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Includes the largest and most comprehensive collection of early English news media, including newspapers, pamphlets, addresses, broadsides, and proclamations gathered by the Reverend Charles Burney (1757-1817).
ABC-CLIO E-Book Collection Coverage varies Full Text
Provides access to the full text of ABC-CLIO e-books purchased by the Library. Previously Greenwood Publishing E-Books.
ABI/Inform 1971 - present Full Text
Contains business and management related full-text articles from North American and worldwide research. Includes information on 60,000 companies.
Indexes world literature on technological and engineering innovations. Can be searched as part of Engineering Research Database.
Academic Search Complete 1887 - present Full Text
Provides indexing and full-text of peer-reviewed journals in the physical and social sciences, the arts, diversity studies, psychology, homeland security, and other subjects.
Access Science [encyclopedia] Current edition Full Text
Contains all articles, illustrations and special features of the most recent McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology.
Accessible Archives Coverage varies Full Text
Provides historical and genealogical primary documents, including Civil War collections, the New York Herald, the Charleston Mercury, and the Richmond Enquirer newspapers.
ACM Digital Library 1991 - present Full Text
Contains bibliographic information, abstracts, reviews, and the full-text for articles published in the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) periodicals and proceedings.
African American Archives Coverage varies Full Text
Provides over one million pages of original historical documents pertaining to the African American experience over several centuries, and is richly-detailed with narratives and quantitative data alike.
African-American Newspapers 1827-1998 Full Text
Access to approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience. Features papers from more than 35 states, including many rare and historically significant 19th century titles.
African-American Poetry Database 1760 - 1900 Full Text
Contains full-text of approximately 2,500 African-American poems.
Agricola 1970 - present
Indexes journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, translations, microforms, audiovisuals, software and technical reports in the National Agricultural Library (NAL) collection.
Contains agricultural science related full-text articles and the entire range of bibliographic records from AGRICOLA.
Indexes the worldwide scientific literature as related to AIDS, immunology, virology and cancer genetics. Includes abstracts from more than 350 scientific journals, books and conference proceedings.
Includes research on reproduction, growth, life cycles, biochemistry, genetics and infection and immunity in man, animals and plants. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences.
Alt HealthWatch 1990 - present Full Text
Contains full text articles, pamphlets and reports on complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.
Includes literature on aluminium/aluminum production processes, products, applications and business developments. Can be searched as part of Materials Research Database.
Indexes journal articles on the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.
American Chemical Society Journals Coverage varies by journal Full Text
Allows full-text searching of all titles published by the ACS (American Chemical Society), with access to over 500,000 articles.
American History in Video 1492 to present Full Text
Provides more than 5,000 streaming video and searchable transcripts of documentaries from Biography, The History Channel, A&E, PBS, Bullfrog Films and more, as well as United News and Universal newsreels.
American Poetry Database 1760 - 1900 Full Text
Includes over 40,000 poems from the colonial period to the early 20th century.
Covers animal behavior with subjects ranging from neurophysiology to behavioral ecology, from genetics to applied ethology. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences.
Annual Reviews 1984 - present Full Text
Synthesizes the worldwide literature in the biomedical sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences, with full-text from 1996 to date.
Anthropological Index Online 1957 - present Open Access
Indexes periodicals held in the Anthropology Library of the British Museum, covering all branches of anthropology.
Provides a wide coverage of health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education.
Aqualine 1960 - present
Focuses on trade, technical and scientific literature concerning all aspects of water resources.
Provides extensive coverage of basic and applied research on aquatic organisms. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences & ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts.
Contains over 5,000 serial publications, books, reports, conference proceedings related to aquatic research. Can be searched as part of ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts.
Abstracts research and policy on the contamination of oceans, seas, lakes, rivers and estuaries. Can be searched as part of ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts & Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
Focuses on studies related to improving and augmenting aquatic yields. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences & ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts.
Contains research on new therapeutic drugs, engineering of microbes and other ventures with economic benefit. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences & ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts.
Contains aquatic science related full-text articles and the entire range of bibliographic records from Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA)
Art & Architecture Complete 1990 to present Full Text
Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 730 academic journals, magazines and trade publications with full text for over 330 periodicals and 215 books, as well as over 64,000 images provided by Picture Desk and others.
Contains full text articles, critical essays and author biographies from Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, and Gale literary criticism series. Also includes Gale Virtual Reference Library and Gale Literary Index.
Article First 1990 - present
Indexes articles, news stories, letters and other items listed on the table of contents pages of journals.
