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Academic Search Premier - this multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,500 journals, including full text for more than 3,700 peer-reviewed titles. PDF back files to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles. (EBSCO)
Access Science - the online version of the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology and Yearbooks and the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, and more.
ACS Publications - journals from the American Chemical Society, includes 34 peer reviewed research journals and the premier weekly newsmagazine Chemical & Engineering News. Coverage goes back to 1879 and includes 750,000 articles.
African American Newspapers 1827-1998 - provides access to "approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience." Includes full-text digitization of both 19th- and 20th-century newspapers from 35 different states.
Alex Catalog of Electronic Texts - a collection of public domain and open access documents with a focus on American and English literature as well as Western philosophy. Its purpose is to help facilitate a person’s liberal arts education.
America: History and Life - is the definitive database of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. With selective indexing for 1,700 journals from 1964 to present with full-text coverage of nearly 200 journals and more than 100 books. (EBSCO)
American History in Video - includes commercial and government newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries. Currently contains over 1400 titles, equaling approximately 440 hours.

America's Historical Newspapers Covering newspapers form the States of Colorado, California and Washington. Publication dates currently run from 1852 to 1922.

ArchiveGrid - contains nearly a million descriptions of collections housed in libraries, museums and archives from all over the world. Information is included so that researchers can contact the archives to find out more about the collections or to order copies.
Article First - a general index of articles from nearly 12,500 journals especially the disciplines of business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, science, social sciences and technology. Coverage is from 1990 to present with over 23 million citations that are updated daily. (FS)
ArtStor - 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
ArtIndex - from archeology to video this database provides citations to over 500 leading art publications from around the world. Coverage is from 1984 to present in 749,000 records. Updated weekly. (EBSCO)
ATLA Religion - provides information on topics such as biblical studies, world religions, church history, and religion in social issues. Produced by the American Theological Library Association coverage is from 1949 to present including 1.6 million bibliographic records covering the research literature of religion in over 60 languages. (EBSCO)
Avalon Project - is digital documents relevant to the fields of Law, History, Economics, Politics, Diplomacy and Government produced by the Yale Law School


Bartleby Books Online - literature, reference and verse
Biological Sciences - this interdisciplinary database offers abstracts and citations to a wide range of research in biomedicine, biotechnology, zoology and ecology, and some aspects of agriculture and veterinary science. Supporting over two dozen areas of expertise, it provides access to literature from over 6000 serials, as well as conference proceedings, technical reports, monographs and selected books and patents. Coverage is from 1982 to present in over 4 million records. Updated monthly. (Proquest)
Black Drama, Second Edition - An interdisciplinary database that contains plays (full-text) of more than 1460 plays written by more than 250 playwrights from North America, English-speaking Africa and other African diaspora countries. Period of coverage begins in the mid-19th century through current day. Other ephemera such as playbills, costume designs, and flyers can be found as well. (Alexander Street)
BioOne - a full-text database of research journals in the biosciences, ecology, environmental science and paleontology. (also in Proquest)
Britannica Online - in addition to Britannica's usual articles there is a video collection, atlas, world data analyst, notable quotations and a gateway to the classics.
Business Source Elite - provides full text coverage for nearly 1,100 business publications and economics journals, including nearly 500 peer-reviewed publications. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,750 journals. Also included are detailed company profiles for the world's 10,000 largest companies. Coverage is from 1985 to present. Updated daily. (EBSCO)




CAMIO - stands for "Catalog of Art Museum Images Online." Works of art from prominent museums are displayed in this online collection. The historic and geographic scope is large and the collection continues to grow. (FS)


