Databases A-Z

Databases A-Z

Academic Search Elite                                
General Article Database
Full text for over 2,000 journals, including more than 1,550 peer-reviewed titles, covering virtually every area of academic study.

America: History & Life                                                       
History
Definitive index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.

ARTstor                                                                                   
Art
Digital library of approximately 700,000 images in art, architecture, the humanities and social sciences.

Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School Edition
General Reference
This is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 1,290 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, civics and more.

Book Collection Nonfiction: High School Edition
General Reference
This is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 2,440 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, ethnicity, disabilities, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics and more.

Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School Edition
General Reference
This is a rich research database for school and public libraries. It contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 3,100 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, ethnicity, disabilities, technology, biographies, history, science, women, civics and more.

Business Insights: Essentials                            
Business
Source for business, company and industry information. Locate company profiles, periodical articles, financial data, market research as well as up-to-date stock and financial information.

Career Library                                                          
Career
Career guidance, with user interfaces tailored to the differing needs of various users.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text
Health Sciences
Isthe world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 770 journals indexed in CINAHL®. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index with no embargo. CINAHL Plus with Full Text is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing and allied health literature.

Cochrane Library                                                  
Health Sciences
High-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making.  Includes reliable evidence from Cochrane and other systematic reviews, clinical trials, and more.  The world's best medical research studies, recognized as the gold standard in evidence-based health care.

Consumer Health Complete
Health Sciences
This is a comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content. It is designed to support patients' information needs and foster an overall understanding of health-related topics. Consumer Health Complete provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. In addition, Consumer Health Complete includes the Clinical Reference System and the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which provides access to up-to-date, concise and clinically relevant drug monographs. The database is updated on a weekly basis.

Credo Reference                                               
General Reference
A digital library of electronic reference books that allows researchers to find information from authoritative reference resources.  Mainly encylopedias and dictionaries (both general and specialized), with a substantial amount of images of art and maps.  Titles can be individually browsed or searched simultaneously.

Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source
Health Sciences
Dentistry & Oral Science Source covers all facets relating to the areas of dentistry including dental public health, endodontics, facial pain & surgery, odontology, oral & maxillofacial pathology/surgery/radiology, orthodontology, pediatric dentistry, periodontology, and prosthodontics. The database is updated weekly on EBSCOhost.

Discovering Collection                                       
General Reference
Thousands of overview essays, critical analyses, biographies, primary sources, creative works and multimedia elements make it easy for students to research papers and class assignments in five core subject areas: history, literature, biography, science and social studies.

eBook Collection
eBooks
Over 138,000 fiction and non-fiction titles in all subjects and genres.

EBSCOhost                                              
General Article Database
The gateway to the database platform used to access and search 21 indexes and databases from EBSCO.

ECAR
Education
Contains analysis reports of e-learning in higher education.  First time users must click on "login" (upper right corner) to create a profile

Education Full Text                                                        
Education
Indexes, abstracts and full text to nearly 750 periodicals covering all aspects of education.

eHRAF Archaeology                                                   
Archaeology
A cross-cultural database containing information on the world's prehistory and designed to facilitate comparative archaeological studies.

eHRAF World Cultures                                             
Anthropology
A cross-cultural database containing information on all aspects of cultural and social life.  This annually-growing Yale database is unique in that the information is organized into cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text sources are subject-indexed as the paragraph level.

E-Journals
eJournals
Provides article-level access for thousands of e-journals available through EBSCO Subscription Services. For users with a valid subscription, EBSCO's SmartLinks technology provides direct links to publishers' content.

ERIC
Education
ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.

FILMS ON DEMAND
Videos
The leading source of high-quality video and multimedia for academic, vocational and life-skills content. Films Media Group serves the education community through its four brands: Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
General Reference
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

Gale Databases
General Article Database  
The gateway to the database platform used to access and search over 25 databases from Gale.

Gale Virtual Reference Library                          
General Reference
Nearly fifty reference titles (over 240 volumes) covering all subjects and including graphs, charts, illustrations and maps.

Global Issues In Context                                       
Social Sciences
Global perspectives and analysis on issues of international importance, as well as current world events related to these topics.