ARTstor is a digital library of more than one million images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences.
Abstracts 5,000 serial publications, books, reports, conference proceedings, translations and limited distribution literature on the science, technology and management of marine, freshwater and brackish water environments and organisms.
Associates Programs Source 1985 - present Full Text
Contains full-text journals and books covering topics such as drug abuse counseling, audiology, graphic arts, law enforcement, and tourism.
Contains atmospheric science related full-text articles and the entire range of bibliographic records from Meteorological & Geoastrophysical Abstracts (MGA).
Covers topics ranging from bacterial immunology and vaccinations to diseases of man and animals. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences & Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
Describes in exhaustive detail the works of America’s most important literary writers from the time of the Revolution to 1930.
Indexes scholarly journals covering the history of western art. Access provided by the Getty Research Institute.
Includes abstracts, charts, graphs, maps, photos and table from scholarly research and technical literature in biomedicine, ecology, entomology, genetics, microbiology, molecular biology, zoology and other biological sciences.
BioOne 2000 - present Full Text
Contains 69 full-text peer-reviewed bioscience journals, mainly in the fields of ecology, botany, and zoology.
Abstracts nearly 100 high-impact bioscience research journals.
Abstracts ground-breaking research, applications, regulatory developments and new patents across all areas of biotechnology and bioengineering, including medical and pharmaceutical.
Provides research articles on biotechnology (medical, agricultural, and environmental) and bioengineering. Can be searched as part of Engineering Research Database & Biological Sciences.
Blackwell Reference Online Various editions Full Text
Contains full text of key Blackwell Companions and Handbooks as well as dictionaries and encyclopedias in the fields of business, economics, management, sociology and psychology.
Contains full text of 34 key reference titles, including the Blackwell Encyclopedia of Management, the Blackwell Handbooks in Management, and the Blackwell Companions to Contemporary Economics.
Contains full text of 32 key reference titles, including the Blackwell Companions to Sociology and the Blackwell Handbooks of Psychology.
Business Source Complete 1886 - present Full Text
Provides scholarly business journals, case studies, country, industry and market research reports, SWOT analyses, company profiles and more in all disciplines of business and economics.
Contains publication and author guidelines for key journals in accounting, economics and finance, management, marketing, and computer science information systems.
Reflects the multi-disciplinary nature of calcium research. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences.
Provides 95,000 images of visual and decorative art from leading museums around the world plus audio, video and mixed media. Images may be downloaded for educational use by Longwood faculty, staff and students only.
CCH Tax Research Network Current Full Text
Includes primary and secondary federal, state and international tax materials. Maximum 35 users.
Ceramic Abstracts 1975 - present
Provides international coverage on the manufacture, processing, applications, properties and testing of traditional and advanced ceramics. Can be searched as part of Materials Research Database.
Covers lterature related to chemoreception.
Provides writing, editing and citing help from the 15th edition of the Manual as well as the Chicago Style Q&A and Citation Quick Guide.
Contains annotated lists and review sources of fiction and nonfiction books and magazines for children from preschool through sixth grade.
Contains records, full-text reviews and book jacket images of children's books, searchable by age group, genre and keyword.
Choice Reviews Online 1987 - present
Includes reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education as well as bibliographic essays, feature articles, and editorials.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text 1982 - present Full Text
Covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.
Covers all civil aspects from architecture, structural design and construction engineering to environmental, seismic engineering and forensics. Can be searched as part of Engineering Research Database.
Clase Periodica 1975 - present
Indexes 2,600 Latin American scholarly journals in the sciencies and humanities in Spanish, Portuguese, French and English. Produced by the Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico.
Cochrane Library Coverage varies
Provides peer-reviewed systematic reviews in health care and high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making from a variety of sources.
Indexes over 200,000 poems in anthologies and includes over 23,000 full-text poems.
Contains full text from working papers, conference papers, journal articles, and books related to theory and research in international affairs.
Communication & Mass Media Complete Coverage varies by journal Full Text
Provides over 200 full-text journals in communications studies, mass media and communication disorders, as well as indexing of major journalism reviews, recent encyclopedias and communications studies handbooks.
Provides access to journals, books, web resources, grants, and other professionally relevant information in communication disorders, speech pathology and audiology.
Abstracts journal articles on the theoretical and practical aspects of computer science.
Provides coverage of computer science topics, ranging from computer security to web commerce.
Computers & Applied Sciences Complete 1965 - present Full Text
Provides access to academic journals and professional publications covering research in computing and applied sciences, including the business and social implications of new technology.
