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Britannica Online - CQ Researcher Plus Archive - EbscoHost - Films for the Humanities & Sciences on Demand - JSTOR Arts & Sciences Collections I, II and VI - LexisNexis Academic - Points of View Reference Center - Project Muse - Proquest

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Alphabetical List of Resources

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Citation Linker

If you have a journal or book citation and would like to see if the full-text for it is available online, select Citation Linker and enter the information you have.  If it is available, you will be presented with a menu of full-text options.  If it is not available online, you will be given options to either find it in the UW Colleges library catalog or request it on interlibrary loan via ILLiad.


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Salem Health via Salem Press Description: Salem Health brings online access to Salem Press’ award-winning health reference works including Genetics, Magill's Medical Guide and Psychology & Mental Health.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: Yes
Online guide or tutorial: Online search and browse help is available.
Remote access: Yes, via proxy server.
Salem History via Salem Press Description: Online access to the Salem reference books Decades, Encyclopedia of American Immigration, Great Lives from History, Milestone Documents and Weapons & Warfare.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: Yes.
Online guide or tutorial: Search and browse help is available.
Remote access: Yes, via proxy server.
Salem Literature via Salem Press Description: Salem Literature is a reference ebook platform which includes the Critical Insights: Works series for The Handmaids Tale, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings and The Joy Luck Club.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: Yes
Online guide or tutorial: Online help is available.
Remote access: Yes, via proxy server.
Salem Science via Salem Press Description: Salem Science is a reference e-book platform which includes the Encyclopedia of Global Warming.
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Science Collection via UWDC Description: The Science Collection brings together, in digital form, two categories of primary and secondary resources: research and teaching materials created by University of Wisconsin faculty and staff; and unique or valuable items related to these fields held by the University of Wisconsin Libraries. A wide range of materials in a variety of formats including electronic facsimiles of books, manuscripts, important serial titles, and digitized images, including photographs, that librarians, scholars, and other subject specialists have deemed important to these fields of study will be added to the collection on an ongoing basis.
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Science Fiction Studies (JSTOR E-Journal) via Description:
Coverage: 1973-Present
Full-text: Yes
Online guide or tutorial:
Remote access: Yes
Science Images and Animations via BadgerLink Description: ECB VideoLink's catalog of digital images and animations of topics in biology, chemistry, earth and space science, physical science and environmental science is designed for use in technology-rich K-12 classrooms. Use them on interactive whiteboards, or download and embed them into electronic teaching resources, student projects, digital portfolios or other multimedia products. Illustrations are in .jpg format. Animations are provided in .wmv (PC) and .m4v (Mac) formats.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: N/A
Online guide or tutorial: Online help is available.
Remote access: Yes, via proxy server.
Science Reference Center via EbscoHost Description: Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. This database contains full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.
Coverage: 1956-present for some titles.
Full-text: Yes.
Online guide or tutorial: Online help is available.
Remote access: Yes, via proxy server or through BadgerLink.
Science.gov Description: Science.gov is a gateway to over 50 million pages of authoritative selected science information provided by U.S. government agencies, including research and development results. Sites are grouped by the topics agriculture & food, applied science & technology, astronomy & space, biology & nature, computers & communication, Earth & ocean sciences, energy & energy conservation, environment & environmental quality, health & medicine, math, physics & chemistry, natural resources & conservation, and science education.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: No
Online guide or tutorial: Online help is available.
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
Scottish Women Poets of the Romantic Period via Alexander Street Press Description: Scottish Women Poets of the Romantic Period (SWRP) contains 60 volumes of Romantic Poetry from 47 authors, extensive contemporary critical reviews, as well as material specially written for this database by leading scholars.
Coverage: Approximately 1780-1900
Full-text: Yes
Online guide or tutorial: Online help is available.
Remote access: Yes, via proxy server.
Scout Report via Internet Scout Project Description: The Scout Report provides critical annotations of carefully selected Internet sites and mailing lists.
Coverage: 1994-present
Full-text: N/A
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
Scout Report Archives via Internet Scout Project Description: The Scout Report provides critical annotations of carefully selected Internet sites and mailing lists.
Coverage: 1994-present
Full-text: N/A
Online guide or tutorial: "Using the Archives" is available.
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
SearchERIC Description: Tools to search the abstracts and Digests produced by the ERIC system. ERIC is a database of abstracts of journal articles (Current Index to Journals in Education) and other resources (Resources in Education) including conference papers and state and local reports. This is a search engine only. Select documents are available from the ERIC Contractor (http://eric.edu.gov). Journal articles are often available from the publisher or interlibrary loan.
Coverage: 1966-present
Full-text: No
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
