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1980s In America History Covers events, movements, people, and trends in popular culture, literature, art, sports, science, technology, economics, and politics in both the United States and Canada. The set's 663 articles discuss people, books, films, television series, musical groups, and other important topics representative of that era. Every entry focuses on the topic or person during the 1980's - for this work, defined as January 1, 1980, through December 31, 1989 - in order to explore what made the decade unique.

1990s in America History Presents clear discussions of its topics, arts and literature, business and economics, crime and punishment, disasters, education, environmental issues, film and television, health and medical issues, international relations, journalism, military and war, politics and government, popular culture, popular music, religion and spirituality, science and technology, sexuality, social issues, sports, and transportation. Print available Canton Campus REF E839 .N56 2009 V.1-3

2000s in America History Documents the turbulent decade that had a profound and lasting effect on American life and culture: the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the economic downturns, Social Media Sites, the iPhone and more. Covers the full breadth of North American history and culture of the time period in 424 articles. Print available at Canton Library REF E169.12 .A178 2013

Academic Onefile Academic/Scholarly Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources includes extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, and full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

Academic Search Premier Academic/Scholarly This multi-disciplinary database provides full-text for more than 4,500 journals, including full-text for more than 3,700 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.  

Addictions and Substance Abuse Health 400 alphabetically arranged essays on a variety of topics, including substances of abuse, treatment and addiction overviews, organizations and foundations dedicated to treatment and prevention, physiological and psychological issues and behaviors, trends and statistics, and social contexts and concerns related to substance abuse and treatment such as advertising and media influence, aging, ethnicity, and children and substance abuse. Print available Brockton Campus REF RC564.65 .A33 2013

Agriculture Collection Science With broad coverage of agriculture and its related fields, this collection provides a comprehensive view of this growing body of knowledge. Comprised of nearly 200 titles, researchers will have access to current and authoritative content that spans the industry -- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.

American Countercultures History Encyclopedia of nonconformist alternative lifestyles and radical ideas in U.S. history.

American Presidential Campaigns and Elections (1788-2012) History Reviews and analyzes the process by which aspirants to the American presidency have campaigned for the support of the national electorate and how voters have made their selections from 1789 to the present day. A series of eight essays orients the reader to the unique electoral system of the United States, how it has evolved, and what larger themes illuminate the process.

Artemis Literary Sources Literature Artemis Literary Sources integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing and provides workflow tools to analyze information. You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across your library's Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

Asian American History and Culture History Encyclopedia

Biography In Context Biography A comprehensive database of biographical information on more than 275,000 people from throughout history, around the world, and across all disciplines and subject areas.

Biomedical Reference Collection: Basic Nursing/Allied Health Provides access to 100 full-text journals covering such disciplines as clinical medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system and the preclinical sciences.

Books and Authors Literature Offers information on 140,000 titles, 50,000 authors, and thousands of read-alike, award winner and librarian's favorites lists.

Booms and Busts: Economic History (1630s-Present) History 360 signed entries and essays introduce readers to major economic incidents in U.S. and world history, underlying concepts and theories, national and international institutions, recurring themes, and notable figures—with in-depth coverage of the financial crisis and global recession of the 21st century.

Boston Globe News Sources Full Text: 1980 - current.

Boston Public Library Online Database A-Z Academic/Scholarly Massachusetts State Residents can access BPL online databases with an eCard and pin #. Register for an eCard and pin # at http://www.bpl.org/general/circulation/ecards.htm

Boston Public Library Online Database by Subject Academic/Scholarly Massachusetts State Residents can access BPL online databases with an eCard and pin #. Register for an eCard and pin # at http://www.bpl.org/general/circulation/ecards.htm

Boston Public Library Online Registration Academic/Scholarly Massachusetts State Residents can sign up for a Boston Public Library eCard. Any individual who lives, works, attends school, or owns property in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and is at least 13 years of age may register for an eCard. Follow the prompts on the registration form and your eCard number will be emailed to you.

Business Economics and Theory Business With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit database, this collection provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics. Perfect for business classes, users will find more than 150 full-text journals to support their research.

Business Insights:Essentials Business Provide company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals with a new interface designed around the research goals and workflows of your diverse business research community. Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.

