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Dance Collection Catalog
Search for citations in the New York Public Library's extensive collection of dance materials. To limit your search, select Dance Research Collection, one of the lowermost options, from the drop-down menu.
This two-volume resource contains productions and documentaries related to influential companies and performers of twentieth-century dance, including ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance.
Data Citation Index
Provides a single searchable interface to discover and properly cite scholarly research data from a variety of repositories worldwide.
Data-Planet is a repository of publicly, privately, & commercially sourced statistical data. The data available in Data-Planet are accessible through two interfaces: Data-Planet Statistical Datasets & Data-Planet Statistical Ready Reference.
Dentistry and Oral Sciences Source (DOSS)
Indexing and abstracts for over 300 dental journals, most with full-text available. Also includes full-text of 30 books and IADR/AADR Meeting Abstracts.
Derwent Innovations Index
Facilitates rapid precise patent searching. Helps to identify patentâs significance and its relationship to other patents.
Design and Applied Arts Index (DAAI)
International index to articles in more than 450 design and craft journals. Also contains data on designers, craftspeople, studios, schools, workshops, and firms.
Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford DNB)
Browsable, searchable, illustrated collection of more than 50,000 biographies of the men and women who shaped all aspects of Britain's past. Living persons are excluded.
Directory of Open Access Journals
Information and links for free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. Subject and alphabetical title searches are available.
Links to disaster medicine and public health documents from government agencies and non-commercial sources. Includes expert guidelines, research reports, conference proceedings, factsheets, websites and similar items freely available on the Web.
Dissertations and Theses Full Text (ProQuest)
Full text for most dissertations from 1997 to the present. Includes full text for some earlier dissertations, along with over 2.4 million dissertations and theses citations from around the world.
Dissertations from VCU
Search all VCU dissertations/theses submitted to UMI. View 24-page previews; download full-text (PDF format) of those published after 1996.
Documenting the American South
Documenting the American South (DocSouth), a digital publishing initiative sponsored by the UNC Libraries, provides access to digitized primary materials that offer Southern perspectives on American history and culture.
Dow Jones Factiva
Comprehensive, full text up-to-the-minute news and business source from Dow Jones and Reuters. Replaces Dow Jones Interactive.