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  • Balance of Payment Statistics (IMF)
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    The Balance of Payment Statistics (BOPS) database provides time series data for balance of payments and international investment position for countries; world and regional tables of balance of payments components and aggregates; and descriptions of methodologies, compilation practices and data sources used by individual countries. Available through the International Monetary Fund (IMF) eLibrary.
  • Banking Information Source
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    This database enables you to search essential banking industry publications for information about the financial services industry, banking and industry trends
  • Bartleby.com
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    A comprehensive public reference library containing a searchable database of reference, verse, and classic literature. The site is divided into four sections: Reference, Verse, Fiction and Nonfiction. Recently added were the 1914 Oxford Edition of the Complete Works of William Shakespeare and the Columbia Encyclopedia, 6th edition. With the release of five preeminent contemporary reference works, Bartleby.com becomes the most comprehensive reference publisher on the web. Coupled with a completely redesigned web site, Bartleby.com meets the needs of students, educators, and the intellectually curious and forms the preeminent electronic publishing enterprise of the twenty-first century.

    See also: Project Bartleby Arhive

  • Basque Database
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    The database provides access to information about Basque topics written or produced after 1994. Core journals are indexed completely while other journal articles appear in the database when they fit the scope of the database. Formats included are articles, books, chapters of edited books, dissertations, and other publications. Also included are Basque-related videos and DVDs, musical recordings, maps, and other media. The database currently contains more than 18,000 records.
  • BBC Country Profiles
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    This site supplies information on the history, economy, and politics ofcountries and territories. Each profile includes an overview, map,facts, and current leaders. A media overview provides information on thepress, television, radio, news agencies, and number of Internet users.Links provided on the side of the profile connect to the latest news andkey stories, BBC links, background articles, related Internet sites andvideo and audio clips from the BBC archives. Additional features includetimelines, recent news links, background articles, Internet sites, andBBC archive video and audio clips. Information on over 20 keyinternational organizations is also included.
  • Begell Digital Library
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    The Begell Digital Library Collection is a consolidated and peer-reviewed collection of leading academic, research, and applied work in the fields of engineering and biomedical sciences.
  • Berg Fashion Library
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    Berg Fashion Library provides integrated text and image content on world dress and fashion throughout history. Berg includes the Berg Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, an extensive E-Book collection, a vast image bank, and links to related reference resources. It is updated several times a year.
  • Bertolt Brecht Werke
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    Bertolt Brecht's work has always provoked heated discussion, though today he is viewed as principally a classicist and a rationalist. Bertolt Brechts Werke im World Wide Web is an ideal instrument for research and will revolutionise the academic study of Brecht's oeuvre. All texts follow the Grosse kommentierte Berliner und Frankfurter Ausgabe. The notes provide information on the background to each work, its textual history and reception, and give details of Brecht's collaborators, sources and models, as well as comments on individual points.
  • BHI: British Humanities Index
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    This database indexes over 370 international humanities journals and weekly magazines published in the UK and other English speaking countries, as well as newspapers published in the UK. Coverage includes 1962 to current.
  • Bible In English
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    20 different versions of the English Bible from the tenth to the twentieth century, including 12 full Bibles, 5 New Testament texts, 2 versions of the Gospels only, and William Tyndale's translations of the Pentateuch, Jonah and the New Testament.

    Part of the Literature Online collection.

  • Biblical Archaeology Society
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    This site provides an full-text online archive of past issues of the journal Biblical Archaeology Review (1975 to present), Bible Review (1985 to 2005 complete) and Archaeology Odyssey (1998 to 2006 complete), Special Collections assembles articles from BAR on each of several topics (e.g., Dead Sea Scrolls, Temple Mount). Clicking on the BAS icon in the upper right brings up news, online-only features, and several e-books published by the Society.
  • Bibliografía de la Literatura Española
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    Bibliographic database of Spanish literature.
  • Bibliographie de Civilisation Medievale Online: International
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    Bibliographie de Civilisation Médiévale (BCM) is a bibliography of books that can be searched together with or separately from the IMB (Brepols International Directory of Medievalists.
