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Taylorfrancis.com

Taylorfrancis.com is a single destination platform for T&F’s humanities, social science, science, technology, engineering and medicine e-Book content.

This platform is designed with our customers in mind. Through a single destination, our patrons will be able to access award-winning content to support their specific needs with the ability to browse the rich-content and authoritative resources available, allowing librarians to build specific collections which best fit their patron needs and institutional budgets.

Taylorfrancis.com has been built using extensive user feedback to ensure that it fulfils the needs of our customers – from search, to content access, to reporting and analysis.

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Routledge Handbooks Online

Routledge Handbooks Online

Routledge Handbooks Online is an invaluable educational resource bringing together the world’s leading scholars to provide a cutting-edge overview of classic and current research from Routledge, and CRC Press, in the Humanities, Social sciences, Education, Psychology, Engineering, and Built environment, while at the same time providing an authoritative guide to theory and method, the key sub-disciplines, and the primary debates of today. Every title within Routledge Handbooks Online is surrounded with meaningful metadata and abstracts at a chapter level, making it fully searchable and browsable, providing a functionality of greater value to the student and researcher.

  • DRM-free
  • HTML and PDF format
  • 50,000 chapters from over 1,800 volumes
  • Expansive coverage of 50 subject areas
  • Every third chapter freely available
  • All chapters accompanied by an abstract and rich metadata

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Sustainable Development Goals Online

Sustainable Development Goals Online

A curated library to support the United Nations’ call to action to end poverty, fight inequality and injustice, and protect the planet.

Sustainable Development Goals Online (SDGO) is an interdisciplinary collection of digital content, including Taylor & Francis’ books and journals across all disciplines, themed around the SDGs. SDGO includes more than 12,000 carefully selected articles and chapters in an online library covering the 17 SDGs, plus teaching and learning materials including presentations, videos, case studies, teaching guides, and lesson plans.

The collection was created in partnership with United Nations agencies including the Principles for Responsible Management Education, PRME, and guided by an international Advisory Board of academics, practitioners, policy-makers, and officers in third sector, government, and NGOs.

It supports teaching, learning and research in the fields associated with the SDGs. A proportion of the collection will always be free to access, and Taylor & Francis work with agencies globally to ensure material is accessible in low-GDP regions.

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Routledge Performance Archive

Routledge Performance Archive

The Routledge Performance Archive provides exclusive access to an unprecedented and continually expanding range of streamed video and audio footage from performance practitioners past and present paired with relevant critical commentary delivered directly to the classroom, rehearsal hall, library and desktop or digital device.

The archive contains:

  • Interviews with key figures in performance history and contemporary practice
  • Masterclasses with specialist performance trainers from around the world
  • Footage direct from legendary practitioners
  • Excerpted and full-length contemporary productions and experiments
  • Documentaries previously unavailable to global audiences
  • Specially commissioned contextual essays accompanying each entry from knowledgeable practitioners and scholars

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Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy

The Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy is the largest and most comprehensive resource available for all those involved in the study of philosophy. It is a trusted source of quality information, providing access to over 2,800 articles that have been edited for level and consistency by a team of renowned subject experts.

Regularly updated with new and revised articles it is the ideal entry point for further discovery and research, clearly organised and with over 25,000 cross-references linking themes, concepts and philosophers. It is also an ideal reference source for those in subjects related to philosophy, such as politics, psychology, economics, anthropology, religion and literature.

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Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism

Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism

An accessible and intuitive online platform, the Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism brings together a wealth of interdisciplinary content about the Modernist period, and is the ideal starting point for any research in modernism.

With over 2,000 articles from experts in the field, supported by over 130 images, Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism is a vital tool for students and researchers. The content is fully cross-referenced, allowing for greater discoverability between fields, and covers eight key subject areas: Literature, Architecture, Visual Arts, Music, Dance, Theatre, Film, and Intellectual Currents. Researchers can browse by subject, movement, or place in order to discover connections between key topics and fields.

