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For more resources about this topic visit the African American Studies Research Guides

 
African-American History Online     
African-American History Online provides users with access to thousands of cross-referenced entries on African-American history. Users can search for entries by keyword or phrase. They can browse by topic and by time period—from eight historical periods relevant specifically to African-American history. In addition, Biographies can be browsed by Occupation, and Primary Sources by Type.
 
This collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community. This set includes more than 150 journals.
 
U.S. History Collection
As any historian will state, the study of history is as much about the present as the past: to that end, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking and events in US History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field.
 
HeritageQuest™ Online
HeritageQuest ™ Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI® Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. This online database is an essential collection of unique material for both genealogical and historical researchers, with coverage dating back to the late 1700s. HeritageQuest™ Online includes all of the images, and extensive indexing, from the 1790 - 1930 U.S. federal censuses. It offers more than 20,000 book titles, including nearly 8,000 family histories and over 12,000 local histories. Additionally, there are more than 250 primary-source documents such as tax lists, city directories, probate records, and more.

Global Issues in Context  
Designed by information professionals and subject experts to support global awareness and the development of critical thinking and information literacy skills, Global Issues in Context empowers users with the tools they need to understand today’s world issues from a global perspective. Issues and countries form the core of this dynamic product, which uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. Global Issues in Context supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas, including sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, women’s studies, human rights, English composition and many more.
 

World History Collection
As any historian will state, the study of history is as much about the present as the past: to that end, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the current thinking and events in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field.

Additional subject material found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 
 


For more resources about this topic visit the Business Research Guides

 

Accounting/Tax     Economics/Banking     Global/International Business News    

Industry Studies/Marketing

Business Source Complete  
Provides full text for nearly 3,300 scholarly business journals, including full text for more than 1000 peer-reviewed business publications. Coverage includes virtually all subject areas related to business. This database provides full text (PDF) for more than 300 of the top scholarly journals [including Harvard Business Review] dating as far back as 1922.

 
ABI/INFORM
This link searches ABI/INFORM Dateline, ABI/INFORM Global, and ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry databases and provides news coverage-local, regional and global, information on industries as well as in-depth coverage of business and economic conditions, management techniques, theory, and practice of business, advertising, marketing, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, and more.

ProQuest Research Library: Business  
Search all business titles on subjects such as economics, personal finance, marketing and more.

Business Economics and Theory
With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit database, this collection provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics. Perfect for business classes, users will find more than 150 full-text journals to support their research.

General Business File ASAP
Analyzes international company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics on a global scale. Broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full text and images are available.

Business Insights: Essentials
Combines all of the content formerly found in Business & Company Resource Center with a new interface designed around the research goals and workflows of your diverse business research community. Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.

Small Business Collection  
Perfect for business schools and entrepreneurs, this compilation provides insights, tips, strategies and success stories. Users will find 250 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

Insurance and Liability Collection
Protection of assets is a concern for all: from the individual property owner to the multinational corporation, all have a vested interest in ensuring the retention of their assets, be it physical or intellectual. This collection, of journals, takes a broad view of this multimillion dollar industry, covering such topics as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues, and more.

Small Business Resource Center
Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.

Powerspeak Languages
Whether you want to learn a language for travel, business, or personal enrichment, Powerspeak Languages is a breakthrough in online language learning. The highly engaging courses utilize an arsenal of progressive language learning methods. Powerspeak Languages is an entertaining and effective way to learn a new language.

                       

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ACCOUNTING/ TAX

Accounting & Tax 
National and international in scope, key publications focus on accounting policies and standards, state and national tax legislation, corporate and individual taxation, compensation and pension plans, and corporate financial management, as well as profiles of accounting firms, CPAs, and management consulting firms.
 

Banking Information Source
Search essential banking industry publications providing information about the financial services industry, banking, and industry trends.

Business Economics and Theory 
This collection provides topics in economics. Perfect for business classes, users will find more than 150 full-text journals to support their research.

 

CBCA Complete [Canadian Business & Current Affairs] 
Comprehensive information including: current events, business, education, science and medicine, arts, law, academia, and lifestyles, all with a Canadian focus.

GreenFILE
GreenFILE 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.

LexisNexis® Academic 
LexisNexis® Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options. Includes Tenn. Code Annotated.

ProQuest Asian Business & Reference
Covers Asian business and financial information from key international publications including Far Eastern Economic Review, Asiaweek.

ProQuest European Business    
The latest European business and financial information. Includes quality resources such as The Economist, Fortune, European Business Journal, and many more.

Regional Business News
Incorporates daily coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Hoover's Academic    
Hoover's, Inc. a D &B , widely recognized as a leading provider of corporate data, delivers comprehensive company, industry, and market intelligence that drives business growth. The database of 12 million companies, with in-depth coverage of 40,000 of the world's top business enterprises, is at the core of business tools and services that customers find vital to their business operations.

Hoover's Company Profiles
ProQuest provides limited content covering more than 40,000 public and non-public companies and 225,000 key executives.
 
First Research: In-depth Industry Profiles
Provides first-class industry intelligence to help users easily understand the challenges, opportunities and operations for a variety of industry segments. With First Research you have access to the in-depth, up-to-date information and insight you need to provide greater value to students, professors, small business owners and job seekers.

Snapshots
The Snapshot International Group Series of 4,600 reports is designed to provide an instant overview of a market, and the data is supplied in both graphical and tabular format for ease of interpretation and analysis.

ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry
Provides users with the latest industry news, product and competitive information, marketing trends, and a wide variety of other topics.
 

Business Insights: Essentials
Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection
With current and relevant content from over 500 industry journals, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focused study of specialized aspects of the industry - including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.

Insurance and Liability Collection
Protection of assets is a concern for all: from the individual property owner to the multinational corporation, all have a vested interest in ensuring the retention of their assets, be it physical or intellectual. This collection, of journals, takes a broad view of this multimillion dollar industry, covering such topics as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues, and more.

Additional subject material found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
See Also Information Technology Databases


Career & Technical Education
From a vocational information perspective this database includes nearly 600 titles, with more than 500 available in full text for quick access to research on virtually any vocational topic.

