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ABC-Clio Ebook Collection
Electronic book collection that includes reference and general publications on a broad range of topics.

Academic Onefile
General, multidisciplinary database that includes thousands of journals, magazines, and newspapers in a variety of disciplines. Includes many peer-reviewed, full-text articles in HTML or PDF format. Also includes text from the New York Times newspaper back to 1995.

Academic Search Complete 
General, multidisciplinary database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 9,810 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Areas of coverage include archaeology, area studies, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, electrical engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, food science & technology, general science, geography, geology, law, mathematics, mechanical engineering, music, physics, psychology, religion & theology, women's studies, and other fields.

Access World News and SAEN
Access World News provides access to the electronic editions of local, regional, and national newspapers as well as full-text content of important international newspapers. Search a specific newspaper or the entire database of newspapers on a specific topic all at once. World maps that identify regions of the world related to news items are part of the database. Coverage includes companies and corporations, politics, sports, industries, arts and entertainment, cultural events, and newsmakers.

AGRICOLA
Contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library. Coverage for AGRICOLA dates back to 1970 and includes more than 2.5 million citations. The citations are comprised of journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports related to agriculture. Limited full text.

Alt Health Watch
Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine. It offers full-text articles for 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals and reports. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts. Full text titles include American Journal of Chinese Medicine, American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine, California Journal of Oriental Medicine, and more.

American History in Video

American History in Video provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles. The collection allows researchers to analyze historical events, and their presentation over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries. This release now provides 6,002 titles, equaling approximately 1616 hours.

Background Notes
Publications that include facts about the land, people, history, government, political conditions, economy, and foreign relations of independent states, some dependencies, and areas of special sovereignty. The Background Notes are updated/revised by the Office of Electronic Information and Publications of the Bureau of Public Affairs as they are received from the Department's regional bureaus.

Bibliography of Native North Americans
Bibliography of Native North Americans covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy. BNNA contains more than 110,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present. Limited full text.

Biography in Context
Biographical database that contains information on more than 340,000 people around the world and across all disciplines and subject areas. Biographies can be searched by a variety of means, including occupation and ethnicity.

BioMed Central
Open access, peer-reviewed biomedical research.

Book Review Digest (H.W. Wilson) 
  
Business Abstracts with Full Text (H.W. Wilson)

Business Source Complete
Comprehensive business database that contains indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back to 1886. In addition to the searchable cited references provided for more than 1,200 journals, Business Source Complete contains detailed author profiles for the 20,000 most-cited authors in the database. Additional full text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more. Use the Enhanced Business Search Interface for an alternate way of searching this database.

Chronicle of Higher Education
Provides full-text access to the Chronicle of Higher Education website, which includes the full content of the current print issue, commentaries and essays from the weekly Chronicle Review, and data from the annual Almanac. The daily news archive dates back to 1996.

Computer Database (GALE)
Provides access to periodicals in the computer, telecommunications and electronics industries. Coverage back to 1980. Full Text

Computer Source
Contains nearly 300 full text journals and magazines covering topics such as computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software. Computer Source provides a balance of full-text technical journals and full-text consumer computer titles.

CQ Researcher
CQ Researcher reports offer in-depth, unbiased coverage of a pressing political or social issue. Reports features cover topics in health, international affairs, education, public policy, the environment, technology, and the U.S. economy.

CredoReference Online
Explore the contents of nearly 500 reference encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other reference sources on topics that include fine and performing arts, languages, business, agriculture and sciences, health and medicine, philosophy, biography, social and behavioral sciences, religion, technology, and more.

Daily Life through History
This cross-discipline resource supports research in history, the social sciences, and languages by providing access to information that highlights the development of societies, individuals, and their cultures. This resource can be used to find information that compares the role and status of people from one society to another and from one time period to another. Look for information about Daily Life in America in this database as well.

Directory of Open Access Journals
Provides indexing, abstracting, and free full-text access for selected international scholarly journals in many subject areas, including agriculture and food science, biology, chemistry, health science, languages and literature, mathematics, physics, engineering, the arts, business, environmental science, history, law, political science, philosophy, religion, and social science. Coverage varies by title (updated continuously).

