and more. Continuously expanding, all databases in the repository contain the latest editions of selected medical titles.
    • Access World News
      Find information on a wide breadth of topics from a variety of news media including newspapers, newswires, periodicals, blogs, videos and web-only content including the Las Vegas Review Journal, Financial Times (London), San Francisco Chronicle, and USA Today.
    • AccessSurgery
      Provides medical students, surgical residents, and practicing surgeons with quick answers to surgical inquiries from trusted sources.
    • ACCRA Cost of Living Index
      Compares costs of products and services in most U.S. metropolitan areas. Issued quarterly.
    • ACM Digital Library
      Abstracts, reviews, and full-text for articles published in ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) journals, magazines, newsletters, and conference proceedings. 1985- present.
    • African-American Poetry (1750-1900)
      Nearly 3,000 poems written by African-American poets. Searchable by title, first line, poet, gender, and time period.
    • AgEcon Search  Icon
      Full-text library of Agricultural and applied economics scholarly literature. Search by institution or journal. University of Minnesota.
    • AgeLine
      (EBSCOhost) Index to materials on social gerontology, including health care and other aging issues. Produced by AARP. 1978 - present.
      (EBSCOhost) Index to agricultural and plant science journals, USDA documents, and state extension service publications primarily from North America. 1970- present.
    • AGRIS  Icon
      Index to international agricultural literature. Includes articles, technical reports, proceedings, theses, and documents primarily from, or related to, the developing world. 1975- present.
    • Alt-HealthWatch
      (EBSCOhost) Index to alternative and complimentary health therapies, including full text from journals, newsletters, newspapers and pamphlets. 1978- present.
    • Alt-PressWatch
      Indexes newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press. Covers a broad range of critical issues confronting contemporary society. 1994- present.
    • Aluminium Industry Abstracts
      The world's technical literature on aluminum, ranging from ore processing through applications. 1972- present.
    • America: History & Life
      Index of journal articles, dissertations and book reviews on all aspects of North American history (United States and Canada). 1964- present. (To search multiple EBSCOhost databases, click the "Select Databases" tab.)
    • American Chemical Society Web Editions
      Access to about 40 peer-reviewed research journals published by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Coverage dates vary by journal title.
    • American Drama (1714-1915)
      Over 1,500 plays by American dramatists that chronicle the history and culture of America through its dramatic writing. Searchable by playwright, genre, date and place of first performance.
    • American FactFinder  Icon
      Provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. The data in American FactFinder come from several censuses and surveys.
    • American History and Culture Online: Sabin Americana, 1500-1926
      29,000 works about the Americas published from 1500 to the early 1900's. Includes books, pamphlets, serials and documents that provide original accounts of exploration, trade, colonialism, slavery and abolition, the western movement, Native Americans, military actions and more. Based on Joseph Sabin's landmark bibliography.
    • American History in Video
      American History in Video provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion. The collection allows students and researchers to analyze historical events, and the presentation of historical events over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries.
    • American Indian Movement and Native American Radicalism
      Formed in 1968, the American Indian Movement (AIM) expanded from its roots in Minnesota and broadened its political agenda to include a searching analysis of the nature of social injustice in America. These FBI files provide detailed information on the evolution of AIM as an organization of social protest and the development of Native American radicalism.
    • American National Biography Online
      The landmark American National Biography offers portraits of more than 18,700 men & women ? from all eras and walks of life ? whose lives have shaped the nation. The American National Biography is the first biographical resource of this scope to be published in more than sixty years.
    • American Periodicals Series (1741- circa 1900)
      Growing collection of magazines and journals published in late colonial Anglo-America and the U.S., valuable for research in History, Literature, Journalism, and other disciplines.
    • American Poetry (1600-1900)
      Over 40,000 poems by more than 200 poets from the Colonial Period to the early twentieth century. Searchable by title, first line, poet, gender, and time period.
    • American State Papers, 1789-1838
      Legislative and executive documents of the first fourteen U.S. Congresses, plus other historical materials such as speeches and messages of U.S. Presidents, and papers on historical events such as Lewis and Clark's Expedition, Aaron Burr's conspiracy and arrest, and early treaties with American Indian nations.
    • American West
      Manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material, and rare printed sources from the Newberry Library's Graff Collection (Chicago, IL), including tales of frontier life, Native Americans, vigilantes, outlaws, and the growth of urban centers and environmental impact of westward expansion and of life in the borderlands.
    • Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature (1920- present)
      Over 900,000 searchable records of monographs, scholarly articles, critical editions of literary works, book reviews, and collections of essays and dissertations.
    • Anthropological papers of the American Museum of Natural History  Icon
      The Anthropological Papers include some of the great ethnographies of the 20th century, particularly on North American Indians. Illustrious anthropologists as well as many past and present curators of the American Museum of Natural History's Division of Anthropology published their work in the Papers. 1907- present
    • Anthropology Plus
      (EBSCOhost) As a compilation of the Anthropological Index and Anthropological Literature databases, Anthropology Plus is the world's most comprehensive index of bibliographic materials covering the fields of anthropology, archaeology, and related interdisciplinary research. This database offers worldwide indexing of all core periodical and lesser-known journals from the early 19th century to today, providing extensive 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, interdisciplinary studies, etc.
    • AnthroSource
      Searchable archive of all American Anthropological Association journals through 2003, with current issues of 15 peer-reviewed AAA titles.
    • AP Images
      AP Images is one of the world's largest collections of historical and contemporary imagery, with a 50 million-image print and negative archive. As an essential source of photographs and graphics for professional image buyers, AP Images strives to meet the needs of today's global customer through superior image quality, selection and service.
    • APPI Psychiatry Online DSM Library
      The most comprehensive, current, and critical resource for clinical practice available to today's mental health clinicians and researchersof all orientations. DSM-5 is used by health professionals, social workers, and forensic and legal specialists to diagnose and classify mental disorders, and is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health.
    • Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA)
      Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA) is an indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Updated monthly, ASSIA provides a comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional. It contains records from over 500 journals published in 16 different countries, including the UK and US.
    • AQUASTAT  Icon
      Comprehensive statistics and other information on the state of agricultural water management worldwide, with emphasis on developing countries and countries in transition. Includes tools for estimating and mapping climate, water availability and irrigation use. Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
    • Aquatic Science & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA) 3: Aquatic Pollution & Environmental Quality
      Abstracting journal covering research and policy on the contamination of oceans, seas, lakes, rivers, and estuaries. 1990 - present.
      ASFA 3: Aquatic Pollution & Environmental Quality is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
    • ARBA Online
      American Reference Books Annual. Quality reviews of print and electronic reference works. 1997- present.
    • Archive Finder
      Directory of 5,500 repositories and 141,178 collections of primary source material in the United States. Search 58,000 finding aids, indexed by subject. Links to 5,000 online finding aids.
    • ArchiveGrid  Icon
      ArchiveGrid is a collection of nearly two million archival material descriptions, including MARC records from WorldCat and finding aids harvested from the web. ArchiveGrid provides access to detailed archival collection descriptions, making information available about historical documents, personal papers, family histories, and other archival materials. It also provides contact information for the institutions where the collections are kept. Archival collections held by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies, and archives are represented in ArchiveGrid.
    • ARD, the Anthropology Review Database  Icon
      Searchable database of reviews covering anthropological publications, including books, audiovisual materials, software & multimedia, exhibits, tourist sites, conferences, and on-line resources.
    • Art Full Text
      (EBSCOhost) This database offers full-text, plus abstracts and indexing, of an international array of peer-selected publications—now with expanded coverage of Latin American, Canadian, Asian and other non-Western art, new artists, contemporary art, exhibition reviews, and feminist criticism. Full-text coverage for selected periodicals is also included. In addition to articles, Art Full Text indexes reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals.
    • ArticleFirst
      Index to 12,600 + journals pertaining to science, medicine, technology, social science, business, humanities, and popular culture. Now includes journal Tables of Contents. 1990 - present.
    • Arts & Humanities Citation Index
      Part of Web of Science. Search over 1,130 leading journals by subject, author, or cited reference. On the search screen, clear the checkboxes for Science Citation Index and Social Sciences Citation Index if you do not want to search all 3 databases simultaneously (the default). An excellent current awareness and bibliography-building tool. 1991- present.
    • ARTstor
      Digital library of more than one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. Click on "Go" to begin searching. You will need to register from an on-campus computer if you want to download images (after registering, you can access your account from any computer).
    • Asia-Studies
      Reports on 53 countries in Asia, Australia/New Zealand, the Americas Pacific Rim countries, and Pacific Islands about finance, trade, environment, human resources development, government, fisheries, tourism, education and women's studies. The average 50-page study contains statistics, research, analysis, and forecasts. Browse by country to find annual statistical overviews. Includes Asia-Studies Humanities, a database focused on Asian languages, arts, culture, history, and religion.
    • ASTM Standards
      The ASTM Standards and Engineering Digital Library (SEDL) is a vast collection of industry-leading standards and technical engineering information. The Library covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including aerospace, biomedical, chemical, civil, environmental, geological, health and safety, industrial, materials science, mechanical, nuclear, petroleum, soil science, and solar engineering.