CINAHL - the authoritative resource for nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers. This database provides indexing for 2,928 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. The database contains more than 1,000,000 records dating back to 1981. (EBSCO)
ClasePeriodica - index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities. Coverage is from 1975 to present providing 455,000 records from over 2700 sources including articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews and brief notes published in journals edited in 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean. (FS)
Conference Papers Index - 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. Updated bimonthly. Coverage of the 2,640,494 records begins in 1982(Proquest)
COE COSMOS 1890-2008 - searchable issues of the college paper from the digital archive.
Communications and Mass-Media Complete- Provides coverage of 820 journals (200 of which only selected content is indexed) in the communication and mass media fields, and provides full-text for more than 500 journals. Coverage for significant titles in the field goes back to the first published issue, as far back as 1915. (EBSCO)
CQ Weekly - in-depth analysis of key issues that CQ is most famous for, plus a comprehensive wrap up of virtually all Hill activity from the previous week. Full text is available and searchable before the magazine goes to press, with archives going back to October 1983. Browse stories from the current issue by topic, on the left side of the CQ Weekly page. Updated between Saturday and Sunday evenings.
Credo Reference - has a wide range of reference books full-text, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, bi-lingual dictionaries, measurement conversions and even a crossword solver.



Directory of Open Access Journals - interdisciplinary This database covers journals that use a funding model that does not charge readers or their institutions for access. These are peer reviewed or otherwise editorially quality controlled


Ebrary - provides access to electronic versions of 43,900 books, reference and includes a growing selection of maps, journals and reports, which may be viewed or checked-out online. All available twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week. Holdings also shown in SML Catalog.

EBooks - contains all the online electronic books cataloged by OCLC member libraries. Over 665,000 books in the database that is updated daily. (FS)

EBooks (EBSCO) - contains online electronic books provided by EBSCO, including those formerly available through NetLibrary. Allows users to search collection using EBSCOhost's interface, or browse by by category (EBSCO)
EBSCOhost - is a multidisciplinary gateway to searching a wide range of subjects in 31 different databases, including an encyclopedia, scholarly and popular periodicals, news sources, information about health, business, education, and medicine.
EconLit - contains citations, with abstracts, to books, working papers and articles in economics journals. Also contains subject indexing to dissertations, collective works and full-text book reviews. Coverage is from 1962 to present and includes 925,000 records from 1200 sources. Updated monthly (Proquest)
EJournals - provides access to electronic journals and full text of articles for journals managed through EBSCOhost® Electronic Journals Service (EJS). Most of these titles are scientific, technological or medical in nature. (EBSCO)
ERIC - the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. The database contains more than 1,282,000 records and links to more than 314,000 full-text documents. Coverage is from 1962 to present and is updated monthly. This link will take you to EBSCO but ERIC is also available in First Search.
EServer - journals Collection includes academic journals and popular magazines. over 400 journals representing a breadth of topics from cartoons, news, literary criticism, theology and web development. Topic areas include culture, literature, communication, humanities, reviews and the arts.





FirstSearch - a multidisciplinary gateway to searching a wide range of subjects in 24 different databases including books held by libraries worldwide, contemporary women's issues, health, education, art, economics, and geography. Two of FS databases are included in the Integrated Search. They are: Article First and ArtIndex.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia - full text of the Encyclopedia includes over 25,000 records. The array of topics includes, biographies and images. Updated annually. (EBSCO)


GPO Monthly Catalog - covers all types of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.). Coverage is from 1976 and includes over 500,000 records. (FS)
Green File - offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.




Handbook of Latin American Studies (HLAS)  - a bibliography on Latin America consisting of works selected and annotated by scholars. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities. Each year, more than 130 academics from around the world choose over 5,000 works for inclusion in the Handbook. Continuously published since 1936, the Handbook offers Latin Americanists an essential guide to available resources. Updated weekly.
Health Source: Nursing Academic Edition - this database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names. (EBSCO)
Health Source: Consumer Edition - this database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source: Consumer Edition provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines. (EBSCO)
HighWire Press (Interdisciplinary) - a division of the Stanford University Libraries, HighWire Press hosts the largest repository of high impact, peer-reviewed content, with 1262 journals and 5,965,377 full text articles from over 140 scholarly publishers. HighWire-hosted publishers have collectively made 1,895,059 articles free. produce 71 of the 200 most-frequently-cited journals.
Historical Abstracts - covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more. This authoritative database provides selective indexing of historical articles from more than 1,800 journals in over 40 languages back to 1955. In addition, this database provides access to the full text of more than 300 journals and more than 150 books. (EBSCO)
The Historical Text Archive - publishes high quality articles, books, essays, documents, historical photos, and links, screened for content, for a broad range of historical subjects. It was founded in 1990 in Mississippi.