EBSCO Animals
Provides in-depth information on a variety of topics relating to animals. The database consists of indexing, abstracts, and full text records describing the nature and habitat of familiar animals.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online: Spanish Reference Center
Este portal le ofrece recursos de referencia en español para todas las edades en dos interfaces exclusivos — cada uno con una enciclopedia adaptada al lector: Gran Enciclopedia Planeta para High School (edad de 14+) y la Enciclopedia Juvenil para edades de 6-12 años.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online: Academic Edition
With over 73,000 articles, Encyclopædia Britannica is one of the most complete and accurate information sources in the world. It contains both short and book-length articles on every subject. Encyclopedia Britannica Online: Academic Edition includes links to other content, as well, including multimedia, articles from magazines, journals, and more.

Enhanced Business Search Interface
Alternative search interface for Business Source Complete. Provides quick access to company and industry profiles, country reports, and market research reports.

ERIC – Education Resources Center
ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. The database contains more than 1,194,000 records and links to more than 100,000 full-text documents from ERIC. To check for access to full-text content from journals, search the journal titles in A to Z Online Journal Locator.

ERIC Database via EBSCO
ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources. The database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. The database contains more than 1,194,000 records and links to more than 100,000 full-text documents from ERIC. Also includes links to available full-text content via EBSCO.

Essay & General Literature Index (H.W. Wilson)

Expanded Academic ASAP 
A general, multidisciplinary database that is comprised of more than 3,500 indexed and full-text titles, of which 2,100 are peer-reviewed, with more than 20 years of backfile coverage.

Fuente Academica Premier
Fuente Academica Premier is a rapidly growing collection of scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain, covering all major subject areas and designed to make academic research readily accessible in PDF format. Users enjoy relevant search results due to detailed abstracts in multiple languages and EBSCO’s comprehensive indexing of every article. Fuente Académica Premier offers the full text for more than 650 publications and 30 academic books from 18 countries. Fuente Académica Premier covers all major subject areas with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology. Continuously expanding archives include Boletín del CEMLA (1955 – present) and the complete backfile of Darwiniana, published since 1922.

Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia
The Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.

Gale Science in Context
Provides access to articles from journals, magazines, newspapers, reference sources, as well as multimedia and links to websites covering all areas of science.

Gale Virtual Reference Library 
Reference database with authoritative reference materials on specific topics. Results are cross searchable with other Gale resources.

General OneFile 
General database that includes newspapers, magazines, and academic journals, with more emphasis on non-scholarly resources. Contains more than 9,200 titles and coverage back to 1980.

General Reference Center GOLD
General Reference Center Gold provides access to general interest magazines, business periodicals, reference books, maps, historical images, and newspaper articles. Records are available with a combination of indexing, abstracts, image, or full text formats.

GPO Access
GPO Access is a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to a wealth of important information products produced by the Federal Government, including information from the Executive, Legislative, and Judicial Branches.

GreenFILE
GreenFILE(tm) is a freely accessible research database focusing on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with well-researched but accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology. GreenFILE's initial release will include A&I for more than 600 titles, including comprehensive coverage - from to volume 1, issue 1 to present - for Bioscience (back to 1964), Conservation Biology (back to 1987), i>Journal of Ecology (back to 1913) and Journal of Environmental Planning & Management (back to 1948). The total number of records is approximately 295,000, and full text is provided for more than 4,600 records from open access titles.

Handbook of Texas
The Handbook of Texas, provided by the Texas State Historical Association is a multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture. It comprises more than 23,000 articles on people, places, events, historical themes, institutions, and a host of other topic categories. The scope is broad and inclusive, designed to provide readers with concise, authoritative, and accessible articles that provide factual, nonpartisan accounts on virtually every aspect of Texas history and culture.

Health Reference Center Academic
Multi-source database that provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources. Integrates the full text and images of respected nursing, allied health and medical journals; consumer health magazines; newsletters; pamphlets; newspaper articles; topical interviews; and key reference books. Contains 1,110 indexed periodicals, 878 are full-text, 541 have images, 9 reference titles; available on PowerSearch platform.

