Library Research Databases

Library Research Databases

Off campus database access is restricted to Mission College students, faculty, and staff. In order to access databases from off campus, you will need your Mission College I.D. number.

To locate databases containing a specific newspaper, magazine, or journal title, refer to The Complete List of Full Text Periodicals.

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Databases by Subject

General (All Topics)

Academic Search Complete
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles.

Ethnic Newswatch
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles from minority and ethnic publications.

Expanded Academic ASAP
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles.

General OneFile
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles.

Global Issues in Context
Offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics and global events.

MasterFile Complete
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles.

Pop Culture Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture.

EBSCOhost Combined
Allows you to search more than one EBSCOhost database at the same time.

Gale Access
Allows you to search more than one Gale database at the same time.

Scholarly journals only

Academic OneFile
Peer-reviewed full-text scholarly content.

Magazines only

Popular Magazines
Provides access to the most searched magazines across the InfoTrac products.

Newspapers only

Newspaper Source Plus
Contains comprehensive full-text for major newspapers.

Newsstand
Contains comprehensive full-text for major newspapers.

New York Times
Registration required for access to articles, videos, blogs, features, interviews, etc.

Business and Communications

Business Collection
Provides coverage of all business disciplines.

Business Economics & Theory Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics and related fields.

Business Insights: Global
A unique source for international business intelligence offering the most comprehensive and convenient way to find case studies, in-depth statistical data coupled with deep research, and the ability to compare global economies, countries and industries.

Business Source Elite
Provides coverage of all business disciplines. Includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analysis.

Communications & Mass Media Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines focusing on all aspects of the communications field.

Computer Database
Provides access to leading business and technical publications in the computer, telecommunications, and electronics industries.

Regional Business News
Provides full text for nearly 100 regional U.S. and Canadian business publications.

Small Business Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines perfect for both business school students and entrepreneurs. The database offers content that includes insights, tips, strategies and success stories.

Creation Citation Tool

NoodleTools
NoodleTools helps you easily create bibliographic citations for the sources you use in your research papers.

Diversity

Alt-PressWatch
Showcases unique, independent voices from some of our nation’s most respected and cited grassroots newspapers, magazines, and journals.

Black Studies in Video
Includes award-winning documentaries, newsreels, interviews and archival footage surveying the evolution of black culture in the United States.

Diversity Studies Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that explore cultural differences, contributions, and influences in the global community.

Ethnic Newswatch
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles from minority and ethnic publications.

Gender Studies Collection
Provides balanced coverage of this significant aspect of culture and society.

GenderWatch
Enhances gender and women's studies, and gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) research by providing authoritative perspectives from 1970 to present.

Salem History: Countries, Peoples, and Culture
Offers insight into the social, cultural, economic, historical, and religious practices and beliefs of counties.

World Scholar: Latin America And The Caribbean Regional
An archive of digitized primary documents focus on the history of Latin America and the Caribbean back to the early 1800s through the contemporary period sourced from collections in the U.S. and abroad. The archive and portal serve as both integrated and standalone resources.

English Language Learners

MAS Ultra - School Edition
This database contains full text for nearly 500 popular magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

Explora
Supports student research with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality

Student Resources In Context
An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a wide array of subjects.

Environment

Environmental Studies & Policy Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and other reference sources covering environmental issues and policies. The database includes diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policymakers, and corporate interests.

GreenFILE
A collection of scholarly, government, and general interest periodicals that include content about the environmental effects of individuals, corporations, and local /national governments and what can be done on each level to minimize the negative impact.

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

Films & eBooks

Black Studies in Video
Includes award-winning documentaries, newsreels, interviews and archival footage surveying the evolution of black culture in the United States.

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
Search and view full text books online across a variety of topics.

Feature Films in Education
Provides 24/7 access to streaming feature films across a variety of topics

Films on Demand
Provides 24/7 access to streaming videos across a variety of topics.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes a wide variety of full-text interdisciplinary content on virtually any subject area.

