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  • U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases
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    Full text of Medical Management Of Biological Casualties Handbook 4th Edition (February 2001). The U.S. Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases (USAMRIID) conducts research to develop strategies, products, information, procedures, and training programs for medical defense against biological warfare threats and naturally occurring infectious diseases that require special containment.
  • U.S. Congressional Serial Set, 1817-1994
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    A full-text database of key publications of the United States Congress. It documents the official activities of the committees of the House and the Senate, including the journals, reports, and documents. In addition, through the nineteenth century the Serial Set also included publications of the executive departments relating to important public issues. It contains, for example, reports on education, public health, and agriculture, as well as maps and color plates. The database consists of approximately 369,000 publications published in 14,500 volumes and over 11 million pages.
  • U.S. History In Context
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    History Resource Center: U.S. provides integrated access to over 4,000 historical (primary) documents, articles from more than 30 reference titles, and over 110 full-text journals covering themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present. The material also includes citations from over 180 additional history journals from the Institute for Scientific Information's Arts and Humanities Citation Index, as well as the entire "American Journey Online" series.
  • U.S. Relations with the Vatican and the Holocaust, 1940-1950
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    Correspondence, reports and more explore America’s relations with the Vatican during World War II and the Holocaust. This collection consists of the State Department’s records of the personal representative of the President to Pope Pius XII, including the Decimal File, Confidential Correspondence File and the Airgrams File.
  • U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs 1832-1978
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    U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs 1832-1978 is a fully searchable database of approximately 11 million pages and more than 350,000 separate documents related to the Supreme Court from 1832-1978.. Approximately 150,000 Supreme Court cases are featured, the majority consisting of those for which the Court did not give a full opinion. U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs comprises over 150,000 cases from the generation before the American Civil War to the decade of the Vietnam War and Watergate. It covers every aspect of law: civil rights law; constitutional law; corporate law; environmental law; gender law; labor law; legal history and legal theory; property law; taxation; trademark and intellectual property law, among other subjects.
  • uCentral
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    Unbound Medicine’s point of care product which allows institutions to deliver information at the point of care and communicate with mobile users. uCentral can be used online over the Web, downloaded to a personal digital assistant (PDA), or wirelessly via a smartphone,BlackBerry, iPhone or other wireless device
  • ulrichsweb.com (Ulrichs)
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    Ulrich's Periodical Directory provides users with essential serials bibliographic and access information that ranges from subscription rates to the latest web sites updated monthly. Nearly a quarter of a million consumer and trade magazines, academic and scholarly publications, monographic series, newsletters, newspapers, electronic publications, 'zines, and many other types of serial publications and services published throughout the world on all subjects, are profiled.
  • Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels
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    Beginning with the first underground comix from the 1960’s to the works of modern sequential artists, this collection will contain more than 75,000 pages of comics and graphic novels, along with 25,000 pages of interviews, criticism, and journal articles that document the continual growth and evolution of this artform.
  • UNESCO databases
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    List and description of about 69 Information services and Documentation centres located at Headquarters and field offices, as well as virtual Clearing Houses. The database gives access to website, online databases and publications of the service.
  • UNESCO World Atlas of Gender Equality in Education
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    With over 120 maps, charts and tables, the /UNESCO World Atlas of Gender Equality in Education/ (2012) enables readers to visualize the educational pathways of girls and boys in terms of access, participation and progression from pre-primary to tertiary education, and places issues of gender equality in a broader context.It features a wide range of sex-disaggregated data and gender indicators from the UNESCO Institute for Statistics. It also illustrates the extent to which gender disparities in education have changed since 1970 and are shaped by factors such as national wealth, geographic location, investment in education and fields of study.
  • United Nations Environment Programme
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    The United Nations Environment Programme and World Conservation Monitoring Centre combined their interests for this site has information on biodiversity worldwide, including publications and a species database.
  • United Nations Official Document System
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    This is the official repository for documents published by the United Nations. The full text of parliamentary documents and official records from 1992 to present are accessible in Portable Document Format (PDF) in all official languages of the United Nations. Full text of resolutions from all UN bodies are available from 1946 to present.

    The database can be searched by date, document symbol, full text words or by a combination.

