Description: Contains around 75,000 books in total that are generally not available elsewhere. Huge potential:-)
Proposer: Winged Blades of Godric
Description: ProQuest Historical Newspapers is one of the world's leading newspaper archives. It contains complete access to the digitalized archives of several internationally significant newspapers, including the New York Times, New York Herald-Tribune, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, South China Morning Post and The Times of India. It also includes a unique collection of African American newspapers, which are indispensable when covering the civil rights movement. Most of the newspapers above are only accessible through ProQuest, and ProQuest access can only be acquired through libraries. With access to these quality sources, many important subjects on Wikipedia may be significantly improved.
Description: Self-description on its home page: "1,600+ journals, 250+ reference works, 22,000+ online books." From Wikipedia, at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiley_(publisher)#Wiley_Online_Library : "Wiley Online Library is a subscription-based library of John Wiley & Sons... It is a collection of online resources covering life, health, and physical sciences as well as social science and the humanities... over 4 million articles."
Description: One of the largest, oldest and most reputed university presses in N. America; it is a treasure-trove to any serious academic.
Proposer: Winged Blades of Godric
Description: I realize that Oxford Press is already a partner for journals and some other publications. However, it would be wonderful to have the Oxford English Dictionary available online. OED is *the* definitive source for etymology in the English Language.
Description: Books, magazines, newspapers, and user-contributed content, sometimes of high value, including much content originally from NASA.
Description: Gale Historical Newspapers is one of the world's leading newspaper archives. It contains complete access to the digitized archives of several internationally significant newspapers and magazines, including The Economist, Financial Times, The Times, Sunday Times, Times Literary Supplement, The Independent, Daily Mail, The Mirror, The Telegraph and International Herald Tribune. Most of these publications are only accessible through Gale Historical Newspapers, but Gale Historical Newspapers cannot be accessed individually. It can only be acquired through libraries such as The Wikipedia Library. With access to Gale Historical Newspapers, many important subjects on Wikipedia may be significantly improved.
Description: The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) has a large repository of academic publications related to software and technology. Reliable sources on specialized software are difficult to find, and the IEEE paywall makes it difficult to write articles on them. Providing access to IEEE through their institutional program would allow editors to use their high-quality publications as sources for these articles (instead of self-published sources).
Description: HathiTrust Digital Library is a large-scale collaborative repository of digital content from research libriaries. Further reading: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HathiTrust
Proposer: Critical Chris
Description: From their About page: ResearchGate is the professional network for scientists and researchers. Over 15 million members from all over the world use it to share, discover, and discuss research. We're guided by our mission to connect the world of science and make research open to all.
Description: Academic books
Description: Among the most-cited news publications now behind a paywall, and the use of incognito does not work.
Description: The name speaks for itself. In the last 10 years in the age of Wikipedia, a vast amount of information that was formerly hidden, particularly in the UK, is now being released. It is right and it is proper that Wikipedia has access to this vast archive. Timely access is needed.
Proposer: Scope creep
Description: Some books on archive.org can be only "borrowed", meaning that you can read it only for a short period of time. I don't know it is possible, but can read books limitless will be very usefull to add sources.
Description: A great source of archives for french newspapers and magazines (France, Canada..) Content (from most used sources in fr.wiki): Le Monde (since 1944), Le Figaro (1996), Le Parisien (1998), Libération (1995), Ouest France (2003), L'Express (1993), Le Point (1995) Les Echos (1991), L'Obs (2003), La Croix (1995), Sud Ouest (1944)...Radio Canada (2005), La Presse (1985), Le Soir (1997), Le Temps (1998), Le Devoir (1992), Tribune de Genève (2005); 2005: The Economist, 2010: Telegraph,The Independent.
Description: ACM digital library. "The ACM Digital Library is a research, discovery and networking platform containing: The Full-Text Collection of all ACM publications, including journals, conference proceedings, technical magazines, newsletters and books. A collection of curated and hosted full-text publications from select publishers. The ACM Guide to Computing Literature, a comprehensive bibliographic database focused exclusively on the field of computing." Thought I'd asked before
Proposer: Peter Flass
Description: The national library equivalent to LCC in the States. As many WWII documents have reached expiration of censorship in 1945+70, historical records are provided on library-to-library status. Their catalog UI is already in English language, and catalogs are interlinked with their National Children's Library in both Tokyo and Osaka.
Description: The University of Chicago Library appears to have a number of digitized newspaper collections, including "Access World News" / NewsBank, which would be particularly useful since it contains archives of the Chicago Sun-Times, whose own site is unusable for anything more than a few days old because of limited archives and poor search functionality.
Description: Recent global news content from over 2,800 news sources, including major outlets from different parts of the world, most updated daily w/o embargo. E.g.: Washington Post (2016-), Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (2017-), Le Parisien (2001-), Le Monde (2011-), El Mundo (2008-), Times (UK) (1992-), Financial Times (1996-, 1 day embargo). While many of our newspaper resources focus on historical issues, this resource would help greatly with work on current issues, in many different languages.
Description: British Online Archives is one of the United Kingdom’s leading academic publishers. Our goal is to provide students and researchers in the humanities and social sciences with access to unique collections of primary source documents.
Proposer: Rob Kam
Description: American publishing company with over 2,000 titles annually.
Description: More often referred to as MLA Bibliography. The most important database for resesrch articles and books on literature (in any language). Also linguistics (of any language). While it is sold through the Ebsco platform it is not available to Wikipedians. ~~~~
Description: Entertainment-industry resource that can be useful to Wikipedia editors with the following features: Access in-development & production titles - Keep up-to-date on over 25,000 projects not available on IMDb Never miss a cast, crew, or production update - Use IMDbPro Track to follow any of IMDb’s 8 million people and 5 million titles and get alerts on updates to their pages or when they’re in the news Note: It could also be used to ask industry contacts for freely-licensed images.
Description: The Berlin State Library is a universal library in Berlin, Germany and a property of the Prussian Cultural Heritage Foundation. It is one of the largest libraries in Europe, and one of the most important academic research libraries in the German-speaking world. It collects texts, media and cultural works from all fields in all languages, from all time periods and all countries of of the world, which are of interest for academic and research purposes.
Description: Enthält laut Selbstdarstellung 'over 150 years of New York Times journalism, as it originally appeared.' und damit jede Menge interessantes Quellenmaterial
Description: Bloomberg is a media company focusing on business and finance. It publishes news articles as well as in-depth features that are important for covering articles in economics and finance. Unfortunately it is paywalled, so a library access will be very useful
Description: Ethnologue is the worlds most accurate and well-known languages reference material. It would be incredibly useful in helping create language distribution maps.
Description: The International Organization for Standardization is an international standard-setting body which publishes thousands of standards used globally.
Description: Includes content from thousands of newspaper titles, plus newswires, web editions, business journals, periodicals, government documents, etc.
Description: Leading Italian encyclopedia. It also has an English version. Great resource.
Description: Casetext is a handy-to-use database of U.S. federal and state case law. It has the cases for all states and on the federal level, plus many articles on U.S. law written by verified attorneys. When writing about U.S. court cases and U.S. law in general, this would be really helpful, especially considering that Westlaw/Lexis appear not interested in providing their database. Casetext already provides free full subscriptions to law students and faculty, so they may be willing to provide some for WP
Description: Archive of the Swiss Neue Zürcher Zeitung. Newspaper date back to 1780.
Description: Irish Newspaper Archives the world’s largest and oldest online database of Irish newspapers. Through the Irish Newspaper Archives gateway you will find the world's most complete Irish newspaper archive. The online newspaper archives provides a fast and easy way to access newspapers from 1738 all the way up to current day.
