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The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary United States federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.
This database provides online access to films produced by the National Film Board.
The National Geographic Society's map and geographical information site contains maps, profiles, and facts about the countries of the world.
Access to issues of the National Post from 1998 to the present (delayed 1 day) is provided here.
This site provides citations and abstracts to current and historic First Nations health research Canada and the United States. This extensive collection includes articles, reports, and surveys dating back to 1652.
Naxos Music Library provides access to more than 30,000 recordings on the Naxos and Marco Polo music labels, as well as selected recordings from other labels. This collection provides access to music in a range of different genres, including classical, world and gospel.
The Naxos Music Library Jazz collection provides access to approximately 2200 jazz recordings on a variety of labels, including the Naxos label. More than 500 different jazz musicians are included in this collection.
Naxos Spoken Word Library provides access to audio books in a variety of different genres, including history, biography, music, literature, fiction, children's titles, Shakespeare's plays and poetry.
Back issues of The New York Times published between 1851 and 2003 are available as part of the ProQuest Historical Newspapers database. This full text collection is fully searchable.
This database provides near real-time access to news from sources including Associated Press, United Press International, PR Newswire, CNN Wire, Xinhua, and Business Wire. Content is archived for 30 days.
This site provides access to sheet music published in19th century California. The collection is searchable, and can also be browsed by image subject (cover page) and music subject.
Access primary documents dedicated to the personal experiences of those immigrating to Canada and the United States between 1800 and 1950. The collection includes hard to find original material and some audio files.
Access biographies, autobiographies, personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, oral histories, video and audio files and images in this collection dedicated to indigenous peoples of North America. This database was formerly known as North American Indian Biographical Database.
This collection represents a “major initiative to provide detailed reference information for every theatrical figure, every play, every theatre, every major production, and every production company, from Colonial times to the present, in both Canada and the United States.” The database can be used to cross-search other Alexander Street Press drama databases.
Access over a 1000 plays by over 200 American women playwrights. The collection includes information about characters, productions, theaters, and production companies as well as selected playbills and production photographs.
Access detailed accounts spanning from colonial times to 1950 in the letters and diaries of women resident in North America. The collection includes published letters and diaries and some unpublished documents as well as biographies and an extensive annotated bibliography.
Access peer-reviewed scientific journals published by the National Research Council, covering a wide range of scientific disciplines.