Provides complete full-text access to an archive of back issues of selected scholarly journals from the following subscribed collections: Arts & Sciences (I - XI), Life Sciences, and Ireland. Subject coverage includes: African and African American Studies, anthropology, archaeology, architecture, art and art history, Asian Studies, biology, botany, British Studies, business, classical studies, economics, education, film studies, finance, folklore, geography, health sciences, history, Ireland, Jewish Studies, language and literature, Latin American Studies, law, linguistics, mathematics, Middle East Studies, music, paleontology, performing arts, philosophy, political science, psychology, public administration, religion, science, Slavic Studies, sociology, Women's Studies, statistics and zoology. Other types of publications indexed include monographs, pamphlets, images, and manuscripts.
MinerQuest is the easiest way to search as many of the UTEP Library's databases + its catalog at once. Results will include articles of all types, books, e-books, government documents, streaming videos, and encyclopedia articles. A good all-purpose search tool.
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The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription. Submit feedback to email@example.com.
Provides online access to a fully-integrated resource center for physical therapy students, educators, and those in practice seeking to maintain certification. Features leading McGraw-Hill textbooks, interactive imaging content, multimedia, and curriculum support tools. Includes detailed information concerning modalities; videos and animations; a customizable curriculum tool that can be used to assign, manage, and track the progress of student assignments; an online cadaver dissection resource for the study of anatomy and physiology; a drug and medication database, and references to primary literature.
Provides complete full-text access to a comprehensive collection of reference works including encyclopedias, handbooks, images, audio and video files. Subject coverage is multidisciplinary.
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Content hosting platform that provides full-text access to a multidisciplinary collection of electronic books (e-books) from leading publishers. Subject coverage includes a wide variety of topics in the health sciences, humanities, social sciences, science, technology, and more. Access to full-text content is based on institutional subscriptions and purchases. Dates of coverage vary by title. Updates vary. NOTE: This new hosting platform includes e-book content from the former ebrary (ProQuest) and EBL (ProQuest) platforms. Collections funded by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission's (TSLAC) TexShare (CORE) consortium include: ProQuest e-Libro Premium and the ProQuest Science and Technology E-Book Subscription.
Provides indexing, abstracting, and full-text content for publications of the Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD). Access to full-text is based on institutional subscriptions. Coverage and updates vary by title. NOTE: Free, 30-day trial of the complete OECD iLibrary runs from January 02, 2017 to February 01, 2017. Submit feedback to UTEP Library Serials & Electronic Resources Team (SERT).
Online course designed to prepare individuals who want to become naturalized U.S. citizens for the Civics, Reading, and Writing portions of the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) Naturalization Test. Course content includes a series of 100 instructional videos along with practice exercises and quizzes in both English and Spanish. User registration with a "utep.edu" e-mail address is required. Pronunciator account holders may use the same login credentials to access ProCitizen. Updates vary. See also: Pronunciator. This database is made possible by TexShare.
Language-learning service that provides users with access to a broad collection of online courses for over 80 different languages covering all levels of vocabulary and grammar from basic to advanced study. Course modules are designed to help users learn to speak, read, and write in the selected language through activities, drills, and quizzes developed by language educators. Service includes live tutors for interactive coaching, feature films, music with lyrics, pronunciation analysis, and more. Also features English as a Second Language (ESL) support for 50 non-English languages, free apps for Android, Apple, and Kindle Fire devices, and a Spanish-language interface. User registration with a "utep.edu" e-mail address is required. Updates vary. See also: ProCitizen.
Provides access to Collection 1 (1970-2012) of the Historical Abstracts of the United States as published by the Census Bereau. Each abstract is a one-volume, comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Data tables can be downloaded as .pdfs and .xls files. Subject coverage includes Business, Criminal Justice, Economics, Political Science, Social Sciences, Science, Sociology and Women's Studies. NOTE: This database is funded in its entirety by the Academic Library Collection Enhancement Program (ALCEP) through the General Libraries of the University of Texas at Austin.
Provides full-text/full-image access to the archival case file records of the Immigration and Naturalization Service (INS). Subject coverage includes Asian immigration and exclusion, especially Japanese and Chinese migration, to California, Hawaii, and other U.S. states; Mexican immigration to the U.S. from 1906-1930; Ellis Island reports and correspondence (1900-1933); and European immigration. Also includes extensive case files on INS regulation of prostitution, white slavery, and on suppression of radical aliens. Coverage: 1880 to 1930 (overall).
Allows simultaneous searching and discovery across multiple ProQuest databases for global publications in science and technology subject areas, including the following collections: Advanced Technologies and Aerospace, Agricultural Science, Aquatic Science, Atmospheric Science, Biological Science, Computer Science, Earth Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, and Materials Science. Comprehensive subject coverage includes biology, fisheries and wildlife, education, geography, human and veterinary medicine, pharmacy and pharmacology, meteorology, public health and safety, water resources, conservation, forestry, civil and mechanical engineering, engineered materials, telecommunications, electronics, physics, and more. Publications indexed include scholarly journals, trade journals, conference papers and proceedings, blogs, podcasts and websites, books, dissertations and theses, figures, government and official publications, historical and contemporary newspapers, magazines, maps, technical reports, tables, wire feeds, working papers, video and audio, and other resources. Most citations include abstracts and some include full-text or link to full-text content, based on institutional subscriptions. Coverage and updates vary by collection, ranging from 1946 - present (overall).
Provides access to a digital streaming video library of clinical training vignettes based on the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) and selected real-life behavioral case studies developed for the purpose of "symptom recognition." Content includes DSM Case Scenarios Series, DSM Military Case Scenarios Series, Assessment Tools, Coping Mechanisms and Defenses, Human Development Stages (Erik Erikson), Kohlberg Moral Development Stages, and Mental Disorder/Illness Symptoms.
Provides access to evidence-based medical content that is researched, created, and continually updated by leading physicians. Includes summaries and patient treatment recommendations for a comprehensive array of topics across many different specialties along with medical reference resources, links to articles from medical research journals, medical calculators, patient education information, and summaries of new research findings by specialty.
Fully-integrated open-access site designed to showcase the publications and expertise of researchers from The University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) as reflected in Elsevier's Scopus database. This customized institutional portal provides a coordinated, evidence-based approach to UTEP's research and collaboration strategies for the purpose of increasing the visibility of UTEP faculty and academic research staff to local, state, national, and international research and business communities. The database can be used to search for UTEP expertise, facilties, equipment, and research opportunities as well as to facilitate collaborations. Updates vary. See also: INFLUUENT: The University of Texas System, UTEP Expertise Connector, COS PIVOT, and DigitalCommons@UTEP.