Name Description Subject A to Z Maps Online access to a large collection of maps including political maps, physical maps, outline maps, population maps, precipitation maps, climate maps, and other thematic maps. Reference/Maps Academic Search Premier Provides full text access to a very broad range of topics: computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies, and many more.** General Addictions and Substance Abuse (ebook)
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Allied Health/Science African-American History Online Features thousands of cross-referenced entries, covering the entire spectrum of African-American history over the past 500 years. History American History Online Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history to cover the American experience. History American Indian History Online Offers fast access to more than 600 Native American groups and over 15,000 years of American Indian culture and history. History American Women's History Online Covers the important people, events, legislation, and issues relevant to the study of women’s history in the United States. History Ancient and Medieval History Online Focuses on Egypt, Mesopotamia, Greece, Rome, Africa, Europe, the Americas, Asia, and Islamic Empire from prehistory through the 1500s History Art Full Text Art Full Text is a comprehensive resource covering fine, decorative and commercial art, as well as photography, folk art, film, architecture and much more. Art Artemis Literary Sources Academic Combining Gale literary resources, Artemis lets you search primary sources, critical articles, literary and cultural analysis, and biographies.
Literature ARTstor A collection of over 300,000 images covering art, architecture, and archeology. Art Name Description Subject Bloom's Literature Examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature. Literature Business Source Elite This business database provides full text for over 1,000 business publications. The rich collection of titles in Business Source Elite provides information dating back to 1985. More than 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor are also included. Business Name Description Subject Chronicle of Higher Education A weekly newspaper focusing on higher education: news from campuses, the latest developments in scholarly research and information technology, reports on government actions that affect colleges and more. Education CINHAL with Full Text The Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) is the authoritative source for nursing and allied health professionals and students, offering access to nearly 2,800 journals.* ** Allied Health/Nursing Communications and Mass Media Complete "Communication & Mass Media Complete (CMMC) provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. CMMC incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study." Communications Contemporary Authors Provides biographical and bibliographical information and references on more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors.* Literature CQ Researcher Offers comprehensive analyses of contemporary issues. The database contains up-to-date information on controversial topics, pro and con arguments, chronology, and annotated bibliographies.* Current Events Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text Offers bibliographic records and full text articles covering areas related to criminal justice: criminology, criminal justice, corrections and prisons, criminal investigation, forensic science, substance abuse, parole and probation, and much more. Law and Criminal Justice Curriculum Resource Center
Provides a library of printable teacher-handout material for the middle, high school, and junior college curriculum. Education Name Description Subject EBSCOhost Databases Search multiple EBSCO databases at once, including Academic Search Premier, CINAHL, and PsycARTICLES. General EBSCO EBooks Provides access to hundreds of digital "ebooks." General Ebsco Ebooks Academic Collection
A collection of 126,000 eBooks including titles from leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, MIT Press, Harvard University Press and many others General Ebsco Ebooks Community College Collection
Thismultidisciplinary collection contains more than 48,800 titles from such areas as the Humanities, Social Science, Business, Science & Technology, and Literary Criticism. General Encyclopedia Britannica Online reference source, including timelines, world data, quotations, and atlases. Includes links to outside journals, newspapers, and websites. General/Reference ERIC The Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC) provides full text access to education-related journals, government publications, and educational resources.* Education Name Description Subject Facts on File Search for historical facts in a wide range of subject areas: American History, Women's History, African-American History, Ancient and Medieval History, and more. History Ferguson's Career Guidance Center Vocational guidance and information on careers General/Reference Name Description Subject Global Issues in Context Offers analysis of global issues and provides access to global news sources and some primary documents. Emphasizes global perspectives of international and current events. Current Events GreenFILE GreenFILE offers scholarly, government and general-interest titles covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Topics include global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records. Current Events/Science Name Description Subject Health Source Academic
"This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features the AHFS Consumer Medication Information, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names." Allied Health/Nursing Health Reference Center Gives clear and comprehensive information on conditions and diseases, health and wellness, mental health, and the human body. Allied Health History Reference Center Full text access to historical reference sources such as encyclopedias and books. Also includes biographies, historical documents, photos, and maps. History Homeland Security Digital Library
Offers thousands of reports, hearings, analyses, maps, and other media covering a variety of subjects related to Homeland Security - from terrorism to climate change.
NOTE: Restricted Database - ONLY available on OCC Library computers. This database is provided by the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP) and is not available for off-campus access.
