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- Academic Search Premier
Full text for nearly 4,600 scholarly publications, including full text for more than 3,500 peer-reviewed journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study and offers information dating as far back as 1975.
- Academic OneFile
Academic OneFile contains peer-reviewed, full-text articles from leading scholarly journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the sciences, technology, medicine, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Provides access to over 5,000 journals; updated daily.
- SIRS Knowledge Source
Full text articles and internet resources on social issues, science, history, government, the arts and humanities.
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- CQ Researcher
Explores a single "hot" issue in the news in depth each week. Topics range from social and teen issues to environment, health, education and science and technology.
- Opposing Viewpoints In Context
One-stop source for information on social issues . Includes articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.
- Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals, covering all subjects and many languages
- Global Issues in Context
Global Issues in Context focuses on broad issues, such as war, genocide, terrorism, human rights, poverty, famine, globalization, world trade, nuclear proliferation, and global warming, as well as more specific events and topics in the news that are related to these broader issues. It also includes detailed information on nations to provide a foundation for cross-cultural studies and, International periodicals and news sources that bring additional insight and currency.
GREENR (Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources) is an interdisciplinary database dedicated to sustainability, green technologies and the environment. GREENR allows navigation by issue, organization and country, and includes refereed case studies, articles from academic journals and magazines, news, statistics, podcasts, and more. Coverage includes science, international studies, business, law, politics and other disciplines.
- Alt-Press Watch
A 100% full-text database of over 170 newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press.
- MasterFILE Premier
MasterFILE Premier provides full text for magazines, reference books, primary source documents, and images, with full-text information dating as far back as 1975.
- Credo Reference
Use Credo Reference to search and access almost 600 high-quality encyclopedias and dictionaries and other reference works in a wide variety of subject areas.
- Oxford Reference
Combines rich and scholarly resources with authoritative quick-reference coverage of a broad range of topics. Includes over 340 dictionaries, encyclopedias, and companion guides to a range of disciplines.
- Oxford English Dictionary
Online access to the 20-volume Second Edition of the Oxford English Dictionary and the three Additions Series volumes, plus between one and two thousand new and revised entries every quarter.
- Merriam Webster Online Dictionary
Merriam-Webster provides a free online dictionary, thesaurus, audio pronunciations, Word of the Day, word games, and other English language resources.
- Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.