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Databases - by Subject

This database contains more than 400,000 biographies on nearly 275,000 people gathered from over 90 reference sources as well as 250 magazines. You can search for one or more of these fields: birth and death year, nationality, ethnicity, occupation or gender.  

Busienss Source Premier is the world’s largest full-text business database. It provides full text for 3,650 scholarly business journals, including 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications and more than 300 scholarly journals dating as far back as 1922. 

Regional Business News is a full-text newswire database that incorporates business wires from all over the world.

Small Business Resource Center covers all major areas of starting and operating a business: financing, management, marketing, human resources, franchising, accounting, taxes and more.

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center is where you can learn about 94 different industries and career fields, as well as thousands of professions to find the right fit for you.

Vocation and Carees Collection provides resoruces on finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. This collection includes content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. It focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.

ERIC, the U.S. Department of Education Educational Resource Information Center database, contains citations and abstracts from over 980 educational and education-related journals, as well as full text of more than 2,200 digests.

Professional Development Collection provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 440 full-text journals, designed for professional educators.

Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.

Through the Credo Reference database, students have access to hundreds of in-depth subject encyclopedias and handbooks covering every major subject from Accounting to Art History and Shakespeare to Einstein.

Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia is a reference database that provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries.

Academic OneFile is a leading source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. It has extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature, and other subjects.

Academic Search Premier provides full text for more than 4,700 journals and scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts and literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies.

From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science, and technology, Expanded Academic ASAP meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Through this database, you can access scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers with full text and images.

Global Issues in Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. The database features specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues.

Info Trac OneFile is a general database that has articles on health care, the humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social sciences, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. 

Issues and Controversies helps researchers understand the crucial issues we face today, exploring more than 800 hot topics in business, politics, government, education, and popular culture.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract (LISTA) indexes more than 600 periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information...

MasterFILE Premier provides full text for nearly 1,860 periodicals covering nearly all subjects including general reference, business, health, and much more.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is a one-stop source for information on today's relevant and controversial social issues. It features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, magazine, academic journal, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, podcasts, and links to websites.

Pop Culture Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture. The database offers useful information for researchers in social science, history, art or liberal arts courses.

AHFS Consumer Medication Information is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish.  AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in accessible language for consumers.

Biomedial Reference Collection provides access to 100 full-text journals covering such disciplines as clinical medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences.

CINAHL Complete is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing and allied health journals.  This subscription provides users with access to 1,300 full-text journals and indexes over 5,400 journals, some dating as far back as 1937.

Health Reference Center: Academic has articles on fitness, pregnancy, medicine, nutrition, diseases, public health, occupational health and safety, alcohol and drug abuse, HMOs, prescription drugs and much more.   

With Health Source: Consumer Edition, you can search for information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health.  Use this database when searching for introductory or more practical information.  

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition has nearly 550 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines.  It also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals.  Use this database for your scholarly or academic research. 

MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE allows users to search abstracts from over 4,600 current biomedical journals.

Nursing and Allied Health Collection covers all aspects of the Nursing profession from direct patient care to health care administration. This collection's current and authoritative content will be of use to both professionals already working in the field as well as nursing students.

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Colleciton includes over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine.  Both researcher and practitioner alike will find relevant, authoritative content in this collection.  

American History Online spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history, highlighting the important people and events of the American experience. It includes timelines, biographies, primary sources, and audio/video files.

Ancient and Medieval History Online explores the pre-modern world with in-depth focus on Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Europe, the Americas, and Asia. It includes timelines, biographies, primary sources, and audio/video files.

Modern World History Online covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history from mid-15th century to the present. It includes timelines, biographies, primary sources, audio files, and videos.

U.S. History in Context provides integrated access to over 4,000 historical (primary) documents, articles from more than 30 reference titles, and over 110 full-text journal covering themes, events, individuals, and periods in U.S. history from pre-Colonial times to the present.

World History in Context is a comprehensive collection of award-winning reference, full-text articles from leading scholarly publications, an array of primary sources, and images, maps and charts which provide expansive geographic and chronologic research materials for the study of world history.

MAS Ultra: School Edition provides full text for over 460 general interest and current events magazines.

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text contains more than 400,000 records selected from the most important sources within the discipline.

Criminal Justice Collection has access to over five million articles to help students studying law or law enforcement, training for paralegal service, preparing for a career in Homeland Security, going to court, writing sociological reports, and much more.

Unlock information in primary sources, critical articles, literary and cultural analysis, and biographies. Search across centuries to see the broader continuum of the story you choose to tell. We have integrated Literature Resources from Galeand Literature Criticism Onlineinto a single research...

Literary Reference Center™ is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

Literature Resource Center provides up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism, and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

The Military and Government Collection provides full text for over 320 military related periodicals and general interest magazines.

War and Terrorism Collection provides access to academic journals and magazines of interest to analysts, risk management professionals, and students of military science, history, and social science. The database offers balanced coverage of both historic and contemporary topics in the fields of war...

African American Experience is the widest-ranging and easiest-to-use online collection on African American life ever assembled, This database is the definitive electronic research tool for African American history and culture.

The Diversity Studies Collection is a must-have for social science, history and liberal arts coursework.  This collection explores cultural differences, contributions, and influences in our global community.

Find, read about, and research the world's 7,099 known living languages.

Gender Studies Collection provides balanced coverage of this significant aspect of culture and society. The database offers access to scholarly journals and magazines covering topics including gender studies, family and marital issues, and more.

The Boston Globe database offers complete full-text content of local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community.

InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 1,100 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts.

The New York Times database provides access to full-text articles from the New York Times starting from 1995.

Newspaper Source provides full-text access to 170 regional newspapers in the United States, international newspapers, newswires, and newspaper columns.

Popular Magazines provides access to the most searched magazines across the InfoTrac products. All of the titles are selected based on actual publication searches performed by library patrons and the database includes many titles recommended by Bowker's "Magazines for Libraries".

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive database with nearly 480 full text titles covering topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

The Serials Directory provides up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information and pricing for over 178,500 U.S. and international periodicals.

Religion and Philosophy provides coverage of world religions, denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy, and history of philosophy. It offers 300 full-text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles.

Environmental Studies and Policty Collection has over 800 journals and 6 subject specific Delmar reference titles that provide robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, and corporate interests.

GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Science Full Text Select contains access to 320 full-text science journals covering all fields of science. It offers a broad range of science literature to students on the community college level.

Supporting high school curricula and university coursework, Science in Context features authoritative information for assignments and projects and provides detailed coverage of popular subjects.

Communications and Mass Media Collection provides access to academic journals and magazines focusing on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered in the database include advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and more.

Foundation Center Directory Online has information on the nation's 10,000 foundations and over 500,000 recent grants. Note: For in-library use only. See librarian for assistance