Electronic Information Resources at UK Libraries


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A-R Online Music Anthology
Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


ABSEES Online
(EBSCOhost/University of Illinois Library)
(1990 - present; updated monthly)
Online version of The American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies. Provides citations and brief abstracts. Covers a wide range of subject in journal articles, books, book chaptkjers, book reviews, dissertations, online resources, and selected government publications on East-Central Europe and the former Soviet Union published in the United States and Canada. See additional information for details about the database coverage.
Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Abstracts in New Technologies and Engineering (ANTE)
(ProQuest)
(1982 - ; updated monthly)
Abstracting and indexing service monitoring approximately 350 academic and trade publications from the U.K. and the U.S. Coverage includes information technology and computing, electronics, biotechnology, medical technology, as well as engineering (including construction, electrical and chemical engineering) and allied subject areas. Online equivalent of Abstracts in New Technologies and Engineering.
Direct links to the full-text of some of the items in this database are available at the bottom of each record in the short list and at the top of each individual full record (Full-text Linking). For electronic access to articles that do not contain a direct link, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. (If you choose Links to Holdings from the bottom of the citation record or the top of the full record, you can select the Electronic Journals Database tab to search the E-Journals Database using the journal's ISSN.) To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. (If you choose Links to Holdings from the bottom of the citation record or the top of the full record, you can select the University of Kentucky Library Catalog tab to search InfoKat using the journal's ISSN or the book's ISBN. Some items may not have these numbers in the citation record, so if you do not get a match in the catalog, retry the search using the item title.) If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through Interlibrary Loan.
Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Academic Search
ProQuest
(dates of coverage vary by publication; updated daily)
Includes full-text access to over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications (most full-text, the rest abstracted), primarily newspapers, magazines and journals. Covers local, regional and international newspapers (in English and non-English languages). Includes broadcast transcripts, case law, legal codes, regulations, Shepard's Citations to Supreme Court cases (back to 1789), company financial information, and SEC filings and reports. Also includes access to

Academic Search is accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Academic Search Complete
(EBSCOhost)
(1965 - ; updated daily)
Multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. Indexes and abstracts more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, and conference proceedings. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,400 journals. Limit options include Scholarly (Peer Reviewed) Journals (display as Academic Journals).
Academic Search Complete is accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Access International News
(Access World News)
Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Access World News
(NewsBank)
(dates of coverage vary by publication; updated daily)
In addition to providing searchable, full-text access to almost 500 U.S. newspapers, including the Lexington Herald-Leader (1983 - ). AWN also covers almost 250 foreign titles. The sources are English-language newspapers, including the London Times, China Daily, Times of India and The Nation from Kenya. (Spanish-language editions of the newspapers are also included, such as the Miami Herald's El nuevo herald.) (Newspapers include all articles except records lists (e.g., births, police reports) and PAID obituaries.)
Complete title list (by state and country)
Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


AccessEmergency Medicine
Please note: Restricted to two simultaneous users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


AccessEngineering
(McGraw Hill)
Engineering reference E-Book collection. License provides for up to four simultaneous users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Accessible Archives
Includes full-text access to:

Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


AccessMedicine
(McGraw Hill)
Provides 68 medical titles in medicine, updated content, images and illustrations, interactive self-assessment, case files, diagnostic tools, and the ability to download content to a mobile device. Contains information necessary for completing evaluations, diagnoses, and case management decisions, as well as for pursuing research, medical education, or self-assessment and board review. Includes LANGE Basic Science and LANGE CURRENT Clinical Science Series. License provides for up to six simultaneous users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


ACSESS DL: Alliance of Crop, Soil, and Environmental Science Societies' Digital Library Complete collection of all content published by the American Society of Agronomy, Crop Science Society of America, and Soil Science Society of America. Includes journals, over 300 books, magazines, annual meeting presentations, author profiles, and taxonomy. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Acta Sanctorum
(Chadwyck-Healey/ProQuest)
(1643 - 1940)
Contains the full-text (searchable) of the sixty-eight printed volumes of Acta Sanctorum published in Antwerp and Brussels by the Société des Bollandistes, from the two January volumes published in 1643 to the Propylaeum to December published in 1940. Complements our access to Patrologia Latina. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Adams Papers Digital Edition
Full-text of John Adams’s complete diaries, selected legal papers, and the ongoing series of family correspondence and state papers. This XML edition presents in a searchable online environment all 30 volumes of The Adams Papers from the founding generation that have so far appeared in print. The contents are annotated with linked cross-references and may be accessed by date, series, author, or recipient, as well as through a master index (coming shortly). Future volumes will appear in installments. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Collection
(ProQuest)
(1962 - ; updated monthly)
Covers research, emerging technologies, applications and companies in the areas of aeronautics, astronautics, computer & information technology, electronics, communications, solid state materials and devices, and space sciences in over 1,000 primary journals plus patent information, conference proceedings, books, theses and reports. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Advertising Redbooks
(Updated weekly)
Data concerning the advertising industry, accessible by name, brand, location, personnel or function. Includes 14,500 agency parent and branch profiles and 19,000 advertiser profiles. Data includes agency accounts, specializations, gross billings by media, contact information for agency personnel, SIC codes, statistics, approximate annual advertising spent by media and agencies retained by advertisers, and information on c. 91,000 brand names.
Please note: Restricted to one user at a time.


Aerospace Database
(ProQuest)
(1962 - [about 50% of its records have publication dates of 1982 or later--oldest record in the database has a publication date of 1910]; updated twice a month)
Provides citation/abstract coverage of basic and applied research in aeronautics, astronautics, and space sciences. The database also covers technology development and applications in complementary and supporting fields such as chemistry, geosciences, physics, communications, and electronics. In addition to periodic literature, the database also includes coverage of reports issued by NASA, other U.S. government agencies, international institutions, universities, and private firms. Print equivalent: International Aerospace Abstracts (IAA); Scientific and Technical Aerospace Reports (STAR) (1986-1993). Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


African American Library Directors in the USA
(University of Kentucky Libraries and Black Caucus of the American Library Association
Alphabetical listing by directors' last names. Each entry gives the name of the library (with a link to the website), complete mailing address, phone number, and FAX and email (when available). Freely available.


African American Newspapers
(Accessible Archives)
19th century coverage, full-text.Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


African American Newspapers, 1827-1998
(Readex NewsBank)
Featuring 270 newspapers published in 36 states; full-text searchable. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


African-American Poetry of the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries
(Chadwyck-Healey/ProQuest)
(1750-1900)
Contains the full-text of nearly 3,000 poems by 49 African American poets. Available from Literature Online. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


African Newspapers from World Newspaper Archive
(Readex/CRL)
Provides more than 40 fully searchable African newspapers published in the 19th and 20th centuries. Featuring English- and foreign-language titles from Ghana, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Lesotho, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Uganda and Zimbabwe. Available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


African Writers Series
Reprints of primary texts. Distinctive contemporary national literature, widely studied, post-colonial. Chinua Achebe, 2007 recipient of the International Man Booker Prize, is founding editor; all of his texts included, from Things Fall Apart to Anthills of the Savannah. AWS includes women's poetry, folk materials, and non-fiction accounts of culture and history. Includes iconic Arab novel, Tayeb Salih's Season of Migration to the North. AWS reprinted rare early texts; also published best-selling authors such as Doris Lessing and Nadine Gordimer. This online collection, when complete in 2009, will contain all issues, from no. 1 (published in 1962) to no. 359 (2003).


AgeLine
(EBSCOhost)
(1978 - (selected coverage from 1966-1977); updated three times a year)
Indexing of literature focusing on the population aged 50+ and issues of aging. Includes social gerontology and aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy. Indexes over 600 journals, books, book chapters, reports, dissertations, consumer guides, and educational videos. Produced by AARP. Available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff. Also available free from AARP.


Agricola (Agricultural Online Access)
(EBSCOhost)
(1970 - [some scattered pre-1970 coverage]; updated monthly)
Citations and abstracts of materials acquired by the National Agricultural Library (NAL) and cooperating institutions in the agricultural and related sciences. Ninety percent of the records describe journal articles and book chapters, and the remaining ten percent describe monographs, series, microforms, audiovisuals, maps, and other types of materials. Coverage is worldwide. In addition, the database includes subfiles of citations from the Food and Nutrition Information Center (FNIC) and the American Agricultural Economics Documentation Center (AAEDC). Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


AHFS Consumer Medication Information
(EBSCOhost; updated monthly)
Patient drug information; includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Available in both English and Spanish. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Algology, Mycology and Protozoology Abstracts (Microbiology C)
(ProQuest)
(1982 - ; updated monthly)
Provides citations and abstracts for literature covering algae, fungi, protozoa, and lichens. Scope includes reproduction, growth, life cycles, biochemistry, genetics, and infection and immunity in man, other animals, and plants. Print equivalent: Microbiology Abstracts Section C: Algology, Mycology and Protozoology. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Alt-Press Watch
(ProQuest)
(varies--oldest item is 1970, most primarily 1995 - ; updated monthly)
Full-text database of approximately 175 newspapers, magazines and journals from alternative and independent presses. Restricted to two simultaneous users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


Aluminum Industry Abstracts
(ProQuest)
(Approximately 1972 - current. Oldest item published 1934; c. 50% published 1988 or later. Updated twice a month.)
Provides citations and abstracts on the technical literature on aluminum, production processes, products, applications, and business developments. Includes information abstracted from approximately 2,300 scientific and technical journals, government reports, conference proceedings, dissertations, books, and patents. Formerly World Aluminum Abstracts. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


AMA Manual of Style
Full-text of the 10th edition with extensive search and browse options, policy updates made in real time, an SI conversion calculator, learning and training resources, and monthly commentary. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


America: History and Life
(EBSCOhost)
(1954 - ; updated monthly)
Provides access to citations and abstracts of journal literature, reviews, and dissertations on the history and culture of the U.S. and Canada from prehistoric times to the present. Covers over 2,000 journals published worldwide, including selected historical journals from major countries, state and local history journals, and a targeted selection of hundreds of journals in the social sciences and humanities. Over 90% of the articles included are published in English-language journals.
Direct links to the full-text of some of the items in this database are available (look for Link to full text at at the bottom of each record). For electronic access to articles that do not contain a direct link, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through Interlibrary Loan.
Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) Datapages
(1917 - present, depending on individual title coverage)
This resource is provided by the AAPG Foundation Digital Products Fund through an endowment gift by Kentucky graduate Jay G. Henthorne, Jr., Class of '64, in honor of Lois J. Campbell. Full-text is included for the following titles: AAPG Bulletin (1917 - ); more than 230 AAPG Special Volumes; Journal of Petroleum Geology (1978-2004); Journal of Sedimentary Research (1931 - ); and all publications from the Gulf Coast, Midcontinent, Rocky Mountain, and Southwestern Groups. New collections are being added. Includes a free alerting service, podcasts, and RSS feeds. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900
Fully searchable full text of 30,000 posters, playbills, proclamations, menus, advertisements, invitations, fliers, certificates, billheads, ship cards, deathbed confessions, pop songs, etc. Some facsimilies in color. The broadsides illustrate a fascinating range of life in 18th- and 19th-century America. From the collection of the American Antiquarian Society.


American Chemical Society Journals Search
(American Chemical Society)
(dates of coverage vary; many publications provide all published issues)
Search the journals published by the American Chemical Society and access the full-text of those publications. The Archives of the collection are also available. Table of Contents Email Alerts are available. Recent additional capabilities include a Citation Finder, Multiple Journal Search, Search by Subject Area Groupings and a Search by timeframe that includes the Archives. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American Civil War Letters and Diaries
(Alexander Street Press)
(1861 - 1865)
Contains over 2,000 authors and approximately 100,000 pages from over 1,000 letters, diaries and memoirs. Includes some previously unpublished manuscripts, biographies, a bibliography of the sources in the database, and material licensed from The Civil War Day-by-Day by E. B. Long. Listings by author, sources, months, places, battles, personal events and day-by-day. Full-text searchable. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American Drama
(Chadwyck-Healey/ProQuest)
(1714 - 1915)
Contains more than 1,100 dramatic works from the early eighteenth century up to the beginning of the twentieth. Includes plays in verse, farces, melodramas, minstrel shows, realist plays, frontier plays, and temperance dialogues. Major dramatists featured include Clyde Fitch, Augustin Daly, David Belasco, James Herne and Joaquin Miller. Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Complete Contents. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American FactFinder
(U. S. Census Bureau)
(1990 - 2002 ; updates vary--see New on the Site)
Provides population, housing, economic and geographic data from four key data programs: Decennial Census of Housing and Population - 1990 and 2000; Economic Census 1997 and 2002; American Community Survey - 1996-2002; and Population Estimates Program - July 1, 2000 to July 1, 2002. Format: data sets, tables, thematic maps, and reference maps. Includes search by address capability for Census 2000 data sets; search by address for locating census tract, block group and block numbers for Census 2000; both keyword and geographic searching capability that pinpoints individual tables, maps and other products; access to FTP site where files are provided by the program area; advanced filtering for Economic Data Sets; and the ability to create custom tables for demographic data sets. Freely available to all.


American Institute of Physics Journals
(American Institute of Physics)
(journal coverage varies, 1957 - ; SPIN: 1975 - [updated daily])
Includes full-text access to the online versions of journals for which we have a current print subscription (28 titles). AIP Journals are a part of Scitation, online home to more than 100 journals from AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME, SPIE, and other science and engineering societies (access to over 70 publications with registration). AIP Journals also offers access to SPIN (Searchable Physics Information Notices) Web, a database of physical science resources (1975 - ; updated daily) covering physics, astronomy, and related fields of science and technology. Provides indexing and abstracting of more than 100 major physics, astronomy, and engineering journals and conference proceedings. Includes Advance Abstracts for AIP journals and links to Physical Review journals before the articles are published; Physics News Service, which links to information from physical science organizations; searchable membership directories; and links to Career Services and the Center for History of Physics.
For full-text electronic access to items included in this resource that do not include full-text, search the journal, magazine or proceedings title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the publication, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American Mathematical Society Electronic Journals
(American Mathematical Society)
(varies, 1992 - ; updated weekly)
Provides full-text access to 8 titles to which the library subscribes: Conformal Geometry and Dynamics, Representation Theory, Journal of the AMS, Mathematics of Computation, Transactions of the Moscow Mathematical Society, MathSciNet, Proceedings of the AMS, and Transactions of the AMS. In addition to these subscription items, these additional publications and services are freely available to all: Notices of the American Mathematical Society, Bulletin of the American Mathematical Society, Electronic Research Announcements, and AMS Books Online. Full-text searchable. AMS also offers a Journals Email Notification Program.
For full-text electronic access to items included in this resource that do not include full-text, search the journal or proceedings title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the publication, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American National Biography
(Oxford University Press)
(updated quarterly)
With over 18,000 full-text biographies, many of which include illustrations. In addition 80,000 hyperlinked cross-references and links to selected web sites are available. Also includes articles from The Oxford Companion to United States History to provide historical and social context. Full-text searchable by keyword and by subject name, gender, occupation, birth date, birthplace, death date, contributor name and by collection: e.g. Black History, Women's History, Asian Pacific American Heritage, American Indian Heritage, and Hispanic Heritage. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American Periodicals
(ProQuest)
(1741 - 1900)
Scanned and searchable full-text images from over 1,000 American magazines and journals, including 89 journals published between 1740 and 1800 and 118 periodicals published during the Civil War (1861-1865) and Reconstruction (1865-1877) eras. Coverage includes popular and scholarly as well as regional and niche publications. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American Poetry
(Chadwyck-Healey/ProQuest)
(1600-1900)
Contains the full-text of over 40,000 poems by more than 200 poets drawn from over 1,200 printed sources. Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


American Rhetoric
(Michael E. Eidenmuller, University of Texas, Tyler)
Includes

  • Online Speech Bank, an index to and growing database of 5000+ full-text, audio and video (streaming) versions of public speeches, sermons, legal proceedings, lectures, debates, interviews, other recorded media events, and a declaration or two. Several hundred links are arranged alphabetically by first name.
  • Rhetorical Figures in Sound, a compendium of  200+ brief audio (mp3) clips illustrating 37 different figures of speech. For each rhetorical device, definitions and examples, written and audio, are provided. Audio examples are taken from public speeches and sermons, movies, songs, lectures, oral interpretations of literature, and other media events. Some artifacts have been edited further to make the devices easier to detect.
  • Top 100 Speeches, index to and partial database of full-text transcriptions of the "100 most significant American political speeches of the 20th century," according to a list compiled by Professors Stephen E. Lucas and Martin J. Medhurst.
  • and a number of other resources of value and interest to students and scholars of rhetoric. Freely available.


    American Society of Agricultural Engineers Technical Library (ASABE)
    (American Society of Agricultural Engineers)
    (dates of coverage vary, primarily 1998 - )
    Includes ASAE Standards, conference proceedings, society journals (Applied Engineering in Agriculture, Journal of Agricultural Safety and Health and Transactions of the ASAE), textbooks & technical documents; over 5,000 searchable full-text documents. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    American Society of Civil Engineers Library
    (American Society of Civil Engineers)
    (date coverage varies)
    Searchable access to electronic versions of conference proceedings and ASCE journals. For full-text electronic access to items included in this resource that do not include full-text, search the journal or proceedings title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the publication, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    American Song
    (Alexander Street Press)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    America's Historical Imprints
    (Readex/NewsBank)
    (1639-1900)
    Combined search interface for American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900; Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800; and Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    America's Historical Newspapers
    (Readex)

    Full-text, mostly late 18th/early 19th century, covering colonial and early American history, with titles from 23 states and D.C. With issues from over 700 titles (for most titles the holdings are scattered); includes Kentucky titles.

    Combined access to Early American Newspaper Series 1, 1690-1876 and African American Newspapers, 1827-1998. Every word is indexed for full-text searching. You can limit by dates/eras (e.g., by president) and by article types (e.g., shipping news or poetry).

    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    AMS eBooks: Contemporary Mathematics
    (American Mathematical Society)
    Refereed proceedings drawn from worldwide conferences and symposia sponsored by the American Mathematical Society and other organizations. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Analytical WebBase (incorporating Analytical Abstracts)
    (Royal Society of Chemistry)
    (1980 - ; updated weekly)
    Covers over 100 international journals and includes the full content of Analytical Abstracts from 1980 forward, plus equipment manufacturers' application notes, standards and books providing analytical science information. Search capabilities include the ability to specify:

    Restricted to UK campus machine use.
    Many records include a link to Full Text options, some of which will be available via library subscriptions. For full-text electronic access to items included in this resource that do not include full-text, search the journal or proceedings title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the publication, search the title in our online catalog, InfoKat. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.


