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19th Century U. S. Newspapers Gale Group More info...

19th Century U. S. Newspapers


Publisher: Gale Group
 
500 U.S. newspapers, primary resource documents

 



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Digital Images, Historical/Primary Resources, Primary Sources (Historical)

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, History
Academic Earth Academic Earth More info...

Academic Earth


Publisher: Academic Earth

Watch a semester's worth of video lectures from a given university course, or find a curated collection of lectures from the archive on a particular theme...hundreds of instructors' lectures are provided. C&RL News, June 2012



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Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Useful and Interesting
Academic Search Complete EBSCO More info...

Academic Search Complete


Publisher: EBSCO

Academic Search Complete contains full text coverage in animal science, anthropology, archaeology, area studies, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, electrical engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, food science & technology, general science, geography, geology, history, law, materials science, mathematics, mechanical engineering, music, pharmaceutical sciences, physics, psychology, religion & theology, veterinary science, women’s studies and zoology.



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Book Reviews, Full Text Articles, Indexes & Abstracts, Scholarly Journals

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
AcademicArchive Texas Wesleyan University More info...

AcademicArchive


Publisher: Texas Wesleyan University

AcademicArchive is Texas Wesleyan University’s institutional repository (IR). The IR provides digital open-access to the intellectual works created by Wesleyan’s faculty, staff & students. The IR collects, preserves, indexes and disseminates these intellectual works to make them available to the worldwide research community. The University Archives digital collections are also available here.



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Digital Images, Dissertations & Theses, Historical/Primary Resources

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Ambrose Video Ambrose Video Publishing More info...

Ambrose Video


Publisher: Ambrose Video Publishing

We have over 700 Educational videos in our collection including timely science and history topics. Just check out our new releases...something for everyone...A choice like you have never had...always high quality! New educational video content designed with clips that target the needs of educators using new digital delivery in the classroom!Ambrose has it....any digital delivery format you need with professionals who can answer your every query about systems and content with a booming production schedule that excites students and teachers alike!



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Media

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Newspapers/Current Events, Useful and Interesting, Career and Employment, Art, History, Language and Literature, Mass Communication, Medicine and Health, Psychology, Religion, Science, Theatre Arts
AtoZ the World World Trade Press More info...

AtoZ the World


Publisher: World Trade Press

AtoZ the World is an enormous resource providing comprehensive information about 175 countries. Each country has 107 modules covering such topics as culture and customs, food, religion, language, maps, commerce... just about anything you can think of. From the website: "World Trade Press is a publishing and information products company dedicated to providing reliable, up-to-date digital media essential for researchers, educators, travelers, and logistics and international trade professionals. These products draw from our Global Knowledgebase of digital reference information, which complements our printed offerings that include maps, books, and atlases."



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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, Directories, Reference Sources & Tools, Statistics

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Useful and Interesting, Business, Education, Language and Literature, Music, Political Science, Religion
Cabells Directory of Publishing Opportunities Cabell Publishing, Inc. More info...

Cabells Directory of Publishing Opportunities


Publisher: Cabell Publishing, Inc.

Professors and graduate students in Accounting, Economics, Finance, Management and Marketing frequently use Cabell's Directory to assist them in publishing their manuscripts. Search the Directory for information to determine which journals will most likely accept your manuscript.



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Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Library Science
CQ Researcher Sage Publications More info...

CQ Researcher


Publisher: Sage Publications

CQ Researcher is a weekly publication of a single-themed, 12,000-word report researched and written by a seasoned journalist. The consistent, reader-friendly organization provides researchers with an introductory overview, which includes three pro-con debates; a background and chronology on the topic; an assessment of the current situation; tables and maps; a pro/con debate by representatives of opposing positions; and bibliographies of key sources.



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Current Events, Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
e-Libro Premium ebrary More info...

e-Libro Premium


Publisher: ebrary

e-Libro Premium includes over 100,000 titles from more than 500 publishers, 95% from Latin America and Spain. e-Libro Premium also includes Open Access titles for seamless access to scholarly works. Books for the collection are selected for both research and instructional value from leading commercial, academic and university press publishers from Spain and all countries in Latin America. The full range of academic topics is covered in the collection, as well as more general reference works.



