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Title: EBSCO

EBSCO A Leading Provider ofSubject-Specific
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LISTA(Library, Information Science Technology
  • The first major free database providedby a
    for-profit company
  • More than 600 journals with coverageback as far
    as the mid-1960s
  • Author profiles will be provided for 3,000
    authors in the discipline
  • LISTA is going to be free indefinitely

Active titles not available at all from
competitor database Inactive titles not
available at all from competitor database
Active titles available from both databases
Inactive titles available from both
278 1 57 21 330 330 43 43
Compared on June 2, 2006 Lists for any category
are available upon request
LISTA with Full Text
  • Libraries should consider using funds from LLIS
    (Wilson) or LISA (CSA) toward an upgrade to LISTA
    with Full Text

of FT Journals NOT available as FT in any
version of Academic Search or Business Source
Total of FT Journals in the Database
June 2006 September 2007 (projected)
  • LISTA with Full Text will also contain full text
    of books monographs, such as
  • Handbook of Electronic and Digital Acquisitions
  • Historical Aspects of Cataloging and
  • Introduction to Serials Work for Library
  • Journals of the Century
  • Libraries and Google
  • The Future of Serials (Proceedings of theNorth
    American Serials Interest Group, Inc.)
  • The Practical Library Manager
  • The Practical Library Trainer
  • Library/Vendor Relationships

Art, Music, Film Theater
  • Art Abstracts H.W. Wilson
  • Art Index Retrospective 1929-1984 H.W. Wilson
  • The Music Index
  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
  • RIPM Retrospective Index to Music Periodicals
  • FTLI (Film Television Literature Index)
  • FTLI with Full Text
  • IBTD (International Bibliography of Theatre
  • IBTD with Full Text

Coming Soon
FTLI with Full Text(FTLI Film Television
Literature Index)
  • Cover-to-cover indexing for 300 publications
  • Selective indexing for 300 publications
  • Full text for more than 50 journals
  • Full text from the Variety Film Reviews database
  • Images from the Motion Picture Television Photo

International Bibliography of Theatre Dance
  • The definitive research tool for the studyof
    theatre and the performing arts
  • Performing arts includes
  • ballet
  • cinema
  • comedy
  • dance
  • drama
  • film
  • mime
  • opera
  • puppetry
  • theatre

International Bibliography of Theatre Dance
  • IBTD began as a project initiated by
  • The American Society for Theatre Research
  • U.S. Theatre Library Association
  • The International Federation for Theatre Research
  • The International Association ofLibraries and
    Museums of the Performing Arts
  • Beginning in 1984, it was published by
    theTheatre Research Data Center (TRDC) at
    Brooklyn College
  • IBTD contains over 120,000 records including the
    14 annualIBTD volumes previously published by
    the TRDC
  • These volumes comprise a fully indexed,
    cross-referenced and annotated databank of
    journal articles, books, book chapters and
    dissertation abstracts on all aspects of theatre
    and performance in 126 countries

International Bibliography of Theatre
Dancewith Full Text (IBTD with Full Text)
IBTD with Full Text
IIPA Full Text
Publications Indexed 488 235 Journals with Full
Text 106 79 Monographs with Full Text 110 0
NOTE The IBTD advisory board includes
membersfrom the following theater
associationsASTR, ATHE, SIBMAS TLA Compared
on June 2, 2006
IBTD with Full Text
  • Contains Top Journals in Full Text

All of the above 10 journals are not
available in full text from ASP (or ASC) 8 of
the above 10 journals are not available in full
text from IIPA Full Text
IBTD with Full Text includes100 full text books
monographs, including
  • Art and the Performance of Memory
  • Avant Garde Theatre
  • British Realist Theatre
  • Community Theatre
  • Contemporary Feminist Theatres
  • Encyclopedia of Chinese Film
  • From Acting to Performance
  • Greek Tragic Theatre
  • History of European Drama and Theatre
  • Imperialism and Theatre
  • Jacobean Public Theatre
  • Kathakali Dance-Drama
  • Keyframes Popular Cinemaand Cultural Studies
  • Learning Through Theatre
  • Moscow Art Theatre
  • Opera
  • Performance
  • Performance Theory
  • Popular Theatres of Nineteenth Century France
  • Psychoanalysis and Performance
  • Shakespeare After Theory
  • Shakespeare, Theory and Performance
  • Sourcebook on Feminist Theatre and Performance
  • Theatre and Everyday Life
  • Theatre and the State in Twentieth-Century
  • Theatre and the World
  • Theatre on Trial
  • Theory/Theatre An Introduction
  • Twentieth Century Theatre A Sourcebook
  • Twentieth-Century Actor Training
  • Who's Who in Contemporary World Theatre
  • World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre

NOTE EBSCO will provide MARC records for all
full text books monographs, so they may be
loaded into the librarys catalog.
Communication, Language Literature
  • CMMI (Communication Mass Media Index)
  • CMMC (Communication Mass Media Complete)
  • BIR (Book Index with Reviews)
  • Canadian Literary Centre
  • Columbia Grangers Poetry Database
  • HII (Humanities International Index)
  • HIC (Humanities International Complete)
  • Literary Reference Center
  • MLA International Bibliography

Communication Mass Media Complete (CMMC)
  • Provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts
    forall 391 core journals and 200 priority
  • Includes searchable references for all 336 active
    core journals and profiles for the 3,000 most
    cited authors
  • Offers full text for 281 of the core journals
    back as far as 1915
  • Library Journal review
  • This is one of the best interdisciplinary
    databases with which I have worked.
  • Academic, large public, and school libraries
    serving serious researchersin the humanities and
    social sciences should aspire this file and
    market it liberally.

How Does CMMC Overlap with Other Services?
Total Active Full-Text Titles Overlapping with
0 of 244 37 of 244 55 of 244 0.00 15.16 22
Percentage of Active Full-Text Titles Overlapping
with CMMC
Gale Databases OneFile, Expanded Academic
ASAP,and Business Company Resource
Center ProQuest Databases ProQuest 5000,
ProQuest ResearchLibrary (all modules), and
ABI/INFORM Complete Compared on May 29, 2006
Communication Mass Media Complete
of Communication Mass Media Conference
Papers Available with Full Text
of Communication Mass Media Journals
Available with Full Text
Communication Mass Media Complete Academic
Search Premier
CMMC also provides unique full text books
monographs, such as Culture in the Communication
Age Encyclopedia of the World Press Group
Communication History of the Mass Media in the
United States An Encyclopedia Museum of
Broadcast Communications Encyclopedia of
Radio Reporting for Journalists
Humanities International Index (HII)
  • 1,959 literary creative journals indexed back
    as far as 1925 (including 100 of Wilsons
    Humanities Abstracts)
  • 1,120 of these journals are not indexed in any
    version of Academic Search
  • 2,000,000 records
  • 309 journals include searchable cited references

Humanities International Complete (HIC)
  • Contains everything in Humanities International
    Index, plus
  • cover-to-cover full text for 776 journals
  • full text for 291 journals not available as full
    text in any version of Academic Search
  • Exclusive online access to The Paris Review
  • full text back to 1953
  • no embargo
  • no institutional e-journal

EBSCOs Full Text Humanities Databases
  • Academic Search Premier (ASP) Available Now
  • Active Full Text for
  • 265 journals indexed by ISI Arts Humanities
    Citation Index
  • 267 journals indexed in ATLA Religion Database
  • 365 journals indexed in Historical Abstracts
  • 526 journals indexed in MLA International
  • 352 journals indexed in RILM Abstracts of Music
  • Communication Mass Media Complete (CMMC)
    Available Now
  • Active Full Text for 240 journals NOT available
    in full text in ASP
  • Humanities International Complete (HIC)
    Available Now
  • Active Full Text for 220 journals NOT available
    in full text in ASP
  • FTLI with Full Text Coming Soon
  • Active Full Text for 50 journals NOT available
    in full text in ASP
  • IBTD with Full Text Available Now
  • Active Full Text for 50 journals NOT available
    in full text in ASP

Literary Reference Center
Religion Theology
  • ATLA Religion Database
  • ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials
  • CPLI (Catholic Periodical and Literature Index)
  • Index Islamicus
  • Index to Jewish Periodicals
  • New Testament Abstracts
  • Old Testament Abstracts
  • Religion Philosophy Collection