O'Reilly Safari Books Online
Includes tech and business ebooks from more than 250 publishers along with videos, case studies, exclusive O’Reilly-produced content from world-renowned innovators and corporate leaders, expert-curated learning paths and self-assessments.

ProQuest Ebook Central
Search and view full text books online across a variety of topics.

Salem Literature & History eBooks
Includes full-text literature and history ebooks.

SpringerLink eBook Collection
An integrated database for journals, books, protocols, eReferences, and book series published by Springer. Note that online (full text) access is not available for all publications.

Health & Nursing

AHFS Consumer Medication Information
Includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers. This content is updated monthly. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text
Complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association.

Health & Wellness Resource Center
Offers access to thousands of full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and more.

Health Reference Center Academic
Provides access to medical and professional periodicals, health and fitness magazines, and reference books and pamphlets. The database is designed for both nursing and allied health students as well as consumer health researchers.

Health Source: Consumer Edition
Provides full text access to nearly 80 consumer health magazines and almost 130 health reference books, plus current, health-related pamphlets. Also contains more than 9,900 Clinical Reference Systems reports (in English and Spanish); the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide; and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health. In addition, this database includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

Medline
Created by the National Library of Medicine. Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

Nursing & Allied Health Collection
Provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration.

Nursing Resource Center
Designed for nursing students, the Nursing Resource Center brings together in an easy-to-use interface disease and drug overviews, care plans, relevant journal results and animated anatomy and physiology diagrams to complement the core encyclopedia texts.

OVID
Full text access to the following five journals: American Journal of Nursing, Home Healthcare Nurse, Nursing, Nursing Critical Care, and Nursing Made Incredible Easy!

Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines covering the fields of fitness and sports. The database offers a wide spectrum of information, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research, and more.

History

America: History and Life
Covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Strong English-language journal coverage is balanced by an international perspective on topics and events.

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
EBSCO Publishing, in cooperation with the John Carter Brown Library, has created this resource from “European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750,” the authoritative bibliography that is well-known and respected by scholars worldwide. The database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.

Military & Government Collection
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

Military and Intelligence Database
Provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and reports covering all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs.

Salem History: Countries, Peoples, and Culture
Offers insight into the social, cultural, economic, historical, and religious practices and beliefs of counties.

Salem History: Primary Documents
Includes the full-text of milestone and defining documents in American History. Each document is accompanied by an analytical essay.

US History Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers.

US History in Context
Offers contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in US History. It merges authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

War & Terrorism Collection
Offers balanced coverage of both historic and contemporary topics in the fields of war and terrorism.

World History in Context
Offers contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History. It merges authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Law

Criminal Justice Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture. The database offers useful information for researchers in social science, history, art or liberal arts courses.

LegalTrac
Provides indexing and selective full-text for all major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals and legal newspapers. The database offers coverage of federal and state cases, laws and regulations, legal practice and taxation, as well as British Commonwealth, European Union, and international law.

Literature & Art

ARTstor
Image database covering many time periods and cultures. Documents the fields of architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design, as well as many other forms of visual culture.

Biography in Context
Contextual information on the world's most influential people. Search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Fine Arts & Music Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that support research in areas including drama, music, art history, and filmmaking. The database emphasizes full-text content for publications included in the Wilson Art Index and RILM bibliography.

Gale Literary Sources (formerly Artemis)
Provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. Features an expansive collection of author biographies, plot summaries, work overviews, and critical essays from leading publishers, literary reference books & monographs.

LitFinder
Provides access to literary works and authors throughout history and includes more than 150,000 full-text poems and 800,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays. The database also includes secondary materials like biographies, images, and more.

Salem Literature
Includes the complete content of the printed collection, Critical Survey of Short Fiction, Masterplots, 4th edition, and selected volumes of the printed collection, Critical Insights.

Political Science

JSTOR – Political Science & Sociology Discipline Package
A collection of academic journal articles. Includes the following JSTOR archived collections: Political Science & Sociology. Articles are at least one year old.