  • Bibliography Of American Literature
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    Recognised as one of the greatest achievements of twentieth-century scholarship, the Bibliography of American Literature describes in exhaustive detail the works of America's most important literary writers from the time of the Revolution to 1930. More than 37,000 works are listed, essentially the complete printed record of American literature from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
  • Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS)
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    The Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) contains over 737,175 records (as of July 9, 2009) on all subjects (especially in the humanities and the social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present. Through the 1991 printed version, the BAS included citations to Western-language periodical articles, monographs, chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings, anthologies, and Festschriften, etc. Monographs published since 1992 have not been added to the database, and users seeking such monographs are urged to consult other general resources and databases (RLIN, OCLC, etc.). The online BAS offers users various methods for seeking citations. A separate screen allows users to set their preferences for displaying and downloading data in different formats and character encodings. The BAS is updated regularly, with batch posting of thousands of new entries in each upload.
  • Bibliography of British and Irish History
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    The Bibliography of British and Irish History provides bibliographic data on historical writing dealing with the British Isles, and with the British Empire and Commonwealth, during all periods for which written documentation is available - from 55BC to the present. The Bibliography of British and Irish History provides bibliographic data on historical writing dealing with the British Isles, and with the British Empire and Commonwealth, during all periods for which written documentation is available - from 55BC to the present.
  • Bibliography of English Women Writers 1500-1640
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    The Bibliography of English Women Writers 1500-1640 has evolved into a still-growing list of scholarship about 738 recovered writers and located texts, canonical and non-canonical. It identifies many hitherto unknown writers, including among them not only already familiar figures, but also women refugees such as the recusants, women in the colonies, Marrano women (Anusot), women translators, and English women writers in French, Greek, Latin, Spanish, Irish Gaelic, Scottish Gaelic and Welsh.
  • Bibliography of Native North Americans
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    From the Human Relations Area Files (HRAF), this is an electronic publication that contains the citations from the cumulative eight volumes of the Ethnographic Bibliography of North America as well as additional new citations. The Bibliography of Native North Americans contains citations to literature about native peoples of North America published from the sixteenth century to the present. Native North Americans include Aleuts; Eskimos or Inuit of Greenland, northern Canada, Alaska, and eastern Siberia; and other native peoples (i.e. "Indians") of Alaska, Canada, the United States, and Mexico north of the northern boundary of Mesoamerica. All citations are to published materials: books, journal articles, essays, conference papers, and US and Canadian government documents.
  • Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and Répertoire international de la littérature de l'art (RILA)
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    BHA is the most comprehensive art history bibliography available worldwide, covering European and American art and material culture from late antiquity (4th century A.D.) to the present. It indexes and abstracts art-related books, bibliographies, conference proceedings, dissertations, corpora, festschriften, exhibition and dealers' catalogues, and articles from more than 2,500 periodicals. Abstracts are in English or French.
  • Biblioteca Virtual del Patrimonio Bibliográfico
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    This database contains digital facsimiles of rare manuscript collections and early printed books which are part of Spain's historical patrimony. It includes more than 900,000 pages and 3218 titles preserved in Spanish public libraries. The project is produced by Spain's Ministerio de Cultura and the Comunidades Autonomas.
  • Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina
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    The BTL Online database provides electronic access to all editions of Latin texts published in the Bibliotheca Teubneriana, ranging from antiquity and late antiquity to medieval and neo-Latin texts. A total of approximately 13 million word forms are thus accessible electronically.The user interface allows various and differentiated searches. Classical scholars and ancient historians are provided with a valuable tool for both research and the preparation of teaching at school and university level.Each year, the database is extended by the texts of the newly printed Latin editions of the Bibliotheca Teubneriana.
  • Big Picture Book of Viruses
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    The Big Picture Book of Viruses is intended to serve as both a catalog of virus pictures on the Internet and as an educational resource to those seeking more information about viruses.
  • Biodiversity Heritage Library
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    The Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) is a consortium of natural history and botanical libraries that cooperate to digitize and make accessible the legacy literature of biodiversity held in their collections and to make that literature available for open access and responsible use as a part of a global “biodiversity commons.” BHL also serves as the foundational literature component of the Encyclopedia of Life (EOL). BHL content may be freely viewed through the online reader or downloaded in part or as a complete work in PDF, OCR text, or JPG2000 file formats.
  • Biographical Dictionary
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    S9.com is a Wikipedia type system and everyone can edit biographies or even create their own. S9.com was established in 1997 and since then has grown into one of the largest biography sites on the planet.
  • Biographical Memoirs
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    Published since 1877, Biographical Memoirs are brief biographies of deceased National Academy of Sciences members, written by those who knew them or their work. These biographies provide a personal and scholarly view of the lives and work of America's most distinguished scientists and a biographical history of science in the United States.
