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Early American fiction 1789-1875
Coverage: Full text of 875 first editions of American novels and short stories from the period 1789-1875.
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Early English books online
Coverage: EEBO reproduces works printed between 1473-1700 from Pollard and Redgrave's Short-title catalogue, Wing's Short-title catalogue, the Thomason Tracts, and Early English Tract Supplement.
Date range: 1473-1700
Publication types: Books, pamphlets, periodicals, newspapers, letters, public documents, almanacs and calendars, and other primary sources.
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Early English prose fiction
Coverage: Prose fiction works from the period 1500 to 1700.
Date range: 1500-
Publication types: Books.
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EBSCO eBook collection
Coverage: A library of electronic books covering topics in education, sociology and psychology, as well as the full-text of a large number of older works in the public domain.
Publication types: Books.
Note: Only one user can access a title at a time.
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EBSCOhost
Coverage: Research databases from EBSCO Publishing. Provides access to all subscribed EBSCO databases on the one screen.
Publication types: Journal literature
Note: EBSCO Discovery Service (access to subscribed EBSCO content via one search box) -- EBSCO mobile (access to subscribed EBSCO via mobile phone)
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Endnote: Adding records to EndNote
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EconData
Coverage: Includes New Zealand Time Series, World Bank Tables and Penn World Tables.
Date range: 1999- Updated quarterly.
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Economics research network
Coverage: The Economics Research Network distributes quality research in economics covering many subject areas.
Note: New users must set up an account for access. Please contact Janet Bainbridge, Department of Economics and Finance.
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The economist
Coverage: Economist Historical Archive delivers a complete searchable copy of every issue of The Economist from 1843 to 2013.
Date range: 1843-2013; weekly updates
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Education source.
Coverage: "...offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full text education journals. Education Source also covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues."
Date range: 1929-
Publication types: Journal literature
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Eighteenth-century fiction
Coverage: Complete works of English prose from the period 1700 to 1780.
Date range: 1700-
Publication types: Books.
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Electronic business and technology law (NZ)
Coverage: A comprehensive guide to the legal issues that arise in the context of the Internet, electronic banking, information technology, and telecommunications New Zealand
Date range: 2005 to present. Updated twice a year
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Embase
Coverage: Embase is a biomedical and pharmaceutical database covering the following fields: drug research, pharmacology, pharmaceutics, toxicology, clinical and experimental human medicine, health policy and management, public health, occupational health, environmental health, drug dependence and abuse, psychiatry, forensic medicine, and biomedical engineering/instrumentation.
Date range: 1974-. Updated daily.
Publication types: Journal articles, conference proceedings, newspapers.
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Emerald eJournals. Education
Coverage: Covers the field of education.
Publication types: Journals
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Emerald management eJournals database
Coverage: Accountancy and financial information systems, business administration, management, human resource management, marketing, tourism and hospitality and related areas.
Date range: 1989-
Publication types: Journals, case studies, literature reviews and book reviews
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Employment cases
Coverage: Contains cases relating to employment law from 1979. Cases are sourced from the Court of Appeal, High Court, Employment Court, Employment Tribunal and Complaints Review Tribunal. New Zealand
Date range: 1979-
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Employment law
Coverage: Contains legislation and commentary relating to employment, including the Employment Relations Act 2000, Holidays Act 1981, Health and Safety in Employment Act 1992, the Wages Protection Act 1983 and the Human Rights Act 1993. Also contains the Employment Contracts Act 1991 with commentary. New Zealand
Date range: 2000-
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Employment reports of New Zealand
Coverage: Includes cases and some judgments from 1991 to present and some selected pre-1991 cases.
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Engineering & applied science
Coverage: Australian databases covering engineering and transport, particularly roads, also building and construction, natural resource management and nuclear science and technology.
Date range: 1977- Updated annually.
Publication types: Journals, books, newspapers, research reports, theses, conference proceedings.
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Engineering village 2 (Compendex)
Coverage: Access to engineering information from the databases Ei Compendex, U.S. patent and trademark office and Website abstracts.