Coming Soon
ATLA Religion Database
  • The ATLA Religion Database is the premier index
    to journal articles, book reviews, and
    collections of essays in all fields of religion
  • The 1,400,000 records in ATLA include
  • 416,000 journal article records
  • 211,700 essay records from 15,700 multi-author
  • 432,000 book reviews of 208,600 books
  • 1,580 journal titles, 571 of which are currently
  • Languages
  • 60 English, 8 German, 6 French, 26 other

ATLA Religion Database Subject Coverage
ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials
  • ATLASerials is the worlds most complete
    collection of full text religion journal
  • More than 80 full text journals back as far as

Business Economics
  • Business Source Complete (BSC)
  • Business Source Premier (BSP)
  • Business Source Elite (BSE)
  • EconLit
  • EconLit with Full Text
  • Hospitality Tourism Index (HTI)
  • Hospitality Tourism Complete (HTC)

EconLitThe authoritative index for economic
  • EconLit indexes
  • Books Book Reviews
  • Conference Proceedings Papers
  • Doctoral Dissertations
  • Journal Articles
  • Working Papers

EconLit with Full Text
The American Economic Associations authoritative
index will soon have a comprehensive full text
Full text with NO embargo
of active full-text journals indexed in EconLit
Full Text Coverage in Economics
Business Source Complete EconLit with Full
Text 400 (Projected 2007) Business Source
Complete 321 Business Source Premier 254 ABI/INFOR
M Complete 194
Data from June 2, 2006
Hospitality Tourism Index (HTI)
Articles in Hospitalityand Tourism Co-Produced
by the Universityof Surrey and Oxford Brookes
HospitalityDatabase Producedby Cornell
Other Relevant Hospitality Tourism
Literature Not Previously Covered by These
Lodging, Restaurant Tourism Index ProducedPurdu
e University
  • Contains more than 500,000 unique records

Hospitality Tourism Index (HTI)
  • HTI covers scholarly research and industry news
    relating toall areas of the hospitality industry
    as far back as the 1960s
  • Areas of coverage include
  • Food beverage (restaurants, catering, etc.)
  • Lodging (hotels)
  • Recreation, sports entertainment
  • Travel-related (tourism)
  • 500 publications, (over 500,000 records)
  • 179 Core Periodicals, 105 Priority Periodicals
  • 124 Country Reports and 25 Industry Reports
    (Datamonitor, EIU)
  • Hospitality Thesaurus with 8,890 terms
  • 3,210 preferred and 5,680 non-preferred terms
  • Updated bi-weekly

Make-Up of Hospitality Tourism Complete
50 full text journals also available via BSP
(and BSC)
All indexing abstracts from HTI
50 full text books monographs NOT available
via any other EBSCO product
50 full text journals NOT available via any
other EBSCO product
already available projected for January 2007
  • Mental Measurements Yearbook
  • PEP Archive
  • PsycINFO
  • PsycBOOKS
  • PsycEXTRA
  • Psychology Behavioral Sciences Collection

Other Social Sciences
  • ABSEES (American Bibliography of Slavic Eastern
    European Studies)
  • BNNA (Bibliography of Native North Americans)
  • Education Research Complete (ERC)
  • ERIC
  • GLBT Life
  • GLBT Life with Full Text
  • IBSS (International Bibliography of the Social
  • IPSA (International Political Science Abstracts)
  • Legal Collection
  • SocINDEX
  • SocINDEX with Full Text
  • Social Work Abstracts
  • Womens Studies International

Coming Soon
Education Research Complete (ERC)
  • The definitive online resource for education
  • 1,523 journals indexed and abstracted
  • All 501 journals actively indexed in Wilsons
    Education Abstractsare indexed in ERC
  • ERC also contains 866 active journals not indexed
    on an ongoing basis in Wilsons Education
  • ERC has active indexing for any journal that
    continues to be published
  • Wilsons Education Abstracts has indexing end
    dates for 28 journals that are still being
  • ERC provides ongoing indexing for all 28 of those

Education Research Complete (ERC)
  • Education Research Complete (ERC) offers the
    worlds largest collection of full-text education
  • 750 total full-text journals, including 653
    active titles(vs. only 248 active full-text
    education journals in Wilson)
  • ERC has more active full-text education journals
    thanWilson has total active journals (including
    all AI-only titles)
  • ERC contains substantial full-text content not
    available in full textvia Academic Search
  • 225 full-text journals
  • 100 full-text books monographs
  • Full-text conference papers from
  • American Political Science Association Teaching
    Learning Conference
  • CHADD Conference (Children Adults with
    Attention Deficit Disorder)
  • Psychology of Mathematics Education North
    American Chapter Meeting

