Reference Tools

Scribner Writers Online

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Online versions of American Writers, British Writers, European Writers, and World and Genre Writers.

Berg Fashion Library

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Includes Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion, Berg fashion e-books, color images from noted costume collections, and fashion reference material.

Literary Research Guide

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Selective, annotated guide to reference sources in British literature, literatures of the United States, other literatures in English, and related topics.

Oxford Islamic Studies Online

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Reference content & commentary by renowned scholars, plus Qur'anic materials, primary sources, images, maps & timelines. Includes Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World and other core reference works on Islam.

CRC Handbook of Chemistry & Physics

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Electronic version of the 89th edition (2008-2009).

Cambridge Histories Online

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Contains all titles of the Cambridge Histories series. Topics include political, economic & regional history (ancient to modern) plus language & literature, philosophy, music, religion, science, the performing arts, etc.

Companion to Latin American Literature & Culture [Blackwell]

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Considers cultural and historical contexts for major authors of fiction, essays, and poetry. Includes discussion of forms and genres, plus architecture, music, and film.

Classical Music Reference Library [Alexander Street]

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Standard reference materials on Western classical music, from the Medieval period to the present. With definitions of musical terms & biographies for major classical composers and artists.

DSM Library

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Full text versions of all editions of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders plus related current casebooks &  handbooks

Date added: 
Wed, 2013-06-19 (All day)

African American Music Reference [Alexander Street]

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Biographies, chronologies, sheet music, images, lyrics, liner note & discographies. Covers blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm & blues, gospel, etc.

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