Containshigh-quality, authoritative reference books that focus on multiculturalstudies, and the American immigrant experience.
AcademicOneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from theworld's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of thephysical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology,literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative andcomprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTMLfull-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurateinformation quickly. It includes full-text coverage of theNew York Timesback to 1995. Updated daily.
This multi-disciplinary database provides full-text articles formore than 4,600 journals, including 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfilesto 1975 or further are available for over one hundred journals, and searchablecited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
This full-text database covers a multitude of topics related tothe African American experience. Itincludes primary documents, essays, timelines, and images. Articles can be downloaded and emailed;citations are provided.
Providesbroad coverage of agriculture and related fields from nearly 200 titles; researcherswill have access to current and authoritative content that spans the industry-- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research inhorticulture.
America: History andLife
America: History & Life with Full Textcoversthe history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to thepresent. With selective indexing for 1,700 journals from 1955 to present, thisdatabase is an important bibliographic reference tool for students and scholarsof U.S. and Canadian history.America: History & Life with Full Textalso provides full-text coverage of more than 200 journals and nearly 100books.
Auto Repair ReferenceCenter
Thisuseful database contains repair and maintenance information for many domesticand imported vehicles. Repairprocedures, TSBs and updates are added on a regular basis. All of the content in ARRC has been createdby ASE certified technicians.
This outstanding resourcecontains nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography. Itincludes: 600,000 biographies coveringmore than 525,000 individuals; 50,000 new or updated bios added annually in additionto daily updates covering awards and events.
BIR Entertainmentprovides information on approximately450,000 music titles and 200,000 DVD/video titles, with more being addedregularly. With BIR, you can find music or videos featuring a favorite artistor performer, or a specific genre.
Book Index withReviews
Book Index with Reviews™ (BIR) is a comprehensivedatabase that provides information on over 5 million book titles, in a widerange of formats. BIR also contains almost 800,000 full-text searchable bookreviews from the sources such as: Library Journal, School Library Journal, PublishersWeekly, Booklist and others.
Business and CompanyASAP
Thisdatabase provides researchers with information on companies, markets andindustries - from market trends, mergers and acquisitions to current managementtheory and company overviews. It accesses business and trade journals,newspapers and company directory profiles with full text and images.
Business Economics& Theory Collection
Thiscollection provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics ineconomics. Perfect for business classes, users will find more than 150full-text journals to support their research.
Business Source Elite
This business database provides full-text articles for over1,000 business publications, including information dating back to 1985. Morethan 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor are also included.This database is updated on a daily basis.
Communications &Mass Media
Thiscollection provides current and accurate information from more than 100journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjectscovered include: advertising and public relations, literature and writing,linguistics, and many more.
Usethis database to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviewsin areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communicationsand the application of technology.
Consumer HealthComplete(advanced search screen)
This is a comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health topics.Designed to support patients' information needs, it covers many areas of healthand wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives ofcomplementary, holistic and integrated medicine. In addition, it includes theClinicalReference Systemand theLexi-PAL Drug Guide, which provides accessto up-to-date, concise and clinically relevant drug monographs. The database isupdated on a weekly basis.
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CountryWatchis a useful resource for any public or private sector organization withoverseas operations and global interests. Includes theCountryReviews™, anup-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic,political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information; theCountryWire™ , whichprovides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significantnews archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers; and theCountryWatch Forecast™, afive-year macroeconomic forecast for each country.
Whetherstudying to become a lawyer, law enforcement officer, paralegal, or for acareer in Homeland Security, this collection provides access to full-textarticles from 150 journals.
Amust-have for social science, history and liberal arts coursework, thiscollection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in ourglobal community. This set includes more than 150 journals.
Providesresources for teachers and aspiring educators, covering multiple levels ofeducation - from preschool to college.
Environmental Studies& Policy
Acollection of over 800 journals and 6 subject-specific reference titles providesrobust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverseperspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as wellas corporate interests.
ERIC,the Education Resource Information Center, provides access toeducation literature and resources; it contains more than 1.3 million recordsand links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.
European Views of theAmericas: 1493 to 1750
This database is a valuable index for libraries, scholars andindividuals interested in European works that relate to the Americas. EBSCOPublishing, in cooperation with the John Carter Brown Library, has created thisresource from “European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed InEurope Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750,” the authoritative bibliographythat is well-known and respected by scholars worldwide. The database containsmore than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records aboutthe Americas written in Europe before 1750.
Fine Arts & Music
Withmore than 100 full-text magazines and journals, this collection providesresources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history, andfilmmaking
Funk & WagnallsNew World Encyclopedia
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries coveringa variety of subject areas.