    • Bacteriology Abstracts (Microbiology B)
      Index to articles on bacteriology and immunology. 1982- present.
      Bacteriology Abstracts (Microbiology B) is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
    • BHA and RILA  Icon
      The Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) is the world's most comprehensive bibliography of scholarly writing about the history of western art. Available through the Getty, the BHA indexes and abstracts art-related books, journal articles, exhibition catalogs, conference proceedings, and more.
    • Bible - King James
      The 1611 King James or 'Authorized' Version became the standard edition of the Bible for nearly three centuries, significantly influencing later versions and English literature.
    • Bibliography Of American Literature
      Detailed descriptions of the works of America's most important literary writers from the time of the Revolution to 1930. More than 37,000 works are listed, essentially the complete printed record of American literature from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
    • BioOne
      Unique collection of full-text bioscience journals published by scholarly societies. Most titles available from 2000-present, except for The American Midland Naturalist (1998-present).
    • BioOne Abstracts & Indexes
      This database is an indexed and fully-searchable collection of abstracts developed by the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS), SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition), the University of Kansas, the Greater Western Library Alliance and Allen Press. It provides a unique aggregation of nearly 100 high-impact bioscience research journals from around 70 publishers.
    • Biosis Previews
      Online version of Biological Abstracts and Biological Abstracts/RRM (Reports, Reviews, and Meetings). References and abstracts of the literature from all areas of biology, including biochemical, cellular, molecular, ecological and environmental. 1969 - present.
    • Birds of North America Online
      Detailed scientific information for each of the 716 species of birds nesting in the USA and Canada. Includes extensive references and an expanding collection of media resources for each species. Cornell Lab of Ornithology.
    • BizMiner
      Offers industry financial analysis benchmarks for over 5,000 lines of business and industry market trends on thousands more.
    • Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century
      (Black Freedom Collection) Primary source material from federal agencies, letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, and diaries are among the unique resources available in digital format for the first time. Module one consists of 37 collections of organizational records and personal papers, and the second module is comprised of 36 collections from federal government agencies.
    • Book Review Index Online Plus
      Over 5 million book review citations from magazines and scholarly journals, with links to full-text for over 630,000 reviews
    • Brainfuse
      Brainfuse is an online learning platform with access to live online tutoring and assistance in a variety of subject areas including writing, Spanish, math, biology, and physics. Live job coaching, resume assistance, and interview tips are also available. Students are also able to create virtual flash cards and games, and form online collaboration groups to help them in their studies.
    • Business Source Complete
      (EBSCOhost) Full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Additional full-text content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, faculty seminars (videos), and more. In addition to the searchable cited references provided for more than 1,300 journals, Business Source Complete contains detailed author profiles for the 40,000 most-cited authors in the database.


    • CAB Direct
      Indexes 4 million+ articles, books, reports, and proceedings in animal & plant sciences, human health, ecology environmental sciences, agricultural economics & rural studies, and leisure/tourism. Links to full-text provide article access if UNR subscribes to the source journal. 1900- present.
    • Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities - Educational Directories
      Includes the Cabell's Directories of Educational Curriculum and Methods, Educational technology & library science, and Education Psychology and Administration.
    • Cambridge Structural Database System : CSDS
      The world repository of small molecule crystal structures containing published crystallographic data on organic, organometallic, and metal complex structures.
    • CAMIO: Catalog for Art Images Online
      OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online — is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums. CAMIO highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covering the complete range of expressive forms.
    • Canadian Poetry
      Over 12,000 poems by 142 poets. Forthcoming: a comprehensive survey of Canadian poetry from the 17th century to the early 20th century.
    • Catalog of U.S. Government Publications  Icon
      Index to U.S. Government information resources providing policy & background information on U.S. foreign relations, health, and much more from 1994 to present.
    • Center for Research in Security Prices: CRSP – Registered Access (UNR faculty & graduate students with pre-existing accts or referrals)
      The Center for Research in Security Prices (CRSP) maintains the most comprehensive collection of security price, return, and volume data for the NYSE, AMEX and NASDAQ stock markets. Additional CRSP files provide stock indices, beta- and cap-based portfolios, treasury bond and risk-free rates, and mutual fund databases. You may also access CRSP via WRDS with a day pass.
    • Ceramic Abstracts
      Online equivalent of Ceramic Abstracts and World Ceramics Abstracts, indexing the literature on all aspects of ceramics (1975 to present).
    • Chicago Manual of Style
      The Chicago Manual of Style Online includes the popular Chicago Style Q&A, a resource that thousands have found entertaining and informative. The Q&A content is fully searchable along with the content of The Chicago Manual of Style. Your queries will return results—clearly distinguishable—from both the Manual and the Chicago Style Q&A. The Chicago Style Q&A also features monthly polls and interviews of interest to anyone who works with words.
    • Child Welfare Information Gateway  Icon
      Formerly the National Clearinghouse on Child Abuse and Neglect Information and the National Adoption Information Clearinghouse, Child Welfare Information Gateway provides essential information and resources related to the safety, permanency, and well-being of children and families.
    • Chinese Civil War and U.S.-China Relations: Records of the U.S. State Department's Office of Chinese Affairs, 1945-1955
      The Records of the Office of Chinese Affairs, 1945-1955, provide valuable insight into numerous domestic issues in Communist and Nationalist China, U.S. containment policy as it was extended to Asia, and Sino-American relations during the post-war period. This product comprises all 41 reels of the former Scholarly Resources microfilm product entitled Records of the Office of Chinese Affairs, 1945-1955.
    • CINAHL
      Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature is the most comprehensive index available for nursing and related fields. 1982 - present. (To search multiple EBSCOhost databases, click the "Select Databases" tab.)
    • CiteSeer  Icon
      Largest free full-text index of scientific research papers; 730,000+ titles. Search by keyword or citation. More information.
    • Civil Engineering Database
      Indexes publications of the American Society of Civil Engineers, including journals, conference proceedings, books, standards, manuals, magazines, and newspapers. Journal records from 1958- present, with abstracts back to 1970. Book records, early 1900s- present.
    • Civil War in Words and Deeds
      Nothing in the history of America compares with the Civil War. The very nature of the Civil War lends itself to perpetual fascination. There is an ongoing interest in the Civil War as evidenced by the multitude of publications, exhibits, reenactments, research organizations, internet and multimedia resources, historic parks, and preservation associations focused on the Civil War. Individually and collectively, the publication of these regimental histories and personal narratives constitute a source of great historical value. These first-person accounts, compiled in the postwar period and early 20th century period, chronicle the highs and lows of army life from 1861 through 1865.
    • Classical Music Navigator  Icon
      Information about important classical music composers and their works. The presentation makes it easy to identify additional materials that relate to existing "points of familiarity." Browse composers, notable works, geographical locations, styles and forms of music, or a glossary.
    • Cochrane Library
      Consists chiefly of 7 databases: Cochrane database of systematic reviews; Database of abstracts of reviews of effectiveness (DARE); Cochrane central register of controlled trials (CENTRAL); Cochrane database of methodology reviews; Cochrane methodology register; Health technology assessment database (HTA); and NHS Economic evaluation database (NHS EED).
    • College Board Connection  Icon
      The College Board's mission is to connect students to college success and opportunity. This website contains specific content for the major regions covered by the College Board, as well as general information about the organization, listings of programs and services, and relevant news reports.
    • Columbia Gazetteer of the World
      The Columbia Gazetteer of the World Online contains over 170,000 articles or entries on all types of places throughout the world; both physical places and political entities. Most articles have details on where the place is located, its dimensions and borders, and information on economic activities, demographics, history, and former or alternate names and different spellings and pronunciations.
    • ComAbstracts
      Indexes journal articles and books in the professional literature of communications. Coverage varies for each journal, but is listed on the About ComAbstracts page.
    • Communication & Mass Media Complete
      (EBSCOhost) Offers information from over 600 journals in communication, mass media and related fields; includes abstracts, indexing, bibliographical citations and author profiles, as well as full text from more 240 titles.
    • Communication Abstracts
      (EBSCOhost) Comprehensively covers communication-related articles, reports, papers, and books from a variety of publishers, research institutions, and information sources on a world-wide scale. Coverage includes not only communication literature but also literature in other disciplines that is relevant to communication researchers, such as international literature in film studies, the role of technology in human communications, risk communication, crisis communication and public opinions.
    • Compendex
      (EI Village) Online equivalent of Engineering Index, within an organized space for engineering Web resources. 1970- present.
    • COMPUSTAT – Registered Access (UNR faculty & graduate students with pre-existing accts or referrals)
      Financial, statistical and marketing information on publicly held companies. Provides over 300 annual and 100 quarterly Income Statement, Balance Sheet, Statement of Cash Flows, and supplemental data items on more than 24,000 publicly held companies. Coverage is international. You may also access COMPUSTAT via WRDS with a day pass.
    • Computing Reviews
      Critical peer reviews for literature in computer science and the mathematics of computing. Links to full text articles from the reviews are available for resources to which we subscribe. 1985- present.
    • Conference Board Research Online Collection
      Contains more than 1,000 strategy-focused proprietary research reports and articles from our magazine on topical business issues. Research reports include surveys and case studies of the world's most influential companies.
    • Conference Papers Index
      Citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world. Subject emphasis since 1995 on life sciences, environmental sciences and aquatic sciences. 1982- present.
    • (formerly  Icon is the official source for federal legislative information. It replaces the nearly 20-year-old site with a system that includes platform mobility, comprehensive information retrieval and user-friendly presentation. It currently includes all data sets available on except nominations, treaties and communications. These data sets will be added throughout 2014. Until that time they are still accessible through via this link. will be permanently retired by the end of 2014.
    • Congressional Digest debates
      UNR On-campus Access Only
      Background information and arguments for and against controversial issues before the U.S. Congress and important cases before the Supreme Court. Contains full text of the Congressional digest and Supreme Court debates, from 1998 to present; includes: International debates, from 2003 to present
    • Copper Technical Reference Library
      Indexes the world's literature on copper, copper alloys, and copper technology (1965 to present).
    • Corrosion Abstracts
      Indexes the world's literature on corrosion science and technology (1980 to present).
    • Counseling and Psychotherapy Transcripts, Client Narratives, and Reference Works
      Search or browse transcripts of therapy and counseling sessions and first-person narratives that shed light on the experience of mental illness and its treatment, as well as reference works that contextualize the primary material.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video
      Counseling and Therapy in Video provides the largest and richest online collection of video available for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling—400 hours and more than 330 videos on completion. The collection's wealth of video and multiplicity of perspectives allow students and scholars to see, experience, and study counseling in ways never before possible. This current release includes 276 videos totaling roughly 300 hours.
    • CQ Electronic Library
      Searches one or all licensed CQ Press products, including CQ Researcher, CQR Archives, CQ Public Affairs Collection, and CQ Voting & Elections Collection.
    • CQ Political Moneyline
      Comprehensive campaign finance and lobbying data. Limit of four concurrent users. After the site homepage opens, use one of the logins designated for UNR users to access content!
    • CQ Public Affairs Collection
      Organized by 22 key public affairs subject headings—like Advocacy and Public Service, Education, Energy, the Environment, Health, and Transportation—the CQ Public Affairs Collection features in-depth reporting on vital issues, statistical and historical analyses, historic documents and primary source materials, as well as a directory of key government, nonprofit, and private organizations in each of the major policy areas.
    • CQ Researcher
      Full text overviews providing the pros and cons on current controversial issues with complete summaries, bibliographies and time-lines.
    • CQ Voting and Elections Collection
      Voting data, analysis, and historical material on presidential, congressional and gubernatorial elections in the United States.
      Comprehensive legislative tracking service for U.S. Congressional news, bills, committees, and members, with full-text CQ reports, federal documents, and transcripts. Users may customize reports and alerts. Includes CQ Budget Tracker, continuously updated information on the Congressional appropriations process, with full text reports and federal documents.
    • Criminal Justice Abstracts
      (EBSCOhost) Citations and summaries of international journal articles, books, reports, dissertations, and unpublished papers on criminal justice topics. 1968 - present.
    • Criminal Justice Periodicals Index
      Coverage of international journals on a wide range of criminal justice issues. 1981 - present.
    • CultureGrams
      Cultural information for 175+ countries of the world, including history, customs, lifestyle, and government.
    • Current Index to Statistics
      Indexes 162 core journals in statistics and related publications. 1975- present.
    • Cyber Bullying  Icon
      To help parents, educators, and others better understand, prevent, and take action against this growing concern, ebrary is subsidizing a collection of e-books on cyberbullying. Additionally, ebrary employees have uploaded a number of government documents from the Pew Internet & American Life Project, U.S. Department of Justice, and other organizations.


