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JSTOR Off-Campus Authentication

JSTOR harbors the complete digital archives of core scholarly journals starting with the
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first issue of each, with some databases dating back to the 1800s. New titles and fields are being added regularly. Journals within the following disciplines are available in JSTOR: African American Studies, African Studies, American Indian Studies, Anthropology, Aquatic Sciences, Archaeology, Architecture & Architectural History, Art & Art History, Asian Studies, Astronomy, Biological Sciences, Botany & Plant Sciences, British Studies, Business, Classical Studies, Development Studies, Developmental & Cell Biology, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Economics, Education, Feminist & Women's Studies, Film Studies, Finance, Folklore, General Science, Geography, Health Policy, Health Sciences, History, History of Science, Irish Studies, Jewish Studies, Language & Literature, Latin American Studies, Law, Library Science, Linguistics, Management & Organizational Behavior, Marketing & Advertising, Mathematics, Middle East Studies, Music, Paleontology, Performing Arts, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, Psychology, Public Policy & Administration, Slavic Studies, Sociology, and Statistics.
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International Index to Music Periodicals (IIMP) Off-Campus Authentication

This database provides indexing and abstracts for hundreds of international music
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periodicals from over 20 countries, plus full text for more than 140 of the indexed journals. The database currently includes over 770,000 records, the majority from the most recent ten years of publication. Some complete journal runs are included, with indexing back to 1874. Over 40 are full-text titles. One simultaneous user.
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Oxford Music OnlineOff-Campus Authentication

"Offering users the ability to access and cross-search multiple music reference resources
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in one location. With Grove Music Online as its cornerstone, Oxford Music Online also contains The Oxford Companion to Music (revised 2011), which offers more than 8,000 articles on composers, performers, conductors, instruments and notation, forms and genres, and individual works; and The Oxford Dictionary of Music, 2nd edition (revised 2006), which supplements Grove's more-extensive articles with content geared toward undergraduates and general users. Both of these sources are included in subscriptions to Grove Music Online."
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Classical Music Library Off-Campus Authentication

"Classical Music Library is an ever-growing, fully searchable classical music resource
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—a comprehensive database of distinguished classical recordings. It includes tens of thousands of licensed recordings that users can listen to on the Internet. The audio selections are cross-referenced to a database of supplementary reference information. Users browse, search, click, and then listen to the music over the Internet through their headphones." Selections range from the earliest Gregorian chants to works by modern composers - including symphonic music, vocal & instrumental music, choral works, and other forms. Read more.
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Naxos Music Library Off-Campus Authentication

"Naxos is the world's leading producer of classical music.
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Naxos produces more new recordings than any other label or corporate entity. The library offers the complete Naxos, Marco Polo and Da Capo catalogues as well as Jazz and World music, educational products and a growing range of Historical recordings featuring the biggest performers in the history of classical music." Genres of music included are "Classical, Jazz Contemporary, World / Folk, New Age, [and] Chinese." Categories covered include "Ballet, Chamber Music, Choral, Composers, Concertos, Educational, Film Music, Instrumental Musicals, Opera/Operetta, Orchestral, Vocal [and] Collections."
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Naxos Music Jazz Off-Campus Authentication

Naxos Music Library Jazz is one of the most comprehensive collections of Jazz music
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available online. It offers close to 45,000 tracks of jazz from over 3,800 albums. Over 7000 jazz artists are represented. Naxos Music Library Jazz comprises Naxos Jazz and the 22 labels of Fantasy Jazz. Naxos Jazz, along with Prophone and Proprius, brings you the world of international Jazz, covering Sweden and Scandinavian jazz artists. US-based Fantasy has the world's deepest jazz catalogue and offers the very best in blues and R&B.
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IPA Source Off-Campus Authentication

"The web's largest library of IPA transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and
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art song texts." "IPA Source was developed to benefit singers, teachers, and all those interested in the correct and knowledgeable performance of vocal literature. What started in 2003 as a support site for students in a university diction class has grown into the largest collection of literal translations and International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions on the web. The goal of IPA Source is to promote the comprehension and accurate pronunciation of foreign language texts in art song and opera in order that the singer may imbue each syllable with the appropriate emotional content."
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ERIC Off-Campus Authentication

Education Research Information Center provides access to education literature
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and resources. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.

ERIC contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents from ERIC back to 1966. EBSCOhost provides an online thesaurus of descriptor terms under Subject Search.
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Education Full-Text Off-Campus Authentication

Indexes and abstracts over 1,049 international periodicals, monographs, and yearbooks,
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covering 95 periodicals not indexed in ERIC. Over 240 full-text periodicals titles are included.
Limited to 30 simultaneous users.
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Education Research CompleteOff-Campus Authentication

"Includes all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and
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educational specialities, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete also covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues. The database provides indexing and abstracts for nearly 2,400 journals, as well as full text for over 1,400 journals. This database also includes full text for more than 550 books and monographs, and full text for numerous education-related conference papers."
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