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Credo Reference

CQ Researcher


Includes databases such as Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, CINAHL with Fulltext, ERIC, Literary Reference Center, PsycINFO and more.
      • Basic Searching
      • Advanced Searching
      • Results Lists

Encyclopedia Britannica

First Search  (OCLC)
Search subject-specific databases ranging from medicine, to business, and including others in the sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

Gale Virtual Reference Library   (Gale CENGAGE Learning)
Encyclopedias in e-book format. List of titles include: "Encyclopaedia Judaica," "Encyclopedia of Global Warming and Climate Change," "Encyclopedia of Race and Racism," "New Catholic Encyclopedia," and "Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film."

Humanities E-Book   (American Council of Learned Societies - ACLS)

Idea Group Reference E-Access   (Idea Group Inc.)
This database contains full-text articles and chapters regarding research, trends, technologies, and challenges in the fields of information science, technology and management.


Legal Systems of the World   (ABC-CLIO)


Literature Resource Center (LRC)   (Gale CENGAGE Learning)

MathSciNet   (American Mathematical Society)

Naxos Music Library
  Video Tutorial: Browse/Search
  Video Tutorial: Advanced Search
  Video Tutorial: Listening to Music


Nursing Full-Text Plus (OVID)

Oxford English Dictionary (OED) Online

Polling the Nations

Search the Providence Journal (until June 15, 2015), Wall Street Journal, and New York Times (1851 - 2009)

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  Navigation around RefWorks (2:02)
  Direct import from an online databse (3:19)
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Sage Journals Online (Sage Publishing)

Sanborn Maps - Digital 1867-1970   (ProQuest)

Theatre in Video   (Alexander Street Press)

WestLaw Next Campus Research   (Thomson West)