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PAIS International VCU
Abstracts from the international literature on public affairs, public and social policies, and international relations. Includes PAIS Archive, 1915-1976.

PapersFirst VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Citations for papers presented at conferences. Covers published information received by The British Library Document Supply Center.

Parker Library on the Web VCU
High-resolution digital copy of every imageable page of most manuscripts in the Parker Library of Corpus Christi College.

Passport GMID (Global Market Information Database) VCU
International marketing data and research. Provides statistics and analysis across industries, countries, and consumers. Includes over 18,000 full market reports.

Peace Research Abstracts VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Covers peace analysis, conflict resolution, international affairs, peace psychology, and other peace research topics.

PEDro (Physiotherapy Evidence Database)
Database of over 5,500 randomized controlled trials, systemic reviews, and evidence-based clinical practice guidelines relevant to physiotherapy. Abstracts and links to full text are also provided where possible.

Pennsylvania Gazette VCU
Full-text database of articles from the Philadelphia newspaper considered to be The New York Times of the 18th century. Includes other important writings of the period, e.g., Common Sense and The Federalist Papers.

Philosopher's Index VCU
Indexes scholarly research in all major fields of philosophy. Covers journals, books, and book reviews.

PhilPapers VCU
PhilPapers is an online research hub for Philosophy, with an index for journal articles and book reviews, an open access aggregator that locates content from thousands of archives, and an extensive bibliography.

PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Includes citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations, and to offer both current and retrospective coverage.

Pivot, COS VCU
Single platform to search COS Funding Opportunities and COS Scholar Universe.

Plant Science VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Abstracts of information focusing on all aspects of plant science.

Play Index VCU
Citations to over 31,000 plays published from 1949 to the present.

Plunkett Research Online VCU
Analysis and market research for important industry sectors. Includes trend analysis, statistics, organizations, company profiles, information for job-seekers, and ability to create custom reports.

Poets On Screen VCU
Nearly 800 clips of poets reading their own or other poets' works. Requires RealPlayer or Windows MediaPlayer. (Part of Literature Online)

Political Science Complete VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Covers comparative politics, international relations, law and legislation, non-governmental organizations, and political theory. Full text reference books, monographs, and conference papers.

Pollution Abstracts VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Covers topics of growing concern from the standpoints of atmosphere, emissions, mathematical models, effects on people and animals, and environmental action in response to global pollution issues.

Abstracts of the international literature on reproductive health, including population, family planning, and related health issues.

Population Index
Abstracts of the international demographic and population literature. Search Population Index Browse Population Index

PrivCo VCU
Business and financial data on major, non-publicly traded corporations, including family-owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies.

Proceedings VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Citations for every congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received at The British Library. Provides a list of papers presented at each conference.

Profiles in Science
Archival collections of twentieth-century leaders in biomedical research and public health.

Project Muse VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Portal to electronic collection of about 200 journals from 30 not-for-profit publishers.

ProQuest Databases VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Databases covering the sciences, health sciences, arts, business, and social sciences.

ProQuest Government Periodicals Index VCU
Citations for articles on a variety of topics published in US Government magazines/newsletters. Some of these are available online through the Government Periodicals on the Web link.

ProQuest Statistical Insight VCU
Abstracts for statistical publications from 1973 forward; full-text of selected publications, 1995+. Power Tables feature searches words appearing in statistical tables.

Full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly articles from over 60 journals published by the APA and allied organizations. Includes book reviews and letters to the editor.

Full-text database of scholarly books published by the APA and others. Includes over 1000 classic, landmark titles. Includes entries from the APA/Oxford Encyclopedia of Psychology.
Can be used for course content: Scholarly books & chapters published by the American Psychological Association. More about affordable Course Content

Up-to-date reviews of very current books and films in psychology, behavioral sciences, and health.

PsycEXTRA VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Gray literature database including newsletters, magazines, newspapers, technical and annual reports, government reports, consumer brochures, and more.

PsychiatryOnline VCU
Psychiatry portal that features the full-text of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5), textbooks, journals and Guidelines from the American Psychiatric Association. Provided by the VCU School of Medicine.
Can be used for course content: American Psychiatric Association portal to journals and books, includes DSM-5. More about affordable Course Content

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
A comprehensive database covering topics related to emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. VCU
Streaming training videos in the fields of psychotherapy, counseling, and addiction treatment.

PsycINFO (Psychological Abstracts) VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
APA database of abstracts for psychological literature. Includes journals, dissertations, reports, book chapters, and other scholarly documents. Covers 1887 - present (limited coverage from 1887 - 1926).

Access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration.

Contains over 300 videos featuring therapy demonstrations showing clinicians working with individuals, couples, and families. Covers more than 200 topics.

Public Administration Abstracts VCU Sponsored by VIVA, the Virtual Library of Virginia (
Covers public administration theory and methods, administration and economy, administration and politics, administration and society, administrative structures and organization, public and social services, and public service personnel.

PubMed Central
PubMed Central is a free digital archive of journals in medicine and life sciences.

The primary database of information in biomedical and health sciences fields.

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