The Calvin Choral Music Database (CCMD) contains over 5,000 records that describe choral scores. The core of this database is Calvin' College's choral music library and the collections of two church libraries: LaGrave Ave. Christian Reformed Church and Calvin Christian Reformed Church. The library staff would like to thank church choir directors Merle Mustert (LaGrave) and Kenneth Bos (Calvin CRC) for their generosity in allowing us to use their choral libraries to enrich this database.
"Underlying all we do is our biblical faith in the living God, who made the world, loves it and entrusts it to the care of human society. We carry out research for the conservation and restoration of the natural world and run environmental education programmes for people of all ages." [from website]
Worldcat is a catalog of materials found in hundreds of libraries throughout the world. There are currently over 62 million records in 400 languages extending back to as early as 1,000 B.C. WorldCat is updated daily. It is also available in a free internet version at WorldCat.org.
Communication & Mass Media Complete incorporates the content of CommSearch and the Mass Media Articles Index along with other journals in communication and mass media to create a resource with scope and depth encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline.
JSTOR is a database consisting of full-text articles from scholarly, peer-reviewed journals from nearly every discipline taught at Calvin. Coverage for each journal begins with the first volume, with coverage ending for most titles three and five years ago. A growing number of journals now have coverage up to the present!
Now a ProQuest database, the MLA International Bibliography is a subject index for books, articles and websites published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. It dates back to 1925 and contains over 2.2 million citations from more than 4,400 periodicals.
Academic OneFile is an interdisciplinary database of peer-reviewed,
full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference
sources. Subjects covered are the physical sciences, technology,
medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, and literature.
Provided by the American Psychological Association, PsycINFO offers access to international literature in psychology and related disciplines including psychiatry, education, business, medicine, nursing, pharmacology, law, linguistics, and social work. When you search PsycINFO, you are also searching the Proquest Psychology Journals database and the PsycARTICLE database.
Gale's largest general interest periodical resource, General OneFile,
provides periodical and news information for researchers at all levels.
includes more than 12,000 titles (7,800 full text & 3,600
peer-reviewed journals) with nearly 30 years of
The World Factbook provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities. The "What's New" area on the home page gives snapshots of the important, up-to-the-minute news stories from around the world.
America: History and Life is the definitive index of research covering the
history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to
the present. It covers over 1,700 journal titles published worldwide and includes article citations and book/media reviews.
ARTstor is an image collection which documents artistic traditions across all times and cultures and embraces architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design as well as many other forms of visual and material culture. Modeled after JSTOR, ARTstor draws its content from libraries, museums, photographic archives, publishers, and individual scholars.
AAPG Datapages is the "search-and-retrieval database" of the American Association of Petroleum Geologists. Founded in 1917, the American Association of Petroleum Geologists is currently the world's largest professional geological society.
The membership of AAPG includes geologists, geophysicists, CEOs, managers, consultants, students and academicians. The purpose of the organization is to foster scientific research, advance the science of geology, promote technology and inspire high professional conduct.
PAIS (originally, the Public Affairs Information Service) provides access to sources back to 1914. The database contains records for over half a million journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, web content, and more from over 120 countries. PAIS provides a unique perspective on the 20th century’s most important public and social policies, such as Prohibition, suffrage, pacifism, civil rights, McCarthyism, Vietnam War, and Watergate.
AGRICOLA serves as the catalog and index of the U.S. National Agricultural Library. All aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines are covered,
including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences,
forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems,
agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human
nutrition, and earth and environmental sciences.
An international list for locating links to archival Web sites. Lists over 5000 archival sites with information on holdings of manuscripts, archives, rare books, and historical photographs. Organized geographically.
The HLSI identifies sermons contained in
books owned by the Hekman Library. Find sermon citations based on scripture passage, author, title, keyword, or subject and then use the call number to locate
the book on shelf.
AfricaBib consists of two bibliographic databases indexing Africana periodical literature (Africana Periodical Literature Bibliographic Database) and African Women's literature (African Women Bibliographic Database). Date coverage spans the early 19th C to the present. Also included is a comprehensive bibliography on women travelers and explorers to Africa (Women Travelers, Explorers and Missionaries to Africa Bibliographic Database).
The ACM Digital Library is the full-text repository of papers from publications that have been published, co-published, or co-marketed by ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) and other publishers.
The Aria Database is actually three databases in one, linking from its home page to the Ensemble Database and the Opera Role Database. Altogether, the three contain full text of hundreds of arias, operas, translations, and composer bios, as well as links to over 300 MIDI files.
This database offers abstracts and indexing of an international array of scholarly publications. In addition to articles, Art Abstracts indexes reproductions of works of art. Subjects covered include: Advertising Art, Archaeology, Architecture, Art History, Decorative Arts, Fashion Design, Folk Art, Graphic Arts, Industrial Design, Interior Design, Motion Pictures, Non-Western Art, Painting, Photography, Pottery, Sculpture, Textiles, and Video.
Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory is a bibliographic database providing
detailed, comprehensive, and authoritative information on serial
publications throughout the world. It covers all subjects, and includes
publications that are published regularly or irregularly and are
circulated free of charge or by paid subscription.