Featured Resources

Adherents
Adherents
Statistical information on over 4,200 religions, denominations, churches, religious bodies, faith groups, tribes, cultures, and movements. Derived from census data, polls, surveys and organizational reports.

 

ADS - Astrophysics Data Service
ADS - Astrophysics Data Service
Digital library of journal articles, conference proceedings, research data, and books for astronomy and astrophysics.

 

Man singing a song
African American Song
Online access to streaming audio: blues, jazz, gospel and more

 

Aerial Vehicle
AIAA Electronic Library
Full archive and current content from all publications of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

 

Sinking of the RMS Titanic
Alexander Street Press. Engineering Case Studies Online
New science product from Alexander Street Press containing a wide range range of video and text material focusing on engineering failures and successes.

 

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American FactFinder
New source to access population, housing, economic, and geographic data, including by zip code. Useful census data facts about your communities starting with the 1990 data.

 

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American Song
Online access to streaming audio: traditional country, folk, bluegrass, gospel, shape note and more

 

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Human foot anatomy
Anatomy TV
An online version of three-dimensional human anatomy animations that demonstrate function, biomechanics and surgical procedures.

 

Anteater Chronicles
Anteater Chronicles
A website from the University Archives in Langson Library, includes information on UCI history including data on campus buildings, founding faculty, significant events, and more.

 

Open the door to history
ArchiveGrid
An important source for locating historical documents, personal papers, and family histories held in archives around the world.

 

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ArXiv.org
E-print database for physics, astronomy, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, and quantitative biology.

 

Asahi Kikuzo II Visual Premium
Asahi Kikuzo II Visual Premium
Selected fulltext access to Asahi shinbun ????, AERA, Shukan Asahi ????, Chiezo ???, Jinbutsu ??, and Historical Photo Archive ????.

 

 
 
Tall building ASCE Research Library
Database of the American Society of Civil Engineers, covering journals, conference papers and eBooks.

 

 
 
Grid of stills from Asian films/documentaries Asian Film Online
Streaming films from Asian features, indies, and documentaries. Subtitles and some with scripts.

 

 
 
Interlocked mechanical gears ASME Digital Library
Full database of all publications, including the archive of journals, conference papers and eBooks from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

 

 
 
Finger pointing to a man in black and white format Aspect Magazine
Meets a unique need in current arts publications by publishing in a multimedia format that allows artists' original works to be seen by other students and artists around the world

 

 
 
L.A. Theatre Works Logo Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collection
Listen to exciting dramatic performances by some of the world's most respected actors.

 

 
 
Statue with dress and portrait of Elizabethan woman Berg Fashion Library
The Berg Fashion Library is the only resource to provide integrated text and image content on world dress and fashion throughout history.

 

 
 
Painting from British History British History Online
Bibliographic tool providing descriptive records of primary sources for the early modern history of Great Britain including the Calendar of State Papers, Domestic, Scotland and Ireland

 

 
 
Cali Business Source Complete
Starting point for business articles from scholarly journals, trade publications, and magazines. Maintains a selection of industry reports and global country economic reports.

 

 
 
Cambridge Collections Online Calisphere: a world of primary sources and more
Calisphere is the University of California's free public gateway to a world of primary sources. More than 200,000 digitized items.

 

 
 
3D molecular structure Cambridge Companions Complete Collection
Designed for student readers, this database provides introductions and analysis to major literary writers, artists, philosophers, topics and periods.

 

 
 
Cambridge crystallography Cambridge Crystallography Database
The world repository of small molecule crystal of organic molecules, metal-organic compounds, X-ray diffraction, and more

 

 
 
China Academic Journal China Academic Journals
This is a fulltext database for finding China academic journals in various humanities and social science areas. English citations are searchable as well.

 

 
 
China Data Online China Data Online
This is a statistical database for China's economic and industrial development, and population at various levels.

 

 
 
Chinese flag Chinese Studies Online ????
Provide full-text access to Chinese journal articles (1997-), thesis/dissertations and proceedings (1986 -), as well as regulations/policies. English citations are searchable as well.

 

 
 

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Woman CIAO - Columbia International Affairs Online
Source for theory and research in international affairs, Includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers from NGOs, foundation-funded research

 

 
 
Heart with important areas circled CINAHL
A comprehensive resource for nursing and allied health literature from 1937 to the present

 

 
 
Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Matt Damon, Invictus in 2009 Cinema Image Gallery
The Cinema Image Gallery is an online collection of still images from movies, television and the entertainment industry.

 

 
 
Logo of CiNii Citation information by NII: CiNii
Provides access to bibliographic and some full-text (free or fee-based) information of papers, theses, books, and magazines, as well as other specialized academic information from Japan.

 

 
 
Virus Cochrane Library
Collection of databases that contain different types of evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration.

