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MAS Ultra - School Edition; EBSCO

Provides full-text access to over 500 popular general interest and current events periodicals since 1975 with daily updates. Particularly useful for high school students.

high school level database;
general subjects; social sciences

Mass Observation Online; AMD

Provides the extensive digitized version of the Mass Observation Archive. Mass Observation was a British social science organization that studied the everyday lives of people in Britain from the 1930's through the mid-century.

social sciences more

MasterFile Premier; EBSCO

This general, multidisciplinary database contains full text magazines and journals, primary source documents, photographs, maps, and flags.

general subjects more

MathSciNet; AMS
See: EBSCOhost

Provides access to the world’s mathematical literature from the American Mathematical Society (AMS) since the 1940s with monthly updates. It is not full-text. Particularly useful for Mathematics and Sciences.


Medieval Family Life;AMD

Provides digitized images of the five major existing Medieval English family letter collections. Includes images of the original letters and fully searchable transcriptions of the printed letters where available. Also includes a chronology, family trees, and an interactive map. Full-text.

arts and humanities; social sciences more


Created by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), the MEDLINE databases uses Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) consisting of sets of terms in a hierarchical structure which allows users to search at various levels of specificity. Cointains over 1,400 full text journals. Updated daily.

medicine; nursing;
health sciences

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print; EBSCO

Includes descriptive information on commercially published tests and instruments, as well as edited reviews. This resource serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language.

reference tools; social sciences more

Mergent Online Premium
Mergent Archive - access to archival Corporate and Municipal Manuals, Country Reports, and Key Business Ratios

Screen and find financial information on US and international companies including downloadable financials, equity & industry reports, annual reports, filings, current & historical bond/long term debt, etc. plus new Economic tab with 550 economic variables

Click Search Mergent Archives to search and view D&B Industry Norms & Key Business Ratios from 1979 to the present. See D&B Key Business Ratios for greater options for recent years.

business more

Middle East & Africa Database; Proquest

Ongoing full-text academic journals published in Middle Eastern and African countries. The subjects cover major areas of study, including business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities.

general subjects  

Middle Search Plus; EBSCO

Provides full-text access to a collection of magazines, reference books, pamphlets, book reviews, and encyclopedias since 1984 with weekly updates. Particularly useful for middle school students.

middle school level database;
general subjects; social sciences

Military & Government Collection; EBSCO

Comprised of full text magazine and newspaper articles on national/international policy and politics, public administration, political science, international relationships, national and global security, law enforcement, and the military branches.

criminal justice; military science; social sciences more

Military Database; Proquest

A full-text database supported by a specialized A&I file. Covers comprehensive scholarly output, managed by an expert editorial team overseeing content selection and indexing supported by a controlled vocabulary.

military science; social sciences  

MLA International Bibliography; MLA/EBSCO
MLA Directory of Periodicals; MLA/EBSCO

Essential research database for all aspects of modern lanugages and literature. It contains more than 2.7 million records from books, journals, dissertations and scholarly web sites.

language and literature;
arts and humanities


Current stock information. One user only at a time.

bonds; companies; mutual funds;

Music and Performing Arts; ASP

Music & Performing Arts combines audio and video that spans all time periods, hundreds of thousands of seminal artists, composers, choreographers, and ensembles to provide an unparalleled learning environment for the teaching of music. SSU subscribes to the following collections: Music Online: African American Music Reference, Music Online: American Music, Music Online: Classical Music Library, Music Online: Classical Music Reference Library, Music Online: Classical Scores Library, Dance Online: Dance in Video, Music Online: Jazz Music Library, Music Online: Popular Music Library, Music Online: Contemporary World Music, Music Online: Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries, Music Online: The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music

music; arts and humanities more

Music Index EBSCO

Indexes articles from more than 705 international music periodicals on all aspects of classical & popular music. 1970-present. Updated regularly.

music; arts and humanities more

Music Online: African American Music Reference; Alexander Street Press

African American Music Reference, a resource under development, brings together reference texts, biographies, chronologies, sheet music, images, lyrics, liner notes, and discographies which chronicle the diverse history and culture of the African American experience through music. Coverage includes blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrels, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical

music; arts and humanities more

Music Online: American Music, ASP

Music Online: American Music is 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. Included in the database are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests and more.

music; arts and humanities more

Music Online: Classical Music Library; Alexander Street Press

Part of Music Online, Classical Music Lirbary is a streaming music service containing over 1 million tracks of American and European classical music.

music audio database;
arts and humanities

Music Online: Classical Music Reference Library; Alexander Street Press

Classical Music Reference Library brings together a variety of essential reference materials, spanning the entire history of Western classical music, in a unified online database. Included are the authoritative reference titles Baker's Dictionary of Music, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, and Baker's Student Encyclopedia of Music, which are available for the first time in electronic form.

music; arts and humanities;
reference tools

Music Online: Classical Scores Library; Alexander Street Press

Classical Scores Library contains over 400,000 pages of clasical music scores and manuscripts, many of which have associated audio tracks in Classical Music Library.

music; arts and humanities more

Music Online: The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music; Alexander Street Press

The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online is the equivalent of the print 10 volume set, Garland Encyclopedia of World Music.

music; arts and humanities;
reference tools

Music Online: Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries; Alexander Street Press

Music Online: Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries produced in partnership with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, is a virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions. The collection provides educators, students, and interested listeners with an unprecedented variety of online resources that support the creation, continuity, and preservation of diverse musical forms.

music audio database;
arts and humanities