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SAGE Research Methods
SAGE Research Methods is one of the leading resources for learning methods in the social sciences. It gives access to books, articles and instructional videos by world-leading academics covering both qualitative and quantitative methods. Our subscription includes:

S&P Capital IQ
Detailed financials for over 100,000 public and 700,000 private companies, worldwide. Company profiles, pricing and exchange data, macroeconomic data and news, ratings and credit default swaps. You must make an account to use S&P Captial IQ Pro.

Science Direct
Peer-reviewed journals, articles, book chapters and open access content covering the subject areas of the physical sciences and engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences and humanities. 

One of the premier sources of chemical and biochemical information. The database can be searched via phrase, author, chemical name, chemical structure, substructure, formula or CAS registry number. If you are using SciFinder-n for the first time please create an account using this link.

SciVal provides access to the research performance of thousands of research institutions and their associated researchers from 231 nations worldwide—so you can visualize research performance, benchmark relative to peers, develop strategic partnerships, identify and analyze new, emerging research trends, and create uniquely tailored reports. SciVal is based on publication and COUNTER compliant usage data from Scopus, the world's largest curated abstract and citation database, as well as patent-article citations, awarded grant data and mass media mentions. SciVal uses Scopus data from 1996 to present, covering over 60 million records from more than 7,000 publishers worldwide.

Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database of peer-reviewed literature.  It includes scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.

Slavery and Anti Slavery: a Transnational Archive
Parts 1 to 4.  Collection of primary source documents on the history of the slave trade, including: Part 1 Debates over slavery and abolition, Part 2 Slave trade in the Atlantic world, Part 3 Institution of slavery, and Part 4 Age of emancipation.

Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture and Law
Collection of primary legal documents on the history of the slave trade in America including all statutes and case law.

Sociological Abstracts     
Sociological Abstracts covers the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioural sciences. It provides abstracting and indexing of articles and book reviews drawn from thousands of serials publications, plus books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers and working papers.

South Asia Open Archives   
The South Asia Open Archives (SAOA) collection contains over thirty thousand digitized print items from the late-eighteenth and into the twenty-first century. The SAOA collection is made freely available for use by scholars, students, and researchers from around the world.

South China Morning Post
Complete archive of the South China Morning Post (Hong Kong) an English language newspaper from 1903 to 2001, covering Hong Kong, China and Asia. 

South Eastern Gazette
Complete archive of the South Eastern Gazette (Maidstone, England), including all issues from 1852 to 1912. The newspaper was formerly the Maidstone Gazette, and latterly the Kent Messenger.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (SEP)
Encyclopedia of philosophy and related disciplines.

State Papers Online
Parts I to IV. Collection of primary source documents (calendars, state papers and manuscripts) on early modern British history, including the domestic and foreign state papers for the Tudor (1509-1603) and Stuart (1603-1714) periods.

Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa
A digital archive from JSTOR of 27,000+ primary sources on the liberation of Southern Africa and dismantling of the Apartheid regime, focusing on Botswana, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, and Zimbabwe. Materials include: periodicals, pamphlets, and local newspaper reports, nationalist publications, records of colonial government commissions, UN documents, personal papers and correspondence, out-of-print and other relevant books, photographs and posters, and speeches and interviews.

Sunday Times Historical Archive
Complete archive of the Sunday Times newspaper (London, England), including all issues from 1822 to 2016.

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