GLBT Life Produced incooperation withthe ONE
National Gay Lesbian Archives (CA) and The
Lesbian Herstory Archives (NY)
GLBT Life GLBT-Specific Thesaurus
GLBT-Specific Terms
GLBT Life with Full Text
  • 40 full text GLBT journals and magazines,
    including but not limited to
  • Advocate
  • Canadian HIV/AIDS Policy Law Review
  • Echelon Magazine
  • Echo Magazine
  • Gay Lesbian Review Worldwide
  • Gay Parent Magazine
  • GLQ A Journal of Lesbian Gay Studies
  • In the Family A Magazine for Lesbians,Gays,
    Bisexuals, their Relations
  • James White Review
  • Ladder
  • Lambda Book Report
  • Leather Archives Museum News
  • Lesbian - Gay Law Notes
  • Lesbian Herstory Archives Newsletter
  • Lesbian News
  • Lesbian Review of Books
  • Lesbian Tide
  • ONE
  • Tangents
  • Transgender Community News
  • Transgender Tapestry
  • White Crane

More than 90 of the full text titles in GLBT
Life with Full Text are not available
in full-text from any other EBSCO database
or from competing vendors.
  • 6 full text gay newspapers
  • New York Blade
  • Southern Voice
  • Washington Blade
  • Bay Windows
  • Free Press (OH)
  • Houston Voice
  • 70 full text GLBT reference books
    monographs(including 30 from Haworth Press)

IPSA (International Political Science Abstracts)
  • Produced by the International Political Science
  • Indexing abstracts for 888 political journals
  • More than 110,000 records dating back to 1989

SocINDEX A new standard for sociological
  • SocINDEX has replaced Sociological Abstracts as
    the most comprehensive sociological research
    database covering thebroad spectrum of
    sociological study
  • SocINDEX contains a 19,300 term Sociology
    Thesaurus designed by expert lexicographers
  • SocINDEXs thesaurus is the worlds most
    comprehensive controlled vocabulary for sociology
    and related disciplines
  • SocINDEX has the highest quality records All
    core titles have the following
  • Informative abstracts
  • Aggressive application of subject headingsfrom a
    superior controlled vocabulary
  • Searchable cited references

Journals Covered SocINDEX vs. Sociological
AbstractsCoverage Policy
Core Journals
Priority Journals
Selective Journals
Sociological Abstracts SocINDEX
1,947 341 547 1,059 4,095 756 578 2,801
Competitive data from July 27, 2006
Backfiles Covered SocINDEX vs. Sociological
Category of Coverage
CSA Sociological Abstracts
Begin Date of Indexing Begin Date of
Abstracts Begin Date of Searchable Cited
References Begin Date of PDFs
1952 1895 1952 1895 2002 1895 NONE 1895
PDFs only available via SocINDEX with Full
Text CSA dates are based on their recent
announcement,however, their product does not yet
contain this data Comparison from July 27, 2006
Number of Records CoveredSocINDEX vs.
Sociological Abstracts
Number of Records Added Per Year
Total Number of Records in Database
Update Frequency
Sociological Abstracts SocINDEX
Monthly 30,000 680,000 Weekly 50,000 1,660,000
Data for Sociological Abstracts pulled from the
CSA website on July 27, 2006.
SocINDEX Sample Author Profile
SocINDEX will provide author profiles for the
10,000 most cited authors in the database.
SocINDEX with Full Text
  • While CSAs Sociological Abstracts has no full
    text, SocINDEX with Full Text contains hundreds
    of full text journals including PDFs for many of
    the top ranked journals back to volume 1, issue 1
  • Many of these full-text journals are not
    available in any other full text database
  • SocINDEX with Full Text also includes full text
    for hundreds of monographs/books and thousands of
    conference papers (including the conference
    papers of the American Sociological Association)