Description: The world’s largest multimedia news provider. Coverage in over 16 languages reaching billions of people worldwide every day. Founded in 1851, famous for real-time breaking news, photojournalism and investigative reporting. "We tell all sides, but take none. We go back to the start, where there’s no bias and no agenda to tell the real story." See also: https://www.reutersagency.com/en/about/about-us/ https://www.reuters.com/ (Free but limited version) https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Reuters
Proposer: History DMZ
Description: Jane's publishes many defense-related publications, including Jane's Airport Review, Jane's Defence Weekly, Jane's Intelligence Review, and Jane's International Defence Review. The articles these outlets produce would be enormously helpful in updating Wikipedia articles related to ongoing military actions and acquisitions, such as the Brazilian amphibious assault ship Atlântico, but they have a hard paywall and are only accessible via an institutional/organizational subscription. Thank you!
Proposer: The ed17
Description: The Japan Times Archives enables users to easily search for articles on about 500,000 pages across 120 years, ranging from the inaugural issue in March 1897 to December 2018. The Japan Times continues to report with perspectives absent from Japanese-language papers, as well as clear, contextual explanations for non-Japanese readers. The database offers valuable historical content covering domestic and international politics, economy, culture, TV schedules,
Description: Literary magazine published since 1963 with articles on world literature, culture, economics, science, and current affairs
Description: Major publisher, particularly in the areas of law and economics. In the publisher production ranking by Torres-Salinas et al. (2012) - https://arxiv.org/ftp/arxiv/papers/1207/1207.7067.pdf -, Elgar ranked 4th Economics & Business, 2nd in Law and 1st in Management. Many of their works on law are standard references in the field, particularly the Research Handbooks.
Description: Identify the notability of scholars by h-index
Description: The world's largest publisher-neutral citation index and research intelligence platform.
Description: I am interested in the journal Phytotaxa: https://www.mapress.com/j/pt as I mainly work on plant articles, although other editors are likely to be interested in Zootaxa. It's increasingly difficult to write about the taxonomy of plants without access to Phytotaxa, which seems to have become one of the main journals for reporting this kind of research. Some Phytotaxa articles are open access, but most are not.
Proposer: Peter coxhead
Description: Academia.edu is an American for-profit social networking website for academics. It began as a free and open repository of academic journal articles and registered a.edu domain name when this was not limited to educational institutions. The site was launched in September 2008.
Description: Brepols publishes eBooks, periodicals and databases for a range of humanities disciplines. I regularly use parts of what is on offer, e. g. the Lexikon des Mittelalters, via my local library. But there is much more my library did not subscribe to. And many other users do not have access to a libraries like I do.
Description: An independent science publisher within Australia's Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, CSIRO Publishing has a large number of useful titles from the Australian region, but with global reference. Their biology / life sciences / ecology titles are of particular interest.
Proposer: Shankar Raman
Description: East View (East View) is an international company based in Minneapolis (USA). The company has existed since 1989. The main field of activity is providing access to databases of newspaper articles in Russia and Ukraine over the past 100 years. There is no larger database of such sources. Access to old newspapers is essential for writing tens of thousands of articles on the history of the USSR, as well as modern countries that currently exist on its territory.
Description: Large collection of 18th- and 19th-century newspapers, magazines, and books, focusing on those of value for studying American history and genealogy. List of collections: https://www.accessible-archives.com/collections/
Description: Ulrich's is an invaluable source of information about periodicals such as academic journals. The database gives details of the history of individual periodicals, such as changes in titles. Available through ProQuest.
Proposer: Laughing sandbags
Description: A digital library in Hungarian, offering contemporary handbooks, journals, daily and weekly newspapers on the Internet. Arcanum Digitheca (literally, Digital Knowledge Repository, ADT) was launched in 2014, making available the formerly digitized pages of printed documents on a single interface on a subscription basis. As of early 2022, it comprises 36,315,902 pages. Until 2021 it was available free of charge at universities, libraries, and other public cultural institutions in Hungary.
Description: Historically, the most important and most autoritative source in Italy in the field of social sciences, they publish the journals of the publishing house "Il Mulino" and of the publisher "Carocci": over 80 journals (and they have the archives of 100 journals). Compared to the english-speaking world it may seem not relevant, but for the italian-speaking community is probably the most important source after JSTOR in the field of social sciences.
Description: Cumhuriyet (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cumhuriyet) is one of the oldest newspapers of the Republic of Turkey and its archive is on the web, but to access, they require for payment and it's slightly expensive for the country's conditions. The free access to its online database would help a lot, especially to the contributers who know Turkish.
Description: "Artstor is the most extensive image resource for educational and scholarly use. We bring together media from the world’s museums, archives, scholars, and artists, with a specialized suite of tools for teaching and learning with visual materials — all rights-cleared for education and research."
Description: 350 newspapers, online resources and tv from Switzerland (main), Austria, Germany, Liechtenstein and Great Britain List of medias: https://swissdox.ch/medien/
Description: A statistical and biographical cricket database, it is the world's leading authority on compiling cricket data. It holds statistical and biographical records for all cricketers and officials, plus records on competitions, matches and stadia. The site includes access to more than 300 years' worth of data, containing 1.2 million players, 675,000 scorecards and 14,000 grounds. In addition, it also grants access to archive issues of The Cricketer magazine, dating to 1921. A very useful resource!
Description: Torrossa is an online library which stores academic journals and books in the fields of humanities, social sciences and exact sciences. Most of their journals and books cannot be found in any of the other online libraries.
Proposer: The Eternal Wayfarer
Description: The UpToDate system is an evidence-based clinical resource. It includes a collection of medical and patient information, access to Lexi-comp drug monographs and drug-to-drug interactions, and a number of medical calculators. UpToDate is written by over 7,100 physician authors, editors, and peer reviewers. It is available both via the Internet and offline on personal computers or mobile devices. It requires a subscription for full access.
Proposer: That Coptic Guy
Description: Wikipedians from Taiwan, Malaysia, Singapore, HK, Macau may need it to contribute to a lot of articles regarding domestic affairs and Chinese culture affairs.
Proposer: It's gonna be awesome
Description: Some function are free but for the main once you need a subscription.
Description: Dictionnaire biographique en ligne consacré aux femmes créatrices (dans les domaines de l'Histoire humaine, des arts, de la culture et des sciences), constitué de plus de 12 000 entrées.
Description: 朝日新聞社の「聞蔵 II（きくぞうツー）ビジュアル」は、過去の出来事を手軽に調べることができるオンライン記事データベースで、日本国内外の多くの大学や図書館などでご利用いただいています。1879年（明治12年）の創刊号から今日まで 約140年にわたる紙面から約1500万件の記事・広告が検索できる日本国内最大級の新聞記事データベースです。朝日新聞縮刷版のキーワード検索の対象記事の大半は東京本社で発行された紙面ですが、大阪本社発行の紙面も収録されており、発行日による検索で内容が異なる２つの紙面を読み比べることもできます。1985年以降の記事は全文検索方式で、テキスト本文を表示して読むことができます。雑誌「ＡＥＲＡ」「週刊朝日」の記事も収録されています また第二次世界大戦中を中心にアジア各地で特派員やカメラマンが撮影した写真1万枚をデータベース化した「歴史写真アーカイブ」、1923年（大正12年）創刊から1956年（昭和31年）までの2000冊をデータベース化した「アサヒグラフ」、「英文ニュースデータベース」、「朝日新聞縮刷版 全国の地域面」「朝日新聞縮刷版 戦前の外地版」も収録しています
Description: The Ken is an Indian business news website based out of Bangalore, India. It was launched in 2016 as a premium subscriber-only platform that publishes one article per day.
Description: Ecology (ESA) publishes articles that report on the basic elements of ecological research. Emphasis is placed on concise, clear articles documenting important ecological phenomena. The journal publishes a broad array of research that includes a rapidly expanding envelope of subject matter, techniques, approaches, and concepts: paleoecology through present-day phenomena; evolutionary, population, physiological, community, and ecosystem ecology, as well as biogeochemistry
Description: Important British magazine on politics, culture, and current affairs, published since 1928.
Description: These are the folks that do all the Gallup polls. In order to get access to all their data you have to either buy a subscription or attend a university with a subscription.
Description: AIAA provides a significant trove of aerospace publications, both in their well-respected journal and in their book series.
