Resources

  • A-Z Maps Online
    The world’s largest subscription-based database of proprietary, royalty-free world, continent, country, and state maps. Included in the 4,000+ maps are: political maps, physical maps, outline maps, population maps, precipitation maps, climate maps, and other thematic maps. New maps are added to the collection every month.

  • ABI/Inform
    Full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals

  • Academic OneFile (Gale)
    Scholarly, peer-reviewed articles in many subjects.

  • Academic OneFile Select (Gale)
    A multidisciplinary database featuring scholarly articles, trade and popular news features.

  • Academic Search Ultimate
    Developed to meet the increasing demands of scholarly research, Academic Search Ultimate offers students an unprecedented collection of peer-reviewed, full-text journals, including many journals indexed in leading citation indexes.

  • Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection
    Scholarly journals for Accounting.

  • ACM Digital Library
    A vast collection of citations and full text from the Association for Computing Machinery. Includes journals, newsletter articles and conference proceedings.

  • Ageline
    Provides access to literature on gerontology and aging in the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics and public policy.

  • America: History & Life
    Complete bibliographic reference to the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.

  • American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals: Series 1, 1691-1820
    More than 500 Colonial America and American magazines and journals from 1691 through 1820 covering a broad base of topics and geographical areas. Pulled from the American Antiquarian Society collection, almost every 17th and 18th-century American title is represented in addition to the majority of works published before 1821.

  • American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals: Series 2, 1821-1837
    Colonial America and American magazines and journals from 1821 through 1837.

  • American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals: Series 3, 1838-1852
    Series 3 presents over 1,700 titles dating from 1838 through 1852. The themes presented in Series 3 reveal a rapidly growing young nation, where industrialization, the railroads, regional political differences, and life on the western frontier were daily realities. Subjects covered in the collection reach into every facet of American life, including science, literature, medicine, agriculture, women’s fashion, family life, and religion.

  • American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals: Series 4, 1853-1865
    Series 4 presents over 1,100 titles dating from 1853 through 1865. While the Civil War is a focal point of the collection, we also find a diverse record of the continuance of daily life for many Americans—both leading up to and during the war. News from the battlefront can be found, in addition to the usual breadth of subject matter found in previous collections that include science, literature, medicine, agriculture, women’s fashion, family life, and religion.

  • American Antiquarian Society (AAS) Historical Periodicals: Series 5, 1866-1912
    Series 5 presents over 2,500 titles dating from 1866 through 1877. The themes presented in Series 5 reflect a nation that persevered through a most difficult set of circumstances: a bloody civil war that claimed hundreds of thousands of lives; the incorporation of the recently-freed African Americans into American life; a population that rapidly expanded into the Western territories. Broad subject areas covered in the collection reach into every facet of American life, including science, literature, medicine, agriculture, women’s fashion, family life, and religion.

  • American Civil War: Letters and Diaries
    Primary source material containing 2,009 authors and approximately 100,000 pages of diaries, letters and memoirs.

  • Ancestry Library Edition
    This genealogy database covers the United States and the United Kingdom. It includes census, vital, church, court, and immigration records.

  • Applied Science & Technology Source
    Abstracting, indexing and some full text for academic journals, professional publications, and other reference sources in computer science. Subject areas include engineering disciplines, computer theory & systems, new technologies, and social & professional context.

  • Art Museum Image Gallery
    Over 160,000 high quality art images and related multimedia gathered from the collections of distinguished art museums around the world. Includes curatorial text, provenance data, and multiple views for many works.

  • Avery Index To Architectural Periodicals
    Comprehensive American guide to the current literature of architecture and design.

  • Biography In Context
    Provides biographical information on more than 500,000 individuals across disciplines and subject areas. Authoritative entries also include interactive video and audio resources and links to vetted web sites for additional information. Content can be searched by name, occupation, nationality and date and even to determine the connections between individuals.

  • Biological Abstracts/BIOSIS
    A complete collection of bibliographic references covering life science and biomedical research literature published from more than 4,000 journals internationally. This database provides users with easy access to the latest information in virtually every life science discipline. Fitchburg State Coverage is 1955 to the present and most of the records include informative abstracts written by the author. It is produced by Thomson Scientific.

  • BioMed Central
    Contains over 220 relevant full text journals in Biology, Medicine and Technology.

  • Biomedical Reference Collection: Basic
    Full text journals in a variety of areas pertaining to medical study.

