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Paediatric Care Online

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Description

Pediatric Care Online contains a full range of essential pediatric-specific clinical information and patient-education content. It includes a wealth of point-of-care references, tools, and videos. It also incorporates the Pediatric Patient Education Library with hundreds of pediatric-specific patient handouts.

Please note the publisher has requested that users of the resource link directly to the content as copying material from the site is not permitted due to third party content.

Publisher

Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health

 

 

Palgrave Connect *

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Description

Palgrave Connect is a full-text database that contains e-books from a range of different subject areas, including: politics and the social sciences, international relations, economics, and business and management. E-books can be read in your browser or downloaded to your e-reader device.

Publisher

Palgrave Macmillan

 

 

Palgrave Dictionary of Economics

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Description

An authoritative dictionary covering a wide range of economics topics written by the world's leading economists.

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Palgrave Macmillan

 

 

PADDI

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Description

An index to journal articles on all aspects of the built environment and environmental planning in Ireland, north and south.

Coverage

Indexing of material began in 1980; indexed material includes items published from c1865 to the present, but the majority of items date from the mid 20th century onwards; the time period covered is 12th century to the present.

Publisher

Planning Architecture Design Database Ireland.

 

 

 

PAIS International

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Description

PAIS was established in 1914 for the purpose of chronicling the world's public affairs, public and social policies, international relations, and world politics.  The ‘Public Affairs Information Service’ offers records from over 120 countries worldwide. Content is in the form of over half a million journal articles, books, government documents, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, web content and is updated quarterly.

Coverage

  • Politics
  • Human rights
  • Civil rights movement
  • International relations
  • Economic conditions
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Health and government

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

PANGAEA *

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Description

The information system PANGAEA is operated as an open-access library aimed at archiving, publishing, and distributing geo-referenced data from earth system research. Most of the data is freely available and can be used under the terms of the license mentioned on the data set description.

Publisher

  • Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research
  • Center for Marine Environmental Sciences (MARUM)

 

 

 

Passport

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Description

A business information resource providing intelligence on industries, countries and consumers. It has a global perspective, with researchers working in 200 countries. Information includes full-text market reports, country reports, statistics, news and analysis.

Our subscription to Passport also includes access to Passport: Industrial, a database covering global production and supply chains, which provides an overview of the business-to-business marketplace. Find ‘Industrial’ as an option under the ‘Economies’ tab in the menu at the top of the Passport homepage.

Passport: Industrial provides economic data and analysis for the economies of 68 countries, covering 177 industries. There are detailed statistics, forecasts and industry reports for 18 core countries (including the UK) and key statistics for a further 50 countries, with extensive information about production, imports and exports and market sizes. Historic data goes back 15 years.

Coverage

Information includes full-text market reports, country reports, statistics, news and analysis.

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Publisher

Euromonitor International

 

 

 

PEDro

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Description

An initiative of the Centre for Evidence Based Physiotherapy (CEBP), PEDro is the Physiotherapy Evidence Database. It has been developed to give access to bibliographic details and abstracts of randomised controlled trials and systematic reviews in physiotherapy.

Publisher

University of Sydney (Australia)

 

 

Periodicals Archive Online *

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Description

Periodicals Archive Online contains digitised journals published in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, spread over a two hundred year period.

Coverage

Periodicals Archive Online contains 80 full-text journal backfiles for the arts, humanities and social sciences.

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

Philosopher's Index

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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 Philosopher's Index is a bibliographic database with informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy.

Coverage

The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters and book reviews.

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Publisher

Proquest

 

 

PhilPapers

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Description

PhilPapers is an open access index of the research literature in philosophy containing bibliographic records for journal articles, books, open access archives and personal pages. The database is maintained by an international community of philosophers and is freely available.

Publisher

The PhilPapers Foundation

 

 

 

Picturing Places

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Description

Contains the role and history of topographical views, maps and texts through over 500 examples from the British Library’s collections and beyond.

Publisher

British Library

 

 

 

 

 

PILOTS

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Description

Public International Literature On Traumatic Stress. The PILOTS database is 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 conditions resulting from traumatic events.

Coverage

  • Traumatic stress
  • Mental health services
  • Professional ethics
  • Public policy
  • Assessment
  • Treatment
  • Prevention

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

Practical Law

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Description

Practical Law delivers online legal know-how . It includes the following materials:

  • Practice notes - concise explanations covering core transactions and background law
  • Standard documents and drafting notes
  • Current awareness which explains the practical implications of key developments. Our subscription includes access to the modules PLC Corporate, PLC Cross Border and PLC Finance.