    Ancestry Library Edition
    (ProQuest/ancestry.com)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Animal Behavior Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Subjects range from neurophysiology to behavioral ecology, from genetics to applied ethology. Surveys journal literature dealing with the biology of particular taxonomic groups. Field and laboratory inquiries are summarized. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    L'Année Philologique
    (Société Internationale de Bibliographie Classique)
    (volume 30 (1959) - ; updated annually in June)
    Bibliography, with brief abstracts, for classical studies. Indexes articles from 1,500 periodicals as well as relevant articles from collections and conferences. Also lists related new books. Covers material in French, English, German, Italian and Spanish. See journal abbreviations in the Tables of Contents of Journals of Interest to Classicists (TOCS-IN), which publishes indexing a bit more quickly than L'Année Philologique.
    Does not include full-text. (Choosing Full text from the tool bar allows you to search the entire database, i.e., perform a keyword search.) For electronic access to articles from journals cited in this database, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the journal or other resources cited, search the title in our online catalog, InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature
    (ProQuest)
    (1892 - ; monthly)
    Lists monographs, periodical articles, critical editions of literary works, book reviews and collections of essays published anywhere in the world; unpublished doctoral dissertations are covered for the period 1920 - 1999. A number of items published between 1892 and 1919 has been indexed retrospectively. Available from Literature Online.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Annual Reviews
    Provides syntheses of primary research literature and identifies the principal contributions in the following fields:

    Also listed by Biomedical, Physical and Social Science Suites.
    Includes Custom Email Alerts and Saved Searches. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Anthropology Plus
    (EBSCOhost)
    (late 19th century - ; updated quarterly)
    Bibliographic index to articles and essays on anthropology and archaeology, including art history, demography, economics, folklore, linguistics, psychology, and religious studies. Indexes articles two or more pages long in works published in English, Germanic, Slavic, Romance and selected Scandinavian languages from the 19th century to the present. Database Source: nearly 900 journals and monographic series (plus edited works from 1984 - 2001) held in Tozzer Library, Harvard University. Includes articles, reports, commentaries and obituaries. Includes the complete contents of Anthropological Literature: An Index to Periodical Articles and Essays: An Index to Periodical Articles and Essays (published quarterly since 1979).
    For electronic access to articles from journals cited in this database, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the work, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    APA PsycNET
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA)
    (ProQuest)
    (1987 - present; updated monthly)
    Indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Indexes over 500 journals published in 16 different countries, including the U.K. and U.S. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Aquaculture Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1984 - ; updated bimonthly)
    International coverage of marine and freshwater aquaculture. Focuses on studies related to improving and augmenting aquatic yields in the cultivation of marine, freshwater, and brackish-water species in the science, practice, management, and economics of aquaculture. References from related disciplines such as water pollution, ecology, diseases, nutrition, oceanography, and limnology are also included if they are directly applicable to aquacultural situations. Information on instruments, technological developments, culturing techniques, and new methods of husbandry are significant features. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Aquatic Pollution and Environmental Quality (ASFA 3)
    (ProQuest)
    Indexes research and policy on the contamination of oceans, seas, lakes, rivers, and estuaries. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA 1): Biological Sciences and Living Resources
    (ProQuest)
    (1971 - . Note: There are several hundred records published before 1971. Updated monthly.)
    Provides coverage of basic and applied research on aquatic organisms, including marine, freshwater, and brackish water organisms and their environments. Covers biology and ecology of aquatic organisms, exploitation of living resources, and related legal, policy, and socioeconomic issues. Fisheries receive particular attention along with fishing methods, statistics, aquaculture, food technology, productivity, conservation, and marketing. Laboratory studies of aquatic organisms and field research are included. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Archive of Americana
    (Readex)
    Cross-search Readex databases: Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900, and America's Historical Newspapers. Archives Unbound
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Presents digital collections of historical documents. Currently provides access to three collections, including Federal Surveillance of African Americans, 1920-1984; and Mountain People: Life and Culture in Appalachia Digital Archive. Collections are chosen based on requests from scholars, archivists, and students. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ARL Statistics
    Series of annual publications that describe the collections, expenditures, staffing, and service activities for Association of Research Libraries member libraries. Includes the annual publications ARL Statistics, ARL Academic Health Sciences Library Statistics, and ARL Academic Law Library Statistics that were published from 2006 to the present. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Art Index
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1980 - ; updated monthly)
    Indexes articles from periodicals published throughout the world, covering Advertising Art, Antiques, Archaeology, Architecture and Architectural History, Art History, Computers in Art, Crafts, Decorative Arts, Fashion Design, Folk Art, Graphic Arts, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Landscape Architecture, Motion Pictures, Museology, Non-Western Art, Painting, Photography, Pottery, Sculpture, Television, Textiles, and Video. Coverage includes English-language periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins, as well as periodicals published in French, Italian, German, Japanese, Spanish, Dutch, and Swedish. Also indexes reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals.
    Art Index does not provide direct links to the full-text of the item cited. For magazines and journals, search the title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Art Index Retrospective
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1929 - 1984)
    Cumulates citations to volumes 1-32 of the printed Art Index. Periodical coverage includes English-language periodicals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins, as well as periodicals published in French, Italian, German, Spanish, and Dutch. Covers fine, decorative and commercial art, including advertising, antiques, archaeology, architecture, crafts, fashion design, folk art, graphic arts, industrial design, interior design, landscape architecture, motion pictures, museology, non-western art, photography, pottery, television, textiles and video. An art-specific subject thesaurus standardizes name variants. Also indexes art reproductions.
    Clicking on the full-text icon may lead to a full-text resource to which the library system subscribes; for other full-text resources, consult the following: For magazines and journals, search the title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM)
    (ProQuest)
    (1974 - present [with some entries as far back as the late 1960s]; updated six times a year)
    Abstracts and indexes English and foreign-language journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews. The database covers modern and contemporary arts, dating from the late 19th century onwards, including photography since its invention. Includes performance art and installation works, video art, computer and electronic art, body art, graffiti, artists' books, theatre arts, conservation, crafts, ceramic and glass art, ethnic arts, graphic and museum design, fashion, and calligraphy, as well as traditional media including illustration, painting, printmaking, sculpture, and drawing. See also ARTbiblographies Modern / International Bibliography of Art Combined Search.
    Direct links to the full-text of some of the items in this database are available at the bottom of each record in the short list and at the top of each individual full record. For electronic access to articles that do not contain a direct link, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title InfoKat Discovery. (If you choose Search UK's Libraries from the bottom of the citation record or the top of the full record, you can select the University of Kentucky Library Catalog tab to search InfoKat using the journal's ISSN or the book's ISBN. Some items may not have these numbers in the citation record, so if you do not get a match in the catalog, retry the search using the item title.) If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through Interlibrary Loan; main campus users can link to ILLiad via the link on each record labeled Main Campus ILLiad Request, and it will fill out the form with the information from the ABM citation. Medical Center users can link to the Medical Center Library ILLiad from the main campus form.
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Artemis Primary Sources
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    A single search interface to search across multiple Making of Modern Law Collections. Includes features such as term cluster, term frequency, and other search assist tools. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ARTFL Project (American and French Research on the Treasury of the French Language)
    (University of Chicago)
    (13th - 20th centuries)
    Full-text resource of 2,000 works. Coverage ranges from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Arts and Humanities Citation Index
    (ISI Web of Knowledge/Thomson)
    (1975 - ; abstracts 2000 - ; updated weekly)
    Multidisciplinary index covering the journal literature of the arts and humanities. In addition to searching by author, title keywords, subject terms and author addresses, you can also search by the specific references and works (e.g., art works, musical scores, books) the articles cite. Links to Cited References and Times Cites (with links to the citing article if it is included in the database) are available in each record. A&HCI covers these core journals plus selected articles from social science and scientific publications that are relevant to arts and humanities topics. Topics include Archaeology, Linguistics, Architecture, Literary Reviews, Art, Literature, Asian Studies, Music, Classics, Philosophy, Dance, Poetry, Folklore, Radio, Television, Film, History, Religion, Language and Theater.
    Access via Web of Science. Initial search page also includes Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED) and Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI); de-select those databases to limit your search to A&HCI. Restricted to five simultaneous users.
    For electronic access to articles from journals cited in this database, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the journal or other resources cited, search the title InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ArtSEARCH: The national employment bulletin for the arts
    Updates add up to 800 daily listings every three business days. Includes positions in:

    Includes full-time, part-time, seasonal, year-round and internship opportunities, from entry level to upper management. Requires password; please call the Fine Arts Library at 257-2800 for logon information. You may also call 257-0500, ext. 2050, or email falib@email.uky.edu for logon information.


    ARTstor
    Provides curated collections of art images and associated data for noncommercial and scholarly, non-profit educational use. Currently contains approximately 300,000 digital images and associated catalog data; the tools to make active use of those images; and a restricted environment that seeks to balance the interests and needs of users with those of content providers. Images can be used for teaching and research in art history, as well as - more broadly - in the humanities and other disciplines. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ASFA Marine Biotechnology Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1989 - ; updated quarterly)
    Abstracts and indexes articles dealing with science, technology, and management of marine environments, including United States patents, molecular biotechnology, supporting technology, immobilization, cell/tissue/culture, aquaculture/fisheries, medical/veterinary issues, fermentation, biofouling/corrosion/adhesives, chemical/mineral products, energy applications, food products and environmental applications/impact. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ASFA 3: Aquatic Pollution and Environmental Quality
    (ProQuest)
    Indexes research and policy on the contamination of oceans, seas, lakes, rivers, and estuaries. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Digital Library
    (Association for Computing Machinery)
    Searchable full-text access to journals, magazines, newsletters, transactions and proceedings published by ACM. (Full-text in pdf format.) Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Associations Unlimited (Encyclopedia of Associations)
    (Gale Cengage Learning/InfoTrac)
    (updated quarterly)
    Online access to the Encyclopedia of Associations directories series (including National, International and Regional, State and Local) with additional information on nonprofit organizations. Entries provide detailed association descriptions, including links to websites and other materials, meeting and conference information, and contact information. Also includes brochures, logos and membership applications for c. 3,000 of the most frequently contacted among the approximately 450,000 organizations covered. Restricted to one user at a time. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Astrophysics Data System (NASA ADS)
    (with UK full-text resource access)
    (NASA/Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
    (1975 - [with some older material])
    NASA-funded project which maintains four bibliographic databases: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Instrumentation, Physics and Geophysics, and preprints in Astronomy. The main body of data in the ADS consists of searchable bibliographic records and selected full-text scans of astronomical literature, which can be browsed though the Browse interface. In addition, ADS provides access and pointers to external resources, including electronic articles, data catalogs and archives.
    Links to full-text are available in the short records in the search results. Links are single-letter coded: E=external HTML link (which works when the Libraries subscribe to the title or when the title is available from a free service); F=PDF link (which works when the Libraries subscribe to the title or when the title is available from a free service); X=ArXiv preprint link; G=scanned article (in GIF format); and D=online data link. Labeled links are also available on the full records of each citation. For electronic access to articles that do not contain a direct link, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request the item through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.
    Off-campus non-affiliates: Use this link to access freely available resources.


    Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals
    (ProQuest)
    (1741 - present; Web updated weekly; CD-ROM updated annually)
    Coverage of the scholarly and popular periodical literature, including the publications of professional associations, US state and regional periodicals, and major serial publications in the architecture and design of Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Australia. Coverage includes archaeology, architecture, urban design, historic preservation, furniture and decoration, interior design, landscape architecture and urban planning. Also includes the 10-volume Burnham Index to Architectural Literature from the Art Institute of Chicago. Avery surveys more than 2,800 US and foreign journals. Includes obituary index. CD-ROM available in the Architecture Library, 200 Pence Hall.
    For electronic access to articles from journals cited in this database, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the journal or other resources cited, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Web version accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    B

    Bacteriology Abstracts (Microbiology B)
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Medically-oriented coverage in bacteriology with topics ranging from bacterial immunology and vaccinations to diseases of man and animals. Covers clinical findings as well as aspects of pure bacteriology, biochemistry, and genetics. Pertinent information for environmentalists, medical and veterinary laboratory staff, agricultural researchers, cell biologists, geneticists, and toxicologists. Subject coverage includes aggressins and toxins, animal bacteriology, antibacterial agents, antibiosis, antibiotics, cell structure and function, culture, ecology and distribution, genetics and evolution, human bacteriology, identification, immunology, invertebrate bacteriology, methodology, microbial symbiosis, plasmids, predation, taxonomy, and typing. Print equivalent: Microbiology Abstracts Section B: Bacteriology. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    The Bible in English
    (Chadwyck-Healey/ProQuest)
    (990-1970)
    Full-text of 20 different versions, including 12 full Bibles, five New Testament texts, two versions of the Gospels only, and William Tyndale's translations of the Pentateuch, Jonah and the New Testament. Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Bibliography of American Literature
    (Chadwyck-Healey/ProQuest)
    (1712-1986)
    Online version of the nine volume set from Yale University Press, 1955-1991. Provides nearly 40,000 references to the literary works of approximately 300 American writers from the period of the Revolution to 1930, including holding libraries of specific editions. Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." To see if any item in the bibliography is in the University of Kentucky Libraries, search InfoKat Discovery. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Bibliography of the History of Art
    (Getty Trust)
    (1973 - 2008)
    Indexes and abstracts (in English or French) articles (from over 4,800 journals), art-related books, conference proceedings, dissertations, and art exhibition and dealer's catalogs covering European and American visual arts from late antiquity to the present. Encompasses fine arts—painting, sculpture, drawing, prints, architecture—as well as decorative and applied arts-crafts, graphic arts, and folk and popular art. Special subject indexing covers persons, places, institutions, buildings, works of art, and topical subjects, with most subject terms in both English and French. Includes the International Bibliography of Art (IBA), covering the years 2008 and part of 2009. The Répertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA), one of the predecessors of BHA, with records that cover 1975–1989, will be online by May 1, 2010. Free access to all. For current coverage, see the International Bibliography of Art.


    Biography and Genealogy Master Index (BGMI)
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    (Updated twice yearly.)
    Indexes current, readily available reference sources as well as many retrospective works that cover over 13 million individuals, both living and deceased. Sources include biographical dictionaries and who's whos, subject encyclopedias, volumes of literary criticism, and indexes. BGMI does NOT index periodical articles or books of biography about a SINGLE individual.
    For electronic access to articles from journals and magazines cited in this database, search the periodical title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of any resources cited, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Biography Reference Bank
    (EBSCOhost: H. W. Wilson)
    (Updated daily)
    Contains biographical information on approximately half a million people, from antiquity to the present, along with thousands of images. Contains the full text of the articles from more than 100 volumes of biographical reference books published by H. W. Wilson, including all the articles from all volumes of Current Biography, the World Author Series, Nobel Prize Winners, World Artists, World Film Directors, American Reformers, and other biographical books on musicians and composers throughout history. Also included are thousands of biographies from other publishers, including Macmillan UK, Greenwood, Houghton Mifflin, and Harvard University Press. Also contains magazine citations (many of which contain full-text) from all of the Wilson Indexing Databases, including all citations from Biography Index Database after 1984, as well as book review excerpts from Book Review Digest Plus. Searchable by name, profession, title, place of origin, gender, race/ethnicity, titles of works, date of birth, date of death, keyword, and presence of images.
    Some of the references will provide links to full-text: look for Resource Links in each record, e.g.,
    Biography from American Authors [goes directly to full-text]
    Articles with Neal Stephenson as a subject
    Books with Neal Stephenson as a subject
    Books by Neal Stephenson
    By following these links, you will see full-text or citations for each format. Clicking on the full-text icon on succeeding screens may lead to a full-text resource to which the library system subscribes; for other full-text resources, consult the following: For magazines and journals, search the title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Biological Abstracts/RRM and Biosis Previews
    (Thomson Scientific)
    (1969 - ; updated monthly)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Biological Sciences and Living Resources (Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA 1)
    (ProQuest)
    (1971 - . Note: There are several hundred records published before 1971. Updated monthly.)
    Provides coverage of basic and applied research on aquatic organisms, including marine, freshwater, and brackish water organisms and their environments. Covers biology and ecology of aquatic organisms, exploitation of living resources, and related legal, policy, and socioeconomic issues. Fisheries receive particular attention along with fishing methods, statistics, aquaculture, food technology, productivity, conservation, and marketing. Laboratory studies of aquatic organisms and field research are included. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    BioOne
    (1998 - [coverage varies by title])
    Provides searchable fulltext access to bioscience research journals, most published by small societies and non-commercial publishers. Also provides Table of Contents Alerts via email. Journal titles are listed in (with links) the E-Journals A-Z. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    BioOne Abstracts and Indexes
    (PRoQuest)
    (1998 - present; upated monthly)
    Indexes and abstracts 82 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. Focused on the biological, ecological and environmental sciences. 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. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    BIOSIS Citation Index
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Biotechnology and BioEngineering Abstracts
    (ProQuest) (1981 - present; updated monthly)
    Provides bibliographic coverage of research, applications, regulatory developments and new patents across all areas of biotechnology and bioengineering, including medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, environmental and marine biology. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Biotechnology Research Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1980 - ; updated semi-monthly)
    Provides indexing access to international research on biochemical, medical, and microbial technology as applied to bioengineering, medicine, agriculture and environmental science. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Black Drama, second edition
    (Alexander Street Press)
    (1850 to the present; updated quarterly)
    Fulltext database that provides access to 1,200 plays, including works by more than 200 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries. Additionally includes information on related productions, theaters, production companies as well as selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays. Some 440 of the plays are published here for the first time, including a number by major authors. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Black Short Fiction and Folklore from Africa and the African Diaspora
    (Alexander Street Press)
    (mid-1900s - present)
    Full-text of stories, fables and folktales, including previously uncollected works and unpublished manuscripts by a wide variety of authors. Also includes complete runs of selected literary magazines that feature short stories, such as Kyk-Over-Al and The Beacon, as well as many early North American black-owned and edited journals and newspapers. Texts are in their original languages, including some, like the Gullah language of South Carolina, that have their origins in African countries and are still present in regions far from their source. When complete, the database will feature 8,000 stories and folk tales published in more than 15 countries from the mid-1900s to the present. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Black Thought and Culture: African Americans from Colonial Times to the Present
    (Alexander Street Press)
    (1700 - 2005)
    Includes the full-text of speeches, essays, articles, letters, leaflets, trials, interviews, monographs and periodicals written by leaders within the black community. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    BoardVitals: NAPLEX Pharmacy Exam Prep


    Book Citation Index
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Book Citation Index: Science
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Book Citation Index: Social Sciences & Humanities
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Book Review Index Plus
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    (1965 - ; updated monthly)
    Contains citations to more than 2 million reviews from scholarly journals, popular magazines and newspapers. Search fields include author, date, illustrator, audiobook reader, review length, reading level, review source and type, reviewer, work title, and review title. This database does not provide links to fulltext of the articles cited. For magazines, journals and newspapers, search the periodical title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the periodical title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Britannica Resources
    Britannica Academic Edition
    Britannica Annals of American History
    Britannica Spanish Reference Center
    Britannica World Data Analyst
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    British Drama of the Victorian Period, 1837-1901
    (ProQuest)
    Browsable access (by playwright) to the full text of 1017 volumes by 154 playwrights. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    British Newspapers 1600 to 1950

    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    British Periodicals (Collections I & II)

