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    While not included on every list, Beacon is recommended for most subject areas Books and Media at DMC
    Art & Drama Foreign Language eBooks
    Automotive Health & Medical Encyclopedias & Reference
    Biography History & Social Science Images & Media Clips
    Business Hospitality Management Magazine & Journal Articles
    Collegiate High School Law Maps
    Computer Science Math Newspapers & Current Events
    Developmental Skills & GED Music Primary Sources
    Education Science & Technology New Databases
    English, Literature & Philosophy Vocational, Technical & Career  

    Art & Drama

    Credo Reference - Art Online reference books
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center [Ebsco] This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.
    Humanities Full Text [Ebsco] This database provides full text, abstracts and bibliographic indexing of the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as specialized magazines.
    Play Index, The [Ebsco] This unique resource covers classic and historical plays, along with the works of contemporary playwrights.
    Websites by Subject - Art Selected web sites
    Websites by Subject - Drama Selected web sites
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    Automotive

    Auto Repair Resource Center [Ebsco] Repair information, diagrams and more on more than 25,000 vehicles
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Small Engine Repair Reference Center [Ebsco] This database provides users with detailed, yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines.
    Vocational and Career Collection [Ebsco] Full text coverage for nearly 350 trade and industry-related magazines and journals
    Websites by Subject - Automotive Applied Technology Selected web sites
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    Biography

    Biography in Context [Gale] Contains more than 450,000 biographies on more than 380,000 people. Content is gathered from more than 1,000 volumes of 135 award-winning Gale reference sources
    Britannica Online Academic Edition Encyclopedia biographic entries
    Credo Reference - Biography Usually provides short encyclopedia style biographical information
    Ebsco eBooks Search 30,000+ebooks at the same time you search articles in Ebsco Host.
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Gale Literary Databases [Gale] Includes Contemporary Authors and Dictionary of Literary Biography
    HeritageQuest [ProQuest] Includes family and local histories
    Literary Reference Center Plus [Ebsco] Author biographies; unclick all document types except biographies
    Scribner Writer Series [Gale] Essays about authors and their works
    Student Research Center [Ebsco] Remove check marks from all boxes except Biographies in the "Include When Searching" area to limit search
    Twayne Authors Series [Gale] Literary criticism with author biographies, the history and influence of literary movements and the development of literary genres
    Vocational Biographies Essays about careers written by people working at the job described
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    Business

    Business Abstracts with Full Text [Ebsco] Includes business magazines and scholarly journals
    Business Source Complete [Ebsco regular interface]
    Enhanced Business Search Interface [Ebsco]
    Business information and articles
    Class Resource Guide - Business 1301 Provides easy structured access to many different resources for your research and class needs
    Credo Reference - Business Online reference books
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Reference USA ReferenceUSA includes two databases. US Businesses contain verified, accurate data on 14 million businesses and is updated monthly.    US New Businesses has 4 million entries and updated with more than 50,000 new businesses each week to research hot areas of economic development.
    Regional Business News [Ebsco] Full text magazine and newpaper articles about business
    Small Business Reference Center [Ebsco] This database offers a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding.
    WestLaw Campus Research Full text of legal decisions and legal reference books, includes news and Business information such as Hoover's Company Records and SEC Filings; use News and Business tab
    Websites by Subject - Business & Finance Selected web sites
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    Collegiate High School

    College Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    High School Skills [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    MAS Ultra [Ebsco] High school level information from magazines, reference books with some primary sources; uses regular Ebsco interface
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context [Gale] Opinions on current and controversial topics
    Student Research Center [Ebsco] Ebsco interface for high school level information from magazines, reference books with some primary sources, includes Health Source - Consumer Edition, MAS Ultra, Newpaper Source, Texas Reference Center, TOPICsearch, and Vocational and Career Collection
    TOPICsearch [Ebsco] High school level current events database including coverage of social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics
    Vocational Biographies Essays about careers written by people working at the job described
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    Computer Science

    Computer Science Skills [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Computer Source [Ebsco] Computer-related articles in full text
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Websites by Subject - Computer Science Selected web sites
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    Developmental Skills & GED

    GED Skills [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Math Fundamentals [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Math Skills [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Reading Comprehension [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Career & Technical Reading Comprehension [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Vocabulary & Spelling [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Writing & Grammar [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
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    Education

