Social Sciences

The American Civil War: Letters & Diaries 
Search primary sources: diaries, letters and memoirs; as well as biographies and material licensed from “The Civil War Day-by-Day” by E.B. Long. 
North American Women’s Letters & Diaries 
Search the experiences of 1,325 women and 150,000 pages of diaries and letters; also includes biographies and an extensive annotated bibliography of the sources in the database.
Annual Reviews 
Collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists in a variety of disciplines including Biomedical, Life, Physical and Social Sciences/Economics.
Oxford English Dictionary 
Find the history of individual words, and of the language – traced through 3 million quotations, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books.
Britannica Academic 
Search high-quality, comprehensive information from Encyclopedia Britannica and Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and other tools including World Atlas, Compare Countries and World Data Analyst.

 Oxford Reference 
Search subject references and overviews, timelines, quotations and English and bilingual dictionaries.
Early American Imprints 
Search books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in America during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Polling the Nations
Search over 600,000 questions and responses, from over 18,000 surveys, conducted from 1986 through the present in the United States and more than 100 other countries around the world.
Early Encounters in North America 
Search over 100,000 pages of letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts of early encounters. For example, you can identify all encounters between the French and the Huron between 1650 and 1700.
Search a variety of publications simultaneously or individually: journals, magazines, newspapers, eBooks, conference papers, reports, dissertations, business cases, global trade news, vocational resources…
Search a variety of publications and content type simultaneously or individually: journals, magazines, newspapers, eBooks, biographies, reports, primary sources, dissertations, government documents…
Research Guides 
Browse specially curated subject guides created by UPIKE librarians to help you with your research; also includes citation distance learning resources and library information.
Films on Demand
Stream thousands of high-quality educational videos in dozens of subject areas. Users can bookmark videos and create and share playlists.
Search journal articles, book chapters, and supplementary data. Also contains open access material. HINT: select subscribed publications and open access articles to view available sources.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Search encyclopedias, almanacs and specialized reference sources.
SAGE Social Work Videos
SAGE Video brings teaching, learning, and research to life through editorially curated collections developed in partnership with leading content providers, academics, and practitioners.
Search historical and current academic journals, books and primary sources. 
Social Work Reference Center 
Resources include Evidence-Based Quick Lessons, Continuing Education Modules,Evidence-Based Care Sheets, Practices & Skills, Clinical Assessment Tools, Practice Guidelines, Patient Education Handouts, Evidence-Based Care Sheets and Drug Information.

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