Congressional Publications (ProQuest) 1970 - present Full Text
Contains full text for U.S. Congressional publications, including the U.S. Code, Public Laws, the Congressional Record from 1985 to date, and the Code of Federal Regulations and Federal Register from 1981 to date.
Consumer Health Complete Coverage varies Full Text
Contains patient-oriented reports, fact sheets, images and video on all areas of health and wellness, including complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
Encompasses all aspects of copper, its alloys and its compounds.Can be searched as part of Materials Research Database.
Corrosion Abstracts 1980 - present
Includes corrosion science and engineering, corrosion characteristics, preventive measures, materials construction and performance and equipment for many industries. Can be searched as part of Materials Research Database.
Provides citations to papers and poster sessions presented at major scientific meetings around the world. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences & Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management
CQ Historic Documents Online 1972 - present Full Text
Contains full-text primary sources for each year covered, including presidential speeches, international agreements, Supreme Court decisions, U.S. governmental reports, scientific findings, and cultural discussions.
CQ Researcher Online 1991 - present Full Text
Contains original in-depth reports on contemporary political and social issues, including health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy. Maximum 5 users.
CRCnetBASE Current Full Text
Contains searchable full-text of over 2200 science and technology reference e-books published by CRC Press, with new titles added as published.
Covers criminal justice topics including policing, courts, crime trends, juvenile delinquency, forensics, and sentencing. Replaced Criminal Justice Abstracts (Proquest).
Directory of Open Access Journals Coverage varies Full Text Open Access
Includes full-text of approximately 1,000 open access scientific and scholarly journals in all languages and disciplines.
Provides abstracts for 2.7 million dissertations and theses from around the world, with over 1 million full-text dissertations available for download in PDF format.
Dow Jones Factiva 1979 - present Full Text
Provides current and retrospective news stories, periodical articles, and company and industry financial data covering many subjects. Includes the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, Richmond Times, Roanoke Times, and Virginian-Pilot.
Covers earthquake's effects on buildings and other structures, geological formations. Can be searched as part of Engineering Research Database
EBL E-book Collection Coverage varies Full Text
Contains almost 3,000 e-books in the subject areas of science, technology, engineering, mathematics, and health (STEM-H) from the publishers Wiley, Oxford University Press, Sage, McGraw-Hill, and Jossey-Bass.  These e-books can be read online or downloaded to computers, tablet devices, or e-readers for seven-day loans. (Note that even when utilizing this database on-campus, you will be required to provide your LU username and password.)
Ebsco E-Book Collection Publication dates vary Full Text
Contains over 70,000 multidisciplinary e-books from the Library's NetLibrary and Ebsco Academic collections.
Ecological Society of America Journals 1997 to present Full Text
Contains full text of three ESA journals (Ecology, Ecological Applications, and Ecological Monographs) from 1997 to the present as well as abstracts for all issues.
Ecology Abstracts 1982 - present
Focuses on how organisms of all kinds - microbes, plants and animals - interact with their environments and with other organisms. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences & Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
EconLit 1969 - present
Indexes 712 journals in economics and related areas.
Economia y Negocios 1980 - present
Provides citations for Spanish and Portuguese-language business and economics journals. Maintained by ESAN (Escuela de Administración de Negocios para Graduados).
Includes eleven major editions from the First Folio to the Cambridge edition of 1863-66, twenty-four separate contemporary printings of individual plays, selected apocrypha and related works and more than one hundred adaptations, sequels and burlesques from the seventeenth, eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
Education Research Complete 1880 - present Full Text
Provides access to scholarly journals, conference papers and books for all levels of education in curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues.
Features a variety of materials, including books, bibles, sheet music, sermons, and pamphlets to capture the essence of the Enlightenment in Great Britain.
Indexes world literature on circuits, telecommunications, power systems and electrical engineering.
Addresses manufacturing practices, properties and applications of these materials. Can be searched as part of Materials Research Database.
Provides coverage in civil, environmental, mechanical and forensic engineering.
English Poetry Database AD 600 - 1900 Full Text
Contains poems in English from the Anglo-Saxon era to the end of the nineteenth century by writers from the British Isles.
English Verse Drama Database AD 1270 - 1900 Full Text
Contains more than 2,200 works from the late thirteenth century to the end of the nineteenth century.
Entomology Abstracts 1982 - present
Provides recent research reports in entomology including insects, arachnids, myriapods, onychophorans and terrestrial isopods. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences.
Environment Complete 1890 - present Full Text
Provides access to U.S. and international journals related to all aspects of environmental studies as well as over 100 full text books.