  • BioOne
    Provides indexing, abstracts, and full-text articles from 100+ journals in biology. Searching is available by individual journal, by article title, by author, and by keyword.

  • Black Thought and Culture
    Contains 1,303 sources with 1,210 authors, covering the non-fiction published works of leading African Americans.

  • Book Review Index (Gale Literature)
    A comprehensive online guide to book reviews that includes more than five million review citations from thousands of publications, with linking to more than 630,000 full-text reviews.

  • Boston Globe
    Available 1980-Present

  • British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries
    Primary source materials including the immediate experiences of approximately 500 women, as revealed in over 100,000 pages of diaries and letters.

  • Business (Gale OneFile)
    Access business and trade journals, newspapers and company directory profiles with full text and images.

  • Business Insights: Essentials
    Combines all of the content formerly found in Business & Company Resource Center. Offers dynamic, accurate, and up-to-date topical business information and company and industry intelligence on thousands of global companies.

  • Business Market Research Collection
    Market Research and data

  • Business Source Premier
    Full text coverage in all disciplines of business research.

  • Cambridge University Press: Open Access
    Open access journals, articles and more from Cambridge University Press. To limit your results to items with free access, you can click on the "Only show content I have access to link" under the search box before you begin or in the left-hand column after you have a list of results.

  • Canadian Business & Current Affairs
    Canadian Business and Consumer Affairs

  • Canadian Newsstand Complete
    Canadian Newspapers

  • CINAHL Complete
    Comprehensive source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1300 journals indexed in CINAHL.

  • Cochrane Collection Plus
    Collection of health care data for providers, patients and those responsible for researching, teaching, funding and administrating in medical professions.

  • Columbia International Affairs Online
    Comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs.

  • Communication Source
    Access to full text, abstracting and indexing to core journals covering research in mass media, communications theory, linguistics, organizational communication, phonetics and speech pathology.

  • Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume V, The Symptom Media Collection
    Counseling and Therapy in Video provides faculty and students with a first-hand look at the realities of working with clients and the challenges associated with putting theoretical concepts into practice. These collections provide a thorough grounding in dozens of therapeutic methods and diagnoses, insight into the human condition, and training in skills such as reflection and empathy while working with specific populations such as veterans and teens.

  • CQ Magazine
    Weekly up-to-date nonpartisan reports and analysis on activities of the United States Congress.

  • CQ Researcher
    In-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy.

  • Credo Reference
    An easy-to-use database providing dictionary and encyclopedia entries on subjects in all academic disciplines; a scholarly alternative to Wikipedia

  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text
    Access to full text, abstracting and indexing of over 270 core journals covering research areas in international criminal justice and criminology such as criminal law, corrections, policing & investigation and forensic science.

  • Daily Life Through History
    A searchable website that spotlights the day-to-day lives of average people, past and present. A virtual library of thousands of sources: award-winning reference works, primary documents, illustrations, maps. This is not a journal database but does provide full-text essays. Users can browse by subject, time period, region, or title. Also available is a Teacher Resources section featuring lesson plans and curriculum correlations.

  • Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
    Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals in all subjects and languages.

  • eBook Academic Collection (EBSCOhost)
    This growing subscription package contains a large selection of multidisciplinary e-books representing a broad range of academic subjects. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that students and scholars will have access to information relevant to their research needs.

    Offering more than 180,000 e-books, this collection includes titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, MIT Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, McGill-Queen's University Press, Harvard University Press and many others. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier, Ashgate Publishing, Taylor & Francis, Sage Publications and John Wiley & Sons.

  • Ebook Central (Proquest)
    A collection of E-Books. You can either search or browse by subject.
    Note: Formerly known as eBrary E-Books. To download a full book you must create a free account.

  • eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
    This is a multi-disciplinary collection which allows you to search and view the full text of its eBooks. Read an eBook instantly with your web based reader or download eBooks to your portable device.

  • EBSCOhost Package
    Links to all of the library's database subscriptions provided by EBSCOhost.

  • EDGAR
    The Electronic Data Gathering, Analysis, and Retrieval system, performs automated collection, validation, indexing, acceptance, and forwarding of submissions by companies and others who are required by law to file forms with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

  • Education Source
    Large comprehensive source for full-text and bibliographic material covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education.

  • Educator's Reference Complete (Gale OneFile)
    A selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.

