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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.

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 Reference 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 460,000 full text biographies, as well as thousands of narrative biographies that are not currently available in other databases.

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

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.

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 contains eBooks from both the Academic Subscription Collection and the Clinical Collection.


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

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center

This database is geared toward lifelong career exploration and planning. Resources are available to help users assess their career goals and interests, plan their education, learn workplace skills, find apprenticeships and internships, conduct a job search, and much more.

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.

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.


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 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.

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.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

Extensive coverage of such topics as Library, Information Science & Technology.

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.


Mometrix provides study guides and practice tests to help students prepare for standardized tests in the areas of: Medical Technology, Nursing, Nutrition, Personal Training, and Teaching. Mometrix's Employment Resources include tools to help you with interviews, resumes, and negotiating job offers. It also provides tips on how to select a career, apply for scholarships and financial aid, and how to apply for college online.

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.

Nebraska Authors

The information about Nebraska authors provided on this website comes from the special collection of Nebraska authors at Lincoln City Libraries known as The Jane Pope Geske Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors. This information has been collected by many hands over the past 50 years. The Nebraska Author Information Link (NAIL), as the database was originally called, was created as a means to aggregate author information gathered from newspapers and other contemporary publications.

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.

NoveList Plus

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

Open Dissertations

This open access database will assist users in locating both historic and contemporary dissertations and theses. Open Dissertations will continue to grow through regular updates and new partnerships with graduate-degree granting institutions.

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.


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.

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 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.

Symptom Media

Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume V, a Symptom Media Collection is developed to meet the educational and research needs of a variety of counseling curricula, by showing what mental health issues actually look like. All films are produced with a multi-disciplinary team of behavioral health experts consisting of psychiatrist, psychologist, social worker, and a psychiatric nurse practitioner who collaborate in all aspects of the development process alongside professional filmmakers.

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.

U.S. Major Dailies

This database provides access to five major U.S. national and regional newspapers: The New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and the Wall Street Journal. With print and online editions, the titles offer researchers thorough and timely coverage of local, regional, and global events with journalistic balance and perspective. The content is available by 8 AM U.S. Eastern time each day and provides archives stretching as far back as 1980.

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.


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