  • Biography In Context
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    This database provides biographical information for over 500,000 people. Search for current or historic figures based on name, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates or places, or occupation, as well as by broad subject categories (e.g., the Obama administration, criminals, inventors, etc.), keyword and full text. A sidebar on the home page includes current articles on prominent individuals. Searches can be limited to full-text and/or peer-reviewed articles.Results may include images, video, audio, podcasts, websites.Content comes from over 170 Gale reference works, as well as full-text articles from over 325 newspapers and journals. See Resources for video tutorials and other tips.
  • Biography Index Past and Present (H.W. Wilson)
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    Biography Index: Past and Present is a trusted, biographical resource. Featuring retrospective coverage from Biography Index back to its first publication in 1946, it combines retrospective coverage with current indexing to produce a comprehensive biographical resource for students, scholars, media professionals, book clubs, and all researchers seeking biographical information. Content Includes: Over a million article and book citations Retrospective coverage from Biography Index back to its first publication in 1946 Coverage of present-day news-makers Entries on individuals that reflect the perspective of the time when they were written.
  • BioMedCentral
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    Original peer-reviewed research articles from over 200 science, technology, and medicine titles made freely and permanently accessible online.
  • BioMedCentral Open Access
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    Original peer-reviewed research articles from over 200 science, technology, and medicine titles made freely and permanently accessible online.
  • BioOne 1 & 2
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    BioOne is a full-text online aggregation of over 80 high-impact, peer-reviewed bioscience research journals, covering the biological, ecological, and environmental sciences. The titles are published by scientific societies and other nonprofit organizations, and most have, until now, been available only in print.
  • BioOne Abstracts & Indexes
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    This BioOne bibliographic database is an indexed and fully-searchable collection of abstracts that link to the full text articles available from the BioOne organization. BioOne provides a unique aggregation of over 82 high-impact bioscience research journals from more than 66 publishers. Additional publishers and journals will be added over time. These titles are produced by societies and non-commercial publishers and a majority were previously available only in printed form. BioOne was developed by the American Institute of Biological Sciences (AIBS), SPARC (the Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition), the University of Kansas, the Greater Western Library Alliance, and Allen Press. The organization is committed to a non-profit objective of disseminating important, scholarly information focused on the biological, ecological and environmental sciences by recovering costs while ensuring sustainability. More information can be found at www.bioone.org.
  • Biosis Citation Index
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    Life sciences and biomedical research covering pre-clinical and experimental research, methods and instrumentation, animal studies, and more. Access content from journals, meetings, patents, and books. Search precisely with BCI indexing and enhanced MeSH terms. Backfiles available to 1926.
  • Black Drama (Second Edition)
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    Contains approximately 1,462 plays by 233 playwrights, with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. The database also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays. Close to 600 of the plays are published here for the first time, including a number by major authors.
  • Black Studies Center
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    The Black Studies Center provides access to several resources at once: Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), 10 historical African American newspapers, Black Literature Index, 100 oral history videos in History Makers, and Black Abolitionist Papers (1830-1865).
  • Blackwell Reference Online
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    Blackwell Reference Online is a vast online library giving instant access to the most authoritative and up-to-date scholarship across the social sciences. With more than 380 reference volumes available, and dozens more added each year, it is the largest social science and humanities reference collection available online.
  • Bloomberg
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    Financial information, news and much more is available on the Bloomberg terminals which can be found in the Crocker Business Library (HOH 201), Accounting Library (ACC 105) and Popovich Hall (JKP 201J and JKP 300). Click the link below for more information.
  • Blue Letter Bible
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    Containing 14 searchable versions of the Holy Bible, Blue Letter Bibleoffers an extensive insight into one of the world’s most popular books.Passages can be changed from version to version for easy comparison andvarious tools (an encyclopedia, a dictionary, 23 text commentaries, and30 audio/video commentaries) help users explore chapter and verse.Additional resources include charts, outlines, timelines, and maps, plusfour streaming audio versions, are available from each passage’s page.When appropriate for the passage, over 2,700 hymns are also available(lyrics are shown with link to a MIDI file to play music). This webresource is useful for anyone interested in biblical study andespecially notable for comparing Bible versions.
  • BoardEx
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    Detailed information on board members of public companies. Please contact the Crocker Business Library for more information at the link below.
