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Browse Open Access Databases: D

  • Dagomba Dance Drumming
    "Dagomba drumming is beautiful music. The traditional compositions presented on this site have wonderfully designed phrases that are compelling to hear, challenging to play, and rewarding to study. This site celebrates the cultural achievements of an African people and invites participation from a global audience."
  • Dance Commons
    Over 600 full-text, open access articles available.
  • Manufacturing
    "Explore data, tools, apps and research related to new technologies, facilities, and research. The U.S. Government funds research for government agencies to help empower U.S. innovation�through this page you now have access to all of that valuable research and data."
  • Production, Supply, and Distribution Database
    "Official USDA data on production, supply, and distribution of agricultural commodities for the United States and key producing and consuming countries. "
  • David Rumsey Map Collection
    "The Map Database has many viewers and the Blog has numerous categories. The physical map collection is housed in the David Rumsey Map Center at the Stanford University Library. The historical map collection has over 75,000 maps and images online. The collection includes rare 16th through 21st century maps of America, North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa, Pacific and the World."
  • Digital Commons Network: Corrosion
    Open articles from across the network.
    "The Digital Library for the Decorative Arts and Material Culture collects and creates electronic resources for study and research of the decorative arts, with a particular focus on Early America. Included are electronic texts and facsimiles, image databases, and Web resources. "
  • Digital Public Library of America (DPLA)
    "DPLA connects people to the riches held within America�s libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural heritage institutions. All of the materials found through DPLA�photographs, books, maps, news footage, oral histories, personal letters, museum objects, artwork, government documents, and so much more�are free and immediately available in digital format."
  • Directory of Open Access Books
    Large collection of open access books, made available by academic publishers such as Springer and Brill.
  • Directory of Open Access Journals
    List of free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly online journals. Covers journals for all subjects, in all languages. (Full text)
  • Directory of Poets & Writers
    "P&W's Directory of Poets and Writers lists names, addresses, and publication credits for over 10,000 contemporary authors. The Directory is a must for writers interested in connecting with their peers. It's also a great resource for editors, agents, and reading series coordinators."
  • Douglas Bump's Math Resources
    HCCS' Dr. Douglas Bump has created and compiled a collection of tutorial videos for Math 0306, Math 0308, Math 0312 and Math 1314.
    "DRAGNET stands for �Database Retrieval Access using Google�s New Electronic Technology,� a specialized search engine that was developed by librarians at the New York Law School. This feature enables you to �drag the net� through a group of free law-related Web resources. A DRAGNET search is like a Google search, except that it runs in only a select group of websites, produced by the organizations and entities listed below. The sites were chosen by our Library staff for their reliability and utility to legal researchers.* "

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