Alphabetical List of all Databases

Academic Search Complete

The world’s largest academic multi-disciplinary database, Academic Search Complete provides full text for nearly 4,700 publications, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed journals. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles. This database is updated on a daily basis via EBSCOhost. Access here

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Access Business News                                                

This Web-based resource consolidates current and archived content from the complete, full-text electronic editions of more than 350 business and law journals, local and regional business news weeklies, and other news sources across North America—many of which are unvailable elsewhere. Access here

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Access World News (NewsBank)                                        

Find current and diverse global perspectives on topics related to controversial issues, the environment, health, education, science, the arts, literature, business, economics, criminal justice, and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, periodicals, videos and web-only content. Access here

AGRICOLA

This database contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. Coverage for AGRICOLA dates back to 1970 and includes more than 2.5 million citations. The citations are comprised of journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports related to agriculture. Access here 

American Indian Histories and Cultures

Explore manuscripts, artwork and rare printed books dating from the earliest contact with European settlers right up to photographs and newspapers from themid-twentieth century. Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from teaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.  Access here

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American West

From early topographical sketches and pioneers' accounts, to photographs of Buffalo Bill and his 'Wild West' stars, explore the fact and the fiction of westward expansion in America from the early eighteenth to the mid-twentieth century. Browse a wide range of rare and original documents including printed books, journals, historic maps, broadsides, periodicals, advertisements, photographs, artwork and more. Access here

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America's News

News of local interest happens everywhere, from small towns to big cities across the United States. America's News provides access to information on people, issues and events in the local area and around the country. This comprehensive resource offers hundreds of millions of current and archived full-text articles from news sources nationwide in a single, fully searchable online database. It includes the electronic editions of more than 2,400 U.S. news sources with more than 70% of these sources not available in any other library database. Access here

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Applied Science and Technology

Turn here for fast, convenient access to the most important sources in applied science and technology much of it from peer-reviewed journals. This database features full text, graphs, charts, diagrams, photos, and illustrations that convey an abundance of data in scientific and technical articles. Full text articles from some journal back to 1997. Access here

Art Source

Art Source covers a broad range of related subjects, from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design. Providing over 600 full-text jounrals, more than 220 full-text books, and a collection of over 63,000 images, it is designed for use by a diverse audience, including art scholars, artists, designers, students and general researchers. Access here

ARTstor

ARTstor is a digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes. In ARTstor you can: * Browse content by collection, classification, or geography * Search content by keyword or advanced search terms (e.g., date and geographic origin) * Sort search results by date, creator, or title * View images and image data * Zoom in on and pan images for greater detail * Print and save images and related data to other hardware (e.g. CD, memory stick, hard drive) * Create groups of images for later retrieval and presentation * Organize image groups into shared folders * Direct other ARTstor users to images or image groups * Upload personal images and sound files to the ARTstor platform * Export images and image groups to ARTstor's Offline Image Viewer (OIV) presentation tool * Save citations for images or image groups, and email or print these, as well as export them directly into EndNote, ProCite, RefWorks, Reference Manager, or a text file. Access here 

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Book Review Digest Plus

Brings together book reviews on subjects such as art, biography, business, education, general interest, history, humanities, literature, music and more with coverage back to 1983. Access here

Brazosport Facts

Text verions of the The Facts dating back to 2001 provided by NewsBank. The Facts is the largest daily newspaper for Brazoria County. Access here

Business Abstracts with Full Text

Provides fast, convenient access to a multitude of outstanding sourcesfrom The New York Times Business Section and The Wall Street Journal to magazines and scholarly journals. Users will find feature articles, product reviews, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, book reviews, reports from associations, societies, trade shows and conferences, and more. Full text coverage of more than 400 periodicals back to 1995. Access here

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Reference Center

Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Reference Center is a full-text database which supports continuity experts and information professionals. It covers all aspects of business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR), including more than 240 full-text publications on subjects such as business continuity management, business continuity planning, business impact analysis, contingency auditing, crisis communications, disaster mitigation, emergency preparedness, regulatory issues, and risk evaluation. Access here

