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EBSCOhost and more. Our largest article database. Searches for books, videos, and audio too.

Powered by Ebsco Discovery Service, OneSearch searches almost all of our articles, books, videos, and audio, regardless of the database that provides them. From your OneSearch results, you can directly access EBSCOhost items or link to items in other databases or the lib.

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LexisNexis Academic

Worldwide current & archived news sources, all full-text
  • database of wide-ranging news, business, legal and reference information
  • contains full text documents from over 5,900 publications including newspapers, journals, newsletters, broadcast transcripts, wire services, financial reports, and other medical and legal sources
  • source lists available by clicking icon next to publication types
  • results can be printed, saved or e-mailed - be sure to e-mail full text from full text display

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New York Times

Unlimited access to the NYT website. Sign up now!

Members of the UArts community may register a New York Times account for access to the nytimes.com website and smartphone app. Follow this link to sign up. Once registered, you may sign in directly at nytimes.com. Registrations last for a year and may be renewed once they are up.

ProQuest: The Arts

Best for music & the perfoming arts, film, and television

ProQuest: The Arts offers a combined interface for searching Art Bibliographies Modern, Design and Applied Arts Index, International Index to Music Periodicals, and International Index to Performing Arts. Many articles include full-text.

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Arts: Search

Three databases focused on art, architecture, & design
  • Art+Architecture Profiles (AAP): profiles of contemporary designers, architects & craftspeople covered in DAR
  • Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR): index of select international 20th C. design journals
  • ReView: scanned images of select 19th & 20th C. design journals.
  • free full-text articles from peer-reviewed journals browsable by title or subject
  • scientific and scholarly subjects
  • article searching for over 1,000 journals

ERIC - Educational Resources Information Center

The nation's leading source for education research
  • published by the U. S. Department of Education
  • contains more than one million citations to a broad collection of education-related resources
  • includes journal articles, government reports, conference proceedings, curriculum guides, bibliographies, etc.
  • provides links to the full-text of selected non-journal documents
  • ERIC Thesaurus lists subject headings that the database uses as descriptors.

JSTOR - The Scholarly Journal Archive

Scholarly articles in full text
  • database of back runs of core scholarly journals, some dating back to the 1600s
  • contains full text articles that can be printed or downloaded
  • UArts subscribes to JSTORs 'Arts & Sciences III, IV, V, and VIII' collection, which indexes a total of 1208 journals in the arts & humanities, including language and literature, as well as important titles in the fields of music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, and the history and study of art and architecture

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Literature Criticism Online

"The largest curated online collection of literary criticism in the world"
Contains:
  • Contemporary Literary Criticism
  • Drama Criticism
  • Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism

"The largest curated online collection of literary criticism in the world, Literature Criticism Online brings together ... acclaimed multidisciplinary series representing a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres. Multiple search options are combined with an engaging format that matches the look and feel of the print originals." --Gale/Cengage Learning

RILM: Abstracts of Musical Literature

Extensive listings of music articles from around the world

A guide to publications on music from all over the world, includes over 620,000 records.

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