    • Dance in Video
      Searchable database containing streaming video files of dance productions and documentaries by influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance. Videos can be browsed by people, role, ensemble, genre, and venue. Material types include documentaries, editorials, instructional, interviews, and performances. Database users may create their own custom playlists and video clips.
    • Dictionary of Irish Biography
      The Dictionary of Irish Biography, a collaborative project between Cambridge University Press and the Royal Irish Academy, is the most comprehensive and authoritative biographical dictionary yet published for Ireland. It contains over 9,000 signed biographical articles which describe and assess the careers of subjects in all fields of endeavour, including politics, law, religion, literature, journalism, architecture, painting, music, the stage, science, medicine, engineering, entertainment and sport.
    • Digital Commons Network  Icon
      The Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articlesfrom hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work
    • Digital National Security Archive
      63,000 of the most important declassified documents on U.S. foreign and military policy since 1945. Search the documents or explore collections of primary resources organized by top scholars.
    • Digital Sanborn Maps: Nevada Collection
      Large-scale Sanborn fire insurance maps (1867-1970) provide information about the history, growth, and development of cities, towns, and neighborhoods.
    • Dolley Madison Digital Edition
      Dolley Payne Madison was the most important First Lady of the nineteenth century. This is the first complete edition of her known correspondence. Browse letters by time period. Search by text, names, dates, topics, or places. Select Contents for a list of letters sorted by date, author, or recipient. 1788 to June 1836.


    • e-EROS Encyclopedia of Reagents for Organic Synthesis
      Contains a database of approximately 70,000 reactions and 4000 of the most frequently consulted reagents. Fully searchable by structure and sub-structure, reagent, reaction type, experimental conditions, and keyword. Also includes a searchable interface: Acronym finder (an interface for Scientific and technical acronyms, symbols, and abbreviations).
    • E-Journals Database
      Provides access via the EbscoHost interface to full text of articles in almost 500 journals, and tables of contents and abstracts for many more.
    • Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans 1639-1800
      From the index page, click the link that reads, "America's Historical Imprints"
      Books, pamphlets, broadsides, newspapers, government documents and ephemera represented in the American Bibliography by Charles Evans. 40,000 works trace the history of the American colonies that would eventually become the United States, and include such diverse topics as temperance, witchcraft, slavery, diplomacy and music.
    • Early English Books Online
      Early English Books Online (EEBO) contains digital facsimile page images of virtually every work printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America and works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700 - from the first book printed in English by William Caxton, through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare and the tumult of the English Civil War.
    • Early English Prose Fiction (1500-1700)
      Over 200 complete works in fictional prose from the period 1500-1700, with keyword searching.
    • Earthquake Engineering Abstracts
      Search the world's literature in earthquake engineering, for technical reports, conferences, books, and journal articles. Over 100,000 abstracts, 1971 - present.
    • EBL (Ebook Library)
      EBL (Ebook Library) is a web-based e-book library containing thousands of online academic books which can be read on or offline. (More information on downloading EBL e-books.) You can access EBL and all available titles via this link or you can find them in the Classic Catalog or OneSearch.
    • eBooks on EBSCOhost
      Formerly NetLibrary. Provides the full-text of thousands recently-published books from selected academic and commercial publishers, as well as the full-text of a large number of older works in the public domain.
    • Ecology Abstracts
      Indexes articles on evolutionary biology, economics, and systems analysis as they relate to ecosystems or the environment. 1982- current.
      Ecology Abstracts is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
    • EconLit
      Index to articles in journals, books, dissertations, and working papers in economics.1969 - present.
    • Economy and War in the Third Reich
      This official statistical source provides rare, detailed data on the German economic situation during the Third Reich up to and throughout World War II. Consisting of Monatliche Nachweise-ber den Auswartigen Handel Deutschlands (January 1933-June 1939); Der Aussenhandel Deutschlands Monatliche Nachweise (July 1939); and Sondernachweis der Aussenhandel Deutschlands (August 1939-1944).
    • Education Full Text
      (EBSCOhost) Provides full text of articles from over 350 journals as far back as 1996, in addition to indexing of more than 770 periodicals dating back to 1983. Content includes in-depth coverage of special education and more than 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests. Subject coverage includes adult education, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods and much more.
    • Education in Video
      An online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Contains hundreds of hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.
    • Education Research Complete
      (EBSCOhost) Scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as literacy education. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,500 journals, full text for more than 750 journals and full text for numerous education-related conference papers.
    • EduMine
      Online continuing education courses and technical reference for mining and the geological sciences (part of InfoMine.) Course access requires Internet Explorer 6+. Access is via username and password — UNR students, faculty or staff members must register using their UNR e-mail address to use the site for the first time. If you have an existing username and password, for our recent trial of the full InfoMine site, it should continue to work. Contact Tod Colegrove at 682-5644 for further assistance.
    • eHRAF World Cultures
      A web-based collection of ethnographic and other texts indexed by culture and subject. Formerly known as eHRAF Collection of Ethnography. Produced by Human Relations Area Files, Inc. at Yale University.
    • Eighteenth Century Collections Online
      Use Eighteenth Century Collections Online to access the digital images of every page of books published during the 18th Century. With full-text searching of millions of pages, the product allows researchers new methods of access to critical information in the fields of history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, science and more.
    • Eighteenth Century Fiction (1700-1780)
      96 complete works of prose by British writers. Includes Tristram Shandy, Clarissa, Pamela, and Gulliver's Travels, with keyword searching.
    • EIS: Digests of Environmental Impact Statements
      Abstracts of Environmental Impact Statements issued by the U.S. federal government. 1985- present.
      EIS: Digests of Environmental Impact Statements is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
    • Electronic Collections Online
      (ECO) Indexes 5,400+ scholarly journals in a wide range of subjects. Abstracts and full-text are available for approximately 400 journals to which UNR subscribes. To limit results to these journals, check the "full-text" box. 1995- present.
    • Emerald Management 120
      Articles from 140 management journals, covering strategy, leadership, library and information management, marketing, and human resource management. 1967-to present.
    • Encyclopedia Britannica Online
      Online version of the complete encyclopedia with more than 75,000 entries, links to related Internet sites, and Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary.
    • Energy Citations Database  Icon
      Indexes energy and energy-related scientific and technical information from the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessor agencies, with citations for report literature, conference papers, journal articles, books, dissertations, and patents. 1948- present
    • Engineered Materials Abstracts
      Indexes the world's literature on ceramics, composites, and polymers (1986 to present).
    • Engineering Village
      (EI Village) Online equivalent of Engineering Index, within an organized space for engineering Web resources. 1970 - present.
    • English Drama (1280-1915)
      4,000 English verse and prose plays by 1,200 authors from the late 13th century to the early 20th century. Searchable by author, genre, time period, and keyword.
    • English Poetry (600-1900)
      The English poetic canon from the 8th century to the early 20th. Over 160,000 poems by more than 1,250 poets drawn from nearly 4,500 printed sources.
    • English Poetry, Second Edition
      The English poetic canon for the 21st century, with over 20,000 poems in new categories, covering the literary heritages of the Commonwealth.
    • ENGnetBASE
      Consists of a compilation of essential engineering information, including data, facts, figures, graphs, equations, illustrations, and charts.
    • Environment Complete
      (EBSCOhost) Contains more than 2.4 million records from more than 2,200 domestic and international titles going back to 1888 (including over 1,350 active core titles) as well as more than 190 monographs. The database also contains full text for more than 920 journals.
    • Environmental Engineering Abstracts
      A comprehensive index to world literature on all technological and engineering aspects of air, water and soil quality, environmental safety, sustainability and energy production.
      Environmental Engineering Abstracts is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
    • Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management
      Interdisciplinary coverage of journal articles and documents in the environmental sciences. 1981- present.
    • ERIC
      (EBSCOhost) ERIC®, the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. ERIC contains more than 1.4 million records and links to more than 337,000 full-text documents from ERIC back to 1966.
    • Ethnic NewsWatch
      Articles, editorials, reviews, etc. from newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic, minority, and native press. Search in English or Spanish. 1990- present.
    • Ethnographic Video Online
      Ethnographic Video Online provides the largest, most comprehensive resource for the study of human culture and behavior – more than 750 hours and 1,000 films at completion. The collection covers every region of the world and features the work of many of the most influential documentary filmmakers of the 20th century, including interviews, previously unreleased raw footage, field notes, study guides, and more. This first release includes 594 videos totaling roughly 395 hours.
    • Europa World Plus
      The Europa World Year Book online, with political and economic information in over 250 countries and territories, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe.


