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Full-text iconEBSCOhost Databases
Search several databases for citations, abstracts and thousands of full-text articles on Cultural & Media Studies and related fields. The place to start your search for articles
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Core Databases

Full-text iconAtoZ the World: Culture, Customs, Maps, Religion
Provides country overviews for international business travelers. Content includes business culture, customs, demographics, and travel warnings for the world's countries.
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Full-text iconCIAO: Columbia International Affairs Online
Includes country data, case studies, policy briefs and journal articles related to international relations.
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Full-text iconCQ Researcher
Provides full-text, in-depth coverage of current political and social issues.
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Full-text iconJSTOR: Arts and Sciences Collection
Provides a retrospective, full-text collection that includes many of the core research and society published journals in key fields in the humanities and social sciences.
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Full-text iconOpposing Viewpoints in Context
The database provides viewpoint articles on controversial issues including capital punishment, medical ethics, right to privacy and many more topics.
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Full-text iconU.S. History in Context
Includes authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
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Full-text iconWorld Development Indicators
The World Bank provides statistical indicators in areas including education, energy, environment, and health for most countries around the world.
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Related Databases

Digital Media IconCatalog of Art Museum Images Online (CAMIO)
The growing collection contains images of paintings, photographs, sculpture and other media from participating museums and institutions.
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Digital Media IconClassical Music Library
The streaming audio collection offers over 200,000 recorded classical works from major labels. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental and opera.
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Google Scholar @ Marylhurst
The Google Scholar search is configured to connect to Shoen Library's resources improving the availability of some content.
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Full-text iconLiterature Online (LION)
A complete literature reference database which includes author biographies as well as literary criticism.
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Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Human Rights
Provides coverage of human rights theory, practice, law, and history.
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Full-text iconEncyclopedia of Sex and Gender
Covers identity, status, class, ethnicity and race with an emphasis on family and social institutions.
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Full-text iconOxford Encyclopedia of Women in World History
The four volume work covers key women and their influence throughout history.
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Full-text iconWorldmark Encyclopedia of Cultures and Daily Life
Provides an overview of major cultural traditions from around the world.
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Selected Web Pages

Selected Web Pages

American Memory
The Library of Congress sponsored site offers access to images, sound recording, maps and other exhibits related to the American cultural experience.
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History News Network
Provides current updates on trends and themes in historical studies.
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