JSTOR sociology journals vs. EBSCOs SocINDEX
with Full Text
JSTOR Sociology
JSTOR Sociology Earliest PDF Coverage 1890 1895
Journals with Full Text Beginning Between 1890
and 1935 6 13 Journals with Full Text Beginning
Between 1936 and 1949 6 14 Journals with Full
Text Beginning Between 1950 and 1965 15 21
Journals with Full Text Beginning Between 1966
and 1975 13 26 Journals with Full Text
Beginning Between 1976 and 1984 8 20 Journals
with Full Text Beginning Between 1985 and
1990 5 34 Journals with Full Text Beginning
Between 1991 and 1999 0 120
Compared on June 2, 2006
SocINDEX with Full Text includes547 full text
books monographs, including
  • Advances in Criminological Theory
  • Adventures in Criminology
  • Alcoholic Society
  • Anthropology, Development and Modernities
  • Behavioral Theory in Sociology
  • Changing Family Values
  • Changing Suburbs
  • Child Protection and Family Support
  • Children and the Changing Family
  • Citizen Science
  • Civil Society
  • Community Society
  • Companion to ContemporaryBlack British Culture
  • Complexity Theory and the Social Sciences
  • Constructive Sociological Theory
  • Crime Social Organization
  • Crime, Disorder and Community Safety
  • Crisis in Sociology
  • Culture, Modernity and Revolution
  • Culture, Society and Sexuality
  • Dying Process
  • Education Policy and Realist Social Theory
  • Elites and Society
  • Emotions in Social Life
  • Essays on the Sociology of Culture
  • Family Social Change

SocINDEX with Full Text includes547 full text
books monographs, including
  • Foundations of the Frankfurt Schoolof Social
  • Gender, Health and Welfare
  • Handbook of Separation and Divorce
  • Homelessness and Social Policy
  • Housing and Social Theory
  • Human Rights as Social Representations
  • In Praise of Sociology
  • Key Quotations in Sociology
  • Main Currents in Sociological Thought
  • New European Criminology
  • Practising Social Work
  • Property and Power in Social Theory
  • Psychology for Social Workers
  • Realism and Sociology
  • Reflexive Historical Sociology
  • Social Action With Children Families
  • Social Construction of Man,the State and War
  • Social Constructivism and thePhilosophy of
  • Social Movements in Malaysia
  • Social Nature of Mental Illness
  • Social Partnership at Work
  • Social Policy
  • Social Rage
  • Social Relations and Social Exclusion

SocINDEX with Full Text includes547 full text
books monographs, including
  • Social Roles Social Institutions
  • Social Security Reform inAdvanced Countries
  • Social Theory and the Global Environment
  • Social Theory, Social Changeand Social Work
  • Social Work and Minorities
  • Social Work and Social Care
  • Social Work Business
  • Social Work, Health and Equality
  • Society, Action and Space
  • Sociological Perspectiveson Modern Accountancy
  • Sociological Research Methods
  • Sociology and Development
  • Sociology and Visual Representation
  • Sociology Beyond Societies
  • Sociology for Social Workersand Probation
  • Sociology of Health Promotion
  • Sociology of Leisure
  • Sociology of Nationalism
  • Sociology of Progress
  • Sociology, Work and Industry
  • Sociology The Basics
  • Subjection of Women
  • Transforming Social Work Practice
  • Women and Social Class