Business Source Complete

This is the world's definitive scholarly business database, providing the ultimate collection of bibliographic and full text content. Business Source Complete contains far more active, peer-reviewed, business related journals than any other database currently available. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back to 1886 are included. In addition to the searchable cited references provided for more than 1,200 journals. Access here

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Chadwyck-Healey Poetry and Literature Collections

Full-text anthologies of literature and poetry as well as brief biographies of the poets. A part of the Literature Online database resourceAccess here

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD) is the premiere academic research and teaching tool for courses needing quality information for locating Children's and Young Adult books and other media. The content includes over 2.6  million fiction/non-fiction records with 650,000+ national and international awards plus 540,000+ quality, professional reviews. It includes over 330,000 author/title links plus lesson plans and teaching guides. The search engine offers 45 search-limiters to easily find appropriate materials such as: determining interest & reading levels; select trade books based on standards; create thematic, annotated biographies; interpret reviews; develop STEM book collections and more. Distant education students use a World Cat link to find materials at a local library. Students can set up their own My CLCD account to save their search assignments. Access here

ChiltonLibrary

ChiltonLibrary is an authoritative, money-saving car-care guidance database that delivers reliable automotive help online 24/7 and has the maintenance, repair, and technical service bulletins for most years, makes, and models. This continually updated resource provides step-by-step service and repair procedures, wiring diagrams, maintenance and specification tables, troubleshooting guides and diagnostic trouble codes, and ASE test prep. Access here

CINAHL Complete

This is the world's most comprehensive nursing & allied health research database, providing full text for more than 750 journals indexed in CINAHL. Of those, 426 are not found with full text in any version of Academic Search, Health Source or Nursing & Allied Health Collection. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index - with no embargo. The database also provides full text for more than 220 books/monographs. With full text coverage dating back to 1937, CINAHL Plus with Full Textis the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing and allied health literature. Access here 

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Cochrane Collection Plus

Cochrane Collection Plus is an essential source of high quality health care data for both providers, patients and those responsible for researching, teaching, funding and administrating at all levels of the medical profession. Cochrane Collection Plus combines the NHS Economic Evaluation Database (NHS EED) and Health Technology Assessments (HTA) with the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR), Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effects (DARE), Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials and Cochrane Methodology Register. Access here

Computer Source

Computer Source provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. This database offers full text for nearly 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 publications. Access here

Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Complete supports the information needs of patients and fosters an overall understanding of health-related topics. This resource provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine. Includes more than 500 full-text journals and magazines, more than 240 full-text health reference books and encyclopedias, and more than 2,600 full-text evidence-based health reports. Consumer Health Complete also contains nearly 500 medical images and diagrams, 250 animations with audio narration, dozens of articles covering teen health topics, and full-text consumer health pamphlets and leaflets. Subjects Include aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs and alcohol, fitness, and nutrition. Access here

Credo Reference

Partnering with many of the world's leading publishers, Credo Reference combines publishing expertise with the latest digital technologies to unlock the knowledge value of reference material. By using unique proprietary technology that integrates information through a network of intelligent, multi-dimensional cross-references, Credo Reference delivers real added value to students, researchers, businesses and reference help desks worldwide. Access here

Directory of Open Access Journals

This service covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. We aim to cover all subjects and languages. There are now 2451 journals in the directory. Currently 719 journals are searchable at article level. As of today 119938 articles are included in the DOAJ service. Access here

EasyBib

EasyBib is an intuitive information literacy platform that provides citation, note taking, and research tools that are easy-to-use and educational. EasyBib is not only accurate, fast, and comprehensive, but helps educators teach and students learn how to become effective and organized researchers. Access here 

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EBSCO eBook Collection

More than 100,000 eBooks are available for browsing, searching, and virtual check-out. EBSCO eBook Collection (formerly NetLibrary) includes titles from the world's leading business, technology, trade, reference, academic, and scholarly publishers. Search by title, author, keyword, publisher, publication date, or ISBN number. Access here