 

 
 
Pseudomyrmex Cold Spring Harbor Protocols
Covers cell and molecular biology, genetics, bioinformatics, protein science, and imaging

 

 
 
Green strands Compendex (Engineering Index)
Indexes all major scholarship in range of engineering specialty areas

 

 
 
Two tape decks Counseling and Psychotherapy Transcripts, Client Narratives, and Reference Works
A searchable collection of primary material and contextual resources

 

 
 
CQ Global CQ Global Researcher
Introduces research on topics covering global affairs, in depth from a number of international viewpoints. Good for beginning research and/or selecting a topic.

 

 
 
Legs with Pointe shoes Dance in Video II
Watch dance performances by illustrious groups such as the JKirov Ballet and Cloud Gate Dance Theatre.

 

 
 
Logo of DBpia DBpia
Provides access to all the current and back issues of thousands of Korean scholarly journals in various subject areas.

 

 
 
Portrait depicting hands Digital Library of Classical Protestant Texts
Gives researchers access to an extensive range of seminal works from the Reformation and post-Reformation eras

 

 
 
Portrait of a man Digital Library of the Catholic Reformation
Includes papal and synodal decrees, catechisms and inquisitorial manuals, biblical commentaries, theological treatises and systems, and more.

 

 
 
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Full-text search for and access to Chinese books, journal and newspaper articles.

 

 
 
eldis ELDIS
Created by the Institute of Development Studies at Sussex University, it has 26,000 fulltext documents in development, policy, practice and research.

 

 
 
Letters and symbols Ethnic Newswatch
An interdisciplinary, bilingual (English and Spanish) full text database of newspapers, magazines and journals from U.S. ethnic, minority and native presses. Covers 1959 - current year.

 

 
 
Two men walking in the grass Ethnographic Video Online
Videos/documentaries on human culture from every region in the world; includes interviews, field notes, study guides about fieldwork, and more data.

 

 
 
Europa World Online Version Europa World Plus
Online version of the Europa World Year Book and the nine-volume Europa Regional Surveys of the World Series.

 

 
 
Logo of Europeana Europeana
A digital library containing 4 million items, including images, texts, audio and video, from European museums, galleries, libraries, archives and audio-visual collections.

 

 
 
People across the globe Factiva
Global news from newspapers, magazines, newswires, and trade and industry journals

 

 
 
Filmmakers Filmakers Library Online
Filmakers Library Online provides award-winning documentaries on a wide range of topics.

 

 
 
French text Gallica
A digital library coordinated by the Bibliotheque Nationale de France covering French literature, history, culture, and the sciences from the Middle Ages onward

 

 
 
Cab direct Global Health on CAB Direct
Issued by CABI, this public health database emphasizes international health issues. Consists of the Global health current file (1973 to present) and the Global health archive (1908 to 1973)

 

 
 
Four ladies from Ancient times Godey's Ladys Book (Accessible Archives)
Collection of Godey's Magazine, begun in 1830 by Louis A. Godey, was by far the most popular women's periodical of its day.

 

 
 
Organism from animal kingdom Grzimek
Encyclopedia known for its scientific reporting, coverage and illustrations that serves as a major point of reference for researchers and students studying the animal kingdom.

 

 
 
Lady sitting on a sofa Human Rights Watch
Online collection of reports and press releases covering the globe from Human Rights Watch.

 

 
 
A report with numbers IBIS World
Industry research reports on U.S. industries. Each report discusses market characteristics, segmentation, and industry conditions.

 

 
 
Object under magnifying glass ICPSR
Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research: The nation's foremost social science data archive

 

 
 
Resource Center For Minority Data ICPSR Resource Center for Minority Data
Gateway to datasets relating to studies of people of color in the United States, from the social science archive, ICPSR.

 

 
 
Nuclear power plant IEEE Xplore
Comprised of journals, conference proceedings, technical standards, ebooks, educational courses, and publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics.

 

 
 
Light spectrum IET INSPEC
Most comprehensive index to physics journal articles, conference proceedings, reports, and dissertations.

 

 
 
pharmaceutical activity Integrity with Biomarkers
Covers journals and conferences in medicinal chemistry, organic synthesis, experimental and clinical pharmacology, biomarkers and genomics, and tracks the activity of key pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies.

 

 
 
Ancient objects International Encyclopedia of Social and Behavioral Sciences
Contains thousands of articles and references that map the social and behavioral sciences on a grand scale

 

 
 
Journal of Visualized Experiments JoVE
Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is a peer reviewed, PubMed indexed journal devoted to the publication of biological, medical, chemical and physical research in a video format.

 

 
 
Knovel Knovel
Online interactive books and databases with a large number of online science and engineering handbooks

 

 
 
Latin American Newspaper Latin American Newspapers
Historical coverage of Latin American Newspapers. The current range of coverage is approximately the 1870s-1920s. More content will be added in the future.

