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Web of Science
Includes: Science Citation Index,1965-; Social Science Citation Index, 1965-; Arts & Humanities Citation Index, 1975-; Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Science (CPCI-S) –1990-present; Conference Proceedings Citation Index- Social Science & Humanities (CPCI-SSH) –1990-present.

Wellcome Images
Wellcome Images is one of the world’s richest and most unique collections, with themes ranging from medical and social history to contemporary healthcare and biomedical science.

WHO International Clinical Trials Registry Platform (ICTRP)
Searches clinical trials from 24 registries worldwide.

Wiley Online Library
The Wiley Online Library allows users to search over 1,600 journals and 21,000 ebooks.

Women’s Studies International
A database combining ten women’s studies resources, including Women Studies Abstracts (1984-), Women’s Studies Database (1972-), European Women from the Renaissance to Yesterday: A Bibliography (1610-), POPLINE Subset on Women (1964 and earlier-), Women of Color and Southern Women: A Bibliography of Social Science Research (1975-1995), Women’s Health and Development: An Annotated Bibliography (1995), and four files from Women’s Studies Librarian.

World Databank
Use World Development Indicators (WDI) for sophisticated data retrieval and presentation, charting and mapping, and exporting of data. WDI is arranged in six sections: world view, people, environment, economy, states and markets, and global links. Contains more than 850 indicators, 209 countries, 18 groups, and over 40 years (1960 to 2007) of data, where data are available. The tables cover 209 economies and 18 country groups with basic indicators for a further 62 economies.

World Health Organization Regional Databases
Regional bibliographic databases covering health material published in Africa, The Eastern Mediterranean, Latin America & Caribbean and South-East Asia.

WorldCat Discovery
“Provides access to resources owned by the Boston University libraries or available to Boston University affiliates, to resources available from affiliated libraries, and to resources owned by all other WorldCat libraries.” WorldCat contains records books, journals, musical scores, computer data files, magazines, newspapers, computer programs, manuscripts, sound recordings, films and slides, maps, and videotapes.

Worldwide Political Science Abstracts
Politics, international relations, government, public policy. 1975-present.

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