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**Important Message Regarding Off-Campus Access**

All databases are available off-campus, but some require a separate URL for off-campus access. When a separate URL is needed for access, a message will appear with the database desciption that looks like this: Off-Campus Access: click here.  Click on the hyperlink to gain access to the database.  When you click on the hyperlink, you will be asked to authenticate, which means that you will enter your name and library barcode number.  To obtain a barcode number, you must first register with the library (contact the library for details). Due to licensing restrictions, only current students, faculty and staff of CCU can access the databases in this list.

Bible, Theology & Ministry

ATLA Historical Monograph Collections: Series 1 (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=h7h)

ATLA Historical Monograph Collections: Series 1 contains over 5 million pages of content, and consists of titles from the 13th through the 1893 World Parliament of Religions with the majority of titles from the 19th century. Since religion was such an integral part of the social, political, and economic fabric of life during the time period of this collection, historians researching a wide range of areas, not just religion, will find invaluable material relevant to their work.

ATLA Religion Database (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=reh)

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The ATLA Religion Database is the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion. This comprehensive bibliographic database spans 50 years. Selected records go back as far as 1818. The ATLA Religion Database offers expansive coverage of the subdisciplines in the fields of theology and religion. The ATLA Religion Database also covers religious research in related fields such as sociology, anthropology, psychology, history, medicine, law, and business.

ATLASerials (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=a6h)

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The ATLASerials collection provides the full-text of articles from  over 200 journals in the field of religious studies, including Biblical studies, theological studies, and ministry studies. The range of years covered by the collection varies from title to title.

The Bible in English (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

The Bible in English contains twenty-one versions of the Bible: thirteen complete Bibles, five editions of the New Testament, two editions of the Gospels, and William Tyndale’s translations of the New Testament, Pentateuch, and Jonah. The editions were chosen specifically to meet the needs of scholars of English literature and history of the language, as well as those in biblical and theological studies. Protestant, Roman Catholic, and nonconformist editions of the Bible are all included to allow searching and comparison across different centuries and religious beliefs.

The Bible In English is a commercial database provided by Chadwyck-Healey. Chadwyck-Healey’s license requires OhioLINK to restrict access to workstations at OhioLINK member institutions.

Several Internet sites provide one or more versions of the Bible for public access, including the University of Michigan Humanities Text Initiative , The On-Line Books Page , and Project Gutenberg .

Biblical Archaeology Society (BAS) Archive (http://www.basarchive.org)

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The Biblical Archaeology Society Archive contains the full text of every issue of the Biblical Archaeology Review, including the current issue.  The BAS Archive also contains the full text of every issue of two other periodicals previously published by the BAS: Archaeology Odyssey and Bible Review (BR).  The archive also contains a few electronic books published by the society.

Christian Periodical Index (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=33h)

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The Christian Periodical Index (CPI) is produced by the Association of Christian Librarians. Its purpose is to provide access to English language articles and reviews written for the Christian community.

Beginning in 1956 with coverage of 20 titles, CPI currently indexes over 100 selected publications from the broad spectrum of knowledge including science, literature, medicine, music, philosophy, history, sociology, nursing, and education. Coverage is representative of the major doctrinal positions within evangelical Christianity.

Christian Standard Index (http://lincolnchristian.edu/library/Home.DB.CSI.asp)

The Christian Standard Subject Index, 1967-1993 (CSI) provides access to articles from the Christian Standard by author, title, and subject. CSI was compiled by the staff of the Jessie C. Eury Library of Lincoln Christian College and edited by Nancy J. Olson. This online version covers the years 1967 through 1993 and serves as a supplement to the six-volume print edition of the Christian Standard Index, 1866-1966. Beginning in 1994, the Christian Standard is indexed in the Christian Periodical Index.

Guide to Social Science and Religion in Periodical Literature (http://www.nplguide.com)

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Guide to Social Science and Religion indexes a wide range of journals and magazine in various subject areas, including: psychology, theology, Biblical studies, social work, and education.  The print form of the index covers the last 35 years; the web version provides access to the index from 1993 to the present.

Index Theologicus (http://www.ixtheo.de/cgi-bin/ixtheo/maskeeng.pl?db=ixtheo)

This database, hosted by Tubingen University Library, contains citations from more than 600 periodicals, as well as Festschriften and Congress Publications.  Approximately 30 percent of the database’s citations refer to non-English materials.

Religion and Philosophy Collection (http://search.epnet.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=rlh)

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Religion and Philosophy Collection covers such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. With over 290 full text journals and unparalleled coverage of the subject areas, the Religion & Philosophy Collection is an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.

Research in Ministry (http://rim.atla.com/star/rimonline_login.htm)

Research in Ministry (or RIM) is a freely available database that indexes DMin and DMiss projects from reporting schools of theology accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada. Indexing began in 1981. Author, title, project advisor, institution, and subject access are provided. In addition, an abstract for each project is included when one has been provided by the author.

Restoration Serials Index (http://www.acu.edu/rsi)

Index of magazines, journals and lectureships associated with the Stone-Campbell Restoration Movement.

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (http://stephanus.tlg.uci.edu/inst/fontsel)

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Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG) is a nearly collection of over 10,000 ancient Greek literary texts, written from the time of Homer to the fall of Byzantium in A.D. 1453.  The database provides text browsing and keyword searching capabilities in ancient Greek texts, including the Biblical texts and other works from the Biblical era.  For more information on this database, please consult the home page for the TLG project: http://stephanus.tlg.uci.edu.

TREN: Theological Research Exchange Network (http://www.tren.com/)

TREN, or the Theological Research Exchange Network, provides access to over 17,000 theses and dissertations from over 70 different seminaries and graduate schools.  It also provides the  full text of the conference papers of several academic conferences, including the Evangelical Theological Society and the American Society of Church History.  Users may search the database and download full-text copies of theses, dissertations, and papers.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

Biography

Biography Reference Bank (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=brb)

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Biography Reference Bank provides provides biographical information on approximately half a million people, from antiquity to the present, along with thousands of images.  BRB offers substantive narrative profiles, each about 2,000 words long, from H. W. Wilson publications and other respected publishers.  The biographies are searchable by name, profession, title, place of origin, gender, race/ethnicity, titles of works, dates of birth, date of death, keyword, and presence of images.  Daily updates provide up-to-the-minute coverage of newsmakers.  Full-text articles, abstracts, and images gleaned from thousands of magazines and journals cover new names and expand on existing profiles.  Book review excerpts and full text reviews help users find and select print biographies.

Oxford Reference Online (http://www.oxfordreference.com)

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Oxford Reference Online provides access to the full-text of 100 dictionary and reference titles published by Oxford University Press.  The database covers a wide range of subject areas, including: biology, earth science, literature, history, religion, philosophy, computing, languages, and social science.  It also includes biographical information on key figures in all of these subject areas.  The database allows subject-specific and even title-specific searching.

Book Reviews

America: History and Life (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=ahl)

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America: History & Life is a comprehensive bibliography of articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.  AHL offers abstracts and citations for articles appearing in over 2,000 journals published worldwide in history, related humanities, and the social sciences.  Coverage also included citations to book reviews from approximately 100 major journals of American history and culture and relevant dissertations from Dissertation Abstracts International.  For a list of indexed journal titles, click here.

ATLA Religion Database (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=reh)

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The ATLA Religion Database is the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion. This comprehensive bibliographic database spans 50 years. Selected records go back as far as 1818. The ATLA Religion Database offers expansive coverage of the subdisciplines in the fields of theology and religion. The ATLA Religion Database also covers religious research in related fields such as sociology, anthropology, psychology, history, medicine, law, and business.

ATLASerials (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=a6h)

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The ATLASerials collection provides the full-text of articles from  over 200 journals in the field of religious studies, including Biblical studies, theological studies, and ministry studies. The range of years covered by the collection varies from title to title.

