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Academic Complete (D|S)

Type: eBook
Subject: General
Language: English
Description: A collection of scholarly ebooks (over 140,000 titles) from leading publishers, covering key academic subject areas, including Business, Health Science, Humanities, Social Science, and STEM.

arXiv.org (D|O)

Type: Article
Subject: Business | Economics | STEM
Language: English
Description: Open access collection contains over one million e-prints in business finance, statistics, quantitative biology, physics, and other STEM fields.

Association Unlimited (S)

Type: Encyclopedia
Subject: N/A
Language: English
Description: A source of information about associations, professional societies, and organizations.

Business Expert Press (BEP) (D|S)

Type: eBook
Subject: Business
Language: English
Description: A collection of academic and practical ebooks that cover various topics in the business fields including accounting, finance, information system, marketing, and supply-chain management, etc.

Business Insights: Global (D|S)

Type: Article | Case Study | Report
Subject: Business | Economics
Language: English
Description: A database with access to comprehensive learning materials, including company profiles, investment and brokerage reports, SWOT reports, case studies, and research articles.

CEIC China Premium Database (S)

Type: Data
Subject: Business | Economics
Language: English | 中文
Subscription: 中国经济数据库 | Daily Database
Description: A database with rich information on various sectors and industries in Chinese market, and facilitated with charting and mapping tools.

CNKI – 中国知网 (S)

Type: Article
Subject: Business | Economics | Humanities | Information & Technology | Science | Social Science
Language: English | 中文
Description: China Knowledge Resources Integrated Database provide access to full text articles in most fields of business, humanities, social science, and STEM.

CS-MAR (S)

Type: Data | Report | Statement
Subject: Business | Economics
Language: English | 中文
Subscription: China Stock Market Series | China Listed Firms Research Series
Description: WKU subscribes to three databases: 1. China stock market financial Database – financial ratios; 2. China listed non-state-owned enterprise database; and 3. China listed firm’s corporate social responsibility research database.

Digital Loeb Classical Library (D|S)

Type: eBook
Subject: Classic Literature | Greek & Latin Literature
Language: English
Description: More than 520 and still growing volumes of the Greek and Latin classical heritage in the database are represented with up-to-date texts and accurate English translations.

Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) (O)

Type: Article
Subject: General
Language: English
Description: DOAJ is a community-curated online directory that indexes and provides access to high quality, open access, peer-reviewed journals.

EBSCO eBook Collection (D|S)

Type: eBook
Subject: Arts & Humanities | Business | Economics | Social Science | STEM
Language: English
Description: A collection of ebooks that covers various topics in the fields of business, economics, humanities, social science, and STEM.

EBSCO EconLit (D|S)

Type: Article
Subject: Business | Economics
Language: English
Description: The database offers full text for hundreds of scholarly journals including the American Economic Association journals with no embargo. It provides links to full text articles in all fields of economics.

Emerald eCase Collection (D|S)

Type: Case Study
Subject: Business
Language: English
Description: The collection contains over 1,500 real-world case studies on a wide range of industries and disciplines from international business schools.

Emerald Management eJournal 200 (D|O|S)

Type: Article | eBook
Subject: General
Language: English
Description: The collection covers 200 scholarly journals in varieties of subjects in the fields of business, education, management, and social science; it also contains open access ebooks and journals.

Global New Product Database (S)

Type: Report
Subject: Business
Language: English
Description: The new product database incorporates and updates 33,000 new products a month from 62 major countries and regions. Detailed data on new products in the food, beverage, beauty, personal care, healthcare, household goods, pet care markets, covering from flavor and materials to packaging and positioning.

HathiTrust Digital Library (O)

Type: Archive | Article | Book | Picture | Report
Subject: General
Language: EnglishDescription: HathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository and access platform providing access to over 10 million volumes of valuable digital resources, including books, archival materials, and articles. Please note that full-text access is provided for reading only, not downloading.

JSTOR (D|O|S)

Type: Article | eBook
Subject: General
Language: English
Description: JSTOR database offers more than 60,000 ebooks through DDA model; it also contains open access books and journals. (Note: If you turn-off VPN and load the JSTOR home page again, but still get Kean U. in the top, you must remove the JSTOR cookie from your browser. If you want a demonstration of removing a JSTOR cookie from Chrome, please contact the Library.)

Literature Criticism Online (D|S)

Type: Article | eBook | Encyclopedia
Subject: English Literature
Language: English
Description: The collection contains scholarly and popular commentary from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books, and periodicals.

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertation (NDLTD) (O)

Type: Thesis | Dissertation
Subject: General
Language: All
Description: The digital library archives over five million electronic theses and dissertations around the world.

Open Access These & Dissertations (OATD) (O)

Type: Thesis | Dissertation
Subject: General
Language: All
Description: The open access collection harvests metadata of open access graduate theses and dissertations from over 1,100 colleges, universities, and research institutions around the world.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context (D|S)

Type: Article | Audio | Statistical Data | Video | Websites
Subject: General
Language: English
Description: The database provides valuable resources, e.g. viewpoints, news articles, journal articles, interview videos, etc., on hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration to marijuana.

PubMed Central (PMC) (O)

Type: Article
Subject: Biomedical & Life Sciences
Language: English
Description: A free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine.

Times Digital Archives, 1785-1985 (D|S)

Type: Newspaper
Subject: N/A
Language: English
Description: It is a complete digital edition of The Times (London).

Westlaw Next (D|S)

Type: Law Materials
Subject: Business, Economics, Law
Language: English
Description: It covers international law materials and provides access to the most comprehensive collection of legal information.

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