Pro/Con

CQ Researcher
Offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy.

Facts on File Issues & Controversies
Combines authoritative factual analysis with clear explanations of opposing points of view for current and historical events.

Global Issues in Context
Offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics and global events.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

Professional Educator

Educators Reference Complete
Provides access to academic journals, reports, and many premier reference sources in the field of education.

ERIC
From the Education Resource Information Center. Provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. Links to more than 323,000 full-text documents.

Information Science & Library Issues Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and trade publications essential for information professionals and other knowledge workers.

Psychology & Philosophy

Psychology and Behavior Science Collection
Covers information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.

Psychology Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines that cover the study of emotions, personality, and the human mind.

Religion & Philosophy Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines of interest to both researchers and general users. The database offers balanced content that covers topics across a wide range of philosophies and religions.

Reference

Biography in Context
Contextual information on the world's most influential people. Search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Britannica Moderna ( formerly Spanish Reference Center)
Spanish Language encyclopedia

CountryWatch
Includes the CountryReviews™, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information; the CountryWire™ , which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers; and the CountryWatch Forecast™, a five-year macroeconomic forecast for each country.

Funk and Wagnalls Encyclopedia
Provides over 25,000 encyclopedia entries covering a variety of subjects.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes a wide variety of full-text interdisciplinary content on virtually any subject area.

General Reference Center Gold
Includes a wide variety of full-text interdisciplinary content on virtually any subject area.

Oxford English Dictionary
A guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.

Salem History: Countries, Peoples, and Culture
Offers insight into the social, cultural, economic, historical, and religious practices and beliefs of counties.

Salem History: Primary Documents
Includes the full-text of milestone and defining documents in American History. Each document is accompanied by an analytical essay.

Science

AccessScience
Gathers and synthesizes vast amounts of information, and organizes it to give you fast, easy and accurate access to authoritative articles in all major areas of science and technology. Features fully searchable content from McGraw-Hill's Encyclopedia of Science & Technology.

Agriculture Collection
Provides a comprehensive view of agriculture and related fields. The database provides access to current and authoritative content that spans the industry -- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.

American Chemical Society Academic Core Plus
This package provides online access to the 15 ACS journals (from 1996 – present) most heavily utilized by academic institutions. They are Accounts of Chemical Research, Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Reviews, Environmental Science & Technology, Inorganic Chemistry, Journal of Chemical Education, Journal of Medicinal Chemistry, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Langmuir, Macromolecules, Nano Letters, Organic Letters, The Journal of Organic Chemistry, The Journal of Physical Chemistry A, The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, and The Journal of Physical Chemistry C. C&EN Global Enterprise is also included so that users can stay up to date on industry news.

Facts on File Today's Science
Drawing on major scientific journals, magazines, and newspapers in the United States and abroad, Today's Science covers all the topics that today's students study: health, the environment, technology, life science, physical science, earth and space science, and science and society.

Gale Interactive: Chemistry
Users can manipulate and explore the periodic table, molecules, and other 3D models, allowing students to better visualize and understand concepts in chemistry. Reference and periodical content provide additional context for further understanding.

General Science Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines covering the latest scientific developments.

GreenFILE
A collection of scholarly, government, and general interest periodicals that include content about the environmental effects of individuals, corporations, and local /national governments and what can be done on each level to minimize the negative impact.

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

JSTOR Science
A collection of academic journal articles. Includes the following JSTOR archived collections: Life Science and Ecology & Botany II. Articles are at least one year old.

Military & Government Collection
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

Military and Intelligence Database
Provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and reports covering all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs.

Science In Context
Merges Gale's authoritative and continuously updated reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Today's Science
Bridges the gap between the science that students learn in the classroom and the discoveries pushing the boundaries of science today. Updated weekly and containing thousands of links to a 25-year back-file, Today's Science explains important developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics, and technology.

