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    Academic OneFile offers access to more than 8,000 publications. Most entries provide the full text, with extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, and literature. There are also podcasts and transcripts from NPR, CNN, CBC and full-text ...

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Coverage spans every area of academic study; contains indexing and abstracts for more than 8,300 journals; full text for more than 4,500 of those titles, including more than 3,700 peer-reviewed journals.

    Coverage: 1990-present (full-text); 1984-present (citations & abstracts)

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    Access Science

    This is the online version of The McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Content areas include the physical and life sciences, computing and information technology, and psychiatry and psychology.

    Coverage: More than 7,000 articles

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    AGRICOLA. contains bibliographic records from the U.S. National Agricultural Library. This database contains more than 4.1 million citations.

    Coverage: 1979-present (citations & abstracts only)

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    Agriculture Collection

    With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the Agricola database, this collection of more than 400 titles is focused on agriculture and its related fields: from farming to scientific research in horticulture.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Alt HealthWatch

    This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. It offers libraries full text articles for more than 180 international, and often peer-reviewed journals and reports.

    Coverage: 1984-present (citations & abstracts); 1990-present (full-text)

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    Art Source

    Art Source includes full text articles from popular, trade, and peer-reviewed journals, and select eBooks. Subjects covered include advertising, architecture, art history, computers in art, fashion design, folk art, graphic design, landscape architecture, motion pictures, photography, and fine, decorative and commercial art.


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    Business Collection

    Covers business, management, industry, economics, politics and investments. Includes. articles from trade publications, journals, magazines, company profiles, full text of Investext investment reports and recent newswire releases.

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    Business Economics and Theory

    Perfect for business classes, with more than 450 full-text journals to support their research and regular feeds of videos from Forbes.com that contain business news coverage and interviews with CEO's.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Business Source Premier


    Covers business-related subject areas; includes the full text for more than 2,300 journals and additional full text; non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses.

    Coverage: 1990 - present (full-text); 1984 - present (citations & abstracts)


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    Chronicle of Higher Education

    News and information about issues in higher education. Includes academic job listings.

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    On campus: Simply go to Chonicle.com for complete access.

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    1. Go to Chronicle.com and click on the "Log In" link at top, right-hand side of the web page. 
    2. Choose the "Create an account now" option. 
    3. Enter and confirm your campus e-mail address, then follow the steps on the account setup pages.



    CINAHL Plus with Full Text

    Provides coverage of the literature in nursing and 17 allied health disciplines.

    Coverage:1937-present (full-text)

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    Communications and Mass Media Collection

    A custom collection of more than 250 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field: key subjects covered include advertising and public relations, linguistics, and literature.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Computer Database

    Computer Database provides access to leading business and technical publications, news and reviews in the computer, telecommunications, and electronics industries. Topics include computer science, hardware, software, engineering, communications, programming, artificial intelligence, robotics, information systems, and the application of technology.

    Coverage: 1983 to present. Full-text and abstracts, international coverage.

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    CQ Researcher

    The perfect place to begin research on current topics. Includes complete summaries, insight into all sides of the issues, bibliographies and more.

    Coverage: 44 reports are added annually, including 4 expanded reports

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    Criminal Justice Collection


    Whether studying to become a lawyer or law enforcement officer, paralegal, forensic scientist or for a career in Homeland Security, this collection offers more than 700 journals.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Culinary Arts Collection


    Includes 250 major cooking and nutrition magazines as well as reference content. Coverage includes searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Dentistry & Oral Sciences Source

    The database covers all facets relating to the areas of dentistry including dental public health, endodontics, facial pain & surgery, odontology, oral & maxillofacial pathology/surgery/radiology, orthodontology, pediatric dentistry, periodontology, and prosthodontics.


    Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) (open access)

    DOAJ is a single search tool for open access scientific and scholarly articles available online – over 2 million! Most every subject is included.


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    EBSCOhost is a powerful online reference system accessible via the Internet. It offers a variety of proprietary full text databases and popular databases from leading information providers.

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    eBooks on EBSCOhost

    EBSCO's ever-growing eBook collection includes eBooks on every topic, including business, health sciences, literary criticism, performing arts, religion, social sciences, and technology.

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    eBooks on ProQuest Ebook Central

    Over 70,000 full-text eBooks in all academic disciplines.

    On and off campus access: In order to copy, print, and download eBooks, you need to create a personal Ebook Central account. Sign into your Ebook Central account to have full access to all eBooks. If you need assistance creating an account, please call the Reference Desk (503-594-6042) and a librarian will create your Ebook Central account, username, and password for you.

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    Educator's Reference Complete


    Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.

