Research Databases By Title

Research Databases By Title

This online collection provides 350 hours of video from 17 years of broadcasts, including hundreds of segments not available anywhere else in the world. True to 60 MINUTES’ iconic style, each news segment within the collection serves as a standalone short documentary on a specific news topic. The broad range of content offers boundless applications for students and researchers.

Features over 4,100 full-text business related journals, as well as dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals, plus 25 million U.S company records and over 44,000 Hoover's Company Profiles with downloadable data containing international coverage. Wall Street Journal, Eastern Edition is in full text since January 2, 1984.

Contains more than 6,000 full text journals with more than 9,000 peer-reviewed titles with extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and more; Includes full-text coverage for The New York Times, London Times and Financial Times.

A comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 9,000 full-text periodicals, including more than 12,000 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 13,700 publications as well as monographs, speeches, reports, conference proceedings, etc.

Academic Video Online: Premium is a multidisciplinary collection of videos that touches on the curriculum needs of virtually every department. With thousands of titles available now and 400 new titles per month, this collection is unmatched in its breadth. Academic Video Online: Premium allows students and researchers alike to analyze unique and valuable content from over 500 producers and distributors around the world.

An online collection of more than 4,700 books of high quality in the humanities and related social sciences, accessible through institutional subscription. These titles are offered by the ACLS in collaboration with thirty learned societies, over 100 contributing publishers, and the Michigan Publishing division at the University of Michigan Library.

Contains 50,000 pages that offer the first comprehensive coverage of blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical expression. This release includes more than 42,600 essays and images from over 160 sources.

Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information. AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers.

Focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers full text articles for more than 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals and reports. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts.

An open-access database built to assist researchers in locating both historic and contemporary dissertations and theses. This database provides researchers with citations to graduate research across a broad span of time, from the early 20th century to the present. It incorporates EBSCO’s previously released American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933-1955, and features additional dissertation metadata contributed by select American colleges and universities.

People who witness notable historic moments, either in real time or on film, remember forever how they felt at the time. Now you can experience these and tens of thousands of other historical moments in the same visceral way, with American History in Video. The early newsreels, including the complete series of United Newsreel and Universal Newsreel capture history as it was made and reported to viewers of the time. The collection also contains award-winning documentaries, featuring dramatic reenactments and engaging analysis from prominent scholars and experts, that bring history alive for students and give library patrons hundreds of educational video titles they can view at home or in the classroom.

Allows people to hear and feel the music from America's past. This database includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers, and cowboys. It currently contains over 7,000 albums.

Delivers over 500 hours of documentaries and interviews illustrating the theory and practice of a variety of art forms and providing the context necessary for critical analysis. Ideal for both undergraduate and graduate courses, the works within this collection offer a dynamic tool to enhance understanding of visual media.

OCLC index of articles from the table of contents pages of journals from 1990 to present covering more than 16,000 sources in the areas of business, science, humanities, social sciences, medicine, technology, and popular culture.

Offers a view of Asian culture as seen through the lens of the independent Asian filmmaker. Through a selection of over 1,000 narrative feature films, documentaries and shorts curated by film scholars and critics, the collection offers highly relevant perspectives and insights onto themes relevant across Asia, including modernity, globalization, female agency, social and political unrest, and cultural and sexual identity. Such themes are central to any meaningful discussion of contemporary Asian culture and society.

Presents more than 15,000 titles from 13th century through the 1893 World Parliament of Religions. The historical time period of the collections reflects upon a time of great doctrinal, social and organizational change. Includes many volumes in Aramaic, Arabic, Greek, Hebrew and other languages, documenting the recovery of languages used during the biblical era and provides an in-depth view of the way that interest in, and knowledge of biblical languages emerged during the 19th century.

Consists of nearly 15,000 titles published from 1894 through 1923. It presents a comprehensive picture of religion in America at the turn of the century. Subjects addressed include the conflict between religion and science, the growing interest in Eastern religions and other world religions, and significant shifts in the religious identification of Americans.

A premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion beginning in 1949 to present with ATLA's full text collection of major religion and theology journals. The ATLA Religion Database includes more than 1,700 journals (626 currently indexed) and a growing number of multimedia citations.

A small collection of classic Christian books available for streaming or download.

The BBC’s mission is to enrich people's lives with programs that inform, educate, and entertain. Alexander Street’s BBC Video Collection combines 700 of the most-viewed BBC films. Viewers can explore relevant, timely documentaries on topics that span multiple subjects, such as history, anthropology, science, religion, health sciences, art, and more.

Includes information on the world's most influential people with more than 500,000 individuals; contains current historical information, multi-media content like images, videos and magazines and newspapers; users search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Provides access to a wide range of biological topics including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government and public research environments. Coverage since 1992 with full text to over 325 titles.

Features award-winning documentaries, newsreels, interviews and archival footage surveying the evolution of black culture in the United States. In partnership with California Newsreel, the database provides unique access to their African American Classics collection, and includes films covering history, politics, art and culture, family structure, social and economic pressures, and gender relations.

Brill is a publishing house with a rich history and a strong international focus. Brill’s publications focus on the Humanities and Social Sciences, International Law and selected areas in the Sciences. The SDC & SCS Library provides access to 5 religious eBook collections from Brill, including: Asian Studies, Biblical Studies - Ancient Near East & Early Christianity, Classical Studies, Middle East & Islamic Studies, and Religious Studies Theology and Philosophy. Using the Brill interface you can search the entire Brill titles that are available, items we do not own can be requested via interlibrary loan.

A trusted source since 1768 on every topic imaginable; includes timelines, multimedia, and headlines from The New York Times and BBC as well as access to World Data Analyst Online [WDAO contains current and historical data on 217 countries].

Access over 3 million rights-cleared images for non-commercial, educational use from over 50 of the best collections in the world, including: The Bridgeman Art Gallery, Dorling Kindersley Images, Getty Images, the National Portrait Gallery of London, the National Geographic Society, Oxford Scientific and more.

Features executive interviews, corporate training video, case studies, How To features and documentary films that focus on all aspects of the global business environment. Emphasizing video as a tool to support an educator's many classroom needs and a student's many research and project needs, we offer easily-streamed clips, many of which range from two to 10 minutes. We focus on currency of content, high relevancy to business education and business as a global reality for all firms, small to large. Subjects covered include Globalization, Operations & Logistics, Management, Marketing, Finance, Strategy, Entrepreneurship, Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, International Business, Negotiations, Ethics, Cross-cultural communication, Technology, and much more.

Full text coverage for over 1,000 business, management and economics journals with indexing and abstracting to over 5,100 titles; includes publications covering topics such as accounting & tax, banking, electronics, finance, insurance, international business, management, marketing, sales, technology, etc. 10,000 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor are also included.

Cambridge Core is a brand new platform for Cambridge University Press's academic content. Book and journal content has been brought together for the first time on Cambridge Core: a sophisticated, high-performance replacement for Cambridge Journals Online and Cambridge Books Online. The new online platform has been designed to help readers and researchers to make fast and easy journeys to a vast range of valuable content. Cambridge Histories Online titles as well as individual eBook titles are available through this platform. Search SDC & SCS Library holdings only or expand to search the entire Cambridge Core collection.

Currently offers over 300 eBooks from trusted printed volumes published since the 1960's through 2012; value added to nearly any aspect of historical research; includes extensive bibliographic reference linking and personal archives; CHO covers many subject areas including American history, British history, music, philosophy, religion, literary studies, history of science, literature, and theatre studies and performing arts.

Indexing for more than 160 publications with articles and reviews from an evangelical viewpoint including science, literature, medicine, music, philosophy, history, sociology, nursing, and education. Indexing for most titles from 1976 to the present. To see a list of titles that are indexed click here.

Contains nearly 1,000 hours of classical music performances and masterclasses captured on video—approximately 1,500 performances in all. The collection contains performances of all forms of classical music, including major orchestral performances by leading orchestras, plus chamber music, oratorio, and solo performances, along with masterclasses and interviews with master teachers from around the world.