Business Searching Interface Business A highly focused user interface created especially for the business searcher. BSI provides an easy way to both browse and search for country economic data, company profiles, industry information and market research.

Business Source Premier Business Provides full-text for 3,650 scholarly business journals, including full-text for 1,100 peer-reviewed business publications. Provides full-text for more than 300 scholarly journals dating as far back as 1922. Updated daily.

Cancer Health 835 essays on all aspects of cancer for all nonspecialist interest groups - from those who have been diagnosed to caregivers, family members, students, and readers with a general interest in health. The essays address diseases, conditions, symptoms, cancer-related syndromes, chemotherapy and other drugs and drug classes, cancer centers, genetics, the biology of cancer, medical specialties, tests, procedures, complementary and alternative therapies, lifestyles, healthy and preventive strategies, and the many social and personal issues surrounding cancer, from cancer's impact on minority populations to personal finances, insurance, personal relationships, and emotional coping. Written by physicians, nurses, and professional medical writers whose credentials and degrees are clearly listed in the byline to every essay, this comprehensive reference publication will be of interest not only to public library patrons but also to premedical students and those building collections for the patient population.

Chronicle of Higher Education Education The complete Chronicle of Higher Education access is available on campus only.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text Nursing/Allied Health Provides full text nursing and allied health literature available and covers a wide range of topics including nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. Also includes the CINAHL index of thousands of nursing and allied health journals including publications from the National League for Nursing, and the American Nurses' Association. Provides access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, audiovisuals, book chapters and more.

Civilizations and Societies: Ancient and Modern Worlds History

Colonial America Academic/Scholarly Encyclopedia of social, political, cultural and economic history

Communications and Mass Media Collection Films/Images/Media From marketing professionals to students studying for advanced degrees in linguistic theory, this collection provides current and accurate information from more than 100 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered include: advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and many more.

Complementary & Alternative Medicine Health Contains 783 alphabetically arranged essays on a variety of topics, including acupuncture, aromatherapy, crystal healing, detoxification, herbal medicine, magnet therapy, probiotics, Qigong, traditional Chinese herbal medicine, vegan diets, and vitamins and minerals. The history of both complementary and alternative medicine is included, as are key figures, such as Deepak Chopra. Other essays discuss important issues such as alternative versus traditional medicine, children's health and CAM, insurance coverage of CAM, pain management, and spirituality and CAM.

Contemporary Literary Criticism Select Literature An extensive collection of more than 11,000 critical essays on contemporary authors. Each CLC--Select entry contains a biographical/critical introduction, a list of principal works, critical essays, and sources for further study. Updated monthly, database allows users to search by author name, title of work, nationality, subject/genre, ethnicity, critic name, and more.

CQ Researcher Social Science Founded in 1923 as Editorial Research Reports, CQ Researcher is noted for its in-depth, unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Reports are published weekly in print and online 44 times a year by CQ Press, a division of Congressional Quarterly Inc.

Credo Reference General Credo is an online reference library, providing access to the full-text of hundreds of highly regarded and popular titles. And Credo brings the facts alive with images, sound files, animations, videos and much more. Find speedy, simple answers and authoritative, in-depth articles. Credo Reference contains dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopaedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range or subject-specific titles covering everything from accounting to zoology, via maps, math, management, martial arts, media studies, medicine, mountains, moons, music, multimedia, mythology.

Criminal Justice Periodicals Criminal Justice ProQuest Criminal Justice Periodicals Index™ is a comprehensive database of U.S. and international criminal justice journals. The database provides research support for students interested in careers in criminal justice, law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security. The database includes abstract and indexing for 240 titles, with more than 80 available in full-text.