    Coverage: 1980-present

      Elsevier Open Access Journals (open access) Elsevier Open Access Journals are peer-reviewed and free for everyone to read and download. Subjects include physical sciences and engineering, life sciences, health sciences, and social sciences and humanities. Limit your search results to open access articles by selecting Open Access journals from the All access types dropdown menu in the upper-right.
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    Environmental Studies and Policy Collection

    Answers environmentally-related inquiries with coverage of more than 3.3 million articles from more than 700 journals and reference content.

    Coverage: 1980-present



    ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, provides unlimited access to more than 1.3 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials, with hundreds of new records added multiple times per week. If available, links to full text are included. To get the full text of ERIC articles emailed to you, submit an interlibrary loan request to CCC Library.

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    Films on Demand

    Films on Demand offers thousands of streaming videos online - it’s like an academic version of Netflix! Subjects include art, biology, careers & job searching, criminal justice, CTE, history, mathematics, science, technology, and world languages.

    How to search Films on Demand

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    Fine Arts and Music Collection


    Provides more than 150 full-text magazines and journals that are covered in indices such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, this collection will provide support for research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Fuente Academica

    A unique collection of scholarly academic journals from renowned Latin American, South American and Spanish publishers.

    Coverage: Full-text of more than 500 publications & citations, which include the complete backfile or Darwiniana, published since 1922.

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    Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

    This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.


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    Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)


    This database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources is 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.

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    Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection


    A collection of more than 100 journals focused on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    General OneFile


    General OneFile is a periodical resource with over 6500 full text titles, many dating back as far as 1980. It contains popular, business and professional journals, NPR audio files complete with transcripts, and Fodor's travel guides.

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    The Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources (GREENR) focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues. Topic, organization, and country portals form research centers around issues covering energy systems, health care, agriculture, climate change, population, and economic development. Portals include authoritative analysis, academic journals, news, case studies, legislation, conference proceedings, primary source documents, statistics, and rich multimedia. Use Browse Issues and Topics, World Map, Basic Search or Advanced Search to explore the database.

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    Health and Wellness Resource Center

    Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles.

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    Health Reference Center Academic  

    HRCA contains full text from nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources.

    Coverage: Indexing from 1980 - present. Includes the full text of more than 180 periodicals as well as information from health and wellness research, medical and consumer periodicals, newsletters, reference books and other sources.

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    Health Source - Consumer Edition  

    Information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health.

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    Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition  

    Provides full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines and abstracts and indexing for others, concentrating on nursing and allied health. Includes Lexi-PAL Drug Guide

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    Home Improvement Collection


    This collection of more than 200 home-improvement focused titles covers such topics as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more will meet the needs of hobbyists and professionals alike.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection


    This collection of more than 800 journals and 29 subject specific Delmar, Cengage Learning reference titles and travel handbook's from Fodor's - provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism fields. A great resource for curious travelers and serious researchers.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    InfoTrac Newsstand


    Provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. Does not include The Oregonian.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Informe Académico  

    A collection of hispanic magazines with full text. Covers business, health, technology, culture, current topics and other subjects.

    Informe Académico proporciona acceso a periódicos y revistas especializadas de lengua española y portuguesa. La base de datos ofrece una amplia gama de contenidos sobre América Latina.

    Informe Académico provides access to Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines. The database offers a wide range of content both from and about Latin America.

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    Journal of Chemical Education

    The Journal of Chemical Education is the official journal of the Division of Chemical Education of the American Chemical Society, co-published with the American Chemical Society Publications Division. Launched in 1924, the Journal of Chemical Education is the world’s premier chemical education journal.

    Coverage: 1924-present

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    The 58 titles in this collection span the literary cultures of many different countries, containing articles in several languages, including Arabic, Italian, and German.


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    LearningExpress 3.0

    Offers real test-taking experience based on actual tests. You are asked to register when you enter the site so that tests you start can be stored online and resumed within one year. Includes more than 50 complete, standardized tests.

    Coverage: Online practice exams, analysis and answer explanations.

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    Legal Collection

    Centered on the discipline of law and legal topics, Legal Collection is a collection of respected, scholarly peer-reviewed publications including law journals, documents, and case studies.

    Coverage: 1965-present; includes more than 250 full-text law journals.

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    Provides indexing for around 1300 titles (and full text for over 100), including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals, and international legal journals.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Lexis Nexis


    Full-text of newspapers, wire services, and magazines from around the world, including the New York Times. Also provides company profiles and financial reports, government transcripts, trade journals and academic and legal databases

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    Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

    Database provides coverage on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

    Coverage: mid-1960s - present

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    Literature Resource Center

    Find up-to-date 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.