Description: Has useful German biomedical journals: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thieme_Medical_Publishers
Description: Niche publishing by a University Press that includes a lot of sources for many of the up-and-coming fields of work that need to be documented- inlcuding a heavy focus on climate change and sustainability
Description: CAB Direct is the most thorough and extensive source of reference in the applied life sciences, incorporating the leading bibliographic databases CAB Abstracts and Global Health. CAB Direct provides a convenient, single point of access to all of your CABI database subscriptions.
Description: société savante éditrice de plusieurs revues consacrées à l’étude scientifique de la musique
Description: OOR is a major Dutch alternative music magazine with an international scope. It was founded fifty years ago, still exists and is considered to be one of the biggest music magazines in the country. I often find myself looking for information about a band or artist, only to find articles on OOR hidden behind a paywall. The subscription isn't expensive at €40 per year for website access, but one can only afford so much subscriptions.
Description: AllAfrica is à voice of, producing and distributing 600 news and informations items daily.
Description: Useful for history editors: "Historical Abstracts is the definitive index of literature covering world history (excluding the United States and Canada) from the 15th century to the present. Indexing thousands of journals in over 40 languages, it is an invaluable bibliographic database for history students."
Description: from about NML: NML is aimed at and used by *Teachers and students at universities, conservatories and other music schools and primary and secondary schools. *Public libraries. *Performing arts organizations such as symphony orchestras, opera companies, choirs and more. *Classical radio stations. *Professional musicians [instrumental soloists, orchestra musicians, conductors].
Description: Biographical and monographic database containing more than 100000 entries since 1946, mainly French political, media, administrative and business personalities
Description: The Beck eLibrary, comparable to the nomes eLibrary, is one of the largest libraries of books for medicine, law, economics and journals in the German-speaking countries. 3000+ books, 1000+ Journals
Description: CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure, 中国知网) is a key national research and information publishing institution in China. CNKI has built a comprehensive China Integrated Knowledge Resources System, including journals, doctoral dissertations, masters' theses, proceedings, newspapers, yearbooks, statistical yearbooks, ebooks, patents and standards.
Proposer: Steven Sun
Description: One of the largest subscription dictionary and encyclopedia services in Japan, allowing you to search over 70 encyclopedias, series, and journals. 70以上の辞事典、叢書、雑誌が検索できる日本最大級のサブスクリプションの辞書・事典サービス。 日本大百科全書（ニッポニカ）、改訂新版 世界大百科事典、日本国語大辞典 第二版、大漢和辞典、角川古語大辞典、国史大辞典、日本歴史地名大系、新版 角川日本地名大辞典、古事類苑などが利用できる。
Description: All the UK based Royal Colleges has an archive, library and journal. There is several of them and prestigious. They may be under the aegis e.g. Oxford University but don't know.
Proposer: Scope creep
Description: (From the "about us" page at genomeweb.com) "GenomeWeb is an independent online news organization based in New York. Since 1997, GenomeWeb has served the global community of scientists, technology professionals, and executives who use and develop the latest advanced tools in molecular biology research and molecular diagnostics."
Description: Dutch newspaper of record, see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NRC_Handelsblad. If memory serves me correctly, you can read 5 articles for free after which you're given the message "we gave you 5 articles for free, please consider a subscription".
Proposer: Alexis Jazz
Description: AnthroSource is a service of the American Anthropological Association that offers members and subscribing libraries full-text anthropological resources from the breadth and depth of the discipline. AnthroSource is: - a digital searchable database containing past, present and future AAA publications, - more than 250,000 articles from AAA journals, newsletters, bulletins and monographs in a single place, and - 24/7 access to scientific research information across the field of anthropology.
Description: Most known French economic/financial newspaper (see [[:en:Les Echos (France)]]). Could be used very often on Wikipedia (about companies, politics), but most articles are behind a paywall.
Description: Scientific magazine aimed at a popular audience.
Description: As one of the world's most forward-thinking publishers, UC Press gives voice, reach, and impact to innovative research and exceptional scholarship. With a global circulation, our journals span the humanities, social sciences, and natural sciences, with key subject areas that include history, literature & criticism, film & media, music, religion, and sociology.
Description: Academic publisher of books and journals, with focus on languages and literary studies.
Description: 1913 gegründet, ist das Munziger-Archiv mit mehreren Millionen Eintragungen mein bevorzugter Einstieg für die Recherche, wenn es um Personen des 20./21. Jhs. geht.
Description: Zootaxa is a peer-reviewed international journal for rapid publication of high-quality papers on any aspect of systematic zoology, with a preference for large taxonomic works such as monographs and revisions. Zootaxa considers papers on all animal taxa, both living and fossil, and especially encourages descriptions of new taxa. All types of taxonomic papers are considered, including theories and methods of systematics and phylogeny, taxonomic monographs, revisions and reviews, catalogues/check
Proposer: Ibrahim Muizzuddin
Description: Digital archive of Swedish newspapers but only the once witch are older as 100 years are accessible and the others you have to be in a library.
Description: Mohr Siebeck bietet online ca. 2.200 Titel aus geisteswissenschaftlichen Bereichen, etwa Recht, Theologie, Wirtschaft und Geschichte. Der Verlag hat in der Wissenschaft einen sehr guten Ruf, sodass die Auswertung seiner Literatur für viele Artikel ein großer Gewinn wäre.
Description: Over 6200 E-Books and 53 E-Journals covering history, pedagogy, Germanic studies, psychology, religious studies and other humanities with c. 700 new titles annually
Description: Clarivate Analytics is a global leader in providing trusted insights and analytics to accelerate the pace of innovation. Our vision is to improve the way the world creates, protects and advances innovation.
Description: An Indian media group which started on 1878. The group consist of following publications, 1-The Hindu Daily 2-Frontline Magazine 3-The Hindu Business Line 4-Sportstar Magazine
Description: Online Archive of the Schaffhauser Nachrichten date back to 1861
Description: Australian collection of databases on humanities, engineering, health
Proposer: INS Pirat
Description: Duncker & Humblot bietet online etwa 9.000 geisteswissenschaftliche Titel. Ähnlich wie Mohr Siebeck genießt der Verlag in der Wissenschaft einen guten Ruf. Die Auswertung seiner Literatur wäre für viele Artikel eine Bereicherung.
Description: Comprehensive guide to the birds of the world, available in public and academic libraries as well as in government agencies, consulting firms, nature centers, and nonprofits in more than a forty countries.
Proposer: Dick Bos
Description: Significant sources for science and engineering
Description: 1946 - 1990 archive of "Neues Deutschland", the main newspaper of German Democratic Republic. This is an original source for the history of East Germany and other communist countries.
Proposer: Sebastian Wallroth
Description: 土木学会(Japan Society of Civil Engineering, JSCE) is the oldest academic society in Japan (since 1879). They have their own publisher, journal, and library about civil engineering in Japanese but not also in Asian languages. Their library has historic and important materials (e.g. photos, diagrams, etc). JSCE would be compliant with Wikipedia Library since they had a committee to contribute to Wikipedia [https://www.jsce.or.jp/archive/project/wiki.html]. They help Wikipedia in Asian Languages.
Description: It's an online library that partners with presses such as: Oxford Scholarship Online Princeton Scholarship Online Stanford Scholarship Online Yale Scholarship Online Chicago Scholarship Online Columbia Scholarship Online Cornell Scholarship Online Edinburgh Scholarship Online Florida Scholarship Online MIT Press Scholarship Online A partnership with this library would make 35,000+ titles available to Wikipedia editors.
Description: The most comprehensive collection of doctoral theses and dissertations and the official repository of the Library of Congress
Description: Taylor & Francis Group is an international company originating in England that publishes books and academic journals, its parts include, Taylor & Francis, Routledge, F1000 Research or Dovepress. It is a division of Informa plc, a United Kingdom–based publisher and conference company. (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taylor_%26_Francis)
Description: Archives and proceedings of publications in geoscience with lots of publications and research papers on geology, petroleum, and natural gas research. A lot of research papers on the formation of the world's continents, mountains, islands, and oceans.
