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Subject: Military Science databases
Military Science research guide
Military Science titles
Science full-text reference database that covers encyclopedia articles, biographies, media, study aids and news sources. On a McGraw-Hill platform.
Applied research in aeronautics, astronautics, space sciences, chemistry, geosciences, physics, communications, electronics and military science.
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History full-text archive that reproduces print, spoken words, sound recordings, photos, films, prints, maps and sheet music from the Library of Congress collections. On the free American Memory platform. NOTE: Most of the original American Memory collections have been migrated to the Library of Congress Digital Collections site.
CQ Magazine (formerly CQ Weekly)
Government full-text magazine that covers the activities of the U.S. Congress back to 1983. On the CQPress Electronic Library platform.
Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
Multidisciplinary full-text database, based on Charles Evan's American Bibliography, that reproduces all books, pamphlets and broadsides published the American colonies and the United States between 1639 and 1800. On the Readex platform.
Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
Multidisciplinary full-text database, based on Ralph R. Shaw and Richard H. Shoemaker's American Bibliography, 1801-1819, that reproduces all books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in the U.S. On the Readex platform.
First World War: Personal Experiences; Propaganda and Recruitment; Visual Perspectives and Narratives; A Global Conflict
Historic full-text archive that reproduces diaries, letters, reminiscences, postcards, scrapbooks, photographs, sketches, sheet music, recruiting posters and ephemera about World War I. On the Adam Matthew platform.
Full-text collection of original military records, photos, stories and historical primary texts of interest to historians and genealogists.
Library of Congress Digital Collections
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Gateway to over 300 digital collections maintained by the Library Of Congress including documents, photographs, motion pictures, sheet music, sound recordings, and more.
Medical Services and Warfare, 1850-1927
Full-text resource concerning the history of injury, treatment and disease on the front line. Includes hospital records, medical reports and first-hand accounts. On the Adam Matthew platform.
Military & Government Collection
Military indexing/full-text database that covers news sources for those in the armed forces. On the EBSCOhost platform.
Military and Intelligence (Gale OneFile)
Military and Intelligence Database Collection provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and reports covering all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs. The database offers content in key subject areas including governmental policies, the socioeconomic effects of war, the structure of the armed forces, and more.
The Military Database covers topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more. Included are scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more.
PTSD Pubs (previously PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress)
Health science indexing database that covers journal articles on post-traumatic stress syndrome and similar mental health conditions back to 1871. On the ProQuest platform.
ProQuest Science Journals features over 1,145 titles—with more than 965 available in full text. In full-text format, researchers have access to all the charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements so vital to scientific and technical literature. Subject coverage includes: general science, materials science, aerospace, engineering, computers, physics, telecommunications, transportation, military, astronomy, biology, earth science, chemistry, and more.
Service Newspapers of World War Two
This digital resource reveals the story of war as told by the newspapers that brought information, entertainment and camaraderie to the forces at home and overseas. Explore over 200 titles from key nations across the globe that took part in the world-changing conflict. The collection consists of newspapers published during the war years and the immediate aftermath (1939-1948). Titles from all the key theatres are featured, including some non-English material in German, Czech, Hindi, Russian, French, Italian, Afrikaans, Swahili, and other African dialects. Key topics: news coverage of key events, victories and battles; the soldier’s experience; the role and portrayal of women; activity on the home front and the civilian experience; identity and belonging; morale and propaganda; light entertainment; local news and customs; education and welfare; and empire.
Sixties, The: Primary Documents and Personal Narratives
Interdisciplinary full-text archives that reproduces diaries, letters, autobiographies, oral histories, government documents, memorabilia and scholarly commentary on the American sixties. On the Alexander Street Press platform.
War and Terrorism (Gale OneFile)
Researchers accessing the more than 1.7 million articles in the War and Terrorism Collection will gain valuable insight into conflicts and their causes, impact and perception on a global scale. This collection for researchers of history, social science and current events covers 100 subject-appropriate, full-text periodicals that are updated daily.