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Balkan Insight - Contains Full Text

Balkan Insight is a publication of the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN), that focuses on news, analysis, commentary and investigative reporting from the Western Balkans Region: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Romania and Serbia. [info]

Coverage:  2005 - Present

Baltimore Afro-American Historical Newspaper - Contains Full Text

Founded by former slave John Henry Murphy, Sr when he merged three church publications, The Baltimore Afro-American became one of the most widely circulated African-American newspapers on the Atlantic Coast. In addition to featuring the first black female reporter (Murphy’s daughter) and female sportswriters, the paper’s contributors have included writer Langston Hughes, intellectual J Saunders Redding, artist Romare Bearden, and sports editor Sam Lacy, whose column influenced the desegregation of professional sports. Through the decades, the newspaper fought for equal employment rights, urged African-American participation in politics, and advocated state-funded higher education for blacks. [info]

Coverage:  1893 - 1988

Baltimore Sun Historical Newspaper - Contains Full Text

The Baltimore Sun (1837-1987) is among the most distinguished newspapers in American journalism. [info]

Coverage:  1837 - 1987

Banking Daily - Contains Full Text

Provides the latest news and analysis of legislative, regulatory, and legal developments in the banking industry. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  1999 - present

Banking Information Source - Contains Full Text

National and international information on the financial services industry, including banking trends, products, companies, issues and operations. [info]

Coverage:  1971 - Current

Banking Report - Contains Full Text

Provides current news and analysis of banking legislation, regulatory requirements, and litigation at state and federal levels, and from key financial centers around the world. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  1987 - present

Bankruptcy Law Resource Center - Contains Full Text

A comprehensive resource for bankruptcy attorneys, with in-depth practice-oriented news, full text of cases, the federal Bankruptcy Code and Rules with annotations, and legal analysis. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  2001 - present

Bates' visual guide to physical examination - Contains Full Text

This 19 part video streaming version of the 4th edition provides the foundation for performing physical examination and taking the patient history. [info]

Note(s):  Please see the system requirements on the page for viewing the videos.

Bayeux Tapestry Digital Edition - Contains Full Text

This electronic edition reassembles all of the Tapestry in a continuous scrolling format, and presents annotations of scholarship precisely keyed to relevant sections of the textile. [info]

BBC News: Country Profiles - Contains Full Text

Full profiles provide an instant guide to the history, politics, and economic backgrounds of countries. [info]

Updated:  Continuously

BBC Shakespeare Plays - Contains Full Text

Streaming video of full length classic dramatic performances of 37 Shakespeare plays produced by BBC and Time-Life films. [info]

BCC Research - Contains Full Text

BCC Research provides global market research reports which cover market intelligence, five-year forecasting, statistical and analytical data, key players, market share, industry structure and dynamics, and technology trends and shifts. [info]

Beilstein CrossFire


Benedict de Spinoza, opera - Contains Full Text

The InteLex Past Masters database Benedict de Spinoza is the complete electronic edition of the complete works of Spinoza in Latin and Dutch based on a corrected version of the authoritative edition of Carl Gebhardt. [info]

Language:  Dutch,Latin

Benefits Practice Resource Center - Contains Full Text

This resource for pension and employee benefits practitioners features authoritative, in-depth, and practice-oriented news, analysis, and practice tools organized into six topical and practice areas — Pensions & Retirement, Health Benefits, Fringe & Welfare Benefits, Compliance & Enforcement, Litigation, and Executive Compensation. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  2003 - present

Bentham Open-Access Journals

This database will eventually include up to 200 peer-reviewed open access journals. [info]

Coverage:  2007 - Present

Bentham: The Correspondence of Jeremy Bentham - Contains Full Text

This database includes the 10 published volumes from the definitive Bentham Project, which is ongoing. [info]

Bentham: The Works of Jeremy Bentham - Contains Full Text

This database contains Bentham's published and unpublished works from the definitive and ongoing Bentham Project. [info]

Berkeley: The Works of George Berkeley, Bishop of Cloyne - Contains Full Text

This database contains all Berkeley's texts included in the 9-volume T E Jessop and A A Luce edition. [info]

BI Intelligence - Contains Full Text

Reports, news notes, and charts and data focusing on five key areas: Mobile, Digital Media, Payments, E-Commerce and the Internet of Things. [info]


