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Title/Provider Brief Information
and Subjects
ABI/INFORM Collection; Proquest - Business
Includes: ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline

Provides abstracts and full text of scholarly, trade, and professional business publications. Covers both US and international titles.
business more
Academic OneFile; Gale/Cengage - General Topics

Search 8,000 academic journals in all disciplines plus the New York Times and podcasts and transcripts from NPR, CNN and others. Courtesy MBLC & MLS
general subjects more
Academic Search Premier; EBSCO - General Topics

An important resource for many academic subjects including the social sciences, humanities, education and more. It includes full text and abstracts for thousands of academic journals.

general subjects more

Accounting, Tax and Banking Collection; Proquest

Covers 2,200 titles in accounting, auditing, taxation, and financial management information. Provides the IASB, AICPA, and FASB accounting standards.

accounting; business more

ACM Digital Library; ACM

Provides full-text access to articles published in ACM (Association for Computing Machinery) since 1947. Particularly useful for Computer Science and Sciences.

computer science;

ACS Journals; ACS

ACS Journals provides abstracts and full text for journals and magazines from the American Chemical Society.

chemistry; sciences;
journal collection

Advertising Redbooks; Red Books LLC

Detailed profiles of over 13,000 US and international advertising agencies, including business classification, agency of record, specialization, breakdown of gross billings by media, contact information for agency personnel, and more. Limited to one user.

business; arts and sciences

African American Newspapers; Readex

Chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience, African American Newspapers, Series 1, features 280 newspapers from 35 states, including many rare and historically significant 19th-century titles. These titles published for or by African Americans constitute valuable primary sources for researchers exploring such diverse disciplines as cultural, literary and social history; ethnic studies and more. Beginning with Freedom’s Journal (NY)—the first African American newspaper published in the United States—the titles in this groundbreaking series include The Colored Citizen (KS), Arkansas State Press, Rights of All (NY), Wisconsin Afro-American, New York Age, L'Union (LA), Northern Star and Freeman’s Advocate (NY), Richmond Planet, Cleveland Gazette, The Appeal (MN) and hundreds of others from every region of the U.S.

history; general subjects; arts and sciences; social sciences more

AgeLine; EBSCO

AgeLine is the premier source for the literature of social gerontology and includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy. AgeLine also includes information for professionals working in aging-related fields and for consumers.

aging; health sciences; social sciences more

AGRICOLA; National Agriculture Library

AGRICOLA is a catalog and index to the holdings of the National Agricultural Library (NAL), with links to many full text records on all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines.


AHFS; American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists,. It includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers. This content is updated monthly.

health sciences  

AIP Complete; AIP

AIP Complete provides abstracts and full text for journals and magazines from the American Institute of Physics.

sciences more

America: History and Life; EBSCO

One of the main databases for the study of American History, it includes abstracts of scholarly journal articles, books, and dissertations on the history of the United States and Canada from prehistoric times to the present. Journal articles date as far back as 1895. Limited full-text. See Historical Abstracts, America: History & Life’s companion database for coverage of the rest of the world from 1450 on.

North American history;
social sciences

America's Historical Imprints; Readex

Contains primary source materials in three collections:

history; arts and sciences; social sciences more

American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection: Series 1 (1684-1820)
American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection: Series 2 (1821-1837)

Digital access to the American Antiquarian Society's (AAS) collection of American periodicals published between 1684 and 1837.

history; arts and sciences; social sciences  

American Broadsides and Ephemera; Readex

Provides over 30,000 digitized images from the collections of the American Antiquarian Society dating from 1749 to 1900. Types of materials include: trading cards, ballads, political notices, concert and theater programs, advertisements, poems, confessions of criminals, etc. Full-text, primary sources.

history; arts and sciences; social sciences more

American Doctoral Dissertations; EBSCO

This free research database indexes thoundands of theses and dissertations accepted by American universities from 1902 to the present and provides links to full text, when available.

arts and sciences; sciences; social sciences  

American History in Video; Alexander Street Press

Provides streaming video of newsreels, documentaries, and archival and public affairs footage, related to American history.

videos; history; arts and humanities; social sciences more

American Periodicals, 1740-1940; Proquest

American Periodicals Series includes digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the dawn of the 20th century. Titles range from Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine and America's first scientific journal, Medical Repository; popular magazines such as Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal; regional and niche publications; and groundbreaking journals like The Dial, Puck, and McClure's.

general subjects

The American West; Adam Matthew Digital

This is a collection of digitized primary sources from the 1800’s related to the American West from the Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana at the Newberry Library, Chicago. It includes materials such as the papers of early settlers and explorers, gold rush accounts, city directories, railroad company records, travel journals, store catalogs, and ranch accounts, contemporary newspapers and posters, and documents pertaining to Native American history and culture. Full-text.

history; arts and sciences; social sciences more

Art Abstracts; EBSCO

Art Abstracts provides research information on fine, decorative, and commercial art, including photography, folk art, film and architecture. It features indexing and abstracts for over 680 periodicals, including 360 peer-reviewd journals, from 1972-present. In addition, it provides indexing and abstracts for over 14,000 art dissertations and over 210,000 art reproductions.

arts and humanities

Art Index Retrospective; EBSCO

Index of historical literature on a variety of art topics from the years 1929 to 1984, containing hundreds of titles from feature articles, interviews, film reviews, book reviews, bibliographies, exhibition listings, conference reports, anthologies, and editorials.

art; arts and sciences more

Arts and Humanities Citation Index: 1988-present - see Web of Science; Thomson

Part of Web of Science Core Colletion, the Arts & Humanities Citation Index provides citations to over 1,200 journals in various arts and humanities disciplines from 1985-Present. It also offers citation analysis. Updated weekly.

arts and humanities more

Arts & Humanities Database; Proquest

Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies - journal articles.

arts and humanities  


Contains more than 1.9 million high-quality digital images for educational and research use. In addition to reproductions of a wide range of works of art and architecture from all times and places throughout the world, the collection also contains photographs and other images useful for study in many disciplines in the humanities and social sciences. Updated continually.

arts and humanities

Asian American Drama; ASP

This edition of Asian American Drama contains 252 plays by 42 playwrights, together with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. Some 50% of these plays have never been published before. The database also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays.

theatre; arts and humanities more

Asian & European Business Collection; Proquest

This database provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines.


Australia & New Zealand Database; Proquest

This database includes ongoing full-text academic journals published in Australia and New Zealand. The subjects cover major areas of study, including business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities.

general subjects