Academic Search Complete offers a large collection of 9,000 of the most valuable full-text journals, providing users access to critical information from many sources unique to this database. In addition, this database is the leading source of peer-reviewed, full-text for STM research, as well as for the Social Sciences and Humanities. This scholarly collection offers unmatched coverage of information spanning a broad range of important areas of academic study, including anthropology, engineering, law, sciences and more.
Formerly called APA Style Central, Academic Writer is APA's authoritative solution offering you a complete digital environment for teaching, learning, and writing academic papers, following APA Style guidelines and rules. Its goal is to help you think and write like a seasoned professional. Sources in Academic Writer include video quick guides and tutorials to help you get started and refine your research and writing, forms to help you build and manage a reference library, paper templates and other writing tools, and more.
This expanded link gives you access to not only the titles in the eBook Academic Collection, but also thousands of additional books from the collection previously known as NetLibrary. Well over 150,000 titles in total! Most of the titles from the NetLibrary collection have a limit of 1-3 simultaneous users and were published before 2010.
Note: Some titles have limit of 1-3 users per title; if book is in use, try again later
With Gale eBooks (formerly Gale Virtual Reference Library), you can turn research into results. Optimized for search and discovery, the Gale platform enables you to search through over 1,200 nonfiction e-books on business, health, law, and more within a single search. Result lists highlight entries from encyclopedias and other nonfiction reference books so you can go directly to the information you need. Great for explanations and background research!
ProQuest Central is the largest single periodical resource available, bringing together complete databases across all major subject areas, including Business, Health and Medical, Language and Literature, Social Sciences, Education, Science, and Technology, as well as core titles in the Performing and Visual Arts, History, Religion, Philosophy, and includes thousands of full-text newspapers from around the world. ProQuest Central searches ALL ProQuest databases the Library subscribes to.
Skillsoft Books offers full-text access to thousands of leading professional books from top industry authors and publishers in the business and IT fields. Additionally, you can find thousands of videos about business leadership, coding, desktop software (like Microsoft Office), and more.
For more information about how to use Skillsoft Books and what you can find there, including a video walkthrough, visit our Guide to Skillsoft Books.
Westlaw Campus Research is powered by WestSearch, which dramatically improves searching and the ability to find the most relevant information quickly. Includes analytical sources like American Jurisprudence 2d, American Law Reports, 800+ law reviews and journals, and primary law sources like USCA, CFR, Federal Register and all federal, state and Supreme Court cases. Also includes a number of newspapers, magazines, trade journals, and company information, making it a great resources for business and criminal justice students.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Trial Database Access extended through June 24, 2020:
Produced by the Buros Center for Testing at the University of Nebraska, this resource is essential for evaluating contemporary testing instruments. Designed for novices and professionals alike, it contains full-text reviews for test products in psychology, education, business and leadership. In addition, it provides a bibliography to all known commercially available English-language tests currently in print.
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