Article Citations

PhilPapers

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PhilPapers is a comprehensive index of philosophy books and articles. It offers unique features such as real-time indexing of pre-prints, fine-grained classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, advanced search functionality, and discussion forums.

From a full record, connect to Trent's resources: "Look it up @ Trent University".  Also see links to resources on publishers' sites: these only provide access if Trent subscribes to them.  If you don't see Trent University at the top of the screen, you won't have access to restricted material; use the link from our website to ensure full access.

Some open-access content is provided, available without a subscription.

Create an account for yourself to obtain the full benefits. See what you can do.

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PhilPapers uses advanced trawling techniques and large-scale crowd-sourcing to monitor all sources of research content in philosophy, including journals, books, personal pages, and open access archives.

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Varies
Update Frequency: 
Daily
Stable URL: 

A stable url (or persistent link) is a link that connects a user to a particular item in a database or on the web.  

In this case, it looks as though the URL provided in the address bar is durableKeep in mind that a link to this database is not a link to the full text; only to the citation.  To link directly to full text, access the full text and look for a stable URL on that site.

Philosopher's Index

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The Philosopher's Index is a bibliographic database with informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy. The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology, and book reviews.The Philosopher's Index monitors over 550 journals from more than 40 countries and is updated quarterly. Extensive indexing includes personal and proper names along with subject terms; there is also the capability to search for the authors of book reviews.

Trent has access to Philosopher's Index on Scholars Portal Search. Using the Scholars Portal Search interface, you can simultaneously search several databases. Other databases on Scholars Portal Search include: Biology Digest, BioOne, Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts, PsycINFO, Social Services Abstracts, and Sociological Abstracts among others.

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This database works with to locate full-text availability.

Coverage: 
1940 - Present
Update Frequency: 
Quarterly
Stable URL: 

A stable url (or persistent link) is a link that connects a user to a particular item in a database or on the web.

When you have full record for an item, look for "Document URL" at the bottom. Check to see if the the proxy prefix is included. Copy this link for a stable url. See the image below:

Some ProQuest databases use the doi system to create a stable link.

To link to a particular article via doi, look for the line that provides a doi and use it create a link.

Example:
DOI: 10.1016/j.asr.2009.02.013
Link: http://web2.trentu.ca:2048/login?url=http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.asr.2009.02.013

To ensure off-campus access, include the proxy prefix:
http://web2.trentu.ca:2048/login?url=

Since this database also contains links to Get it Trent! you can use the "Save Citation" data to create a link to the article.

MLA International Bibliography (Modern Languages Association)

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The MLA International Bibliography is no longer available from the Trent Library.  Our subscription ended in February 2016.

Accessed through the Gale website as part of Artemis Literary Sources, the MLA database is integrated with the full-text sources in Literature Resource Center to provide wider access to literary information with one search.

The MLA International Bibliography (produced by the Modern Language Association) indexes books, articles and dissertations published on modern languages, literature, folklore, and linguistics, providing coverage from 1926 to the present. Over 4,400 international journals and series are covered, as well as books from over 1,000 publishers.

Subjects covered include:

  • literature
  • language and linguistics
  • folklore
  • literary theory & criticism
  • dramatic arts
  • historical aspects of printing and publishing
  • rhetoric
  • composition
  • history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature.

It includes the MLA Thesaurus and the MLA Directory of Periodicals, which lists detailed information on over 5,500 journals, including over 4,400 indexed in the Bibliography

The MLA Bibliography is NOT a full-text database.  It identifies items, but it doesn't provide them.  Use the information provided by Get It! Trent or the Literature Resource Center to locate the full text.

See the information page on Artemis Literary Sources for more information on searching and limiting.

There are embedded links to full text resources, as well as a Get It! Trent button for linking to our online journals and searching TOPCAT (for book chapters).

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The Thesaurus authority file is is a controlled vocabulary thesaurus that assists in more effectively searching the MLA database. Subject headings, as well as cross-references terms, assist in finding the most appropriate subject heading. You can browse this list alphabetically, or as Relevancy Ranked (keyword search).

Indexes assist in locating titles, authors, publications, etc.

Links to Getitbutton and TOPCAT records. Note: The MLA indexes both journals AND books. The Get it! link only appears for articles, because it cannot locate books. In the case of citations to books, find the title of the book in italics, and search for it in TOPCAT.

Gale has a mobile app that can be used to search MLA.