 

 
 
Hispano Latino Literature
A large collection of fiction, poetry, and drama written by Chicano, Cuban, Puerto Rican, Dominican, and other Latin writers working in the United States.

 

 
 
Logos of various news sources LexisNexis Academic News
From news to blogs to TV transcripts, the news portion of LexisNexis Academic carries the imprint of the day

 

 
 
Rainbow colors LGBT Thought and Culture
Queer studies resource

 

 
 
An article Literature Criticism Online
A good place for the beginning literary researcher, this database provides commentary and criticism from when a work (play, novel, poem, literary work) was published to the present day.

 

 
 
Lincoln Thea Hills Blue Rhythm Los Angeles Sentinel, 1934-2005
Browse articles to see how the African American community reported events, exposed prejudice, and sponsored change

 

 
 
Blue spheres MathSciNet
Comprehensive database covering the world's mathematical literature since 1940

 

 
 
Blue-green colored strcuture related to medicine McGraw-Hill AccessMedicine
Covers internal medicine, cardiology, genetics, pharmacy, diagnosis and management, basic sciences, patient care, and more. Continuously expanding, all databases in the repository contain the latest editions of selected titles

 

 
 
Organism under microsope MD Consult
Includes 51 online texts, full text of 53 journals, 2500 patient education handouts, CME credits online, and reports on what your patients are reading or hearing about health related topics in the media (including last week's ER episode).

 

 
 
People from Medieval time Medieval Travel Writing
Provides access to materials from Western foreigners who wrote and described what they saw in the Holy Land, India, and China from the 13th-16th century.

 

 
 
Ancient lady with a horse Middle English Compendium
Includes the Middle English Dictionary, HyperBibliography of Middle English prose and poetry, and a Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse.

 

 
 
Acupuncture Natural Standard: integrative medicine
Evidence-based info. on complementary and alternative therapies with three sub-databases: Herbs & supplements, condition center, and alternative modalities. Validated rating scales are used to evaluate available evidence.

 

 
 
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NAXOS Music Library
The world's largest online classical music library. NML offers the catalogs of more than 50 classical, jazz and world music labels, with more labels joining every month.

 

 
 
Painting of three men Naxos Music Library Jazz
Listen to jazz music from some of the most well known performers to one hit wonders.

 

 
 
People in ancient era New and Noteworthy Collections
A blog about new archival and manuscript collections in UCI's Special Collections and Archives.

 

 
 
Ancient Object New Pauly Online
Major encyclopedia of Classical antiquity; Contains both the original Der neue Pauly and its English translation

 

 
 
Buildings OECD iLibrary
Comprehensive collection of e-publications from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development.

 

 
 
Online Archive of California Online Archive of California (OAC)
Provides access to descriptions and finding aids for primary source collections in more than 150 institutions in California (e.g. UCI).

 

 
 
Paint brushes and a painting Oxford Bibliographies Online: Art History
Continually updated bibliographies compiled by leading scholars on all aspects of art history

 

 
 
Western Occean Oxford Bibliographies Online: Atlantic History
Offers peer-reviewed annotated bibliographies on the transnational interconnections between Europe, North America, South America, and Africa.

 

 
 
Moon curve and star in green color, Dome Oxford Bibliographies Online: Islamic Studies
Top scholars provide annotated bibliographies that provide a balanced overview of the major issues within Islamic Studies.

 

 
 
Old books Oxford bibliographies. Classics
Oxford Bibliographies in Classics provides students and scholars with a reliable and authoritative solution to the problem of information overload in all media.

 

 
 
OED - Oxford English Dictionary Oxford English Dictionary
The definitive record of the English language.

 

 
 
Books Oxford Reference
A database of the online versions of Oxford University Press texts containing searchable versions of the latest edition of published dictionaries and encyclopedias

 

 
 
Phase Equilibria Diagrams Phase Equilibria Diagrams Online
Searches across published NIST/ACerS phase equilibria diagrams and commentaries by chemical system, published author's last name, vol., language, publications year, and figure no.

 

 
 
Compass Philosophy Compass
Online peer review journal; offers pointers for finding and interpreting the best research in the field

 

 
 
Picture Post Picture post historical archive
Comprises the complete archive of the Picture Post from its first issue in 1938 to its last in 1957 - all digitized from originals in full colour.

 

 
 
Project Euclid Project Euclid
Advances scholarly communication in theoretical and applied mathematics and statistics. Includes Full-text searching, reference linking, interoperability through the Open Archives Initiative, and long-term retention of data.

 

 
 
Austrian psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing
Search psychoanalytic literature in English, French, German, Greek, Italian, Spanish and Turkish.

