This is a complete list of the e-resources available to the Phillips Academy community. The e-resources listed here are available on and off campus unless otherwise noted. To access resources off campus, you will need your Phillips Academy ID number and a Library PIN. You can get a PIN by visiting the OWHL, or by “resetting” your password online if you have a valid email address on file. If you need help resetting your password, please see this tutorial.
If you know the name of the database you would like to use, select the appropriate letter below. If you are unsure which resource would be most useful for your research project, an instructional librarian would be happy to assist you.
ABI/INFORM Global (Proquest): One of the most comprehensive business databases on the market. It includes in-depth coverage for over 3,040 publications, with more than 2,060 available in full text.
Academic One File (Gale): Contains 8,000 academic journals, the majority in full-text. In addition it contains hundreds of podcasts and transcripts from NPR, CNN, and the CBC.
Academic Search Elite (Ebsco): Contains full text for more than 2,100 journals, including more than 1,700 peer-reviewed titles. This multi-disciplinary database covers virtually every area of academic study.
Access Science: Gathers and synthesizes vast amounts of information, and organizes it to give you fast, easy and accurate access to authoritative articles in all major areas of science and technology.
Accessible Archives: Rich, comprehensive material found in leading historic periodicals and books with eyewitness accounts of historical events, vivid descriptions of daily life, editorial observations, commerce as seen through advertisements and genealogical records.
African American Studies Center (Oxford): Provides students, scholars and librarians with more than 8,000 articles by top scholars in the field.
African-American History Online (Facts on File): Features thousands of cross-referenced entries, covering the entire spectrum of African-American history over the past 500 years.
Alexander Street: Provides material across all relevant musical genres—American, world, classical, and jazz.
America at War Online (Facts on File): Provides a clear understanding- through videos, words and pictures- of the violent confrontations that have shaped U.S. history.
America’s Historical Newspapers Series: 1690-1922 (Newsbank): Search using either the timeline or topic search to easily find news and eyewitness accounts and pro/con articles of events, issues and daily life in the colonies or during the Revolutionary War, westward expansion, the Civil War, Reconstruction, industrialization, and World War I.
American History Online (Facts on File): Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history, highlighting the important people and events of the American experience.
American Indian History Online (Facts on File): Offers more than 15,000 years of culture and history through event and topic entries, biographies,images and videos maps and charts, legends, primary source and timelines.
American Music (Alexander Street): A history database that allows people to hear and feel the music from America’s past.The database includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, and cowboys.
American National Biography Online (Oxford): Offers portraits of more than 17,400 men and women — from all eras and walks of life — whose lives have shaped the nation.
American Periodicals (Proquest): Contains over 1,100 periodicals that first began publishing between 1740 and 1940, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children’s and women’s magazines, and many other historically-significant periodicals.
American Women’s History Online (Facts on File): Covers the important people, events, legislation, and issues relevant to the study of women’s history in the United States.
Ancient and Medieval History Online (Facts on File): Explores the pre-modern world with in-depth focus on Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Europe, the Americas, and Asia complete with more than 130 videos.
Annals of American History (Britannica): Online access to original source documents from U.S. history.
Artemis Primary Sources (Gale): Search across 19th Century US Newspapers, Liberty Magazine Historical Archives 1924-50, Smithsonian Collections, The Illustrated London News Historical Archive, 1842-2003 and The Times Digital Archive, 1785-2009. Select one database or all.
ARTSTOR: A digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes.
Biography in Context (Gale): Delivers outstanding research support with 600,000+ biographical entries — on more than 528,000 individuals — spanning history and geography.
Biology Database (Proquest): Search full-text journals in the life sciences.
Biomes of the Earth Online (Facts on File): Provides a broad understanding of the Earth’s biodiversity, the factors the influence it and the future dangers that face the planet.
Bloom’s Literature (Facts on File): Examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature.
Books and Authors (Gale): Readers can use this database to enhance the experience of the book they are reading; dig deeper into its themes and origins; or learn how the author’s life and times contributed to the work. Developed by a team of genre experts, it delivers up-to-date, reliable information not found in the random and unverified results of the Web.
Boston Globe (Proquest): Boston news and events.
