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  • W.B. Yeats Collection  

    English full-text database that includes the English poet's major works. On the Chadwyck-Healey 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.

  • Washington Post, 1877-1997  

    The Washington Post (1877-1997) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.

  • Web of Science (core collection)  

    Multidisciplinary indexing database that combines journal citation index databases in arts & humanities, social sciences and sciences, as well as conference proceedings and book citation indexes. The Current Chemical Reactions and Index Chemicus databases are also included in the Core Collection. All component databases can be searched separately as well.

  • Westlaw Campus Research  

    Comprehensive database of legal materials, including cases, statutes, and regulations of the U.S. government and the various state governments; case law from 1789 to present; and current statutes and regulations. Documents can also be accessed through broad subject categories.

  • Wikimedia Commons    UW login not required

    Multimedia repository of images, audio and video that is freely usable. On its own platform.

  • Wilderness.net    UW login not required

    Comprehensive, inter-agency database of information about all U.S. Bureau of Land Management, Fish and Wildlife Service, Forest Service and National Park Service wilderness areas.

  • Wiley Online Library  

    Multidisciplinary collection of library-licensed journals and ebooks published by Wiley and associated publishers.

  • Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires Since 1820  

    Women and Social Movements in Modern Empires since 1820 explores prominent themes in world history since 1820: conquest, colonization, settlement, resistance, and post-coloniality, as told through women’s voices. Includes documents related to the Habsburg Empire, the Ottoman Empire, the British, French, Italian, Dutch, Russian, Japanese, and United States Empires, and settler societies in the United States, New Zealand, and Australia.

  • Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000  

    Women and Social Movements in the United States is a resource for students and scholars of U.S. history and U.S. women's history. Organized around the history of women in social movements in the U.S. between 1600 and 2000, this collection seeks to advance scholarly debates and understanding about U.S. women’s history generally and at the same time make those insights accessible to teachers and students at universities, colleges, and high schools. The collection currently includes 123 document projects and archives with 5,100 documents and more than 170,000 pages of additional full-text documents, written by 2,700 primary authors. It also includes book, film, and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools.

  • Women in the National Archives, UK  

    Historic full-text archive that provides a women's studies finding aid to National Archive collections and reproduces documents on women's suffrage in Britain and its colonies. On the Archives Direct/Adam Matthew platform.

  • Women's Magazine Archive  

    This database provides access to the complete archives of magazine titles aimed at a female readership such as Good Housekeeping, Ladies’ Home Journal, and others. On the ProQuest platform.

  • Women's Studies International  

    Major women's studies indexing/full-text database that covers journals, books, theses and other formats back to 1972. On the EBSCOhost platform.

  • Women's Studies Manuscript Collections  

    The Schlesinger Library's Woman's Suffrage Collection contains documents from the libraries extensive holdings on women's rights. On the ProQuest History Vault platform.

  • Women's Wear Daily  

    The Women's Wear Daily Archive allows users to explore trends and influences on the fashion and beauty industry through the years. It contains the full run of past print issues and supplements and will be updated biannually with more recent issues.

  • World Bank Gender Data Portal    UW login not required

    Source for the up-to-date sex-disaggregated data and gender statistics covering demography, education, health, access to economic opportunities, public life and decision-making, and agency.

  • World Development Indicators  

    Economics statistical database of world-wide development data from officially-recognized sources. On the World dataBank platform.

  • World Factbook (CIA)    UW login not required

    The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities. Also includes: maps of the major world regions, flags of the world, a physical map of the world, a political map of the world, a world oceans map, and a standard time zones of the world map.

  • World History (Gale in Context)  

    World history indexing/full-text database that combines journal and magazine articles, primary sources, reference sources and media into research topics. On the Gale In Context platform.

  • World History (Gale OneFile)  

    World History Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines, covering events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field.

  • World History in Video  

    World History in Video is a wide-ranging collection of critically acclaimed documentaries that allow students and researchers to explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century. Its broad geographical and chronological coverage captures longer-term and multiple perspectives, so students can make connections across cultures and over time, incorporating people, places, events, and artifacts from around the world and across the centuries.

