A selection of databases is available for visitors to the library building. They are listed below for informational purposes so that you may plan your visit. To access these databases you will need to use one of the guest computers available inside the Library.
Databases by Title: I
Provides in-depth Domestic and Global Industry analysis. Also includes Risk Ratings reports and US Business Environment Profiles. iExpert Summaries provide brief overviews of industries and are designed for job interviews. Coverage dates: Current.
Illustrated Civil War Newspapers and Magazines
Important and rare periodicals from Confederate, Union, Abolitionist, and British Presses Coverage dates: 1860-1865.
Images of the American Civil War
Photographs, Posters, and ephemera documenting military and civilian life during the American Civil War. Coverage dates: 1860 - 1865.
Index of Medieval Art
An immense visual archive of medieval art, describing and presenting iconographic subjects and images from early apostolic times to the early modern era. Coverage dates: Early apostolic times to approximately 1400 AD.
Index theologicus - IxTheo
This European database contains bibliographical references to articles published in hundreds of theological journals, and also Festschriften and conference publications. Coverage dates: 1989 - Current.
Index to 19th-Century American Art Periodicals
Includes over 26,000 records from 42 art journals published in the United States during the 19th century. The entire contents of each issue are indexed in the database. It offers essential information on artists and illustrators, painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, architecture, design, decoration, exhibitions, sales, and collecting. Coverage dates: 19th Century.
Index to Jewish Periodicals
Index to Jewish Periodicals indexes contemporary Jewish history, activity and thought and Middle Eastern affairs from more than 160 journals. Coverage dates: 1988 - Current.
Information Science and Technology Abstracts
Information Science and Technology Abstracts searches hundreds of information science journals and other sources. Subjects include classification, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, and the information industry. Coverage dates: 1966 - Current.
International Bibliography of Art
A definitive resource for scholarly literature on western art. It succeeds the Bibliography of the History of Art, recognized as the world's most comprehensive bibliography of scholarly writing about the history of western art. Coverage dates: 2008 - Current.
International Bibliography of Theatre & Dance with Full Text
IBTD is the definitive research tool for the study of theatre and dance, containing hundreds of full-text journals, books and monographs. Citations are available in a variety of styles and direct links to journal issues, articles, books and book chapters are furnished. Coverage dates: 1929 - Current.
International Encyclopedia of Communication Online
Reference source for communication studies. Coverage dates: Current.
International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences (Second Edition)
The second edition of the International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, first published in 2001, offers a source of social and behavioral sciences reference material that is broader and deeper than any other. It comprises over 3,900 articles, commissioned by 71 Section Editors, and includes 90,000 bibliographic references as well as comprehensive name and subject indexes.
International Inventory of Musical Sources (RISM)
Comprehensive documentation of the world's musical sources of manuscripts or printed music, works on music theory and libretti stored in libraries, archives, monasteries, schools and private collections. Coverage dates: 1600-1850.
International Repertory of the Literature of Art
A merger of two well-known art databases: Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) and International Repertory of the Literature of Art/ Répertoire de la litterature de l'art (RILA). These citation databases, searchable together, cover material published between 1975 and 2007. For material published after 2007 see the International Bibliography of Art (IBA). Coverage dates: 1975 - 2007.
IOPscience Extra contains the full text of all journals published by the Institute of Physics and the American Astronomical Society, and several other physics and astronomy publishers. Coverage dates: 1874 - Current.
The web's largest library of International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and art song texts. Coverage dates: Varies.
Find statistics from poll questions that have been asked in the US since 1935. All of the major polling organizations in the US are included. Coverage dates: 1935 - Current.
Irish Newspaper Archives
The Irish Newspaper Archive contains over 6 million pages in over 500,000 issues of Irish newspapers. Coverage dates: 1763 - Current.
Irish Women Poets of the Romantic Period
Irish Women Poets of the Romantic Period includes the poetry of, and biographical and critical essays about, 50 Irish women writing between 1768 and 1842. Coverage dates: 1768 - 1842.
Italianistica / Italian Studies
Italianistica is a portal to current writings in Italian Studies, including literature, languages, music, art, architecture, social sciences, and history. Coverage dates: 1975 - Current.