Date range: 1884--
Publication types: Journals, reports, conference proceedings, Websites, patents and standards.
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Engineering workbench
Coverage: Please register before using for the first time
Provides access to ASTM Standards as well as an index of International & Industry standards from over 350 organisations. Historical Documents are not part of UC subscription.
Publication types: Standards
Note: Check the "My Subscriptions" box for access to only the standards in UC collection. First-time use requires registration -- Please sign out when finished.
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English drama
Coverage: English drama, in verse and prose.
Date range: 1290-
Publication types: Plays.
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English poetry
Coverage: Covers English verse from the 8th century to the early 20th century.
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English poetry full-text database.
Coverage: The works of about 1350 English poets dating from 600-1900.
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English poetry plus
Coverage: An anthology of pre-20th century English poetry of over 5000 poems by over 300 poets. Includes pictures, readings and biographical information, and can be searched and manipulated. There is a broad selection of the works of all the best known poets of the English speaking world, complemented by a selection of poems from lesser-known authors.
Date range: Pre-20th century.
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English short title catalogue
Coverage: Catalogue of material printed in any language in Britain and the colonies from mid 15th century to the end of the eighteenth century and English language material printed anywhere in the world during the 18th century.
Date range: 1475-
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ENGnetBASE
Coverage: Provides full text for a collection of engineering handbooks and reference titles from CRC Press. Search across all titles or browse by category. Individual titles open as a PDF file showing the Table of Contents, which can be browsed and has clickable links to each chapter for further viewing.
Publication types: Books
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Environmental cases
Coverage: Contains the full text resource management cases of the Privy Council, Court of Appeal, High Court, District Court, Environment Court and Planning Tribunal, and some foreign Courts. Legislation Includes nearly 80 related Acts and Regulations. Also includes relevant media releases and speeches, information on the progress of Bills, policy documents and other reports. New Zealand
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Environmental law reports of New Zealand
Coverage: Includes cases and judgments from 1993 to present.
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ERIC (Online : EBSCO)
Coverage: ERIC is Education Resources Information Center. Covers Education related literature.
Date range: 1966-
Publication types: Academic journals, unpublished documents (e.g. conference papers, research reports) digests (summaries of current topics).
Note: Mobile access: ERIC
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ERIC (Online : ProQuest)
Coverage: ERIC is Education Resources Information Center. Covers Education related literature.
Date range: 1966-
Publication types: Academic journals, unpublished documents (e.g. conference papers, research reports), digests (summaries of current topics).
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E-STAT
Coverage: Provides statistics about Canada and its people.
Publication types: Statistics
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Ethnographic video online
Coverage: The videos cover every region of the world and feature the work of many of the most influential documentary filmmakers of the 20th century, including interviews, previously unreleased raw footage, field notes, study guides, and more.
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EThOS
Coverage: Makes UK theses (e and paper based) available via a 'one-stop-shop' by harvesting e-theses from institutional repositories and digitising paper theses on-demand from researchers.
Publication types: theses
Note: You can search the EThOS database without having to register. You do, however, need to register and log in if you want to download a thesis from EThOS or to order digitisation of a thesis. In some cases, you may find an additional link to the thesis on an institution's Institutional Repository from which you can download the thesis without going via EThOS. EThOS aims to provide access to e-theses via all available routes.
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eTV
Coverage: Broadcast television programmes from a range of channels (not comprehensive).
Note: Please use your UC user name and password to log in. Students are not able to download e-cast content but can view it online. Staff may both view and download content, and use it in accordance with the university's screenrights licence.
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EUR-Lex
Coverage: Provides direct free access to European Union law. Also offers direct access to the latest issues of the L (Legislation) and C (Information and Notices) series of the Official Journal of the European Union and includes the treaties, legislation, case-law and legislative proposals.
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European views of the Americas, 1493-1750
Coverage: Created from the bibliography European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750. The database is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.
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Eurostat
Coverage: Provides direct access to the latest and most complete statistical information available on the European Union, the EU Member States, the euro-zone and other countries.
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