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E-Books

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Art, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Education, Language and Literature, Medicine and Health, Music, Physiology, Pre-Law and Paralegal, Religion, Sociology and Criminal Justice
eBooks on EBSCOhost EBSCO More info...

eBooks on EBSCOhost


Publisher: EBSCO

eBooks at EBSCOhost provides access to your library’s eContent collection. eContent is the digital version of books, journals, and database content. You can access your library’s eContent 24 hours a days, seven days a week.



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E-Books

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Encyclopaedia Britannica Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc. More info...

Encyclopaedia Britannica


Publisher: Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

The Encyclopædia Britannica combines over 235 years of history and expertise with current information to produce the world's most indispensable reference set. Readers of all ages and interests will benefit greatly from its easy-to-use format, the depth of its comprehensive information, and the abundance of graphics and illustrations.



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Biographies, Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, Full Text Articles, Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Useful and Interesting, Library Science
Flipster EBSCO More info...

Flipster


Publisher: EBSCO

Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine distribution service where users can access their favorite magazines from a variety of publishers through their local libraries via a web browser or a custom app made specifically for the iPad or iPad mini, and download magazines to read offline, anytime, anywhere.http://goo.gl/xj7B1ehttp://goo.gl/xj7B1e



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Current Events, Full Text Articles

Subject Coverage

Newspapers/Current Events, Useful and Interesting, General and Multidisciplinary
Fuente Academica Premier EBSCO More info...

Fuente Academica Premier


Publisher: EBSCO

Fuente Academica Priemier is a rapidly growing collection of scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain, covering all major subject areas and designed to make academic research readily accessible in PDF format. Users enjoy relevant search results due to detailed abstracts in multiple languages and EBSCO’s comprehensive indexing of every article. Fuente Académica Premier offers the full text for more than 650 publications and 30 academic books from 18 countries. Fuente Académica Premier covers all major subject areas with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology. Continuously expanding archives include Boletín del CEMLA (1955 – present) and the complete backfile of Darwiniana, published since 1922. (publisher - Jan 2015)



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Full Text Articles, Indexes & Abstracts, Scholarly Journals, Spanish language content available

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Business, Computer Science, History, Library Science, Medicine and Health, Political Science, Pre-Law and Paralegal, Religion
Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia EBSCO More info...

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia


Publisher: EBSCO

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia meets the needs of elementary, middle, and high school students. A student, home and general reference encyclopedia containing 25,000 articles. Updated annually.



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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Google Books Google More info...

Google Books


Publisher: Google

Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide using Google Book Search.



Contains

E-Books

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Google Scholar Google More info...

Google Scholar


Publisher: Google

Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. Google Scholar helps you identify the most relevant research across the world of scholarly research.



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Full Text Articles, Indexes & Abstracts, Scholarly Journals

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Grammarly Grammarly, Inc. More info...

Grammarly


Publisher: Grammarly, Inc.

Proofreads text and corrects problems with grammar, punctuation, spelling, style, and other errors in writing, including suggestions for word choice. Also has a function that compares your work against others and looks for potential plagiarism. Works with both Microsoft Word and Outlook. Texas Wesleyan email required when registering for new account.



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Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Useful and Interesting
Infoplease Pearson Education More info...

Infoplease


Publisher: Pearson Education

Infoplease is a comprehensive reference source that combines the contents of an encyclopedia, a dictionary, an atlas, and several almanacs loaded with statistics, facts, and historical records. A single search engine allows you to search all these sources at once.
 
What sources are featured on Infoplease? In addition to an electronic database that is continuously updated and expanded by a team of reference, entertainment, and sports editors, the Infoplease site includes the contents of the following reference works:
 
* The TIME Almanac, with Information Please®, edited by Borgna Brunner of Information Please and published by Time Inc.
* The ESPN/Information Please Almanac®, edited by Gerry Brown and Michael Morrison and published by Hyperion.
* The Columbia Electronic Encyclopedia, published by Columbia University Press.
* Infoplease® Dictionary, based on the Random House Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
* The Infoplease® Atlas, which includes several hundred maps from Magellan Geographix and other sources.
 
