APU Library Database Changes
Posted: February 2, 2011
The following databases have been ADDED to the APU Libraries' collection:
- ABI/INFORM Complete - This database is the most comprehensive ABI/INFORM database, comprised of ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, ABI/INFORM Dateline and ABI/INFORM Archive, featuring over 3,000 full-text journals, 25,000 Dissertations, 14,000 SSRN working papers, key newspapers such as The Wall Street Journal and The Financial Times, as well as country-and industry-focused reports and data. [About]
- National Newspaper Abstracts - Abstracts and some full text from local and regional newspapers. [About]
The following databases have new URLs and a new interface:
- ABI/INFORM Dateline - This database is now part of ABI/INFORM Complete.
- ABI/INFORM Global - This database is now part of ABI/INFORM Complete.
- ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry - This database is now part of ABI/INFORM Complete.
- IIMP - The International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text database contains abstracts and some full text of articles from popular and scholarly music journals. [About]
- Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts - Citations and abstracts covering all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. [About]
- Physical Education Index - Citations and abstracts for articles from physical education journals.
- PILOTS - The Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress database includes citations to literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events. [About]
- ProQuest Databases - Search across multiple databases covering the arts and humanities, natural sciences, and social sciences.
- ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - Information about dissertations published at U.S. and international universities. Full text is provided for all dissertations published from 1997-present.
- ProQuest Religion - Abstracts and some full text for articles from religion journals. [About]
- ProQuest Research Library - Search the full collection of journals, magazines and newspapers for information on a broad range of general reference subjects. [About]
- Social Services Abstracts - Abstracts of articles focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.
- Sociological Abstracts - Abstracts of articles on sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
The following databases have been DELETED from the APU Libraries' collection:
- Alternative Press Index
- Alternative Press Index Archive
- Business and Industry
- Business Management
- Contemporary Women's Issues
- Disclosure Corporate Snapshots
- Digital Dissertations
- Communication Abstracts
- DAAI: Design and Applied Arts Index
- Illustrata: Technology Index
- Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
The following databases WILL BE DELETED from the APU Libraries' Collections:
- Biology Digest (Access ends 6/30/2011)
- Books in Print (Access ends 6/30/2011)
- Business Dateline (Access ends 2/28/2011)
- Dissertation Abstracts (Access ends 2/28/2011)
- GEOBASE (Access ends 6/30/2011)
- Newspaper Abstracts (Access ends 2/28/2011)
- Periodical Abstracts (Access ends 2/28/2011)
- SIRS Researcher (Access ends 6/30/2011)
For more information on the new ProQuest interface, please see the ProQuest website.
For more information about added, changed, or deleted databases, please contact Kimberley Stephenson.