Denver Journal ( http://www.denverseminary.edu/dj/ )

Denver Journal is Denver Seminary’s on-line theological review journal. It offers reviews of the latest works in the fields of Old Testament, New Testament, counseling, church history, philosophy of religion, theology, world Christianity, youth and family, and ministry.  The site also includes extensive bibliographies in several subject areas.

Review of Biblical Literature ( http://www.bookreviews.org )

This web site provides full-text access to book reviews published in Review of Biblical Literature , a publication produced by the Society of Biblical Literature.  The web site provides reviews of books in Biblical studies and related fields.  According to the website, RBL includes reviews of various topical studies, multi-author volumes, reference works, commentaries, dictionaries, bible translations, software, and other resources for the classroom and research. Multiple and contrasting reviews are often presented. The material reviewed and the reviewers come from varied academic, social, and religious perspectives.

Reviews from Publisher’s Weekly (http://reviews.publishersweekly.com/pw/reviews/index.html)

This search page provides free access to over 100,000 book reviews that have appeared in the magazine Publisher’s Weekly, from 1987 to the present.  Though not scholarly, these reviews may be still be helpful, as they provide a basic summary and evaluation of a book’s contents.

Business

Business Source Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=bth)

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Business Source Complete is a scholarly business database providing bibliographic and full text content.  Business Source Complete provides full text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.  Additional full text, non-journal content includes financial data, books, monographs, major reference works, book digests, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more.  Business Source Complete contains indexing and abstracts for the most important business journals back to 1886, searchable and cited references for many journals, and detailed author profiles for the most-cited authors in the database.

Regional Business News (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=bwh)

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Regional Business News is a collection of full text newswires that incorporates news information from all over the world. Information provided by these sources covers business, political, economic and other diverse, international news events. In order to maintain the most current collection of news, this database contains the most recent 30 days of information from each of these wire source.

Vocational and Career Collection (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=voh)

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Vocational and Career Collection is designed for meet vocational and technical research needs. The collection provides index, abstracts, and full text for 350 trade and industry related periodicals.

Communication

Communication & Mass Media Complete ( http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=ufh)

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Communication & Mass Media Complete incorporates CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals to create a research and reference resource in the communication and mass media fields. CMMC offers cover-to-cover (”core”) indexing and abstracts for over 300 journals, and selected (”priority”) coverage of over 100 more, for a combined coverage of over 400 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for nearly 200 journals. Many major journals have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable citations from their first issues to the present (dating as far back as 1915). CMMC contains a sophisticated controlled vocabulary and comprehensive reference browsing (i.e. searchable citations for all peer-reviewed journals covered as “core”).  For a complete list of journal titles indexed by CMMC, click here.

Film & Television Literature Index (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=fah)

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Film & Television Literature Index covers the literature about television and film writing.  It provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting for more than 300 publications, and selected coverage of 300 more.  F&TLI has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes film scholars, college students, and general viewers.  Subject coverage includes film and television theory, preservation & restoration, writing production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

Computer/Information Technology

Computer & Applied Sciences Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=iih)

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Computer & Applied Sciences Complete covers the spectrum of the applied sciences, representing knowledge on traditional engineering challenges and providing material for research concerning the business and social implications of new technology.  CASC provides indexing and abstracting for academic journals, professional publications, and other reference sources.  Full text is available for more than 500 periodicals.  Subject areas include the many engineering disciplines, computer theory, and new technologies.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=lih)

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Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text provides the full text of journal articles and indexing of books, research reports, and conference proceedings.  Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, printed and electronic information sources, the information industry, scholarly communication, and electronic publishing.  LISTA with Full Text coverage extends back as far as the mid-1960s.  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

Safari Tech Books Online ( http://proquest.safaribooksonline.com/?uicode=ohlink )

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Safari Tech Books Online offers access to electronic books in computer science, information technology, and related fields from O’Reilly and Associates and Pearson Technology Associates.

Current Events and News

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Newspaper Source contains selected full text for 245 regional U.S. newspapers, eighteen international newspapers, six newswires, nine newspaper columns, and cover-to-cover full text for The Christian Science Monitor and The Los Angeles Times. This database also contains indexing and abstracts for four national newspapers.

Ohio Capitol Connection (http://www.hannah.com)

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Ohio Capitol Connection provides information about current and past legislation of the Ohio General Assembly. Updated daily, it has the complete status and full text of bills introduced in the Ohio General Assembly. This database includes rosters of House and Senate members searchable by name or location, and addresses and biographies of the General Assembly members. While the database focuses on Ohio, information about the Federal government is also available.

Points of View Reference Center (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=pov&defaultdb=pwh)

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Points of View Reference Center is designed to assist researchers in understanding the full scope of controversial subjects. High school and undergraduate students can use Points of View as a guide to debating, developing arguments, writing position papers, and developing critical thinking skills. Each Points of View Essay includes a series of questions and additional material to generate further thought. Also included are thousands of supporting articles from the world’s top political and societal publications. The Points of View Debate Blog is a forum for students to express and exchange their unique views on topics in the news.

TOPICsearch (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=tth)

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TOPICsearch is a current events database that allows researchers to explore social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today’s classrooms. TOPICsearch contains full text for articles from magazines, newspapers, pamphlets, biographies, book reviews, public opinion polls, EBSCO’s Current Issues database, and government information.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Electronic Book Center (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu)

Electronic Book Center (OhioLINK) contains the full texts of thousands of scholarly and reference e-books from several publishers, covering many subject areas. Users can perform a keyword search, and then from the menu select “Reference Works” to see results from various encyclopedias and handbooks.

Encyclopaedia Britannica Online (http://search.eb.com)

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Encyclopaedia Britannica Online includes the complete Encyclopædia Britannica, Britannica Student Encyclopedia, Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, videos, and links to editor-selected Internet sites.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=funk)

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Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries. Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry.

Oxford English Dictionary (http://dictionary.oed.com/entrance.dtl)

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The Oxford English Dictionary is a historical dictionary of the English language from the Middle Ages to the present. It lists all English words (about one million – over twice as many as any other dictionary) and defines their meanings at specific times in history, showing how meanings have changed over time. In addition, it provides a wide range of lexicographic information. The electronic version contains all of the text of the 20 volume edition (1989) and several search functions that considerably expand its usefulness. One of the Oxford English Dictionary’s important features is the quotation that illustrates the use of word and indicates the date it was first used in print.

Oxford Reference Online (http://www.oxfordreference.com/)

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Oxford Reference Online provides access to the full-text of 100 dictionary and reference titles published by Oxford University Press.  The database covers a wide range of subject areas, including: biology, earth science, literature, history, religion, philosophy, computing, languages, and social science.  The database allows subject-specific and even title-specific searching.

World Book Web (http://www.worldbookonline.com/advanced/home)

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World Book Web provides the full text of World Book Encyclopedia.  The online database also features primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related web sites.

Education

Education Full Text (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=eft)

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Education Full Text covers core international periodicals, monographs, and yearbooks. Topics include a wide range of contemporary education issues, including government funding, instructional media, multicultural education, religious education, student counseling, competency-based, and information technology. It cites articles in English-language periodicals and yearbooks published in the United States and elsewhere. English language books related to education published in 1995 or later are also indexed. Coverage begins in June 1983 and runs through the present. The database is updated monthly.

Education Research Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=ehh)

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Education Research Complete is a bibliographic and full text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education.  Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.  Education Research Complete also covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues.  The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,500 journals, as well as full text for more than 750 journals.  This database also includes full text for more than 100 books and monographs, and full text for numerous education-related conference papers.  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

ERIC (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=cnh&defaultdb=eric)

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ERIC covers education-related research, beginning in 1966. It is the world’s largest source of education information, containing abstracts of more than 850,000 documents and journal articles. Types of information found in ERIC include descriptions and evaluations of programs, research reports and surveys, curriculum and teaching guides, instructional materials, position papers, and resource materials. In 1993, ERIC began including education-related books, including the output of major publishers. There is also a public interface for ERIC, which can be searched here: http://eric.ed.gov/

Kids Search (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=srck5)

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Kids Search (grades K-5) is a colorful, easy-to-use search interface for students in grades K-5.  Kids Search provides access to magazine articles, pictures, encyclopedias, and a dictionary.  The interface facilitates searching by topic, enabling users to easily enter keywords, or select topics or subtopics to search.  Users can filter results by source type (magazines, newspapers, biographies, pictures, etc.).

