Academics

Research Databases

    • Academic Search Complete
      Designed for academic institutions, this database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. The level and range of content included in this resource fully supports scholarly research in the key areas of study by providing peer-reviewed journals, full text periodicals, reports, books, and much more.
    • AgeLine
      As a premier source for social gerontology literature, this database includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics and public policy, addressing topics from individual, national and global perspectives.
    • AHFS Consumer Medication Information
      Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists—long recognized as an authority on educating patients about drug use and safety: a trusted source for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish and includes “How To” monographs for administering different types of medications.
    • American National Biography
      An exploration of American history through the lives of the men and women who shaped the nation.
    • ArticleFirst
      An index to articles and tables of contents from thousands of journals.
    • ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials
      Combines the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion with the American Theological Library Association's online collection of major religion and theology journals. Full text is provided for more than 442,000 electronic articles and book reviews.
    • Behavior Therapy
      A quarterly international journal devoted to the application of the behavioral and cognitive sciences to the conceptualization, assessment, and treatment of psychopathology and related clinical problems. It is intended for mental health professionals and students from all related disciplines. 2012 - Present.
    • Black Thought and Culture
      Contains 1,297 sources with 1,098 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans. Particular care has been taken to index this material so that it can be searched more thoroughly than ever before. Where possible the complete published non-fiction works are included, as well as interviews, journal articles, speeches, essays, pamphlets and letters.
    • Britannica Online
      The complete encyclopedia with related Internet sites.
    • Business Source Elite
      Full-text for over 1,100 journals covering business, management, economics, finance, banking, accounting, and much more.
    • Cabell’s Directories of Publishing Opportunities - Education
      Contains a wealth of information designed to help academics match their manuscripts with the scholarly journals which are most likely to publish those manuscripts. It is a vital resource for increasing the publishing effectiveness of professors, graduate students, and researchers.
    • Choice Reviews Online
      Source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
      The number one source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators.
    • Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
      Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1836 - 1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690 - Present.
    • CINAHL Complete
      This is the definitive research tool for nursing and allied health professionals; covering more than fifty nursing specialties such as speech language pathology, nutrition, and general health and medicine. Users get fast and easy access to top nursing and allied health journals, evidence-based care sheets and quick lessons.
    • ClasePeriodica
      Clase indexes documents published in Latin American and Caribbean journals specializing in social sciences and humanities. Periodica covers journals specializing in science and technology.
    • Classical Music in Video
      Contains 1,000 hours of classical music performances and masterclasses. Offers performances of all forms of classical music, including major orchestral works by leading orchestras, plus chamber music, oratorio, and solo performances, along with interviews with master teachers from around the world.
    • College of 2020: Students
      This report from Chronicle Research Services is based on reviews of research and data on trends in higher education, interviews with experts who are shaping the future of colleges, and the results of a poll of members of a Chronicle Research Services panel of admissions officials.
    • Communication & Mass Media Complete
      Incorporates CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index along with numerous other journals to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth in the communication and mass media fields.
    • Consumer Health Complete
      A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content relating to all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 1
      Contains more than 400 hours of training videos, reenactments, and footage of actual therapy sessions conducted by renowned counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers. Spanning dozens of therapeutic methods, diagnoses, and cultural groups, this collection is essential for counseling and therapy programs.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 2
      The second volume will grow to include more than 300 additional hours of training videos, reenactments, and footage of therapy sessions and moves into emerging areas such as neuroscience, evidence based treatment, narrative therapy, social construction, and art therapy. More international content is included as well as an emphasis on contemporary topics.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 3
      Presents a firm grounding in the theoretical modalities of counseling and psychotherapy, while expanding into new and emerging areas such as social media, veterans, cyber-bullying, mindfulness, and neuroscience. The films emphasize the evolution of the field, juxtaposing the history of counseling and psychotherapy with future directions by examining new techniques and methods.
    • D&B Key Business Ratios
      Covers all essential areas of business performance relating to both public and private companies; arranged by Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code.
