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AAS Historical Periodicals Collection Series 1-5 VCU
A comprehensive collection of periodicals from the American Antiquarian Society documenting the life of America's people from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction and into the early 20th Century.

Abbreviationes Online VCU
Identifies abbreviations used in medieval Latin manuscripts (Latin paleography). Entries cover the period from the 8th century up to and including the 15th century.

ABELL (Annual Bibliography of English Language and Literature) VCU
The Modern Humanities Research Association's index of critical scholarship on English-language literature. Citations and selected full text.

Abstracts and many full-text articles on business, finance, management topics from business periodicals. Three parts: Global; Dateline; and Trade & Industry. Includes Wall Street Journal.

Abstracts in Social Gerontology VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Covers psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, biology of aging, the elderly and their families, aging and the economy, politics of aging, and aging and the workplace.

Academic Search Complete VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Comprehensive scholarly multi-disciplinary full-text database. Includes over 5,500 full-text periodicals and indexing/abstracting for over 9,500 journals. Covers science, social sciences, mathematics, engineering, and many other subjects.

Access World News VCU
Major national and international newspapers, local and regional titles, newswires, blogs, and more. Includes the Richmond Times-Dispatch (1985-current).

AccessAnesthesiology VCU
Search anesthesiology reference tools for practice guidelines, procedure videos, drug information, and quick answers. Includes full-text clinical textbooks for anesthesiology.

AccessEmergencyMedicine VCU
Search for diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of emergency cases. Includes videos, images, and more than a dozen emergency medicine textbooks.

AccessEngineering VCU
World renowned engineering content from McGraw-Hill's engineering handbooks. Complete full text. Supports all levels of scientific and technical research in academic, corporate, industrial and government sectors.
Can be used for course content: Authoritative, regularly updated engineering reference information, instructional videos, calculators, interactive tables and charts. More about affordable Course Content

AccessMedicine VCU
Collection of over 60 medical textbooks from McGraw-Hill including Harrison's Online. Also features case files, diagnostic tools, self-assessment questions and patient handouts.

AccessPediatrics VCU
Includes Rudolph's Pediatrics and 10 other full-text books, multimedia, drug information and other resources.

AccessPharmacy VCU
Allows selection by core curriculum topic, browsing by organ system, review of textbooks, or searching across leading pharmacy online references.
Can be used for course content: Leading pharmacy texts and drug information More about affordable Course Content

AccessScience VCU
Online version of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Includes embedded video and images in the articles which can be downloaded for use in class presentations and demonstrations.
Can be used for course content: Primary research material, videos and animations, plus specially designed curriculum maps for teachers. More about affordable Course Content

AccessSurgery VCU
Resource for surgical education including textbooks, videos, drug information, and board review questions.

ACLS Humanities E-Book VCU
Humanities E-Book (HEB) -- offered by the American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) -- is a digital collection of significant scholarship in the Humanities.
Can be used for course content: Searchable collection of 5000 high-quality books in the Humanities, recommended and reviewed by scholars. More about affordable Course Content

ACM Digital Library VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Bibliographic citations and full-text of Association for Computing Machinery articles from journals, magazines, and conference proceedings. Coverage of most journals is from volume 1 to present; Communications of the ACM is 1978 to present.

AdSpender VCU
Ad$pender™ tracks millions of brands across 18 media and ranks top spenders by industry, parent, brand, etc. Find how, when and where the competition spends their advertising dollars.

African American Biographical Database VCU
Large collection of biographies with full text access to the primary source material.

African American Music Reference VCU
African American Music Reference offers the first comprehensive coverage of blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical expression.

African-American Poetry Database VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Searchable collection of over 2,500 poems.

Abstracts of the literature of social gerontology. Literature covered is of interest to researchers, health professionals, and consumers. Produced by AARP.

AGRICOLA via ProQuest VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
The National Agricultural Library's comprehensive source of bibliographic citations covering all aspects of agricultural sciences, botany, ecology and related areas. Combined book and article searching.

AGRICOLA via U.S. Department of Agriculture Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
The National Agricultural Library's comprehensive database of agricultural sciences, ecology, botany, and related areas. The dates "1970 - present" apply only to journal articles. No information on VCU journal or book holdings.

AIDS & Cancer Research Abstracts VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Bibliographic data for basic science research and clinical applications related to AIDS, immunology, virology, and cancer genetics.

Full-text information for health professionals and consumers on HIV/AIDS. Includes guidelines, clinical trials, drugs, educational materials and more.

Algology Mycology and Protozoology Abstracts (Microbiology C) VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Separates out all the relevant studies in the literature on algae, fungi, protozoa, or lichens and organizes them in one source for easy reference.

Alt HealthWatch VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Full-text journals, reports, and pamphlets on complementary, holistic and alternative health care. Book excerpts are also included.

Alternative Press Index VCU
Covers journal, newspaper, and magazine articles from over 700 international alternative, radical, and left periodicals. Includes Alt. Press Archive.

Aluka VCU
An international initiative to build an online library of full-text scholarly resources from and about Africa, Aluka includes archival documents, books, ecological data, periodicals, reports, maps, and oral histories.

Aluminium Industry Abstracts VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Abstracts of scientific and technical journal articles, government reports, conference proceedings, dissertations, books, and patents.

