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An online tool for Physician Assistant Certification and Recertification. With approximately 1200 questions and answers PA Exam Prep prepares students for the PANCE and PANRE exams.

Subjects: Health Sciences, Medicine, Health Sciences, Medical Education

This resource covers issues in public policy, combining both PAIS Archive and PAIS International, with coverage from 1915 to present. Sources include journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material and more. The resource provides a broad perspective on social and public policies, from historical (Prohibition, civil rights, McCarthyism) to current (health policy, climate change, terrorism).

Subjects: Social Sciences, Policy Sciences, Political Planning, Social Sciences, Political Science, Public Administration

Covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities, Engineering, Health Sciences, Science, Social Sciences

High-resolution copies of 559 manuscripts in the Parker Library, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University. Manuscripts date from the sixth through the sixteenth centuries CE. Includes extensive bibliographic material relating to the collection.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities, Language and Literature, English Language and Literature, Arts and Humanities, Religion, Arts and Humanities, Art History, Arts and Humanities, Philosophy, Social Sciences, History

Passport is a global market research database providing statistics, analysis, reports, surveys and breaking news on industries, countries and consumers worldwide. It includes consumer demographics, market trends and nutrition data that allows users to examine the total amount of nutrients purchased through packaged food and soft drink products worldwide.

Subjects: Social Sciences, Management, Business, Social Sciences, International Relations, International Economic Relations, Health Sciences, Nutritional Sciences, Public Health, Health Sciences, Environment and Public Health

This primary source collection digitized from archives held at McMaster University highlights the activities of resistance groups through their newspapers and periodicals, broadsides, leaflets, books, and pamphlets, with a particular strength on the propaganda activities of resistance groups.

Subjects: Social Sciences, History, Social Sciences, International Relations

The most comprehensive record of Greek patristic material in existence, comprising digital images of more than 160 book volumes.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities, Classical Studies, Arts and Humanities, Religion

The PBS Video Collection assembles hundreds of documentary films and series from the history of PBS.

Subjects: Social Sciences, History, Arts and Humanities, Film

Database of information about cancer treatment, screening, prevention, statistics, genetics & supportive care, plus clinical trials.

Subjects: Health Sciences, Environment and Public Health, Health Sciences, Medicine, Health Sciences, Diseases

Published in Philadelphia from 1728 through 1800, The Pennsylvania Gazette is considered The New York Times of the 18th century.

Subjects: Social Sciences, History

PEP is a digital archive of many of the major works of psychoanalysis. It includes the complete works of Sigmund Freud, an archive of works from twenty psychoanalytic journals, and complete versions of other, classic psychoanalytic texts.

Subjects: Social Sciences, Psychology

This database (formerly International Index to Performing Arts) provides indexing and abstracts for more than 260 international periodicals. The database currently includes half a million records, the majority from the most recent ten years of each journal. IIPA covers a broad spectrum of the arts and entertainment industry - including dance, drama, theater, stagecraft, musical theater, circus performance, opera, pantomime, puppetry, magic, performance art, film, television and more.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities, Dance, Arts and Humanities, Drama, Arts and Humanities, Film

These documents highlight the structure and activities of the Persian Gulf States' and Yemen's political system, government, judiciary, laws, military, customs, economy, finance, agriculture, natural resources, industry, communications, and media.

Subjects: Social Sciences, International Relations

This HeinOnline resource provides access to all of the top moot court competitions since 1960, including the Problems, Judges' Briefs, Rules, and leading written memorials.

Subjects: Socials Sciences, Law, International Law

This bibliographic database offers informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy. The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology and book reviews.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities, Philosophy

PhilPapers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers. It monitors all sources of research content in philosophy, including journals, books, open access archives, and personal pages maintained by academics. It is also the host of the largest open access archive in philosophy.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities, Philosophy

Digitized documents from the papers of Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin, founders of the first lesbian rights organization in the United States, the Daughters of Bilitis. This collection focuses on Lyon and Martins work with other organizations such as ACLE, the Kinsey Institute for Sex Research, the Council on Religion and the Homosexual, and the National Organization for Women, as well as covering the research and reception of Martins book Battered Wives. See also the related collection: Phyllis Lyon, Del Martin and the Daughters of Bilitis.

Subjects: Social Sciences, History, Women's Studies, Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary Studies, Human Rights, Social Sciences, Political Science

Digitized documents on the founding and growth of the homophile movement, especially the Daughters of Bilitis, the first lesbian rights organization in U.S. history, founded by Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin. The collection also includes copies of The Ladder, the monthly magazine for the Daughters of Bilitis, as well as early meeting minutes, correspondence, chapter records, membership data, and manuscripts. See also the related collection: Phyllis Lyon and Del Martin: Beyond the Daughters of Bilitis.

Subjects: Social Sciences, History, Women's Studies, Social Sciences, Interdisciplinary Studies, Human Rights, Social Sciences, Political Science

This bibliographic database, covering the Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress, is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. It provides citations and abstracts to the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events.

Subjects: Health Sciences, Allied Health Occupations, Occupational Therapy, Health Services, Psychology, Social Sciences, Sociology, Social Sciences

Pivot is the product of the merger of RefWorks, which began as a web-based research management, writing and collaboration tool, with COS (a ProQuest brand), which provides tools for discovering funding opportunities and supporting collaboration in the research development field.

Subjects: Social Sciences, Economics, Science, Health Sciences, Engineering

Play Index provides citations to over 30,000 plays written or translated into English, from Antiquity to the present, published in collections since 1949: one-act plays, pageants, plays in verse, radio and television plays, and classic drama. It includes links to the full text of plays if available on the web. Over 500 monologues are included. Searches can be limited by genre, age of audience, or the number and gender of roles. Annotations include plot summary, musical and scenery requirements, and number of sets. The index is updated continuously.

Subjects: Arts and Humanities, Drama, English Language and Literature, Arts and Humanities, Language and Literature

Provides access to research from major think tanks, research organizations, and university research programs. Contains information on a complete range of policy issues, both domestic and international. Updated weekly.

Subjects: Social Sciences, Policy Sciences, Political Planning

An easy-to-use web-based Geographic Information System (GIS), use Policy Map to create maps of the United States down to the Census block group in many cases. Available data includes demographics, home sale statistics, health data, mortgage trends, school performance scores and labor data like unemployment, crime statistics and city crime rates.

Subjects: Social Sciences, Economics, Social Policy, Social Sciences, Political Science, Crime, Social Sciences, Policy Sciences, Social Sciences, Sociology, Social Sciences, Social Sciences Research, Social Sciences, Education

ProQuest Political Science Database provides access to hundreds of leading political science and international relations journals. Doctoral dissertations on political science topics are included, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country profiles, political news and other sources.

Subjects: Social Sciences, Political Science

A comprehensive database providing legislative and regulatory insights, data tools and resources for policy research. On-demand, graphic visualization library translates complex policy issues and data sets into infographics. The Document Drawer repository offers primary source documentation. Limited state coverage also included.

Subjects: Social Sciences, Political Science, Social Sciences, Law