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AAPG Datapages **:
Datapages is a digital library of full-text geological publications administered by the American Association of Petroleum Geologists. This resource indexes the AAPG Bulletin’s current editions, historical issues back to 1917, and allows access to peer-reviewed articles ahead of print. Other publications in the digital library include the Journal of Petroleum Geology, the Journal of Sedimentary Research (SEPM), and releases from several regional geological societies including Lafayette , New Orleans, and Houston. AAPG Datapages is funded by the Lafayette Geological Society.

​ABI/INFORM **:
Most scholarly and comprehensive way to explore and understand business research topics. Search nearly 1800 worldwide business periodicals for in-depth coverage of business and economic conditions, management techniques, theory, and practice of business, advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, and more. Expanded international coverage. Fast access to information on 60,000 + companies with business and executive profiles. Includes The Wall Street Journal.

Abstracts in Anthropology **:
Covers a broad spectrum of significant, current anthropological topics from a vast number of periodicals.

Abstracts in Social Gerontology:
Includes bibliographic records covering psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other key areas of relevance to geriatric studies.

Academic Search Complete **:
Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1865, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.

ACM Digital Library:
The Guide is a collection of bibliographic citations and abstracts of works published by ACM and other publishers. The Guide contains more than 750,000 citations from 3,000+ publishers, including ACM, covering: books, journal articles, conference proceedings, doctoral dissertations, master's theses, and technical reports. ACM Digital Library is funded by CACS.

African American Newspapers, 1827-1998 **:
Searchable American newspapers enable users to explore America's past.

African American Studies Center (AASC) **:
The AASC provides students and scholars with online access to the finest reference resources in African American studies.

AGRICOLA:
This bibliographic database provides more than 2.5 million citations from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Library. Coverage for this database dates back to 1979. AGRICOLA offers a variety of source types related to agriculture.

Alt HealthWatch **:
This alternative health database provides full text for 180 publications in the collection, including full text for many peer-reviewed journals. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990.

America: History & Life **(Linked):
An index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. With indexing for 1,700 journals from 1964 to present, this database is a bibliographic reference tool for students and scholars of U.S. and Canadian history. Strong English-language journal coverage is balanced by an international perspective on topics and events, including abstracts in English of articles published in more than 40 languages.

America's Historical Newspapers: Louisiana State Package **:
Searchable American newspapers enable users to explore America's past.

America's News (formerly NewsBank) **:
Find information on topics related to business, communications, education, government, history, nursing, politics and more from a variety of news media including newspapers, newswires, blogs, videos and web-only content. Subscription includes access to the Advocate, Times-Picayune and USA Today.

ArchiVision:
ArchiVision: an architecture photo archive, currently holds over 50,000 images in the Education Archive. The ArchiVision Educational Archive was created for in-depth study and analysis by students of architecture and art. ArchiVision is the image resource for architecture, landscapes, public art and design.

Art Full Text **:
Art Full Text is a comprehensive resource for art information featuring full-text articles from more than 300 periodicals dating back to 1995, high-quality indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals dating as far back as 1984, including 280 peer-reviewed journals, as well as indexing and abstracting of over 13,000 art dissertations. Indexing of almost 200,000 art reproductions provides examples of styles and art movements, including works by emerging artists. The database covers fine, decorative and commercial art, folk art, photography, film, and architecture, and also includes a database-specific thesaurus.

Art Index Retrospective **:
Art Index Retrospective: 1929 -1984 provides users access to over half a century of art literature covering fine, decorative, and commercial art. Content includes high-quality indexing of nearly 600 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed, and citations of over 25,000 book reviews.

ArtSEARCH ** [Library Only]:
ArtSEARCH, the national employment bulletin for the arts can be searched by category, state, and date. The database is updated every 3 business days with up to 1000 listings available daily. Find positions in theatres and performing arts centers, universities, colleges and schools, dance companies, museums, and other arts organizations.

ARTstor:
The ARTstor Digital Library is a nonprofit resource that provides more than one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research.

Arts and Humanities Citation Index:
A comprehensive index of the top scholarly research journals in the arts and humanities.

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals:
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals is the only comprehensive American guide to the current literature of architecture and design. The index covers international, scholarly and popular periodical literature, including publications of professional associations; US state and regional periodicals; and major serial publications in the architecture and design of Europe, Asia, Latin America and Australia.