    • Faber Poetry Library
      140 volumes by 50 of the most influential poets of the twentieth century.
    • FAOSTAT  Icon
      Over 1 million time-series records with statistics on agriculture, nutrition, fisheries, forestry, food aid, land use and population from 210 countries and territories. Multilingual database produced by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations.
    • Federal Response to Radicalism in the 1960s
      Organized alphabetically by organization, this collection covers a wide range of viewpoints on political, social, cultural, and economic issues. It sheds light on internal organization, personnel, and activities of some of the most prominent American radical groups and their movements to change American government and society.
    • Federal Surveillance of African Americans, 1920-1984
      Contains reproductions of hundreds of FBI files documenting the federal scrutiny, harassment, and prosecution to which black Americans of all political persuasions were subjected.
    • Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index  Icon
      Interdisciplinary journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages. Does not cover books written by a single author.
    • Film & Television Literature Index
      (EBSCOhost) Subject coverage includes film & television theory, preservation & restoration, screenwriting, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews. This full text database provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 380 publications (and selected coverage of 300), as well as full text for more than 120 journals, and 100 books. In addition, Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text includes Variety movie reviews from 1914 to the present and over 36,300 images from the MPTV Image Archive.
    • Filmakers Library Online
      Provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum--race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.
    • Films on Demand
      Films On Demand is a streaming video database with licensed educational streaming videos on a variety of academic subjects, from producers such as BBC, PBS, Meridian, National Geographic, and more. Links can be shared through email, integrated into WebCampus, or viewed in the classroom.
    • FIRSTConsult
      A mobile and Web-based clinical decision support resource that leverages evidence-based medical information to provide clinicians, librarians and others with the easy access to the latest on evaluation, diagnosis, clinical management, prognosis and prevention.
    • FirstSearch
      A composite of 50 full-text and citation databases from all subject areas. Search libraries worldwide, thousands of journals, and selected websites.
    • Foundation Directory Online  Icon
      Search Foundation Directory Online (free version) to find general information on 120,000+ foundations and corporate donors.


    • GenderWatch
      Full text collection of articles covering women's and gender topics.
    • GeoBase
      (EI Village) Worldwide bibliographic database on geography, geology, and ecology. 900,000 records. 1980 - present.
    • GeoRef
      (EI Village) Most comprehensive bibliographic database in geology, from 1785 to present. Nearly 2 million records. (Now from Cambridge Scientific Abstracts)
    • GeoScienceWorld
      Indexes 30 peer-reviewed journals in the geological sciences. These journals are also indexed and available via "Find It!" links in GeoRef. 2000- present.
    • Google Scholar  Icon
      Provides a search of scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, and articles.
    • Governmental Accounting Research System (GARS)  Icon
      Provides access to governmental accounting literature. Updated twice a year. Important! UNR’s license for GARS allows only one user at a time. (UNR NetID required)
    • GPO Access  Icon
      Full text of U.S. federal bills, public laws, regulations and more from selected government departments and agencies.
    • GreenFILE
      Scholarly, government, and general-interest information on all aspects of human impact on the environment, as well as what can be done to minimize negative impact. Topics include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.


    • HarpWeek
      Harper's Weekly, from the Civil War and Reconstruction eras (1857-1877).
    • Hathi Trust  Icon
      HathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository that includes over ten million volumes from partner library collections, digitized as part of the Google Books project, the Internet Archive project, or by individual partner libraries. The HathiTrust collection is full-text searchable, and includes about two million volumes in the public domain that may be viewed online. Some titles are available to download as full-text PDFs.
    • Health & Psychosocial Instruments (HAPI)
      (EBSCOhost) Descriptions of and references to more than 12,000 tests, manuals, rating systems, questionnaires, and other instruments used to assess health and behavior. 1985-present.
    • Health and Safety Science Abstracts
      Indexes articles, government reports and other publications on public health, safety, and industrial hygiene. 1981- present.
      Health & Safety Science Abstracts is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
    • Health Reference Center Academic
      Citations, abstracts, or full-text access to 700+ general interest health and fitness magazines, medical and professional periodicals, reference books, and pamphlets. Designed for nursing and allied health students, as well as consumer health researchers. 1980- present.
    • Historical Abstracts
      Index of journal articles, dissertations and book reviews on all aspects of world history from 1450 to the present, excluding the United States and Canada. (To search multiple EBSCOhost databases, click the "Select Databases" tab.)
    • Human Population & Natural Resource Management
      Indexes journal articles, conference proceedings and gray literature about human population, demography, and societal issues involving natural resource management. 1995- present.
    • Human Rights Watch Reports Online  Icon
      Includes recent publications and links to country reports and previous publications from 1984 to present.


    • ICPSR (Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research)
      Electronic archive for government and other survey data. To download datasets, create a MyData account on the ICPSR site.
    • IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL)
      Full-text access to IEEE transactions, journals, magazines and conference proceedings published since 1988 and all current IEEE Standards.
    • IMMaGE Online
      (Information on Mining, Metallurgy and Geological Exploration) Technical research, development and operating practices for metalliferous and industrial minerals are covered in the fields of Economic Geology, Mining Technology, Mineral Processing, Extractive Metallurgy, and Non-Metals Extraction. Related topics include Minerals Industry, Health and Safety, Environment (including Waste Treatment and Reclamation), Mathematical Methods and Computing, Analysis and Instrumentation, General Engineering, Civil Engineering (including Rock Mechanics and Tunnelling), Uses, and History.
    • IMSLP/Petrucci Music Library  Icon
      IMSLP stands for International Music Score Library Project and started in February 16, 2006. It is a project for the creation of a virtual library of public domain music scores based on the wiki principle; it is also more than that. Users can exchange musical ideas through the site, submit their own compositions, or listen to other people's composition; this makes IMSLP an ever-growing musical community of music lovers for music lovers.
    • In the First Person  Icon
      Indexes English language letters, diaries, memoirs, autobiographies, oral histories and other personal narratives held in respositories worldwide or in published volumes publicly available on the Web.
    • Index to Early American Periodicals
      References to articles from U.S. periodicals from 1700-1935. Full articles can be found in the American Periodicals Microfilm Collection in the Reference Department.(microfilm S1, S1a, S1b)
    • IngentaConnect
      Indexes more than 20,000 journals covering all subject areas, with tables of contents for the journals included.
    • INSPEC
      (EI Village) Online equivalent of Computer and Control Abstracts, Electrical and Electronics Abstracts, and Physics Abstracts from 1969, with linked full-text access to many journals.
    • Intelligence Reports from the National Security Council's Vietnam Information Group, 1967-1975
      Primarily Department of State cables and CIA intelligence information cables concerning South and North Vietnam. Topics include the Vietnam War, U.S.-South Vietnam relations, South Vietnam’s political climate, opposition groups, religious sects, ethnic groups, labor unions, corruption, press censorship, the North Vietnam’s military and economy, peace negotiations, and events in Cambodia and Laos.
    • International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS)
      The International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS) is an essential online resource for social science and interdisciplinary research. IBSS includes over 3 million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951. It is unique in its broad coverage of international material and incorporates over 100 languages and countries. Over 2,800 journals are regularly indexed and some 7,000 books are included each year. Abstracts are provided for half of all current journal articles.
    • Internet Shakespeare Editions  Icon
      The Internet Shakespeare Editions (ISE) is a non-profit scholarly website publishing in three main areas: Shakespeare?s plays and poems, Shakespeare?s life and times, and Shakespeare in performance.
    • Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages and Renaissance
      Indexes literature pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700), including books, journal articles, dissertations, conference proceedings, and other resources. Includes Iter Bibliography, Baptisteria Sacra, The Medici Archive Project, Aestimatio, and The Electronic Capito Project.