(Infoplease.com, 4 December 2010)



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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, Maps, Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
JSTOR JSTOR More info...

JSTOR


Publisher: JSTOR

JSTOR is a not-for-profit organization with a dual mission to create and maintain a trusted archive of important scholarly journals, and to provide access to these journals as widely as possible. JSTOR offers researchers the ability to retrieve high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. The journals archived in JSTOR span many disciplines.



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Book Reviews, Full Text Articles, Literary Criticism, Scholarly Journals

Subject Coverage

Religion, Political Science, Business, Language and Literature, General and Multidisciplinary, History
LearningExpress Library Plus LearningExpress, LLC. More info...

LearningExpress Library Plus


Publisher: LearningExpress, LLC.
Learning Express Library offers practice tests and exercises for academic and licensing tests including the SAT, GRE, LSAT, real estate, citizenship, ESL and more, as well as academic skills exercises for students in elementary, middle, high school and college. Free registration is required.
 

 



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Tutorials

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Career and Employment, Test Preparation, Useful and Interesting, Education
MAS FullTEXT Ultra: School Edition EBSCO More info...

MAS FullTEXT Ultra: School Edition


Publisher: EBSCO

General periodical database that covers general reference, business, consumer health, general health, general science and multi-cultural titles.



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Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
MasterFILE Premier EBSCO More info...

MasterFILE Premier


Publisher: EBSCO

MasterFILE Premier offers information on a broad variety of subjects, including general interest, multi-cultural, business, and much more. Searchable full-text for over 1,850 popular periodicals, including Consumer Reports and Business Week.



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Full Text Articles

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Middle Search Plus EBSCO More info...

Middle Search Plus


Publisher: EBSCO

Designed to assist middle and junior high school students in learning how to research current events. The database includes searchable full-text from over 150 of the most popular K-12 magazines, abstracts and indexing for over 150 titles.



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Current Events

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Opposing Viewpoints in Context Gale Group More info...

Opposing Viewpoints in Context


Publisher: Gale Group

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more (www.gale.cengage.com).



Contains

Current Events

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Newspapers/Current Events, Business, Mass Communication, Political Science
Oxford English Dictionary Oxford University Press More info...

Oxford English Dictionary


Publisher: Oxford University Press

The online Oxford English Dictionary is a work in progress. Hundreds of new entries are added every year.
The OED is currently being revised, with the aim of producing a completely updated third edition. Draft material from the revision programme is published online, alongside unrevised entries from the 20-volume Second Edition, first published in 1989, and its 3-volume Additions Series, published in 1993 (volumes 1 and 2) and 1997 (volume 3). Many of the entries in the Additions volumes consist of sections which are additions to an entry previously published in the Second Edition; such sections are appended to the end of the appropriate Second Edition entry. Complete entries published for the first time in the Additions volumes are presented as free-standing entries, along with entries from the Second Edition.



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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
PlumX EBSCO More info...

PlumX


Publisher: EBSCO


Contains

Reference Sources & Tools, Statistics

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Pronunciator Pronunciator More info...

Pronunciator


Publisher: Pronunciator

Pronunciator is a fun and easy way to learn to speak, read, and write any of 80 languages. Includes live tutors, feature films, music with lyrics, pronunciation analysis, quizzes, and more! Also features ESL for 50 non-English languages, plus free apps for Android, Apple, and Kindle Fire devices.



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Media, Spanish language content available, Tutorials

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Test Preparation, Language and Literature
Pronunciator (Spanish version) ProCitizen More info...

Pronunciator (Spanish version)


Publisher: ProCitizen

ProCitizen is an online course to prepare New Americans for the civics, reading, and writing parts of the USCIS Naturalization Test. Includes 100 instructional videos in both English and Spanish.



Contains

Tutorials

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Test Preparation, Language and Literature
Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982 (H.W. Wilson) EBSCO More info...

Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890-1982 (H.W. Wilson)


Publisher: EBSCO

Over the past 100 years, Readers’ Guide to Periodical Literature has become the ultimate index of subjects in the popular press, has earned the trust of researchers at all levels, and has been hailed by Library Journal as one of the “50 Best Reference Sources for the Millennium.” Readers' Guide Retrospective provides all the information from 44 Readers’ Guide annuals in a single database and access to over 3 million articles from approximately 375 leading magazines; many of the articles are peer reviewed.



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Indexes & Abstracts

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
RefWorks RefWorks More info...

RefWorks


Publisher: RefWorks

RefWorks -- an online research management, writing and collaboration tool -- is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies.
If you need to manage information for any reason -- whether it be for writing, research or collaboration -- RefWorks is the perfect tool. Use the tutorials and information resources on this site to work smarter with RefWorks! -- publisher, 12/16/2009



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Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary
Sabin Americana Gale Group More info...

Sabin Americana


Publisher: Gale Group
 
Primary documents, 1500-1926

 



Contains

Digital Images, Historical/Primary Resources, Primary Sources (Historical)

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, History
Slavery and Anti-Slavery: Part 1 Debates Gale Group More info...

Slavery and Anti-Slavery: Part 1 Debates


Publisher: Gale Group
 
Primary resources, debates over slavery and abolition

 



Contains

Digital Images, Historical/Primary Resources, Primary Sources (Historical)

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, History
Slavery and Anti-Slavery: Part 2 Slave Trade Gale Group More info...

Slavery and Anti-Slavery: Part 2 Slave Trade


Publisher: Gale Group
 
Slave trade in the Atlantic world, primary documents

 



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Digital Images, Historical/Primary Resources, Primary Sources (Historical)

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, History
Slavery and Anti-Slavery: Part 3 Institution of Slavery Gale Group More info...

Slavery and Anti-Slavery: Part 3 Institution of Slavery


Publisher: Gale Group

primary documents



Contains

Digital Images, Historical/Primary Resources, Primary Sources (Historical)

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, History
Slavery and Anti-Slavery: Part 4 Age of Emancipation Gale Group More info...

Slavery and Anti-Slavery: Part 4 Age of Emancipation


Publisher: Gale Group

primary documents



Contains

Digital Images, Historical/Primary Resources, Primary Sources (Historical)

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, History
Times Digital Archives Gale Group More info...

Times Digital Archives


Publisher: Gale Group

Newspaper, 1785-2011. More than 70,000 issues. Perpetual purchase, primary resource.



Contains

Digital Images, Historical/Primary Resources, Primary Sources (Historical)

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, History
Visual Thesaurus Vocabulary.Com More info...

Visual Thesaurus


Publisher: Vocabulary.Com

With your Visual Thesaurus login, you can create word lists, save your favorites, and more! (published 2016)



Contains

Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Language and Literature
Vocabulary.com Thinkmap More info...

Vocabulary.com


Publisher: Thinkmap

Vocabulary.com combines the world's smartest dictionary with an adaptive learning game that will have you mastering new words in no time. (Published May 2016)



Contains

Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Education, Language and Literature
WorldCat Discovery Services OCLC More info...

WorldCat Discovery Services


Publisher: OCLC

WorldCat Discovery Services includes records for books, videos, serial publications, articles, recorded books and music, electronic books, sheet music, genealogical references, cultural artifacts, digital objects, Web sites and much more.Identify resources at your library and in the collections of the world’s libraries. Library users and staff use WorldCat Discovery to search the WorldCat database of electronic, digital and physical resources, identify materials they need and find out where they are available. -- publisher 6/26/2014



Contains

Catalogs, Indexes & Abstracts

Subject Coverage

Library Science, General and Multidisciplinary
WorldCat.org OCLC More info...

WorldCat.org


Publisher: OCLC

Find items in libraries near you. WorldCat.org connects you to the collections and services of more than 10,000 libraries worldwide.



Contains

Catalogs

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Useful and Interesting, Library Science
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