Encompasses all aspects of the impact of people and technology on the environment. Can be searched as part of Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management.
Covers technological and engineering aspects of air, water, and soil quality, environmental safety, sustainability and energy production. Can be searched as part of Engineering Research Database & Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
Provides documents describing the effects of developments on the environment.
Contains environmental science related full-text articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM).
Abstracts research on all aspects of the environmental sciences, including air, land, water and noise pollution, bacteriology, ecology, toxicology, risk assessment, waste management, water resources, and U.S. federal environmental impact statements.
ERIC 1966 - present
Abstracts education-related literature in some 14,000 documents and over 20,000 journal articles per year. Sponsored by the U.S. Dept. of Education.
Offers in-depth coverage of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals, including silent and documentary holdings of film archives from around the world.
Films on Demand Coverage varies Full Text
Provides streaming videos from the Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational and many others and includes a comprehensive coverage of major fields of knowledge.
Includes nearly 100,000 U.S. foundations and corporate donors, over 2 million recent grants, and over 500,000 key decision makers. Users must access from within library.
Sources for scholarships, fellowships, grants, awards, and other financial support for individuals. Users must access from within library.
Contains primary documents from the FBI Library related to the 1961 Freedom Ride and subsequent events.
Fuente Academica 1922 - present Full Text
Provides access to scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain in all disciplines, with an emphasis on biological sciences, economics, history, literature, philosophy, psychology, and sociology.
Gale Virtual Reference Library Coverage varies by ebook Full Text
Includes searchable full-text versions of a variety of subject encyclopedias and other reference books purchased by the Greenwood Library.
Genetics Abstracts 1982 - present
Includes literature on genetics. Can be searched as part of Biotechnology and BioEngineering Abstracts & Engineering Research Database & Biological Sciences.
Google Scholar Coverage varies Open Access
Provides access to peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles in many disciplines, with "FindIt! Online @ Longwood" links to full-text.
GPO Monthly Catalog 1976 - present
Covers all types of U.S. government documents, including congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments.
Contains annotations, cover art, review excerpts, and grade levels for over 2,000 fiction and nonfiction graphic novels.
GreenFILE Coverage varies
Includes citations and abstracts for journal articles as well as government documents and reports related to the relationship between human beings and the environment.
Grove Music Online Coverage varies by edition Full Text
Contains the full text of the New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and New Grove Dictionary of Jazz. Maximum 8 users.
Provides full-image reproduction of Harper's Weekly and a very elaborate index to the magazine. Includes illustrations, cartoons, news, literature, editorials, and ads.
Provides studies related to public health, safety and industrial hygiene. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences & Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
Health Source: Consumer Edition Coverage varies Full Text
Provides full-text consumer health magazines, pamphlets, reference books, and generic drug patient education sheets.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition Coverage varies Full Text
Provides access to scholarly journals in many medical fields, especially nursing and allied health, as well as generic drug patient education sheets.
Historical Abstracts 1967 - present
Indexes books and journals published 1960 and later for historical coverage of the world from 1450 to contemporary times. Does not include the United States or Canada.
Provides essays and statistical data from over 1,000 sources covering population, labor, economics, and government of the U.S. from colonial times to 2000. This is the full-text online version of the 5-volume 2006 print edition.
Homeland Security Digital Library Coverage varies Full Text
Contains U.S. policy documents, presidential directives, and national strategy documents related to homeland security as well as resources from universities, organizations and local and state agencies.
Horn Book Guide Online 1989 - present Full Text
Contains over 60,000 book reviews of fiction and non-fiction published in the United States for young people, by author, illustrator, title, subject, and rating from the original Horn Book review.
Hospitality & Tourism Complete 1965 - present Full Text
Provides access to scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism, including demographics and statistics, development and investment, market trends, technology and more.
Covers international genome research, including the massive Human Genome Project. Can be searched as part of Biotechnology and BioEngineering Abstracts & Engineering Research Database & Biological Sciences .
Humanities E-Book Project 1820s to present Full Text
Provides searchable full-text of over 3,100 current and out-of-print books on history, humanities, and area studies, with links to online reviews. Produced by the American Council of Learned Societies.
Humanities International Complete 1925 - present Full Text
Contains all data from Humanities International Index as well as full text journals, books and other published sources from around the world related to literature, history, philosophy, the fine arts and more.
IEEE All-Society Periodicals 1998 - present Full Text
Provides 128 engineering, electronics, and computer science periodicals published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.).
Immunology Abstracts 1982 - present
Contains studies relating to all aspects of immune systems in man and animals. Can be searches as part of Biological Sciences & AIDS and Cancer Research Abstracts.