    Educational Administration Abstracts [Ebsco] This research database includes bibliographic records covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
    ERIC [Ebsco] Educational Resource Information Center indexes information about the teaching and learning in specially published digests as well as in educational and education-related journals, includes some full text
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Professional Development Collection [Ebsco] Full text magazine and journal articles for educators
    Psychology & Behavioral Science [Ebsco] Full text magazine and peer-reviewed journal articles
    Teacher Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Websites by Subject - Education Selected web sites
    Education Websites from Faculty Resources Selected web sites

    Curriculum Resources [all from Ebsco]

  • Secondary
  • MAS Ultra
  • Student Research Center
  • TOPICsearch
  • Middle
  • Middle Search Plus
  • Primary
  • Kids Search
  • Primary Search
  • Searchasaurus
  • Each source has magazine articles and reference books written and/or selected for the reading level of each educational level
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    English and Literature

    Academic Search Complete [Ebsco] Comprehensive source for magazine and journal articles, includes full text
    Book Review Digest Plus [Ebsco] An essential library tool that brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources
    Career & Technical Writing Skills [Learning Express Library]

    Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks

    Citation Style Guides Citation help from DMC Library Reference Services
    Credo - Literature Group Online reference books
    Ebsco eBooks Search 30,000+ebooks at the same time you search articles in Ebsco Host.
    Essay and General Literature Index [Ebsco] Offers access to tens of thousands of essays including 8 decades of literature.
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Gale Literary Databases includes Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism-Select, Dictionary of Literary Biography
    Gale Virtual Reference Library 21st C Novels & more!
    Humanities Full Text [Ebsco] This database provides full text, abstracts and bibliographic indexing of the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as specialized magazines.
    LibGuides - English 1301 Resources to help with English 1301 papers, including argumentative, informative and other research papers.
    LibGuides - Finding Literary Criticism

    This guide was created to assist all students with their English 1302 classwork. The guide will take you through how to research and use literary criticism.

    Literary Criticism Online [Gale] includes Drama Criticism, Poetry Criticism, and Short Story Criticism
    Literary Reference Center Plus [Ebsco] Ebsco's full text database that combines information from major respected reference works, books and literary journals
    Literature Resource Center [Gale] Gale's full text database which includes content from Scribner's and Twayne's Writers Series, Gale Encyclopedia of Literature and literary journals
    MLA Bibliography [Ebsco] Index to literary journals, criticisms, books and dissertations, full text only if linking to articles in Ebsco
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context Opinions and commentary on current and controversial topics
    Philosophers Index [Ebsco] The Philosopher's Index contains research published since 1940 including nearly 570 journals from 43 countries with content representing a variety of languages.  
    Salem Literature Provides access to a growing number of reference works in its renowned literary content both in traditional, printed form and online
    Scribner Writers [Gale] Essays about authors and their works
    Short Story Index [Ebsco] This database is an essential resource for readers seeking short stories by author or genre, or for those researching a body of work of a literary figure.
    Twayne's Authors Series [Gale] Literary criticism with author biographies, the history and influence of literary movements and the development of literary genres
    Twentieth-Century Poetry [ProQuest] Full-text poems
    Websites by Subject - English Selected web sites
    Writing Skills [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
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    Foreign Language

    Credo Reference - Bilingual Online dictionaries and reference books
    EBSCO Español Main site for Ebsco library databases using the Spanish language interface. Only a limited number of databases are available. Article contents are in its original language (usually English).
    Economia y Negocios [Ebsco] Spanish and Portuguese-language periodicals published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Spain, the United States and beyond focusing on business and economics
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Fuente Academica [Ebsco] Full text academic journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers
    Medic Latina [Ebsco] Spanish language medical research and investigatory journals
    Salud en Espanol (CHC Spanish Version) [Ebsco] Spanish language version of Consumer Health Complete; patient education on health topics
    Google Language Tools
    Google will find results in other languages and translate them for you to read.
    International Yahoo!
        - Yahoo US en Español
        - Yahoo Canada en Francais
    Access to Yahoo's international web sites, US in Spanish and Canada in French featured
    Websites by Subject - Foreign Languages Selected web sites
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    Health & Medical