  • World News Connection Archive  

    News archive of newspaper articles, television and radio broadcasts, online sources, conference proceedings, periodicals, and non-classified reports from around the world collected and translated by and for the U.S. Government.

  • World Newsreels Online: 1929-1966  

    World Newsreels Online: 1929–1966 captures full runs of many of the key international newsreels produced during the early twentieth century. Key collections include: Universal Newsreels, Universal Studios, Les Actualites Francaises, Nippon News, and The March of Time. Produced from 1929 through the early post-war period, these films provide a unique—and until now largely neglected—resource that will give scholars real insight into how people learned about and lived through the events that occurred during this period of history.

  • World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean  

    World Scholar: Latin America & the Caribbean provides a rich collection of primary source documents about Latin America and the Caribbean; academic journals and news feeds covering the region; reference articles and commentary; maps and statistics; audio and video; and more.

  • World War II  

    Full-text collection of original military records, photos, stories and historical primary texts of interest to historians and genealogists.

  • WorldCat Discovery  

    Search bibliographic data about holdings at University of Wyoming and libraries worldwide

  • WorldCat FirstSearch  

    Major multidisciplinary indexing database that covers the world's book and other monographic literature. On OCLC's FirstSearch platform.

  • World's Fairs  

    Official records, monographs, personal accounts and ephemera for more than 200 fairs from 1851 to 1967, with a focus on the golden age of expositions, 1880-1920.

  • WRDS [Wharton Research Data Services]  

    Economic statistical database derived from a number of standard sources (including Compustat, CRSP, IBES, 13F, and others), and with multiple delivery options. Access requires creation of a personal account with WRDS.

  • Wyoming - Just the Facts!    UW login not required

    Statistical webpage providing general, population, geography, economic, crime, education, health, housing, and governmental facts. On the Wyoming Economic Analysis Division website.

  • Wyoming Authors Wiki    UW login not required

    Literature biographical database providing biographical sketches of Wyoming authors and lists of their works. On a Wyoming Center for the Book platform.

  • Wyoming Economic Analysis Division    UW login not required

    Website for the State of Wyoming's Economic Analysis Division. It contains reports and data related to revenue, cost of living, economic summaries and indicators, and population estimates, as well as Consensus Revenue Estimating Group (CREG) forecasts.

  • Wyoming Geospatial Hub    UW login not required

    Geographic information systems database to provide Wyoming spatial data. On a WyGISC platform.

  • Wyoming Inventors Database    UW login not required

    Technology indexing database that covers United States patents issued to Wyoming inventors back to 1867. On a Wyoming State Library platform.

  • Wyoming Libraries Directory    UW login not required

    Library directory database covering all libraries in the state and their staff. On the State Library platform.

  • Wyoming Migration Initiative    UW login not required

    Website of the Wyoming Migration Initiative project, including the "Atlas of Wildlife Migration: Wyoming's Ungulates" and a map-based Migration Viewer.

  • Wyoming Natural Diversity Database (WYNDD) Reports & Publications    UW login not required

    Collection of publications of Wyoming Natural Diversity Database (WYNDD) staff, including project reports, GIS products, predictive range maps, state species abstracts, and technical information services. On the Digital UW platform.

  • Wyoming Newspapers    UW login not required

    Historic digital archive of Wyoming newspapers from their beginnings to 1922. On its own platform.

  • Wyoming PBS    UW login not required

    Streaming video collection of television shows produced by Wyoming PBS and others, including Wyoming Chronicle, Today's Wild West, Main Street Wyoming, Farm to Fork Wyoming, Wyoming Capital Outlook, Wyoming Arts and Culture, Wyoming History, Wyoming News and Public Affairs, Wyoming Perspectives, and various documentaries and specials.

  • Wyoming Place Names Wiki    UW login not required

    Geographic place names database that provide GIS locations and maps, source information of names, and other information. On a Wyoming State Library platform.

  • Wyoming Union List of Periodicals    UW login not required

    Library indexing database that indicates what libraries own what print periodicals. On a Wyoming State Library platform.


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