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Cross-search Literature Resource Center, LitFinder, Scribner Writers on GVRL, and Twanye's Authors on GVRL.
This rich resource covers fiction and nonfiction works, story collections, picture books and magazines recommended for readers in preschool through sixth grade. Professional literature for the children's librarian—both periodicals and books—is also covered. Selected and recommended by collection development specialists, books within Children’s Core Collection encompass a wide variety of topics, including social sciences, science, math and reading.
A collection of over 50,000 ebooks
covering many topics. It includes academic, scholarly books, encyclopedias and
Essay and General
Literature Index cites essays and articles contained in collections of essays
and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and
Canada. More than 300 volumes are indexed annually. Additionally, more than 20
annuals and serial publications are indexed. Essay and General Literature Index
also provides full bibliographic information on collective titles indexed. Essay
and General Literature Index focuses on the humanities and social sciences, with
subject coverage ranging from economics, political science, and history to
criticism of literary works, drama, and film.
The selective list presented in this collection features classic and
contemporary works of fiction recommended for a general adult audience,
written in or translated into English. The best authors and their most
widely-read works in literary and popular fiction—old and new—are
listed, including mysteries, science fiction, fantasy, Westerns and
FRANCIS offers extensive bibliographic indexing for
over 2.5 million records dating back to 1972. Produced by Institut de l'Information
Technique of the Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (INIST-CNRS), the database provides
multidisciplinary and multilingual coverage of humanities and social
sciences. Source documents include journal articles, books, conference
proceedings, dissertations, and
Years Available: 1972 - present
Gale Literary Index is a master index to the major literature products published by Gale. It combines and cross-references over 165,000 author names, including pseudonyms and variant names, and listings for over 215,000 titles into one source.
Graphic Novels Core Collection highlights recommended titles with descriptive and evaluative annotations, plus cover art. Features include: Comprehensive annotations, including review excerpts and awards the title has won, All titles searchable by author, title, subject, genre and grade level, Applied standards for rating material by age appropriateness, Cover art, delivering important insights into the suitability of each novel.
Humanities Full Text is a bibliographic database that cites
articles from English-language periodicals, plus the full text of selected
periodicals. Periodical coverage includes some of the best-known scholarly
journals and numerous lesser-known but important specialized magazines.
Full-text coverage begins in January 1995.
Years Available: 1995 - current
As the most comprehensive resource available in its field, Humanities Source provides full text—plus abstracts and bibliographic indexing—for the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities.
JSTOR Collection Descriptions
This set lets you search
several ProQuest databases with a focus on literature and
A fully searchable library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 136 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources.
Designed to meet the research needs of undergraduate and high school students, the Literature Resource Center provides access to biographies, bibliographies and critical analysis of authors from every age and literary discipline. Combining Gale's most used literary databases in a single Internet-searchable service, the Literature Resource Center covers more than 90,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists and other writers, with in-depth coverage of 2,000 of the most-studied authors. Search by Author Name, Title, Genre, Literary Movement or Literary Themes, or combine criteria to create a highly-targeted custom search path.
Covering world literature and authors throughout history, LitFinder contains a wealth of literary works including over 150,000 full-text poems and 800,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays. For a deeper view into literature, LitFinder also includes secondary materials like biographies, images, and more. From Shakespeare's sonnets to poems by Donald Hall or short stories from Edgar Allan Poe to works by Annie Proulx, LitFinder has you covered.
This Collection is a selective list of fiction and non-fiction books recommended for children and young adolescents (grades 5 through 9), along with review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists. Selected and recommended by collection development specialists in library service to young people, listed books encompass a wide variety of topics for youth.
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Coverage varies by journal, usually from 1996-98 through the current year. Online fulltext access to journals published by the Oxford University Press.
UNF may not subscribe to all journal titles offered through this site.
Years Available: Varies from 1996-1998 to current
Full text of over 300 journals in the humanities and social
UNF has access to all the journals with the green icon.
Online access to several print reference sets in the UNF Library. .
SCIPIO: Art and Rare Book Sales Catalogs (© 1997 The Research Libraries Group) describes art auction and rare book catalogs for sales from the late sixteenth century to scheduled auctions not yet held. Records include the dates and places of sales, the auction houses, sellers, institutional holdings, and titles of works. Coverage: Late 16th Century - current, updated daily.
Years Available: Late 16th Century - current
Wilson's Senior High Core Collection is selective list of books recommended for young people in grades 9 through 12 is invaluable for collection development and maintenance, reader's advisory and curriculum support in the high school library. Senior High School Core Collection lists review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists.
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