A fully searchable classical music resource & a comprehensive database of distinguished classical recordings. It includes tens of thousands of licensed recordings that users can listen to online from Medieval to contemporary, from choral works to symphonies, operas, and the avant-garde, including multiple versions of works. A reference section includes biographies of specific composers, an image collection sorted by composer, a music discovery that allows you to hear concerts based on a theme, a glossary/dictionary of musical terms & a concise history of music by historical period. Includes over 14,300 albums.

Brings together more than 40,000 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. This release includes over 28,500 essays and images from 39 sources.

Contains 400,000 pages of the most important classical scores and manuscripts, allowing for the study and analysis of nearly 25,000 scores. includes works spanning time periods from the Renaissance to the 21st century. Coverage of score types is comprehensive, with full scores, study scores, piano and vocal scores, and piano reductions.

Cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 620 journals, and selected coverage of nearly 200 more, including full text for 350 journals in the communication studies field.

Provides a large and rich collection of video and text for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Students and scholars can study, observe, and experience a wide variety of different therapy and counseling methods and approaches as practiced by experts in their field.

Delivers the sounds of all regions from every continent. Contain important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more. Includes over 16,700 albums.

Provides a large and rich collection of video for the study of counseling, social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling. Students and scholars can study, observe, and experience a wide variety of different therapy and counseling methods and approaches as practiced by experts in their field.

A searchable collection containing real transcripts of counseling and therapy sessions and first-person narratives illuminating the experience of mental illness and treatment, as well as reference works to contextualize the primary material. The database contains more than 2,000 session transcripts, 44,000 pages of client narratives, and 25,000 pages of secondary reference material.

Provides a deep look into the client-therapist office, allowing readers to follow the progress and setbacks of clients over the course of multiple therapy sessions. This collection features a diverse set of clients, a wide range of presenting issues, and multiple therapeutic approaches. Because all content was recorded in 2012 or later, Volume II features contemporary issues and the most up-to-date therapeutic approaches to treat them.

A multimedia collection that addresses the current best practices for counseling and therapy. It includes transcripts of real therapy sessions, video presentations by practicing therapists as well as presentations and publications by renowned academic therapists.The collection directly discusses the CACREP 8 Core Areas required by many states for counselor certification as well as a wide range of contemporary issues from working with LGBT clients to helping clients suffering from PTSD.

An online reference service covering every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference; currently includes full text entries from over 800 reference books.

Includes hundreds of hours of video for professionals and students in criminal justice and public safety. Documentaries and interviews provide personal field experiences as well as insight into the function and controversies of the justice system. Students will benefit from invaluable training videos that demonstrate how to respond to potentially-dangerous situations, all from the safety of the classroom. Featuring titles by In the Line of Duty, BBC, and A&E Television, Criminal Justice & Public Safety in Video provides an authoritative resource for both students and experts.

Features award-winning films and documentaries emphasizing detailed analysis and discussion of the critical political issues of the day. From the AIDS crisis in Africa to the worldwide impact of European economic instability, the growing interconnectedness of our world has informed a set of global priorities. This collection, growing to more than 500 hours of content allows students and scholars to view global events and trends through an interdisciplinary, multi-regional lens with a focus on core areas such as environmental policy; health policy; human rights, international justice and terrorism; institutional corruption; migration and the global economy; poverty; religious tension and conflict.

Contains dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance.

Full text database of scholarly journals published by major Korean academic societies and research institutions.

Over 10,700 free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals (6,597 searchable at the article level) including over 2,000,000 articles in all subjects and languages from over 136 countries.

A valuable educational tool to more easily document sources, create bibliographies, take class notes and create outlines. Disclaimer: No citation generator is without error sometimes. The user bears the responsibility to verify accuracy of the citation using the appropriate style manual.

