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Wall Street Journal (1889-1999)

Online researchers have access to more than 100 years of The Wall Street Journal’s accurate reporting, exclusive analysis, agenda-setting editorials, and controversial opinions. In addition to the printed stories, researchers also can study the charts, stock tables, graphics, and illustrations featured in the publication. With this resource, users can study the development of industries and companies across decades, monitor the implementation and effects of fiscal policies on the global economy, study opposing viewpoints at critical times in the world’s history, and more. This title is especially appealing to those interested in business, finance, economics, and journalism. Coverage: 1889 - 1999

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Warburg Institute

Warburg Institute has been notable for its interdisciplinary research extending across the histories of art, science and religion to anthropology and psychology. Its contributions to the epistemological and methodological underpinnings of the histories and theories of culture have been profound and paradigm-changing.

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WARC is an online service offering advertising best practice, evidence and insights from the world's leading brands. WARC also publishes leading journals including Admap, Market Leader, the Journal of Advertising Research and the International Journal of Market Research. In addition to its own content, WARC features advertising case studies and best practices from more than 50 respected industry sources, including: The Advertising Research Foundation, Cannes Lions, Effie Worldwide, Association of National Advertisers, ESOMAR, 4A's, The IPA and DMA.

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Washington Post (1877-2000)

Known for its comprehensive political reporting, first-rate photo essays, Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial writing, and unmatched investigative reporting, the historical Washington Post (1877-1993) is an unparalleled resource for today’s budding journalists, political historians, and students of government. Coverage: 1877 - 2000

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WATTLE : Acacias of Australia

WATTLE enables users to identify wattle plants that occur anywhere in Australia or elsewhere in the world where they are grown. It includes over 1,000 formally described species of Acacia, plus several hybrids and informal taxa of this genus. It also includes two species of Acaciella, four species of Senegalia and nine species of Vachellia that occur in Australia; all which were previously included in Acacia. WATTLE v3 contains more species, updated coding and new or updated descriptions for each taxon, together with photographs and improved distribution maps.

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Web of Science

Web of Science Core Collection provides quick, powerful access to the world's leading citation databases. Authoritative, multidisciplinary content covers over 20,000 of the highest impact journals worldwide, including Open Access journals. Conference proceedings and book data are also available. You'll find current and retrospective coverage in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities.

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Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals

The vast majority of articles written for Victorian periodicals were published anonymously, or under pseudonyms. The Wellesley Index identifies the authors of articles within 45 major Victorian periodicals, and provides a bibliography for each contributor. It incorporates the Curran Index of corrections and additions to the original index.

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Westlaw Next, previously known as Westlaw International, contains an extensive collection of U.S. state and federal materials, and selected international content from other jurisdictions including Canada, European Union, Hong Kong, Korea, United Kingdom, and more.

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Westlaw Australia (new platform)

New Westlaw provides Australian legal resources with selected New Zealand content. This platform was developed in partnership with lawyers to offer a unique user experience for faster interpretation. This means you can view relevant cases, commentary and authorised reports in a single search. With natural language search and a database of case law and journals, legislation and commentary to precedents, encyclopaedia and news.

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Westlaw UK

Westlaw UK gives you access to vast but easily searchable databases of case law, legislation, news, legal journals, commentary, current awareness alerts and EU legal materials.

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What is ....?

The What is... ? series of books is intended to demystify some of the terminology, techniques and practices used to assess and act upon clinical and economic evidence in healthcare. It contains a range of titles covering: health economics, statistics, evidence-based medicine, the NHS, and health technology assessment.

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White Horse Press

The White Horse Press publishes books and journals specialising in environment and social issues.

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WHO Institutional Repository for Information Sharing (IRIS)

The WHO Institutional Repository for Information Sharing (IRIS) is the World Health Organization's digital library of published material and technical information in full text. There are collections for each Regional Office, WHO Headquarters and the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Contol (FCTC).

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Who's Who

Who's Who contains up-to-date autobiographical listings of noteworthy and influential people from around the globe who impact British life. Includes Who Was Who, a historical archive going back to 1897, which includes the entries of people, now deceased, who were included in previous editions of Who's Who.

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Wiley Online Library Books

Wiley Online Library is a collection of online resources covering life, health, and physical sciences as well as social science and the humanities. It delivers access to journals, books, reference works, laboratory protocols, and databases from John Wiley & Sons and its imprints, including Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley-VCH, and Jossey-Bass.

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Wiley Online Library Journals

Wiley Online Library is a collection of online resources covering life, health, and physical sciences as well as social science and the humanities. It delivers access to journals, books, reference works, laboratory protocols, and databases from John Wiley & Sons and its imprints, including Wiley-Blackwell, Wiley-VCH, and Jossey-Bass.

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Wiley Online Library Journals - Free

Wiley Online Library is a collection of online resources covering life, health, and physical sciences as well as social science and the humanities. Wiley Open Access is a program of fully open access journals. All research articles published in Wiley Open Access journals are immediately freely available to read, download and share. The fully open access journals are published in collaboration with authoritative journals and societies as well as supported by internationally renowned editorial board members. Several Wiley-Blackwell journals also offer free access to their backfiles on Wiley Online Library.