    • Digital Commons Online Journals
      Brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
    • Early Childhood Research Quarterly
      Publishes predominantly empirical research on issues of interest to early childhood development, theory, and educational practice. Offers practitioner and/or policy perspectives, book reviews, and significant reviews of research. 2012 - Present.
    • EBL eBooks
      A collection of over 29,000 academic oriented electronic books; including humanities and social science titles. Users may view content online, download it, or print it.
    • eBook Collection from EBSCO
      Digital version of books, journals and database content.
    • Ebooks from FirstSearch
      Digital version of books, journals and database content.
    • ECO
      Offers access to over 3,000 scholarly journals from a wide range of publishers. Indexing with citations only.
    • Education in Video
      The first online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Upon completion, the collection will contain more than 3,000 video titles totaling 1,300 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.
    • Education Week and Teacher Magazine
      All current articles, including exclusive Web Extras as well as more than 25 years of archived material.
    • E-journals from EBSCO
      Full-text coverage of over 50 subscription journals in areas of education, sociology, psychology, history, theology, music, literature, and physical education. Access to over 9,000 full-text open access journals.
    • ERIC
      Journal articles and documents on education topics. The U.S. Department of Education - ERIC Division which produces the ERIC database has temporarily disabled the full text feature for certain documents published before 2005.
    • European Views of the Americas: 1493 - 1750
      This comprehensive bibliographic database contains more than 32,000 entries. 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.
    • GPO: U.S. Government Publications Index
      Different types of documents from Federal departments and agencies.
    • GreenFILE
      Focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Contains nearly 300,000 records with full-text access to more than 4,600 records from open access journals, government documents, and reports.
    • Harper's Weekly
      Access to Harper’s Weekly: 1857-1912, America's leading 19th century illustrated newspaper.
    • Health Source: Consumer Edition
      Information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Full-text for over 80 magazines and nearly 130 health reference books.
    • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
      Nearly 550 scholarly full-text journals, abstracts and indexing for 850 journals.
    • HighWire Press
      Full-text coverage of over 300 peer-reviewed science journals and other scholarly content.
    • Historical Statistics of the United States
      The standard source for the quantitative facts of American history. Topics ranging from migration and health to crime and the Confederate States of America are each placed in historical context by a recognized expert in the field. The fully searchable and downloadable electronic edition will permit users to graph individual tables and create spreadsheets reflecting their own areas of interest.
    • Illinois Digital Sanborn Maps
      A valuable historical tool for urban specialists, historians, architects, geographers, genealogists, planners, environmentalists and anyone who wants to learn about the history, growth, and development of Illinois cities, towns, and neighborhoods.
    • Journals in Chemistry
      Full-text coverage of over 600 journals in chemistry.
    • JSTOR
      Full-text access to journals in history, political science and sociology with a gateway to the multidisciplinary open access journals.
    • LexisNexis
      Business, Legal, Medical, News, & Reference databases.
    • Library Catalog
      With access to I-Share, union catalog of 86 Illinois libraries.
    • Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts
      Indexes more than 700 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage back to mid 1960s.
    • Luther’s Works on CD-ROM
      Available on a dedicated computer at the library. Electronic version of the entire 55-volume set of Luther’s Works published jointly by Forest Press and Concordia Publishing House in 1957. Also includes the KJV Bible and The Book of Concord.
    • MAS Ultra - School Edition
      Full-text for more than 700 popular general interest and current events publications with information dating as far back as 1975 for key magazines. More than 500 full-text pamphlets, 542 full-text reference books, 84,074 biographies, 86,135 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags.
    • MasterFILE Premier
      A multidisciplinary database providing full text information covering virtually every subject area dating as far back as 1975. Sources include 500 reference books, over 164,000 primary source documents, and an image collection of over 460,000 photos, maps, and flags.
    • Media Education Foundation
      A web-based digital video delivery service that allows colleges and universities to stream titles from the Media Education Foundation. Collections include gender studies, race studies, media studies & communication, debt & consumerism, and politics & current issues.
    • Medical eBooks
      Digital content of over 300 medical books.