Health Source: Consumer Edition
This database provides access to nearly 80 full-text consumer health magazines, searchable full text health related pamphlets, and over 120 full text health reference books. It covers topics such as AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol information, nutrition, women's health issuses, etc.  You will also find Clinical Reference Systems reports (in English and Spanish) and Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic
This resource provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong, including full text from Creative Nursing, Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Journal of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, Journal of Clinical Nursing, Journal of Community Health Nursing, Journal of Nursing Management, Nursing Ethics, Nursing Forum, Nursing Inquiry, and many more. In addition, this database includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

HeritageQuest Online
Provides access to U.S. Census records, 1790-1930, full-text local history and genealogical books, citations to articles, selected records from the Revolutionary War Era Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, and a database of individuals in the Freedman's Bank (1865-1874).

History in Context, U.S. 

Provides access to thousands of primary source documents, articles from reference sources and journals, maps, and multimedia covering U.S. history from pre-colonial times to the present.

History in Context, World 

Provides access to thousands of primary source documents, articles from reference sources and journals, maps, and multimedia covering world history from antiquity to the present.

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center  

Home Improvement Reference Center

Humanities Index (H.W. Wilson)

Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Information Science & Technology Abstracts is a leading database in the areas of information science. Subject coverage includes classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry, scholarly communication, electronic publishing, and more. ISTA indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings, with ongoing comprehensive coverage of the most important periodicals in this field. The database has been enhanced to include cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for 80 core information science and technology titles. With coverage dating as far back as the mid 1960s, it is the oldest continuously produced database covering the field of information science.

InfoTrac Newsstand
Search more than 1,000 full-text, local, regional, and national newspapers, more than 60 international newspapers, hundreds of college campus newspapers and major news and business stories from over 165 McClatchy-Tribune wire services. Cover-to-cover coverage of the New York Times from 1995, USA Today, Austin-American Statesman from 1996, Washington Times from 1996, Houston Chronicle from 1996, The Financial Times from 1996, The Times (London) since 1986, and many more. Search articles by title, headline, date, author, section or other assigned fields.

Internet & Personal Computing Abstracts
Internet & Personal Computing Abstracts (formerly Microcomputer Abstracts) provides abstracts and indexing for literature related to personal computing products and developments in business, the Internet, the home, and all other applied areas. This resource contains content coverage that extends back to the 1980s. Over 400 of the most important trade publications, mainstream computer magazines, and professional journals are covered, including those that focus on specific topics such as Macintosh and Windows platforms, programming, web development and more. Special emphasis is also given to hardware and software reviews. The product includes content from such titles as Byte.com, PC World, Macworld, and Linux Journal. The product also includes editor-selected articles from hundreds of popular magazine titles.

Issues & Controversies on File
Issues & Controversies on File articles combine authoritative factual analysis with clear explanations of opposing points of view. Main articles offer an overview, history of the issue, arguments on all sides, and a summation.

 JSTOR
Access to the Arts &Sciences Collections I, II, III, IV. JSTOR offers a high-quality, interdisciplinary archive to support scholarship and teaching. The entire corpus is full-text searchable, offers search-term highlighting, includes high-quality images, and is interlinked by millions of citations and references. Journals are always included from volume 1, issue 1 and include previous and related titles. The most recently published issues (past 3-5 years) are not available.

 Job & Career Accelerator
Use this as a career interest assessment and career exploration tool.  Includes a job search platform and powerful resume creation tool. 

 LearningExpress Library
Provides access to over 800 online practice tests and interactive skillbuilding tutorials.  You can prepare for professional certification, licensing, and other career tests.  You will also have access to materials for school admissions tests like the SAT, ACT, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and the MCAT.  You will need to create a unique username and password for yourself as an Alamo Colleges affilcated student or employee using an Alamo College on campus computer.

 Legal Collection
Containing full text for more than 250 of the world's most respected, scholarly law journals, this database is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world. The Legal Collection offers information centered on the discipline of law and legal topics such as criminal justice, international law, federal law, organized crime, medical, labor & human resource law, ethics, the environment and much more. Full text contained in this database includes: American Journal of Criminal Law, California Law Review and many more.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Citations/abstracts to articles in library and information science, and information technology.

Literary Reference Center (EBSCO)
Literary Reference Center is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. Literary Reference Center (LRC) is a full text database that combines content from major respected reference works, monographs, classic books and anthologies, literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing.

