American Periodical Series Online
On-Campus Access: http://proquest.umi.com/login?COPT=REJTPTE0NGQmSU5UPTAmVkVSPTI=&clientId>=9739
Off-Campus Access: http://voyager.ship.edu/remote/validate.cgi?db=PQ&custom=%22COPT=REJTPTE>0NGQmSU5UPTAmVkVSPTI=%22&site=sru
Description: This collection contains digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals that originated between 1741 and 1900. APS Online features over 1,100 periodicals spanning nearly 200 years-from colonial times to the advent of American involvement in World War II. Titles range from America's first scientific journal, Medical Repository, to popular magazines like Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal.
Coverage
Dates Covered: 1740-1900
Types of Coverage: Periodicals
Source List: Click on the "About this collection" Link and under Contents click "APS title list"
Frequency of Updates: Quarterly
Subjects Covered: American history
Types of Items: Magazines, journals, and newspapers
Number of Items: As of 06/01/06: over 1,500 titles and 7 million pages of content
Source
Vendor: Proquest http://www.proquest.com
Publisher: Proquest http://www.proquest.com
Other Information
Aggregate Database: On-Campus: http://www.umi.com/pqdauto
Off-Campus: http://voyager.ship.edu/remote/validate.cgi?db=PQ
Related Resources: America: History & Life
Additional Assistance/Help: Help button is located to the top right of the interface screen
Number of Users: Unlimited
What's New: Click APS News for up to date information.
Special Features: In Search by Articles you are able to narrow down your search by dates. In Search by Periodical you can narrow a search by publication, editor, dates, etc.
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