    • Medical Journals
      Full-text coverage of over 3,000 medical journals.
    • Medline
      A medical sciences database.
    • Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
      Contains the text of the first through the present Mental Measurements Yearbooks with biannual updates. Provides up-to-date descriptive information on currently available, English language tests.
    • Military & Government Collection
      Full-text for over 320 military related periodicals and general interest magazines.
    • MLA Directory of Periodicals
      Contains information on over 6,000 journals and book series that fall within the scope of the MLA International Bibliography.
    • MLA International Bibliography
      The primary database for literature, language, linguistics, and folklore from the Modern Language Association. Its coverage begins in 1926.
    • Naxos Jazz
      Contains close to 7,000 CDs. New albums are added weekly.
    • Naxos Music Library
      Offers a wide range of standard and specialist repertoire. Contains more than 85,000 CDs, over 1,200,000 tracks of music; 500 CDs are added every month. Includes opera synopses and libretti, composer and artist biographies and other essential information.
    • Newspaper Source
      Offers cover-to-cover full-text for more than 40 national U.S. and international newspapers. Contains selective full-text for more than 330 regional U.S. newspapers.
    • OAIster
      Provides access to millions of digital resources available on the Internet from over 1,000 repositories, databases, and websites. Items range from scanned books and articles to audio, video, and image files.
    • Open Knowledge Repository
      Digital content of over 1,000 books in sociology, geography, environmental studies, and economics.
    • Oxford Art Online
      The gateway to Grove Art Online, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics. The Grove Art Online includes the entire text of The Dictionary of Art.
    • Oxford Music Online
      The gateway to Grove Music Online, The Oxford Companion to Music, and The Oxford Dictionary of Music. The Grove Music Online includes the full-text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.
    • PapersFirst
      Index of papers presented at conferences worldwide.
    • Primary Search
      Full-text for over 80 children's magazines and over 100 children's pamphlets, designed for the elementary school student.
    • Proceedings
      An index of worldwide conference proceedings.
    • Professional Development Collection
      Designed for professional educators, a highly specialized collection of more than 550 education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles and contains more than 200 educational reports.
    • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text
      The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. Includes nearly 3 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over 1 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
    • PsycARTICLES
      Full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. More than 164,000 articles from 80 journals - many published by the American Psychological Association. Coverage spans 1894 - Present.
    • PsycINFO
      More than 3.3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1600s. 97 percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed. Journal coverage, which spans 1887 to present, includes international material selected from nearly 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages.
    • Public Knowledge Project
      Full-text coverage of over 7,000 journals.
    • Regional Business News
      Full-text coverage of nearly 100 business publications, on a regional level, for the United States and Canadian provinces.
    • Sage Journals Deep Backfile
      A collection of 376 full-text journals, covering health sciences, life & biomedical sciences, material science & engineering, as well as social sciences & humanities. Deep backfile is defined as the content of a journal from issue 1, volume 1, through the last issue of 1998.
    • Sage Knowledge
      A collection of over 60 reference books in the social sciences and science, technology, medicine published between 2003 and 2008. To retrieve the library’s full text subscription, select the “Available to Me” button on the right column.
    • Searchasaurus
      An elementary and middle school database covering a wide range of topics, encouraging younger students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies.
    • SocINDEX with Full Text
      Features more than 1,600,000 records with subject headings from a 15,600 term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. Contains full text for 1,300 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, and 450 "priority" coverage journals. Also, includes full text for over 540 books and monographs, and full text for over 6,700 conference papers.
    • SPORTDiscus with Full Text
      With full-text coverage dating back to 1985, SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the definitive research tool for all areas of sports & sports medicine literature. It includes books, conference proceedings, magazines, and more than 530 journals.
    • Springer Medicine e-Book Collection
      Includes all English Medicine Collection titles published by Springer between 2005 - 2010.
    • Teacher Reference Center
      Provides coverage on topics such as assessment, best practices, continuing education, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, elementary education, higher education, instructional media, language arts, literacy standards, school administration, science & mathematics, teacher education.
    • Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy
      The definitive streaming video collection of the latest in research and best practice methods in counseling, mental health, and psychology. It features world-renowned researchers and clinicians and will provide the most up-to-date content in counseling and psychology with a focus on studies, trends, techniques, and outcomes all added to the collection the same year they are filmed.
    • Wall Street Journal
      1984 - Present.
    • Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600 – 2000: Scholar’s Edition
      Includes 108 document projects and archives with almost 4,300 documents and more than 150,000 pages of additional full-text documents, written by more than 2,200 primary authors. It also includes book, film, and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools.
    • WorldCat
      A catalog of materials available in libraries worldwide.
    • WorldCatDissertations
      A database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat.
    • Academic Search Complete
      Designed for academic institutions, this database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. The level and range of content included in this resource fully supports scholarly research in the key areas of study by providing peer-reviewed journals, full text periodicals, reports, books, and much more.
    • Black Thought and Culture
      Contains 1,297 sources with 1,098 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans. Particular care has been taken to index this material so that it can be searched more thoroughly than ever before. Where possible the complete published non-fiction works are included, as well as interviews, journal articles, speeches, essays, pamphlets and letters.
    • Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers
      Search America's historic newspaper pages from 1836 - 1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690 - Present.
    • ClasePeriodica
      Clase indexes documents published in Latin American and Caribbean journals specializing in social sciences and humanities. Periodica covers journals specializing in science and technology.
    • Classical Music in Video
      Contains 1,000 hours of classical music performances and masterclasses. Offers performances of all forms of classical music, including major orchestral works by leading orchestras, plus chamber music, oratorio, and solo performances, along with interviews with master teachers from around the world.
    • Digital Commons Online Journals
      Brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
    • EBL eBooks
      A collection of over 29,000 academic oriented electronic books; including humanities and social science titles. Users may view content online, download it, or print it.
    • E-journals from EBSCO
      Full-text coverage of over 50 subscription journals in areas of education, sociology, psychology, history, theology, music, literature, and physical education. Access to over 9,000 full-text open access journals.
    • JSTOR
      Full-text access to journals in history, political science and sociology with a gateway to the multidisciplinary open access journals.
    • Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts
      Indexes more than 700 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage back to mid 1960s.
    • Luther’s Works on CD-ROM
      Available on a dedicated computer at the library. Electronic version of the entire 55-volume set of Luther’s Works published jointly by Forest Press and Concordia Publishing House in 1957. Also includes the KJV Bible and The Book of Concord.
    • MasterFILE Premier
      A multidisciplinary database providing full text information covering virtually every subject area dating as far back as 1975. Sources include 500 reference books, over 164,000 primary source documents, and an image collection of over 460,000 photos, maps, and flags.
    • Media Education Foundation
      A web-based digital video delivery service that allows colleges and universities to stream titles from the Media Education Foundation. Collections include gender studies, race studies, media studies & communication, debt & consumerism, and politics & current issues.
    • MLA International Bibliography
      The primary database for literature, language, linguistics, and folklore from the Modern Language Association. Its coverage begins in 1926.
    • Naxos Jazz
      Contains close to 7,000 CDs. New albums are added weekly.
    • Naxos Music Library
      Offers a wide range of standard and specialist repertoire. Contains more than 85,000 CDs, over 1,200,000 tracks of music; 500 CDs are added every month. Includes opera synopses and libretti, composer and artist biographies and other essential information.
    • Oxford Art Online
      The gateway to Grove Art Online, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics. The Grove Art Online includes the entire text of The Dictionary of Art.
    • Oxford Music Online
      The gateway to Grove Music Online, The Oxford Companion to Music, and The Oxford Dictionary of Music. The Grove Music Online includes the full-text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz.
    • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text
      The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. Includes nearly 3 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over 1 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
    • Public Knowledge Project
      Full-text coverage of over 7,000 journals.
    • WorldCat
      A catalog of materials available in libraries worldwide.
    • WorldCatDissertations
      A database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat.
    • Academic Search Complete
      Designed for academic institutions, this database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. The level and range of content included in this resource fully supports scholarly research in the key areas of study by providing peer-reviewed journals, full text periodicals, reports, books, and much more.
    • Business Source Elite
      Full-text for over 1,100 journals covering business, management, economics, finance, banking, accounting, and much more.
    • D&B Key Business Ratios
      Covers all essential areas of business performance relating to both public and private companies; arranged by Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) code.
    • Digital Commons Online Journals
      Brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
    • EBL eBooks
      A collection of over 29,000 academic oriented electronic books; including humanities and social science titles. Users may view content online, download it, or print it.
    • JSTOR
      Full-text access to journals in history, political science and sociology with a gateway to the multidisciplinary open access journals.
    • LexisNexis
      Business, Legal, Medical, News, & Reference databases.
    • MasterFILE Premier
      A multidisciplinary database providing full text information covering virtually every subject area dating as far back as 1975. Sources include 500 reference books, over 164,000 primary source documents, and an image collection of over 460,000 photos, maps, and flags.
    • Media Education Foundation
      A web-based digital video delivery service that allows colleges and universities to stream titles from the Media Education Foundation. Collections include gender studies, race studies, media studies & communication, debt & consumerism, and politics & current issues.
    • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text
      The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. Includes nearly 3 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over 1 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
    • Public Knowledge Project
      Full-text coverage of over 7,000 journals.
    • Regional Business News
      Full-text coverage of nearly 100 business publications, on a regional level, for the United States and Canadian provinces.
    • Wall Street Journal
      1984 - Present.
    • WorldCat
      A catalog of materials available in libraries worldwide.
    • Academic Search Complete
      Designed for academic institutions, this database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. The level and range of content included in this resource fully supports scholarly research in the key areas of study by providing peer-reviewed journals, full text periodicals, reports, books, and much more.
    • AgeLine
      As a premier source for social gerontology literature, this database includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics and public policy, addressing topics from individual, national and global perspectives.
    • Behavior Therapy
      A quarterly international journal devoted to the application of the behavioral and cognitive sciences to the conceptualization, assessment, and treatment of psychopathology and related clinical problems. It is intended for mental health professionals and students from all related disciplines. 2012 - Present.
    • Black Thought and Culture
      Contains 1,297 sources with 1,098 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans. Particular care has been taken to index this material so that it can be searched more thoroughly than ever before. Where possible the complete published non-fiction works are included, as well as interviews, journal articles, speeches, essays, pamphlets and letters.
    • Cabell’s Directories of Publishing Opportunities - Education
      Contains a wealth of information designed to help academics match their manuscripts with the scholarly journals which are most likely to publish those manuscripts. It is a vital resource for increasing the publishing effectiveness of professors, graduate students, and researchers.
    • Chronicle of Higher Education
      The number one source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators.
    • College of 2020: Students
      This report from Chronicle Research Services is based on reviews of research and data on trends in higher education, interviews with experts who are shaping the future of colleges, and the results of a poll of members of a Chronicle Research Services panel of admissions officials.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 1
      Contains more than 400 hours of training videos, reenactments, and footage of actual therapy sessions conducted by renowned counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers. Spanning dozens of therapeutic methods, diagnoses, and cultural groups, this collection is essential for counseling and therapy programs.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 2
      The second volume will grow to include more than 300 additional hours of training videos, reenactments, and footage of therapy sessions and moves into emerging areas such as neuroscience, evidence based treatment, narrative therapy, social construction, and art therapy. More international content is included as well as an emphasis on contemporary topics.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 3
      Presents a firm grounding in the theoretical modalities of counseling and psychotherapy, while expanding into new and emerging areas such as social media, veterans, cyber-bullying, mindfulness, and neuroscience. The films emphasize the evolution of the field, juxtaposing the history of counseling and psychotherapy with future directions by examining new techniques and methods.
    • Digital Commons Online Journals
      Brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
    • Early Childhood Research Quarterly
      Publishes predominantly empirical research on issues of interest to early childhood development, theory, and educational practice. Offers practitioner and/or policy perspectives, book reviews, and significant reviews of research. 2012 - Present.
