Although many of the online resources to which the Yale Library subscribes
are restricted by licensing agreements, a number of such products are
not. See below for a sampling of favorites recommended by the Library's
selectors and subject specialists.
Internet Movie Database (IMDb) - Highly
comprehensive and in some ways superior to a number of print resources
and fee-based online databases
Census Bureau's American
Oyez - At Northwestern University;
RealAudio of oral arguments before the U.S. Supreme Court.
Federal Judges Biographical
Database - Biographical information for all federal judges since 1789.
at the Yale Law School
Science, Technology, and Medicine
- Available from the National Library of Medicine, a free interface to
Medline, the premier bibliographic database for the biomedical literature.
It also provides linking to all the genome databases.
Handbook of Latin American Studies
Jewish History Resource Center
-- Contains links to numerous resources including online texts, bibliographies,
archives, maps, and more (from Hebrew University).
database - Provides links and rankings for Internet resources on the
Middle East and Islam. Researchers may find the listing of scholarly journals
useful. It is arranged by full text, abstracts or table of contents.
of America - From the University of Michigan and Cornell University.
Texas State Historical
Association - Six volume Handbook of Texas. Scholarship in the handbook
is definitive and the association put it online the same year they published
the printed volumes. The electronic version has a variety of search and
navigation tools and is well integrated into the Association's other Web
Early Canadiana Online - A project
of Canadian Institute for Historical Microreproductions, National Library
of Canada, Universit Laval Library, University of Toronto Library, and
Bibliothque nationale du Qubec. A large part of this data is free amd
unlicensed. Collections include: Canadian Women's History, Champlain Society
Publications, Colonia Government Journals, English Canadian Literature,
Hudson's Bay, Jesuit Relations, and Native Studies.
Center - Incorporating electronic resources into the teaching of religion.
DiCamillo Companion to British and
Irish Country Houses