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Academic OneFile

Source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Updated daily.

Academic Search Premier

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 back files to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for 1,000 titles.


Produced by the USDA’s National Agricultural Library, this database covers a wide variety of agricultural disciplines including Animal & Veterinary Sciences, Plant Sciences, Farming & Farming Systems, Ag Economics, Food & Human Nutrition, Ag Engineering & Technology, and Earth & Environmental Sciences.

Agriculture Collection

A custom collection of nearly 200 titles focused on agriculture and its related fields: from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.

AtoZ Maps Online

AtoZ Maps Online contains a collection of over 100,000 maps all of which can be downloaded. The modern collection includes country maps, regional maps and world maps. Historical maps cover topics such as wars, empires and colonization. Maps of scientific interest include climate, geology and ecology maps.

AToZ World

AtoZ World is a detailed country by country resource covering 175 countries. Topics covered in each Country Guide include: Business Culture, Culture & Society, Education, National Symbols, and Maps.

Biography Ref Bank

Biography Reference Bank includes biographical information on over 500,000 people. Information found in the database also includes biographical profiles, feature articles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches and obituaries.

Biography Reference Center

A comprehensive collection of more than 46,0000 full text biographies, as well as thousands of narrative biographies that are not currently available in other databases.

Business and Company ASAP

Provides researchers with information on companies, markets and industries. From market trends, mergers and acquisitions to current management theory and company overviews. Access business and trade journals, newspapers and company directory profiles with full text and images.

Business Economics and Theory

This collection of 150 full-text periodicals covers topics such as economic development, forecasting, and history; fiscal theory; monetary theory and financial institutions; business finance; public finance; country studies; and government regulations.

Business Source Premier (Business Searching Interface)

Business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. Full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.

Business Source Premier (EBSCO Host Interface)

Business research database, providing full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles. Full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics.

CINAHL Complete

CINAHL®Complete is the world’s most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL

Communication & Mass Media Collection

A custom collection of more than 100 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field: key subjects covered include advertising and public relations, linguistics, and literature.

Computer Database

Use this database to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.

Consumer Health Complete

This resource is designed to support the information needs of patients and to foster an overall understanding of health related topics. Consumer Health Complete provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complimentary, holistic and integrated medicine.

Criminal Justice Collection

Whether studying to become a lawyer or law enforcement officer, paralegal, or for a career in Homeland Security, this collection rises to the challenge. Users will have access to 150 journals.

Diversity Studies Collection

This collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community. This set includes 150 journals.

eBook Academic Subscription Collection

This growing EBSCO multidisciplinary ebook collection, currently contains over 83,000 full length ebooks.

eBook Clinical Collection

This eBook collection supports clinical professional, researchers and students of medical disciplines. It covers general practice, various specialties, topics in nursing and allied health and supporting sciences.

eBook Collection by EBSCO

eBook Collection by EBSCO (formerly known as NetLibrary) provides access to full-text scholarly, reference and professional eBooks (electronic books) covering a broad range of subject areas and topics.

Environmental Studies & Policy Collection

A collection of over 800 journals providing robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.


The Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC) contains more than 1,194,000 records and links to more than 100,000 full-text documents.

Expanded Academic ASAP

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

This database contains over 7,000 full length videos and 78,000 short(several minutes) video segments from producers including Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Shopware, PBS and CNBC.

Fine Arts and Music Collection

More than 100 full-text magazines and journals provide resources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history and filmmaking.

First Search

The OCLC First Search service is collection of the following databases: Article First - index to articles from over 12,000 magazines, Clase Periodical - Latin American scientific and humanities journals, Ebooks - online electronic books available , ECO - over 3,000 scholarly journals, ERIC - articles and reports related to education, GPO - an index of US government publications, MEDLINE - all areas of medicine including nursing, Papers First - papers presented conference proceedings, World Almanac - Full text content form Funk & Wagnall's New Encyclopedia and four almanacs. Please note that only the World Almanac is available full text.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

This online encyclopedia provides over 25,000 entries.

Gale Virtual Reference Library

The Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database comprised of over 75 reference books in the fields of history, law, literature, medicine, science social science and technology. Each book is available in full text.

Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection

A custom collection of nearly 50 journals focused on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture.

Gender Studies Collection

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

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 Reference Center Gold

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

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


This database offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and local/national governments, and what can be done at each level to minimize these effects. Multidisciplinary by nature, GreenFILE draws on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Topics covered include global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Health Reference Center Academic

Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information.

