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A guide to library resources on maritime studies.
Last Updated: Aug 12, 2014 URL: http://libguides.uwf.edu/maritime Print Guide RSS Updates

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Finding Articles

Locate a database from the list to the right.

Search the database with keywords and use filters to limit dates, types of resources, other terms, etc.

Use the full text links (pdf versions are preferred) within the database to view article

Use  to link to full text articles available in other databases

Check the list of ejournals and the library catalog to make sure UWF does not own the journal you need 

If an article is not available at UWF, request it on Interlibrary Loan. Articles are delivered electronically free of charge, usually within a few days, from libraries owning the journal. You will be emailed when they articles are available.

Maritime Studies Databases

  • America: History & Life (EBSCO Publishing)(Abstracts)
    Bibliographic database covering the scholarly historical literature in the United States and Canada from prehistoric times to the present.
  • Anthropology Plus (Abstracts)
    This database contains abstracts on anthropology and archaeology, including art history, demography, economics, psychology, and religious studies. International coverage from the 19th century to the present is provided.
  • Web of Science
    The Web of Science contains several databases:
    -Science Citation Index (1975 to present)
    -Social Science Citation Index (1975 to present)
    -Biological Abstracts (1969 to present)
    -Medline (1950 to present)
    -SciELO Citation Index (1997 to present)
  • JSTOR Arts & Sciences I - X Collections
    JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials.
  • Dissertations and Theses Full Text (ProQuest)
    With more than 2 million entries, PQD&T is the single, central, authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses. Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. UMI offers over 1.8 million titles for purchase in microfilm or paper formats. More than 600,000 are available in native or image PDF formats for immediate free download.
  • Science Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    Coverage of general science, applied science and technology, and biological and agricultural articles. Some available full text.
  • ScienceDirect (Elsevier)  
      
    A comprehensive electronic collection of scholarly science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information.

General Databases

  • Academic OneFile
    Academic OneFile provides access to peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the journals and reference sources. Academic Onefile is comprehensive and cross disciplinary
  • Academic Search Complete
    Academic Search Complete, designed specifically for academic institutions, is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1865, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format.
  • Access World News (Trial)
    This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. Its diverse source types include print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos.
  • Credo Reference
    Offering more than 490 highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers, Credo covers every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference.
  • Dissertations and Theses Full Text (ProQuest)
    With more than 2 million entries, PQD&T is the single, central, authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses. Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. UMI offers over 1.8 million titles for purchase in microfilm or paper formats. More than 600,000 are available in native or image PDF formats for immediate free download.
  • General OneFile
    Gale Group database for research in all academic disciplines. Combines indexing, abstracts, full text and images.
  • General Reference Center Gold
    Gale's General Reference Center Gold on InfoTrac Web provides one-stop access to general interest magazines, business periodicals, reference books, maps, historical images, and newspaper articles.
  • JSTOR Arts & Sciences I - X Collections
    JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials.
  • OmniFile Full Text Mega (H.W. Wilson)
    With the full text of articles from over 2,500 publications, and indexing and abstracts from nearly 3,600 publications, this database provides invaluable support for research in all core undergraduate subjects and for cross-disciplinary work. ...
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.
  • Project Muse - Standard Collection
    Project MUSE offers full-text access to journals in the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, economics, and many others.
  • WorldCat
    OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide

Managing Citations

Use RefWorks to manage citations from journals, books, documents, and internet sites.

First time users will need to create an account which will permit a user to store citations indefinitely for repeated use. 

Once records are in RefWorks, they can be added to folders, and bibliographies can be created in a preferred style.

Use the Refworks Tutorial to learn more about this useful database.

RefWorks is accessible from the list of online databases on the homepage.

      
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