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VoS : Voice of the Shuttle

Links to humanities and humanities-related resources on the Internet. With annotations.

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Wall Street Journal (ProQuest Digitized Newspapers: Recent) January 1, 2008 to 3 months ago
Wall Street Journal (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) July 8, 1889 to 17 years ago
Coverage:1889 to 3 months ago

Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. Includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
 

Other Library subscriptions with full text access to the Wall Street Journal:

  • Wall Street Journal (plain-text) via Factiva: June 13, 1979 to the present
  • Wall Street Journal (microfilm): MILLS 3rd floor cabinets; January 4, 1960 to the present 
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Washington Post (ProQuest Digitized Newspapers: Recent) January 1, 2008 to 3 months ago
Washington Post (ProQuest Historical Newspapers) December 6, 1877 to 17 years ago
Coverage:1877 to 3 months ago

Full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. Includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.

Other Library subscriptions with full text access to the Washington Post:

  • Washington Post (plain-text) via LexisNexis: January 1, 1977 to the present
  • Washington Post (plain-text) via Factiva: January 1, 1984 to the present
  • Washington Post (microfilm): MILLS 3rd floor cabinets; 1969 to the present
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Web of Science (All Databases) (formerly Web of Knowledge)

The Web of Science platform provides access to the following products and databases:

  • BIOSIS Previews
  • KCI-Korean Journal Database
  • MEDLINE
  • Russian Science Citation Index
  • SciELO Citation Index
  • Web of Science Core Collection:  Arts & Humanities Citation Index, Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, Conference Proceedings Citation Index, and Emerging Sources Citation Index

Also includes access to the EndNote web citation manager (see link at top of  Web of Science screen). Accounts must initially be created from within the McMaster IP range.

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Wiley Online
Coverage:Varies: 1995 onwards for many titles. Includes backfiles for former Blackwell titles.

Provides fulltext articles from more than 1400 journals in a wide range of subjects.

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Women and Social Movements in the United States 1600-2000

Gives access to more than 2400 primary documents, as well as books, images, scholarly essays, book reviews, Web site reviews, and teaching tools, all documenting the multiplicity of women

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Women's Magazine Archive
Coverage:1846-2005

Provides archival runs of leading women’s consumer magazines of the 20th century, documenting evolving assumptions about gender roles and cultural mores.  All content, including advertisements, is fully searchable.  The titles included are:

  • Better Homes & Gardens (1922 to 2005)
  • Chatelaine (1928 to 2005)
  • Good Housekeeping (1885 to 2005)
  • Ladies’ Home Journal (1883 to 2005)
  • Parents (1926 to 2005)
  • Redbook (1903 to 2005)

Collection 2 titles:

  • Cosmopolitan (1886 to 2005)
  • Essence (1970 to 2005)
  • Seventeen (1944 to 2005)
  • Town and Country (1846 to 2005)
  • Woman’s Day (1937 to 2005)
  • Women’s International Network News (1975 to 2003)

   

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World Communism: Pamphlets from McMaster University
Coverage:1901-1969

Digitized from originals held by the Library's Research Collections.  This collection contains uncatalogued pamphlets pertaining to communism, socialism, and class struggle.  The pamphlets are global in scope, although they are all in English unless otherwise noted.  The bulk of the collection originates from China and Soviet Russia during the post-WWII period, although Cuba and Britain are strongly represented as well.

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World Newspaper Archive
Coverage:1800 to 1922; varies by title

Provides three collections of nineteenth and early twentieth-century  newspapers from Latin America, Africa, and Southeast Asia.  This primary sources collection facilitates the study of regional history, including colonialization.

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WorldCat (McMaster only)
WorldCat Open WorldCat

WorldCat is the world's largest library catalogue, merging the holdings of over 72,000 institutions worldwide. The database includes books, journals, maps, recordings, films, scores, and other materials located in public, academic, corporate, school and specialized libraries all over the world. McMaster's holdings will be listed first. Items not in our library can be requested via RACER (interlibrary loans).

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