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Bible in English (990-1970) - Contains Full Text

This collection contains twenty versions of the Bible. [info]

Coverage:  990-1970

Bibliografia Mesoamericana

The Bibliografía Mesoamericana, jointly supervised by John Weeks of the Museum Library of the University of Pennsylvania and Sandra Noble of the Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies, Inc. [info]

Coverage:  1514 -
Updated:  Continuously

Bibliographie de la Littérature Française - Contains Full Text

The online BLF is an inventory of all the studies which have appeared in France and abroad since 1998 concerning French and Francophone literature from the sixteenth century to the present day. [info]

Language:  French

Bibliographie der Deutschen Sprach- und Literaturwissenschaft

This is the premier bibliography covering Western-language studies of German language and literature. [info]

Coverage:  1980 - present
Updated:  Annually
Language:  German

Bibliographie Linguistique (BLonline)

Bibliographie Nationale Francaise

This publication describes books and serials published, printed or distributed in France and received by the Bibliotheque Nationale de France through legal deposit. [info]

Language:  French

Bibliography of Africana Periodical Literature Database

As of February 2004 this database contains over 49,000 citations from over 400 English language and multi-lingual journal and periodicals that specialize in African Studies or consistently cover the African Continent and represents Africana materials from over twenty nations within North America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. [info]

Coverage:  1950s-
Updated:  Continuously

Bibliography of American Literature (BAL)

The Bibliography of American Literature (9 vols, Yale University Press, 1955-1991) provides nearly 40,000 records of the literary works of approximately 300 American writers from the period of the Revolution to 1930. [info]

Coverage:  American Revolution to 1930
Updated:  Completed set of works, no updates planned

Bibliography of Asian Studies

Citations to articles published worldwide from 1971 for East, Southeast and South Asia. [info]

Coverage:  1971-present (substantial publication lag)

Bibliography of British and Irish History

The Bibliography of British and Irish History covers over 600 journals for articles, as well as books and collections of essays. [info]

Note(s):  Please click on the 'Enter Databases' link. Then select 'Bibliography of British and Irish History'. Limited to 3 users at a time.
Updated:  3 times per year

Bibliography of Slavery and World Slaving

'The Bibliography of Slavery is a searchable database containing verified references (except as noted) to approximately 25,000 scholarly works in all academic disciplines and in all western European languages on slavery and slaving, worldwide and throughout human history, including modern times. [info]

Updated:  Annually

Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA)

The most comprehensive art bibliography available worldwide, covering European and American art from late antiquity to the present. [info]

Coverage:  1973 - 1999
Updated:  Quarterly


BiblioMap, the EPPI-Centre database of health promotion research, has been compiled over a number of years as a result of searching and coding research for inclusion in systematic reviews. [info]

Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina - Contains Full Text

Bibliotheca Teubneriana Latina Online comprises an ever-growing collection of critical editions of Latin texts from the Roman Republic to the medieval period. [info]

Language:  Latin

Biography and Genealogy Master Index

Points to places to find biographical information for over 5 million people, living and dead. [info]

Updated:  Semi-annual

Biography Index Retrospective - Contains Full Text

This resource identifies over 620,000 books and articles with biographical information about famous, and even infamous, people from the ancient world to 1983. [info]


Please click on 'Exit Program' in the upper right corner when you are finished with this resource.

Coverage:  1946 - 1983

Biography Reference Center - Contains Full Text

Offers a comprehensive collection of more than 450,000 full text biographies, including the complete full text run of Biography Today and Biography Magazine, as well as thousands of narrative biographies that are not available in other databases. [info]

Updated:  Continually

Bioline International - Contains Full Text

Bioline provides access to quality research journals published in developing and transitional countries. [info]

Coverage:  2000 -
Updated:  Continuous
Language:  Various

BioMed Central - Contains Full Text

BioMed Central is an independent publishing house committed to providing immediate free access to peer-reviewed biomedical research. [info]

Note(s):  Click here for a list of all open access and subscribed titles available from UNC. Our institutional membership currently provides a 15% discount on article processing fees for UNC-Chapel Hill authors.

