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Academic Video Online This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): AVON
Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries. It delivers more than 66,000 titles spanning the widest range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more. More than 14,000 titles are exclusive to Alexander Street.
Clinical Sports Medicine Collection This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): Access Medicine Clinical Sports Medicine Collection; McGraw Hill Clinical Sports Medicine Collection; CSMC; Brukner & Khan’s Clinical Sports Medicine
The Clinical Sports Medicine collection comprises the world-leading Brukner & Khan’s Clinical Sports Medicine, the essential authoritative foundation for clinicians and students. Written by an expert international team of more than 120 contributing authors from 19 countries, it covers fundamental principles as well as hot topics such as challenging hip pain, sudden death in sport, hamstring tear management, sideline emergency care and the latest in pain science.
Colonial America This link opens in a new window
Colonial America is a unique collection of largely manuscript material from the archives of the British government reflecting aspects of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century American history and the early-modern Atlantic world. The Tulane University Library subscription includes Module I (Early Settlement, Expansion and Rivalries) and Module II (Towards Revolution).
Colonial Caribbean This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): Adam Matthew Colonial Caribbean
Stretching from Jamaica and the Bahamas to Trinidad and Tobago, Colonial Caribbean makes available materials from 27 Colonial Office file classes from The National Archives, UK. Covering the history of the various territories under British colonial governance from 1624 to 1870, this resource includes administrative documentation, trade and shipping records, minutes of council meetings, and details of plantation life, colonial settlement, imperial rivalries across the region, Colonial Government and Abolition, and the growing concern of absentee landlords.
Communication & Mass Media Complete This link opens in a new window
  • Tulane-subscribed resource. Login required from off-campus.

Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC) is a robust communication studies database. It provides full-text, indexing and abstracts for many top communication journals covering all related disciplines, including media studies, linguistics, rhetoric and discourse.
Dictionary of American Regional English This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): DARE
The Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE)—representing the full panoply of American regional vocabulary, from Adam’s housecat to Zydeco—has long been consulted by a wide range of scholars and lovers of language and regional nuance. This digital version transforms the dictionary into an interactive, multimedia tool that will greatly benefit both scholarly inquiry and general intellectual curiosity.
Frick Art Reference Library Periodicals Index This link opens in a new window
The Frick Art Reference Library Periodicals Index is an archive of indexed art history journals. Covering Western European and American fine arts and some decorative arts, it indexes prominent international art history periodicals from the mid-1850s through the 1960s.
Kubikat This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): Bibliotheca Hertziana;, Kunsthistorisches Institut; Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte; Deutsches; Forum für Kunstgeschichte; Cubikat; Cubic
Kubikat is the collective catalogue of four of the leading German scholarly research institutes in the field of art history; Bibliotheca Hertziana, the Kunsthistorisches Institut in Florence, the Zentralinstitut für Kunstgeschichte in Munich and the Deutsches Forum für Kunstgeschichte in Paris.
MLA Handbook Plus This link opens in a new window
  • Tulane-subscribed resource. Login required from off-campus.
Alternate Name(s): Modern Language Association of America Handbook
The only official, authorized book on MLA style. Individual users can access from any location only after setting up an account while on their institution’s network. To do so, visit the site while on your institution’s network and click on "Sign In" at the top right then click "Register". Once you’ve created your account, use "Sign In" at the top right to access your account, including any saved searches. You will be asked to re-authenticate your account every 90 days; to do so, log in to your account while on your institution’s network.
Alternate Name(s): NAACP Papers
This ProQuest History Vault module consists of the Papers of the NAACP Legal Department from 1956-1972. For the period from 1956-1965, this includes the working case files of the NAACP’s general counsel, Robert Carter. Among the topics covered in these cases are school desegregation, abuses of police procedure, freedom of speech, desegregation of public facilities, voting rights, housing discrimination, and employment discrimination. The files include the background correspondence of NAACP attorneys as well as court documents, including transcripts of court proceedings. A small sampling of the important cases in this module include NAACP v. Alabama (freedom of association), Gomillion v. Lightfoot (voting rights), Allen v. County School Board and Griffin v. County School Board (school desegregation in Virginia), Ogletree v. McNamara (employment discrimination), and Powell v. McCormack (seating of Congressman Adam Clayton Powell in the U.S. House of Representatives).
Qwest TV This link opens in a new window
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Co-founded by music legend Quincy Jones and jazz impresario and producer Reza Ackbaraly, Qwest TV is a streaming video platform dedicated to jazz and related music concerts and documentaries.
RIPM Jazz Periodicals This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): RIPM
An essential, unique collection of American jazz periodicals, of great importance to any
lover of jazz and its history, and a primary source reference and research tool for libraries.
Stahl Online This link opens in a new window
  • Tulane-subscribed resource. Login required from off-campus.
Alternate Name(s): Stahl’s Essential Psychopharmacology Online
Stahl’s Essential Psychopharmacology Online (Stahl Online) is a web-based service that features the full text and all the illustrations from the latest editions of Stahl’s Essential Psychopharmacology, The Prescriber’s Guide, Case Studies, Self-Assessment Examination, all the books from the Stahl’s Illustrated Series, and other books authored and co-authored by Dr Stahl, searchable across the same platform
The Advocate Collection This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): Advocate Collection
Explore Baton Rouge history through local news, events and people with The Advocate Collection. Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. Also available remotely 24/7 on any device. *Use the linked icons to identify holdings and locations.
WorldCat Discovery This link opens in a new window
Alternate Name(s): WorldCat Local
WorldCat Discovery is a cloud-based application that helps people easily find resources available at their library and in libraries worldwide through a single search. Library users and staff use their WorldCat Discovery instance to search the WorldCat database, to identify materials they need, and to see where they are available.
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