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ProQuest Central

Big, broad database full of scholarly journal articles. Even gives keyword suggestions.

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)

Lots of scholarly journal articles, but also has reports and conference proceedings.

Opposing Viewpoints

Current events database from multiple perspectives. Pro/con viewpoint essays, topic overviews, images, podcasts, and video.

searchAcademic Search Complete (EBSCO)
Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 10,900 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1865.

searchExpanded Academic ASAP (InfoTrac Searchbank)
Scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers in disciplines ranging from arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology. Many with full text and images. Coverage begins in 1980.

searchFacts on File
Current events and historical news database. Includes a live Reuters® newsfeed updated hourly, special "Top Stories" timelines with decade by decade listings linked to original coverage of top news stories back to October 1940. Original feature essays created for the online version, such as Country Profiles, Key People, Key Events, and Key Issues - plus primary documents, editorial cartoons, and a selection of newspaper editorials.

searchAcademic OneFile
Comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database with extensive coverage of social sciences, physical sciences, arts, literature, and other subjects. Includes full-text of New York Times back to 1995.

Full text access to back volumes of core scholarly journals in a broad range of disciplines within the arts, humanities, social sciences, and sciences, including both interdisciplinary and discipline-specific journals. Coverage usually begins very early, including some prior to 1900, and ends two to five years prior to present.

searchProject MUSE
Full-text online access to over 300 high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers.

searchProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is the largest multidisciplinary database with over 11,000 titles, with over 8,000 titles in full-text. It serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels in all markets. Over 160 subject areas are covered extensively in this product including business and economics, health and medical, news and world affairs, technology, social sciences and more.

searchResearch Library (ProQuest)
Search for coverage of a broad range of subjects including arts, business, children, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, and women's interests.

searchScience Direct
ScienceDirect is a leading full-text scientific database offering journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books.