    • Japan at War and Peace, 1930-1949: U.S. State Department Records on the Internal Affairs of Japan
      This collection consists of thousands of pages arranged topically and chronologically on crucial subjects, such as: political parties and elections, unrest and revolution, human rights, government, administration, fiscal and monetary issues, labor, housing, police and crime, public health, national defense, foreign policymaking, wars and alliances, education, religion, culture, trade, industry, foreign relations, natural resources. On these subjects and many more, the Central Classified Files offer authoritative, in-depth, and timely documentation and analysis that cannot be matched.
    • Jazz Music Library
      Jazz Music Library is a collection of jazz recordings which covers thousands of artists, ensembles, albums, and genres, from all over the world, from the beginnings of jazz to today. It's an essential resource for the study and teaching of jazz history, performance, theory, or appreciation.
    • JFK's Foreign Affairs and International Crises, 1961-1963
      Originally microfilmed as JFK and Foreign Affairs, 1961-1963, this collection provides insights into President Kennedy’s views on foreign affairs, U.S. leadership of the "West," and various worldwide crises. There are more than just documents on the Bay of Pigs, Berlin, and Cuba. There are documents that highlight American efforts to support Third World countries, balance of payments and foreign trade, Alliance for Progress and relations with Latin America, nuclear weapons and testing, NATO and the Multilateral Force in Europe, Southeast Asia and regional security, foreign aid and military assistance, and the international space race.
    • Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory & Criticism
      A full-text searchable database of articles on individual critics and theorists, critical and theoretical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods. It also treats related persons and fields that have been shaped by or have themselves shaped literary theory and criticism. Each entry includes a selective primary and secondary bibliography.
    • Journal Citation Reports
      Tool for journal evaluation that quantifies the relationships among journals by using citation data from 8,400+ titles in the sciences, technology, and social sciences. Measures reported include impact factor, citation and article counts, and journal half-life. Updated annually.
    • Journal Watch
      Journal Watch Physician Editorial Boards survey the medical literature, select the most important research and guidelines, distill them into focused summaries, and frame them in a clinical context. In addition, they cover the most important medical news, drug information, and public health alerts.
    • Journalism and Mass Communication Abstracts  Icon
      Searchable database of Ph.D. dissertation abstracts and Master's thesis abstracts on journalism and mass communication. 1996- present.
    • JSTOR
      Core academic journals in mathematics, humanities and social sciences disciplines, beginning with their first volumes (sometimes dating back to the 1800s). Issues from the most recent 3-5 years are not available electronically through JSTOR; however, they may be available through their publishers or other vendors.






        • L'Anne Philologique
          Indexes articles in journals, collections, and conference papers on classics and classical studies, including Greek and Latin linguistics and literature and Greek and Roman archaeology, history, mythology, religion, epigraphy, numismatics and palaeography.
        • LexisNexis Academic
          Coverage varies, but you can find 25-year-old articles from some sources. Some articles by free lance journalists are not included. Covers national and international newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, and news digests.
        • Library Literature & Information Science
          Index to the international literature of library and information science found in periodicals and books. 1984- present. (To search multiple EBSCOhost databases, click the "Select Databases" tab.)
        • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)
          (EBSCOhost) Indexes journal articles from over 600 publications, plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings. Coverage back to 1966 for some titles.
        • Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
          Index to literature on all aspects of the study of the nature and use of language. 1973 - present.
        • Literary Market Place
          Literary Market Place (LMP) is the directory of America and Canadian book publishing. For more than 50 years, LMP has been the resource consulted by practically everyone looking for industry data--whether they are publishing professional, authors, industry watchers, or those seeking to gain entry into the world of publishing.
        • Literature Criticism Online
          Literary, historical and cultural analysis, both scholarly and popular, from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals in online format that matches the look and feel of the print originals, providing thousands of hard-to-find essays from these series: Contemporary Literary Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, 19th Century Literature Criticism, Shakespeare Criticism, Literature Criticism 1400-1800, Classical & Medieval Literature Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Drama Criticism, and Children’s Literature Review.
        • Literature Online (LION)
          A searchable library of English and American literature, poetry, Shakespeare, the Bible, and literary reference sources.
        • Literature Resource Center
          Comprehensive literary database for biographical and critical coverage of major authors, including fiction, drama, and poetry throughout history. Drawn from Contemporary Authors & Dictionary of Literary Biography and many other literary reference sources published by Thomson Gale.
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        • Magill's Literary Annual Database
          Evaluates 200 major examples of serious literature published during the previous calendar year. Covers works of interest to general readers.
        • Making of America (Cornell)  Icon
          A digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period to Reconstruction, particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology.
        • Making of America (Michigan)  Icon
          A digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period to Reconstruction, particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology.
        • Manchester Medieval Sources
          Full-text documents and scholarly translations, with supplementary material and links to related resources. Organized around specific works or themes, such as Black Death, women, religion.
        • Mango Languages
          Mango is an online language-learning system that can help you learn languages like Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian and more. Includes Mango Premiere, which uses real-life films to teach language through film. Currently offers films in Mandarin Chinese, French, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, and English for Spanish speakers.
        • Market Research Library  Icon
          The U.S. Commercial Service Market Research Library contains more than 100,000 industry and country-specific market reports, authored by specialists working in overseas posts. Some content in the Market Research Library is available to all users (e.g., Country Commercial Guides). Register as a student/researcher to access all content (click here to go to the registration page). If you need assistance to register for this, please visit the RCH desk in the Knowledge Center.
        • MasterFILE Premier
          Full text for 2,000 general publications, plus abstracts for 600+ titles. Covers business, education, health, science, multicultural issues, travel, and more. Also includes book reviews, biographies, images, World Almanac, and American Heritage Dictionary. 1975- present for selected titles. (To search multiple EBSCOhost databases, click the "Select Databases" tab.)
        • Materials Research Database
          Combined index to Aluminium Industry Abstracts, Ceramic Abstracts, Copper Data Center Database, Corrosion Abstracts, Engineered Materials Abstracts, Materials Business File, METADEX, and WELDASEARCH. Indexes journals, patents, conference proceedings, books and reports. When searching any of these databases, three additional databases are searched simultaneously: MicroPatent Materials Patents (abstracts of U.S., European, and Patent Cooperation Treaty patents relating to materials science), Web Resources Database (indexed Web sites in materials science), and Recent References (current citations).1966- present.
        • MathSciNet
          Access to Mathematical Reviews from 1940 to the present; also includes Current Mathematical Publications featuring recent and forthcoming works.
        • MDConsult
          Provides instant access to full-text articles from over 80 medical journals and Clinics, 50 leading medical references across a wide range of specialties, clinically relevant drug information, and over 13,000 patient handouts.
        • Medical Letter Online
          The Medical Letter, Inc. is a nonprofit organization that publishes critical appraisals of new prescription drugs and comparative reviews of previously approved drugs in its newsletters: The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics and Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter.
        • Medline via Ovid
          Ovid MEDLINE covers the international literature on biomedicine, including the allied health fields and the biological and physical sciences, humanities, and information science as they relate to medicine and health care. Information is indexed from approximately 5,400 journals published world-wide. Search includes the In-Process & Other Non-Indexed Citations database. (1946-current)
        • Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
          (EBSCOhost) 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.
        • Mergent Online
          Continues Moody's FIS/Online. Provides current and historical financial information on 15,000 U.S. public companies and 20,000 international companies. Includes ratios. View a tutorial on using this database.
        • Mergent WebReports
          Archive of corporate and industry related documents, with 180,000+ documents covering 100 countries and industries. Includes Argus Mergent Research Reports, SEC Edgar filings (1994- present), corporate reports for 30,000 companies worldwide, and industry analyses.
        • METADEX
          Online equivalent of Metals Abstracts, indexing the literature on the science and technology of metals (1966 to present).
        • Meteorological & Geoastrophysics Abstracts
          Indexes the worldwide literature of meteorology, climatology, atmospheric chemistry and physics, astrophysics, hydrology, glaciology, physical oceanography and environmental sciences. Summaries from 600+ journal titles, as well as conference proceedings, books, technical reports and other monographs. 1974- present.
        • Middle English Compendium
          Electronic versions of: The Middle English DictionaryHyperBibliography of Middle English prose and verse, based on the MED bibliographies; and a Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse, as well as related links.
        • Mint Global
          Contains information on over 35 million companies worldwide, including banks and insurance companies, providing descriptive information, company financials, news, market research, ratings and country reports, scanned reports, ownership and M&A data via two separate interfaces.
        • Mintel Reports
          Mintel reports analyse market sizes and trends, market segmentation, and consumer attitudes and purchasing habits. Covers USA, UK, and European markets. UNR users must create a personal profile on the Mintel site to access reports. View a tutorial on using this database.
        • MLA Directory of Periodicals
          (EBSCOhost) Presents detailed information on more than 7,100 periodicals in the areas of literature, language, linguistics, and folklore, with 4,400 currently indexed in the MLA International Bibliography. The entries list editorial addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, frequency of publication, descriptions of the periodicals' scopes, circulation figures, subscription prices and addresses, advertising information, and submission guidelines.
        • MLA International Bibliography
          (EBSCOhost) Over one million citations to books, scholarly journals, essay collections, working papers, proceedings, dissertations, and bibliographies from languages, literatures, linguistics and folklore. 1926 - present.
        • Morningstar Investment Research Center
          A comprehensive stock database that includes financial data on companies traded on the New York Stock Exchange, NASDAQ®, and the American Stock Exchange; in-depth research reports on companies; data on mutual, closed-end, and exchange-traded funds; analysts' reports on funds; exclusive investment tools, including interactive training on basic and advanced stock, fund, and portfolio techniques.
        • Mountain West Digital Library  Icon
          The Mountain West Digital Library is a central search portal for digital collections about the Mountain West region. It provides free access to nearly 800,000 resources from universities, colleges, public libraries, museums, historical societies, and government agencies, counties, and municipalities in Utah, Nevada, Idaho, Arizona, Hawaii, and other parts of the U.S. West.
        • Music Index
          (EBSCOhost) Search music periodicals and literature featuring digitized content from 1970 to present related to both classical and popular music. Includes indexing and abstracts of articles about music, musicians, and the music industry for more than 475 periodicals, as well as book reviews, obituaries, news, and selective coverage for more than 230 periodicals.