BioOne - Contains Full Text

• Database of abstracts and citations with links to full text. [info]

Coverage:  Varies

bioRxiv - Contains Full Text

An open access server of pre-print articles covering all aspects of scientific scholarly research in the life sciences. [info]

BIOSIS Citation Index

• Citation and abstract database with access to many of the articles through the library. [info]

Coverage:  1926 -
Updated:  Weekly

BioTech Watch - Contains Full Text

This daily bulletin offers comprehensive regulatory and legal coverage of biotechnology issues. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  2001 - present

Birds of North America - Contains Full Text

• Comprehensive life histories of bird species native to the United States. [info]

Updated:  Continuously

BizMiner - Contains Full Text

Provides detailed industry analysis and market research reports on more than 16,000 lines of business in national and local markets. Types of reports: -Industry Financial Profiles -Market Research Reports -Area Demographic Profiles -Business Failure Rate Index -Sole Proprietor/Startup Profit & Loss -Local Market Vitality Profiles [info]

Black Abolitionist Papers

Black Drama - Contains Full Text

Black Drama contains the full text of 1,200 plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 150 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries. [info]

Coverage:  Mid 1800s to present

Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century - Contains Full Text

ProQuest History Vault's coverage of the Black Freedom Struggle offers all levels of researchers the opportunity to study the most well-known and also unheralded events of the Black Freedom Struggle in the 20th Century from the perspective of the men, women, and sometimes even children who waged one of the most inspiring social movements in American history. [info]

Black Literature Index - Contains Full Text

Black Literature Index contains over 70,000 bibliographic citations for fiction, poetry and literary reviews published in 110 black periodicals and newspapers between 1827-1940. [info]

Coverage:  1827 - 1940

Black Studies Center - Contains Full Text

Black Studies Center is the major indexing and fulltext database for African American studies. [info]

Coverage:  1902 - present
Updated:  Updated continuously

Black Studies Center Newspaper Search - Contains Full Text

This searches the full text backfiles of several major black newspapers, including The Chicago Defender, founded in May 1905 as a weekly newspaper and later expanded to daily publication, and the New York Amsterdam News, founded as a six-page weekly covering local news by James Henry Anderson in 1909. [info]

Coverage:  Varies by publication -

Black Thought and Culture - Contains Full Text

Black Thought and Culture is a landmark electronic collection of approximately 100,000 pages of non-fiction writings by major black leaders in North America. [info]

Coverage:  To 1975

Blackwell encyclopedia of sociology - Contains Full Text

Blackwell Encyclopedia of Sociology comprises about 1800 commissioned entries on all aspects of the discipline of sociology. [info]

Coverage:  Current information only
Updated:  none

Blackwell Science's Synergy

Bloomberg Law For Law Schools - Contains Full Text

Bloomberg Law brings together numerous categories of legal materials on one platform, providing one place to find federal and state statutes, case decisions, regulations and related documents. [info]

Note(s):  Law faculty & students, contact the reference desk at 962-1194 to request a user ID.

Blue Mountain Project: Historic Avante-Garde Periodicals for Digital Research - Contains Full Text

A freely available thematic research collection of art, music and literary periodicals published between 1848, the year of the European Revolutions, and 1923 – a functional boundary for works presumed to be in the public domain. [info]

Blues, Gospel, and the Fort Valley Music Festivals, 1938-1943

BNA Databases - Contains Full Text

BNA publishes print and electronic news, analysis, and reference products, providing intensive coverage of legal and regulatory developments for professionals in business and government. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  Varies
Updated:  Varies

Board Vitals Shelf Exams

Use the Shelf Exam self-quizzes to study for the NBME clerkship exams; hundreds of multiple choice, vignettes, and long form questions for the Neurology, OBGYN, Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Surgery and Psychiatry Shelf Exams. [info]

Note(s):  You must use your UNC email address to create an account when you first login to get access to the Shelf Exams. If you would like to access other parts of their exam prep service, you may pay for them yourself.