Career Transitions
Career Transitions is an online career guidance center that walks users through the job-search process from beginning to end. It brings together all the tools needed to explore and take the leap to a new career. Career Transitions employs a step-by-step approach to help people: 1) explore new career possibilities; 2) assess their interests and experience; 3) identify ways to improve their prospects, including networking and education; 4) prepare for a job search; and 5) search and apply for jobs.

Glassdoor.com
An inside look at jobs & companies, career resources.

LearningExpress Library
Includes career related tools and information.

Occupational Outlook Handbook
Free premier Internet resource for career information. The profiles featured here cover hundreds of occupations and describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Each profile also includes Bureau of Labor Statistics (a part of the U.S. Department of Labor) employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.

Testing & EducationTesting Resource Center
Provides help for the GED; CLEP; Dantes; civil service and military entrance exams; licensing tests for law enforcement, real estate, the postal service, and many other fields; plus college and graduate school admissions exams.

Vocations and Careers Collection
Finding the right career can be a daunting and high stakes task: finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career are all topics covered by this collection, providing current and applicable content for all vocational milestones. Offering content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

Additional subject material found in the Multidisciplinary Databases

 
Communication Studies

For more resources about this topic visit the Communication Research Guide
 
Communications and Mass Media Collection    
This collection provides current information from more than 100 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered include: advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and many more.


ProQuest Telecommunications   
Search the full text of top telecommunications industry publications. The sources include magazines, journals, and newsletters for the latest in this fast changing industry. This database covers topics such as data communications and transmission systems as well as radio and television.

 LexisNexis® Academic
LexisNexis® Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options.
 
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
From Gale: Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

Global Issues in Context  
Designed by information professionals and subject experts to support global awareness and the development of critical thinking and information literacy skills, Global Issues in Context empowers users with the tools they need to understand today’s world issues from a global perspective. Issues and countries form the core of this dynamic product, which uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. Global Issues in Context supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas, including sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, women’s studies, human rights, English composition and many more.
 
Search the premier database from the American Psychological Association. Access nearly 50 top full-text psychology publications covering a wide variety of disciplines. Studies pertaining to the communications field include topics such as electronic communication and nonverbal communication.
 
PsycINFO®
PsycINFO® contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.
 
SAGE Psychology Collection covers such subjects as Applied Psychology, Assessment, Child Development, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Cross-Cultural Psychology, Cultural Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, Environmental Psychology, Family Studies, Group Work, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Language Acquisition, Latin American Studies, Learning Disabilities, Measurement, Neuropsychology, Personality, Philosophical Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychology of Diversity, School Psychology, Social Psychology, and Sociology of Race and Ethnicity.
 
From EBSCO: Covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences. This database also includes full-text and indexing for several key communications journals such as Communication Quarterly and Critical Studies in Media Communication.
 
Additional subject material found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 
Criminal Justice Collection
Whether studying to become a lawyer or law enforcement officer, paralegal, or for a career in Homeland Security, this collection rises to the challenge. Users will have access to 150 journals.

 

ProQuest Criminal Justice 
Search a comprehensive collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals including information for professionals in law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security.

LexisNexis® Academic   
LexisNexis Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options.

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) - Free Resource
NCJRS is a federally funded resource offering justice and substance abuse information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide.


PAIS International
The PAIS International database from CSA contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed. PAIS International includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world.

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 12,665 titles, with over 9,745 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.


ProQuest Research Library: Social Sciences
Search full-text periodicals covering the social sciences.


Sage Psychology Collection
SAGE Psychology Collection covers such subjects as Applied Psychology, Assessment, Child Development, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Cross-Cultural Psychology, Cultural Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, Environmental Psychology, Family Studies, Group Work, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Language Acquisition, Latin American Studies, Learning Disabilities, Measurement, Neuropsychology, Personality, Philosophical Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychology of Diversity, School Psychology, Social Psychology, and Sociology of Race and Ethnicity.


Social Sciences Full Text
Covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences.

Additional subject material found in the Multidisciplinary Databases 


Access online e-books from EBSCO.
 
Access online e-books from Ebrary.
 
Access online e-books from Gale.
 
Access online e-books from Learning Express Library.
 


For more resources about this topic visit the Education Research Guides

Assessment and Testing   Undergraduate Education   Graduate Education   Library & Information Science 

ASCD Education Collection (eBooks)
The Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) is one of the largest professional development organizations for educators. It provides world-class education information services and cutting-edge professional development, and supports activities designed to foster educational equity for all students. eBooks from the ASCD span a wide range of popular titles and new favorites that address the ongoing professional development needs of today's educators.

ASSESSMENT & TESTING

Health & Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)   
From Behavioral Measurement Database Services: HaPI is a database that provides access to information on approximately 15,000 measurement instruments (i.e. questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, coding schemes, rating scales, etc.) in the fields of health and psychosocial sciences.
The full-text of the instruments are not included in the database; however, HaPI can be used to:

LearningExpress Library
From Learning Express, LLC-LearningExpress Library is a comprehensive, 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. Several Praxis II tests are a part of this collection.

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
From the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska: Mental Measurements Yearbook(tm) (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. All MMY entries contain descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and edited review(s) written by leading content area experts.


Testing and Education Reference Center 
Prepare for the GED; CLEP; Dantes; civil service and military entrance exams; licensing tests for law enforcement, real estate, the postal service, and many other fields; plus college and graduate school admissions exams. Several Praxis practice tests are also available here.


UNDERGRADUATE EDUCATION

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database(CLCD)
From Children's Literature: The Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD), an acquisition, research, and reference service that offers 900,000 MARC records and more than 130,000 reviews of children's books-all full text searchable from 24 sources is now available.

Educator's Reference Complete
Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.

 ProQuest Education Journals
Search all education titles on subjects such as administration, policy, teaching practices and more.

ERIC
The world's largest source of education information. The database contains more than one million abstracts of education-related documents and journal articles, compiled by the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC).

Professional Collection
 Full-text periodicals for teachers and school administrators. Excellent for research in education issues.

Teacher Reference Center
This index of over 260 titles from the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books offered via the EBSCOhost platform. This database provides coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more for K-12 Teachers & Librarians.

Tennessee Electronic Library
The Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) is a collection of 40+ databases that provide access to over 400,000 magazine, journal, and newspaper articles, essays, podcasts, videos, e-books, primary source materials, and more!