LearningExpress Library (http://www.learningexpresslibrary3.com)

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LearningExpress Library offers students and adults unlimited, 24/7 access to targeted skill-building interactive courses in math, reading, and writing, as well as hundreds of online interactive practice tests that prepare them for several types of exams.  Categories of tests that would be of interest to CCU students include: reading skills, writing skills, business writing skills, resume and interviewing success skills, TOEFL exam, Praxis 1 and CBEST (Mathematics and Reading Comprehension). Complete answer explanations accompany each response so that users understand why a particular answer is correct or incorrect.

All practice tests include instant diagnostic score reports that help patrons to target those skill areas that need the most attention.  To help students master the SAT and recently added essay, instant score reports provide immediate feedback on how well they performed in each of five writing skill areas.

To take a test at LearningExpress Library, you first set up your own individual account.  If you are off-campus, first use the off-campus access link listed above to connect to LearningExpress, and then log into LearningExpress with your individual account.

MAS Ultra: School Edition (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=ulh)

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MAS Ultra: School Edition (for high school students) provides full text from over 515 periodicals covering general reference, health, science, and other areas. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for 581 magazines. Full text is also available for many biographies and primary source documents, pamphlets, reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia, the CIA World Fact Book and World Almanac & Book of Facts), and an Image Collection of 91,000 photos, maps & flags.

Middle Search Plus (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=mih)

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Middle Search Plus (for middle school students) provides full text from over 140 popular middle school magazines. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for over 170 magazines. Full text is also available for biographies, historical essays and student pamphlets. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History, reference books including the Funk & Wagnall’s New Encyclopedia and American Heritage® Dictionary, 4th Edition from Houghton Mifflin, the Encyclopedia of Animals and an Image Collection.

Primary Search (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=prh)

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Primary Search (for elementary school students) provides full text from 57 children’s magazines appropriate for elementary schools and children’s reading rooms. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for over 80 magazines. Other full text sources include: The World Almanac of the U.S.A. and The World Almanac for Kids; The Encyclopedia of Animals; Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia; and full text for over 100 pamphlets.

Searchasaurus (for elementary and middle school students)

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Searchasaurus (for elementary and middle school students) is a colorful, easy-to-use search interface for elementary and middle school students. Searchasaurus provides access to magazine articles, pictures, encyclopedias, and a dictionary through an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies. Lexile limiters allow searchers to specify the reading level of materials retrieved.

Student Research Center (grades 6-12) (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=SRC)

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Student Research Center (grades 6-12) is a search interface designed for students in grades 6 through 12.  SRC provides students in secondary schools with the most appropriate research tools to easily obtain the information that they need from their EBSCO databases.  Students can easily pre-determine which content sources (e.g. magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, film & video) will be included with their search.  They can also search their databases by topic heading, make use of an online dictionary and encyclopedia, explore the top searches of the day, and even limit their search according to appropriate Lexile reading levels.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

General Reference

Academic Search Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=a9h)

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Academic Search Complete is the world’s largest scholarly, multi-discipline, full text database designed specifically for academic institutions. This resource indexes over 10,000 publications and contains full text for over 5300 periodicals. Academic Search Complete includes full-page images as well as color embedded images. This scholarly collection provides full text journal coverage for nearly all academic areas of study at CCU – including Biblical studies, theology, ethics, social sciences, humanities, education, psychology, and counseling.

ArticleFirst (OCLC) (http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=Article1st;done=referer;FSIP)

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OCLC ArticleFirst is an index of the items listed on the table of contents pages of over 12,000 journals.  This index covers articles, news stories, letters and other items on a wide range of topics.  Since this database draws information from OCLC’s WorldCat, users can also check to see if libraries in their area have holdings of particular print journal titles.  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

Digital Commons Network (http://network.bepress.com/)

The Digital Commons Network brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work. This constantly growing body of publications is curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, and represents thousands of disciplines and subject areas from Architecture to Zoology. The intuitive, visual interface invites exploration of the discipline-specific Commons by mousing over the color wheel.

Dissertation Abstracts (Proquest Dissertations and Theses) (http://proquest.umi.com/login?COPT=REJTPTNiMTAmU01EPTQmSU5UPTAmVkVSPTI=)

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Dissertation Abstracts (Proquest Dissertations and Theses) contains more than 1.6 million entries about doctoral dissertations and master’s theses. The database includes citations for materials ranging from the first U.S. dissertation, accepted in 1861, to those accepted as recently as last semester. Since 1997, new publications have been available electronically, and many publications can be ordered through the system for a fee. The database represents the work of authors from over 1,000 North American graduate schools and European universities. About 50,000 new dissertations and 10,000 new theses are added each year.

Electronic Journal Center (http://journals.ohiolink.edu/cgi-bin/sciserv.pl?collection=journals)

Electronic Journal Center (OhioLINK) includes the full text of more than 6000 online research journals covering many subject areas. Many OhioLINK-managed electronic indexes link from article citations to the full text in the EJC. The EJC also links to the Institute for Scientific Information Citation Indexes (Arts & Humanities, Science, and Social Sciences) for information about cited references. Scholars can be notified by email about new relevant articles according to subject, author, or journal title.

Electronic Reference Books (ABC-CLIO) (http://rave.ohiolink.edu/ebooks/reference/home)

Electronic Reference Books (ABC-CLIO) is a collection of reference books – encyclopedias, handbooks, biographical collections, guides – on many specialized topics from ABC-CLIO, an educational reference publisher.

Electronic Theses and Dissertations Center (OhioLINK) (http://www.ohiolink.edu/etd/)

Electronic Theses and Dissertations Center (OhioLINK) is a free online database of masters’ theses and doctoral dissertations from graduate students in participating Ohio colleges and universities.

Encyclopaedia Britannica Online (http://search.eb.com)

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Encyclopaedia Britannica Online includes the complete Encyclopædia Britannica, Britannica Student Encyclopedia, Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, videos, and links to editor-selected Internet sites.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=funk)

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Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries. Searchable by subject or keywords within the entry.

GPO Monthly Catalog (http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=GPO;done=referer;FSIP)

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GPO’s Monthly Catalog includes records published by the U.S. Govt. Printing Office. It includes references to congressional committee reports and hearings, debates, documents from executive departments, legislative materials and more. The database contains more than a half-million citations and is updated monthly.

ISI Web of Science (http://rave.ohiolink.edu/databases/wok/)

ISI Web of Science is a multi-disciplinary citation index.  The ISI Citation Databases collectively index more than 8,000 high quality, peer-reviewed journals cover-to-cover, providing complete bibliographic data, searchable author abstracts (science and social sciences), and cited references. Researchers can search the citation data (the footnotes of each article), taking a known, relevant paper and finding other, more recent papers that cite it.  It provides access to the following three indexes:

Arts and Humanities Citation Index (ISI) is a multidisciplinary database covering the journal literature of the arts and humanities. It indexes over 1,100 of the world’s leading arts and humanities journals, as well as covering individually selected, relevant items from over 7,000 major science and social science journals.

A&HCI also provides access to an article’s cited references or the footnotes from an author’s bibliography. Cited items may be critical in nature or original creative works (novels, poems, works of philosophy, paintings, musical compositions, etc.).

Science Citation Index Expanded (ISI) provides access to current bibliographic information and cited references from more than 5900 of the world’s leading professional scientific research journals.

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI) provides access to current bibliographic information and cited references, covering more than 1700 of the world’s leading social sciences journals in a broad range of disciplines. It also covers individually selected, relevant items from leading natural and physical science journals.