Current Events Name Description Subject International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center "This database offers information on virtually every dimension of security & counter-terrorism and is designed to inform the analysis process, as well as enhance the general understanding of security and terrorism-related issues. ISCTRC provides a comprehensive Open Source Intelligence Resource for analysts, risk management professionals, and students. Content includes hundreds of full text journals and periodicals, hundreds of thousands of selected articles, news feeds, reports, summaries, books, FAQs, and proprietary Background Information Summaries that pertain to terrorism and security." Law, Criminal Justice Name Description Subject Legal Information Reference Center "Legal Information Reference Center contains hundreds of full-text publications and thousands of legal forms. The full-text legal reference books are provided through Nolo, the nation's oldest and most-respected provider of legal information for consumers and small businesses. Law Lexis-Nexis Full text access to over 5,600 news, business, legal, medical, and reference publications, including national and regional newspapers, federal and state case law, and company financial information.* Law/Newspapers Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Full text access to journals, books, and research reports on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Library & Information Science Literature Criticism Online
Provides electronic access to Gale's critical anthologies, including:
Children's Literature; Contemporary Literarature; Drama; Nineteenth-Century Literarture; Poetry; Short Story; Twentieth-Century Literature
Literature Literary Reference Center A full-text database that combines information from over 1,000 books and monographs, major literary encyclopedias and reference works, and hundreds of literary journals. Literature Literature Resource Center Full text access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analyses of authors from every age and literary discipline. Covers more than 120,000 novelists, poets, essayists, journalists, and playwrights.* Literature Name Description Subject MasterFILE Premier This multidisciplinary database covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags. General MEDLINE Full text access to authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine.** Allied Health/Nursing Middle Search Plus Middle Search Plus provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays, primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags. Education MLA International Bibliography A bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations in the areas of literature collected by the Modern Language Association. Note that this resource is not full-text. Literature Modern World History Online Covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history—from the mid-15th century to the present. History Name Description Subject New York Times Newspaper Offers full text and full-page image access to the New York Times from 1851 through the present.* Newspapers Newspaper Source Selected full text for 25 national and international newspapers, as well as more than 260 regional newspapers. Updated daily. Newspapers NoveList Plus A Readers' Advisory database with reading recommendations for all ages. This database also provides thematic book lists and discussion guides. Education NoveList Plus K-8 A Readers' Advisory database with reading recommendations for children and teens. This database also provides book talks, and curricular conneciton articles. Education Name Description Subject Opposing Viewpoints Offers comprehensive analyses of contemporary issues through viewpoint essays, topic overviews, statistics, and articles. Current Events Oxford English Dictionary The online version of the renowned dictionary.* General/Reference Oxford Music Online Oxford Music Online is the gateway offering users the ability to access and cross-search multiple music reference resources in one location. With Grove Music Online as its cornerstone, Oxford Music Online also contains The Oxford Companion to Music, which offers more than 8,000 articles on composers, performers, conductors, instruments and notation, forms and genres, and individual works; and The Oxford Dictionary of Music, 2nd edition, which supplements Grove's more-extensive articles with content geared toward undergraduates and general users.
Music Oxford Reference Collection Online access to the world's most trusted reference collection, including dictionaries in English and other languages, encyclopedias, quotations, and subject guides. Reference Name Description Subject Points of View Reference Center Full text database containing a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Current Events Primary Search Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research with articles dating as far back as 1990. Education PsycARTICLES Full text access to scholarly and scientific psychology articles, many from the American Psychological Association.* Psychology Name Description Subject Regional Business News Full text access to regional business publications from all metropolitan and rural areas within the U.S.** Business Reference USA Detailed information on more than 14 million U.S. businesses, including company size, corporate structure, and financial information.** Business Name Description Subject ScienceDirect
ScienceDirect is a comprehensive, full text database providing coverage of core, scholarly journals and books from a wide variety of subject disciplines, including the biological, physical, and engineering/computer sciences, as well as social and behavioral sciences, such as psychology, education, and business.
NOTE: Full text is only available for journals from 1995 to the present
Science Science Magazine Full-text, online access to Science Magazine, published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS). Science Science Online Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive essays, videos, diagrams, definitions, biographies, and experiments. Science SIRS Government Reporter A comprehensive resource for researching all areas of the U.S. federal government, including historic and government documents, directories, and almanacs. Government SIRS Renaissance Full text articles from over 1,200 publications on architecture and design, culture, literature, multimedia, music, performing arts, philosophy and religion, and visual arts. Art/Humanities/Literature SIRS Researcher Information on social issues, health, science, and business. Current Events Springer eBooks Online access to Springer’s eBook content, including thousands of handbooks, textbooks, reference works, book series, proceedings and monographs. General Name Description Subject Westlaw Campus Online legal research database provides access to statues, cases, public records, and law review articles. Law World Almanac for Kids Online Presents resources for homework, reports, and projects in a fun format while encouraging online research skills from a trusted source. Education World Geography and Culture Online Facilitates the study of countries, U.S. states, places, peoples, and geography concepts and skills through a global approach. General
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