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Designed specifically for academic institutions, ASC is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals.
Curated for the educational experience, the massive depth of content (62,000 titles) and breadth of content-types (such as documentaries, films, demonstrations) in Academic Video Online makes it a useful resource for many disciplines.
The AtoZ World Food database of recipes, cultural articles, and ingredient information brings international cuisines to you, from Albanian byrek to Zimbabwean matemba. Click "more..." to see trial access information.
Industry and market research data are available in intelligence reports. On a global scope, IBIS provides analyst's insights using economic and demographic data. Includes US, Canada, Australia, China, New Zealand, and the UK.
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.
At the O'Reilly web page, you are instructed to "Just enter your academic institution email below."
Create a new name by adding any prefix to:
for example, email@example.com . This will a new prefix for each person.
Access to the most current knowledge, trends, conversations, and real-world experiences in business and technology through O'Reilly eBooks. O’Reilly includes tech and business content from more than 250 publishers - along with videos, case studies, expert-curated learning paths and self-assessments on exclusive O'Reilly-produced content from world-renowned innovators and corporate leaders.
SAGE Knowledge contains information suited to all levels of researchers, from undergraduate students starting their first research projects, to experienced faculty members. It will help to:
- Find SAGE eBook and eReference content
- Identify key research
- Search for quick explanations of terms or concepts
- Find in-depth overviews of topics across the social sciences