Containsresources from three major literary databases:Contemporary Authorsprovides complete biographical andbibliographical information on more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors;Contemporary Literary Criticism--Selectcollects more than 11,000 critical essays on contemporary authors and theirwork; Dictionary of Literary Biographyprovides nearly 10,000biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers ofinfluential literary figures from all eras and genres.
Gale VirtualReference Library
Excellentfor research on many subjects, Gale Virtual Reference Library provides resourceson social issues, literature, medicineand health, and science and the environment from specialized reference sources and single-topicbooks.
Gardening, Landscape& Horticulture
Farmers,landscape architects, and biotechnologists alike will find something useful in thiscollection of nearly 50 journals focused specifically on key issues ingardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture. A fertile and growingcollection, this database includes content relating to both the practicalaspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies.
Thiscollection of journals aims to provide balanced coverage on such topics asgender roles, family and marital issues, health aspects, and much more. Itcontains more than207,850articles updated daily. All articles have been published between1980 and 2012.
Thisgeneral interest database integrates a variety of sources - newspapers,reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on currentevents, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences,sports, hobbies, and more.
Acollection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with theinformation needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.
GlobalIssues in Context
Find a wealth of resources here on global issues, conflicts, andevents. A wide variety of subject areas are included, such as sociology,current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious issues,women’s studies, human rights, and much more.
GREENR(Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources)
GREENRis an online resource that offers authoritative content on the development ofemerging green technologies and discusses issues on the environment,sustainability and more.GREENRis interactive andcurrent, allowing users to navigate issue, organization and country portals.
GreenFILEoffers well-researched informationcovering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection ofscholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on globalwarming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy,recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.
Health ReferenceCenter Academic
Multi-sourcedatabase provides access to the full text of nursing and allied healthjournals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources.
Health Source –Consumer Edition
This database is the richest collection of consumer healthinformation available to libraries worldwide, providing information on manyhealth topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition,childcare, sports medicine and general health.Health Source: ConsumerEditionprovides access to nearly 80 full-text, consumer health magazines.
Health Source:Nursing/Academic Edition
This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full-text journalsfocusing on many medical disciplines. It also features theLexi-PAL DrugGuide,which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with morethan 4,700 brand names.
Thiscollection of nearly 100 home improvement resources provides hobbyists andprofessional carpenters alike with information relevant to their projects.Coverage includes such topics as architectural techniques, tool and materialselection, zoning requirements, and many more.
Searchand view full-text books on a variety of topics.
Information Science& Library Issues
Thiscollection, comprised of content from more than 100 leading industry journals,provides current and accurate information for information professionals andother knowledge workers. The research specialist to the information architectwill find appropriate and useful information in their areas of expertise,including such topics as information infrastructure, data processingtechniques, metadata architectures, and more.
Protectionof assets is a concern for all from the individual property owner to themultinational corporation. This collection, of journals, takes a broad view ofthis multimillion dollar industry, covering such topics as labor relations,mortgage banking, legal issues, and more.
Thisdatabase analyzes and explains hundreds of controversial topics. It combinesauthoritative factual analysis with clear explanations of opposing points ofview for current and historical events. Online features include a complete backfile to 1995, weekly updating, interviews with experts, statistical overviews,maps, charts, photos, newspaper editorials, cartoons, and contact information.
This full-text database covers a multitude of topics related tothe Latino American experience. Itincludes primary documents, essays, timelines, and images.
Students,law school faculty and legal researchers will all find the legal publicationsthey need in LegalTrac®. Drawing on a wide variety of the mosthighly regarded legal publications, this database provides indexing for morethan 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, barassociation journals and international legal journals. Each title is selectedon the basis of criteria provided by a special advisory committee of theAmerican Association of Law Libraries. It also contains law-related articlesfrom over 1,000 additional business and general interest titles.
Thisoutstanding news source includes access to over 6,000 news, business, and legalpublications, including articles from international, national and regionalnewspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, and non-English languagesources. The Company Dossier module provides detailed company information andfinancial performance measures. This product also providesShepard's Citations® service for all federal and states court casesback to 1789.
Library, InformationScience & Technology Abstracts
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts(LISTA) indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, andnearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings.Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging,bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
Providesup-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticismand reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all timeperiods, and from around the world.
Designed specifically for high school libraries, this databasecontains full text for nearly 500 popular magazines.MAS Ultra – SchoolEditionalso provides more than 360 full-text reference books, 85,670 biographies,over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded back files (to 1975) for key magazines.All full-textarticles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).
Designed specifically for public libraries, thismultidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals withfull-text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually everysubject area of general interest,MasterFILE Premieralso contains articlesfrom nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, aswell as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags. Thisdatabase is updated daily.
MEDLINEprovides authoritative information on medicine, nursing,dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences,and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine,MEDLINEusesMeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadingsand explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 currentbiomedical journals.
