17th-18th Century Burney Collection Newspapers 1600 1800 [Electronic Journals Collection]
The most important and comprehensive collection of early English-language newspapers, dating from 1603. A full-text digital archive of nearly 1,270 newspapers, periodicals, pamphlets, and broadsides collected by the Reverend Doctor Charles Burney (1757-1817), preserved and augmented by the British Library.
19th Century British Library Newspapers 1800 1900 [Electronic Journals Collection]
Complete runs of 48 newspapers specially selected to best represent 19th Century Britain: London's national and regional newspapers; those from established country or university towns as well as the new industrial centers of the Midlands; and from Scotland, Ireland and Wales. Special attention was paid to include newspapers that helped lead particular political or social movements such as Reform, Chartism, and Home Rule. The penny papers aimed at the working and clerical classes are also present in the collection.
Abbreviationes Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
A database of medieval abbreviations to assist in deciphering and transcribing medieval Latin manuscripts.
Academic OneFile [Electronic Journals Collection]
Academic OneFile has over 8,000 peer-reviewed journals, the majority in full-text, from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Full text articles are available in both PDF and HTML. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.
ACLS Humanities E-Book [Indexes and Abstracts]
A collection of scholarly e-books in the Humanities. Strongest in history, the collection also includes works in Art History, Folklore, Literature, Musicology, Philosophy, and Religion.
Acta Sanctorum [Indexes and Abstracts]
A collection of documents examining the lives of saints.
African American Music Reference [Indexes and Abstracts]
African American Music Reference, a resource under development, brings together reference texts, biographies, chronologies, sheet music, images, lyrics, liner notes, and discographies which chronicle the diverse history and culture of the African American experience through music. Coverage includes blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical expression.
African-American Poetry 1760 1900 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Nearly 3,000 poems written by African-American poets in the late 18th and 19th centuries.
America's Historical Newspapers 1690-1922 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Includes Early American Newspapers series 1 through 12, 1690-1922, and Hispanic American Newspapers, 1808-1980. Series 1 (1690 - 1876) provides images and full-text content access to historic newspapers listed in Clarence Brigham's authoritative bibliography and in additional subsequent bibliographies. Series 2 (1758 - 1900) focuses on the 18th- and 19th-century newspapers. Series 3 (1829 - 1922) focuses on the 19th- and 20th-century newspapers including Civil War, Reconstruction, the Progressive Era and beyond. Series 4 (1756-1922); Series 5 (1777-1922); Series 6 (1741-1922); Series 7 (1773-1922); Series 8 (1844-1922); Series 9 (1832-1922); Series 10 (1730-1900); Series 11 (1803-1899); Series 12 (1821-1900)
American Bibliography of Slavic and East European Studies 1939 present [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides information on East-Central Europe and the former Soviet Union. Sources indexed include journals, books, dissertations, online resources and selected government publications published in the U.S. and Canada.
American Broadsides and Ephemera [Indexes and Abstracts]
Broadsides printed between 1820 and 1900, and ephemera printed between 1760 and 1900.
American Poetry [Indexes and Abstracts]
Over 40,000 poems by more than 200 American poets from the Colonial period to the early 20th century.
American Song [Indexes and Abstracts]
American Song is a history database that includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, and cowboys. Included in the database are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests, and more.
Art Full Text [Indexes and Abstracts]
Note: Art Full Text has been superceeded by Art Source. Art Full Text offers full text plus abstracts and indexing of peer-selected publications. Full-text coverage for selected periodicals is also included. In addition to articles, Art Full Text indexes reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals.
Art Source [Indexes and Abstracts]
Art Source covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. Providing over 600 full-text journals, more than 220 full-text books, and a collection of over 63,0000 images, it is designed for use by a diverse audience, including art scholars, artists, designers, students and general researchers.
ARTFL Project [Indexes and Abstracts]
A full-text retrieval database of classical French writings. Users can create a dictionary and frequency count of words used in a text, trace origins of words or phrases back through the 17th century, etc. The database includes literary works, political tracts, philosophical writings, and technical treatises.