MasterFILE Premier (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=f5h)

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MasterFILE Premier (popular magazines) provides full text for more than 1,900 general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and multi-cultural periodicals. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for over 2,510 periodicals. The database also contains full text for reference and travel books; biographies; primary source documents; and an image college of photos, maps, and flags.

MLA International Bibliography (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=mzh)

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MLA International Bibliography provides a detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations published on the subjects of literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, and dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. Listings on rhetoric and composition and the history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature are also included. In addition, the MLA Directory of Periodicals and the association’s proprietary thesaurus used to assign descriptors to each record in the bibliography are also included.

EBSCO eBook Collection (formerly netLibrary) (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlebk)

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EBSCO eBoook Collection (formerly netLibrary) is a library of electronic books (e-books) on many academic subjects. The collection includes thousands of titles purchased by OhioLINK, plus thousands of public-domain e-books. Users can preview an e-book online, peruse a page, read each page in depth, jump to specific chapters or pages, or use links in the Table of Content or Index to go directly to specific chapters of interest. Every word in every book is searchable.

OhioLINK Library Catalog (http://olc1.ohiolink.edu/search/ )

OhioLINK Library Catalog is a combined catalog of over 7.8 million books and other library materials from many of Ohio’s universities, colleges, community colleges, and the State Library of Ohio.  OhioLINK’s design allows you to transfer a search from your local library catalog (http://scrolls.ccuniversity.edu) to the OhioLINK combined catalog with the touch of a button.  The OhioLINK catalog provides immediate access to the library holdings of the whole system, including current availability status.  Requested books and other materials are delivered to your library within a few days.  Catalog entries for electronic books and journals link directly to the full text of those resources.

Oxford English Dictionary (http://dictionary.oed.com/entrance.dtl)

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The Oxford English Dictionary is a historical dictionary of the English language from the Middle Ages to the present. It lists all English words (about one million – over twice as many as any other dictionary) and defines their meanings at specific times in history, showing how meanings have changed over time. In addition, it provides a wide range of lexicographic information. The electronic version contains all of the text of the 20 volume edition (1989) and several search functions that considerably expand its usefulness. One of the Oxford English Dictionary’s important features is the quotation that illustrates the use of word and indicates the date it was first used in print.

Oxford Reference Online (http://www.oxfordreference.com)

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Oxford Reference Online provides access to the full-text of 100 dictionary and reference titles published by Oxford University Press.  The database covers a wide range of subject areas, including: biology, earth science, literature, history, religion, philosophy, computing, languages, and social science.  The database allows subject-specific and even title-specific searching.

Oxford Scholarship Online (http://www.oxfordscholarship.com)

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Oxford Scholarship Online is a cross-searchable library containing the full text of important scholarly books from Oxford University Press.  Oxford Scholarship Online includes both classic and newly-published works in the humanities and social sciences.  Subject collections are available in Economics & Finance, Philosophy, Political Science, and Religion.  New books are added regularly.

PapersFirst (http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=PapersFirst;done=referer;FSIP)

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PapersFirst covers the papers from every congress, conference, exposition, workshop, symposium, and meeting received at The British Library Document Supply Centre, since October 1993. The database is updated 24 times each year.

ProceedingsFirst (http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=Proceedings;done=referer;FSIP)

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ProceedingsFirst includes the printed proceedings of every congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop, and meeting received at The British Library Document Centre. Each record contains a list of papers presented at one conference. The database begins coverage in October 1993 and is updated 24 times each year.

Thesaurus of the English Language (http://www.bartleby.com/110/)

Thesaurus of the English Language contains a variety of synonyms for all parts of speech. It shows the part of speech, a variety of definitions, and labels explaining how it is used. The database is updated periodically.

WorldCat (OCLC) (http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=WorldCat;done=referer;FSIP)

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WorldCAT is the OCLC union catalog and contains more than 39 million record items. It covers thousands of subjects and includes records for items as far back as the 12th century. Materials covered in the catalog include: books, computer data files, computer programs, films, journals, magazines, manuscripts, musical scores, newspapers, slides, sound recordings, and videos. WorldCAT does not include individual article titles or stories in journals, magazines, newspapers, or book chapters. The database is updated daily.

Health and Medicine

Alt HealthWatch (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=awh)

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Alt HealthWatch focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers an immediate resource of full text articles, from more than 170 international, and often peer reviewed, reports, proceedings, association and consumer newsletters. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine.

Biological Abstracts/BIOSIS Previews (http://rave.ohiolink.edu/databases/login/bioa)

Biological Abstracts/BIOSIS Previews collects abstracts and bibliographic references to worldwide biological and medical literature.  Biological Abstracts contains references to journal items focusing on vital biological and medical research findings, pharmacological studies, and discoveries of new organisms.  Approximately 5,500 international journals are monitored, representing virtually every life science discipline.  BIOSIS Previews also covers international meetings, review articles, books, and monographs.

CINAHL (Nursing and Allied Health) (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=rzh)

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CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) provides indexing for journals from the fields of nursing and allied health, with indexing back to 1937.  Offering complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses’ Association, CINAHL Plus with Full Text covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.  In addition, this database offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters, as well as Evidence-Based Care Sheets.  Searchable cited references for many journals are also included.  CINAHL Plus with Full Text provides the full text of 337 journals, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials.  PDF backfiles to 1937 are also included.

Consumer Health Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=c9h)

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Consumer Health Complete is EBSCO’s interface designed for the everyday consumer of health care information. CHC provides convenient access to easily understandable health and medical information. Consumers can search and browse within medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles.

Health Source: Consumer Edition (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=hxh)

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Health Source: Consumer Edition is a rich collection of consumer health information. Health Source: Consumer Edition features searchable full text for over 190 journals, as well as abstracts and indexing for over 200 general health, nutrition and professional health care publications. Also included are the patient-oriented drug manual, USP DI: Volume II Advice for the Lay Patient and 20 health reference books, including books published by the People’s Medical Society, plus over 1000 health-related pamphlets; 7000 Clinical Reference Systems reports (in English and Spanish); and Stedman’s Medical Dictionary. This full text database covers topics such as AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, aging, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children’s health, women’s health, etc.

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.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=hch)

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Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides nearly 590 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also featured are abstracts and indexing for over 625 journals. This product offering also includes USP Pharmacopoeia DI: Volume II Advice for the Lay Patient and Stedman’s Medical Dictionary. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong.

Lexi-PALS Drug Guide (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=l0h)

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Lexi-PALS Drug Guide is a database of Patient Advisory Leaflets from Lexi-Comp that provides vital education on medications for patients. The approach for each pamphlet is to present each medication in an easy to follow and understand question-and-answer format. The leaflets are designed in a manner that supports successful patient education in both the hospital and outpatient setting. Additional aspects of Lexi-PALS include the incorporation of guidelines from the FDA’s Guidance on Useful Written Consumer Medicine Information; content is reviewed and updated continuously based on surveillance results; side effects are clearly defined; monitoring recommendations are provided; the pharmacologic category of each drug is identified; and information on how the drug works (mechanism of action) is also made available. Additional information specific to each medication includes pronunciation; U.S./Canadian/Mexican brand names; key warnings before taking the drug; how it is best taken; precautions when taking; when a healthcare provider should be called and proper storage. The database consists of over 1,450 medication and natural product leaflets, with an additional 600 Spanish language leaflets representing the most subscribed and commonly used medications. The database is offered on the EBSCOhost platform and is updated monthly.

MedicLatina (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=lth)

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MedicLatina is a Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers.  This database provides access to 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.

MEDLINE (PubMed Version) (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?holding=ohiolinklib_fft_ndi&otool=ohiolink)

MEDLINE (PubMed) provides free access to MEDLINE, the NLM database of more than 11 million bibliographic citations and abstracts in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care systems, and preclinical sciences. Includes access to additional selected life sciences journals not in MEDLINE. Links to the full-text of articles at participating publishers web sites. Links to the molecular biology databases maintained by NCBI. Interface developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Links to full-text of selected articles are available using this URL to access PubMed.