  • Encyclopaedia Britannica
    The online edition of the oldest English-language general encyclopaedia.

  • Energy & Power Source
    Energy & Power Source is the premier full-text database of energy and power industry-related content. It provides top journals and magazines focused on petroleum, natural gas, electric power, coal, nuclear power and renewable energy. It also features benchmarks and best practices from top industry players worldwide.

  • Engineering Source
    Engineering Source is the premier database for professionals and researchers across all engineering disciplines, including biomedical, civil, electrical, mechanical, environmental and software. It includes hundreds of full-text engineering journals, magazines and trade publications, plus books, conference papers and more.

  • Entrepreneurship (Gale Business)
    This is a comprehensive database that covers all aspects of starting and operating a business, including accounting, finance, human resources, management, marketing, tax, and more. It combines authoritative periodical and reference content to support prospective and current entrepreneurs as well as business students. Experience an easy-to-browse interface mapped to four key stages—plan, fund, start, and manage—to fit your research needs at any point in your business's development.

  • Environment Complete
    Environment Complete is a leading full-text database for environmental studies. It provides hundreds of top environment journals and monographs covering agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, public policy, sustainability and other related subjects. It also includes millions of records and an environmental thesaurus.

  • Environmental Studies (Gale in Context)
    Gale In Context: Environmental Studies focuses on the physical and social aspects of environmental issues. Topic, organization, state and province portals form research centers around issues covering earth systems, global change, land and water use, populations, legislation, and more. Portal overviews provide essential information, supplemented by academic journals, news, case studies, conferences, statistics, and rich multimedia.

  • Environmental Studies and Policy Collection
    Scholarly journals, magazines, and other reference sources covering environmental issues and policies.

  • ERIC (EBSCOhost version)
    ERIC, the Education Resources Information Center, is a national information system supported by the U.S. Department of Education, the National Library of Education, and the Office of Educational Research and Improvement. It provides access to full text, references, citations and abstracts from over 1,000 educational and education-related journals the majority of which are peer-reviewed. In addition to the journal literature, ERIC indexes education-related materials from a variety of sources, including scholarly organizations, professional associations, research centers, policy organizations, university presses, the U.S. Department of Education and other federal agencies, and state and local agencies. Individual contributors submit conference papers, research papers, dissertations, and theses. Many of these ERIC documents provide access to full text as well.

  • ERIC (Free web version)
    The Education Resources Information Center website is an internet-based digital library of education research and information sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education with some full text. For access to more of the full text content use the ERIC (EBSCOhost version).

  • European Views of the Americas: 1493 To 1750
    This database provides citations for European printed works written about the Americas before 1750 and provides researchers with the libraries that hold the original documents.

  • Film & Television Literature Index with Full Text
    Film & television theory, preservation & restoration, screenwriting, production, cinematography, technical aspects, and reviews.

  • Films on Demand (licensed titles only)

  • Findlaw
    Legal Web site, providing the most comprehensive set of legal resources on the Internet for legal professionals, corporate counsel, law students, businesses, and consumers.

  • Fine Arts and Music Collection
    Resources for drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

  • Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
    This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

  • Gale/Infotrac
    Links to all of the library's database subscriptions provided by Gale/Infotrac.

  • General OneFile (Gale)
    News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics.

  • GeoRef
    A comprehensive geoscience resource.

  • Global Issues In Context
    Provides access to sources for analysis of current events, issues of international importance, and detailed information about nations. Each entry pulls together source material to analyze social, political, military, economic, health and cultural issues and includes access to newspapers and periodicals, web sites, and multimedia features.

  • Google Books
    Search the full text of books to find ones that interest you; learn where to buy or borrow them.

  • Google Scholar
    A search engine for scholarly literature. Searches across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. For info on how to use Google Scholar to find articles available at Fitchburg State see https://fitchburgstate.libguides.com/c.php?g=556392&p=3825507

  • GPO Access/FedSys
    U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments.

  • GreenFILE
    Covers all aspects of human impact to the environment. Scholarly, government and general-interest titles include content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as full text for more than 4,700 records.

  • Health and Medicine (Gale OneFile)
    Full text of nursing and allied health journals.

  • Health And Wellness Resource Center
    A great resource to begin your research into health issues, this database provides access to full-text medical journals, magazines, newspapers, reference works and multimedia tools to provide medical information. Now includes Alternative Health.

  • Health Source: Consumer Edition
    Authoritative information on health-related questions

  • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
    Scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines.

