Databases

  • Articles, Statistics, Polls & Data Sets, Technical Reports

    Consists of documents published by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. Its main goals are: the eradication of hunger, food insecurity and malnutrition; the elimination of poverty and the driving forward of economic and social progress for all; and the sustainable management and utilization of natural resources.

    Full Text: Some
    Access: Open Access
  • Statistics, Polls & Data Sets

    A multilingual database containing over 1 million time-series records covering international statistics in: production, trade, food-balance sheets, food aid shipments, fertilizer and pesticides, land use and irrigation, forest and fishery products, agricultural machinery and population.

    Dates of Coverage: 1961 - present
    Access: Open Access
  • Government Information, US Federal, Statistics, Polls & Data Sets, Business, Economics & Finance

    Digital access to historic policy documents and data related to US economic history and financial system, including the history of the Federal Reserve System.

    Dates of Coverage: 1781-present
    Access: Open Access
  • Collections, Statistics, Polls & Data Sets, Business, Economics & Finance

    Provides access to financial and economic data series from public and proprietary sources.

    Access: Open Access
  • Articles, Collections

    Search the print collections and repositories of seven Canadian science-based departments and agencies including the National Science Library.

    Access: Open Access
  • Articles

    A bibliographic database that provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 300 publications, and selected coverage of 300 more. The database has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes film scholars, college students, and general viewers.

    Dates of Coverage: 1988 - present
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    An information resource for entertainment films and personalities produced in collaboration with the British Film Institute. With a scholarly, inclusive approach to all areas of film studies - from the very first silent movies, to art house classics or the latest blockbusters - Film Index International provides truly international coverage, indexing films from over 170 countries.

    Dates of Coverage: 1900 - present
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Indexes 150 film and television periodicals from 30 countries cover-to-cover and 200 other periodicals selectively for articles on film and television. The periodicals range from the scholarly to the popular. More than 2,000 subject headings provide detailed analysis of the articles. The FLI Online contains approximately 700,000 citations to articles, film reviews and book reviews.

    Dates of Coverage: 1976 - 2001
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Open Access
  • Statistics, Polls & Data Sets, Business, Economics & Finance

    Provides industry profiles covering over 1,000 industry segments, containing critical analysis, statistics, and forecasts.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Primary Sources

    Social networking website centered around military records, including stories, photos, and personal documents of those who served. Users can view the records and can share their own stories and other content. Users can also combine their own documents with Fold3's records to create online memorials for those who served.

    Dates of Coverage: Revolutionary War - recent
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Encyclopedias, International & Foreign

    Introduces food culture from many countries and cultures around the world-including some from remote and unexpected peoples and places.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Government Information, US Federal, Primary Sources

    Presents the official documentary historical record of major US foreign policy decisions and significant diplomatic activity. The United States Department of State Office of the Historian offers online index searching for documents by keyword as well as limited full-text searching through the University of Wisconsin Digital Collections.

    Dates of Coverage: 1861 - 1977/1980
    Access: Open Access
  • Statistics, Polls & Data Sets

    Provides information on grantmakers and their grants, including foundations, corporate funders and giving programs, and grantmaking public charities in the US Can also search recently awarded grants and recently filed IRS Forms 990 and 990-PF.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Biographies

    Offers over 600,000 biographies spanning history and geography with over 50,000 new and/or updated biographies added annually.

    Dates of Coverage: All eras
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Covers current social issues, from capital punishment to immigration to marijuana. It supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Informed, differing views help learners develop critical-thinking skills and draw their own conclusions.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Online version of Gale’s Literature Criticism series, including: Contemporary Literary Criticism; Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800; Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism; Twentieth-Century Literature Criticism; Poetry Criticism; Short Story Criticism; and Shakespearean Criticism.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Ebook Collections

    Includes all of Gale’s Contemporary Authors Online and selected content from the Gale sets Dictionary of Literary Biography and Literature Criticism Online, as well as other literature sources.

