A collection of core scholarly journals, many going back to the first volume. Emphasis is on back issue coverage and does not include the current 3-5 years, unless Gordon has a current subscription to the journal. JSTOR provides long term preservation for journals.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Communication & Mass Media Complete provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline. CMMC indexing and abstracting for more than 570 journals and full text access to over 450 journals.
HeinOnline is the world's largest fully searchable, image-based government document and legal research database. It contains comprehensive coverage from inception of both U.S. statutory materials, U.S. Congressional Documents and more than 2,500 scholarly journals, all of the world's constitutions, all U.S. treaties, collections of classic treatises and presidential documents, and access to the full text of state and federal case law powered by Fastcase. This Government, Politics & Law HeinOnline 18-database package offers special collections on Criminal Justice, Religion and the Law and Women and the Law among others.
The MLA International Bibliography with Full Text combines the definitive index for the study of language, literature, linguistics, rhetoric and composition, folklore, and film with full text for more than 1,000 journals, including many of the leading publications in these fields. Produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA) and international in scope, the bibliography covers scholarly publications from the early 20th century to the present, including journal articles, books, series, translations, websites, and dissertations. The database also includes MLA Directory of Periodicals and the MLA Thesaurus.
Naxos Music Library is a comprehensive classical music online streaming library containing titles spanning medieval music to modern, jazz, electronic, world music, pop, rock, and more. It includes compose biographies, glossary of musical terms, opera libretti and synopses, and more.
Naxos Sheet Music Library is a portable online sheet music resource. Users can search and download printable scores from the database of over 40,000 works. NSML offers a quick way to print sheet music from the web. The Solero viewer enables subscribers to download, edit, and hear music before printing. Scores can be enlarged, redacted, or transposed instantly, and users can listen to any and all parts of a score before printing.
From Adams to Zwilich, the Naxos Works Database offers insight for discovery and programming of thousands of composers. NWD contains information on more than 24,000 works. Works can be sorted by year composed, instrumentation, duration, publisher, musical period, and more.
SocINDEX with Full Text is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. The database features more than 2.1 million records with subject headings from a 20,000+ term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. SocINDEX with Full Text contains full text for more than 860 journals dating back to 1908. This database also includes full text for more than 830 books and monographs, and full text for over 16,800 conference papers.
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