Arts & Humanities Citation Index 1975 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Institute for Scientific Information. Provides author, subject and citation access to journal articles and book reviews in the arts and humanities. Coverage from 1975. Part of Web of Science.
ARTstor [Indexes and Abstracts]
ARTstor is an image database of architecture, painting, photography, sculpture, decorative arts and design, and archaeological and anthropological objects--with associated catalog data--from many major collections. Users are able to register themselves via the tools in the ARTstor Library. Faculty who want the higher level of access that allows them to create folders to share Image Groups with students or colleagues need to upgrade their user accounts by selecting "Instructor Privileges Manager" from the "Tools" toolbar menu. When registering for Instructor Privileges, users will be prompted to obtain the required authorization code and password, available from the reference desk at 617-627-3460.
ATLA Religion Database [Indexes and Abstracts]
The American Theological Association's Religion Database covers journals, multi-author books, and book reviews in Biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religious perspectives on social issues. This is the online edition of Religion Index One and Two, and Index to Book Reviews in Religion.
BBC Shakespeare Plays [Indexes and Abstracts]
Streaming video plays of William Shakespeare.
Bible in English [Indexes and Abstracts]
20 different versions of the English Bible from the 10th to the 20th century, including 12 full Bibles, 5 New Testament texts, 2 versions of the Gospels only, and William Tyndale's translations of the Pentateuch, Jonah and the New Testament.
Bibliographie Internationale de l'Humanisme et de le Renaissance (BIHR) [Indexes and Abstracts]
An annual bibliography of books and articles relating to European Humanism and the Renaissance. Sources may be historical, political, artistic, literary, philosophical, technical, economic, etc. The terms ‘humanism’ and ‘renaissance’ are intended in a broad sense, both in terms of content and chronology. Emphasis is on, but not strictly limited to, the Fifteenth and Sixteenth centuries. Coverage begins in 1965.
Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina (BTL) online and Thesaurus linguae Latinae (TLL) online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Digital online versions of the Thesaurus linguae Latinae (TLL) and the Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina (BTL) which can be searched simultaneously.
Bielefelder Katalog Klassik [Database]
The Bielefelder Katalog Klassik is the most comprehensive reference work in German-speaking countries for classical music. Sophisticated and extensive search options make it possible to search for and find artists, composers and works down to track level.
Black Literature, 1827-1940: Index. [CD Rom]
Request at Tisch Reference Desk Index to the microfiche collection of the same title, which reproduces articles originally published in newspapers and periodicals between 1827 and 1940.
Black Studies in Video [Primary Sources]
Black Studies in Video includes streaming access to seminal documentaries, interviews, and previously unavailable archival footage surveying the black experience in the United States. Highlights include footage from the 50th anniversary reunion celebrating the founding of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee, documentaries of major black figures (e.g. Toni Morrison, Langston Hughes, Huey P. Newton), and the Hatch-Billops Collection on black American art, drama, and literature.
BLC WorldCat [Database]
BLC WorldCat is a catalog of materials held by libraries worldwide, including books, periodicals, sound recordings, musical scores, videos, manuscripts, and maps. In addition, it provides location and availability information for items held at Boston Library Consortium (BLC) member libraries of which Tufts University is a member.
CAA Reviews [Indexes and Abstracts]
Publishes timely scholarly and critical reviews of studies and projects in all areas and periods of art history, visual studies, and the fine arts, providing peer review for the disciplines served by the College Art Association.
Cambridge Journals Online [Electronic Journals Collection]
Provides full text for over 100 journals in the humanities, sciences and social sciences.
Chadwyck-Healey Literature Collections [Indexes and Abstracts]
Access to African American Poetry, American Poetry, The Bible in English, Editions & Adaptations of Shakespeare, and Twentieth-Century American Poetry.