MEDLINE with Full Text (EBSCO Version) (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=ehost&defaultdb=mnh)

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MEDLINE with full text (EBSCO) is a comprehensive source of full text for medical journals, providing full text for more than 1,370 journals indexed in MEDLINE. Of those, more than 1,340 have cover-to-cover indexing in MEDLINE. This wide-ranging file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the MEDLINE index – with no embargo. With full-text coverage dating back to 1965, MEDLINE with Full Text is the definitive research tool for medical literature.

Natural & Alternative Treatments http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip&site=wfh&return=y

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Natural & Alternative Treatments 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

SPORTDiscus with Full Text (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=s3h)

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SPORTDiscus with Full Text provides indexing and abstracting of articles and other publications on sport, fitness, and related disciplines, with more than 240 full text journals.  SPORTDiscus offers international coverage of journal and magazine articles,  books and book chapters, conference proceedings, and dissertations and theses.  The database covers sport, physical fitness, exercise, sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, training, sport administration, officiating, sport law & legislation, college & university sport, disabled persons, facility design & management, intramural & school sport, doping, drugs, health, health education, biomechanics, movement science, injury prevention rehabilitation, physical therapy, rehabilitation, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport & exercise psychology, recreation, leisure studies, tourism, allied health, occupational health and therapy, public health, and more.  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

History

America: History and Life (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=ahl)

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America: History & Life is a comprehensive bibliography of articles on the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.  AHL offers abstracts and citations for articles appearing in over 2,000 journals published worldwide in history, related humanities, and the social sciences.  Coverage also included citations to book reviews from approximately 100 major journals of American history and culture and relevant dissertations from Dissertation Abstracts International.  For a list of indexed journal titles, click here.

American Periodical Series Online (http://search.proquest.com/americanperiodicals/advanced?accountid=12953)

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American Periodical Series Online contains page images of more than 1,100 historic American magazines, journals and newspapers.  These resources illuminate the development of American culture, politics, and society across some 150 years.  Articles can be search by author, source, and words in the complete text.

The collection is arranged in three series: 1741-1800, the period of transition from British colony to emerging nation; 1800-1850, pre-Civil War and the era of debate over slavery; and 1850-1900, Civil War and Reconstruction.  Magazines of these periods cover the literature, science, religion, arts, and history of the time.

Biblical Archaeology Society (BAS) Archive (http://www.basarchive.org)

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The Biblical Archaeology Society Archive contains the full text of every issue of the Biblical Archaeology Review, including the current issue.  The BAS Archive also contains the full text of every issue of two other periodicals previously published by the BAS: Archaeology Odyssey and Bible Review (BR).  The archive also contains a few electronic books published by the society.

Bibliography of Native North Americans (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=fph)

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Bibliography of Native North Americans is a bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life.  BNNA contains citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada.  This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.  Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present.  The database is an essential research tool for anthropologists, educators, historians, political scientists, sociologists, psychologists, legal and medical researchers, linguists, theologians, ethnobotanists, and policy makers.  BNNA will appeal to anyone interested in exploring contributions, struggles, and issues surrounding North America’s indigenous peoples.

HarpWeek (http://app.harpweek.com/)

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HarpWeek is the electronic version of Harper’s Weekly from the Civil War and Reconstruction eras, 1857-1871. HarpWeek includes all the pages of Harper’s Weekly as scanned images, together with a series of indexes. Harper’s Weekly was a leading national weekly during the second half of the nineteenth-century, providing information and insights on political, military and social issues and events prior to and during the Civil War. HarpWeek includes news, editorials, stories, illustrations, book reviews, serialized novels, advertising and maps from the weekly. It also includes biographical information about period leaders.

Historical Abstracts (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=hia)

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Historical Abstracts is a reference guide to the history of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding North America, which is covered in America: History and Life). Historical Abstracts indexes key historical journals from virtually every major country, plus a targeted selection of hundreds of journals in the social sciences and humanities that are of special interest to researchers and students of history.

Historical Abstracts also cites new books reviewed in key English-language history and review journals. Dissertation citations relevant to the subject scope are derived from Dissertation Abstracts International.

Subject keywords: History. Multicultural Studies. Sociology. Psychology. Women’s Studies/Gender Studies. Religion. Anthropology. Political Science. History of Science, Economics, Business, Education, Music, Art, and Law.

Historical Statistics of the United States (http://hsus.cambridge.org)

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Historical Statistics of the United States is the standard source for the quantitative facts of American history. HSUS provides data on social, behavioral, humanistic, and natural sciences including history, economics, government, finance, sociology, demography, education, law, natural resources, climate, religion, international migration, and trade – quantitative facts of American History. The fully searchable and downloadable electronic edition permits users to graph individual tables and create customized tables and spreadsheets reflecting their own particular areas of interest.

Humanities E-book Project (http://www.humanitiesebook.org/)

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ACLS Humanities E-Book Project is an online collection of over 1500 books of high quality, covering most humanities disciplines and area studies.  These are works of major importance, from 250 publishers, that remain vital to both scholars and advanced students and are frequently cited in the literature.  HEB now adds approximately 300 books annually to the collection.  Titles come from 250 publishers and have been selected by eleven ACLS learned societies or reviewed by a panel of distinguished scholars.  HEB currently works with nearly 80 university presses.  For a list of titles included in the database, click here.

Humanities International Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=hlh)

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Humanities International Complete provides indexing, abstracting, and the full text of journals, books and other important reference sources in the humanities.  Produced by Whitston Publishing (an imprint of EBSCO Publishing), Humanities International Complete provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting for over 1,900 titles, and the full text of hundreds of journals, books and other publications.  The database includes citations and abstracts for articles, essays, and reviews, as well as original creative works including poems, fiction, photographs, paintings and illustrations.  Humanities International Complete is a resource for students, researchers, and educators interested in all aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought.   For a complete list of journal titles indexed by AHC, click here.

Morgan Bibliography of Ohio Imprints (http://olc7.ohiolink.edu/morgan/)

Morgan Bibliography of Ohio Imprints, 1796–1850 describes books, pamphlets, and broadsides printed in Ohio, from the earliest in 1796 through 1850. The bibliography is compiled and maintained by Richard P. Morgan of the Morgan Library of Ohio Imprints. The bibliography includes names of libraries that own copies of these historical materials to aid in locating originals. Through a partnership with the American Antiquarian Society, Worcester, Massachusetts, many titles formerly owned by the Morgan Library are now in the AAS collections.  The Morgan Library of Ohio Imprints is also compiling an Ohio Name and Institution Index of those names and institutions mentioned in the imprints.

National Underground Railroad Freedom Center (http://drc.ohiolink.edu/handle/2374.OX/19792)

is a collection of digital documents related to slavery, abolition, and emancipation. The collection includes abolitionist broadsheets, photographs by Matthew Brady, letters and speeches of President Lincoln and other presidents, and other historic letters, documents, and pictures.  The original documents are found in the Gilder Lehrman Collection of the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History. The digital images were made available through the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center.

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (http://stephanus.tlg.uci.edu/inst/fontsel)

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Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG) is a nearly collection of over 10,000 ancient Greek literary texts, written from the time of Homer to the fall of Byzantium in A.D. 1453.  The database provides text browsing and keyword searching capabilities in ancient Greek texts, including the Biblical texts and other works from the Biblical era.  For more information on this database, please consult the home page for the TLG project: http://stephanus.tlg.uci.edu.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

Humanities

Clase and Periodica (http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=ClasePeriodica;done=referer;FSIP)

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Clase and Periodica is an index of articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews and brief notes published in journals edited in 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as from publications that focus on Pan-American issues. CLASE indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities. PERIÓDICA covers journals specializing in science and technology. Together, they offer access to citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

Humanities E-book Project (http://www.humanitiesebook.org/)

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ACLS Humanities E-Book Project is an online collection of over 1500 books of high quality, covering most humanities disciplines and area studies.  These are works of major importance, from 250 publishers, that remain vital to both scholars and advanced students and are frequently cited in the literature.  HEB now adds approximately 300 books annually to the collection.  Titles come from 250 publishers and have been selected by eleven ACLS learned societies or reviewed by a panel of distinguished scholars.  HEB currently works with nearly 80 university presses.  For a list of titles included in the database, click here.

