E-Resources A-Z

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A (Click to see the list of databases starting with the letter A.)
Name of E-Resource E-Resource Description
ABI/INFORM Complete ABI/INFORM Dateline, Global, and Trade & Industry for business, economics, and finance.
Access World News This comprehensive news collection is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level.  Use it to explore a specific event or to compare a wide variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, business, health, sports, cultural activities and people.   Included in this collection are the Access Modules:  Business News, Transcripts, Military, government, and defense, and Acceda Noticias (Spanish language news sources. Content is easily searched and sorted through an intuitive, map-based interface.
Academic Search Premier Full text coverage in various disciplines.
Academic OneFile Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world’s leading journals and reference sources for a variety of topics.
Agricola Bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Library
Alt HealthWatch Complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
AP NewsMonitor Collection Near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis.
Applied Science & Technology Abstracts Applied science specialties—acoustics to aeronautics, neural networks to nuclear and civil engineering, computers and informatics and more.
Aquatic Sciences & Fisheries Abstracts Aquatic Science, Aquatic Organisms, Fisheries, Oceanography
Art Full Text Fine, decorative and commercial art, folk art, photography, film, and architecture
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Business Source Premier Marketing, management, accounting, finance, economics, MIS, POM. Market research papers, industry reports, country reports, company profiles, and SWOT analyses.
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The Chronicle of Higher Education The Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators.
Computer Source Latest information and current trends in high technology.
Consumer Health Complete Consumer-oriented health content designed to support patients’ information needs and overall understanding of health-related topics.
Credo Reference Reference ebooks on multiple subjects as well as gadgets to help pronounce a word, solve a crossword, convert measurements, and more.
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Education Abstracts  Subject coverage includes adult education, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods and much more.
Education Research Complete Definitive online resource for education research on all levels of education, educational specialties, and testing.
Educator’s Reference Complete Content focuses on education related topics with majority of titles found in ERIC.
ERIC Journal articles and reports in education.
Expanded Academic ASAP  Find journal, newspaper, and magazine articles in arts, humanities, social sciences, science, and technology.
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Fuente Academica Offers more than 450 scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain. All major subject areas are covered with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology.
Funk & Wagnall’s Encyclopedia Frequently used by public school students.  Not suitable as a source for college research papers, but helpful for formulating education lesson plans, etc.
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General OneFile Find information on a wide range of topics: business, current events, humanities, law, literature, politics, sciences, etc.
GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) Focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues. Topic, organization, and country portals form research centers around issues covering energy systems, health care, agriculture, climate change, population, and economic development.
GreenFile Well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment.
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Health & Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module  Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials.
Health Reference Center Academic  Access full text nursing and allied health journals plus reference books.
Health Source – Consumer Edition The richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.
Health Source – Nursing/Academic Edition This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide,which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.
Heritage Quest Genealogy Database Search U.S. census, family and local history books, genealogy and local history articles, Revolutionary War Era Pension & Bounty-Land Warrant, and Freedman’s Bank
History Reference Center History Reference Center offers full text from more than 1,620 reference books, encyclopedias and non-fiction books, cover to cover full text for more than 150 leading history periodicals, nearly 57,000 historical documents, more than 78,000 biographies of historical figures, more than 113,000 historical photos and maps, and more than 80 hours of historical video.
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Infotrac Newsstand Today’s headlines – a one-stop source for the day’s news and searchable archives. You can customize your online newspaper database features including search options. With Newsstand, you can search a collection of more than 1,000 newspapers, then select your own screen appearance, search options and results format.
Image Quest Access approximately three million rights-cleared images from the best collections in the world.
Informe  Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.
IPA Source International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) Transcriptions and Literal Translations of Songs and Arias
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Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism Presents a comprehensive historical survey of the field’s most important figures, schools, and movements. It includes more than 240 alphabetically arranged entries on critics and theorists, critical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods.
JSTOR
Archived articles are from scholarly journals in political science, history, philosophy, mathematics, business, art, literature, language, music, religion, etc.
