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We have updated to OpenAthens, a single sign-in, access management software. Your username and password is the same as you would use log in to a lab computer, Canvas, or WebAdvisor. If you encounter any problems, please contact the library: (432)636-7320 or ext. 5320 or library@tusculum.edu.

A-Z Listing of all databases

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Open Vault

This database provides “access to unique and historically important content produced by public television station WGBH…The ever-expanding site contains video excerpts, searchable transcripts, a select number of complete interviews for purchase, and resource management tools.” Subjects include Science & Technology, the Arts, Business, Education, Humanities, and Social Sciences (Political Science, Women’s Studies, Sociology, and Criminal Justice, among others).”

Publisher: WGBH Educational Fourndation

Opposing Viewpoints in Context

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today’s hottest social issues. Drawing on the acclaimed Greenhaven Press series, the new solution features continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.”

“Covers today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration to marijuana. This cross-curricular research database supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Includes pro/con viewpoints, reference articles, interactive maps, and infographics that help learners develop critical-thinking skills and draw their own conclusions.”

Formerly known as Opposing Viewpoints In Context.

Publisher: Gale Databases

Oxford Music Online

An integrated online music resource that includes the full text of The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, New Grove Dictionary of Opera, New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, Oxford Companion to Music, Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The New Grove Dictionary of American Music. This newly revamped database also includes links to other Oxford reference resources, links to the RILM database of Music Bibliography, external audio links and other learning resources.

Publisher: Oxford University Press

OxResearch (ProQuest)

“Conduct company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research with information from these sources: Hoover’s Company Profiles – covering 40,000 global public and non-public companies including financials, competitors, officers, and more; OxResearch – succinct articles covering regional economic and political developments of significance; US and Worldwide Industry & Market Reports from Barnes Reports – covering global industries in depth; and Snapshots – market research overviews on 40+ industries and 40 countries.

Coverage: 1986 – current”

Publisher: ProQuest