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26 titles matched your search for Title beginning with P.

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PADDI (Index)
Planning architecture design database Ireland

Irish architecture and planning. Covers material published from c.1865 to the present; majority date from the mid 20th century onward

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Freely available on and off-campus: no password required

Passport (Full Text)
Global market information database.

International country, economic and market research reports from Euromonitor International.

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Available on and off-campus

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Pedro (Abstract/index)

Physiotherapy evidence database, produced by the Centre for Evidence Based physiotherapy at the University of Sydney.

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Performing arts periodicals database (Abstract / Index plus some Full Text)
Formerly: International index to performing arts

A very significant database for the performing arts, containing over a third of a million references to journal articles and reviews on dance, film, musical theatre, opera, performance art, television and theatre. Full text articles are available for about 160 journal titles.

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Periodicals archive online (Full text)

An archive of 80 scholarly journals published between 1891 and 2000. The collection covers the arts, humanities, and social science disciplines. This is a static collection so content will not be updated.

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PhilPapers : philosophical research online

PhilPapers is a comprehensive index of philosophy books and articles. PhilPapers offers unique features such as real-time indexing of pre-prints, fine-grained classification by topic, email alerts, reading lists, advanced search functionality, and discussion forums.

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PILOTS (Abstract/Index)
Published international literature on traumatic stress

Contains international literature from 1871 onwards on post-traumatic stress, acute stress and other psychiatric disorders as well as public policies relating to traumatised populations.

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Planning legislation update (Index)

Information on current and proposed planning legislation and guidance(England and Wales). Produced monthly.

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Policy briefings
LGiU policy briefings
LGiU briefings
Formerly: Steer policy briefings.

Policy briefings from Local Government Information Unit on regeneration, skills, training, economy and environment. Previously known as Steer Policy Briefings. You will need to enter your Oxford Brookes email address in order to see the Briefings.

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PrimateLit (Abstract/Index)

The PrimateLit database provides bibliographic details of the literature on nonhuman primates.Coverage of the database spans 1940 to present and includes articles, books, abstracts, technical reports, dissertations, book chapters.

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ProQuest dissertations & theses A&I (Abstracts / Index)
ProQuest dissertations and theses A and I

Theses accepted for higher degrees by universities in the UK and Ireland, since 1716.

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Proquest Ebook Central (Full Text)

A collection of electronic books from different subject areas.

ProQuest family health

ProQuest Family Health covers an enormous range of subjects of value from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry. It includes important general medical journals such as The Lancet and The New England Journal of Medicine as well as a strong selection of consumer and news magazines.

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ProQuest health & medical complete

This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more.

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ProQuest health and medicine (Full text/abstracts)

A collection of healthcare databases, comprising BNI with full-text, PILOTS, ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: UK & Ireland: Health & Medicine and ProQuest Hospital Collection (ProQuest Family Health, ProQuest Health & Medical Complete, ProQuest Health Management, ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source and ProQuest Psychology Journals).

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ProQuest health management

ProQuest Health Management™ is designed to meet the needs of researchers studying the field of health administration.Coverage for around 800 key journals with over 4,500 doctoral dissertations and theses.

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ProQuest historical newspapers : The Guardian (1821-3003) and The Observer (1791-2003)
Guardian (1821-2003)
Observer (1791-2003)
ProQuest historical newspapers : The Guardian (1821-3003) and The Observer (1791-2003)

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ProQuest nursing & allied health source

Comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals, evidence-based resources,video, dissertations and reference books. Access to evidence-based resources from the Joanna Briggs Institute.

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ProQuest psychology journals (Full text)

Full text database for a range of psychology journals from 1964. Topics covered by the database include addiction, clinical and social psychology, education, neurology and psychiatry. Also includes some psychological dissertations from 2000-2005.

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ProQuest The Arts (Full text/abstracts)

A collection of arts and literature databases, including British periodicals, Performing arts periodicals database, MLA international bibliography, Periodicals Archive Online, The Vogue archive and Proquest dissertations & theses: UK & Ireland: the arts.

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PsycARTICLES. [electronic resource] (Full text)

PsycArticles is a database offering complete access to the full text of more than 100 key journals in psychological science, including basic/experimental psychology, clinical and developmental psychology, health and social psychology. Other subject areas include behavioral science and related fields ranging from education to nursing, business and neuroscience.

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PsycINFO (Abstract/Index)

Psychology. Covers material published since 1806.

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Publishers Weekly Digital Archive (Full text)

Trade publication for the US publishing industry. Includes industry news and book reviews as well as coverage of the British book trade. Digitised content from 1872 to 2013.

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Publishing, books & reading in Sub-Saharan Africa : a critical bibliography
Publishing, books and reading in Sub-Saharan Africa

A comprehensive annotated bibliography of print and online material relating to all aspects of publishing, the book trade and book development in African countries south of the Sahara. Mainly covers material published between 1996 and 2007.
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PubMed (Abstract/Index)

The PubMed database comprises more than 19 million bibliographic records for biomedical articles from MEDLINE and life science journals. Citations may include links to free full-text articles from PubMed Central or publisher web sites. This route to using MEDLINE does not contain links to other subscription based full-text content through Full Text Finder.

Please see the following for more information: What's the difference between MEDLINE and PubMed?

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PubMed Central (Full text)

PubMed central is the US National Library of Medicine's digital archive of life sciences journal literature.

See also: Europe PubMed Central

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