    • EBL eBooks
      A collection of over 29,000 academic oriented electronic books; including humanities and social science titles. Users may view content online, download it, or print it.
    • Education in Video
      The first online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Upon completion, the collection will contain more than 3,000 video titles totaling 1,300 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.
    • Education Week and Teacher Magazine
      All current articles, including exclusive Web Extras as well as more than 25 years of archived material.
    • E-journals from EBSCO
      Full-text coverage of over 50 subscription journals in areas of education, sociology, psychology, history, theology, music, literature, and physical education. Access to over 9,000 full-text open access journals.
    • ERIC
      Journal articles and documents on education topics. The U.S. Department of Education - ERIC Division which produces the ERIC database has temporarily disabled the full text feature for certain documents published before 2005.
    • JSTOR
      Full-text access to journals in history, political science and sociology with a gateway to the multidisciplinary open access journals.
    • Luther’s Works on CD-ROM
      Available on a dedicated computer at the library. Electronic version of the entire 55-volume set of Luther’s Works published jointly by Forest Press and Concordia Publishing House in 1957. Also includes the KJV Bible and The Book of Concord.
    • MasterFILE Premier
      A multidisciplinary database providing full text information covering virtually every subject area dating as far back as 1975. Sources include 500 reference books, over 164,000 primary source documents, and an image collection of over 460,000 photos, maps, and flags.
    • Media Education Foundation
      A web-based digital video delivery service that allows colleges and universities to stream titles from the Media Education Foundation. Collections include gender studies, race studies, media studies & communication, debt & consumerism, and politics & current issues.
    • Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
      Contains the text of the first through the present Mental Measurements Yearbooks with biannual updates. Provides up-to-date descriptive information on currently available, English language tests.
    • Professional Development Collection
      Designed for professional educators, a highly specialized collection of more than 550 education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles and contains more than 200 educational reports.
    • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text
      The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. Includes nearly 3 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over 1 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
    • PsycARTICLES
      Full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. More than 164,000 articles from 80 journals - many published by the American Psychological Association. Coverage spans 1894 - Present.
    • PsycINFO
      More than 3.3 million citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1600s. 97 percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed. Journal coverage, which spans 1887 to present, includes international material selected from nearly 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages.
    • Public Knowledge Project
      Full-text coverage of over 7,000 journals.
    • Searchasaurus
      An elementary and middle school database covering a wide range of topics, encouraging younger students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies.
    • Teacher Reference Center
      Provides coverage on topics such as assessment, best practices, continuing education, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, elementary education, higher education, instructional media, language arts, literacy standards, school administration, science & mathematics, teacher education.
    • Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy
      The definitive streaming video collection of the latest in research and best practice methods in counseling, mental health, and psychology. It features world-renowned researchers and clinicians and will provide the most up-to-date content in counseling and psychology with a focus on studies, trends, techniques, and outcomes all added to the collection the same year they are filmed.
    • WorldCat
      A catalog of materials available in libraries worldwide.
    • WorldCatDissertations
      A database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat.
    • Academic Search Complete
      Designed for academic institutions, this database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. The level and range of content included in this resource fully supports scholarly research in the key areas of study by providing peer-reviewed journals, full text periodicals, reports, books, and much more.
    • AgeLine
      As a premier source for social gerontology literature, this database includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics and public policy, addressing topics from individual, national and global perspectives.
    • AHFS Consumer Medication Information
      Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists—long recognized as an authority on educating patients about drug use and safety: a trusted source for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish and includes “How To” monographs for administering different types of medications.
    • Black Thought and Culture
      Contains 1,297 sources with 1,098 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans. Particular care has been taken to index this material so that it can be searched more thoroughly than ever before. Where possible the complete published non-fiction works are included, as well as interviews, journal articles, speeches, essays, pamphlets and letters.
    • CINAHL Complete
      This is the definitive research tool for nursing and allied health professionals; covering more than fifty nursing specialties such as speech language pathology, nutrition, and general health and medicine. Users get fast and easy access to top nursing and allied health journals, evidence-based care sheets and quick lessons.