Boston Herald (Ebsco): Boston news and events.
Britannica Academic: Contains video collections, timelines, country comparisons, notable quotations, World data, and a gateway to the classics.
Britannica School Edition: Plus read-aloud at all levels and translation for over 50 languages.
Business Collection (Gale): Searches nearly 4,000 leading business & trade publications including content from Predicasts Overview of Markets & Technology (PROMT), a premier multi-industry database.
Business Insights : Essentials (Gale): Research and analyze companies and industries around the world.
Business Source Premier (Ebsco): The industry’s most used business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. This database provides full text back to 1886 and searchable cited references.
Canadian Newsstream (ProQuest): Offers unparalleled access to the full text of over 190 Canadian newspapers from Canada’s leading publishers.
Chelsea House Biographies Online (Facts on File): Features full-length biographies of contemporary and historical personalities from around the world along with useful resources for writing reports.
Chicago Manual of Style Online: Completely searchable and easy to use. It provides recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices for the digital age. Now offering the full contents of the 17th and 16th editions.
CIAO-Columbia International Affairs Online: The most comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. It publishes a wide range of scholarship from 1991. All sections of CIAO are updated monthly.
Classical Music Library (Alexander Street): Coverage includes music written from the earliest times (e.g. Gregorian Chant) to the present, including many contemporary composers. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera.
Classroom Video, Powered by Films on Demand (Facts on File): Provides high schools with unlimited access to thousands of full-length videos and clips on core-curriculum topics.
The Cold War: Global Perspectives on East-West Tensions, 1945-1991 (Newsbank): Translated sources and analysis from around the world providing comprehensive coverage of the conflict that drove global politics from the end of World War II to the early 1990s.
Computing Database (Proquest): 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.
Contemporary World Music (Alexander Street): This database delivers the sounds of all regions from every continent. It contains important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and many others.
CQ Researcher: 1923 to the Present: Created and hosted by CQ Press, the CQ Press Electronic Library (CQEL) is the definitive reference resource for research in American government, politics, history, public policy, and current affairs.
Credo Reference: Credo Reference is a leading provider of reference services for libraries and information centers.
Criminal Justice Collection (Gale): Brings together information from over 250 journals on law, law enforcement, terrorism, homeland security, forensic science, crime scene investigation, policy development, and much more.
Culinary Arts Collection (Gale): Offers more than 5 million articles from more than 250 major cooking and nutrition magazines, as well as reference source content.
Current History: The oldest US publication devoted exclusively to contemporary international affairs. Each issue focuses on a single region or topic, including annual issues on China and East Asia, Russia and Eurasia, the Middle East, Latin America, and South and Southeast Asia.
Curriculum Resource Center (Facts on File): Provides a library of printable teacher-handout material for the middle, high school, and junior college curriculum.
Daily Life Through History (ABC-CLIO): Combining three rich databases to provide a comprehensive, cross-disciplinary resource that supports history, social studies, English, and language students, Daily Life Online moves seamlessly from past to present, providing context for contemporary life.
Dictionary of National Biography (Oxford) An illustrated collection of more than 57,000 specially written biographies of the men and women from around the world who shaped all aspects of Britain’s past.
eBook Central: (ProQuest) eBooks from scholarly sources, including University Presses and other top publishers.
Education Database (ProQuest): gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education.
Educator’s Reference Complete (Gale): A selection of academic journals, full-text reports, and premier reference sources that focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.
Encyclopaedia Universalis: The largest French-language encyclopedic resource online provides access to more than 38,000 articles including exclusive articles weekly and monthly dossiers to understand the issues and problems of our times.
Energy and the Environment Online (Facts on File): Examines the history, technology, science, and environmental and social implications associated with the production of energy.
Environmental Studies and Policy Collection (Gale): A digital resource that answers inquiries about environmental concerns with coverage of more than 5.4 million articles from more than 300 journals and reference books.
ERIC – Education Resource Information Center (Ebsco): Provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.
Essential Chemistry Online (Facts on File): Describes the fundamental aspects of chemistry through accessible language, original videos, and concrete, real-life examples.
Europa World Plus: Renowned as one of the world’s leading reference works, covering political and economic information in more than 250 countries and territories.
