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ABI/Inform Complete

A business database that covers competitive and product information, corporate strategies, management techniques, and business and economic conditions.

Academic Search Elite

An extensive collection that includes topics on animal science, biology, chemistry, mathematics, zoology and many other fields.

Academic World Book

Premier resource for students and researchers at the university level with comprehensive reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search (Optimized for tablets).

Accounting, Tax & Business Collection

This database brings together global scholarly journals with other key resources for access to reliable information in this continuously evolving area of study. Quickly locate precise results from sources ranging from current news to professional and academic journal articles covering the trends and history influencing important accounting, tax, banking, and financial issues of the day.

African American Heritage

Comprehensive digital resource devoted to African American family history.


An index of materials related to all aspects of agriculture, forestry, and animal science.

Agricultural & Environmental Science Database

This database includes the renowned AGRICOLA, TOXLINE, ESPM (Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management) and Environmental Impact Statements (EIS) databases and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, and government publications.

Annual Reviews

Provides authoritative reviews in thirty-three focused disciplines within the biomedical, physical and social sciences (1996 - 2009).

Art & Humanities Database

This database features hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies. It is designed to complement the following indexes: ABM, Avery, BHA, BHI, DAAI, Index Islamicus, MLA, Philosopher's Index and RILM.

Asian & European Business Collection

This database provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines. Find information on companies, economies, markets, international trade, and overall business conditions and practices throughout these regions.

Australia & New Zealand Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in Australia and New Zealand. Major subject areas of study are represented, including business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities.


Biology Database

This database provides access to a wide range of biology topics including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government and public research environments.

Business Market Research Collection

Conduct company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research with information from these sources: Hoover's Company Profiles - covering 40,000 global public and non-public companies including financials, competitors, officers, and more; OxResearch - succinct articles covering regional economic and political developments of significance; US and Worldwide Industry & Market Reports from Barnes Reports - covering global industries in depth; and Snapshots - market research overviews on 40+ industries and 40 countries.

Business Source Elite

A business research database that also includes detailed company profiles.


CAB Direct

Searchable abstract databases of internationally published research. The library's subscription provides access to Forest Products Abstracts and Forestry Abstracts. Off Campus Access: Password Required. Ask A Librarian at 870-460-1080.

Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database

This database is a longstanding, comprehensive Canadian periodical collection covering multiple subjects and topics, with millions of full-text records. Accessible to readers and researchers at every level, the Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database features a diversified mix of publications, including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, reports, radio and television transcripts, news, dissertations, and more.

Canadian Newsstream

This database offers unparalleled access to the full text of over 190 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers. This full text database includes the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features published in each. Some backfiles date as far back as the late 1970s.

Career and Technical Education Database

The database includes nearly 600 titles, with more than 500 available in full text for quick access to research on virtually any technical topic.

Chronicle of Higher Education

Every weekday, The Chronicle provides news that affects us in higher education, advice on teaching, opinion pieces, statistics, and in-depth reports on important topics, as well as occasional webinars on a variety of subjects. While on UAM's campus, create a free account using your uamont.edu email and you can access it anywhere.

CINAHL Ultimate

A comprehensive source for nursing and allied health journals.

Computing Database

Full text research on subjects such as database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranets, and the Internet.

Consumer Health Complete

A comprehensive resource for consumer-oriented health content including all areas of health and wellness.

Continental Europe Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many European countries, including France, Italy, Germany, Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland, Spain, and Portugal. Major subject areas of study are represented, including business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities.

Credo Reference

Online reference service that combines authoritative reference content with a one-stop exploratory search platform.

Criminal Justice Database

Is a comprehensive database supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends. The U.S. and international scholarly journals includes correctional and law enforcement trade publications, dissertations, crime reports, crime blogs and other material relevant for researchers or those preparing for careers in criminal justice, law enforcement and related fields.


Concise cultural primary resources on the individual states with the United States, the Canadian Provinces, and international countries recognized by the US.



Early World of Learning

An online resource for preschoolers & children in early elementary that includes three interactive learning environments:

  1. Trek's Travels offers narrated stories, interactive games, and original videos that teach critical early childhood themes, including numbers, shapes, colors, opposites, and more.
  2. Welcome to Reading provides leveled readers to develop and strengthen phonics, vocabulary, phonemic awareness and comprehension skills.
  3. Know It offers a visually rich first encyclopedia that will captivate early learners with non-fiction topics of interest and importance to them.

