Find the best library databases for your research.
The most frequently-used databases
Academic Search Complete
This link opens in a new windowAcademic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,400 journals.
This link opens in a new windowGale Business Insights: Essentials empowers users with the necessary tools to research and effectively interpret international business topics.
Gale Business Insights: Essentials
This link opens in a new windowWith 750+ searchable, full-text titles, Credo Reference: Academic Core places particular emphasis on subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, and reference handbooks. Also included are more than 1,100 short reference videos, more than 475,000 high-resolution art images, photographs, and maps across all subject areas.
Films On Demand
This link opens in a new windowA streaming video service that provides access to over 38,000 instructional and documentary videos from producers such as Films for the Humanities & Sciences, HBO, CNBC News, ABC News, PBS, BBC, Cengage Learning, Meridian, and others.
This link opens in a new windowAfrican American History offers a fresh way to explore the full spectrum of African American history and culture. Users can start their investigation of a topic with a video or slideshow overview, use the key content called out on the home page to find an entryway into the database, or dig deep into a subject or era through the Topic Centers.
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Black Freedom Struggle in the United States:
This link opens in a new windowA free, open resource for students, educators and others who are researching U.S. Black history. The site features over 2,000 curated primary-source documents related to critical people and events in African American history.
Diversity & Ethnic Studies eBook Collection
This link opens in a new windowThis subscription collection includes academic eBooks related to diversity, anti-racism, ethnic studies, disability studies, gerontology & age studies, migration studies, gender and sexuality studies, cultural studies, and religious studies. The collection utilizes outside resources and scholarship to ensure that the collection remains up to date and aligned with current research.
Palace eBooks and AudioBooks
This link opens in a new windowThe Palace Project is a platform that gives you access to tens of thousands of digital titles from different publishers and sources. All for free for your local library. Palace is available for both of Apple and Android phones and tablets.
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