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Academic Search Elite- a multidisciplinary resource providing full text of over 2,027 journals including 1,581 peer-reviewed titles. Plus, indexing and abstracting for over 3,534 journals.

Access Science- the online Encyclopedia of Science and Technology.

ACS Publications- access to indexing, abstracting, full text for the American Chemical Society journal publications.

Alt HealthWatch- a resource providing full text of over 180 journals and reports. Coverage includes information on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care, wellness, and alternative medicine back to 1984.

American Civil War: Letters Diaries (1861-1865)- a resource containing 2,009 authors and approximately 100,000 pages of diaries, letters and memoirs.

America: History and Life- an indexing resource covering literature on the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Indexes over 1,700 journals with publication dates from 1964 to present.

Annual Reviews- a resource providing authoritiative analytical reviews in thirty focused disciplines with Biomedical, Physical and Social Sciences.

Archive of Americana - Early American Imprints (1639-1800)- a resource of 36,000 works and 2,400,000 images of life in 17th and 18th century America.

Archives Unbound - primary, unpublished archival documents, topically-focused collection on the U.S. Relations with the Vatican and the Holocaust, 1940-1950.

Artstor - a digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences.

ATLAS - American Theological Library Association- index to journal articles, book reviews and collections of essays in all fields of religion. Limited full text available.


Biography Resource Center- resource containing 440,000 concise and in-depth biographies including images and links to full text articles from magazines and newspapers.

Biomedical Reference Collection- resource provides full text of over 100 journals in a variety of areas pertaining to medical study. All titles in this resource are also indexed in Medline.

BioOne- resource contains the full text of high impact bioscience research journals.

Business Source Elite- full text coverage of nearly 1,100 scholarly business, management and economics journals. Including 10,000 company profiles from Datamonitor.


CINAHL Full Text - Clinical Index to Nursing and Allied Health - resource contains indexing for 2,928 nursing journals from 1981 to the present. In addition, full text is available for nearly 600 journals. 

Classical Music Library- resource contains tens of thousands of licensed classical music records.

Cochrane Library Collection- resource on the effects of interventions and evidence to support decisions in health care.

CIAO - Columbia International Affairs Online- resource on theory and research in international affairs.

Consumer Health Complete- full text resource for consumer-oriented health content to support patients' information needs.

CountryWatch- resource provides country specific intelligence for the countries of the world.

CQ Researcher- resource provides in-depth analytical reporting on a wide range of controversial social, economic, political, and environmental issues. 


Early Encounters in North America - Peoples, Cultures, and the Environment- resource contains over 100,000 pages of letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts of early encounters by 1,482 authors.

EBSCO Combined Search Option- search any or all of the following resources at one time: Academic Search Elite, Alt Health Watch, American History & Life, ATLAS, Biomedical Reference Collection, Business Source Elite, CINAHL Full Text, Consumer Health Complete,  ERIC, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, GREENFile, Health Source Consumer Edition, Health Source Nursing Academic Edition, Historical Abstracts, Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts, MasterFile Premier, MEDLINE, Mental Measurements Yearbook, MLA, Newspaper Source, Primary Search, PsycArticles, PsycInfo, Regional Business News, Serials Directory, SportDiscus Full Text, TOPICsearch, Tests in Print, and Teacher Reference Center.

Encyclopedia of Life Sciences- resource contains over 4,300 peer-reviewed articles spanning the discipline of life sciences.

ERIC -Educational Resource Information Center- resource contains indexing/abstracting  to over one million articles and documents. Limited full text available.

Ethnic NewsWatch- resource provides access to full text content of ethnic/minority/native newspapers, magazines, and journals.


Facts on File - Facts.com- reference resources to answer questions about events, issues, statistics and people. World News Digest, Today's Science, and Issues & Controversies.

Films on Demand - web-based digital video delivery service that allows you to view streaming video's from Films Media Group. Content Area: Humanities & Social Sciences Collection, Science Collection, Business & Economics Collection, and Health Collection.

First Search- collection of specialized resources covering a variety of subjects including Arts, Humanities, and Business.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia- resource providing over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.


Gale Virtual Reference Library - a databas of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

GreenFile- a collection of scholarly, government and general titles covering aspects of the human impact to the environment.

GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) - focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues.

Greenwood Press(ebooks) - a collection of over 3,000 academic ebooks in liberal arts and sciences.

Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia


Health Source Consumer Edition- access to a collection of 80 full text consumer health magazines.

Health Source Nursing Academic- collection of articles from over 550 full text journals focusing on a variety of medical disciplines.