  • United States Commission on Civil Rights
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    Historical Publications of the USCCR from its inception in 1957 A partnership of the United States Government Printing Office , The United States Commission on Civil Rights and the Thurgood Marshall Law Library , University of Maryland.
  • United States Environmental Protection Agency
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    Well organized, very interactive, and full of information for all, theEPA site offers news, local information, teacher resources, multimedia(videos, photos, audios), resources, and even a trivia quiz, allaccessible from the homepage. The “For Youth” section includes tabs forelementary, middle, and high school students while “Work with Us” offerscareer, grant, and contract information. The site shows lots of depth,too, with navigation tabs for “Learn the Issues”, “Science &Technology”, “Laws & Regulations”, “Newsroom”, and “About EPA”; each isa treasure trove of information in itself, adding to the usefulness andcomprehensiveness of the site.
  • Universal Database of Russian Social Sciences and Humanities Journals
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    This full text Russian language collection covers current academic journals in the social sciences and humanities. It also includes Vestnik Evropy, an important 19th century Russian literary and political journal
  • University of Adelaide Press (Open Access)
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    The University of Adelaide's Barr Smith Library has established a digital Press with an electronic edition of each new book published as well as print.The electronic editions are Open Access and free, in PDF format.
  • University of California Digital Map Collection
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    Since the Scout Report last visited the Digital Map Collection at the University of California, there have been many worthy additions to this cartographic cornucopia. The maps are both historic and contemporary, andthey include zoning maps, land use maps, historic maps of the state's coastline, and so on. Visitors can elect to browse all of the California digital maps, or the non-California digital maps here. Currently, there are over 475 California maps, and visitors can browse the offerings by call number title, keyword, title, and more. On the non-California side of things, there are over 10,000 maps, and they deal with just about every topic under the geographical sun. The site is rounded out by a list of digital topographic map sets, and a link to a more specialized search engine for the maps.
  • University of Pittsburgh Press Digital Editions
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    The University of Pittsburgh Press and the University Library System have formed a partnership to make books published by the Press available online. By digitizing these volumes and distributing them freely on the Internet, the University of Pittsburgh Press is enabling greater access to the material previously available only as print editions.Pitt Press has selected 589 monographs for open access, including titles from the Pitt Latin American Series, Pitt Series in Russian and East European Studies, and Composition, Literacy and Culture. The majority of these titles are out-of-print, but are now available online.
  • University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Center
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    The University of Wisconsin Digital Collections Center was formed to be the utility that digitizes, provides access to, and maintains digital projects. Since that time, the UWDCC has digitized over one-million objects, developed and implemented technologies to enhance digital collections, and partnered with a variety of content providers to create illustrative and valuable digital resources.
  • University on the Square: Documenting Egypt's 21st Century Revolution
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    This digital collection features oral histories, photographs, video recordings, and visual art that document the January 25, 2011 Revolution. It preserves the history of the 18 Days in Egypt and beyond by collecting content from activists, participants, and observers from the American University in Cairo as well as members of the larger Egyptian and global communities."From the American University in Cairo Library.
  • UpToDate
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    UpToDate is a collaborative effort of thousands of physician educators. For each clinical issue, an expert in the field reviews the topic, synthesizes information, summarizes key findings, and provides detailed, practical recommendations for patient care.

    All of the material in UpToDate is fully referenced and most topic reviews have links to related topics. The medical literature is monitored and relevant topic reviews are updated with new medical findings. UpToDate also includes hundreds of patient information handouts; these topics go through peer review and constant updating as with professional-level topics. It also includes drug information from Lexi-Comp.

    Our licensing agreement with UpToDate limits its use to on campus only. It cannot be made available via our Remote Access Portal for off campus use.

  • Urban Studies Abstracts
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    The database contains 40,000 records gathered from legislative groups, research institutions, public research agencies, universities, and scholars from around the world covering essential areas related to urban studies, including urban affairs, community development, urban history, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Coverage is from 1973 to the present.
  • UrbanRail.Net
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    This site is a resource that has grown over the course of 15 years froma site focusing on the metro system in Barcelona to a site called“metroPlanet” to its current incarnation with an international scope andconvenient, easy-to-use maps of urban railway systems in the world’slargest cities on 6 continents. Users will mainly appreciateUrbanRail.Net for its quick, simple maps, but the site put together by aBerlin public transportation enthusiast and historian also featurespractical information such as transit pricing, links, and timelines oftransportation history for each rail service or line.
  • USA Trade Online
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    Collects detailed statistics on imports and exports for the U.S. These can be broken down by point of origin and point of entry into the U.S. Please contact the Crocker Business Library for access.
  • USC Center on Public Diplomacy Library
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    This expanding library will soon be a dynamic, searchable database of all things public diplomacy. It will contain a cross-section of books, legislation, news articles, government reports, academic studies, experts, courses, organizations, websites, as well as some unique documents that will not be available anywhere else on the Web.
  • USC Digital Library
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    The USC Digital Library (USCDL) is the digital repository for original research materials which have been selected for archiving by the Libraries. Content made available by the USCDL facilitates new and creative opportunities for scholarship and teaching by providing enhanced access to materials which feature and highlight the Libraries' holdings or from non-Library held collections identified in collaboration with members of the USC academic community. Accordingly, the USCDL provides a wealth of primary and original source material in a variety of formats. These may include, but are not limited to USC theses and dissertations; photographs; rare books, or portions thereof; manuscripts; source documents; sound recordings; moving images; data sets; 'born digital' documents; and digital representations of physical objects. USCDL content can be licensed or sub-licensed to parties outside of USC.
  • USC GeoPortal
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    The USC GeoPortal is a centralized repository of spatial data layers for use by USC faculty, staff, and students. The interface allows users to search, preview, map, and download geospatial data including including contours, land use, parcel data, and select census data for Los Angeles. For more details including complete data holdings, see the USC Spatial Sciences Institute.
  • USC Music Copyright Infringement Resource
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    The purpose of this project is to make universally available information about music copyright infringement cases from the mid-nineteenth centur​y forward.
  • USC-Norris Medical Library Stat!Ref Subscription
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    STAT!Ref® online is a cross-searchable, healthcare reference that integrates core titles with evidence-based resources and innovative tools in one site.
  • USMLE Easy
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    USMLEasy helps prepare you for the USMLE Step 1, Step 2 CK, and Step 3. You'll find thousands of online questions covering all the disciplines and organ systems covered on the exam — along with powerful customization features that allow you to focus on the topics you need to master and bypass what you already know.
  • USPTO Issued Patents
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    US Patent and trademark office database of issued patents. Include U.S. Patent Full Text Database (1976 - ) and U.S. Patent Bibliographic Database (1976 - ).