ABC-CLIO E-book Collection via ABC-CLIO
Coverage: It is a collection of complete all searchable by keyword, subject, author, title, or any Boolean search method. It includes the series Daily Life Through History, Critical Companions to Popular Contemporary Authors, Historic Events of the 20th Century, Literature in Context, as well as American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography.
ABI/INFORM Complete via ProQuest
Coverage: Business research from journals, trade publications, market research reports, dissertations, and working papers.
Academic Search Complete via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Featuring thousands of full-text journals, this scholarly collection offers unmatched coverage of information spanning a broad range of important areas of academic study including: anthropology, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, geology, law, materials science, mathematics, music, pharmaceutical sciences, physics, psychology, religion & theology, veterinary science, women's studies, zoology, and many other fields.
Coverage: Statistical, analytical and mapping tool designed to aid economic and community development decision making.
AccessScience via McGraw-Hill
Coverage: 9,000+ encyclopedia articles and research updates, plus videos, animations, charts, and images, as well as biographies of scientists.
Access World News via NewsBank
Coverage: Find diverse global perspectives on topics related to controversial issues, the environment, health, education, science, the arts, literature, business, economics, criminal justice, and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, periodicals, videos and web-only content.
Coverage: It makes available vast quantities of archived historical information, previously furnished only on microfilm. Its primary source material has been selected to reflect a broad view of the times, and has been assembled into databases with a strict attention to detail allowing access to specific information with pinpoint accuracy. Its full text search capability and digital imaging permits the user to search and manipulate information in ways never before possible.
Poetry via Chadwyck-Healey
Coverage: Nearly 3,000 poems written by African-American
poets in the late eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.
Indexed from 1750 to 1900.
African American Music Reference via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: African American Music Reference contains 50,000 pages that offers the first comprehensive coverage of blues, jazz, spirituals, civil rights songs, slave songs, minstrelsy, rhythm and blues, gospel, and other forms of black American musical expression. This release includes 3,323 essays and images from 84 sources, over 23,603 pages.
AHFS Consumer Medication Information via EBSCOhost
Coverage: AHFS Consumer Medication Information is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers.
History and Life via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It is the definitive index of literature covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. With indexing for 1,700 journals from 1964 to present, this database is without question the most important bibliographic reference tool for students and scholars of U.S. and Canadian history. It also includes citations and links to book and media reviews. Strong English-language journal coverage is balanced by an international perspective on topics and events, including abstracts in English of articles published in more than 40 languages.
Poetry via Chadwyck-Healey
Coverage: Over 40,000 poems by more than 200
American poets from the Colonial Period to the early
twentieth century. Indexed from 1600 to 1900.
American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography via ABC-CLIO
Coverage: A collection of the life histories of former slaves in the United States compiled through nearly 4,000 interviews with ex-slaves.
American Song via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: American Song is a history database that allows people to hear and feel the music from America's past. The database includes songs by and about American Indians, miners, immigrants, slaves, children, pioneers and cowboys. Included in the database are the songs of Civil Rights, political campaigns, Prohibition, the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, anti-war protests and more.
America's News Magazines via NewsBank
Coverage: It is a collection of 26 full-text magazines, covering general news, business, entertainment, lifestyle, and sports.
ArchiveGrid via OCLC FirstSearch
Coverage: ArchiveGrid provides online access to nearly a million descriptions of archival collections held by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide. Features detailed, archival collection descriptions written by archivists, a powerful search engine, & a user friendly interface.
Art & Architecture Complete via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It provides full-text coverage of 380 periodicals and more than 220 books. In addition, it offers cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 780 academic journals, magazines and trade publications, as well as for over 230 books. It also provides selective coverage for 70 additional publications and an Image Collection of over 63,000 images provided by Picture Desk and others. This database covers a wide variety of pertinent subjects, including antiques, art and art history, interior and landscape design, and much more.
Art & Architecture in Video via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: It delivers over 500 hours of documentaries and interviews illustrating the theory and practice of a variety of art forms and providing the context necessary for critical analysis. Ideal for both undergraduate and graduate courses, the works within this collection offer a dynamic tool to enhance understanding of visual media.
Art Index via EBSCOhost
Coverage: This database offers indexing of an international array of peer-selected publications—now with expanded coverage of Latin American, Canadian, Asian and other non-Western art, new artists, contemporary art, exhibition reviews, and feminist criticism. In addition to articles, this database indexes reproductions of works of art that appear in indexed periodicals.
Coverage: An educational resource from the North Carolina Museum of Art. Explore works of art that are teachable across disciplines and grade levels. Includes lesson plans, concept maps and portfolios.
Arts & Humanities Citation Index via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: This index is a multidisciplinary
database covering the journal literature of the arts
and humanities. It indexes 1,144 of the world's leading
arts and humanities journals, as well as covering individually
selected, relevant items from over 6,800 major science
and social science journals. Provides access to current
information and retrospective data from 1975 forward.
Coverage: More than one million images. Interdisciplinary collections in the arts, architecture, humanities, and social sciences. It has more than 150 outstanding collections, including: The Museum of Modern Art, The Illustrated Bartsch, Berlin State Museums, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Magnum Photos, Bodleian Library (University of Oxford), ART on FILE: Contemporary Architecture, Urban Design, and Landscape, National Gallery, Washington, DC, Natural History Museum, London, Scala Archives, Erich Lessing Culture and Fine Arts Archives, Latin American Art (Colección Patricia Phelps de Cisneros), QTVR Panoramas of World Architecture (Columbia University), Asian Art Photographic Distribution (AAPD) (University of Michigan).
ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts via ProQuest
Coverage: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts on the Web is an indexing and abstracting tool covering health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations and education. Updated monthly, ASSIA provides a comprehensive source of social science and health information for the practical and academic professional. ASSIA currently contains over 375,000 records from over 500 journals published in 16 different countries, including the UK and US.
Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collection via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: It delivers, for the first time online, more than three hundred important dramatic works in streaming audio from the curated archive of the nation’s premiere radio theatre company. The plays - which include some of the most significant dramatic literature of the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries - are performed by leading actors from around the world and recorded specifically for online listening. Specialized indexing at the track level for over half of these recordings links individual segments of plays to specific academic disciplines and subject keywords. This allows researchers to find relevant scenes that touch on subjects in the humanities, social sciences, theatre, hard sciences, law, medicine, and virtually every other field of study.
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Coverage: Digital collections of books, images, articles, audio and video from leading publishers and archives around the world.
Bills from the NC General Assembly
Coverage: Links for Bill Look-Up and Full Text Search of bills from 1997 to present; Session Law/Chaptered Bill Search; Tips for Finding Bills; Simple Bill Inquiry; and much more legislation information.
Biography Reference Center via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It offers a comprehensive collection of more than 461,000 full-text biographies, including the complete full-text run of Biography Today and Biography, as well as thousands of narrative biographies that are not available in other databases. In addition to keyword searching, users can also locate biographies of interest by browsing more than 30 genre categories, including actors, authors, composers, explorers, figures relevant to U.S. & world history, inventors, musicians, Presidents of the United States, current world leaders and many others.
| Biological Abstracts via Ovid SilverPlatter Company
Coverage: Provides comprehensive coverage of worldwide journal literature in the life sciences from 1995 to present. Subjects include anatomy, biochemistry, biophysics, botany, cell biology, ecology, evolution, genetics, human biology, microbiology, physiology, reproduction, and zoology.
Biological Abstracts/Reports, Reviews, & Meetings (BA/RRM) via Ovid SilverPlatter Company
|Coverage: Provides the same coverage as Biological Abstracts with bibliographic references to meeting papers, books and chapters, review articles, and U. S. patents.
BIOSIS Previews via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: BIOSIS Previews is the world's most comprehensive reference database for life science research. It covers original research reports and reviews in traditional biological and biomedical areas. It also covers references to primary journal literature on vital biological research, medical research findings, and discoveries of new organisms.
Black Drama via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: It contains approximately 1,462 plays by 233 playwrights, together with detailed, fielded information on related productions, theaters, production companies, and more. The database also includes selected playbills, production photographs and other ephemera related to the plays.
Books@Ovid via Ovid SilverPlatter Company
Coverage: Books@Ovid supports your research needs by combining classic and groundbreaking titles in a wide range of subject areas—including the world's largest online collection of core clinical texts—with the industry-leading search and discovery capabilities of the Ovid interface. Get anytime, anywhere online access to your essential textbooks. And as you link seamlessly between chapters, topics and referenced websites, as you browse the table of contents, Books@Ovid transforms research information into knowledge.
Business Link North Carolina via NC Government Resources
Coverage: The Business ServiCenter has been established by the North Carolina Department of Commerce in partnership with the Small Business and Technology Development Center (SBTDC), the North Carolina Community College System, and the North Carolina Industrial Extension Service. Industry specialists offer advice about existing programs and resources that are designed to improve the profitability of companies.
Source Complete via EBSCOhost
Coverage: This business resource exceeds all other databases available in terms of its premium content of peer-reviewed, business related journals. Included as part of the comprehensive coverage offered by Business Source Complete are indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals, dating back as far as 1886. In addition, searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,300 journals. It is the overwhelmingly superior database for full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.
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CAB Abstracts via Institute for Scientific Information
Coverage: ISI CAB Abstracts provides authoritative research information on agriculture, environment and all related applied science disciplines. It use CAB Thesaurus, CABICODES and CAB Registry Numbers. It explore data from journals, books, proceedings, monographs, technical reports, and more. Its backfiles available to 1910.
Cabell's International via Cabell Publishing, Inc.
Coverage: Cabells is the complete source for journal info, evaluation metrics, and submission details-for universities of any size. Real impact starts with finding the right audience.
CAMIO via OCLC
Coverage: Provides rights-cleared, high-quality art images for class projects, art history and studio art programs, course Web sites, lectures, presentations, and research resources.
Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database via ProQuest
Coverage: Articles spanning Canadian agriculture, business and economics, education, government and politics, health sciences, history, literature, medical sciences, social sciences, and more, including scholarly content.
Canadian Newsstream via ProQuest
Coverage: Over 300 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features.