Classical Music Library [Indexes and Abstracts]
Classical Music Library is the world's largest multi-label, fully searchable database of classical music recordings, with a particular focus on contemporary music and women composers. Included are tens of thousands of licensed recordings, cross-referenced to a database of supplementary reference information.
Classical Scores Library [Primary Sources]
Classical Scores Library will contain 400,000 pages of classical scores from both in-copyright and public domain editions spanning time periods from the Renaissance to the 21st century. Coverage of score types is comprehensive, with full scores, study scores, piano and vocal scores, and piano reductions. The database has been indexed to enable users to search on musically relevant fields, such as composer, work/opus number, key, genre, instrument, time period; as well as score-specific fields, such as score type, duration, editor, arranger, publisher. We hope that this will enable users to search, analyze, and research scores in a simple but powerful manner.
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities [Indexes and Abstracts]
Multidisciplinary coverage of the world's conference literature in the Social Sciences and Humanities.
Contemporary World Music [Indexes and Abstracts]
Includes a blend of contemporary and traditional world music recordings from many labels throughout the world. The focus is concentrated on contemporary genres, such as fusion and world beat.
CREDO Reference [Indexes and Abstracts]
Online reference resources from numerous publishers. This reference resource can be searched by individual title, broad subject headings, cross-references, audio and images. Use its "research mapper" to search for terms and topics that are interconnected and displayed in (a) visual form. Examples of titles are: Bloomsbury Guide to Art, Bridgeman Art Library Archive, Columbia Encyclopedia, Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, Harvard Dictionary of Music, and the Concise Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science. The complete list of titles is available on the CREDO Reference site.
Current Contents Connect [Indexes and Abstracts]
A current awareness database with a multidisciplinary focus, covering over 8,000 of the world's scholarly journals grouped into the following broad disciplinary areas: Agriculture, Biology & Environmental Sciences; Art & Humanities; Clinical Medicine; Engineering, Computing & Technology; Life Sciences; Physical, Chemical & Earth Sciences; Social & Behavioral Sciences. Also included is access to ISI Current Web Contents.
Dance in Video Vol 1 [Primary Sources]
Dance as an art form is ephemeral-there are rarely scripts to study, no commonly used notation to analyze-making a live performance vital for study and research. Dance in Video provides the visual element necessary for appreciation and analysis with online streaming video of 250 dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Students and researchers can discover and revisit great performances and learn from the dancers, choreographers, and directors who have perfected the craft.
Dance in Video Vol 2 [Primary Sources]
Dance in Video: Volume II showcases a new catalogue of dancers and partners including the Joffrey Ballet, John Jasperse Company, and Cloud Gate Dance Theatre, as well as instructional materials, interviews, and documentaries featuring key performers and choreographers.
Database of Recorded American Music (DRAM) [Indexes and Abstracts]
A scholarly resource of recordings by American composers and artists including audio, liner notes, and essays. QuickTime 6.5.2 or later is the preferred player for DRAM streaming media.
Dead Sea Scrolls [CD Rom]
Comprises a complete collection of digitized images of all the biblical and non-biblical Dead Sea Scrolls, as well as an extensive database offering bibliographical information and several indexes.
Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides nearly 10,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.
Digital Mozart Edition [DME] [Web Sites]
Offers the musical text and the critical commentaries of the entire Neue Mozart-Ausgabe.
Dyabola [Indexes and Abstracts]
DYABOLA databses include subject catalogues, bibliographies, photograph archives, and any other forms of text and images in the field of Classical archaeology. **YOU MUST CLICK 'ACTIVATE IP' AND THEN 'START'**
Early American Imprints I, Evans: 1639-1800 [Indexes and Abstracts]
An online collection reproducing every extant book, pamphlet, and broadside published in America from 1639 to 1819 - the complete printed, non-serial source materials of American culture for the 17th and 18th centuries. Covers titles in the Evans and Shaw-Shoemaker bibliographies. Available also in microform: TISCH MICROFORMS F700.
