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Academic Search Complete - Comprehensive multidisciplinary database, providing access to nearly 6,550 active full-text journals and magazines, as well as more than 60,000 Associated Press videos covering a wide variety of topics.
Academic Video Online: Premium - A multidisciplinary collection of videos that touches on the curriculum needs of virtually every department. Contains more than 48,000 video titles spanning essential subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, history, music, film, and more. Full length videos.
ACM Digital Library - Comprehensive collection of full-text articles and bibliographic records covering the fields of computing and information technology. The full-text database includes the complete collection publications from the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), including journals, conference proceedings, magazines, newsletters, and multimedia titles. Full-text available.
Annual Reviews - Offers critically reviewed and filtered primary research for the following disciplines: psychology, sociology, anthropology, environment and resources, law and social science, political science, and public health. Locate seminal research in your field. Great resource for literature reviews. Full-text available.
Chronicle of Higher Education - The No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for people in academe. Features the complete contents of the latest issue, daily news and advice columns, job listings, discussion forums, career-building tools, and an archive of previously published content. Full-text available.
CredoReference - Reference database that offers encyclopedias, handbooks, dictionaries and much more. Full-text available.
CINAHL Complete - Provides full text for over 1,400 journals covering a wide range of topics including nursing, biomedicine, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and allied health disciplines. Also includes health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, audiovisuals, book chapters and more. Full-text available.
Ebrary - Search for and read full-text e-books online. Over 100,000 titles available in psychology, business, and education. Full-text available.
EBSCOhost - Offers access to 16 databases, including Academic Search Complete, Business Source Complete, CINAHL Complete, Education Research Complete, GreenFILE, Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition, International Security & Counter Terrorism Reference Center, MEDLINE Complete, Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print, OmniFile Full Text, PsycARTICLES, PsycBOOKS, PsycINFO, PsycTESTS, Regional Business News, and SPORTDiscus. The Business Source Complete database provides full text for more than 3,000 journals, including full text for more than 1,500 peer-reviewed business publications, and full text to over 10,000 market reports, SWOT analyses, country and company reports, etc. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,300 journals. APA databases PsycARTICLES, PsycBOOKS, and PsycINFO offer books, chapters, articles, dissertations and more in the field of psychology. Search all databases together in one platform or use Select Databases to choose which database to search. To access individual databases, see the Find an Article pages. Full-text available.
ERIC - Contains annotated references to nonjournal material and to journal articles. Mainly citations.
ETS Test Link - The Test Collection at ETS is a database of more than 25,000 tests and other measurement devices most of which were created by authors outside ETS. It makes information on standardized tests and research instruments available to researchers, graduate students and teachers. With information about tests from the early 1900s to the present, the Test Collection at ETS is the largest compilation in the world. This database also contains 1200 tests that can be purchased for use in research.
Films on Demand - Films Media Group is the leading source of high-quality video and multimedia for academic, vocational and life-skills content. Films Media Group serves the education community through its four brands: Films for the Humanities and Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware. Full length videos.
Gale Academic OneFile - A comprehensive database that currently contains more than 12,000 journals covering topics from Science, Technology and Medicine to the humanities, including Educators Reference Complete and 25+ specialization databases from Gale. Full-text available.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition - Provides indexing, abstracts and full-text for hundreds of nursing and allied health journals covering an array of topics, including pediatric nursing, critical care, mental health, nursing management, medical law and many more. Full-text available.
Homeland Security Digital Library - Over 128,800 documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management from a wide variety of sources including federal, state and local governments; international governments and institutions; nonprofit organizations and private entities. Full-text available.
IEEE Xplore - provides access to full-text peer-reviewed journals, transactions, magazines, conference proceedings, and published standards in the areas of electrical engineering, computer science, and electronics. It also provides access to the IEEE Standards Dictionary Online. Full-text available.
IGI Global InfoSci Books - Provides over 3,400 peer-reviewed and reference e-books in educational technology, business & management, and computer science & information technology. Content ranges from full-text e-books to cases, encyclopedias and research insights that focus on emerging technology research. Full-text available.
IGI Global InfoSci Videos - Offers over 80 streaming video lectures, with over 900 individual video lessons in business, education, medical & healthcare, security & forensics, information science and technology and other social sciences topics. Full length videos. Full length videos.
International Security & Counter-Terrorism Reference Center - Provides full-text periodicals, peer-reviewed journals, books, government reports, and reference works covering virtually every aspect of dimension of security and counter-terrorism. Topics include regional conflicts, civil liberties, criminal justice, disaster & recovery, public health threats, cyber security, risk management, bio-terrorism, and more. Full-text available.
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association - JAMA is a highly cited weekly medical journal that publishes peer-reviewed original medical research findings and editorial opinion. Full-text available.
LearnTechLib - The Digital Library is a valuable online resource of peer-reviewed and published international journal articles and conference papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of Educational Technology and E-Learning. Full-text available.
