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Academic Search Complete
Provides full text for more than 8500 journals, including full text for more than 7300 peer-reviewed titles. Includes PDF backfiles to 1887 for many publications. Provided by EBSCOhost.
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African-American History & Culture
Provides expansive and in-depth information on the people, events, and topics important to the study of African-American history. Includes subject entries, biographies, timelines, primary sources, images and videos, maps and charts. Provided by FactsOnFile.
AHFS Consumer Medication Information (AHFS)
Enter the drug name in EBSCO search box. Contains frequently updated consumer drug information sheets for medications and immunizations. Searched via "Health Source: Consumer Edition." Provided by EBSCOhost.
American History Online
Provides a comprehensive range of information in one complete resource—subject entries, biographies, primary sources, images and videos, maps and charts, timelines. Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history. Provided by FactsOnFile.
American Indian History Online
Offers thorough access to more than 15,000 years of Native American culture, history, and heritage. Includes subject entries, biographies, timelines, primary sources, images and videos, maps and charts. Provided by FactsOnFile.
Ancient & Medieval History Online
Explores the pre-modern world with in-depth focus on Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Europe, the Americas, and Asia. Includes subject entries, biographies, timelines, primary sources, images and videos, maps and charts. Provided by FactsOnFile.
Biography Reference Bank Select
Provides comprehensive coverage of people in the news and a full range of history-makers; includes over 236,000 individuals, plus more than 36,000 images. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Bloom's Modern Critical Views Set
This 90 volume set of eBooks provides the best criticism on the most widely read poets, novelists, and playwrights—from the ancients to contemporary writers. Each provides an introductory essay by Harold Bloom in which he offers his insights into the author's work, followed by a representative selection of the best contemporary criticism of the writer. Provided by Infobase Publishing.
Provides the Encyclopedia Britannica, the world's most comprehensive reference product; also includes the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and the Britannica Book of the Year. Provided by Britannica.
Business Source Complete
Provides over 3,800 full-text journals, including nearly 2,000 peer-reviewed journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. This database provides full text back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Provides full text for more than 1300 journals indexed in CINAHL and is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals. Full-text coverage dates back to 1981. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Clinical Reference Systems
Offers thousands of essays, many with images, covering eight major health related subjects including: adult health, behavioral health, cardiology, drug and medication information, pediatric health, senior health, women's health and sports medicine. Searched via "Health Source: Consumer Edition" and place "CRS" as the Publication Name in one of the drop-down boxes on the Search Screen. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Select "Company Information" from menu at top of page. Contains detailed company profiles for the world's 5,000 largest companies; created by the Datamonitor Company Profile Authority. Searched via "Business Source Complete." Provided by EBSCOhost.
Provides topical articles, about 15 - 20 pages long, on social issues; articles include an overview, background information, the current situation concerning the issue, an outlook on possible developments, a special focus, chronology of related events, and pro and con section, and an annotated bibliography. Provided by CQ Press.
Contains dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range of subject-specific titles covering everything from accounting to zoology. Provides access to the full text of hundreds of highly regarded and popular reference sources. Provided by Credo.
Provides the content of over 50,000 ebooks. Provided by EBSCOhost.
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ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1,300,000 records and links to more than 317,000 full-text documents from ERIC. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Facts On File
Provides a collection of reference sources in the areas of history, minority studies, science, and education. Provided by FactsOnFile.
Ferguson's Career Guidance Center
Provides detailed profiles of more than 3,300 jobs and 94 industries, invaluable advice on career skills, more than 55,000 resource entries; also includes information on scholarships, financial aid, and internships. Provided by FactsOnFile.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Provides the content of 15 subject encyclopedias. Provided by Gale.
Provides well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Health Source: Nursing & Academic Edition
Provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines; also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Select "Images" from menu at top of page.
Contains licensed images of photos of people and places, natural science photos, historical photos, maps and flags. Searched via "MasterFILE Premier." Provided by EBSCOhost.
Includes Bloom's Modern Critical Reviews and other eBooks.
International Encyclopedia of Marriage and Family
Includes articles specific to countries and to religious traditions; examines the history of family life within these cultures and discusses how families have been affected by political and social change. 2nd edition, 2003. Provided by Gale.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)
Indexes more than 500 core journals, more than 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. This database also contains full text for more than 240 journals. 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. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Literature Resource Center
Contains up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. Includes the Contemporary Authors Online, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select, and Dictionary of Literary Biography Online. Provided by Gale.
Provides full text for nearly 1,750 publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and 164,424 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of 440,207 photos, maps & flags. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary
Select "Medical Dictionary" from menu at top of page. Provides the full text of the popular dictionary. Searched via "Health Source: Consumer Edition" or "Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition." Provided by EBSCOhost.
Middle Search Plus
Provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays; also contains biographies, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Military & Government Collection
Provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for more than 400 titles pertaining to all branches of the military and government. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Modern World History Online
Covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history—from mid-15th century to the present. Includes subject entries, biographies, timelines, primary sources, images and videos, maps and charts. Provided by FactsOnFile.
New Oxford American Dictionary
Select "Dictionary" from menu at top of page. Provided by EBSCOhost.
New York Times
Provides comprehensive digital coverage back to 1980; also includes The New York Times Book Review and Sunday Magazine. Provided by ProQuest.
Newspaper Source Plus
Provides cover-to-cover full text for 35 national & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers, including the Post-Gazette & the Tribune Review. Provided by EBSCOhost.
An online "works cited" and "reference list" tool for both MLA and APA citation styles. This tool walks students through the process of documenting elements of a citation and allows students to generate MLA and APA bibliographies. Students can create folders and store citations for multiple projects. Provided by NoodleTools. PDF Guide
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Contains an online library of current event topics; includes viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to web sites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. Provided by Gale.
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), and full text information dates as far back as 1990. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Professional Development Collection
Provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles for professional educators; also contains more than 200 educational reports. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Provides access to the full text of the New York Times. Provided by ProQuest.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
Provides full text coverage for nearly 600 journals concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Regional Business News
Provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications.; incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Religion & 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; offers nearly 300 full text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles, making it an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Includes five reference sources: Cancer, Genetics & Inherited Conditions, Infectious Diseases & Conditions, Magill's Medical Guide, and Psychology & Mental Health. Provided by Salem Press.
Includes the reference sources: The Fifties in America, The Sixties in America, and Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender Events. Provided by Salem Press.
Includes classic and current literary criticism of the world’s most-studied literature. Authors covered include: Robert Frost, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Ernest Hemingway and Toni Morrison. Works include Death of a Salesman and To Kill a Mockingbird. Provided by Salem Press.
Includes the reference sources: Encyclopedia of Global Resources and Encyclopedia of Global Warming. Provided by Salem Press.
Science Full Text Select
Provides coverage of 320 journals with full text articles, indexing and abstracts; includes all aspects of science. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments. Provided by FactsOnFile.
Teacher Reference Center
Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators. Provided by EBSCOhost.
Vocational & Career Collection
Provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals covering career information. Provided by EBSCOhost.
World Geography and Culture Online
Combines detailed, printable, full-color maps of countries, provinces, and states with up-to-date statistical and local information. Provided by FactsOnFile.
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