GRADUATE EDUCATION

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database(CLCD)
The Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD), an acquisition, research, and reference service that offers 900,000 MARC records and more than 130,000 reviews of children's books-all full text searchable from 24 sources is now available.

Educator's Reference Complete
Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.

ProQuest Education Journals
Search all education titles on subjects such as administration, policy, teaching practices and more.

ProQuest Dissesrtations & Theses 
Dissertations and Theses is the single, central, authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses. Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. UMI offers over 1.8 million titles for purchase in microfilm or paper formats. More than 600,000 are available in native or image PDF formats for immediate free download. Coverage: 1861 to Current

ERIC
The world's largest source of education information. The database contains more than one million abstracts of education-related documents and journal articles, compiled by the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC).

LexisNexis® Academic
LexisNexis Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference international publications with a variety of flexible search options.

Professional Collection
Full-text periodicals for teachers and school administrators. Excellent for research in education issues.

Teacher Reference Center
This index of over 260 titles from the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books offered via the EBSCOhost platform. This database provides coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more for K-12 Teachers & Librarians.

Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
See Also Library and Information Science

 
 
 

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine 
A custom collection including over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine, providing researchers with access to many topics in the field, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and many more. 


Health and Wellness Resource Center 
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, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. The material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.  .


ProQuest Research Library: Health & Medicine
From ProQuest: Search all health related titles for information on physical or mental health. Includes coverage of medical conditions, substance abuse, insurance, health policy and more. 


Health Reference Center Academic
Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information.The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more. 


Health and Wellness Resource Center
Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.

EDUCATION RELATED TOPICS


Educator's Reference Complete 
Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.


ERIC 
The world's largest source of education information. The database contains more than one million abstracts of education-related documents and journal articles, compiled by the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC).


ProQuest Education Journals 
It provides access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 titles in full text. It covers literature on primary, secondary, and higher education, and also special education, home schooling, adult education, administration, policy, teaching practices and hundreds of related topics.

 

PSYCHOLOGY RELATED TOPICS

PsycARTICLES® 
Search the premier database from the American Psychological Association. Access nearly 50 top full-text psychology publications covering the disciplines of Human Physiology, Personality Psychology, Social Psychology, Educational Psychology, and more.


PsycINFO® 
PsycINFO (R) contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.


Psychology Collection 
This set explores what makes people "tick" from childhood to death. This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops -- and diminishes -- over time. Your library's users will have instant access to 200 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

MINISTRY RELATED TOPICS

Christian Periodical Index 
Indexes more than 136 publications, offers a broad spectrum of knowledge base, and covers major doctrinal positions within evangelical Christianity. Published by the Association of Christian Librarians, CPI provides access to English language articles and reviews from an evangelical perspective.


ProQuest Religion 
 Coverage of religious affairs and religious thinking from the top periodicals.


Religion & Philosophy Collection
Features a custom selection of more than 250 magazines and academic journals covering religion, philosophy, and the related areas of archaeology and anthropology. Use this database not only to study theological approaches to social issues, but also to learn about the impact that religion and philosophy have had on culture throughout history, including literature, arts, and language. Coverage begins as early as 1980 for indexing and 1983 for full-text of some of the periodicals. With InfoTrac Religion & Philosophy, your research is focused to provide quick answers and reliable search results.

Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases


For more resources about this topic visit the History Research Guide

 
ProQuest Central
This multidisciplinary database contains over 12,000 titles, with over 9,700 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subject areas are covered extensively in this product including US and World History, social sciences, news and world affairs and much more.


US History Collection
From Gale Cenage Learning: This collection of over 40 journals provides balanced coverage of both the current thoughts and events in US History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field; useful both to the novice historian and to the advanced academic researcher.


World History Collection
From Gale Cenage Learning: This collection of over 40 journals provides balanced coverage of both the current thoughts and events in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field; useful both to the novice historian and to the advanced academic researcher.


African-American History Online
From Facts on File: African-American History Online provides users with access to thousands of cross-referenced entries on African-American history. Users can search for entries by keyword or phrase. They can browse by topic and by time period—from eight historical periods relevant specifically to African-American history. In addition, biographies can be browsed by occupation, and primary sources by type.


HeritageQuest™ Online
HeritageQuest™ Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI® Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. This online database is an essential collection of unique material for both genealogical and historical researchers, with coverage dating back to the late 1700s. HeritageQuest™ Online includes all of the images, and extensive indexing, from the 1790 - 1930 U.S. federal censuses. It offers more than 20,000 book titles, including nearly 8,000 family histories and over 12,000 local histories. Additionally, there are more than 250 primary-source documents such as tax lists, city directories, probate records, and more.

Southern Life
This database contains nearly 5 million full-text articles on topics that relate directly to Southern living, both past and present, including people, places, historical events and more.
 
Tennessee's Founding and Landmark Documents - Free Resource  
Significant records in the formation and early history of Tennessee are presented here for the first time in digital form taken directly from the originals, with full transcription and accompanying historical text. These Landmark Documents are available for citizens and students to search, study, and download.


Tennessee Virtual Archive (TeVA) - Free Resource  
A digital repository of Tennessee history and culture created by the Tennessee State Library and Archives. The mission is to bring electronic versions of the state’s rich collections to a wider audience. TeVA provides a searchable array of historical records, photographs, documents, maps, postcards, film, audio and other original materials of enduring value.


War and Terrorrism Collection  
A definitive collection for students of history, social science and current events, providing insight into conflicts and their multiple causes. References include 100 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases 


For more resources about this topic visit the Information Technology Research Guides

 
FAITS - Faulkner's Advisory for Information Technology Studies
Contains a virtual library of clearly-written industry reports covering such key technology areas as IT infrastructure, telecom, data networking, wireless communications, security, enterprise systems, the Internet and World Wide Web. Plus, FAITS has convenient links to major online technology and business news resources like Nando Net, The New York Times, Financial Times, NewsBytes, and the BBC.
 
SMP - Security Management Practices
SMP Database - Security Management Practices (SMP) is an expert resource on the Web for learning about how to confront and manage organizational risk, plan for disruptions, deploy network security appliances, employ biometric technologies, safeguard intellectual property, establish security best practices, protect and train students, staff and much more.

