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A-Z List of Electronic Resources

EBSCO

Description: Academic Search Complete is an article database containing full text for nearly 8,750 journals, including more than 7,800 peer-reviewed titles. Subject coverage includes: anthropology, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, geology, law, materials science, mathematics, music, pharmaceutical sciences, physics, psychology, religion & theology, veterinary science, women's studies, zoology, and many other fields.

ABC-CLIO

Description: African American Experience is a full text, cross-searchable digital reference library containing over 400 reference volumes, 3,500 WPA slave narratives, a timeline, teacher lesson plans, and hundreds of primary documents.

EBSCO

America: History & Life with Full Text provides full-text coverage of more than 200 journals and nearly 100 books covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.

ABC-CLIO
Description: American Indian Experience is a full-text digital resource exploring the histories and contemporary cultures of the indigenous peoples of the United States. It includes 150 volumes of reference content, hundreds of primary documents, and thousands of images.
Facts on File
Description: American Women’s History Online is an authoritative reference database that covers the important people, events, legislation, and issues relevant to the study of women's history in the United States. It includes biographies, subject entries, primary sources, maps and charts, images, videos and timelines.
Britannica

Description: Annals of American History provides a year-by-year documentary of American thought and action, including primary sources, from 1493 through today.

EBSCO

Description: EBSCO's AP News provides near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associated Press on a continuous basis. This collection includes AP Top News, WorldStream, Financial News, AP Online, U.S. Politics & Government and 50 State Reports. End users can immediately access the full text of the NewsMonitor-delivered web content, by following the link in the record. The index to the full text content in AP News is held for a rolling 30-day archive.

ARTstor 
Description: ARTstor is a digital library of approximately 700,000 images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities and social sciences, with tools to manage those images for presentation in a classroom setting.
EBSCO

Description: Auto Repair Reference Center (ARRC) contains repair and maintenance information on most major manufacturers of domestic and imported vehicles.

EBSCO

Description: BIR Entertainment provides information on about 450,000 music titles and 200,000 DVD/video titles, with more being added regularly.

Facts on File

Description: Bloom’s Literary Reference Online examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature.

EBSCO

Description: Book Index with Reviews™ (BIR) contains almost 800,000 full-text searchable book reviews from the sources that you trust: Library Journal, School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, Booklist and others.

EBSCO

Description: Business Source Elite provides full text for over 1,000 business publications dating back to 1985. More than 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor are also included. Updated daily.

EBSCO

Description: Communication & Mass Media Complete provides scholarly articles from 350 journals in areas related to communication and mass media including 5,000+ Author Profiles.

EBSCO

Description: Consumer Health Complete provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. Includes the Clinical Reference System and the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which provides access to up-to-date, concise and clinically relevant drug monographs. The database is updated on a weekly basis.

Country Watch

Description: Country Watch provides country overviews, maps, up-to-date information, news and data on countries of the world.

CQ Researcher

Description: CQ Almanac Online covers the people, elections, legislation, and controversies in the U.S. Congress since 1945. It includes in-depth review and analysis of legislation and policy for each year, organized by policy area and comprehensive roll call votes for all major legislation.

CQ Researcher

Description: CQ Researcher explores a single "hot" issue in the news in depth each week. Topics range from social and teen issues to environment, health, education, and science and technology.

EBSCO

Description: EBSCO eBook Collection includes the full text of over 70,000 books that can be viewed online using an Internet browser. eBooks have advanced search capabilities that allow the reader to perform searches across thousands of books or within a specific book.

Britannica
Description: Encyclopedia Britannica Online provides searchable, full-text access to scholarly, authoritative reference entries. Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus are included.
EBSCO
Description: Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) includes full-text for over 400 of the journal articles and links to 314,000 full-text documents.
ProQuest

Description: Ethnic News Watch provides full-text articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic, minority, and native press.

Los Medanos College

Description: Student news site for Los Medanos College.

InfoBase Publishing

Description: Films on Demand provides unlimited, 24/7 access to more than 8,200 videos and 95,000 segments - all Closed Captioned covering topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics and Health & Medicine to name a few.

EBSCO

Description: Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

EBSCO

Description: GreenFILE provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records including scholarly, government and general-interest content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy and recycling.

EBSCO

Description: Health Source: Consumer Edition provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines providing information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

EBSCO

Description: Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names is also included.

Gale

Description: InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world including the New York Times.

Facts on File

Description: Issues & Controversies explores more than 800 hot topics in business, politics, government, education, and culture.

ABC-CLIO

Description: Latino American Experience features over 200 volumes of unique content, hundreds of primary documents and Spanish language content this truly e is a virtual library on Latino culture.

EBSCO

Description: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) includes selected full text of articles on librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

EBSCO

Description: MasterFILE Premier is a multidisciplinary database providing 1,750 general reference publications, 500 reference books, 164,424 primary source documents, an Image Collection of 440,207 photos, maps & flags.

EBSCO

Description: MAS Ultra – School Edition contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. It provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags,

EBSCO
Description: MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine.
EBSCO
Description: Military & Government Collection offers current news pertaining to all branches of the military, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals.
Gale

Description: National Geographic Virtual Library is complete archive of National Geographic Magazine Archive (1888-1994), National Geographic Magazine ( 1995-Current) & National Geographic: People, Animals, and the World. It also includes National Geographic books and videos.

EBSCO
Description: Newspaper Source Plus includes 1,570 full-text newspapers and 583,100 television and radio news transcripts, videos & podcasts The database contains full text for major newspapers such as The Christian Science Monitor, The San Francisco Chronicle, USA Today and The Washington Post. It also includes the Contra Costa Times and many college newspapers.
Oxford
Description: Oxford Art Online contains 45,000 scholarly articles on world art, with 40,000+ Web links to images and additional art-related information in museums, galleries and art collections around the world. Formerly Grove Art Online.
EBSCO

Description: Primary Search provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. Includes reading level indicator (Lexiles).

EBSCO

Description: Professional Development Collection, designed for professional educators, provides a specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including 350+ peer-reviewed titles and 200+ educational reports.

EBSCO

Description: The Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection provides nearly 600 full text publications, including nearly 550 peer-reviewed journals. Topics include: emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

EBSCO

Description: Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

EBSCO

Description: The Religion & Philosophy Collection is a comprehensive database covering such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy.

EBSCO

Description: Small Business Reference Center 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. Business videos provide critical information for business owners: interviews, ‘lessons learned’ features, lectures and ‘how to’ videos help foster success in all aspects of managing a business. Includes business reference books, articles and videos.

EBSCO

Description: The Student Research Center provides a user friendly interface which allows students to search multidisciplinary databases that contain 500+ popular high school magazines, 360+ reference books, 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 440,207 photos, maps & flags. Newspapers, consumer health, history reference, literary reference and career information is also included.

EBSCO

Description: Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and selected full text for 280 education journals. Topics include: Assessment, Best Practices, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, School Administration, Science & Mathematics, and Teacher Education.

Facts on File

Description: Today’s Science explains important developments in biology, chemistry, the environment, space, physics, and technology. Contains articles, images, encyclopedia, glossary and tools for students.

Facts on File

Description: World News Digest covers all major political, social, and economic events since November 1940. Contains articles, encyclopedia, almanac and tools for students.