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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. It 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.

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Women and social movements in the United States 1600-2000: Scholars Edition

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. history generally at the same time that it makes the insights of women's history accessible to teachers and students at universities, colleges, and high schools. The collection currently includes 110 document projects and archives with almost 4,200 documents and more than 150,000 pages of additional full-text documents, written by more than 2,200 primary authors. It also includes book, film, and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools.

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Women and social movements international : 1840 to present.

Collection of primary materials drawn from more than 300 libraries, archives and institutions. Through the writings of women activists, their personal letters and diaries, and the proceedings of conferences at which pivotal decisions were made, this collection lets you see how women’s social movements shaped much of the events and attitudes that have defined modern life. Women’s international organizations have focused on issues related to peace, poverty, child labor, literacy, disease prevention, and global inequality.

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Women and the Law (Peggy)

Women and the Law is a collection that brings together books, biographies and periodicals dedicated to women’s roles in society and the law. This unique collection of materials provides a platform to research the progression of women’s roles and rights in society over the past 200 years. Also included are more than 70 titles from Emory University Law School’s Feminism and Legal Theory Project which provide a platform to view the effect of law and culture on the female gender.

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Women in the National Archives

This collection consists of two distinct elements: A finding aid to women's studies resources in The U.K. National Archives, which ranges across all of the document classes TNA hold ; Original documents on the suffrage question in Britain, the Empire and colonial territories, which cover the campaign for women's suffrage in Britain, 1903-1928 and the granting of women's suffrage in colonial territories, 1930-1962

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WORKLIT is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles from published and unpublished material on employment, industrial relations and related topics from 1907 onwards.

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World Bank e-Library

The World Bank eLibrary is one of the most comprehensive collections in the area of international development, including social, human, and economic development. It contains country and regional data from World Development Indicators along with books, flagship reports, working papers and journals published by the World Bank. The eLibrary offers a number of value-added functionality for easier discovery, access, and use of World Bank publications and research.

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World Biographical Information System

World Biographical Information System Online (WBIS Online) is the most comprehensive biographical database available. Based on the digitization of K. G. Saur's Biographical Archives, it compiles biographical articles from printed reference works published from the 16th to the 21st century, and reproduces these original documents as facsimile images on the screen. NOTE: The Library has access to the following sections of WBIS: American Biographical Archive I ; Archives Biographiques Françaises I ; Archivio Biografico Italiano I ; British Biographical Archive I ; Deutsches Biographisches Archiv I

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World Constitutions Illustrated

Contains the current constitution of every country in the world in its original language. Includes multiple original-language versions and an English translation. For every constitutional document, researchers will find the original text, amended laws, consolidated text, and important related texts. This also links to scholarly articles and commentary, and provide a bibliography of select constitutional books.

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World Development Indicators Online

The World Bank collection of development indicators are compiled from officially-recognized international sources. It presents the most current and accurate global development data available, and includes national, regional and global estimates.

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World Higher Education Database

WHED is a service provided by the International Association of Universities (IAU) where you can find comprehensive information on higher education systems and credentials in 184 countries and over 18,000 higher education institutions. Basic search options by institution, country, people and field of study are free to everyone.

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World history in video

This database contains a global survey of human history from 8000 BCE to the late 1980s—online in streaming video.

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World News Connection

World News Connection contains foreign news reports, from over 500 news sources in 130 countries, translated into English by the US Government. The news sources include newspaper articles, television and radio broadcasts, online sources, conference proceedings, periodicals, and non-classified reports. The U.S. Government discontinued daily updates for World News Connection on December 31 2013, as a result this database is now an archive covering November 1995-December 2013.

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World Newsreels Online : 1929-1966

This collection 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 resource that will give scholars real insight into how people learned about and lived through the events that occurred during this period of history.

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World of Learning

The Europa World of Learning has become widely acclaimed as the premier source of information on the academic sphere worldwide. It contains full directory details for over 14,000 universities and colleges, 4,000 libraries and archives, 5,000 learned societies, 6,500 research institutes, and 4,900 museums and art galleries. There is coverage for more than 227 countries and territories, and for 690 international organizations.

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World Scientific eBooks

With a diverse array of titles spanning 16 subject areas, World Scientific eBooks provides high quality academic content on an electronic platform. The Library has access to selected titles only.

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World Scientific Journals

World Scientific Publishing are one of the largest international scientific publishers in the Asia-Pacific region.

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World Shakespeare Bibliography Online

World Shakespeare Bibliography Online provides annotated entries for all important books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare and published or produced between 1960 and the present. The scope is international, with coverage extending to more than 120 languages and representing every country in North America, South America, and Europe, and nearly every country in Asia, Africa, and Australasia. Updated quarterly.

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World Who's Who

The comprehensive, newly-expanded World Who's Who brings together current and hard-to-find biographical information on more than 60,000 of the most gifted, famous and influential men and women in all fields.

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