Coverage: 
1926-present
Stable URL: 

A stable url (or durable link) is a link that connects an end-user to a particular item in a database or on the web.

At the bottom of a full record, find a link that says, "Document URL". This will link you back to this item.

To ensure off-campus access, be sure the proxy address is included. You should see "lib.trentu.ca" embedded in the url.

If not, add the proxy prefix to the front of the url:
http://web2.trentu.ca:2048/login?url=

It would then look like:
http://web2.trentu.ca:2048/login?url=http://go.galegroup.com/ps/i.do?id=GALE%7CN2812731999&v=2.1&u=ocul_thomas&it=r&p=LitRG&sw=w&asid=7de0906588dfeee5d314f0cfb836ff91

Note that this url only gets you to the MLA record for the item, which is different from the full text of the item.  If you want to link to the full text, follow the link from the database to find the text, then use the durable url for that site.  The article shown here, for instance, is available from MUSE, Scholars Portal Journals, and Academic Search EliteGet It! Trent links you to those options, where you can find the durable url.

MEDLINE - from Ovid

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MEDLINE contains a broad range of medical topics relating to research, clinical practice, administration, policy issues, and health care services. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE contains all records published in Index Medicus and since 2002, most citations previously included in separate NLM specialty databases such as SPACELINE and HISTLINE. Subject content includes anatomy; communication disorders; microbiology; paramedical professions; pathology; physiology; psychiatry; toxicology; dentistry; parasitology; reproductive biology; epidemiology; gene therapy; surgical and pharmaceutical intervention; nursing practice; ethical and legal issues; institutional operations; laboratory techniques and procedures; diagnosis and management; clinical research trials and experimental treatment protocols; legislation and regulation; allied health specialties; continuing education; investigational drugs and new drug uses, and some veterinary medicine.

Trent has access to MEDLINE on Scholars Portal Search. Using the Scholars Portal Search interface, you can simultaneously search several databases. Other databases on Scholars Portal Search include: Biology Digest, BioOne, PsycINFO, Social Services Abstracts, Sociological Abstracts, and TOXLINE among others.

Trent also has access to MEDLINE via OVID. Using the OVID search interface, you can simultaneously searching other databases including CINAHL, Evidence Based Medicine Reviews and HealthSTAR.

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This database works with to locate full-text availability.

Coverage: 
OVID MEDLINE: 1950 - Current. Scholars Portal MEDLINE: 1997 - Current.
Update Frequency: 
Weekly.

MathSciNet

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MathSciNiet provides Web access to the bibliographic data and reviews of mathematical research literature contained in the Mathematical Reviews Database. The Mathematical Reviews Database contains bibliographic information and reviews created and maintained by the American Mathematical Society. It continues the tradition and extends the scope of the work begun by the paper publication Mathematical Reviews in 1940. Journals, conference proceedings, and books of mathematics research are covered. Approximately 1800 current serials and journals reviewed in whole or in part. MathSciNet provides links to original articles and other original documents, when available.

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This database works with to locate full-text availability.

Coverage: 
1940-
Update Frequency: 
Daily

Libris Canadiana

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The Libris database provides word, title, author and subject access to material published in a number of Canadian periodicals of historical significance, including Maclean's Magazine, The Financial Post, The Monetary Times of Canada, Massey's Magazine, The Canadian Bookman, The Canadian Magazine, Saturday Night and The University Magazine.

For students, researchers and the general public, the database is nothing less than a window into the social and cultural life of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Libris is growing, and currently contains some 250,000 citations, with annotations (and for Maclean's Magazine, comprehensive abstracts).

(from the website)

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Since the online versions of these periodicals are not available for these time periods, look for them on microfilm or in print, using TOPCAT. Use this index to determine when the articles were published.

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Varies by title: Annotated Index to The Canadian Bookman Annotated Index to The Canadian Magazine, 1893-1910 Index to Maclean's Magazine, 1905-1976 Annotated Index to Massey's Magazine, 1896-1897 Index to The Monetary Times of Canada, 1867-1929 Index to Saturday Night, 1887-1945 Annotated Index to The University Magazine, 1901-1920 Annotated Index to Everywoman's World, 1914-1923
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Irregular/Yearly.
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There is no full text in this database.

CPI.Q

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CPI.Q contains a wealth of Canadian and international periodicals — including Canada's national newspaper, The Globe and Mail; Maclean's weekly magazine; Canadian News Facts; and encyclopedic reference materials, such as the Canadian Parliamentary Guide and Canadian Newsmakers.