Health Source: Consumer Edition

Provides 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 Edition

This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. 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

This collection of nearly 500 journals provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field.

Information Science and Library Issues Collection

Comprised of content from nearly 100 leading industry journals, this collection provides current and accurate information for the information professional. Coverage includes such topics as data processing techniques, metadata architectures, and more.

InfoTrac Educators 200

This covers the latest technologies, developments, instruction and coaching breakthroughs in the field of education. Included in this set are 250 journals.

Insurance and Liability Collection

This collection of journals takes a broad views of the industry covering topics such as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues and more.

Legal Information Reference Center

This database offers users the necessary tools and detailed “how to “ instructions to address a wide range of legal issues including business law, family law, property & real estate, and rights and disputes.


Drawing on a wide variety of the most highly regarded legal publications, LegalTrac® provides indexing for more than 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals.


Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts? LISTA indexes nearly 690 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Mango Languages

Mango makes it easy to learn over 60 different languages and connect with new cultures. With step by step lessons and some great foreign films, you will master a new language in no time.

MasterFILE Complete

MasterFile Complete offers the largest collection of the most popular full-text magazines, journals and other highly-regarded sources from the world’s leading publishers, covering virtually every subject area of general interest.


Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.

Military & Government Collection

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.

Music Online Listening

The Music Online Listening database provides streaming access to over 785,000 tracks covering key musical genres including classical, jazz, and popular music. No matter what your music tastes include, you will find plenty of great recordings for your listening pleasure.

MyHeritage Library Edition

MyHeritage is a tool for those interested in genealogy. It contains over 8 billion historical records from the United States, Europe and other regions going back to the 16th century.


NetLibrary is now known as eBook Collection by EBSCO

Newspaper Source

Provides cover-to-cover full text for 28 U.S. and international newspapers. The database also contains full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 260 U.S. newspapers.


World-wide news from Associated Press, United Press International, PR Newswires, Xinhua, CNN and Business Wire is updated to provide near real-time access to worldwide news. Stories are held for a rolling 30 day archive so users can enjoy the previous 30 days of news relating to their search interests.

NoveList Plus

This is a database of reading recommendations which includes reviews, articles, lists and more.

Nursing and Allied Health

Including nearly 400 titles, this collection's current and authoritative content will be of use to both nursing professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.

OmniFile Full Text Select

This database provides full text articles from approximately 3,000 publications. It includes a wealth of information for learning and research across the disciplines.

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection

A custom collection including over 100 titles covering the fields of physical therapy and sports medicine, providing researchers with access to many topics in the field, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research theses, and many more.

Points of View Reference Center™

Points of View Reference Center is a full text database providing a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Essays provide questions and materials for further thought and study and are accompanied by thousands of supporting articles from the world’s top political and societal publications.

Pop Culture Collection

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


This online learning platform can help you prepare for success in college and in the workplace. It includes self-guided skill building in areas such as math, reading, grammar and writing. In addition, you will find information about various careers, practice test for entrance exams in fields such as Law Enforcement, Commercial Driver’s License and Plumbing. Use PrepSTEP to build your workplace skills in areas such as networking and interviewing and business writing. You can even learn basic computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.

Professional Development Center

Designed for professional educators, this 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.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

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.

Psychology Collection

This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops over time.

Regional Business News

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.

Religion and Philosophy Collection

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.

Science & Technology Collection

This database provides access to leading full-text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. It covers a wide array of disciplines.

Small Business Collection

For business students and entrepreneurs. This compilation provides insights, tips, strategies and success stories. Users will find 250 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

Small Business Reference Center

This database 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.

Teacher Reference Center

TRC provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 periodicals. In addition, 96% of journals indexed in TRC are peer-reviewed. 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.

Veterinary Education in Video

Veterinary Education in Video gives faculty and students anytime, anywhere access to an encyclopedic resource on veterinary science and care. The collection explains more than 500 procedures and techniques across more than 600 titles, and covers clinical skills, explanations of conditions, and training on technology and animal handling.

Vocational and Career Collection

This collection provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals.

Vocations and Careers Collection

Providing content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

World History Collection

This collection of over 40 journals provides balanced coverage of both the current thought and events in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field; useful both to the novice historian and to the advanced academic researcher.


This database allows you to find books and other materials owned by libraries worldwide.

Mary Louise Foster, Director of Library Services
Northeast Community College
801 E. Benjamin Avenue, P.O. Box 469
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