Ingenta Connect - free access to over 4 million citations from scholarly journals.



JSTOR - full-text coverage of scholarly journals as far back as 1864. Present coverage can be delayed up to five years. All disciplines from African American Studies to Zoology


Kids Search: Middle & Elementary School - designed especially for youth in grades K-8designed especially for youth in grades K-8. Topics include: news, animals, arts and music, geography, health, language arts, math, science and sports.


LexisNexis Academic - a service providing current world wide news, business, and political and legal information .
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts - indexes more than 500 core journals, more than 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960's. (EBSCO)
Literary Resources from Gale - provides access to records from the Literature Resource Center, Twayne Authors, MLA International Bibliography and Scribner Writers Series. Included are full text and peer reviewed publications.


MasterFile Premier - designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and 164,424 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of 440,207 photos, maps & flags. Updated daily. (EBSCO)
Medline - 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. Coverage from 1989 to current and is updated weekly producing over 6.5 million records. This link is to Proquest but it is also available through First Search.
MLA International Bibliography - Note: See also the link in this list to "Literary Resources from Gale" to search multiple literary databases simulteneously. "The MLA International Bibliography provides a subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics. It is compiled by the staff of the MLA Office of Bibliographic Information Services with the cooperation of more than 100 contributing bibliographers in the United States and abroad."



NewsBank Access World News Research Collection - The most comprehensive collection of full-text newspapers globally, Access World News provides extensive coverage at any level—local, state, regional, national and international. This fully searchable Web-based resource features the vast majority of U.S. newspapers by circulation, along with almost one thousand hard-to-find local and regional titles, the majority of which are unavailable elsewhere. Additionally, Access World News offers searchable news video clips and over a thousand international news sources from scores of countries on six continents, translated into English when written in other languages

NewsBank Access U.S. Broadcast Transcripts - Full-text collection of current and archived broadcast transcripts from many of the top television and radio news shows in the United States. With this specialized resource, libraries can expand the coverage of their NewsBank collection, offering unprecedented depth and breadth for research on many different topics. Local, regional and national perspectives TV and radio broadcasts provide in-depth coverage and unique viewpoints on contemporary and ongoing issues and events. Access U.S. Broadcast Transcripts provides researchers with content from leading sources such as CBS, CNBC, CNN, FOX News, MSNBC, NBC, NPR and others, including full-text transcripts of popular news shows such as “Larry King Live” and “All Things Considered.” It also provides coverage of daily local newscasts from more than 60 metropolitan areas.

Newsbank Acceda Noticias
- This provides Web-based access to the complete electronic editions of more than 20 Spanish-language newspapers published in major U.S. cities from Florida to California. It also includes tens of thousands of current and archived full-text articles from other news sources and complete electronic newspaper editions across Argentina, Brazil, Chile, China, Columbia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru and Spain. With this specialized, value-priced resource, your library can extend the domestic or international news coverage provided in your America's collection. Acceda Noticias can be cross-searched with these collections, and it shares the same user-friendly interface.

NewsBank Access Business
- This Web-based resource consolidates current and archived content from the complete, full-text electronic editions of approximately 200 business and law journals, local and regional business news weeklies and other news sources across North America—most of which are not available in any other database. It extensively covers industries, markets, companies, executives and products to meet the needs of a wide range of patrons.

NewsBank Access Military, Government & Defense
- offers extensive coverage of the Armed Forces and U.S. federal government, as well as military and defense news, issues, strategies, careers and lifestyles, pay and benefits, training, law, equipment, technology and much more. A collection that complements and can be searched with America’s Newspapers, it features full-text content from more than 20 key sources, many of which are exclusive to this collection.