Expanded Academic ASAP (Gale): From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers – many with full text and images! 1980 to present.
Exploring Career Clusters Online (Facts on File): Covers 16 broad occupational catogories, offering information on more than 300 jobs through engaging videos and narrative.
Ferguson’s Career Guidance Center (Facts on File): Provides profiles of nearly 3,400 jobs and 94 industries, invaluable advice on career skills, thousands of resources entries and more.
The Financial Times Access only on campus: One of the world’s leading global business publications, the Financial Times has been providing economic news on a daily basis since 1888.
Gale Virtual Reference Library: Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.
Gardening, Landscape, and Horticulture Collection (Gale): Serves horticultural enthusiasts of all levels with more than 3.6 million articles from more than 100 journals, as well as more than 20 reference titles.
General Reference Center Gold (Gale): A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources – newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.
General Onefile (Gale): A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources – newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, and hobbies.
Genes and Disease Online (Facts on File): Describes what scientists know and what they hope to learn in the future about the mysteries of genetic disease, complete with videos.
Genetics and Evolution Online (Facts on File): Provides up-to-date research on key issues in the field of biology through informative narrative and engaging video and image galleries.
Global Exploration Online (Facts on File): Details the wonders, anxieties, and achievement of explorers throughout world history with engaging text, videos, and maps.
Global Issues in Context (Gale): Offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics and current events.
Global Warming Online (Facts on File): Covers the important climatic issues that need to be addressed to understand global warming, from fossil fuels to changing ecosystems.
Great Empires of the Past Online (Facts on File): Narrates the stories of the most important empires in world history, exploring their rise and fall, key events, daily life and more.
Green File (Ebsco): 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 the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national groups.
Green Technology Online (Facts on File): Presents an in-depth look at the Earth’s increasing environment problems and the methods for restoring the environment.
HarpWeek – Harper’s Weekly (1857-1912): Enables users to directly experience the richness and historical significance of Harper’s Weekly, America’s leading 19th century illustrated newspaper.
Health & Wellness Resource Center (Gale): Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac’s award-winning Health Reference Center.
Health and Medical Collection (Proquest): An online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundred’s of today’s significant science topics.
Health Reference Center (Facts on File): Gives clear and comprehensive information on conditions and diseases, health and wellness, mental health, and the human body.
Health Source: Consumer Edition (Ebsco): This database is the richest collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (Ebsco): This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines.
Historical Newspapers (Proquest): Search and read full text articles over 25 historical newspapers:
- The Atlanta Constitution (1868-1984)
- Atlanta Daily World (1931-2003)
- The Baltimore Afro-American (1893-1988)
- The Baltimore Sun (1837-1987)
- The Boston Globe (1872-1984)
- Chicago Defender (1909-1975)
- Chicago Tribune (1849-1992)
- The Christian Science Monitor (1908-2003)
- Cleveland Call and Post (1934-1991)
- Detroit Free Press (1831-1922)
- The Guardian and The Observer (1791-2003)
- Hartford Courant (1764-1990)
- Indianapolis Star (1903-1922)
- The Irish Times and The Weekly Irish Times (1859-2015)
- Los Angeles Sentinel (1934-2005)
- Los Angeles Times (1881-1989)
- New York Amsterdam News (1922-1993)
- New York Times (1851-2013)
- New York Tribune (1841-1922)
- Norfolk Journal and Guide (1916-2003)
- Philadelphia Tribune (1912-2001)
- Pittsburgh Courier (1911-2002)
- San Francisco Chronicle (1865-1922)
- The Scotsman (1817-1950)
- The Times of India (1838-2007)
- The Wall Street Journal (1889-1999)
- The Washington Post (1877-1999)
Hospitality, Tourism, and Leisure Collection (Gale): With content from industry journals, travel guides (some Fodor’s guides are included) and magazines this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field.
The Human Body: How it Works Online (Facts on File): Investigates the systems and process of the human body, from the organ systems to cells through engaging text and original videos.
Illustrated London News Archive: 1842-2003 (Gale): Researchers can search through the complete digital archive , using keyword searching and hit-term highlighting to retrieve full facsimile images of either a specific article or a complete page.
