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PAIS International | 1972-present | Some Full Text
Contains references to more than 553,300 journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed. PAIS International includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world. In addition to English, some of the indexed materials are published in French, German, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish.
The Palm Beach Post | 1996-present | Full Text
Complete full text of local and regional news.
PALMM Collection | Full Text
[ Open Access ]
Publication of Archival, Library & Museum Materials (PALMM) is a cooperative initiative of the public universities of Florida to provide digital access to important source materials for research and scholarship. PALMM projects may involve a single university or may be collaborative efforts between a university and partners within or outside of the state university system. PALMM projects create high-quality virtual collections relevant to the students, research community and general citizenry of Florida.
PapersFirst | 1993-present
Provides access to individual papers presented at conferences, congresses, symposia, expositions, workshops, and meetings added to The British Library Document Supply Centre's proceedings collection since October 1993.
Passport – Countries & Consumers
[ See Euromonitor Passport – Countries & Consumers ]

Past Masters | 1989-present | Full Text
Past Masters is a collection of primary-source full-text humanities databases. This resource includes the following: Aquinas: Collected Works; Aristotle: Complete Works; Augustine: Opera Omnia; Augustine: Works (2nd Release); Boyle: Works; Collingwood: Philosophical Texts (2nd Release); Continental Rationalists: Descartes-Spinoza-Leibniz; Darwin: Works; Descartes: Oeuvres Completes; Dewey: Collected Works; Eighteenth Century Women Playwrights; Hume: Complete Works and Correspondence; Latin Background: 1100-1550; Peirce: Collected Papers; Peirce: Published Works I; and Santayana: Works.
The PBS Video Collection | Streaming Video
The PBS Video Collection assembles hundreds of the greatest documentary films and series from the history of PBS. Some of the films and series included are American Experience, Empires, Freedom, Frontline, Great Performances, NOVA, and the films of Ken Burns, Michael Wood, and more.
Periodicals Archive Online | 1665-2000 | Full Text
An archive of hundreds of digitised journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences.
Periodicals Index Online | 1665-1995 | Full Text
[ This database is no longer available, see Periodical Archives Online. ]

Persee | Full Text
[ Open Access ]
The main goal of the Persee project is to widely disseminate the scientific output of French language specialists in the humanities on the internet.
Peterson's.com | Full Text
[ Open Access (Free/instant membership may be required for access.) ]
Petersons.com provides information about educational opportunities at all levels, and gives individuals the ability to search Peterson's databases, as well as to request more information, apply to a school or program, and interact in other ways with faculty and administrators at educational institutions.
The Philosopher's Index | 1940-present | Some Full Text
Philosopher's Index is a bibliographic database with informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy. The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology, and book reviews.
Physical Education Index | 1970-present | Some Full Text
[ This resource is no longer available. See SPORTDiscus for a similar resource. ]
Physical Education Index allows all researchers and professionals in the field to acquire accurate and scholarly information in this comprehensive database. These abstracts feature a wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Other coverage includes sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, and sport sociology/psychology. Health education and physical therapy are also covered.
Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection | Some Full Text
This collection includes over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine. Covering a wide spectrum of information, researchers will have access to a diverse, but focused set of topics in the field, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and many more.
PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress | 1871-present | Some Full Text
PILOTS is a bibliographic database produced at the headquarters of the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in White River Junction, Vermont, and is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations, while offering both current and retrospective coverage. Document types covered include journals, books, book chapters, pamphlets, technical reports, and materials in all languages.
Pivot | Full Text
[ Pivot is no longer in use, please use GrantForward. Information will soon be available here. ]

Plant Science | 1994-present | Some Full Text
Plant Science is a bibliographic database containing citations and abstracts of scientific literature on plant science, focusing on all plant scientific aspects, especially on pathology, symbiosis, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, techniques, and environmental biology.
Points of View Reference Center | Full Text
This database contains resources that present multiple sides of an issue, aiding students in developing persuasive arguments and essays. Covering many subjects, each topic includes an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument).
Political Risk Yearbook Online
[ To access to this resource, choose "Country Reports" in Business Source Premier and select "prs group, inc." under "Publisher" tab. ]

