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Papers past
Coverage: Papers Past contains more than one million pages of digitised New Zealand newspapers and periodicals. The collection covers the years 1840 to 1915 and includes publications from all regions of New Zealand.
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Passport
Coverage: An online business information system providing business intelligence on industries, countries, and consumers. It offers integrated access to statistics, reports, insightful comment and business information sources. Coverage is global, more than 200 countries are researched.
Date range: 1990s-; Updated daily
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Patents, trade marks & related rights
Coverage: Detailed discussion of recent case law. Regular bulletins provide vital information on legislative amendments, recent decisions, proclamations and policy developments. Australia
Date range: 1996-
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Penn world table
Coverage: PWT is a database with information on relative levels of income, output, inputs and productivity, with country and period coverage depending on the release.
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People management plus
Coverage: Provides information on the employment process, from recruiting to exiting. UC subscription includes the following modules only: Hiring employees, Drafting staff handbooks, HR forms, Protecting employees, Exiting employees.
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Personal grievances
Coverage: Personal grievance cases are the majority of those brought before the Employment Tribunal and Employment Court. This publication deals in depth with individual topics such as sexual harassment, duress, and unjustifiable action. New Zealand
Date range: 1996-
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Personal grievances
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Personal injury in New Zealand
Coverage: Legislation, commentary and case notes on common law damages and health and safety in employment
Date range: 1992-
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PhilPapers
Coverage: Searchable directory of online philosophical articles and books by academic philosophers.
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The PILOTS database
Coverage: The PILOTS database is an electronic index to the worldwide literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health consequences of exposure to traumatic events. It is produced by the National Center for PTSD.
Date range: 1871-
Publication types: Journals.
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PINI
Coverage: Full text information from the Pacific Islands. Includes newspapers, magazines and TV content.
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Political Science Complete
Coverage: Provides full text and indexing and abstracts for comparative politics, humanitarian issues, international relations, law and legislation, non-governmental organizations and political theory. Also features more than full-text reference books and monographs and conference papers, including those of the International Political Science Association.
Date range: 1914-
Publication types: Journal literature
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PressReader (PressReader)
Coverage: Provides access to newspapers from NZ and around the world in full-color, full-page format on the day they are published.
Date range: Current to 60 days ago
Publication types: Newspapers, magazines
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Procedure reports of New Zealand
Coverage: Includes cases and judgments from 1983 to present.
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Project Muse
Coverage: Provides full-text access to humanities, arts and social sciences journals from scholarly publishers.
Date range: 1993-
Publication types: Journal articles
Note: UC subscription is to Standard Collection (journals only).
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ProQuest dissertations and theses
Coverage: Index of abstracts of dissertations submitted for doctoral and postdoctoral degrees. Titles published since 1997 have 24 page previews available.
Date range: 1861-
Publication types: Dissertations
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ProQuest U.K. parliamentary papers
Coverage: Includes House of Commons sessional papers from 1715 to the present, with supplementary material back to 1688.
Note: UC access is to the following collection: 19th century (1801-1900)
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PsycARTICLES
Coverage: Full text database of journals published by the American Psychological Association. Journals in the PsycARTICLES database are also included in PsycINFO.
Date range: 1987- Updated weekly.
Publication types: Journals
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PsycBOOKS
Coverage: Includes books published by APA and others as well as content of historical significance from the Archives of the History of American Psychology (AHAP) collection. Also contains classic books in psychology dating from the 1600s and entries from the APA/Oxford University Press Encyclopedia of Psychology.
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Psychology and behavioral sciences collection
Coverage: A comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.
Publication types: Journals
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PsycINFO
Coverage: Psychology and related disciplines.
Date range: 1887-
Publication types: Academic journals, books, book chapters, theses
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PubChem
Coverage: Largest free database of substance information on small molecules (with fewer than 1000 atoms and 1000 bonds). Maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), a component of the National Library of Medicine, which is part of the United States National Institutes of Health (NIH). Search by name or structure.
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PubMed
Coverage: Medicine and related disciplines.
Date range: 1966-
Publication types: Academic journals.
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