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RefWorks - is a web-based bibliography and database manager that allows you to
create your own personal database by importing references from text files or online databases
and other various sources. You can use these references in writing papers and automatically format the
paper and the bibliography in seconds.

 


End Note & RefWorks Citation Management Systems 

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ABI Inform (Multiple Databases)
• ABI Inform Dateline
ABI/Inform Global 
• ABI/Inform Trade & Industry 
Accounting & Tax Periodicals
Accounting & Tax NewspaperContains some downloadable data Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource
 1985-Present Contains 175 journals , including major business tabloids, magazines, daily newspapers, wire services, and area business publications.
Academic and Business Research Institute   AABRI publishes peer-reviewed academic business related journals
Academic Search Complete Direct Off Campus accessSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource
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 1866-Present The world’s largest and most comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database with more than 5.3 thousand full-text periodicals, including 4.4 thousand peer-reviewed journals.  This database also offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9.3 thousand journals and a total of 10.9 thousand publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
Access Science (McGraw-Hill)    
Accounting and Tax 

Contains some downloadable data Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource
 1971-Present Provides current accounting, taxation, and financial management information, as well as profiles of accounting firms, CPAs, and management consulting firms.
ACM (Association for Computing Machinery)(Digital Library)  1544-Present ACM (Association for Computing Machinery): The Digital Library and The Guide to Computing Literature. A collection of bibliographic citations and abstracts. Citations for all ACM published works are included in the Guide as a small subset of the total bibliographic space, more than 750,000 citations from 3,000+ publishers. The Digital Library is the full-text repository of papers published by ACM and by other publishers that have co-publishing  with ACM.
ACS Publications (American Chemical Society)  1879-Present Over 30 chemistry peer reviewed journals with full text
African American Biographical Database  1790-1950 The African American Biographical Database is a resource of first resort when you are looking for biographical information, including photographs and illustrations, for African Americans. From the famous to the everyday person, AABD Poems Roughly includes profiles and full-text sketches providing both biographical detail and illuminating narratives chronicling the lives of Black Americans.
African American Lectionary   The African American Lectionary. This website is intended as a resource that, among other things, sheds new light on the liturgical moments of significance to most African American Christians. Feel free to read the material online or print it. If you have questions, visit the FAQ or the How to Use This Lectionary sections.
 African American Studies Center (AASC) (Oxford) Sources from 1600 to the present <!–Over 1,750 images, more than 300 primary sources with specially written commentaries, and nearly 150 maps have been collected to enhance this reference content. 150 charts and tables offer information on everything from demographics to government and politics to business and labor to education and the arts
AGRICOLA (Agriculture)TexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource
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 1970-Present Bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Library
Alt HealthWatch TexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource  1990-Present This alternative health database provides full text for 180 publications in the collection, including full text for many peer-reviewed journals. Alt HealthWatch provides in-depth coverage across the full spectrum of subject areas covered by complementary and alternative medicine.
American Historical Newspapers  1690-1922 Early American Newspapers, Series 1, 1690-1876; Series 2, 1758-1900; Series 3, 1829-1922; Series 4, 1756-1922 and Series 5, 1777-1922.
 American Mathematical Society Publications   More than 10 math journals published and/or distributed by American Mathematical Society.
 American Newspapers    
 Physical ReviewJournals AmericanPhysical Society (APS) JournalsAIP Journals – Table of Contents – Full Text 1893-Present Reviews of Modern Physics Journal is the only journal available in full text in the Physical Review Journals resources. All other journals are available as abstracts. Some Full Text Journals are also available by searching the AIP Journals Resource by date.
American Periodical Series 1740-1900 Over 1,100 periodicals that first began publishing between 1740 and 1900, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children’s and women’s magazines, and many other historically-significant periodicals.
 American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE Library)    
American Society of Microbiology 1916-Present 11 search able professional journals published by American Society of Microbiology
Annual Reviews   Comprehensive, timely collections of critical reviews written by leading scientists. Annual Reviews volumes are published each year for 40 focused disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics.
Anthropological IndexTemporary down 1957- Present The Anthropological Index Online is an online bibliographic index which catalogues the contents of anthropology journals in The Centre for Anthropology Library at the The British Museum (formerly the Museum of Mankind Library.
Avery Index to Architectural Periodicals 1930-Present
(Selective coverage back to 1741)
Avery has over a half million records dating back to 1741; the single most important resource architecture. Includes the publications of professional associations, state and regional periodicals, and the major serial publications on international architecture and design. Obituary citations contain biographical data. Note- it is a citation index; this means that you have to do further searching to get the text of the articles.

 

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Biography In Context   Gale resource
Bibliography of Native North AmericansTexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource 1500-Present Contains more than 80,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada including multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend.
Biography Resource CenterSelected Full Text Contains some downloadable data Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource Selected coverage from 13th Century to present Biography Resource Center includes full-text articles and biographies from hundreds of periodicals. Search for people under one or more personal facts such as birth and death year, nationality, ethnicity, occupation or gender, or combine criteria to create a targeted search.
BUBL Journals  1991 – Present  
Business Insights: Essentials    Gale Resource
Business Source Complete TexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource    

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Cabell Publishing  Present Current contact information on the addresses, phones, faxes, e-mails and websites for a large number of journals. Also, the company seeks to provide information on publication guidelines, review information.
Cambridge Journals   Over 300 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market. Containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas.
CheckPoint (Thompson-Reuters/RIA)Off Campus Access To register for a Thomson Reuter Tax & Accounting (Checkpoint)username and password:• Go to http://ria.thomson.com/cploginids. You must be at a computer connected to the university in order for this to work. • A registration page appears. Fill it out. See NOTE below.• After you “register”, you will receive an e-mail with your Checkpoint username and temporary password (the usernames are fairly long and can’t be changed.) The e-mail contains a link to Checkpoint. (This normally takes less than 10 minutes.)-  Go to Checkpoint using the link in the e-mail you receive or go to: http://www.checkpoint.riag.com.• Enter your User Name provided above. User Names and passwords are not case sensitive.• Click the Login button.  You will go through New User Setup screens, including a prompt to change your password.  New passwords must be 7-20 characters and at least one letter and one number.

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  Thomson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, healthcare and media markets.
     
Chimica 1970-Present Chimica provides access to hundreds of the most influential international journals focused on chemistry and chemical engineering, with emphasis on applied and analytical chemistry, extending to physical chemistry, health and safety, organic and inorganic chemistry, and materials science
     
CINAHL (Nursing) Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource
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 1982-Present Provides indexing for over 1,700 current nursing and allied health journals and other publications contains over 961,000 records, including nursing dissertations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments, clinical trials.
Clinical Medicine & Health    
Communication & Mass Media CompleteSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resourceMobile Version Available  1915-Present Communication & Mass Media Complete provides quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of  Search  along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth encompassing the communication discipline. CMMC offers cover-to-cover (“core”) indexing and abstracts for over 390 journals, and selected (“priority”) coverage of 200 more, for a combined coverage of nearly 600 titles.
Computer SourceTexShare Resources TexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resourceMobile Version Available   Computer Source provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. This database offers full text for nearly 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 publications.
Consumer Health CompleteMobile Version Available    
Contemporary Authors 1962-Present Provides complete biographical and bibliographical information and references on more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors.
Contemporary Literary Criticism  1973-Present Contemporary Authors provides complete biographical and bibliographical information on more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors. Contemporary Literary Criticism–Select collects more than 35,000 critical essays on contemporary authors, with biographical, critical, principal works, and further study information. Dictionary of Literary Biography provides nearly 10,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of influential literary figures from all eras and genres.
Credo ReferenceCredo are planning upgrades where the links will change on March 28, 2013. The new links will be:New Link   Off campus Link   Use Credo Reference to find: Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Biographies, Quotations, Bilingual Dictionaries, Measurement Conversions
Criminal Justice PeriodicalsSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format    1981 – Present Search a comprehensive collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals including information for professionals in law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security.
CRIS  (Agriculture) 1966-Present CRIS is the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s documentation and reporting system for ongoing and recently completed research and education projects in agriculture, food and nutrition, and forestry.
CSA Social Sciences  1989-Present The Health Sciences Collection contains the full text of 26 journals, some going back 23 years. Subjects include community / public health nursing, cultural studies, transcultural psychiatry, public health, public policy & public administration, aging and gerontology, clinical psychology, psychopathology, research methods & evaluation, and sociology of the family.

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Dekker Encyclopedias   Written and edited by leading professionals and scholars, these distinguished reference works (formerly published under the Marcel Dekker imprint) are trusted worldwide for their authority, comprehensiveness, and substantial research tools. These resources are enriched with regular updates
 Dictionary of Literary Biography  1978-Present Contemporary Literary Criticism–Select is an extensive collection of critical essays on contemporary authors. Each CLC–Select entry contains a biographical/critical introduction, listing of principal works and sources for further study.
 Digital DissertationsAll ProQuest Databases – Click on Change on the top bar to access Digital Dissertations or to change to another resources  1861-Present Features 5,719 full text dissertations on architecture. A good source for comprehensive bibliographies.
Discovering Cultures  1997-Present Primary sources, multimedia and reference works
Discovering Geography  1997-Present Primary sources, multimedia and reference works
Discovering History  Varied Covering both world and American history, extensive ‘topic trees’ guide navigation through subject content. Contains essays as well as documents.
Discovering Literature  1622-Present The Discovering Literature Collection provides biographical and critical information on the most-studied and most-popular authors of all time; historical and cultural context of novels, in addition to character studies, thematic essays and brief biographies; themes, characters and literary nuances of the short stories most studied in school and university classrooms; and analysis of William Shakespeare’s four most frequently studied plays – “Hamlet,” “Julius Caesar,” “Macbeth” and “Romeo and Juliet.”
Discovering Multimedia Collection  Present  
Discovering Science   DISCovering Science is a Thomson/Gale Database, providing science reference resources targeting high school libraries, classrooms, and the K-12 consortia market, with public libraries and junior colleges as a secondary market
 DissertationsSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses

1637-Present ProQuest Dissertations & Theses database is the most comprehensive collection of more than 930,000 available for immediate free download, and an average of 2,000 new files are added each week.

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Early American Imprints (Readex)  1639-1820 Contains books, pamphlets, broadsides and other imprints listed in classic bibliographies of the era.
E-Books    
EBSCOhost (All EBSCO Databases)Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Selected HTML Full Text
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 1975-Present EBSCOhost’s Collection provides coverage of more than 500 full text peer-reviewed journals. Covers social behavior, human tendencies, community development, culture and social structure. Updated daily.
Economia y NegociosTexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource  1978 – Present This Spanish language business and economics database has coverage back to the early 1980s and includes over 200 periodicals published in Latin America and Spain.
Economist Intelligence Unit    
EI Compendex Web  1884-Present The combined Compendex®, Ei Back file & Inspec® databases allow for searching on a broad range of topics within the scientific, applied science, technical and engineering disciplines. Coverage is from 1884 to present. The databases are updated weekly.
Eighteenth Century Collections Online    
ERIC (Education)
TexShare Resources
  Contains more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 1,000 educational and education-related journals.
ERIC (EBSCOhost)Mobile Version Available   ERIC provides free access to more than 1.2 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials and, if available, includes links to full text. ERIC is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, Institute of Education Sciences (IES).
ERIC Digests (education)   ERICDigests.org. This site provides one way to access the ERIC Digests (education articles) produced by the former ERIC Clearinghouse system.
Expanded Academic ASAP  1980-Present Comprised of more than 3,500 indexed and full-text titles — of which 2,100 are peer-reviewed — in all disciplines with more than 20 years of backfile coverage.

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Families in Society  1920-Present This online journal is a core social work journal that serves social workers and related professionals in direct practice, management, supervision, education, research, and policy and planning.
FindLaw Present Site for free legal information on the Internet
Fuente AcademicaTexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Selected Peer Reviewed articles
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Selected coverage from 1922 More than 450 scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal, and Spain.. All major subject areas are covered with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology.

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Gale Virtual Reference Library    
General Reference Center Gold  1980-Present General interest database that integrates a variety of sources – newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.”
Global Economy JournalSelected Peer Reviewed articles  Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Contains some downloadable data  1999-Present The Global Economy Journal (GEJ) is the official journal of the International Trade and Finance Association (IT&FA). It is an innovative, peer-reviewed journal that strives to disseminate top-quality research and analysis rapidly to academics and professionals interested in the global economy.
 Grove Music Online    Off Campus Test Link
(Please log off when finished, limited simultaneous users access)
 1900-Present Comprises the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, second edition, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, second edition. Articles that have been updated since their appearance in print are date-stamped in the upper right corner of the screen.
Guilford Press    

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Health Reference Center  1980-Present  Contains information from books
Health Source: Consumer Edition Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource  Present Collection of consumer health information available to libraries worldwide, providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source: Consumer Edition features searchable full text for nearly 150 journals. This database is updated on a daily basis.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
TexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resourceMobile Version Available
 Varies by Journal Provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also featured are abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals.”
HeinOnlineSession Laws of all the  States & federal territoriesTexas Session laws onlySelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Back to the initial issue for most journals; also contains English Reports from 1220 HeinOnline is a web-based subscription service allowing researchers to browse or fully search libraries containing >1.2K older law reviews and other legal materials including all charts, graphs, and photographs!  Coverage is from the first issue published for all periodicals and goes through the most-currently published issues allowed based on contracts with publishers.  Searching can be done by title or author name, as well as full-text searching of the collection or select periodicals.  Date ranges may also be entered to narrow search results.
HeritageQuest TexShare Resources  1800 Plus U.S. Serial Set not
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Census information, U.S. Serial Set, Freedman’s Bank, Revolutionary War pensions and other primary sources
Historical Newspapers
Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format
1690-1922 Covers major American Newspapers
Historical Newspapers (Legacy Platform)    
     
Humanities International Index  Varies by journal Provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 2,100 journals and contains more than 2.47 million records.

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IEEE (Engineering)IEEE Xplore Upgrade Starting April 2012Learn more about the new features:

Select content from 1893 IEEE Xplore is a digital library providing full text access to the world’s highest quality literature in electrical engineering, computer science, electronics, and related disciplines. IEEE Xplore contains over 2.5 million full text documents from IEEE journals, magazines, conference proceedings, standards, and IET (Institution of Engineering and Technology) Publications.
Index to Music PeriodicalsSelected HTML Full Text 1874-Present Full Text, a music journal resource with more than half a million indexed articles, plus detailed abstracts covering the scholarly to the popular.
Informa Healthcare Online    
 InformaWorld  Varies by journal All journals from Taylor & Francis, Routledge and Psychology Press Selected encyclopedias from Taylor & Francis and Informa Healthcare All Taylor & Francis abstract databases.  More than 10,000 eBooks from Taylor & Francis, Routledge and Informa Healthcare
Information Science & Technology AbstractsTexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource  Coverage dates back to the mid 1960s ISTA indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings and patents
Infotrac NewspapersTexShare Resources   1996-Present More than 26 million full-text articles from more than 120 newspapers and over 280 additional sources of business and news
 Infotrac One File  1980-Present Business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.”
IngentaConnect  Varies by Journal  Wide variety of interdisciplinary topics
INSPEC (engineering)  1884-Present Inspec includes bibliographic citations and indexed abstracts from publications in the fields of physics, electrical and electronic engineering, communications, computer science, control engineering, information technology, manufacturing and mechanical engineering, operations research, material science, oceanography, engineering mathematics, nuclear engineering, environmental science, geophysics, nanotechnology, biomedical technology and biophysics.”
InterScience (Wiley)   1799-Present More than 2,500 journals, books, reference works, databases, laboratory manuals and The Cochrane Library, which is resource for evidence-based medicine. It includes 1.5 million articles of scientific and scholarly research.
International Index to Black Periodicals  1990-Present  
International Index to Music Periodicals Full Text   Current and retrospective bibliographic citations and abstracts from scholarly journals and newsletters from the United States, Africa and the Caribbean–and full-text coverage of core Black Studies periodicals
Internet & Personal Computing AbstractsTexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource 1980s – Present Over 400 of the most important trade publications, mainstream computer magazines, and professional journals are covered, including those that focus on specific topics such as Macintosh and Windows platforms, programming, web development and more.
InterScience  1980′s-Present Access to over 3 million articles across nearly 1500 journals and 7000 Online Books and major reference works
Issues and Controversies Access through Facts On File Campus access  1996-Present  Provides current objective information on currently debated topics affecting society. Combines authoritative factual analysis with clear explanations of opposing points of view

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JSTOR

 

Contains Peer Reviewed Material Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format

1800-Present
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Archival access to many scholarly periodicals. Jstor does not cover the most recent three years of most journals.

 

 

 

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Kluwer (now called SpringerLink)  Varies by Journal SpringerLink is one of the world’s leading interactive databases for high-quality STM journals, book series, books, reference works and the Online Archives Collection. SpringerLink is a powerful central access point for researchers and scientists.

 

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Legal Collection
TexShare Resources
 1965-Present This database contains full text for nearly 250 of the world’s most respected, scholarly law journals. The Legal Collection is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.
Lexis-NexisSelected Full Text Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for help on this resource  1789-Present Business News, Industry & Market, Accounting, Company Financial Reports, Company Profiles, Compare Companies, SEC Filings & Reports, Business Directories.
 Literary Reference Center Current editions covering antiquity to
the present day
LRC is a comprehensive database that combines information from over 1,000 books and monographs, major literary encyclopedias and reference works, hundreds of literary journals.
Literature Resource CenterTexShare Resources  1926-Present Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on nearly 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world, supplemented by the scholarly materials of the Scribner Writers Series and Twayne’s World, U.S., and English Authors Series. The optional MLA International Bibliography module adds citations for hundreds of thousands of books, articles and dissertations.

 

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MAS Ultra: School Edition TexShare Resources Selected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource  Select titles back to 1975 Provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines
Masterfile PremierSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resourceTexShare Resources  1975-Present  Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 1,730 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps and flags.
Math Review  1997-Present Math Review Lookup is a tool for verifying references and for adding links to MathSciNet, in many cases indirectly adding links to original papers.
MathSci Net  1997-Present Electronic publication offering access to a carefully maintained and easily searchable database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature. Over 80,000 new items are added each year, most of them classified according to the Mathematics Subject Classification.
Medical - National Library of MedicineU.S. Government Site  1947-Present MEDLINE®/PubMed® NLM Catalog — catalog information for books, serial titles, audiovisuals Bookshelf — full text biomedical books TOXLINE® Subset — toxicology citations DART® — Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology Meeting abstracts on HIV/AIDS, health services research, and space life sciences MedlinePlus® — consumer health information ClinicalTrials.gov — information for the public about clinical trials DIRLINE® — Directory of Health Organizations Genetics Home Reference™ — consumer information for genetic conditions Household Products Database
Images from the History of Medicine
HSRProj — health services research projects OMIM — Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man HSDB® — Hazardous Substances Data Bank IRIS — Integrated Risk Information System
ITER — International Toxicity Estimates for Risk GENE-TOX — Genetic Toxicology (Mutagenicity) CCRIS — Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System Profiles in Science® — archives of several prominent biomedical scientists Document delivery through Loansome Doc® UMLS® Metathesaurus.
MedicLatinaSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource  Varies by Journal Collection of medical research and investigatory journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This Spanish language database contains full text for 130 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish.”
MedlinePlusU.S. Government Site Click for Help on this resource -Click for Help on this resource  Present MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. al journals.
Medline (EBSCOhost)  Varies by Source Medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.”
Mental Measurements YearbookSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resourceTexShare Resources Volume 9 to Present Comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership. First published by Oscar K. Buros, the MMY series allows users to make knowledgeable judgments and informed selection decisions about the increasingly complex world of testing.
Middle Search PlusSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resourceTexShare Resources  Varies by Source Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 1,730 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps and flags
Military & Government CollectionSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resourceTexShare Resources  Varies by Journal Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites. The Military & Government Collection provides cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles.
MLA BibliographySelected Peer Reviewed articles  1926-Present The electronic version of the Bibliography dates back to 1925 and contains over 1.7 million citations from more than 4,400 periodicals (including peer-reviewed e-journals) and 1,000 book publishers.
Music Online (main site)American Song
* Classical Music Library
* Contemporary World Music
* Jazz Music Library
* Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries
  Music Online provides the most comprehensive database in streaming audio, video, reference, and scores on the web. Users can cross search all of the music databases published by Alexander Street Press. Music Online brings together on a single cross-searchable platform the entire suite of Alexander Street Press music products that your institution subscribes to. Music Online can cross-search any combination its databases.

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National Academy of Sciences    
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database  Early 1970s – Present More than 205,000 publications, reports, articles, and audiovisual products from the United States and around the world. These resources include statistics, research findings, program descriptions, congressional hearing transcripts, and training materials.”
National Organization for Research (NORC) Abstracts Database contains abstracts (not full-text documents)  1972-Present The searchable National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS) Abstracts Database of 185,000 plus criminal justice publications, including federal, state, and local government reports, books, research reports, journal articles, and unpublished research.   Subject areas include corrections, courts, drugs and crime, law enforcement, juvenile justice, crime statistics, and victims of crime.  Most documents published since 1995 by NCJRS sponsoring agencies — the National Institute of Justice, the Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, the Office for Victims of Crime, the Bureau of Justice Statistics, and the Bureau of Justice Assistance, all part of the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, and the Office of National Drug Control Policy — are available in full-text online. When the full-text is available online, a link is included with the abstract.
Natural & Alternative Treatments- Click for Help on this resource  Varies by Source Information on almost 200 different conditions and the conventional and natural treatments used to treat them, over 300 herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions for more than 90 drug categories.”
Nature  Varies by Source With publications covering chemistry, physical sciences, earth and environment, life sciences, clinical practice and research
Nauka Science   ÌÀIÊ Nauka/Interperiodica provides access to the results of Russia’s domestic scientific research in the form of more than 100 titles of English-language journals on such areas as physics, mathematics, computer science, chemistry, biology, and earth sciences.
Netlibrary (Now EBSCO)  Varies More than 200,000 eBook titles and 13,000 eAudiobooks from more than 500 publishers in 17,000 libraries worldwide
New York Times- Selected Full Text  1980-Present National and international news, coverage of important speeches Supreme Court decisions, and presidential press conference transcripts.
Newsbank  (National newspapers)  1991-Present Find current and archived state, national and international articles on issues, events, people, government and more with over 4,400 full-text newspapers and other news sources including the Dallas Morning News, Houston Chronicle,  New York Times , Washington Post, Access Business News, Access International News, Access Military, Government, and Defense  and Access Newswires & Transcripts.
News 1940-1979  1940-Present Specialize in a number of key subject areas, such as history, science, literature, geography, health, and more.”
News (Reuters) Previous two weeks International news service; provides hourly updates of international headline news
Newspaper Source- Click for Help on this resource  1994-Present Selected full text for 25 national and international newspapers. Contains full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 260 regional (U.S.) newspapers. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.
NSSN (engineering)  Varies A National Resource for Global Standards is a search engine that provides users with standards-related information from a wide range of developers, including organizations accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI), other U.S. private sector standards bodies, government agencies and international organizations.”

 

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Occupational Outlook Handbook Revised every two years Nationally recognized source of career information, designed to provide valuable assistance to individuals making decisions about their future work lives.
OCLC World Cat Before 1000 BC to present OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide
OmniFile Indexing 1982+, Abstracting 1984+, “select” Full Text 1994+  Wilson OmniFile Full Text, Mega Edition contains everything (all the indexing, abstracting, and full text) that is contained in these six Wilson databases:
• Education Full Text
• General Science Full Text
• Humanities Full Text
• Readers’ Guide Full Text
• Social Sciences Full Text
• Wilson Business Full Text
Oxford African American Studies Center (AASC) Primary sources from 1600 to the present Over 1,750 images, more than 300 primary sources with specially written commentaries, and nearly 150 maps have been collected to enhance this reference content. 150 charts and tables offer information on everything from demographics to government and politics to business and labor to education and the arts

 

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PAIS International  1972-Present A reference resource for research in American government, politics, history, public policy, and current affairs.
Periodicals Archive Online  1802-1995 Archive of hundreds of digitized journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences
Phi Delta Kappan Magazine   Kappan is the flagship publication of PDK International, the professional association in education.
Physical Review JournalsTest linkTest link Varies by title APS Journals – American Physical Society
Physics Teacher 1963-Present Journal The Physics Teacher Online (TPTO) publishes papers on physics research, the history and philosophy of physics, applied physics, curriculum developments, pedagogy, instructional lab equipment, and book reviews.
(PNAS) Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences  1914-Present PNAS is one of the world’s most-cited multidisciplinary scientific serials. Since its establishment in 1914, it continues to publish cutting-edge research reports, commentaries, reviews, perspectives, colloquium papers, and actions of the Academy. Coverage in PNAS spans the biological, physical, and social sciences. PNAS is published weekly in print, and daily online in PNAS Early Edition. The PNAS impact factor is 10.231 for 2005.
Population Index (Statistics)  1986-Present  
PowerSearch   Gale PowerSearch provides your researchers with access to almost all the Gale content in your library’s collection through one, single search query
Primary Search- Click for Help on this resource  1990-Present Primary Search provides full text for nearly 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).
Professional Development Collection- Click for Help on this resource  Varies by title Highly specialized collection of 520 high quality education journals, including nearly 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports.

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 1974-Present Provides 100% full-text and user-friendly online access to over 350 high quality humanities and social sciences journals from over 60 scholarly publishers.
ProQuest   1923-Current Thousands of articles on international architects and their works; select the ABI/Inform Global and Research Library databases for best results
ProQuest Digital Microfilm 2008-Present Includes the Wall Street Journal
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses 1861-Present Titles published since 1997 are available in PDF digital format with 24 page previews. Contains 2.3 million dissertations and Master’s theses from around the world.  Bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1861. Over 60,000 new citations yearly.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers
The New York Times
1851-2002 The New York Times Archive (1851-2002) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.
ProQuest Social Sciences
1923-Present ProQuest has 35 titles related to philosophy. Note that ProQuest defaults to searching all the databases it has, so any basic search will also include this Social Science Database.
PsycArticles (APA)- Click for Help on this resource 1894-Present The database contains more than 100,000 articles from 59 journals – 48 published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations. It includes all journal articles, letters to the editor and errata from each journal.
PsycCritiques    
PsychInfo- Click for Help on this resource  1887-Present Comprehensive international database of psychology. Covers the academic, research, and practice literature in psychology.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection- Click for Help on this resource  Varies by title Nearly 575 full text publications, including nearly 550 peer-reviewed titles. Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. Nearly every full text title included in this database is indexed in PsycINFO. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.

 

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Reference USAOff Campus access   Search for jobs, location, and industry. Find new business opportunities. Research executives & companies worldwide. Track down address and phone numbers. Find news articles for research. Locate out-of-town companies. Profile a neighborhood, city or state.
RefWorks - RefWorks ia a tool not a resourceFour Easy Steps -
1) create your own account in RefWorks.
2) Search a resource such as JStor or ProQuest.
3) Mark articles.
4) Export to RefWorks.  
  RefWorks is a web-based bibliography and database manager that allows you to create your own personal database by importing references from text files or online databases and other various sources.  You can use these references in writing papers and automatically format the paper and the bibliography in seconds.Click here for help & more info
Regional Business News- Click for Help on this resource  Present Incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all United States metropolitan and rural areas. Updated daily.
Religion & Philosophy 1975-Present Contains more than 300 full text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles, with topics such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.
Religion & Philosophy CollectionClick for Help on this resource  Varies by title Provides extensive coverage of such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.
Research Library- Click for Help on this resourceNew Interface – Check it out!  1990-Present Primary Search provides full text for nearly 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

 

 

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Off Campus Access

To register for a Thomson Reuter Tax & Accounting (Checkpoint) username and password:

• Go to http://ria.thomson.com/cploginids. You must be at a computer connected to the university in order for this to work.

• A registration page appears. Fill it out. See NOTE below.

• After you “register”, you will receive an e-mail with your Checkpoint username and temporary password (the usernames are fairly long and can’t be changed.) The e-mail contains a link to Checkpoint. (This normally takes less than 10 minutes.)

-  Go to Checkpoint using the link in the e-mail you receive or go to: http://www.checkpoint.riag.com.

• Enter your User Name provided above. User Names and passwords are not case sensitive.

• Click the Login button.  You will go through New User Setup screens, including a prompt to change your password.  New passwords must be 7-20 characters and at least one letter and one number.

• Once this process is finished, you can now access Checkpoint from any computer that has internet access (it does not need to be connected to the university).

• If you have any problems, please call Customer Support at 1-800-431-9025.

STUDENT NOTE:  if you are using Internet Explorer 8, verify that you are in “compatibility view” in order to accept the license agreement.  To switch, clicking on the Tools menu, and choosing Compatibility View. 

 

  homson Reuters is the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals. We combine industry expertise with innovative technology to deliver critical information to leading decision makers in the financial, legal, tax and accounting, scientific, healthcare and media markets.

 

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Sage Publication Criminology  1984-Present Sage Publications’ Criminology Full-Text collection includes the full-text of 23 core journals published by SAGE and participating societies covering such subjects as criminal justice, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, corrections, penology, policing, forensic psychology, and family and domestic violence.  The searchable database consists of bibliographic records (indexed summaries or abstracts) with links to the appropriate full-text of each journal article in PDF format.  Updated monthly.
SAGE Journals Online  1999-Present SAGE Publications publishes over 485 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.
Sanborn – Texas MapsOff campus access to: Sanborn – Texas Maps  1867-1890 Charts the development and growth of texas cities
Science & Technology Collection - Click for Help on this resource  Varies by title The Science & Technology Collection contains over 800 leading full text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. Topics include aeronautics, astrophysics, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, and materials science. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,700 publications. 
 
  SciFinderClick here Preview of new interface
due in Late June 2013
Off campus access to  SciFinderAll users must register online first before you can use SciFinder. Off Campus registration

If you do not have an account, access Prairie View A&M University’s User Registration for SciFinderAsk a Librarian or call (936) 261-1535 if you need help.

You will receive a confirmation e-mail message from  CAS at the address you provided within the form on how to access SciFinder.

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  1907 – Present  SciFinder Web retrieves information contained in databases produced by Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS) and Medline. It contains journal articles, patents, conference proceedings, dissertations, technical reports, books, and more, covering a wide spectrum of science-related information, including chemistry, biochemistry, and chemical engineering.
 Science Direct  Varies by title  Full-text articles online from Elsevier and Academic Press journals for limited years. Summary information about articles from all other Elsevier titles and some other publishers. Coverage includes all science areas and many social sciences and humanities areas. About 100 math journals and over 200 math books.
 Scribner WritersTexShare Resources    
 Service Abstracts DatabaseNew Interface – Check it out!    
 Social Science JournalsSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource    
 Sociological CollectionSelected Full Text in Adobe PDF Format  Tips on searching - Click for Help on this resource    
 SocINDEX with Full Text    
 SpringerLink New Platform for SpringerLink    
 Statistical Abstract of the U.S.U.S. Government Site    
     
     

 

 

 

 

 

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 Taylor & Francis Online JournalsOff campus access   Over 900 peer-reviewed research journals and around 1,800 new books each year: our backlist is in excess of 20,000 specialist titles.
 Texas Almanac    
 Texas Maps, 1867-1890 (Sanborn)If you have problems on the link
above, try this link:
Texas Maps, 1867-1890 (Sanborn)New Interface – Check it out!
1867-1890 Charts the development and growth of Texas cities
Texas Newspapers 1980-Present Customized selection of newspapers
 Texas Reference Center   - Click for Help on this resource  Varies by title Texas specific product comprised of periodicals, reference books, reports, and other content relevant to the state. Texas Reference Center contains more than 75 full text periodicals, 150 full text reference books, several Texas newspapers, and much more.”
Texas Standard 1922-Present The Portal to Texas History – The Texas Standard was the official publication of the Teachers State Association of Texas (TSAT) and supported the work of the African American teachers of Texas to gain equality in salaries and working conditions with their white peers.
TexShare Resources    
 Thomson Reuter Tax & Accounting Off Campus Access  To register for a Thomson Reuter Tax & Accounting (Checkpoint) username and password:• Go to http://ria.thomson.com/cploginids. You must be at a computer connected to the university in order for this to work. • A registration page appears. Fill it out. See NOTE below.

 

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 ViVa Women’s History Journals  Varies by title Provides an overview of women’s and gender history projects at the International Institute of Social History (IISH), one of the world’s largest documentary and research institutions in the field of social history and labor history. Women’s roles in social movements are documented.
 Vocational & Career Collection   - Click for Help on this resource  1985-Present Provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals.

 

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 Web of Science  Test LinkOff Campus test link 1900-Present Citation-based searching in all disciplines. Includes Science Citation Index (1900-present), Social Sciences Citation Index (1956-present), and Arts & Humanities Citation Index (1975-present).
 Marquis Who’s Who on the Web Pending review for renewal  1607-1985  Learn about inventors, explorers, colonists, abolitions, important figures in business, government, the military, education, literature and other remarkable people who helped shape American history
Note: This site has a 10-minute automatic Time Out feature. If you leave your session inactive, after 10 minutes, you will be asked to log in again. If you mistakenly close your internet browser window (before choosing “Log Out”), you need only wait 10 minutes to be refreshed so you can log back in.
 Westlaw    
 Wiley InterScienceNote: Only articles with open pad lock
are available !Test link
 Varies by title More than 2,500 journals, books, reference works, databases, laboratory manuals and The Cochrane Library, which is resource for evidence-based medicine. It includes 1.5 million articles of scientific and scholarly research. Over 50 mathematics and statistics journals.
 Wilson OmniFile  Test Direct Link  1982-Present Features thousands of articles from international journals and magazines, including Architecture and Baumeister
 World Cat (OCLC)  1800-Present OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide- Can request through ILL.
 World History Collection  - Click for Help on this resource  1964-Present Global look at history with content from Africa, Asia, North and South America, Europe and the Middle East. World History Collection contains cover-to-cover full text for 150 titles, including many peer-reviewed journals
 World News 1950-Present Permanent record of the essential facts of the news as reported in the major national and international newspapers, news magazines, and government and online sources
 World News Digest (U.S. and World News)  1940-Present Presents the full text of Facts On File World News Digest since 1940, plus a live newsfeed from Reuters® and thousands of in-depth features, images, charts, and primary documents.

 

 

 

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