POLICY Database (APO: Analysis and Policy Observatory) is an open access knowledge hub delivering policy and practice research and resources. It covers 36,000 resources - particularly grey literature reports, articles and data - it offers a wealth of material in a range of formats, including video, infographics, guides and website listings.
PANDORA (Preserving and Accessing Networked Documentary Resources of Australia) is a growing collection of Australian online publications. Established initially by the National Library of Australia in 1996, and now built in collaboration with nine other Australian libraries and cultural collecting organisations. It is a selective archive of significant Australian online publications and web sites considered to be of long-term research value.
The Parker Library on the Web is a digital exhibit designed to support use and study of the manuscripts in the historic Parker Library at Corpus Christi College, Cambridge. The Parker Library's holdings of Old English texts account for a substantial proportion of all extant manuscripts in Anglo-Saxon, including the earliest copy of the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle (c. 890), unique copies of Old English poems and other texts, and King Alfred's translation of Gregory the Great's Pastoral Care. The Parker Library also contains key Anglo-Norman and Middle English texts ranging from the Ancrene Wisse and the Brut Chronicle to one of the finest copies of Chaucer's Troilus and Criseyde.
This collection includes more than 50 publications from the prestigious Parker School of Foreign & Comparative Law at Columbia Law School. It contains works from famous authors such as: John N Hazard, Henry P. de Vries, Charles Szladits, Arthur Nussbaum, Albert A. Ehrenzweig, and Georges R. Delaume.
The rolls of parliament were the official records of the meetings of the English parliament from the reign of Edward I (1272 - 1307) until the reign of Henry VII (1485 - 1509), after which they were superseded by the journals of the lords and, somewhat later, of the commons. The rolls, which amount in total to over four million words, were first edited in the eighteenth century and published in 1783 in six folio volumes entitled Rotuli Parliamentorum ( RP ) under the general editorship of the Reverend John Strachey. This new edition reproduces the rolls edited in RP in their entirety, plus those subsequently published by Cole, Maitland, and Richardson and Sayles as well as a substantial amount of material never previously published, together with a full translation of all the texts from the three languages used by the medieval clerks (Latin, Anglo-Norman and Middle English).
Passport is a global market research database providing statistics, analysis, reports, surveys and breaking news on industries, countries and consumers worldwide. Passport also offers a Cities module which is a standardised socio-economic database and report library of the world’s major metropolitan areas, covering 1,150 cities worldwide; and a Survey module which aggregates data and analysis from consumer surveys worldwide, involving thousands of individual consumers in emerging and developed markets.
InteLex Corporation's Past Masters series encompasses the world's largest collection of full text electronic editions in philosophy. The series also includes significant collections in political thought, religious studies, sociology, the history of science, economics, and classics. The collection contains definitive editions of the full corpora of the seminal figures in the history of the humanities, including published and unpublished works, articles and essays, reviews and correspondence. The Library has access to selected titles.
The Indonesian Learned Periodicals Database reflects the function of the Center for Scientific Documentation and Information at the Institute of Science, namely to collect Indonesian scientific publications, to document activities of scientific publications on Indonesia, to develop a national scientific bibliographical database, and to provide scientific and technical information (STI) services. The Database indexes articles on the sciences in Indonesia and conference proceedings, as well as seminar papers on science and technology that were organised in Indonesia. Coverage is from 1980 to September 2002. No longer updated.
Officially titled United States - Vietnam Relations, 1945-1967: A Study Prepared by the Department of Defense. These "Pentagon Papers" are a United States Department of Defense history of the United States' political-military involvement in Vietnam from 1945 to 1967
This resource is produced in association with the Perdita Project based at the University of Warwick and Nottingham Trent University. “Perdita” means “lost woman” and the quest of the Perdita Project has been to find early modern women authors who were “lost” because their writing exists only in manuscript form. This collection contains full digital facsimiles of over 230 of the manuscripts from the Perdita Project. These manuscripts were written or compiled by women in the British Isles during the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries and they have been sourced from archives and libraries across the United Kingdom and the USA.
