A. GUIDES AND BIBLIOGRAPHIES
Union list of serials in libraries of the United States and Canada. New York: H. W. Wilson Co., 1965.
Olin Reference: Z6945 ++U56 1965; V. 1-5
Bibliography of Asian studies. [Ann Arbor, Mich.] : Association for Asian Studies. Began in 1956.
Summary: The online version of the Bibliography of Asian studies (BAS) contains more than 640,000 records on all subjects (especially humanities and social sciences) pertaining to East, Southeast and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present. Through the 1991 printed version, the BAS included citations to western-language periodical articles, individually authored monographs, chapters in edited volumes, conference proceedings, anthologies, and Festschriften, etc. Since 1992, newly published individual monographs are no longer being added to the database, and users seeking monographs are urged to consult other general resources and databases (such as RLIN, OCLC, etc.).
(Access to electronic version restricted to institutions with a subscription.)
The Guide to the Indexing of South Asian Studies Periodicals
Serves two main purposes for researchers worldwide:
- It identifies and lists South Asian periodical titles and
- It identifies if a particular title has been indexed and if so, to what extent.
Guide to Indian periodical literature. Gurgaon, Indian Documentation Service [etc.]. 1964- .
Kroch Library: AI3 G94 Unbound copies in Asia Ref.
Index India. Jaipur [India] : Rajasthan University Library, 1967- .
Asia Reference: Z3201 B721
Index Islamicus. Cambridge, Eng. : W. Heffer & Sons, 1958- .
Summary: Index to literature on Islam, the Middle East and Muslim areas of Asia and Africa, and Muslim minorities elsewhere. Includes citations to over 2,000 journals, conference proceedings, monographs, and book reviews from 1906 to present.
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Index to Commonwealth little magazines. 1964/65- . Troy, N.Y.: Whitston Pub. Co., 1965- .
Olin Library Reference: AI3 I68
Historical abstracts. V. 1-16. Santa Barbara: ABC-Clio, 1955-1970.
Summary: Published since 1954, Historical Abstracts currently covers over 1,700 journals published worldwide in over forty languages. The database comprises over 720,000 entries from periodicals, with full-text links to over 135,000 articles and dissertations and masters’ theses. Each year, the editors of Historical Abstracts add over 16,000 abstracts and citations, over 3,000 book citations, and over 1,200 citations of dissertations and masters’ theses to the database from the current literature and publications. Additional bibliographical entries are also added to the database by editorial projects such as retrospective coverage of journal issues published prior to 1954.
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International index to periodicals. v.1- 1907/15-1965. New York: H.W. Wilson. Quarterly.
Olin Reference: AI3 R282
Nineteenth century readers’ guide to periodical literature, 1890-1899, with supplementary indexing, 1900-1922. New York: H.W. Wilson, 1944. 2v.
Olin Reference: AI3 +R279
Periodicals Index [computer file]. Alexandria, Va.: Chadwyck-Healey, 1994-
Summary: index to thousands of periodicals in the arts, humanities and social sciences across more than 300 years, covering each periodical from its first issue. Every article is indexed. The scope is international, including journals in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish and other languages. Previously known as Periodicals Contents Index (PCI).
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Poole’s Index to periodical literature. Rev. ed. Boston; New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1891- .
Summary: 19th century masterfile/Poole’s is a reference service for scholars, bibliographers, and students of the Nineteenth Century. It is a scholarly tool for mining the riches of this extraordinary period. Access is by annual subscription. It is a great deal more than an enhanced Web edition of William Frederick Poole’s index to Periodical Literature. It is a continually expanding resource for the study of Nineteenth-Century cultural and intellectual life.
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Wall, C. Edward. Cumulative author index for Poole’s Index to periodical literature, 1802-1906. Ann Arbor: Plerian Press, 1971.
Olin Library Reference: AI3 +P824
Poole’s Index: date and volume key. Chicago: Association of College and Research Libraries, 1957.
Olin Library Reference: AI3 +P822
PAIS international. New York, N.Y. : Public Affairs Information Service, Inc..
Continues: PAIS bulletin
Summary: Contains citations to public policy literature of economics, government, law, international business, political science, public administration, and other social sciences. It includes references to journal articles, books, government documents, reports and pamphlets in English, French, German, Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese.
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