    Dates of Coverage: Classical Antiquity - present
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Biographies

    Provides biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.

    Dates of Coverage: All eras
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Ebook Collections, Encyclopedias

    Offers coverage of virtually every academic, scholarly and professional discipline; provides access to databases and ebooks for all kinds of research.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Focuses on citations to books, journal articles, book chapters, bills, laws, court decisions, reports, news articles and audiovisuals relating to ethics and public policy issues in genetics.

    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Open Access
  • Consists of references to geologic field trip guidebooks of North America. Geoscience Information Society (GSIS) volunteers have added many post-1988 guidebooks to the database. Beginning in 2002, new guidebooks will be added to GeoRef as part of the regular database production, and then added to the guidebook database from the GeoRef records.

    Dates of Coverage: Most of the guidebooks cited are from the period 1940-1988, some are earlier
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Open Access
  • Articles, Dissertations & Theses

    Provides access to the geoscience literature of the world. Contains over 3 million references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, theses and dissertations, conference papers, and reports, including all publications of the US Geological Survey.

    Dates of Coverage: North America: 17th century - present; World: 1933 - present.
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    A collection of peer-reviewed articles and other materials from high-impact journals in a broad range of geoscience areas, including publications of major professional societies such as the Geological Society of America, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Mineralogical Society of America, and Geological Society of London.

    Full Text: All
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Statistics, Polls & Data Sets, Business, Economics & Finance

    Offers a structured, systematic and comprehensive approach to identifying and measuring the drivers of economic performance of more than 140 economies.

    Access: Open Access
  • Articles, News & Newspapers

    Enables users to search the most recent global news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s featuring newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites.

    Dates of Coverage: 1980 - present
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Primary Sources

    Unpublished per KA - under Accessible Archives

    The magazine was intended to entertain, inform, and educate the women of America. In addition to extensive fashion descriptions and plates, the early issues included biographical sketches, articles about mineralogy, handcrafts, female costume, the dance, equestrienne procedures, health & hygiene, recipes & remedies, etc. Each issue also contained two pages of sheet music, written essentially for the piano forte. Gradually the periodical matured into an important literary magazine and contained extensive book reviews and works by Harriet Beecher Stowe, Edgar Allen Poe, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow and many other celebrated 19th century authors who regularly furnished the magazine with essays, poetry and short stories. The Lady's Book was also a vast reservoir of handsome illustrations, which included hand-colored fashion plates, mezzotints, engravings, woodcuts, and ultimately…

    Dates of Coverage: 1830-1875; Parts I-III
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. Search across many disciplines and sources: articles, theses, books, abstracts, and court opinions from academic publishers, professional societies, online repositories, universities, and other web sites.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Government Information, US Federal

    Access full text federal government publications from all three branches. Offers a user-friendly, modernized site that provides easy-to-use navigation with multiple ways to search or browse. Replaces FDsys.

    Dates of Coverage: 1793 - present
    Access: Open Access
  • Dictionaries

    A 10.3 million-word collection of the impertinent, vile, censored, hip, witty, and fascinating slang words of the English language. Covering five centuries of innovation in all English-speaking regions of the world, the Dictionary is the most authoritative, scholarly approach to slang ever attempted. Over 100,000 words are defined; each word is authenticated by genuine and full-referenced citations of its use.

    Dates of Coverage: Past 500 years
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects.

    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Provides daily coverage of environmental issues with the emphasis on energy, environment, and sustainability.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Encyclopedias

    A scholarly art encyclopedia covering both Western and non-Western art and encompassing all aspects of visual culture. First published as the 34-volume Dictionary of Art edited by Jane Turner. Formerly known as the Grove Dictionary of Art online. To access, please select Grove Art in the upper right hand search box.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Biographies

    Full text of the 29-volume print edition with cross-referencing and a network of web-links to musical sites around the world, including sound archives and illustrations.