Internet Tax Research NetWork via Commerce Clearinghouse
Coverage: State, federal and international
news on taxation.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) via NC LIVE
Coverage: Resources about diseases, conditions and other special topics, with health immunizations and recommendations for travelers worldwide.
Centros para el Control y Prevencion de Enfermedades
Coverage: Información y recursos para mantener la salud y prevenir enfermedades.
The Chicago Manual of Style Online
Coverage: It provides information on manuscript preparation, punctuation, spelling, quotations, captions, tables, abbreviations, references, bibliographies, notes, and indexes, with sections on journals and electronic media.
The Chronicle of Higher Education
Coverage: It is published every weekday and is the top destination for news, advice, and jobs for people in academe. The Chronicle's Web site features the complete contents of the latest issue; daily news and advice columns; thousands of current job listings; articles published since September 1989; vibrant discussion forums; and career-building tools such as online CV management, salary databases, and more.
CINAHL Plus w/Full Text via EBSCOhost
Coverage: This comprehensive research database provides full text for over 700 nursing and allied health journals indexed in the CINAHL database, and includes a higher number of records, additional journals, records dating back to 1937 and expanded content. Additional materials included in CINAHL Plus with Full Text include Evidence-Based Care Sheets and Quick Lessons which provide concise overviews of diseases and conditions and outline the most effective treatment options.
Classical Music Library via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Classical Music Library is an ever-growing database of classical music recordings for listening and learning in libraries. The collection includes recordings from the world's greatest labels including Hyperion, Bridge Records, Sanctuary Classics, Artemis-Vanguard, Hänssler Classic, Vox and many more. Coverage includes music written from medieval times to the present, including many contemporary composers. Repertoire ranges from vocal and choral music, to chamber, orchestral, solo instrumental, and opera.
Classical Music Reference Library via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Classical Music Reference Library brings together more than 30,000 pages of essential reference materials, spanning the entire history of Western classical music, in a unified online database. Included are the authoritative reference titles Baker's Dictionary of Music, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, and Baker's Student Encyclopedia of Music, which are available for the first time in electronic form.
Classical Scores Library via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Classical Scores Library will contain 400,000 pages of the most important classical scores and manuscripts, allowing for the study and analysis of more than 15,000 scores.
Communication & Mass Media Complete via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Communication & Mass Media Complete provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a research and reference resource of unprecedented scope and depth encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline. CMMC offers cover-to-cover ("core") indexing and abstracts for more than 420 journals, and selected ("priority") coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of more than 600 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for 301 journals. Many major journals have indexing, abstracts, PDFs and searchable cited references from their first issues to the present (dating as far back as 1915). CMMC contains a sophisticated Communication Thesaurus and comprehensive reference browsing (i.e. searchable cited references for peer-reviewed journals covered as "core"). In addition, CMMC features over 3,000 Author Profiles, providing biographical data and bibliographic information, and covering the most prolific, most cited, and most frequently searched for authors in the database.
COMPUSTAT (Research Insight) via Standard & Poor's Corp.
NOTE: Accessible only on the NCCU campus. Disks are in the School of Business.
Coverage: Time series financial and market
information through three databases: COMPUTAT (North
America), COMPUSTAT (Global), and Daily Prices. Analyzes
over 11,000 active U.S. and Canadian companies, over
10,000 inactive companies, and more than 15,000 global
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: It helps researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide. This resource offers a complete view of conference proceedings and their impact on global research, letting you use cited reference searching to track emerging ideas and new research beyond what is covered in the journal literature. It covers the sciences subject.
Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Science & Humanities via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: Helps researchers access the published literature from the most significant conferences, symposia, seminars, colloquia, workshops, and conventions worldwide. This resource offers a complete view of conference proceedings and their impact on global research, letting you use cited reference searching to track emerging ideas and new research beyond what is covered in the journal literature. It covers the social sciences and humanities.
Contemporary World Music via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Contemporary World Music delivers the sounds of all regions from every continent. The database will contain important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz, and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku, and more.
Almanac via CQ
Coverage: The acclaimed source for the best coverage and analysis of U.S. congressional legislation from 1945 to today is now available in a powerful, easy-to-navigate online edition. CQ Almanac is renowned for its in-depth analysis of the path legislation takes through Congress, including how bills are changed, derailed, or ultimately passed during an annual session of Congress.
Electronic Library via CQ
Coverage: CQ Electronic Library provides access
to over 3,000 journals, magazines and newspapers
articles on current and controversial issues.
Historic Documents via CQ
Coverage: It contains more than 32,000 print pages since 1972—provides rich depth of content and an ever-expanding area of coverage. These documents range from presidential speeches, international agreements, and Supreme Court decisions to U.S. governmental reports, scientific findings, and cultural discussions.
CQ Magazine via CQ Press
Coverage: Complete source for expert coverage of the U.S. Congress: status of bills,
votes and amendments, floor and committee activity, and back room maneuvering.
Political Handbook of the World via CQ
Coverage: With more than 200 entries on countries and territories throughout the world, it is the most authoritative source for finding complete facts and analysis on each country’s governmental and political makeup. It is renowned for its extensive coverage of all major and minor political parties and groups in each political system around the world. It also provides names of key ambassadors and international memberships of each country, plus profiles of over 75 intergovernmental organizations.
CQ Politics in America via CQ Press
Coverage: It is an essential resource for any collection that serves readers who want authoritative information on the members of the 110th Congress. The profiles of the 535 members plus the delegates offer concise and candid analysis of personalities, political styles, legislative agendas, political ambitions, and reputations of members at home and on Capitol Hill. Detailed state and district information plus a wealth of information and data on campaign finance, partisan caucuses, standing committees, and other member facts round out the book.
CQ Researcher Online via CQ Press
Coverage: The CQ Researcher provides original, comprehensive reporting and analysis
on issues shaping our world. Each 12,000-word report is a unique work, investigated and
written by a seasoned journalist. Published 44 times a year, CQ Researcher reports offer
in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics
in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the U.S.
CQ Supreme Court Yearbook via CQ Press
Coverage: The CQ Supreme Court Yearbook provides valuable in-depth coverage on every decision of the nation's highest court since 1989. It offers:
- Year-end overviews of Supreme Court terms from 1989-2005
- Case summaries of every opinion written during each court term
- Essays on the most significant cases from each year and the trends in each term
- Useful tables and figures on voting patterns and constitutional law
- Supreme Court Yearbook Series Online Edition features easy-to-use search and browse functions that make navigation fast and simple
CQ Vital Stats in Amer Politics via CQ Press
Coverage: It is a powerful tool for researching statistical data on politics on the United States. It offers users a wealth of data on elections and political parties, public opinion and voting, the media, the military, social and economic, policy, and much more. This new online resource features advanced data-export and download capabilities using Microsoft Excel® and other comma-separated variable formats that allow for easier statistical analysis.
CQ Washington Information Directory via CQ Press
Coverage: WID is the essential one-stop source for information on U.S. governmental and non-governmental organizations. It provides capsule descriptions that help users quickly and easily find the right person at the right organization. WID provides contact information for:
- Congress and federal agencies
- Governors and other state officials
- U.S. and foreign diplomats
Coverage: Credo covers every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference. It provides online versions of 490+ published reference works from over 70 publishers, including general and specialist dictionaries and encyclopedias.
Criminology via Sage
Coverage: It covers such subjects as Criminal justice, Juvenile Delinquency, Juvenile Justice, Corrections, Penology, Policing, Forensic Psychology, and Family and Domestic Violence.
Current Chemical Reactions via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: It delivers the latest synthetic methods reported in over 100 of the world's leading organic chemistry journals. Each reaction provides complete reaction diagrams,critical conditions, bibliographic data, and author abstracts.
Current Contents Connect via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: 1998 to the present. It covers agriculture, behavioral sciences, clinical medicine, life sciences, computer, technology, electronics, engineering and art & humanities.
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Dance Online: Dance in Video via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: It contains dance productions and documentaries by the most influential performers and companies of the 20th century. Selections cover ballet, tap, jazz, contemporary, experimental, and improvisational dance, as well as forerunners of the forms and the pioneers of modern concert dance.
D & B Business Browser (formerly OneSource) via NC LIVE
Coverage: In-depth business information on companies in North America, United Kingdom, Europe, Asia-Pacific as well as emerging markets, with the ability to search for companies by name, by geography or across industries.
DigitalNC via NC LIVE
Coverage: Explore the history and culture of North Carolina through original materials from cultural heritage repositories across the state.
Direction of Trade Statistics via International Monetary Fund
NOTE: Accessible only on the NCCU campus. Disks are in the School of Business.
Coverage: A CD-ROM database containing data on the value of merchandise exports and imports between each country and all its trading partners.
Directory of Open Access Journals
Coverage: Directory of Open Access Journals is a service that indexes and provides access to quality-controlled Open Access Journals and their articles. The Directory aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use an appropriate quality control system, and it will not be limited to particular languages or subject areas.
Dissertations & Theses Global via ProQuest
Coverage: Includes over 2 million master's theses and dissertations, with over 60,000 titles added every year. It's a great resource for researchers in a wide variety of fields.
Dove Medical Press
Coverage: Provides access to Open access peer-reviewed scientific and medical journals.
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eBook Collection via EBSCOHost
Coverage: Provides easy access to the full text of more than 10,000 reference, scholarly, and professional books.
Ebook Central Academic and Public Library Complete via NC LIVE
Coverage: Scholarly titles supporting student and faculty research, and general nonfiction on topics such as school & studying, career development, arts & leisure, and practical life skills.
eBooks on EBSCOhost via NC LIVE
Coverage: Over 26,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.
Note: Here is a link to download Adobe Digital Editions software to view the .acsm file: http://www.adobe.com/solutions/ebook/digital-editions/download.html
ebrary Breast Cancer Searchable Information Center
Coverage: It includes authoritative fact sheets, posters, and other materials resulting from collaboration between librarians at ebrary and other organizations.
ebrary Cyber Bullying Searchable Information Center
Coverage: It includes e-books from leading publishers subsidized by ebrary.
ebrary H1N1(Influenza) Searchable Information Center
Coverage: It contains a growing selection of reports, papers, newsletters, posters, and other important materials from government agencies and other trusted sources.
ebrary Library and KM Center
Coverage: It includes e-books from leading publishers subsidized by ebrary. Also includes a collection from Dr. Allen McKiel, Dean of Library and Media Services at Western Oregon University.
ebrary Natural Disaster and Extreme Weather Searchable Information Center
Coverage: It contains information on natural disasters and extreme weather.