Pollution Abstracts | 1981-present | Some Full Text
Indexes broad scientific research pertaining to all forms of pollution including air, water, waste, radioactive material and toxic emissions, as well as land and noise.
Pop Culture Collection | Full Text
This collection provides useful information for any researcher in a social science, history, art or liberal arts course. This collection is made up of more than 100 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.
Popular Magazines | 1980-present | Some Full Text
Popular Magazines includes 1000 of the most searched magazines across the Gale InfoTrac products. Included are titles like Consumer Reports, Time, National Geographic, The New Yorker, Newsweek, Vanity Fair, US News and World Report, Vogue, Fortune, Business Week, National Review, Cosmopolitan, NPR and Oprah.
Post War Europe: Refugees, Exile and Resettlement, 1945-1950 | 1945-1950 | Full Text
This online archive covers the politics and administration of the refugee crisis in Europe after World War II as well as the day-to-day survival of the refugees themselves. From The National Archives of the UK, and The Wiener Library, London.
PrimateLit
[ Open Access ]
The PrimateLit database provides bibliographic access to the scientific literature on nonhuman primates for the research and educational communities. Coverage of the database spans 1940 to present and includes all publication categories (articles, books, abstracts, technical reports, dissertations, book chapters, etc.) and many subject areas (behavior, colony management, ecology, reproduction, field studies, disease models, veterinary science, psychology, physiology, pharmacology, evolution, taxonomy, developmental and molecular biology, genetics and zoogeography).
PrivCo | Full Text
[ A personal account created with your @fau.edu email is required for access and downloading. Please note, there is a limit to the number of views and downloads per month. ]
PrivCo is a source for business and financial data on major, non-publicly traded corporations, including family owned, private equity owned, venture backed, and international unlisted companies. PrivCo provides accurate financial and business data as well as news and media content on over 500,000 major private companies globally (generally defined as having at least $10 million in annual revenue, or with substantial institutional capital funding). Usage limits: 100 unique profile views/month, 100 export rows/month, 100 PDF private company report downloads/month, 50 unique mergers & venture capital deal views/month, 50 deal export rows/month, and 50 PDF deal downloads/month.
ProceedingsFirst | 1993-present
Indexes the contents of papers presented at conferences worldwide.
ProCon.org | Full Text
[ Open Access ]
ProCon.org is a free website that presents nonpartisan research on important social issues in a primarily pro-con format.
Professional Collection | 1980-present | Some Full Text
A collection of educational journals picked for their relevance in the modern world for today's professional.
Project Muse | Full Text
A collection of scholarly journals and books in humanities, mathematics and social science disciplines.
PROLA: Physical Review Online Archive | 1893-present
Indexes all APS (American Physical Society) journal material published from 1893 to the present.
ProQuest | Some Full Text
An all-inclusive list of databases availble to FAU from this vendor.
ProQuest Congressional | Some Full Text
Provides the tools for searching the Congressional Record, finding members of Congress, tracking proposed legislation by keyword and sponsor, searching Congressional hearings, the Federal Register, the U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection, Congressional committee schedules, Committee Prints & Misc. Publications and Congressional Research Service (CRS) Reports.
ProQuest Congressional Research Service (CRS) Reports | 1916-Present | Full Text
Includes the full text of reports from the Congressional Research Service (CRS) which was established within the Library of Congress to provide members, committees, and congressional staff with nonpartisan and objective research and analysis on all public policy issues.
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global | 1743-present
[ ProQuest Dissertations and Theses is now ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global. The new version includes international dissertations and theses as well as all previous content. ]
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text.
ProQuest Ebook Central
Collection of electronic books purchased by the FAU Libraries.
ProQuest Illustrata: Natural Sciences | 1997-present
This database includes natural science content from searchable tables, figures, graphs, charts and other illustrations from the scholarly research and technical literature by employing “deep indexing”. Search results can be viewed in full, in either thumbnail or enhanced format, along with the caption, author and source information and additional index terms that can be used for further searching.
ProQuest Illustrata: Technology
This database offers deep indexing that uncovers high-value tables and figures from thousands of scholarly research and technical literature titles, spanning a wide range of subject areas including materials science, aerospace, engineering, computer science, electronics, telecommunications and physics.
Proquest Newsstand
[ See Global Newsstream ]

ProQuest U.S. Serial Set Digital Collection | 1789-2010 | Full Text
This resource is a growing collection of U.S. Government publications compiled under the directive of the Congress, dating from 1789. It contains comprehensive and often detailed information on an extremely wide range of subjects, and includes Congressional reports and documents as well as executive agency and departmental reports ordered to be printed by Congress.
PsycARTICLES | Full Text
Search and browse the full list of APA journals and selected EPF journals.
Psychological Experiments Online | 20th-21th Century | Streaming Video
Psychological Experiments Online is a multimedia collection that covers landmark psychological experiments of the 20th and 21st centuries. The collection includes audio and video recordings of the original experiments, videos of modern-day replications, and modifications to the original experiments. Also included are journal articles, books and primary-source documents such as field notes and letters by the lead psychologist.
Psychology Collection | 1980-present | Some Full Text
This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops. Includes 200 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.
Psychotherapy.net | Streaming Video
Psychotherapy.net contains training videos in psychotherapy, counseling and addiction treatment. Includes the series The 7 Skills for Addiction-Free Living, Psychotherapy with the Experts, Psychotherapy with Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Clients, Family Therapy with the Experts, Couples Therapy with the Experts, and Brief Therapy for Addictions.
PsycINFO | 1806-present
PsycINFO Indexes international literature in psychology and related disciplines, also see PsycNET.
PsycNET | 1806-present | Some Full Text
PsycNET provides access to international literature in psychology and related disciplines by bringing together the PsycINFO index, PsycARTICLES, PsycTests, APA Books, and APA Handbooks. This database includes literature from an array of disciplines related to psychology such as psychiatry, education, business, medicine, nursing, pharmacology, law, linguistics, and social work.
PsycTESTS | 1896-present | Some Full Text
PsycTESTS is a research database that provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration.
Public Administration Abstracts | 1974-present
Includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to public administration, including public administration research, public administration theory, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
Publishers Directory | Full Text
The Publishers Directory is your one-stop resource for exhaustive coverage of approximately 30,000 U.S. and Canadian publishers, distributors and wholesalers.
PubMed/MEDLINE | 1940's-present
PubMed comprises over 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. PubMed citations and abstracts include the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences. PubMed also provides access to additional relevant Web sites and links to the other NCBI molecular biology resources.

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