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Biological & Agricultural Index Plus
Music Index Online
PsycInfo
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Gale Literature (formerly Gale Artemis Literary Sources)
GeoRef
ERIC/EBSCO
Gale Literature (formerly Gale Artemis Literary Sources)
PubMed with EIU Electronic Journals
Hospitality & Tourism Complete
Humanities International Complete
PubMed with EIU Electronic Journals
Academic Search Complete
Academic Search Complete
Gale Literature (formerly Gale Artemis Literary Sources)
Biosis Previews
PsycInfo
Humanities International Complete
SciFinder
CINAHL Plus with Full Text
JSTOR
SPORTDiscus
ERIC/EBSCO
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JSTOR
ERIC/EBSCO
PubMed with EIU Electronic Journals
JSTOR
Academic Search Complete
JSTOR
America: History and Life
Philosopher's Index
Academic Search Complete
Military & Government Collection
Historical Abstracts

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  • R2 Digital Library
    Nursing | Radiation Medicine | Allied Health | Books
  • RAND Online Publications Open Access
    Nonprofit Think Tank | Summaries of Research | Arts | Child Policy | Civil Justice | Education | Energy and Environment | Health and Health Care | International Affairs | National Security | Population and Aging | Public Safety | Science and Technology | Substance Abuse | Terrorism and Homeland Security | Transportation and Infrastructure | Workforce and Workplace Issues
  • Readers' Guide Retrospective
    Index to Popular Magazines | 1890 to 1982 | Some Linked to Fulltext Articles
  • RIA Checkpoint
    Tax and financial data | Access available from off-campus during the pandemic
  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature Includes Peer Reviewed Content
    RILM Abstracts of Music Literature is an international bibliography of scholarly writings on music as well as music-related disciplines. Dating from 1967 through the present, this database offers indexing of sources published in over 140 languages.
  • Routledge Handbooks Online
    Ebooks and book chapters | Over 140 handbooks from Routledge and CRC Press | Scholarship in a variety of academic fields

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  • American Memory: Historical Collections for the National Digital Library Open Access
    United States history
  • Chronicling America Open Access
    Selected Fulltext Newspaper Pages | California | District of Columbia | Florida | Kentucky | Minnesota | Nebraska | New York | Texas | Utah | Virginia | 1836 to 1922
  • Compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies Open Access
    A searchable compilation of the Official Records of the Union and Confederate Armies. (Call Number for the print volumes located in the Book Stacks: E464 .A512)
  • Gale Primary Sources
    Cross search Gale Primary Sources | 19th Century British Theatre, Music, and Literature | 19th Century Women's Transnational Networks | 19th Century UK Periodicals | London Times Digital Archive | 19th Century US Newspapers
  • Illinois Sanborn Insurance Maps
    Insurance Maps of Illinois Towns and Cities from 1867 to 1970 | Placement of Homes and Businesses | Building Sizes and Addresses | Property Boundaries, etc.
  • London Lives 1690-1800 Open Access
    London Lives has been designed to facilitate historical research on poverty, crime and illness, and on social conditions, as reflected in institutional records.
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online: British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High and Popular Culture (Gale)
    Topics: Arts in the Victorian Era | Playbills | Scripts | Scores | Popular Culture
  • Nineteenth Century U. S. Newspapers (Gale)
    Daily Life in Nineteenth-Century America | American Civil War | African American Culture and History | Westward Migration | Antebellum-Era Life | Political Party Newspapers
  • Old Bailey Online Open Access
    The Old Bailey Proceedings Online makes available a fully searchable, digitised collection of all surviving editions of the Old Bailey Proceedings from 1674 to 1913, and of the Ordinary of Newgate's Accounts, 1690 to 1772. It allows access to over 210,000 trials and biographical details of approximately 3,000 men and women executed at Tyburn, free of charge for non-commercial use.
  • Scopus
    Peer-reviewed research | Citations and abstracts | Science, technology, medicine, social sciences, and arts and humanities | Search for cited references and author and affiliation profiles | Data from over 22,000 journals and over 150,000 books | Track, analyze, and visualize scholarly research | Create an account to save searches and set up email alerts
  • Spectator Online Open Access
    Scanned and digitised copies of the British weekly magazine The Spectator from July 1828 to December 2008.
  • Victorian Women Writers Project Open Access
    Highly accurate transcriptions of works by British women writers of the 19th century.
  • Wiley Online Library eBooks
    Over 3000 ebooks from Wiley from 2017-2021 across 60+ subject areas | May be used as course materials or for course reserves | Unlimited access through June 30, 2021 | Provided through Booth Library's CARLI consortium membership