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EBSCOhost Espanol

EBSCOhost en espanol (interfaz en espaol contraduccion de los articulos) Base de datos sobre muchos temas - incluye texto completo. Los articulos estn traducidos por un programa de la computadora del ingls. Access here

ERIC

ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, contains more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 1,000 educational and education-related journals. Access here

Fuente Academica

Fuente Academica is a unique collection of scholarly academic journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This database provides full text coverage (including PDF) for nearly 200 scholarly Spanish language journals. Content is provided in Spanish from respected publishers worldwide. Access here

Funk & Wagnall’s New Encyclopedia

This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas. Access here

Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Gale's Opposing Viewpoints In Context is the premier online resource covering today's hottest social issues. This cross-curricular database is a rich resource for debaters and includes informed, differing views with pro/con viewpoints, reference articles, interactive maps, infographics, and more. A category on the National Debate Topic provides quick and easy access to content on frequently studied and discussed issues. Periodical content covers current events, news and commentary, economics, environmental issues, political science, and more. Specific titles include The New York Times, Newsweek, Foreign Policy, American Scientist, and Education Week. Access here

Gale Science in Context

Provides contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics. Science In Context showcases how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues. The collection includes millions of full-text articles that includes national and global publications as well as 200+ experiments, projects, and top reference content. Access here

Global Road Warrior

The Global Road Warrior is a social/cultural, travel, and international business resource database covering 175 countries and territories. Includes over 6,000 color photos, and 1,575 country maps, all presented in a consistent 97-category framework for each country. Plus Forty-four survival terms in each local language, top 150 travel web sites, regional maps, international dialing guide, mobile connectivity problems and solutions, currencies of the world and more. Business travelers, travel planners, international communicators and business people who need extensive coverage of these topics will find the most up-to-date information available in an organized and consistent format. Each country listing includes: * Key facts The people, economy, work week, holidays, money, foreign exchange, visas, climate, passports, immunization, entry and departure, emergencies, internal travel information, country map, plus extensive information on business centers, airports and hotel accommodations. * Communications Details on all aspects of telecommunications: country codes, city codes, calling from outside the country, making local and long-distance calls, illustrations of phone jacks (for modem use), photos of public phones with instructions for use, using and renting cell phones, call-back services, fax services, postal services, accessing the Internet, local access numbers for AOL, Compuserve, and other US ISPs, plus local ISPs. Also, local electrical requirements, including illustrations of electrical plugs. * Service support while on the road Names, addresses, and telephone numbers of local copy shops, printers, computer stores, translation services and courier services in 225 cities worldwide. * Technical support Local technical support telephone numbers for key hardware and software vendors, as well as customer support URLs. * Business culture insights Cultural crib sheet on greetings and courtesies, decision-making, business meetings, women in business, and local view of contracts, business attire and socializing. Access here 

Handbook of Texas

The Handbook of Texas, provided by the Texas State Historical Association is a multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture. It comprises more than 23,000 articles on people, places, events, historical themes, institutions, and a host of other topic categories. The scope is broad and inclusive, designed to provide readers with concise, authoritative, and accessible articles that provide factual, nonpartisan accounts on virtually every aspect of Texas history and culture. Access here

Health Business Elite

Health Business Elite provides comprehensive journal content detailing all aspects of health care administration and other non-clinical aspects of health care institution management. Topics covered include hospital management, hospital administration, marketing, human resources, computer technology, facilities management and insurance. Health Business Elite contains full text content for more than 570 journals such as H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks, Harvard Business Review (available back to 1922), Health Facilities Management, Health Management Technology, Healthcare Financial Management, Marketing Health Services, Modern Healthcare, and many more. Access here

Health Reference Center Academic

Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only. Access here

Health Source: Nursing/Academic 

This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals. This database is updated on a daily basis. Access here 

