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Ebooks that cover many disciplines.
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Database of journals and books in all disciplines.
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A shared collection of theological e-books available to borrow/download for 14 days.
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Reference e-books on literature, history, health, and science.
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Professionally developed subject encyclopedia collection. Similar to Wikipedia yet with articles written by known subject experts.
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Academic books, encyclopedias, and dictionaries in the social sciences.
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Broad selection of books for reliable, brief entries on many subjects.
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Large collection of ebooks published by Oxford University Press.
Oxford Art Online This link opens in a new window
Art focused full-text source for finding background information about art and artists.
Oxford Music Online This link opens in a new window
Well-known source for background articles on music, mostly focused on Western Art music, with some coverage of Jazz, non-western and folk music.
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Deep Blue by the University of Michigan provides access to scholarly research, teaching, and creativity.
EBSCO Open Dissertations
Search for Open Access dissertations held by repositories worldwide.
OhioLINK ETD Center
The ETD Center is a free, online database of Ohio's undergraduate, masters and doctoral theses and dissertations from participating OhioLINK member schools. It contains the abstract for all included theses and dissertations. The full-text is also available if it was submitted.
Open Access Theses & Dissertations
OATD.org aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions.
PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge. You can quickly and easily locate dissertations and theses relevant to your discipline, and view the complete text in PDF format.
SUNScholar Research Repository
Repository of dissertations from Stellenbosch University Library which contains doctoral degrees in Ancient Studies.
University of Pittsburgh ETD
Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) are theses or dissertations prepared as text-based PDF files. ETDs can contain non-text elements such as multimedia, sound, video, and hypertext links.