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Most of these databases are available either on or off campus. Databases that are not available off campus are indicated with . Databases that are only available in the library are indicated with .

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Academic OneFile Gale InfoTrac NEW
Formerly Expanded Academic ASAP, it provides peer-reviewed, full-text articles from journals and reference sources with extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Updated daily.

Academic Search Premier
EBSCOhost
Academic Search Premier provides full text for more than 4,500 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.
AccuNet/AP Multimedia Archive AccuNet
Photos of significant news events, political leaders, historical figures, and celebrities on the state, regional, national, and international levels dating back to 1840.
Alt-HealthWatch (Alternative Health Watch) EBSCOhost
This alternative health database provides full text for more than 140 publications in the collection, including full text for many peer-reviewed journals. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990.
Alt-Press Watch (APW) ProQuest
A full text database comprised of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press.

ATLA Religion Database Ovid
An international database produced by the American Theological Library Association (ATLA), covering topics such as Biblical studies, world religions, Church history, and religious perspectives on social issues. The international database consists of more than 1,100,000 records covering the research literature of religion in over 30 languages from 1,400 international journals and 14,000 multi-author works in and related to the field of religion. RDB includes a full range of index citations to journal articles, essays in multi-author works, and book reviews from Religion Index One (RIO), Religion Index Two (RIT), and Index to Book Reviews in Religion (IBRR). The full file covers data from 1949 to the present.
 
America: History and Life EBSCOHost
Abstracted bibliographic references to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present. Covers over 2,000 journals published worldwide including state and local history journals. Includes approximately 6,000 citations of book and media reviews as well as abstracts of dissertations. Every year approximately 16,000 new entries are added.
American Chemical Society Journals ACS
Full text of most titles published by the American Chemical Society from 1879 to the current ACS Web Editions.
 
ARTstor Andrew W. Mellon Foundation NEW
ARTstor is a digital library of approximately 700,000 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.

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Business and Company ASAP Gale InfoTrac
Providing researchers with information on companies, markets and industries. From market trends, mergers and acquisitions to current management theory and company overviews. Access business and trade journals, newspapers and company directory profiles with full text and images.

Business and Company Resource Center
Gale InfoTrac via NOVEL
Search for company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information.
Business Source Premier EBSCOhost
Business Source Premier provides full text for nearly 8,350 scholarly business journals and other sources, including full text for more than 1,100 scholarly business publications. Coverage includes virtually all subject areas related to business. This database provides full text (PDF) for more than 350 of the top scholarly journals dating as far back as 1922. This database is updated on a daily basis via EBSCOhost.

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Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
CSA's Internet Database Service provides access to more than 50 databases covering major areas of research, including materials science, environmental sciences and pollution management, biological sciences, aquatic sciences and fisheries, biotechnology, engineering, computer science, sociology, art history, and linguistics.
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) NEW
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) is a comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. It publishes a wide range of scholarship from 1991 onward that includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs.
The Conference Board NEW
This Full-Text database provides access to the Conference Board’s library of research reports. The Conference Board is a not-for-profit organization which conducts and publishes Business Management and Global Economics research. Topics covered include business forecasts, human resources, marketing, operations, taxation, outsourcing, and more. Economic materials include US and Global economic indicators, as well as analysis and forecasts of regional, national, and international economic conditions.
Conference Paper Index CSA NEW
Provides citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world. Subject emphasis since 1995 has been in the life sciences, environmental sciences and the aquatic sciences, while older material also covers physics, engineering and materials science. Records include complete ordering information to obtain preprints, abstracts, proceedings and other publications derived from the conference, together with title and author information needed to track the specific papers.

Country Commerce and Country Finance EIU See also Economist Intelligence Unit
Published by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), these business guides provide a comprehensive range of intelligence on operating conditions and practices, financial opportunities, commercial laws and regulations, and much more on over 47 countries. Coverage of the latest e-commerce issues is also provided.
Credo Reference (formerly Xreferplus) NEW
Provides access to over 250 reference books from 50 publishers that cover topics including art, medicine, history, technology, science, law, literature, quotations, business, and social sciences. It contains a total of over 2 million entries, includeing 180,000 audio pronunciation files; 66,000 art, science, & medical images; and 90,000 atlas images of places and geographic features, as well as customizable, exportable data tables from the US Census & other sources. Entries also provide cross-reference links ("xreferences") to related entries from other books and publishers across the entire collection.
Custom Newspapers Gale InfoTrac
Search a collection of 500 newspapers, both national and international.