 

 
 
virus micrograph PubMed
Over 16 million citations from MEDLINE and other life science journals for biomedical articles dating back to the 1950s

 

 
 
Green magnified organism Reaxys
Reaxys contains an extensive repository of experimentally validated data that chemists need including structures, reactions (including multi-step reactions) and physical properties.

 

 
 
Ancient era Repositories of Primary Sources
Organized by geographic area, this is an index of over 5000 websites describing holdings of manuscripts and archives worldwide.

 

 
 
Rock and Roll, Counterculture, Peace and Protest Rock and Roll, Counterculture, Peace and Protest
Primary sources covering popular culture in Britain and America, 1950 to 1975.

 

 
 
Society of Automotive Engineering logo SAE Digital Library
Society of Automotive Engineering - Digital Library of journals and information sources released by SAE.

 

 
 
O'reilly speading the knowledge of innovators Safari Tech Books Online
Collection of eBooks by O'Reilly on computers, computer programming languages, and computing applications.

 

 
 
Dinosaur Sage e Reference
Handbooks and encyclopedias in the social sciences, education and sciences that contain referenced essays and current information about issues, dilemmas and controversies.

 

 
 
Crime and Punishment Sage e-Reference
A database of reference books published by SAGE covering the social sciences and education

 

 
 
Katharine Hepburn Schirmer's Encyclopedia of Film Online
Comprehensive introduction to film and film studies, covering production, national traditions, studios, genres, critical theory and film history.

 

 
 
2D Molecular structure Science of Synthesis
A reference work for preparative methods in synthetic chemistry

 

 
 
baby SciFinder Scholar
Chemical Abstract Service databases containing literature from biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more

 

 
 
People getting down from a plane SEAAdoc
Full-text database with a sampling of the UCI Libraries' Southeast Asian Archive collections. Focused on post-1975 refugees and immigrants from Cambodia, Laos, and Vietnam and their U.S. communities.

 

 
 
Corroded anchor chain Slavery, abolition and social justice, 1490-2007
This digital collection documents key aspects of the history of slavery worldwide over six centuries.

 

 
 
People form different parts of world Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries
Listen to music from around the world. Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries allows educators and students around the world to access full-length streams of the vast audio database.

 

 
 
Social Theory Revolution Social Theory
Full-text of key social theorists -- including Jean Baudrillard, Simone de Beauvoir, Ulrich Beck, Howard Becker, Nancy Chodorow, and more.

 

 
 
Bird on man's forehead Southeast Asian Archive
Documents the post-1975 Southeast Asian diaspora, focusing on the experiences of refugees and immigrants who left Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos to settle in the United States

 

 
 
Optical Fibers SPIE Digital Library
Indexes with fulltext access the 8 major journals from SPIE including the SPIE Proceedings on topics in optics and phototonics for more than 100,000 records from 1990.

 

 
 
Pie chart surrounded by circle with text - Bureau of Census Statistical Abstract of the United States
Provides an authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States

 

 
 
Ancient Assyrian wall carving The encyclopedia of ancient history
The Encyclopedia of Ancient History is the definitive reference work for the study of the ancient world.

 

 
 
Ancient painting The Tibetan and Himalayan Library (THL)
THL's Collections constitute its holdings of texts, videos, images, maps, and other data that are at the heart of the library.

 

 
 
Vogue archives from 1892 The Vogue Archive
The entire run of Vogue magazine digitized and fully searchable.

 

 
 
The times logo Times Digital Archive
Full-text and full-image articles from The Times (London) for the years 1785-1985.

 

 
 
Times of India Logo Times of India
Access every article from the Times of India from 1838-2004.

 

 
 
VAOHP - Vietnamese American Oral History Project Vietnamese American Oral History Project (VAOHP)
Hear the voices and read the transcripts of Vietnamese Americans in Orange County telling their life stories.

 

 
 
Magnified body areas used for diagnosis purpose Visual DX
Visual diagnostic decision support system linking health care professionals to quality medical images and information prepared by respected physician scholars - at the point of care.

 

 
 
Celestial Space Web of Science
Access to the Science Citation Index and the Social Sciences Citation Index covers 1900 to the present, and for the Arts & Humanities Citation Index from 1975 to the present

 

 
 
Newspapers Wisenews ???? (2000-)
A newspaper databases with about 300 English language and 500 Chinese language newspapers mainly from the greater China area.

 

 
 
Am I not a woman and a sister? Women and Social Movements in the United States
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 between 1600 and 2000

 

 
 
Child drinking tap water, nurse talking to a boy and a happy girl writing on slate arranged side by side World Bank e-Library
Comprehensive collection of E-publications from the World Bank.

 

 
 
Zoological structure Zoological Record
Oldest continuing database of animal biology, the world's leading taxonomic reference, and world's unofficial register of animal names. Coverage ranges from biodiversity and the environment to taxonomy and veterinary sciences