HeinOnline

HeinOnline is the world’s largest fully searchable, image-based government document and legal research database. It contains comprehensive coverage from inception of both U.S. statutory materials and more than 2,300 scholarly journals, all of the world’s constitutions, all U.S. treaties, collections of classic treatises and presidential documents, and access to the full text of state and federal case law powered by Fastcase. Access here

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HeritageQuest

Provides a unique and continuously expanding collection of research materials to help patrons trace their family lineage and American culture. It is designed specifically for libraries and can be used from a remote location such as a home or office. Beginning with more than 25,000 family and local histories, HeritageQuest Online is growing to include the complete U.S. Federal Census from 1790-1930, the Periodical Source Index (PERSI), the Revolutionary War Pension Applications & Bounty Land Warrant Applications, and the Freedman's Bank Records. HeritageQuest Online provides many of most-requested resources for genealogists and local historians. This collection of digitized material is unlike anything else online today, and helps put family research in an historical, social and cultural context. Access here

Hobbies and Crafts Reference Center

Offers "how-to" instructions for virtually every hobby enthusiast with full text for more than 1,500 leading hobby books and craft magazines that cover Arts & Crafts, Collecting, Home & Garden, Indoor Recreation, Kids' Crafts, Model Building, Needlecrafts & Textiles, and more. Access here 

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Home Improvement Reference Center

Provides users with user-friendly ?how-to? information covering a range of home improvement and repair projects and features full-text content from leading magazines, images not found anywhere else online, and videos of popular home repair projects. Access here

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Houston Chronicle Archives

Complete full-text content of local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community. Paid advertisements are excluded.
Date Range: 1985-Current Access here 

Houston Chronicle Collection

This is a direct link to the new integrated collection of the Houston Chronicle, including the computerized full text of the print publication, the web-only content and the pdf format of the electronic image edition. Access here 

Humanities Full Text

The most comprehensive resource available in its field, Humanities Full Text brings you full text plus abstracts and bibliographic indexing of the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as numerous lesser-known but important specialized magazines. The database indexes, abstracts and delivers the full text of feature articles, interviews, obituaries, bibliographies, original works of fiction, drama, and poetry, book reviews, and reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, operas, plays, radio and television programs, and more. Full text as far back as 1995. Access here 

JSTOR

JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials valuable for academic work. The entire corpus is full-text searchable, offers search term highlighting, includes high-quality images, and is interlinked by millions of citations and references. Access here

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Learning Express Library

Whatever your goal, LearningExpress Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of the Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.This resource contains the following centers: Adult Learning Center, Career Center, High School Equivalency Center, College Preparation Center, Recursos Para Hispanochablanos, College Center, School Center, Computer Skills Center, Job & Career Accelerator. Access here

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Legal Collection

This database contains full text for nearly 250 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals. The Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world. Access here

Legal Forms Library

Gale welcomes you to the most extensive free forms site available to library patrons. Thousands of legal forms available with more forms being added daily. Official, State Specific, Federal, Business, Personal, Real Estate, and General forms covering hundreds of legal subjects and issues. Access here

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Legal Information Reference Center

Legal Information Reference Center is an online database designed to assist the general public in legal matters of all kinds. It includes exclusive full text for many top consumer legal reference books, as well as thousands of legal forms. Access here

Literary Reference Center PLUS

Literary Reference Center is a full-text database that combines information from major respected reference works, books, literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing. Literary Reference Center contains full text for more than 31,000 plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, nearly 100,000 articles/essays of literary criticism, more than 159,000 author biographies (including more than 22,000 in-depth bios), 450 literary journals, more than 632,000 book reviews, more than 69,000 classic and contemporary poems, more than 18,000 classic and contemporary short stories, more than 5,600 author interviews, more than 8,200 classic texts and much more. Access here 

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Literature Online

"The home of literature and criticism," this is a fully searchable library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose, 175 full-text literature journals, and other key criticism and reference resources. Access here

Mango Languages

Mango Languages uses real-life situations, conversational immersion, along with authentic content (thru full-featured films), to teach a new language through an easy, interactive, and self-paced online system. Available on any mobile device, Mango Languages features over 50 foreign language, 17 ESL, 2 religious, and 2 literature courses taught by native speakers. Access here 

