The most comprehensive resource available in its field, Humanities Source provides full text—plus abstracts and bibliographic indexing—for the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, including feature articles, interviews, obituaries, bibliographies, original works of fiction, drama and poetry, books review, and reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas, plays, radio and television programs.
Jewish Studies Source offers a multidisciplinary view into the study of Jewish civilization from its historical origins to the present. Content within the collection is meant to cover all facets of Judaism and provide context by drawing across multiple areas of study.
Jewish Studies Source contains over 400 full-text titles. Sources comprising the collection include full-text for leading academic journals within the discipline, monographs, related articles from major periodicals and newspapers, and over 1600 biographies of leading historical and contemporary Jews. This database includes 123 full-text journals & magazines, including 66 that are unavailable from Academic Search™, such as; Aleph: Historical Studies in Science & Judaism, American Jewish Archives Journal, Ars Judaica, Bridges: A Jewish Feminist Journal, East European Jewish Affairs, Hebrew Studies, Holocaust & Genocide Studies, Images: Journal of Jewish Art & Visual Culture, Jewish Political Studies Review, Journal of Hebrew Scriptures, Journal of Jewish Education, Journal of Semitic Studies, Korot, Michael: On the History of the Jews in the Diaspora, Modern Judaism, Post Holocaust & Anti-Semitism, Studies in Jewish American Literature, Studies in Jewish Education, and Zutot: Perspectives on Jewish Culture.
Jewish Studies Source also offers extensive full-text backfiles. Titles include; KASHRUS back to 1990, Contemporary Jewry (formerly Jewish Sociology & Social Research) back to 1974, Western States Jewish History (formerly Western States Jewish Historical Quarterly) back to 1968, and YIVO Annual of Jewish Social Science back to 1946. In addition, Jewish Studies Source contains the entire Jewish Telegraphic Agency database from 1922 to present.
Points of View Reference Center is an interface intended for public, academic, and high school libraries. Points of View is designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects. High school and undergraduate students can use Points of View as a guide to debating, developing arguments, writing position papers, and developing critical thinking skills. Each Points of View Essay includes a series of questions and additional material to generate further thought. Also included are thousands of supporting articles from the world’s top political and societal publications.