East & South Asia Database

Full-text, academic journals locally published in a number of East and South Asia countries. Subjects cover major areas of study: including business, science, technology, medical, social sciences, political science, and humanities.

East Europe, Central Europe Database

Full-text, academic journals locally published in the East and Central Europe region. Subjects cover major areas of study: including business, science, technology, medical, social sciences, political science, and humanities.

eBook Central

Collection from ProQuest providing access to authoritative eBooks from the world's top publishers on a range of subjects: arts, business management, education, general knowledge, health & medicine, history & political science, law, literature & language, religion & philosophy, science & technology, and social science.

eBooks on ESBCOhost

A collection of eBook titles covering a variety of subject areas.

Ecology Abstracts

Focuses on how organisms of all kinds - microbes, plant, and animals - interact with their environments and with other organisms.

Education Database

Education Database supports the study and application of education across all levels of education, including early childhood education, primary and secondary education, and higher education. The database supports global study and research, including thousands of full-text journals, dissertations and other relevant sources.

eLibrary Academic Platform

A massive collection of multidisciplinary periodical and digital media content, designed for middle and high school students, undergraduates at community colleges and universities, instructors, and librarians. Editorially created pages provide valuable context for both common and more unusual topics of research. All content is 100% full-text, including documents from books, magazines, journals, newspapers, photographs, transcripts, and videos. The collection covers a wide range of subjects.

eLibrary Guided Research Platform

A massive collection of multidisciplinary periodical and digital media content, designed for middle and high school students, undergraduates at community colleges and universities, instructors, and librarians. Editorially created pages provide valuable context for both common and more unusual topics of research. All content is 100% full-text, including documents from books, magazines, journals, newspapers, photographs, transcripts, and videos. The collection covers a wide range of subjects. This interface is tailored to the student researcher.

Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos

World Book's content, rich media, and interactive features in Spanish for young learners.

Entrepreneurship Database

This database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly - including journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings - to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from successful entrepreneur in a wide range of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as traditional text and PDFs.


A comprehensive database on education literature and resources.

Ethnic NewsWatch

Ethnic NewsWatch is a current resource of full-text newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press, providing researchers access to essential, often overlooked perspectives. The database now also contains Ethnic NewsWatch: A History, which provides historical coverage of Native American, African American, and Hispanic American periodicals from 1959-1989.


Family Health Database

Includes journals and magazines covering an enormous range of health subjects, from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry.


A collection of indexes that include: ArticleFirst, ClasePeriodica, Electronic Collections Online, ERIC, GPO Monthly, MEDLINE, PapersFirst, Proceedings, World Almanac, WorldCat, WorldCat Dissertations and Theses. 

Forest History Society Database

The Forest History Society collections contain an extraordinary range of information about forest and conservation history, from prehistoric times to current events. This Research Portal provides access to over 45,000 citations to published items on environmental history topics, over 30,000 historic photographs, U.S. Forest Service history materials, descriptions of nearly 8,000 archival collections from over 450 North American repositories, and much more.


Global Breaking Newswires

Global Breaking Newswires is the premier library news product providing timely access to the best newswire content available from around the globe for the modern researcher as well as growing archive of news indexed and accessible through the familiar & popular research functionality of the ProQuest platform.

GPO Monthly Collection

U.S. government publications.


Covers all aspects of human impact to the environment. 


Health and Medical Collection

Provides reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more.

Health Management Database

Full-text access to journals covering all aspects of health administration, including hospitals, insurance, law, health economics, public health administration and more.

Health Source:  Consumer Edition

Provides access to consumer health magazines, health related pamphlets, and health reference books.

Health Source:   Nursing/Academic Edition

Focuses on various medical disciplines, including nursing and allied health.


This database contains the entire Congressional Record, Federal Register, and Code of Federal Regulations, complete coverage of the U.S. Reports back to 1754, and entire databases dedicated to treaties, constitutions, case law, world trials, classic treatises, international trade, foreign relations, U.S. Presidents, and much more.


Collection of American genealogical and historical sources dating back to 1700s.

History Study Center

Collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.


India Database

Full-text, academic journals published locally in India. Subjects cover major areas of study: including business, science, technology, medical, social sciences, political science, and humanities.

