Research Databases

List of research database titles, descriptions and links
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Academic Search Premier

A full-text multi-disciplinary (arts, business, humanities, science, technology, etc.) database that provides sources spanning the range from popular magazines to newspapers to peer-reviewed academic journals and beyond. Also offers access to more than 67,000 videos from the Associated Press dating from 1930 to the present. From EBSCOhost. [User Guide.]

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Business Source Premier

A database that contains over 1,100 active full-text journals and magazines covering a variety of business disciplines. From EBSCOhost. [User Guides & Tutorials.]

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Computer Source

A database that provides researchers with up-to-date information about the latest trends in high technology. Contains nearly 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 publications, some of which are full text. From EBSCOhost. [User Guide.]

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Consumer Health Complete

Browse evidence-based reports, popular magazines, academic journals and reference books, medical images and diagrams, animations with audio narration, and much more in this full-text database built to support the information needs of medical patients. Subjects covered by the database largely fall under the umbrellas of physical and mental/emotional health, including but not limited to: aging, cancer, depression, pregnancy, prescription and non-prescription drugs, and alternative forms of medical treatment. From EBSCOhost. [Beginner's User Guide, Beginner's Video TutorialUser Guide.]

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Access all of EBSCO's databases here and select which you want to use in a search. [Support Page and Beginner's Video Tutorial + PowerPoint.]

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An authoritative database of indexed and full-text education literature and resources dating from 1966 to the present that is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences in the U.S. Department of Education. Contains multiple source types, including but not limited to: journal articles, curriculum guides, policy papers, books, and an education-specific thesaurus containing over 11,700 terms. Search results can be narrowed by education level as well as by the intended audience. From EBSCOhost. [Support Page and User Guide.]

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Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Provides researchers, health professionals, and health educators with access to indexing, abstracts, and full-text scholarly journals in many different medical disciplines, including but not limited to: pediatric nursing, nursing management, critical care, medical law, and mental health. Also includes the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with over 4,700 brand names. ​From EBSCOhost. [User Help Guide.]

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Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center

A database that offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas from magazines, books, and videos to meet the interests of hobbyists of every type. Main categories include: arts and crafts, collecting, home and garden, indoor recreation, kids' crafts, model building, needlecrafts and textiles, outdoor recreation, performing arts, science and technology, and scrapbooking and papercrafts. From EBSCOhost. [User Guide.]

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Home Improvement Reference Center

A full-text database that provides users with detailed, user-friendly “how-to” information covering a variety of home improvement and repair projects. Sources offered include reference books, magazines and trade publications, images, and videos. From EBSCOhost. [User Guide.]

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Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

A full-text database that provides psychologists, researchers, counselors, and students with journal articles in the fields of psychology, behavioral sciences and related disciplines, with an emphasis on child and adolescent psychology and various areas of counseling. From EBSCOhost. [User Guide]

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Regional Business News

A database of full-text, reputable regional business publications from the United States and Canada ranging from 1990 to the present. Resources provided but aren't limited to: newspapers, radio and television news transcripts, trade publications, magazines, and newswires. From EBSCOhost. [User Guide]

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Religion and Philosophy Collection

With coverage that ranges from 1911 to the present, this database of full-text, scholarly journals and magazines about religion and philosophy is a useful resource for researchers and students. Topics include world religions, theology, epistemology, political philosophy, religious history, history of philosophy, philosophy of language, and beyond. From EBSCOhost.

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Science Reference Center

Designed for student researchers and teachers, this database offers access to full text for hundreds of science magazines, journals, encyclopedias, and reference books, as well as to lesson plans, 580 videos, and more than 275,000 high-quality images. From EBSCOhost. [User Guide]

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Small Business Reference Center

Provides small business owners and those considering starting a small business with full-text access to useful reference books and tools, including business videos, details on how to create business plans, and a help and advice section. From EBSCOhost. [User Guide]

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Vocational and Career Collection

This full-text archive offers trade and industry-related periodicals to meet researchers' vocational and technical information needs. 

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