NOTE EBSCO will provide MARC records for all
full text books monographs, so they may be
loaded into the librarys catalog.
Coming SoonFull Text for More Than 80 Social
WorkBooks/Monographs from Haworth Press
  • Advancing Gerontological Social Work Education
  • Advancing Social Work Practice in the Health Care
    Field Emerging Issues and New Perspectives
  • African-American Social Workers and Social Policy
  • An Introduction to Clinical Social Work
  • Behavioral Social Work in Health Care Settings
  • Bibliometrics in Social Work
  • Co-Leadership in Social Work With Groups
  • Collectivity in Social Group Work Concept and
  • Community Economic Development and Social Work
  • Critical Social Welfare Issues Tools forSocial
    Work and Health Care Professionals
  • Diagnosis in Social Work New Imperatives
  • Disability and Social Work Education Practice
    and Policy Issues
  • Disability Issues for Social Workers and Human
    Services Professionals in the Twenty-First
  • Ethics in Social Work A Context of Caring
  • Ethnicity and Gerontological Social Work
  • Family Health Social Work PracticeA Knowledge
    and Skills Casebook
  • Family Systems Application to Social
    WorkTraining and Clinical Practice
  • Feminist Theories and Social Work Approaches and
  • Field Instruction in Social Work Settings
  • Fundamentals of Perinatal Social WorkA Guide
    for Clinical Practice with Women, Infants, and
  • Geriatric Social Work Education
  • Gerontological Social Work International
  • Gerontological Social Work in Home Health Care
  • Gerontological Social Work in Small Towns and
    Rural Communities
  • Gerontological Social Work Practice Issues,
    Challenges,and Potential
  • Gerontological Social Work Practice in Long-Term
  • Gerontological Social Work Practice in the
  • Gerontological Social Work Practice With
    FamiliesA Guide to Practice Issues and Service
  • Gerontological Social Work Supervision, Second
  • Global Perspectives of Occupational Social Work
  • Guide to Ethical Decisions and Actions for Social
    Service Administrators A Handbook for Managerial
  • Handbook of Clinical Social Work Supervision,
    Third Edition
  • Handbook of Social Work in Child and Adolescent
    Sexual Abuse
  • Immigrants and Social WorkThinking Beyond the
    Borders of the United States
  • Infertility and Adoption A Guide for Social Work
  • Occupational Social Work Today
  • Principles of Social Work Practice A Generic
    Practice Approach
  • Professional Social Work Education and Health
    CareChallenges for the Future

Coming SoonFull Text for More Than 80 Social
WorkBooks/Monographs from Haworth Press
  • Psychiatric Medication Issues for Social
    Workers,Counselors, and Psychologists
  • Social Work Administration in Health Care
  • Social Work and Alzheimer's Disease
  • Social Work and Child Sexual Abuse
  • Social Work and Divinity
  • Social Work and Genetics A Guide to Practice
  • Social Work and the Family Unit
  • Social Work Approaches in Health andMental
    Health from Around the Globe
  • Social Work Approaches to Conflict
    ResolutionMaking Fighting Obsolete
  • Social Work Ethics on the Line
  • Social Work Health and Mental HealthPractice,
    Research and Programs
  • Social Work in Health Care A Guide to
    Professional Practice
  • Social Work in Health Care A Handbook for
  • Social Work in Health Settings Practice in
    Context, Second Edition
  • Social Work in Mental Health Trends and Issues
  • Social Work in Pediatrics
  • Social Work in the Health Field A Care
    Perspective, Second Edition
  • Social Work Intervention in an Economic
    CrisisThe River Communities Project
  • Social Work Leadership in Healthcare Director's
  • Social Work Practice in Home Health Care
  • Social Work Practice in Sexual Problems
  • Social Work Practice in the Military
  • Social Work Practice with African American
  • Social Work Practice with Children and
    FamiliesA Family Health Approach
  • Social Work Practice with the Asian American
  • Social Work Research with Minority and Oppressed
    Populations Methodological Issues and
  • Social Work Theory and Practice with the
    Terminally Ill,Second Edition
  • Social Work Visions from Around the
    GlobeCitizens, Methods, and Approaches
  • Social Work With Groups Expanding Horizons
  • Social Work with Groups Mining the Gold
  • Social Work with Groups Social Justice Through
    Personal, Community, and Societal Change
  • Social Work With Immigrants and Refugees
  • Social Work with Multicultural Youth
  • Social Work With Multi-Family Groups
  • The Social Work Student's Research Handbook
  • Translating Research into Oncology Social Work
  • Transpersonal Perspectives on Spirituality in
    Social Work
  • Treatment of Sex Offenders in Social Workand
    Mental Health Settings

SocINDEX Academic SearchFull Text Coverage
FT in ASC combined w/SIFT
FT years inASC combined w/SIFT
FT years in ASC
indexed in SocINDEX
SocINDEXCore Journals SocINDEXPriority
Journals SocINDEXSelective Journals SocINDEXMono
graphs/Books SocINDEXConference Papers
756 157 344 1,691 4,730 578 203 221 1,993 2,151
2,801 744 744 8,192 8,192 927 2 711 N/A N/A 10,
115 0 6,800 N/A N/A
  • FT Full Text ASC Academic Search
    Complete SIFT SocINDEX with Full Text

