REFERENCE MATERIALS


Britannica Online

Encyclopedia Britannica Online, featuring the complete Encyclopedia Britannica, Britannica Concise Encyclopedia, Merriam-Websters Dictionary & Thesaurus, videos, web sites, and magazines.

New York Times

The New York Times contains “all the news that’s fit to print.” The paper, founded in 1851, has won more Pulitzer Prizes than any other news organization and is widely considered to be the newspaper of record. Patrons will have access to all article content found within the Times—over 15.2 million articles—as well as the NYTimes magazine, photo exposés, blogs, and video content. Users must register and log in to their nytimes.com account for full access.

APA Style CENTRAL

APA Style CENTRAL helps users develop their writing and professional research skills by providing advanced writing and content management tools. Users must register an APA Style CENTRAL account with a valid CSC email address for full access. This is a TRIAL subscription that will be available until 20 December 2016.

Issues & Controversies

Issues & Controversies helps researchers understand today's crucial issues by exploring hundreds of hot topics in politics, government, business, society, education, and popular culture. Updated weekly and featuring an extensive backfile, this resource offers in-depth articles that present both sides of an issue clearly, coherently, and without bias. Each article is intended to inspire thought-provoking debates with straightforward presentation of the key facts, arguments, history, and the current context of today's most important and timely issues.

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JOURNALS - ALL SUBJECTS


Academic Search Complete - EBSCO

Academic Search Complete offers full-text access to over 6,500 academic journals, providing users access to critical information from many unique sources. Scholarly content covers a broad range of important areas of academic study, from anthropology to engineering, law to the hard sciences.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research.

JSTOR

Complete archives of older journal articles in the Arts & Sciences, Language and Literature, and Business.

SAGE Premier

This resource includes international, peer-reviewed journals of several of subject areas, including business, humanities, social sciences, and science, technology, and medicine. Also includes access to 570+ SAGE journal titles, comprising over 292,000 full-text articles.

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ART & MUSIC JOURNALS and RESOURCES


African American Music Reference

African American Music Reference will bring together 50,000 pages of text reference, biographies, chronologies, sheet music, images, lyrics, liner notes, and discographies which chronicle the diverse history and culture of the African American experience through music. The database is constantly expanding to include comprehensive coverage of blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical expression.

CAMIO Catalog of Art Museum Images Online

OCLC's Catalog of Art Museum Images Online is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums.

Classical Music Reference Library

Classical Music Reference Library brings together more than 30,000 pages of essential reference materials, spanning the entire history of Western classical music, in a unified online database. Included are the authoritative reference titles Baker's Dictionary of Music, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, and Baker's Student Encyclopedia of Music, which are available for the first time in electronic form.

Classical Scores Library

Classical Scores Library will contain 400,000 pages of the most important classical scores and manuscripts, allowing for the study and analysis of more than 8,000 scores.

Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online

The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online is the first comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of all the world's peoples. More than 9,000 pages of material, combined with entries by more than 700 expert contributors from all over the world, make this the most complete body of work focused on world music.

Naxos Music Library

Naxos Music Library is the most comprehensive collection offering over 756,740 tracks of Classical music, Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music**. It includes the complete BIS, Chandos, Hänssler, Hungaroton, Marco Polo, Naxos, Ondine and selected titles of other leading independent labels, with over 1,000 albums added monthly. Composer biographies, CD liner notes, and work analyses are some of the text resources available to users while streaming music from the NML.
**(Naxos Historical, Nostalgia and Jazz Legends are not available in the United States due to possible copyright restrictions.)

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BUSINESS JOURNALS and RESOURCES


Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier provides full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. This database provides full text back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998. Business Source Premier has full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. This database is updated daily on EBSCOhost.

Regional Business News

Regional Business News provides coverage for full-text business publications on a regional level for the United States and Canada. Content is provided by leading publishers in business news, including The Washington Post, PR Newswire US and more. Key resources include newspapers, radio and television news transcripts, trade publications, magazines and newswires with full-text content coverage spanning more than 20 years.

ScienceDirect

ScienceDirect is one of the largest online collections of published scientific research in the world. It is operated by the publisher Elsevier and contains millions of peer-reviewed articles from about 1500 journal titles. CSC Library subscribes to the following three main sections: Life Sciences, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences and Humanities (includes business and psychology).

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EDUCATION JOURNALS and RESOURCES


Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. The Chronicle is published every weekday and is the top destination for news, advice, and jobs for people in academe. The Chronicle's website features the complete contents of the latest issue; daily news and advice columns; thousands of current job listings; an archive of previously published content; vibrant discussion forums; and career-building tools such as online CV management, salary databases, and more.

ERIC Database

ERIC (largest source of education information) contains more than 1 million abstracts of documents and journal articles on education research and practice. Those documents not full-text online, are available on microfiche at King Library.

Inside Higher Ed

Inside Higher Ed is an online source for news, opinion and jobs for higher education. The site contains breaking news and feature stories, provocative daily commentary, areas for comment on every article, practical career columns, and a powerful suite of tools to help higher education professionals get jobs and colleges identify and hire employees.