ProQuest Computing
Search top computing journals in full text for research on subjects such as database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranets, and the Internet.


Computer Database
Computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.


Information Science & Library Issues Collection
From nearly 100 leading industry journals with appropriate and useful information in IT areas of expertise, including such topics as information infrastructure, data processing techniques, metadata architectures, and more.


Virtual Training Online Tutorials - VTC 
Contact the Reference Desk at: 615-248-1570 for login information - Restricted to TNU users only.
In-depth training on hundreds of today's most sought-after applications, with over 81,350 narrated QuickTime or Flash tutorials. Tutorials can be streamed over any Internet connection directly to your computer. Applications include Microsoft, Adobe, Oracle, Photoshop, Linux, Sony, and others.


Business Source Complete
As the worlds largest full text business database, Business Source Complete provides full text for nearly 3,300 scholarly business journals, including full text for more than 1000 peer-reviewed business publications. Coverage includes virtually all subject areas related to business.

DOAJ - [Directory of Open Access Journals]
Open access journals are published under an agreement that the journal must be freely accessible to anyone. The DOAJ is simply an online index to this content.
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 See also Business Databases


Academic OneFile   
Academic OneFile is a source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly. Updated daily.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses 
With more than 2 million entries, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses is the single, central, authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses. Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. UMI offers over 1.8 million titles for purchase in microfilm or paper formats. More than 600,000 are available in native or image PDF formats for immediate free download. Coverage: 1861 - Current.

Films On Demand  
Films on Demand's Master Academic Collection offers streaming video of over 7,000 full-length titles in the humanities, social sciences, business, economics, health, medicine, science and mathematics. These videos are made available by Films Media Group from producers such as Films for the Humanities, Cambridge Educational, NOVA, A&E, and PBS. Unlimited, simultaneous, 24/7 access, in class or off site, is provided.


DOAJ - [Directory of Open Access Journals]
Open access journals are published under an agreement that the journal must be freely accessible to anyone.  The DOAJ is simply an online index to this content and it aims to cover all subjects and language. There are over 4700 journals in the directory.

EBSCO provides access to our eBook content collection.
 

Ebrary (ebooks)    
The Academic Complete eBook collection from ebrary contains over 40,000 titles from institutions such as Cambridge, Oxford, and Yale University Press spanning all academic subject areas.

Gale Virtual Reference Library 
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference resources for multidisciplinary research.

Global Issues in Context   
Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues. Each of these gateway pages includes an overview, unique "perspectives" articles written by local experts, reference, periodical, primary source and statistical information. Rich multimedia - including podcasts, video, and interactive graphs - enhance each portal.

Informe  
Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.

LexisNexis® Academic
LexisNexis Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference international publications with a variety of flexible search options.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context  
Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

ProQuest Central   
This multidisciplinary database contains over 12,000 titles, with over 9,700 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, education, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.

Powerspeak Languages  
Whether you want to learn a language for travel, business, or personal enrichment, Powerspeak Languages is a breakthrough in online language learning. The highly engaging courses utilize an arsenal of progressive language learning methods. Powerspeak Languages is an entertaining and effective way to learn a new language.


WorldCat
WorldCat is a global catalog of library collections. You can search for books, music, video, articles and much more at a library near you and around the world.

World Book Encyclopedia

 
 

Library Literature & Information Science Full Text
From EBSCO. A unique working and teaching tool created by librarians for librarians. Reflecting the latest trends in a rapidly evolving field, this database indexes English and foreign language periodicals, selected state journals, conference proceedings, pamphlets, books, and library school theses, plus over 300 books per year.


Information Science and Library Issues Collection
From Gale Cengage. Full text articles about libraries and information science.


Library and Information Science Abstracts (LISA)
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.

Sears List of Subject Headings
The Sears List of Subject Headings is a thesaurus-like database delivering a core list of headings, together with patterns and examples to guide the cataloger in creating further headings as needed.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) 
From EBSCO: Provides abstracted coverage on librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. With coverage dating back to the mid-1960s, it is the oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science.

From ProQuest: The world's largest source of education information. The database contains more than one million abstracts of education-related documents and journal articles, compiled by the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC).

Teacher Reference Center
From EBSCO: This index of over 260 titles providing coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more for K-12 Teachers & Librarians.

REVIEW SOURCES

Books & Authors
Books & Authors from Gale Cengage Learning combines over 140,000 titles, 50,000 authors, and thousands of read-alike, award winner and librarian's favorite's lists; Books & Authors helps bring leaders and literature together. Through the use of expertly written and arranged content and a dynamic, cutting edge user interface, Books & Authors makes exploration of genre fiction and essential non-fiction fun.

Booklist Online 
Book and media reviews from the American Library Association. Readers can subscribe to blogs about genres, books, authors and get the most update reviews on new resources for all types of libraries.

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)
CLCD is the premier single-source, single-search provider of online information to help educators and librarians find just the right books to meet their educational and collection management requirements. CLCD provides over 2.1 million Children's and Young Adult Literature records containing more than 500,000 professional reviews of children's books, multimedia and audio books. The database provides over 1.6 million entries including 650,000 national, state, and international award entries dating back to 1922.  Also included are 330,000 author and illustrator links. Subscribers can search by keyword, author, title and subject; filter by reading level, age, grade and interest level; and then view, sort and distribute the resulting information.

 

 
From EBSCO: A comprehensive collection development guide, this database provides librarian-selected titles chosen specifically for readers from preschool through grade five. Containing titles at 3 recommendation levels, this collection covers fiction and nonfiction works, story collections, picture books, graphic novels and magazines.
 
The new online edition [of a classic reference work] takes full advantage of the Web's capacities to connect information sources; It is used internationally as the “source of first resort” for identifying local materials that answer users’ questions, training reference staff, inventorying and developing reference collections, assisting interlibrary loan staff, and serving as a gateway to reference literature..
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 
For more resources about this topic visit the Literature Research Guide
JSTOR®    
The fifty-eight titles in the Language & Literature Collection span the literary cultures of many different countries. Developed with the help of the Modern Language Association, this collection includes PMLA and a range of core journals in the diverse fields of literary criticism that have emerged in the last thirty years. JSTOR® is a back file collection with recent coverage made available on a moving wall system.
 
This resource includes subject content in the areas of English, American Literature, World Literature and Linguistics.  Resources within this database are also included when searching the ProQuest Central database.

Literature Resource Center 
Literature Resource Center [LRC] is a current, comprehensive, and reliable online resource for research on literary topics, authors, and their works. Its coverage includes all genres and disciplines, all time periods, and all regions of the world. Includes full-text scholarly articles from more than 360 academic journals and literary magazines, scholarly monographs, literary correspondence and diaries. Searching [LRC] includes content from Scribner Writers Series and Twayne’s Authors Series.


Literature Criticism Online (LCO)
Literature Criticism Online [LCO] provides complete full text coverage for the following Gale Literary Criticism series beginning with the 2007 editions: Classical and Medieval Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Shakespearean Criticism, Literature Criticism from 1400 to 1800, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism and Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism.


Literary Index
Literary Index is a master index to the major literature products published by Gale. It combines and cross-references over 165,000 author names, including pseudonyms and variant names, and listings for over 215,000 titles into one source. Some titles are part of the Waggoner Library online or print collections.

 
Oxford English Dictionary
The 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.

Scribner Writers Series
Scribner Writers Series includes 15-20 page signed essays on more than 2,000 authors and literary genres drawn from the acclaimed Scribner print series.

Twayne's Author Series 
Comprises 600 full-text titles from the Twayne Literary Masters series, 200 each from Twayne World, US, and English Authors.

Books & Authors
Books & Authors offers new ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors, genres and topics. Combining over 140,000 titles, 50,000 authors, and thousands of read-alike, award winner and librarian's favorites lists, Books & Authors helps bring readers and literature together. Through the use of expertly written and arranged content and a dynamic, cutting edge user interface, Books & Authors makes exploration of genre fiction and essential non-fiction fun! By leveraging our entire award-winning What Do I Read Next? collection, patrons and students alike can be sure that their next big read comes with a BIG recommendation.
 
 Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Medical Research Guides

 

MDConsult- TNU graduate Physician Assistant users only. Student accounts are secured by the PA department directly.  Please contact them if you have account access concerns.

ClinicalKey
ClinicalKey is an authoritative collection of published medical resources in every medical and surgical specialty, and inlcudes all MEDLINE abstracts with access and entitlements to other full-text purchases.  Information is structured to align with doctors' workflows, whether they are treating and diagnosing patients, staying current in their field, or preparing care plans.

UpToDate® is an evidence-based, physician-authored clinical decision support resource which clinicians trust to make the right point-of-care decisions. More than 5,700 world-renowned physician authors, editors and peer reviewers use a rigorous editorial process to synthesize the most recent medical information into trusted, evidence-based recommendations that are proven to improve patient care and quality. More than 850,000 clinicians in 164 countries and almost 90% of academic medical centers in the United States rely on UpToDate to provide the best care. That trust has been earned because of the integrity of our recommendations, including the fact that we never accept funding from pharmaceutical companies, medical device manufacturers or other commercial entities.
 
 
Nursing and Allied Health Collection
All aspects of the Nursing profession -- from direct patient care to health care administration -- are covered in this collection. Including nearly 400 titles, this collection's current and authoritative content will be of use to both professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum. 

ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
This database is designed to serve a wide range of people who need health information -- from hospital administrators to medical professionals to consumers. The database provides coverage from leading health journals and essential medical journals in key medical specialties.


MedLine®
MEDLINE contains over 6 million citations and abstracts, on a broad range of biomedical topics relating to research, clinical practice (including psychology/psychiatry, dentistry, paramedical professions, and nursing), administration, policy issues, and health care services. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.


Health and Wellness Resource Center
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, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. The material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.


Health Reference Center Academic
This database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied helath journals, pluse th ewide variey of personla health infomration sources. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

Pharmaceutical News Index
Search the definitive database of pharmacological news, research, and regulatory information. Covers the most important specialized publications in the pharmaceutical, health care, biotechnology, and medical device industries.


Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine
A custom collection including over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine, providing researchers with access to many topics in the field, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and many more.  

 

PubMed Central (PMC)
PubMed Central is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health's Nathionla Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM). 


Health & Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)  
From Behavioral Measurement Database Services: HaPI is a database that provides access to information on approximately 15,000 measurement instruments (i.e. questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, coding schemes, rating scales, etc.) in the fields of health and psychosocial sciences.

The full-text of the instruments are not included in the database; however, HaPI can be used to:
  • Discover what instrument exists;
  • Determine the availability of reliability and validity evidence;
  • Track the history of an instrument over time;
  • See what other instruments have already developed in your field of study;
  • Locate ordering information for a known instrument.

Information in the database is abstracted from hundreds of leading journals covering health sciences and psychosocial sciences. Additionally, instruments from Industrial/Organizational Behavior and Education are included.

PsycARTICLES®
Search the premier database from the American Psychological Association. Access nearly 50 top full-text psychology publications covering the disciplines of Human Physiology, Personality Psychology, Social Psychology, Educational Psychology, and more.

PsycINFO®
PsycINFO (R) contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.

 Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases


For more resources about this topic visit the Music/ Fine Arts Research Guides
 
 
MUSIC AND FINE ARTS
 
Oxford Music Online  
Subscription includes: Grove Music Online, The Oxford Companion to Music (2002) and the Oxford Dictionary of Music, 2nd ed. rev. 2006. Grove Music Online is the unsurpassed authority on all aspects of music, and has been the leading online resource for music research since its inception in 2001. This compendium of music scholarship offers the full texts of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicisians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera and The New Grove Dictinoary of Jazz, including more than 50,000 signed articles and 30,000 biographies contributed by over 6,000 scholars from around the world.

 
WorshipLibrary  
WorshipLibrary.com features thousands of scholarly articles covering a wide range of topics including Sunday worship, the arts in worship, special services, seasonal worship, and the ministries of worship; foundational materials about the worshiping church’s biblical and historical heritage; the full content of the Complete Library of Christian Worship; key resources from texts and publications representing hundreds of publishers; and the worship practices of all major denominations.

 
IPA Source
IPA Source is the web's largest library of International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and art song texts. Now with over 6305 texts including 1105 aria texts!