Book Citation Index

Available through the Web of Knowledge, the Book Citation Index indexes scholarly books published within the last five years. [info]

Coverage:  2005 - Present

Book Review Digest Retrospective: 1905-1983

An index to book reviews from 1905-1983, this database was purchased with funds from the Howard Holsenbeck Endowment. [info]

Coverage:  1905 - 1983

Books in Print - Contains Full Text

Booksinprint.com contains records for millions of in-print, out-of-print and forthcoming book, e-book, audio, and video titles. [info]

Coverage:  1970 - Current
Updated:  Updated daily

Books@Ovid - Contains Full Text

Over 150 full-text medical & nursing clinical reference books, mostly published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW). [info]

Born in Slavery : Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938 - Contains Full Text

Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers' Project, 1936-1938 contains more than 2,300 first-person accounts of slavery and 500 black-and-white photographs of former slaves. [info]

Coverage:  1936-1938

Brill's Medieval Reference Library Online - Contains Full Text

The Medieval Reference Library provides the full text of three print Brill encyclopedias - Encyclopedia of Medieval Pilgrimage (2009) , Encyclopedia of the Medieval Chronicle (2010), Encyclopaedia of Medieval Dress and Textiles of the British Isles c. [info]

Brill's New Pauly Online - Contains Full Text

Brill's New Pauly Online is the current standard scholarly encyclopedia for Classicists and other students of ancient Greece and Rome, often used in conjunction with the earlier standard edition known as Paulys Realencyclopaedie der Classischen Altertumswissenschaft, 1894-1972 (Davis Reference DE5 .P33). [info]

Language:  English,German

British Cabinet Papers, 1915-1980 - Contains Full Text

Core records of the British Cabinet from 1915 to 1980 have been digitised, and their full text is searchable online from these web pages. [info]

Coverage:  1915 - 1980

British History Online - Contains Full Text

British History Online is the digital library containing some of the core printed primary and secondary sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles. [info]

Coverage:  11th Century - 19th Century
Updated:  Irregular

British Literary Manuscripts Online - Contains Full Text

British Literary Manuscripts Online presents facsimile images of literary manuscripts, including letters and diaries, drafts of poems, plays, novels, and other literary works, and similar materials. [info]

Coverage:  (Part I: Medieval/Renaissance) - (Part II: c.1660 – 1900)

British Newspapers 1600-1950 - Contains Full Text

This database offers online access to national, regional, and local British newspapers held in the British Library. [info]

Coverage:  1600 - 1950

British Parliamentary Debates 1803-2005 - Contains Full Text

This site is generated from Hansard, the Official Report of Debates in Parliament. [info]

Coverage:  1803 - 2005

British Parliamentary Papers of the 20th Century

British Periodicals - Contains Full Text

British Periodicals I and II includes the searchable full text and facsimile page images of 500 periodicals published between 1681 and 1921, a significant time not only for British history, but, given the growth and dominance of the British Empire for most of that period, world history. [info]

Coverage:  1681 - 1921

British Philosophy: 1600-1900 - Contains Full Text

This database contains the complete texts of Hobbes, English Works; Locke-Berkeley-Hume; Economics, Smith to Mill; The Utilitarians; Francis Bacon's Novum Organum (in English and Latin), the Selby-Bigge two-volume edition of The British Moralists (with excerpts from Butler, S. [info]

Language:  English,Latin

British Politics and Society

British Theatre, Music, and Literature: High and Popular Culture

Broker/Dealer Compliance Report - Contains Full Text

This resource monitors changes in federal and state securities laws, Securities and Exchange Commission and other federal agency regulations, and self-regulatory organizations' policies that affect broker/dealers compliance responsibilities. [info]

Note(s):  Also available to UNC-CH Law Library and School of Law faculty, staff and students via Bloomberg Law, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw.
Coverage:  1999 - present

BrowZine - Contains Full Text

BrowZine pulls nearly all of our full-text journals together into one browsable interface; use it to organize and receive alerts to read new issues of favorite journals. [info]

Burger's Medicinal Chemistry and Drug Discovery - Contains Full Text

Burger's offers broad coverage of medicinal chemistry and drug discovery for new or experienced medicinal chemists, biologists, pharmacologists and molecular biologists. [info]

Business Periodicals Index Retrospective

For many years, the Business Periodicals Indes was the premier business journal index, preceded by the Industrial Arts Index. [info]


Please click on 'Exit Program' in the upper right corner when you are finished with this resource.

Coverage:  1913 - 1982

Business Source Premier - Contains Full Text

Business Source Premier provides full-text business journals and hundreds of scholarly, peer-reviewed journals covering all aspects of business; marketing, management, economics, finance, accounting, international business and more. [info]

Updated:  Continually
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