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ABI/Inform Complete

The most comprehensive ABI/INFORM™ database, this comprises ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. The database features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.

Academic OneFile

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.

Academic Search Premier | tutorial

Academic Search Premier is a multi-disciplinary database providing full text articles from more than 8,500 journals, including full text for more than 4,600 peer-reviewed titles.

AccessScience | tutorial

AccessScience includes many important Scientific resources such as the the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology encyclopedia, the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, the Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography, as well as research updates from the McGraw-Hill Yearbooks of Science & Technology.

ACM Digital Library (Association for Computing Machinery)

ACM Digital Library contains the most comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records in the fields of computing and information technology. The complete collection of ACM's publications, including journals, conference proceedings, magazines, newsletters, and multimedia titles, is available in full text.

Applied Science & Technology Full Text

Applied Science & Technology features full text, graphs, charts, diagrams, photos, and illustrations that convey an abundance of data in scientific and technical articles.

Architectural Index

Find citations of articles pertaining to Architects and Buildings in the Architectural Index.

Art Full Text

Art Full Text offers an international array of peer-selected publications covering Latin American, Canadian, Asian and other non-Western art, new artists, contemporary art, exhibition reviews, and feminist criticism.

Art Index Retrospective

Art Index Retrospective helps users find contemporary criticism of art at the time of its debut, track the body of work of an artist or movement, find artists’ interviews and other commentary, and much more.

American Business Journals - Featuring Boston Business Journal

Access the most comprehensive coverage of local business news and information from major metropolitan cities across the country with American City Business Journals.

ARTstor | tutorial

The ARTstor Digital Library provides more than one million images with tools for teaching and research. Its collections comprise contributions from outstanding museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates from all over the world. The free registration is not necessary to view images, but it will allow you to organize, save, and sort your research results.

ASCE Journals and Proceedings

The ASCE Library is a comprehensive online tool for locating articles of interest across all disciplines of civil engineering.

ASME Digital Collection

The ASME Digital Collection is ASME’s repository of current and archival literature.

Atomic Learning Online Tutorials

Atomic Learning is an online technology training and professional development tool for educators. As easy as it is to use, you may still have some questions about specific functions within the system. This tutorial series will help answer those questions.

Auto Repair Reference Center

The Auto Repair Reference Center database contains the most comprehensive collection of automobile repair reference information in the market.

Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals | tutorial

The Avery Index provides citations of articles in regional and international scholarly and popular periodicals including publications of professional associations.

BioDigital Human | Off-campus? Contact us for set up code.

BioDigital reveals anatomy, health conditions, and treatments in interactive 3D- demystifying what goes on beneath the skin through friendly but impactful visuals.

Biography in Context | tutorial

Use Gale Biography in Context to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Books & Authors | tutorial

Books & Authors helps bring readers and literature together. By leveraging the reviews and the 'What Do I Read Next?' collection faculty, staff, and students

Britannica Library : Reference Center

Britannica Library makes it easy to conduct research, complete homework assignments, and work on special projects.

BuildingGreen Suite

BuildingGreen Suite offers a rich array of media and information resources, including the award-winning Environmental Building News, BuildingGreen Suite of online tools, GreenSpec directory of products, and LEEDuser web tool, so building professionals can work smarter. Not harder.

Business Insights: Essentials

Business Insights: Essentials is a fully integrated resource bringing together company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals.

Choice Reviews Online

Academic librarians, faculty, and key decision makers rely on the reviews in Choice Reviews Online for collection development and scholarly research.

The Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education is the top destination for news, advice, and jobs for people in academe. The Chronicle's Web site features the complete contents of the latest issue; daily news and advice columns; thousands of current job listings; an archive of previously published content; vibrant discussion forums; and career-building tools.

CivilENGINEERINGnetBASE | How to download e-books

CivilENGINEERINGnetBASE houses a wide range of valuable works that serve the research needs of civil, structural, and agricultural engineers as well as wastewater managers and architects, including the bestselling Civil Engineering Handbook.

Computers & Applied Sciences Complete | tutorial

Computers & Applied Sciences Complete covers the research and development spectrum of the computing and applied sciences disciplines.

CRC Handbook of Chemistry & Physics | How to download ebooks

The most recent edition of the CRC handbook, online.

Credo Reference | tutorial

Credo General Reference is an online reference solution for researchers. Offering 511 highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers, this resource covers every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference.

ebrary | How to download e-books

Digital library with more than 100,000 multidisciplinary titles published by world renowned institutions.

eBook Library

Digital library with more than 80,000 multidisciplinary titles published by world renowned institutions.

Educator's Reference Complete

Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of full-text academic journals, reports, and reference sources that focus on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.

ElectricalENGINEERINGnetBASE | How to download e-books

Featuring Richard C. Dorf’s Electrical Engineering Handbook, this e-library offers a diverse range of references, covering everything from VLSI and semiconductor design to power engineering, signal processing, and MEMS devices.

Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering

The Encyclopedia of Electrical and Electronics Engineering is a comprehensive reference work that brings together the core knowledge from every one of the many specialties encompassed by electrical and electronics engineering. It is the ideal starting point for research projects.

