PRIMARY DATABASES: Peace Studies

Academic Search Complete    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1865 - present

Academic Search Complete is a comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary database featuring peer-reviewed journals as well as other journals, magazines, newspapers, monographs, reports, and conference proceedings. Designed specifically for academic institutions, this is the database of choice for a wide variety of research interests. The database features full-text for over 5,300 periodicals and provides access to even more online content through OLinks. Updated daily. Note: this database offers indexing for the Wall Street Journal. To access articles in the WSJ, search the separate Wall Street Journal database.


Peace Research Abstracts    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 

Newly added to our lists; description coming soonÖ


Plowshares Digital Archive for Peace Studies    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1700-present

A collaboration of Goshen, Earlham, and Manchester colleges, the Plowshares Digital Archive for Peace Studies provides primary documents including minutes, diaries, correspondence, pamphlets, newspapers and periodicals ranging in date from the 1700s to the present. The archive chronicles the social justice efforts of the students and faculty of these colleges as well as the members of their affiliated historic peace-churches - Mennonites, Quakers, and the Church of the Brethren.


SUPPORTING DATABASES: Peace Studies

America: History and Life    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1964 - present

America: History and Life is a complete bibliographic reference to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Published since 1964, the database comprises almost 400,000 bibliographic entries, providing an incomparable research tool for students and researchers of US and Canadian history. This extensive database covers over 2,000 journals published worldwide. Updated quarterly.


ATLA Religion Database    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1949 - present.

The ATLA Religion Database is an essential tool for the study of religion. It is the premier index to journal articles, essays from collected works, and book reviews in all fields of religion. With over 1.6 million records in 60+ languages, ATLA Religion features coverage for Bible, archaeology, church history, missions, pastoral ministry, world religions, theology, philosophy, and ethics. Includes journals representing all major religious faiths and major denominations. Produced by the American Theological Library Association (ATLA). Updated quarterly.


EconLit    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1969 - present

Produced by the American Economic Association and drawing from more than 620 sources, EconLit provides access to journals, books, dissertations and working papers in the field of economics. Included is content from the Journal of Economic Literature and Abstracts of Working Papers in Economics from Cambridge University Press.


Gender Studies Database    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: pre-1972-present.

Gender Studies Database, produced by NISC, combines NISCís popular Womenís Studies International and Menís Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues. GSD covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia. This database includes more than 696,750 records with coverage spanning from 1972 and earlier to present


Historical Abstracts    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1955 - present

Historical Abstracts is your complete reference guide to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life). Currently over 2,000 journals published throughout the world are covered in the database. In addition to articles, each year Historical Abstracts includes approximately 3,000 citations to useful historical books as reviewed by the most prestigious journals in the field and citations to abstracts of dissertations completed worldwide of particular interest for historical research. Updated three times per year.


International Political Science Abstracts    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1975-present.

International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA), produced by the International Political Science Association, includes current indexing and abstracts of the world's leading journals in political science. This database covers nearly 900 journals published from 1989 to the present.


LexisNexis Academic    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: varies, but strong for 1980s-present

Provides access to over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications. Features an extensive collection of 350+ national (U.S.), regional, and international newspapers, many same day of publication, including coverage for the New York Times. Also offers non-English language news sources, broadcast transcripts, campus news, and a full range of information for business and legal research. Updated daily.


PsycINFO    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1600s - present

PsycINFO provides international coverage for the scholarly literature in the behavioral sciences and mental health, including journal articles, dissertations, reports, English-language book chapters and books, and other documents. The database offers material of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as education, business, sports, sociology, medicine, law, and social work. Produced by the American Psychological Association. Updated weekly.


SocINDEX    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 
Coverage: 1895-present

SocINDEX is the world's most comprehensive and highest quality sociology research database. The database features more than 1,600,000 records with subject headings from a 15,600 term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. SocINDEX with Full Text contains full text for 253 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, and 72 "priority" coverage journals. This database also includes full text for 547 books and monographs, and full text for 6,711 conference papers.


Women's Studies International    FULL-TEXT CONTENT 

Women's Studies International, produced by NISC, covers the core disciplines in Womenís Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research. Coverage includes more than 548,220 records and spans from 1972 and earlier to present. This database supports curriculum development in the areas of sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education. Over 2,000 periodical sources are represented.


TEXTS: Peace Studies

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