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Databases and Indexes: by Title (Alphabetical List)

The Library subscribes to several online indexes, databases and journals. They are available to current Kalamazoo College students, faculty, and staff. These resources are not free to the general public.

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Indexes and Databases by Title:

A ~ B ~ C ~ D ~ E ~ F ~ G ~ H ~ I ~ J ~ K ~ L ~ M ~ N ~ O ~ P ~ R ~ S ~ T ~ U ~ W

*  MeL indicates databases provided by MeL, the Michigan eLibrary, a statewide resource sharing program.

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ABI/Inform Global scholarly journals and business publications
ABI/Inform Dateline trade publications and regional business news
ABI/Inform Trade and Industry company information and industry trends
ABI/Inform Global; ABI/Inform Dateline; & ABI/Inform Trade and Industry - search all three ABI databases at once
Academic OneFile General and Multidisciplinary (Gale)  
Access World News from NewsBank - International and US News Sources
Accessible Archives Primary Sources - US serials and documents - published in 18th & 19th centuries
ACM Digital Library Computer Science, abstracts only! No full text!
Ad*Access free database of vintage Advertising Images
African American Historical Serials Serials on religious life & organizations, published 1829 -1922
AGRICOLA free resource from the US National Agricultural Library
Alexander Street Video Streaming Films - over 14,000 academic films
ALSOS Digital Library for Nuclear Issues free database
Alt PressWatch - grassroots newspapers, magazines, & journals
America: History and Life - United States & Canada from prehistory to present
American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals - American Serials published 1684-1912
American Chemical Society Journals Chemistry and Chemical Sciences
American Journal of Physics Physics
L’Année Philologique Literature index for Classical Studies
Anthropological Index Online free resource
Annual Reviews
Applied Science & Technology Abstracts
Archives Unbound - US History Primary Source Collections
Art Abstracts
ArticleFirst General and Multidisciplinary
Arts Sources from ProQuest
ARTstor Artwork Image Database | How to Access ARTstor from Off Campus
ATLA Religion Database

~ B ~ free ebooks, emphasis on literature and reference
Bibliography of the History of Art - BHA free Litereature Index to Art History, covers 1975-2009
Biography and Genealogy Master Index (Gale)
Biography Index
Biological & Agricultural Index Plus
BioOne Biology & Ecology - some full text
Book Review Digest Plus
Britannica Online
Business Abstracts
Business Insights (Gale) Company profiles and histories
Business Sources from ProQuest

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Cambridge Histories Online
Chicago Manual of Style Online
Chronicle of Higher Education
Clase and Periódica
Computer Database

~ D ~

Demographics Now  Demographic data reports 
Dictionary of Literary Biography
Dissertations - See WorldCat Dissertations
Dissertations - Open Access Theses and Dissertations - free resource

~ E ~
Ebook Central from ProQuest - collection of academic ebooks
eBook Collection from Ebsco - ebook collection
EconLit Economics (ProQuest)
Education Abstracts
Electronic Collections Online (ECO) General and Multidisciplinary
Encyclopaedia Britannica
Encyclopaedia Judaica (Gale Virtual Reference Library)
Encyclopaedia of Islam Online
Encyclopedia of Life free resource, project by biologist Edward O Wilson
ERIC Education (Educational Resource Information Center) EbscoHost
ERIC Education (Educational Resource Information Center) FirstSearch
ERIC Education (Educational Resource Information Center) from ProQuest
Essay & General Literature Index
Ethnic NewsWatch
European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750 free database
Expanded Academic ASAP  General and Multidisciplinary (Gale)

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Feminae: Medieval Women & Gender Index free database
flickr Commons Historic photographs from many public archives, including the Library of Congress, Smithsonian, etc.

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Gale Business Collection (Gale)
Gale Directory Library
Gale Directory of Scholarships, Fellowships & Loans
Gale -- Menu of All Databases
Gale Virtual Reference Library
General OneFile General and Multidisciplinary (Gale)
General Reference Center Gold General and Multidisciplinary (Gale)
General Science Abstracts
Gerritsen Collection - Primary Sources on Women's rights and feminism
Godey's Lady's Book
Going Global provided by the CCPD - worldwide job & internship listings, global career resources
Government Printing Office Monthly Catalog US Government Documents
GreenFILE Environmental Studies
Grove Dictionary of Art

~ H ~
Handbook of Latin American Studies Online free database from the Library of Congress
Harper's Weekly (1857-1912)
Health & Medicine Sources from ProQuest
Health and Wellness Resource Center (Gale)
Health Reference Center-Academic (Gale)
HeinOnline Government Sources
HeritageQuest Genealogy -
HighWire Press Science, Technology, & Medicine, free resource, some full text
Historical Abstracts - History of the World from 1450 to present
(excludes the US & Canada, which are covered in America: History & Life)
History Sources from ProQuest
Humanities Abstracts
Humanities Sources from ProQuest