Contains over 125,000 titles from a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter. Includes leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, MIT Press, Harvard University Press and more. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier Ltd., Taylor & Francis Ltd, Sage Publications, Ltd. and John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

You need credible content from authoritative, scholarly sources. eBook Central delivers, with breadth and depth of eBooks from scholarly sources, including University Presses and other top publishers. Includes full-text access to over 140,000 eBooks. eBook Central is designed with mobile in mind. Access the site from your tablet or phone, and download eBooks for offline reading.

Electronic book collection of over 13,300 titles representing many subject areas including - American history, sociology, medical science, business, literature, education computer science, technology, psychology and religion. Search the library’s entire e-book collection through the library catalog.

Provides resources for both new and experienced teachers tools to increase their knowledge and skills and for education faculty to link abstract theories of education to real-world students and classrooms.

Indexing and abstracting to over 5,400 scholarly journals from 1995 to present in a variety of subject areas including agriculture, anthropology, business, education, the fine arts, geography, history, language, literature, medicine, philosophy, psychology, science, religion, and technology.

Covers all realms of environmental studies, particularly ethics, policy, economics, law, sociology, planning, and environmental science. The collection addresses specific topics including alternative energy, pollution control, eco-design, sustainability, farming and agriculture, the food industry, LEED certification, waste issues, and climate change.

Indexing with some full text to the world's largest source of education information, containing abstracts of documents and journal articles on education research and practice; descriptions and evaluations of programs, research reports and surveys, curriculum and teaching guides, instructional materials, position papers and resource materials.

A comprehensive online resource for the study of human culture, behavior and society around the world. The collections contain over 1,300 hours of streaming video, including ethnographic films, documentaries, select feature films, and previously unpublished fieldwork. It’s also a resource for a study of the discipline itself: By placing examples of traditional ethnographic methodologies alongside indigenous-made films representing previously overlooked perspectives, scholars, teachers and students of anthropology can gain a sense of the discipline’s history and of its future direction.

A valuable index for libraries, scholars and individuals interested in European works that relate to the Americas. This database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.

This collection brings together videos that retrace the history of fashion, clothing, and costume worldwide. Students and researchers can access a remarkable collection covering the major fashion weeks in Milan, Paris, New York and London, as well as Miami swim and New York bridal collections. Topical segments visit events like the Met's Costume Exhibits, CFDA Awards, and feature interviews with top designers, models, and celebrities of the fashion world.

Provides award-winning documentaries with relevance across the curriculum—race and gender studies, human rights, globalization and global studies, multiculturalism, international relations, criminal justice, the environment, bioethics, health, political science and current events, psychology, arts, literature, and more. It presents points of view and historical and current experiences from diverse cultures and traditions world-wide.

Provides streaming videos available from anywhere, anytime. Subject areas include: anthropology, art, biology, business & economics, careers & job search, counseling, communication, education, English & language arts, health, history, music & dance, philosophy, psychology, religion, science, sociology and world languages. Producers include: abcNEWS, BBC, Cambridge Educational, Cengage Learning, CNBC, Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Royal Opera House, Ken Burns, National Geographic, ABC Nightline, PBS, TED and more.

The Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database, designed for children and adults, indexes over 25,000 records covering a variety of topics.

The Theological Journal Library (TJL) contains the full text of 36 conservative, scholarly, evangelical journals including but not limited to Bibliotheca Sacra, Central Bible Quarterly, Detroit Baptist Seminary Journal, Grace Theological Journal, Journal of Dispensational Theology, Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Masters Seminary Journal, and Tyndale Bulletin (1 year embargo).

Gale Literary Sources integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing and provides workflow tools to analyze information. You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across your library's Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

Contains over 435 reference eBooks including subjects such as business, education, history, law, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nation & world, religion, social science and technology.

Includes music research of all the world’s peoples. More than 9,200 pages of material, combined with entries by more than 700 expert contributors from all over the world. Essays, images and audio are included. This resource is considered to be an excellent reference for research in ethnomusicology.

Indexing since 1976 to all types of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates and records, judiciary materials and documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.).