    (ProQuest)
    (17th century - early 21st century)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    British Poetry of the Victorian Period, 1837-1901
    (ProQuest)
    Browsable access (by poet) to the full text of 1,311 volumes by 314 poets. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    British Prose of the Victorian Period, 1837-1901
    (ProQuest)
    Browsable access (by author) to the full text of 590 volumes by 103 authors. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Business Searching Interface in Business Source Complete
    (EBSCOhost)
    For general information about many larger companies (both public and private, foreign and domestic), search "Company Profiles." For articles about a particular company, do a keyword search using the company name. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Business Source Complete
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1922 (selected titles) - ; updated daily)
    Provides fulltext for nearly 7,800 business journals and other sources, including fulltext for more than 1,000 peer-reviewed business publications, 1,200 trade journals/general business magazines, over 140 books (most indexed by chapter), over 3,000 fulltext industry reports and over 500 market research reports. In addition, 10,000 company profiles are available. Country reports include forecast reports and monitors, CountryWatch reviews, profiles, EIU Country reports, career guides, economic and competitiveness studies, OECD economic surveys, Political Risk Yearbook reports, and SOD background notes. Industry-level resources includes financial alerts, profiles, forecasts, and yearbooks. Market Research reports include utility market, marketwatch, pharmawatch, Gartner G2 reports. Topical coverage includes management, economics, finance, accounting, and international business. See also the Business Search Interface section for company profiles and more. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    C

    CAB Abstracts and Global Health
    (Thomson Scientific)
    (1910 - ; updated monthly)
    Agricultural and applied life sciences resources, with emphasis on agronomy, forestry, human health, and the management of natural resources. Particular attention is paid to the needs of developing countries. Specific subjects covered include animal and crop husbandry, animal and plant breeding, plant protection, genetics, forestry engineering, economics, veterinary medicine, human nutrition, and rural development. Coverage includes 11,000 journals, books, conferences, reports, and other kinds of literature published internationally. Limited to eight concurrent users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    CAB eBooks
    (2002 - present)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    CAB Reviews Archive
    (1930-2002)
    This static file has over 3,000 extensive review articles published in the agricultural sciences. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Calcium & Calcified Tissue Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated quarterly)
    Covers current research in bone metabolism, tooth development, nerve transmission, muscle contraction, hormone secretion, calcium deficiency and other related biology issues. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Cambridge University Press Journals Online
    (Cambridge University Press)
    (1997 - )
    Full-text access for nearly one hundred journals in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities. From the main CUP site, you can conduct searches, view tables of contents, and view abstracts for all journals on the site; register to receive alerts regarding articles of interest as well as tables of contents for journals of interest; gain simultaneous full-text access to all journals to which we subscribe; and search the full-text of the entire database. All titles are also accessible via the E-Journals A-Z. If we own a paper copy of the publication (which we will in almost all cases), you can search for the location in InfoKat Discovery, by following the link in the E-Journals Database that reads, If yes, please check catalog for details. This is useful if the volume you need is earlier than our online coverage. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Canadian Poetry
    (Chadwyck-Healey/ProQuest)
    (1610 - present)
    Contains the full-text of more than 12,000 poems by 142 poets, including Bliss Carman, Isabella Valancy Crawford and Archibald Lampman. Will soon offer a comprehensive survey of Canadian poetry from the eighteenth century to the early twentieth. Available from Literature Online. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Career and Technical Education
    (ProQuest)
    (1991 - )
    Indexing of periodical publications covering vocational/technical topics, including technology, healthcare, building trades, auto mechanics, sales and retail, accounting, graphic design, photography, and nursing. Searches can be limited to peer-reviewed journals. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Center for Research Libraries (CRL) Catalog
    (Center for Research Libraries)
    Over 600,000 titles held at CRL are searchable through the catalog, including collections of newspapers, microform, journals, and dissertations. Coverage for all formats is international. Holdings are often unique and hard to find elsewhere. This site also includes

  • CRL Topic Guides, which detail the parameters of the CRL's uncataloged collections and list significant sets in a subject arrangement. Questions about access and holdings or about specific titles can be addressed to the Access Services Department at 773-955-4545, ext. 314 or ext. 313.
  • Microforms Collection Index, which lists CRL's archival collections, periodicals, books, and topical collections on microform.
  • Newspapers Guide Site, with listings by geography and ethnic affiliation.
  • Full-text resources include the Brazilian Government Document Digitization Project and the Pamphlets and Periodicals of the French Revolution of 1848. Use CRL Quick Search for access to all the major tools with information about CRL's holdings. This latter page also provides links to all CRL specialized databases. Materials available to UK faculty, students and staff through Interlibrary Loan.


    Ceramic Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1966 - ; updated monthly)
    Includes coverage of journals plus trade literature, patents, newspapers, press releases, conference proceedings, books and reports. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System (CCRIS)
    (National Library of Medicine/Toxicology Data Network [TOXNET]/National Cancer Institute)
    Toxicology data file which contains over 8,000 chemical records with carcinogenicity, mutagenicity, tumor promotion, and tumor inhibition test results. Data are derived from studies cited in primary journals, current awareness tools, NCI reports, and other sources. Test results have been reviewed by specialists in carcinogenesis and mutagenesis. Search by chemical or other name, chemical name fragment, Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number, and/or subject terms. Display any combination of data from the following broad groupings: Carcinogenicity Studies, Tumor Promotion Studies, Mutagenicity Studies, or Tumor Inhibition Studies. Freely available to all.


    ChemIDplus Advanced
    (National Library of Medicine/Toxicology Data Network [TOXNET])
    Allows users to search structure and nomenclature authority files used for the identification of over 370,000 chemical substances. You may enter compound identifiers such as Chemical Name, CAS Registry Number, Molecular Formula, Classification Code, Locator Code, and Structure or Substructure. Searchable features include search and display by Toxicity indicators such as Median Lethal Dose (LD50), by Physical/Chemical Properties such as LogP, and by Molecular Weight. Structure searching and direct links to many biomedical resources for chemicals of interest are also available. If you do not need to perform structure searching, consider ChemIDPlus Lite to search by Name or CAS Registry Number. Freely available to all.


    Chemoreception Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated quarterly)
    Brings together studies relating to the neurobiology, chemistry, and physiology of taste, smell, internal chemoreception, and chemotaxis. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Chicago Manual of Style
    (latest edition)
    Quick Guide
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    China Online Journals
    Chinese Interface
    English Interface
    (WANFANGDATA)
    (1997 - ; updated weekly)
    Full-text access (pdf) to nearly 7,000 journals published in China in business/economics (over 800 titles), arts/humanities (over 700 titles), law/politics (550 titles) and social sciences (over 1350 titles), health/medicine and biology (nearly 1200 titles), science and technology (nearly 2800 titles), and agriculture (over 500 titles). Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Choice Reviews Online
    (1987 - present)
    Searchable full-text reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature)
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1975 - ; updated monthly)
    Indexes English-language and selected foreign-language nursing journals, publications from the American Nurses' Association and the National League for Nursing, and journals from 17 allied health disciplines. Also covers biomedicine, management, behavioural sciences, health sciences librarianship, education, consumer health, chiropractic, and health services administration literature. Formats include books, book chapters, pamphlets, audiovisuals, dissertations, educational software, selected conference proceedings, standards of professional practice, nurse practice acts, critical paths, and research instruments. Includes selected original and full-text material: several state nursing journals and some newsletters, standards of practice, practice acts, government publications, research instruments, patient education material, and links to full text articles in Journals@Ovid. Access limited to 20 concurrent users.
    The Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) is available via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff; use the proxy server or request a password at any campus library. Limited to 20 concurrent users.


    Cincinnati Commercial Tribune, 1846-1890
    (Readex)
    Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Civil Engineering Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (Approximately 1966 - . The oldest record in the database has a publication date of 1887; about 50% of the records are 1989 or later. Updated monthly.)
    Citations and abstracts of the serials literature in civil engineering and its complementary fields, including forensic engineering, management and marketing of engineering services, engineering education, theoretical mechanics and dynamics, and mathematics and computation. International coverage includes the monitoring of over 3,000 serial titles as well as numerous non-serial publications. Many of the more recent records include cited references, corresponding author's e-mail address, and publisher contact information. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Classical Music Library
    (Alexander Street Press)
    Streaming classical music service that enables listening and learning on campus and home computers. Includes c. 15,000 recordings, along with program notes, composer biographies, and images cross-referenced to the recordings. You may also purchase recordings in digital or CD format.
    For listening in the Fine Arts Library, you will need to check out headphones from the Media Center. Personal headphones may also be used and will be required for listening in other campus libraries. Download and purchase of recordings require the user to create an account and pay with appropriate credit; this activity is best done from home computers.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ClinicalKey Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Cochrane Library
    (Wiley InterScience)
    (updated quarterly)
    Full-text information on the effects of interventions in health care, made available via a collection of evidence-based medicine databases:

  • The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (Cochrane Reviews)
  • Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE)
  • The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL)
  • The Cochrane Database of Methodology Reviews (Methodology Reviews)
  • The Cochrane Methodology Register (Methodology Register)
  • Health Technology Assessment Database (HTA)
  • NHS Economic Evaluation Database (NHS EED)
  • Users may set up personal profile and save searches.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    College Source Online
    (Career Guidance Foundation)
    (updated weekly)
    Provides access to over 31,000 college catalogs (.pdf), cover-to-cover, original page format with 2-year, 4-year, graduate, professional and international schools. Search by Major, Enrollment, Tuition, Degrees, State and Affiliation. Includes links to college web sites and other resources: Assessment Testing and Preparation, Associations of Education & Library Professionals, Career Resources, College Guides and Planning, Financial Aid Resources & State Departments of Education. Available through UK campus machines only.


    Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)
    (Columbia University Press)
    (1991 - )
    Theoretical and research material covering international affairs. Includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs. Access via the category home pages (see below), through alphabetical indices (author, subject, and title); and by searching. Materials are divided into the following categories:

  • working papers & conference proceedings
  • journal abstracts (with selected fulltext)
  • books (with selected fulltext)
  • policy briefs
  • case studies
  • course packs
  • Scholarly Events in Foreign Affairs and Security Policy
  • maps and country data (from the CIA World Factbook)

  • Also includes monthly topical features.
    CIAO includes selective links to the full-text of the items cited. For other full-text resources, consult the following: For magazines and journals, search the title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Communication and Mass Media Complete (CMMC)
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1915 - ; updated monthly)
    Incorporates CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals, offering cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for over 300 journals, and selected coverage of over 100 more. Includes fulltext for nearly 200 journals.
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Compendex
    (Engineering Village 2)
    (1969 - ; updated weekly)
    Engineering research abstracts database (online version of Engineering Index). Contains over eight million references and abstracts taken from over 5,000 engineering journals, conferences and technical reports. Coverage includes nuclear technology, bioengineering, transportation, chemical and process engineering, light and optical technology, agricultural engineering and food technology, computers and data processing, applied physics, electronics and communications, control, civil, mechanical, materials, petroleum, aerospace and automotive engineering as well as narrower subtopics within all these and other major engineering fields.
    Some of your search results will provide direct links to the full-text of the article cited. For electronic access to articles that do not contain a direct link, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the publication, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.

    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Computer and Information Systems Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1981 - [with a few items back as far as 1961]; updated monthly)
    Covers journal and conference literature (over 3,000 serial titles) and non-serial publications on theoretical research and practical applications around the world. Coverage includes Artificial Intelligence, Computer Applications, Computer Programming, Computer Systems Organization, Computing Milieux, Hardware, Information Systems, Mathematics of Computing and Software Engineering. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Conference Papers Index
    (COS/ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated bimonthly)
    Provides citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world. Subject emphasis since 1995 has been in the life sciences, environmental sciences and aquatic sciences, while older material also covers physics, engineering and materials science. Information is derived from final programs, abstracts booklets and published proceedings, as well as from questionnaire responses. Records include complete ordering information to obtain preprints, abstracts, proceedings and other publications derived from the conference, together with title and author information needed to track the specific papers. Major areas of coverage include agriculture, biochemistry, chemistry, chemical engineering, forestry, biology, environmental science, soil science, biotechnology and clinical medicine.
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Conference Proceedings Citation Index – Science
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Congressional Publications
    (ProQuest)
    (1789 - ; updated monthly. Historical Full Text: 1817-1939 [15th-76th Congresses]; updates continuously.
    Citations, with summaries, to all regularly produced congressional publications, including hearings, reports, prints, and documents. The index record provides title, committee, bill number, report number, witness, and subject information. Also includes CIS Legislative Histories. Part of Congressional Search.
    Some of the materials in CIS Index are available full-text: The full-text of approximately 45 percent of congressional publications issued from 1995 forward is available in Congressional Search, with some dating to 1988. For those items not available online, you can search InfoKat Discovery--we will own most of the indexed material in either paper or microform format. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Now also includes Historical Full Text (The U.S. Serial Set), a full-text collection of U.S. Government publications compiled under the directive of Congress, Congressional reports and documents, executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress, the American State Papers, and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period covered. As of February 23, 2005, the Collection contains a total of 245,840 documents and 33,543 maps. CIS Index and Historical Full Text is accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Congressional Serial Set
    (ProQuest)
    (1789 - present
    The U.S. Serial Set, a full-text collection of U.S. Government publications compiled under the directive of Congress, includes Congressional reports and documents, executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress, the American State Papers, and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period covered. As of February 23, 2005, the Collection contains a total of 245,840 documents and 33,543 maps. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Consumer Health Complete
    (EBSCOhost) Focused on patient information needs. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Contemporary Authors
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    (2005 - present; updated 10 times a year)
    Provides biographical information on modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers, journalists, and scriptwriters. Sketches typically include personal information, addresses, career history, writings, work in progress, biographical and critical sources, authors' comments, and essays about their lives and work. The Revised Series contains updated and revised entries on current writers in fiction, general nonfiction, poetry, journalism, drama, motion pictures, television, and other fields. Beginning in 2006, new Contemporary Authors volumes are available electronically only (and include the 2005 volumes). For pre-2005 volumes, search Gale's Literary Index, then consult the appropriate volumes in the Young Reference Commons' Ready Reference Collection, 2nd floor, north wing, William T. Young Library.
    Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL). Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Contemporary Black Biography
    (Thomson Cengage Learning)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Copper Technical Reference Library
    (ProQuest)
    (c. 1965 - . The oldest record in the database has a publication date of 1863; about 50% of its records have publication dates of 1983 or later. Updated monthly)
    Provides an bibliographic data on the world's literature on copper, copper alloys and copper technology. Covers copper technology from smelting and hydrometallurgy through the performance of copper and copper alloys in their end-use applications and service environments. It references data on the properties and performance of copper and copper alloys and on applications of the copper metals. International coverage of over 2,400 serial titles as well as numerous non-serial publications. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Corporate, Municipal and Government Manual Collections (from Mergent Archives) (Mergent)
    (1909 - present)
    Indexed collection of corporate and industry manuals. UK Libraries provides access to Mergent's Full Collection of Digitized Manuals, beginning with the first Moody's Manual published in 1909. Includes linked tables of contents for every manual. Includes the following manuals: Bank and Finance, Industrial, International, OTC Industrial, Public Utility, Transportation, OTC Unlisted, & Municipal. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Corrosion Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1980 - (some older items back to 1950); updated monthly)
    Provides bibliographic information in the area of corrosion science and engineering. International sources of literature are scanned and abstracted in the areas of general corrosion, testing, corrosion characteristics, preventive measures, materials construction and performance, and equipment for many industries. Includes information concerning corrosion problems found within a specific industry such as the petroleum industry, pipeline industry, water/waste industry, coatings and linings industry, transportation industry, pulp and paper industry, power industry, refining industry, and the corrosion testing and monitoring industry. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Courier-Journal (Louisville)
    (NewsBank)
    (1999 - ; updated daily)
    Available fulltext through NewsBank's Access World News. Includes all articles except records lists (e.g., births, police reports) and PAID obituaries. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    CQ Researcher
    (CQ Press/Congressional Quarterly, Inc.)
    (1923 - [PDFs from 1996 - ]; updated 44 times a year)
    Provides reporting and analysis on issues in the news. Each single-themed, 13,000-word CQ Researcher report offers coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy. Reports include a background and chronology, an assessment of the current situation, tables and maps, pro/con statements from representatives of opposing positions, and bibliographies of key sources. Originally published as Editorial Research Reports. For more information, including how to set up personal profiles, see the CQ Researcher FAQ.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
    (CRC Press / Taylor & Francis)
    (current edition; updated annually)
    The standard reference, with interactive tables. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Criminal Justice Periodicals
    (ProQuest)
    (1969 - present)
    Indexing, abstracting, and selective full-text of research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends. Coverage includes U.S. and international scholarly journals; corrections and correctional and law enforcement trade publications; and reports, news, crime statistics, and crime blogs. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Current Chemical Reactions
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Current Contents Connect
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Current Protocols (CP)
    (Wiley IntersScience)
    (updated quaterly)
    Full-text of manuals containing standards for scientific, lab-tested research and experimentation methods. UK Libraries' subscription provides access to:


    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    D

    Data Citation Index
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Defining Gender, 1450-1910
    "Advice Literature for men and women." Access to approximately 50,000 images of original manuscript and printed material, including a strong core of documents from the Bodleian Library, Oxford. Ephemeral material such as ballads, cartoons and pamphlets are featured alongside diaries, advice literature, medical journals, conduct books and periodicals. Structured into five sections: Conduct and Politeness (Section I) [available as of 3/10/04] and Domesticity and the Family (Section II) [available summer 2004]; the other three will be made available over the next three years: Consumption and Leisure (Section III), Education and Sensibility (Section IV) and The Body (Section V). Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source (DOSS)
    (EBSCOhost)
    Covers all facets relating to the areas of dentistry including dental public health, endodontics, facial pain & surgery, odontology, oral & maxillofacial pathology/surgery/radiology, orthodontology, pediatric dentistry, periodontology, and prosthodontics. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Derwent Innovations Index
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fifth Edition (DSM-5™)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff. Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Dictionary of Literary Biography
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Provides more than 16,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world-wide literary figures from all eras and genres. Includes the DLB main series, the DLB Documentary Series, and the DLB Yearbook Series. Access by keyword searching, author browsing, date of publication, subject collection (American literature, Asian literature, Australasian literature, British literature, Canadian literature, European literature, Latin American and Hispanic literature, Renaissance and Reformation, World literature, or DLB series. Search by full-text keyword or browse by author, volume title, publication date, subject grouping (American literature, Asian literature, Australasian literature, British literature, Canadian literature, European literature, Latin American and Hispanic literature, Renaissance and Reformation and World literature) or DLB series. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Dictionary of National Biography
    (Oxford University Press)
    (4th century BC - 2000 AD ; updates in January, May, and October)
    50,000 biographies (many illustrated) of people who shaped the history of the British Isles and beyond, from the earliest times to the year 2000. Excludes living people. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Dictionary of Old English/Old English Corpus
    Produced with the support of the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada and the National Endowment for the Humanities.


    Digital National Security Archive (DNSA)
    (Chadwyck-Healey)
    (1945 - )
    Full-text resource contains over 58,000 declassified primary documents central to U.S. foreign and military policy since 1945. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    The Digital South Asia Library
    Includes indexing and full-text resources. From the University of Chicago for the Center for Research Libraries.


    Dissertations and Theses Global
    (ProQuest)
    (1861- ; Abstracts since 1980; Thesis abstracts since 1988 ; updated monthly)
    Includes references to U.S., Canadian, British, and other European dissertations and theses, with detailed abstracts. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Many of the publications also provide the full-text of the first 24 pages.

    Selective full-text of dissertations and theses submitted from the University of Kentucky is available, as is some full-text of publications from other institutions for which authors have given permission to make the full-text available. Look for

    Page Image - PDF

    for direct access to full-text.