  • HeinOnline Academic
    HeinOnline Academic includes more than 100 million pages of multidisciplinary content in more than 100 subject areas, including history, political science, criminal justice, religious studies, international relations, women’s studies, pre-law, and many more. With more historical content than any other database, HeinOnline provides access to 300+ years of information on political development and the complete history of the creation of government and legal systems around the world. Among the many databases included, HeinOnline’s journal collection features nearly 2,800 periodicals relating to a variety of subject areas, with all coverage dating from inception to the most currently published issues in most cases.

  • HeritageQuest Online
    HeritageQuest Online provides access to more than 4.4 billion historical and genealogical records. This essential collection of sources has coverage dating back to the 1700s and can help people both find their ancestors and discover a place's past.

  • Historical Abstracts
    Bibliographic database for historical coverage of the world from 1450 to the present (excluding the United States and Canada).

  • Hoover's Company Profiles
    Information about more than 40,000 public and non-public companies and 225,000 key executives.

  • International Financial Statistics
    The standard source of international statistics on all aspects of international and domestic finance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). (Note: Microsoft Silverlight is required to view the data. )

  • International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center
    International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center is the definitive intelligence database for security and threat analysis. Essential for security analysts and researchers, it provides full-text articles, news feeds, reports, books and summaries covering regional conflict, terrorism, domestic security and risk management options.

  • Issues And Controversies
    Up-to-date, in-depth and objective information on the most prominent and hotly debated issues of the day.

  • JSTOR Arts & Sciences, JSTOR Life Sciences, and JSTOR eBooks
    An advanced, multidisciplinary database featuring secondary resources in history, scholarly articles, over 57,000 eBooks and other resources spanning the humanities and sciences.

  • JSTOR - Public Health Journals
    To help support the JSTOR community during this challenging time, we and our participating publishers have made 26 newly released Public Health journals available for free access through Dec. 31, 2020.

    Topics addressed include Epidemiology, Health Policy and Administration, Occupational and Environmental Health, Health Equity and the Culture of Health, Aging, Bioethics, and Health Promotion.

  • Kanopy
    Access to streaming films and documentaries across a wide range of disciplines and subject areas.

  • Lantern
    An Open Access collection of digitized books and magazines from the histories of film, broadcasting, and recorded sound.

  • Legal Information Reference Center
    Legal Information Reference Center is an online database designed to assist the general public in legal matters of all kinds. It includes exclusive full text for many top consumer legal reference books, as well as thousands of legal forms.

  • LEXIS-NEXIS Academic (Now called Nexis Uni)
    Full-text documents from over 5,600 news, business, legal (including cases and legislation), medical, and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options.

  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
    Indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings.

  • Literary Reference Center
    Literary Reference Center is a rich full-text literary database covering all genres and timeframes. It includes thousands of synopses, critical essays, book reviews, literary journals and author biographies, plus full-text classic novels, short stories and poems.

  • Literary Reference eBook Collection
    This eBook reference collection offers a rich selection of eBook titles covering a broad range of literary-related subjects. Selections include literary criticism, study guides, and classics such as Emma, Dracula, and Frankenstein.

  • Literature Criticism Online: Children's Literature Review
    Literature Criticism Online: Children's Literature Review covers more than 750 authors and includes numerous entries focusing on individual titles and topics in children’s and young adult literature, including picture books, folklore and graphic novels.

  • Literature Resource Center
    Current, comprehensive, and reliable online resource for research on literary topics, authors, and their works. Contains online Dictionary of Literary Biography.

  • Manuscript Women's Letters and Diaries
    Primary sources from from the American Antiquarian Society 1750-1950

  • MAS Ultra -School Edition
    Comprehensive database, designed specifically for high school libraries, contains full text for more than 700 popular, high school magazines.

  • Massachusetts Community Health Information Profile
    Community-level data to assess health needs, monitor health status indicators, and evaluate health programs.

  • MasterFILE Premier
    Full text for more than 1,700 general periodicals covering a broad range of disciplines.

  • MathSciNet
    An 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. Continuing in the tradition of the paper publication, Mathematical Reviews (MR), which was first published in 1940, expert reviewers are selected by a staff of professional mathematicians to write reviews of the current published literature; over 40,000 reviews are added to the database each year. Extending the MR tradition, MathSciNet contains over 2 million items and over 1 million direct links to original articles. Bibliographic data from retrodigitized articles dates back to the early 1800s. This web of citations allows users to track the history and influence of research publications in the mathematical sciences.