Note: Please note that UWE Bristol does not subscribe to all Practical Law modules

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Publisher

Practical Law Company

 

 

Project Muse *

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Description

Project MUSE is a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers providing 100% full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from scholarly publishers. MUSE began in 1993 as a pioneering joint project of the Johns Hopkins University Press and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library at JHU. Grants from the Mellon Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities allowed MUSE to go live with JHU Press journals in 1995. Journals from other publishers were first incorporated in 2000, with additional university press and scholarly society publishers joining in each subsequent year.

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Publisher

Johns Hopkins University Press

 

 

 

Property Week Magazine

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Description

Property Week is the leading news magazine in the commercial property market. Packed with news, features and analysis, Property Week keeps readers fully briefed on all the latest information from the industry - from development opportunities to investment prospects, professional and legal coverage to regional surveys, plus all the latest job vacancies.

Coverage

Nov 1998 to present

Publisher

Property Week

 

 

 

ProQuest Criminal Justice *

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Description

ProQuest Criminal Justice is a comprehensive database of U.S. and international criminal justice journals including abstracts and indexing for 250 titles, more than 100 of which are available in full text.

Coverage

  • Criminology
  • Criminal Law
  • Criminal Justice
  • Law enforcement
  • Family Law
  • Industrial Security
  • Rehabilitation

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland

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  • This database provides thesis citations and abstracts, not full text. Full text might be available through the British Library Ethos service, or via inter-library loan
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Description

This database was formerly known as Index to Theses, it is the most comprehensive available record of doctoral theses from the United Kingdom and Ireland. The collection offers the most comprehensive available listing of theses, with abstracts, accepted for higher degrees by universities in the United Kingdom and Ireland, since 1716.

Coverage

  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland: Business
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland: Health & Medicine
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland: History
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland: Literature & Language
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland: Science & Technology
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland: Social Sciences
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland: The Arts

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

ProQuest Education Journals *

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Description

ProQuest Education Journals gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on:

  • primary
  • secondary
  • higher education
  • special education
  • home schooling
  • adult education

Many titles are indexed in the ERIC database.

Coverage

1988 - current

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

ProQuest Sociology *

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Description

ProQuest Sociology is a database covering the international literature of sociology and social work. Coverage from around 480 journal titles and over 500 recent full-text doctoral dissertations on sociology.

Coverage

  • Social work
  • Social services
  • Community and mental health
  • Crisis intervention

Publisher

ProQuest

 

 

 

PsycARTICLES *

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Description

PsycARTICLES®, from the American Psychological Association (APA), is a definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. It contains more than 153,000 articles from nearly 80 journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA), its imprint the Educational Publishing Foundation (EPF), and from allied organizations including the Canadian Psychological Association and the Hogrefe Publishing Group. It includes all journal articles, book reviews, letters to the editor, and errata from each journal. 

Coverage

Coverage spans 1894 to the present and nearly all APA journals go back to Volume 1, Issue 1.

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Publisher

EBSCO

 

PsycBOOKS *

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  • More than 60% of the currently published books in this database are included in the main library search
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Description

PsycBOOKS® is a full-text database that provides access to APA’s 3,733 scholarly titles (55,598 chapters) within psychology and its sub-fields. It includes recently published APA content along with an expansive backfile that includes classic works dating back to the 17thcentury. Its relevance to the present day along with a comprehensive view of the past makes PsycBOOKS a crucial research tool for the behavioural sciences.

Coverage

Over 3,900 books dating back to the 17th century. Updated monthly.

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Publisher

EBSCO / American Psychological Association

 

 

PsycBITE

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Description

A database of behavioural, cognitive and other therapies for psychological problems and issues occuring as a consequence of acquired brain impairment.

Coverage

Includes disciplines of nursing, occupational therapy, neurology, physiotherapy, psychiatry, psychology, social work and speech pathology.

Publisher

University of New South Wales

 

 

PsycINFO

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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 American Psychological Association's PsycINFO® database is the comprehensive international bibliographic database of psychology. It contains citations and summaries of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports, all in the field of psychology and the psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, etc. Journal coverage, spanning 1806 to present, includes international material selected from more than 2,450 periodicals from more than 49 countries. Over 80,000 records are added annually through weekly updates. More than 36 million references in over 870,000 journal articles, books, and book chapters; retrospective to 2001 and earlier, where available; more than 3.2 million references from 1920 to 2000.

Coverage

Includes nursing, psychology, medicine, sociology, pharmacology, physiology and linguistics.

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Publisher

EBSCO

 

 

PsycTHERAPY

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Description

Database of therapy demonstration videos showing therapists working with individuals, couples, and families.

Publisher

APA

 

 

 

PubMed *

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Description

PubMed is a service of the US National Library of Medicine and provides access to over 16 million references for articles on clinical science and biomedicine. It is a freely available version of Medline.

Coverage

1950s onwards.

Publisher

United States National Library of Medicine (NLM)

 

 

 

 

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