In the First Person Coverage varies Full Text Open Access
Indexes English language oral histories, letters, diaries, memoirs, personal narratives and autobiographies in published archive collections and online, with links to full text of items available on the web. Some full text is not available to Longwood.
Assembles significant findings and practical applications in agricultural, food and beverage, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences, & Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management.
Includes indexing and abstracts of approximately 900 of the world's leading journals in political science.
Provides a comprehensive bibliography of European culture from 400-1700.
A comprehensive historical survey of the most important literary figures, schools, and movements, including critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historical periods. Based on the 2005 print edition with updated content.
Journals @ Ovid Full Text Coverage varies by journal Full Text
Contains hundreds of scientific, technical, and medical journals from over 50 publishers and societies.
JSTOR 1800's to 3-5 years ago Full Text
Provides a searchable database for the backfiles of hundreds of full text journals across a wide variety of disciplines. (Backfiles end 3-5 years prior to current date.)
Learn360 Coverage varies Full Text
Provides digital videos, video clips, audio clips, and images tagged to Virginia SOL requirements for K-12 curriculum.
Provides test preparation materials and practice exams for many tests, including PRAXIS, GRE, LSAT, MCAT, and GMAT. Student-created accounts provide immediate scoring, answer explanations and results analysis.
Legal Collection Coverage varies Full Text
Contains full text of scholarly law journals covering topics such as criminal justice, international law, federal law, organized crime, labor and human resource law, the environment and much more.
LexisNexis Academic 1980's - present Full Text
Provides full-text documents from over 5,900 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications with a variety of flexible search options.
Developed by librarians, this database provides full-text coverage and high-quality indexing to help librarians and researchers keep pace with the latest trends in the field of library and information science.  Contains resources in English and other languages, including many unique sources not previously available.  
Indexes and abstracts over 600 periodicals as well as books and research related to librarianship, online information retrieval, information management and more.
Abstracts all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Also covers various fields of linguistics including descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.
Indexes articles in all of the Gale literature series, searchable by author or title of a literary work.
Updated nine times a year, Literature Online (LION) is a fully searchable library of more than 350,000 works of English and American poetry, drama and prose.  It also currently contains almost 400 full-text literature journals, and other key resources devoted to criticism and reference.
Literature Resources from Gale Coverage varies Full Text
Literary Resource Center has changed its name to Artemis Literary Resources (Artemis). Please update your bookmark.
Making of America (Cornell University) 1840 - 1900 Full Text Open Access
Contains primary sources documenting American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction.
Manuscriptorium Up to AD 1800 Full Text Open Access
Provides virtual research access to digital documents related to historical book resources up to the year 1800 previously held in libraries throughout Europe. Includes: manuscripts, incunabula, early print books, maps, deeds, charters and more.
MasterFILE Premier 1975 - present Full Text
Provides access to general periodicals, biographies, full-text reference books, and an Image Collection of photos, maps and flags
Covers business and industry aspect of materials science, engineering, aerospace and advanced technologies. Can be searched as part of Materials Research Database.
Provides coverage in metallurgy, ceramics, polymers, and composites used in engineering applications.
Provides coverage about biomaterials, ceramics, composites, chemical and electrochemical properties
MathSciNet 1940 - present
Provides timely reviews or summaries of articles and books that contain new contributions to mathematical research.
Covers all mechanical engineering and transportation engineering aspects from aerospace to automotive. Can be searched as part of Engineering Research Database.
MedicLatina Mid-1990s - present Full Text
Contains full text for Spanish-language peer-reviewed medical research and investigatory journals.
Medline 1966 - present
Indexes and abstracts a broad range of medical topics relating to research, clinical practice, administration, policy issues, and health care services. Produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
Mental Measurements Yearbook 1985 - present Full Text
Contains the most recent descriptions and reviews of over 2,200 personality, developmental, educational, speech and hearing, sensory motor, and other commercially-available tests. Maximum 4 users.
Mergent Horizon Current Full Text
Allows users to map companies to products and services with Mergent's hierarchical classification system and to create analytical reports about companies and industries.
Mergent Online Current Full Text
Contains both public and private U.S. and international company data provided by insight from Dun and Bradstreet, summary equity reports for North American stocks, and global industry reports.
METADEX 1966 - present
Covers materials science research including steels, metals, alloys, compounds and metal matrix composites. Can be searched as part of Materials Research Database.
Contains selective annotated list of fiction and nonfiction books for young adults in grades five through nine, along with review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists.