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IEEE Digital Library Computer Science publications - abstracts only! No full text!
Illustrated London News - covers 1842 - 2003; includes over 260,000 pages with full color imaging.
Image Resources on the Web
Independent Voices Alternative Press publications (access on-campus only)
Index To Legal Periodicals & Books
Inter-Play free resource - index to plays in collections

~ J ~
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association covers 1998 - present
Jewish News Archive free resource from Jewish Telegraphic Agency
Jewish Studies Source
JoVE General Laboratory Techniques

~ K ~
Kalamazoo Gazette current local newspaper
Kalamazoo Gazette Index free resource from the Kalamazoo Public Library - in the "Library" drop down menu, choose "Local Indexes & Community Information." You will be searching the Kalamazoo Gazette Index.
Kalamazoo Gazette Historical Full-text coverage of the weekly and daily versions of the Kalamazoo Gazette, 1837-1922.
Kanopy Streaming Video Over 26,000 documentaries, feature films, & training videos 

~ L ~
L’Année Philologique Literature Index for Classical Studies (No Full Text!) Note: Our subscription is limited to five concurrent users
Lansing State Journal (2002 - present) MeL resource - Michigan residents or Michigan library access only.
LegalTrac (Gale)
Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Catalog image database with some free images
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Library Science
Library Literature
Literary Index free database
Literature & Language Sources from ProQuest

~ M ~

Mango Languages Language learning courses and streaming films
MATH Database free database - Mathematics
Medieval Women & Gender Index (Feminae) free database
MEDLINE Medicine & Health Sciences - FirstSearch
MLA International Bibliography Language & Literature (ProQuest)
(MLA Directory of Periodicals is available from the MLA Bibliography search page)

~ N ~
National Academies Press 4,000+ books available for download - how to download NAP files
National Geographic Magazine Archive every page and every image from each issue, from 1888-1994
National Geographic Publications Index Online (1888-present) about National Geographic Index free resource
Nature Online covers 1997 - current issue
Naxos Music Library online library of thousands of tracks of mostly classical music. Please log out of Naxos Music Library when you are finished. Our subscription is limited to ten concurrent users.
Naxos Music Library Jazz online library of thousands of tracks of Jazz. Please log out of Naxos Music Library Jazz when you are finished. Our subscription is limited to ten concurrent users.
New England Journal of Medicine covers 1990 - current issue
New Grove Dictionary of Jazz
New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians
New Grove Dictionary of Opera
News & Newspapers Sources from ProQuest
NewsBank International and US News Sources
Newspapers - Newsstand National and International Newspapers (Gale)
New York Times (1851 to 3 years ago)
New York Times (1985 to present)
Newsstand National and International Newspapers (Gale)
Nursing Resource Center MeL resource
NYPL Digital Gallery free resource from the New York Public Library

~ O ~
OAIster open digital collections - primary sources & published materials
OmniFile General and Multidisciplinary
Open Access Theses and Dissertations free database
Oxford Art Online
Oxford Companion to Western Art
Oxford English Dictionary
Oxford Music Online

~ P ~
PapersFirst General and Multidisciplinary
Periodicals Online Archive 34 academic journals from first issue up to 1995, in the Liberal Arts Collection 2
Perseus Digital Library free resource, Classical Studies & the Ancient World
Philosopher's Index (ProQuest)
Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress - PILOTS (ProQuest)
Poetry Criticism Online
Population Index free database
PressReader Collection of international newspapers, covers the last 60 days
ProceedingsFirst General and Multidisciplinary
Project Gutenberg free resource, ebooks in the Public Domain
Project Muse
PROLA - Physical Review Online Archive Physics
ProQuest Central Multidisciplinary
ProQuest Ebook Central - database of academic ebooks
ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times
ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the US covers 1970- current year
PsycArticles 90+ Psychology Journals in full text
PsycINFO Psychology (ProQuest)
PubMED free database, Medicine & Health Sciences (National Library of Medicine interface to MEDLINE)

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Readers' Guide Abstracts (1983-present) General Popular Periodicals
Readers' Guide Retrospective (1890-1982) General Popular Periodicals
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature EbscoHost
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

~ S ~
Sage Reference Online
Salem History Online
Scholarships, Fellowships & Loans, 27th ed., 2010 - Directory to Scholarships, Fellowships, and Loans
Science Magazine Online covers 1997 - current issue
Science & Technology Sources from ProQuest
SciFinder Scholar -- Available On-campus Only! -- (Register for SciFinder Scholar - Current Kalamazoo College students/faculty/staff only)
Small Business Resource Center
Social Sciences Abstracts
Social Sciences Sources from ProQuest
Sociological Abstracts
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy free encyclopedia
Statista - statistics & quantitative data on business, politics, demographics, and more
Statistical Abstract of the US covers 1970- current year (ProQuest)

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~ U ~

~ V ~
Value of a Dollar: 1860-2014

~ W ~
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000
Women’s Magazine Archive - Women’s interest magazines, 19th - 21st centuries
Women's Rights and Feminism - see the Gerritsen Collection of Primary Sources
WorldCat Union Catalog of US Libraries
WorldCat Dissertations
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts