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This database provides details on businesses and households within the U.S. Users can search by business name, industry, geography, or business size. This resource is provided by To use this resource from within Rhode Island, no barcode or password is needed; access is authenticated by IP address. 

ABI/Inform Global B Z

Search more than one thousand publications for trade and industry news and information. This database contains publications on every major industry, including finance, insurance, transportation, construction, and many more.

ABI/Inform Trade & Industry B Z

ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry includes in-depth coverage of companies, products, executives, trends, and other topics. Users can study and compare specific trades and industries, including telecommunications, computing, transportation, construction, petrochemicals, and many others.

Academic Search Premier B Z

Academic Search Premier contains full text and peer-reviewed journals in many academic subject areas and is great starting place for any topic.

Access Medicine B

Access Medicine provides a multi-disciplinary collection of medical textbooks, study tools, patient education handouts, cases, and more.

Accounting & Tax B Z

The Accounting & Tax database brings together global scholarly journals and other key resources, including sources from current news to professional to academic journal articles, covering the trends and history influencing important accounting, tax, banking, and financial issues of the day. 

ACP Journal Club B

ACP (American College of Physicians) Journal Club helps you stay current with the latest evidence-based clinical information relevant to internal medicine and its subspecialties. Reviewing over 130 leading medical journals, this monthly feature in Annals of Internal Medicine contains an editorial, easy to read abstracts, and a page of other notable articles.

Ad Age Datacenter B

This database contains advertiser family trees, "Agency Reports," "100 Leading National Advertisers," and spending by brand and media type. Limited to 1 simultaneous user. On-Campus use only. See Research & Instruction Desk for login.

This website contains 5 separate databases: African Women, Africana Periodical Literature, Women Travelers, Explorers and Missionaries to Africa, DISA: Digital Innovation South Africa and African Studies Abstracts Online. This is a rich resource containing citations as well as full-text articles.


This resource aggregates news stories from major news organizations and classifies them by political/ideological bias. Useful way to compare the use of persuasive language in the media.

AMA: OWL at Purdue

The OWL at Purdue University provides guidance on how to cite sources using American Medical Association (AMA) Style, including examples for print and electronic sources.

AMA: Reference Citation Format

AMA citation guide from New York Medical College Health Sciences Library.

American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA)

Founded in 1968, the American Academy of Physician Assistants is the national professional society for physician assistants. It represents a profession of more than 100,000 certified PAs across all medical and surgical specialties in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, the majority of the U.S. territories and the uniformed services.

American Anthropological Association

The American Anthropological Association (AAA), the primary professional society of anthropologists in the United States since its founding in 1902, is the world's largest professional organization of individuals interested in anthropology.

American Family Physician B

American Family Physician (AFP) is the AAFP's peer-reviewed and evidence-based clinical journal. Published semimonthly in print and online, AFP delivers concise, easy-to-read clinical review articles for physicians and other health care professionals.

American Psychological Association (APA) COVID-19 Information and Resources

Continually updated by APA for psychologists, health care workers and the public.

Annotated Bibliography

Guide to the annotated bibliography process from Cornell University.

Anthrosource B Z

Full-text access to over 30 Anthropology journal titles. Anthrosource full-text access to the current issues for 15 of the American Anthropological Association's (AAA) most critical peer-reviewed publications, including American Anthropologist, American Ethnologist, Anthropology and Education Quarterly, and Medical Anthropology Quarterly, as well as an electronic archive of all AAA journals.

APA PsycArticles B

APA PsycARTICLES, from the American Psychological Association (APA), offers full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in the field of psychology.

APA PsycInfo B

APA PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association (APA), includes abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations.

APA: Citing Business Databases- Michigan State

Examples of citations for business databases hosted by the Michigan State University Business Library.

APA: OWL at Purdue

Examples of print and electronic resource citation from Purdue University.

ArcGIS Online B Z

Connect people, locations, and data using interactive maps created with ArcGIS Online. Work with smart, data-driven styles and intuitive analysis tools that deliver location intelligence. First time users: create an ArcGIS Public Account in order to access the free resources. Please note--there is limited usage and capabilities and is meant for non-commercial use only.

Archway Investment Fund Resources B

Research databases and resources for the Archway Investment Fund program, which, along with the C.V. Starr Financial Markets Center, includes access to a variety of financial tools and resources, such as Factset, CRSP, and the NYSE Trade and Quote Database. Please contact the Finance Department to request access to these resources.


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