Academic Databases

All Subjects

4,500 magazines, journals & newspapers in all subject areas
Voluminous search engine for academic web resources
100 reference ebooks with over 600 thousand entries
Full text, quality-controlled scientific & scholarly journals, covering all subjects
Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas
Features hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals bringing together a variety of sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health and cultural issues.
Google's scholarly search engine, including patents & legal publications
Multidisciplinary database that provides full text for many magazines
Online dictionary
Six national newspapers offering thorough coverage of local, national, and international events.
2,000 American newspapers including Star Democrat & other Maryland newspapers
470 eBooks plus periodicals & websites on current social issues
Full text to 1990 for 70 magazines for elementary school research
3,800+ magazines, journals & newspapers in all subject areas
Over 100 encyclopedia & dictionary ebooks in every subject area

Business

2,300 business periodicals plus company profiles & reports
World's largest collection economics journal articles & working papers
80 business periodicals on various U.S. regions

Communication

4,500 magazines, journals & newspapers in all subject areas
Encompasses many areas of linguistics, from historical to philosophical
Comprehensive yet concise overviews of college sociology topics

Ebooks

Hundreds of ebooks on a variety of subjects
2800 scholarly humanities ebooks
Hundreds of academic ebooks on a variety of topics
Millions of ebooks, some full-text & some only available as snippets
Free links to dozens of ebooks on space exploration
Searchable nursing reference ebooks
Almost 50,000 ebooks on a variety of academic subjects
Over 100 encyclopedia & dictionary ebooks in every subject area

Education

College & university news
2,200 education digests & scholarly journals
Nearly 500 popular, high school magazines
785 education journals
280 popular teacher & administrator periodicals for professional educators

English

Thousands of critical articles by noted scholars & 170 video segments
46 author biographies & criticism of contemporary literature
The most authoritative, scholarly approach to slang ever, with 10.3 million words
Encompasses many areas of linguistics, from historical to philosophical
Literary criticism & author biographies
Online dictionary
MLA & APA bibliography composer
Contains 250+ performance videos of the world's leading plays.

Health

80 health periodicals plus pamphlets & ebooks
550 medical periodicals plus generic drug patient education sheets
Authoritative information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, & much more
840 nursing & allied health periodicals
Designed specifically for nurses, this resource provides evidence-based information for point of care, continuing education, nursing research and more.
Searchable nursing reference ebooks
Over 415 journals covering topics like Botany, Microbiology, & Zoology
Reference & research information from many scientific disciplines

History & Biography

2800 scholarly humanities ebooks
Multi-volume reference on 17,400 Americans
Ebooks, images, documents, articles, & websites
Including American Memory, Chronicling America (newspapers), Veterans History, & more
Museums & libraries offer items from America's history, primary sources
Millions of ebooks, some full-text & some only available as snippets
Comprehensive source of legal and historical information on slavery
Historical documents, media, biographies, and research
Digitized historical books & magazines from America's past
Nearly 500 popular, high school magazines
Full text for nearly 300 journals & periodicals
Issues from 1888-present of the famous geography & natural history magazine
Over 100 encyclopedia & dictionary ebooks in every subject area
Cultural treasures from around the world, including images, maps, & rare books

Law & Government

A trusted encyclopedia with basic facts about all the world's nations
240 criminal justice journals
Including American Memory, Chronicling America (newspapers), Veterans History, & more
Detailed profiles of active U. S. foundations, recent grants awarded by top funders
Google's scholarly search engine, including patents & legal publications
Comprehensive source of legal and historical information on slavery
Full text for nearly 300 journals & periodicals
Issues from 1888-present of the famous geography & natural history magazine
470 eBooks plus periodicals & websites on current social issues
Public access to the laws of the U.S. via the Legal Information Institute
Federal, state, and local statistical data from over 70 governmental sources
Legal cases, U.S. & state law reference

Music, Video, & Images

725,000 images of works of art, architecture, & photography
50,000 classical music recordings plus composer biographies, images, etc.
Streaming online video on a variety of academic topics
4,600 free artistic & cultural images from a leading museum
Free audio books in mp3 & ogg formats
Early 20th century recordings & music from the Library of Congress
Contains 250+ performance videos of the world's leading plays.
Cultural treasures from around the world, including images, maps, & rare books

Psychology & Social Sciences

4,500 magazines, journals & newspapers in all subject areas
A trusted encyclopedia with basic facts about all the world's nations
Expert overviews of different nations from the Library of Congress
Features hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals bringing together a variety of sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health and cultural issues.
Scholarly literature covering librarianship, classification, & online information retrieval
2,000 American newspapers including Star Democrat & other Maryland newspapers
470 eBooks plus periodicals & websites on current social issues
Many full-text, scholarly journals in Psychology
Comprehensive yet concise overviews of college sociology topics
Includes full text for hundreds of core sociology journals dating back to 1895.
Over 100 encyclopedia & dictionary ebooks in every subject area

Science & Biology

Videos, biographies, news, & encyclopedia entries for scientific topics
Information about many species with maps, images, and videos
Expert-reviewed information about the Earth
Scholarly & government articles on pollution, sustainability, & related topics
Authoritative information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, & much more
Free links to dozens of ebooks on space exploration
Over 415 journals covering topics like Botany, Microbiology, & Zoology
The latest research from fields such as genetics, biology, & medicine
Reference & research information from many scientific disciplines
Browse the human anatomy using this interactive 3D model