Military & Government Collection Coverage varies Full Text
Provides access to periodicals, academic journals, primary source material, images and current news related to all branches of the military.
MLA Bibliography 1926 - present
Indexes critical scholarship on literature, language, linguistics and folklore. Coverage includes journal articles, series, monographs, dissertations, bibliographies, proceedings and other materials.  Our provider of this database has recently changed from Gale to ProQuest, so please enjoy an old friend with new appearance and functionality.
Contains diaries, journals, and narratives of explorers, emigrants, military men, Native Americans, and travelers about Appalachia.
Music Online 1400 - Present Full Text
Includes streaming audio collections of American Song, Classical Music Library, Contemporary World Music, Jazz Music Library and Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries.
NAACP Papers (ProQuest History Vault) Coverage Varies Full Text
ProQuest and the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) have teamed up to digitize the association’s archives, bringing one of the most famous records of the civil rights movement to the online world. The collection is nearly two million pages of internal memos, legal briefings, and direct action summaries from national, legal, and branch offices throughout the country.
Provides summaries of U.S. and international publications related to criminal and juvenile justice research, policy and practice, as well as drug control. Produced by the Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice.
A survey of world nations and their cultures, with an added emphasis on business culture within different nations.  Each country's profile provides detailed coverage of more than 100 topics each, including the nation's culture, currency, economy, food, greetings, holidays, human rights, language, stereotypes, weather, and much more.  
Naxos Music Library Current Full Text
Contains over 75,000 digital recordings of classical music, opera, jazz and folk music, plus full-text music notes, composer biographies and other educational content. Maximum 15 users.
NetLibrary E-Books Publication dates vary Full Text
The NetLibrary collection is now accessible via Ebsco. Please see the Ebsco E-Book Collection link above.
Neurosciences Abstracts Coverage varies
Covers all aspects of vertebrate and invertebrate neuroscience. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences.
Contains full-text articles and photos in The New York Times from the first issue in 1851, as digitized by ProQuest Historical Newspapers.
Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more with the largest collection of full-text U.S. newspapers. Includes staff-written articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections.
Newspaper Source Plus Mid-1990s - present Full Text
Contains full text for national and international newspapers.
Contains annotations, review excerpts, and grade levels for over 3,000 multimedia resources, games and simulations for school and public libraries.
Under the leadership of P.B. Young, the “Dean of the Negro Press,” The Norfolk Journal and Guide became one of the best researched and written newspapers of its era, with a circulation of more than 80,000 by the 1940s. It argued against restrictive covenants, rallied against lynching, encouraged blacks to vote, supported improvements to city streets and water systems, and more.
Provides detailed perspectives on innovative cloning and sequencing strategies. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences.
Includes conditions and diseases, patient education resources, drug information, continuing education, lab & diagnosis detail, best practice guidelines, and much more.
Oceanic Abstracts 1981 - present
Abstracts material from the worldwide technical literature pertaining to marine biology and physical oceanography, fisheries, aquaculture, non-living resources, meteorology and geology, plus environmental, technological, and legislative topics.
Covers every aspect of oncogene research into the molecular basis of malignant transformations. Can be searches as part of Biological Sciences & AIDS and Cancer Research Abstracts
Oxford English Dictionary 1989 edition with revisions Full Text
Contains the entire text of the 22-volume Oxford English Dictionary, second edition, with quarterly updates of new and revised words.
Oxford Islamic Studies Online Coverage varies Full Text
Includes reference content and commentary by renowned scholars in areas such as global Islamic history, concepts, people, practices, politics, and culture.
Oxford Reference Online Various editions Full Text
Contains searchable full text of over 200 Oxford University Press current reference books on a broad range of topics, including bilingual and subject-specific dictionaries as well as world maps and flags.
Oxford University Press Journals Coverage varies by journal Full Text
Provides searchable database of journals from science, technical, professional, medical, humanities, arts and social science disciplines, including many full text articles.
Abstracts more than 480,000 articles, books, conference proceedings, government documents, book chapters, and statistical directories about global public policy and social issues.
PapersFirst 1993 - present
Indexes papers from every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop, and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre.
Periodicals Archive Online 1802-2000 Full Text
Includes an archive of historically significant journals in the arts, humanities, and social sciences. See also Periodicals Index Online for a comprehensive search of the scholarship on a topic.
Provides an international multidisciplinary index to journals in the arts, humanities, and the social sciences. See also Periodicals Archive Online for full-text articles for some of the journals. Maximum 10 concurrent users.
