Digital archive for the Baltimore Afro-American from 1893 - 1988. This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time.
Coverage Dates: 1893-1988
37 Shakespeare plays from the BBC. Videos can be embedded into Blackboard. All videos are 100% closed captioned, and closed captioned searchable, and allow for unlimited simultaneous use.[Details]
Allows one user access at a time. Please try again later if you are not able to access this resource.
A comprehensive and definitive resource for artists’ biographies, published since 1911. Includes 149,000 biographies as well as exhibition histories and over 11,000 images of artists’ signatures and stamps of sale.[Details]
Covers the current international literature on the history of art in Europe and the New World. BHA incorporates the complete contents of International Repertory of the Literature of Art (RILA) and Repertoire d'Art et d'Archeologie (RAA).[Details]
Coverage Dates: varies by publication
A biography database of in-depth profiles from Current Biography and World Authors, the periodical coverage of Biography Index, and specialist content from Junior Authors & Illustrators.[Details]
A comprehensive collection of full-text biographies on popular and heavily-researched figures. Users can locate biographies of interest by browsing key categories, including occupation, nationality, publication and more than 30 genre categories including actors, artists, athletes, authors, current world leaders, explorers, scientists and many others[Details]
Formerly named ProQuest Biology Journals
Provides access to a wide range of biology topics including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government and public research environments. Includes just under 400 titles, with more than 325 available in full text. Also part of ProQuest Central.[Details]
Coverage Dates: 1998 - present
Citations from life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. Part of Web of Science.[Details]
Coverage Dates: 1994 - present
BIOSIS Previews is the world's most comprehensive reference database for life science research. It covers original research reports and reviews in traditional biological and biomedical areas. It also covers references to primary journal literature on vital biological research, clinical research, medical research findings, and discoveries of new organisms.[Details]
Coverage Dates: 1926 - present
Bloomsbury Food Library reflects the interdisciplinary nature of food studies, making it an essential resource for students and scholars studying food, on courses as wide-ranging as history, sociology, anthropology, cultural studies, human geography, sustainability, agriculture, culinary arts, literary studies, political science, and development studies. It offers cross-searchable access to a broad and expanding range of encyclopedias, references works, e-books, images, and more.[Details]
Book Review Index Plus includes more than 5 million book reviews, allowing users to conduct research in numerous disciplines, including literature, history, education, psychology, and more. It contains the entire backfile of the Book Review Index print content from 1965 to the present; indexed publications include American Journal of Education, Belles Lettres, Books in Canada, Children’s Book News, Choice, Essence, German Quarterly, Irish Literary Supplement, Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal, Middle East Policy, Mother Jones, New York Times Book Review, Publishers Weekly, Times Literary Supplement, Village Voice, Women’s Review of Books, World Literature Today, Yale Review, and many others.[Details]
Coverage Dates: 1965 - present
To access Books24x7 in Skillport, log in to mySeaport, click the Skillport icon. You can then search for books, or click on Browse Library, choose a category and Refine by Type to view just Books.
SkillPort offers faculty, staff and students access to thousands of free unabridged business, technology and reference books via Books24x7.[Details]
Use this site to search book reviews, read about the latest releases, watch author video clips, and learn about upcoming book events.[Details]
Consists of two major collections from the British Library which span three hundred years of newspaper publishing in the U.K.—17th and 18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers and 19th Century Newspapers. The two collections combined contain nearly 3 million pages and 40 million articles. It contains full runs of influential national and regional newspapers representing different political and cultural segments of British society.[Details]
Coverage Dates: 1732 - 1950
The trial for Browzine lasts through the end of the Spring 2018 semester. Please complete an evaluation of this database at https://library.uncw.edu/forms/database_trial_evaluation
What is BrowZine?
- BrowZine allows you to browse scholarly journals available from Randall Library or from open sources in a web browser or on your tablet, iPhone or Android smartphone.
- Access thousands of scholarly journals anywhere you have WiFi access.
- View complete issues of journals including the table of contents.
- Save and organize selected journals on online bookshelves.
- Be alerted when a new issue of a journal is published.
- Save articles on your mobile device to read later--even when you’re offline.
- Download BrowZine articles to Dropbox, Mendeley, Zotero, and other services to help keep all of your information together in one place.
- Supported publishers include Elsevier, Wiley, Springer, Taylor & Francis, SAGE, Cambridge, Oxford, American Chemical Society, ACM, Project Muse, and more.
Formerly OxResearch and ProQuest Snapshots, databases merged and renamed.
Contains company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research with information from these sources: Hoover's Company Profiles - information about more than 40,000 global public and non-public companies including location, financials, competitors, officers, and more; OxResearch - succinct articles covering regional economic and political developments of significance from a network of 1,000 faculty members at Oxford, other leading universities, and think-tanks; Snapshots - market research overviews on 40+ industries and 40 countries.. Part of ProQuest Central.[Details]
Coverage Dates: 1986 - present