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The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
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Explore names and data for almost 6,000 African American students from 1817 to 1970 at U-M Ann Arbor.
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Digitized newspapers by and for prisoners in the United States.
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Textbooks from the American Society of Microbiology.
Trial access through December 31, 2022. Send feedback to pgstreby@umich.edu.
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Databases and collections of resources relating to racial, ethnic, sexual, and linguistic diversity in the United States.
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Web-based research tool that offers access to an extensive database of georeferenced geological maps.
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Evidence-based resource for the fields of tropical and infectious diseases, epidemiology and microbiology. Promotional video
Trial access is available through May 15, 2023. Send feedback to pgstreby@umich.edu.
Open access economics database. Based on RePEc (Research Papers in Economics), it indexes 4M+ items of research, including 3.6M+ that can be downloaded in full text. Includes books, chapters, working papers, journal articles, and software.
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Research tool that connects primary texts with journal articles and book chapters on JSTOR that cite those texts. Includes texts in American and British literature, Shakespeare's plays and sonnets, and the King James Bible.
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Free downloadable browser extension to provide quicker, easier access to scholarly articles and to avoid paywalls. Currently available for Chrome, Firefox, Edge, Safari, Brave, and Vivaldi browsers.
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Over 15,000 on-demand courses in business, software, technology, and creative skills for achieving personal and professional goals. Formerly Lynda.com.
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Database of material properties of polymers, metals & alloys, ceramics, semiconductors, fibers, and other engineering materials. Find materials by name or designation, properties, or their constituent elements.
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Web application with tools and archives for evolutionary research in phylogenetics, specifically systematics and cladistics
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Ojibwe-English dictionary that includes audio samples of native speakers of Ojibwe. The dictionary includes images from collections of the Minnesota Historical Society, and excerpts from relevant documents in English and in Ojibwe.
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Study skills and self-assessment for students new to higher education.
Trial access is available through Saturday, October 15, 2022. Send feedback to pgstreby@umich.edu,
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Primary sources documenting the deep and broad history of student organizing in the United States.
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