Early American Imprints II: Shaw Shoemaker, 1801-1819 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Books, pamphlets, broadsides and other imprints listed in the distinguished bibliography by Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker
Early English Books Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Over 125,000 titles listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-Title Catalogue (1475-1640), Wing's Short-Title Catalogue (1641-1700), and the Thomason Tracts (1640-1661), comprising all known English language books from the beginning of printing to 1700.
Editions & Adaptations of Shakespeare [Indexes and Abstracts]
Eleven major editions from the First Folio to the Cambridge edition of 1863-6, 24 separate contemporary printings of individual plays, selected apocrypha and related works and more than 100 adaptations, sequels and burlesques from the 17th, 18th, and 19th centuries.
Eighteenth Century Collections Online 1701 1800 [Indexes and Abstracts]
ECCO aims to deliver every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in Great Britain during the Eighteenth Century, along with thousands of important works from the Americas: books, directories, Bibles, scientific treatises, almanacs, laws, court cases, sheet music, sermons, advertisements, speeches, handbills, parish registers, pool books, cookbooks, etc.
Electronic Beowulf [e-book]
Image-based edition of the great Old English poem surviving in the British Library in a composite codex known as Cotton Ms. Vitellius A. xv.
Encyclopaedia Judaica [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Provides an exhaustive and organized overview of Jewish life and knowledge from the Second Temple period to the contemporary State of Israel, from Rabbinic to modern Yiddish literature, from Kabbalah to "Americana" and from Zionism to the contribution of Jews to world cultures.
The Encyclopedia of Politics and Religion traces the roots of the relationship between politics and religion from antiquity to the present, revealing how it has shaped public discourse, social attitudes, collective action, and national and international policy, particularly during the past two centuries.
English-Greek Dictionary: A Vocabulary of the Attic Language [Indexes and Abstracts]
An online edition of a standard reference work by S.C. Woodhouse
Essay and General Literature Index Indexing 1985 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
Cites over 300,000 essays and indexes single and multi-author collections, plus selected annuals and serials. Also includes publications from the United States, Canada and Great Britain.
Expanded Academic ASAP [Indexes and Abstracts]
Articles from more than 1,500 scholarly, trade, and general-interest publications, including national news and commentary. Coverage is from 1980 to current and is updated daily. Some full text is available.
FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals Plus [Indexes and Abstracts]
Secondary source after Film & Television Literature Index (http://www.library.tufts.edu/ezproxy/ezproxy.asp?LOCATION=EBSCOFiTeLiIn). Of 376 titles covered in FIAF, 207 have ceased publication. Database also contains brief filmographic details for 47,000 early films. International in scope.
Film & Television Literature Index [Indexes and Abstracts]
Film & Television Literature Index is a bibliographic database that provides indexing and abstracts for more than 300 publications, and selected coverage of 300 more.
Film Index International [Indexes and Abstracts]
Not a periodical literature index, rather, a filmography and biographical source compiled by the British Film Institute for over 125,000 films. Includes coverage of international film awards and prizes, plot summaries, and film credits.
Film Literature Index 1976 2001 [Indexes and Abstracts]
The only comprehensive index to the periodical literature of film, television, and video from academic, professional, and literary publications, journals of opinion, and popular news sources. Online coverage for 1976-2001. For 1973-1975, and 2002 forward, use the print volumes at Tisch Reference Indexes [HUM] Z5784.M9 F45.
Food Studies Online [Primary Sources]
Food Studies Online is a multi-format online resource that includes archival content, visual ephemera (e.g. advertisements), text, and video covering the topic of food from social, historical, economic, cultural, religious, and political perspectives.
Collection of 4,982 drawings from the Frank Lloyd Wright Archives dating from Wright's college engineering drawings of 1885 to his last projects in 1959.
Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online is the first comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of all the world's peoples. It contains more than 9,000 pages of material, combined with entries by more than 700 expert contributors from all over the world.
Gnomon Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
On-line version includes the reviews, personal notes, obituraries and quarterly bibliographic appendices of the journal: Gnomon.