        • Nation Archive
          The Nation Archive contains indexing, abstracting, and full text for the complete archive of The Nation, beginning with its first issue in 1865 all the way to the present. The Nation is America's oldest weekly magazine and one of its premier journals of opinion since its inception in 1865. The Nation has long been regarded as one of the country's definitive journalistic voices of writing on politics, culture, books, and the arts, and continues to stand as the independent voice in American journalism.
        • National Academies Press Publications  Icon
          Over 1,500 scholarly books. Search for a specific title, author, or subject. Browse by Category.
        • National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
          Archive of New National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers and Books. Founded in 1920, the NBER is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization that conducts and disseminates unbiased economic research.
        • National Jukebox  Icon
          The National Jukebox, from the Library of Congress, makes historical sound recordings available to the public free of charge. The Jukebox includes recordings from the extraordinary collections of the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation and other contributing libraries and archives. Recordings in the Jukebox were issued on record labels now owned by Sony Music Entertainment, which has granted the Library of Congress a gratis license to stream acoustical recordings. At launch, the Jukebox includes more than 10,000 recordings made by the Victor Talking Machine Company between 1901 and 1925. Jukebox content will be increased regularly.
        • Native American Archives
          (EBSCOhost) Whether tracing your heritage or learning about Native American history, original records shed new light on the people and events of the past. Over 1.5 million images available for the first time on the Internet.
        • Naxos Music Library
          Select (by composer, artist, period, year, solo instrument, or genre) and listen to classical, jazz, world, or folk music via streaming audio from the Naxos, Marco Polo and Dacapo catalogs. Includes CD insert text and biographical information. UNR users also have access to the Naxos Music Library Jazz. Turn off your browser's popup blocker before accessing Naxos to avoid problems opening music files.
        • Nevada Law Library  Icon
          Nevada Reports (Supreme Court Cases), Legislative Session Bills, Nevada Revised Statutes, Administrative Code, Constitution, Court Rules, City Charters, Gaming Regulations, Attorney General's Opinions.
        • Nevada State Documents Bibliography
          List of Nevada government publications, January 1995-September 2003. For titles received after this date, check the library catalog. This database will remain available until all holdings have been transferred into the library catalog.
        • New York Times (ProQuest Historical Newspapers)
          Full page and article images with searchable full text; articles from the first issue, Sept. 18, 1851, through 2010. Some articles and photographs by freelance writers and photographers are not included.
          Search or browse over 2,200 historic newspapers. 1759- present. Includes the following Nevada newspapers: Daily Nevada State Journal, Nevada State Journal, Nevada Evening Gazette, Reno Evening Gazette, Reno Evening News, Weekly Gazette And Stockman, Weekly Nevada State Journal, Weekly Reno Gazette.
        • Nineteenth Century
          Index to UNR Libraries' Nineteenth Century microfiche collection, published between 1801-1900. See our user guide to the collection.
        • Nineteenth-Century Fiction (1782-1903)
          250 novels from 1782 to 1903, including works by all the major Victorian novelists, as well as landmarks of Gothic and other fiction from the Romantic period.
        • North American Women's Letters and Diaries
          Search or browse writings and biographies of over 1,500 women, representing various age groups, life stages, ethnicities, and geographic regions. Includes published and previously unpublished materials, from colonial times to 1950.
        • NTIS
          (EI Village) Index to U.S. government-sponsored research and worldwide scientific, engineering, and business-related information from 1960.
        • Nursing@Ovid
          Nursing@Ovid is a unique solution, delivering a wide range of high-quality resources for the nursing and allied health communities.


        • OECD iLibrary
          OECD iLibrary is the online library of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) featuring its books,  papers and statistics and is the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data. It c ontains all books and papers published since 1998, as well as a vast collection of statistics, with data going back to the early 1960s, covering more than 80 countries. Content is available in different formats and languages. View a tutorial on using this database.
          OneMine is a collaborative effort among multiple societies to place the world's most comprehensive collection of mining and minerals based research in one place. This aggregate includes Technical Documents, Conference Papers, Articles, Pre-prints, and Late Papers.
        • OnTheBoards.TV
          On-campus access only. is an on-demand website for HD-quality streaming contemporary performance films.
        • Oral History Online
          Full-text English language oral histories, such as Ellis Island narratives, Black Panther party interviews, and other oral histories. Also indexes oral histories freely available on the Web. 1930- present (some histories are undated).
        • ORBIS (Bureau van Dijk)
          Includes full searching facilities and global standard report format for in-depth international searching and analysis, integrating data from all Bureau van Dijk databases.
        • ORBIS (WRDS) – Registered Access
          Includes full searching facilities and global standard report format for in-depth international searching and analysis, integrating data from all Bureau van Dijk databases. You may also access WRDS with a day pass.
        • Ornithological Worldwide Literature (OWL)  Icon
          Citations and abstracts from the worldwide scientific literature of ornithology. Indexes periodicals, proceedings, dissertations and grey literature. Excludes domestic and pet birds.
        • Overland Journeys: Travels in the West, 1800-1880
          Comprised of title selections (printed materials) from the microfilm collections "Travels in the West and Southwest" and the "Plains & Rockies," this digital collection provides a unique window on American western history. The original title selections are based on the bibliographies, "The Plains and Rockies: a critical bibliography of exploration, adventure, and travel in the American West, 1800-1865," and "The Trail West: a bibliography-index to Western American Trails, 1841-1869.
        • Oxford Art Online
          Oxford Art Online is a gateway to Grove Art Online and Oxford art reference in one location. It contains more than 23,000 subject entries, 21,000 biographies, 500,000 bibliographic citations, 40,000 image links and 5,000 images contained within Grove Art Online. Thematic timelines and learning resources also provide users with powerful tools for navigating the content, and context-sensitive help pages are available throughout the site to guide users through the features and functionality.
        • Oxford Digital Reference Shelf
          Electronic editions of an expanding range of Oxford's award-winning scholarly reference titles, each Oxford DRS title can be accessed as a stand-alone resource with its own URL, and each site offers a range of search and browse options.
        • Oxford English Dictionary
          The complete text of the 20-volume Second Edition OED. Quarterly updates of the in-progress third edition. Entries include etymology, usage quotes, and date charts.
        • Oxford History of Western Music
          An interactive digital version of Richard Taruskin’s Oxford History of Western Music. The online version includes all 1.25 million words, 500 images, and 1,800 musical examples from the updated paperback edition with added search and browse functionality. Taruskin’s text is accompanied by editorially selected links to relevant articles in Grove Music Online.
        • Oxford Islamic Studies Online
          Note: Our current license allows only three users of this database at a time. Encompassing over 5,000 A–Z reference entries, chapters from scholarly and introductory works, Qur'anic materials, primary sources, images, maps, and timelines, Oxford Islamic Studies Online offers a multi-layered reference experience designed to provide a first stop for anyone needing information and context on Islam.
        • Oxford Language Dictionaries Online
          Fully searchable, completely comprehensive bilingual dictionaries, and unique study materials that provide extra help with learning and using an expanding range of languages. Available languages include: Chinese, French, German, Italian, Russian, and Spanish.
        • Oxford Music Online
          In addition to the Oxford Dictionary of Music and Oxford Companion to Music, the Oxford Music Online gateway now includes access to Grove Music Online, including the full text of the New Grove dictionary of music and musicians, second edition; The New Grove dictionary of Opera; and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition. Video introduction to using Oxford Music Online