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MAS Complete

MAS Complete is a full-text database providing hundreds of popular high school magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such art, history, sports and music, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps and flags. Periodicals contained in MAS Complete cover a wide range of subject areas including art, history, sports, music, film, travel, science, the Internet, fashion, religion, nature, hobbies, current events, fiction and much more. Access here 

MasterFILE Complete

MasterFILE Complete offers the largest collection of popular full-text magazines and journals, reference books, primary source documents, videos from the Associated Press (AP), and other highly-regarded sources from the world's leading publishers. It also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags. Covering virtually every general interest subject area, MasterFILE Complete provides full text periodicals covering business, health, education, fitness, sports and leisure, personal finance, general science, multicultural issues, DIY and fashion. Access here

MedicLatina

MedicLatina is a Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers. This unique database provides access to full text for nearly 100 peer-reviewed medical journals. Access here

MEDLINE

MEDLINE 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 allows users to search abstracts from over 4,800 current biomedical journals. Access here 

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Military and 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. The Military & Government Collection provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles. Access here 

New York Times

Full-text coverage of the US newspaper of record. Offers superb coverage of national and international news, plus coverage of important speeches and documents, Supreme Court decisions, and presidential press conference transcripts. Includes access to the full archive of Times articles from three date ranges; (1851-1922), (1923-1980), and (1981-Present). Offers courses, events and exclusive content for pre-college and professional audiences. The archives also include Times Machine, a browser-based digital replica of every edition of The New York Times published between 1851 and 1980. Access here

Newspaper Source Plus

Newspaper Source Plus provides a full-text digital collection of the world's major news content. It includes millions of articles from newspapers, newswires and news magazines. In addition, it offers television and radio transcripts and ongoing daily updates from popular news sources such as AP (Associated Press), CNN Wire, PR Wire, UPI (United Press International), Xinhua (China). News View also includes television and radio news transcripts from top sources such as ABC News (American), ABC (Australian), CBC (Canadian), CBS News, CNBC, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, MSNBC, National Public Radio, and PBS. Access here 

Nexis Uni

Nexis Uni features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790. The outstanding news coverage includes deep backfiles and up-to-the-minute stories in national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources. Use the included Company Dossier module to retrieve detailed company information and financial performance measures or identify and compare companies matching specific criteria. This product also provides access to the renowned Shepard's Citations service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789. Access here

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Nursing Reference Center Plus

Nursing Reference Center Plus is an evidence-based information resource designed specifically for nurses. With Nursing Reference Center Plus, you get all the content in Nursing Reference Center and much more including videos, images, and new topics covering nursing management and leadership. Nursing Reference Center Plus provides staff nurses and nurse educators with a resource that supports education goals, encourages nursing students to access the original research, and provides options for patient care while preserving and supporting the essential learning opportunities that educators want to provide. Access here

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Nursing Resource Center

The Nursing Resource Center from Gale is a premier information resource for nursing students at community colleges across the United States. Available on the Gale PowerSearch platform, this resource brings together in one easy-to-use interface important titles from Gale and Macmillan and excellent, thorough nursing-specific texts from Delmar. Additionally, relevant journal results from top publications in the field and animated depictions of the human anatomy complements the core reference texts from Gale and Delmar. The Nursing Resource Center provides authoritative information written in accessible language for students completing research papers and class assignments as they learn how to care for and treat patients. Access here 

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center

Full-text resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Terrorism to Endangered Species, Stem Cell Research to Gun Control. Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center brings together information thats needed to understand an issue: pro and con viewpoint articles, reference articles that provide context, full-text magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, primary source documents, government and organizational statistics, multimedia, images and podcasts, links to hand-selected web sites, and more! Access here

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Play Index

Covers over 31,000 classic and historical plays dating from 1949, including one-act plays, pageants, plays in verse, radio and television plays, classic drama and monologues from famous playwrights. Access here

