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  • NAM Online Directory of Ethnic Media
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    The National Online Directory of Ethnic Media is the most comprehensive listing of ethnic media, America's fastest growing segment of journalism reaching more than 60 million Americans.The NAM Online Directory provides information on more than 2,500 ethnic media organizations in the United States, including print, online, radio and television. It also includes a custom search feature that allows you to create your own search for media by city, state, language, ethnicity, and media type.
    1 user access
  • NARIC Knowledgebase
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    NARIC's databases and directories cover a wide range of disability and rehabilitation issues. This site includes: NARIC Knowledgebase which contains agencies, organizations, publications, and Internet resources; REHABDATA, an extensive database of disability and rehabilitation literature abstracts; the NIDRR Program Directory which lists disability and rehabilitation research projects; and Calendar of Events which lists national and international events with a disability or rehabilitation focus.
  • NASA Images
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    Created through a partnership between NASA and the Internet Archive, NASA imagines offers public access to NASA's image, video, and audio collections in a single, searchable resource. “The site contains everything from classic photos to educational programming and HD video, and is growing all the time as we continue to gain both new and archived media from all of NASA's centers. Through the development of we hope to promote education and facilitate scholarship in the math and sciences at all levels, and to build general interest and excitement around space exploration, aeronautics, and astronomy”.
  • National Academies Press Publications
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    As of June 2, 2011, all PDF versions of books published by the National Academies Press are downloadable to anyone free of charge. This includes a current catalog of more than 4,000 books plus future reports produced by the Press. The mission of the National Academies Press (NAP) -- publisher for the National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, Institute of Medicine, and National Research Council -- is to disseminate the institutions' content as widely as possible. Topics includes Behavioral and Social Sciences; Biology and Life Sciences; Computers and Information Technology; Conflict and Security Issues; Earth Sciences; Education; Energy and Energy Conservation; Engineering and Technology; Environment and Environmental Studies; Food & Nutrition; Health and Medicine; Industry and Labor; Math, Chemistry and Physics; Policy for Science and Technology; Space and Aeronautics; and Transportation and Infrastructure.
  • National
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    A web portal from the publisher of the National Geographic Magazine. Provides access to reprints of articles from various National Geographic Society publications, accessible by subject, as well as photographs and science and environmental news.
  • National Guidelines Clearinghouse
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    NGC is a public resource for evidence-based clinical practice guidelines.
  • National Institutes of Health Resources
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    Free online health information from the US Government’s medical research agency.
  • National Journal Group's Policy Central
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    the National Journal Group is a leading source of nonpartisan reporting on the current political environment and emerging policy trends. Their Policy Central web site allows you to track the development of public policy with archives dating back to 1977; get forward-looking, twice-daily insight on the key players, behind-the-scenes deals, and political strategies and alliances in Congress; obtain coverage of the media's coverage of important developments from hundreds of print, online and broadcast sources; research the largest database of over 5,000 public opinion surveys on political races, important issues and national figures; and, track political and issue campaigns with streaming video of 3,500 television advertisements.
  • National Jukebox
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    The Library of Congress presents the National Jukebox, which makes historical sound recordings available to the public free of charge. The Jukebox includes recordings from the extraordinary collections of the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation and other contributing libraries and archives.
  • National Library of Australia Historic Australian Newspapers, 1803-1954
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    The Australian Newspapers service allows access to historic Australian newspapers digitised as part of the Australian Newspapers Digitisation Program.
  • National Ocean Service
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    The National Ocean Service (NOS) studies, monitors, and protects coastaland marine areas in the United States. The NOS web site offers detailedinformation about the agency’s activities, including access toeducational videos and weekly podcasts on various coastal sciencetopics. The site also hosts more than 1,000 up-to-date nautical charts,tide level data updated every 10 minutes, and beautiful photography inan image gallery. Teachers will find games, activity suggestions, andlesson plan ideas for students in grades 3-12. This site is an excellentresource for students, teachers, mariners, and anyone interested inAmerica’s coastal ecology.
  • National Sea Grant Library
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    The National Sea Grant Library, NSGL, (formerly known as the National Sea Grant Depository) was established in 1970 as an archive and lending library for Sea Grant funded documents. These documents cover a wide variety of subjects, including oceanography, marine education, aquaculture, fisheries, limnology, coastal zone management, marine recreation and law.