EBSCOhost Research Databases via EBSCOHost
Coverage: Provides a listing of all databases available through the EBSCOhost interface. Also provides links to individual databases. You may select multiple databases and search them simultaneously.
Education Research Complete via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Education Research Complete is the definitive online resource for education research. This massive file offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full text education journals. It is a bibliographic and full text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete also covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,780 journals, as well as full text for more than 870 journals. This database also includes full text for 71 books and monographs, and full text for numerous education-related conference papers.
Coverage: It is the independent, nonprofit publisher of Education Week and other high-quality print and online products on K-12 education. EPE's mission is to raise awareness and understanding of critical issues facing American schools. Education Week is a reputable resource preparing our future teachers and administrators. Providing critical news and analytics, case study, research and market intelligence in K-12 education.
eLibrary Curriculum Edition via ProQuest
Coverage: This easy-to-use curriculum and reference resource delivers one of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as additional subject-based material.
Coverage: Online version of the popular reference
tool, Encyclopedia Britannica. There are excellent features within Britannica Online Academic Edition:
World Data Analyst ,
Gateway to the Classics,
Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary & Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Quotations, Full-text Journal and Magazine articles from EBSCO and Proquest Journals, BBC & New York Times daily headlines, The Web’s Best, World Atlas, Advanced search capabilities, Extensive video collection, NEW eBook / Primary Sources, and Britannica’s newest "Compare Countries" feature.
Encyclopedia of U.S. Political History
Coverage: Explores the events, policies, activities, institutions, groups, people, and movements that have created and shaped political life in the United States. Provides students, researchers, and scholars the opportunity to examine the political evolution of the United States from the 1500s to the present day. It focus on the following themes of political history:
- The three branches of government
- Elections and political parties
- Legal and constitutional histories
- Political movements and philosophies, and key political figures
- Military politics
- International relations, treaties, and alliances
- Regional histories
Poetry via Chadwyck-Healey
Coverage: Essentially the complete English
poetic canon from 600 to 1900. Over 165,000 poems by
more than 1,250 poets drawn from nearly 4,500 printed
sources. Indexed from 600 to 1900.
Entrepreneurial Studies Source via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It offers users full text for more than 125 key periodicals, 135 reference books, numerous case studies, thousands of company profiles and over 600 videos with transcripts and related articles from the Harvard Faculty Seminar Series and Vator.TV, one of the world's largest social network sites for high-tech entrepreneurs.
Environment Complete via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. It contains more than 2.5 million records from more than 2,200 domestic and international titles going back to 1888 (including over 1,350 active core titles). The database contains full text for more than 920 journals, including many of the most used journals in the discipline, such as Environment (back to 1975), Ecologist, Conservation Biology, etc. Additionally, it provides full text for more than 190 monographs, such as Encyclopedia of World Environmental History (3 volumes), Advances in Water Treatment & Environmental Management, etc
ERIC via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Indexes over 750 journals in the
field of education from 1966 to present. Includes full
text of ERIC Digests from 1967 to present.
ERIC via ProQuest
Coverage: ERIC provides coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs.
ERIC via the US Department of Education
Coverage: Educational journals and documents, including conference papers, policy papers, and documents from a variety of sources.
Essential Science Indicators via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: 1995-Present. Provides Internet access to a unique and comprehensive compilation of essential science performance statistics and science trends. The chief indicators of output, or productivity, are journal article publication counts.
NewsWatch (ENW) via ProQuest
Coverage: It is a current resource of full-text newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press, providing researchers access to essential, often overlooked perspectives.
ExecuComp via Standard & Poor's Corp.
NOTE: Accessible only on the NCCU campus. Located
in the School of Business.
Coverage: Executive Compensation Reports covering
current, historical and total compensation, executive
options and compensation of industry peers, and objective
executive compensation data on the top officers of more
than 2,400 companies.
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Poetry Library via Chadwyck-Healey
Coverage: A collection of some of the most
influential poets of the twentieth century. The Faber
list includes Ted Hughes, Seamus Heaney, T. S. Eliot
and Sylvia Plath covering the seventy year history of
this major publishing house.
FAITS (Faulkner's Advisory for Information Technology Studies)
Coverage: Library of reports covering IT infrastructure, wireless technology, security, data networking, technology vendors, and more. Useful for tracking technology trends, strategic planning, competitive analysis, market awareness, and product/vendor evaluation. FAITS is a comprehensive, one-of-a-kind online technology reports library that was created especially for use by the academic community. Continually updated and fully searchable, FAITS contains hundreds of reports that are clearly written, consistent in format, and easy to understand. Reports are designed to help students, educators, and administrators learn about and keep up with the critical issues, trends, market conditions, products, services, and vendors driving the information technology industry.
FARS (Financial Accounting Research System) via FASB
NOTE: Accessible only on the NCCU campus. Disks are in the School of Business.
Coverage: This database includes Original Pronouncements from the AICPA and FASB, Current Text (including General Standards and Industry Standards), and EITF Abstracts (issues discussed by the Emerging Issues Task Force).
Films On Demand: Digital Educational Video via Infobase Learning via NC LIVE
Coverage: It is a collection of streaming educational films, documentaries, and helpful instructional videos.
Food Science and Technology Abstracts via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: 1969 to present. A source of information on food science, food technology, and human nutrition for professionals working in the food sector at all stages of the food manufacturing cycle. It includes Journals books, conference proceedings, reports, theses, patents and legislation.
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Gale Literary Sources via Gale via NC LIVE
Coverage: Combines Literature Resource Center with Gale Virtual Reference Library in one interface.
Gale PowerSearch via Gale
Coverage: Discover all of the great content available at Gale databases. Search for any term or phrase and find articles from thousands of magazines, journals, newspapers and books along with videos, images and podcast content.
Gale Virtual Reference Library via Gale
Coverage: Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias 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 eBook collection, the content you see may
vary if you use the database at different libraries.
Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: The Garland Encyclopedia of World Music Online is the first comprehensive online resource devoted to music research of all the world's peoples. More than 9,000 pages of material, combined with entries by more than 700 expert contributors from all over the world, make this the most complete body of work focused on world music.
Geological Society of America Bulletin via GSA
Coverage: It is the Society's premier scholarly journal, published continuously since 1890. Fully refereed, each bimonthly issue includes 16–20 papers reporting major research in the traditional, documented, research-paper style. Topics cover the entire range of the earth sciences. GSA Bulletin is profusely illustrated with occasional color and large inserts. A "Discussion and Reply" section facilitates dialog among authors and readers.
Geology via GSA
Coverage: It published since 1973, features rapid publication of about 23 refereed short (four-page) papers each month. Articles cover all earth-science disciplines and include new investigations and provocative topics. Professional geologists and university-level students in the earth sciences use this widely read journal to keep up with scientific research trends. The online forum section facilitates author-reader dialog. Includes color and occasional large-format illustrations on oversized loose inserts.
GeoRef via ProQuest
Coverage: GeoRef is AGI's most comprehensive geosciences database with worldwide coverage growing by more than 100,000 references a year. The database contains over 3 million references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses. ProQuest Deep Indexing: Earth Sciences supplements GeoRef with access to millions of indexed charts, figures, graphs, maps, photographs, and tables from the scholarly research and technical literature.
GeoScienceWorld via GSW
Coverage: A comprehensive Internet resource for research and communications in the geosciences, built on a core database aggregation of peer-reviewed journals indexed, linked, and inter-operable with GeoRef. GSW is a nonprofit corporation formed by a group of leading geoscientific organizations for the purpose of making geoscience research and related information easily and economically available via the Internet. GSW is an unprecedented collaboration of six leading earth science societies and one institute.
Go Ask Alice
Coverage: Answers questions about alcohol & other drugs; emotional health; fitness & nutrition; general health; relationships; and sexual & reproductive health.
Government Employee Telephone Directory
Coverage: NC State Capital Area Telephone Directory online. A searchable alphabetical listing, plus the departmental directory are included.
GPO Access via US Government Publications Office
Coverage: GPO Access is a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to a wealth of important information products produced by the Federal Government. The information provided on this site is the official, published version and the information retrieved from GPO Access can be used without restriction, unless specifically noted. This free service is funded by the Federal Depository Library Program and has grown out of Public Law 103-40, known as the Government Printing Office Electronic Information Enhancement Act of 1993.
GreenFILE via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Scholarly and general interest titles, government documents, and reports related to the topic of ecology.
Greenwood Digital Collection see ABC-CLIO E-book Collection under A
Grove Music Online
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Handbook of Chemistry and Physics
Coverage: It is an excellent e-book of facts about chemistry and physics. It covers virtually every element, every physical formula, and every mathematical table imaginable.
HathiTrust Digital Library
Coverage: HathiTrust Digital Library is a digital preservation repository and highly functional access platform. It provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives.
Health & Wellness Information center
Coverage: It integrates NC LIVE and NC Health Info resources in order to give users an improved browsing and search environment for health-related information.
Coverage: Journals, magazines, and medical dictionaries on minority health, as well as prevention and self-care on a variety of topics such as pregnancy, HIV, diabetes, women's health, and more.
HealthFinder en espanol
Coverage: Noticias y herramientas interactivas para mantenerse saludable con información de organizaciones gubernamentales.
Health Science: A SAGE Full-Text Collection
Coverage: Social studies of health, public policy, health services & administration, health education, community/public health nursing. 1982-Current.
Source: Consumer Edition via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Provides consumer oriented information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health. Includes searchable full text for over 150 consumer health journals, abstracts and indexing for nearly 175 general health, nutrition and professional health care publications.
Source: Nursing/Academic Edition via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Provides more than 400 scholarly
full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines.
Also featured are abstracts and indexing for over 500
Coverage: Daily newspaper in Durham, North Carolina. International news, stock reports, and state and local news coverage. Lifestyle, feature and entertainment coverage.
Note: Username: shepardlibrary (all lower case with no spacing). Please call (919-530-6473) the Reference Desk for the Herald-Sun password.
