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ProQuest (Firm)

Works: 839 works in 878 publications in 1 language and 8,128 library holdings
Genres: Abstracts  Periodicals  Directories  History  Terminology  Bibliography 
Roles: Publisher, Printer
Classifications: HM1, 317.3
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Most widely held works by ProQuest (Firm)
ProQuest statistical abstract of the United States ( )
in English and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sociological abstracts ( )
in English and held by 672 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains abstracts of serial literature in sociology and related disciplines from approximately 2,500 journals
EconLit ( )
in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides citations for articles and dissertations in more than 620 journals, books, and working papers on economics, plus full text for more than 560 journals, including the American Economic Association journals with no embargo
ProQuest congressional publications ( )
in English and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides users with access to a comprehensive collection of historic and current congressional information. Includes full text of congressional publications, finding aids, a bill tracking service, public laws and other research materials. The database is an effective source for general research in many academic disciplines, in addition to research related to specific legislative proposals and laws. Researchers can access information about Congress, including member biographical and committee assignment information, voting records, and financial data
The Black condition ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This is the e fourth volume in a unique Schomburg research, study, and teaching resource series. Michigan State University Press, ProQuest, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, and The New York Public Library are pleased to present a unique research, study, and teaching resource for professors and students of black studies. In the more than thirty-five years since the field of black studies established its presence in American higher education, the volume of research, writing, and publications on the global black experience has increased exponentially. With the extraordinary volume of research resources on the black experience currently available, the challenge of selecting appropriate materials for research, study, and teaching has become extremely difficult. Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience is a resource designed to assist users in making such choices."--Jacket
The Washington post index ( )
in English and held by 298 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International aerospace abstracts ( )
in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sociological abstracts ( )
in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides citations from 1952 to the present to journal articles, book reviews, books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers. Major areas of coverage include culture and social structure; demography and human biology; economic development; environmental interactions; evaluation research; family and social welfare; health and medicine and law; history and theory of sociology; management and complex organizations; mass phenomena and political interactions; methodology and research technology; policy, planning, forecast and speculation; radical sociology; religion and science; rural and urban sociology; social development; social differentiation; social psychology and group interaction; sociology of the arts, business, education; studies in violence and power; substance abuse and addiction; welfare services; women's studies
Biocomplexity thesaurus ( )
in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
EEBO Early English books online ( )
in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains more than 125,00 title listed in Pollard & Redgrave's Short-title catalogue (1475-1640), Wing's Short title catalogue (1641-1700) and their revised editions. Also includes the Thomason tracts (1640-1661) collection and the Early English book tract supplement. Covers a wide variety of subjects, including English literature, history, philosophy, linguistics, theology, music, fine arts, education, mathematics, and science
Social services abstracts ( )
in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This database provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services and related areas, including social welfare, social policy and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,300+ serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations and citations to book reviews
ProQuest dissertations & theses (PQDT) ( )
in English and held by 176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes citations for dissertations and theses from around the world, ranging from 1861 to those accepted last semester. Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts; master's theses from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. Digital dissertations and theses are archived as submitted by the degree-granting institution. Some will be native PDF, some PDF image
Physical education index ( )
in English and held by 107 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"These abstracts feature a wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Other coverage includes sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, and sport sociology/psychology. Health education and physical therapy are also covered as they continue to become more prevalent in our society."
Environmental sciences and pollution management ( )
in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides citations and abstracts to the literature of the environmental sciences. The citations describe journal articles, conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs, and selected books and patents
CultureGrams ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Discover the world with CultureGrams, concise cultural and statistical snapshots of every country recognized by the United Nations, from Afghanistan to Zimbabwe. Local experts document the intimate details of each country's customs, traditions, and daily life, with unique perspectives on culture ranging from attitudes, greetings, and gestures, to the arts, recreation, daily diet, and more."--Publisher's description
Solid state and superconductivity abstracts ( )
in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides citations and abstracts to the global literature concerning all aspects of theory, production, and application of solid state materials and devices, as well as high- and low-temperature superconductivity technology. Topics covered include phase, crystal, and mechanical properties of solids, optical and dielectric properties, conductive and magnetic properties, exotic electronic structure and energy gaps, SQUIDs, impurity effects, flux structures and critical current, ceramics and twinning phenomena. Major areas of coverage include solid state metallurgy, electric components and equipment, electric and magnetic materials (including dielectric, conducting, and super-conducting materials, including high temperature superconductors), electronic and thermionic materials (including semiconductor materials), electronic components and tubes (including semiconductor devices and integrated circuits lasers (including solid state and semiconductor lasers), applied physics generally (including physical properties of solids), solid state physics, instruments and measurements
ABI/INFORM complete ( )
in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Article citations and some full text articles in business-related publications. A complete database comprised of ABI/INFORM Global, Dateline, and Trade & Industry
Water resources abstracts ( )
in English and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides citations and abstracts to the technical and scientific literature on water-related topics covering the characteristics, conservation, control, pollution, treatment, use and management of water resources. Abstracts are drawn from journals, books, conference proceedings, and technical reports in the physical and life sciences, as well as from engineering, legal and government publications. The database covers publications worldwide, from 1967-present
ProQuest criminal justice ( )
in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive database of U.S. and international criminal justice journals, including abstracts and indexes, and full text of some titles. Subject coverage: criminology, corrections, law enforcement, criminal law, criminal justice, rehabilitation, drug enforcement, addictions, alcohol, gambling, child abuse, industrial crime, industrial security, and family law
Film index international ( )
in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides in-depth indexing of films from the first silent movies to the latest blockbusters and biographical information for film personalities. It also includes coverage of international film awards and prizes as well as searchable plot summaries and full cast and crew lists. Based on the Summary of film and television database maintained by the British Film Institute
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