Description: This site includes various databases related to the history of Ireland, including Biographies of Members of the Irish Parliament 1692-1800 which has the personal information, family life, career, political life, appointments, voting in divisions and contribution to the life of parliament for each Irish MP in the period of 1692-1800.
Description: Filae is a genealogical database which give an instant access to billions of digitalized and indexed civil records for France. It could be very useful to complete and source biographies on Wikipedia and Wikidata.
Description: Le Dictionnaire des anarchistes - Le Dictionnaire biographique des cheminots (DBC) - Le Dictionnaire biographique des enseignants et personnels de l’éducation (DBE) - Le Dictionnaire biographique des fusillés et exécutés (DBFE) - Le Dictionnaire biographique des Gaziers-électriciens (DBGE) - Le Dictionnaire biographique des militants du Val-de-Marne (DBMVM) etc.
Description: Marianne est un journal d'investigation, en politique et sociologie.
Description: This resource provides Open Access to a growing array of scholarly book collections and other academic materials.
Description: French known generalist newspaper (with a little focus on catholic news).
Description: French-language high-quality publisher of magazines on art, archaeology, art history, sports and more with several specialised publications. It would be great to have access to digitised back issues, many of which contain scholarly articles not accessible anywhere else.
Description: Zeitschrift für Psychoanalyse und ihre Anwendungen (Revue pour la psychanalyse et ses applications)
Description: Eine sehr umfangreiche deutschsprachige Datenbank mit Wirtschaftsauskünften, Volltexten aus Tageszeitungen und Fachzeitschriften sowie zahlreichen anderen Informationen. Aus meiner Sicht vor allem wegen der vielen lokalen Tageszeitungen interessant für die Arbeit an lokalen Themen. Die Datenbank bietet aber sicher umfangreiches Material für die Arbeit an sehr vielen verschiedenen Themenfeldern.
Description: SLSP at a glance Swiss Library Service Platform (SLSP) is a service provider for libraries and collaborates with them to run the national library platform swisscovery. The swisscovery platform brings together scientific resources from a current total of 490 libraries in Switzerland, making information easily accessible and simple to find. On behalf of the libraries, SLSP invoices services provided by the libraries to swisscovery users.
Description: Website for searching, reading and researching books for all people; Please add the books and magazines of this famous website as well
Proposer: Mohammad ebz
Description: Oxford Dictionaries Premium is the home of our premium language resources for English, Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish.
Description: Sindh Archives is a directorate working under Information & Archives Department, Govt. Of Sindh, Pakistan. It contains one of the richest, extensive and enviously protected centuries old government records, books and literary rare material. The bare bone is to bring history to life for satisfying the growing appetite of present and future researchers by making this valuable national information easily accessible.
Description: Newspapers from Statens Avissamling (National Collection of Newspapers in Denmark) - volumes older than 100 years are free
Description: Leading Medical School in Uzbekstan and Central Asia
Description: Site d'analyse et d'actualité à propos de la Corée du Nord
Description: This is a product of the British Medical Journal where they provide recent evidence-based reviews on various medical ailments. It looks like they did not bundle access to this product along with the BMJ Journals subscription (I just received access to the BMJ Journals through the Wikipedia Library. Very exciting! But no BMJ Best Practice, sadly). If we could get access to a few accounts on this service, that would be a huge benefit to editors that focus on medicine!
Description: Karger Publishers is an academic publisher of scientific and medical journals and books.
Description: Virtual repository of over 71,002,171 resources
Description: Metropol Verlag contains a) online Edition of a 63-books-collektion titeld "Justiz und NS-Verbrechen - Die deutschen Strafurteile wegen nationalsozialistischer Tötungsverbrechen" (german language) and "Nazi Crimes on Trial - German court judgments concerning Nazi crimes" - Online-Edition 4950,00 Euro each b) further in coopertion with "Zentrum für Antisemitismusforschung der Technischen Universität Berlin" ca. 150 books subject „Nationalsozialismus (1933-1945) +ZfG
Description: Regionale Tageszeitung für die Lausitz (Deutschland, Bundesländer Brandenburg und Sachsen), bisher genutzt für WP-Artikel. Das zuerst offene Archiv ist in letzter Zeit (seit der Übernahme durch einen anderen Verlag) in der Oberfläche immer weiter "versteckt" worden und die Artikel-Suche ohne bezahlten Zugriff erschwert. Suche ist möglich über https://www.lr-online.de/suche/?q=Suchbegriff1+Suchbegriff2+.... findet aber ohne Sonderrechte nicht alle vorhandenen Artikel
Proposer: Wilhelm Zimmerling PAR
Description: They publish lots of nonfiction literature on historical subjects.
Proposer: Tyrone Madera
Description: Equinox publishes a 50 scientific journals at time of this request, including those on very niche subjects which are crucial for topics with less academic intrigue covering four topic areas — Religion and Ethics, Linguistics and Communication, Archaeology and History, and Popular Music.
Description: Première plateforme en ligne pour la lecture numérique et Réseau des bibliothécaires en RD Congo rassemblant quantité de bibliothèques et centres de documentations avec un fond collectif important.
Description: A biomedical bibliographic database by Elsevier. Similar to but more publications than MEDLINE/PubMed. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Embase
ICHUSHI is a repository by a Japanese NPO for medical papers, and maybe the longest running if not fully on the web for their entire history. Abstracts in English for most entries. Managing body announced:
The Japan Medical Abstract Society (JAMAS) accumulated medical literature information published in Japan for 116 years since 1903, and already built the search system named “Ichushi-Web” containing more than 13 million data.
Description: Invaluable for biographies of living and deceased Britons. Would complement the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, which is already available through Wikipedia Library.
Description: Ingenta Connect claims to be "the world's largest resource for scholarly publications." Includes "Medical Problems of Performing Artists," the first clinical medical journal devoted to the etiology, diagnosis, and treatment of medical and psychological disorders related to the performing arts.
Description: It's kind of "premium WorldCat". Books and ebook location results are displayed in a more compact format, thus saving some lookup time. More info: https://www.oclc.org/en/firstsearch.html
Description: Die Bestände der Abteilung Militärarchiv umfassen die Überlieferung (insbes. Sachakten, Karten, Konstruktionspläne, Fotos) staatlicher militärischer Stellen seit dem Jahre 1867 bis in die Gegenwart: die erhalten gebliebenen Unterlagen der preußisch-deutschen Armee, der Kaiserlichen Marine, der Schutztruppen und der Freikorps, der Reichswehr sowie der Wehrmacht. Des weiteren werden in Freiburg die Unterlagen der Nationalen Volksarmee und der Grenztruppen der DDR archiviert.
Description: Routledge Handbooks Online is a platform that offers more than 1,800 books, including the latest research summaries, from Routledge and CRC Press in 50 fields, including the humanities, social sciences, psychology, engineering, and the built environment.
Description: Access to the archive of one of Polish biggest newspapers (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gazeta_Wyborcza) would be useful as contributors to articles on Polish topics sometimes need access to such articles. This request is made on behalf of WikiProject Poland, but the tool would also be useful for the entire Polish Wikipedia community.
Description: Access 4,000,000+ academic papers and 4,000+ journals from South Korea and internationally.
Description: Magazines World, an educational blog which shares the news, information and articles about travel, health, food, wine, finance and education as well as exams, results, colleges and universities.
Description: Spanish-language newspaper from Mexico with archives dating back to 1922. Was previously available to the public until August 2020 when the archives became subscription-only.
Description: British legal monthly magazine founded in 1987
Proposer: INS Pirat
Description: Die Wissenschaftsverlage Schweizerbart und Gebr. Borntraeger sind Herausgeber mehrerer geowissenschaftlicher Zeitschriften https://www.schweizerbart.de/series?af=topnav Wichtig für Recherche-Arbeiten im Bereich Mineralogie wären hier aus meiner Sicht vor allem die Zeitschriften "European Journal of Mineralogy", "Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Monatshefte" und "Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie - Abhandlungen", aber auch "Berichte der Deutschen Mineralogischen Gesellschaft".