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Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) DOAJ NEW
Covers free, full text, scientific and scholarly journals in all subjects and languages.

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ebrary
Currently offers over 20,000 full-text books, sheet music titles, maps, reports, and other authoritative documents from more than 180 leading academic, trade, and professional publishers. The collections are particularly strong in health sciences, business, economics, computers, technology, education, history, biography, classics, and selected social & behavioral sciences. Publishers include The McGraw-Hill Companies, Random House, Penguin Classics, Taylor & Francis, Yale University Press, John Wiley & Sons, Greenwood, and more. Note: to use ebrary, you must first download and install the ebrary Reader on your computer. Please click here for on campus access if you experience difficulty with the main url.
EbscoHost Electronic Journals Service (EJS)
EbscoHost EJS is an e-journal manager and is used to access electronic journal subscriptions at the Long Island University Brooklyn Campus. Many of the same electronic titles and most of the pre-1996 issues can be found on the fourth floor in Periodicals Department.

EBSCOhost Research Databases
A variety of ready reference sources from various databases including MagillonLiterature, MasterFile Select, Primary Search, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, EBSCO Animals, TOPICsearch, MLA International Bibliography, MAL Directory of Periodicals. and Health Source - Consumer Edition.
Ecology Abstracts CSA
Ecologists will find in this journal the essence of current ecology research across a wide range of disciplines, reflecting recent advances in light of growing evidence regarding global environmental change and destruction. Ecology Abstracts focuses on how organisms of all kinds - microbes, plants, and animals - interact with their environments and with other organisms. Included are relevant papers on evolutionary biology, economics, and systems analysis as they relate to ecosystems or the environment.
Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) EIU See also Country Commerce and Country Finance
Published by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), these business guides provide a comprehensive range of intelligence on operating conditions and practices, financial opportunities, commercial laws and regulations, and much more on over 47 countries. Coverage of the latest e-commerce issues is also provided.
Education Full Text WilsonWeb NEW
A bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts articles of at least one column in length from English-language periodicals and yearbooks published in the United States and elsewhere. English-language books relating to education published in 1995 or later are also indexed. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Abstracts range from 50 to 300 words and describe the content and scope of the source documents. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996.

Education Research Complete EBSCOhost NEW
An online resource for education research. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,500 journals, as well as full text for more than 750 journals, and includes full text for more than 100 books and monographs, and for numerous education-related conference papers.

Emerald Fulltext
Emerald Insight NEW
Provides full text access to almost 150 journals. Emphasis is on business, technology, and library & information science, but some coverage is also given to education, health, science, public policy, and criminal justice. Journals can be browsed issue by issue or searched by keyword.
Environmental Sciences and Pollution Mgmt CSA
This multidisciplinary database, provides unparalleled and comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences. Abstracts and citations are drawn from over 6000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.

ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) CSA
Abstracts indexed in Resources in Education (RIE), an index of education documents collected by the National Education Information Network, and Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE), which indexes professional journals in education and related fields. (ERIC Documents from 1990 to present are available on microfiche at the periodicals Desk. on the 4th floor)
Ethnic NewsWatch ProQuest
Full-text articles from magazines, journals, and newspapers of the ethnic, minority, and Native American Press.
Expanded Academic ASAP Gale InfoTrac
Interdisciplinary database covering content from the arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology. General subject database containing citations, abstracts, and full text articles from magazines, journals, and newspapers. Coverage dates back to 1980.

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Film & TV Literature Index with Full Text EBSCOhost NEW
An online tool for film and television research. It is a comprehensive bibliographic and full text database covering the entire spectrum of television and film. Subject coverage includes film & television theory, preservation and restoration, writing, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews. The database has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes film scholars, college students, and general viewers.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia EBSCOhost
Provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas. The database contains various images and offers brief biographies. This database is updated annually.

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Gale Databases Gale InfoTrac
Consists of Business and Company Resources, Expanded Academic ASAP, General Business File ASAP, National Newspaper Index, History Resource Center: US, Literature Resource Center - LRC, InfoTrac OneFile and Modern Language Association (MLA) International Bibliographic on InfoTrac. See individual annotations for details.
Gale Databases Gale InfoTrac via NOVEL (a statewide virtual library provided free to the public by the New York State Library)
Consists of Health Reference Center Academic, Business and Company Resources, Junior Edition - K12, The Twayne Authors Series, Informe, Custom Newspapers, New York State Newspapers, National Newspaper Index, Health and Welness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module and Gale Virtual Refernce Library. See individual annotations for details.

