Alphabetical List of Databases - P

Connect to PAIS International on the Web
Indexes and abstracts journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more related to public and social policies. The database includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world. 1915-present. Updated monthly.
Connect to Passport GMID on the Web
Provides 2000 data types across 11 categories: Automotives and transport, Consumer markets, Economic indicators, Foreign trade, Industrial markets, IT and telecommunications, Leisure and lifestyles, Population and households, Resources and environment, Retailing, Service markets. Country statistics contains historic and forecast demographic, economic and marketing statistics for 205 countries. Country profiles contain key political and economic indicators. Lifestyle indicators contain a huge range of data such as eating habits, home ownership trends and crime patterns for 71 countries. Data updated annually, historic data back to 1977 and forecasts to 2016.
Connect to Past Masters on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Searches the full text of electronic editions of the works of major philosophers.
Connect to Philosopher's Index on the Web
Indexes and provides author-written abstracts for books, book reviews, and articles published in more than 1,400 journals in philosophy and related fields. 1940-present. Updated quarterly.
Connect to Philosophy Documentation Center Collection on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Formerly Poiesis
Formerly Philosophy Online
On-campus access only.
Searches the content and provides online access to the full text of 46 scholarly journals in the field of philosophy. Years of coverage vary by title.
Connect to Philosophy Documentation Center Collection on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Philosophy Online
On-campus access only.
Searches the content and provides online access to the full text of 46 scholarly journals in the field of philosophy. Years of coverage vary by title.
Connect to PHLX - Philadelphia Stock Exchange's United Currency Options Market (UCOM) on the Web
Offers the choice of expiration date, strike (exercise) price, premium payment and any combination of 10 currencies currently available for a total of 100 possible currency pairs. 1993-present. Updated monthly.
Connect to Play Index on the Web
Tells where to find over 30,000 plays written in or translated into English, published in single volumes as well as in anthologies and collections of plays. 1949-present.
Connect to Philosophy Documentation Center Collection on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Poiesis
On-campus access only.
Searches the content and provides online access to the full text of 46 scholarly journals in the field of philosophy. Years of coverage vary by title.
Connect to PolicyFile on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Indexes public policy research and analysis from think tanks, university research programs, research organizations and publishers. Provides links to fulltext where available.
Connect to Political Reference Suite on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides access to many political science resources such as the CQ Almanac, California Political Almanac, the Contemporary Middle East, Politics in America, Supreme Court Compendium, etc. You can search all the sources at once or search them individually.
Connect to Political Science Complete on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Political Science Complete contains full-text for more than 520 journals and indexing & abstracts for over 2,900 titles, including top-ranked scholarly journals. The database has a worldwide focus, reflecting the globalization of contemporary political discourse. The database also features over 340 full-text reference books and monographs and over 36,000 full-text conference papers. The subject specific thesaurus contains over 17,500 terms to aid researchers.
Connect to Pollution Abstracts on the Web
This database provides fast access to the environmental information necessary to resolve day-to-day problems, ensure ongoing compliance, and handle emergency situations more effectively. Pollution Abstracts combines information on scientific research and government policies in a single resource. 1981-present.
Connect to Primary Search on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides full text for more that 50 popular magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990. Updated daily.
Connect to PrivCo on the Web
Financial data on major private companies, M&A deals, VC funding deals, and private market investors. Custom analysis and downloads available: contact Anthony Raymond.
Connect to Project Muse on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Searchable database that provides access to the full text of journals published by Johns Hopkins University Press and other university presses in the humanities, social sciences, and mathematics. Consult the online tables of contents for holdings, as coverage varies for each title.
Connect to ProQuest Congressional on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Formerly LexisNexis Congressional
Congressional publications; bills, laws and regulations; locate information about current members of congress and congressional committees.
Connect to ProtoView on the Web
Provides non-critical abstract summaries about scholarly books and e-books. All of the title information and abstracts from the print journal Reference & Research Book News (now retired) are now displayed in the ProtoView database, providing an archive of summaries for more than 250,000 print titles. ProtoView can help you stay aware of new titles with ProtoView Alerts, which provides email notifications of new titles based on whatever search criteria you wish.
Connect to PsycArticles on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
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Database of full-text articles from the journals published by the American Psychological Association as well as some others from the Canadian Psychological Association and Hogrefe & Huber. The list of journals covered is expanding as are the dates of coverage. In 2002 some went back to 1988. In 2003 back issues from 1985-1987 will be added. The database is updated daily. There are links to articles in this database from the PsycINFO database.
Connect to PsycBOOKS on the Web Contains full-text articles. Click to see all full-text databases.
Provides electronic access to thousands of scholarly and professional titles published by American Psychological Association (APA), including recent titles in psychological and behavioral science, plus a substantial backfile of classic and historic works.
Connect to PsycINFO on the Web
Abstracts professional and scholarly psychology journals and book chapters, plus dissertations and technical reports. The coverage includes over 1300 journals in 27 languages from approximately 50 countries. 1887-present. Updated monthly.
Connect to Public Policy Institute of California on the Web
The Institute conducts research on economic, social, and political issues in California. Because of its strengths in ethnic studies and immigration, this site is especially useful for the Local Religion Project.
Connect to PubMed on the Web A mini-guide on searching PubMed is available
Includes MedLine
The National Library of Medicine's bibliographic database. It includes such topics as microbiology, delivery of health care, nutrition, pharmacology, and environment health. 1966-present.
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