    AHFS Consumer Medication Information [Ebsco] AHFS Consumer Medication Information includes more than a thousand drug information monographs
    Alt Health Watch [Ebsco] Information about complementary and alternative medicine dating back to 1990, some full text
    CINAHL Complete [Ebsco] Index to nursing and allied health articles with some full text
    Credo Reference - Medicine
    Online dictionaries and reference books
    Emergency Medical Services Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Gross Anatomy Dissector Provides dissection instructions to use as a guide while performing a human cadaveric dissection
    Health Reference Center Academic [Gale] Medical magazine and journal articles
    Health Source: Consumer Edition [Ebsco] Medical magazine and journal articles
    Health Source: Nursing/Academic [Ebsco] Medical magazine and journal articles
    Medical & Health Databases [Ebsco] Simultaneously search Ebsco's CINAHL and Health Source
    MedicLatina [Ebsco] Spanish language medical research and investigatory journals
    MEDLINE [Ebsco] Index to medical journals and information, full text only if linking to articles in Ebsco
    Natural & Alternative Treatments [Ebsco] Evidence-based information about alternative medicine therapies
    Nursing and Health Science Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection [Ebsco] Full text magazine and peer-reviewed journal articles
    Salem Health
       - Psychology & Mental Health
     
    Salud en Espanol (CHC Spanish Version) [Ebsco] Spanish language version of Consumer Health Complete; patient education on health topics
    Websites by Subject - Allied Health Selected web sites
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    History & Social Science

    Academic Search Complete [Ebsco] Comprehensive source for magazine and journal articles, includes full text
    American History in Video Streaming video of historical events, archival & public affairs footage & important documentaries.
    American Indian Histories and Cultures Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.
    The American West

    Through a mixture of original manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material and rare printed sources, this collection will act as a dynamic teaching and research resource.

    Annals of America History Online [Britannica] Primary sources including historical speeches, memoirs, interviews, etc. in full text
    Bibliography of Native North Americans [Ebsco] Index covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life

    Credo Reference
       - History
       - Social Sciences

    Online reference books
    Family Studies Abstracts [Ebsco] This database includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to family studies, including marriage, divorce, family therapy and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Handbook of Texas Online encyclopedia of Texas
    HeritageQuest Online [ProQuest] Primarily for genealogy research, includes some primary source family and location-based history
    Military & Government Collection [Ebsco] Articles and news pertaining to all branches of the military and government
    Newsbank Newspaper articles from 10 Texas newspapers and 20 other US newspapers.
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context [Gale] Opinions and commentary on current and controversial topics
    Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection [Ebsco] Full text magazine and peer-reviewed journal articles
    Race Relations Abstracts [Ebsco] This resource provides a sole focus on content relating specifically to the relationship between races. It is a rich source of bibliographic records covering fundamental areas relevant to race relations.
    Religion & Philosophy Collection [Ebsco] Full text magazine and journal articles
    Salem Health - Psychology & Mental Health Online access to Salem Press' award-winning health reference works
    Salem History Milestone Documents in American History and Decades series covering 20th Century American history
    Texas Digital Sanborn Maps [ProQuest] Historical Maps of Texas
    Texas Reference Center [Ebsco] Full text journals and books about Texas and Texan topics
    US Constitution [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Websites by Subject - Social Sciences Selected web sites
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    Hospitality Management

    Credo Reference - Food Online dictionaries and reference books
    Culinary Arts Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Vocational and Career Collection [Ebsco] Full text coverage for nearly 350 trade and industry-related magazines and journals
    Websites by Subject - Hospitality Management Selected web sites
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    Law

    Credo Reference - Law Online dictionaries and reference books
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Legal Collection [Ebsco] Full text of 250 scholarly law journals
    WestLaw Campus Research (click for help) Full text of legal decisions and legal reference books, includes current events and news; use Law tab
    Websites by Subject - Legal Selected web sites
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    Math

    Algebra, Calculus, Geometry, Statistics and more [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Math Skills [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Websites by Subject - Math Selected web sites
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    Music

    Credo Reference - Music Online dictionaries and reference books
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Humanities Full Text [Ebsco] This database provides full text, abstracts and bibliographic indexing of the most noted scholarly sources in the humanities, as well as specialized magazines.
    Naxos Classical Music Listen to streaming content from over 79,000 CDs
    Naxos Jazz Music Listen to some of the finest contemporary jazz from around the world.
    Websites by Subject - Music Selected web sites
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    Science and Technology

    Academic Search Complete [Ebsco] Comprehensive source for magazine and journal articles, includes full text
    AGRICOLA [Ebsco] Index to information from the U.S. Dept of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library
    Credo Reference
       - Science
       - Technology
    Online dictionaries and reference books
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    GreenFile [Ebsco] Information on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more
    Salem Science Online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets.
    Science & Technology Collection [Ebsco] Indexes magazines and journals with full text
    Websites by Subject - Science Selected web sites
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    Vocational, Technical & Career

    Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Cosmetology Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Electrical Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Emergency Medical Services Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Firefighter Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center [Ebsco] This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.
    Home Improvement Reference Center [Ebsco] This database provides users with detailed, user-friendly "how-to" information covering all manner of home improvement/repair projects.
    Job & Career Accelerator [Learning Express Library] A powerful and complete career selection and job search tool to change the way individuals search for jobs.
    Law Enforcement Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Plumbing Test Preparation [Learning Express Library]

    Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks

    Real Estate Test Preparation [Learning Express Library] Practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses and eBooks
    Small Engine Repair Reference Center [Ebsco] This database provides users with detailed, yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines.
    Vocational & Career Collection [Ebsco] Full text coverage for nearly 350 trade and industry-related magazines and journals
    Vocational Biographies Essays about careers written by people working at the job described
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    Books and Media at DMC Library

    DMCnet Library Catalog Online catalog to find information about books, videos and other library materials available at the William F. White, Jr. Library and the Barth Learning Resources Center
    New Books and Library Resources at DMC List of new books and materials available at White Library and Barth LRC, updated quarterly (Jan/Apr/July/Oct)
    Audio Video Collections at DMC Library Custom lists of video and audio titles available at White Library and Barth LRC
    OCLC WorldCat Online listing of materials available at thousands of libraries worldwide
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    eBooks

    Britannica Online Academic Edition Use "Gateway to the Classics" link in left column in the "Research Tools" area
    Ebsco eBooks Search 30,000+ebooks at the same time you search articles in Ebsco Host.
    Gale Virtual Reference Library 21st C Novels & more!
    Learning Express Library To search for ebook titles leave search box blank, change "All" to "ebooks" and click the magnifying glass button
       
    Other eBook Sources
    Bartleby.com Online full text books
    Bibliomania Provides free online literature with more than 2,000 classic texts (fiction, drama, poetry, short stories).
    BookYards Has over 17,000 e-books to download, as well as thousands of external web links and links to e-books in other sources
    Community College Consortium for Open Educational Resources
    Find open and free textbooks that may be suitable for use in community college courses from the list of subjects provided.
    E-Books Directory Is a daily growing list of free downloadable e-books and documents
    Flat World Knowledge Find open and free textbooks
    Google Book Search and preview millions of books from libraries and publishers worldwide using Google Book Search.
    Librivox Provides free audiobooks
    ManyBooks More than 28,000 eBooks available here and they're all free!
    The Online Books Page Lists over 40,000 free e-books on the Web
    Online Computer Books Contains details about free computer books, free ebooks, free programming books, free online books and sample chapters related to Information and Communication Technology, Computer Science, Internet, Engineering, Business, Marketing, Maths, Electronics, Physics and Science which are provided by publishers or authors on their websites legally and free of charge.
    OnlineFreeEBooks Free eBooks
    Open Educational Resources Commons Find open and free textbooks
    Open Textbook.org Find open and free textbooks
    Open Textbook Catalog Find open and free textbooks
    Open Thesis A free repository of theses, dissertations, and other academic documents
    PDF Books Offers around 5,000 downloadable public domain e-books in pdf
    Planet eBook is the home of free classic literature
    Project Gutenberg Online full text books
    Read Easily An e-book library designed to provide an adaptive reading experience. The reader selects font size, font color, and background color. All titles are in HTML to be compatible with text to speech software.
    Rice University Press Find open and free textbooks
    Textbook Media Free and lower-cost online textbooks supported with ads and commercial content
    Wikibooks Find open and free textbooks
    WikiSource Online library of free content publications
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    Encyclopedias and Reference

    Encyclopaedia Britannica Online is a traditional online encyclopedia. The other online resources that follow search one or more encyclopedias or reference resources. Usually, such resources are included in the results list of the basic search, but searches may be limited to just reference sources. Lists shown are reference sources only. Most of these databases also include other kinds of materials.

