Resources by Type: "Abstracts / Indexes"
Philosopher's Index is a comprehensive bibliographic database covering scholarly research in all major fields of philosophy. Contains research published since 1940, including nearly 570 journals from 43 countries with content representing a variety of languages.
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Play Index searches over 30,000 plays written from Antiquity to the present and published from 1949 to the present. Covers a wide range of plays written in or translated into English, including mysteries, pageants, plays in verse, puppet performances, radio and television plays, and classic drama. Search for plays by title, author, subject, genre, cast type, and more.
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Dissertations & Theses Full Text includes 2.4 million dissertation and thesis citations from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with 1 million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. The database, added to EKU Library's collection in December 2008, offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works.
ProQuest Newspapers is a single source for coverage of the nation's leading newspapers. It includes abstracting, indexing, and comprehensive full text for The Christian Science Monitor, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. Researchers can find the information they need quickly because of the database's detailed indexing.
ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source covers nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more. It provides abstracting and indexing for more than 1,050 journal titles (with over 875 titles in full-text), more than 12,300 full text dissertations representing the most rigorous scholarship in nursing and related fields, eBooks, evidence-based nursing content from The Joanna Briggs Institute, videos from Medcom, multicultural reports from CultureVision, and study paths.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. Offers full-text coverage for nearly 560 journals.
Social Work Abstracts offers extensive coverage of more than 900 social work and human services journals dating back to 1965. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the database provides indexing and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems.
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