Academic Databases by Subject

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Arts and Music
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Journal articles covering nearly all academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, fine arts, and natural sciences.

Journal articles ranging in date from the 1700's to the early 2000's. These collections span a variety of subjects in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Physical Sciences.

Encyclopedia of Popular Music, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Grove Music Online, and The Oxford Companion to Music.  Gateway into music research.

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Business and Management
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Journals and trade publications covering all aspects of business. Additional content includes financial data, ebooks, conference proceedings, case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, and SWOT analyses.

Comprehensive company, industry, and market intelligence. This database covers millions of companies, and provides in-depth coverage of thousands of the world's top business enterprises.

Journal articles covering all major management disciplines including marketing, human resources management, library and information management, operations management and more.

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Communications
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Journal articles and other research materials in areas related to communication and mass media, speech and more. Also includes a thesaurus and author profiles.

Journal articles covering nearly all academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, fine arts, and natural sciences.

Newspaper articles from US and international news publications.

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eBooks - including reference books
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eBooks collection that covers all academic disciplines including business and economics, computers, engineering, humanities, life and physical science, and social and behavioral sciences. 

eBook collections covering subjects in the areas of behavioral sciences, biomedical & life sciences, business & economics, chemistry & material science, computer science, earth & environmental sciences, engineering, humanities, social sciences & law, mathematics & statistics, medicine, and physics & astronomy. 

Collection of specialized encyclopedias in the social sciences, including communications, gender studies, social work, history, psychology, etc.

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Education
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Abstracts of documents and journal articles focusing on topics in education including student assessment, research reporting and surveys, curriculum and teaching, instructional material creation, and program evaluation.

Collection of how-to and best practice articles written by practicing teachers.

Abstracts of journal articles addressing topics in educational administration including leadership, management, and research.

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General Academic
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Journal articles covering nearly all academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, fine arts, and natural sciences.

Essays and reports containing non-biased coverage of today's most current issues and providing up-to-date information on controversial subjects like health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, environment, technology and the economy in single topic reports.

Essays, overviews, newspaper articles, streaming video, primary source documents, statistics, and images pertaining to different countries and their local and global issues, controversies, and events.

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Health and Medicine
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Journals in the Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) cover nursing, allied health, biomedical and consumer health journals, and include publications of the American Nursing Association, and the National League for Nursing.

Collection of six databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making, and a seventh database that provides information about groups in The Cochrane Collaboration.

Citations for biomedical literature life science journals, and online books.

Academic journal articles in the physical and life sciences and other related disciplines.

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History
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Journal articles ranging in date from the 1700s to the early 2000s. These collections span a variety of subjects in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Physical Sciences.

Encyclopedia with information about men, women, and events from the ancient world to the present in all areas of achievement.

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Language and Literature
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Classified listing and subject index of scholarly books and articles on modern languages, literatures, folklore, linguistics, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing.

Journal articles ranging in date from the 1700's to the early 2000's. These collections span a variety of subjects in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Physical Sciences.

Journal articles covering nearly all academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, fine arts, and natural sciences.

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Newspapers
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Comprehensive digital coverage for this internationally renowned U.S. newspaper from 1980-present. 

Newspaper articles from US and international news publications. 

Articles from the world's leading financial newspaper. Includes local and regional news.

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Political Science and Law
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Journal articles covering nearly all academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, fine arts, and natural sciences.

Contains newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state court opinions, federal and state statutes, federal regulations, and SEC filings. News information is updated daily.

Essays and reports containing non-biased coverage of today's most current issues and providing up-to-date information on controversial subjects like health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, environment, technology and the economy in single topic reports.

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Psychology
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Journal articles from all fields of psychology. Also includes information about the psychological aspects of related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law. Combined with the index of academic journal in the behavioral sciences and mental health disciplines. 

Technical reports, conference presentations, popular magazines, and other documents from all fields of psychology. 

Journal articles and some full-text reference sources. Subjects covered include: business; chemistry; computer science; earth and environmental science; education; engineering; law; life sciences; mathematics and statistics; medicine and healthcare; physics and astronomy; polymers and materials science; psychology; and social sciences.

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Religion and Philosophy
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Journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion and theology. Contains documents from 1818 – present.

Citations of articles and reviews published in Roman Catholic periodicals, Papal documents, church promulgations, and books about the Catholic faith that are authored by Catholics and/or produced by Catholic publishers.

Journal articles ranging in date from the 1700's to the early 2000's. These collections span a variety of subjects in the Humanities, Social Sciences and Physical Sciences.

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Science and Technology
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Academic journal articles in the physical and life sciences and other related disciplines. 

Contains the McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology; the McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms; the Hutchinson Dictionary of Scientific Biography; and the latest news in science and technology. 

Indexes documents appearing in journals including articles, citations, letters, corrections, additions, excerpts, editorials and reviews.

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Sociology
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Journal articles covering nearly all academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, fine arts, and natural sciences.

eBooks collection that covers all academic disciplines including business and economics, computers, engineering, humanities, life and physical science, and social and behavioral sciences.

Essays and reports containing non-biased coverage of today's most current issues and providing up-to-date information on controversial subjects like health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, environment, technology and the economy in single topic reports.

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