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Databases by Broad Subject Areas
Browse lists of databases categorized as Business, Financial, & Legal Resources; Education & Career Related Resources; General & Multidisciplinary Resources; Health & Medical Resources; Humanities Resources; Librarian Resources; News Service/Newspaper Res
Digitized images of the pages of 1,100 American special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, and children’s and women’s magazines published from colonial days to the dawn of the 20th century.
Describes every article, news story, letter, or other item from the table of contents page in 16,000 sources from 1990 to present. Subjects include business, humanities, medicine, science, social science, and technology.
Full text reports dating back ten years on health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Seasoned journalists research and write each 12,000 word report, which includes three pro-con debates, a background and chronology on the topic, an assessment of the current situation, tables and maps, a pro/con debate by representatives of opposing positions, and bibliographies of key sources.
Over 3 million full text articles from 1,000 reference titles such as subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, and reference handbooks. Also includes over 1,100 short reference videos and over 450,000 high-resolution art images, photographs and maps. Depicts relationships between topics with its Mind Map tool and offers Topic Pages as a good starting point for further research.
Ebooks from general and scholarly sources, including University Presses and other top publishers, on subjects such as agriculture, architecture, biology, business, chemistry, computer science, fine arts, education, engineering, environmental studies, geography, geology, history, hospitality, law, literature, manufacturing, nursing, pharmacy, philosophy, physics, political science, psychology, religion, and social science. Each ebook includes tools for creating citations, note-taking, highlighting, and bookmarking.
Ebooks from general and scholarly sources on subjects such as architecture, business, computer science, economics, education, engineering, history, law, mathematics, medicine, philosophy, political science, religion, social science, and technology.
Essential news facts distilled from articles in over 100 major newspapers, news magazines, other periodicals, and government and online sources from the U.S. and around the world. Editors verify all facts for accuracy and edit summaries for maximum clarity. Browseable by topic, landmark event, country, person, or resource type such as editorial cartoons or statistics.
Citations for articles, art and rare book auction catalogs, books and ebooks, conference papers and proceedings, digital resources, dissertations, government documents, journals, reports, and theses. Up to three of the 13 databases can be searched simultaneously.
More than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines including full runs of over 2,600 journals in the humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Also includes over 60,000 DRM-free ebooks and over 2 million primary sources. Supports text mining/analysis and digital humanities research by providing datasets for journals, books, research reports, and pamphlets in the digital library.
Over 26,000 streaming videos including thousands of award-winning documentaries, training films, and theatrical releases. Highlights include: the Criterion Collection, PBS, Kino Lorber, New Day Films, The Great Courses, and California Newsreel.
Full text content from over 550 popular high school magazines and reference books. Contains citations for over 690 magazines. Subjects include art, history, sports, and music. Also includes over 1 million photos, maps, and flags.
Viewpoints from all perspectives on the most controversial issues using a variety of sources including journals, primary sources, reference sources, biographies, images, videos, audio recordings, news, magazines, statistics, and websites. Also browseable by topic in categories such as business and economics, health and medicine, society and culture, energy and environmentalism, law and politics, science and technology, and war and diplomacy.
Citations and full text for over 1000 journals including 400 published by learned societies on subjects such as business, management, communication, education, geography, neurology, political science, psychology, social work, public policy, medicine, criminology, engineering, religion, and urban planning.
Full text content from over 1,000 titles and citations for over 960 titles on vocational subjects such as counseling, biotechnology, cosmetology, fashion design, forensics, graphic arts, health information technology, law enforcement, and veterinary assistant.