    If the item indicates that a 24 Page Preview

    24 Page Preview

    is available, choose

    Order a copy

    to see if the full-text is freely available. This will be the case for most University of Kentucky publications. If the full-text is freely available, the following message will appear:

    FREE!-PDF (web download)

    in a drop-box below the citation. To order the free download, click on the CHECK OUT icon.

    Then fill out the request form. After you submit the form, a message will be sent to you once your order is ready for download. The message will contain instructions on how to access and download your PDF file(s) via the web.

    You can also purchase copies through the database if full-text PDFs are not available for download. University of Kentucky dissertations and theses are available in paper in the libraries' collections; search for them in InfoKat Discovery, the libraries' online catalog. A few dissertations and theses from other institutions are also available in paper or microform in the libraries' collections and can be found in InfoKat.

    You can request items through Interlibrary Loan if you are affiliated with the University of Kentucky. Nearly all master's theses are available for loan, as well as many dissertations. To make an Interlibrary Loan request, you will need to have established an ILLiad account. Medical Center Library Users Please Note: please use the Medical Center Library's ILLiad service for your Interlibrary Loan requests.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution
    University of Virginia Rotunda
    Historical and legal scholarship tracing the Constitution’s progress through each of the thirteen states’ conventions. Currently includes the first 20 volumes of the Ratification series with all of the annotation, appendices, biographical gazetteers, maps, and indexes. Search the complete contents by date, title, author, recipient, or state affiliation. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    DRAM: Database of Recorded American Music
    Provides on-demand streaming access to CD-quality audio (192kbps Mp4), complete original liner notes and essays from independent record labels and sound archives. Focus is on recordings that have been neglected by the commercial marketplace. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    DSM-5 (PsychiatryOnline)
    Diagnostic and Statistical Manual - Text Revision (DSM-5, 5th edition) in PsychiatryOnline and Psychiatry Legacy Collection. The standard diagnostic tool used by mental health professionals worldwide to promote reliable research, accurate diagnosis, and thus appropriate treatment and patient care. Each psychiatric disorder with its corresponding diagnostic code is accompanied by a set of diagnostic criteria and descriptive details including associated features, prevalence, familial patterns, age-, culture-, and gender-specific features, and differential diagnosis. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    E

    Early American Fiction
    (Pre-1850)
    Fulltext resource available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans
    (Readex/NewsBank)
    (1639-1800)
    Based on the American Bibliography by Charles Evans. Full-text of works covering a wide range of 17th- and 18th-century American life. Upon completion, Early American Imprints will consist of more than 36,000 works and 2,400,000 images. Readex has nearly completed the imaging and mounting of the primary collection. Part of the Readex Archive of Americana. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker
    (Readex/NewsBank)
    (1801-1819)
    Over 36,000 full-text documents drawn from the items cited in American Bibliography, 1801-1819 by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker. Completes the Early American Imprints set (see above). Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Early English Books Online (EEBO)
    (Chadwyck-Healey/ProQuest)
    (1473 - 1700)
    From the first book published in English through the age of Spenser and Shakespeare, this collection now contains the searchable full-text of about 100,000 of over 125,000 titles listed in Pollard and Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640) and Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700) and their revised editions, as well as the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661) collection and the Early English Books Tract Supplement. Includes digital facsimile page images of books, pamphlets, newspapers, and manuscripts of works printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America as well as works in English printed elsewhere. Coverage includes English literature, history, philosophy, linguistics, theology, music, fine arts, education, mathematics, and science. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Early English Prose Fiction
    (1500-1700)
    Fulltext resource available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Earthquake Engineering Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1971 - ; updated monthly)
    Provides coverage of earthquake engineering and earthquake hazard mitigation. Includes several hundred earlier classic papers and reports (as far back as 1890). Covers the journal literature, proceedings of conferences and major meetings in earthquake engineering research, and research monographs and technical reports including Earthquake Engineering Research Center Reports and Pacific Earthquake Engineering Research Center Reports. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    EBSCOhost eBook Collection (formerly NetLibrary)
    Full-text electronic books. UK faculty, students, and staff must be on-campus to set up their individual accounts. Once established, the accounts can then be used both on- and off-campus. Links to individual books in netLibrary available through InfoKat Discovery.


    EBSCOhost News (Associated Press)
    (EBSCOhost; last 30 days)
    Provides near real-time access to world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis. Includes AP Top News, WorldStream, Financial News, AP Online, U.S. Politics & Government and 50 State Reports with the full text of the NewsMonitor-delivered web content. The index to the full text content in AP News is held for a rolling 30-day archive. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    EBSCOhost Databases
    The Kentucky Virtual Library provides access to 28 fulltext and bibliographic databases via EBSCOhost Web. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff. Specific databases available through EBSCOhost Web are listed at the site and in this directory. (Follow the "Find Books, Articles, and More" link at the Kentucky Virtual Library site for access via the KyVL interface.)


    Ecology Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Coverage of current ecology research across a wide range of disciplines, reflecting recent advances in light of growing evidence regarding global environmental change and destruction. Focuses on how organisms of all kinds - microbes, plants, and animals - interact with their environments and with other organisms. Included are relevant papers on evolutionary biology, economics, and systems analysis as they relate to ecosystems or the environment. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    EconLit
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1969 - , abstracts 1987 - ; updated monthly)
    Indexed bibliography with selected abstracts of the world's economic literature, produced by the American Economic Association. Includes coverage of over 400 major journals as well as articles in collective volumes (essays, proceedings, etc.), books, book reviews, dissertations, and working papers licensed from the Cambridge University Press Abstracts of Working Papers in Economics. Over 99% of the articles are in English or include English summaries. Generally, all articles from all publications are indexed, including notes, communications, comments, replies, rejoinders, etc. Articles lacking author identification or without economic content are omitted. Limited to four concurrent users.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Economist Historical Archive, 1843-2010
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Searchable facsimile edition of The Economist, published weekly since 1843. In 8,000 issues and more than 600,000 pages, EHA offers full-colour images, multiple search indexes, topic and area supplements and surveys, together with a gallery of front covers and a selection of exportable financial tables. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Education Index Retrospective, 1929-1983
    (EBSCOhost: H. W. Wilson)
    (1929 - 1983)
    International coverage of English-language periodicals, monographs and yearbooks. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ehp Online: Environmental Health Perspectives
    Service of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences. International database of searchable information on the environment, toxicity, and cancer. Browse or search and retrieve full-text from and its supplements, Chemical Health and Safety Database, carcinogens reports, toxicology technical reports, and the Tumor Incidence in Historical Control Animals Report. Some portions of this federal government service require that you are logged in by the library--ask at any library service desk for access. Access to these areas is restricted to one user at a time.


    Ei Compendex Web
    (Engineering Village 2)
    (1969 - ; updated weekly)
    Engineering research abstracts database (online version of Engineering Index). Contains over eight million references and abstracts taken from over 5,000 engineering journals, conferences and technical reports. Coverage includes nuclear technology, bioengineering, transportation, chemical and process engineering, light and optical technology, agricultural engineering and food technology, computers and data processing, applied physics, electronics and communications, control, civil, mechanical, materials, petroleum, aerospace and automotive engineering as well as narrower subtopics within all these and other major engineering fields.
    Some of your search results will provide direct links to the full-text of the article cited. For electronic access to articles that do not contain a direct link, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the publication, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.

    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Eighteenth Century Collections Online (ECCO)
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Most every 18th century book printed in England, over 125,000 titles, over 25 million pages. Full text, fully searchable. This "Long Century" gave birth to several major revolutions: the intellectual, industrial, French and American revolutions. During this Age of Enlightenment publishers issued books on an endless variety of subjects. During this century literacy spread widely and with great passion readers devoured books. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Eighteenth Century Women Playwrights
    (InteLex Past Masters)
    (2001)
    Searchable full-text of Eighteenth Century Women Playwrights. General editor, Derek Hughes. 6 volumes. London: Pickering & Chatto, 2001. Includes plays by Delarivier Manley, Eliza Haywood, Mary Pix, Susanna Centlivre, Elizabeth Griffith, Hannah Cowley and Elizabeth Inchbald. Available via Past Masters. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Eighteenth-Century Fiction
    (1700-1780)
    Fulltext resource available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    E-Journals A-Z
    Title-by-title database of the journals available fulltext in electronic form. The primary purpose of the database is to give you access to specific, known journal titles you are seeking. Searches of the tables of content are often available at the provider sites, and bibliographic searching is available at some provider sites. The E-Journals A-Z is accessible from anywhere, but the fulltext of most of the journals listed in the database is accessible either via campus computers or off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Electronic Theses and Dissertations, University of Kentucky (through UKnowledge)
    (June 2000 - present)
    Full-text access to electronically submitted theses and dissertations (ETDs) from the University of Kentucky. Note that this collection does not include access to all theses and dissertations from the University of Kentucky, but only those submitted electronically. Freely available.

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    Electronics and Communications Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1981 - ; updated monthly [a few materials back to 1961])
    Provides international coverage with the monitoring of over 3,000 serial titles as well as numerous non-serial publications. Major areas of coverage include circuits, components and materials, photonics, control and systems, telecommunications (including equipment and instrumentation), power systems, theoretical aspects, and electronics and communications milieux. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    eLS: Essential for Life Science (Citable Reviews in the Life Sciences)
    (John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; updated monthly)
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Elsevier ClinicalKey Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI)
    (Web of Science Core Collection/Thomson Reuters)
    (2015 - present)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Empire Online
    (Adam Matthew Publications)
    (1492 - 1969)
    Searchable database of pdf images of primary resource documents, with introductory essays, dealing with colonial history, politics, culture and society.
    Section I: Cultural Contact, 1492-1969
    Section II: Literature and Empire
    Section III: The Visible Empire
    Section IV: Religion and Empire
    Section V: Race, Class, Imperialism and Colonialism c1607-1969
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    emusicquest
    Music-in-Print Series containing listings of sacred, choral, classical vocal, orchestral, string, woodwind, guitar, band and other music scores. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Encyclopedia Americana
    Part of Grolier Online. Also available through the Kentucky Virtual Library. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Encyclopedia of Northern Kentucky
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Energy Citations Database & Information Bridge (SciTech Connect)
    (1948 - )
    (Office of Scientific and Technical Information, Dept. of Energy)
    Contains bibliographic records for energy and energy-related scientific and technical information from the Department of Energy (DOE) and its predecessor agencies, the Energy Research and Development Administration (ERDA) and the Atomic Energy Commission (AEC). Covers topics such as chemistry, physics, materials, environmental science, geology, engineering, mathematics, climatology, oceanography, and computer science. It includes citations to report literature, conference papers, journal articles, books, dissertations, and patents. Freely available.


    Engineered Materials Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1986 - ; updated monthly [some items date as far back as 1953])
    Covers the literature of polymers, ceramics, and composites in a variety of structural and other advanced applications in regard to research, manufacturing practices, properties and applications. Citations from 1,300 journals, plus dissertations, government reports, conference proceedings, and books. EMA is specifically designed to serve materials sciences researchers, engineers and scientists. Major areas of coverage include circuits, components and materials, photonics, control and systems, telecommunications, power systems, theoretical issues, and electronics and communications milieux. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Engineering Collection (ProQuest)
    (ProQuest)
    (1966 - ; updated monthly)
    Covers the international serial and non-serial literature pertaining to civil, earthquake, environmental, mechanical, and transportation engineering including their complementary fields of forensic engineering, management and marketing of engineering services, engineering education, theoretical mechanics and dynamics, and mathematics/computation contained in over 3,000 primary journals plus trade literature, patents, newspapers, press releases, conference proceedings, books and reports. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    English Drama
    (1280-1915)
    Fulltext resource available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    English Poetry
    (600-1900)
    Fulltext resource available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    English Poetry (2nd edition)
    (8th century - early 20th century)
    Fulltext resource available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC)
    Extensive descriptions and holdings information for letterpress materials printed in Great Britain or any of its dependencies in any language—as well as for materials printed in English anywhere else in the world. Coverage is from the beginnings of print to 1800 including all recorded English monographs printed between 1475 and 1700. Freely available to all.


    Entomology Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Coverage includes insects, arachnids, myriapods, onychophorans, and terrestrial isopods. Major areas of coverage include systematics; phylogeny, morphology, and faunistics; physiology, anatomy, and biochemistry; reproduction and development; ecology, behavior, and biology; genetics and evolution; and fossil forms and faunas.
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Environment Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1975 - present)
    Indexes the literature that covers the impact of people and technology on the environment and the effectiveness of remedial policies and technologies. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Environmental Engineering Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1990 - ; updated monthly)
    Covers world-wide literature pertaining to technological and engineering aspects of air and water quality, environmental safety, and energy production. More than 700 primary journals are indexed and abstracted. Over 2,500 additional sources, including monographs and conference proceedings, are also monitored for relevant articles. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Environmental Impact Statements (EIS): Digests
    (ProQuest)
    Detailed abstracts of all of the federal government's environmental impact statements. Each entry describes the project, including positive impact, negative consequences, and legal mandates. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ProQuest Environmental Science Collection)
    (ProQuest)
    (1967 - present; updated monthly)
    Abstracts and citations are drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center)
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1966 - )
    Consists of two files: the Resources in Education (RIE) file of ERIC document citations and the Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE) file of journal article citations from over 1,000 journals. Both files provide abstracts. In addition, ERIC now contains over 2,200 ERIC Digest records that feature the full-text of the original document. Also provides coverage of conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs.

    ERIC is also available from ProQuest.

    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ERIC / AE Test Locator
    Test reviews citations to information published in >Mental Measurements Yearbooks, Tests in Print, and Test Critiques.


    Essay and General Literature Index
    (EBSCOhost: H.W. Wilson)
    (1985 - )
    Indexes collected works focusing on humanities and social sciences. Covers essays and articles contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada. More than 300 volumes are indexed annually. Additionally, more than 20 annuals and serial publications are indexed. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Essential Evidence Plus & AHFS DI Essentials
    (Stat!Ref
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Essential Science Indicators
    Determine influential individuals, institutions, papers, publications, and countries in hundreds of disciplines — as well as emerging research areas that could impact future work. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Ethnic NewsWatch
    (ProQuest)
    (1960 - )
    Provides full-text of newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press, with more than 280 publications offering both national and regional coverage. Includes publications from Asian-American, Jewish, African-American, Native-American, Arab-American, Eastern-European, and multi-ethnic communities. Nearly 25% of the publications Spanish language. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
    (EBSCOhost)
    Online index created from "European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750." Contains more than 32,000 entries describing the printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Everyday Life and Women in America, c. 1800-1920
    This digital collection explores American social, cultural, and popular history, providing access to primary source material from the Sallie Bingham Center for Women’s History, Duke University and The New York Public Library. It is made up of fully searchable images (alongside transcriptions) of monographs, pamphlets, periodicals and broadsides addressing 19th and early 20th century political, social and gender issues, religion, race, education, employment, marriage, sexuality, home and family life, health, and pastimes. The collection is especially rich in conduct of life and domestic management literature. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Explore UK: Rare and Unique Resources from Special Collections
    University of Kentucky Libraries, University Archives. Freely available.



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    The Faber Poetry Library
    Fulltext resource available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Factiva
    provides searchable fulltext to continuously updated newswires, trade magazines, & newspapers from around the globe. From Dow Jones Reuters Business Interactive LLC. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff. Limited to three simultaneous users; please logoff after use (upper right-hand corner).


    FDsys: GPO's Federal Digital System
    FDsys provides free online access to official Federal Government publications.


    Federal Register


    Film Scripts Online Series, Volumes I (American Film Scripts) & II (Film Scripts Online)
    (Alexander Street)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Films on Demand: Digital Educational Video
    (Films Media Group)
    Humanities and Social Sciences streaming video platform that gives you access to educational programs that you can incorporate into your online lesson plans and distance learning courseware. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Financial Times Historical Archive, 1888-2010
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Searchable run of every item ever printed in the paper through 2006. Special supplements and the FT Magazine are included. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    First Research Industry Intelligence
    (Mergent)
    Provides access to over 900 Industry Segments, updated regularly with monthly statistics and indicators as well as quarterly trend updates; Call Prep Sheets for preparation for sales calls when time is limited; State Profiles to monitor monthly employment, business and real estate trends in each of the 50 US states. Also includes Industry Profiles, State & Province Profiles, Country Profiles, and Industry Prospector (which sorts and ranks industries based on economic and financial metrics). In February, 2013, four new profiles were added: Advertising Agencies; Electrical Products Wholesalers; Managed Application & Network Services; and Transportation Services Sector. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    FlyBase
    (National Institutes of Health)
    primary repository of genetic and molecular data for the insect family Drosophilidae supported by the National Human Genome Research Institute, the British Medical Research Council, the Indiana Genomics Initiative, and the National Science Foundation. Free resource.


    Food Chemicals Codex Online (FCC8) (Currently Unavailable)
    (United States Pharmacopeial Convention)
    Includes more than 1,100 monographs as well as more than 150 General Tests and Assays, providing procedures frequently cited in monographs, sometimes with acceptance criteria, in order to avoid repetition of this text. Additionally, offers a chapter with up-to-date relevant informational materials on method validation and various analytical techniques, reference tables and information on current Good Manufacturing Practices. Requires log-in (userid and password available at any of the Libraries' public service points).


    Foreign Law Guide
    (BrillOnline)
    Current sources of codes and basic legislation in jurisdictions of the world. Offers information on sources of foreign law, including bibliographic citations to legislation, the existence of English translations and selected references to secondary sources. Approximately 190 jurisdictions are covered. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Founders Early Access
    University of Virginia Press

    Free Medical Journals
    (Bernd Sebastian Kamps)
    Provides access to free medical journals that provide online full-text. International coverage of over 1,400 journals, arranged by title and by specialty. Includes an E-Mail Alert announcing new free medical journals.



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    Gale NewsVault
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Combined search of the following Gale databases:
    17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers
    19th Century British Library Newspapers
    19th Century UK Periodicals, Series 1: New Readerships -- Women's, Children's, Humor and Leisure/Sport
    19th Century U.S. Newspapers
    Economist Historical Archives
    Financial Times Historical Archive
    Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003
    Times Digital Archive
    Choose any combination of these resources for your combined search. You can also limit your search in several ways: -- By publication section: Advertising; Arts, Sports, and Leisure; Business; Editorial and Commentary; News; & People
    -- To documents with images only
    -- By publication date, title, or place of publication
    Options include searching the full-text of the documents or just the title of the publication or document. Provides access to over 10 million digitized facsimile pages. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
    (Gale Cengage Learning/InfoTrac)
    Collection of fulltext encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    GenderWatch
    (ProQuest)
    (1970 - )
    Fulltext database comprising periodicals and other publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas. Covers over 175 publications. Simultaneous access restricted to two users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Genetics Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Provides citations and abstracts from world-wide literature, focusing on all levels of genetics research, from microbes to plants to humans. Molecular genetics is emphasized, with information on all aspects of DNA, differentiation and development, RNA, protein synthesis, ribosomes, nuclear proteins and chromatin, enzymes, and gene regulation. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    GENE-TOX (Genetic Toxicology)
    Peer-reviewed mutagenicity test data from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). From ToxNet.