Newspaper Source Plus - provides cover-to-cover full text for 35 national & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are also provided. Coverage from 1995 to present. (EBSCO)
NYTimes - full text of the New York Times from 1851 to 2011.




OAIster - contains digital multidisciplinary resources from open archive collections from more than 1000 contributors worldwide. Including theses, technical reports, research papers, image collections, books, audio files, and data sets. 19 million records updated quarterly. (FS)
Oxford Art - the most extensive, authoritative and easily searchable online art resource. Containing 23,000 subject entries, 21,000 biographies, 500,000 bibliographic citations, 40,000 image links and 5,000 images.
Oxford Music - contains The Oxford Companion to Music (2002), which offers more than 8,000 articles on composers, performers, conductors, individual works, instruments and notation, forms and genres; The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Second Edition, Revised (2006) and also features Colin Larkin's landmark Encyclopedia of Popular Music. The most comprehensive reference work devoted exclusively to popular music, EPM is the authoritative biographical encyclopedia of rock, pop, and jazz artists, covering popular music from 1900 to the present.
OED (Oxford English Dictionary) - is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books .Contains the complete text of the 20-volume Second Edition, first published in 1989, together with its 3-volume Additions Series, published in 1993 (volumes 1 and 2) and 1997 (volume 3). Updated quarterly.



Paper’s First - covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Center. Coverage is from 1993 to present and includes 6.5 million records. Updated semimonthly. (FS)
Philosopher's Index - informative, author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy. The literature covered goes back to 1940 and includes journal articles, books, book chapters such as contributions to an anthology, and book reviews. It monitors over 550 journals from more than 40 countries and is updated quarterly. (Proquest).
Physical Education Index - records are indexed and classified from peer-reviewed journals, report literature, conference proceedings, trade magazines, patents, articles from the popular press, and many other publications. coverage is from 1970 to present. Over 300,000 records are updated monthly (Proquest).
Plant Science - contains citations and abstracts of scientific literature on plant science, focusing on all plant scientific aspects, especially on pathology, symbiosis, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, techniques and environmental biology. Over 250 primary research journals are scanned by specialized scientific editors to add approximately 23,000 titles to the database each year. Coverage from 1994 to present. Updated monthly. (Proquest)
Professional Development Collection - designed for professional educators, 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. This is the most comprehensive and most valuable collection of full text education journals in the world. In addition to full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 700 journals. Coverage from 1965 to present. (EBSCO)
Primary Search - provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990. (EBSCO)
Proceedings - covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Center and contains in each record a list of the papers presented at each conference. Coverage from 1993 to present updated twice weekly. (FS)
Project Muse - provides 100% full-text access to a comprehensive selection of prestigious humanities and social sciences journals. Journals are peer-reviewed, with critically acclaimed articles by the most respected scholars in their fields. MUSE is also the sole source of complete, full-text versions of titles from many of the world's leading university presses and scholarly societies. Coverage 1963 to present.
ProQuest - choose from these databases to search: Biological Sciences, BioOne, Conference Papers Index, ERIC, MEDLINE, Philosophers's Index, Physical Education Index, PILOTS Database, Plant Science, Sociological Abstracts and Toxline.
ProQuest Congressional PublicationsThe ProQuest Congressional service provides users with targeted access to a comprehensive collection of historic and current congressional information. This collection 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. Since Congress is interested in all public policy, social, and economic issues, the database is an effective source for general research in many academic disciplines, in addition to research related to specific legislative proposals and laws.
PsycARTICLES - from the American Psychological Association (APA), is a definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. The database contains more than 140,000 articles from over 60 journals published by the APA, and its imprint the Educational Publishing Foundation (EPF), and from allied organizations including the Canadian Psychology Association and Hogrefe Publishing Group (EBSCO)
PsycINFO - database, American Psychological Association’s (APA) renowned resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. It contains over 2.5 million citations and summaries dating as far back as the early 1800s. Documents indexed include journals, articles, books, dissertations and more. 90% of the 3,000+ titles indexed in PsycINFO are peer-reviewed. (Proquest)
Public Library of Science - is a nonprofit organization of scientists and physicians committed to making the world's scientific and medical literature a public resource. Search the PLoS peer reviewed journals and media or browse by title or subject.