Primary Search Elementary School Research - EBSCO

Designed specifically for elementary school libraries, this database contains full text for popular children's magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries and a vast image collection. Students can learn about a variety of topics, such as endangered species, famous musicians, fitness, space exploration and more. In addition, the database includes full-text popular magazines such as Highlights, Ladybug and Junior Scholastic.

MAS Ultra – School Edition – EBSCO

EBSCOhost provides thousands of periodicals of interest to college & university users. Many of the articles are full text and peer-reviewed. Check the appropriate box for the desired database.

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HEALTH & MEDICINE JOURNALS and RESOURCES


MEDLINEplus

Subset of MEDLINE geared toward consumer information on numerous health topics. Many full-text documents and links are available. Prepared by the National Library of Medicine from their Medline databases.

PsycINFO - EBSCO

This database is the world's largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. Produced by the American Psychological Association, it contains over 4 million bibliographic records which index more than 2,500 journals dating back to the 1800s, as well as selected dissertations. Note: Not all abstracts accessed through PsycINFO will have a full-text link.

PubMed

PubMed comprises more than 26 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

ScienceDirect

ScienceDirect is one of the largest online collections of published scientific research in the world. It is operated by the publisher Elsevier and contains millions of peer-reviewed articles from about 1500 journal titles. CSC Library subscribes to the following three main sections: Life Sciences, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences and Humanities (includes business and psychology).

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HISTORY JOURNALS and RESOURCES


North American Indian Thought and Culture

North American Indian Thought and Culture contains over 119,000 pages of text and images. Included are biographies, auto-biographies, personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, and oral histories. Full-length reference works also are included to give background and context to the narratives.

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LANGUAGE, LITERATURE & COMMUNICATIONS JOURNALS and RESOURCES


Dictionary of Literary Biography

The Dictionary of Literary Biography is a specialist encyclopedia dedicated to literature. Published by Gale, the 375-volumes set covers a wide variety of literary topics, periods, and genres, with a focus on American and British literature.

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LEGAL & GOVERNMENT JOURNALS and RESOURCES


Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text – EBSCO

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text includes full text and bibliographic records of leading journals in the criminal justice field. It provides full text for over 320 journals in the field, as well as abstracting for an additional 600 journals. Subject areas include: criminology, criminal justice, corrections and prisons, criminal investigations, forensic science, probation, and substance abuse.

Military and Government Collection – EBSCO

EBSCO’s Military and Government Collection provides current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government. This database offers a thorough collection of over 260 full text journals and periodicals, as well as indexing for an additional 430 titles. Key publications include Defence Studies, Military Technology, FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin, Naval Forces, and Foreign Affairs.

WestlawNext Campus Research

WestlawNext Campus Research is a research service that provides college and university students with access to a comprehensive collection of news and business information and law-related resources. Also includes Statutes and Regulations, USCA, CFR, and Federal and State Case Law.

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SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY JOURNALS and RESOURCES


Directory of Open Access Journals

The Directory of Open Access Journals covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. Many of the journals are from Europe.

Public Library of Science

The Public Library of Science (PLoS) is a non-profit, open access publisher of scientific and medical research. PLoS has published over 160,000 peer-reviewed articles across 7 journals, and features scientists from over 190 different countries.

PubMed

PubMed comprises more than 26 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

ScienceDirect

ScienceDirect is one of the largest online collections of published scientific research in the world. It is operated by the publisher Elsevier and contains millions of peer-reviewed articles from about 1500 journal titles. CSC Library subscribes to the following three main sections: Life Sciences, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences and Humanities (includes business and psychology).

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SOCIAL SCIENCE JOURNALS and RESOURCES


APA Style CENTRAL

APA Style CENTRAL helps users develop their writing and professional research skills by providing advanced writing and content management tools. Users must register an APA Style CENTRAL account with a valid CSC email address for full access. This is a TRIAL subscription that will be available until 20 December 2016.

North American Indian Thought and Culture

North American Indian Thought and Culture contains over 119,000 pages of text and images. Included are biographies, auto-biographies, personal narratives, speeches, diaries, letters, and oral histories. Full-length reference works also are included to give background and context to the narratives.

PsycARTICLES – EBSCO

PsycARTICLES connects users to over 180,000 articles from over 100 top journals across psychology and the behavioral sciences. PsycARTICLES also offers extensive backfiles, with many journal issues going back to Volume 1, Issue 1.

PsycINFO - EBSCO

This database is the world's largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. Produced by the American Psychological Association, it contains over 4 million bibliographic records which index more than 2,500 journals dating back to the 1800s, as well as selected dissertations. Note: Not all abstracts accessed through PsycINFO will have a full-text link.

Psychotherapy.net

Psychotherapy.net provides access to high-definition streaming videos in the field of psychotherapy and counseling.

ScienceDirect

ScienceDirect is one of the largest online collections of published scientific research in the world. It is operated by the publisher Elsevier and contains millions of peer-reviewed articles from about 1500 journal titles. CSC Library subscribes to the following three main sections: Life Sciences, Health Sciences, and Social Sciences and Humanities (includes business and psychology).

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