    GeoRef
    (PRoQuest)
    (1693 - (North America); 1933 - (rest of the world); updated biweekly)
    American Geological Institute's geoscience database containing over 2.2 million citations, many with abstracts, of North America since 1693 and other areas of the world since 1933. Equivalent of four reference publications: Bibliography of North American Geology, Bibliography and Index of Geology Exclusive of North America, Geophysical Abstracts, and the Bibliography and Index of Geology. Additional items come from special bibliographies produced on request for state surveys or societies, and annual subject and author indexes. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Government Periodicals Index
    (PRoQuest)
    (1988 - )
    Subject and author indexing to c. 270 periodicals published by U.S. government agencies. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    GreenFILE
    (EBSCOhost)
    Includes scholarly, government and general-interest resources that discuss the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments and what can be done on each level to minimize negative impact. Topics covered include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling. Multidisciplinary, drawing on agriculture, education, law, health and technology literature.
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Grove Dictionary of Art (Grove Art Online)
    Covers all aspects of the visual arts from prehistory to the present day. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Grove Music Online
    Comprises the full-text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, plus updates and new entries. Available off-campus through the proxy server.



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    HAPI Online (Hispanic American Periodicals Index)
    (1970 - )
    Online version of the Hispanic American Periodicals Index. Provides citations to articles in more than 500 social science and humanities journals worldwide that cover Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States. Specific topics include current political, economic, and social issues and coverage of Latin American arts and letters. Contains bibliographic citations to articles, book reviews, documents, and original literary works. Many of the citations are linked to full-text via JSTOR, Ingenta and publisher websites (look for the Full text may be available link). For electronic access to articles from periodicals not linked in this database, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the work, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    HAPI is accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Hazardous Substances Data Bank
    Available from ToxNet.


    Health and Safety Science Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1981 - ; updated monthly)
    Published in association with the University of Southern California's Institute of Safety and Systems Management, this database provides a survey of work relating to public health, safety, and industrial hygiene, focusing on risks and hazards across the spectrum of environmental and occupational situations. Includes literature in the area of aviation and aerospace safety, environmental safety, nuclear safety, medical safety occupational safety, and ergonomics. Health and safety related aspects of pollution, waste disposal, radiation, pesticides, epidemics are covered. Draws on government reports as well as journal articles, conference proceedings, books, and other publications. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Health Policy and Data
    (Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development [OECD])
    Includes health-related statistics and other health policy information by country. Also includes country surveys/reviews/guides, manuals, sources and methods, news releases, newsletters/brochures, policy briefs, staff papers/presentations, indicators, working papers, and other OECD documents. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Health Source - Consumer Edition
    (EBSCOhost Web)
    Provides access to nearly 80 full-text, consumer health magazines, including American Fitness, Better Nutrition, Fit Pregnancy, Harvard Health Letter, HealthFacts, Men's Health, Muscle & Fitness,Prevention, and Vegetarian Times. This database also includes searchable full-text for more than 1,000 health-related pamphlets and more than 130 health reference books, including books published by the People's Medical Society. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    HeinOnline
    Full-text legal periodicals. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Herald-Leader (Lexington)
    (1983 - )
    Searchable fulltext of all articles except records lists (e.g., births, police reports) and PAID obituaries. Available via NewsBank's Access World News. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    iut Hispanic American Periodicals Index (HAPI Online)
    (1970 - )
    Online version of the Hispanic American Periodicals Index. Provides citations to articles in more than 500 social science and humanities journals worldwide that cover Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States. Specific topics include current political, economic, and social issues and coverage of Latin American arts and letters. Contains bibliographic citations to articles, book reviews, documents, and original literary works. HAPI is available from campus machines.


    Historical Abstracts
    (EBSCOhost)
    (Updated monthly)
    Covers events from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada). The database provides annotated bibliographic entries from 2,000 journals published worldwide. From ABC-Clio. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Historical Statistics of the United States
    (Cambridge University Press)
    Compendium of statistics from over 1000 sources with over 37,000 data series. Online version of the revised 5 volume paper resource. Chapters are preceded by essays that introduce the quantitative history of their subject, provide a guide to the sources, and offer advice on the reliability of the data and the limits that might be placed on their interpretation. You can download tables in Excel or CSV, and also download entire groups of tables as a zip file. You can also create custom tables by merging columns from multiple tables, then download, print, or graph the resulting tables.
    1) Historical Statistics is optimized to work on the latest version of IE (6+) on a PC, 5+, and for Safari on a Mac. Firefox and other major browsers can also be used.
    2) Pop-ups and JavaScript should be enabled. Session cookies should be allowed.
    3) Browser security settings should be on Medium or lower. Settings that disable scripting will cause a problem with the site's functionality. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Homeland Security Digital Library (HSDL)
    (Center for Homeland Defense and Security)
    Collection of documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    House of Commons Parliamentary Papers (U.K. Parliamentary Papers)
    (ProQuest)
    (1801 - 2004)
    British parliamentary documents, including Command Papers.  All areas of social, political, economic and foreign policy. Searchable full-text, with detailed subject indexing. Almost 10 million pages available online. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Human Genome Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - )
    Covers developments and applications emerging from international genome research, including the Human Genome Project. Major areas of coverage include nucleic acid, cloning vectors, gene cloning, sequencing, gene therapy, immunogenetics, RFLP, mapping, mutagenesis, medical genetics, and genetic screening. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Human Relations Area File Collection of Ethnography
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



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    ICE Virtual Library
    (Institution of Civil Engineers)
    (2000-present [eBooks])
    contains all the published materials of the Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE) from 1836 forward. UK Libraries has the eBook collection from 2000+. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    IEE Digital Library
    (Institution of Electrical Engineers)
    (1994 - )
    Contents and abstracts for all Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE) journals, magazines and conference content as well as access to the PDFs for Electronics Letters and the 16 IEE Proceedings' titles for which UK Libraries hold a current online subscription. The 16 Proceedings titles are also listed in the E-Journals A-Z. Search for other resources in InfoKat Discovery. UK-affiliates may request other resources identified in the IEE Digital Library via Interlibrary Loan. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    IEEE Xplore
    (1988- [indexing]; 1998 - [fulltext])
    Subscription limited to fulltext core collection of electrical engineering and computing publications, including 106 IEEE Society-sponsored transactions, journals, magazines and conferences covering electrical engineering and computer science. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Full color facsimile run of over 260,000 pages, including specials and presentation pieces. Full-text searchable and browsable individual issues, including specials and supplements. Articles and pages can be saved in the marked list then bookmarked, e-mailed and printed. Also available in the Gale NewsVault, a searchable collection of historical newspapers. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    IMF eLibrary Data (International Monetary Fund)
    (1948 - present)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Immunology Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Monitors studies relating to aspects of immune systems in man and animals, both in normal functions and disorders, concentrating on basic science research and its clinical implications. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Index Chemicus
    (Web of Science)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    In the First Person: Index to Letters, Diaries, Oral Histories, and Other Personal Narratives
    (Alexander Street Press)
    (17th century - ; updated quarterly)
    Currently indexes more than 2,500 collections of oral history in English from around the world. With future releases, the index will broaden to identify other first-person content, including letters, diaries, memoirs, and autobiographies, and other personal narratives, providing citations, and in many cases links to full-text, audio and video files within scholarly materials that are freely available on the Web and through Alexander Street databases, several of which you can access through the libraries' subscriptions. By the end of 2005, the index will point to 350,000 pages of full-text and 3,500 collections.
    For items not available at UK, search WorldCat for holdings in other libraries. In some cases it may be possible to acquire materials via Interlibrary Loan (for UK affiliates).
    Index free to all. Links to full-text in Alexander Street Press databases are available from campus machines and also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals
    (HeinOnLine)
    (1985 - ; updated semi-annually)
    Produced by The American Association of Law Libraries. Provides access to legal literature worldwide, covering foreign (non-Anglo-American) law. This includes comparative law and legal systems, such as Islamic law; socialist law; public and private international law; and transnational commercial law. The data is not limited by country of publication, but rather by type of publication. Thus, while publications concerning British and American law are not included, British and American publications concerning foreign law are included. The types of documents covered include journal articles, congress reports, essay collections, yearbooks, and book reviews. The database encompasses all languages. Materials in Greek, Cyrillic, and East Asian vernacular are Romanized according to Library of Congress standards. Arabic and Hebrew titles are translated into English or French. Limited to one user at a time. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Index to Legal Periodicals and Books
    (EBSCOhost: H.W. Wilson)
    (1994 - present)
    Provides coverage of English language legal information, with international coverage of scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, and book reviews. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective: 1908-1981
    (EBSCOhost: H.W. Wilson)
    (1908-1981)
    Indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Content is also drawn from 38 printed compendia that provide access to approximately 540,000 records. Coverage also includes annual surveys of laws by jurisdiction, annual surveys of federal court cases, yearbooks, and annual institutes. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Index to Printed Music
    (EBSCOhost)
    Resource for finding individual pieces of music published in standard scholarly editions. Includes music from ancient Greek times to the present. Content is searchable by composer name or ID, editor, genre, language, librettist, publisher name, series, title, instrumentation and/or number of instruments, and results can be limited by genre and/or language. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Industrial and Applied Microbiology Abstracts (Microbiology A)
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Covers findings and applications in agricultural, food and beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries Major areas of coverage include fermentation, microbial degradation, food microbiology, microbial toxins, plant diseases, post-harvest decay, plant protection, forestry, soil microorganisms, mineral microbiology, protection of materials, hydrocarbons, microbial resistance, and antimicrobial agents. Online version of Microbiology Abstracts Section A: Industrial and Applied Microbiology.


    Information Bridge & Energy Citations Database (SciTech Connect)
    (1995 - )
    Provides the open source to full-text and bibliographic records of Department of Energy (DOE) research and development reports in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics.


    Institute of Physics Electronic Journals
    Fulltext journal access. Individual titles are listed in the E-Journals A-Z. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Integrated Risk Information System (IRIS)
    Data from the EPA in support of human health risk assessment. Available from ToxNet.


    InterDok Directory of Published Proceedings (DoPP)
    (InterDok Corporation)
    (1995 - ; updated daily)
    A listing of about 40,000 conferences, with links to the conference web site (when available), along with purchasing info. Currently provides access to listings for Social Sciences/Humanities, Science/Technology, Medical/Life Sciences, and Pollution Control/Ecology. Click on the DoPP Login button in order to search by sponsor, location, date, keyword, etc. Dropdown menus include keywords from the conference names.
    Some of the conference web site links will provide access to the full-text of the proceedings cited. To check for electronic access to the proceedings, search the conference title in the E-Journals A-Z. You can also search InfoKat Discovery for a paper copy of the proceedings. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.
    Also provides free access to MInd: The Meetings Index, which includes information for locating more than 10,000 future conferences, meetings & symposia.


    International Bibliography of Art
    (ProQuest)
    (2008 - present)
    Indexes scholarly literature on western art. The successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA), it includes the most recently indexed records that were created by the Getty Research Institute as part of BHA. These records were created in 2008-2009 and cover scholarship up to 2009, including retrospective records for material published in previous years. IBA will build on this by adding 25,000 new records per year going forward, ensuring unbroken coverage of indexed journals. See the Bibliography of the History of Art for coverage before 2008. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS)
    (ProQuest)
    (1951 - present; updated weekly)
    Over two million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters in social sciences resources. International coverages with over 100 languages and countries. Over 2,800 journals are regularly indexed and some 7,000 books are included each year. Abstracts are provided for half of all current journal articles and full-text availability is continually increasing. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    International Financial Statistics
    (1948- ; updated monthly)
    From the International Monetary Fund. Officially reported, internationally comparable macroeconomic statistics from the world community. Information from all member countries is uniformly formatted. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff. Also available on CD-ROM, January 2004-May 2013; request at the Young Library Reference Desk (2nd floor, north wing): CS 97-1; and via ICPSR (complete data from 1948).


    International Medieval Bibliography (IMB)
    (Brepols Publishers NV)
    (1967 - ; updated quarterly)
    Indexes the journal literature (some 4,500 periodicals) covering the European middle ages (c. 300-1500). Limited to three simultaneous users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    International Pharmaceutical Abstracts
    (OvidSP)
    (1970 - ; updated quarterly)
    Produced by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists (ASHP). Reviews and presents pharmaceutical literature. Coverage includes clinical and technical drug information, pharmacy practice, pharmaceutical education, and legal aspects of pharmacy and drugs. Scans over 750 journals published worldwide. All U.S. state pharmacy journals are included as well as most publications on cosmetics. In 1988, IPA began including abstracts of papers presented at ASHP's major meetings and now also includes presentation abstracts from the APhA and AACP annual meetings. Will soon begin adding abstracts of approved Masters and Doctor theses for degrees offered through schools of pharmacy. Limited to four concurrent users.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research (ICPSR)
    See the ICPSR Research Guide for details.


    IPA Source
    International phoenetic alphabet transcriptions and translations of opera arias, German Lieder, French melodies, and Italian songs. Current includes about 5600 songs. Featuring the texts in Latin, Italian, German and French to the works of song and opera composers as found in the most common anthologies. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Iter: Gateway to the Middle Ages & Renaissance
    (1859 - )
    Online bibliographic databases. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    J

    Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory & Criticism
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Johns Hopkins POC-IT HIV Guide
    (Unbound Medicine; updated monthly)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Journal Citation Reports
    Journal evaluation resource. Uses citation data drawn from over 8,400 journals from over 3,000 publishers worldwide. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    JSTOR
    Searchable fulltext journal backfile collection. Individual titles are listed in the E-Journals A-Z. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff. JustCite
    (Justis)
    Legal research platform that helps you find authorities and establish the current status of the law. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    K

    Kentucky Building Codes
  • First Edition, 1980
  • Second Edition, 1983
  • Third Edition, 1985
  • Fourth Edition, 1988
  • Fifth Edition, 1991
  • Sixth Edtion, 1994
  • Seventh Edition, 1997
  • Eighth Edition, 2002
  • Ninth Edition, 2007
  • Freely available.


    Kentucky Digital Library
    Part of the Kentucky Virtual Library; provides online finding aids and digitized material from archival collections across the state of Kentucky.


    Kentucky Encyclopedia
    Web edition of the print and CD-ROM editions from the University Press of Kentucky. Includes 2,100 entries with over 50,000 Internet links to additional information. Fulltext searchable. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Kentucky Newspapers through Access World News
    (Readex Newsbank)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Kentucky Stats
    Kentucky statistical resources gathered by the Kentucky Virtual Library. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Kentucky Virtual Library
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Key Business Ratios (KBR)
    (Dun & Bradstreet)
    (latest three years)
    Provides 14 financial ratios for 800 products and services, arranged by SIC code. Data can be exported into spreadsheet format. The print version of this source is Duns Industry Norms and Key Business Ratios. Restricted to five simultaneous users.


    Kids Search
    (EBSCOhost)
    Interface designed for students in grades K through 8. Kids Search provides elementary school students with an easy-to-use, graphically-appealing interface arranged by broad topic that they can use to search their EBSCOhost databases, including American Heritage Dictionary, Image Collection, Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, Primary Search, and TOPICsearch. Also includes a Teacher Resources Search, which includes Academic Search Complete and ERIC. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Korean Journal Database (KCI)
    (Web of Science / Thomson Reuters)
    (1980 - present)
    Regional content from researchers in South Korea. Using citation connections from Web of Science, regional work is "framed within the broader context of global research." Collaboration with the National Research Foundation of Korea. Approximately 2,000 scholarly journals (over 1,800 new to Web of Science), mixing open-access and subscription titles. Over 80% of content provided in English and Korean. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Kyleidoscope: Explore Kentucky History Online
    seeks to create convenient avenues for educators to access primary resources regarding the history of Kentucky. Bundles together related sources and places them within historical contexts while also suggesting applicable state Combined Curriculum Standards.



    L

    Latin American Women Writers
    (Alexander Street Press)
    (Colonial Period - )
    Full-text of prose, poetry and drama by women writers from Mexico, Central, and South America. Currently contains 14,300 pages of prose and poetry and 13 plays (as of 6/27/06); will contain approximately 100,000 pages of prose, poetry, and essays and 300 plays when complete. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    LawTRIO Law Publications Database
    Infosources Publishing
    Directory of over 7,500 legal titles combined from three of Infosources Publishing print directories, Legal Looseleafs in Print, Legal Newsletters in Print, and Directory of Law Related CD-ROMs. Accessible in the Law Building only (including the Law Library).


    LearningExpress Library
    Provides access to a collection of test preparation tools, skill-building materials, and career resources for users from elementary students to adult learners. Over 1,000 online practice tests and interactive skill-building tutorials are available, along with more than 200 eBook titles. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Legislative Insight
    (ProQuest)
    (13th Congress - present)
    Federal legislative history service that makes available compilations of digital full-text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the enactment of U.S. Public Laws. The histories are comprised of fully searchable PDFs of full-text publications generated in the course of congressional lawmaking, including the public law itself, all versions of related bills, law-specific Congressional Record excerpts, committee hearings, reports, and prints. Also included are presidential signing statements, CRS reports, and miscellaneous congressional publications that provide background material to aid in the understanding of issues related to the making of the law. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Lexington Herald-Leader
    (1983 - )
    Searchable fulltext of all articles except records lists (e.g., births, police reports) and PAID obituaries. Available via NewsBank's Access World News. The NewsBank version is accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    LEXIS / NEXIS
    Provides fulltext of journal and newspaper articles. Available in the Law Library for Law students and faculty. Passwords required.
    See also Academic Search, which provides access to selected LexisNexis materials for the entire campus. Academic Search is accessible via campus computers and available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Lexis Securities Mosaic
    (LexisNexis)
    Multifaceted securities and federal regulatory, disclosure and transaction information. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    LexisNexis Academic
    Includes over 5,000 publications (most fulltext, the rest abstracted). LexisNexis also includes

    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts (LISTA)
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1965 - )
    Provides abstracting and indexing coverage on, for example, librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, and information management in more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings. Freely available to all.


    Library Literature and Information Science Full Text
    (EBSCOhost: H. W. Wilson)
    (1980 - ; updated daily)
    Indexing of over 380 selected library journals (over 100 full text), books (more than 300 a year), conference proceedings, library school theses, pamphlets, and book reviews. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA)
    (ProQuest)
    (1973 - present
    Abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. The database covers various aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Documents indexed include journal articles, book reviews, books, book chapters, dissertations and working papers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Literary Criticism from Literature Online
    (ProQuest)
    Includes all critical indexing and full-text from Literature Online, including MLA Intenational Bibliography, ABELL (The Annual Bibliography of English Language & Literature), Full-Text Journals, New Essays on the American Novel, and Cambridge Companions to Literature. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Literary Index
    (Gale)
    Master index to the major literature series published by The Gale Group. The bulk of the titles indexed are available in the Young Library Reference Collection.