Google Scholar [Indexes and Abstracts]
Google Scholar searches the Web for scholarly material and links to library catalogs for books and the full text of articles, which may be available from Tufts-licensed providers or for a fee from publishers. For articles, follow the "Get This Item at Tufts Link." For books, click on the Library Search link and go to the Tufts Libraries catalog (in the upper right-hand corner). Off-campus users must set up their Scholar Preferences to include Tufts University in order to have direct access to the library's resources. In Library Links, type Tufts and then click on Save Preferences (in upper right-hand corner).
Granger's World of Poetry [CD Rom]
Request at Tisch reference desk Incorporates Granger's Index to Poetry, Columbia Granger's Index to Poetry, Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry, and Columbia Granger's Guide to Poetry Anthologies.
Grove Art Online [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Grove Art Online encompasses all aspects of visual culture. It features articles about topics as varied as Fauvism and Frida Kahlo, bibliographies for further research, and thousands of searchable images made available through Oxford’s partnerships with museums, galleries, and other outstanding arts organizations.
HAPI Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Scholarship on Central and South America, Mexico, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics in the United States: citations to articles, book reviews, documents, literary works, and other material in more than 500 international social science and humanities journals, published from 1970 to the present. Many citations are linked to full-text.
History of American Music [CD Rom]
Request at Music Library desk
In principio: incipit index of Latin texts [Indexes and Abstracts]
A collection of approximately 1,000,000 incipits covering all known Latin texts, in manuscript form, from the start of Latin literature to around 1500 A.D.
Index to Printed Music, Collections & Series [Indexes and Abstracts]
The only electronic database for finding individual pieces of music printed in the standard scholarly editions of monumental sets, collections, and the complete works of composers, this important resource is comprised of a Bibliography Database (of over 9,000 citations), a Names Database (of around 20,000 names of composers, librettists, poets, and editors), and an Index Database (of 135,000 records, detailing not only composers and titles, but also opus and thematic catalog numbers, performing forces, formats, genres, and more).
International African Bibliography Online [Database]
The International African Bibliography Online (IABO) is a specialist bibliography of African Studies and contains 140,000 entries of the International African Bibliography published in the years 1971 to 2015 and about 4,000 new publications will be added per year. The IABO can be browsed by categories and offers detailed search options.
International annual bibliography of Festschriften 1997 to current [Indexes and Abstracts]
An index to books celebrating the life and work of influential scholars and other well-known people. The festschrift - a collection of essays on the honoree, and his or her work and subject area - is a popular forum for scholarly research and discussion.
International Bibliography of Art (IBA) [Indexes and Abstracts]
The definitive resource for scholarly literature on Western art, IBA is the successor to the Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA), and retains the editorial policies which made BHA one of the most trusted and frequently consulted sources in the field. The database includes records created by the Getty Research Institute in 2008-09, with new records created by ProQuest using the same thesaurus and authority files.
International Medieval Bibliography Online 1967 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
Brepols, 1967- An international index to medieval topics (400-1500) in literature, language, history, archaeology, art, music, theater, Arabic and Islamic studies, and religion and philosophy. IMB covers 4,500 journals and over 5,000 miscellany volumes in 30 languages.
Iter: Bibliography [Indexes and Abstracts]
An index of interdisciplinary journal literature on the Middle Ages and Renaissance (400-1700). Includes citations for articles, books, bibliographies, catalogs, abstracts, and discographies.
Jazz Discography Online (TJD Online) [Indexes and Abstracts]
General discography of all categories of recorded jazz, from 1896 to today. Covers all categories of jazz and other creative improvised music, including Traditional, Swing, Bop, Modern, Avant-Garde, Fusion, Third Stream, etc.
Jazz Music Library [Primary Sources]
The largest and most comprehensive collection of streaming jazz available online - with thousands of jazz artists, ensembles, albums, and genres.
JSTOR [Electronic Journals Collection]
JSTOR includes scholarship published in more than 1,400 of the highest-quality academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as monographs and other materials valuable for academic work.
