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1984 to present

Abstracts of articles, book reviews, interviews, obituaries, fiction, drama, poetry, and reviews of plays, television, and radio from 465+ sources.

Complete full-text backfiles (excluding latest 2-5 years) for more than 1,000 scholarly journals in the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Now includes current coverage for several hundred titles, with new additions every year.

1919 to present

Extensive index to literature, language, linguistics and folklore in journal articles, books, dissertations, proceedings, and more. From the Modern Language Association of America.

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Full text of 400+ scholarly journals in the arts and humanities, social sciences and mathematics.

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1965 to present

Full text for 4,500+ scholarly publications in the social sciences, humanities, arts, and sciences.

1989 to present

Indexes North American scholarship on East-Central Europe, Russia, and the former Soviet Union in articles, books, book reviews, dissertations, and more.

1985 to present

Indexes essays and articles from the U.S., Great Britain, and Canada, ranging from economics, political science, and history to criticism of literary works, drama, and film.

1991 - 2007

Lists books, journal articles, reviews and theses on Eastern Europe (formerly Communist countries) published in Western Europe. Covers social sciences, the humanities, literature, linguistics and art.

1990 to present

Covers journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages.

1907-1984

Indexes 1,200 scholarly journals and specialized magazines in the social sciences and humanities; with citations to book reviews.

Citations and abstracts for articles, essays, and original works (poems, fiction, photographs, paintings and illustrations) from books and journals.

1906 to present

Lists articles, books, essays, reviews on Islam, the Middle East & the Muslims worldwide. Covers art, archaeology, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, politics, religion, sciences, etc.

Articles from both scholarly and popular performing arts periodicals, plus biographical profiles, conference papers, obituaries, interviews, discographies, reviews and more.

1898 to present

Indexes and abstracts science & technology journals (1899 to present), social science journals (1898 to present), and arts & humanities journals (1975 to present) published around the world; offers cited reference searching.