Professional Development Collection

Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 550 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports.Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world. Access here

ProCitizen

Citizenship preparation course designed and hosted by Pronunciator. ProCitizen is an online course to prepare New Americans for the civics, reading, and writing parts of the USCIS Naturalization Test, and includes 100 instructional videos in both English and Spanish. Access here

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Pronunciator

Pronunciator is a fun and free way to learn any of 80 languages with self-directed lessons, live teachers, movies, music, and more. Access here

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ProQuest Ebook Central

ProQuest Ebook Central offers over 1M+ ebooks and 1,500+ imprints from more than 750 publishers on one platform. Ebook Central allows a choice of easy DRM-free download at the chapter level or full book download with expanded DRM. Access here

ProQuest Science & Technology

ProQuest offers access to millions of references to research outputs and tens of thousands of full-text documents and publicly available datasets. Safari Books Online provides fully searchable books, articles, certification study guides and videos from the world’s most respected technology publishers. ProQuest’s environmental science resources include full-text journals, bibliographic abstracts and deep indexed tables and figures—more than 12.5 million records in all. The Science Journals collection includes more than 1,600 titles covering physics, engineering, biology, chemistry and more. Access here

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

This database provides nearly 575 full text publications, including nearly 550 peer-reviewed titles. Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. Nearly every full text title included in this database is indexed in PsycINFO. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost. Access here 

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PubMed Central

PubMed Central is a free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH), developed and managed by NIH's National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) in the National Library of Medicine (NLM). With PubMed Central, NLM has taken the lead in preserving and maintaining access to the electronic literature, just as it has done for decades with the printed biomedical literature. PubMed Central aims to fill the role of a world class library in the digital age. It is not a journal publisher. NLM believes that giving all users free access to the material in PubMed Central is the best way to ensure the durability and utility of the archive as technology changes over time. Access here

Referencia Latina

This full-text Spanish-language database covers a broad array of subjects inside and outside academia. It offers content from a variety of sources, including reference books, general interest magazines and health reports. Contents of Referencia Latina includes more than 150 multidisciplinary reference books, more than 50 general interest magazines, more than 2,500 health reports, and more than 1 million images with captions in Spanish. Access here


Regional Business News

This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis. Access here

Religion and Philosophy Collection

This database 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. Religion & Philosophy Collection offers more than 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. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost. Access here 

Salem Health

Searchable database that includes the complete full text of the printed Salem Press reference sets Salem Health: Cancer; Magill's Medical Guide; and Psychology and Mental Health. Access here

Salem History

Searchable database that includes the complete full text of the Salem Press historical reference sets: Historical Encyclopedia of American Business; Survey of American Industry & Careers; The Forties in America; The Fifties in America; The Sixties in America; The Seventies in America; The Eighties in America; The Nineties in America; Great Lives from History: Inventors; Milestone Documents in American History; and Milestone Documents of American Leaders. Access here 

Salem Literature

Salem Literature is an online database that includes the content of Salem's printed reference sets including selections from the Critical Insights series and Magill's Literary Annual. Access here

Salem Science

Salem Science is an online database that includes the content of Salem's Encyclopedia of Global Resources. Access here

Science & Technology Collection

The Science & Technology Collection contains over 800 leading full text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. Topics include aeronautics, astrophysics, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, and materials science. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,700 publications. Access here

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Short Story Index

Contains information on short stories by author or genre, and provides detailed indexing for more than 117,000 stories from more than 4,200 collections and anthologies. Access here

Small Business Reference Center

Contains more than 450 full-text reference books and nearly 400 full-text periodicals that provide detailed ?how-to? instructions to address small business topics, such as buying and selling a business, managing employees, writing a business plans, understanding legal information, a business and much more. Access here

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Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Provides repair guides for small engines and routine maintenance (tune-ups, brake service, etc.) as well as extensive repairs (engine and transmission disassembly) and also allows users to search by product type, brand, model/engine type, specific area of model/engine type, and model numbers. Access here