Immigrations, Migrations and Refugees: Global Perspectives, 1941-1996 (Newsbank): Translated and English-language radio and television broadcasts, newspapers, periodicals, government documents and books providing global insight on immigration in the mid-to-late 20th century.
InfoTrac K-12 Student Edition (Gale): Discover periodicals and reference source content that supports high school research.
International Newsstream (ProQuest): Provides content from more than 660 of the world’s top newspapers, including The Times (London), The Bangkok Post, El Norte, Financial Times, The Guardian, Jerusalem Post, South China Morning Post, The Daily Telegraph, Asian Wall Street Journal, and the BBC Monitoring series of publications.
Issues & Controversies (Facts on File): Helps researchers understand the crucial issues we face today, exploring more than 800 hot topics in business, politics, government, education, and popular culture.
Issues & Controversies in American History (Facts on File): Builds a deeper understanding of how historical events have shaped our nation by exploring the key players and the battles they fought.
Journal Finder: A list of the journals available in the OWHL’s e-resources, print, and microform holdings.
JSTOR: It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials valuable for academic work.
Kanopy: Stream over 26,000 films, including must-see classic films from The Criterion Collection, documentaries from The Great Courses and PBS, and indie or world cinema sourced from award-winning filmmakers across the globe.
Latin American News Digest: Provides a wide spectrum coverage of news and commentary, produced by Latin Americans, for Latin Americans.
The Latino American Experience (ABC-CLIO): A full-text digital resource exploring the history and culture of U.S. Latinos. It is the first-ever full-text database focusing on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States.
LexisNexis Scholastic: This powerful resource provides access to full-text newspapers, journals, court cases,the Congressional Record, business dossiers, and more.
Life in America Online (Facts on File): Offers a fascinating glimpse into the social history of the nation, covering everything from food to pastimes in nine different eras.
Liberty Magazine 1924-1950 (Gale): A Weekly for Everybody was founded in 1924. From its inception, it set out to make the magazine more topical, daring and exciting than any competitors. Information was presented in a style heavily influenced by the emerging motion picture industry and focused on the most sensational and popular issues.
The Literary Encyclopedia: An expanding global literary reference work written by over 2000 specialists from universities around the world, and currently provides more than 5100 authoritative profiles of authors, works and literary and historical topics.
Literary Reference Center Plus (Ebsco): LRC is a comprehensive database that combines information from over 1,000 books and monographs, major literary encyclopedias and reference works, hundreds of literary journals, and unique sources not available anywhere else.
Literature Resource Center (Gale): Up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines.
London Times Digital Archives: 1785 – 2009 (Gale): Researchers can search through the complete digital edition of The Times (London), using keyword searching and hit-term highlighting to retrieve full facsimile images of either a specific article or a complete page.
The Map as History : 220 animated maps for a better understanding of history.
Massachusetts History Online (Gale): Contains full-text articles gathered from almost 50 sources that directly relate to MA history.
MasterFILE Premier (Ebsco): This multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975.
Medline (Ebsco): Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing.
Modern World History Online (Facts on File): Covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history from the mid 15th century to the present.
The Nation Archive (EBSCO): Contains thousands of historic articles, editorials, letters, reviews, poems, and puzzles dating back to the magazine’s first issue from July 6, 1865. The archive includes perspectives on news, politics, and culture from writers, artists, novelists, and playwrights.
Nature: Nature is a weekly international journal publishing the finest peer-reviewed research in all fields of science and technology on the basis of its originality, importance, interdisciplinary interest, timeliness, accessibility, elegance and surprising conclusions.
Naxos Music Library (ALWAYS LOGOUT): NML is the world’s largest online classical music library. Currently, it offers streaming access to more than 34,800 CDs with more than 495,400 tracks. On average, 500 new CDs are added to the library every month.
Naxos Music Library: Jazz (ALWAYS LOGOUT): An enormous range of specialist repertoire not available from other online sources.
The New Republic Archive (EBSCO): The New Republic, founded in 1914, is America’s leading journal of opinion on politics and the arts. The New Republic Archive presents insights from a variety of viewpoints on topics such as politics, foreign policy, culture, current events, the arts, and much more.