War & Terrorism Collection
Offers balanced coverage of both historic and contemporary topics in the fields of war and terrorism.

Sociology

JSTOR – Political Science & Sociology Discipline Package
A collection of academic journal articles. Includes the following JSTOR archived collections: Political Science & Sociology. Articles are at least one year old.

Spanish Language

AHFS Consumer Medication Information en Espanol
Includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers. This content is updated monthly. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

Britannica Moderna (formerly Spanish Reference Center)
Spanish Language encyclopedia

Ethnic NewsWatch en Espanol
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles from minority and ethnic publications.

Informe Académico
Provides access to Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines. The database offers a wide range of content both from and about Latin America.

PrepSTEP: Rescursos parea Hispanohablantes
This center provides students with resources in Spanish to improve their basic skills, earn a GED® credential, or become a U.S. citizen.

Skill Building, Practice Exams, and Tutorials

PrepSTEP (formerly LearningExpress Library)
Provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. You will need to login and create an account to use this database. Subscription purchased with funding from the Basic Skills Initiative.

Vocational Careers

Chiltonlibrary.Com
Represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models.

Culinary Arts Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines on all aspects of cooking and nutrition. The database includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Gardening/Landscape & Horticulture Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines focused on both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies. The database offers biotechnologists, farmers, hobbyists, and landscape architects alike access to important content relevant to their pursuits.

Home Improvement Collection
Provides access to titles covering topics including architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and others. The database offers content that meets the needs of hobbyists and professionals alike.

Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines covering the fields of fitness and sports. The database offers a wide spectrum of information, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research, and more.

Tourism/Hospitality & Leisure Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines focused on both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies. The database offers biotechnologists, farmers, hobbyists, and landscape architects alike access to important content relevant to their pursuits.

Vocations/Careers & Technical Education Collection
Provides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. The database offers current and applicable content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

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Databases by Title

A

Academic OneFile
Peer-reviewed full-text scholarly content across all topics.

Academic Search Complete
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles across all topics.

AccessScience
Gathers and synthesizes vast amounts of information, and organizes it to give you fast, easy and accurate access to authoritative articles in all major areas of science and technology. Features fully searchable content from McGraw-Hill's Encyclopedia of Science & Technology.

Agriculture Collection
Provides a comprehensive view of agriculture and related fields. The database provides access to current and authoritative content that spans the industry -- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture

AHFS Consumer Medication Information
Includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers. This content is updated monthly. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

Alt-PressWatch
Showcases unique, independent voices from some of our nation’s most respected and cited grassroots newspapers, magazines, and journals.

America: History and Life
Covers the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Strong English-language journal coverage is balanced by an international perspective on topics and events.

Artemis (now called Gale Literary Sources)

ARTstor
Image database covering many time periods and cultures. Documents the fields of architecture, painting, sculpture, photography, decorative arts, and design, as well as many other forms of visual culture.

B

Biography in Context
Contextual information on the world's most influential people. Search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Britannica Moderna ( formerly Spanish Reference Center)
Spanish Language encyclopedia

Business Collection
Provides coverage of all business disciplines.

Business Economics & Theory Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics and related fields.

Business Insights: Global
A unique source for international business intelligence offering the most comprehensive and convenient way to find case studies, in-depth statistical data coupled with deep research, and the ability to compare global economies, countries and industries.

Business Source Elite
Provides coverage of all business disciplines. Includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analysis.

C

Chiltonlibrary.Com
Represents the most authoritative automotive repair information available to car owners. There are thousands of year, make and model combinations covering the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years, plus additional coverage of specialty models.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text
Complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association.

Communications & Mass Media Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines focusing on all aspects of the communications field.

Computer Database
Provides access to leading business and technical publications in the computer, telecommunications, and electronics industries.

CountryWatch
Includes the CountryReviews™, an up-to-date series of publications for each country including demographic, political, economic, business, cultural and environmental information; the CountryWire™ , which provides daily news coverage for every country in the world and a significant news archive made up of the compendium of regional news carriers; and the CountryWatch Forecast™, a five-year macroeconomic forecast for each country.