    Dates of Coverage: All eras
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Encyclopedias

    The overall structure of this reference work is based on the classification of animals into naturally related groups, a discipline known as taxonomy or biosystematics. Taxonomy is the science through which various organisms are discovered, identified, described, named, classified and catalogued. It should be noted that in preparing this volume what might be termed a conservative approach was adopted, relying primarily on traditional animal classification schemes.

    Dates of Coverage: 2nd edition, 2003
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Encyclopedias

    Covers evolution in detail and explores it from a scientific viewpoint. Includes comprehensive coverage of recent ideas and discoveries in the field of evolution. Presents information, research, and discoveries on a variety of topics related to evolutionary processes and mechanisms, discussing the origins of life on Earth, genetics, sexual selection, artificial selection, and other related topics.

    Dates of Coverage: 2011
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Encyclopedias

    This new supplement explores all aspects of extinctions and extinct life, featuring approximately 80 articles outlining major extinctions and related scientific areas. Entries are written by nationally renowned subject experts specializing in zoology, paleontology, and environmental science. Written for students and general researchers.

    Dates of Coverage: 2013
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections

    An annotated guide to sources of information on government and law available online. It includes selected links to useful and reliable sites for legal information.

    Access: Open Access
  • Dictionaries, Encyclopedias

    Complete field guide to hundreds of species of North American birds.

    Access: Open Access
  • Statistics, Polls & Data Sets

    Provides basic information about the operations and finances of nonprofit organizations, including access to IRS Form 990. To view some data, users must register for a free password.

    Access: Open Access
  • Articles

    A bibliography of Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.

    Dates of Coverage: 1935 - present
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Open Access
  • Articles

    Your source for authoritative, worldwide information about Central and South America, Mexico, Brazil, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States. From analyses of current political, economic, and social issues to unique coverage of Latin American arts and letters, HAPI Online contains complete bibliographic citations to articles, book reviews (through 2001), documents, original literary works, and other materials appearing in more than 500 key social science and humanities journals published throughout the world.

    Dates of Coverage: 1970 - present
    Full Text: None; abstracts only
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Biographies, Dictionaries

    Contains biographical information about composers, performers, music theorists, and instrument makers. Emphasizes classical and art music, but also gives attention to jazz and blues, rock and pop, and hymns and show tunes with care devoted to coverage of the twentieth century.

    Dates of Coverage: c. 1000 - 2003
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Ebook Collections

    Provides teaching materials for management education.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Dictionaries

    The essential guide for musicians, students, and everyone who appreciates music. It includes entries on all the styles and forms in Western music; comprehensive articles on the music of Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Near East; descriptions of instruments enriched by historical background; and articles that reflect today's beat, including popular music, jazz, and rock.

    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Ebook Collections

    HathiTrust is a partnership of academic and research institutions, offering a collection of millions of titles digitized from libraries around the world.

  • Articles

    Database has searchable full text for nearly 160 journals; abstracts and indexing for nearly 180 general health, nutrition and professional health care publications; thousands of essays from Clinical Reference Systems; over 1,000 health-related pamphlets; and Stedman's Medical Dictionary.

    Dates of Coverage: 1985 - present
    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Provides access to scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines; also features the AHFS Consumer Medication Information, covering generic drug patient education sheets with thousands of brand names.

    Full Text: Some
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Collections

    Image-based legal research collection: law and law-related periodicals, Congressional Record Bound volumes in entirety, coverage of US Reports back to 1754, world trials dating back to the early 1700′s, legal classics from the 16th to the 20th centuries, the United Nations and League of Nations Treaty Series, all United States Treaties, the Federal Register from inception in 1936, the CFR from inception in 1938, and more.

    Dates of Coverage: 16th century - present
    Full Text: All
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Primary Sources

    Believed to be the earliest extant copy of Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and dates from soon after Chaucer's death in 1400.

    Dates of Coverage: 1400
    Access: Restricted to UNH users
  • Articles

    Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more.

    Dates of Coverage: 1450 - present
    Full Text: All
    Access: Restricted to UNH users