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(ProQuest) - Find local and regional business news coverage of large corporations, privately held companies, local start-ups, executive profiles, marketing, finance, and industry news. Provides access to business information not typically found in national news sources. Contains news and analysis, information on local markets, and more gathered from major business tabloids, magazines, daily newspapers, wire services, and city, state, and regional business publications.


(ProQuest) - Business and management database providing extensive coverage of North America and internationally. Full text of 600+ journals, cumulative indexing/abstracting from 1970s onward of 1,500 total journals on business conditions, economics, trends, corporate strategies/tactics, management and marketing techniques, economics, human resources, finance, taxation, computers, as well as information on 60,000+ companies.

ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry

(ProQuest) - Search more than 750 business periodicals and newsletters with a trade or industry focus. Provides users with the latest industry news, product and competitive information, marketing trends, and a wide variety of other topics. Contains publications on every major industry, including finance, insurance, transportation, construction, and many more.

Abstracts in Social Gerontology

(EBSCO) - includes bibliographic records covering essential areas related to social gerontology, including the psychology of aging, elder abuse, society and the elderly, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.

Academic OneFile

(InfoTrac) - A good general source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social sciences, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Updated daily.

Accounting, Tax, and Banking Collection

(ProQuest) - Indexing/abstracts and selected full text of key journals, newspapers and periodicals. Known as "the quintessential accountant's database." Includes policies, standards and interpretations, tax legislation, compensation, financial management, etc.

ACM Digital Library

(Association for Computing Machinery) - Search and find bibliographic information, abstracts, reviews, and full-text for articles published in ACM periodicals and proceedings since 1985, including works published by affiliated organizations.


(AGRICultural OnLine Access) - is a machine-readable database of bibliographic records created by the National Agricultural Library and its cooperators.

America: History & Life with Full Text

(EBSCO) - American History & Life provides extensive coverage of the history and culture of the United States and Canada from prehistory to the present.  It offers full-text coverage for 290 key journals, state and local history publications, and 100 monographs; additional selective indexing is available for 1,800 journals in the social sciences and humanities dating back nearly 60 years.

American Film Institute Catalog

(Chadwyck/ProQuest) an authoritative resource on American film information. It covers the history of American cinema comprehensively from 1893 to 1975, with full or short records for films from 1976-2011. New records are added each year by the AFI's editorial team.

Analytical Abstracts

(RSC) - " the only abstracting service designed specifically to meet analytical chemistry information needs. It provides comprehensive coverage of new techniques and applications." 1980 to present."

Anthropological Literature

(EBSCO) - Comprehensive international resource for the fields of anthropology, archaeology and related interdisciplinary research.


(American Anthropological Association) - is a searchable database of full-text articles from 32 journals, including current issues of 15 peer-reviewed American Anthropological Association publications.

Applied Science & Technology Index Full Text

(EBSCO/Wilson) - Applied Science & Technology covers core literature from professional and technical society journals, periodicals and conference proceedings. Topics range from acoustics to transportation.  It includes full text of articles from 220 periodicals and images of original illustrations, charts and photographs. It also provides indexing and abstracts for more than 750 English-language scientific and technical publications.

Art Index

(EBSCO/Wilson) - is the basic periodical index in art. It indexes the contents of about 300 journals, mostly in English, in all areas of art, architecture, and design published since 1984. Art Index Retrospective extends the coverage back to 1929.

Art Index Retrospective

(EBSCO/ Wilson) - extends the coverage of Art Index the basic periodical index in art. It indexes the contents of about 300 journals, mostly in English, in all areas of art, architecture, and design published from 1929 -1984. Art Index provides coverage from 1984 to the present.

ARTbibliographies Modern - ABM

(ProQuest) - Abstracts of journal articles, books, essays, exhibition catalogs, dissertations, and exhibition reviews. Covers many aspects of modern and contemporary art, including performance art and installation works, video art, computer and electronic art, body art, graffiti, artists' books, theater arts, crafts, jewelry, illustration, and more, as well as the traditional fine arts of painting, printmaking, sculpture, and drawing. Architecture is not covered.

Arts & Humanities Full Text

(ProQuest) Search hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies.


(formerly DesignInForm) - consists of three databases Design Abstracts Retrospective (DAR), Arts+Architecture ProFiles (AAP) and ReVIEW (Full Text). DAR is an abstracting and indexing service that aims to cover many of the most important design and applied arts journals and annuals published during the twentieth century. AAP  is a dictionary of design and designers that includes profiles of every single designer, architect, craftsperson, studio, workshop, etc. whose work is discussed or illustrated in the journals and yearbooks covered by DAR. ReView is an project to digitize many of the most important decorative and fine arts journals published in Europe and the USA during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

ASFA: Aquatic Sciences and Fisheries Abstracts (Proquest Aquatic Science Collection)

(ProQuest) - "Is published in association with a growing international network of information centers monitoring over 5,000 serial publications, books, reports, conference proceedings, translations and limited distributions literature."

Asian Business and Reference

(ProQuest) - Find the latest business and financial news from the Eastern Hemisphere. Covers Asian business and financial information from key international publications including Far Eastern Economic Review, Asiaweek, and many more.

ASTM Compass

(American Society for Testing & Materials Standards) - Provides access to more than 12,000 ASTM standards, the ASTM Digital Library of books, articles, reports, and papers with online tools for using the standards.