Humanities International Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=hlh)

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Humanities International Complete provides indexing, abstracting, and the full text of journals, books and other important reference sources in the humanities.  Produced by Whitston Publishing (an imprint of EBSCO Publishing), Humanities International Complete provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting for over 1,900 titles, and the full text of hundreds of journals, books and other publications.  The database includes citations and abstracts for articles, essays, and reviews, as well as original creative works including poems, fiction, photographs, paintings and illustrations.  Humanities International Complete is a resource for students, researchers, and educators interested in all aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought.   For a complete list of journal titles indexed by AHC, click here.

Languages

Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (http://stephanus.tlg.uci.edu/inst/fontsel)

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Thesaurus Linguae Graecae (TLG) is a nearly collection of over 10,000 ancient Greek literary texts, written from the time of Homer to the fall of Byzantium in A.D. 1453.  The database provides text browsing and keyword searching capabilities in ancient Greek texts, including the Biblical texts and other works from the Biblical era.  For more information on this database, please consult the home page for the TLG project: http://stephanus.tlg.uci.edu.

Literature and Poetry

African-American Poetry 1760-1900 (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

African-American Poetry 1760-1900 includes the full text of almost 3000 poems written by African-American poets in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.  African-American Poetry is a resource for literary scholars and for researchers in African-American studies, linguistics, women’s studies, black literary heritage, and comparative studies.  The poetry explores a multitude of topics, including abolition, children, civil rights, dreams, education, fugitive slave law, Indian raids, liberty, political issues, prejudice, and slavery.  The variety of poem types is equally broad.  The database includes allegories, broadsides, children’s poems, elegiac poems, epics, hymns, odes, patriotic poems, and sonnets.  The poets are among those included in the William French et. al. bibliography, Afro-American Poetry and Drama, 1760-1975.  The full text of the poems is included and fully searchable.

For modern African-American poetry, see 20th Century African American Poetry

American Drama (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

American Drama currently contains more than 700 plays from over 300 dramatists. When finished, American Drama will feature the complete texts of more than 2,000 plays written by American dramatists.

American Poetry 1600-1900 (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

American Poetry 1600-1900 is a collection of 1,200 books and anthologies of early American poetry.  This database contains the works of all major American poets, including Emily Dickinson, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Phillis Wheatley, Walt Whitman, and John Greenleaf Whittier.  It also covers many less familiar names.  The complete text of each poem is included.  Any accompanying text written by the original author and forming an integral part of the work, such as notes, dedications, and prefaces to individual poems, is also generally included.  For modern American peotry, see 20th Century American Poetry.

Bibliography of American Literature (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

Bibliography of American Literature is a comprehensive bibliographic guide, providing nearly 40,000 records of the literary works of approximately 300 American writers from the American Revolution to 1930. BAL lists every reprint and variant edition of an author’s works, including obscure and fugitive appearances in anthologies, broadsides, and gift books. It also includes details on bindings and physical features of the editions.

BAL originally appeared in print in nine volumes, published for the Bibliographical Society of America by Yale University Press between 1955 and 1991. All nine volumes of BAL are fully searchable together.

Early American Fiction (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

Early American Fiction contains 440 works of 80 novelists and short-story writers, 1774-1850. This database comprises the full texts of the first editions of American novels and short stories written before 1850 by authors of significance during their lifetimes.

Eighteenth Century Fiction (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

Eighteenth-Century Fiction contains a selection of works in English prose from the period 1700-1780, by writers from the British Isles. The complete text of each work is included, and any accompanying authorial material, such as footnotes or introductions. First editions have been used unless considered unreliable, and a general principle has been not to use modernized editions. Original images are included. Bibliographic information and errata lists are provided for each of the original editions used.

English Poetry (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

Complete text of over 160,000 English poems, by Chadwyck-Healey. English Poetry is the largest full-text database yet published in the humanities. It contains the works of 1,350 British poets from the Anglo-Saxon period to the end of the nineteenth century, including many rare works held by only a few libraries.

English Prose Drama (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

English Prose Drama is based on plays listed in the New Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature that were written or intended for the stage and wholly or primarily in prose. EPD contains more than 1,800 plays by approximately 400 authors from the renaissance to the end of the nineteenth century. Early, and where appropriate, collected editions are generally selected. If a contemporary edition is considered unreliable, a later edition may be used. In certain cases, modern critical editions are included. The full text of each drama is included with any accompanying text written by the author and forming an integral part of the work. Selected images are directly accessible from the relevant points in the text. English Prose Drama complements English Verse Drama.

English Verse Drama (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

English Verse Drama contains more than 2,200 works by over 500 named authors and over 300 anonymous works, from the Shrewsbury Fragments of the late thirteenth century through the Elizabethan and Jacobean periods to the end of the nineteenth century. A verse drama is generally defined as a work acted on or intended for the stage which is either completely in verse or includes significant verse content. EVD complements and extends the English Poetry database. It adds six centuries of poetry intended for the stage.
The bibliographic basis is the New Cambridge Bibliography of English Literature . The database includes the works of all writers of verse drama listed in NCBEL and principally active before 1900. Editions chosen are usually contemporary with their authors. Masques and short dramatic pieces written primarily in verse, selected translations, works written for children and numerous adaptations are included. The entire text of each verse drama is included, together with any accompanying text written by the original author.

Humanities International Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=hlh)

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Humanities International Complete provides indexing, abstracting, and the full text of journals, books and other important reference sources in the humanities.  Produced by Whitston Publishing (an imprint of EBSCO Publishing), Humanities International Complete provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting for over 1,900 titles, and the full text of hundreds of journals, books and other publications.  The database includes citations and abstracts for articles, essays, and reviews, as well as original creative works including poems, fiction, photographs, paintings and illustrations.  Humanities International Complete is a resource for students, researchers, and educators interested in all aspects of the humanities, with worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought.   For a complete list of journal titles indexed by AHC, click here.

Literary Reference Center Plus (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=plus)

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Literary Reference Center Plus is a comprehensive database that provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.  LRC Plus includes over 1,200 additional full-text literary reference books/works, including titles with a focus on plays/drama, poetry, religious literature, children’s literature, Hispanic literature, and other areas; over 200 additional full-text literary journals & magazines, including titles with a focus on multi-cultural studies, folklore, Latin America literature, and historical literature; 35 volumes of new contemporary literature titles from Salem Press relating to Fantasy/Science Fiction, Contemporary Literature, World Philosophy, Quotations In Context, Religious Literature, and Biographies of Nobel Literature Prize Winners; 40 full-text literary study guides; plot summaries, synopses and work overviews; articles of literary criticism; full text of literary journals; author biographies; book reviews; author interview; and images of key literary figures.

MLA Directory of Periodicals (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=kah)

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

MLA International Bibliography (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=mzh)

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MLA International Bibliography provides a detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations published on the subjects of literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, and dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. Listings on rhetoric and composition and the history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature are also included. In addition, the MLA Directory of Periodicals and the association’s proprietary thesaurus used to assign descriptors to each record in the bibliography are also included.

Shakespeare, Editions and Adaptations of

(http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

Full text of eleven major editions, 1623-1866. Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare Web includes the full-text of eleven major editions from the First Folio to the Cambridge edition of 1863-6, twenty-four separate contemporary printings of individual plays, selected apocrypha and related works and more than one hundred adaptations, sequels and burlesques from the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.