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Statista

Statista is one of the world’s largest statistics portals. Providing you with access to relevant data from over 18,000 sources, our focus is firmly based on professional, clear, quick and consistent results. Our customized search query form provides you with a list of statistics, studies and reports relating to your search request within a matter of seconds –
kick-starting your research. Access here

Sustainability Reference Center

Designed for sustainability experts and information professionals, this collection offers more than 500 full-text journals with benchmarks and best practices. Topics covered include corporate social responsibility, environmental stewardship, federal, state and local regulations, "Green" issues and initiatives, ISO 14000, LEED, recycling, renewable energy, resource conservation, social entrepreneurship, sustainable business practices, and waste reduction. Access here

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps (1867-1970)

Provides digital access to more than 660,000 large-scale maps of over 12,000 American towns and cities. Founded in 1867 by D. A. Sanborn, the Sanborn Map Company was the primary American publisher of fire insurance maps for nearly 100 years. No maps are consulted more in academic and public libraries. The digital collection was scanned from the microfilm developed from the holdings at the Library of Congress. The Library of Congress's Sanborn collection includes all maps submitted to the library through copyright deposit and a set of maps transferred to the library from the Bureau of the Census. Maps from the bureau include corrections issued by the Sanborn Company that were pasted over the original map sheet. Access here

Texas Reference Center

Texas Reference Center includes more than 80 full text journals and books about Texas history, ethnic & cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure. The database contains biographies as well as newspapers containing Texas and national news coverage. Access here

Twentieth Century American Poetry

This unparalleled collection includes 52,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song. The majority of the poems included are copyright works specially licensed from print publishers such as New Edition, City Lights Books, Houghton Mifflin, W. W. Norton and Yale University Press. The collection reflects the variety and dynamism of American poetic voices in this century of change: all major movements and schools are represented, form the traditionalism of Robert Frost to the modernism of H.D. (Hilda Doolittle), the confessional poetry of Anne Sexton to the proletarian poems of Muriel Rukeyser. The Imagists, Beat Poets, Harlem Renaissance, Black Mountain and Deep Image schools are all featured. In addition, many contemporary writers of the 1980s and 90s who have gained recognition through national poetry awards or inclusion within leading print anthologies, are also represented. Access here

VAST – Academic Video Online

VAST covers the following areas and more: art, architecture, business, counseling and therapy, dance, economics, education, ethnic studies, ethnography, gay and lesbian studies, health, history, humanities, law and public safety, literature, opera, philosophy, political science, rehabilitation and sports medicine, feature films* (including contemporary world cinema and silent films), psychology, religion, science, theatre, musical performance, and women?s studies. The range of subjects covered continues to grow. Access here 

Vocational Studies Complete

Contains more than 1,800 full-text journals as well as nearly 300 full-text books. This database is designed specifically for the research needs of two-year colleges, and provides comprehensive coverage of the most relevant associates program level content. The database cover subjects as wide-ranging as: alcohol & drug abuse counseling, audiology, biotechnology, computer & data processing, CAD, cosmetology, electrical technology, fashion design, forensics, graphic arts, health information technology, interior design, law enforcement& criminal justice, paralegal studies, robotics, travel & tourism, veterinary assisting, and dozens more equally varied areas of study. Access here 

WorldCat

The world's most comprehensive bibliography, with more than 58 million bibliographic records representing over 400 languages and all types of materials ranging from stone tablets to electronic books. WorldCat is updated daily and is now easier to search than ever. Recent enhancements include the ability to search by Library of Congress or Dewey Decimal Classification numbers, and to limit searches by material types, audiences and material formats. WorldCat includes information from before 1,000 BC to the present with thousands of records containing evaluative content such as tables of contents, cover art, book summaries and notes about the authors. It uses the Library of Congress Subject Headings as its thesaurus. Access here

World History Collection

The World History Collection offers a global look at history with content from Africa, Asia, North and South America, Europe and the Middle East. World History Collection contains cover-to-cover full text for nearly 150 titles, including many peer-reviewed journals. Full text dates as far back as 1964. Access here

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