Databases

General and Multidisciplinary Databases

Academic Search Complete
Dates vary. Articles from over 9,000 journal, magazine, and newspapers in related to current events, the arts & entertainment, literature, history, general science, medicine, law, psychology, religion, education, and cultural studies. Full-text.

 

Academic OneFile
1980 – Present. Articles from 13,000 magazines, journals and newspapers in the sciences, the arts, literature, and other subjects. Contains full-text of The New York Times from 1985. Also features videos on medical procedures, podcasts, and transcripts from NPR, CNN, and CBC. Many full-text.


General OneFile
1980 - Present. Articles from magazines, journals in business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Many full-text.


JSTOR
Dates vary. Full-text articles from scholarly journals in the arts, history, social sciences, multi-cultural studies, economics, education, and general science disciplines. Journal content is unique to this database.


OmniFile Full Text Select
Dates vary. Omnifile Full Text Select is a multidisciplinary database providing access to articles from over 1,600 publications.

 

Opposing Viewpoints

1980 - Present. Information on current social issues, featuring viewpoint articles, topic overviews, academic journals, magazines, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to websites.


ProQuest Central
Full-text. Dates vary. Over 19,000 periodical titles as well as thousands of dissertations, newspapers, working papers, case studies, market and industry reports,and videos.


ArticleFirst
Index to magazines and scholarly journals with link to Inter-library Loan.


FirstSearch
Index to journals, books, and media in numerous disciplines across multiple databases, with link to Inter-library Loan.

 

ECO  (Electronic Collections Online)
1995 - Present. Interdisciplinary; Indexes over 5,000 scholarly journals and magazines; Citations only with link to Inter-library Loan.


WorldCat
Catalog of books, media, and other materials in libraries around the world, with link to Inter-library Loan.


Business, Economics, and Legal Affairs

ABI/INFORM Complete
Full text articles on business and management, as well as industry reports and global and trade news.

 

Business Insights:Essentials

Dates vary. Articles from business and trade journals, newspapers, company directory profiles, information on companies, markets and industries, patents.


Business Source Premier
Full text of academic and professional business publications.


EconLit
Index to journals, books, and working papers on economics.


HeinOnline
Full text of journals in law and political science and of material relating to the presidency and the Supreme Court.

 

Hoover's Company Records
Featuring profiles of more than 40,000 companies, 600 industries, and 225,000 key executives, Hoover's Company Records provides easy access to the most thorough and up-to-date business information available.


International Monetary Fund (IMF)
Full text of regional economic outlooks, reports, working papers, and journals.


LexisNexis Academic
Full text of legal, news, and business sources.


Regional Business News
Full text of regional business publications.

 

Small Business Collection

1980 – Present. Articles from magazines and trade journals on topics such as entrepreneurship, starting and opening a small business, accounting, finance, human resources, marketing, and taxes. Full-text.

 

Education

Children's Books Online
Historical children's literature archive.

 


ERIC-Education Resources
Full text of professional and scholarly articles, papers, and reports in education.


Professional Development Collection
Full text of education journals and reports.

 

Health and Medicine

Health Reference Center Academic
Nursing and allied health journals, and personal health information sources.


Health Source Nursing Academic Edition
Journals in medicine, pharmacology, and nursing.


MEDLINE (EBSCOhost)
Index to medical literature from the National Library of Medicine with links to full text where available.


ProQuest Health Management
Full text on healthcare administration, public health and safety, finance, personnel management, population studies, and labor law.


PUBMED
Index to medical literature from the National Library of Medicine with links to full text where available.

 

Humanities

America: History & Life
Index to books, journals, and dissertations on U.S. and Canadian history, pre-history to present.

 

Art Museum Image Gallery
Over 165,00 high-quality, worldwide art images and related multimedia from 3,000 BC to the present day.


ATLA Religion Database
Index and abstracts to scholarly journals and books in religion and theology.

