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General Research Databases

  • Academic Search Complete  Icon  Icon
    Multi-disciplinary scholarly article database with 4,600+ peer-reviewed journals. (EBSCOhost)

  • CQ Researcher Plus Archive  Icon  Icon
    CQ Researcher report offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues 1923-present, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy. (CQPress)
  • Gale Virtual Reference Library  Icon
    Database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research (Gale)
  • Issues and Controversies  Icon  Icon
    Presents and enhances the full backfile of Issues and Controversies On File. Chronologies, illustrations, maps, tables, sidebars, bibliographies and contact information augment the balanced, accurate coverage of current and historical events. (Facts on File)
  • Newspaper Source Plus  Icon
    Provides cover-to-cover full text for 131 national & international newspapers, including The New York Times, The Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, and The Times (London). Also contains selective full text for more than 335 U.S newspapers. In addition, full-text television & radio news transcripts are provided from ABC News, CBS News, CNN, FOX News, National Public Radio (NPR), etc. (EBSCOhost)
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context  Icon  Icon
    Draws on the acclaimed social issues series published by Greenhaven Press, as well as core reference content from other Gale & Macmillan Reference USA sources. Access viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to web sites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. (Gale)

Search All EBSCO Databases

  • EBSCOhost  Icon  Icon
    This is the place to start for general research. This group of databases includes: Academic Search Complete, Business Source Complete, Computers & Applied Sciences Complete, CINAHL, ERIC, and more. Articles may be full-text, abstracts, or citations.

Video Databases

  • Kanopy  Icon  Icon
    Contains hundreds of streaming videos, including documentaries and educational films.
  • Films on Demand  Icon  Icon
    Films On Demand is the leading source of high-quality video and multimedia for academic, vocational and life-skills content.

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