Comprised of scholarly and general interest titles, as well as government documents and reports, GreenFILE offers a unique perspective on the positive and negative ways humans affect the ecology. Drawing on the connection between the environment and disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Indexing and abstracting for 612,000+ records as well as open access full-text for over 9,100 records.

Defines and explores today’s latest medical progress in health and wellness issues and their impact on society--with hundreds of premium documentaries, profiles, reports, and interviews.

Contains consumer health information with 80 full text from consumer health magazines, full text for current, health-related pamphlets and more than 130 health reference books, covering topics such as AIDS, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, aging, fitness, nutrition & dietetics, children's health, women's health, etc.

Full text access to over 500 journals with indexing and abstracting to over 800 journals all focusing on varied medical disciplines with a strong coverage of nursing and allied health.

Engaging, interactive models bring science to life, allowing students to better visualize and understand human anatomy, supporting university coursework. Students and instructors can manipulate and explore 3D models that are paired with reference and periodical content for further understanding.

Since 1883, physicians and health care professionals around the world have turned to JAMA for groundbreaking research and insightful commentary from leaders across the broad spectrum of health care.

The largest and most comprehensive collection of streaming jazz available online — with thousands of jazz artists, ensembles, albums, and genres.

Contains indexing and abstract information for many types of content, contexts, and time periods. From journals and monographs to primary source materials, the content ranges from the sixteenth century to the present, and comes from a diverse group of academic publishers and institutions, including many university presses, scholarly associations, and libraries. Full text is available for journal content published prior to 1923 in the United States and prior to 1870 elsewhere.

Multidisciplinary database containing information about Korean history/geography, literature, art, philosophy, social science, natural science, culture, etc.

Offers quality original language documentaries from some of the most important producers and independent filmmakers in Latin America. The films were produced in Latin America, by Latin Americans, about Latin American issues, such as cultural identity, political history, human rights, popular culture, agribusiness, education, religion, and much more

Provides information for library materials by author, title, subject, keyword, and phrase. Books, e-books, and web streaming are just a few formats available.

Indexing for more than 580 core journals, more than 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings with subject coverage of librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Literature Online is the leading online resource for the study and teaching of literature in English. It is a fully integrated service that combines the texts of over 355,000 literary works with a vast library of key criticism and reference resources. Literature Online’s collection of accurate poetry, prose and drama is relied upon by researchers around the world on a daily basis and the essential criticism and reference resources, including an ever-growing library of full-text journals and author biographies, helps keep you up to date on the latest research into every aspect of literary and linguistic study.

Current and comprehensive online literature criticism, biographical information, reviews and reference, including more than 75,000 critical essays, 1 million full text articles from more than 450 full-text academic journals and literary reviews, more than 145,000 author biographies and 10,000 interviews with contemporary writers.

Covering world literature and authors throughout history including over 150,000 full-text poems and 800,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays; also includes secondary materials like biographies, images, and more!

Learn foreign languages quickly and easily via Mango Languages' online learning courses. 63 languages available including: Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, Mandarin Chinese, Thai, Biblical Hebrew and many more. Start speaking a new language today.

From 1935-1967, American theatergoers and television watchers were witness to Time Inc's unique and controversial film series, The March of Time. Now, for the first time, this groundbreaking series is available in online streaming video in a single, cross- searchable collection designed specifically to meet the needs of researchers, teaching faculty and students. The videos have been restored to their original luster by HBO Archives, allowing viewers to experience these historic films as audiences did in earlier decades.

Contains full text for more than 500 popular, high school magazines; also contains 360+ reference books and an Image Collection of more than one million photos, maps & flags. Designed specifically for high school libraries.

Indexing and abstracting to Index Medicus, Index to Dental Literature, and International Nursing Index from 1950 to present.

Includes over 1,500 hours of footage—the full surviving broadcast run to date—available online in one cross-searchable interface. Since its television premiere in 1947, Meet the Press has cemented its position as an institution in broadcast journalism. For the first time ever, network television’s longest running program—with its thousands of interviews, panels, and debates—is available via streaming online video. Now, students and scholars have unprecedented access to this treasure trove of material, including many episodes not seen since their original broadcast.

