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Academic Search Premier-- (EBSCO) General | Interdisciplinary
Academic Search Premier is a multi-disciplinary database that provides full text for nearly 4,650 serials, including full text for more than 3,600 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for 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.

American Journal of Education-- Education
The American Journal of Education provides full-text articles dating from November 2003- present that present research, theoretical statements, philosophical arguments, critical syntheses of a field of educational inquiry, and integrations of educational scholarship, policy, and practice.
Biography Resource Center-- (Gale Cengage) Biography

Biography Resource Center is a comprehensive database of biographical information on more than 185,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.

Business Source Premier-- (EBSCO) Business
Business Source Premier is a business database, providing full text for more than 8,800 serials, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications.

Corporate ResourceNet-- (EBSCO) Business | Management
Corporate ResourceNet is designed to meet the diverse information needs of today’s companies. This database contains full text articles from nearly 1,200 quality magazines and journals.

Directory of Open Access Journals-- Multidisciplinary | Science
DOAJ, the Directory of Open Access Journals, covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and languages.

ERIC-- (EBSCO) Education
ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, contains more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 1,000 educational and education-related journals.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia-- (EBSCO) Encyclopedias | Reference
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

GreenFile-- (EBSCO) Multidisciplinary 
GreenFILE offers information covering all aspects of human impact on the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. 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.

Health Business FullTEXT--(EBSCO) 
This database provides full text coverage for nearly 130 well-known administrative journals. Critical for hospital administrators and managers, this database includes publications covering the business of health care administration and much more.

Health Source: Consumer Edition-- (EBSCO) Medicine | Nutrition 
Provides information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Includes searchable full text for nearly 150 journals. This database is updated daily.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic-- (EBSCO)
This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals. This database is updated on a daily basis.

Humanities International Complete--(EBSCO ) Humanities
Humanities International Complete provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world. This database includes all data from Humanities International Index (more than 2,100 journals and 2.47 million records) plus unique full text content, much of which is not found in other databases. The database includes full text for more than 890 journals.

JSTOR- Arts & Sciences III & IV-- (JSTOR) General | Interdisciplinary
JSTOR Arts & Sciences III & IV includes journals in languages and literature, as well as essential titles in the fields of music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, and the history and study of art and architecture. Arts & Sciences IV has a strong focus on the professions of business, education, and law, and also includes titles in psychology and public policy and administration. 

Library, Information Science-- (EBSCO) Bibliometrics | Library Science | Information Science | Informatics
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract (LISTA) indexes more than 600 periodicals, 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-1960s.

MAS Ultra - School Edition--(EBSCO)
This database contains full text for more than 700 popular, high school magazines. Also included are more than 500 full text pamphlets, more than 350 full text reference books, 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 202,164 photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily.

MasterFILE Premier--(EBSCO) General | Interdisciplinary | Reference | Primary Sources 
Provides full text for more than 1,700 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 202,164 photos, maps and flags. Updated daily.

McClatchy-Tribune Collection--(EBSCO)
The McClatchy-Tribune Collection includes a 90-day archive of approximately 290 newspapers from the McClatchy-Tribune Information Services. This database is updated daily.

MEDLINE -- (EBSCO) Medicine 
MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.

Middle Search Plus-- (EBSCO) Children's Resources | Young Adult Resources 
Provides full text for nearly 140 popular magazines for middle and jr. high 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. Also contains 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 202,164 photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily.

Military & Government Collection--(EBSCO) Military History | Political Science 
The Military & Government Collection provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles.

Newspaper Source--(EBSCO) Newspapers | Radio & TV show Transcripts 
Newspaper Source provides selected full text for nearly 30 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. The database also contains full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 200 regional (U.S.) newspapers. This database is updated daily.

Primary Search--(EBSCO) Children's Resources
Primary Search provides full text for nearly 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. This database is updated daily.

Professional Development Collection--(EBSCO) Education 
Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 550 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports.Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.

PsycARTICLES--(EBSCO) Psychology 
Provides access to over 39,000 full-text articles from over 50 top psychology journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA), the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe & Huber from 1985 forward.

Regional Business News--(EBSCO) Business | News 
This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.

SocINDEX with Full Text--(EBSCO) Sociology 
SocINDEX features more than 1,660,000 records with subject headings from a 19,300 term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. SocINDEX with Full Text contains full text for 344 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, and 129 "priority" coverage journals. This database also includes full text for more than 700 books and monographs, and full text for 6,800 conference papers.

TOPICsearch--(EBSCO) Current Events 
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 139,800 articles from more than 4,800 diverse sources.

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