Literature Criticism Online
Includes content from GALE publications, such as

    Contemporary Literary Criticism 
    Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism
    Nineteenth-Century Literary Criticism
    Shakespeare Criticism 
    Literature Criticism 1400-1800
    Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism
    Poetry Criticism
    Short Story Criticism 
    Drama Criticism 
    Children's Literature Review

Literature Resource Center with Twayne's and Scribner (GALE) 
Provides access to literary criticism from both academic journals and reference books, biographies of authors, reviews, and more. Scribner Writers and Twayne's Authors Series can be searched separately.

Mas Ultra 
This comprehensive database, designed specifically for high school libraries, contains full text for more than 500 popular, high school magazines including America's Civil War, American Heritage, American History, Archaeology, Astronomy, Bioscience, Careers & Colleges, Civil War Times, Congressional Digest, Discover, Economist, History Today, Nation, National Review, New Republic, New Scientist, Popular Science, Science News, Scientific American, Smithsonian, World War II, etc. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for 84,774 biographies and 100,554 primary source documents. Additionally, MAS Ultra -- School Edition contains more than 360 reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia, the CIA World Fact Book and World Almanac & Book of Facts), an Image Collection of 276,132 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

MasterFILE Premier
Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE Premier contains full text for nearly 1,730 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books, 85,639 biographies, 104,481 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 276,132 photos, maps & flags.

MedicLatina
MedicLatina is a unique collection of medical research and investigatory journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This Spanish language database contains the complete table of contents and PDF full text for nearly 100 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish. A wide range of topics are covered including neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, biomedicine, clinical research, pediatrics, human reproduction, clinical pathology, cancer research, and hematology. Titles include Revista Medica del IMSS, Revista Mexicana de Patologia Clinica, Boletin Medico del Hospital Infantil de Mexico, Archivos de Neurociencias, Revista Biomedica, Veterinaria Mexico, Salud Publica de Mexico, ACIMED, and more.

MEDLINE
MEDLINE 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 with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals. Included are citations from Index Medicus, International Nursing Index, Index to Dental Literature, HISTLINE, SPACELINE, PREMEDLINE, AIDSLINE, BIOETHICSLINE, and HealthSTAR.

Middle Search Plus (Geared for middle schoolers)
Middle Search Plus contains full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History, reference books including the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia and American Heritage® Dictionary, 4th Edition from Houghton Mifflin, the Encyclopedia of Animals, and an Image Collection of 276,132 photos, maps and flags.

Military & Government Collection
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of these sites. The Military & Government Collection provides full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals. The database also includes full text for 245 pamphlets and offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles. Publications covered in this database include Air Force Comptroller, Army Reserve Magazine, Defence Studies, JFQ: Joint Force Quarterly, Military Technology, National Review, Combat Edge, FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Foreign Affairs, Naval Forces, and many more. Additionally, many full text titles are available in native (searchable) PDF, or scanned-in-color.

MLA Directory of Periodicals
The MLA Directory of Periodicals offers detailed information on over 7,100 journals, with 4,400 currently indexed in the International Bibliography. The detailed entries include editorial contact information, as well as frequency, circulation, subscription prices and submission guidelines.

MLA International Bibliography
The MLA International Bibliography provides a classified listing and subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literature, folklore, and linguistics.

Natural & Alternative Treatments
Natural & Alternative Treatments (NAT) is a complementary and alternative medicine database designed specifically for the consumer health researcher. Updated weekly, this database provides current information that will satisfy an ever-growing demand for accurate, unbiased information on natural health. The database contains more than 700 evidence-based articles covering medical conditions, alternative therapies, herbs and supplements, functional foods, drug interactions, and homeopathy. The articles contained in the database are based on double-blind, placebo-controlled studies and other forms of meaningful scientific evidence. At present, more than 12,000 such studies are cited in the material, and new studies are added regularly. The evidence-based content has been developed and reviewed by a team of physicians and pharmacologists with the goal of providing consumers with reliable information. Information provided in this database should not be viewed as a means for self-diagnosis or a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Newspaper Source
Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full text for 28 national (U.S.) & international newspapers, including The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), Toronto Star, etc. The database also contains selected full text for more than 260 regional (U.S.) newspapers, including The Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Detroit Free Press, The Miami Herald, Daily News (New York), San Jose Mercury News, etc. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are provided from ABC, CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, etc.