Description: The Austria Press Agency is the national news agency and the leading information provider in Austria. Their service "Defacto" provied Newspapers since 1990 and APA announcements since 1955. DE: Auf http://www.defacto.at finden sich nationale und internationale tagesaktuelle und historische Zeitungen, Zeitschriften und Magazine zum Teil rückreichend bis 1990 sowie APA-Meldungen aus den Jahren 1955 bis heute. Weiters stehen Ihnen für Ihre Recherchen Abschriften von Radio- und TV-Nachrichte
Description: "We're a non-profit genealogical society dedicated to preserving, documenting, and sharing the stories NY State families. See how we've been helping New Yorkers learn more about their family history for over 150 years."
Description: Kirchenbuchportal der evangelischen Kirche in Deutschland. Es sind noch nicht alle Kirchenbücher digitalisiert, aber das was vorhanden ist, ist richtig hilfreich bei der Recherche zu Biografien.
Proposer: S. F. B. Morse
Description: I was using this resource regularly for the creation of new artist biographies. We used to have access to this (and other related pages through Oxford University Press), and recently it is no longer available. Will it be coming back?
Description: A major publisher of leading-edge art and artists from its founding in 1984 through 2017, when it published its 100th issue and transitioned to an archival mode. Contains in-depth material from hundreds of late-20th and 21st century artists. Authentic original hardcopy publications are now collector's items, but much material is partially-accessible on the Web. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Parkett
Description: Contains over 55,000 videos of survivor testimonies from various genocides including the Holocaust, the Rwandan genocide, Nanjing massacre, Armenian genocide and Guatemalan genocide. As a great-grandson of an Armenian Genocide survivor, the collection is useful in preserving the stories and memories of the survivors, which can help on the corresponding Wikipedia articles.
Description: "Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is an American imprint of the publishing conglomerate Wolters Kluwer. Under the LWW brand, Wolters Kluwer publishes scientific, technical, and medical content such as textbooks, reference works, and over 275 scientific journals (most of which are medical or other public health journals). Publications are aimed at physicians, nurses, clinicians, and students." https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lippincott_Williams_%26_Wilkins
Description: The Polish Biographical Dictionary is a Polish-language biographical dictionary, comprising an alphabetically arranged compilation of authoritative biographies of some 25,000 notable Poles and of foreigners who have been active in Poland – famous as well as less-well-known persons at the dawn of Polish history, to persons who died in the year 2000. It is a WIP that can be an excellent biographical resource.
Description: LDBV = Bayerisches Landesamt für Digitalisierung, Breitband und Vermessung Produktt (Online-Dienst): BayernAtlas Plus Im Gegensatz zum BayernAtlas (https://geoportal.bayern.de/bayernatlas) ist der BayernAtlas Plus (Anmeldelink in der vorstehenden URL) kostenpflichtigt. Nur der BayernAtlas Plus zeigt Gemarkungsgrenzen innerhalb von Gemeinden. Diese sind nützlich für hunderte, wenn nicht sogar einige tausende Artikel zu ehemaligen und gegenwärtigen bayerischen Gemeinden.
Description: Contains extensive archive of essays, interviews, and surveys of architecture, written by professionals.
Description: Dort gibt es die alten Pressemappen, Presseausschnittssammlungen, siehe hier: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pressearchiv_20._Jahrhundert Ein Teil davon ist digitalisiert. Ein kleiner Teil der digitalisierten Bestände ist online erreichbar. Der große Teil der digitalisierten Bestände ist nur vom Lesesaal der ZBW in Hamburg nutzbar. Wenn ihr für die Library einen "kontrollierten" Zugang schaffen könntet, wäre das genial. Eine Kontaktperson im ZBW könnte ich nennen. Grüße - Peter Wuttke
Description: Monographs on British Archaeology
Proposer: Mike Christie
Description: Useful University-powered knowledge bookstore for ZJU campus.
Description: Magazine covering American higher education
Description: American standards organisation which publishes standards used in America and globally, and provides access to standards from ISO, IEC, etc.
Description: BSOL contains standards used in the UK and international ISO, IEC, etc standards.
Description: Digital archive of all issues of Publishers Weekly since 1872
Proposer: Mike Christie
Description: CABI is Centre for Agriculture and Biosciences International (no space to write that in the box above). Significant publisher in those fields. The most useful single resource is Valerie Porter, Lawrence Alderson, Stephen J.G. Hall, D. Phillip Sponenberg (2016). ''Mason's World Encyclopedia of Livestock Breeds and Breeding'' (sixth edition), ISBN 9781780647944, which I have cited hundreds of times, and would have cited hundreds of times more if it weren't so hard to get GBooks to cough up the pag
Description: Digital archive of Swedish newspapers at the Royal Library.
Description: Edition numérique d'environ 60 000 livres publiés en France au XXe siècle et qui ne sont plus commercialisés. Titres parus pour 75% d'entre eux de 1981 à 2000. Domaines : Littérature: 45%, Sciences humaines et sociales: 42%, Histoire: 13%. A ce jour, Gallica propose un feuilletage partiel (en entier = payant) de 5421 des ouvrages du dispositif ReLIRE. Cf. [[Projet:La bibliothèque Wikipédia/Suggestions/Archive obsolète#Livres numériques : ReLIRE|Thématiques détaillées de ces livres numériques]]
Proposer: Etienne M
Description: This is a database of newspapers and magazines from all over Japan since 1986. The data of articles can be viewed in PDF format.
Description: Askart is an auction website, containing a database of both artists and auctions. They are providing access to their Professional level subscription with millions of auction records and information on more than 350,000 artists.
Proposer: Niketto sr.
Description: Infomedia is the largest media archive in Denmark with 75+ million articles from 2500+ sources going back to 1990. Article access would be useful to cover recent Danish history as well as Danish products, companies and persons of interest.
Description: An American journal of international relations and foreign policy. It frequently features content published by recognized experts.
Description: Pearson is the publisher of many textbooks in a variety of fields. I propose adding Pearson to the Wikipedia library so Wikipedia users can use Pearson textbooks for writing articles. While some may object that thi would make it easy for people who would normally buy the textbook to not purchase the textbook, I would argue that only people with extended confirmed rights should be considered for access to Pearson texts for free. This would incentive people to make 500 edits to Wikipedia.
Description: Les Classiques Garnier is a publishing house specialising in the publication of classic works of European literature, characterised by a rigorous textual editing and a reliable critical apparatus written by the best specialists of each author. Since 2009, the company publishes specialised studies and journals on literature, linguistics, history, art, law and economic and social sciences.
Description: Archives de toutes sortes, à propos de musique, de la recherche et bien d'autres choses.
Description: Lexis Advance is a game changer in the way that lawyers use computerized legal research for their clients. It offers the ability to perform sophisticated searches without additional search-based fees, thus providing significant economic advantages to their clients.
Description: Some excellent secondary sources here, as well as the primary texts, many of which are very difficult to find anywhere else.
Description: "Jacoby Online is a digital edition of fragments and testimonia of Greek historians, and other authors from antiquity. Although the works of these historians are now lost, we still have passages in the form of citations and paraphrases in ancient texts that are preserved."
Description: Historica (since 1995) is a Dutch 4-monthly scientific and peer reviewed magazine on the subject of women and gender history. Old numbers are available through their website as open access, but recent numbers (up to 3 years) are not.
Description: Schwabe online is a service that provides databases, books, and journals, including HWPh (Historisches Wörterbuch der Philosophie online) and Grundriss der Geschichte der Philosophie.
Description: Factiva products claim to provide access to more than 32,000 sources such as newspapers, journals, magazines, television and radio transcripts, photos, etc. These are sourced from nearly every country in the world in 28 languages, including more than 600 continuously updated newswires. (From: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Factiva) This could be useful for many wikipedians all over the world.
