Alphabetical List of Databases

Hundreds of ebooks on a variety of subjects
URL:
http://ebooks.abc-clio.com/
Subject Categories:
Ebooks
4,500 magazines, journals & newspapers in all subject areas
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=a9h
Subject Categories:
All Subjects, Communication, Psychology & Social Sciences
Videos, biographies, news, & encyclopedia entries for scientific topics
URL:
http://www.accessscience.com/
Subject Categories:
Science & Biology
2800 scholarly humanities ebooks
URL:
https://quod.lib.umich.edu/cgi/t/text/text-idx?c=acls;cc=acls;rgn=full%20text;page=simple
Subject Categories:
Ebooks, History & Biography
Multi-volume reference on 17,400 Americans
URL:
http://www.anb.org/
Subject Categories:
History & Biography
725,000 images of works of art, architecture, & photography
URL:
http://library.artstor.org/library/
Subject Categories:
Music, Video, & Images
Voluminous search engine for academic web resources
URL:
http://www.base-search.net/
Subject Categories:
All Subjects
Thousands of critical articles by noted scholars & 170 video segments
URL:
http://www.fofweb.com/Direct2.asp?ItemID=WE54&ID=15906
Subject Categories:
English
2,300 business periodicals plus company profiles & reports
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=buh
Subject Categories:
Business
College & university news
URL:
http://chronicle.com/
Subject Categories:
Education
A trusted encyclopedia with basic facts about all the world's nations
URL:
https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/
Subject Categories:
Law & Government, Psychology & Social Sciences
50,000 classical music recordings plus composer biographies, images, etc.
URL:
http://clmu.alexanderstreet.com/
Subject Categories:
Music, Video, & Images
100 reference ebooks with over 600 thousand entries
URL:
http://www.credoreference.com/
Subject Categories:
All Subjects
240 criminal justice journals
URL:
http://search.proquest.com/criminaljusticeperiodicalsshell?accountid=10071
Subject Categories:
Law & Government
46 author biographies & criticism of contemporary literature. Type in "Critical Companion" to the title search box for best results.
URL:
http://gem.greenwood.com/login_special.asp?ws=WS_DLS&as=login_special.asp&c=o1025
Subject Categories:
English
Ebooks, images, documents, articles, & websites
URL:
http://dailylife2.abc-clio.com/
Subject Categories:
History & Biography
Including American Memory, Chronicling America (newspapers), Veterans History, & more
URL:
http://www.loc.gov/library/libarch-digital.html
Subject Categories:
History & Biography, Law & Government
Museums & libraries offer items from America's history, primary sources
URL:
http://dp.la/
Subject Categories:
History & Biography
Full text, quality-controlled scientific & scholarly journals, covering all subjects
URL:
http://www.doaj.org/
Subject Categories:
All Subjects
Hundreds of academic ebooks on a variety of topics
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlebk
Subject Categories:
Ebooks
World's largest collection economics journal articles & working papers
URL:
http://econpapers.repec.org/
Subject Categories:
Business
Information about many species with maps, images, and videos
URL:
http://eol.org/
Subject Categories:
Science & Biology
Expert-reviewed information about the Earth
URL:
http://www.eoearth.org/
Subject Categories:
Science & Biology
2,200 education digests & scholarly journals
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=eric
Subject Categories:
Education
Streaming online video on a variety of academic topics
URL:
http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlayLists.aspx?wID=15906
Subject Categories:
Music, Video, & Images
Detailed profiles of active U. S. foundations, recent grants awarded by top funders
URL:
http://fconline.foundationcenter.org/
Subject Categories:
Law & Government
Research grants (both donors and recipients) based on geographic locations
URL:
https://maps.foundationcenter.org/
Subject Categories:
Law & Government
Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=funk
Subject Categories:
All Subjects
4,600 free artistic & cultural images from a leading museum
URL:
http://search.getty.edu/gateway/search?q=&cat=highlight&f=%22Open+Content+Images%22&rows=10&srt=a&dir=s&pg=1
Subject Categories:
Music, Video, & Images
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.
URL:
http://find.galegroup.com/gic/dispHomePage.do?prodId=GIC&userGroupName=chesapeake
Subject Categories:
All Subjects, Psychology & Social Sciences
Google's scholarly search engine, including patents & legal publications
URL:
http://scholar.google.com/
Subject Categories:
All Subjects, Law & Government
The most authoritative, scholarly approach to slang ever, with 10.3 million words
URL:
http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/acref/9780199829941.001.0001/acref-9780199829941
Subject Categories:
English
Scholarly & government articles on pollution, sustainability, & related topics
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=8gh
Subject Categories:
Science & Biology
Millions of ebooks, some full-text & some only available as snippets
URL:
http://www.hathitrust.org/
Subject Categories:
Ebooks, History & Biography
80 health periodicals plus pamphlets & ebooks
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=hxh
Subject Categories:
Health
550 medical periodicals plus generic drug patient education sheets
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=hch
Subject Categories:
Health
Comprehensive source of legal and historical information on slavery
URL:
http://heinonline.org/HOL/Index?collection=slavery
Subject Categories:
History & Biography, Law & Government
Historical documents, media, biographies, and research
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=khh
Subject Categories:
History & Biography
Encompasses many areas of linguistics, from historical to philosophical
URL:
http://www.oxfordreference.com/view/10.1093/acref/9780195139778.001.0001/acref-9780195139778
Subject Categories:
Communication, English
Study guides for specific classes, general tutorials
URL:
http://libguides.chesapeake.edu/
Subject Categories:
Scholarly literature covering librarianship, classification, & online information retrieval
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=lxh
Subject Categories:
Psychology & Social Sciences
Free audio books in mp3 & ogg formats
URL:
http://librivox.org/
Subject Categories:
Music, Video, & Images
Literary criticism & author biographies
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=lfh
Subject Categories:
English
Digitized historical books & magazines from America's past
URL:
http://ebooks.library.cornell.edu/cgi/t/text/text-idx?xc=1&page=simple&g=moagrp
Subject Categories:
History & Biography
Nearly 500 popular, high school magazines
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=ulh
Subject Categories:
Education, History & Biography
Multidisciplinary database that provides full text for many magazines
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=f5h
Subject Categories:
All Subjects
Authoritative information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, & much more
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=cmedm
Subject Categories:
Health, Science & Biology
Online dictionary
URL:
http://www.merriam-webster.com/
Subject Categories:
All Subjects, English
Full text for nearly 300 journals & periodicals
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=mth
Subject Categories:
History & Biography, Law & Government
Free links to dozens of ebooks on space exploration
URL:
http://history.nasa.gov/series95.html#ebooks
Subject Categories:
Ebooks, Science & Biology
Issues from 1888-present of the famous geography & natural history magazine
URL:
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/chesapeake?db=NGMA
Subject Categories:
History & Biography, Law & Government
Early 20th century recordings & music from the Library of Congress
URL:
http://www.loc.gov/jukebox/
Subject Categories:
Music, Video, & Images
Six national newspapers offering thorough coverage of local, national, and international events.
URL:
http://search.proquest.com/cv_1558148?accountid=10071
Subject Categories:
All Subjects
2,000 American newspapers including Star Democrat & other Maryland newspapers
URL:
http://infoweb.newsbank.com/
Subject Categories:
All Subjects, Psychology & Social Sciences
MLA & APA bibliography composer
URL:
http://www.noodletools.com/login.php?group=104&code=8856
Subject Categories:
English
840 nursing & allied health periodicals
URL:
http://search.proquest.com/nursing?accountid=10071
Subject Categories:
Health
Designed specifically for nurses, this resource provides evidence-based information for point of care, continuing education, nursing research and more.
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=nrc
Subject Categories:
Health
470 eBooks plus periodicals & websites on current social issues
URL:
http://ic.galegroup.com/ic/ovic/?userGroupName=chesapeake
Subject Categories:
All Subjects, Law & Government, Psychology & Social Sciences
A comprehensive directory of online philosophical articles & books by academic philosophers
URL:
http://philpapers.org/
Subject Categories:
Full text to 1990 for 70 magazines for elementary school research
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=prh
Subject Categories:
All Subjects
Over 415 journals covering topics like Botany, Microbiology, & Zoology
URL:
http://search.proquest.com/biologyjournals?accountid=10071
Subject Categories:
Health, Science & Biology
785 education journals
URL:
http://search.proquest.com/education?accountid=10071
Subject Categories:
Education
3,800+ magazines, journals & newspapers in all subject areas
URL:
http://search.proquest.com/pqrl?accountid=10071
Subject Categories:
All Subjects
Many full-text, scholarly journals in Psychology
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=pdh
Subject Categories:
Psychology & Social Sciences
The latest research from fields such as genetics, biology, & medicine
URL:
https://www.plos.org
Subject Categories:
Science & Biology
80 business periodicals on various U.S. regions
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=bwh
Subject Categories:
Business
Comprehensive yet concise overviews of college sociology topics
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=rst
Subject Categories:
Communication, Psychology & Social Sciences
Reference & research information from many scientific disciplines
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=sch
Subject Categories:
Health, Science & Biology
Includes full text for hundreds of core sociology journals dating back to 1895.
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=sih
Subject Categories:
Psychology & Social Sciences
Almost 50,000 ebooks on a variety of academic subjects
URL:
http://link.springer.com/search?showAll=false
Subject Categories:
Ebooks
280 popular teacher & administrator periodicals for professional educators
URL:
http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&profile=ehost&defaultdb=trh
Subject Categories:
Education
Contains 250+ performance videos of the world's leading plays.
URL:
http://search.alexanderstreet.com/ativ
Subject Categories:
English, Music, Video, & Images
Public access to the laws of the U.S. via the Legal Information Institute
URL:
http://www.law.cornell.edu/uscode/text
Subject Categories:
Law & Government
Federal, state, and local statistical data from over 70 governmental sources
URL:
http://usafacts.org/
Subject Categories:
Law & Government
Over 100 encyclopedia & dictionary ebooks in every subject area
URL:
http://infotrac.galegroup.com/itweb/chesapeake?db=GVRL
Subject Categories:
All Subjects, Ebooks, History & Biography, Psychology & Social Sciences
Legal cases, U.S. & state law reference
URL:
https://www.westlaw.com/search/home.html?rs=IWLN1.0&vr=3.0&sp=003018073-2100
Subject Categories:
Law & Government
Cultural treasures from around the world, including images, maps, & rare books
URL:
http://www.wdl.org/en/
Subject Categories:
History & Biography, Music, Video, & Images
Browse the human anatomy using this interactive 3D model
URL:
http://zygotebody.com/
Subject Categories:
Science & Biology