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Comprehensive multi-disciplinary full text database with thousands of periodicals and other publications.
HeinOnline Law Library This link opens in a new window
Contains a wide range of legal resources including: Supreme Court cases, law-related periodicals and books, codes, opinions and more. Special collections include: John F. Kennedy assassination, history of capital punishment, slavery in America and the world, Gun regulation and legislation, women and the law, military and government.
JSTOR (EXPANDED COLLECTIONS & JOURNALS - ENDS 6/30/23) This link opens in a new window
Hundreds of academic journals in full text from v.1: n.1. Primary source materials include 19th Century British Pamphlets, Struggles for Freedom: Southern Africa, and World Heritage Sites: Africa. All Open Content, Collections, and Reports are available to Fordham users. Artstor database of visual media is now accessible from the JSTOR platform. Basic and advanced searching defaults to "read and download" content we subscribe to. Browsing defaults to "all content." Look for the Access Level limiter on the lower left side to change settings. Access excludes ebooks, Thematic Collections and Global Plants (part of Primary Sources).
Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis Academic) This link opens in a new window
Now includes Hoover's Company Reports. Major U.S. and world news company profiles, SEC filings, U.S. and State legal cases including Supreme Court decisions back to 1790. Features include alerts, saved searches, and collaborative workspace with share folders and annotated documents. FOR BEST RESULTS: MUST CREATE ACCOUNT & LOG IN; TURN OFF POP UP BLOCKERS. Click on the Business box for Company Dossier information.
ProQuest Research Library This link opens in a new window
Full text of articles on broad range of subjects since 1971
Scopus This link opens in a new window
Abstract and citation database covering thousands of titles in Science, Social Sciences, Physical Sciences, Health Science, and Arts & Humanities going back to 1960.
Social Work Abstracts This link opens in a new window
Offers extensive coverage of hundreds of social work and human services journals dating back to 1965. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers, the database provides citations and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems.
SocIndex with Full Text This link opens in a new window
Comprehensive index to the literature on sociology including journals, books, and conference papers.
Books & E-books
To find more items, access the Fordham Library Catalog.
The Disability Rights Movement: From Charity to Confrontation by
Call Number: HV1553.F58 2011 (LC)
Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press, 2011.
International Human Rights and Mental Disability Law: When the Silenced are Heard by
Call Number: K640.P47 2012 (WC)
New York, NY: Oxford University Press, 2012.
Maltreatment of People With Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities by
Call Number: HV3004.M36 2016 (LC)
Washington, DC: American Association of Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, .
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