Description: I would like to suggest partnering with the Oxford University Press to access the Very Short Introduction to series.
Description: Historisches Wörterbuch der Rhetorik Online (HWR)
Proposer: Diego de Tenerife
Description: Hindi tips, Blog and Magazine in Hindi. Updated on daily bases
Description: Medical news, health tips, gym tips.
Description: Hinari Access to Research for Health Programme. The World Health Organization's database of the biomedical and health books and journals
Proposer: INS Pirat
Description: Full-text archives of a number of opinion periodicals
Proposer: INS Pirat
Description: Zeitschrift zur Geschichte der Psychoanalyse : Revue d'histoire de la psychanalyse en langue allemande Siehe / voir l'article créé sur Wikipedia.fr https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luzifer-Amor
Description: Some 40 academic journals on the humanities and social sciences
Proposer: INS Pirat
Description: Was for a short time freely accessible in Spring 2020. I found it very useful for finding sources for rather obscure medieval latin writers and for disambiguation purposes. Contains among others Medioevo Latino and Compendium Auctorum Medii Aevi
Description: It's a gated website with high-quality historical content.
Description: Publishes standards used within Australia and New Zealand, particularly in relation to construction, building and engineering.
Description: Für mich ist die taz eine wichtige Quelle, um Demonstrationen zu finden, die ich dann für Commons fotografiere.
Description: Mediestream is a service provided by the Danish Royal Library (Det Kgl. Bibliotek; KB) that gives you access to 35 million Danish newspaper pages besides radio and television broadcasts. Most of the content is only accessible via a computer on premise at the library within opening hours unless you can obtain special online access.
Description: Important German publisher in sociology, politics, and psychology. Provides ebooks and journals.
Description: Mention aggregator, useful for finding secondary sources
Description: 北海道を中心に読まれる地域紙。 北海道に関するローカルな情報を掲載する。
Description: Credo Reference provides full-text online versions of over 3,500 published reference works from more than 100 publishers in a variety of major subjects.
Description: موقع ضخم يحوي دراسات انسانية وفلسفية واجتماعية..
Description: Important journal and conference papers in Electronic and Computer Engineering.
Description: Curated by qualified librarians, our collection of structural engineering literature spans more than 250 years; making it one of the UK's most comprehensive specialist engineering resources.
Description: Monthly British railway magazine, aimed at the railway enthusiast market, that has been published in London since July 1897. The complete archive is now on-line, from issue one in July 1897 right up to May 2018. See: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Railway_Magazine
Description: Website says : "The Royal United Services Institute (RUSI) is the world’s oldest and the UK’s leading defence and security think tank. Our mission is to inform, influence and enhance public debate to help build a safer and more stable world... Become a RUSI Member. Enjoy exclusive access to high profile events and authoritative publications throughout the year". Background: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Royal_United_Services_Institute
Description: Die National Archives and Records Administration, abgekürzt NARA, mit Sitz in Washington, D.C. ist das Nationalarchiv der Vereinigten Staaten und damit für den Schutz und Erhalt historischer und staatlicher Dokumente verantwortlich.
Description: Norwegian magazine with lots of news and facts about ships and shipping companies worldwide.
Description: Another UK newspaper archive resource.
Description: A refereed scientific journal concerned with all forms of knowledge in Islam. It publishes studies in Turkish and English and is one of the most important journals in Turkey https://islamiarastirmalar.com
Description: A great resource for publications on meteorology, climatology, earth science and ocenaography.
Description: One of the most important portals for IT and tech news in German language.
Description: Turcademy is a domestic e-book platform developed by Informascope company in order to collect all academic publications in Turkey under a single portal and to deliver academic publications digitally to academics, researchers and students in an easy way and to contribute to e-book publishing in Turkey.
Description: The Gale Microform collection is one of the world's largest microform archives of exclusive primary source materials in fields of study that include the humanities, social sciences, and international news.
Proposer: Семён Семёныч
Description: From Wikipedia: The paper runs its own correspondent network. Its editorial policy is not determined by a single editor, but cooperatively by four editors. It is the German newspaper with the widest circulation abroad, with its editors claiming the newspaper is delivered to 148 countries. My primary focus is that FAZ offers a wide range of quality historical and culture topics from around the world.
Description: Main Japanese science aggregator of scientific articles and publishers
Proposer: IFPNI Staff
Description: The oldest English-language newspaper in the Philippines. Also being one of the biggest in the country.
Description: Contains many books, especially books by Routledge Press. Currently Wikipedia only offers Taylor and Francis journals, not books.
Proposer: Ali Khomami P
Description: Le Monde is a French generalist newspaper
Description: The definitive guide to Anglican clergy and churches in the Church of England, the Church of Ireland, the Church in Wales and the Scottish Episcopal Church, with biographies of over 27,000 Anglican clergy dating back to 1968.
Description: "Infobiro" is a digital, online archive of "Mediacentar" Sarajevo. The archive stores huge number of digital copies of articles (up to 300 daily entries) from wide variety of magazines, daily newspapers, reports from NGO's, research from organisations and scientific institutions, both historic and contemporary, from across the former Yugoslavia region of Balkans. It offers search for articles, stored in pdf, via keyword, set in 3 categories: historic, contemporary, research-analysis.
Description: Contains a huge number of documents useful to researchers, such as government gazettes
Proposer: Number 57
Description: This is not really a source per se, but the Ad Fontes Media Bias chart is enormously valuable in evaluating sources and weight, and the $50/year tier is a substantial improvement to what is available freely.
Description: Journal Officiel de Cameroun
Proposer: Score Beethoven
Description: The Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, sometimes abbreviated JAAD, is a monthly peer-reviewed medical journal covering dermatology.
Description: Top-quality source for articles on energy and on climate change
Description: Contains journals about Radiology.
Description: Biggest project in the world about Taiwan in Russian language. Information about Taiwan, news about Taiwan, education in Taiwan. Project have been selected as finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 Asia award, which honors the most promising private technology ventures in Asia annually. Jen-Ai Hospital's included text and media content from project in its First English press release. Governments of both countries cooperate with project about Taiwanese-Russian relationship.
Description: EVIDYALAM is the e-learning platform for the students. EVIDYALAM is an Indian Interactive Online and offline tutoring platform where teachers provide tuitions to students over the internet. EVIDYALAM is founded in 2020 by Shrikant Rana at Saharanpur. It primarily provides services to students of grade 5th to 12th for the Board of High School and Intermediate Education Uttar Pradesh & Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE).
Description: Please add the HeinOnline "Air and Space Law Library" to the HeinOnline libraries available through Wikipedia
Description: Has useful biomedical journals: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bioscientifica
Description: The American Economic Association oversees a number of the most prominent journals in the field of economics, including the American Economic Review, Journal of Economic Literature, Journal of Economic Perspectives, and the AEJ journals. Access to these journals would be a boon to editors who add content related to economics and the social sciences.
Description: A non-profit publisher of 20+ academic journals covering a variety of topics in physical sciences, engineering and health sciences.
Description: AIP Publishing with Physics Today and other significant sources for science and engineering.
Description: specific collection in Heinonline: World Constitutions Illustrated: Contemporary and Historical Documents and Resources
Proposer: Dick Bos
Description: Telangana, as a geographical and political entity was born on June 2, 2014 as the 29th and the youngest state in Union of India.
Description: Publishes standards used within New Zealand (and also Australia), particularly in relation to construction, building and engineering.
Description: Standards supplier which is affiliated with some national standards organisations (for example, Standards Council of Canada) and publishes standards from many different standards organisations.
Description: Dei HAZ oder eine beliebige andere Tageszeitung aus dem Madsack-Verlag, als wichtige Quelle zu großen Teilen Niedersachsens (Demos, Events) - Fotolocations mit Relevanz für MW.
Description: Archive of digital collections from Institute of History and Philology, Academia Sinica.