Kanopy [E-Book Collection]
L'Annee Philologique [Indexes and Abstracts]
Online edition of the annual bibliography of classical studies, containing entries from 1924. Future updates will add both more recent entries as well as earlier volumes. Supercedes Database of Classical Bibliography and is used in conjunction with earlier printed volumes.
Lectrix [Indexes and Abstracts]
Select Greek and Latin texts online, linked to a dictionary, a grammatical parser, English translations and commentaries.
Media Education Foundation [E-Book Collection]
The films in the Media Education Foundation (MEF) encourage critical thinking about the social, political, and cultural impact of American mass media. With a special focus on representations of gender and race, and the affect these representations have on identity and culture, MEF films are especially well-suited for use in Women's Studies, Sociology, Race Studies, Communication, Anthropology, Education, and Psychology courses.
Medline (Ovid) 1950- [Indexes and Abstracts]
MEDLINE contains over 11 million journal citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, healthcare systems, and pre-clinical sciences. Ovid's version links from citations to its evidence-based-medicine databases, articles available full text @Tufts, and ILLiad. Click More Limits to restrict results to subsets for bioethics, dentistry, complementary medicine and others; particular publication types or age groups; and other factors.
MLA International Bibliography [Indexes and Abstracts]
This database is a classified listing and subject index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore and linguistics which has been compiled by the Modern Language Association of America since 1926. The electronic version includes the Bibliography's entire print run and currently contains more than 2 million records.
Music Catalog 1960 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Bibliographic citations taken from the vast database catalog of the Library of Congress that pertain to music materials acquired by the Library of Congress since the 1960s. Includes scores and sound recordings.
Music Index Online 1973 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
The online version of the venerable index to English-language and international periodical articles begun in 1949. The online version includes coverage since 1979. The Music Index provides citations only for popular and scholarly periodical articles, and some interdisciplinary journals (e.g. folklore, aesthetics, etc.).
Music Industry Data [Primary Sources]
Measures the impact of music across countries and cultures. It enables evidence based research across all genres from pop to classical, jazz and world music.
Naxos [Indexes and Abstracts]
The online streaming audio collection of the Naxos recording label -- the current leading producer of classical music. The equivalent of more than 5,500 compact discs representing over 2,500 composers, the Naxos Library offers streams of not only Classical music, but also selected works in Jazz, Folk, and World music, as well as useful educational content, such as recording liner notes, biographical and historical essays, opera synopses and libretti, a glossary and pronunciation guide.
Naxos Music Library Jazz [Indexes and Abstracts]
Naxos Music Library Jazz is one of the most comprehensive collections of Jazz music available online, comprising Naxos Jazz and the 22 labels of Fantasy Jazz along with Prophone and Proprius.
New World Cinema: Independent Features and Shorts, 1990-Present [Primary Sources]
New World Cinema is an online streaming video resource with 250+ full-lengths films, as well as 50+ award-winning short films. The films are from leading independent distributors such as Kino Lorber, First Run Features, Film Movement, and the Global Films Initiative.
Online Egyptological Bibliography [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
Continuation of the Annual Egyptological Bibliography. Includes current material plus full content of print volumes, 1947-2001, and retrospective addition of Christine Beinlich-Seeber's Bibliographie Altagypten 1822-1946.
Opera in Video [Primary Sources]
Opera in Video presents an overview of the most commonly studied operas in music history, opera literature, and performance classes. The collection contains 250 of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries, and then delivered online through streaming video.
Oxford African American Studies Center [Indexes and Abstracts]
The Oxford African American Studies Center is a comprehensive collection of scholarship available online to focus on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture.
Oxford Art Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Through a single gateway users can access—and simultaneously cross-search—a range of Oxford’s art reference works: Grove Art Online, the Benezit Dictionary of Artists, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, as well as many specially commissioned articles and bibliographies available exclusively online.
Oxford Bibliographies [Indexes and Abstracts]
High-level overviews of scholarship written by top names in the field get researchers and faculty up to speed quickly on topics beyond an area of expertise.