Historical Abstracts- indexing/abstracting of more than 1,700 historical journals covering the history of the world from 1450 to the present. (Excludes the United States & Canada - use American History and Life)

History Resource Center: World - comprehensive collection of full-text articles from scholary publications, an arrary of primary sources, images, maps and charts which provide geographic and chronologic research materials for the study of world history. From ancient Europe to Latin America and from the Far East to the Renaissance.


Issues and Controversies(Facts on File) - resource focuses on more than 800 hot topics in business, politics, government, education and popular culture.


JSTOR- multidisciplinary resource providing access to full text journal articles in the areas of Arts & Sciences, Business, Ecology & Botany, Health & General Science, Language & Literature.


LexisNexis Academic- resource provides access to full text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal, and medical publications.

LISTA Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts- indexes over 500 journals in the areas of librarianship, classification, catagloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Literature Resource Center- access to 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 access to Scribner Writers Series Online and Twayne's Authors Online.


Masterfile Premier- multidisciplinary database providing full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications including primary source documents.

Medline- indexing to over 4,800 medical journals containing authoritative information in the disciplines of medicine, nursing, dentistry, and veterinary medicine.

Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMYB)- a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Covers Volume 9 to present.

MLA International Bbibliography- a detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations.


Naxos Music Library- classical music library provides streaming access to more than 27,350 CDs with more than 390,400 tracks.

netlibrary(ebooks) - collection of thousands of ebooks covering a variety of topics.

New York Times (Current)- access to the full text of the New York Times from the most recent edition through the past five years.

New York Times (Historical)- access to the full text backfile of the New York Times beginning in 1851. 

Newspaper Source- full text coverage of 35 national & international newspapers and selective full text coverage for an additional 375 regional U.S. newspapers. Plus, access to some full text television and radio news transcripts.

North American Women's Letters & Diaries (Colonial to 1950)- 150,000 full text pages of diaries and letters detailing the experiences of 1,235 women.


Oxford Art Online- online access to Grove Art, Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art.

Oxford English Dictionary- guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past.

Oxford Music Online- online access to Oxford Dictionary of Music, Grove Music, and Oxford Companion to Music.


Points of View Reference Center- full text database providing a series of essays that present multiple sides of an issue. Over 200 topics, each with an overview, point, and counterpoint.

Polling the Nations- regional and national polls covering a variety of subjects.

Primary Search- full text of more than 70 popular magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles have been assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

Project Muse- access to the full text of over 100 multi-disciplinary scholarly journals.

PsycARTICLES- access over 137,000 full text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles from over 66 journals in the discipline of psychology. 

PsycINFO- resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations in the area of behavioral science and mental health. Over 2.5 million citations from as far back as the early 1800s.


R2 Digital Library (ebooks) - a collection of Medical and Allied Health Reference Books that are aimed toward the disciplines of Physical Therapy, Athletic Training, Nursing, and Respiratory Therapy.. Note: when on-campus create a username and password that can be used anywhere.

Readers Guide Retrospective - provides searching of nearly 100 years of coverage from some 375 U.S. magazines.  Reports of historical events from the perspecive of when they happended. Time span 1890-1982.

Readex WV Newspapers - Charleston Daily Mail, Charleston Gazette, Dominion Post, and Hearld-Dispatch.

Regional Business News- full text coverage for 75 regional business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas in the United States.

Religious & Theological Abstracts- access to summaries of articles appearing in scholarly journals in the fields of Religion and Theology. A variety of periodical literature is covered including Christian, Jewish, and other World religions.


Searchasaurus- providing access to the content in Primary Search, American Heritage Children's Dictionary, and Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia utilizing a search interface for elementary and middle school children. Click on "Teacher Resources" to access the content of Academic Search Elite and ERIC.

Serials Directory- bibliographic information and current pricing for popular serials.

Sport Discus Full Text- access to the full text for over 440 journals in the discipline of sports and sports medicine. Coverage back to 1985.

SYBWorld Online- source of concise information on the history, politics, economics, trade and infrastructure of the countries of the world.


Teacher Reference Center- index/abstracts for over 270 popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines.

Tests in Print- comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language.

Today's Science- explains important developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics, and technology.

TOPICsearch- resource for information on current events in the area of social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics.


U.S. Relations with the Vatican and the Holocaust, 1940-1950 - collection of topically-focused digital historical documents.


World News Digest- archival record of domestic and international news of major political, social, and economic events since November 1940. Includes primary source material.



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