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Academic OneFile
   
Academic OneFile is a premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive.
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Academic Search Premier
   
Multi-disciplinary database of articles from scholarly journals, magazines, newsletters, and newspapers. Access to Academic Search Premier ends December 31, 2020 when we revert back to Academic Search Elite.
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Alumni Research Databases - Proquest
   
Must be alumni and registered with Alumni Connections.
A suite of Proquest databases providing access for RIT Alumni to thousands of multidisciplinary journals, national newspapers and in-depth business information. Includes Research Library, ABI/INFORM Complete, Health Management Database and US Newsstream.
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American National Biography
   
Biographies of more than 18,700 American men & women. Ten (10) simultaneous users until June 30, 2018.
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Associated Press Images Collection
 
Photo archive containing the Associated Press' photos, most since 1995, and a selection of pictures from their image library.
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Black Newspapers
   
A collection of significant Black newspapers from the United States.
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Britannica Academic
   
The rich combination of the venerable Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that college students need to consult when conducting thorough collegiate research—all from one resource.
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Cambridge Companions
   
Cambridge Companions are a series of authoritative guides, written by leading experts, offering lively, accessible introductions to major writers, artists, philosophers, topics, and periods. Access ends May 31,2020.
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Cambridge Core Textbooks
   
In partnership with authors and academics, Cambridge publishes a range of relevant, current and pedagogically robust textbooks designed to support the needs of lecturers and their students across a broad range of subject areas such as computer science, economics, management, philosophy, and religion. Access ends May 31, 2020.
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Cambridge Elements
   
Cambridge Elements are a new concept in academic publishing and scholarly communication, combining the best features of books and journals. They consist of original, concise, authoritative, and peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific research, organised into focused series edited by leading scholars, and provide comprehensive coverage of the key topics in disciplines spanning the arts and sciences. Access ends May 31, 2020.
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Cambridge Histories
   
Cambridge Histories is the essential reference collection spanning 350 volumes in 10 subject areas. Access ends on May 31, 2020.
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City Citations
 
Index to City Newspaper from 1993-2002. Coverage from 2002 - present is available at http://www.rochestercitynewspaper.com/rochester/IssueArchives
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ConnectNY Library Catalog
 
Locate books within the ConnectNY consortium. Connect NY is a consortium of libraries within New York State whose members have created a combined catalog of their collections.
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CountryWatch
 
Provides country overviews including political, economic, investment, social, and environmental overviews.
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Credo General Reference
   
Ebook collection of reference works including encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies and quotations.
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Ebook Central (ProQuest)
   
Selected book titles in varied disciplines. Formerly known as ebrary. Full downloads are not available. Read online or use the Chapter Download feature.
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eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
   
Selected book titles in all disciplines. Full text.
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EBSCO
   
This scholarly collection provides coverage for nearly all academic areas of study.
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Ebsco eBook Academic Collection (trial)
   
This multidisciplinary collection includes 200,000 ebooks covering a large selection of academic subjects and features e-books from leading publishes and university presses. Access ends June 30, 2020.
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Emerald eBooks
   
Over 2,500 eBook titles covering a vast range of subject areas from management and finance to criminology and social media. Authored by renowned academics and industry leaders from over 150 countries titles reflect emerging trends and significant issues with real world applications. Access ends May 31, 2020.
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Entrepreneurship
   
Entrepreneurship provides insights, tips, strategies, and success stories for business schools and entrepreneurs.
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Expert Briefings
   
Delivered by Oxford Analytica using a unique combination of external experts and in-house analysts, Expert Briefings are impartial and actionable responses to macro-economic and geopolitical events, prepared for global political and business leaders to help them understand the implications and influence decision-making. Access ends May 31, 2020.
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Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text
   
Tool for film and television research covering film & television theory, preservation & restoration, screenwriting, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.
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Films on Demand
 
Streaming platform for educational film and videos. Search for closed-caption programs by selecting the checkbox on the Advanced Search page.
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Foundation Directory Online
 
Access provided by Foundation Relations at RIT.
Database of 80,000 private foundations nationwide, to help identify potential sources for funding.
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Gale Virtual Reference Library
   
Contains 12 searchable, fulltext reference eBooks focusing on health, history and business
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General OneFile (Gale)
   
Gale Group database for research in all academic disciplines. Combines indexing, abstracts, full text and images.
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Historical Newspapers of New York State
   
Selected historical newspapers from the service area of the Rochester Regional Library Council: Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Wayne and Wyoming counties.
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Infobase eBooks
   
Infobase eBooks offers online access to many titles in the Facts on File series, "Career Opportunities." Each volume contains in-depth profiles of approximately 60 to 100 jobs, providing thorough information on salary ranges, employment trends, necessary experience, advancement prospects, and helpful unions and associations. Each profile presents an overview of the main duties and features of the job, a Career Ladder that illustrates frequent routes to and from the position, and comprehensive descriptions of certification, education, special skills, and training required.
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MAS Ultra - School Edition
   