Philanthropy In/Sight Current Full Text
Provides an interactive mapping tool that combines the Foundation Center Funding Information Network's data on grantmakers and their grants with familiar Google maps. Users must access from within Library.
Philosopher's Index 1940 - present
Indexes and abstracts articles and books on philosophy and related fields, including ethics, aesthetics, social philosophy, political philosophy, epistemology, and metaphysic logic. Maximum 4 users.
Indexes journals, conference proceedings, bulletins and book reviews on a wide range of physical education topics, including kinesiology, coaching, dance, physical therapy, recreation, sports, and training.
Indexes worldwide literature on post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental health sequalae of traumatic events. Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs.
Plant Science 1993 - present
Abstracts the scientific literature on plant science, focusing on all plant scientific aspects, especially on pathology, symbiosis, biochemistry, genetics, biotechnology, techniques and environmental biology. (Also in Biological Sciences)
This online edition of CQ's comprehensive print reference resource offers definitive source for information on members of the U.S. Congress and their districts. Designed for use by political professionals, government officials, students, scholars, and interested citizens, it contains in-depth profiles of every member as well as data on their constituencies, apportionment, and redistricting.
Polling the Nations 1986 - present Full Text
Contains questions and responses from over 14,000 national, state, and local surveys conducted by over 700 polling organizations in the U.S. and 100 other countries, searchable by topic or keyword.
Pollution Abstracts 1981 - present
Covers scientific research and government policies on polution. Can be searched as part of Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management.
ProceedingsFirst 1993 - present
Indexes proceedings (over 19,000 citations) of every congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received at The British Library.
Project Muse Coverage varies by journal Full Text
Provides full text of articles from nearly 200 journal titles in the humanities and social sciences, with full searching capabilities. Project Muse is provided by Johns Hopkins University Press.
PsycARTICLES (APA Journals) Coverage varies by journal Full Text
Provides full-text access to over 90 journals published by the American Psychological Association.
PsycBOOKS Coverage varies Full Text
Contains searchable full text of over 1,700 books published by the APA and others, including classic out-of-print texts and the Encyclopedia of Psychology.
Provides access to scholarly journals covering topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.
PsycINFO 1872 - present
Abstracts the professional and academic literature in psychology and related disciplines including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, and other areas. Contains full text for some articles.
This repository for ready-to-use tests and measures from the APA features instruments that are relevant to psychology and related fields, such as psychiatry, education, medicine, business, social work and more.  Updated monthly.    
Indexes popular US magazines covering more than 100 years of American cultural history. For more current Readers' Guide indexing, see Wilson OmniFile Full Text Select (1994 - present).
Regional Business News 1985 - present Full Text
Contains full text for more than 50 regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications).
Religion & Psychology Collection Early 1900s - present Full Text
Contains full text journal articles covering topics such as world religions, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.
Richmond Daily Dispatch (Civil War) November 1860 - December 1865 Full Text Open Access
Provides full-text of the Daily Dispatch for the Civil War years in an on-going digitization project as well as a brief Civil War period history and chronology.
Richmond Times Dispatch 8/19/1985 - Current Full Text
Online access to Richmond Times Dispatch articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections, from August 19, 1985 to current.
Risk Abstracts 1990 - present
Encompasses risk arising from industrial, technological, environmental, and other sources, with an emphasis on assessment and management of risk. Can be searched as part of Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management.
Safari Tech Books Online 1996 - present Full Text
Provides full text of over 9,000 technology books from major IT publishers, including O'Reilly, QUE, New Riders, Peachpit, Pearson, Sam and more. Browse by category or search by keyword or code fragment.
Salem Literature (Masterplots) Current edition Full Text
Provides plot synopses and brief critical evaluations of selected English-language and world literature translated into English, from the 4th edition (2011).
Salud en Espanol Coverage varies Full Text
Spanish-language version of Consumer Health Complete.
Contains essays, key research, primary sources, timelines, video clips and images related to Black studies. Developed in collaboration with the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture and the New York Public Library.
Current edition of the Sears thesaurus of subject terminology for small and medium sized libraries, including links to Dewey Decimal Classification numbers and MARC display.
Contains selective annotated list of fiction and nonfiction books for young adults in grades nine through twelve, along with review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists.
Shakespeare Collection 1500's to present Full Text
Provides reference data, full-text scholarly periodicals, reprinted criticism, primary source material such as the Prompt Books and the Gordon Crosse Theatrical Diary, and the full-text annotated works from The Arden Shakespeare.
Short Story Index 1984 - present
Indexes over 4,000 collections of over 76,000 short stories, searchable by author, title, date, literary technique, theme, locale or genre. Includes full text of 1,600 stories. Maximum 1 user.