New York Times : Current (Gale): Search the full text of The New York Times (starting in 1995).
New York Times Historical Newspapers 1851 – 2007 (Proquest): Offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
Newspaper Source (Ebsco): Newspaper Source provides selected full text for 25 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. The database also contains full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 200 regional (U.S.) newspapers.
Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers (Gale): With digital facsimile images of both full pages and clipped articles for hundreds of 19th century U.S. newspapers and advanced searching capabilities, researchers will be able to research history in ways previously unavailable. For each issue, the newspaper is captured from cover-to-cover, providing access to every article, advertisement and illustration.
NoveList K-8 Plus: Fiction and narrative nonfiction recommendations aimed at young readers through 8th grade.
NoveList Plus: Fiction and narrative nonfiction recommendations for readers of all ages.
Nursing and Allied Health Collection (Ebsco): With full-text access to nearly 100 journals, this database is an asset to medical researchers, medical assistants and nursing students.
Nursing Resource Center (Gale): Brings together respected medical titles and provides authoritative information written in accessible language for students completing research papers, class assignments, and those preparing for their clinical experiences as they learn how to care for and treat patients.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale): An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today’s hottest social issues.
Oxford Dictionaries Online: (NOT AVAILABLE OFF-CAMPUS) A guide to the meaning, history and pronunciation of over half a million words.
Oxford Islamic Studies Center: This authoritative, dynamic resource brings together the best current scholarship in the field for students, government officials, and librarians to foster an understanding of the Islamic world.
Oxford Music Online: This gateway offers users the ability, for the first time ever, to access and cross-search multiple music reference resources in one location. Access to Grove Music Online, Companion to Music and Dictionary to Music is also available.
Oxford Reference Online: Offers coverage of a broad range of subjects: everything from General Reference, Language and Quotations to Science and Medicine, and from Humanities and Social Science to Business and Professional.
Palgrave Dictionary of Economics: A dynamic, updated resource serving the information needs of a new generation of economists.
Physics in Action Online (Facts on File): Explores the absorbing science of matter and energy , from matter’s smallest to the immense forces that move continents.
Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection (Gale): This collection includes over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine, providing researchers with access to topics discussed in the field, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and many more.
The Plant World Online (Facts on File): Explores the most interesting aspects of plant biology, with a focus on the interrelationships between plants and humans.
Pop Culture Universe (ABC-CLIO): It is not only a fun way to learn about the history of some of our favorite people, places, and things, it’s also a great way to learn about America’s past and the influence that popular culture has had on our world today.
PressDisplay (3 users): Provides a global perspective on the world’s events, by delivering a wide range of publications to readers while at the library, at home and away.
Professional Development Collection (Ebsco): Provides full text for more than 500 high-quality education journals including Booklist, Education, Education Week, Journal of Education, School Library Journal, and many others.
Project Muse: A unique collaboration between libraries and publishers, providing 100% full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to a comprehensive selection of prestigious humanities and social sciences journals.
ProQuest K-12: A single search for the following databases: Biology; Canadian Newsstream; Computing; Education; International Newsstream; Psychology; Religion; Research Library; Science; Social Science; and US Newsstream.
Psychology Database (Proquest): With complete full-text coverage from top psychology and related publications, this database meets the needs of both students and mental-health professionals.
Reference Universe: Reference Universe searches deeply into the indexes of electronic and print reference works in OWHL.
Regional Business News (Ebsco): This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Religion Database (Proquest): Search a comprehensive collection of journals covering religious issues and perspectives, including religious news and information, commentary on topics of general interest from the perspective of a particular religion, and formal theological studies.
Research Library (Proquest): Search for coverage of a broad range of subjects including arts, business, children, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, and women’s interests.
Science in Context (Gale): An online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundred’s of today’s significant science topics.
Science Database (Proquest): Search full text and images for the leading periodicals in science and technology. Subject coverage includes computers, engineering, physics, telecommunications, and transportation.
Science Magazine Online (AAAS): Online edition of Science (1997-Present) and the Science Classic (1880-1996) digital archive.
Science Online (Facts on File): Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive essays, videos, diagrams, definitions, biographies, and experiments.
