Databases

Click on the links below to access the Databases and find information about any research topic you need. Contact the library for database passwords.

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Learning Express

With nearly 1,000 online tutorials, practice tests, and eBooks, Learning Express offers job search and workplace skills improvement, skill building in reading, writing, math, and basic science, career certification and licensure exam prep, college and grad school entrance test prep, GED® test prep, and more. Create your own login to access these resources.

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Gale 

Research articles on every topic, from academic journals to magazines and current new to an incredible reference library of the best encyclopedias available.

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ProQuest SIRS Issues Researcher

The best, most current source for leading social issues today.  SIRS gathers background and pro/con information, great for persuasive or argumentative assignments, or just perspective on current events and controversial topics.

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CINAHL

CINAHL with Full Text provides full text for the top nursing and allied health literature available and covers a wide range of topics including nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.

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American Antiquarian Society Collection

Partnering with the American Antiquarian Society (AAS), the premier library documenting the life of America's people from the Colonial Era through the Civil War and Reconstruction, EBSCO provides digital access to the most comprehensive collection of American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912. This special collection includes digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals not available from any other source and provide rich content detailing American history and culture from the mid-18th century through the late-19th century, covering advertising, health, women's issues, science, the history of slavery, industry and professions, religious issues, culture and the arts, and more..

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Global Road Warrior

Covers 175 countries and addresses 22 categories of interest to travelers, including business culture, communications, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, security, society and culture, tips for businesswomen, transportation, and travel essentials. It also includes country maps and photographs.

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Mango Languages

Mango Languages is an online language learning program…and might just be our favorite learning database (can we say that?). With over 70 languages that you can learn from the start, full and interactive audio, foreign language-learning films, and fun language sets, this database will help even the most trepidatious of learners into a wiz.

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World Religions

World Religions offers a comprehensive review of the major religions and belief systems of the world by combining in-depth essays on each religion’s underlying philosophies with links to key entries and thousands of reference articles, images, videos, and maps. Written by experts in the field, this database facilitates scholarly research, as well as providing access to support materials, such as a calendar of holidays and observances, timelines, and fact files.

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America's Historical Newspapers

Find news articles covering topics in government, politics, social issues, culture, literature discoveries, inventions and more from hundreds of primary sources. Search using either the timeline or topic search to easily find news and eyewitness accounts and pro/con articles of events, issues and daily life in the colonies or during the Revolutionary War, westward expansion, the Civil War, Reconstruction, industrialization, the Progressive Era, World War I, the Great Depression, Vietnam War, World War II, Civil Rights Movement, Cold War, globalization and other eras. Also included are illustrations, advertisements, classifieds, birth and marriage announcements, obituaries, stories about historic people and other articles exactly as they appeared in print .

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Films on Demand

Streaming access to thousands of videos from top industry and academic producers, easily searchable by category, class, or topic. Use these as sources for any assignment, for any class.

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Kanopy

Kanopy is an on-demand streaming video platform that offers a large collection of award-winning films and documentaries.