20th Century African-American Poetry (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

20th Century African-American Poetry contains works by more than 100 poets, including Audre Lorde, Langston Hughes, Rita Dove, and emerging poets. Biographical profiles accompany each poet’s work.

20th Century American Poetry (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

20th Century American Poetry contains 52,000 poems from collected works and individual volumes of poetry covering the works of most major twentieth-century American poets. The database includes the works of most major twentieth-century American poets, beginning with the traditionalists; continuing through the modernists, represented by such poets as Wallace Stevens; and moving on to the contemporary works of the 1990s.

20th Century English Poetry (http://ebooks.ohiolink.edu/xtf-ch/)

20th Century English Poetry contains over 44,000 poems by 288 poets, incorporating the Modern Poetry Collection and The Faber Poetry Library. The complete text of each poem is included, and any integral images are also scanned. Introductions and prefaces to the volumes are included, as are all notes and any prose sections.

William Butler Yeats Collection (http://rave.ohiolink.edu/ebooks/ch/yeats)

William Butler Yeats Collection is a complete electronic edition of Yeats’s work, bringing together 22 printed volumes and including critical and fictional prose, poetry, plays, and autobiographical works.

Music

ATLA Religion Database (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=reh)

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The ATLA Religion Database is the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion. This comprehensive bibliographic database spans 50 years. Selected records go back as far as 1818. The ATLA Religion Database offers expansive coverage of the subdisciplines in the fields of theology and religion. The ATLA Religion Database also covers religious research in related fields such as sociology, anthropology, psychology, history, medicine, law, and business.

ATLASerials (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=a6h)

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The ATLASerials collection provides the full-text of articles from  over 200 journals in the field of religious studies, including Biblical studies, theological studies, and ministry studies. The range of years covered by the collection varies from title to title.

Christian Periodical Index (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=33h)

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The Christian Periodical Index (CPI) is produced by the Association of Christian Librarians. Its purpose is to provide access to English language articles and reviews written for the Christian community.

Beginning in 1956 with coverage of 20 titles, CPI currently indexes over 100 selected publications from the broad spectrum of knowledge including science, literature, medicine, music, philosophy, history , sociology, nursing, and education. Coverage is representative of the major doctrinal positions within evangelical Christianity.

Dictionary of North American Hymnology (http://www.hymnary.org/dnah)

This freely accessible web database aims to provide an index to all hymns published in North America until 1978.  The Dictionary of North American Hymnology provides information about hymnals, hymn texts, tunes, and writers.  The database is keyword searchable.

LibraryMusicSource.com (http://www.librarymusicsource.com)

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LibraryMusicSource.com is a digital library of classical sheet music, providing access to over 35,000 works.  The collection contains music for a wide variety of instruments, as well as vocal music and orchestral scores.  The sheet music files are available for download as PDF files.  Users can search for sheet music by keyword, or they can browse the collection by category or composer.

Naxos Music Library (http://ccuniversity.NaxosMusicLibrary.com)

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Naxo Music Library is a digital sound recordings library that contains over 520,000 music tracks.  Many genres are represented in the collection, including: clasical, jazz, folk, world, blues, pop, rock, and gospel.  Music files can be streamed using Flash or Windows Media Player.

RILM (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=rih)

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RILM Abstracts of Musical Literature is an international bibliography of scholarly writings on music and related disciplines that is produced by the Repertoire International de Literature Musicale. All scholarly works are indexed (articles, books, bibliographies, catalogues, dissertations, Festschriften, films and videos, iconographies, critical commentaries to complete works, ethnographic recordings, conference proceedings, reviews, etc.).  Concert reviews, recording notes, pedagogical manuals, etc. are indexed if they are of scholarly interest.  Areas of coverage encompass historical musicology, ethnomusicology, instruments and voice, librarianship, performance practice and notation, theory and analysis, pedagogy, liturgy, dance, criticism, and music therapy.  Coverage begins in 1967 and is updated monthly.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

Philosophy and Ethics

ATLA Religion Database (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=reh)

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The ATLA Religion Database is the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion. This comprehensive bibliographic database spans 50 years. Selected records go back as far as 1818. The ATLA Religion Database offers expansive coverage of the subdisciplines in the fields of theology and religion. The ATLA Religion Database also covers religious research in related fields such as sociology, anthropology, psychology, history, medicine, law, and business.

ATLASerials (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=a6h)

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The ATLASerials collection provides the full-text of articles from  over 200 journals in the field of religious studies, including Biblical studies, theological studies, and ministry studies. The range of years covered by the collection varies from title to title.

Religion and Philosophy Collection (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=rlh)

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Religion and Philosophy Collection covers such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. With over 290 full text journals and unparalleled coverage of the subject areas, the Religion & Philosophy Collection is an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy (http://plato.stanford.edu/contents.html)

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy includes artices on people, concepts, books, and other topics in philosophy.  The Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy is a dynamic reference work.  Each entry is maintained and kept up to date by an expert or group of experts in the field.  All entries and updates are refereed by the members of a distinguished editorial board before they are made public.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

Psychology and Counseling

(SEE ALSO: Health and Medicine)

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print

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Mental Measurements Yearbook, produced by the Buros Institute at the University of Nebraska, provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. First published by Oscar K. Buros, the MMY series allows users to make knowledgeable judgments and informed selection decisions about the increasingly complex world of testing. MMY provides coverage from Volume 9 to the present. Also produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, Tests in Print (TIP) serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. TIP provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s).

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=pbh)

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Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection covers emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. This database includes nearly 515 full text titles and over 490 peer-reviewed journals.

PsycINFO (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=psyh)

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PsycINFO, produced by the American Psychological Association, is a collection of electronically stored bibliographic references—most with abstracts or content summaries. It contains citations that PsycINFO has created in electronic form beginning in 1967. The segment known as Historical PsycINFO contains citations from 1867-1966. Records are not complete and must be searched separately. Although the references themselves are all written in English, the covered literature includes material published in over 45 countries and written in 30 languages. PsycINFO covers all types of publications that APA examines regularly to identify psychologically relevant material, including journal articles, dissertations, reports, English-language book chapters and books, and other scholarly documents. It also includes literature from an array of disciplines related to psychology, such as education, business, medicine, nursing, law, and social work. The database is updated monthly.

PsycINFO Historical (http://rave.ohiolink.edu/databases/login/psy0)

PsycINFO Historical provides an index and abstracts of historical psychological journals. It contains abstracts from Psychological Abstracts back to 1927, Psychological Bulletin from 1921-1926, and all APA journals and the American Journal of Psychology back to their first issues.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

ATLA Religion Database

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ATLA indexes some periodicals in the area of pastoral counseling that PsycINFO does not cover.  For more information regarding ATLA, click here.

Guide to Social Science and Religion in Periodical Literature (http://www.nplguide.com)

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Guide to Social Science and Religion indexes a wide range of journals and magazine in various subject areas, including: psychology, theology, Biblical studies, social work, and education.  The print form of the index covers the last 35 years; the web version provide access to the index from 1993 to the present.

Science

(including Biology, Chemistry, and Earth Science)

Agricola (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=agr)

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AGRICOLA provides citations to journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audio-visual materials, and technical reports.  The records describe publications and resources encompassing all aspects of agriculture and aillied disciplines including plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, agricultural products, alternative farming practices, and food and nutrition.  Auxiliary subjects that support NAL’s Information Center activities, such as agricultural trade and marketing, rural information, and animal welfare are also included in the database.