New York Times Historical (1851-2004)
The New York Times (1851-2004) 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.

OCLC WorldCat
The world's most comprehensive bibliography, with more than 86 million bibliographic records and nearly 1.2 billion holdings representing the collections of more than 10,000 libraries, over 400 languages, and all types of materials ranging from stone tablets to electronic books. WorldCat is updated daily and is now easier to search than ever. Recent enhancements include the ability to search by Library of Congress or Dewey Decimal Classification numbers, and to limit searches by material types, audiences and material formats. WorldCat includes information from before 1,000 BC to the present with thousands of records containing evaluative content such as tables of contents, cover art, book summaries and notes about the authors. It uses the Library of Congress Subject Headings and several other terminologies as its thesauri.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Covers controversial topics. Includes background information and pro and con essays published in the following series: Opposing Viewpoints, Information Plus, At Issue, Contemporary Issues Companion, Current Controversies, Opposing Viewpoints Digests, and Teen Decisions. Resources may also include: text from a limited selection of reference books, magazine and newspaper articles, statistics, images, primary documents, and web sites on the topics. Study tools and guidelines include tips on judging information; using the essays; citing resources; and organizing, writing, developing and presenting reports and oral presentations.



Play Index (H.W. Wilson)

Primary Search (Geared for primary schoolers)
Primary Search, designed specifically for elementary school libraries, contains full text for nearly 70 popular, elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Additionally, Primary Search includes the Encyclopedia of Animals, and features Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, providing students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. The database also provides the American Heritage Children's Dictionary, 3rd Edition from Houghton Mifflin, and an Image Collection. The American Heritage Children's Dictionary by the Editors of the American Heritage Dictionaries, published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved

Professional Development Collection
Professional Development Collection includes full text for nearly 520 high quality education journals including: Education Digest, Education Week, Educational Leadership, High School Journal, Journal of Education, Journal of Educational Research, Journal of Learning Disabilities, Phi Delta Kappan, Reading Teacher, School Library Journal and many others.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection can be searched independently, but also allows users to conveniently link to full text from citations within PsycINFO. These citations, when viewed via EBSCOhost, have the ability to link to articles from more than 500 full text journals contained within Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection.

PsycINFO
PsycINFO, from the American Psychological Association (APA), contains more than 2.4 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the early 1800s.

PLoS: Public Library of Science
Open access journals in science and medicine.

Reference Suite (Facts on File)
Contains four resource suites: World News Digest, Issues & Controversies, Today's Science, World Almanac, World Almanac Encyclopedia. Useful for background and general research.

Regional Business News
Libraries that use Business Source Complete also receive access to Regional Business News. Regional Business News provides full text for more than 50 regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications).

Religion & Philosophy Collection
This database is a comprehensive database covering topics such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. With more than 300 full text journals and unparalleled coverage of the subject areas listed above, the Religion & Philosophy Collection is an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy
The first multi-volume Encyclopedia to be published in the discipline in over thirty years, REP is now regarded as the definitive resource in the field. Featuring 2,000 original entries from a team of over 1,300 of the world's most respected scholars and philosophers, REP swiftly accumulated rave reviews and awards, including selection by Library Journal as one of its 50 Sources for the Millenium, and recognition as an Outstanding Reference Source by the American Library Association.

Salud en Español (Consumer Health Complete in Spanish) 

Science & Technology Collection
The Science & Technology Collection contains over 800 leading full text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,700 publications. Topics include aeronautics, astrophysics, biology, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, marine sciences and materials science. This collection contains many scholarly journals including Advances in Physics, American Scientist, Archaeoastronomy, Astronomy & Geophysics, Civil Engineering, Engineering Management Journal, International Journal of Computational Engineering Science, Journal of Aerospace Engineering, Journal of Architectural Engineering, Journal of Applied Microbiology, Journal of Mathematical Logic, Journal of Theoretical & Computational Chemistry, Molecular Physics, Plant Biotechnology Journal, Quarterly Review of Biology, Space Communications, Spatial Vision., and many more.