AMED - Allied and Complementary Medicine VCU
Citations and abstracts to journal articles in complementary medicine, palliative care, occupational therapy, rehabilitation and other professions allied to medicine.

America: History and Life VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Article abstracts and citations of reviews and dissertations covering the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. (Limited coverage 1954 - 1962).

American Civil Liberties Union Papers, 1912-1990 VCU
Civil rights, race, gender, free speech, citizenship, discrimination, immigration, labor, radicalism, and issues relating to the U.S. Supreme Court.

American History in Video VCU
American History in Video provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles.

American Men and Women of Science VCU
Biographical dictionary of approximately 120,000 North American living scientists in the physical, biological and related sciences.

American Periodicals Series VCU
Magazines, journals, and newspapers published between 1740 and 1940. Contains digitized images of pages showing the original typography, drawings, graphic elements, and article layouts.

American Poetry Database VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
40,356 poems from 1,288 works by 209 poets.

American State Papers, 1789-1838 VCU
Legislative and executive documents, many originating from the important period between 1789 and the beginning of the U.S. Congressional Serial Set in 1817.

Anatomy.TV VCU
Interactive 3D models of human anatomy, including images of all bodily systems. Users may manipulate the images and view accompanying text, animations, dynamic MRI, and movie clips, as well as take interactive quizzes.

Animal Behavior Abstracts VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Covers significant papers relevant to animal behavior, with subjects ranging from neurophysiology to behavioral ecology, from genetics to applied ethology.

ANTE: Abstracts in New Technologies and Engineering VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Coverage includes new technologies such as information technology and computing, electronics, biotechnology, medical technology, as well as engineering (including construction, electrical and chemical engineering) and allied subject areas.

Anthropological Index Online (AIO)
Citations to articles found in the periodicals collection of The Anthropology Library at the British Museum.

Anthrosource VCU
Portal to full-text journals of the American Anthropological Association.

AP Images VCU
More than 3.5 million historical and contemporary news photographs with thousands more added daily. In addition, the collection includes over 100,000 graphics, containing logos, graphs, maps, and timelines, as well as audio clips and news stories.

AP Stylebook Online VCU
Guidelines on spelling, grammar, punctuation, and usage. Includes sections on food, social media, business, sports, and an audio pronunciation guide.

Applied Science & Technology Index VCU
Citations to articles of at least one column in length in trade and industrial publications, journals issued by professional and technical societies, and specialized subject periodicals, as well as special issues.

Aqualine VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Focuses on trade, technical and scientific literature concerning all aspects of water resources, including water resources and supplies management, water legislation, water quality, and potable water distribution.

Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA) VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Primary indexing and abstracting service for aquatic literature; sponsored by four United Nations agencies.

Archive Finder VCU
Current directory of thousands of repositories and collections of primary source materials housed in the United States and United Kingdom.

Archive of Americana VCU
Combined interface for searching Early American Imprints I & II (1639-1819), American State Papers (1789-1838), and the U.S. Congressional Serial Set (1817-1980).

Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History and Culture Since 1940 VCU
Primary source content on social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world, including the gay rights movement, activism, the HIV/AIDS crisis, and more.

VCU Special Collections & Archives is a database of finding aids for archival and manuscript collections held by VCU Libraries

Art Full Text VCU
Citations, abstracts, and selected full-text for articles from periodicals published throughout the world. Also indexes reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals. Includes selected full-text. Abstracts, 1994+; full-text, 1997+.

Art History Research Net VCU
A resource for research into the history of modern design and the applied arts consisting of three linked databases: Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR), Design ProFILES (DP), and ReVIEW. Formerly Arts: Search.

Art Index Retrospective VCU
Electronic version of Art Index, volumes 1-32. Contains all citations found in the print version. Supplements Art Index (1984 - present).

ARTbibliographies Modern VCU
Abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, PhD dissertations, and exhibition reviews on all forms of modern and contemporary art.

ARTFL: A Textual Database VCU
Searchable database of French-language texts from the 12th to the 20th century. Includes classic French literature, Provencal poetry and other verse, non-fiction prose and technical writing.

ArticleFirst VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Citations for items listed in the table of contents of more than 12,000 journals in a broad cross-section of disciplines.

Artifex Press Catalogue Raisonne VCU
Digital catalogue raisonnés, comprehensive and annotated compilations of all known works by an artist. These works also contain videos and digital archives.

Arts and Humanities Citation Index via ISI Web of Science VCU
Database of references cited in articles from 1,144 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals. Search by cited reference, topic, and author. Web of Science Tutorial

ARTstor is a digital library of more than two million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.

ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts VCU
Covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education.

Associates Programs Source VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
1000 full-text journals and 100 full-text books covering a range of subjects, including substance abuse counseling, forensics, criminal justice, biotechnology, health information technology, robotics, graphic arts, interior design, and others.

ASTM Compass VCU
Industry-leading standards and technical engineering information. Covers a broad range of engineering disciplines, including biomedical, chemical, environmental, health and safety, materials science, mechanical, and nuclear, among others.

ATLA Religion Database with ATLA Serials VCU
Premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion. Includes full-text for over 200,000 articles and book reviews from over 100 journals.

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals VCU
Citations from the international architecture literature. Also includes archaeology, city planning, interior design and set design.

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