Critical Insights - Authors Literature Critical Insights focus on an author's entire oeuvre. These include novelists, dramatists, short-story writers and essayists. Massasoit current access: Alexie, Atwood, Baldwin, Brooks, Dickinson, Erdrich, Faulkner, Franklin, Frost, Hawthorne, Hemingway, Hughes, King, London, McCarthy, Marquez, Melville, Morrison, Munro, O’Connor, Plath, Rushdie, Steinbeck, Twain, Updike, Walker

Critical Insights - Themes Literature Each volume in this series focuses individual literary themes. American Dream, American Road Literature, American Sports Fiction, Coming of age, Contemporary Speculative Fiction, Crime & Detective Fiction, Crisis of Faith, Cultural Encounters, Dystopia, Family, Fantastic, Good & Evil, Hero’s Quest, Literature of Protest, Nature & the Environment, Slave Narrative, Southern Gothic Literature, Technology & Humanity, Violence in Literature War

Critical Insights - Works Literature Presenting both classic and current literary criticism of some the world's most-studied literature. The series focuses on an individual author's entire body of work and on single works of literature. Massasoit holdings: Bell Jar, Death of a Salesman, House on Mango Street, I know why the Caged Bird Sings, Poetry of Poe, Streetcar Named Desire, Tales of Poe, Things Fall Apart.

Critical Survey of Graphic Novels Literature Heroes & Superheroes provides in-depth insight into over 130 of the most popular and studied graphic novels. The literary nature of the stories is presented in critical format by leading writers in the field of study. Essays look beyond the "pop culture" aspects of the medium to show the wide range of literary themes and artistic styles used to convey beliefs and conflicts, some harking back to ancient times.

Critical Survey of Long Fiction Literature Offers 678 profiles of major writers of long fiction throughout history and the world, including analyses of their significant novels and novellas. Discusses the novel in overview essays by time period, country, ethnicity, and genre. Print available Brockton Campus REF PN 3451.C75 2010 Vol. 1-3

Critical Survey of Poetry Literature Offers 250 articles of major works of poetry throughout history and the world, including analyses.Discusses the ballad, epic, lyric poetry, Narrative poetry, and Symbolist literature. Print available Brockton Campus REF PN1021 .C7 2011 V.1-14

Critical Survey of Short Fiction 4th ed. Literature Includes 625 writers in total representing 44 countries and the history of short fiction from antiquity to the 21st century. Author portraits are included as available. Print available Brockton Campus REF3321.C7 2012

Culinary Arts Coillection Career Includes 150 of the major cooking and nutrition magazines. Coverage includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Culture wars History Encyclopedia of issues, viewpoints and and voices.

Diversity Studies Collection Social Science This collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community. This set includes more than 150 journals

Drama for Students Online Literature Drama for Students, Novels for Students, Poetry for Students, Short Stories for Students. Print versions available in Brockton. Print versions of Drama, Poetry, and Short Story available in Canton.

eBook Academic Collection (EBSCOhost) eBooks Contains 125,000 multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter, and is a strong complement for any academic collection.

eBook Community College Collection (EBSCOhost) eBooks Focused on the academic, career,and vocational information needs of community colleges, this multidisciplinary collection contains more than 48,800 titles, including over 4,100 Workforce Development titles. Content within the collection covers topics across programs and fields of study in key subject areas such as the Humanities and Social Sciences, Business, Science & Technology, and Literary Criticism.

eBook Guide eBooks Use this link to view eBook research guide

EBSCO Host (all databases) General Use this link to search all EBSCO databases. Click on "Academic Search Premier…" to view all databses that will be searched.

Educator’s Reference Complete Education (1980 - current) A selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.

Encyclopedia Britannica Online Encyclopedias Access to high-quality, comprehensive information. Combines the Encyclopædia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools to provide the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research—all from one database.

Encyclopedia of Conflicts World War II History

Encyclopedia of Global Warming Environment Coverage of the science, policy and social issues surrounding global warming and climate change. Includes a broad range of topics, from scientific concepts to social issues to current laws, organizations, people. Print available Brockton Campus REF QC 981.8.G56 D88 2010 Vol. 1-3

Encyclopedia of Mathematics & Society Social Science Presents 490 articles showing the math behind our daily lives, explaining to students how and why math works, and allowing readers to better understand how disciplines such as algebra, geometry, calculus, and others affect what we do every day. A general and non-technical resource for students and teachers to understand the importance of mathematics; to appreciate the influence of mathematics on societies around the world; to learn the history of applied mathematics; and to initiate educational discussion brought forth by the specific social and topical articles presented in the work.

Encyclopedia of the Jazz Age History

Environmental Studies & Policy Collection Environment Targeted collection of 700+ journals and reference books covering environmental issues policies from scientific, government and industry perspectives.

ERIC Education ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center, contains more than 1,194,000 records and links to more than 100,000 full-text documents from ERIC.  

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 History A Chronological Guide to Works Printed in Europe Relating to the Americas, 1493-1750, this database contains more than 32,000 entries. It covers the history of European exploration as well as portrayals of Native American peoples.

Expanded Academic ASAP Academic/Scholarly From arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology, this database meets research needs across all academic disciplines. Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers - many with full-text and images.

Films on Demand Films/Images/Media Films On Demand provides state-of-the-art streaming video. Easily added into course management systems, online lesson plans, distance learning courseware, or electronic card catalog system. Be sure to select the correct link - on or off campus.

Fine Arts and Music Collection Fine Arts & Music With more than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, this collection will provide your students with resources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and film making.

Forensic Science Criminal Justice Covers the full range of the forensic sciences such as: Forensic accounting, Forensic anthropology, Forensic archaeology, Forensic botany, Forensic entomology, Forensic nursing, Forensic odontology, Forensic palynology, Forensic pathology, Forensic photography, Forensic psychiatry, Forensic psychology, and Forensic toxicology. Print available Brockton Campus REF HV8073.F837 2009 Vol. 1-3

Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia Encyclopedias This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.  

Gale Databases(all databases) General View all Info Trac databases.

Gale Virtual Reference Library General Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.

Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection Science 50 journals focused specifically on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture, this collection includes content relating to both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies.

Gender Studies Collection Social Science This collection of journals aims to provide balanced coverage of this significant aspect of our culture, covering such topics as gender studies, family and marital issues, health aspects, and many more.

General Business File ASAP Business Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics. Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings with full-text and images available.

General Onefile General This interface allows you to search all InfoTrac databases at once.

General Reference Center Gold General A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources - newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications. Find articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more.

General Science Collection Science A collection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.

Genetics & Inherited Conditions Health 459 essays on diseases, biology, techniques, methodologies, genetic engineering, biotechnology, ethics, and social issues. Print available Brockton Campus REF RB155.5 .G4616 2010 V.1-3

Global History: Cultural Encounters History Explores the impact of cross-cultural exchange—by explorers and traders, armies and emperors, missionaries and pilgrims, scientists, artists, and the media—across the world and throughout history.

Global Issues in Context Social Science International viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Includes podcasts, video, and interactive graphs. Use Browse Issues and Topics, Country Finder, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore the database.

Global Social Issues History

GreenFILE Environment Well researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full-text for more than 4,700 records.  

Health and Wellness Resource Center Health Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, numerous reference volumes, over 700 health videos, and hundreds of pamphlets and health-related articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection reference titles.

Health Reference Center: Academic Nursing/Allied Health Multi-source database provides access to the full-text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.

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

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

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection Career With current and relevant content from over 500 industry journals, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focused study of specialized aspects of the industry - including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.

Image Quest Films/Images/Media Organized by subject matter and fully searchable. Each photo or illustration comes with complete metadata, including the source, the copyright holder, caption, and keywords. Images can be downloaded, printed, saved in a "Lightbox" or virtual folder, or e-mailed as jpegs.

InfoBase e-Books eBooks A collection of sixty e-books from a variety of subject areas including biographies, current issues, language reference, literature, medical & health, science & technology and U.S. history. The library also holds these titles in print throughout the library.

Information Science and Library Issues Collection Library 100 leading industry journals, provides current and accurate information. Information professionals and other knowledge workers - from the research specialist to the information architect - will find appropriate and useful information in their areas of expertise, including such topics as information infrastructure, data processing techniques, metadata architectures, and more.

InfoTrac K-12 Junior Edition K-12 With 330 plus titles, this periodical database is designed for students in junior high and middle school with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

InfoTrac K-12 Student Edition K-12 Designed for high-school students with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. 1,100 plus titles.

International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences, 2nd ed., 9v, 2008 Social Science Covers scholarship and fields that have emerged and matured since the publication of the original international edition. Highlights the expanding influence of economics in social science research and features new articles and biographies contributed by scholars from around the world on a wide array of global topics in the social sciences.

