Africa-Wide NiPAD, a new database collection combining NISC's African Studies and Southern African Studies, has been designed to support The New Partnership for Africa's Development (NEPAD). It contains twenty-seven African, European and North American databases with close to 2 million records indexing printed texts, maps and music recordings on all topics in African studies.... Read more about Africa-Wide: NiPAD (NISC)
A full-text database containing digitized images of the original format of The Atlanta Constitution (1868-1942), with content including articles, photos, and advertisements. All text within the database is searchable.
This dictionary features broad-ranging entries on the history and doctrines of the major Buddhist schools, information on the spread of Buddhism in Asia and the West, and coverage of issues of contemporary concern such as human rights, abortion, euthanasia, "engaged Buddhism," and the role of women in Buddhist teachings.... Read more about Dictionary of Buddhism
English language encyclopedia covering all aspects of the Qur'ān including qur'ānic terms, concepts, personalities, place names, cultural history and exegesis as well as essays on important themes and subjects within qur'ānic studies.... Read more about Encyclopaedia of the Qur'ān
HarpWeek is an electronic edition of Harper's Weekly, the leading American illustrated magazine of its day, which covered the political, military, social, and cultural stories of its day; each issue also included editorial comment, literature, humor, with extensive illustrations. HarpWeek may be browsed by issue date or literary genre; the full text may be searched using indexed thesaurus terms or keywords.
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation is the definitive source for information about the entire range of religious and social changes that altered the face of Europe in the sixteenth century, encompassing not only issues of church polity and theology but also developments in politics, economics, demographics, art and literature.... Read more about Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation