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Databases A - C

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  • ABC-CLIO eBook Collection
    Formerly included in Pop Culture Universe, the eBook collection contains a number of biographies, encyclopedias, and guide books mainly focused on pop cultural individuals and movements.
  • Abstracts in Social Gerontology  Icon  Icon
    This index contains more than 35,700 records indexing essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other key areas of relevance to the discipline. Coverage is from 1990 to the present.
  • Academic Search Complete  Icon
    Includes articles covering most subjects. You can limit searches by peer-review/scholarly and full-text.
  • African American Archives
    Over one million pages of original historical documents pertaining to the African American experience over several centuries.
  • African American Historical Serials Collection
    More than 170 unique periodical titles and 60,000 pages of searchable primary source content related to the history of African American life and culture, with extensive coverage of religious organizations, churches, and institutions. Material published between 1829 and 1922.
  • African-American Newspapers, 1827-1998  Icon
    Good History database to use for primary sources. There are few search options other than keyword searching. Use quotation marks around search terms for better results.
  • Agricola  Icon
    This agriculture/ animal science database contains peer-review/scholarly and "other" articles and documents. You can only limit searches to full-text.
  • Alt HealthWatch  Icon
    This database provides articles for topics in Health care and wellness, including contemporary and alternative approaches. Searches can be limited to peer-review/ scholarly articles and full-text.
  • America's Historical Newspaper--Louisiana State  Icon
    This database includes a handful of Louisiana newspapers 1850s-1980s. There is a heavy concentration on New Orleans in the Post Civil War Period.
  • American Chemical Society Publications
    Contains full-text articles of journals published by the American Chemical Society from 1996 to the present. Users can browse an A-Z list of titles or view by subject area, in addition to standard searching.
  • Art Full Text  Icon
    This database provides access to bibliographic information on books available in libraries around the world. It is especially useful when seeking to order copies of materials through InterLibrary Loan (ILL).
  • Art Index Retrospective  Icon
    Covering contemporary art history, this database allows users to search journals, yearbooks, and museum bulletins.
  • Barron's Digital Microfilm
    This database provides full-text digital mircofilm images in PDF format for Barron's, New York Times, and Wall Street Journal 2008-present. These are not peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Bayou State Periodical Index
    This database indexes articles related to Louisiana History. It does not provide full-text articles. The database indexes both popular and scholarly periodicals. Users may search by title; but there is not an option to limit searches by peer-review/ scholarly articles.
  • Biography In Context  Icon
    Previously known as Biography Resource Center, this resource provides full-text articles from many reference books available through Gale Publishing. These are not peer-reviewed/ scholarly entries. However, they are generally considered to be authoritative and well-written, and documented.
  • Biological Abstracts  Icon
    This database offers few full-text articles. Most full-text articles are transcribed and not PDF formatted. Users cannot limit searches to peer-reviewed articles; but can limit searches to peer-reviewed journals. The difference being that peer-reviewed journals contain book reviews, editorials, and other non-peer-reviewed content.
  • BioOne
    This bibliographic database is an indexed and fully-searchable collection of abstracts that link to fulltext articles available from the BioOne organization. BioOne provides a unique aggregation of over 82 high-impact bioscience research journals from more than 66 publishers.
  • Book Collection: Nonfiction  Icon
    This database provides abstracts and full text to "popular nonfiction" books in many disciplines including social studies, science, sports, "adventure," and technology.
  • Book Review Digest
    This databases indexes many periodicals on books in the English language. The reviews go back to about 1983. The database occasionally includes excerpts from the reviews and summaries of the books. Users may limit searches to full-text and peer-review journals; but there are very few full-text articles available through this database.
  • Books In Print
    This database offers bibliographic information on 17 million books. Entries often include cover art, reviews, previews, contents, awards, author biographies, and more. All entries are available full-text.
  • Business Source Complete  Icon
    This is the leading business database offering articles in the fields of accounting, economics, finance, marketing, and management. Users may limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles. Also available are country profiles, company profiles, SWOT analyses, industry reports, and more.
  • Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities
    Provides directories of publishing opportunities in accounting, economics & finance, management, marketing, educational curriculum & methods, educational psychology & administration, educational technology & library science, psychology, psychiatry, computer science, health administration and nursing.
  • Checkpoint
    This database allows access to information in the fields of accounting and tax research. Users can access full-text items such as rulings, regulations, tables, rates, and other tax documentation.
  • Chicago Manual of Style
    The Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition is an authoritative source on how to cite bibliographic information in academic writing.
  • CINAHL Complete  Icon
    This is one of the leading databases for information on topics in Nursing and Health-related fields. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-review/ scholarly articles.
  • Cochrane Library
    The Cochrane Library is a collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration.
  • Cochrane Summaries  Icon
    This database focuses on human-based research into health care and health policy. This database reviews clinical trial studies and then summarizes the results. They do not provide citations to the peer-reviewed studies.
  • Columbia Granger's Poetry Database
    This database provides full-text access to poems. Some entries include commentary; but most are just the poems alone.
  • Communication and Mass Media Complete
    This database provides articles on topics related to communications, journalism, and public relations. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-review/ scholarly articles.
  • Computer Science Index  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to computer science. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-review/ scholarly journals; but the bulk of the entries in this database are not full-text.
  • Computer Source  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to computers, programming, robotocs, software, technology, and related fields. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-review/ scholarly articles.
  • CQ Researcher  Icon
    CQ Researcher is developed by the Library of Congress's Research Division. They compose original, thorough, and unbiased analyses on many controversial, economic, environmental, political, and social issues. Although not peer-reviewed, each entry is generally considered to be authoritative as it is developed by the U.S. Government. All entries are available in full-text.
  • Credo Literati  Icon
    Credo Literati is a completely customizable online reference solution for learners and librarians. Offering 551 highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers, Credo Literati covers every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference.
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text
    The Criminal Justice Abstracts database provides comprehensive coverage of criminal justice, criminology, and related disciplines from 1968 to the present, and is updated quarterly. Prepared in co-operation with the Don M. Gottfredson Library of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University Law Library, Criminal Justice Abstracts covers crime trends, crime prevention and deterrence, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, police, courts, punishment and sentencing.

Databases D - F

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  • Dissertations and Theses  Icon
    This databases indexes and offers previews to PhD dissertations and Master's theses, especially for topics in the social sciences and nursing and health care fields. The previews generally include a table of contents. All documents should be peer-reviewed/ scholarly; but access is available through ILL or direct purchase.
  • DynaMed  Icon  Icon
    Provides healthcare practitioners with an evidence-based resource to make and support clinical decisions at the point of care. Includes clinically-organized summaries for more than 3,200 topics from over 500 medical journals. Trial ends November 30, 2014.

    User survey may be found here.
  • Ebsco eBook Collection  Icon
    The databases formerly known as NetLibrary, Ebsco eBook Collection allows access to digital books.
  • Econlit with full-text
    This database provides articles on topics related to economics, capital markets, government regulation, monetary theory, and other topics. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Economia y Negocios  Icon
    This database provides articles related to business, economics, industry, marketing, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
    Content is in Spanish and Portugese.
  • Education Research Complete
    This database provides articles on topics related to all levels of education, administration, funding, testing, and more. Users can limit searches by full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Educational Administration Abstracts
    This database provides articles on topics related to education leadership, management, and research. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-review/ scholarly articles. A large portion of the database does offer full-text articles.
  • Encyclopedia of Louisiana History, Culture, and Community - KnowLA  Icon
    A project of the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities, KnowLA is a peer-reviewed but easily accessible encyclopedia of Louisiana history and culture. Most entries make use of archival images. Where appropriate, entries are supplemented by audio and video clips and interactive multimedia.
  • Environment Index  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to agriculture, ecology, pollution, renewable energy, waste management, and more. Users can limit searches by full-text articles and articles with references (usually peer-reviewed/ scholarly).
  • ERIC (EBSCOhost)  Icon
    This is the premier database on topics related to education. The EBSCOhost version includes more full-text content than the government version. Users can limit searches by full-text and peer-review/ scholarly articles.
  • ERIC (Government)  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to education. This government-sponsored site offers less content than the EBSCOhost version. Users can limit searches to full-text articles.
  • European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750  Icon
    EBSCO Publishing, in cooperation with the John Carter Brown Library, has created this resource from “European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750,” the authoritative bibliography that is well-known and respected by scholars worldwide. The database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.
  • Family Studies Abstracts  Icon  Icon
    EBSCO has digitized the full archive of this index, bringing coverage back over 30 years. The index contains tens of thousands of records, which are carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline.
  • FDSys  Icon
    This database provides access to publications by the U.S. Government. Most documents are full-text. Congressional documents include anything that Congress has investigated or studied. Coverage goes back to the 1980s.
  • Film and Television Literature Index with Full-Text
    This database provides articles on topics related to cinema, film, preservation, reviews, theory, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Fuente Académica  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to business, law, literature, medicine, social science, and science. All articles are in Spanish or Portugese. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia  Icon
    This database is an online encyclopedia covering many topics. All entries are full text with some images available.

Databases G - I

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  • Gale Group Main Menu
    Gale offers several full text databases. The comprehensive databases mostly consist of resources from the literary discipline.
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library  Icon
    This database offers access to online almanacs, directories, encyclopedias, and related reference works. Entries are full-text with some images available.
  • GeoRef  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to erosion, geology, volcanoes, wind, and more. Users can limit searches by full-text.
  • GreenFile  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to global warming, green architecture, recycling, sustainable practices, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Health Source: Nursing/ Academic Edition  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to medicine, nursing, nursing ethics, pediatrics, research, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • History Reference Center  Icon
    This database provides articles and essays on topics related to American and World History. Coverage relies heavily on a collection of encyclopedias. Users may limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles
  • Homeland Security Digital Library  Icon
    This database provides access to mostly essays on topics related to crime, gangs, law enforcement, police, terrorism, and more. All documents are available in full-text. These are not peer-reviewed.
  • Hospitality and Tourism Index  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to foods and beverages, hotel management, restaurant management, tourism, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Human Resources Abstracts  Icon  Icon
    The index contains more than 470,000 records, which are carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline. EBSCO has digitized the full archive of this index, bringing coverage back to 1975.
  • Humanities International Complete
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to art, fiction, literature, philosophy, poetry, and more. Emphasis is on 20th Century Humanities. Users cannot limit searches by full-text articles. Users may limit searches to peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • IEEE Xplore
    This database provides abstracts, articles, and indexes on topics related to computer science, electrical engineering, and electronics. Users cannot limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles. The Journals option includes non-peer-reviewed trade publications.
  • In the First Person  Icon
    This database provides primary sources (documents, audio, and movie) on many topics. Searching is best done through "Search Collections" rather than the quick quick searching. Most of the collection is freely accessible; but about 25% requires payment.
  • Information Science and Technology Abstracts (ISTA)  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to cataloging, classification, information storage and retrieval, scholarly communication, searching, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Internet and Personal Computing Abstracts  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to business, computers, education, gaming, software, and more. Users may limit searches to peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.

Databases J - L

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  • JSTOR  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to Anthropology, Economics, Folklore, History, performing Arts, Psychology, and Social Sciences in general. Users can limit searches to peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles by selecting "articles" in the advanced search option.
  • Lake Charles American Press  Icon
    Online content to the local newspaper. Archives coverage goes back to 1896. On-campus access only.

    Leave Username & Password fields blank, and select 'Login' for access.
  • Learning Express  Icon  Icon
    This database provides access to study guides and practice exams for Civil Service employees, ESLI, GED, Math, Reading Comprehension, and more. Users need to register to create their own free accounts.
  • Legal Collection  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to criminal justice, ethics, federal law, international law, labor relations, organized crime, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Lexi-PALS Drug Guide  Icon
    AHFS Consumer Medication Information is a database of patient drug information published by American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Updated monthly, it contains approximately 1,200 drug information monographs published in both English and Spanish. It includes "how-to" monographs for administering different types of medications and identifies medications that have the potential for adverse events when used by elderly patients.
  • LexisNexis Academic  Icon
    This database provides articles from many major newspapers, magazines, and legal resources. Coverage varies to include business, current events, politics, social issues, and more. Most documents are available in full-text. Most documents are not peer-reviewed/ scholarly.
  • LexisNexis Congressional
    This database provides full-text access to resources generated by the United States Congress such as bills, committee reports, hearings, public law, and the current versions of the U.S. Code and Code of Federal Regulations. Coverage mostly dates back to the 1980s.
  • Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to cataloging, classification, information storage and retrieval, library science, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • Literary Reference Center  Icon
    This database provides articles, summaries, criticism, reviews, and more on literature, fiction, short stories, poetry, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text articles, and articles with references.
  • Literati by Credo  Icon
    Literati by Credo is an integrated reference resource center which searches across many online resources automatically and quickly, displaying information in a visually appealing manner. Content includes dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference materal.
  • Literature Resource Center  Icon
    Access to biographies, bibliographies and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. Includes materials from Contemporary Authors, Literary Criticism sets (19th, 20th, & contemporary) and Dictionary of Literary Biography.
  • LOC Performing Arts Digital Library  Icon
    This database is part of the Library of Congress' American Memory Project. This particular collection provides documents, audio films, and video files on topics such as music, cinema, biographies, dancing, African-American, and more.
  • Louisiana Digital Library  Icon
    This database provides articles, images, and primary documents on topics related to various topics on Louisiana History. Topics include Art, Community, Government, People, Religion, Work, and more. Most documents are archival resources and not subject to peer-review.

Databases M - O

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  • MAS Ultra - School Edition  Icon
    This database provides articles and essays on topics such as book reviews, general reference, health, science, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • MathSciNet  Icon
    This database provides reviews for articles on topics in mathematics. The reviews are full-text. Some full-text articles and papers are available. This database is primarily an index.
  • MedicLatina  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to clinical research, health care, pediatrics, and more. Articles are in Spanish. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
    Content is in English, Spanish, and Portugese.
  • Medline  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to dentistry, health care, medicine, nursing, veterinary science, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text articles.
  • Mental Measurements Yearbook  Icon
    This database provides reviews on over 4,000 exams that measure education, intelligence, personality, psychology, speech, and related topics. Users can limit searches to full-text documents.
  • Military and Government Collection  Icon
    This database provides articles on topics related to History, Law enforcement, Military Science, Politics, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/ scholarly articles.
  • MLA Directory of Periodicals  Icon
    This database provides information about the periodicals indexed in the MLA International Bibliography. Entries describe publication frequency, peer-review, scope, submission guidelines, and more.
  • MLA International Bibliography  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to folklore, history, language, performing arts, and more. Most articles are in English. Users can limit searches to full-text and peer-reviewed/scholarly articles.
  • New York Times Digital Microfilm
    This database provides access to digital images of the New York Times newspaper. The website is designed for browsing. Coverage is only 2008-present.
  • Newspaper Source  Icon
    This database provides access to articles from major national and international newspapers. It also includes some transcripts from major television and radio broadcasts. The articles are not scholarly/ peer-reviewed. Users may limit searches to full-text articles.
  • Nursing & Allied Health Source  Icon
    This database is focused on practical applications more than research-based inquiries. Topics focus on communications and interactions with patients rather than Informatics or Nursing Competencies. Users may narrow search results to full-text availability and peer-reviewed documents.
  • Oxford African American Studies Center
    This database provides access to articles, images, and documents on topics related to African-Americans, Africana, Women, Biography, and more. All material is full-text. Users cannot limit search to scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Oxford English Dictionary  Icon
    The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.
  • Oxford Music Online
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to composers, criticism, instruments, music, theory, and more. There are links to other sites offering audio-visual material. Not all entries are scholarly/ peer-reviewed. Users may limit searches to full-text articles.

Databases P - R

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  • Peace Research Abstracts  Icon  Icon
    The index contains more than 267,000 records, which are carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline, such as: Journal of Peace Research, Journal of Conflict Resolution, International Journal of Refugee Law, etc. EBSCO has digitized the full archive of this index, including coverage dating back to 1964.
  • Philosopher's Index  Icon
    The definitive source for scholarly literature in the field of philosophy. Although primarily an index, this database also contains full-text articles as well.
  • Pop Culture Universe
    This database provides articles on topics related to popular culture in United States History. Browsing is best done by decade and selecting a theme from the menu on the left side of the screen. Topics include, biography, cinema, news, sports, trends, and more. Articles are full-text; but not scholarly/ peer-reviewed.
  • Primary Search  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on many topics. The database is designed for school children with the core of the database being Funk and Wganall's Encyclopedia for Kids. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Professional Development Collection  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to Classroom Management, Education, Leadership, Theory, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Project Gutenberg  Icon
    This database provides access to ebooks that are free from copyright. Included are most of the classics as well as some major historical documents. Emphasis is on the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences. All content is available in full-text.
  • Project Muse
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to art, cultural studies, gender, history, literature and criticism, and more. Most articles are scholarly/ peer-reviewed. Users can limit searches to full-text articles.
  • ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source  Icon
    Search full-text journals and dissertations in ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source alongside Systematic Reviews, Evidence Summaries, and Best Practice Information Sheets from the renowned Joanna Briggs Institute.
  • PsycCritiques
    This database provides access to book reviews and some articles on topics related to Ethics, Psychology, Relationships, Thought, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text articles through the advanced search option.
  • PsychINFO  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to anthropology, behavior, psychology, social relations, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to Anthropology, Mental Measurements, Psychology, Relationships, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Public Administration Abstracts  Icon  Icon
    The index contains more than 93,600 records indexing essential areas related to public administration, including public administration theory, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Coverage is from 1974 to the present.
  • PubMed  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to Clinical trials, Diseases, Health, History of Medicine, Toxicology, and more. Most articles are scholarly/ peer-reviewed. Users cannot limit searches to full-text articles.
  • Race Relations Abstracts  Icon  Icon
    The index contains more than 49,500 records covering essential areas related to race relations, including ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. Coverage is from 1975 to the present.
  • Read Print  Icon
    This database provides access to free ebooks on many topics. The collection includes fiction and non-fiction. Emphasis appears to be on fiction including the classics, mystery, Shakespeare, and science fiction.
  • Regional Business News  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to businesses. Most publications appear to be trade journals from major cities. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Religion and Philosophy Collection  Icon
    This database provides access to topics related to Biblical studies, epistemology, morality, philosophy, religion, theology, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Resources for College Libraries (RCLweb)
    Developed by an editorial team of more than 400 subject editors and bibliographers from ACRL's Choice and Bowker, RCLweb is the premier list of resources that are considered essential for undergraduate study. Features over 85,000 print and electronic titles in 117 subjects.
  • RILM Abstracts of Music Literature
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to composers, concerts, instruments, music, theory, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.

Databases S - U

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  • Salem History Decades
    Salem History Decades series examines the iconic personalities and moments that defined each decade from the 1930s to the 1990s. The database cover events, movements, people, and trends in popular culture, literature, art, sports, science, technology, economics, and politics in both the United States and Canada. Full text searching is available as well as browsing by category, decade, geographic location, and topic.
  • Sanborn Maps of Louisiana  Icon
    Sanborn maps offers hundreds of historical maps covering over 150 Louisiana towns and cities. Maps range from 19th to mid-20th Century, and can be downloaded in PDF format.
  • Science and Technology Collection  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to aeronautics, biology, chemistry, computer science, physics, science, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • ScienceDirect
    From SciVerse, this scientific database contains more than 10 million journal articles and book chapters from peer-reviewed sources.
  • SciFinder Scholar  
      
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    This database provides access to articles on topics related to agriculture, biology, chemistry, and more. Search for specific chemical compounds. Users can limit results to full-text articles.
    Requires Registration (click the 'more information' icon above).
  • Scribner Writers Series  Icon
    This database provides essays on topics related to literature and literary biography. Users can search by ethnicity, genre, name, period, and more. All content is full-text.
  • Serials Directory  Icon
    This database provides bibliographic and pricing information for 178,000 journals, magazines, newspapers, and periodicals. Updated quarterly.
  • Shock & Vibration Digest  Icon  Icon
    The index contains more than 100,000 records which are selected from the most important sources within the discipline, such as: Journal of Sound and Vibration, Journal of Vibration & Control, etc. EBSCO has digitized the full archive of this index, offering coverage back to 1969, providing users access to critical information from many sources unique to this database.
  • Smithsonian Art Online  Icon
    This database provides access to images on topics related to many genres including art, culture, history, science, women, and more. The database also indexes and abstracts other materials available at the Smithsonian.
  • SocINDEX with full text  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to anthropology, criminal justice, history, sociology, social studies, and more. Users may limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Something About the Author Online
    Electronic version of the print series of the same name, features more than 217 volumes, 12,000 entries, and nearly 17,000 images.
  • Teacher Reference Center  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to assessment, classroom management, education, literacy standards, school administration, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
  • Twayne's Author Series  Icon
    This database provides access to essays on topics related to literary biography, criticism, genres, and more. All material is available in full-text. The essays are not scholarly/ peer-reviewed.
  • Urban Studies Abstracts  Icon  Icon
    The index contains more than 45,000 records which are carefully selected from over 200 journals and other periodicals, including the most important sources within the discipline such as Urban Affairs Review, Urban Studies, Journal of Urban Affairs, and more.

Databases V - Z

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  • VAST: Academic Video Online
    Video subscription service containing thousands of award-winning film and video titles (not just clips) in a wide range of disciplines.
  • Vente et Gestion  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to accounting, business, finance, manufacturing, marketing, technology, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text and scholarly/ peer-reviewed articles.
    Content is in French.
  • Violence & Abuse Abstracts  Icon  Icon
    Violence & Abuse Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to violence and abuse, including family violence, sexual assault, emotional abuse, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
  • Wall Street Journal Digital Microfilm
    This database provides access to digital images of the Wall Street Journal. The website is designed for browsing. Coverage is only 2008-present.
  • World History Collection  Icon
    This database provides access to articles on topics related to Diplomacy, Foreign Affairs, History, Politics, and more. Users can limit searches to full-text articles.
  • WorldCat First Search  Icon
    This database provides access to bibliographic information on books available in libraries around the world. It is especially useful when seeking to order copies of materials through InterLibrary Loan (ILL).
  • WorldCat McNeese Local  Icon
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