HeritageQuest via HeritageQuest
Coverage: Provides libraries with a unique, growing collection of research materials for tracing family history and American culture. Contains original page images for all documents, over 25,000 books, the entire U.S. Federal Census, PERSI™, and other expanding collections.
Hindawi Publishing Open Access
Coverage: Commercial publisher of peer-reviewed journals covering a wide range of academic disciplines.
Abstracts via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It is an exceptional resource that covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women's history, history of education, and more - essential for libraries supporting upper-division and graduate research. This authoritative database provides indexing of more than 1,800 academic historical journals in over 40 languages back to 1955.
Historical Newspapers: Christian Science Monitor, The New
York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post via
Coverage: Includes historical
backfiles of Christian Science Monitor (1908-1998), New York Times (1851-2008),
Wall Street Journal (1889-1994)and Washinton Post (1877-1995).
Historic North Carolina Digital Newspaper Collection via ProQuest
Coverage: Newspapers.com North Carolina Collection. 3.5 million pages of digitized content from over 1,000 NC county newspapers.
History Resource Center: U.S. via Gale Group
It is a diverse, electronic multidimensional collection of uniquely combined current full-text periodicals, multimedia reference articles and overviews and facsimiles of historic documents. It creates a virtual library of the essential tools needed for the study of U.S. history through extensive inter-linking and cross-referencing — modeling the natural multidimensional research process of students.
History Resource Center: World via Gale Group
Coverage: It is the newly updated version of one of out most popular electronic resources. It combines a comprehensive and unique global collection of resources with easy-to-use search functionality supporting undergraduate and high school research and curriculums.
HIV InSite via NC LIVE
Coverage: A project of the University of California, San Francisco AIDS Research Institute.
Designed as a gateway to in-depth information about particular aspects of HIV/AIDS, it provides
numerous links to many authoritative sites.
Home Grown eBooks Collection via NC LIVE
Coverage: A collection of more than 1,000 eBooks from a variety of North Carolina publishers. Includes popular and scholarly nonfiction, novels by well-known NC authors, and award-winning short fiction and poetry.
Humanities International Complete via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Humanities International Complete is a comprehensive database of humanities content, providing full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world. Humanities International Complete provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 1,700 journals and contains more than 1.5 million records. Major subject areas include literature, philosophy, the arts, history, culture and multi-disciplinary humanities titles, with a special emphasis on literature and the literary arts. Title coverage goes back as far as 1929.
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Coverage: IBIS World provides a comprehensive and up-to-date collection of US Industry Research covering more than 700 Industries at the 5-digit NAICS codes. It includes factual and easy-to-use reports on any industry in the US economy.
IEEE xplore Digital Library
Coverage: The IEEE Xplore digital library is a powerful resource for discovery and access to scientific and technical content published by the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) and its publishing partners. IEEE Xplore provides Web access to more than 3-million full-text documents from some of the world's most highly cited publications in electrical engineering, computer science and electronics.
Index Chemicus via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: It provides researchers, administrators, faculty, and students with quick,
powerful access to the chemical compound information they need to find
research data, analyze trends, journals and researchers, and share their
findings. Covering more than 100 of the world's leading organic chemistry journals, it is text- and substructure-searchable, and offers full graphical summaries, important reaction diagrams, and complete bibliographic information.
Index to Legal Periodicals & Books Full Text via EBSCOhost
Coverage: An excellent resource for attorneys, educators, business people, law librarians, students, paralegals and others involved with the law, Index to Legal Periodicals and Books Full Text provides complete coverage of the most important English-language legal information, including access to scholarly articles, symposia, jurisdictional surveys, court decisions, legislation, books, book reviews and more.
Index to Legal Periodicals Retrospective: 1908-1981 via EBSCOhost
Coverage: This retrospective database indexes over 750 legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand. Annual surveys of the laws of a jurisdiction, annual surveys of the federal courts, yearbooks, annual institutes, and annual reviews of the work in a given field or on a given topic will also be covered.
Infotrac Newsstand via Gale
Coverage: InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Finally, a one-stop source for the day's news and searchable archives. You can customize your online newspaper database features including search options. With InfoTrac Newsstand, you can search a collection of thousands of national, international, state and local newspapers, then select your own screen appearance, search options and results format.
Inspec via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: 1898 to the present. Produced by the Institution of Electrical Engineers (IEE), Inspec® is the leading English-language bibliographic information service providing access to the world's scientific and technical literature in the fields, Physics, Electrical Engineering, Electronics Communications, Control Engineering, Computers and IT etc.
International Financial Statistics via International
Coverage: IFS is a monthly database produced
by the International Monetary Fund which provides time
series data covering approximately 26,000 economic concepts
which show major economic aggregates used in the analysis
of economic developments and includes data on exchange
rates, balance of payments, banking and financial systems,
fund positions, interest rates, government finance,
international liquidity and banking, national accounts,
employment, population, prices, production, and trade.
International Newsstream via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: International Newsstream provides information from more than 660 of the world's top newspapers, including The Times (London), The Bangkok Post, El Norte, Financial Times, The Guardian, Jerusalem Post, South China Morning Post, The Daily Telegraph, Asian Wall Street Journal, and the BBC Monitoring series of publications.
ISI HighlyCited.com via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: ISIHighlyCited.com is an Internet-based, free-access product that collects the work of the world's most cited and influential researchers. Visits to this Web-based resource will help you gain insight into the body of work that a particular researcher has developed and track its influence across diverse scientific fields.
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Jazz Music Library via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Jazz Music Library from Alexander Street Press offers an extensive collection of online audio recordings to support the teaching and research of jazz and related musical genres, including vocal jazz, bebop, acid jazz, big band music, modern jazz, and more.
Job Openings via NC Government Resources
Coverage: Provides links to North Carolina state government jobs, federal government jobs, the American Job Bank, employer websites, and job fairs.
Journal Citation Reports via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: Journal Citation Reports is a comprehensive and unique resource that allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 7,500 scholarly and technical journals from more than 3,300 publishers in over 60 countries. It is the only source of citation data on journals, and includes virtually all areas of science, technology, and social sciences.
Journals@Ovid via Ovid SilverPlatter Company
Coverage: Includes over 45 essential and highly cited scientific, technical, and medical journals.
Journal of Chemical Education via American Chemical Society
is the world's premier chemical education journal. The journal publishes peer-reviewed articles and related information as a resource to those in the field of chemical education and to those institutions that serve them. JCE typically addresses chemical content, activities, laboratory experiments, instructional methods, and pedagogies. The Journal serves as a means of communication among people across the world who are interested in the teaching and learning of chemistry.
JoVE: Journal of Visualized Experiment (JoVE)
Coverage: Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) is a peer reviewed, PubMed indexed journal devoted to the publication of biological, medical, chemical and physical research in a video format.
Coverage: Archive of over 100 full text scholarly journals in the arts and sciences. Does not include issues from recent volumes usually the last 2-5 years.
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KidsHealth via NC LIVE
Coverage: KidsHealth is the largest and most-visited site on the Web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence. Created by The Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health Media, the award-winning KidsHealth provides families with accurate, up-to-date, and jargon-free health information they can use.
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Lab Tests Online via NC LIVE
Coverage: Lab Tests Online has been designed to help you, as a patient or family caregiver, to better understand the many clinical lab tests that are part of routine care as well as diagnosis and treatment of a broad range of conditions and diseases. If you are a medical professional, this site can serve as a quick reference tool or as a resource for keeping up with advances in laboratory science.
LawHelpNC via NC LIVE
Coverage: Find information and links about your legal rights, the law, the courts, legal forms and more.
LearningExpress Library via Learning Express
Coverage: Practice Examinations Review Online (Example: GMAT, GRE, MCAT, Praxis, etc.)
Provides an interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results.
LegalTrac via Gale
Coverage: This database finds articles in all major law reviews, law journals, specialty law and bar association journals. Legal newspapers on Federal and State Cases, Laws and Government Regulations, Legal Practice, and legal subjects such as Taxation and International Law. British Commonwealth and European Union cases and law are also included.
1980 - Current.
LexisNexis Academic via LexisNexis
Coverage: Provides full-text documents from over 5,900 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications. These sources include U.S. Federal and State case law, codes, regulations, Shepard's Citations for all U.S. Supreme Court cases back to 1789, company financial information, and industry and market news.
Coverage: Libertas Academica is the publisher of 87 international, peer reviewed scientific, technical and medical journals. 81 of these are open access peer-reviewed journals.
Library Literature & Information Science Full Text via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Reflecting the latest trends in a rapidly evolving field, this database indexes English and foreign-language periodicals, selected state journals, conference proceedings, pamphlets, books, and library school theses, plus over 300 books per year. This invaluable resource delivers full text articles cover to cover from over a hundred select publications. PDF page images of the full text articles bring researchers charts, graphs, photos, and other valuable graphical information. Providing enhanced access to your periodical collection, this database also steers users to valuable information on the Web with hotlinks to sites mentioned in articles.
LISA: Library and Information Science Abstracts via ProQuest
Coverage: It currently abstracts and indexes over 440 periodicals from more than 68 countries and in more than 20 different languages. Subject coverage includes all aspects of librarianship, library users, information retrieval and more.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) with Full Text via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. This database also contains full text for more than 330 journals and nearly 30 full-text monographs including Handbook of Electronic & Digital Acquisitions, Library/Vendor Relationships, Journals of the Century, etc. 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. The thesauri in Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts™ with Full Text includes 6,800 terms, 2,700 of which are preferred terms. This database also includes author profiles. Customers can review information on 5,000 of the frequently indexed authors, such as which subject terms are most commonly applied to their articles, and in which publications the author has been published.
Literary Reference Center Plus via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It is a comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes. It has been specifically designed for public libraries, secondary schools, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research.
Literature Resource Center via Gale Group
Coverage: Articles, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, and biographies covering authors, their works, and literary movements.
Coverage: Mango is the fast, easy, and most effective way to learn to speak a foreign language. It is an online language learning system that teaches real conversation skills for practical communication. Through fun and engaging interactive lessons, Mango makes learning a new language fast, easy and incredibly effective. As you listen to and repeat after native speakers, you'll learn more than just words and phrases. You’ll learn how those pieces can be rearranged and combined to make new thoughts, new conversations, and even more practical communication! In no time at all, you'll be able to navigate all sorts of everyday situations — get directions, order a meal, make new friends — the possibilities are endless!