Gale Literary Index
Gale
Indexes the literary criticism and biography sets published by Gale Research including: Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Nineteenth Century Literature Criticism, Literature Criticism 1400-1800, Poetry Criticism, Black Literature Criticism, and more. These books can be found in the Reference Collection.
Gale Virtual Reference Library Gale InfoTrac via NOVEL
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Included in this collection are works covering Public Relations, Psychology, Medicine, Literature and more.

GenderWatch ProQuest
Full-text articles from magazines, journals, newspapers and other sources devoted to women's issues throughout the disciplines. Coverage dates back to the 1970s.
General Business File ASAP Gale InfoTrac
Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full text and images available. Indexes articles on finance, acquisitions and mergers, international trade, money management, new technologies and products, local and regional business trends, investments, and banking going back to 1980. Many of the articles are full text.
General Science Collection EBSCOhost
Provides information on all aspects of the scientific world, including the observation, description, identification, and experimental investigation of phenomena, as well as the application of science to industrial or commercial objectives. Offers full text coverage of more than 60 of the most popular science publications as well as the encyclopedia, Great Scientific Achievements of the Twentieth Century.

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Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module Gale InfoTrac via NOVEL NEW
Use this Resource Center to find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, and information on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, Prescription Drugs, Herbal remedies, and alternative or complementary treatments, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.

Health and Safety Science Abstracts CSA
This database provides a comprehensive, timely survey of recent work relating to public health, safety, and industrial hygiene. Cited studies are geared to help individuals identify, evaluate, and eliminate or control risks and hazards across the spectrum of environmental and occupational situations. The database provides the latest perspectives on topics of widespread concern such as aviation and aerospace safety, environmental safety, nuclear safety, medical safety occupational safety, and ergonomics. Health and safety related aspects of pollution, waste disposal, radiation, pesticides, epidemics - and countless other phenomena having the potential to threaten the public, the environment, or the workplace itself - are reported here. Drawing on government reports as well as journal articles, conference proceedings, books, and other publications, Health and Safety Science Abstracts synthesizes the most important new developments in safety science and human factors research.
Health Reference Center Academic Gale InfoTrac via NOVEL
Citations and full-text from reference books and periodicals on subjects including fitness, pregnancy, medicine, nutrition, diseases, public health, occupational health and safety, alcohol and drug abuse, HMOs, and prescription drugs.
Historical Abstracts EBSCO
Annotated references to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada). Currently over 2,000 journals published throughout the world are covered as well as approximately 3,000 citations to useful historical books and citations to abstracts of dissertations. Every year over 20,000 new citations are added.
History Resource Center: US Gale InfoTrac
Provides access to historical (primary) documents, more then 30,000 reference articles, and over 65 full-text journal covering themes, events, individuals and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present. The material also includes access to the citations for over 180 additional history journals from the Institute for Scientific Information's Arts and Humanities Citation Index.
History Resource Center: World Gale InfoTrac
A comprehensive collection of reference, full-text articles from leading scholarly publications, primary sources, and images, maps and charts which provide expansive geographic and chronlogic research materials for the study of world history. From ancient Europe to Latin America and from the Far East to the Renaissance, world history curricula is supported with over 1,800 primary sources, over 27 reference titles and more than 110 journals.

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Informe 1994- Gale Info Trac
Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.
InfoTrac Nursing and Allied Health Collection Gale/InfoTrac NEW
Provides the full text of over 300 journals, magazines, and newsletters.

InfoTrac OneFile
Gale InfoTrac
A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.
International Political Science Abstracts EBSCOhost NEW
International Political Science Abstracts (IPSA), produced by the International Political Science Association, includes current indexing and abstracts of the world's leading journals in political science. This database covers nearly 900 journals published from 1989 to the present.
ISI Web of Knowledge Thomson Scientific NEW Now Remotely Accessible
Includes Journal Citation Reports® on the Web: Science Edition 2005, Journal Citation Reports® Social Sciences Edition 2005, Medline®: 1950 - present, Web of Science: Science Citation Index Expanded (1996-present) and Web of Science: Social Sciences Citation Index (1996-present).

