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e-help
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Humanities
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e-help Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
General help for ebooks from various sources, guides from college web pages, vendor information, etc.



ebrary Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Access to over 70,000 full text ebooks spanning 16 key academic subject areas, including biology, business, computer science, education, engineering, history, medicine, physics, political science, psychology, and sociology.
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EBSCO eBook Collection Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Access to over 5,000 full text e-books across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Find full text scholarly and reference books in a variety of subjects, including business, economics, computer science, history, political science, art, literature, and science.
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Google Books Information Help Funding Source Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Offers full text of older books in the public domain and limited previews of select recent books.


Greenwood and ABC-CLIO ebooks Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Four ebooks from ABC-CLIO and Greenwood: Art and Architecture of the World's Religions; Crime and Punishment around the World; Encyclopedia of Animal Rights and Animal Welfare; Religions of the World.


MyiLibrary Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Access to over 150 full text ebooks in business, literature, and history. Search by keyword or browse titles by subject.


Online Books Page Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides access to electronic books that are freely available on the web. Available titles tend to be older books that are in the public domain (i.e. copyright on the material has expired). Search by author, title, or subject.


Opposing Viewpoints in Context Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides access to full text literature about current controversial issues such as abortion, capital punishment, climate change, cloning, gun control, immigration, and more. Available material on each topic includes viewpoint essays, topic overviews, newspaper and magazine articles, statistics, and links to related web sites.


Oxford English Dictionary Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Comprehensive dictionary providing the meaning, history, and pronunciation for more than a half million words in the English language, past and present. Print edition located in Reference [Call Number: PE1625.O87].


Palgrave Connect ebooks Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Over 3,000 titles offered in the Humanities, the Social Sciences and Business from recent years. These ebooks are available in collections organized by year of publication and by discipline.
2010-1012 EBOOKS FROM CUNY


Project Gutenberg Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Provides full text for over 27,000 books in the public domain.


Text Archive Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text access to a wide range of fiction, popular books, children's books, historical texts and academic books from Internet Archive.


Textbook Revolution Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Free online textbooks in a wide variety of subject areas including biology, chemistry, economics, history, mathematics, and sociology. All of the books are offered for free by their respective copyright holders for online viewing.


Fine Arts, History, Anthropology, Media

Cambridge Collections Online Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text of the Cambridge Companions book series with over 320 titles and 70,000 essays, which provide introductions and overviews of major topics and figures in literature, art, philosophy, and religion. Also includes the Shakespeare Survey series, a compendium of Shakespeare criticism with each volume devoted to a particular theme or group of plays. (read online)


Cambridge Histories Online Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
The Cambridge Histories have become an established and essential component of the academic research library, and now, for the first time, over 290 of these well-known, used and trusted volumes are available online, adding immense value to the texts and enhancing any aspect of historical research, covering various aspects of world history including law, politics, religion, philosophy, science, and economics.


Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans 1639-1800 Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Digital collection of books, pamphlets and broadsides published in the United States between 1639-1800. Early American Imprints is the definitive resource for primary source research in early American history. Topics covered include agriculture, commerce, education, labor, medicine, military & foreign affairs, politics, religion, slavery, and much more. (download pdf)


Eighteenth Century Collections Online Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Digital collection of books printed in the 18th century, primarily in Great Britain. Subjects covered include history, literature, religion, law, fine arts, science and more. (download pdf)
NEW PART 2 FROM CUNY



E-Reference Collection Information Help Funding Source Full/Some Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Collection of electronic reference books (dictionaries, encyclopedias, handbooks, etc.) available at the CSI Library.



LWW Nursing Book Collection Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Over 300 full text ebooks published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) covering all aspects of nursing including surgery, administration, pediatrics, diagnosis, palliative care, and more.


National Academies Press Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Free full text access to over 3,000 books published by the National Academies Press, including reports by the National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council.


SpringerLink eBooks Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Over 12,500 full text ebooks and reference works published by Springer. Core focus is science, technology, and medicine but includes some titles in the social sciences and humanities.
2009-2011 EBOOKS FROM CUNY



APA PsycNET Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
APA PsycNET® searches vital behavioral science content efficiently with APA PsycNET's uniquely engineered cross-database searching.


Country Studies (free resource) Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Descriptions and analyses of the social, economic, political, and military systems of countries throughout the world.


CQ Press Political Reference Suite Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Full text reference books on American politics including Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History, Encyclopedia of Politics and Religion, and Guide to Political Campaigns in America.


Making of the Modern World Part I and II Information Help Funding Source Full Text Subscription Resource - Proxy Access CUNY Access
Digital collection of economic and business literature published from 1450 to 1914, providing historical insight on the political, social, and economic conditions of the modern era. Part I (1450-1850) provides full-text searching of an abundance of rare books and primary source materials, including: monographs, serials, political pamphlets, government publications, proclamations, and a wide range of ephemera. Part II (1851-1914) includes monographs, reports, correspondence, speeches, and surveys.


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