    Britannica Online Academic Edition Online version of the Encyclopaedia Britannica
    Credo Reference Includes Britannica Concise Encylopedia and other subject encyclopedias and reference resources
    Annals of American History Online [Britannica] Primary sources including historical speeches, memoirs, interviews, etc. in full text
    Columbia Encyclopedia [Ebsco] Uses the Student Research Center interface, click on Encyclopedia button at top of page, over 51,000 entries
    Ebsco eBooks Search 30,000+ebooks at the same time you search articles in Ebsco Host.
    Funk & Wagnall's New World Encylopedia [Ebsco] Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.
    Handbook of Texas Information on Texas places, people and events.
    Texas Digital Sanborn Maps [ProQuest] Historical maps of Texas
    Websites by Subject - Quick Reference Free resources on the web; while the library website strives to select appropriate resources, use a more critical eye when using these resources.
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    Images and Multimedia

    American History in Video Streaming video of historical events, archival & public affairs footage & important documentaries.
    Britannica Online Academic Edition Browse or search images and videos
    Credo Reference Search for images in all subject areas
    Ebsco To get to the Image Search at the search screen click on the "More" button on the blue bar at the top of the page and select "Images".
    Websites by Subject - Images & Multimedia Selected web sites
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    Magazine & Journal Articles

    EBSCO
       - Academic Search Complete [Ebsco]
       - MasterFILE Premier [Ebsco]
    Most of Ebsco's databases search for magazine and journal articles. Use the Ebsco link to search multiple databases at once.

    Academic Search Complete searches 4500 full text magazines and journals covering academic topics.
    Masterfile searches over 2000 magazines and other resources.
    Open Access Journals Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals
    Periodicals Finder Use this tool when you have a just a citation and need to find out if there is a database that has the article in full text
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    Maps

    Britannica Online Academic Edition Use World Atlas link in left column in the "Research Tools" area or look for "Related Maps" button in the top right of the article
    Student Research Center Remove check marks from all boxes except "Photos, Maps & Flags" in the "Include When Searching" area to limit search
    Texas Digital Sanborn Maps [ProQuest] Texas maps from 1867-1970
    Websites by Subject - Maps Selected web sites
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    Newspapers & Current Events

    Academic Search Complete & MasterFILE [Ebsco] Searches Academic Search Complete and MasterFILE databases at the same time
    Ask.com News Search Ask.com's page to search newspaper articles, news feeds and other new reports
    Biography in Context Contains more than 450,000 biographies on more than 380,000 people. Content is gathered from more than 1,000 volumes of 135 award-winning Gale reference sources
    Google News Search Google's page to search newspaper articles, news feeds and other new reports
    Newsbank
    Newspaper articles from 10 Texas newspapers and 20 other US newspapers, includes Corpus Christi Caller Times
    Newspaper Source [Ebsco] Full text from 20 US and International newspapers and selected articles from an additional 200 newspapers
    Opposing Viewpoints in Context [Gale] Opinions and commentary on current and controversial topics
    TOPICsearch [Ebsco] High school level current events database including coverage of social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics
    Websites by Subject - News Organizations Selected web sites
    WestLaw Campus Research (click for help) Full text of legal decisions and legal reference books, includes newspapers, newswires and broadcast transcripts; use News and Business tab
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    Primary Sources

    American History in Video Streaming video of historical events, archival & public affairs footage & important documentaries.
    Annals of American History Online [Britannica] Primary sources including historical speeches, memoirs, interviews, etc. in full text
    HeritageQuest [ProQuest] Primarily for genealogy research, includes primary source materials and family and location-based histories
    Newsbank Newspaper articles from 10 Texas newspapers and 20 other US newspapers.
    Student Research Center Remove check marks from all boxes except Primary Sources in the "Include When Searching" area to limit search
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    New Databases

    AHFS Consumer Medication Information [Ebsco] AHFS Consumer Medication Information includes more than a thousand drug information monographs
    American Indian Histories and Cultures Browse through a wide range of rare and original documents from treaties, speeches and diaries, to historic maps and travel journals.
    The American West

    Through a mixture of original manuscripts, maps, ephemeral material and rare printed sources, this collection will act as a dynamic teaching and research resource.

    CINAHL Complete [Ebsco] Index to nursing and allied health articles with some full text
    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand is a database that provides access to streaming videos appropriate for academic research.Videos can be watched in their entirety, or as individual segments, on your computer.

    Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center [Ebsco] This database offers detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas to meet the interests of virtually every hobby enthusiast.
    Home Improvement Reference Center [Ebsco] This database provides users with detailed, user-friendly "how-to" information covering all manner of home improvement/repair projects.
    Reader's Guide 1890-1982 [Ebsco] This database offers access to 100 years of the original paper volumes—providing information about history, culture, science and seminal developments.
    Small Business Reference Center [Ebsco] This database offers a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding.
    Small Engine Repair Reference Center [Ebsco] This database provides users with detailed, yet user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines.
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