Oxford Dictionaries Premium [Indexes and Abstracts]
This is a fully searchable, comprehensive bilingual dictionaries online resource. In addition to dictionaries, OLDO includes unique study materials on topics such as life & culture, grammar & vocabulary, and writing & word games. There is also a Dictionary Skills Resource Packs, a teaching & learning resource for each language that includes lesson plans and worksheets.
Oxford History of Western Music [e-book]
An historical account (NOT a survey) of the evolution of western classical music by Richard Taruskin - one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time.
Oxford Journals [Electronic Journals Collection]
Full-text access to the Oxford University Press journals.
Oxford Music Online [Indexes and Abstracts]
Oxford Music Online (OMO) is the access-point for Oxford music reference subscriptions and products, including Grove Music Online (includes The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition), The Oxford Companion to Music, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and the Encyclopedia of Popular Music (Colin Larkin's comprehensive reference work, 4th edition, devoted to rock, pop, and jazz). With OMO patrons can cross-search Grove and Oxford reference content in one location.
Oxford Reference [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides web access to 100 major Oxford University Press dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in the humanities, social sciences, foreign languages, science, technology and medicine, the performing arts, and religion. Works can be searched separately or across the entire databases. Includes over 1.5 million entries.
Parker Library on the Web [Indexes and Abstracts]
High-resolution copies of 559 manuscripts in the Parker Library, Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University. Manuscripts date from the Sixth through the Sixteenth Centuries C.E. Includes extensive bibliographic material relating to the collection.
Patrologia Latina [Indexes and Abstracts]
The works of the Church Fathers from Tertullian in 200 AD to the death of Pope Innocent III in 1216.
Patrologiae Graecae [Indexes and Abstracts]
The most comprehensive record of Greek patristic material in existence, comprising digital images of more than 160 book volumes.
Project Muse [Electronic Journals Collection]
Provides electronic access to the full text of Johns Hopkins University Press' 40+ scholarly journals in the humanities, social sciences, and mathematics.
ProQuest (All databases) [Indexes and Abstracts]
Allows individual or combined searching of more than 50 abstracts, indexes and journal collections in the sciences, social sciences and humanities, or one may search by subject.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global [Indexes and Abstracts]
This database is a comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.
PubMed (customized for Tufts) [Indexes and Abstracts]
This link provides access to NCBI's databases with links out to articles licensed by Tufts. Its MEDLINE contains over 11 million journal citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, healthcare systems, and pre-clinical sciences. Full-text coverage of journals licensed or owned by Tufts is available via blue Tufts print and electronic icons on its Abstract display below each citation. Links to free full text and to Tufts' holdings appear to the right of the search results.
Readers' Guide Full Text Mega [Indexes and Abstracts]
Readers' Guide Full Text is a database containing comprehensive indexing and abstracting of the most popular general-interest periodicals published in the United States and Canada, plus the full text of selected periodicals.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature [Indexes and Abstracts]
The world's largest, continuously updated bibliography of music literature providing broad international coverage including citations in over 202 languages from 3,700 journals.
RILM Music Encyclopedias [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
RILM Music Encyclopedias is a full-text compilation of 41 seminal titles published from 1775 to 2015 comprising nearly 80,000 pages, the majority of which are not available anywhere else online. This is an extensive global resource designed to meet the teaching, learning and research needs of the international music community.
RIPM Online Archive [Indexes and Abstracts]
The RIPM Online Archive of Music Periodicals (Full Text) is a digital collection of historical music periodicals reproduced from originals, reprints, microforms, and even photocopies in varying condition, collected initially for indexing in the RIPM Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals (1800-1950). An international board of distinguished scholars, librarians and archivists, with each member representing a country or geographical area, selects titles for priority treatment by RIPM. The RIPM Online Archive can be accessed through the RIPM Retrospective Index, or can be searched alone. Currently the Archive contains 114 journal runs, and new content is added every 6 months.
