Key E-Resources

Social Services Abstracts

Social Services Abstracts focuses on social work, human services, and related areas, including community and mental health services, social and health policy, family and social welfare, poverty, homelessness, and gerontology. The database provides abstracts for journal articles and dissertations and citations to book reviews.

EconLit

EconLit is a comprehensive indexed bibliography with selected abstracts of the world's economic literature, produced by the American Economic Association.... Read more about EconLit

Encyclopedia of Religion in America

Edited by Charles H. Lippy and Peter W. Williams, the Encyclopedia of Religion in America examines how religious history and practices are woven into the political, social, cultural, and historical landscape of North America. This authoritative four-volume reference work explains the origins, development, adaptation, influence, and interrelations of the many faiths practiced, including major world religions, new religious sects, cults, and religious movements that originated or had an influence in the United States.

Godey's Lady's Book (1830-1880)

Indexed full-text of Godey's Lady's Book, one of the most significant American periodicals of the 19th century, which published a wide variety of fiction, poetry, essays, reviews, music, and illustrations, including fashion plates. Database includes digital images of illustrations, but does not contain images of text pages.

Old Testament Abstracts

OTA contains abstracts (i.e short summaries) of articles, books, and software related to the study of the Hebrew Bible. Content from over 450 journals is covered. All abstracts are in English, regardless of the language of the original work. Coverage begins with 1978.... Read more about Old Testament Abstracts

Africa-Wide: NiPAD (NISC)

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)

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