Designed to meet the needs of researchers at all levels, it yields a variety of relevant periodical articles, biographies, company profiles, historical documents, science and technology essays, and much more.

Turn to CPI.Q for:

  • Indexing of nearly 700 Canadian periodicals (English and French) with full-text articles from 240 Canadian periodicals
  • A bilingual interface (English and French)
  • Current periodical articles integrated with Canadian biographies, company profiles, historical information and many other types of information
  • Coverage of a broad range of subjects related to Canada
  • Indexing from 1988 to present
  • Full-text articles from 1995 to present

(from the website - edited)

Note that the CPI.Q database includes many popular journal and magazine titles and is not restricted to scholarly journals.

Coverage: 
1988 - present ; full-text coverage 1995 - present
Update Frequency: 
Daily
Stable URL: 

At the bottom of each full text article find a box that provides a source citation (in MLA format) and a URL.  The URL is a durable link which will connect you back to the article.

  • If you connected to the database by signing in to the proxy server, the proxy is included in the URL. 
  • If "trentu.ca" does NOT appear in your link, add the proxy prefix to allow off-campus access to the Trent community.  (See how.)

If the article is not full text, the durable link will only bring you back to the citation.  Find the full text and use the durable link for that site.

CBCA (Canadian Business and Current Affairs)

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From the website:
Canadian Business & Current Affairs™ (CBCA) Complete is the nation's largest and most comprehensive bibliographic full-text reference and current events database. Subject coverage is comprehensive and information is available from the broadest range of Canadian sources anywhere. With over 4.5 million records and more than 1,665 titles, CBCA Complete is ideal for anyone interested in current events, business, science, the arts, and academic information as produced in Canada.

CBCA Complete combines high-quality indexing with direct access to full-text articles. This includes over 500 periodicals and daily news sources (over 480 of which are Canadian), plus indexing to an additional 1,100 other titles (over 95% Canadian).

Includes content from Canadian Press Newswire, CBC transcripts, several Canadian newspapers.

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Some journals are covered in full text; others provide only indexing/abstracting.  Use Get It! Trent to link to full text available from other sources.

This is a ProQuest database. 

Coverage: 
1971 - current
Update Frequency: 
Daily
Stable URL: 

Find a link to the "Document URL" at the bottom of the record. 

Business Source Complete

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This scholarly business database provides the leading collection of bibliographic and full text content, with indexing and abstracts for more than 1,200 of the most important business journals back as far as 1886. It also contains detailed author profiles for the 20,000 most-cited authors in the database. Journal ranking studies reveal that Business Source Complete is the superior database for full text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.

Additional full text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.

(from the website)

Sort your results by:

  • Academic Journals,
  • Trade Publications,
  • Magazines,
  • Newspapers,
  • Videos,
  • Books,
  • SWOT Analysis,
  • Country Reports,
  • Industry Profiles,
  • Market Research Reports,
  • Product Reviews.
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Some articles are available in full text directly; others could be available through other databases using the link to Get I! Trent.

Coverage: 
Varies - some available from 1886 to current.
Update Frequency: 
Daily
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This is an EBSCO database - see example.

 

Bibliography Of Native North Americans

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The Bibliography of Native North Americans, from Human Relations Area Files (HRAF), is an electronic publication that contains the citations from the cumulative eight volumes of the Ethnographic Bibliography of North America as well as additional new citations.

The Bibliography of Native North Americans contains citations to literature about native peoples of North America published from the sixteenth century to the present. Native North Americans include Aleuts; Eskimos or Inuit of Greenland, northern Canada, Alaska, and eastern Siberia; and other native peoples of Alaska, Canada, the United States, and Mexico north of the northern boundary of Mesoamerica.

All citations are to published materials: books, journal articles, essays, conference papers, and US and Canadian government documents.

The Bibliography of Native North Americans is available through the EBSCOhost interface, and can be searched simultaneously with other EBSCO databases by selecting them at the "Choose Databases" screen. Including Academic Search Elite may increase the number of results you find.

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This is NO full text included in this database, but links to Get It! Trent will find full text available from other available resources.

Coverage: 
1986 - current
Update Frequency: 
Irregular
Stable URL: 

This is an EBSCO database, but there is no full text included in the database.  To find a link to the citation, click "Permalink" on the screen.  See the example.

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