Note: You must create a free account and profile first and then you will be able to sign in and use Mango Languages.
MarciveWeb Docs via US Government Publications
Coverage: MarciveWeb Docs is a general index
to federal government documents published from 1976
to the present and is updated monthly. It indexes many
types of documents including agency publications, annual
reports, census data, congressional hearings, and statistical
Complete via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It provides full text for more than 2,000 general reference publications with full-text information dating as far back as 1922. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, it also contains full text for nearly 1,000 reference books and over 107,000 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of more than 592,000 photos, maps & flags. MasterFILE Complete offers PDF backfiles* (as far back as 1975) for key publications including American Libraries, Foreign Affairs, History Today, Judaism, Library Journal, National Review, Saturday Evening Post, etc.
MathSciNet via American Mathematical Society
Coverage: MathSciNet is a comprehensive database covering the world's mathematical literature from 1940 to the present.
MayoClinic.com via NC LIVE
Coverage: An excellent consumer source of information. Editors of the site include over 1,200
physicians, scientists, writers and educators at the Mayo Clinic, a non-profit institution with
more than 100 years of history in patient care, medical research and education. The site is an
extension of the Mayo Clinic commitment to provide health education to patients and the
MEDLINE via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: MEDLINE is the premier database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine. It contains over 12 million records of journal articles in all areas of the life sciences, with particular emphasis on biomedicine.
MedlinePlus via National Library of Medicine
|Coverage: MEDLINEplus has extensive information for health professionals and consumers from the National Institutes of Health and other trusted sources on hundreds of diseases and conditions. There are also lists of hospitals and physicians, a medical encyclopedia and dictionaries, health information in Spanish, extensive information on prescription and nonprescription drugs, health information from the media, and links to thousands of clinical trials.
MedlinePlus Drugs & Supplements via National Library of Medicine
|Coverage: Guide to prescription and over-the-counter medications provided by the United States Pharmacopeia.
Merck Manual Consumer Version via NC LIVE
|Coverage: Explains disorders, their symptoms, how they're diagnosed, and how they can be prevented or treated.
Merck Manual Professional Version via NC LIVE
Coverage: Explains disorders, their symptoms, how they're diagnosed, and how they can be prevented or treated. For doctors and medical students.
Coverage: Entitles access to the following products: U.S. Company Data, International Company Data, U.S. Company Archives, International Company Archives, U.S. Annual Reports, International Annual Reports, U.S. Earnings Estimates, International Earnings Estimates, U.S. HSD Equity Pricing (20+ Years History), International HSD Equity Pricing (20+ Years History), Unadjusted Equity Pricing, Mergent Equity Research Reports, Factsheets Plus Institutional Holdings, Insider Trades, Expanded Long-Term Debt, Executive Biographies, Competitor Reports, Industry Reports (North America, Asia Pacific, Europe and Latin America).
Military & Government Collection via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military, this database offers a thorough collection of military titles, trade publications, and news weeklies. Military & Government Collection includes abstracts and indexing for nearly 400 titles providing cover to cover full text for nearly 350. The database also includes full text for 245 pamphlets.
MLA International Bibliography via EBSCOhost
Coverage: The MLA International Bibliography
offers a detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations. Produced by the Modern Language Association, the electronic version of the bibliography dates back to the 1920s and contains over 1.8 million citations from more than 4,400 journals & series and 1,000 book publishers. The indexed materials coverage is international and includes almost 60 titles from J-STOR’s language and literature collection as well as links to full text.
Morningstar Investment Research Center via Morningstar
Coverage: Combines in one timely database all the fund and stock information necessary for in-depth research. In one database, you have comprehensive information on both mutual funds and stocks. And each fund and stock report is loaded with critical data and decisive analysis.
Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute
Coverage: The Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, is a platform for peer-reviewed, scientific open-access journals operated by MDPI AG, based in Basel, Switzerland. MDPI publishes over 110 diverse open access electronic journals.
Music Index Online
Coverage: The Music Index ONLINE edition features over 1.4 million records. The searchable database is updated quarterly with about 100,000 new records added annually. Covering all styles and genres of music. It duly cites book reviews, obituaries, new periodicals, and news and articles about music, musicians, and the music industry.
Music & Performing Arts via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Music Online is the broadest and most comprehensive online music
resource that cross-searches all of following Alexander Street
Press music databases.
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National Cancer Institute via NC LIVE
|Coverage: For the general public, patients, and health professionals, we offer consumer-oriented information on a wide range of topics as well as comprehensive descriptions of our research programs and clinical trials. Scientists will find detailed information on specific areas of research interest and funding opportunities.
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine via NC LIVE
|Coverage: Explores complementary and alternative healing practices such as aromatherapy, acupuncture, and herbal medicine. Offers resources and pamphlets.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts
Coverage: NCJRS Abstracts Database contains summaries of the more than 195,000 criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse resources housed in the NCJRS Library collection.
National Institute of Mental Health via NC LIVE
Coverage: Symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment of various mental illnesses. Included are brochures and information sheets, reports, press releases, and fact sheets.
Natural Medicines via Therapeutic Research Center via NC LIVE
Coverage: Evidence-based reviews on dietary supplements and complementary and alternative medicine therapies including herbs, supplements, vitamins, diets, nutrition, exercise, and complementary practices and modalities.
Nature (1873, 1995-current) via Ovid SilverPlatter Company
Coverage: The world's best science and medicine on your desktop.
NAXOS Music Library
Coverage: The NAXOS Music Library is a comprehensive collection of Classical music. It includes the complete NAXOS and Marco Polo catalogues of over 130,000 tracks, and also includes other genres such as Jazz, Blues, World and Chinese music. It provides biographical information on composers or artists.
. NAXOS Music Library - JAZZ
Coverage: NAXOS Jazz database includes the Fantasy label, which has the world's best variety of Jazz repertoire and offers the very best in Blues and R & B. the database has over 23,00 tracks, 1,800 albums and 500 renowned artists.
NAXOS Sheet Music Library
Coverage: The Naxos Music Library offers members over 45,000 sheet music titles, powered by the largest online digital sheet music store, FreeHandMusic.com. The library service delivers digital sheet music in all classical genres, spanning music from Medieval to the 21st century and composers from Bach to Arvo Part. You can download the music easily and print.
NAXOS Video Library
Coverage: The world's leading Performing Arts DVD distributor brings you an extensive streaming video library of classical music performances, opera, ballet, live concerts and documentaries. Watch the world's greatest opera houses, ballet companies, orchestras and artists perform on demand! Once you subscribe, stream any video in the library from anywhere in the world with an internet connection.
Coverage: Online access to the special collections of North Carolina's libraries, archives, museums, historic sites, and other cultural institutions.
NC Health Info via NC LIVE
Coverage: NC Health Info allows people to search for web sites of local health services across the state of North Carolina. Covering topics from Alzheimer's Disease to yoga, NC Health Info serves to connect people to health services (health care providers, support groups, wellness programs, etc.) in their local community. Through integrated links with MedlinePlus, a
comprehensive consumer health web site from the National Library of Medicine, users can also access quality, up to date information on over 600 health conditions and diseases as well as wellness topics, drug information, and more.
NC LIVE Video Collection via NC LIVE Collections
Coverage: Online videos from PBS including Ken Burns documentaries, Masterpiece Theater, Scientific American, American Experience, and more.
NC Public Schools Statistical Profile via NC LIVE
Coverage: Selected statistical data from the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction on students, personnel and finances. Provides breakdowns by school system and in some appropriate cases by age (grade), race, and gender.
NCpedia via NC LIVE
Coverage: NCpedia provides information about the state, its history, people, government, and educational institutions.
News and Observer
Coverage: Complete full-text content of local
and regional news, including community events, schools,
politics, government policies, cultural activities,
local companies, state industries, and people in the
News and Observer via NewsBank
Coverage: Complete full-text content of local
and regional news, including community events, schools,
politics, government policies, cultural activities,
local companies, state industries, and people in the
NewsBank NewsFile Collection via NewsBank
Coverage: News articles covering social, economic,
environmental, government, sports, the arts, people,
health and science issues and events from more than
500 U.S. regional and national newspapers, wire services,
and broadcasts. 1992-- present.
Source Plus via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Provides abstracts and indexing
1995 to present for: The New York Times, Wall Street
Journal (Eastern and Western editions), Christian Science
Monitor and USA Today. Coverage includes everything
except obituaries (exclusive of famous people), sports
tables, ads/classifieds, stock prices, and weather.
Includes many complete articles from the Christian Science
Monitor from 1995 to present, and some complete articles
from over 100 other U.S. newspapers.
Newswires via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It is a full-text database that contains harvested news from the Associated Press. When a link to a news story is clicked, you are brought to the Detailed Record and HTML Full Text of the story.
New York Times via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Full articles from the New York Times (1980-current).
NIH Senior Health via NC LIVE
Coverage: NIH Senior Health makes aging-related health information easily accessible for family members and friends seeking reliable, easy to understand online health information. This site was developed by the National Institute on Aging (NIA) and the National Library of Medicine (NLM) both part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). In addition, the American Geriatrics Society provides expert and independent review of some of the material found on this web site. Each health topic includes general background information, open-captioned videos, quizzes and frequently asked questions (FAQs). New topics are added to the site on a regular basis.
American Women's Letters and Diaries via Alexander Street
Coverage: Over 150,000 pages of published
letters and diaries plus 4,000 pages of previously unpublished
materials depicting the personal experiences of hundreds
of women. Contains
materials from Colonial times to 1950.
North Carolina Agricultural Statistics Service via NC LIVE
Coverage: Provides statistical information in table, map, and graph format on farm animals, crops, cash receipts, and weather. Comparisons between North Carolina counties and with agricultural products in other states are available.
North Carolina Curriculum via NC LIVE
Coverage: Included are specific Department of Public Instruction goals and objectives for classroom subjects and grade levels for North Carolina. The look-up service provides a convenient way for teachers, administrators, and parents to verify the instructional objectives of the Standard Course of Study at a given grade by subject area.
