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Benezit Dictionary of Artists

The Benezit Dictionary of Artists is now available online for the first time via Oxford Art Online. With nearly 170,000 entries on artists from antiquity to the present day and featuring regular updates, Benezit is one of the most comprehensive and definitive resources on artists in the English language.

Biblical Archaeology Society Online Archive

A comprehensive resource for research in Biblical Archaeology. Content includes Biblical Archaeology Review, as well as books published by the BAS.

Bibliography of Asian Studies Online

Contains more than 410,000 records on all subjects (especially humanities and social sciences) pertaining to east, southeast, and south Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present.

Bibliography of the History of Art

Covering European and American art from late antiquity to the present, the Bibliography of the History of Art indexes and abstracts art-related books, conference proceedings and dissertations, exhibition and dealer´s catalogs, and articles from more than 2,500 periodicals. Covers 1973 to the present.

Biography & Genealogy Master Index

Indexes current and important retrospective works that cover individuals, both living and deceased, from every field of activity and from all areas of the world.

Biography in Context

Contains nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography. Includes biographies covering more than 525,000 individuals.

Biography Reference Bank

Contains biographical full-text articles, page images and abstracts from today’s leading magazines and journals

Biography Reference Center

A comprehensive collection of full-text biographies, as well as thousands of unique narrative biographies.

Biological & Agricultural Index

Covers resources in biology and agriculture. Years of coverage are 1983 to the present. Partial full text.

BioMed Central

Provides access to peer-reviewed biomedical research.


BioOne is an aggregation of the full-text of high-impact bioscience research journals. Most of BioOne´s titles are published by small societies and non-commercial publishers. Coverage is 1998 forward.

Birds of North America Online

The Birds of North America (BNA) is a comprehensive reference covering the life histories of North American birds. BNA Online includes image and video galleries showing behaviors, habitat, nests, eggs and nestlings, and more. Each online species account contains recordings of that bird´s songs and calls.

Black Drama, Second Edition

Contains the full text of 1,200 plays written from the mid-1800s to the present by more than 100 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa, the Caribbean, and other African diaspora countries.

Black Studies Center

Access to Schomburg Studies on the Black Experience, International Index to Black Periodicals (IIBP), and The Chicago Defender. This cross-searchable gateway includes scholarly essays, recent periodicals and historical newspaper articles.

Black Thought & Culture

Includes the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans. Where possible the complete published non-fiction works are included, as well as interviews, journal articles, letters and other fugitive material.

Book Review Digest Plus, 1983-present

 Brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources. Unlike reviews on book-sale sites and the open Internet, many of the reviews are serious, academic works.

Book Review Digest Retrospective, 1903-1982

 Provides excerpts from and citations to reviews of adult and juvenile fiction and non-fiction.

Britannica Online

Includes the complete encyclopedia, as well as Merriam-Webster´s Collegiate Dictionary and the Britannica Book of the Year. You can also use EB Online to search an Internet directory that includes more than 130,000 links to Web sites selected, rated, and reviewed by Britannica editors

British & Irish Women´s Letters & Diaries

Comprehensive collection of British and Irish women´s diaries and correspondence. Spanning more than 300 years, it brings the personal experiences of nearly 500 women to researchers.

Business & Company Resource Center

Coverage includes company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and business periodicals.