ProQuest Research Library: The Arts
Search periodicals on subjects such as arts, dance, theater, cinema, and more


Fine Arts and Music Collection
From Gale Cengage Learning. With more than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, this collection provides resources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.
 
COMMERCIAL BUSINESS
 
Business Source Complete  
From EBSCOhost. BSP provides full text for nearly 3,300 scholarly business journals. This resource covers virtually all subject areas related to business, including extensive coverage on topics related to the music industry, such as music technology, songwriting, and copyright. Articles from trade publications as well as academic journals are available

 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 
 
LexisNexis® Academic
LexisNexis® Academic provides full-text coverage from more than 1800 national and international newspapers.

ProQuest Newsstand
This collection includes coverage of 150+ major U.S. and international newspapers such as The New York Times, the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires found in ProQuest Newsstand™. Additionally, there is full text coverage for some of the nation's larger city papers such as The Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times and the Baltimore Sun.

Regional Business News

Regional Business News incorporates coverage of over 120 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. In addition, this database covers news magazines and TV & Radio transcripts.

InfoTrac Newsstand
InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Finally, a one-stop source for the day's news and searchable archives. You can customize your online newspaper database features including search options. With InfoTrac Newsstand, you can search a collection of more than 1,000 newspapers, then select your own screen appearance, search options and results format.


National Newspaper Index 
National Newspaper Index provides quick access to the indexing of America's top five newspapers in one seamless search: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post.

Tennessean.com is Middle Tennessee's online source for local news and is updated at least every half hour with content ranging from the local and state levels to national and international, as well as sports, business and entertainment information. Full-text access is free for the current day and the previous week. Indexing and the purchasing of articles are available for earlier materials. Gannett publications in other Middle Tennessee counties are also available here such as The Hendersonville Star News and Clarksville’s Leaf Chronicle.

Canadian Newsstand Complete
Canadian Newsstand Complete offers unparalleled access to the full text of nearly 300 newspapers from Canada's leading publishers. The core of the database is the Canadian Major Dailies collection which includes national and leading regional newspapers such as The Globe and Mail, National Post, Montreal Gazette, Toronto Star, Vancouver Sun and the Victoria Times Colonist.
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases

For more resources about this topic visit the Counseling Research Guide

PsycARTICLES®
Search the premier database from the American Psychological Association. Access nearly 50 top full-text psychology publications covering the disciplines of Human Physiology, Personality Psychology, Social Psychology, Educational Psychology, and more.
 
SAGE Psychology Collection covers such subjects as Applied Psychology, Assessment, Child Development, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Cross-Cultural Psychology, Cultural Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, Environmental Psychology, Family Studies, Group Work, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Language Acquisition, Latin American Studies, Learning Disabilities, Measurement, Neuropsychology, Personality, Philosophical Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychology of Diversity, School Psychology, Social Psychology, and Sociology of Race and Ethnicity.
 
PsycINFO®
PsycINFO (R) contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.

Psychology Collection
This set explores what makes people "tick" from childhood to death. This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops and diminishes over time.
From ProQuest: Search the social science titles on subjects such as anthropology, culture, criminology, political science, social welfare, urban development and more. This module is a part of the ProQuest General Reference.
 
From EBSCO: Covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences.
 
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
Produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, the Mental Measurements Yearbook(tm) (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. All MMY entries contain descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and edited review(s) written by leading content area experts.
 
Health & Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)   
From Behavioral Measurement Database Services: HaPI is a database that provides access to information on approximately 15,000 measurement instruments (i.e. questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, coding schemes, rating scales, etc.) in the fields of health and psychosocial sciences.
The full-text of the instruments are not included in the database; however, HaPI can be used to:
  • Discover what instrument exists;
  • Determine the availability of reliability and validity evidence;
  • Track the history of an instrument over time;
  • See what other instruments have already developed in your field of study;
  • Locate ordering information for a known instrument.

Information in the database is abstracted from hundreds of leading journals covering health sciences and psychosocial sciences. Additionally, instruments from Industrial/Organizational Behavior and Education are included.

ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
Designed to serve a wide range of people who need health information from hospital administrators to medical professionals to consumers. The database provides coverage from leading health journals and essential medical journals in key medical specialties.

PAIS International
The PAIS International database from CSA contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed. PAIS International includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world.

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, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. The material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.
Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.
 
LexisNexis® Academic 
LexisNexis Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options.
 
With more than 2 million entries, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses is the single, central, authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses. Dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. UMI offers over 1.8 million titles for purchase in microfilm or paper formats. More than 600,000 are available in native or image PDF formats for immediate free download. Coverage: 1861 - Current.

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 12,665 titles, with over 9,745 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 

 
For more resources about this topic visit the Religion Research Guides

 
An online collection of major religion and theology journals selected by leading religion scholars and theologians.
Indexes more than 136 publications, offers a broad spectrum of knowledge base, and covers major doctrinal positions within evangelical Christianity. CPI provides access to English language articles and reviews from an evangelical perspective.

Ministry MattersTM
Ministry MattersTM is a community of resources for church leaders. Whether your church has ten pews or a thousand seats, a praise band or a pipe organ, one-room-Sunday school or a network of small groups, a huge staff or just you.

ProQuest Religion
Coverage of religious affairs and religious thinking from the top periodicals.

Religion & Philosophy Collection - Gale
Features a custom selection of more than 250 magazines and academic journals covering religion, philosophy, and the related areas of archaeology and anthropology. Deals with the impact that religion and philosophy have had on culture throughout history, including literature, arts, and language. Coverage begins as early as 1980 for indexing and 1983 for full-text of some of the periodicals.
 
Southern Life
This database contains nearly 5 million full-text articles on topics that relate directly to Southern living, both past and present, including people, places, historical events and more.

 
WorshipLibrary  
WorshipLibrary.com features thousands of scholarly articles covering a wide range of topics including Sunday worship, the arts in worship, special services, seasonal worship, and the ministries of worship; foundational materials about the worshiping church’s biblical and historical heritage; the full content of the Complete Library of Christian Worship; key resources from texts and publications representing hundreds of publishers; and the worship practices of all major denominations.