Introduction to Literary Context American Short Fiction Literature Introduces literary contexts as they apply to significant American short fiction from the late 10th century to the present and provides students a working foundation of literary context. Each essay examines works of short fiction through the following categories: Content Synopsis; Societal Context; Scientific & Technological Context; and Biographical Context. The essays in Introduction to Literary Context: American Short Fiction also include a list of Complementary Texts, Discussion Questions, and Essay Questions. Print available Brockton Campus REF PS374.S5 I58 2013

Job & Career Accelerator Career A comprehensive job search system that guides users through each step of the job search process in a personalized manner, from recommending occupations to fetching up-to-the-minute job postings that are based on career preferences. Includes resume and cover letter builders, an interview course as well as tips and expert advice to help make the job search more effective. Register by using the 14 digit MCC Library barcode and creating a password.

JSTOR Early Journal Articles Academic/Scholarly US:pre1923. World:pre1870 + contemporary public domain scholarly articles

Kids InfoBits K-12 Developed for Kindergarten through Grade 5. Featuring a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface. This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts Library Indexes more than 500 core journals, more than 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.  

Literary Reference Center Literature A comprehensive literary reference database, which provides users with a broad spectrum of reference information from antiquity to the present day. LRC is a comprehensive database that combines information from over 1,000 books and monographs, major literary encyclopedias and reference works, hundreds of literary journals, and unique sources not available anywhere else. LRC contains detailed information on the most studied authors and their works and is an essential resource for public, academic and high school libraries.

Literature Criticism Online Literature Literature Criticism Online includes the scholarly and popular commentary from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals - delivered in an easy-to-use 24/7 online format that matches the exact look and feel of the print originals. The net result is tens of thousands of hard-to-find essays at your fingertips.

Literature Resource Center Literature Provides biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

Magill's Medical Guide 6th ed. Health Covers diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and issues in an A-Z format, with sidebars addressing recent developments in medicine and concise information boxes for all diseases and disorders. Print available Brockton Campus REF RC41 .M34 2011 V.1-6

Massachusetts History Online History Contains full-text articles gathered from almost 50 sources that directly relate to MA history.

Masterfile Premier General Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full-text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications with full-text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also includes nearly 500 full-text reference books, full-text from 86,017 biographies, 105,786 full-text primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 341,655 photos, maps and flags. This database is updated daily.

Medical Journals Nursing/Allied Health Free Access Medical Journals Via UMASS Medical Library. Access to 4836 medical journals.

MEDLINE Nursing/Allied Health 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, MEDLINE uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 4,800 current biomedical journals.  

Milestone Documents of American Leaders History A biographical approach to the study of primary source documents from U.S. presidents and other government figures to influential private citizens, this database features important full-text sources written by the people who shaped the nation. Covers more than 120 notable Americans from the Revolutionary era to the present day. Each entry provides a brief overview of the person's life and times as well as in-depth analysis about the key primary source documents that the person produced. The full text of each document is also included, along with vocabulary keys. Print available Brockton Campus REF E173 M62 2009 V.1-4.

Military & Government Collection Terrorism & Military Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites. The Military & Government Collection provides cover-to-cover full-text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles.  

Military and Intelligence Database Terrorism & Military Both the historian and reporter on the frontline will find useful information in this collection, composed of content from over 400 journals, which covers all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs. Key subjects covered include: socioeconomic effects of war, governmental policies, the structure of armed forces, and many more

Native Peoples of the World Social Science An Encyclopedia of Groups, Cultures, and Contemporary Issues

New York Times News Sources Full-text searching of The New York Times (starting in 1995).

Newspaper Source News Sources Newspaper Source provides cover-to-cover full-text for 35 national & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full-text for more than 375 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full-text television & radio news transcripts are also provided.  

Non-Fiction Classics For Students Literature Provides in-depth literary and historical background on the most commonly studied nonfiction essays, books, biographies and memoirs. The five volume set covers 15-20 works per volume. Entries also include original critical essays written by academics in the field, supplemented by full or excerpted previously published essays. Each volume also provides approximately 50 illustrations, including historical maps where appropriate, a chronology of important literary and world events and a glossary of key terms. Includes a comprehensive general index as well as author, theme and nationality/ethnicity indexes.

Novel For Students Online Literature Drama for Students, Novels for Students, Poetry for Students, Short Stories for Students. Print versions available in Brockton. Print versions of Drama, Poetry, and Short Story available in Canton.