International Newsstream

Provides the most recent news content outside of the US and Canada. Collection includes African Newsstream, Asian Newsstream, Australia & New Zealand Newsstream, European Newsstream, Latin American Newsstream, Middle East Newsstream.



Includes titles across twenty three disciplines in the Life and Social Sciences.


Latin America & Iberia Database

Full-text, academic journals locally published in Latin American countries including: Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Nicaragua, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela, Spain and Portugal. Subjects cover major areas of study: including business, science, technology, medical, social sciences, political science, and humanities.

Learning Express

PrepSTEP is a dynamic online learning platform from LearningExpress that can change the lives of students through academic success and preparation for today’s workplace. PrepSTEP for Colleges and Universities is packed with tutorials, practice tests, e-books and high-stakes test preparation for self-guided skill building, career preparation and workforce readiness.

Learning: Literature

Students can find author biographies, contemporary criticism, reviews, and multimedia resources from medieval times to the present.

Legal Collection

Covers international and federal law, organized crime, ethics, criminal justice, and human resource law.

Library & Information Science Abstracts (LISA)

Contains abstracts from over 300 periodicals from around 40 countries and 20 languages, providing comprehensive bibliographic coverage of the scholarly literature related to library science.

Library, Information Science, & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)

This index covers librarianship, information management, online information retrieval and more. 

Library Science Database

Library Science Database gives users full-text access to a selection of publications relevant to library and information science. It covers a range of titles and topics relevant to the theoretical and applied study of library science, including trade publications aimed at the library profession as well as scholarly journals.

Linguistics Database

This database includes full-text journals and other sources in linguistics, including many titles indexed in Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA). It covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics.


MANGO Languages

Language learning resource that offers instruction n over 60 languages.

MAS Ultra:  School Edition

A research database designed for high school libraries.

MasterFILE Premier

A multidisciplinary database that covers a broad array of subject areas.

Medical Database

Provides access to over 1,400 essential publications in full text covering topics across all areas of the medical sciences. The content is diverse enough to support the needs of medical students, faculty, and clinicians.


Covers all areas of medicine, including dentistry and nursing.

Middle East & Africa Database

Full-text, academic journals published in a number of Middle Eastern and African countries. Subjects cover major areas of study: including business, science, technology, medical, social sciences, political science, and humanities.

Middle Search Plus

A research database consisting of resources designed for middle school students.

Military Database

Full-text access to a comprehensive collection covering military subjects including defense, aeronautics and space flight, civil engineering, political science, and more.

MLA International Bibliography with Full Text

Full-text content covering literature, literary theory and criticism, and the dramatic arts.


Newspaper Source

Contains U.S. and international newspapers.

Nursing & Allied Health Database

This database offers reliable, comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals, video, dissertations, reference books and more.

Nursing Reference Center Plus

A nursing database that provides evidence-based information for quick reference at the point-of-care.


One Literature

The collection includes full text of more than 350,000 works of poetry, drama, and prose stretching back to the 8th century through the present day. 150,000+ additional primary sources, 20,000 eBooks, and expanded resources on modern and diverse authors. This is a great resource for upper primary grades and college students doing any sort of literary criticism or report on an author or literary movement.

Oxford English Dictionary

An authoritative and comprehensive dictionary on the history and development of the English language.



OCLC index of papers presented at conferences worldwide.

Political Science Database

Political Science Database gives users access to hundreds of leading political science, public policy, and international relations journals. It also includes thousands of recent full-text doctoral dissertations on political science topics, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country reports, policy papers and other sources.

Primary Search

A research database designed for elementary school libraries.


An OCLC index of worldwide conference proceedings.

Professional Development Collection

Provides access to a variety subjects pertaining to education, including pedagogical theory and practice.

ProQuest Central

A cross-disciplinary research tool with 39 databases that can be searched together or individually.

Psychology Database

Full-text coverage from top psychology publications; suitable for both students and mental-health care professional.


Enriched with literature from an array of disciplines related to psychology such as psychiatry, education, business, computers, medicine, nursing, pharmacology, law, linguistics, and social work.

Public Health Database

Provides access to core literature in the field of public health, including new and periodical coverage. Includes access to full-text dissertations covering topics such as biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, health services administration, international public health, maternal and child health, and occupational safety and health.


