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Research Databases

ABMS Directory
This electronic directory provides professional information about more than 800,000 board certified physicians in 50+ specialties and 100+ subspecialties from the 24 member boards of the American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS).

Biography Resource Center
This database integrates award-winning biographies from respected Gale sources with related full-text articles from hundreds of magazines and newspapers, as well as tens of thousands of images and links to vetted websites.

Business and Company Resource Center
A fully integrated resource bringing together company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. Search this database to find detailed company and industry news and information. Provided by NOVEL.

Career Cruising
A comprehensive and interactive career guidance resource that provides the information you need to make the right career choice.

Ebsco A to Z
This database contains a comprehensive list of periodical titles and the databases in which they appear.

Includes Primary Search, Searchasaurus, Kids Search, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia and EBSCOhost Espanol.

Encyclopedia Britannica
Comprehensive multimedia encyclopedia. Links to Britannica Junior for younger users.

Gale Databases
Access to magazine and newspaper articles from Infotrac, National Newspaper Index, Opposing Viewpoints, General Business File ASAP, Business and Company Resource Center, and What Do I Read Next. Gale's Literature Resource Center including Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and the Dictionary of Literary Biography are also available.

Grolier Online
Features several encyclopedias including Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, Encyclopedia Americana and more...

Health and Wellness Resource Center
use this database to find consumer health and medical information. Includes herbal remedies, alternative or complementary treatments. Provided by NOVEL.

Heritage Quest
Provides research materials for tracing family history and American culture.

History Resource Center
U.S. and world history from ancient times to the present. Provides primary documents, videos and images.

Home Improvement Reference Center
Find information on home improvement needs and home repairs in this easy to use database.

Learning Express
LearningExpress Library provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on academic and licensing tests.

LexisNexis Library Express
Access over 9,500 news, business, and legal sources. Legal resources provided in this database are only available in the library.

Literature Resource Center
Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

Use this literature database for researching poems, stories, essays, speeches, and plays.

National Newspapers
includes The New York Times (1980-current), New York Daily News (1997-current), USA Today (1997-current), The Wall Street Journal (1984-current) and many other national newspapers.

This database covers Newsday full text from 1985 to the present.

New York Times Historical
This database covers The New York Times from 1851 to the present.

A full-text newspaper database that allows you to search instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields.

This "readers' advisor" resource helps readers discover fiction books based on books they've read or topics in which they are interested.

Novelist K-8
Children and parents can use this database to find fiction books by favorite author, series, setting or type of story (mystery, science fiction, etc.).

Oxford Art Online
(formerly Grove Art) -- Comprehensive online reference resource for all aspects of the visual arts worldwide from prehistory to the present day.

Oxford Music Online
(formerly Grove Music) -- Universally acknowledged as the unsurpassed authority on all aspects of music.

Primary Search
Containing full-text for more than 80 of the most popular elementary school magazines.

Science Online
This database provides information on major topics in science and technology.

A search engine for elementary school students.

Short Story Criticism
provides criticism of the works of major short story writers.

Twayne's Author Online
This online series features the content of more than 600 books that comprise three series - United States Authors, English Authors and World Authors.


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