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Early American Imprints

“Based on the renowned American Bibliography by Charles Evans. The definitive resource for every aspect of life in 17th- and 18th-century America, from agriculture and auctions through foreign affairs, diplomacy, literature, music, religion, the Revolutionary War, temperance, witchcraft, and just about any other topic imaginable. Upon completion, Evans Digital will consist of more than 36,000 works and 2,400,000 images. ” A wealth of primary source material.

Publisher: Newsbank

Early Encounters in North America

“This release of Early Encounters in North America contains 1,482 authors and over 100,000 pages of letters, diaries, memoirs and accounts of early encounters. Particular care has been taken to index the material so that it can be used in new ways. For example, you can identify all encounters between the French and the Huron between 1650 and 1700.”

Publisher: Alexander Street Press

eBook Academic Collection

“This growing subscription package contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter, and is a strong complement for any academic collection. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that users will have access to information relevant to their research needs.”

Publisher: EBSCOhost

eBook Collection

(formerly NetLibrary) Once you access the page, you may search for and preview over 100,000 titles employing the provided search tool.

Publisher: EBSCOhost

Ebrary E-books

An online library of over 30,000 full text full image books from all academic disciplines. In order to access ebrary from off campus, please use the off campus link to the research databases. Please contact Crystal Johnson or Mary Halliburton for assistance in using the ebrary reader, which requires installation of a free Java 6 application.

Publisher: ProQuest

EBSCOhost Web

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Provides several databases through EBSCOhost, via the ACA, including:

Business Source Elite: full-text for nearly 1,125 journals covering business, management, economics, finance, banking, accounting, and more.

PsycARTICLES: more than 39,000 full-text articles from 44 journals published by the American Psychological Association and allied organizations. Coverage 1985-present.

PsycINFO: from the American Psychological Association (APA), “contains nearly 2.3 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 1800s. 97 percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed. Journal coverage, which spans 1887 to present, includes international material selected from more than 2,100 periodicals in more than 25 languages.”

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection: “a comprehensive database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods. This is the world’s largest full text psychology database offering full text coverage for nearly 400 journals.”

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract (LISTA): indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.

Regional Business News: This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.

SPORTDiscus with Full Text: “the world’s most comprehensive source of full text for sports & sports medicine journals, providing full text for more than 490 journals indexed in SPORTDiscus. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the SPORTDiscus index – with no embargo. 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.”

Publisher: EBSCOhost

Education Journals

“ProQuest® Education Journals gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education. Many titles are indexed in the ERIC database.”

Publisher: ProQuest

Educator’s Reference Complete

“Educator’s Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database. The database is updated daily and provides 24-hour access from school or home.”

Publisher: Gale Databases (InfoTrac)

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection

“A collection of over 800 journals and 6 subject specific Delmar reference titles provide robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.”

Publisher: Gale Databases (InfoTrac)

ERIC

ERIC Digital library contains over “1.4 million records of education-related research reports, journal articles, conference papers, and literature reviews” and is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Dept. of Education.

Publisher: U.S. Government

European Business

“This database contains the latest European business and financial information. Includes quality resources such as The Economist, Fortune and European Business Journal.”

Publisher: ProQuest

European Views of the Americas  1493-1750

“This new bibliographic database is a valuable index for libraries, scholars and individuals interested in European works that relate to the Americas. EBSCO Publishing, in cooperation with the John Carter Brown Library, has created this resource from “European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750,” the authoritative bibliography that is well-known and respected by scholars worldwide. The database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.”

Publisher: EBSCOhost

Expanded Academic ASAP

“From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers – many with full text and images!”

Publisher: Gale Databases (InfoTrac)