Abstracts current research on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.
Sociological Abstracts 1963 - present
Abstracts journal articles from over 1,700 serial publications, books, book chapters, dissertations, and conference papers in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
Covers aspects of theory, production, and application of solid state materials and devices.
Provides 3D anatomy views of the head and neck including facial muscles, tongue, oral and nasal cavities, larynx, pharynx, ear and nerves.  Maximum 5 concurrent users.
SPORTDiscus 1975 - present
Indexes information on sports medicine, exercise physiology, biomechanics, psychology, training techniques, coaching, physical education, physical fitness, active living, recreation, history, facilities and equipment. Maximum 12 users.
Explores all aspects of sustainable development, human population and demography topics. Can be searched as part of Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management.
Teacher Reference Center Coverage varies
Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.
Teacher's Domain Coverage varies Full Text Open Access
Multimedia, lesson plans and K-12 curriculum support from NOVA, American Experience, and other public television productions and partners. Requires free account.
TeachingBooks.net Current Full Text
Contains multimedia resources about fiction and non-fiction books used in the K-12 teaching environment, including book guides, book readings, and author web sites.
Captures 19th-, 20th-, and early 21st-century history, literature, culture, business, art and architecture from the Times (London) perspective.
The W. B. Yeats Collection 1885-1995 Full Text
Consists of the major works of W.B. Yeats in all genres, including poetry, plays, criticism and fiction, published between 1885 and 1995.
Toxicology Abstracts 1981 - present
Covers issues from social poisons and substance abuse to natural toxins, from legislation and recommended standards to environmental issues. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences and Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management.
Toxline 1950 - present
Abstracts journal articles, monographs, technical reports, and more on toxicology, pesticides, environmental pollutants, and mutagens and teratogens. (Also in Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management)
Provides detailed, comprehensive, and authoritative information on periodicals published throughout the world.
Provides reports, analysis, and safety ranks on 1700 stocks covered by the Value Line Investment Survey Standard Edition. Maximum 3 users.
Vente et Gestion Coverage varies Full Text
Contains full text French language business journals covering topics such as accounting, tax, administration, marketing, logistics, technology and others.
Provides finding aids to manuscript and archival collections as well as information about historical materials that document Virginia History and culture from 1607 to the present.
Virginia Historical Newspapers 1750 - 1880 Full Text
Access to over 70 Virginia newspapers from as early as 1750 to as late as 1880. Date ranges for each title vary.
Provides coverage of virology in humans, animals, and plants with topics ranging from replication cycles to oncology to AIDS. Can be searched as part of Biological Sciences & AIDS and Cancer Research Abstracts.
Known for its comprehensive political reporting, first-rate photo essays, Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial writing, and unmatched investigative reporting, the historical Washington Post (1877-1993) is an unparalleled resource for today’s budding journalists, political historians, and students of government.
Covers the characteristics, conservation, control, pollution, treatment, use and management of water resources. Can be searched as part of Environmental Sciences & Pollution Management.
The Science Citation Index is a multidisciplinary database, with searchable author abstracts, covering the journal literature of the sciences. It indexes 5,300 major journals across 164 scientific disciplines, with all cited references captured.
Wiley Online Library Coverage varies by journal Full Text
Provides full text of over 1,300 journals published by Wiley, including former Blackwell titles, on a variety of science, social science, business and humanities topics.
Wilson OmniFile Full Text Select 1994 - present Full Text
Provides full text, indexing and abstracts for 1,340 multidisciplinary magazines and journals.
Witchcraft in Europe and America 1500 - 1930 Full Text
Includes classic texts, anti-persecution writings, legal and church documents, transcripts of trials and exorcisms and other documents, primarily in English, Latin or German.
Women Working, 1870-1930 1870 - 1930 Full Text Open Access
Contains digitized books, images and manuscripts related to women's roles in the US economy between the Civil War and the Great Depression, from the Harvard University Library Open Collections Program.
Provides citations for journals, newspapers, books, and other feminist scholarship in areas such as sociology, history, political science, public policy, international relations, art, business and education.
World Almanac Current Full Text
Contains biographies, encyclopedia entries, facts and statistics on a wide range of subjects.
Provides annotations to books, articles, book reviews, dissertations, theatrical productions, reviews of productions, audiovisual materials, electronic media, and other scholarly and popular materials related to Shakespeare.
WorldCat Current
Contains over 30 million records of any type of material cataloged by libraries worldwide. Includes manuscripts written as early as the 11th century.

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