Articles & Databases
54 resources found.
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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.
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.
Digital library site devoted to Spanish exploration and settlement in North America from the 15th to the early 19th centuries.
Past Masters - Philosophy
A searchable database that contains scholarly texts by major western philosophers.
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.
The electronic version of the complete set Jacques-Paul Migne's collection of the works of the Church Fathers.
Biographical information for individuals mentioned in American Founding Era Papers, both well-known and lesser-known, including soldiers, slaves, authors, and statesmen. The connections between people in this "biographical glossary of the Founding era" are represented in interactive visualization webs.
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.
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.
The PERiodical Source Index (PERSI)
This resource, accessible through the Find My Past database, indexes thousands of historical and genealogical publications, and contains over 2 million entries from these sources. Coverage is centered on publications from the United States and Canada, though periodicals from Britiain, Ireland, and Australia are also included. Researchers should keep in mind that print copies of many of the regional publications indexed in this database are held by the Library and can be located via the catalog or by speaking with a librarian.
Periodicals Archive Online
An interdisciplinary digital archive of hundreds of full text journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences.
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.
Philosopher's Index with Full Text
Indexing, abstracting, and full text of the literature on epistemology, ethics, logic, metaphysics, law, religion and science from periodicals, monographs, and other documents.
An experimental interface to a collection of biographical data describing photographers, studios, manufacturers, and others involved in the production of photographic images. Consisting of names, nationalities, dates, locations and more that have been culled from trusted biographical dictionaries, catalogs and databases, and extensive original research by NYPL Photography Collection staff.
A collection of 30,000 digitized images from books, magazines and newspapers as well as original photographs, prints and postcards, mostly created before 1923.
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.
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.
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.
Coverage of sports, food, the arts, recreation, and other areas of American pop culture for the 1900s through the 2000s. A good modern-era companion to Daily Life Through History. Material is divided into general overviews (Topics) and explorations of issues (Perspectives), supported with articles, images, speeches, and other documentation.
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.
PrivCo is a premier resource for financial data on 900,000 private companies, non-publicly traded corporations, family-owned, private equity-owned, venture-backed & international unlisted companies. Library users must create an account for use in the library only, with their name and email address to access PrivCo, and monthly account limits will apply. This database may be accessed at SIBL only, on library computers, not through Wi-Fi.
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.