Nursing Reference Center Nursing/Allied Health An evidence-based information resource designed for nurses who will also have access to the most current evidence, take continuing education courses, and quickly access patient education handouts. Provides expanded content for quick reference at point-of-care including: Risk Management topics, Videos, Nursing practice & leadership topics, Nursing Care Plans, Alerts on new & updated content, Multimedia content associated with skills, Integration of eBooks, Local notes, Search results & alerts organized by specialty.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context Social Science Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center is a one-stop source for information on today's hottest social issues. Drawing on acclaimed series published by Greenhaven Press and other Gale imprints, OVRC features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine, academic journal, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to Websites. New to the database are Lexile reading levels for periodicals and an integrated national and state curriculum standards search with content correlated to the standards.

Poetry for Students Online Literature Drama for Students, Novels for Students, Poetry for Students, Short Stories for Students. Print versions available in Brockton. Print versions of Drama, Poetry, and Short Story available in Canton.

Pop Culture Collection Social Science This collection provides useful information for any researcher in a social science, history, art or liberal arts course. This collection is made up of more than 100 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

Primary Search K-12 Primary Search® contains full text for more than 70 popular, elementary school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Additionally, Primary Search includes the Encyclopedia of Animals™, and features the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, which provides students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. This database also provides the American Heritage® Children's Dictionary, 3rd Edition from Houghton Mifflin, and an Image Collection of over 460,000 photos, maps and flags.

Professional Development Collection Education Designed for professional educators, this comprehensive database provides a highly specialized collection of 520 high quality education journals, including nearly 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports.

Proquest (all databases) General Use this link to view all Proquest databases.

Psychology & Behavioral Science Collection Psychology This database provides nearly 575 full-text publications, including nearly 550 peer-reviewed titles. Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. Nearly every full-text title included in this database is indexed in PsycINFO. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.  

Psychology Collection Psychology This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops -- and diminishes -- over time. Access to 200 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

Regional Business News Business This database provides comprehensive full-text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. This database is updated on a daily basis.

Religion and Philosophy Collection Social Science Religion & Philosophy Collection provides extensive coverage of such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. Religion & Philosophy Collection offers nearly 300 full-text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles, making it an essential tool for researchers and students of theology and philosophical studies.  

Science In Context Science Delivers integrated content through 150+ comprehensive reference sets including Gale Encyclopedia of Science, Chemical Elements, Science in Dispute, and Macmillan Science Library.

Serials Directory General The Serials Directory provides access to the most up-to-date and accurate bibliographic information as well as current pricing structures for popular serials. It contains nearly 212,000 U.S. and international titles, including newspapers; data from nearly 108,235 publishers worldwide, including e-mail and Internet addresses; and Library Classifications for every entry.

Short Stories For Students Online Literature Drama for Students, Novels for Students, Poetry for Students, Short Stories for Students. Print versions in Brockton. Print of Drama, Poetry, and Short Story available in Canton.

Small Business Collection Business This compilation provides insights, tips, strategies and success stories. Users will find hundreds of full text subject-appropriate periodicals.

Social Issues in America Social Science

Sports in America History

Teacher Reference Center Education Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.  

U.S. History In Context History Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History. Provides full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Videatives Education Videatives combine text and video segments to create an integrated viewing experience (video + narrative = videative). The text explains the video and the video exemplifies the text. Videatives show how children think, how to support their learning, and how to prepare environments that engage children in rich problem solving.

Vocations and Careers Collection Career Finding the right career can be a daunting and high stakes task: finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career are all topics covered by this collection, providing current and applicable content for all vocational milestones. Offering content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals

War and Terrorism Collection Terrorism & Military A definitive periodical collection of hand selected titles for analysts, risk management professionals and students of military science, history, social science.

World History In Context History Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History. Provides full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

World Monarchies and Dynasties History

World Trade: From Ancient Times to the Present Business Trade has defined relationships between cultures and countries from prehistoric times to the twenty-first century. From the caravans of the ancient world, to the search for trade routes in the Age of Discovery, to the development of the global economy, trade has been a defining factor in world history. The evolution and influence of commercial trade through the ages are examined in nearly 450 articles, over 100 photos and maps, 60 historical documents, and more.

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