        • PAIS International
          The PAIS International database from ProQuest contains references to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. The PAIS Archive database comprises a retrospective conversion of the PAIS Annual Cumulated Bulletin, Volumes 1-62, published 1915-1976.
        • PapersFirst
          Index to conference papers contained in the British Library's collection of proceedings of symposia, conferences, and workshops. 1993 to present.
        • Passport
          For over 200 countries, demographic and economic statistics, including consumer lifestyles, and retailing. 1977(earliest date of some tables)- present. Market analysis reports for over 350 markets for the last five years. Tables may be opened and saved in Excel. View a tutorial on using this database.
        • Past Masters
          Search or browse scholarly editions and translations of classic published and unpublished texts in the humanities, particularly Western philosophy and English letters. Includes the Oxford Classical Dictionary. More information and links to individual databases.
        • Petroleum Abstracts TULSA Database
          (EBSCOhost) Over 800,000 abstracts from journals, conference proceedings, books, and other sources on oil and gas exploration, production, transportation and storage.
        • Pew Research Center for the People & the Press  Icon
          The Pew Research Center for the People & the press operates as a non-partisan public opinion research organization that studies attitudes toward politics, the press and public policy issues. A "go-to" resource for journalists, politicians and scholars.
        • Philosopher's Index
          (EBSCOhost) Indexes scholarly journals, book chapters, and books from philosophy and related fields: aesthetics, ethics, metaphysic logic, political philosophy, social philosophy, history, language, law, religion, and science. 1940 - present.
        • Pollution Abstracts
          Index to articles, conference proceedings, and documents on scientific research and government policies relating to all aspects of pollution. 1981 - present.
        • PrimateLit  Icon
          Scientific literature on nonhuman primates, including articles, books, abstracts, technical reports, dissertations and book chapters. Coverage 1940 to present.
        • ProceedingsFirst
          Index to the proceedings of conferences from the collection held at the British Library. Contains tables of contents for most proceedings. 1993 - present.
        • Project Gutenberg Online Catalog  Icon
          Project Gutenberg offers over 42,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.
        • Project MUSE
          250 scholarly electronic journals in the humanities and social sciences, from Johns Hopkins University Press and other university presses, such as Duke University, MIT, and Indiana University. 1993- present for some titles.
        • ProQuest Congressional
          Index to U.S. Congressional publications; text of bills, laws, regulations, Congressional testimony and publications; legislative histories; members and committees of Congress. 1789 - present Formerly LexisNexis Congressional.
        • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses
          A comprehensive collection of full-text dissertations and theses. It includes 2.4 million dissertation and theses citations from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with 1 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full-text coverage for older graduate works.
        • ProQuest Education Journals
          ProQuest Education Journals gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education. Many titles are indexed in the ERIC database.
        • ProQuest Political Science
          This database gives users access to hundreds of leading political science and international relations journals, providing full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. In addition, over a thousand recent full-text doctoral dissertations on political science topics are included, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country profiles, political news and other sources.
        • ProQuest Social Science Journals
          This database offers indexing and full text for hundreds of academic journals, providing extensive coverage across a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work and sociology.
        • ProQuest Sociology
          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.
        • Proquest Statistical Abstract of the United States
          This is a one-volume, comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Use the Abstract as a convenient volume for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web. Previously published by the U.S. Census Bureau.
        • ProQuest Statistical Insight
          Abstracts and index to U.S. federal & state government publications, and to privately published & international and intergovernmental statistical sources from 1972.
        • PsycARTICLES
          (EBSCOhost) Full text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. It contains more than 153,000 articles from nearly 80 journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and allied organizations. It includes all journal articles, book reviews, letters to the editor, and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1894 to the present and nearly all APA journals go back to Volume 1, Issue 1.
        • PsycCRITIQUES
          (EBSCOhost) 36,000 full-text reviews of current scholarly and professional books in psychology, as well as critiques of popular films and trade books from a psychological perspective. Produced by the American Psychological Association. 1956- present.
        • PsycINFO
          The online version of Psychological Abstracts, indexing journal articles, book chapters, and dissertations. 1887- present. (To search multiple EBSCOhost databases, click the "Select Databases" tab.)
        • PubMed
          (MedLine) Index to 4,800+ journals in medicine, nursing, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences. Most records are from English-language sources or have English abstracts. Produced by the National Library of Medicine.




          • R2 Digital Library
            The R2 Digital Library is a market-leading eBook platform for health science collections featuring a comprehensive collection of medical, nursing and allied health eBooks presented through a clean and intuitive interface.
          • Readers' Guide Retrospective
            Full-text articles from general interest periodicals. Current coverage is 1890-1982.
          • ReferenceUSA
            A directory of more than 11 Million US Businesses. Search by company name or SIC code and limit by location or company size.
          • Regional Business News
            75 business journals, newspapers and newswires covering U.S. metropolitan and rural areas. (To search multiple EBSCOhost databases, click the "Select Databases" tab.)
          • RIA Checkpoint
            Comprehensive tax and accounting research database covering tax and accounting laws and news on the international, federal, state and local levels. Provides access to a variety of primary sources, analysis, journals, news, cases, and rulings.
          • Risk Abstracts
            Index to articles on risk arising from industrial, technological, and environmental sources, with emphasis on assessment and management of risk. Covers health, social, and psychological aspects of risk. 1990- present.
            Risk Abstracts is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
          • Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation Digital Library
            (RMMLF) Includes articles, books and manuals written by experts for the Foundation. Articles dealing with all aspects of natural resources law from the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation's Annual Institutes (since 1955), Special Institutes (since 1970), and Workshops. All Annual Institute articles from 1990- can be printed in original PDF format.
          • Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
            Over 2,000 articles organized by theme, philosophical traditions by region, religious traditions, and historic period. Includes Anglo-American, ethical and political, cross-cultural, interdisciplinary, continental and contemporary philosophy.
          • Royal Society of Chemistry
            Current and archival content from RSC journals, covering the fields of biology, biophysics, chemical science, materials, medicinal drug discovery and physics. The Journals Archives includes all 238,000 articles published by the RSC and its forerunner societies, from 1841 to 2004.


          • Safari Technical Books
            Safari is a reference library containing online books in the area of information technology.
          • Sanborn Maps: Nevada Collection
            Large-scale Sanborn fire insurance maps (1867-1970) provide information about the history, growth, and development of cities, towns, and neighborhoods.
          • Science Citation Index
            Part of Web of Science. Search by subject, author, or cited reference. On the search screen, clear the checkboxes for Social Sciences Citation Index and Arts & Humanities Citation Index if you do not want to search all 3 databases simultaneously (the default). An excellent current awareness and bibliography-building tool. 5,700 journals, from 1965- present
          • ScienceDirect
            Full text of articles from 1800 electronic journals, primarily in the Sciences with some titles in the Social Sciences. 1995 - present for most journals.
          • SciFinder
            SciFinder is a research and substance discovery tool of the Chemical Abstracts databases containing literature from many scientific disciplines and the CAS registry database. New users are required to register, using an on-campus computer. After you register, you will immediately receive an e-mail from Scifinder with login instructions.
          • Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive Part I
            Slavery and Anti-Slavery includes documents from the United States and Europe, as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, Slavery and Anti-Slavery contains documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm.
          • Social Explorer
            Social Explorer is an online research tool designed to provide quick and easy access to historical census data and demographic information. It creates fast, intuitive, and appealing maps and reports to help users visually analyze and understand demography and social change throughout history.
          • Social Sciences Citation Index
            Part of Web of Science. Search by subject, author, or cited reference. On the search screen, clear the checkboxes for Science Citation Index and Arts & Humanities Citation Index if you do not want to search all 3 databases simultaneously (the default). An excellent current awareness and bibliography-building tool. 1,725 journals from 1965- present.
          • Social Services Abstracts
            Index and abstracts on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare and community development. 1980 - present.
          • Social Work Abstracts
            Information about articles on social work and human services from more than 450 journals in all areas of the profession. Includes The Register of Clinical Social Workers.
          • Sociological Abstracts
            Indexes the international literature of sociology and related behavioral sciences from over 1,700 journals, books and book chapters, dissertations and proceedings. Since 2001, many records include references cited.
          • SPORTDiscus
            (EBSCOhost) Comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines. This database contains well over 1.7 million records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800; over 22,000 dissertations and theses and reference to articles in 60 different languages.
          • Springer Images
            SpringerImages is a growing collection of scientific images that spans the scientific, technical and medical fields. The continually updated collection gathers photos, graphs, histograms, figures, and tables, and is available as a searchable online database. The SpringerImages interface enables users to search through captions, keywords, context and more, even jumping from the image to the source article. Users can create personalized image "sets," and can easily export images for use in their own presentations or lectures.
          • SpringerLink
            SpringerLink offers full text of articles and chapters from thousands of peer reviewed journals and eBooks spanning a range of subjects. More eBooks are scheduled to be added each year.
          • SpringerLink ebooks
            E-books from Springer on biomedical and life sciences. Available titles can be downloaded as PDFs or viewed online as HTML.
          • Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage
            Investment and financial information on thousands of publicly owned companies; bonds and dividend listings; detailed industry analyses.
          • Statistical Abstract of the United States
            An authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. This resource includes monthly updates to tables, image and spreadsheet versions of all current and historical tables, along with links to provider sites. Previously published by the U.S. Census Bureau.
          • Sustainability Science Abstracts
            Explores all aspects of sustainable development, human population and demography topics, and conservation and management of natural resources.
            Sustainability Science Abstracts  is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.