  • National Service Center for Environmental Publications
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    This site was designed to provide easy access to EPA’s publications and simple navigation to other services which may help in locating environmental information. Frequently asked questions are divided into two sections, those questions directly relating to the site and services and those which are typically asked by the general public relating to a myriad of environmental issues. Includes more than 26,000 digital publications available free of charge.
  • National Socialism, Holocaust, Resistance and Exile, 1933-1945
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    National Socialism, Holocaust, Resistance and Exile, 1933-1945, is a database containing fundamental primary sources on the Nationalist Socialist State and the NSDAP, Nazi ideology and propaganda, National Socialist justice and legislation, on resistance and persecution, and annihilation and expulsion in the “Third Reich”. These carefully compiled and digitized documents contain total of approximately 40,000 sources with about 450,000 pages.
    User Interface: English and German; Language: German.
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    NationMaster is a freely available website compiling data from such sources as the CIA World Factbook, UN, and OECD. Allows users to quickly generate maps and graphs.
  • Naxos Music Library
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    Naxos Music Library is the world's largest online classical music library. Currently, it offers streaming access to more than 35,540 CDs with more than 506,700 tracks. The library offers the catalogs of more than 50 classical, jazz and world music labels with more labels joining every month. The aim of NML is to eventually offer access to every work of classical music ever recorded and to become the ultimate resource in the classical music field. In future, users will also be able to view the instrumentation of all orchestral and chamber music works and to access comprehensive analyses of all the most important works.
    15 users access.
  • Naxos Music Library Jazz
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    Naxos Music Library Jazz is one of the most comprehensive collections ofjazz music available online. It offers over 20,000 tracks of jazz from over2,000 albums. Hundreds of jazz, blues, and R&B artists - from the U.S. andaround the world - are represented.
  • Naxos Music Library – Sheet Music
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    The Naxos Music Library offers over 45,000 sheet music titles in all classical genres, spanning music from Medieval to the 21st century and composers from Bach to Arvo Part. You can download the music easily and print using the FreeHand Solero viewer, available for download on the site.
  • Naxos Video Library
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    Off campus access is temporarily unavailable.
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  • NBER Working Papers
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    Research from the National Bureau of Economic Research, founded in 1920, is a private, nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization dedicated to promoting a greater understanding of how the economy works. The NBER is committed to undertaking and disseminating unbiased economic research among public policymakers, business professionals, and the academic community.
  • Neighborhood Change Database [NCDB] Tract Data 1970-2000
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    Geolytics Neighborhood Change Database (NCDB) 1970-2000 provides access to selected variables from the 1970 to 2000 Censuses at the nation, state, county, or census tract levels. Where available, normalized time-series data can be accessed in Census 2000 tract boundaries. Download data as a CSV, DBF, MapInfo file, or shapefile. Maximum of 5 simultaneous users.
    Note: The NCDB:1970-2000 works with *Internet Explorer* only. For access to 1970-2010 data in 2010 boundaries, click here.
  • Neighborhood Change Database [NCDB] Tract Data 1970-2010
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    Geolytics Neighborhood Change Database (NCDB) 1970-2010 provides access to selected variables from the 1970 to 2010 Censuses at the nation, state, county, or census tract levels. Where available, normalized time-series data can be accessed in Census 2010 tract boundaries. Download data as a CSV, DBF, MapInfo file, or shapefile. Maximum of 5 simultaneous users.
  • Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations
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    The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic analogues to traditional paper-based theses and dissertations. The NDLTD assists students and universities in using electronic publishing and digital libraries to more effectively share knowledge in order to unlock the potential benefits worldwide.
  • New American Bible
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    The official edition from the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, the New American Bible (1970) is the online version of the official Roman Catholic Bible. Unfortunately, it is not searchable. It was preceded by the Douay-Rheims Bible ( and the Confraternity Bible.
  • New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online
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    The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online is a key reference resource for the study of Economics and contains the full text of the 8-volume print edition and is updated at least four times a year with new articles and updates. It offers search and browse facilities, contains hyperlinked cross-references and links to related sites, sources of further information and bibliographical citations and enables users to bookmark searches and articles, along with their own notes, in My Dictionary, or add links to articles on social bookmarking sites.
  • New York Times (Current)
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    ull-text coverage, 1980-present, of the US newspaper of record. Offers superb coverage of national and international news, plus coverage of important speeches and documents, Supreme Court decisions, and presidential press conference transcripts.
