ARTFL-FRANTEXT is the main ARTFL Database, comprising more than 2,900 French language texts spanning from the 12th through the 20th centuries, ranging from classic works of French literature to various kinds of non-fiction prose and technical writing. Subjects include literary criticism, biology, history, economics, and philosophy.
The eighteenth, nineteenth and twentieth centuries are about equally represented, with a smaller selection of seventeenth century texts as well as some medieval and Renaissance texts. Genres include novels, poetry, theater, journalism, essays, correspondence, and treatises.
A collection of full-text reports covering 53 Asian countries on a multitude of business, government, economic, and social issues. Time period: 2004 to present. Updated monthly.
Country coverage includes all of Asia, Australia/New Zealand, the Americas Pacific Rim countries, and Pacific islands. Examples of specific subject coverage include finance, trade, environment, human resources development, best practices in government, fisheries, tourism, education and women's studies, to name a few. The average study is 50 pages long, and contains statistics, research, analysis, and forecasts. Most contain statistical tables, charts, and/or graphs.
An index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities. Date coverage: 1975 to present. Updated quarterly. Citations only.
CLASE indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities. PERIODICA covers journals specializing in science and technology. Offers access to more than 300,000 bibliographic citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages. Contains information from articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews and brief notes published in journals edited in 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as from publications that focus on Pan-American issues. Search interface: FirstSearch.
A full-text database of Latin American academic journals in social sciences, humanities, science and medicine. Also covers popular Latin American and Hispanic magazines and newspapers. Date coverage: 1980 to present. Updated daily.
An index and collection of news and other information on Latin America, from weekly electronic news bulletins about Mexico (SourceMex), Central America and the Caribbean including Cuba (NotiCen) and South America (NotiSur), and Latin American periodicals. Date coverage: 1986 to present.
Contains more than 60 titles of official and independent newspapers and journals on current events, politics, economics, science, culture, and public life of Russia. Mostly in Russian, with some titles in English. Includes 1980 to present.
Title list is available here: http://online.eastview.com/resources/xls/udb-com.xls
Contains Russian journals on sociology, philosophy, history, economy, pedagogics, politology, and law. Includes issues published 1970 to present.
Contains 31 journals of the Russian Academy of Sciences ranging from archeology to linguistics, as well as popular literary editions, and independent scholarly publications. Title list is available here: http://online.eastview.com/resources/xls/udb-edu.xls
This resource brings together a collection of primary source documents about Latin America and the Caribbean; academic journals and news-feeds covering the region; reference articles and commentary; maps and statistics; audio and video; and much more. Covers topics such as politics, economics, religion, culture, international affairs, the environment, science, and technology.
Latin American & the Caribbean is the first region completed in the World Scholar series. Published by Gale.
Key Databases for US Legal and Legislative Research
Every C-SPAN program aired since 1987, now totaling over 160,000 hours, is contained in the C-SPAN Archives and immediately accessible through the database and electronic archival systems developed and maintained by the C-SPAN Archives. All programs since 1987 are digital and can be viewed online for free.
Includes addresses, interviews, broadcasts, ceremonies, call-in programs, news conferences, legislative sessions, committee hearings, debates, meetings, public affairs events, etc. The Archives records all three C-SPAN networks seven days a week, twenty-four hours a day. Programs are extensively indexed by subject, speaker names, titles, affiliations, sponsors, committees, categories, formats, policy groups, keywords, and location. The congressional sessions and committee hearings are indexed by person with full-text.
A collection of state, national, and international news, company and industry information, state and county profiles, state and national legal information, and biographical data.
Sources include: popular and business magazines, newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, company and industry reports, international news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, and non-English language sources, U.S. Federal and state case law, codes, regulations, legal news, law reviews, and international legal information.