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Reference Books Online

Films Online

  • Films On Demand  Thousands of films. Search by film title, subject, or segment.
  • Academic Video Online  This database includes scholarly video material of virtually every video type.

Language and Culture

  • Mango Languages – Online language learning system teaching practical conversation skills in over 70 languages.

General Article Databases

Newspapers

  • U.S. Major Dailies  New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Christian Science Monitor, Atlanta Journal Constitution, Boston Globe, Chicago Tribune, Denver Post and USA Today 
  • Los Angeles Times Historical  1881 to 1988.  Full-text newspaper articles.
  • Newspaper Source Plus  Newspaper articles and television and radio transcripts.

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English

  • Contemporary Authors   Biographical details on modern novelists, poets, playwrights, nonfiction writers.
  • Dictionary of Literary Biographies  – Biographical and critical essays on the lives, works and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.
  • Literary Reference Center Plus Literary analysis, reviews and information on authors and works.
  • Poetry Criticism (Literature Criticism Online) Literary analysis, criticism, and biographical information on poets and poems of all eras.
  • Gale Literary Index  Locate authors and titles covered in various literature series from Gale. Ask a librarian for help to locate the corresponding print or online volume.

Education

  • ERIC  An indispensable tool for education research.
  • Primary Search  Full-text articles for elementary school research. 

Fine Arts

Health Sciences

Life and Physical Sciences

  • AccessScience  Science source for topics from agriculture to zoology.  
  • GreenFILE – Covers all aspects of the human impact on the environment.
  • arXiv – An e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, computer science, quantitative biology, quantitative finance, statistics, electrical engineering and systems science, and economics.

Social Sciences

Vocational and Career Resources

  • Ferguson's Career Guidance Center  Career descriptions, job duties, salary range, employment prospects, education and training requirements, tips for getting the job, and more.
  • Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook  Government statistics on a variety of different careers and occupations.
  • Automate – Provides accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles.
  • Career Transitions - Explore career paths, find jobs, practice interviews, and prepare to enter the workforce with the helpful tools of this vocational database.

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