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    A Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers.

    Coverage:access to full-text for 130 peer-reviews medical journal in native Spanish

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

    Coverage:1965-present (citations); some full-text

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    Military & Government Collection

    Current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

    Coverage: cover-to-cover full text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals. The database also offers indexing and abstracts for more than 400 titles


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    Cover-to-cover full text of the U.S. "newspaper of record," from the first issue, with images. (No coverage of the most recent 3 years; use LexisNexis for recent issues.)

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    Newspaper Source

    Provides selected full text from 177 regional U.S. newspapers, 18 international newspapers 15 US & international newswires, and 12 newspaper columns (as of May 2002). Plus the full text of the Christian Science Monitor and the Los Angeles Times, except for obituaries of non-famous people, sports tables, ads/classifieds, stock prices and weather.

    Coverage: 1995-present; mostly full-text

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    Nursing and Allied Health Collection

    Offers researchers looking for answers to nursing or allied health questions millions of articles found in over 1,100 journals. Provides full-text coverage of many of the titles cited in CINAHL.

    Coverage: 1980-present

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    Opposing Viewpoints In Context


    Pro and con viewpoint articles derived from reference articles that provide context, 140 full-text magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, primary source documents, government and organizational statistics, multimedia, including images and podcasts, links to hand-selected web sites, and more.

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    Ovid Nursing Journals

    OVID Nursing Journals provides full-text access to four key nursing publications: American Journal of Nursing, MCN: The American Journal of Maternal/Child Nursing, Nursing, and Nursing Research. To access Ovid Nursing Journals from anywhere:

    1. Select Ovid Nursing Journals
    2. Select Your Journals@Ovid
      • Do not select All Resources or Journals@Ovid Full Text as you will be prompted to pay to access those articles.
    3. Enter your search terms.
    4. Select Go.
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    Oxford English Dictionary

    "The definitive record of the English language." It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words -past and present - from across the English-speaking world.


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    Popular Magazines

    Features full-text coverage of 1,000 of the most searched magazines across Gale's InfoTrac product line, covering current events, sports, science, health and more.

    Coverage: 1908-present

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    Professional Development Collection


    Contains information for the professional educator. Find articles on everything from children's health and development to education theory and practice.

    Coverage:1965-present; full-text, citations, abstracts, and education reports

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    Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection


    This database covering information concerning topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational & experimental methods.

    Coverage:1965-present; includes nearly 560 full-text publications in addition to citations and abstracts for all journals in the collection

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    Psychology Collection


    This set explores what makes people "tick" from childhood to death. This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops -- and diminishes -- over time. Your library's users will have instant access to 200 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

    Coverage: 1980-present; nearly 500 full-text periodicals

      PubMed (MedLine & PubMed Central)


    PubMed is a large repository of peer-reviewed, biomedical journal articles covering subjects including medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care systems, and preclinical sciences. PubMed is comprised of MedLine and PubMed Central.

    • MedLine is the National Library of Medicine’s (NLM) comprehensive journal citation database. Uses medical subject headings (MeSH).
    • PubMed Central archives the NLM’s public access biomedical and life sciences journals.

    No login is required. Free full text articles are available through PubMed Central; however, MedLine does not contain full text articles. To get the full text of MedLine articles emailed to you, submit an interlibrary loan request to CCC Library.


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    Research in Context


    Research in Context is a cross-disciplinary database that includes overview essays, critical analyses, biographies, literary criticism, plot summaries, primary sources, videos, and audio files. Topics include literature, history, biography, science, and social studies. Geared toward middle school and high school students.

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    Regional Business News


    Provides coverage of business newswires and regional business publications.

    Coverage: 1993 - present ; some earlier indexing and abstracting coverage

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    Religion and 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.

    Coverage:1975-present; mostly full-text

      Sage Open (open access) Sage Open is an open access journal that publishes peer-reviewed articles on a wide range of topics, including communication, criminology, humanities, nursing, political science, and psychology.

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    Small Business Resource Center

    Search this database to learn how to start, finance or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how to guides, articles and websites.

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    This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today’s classrooms. Students can use either the dropdown menus for Current Events or Topics to easily locate relevant articles.

    Coverage: full text for over 60,000 articles from 399 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers

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    U.S. History in Context


    U.S. History in Context is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History. The new solution merges Gale's authoritative reference content with 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.

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    Vocational and Career Collection

    Full text coverage for 400 trade and industry-related periodicals including American Machinist, Contemporary Longterm Care, Wireless Week, Drug Store News, Video Business, Reeves Journal, Hotel and Motel Management, Restaurant Business, Advertising Age, and many more.

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