    Literature Online (includes the MLA International Bibliography
    Fulltext of over 300,000 works of English and American poetry, drama, and prose. Index to secondary sources includes entries from Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Loeb Classical Library
    (Harvard University Press)>br /> Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Louisville Courier-Journal
    (ProQuest)
    (1999 - ; updated daily)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    M

    Making Of Modern Law: Foreign Primary Sources, 1600-1970
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Contains over a million titles of statutes, codes, regulations, session laws, journals, and commentaries for northern, central, and eastern European jurisdictions; 50% in English, 50% in western European languages. Source libraries: Yale Law Library; Harvard Law School Library; George Washington University Law Library. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Making of Modern Law: Making Of Modern Law: Legal Treatises 1800-1926
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources, 1620-1970
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Contains the published records of the American colonies, documents published by state constitutional conventions, state codes, city charters, law dictionaries, and digests. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Making of Modern Law: U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978
    (Gale Cengage Learning, 1832-1978)
    Includes transcripts, applications for review, motions, petitions, supplements and other official papers of the most-studied and talked-about cases, including many that resulted in landmark decisions centering on:

    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Marine Biotechnology Abstracts (ASFA)
    (ProQuest)
    (1989 - ; updated quarterly)
    Abstracts and indexes articles dealing with science, technology, and management of marine environments, including United States patents, molecular biotechnology, supporting technology, immobilization, cell/tissue/culture, aquaculture/fisheries, medical/veterinary issues, fermentation, biofouling/corrosion/adhesives, chemical/mineral products, energy applications, food products and environmental applications/impact. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Marquis Who's Who on the Web
    (Marquis)
    (1607 - ; updated daily)
    Searchable biographical data, with access by, for example, name, age, gender, geography, occupation, college attended and degree(s). Entries include the following data elements: birth information, family, education, career history, creative works, awards, military history, achievements, current memberships, interests (hobbies) and contact information. Provides access to Current Biographies of any person who appeared in any one of the following Marquis print titles since 1985:

    Also includes the archive of Who Was Who in America, volumes (1607-1985) [see Historical Biographies to access this online archive, Who's Who in American History].
    Access limited to five simultaneous users. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    MAS Ultra -- School Edition
    (EBSCOhost Web)
    Fulltext for over 500 general interest and current events magazines. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    MasterFILE Premier
    (EBSCOhost Web)
    Indexing and selected fulltext for over 1,950 periodicals covering a wide range of subjects. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Materials Business File
    (ProQuest)
    (1985 - ; updated monthly [some items date back as far as 1962])
    Focuses on industry news, international trade data, government regulations and management issues related to the metals and materials industries. Citations are pulled from 2,000 journals, plus patents, dissertations, government reports, conference proceedings, and books. Online equivalent of the bulletins Steels Alert, Polymers/Ceramics/Composites Alert and Nonferrous Metals Alert. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Materials Science Collection
    (ProQuest)
    (1966 - ; updated monthly)
    Brings together several materials science databases, with content on materials science, metallurgy, ceramics, polymers, and composites used in engineering application. Everything from raw materials and refining through processing, fabrication to end use, corrosion, performance and recycling is covered for all metals, alloys, polymers, ceramics, and composites in over 3,000 primary journals plus trade literature, patents, newspapers, press releases, conference proceedings, books and reports. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    MathSciNet
    (American Mathematical Society)
    (1940 - ; updated daily)
    Covers worldwide mathematical literature by providing bibliographic data and reviews of mathematical research contained in the Mathematical Reviews Database. Includes indexing for journals, conference proceedings, and books of mathematics research. Approximately 1800 current serials and journals are reviewed in whole or in part.
    Also available from EBSCOhost.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Mechanical and Transportation Engineering Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1966 - ; updated monthly [some items date back as far as 1895])
    Provides citations and abstracts of the international serials literature in mechanical and transportation engineering and their complementary fields, including forensic engineering, management and marketing of engineering services, engineering education, theoretical mechanics and dynamics, and mathematics and computation. Monitors over 2,600 serial titles as well as numerous non-serial publications. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    MEDLINE is available through National Library of Medicine (NLM) Gateway
    NLM Gateway lets users search simultaneously in multiple retrieval systems at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), including


    Freely available.

    MEDLINE can also be searched via PubMed (1966 - ), EBSCOhost and ProQuest (1992 - ; updated monthly), all of which provide selected links to the full-text of SOME of the articles available to UK affiliates.

    All MEDLINE versions are accessible via campus computers and also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff. (The NLM Gateway is freely available to all.) The EBSCOhost versions are also available via password for all state residents; see any campus library to acquire passwords.)


    MedLinePlus
    Consumer information version.


    Mental Measurements Yearbook
    (OvidSP)
    (1985 - 2008 [Yearbooks 9 through 17])
    Produced by the Buros Institute, contains fulltext information about and reviews of English-language standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas as included in the printed Mental Measurements Yearbooks. For each test, the database provides the name of the test author, publication information, scoring information, and the number of the Mental Measurements Yearbook in which the test was described originally. The full-text for each record includes an overview of the test, a description of the test materials and time needed, and one or more reviews of the test. Limited to four concurrent users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Mergent BondViewer
    (Mergent)
    Resource for U.S. taxable and municipal fixed income and evaluation data, from pre-sale through defeasance. Includes both issuer and bond level terms and condition data, U.S. taxable bonds, municipal bonds and retail notes. UK Libraries' subscription includes the following modules: Corporate Bonds, including Ratings, Offering Documents and Portfolio Tracking; and Municipal Bonds, including Ratings, Historical Pricing and Portfolio Tracking. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Mergent Online
    Updated weekly.
    Data on NYSE, AMEX and Nasdaq exchange and international companies. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Met Opera on Demand
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    METADEX
    (ProQuest)
    (1966 - ; updated monthly [some items date back as far as 1939])
    Source for information on metals and alloys: their properties, manufacturing, applications, and development. Information from over 2,000 journals, plus patents, dissertations, government reports, conference proceedings, and books. The database equivalent of Metals Abstracts, Metals Abstracts Index, and Alloys Index. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Microbiology Abstracts Section A: Industrial and Applied Microbiology
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Covers findings and applications in agricultural, food and beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. Major areas of coverage include fermentation, microbial degradation, food microbiology, microbial toxins, plant diseases, post-harvest decay, plant protection, forestry, soil microorganisms, mineral microbiology, protection of materials, hydrocarbons, microbial resistance, and antimicrobial agents. Online version of Microbiology Abstracts Section A: Industrial and Applied Microbiology. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Microbiology Abstracts Section B: Bacteriology
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Medically-oriented coverage in bacteriology with topics ranging from bacterial immunology and vaccinations to diseases of man and animals. Covers clinical findings as well as aspects of pure bacteriology, biochemistry, and genetics. Pertinent information for environmentalists, medical and veterinary laboratory staff, agricultural researchers, cell biologists, geneticists, and toxicologists. Subject coverage includes aggressins and toxins, animal bacteriology, antibacterial agents, antibiosis, antibiotics, cell structure and function, culture, ecology and distribution, genetics and evolution, human bacteriology, identification, immunology, invertebrate bacteriology, methodology, microbial symbiosis, plasmids, predation, taxonomy, and typing. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Microbiology Abstracts Section C: Algology, Mycology and Protozoology
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Provides citations and abstracts for literature covering algae, fungi, protozoa, and lichens. Scope includes reproduction, growth, life cycles, biochemistry, genetics, and infection and immunity in man, other animals, and plants. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Micromedex Healthcare Series
    Medical Center Campus Acess Only
    (Thomson Healthcare)
    Summaries and detailed monographs for drugs, herbal medicines,toxicological managements, reproductive risks, and acute/emergency care. Includes access to POISINDEX Toxicologic Substance Identification,IDENTIDEX Imprint Code Indentification, DRUGDEX PRoduct Index, DRUG-REAX Interactive Drug Interactions, IV INDEX IV Compatibility, and The CareNotes System. Campus access only.


    Middle English Compendium
    Includes the Middle English Dictionary (MED), the HyperBibliography of Middle English Prose and Verse, and a Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Middle Search Plus
    (EBSCOhost Web)
    (Updated daily; 1984 - )
    Full text for more than 150 popular, middle school magazines & indexing and abstracts for nearly 200 magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies, historical essays and student pamphlets as well as Essential Documents in American History and an Image Collection of 116,000 photos, maps and flags, 96,600 biographies, and 76,000 primary source documents. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Migne's Patrologiæ Græcæ
    Contains more than 160 volumes of Greek material (with Latin translations) relevant to the study of the history of the Christian Church from its beginnings through the Council of Florence in 1439. Provides images and print versions of all pages. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Mintel Oxygen
    More than 600 report titles dealing with consumer and market reports covering U.K., European, U.S. and international consumer markets are added to Mintel Oxygen every year. Also includes daily news articles on corporate, product and advertising activity; market share and drivers; forecasts; and leading company information. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Missouri Newspapers
    (Readex)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    MLA International Bibliography (plus ABELL)
    (ProQuest)
    (1880s - present; updated 9 times a year)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Monthly Catalog of U.S. Government Publications, 1895-1976
    (ProQuest/Chadwyck-Healey)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Motif-Index of Folk Literature (revised & enlarged edition)
    Full-text available via Past Masters. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    MRI+ Registration and MRI+ Access
    To use MRI+, register here first. After you have registered use MRI+ Access to log in.


    Music & Performing Arts
    (Alexander Street Press)
    Combined searchable access to streaming audio in the following collections: American Song, Classical Music Library, and Smithsonian Global Sound. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Music-in-Print (emusicquest)
    Contains listings of Sacred Choral, Secular Choral, Classical Vocal, Orchestral, String, Classical Guitar, Woodwind, Piano, Organ and other music scores. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Music Index (EBSCOhost)
    (1973- ; quarterly updates)
    Subject-author guide to music periodical literature. Contains surveyed data from over 850 music periodicals from over 40 countries. Provides citations to book reviews, obituaries, news periodicals, and news and articles about music, musicians, and the music industry. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Music Periodicals Database (formerly IIMP)
    (ProQuest)
    (1874 - )
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    N

    NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
    (with UK full-text resource access)
    (NASA/Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
    (1975 - [with some older material])
    NASA-funded project which maintains four bibliographic databases: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Instrumentation, Physics and Geophysics, and preprints in Astronomy. The main body of data in the ADS consists of searchable bibliographic records and selected full-text scans of astronomical literature, which can be browsed though the Browse interface. In addition, ADS provides access and pointers to external resources, including electronic articles, data catalogs and archives.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.
    Off-campus non-affiliates: Use this link to access freely available resources.


    National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) Working Papers Series
    (National Bureau of Economic Research)
    (1994 - [full-text coverage as of Mar. 2, 2000, working paper #4857]; updates irregularly)
    Abstracts and full-text (in .pdf) of working papers from this nonprofit economic research organization. Concentrates on four types of empirical research: developing new statistical measurements, estimating quantitative models of economic behavior, assessing the effects of public policies on the U.S. economy, and projecting the effects of alternative policy proposals. The working papers make results of NBER research available to other economists in preliminary form to encourage discussion and suggestions for revision before final publication. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    National Climatic Data Center Online Document Library
    Access includes the Monthly Climatic Data for the World, Storm Data, and Local Climatological Database. Accessible from campus machines.


    National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
    Available from the Library of Congress.


    Naxos Music Library
    Offers the complete catalog of Naxos recordings, including the Naxos, Marco Polo, and DaCapo catalogs, plus jazz and world music. Also available are online texts of opera synopses, librettos, and a pronunciation guide. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Naxos Music Library Jazz
    Streaming music site that includes c. 65,000 tracks of jazz from over 6,000 albums with over 12,000 jazz artists (as of Feb. 2012). The music is drawn Blue Notes Records, 22 labels of Fantasy Jazz and over 150 other labels. Artists include John Coltrane, Herbie Hancock, Dexter Gordon, Lee Morgan and Wayne Shorter. Select works by featured artist(s), disc / song title and catalogue number. New jazz releases are continually added. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Naxos Video Library
    Streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries. You can create custom clips, edit them and add them to individual playlists. Search videos by category, role, composer, artist, production personnel, work, venue or festival. Videos stream at 700 Kbps (standard quality) and 2 Mbps (high quality). Libretto/text is included when available. Includes subtitles available in over 5 languages. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    NCLEX-RN: OnLine Preparation and Review
    (Exam Master Online)
    You must set up a personal account on the site to use this product.
    Nursing review program to aid students in preparing for the NCLEX-RN exam. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Neurosciences Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Covers all aspects of vertebrate and invertebrate neuroscience, emphasizing basic research studies but also including such diseases as Alzheimer's. The special topics section features bibliographic updates on "hot topics." Major areas of coverage include: Motor Systems; Neuromuscular Junction and Synaptic Transmission; Somatosensory Systems; Pain and Analgesia; Visual Systems; Auditory and Vestibular Systems; Taste, Smell, and Chemical Senses; Electrical and Magnetic Senses; Sonar, Lateral Line, and Other Senses; Methods and Apparatus; Neuroimaging Techniques; Neural Networks and Computation; Neuroanatomy, Histology, and Cytology; Neural Growth and Development; Aging, Neurodegeneration, and Repair; Memory, Learning and Neuropsychology; Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias; Neurophysiology; Neurochemistry and Cell Biology; Molecular Neurobiology; Neuroendocrinology; Neuropharmacology; Neurotoxicology; Neuroimmunology; Neurogenetics; Experimental Neuropathology; and Neural Correlates of Behavior. Available through Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    New York Times
    (1980 - ; updated daily)
    Searchable full-text of all articles except records lists (e.g., births, police reports) and PAID obituaries. Available via NewsBank's Access World News. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    New York Times Historical Edition
    (1851-2004)
    Searchable fulltext of the NYT from ProQuest, with keyword searching and date limiting. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    News (Associated Press)
    (EBSCOhost; last 30 days)
    Provides near real-time access to world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis. Includes AP Top News, WorldStream, Financial News, AP Online, U.S. Politics & Government and 50 State Reports with the full text of the NewsMonitor-delivered web content. The index to the full text content in AP News is held for a rolling 30-day archive. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    NewsBank's America's Newspapers
    Provides access to fulltext of the Lexington Herald-Leader (1983 - ) and nearly 500 other American newspapers (all articles except records lists (e.g., births, police reports) and PAID obituaries). Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Newspaper Source
    (EBSCOhost)
    Selected fulltext articles from more than 240 newspapers and other sources. Includes cover-to-cover fulltext for USA Today, The Christian Science Monitor and The Times (London) as well as selected fulltext from more than 180 regional newspapers. Also includes fulltext transcripts from Face the Nation, CBS Evening News with Dan Rather, 60 Minutes, O'Reilly Factor, Hannity & Colmes, and National Public Radio. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Nineteenth-Century Fiction
    Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." contains 250 complete works of prose fiction by 102 authors from the period 1782 to 1903. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    19th Century Masterfile
    (Paratext)
    (1800 - 1920)
    Compiliation of 60 indexes published before 1925, including Poole's Index, as well as recent additions Congressional Record, 1789-1925, Catalogue of Scientific Papers and ALA Portrait Index. Coverage includes American and British periodicals, newspapers, books, government documents, and US Patents. Search results cover "multi-title periodical indexes," "book indexes and serial records," "newspaper indexes," and "periodical indexes with full text links" (covering 25 full text publications). For electronic access to articles that do not provide full text, search the journal title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item, search InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    19th Century UK Periodicals, Series 1: New Readerships -- Women's, Children's, Humor and Leisure/Sport
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    An online collection of British magazines, journals and specialty newspapers, 19th Century UK Periodicals provides an in-depth view of British life in the Victorian age. This first series in the five-series collection, New Readerships charts the rapid rise of publishing in a reading culture expanding through a rise in literacy and leisure and an explosion of sports and hobbies. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    North American Women's Letters and Diaries (NAWLD)
    (Colonial-1950)
    Includes the immediate experiences of 632 women as revealed in approximately 82,000 pages of diaries and letters. When complete, the collection will include more than 150,000 pages of primary materials spanning more than 300 years. Also includes biographies and an annotated bibliography of the sources in the database. Fulltext searchable. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    NoveList
    Electronic fiction readers' advisory resource available through the Kentucky Virtual Library interface. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    NTIS
    (ProQuest)
    (1964 - ; updated weekly)
    Produced by the National Technical Information Service. Provides access to U.S. government-sponsored research and worldwide scientific, technical, engineering, and business-related information. Central source for the sale of unclassified and publicly available information from research reports, journal articles, data files, computer programs and audio visual products from Federal sources. Additionally, information is available from international government departments and other international organizations including those from Canada, Japan, the former Soviet Union, Western and Eastern European countries. Major areas of coverage include administration and management, aeronautics and aerodynamics, agriculture, behavior and society, business, chemistry, communications, computer sciences, education, energy, engineering, environmental sciences, health care, international trade, library and information sciences, materials sciences, mathematical sciences, medicine, military sciences, natural resources and earth sciences, nuclear science, physics, regulations, research administration, technology, telecommunications, and transportation. Also see the NTIS Library (1990 - ): brief records, freely available.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Nucleic Acids Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Covers the literature of cloning and sequencing strategies as well as gene regulatory sequences and proteins, RNA processing and transport, RNA editing DNA biosynthesis, transcription factors and oncoproteins. Other coverage includes RNA - biosynthesis, virus and phage infections, effect of hormones, role as a messenger, use of antisense methodology (oligonucleotides and RNA), and more DNA - effects of radiation, antibiotics and other agents, biosynthesis, virus and phage infections, cloning and sequencing, mutagenesis, and enzymes - ribozymes, RNases, DNases, polymerases, phosphorylases, DNA unwinding enzymes, and methylguanine-DNA methyltransferase. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



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    OECD iLibrary: Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development
    Online collection of OECD's books, papers and statistics and the gateway to OECD’s analysis and data. also contains content published by the International Energy Agency (IEA), the Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), the OECD Development Centre, PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment), and the International Transport Forum (ITF). The site features some free content to access and download, e.g., the OECD Factbook, OECD Working Papers, OECD Key Tables, among others. In addition, UK Libraries subscribes to selected themes/titles: e.g., Development Co-operation Report and OECD Economic Outlook. Some material freely available. For subscription items to which UK Libraries' subscribes, accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Old English Corpus Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Oncogenes and Growth Factors Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (June 1989 - ; updated monthly)
    Coverage of experimental and clinical literature focusing on mechanisms of oncogenes and growth factors. Major areas of coverage include, oncogenes, viral oncogenes, growth factors, tyrosine kinase activity, serine-threonine kinase activity, serine, and threonine kinases. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Online Music Anthology
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Collection of current event topics--the facts, as well as the arguments, of each topic's proponents and detractors. Includes Topic Overviews and access to the Information Plus reference series of statistics, government data, information on legislation and other data. Draws on the social issues series published by Greenhaven Press as well as core reference content from other Gale Cengage Learning and Macmillan Reference USA sources. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    OvidSP
    Provides access to several databases, listed on the menu accessed via the above link. Individual entries for each database are available via the electronic resources pages.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Oxford Art Online
    (Oxford University Press)
    Covers the visual arts from prehistory to the present day with full-text definitions, biographies and bibliographies. Now includes The Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Oxford Bibliographies Online: Education
    (Oxford University Press)
    Bibliographic "topic guides" to selected resources. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Oxford Bibliographies Online: Islamic Studies
    (Oxford University Press)
    Bibliographic "topic guides" to selected resources in Islamic Studies. Provides an introduction to the specialized literature on major and minor topics within the subject. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
    (Oxford University Press)
    (4th century BC - 2000 AD ; updates in January, May, and October)
    50,000 biographies (many illustrated) of people who shaped the history of the British Isles and beyond, from the earliest times to the year 2000. Excludes living people. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    The Oxford English Dictionary
    Second edition of the OED. Click on "ENTER OED ONLINE." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Oxford Reference
    (Oxford University Press)
    Quick-reference coverage of a broad range of subjects. Brings together language and subject reference works from Oxford University Press into a single cross-searchable resource. Includes over 130 subject dictionaries covering everything from art to accountancy, politics to physics, and computing to classics as well as English dictionaries and bilingual dictionaries of French, German, Spanish, and Italian. Quotations, 500+ full-color maps and flags, 12,000 images. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Oxford Scholarship Online
    E-books from Oxford Press. Coverage includes Biology, Business/Management, Classical Studies, Economics/Finance, History, Law, Linguistics, Literature, Mathematics, Music, Neuroscience, Physics, Palliative Care, Political Science, Philosophy, Psychology, Public Health/Epidemiology, Religion, Social Work and Sociology titles. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



