GEO 32410: Geographic Thought & Research Methods

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  • Academic Search locked database
    Academic Search Complete is a comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary database
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    "with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc."
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  • GreenFile open database
    GreenFILE, a freely accessible research database
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    focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology. Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, GreenFILE will serve as an informative resource for anyone concerned about the issues facing our planet. GreenFILE’s initial release will include A&I for more than 600 titles, including comprehensive coverage – from to volume 1, issue 1 to present – for Bioscience (back to 1964), Conservation Biology (back to 1987), Journal of Ecology (back to 1913) and Journal of Environmental Planning & Management (back to 1948). The total number of records is approximately 612,000, and full text is provided for more than 9,100 records from open access titles.
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  • CountryWatch.com locked database
    Research the political, economic, and environmental trends of countries in the world
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    from A-Z. This source includes maps and country overviews as well as news reports from over ten international news organizations.
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  • EBSCOhost EJS locked database
    The EBSCOhost link provides access to popular and scholarly literature.
  • Education Research Complete locked database
    "Includes all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete also covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues. The database provides indexing and abstracts for nearly 2,400 journals, as well as full text for over 1,400 journals. This database also includes full text for more than 550 books and monographs, and full text for numerous education-related conference papers."
  • Education Full Text (H.W. Wilson) locked database
    This full-text source of education scholarship provides coverage for a wide range of topics,including adult education, continuing education, literacy standards, multicultural/ethnic education, secondary education, teaching methods and much more.
    In addition, Education Full Text provides in-depth coverage of special education, with over 50 journals dedicated to this important topic.
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    • Full text of articles from over 350 journals as far back as 1996
    • Indexing of over 770 periodicals dating back to 1983
    • More than 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests

  • Fedstats open database
    "Fedstats provides access to the full range of official statistical information
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    produced by the Federal Government without having to know in advance which Federal agency produces which particular statistic. With convenient searching and linking capablilties to more than 100 agencies that provide data and trend information on such topics as economic and population trends, crime, education, health care, aviation safety, energy use, farm production and more, FedStats is your one location for access to the full breadth of Federal statistical information."
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  • LexisNexis Academic locked database
    "Access over 10,000 news, business, and legal sources. The outstanding news coverage includes deep backfiles and up-to-the-minute stories in national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources. Use the included Company Dossier module to retrieve detailed company information and financial performance measures or identify and compare companies matching specific criteria. This product also provides access to the renowned Shepard's Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789."
  • NewsBank open database
    Provides full-text and wire service news articles of local and regional events.
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    Coverage includes business, cultural, educational, political and sports news. Newspapers covered include the Kansas City Star (1991-Present), St. Louis Post-Dispatch (1988-Present), Springfield News-Leader (1999-Present), Chicago Tribune (1985-Present), Christian Science Monitor (1987-Present), Des Moines Register (1999-Present), Lost Angeles Times (1985-Present), Louisville Courier (1999-Present), Tulsa World (1989-Present), Washington Post (1977-Present), and Wichita Eagle (1984-Present).
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  • ScienceDirect Physical Sciences College Edition open database
    ScienceDirect Physical Sciences includes over 850,000 full-text articles from 610 journals.
  • Something About the Author open database
    "An easy-to-use source for librarians, students and other researchers,
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    each volume in this series provides illustrated biographical profiles of approximately 75 children's authors and artists. This critically acclaimed series covers more than 12,000 individuals, ranging from established award winners to authors and illustrators who are just beginning their careers. Entries typically cover: personal life, career, writings, works in progress, adaptations, additional sources. A cumulative author index is included in each odd-numbered volume.”
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  • SPORTDiscus with Full Text locked database
    "the world's most comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals,
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    providing full text for 550 journals indexed in SPORTDiscus. Of those, 393 are not found with full text in any version of Academic Search, Health Source or Biomedical Reference Collection. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the SPORTDiscus index - with no embargo. With full-text coverage dating back to 1985, SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the definitive research tool for all areas of sports & sports medicine literature."
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