SEC - Securities and Exchange Commission via Description: The government agency responsible for maintaining fair, orderly, and efficient markets, and facilitate capital formation. Search EDGAR for company filings.
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Serial Set (LexisNexis) -- See LexisNexis Congressional Serial Set Digital Collection 
Shawano Leader Description: Online version of the daily Shawano newspaper. Articles are published online one day after appearing in the print version.
Coverage: Previous day's articles only on main pages. Searchable archives of previous 14 days of articles.
Full-text: Selected articles only.
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
Sheboygan Press Description: Online version of the daily Sheboygan newspaper.
Coverage: Current day's articles only.
Full-text: Selected articles only.
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
Shepherd Express Description: Online version of the weekly Milwaukee alternative newspaper.
Coverage: Current week's articles only.
Full-text: Selected articles only.
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
Signs (JSTOR E-Journal) via Description:
Coverage: 1975-Present
Full-text: Yes
Online guide or tutorial:
Remote access: Yes
SnagFilms via Description: SnagFilms is committed to finding the world‘s most compelling documentaries, whether from established heavyweights or first-time filmmakers, and making them available to the wide audience these titles deserve.
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Social Problems (JSTOR E-Journal) via Description:
Coverage: 1953-Present
Full-text: Yes
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Remote access: Yes
Social Sciences Citation Index -- See Web of Science 
SocINDEX with Full Text via EBSCOhost Description: SocINDEX with Full Text offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study. These include abortion, criminology & criminal justice, demography, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, political sociology, religion, rural & urban sociology, social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, sociological history, sociological research, sociological theory, substance abuse & other addictions, violence and many others.
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Full-text: Yes
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Remote access: Yes
Soundzabound Music Library via ECB VideoLink Description: Soundzabound Music Library offers a wide variety of music, audio themes and sound effects for grades K -12 and universities that ensures your copyright safety. Perfect for podcasts, PowerPoint™, videos, news shows, video yearbooks, digital storytelling, presentations, TV broadcasts, web design and more!
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: N/A
Online guide or tutorial: An online FAQ is available.
Remote access: Yes, via proxy server.
SouthEast Asian images and Texts project via UWDC Description: SouthEast Asian images & Texts brings together, in digital form, two categories of primary and secondary resources: research and teaching materials collected by University of Wisconsin faculty and staff; and unique or valuable items related to these fields held by the University of Wisconsin Libraries. This collection contains digitized images, including photographs and slides, that librarians, scholars, and other subject specialists have deemed important to these fields of study will be added to the collection on an ongoing basis.
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Spoken Alexandria Project Description: The Spoken Alexandria Project is creating a free Creative Commons library of spoken word recordings, consisting of classics in the public domain and modern works (with permission). AAC, Ogg Vorbis, and MP3 audiobooks available for free download and redistribution.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: No
Online guide or tutorial: An online FAQ is available.
Remote access: Yes, via link to left..
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Description: The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy is a dynamic reference work in which each entry is maintained and kept up to date by an expert or group of experts in the field. All entries and substantive updates are refereed by the members of a distinguished Editorial Board before they are made public. SEP maintains academic standards while evolving and adapting in response to new research.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: Yes
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
State of Wisconsin Collection via UWDC Description: The State of Wisconsin Collection brings together, in digital form, two categories of primary and secondary materials: writings about the State of Wisconsin and unique or valuable materials that relate to its history and ongoing development. The collection includes published material as well as archival materials. The materials were digitized from a variety of formats including books, manuscripts, sound recordings, photographs, maps and other resources deemed important to the study and teaching of the State of Wisconsin.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: Some full-text is available.
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
Statehealthfacts.org Description: Statehealthfacts.org is a project of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and is designed to provide free, up-to-date, and easy-to-use health data on all 50 states. It also privdes data on more than 500 health topics.
Coverage: N/A
Full-text: N/A
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.
Statistical Abstract of the United States via UW Colleges
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Description: The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.
Coverage: 1790-present
Full-text: Yes
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Remote access: Yes
Statistical Abstract of the United States via U.S. Government Description:
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Stevens Point Journal Description: Online version of the daily Stevens Point newspaper.
Coverage: Current day's articles only.
Full-text: Selected articles only.
Online guide or tutorial: No
Remote access: Yes, via link to left.

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