Criminal Justice Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture. The database offers useful information for researchers in social science, history, art or liberal arts courses.

CQ Researcher
Offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy.

Culinary Arts Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines on all aspects of cooking and nutrition. The database includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

D

Diversity Studies Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that explore cultural differences, contributions, and influences in the global community.

E

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
Search and view full text books online across a variety of topics.

EBSCOhost Combined
Allows you to search more than one EBSCOhost database at the same time.

Educators Reference Complete
Provides access to academic journals, reports, and many premier reference sources in the field of education.

ERIC
From the Education Resource Information Center. Provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. Links to more than 323,000 full-text documents.

Ethnic Newswatch
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles from minority and ethnic publications.

Ethnic NewsWatch en Espanol
Ethnic NewsWatch in Spanish. Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles from minority and ethnic publications.

F

Facts on File Issues & Controversies
Combines authoritative factual analysis with clear explanations of opposing points of view for current and historical events.

Facts on File Today's Science
Drawing on major scientific journals, magazines, and newspapers in the United States and abroad, Today's Science covers all the topics that today's students study: health, the environment, technology, life science, physical science, earth and space science, and science and society.

Feature Films in Education
Provides 24/7 access to streaming feature filmsacross a variety of topics

Funk and Wagnalls Encyclopedia
Provides over 25,000 encyclopedia entries covering a variety of subjects

G

Gale Access
Allows you to search more than one Gale database at the same time.

Gale Interactive: Chemistry
Users can manipulate and explore the periodic table, molecules, and other 3D models, allowing students to better visualize and understand concepts in chemistry. Reference and periodical content provide additional context for further understanding.

Gale Literary Sources (formerly Artemis)
Provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. Features an expansive collection of author biographies, plot summaries, work overviews, and critical essays from leading publishers, literary reference books & monographs.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Includes a wide variety of full-text interdisciplinary content on virtually any subject area.

Gender Studies Collection
Provides balanced coverage of this significant aspect of culture and society.

GenderWatch
Enhances gender and women's studies, and gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) research by providing authoritative perspectives from 1970 to present.

Global Issues in Context
Offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics and global events.

GreenFILE
A collection of scholarly, government, and general interest periodicals that include content about the environmental effects of individuals, corporations, and local /national governments and what can be done on each level to minimize the negative impact.

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

H

Health & Wellness Resource Center
Offers access to thousands of full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and more.

Health Reference Center Academic
Provides access to medical and professional periodicals, health and fitness magazines, and reference books and pamphlets. The database is designed for both nursing and allied health students as well as consumer health researchers.

Health Source: Consumer Edition
Provides full text access to nearly 80 consumer health magazines and almost 130 health reference books, plus current, health-related pamphlets. Also contains more than 9,900 Clinical Reference Systems reports (in English and Spanish); the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide; and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health. In addition, this database includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

I

Informe Académico
Provides access to Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines. The database offers a wide range of content both from and about Latin America.

J

JSTOR Science
A collection of academic journal articles. Includes the following JSTOR archived collections: Life Science and Ecology & Botany II. Articles are at least one year old

L

LearningExpress library (now called PrepSTEP)

LegalTrac
Provides indexing and selective full-text for all major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals and legal newspapers. The database offers coverage of federal and state cases, laws and regulations, legal practice and taxation, as well as British Commonwealth, European Union, and international law.

LitFinder
Provides access to literary works and authors throughout history and includes more than 150,000 full-text poems and 800,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays. The database also includes secondary materials like biographies, images, and more.

M

MAS Ultra - School Edition
This database contains full text for nearly 500 popular magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

MasterFile Complete
Scholarly journal, magazine & newspaper articles.

Medline
Created by the National Library of Medicine. Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

Military & Government Collection
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

Military and Intelligence Database
Provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and reports covering all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs.