North Carolina Division of Public Health via NC LIVE
Coverage: Information on health precautions, links to local health departments, how to get birth certificates.
North Carolina Driver's Manual via NC LIVE
Coverage: Includes the full text of the current Department of Motor Vehicles driver's manual in English and Spanish, pictures of road signs, and the Newcomers Guide to Motoring in North Carolina.
North Carolina Education Directory via NC LIVE
Coverage: Contains addresses and phone numbers of every North Carolina public, federal or charter school and public school system, all employees of the Department of Public Instruction, contact information for education organizations, associations, North Carolina commissions, and educational material suppliers.
North Carolina General Assembly via NC LIVE
Coverage: Includes links for finding representatives and senators for both the NCGA and the US Congress by county, district, and Zip code. Also includes maps of voter precincts and a history of the current congressional districts.
North Carolina Homepage via NC LIVE
Coverage: NC @ Your Service is the NC Government portal, and provides comprehensive and online services for citizens, businesses, and state employees of North Carolina.
North Carolina Newspapers via NewsBank
Coverage: The electronic editions of record for valuable local and regional newspapers--all in one easy-to-search database. Each paper provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities, and people in the community. Paid ads are excluded.
North Carolina Periodicals Index via NC LIVE
Coverage: Index of regional publications about a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
North Carolina State Government Publications Collection via NC LIVE
Coverage: Created and maintained by the State Library of North Carolina this digital collection contains current and historical North Carolina state publications. Includes informational brochures and pamphlets, various reports (annual, biennial, technical, statistical, etc.), serials (newsletters, checklists, magazines, etc.), handbooks, studies, and a variety of other information resources produced by North Carolina state government. The focus of the collection is on state government publications from 2002 to current, but also features historical North Carolina publications of enduring value that have been scanned from their original print format. New publications will be added to the collection monthly.
NoveList Plus K-8 EHIS Connector via EBSCOHost
Coverage: It provides access to information on over 30,500 nonfiction titles designed to support the curriculum and kids’ pleasure reading. Created especially for kids (and the adults who work with them), it has a colorful, graphic-rich homepage and is very easy to use.
NoveList Plus EHIS Connector via EBSCOHost
Coverage: Readers' advisory service for fiction and non-fiction. Searchable by author, title, series name, subject, and plot. Includes author read-alikes and lists of award-winners.
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Occupational Outlook Handbook via NC LIVE
Coverage: Profiles for hundreds of occupations including sections like What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Each profile also includes Bureau of Labor Statistics employment projections for the 2010–20 decade.
Open Library via NC LIVE
Coverage: A downloadable eBook collection with books contributed from libraries across the country. Create a username and password to borrow up to five books at a time.
Open Textbook Library
Coverage: Open textbooks are textbooks that have been funded, published, and licensed to be freely used, adapted, and distributed. These books have been reviewed by faculty from a variety of colleges and universities to assess their quality. These books can be downloaded for no cost, or printed at low cost. All textbooks are either used at multiple higher education institutions; or affiliated with an institution, scholarly society, or professional organization.
Coverage: OpenThesis is a free repository of theses, dissertations, and other academic documents, coupled with powerful search, organization, and collaboration tools.
Our State Magazine Collection via NC LIVE
Coverage: Search or browse Our State magazine, North Carolina's premier travel, food, and culture publication celebrating the best of life in the state. Every issue from 1933 to 2011 is online in the North Carolina Digital Collections, and articles and advertisements are full text searchable.
Oxford Bibliographies Online (OBO) via Oxford University Press
Coverage: It is an entirely new research tool for the social sciences and humanities. A scholar-curated library of discipline-based subject modules, OBO is designed to help busy researchers find reliable sources of information in half the time by directing them to exactly the right chapter, book, website, archive, or data set they need for their research. Each entry is a selective guided tour through the key literature on a topic, receives multiple peer-reviews as well as Editorial Board approval, and is designed to facilitate a research experience with no dead ends. All citations are linked through to your collection via OpenURL, full-text via DOIs, or to the web via links to OCLC, WorldCat, and Google Books, allowing users to locate quickly full-text content directly from OBO. OBO is the ultimate collection development tool for librarians and time saving tool for students and researchers.
Oxford English Dictionary Online (Tutorial - Powerpoint Show)
via Oxford University Press
Coverage: The OED covers words from across the English-speaking world, from North America to South Africa, from Australia and New Zealand to the Caribbean. It also offers the best in etymological analysis and in listing of variant spellings, and it shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet. Updated quarterly with between one and two thousand new and revised entries, OED Online offers unparalleled access to the ‘greatest continuing work of scholarship that this century has produced’ (Newsweek).
Oxford History of Western Music via Oxford University Press
Coverage: The Oxford History of Western Music online offers an unmatched account of the evolution of Western classical music by one of the most prominent and provocative musicologists of our time, Richard Taruskin.
Oxford Music Online via Oxford University Press
Coverage: Oxford Music Online comprises the full text of the New Oxford Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Oxford Dictionary of Opera, and the New Oxford Dictionary of Jazz. It provides written music examples, biographies, bibliographies, illustrations, sound archives and etc.
Oxford Reference Premium via Oxford University Press via NC LIVE
Coverage: Reference titles in core subject areas, including quick reference articles, illustrations, photographs, line diagrams, maps, and tables.
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PAIS via ProQuest
Coverage: This database chronicles issues in the public debate through highly selective coverage of a wide variety of sources including journal articles, books, government documents, statistical directories, grey literature, research reports, conference papers, publications of international agencies, microfiche, Internet material and more. The database includes a historical perspective on many of the 20th century's social and public policies such as Prohibition, the civil rights movement, McCarthyism, Vietnam and Watergate.
Palgrave Dictionary of Economics
Coverage: Palgrave Dictionary of Economics is the world's most extensive and authoritative economics reference resource. It contains over 1,850 articles by more than 1,500 of the world's leading economists.
PBS Video Collection
Coverage: A selection of nearly 250 PBS programs, including films from award winning
documentarian Ken Burns, and series such as Scientific American Frontiers, American
Experience, and Frontline. These videos are available using video stream and require Adobe
Flash Player Version 9.0 or higher.
Physical Education Index via ProQuest
Coverage: This database allows all researchers and professionals in the field to acquire accurate and scholarly information. These abstracts feature a wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Health education and physical therapy are also covered as they continue to become more prevalent in our society.
Physics Teacher via American Institute of Physics
Coverage: It provides peer-reviewed materials to be used in the classrooms and instructional laboratories. It includes: Innovative physics demonstrations; New ways of doing lab experiments; Ideas for presenting difficult concepts more clearly; Suggestions for implementing newer technology into teaching; Historical insights that can enrich the physics course and Book and film reviews.
Physics Today via Scitation
Coverage: Physics Today is your daily physics news and research source. It keeps its readers informed about science and its place in the world with authoritative feature articles, news stories, and analyses, as well as by providing a lively forum for the exchange of ideas.
PILOTS via ProQuest
Coverage: This bibliographic database, covering the Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress, is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its provides citations and abstracts to the international literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events.
Points of View via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. It provides more than 280 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument), counterpoint (opposing argument), and Critical Thinking Guide. Topics covered include: affirmative action, cloning, DNA profiling, HIV/AIDS status disclosure, immigration, Iraq, Israel & the Palestinians, Katrina and FEMA response, nuclear proliferation, separation of church and state, standardized testing, stem cell research, tax cuts, voting machines, and many more. It contains a balance of materials from all viewpoints, including more than 1,300 main essays, leading political magazines from both sides of the aisle, newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, primary source documents and reference books. Each of the main essays includes links to related full-text articles hand-picked by the editor. The database also offers guides to debate, developing arguments and writing position papers. Additionally, this database contains the Video Encyclopedia of the 20th Century, providing students with a searchable collection of some of the most important social, political, and cultural moments of the 20th century.
Political Science via Sage
Coverage: Political science, American government, policy studies.
Popular Music via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Popular Music from Alexander Street contains a wide range of popular music from around the world, including hundreds of thousands of tracks from major genres in pop music, including alternative, country, Christian, electronic, hip-hop, metal, punk, new age, R&B, reggae, rock, soundtracks and many more.
Search (Children's Magazines) via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Indexing and abstracting of 116
children's magazines from 1984 to present. Includes
many complete articles from 35 children's magazines
from 1990 to present. Also includes Funk & Wagnalls
New World Encyclopedia, the World Almanac for Kids and
the World Almanac of the USA.
ProCitizen via NC LIVE
Coverage: Self-paced preparation course for the U.S. Citizenship naturalization test. Includes interactive drills, quizzes, and videos.
Muse via Johns Hopkins University
Coverage: Provides online access to the full
text of the John Hopkins University Press's 40+ scholarly
journals in the humanities, social sciences and Mathematics.
Pronunciator via NC LIVE
Coverage: Language learning for 80 languages and ESL for 50 non-English languages, including audio lessons, interactive textbooks, quizzes, phrasebooks and pronunciation analysis. Users must create a personal account to use this resource.
ProQuest Accounting & Tax Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Journal articles, reference reports, proceedings, and dissertations covering current news and topics as well as the trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues.
ProQuest Arts & Humanities Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database features hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies.
ProQuest Asian & European Business via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines. Find information on companies, economies, markets, international trade, and overall business conditions and practices throughout these regions.
ProQuest Australia & New Zealand Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in Australia and New Zealand.
ProQuest Biology Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Research on animal behavior, aquatic life and fisheries, biochemistry, ecology, plant science, toxicology, virology, microbiology, health and safety science, entomology, and more.
ProQuest Business Market Research Collection via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database contains company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research from three sources, including Hoover's Company Profiles, OxResearch from Oxford Analystica, and Snapshots.
ProQuest Career & Technical Education via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Vocational information on technical topics, such as computing science, healthcare, building trades, auto mechanics, sales and retail, accounting, graphic design, and photography.
ProQuest Central via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: General reference database for over 175 subjects from magazines, journals and newspapers, including peer-reviewed and scholarly works.
ProQuest Computing Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Scholarly journals, trade publications, and consumer titles covering topics such as artificial intelligence, automation, gaming, graphics, networking, security, database management, systems administration, information science and hardware.
