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Over 4,000 political, physical, outline, population, precipitation, climate, historic, and other thematic maps. (Images)

American magazines published between 1693 and 1865. (Full-text).

Search business journals, trade magazines, news, and company profiles. (Some full-text).

A multi-disciplinary database of journals, magazines, book chapters, and government reports. (Some full-text).

A top encyclopedia of science and technology with biographies, news, and images. (Full-text).

Electronic books in history and the arts. All books are chosen by scholars. (Full-text).

Accounting, tax management, and auditing trade publications and journals, plus standards from IFAC. Includes non-US accounting and tax publications. (Some full-text).
Note: U.S. GAAP standards are now available in the Accounting Standards Codification.

Journals, magazines, and conference proceedings in the computer sciences. (Full-text).

An index of journals, books, proceedings, and dissertations in computer science. (Citations only).

Essays and images from books on blues, jazz, gospel, and more. (Full-text).

An index of agriculture, animal and plant sciences, and environmental science. (Citations only).

Journal articles related to social gerontology and aging-related content from several disciplines. (Full text).

Magazines, newsletters, and journals in alternative or traditional medicine. (Full-text).

An index of journals, book chapters, and dissertations in United States and Canadian history. (Some full-text).

Journals and magazines in chemistry and related fields. (Full-text).

U.S. Census Bureau data on people, housing, and business. (Full-text).

Newsreels, archival footage, and documentaries. Historical coverage ranges from 1492 - 2000. (Streaming media).

Books, primary documents, images, sound, and video from the Library of Congress. (Full-text).

Biographies of people who shaped United States history and culture. (Full-text).

American magazines published between 1740 and 1940. (Full-text).

Free Web site with famous speeches in audio, video, or text formats. (Streaming media).

Listen to roots music and popular music from America's past (pre-1960). (Streaming media).

Review articles on top research topics in biological, physical, and social sciences. (Full-text).

Free Web site with corporate annual reports. (Full-text).

Free Web site with corporate annual reports. Free registration is required. (Full-text).

Research papers on cultures of North America, Mesoamerica, and other places. (Full-text).

An index of journals and magazine in art from 1984 to present. (Some full-text).

A digital collection of historical content covering U.S. Hispanic history, literature and culture. (Full-text).

An index of journals and magazines in every field of study. (Citations only).

Digital library of images in art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences. (Images).

Comprehensive engineering reference data on materials.

A directory of professional and nonprofit organizations. (Full-text).





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