GARLAND LIBRARY


DATABASES – G

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A-Z Listing of all databases

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Gale 1

Gale (Infotrac) I is our gateway to the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL), a collection of full-text databases from the GaleGroup. Here you will find not only the Academic Onefile and Expanded Academic Index ASAP, but several other useful collections as well: Gale (Infotrac) Onefile, Business, the National Newspaper Index, Health Reference Center-Academic, General Reference Center Gold, Informe (Revistas en Espanol), and the Kid’s, Junior, and Student versions of Gale. Also, several subject collections are listed including: Professional Collection, Business, Health and Wellness Resource Center,  and the National Newspaper Index.

Please be advised that Gale I is also available at Tennessee Public Libraries, where it may also be employed for free. You may quickly determine the hours of operation and address of your public library through the Directory of Tennessee Public Libraries.

Publisher: Gale Databases

Gale 2

Located here is the LegalTrac database. Also included are Gale databases that are designed to supplement the TEL and include Health and Wellness Resource Center and many literature sources.

Publisher: Gale Databases

Gale Directory Library

“The Gale Directory Library hosts a variety of directories to choose from. Use it to search, sort and export a variety of information. Multiple directories can be cross-searched or users can mine individual directories for the particular kinds of data they contain, such as financial information for companies, membership figures for associations, general contact information, and much more.”

Publisher: Gale

Gale eBooks (Virtual Reference)

A database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7. Because each library creates its own e-Book collection, the content you see may vary if you use the database at different libraries (your school, your public library, or your office).

Publisher: Gale Databases

Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine

“Features information on almost 2,000 medical topics in language accessible to adult laypersons. Each article includes in-depth discussion of causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatments, procedures, and other related topics.”

Publisher: Gale Databases (TEL)

Gale General OneFile

“A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.”

Publisher: Gale Databases

Gale Literary Sources

“An integrated research experience, Gale Literary Sources brings together Gale’s premier literary databases in a new digital environment that allows researchers, faculty and students to search across these resources to discover and analyze content in entirely new ways. No other publisher offers this unmatched combination of uniquely rich literary content, dependable metadata, and intuitive subject indexing – all enriched by features and design that breathes new life into the study of literature. As Gale makes additional Literary Resources available through Gale Literary Sources, and if your library has access to these products, they will be automatically added to the Gale Literary Sources experience upon release.”

“Gale Literary Sources brings together all of Gale’s literary databases into one seamlessly cross-searchable research and study environment. Whether you’re researching authors and their works, literary movements or genres, or trying to find book reviews of bestsellers, you can search across all of your library’s Gale literary databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism and analysis, reviews, author biographies, and a rich collection of expertly written work overviews.”

Publisher: Gale

Gardening & Horticulture OneFile

“Contains journals focused on both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture studies giving biotechnologists, farmers, landscape architects, and hobbyists access to important content relevant to their pursuits.”

Formerly known as Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection.

Publisher: Gale Databases

Gender Studies OneFile

“Provides balanced coverage of this significant aspect of culture and society with scholarly journals and magazines focusing on topics including gender studies, family and marital issues, and more.”

Publisher: Gale Databases

Global Breaking Newswires (ProQuest)

“In the modern news world, newswires are the chief source of timely news and, with increasing pressures on the traditional news industry, newswires are often the only news coverage for many large regions of the globe. Global Breaking Newswires is the premier library news product providing timely access to the best newswire content available from around the globe for the modern researcher as well as growing archive of news indexed and accessible through the familiar & popular research functionality of the ProQuest platform.”

Publisher: ProQuest

Google Scholar

A simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search 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. Be aware that much may not be available for free in full text.

Publisher: Google

GreenFILE (EBSCOhost)

GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.”

Publisher: EBSCOhost