ProQuest Continental Europe Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many European countries.
ProQuest Criminal Justice Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends.
ProQuest East & Central Europe Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in East European and Central European countries.
ProQuest East & South Asia Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many East Asian and South Asian countries.
ProQuest Education Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Research on primary, secondary, and higher education, as well as special education, home schooling, adult education, and hundreds of related topics.
ProQuest Entrepreneurship Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Information for entrepreneurs and researchers that includes business start-up plans, video clips, journals, business cases, and more.
ProQuest Environmental Science Collection via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Articles plus searchable charts, figures, graphs, maps, photographs and tables representing all major environment topics.
ProQuest Family Health Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Magazines and journals covering consumer health topics, such as sports injuries, women's health, food and nutrition, midwifery, eye care and dentistry.
ProQuest Health & Medical Collection via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Clinical research plus consumer and health administration titles.
ProQuest Health Management Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Research supporting professional healthcare management and healthcare administration.
ProQuest India Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: ProQuest Indian Journals is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary resource providing full-text, scholarly journals, all published in India.
ProQuest Latin America & Iberia Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many Latin American countries, Spain, and Portugal.
ProQuest Library Science Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database allows you to search the full-text of leading library and information science journals. This collection provides full-text coverage of 125+ core titles.
ProQuest Linguistics Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database includes full-text journals and other sources in linguistics, covering all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics.
ProQuest Middle East & Africa Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many Middle Eastern and African countries.
ProQuest Military Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Articles from topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more.
ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Journals and dissertations covering nursing, allied health, and alternative and complementary medicine.
ProQuest Political Science Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Political science and international relations journals, dissertations and working papers on topics such as comparative politics, political economy, international development, and environmental policy.
ProQuest Psychology Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Clinical and social psychology articles on topics such as genetics, psychology of business and economics, communication, criminology, addiction, neurology, social welfare, and more.
ProQuest Public Health Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database allows you to search the core literature in the field of public health.
ProQuest Religion Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Religious news and information, informative details on doctrines and philosophies, and scholarly reports on religious history and related archaeology.
ProQuest Research Companion via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: An award-winning, cloud-based information literacy solution that enables educators and librarians to guide students through research projects efficiently.
ProQuest Research Library via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: General reference database from business and political science to literature and psychology scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and daily news content, accessible to readers and researchers at every level.
ProQuest Science Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Applied and general science articles covering topics such as global warming, alternative energy sources, robotic engineering, genetically modified food, and more.
ProQuest Social Science Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Research covering topics in sociology, social work, anthropology, and politics.
ProQuest Sociology Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Sociological and social work research including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction, and more.
ProQuest Telecommunications Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Covers topics including computer applications, data communications and data transmission systems, electronic data processing, information science and information theory, radio and television.
ProQuest Turkey Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in Turkey.
ProQuest U.K. & Ireland Database via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.
Psychotherapy.net Video Collection
Coverage: It features a rich and diverse compilation of high quality training videos in the field of counseling, psychotherapy, and addiction. They cover a wide range of modalities and theoretical orientations, with the majority of the videos showing therapists conducting single or multiple-session demonstrations, or clinical case consultations. Pre and post discussions or voice over commentary are available for most videos and add to their instructional value. A state-of-the-art streaming platform includes: captions, synchronized and searchable transcripts and clip-making ability. Downloadable instructors' manuals are available for many videos.
PsycINFO via EBSCOhost
Coverage: American Psychological Association's (APA) renowned resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations, is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health. It contains over 3 million citations and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s with one of the highest DOI matching rates in the publishing industry. Ninety-nine percent of the covered material is peer-reviewed. The database also includes information about the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, technology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law, and others. Journal coverage, which spans from 1800s to present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages.
Public Administration Abstracts via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to public administration, including public administration research, public administration theory, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
PubMed via National Library of Medicine
Coverage: Provides access to over 11 million
citations from MEDLINE and additional life science journals.
PubMed includes links to many sites providing full text
articles and other related resources.
PubMed Central via National Library of Medicine
Coverage: It is a database provided by the National Library of Medicine. It provides free full text access to life science journals.
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RBdigital via NC LIVE
Coverage: Downloadable audio books and eBooks on a variety of topics, including language learning, history, biography, classic literature, and more. Compatible with most iPods and WMA compatible MP3 players.
ReferenceUSA via NC LIVE
Coverage: The premier source of business and residential information for reference and research.
Regional Accounts Data - Local Area Personal Income via NC LIVE
Coverage: Provided by the Bureau of Economic Analysis, U.S. Dept. of Commerce. Personal income and population summary estimates; detailed county annual tables of income and employment; and wage and salary summary estimates. For North Carolina-specific information, select "North Carolina" from the list of states. County-level information will be displayed once you select the state.
Regional Business News via EBSCOhost
Coverage: 75 business journals, newspapers, and news wires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
RIA Checkpoint via Thomson Reuters
Coverage: Full text federal, state, and local tax material Documents includes, tax codes, regulations, letter rulings, revenue rulings, cases, the Federal Tax Coordinator 2d., and tax journals
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature via EBSCOhost
Coverage: It is a comprehensive, ongoing guide to publications on music from all over the world, is an indispensable tool for scholars, students, librarians, performers, teachers, and music lovers. RILM includes over 620,000 records; over 30,000 new records are added every year, covering all document types: articles, books, bibliographies, catalogues, dissertations, Festschriften, iconographies, critical commentaries to complete works, ethnographic recordings, conference proceedings, electronic resources, reviews, and more.
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SAGE Journals via Sage Publications
Coverage: SAGE Journals Online offers full text access to journals in Communication Studies, Criminology, Computer Science, Education, Health Sciences, Management & Organization Studies, Materials Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Business, Humanities, Science and Technology, and Social Work.
SAGE Research Methods via Sage Publications
Coverage: It is a research methods tool created to help researchers, faculty and students with their research projects. SAGE Research Methods links over 100,000 pages of SAGE’s renowned book, journal and reference content with truly advanced search and discovery tools. Researchers can explore methods concepts to help them design research projects, understand particular methods or identify a new method, conduct their research, and write up their findings. Since SAGE Research Methods focuses on methodology rather than disciplines, it can be used across the social sciences, health sciences, and more.
Salem Press Online Database via Salem Press
Coverage: It provides
the complete 1,017 articles, 644 sidebars, hundreds of photographs, illustrations, indexes, appendixes, and directories. It
is a perfect mix of accessibility and depth, providing general readers with an authoritative reference source that helps bridge the gap between medical encyclopedias for professional and popular self-help guides. It is an up-to-date and easy-to-use compendium of medical information suitable for student research as well as use by general readers, including patients and caregivers.
Sanborn Maps North Carolina via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970, provides access to large-scale maps of North Carolina towns and cities.
Science (1880-current) via HighWire Press
Coverage: The World's leading journal of original scientific research, global news, and commentary.
Science Citation Index Expanded via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: A multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the sciences. It fully indexes 5,900 major journals across 150 scientific disciplines. Provides access to current information and retrospective data from 1945 forward. Some of the disciplines covered include: Agriculture, Neuroscience, Biochemistry, Biology, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics.
ScienceDirect via Elsevier Science
Coverage: Provides scientific, technical and
medical (STN) research that offers access to more than
1,100 journals across sixteen fields of science, including
the social sciences.
Note: ScienceDirect is no longer compatible with Internet Explorer 8 (IE8) starting on January 1, 2016.
Science in Context via Gale Group
Coverage: Reference content plus magazines, journals, news sources, experiments, and more. Covering earth science, life science, space, technology, mathematics, science history, and biography.
SciFinder Scholar via CAS
is a research discovery tool that allows college students and faculty to access a wide diversity of research from many scientific disciplines, including biomedical sciences, chemistry, engineering, materials science, agricultural science, and more.
Note: As a first time user, you must register using your NCCU e-mail to create a free account. Then you will be able to sign in and use web version of SciFinder Scholar.
Directory via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Provides up-to-date information and
pricing for popular magazines and other serials. Contains
listings for over 150,000 U.S. and international titles,
including 8,000 newspapers. Also includes data on over
87,000 publishers worldwide.
SimplyAnalytics via Geographic Research
Coverage: SimplyMap is a web-based mapping application that lets users quickly create professional-quality thematic maps and reports using powerful demographic, business, and marketing data. With SimplayMap, users can:
- Map thousands of demographic, business, and marketing data variables.
- Develop interactive thematic maps and export high-resolution images to word processing or presentation software.
- Select, sort, and compare data across multiple locations and build custom reports that can be exported to a spreadsheet for additional functionality.
- Explore historical census data to understand how regions change over time and use estimates and projections to analyze current and future trends.
- Make informed personal and business-related decisions.
- Combine locations and search for areas based on specific criteria.
SIRS Discoverer via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Designed specifically for elementary and middle school students, SIRS Discoverer offer articles, nonfiction books, images, activities and websites curated for educational relevance, age appropriateness, and readability.
SIRS Government Reporter via
ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Full-text current and historic government documents; landmark and recent U.S. Supreme Court decisions; information about federal departments, agencies, elected leaders and more.
SIRS Issues Researcher via
ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Research the pros and cons of current issues and enduring social issues through full-text articles, multimedia, primary sources, government documents and reference materials.
SIRS Knowledge Source Package via
ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Articles, primary sources, websites and graphics to support K-12 students with research, study and homework.
SIRS Renaissance via
ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: Full-text articles on arts & humanities subjects in the areas of Architecture & Design, Culture, Literature, Multimedia, Music, Performing Arts, Philosophy & Religion and Visual Arts.
Skillport IT Skills, Business Skills & Engineering Collections (formerly Books 24x7) via
Coverage: Referenceware is
the largest online book resource offering unobstructed access to the
complete unabridged contents of thousands of the latest and best
business and technology books, as well as to expert summaries of popular business books.
Note: Using your NCCU login credentials.
Small Engine Repair Reference Center via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Through a collection of comprehensive full-text content, Small Engine Repair Reference Center provides users with detailed, yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines. All of the content is organized in a powerful, easy-to-use manner so that users can quickly gain the information they need.
Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Smithsonian Global Sound for Libraries produced in partnership with Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, is a virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions. The collection provides educators, students, and interested listeners with an unprecedented variety of online resources that support the creation, continuity, and preservation of diverse musical forms.