Medline Plus is a website produced by theNational Library of Medicine that provides reliable, up-to-date healthinformation about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in non-technicallanguage. It includes articles about medical treatments, information on drugsand supplements, clinical trials and current research, definition of medicalterms, instructional videos, illustrations, and much more.
Military &Government Collection
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of themilitary and government, this database provides cover-to-cover full text fornearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for more than400 titles.
Composedof content from over 400 journals, this database covers all aspects of the pastand current state of military affairs. Key subjects include: socioeconomiceffects of war, governmental policies, the structure of armed forces, and manymore.
New York Times
Full text coverage oftheFinal New York CityEditionfrom June 01, 1980through current. Abstracts only fromJanuary 1, 1969 - May 31, 1980. AlsoincludesThe New York Times on the Webonline articles for the most recent two weeks.Access tocertain freelance articles and other features within this publication (i.e.photographs, classifieds, etc...) may not be available.
Newspaper Source Plus
Newspaper Source Plusincludes more than 860full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles. Inaddition, the database features more than 857,000 television and radio newstranscripts.
Nursing & AlliedHealth
Allaspects of the nursing profession -- from direct patient care to health careadministration -- are covered in this database. Including nearly 400 titles,this collection's current and authoritative content will be of use to bothprofessionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing anursing-focused curriculum.
Opposing Viewpointsin Context
Thisdatabase features: viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines,academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images,videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.
Physical Therapy& Sports Medicine
Bothresearcher and practitioner alike will find relevant, authoritative content inthis collection, which includes over 100 titles covering the fields of physicaltherapy and sports medicine. Researchers will have access to topics in thefield, such as treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and muchmore.
Researchersin social sciences, history, or the liberal arts will find useful information here.This collection contains more than 100 subject-appropriate full-textperiodicals.
Primary Searchprovides full text for morethan 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full-textarticles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator(Lexiles), and go back as far as 1990.
Designed for professional educators, this database provides ahighly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals,including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. The database also contains morethan 200 educational reports.
Thisdatabase provides access to 200 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals. It covers the study of the mind – itsfunction, development, and disorders.
Psychology andBehavioral Sciences Collection
This is comprehensive database of 400 full-text journals coverstopics such as emotions and behavior, psychiatry & psychology, mentalprocesses, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.
This database provides comprehensive full-text coverage forregional business publications. It incorporates coverage of more than 80regional business publications covering metropolitan and rural areas within theUnited States.
Religion andPhilosophy Collection
With more than 300 full-text journals, this database is anessential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophicalstudies. It provides extensive coverage of such topics as world religions,major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology,political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the historyof philosophy.
Religion & Philosophy
Usersof this collection can research different religions, philosophies and how theyimpact our daily lives.
Full-text coverage from October 01, 1989 through current. Frequency:Daily.Update Schedule:Same day.Access to certain freelancearticles and other features within this publication may not be available.
San Jose Mercury
Full-text coverage from January 1, 1994 through current. Frequency:Daily; Monday – Sunday. Update Schedule:Within 1 day of publication.Access to certain freelance articles and other features within this publicationmay not be available.
Science in Context
Exploretoday's most significant science topics by accessing this database’s full-textmagazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audiofiles, and links to vetted websites - all organized into a user-friendly portalexperience.
A full-text database for elementary school research and reading. Students can select articles according to reading level.
Perfectfor business students and entrepreneurs, this database provides insights, tips,strategies and success stories. Users will find hundreds of full-text articlesin subject-appropriate periodicals.
Theuser-friendly search interface of this database is designed specifically forsecondary education students. Users can easily: select content sources (Magazines, Newspapers,Biographies, Country Reports, Films & Video); browse topics by subjectheadings; access online dictionary and encyclopedia; explore the top searchesof the day, and even limit searches according to Lexile reading levels.Includes the resources of the following databases:Health Source - Consumer Edition,MAS Ultra - School Edition,Newspaper Source Plus,andThe New Oxford AmericanDictionary.
Tourism, Hospitality& Leisure
Withcurrent and relevant content from over 500 industry journals, this collectionprovides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state ofaffairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focusedstudy of specialized aspects of the industry - including cultural aspects oftravel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.
Thiscollection provides well-rounded coverage of events past and present of the UnitedStates. This compilation of journals provides resources useful both to thenovice historian as well as to the advanced academic researcher.
Vocations, Careers& Technical Education
Offering content from nearly 400 journals,this collection provides content from general career guides to highlyspecialized industry journals.
War & Terrorism
Adefinitive periodical collection of hand selected titles for analysts, riskmanagement professionals, and students of military science, history, social science.
Thiscollection provides well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking andevents in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in thefield. This compilation of journals provides robust and balanced coverage,useful both to the novice historian as well as to the advanced academicresearcher.