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    PAIS
    (ProQuest)
    (1915 - present; updated monthly)
    Contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Papers of Thomas Jefferson Digital Edition
    University of Virginia Press
    Since 1950, Jefferson's writings have been compiled in this ongoing project, bringing together all 36 volumes published through 2009 into one searchable online resource. In addition, it includes the first four volumes of the Retirement Series sponsored by the Thomas Jefferson Foundation, which documents the time between Jefferson’s return to private life and his death in 1826. This XML-based edition includes all the illustrations and bibliographical content of the print edition, along with linked cross-references and indexes. Barbara B. Oberg and J. Jefferson Looney, editors in chief. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Past Masters
    (InteLex Past Masters)
    Searchable full-text, illustrated databases of literary and philosophical writers and related reference works. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Patrologiæ Græcæ
    (J.-P Migne)
    Contains more than 160 volumes of Greek material (with Latin translations) relevant to the study of the history of the Christian Church from its beginnings through the Council of Florence in 1439. Provides images and print versions of all pages. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Patrologia Latina (Chadwyck-Healey)
    Electronic version of the first edition of Jacques-Paul Migne's Patrologia Latina, published between 1844 and 1855, and the four volumes of indexes published between 1862 and 1865. Comprises the works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216. Includes Unicode functionality that allows full display of diacritics and Greek keyword searching. Also includes a cross-searchable facility allowing users to find entries on search terms and texts that are included in both Patrologia Latina and Acta Sanctorum in one search. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Periodicals Archive Online
    (ProQuest)
    (1802 - 2000)
    Index to and full-text of several hundred journals in the humanities and social sciences, from their first issues (as early as the nineteenth century) to 2000. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Philosopher's Index
    (OvidSP)
    (1940 - ; updated quarterly)
    Indexes books and journals of philosophy and related fields, covering the areas of ethics, aesthetics, social philosophy, political philosophy, epistemology, and metaphysic logic as well as material on the philosophy of law, religion, science, history, education, and language. Limited to four concurrent users.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff


    PhilPapers: Philosophical Research Online
    Index of philosophy books and articles maintained by the community of philosophers. It includes pre-prints, classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, and discussion forums. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Plant Management Network
    (Coverage varies by journal title [2000 - present])
    Cooperative resource for the applied plant sciences. Includes searchable database comprised of web-based resource pages from the network's partner universities, companies, and associations. In addition, the network's four peer-reviewed journals, < a href="http://ezproxy.uky.edu/login?url=http://www.plantmanagementnetwork.org/ats/">Applied Turfgrass Science, Crop Management, Forage and Grazinglands, and Plant Health Progress, are available full-text. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Plant Management Network Image Collections
    Collection of 2200+ images, both graphics and photographs. Users may access, view, and print only (limited to the user's own personal use). Permission for all other use must be requested through editorialoffice@plantmanagementnetwork.org. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Plant Science
    (ProQuest)
    (1994 - [abstracts from July 1996 - ]; updated monthly)
    Database containing citations and abstracts of scientific literature on plant science, focusing on pathology, symbiosis, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, techniques and environmental biology. Over 250 primary research journals are scanned. Online equivalent of Current Advances in Plant Science. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Polling the Nations
    Fulltext collection of questions and responses from over 15,000 surveys worldwide. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Pollution Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1981 - ; updated monthly)
    Provides access to the environmental information for resolving day-to-day problems, ensuring ongoing compliance, and handling emergency situations. Combines information on scientific research and government policies from the standpoints of atmosphere, emissions, mathematical models, effects on people and animals, and environmental action in response to global pollution issues. Material from conference proceedings and other documents has been summarized along with information from primary journals in the field. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Primary Search
    (indexing: 1984 - ; fulltext: 1989 - )
    Designed specifically for elementary school libraries and public library children's rooms, contains fulltext for more than 50 popular elementary school magazines and over 100 student pamphlets. as well as indexing and abstracts for over 80 magazines. Also provides the American Heritage Children's Dictionary, 3rd Edition from Houghton Mifflin, and an Image Collection of 116,000 photos, maps and flags. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Procedures Consult
    (Elsevier ClinicalKey)
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Project Muse
    Over 250 scholarly journal titles from some 30 scholarly publishers. Available from Johns Hopkins University Press. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ProQuest Databases
    Search 36 primary databases and others covering the sciences, social sciences and the arts and humanities. Includes dissertation coverage. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global
    (ProQuest / UMI)
    (1861- ; Abstracts since 1980; Thesis abstracts since 1988 ; updated monthly)
    Includes references to U.S., Canadian, British, and other European dissertations and theses, with detailed abstracts. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Many of the publications also provide the full-text of the first 24 pages.

    Selective full-text of dissertations and theses submitted from the University of Kentucky is available, as is some full-text of publications from other institutions for which authors have given permission to make the full-text available. Look for

    Page Image - PDF

    for direct access to full-text.

    If the item indicates that a 24 Page Preview

    24 Page Preview

    is available, choose

    Order a copy

    to see if the full-text is freely available. This will be the case for most University of Kentucky publications. If the full-text is freely available, the following message will appear:

    FREE!-PDF (web download)

    in a drop-box below the citation. To order the free download, click on the CHECK OUT icon.

    Then fill out the request form. After you submit the form, a message will be sent to you once your order is ready for download. The message will contain instructions on how to access and download your PDF file(s) via the web.

    You can also purchase copies through the database if full-text PDFs are not available for download. University of Kentucky dissertations and theses are available in paper in the libraries' collections; search for them in InfoKat Discovery, the libraries' online catalog. A few dissertations and theses from other institutions are also available in paper or microform in the libraries' collections and can be found in InfoKat Discovery.

    You can request items through Interlibrary Loan if you are affiliated with the University of Kentucky. Nearly all master's theses are available for loan, as well as many dissertations. To make an Interlibrary Loan request, you will need to have established an ILLiad account. Medical Center Library Users Please Note: please use the Medical Center Library's ILLiad service for your Interlibrary Loan requests.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ProQuest Education Journals
    Indexing and abstracting access to over 900 educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full-text. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ProQuest US Newsstream
    Searchable full-text of selected U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s, featuring top newspapers, newswires, blogs, trade journals, and news sites. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ProQuest Political Science
    (ProQuest)
    (1985 - present)
    Searchable full-text of political science and international relations journals. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ProQuest SciTech Collection
    (ProQuest)
    (1962 - present; updated monthly)
    Indexing and abstracting of science and technology research, including full-text journals and detailed indexing of global literature on natural sciences, engineering and technology. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ProQuest Social Science Journals
    Includes over 500 titles, with more than 300 available in full-text. Coverage includes addiction studies, urban studies, family studies and international relations. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ProQuest Sociology
    Search the full-text of international sociology and social work journals, including full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    PsychiatryOnline and Psychiatry Legacy Collection
    Online portal featuring DSM-5 and The American Journal of Psychiatry as the cornerstones of a collection of resources for patient diagnosis, treatment, research, professional development, and lifelong learning. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    PsycINFO
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1887 - ; updated weekly)
    Contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, and books, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law. Journal coverage includes international material selected from more than 1,900 periodicals written in over 35 languages. Current chapter and book coverage includes worldwide English-language material published from 1987-present.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1965 - )
    Provides access to nearly 500 fulltext publications, including nearly 450 peer-reviewed journals. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress (PILOTS) Database
    (ProQuest)
    Produced at the headquarters of the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations, and to offer both current and retrospective coverage. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    PubMed (University of Kentucky)
    (National Library of Medicine)
    (1950 - )
    Free version of MedLine. includes citations and abstracts on such topics as microbiology, delivery of health care (medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system and preclinical sciences), nutrition, pharmacology, and environmental health. The categories covered in the database include anatomy, organisms, diseases, chemicals and drugs, techniques and equipment, psychiatry and psychology, biological sciences, physical sciences, social sciences and education, technology, agriculture, food, industry, humanities, information science and communications, and health care. Also includes MEDLINE In-Process & Other Citations, which comprises records that have not yet been elevated to completed MEDLINE status. Coverage of over 4,800 journals includes publications from the U.S. and 70 other countries.
    If you are off-campus and a UK-affiliate, use the preceding link in order to authenticate through the proxy server for access to the full-text journal links in PubMed. Links to free full-text articles are indicated by a green-topped icon in the summary list of search results. By changing the display to abstracts, you will be able to see selected full-text links and indications of the availability of paper copies in the Medical Center Library.
    When you find articles you wish to see that do not have any indication of availability, search for electronic copy in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the item in any other campus libraries, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.



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    Readers' Guide Retrospective
    (EBSCOhost: H.W. Wilson)
    (1890 - 1982)
    Covers 512 magazines. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Reaxys
    (Elsevier)
    Workflow solution based on content from CrossFire Beilstein, Gmelin and the Patent Chemistry Database. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Recital Database
    Database of cassette recordings of student performances and recitals at the O. A. Singletary Center for the Arts, which are available in the Little Fine Arts Library Media Center.


    Reference Universe
    (ParaText)
    Searches the content of reference resources owned by UK Libraries, both electronic and print titles, linking you to the pages that contain your search terms in the electronic versions and to the location of the print title in the paper collection while also providing page references. Electronic resources are indicated by a blue button labeled E-Source. Radio buttons to the right of the Search Box (E-books or Print) permit you to limit your results to one format at a time. The system defaults to search both formats unless you choose another specific format in a subsequent search. On the second line of each search result you'll see links to view articles or index terms for both print and e-books. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Regional Business News
    (EBSCOhost)
    Updated daily.
    Provides indexing and selected fulltext for 75 regional business publications. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    RIA Checkpoint
    (Thomson Reuters)
    Database of federal, state, local and international tax literature. Also covers information about estate planning, pension and benefits, and payroll taxation. Editorial materials, news alerts, and a tax thesaurus are included. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1967 - ; updated monthly)
    Selectively covers over 500 music-related scholarly journals. Also covers books, bibliographies, catalogues, conference proceedings, discographies, dissertations, ethnographic recordings, Festschriften, films, iconographies, and videos. (Concert reviews, recording notes, and pedagogical manuals are indexed if they are of scholarly interest.) Contains records in over 200 languages; entries include original-language titles, title translations in English, full bibliographic information, and abstracts in English, as well as author, journal, and in-depth subject indexes. The majority of citations include abstracts. Published by Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    RIPM Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals
    (1800 - 1950)
    (EBSCOhost)
    International coverage; available from BiblioLine. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Risk Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    Indexes interdisciplinary perspectives concerning risk arising from industrial, technological, environmental, and other sources, with an emphasis on assessment and management of risk. Coverage includes risk-related concerns ranging from public and environmental health to social issues and psychological aspects. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    RISM Series A/II: International Inventory of Musical Sources after 1600
    Series A/II: Music manuscripts after 1600
    (EBSCOhost)
    Available from BiblioLine. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Rotunda Collections -- University of Virginia Press
    Provides access to four American Founding Era collections: Adams Papers Digital Edition, Documentary History of the Ratification of the Constitution, The Papers of Thomas Jefferson Digital Edition, and Founders Early Access. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    "> Royal Society of Chemistry Journals
    Access to the online fulltext journal collection. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



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    Sage Knowledge
    (Sage Publications)
    Collection of Sage reference books, full-text, and searchable collectively, but subject grouping or by title. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    SciELO Citation Index
    (Web of Science / Thomson Reuters)
    Access to nearly 650 titles, over 4 million cited references, and open access with links to full text through a local language interface for publications from Latin America, Spain, Portugal, the Caribbean and South Africa. Available through Web of Science. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Science Citation Index Expanded
    (1945 - )
    Available through Web of Science. Provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references found in approximately 5,900 scholarly science and technical journals covering more than 150 disciplines. Restricted to five simultaneous users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ScienceDirect
    Access to the fulltext of Elsevier and other journals. Individual titles are also listed in the E-Journals A-Z. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.

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    SciFinder Scholar (Chemical Abstracts)
    Use SciFinder User Registration to register (using your UK email address only). Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Scitation
    (American Institute of Physics)
    (1975 - ; updated daily)
    Database of physical science resources (1975 - ; updated daily) covering physics, astronomy, and related fields of science and technology. Provides indexing and abstracting of more than 100 major physics, astronomy, and engineering journals and conference proceedings. Includes Advance Abstracts for AIP journals and links to Physical Review journals before the articles are published; Physics News Service, which links to information from physical science organizations; searchable membership directories; and links to Career Services and the Center for History of Physics.
    Includes coverage of American Institute of Physics Journals (coverage varies, 1957 - ). Includes fulltext access to the online versions of journals for which we have a current print subscription (28 titles). AIP Journals are a part of Scitation, online home to more than 100 journals from AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME, SPIE, and other science and engineering societies (access to over 70 publications with registration).
    For full-text electronic access to items included in this resource that do not include full-text, search the journal, magazine or proceedings title in the E-Journals A-Z. To see if we own a paper copy of the publication, search the title in InfoKat Discovery. If we do not own the item in any format, and you are a UK-affiliate, you may request it through Interlibrary Loan.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Serial Set
    (ProQuest)
    (1789 - present)
    The U.S. Serial Set, a full-text collection of U.S. Government publications compiled under the directive of Congress, includes Congressional reports and documents, executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress, the American State Papers, and all maps, illustrations, photos, and lithographs found within the U.S. Serial Set during the time period covered. As of February 23, 2005, the Collection contains a total of 245,840 documents and 33,543 maps. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Seventeenth and Eighteenth Century Burney Collection Newspapers Digital Archive Backfile
    (Gale Cengage)
    Newspapers, pamphlets, broadsides and books from London, the British Isles and the colonies gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817): "the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media." The present digital collection totals almost 1 million pages and contains approximately 1,270 titles. Newspaper images can be magnified for easier reading or reduced for on screen navigation. You can save and print article images, create persistent links and email them to others. When trying to print entire newspaper pages, you will need to tile them to make them legible given the differing paper size between newsprint and common office paper sizes. Title list (in Excel). Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Shakespeare Editions and Adaptations
    (1591-1911)
    Includes eleven major editions from the First Folio of 1623 to the Cambridge edition of 1863-6, 28 separate contemporary printings of individual plays and poems, selected apocrypha and related works. Also contains more than one hundred adaptations, sequels and burlesques from the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, including the whole of Bell's Acting Edition of Shakespeare's Plays (1774). Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Short Story Index
    (EBSCOhost: H.W. Wilson)
    (1984 - )
    Indexes short stories written in or translated into English that have appeared in collections and selected periodicals indexed in Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature and Humanities Index. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Slavery and Anti-Slavery: A Transnational Archive
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Includes documents from the United States and Europe as well as other parts of the world. In addition to newspaper collections and books published in the antebellum era, this resource also includes documents from several archives originally available only on microfilm. This first iteration, Debates over Slavery and Abolition, contains over 1.5 million cross-searchable pages; 7,247 books, 80 serials, more than fifteen manuscript collections, & court records; reference materials from Macmillan, Scribners, & Gale encyclopedias as well as newly commissioned resources; and material published through partnerships with the Amistad Research Center, Oberlin College, Oxford University, & other institutions. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Small Business Reference Center
    (EBSCOhost)
    (updated daily)
    Offers full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books. Topics include planning, financing and managing a business to exit strategies. Users also have the ability to search within specific ‘Business Topics’ and ‘Business Types’ relevant to their needs. Part of the KY Virtual Library database collection. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries
    (Alexander Street Press)
    Streaming music service that enables listening and learning on campus and home computers. Includes 35,000 individual tracks of music, spoken word and natural and human-made sounds. Search terms enable you to browse by musical instrument, geographic area or cultural group, among other fields. Includes the published recordings owned by the non-profit Smithsonian Folkways Recordings label and the archival audio collections of Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, and Paredon labels. It also includes music recorded around the African continent by Dr. Hugh Tracey for the International Library of African Music (ILAM) at Rhodes University as well as material collected by recordists on the South Asian subcontinent from the Archive Research Centre for Ethnomusicology (ARCE), sponsored by the American Institute for Indian Studies. The collection also encompasses animal sounds, beer-drinking at an African homestead; calypso; classical violin instruction; drama; poetry; sounds of the deep ocean, the office, and the ionosphere; a frog being eaten by a snake; and great performances of traditional music from virtually everywhere in the world.
    For listening in the Fine Arts Library, you will need to check out headphones from the Media Center. Personal headphones may also be used and will be required for listening in other campus libraries. You may also purchase recordings in digital or CD format. Download and purchase of recordings require the user to create an account and pay with appropriate credit; this activity is best done from home computers.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Snapshots
    (ProQuest)
    market research data reports across 43 industries in 40 countries, spanning the UK, Western Europe, Eastern Europe, Asia Pacific, North America, and Latin America. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Social Explorer
    U.S. census demographics resource covering 1790-2010. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Social Sciences Citation Index
    (1956 - updated weekly)
    Available through Web of Science. Provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references found in over 1,700 scholarly social sciences journals covering more than 50 disciplines. Also covers individually selected, relevant items from approximately 3,300 of the world's leading science and technology journals. Restricted to five simultaneous users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Social Services Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1980 - ; updated monthly)
    Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. Abstracts and indexes over 1,400 serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations and citations to book reviews. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Social Work Abstracts (SWAB)
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1977 - ; updated quarterly)
    Produced by the National Association of Social Workers. Contains references to social work and other related journals on topics such as homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, and community organization. Limited to four concurrent users.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) Journals Online
    Access to full-text journals. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Sociological Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1963 - ; updated monthly)
    Provides international coverage of the literature in sociology and related disciplines, both theoretical and applied. Includes abstracts of journal articles selected from over 1,800 journals, abstracts of conference papers, relevant dissertation listings from Dissertations Abstracts International, citations of book reviews, and abstracts of selected sociology books and book chapters. Many records from journals published since 2001 also include the references cited in the bibliography of the source article, some with links to an abstract and/or to other papers that cite that reference. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Sociological Collection
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1965 - )
    Provides fulltext for more than 500 journals, including more than 450 peer-reviewed titles. In addition to the fulltext, indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 500 journals. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Solid State and Superconductivity Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1981 - [some records date back as far as 1970]; updated monthly)
    Provides access to international research and applications on theory, production, and application of solid state materials and devices, as well as high- and low-temperature superconductivity technology. Topics covered include, phase, crystal, and mechanical properties of solids, optical and dielectric properties, conductive and magnetic properties, exotic electronic structure and energy gaps, SQUIDs, impurity effects, flux structures and critical current, ceramics, and twinning phenomena. Monitors over 3,000 serial titles as well as non-serial publications. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Something About the Author (SATA)
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    (1971 - present)
    Provides illustrated biographical profiles of children's authors and artists, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators just beginning their careers. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    SPEC Kits
    Surveys that gather information from Association of Research Libraries (ARL) member institutions on current research library practices and policies. Combine survey results and documentation from ARL member institutions to guide libraries as they address the challenges facing libraries. These guides help libraries learn about current practice in research libraries, implement new practices and technologies, manage change, and improve performance. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    SPOKE: Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History Collection Catalog
    Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, Special Collections, UK Libraries
    The searchable catalog contains the records for over 8,000 interviews and nearly 300 oral history projects. Allows users to browse the collections and projects based on subjects or names or conduct a search of the collections, projects, and interviews. Users can follow links from the catalog record to interviews or projects that are available online or request to use interviews that are not yet online by using the online form.