Contains full text for popular magazines and reference books, and includes biographies, primary source documents, and an image collection
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MEDLINE - Web of Science
 
Identifies articles in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences.
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MIT Press Direct
   
MIT Press Direct provides access to more than 2,500 eBooks. Key subject areas covered in the complete collection include art and architecture, biomedical sciences, business and finance, computer science, cognitive science, design, education, environment, game studies, humanities, information science, linguistics, neuroscience, new media, philosophy, and social sciences. Unlimited simultaneous users and DRM-free: users can print, copy and paste, and download PDFs by chapter. Access extended until June 30, 2020
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New York State Newspapers
   
Search select newspapers.
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New York Times
   
Full-text coverage (from 1851 to the present) of the US newspaper of record. Offers superb coverage of national and international news, plus coverage of important speeches and documents, Supreme Court decisions, and presidential press conference transcripts.
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News & Newspapers
   
Full text of regional, national, and international newspapers
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Newspaper Source
   
Selected full text for regional, US and international newspapers. Full text of major television & radio news transcripts are provided.
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NOVELNY
   
NOVELNY - a pilot project - is an online library of literally hundreds of magazines, newspapers, maps, charts, research and reference books that are available to every New Yorker, free of charge.
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Proquest Complete
   
All-in-one database that provides coverage for nearly all academic areas of study including arts, business, humanities, health, social sciences, sciences and current affairs.
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Proquest Business and Economics
   
Search a group of databases containing business related newspapers, trade magazines, scholarly periodicals, press releases, market & country research and dissertations. Most of the content is immediately available in full-text. Some full-text content is delayed by the publisher or available in other databases or through Inter-Library Loan.
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Proquest Dissertations & Theses Global
   
Identifies Ph.D. dissertations from U.S. & Canadian universities since 1861. Abstracts from 1980. Master's theses from 1988. Many with full-text.
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ProQuest Historical Newspapers -- U.S. Northeast Collection
   
This collection covers 19 northeast regional newspapers including the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle from 1871 - 2011, the newspaper of record for the Rochester region. The 18 other titles can be located here: https://www.proquest.com/libraries/academic/news-newspapers/pq-hist-news.html#accordionOne See the list labled, Northeast.
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Research Library
   
Identifies articles on all topics, many with links to full text. Includes articles in scholarly, peer-reviewed journals.
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SAGE ebooks
   
Described as the ultimate social sciences digital library, SAGE ebooks contains thousands of carefully selected titles by world-class authors on hot topics across the social sciences including academic and supplementary titles, foundational books in core areas of research and debate, accessible student reference, and numerous practical professional titles in education. Access ends July 1, 2020.
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SAGE Journals Online
   
Search SAGE journal articles.
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SAGE Research Methods Video
   
SAGE Research Methods Video includes hours of tutorials, interviews, video case studies, and mini-documentaries covering the entire research process. Videos are made by expert researchers from leading research institutions and are closed captioned. Access ends July 1, 2020
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SAGE Video
   
SAGE Video showcases highly relevant educational video across key social science disciplines. Each collection includes a breadth of video types to support diverse research and learning needs. All videos are fully citable with searchable transcripts, custom clip creation, embedding and closed captioning. Access ends July 1, 2020.
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Salem Press eBooks
   
Online access to Salem Press content spanning a variety of disciplines including history, literature, environmental science, criminal justice, and hospitality and tourism.
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Serials Directory
 
Contains publication and contact information for popular serials
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Skillsoft
   
Skillsoft offers thousands of instructional videos, electronic books, and audiobooks from an array of leading publishers. The site offers over 30,000 micro-learning videos on cutting-edge technologies, delivered by world-class experts, some of whom are RIT alumni. Topic areas include Web Development, Big Data, Mobile Apps and Cyber Security, as well as Electrical & Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace, Leadership, Business Communication and Agile Project Management.
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Statistical Abstract of the U.S.
   
In print, the Statistical Abstract of the United States is a one-volume, comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Online it is 1400 individually indexed tables (with attached spreadsheets), both searchable and browsable.
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US Newsstream
   
US Newsstream enables users to search the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as some archives which stretch back into the 1980s featuring top newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites in active full-text format. US Newsstream offers exclusive access to the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and co-exclusive access (with Factiva) to The Wall Street Journal. The Rochester Democrat & Chronicle is covered back to November 2002.
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Web of Science - All Databases
 
Articles in social science, science and technology disciplines. RIT's subscription includes these databases: Web of Science; Science Citation Index Expanded (1955-present), Social Sciences Citation Index (1971-present), Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1990-present); Medline, Conference Proceedings (1991-present) and Emerging Sources Citation Index (2015-present). InfoGuide located at: http://clarivate.libguides.com/webofscienceplatform
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WorldCat.org (OCLC)
 
Identifies and locates books and other materials owned by libraries in the US and internationally
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