SocIndex with Full Text via EBSCOhost
Coverage: SocINDEX™ with Full Text provides the same comprehensive indexing and abstracts as SocINDEX™, as well as full text for 241 "core" journals dating as far back as 1895, and full text coverage of 72 "priority" journals. This database also includes full text for 545 books and monographs, and full text for 6,711 conference papers.
Social Science Citation
Index via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: A multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences. It fully indexes more than 1,725 journals across 50 disciplines. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 3,300 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals. Provides access to current information and retrospective data from 1956 forward.
Social Services Abstracts via ProQuest
Coverage: This database provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services and related areas, including social welfare, social policy and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,300+ serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations and citations to book reviews.
Social Work Online via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: Social Work Online is a first-of-its-kind resource that pairs recently published social work textbooks along with compelling documentaries clinical demonstration videos, and engaging lectures that illustrate the complex and challenging realities social work students will face as practitioners. The content is structured around twelve of the most important topics in the social work curriculum, most of which are applicable worldwide.
Abstracts via ProQuest
Coverage: This database abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,800+ serials publications and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers and working papers. Cited references are included for many journal articles.
SPIE Digital Library via SPIE
Coverage: Contains more than 70,000 full-text papers on optics and photonics from SPIE journals and proceedings published since 1998. It also includes citations and abstracts for most SPIE papers published since 1990. Plans are underway to expand the DL back to 1990 by the end of 2004, an archive of nearly 200,000 papers covering a wide scope of optical technologies and applications. Approximately 15,000 new papers will be added each year.
SPORTDiscus via EBSCOhost
Coverage: Provided by the Sport Information Resource Centre, SPORTDiscus offers comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines. This database contains well over 1,200,000 records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800; over 20,000 dissertations and theses and reference to articles in 60 different languages.
Springerlink Open Access Journals
Coverage: Contains over 150 peer-reviewed, fully open access journals and books across all areas of science, technology, medicine, the humanities and social sciences.
S&P Global NetAdvantage via Standard & Poor's
Coverage: Broad spectrum of industry, company and investment analysis including S&P Industry Surveys, Stock Reports (S&P Equity Research), and new "Markets" tab with drill downs to industry and sub-industry key ratios, benchmarks, constituents, etc. Company data covers a global universe of over 3 million private and public companies.
StatBank via NewsBank
Coverage: Statistics covering topics related to demographics, voting, environment, health, employment and social issues for all 50 U.S. states and over 200 countries of the world compiled from more than 350 government agencies, associations, and organizations worldwide. Graphs are available for some topics. Use for tracking trends and numeric reporting of current issues and events.
State Center for Health Statistics via NC LIVE
Coverage: SCHS is responsible for data collection and research, production of reports, and maintenance of a comprehensive collection of health statistics. They have published a wide
variety of reports in the past and are in the process of adding them to their Web site. Currently included are several compilations of mortality statistics (including one devoted to cancer), the
"North Carolina Pocket Guide" of health statistics, "Vital Facts about Life in North Carolina", and
a start toward providing pregnancy and birth statistics.
State Data Center via NC LIVE
Coverage: The North Carolina State Data Center (SDC) is a consortium of state and local agencies that provides information and data about the State and its component geographic areas. The site includes population, economic, and income data as well as county profiles and rankings. Recently a public health section was added which includes a link to the North Carolina State Center for Health Statistics. There is also a link to the North Carolina Statistical Register.
State Demographics via NC LIVE
Coverage: The State Demographics unit provides state, county, and municipal population estimates and projections by year, age, race, and sex. The annual estimates of the population of North Carolina counties and municipalities are used in the distribution of state shared revenues to local governments. County and state population projections, available by age, race (white/other) and sex, are used for long range planning.
Statista via Statista Inc.
Coverage: It is a holistic and multidisciplinary database. Data aggregation and research platform covering worldwide markets, industries, and societal topics.
Statistical Abstract of the United States via ProQuest via NC LIVE
Coverage: An authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.
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Tax Forms via NC Department of Revenue via NC LIVE
Coverage: Includes downloadable versions of current North Carolina individual and corporate income, franchise, sales, and withholding tax forms. Includes current cost and depreciation schedules. Forms may also be ordered on-line.
Teacher Reference Center via EBSCOhost
Coverage: This index of over 260 titles from the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books, provides coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more for K-12 Teachers & Librarians.
Teaching Positions in North Carolina via NC LIVE
Coverage: This page contains links to all the information needed to apply for a job in North Carolina's improving public schools, including information about licensure, national board certification, application forms, and local job fairs.
The Teaching Professor via Magna Publications
Coverage: It is a lively, informative newsletter with a singular purpose: to provide ideas and insight to educators who are passionate about teaching. With each issue, The Teaching Professor delivers thought-provoking and inspirational articles on a wealth of critical topics for university and college professors.
Theatre in Video: Volume I via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: It contains hundreds of videos, including documentaries and definitive performances of the world’s most important plays. From celebrated productions of Shakespeare to rare, in-depth footage of the work of Samuel Beckett, the collection covers a wide range of 20th century theatre history. Interviews with directors, designers, writers, and actors, along with excerpts of live performances deliver an authentic, behind-the-scenes look at hundreds of productions.
Theatre in Video: Volume II via Alexander Street Press
Coverage: It brings together classic and contemporary plays and documentaries. With a greater focus on contemporary and international productions, It offers a simple way for libraries to acquire highly valued and often difficult-to-find performances. Users can view the works of widely studied playwrights and theatre artists from around the globe, including many new performances from Shakespeare's Globe Theatre collection (Opus Arte), Theatre Arts Films, the BBC, and TMW Media Group.
Coverage: Search ThomasNet to find manufacturers, distributors and service providers - from Actuators to Zirconium and everything in between.
TOPICsearch via EBSCOhost
Coverage: A current events database that allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms including controversial opinions and viewpoints. TOPICsearch contains full text for over 60,000 articles from 399 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, EBSCO's collection of periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.
Transactions of the American Mathematical Society via American Mathematical Society
Coverage: This journal is devoted to research articles in all areas of pure and applied mathematics.
Century African-American Poetry via Chadwyck-Healey
Coverage: A collection of poetry written by
the most important and influential African American
poets of the twentieth century. Presently includes over
6,000 poems from over 100 complete editions by 46 poets.
Indexed from 1901 to 1998.
Century American Poetry via Chadwyck-Healey
Coverage: A database of modern and contemporary
American poetry from the early twentieth century to
the present. Presently includes 36,000 poems drawn from
460 volumes by 217 poets.
Twentieth Century English Poetry via Chadwyck-Healey
Coverage: Containing tens of thousands of works by 288 poets, Twentieth-Century English Poetry provides an overview of poetry written in the 20th century by both established and emerging writers.
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Coverage: Ulrich’s Periodicals Directory™ is a bibliographic database providing detailed, comprehensive, and authoritative information on serials published throughout the world. It covers all subjects, and includes publications that are published regularly or irregularly and are circulated free of charge or by paid subscription.
United States Map via NewsBank
Coverage: A collection of world, country, continent, region and state maps in 3 views – political, physical, and black/white without text.
United States Newspapers via NewsBank
Coverage: The electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers--all in one easy-to-search database. Each paper provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities, and people in the community. Paid ads are excluded.
University Press Scholarship Online via Oxford University Press
Note: Full text accessible to May 2012 titles. If the titles are not from May 2012, users will only be able to view the abstract.
Coverage:University Press Scholarship Online offers 9,700+ titles available in 24 subject areas, from nine leading university presses. Aggregating monograph content from leading university presses, UPSO offers an unparalleled research tool, making disparately published scholarship easily accessible, highly discoverable, and fully cross-searchable via a single online platform. It includes:
US Newsstream via NC LIVE via ProQuest
Coverage: News content from many national and international newspapers, newswires and selected news magazines.
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Coverage: A comprehensive reference that has useful information for virtually every investor. In breadth of coverage it is encyclopedic, covering some 1,700 equity issues. Every week, about 135 stocks in seven or eight industries are covered.
Vault Career Intelligence via Vault
Coverage: Vault features industry and employer guides; company rankings and profiles; job and internship listings; networking tools; industry and career guides; resume and interview tips; career articles and blogs.
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Street Journal via NC LIVE
Coverage: Full articles from the Wall Street Journal (1981-current).
Web of Science via ISI Web of Knowledge
Coverage: ISI Web of Science consists of five high-quality databases containing information gathered from thousands of scholarly journals in all areas of research: Science Citation Index Expanded, Social Sciences Citation Index, and Arts & Humanities Citation Index.
WestlawNext via Thomson Reuters
Coverage: Authoritative content for both primary law and exclusive secondary law titles. Attorney-editor enhancements from a team of bar-admitted attorneys who analyze, categorize, and summarize the law to help ensure the information is not only accurate, but also easy to find and interpret.
Women's Health via NC LIVE
Coverage: A population specialty site for women. It is a relatively new gateway site of health information for consumers, health care professionals, researchers, and educators and is sponsored by the U.S. Public Health Service's Office on Women's Health. It provides access to a variety of women's federal resources in addition to those in the private sector. The stated goal of the site is "to help ensure a healthier future for all American women."
WorldCat via OCLC FirstSearch
Coverage: Union catalog of materials held
in libraries world-wide.
Worldwide Political Science Abstract via ProQuest
Coverage: This database provides abstracts and indexing of the international literature of political science and international relations, along with complementary fields, including international law and public administration/policy. The database provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,500+ serials publications and also provides abstracts of books, book chapters, dissertations and working papers.
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Your Journals@Ovid via Ovid SilverPlatter Company
Coverage: YourJournals@Ovid is a subset of the larger Journals@Ovid database and is limited to only the journals to which NCCU Shepard Library subscribes. YourJournals@Ovid was created for situations when a user wants to see only the citations to which they have access. In addition to the searchable index, a user has the ability to browse by journal title or by journal subject, and then by issue and table of contents, which link to full articles. Covered subjects are Clinical Medicine, Behavioral & Social Sciences, Life Sciences, Nursing, Physical Sciences & Engineering, and PsycARTICLES. There is also a feature that allows for finding articles which cite a particular reference.
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