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Routledge History of Feminism

Routledge History of Feminism

  • Focuses on the widely studied period between 1776-1928
  • 1000s of chapters of primary source collections, available here in electronic format for the first time
  • More than 1,000 chapters of secondary book content
  • Over 100 journal articles from a range of Taylor & Francis journals
  • An introductory video to the subject and resource from the Academic Editor
  • 16 newly commissioned thematic essays by experts in the field
  • Short introductions that outline the 8 key subject categories
  • An image gallery to aid research and study
  • Browsing available by Subject, Region, Period and Notable Figures
  • View texts on site or download the PDF
  • Intuitive search tools enable users to find exactly the material they need
  • Detailed metadata at chapter and article level using a carefully chosen taxonomy of terms

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Routledge History of Economic Thought

Routledge History of Economic Thought

  • Focuses on the exciting period of 1700-1914
  • Primary source collections are available here in electronic format for the first time
  • More than 2000 chapters of secondary book content
  • 200 journal articles from Taylor & Francis journals
  • An introduction video to the subject and resource by Heinz D. Kurz
  • Newly commissioned thematic essays written by experts in the field
  • Short introductions that outline key Subject areas and Currents of Thought
  • Browsing available by Content Type, Subject, Current of Thought, Notable Figure, Period and Country
  • View texts on site or download the PDF
  • Intuitive search tools enable users to find the exact material they need
  • Detailed metadata at chapter and article level using a carefully chosen taxonomy of terms

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English Historical Documents

English Historical Documents

English Historical Documents is the most comprehensive, annotated collection of documents on British (not in reality just English) history ever compiled. Conceived during the Second World War with a view to ensuring the most important historical documents remained available and accessible in perpetuity, the first volume came out in 1953, and the most recent volume almost sixty years later.

The print series, edited by David C. Douglas, is a magisterial survey of British history, covering the years 500 to 1914 and including around 5,500 primary sources, all selected by leading historians Editors. It has over the years become an indispensable resource for generations of students, researchers and lecturers.

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CHEMnetBASE

CHEMnetBASE

CHEMnetBASE is a collection of cutting-edge interactive chemistry databases that provides instant access to authoritative content and has 11 distinct products.

The combined chemical dictionary plus includes:

DICTIONARY OF NATURAL PRODUCTS

A comprehensive structure database of natural products. Continually reviewed to keep pace with the current literature, this database is the most comprehensive source of natural product information available. Additionally, each natural product is linked, via the species name, to Catalog of Life, thereby providing authoritative taxonomic information. DVD version also available.

DICTIONARY OF ORGANIC COMPOUNDS

Has built a world-wide reputation as an indispensable reference work over its 80 years of publication, and covers a wide range of organic compounds – synthetic reagents, starting materials, fundamental compounds of simple structure, pesticides, and commonly used chemicals.

DICTIONARY OF DRUGS

Presenting accurate up to date and concise information on currently marketed drugs, those undergoing clinical trials, and pharmacological tools, this is a one-stop resource for the medicinal chemist.

DICTIONARY OF INORGANIC AND ORGANOMETALLIC COMPOUNDS

Presents chemical physical and structural data on coordination compounds, organometallic compounds, the elements, simple binary and ternary compounds, and major bioinorganic compounds.

DICTIONARY OF COMMONLY CITED COMPOUNDS

Is a carefully edited database containing the top 25,000 most commonly cited compounds in Chemical Abstracts (excluding polymers and biologicals) in CRC chemical dictionary format.

DICTIONARY OF MARINE NATURAL PRODUCTS

A comprehensive resource for natural products isolated from marine organisms.

DICTIONARY OF FOOD COMPOUNDS

Comprehensive information on compounds found in food, including additives, flavors, natural food constituents, contaminants and nutraceuticals

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Europa World Plus

Europa World Plus

  • Regularly updated information providing all the background to the world’s major events
  • A full range of sophisticated search and browse functions, allowing enhanced accessibility to the data-rich content
  • The ability directly to compare multinational statistics in graph and tabular form
  • Interactive visual features, including maps, flags and downloadable graphs
  • Impartial coverage of issues of regional importance from acknowledged experts
  • A vast range of up-to-date economic, political and statistical data
  • Book and periodical bibliographies - direct you to further research
  • Extensive directory of research institutes specializing in the region
  • Ability to search by content type across regions
  • Thousands of click-through web links to external sites

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World Who's Who

World Who's Who

The comprehensive, newly-expanded World Who's Who brings together current and hard-to-find biographical information on about 70,000 of the most gifted, famous and influential men and women in all fields.

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The Europa World of Learning

The Europa World of Learning

The Europa World of Learning contains full directory details for 36,000 entries including over 14,000 universities and colleges, 4,000 libraries and archives, 5,000 learned societies, 6,500 research institutes, and 4,900 museums and art galleries. There is coverage for more than 225 countries and territories throughout the world, and for 600 international organizations.

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