Includes citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE and other life science journals. Topics include the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and preclinical sciences.


Reference Solutions

Includes information on 93 million U.S  businesses, including 18 million verivied and 75 million unverified businesses that are updated weekly.  

Regional Business News

Provides access to regional U.S. business journals and newspapers.

Religion Database

Comprehensive collection of journals covering religious issues and perspectives, including news and commentary on topics of general interest from the perspective of a particular religion, and formal theological studies.

Research Companion

Developed to help students do more effective research and assist educators in teaching the information literacy core principles of finding, evaluating, and using information.

Research Library

A mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other resources covering 150 subject areas: arts, business, education, engineering and technology, health and medical, history, law, literature and languages, multicultural themes, psychology, natural sciences, social sciences, & women's studies.


Salem Literature

The collection includes evaluations, criticisms, and essays on classic and current literary works and their authors.

Science Database

Full text and images for the leading periodicals in science and technology, covering computers, engineering, physics, telecommunications, transportation and more.

Science Online

Provides in-depth content on core science subjects.


Provides access to journals covering scientific, medical, and technical information published in 24 fields of science.

SIRS Discoverer

General reference database for elementary and middle school learners, researchers, and educators covering curriculum areas and content sets such as reading, language arts, current events, science, social studies, history, health, and technology. SIRS Discoverer provides editorially-selected, indexed, and curated materials from over 2,100 newspapers, magazines, and websites offering guided research for young researchers.

SIRS Issues Researcher

Background and analysis on 350+ leading issues, providing pros and cons on social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political, and global issues.

Social Science Database

Social Science Database offers indexing and full text for hundreds of academic journals, providing extensive coverage across a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, communication, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work, and sociology.

Sociology Database

Sociology Database covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including relevant titles from related fields such as social policy, social care, social services, social anthropology, gender studies, gerontology, social psychology and population studies. It includes hundreds of full-text scholarly journals, as well as dissertations and other sources.


An online journal collection that provides access to scientific, technological, and medical journals.

STEM Database

Composed of more than 500 full-text scholarly journals and popular science magazines covering research and instruction in earth, life, physical, medical and applied sciences; and technology, engineering, and math.


Telecommunications Database

Full text of top telecommunications industry publications. Includes magazines, journals, and newsletters, including graphics and images.


A current events database that allows researchers to explore popular topics and controversial issues.

Today's Science

Provides current articles written by scientists covering important advancements in their field.

Turkey Database

Full-text, academic journals locally published in Turkey. Subjects cover major areas of study: including business, science, technology, medical, social sciences, political science, and humanities.


U.K. & Ireland Database

Full-text, academic journals locally published in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland. Subjects cover major areas of study: business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities.

U.S. Newsstream

Provides the most recent premium U.S. news content, including archives as far back as the 1980s featuring newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites in active full-text format. For academic and public libraries, US Newsstream offers exclusive access to the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and co-exclusive access (with Factiva) to The Wall Street Journal. US Newsstream also offers one of the largest collections of local and regional newspapers, and is cross-searchable on the ProQuest platform.


Wildlife and Ecology Studies Worldwide

A comprehensive database on wildlife and wildlife management.

Wiley Online Library

Provides access to journals covering social science, medicine, science, technology, business, and the humanities.

World Book Advanced

A reference tool for 8th grade and up that includes an encyclopedia, multimedia, e-books, and primary source databases all fully integrated in a single search interface.

World Book Discover

Reference resource with content and tools specifically tailored for students reading below grade level because of language or learning difficulties.

World Book eBooks

A collection of 25 classic and 25 additional proprietary World Book non-fiction titles. Desktop computer and tablet users may access the site via browser or checkout content for offline use. The checkout function allows an unlimited number of simultaneous users.

World Book Kids

General reference tool for young students with easy-to-read articles, thousands of illustrations, videos, comparison tools, and a wealth of engaging games and activities, including an atlas, interactive maps, flags, and over 200 game and activities.

World Book Student

A research tool tailored for students in elementary & middle schools with over 40,000 encyclopedia and reference articles, 10,000 biographies, multimedia, videos, animations and student activities.

World Book Timelines

A resource for accessing or creating timelines for projects in the arts, literature, notable people, science & technology, world history, geography and more. Users can select a built timeline and make changes or create new timelines then images and videos.


OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. WorldCat - offcampus