Clase and Periodica (http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=ClasePeriodica;done=referer;FSIP)

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Clase and Periodica is an index of articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews and brief notes published in journals edited in 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as from publications that focus on Pan-American issues. CLASE indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities. PERIÓDICA covers journals specializing in science and technology. Together, they offer access to citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

Ei Engineering Village (http://www.engineeringvillage.com)

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Ei Engineering Village is a cross database searching service offering a wide range of resources covering applied science and engineering. Databases include: Compendex, EI Patents, GeoBase, NTIS and Referex. Compendex contains references and abstracts from some 5,000 engineering journals, conferences and technical reports covering all engineering disciplines. Online coverage is from 1884 to date. Ei Patents comprises millions of patents from the US Patent and Trademark Office and European Patent Office. GeoBase is a multidisciplinary database of indexed research literature on the earth sciences, including geology, human and physical geography, environmental sciences, oceanography, geomechanics, alternative energy sources, pollution, waste management and nature conservation. NTIS (National Technical Information Service) database contains citations to unclassified reports from U.S. and international government agencies such as NASA, the U.S. Department of Energy, and the U.S. Department of Defense. Materials cited date from 1899 to the present. Referex Engineering is comprised of six collections of full-text searchable engineering reference e-books.

Environment Complete (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=eih)

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Environment Complete covers applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more.  Environment Complete contains citations for articles from 1,200 domestic and international journals, as well as 100 monographs.  The database provides full text for many of the most used journals in the discipline, and for the conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Education.

Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=puh

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Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index is a resource for access to articles about gardens and plants.  Topics include horticulture, botany, garden and landscape design & history, ecology, plant and garden conservation, garden management, and horticultural therapy.  A highlight of the database is its focus on environmentally sustainable horticultural and design practices.  This index is designed for gardening enthusiasts, professionals, and students of horticulture and of garden and landscape design & history.  Garden, Landscape & Horticulture Index covers general gardening serials of national, international, and regional interest, and serials devoted to specialty gardens and plant groups, most published in English.

MathSciNet (http://www.ams.org/mathscinet/search)

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MathSciNet provides access to Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications from 1940 to the present. MR provides reviews or summaries of articles and books that contain new contributions to mathematical research. CMP is a subject index of bibliographic data for recent and forthcoming publications.

Science Online (http://www.fofweb.com/ip)

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A quick-reference science database from Facts on File.  The Science Online database provides reference information in several subject areas, including biology, chemistry, and earth science.  The database provides videos, photographs, illustrations, and diagrams, as well as articles.

Science Reference Center (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=scirc&defaultdb=sch)

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Science Reference Center is a comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Science Reference Center contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, and other sources. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology and wildlife. Science Reference Center also satisfies the demand for standards-based content by providing teachers and librarians with articles correlated to state and national curriculum standards.

Scopus (http://www.scopus.com/home.url)

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Scopus is the largest abstract and citation database containing both peer-reviewed research literature and quality web sources. With over 18,000 titles from more than 5,000 international publishers, SciVerse Scopus offers researchers a quick, easy and comprehensive resource to support their research needs in the scientific, technical, medical and social sciences fields and, in the arts and humanities.  As a researcher, SciVerse Scopus allows you to search by author, title, subject, keyword, and more. You can do extensive citation research. For example, you can find out who is citing you, and how many citations an article or an author has received; analyze citations for a particular journal issue, volume or year; and click on the cited by and reference links to track research trends and make connections. You can do this within or across disciplines you are interested in.  You can view a list a list of journal titles at: http://www.info.sciverse.com/sciencedirect/content/journals/title

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

Sociology and Anthropology

Bibliography of Native North Americans (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=fph)

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Bibliography of Native North Americans is a bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life.  BNNA contains citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada.  This resource covers a wide range of topics including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.  Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present.  The database is an essential research tool for anthropologists, educators, historians, political scientists, sociologists, psychologists, legal and medical researchers, linguists, theologians, ethnobotanists, and policy makers.  BNNA will appeal to anyone interested in exploring contributions, struggles, and issues surrounding North America’s indigenous peoples.

Clase and Periodica (http://newfirstsearch.oclc.org/dbname=ClasePeriodica;done=referer;FSIP)

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Clase and Periodica is an index of articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews and brief notes published in journals edited in 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as from publications that focus on Pan-American issues. CLASE indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities. PERIÓDICA covers journals specializing in science and technology. Together, they offer access to citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=i3h)

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Criminal Justice Abstracts includes bibliographic records and full text covering essential areas related to criminal justice and criminology. The increasing globalization of criminology is reflected in the contents of the database, which covers hundreds of journals from around the world. The database provides full-text access to nearly 300 journals and magazines. A list of the full-text titles can be found here.Gender Studies Database (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=fmh)

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Gender Studies Database combines Women’s Studies International and Men’s Studies databases with the coverage of sexual diversity issues.  GSD covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship inside and outside academia.  Source documents include professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, theses & dissertations and other sources.  Several thousand links to freely available and indexed full-text articles and documents on the Web are available, including carefully selected and important web sites.

Guide to Social Science and Religion in Periodical Literature (http://www.nplguide.com)

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Guide to Social Science and Religion indexes a wide range of journals and magazine in various subject areas, including: psychology, theology, Biblical studies, social work, and education.  The print form of the index covers the last 35 years; the web version provide access to the index from 1993 to the present.

SocINDEX with Full Text (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=sih)

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SocINDEX with Full Text provides the full text of journal articles, and indexing and informative abstracts for “core” coverage journals dating back to 1895, plus “priority” coverage journals and “selective” coverage journals.  Extensive indexing for books, monographs, conference papers, and other sources is included.  SocINDEX with Full Text features subject headings from a sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers.  Searchable cited references are also provided.  SocINDEX covers sociology and all its sub-disciplines, including abortion, anthropology, criminology, criminal justice, cultural sociology, demography, economic development, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, marriage & family, politics, religion, rural sociology, social psychology, social structure, social work, sociological theory, sociology of education, substance abuse, urban studies, violence, welfare, and many others..  For a list of indexed titles, click here.

Sociological Collection (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?profile=ehost&defaultdb=slh)

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Sociological Collection is a comprehensive database covering information in all areas of sociology, including social behavior, human tendencies, interaction, relationships, community development, culture and social structure. This database provides complete full text for more than 500 important journals, including nearly 500 peer-reviewed titles. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for all journals in the collection.

TOPICsearch (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=tsp)

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TOPICsearch is a current events database that allows researchers to explore social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today’s classrooms. TOPICsearch contains full text for articles from magazines, newspapers, pamphlets, biographies, book reviews, public opinion polls, EBSCO’s Current Issues database, and government information.

Women’s Studies International (http://search.ebscohost.com/login.asp?profile=web&defaultdb=fyh)

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Women’s Studies International covers the core disciplines in Women’s Studies to the latest scholarship in feminist research.  Nearly 800 essential sources include: journals, newspapers, newsletters, bulletins, books, book chapters, proceedings, reports, theses, dissertations, NGO studies, Web sites & Web documents, and grey literature.  Women’s Studies International supports curriculum development in the areas of sociology, history, political science & economy, public policy, international relations, arts & humanities, business and education.

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.

Statistics

Census Bureau Homepage

The offical web site of the U.S. Census Bureau.  A wealth of statistical information and resources can be found on the site.   Highlights include online access to Statistical Abstract of the United States, census maps, and the American Factfinder.

FedStats

The official U.S. Government web site that provides access to statistical information from the web sites of over 100 U.S. Federal agencies.  This is a freely accessible site.

Historical Statistics of the United States (http://hsus.cambridge.org)

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Historical Statistics of the United States is the standard source for the quantitative facts of American history. HSUS provides data on social, behavioral, humanistic, and natural sciences including history, economics, government, finance, sociology, demography, education, law, natural resources, climate, religion, international migration, and trade – quantitative facts of American History. The fully searchable and downloadable electronic edition permits users to graph individual tables and create customized tables and spreadsheets reflecting their own particular areas of interest.

Statistical Abstract of the United States (http://search.proquest.com/statistical?landingpage=statab)

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Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. A guide to using the Online Edition is available here: http://proquest.libguides.com/content.php?pid=344620&sid=2819294

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Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete is a general reference database covering many subject areas.  Provides full-text access to articles from over 5000 periodicals.  For additional information, click here.



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