 

CDRI: Free Resources for the Study of Religion [images]
The Cooperative Digital Resources Initiative of the American Theological Library Association is a repository of digital resources contributed by member libraries. Provides access to digital images of woodcuts, photographs, slides, papyri, coins, maps, postcards, manuscripts, sermons, shape-note tune books, plus other forms of Christian art, architecture and iconongraphy.

Wesleyan-Holiness Digital Library
The Wesleyan-Holiness Digital Library is a free, multidisciplinary, open access, digital resource of books, literature, multimedia material, and archives collected into a single institutional repository initiated by the global Church of the Nazarene in response to the global need for access to resources for education, lifelong learning, and specifically ministerial preparation.

Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases

 
For more resources about this topic visit the Science and Math Research Guides

 

ProQuest Science Journals
Search full-text periodicals on general and applied science subjects such as agriculture, chemistry, computers, engineering, physics, and more. Subject coverage includes computers, engineering, telecommunications, and transportation.


ProQuest Biology Journals
Search full-text journals in the life sciences including biochemistry, biology, botany, biophysics, microbiology and zoology.


General Science Collection
Millions of articles from over 1,600 magazines, journals and reference materials on all aspects of the sciences and on mathematics. 

 
With broad coverage of agriculture and its related fields, this collection provides a comprehensive view of this growing body of knowledge. Comprised of nearly 200 titles, researchers will have access to current and authoritative content that spans the industry - from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture. 

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
Providing robust coverage of the field of environmental issues and policy, this collection, which includes nearly 200 journals, provides instant access to the multiple viewpoints of this volatile field of study, including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests. 


GreenFILE
From EBSCO: GreenFILE indexes scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports. This resource offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the environment. Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology, GreenFILE serves as an informative resource for anyone concerned about the issues facing our planet. The database contains nearly 300,000 records, full text for selected titles and searchable cited references for more than 200 titles as well.


PAIS International
The PAIS International database from ProQuest contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed. PAIS International includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world.

Pharmaceutical News Index
Search the definitive database of pharmacological news, research, and regulatory information. Covers the most important specialized publications in the pharmaceutical, health care, biotechnology, and medical device industries.
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
See Also Medical Databases
 
 
For more resources about this topic visit the Social Justice Research Guide

Global Issues in Context  
Designed by information professionals and subject experts to support global awareness and the development of critical thinking and information literacy skills, Global Issues in Context empowers users with the tools they need to understand today’s world issues from a global perspective. Issues and countries form the core of this dynamic product, which uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. Global Issues in Context supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas, including sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, women’s studies, human rights, English composition and many more.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context 
Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

GreenFILE
GreenFILE 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. An EBSCO database.

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
Providing robust coverage of the filed of environmental issues and policy, this collection, which includes nearly 200 journals, provides instant access to the multiple viewpoints of this volatile filed of study, including perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.

 
African-American History Online provides users with access to thousands of cross-referenced entries on African-American history. Users can search for entries by keyword or phrase. They can browse by topic and by time period from eight historical periods relevant specifically to African-American history. In addition, Biographies can be browsed by Occupation, and Primary Sources by Type.

LexisNexis® Academic
LexisNexis Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference international publications with a variety of flexible search options.

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 12,665 titles, with over 9,745 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.

Social Sciences Full Text
Covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences.

CDRI: Free Resources for the Study of Religion [images]
The Cooperative Digital Resources Initiative of the American Theological Library Association is a repository of digital resources contributed by member libraries. Provides access to digital images of woodcuts, photographs, slides, papyri, coins, maps, postcards, manuscripts, sermons, shape-note tune books, plus other forms of Christian art, architecture and iconongraphy.
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 


For more resources about this topic visit the Social Sciences Research Guide
 

Covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences.
 
ProQuest Research Library: Social Sciences
Search the social science titles on subjects such as anthropology, culture, criminology, political science, social welfare, urban development and more. This module is a part of the ProQuest General Reference.
 
Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA)
Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts on the Web is an indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Updated monthly, ASSIA provides a comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional.
ASSIA currently contains over 375,000 records from over 500 journals published in 16 different countries, including the UK and US.

 
African-American History Online provides users with access to thousands of cross-referenced entries on African-American history. Users can search for entries by keyword or phrase. They can browse by topic and by time period—from eight historical periods relevant specifically to African-American history. In addition, Biographies can be browsed by Occupation, and Primary Sources by Type.

ATLA Religion Database
ATLA is an online collection of major religion and theology journals selected by leading religion scholars and theologians.

ERIC
The world's largest source of education information. The database contains more than one million abstracts of education-related documents and journal articles, compiled by the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC).
 
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.

Health & Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)   
From Behavioral Measurement Database Services: HaPI is a database that provides access to information on approximately 15,000 measurement instruments (i.e. questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, coding schemes, rating scales, etc.) in the fields of health and psychosocial sciences.
The full-text of the instruments are not included in the database; however, HaPI can be used to:
  • Discover what instrument exists;
  • Determine the availability of reliability and validity evidence;
  • Track the history of an instrument over time;
  • See what other instruments have already developed in your field of study;
  • Locate ordering information for a known instrument.

Information in the database is abstracted from hundreds of leading journals covering health sciences and psychosocial sciences. Additionally, instruments from Industrial/Organizational Behavior and Education are included.

Health and Wellness Resource Center
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, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. The material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.
 
Use this database to find articles on: Fitness, Pregnancy, Medicine, Nutrition, Diseases, Public Health, Occupational Health and Safety, Alcohol and Drug abuse, HMOs, Prescription Drugs, etc. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

HeritageQuest™ Online
HeritageQuest ™Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI® Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. This online database is an essential collection of unique material for both genealogical and historical researchers, with coverage dating back to the late 1700s. HeritageQuest™ Online includes all of the images, and extensive indexing, from the 1790 - 1930 U.S. federal censuses. It offers more than 20,000 book titles, including nearly 8,000 family histories and over 12,000 local histories. Additionally, there are more than 250 primary-source documents such as tax lists, city directories, probate records, and more.


LexisNexis® Academic 
LexisNexis Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options.

PAIS International
The PAIS International database from CSA contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed. PAIS International includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world.

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 12,665 titles, with over 9,745 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subjects areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.

Professional Collection
Full-text periodicals for teachers and school administrators.