  • Boardview
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    Economic statistics and other indicators. Please contact the Crocker Business Library for access.
  • Book Review Digest Plus (H.W. Wilson)
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    Book Review Digest Plus is an essential library tool that brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources. Unlike reviews on book-sale sites and the open Internet, many of the reviews are serious, academic works. This invaluable resource for literary and biographical research is essential for readers’ advisory and collection development.
  • Book Review Digest Retrospective: 1903-1982 (H.W. Wilson)
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    Reflecting nearly eight decades of H.W. Wilson’s Book Review Digest, this Retrospective database provides excerpts from and citations to reviews of adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction. Virtually every major idea that shaped the 20th century found expression in books. The reactions to those ideas are reflected in the reviews of those books, and this database makes it easy to search this vast record of information.
  • Book Review Index Online Plus
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    Book Review Index Online Plus is a comprehensive guide to book reviews that includes more than 5 million review citations from thousands of publications, with linking to more than 630,000 full-text book reviews. Beyond the core list of journals and periodicals listed below, additional citations and full-text reviews are available from such sources as American Film, Commentary, Monthly Review, Mother Jones, Psychology Today, Smithsonian, and Variety.
  • Books in Print with Reviews
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    Combines the most trusted and authoritative source for bibliographic information with powerful search, discovery and collection development tools designed specifically to streamline the book discovery and acquisition process. The Global edition offers global coverage, including U.S., Canadian, European, and Australian publications.
  • Books@Ovid Purchased eBooks
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    Access to 300+ major texts and handbooks in primary care, nursing, pharmacology, and internal medicine.
  • Breast Cancer Information Center
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    Created by ebrary, this site features full-text documents, fact sheets, posters, and other materials from a number of government agencies (National Cancer Institute, National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund, CDC, etc.) and other authoritative sources.
  • Brepols International Directory of Medievalists
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    The International Directory of Medievalists will contain the names and addresses of specialists from over 70 different countries for the majority of their fields of study. It was compiled by means of international collaboration in the context of the work undertaken by the Fé́dération Internationale des Instituts d'Etudes Médiévales (F.I.D.E.M.) under the auspices of UNESCO.
  • Brill Online Reference Works
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    Founded in 1683, Brill is a publishing house with a rich history and a strong international focus. Brill’s publications focus on the Humanities and Social Sciences, International Law and selected areas in the Sciences.
  • Brill's New Pauly
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    The online equivalent of the print edition of both New Pauly and Neue Pauly (available in Doheny Reference/Classics, Call No. DE5.N4813 2002).This work provides authoritative coverage of the ancient world, from the prehistory of the Aegean (2d millennium BCE) to late antiquity, with a special section devoted to the history of the classical tradition and the history of classical scholarship. Scholarly articles, many illustrated with maps, site plans, genealogical tables, and photos.It is automatically updated whenever a new print volume is published.If you need to make extensive use of this database, you should read "Fonts, special characters, and appearance of the text," on the Welcome page.
  • Britannica Online Academic Edition
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    Britannica Online consists of a fully searchable and browsable collection of authoritative references, including Britannica's latest article database, hundreds of articles not found in the print Britannica, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary (Tenth Edition), the Britannica Book of the Year, and thousands of links to other World Wide Web sites selected by Britannica editors. The online version of Britannica Online is continuously updated and enhanced on a daily basis with new articles, revisions, and related Internet sites.
  • British History Online
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    Access to freely-accessible information and "Calendar of State Papers".
  • British Library Holocaust recordings
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    The testimonies now available are drawn from a major oral history programme - The Living Memory of the Jewish Community - which between 1987 and 2000 gathered 186 audio life story interviews with Jewish survivors of the Holocaust and their children. It was initiated by National Life Stories based in the BL's oral history section and funded by a number of organisations including the Harold Hyam Wingate Foundation, the John S Cohen Foundation and the Porjes Charitable Trust.
  • British Literary Manuscripts Online
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    British Literary Manuscripts Online presents facsimile images of literary manuscripts, including letters and diaries, drafts of poems, plays, novels, and other literary works, and similar materials. Searching is based on tags and descriptive text associated with each manuscript. British Literary Manuscripts Online is published in two parts: British Literary Manuscripts Online, Medieval and Renaissance and British Literary Manuscripts Online, c. 1660-1900.