This database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 260 international periodicals, plus full text for more than 100 of the indexed journals. IIPA covers a broad spectrum of the arts and entertainment industry - including dance, drama, theater, stagecraft, musical theater, circus performance, opera, pantomime, puppetry, magic, performance art, film, television and more.
Please note PERIND is no longer updated. PERIND will remain available on Informit as an archive database. Periodicals Index (PERIND), produced by the National University of Singapore Library, is a bibliographic database that indexes articles on Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and ASEAN (as an entity).
Periodicals Archive Online makes the backfiles of scholarly periodicals in the arts, humanities and social sciences available electronically, providing access to the searchable full text of hundreds of titles.
The main goal of the Persée project is to widely disseminate the scientific output of French language specialists in the humanities on the internet. Considered part of France’s heritage, the collections are at the disposal of all, without charge, in an optic of free and non exclusive access and dissemination.
The Peter Lang Academic Publishing Group specializes in the humanities and social sciences, covering the complete publication spectrum from monographs to student textbooks. Disciplines include Art, Economics and Management, Education, English Language and Literature, Film and Performance Studies, German Language and Literature, History, International Law, Linguistics, Media and Communication, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Romance Languages and Literature, Sociology and Theology. The Library has access to all English language titles on a trial basis until December 2020. Download chapters or the entire book as a convenient PDF or read online.
The oldest continuously published daily black newspaper in the U.S., The Philadelphia Tribune was founded by Christopher James Perry. His paper conveyed ideas and opinions about local and national issues affecting blacks in the post-emancipation period, and today continues to serve the country’s fourth largest AfricanAmerican community. Coverage: 1912 - 2001
The Jessup Compendium enhances a law student's or practitioner's ability to grasp the practicality of international law by presenting arguments in hypothetical Jessup Competition Problems. The Compendium also serves as a kind of permanent record of the year's Jessup Competition. It includes the Problem, the Judges' Bench Memorandum, the Official Rules, the United States Supplement to the Official Rules, a List of Competing Schools, Results, and Best Memorials of the [year's] Jessup Competition.
The Philosopher’s Index contains research published since 1940 and includes more than 500,000 records. With more than 1,500 journal titles from over 450 different publishers, the database covers all fields of philosophy, including aesthetics, axiology, philosophy of education, epistemology, ethics, philosophy of history, philosophy of language, logic, metaphysics, philosophical anthropology, meta-philosophy, political philosophy, philosophy of science, social philosophy, and the philosophy of religion. The publications covered in this comprehensive database hail from 139 countries and appear in 37 languages.
The Philosophy Documentation Center’s E-Collection contains humanities and social science journals, book series, conference proceedings, and other publications. The Library has access to selected titles only.
PhilPapers is a comprehensive index of philosophy books and articles. PhilPapers offers unique features such as real-time indexing of pre-prints, fine-grained classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, advanced search functionality, and discussion forums. Look for the Find it @ University of Melbourne links to find full text held by the Library.
Online version of the Pidgeon Audiovisual collection of illustrated talks by architects and related designers. This continuing archive, to which new talks are being added regularly, is a unique library of contemporary attitudes. Started in 1979 by Monica Pidgeon.
This bibliographic database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. It provides citations and abstracts to the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events. Coverage is from 1871 to present.
Urging African-Americans to actively participate in shaping their political destinies—and often leading the charge—the Pittsburgh Courier was once the most widely circulated black newspaper in the U.S. in the early 20th century. Coverage: 1911 - 2002
PKUlaw is the site for English-language resources on Chinese law created and maintained by Chinalawinfo Co., Ltd., and the Legal Information Center of Peking University. The database contains laws & regulations, cases, tax treaties, WTO & China, gazettes, and law journals. It also offers authoritative translations of important legal content relevant to English speakers interested in Chinese law.
PlantFile Online contains profiles of over 3,700 species with over 5,200 cultivars. The database is suitable for southern and northern hemispheres. It allows you to sort, select and identify commonly used plants and print reports. It also covers common pests and diseases with their control methods. It is an ideal resource for students, landscapers or anyone with an interest in plants.