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Journal Citation Reports: Science Edition (2005) ISI Web of Knowledge NEW Now Remotely Accessible
Journal Citation Reports®, a Web-based research tool that allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals from more than 3,300 publishers in over 60 countries. Journal Citation Reports Science Edition contains data from over 5,900 journals in science and technology.

Journal Citation Reports: Social Science Edition (2005) ISI Web of Knowledge NEW Now Remotely Accessible
Journal Citation Reports®, a Web-based research tool that allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals from more than 3,300 publishers in over 60 countries. Journal Citation Reports Social Science Edition contains contains data from over 1,700 journals in the social sciences.


JSTOR
NEW
Provides access to long runs of backfiles of scholarly journals, making complete archives of full text available and searchable over the World Wide Web. Coverage begins with the very first issues, many of which date from the 1800s, and extends to a "moving wall" of 2 to 5 years prior to the most recently published issue. Includes 239 journals in economics, history, political science, sociology, ecology, mathematics, statistics, archaeology, classics, and Asian, African, Slavic, Latin American, and Middle Eastern studies, as well as in other key fields in the humanities and social sciences. Please click here for on campus access if you experience difficulty with the main url.

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LexisNexis Academic Universe LexisNexis
Wide-ranging database of news, legal, and business information. Includes full text articles and information from magazines, newspapers, journals, directories, and financial reports. Access company profiles, medical and health topics, state and country profiles, state and federal case law, and much more.

LexisNexis Congressional Universe
LexisNexis NEW
A collection of historic and current congressional information. Includes the full text of congressional publications, finding aids, a bill tracking service, and the full text of public laws and other research materials to enable both novice and experienced researchers to complete many types of research projects using a single, user-friendly interface.
Library and Information Science Abstracts (LISA) CSA
An international abstracting and indexing tool designed for library professionals and other information specialists. LISA currently abstracts over 440 periodicals from more than 68 countries and in more than 20 different languages.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) CSA NEW
CSA Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA) assists both generalists and specialists in keeping abreast of cutting-edge developments in disciplines concerned with the nature and use of language. The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Complete coverage is also given to various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.
Literature Resource Center -LRC Gale InfoTrac
Access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. Combining Gale Group's core literary databases in a single online service, the Literature Resource Center covers more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and other writers, with coverage of 2,500 of the most-studied authors.

Literature Online (LION) ProQuest-Chadwyck NEW
Contains the full text of over 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama, prose fiction, and literary theory produced from the tenth century to the present day (including works from Canada, Ireland, Australia, New Zealand, Africa, India, and the Caribbean), as well as the King James Bible.
 
 

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MagillOnLiterature Plus EBSCOhost
MagillOnLiterature is the premier literary database Produced by Salem Press, combining MagillOnLiterature and MagillOnAuthors. This database includes all the literary works, reviewed critical analyses and brief plot summaries that are included in MagillOnLiterature, as well as all the biographies and author essays included in MagillOnAuthors.

MasterFILE Select EBSCOhost
Provides full text coverage for nearly 800 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and more. Features reference and travel books including the World Almanac & Book of Facts 2001; American Heritage Dictionary, 4th Edition, 96,600 biographies, 76,000 primary source documents and an Image Collection of 116,000 photos, maps, and flags.
MEDLINE CSA
MEDLINE on this service contains over 4 million citations and abstracts (1993 - Current), providing unparalleled access to worldwide biomedical literature. The database contains a broad range of medical topics relating to research, clinical practice, administration, policy issues, and health care services. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE contains all records published in Index Medicus and since 2002, most citations previously included in separate NLM specialty databases such as SPACELINE and HISTLINE.
MEDLINE EBSCOhost NEW
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.
MEDLINE: PubMed National Library of Medicine
The National Library of Medicine's index of journals, books, papers, conference proceedings. Covers the world's biomedical literature. In addition to the bibliographic citation, abstracts are included, as well as links to related articles and, when available, to molecular sequence databases and full-text articles. Updated weekly.
MEDLINE ISI Web of Knowledge NEW
MEDLINE is the premier database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM). In ISI Web of Knowledge, MEDLINE includes records from OLDMEDLINE, which covers the biomedical literature from 1950-1965. These records lack some of the detailed indexing evident in MEDLINE records. Literature coverage in MEDLINE is 1966-present. It also provides the option to include in-process records.
MLA International Bibliography ProQuest-Chadwyck NEW
The MLA International Bibliography is an index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics which has been compiled by the Modern Language Association of America since 1926. The electronic version includes the Bibliography's entire print run, and currently contains more than 2 million records. In addition, the MLA Directory of Periodicals gives full information on over 7,100 journals and book series.

