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Comprehensive, multidisciplinary database covering social sciences, humanities, education, physical and life sciences, and ethnic studies with access to more than 7,000 peer reviewed journals and over 75,000 videos from the Associated Press.

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University of Oklahoma Libraries has licensed this database for an unlimited number of simultaneous users.

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Related Subjects: Aviation, General, Biological Sciences & Medicine, Environment, Geography & GIS
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This database is a multidisciplinary collection of over 80,000 videos spanning a wide range of subject areas, including anthropology, business, psychology, counseling, film, history, music, and more. Resources include documentaries, interviews, feature films, newsreels, and theatre performances. Video providers include PBS, BBC, Sony, CNN, California Newsreel, Royal Shakespeare Company, and more. 

OU Libraries normally licenses individual videos within Academic Video Online as they are requested. This trial is for the full content of Academic Video Online through April 1st, 2024. Please share your feedback on this resource. 

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America's News provides a variety of news media, such as newspaper articles, news blogs, magazines, newswires, journals, transcripts, videos, and web-only news sources. This resource includes access to over 3,600 national, regional, and local news sources, including the Oklahoman from 1981 onward and the Oklahoma Web Edition from 2013 onward. 

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Related Subjects: Newspapers & Magazines, History & Primary Resources, General
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General database covering all subject areas, including business, science, humanities, social science, medicine, technology, and popular culture. Provides citations to more than 12,600 academic journals and magazines.

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University of Oklahoma Libraries has licensed this database for 20 simultaneous users.

Related Subjects: General, Biological Sciences & Medicine, Environment, Geography & GIS
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Streaming academic video content, including acclaimed and award-winning interdisciplinary documentaries, independent non-fiction films, training and instructional videos, foreign films and shorts, and other educational titles. 

NOTE: AVON video access is mediated. This means that any video not currently licensed for use will require the user to request access. Access is being enabled for class use with instructor approval.

OU Libraries is currently trialing the entire Academic Video Online collection. All films on the platform are accessible without mediation from February 1st - April 1st, 2024. 

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Covers biographical material on over 6 million individuals from all time periods, geographical locations, and fields of activity. BGMI indexes material from current and major retrospective publications and includes over 20 million entries covering more than 2,000 year of human history.

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Related Subjects: History of Science, General, History
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Comprehensive guide to over 5.6 million book reviews in numerous disciplines, including literature, history, education, psychology, political science, and more. This database covers thousands of indexed publications, including Kirkus Reviews, Library Journal, New York Times Book Review, Times Literary Supplement, Village Voice, and Middle East Policy
 

NOTE: This database defaults initial search results to after 1980. To perform a search for reviews from 1965-1979, go to advanced search, uncheck the box labeled documents with full text, change the date limit to before January 1, 1980, and then enter your search terms.

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CRL is a consortium of North American universities, colleges, and independent research libraries which acquires and preserves newspapers, journals, documents, archives, and other resources. The University of Oklahoma is a member of CRL; OU students, faculty and staff may search the CRL catalog and request materials from CRL via Interlibrary Loan.

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Covidence provides guided online software for streamlining evidence synthesis, such as systematic reviews, scoping reviews, and gap maps. This software works with citation managers such as Zotero and Endnote, allowing users to filter studies with machine learning or record screening and voting records per studies. Covidence also screens abstracts and full text, creates risk of bias tables, and exports results to common statistical packages. 

To sign up for this trial, email Librarian Claire Curry with your name and ou.edu email address. The OU community has unlimited access and reviews during this trial period, but user accounts must be set up manually by invitation. 

OU Libraries is trialing this resource until April 30th, 2024. Please share your feedback on this resource.

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Related Subjects: Biological Sciences & Medicine, Geography & GIS, Environment, General
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A collection of databases available on various subjects, including the American government, current affairs, history, politics, public policy, and the social sciences. Databases include CQ Politics in America, CQ Researcher plus Archive, CQ Almanac, and CQ Magazine. Full text is available.

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Related Subjects: General, Social Work, Sociology, Government Information, Political Science, Environment, Geography & GIS
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Provides CQ Researcher reports that explore a single hot issue in the news each week, including political, social, medical, international, educational, environmental, technological and economical issues. Full text is available.

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Related Subjects: Political Science, General, Environment, Geography & GIS
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Indexes U.S. doctoral dissertations completed at accredited institutions since 1861 (abstracts since 1980) and dissertations and theses, most with abstracts, from the U.K. and Ireland since 1716. This database includes some dissertations from Canada and Europe, as well as some master's theses and foreign language dissertations. Find most OU dissertations full text through summer 2013; after that date, find OU dissertations in SHAREOK. Most dissertations from other institutions, 1997 to present, are full text. To obtain pre-1997 dissertations, use the interlibrary loan request form.

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Related Subjects: General, History
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Provides access to a multidisciplinary collection of over 50 databases covering the social sciences, humanities, and sciences. Select the databases most appropriate for your research topic and search them simultaneously. Some full text is available.

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A list of databases available from FirstSearch on various subjects, including AnthropologyPlus, ArticleFirst, ClasePeriodica, Ebooks, ECO (Electronic Collections Online), ERIC, GEOBASE, GPO, History of Science, Technology and Medicine, Medline, OAIster, PapersFirst, Proceedings, World Almanac, WorldCat, and WorldCat Dissertations.

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Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts, and technical reports from all broad areas of research. Use Google Scholar to find articles from a wide variety of academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories and universities, as well as scholarly articles available across the web.

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Related Subjects: General, Political Science, International & Area Studies, Environment, Geography & GIS
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Shared digital repository of millions of library books and journals converted from print resources owned by research institutions around the world. HathiTrust Digital Library does not permit downloading or viewing the full text of books that are still under copyright (typically published since 1923). Only materials that are no longer under copyright may be viewed online or downloaded.

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Related Subjects: General, History & Primary Resources
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Detailed how-to instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of hobby enthusiasts. This database includes full text magazines, reference books, recipes, hobby profiles, and videos covering a variety of hobbies including arts and crafts, collecting, gardening, indoor and outdoor recreation, needlecrafts, papercrafts, model building, performing arts, and science and technology.

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Provides detailed, user-friendly "how-to" information covering a variety of home improvement and repair projects. Thousands of repairs are available in the areas of outdoor projects, electrical projects, remodeling projects, plumbing projects, and maintenance. Some full text is available, as well as videos.

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Multidisciplinary database of more than 11 million citations from over 20,000 journals. Some full text is available.

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Related Subjects: General
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Provides a systematic way to evaluate the world's leading science and social science journals with quantifiable statistical information based on citation data. This resource can be used to measure research influence and impact at journal and category levels, and also shows the relationship between citing and cited journals.

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University of Oklahoma Libraries has licensed this database for 13 simultaneous users.

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Related Subjects: General
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