Global Road Warrior                                                    
Geography
Detailed country reports including cultural, demographic, geographic, political and travel information.  Each nation includes detailed maps.

GreenFILE                                                                         
Science
Well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact on 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.  Indexing and abstracting for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for for more than 4,700 records.

HeritageQuest
History
Historical resources include U.S. federal census records (1790-1940), local and family history records, and other specialized records.

Historical Abstracts                                                              
History
Provides indexing of more than 1,700 academic historic journals that cover the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present.

Hospitality & Tourism Complete
Culinary Arts & Hospitality Management
Covers scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism. This collection contains more than 828,000 records, with coverage dating as far back as 1965. There is full text for more than 490 publications, including periodicals, company & country reports, and books.

JSTOR                                                    
General Article Database
Full text, complete journal collection with titles on a multitude of subjects, including history, economics, archaeology, classics, language, music, art, sociology, multicultural studies, political science, mathematics, conservation, plant science, cell biology and zoology.

Learning Express Library                                                
Career
Test preparation materials to help people of all ages succeed on tests they must pass to further their education or career, improve testing skils, or gain citizenship.  Includes the ACT, ASVAB, Civil Service, Cosmetology, EMS, Firefighter, GED, GMAT, GRE, Law Enforcement, Paramedic, PPST, Real Estate, SAT and TOEFL United States Citizenship, with instant scoring and customized feedback.

LexisNexis Academic                         
Newspaper, Business, Legal
Full text database of news, legal, business and biographical information.

Literature Resource Center                                           
Literature
Full text journal articles, literary criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews on over 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

MAS Ultra - School Edition
General Reference
Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra School Edition also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

MasterFILE Premier
General Article
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. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.

MEDLINE
Health Sciences
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 uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.

Middle English Compendium                          
Literature                      
Access to and interconnectivity between three major Middle English electronic resources: an electronic version of the Middle English Dictionary; a hyper-bibliography of Middle English prose and verse, based on the MED bibliographies; a Corpus of Middle English Prose and Verse; and links to an associated network of electronic resources.

Midde Search Plus
General File
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. Middle Search Plus also contains 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.

Newspaper Source
Newspapers
Provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided.

Nursing Reference Center
Health Sciences
The most recent clinical evidence and reference information on diseases and conditions, skills and procedures, drugs, patient education (sheets are available in multiple languages) and book resources.

Online Periodicals                                                          
eJournals
A wide variety of subjects available by journal and magazine title.

Opposing Viewpoints                                              
Social Sciences
Information on today's hottest social issues, featuring viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full text magazine, academic journal and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images & podcasts and links to websites.

OTC Full Text Journals at Ovid                 
Health Sciences eJournals
28 full text Allied Health and Nursing journals.

Ovid Allied Health and Anatomy                             
Health Sciences
The gateway to the database platform used to access and search Journals@Ovid and Primal Pictures Complete Human Anatomy.

Oxford Music Online                                                              
Music
Cross searching of Grove Music Online, the Encyclopedia of Popular Music, The Oxford Companion to Music and The Oxford Dictionary of Music

Primal Pictures Complete Human Anatomy             
Health Sciences
Complete, detailed and accurate 3D model of human anatomy derived from real human data, this range of software provides over 5,000 3D anatomical structures, clinical slides, dissections, animations and much more.

Professional Development Collection
Education
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. 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.

Rehabilitation Reference Center
Health Sciences
A comprehensive collection of evidence-based information including diseases and conditions, drugs, patient education, exercise images and book resources.

ScienceDirect                                            
Health Sciences & Science
Full text access to health and life sciences journals and reference works published by Elsevier Science.  Covers 1999 to present.

Science Reference Center
Science
This is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full text science-oriented content. This database contains full text for nearly 640 science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, etc. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife.

Search all Journal Citations at Ovid            
Health & Science eJournals
Citations with abstracts to over 2.300 journals in clinical medicine, nursing, behavioral & social sciences, life sciences, physical sciences and engineering, and psychARTICLES.