    Sponsored Project Information Files (SPIFi)
    University of Kentucky
    Searchable database of externally funded sponsored projects conducted at the University of Kentucky. The database, maintained by the Office of Sponsored Projects Administration, includes projects funded by a variety of federal, state, non-profit and industry sponsors.


    SPORT Discus
    (EBSCOhost Web)
    (1800 - ; updated monthly)
    International journal and monograph indexing covering sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, training, sport administration, officiating, sport law & legislation, college & university sports, disabled persons, facility design & management, intramural & school sports, doping, drugs, health, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention rehabilitation, physical therapy, rehabilitation, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport & exercise psychology, recreation, leisure studies, tourism, allied health, occupational health & therapy, and public health. Includes dissertations and theses. The content also consists of international references from journal and magazine articles, books, book chapters, and conference proceedings and more. Limited to four simultaneous users.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    SpringerLink
    Access to the fulltext of 440 journals (as of 3/19/03) published by Springer and other publishers. Divided according to field into the Online Libraries of life sciences, chemical sciences, geosciences, computer science, mathematics, medicine, physics & astronomy, engineering, environmental sciences, and economics. Individual titles also included in the E-Journals A-Z. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    STAT!Ref
    Cross-searchable healthcare reference that integrates core titles with evidence-based resources and innovative tools for clinicians. (Maximum number of simultaneous users: 7.) Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    State Capital
    (LexisNexis)
    Provides access to documents from all 50 state capitals, including bills, laws, constitutions, regulations, legislature membership, and newspapers. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Statistical Insight
    Indexing and abstracts to statistical information published by the U.S. federal and state governments, international intergovernmental organizations, and American private organizations. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Student Research Center
    (EBSCOhost)
    Interface designed for students in grades 6 through 12 to "easily obtain the information that they need" from selected EBSCOhost databases, including Health Source - Consumer Edition, Image Collection, MAS Ultra - School Edition, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, and TOPICSearch. Students can select specific content sources (e.g., Magazines, Newspapers, Biographies, Country Reports, Film & Video) for inclusion in their search. They can also search by topic heading, make use of an online dictionary and encyclopedia, explore the top searches of the day, and limit their search according to appropriate Lexile reading levels. Also includes a Teacher Resources Search, which includes Academic Search Complete and ERIC. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Supreme Court Insight
    (ProQuest)
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Sustainability Science Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    explores sustainable development, human population and demography topics, as well as societal issues involving natural resource management. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    T

    Teacher Reference Center
    (EBSCOhost)
    ((1984 - )
    Indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of teacher and administrator journals and magazines. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Teatro Español del Siglo de Oro (Chadwyck Healey)
    Dramatic works of sixteenth and seventeenth century Spain. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Theatre in Video
    (Alexander Street Press)
    (1930s - present)
    Contains more than 250 filmed original productions as streaming video, many captured and recorded while performed for a live theatre audience. Also includes more than 100 film documentaries. Includes the BBC Shakespeare Collection. The collection begins in the 1930s. Both Broadway and off-Broadway productions are represented in each decade. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG)
    Provides the Greek canon and works as well as virtually all Greek texts surviving from antiquity (8 B.C) to the fall of Byzantium in A.D. 1453. Links are available for loading Greek fonts onto your computer. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Thesaurus Linguae Latinae
    (De Gruyter)
    Latin dictionary covering all Latin texts from the classical period up to about 600 A.D. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Thieme-connect
    Full-text journals in medicine and biology. Searchable by citation information and abstracts. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Times Digital Archive 1785-1985
    (Gale Cengage Learning Cengage)
    Over two centuries on-line for full-text searching, more than 7 million articles, from 1785-1985. Widely recognized as the source for authoritative reports on politics, law, business and society. Extensive coverage of parliamentary debates, royal doings, obituaries, official appointments. Does not include the Sunday Times, the Times Literary Supplement, the Times Educational Supplement, the Times Higher Education Supplement. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    TOPICsearch
    (EBSCOhost)
    Fulltext of articles from more than 2,700 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information. To facilitate research, each article is associated to a main TOPIC or CURRENT EVENT. The returned result list groups articles into specific sources. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Toxicology Abstracts
    (PRoQuest)
    (1981 - ; updated monthly)
    Covers issues from social poisons and substance abuse to natural toxins, from legislation and recommended standards to environmental issues by surveying the literature for toxicology studies of industrial and agricultural chemicals, household products, pharmaceuticals, and other substances. Toxicity testing methodology and analytical procedures for toxic substances are also covered. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Toxics Release Inventory
    1987 - present (runs about 18 months behind)
    Annual estimated releases of toxic chemicals to the environment. Available from ToxNet.


    TOXLINE
    (ProQuest)
    (1999 - ; updated monthly)
    Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. Includes coverage of the journal literature dealing with toxicity and chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens. Major areas of coverage include air pollution, antidotes, biological and adverse effects of drugs, carcinogenesis via chemicals, chemically-induced diseases, environmental chemicals and pollutants, food additives, genotoxicity, hazardous materials, health and safety, human and animal toxicity, industrial and household chemicals, mutagenicity Pesticides and herbicides, radioactive materials, and risk information. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    TRID (Transport Research International Documentation) and ITRD (International Transport Research Documentation) Database
    Indexing and abstracting of transportation books, technical reports, conference proceedings, journal articles and on-going research in the field of transportation. Includes access to TRB Research in Progress (RIP) Database for current research projects. Free to all.


    TRIP (Turning Research into Practice)
    (TRIP)
    (1997 - ; updated monthly)
    attempt to bring together 'evidence-based' healthcare resources available on the Internet. It contains nearly 29,000 links from approximately 75 sources. The citations are obtained from peer-reviewed journals and 'eTextbooks.' Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Twayne's Authors Online: U.S., World and British Authors
    (Gale Cengage Learning)
    Author-focused volumes of literary criticism offering in-depth introductions to the lives and works of writers, the history and influence of literary movements and to the development of literary genres. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    20th Century African-American Poetry
    Database of modern and contemporary African-American poetry from the early twentieth century to the present. Features 10,000 poems by around 70 African-American poets of the last century. Available from Literature Online. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    20th Century American Poetry
    Includes 52,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets. Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    20th Century English Poetry
    Collection of 598 volumes of poetry by 283 poets. Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Twentieth Century North American Drama
    (Alexander Street Press)
    Contains (as of 4/5/2006) the full-text of 834 plays by 124 playwrights, together with information on related productions, theaters, and production companies. Also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays. When complete, Twentieth Century North American Drama will contain the full text of 2,000 plays written from the late 1800s to the present by more than 100 playwrights from North America. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Twentieth Century Religious Thought: Volume II, Islam
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    U

    UK Libraries Microfilm Holdings Database
    This database provides access to the University of Kentucky's holdings of microfilm masters, including newspapers as well as other primary sources. Not all Kentucky newspapers available for viewing are included in this database (e.g., The Lexington Herald-Leader and The Courier-Journal). To find other available Kentucky newspapers, search InfoKat, the Libraries' online catalog, or consult the librarians at the Reference Desk. The microfilm is available for viewing in the Periodicals Dept at the William T. Young Library or the Special Collections Research Center in the Margaret I. King Building. If you are unable to travel to campus, you can request microfilm through your Interlibrary Loan department (only if you are affiliated with another institution) or visit the Contact Us page to order a digital scan of a microfilm reel(s). There is no fee for this service.A selection of historic Kentucky newspapers has been digitized and is available via the Kentucky Digital Library and Chronicling America. For more information on these titles visit the Kentucky National Digital Newspaper Program website.


    Ulrich's Periodcials Directory (Ulrichsweb)
    (ProQuest/Serials Solutions)
    Bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals: academic and scholarly journals, Open Access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, and newsletters from around the world. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    UpToDate
    Designed to provide concise answers to patient care questions that arise in daily practice. Physicians serve as authors and editors. Published research is reviewed and summarized; and specific recommendations are made for patient care. Content areas include Internal Medicine (with subspecialties), Family Practice, Pediatrics, and Obstetrics and Gynecology.  On the main UpToDate page, use Click here to log on to UptoDate online, located on the upper right side of the page. Reading and accepting terms of the license agreement will bring up the main search screen. Available from campus machines only.


    US Newsstream
    (ProQuest) Searchable full-text of selected U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s, featuring top newspapers, newswires, blogs, trade journals, and news sites. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    USA Trade Online
    Requires password; consult the Young Library Reference Services Desk.
    (Note to Reference: PW available in Electronic/SharePoint Rolodex.)


    USDA Current Research Information System (CRIS)
    (U.S. Department of Agriculture [USDA])
    (current fiscal year; updated three times a year)
    Documentation and reporting system for ongoing and recently completed research and education projects in agriculture, food and nutrition, and forestry. Contains over 30,000 descriptions of current, publicly-supported research projects conducted or sponsored by USDA research agencies, state agricultural experiment stations, the state land-grant university system, other cooperating state institutions, and participants in a number of USDA-administered grant programs, including Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and National Research Initiative (NRI), and the programs administered by the Science and Education Resources Development (SERD) unit of the Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service (CSREES). Freely available.
    Reports are available for some of the grant projects listed in CRIS. Each record contains the following information that could prove useful in tracking down the report: Project number, accession number, agency, investigator and project title. Search for these reports in InfoKat Discovery. NTIS is a good place to check for evidence of availability of reports. Consult with reference staff in your library for additional ideas. At the end of each report, publications related to the grant work are listed. Search for local holdings in InfoKat Discovery and in the E-Journals A-Z. Verification searches for reports and other publications can also be performed in WorldCat. Verified items that are not available locally can be requested by UK affiliates via Interlibrary Loan.


    >USP-NF Online (United States Pharmacopeia–National Formulary)
    (United States Pharmacopeial Convention)
    The public pharmacopeial standards, including standards for medicines, dosage forms, drug substances, excipients, medical devices, and dietary supplements. Requires log-in (userid and password available at any of the Libraries' public service points).



    V

    Value Line
    or

    Selective material from this source of information and advice on approximately 1,700 stocks, more than 90 industries, the stock market, and the economy. Please note: Limited to three simultaneous users. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Victorian Database Online
    Provides book, article and Dissertation Abstracts citations dealing with 19th century British studies. Freely available.


    Victorian Women Writers Project
    Provides full-text of works by British women writers of the 19th century including anthologies, novels, political pamphlets, religious tracts, children's books and volumes of poetry and verse drama. Freely available.


    Virginia Company Archives
    Adam Matthew
    (1590 - 1790)
    Includes facsimile access to The Ferrar Papers, The Ransome transcriptions, The Records of the Virginia Company of London, Ferrar Prints, and a collection of maps and images sourced from the British Library, British Museum, Mariners’ Museum, Newport News and Magdalene College, Cambridge. This later collection includes several watercolors by John Smith; color images from de Bry's 'A Briefe and true report of the New found land of Virginia in 1590'; and a number of the earliest maps of Virginia. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Virology and AIDS Abstracts
    (PRoQuest)
    (1982 - ; updated monthly)
    Summarizes the findings in world literature on virology in humans, animals, and plants, with topics ranging from replication cycles to oncology. Major areas of coverage include Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome; virus taxonomy and classification; methodology and tissue culture studies; physico-chemical properties, structure, and morphology; replication cycle; viral genetics, including virus reactivation; phage-host interactions, including lysogeny and transduction, immunology; antiviral agents; oncology; viral infections of humans; diseases associated with slow viruses; viral infections of animals; animal models and experimentally-induced viral infections; viral infections of invertebrates; viral infections of fungi and lower plants; and viral infections of higher plants. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    ViVa
    (1975 - )
    Vrouwengeschiedenis in het Vaktijdschrift (ViVa) is a bibliography of women's history in 149 historical and women's studies journals published in English, French, German, Dutch, Danish, Norwegian, and Swedish.


    Vogue Archive
    (ProQuest)
    (Dec. 1892 - present)
    Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    W

    Wall Street Journal
    (1984 - ) Updated daily.
    Fulltext (with abstracts) from Proquest. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Water Resources Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1967 - ; updated monthly)
    Provides summaries of the world's technical and scientific literature on water-related topics covering the characteristics, conservation, control, pollution, treatment, use and management of water resources. Abstracts are drawn from journals, books, conference proceedings, and technical reports in the physical and life sciences, as well as from engineering, legal and government publications. Until 1994, the database was produced by the United States Geological Survey, when it was generally known as Selected Water Resources Abstracts. See also Water Resources of the United States, from the U.S. Geological Survey. Provides data, maps, and other resources. Freely available.


    Web of Science: All Databases
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Web of Science Core Collection
    Includes Science Citation Index Expanded (1945 - ), Art & Humanities Citation Index (1975 - ), Social Sciences Citation Index (1956 - ), Proceedings Citation Index, Book Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions, Index Chemicus, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), and Journal Citation Reports. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    WestLaw
    Available in the Law Library for Law students and faculty. Password required.


    Who's Who (Marquis Biographies Online
    (Marquis)
    (1607 - ; updated daily)
    Searchable biographical data, with access by, for example, name, age, gender, geography, occupation, college attended and degree(s). Entries include the following data elements: birth information, family, education, career history, creative works, awards, military history, achievements, current memberships, interests (hobbies) and contact information. Provides access to Current Biographies of any person who appeared in any one of the following Marquis print titles since 1985:

  • Who's Who in America
  • Who's Who in the World
  • Who's Who of American Women
  • Who's Who in Science and Engineering
  • Who's Who in American Law
  • Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
  • Who's Who in Finance and Business (formerly Who's Who in Finance and Industry)
  • Who's Who in 20th Century America
  • Who's Who in the East
  • Who's Who in the Midwest
  • Who's Who in the South and Southwest
  • Who's Who in the West
  • Who's Who in Media and Communications
  • Who's Who in Entertainment
  • Who's Who in American Education
  • Who's Who in American Nursing
  • Who's Who in Religion
  • Who's Who of Emerging Leaders in America
  • Who's Who Among Human Services Professionals
  • Also includes the archive of Who Was Who in America, volumes (1607-1985) [see Historical Biographies to access this online archive, Who's Who in American History].
    Access limited to five simultaneous users. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1935 [and earlier] - )
    Incorporates Wildlife Review Abstracts, Swiss Wildlife Information Service, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Reference Service's Wildlife Database, BIODOC, Waterfowl and Wetlands Database, the World Conservation Union publications database, the Natural & Cultural Heritage of Africa database and the Afro-Tropical Bird Information Retrieval database. Please note: Subscription supports one user at a time. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Wiley InterScience
    Full-text access to electronic versions of the Wiley journals that the UK Library System currently subscribes to in paper copy. All other Wiley InterScience journals are available as table of contents and article abstracts. Individual fulltext titles are listed in the E-Journals A-Z. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000
    (Alexander Street Press)
    Brings together books, images, documents, scholarly essays, commentaries, and bibliographies to document the multiplicity of women's reform movements. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    World Energy Outlook
    (International Energy Agency)
    (1994 - present)
    Covers long-term projections for supply and demand of oil, gas, coal, renewable energy sources, nuclear power and electricity. In even numbered years, the projections for demand and supply of oil, gas, coal, nuclear power, electricity and renewable resources for the world and each major region to 2030 are covered. In odd numbered years, a comprehensive analysis of a topic or challenge facing the energy world is explored. Restricted to five simultaneous users. Password restricted. Acquire passwords at any campus library service desk.


    World Shakespeare Bibliography Online
    (1972 - )
    Provides annotated entries for books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electrical media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare The scope is international. Updated at regular intervals. Over the course of a year, coverage will move forward at least one year and backwards at least three years. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    World Textiles
    (EBSCOhost)
    (1970 - present; quarterly)
    Indexes material covering the textiles industry, textile technology, and the applications of textiles materials, with coverage of some 500 periodicals and several hundred non-serial publications (books, proceedings, directories). The material covered includes English and non-English language refereed scientific papers; technical or trade journal and magazine articles; UK, US, and European patents and standards, and directories. Accessible via campus machines. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    WorldCat
    (FirstSearch / OCLC)
    (updated daily)
    Descriptive records of any type of material cataloged by OCLC member libraries, which includes most libraries in the U.S. as well as a number of Canadian and European libraries. Records indicate which libraries hold the materials.
    When the record shows:
    UK MAIN CAMPUS (Exc. Law/Med)
    or
    LAW OR MED. CTR. LIBS.
    you can use
    Search the catalog at University of Kentucky Libraries
    to automatically search the UK Libraries' InfoKat Catalog to see where the libraries house the item (using an ISSN or an ISBN search). If the search does not find the item by this search method, you can double-check the catalog using a different search (e.g., a title search). You may also search the periodical titles in the E-Journals A-Z to see if we have access to an electronic copy; there's a link to E-Journals A-Z in the upper right-hand corner of every WorldCat page, labeled UK Fulltext Journals

    Consult the link
    See more details for locating this item
    to find other libraries that own the resource:

    or request it via Interlibrary Loan (for UK faculty, staff and students):
    SEND REQUEST TO UK'S ILLIAD.
    To make an Interlibrary Loan request, you will need to have established an ILLiad account. Medical Center Library Users Please Note: The ILLiad link in this FirstSearch database goes to the main campus service; please use the Medical Center Library's ILLiad service.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
    (ProQuest)
    (1975 - present; updated monthly)
    Citations, abstracts, and indexing of international serials literature in political science and complementary fields, including international relations, law, and public administration / policy. Over 1,700 titles are being monitored for coverage; of these, 67% are published outside the United States. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



    Y, Z

    Yeats, W. B., Collection
    (1885-1995)
    The major work of W. B. Yeats in all genres, including poetry, plays, criticism and fiction, collected in 22 volumes. Available from Literature Online under "Individual Collections." Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Yomidas Rekishikan (Yomiuri Shinbun)
    Provides full-text access to Yomiuri Shinbun, the largest newspaper in Japan, from the inaugural issue in 1874 to present. All full text articles of Yomiuri Shinbun from 1874 to 1989 are available from an image database of shukusatsuban (reduced-size edition), and most of the articles are retrievable in full text except some articles with copyright issue from 1986 to present. The database also includes the English edition: the Daily Yomiuri (Sept. 1989- to the present), both searchable by article, keyword, subject category, and issue. Charts and photographs are not included. Also includes biographical information on 26,000 people. Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.


    Zoological Record
    (Thomson Scientific)
    (1978- ; updated monthly)
    Published by Thomson Scientific. Indexes zoological literature, including in the areas of biochemistry, behavior, ecology evolution, and genetics. Over 5, 000 international serials plus approximately 1,500 non-serial publications are covered, including professional journals, magazines, newsletters, monographs, books, reviews, and conference proceedings. Limited to four concurrent users.
    Accessible via campus computers. Also available off-campus for UK faculty, students and staff.



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