Play With a Pro Masterclass Videos feature the great teachers and musicians of our time sharing their knowledge and passion for classical music. These videos portray the artists and go behind the scene to unfold the thoughts and insights they have put into their own music making. The videos can be streamed online or downloaded and viewed offline, either on your computer, smartphone or tablet.
Plumb’s is an intuitive, easy-to-use platform that pairs the up-to-date drug information that veterinarians trust with practical, time-saving tools—from a drug interaction checker and built-in conversion calculator to a library of more than 550 drug information sheets for pet owners.
The purpose of this database is to satisfy the needs of engineers for comprehensive data for polymer-matrix composites. The unique compilation of high-quality typical and design data for prepregs, matrix resins and fiber reinforcement enables insightful decision making for engineers involved in material selection and performance modeling. To support those tasks, the emphasis is on providing tensile, shear, flexural, compressive and fatigue properties of composites, cured under different conditions and tested in a wide range of temperature and stress conditions.
The Portal of Publication of Scientific Periodicals (popups) is intended to allow the representatives for magazines of the University of Liège and the university Faculty of the agronomical sciences of Gembloux (FSAGx), united within the academy Walloon area of Belgium Europe, to broadcast their magazines easily and fast on the net in freely approachable entire text.
Portfolio Management Research, formerly II Journals, is the leading provider of independent financial research for all within the investment sector. The articles published display some of the most prominent thought-leadership in the sector, including those that have immeasurably changed the shape of the industry, such as the Sharpe Ratio and Black-Scholes Model.
Portico offers libraries a permanent archive of e-journals, e-books, and d-collections, providing protection against the potential loss of access to e-literature integral to a library’s collection. Participating libraries are provided with access to archived content when specific trigger events occur, including when titles are no longer available from the publisher or other source.
The most widely read and referenced news source from the Soviet era is available online in full-text and full-image back to its inception in 1912. Researchers will be able to research the chief chronicle of Russian and Soviet history, from the beginnings of the Russian Revolution through World War II, the Cold War, the fall of the Soviet Union, and everything in between.
The Women's Pregnancy and Breastfeeding Medicines Guide (PBMG) is a quick reference guide for healthcare professionals that provides practical and unbiased specialised information on medicine use in pregnancy and breastfeeding.
This package includes a huge range of content covering functional anatomy, sports injuries, exercise specific and therapy content. The Functional Anatomy menu contains the Functional anatomy, Sports injuries of the shoulder, Sports injuries of the knee, Sports injuries of the foot, Exercise, Yoga and Resistance training modules. The Therapy menu contains the Acupuncture, Anatomy trains, and Hand therapy modules.
3D Head & Neck Anatomy for Dentistry is a resource for dentists in training and practice providing an encyclopedic image library and reference to enhance consultations, presentations, teaching and study. Specialised clinical content includes 3D views of progressive dental conditions such as caries and gingivitis and detailed and interactive 3D nerve views of intraoral injections. The clinical text section covers common dental procedures including anaesthesia, oral examinations, and infection control. Also described in clinical detail are the salivary glands, joints, embryogenesis, and the pterygopalatine fossa.
Books on Project MUSE offers peer-reviewed books from over 65 university presses and scholarly publishers. The Library has purchased a selection of titles in these subject areas only: Higher education ; Languages and linguistics. Over 550 humanities and social science books from several distinguished university presses are available as fully open access (OA).
Project MUSE offers full-text current and archival articles from scholarly journals published by major university presses covering literature and criticism, history, performing arts, cultural studies, education, philosophy, political science, gender studies, and more. Updated continually.
A collection of reports and data from the Property Council of Australia, including Office market reports, Retail and Office benchmarks of operating costs, Consensus forecasts, and the ANZ/Property Council Survey.
Covering more than 160 subjects areas, ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. This award-winning online reference resource features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, books, newspapers, reports and videos.
This database is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.
This collection delivers over 150 years of reports from more than 800 leading U.S. companies, from 1884 to 2008. It includes over 75% of the most prevalent Fortune 500 companies, which have been on the ranking list for 30 years or more. Each annual report is displayed from cover to cover in full page image.