RIPM Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals [Indexes and Abstracts]
The development of musical romanticism coincided with the parallel development of musical journalism and the creation of a very large number of periodicals dealing entirely or in part with musical activities---more than 2,000 in the 19th century. This is an ongoing project to produce three-part publications which consist of highly annotated calendars, extensive keyword-in-context/author indexes and introductory studies to the specialized music journals of the period. Includes RIPM Online Archive (ROA) which is a full-text version of 100 journals indexed in RIPM Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals. Full text results indicated with ROA icon.
RISM: International Inventory of Musical Sources after 1600 [Indexes and Abstracts]
The most comprehensive annotated index and guide to music manuscripts produced after 1600, with more than 370,000 works by over 18,000 composers found in over 595 libraries and archives in 31 countries.
Rock's Backpages [Indexes and Abstracts]
An online database of primary source information from the 1960s to the present day covering all aspects of popular music. Includes articles from the music and mainstream press, reviews (albums and concerts), feature essays and audio interviews.
Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy [Indexes and Abstracts]
Contains full content of the original 10-volume set on subject matters including Anglo-American, ethical and political, cross-cultural, interdisciplinary, continental and contemporary philosophy. Also includes regularly added new articles, as well as editorially reviewed links to other sites and resources on the web.
Screen Studies Collection [Database]
A comprehensive survey of current publications related to film scholarship alongside detailed and expansive filmographies. This collection includes the specialist index FIAF International Index to Film Periodicals Database and the detailed and complementary filmographies created by the American Film Institute and the British Film Institute; AFI Catalog and Film Index International.
Short Story Index Indexing 1984+, "select" Full Text 1994+ [Indexes and Abstracts]
Index to short stories from a variety of magazines. Indexing from 1915-present; "select" full-text from 1994. Entries feature links to other works by the author and other stories in the source collection.
Silent Film Online [Primary Sources]
A collection of over 1000 films representing the foundation of modern cinematic technique and film theory. The collection covers silent feature films, serials, and shorts from the 1890s to the 1930s.
Smithsonian Global Sound [Indexes and Abstracts]
Smithsonian Global Sound is a virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions. The collection provides a variety of online resources that support the creation, continuity, and preservation of diverse musical forms. The database includes an array of more than 35,000 individual tracks of music, spoken word, and natural and human-made sounds.
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy [Indexes and Abstracts]
A dynamic reference work in which each entry is written and kept up to date by an expert or group of experts in the field. The Encyclopedia is a publishing project of the Metaphysics Research Lab at the Center for the Study of Language and Information (CSLI) at Stanford University.
TLS Historical Archive 1902 - 1990 [Indexes and Abstracts]
Index and full text, 1902-1990. Names of contributors, anonymous through 1974, have been restored wherever possible.
Trésor de la Langue Française informatisé (TLFi) [Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, and Handbooks]
A French research dictionary of the 19th and 20th centuries, containing 100,000 words with their history, 270,000 definitions, and 430,000 examples.
Twentieth Century American Poetry [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides full-text access to approximately 50,000 poems by over 300 American poets. Search by author, keyword, title, first line, dates, publisher, gender, or literary movement.
Web of Knowledge [Indexes and Abstracts]
ISI Web of Knowledge supports cross-content searching and provides integrated access to: ISI Web of Science: BIOSYS Previews, Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Science Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Index; ISI Current Contents Connect; ISI Chemistry: ISI Proceedings, Derwent Innovations Index (patents); ISI Journal Citation Reports, and ISI Essential Science Indicators.
Web of Science 1900 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
Institute for Scientific Information. Provides access to the ISI citation databases - Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index. Updated weekly.
Women Writers Project - 1850 [Indexes and Abstracts]
A full-text collection of works written by women, in English or in English translation, before 1850.
Women's Studies International 1972 present [Indexes and Abstracts]
Covers the core disciplines in Women's Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Includes the areas of sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education. Over 2,000 periodical sources are represented.
World Shakespeare Bibliography 1971 - [Indexes and Abstracts]
Provides annotated entries for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare and published or produced since 1971.