Compared on July 27, 2006
Womens Studies International
  • Covers core disciplines to the latest
    scholarshipin feminist research
  • Coverage includes over 574,490 records, from 1972
    to present
  • Nearly 800 sources include journals, newspapers,
    newsletters, bulletins, dissertations, NGO
    studies, grey literature, web sites and web
    documents, theses, etc.
  • Over 2,000 periodical sources represented in the
    following files
  • Women Studies Abstracts
  • Women Studies Bibliography Database
  • Women Studies Librarian
  • Women Studies of Color and Southern WomenA
    Bibliography of Social Science Research
  • And others

Scientific Technical
  • Biological Abstracts
  • CAB Abstracts
  • CAB Abstracts Archive
  • Computer Science Index
  • Computers Applied Sciences Complete
  • Environment Index
  • Environment Complete
  • FSTA Food Science Technology Abstracts
  • GLHI (Garden, Landscape Horticulture Index)
  • GLHC (Garden, Landscape Horticulture Complete)
  • GeoRef
  • Inspec
  • Inspec Archive Science Abstracts 1898-1968
  • Science Technology Collection
  • Scientific AmericanOnline Archive
  • Textile Technology Index (TTI)
  • Wildlife Ecology Studies Worldwide (WESW)

Coming Soon
Computers Applied Sciences Complete
  • Indexing and abstracts for all active journals
    indexed in Wilsons Applied Science Technology
  • Includes 100 of the following indexes
  • Computer Science Index
  • Information Science Technology Abstracts
  • Internet Personal Computing Abstracts
  • Contains full text for approximately 500
  • Provides full text for nearly 100 journals not
    found in Academic Search Premier (ASP) OR
    Business Source Premier (BSP)

Computers Applied Sciences CompleteFull Text
for Nearly 100 Journals Not Found in ASP or BSP
  • Combustion Science Technology
  • Computational Mathematical Organization Theory
  • Computer Animation Virtual Worlds
  • IEE Proceedings -- Information Security
  • Information Systems Frontiers International
  • Journal of Computational Intelligence
  • International Journal of Fuzzy Systems
  • International Journal of Information Technology
  • International Journal of Intelligent Systems
  • International Journal of Intelligent Technology
  • International Journal of Signal Processing

Computers Applied Sciences CompleteFull Text
for Nearly 100 Journals Not Found in ASP or BSP
  • International Journal on Software Tools for
    Technology Transfer
  • Journal of Bridge Engineering
  • Journal of Cryptology
  • Journal of Research Practicein Information
  • Journal of Robotic Systems
  • Journal of Software Maintenance Evolution
    Research Practice
  • Journal of Systems Science Information
  • Journal of Visualization Computer Animation
  • Knowledge Information Systems
  • Network Computation in Neural Systems
  • Personal Ubiquitous Computing

Environment Index
  • Formerly known as Environmental Knowledgebase
    OnLine(created by the International Academy at
    Santa Barbara)
  • More than 1,280,000 records from 1,200 domestic
    and international titlesgoing back to the 1950s
    (including 642 active core titles)
  • Environment Index has an in-depth thesaurus
  • Author profiles will be provided for 3,000
    authors in the discipline
  • Cheryl LaGuardia, The Head of Instructional
    Services at Harvard wrote the following for
    Library Journal
  • The combination of content, access, coverage and
    the thesaurus merits it a 10.
  • The bottom line EIPI now called Environment
    Index is highly recommended for academic,
    special and research libraries serving a broad
    range of users.

Environment Complete
  • The new standard for research of the environment

of FT Journals NOT available as FT in any
version of Academic Search or Business Source
Total of FT Journals in the Database
June 2006 September 2007 (projected)
  • Also includes full text of the Conference Papers
    of the North American Association of
    Environmental Education (which are unique to
    Environment Complete)

Environment Complete contains83 full text books
and monographsnot found in other EBSCO products,
  • Agricultural Pollution
  • Air Pollution
  • Building the Ecological City
  • Ecological Effects of Waste Water
  • Energy, Society Environment
  • Encyclopedia of World Environmental History
  • Environment History
  • Environment Politics
  • Environmental Aesthetics
  • Environmental Change
  • Environmental Educationin the 21st Century
  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Environmental Management Governance
  • Environmental Rights
  • Environmental Risk Management Corporate Lending
  • Environmental Risks the Media
  • EnvironmentalToxicology Assessment
  • Environmental ToxicologyCurrent Developments
  • Environmental Transitions
  • Environmentalism
  • Essentials ofEnvironmental Toxicology
  • Fifty Key Thinkers on the Environment

