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P4A Antiques Reference Database

Information in the database is drawn from about fifty leading regional auction houses located throughout the United States, plus other selected specialist auctions.

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Panjiva

A database of global suppliers, manufacturers, and trade professionals.  *This resources requires a user login and password.   Please ask a staff person in the Electronic Information Center at SIBL to log you in. 

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Parallel Histories: Spain, the United States, and the American Frontier

Digital library site devoted to Spanish exploration and settlement in North America from the 15th to the early 19th centuries.

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Past Masters - Philosophy

A searchable database that contains scholarly texts by major western philosophers.

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Patents Searching

Searchable full text and bibliographic patent databases from the US Patent and Trademark Office, which covers the period from 1 January 1976 to the most recent weekly issue date. The full text database also includes links to full page images. This site is a resource for application and general information about patents.

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Patrologia Latina

The electronic version of the complete set Jacques-Paul Migne's collection of the works of the Church Fathers.

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People's Daily

The People's Daily is the official newspaper of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China. With current circulation of 3 million, it offers the Chinese government's policies as well as selective national and international news. Provides full-text coverage of daily issues between 1946 to 2005.

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Performing Arts Yearbook for Europe

Directory of Performing Arts organizations in Europe, including the fields of music, dance, theatre and puppetry. Searchable by name or location.

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Periodicals Archive Online

An interdisciplinary digital archive of hundreds of full text journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences.

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Periodicals Index Online

A database of millions of citiations for articles in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, across more than 300 years. Over 6,000 journals are included. Journals indexed span 37 key subject subject areas and multiple languages.

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Perseus Digital Library

An online collection of textual and visual materials illustrating the Archaic and Classical Greek world.

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PERSI - The PERiodical Source Index

An index covering more tghan 6,500 genealogy and local history periodicals since 1800, searchable by family name, locality, and subject.

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Philadelphia Tribune (1912-2001)

Founded by Christopher James Perry, the Tribune is the oldest, continuously published African American newspaper in the United States.

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Philanthropy In/Sight

Philanthropy In/Sight is an interactive mapping tool that combines the Foundation Center's data on grantmakers and their grants with familiar Google maps to tell the story of philanthropy. Choosing from a wide range of customization options, you can quickly create maps that reveal patterns of giving and funding relationships.

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Philanthropy In/Sight

Philanthropy In/Sight is an interactive mapping tool designed for grantmakers, advisors, policymakers, researchers, academics—virtually anyone interested in the impact of philanthropy around the world.

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Philosopher's Index

Indexes and abstracts the literature on epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, law, religion and science from periodicals, monographs, and other documents.

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Picture Collection Online, NYPL Mid-Manhattan Library

A collection of 30,000 digitized images from books, magazines and newspapers as well as original photographs, prints and postcards, mostly created before 1923.

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Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002)

One of the most nationally circulated Black newspapers, the Courier reached its peak in the 1930s. A conservative voice in the African-American community, the Courier challenged the misrepresentation of African-Americans in the national media and advocated social reforms to advance the cause of civil rights.

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Plunkett Research Online

Industry trends, market research and trends organized in 32 industry research centers. Find statistics, industry data, company contacts, organizations, market trends and more. Also, see the new research center for job seekers. ** Please remember to click to LOG OUT when done, don't just switch to another database. The library has a limited number of licenses for this database and if you do not log out other library users will not be able to access.

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Poole's Index to Periodical Literature (1802-1906)

Available as part of the 19th Century Masterfile, Poole's Index contains indexing of general periodicals published in the United States from 1802 through 1906.

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Popular Magazines

Includes more than 1,000 full text magazine titles, covering subjects such as general interest, social sciences, health, and more. 

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Popular Science

Popular Science is an American monthly magazine founded in 1872 carrying articles for the general reader on science and technology subjects.

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Population Index

A searchable database of annotated citations from books, journals, working papers, dissertations, and bibliographies in the field of demographics and population

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PressDisplay

Provides access to current newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format.  Includes over 2,000 U.S. and international titles.

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Prevention Magazine

Prevention is the #1 healthy lifestyle magazine brand and the 10th largest magazine in the nation, with more than 11 million readers. The top online health magazine destination, Prevention.com has 1.6 million unique visitors each month.

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Prints and Photographs Online Catalog

Allows patron to search for catalog records of prints and photographs held by the Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs, New York Public Library. Researchers can tailor their searches by various categories including the name of the artist, date, and media. The catalog is updated regularly.

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Private School Review

Provides profiles of private elementary day schools & high schools

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Proceedings of the Old Bailey

The Old Bailey was the central criminal court in London, England. This database makes available a fully searchable, digitized collection of all surviving editions of the Old Bailey Proceedings, which contains 197,745 criminal trials

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Project Muse

Provides full-text access to over 500 peer-reviewed scholarly journals and top quality book-length scholarship in the humanities and social sciences.

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Promt

Magazine and newspaper index for companies and industries focusing on markets and products around the world.

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ProQuest Civil War Era (1840-1865)

Search more than 2,000 pamphlets and eight newspaper titles for the years 1840-1865 covering a vast range of Civil War Era research topics reflecting points of view of Northern, Southern, and Border States.

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ProQuest Congressional Publications (1789 - present)

Primary source collection of congressional documents, including hearings on all aspects of U.S. social, economic, and political history. Testimony is provided from a wide range of community leaders and ordinary citizens. House and Senate publications document the transformation of the U.S. from thirteen colonies into a world power, and featured topics include war, nuclear energy, space exploration, terrorism, and human rights, among others.

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Proquest Dissertations and Theses

Includes citations for dissertations from 1861 to those accepted as recently as last semester. Abstracts from 1980 - present. The database represents the work of authors from over 1,000 North American graduate schools and European universities, from a diverse array of academic subjects including literature, languages, art history, music history, philosophy, history, mathematics, psychology, and science.

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ProQuest Historical African American Newspapers

African American historical newspapers throughout the United States. Collections include the Atlanta Daily World 1931-2003, Baltimore Afro-American 1893-1988, Chicago Defender 1910-1975, Cleveland Call and Post 1934-1991, Los Angeles Sentinel 1934-2005, New York Amsterdam News 1922-1993, Norfolk Journal and Guide 1921-2003, Philadelphia Tribune 1912-2001, and Pittsburgh Courier 1911-2002.

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ProQuest Historical Jewish Newspapers

Simultaneous search of the The American Hebrew & Jewish Messenger (1857-1922), The American Israelite (1874-2000),  Boston Advocate (1905-1909), The Israelite (1854-1874), The Jerusalem Post (1950-1988), the Jewish Advocate (1905-1990) and The Jewish Exponent (1887-1990),  and Palestine Post (1933-1950).

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ProQuest Historical Newspapers

Searchable full-text and page images of all ProQuest Historical Newspaper databases, which include titles related to New York, Chicago, Atlanta, Baltimore, Los Angeles, Washington, D.C., the American Jewish Newspaper Series, and the United Kingdom.

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ProQuest Research Library

Provides articles from periodicals covering arts, business, children, education, health, humanities, law, multicultural studies, sciences, social sciences, and general interest. Full text is available for nearly two-thirds of its titles.

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PsycARTICLES

From the American Psychological Association (APA), a definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology.

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