Serials Directory
This database provides access to the most up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information as well as current pricing structures for popular serials. It contains nearly 212,000 U.S. and international titles, including newspapers; data from nearly 108,235 publishers worldwide, including e-mail and Internet addresses; and Library of Congress and Dewey Decimal Classifications for every entry.

Short Story Index (H.W. Wilson)  

Small Business Reference Center

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Student Research Center Interface

Teacher Reference Center Teacher Reference Center (TRC) is an index of over 260 titles from the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books . This database provides coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more for K-12 Teachers & Librarians.

Testing & Education Reference Center
Provides access to study guides for such tests as CLEP, GRE, GMAT, etc, as well as practice tests and information on colleges and careers.

Texas Digital Library 
The Texas Digital Library provides a digital infrastructure for the scholarly activities of Texas universities. It will serve as a repository for research output including electronic theses and dissertations, faculty datasets, departmental databases, digital archives, course management and learning materials, digital media, and special collections. TDL will be the platform for continued leadership in evolving scholarly communication systems, providing an innovative organizational model that effectively leverages advanced technology.

THOMAS
Provided by the Library of Congress, THOMAS allows you to search Congressional Bills, Resolutions, Public Laws, and more. Coverage varies, depending on resource, with many going back to the 101st Congress (1989).

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps
(1867-1970) – provide digital access to more than 660,000 large-scale, historical maps of over 12,000 American towns and cities.

Texas Reference Center
Texas Reference Center is a Texas specific product designed specifically for school and public libraries. The database is comprised of periodicals, reference books, reports, and other content relevant to the state. Texas Reference Center contains 30 full text periodicals, 100 full text reference books, several Texas newspapers, and much more. Examples of titles offered include: Best in Texas, Texas Business Review, Texas Education Review, Texas Journal of Agriculture & Natural Resources, Texas Journal of Women & the Law, Texas Journal on Civil Liberties & Civil Rights, Texas Law Review, Texas Magazine, Texas Monthly, Texas Public Health Association Journal, Texas Review, Touchstone (Texas State Historical Association), and many more. EBSCO plans to increase the number of periodicals to more than 100, as well as add more than 100 reference books and several newspapers by 2007.

Today's Science
Today's Science bridges the gap between the science learned in the classroom and real-world discoveries by explaining important developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics, and technology.

TOPICsearch
This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints. TOPICsearch contains full text for over 105,000 articles from 1,622 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, EBSCO's unparalleled collection of periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.

20th Century Poetry (American and English)
The American collection includes 52,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song. The English collection provides access to the works of 285 of the most widely studied poets of the British Isles, including Yeats, Housman, Lawrence, Sassoon, Eliot, Plath, Ted Hughes and Seamus Heaney, and more.

Vocational & Career Collection
Provides full text coverage for nearly 350 trade and industry related periodicals including American Machinist, Modern Machine Shop, Pediatric Nursing, Wireless Week, Drug Store News, Video Business, Reeves Journal, Hotel & Motel Management, Restaurant Business, Advertising Age, and many more.

World Folklore & Folklife
This database includes multimedia, audio files, reference works, images, and maps to tell the story of local folk history, the establishment of holidays and celebrations, regional development of music and dance, myths and legends, and the use of arts and crafts as they relate to folk customs and history.

World History Collection
World History Collection offers a global look at history with content from Africa, Asia, North and South America, Europe and the Middle East. World History Collection contains cover-to-cover full text for 150 titles, including many peer-reviewed journals. Full text dates as far back as 1964. These hand-selected information sources cover a wide range of historical topics including anthropology, art, culture, economics, government, heritage, military, politics, regional issues, and more. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for all journals in the collection. Examples of titles offered include: American Historical Review, American Heritage, American Art, American Scholar, Canadian Historical Review, Civil War History, European Review of History, Foreign Affairs, German History, Historian, History & Theory, History Today, Journal of American History, Journal of Military History, Journal of Modern History, Journal of Pacific History, Political Science Quarterly, Wilson Quarterly, etc. The majority of full text titles are available in native (searchable) PDF, or scanned-in-color. Searchable cited references are also included in this database.

World News Digest
World News Digest distills key news information from more than 100 major newspapers, news magazines, other periodicals, and government and online sources from the U.S. and around the world.

 

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