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Kansas History, Territorial through Civil War Years, 1854-1865 Kansas History, Territorial through Civil War Years, 1854–1865, is a rich online resource that includes a total of 197 works. These twenty thousand pages of text provide readers with a wonderful opportunity to expand their understanding of the people, places, ideas, and events in Kansas history. Many of the sources included in this archive are not easily accessible anywhere else. Of additional value to researchers is the ability to word-search the entire collection. The depth of content and the searchable features will enable student and scholar alike to easily find specific information or conduct academic research.
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Legal Collection An authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.
LegalTrac Provides articles from major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. Each title included is selected on the basis of criteria provided by a special advisory committee of the American Association of Law Libraries.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.
Library Literature & Information Science Index Subjects include automation, cataloging, censorship, circulation procedures, classification, copyright legislation, government aid, library associations and conferences, library equipment and supplies, personnel administration, preservation of materials, and more.
LION – Literature Online Search works of English and American poetry, drama, and prose and full-text literature journals
Literary Reference Center Combines information from major respected reference works, books, literary journals.
Literature Resource Center  Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.
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Mango Languages Learn 40 different languages. Includes courses on English as a second language.
MAS Ultra – School Edition Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines.
MasterFILE Premier Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975.
MedicLatina MedicLatina is a unique collection of medical research and investigatory journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This Spanish language database contains full text for 130 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish.
MEDLINE MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.
Middle Search Plus Middle Search Plus provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines.
Military & Government Collection Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites.
MLA International Bibliography Detailed bibliography of journal articles, books, and dissertations on language and literature.
Musical Theater Songs Database allows you to enter up to 20-plus parameters such as voice type, character age, range, ease for accompanist, and descriptive characteristics, to generate a list of songs tailored to your needs from an ever-growing database.
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Naxos Music Library Naxos Music Library [NML] is the world’s largest online classical music library. Currently, it offers streaming access to more than 87,820 CDs with more than 1,280,300 tracks, standard and rare repertoire.  Only 5 simultaneous users.  Copying, burning, etc are violations of copyright.  Please observe copyright law.
New York Times – ProQuest Historical Newspapers Search full page and article images from every page and every available issue.
Newspaper Source Plus Includes more than 860 full-text newspapers, providing more than 35 million full-text articles. In addition, the database features more than 857,000 television and radio news transcripts.
Novelist Find your next read here.
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Opposing Viewpoints in Context Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering the hottest social issues, from Terrorism to Endangered Species to Gun Control.
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Primary Search Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).
Professional Development Collection Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles.
ProQuest Biology Journals Search journals focusing on the life sciences such as biological chemistry, botany, environmental studies, microbiology and zoology.
ProQuest Career and Technical Education Definitive source for vocational information.
ProQuest Criminal Justice Periodicals Index Collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals. Covers topics in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law and industrial security.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: The Humanities and Social Sciences Collection Dissertations and theses published in the humanities and social sciences from around the world.
ProQuest Education Database Literature on primary, secondary, and higher education; also on special education, home schooling, adult education, and related topics.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers: New York Times Search full page and article images from every page and every available issue.
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source Provides reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, etc.
ProQuest Religion Covers religious issues and perspectives and includes commentary on topics, religious news, and formal theological studies.
ProQuest Research Library From business and political science to literature and psychology, ProQuest Research Library™ provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects.
ProQuest Science Journals Search leading periodicals in science and technology. Covers topics in computer science, physics, astronomy, earth science, chemistry, biology, and more.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection A comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.
PsycINFO Contains citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines. 97 percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed.
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Regional Business News Incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Religion and Philosophy Collection 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 history of philosophy.
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature Covers all document types: articles, books, bibliographies, catalogues, dissertations, Festschriften, iconographies, critical commentaries to complete works, ethnographic recordings, and more.
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Small Business Reference Center A comprehensive resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business, offering full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books.
SPORTDiscus Offers comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sport, fitness, and related disciplines.
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Teacher Reference Center Most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.
TOPICsearch Diverse sources including international and regional newspapers
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Vocational and Career Collection Provides full text coverage for nearly 340 trade and industry-related periodicals

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