          • Tables of Contents of Journals of Interest to Classicists (TOCS-IN)  Icon
            Indexes 185 Classics, Near Eastern Studies, and Religion journals that are included in L'annee Philologique. 1992- present, with earlier coverage for some titles. Updated 3-4 times per year.
          • TAIR, Arabidopsis Information Resource
            TAIR collects information and maintains a database of genetic and molecular biology data for Arabidopsis thaliana, a widely used model plant.
          • Theatre in Video
            Contains more than 250 definitive performances of the world's leading plays, together with more than 100 film documentaries, online in streaming video—more than 500 hours in all, representing hundreds of leading playwrights, actors and directors.
          • THOMAS (now  Icon
            Full-text of U.S. congressional bills, laws, regulations, congressional testimony; bill tracking; members & committees of congress. 93rd Congress - present. More about
          • Times Digital Archive, 1785-1985
            Every page as published from 200 years of The Times (London). The Times covers all major international historical events from the French Revolution to the Falkland War. Search the full-text of the newspaper, including articles, editorials, and advertising.
          • Times Literary Supplement Historical Archive
            Reviews, letters, poems and articles in more than 5,000 issues of the Times Literary Supplement. Search by author or contributor and view articles in context on the pages of the TLS, from 1902-1990.
          • Toxicology Abstracts
            Index to articles on natural toxins, social poisons and substance abuse, from legislation and recommended standards to environmental issues. 1981- present.
            Toxicology Abstracts is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
          • TOXLINE
            An index to articles on all aspects of toxicity. Produced by the National Library of Medicine, it covers the most recent five years of articles, books, papers, and reports.
            TOXLINE is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
          • Translated Texts for Historians E-Library
            Historical sources from 300?800 AD translated into English. The geographic scope of works included includes the Middle East, Europe, and North Africa.
          • TRID  Icon
            TRID is an integrated database that combines the records from TRB’s Transportation Research Information Services (TRIS) Database and the OECD’s Joint Transport Research Centre’s International Transport Research Documentation (ITRD) Database. TRID provides access to more than one million records of transportation research worldwide.
          • TRIP  Icon
            The TRIP Database searches over 75 sites of high-quality medical information. The TRIP Database gives you direct, hyperlinked access to the largest collection of "evidence-based" material on the web as well as articles from premier on-line journals such as the BMJ, JAMA, NEJM etc.


          • U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1980
            Journals, reports, and documents of U.S. Congress House and Senate Committees. Through the 19th century, the Serial Set also included publications of the executive departments relating to important public issues. See also American State Papers for coverage of the first 14 Congresses (1789-1817) and additional publications from 1817-1838. Set to be completed in 2008, with full-text of 13,800 volumes.
          • UC Press E-Books Collection, 1928-2004  Icon
            UC Press E-Books Collection, 1982-2004, includes almost 800 books from academic presses on a range of topics, including art, science, history, music, religion, and fiction.
            Ulrichsweb is an easy to search source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more.
          • UNBisNet  Icon
            Catalog of UN publications and documentation, voting records, and speeches. Most Official Records are available in microform, located in the Business & Government Information Center. Ask BGIC staff for assistance in locating other UN publications.
          • UniProt: The Universal Protein Resource  Icon
            Comprehensive catalog of information on proteins. UniProt is a central repository of protein sequence and function that joins information contained in Swiss-Prot, TrEMBL, and PIR.
          • USA Trade Online
            On campus access only. Monetary value of imports and exports to and from the U.S. by 2-10 digit Harmonized Tariff Schedule (HS) commodity codes, trading partner country, or customs port. Limited data for quantity of imports & exports. Print or download data tables. Data covers 1994 through current statistical month.
          • USGS National Geologic Map Database  Icon
            Searchable Geoscience Map Catalog, Geologic Map Image Library, Lexicon of Geologic Names of the United States, and links to related resources. Most of the maps in the Catalog are from the U.S. Geological Survey, and therefore available in our Ansari Map Library.


          • ViVa  Icon
            Viva is a current bibliography of women's and gender history in historical and women's studies journals. Articles in English, French, German, Dutch, Scandinavian languages, and, occasionally Spanish, are selected from 180 European, American, Canadian, Asian, Australian and New Zealand journals. All bibliographic descriptions are stored in the ViVa database. It now contains more than 12,000 records describing articles from 1975 onwards.


          • Wall Street Journal
            Financial and business newspaper. Browse issues by date or search by topic. 1984- present.
          • Water Resources Abstracts
            Abstracts of journal articles, books, & other reports pertaining to water resources. 1967- present.
            Water Resources Abstracts is a subfile of Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
          • We Were Prepared for the Possibility of Death: Freedom Riders in the South, 1961
            Contains 4,285 images from the Federal Bureau of Investigation Library from 1961 regarding the Freedom Riders, civil rights activists that rode interstate buses into the segregated South to test the United States Supreme Court decision in Boynton v. Virginia.
          • Web of Science
            Includes: Science Citation Index, covering 5,700 journals since 1965; Social Sciences Citation Index, covering 1,725 journals since 1965; and Arts and Humanities Citation Index, covering 1,130 journals since 1996. Search by subject, author, or cited reference. An excellent current awareness and bibliography-building tool.
          • WebCSD
            Web interface to Cambridge Structural Database (CSD) without the need to install client software. Contains published crystallographic data on organic, organometallic, and metal complex structures whose 3D structures have been determined using X-ray diffraction or neutron diffraction.
          • Westlaw Campus Research
            Westlaw Campus Research provides access to a comprehensive collection of law-related resources, business information, and news. Content includes: analytical law sources such as American Law Reports and American Jurisprudence, more than 800 law reviews and journals, all federal and state cases, all U.S. Supreme Court cases, news and trade publications, newswires, Hoover's company reports, and more. Turn off your browser’s popup blocker to access and print Westlaw content. Search Guide
          • WestlawNext Campus Research
            Provides full-text access to cases from the courts of all 50 states and federal courts, statutes from all 50 states and federal statutes published in the United States Code Annotated, American Jurisprudence 2d legal encyclopedia, federal regulations, law reviews and legal periodicals. Also offers business and news resources.
          • Wiley-Blackwell
            Wiley Online Library hosts a multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. It delivers integrated access to over 4 million articles from 1500 journals, over 14,000 online books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols and databases.
          • Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000 (scholar's edition)
            Books, images, primary resources, scholarly essays, commentaries, and bibliographies documenting women's reform activities from colonial times to the present.
          • World Almanac
            Search 4 versions of the World Almanac at once: the Almanac and Book of Facts, U.S.A., U.S. Politics, and Almanac for Kids.
          • World Bank Data Catalog  Icon
            Recognizing that transparency and accountability are essential to development, the World Bank Group provides free access to its comprehensive set of data on living standards around the globe--some 2,000 indicators, including hundreds that go back 50 years. The data is available in Arabic, French, and Spanish in addition to English.
          • WorldCat (OCLC FirstSearch)
            A catalog of library materials in all formats from libraries all over the United States and the world. Contains more than 61 million items.
          • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
            This database provides abstracts and indexing of the international literature of political science and international relations, along with complementary fields, including international law and public administration/policy. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,500+ serials publications and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations and working papers.
          • WRDS - Student daypass
            This link is primarily for UNR undergraduates who need to use the WRDS databases. This level of access allows you to use the databases, but does not allow you to store data on WRDS (save it on your computer or external device). Log in with your email address.
          • WRDS – Registered Access (UNR faculty & graduate students with pre-existing accts or referrals)
            Provides objective and authoritative financial and market data on more than 13,000 international companies in more than 80 countries around the world. Includes multi-year income statement, balance sheet and cash flow data. Up to 12 years of annual history. Monthly prices and dividends.






              • Zoological Record
                Index to zoological literature from biological journals published worldwide. 1864 - present.


              • 19th Century Masterfile
                Series I: Index for 19th century USA and British periodicals. Series III: Indices for the New York Times Index, 1863-1905 (full-text available from ProQuest); New York Daily Tribune Index, 1875-1906; Palmer's Index to the Times (London), 1880-1890; Index to the Oregon Spectator, 1846-1854.
              • 19th Century U.S. Newspapers
                With digital facsimile images of both full pages and clipped articles for hundreds of 19th century U.S. newspapers and advanced searching capabilities, researchers will be able to research history in ways previously unavailable. For each issue, the newspaper is captured from cover-to-cover, providing access to every article, advertisement and illustration.
              • 20th Century African-American Poetry
                10,000 poems by around 70 of the most important African-American poets of the last century. Searchable by title, first line, poet, gender, and publisher.
              • 20th Century American Poetry
                Multicultural collection of 52,000 poems from 750 volumes by over 300 poets. Searchable by title, first line, poet, gender, and publisher.
              • 20th Century English Poetry
                598 volumes of poetry by 283 British poets, including the poets in the Faber Poetry Library. searchable by title, first line, poet, gender, and publisher.

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