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  • OECD iLibrary is a platform containing over 17 ebook collections organized by theme from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development. In addition to these ebooks, the platform also includes 24 periodicals, the OECD statistical databases, and the OECD Guidelines for the testing of che…
  • The incipit or first words of a work, by virtue of its invariability, is the identity card of a text. In medieval European library inventories, where attributions of authorship and title of a work were singularly unstable and where anonymous works abound, the citation of the first words of a text w…
  • This source includes in depth analyses of countries prepared by the Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress under the Country Studies/Area Handbook Program sponsored by the Department of the Army. Studies for about 100 countries are currently available. Dates vary; see the "Research Co…
  • Statistical Insight contains abstracting and indexing data for more than 5,000 federal statistical publications per year from 1973 to the present contained in ASI (American Statistics Index). Statistical Universe also contains the full text of more than 800 U.S. government statistical publications …
  • A French dictionary and grammar that takes advantage of the Banque de français and the Bank of English, electronic databases containing over 400 million words of current French and English. Includes special entries on French life and culture, as well as extensive business and computing terms. (Not …
  • Languages available: French-English; English-French Currently featuring over 550,000 translations from the Oxford-Hachette French Dictionary, Fourth Edition, plus tools and resources such as grammar guides, writing resources, cultural information. German-English; English-German Currently featuring …
  • The Dictionary of Old English (DOE) defines the vocabulary of the first centuries (600-1150 A.D.) of the English language. It complements the Middle English Dictionary (which covers the period 1100-1500 A.D.) and the Oxford English Dictionary, the three together providing a full description of the …
  • Polling the Nations is a compilation of questions and responses from more than 14,000 national, state, local and special surveys in the U.S. and more than 80 other countries. The surveys contain information on more than 4,500 subjects, and are gathered from professional polling organizations, telev…
  • This full text archive of the complete Times Literary Supplement contains every page of every copy of the TLS published from 1902 - (present - 5 years rolling horizon). Reviews of books in many disciplines, theatre, musical performances, art exhibitions, film, media, and other cultural events as we…
  • This is a computer-generated tool for identifying synonyms and quasi-synonyms in the French language. Functioning like a thesaurus -- but lacking subject indexing and devoid of quotes that would suggest semantic context (links to these may be added in a later phase) -- the "Dictionnaire des synonym…