Articles and Databases


America History & Life Abstracts of journal articles, books, and dissertations on United States and Canadian history and culture from prehistoric times to the present.
Annual Reviews Index to review articles in a number of areas of science and some social sciences. Full text available from some Annual Review titles.
Anthropological Index Online Index to anthropological material contained in current periodicals of the Museum of Manking Library at the British Museum.
Anthropology Virtual Reference Collection (Gale) Reference titles (published by Gale) related to Anthropology.
Anthrosource Developed by the American Anthropological Association, this database covers current issues of several AAA publications and provides access to archival content in JSTOR. Useful for students, professors and researchers in anthropology.
Arts & Humanities Database This database features hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies.
Berg Fashion Library Provides access to interdisciplinary and integrated text, image, and journal content on world dress and fashion. The Berg Fashion Library offers users cross-searchable access to an expanding range of essential resources in this discipline of growing importance and relevance including a specially-created taxonomy, an e-book collection, and extensive color image bank. It will be of use to anyone working in, researching, or studying fashion, anthropology, art history, history, museum studies, and cultural studies.
California Newsreel Includes streaming video documentaries related to topics like Africa, race, and social class. (use search box to find titles in Harry A. Sprague Library collection)
Cambridge Complete Collections Online Includes the Cambridge Companions to Literature and Classics, the Cambridge Companions to Philosophy, Religion and Culture, and the Cambridge Companions to Music.
Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics Comprehensive coverage of different topics in Linguistics including Applied Linguistics, Languages of the World, Phonetics, Speech Technology, etc.
Ethnologue: Languages of the World A comprehensive reference work cataloging all of the world's known living languages. It includes information on speaker population, countries and regions where particular languages are spoken,statistical summaries, maps, and bibliographies.
Family & Society Studies Worldwide Database includes comprehensive coverage of research, policy, and practice literature in the fields of Family Science, Human Ecology, Human Development, and Social Welfare. FSSW is an anthology of 4 database files providing access to more than 1.3 million records. Coverage spans from 1970 to the present.
HRAF - Human Relations Area Files Full text database of ethnographic and cultural materials.
International Bibliography of the Social Sciences Includes over two million bibliographic references to journal articles and to books, reviews and selected chapters dating back to 1951. Major areas of coverage include Anthropology, Politics, Sociology, and Economics. It is unique in its broad coverage of international material and incorporates over 100 languages and countries. Over 2,800 journals are regularly indexed and some 7,000 books are included each year.
JSTOR Archive of full-text journal articles in African American studies, African studies, anthropology, archaeology, Asian studies, Classical studies, ecology, economics, education, finance, geography, history, languages and literature, Latin American studies, mathematics, Middle East studies, philosophy, political science, population studies, Slavic studies, sociology, and statistics.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) Index to articles, books, and dissertations in linguistics, speech, language, and hearing pathology, and language research.
MLA (Modern Language Association) Bibliography Index to articles and other material on modern languages, literature, linguistics and folklore. Covers subjects from prose to poetry, genres to literary forms, national literatures and regional dialects.
Proquest Social Science Database Full-text periodicals covering the social sciences.
Sage Premier Journals Sage Premier includes over 600 peer-reviewed full-text journals with content extending back to 1999 that covers a variety of subject areas including business, humanities, social sciences, science and technology, medicine, etc.
Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science) Citation index which provides access to current and retrospective information from over 1,950 of the world's leading social sciences journals across 50 disciplines, as well as 3,500 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals
Sociological Abstracts Index to publications in the fields of sociology, social sciences and related disciplines from 1986 to the present.