  • MEDLINE
    Authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and more.

  • Medlineplus Health Information
    Authoritative information from National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations.

  • Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
    Descriptions and critical reviews of commercially available English language tests, including a comprehensive bibliography of all known commercially available tests that are currently in print.

  • Military & Government Collection
    Current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

  • MLA International Bibliography
    Bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations dating back to the 1920's containing over 2.3 million citations (some with full text) from more than 4,400 journals and 1,000 book publishers. Primarily oriented toward the Humanities.

  • Music & Performing Arts
    Combines audio and video that spans all time periods, hundreds of thousands of seminal artists, composers, choreographers, and ensembles to provide an unparalleled learning environment for the teaching of music.

  • Music Online: Listening
    Music Online: Listening is a multidisciplinary collection of audiovisual content that touches on the curriculum needs of virtually every department. Music Online: Listening allows students and researchers alike to analyze unique and valuable content from over 500 producers and distributors around the world. A continuously expanding collection of hundreds of thousands of tracks of streaming music. Users may browse, search and listen remotely. Music Online: Listening contains the following modules: Classical Music Library, Jazz Music Library, Contemporary World Music, Smithsonian Global Sound, American Music, and Popular Music.

  • NCJRS (National Criminal Justice Reference Service)
    Website of the U.S. Department of Justice's National Criminal Justice Reference Service, an information clearinghouse for people around the U.S. and the world involved with research, policy, and practice related to criminal and juvenile justice, and drug control.

  • New York Times
    2004-Present. Search the New York Times from 1851- 2004 using ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times‎ (1851 - 2012)

  • News & Periodical Resources on the Web
    From the Library of Congress, here is a useful directory of newspapers available online.

  • News (Gale OneFile)
    This innovative full-text newspaper resource allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, author, newspaper section, or other fields. Provides access to more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts.

  • Newspaper Source
    Selected full text for regional, national (U.S.) and international newspapers; full text television & radio news transcripts.

  • Nexis Uni
    Nexis Uni™, the new interface for Lexis/Nexis, features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis—including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790—with an intuitive interface that offers quick discovery across all content types, personalization features such as Alerts and saved searches and a collaborative workspace with shared folders and annotated documents.

  • NIAA Alcohol
    National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) portal to support researchers and practitioners searching for information related to alcohol research.

  • North American Immigrant Letters, Diaries and Oral Histories
    Primary sources material including 2,162 authors and approximately 100,000 pages of information on American and Canadian immigrants between 1800 and 1950.

  • North American Women's Letters and Diaries
    Primary sources material including immediate experiences of 1,325 women and 150,000 pages of diaries and letters.

  • Nursing & Allied Health (Gale OneFile)
    Provides access to academic journals and other reference content covering all aspects of the nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration. The database offers current and authoritative content for professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.

  • Nursing Resource Center
    Designed for nursing students, the Nursing Resource Center brings together in an easy-to-use interface disease and drug overviews, care plans, relevant journal results and animated anatomy and physiology diagrams to complement the core encyclopedia texts.

  • Open Science Directory
    Directory of journal listings of many open access journals, including contents from DOAJ, PubMed, HighWire, and others. Journals are full text, but not searchable.

  • Opposing Viewpoints (Gale In Context)
    Addressing current event topics, this database provides topic overviews, pro/con essays, primary source documents, overviews of court cases, statistics, access to newspaper and magazine articles, reference works, podcasts and multimedia tools to help you research social issues.

  • Oral History Online
    Provides in-depth indexing to more than 2,700 collections of primary source Oral History in English from around the world.

  • Oxford English Dictionary
    The definitive record of the English language.

  • Oxford Music Online
    Music Encyclopedia, covering musicians, instruments, history and more.

  • Peterson's Career Prep
    A comprehensive resource offering personalized assessments focused on a user's interests, values, personality, and workplace preferences. Also includes career videos, an occupational database and career library, military crosswalks, VisualCV Resume Creator, and job search powered by Indeed.

  • Philosopher's Index
    A comprehensive bibliography of scholarly research in philosophy.

  • Professional Development Collection
    Designed for professional educators, this database provides a specialized collection of nearly 520 education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports.

  • Project Muse Open Access Books
    Features of Open Access books and journals on MUSE:
    Search and browse using the same tools for all MUSE content
    Appear in search results with content already owned by libraries
    Require no login or registration for access
    DRM-free, with unlimited downloading and printing

  • ProQuest Asian Business & Reference
    Business and financial news from the eastern hemisphere.

  • ProQuest Biology Database
    Access to a wide range of biology topics. The database includes over 285 titles, with more than 250 available in full text.

  • ProQuest Career & Technical Education
    Vocational information

  • ProQuest Central
    A compilation of all Proquest databases for searching across disciplines.

  • ProQuest Computing
    Search top computing journals in full text for research on subjects such as database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranets, and the Internet.

  • ProQuest Consumer Health
    The Consumer Health Database offers international coverage dating back to 1988 of an enormous range of public health subjects, including pandemics, disaster preparedness, and obesity. Particularly of interest to public library users, the public health topics covered in the collection range from sports injuries to women’s health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry. Provided by over 190 publishers, over 350 full-text magazines, newspapers, scholarly journals, and trade publications and over 300 health video clips from INTELECOM are included in the collection. Key titles include American Family Physician, Psychiatric Times, Psychology Today, Family Relations, Journal of Youth and Adolescence, Men’s Health, Women’s Health Weekly, and Pediatrics for Parents.

  • ProQuest Coronavirus Research Database
    ProQuest just announced the launch of a Coronavirus Research Database in response to the rapidly growing need for authoritative content related to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). The new cross-disciplinary resource enables researchers to search and discover full-text articles, dissertations and other content from key publishers in one place.

  • ProQuest Criminal Justice
    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.

  • ProQuest Education Database
    Coverage includes primary, secondary, and higher education, as well as special education, home schooling, adult education, and hundreds of related topics; access to over 745 top educational publications, including nearly 600 of the titles in full text.

  • ProQuest European Business
    European business and financial information.

  • ProQuest Health & Medical Complete
    Journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration.

  • ProQuest Health Management
    Articles pertaining to the business side of hospitals and healthcare. Find non-clinical information covering all aspects of health administration, including public health and safety, hospitals, finance, personnel management, insurance, population studies, labor relations and law.

  • ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times‎ (1851 - 2012)
    Search the New York Times from 1851- 2012. Articles will be in PDF format. Current full-text content of the New York Times is found in several other databases: LexisNexis, Proquest Newspapers, and Infotrac.

  • ProQuest Military Database
    Government and military articles

  • ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source
    Find complete, full-text information from leading nursing, allied health, and related publications. Includes reliable healthcare information covering nursing, allied health, alternative and complementary medicine, and much more.

  • ProQuest Political Science
    Political science and international relations journals

  • ProQuest Psychology Journals
    Full-text coverage from top psychology and related publications. Users get access to charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements essential to psychological research.

  • ProQuest Religion
    Articles on world religions and theology

  • ProQuest Research Companion
    Research Companion helps students do more effective scholarly research and supports educators as they teach the core information literacy principles of finding, evaluating, and using information.

  • ProQuest Research Library
    Cross-discipline research articles

  • ProQuest Science Database
    Search full text and images for the leading periodicals in science and technology. Subject coverage includes computers, engineering, physics, telecommunications, and transportation. Researchers have access to all the charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements so vital to scientific and technical literature.

  • ProQuest SciTech Premium Collection
    The SciTech Premium Collection includes the Natural Science Collection and Technology Collection databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications and more. For researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline.

  • ProQuest Social Science Database
    Search full-text scientific journals covering the social sciences. Provides information on hundreds of topics, including: Addiction studies, Urban studies, Family studies, International relations.

  • ProQuest Sociology
    Sociology Articles in WorldShare knowledge base

  • ProQuest Telecommunications
    Articles on Telecommunication technologies

  • PsycARTICLES (APA: American Psychological Association)
    Full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology.

  • Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
    Full text coverage on topics: emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

  • PsycINFO (APA: American Psychological Association)
    Citations and summaries of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, all in psychology and related disciplines, dating as far back as the 1800s.

  • PubMedCentral
    The National Library of Medicine's digital archive of life sciences journal literature.

  • Regional Business News
    Full text coverage for regional business publications.

  • Religion & Philosophy Collection
    An easy-to-use database of scholarly articles on topics in philosophy and theology.

  • Science & Technology Collection
    Contains full text for hundreds of leading scholarly journals covering a wide-array of scientific and technological subject areas. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,800 publications.

