The ACLS Humanities E-Book (HEB) is an online collection of books in the humanities, selected by scholars for their continuing importance for research and teaching. HEB is an ongoing collaboration of the ACLS (American Council of Learned Societies) with constituent member learned societies, over 100 contributing publishers, and the Michigan Publishing division at the University of Michigan Library.
To expand free, online access to journals published in Africa, Michigan State University has digitized full text of articles of eleven social science and humanities journals and made them available on this web site.
AHRR is a list of paper-based records held in private hands in Australia, providing an insight into life in Australia from settlement to 1988. It contains information on letters, diaries, photographs, financial records, posters, sketches, recipe books, catalogues, minute books, registers and other material. AHRR is the product of the Australian Bicentennial Historic Records Search, the major heritage project of the Australian Bicentennial Authority.
APA-FT provides full text coverage of selected scholarly articles on current affairs, economics, humanities, law, literature, politics and social sciences and is produced by the National Library of Australia.
APAIS the Australian Public Affairs Information Service covers social sciences and humanities, including history, economics, politics, current affairs and culture and is produced by the National Library of Australia.
This database spans the literature of health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. The database abstracts and indexes over 500 journals and periodicals, from more than 16 countries.
The Archives of Sexuality and Gender program provides a robust and significant collection of primary sources for the historical study of sex, sexuality, and gender. With material dating back to the sixteenth century, researchers and scholars can examine how sexual norms have changed over time, health and hygiene, the development of sex education, the rise of sexology, changing gender roles, social movements and activism, erotica, and many other interesting topical areas. This growing archival program offers rich research opportunities across a wide span of human history,
A Chronology of Australian Historic & Current Events was produced between 1992 and 2015. AUSCHRON provides a listing of significant events in Australian history covering all topics from politics and law to the arts and sport. Each entry provides citations to key sources and background notes on the event. Source documents for current events (1993-2015) are the main daily state and territory papers, chiefly 'The Age' and 'The Australian', and national news journals, reports and other publications where relevant. For historical events, source documents include contemporary records such as explorers' journals and newspapers, together with secondary sources such as books and journal articles.
AUSTGUIDE is an index to more than 120 periodicals, of both general and educational interest. The majority of these periodicals are Australian, but it also includes selected overseas publications. Coverage is from 1986-2006.
Australian Criminology Database (CINCH), produced by the JV Barry Library, Australian Institute of Criminology, is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on all aspects of crime and criminal justice. It includes all aspects of crime and criminal justice including corrections, crime, crime prevention, criminal law, criminology, juvenile justice, law enforcement, police and victims of crime. It covers the period of 1968 to present.
Established in 1939, BBC Monitoring gathers open-source intelligence from around the world, monitoring and translating radio, television, telegraph, print and other media from nearly every country and political entity. With deep knowledge of the regions they are monitoring, BBC Monitoring specialists listen to broadcasts of speeches, current affairs, political discussions, and social and cultural events, then translate and summarize the transcripts into the daily reports comprising the Summary of World Broadcasts. In many cases, BBC Monitoring also provides prescient commentary and evaluation, as well as synopses and specialized briefings. The Summary of World Broadcasts publications are the daily output from BBC Monitoring, providing real-time coverage of global events. These radio and television transcripts have now been digitised in this archive database. The database provides a source of 20th-century political, social, cultural, and economic history. With coverage from the start of World War II to 2001, this archive includes first-hand, real-time coverage of people, places, global events, key regions, and national security priorities of the UK government, including WWII, the Cold War, Communist China, Chernobyl, Ukraine, and the Soviet Union/Russia.