    • ClasePeriodica
      Clase indexes documents published in Latin American and Caribbean journals specializing in social sciences and humanities. Periodica covers journals specializing in science and technology.
    • Consumer Health Complete
      A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content relating to all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine.
    • Digital Commons Online Journals
      Brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
    • EBL eBooks
      A collection of over 29,000 academic oriented electronic books; including humanities and social science titles. Users may view content online, download it, or print it.
    • GreenFILE
      Focuses on the relationship between human beings and the environment, with information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond. Contains nearly 300,000 records with full-text access to more than 4,600 records from open access journals, government documents, and reports.
    • Health Source: Consumer Edition
      Information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Full-text for over 80 magazines and nearly 130 health reference books.
    • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
      Nearly 550 scholarly full-text journals, abstracts and indexing for 850 journals.
    • Illinois Digital Sanborn Maps
      A valuable historical tool for urban specialists, historians, architects, geographers, genealogists, planners, environmentalists and anyone who wants to learn about the history, growth, and development of Illinois cities, towns, and neighborhoods.
    • Journals in Chemistry
      Full-text coverage of over 600 journals in chemistry.
    • JSTOR
      Full-text access to journals in history, political science and sociology with a gateway to the multidisciplinary open access journals.
    • MasterFILE Premier
      A multidisciplinary database providing full text information covering virtually every subject area dating as far back as 1975. Sources include 500 reference books, over 164,000 primary source documents, and an image collection of over 460,000 photos, maps, and flags.
    • Medical eBooks
      Digital content of over 300 medical books.
    • Medical Journals
      Full-text coverage of over 3,000 medical journals.
    • Medline
      A medical sciences database.
    • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text
      The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. Includes nearly 3 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over 1 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
    • Public Knowledge Project
      Full-text coverage of over 7,000 journals.
    • Sage Journals Deep Backfile
      A collection of 376 full-text journals, covering health sciences, life & biomedical sciences, material science & engineering, as well as social sciences & humanities. Deep backfile is defined as the content of a journal from issue 1, volume 1, through the last issue of 1998.
    • Sage Knowledge
      A collection of over 60 reference books in the social sciences and science, technology, medicine published between 2003 and 2008. To retrieve the library’s full text subscription, select the “Available to Me” button on the right column.
    • SPORTDiscus with Full Text
      With full-text coverage dating back to 1985, SPORTDiscus with Full Text is the definitive research tool for all areas of sports & sports medicine literature. It includes books, conference proceedings, magazines, and more than 530 journals.
    • Springer Medicine e-Book Collection
      Includes all English Medicine Collection titles published by Springer between 2005 - 2010.
    • WorldCat
      A catalog of materials available in libraries worldwide.
    • WorldCatDissertations
      A database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat.
    • Academic Search Complete
      Designed for academic institutions, this database provides complete coverage of multidisciplinary academic journals. The level and range of content included in this resource fully supports scholarly research in the key areas of study by providing peer-reviewed journals, full text periodicals, reports, books, and much more.
    • AgeLine
      As a premier source for social gerontology literature, this database includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics and public policy, addressing topics from individual, national and global perspectives.
    • Black Thought and Culture
      Contains 1,297 sources with 1,098 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans. Particular care has been taken to index this material so that it can be searched more thoroughly than ever before. Where possible the complete published non-fiction works are included, as well as interviews, journal articles, speeches, essays, pamphlets and letters.
    • ClasePeriodica
      Clase indexes documents published in Latin American and Caribbean journals specializing in social sciences and humanities. Periodica covers journals specializing in science and technology.
    • Communication & Mass Media Complete
      Incorporates CommSearch and Mass Media Articles Index along with numerous other journals to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth in the communication and mass media fields.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 1
      Contains more than 400 hours of training videos, reenactments, and footage of actual therapy sessions conducted by renowned counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers. Spanning dozens of therapeutic methods, diagnoses, and cultural groups, this collection is essential for counseling and therapy programs.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 2
      The second volume will grow to include more than 300 additional hours of training videos, reenactments, and footage of therapy sessions and moves into emerging areas such as neuroscience, evidence based treatment, narrative therapy, social construction, and art therapy. More international content is included as well as an emphasis on contemporary topics.
    • Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume 3
      Presents a firm grounding in the theoretical modalities of counseling and psychotherapy, while expanding into new and emerging areas such as social media, veterans, cyber-bullying, mindfulness, and neuroscience. The films emphasize the evolution of the field, juxtaposing the history of counseling and psychotherapy with future directions by examining new techniques and methods.
    • Digital Commons Online Journals
      Brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
    • EBL eBooks
      A collection of over 29,000 academic oriented electronic books; including humanities and social science titles. Users may view content online, download it, or print it.
    • E-journals from EBSCO
      Full-text coverage of over 50 subscription journals in areas of education, sociology, psychology, history, theology, music, literature, and physical education. Access to over 9,000 full-text open access journals.
    • ERIC
      Journal articles and documents on education topics. The U.S. Department of Education - ERIC Division which produces the ERIC database has temporarily disabled the full text feature for certain documents published before 2005.
    • European Views of the Americas: 1493 - 1750
      This comprehensive bibliographic database contains more than 32,000 entries. 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.
    • HighWire Press
      Full-text coverage of over 300 peer-reviewed science journals and other scholarly content.
    • JSTOR
      Full-text access to journals in history, political science and sociology with a gateway to the multidisciplinary open access journals.
    • MasterFILE Premier
      A multidisciplinary database providing full text information covering virtually every subject area dating as far back as 1975. Sources include 500 reference books, over 164,000 primary source documents, and an image collection of over 460,000 photos, maps, and flags.
    • Media Education Foundation
      A web-based digital video delivery service that allows colleges and universities to stream titles from the Media Education Foundation. Collections include gender studies, race studies, media studies & communication, debt & consumerism, and politics & current issues.
    • Open Knowledge Repository
      Digital content of over 1,000 books in sociology, geography, environmental studies, and economics.
    • Professional Development Collection
      Designed for professional educators, a highly specialized collection of more than 550 education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles and contains more than 200 educational reports.
    • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text
      The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress. Includes nearly 3 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over 1 million full-text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
    • Public Knowledge Project
      Full-text coverage of over 7,000 journals.
    • Sage Journals Deep Backfile
      A collection of 376 full-text journals, covering health sciences, life & biomedical sciences, material science & engineering, as well as social sciences & humanities. Deep backfile is defined as the content of a journal from issue 1, volume 1, through the last issue of 1998.
    • Sage Knowledge
      A collection of over 60 reference books in the social sciences and science, technology, medicine published between 2003 and 2008. To retrieve the library’s full text subscription, select the “Available to Me” button on the right column.
    • SocINDEX with Full Text
      Features more than 1,600,000 records with subject headings from a 15,600 term sociological thesaurus designed by subject experts and expert lexicographers. Contains full text for 1,300 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895, and 450 "priority" coverage journals. Also, includes full text for over 540 books and monographs, and full text for over 6,700 conference papers.
    • Teacher Reference Center
      Provides coverage on topics such as assessment, best practices, continuing education, current pedagogical research, curriculum development, elementary education, higher education, instructional media, language arts, literacy standards, school administration, science & mathematics, teacher education.
    • Video Journal of Counseling and Therapy
      The definitive streaming video collection of the latest in research and best practice methods in counseling, mental health, and psychology. It features world-renowned researchers and clinicians and will provide the most up-to-date content in counseling and psychology with a focus on studies, trends, techniques, and outcomes all added to the collection the same year they are filmed.
    • Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600 – 2000: Scholar’s Edition
      Includes 108 document projects and archives with almost 4,300 documents and more than 150,000 pages of additional full-text documents, written by more than 2,200 primary authors. It also includes book, film, and website reviews, notes from the archives, and teaching tools.
    • WorldCat
      A catalog of materials available in libraries worldwide.
    • WorldCatDissertations
      A database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat.

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