Description: German Government's Social Science Open Access Repository
Description: E-Pustakalaya is an education-focused digital library containing full-text documents, books, images, videos, audio files, and interactive educational software that can be accessed through an intranet or on the Internet. OLE Nepal started the development of E-Pustakalaya in 2008 with the aim to improve children's reading skills and develop a reading culture in schools by giving them free and open access to age-appropriate reading materials and to enable students to do research projects and promot
Description: 这个网站是目前最大的英文书法网站了，上面有许多的英文书法书籍等等，还有他们的期刊对于维基百科相关内容的补充也很重要，我希望图书馆可以与他们合作来为图书馆成员有免费申请到他们的订阅的可能 多谢
Description: Books, magazines and catalogues from a+t architecture publishers (Architecture, Urbanism, Housing). Subscription for institutional access is available.
Description: Slavery in America and the World: History, Culture & Law would be very helpful. Thank you.
Description: The RIBA Journal ("RIBAJ"; formerly 'Journal of the Royal Institute of British Architects') was established in 1893 and continues to be published. The online edition is updated daily and has additional content. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RIBA_Journal
Description: Databases on the History of Contemporary Chinese Political Movements published by CUHK
Description: Multi-disciplined e-library with various language books
Description: Something approaching a comprehensive library of full scans and transcriptions of the surviving English books & other pubs. from c. 1450—1700: https://proquest.libguides.com/eebopqp/content . Seems to be pretty essential for research in related areas. (Apparently an outgrowth of the original short-title union catalogues https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Short-title_catalogue and the https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Text_Creation_Partnership .) Now part of ProQuest, but not in WL's ProQuest package yet.
Proposer: RW Dutton
Description: The standard reference on Australian English.
Description: Provides access to more than 200,000 academic book reviews from Choice magazine
Description: Westlaw is an online legal research service and proprietary database for lawyers and legal professionals available in over 60 countries. Information resources on Westlaw include more than 40,000 databases of case law, state and federal statutes, administrative codes, newspaper and magazine articles, public records, law journals, law reviews, treatises, legal forms and other information resources.
Description: WorldCat's search APIs seems to be restricted to member libraries, and to "commercial partners". Access to these APIs would be extremely useful for many kinds of serious library research. Naturally WL would not need to implement some kind of Web interface to the APIs: it would just need to hand out API keys to approved users.
Proposer: RW Dutton
Description: Encyclopaedia of Islam is provided by BRILL and it's a very important source for the knowledge of the Islamic World
Description: Delivers online access to scholarly books from Bloomsbury’s Academic division. Spanning the arts, humanities and social sciences, the site features the latest research publications from Bloomsbury, T&T Clark, The Arden Shakespeare and Hart Publishing, alongside scholarship from Continuum, Berg and Bristol Classical Press. New collections are added each year.
Description: MyHeritage is an online genealogy platform that hosts about 14 billion historical records, among other features.
Description: daily newspaper in Spain. ABC es un diario español
Proposer: Diego de Tenerife
Description: The leading international journal in pure and applied metrology, published by IOP Publishing on behalf of Bureau International des Poids et Mesures (BIPM). This journal would be a very good resource for metrology articles and articles relating to the SI, including the second, meter, kilogram, and ampere.
Description: Collection of 800,000+ texts from newspapers, magazines, news broadcasts and legal writings (1814-2013). A combination of the 5, 27 and 38 Million Words Corpora and the PAROLE Corpus, plus newspaper texts from NRC and De Standaard (until 2013). For copyright reasons one needs an account.
Description: Darwinbook is the digital archive/online database of two of the leading Italian scientific publishers: il Mulino and Carocci. The database gives access to around 1,300 Italian books in the areas of history, philosophy, literary criticism, sociology and political science.
Description: The yearbooks can be read and downloaded for a fee via the website listed below, and for free via the university accounts. The website mentioned below leads through "Oxford Academic", which is apparently not part of the Wikipedia Library repertoire. The yearbooks, published since 1956, are of unique value for the study of the history of anti-Semitism.
Proposer: Der wilde bernd
Description: Tech Heralds, We here ensure to provide the latest news to our viewers. Our main purpose is to give news in its most raw form without any unnecessary alternation.
Proposer: Kelvin Katie
Description: Livres/documents physiques et en accès virtuels de Suisse romande. Catalogue RERO+ Vous pouvez y découvrir, rechercher et demander des documents. Le catalogue global contient les collections des bibliothèques RERO+. À propos de RERO+ RERO+ est un centre de compétences et de services destinés aux bibliothèques. C’est aussi une fondation à but non-lucratif basée à Martigny, en Valais (Suisse).
Description: ES: Ofrece algunas publicaciones y libros en campos relacionados a la arqueología. EN: It offers some publications and books in topics related to archaeology.
Description: Online website for reading text and audio books, magazines and newspapers in Persian and English.
Proposer: Mohammad ebz
Description: University press of American University in Cairo. Academic books
Description: Proceedings of the high-ranked conferences ICIS, ECIS, PACIS, AMCIS on Information Systems.
Description: United Kingdom publication with a stated target audience of "council chief executives and their teams of decision-makers in local authorities and allied sectors"; see https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Municipal_Journal The current issue is usually free to read, but older issues are paywalled.
Description: Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) fosters the development of applied mathematical and computational methodologies needed in various application areas. Applied mathematics, in partnership with computational science, is essential in solving many real-world problems. Through publications, research and community, the mission of SIAM is to build cooperation between mathematics and the worlds of science and technology.
Description: Finding high quality scientific sources in the field of economic botany can be really tricky. ABC is an independent, non-profit, research organization and one of the few reputable sources on these topic. Resources like HerbMedPro can really go a really long way in improving the quality of articles related such topics.
Description: Getting an understanding of academic perspectives towards a book is critical for improving the quality of Wikipedia articles. Often books are cited as authoritative resources without mention of responses/criticisms of the content by the field at large. This is the premier collection of book reviews published in peer-reviewed journals.
Description: The digital Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE), located at daredictionary.com, offers powerful reference searching and interactive browsing by region, quotations with a complete bibliography extending from the seventeenth century through the twenty-first, and maps illustrating where words were collected. The addition of DARE Survey data and audio recordings provides an incredibly valuable, dynamic resource for understanding the demographic, topical, and regional nature of words and t
Description: The NCTM (National Council of Teachers of Mathematics) publishes a number of current and former journals related to elementary mathematics and mathematics education. It seems like their journals are primarily available only to NCTM members, but libraries may also be able to subscribe and access their archives. It’s hard to tell for sure.
Description: Scans of many eighteenth-century British books. Integrated search with Early English Books Online (see EEBO request). Owned by Gale, but not included in WL's Gale package. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eighteenth_Century_Collections_Online
Proposer: RW Dutton
Description: "GloWbE contains about 1.9 billion words of text from twenty different countries. This makes it about 100 times as large as other corpora like the International Corpus of English, and it allows for many types of searches that would not be possible otherwise." (excerpt from its self-description)
Description: American Theological Library Association (ATLA) hosts a series of study and research tools such as the ATLA Religion Database, ATLAserials, ATLA Religion Library, and the like. ATLA Religion Database (ATLA RDB) is the premier resource for scholarly works pertaining to the study of religion and spirituality (all religions). The resource is managed by EBSCO.
Description: Art Index is an art research database providing high-quality indexing for hundreds of national and international art journals, plus thousands of art dissertations. Art Index contains 391 indexed art journals/magazines, 270 peer-reviewed journals, 14,000 indexed art dissertations and 229,000 indexed art reproductions. The addition of Art Index to the Wikipedia Library would be a useful resource for improving articles on the Arts internationally (not just the UK and Europe.)
Description: The world's largest Jewish digital library. Its books are not only scanned to PDF, but OCR-ed and made searchable. Topics include Scripture, Talmud, Halacha, Kabbalah, sermons, and other encyclopedias.
Description: Proquest Historical Newspapers, Chinese Edition has the only extensive record of The South China Daily, North China Daily, China Herald, plus during the period before 1949, the journalists and writers reporting through newspapers in China. Anyone doing research on the fall of the Qing Dynasty, western imperialism, the roots of WWII, fascism, militarism, or Asia really needs the resource. It's very difficult to find and universities who have it won't allow access to anyone.