Includes over 3,000 contemporary testing instruments with information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within subject areas psychology, education, business, and leadership; coverage from first edition in 1938 to current edition with over 10,000 full-text reviews.

Full text database with information on chemicals, drugs and biologicals; contains over 11,500 monographs including historic records not available in the print edition; updated regularly.

Full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals, indexing and abstracting 400+ journals; designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

A detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA), dating back to the 1920s and containing over 2.5 million citations from more than 5,000 journals & series, and 1,000 book publishers. Subjects consist of literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing with listings on rhetoric and composition and the history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature.

A streaming audio collection with cross-search capability with Alexander Street Press audio, video, scores, and full-text music reference collections; a comprehensive resource for the study of classical, jazz, world, American and popular music.

NDLTD is an international organization of major research universities and associations dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs). You can search more than 200,000 ETDs, a significant number of which are freely available in full-text and can be viewed online.

Includes over 200 full-length feature films from leading independent distributors such as Kino Lorber, First Run Features, Film Movement, and Global Lens. There are also some 50 award winning short films. All films were presented at major film festivals, many were nominated for awards, and many have won major awards.

Cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 national (U.S.) and international newspapers and selective full text for more than 330 regional (U.S.) newspapers with full text television & radio news transcripts.

A union catalog of more than 30 million records representing digital resources from more than 1,500 contributors.

A multidisciplinary, 100% full-text database including subject areas such as: art, applied science & technology, biology & agriculture, education, general science, humanities, social science, & business; contains more than 3,100 publications, many of which are peer reviewed.

OpenThesis is a free repository of theses, dissertations, and other academic documents, coupled with powerful search, organization, and collaboration tools.

Contains five hundred hours of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries. Selections represent the world’s best performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work’s importance to the operatic canon.

Includes the hottest social issues of the day; contains pro/con viewpoint essays, topic overviews, court-case overviews, statistical tables, charts and graphs with more than 300 primary source documents; OVIC contains more than 700 Greenhaven, Gale, Macmillan Reference and Charles Scribner’s Sons full text titles. Updated daily.

The accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. An unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over 600,000 words, both present and past, tracing the usage of words through 3 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books.

Over 235 fully-indexed, cross-searchable dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press; includes nearly 2 million entries. Search the library’s entire e-book collection through the library catalog.

An OCLC index of papers presented at conferences worldwide; includes all published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meetings received by The British Library Document Supply Centre with over 6.5 million records since 1993.

This collection assembles hundreds of the greatest documentary films and series from the history of the Public Broadcasting Service into one convenient online interface. A core of 245 titles, selected for their high quality and relevance to academic curricula, covers many educational disciplines, including history, science and technology, diversity studies, business, and current events. This collection provides access to the films and series users already know and trust, including Frontline, NOVA, American Experience, Odyssey, and films by Ken Burns and Michael Wood.

The PILOTS bibliographic database, covering the Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress, is produced at the headquarters of the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder in White River Junction, Vermont. The PILOTS database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations, and to offer both current and retrospective coverage.

Contains a wide range of popular music from around the world, including hundreds of thousands of tracks from major genres in pop music, including alternative, country, Christian, electronic, hip-hop, metal, punk, new age, R&B, reggae, rock, soundtracks and many more.

Provides full text of open access dissertations and theses at no cost; view the complete text in PDF format.

Contains full text for more than 80 popular elementary school magazines; designed specifically for elementary school children.

An OCLC index of worldwide conference proceedings; includes all published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre with nearly 200,000 records since 1993.

Indexing and abstracting from the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses in the Humanities and Social Sciences, including 24-page previews where available.

Full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology from the American Psychological Association (APA), containing more than 178,000 articles from over 100 journals; coverage includes all journal articles, book reviews, letters to the editor, and errata from each journal from 1894 to present. Indexing is with controlled vocabulary from APA's Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms®.

Electronic book database of more than 55,000 chapters in PDF from over 3,500 books published by APA and other distinguished publishers; includes 2,600 classic books of landmark historical impact in psychology dating from the 1600s and more than 1,500 authored entries from the APA/Oxford University Press Encyclopedia of Psychology. It is indexed with controlled vocabulary from APA's Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms®. Search the library’s entire e-book collection through the library catalog.

Full text access to more than 540 titles with abstracting and indexing for more than 650 titles; includes a wide range of topics from leading psychology and psychosomatic publications including clinical and social psychology, and related subjects such as: genetics, psychology of business and economics, communication, criminology, addiction, neurology, social welfare, etc. It also includes 4,000 full text dissertations.

The Psychotherapy.net Collection includes more than 150 in-depth training videos from one of the counseling professions’ most respected video providers. All Psychotherapy.net titles are created by and for psychotherapists and provide reliable, detailed instructions for serving diverse populations and therapeutic issues.

The primary index from the American Psychological Association (APA), containing more than 3.5 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines and also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields dating as far back as the early 1600s. 98 percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed from more than 2,500 periodicals. PsycINFO is indexed with controlled vocabulary from APA's Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms®.

Serves as a repository for More than 24,000 psychological tests and measures, including Over 17,000 actual test instruments and test items; Updated monthly with coverage of tests dating back as far as 1896. It is the authoritative source of structured information about tests of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields. Produced by the American Psychological Association.

Index of varied subjects since 1890; Library Journal lists it as one of the “50 Best Reference Sources for the Millennium.” More than 3 million articles from 375 leading magazines creating a detailed account of U.S. culture and history.

Full text coverage for 106 regional U.S. and Canadian business publications including newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, trade publications, magazines and newswires since 1990.

Content includes full text for over 230 titles on religious issues and perspectives; provides details on doctrines and philosophies, reports on religious history, and related archeology, covering formal theological studies and commentary on topics of general interest from the perspectives of specific religions. Primary faiths represented are Christianity, Islam, Judaism, and Buddhism.

Indexing with abstracts for projects and theses from over 100 Doctor of Ministry (DMin), Doctor of Missiology (DMiss) and Doctor of Educational Ministry (DEdMin) programs accredited by the Association of Theological Schools (ATS); includes links to records for schools that participate in the Theological Research Exchange Network; over 11,100 records since 1981 covering all areas of pastoral theology.

Multidisciplinary resource with a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers with indexing for more than 5,000 titles and 3,500 full-text journals across a wide range of subject areas, including business, education, health & medical, history, law, literature & language, political science, and psychology containing coverage since 1971.

This database incorporates compilations of missions-related dissertations published in the July 1983, July 1993, and July 2003 issues of the International Bulletin of Missionary Research, and other dissertations published since 1900; also includes dissertations dealing with Christianity outside the West. Includes English-language doctoral dissertations without regard to country of origin.

A full-text collection of over 400 of Sage's highest rated handbooks and encyclopedias covering a range of subjects.

Full text access to nearly 700 Sage Journal titles; also includes Sage Deep Backfile which contains full text coverage for titles going back to Volume 1 Issue 1. Represents one of the largest lists in the humanities and social sciences. Other subject areas include: business, communication, education, history, kinesiology, psychology, science, and religion.

Brings together films which represent the basis of modern cinematic technique and film theory. Carefully curated with ASP’s Video Advisory Board, the database covers silent features, serials, and shorts from the 1890s to the 1930s.

A virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions; provides variety of online resources that support the creation, continuity, and preservation of diverse musical forms.

Well-respected sociology research database featuring more than 2.3 million records with subject headings from a 28,000+ term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. Contains full text for nearly 900 journals and full text for more than 850 books and monographs.

A full-text, comprehensive sport, fitness and related disciplines resource from magazines, books, book chapters and conference proceedings. Full text for 530+ journal titles dating back to 1985. Subjects include biomechanics, drugs, exercise, kinesiology, movement science, nutrition, occupational health & therapy, physical fitness, physical therapy, rehabilitation, sports & exercise psychology, coaching & education, and sports medicine.

The most extensive video collection ever assembled in the areas of fitness and health assessment, disease management, injury treatment, nutrition, medical fitness, sport science, work-site wellness, exercise adherence, and much more. Developed through an exclusive partnership with Healthy Learning, the world’s leading producer of sports medicine videos, the collection features an array of internationally renowned physicians, exercise scientists, certified athletic trainers, physical therapists, registered dietitians, sport psychologists, personal trainers, and health/wellness experts who share information, ideas, and insights on the principles, techniques, and modalities of modern exercise science and sports medicine.

Largest majority of ebooks owned by the library are published from 2005 – 2010 in subjects such as astronomy, biomedical & life sciences, chemistry, earth science, medicine, and physics as well as behavioral sciences, business, humanities, and social sciences.

Statista is the first statistics portal in the world to integrate over 60,000 topics of data and facts from over 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Categorized into over 20 market sectors, Statista provides business customers, companies, researchers, and the academic community with direct access to relevant quantitative facts on agriculture, finance, media, politics, and many more areas of interest. Ready-made charts are available for download as images to insert into presentations. Over 80 statisticians, database experts, analysts, and editors update the data regularly.

Provides content in subjects relevant to the SDC community from several prominent academic publishers, including Taylor & Francis, Routledge, CRC Press, Psychology Press, Garland Science & Focal Press.

Indexing and abstracting to over 280 titles from the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books; provides coverage on key education topics such as assessment, continuing education, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, instructional media, language arts, literacy standards, science & mathematics, and more.

Contains hundreds of videos, including documentaries and definitive performances of the world’s most important plays. From celebrated productions of Shakespeare to rare, in-depth footage of the work of Samuel Beckett, the collection covers a wide range of 20th century theatre history. Interviews with directors, designers, writers, and actors, along with excerpts of live performances deliver an authentic, behind-the-scenes look at hundreds of productions.

Brings together classic and contemporary plays and documentaries. With a greater focus on contemporary and international productions, Theater in Video: Volume II offers a simple way for libraries to acquire highly valued and often difficult-to-find performances. Users can view the works of widely studied playwrights and theatre artists from around the globe, including many new performances from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre collection (Opus Arte), Theatre Arts Films, the BBC, and TMW Media Group.

This search engine targets some 1,500 Web sites/pages to retrieve full text articles from hundreds of open access journals and other periodicals related to religious studies, scripture studies, systematic theology, practical theology, and cognate disciplines. Among the journals searched are many of those listed in major religion Internet directories and e-journal sites.

A library of over 28,800 theological thesis/dissertation titles representing research from as many as 137 different institutions. TREN also makes available conference papers presented at annual meetings of several academic societies.

Provides access to the latest research and best practice methods in the fields of counseling, mental health, and psychology through contemporary presentations, lectures, and workshops from renowned counselors, psychologists, and practitioners.

A wide-ranging collection of critically acclaimed documentaries that allow students and researchers to explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late twentieth century. The video content offered here is truly global in scope, covering Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. Its unparalleled geographical and chronological coverage captures longer-term and multiple perspectives, so students can make connections across cultures and over time, incorporating people, places, events, and artifacts from around the world and across the centuries.

Captures full runs of many of the key international newsreels produced during the early twentieth century. Key collections include: Universal Newsreels, Universal Studios, Les Actualites Francaises, Nippon News and The March of Time. Produced from 1929 through the early post-war period, these films provide a unique—and until now largely neglected—resource that will give scholars real insight into how people learned about and lived through the events that occurred during this period of history.

The leading OCLC bibliographic database (library catalog) in the world includes books, internet resources, journals, newspapers, magazines, computer data files, computer programs, manuscripts, archival material, films, maps, musical scores, MP3s, slides, sound recordings, DVDs and videotapes from over 16,500 member institutions representing 170 countries. Includes information about which libraries own specific titles.

OCLC catalog of dissertations and theses available in OCLC member libraries, including all subjects; includes over 8 million records; updated daily.