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Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy

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Description

Acland's Video Atlas of Human Anatomy contains over 300 anatomy lessons on video using real, dissected human specimens. The specimens have not been embalmed and therefore retain the colour, texture and mobility of the living body.

Guides

User Guide

Publisher

Ovid Technologies

 

 

ACM Digital Library *

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Description

Provides access to the full text of all ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) journals, newsletters and conference proceedings, plus the journals of some affiliated organisations. Date ranges vary.

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Publisher

Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

 

 

AES (Audio Engineering Society) E-Library

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Description

The Audio Engineering Society (AES) E-Library contains over 13,000 fully searchable PDF files documenting the progression of audio research from 1953 to the present day. The E-library includes every AES paper published at a convention, conference, or in the journal.

Publisher

Audio Engineering Society

 

All the World's Primates

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Description

All the World’s Primates is the comprehensive and authoritative resource for information about all the species and subspecies of living lorises, galagos, lemurs, tarsiers, monkeys, and apes.

Guides

User Guide

Publisher

Primate Conservation, Inc.

 

 

AMED (Allied and Complementary Medicine) (via EBSCO)

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database.
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Description

Amed is a unique bibliographic database produced by the Health Care Information Service of the British Library. It covers a selection of journals in 3 main subject areas:

  • complementary medicine
  • palliative care
  • professions allied to medicine (physiotherapy, occupational therapy, podiatry, rehabilitation, and speech & language therapy)

Coverage

1985 Onwards

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Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

America: History & Life

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database. 
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Description

America: History & Life is an index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. The database indexes 1,700 journals from 1964 to present and also includes citations and links to book and media reviews. Strong English-language journal coverage is balanced by an international perspective on topics and events, including abstracts in English of articles published in more than 40 languages.

Coverage

Coverage from 1964 onwards

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

Amirsys Imaging Reference Center

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Description

A comprehensive source of radiology references for all healthcare professionals who work with imaging tests. It offers a combination of high-quality images, classical diagnoses, and evidence-based clinical content.

The resource includes 72,000 x-ray, CT, MR, and ultrasound illustrations and images, plus expert, evidence-based content - including over 4,000 diagnoses - provided by imaging experts.

Publisher

Amirsys Imaging Reference Center

 

 

 

 

A-N Resources

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Description

An online resource promoting the visual arts and supporting artists and designers in their practice.

Coverage

Offers access to a wide range of publications, including a-n Magazine.

Publisher

Artists Information Company.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Anatomy & Physiology Online

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Description

An online learning interactive resource from the providers of Anatomy TV which includes 19 modules with 3D images, narrated illustrations, dissection slides, clinical case studies, impact of aging on body systems, pronunciation guide, and quizzes.

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Primal Pictures

 

 

AnatomyTV

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Description

Anatomy.tv is an interactive 3D anatomy resource. It has views of the hand and forearm, shoulder, hip, knee, and foot and ankle. It has been created as a collaborative effort between leading Universities (including Cambridge University and University College, London) and provides anatomical structures from raw medical scan data.

Each anatomical structure is presented in fine detail, and includes surface anatomy, cutaneous distribution, and nerves and arteries. Also included are common pathologies, radiological content, interactive quizzes and multiple choice questions.

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Publisher

Primal Pictures

 

 

 

 

Archbold: Criminal Pleading Evidence and Practice (via Westlaw)

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Description

Provides the reader with all the material needed when preparing for a case and during a trial. Includes both substantive law and practice and procedure of the courts.

Help available from within the site

Coverage

Subject area: Law (commentary)

Publisher

Sweet & Maxwell

 

 

ARTbibliographies Modern (ABM)

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

One of the major bibliographical sources of information on modern and contemporary arts dating from the late 19th century onwards.

Coverage

Coverage of journal articles published since 1974.

Publisher

Proquest

 

 

Art Full Text *

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  • More than 75% of the currently published journals in this database are included in the main library search
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Description

Bibliographic database of around 400 leading art and design journals from around the world since 1984, covering all areas of art and design.

Coverage

The database covers journal articles published since 1984, with full text of over 100 titles since 1997.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

 

Arts & Humanities Full Text *

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Description

This database features hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre, and Cultural Studies. It is designed to complement the following indexes:

Coverage

From the 1970s to the present day

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

Art Index Retrospective

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database.
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Description

Indexes all the major art and design journals from around the world.

Coverage

Coverage from 1929 to 1984. For literature published since 1984 you should search Art Full Text.

Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

 

Arts on Film Archive

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Description

Arts on Film Archive offers on-line access to a large range of films on art produced in the United Kingdom since the 1950s, and is a unique record of British and international post-war art, as well as of documentary film-making in the UK. Many titles in the collection contain rare material about individual artists, while others offer definitive coverage of their subject. The archive is an invaluable primary research resource for a wide range of scholars in arts and humanities. Its films contain valuable source material for biographies, monographs, and many other forms of research in art history and documentary film-making.

Coverage

1953 - 2003

Publisher

University of Westminster

 

 

 

arXiv *

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Description

Open access to 700,931 e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, and Statistics.

Coverage

ArXiv is an electronic archive and distribution server for research articles. Covered areas include physics, mathematics, computer science, nonlinear sciences, quantitative biology, and statistics.

Publisher

Cornell University Library

 

 

ASSIA (Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts)

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database 
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Description

ASSIA contains worldwide English language coverage of journal articles, conference papers and book reviews in the fields of applied social sciences and health.

Coverage

Coverage from 1987 onwards, with records from over 500 journals published in 16 different countries.

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Publisher

Proquest

 

 

Atkin's Court Forms (via LexisLibrary)

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Description

UK encyclopaedia of civil litigation forms, precedents and procedure. Includes a collection of the main procedural documents required in every civil proceeding before the courts and judicial tribunals of England and Wales.

Help available from within the site.

Coverage

Full text. Selectively updated on a monthly basis.

Publisher

LexisNexis Butterworths

 

 

Australian Education Index

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Description

The AEI is Australia's largest source of education information and indexes journal articles, books, conference papers, reports, and theses in the fields of educational research, policy and practice.

Relevant to a wide range of people interested in education: schools and universities, as well as the researcher, AEI is a specialist database produced by the Cunningham Library at the Australian Council for Educational Research.

Coverage

More than 130,000 documents from 1979 onwards.

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Publisher

Proquest

 

 

Avalon Project

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Description

A Yale-based project to provide documents in law, history and diplomacy back to the 18th century and earlier.

Coverage

4000BC - 2000AD

Publisher

Yale Law School

 

 

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals

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  • This indexing database provides article citations and abstracts, not full text. You can find out if the full text is available by using the library search or by clicking the ‘check for full text’ links in the database
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Description

The Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals database offers a comprehensive listing of journal articles on architecture and design, including the history and practice of architecture, landscape architecture, city planning, historic preservation, and interior design and decoration.

Coverage

From the 1930s to the present day, and with some records back to 1860.

Publisher

Proquest

 

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