  • Science Full Text Select (H.W. Wilson)
    Science Full Text Select is a full-text database covering array of scientific subjects. It combines content from Applied Science & Technology Full Text, Biological & Agricultural Index Plus, General Science Full Text and other renowned resources.

  • Science In Context
    Provides topic overviews, biographies, full-text articles, experiments and images and video related to earth and life science, technology, mathematics and the history of science. Also provides curriculum support for high school teachers by aligning content with state and national standards.

  • SciFinderⁿ (Registration Required)
    Most comprehensive coverage of the chemical literature including articles, patents, reactions, and structures. Registration is required. Access is limited to FSU students, faculty & staff for educational purposes only.

  • Serials Directory
    Access to the most up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information as well as current pricing structures for popular serials.

  • Small Business Reference Center
    Small Business Reference Center offers exclusive full text for many top consumer small business reference books, as well as tools to address many small business topics. It includes business videos, a help and advice section and details on how to create business plans.

  • Social and Cultural History: Letters and Diaries
    Primary source accounts of ordinary men and women from all walks of life with the personal accounts of well-known historical figures.

  • Social Sciences Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
    Covering the latest concepts, theories and methods from both applied and theoretical aspects of the social sciences, this full-text database includes the most important English-language social science journals.

  • Social Work Reference Center
    Created by a multi-specialty editorial team, Social Work Reference Center is a turnkey information resource for social workers and mental health professionals. It covers a wide array of topics such as adolescent health, aging, end-of-life care, clinical social work and diversity. Content is organized in a way that makes it easy for users to get answers to questions quickly and easily.

  • SocIndex With Full Text
    Comprehensive sociology research database; contains full text for books and monographs, journals and conference papers.

  • SPORTDiscus With Full Text
    Comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals. Also useful for Physical Education. (Note: 4 simultaneous users)

  • SpringerLink Package
    A collection of peer-reviewed science and social science journals. Note: we do not subscribe to every title in this database, however it can be useful for browsing. If you come across an article which requires payment, request it through ILLiad and we will try to get it for you from another library.

  • SpringerOpen
    Covers range of fully open access full text journals, which cover all disciplines within science, technology, and medicine .

  • Sustainability Reference Center
    Sustainability Reference Center is a robust full-text database covering all aspects of sustainability, including environmental stewardship, corporate social responsibility and federal, state and local regulations. It includes full text journals, magazines, books and trade publications, plus expert analyses, benchmarks and best practices for sustainability initiative management.

  • Symptom Media: Films for Mental Health Education & Training
    An online mental health education and training film library for both undergraduate and graduate courses available via subscription streaming. Films and assessment tools can be integrated within lectures and embedded within LMS.

  • Teacher Reference Center
    Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators. The Database provides some full-text articles. The TRC has minimal overlap with either the Professional Development Collection or Academic Search Premier.

  • Testing & Education Reference Center
    Testing & Education Reference Center is a valuable online tool used by library patrons of all ages for standardized test preparation, researching undergraduate and graduate programs, finding tuition assistance, and exploring careers. Community members can even pursue new career paths with test prep assistance for career certification exams and gain advice on resumes, cover letters, interviewing, and networking.

    After clicking on a test or tutorial, you will be prompted to create your own account. Creating an account allows you to start a test, save your work to finish later, and examine your results. It also allows you to save and retrieve your scholarships, preferred schools and resumes.

  • U.S. History In Context
    Provides comprehensive topic overviews and integrates reference, journals, newspapers, primary source documents, images and video to provide context to events and topics in U.S. history.

  • University of Michigan Press eBooks Open Access
    University of Michigan Press is a leading publisher and distributor of books and digital projects in the humanities and social sciences that are aligned with the strengths of its parent institution. Areas of particular focus are performing arts; classical studies; political science; American studies (especially disability and class studies); Asian and African studies.

  • US Newsstream
    Full-text coverage of major national newspapers, including the Wall Street Journal, Washington Post and NY Times, and many others.

  • Wall Street Journal
    Available through US Newsstream

  • World History In Context
    Provides multicultural and international content with access to full-text periodicals, reference works and primary sources related to world history from antiquity to the present.

  • WorldCat (First Search)
    The OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide.

  • WorldCat.org
    Use this web-based version of the OCLC database to look up books, articles and more in libraries worldwide and request them easily via ILLiad.