ENGnetBASE | How to download e-books

With access to the latest handbooks in civil, mechanical, and electrical engineering, the ENGnetBASE Engineering Collection is sure to power your research to the next level.

ERIC | tutorial

ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1,300,000 records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.

Expanded Academic ASAP

From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, Expanded Academic ASAY meets research needs across all academic disciplines.

Gale Virtual Reference Library | tutorial

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

Gale World History in Context | tutorial

Gale World History in Context is a compilation of authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

General Business File ASAP | tutorial

Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics. Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full text and images available.

General OneFile

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.

General Reference Center

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.

Global Issues in Context | tutorial

Global Issues in Context features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

GreenFILE | tutorial

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.

Hathi Trust Full-text access pre-1923. Pages saved or printed individually.

Hathi Trust is a partnership of major research institutions and libraries working to ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future. There are more than sixty partners in HathiTrust, and membership is open to institutions worldwide.

Health & Wellness Resource Center | tutorial

Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted health/medical journals, numerous reference volumes, over 700 health videos, hundreds of pamphlets and health-related articles from 2,200 general interest publications. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.

Health Reference Center Academic | tutorial

Health Reference Center Academic 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. All in a single, easy-to-use database, the material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

Hoover's Company Records

Hoover's Company Records provides one-stop access to introductory information on 1,000's of public and private, U.S. and international companies and industries.

IEEE/IET Electronic Library (IEL) | tutorial

IEEE Delivers full text access to the world's highest quality technical literature and association journals in engineering and technology.

JSTOR | tutorial

Used by millions for research, teaching, and learning. With more than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources, JSTOR is one of the world's most trusted sources for academic content.

Knovel Answers for Science and Engineering | tutorial

Knovel Answers for Science and Engineering contains 100's of full-text handbooks for engineering, chemistry, construction materials, metals and metallurgy and more.

LexisNexis Academic | tutorial

LexisNexisAcademic provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, and reference information back to the 1980's.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts | tutorial

Coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Literature Resource Center | tutorial

Literature criticism, biographies, work and topic overviews, reviews, and full text of many literary works—all searchable at the same time and returned in lists organized according to the type of research needs they serve.

Covering world literature and authors throughout history, LitFinder contains a wealth of literary works including over 150,000 full-text poems and 800,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays.

Lynda.com Online Tutorials

lynda.com helps anyone learn software, technology, creative, and business skills to achieve their personal and professional goals. With a lynda.com subscription, members receive unlimited access to a vast library of high-quality, current, and engaging video tutorials taught by recognized industry experts.

Material ConneXion

Material ConneXion provides a comprehensive overview of today's innovative material solutions from various industries and a competitive edge through deep dive research on materials in development and untapped technologies.

MechanicalENGINEERINGnetBASE | How to download e-books

From our award-winning handbooks to state-of-the-art references, the MechanicalENGINEERINGnetBASE covers the entire field from fundamental theory to applications such as MEMS, pressure vessels, and pipelines. Key theories, data, models, equations, and guidelines are at your fingertips.

MEDLINE (a component of PubMed) | tutorial

MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

Military & Government Collection | tutorial

Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, the Military & Government Collection offers a thorough collection of periodicals and academic journals.

Nursing Resource Center

The Nursing Resource Center brings together in an easy-to-use interface disease and drug overviews, care plans, relevant journal results and animated anatomy and physiology diagrams to complement the core encyclopedia texts. The information is written in accessible language for students completing class assignments and preparing for clinicals as they learn how to care for and treat patients. Search results are returned in tabs that correspond to steps in the nursing process.

Opposing Viewpoints

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.

Oxford Art Online

Oxford Art Online offers the most extensive and easily searchable online art resource available today, a virtual art reference library of unparalleled scope and depth.

Oxford English Dictionary

The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.

ProQuest Central

ProQuest Central 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 Newsstand

Proquest Newsstand contains 300+ U.S. and international news sources in full text, including 150+ major U.S. and international newspapers such as The New York Times and the Times of London.

PubMed:abstracts and citations | tutorial

23 million article citations and abstracts in biomedical and life sciences.

PubMedCentral (PMC): Full Text articles

Full-text articles in biomedical and life sciences from the National Center for Biomedical Information.

Safari Books Online

Safari Books Online is the premier on-demand digital library providing over 175 technology, digital media and business books and videos online.

ScienceDirect (order materials via ILL) | step-by-step guide | tutorial

ScienceDirect is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books.

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

This is the definitive online tool for small engine repair assistance, including: ATVs, commercial mowers, farm tractors, generators, motorcycles, marine (boats), outdoor power equipment, PWC (personal watercraft/jet ski), snowblowers, snowmobiles, tillers and other small engines. This comprehensive resource reference books in full text with original photos and illustrations.

SpringerLink

SpringerLink provides access to millions of scientific documents from journals and books in a wide range of subjects. All are easily downloadable/printable in PDF format. To limit your search to subscribed content, uncheck the box “Include Preview-Only content”.

Teacher Reference Center | tutorial

Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.

WorldCat

Find library materials in libraries worldwide. Request to borrow them through our Interlibrary loan program.

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