  • New York Times (Historical)
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    The New York Times offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue (September 18, 1851). The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
  • New York Tribune (Historical)
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    The New York Tribune offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue April 10, 1841). The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
  • NewsBank Retrospective
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    NewsBank Retrospective is a full-text, newspaper information resource with news articles from 1970-1991. The database covers major issues and events from contemporary American history including firsthand reports and varying regional perspectives. Coverage is from dozens of U.S. local newspapers, including twenty-two titles from California alone.
  • Nihon Kokugo Daijiten (日本国語大辞典Web版)
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    Published by Yoshikawa Kobunkan, it is the largest and most authoritative encyclopedia for the history of Japan. One simultaneous access is shared by eight GWLA consortium universities. Click on the green arrow buttons to start and end your session.
  • Nihon rekishi chimei taikei
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    Published by Heibonsha, it is a gazetteer of Japan. One simultaneous access is shared by ten GWLA consortium universities. Click on the Enter & Logout buttons to start and end your session.
  • Nikkei Telecom 21
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    Nikkei Telecom21 is the Japan’s largest online database on business. It provides access to the latest news from the Nikkei newswire service, news archives, business information, and corporate profiles. One (1) simultaneous access is provided on/off USC campus.
  • Nineteenth Century Collections Online (NCCO)
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    19th Century Collections Online is a multi-year global digitization and publishing program focusing on archival collections of primary sources providing full-text, fully searchable content. The collection includes monographs, newspapers, pamphlets, manuscripts, ephemera, maps, statistics, and more in both Western and non-Western languages. Currently available are over 10,000,000 pages in the following modules: Asia and the West: Diplomacy and Cultural Exchange;British Politics and Society;British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High & Popular Culture//European Literature, 1790-1840.
  • Nineteenth-Century Fiction
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    250 novels from the period 1782 to 1903, including works by all the major Victorian novelists such as Dickens, Thackeray, the Brontes, Eliot and Hardy, as well as the landmarks of Gothic and other fiction from the Romantic period.

    Part of the Literature Online collection.

  • Nineteenth-Century scholarly projects (NINES)
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    NINES has developed an innovative, federated online publishing model and the software system to support it. Listed below are the important 19th-century scholarly projects, journals, and archives.
  • Nixon Years, 1969-1974
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    These files allow scholars and researchers the opportunity to assess, from a British, European and Commonwealth perspective, Nixon’s handling of numerous Cold War crises, his administration’s notable achievements, as well as his increasingly controversial activities and unorthodox use of executive powers culminating in Watergate and resignation.
  • NLM Gateway
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    The NLM Gateway allows users to search in multiple retrieval systems at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). The current Gateway searches MEDLINE/PubMed, OLDMEDLINE, LOCATORplus, MEDLINEplus, DIRLINE, AIDS Meetings, Health Services Research Meetings, Space Life Sciences Meetings, and HSRProj
  • NOAA Central Library Publications
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    The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration site resources available include government documents, photographs, maps, and rare and archival materials. Disciplines covered include weather and atmospheric sciences, oceanography, ocean engineering, nautical charting, marine ecology, marine resources, ecosystems, coastal studies, aeronomy, geodesy, cartography, mathematics and statistics.
  • North American Women's Letters and Diaries
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    This is a primary full-text digital collection of over 150,000 pages of diaries and letters related to the experiences of 1,325 women. It covers women in North America from Colonial times to around 1950.
  • North Carolina Newspaper Digitization Project
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    A project of the North Carolina State Archives, this collection contains over 23,000 pages from newspapers dating from 1751 until 1898. Click on the link "Newspapers Included" to see the current list of titles from 6 towns. The runs are mostly short, sometimes with only 2 or 3 issues from one paper. Advertisements are included, including indexing of the text. Navigation is a bit awkward.
    In addition to browsing, you can search by keyword, year, or a particular newspaper. Results include a thumbnail of the newspaper as well as its title and the date of the particular result. Clicking on the thumbnail of the page provides a viewer window to show you the whole page, with icons for moving around, zooming, turning the paper, etc.
  • Nuremburg Laws and Nazi Annulment of German Jewish Nationality
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    This collection consists of index cards listing the name, date and place of birth, occupation and last address of Jews whose German citizenship was revoked in accordance with the "Nuremberg Laws" of 1935, including Jews from Germany, Austria and Czech Bohemia. The cards are generally in alphabetical order. Suffix names "Israel" for men and "Sara" for women were added by law in 1936 to readily identify persons of Jewish descent.