 

Fine Arts and Music Collection

1980 – Present. Articles from over 100 journals and magazines related to the history, theory, movements, and styles of drama, music, film making, and art. Full-text.


Historical Abstracts
Index to books, journals, and dissertations in all historical studies excluding North America.


Philosopher's Index
Index and abstracts to scholarly journals and books in philosophy.

 

World History Collection

1980 - Present. Articles from journals providing a balanced coverage of events in world history from publications for the novice historian as well as the advanced academic researcher.  Many full-text.

 

Languages and Literature

Literary Reference Center
Full text of reference works, journal articles, and books on authors, literary texts.


MLA (Modern Language Association) International Bibliography
Index and abstracts to scholarly journals in languages and linguistics, folklore, and literature, with links to full text.


 

Newspapers and Media

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
Full text of selected U.S. newspapers 1880-1910, with information about newspapers published in North America from 1690 to date.


Infotrac Newsstand
Full text of U.S. and international papers.


National Newspaper Index
Index to the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, and Washington Post.


New York State Newspapers
Full text of 28 newspapers around New York State.


Newspaper Source
Full text of U.S. and international newspapers from 1995 to present, and transcripts of radio and television broadcasts.


ProQuest Newspapers
Full text of the New York Times, Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, and other U.S. papers.

 

Sciences

Agricola
Index and abstracts to literature in agriculture, forestry, and animal science, from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.


Annual Reviews
Full text of review articles in biology, chemistry, physics, and earth sciences.


Applied Science & Technology Full Text
Index, abstracts, and full text of applied science, technology, and industrial publications.


GreenFILE
Partial full text of journal articles, reports, and popular publications on environmental issues.


INTUTE: Web Resources in Science, Engineering, and Technology
Index to online resources in chemistry, mathematics, computing, astronomy, physics, earth sciences, engineering, and technology.


LISTA (Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts)
Index to journals in library science and information technology.


Office of Scientific and Technical Information
OSTI (a U.S. Department of Energy program) makes available R&D findings in the physical sciences from government research.

 

Social Sciences

AnthroSource
Scholarly journal articles in anthropology.


CIAO (Columbia International Affairs Online)
Full text of journal articles, data, maps, and reports from foundations, NGOs, and conferences on international affairs.

 
ClasePeriodica
Index to Latin American journals in the social sciences and humanities.


Congressional Quarterly-CQ Researcher
Non-partisan research on issues facing legislative action.

 

Criminal Justice Collection

1980 – Present. Access to over 700 journals and magazines related to topics such as law enforcement, forensics, and crime scene investigation. Full-text.

 

Gender Studies Collection

Articles from over 30 journals and magazines related to gender studies, relationship issues, family and marital issues, gay and lesbian rights, and health-related topics. Full-text. 1980 – Present. 

 

Military and Government Collection
Full text and indexing of over 500 military and general interest publications.

 

PsycARTICLES
Full text of scholarly articles on psychology.


PsycINFO
Index and abstracts to books, dissertations, journals and papers in psychology, from 1887 to the present.


RDS Contemporary Women's Issues (CWI)
Government and NGO reports and journal articles on health and human rights relating to women.


SIRS Issues Researcher 
Full text pro/con coverage of social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political, and global issues, with analysis and opinions.


SocINDEX
Index to sociology literature.

 

GPO (Government Printing Office)
U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments. 1976 - Present.


U.S. Government Site (USA.gov)
Gateway to federal websites including Census, Department of State, and the Library of Congress.

 

Reference Works and Primary Sources

Credo Reference
Search across numerous digital reference works.


Encyclopaedia Britannica: Academic Online


Encyclopedia Americana and Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia 


Facts On File: World News Digest
Summary information, timelines, and biographies relating to news and events in the U.S. and worldwide. 1940-present.


Oxford English Dictionary (OED) Online 


PapersFirst and Proceedings
Index to papers and conference proceedings worldwide.


WorldAlmanac
Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia and four almanacs.

 

 
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