Donald J. Pearce
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Donald J. Pearce


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Contents of this page:

Periodical Databases
Search Engines
Key Electronic Reference Sources
Library Catalogs
Digital Images
Favorite Websites
New Books
Used Books
Religion and Philosophy Links
Watts (Alan Watts)
Webcams of Interest

Back to TopPeriodical Databases

Academic Search Premier* (Largest Source of Academic Journals -- most full text)
Alt-Press Watch (full text articles from 175 alternative and independent periodicals from1990 to the present.)
Arts & Humanities Citation Index* (Index only... no full text)
Chronicle of Higher Education [Online] (1989 to the present)
Dissertation Abstracts* (Abstracts only.)
Duluth News-Tribune (Database from 1995 to present with Full Text -- must use DPL user number)
Expanded Academic Index* (Major Source of Academic Journals -- most full text)
International Index to the Performing Arts* (Indexes more than 210 scholarly and popular performing arts periodicals)
J-STOR* (over 600 academic journals, full text from Volume 1 to about 5 years ago)
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract (LISTA)* (Indexes more than 600 periodicals related to library science)
MasterFile Premier* (Popular Magazines -- most full text)
MLA Bibliography* (Literature journals, index only)
ProQuest News*
(Indexes over 500 newspapers... much of it full text: includes Star Tribune, New York Times, and WSJ)
New York Times Historical Archive (1851-2002)* (full text pdf's)
Philosopher's Index* (Index only, no full text.)
Project Muse* (200 journals published by Johns Hopkins University Press - full text.)
Psychology Journals* (full-text of approximately 300 psychology periodicals, 1992 to the present.)
PubMed [MEDLINE] (Free Web version of "Index Medicus," citations and abstracts only)
PubMed [MEDLINE]* (Available to UMD Community Only -- linked to UMD electronic resources)

Back to TopSearch Engines for the Internet

Google (Dominant Search Engine, one of four unique Search Engines)
Google Books
(Indexes scanned books)
Google Scholar
(Subset of Google for Scholarly materials)
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Yahoo (One of four unique Search Engines)

Back to TopKey Electronic Reference Sources & Research Web Sites

Britannica Online*
Catholic Encyclopedia (1917)
Choice Book Reviews* (Full text book reviews from 1988 to the present)
Dictionary of Literary Biography* (10,000 biographical and critical essays on influential literary figures)
Early American Imprints* (Full text from 1639 through 1800)
Early English Books Online* (Full text works in English printed elsewhere from 1473-1700)
Encyclopedia of Islam (Scholarly encyclopedia covering all aspects of Islam)
Grove Art Online* (45,000 articles on all aspects of art and art history)
Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians* (29,000 scholarly articles about music and musicians)
Grzimek's Animal Life Encyclopedia* (From one-celled animals to primates)
Internet Movie Database (IMDB) (Great source for films, actors, directors, awards, etc.)
Oxford English Dictionary* (Greatest English language dictionary in the world)
Something about the Author Online
Wikipedia (World's largest encyclopedia)

Back to TopLibrary Catalogs

UMD Online Catalog
Duluth Public Library
World Cat* (70 million catalog records for books, AV and other resources)
LibWeb (Link to Library Catalogs around the World.)
Google Books (Indexes scanned books)

Back to TopDigital Images

American Memory Project
Australian Digitisation Projects
Google Images
Minnesota Digital Library (Minnesota Reflections)
NYPL Digital Gallery
Visual Resources Database  (MHS)
Yahoo Images

Back to TopFavorite Websites

Alan Watts Animations
Alan Watts Podcasts
Duluth Children's Museum
Duluth-Superior Area Community Foundation

Friends of the Duluth Public Library
Gooseberry Falls
Grand Portage National Monument
Great Lakes Aquarium
Gunflint Trail
Hartley Nature Center
Jim Vileta's Business Research Launch Pad
Minnesota Library Association
Ramseyer-Northern Bible Society Museum Collection
Southampton Online
Whole Foods Co-op

Back to TopNew Books
Barnes and
Books in Print*
Digital Book Index
- Ebooks*

Back to TopUsed Books - Thousands of independent booksellers
AddALL - Search to find used and out-of-print books from over 20,000 dealers
Alibris - Used mystery and out-of-print antiquarian books - A service of the Authors Guild
- Rare and used books -
New, used and out of print books
FetchBook.Info - Buy and sell books online
Powell's Books - New, used and out-of-print
Recollection Used Books - Used books in most fields - New, rare and out-of-print books

Back to TopReligion and Philosophy Links

Buddhism (Wikipedia)
Buddhism Internet Links
Buddhism Portal (Wikipedia)
Buddhist Links Index

Back to TopRestaurants

Barkers Island Inn
Betty's Pies Two Harbors
Bixby's Cafe
Bulldog Pizza and Grill
Caribou Coffee
Chester Creek Cafe
Green Mill
India Palace
Olive Garden
New Scenic Café
Nokomis Restaurant and Bar
Outback Steakhouse
Pickwick Restaurant
Red Lobster
Shack Smokehouse & Grille
Taste of Saigon
Thai Krathong Restaurant
Zen House

Back to TopWatts (Alan Watts)
Alan Watts - Natal Horoscope
Alan Watts Podcast
Alan Watts Theatre
Drawing of Alan Watts

Back to TopWebcams Of Interest

Allete LakeCam
Duluth Harbor Entrance Webcam
Great Lakes Aquarium WebCam
Labovitz School of Business & Economics Construction Cam
Southampton Webcams
Sydney, Australia Webcam
UMD Swenson Science Building Webcam
University of North Dakota Webcam
WDIO Harbor DuluthWebcam
WDIO Tower DuluthWebcam

* These electronic resources require a UMD user name and password.

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