  • British Newspapers 1600-1950
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    The British Newspapers 1600-1950 is the most significant digital collection of British historic newspapers. New conservation and imaging techniques and a new cross-searchable platform adopted by the British Library offers unparalleled access and discoverability to this valuable historical and cultural archive. In addition one will find specially commissioned essays and contextual materials written by expert scholars intended to help non-specialist users with perspective and analysis.
  • British Pathe Archives
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    British Pathe is the world's leading multimedia resource with a history stretching back over a century.
  • British Periodicals
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    British Periodicals provides access to the searchable full text of hundreds of periodicals from the late seventeenth century to the early twentieth, comprising millions of high-resolution facsimile page images.
  • British School at Rome Library & Archive
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    A collection of 27,000 images from 4 collections held by the British School of Rome: Ward-Perkins photographic collection (archaeological sites in Libya, South Etruria Survey, and WWII damage in Italy); Ashby (archaeology of ancient Greece and Rome); Mackey (19th century images of Rome, Sardinia, and Sicily); and Bulwer (19th century views of Italy, France, and Greece).
  • Brockelmann Online
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    This online version of the classic reference work in two volumes and three supplements provides bio-bibliographic information about works written in Arabic and their authors, with an emphasis on the classical period. Individual entries typically consist of a biographical section and a list of the author's works in manuscript and print, with references to secondary literature. This online version of the classic reference work in two volumes and three supplements provides bio-bibliographic information about works written in Arabic and their authors, with an emphasis on the classical period. Individual entries typically consist of a biographical section and a list of the author's works in manuscript and print, with references to secondary literature.
  • Building Green
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    Trial access will expire on 12/15/2014.
    Off campus access is temporarily unavailable.
  • Bungei Kurabu. Meiji hen (文芸俱楽部. 明治篇)
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    Published by Hakubunkan 博文館 in 1895-1933, Bungei Kurabu 文芸倶楽部 is a major literary journal of the time, in which you'd find works by Higuchi Ichiyo, Izumi Kyoka, Tayama Katai, etc. This electronic version contains its 284 issues in full text covering the period of Meiji from 1895 January to 1912 December. The database also indexes (index only) two other important journals of modern Japan: Taiyo 太陽 (1895-1928; 531 issues) and Daiichi Koto Gakko Koyukai Zaisshi 第一高等学校校友会雑誌 (1890-1944; 380 issues), and a part of Chuo Koron 中央公論 (滝田樗陰旧蔵近代作家原稿集).
  • Business & Human Rights Resource Centre
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    This site is one of the fastest ways to find information about the exploitive practices of 4000 businesses worldwide, which would be difficult to locate by other means. Users can begin searching by company name, issue, country, or topic. Balanced coverage is provided via news, announcements, and special resources while providing responses from the accused companies. By making negative enterprise behavior more transparent, the Business & Human Rights Resource Centre may help stop companies’ human rights abuses.
  • Business Abstracts with Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
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    Business Abstracts with Full Text™ offers a multitude of business magazines and scholarly journals: this comprehensive database contains the full text of articles from more than 510 key publications dating back to 1995, and provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more.
    Part of the OmniFile collection.
  • Business Expert Press eBooks
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    A collection of over 180 concise ebooks on a wide range of business topics. Available with unrestricted access through the ebrary platform, these ebooks can be freely downloaded in their entirety. Topics include: Management, Planning, Revenue Management, International Business Enterprises, Globalization, Purchasing, Marketing, Public Relations, Business Strategy, Supply Chain Management, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, Consumer Behavior and more.
  • Business Insights: Essentials
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    Research and analyze companies and industries around the world with extensive reference content from Gale's core business collection, easy-to-use company fundamentals and investment research reports, SWOT reports, industry rankings, profiles, market share data, company histories, and more. This is the successor to Gale's Business & Company Resource Center.
  • Business Periodicals Index Retrospective: 1913-1982 (H.W. Wilson)
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    Business Periodicals Index Retrospective™ 1913-1982 offers a rich compendium of resources on the history of business, from accounts of technological advances and business strategies, marketing triumphs and failures, company profiles and iconic executives. It is invaluable for research into the broader developments that shape present-day capitalism, from the history of telecommunications to the rise of the global automobile market, and from the building of the international monetary system to the worldwide credit crunch. This resource contains indexing of more than 1,000 periodicals, with citations to more than 2.5 million articles.