Readers Guide to Periodical Literature - the ultimate index of subjects in the popular press. It presents the richest account of U.S. cultural history. Coverage from 1890 -1982. (EBSCO)
Regional Business News - provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. (EBSCO)
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature - a comprehensive music bibliography featuring citations, abstracts, and indexes. There are currently over 540,000 records in RILM on traditional music, popular music, and classical music, representing disciplines that include musicology, ethnomusicology, pedagogy, psychology, anthropology, sociology and others. All document types and media such as books, conference proceedings (going back to 1835), journal articles, dissertations as well as internet resources, sound recordings and motion pictures are included. RILM also features bilingual abstracts and all non-Roman scripts. (EBSCO) 





ScienceDirect College Edition-Physical Sciences and Engineering Collection - ScienceDirect offers over eight million full-text articles from over 2,000 peer-reviewed journals, as well as a growing range of authoritative books. Back files to 1823. (Full-text is limited to subscription)
SCIRUS - a scientific research tool on the web. With over 450 million scientific items indexed at last count, it allows researchers to search for not only journal content but also scientists' homepages, courseware, pre-print server material, patents and institutional repository and web site information. 
Searchasaurus: Elementary School - visually done for elementary level, topics covered include: art, animals, health, history, people & places, science & math, sports and stories. (EBSCO)
SIRSResearcher - contains over 67,000 records for articles selected from domestic and international newspapers, magazines, journals, and government publications. Subjects covered include: economics, global issues, history, politics, science and
social issues. Coverage is from 1988 to present. Updated monthly. (FS)
Social and Cultural History:Letters & Diaries - contains private writings and personal narratives. The resource is a unique forum that brings together the voices of ordinary men and women from all walks of life with the personal accounts of well-known historical figures. In their own words, people from diverse ethnic and social groups bring vividly to life hundreds of years of history through their perspectives on life, love, faith, politics, business, and countless personal events. Currently includes 96,741 documents in 2,208 books and 432 web sites.
Sociology Collection - provides access to Sociological Abstracts in combination with other databases covering the international literature in sociology and social services, along with related fields. Access provided to abstracts, indexing and full text coverage of journal articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, working papers and more, including deep indexing and full text.(Proquest)
STN Easy - access to CAS chemistry databases.  Only available to Coe users.  Searching can only be done during the following hours:  Monday - Friday, 5 pm - 5 am; Saturday, midnight - 6 pm; Sunday, 8 am - 5 am (Monday).
Student Research: Interdisciplinary, High School/Middle School - search magazines, newspapers, country reports, primary sources, radio and TV transcripts, books and encyclopedias, and biographies.



Teacher Reference Center - provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators. (EBSCO)
TOPICsearch - contains full text for over 60,000 articles from 399 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information. (EBSCO)
TOXLINE - affords access to information in all areas of toxicology, including chemicals and pharmaceuticals, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens. It is a "rolling 5-year" database, consisting of records from the last 5 years plus the current year. Updated weekly. (Proquest)


Vocational and Career Collection - is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public. This collection provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals. (EBSCO)


Women Writers Project Online - from Brown University, WWP is a long-term research project devoted to early modern women's writing and electronic text encoding. Texts by pre-Victorian women writers are brought out of the archive and made accessible online.
World Almanac - includes Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia and four almanacs which includes biographies, encyclopedia entries, facts, statistics. Coverage 1998 to present. Updated Annually. (FS)
WorldCat - all material cataloged by OCLC member libraries including: books, internet resources, manuscripts, musical scores, newspapers, sound recordings,articles, journals and magazines. There are over 179 million records. Updated daily. (FS)


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