These general reference tools are a great place to start your research, explore your topic, and point you towards interesting issues within a field. More specific reference tools (i.e. Biography, Conference Proceedings, etc.) can be found below.
International in scope, this database indexes doctoral dissertations and some masters theses in all academic disciplines. Many recent entries can be linked to fulltext content that can include useful abstracts, executive summaries, and bibliographies, as well as the extensive content of the dissertations themselves.
Extensive database of listings and links to local, national, and international associations, research centers, publishers, publications, directories, databases, television and radio stations, and more.
Full-text biographical information about people throughout history from many respected reference resources and 250 periodicals. Search for people by nationality, ethnicity, gender, etc. Includes entries from the "Complete Marquis Who's Who."