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Global advertising and marketing trends, including market intelligence, case studies, conference reports, articles, expenditure data, profiles of major brand owners, and consumer insight.
Water Resources Abstracts
Abstracts of the international literature on water-related topics.
Web of Science
Citation databases including Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index, and Social Sciences Citation Index for searches by cited reference, topic, and author.
Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals
Identifies authors of articles within major Victorian periodicals and provides a bibliography for each contributor. Covers 1824-1900, with the exception of the Edinburgh Review, which is indexed from the first issue in 1802.
WestlawNext Campus Research
Legal research, business information, and news. Full-text access to federal and state case law, statutes, regulations, administrative codes, law reviews and journals, American Law Reports, American Jurisprudence 2d, newspapers and magazines.
WGSN (Worth Global Style Network)
Focusing on the areas and intersections of fashion, style, and commerce, WGSN provides a global view on trends in design. Its archive contains more than 5 million images from the runways, the street, retail outlets, and design sketches.
Wiley StatsRef: Statistical Reference Online
Covers the fundamentals and applications of statistics in all fields where it is widely used.
Interactive database system that provides customized reports of injury-related data from the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, CDC.
Women Writers Online
Searchable textbase of approximately 200 works published between 1525-1830. A work in progress; coverage will extend from 1400-1850. Includes Renaissance Women Online, a subset of approximately 100 works.
Women's Studies International
Women's Studies and feminist research supporting curriculum development in sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education.
Women's Wear Daily Archive
The entire run of Women's Wear Daily (1910-6 months ago), a fundamental resource for the fashion industry, with searchable text. For the past 6 months' content, visit wwd.com. Access to Women's Wear Daily Online.
World Bank Data Catalog
Lists World Bank data sources. Includes databases, pre-formatted tables and reports. Users may select countries, indicators, and years to search. Results may be exported in a variety of formats.
WorldCat (via FirstSearch)
Consolidated catalog of items held by libraries worldwide.
Over 1 billion items (books, music, video, and articles) in more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.
Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
Citations, abstracts, and indexing of the international serials literature in political science and its complementary fields, including international relations, economics, law, and public administration and policy.
WRDS (Wharton Research Data Services)
WRDS offers access to business data including Compustat, CRSP, & others. Faculty, Ph.D students, staff, or master's students can register for their own account for remote access and other features.