N

New York Times
Registration required for access to articles, videos, blogs, features, interviews, etc.

Newspaper Source Plus
Contains comprehensive full-text for major newspapers.

Newsstand
Contains comprehensive full-text for major newspapers.

NoodleTools
NoodleTools helps you easily create bibliographic citations for the sources you use in your research papers.

Nursing & Allied Health Collection
Provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration.

Nursing Resource Center
Designed for nursing students, the Nursing Resource Center brings together in an easy-to-use interface disease and drug overviews, care plans, relevant journal results and animated anatomy and physiology diagrams to complement the core encyclopedia texts.

O

O'Reilly Safari Books Online
Includes tech and business ebooks from more than 250 publishers along with videos, case studies, exclusive O’Reilly-produced content from world-renowned innovators and corporate leaders, expert-curated learning paths and self-assessments.

OVID
Full text access to the following five journals: American Journal of Nursing, Home Healthcare Nurse, Nursing, Nursing Critical Care, and Nursing Made Incredible Easy!

Oxford English Dictionary
A guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.

P

Pop Culture Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture.

Popular Magazines
Provides access to the most searched magazines across the InfoTrac products.

PrepSTEP (formerly LearningExpress Library)
Provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. You will need to login and create an account to use this database. Subscription purchased with funding from the Basic Skills Initiative.

PrepSTEP: Rescursos parea Hispanohablantes
This center provides students with resources in Spanish to improve their basic skills, earn a GED® credential, or become a U.S. citizen.

ProQuest Ebook Central (formerly ebrary)
Search and view full text books online across a variety of topics.

Psychology and Behavior Science Collection
Covers information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.

Psychology Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines that cover the study of emotions, personality, and the human mind.

Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines covering the fields of fitness and sports. The database offers a wide spectrum of information, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research, and more.

R

Regional Business News
Provides full text for nearly 100 regional U.S. and Canadian business publications.

Religion & Philosophy Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines of interest to both researchers and general users. The database offers balanced content that covers topics across a wide range of philosophies and religions.

S

Salem History: Countries, Peoples, and Culture
Offers insight into the social, cultural, economic, historical, and religious practices and beliefs of counties.

Salem History: Primary Documents
Includes the full-text of milestone and defining documents in American History. Each document is accompanied by an analytical essay.

Salem Literature
Includes the complete content of the printed collection, Critical Survey of Short Fiction, Masterplots, 4th edition, and selected volumes of the printed collection, Critical Insights.

Salem Literature & History eBooks
Includes full-text literature and history ebooks.

Science In Context
Merges Gale's authoritative and continuously updated reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, experiments, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Small Business Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines perfect for both business school students and entrepreneurs. The database offers content that includes insights, tips, strategies and success stories.

SpringerLink eBook Collection
An integrated database for journals, books, protocols, eReferences, and book series published by Springer. Note that online (full text) access is not available for all publications.

Student Resources In Context
An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a wide array of subjects.

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Today's Science
Bridges the gap between the science that students learn in the classroom and the discoveries pushing the boundaries of science today. Updated weekly and containing thousands of links to a 25-year back-file, Today's Science explains important developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics, and technology.

Tourism/Hospitality & Leisure Collection
Provides access to academic journals and magazines focused on both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies. The database offers biotechnologists, farmers, hobbyists, and landscape architects alike access to important content relevant to their pursuits

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US History Collection
Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers.

US History in Context
Offers contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in US History. It merges authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

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Vocations/Careers & Technical Education Collection
Provides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. The database offers current and applicable content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

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War & Terrorism Collection
Offers balanced coverage of both historic and contemporary topics in the fields of war and terrorism.

World History in Context
Offers contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History. It merges authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

World Scholar: Latin America And The Caribbean Regional
An archive of digitized primary documents focus on the history of Latin America and the Caribbean back to the early 1800s through the contemporary period sourced from collections in the U.S. and abroad. The archive and portal serve as both integrated and standalone resources.

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