PsycARTICLES®
Search the premier database from the American Psychological Association. Access nearly 50 top full-text psychology publications covering the disciplines of Human Physiology, Personality Psychology, Social Psychology, Educational Psychology, and more.
 
PsycINFO (R) contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.
 
This set explores what makes people "tick" from childhood to death. This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops and diminishes over time.
 
Southern Life
This database contains nearly 5 million full-text articles on topics that relate directly to Southern living, both past and present, including people, places, historical events and more.
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 


Social Science     Current Events/ Public Policy/ Law       Physical and Mental Health  
Multicultural/ International/ Historical

SOCIAL SCIENCE RELATED 

Proquest Central
Search full-text periodicals covering the social sciences.


Social Sciences Full Text
Covers the latest concepts, trends, opinions, theories, and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences.
 
PAIS International
The PAIS International database from CSA contains citations to journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference reports, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material, and more. Newspapers and newsletters are not indexed. PAIS International includes publications from over 120 countries throughout the world.


LexisNexis® Academic
LexisNexis Academic provides full-text documents from more than 5,600 news, business, legal, medical and reference international publications with a variety of flexible search options. .


ProQuest Newsstand

This collection includes coverage of 150+ major U.S. and international newspapers such as The New York Times, the Times of London, plus hundreds of other news sources and news wires found in ProQuest NewsstandTM. Additionally, there is full text coverage for some of the nation's larger city papers such as The Chicago Tribune, Los Angeles Times and the Baltimore Sun.

National Newspaper Index
From Gale Cengage Learning: National Newspaper Index provides quick access to the indexing of America's top five newspapers in one seamless search: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post. 


 PHYSICAL AND MENTAL HEALTH
 

PsycINFO®
PsycINFO® contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, and technical reports, as well as citations to dissertations, all in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines.


PsycArticles® 
Search the premier database from the American Psychological Association. Access nearly 50 top full-text psychology publications covering the disciplines of Human Physiology, Personality Psychology, Social Psychology, Educational Psychology, and more.


Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print  
Produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, the Mental Measurements Yearbook(tm) (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. All MMY entries contain descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and edited review(s) written by leading content area experts.

SAGE Psychology Collection covers such subjects as Applied Psychology, Assessment, Child Development, Clinical Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Counseling Psychology, Cross-Cultural Psychology, Cultural Psychology, Developmental Psychology, Educational Psychology, Environmental Psychology, Family Studies, Group Work, Industrial/Organizational Psychology, Language Acquisition, Latin American Studies, Learning Disabilities, Measurement, Neuropsychology, Personality, Philosophical Psychology, Psychiatry, Psychology of Diversity, School Psychology, Social Psychology, and Sociology of Race and Ethnicity.

ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
This link will search two ProQuest databases: 1) Health & Medical Complete, which is designed to serve a wide range of people who need health information -- from hospital administrators to medical professionals to consumers. The database provides coverage from leading health journals and essential medical journals in key medical specialties. 2) Health Module provides information on physical and mental health. Includes coverage of medical conditions, substance abuse, insurance, health policy and more.

 

Health & Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)   
From Behavioral Measurement Database Services: HaPI is a database that provides access to information on approximately 15,000 measurement instruments (i.e. questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, coding schemes, rating scales, etc.) in the fields of health and psychosocial sciences.
The full-text of the instruments are not included in the database; however, HaPI can be used to:
  • Discover what instrument exists;
  • Determine the availability of reliability and validity evidence;
  • Track the history of an instrument over time;
  • See what other instruments have already developed in your field of study;
  • Locate ordering information for a known instrument.

Information in the database is abstracted from hundreds of leading journals covering health sciences and psychosocial sciences. Additionally, instruments from Industrial/Organizational Behavior and Education are included.

Health and Wellness Resource Center
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, etc. Included are links to diet, cancer, and health assessment sites as well as government databases. The material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only. 

MULTICULTURAL /INTERNATIONAL /HISTORICAL

African American History Online
African-American History Online provides users with access to thousands of cross-referenced entries on African-American history. Users can search for entries by keyword or phrase. They can browse by topic and by time period—from eight historical periods relevant specifically to African-American history. In addition, Biographies can be browsed by Occupation, and Primary Sources by Type.


Global Issues in Context
Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues. Each of these gateway pages includes an overview, unique "perspectives" articles written by local experts, reference, periodical, primary source and statistical information. Rich multimedia - including podcasts, video, and interactive graphs - enhance each portal.

HeritageQuest™ Online (Genealogy)
From ProQuest: HeritageQuest ™ Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI® Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content. This online database is an essential collection of unique material for both genealogical and historical researchers, with coverage dating back to the late 1700s. HeritageQuest ™ Online includes all of the images, and extensive indexing, from the 1790 - 1930 U.S. federal censuses. It offers more than 20,000 book titles, including nearly 8,000 family histories and over 12,000 local histories. Additionally, there are more than 250 primary-source documents such as tax lists, city directories, probate records, and more.
 
Additional subject material may be found in the Multidisciplinary Databases
 
 
Health & Psychosocial Instruments (HaPI)   
From Behavioral Measurement Database Services: HaPI is a database that provides access to information on approximately 15,000 measurement instruments (i.e. questionnaires, interview schedules, checklists, coding schemes, rating scales, etc.) in the fields of health and psychosocial sciences.
The full-text of the instruments are not included in the database; however, HaPI can be used to:
  • Discover what instrument exists;
  • Determine the availability of reliability and validity evidence;
  • Track the history of an instrument over time;
  • See what other instruments have already developed in your field of study;
  • Locate ordering information for a known instrument.

Information in the database is abstracted from hundreds of leading journals covering health sciences and psychosocial sciences. Additionally, instruments from Industrial/Organizational Behavior and Education are included.

LearningExpress Library 
LearningExpress Library is a comprehensive, 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. Several Praxis II tests are a part of this collection.

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print

Produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, the Mental Measurements Yearbook(tm) (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. All MMY entries contain descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and edited review(s) written by leading content area experts.


Testing and Education Reference Center
Prepare for the GED; CLEP; Dantes; civil service and military entrance exams; licensing tests for law enforcement, real estate, the postal service, and many other fields; plus college and graduate school admissions exams. Several Praxis I practice tests are also available here.