Environment Complete contains83 full text books
and monographsnot found in other EBSCO products,
  • Global Ecology
  • Global Ethics Environment
  • History of EnvironmentalEconomic Thought
  • Institutions inEnvironmental Management
  • International Legal Protectionof Wild Fauna
  • International Scrap Recycling Industry Handbook
  • Local Environmental Sustainability
  • Long-term Environmental Effects of Offshore Oil
    Gas Development
  • Management of Hazardous Substances in the
  • Managing Environmental Pollution
  • Managing Risks of Nitratesto Humans the
  • Marketing, Morality the Natural Environment
  • Modern Environmentalism
  • Natural Environmental Change
  • Pesticides Developments,Impacts Controls
  • Recent Advances in EnvironmentallyCompatible
  • Timescales Environmental Change
  • Transnational Environmental Policy
  • Tropical Environments

Garden, Landscape Horticulture Index (GLHI)
Available Now
  • Topics include horticulture, garden and
    landscape design, history, botany, ecology, plant
    and garden conservation, garden management, and
    horticultural therapy
  • Special focus on environmentally sustainable
    horticultural anddesign practices
  • Wide range of coverage including general
    gardening titles of national, international and
    regional interest, titles devoted to specialty
    gardens and plant groups
  • Periodicals of the major learned societies in
    horticulture, botany, ecology, entomology, and
    plant pathology, and of many plant societies and
    trade associations
  • Commercial horticulture, landscaping, and
    retailing publicationsare represented

GLHI Facts and Figures
  • 393 total serials covered
  • 318 core, and of those, 186 arenot indexed in
    any other database
  • 76 priority, and of those, 45 arenot indexed in
    any other database
  • 150,000 records
  • Updated monthly

Garden, Landscape Horticulture Complete will
contain full text magazines, journals, encyclopedi
as, handbooks, etc., including
Available Now
  • Concise Encyclopedia of Plant Pathology
  • Concise Encyclopedia of Temperate Tree Fruit
  • Handbook of Plant Virology
  • Encyclopedic Dictionary of Plant Breedingand
    Related Subjects
  • Glossary of Vital Terms for the Home Gardener
  • Handbook of Formulas and Software forPlant
    Geneticists and Breeders
  • Handbook of Industrial Crops
  • Handbook of Microbial Biofertilizers

Textile Technology Index (TTI)
  • Formerly Textile Technology Digest first
    published in 1944 by the Institute of Textile
  • Extensive coverage of the scientific and
    technological aspects of textile production and
    processing textile history apparel, home
    furnishings, flooring, and polymer industries
  • Contains indexing and abstracting for over 440
    periodical titles and for thousands of titles
    drawn from sources such as books, conferences,
    theses, technical reports and trade literature

Publications Index
Index TTI World Textiles (Elsevier)
475 1910 to present 445,432 200 1970 to
present 328,000
Textile Technology Complete (TTC)
  • Contains 100 of Textile Technology Index, plus
    full text
  • Provides full text for more than three dozen
    unique journals (NOT available as full text in
    ASP or BSP), including
  • Journal of the Textile Institute (back to 1910)
  • Textile History (back to 1969)
  • Textile The Journal of Cloth Culture
  • Includes full text for more than 125 unique
    monographs (NOT available as full text in ASP or
    BSP, including
  • Atlas of Fibre Fracture Damage to Textiles
  • Handbook of Technical Textiles
  • Handbook of Textile Design
  • Handbook of Textile Fibres - Vol 1 Natural Fibres
  • Handbook of Textile Fibres - Vol 2 Man-Made
  • Handbook of Yarn Production

Planned for release in early 2007
Wildlife Ecology Studies Worldwide (WESW)
  • Worlds largest and most comprehensive index of
    literature regarding mammals, birds, reptiles,
    and amphibians
  • Contains 670,388 records from 1935 to
    presentwith strong international coverage
  • Anthology of 8 wildlife related database files,
  • Wildlife Review Abstracts (464,000 records)
  • Major topic areas include studies of
  • Economics
  • Ecosystems
  • Disease
  • Habitat types
  • Hunting
  • Individual Species
  • Wildlife Management Techniques
  • Parasites
  • Wildlife behavior
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