ScienceDirect (Elsevier): It contains over 25% of the world’s science, technology and medicine full-text and bibliographic book and journal information. Full text articles are available from 2004 to the present.
Scientific American Archive Online: 1993-Present: The archive currently contains the entire editorial contents of Scientific American Magazine, from January 1993 through to the present.
Smithsonian Collections Online and Magazines 1970 – 2010 (Gale): This resource combines rare nineteenth and twentieth century archival materials on such topics as World’s Fairs and trade literature and is paired with modern Smithsonian Magazine and Air & Space Magazine backfiles to present unique and comprehensive insight into history, science, nature, the arts, innovation, technology, and world culture.
Social Science Database (Proquest):Search full-text periodicals covering the social sciences.
Sources In U.S. History: American Revolution (Gale):This digital archive documents the revolution and war that created the United States of America, from the earliest protests in 1765 through the peace treaty of 1783.
Sources In U.S. History: Civil War (Gale):This digital archive documents the war that transformed America, ending slavery and unifying the nation around the principles of freedom.
Sources In U.S. History: Slavery in America (Gale): This digital archive provides access to a wide variety of documents-personal narratives, pamphlets, addresses, political speeches, monographs, sermons, plays, songs, poetic and fictional works published between the 17th and late 19th centuries.
Spanish Reference Center (Britannica): Includes Encicopedia Moderna, a reference collection for high school and college students.
Streaming Video (Facts on File) Access only on campus: A comprehensive streaming video subscription service for high schools, featuring unlimited access to more than 5,000 educational programs that can be viewed in class or at the library.
The Times (of London) Digital Archive: 1785 – 2009 (Gale): Researchers can search through the complete digital edition of The Times (London), using keyword searching and hit-term highlighting to retrieve full facsimile images of either a specific article or a complete page.
Today’s Science (Facts on File): Explains important developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics, and technology. Students are provided with information in context, clearly explained and abundantly illustrated, so they can see new advances not as inexplicable wonders, but as resulting from the application of the same concepts and principles of investigation (the scientific method) that they are learning about in simpler form in the classroom.
Top Careers with a Two-Year Degree (Facts on File): Covers the many in-demand careers in various industries that require only an associate’s degree, plus tips for job success and financial aid.
U.S. History in Context (Gale): An online experience for those seeking information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History.
US Newsstream (ProQuest): Enables users to search over 900 of the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s featuring newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites.
Vogue Archive: A complete searchable archive of American Vogue, from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images.
The Wall Street Journal(Proquest): Search the full text starting in 1984.
The Wall Street Journal Historical Newpapers 1889 – 1993 (Proquest): Offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
The Washington Post 1996-Present (Proquest): Search the full text starting in 1996.
The Washington Post Historical Newspapers 1877 – 1993 (Proquest): Offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
World and I Online: A cross-curriculum resource encompasses a broad range of article including full contents since 1986, weekly Spanish and ESL Programs throughout the academic year.
The World Almanac Online (Facts on File): Offers access to essential statistics on hundreds of topics in a searchable format with a wealth of content not available anywhere else.
World Cat (OCLC): OCLC Online Union Catalog offers more than 67 million bibliographic records–representing 400 languages–and holdings information vital for collection development, cataloging, authority control, and retrospective conversion services.
World Data Analyst (Britannica): Current and historical statistics on the countries of the world.
World Geography & Culture (Facts on File): Facilitates the study of countries, U.S.; states, places, peoples, and geography concepts and skills through a global approach.
World History in Context (Gale): An online experience for those seeking information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in world history.
World History: Modern Era (ABC-CLIO): Covering history from the Renaissance to today, this database is the latest update of the reference standard of electronic history reference materials for students and researchers seeking accurate, authoritative, and comprehensive materials on modern history.
World News Digest (Facts on File): Brings together and enhances more than seven decades of news.
World Religions Online (Facts on File): Explores religion and spirituality in an unbiased manner, from the ceremonies of the first practitioners to the rituals of today.
Writer’s Reference Center (Facts on File): Provides the essential one-stop online reference for writers, with all the tools necessary to write and research effectively.
Your Government: How it Works Online (Facts on File): Introduces readers to the major branches and key players of the federal government through captivating videos, image and text.