Description: Die zentrale Publikationssammlung gemäß Sammelauftrag sämtlicher in Deutschland veröffentlichter Werke mit stehts wachsendem Digitalisat. Auch integriert historische Archive wie etwa die Bibliothek der Deutschen Reichsversammlung von 1848/49, Spezialsammlungen wie das Deutsche Exilarchiv 1933–1945 sowie das ehemalige Deutsche Musikarchiv Leipzig - n. eig. Ang. Literatur, Periodika, Noten, Karten, Ton und weitere Archivalien im Bestand von über 43.600.000 Werken.
Description: So many documentations regarding colonisation in Southeast Asia and Karibia that should be useful and very informative to be served to the publics, but so little open access documents that they permit. If we want to advance the understanding of Southeast Asia from pre-colonisation to post-colonisation, then KITLV Library is a must.
Proposer: Kris Simbolon
Description: So many usefull and insightfull books and journals that are not available to the public, not even a single preview page. This library contains a huge knowledge everyone should know.
Proposer: Kris Simbolon
Description: Shubham Satish Dongare, is an Indian actor, film producer, and television personality who works in Hindi films. Wikipedia Born: 29 November 2006 (age 17 years), Thane City, Maharashtra, India
Proposer: Shubham S Dongare
Description: Adweek.com is a weekly American advertising trade publication that is useful for researching articles about marketing and companies.
Description: Kvant is a popular science magazine in physics and mathematics for school students and teachers, issued in print between 1970 and 2011 (in russians)
Description: Biographical articles from the modernist period across various disciplines.
Description: قاعدة معلومات علمية متخصصة في المجالات البحثية والأكاديمية العربية
Description: Information website that deals with current events through a series of articles, called "obsessions", similar to the way television series work.
Description: The American Society for Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics publishes many influential journals in these disciplines
Description: Publications of the Geological Institute of the Russian Academy of Sciences (in PDF, since 1927, mostly in Russian): Proceedings, micropaleontology, Bulletin of the Commission for the study of the Quaternary period, Essays on the history of geological knowledge, Stratigraphy. Geological correlation, Lithology and minerals, Geological knowledge of the USSR, Geotectonics, etc.
Description: Reference Universe reveals comprehensive scholarly, authoritative introductions using your library's own specialized reference collection.
Description: Hungarian textbooks and secondary literature.
Proposer: Adam Harangozó (NIHR WiR)
Description: eBird ist eine Online-Datenbank für Vogelbeobachtungen, die Wissenschaftlern, Forschern und Amateur-Naturforschern Echtzeitdaten über die Verbreitung und Häufigkeit von Vögeln liefert. Das Cornell Lab of Ornithology ist eine Non-Profit-Organisation der Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, die Vögel und andere Wildtiere studiert.
Proposer: Torben Friedrich
Description: https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spektrum_der_Wissenschaft In Spektrum der Wissenschaft werden Themen aus Forschung und Wissenschaft aus einer naturwissenschaftlichen Perspektive behandelt. Im Vordergrund stehen dabei Archäologie, Astronomie, Biologie, Chemie, Geowissenschaften, Mathematik, Medizin, Neurowissenschaften, Physik und Technik.
Proposer: Diego de Tenerife
Description: Die »Meiner eLibrary« bietet Wissenschaftlern und Studierenden einen komfortablen Zugang zu über 1.250 eBooks aus allen Programmbereichen des Verlages: von der Blauen Reihe und der Philosophischen Bibliothek über wissenschaftliche Monographien bis hin zu unseren Editionen, Jahrbüchern und Bei- und Sonderheften.
Description: Depuis l'arrêt de l'édition livre, cette encyclopédie a énormément développé son potentiel numérique. Cela vaudrait vraiment le coup qu'elle intègre les collections de la Bibliothèque Wikipédia et que son contenu puisse être accessible à tous les membres de la Wikimedia Foundation.
Description: Publishes online editions of journals from Michigan State University Press, Penn State University Press, SBL Press, University of Illinois Press and Duke University Press.
Description: GenealogyBank provides access to over 15,000 American historical newspapers, 95% of which are unique to the site.
Proposer: Extraordinary Writ
Description: Hackett is a publisher of translations, editions, and original works in the arts and humanities, with a focus on producing high-quality books that will remain in demand for many years. eBooks are available for most Hackett titles.
Description: The Philosophy Documentation Center is a major repository and publisher of scholarly journals and books that involve philosophy or its related fields. It has over two-hundred publications and has been in operation for over fifty years. Several of its publications are not fully accessible through any other service. Access to this repository and publisher would improve our editors' ability to write on the subject of philosophy.
Description: High-quality aggregator of 30 million policy papers across hundreds of nonpartisan and worldwide NGOs and think tanks, and across thousands of policy libraries, including many defunct ones. Relies on both extensive manual vetting and AI techniques for verification. Decentralized global leadership may address questions of global inequality. Management has a collective experience span of centuries.
Proposer: Jarrod Baniqued
Description: Nonprofit publisher of nonfiction books concerning the environment and the built environment.
Proposer: Superb Owl
Description: Zahlreiche Bücher über Politik und Zeitgeschichte, die wertvolle Quellen für die Erstellung und Bearbeitung in der Wikipedia beinhalten.
Description: About OAC The Online Archive of California (OAC) provides free public access to detailed descriptions of primary resource collections maintained by more than 300 contributing institutions including libraries, special collections, archives, historical societies, and museums throughout California and collections maintained by the 10 University of California (UC) campuses.
Proposer: Balph Eubank
Description: spanische Tageszeitung der wkanarischen Inseln
Proposer: Diego de Tenerife
Description: Schwerpunkt von bdw sind die Naturwissenschaften
Proposer: Diego de Tenerife
Description: PEP-Web (Psychoanalytic Electronic Publishing Web) is a subscription-based online collection of current and past psychoanalytic journals and papers. PEP-Web holds all the major psychoanalytic journals. PEP-Web has the full text of over 44,000 articles and 54 classic books, covering well over 100 years of psychoanalytic scholarship. Subscribers can also access the Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud (1886-1939).
Description: Journals, conference abstracts, and special volumes published by the Geological Society of London. A useful resource for editors and researchers in the geosciences.
Description: Partie du projet Z-Library. La plus grande bibliothèque électronique au monde
Description: The most useful parts of the website (chart archives, boxscores, etc.) are mostly behind a paywall now. For articles about current musical artists / tours / releases, these sources are essential.
Description: Food nutritional value database financed from federal tax funds. However, you have to buy a license key. https://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bundeslebensmittelschlüssel
Description: Credo Reference is an online reference library that offers access to hundreds of authoritative reference books and encyclopedias on various subjects, including art, literature, history, science, and medicine. Users can search, browse, create and share customized collections of resources, and integrate reference content into other online platforms.
Description: European ancestry / Genealogical website
Description: ArcGIS Online of ESRI has better datasets of Shapefiles than are freely available in the internet, including lower levels of subdivisions of various countries
Description: Trusted collection of radiology reference journals. Reader-friendly when compared to a typical radiology journal on PubMed. There are various radiology-related wiki pages that need citations such as CT scans, MRI sequences, ultrasonography, fluoroscopy, interventional radiology etc.
Description: Well-illustrated full-color contemporary commentary on visual arts and exhibitions. Published in Germany, but has a global scope.
Description: The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) is an international society for practitioners in the fields of operations research (O.R.), management science, and analytics. It was established in 1995 with the merger of the Operations Research Society of America (ORSA) and The Institute of Management Sciences (TIMS).
Description: In the humanities, Franz Steiner Verlag is one of the most important publishers in all of Europe, which is particularly important for history and classical studies. The publishing house belongs to the media group Deutscher Apotheker Verlag. Mainly English and German titles as well as internationally renowned journals such as "Hermes" or "Historia" are published. Practically the entire publishing program, which includes thousands of titles, is accessible online via the eLibrary.