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National Newspaper Index Gale InfoTrac
Provides access to the indexing of America's top five newspapers in one search: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post.
National Newspapers ProQuest
Citations and abstracts to articles from national newspapers in the United States going back to 1995. Includes full-text articles, citations, and abstracts.
Naxos Music Library Naxos
Provides access to over 90,000 music files from more than 6,200 CDs with almost 7,000 composers represented. Includes practically all standard repertoire, a wide range of rare repertoire, jazz, world music, and more from the complete Naxos, Marco Polo and Da Capo catalogues, with titles from the leading independent labels being continually added. Most recordings come with scholarly notes that have been written by respected musicologists. Additional text content includes the lives and works of the greatest composers; history and explanations of classical music and instruments; history, explanations, synopses, and libretti of operas; glossaries, and pronunciation guide. Music can be searched by genre, composer, country, title, period, year of composition, instrument, music category, name of artist/performing group, or a combination of these criteria. Faculty can create and edit playlists that can be made available to students.

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Ovid Journals (Ovid) NEW
It provides access to American Journal of Occupational Therapy and the Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Nursing & Health Professions Premier Collection.
 

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Philosopher's Index EBSCOhost
Provides indexing and abstracts from books and journals of philosophy and related fields, including ethics, aesthetics, social philosophy, political philosophy, epistemology, and metaphysic logic, philosophy of law, religion, science, history, education, and language. Covers 1940 to the present.
PILOTS (Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress) CSA NEW
A bibliographic database, produced at the headquarters of the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in White River Junction, Vermont. It is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations, and to offer both current and retrospective coverage. Covers 1871 to the present.

Pollution Abstracts Cambridge Scientific Abstracts
This database provides fast access to the environmental information necessary to resolve day-to-day problems, ensure ongoing compliance, and handle emergency situations more effectively. Pollution Abstracts combines information on scientific research and government policies in a single resource. Topics of growing concern are extensively covered from the standpoints of atmosphere, emissions, mathematical models, effects on people and animals, and environmental action in response to global pollution issues. To ensure comprehensive coverage, material from conference proceedings and hard-to-find documents has been summarized along with information from primary journals in the field.
Primary Search EBSCOhost
Provides full text for more than 60 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. This database is updated daily on EBSCOhost.
ProQuest Databases ProQuest
Includes ABI/INFORM Global, Accounting & Tax, American Medical Association, Ethnic NewsWatch, GenderWatch, ProQuest Newspapers, and Research Library.
ProQuest Health Management ProQuest
Provides full-text information from publications covering health administration, including public health and safety, hospitals, finance, personnel management, insurance, population studies, labor relations and law.

ProQuest Newspapers
ProQuest
Provides searchable access to all of Proquest's newspaper holdings both academic and educational. Includes full text articles.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers Atlanta Constitution (1868 - 1939) (ProQuest) NEW
ProQuest Historical Newspapers Los Angeles Times (1881 - 1986) 
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ProQuest Historical Newspapers The New York Times (1851 - 2004) (ProQuest) NEW
ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Wall Street Journal (1889 - 1990) 
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ProQuest Historical Newspapers The Washington Post (1877 - 1991) 
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PsycINFO EBSCOhost NEW
PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association (APA), contains nearly 2.3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s. 97 percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed. The database also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law and others. Journal covers 1887 to present, includes international material selected from more than 2,100 periodicals in more than 25 languages.

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RefWorks
Refworks is a tool you can use to quickly and efficiently create your bibliographies. It allows the user to create and save citations from various sources, format manuscripts and turn them into bibliographies in any style (MLA, APA, Chicago, etc.). Use the online tutorial or see a librarian for help with this product.
Research Library ProQuest
Search for coverage of a broad range of subjects including arts, business, children, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, and women's interests.

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SAGE Journals Online SAGE Publications
The Journal Publisher SAGE’s online interface which offers users full text subscription journal content in the Education, Health Sciences and Psychology.

Science Reference Center NEW EBSCOhost
Provides access to full text science-oriented content, including 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. It also provides teachers and librarians with articles correlated to state and national curriculum standards.

ScienceDirect
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Collection of full-text journals covering science, medicine, technology, business, social sciences, and more.
Serials Solutions Serials Solutions
Use Serials Solutions to determine if a periodical is available in full-text format in one of the University's subscription databases by simply typing the journal title in the search box and clicking search.

Serials Solutions 360 Search (Federated Search) Serials Solutions NEW
360 Search is a federated search engine for searching across the library's electronic resources. 360 Search allows you to search multiple databases for articles and ebooks all at once. You may also search multiple databases by subject.

Social Services Abstracts
CSA
CSA Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,500 serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book reviews.
Social Work Abstracts EBSCOhost NEW
Offers extensive coverage of more than 450 social work and human services journals dating back to 1977. Produced by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the database provides citations and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems.
Sociological Abstracts CSA
CSA Sociological Abstracts abstracts and indexes the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,700 serials publications, and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers. Records added after 1974 contain in-depth and nonevaluative abstracts of journal articles.

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Teacher Reference Center EBSCOhost NEW
Offered free from Ebsco, this database provides indexing and abstracts for over 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books. Covers key education topics such as assessment, continuing education, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, instructional media, language arts, literacy standards, science, mathematics, and more.
TOPICsearch EBSCOhost NEW
This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today’s classrooms. TOPICsearch contains full text for over 92,700 articles from more than 2,500 diverse sources, including more than 1,550 full text periodicals.

Treasures from the Film Archives WebSPIRS
Information on 21,000 silent film holdings throughout the world.  Designed as a tool to aid preservationists, the database contains basic credit information.

Twayne's Author Series - Twayne World, English and U.S. Authors
Gale InfoTrac via NOVEL
Twayne World, US, and English Authors each contains the full text of 200 frequently used Twayne Literary Masters books on individual World, US, or English authors, for a total of 600 individual full-text titles.

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Web of Knowledge Thomson Scientific NEW Now Remotely Accessible
ISI Web of Knowledge provides access to high quality, diversified scholarly information in the sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities, as well as search and analysis tools that enhance this content. It includes Web of Science Science Citation Index Expanded, Web of Science Social Science Citation Index, Journal Citation Reports Science Edition, Journal Citation Reports Social Sicence Edition and MEDLINE.

Web of Science: Science Citation Index Expanded ISI Web of Science
NEW Now Remotely Accessible
A multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the sciences. It fully indexes 5,900 major journals across 150 scientific disciplines—that's 2,100 more journals than the print and CD-ROM versions of the SCI. The Science Citation Index Expanded includes all cited references captured from indexed articles. In addition, the Science Citation Index Expanded provides access to current information and retrospective data from 1900 to the present. (Note that you may not have access to all data years.) It adds an average of 19,000 new records per week and includes approximately 423,000 new cited references per week.

Web of Science: Social Science Citation Index ISI Web of Science NEW Now Remotely Accessible
A multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences. It fully indexes more than 1,725 journals across 50 social sciences disciplines, and it indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 3,300 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals. In addition, the Social Sciences Citation Index provides access to current information and retrospective data from 1956 forward. (Note that you may not have access to all data years.) It adds an average of 2,900 new records per week and includes approximately 60,000 new cited references per week.
WilsonWeb WilsonWeb NEW
WilsonWeb, the HW Wilson Information Retrieval System for the Internet, is a comprehensive search tool that simplifies access to information stored in databases, including Art Abstracts, Education Full Text and Library Literature & Information Science Full Text.

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Xreferplus (now called Credo Reference) NEW See also Credo Reference (formerly Xreferplus)
Provides access to over 250 reference books from 50 publishers that cover topics including art, medicine, history, technology, science, law, literature, quotations, business, and social sciences. It contains a total of over 2 million entries, includeing 180,000 audio pronunciation files; 66,000 art, science, & medical images; and 90,000 atlas images of places and geographic features, as well as customizable, exportable data tables from the US Census & other sources. Entries also provide cross-reference links ("xreferences") to related entries from other books and publishers across the entire collection.

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Database descriptions adapted from vendor websites.

 
Created by P. Tremblay & I. Wang 2/08
Last updated by I. Wang 5/10
 
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