LexisNexis - Access over 6,000 news, business, and legal sources. Read news coverage that offers deep backfiles and up-to-the-minute stories in national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources. Use the included Company Dossier module to retrieve detailed company information and financial performance measures or identify and compare companies matching specific criteria. This product also provides access to the renowned Shepard''s Citations® service for all federal and states court cases back to 1789. Full-text available.
MEDLINE Complete - Provides full-text to over 2,500 biomedical and health journals covering a wide range of subjects in medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Full-text available.
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print - Produced by the Buros Institute at the University of Nebraska, provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 3,000 contemporary testing instruments. Tests in Print provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). Test reviews.
Mergent Online - Provides detailed financial records for company research, including up to 15 years of historical data. Also provides varied reporting options, including company and industry comparisons. Full-text available.
Organization Science - Provides peer-reviewed articles about organizations, including their processes, structures, technologies, identities, capabilities, forms, and performance. Full text available.
ProQuest - An ideal database for full-text, scholarly, peer-reviewed journals, trade publications, magazines, newspapers in areas of business, psychology, and education. Includes 39 searchable databases, such as ABI/INFORM Global, and ProQuest Education Journals, plus the Criminal Justice Database. Additionally, the ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global database is included. Search all databases together in one platform or use Select Databases to choose which database to search. For Individual databases, see the Find an Article pages. Full-text available.
ProQuest Dissertations and Theses - this database offers more than 1.7 million full-text dissertations in the humanities, social sciences, technology and more. Full-text available.
PsychiatryOnline - Collection of psychiatric references that includes books, journals, and self-assessment tools. Access the DSM-5 Library and psychiatric journals, such as The American Journal of Psychiatry, Psychiatric Services, Psychiatric News, Psychosomatics, Journal of Neuropsychiatry & Clinical Neurosciences, and Academic Psychiatry. Full-text available.
Psychotherapy.net Collection - Includes more than 150 in-depth training videos from one of the counseling professions’ most respected video providers. All Psychotherapy.net titles are created by and for psychotherapists and provide reliable, detailed instructions for serving diverse populations and therapeutic issues. Films within the collection also provide step-by-step instructions for successfully implementing dozens of therapeutic approaches. Full length videos.
PsycTESTS - A repository for the full text of public domain psychological tests and measures, as well as a rich source of structured information about the test, including published articles and studies that have utilized the test. Keep in mind that commercial tests will still need to be purchased from the publisher, this database contains the full text of only open access tests. Full-text available.
PubMed - PubMed is a service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine which includes over 23 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and NCU Library. Look for Article Linker icon to connect to NCU Library Databases for full-text.
ReferenceUSA - Access U.S. Businesses and U.S. Consumers/Lifestyles information here. This is a great tool to use when creating marketing plans and strategies, locating business statistics, etc.
RefWorks - An online research management, writing and collaboration tool -- is designed to help researchers easily gather, manage, store and share all types of information, as well as generate citations and bibliographies. For additional information, including how to set up a RefWorks account, see the RefWorks page.
SAGE Journals Online - Subscription offers access to all SAGE journal publications from 1999 to present. All SAGE content is scholarly/peer reviewed and contains journals on subject areas from behavioral sciences to marketing to urban affairs to special education. Full-text available.
SAGE Knowledge - expansive range of SAGE eBook and eReference content--more than 4,700 titles—including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, and professional development titles. Full-text available.
SAGE Navigator - Social sciences literature review tool, designed to help graduate and doctoral students at the start of the literature review process. This database provides an extensive overview of nearly 300 social science topics (including business, education, and psychology) written by SAGE editors and renowned academics, as well as key readings. Full-text available.
SAGE Research Methods - A tool designed to help you create research projects and understand the methods behind them. Includes over 1,400 methods that are linked to content in over 640 books, encyclopedias, and videos. Full-text available.
SAGE Video - Streaming video collections are developed in partnership with leading academics, societies, and practitioners, including many of SAGE’s own authors and academic partners, to deliver cutting-edge pedagogical and research-oriented video within the social sciences. NCU's subscription includes: Business & Management, Counseling & Psychotherapy, Education, and Psychology. Full length videos.
ScienceDirect - Social and Behavioral Sciences College Edition offers 350 journals, including backfiles going back to 1985, or volume 1. The Health and Life Sciences College Edition offers access to 900 journals, including backfiles going back to 1985, or volume 1. Be sure when searching this database to limit your search to Subscribed sources only. You can do this by using the Source drop down menu. Full-text available.
SPORTDiscus with Full Text - This database includes well over 1.7 million records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800, in subject areas such as physical fitness, exercise, coaching, athletic administration, college and university sports, facility design and management, allied health, occupational health and therapy, public health, and much more. Full-text available.
SpringerLink - The Springer eJournal collection includes more than 2,400 peer-reviewed journals in science, technology, business, engineering, medicine, and the social sciences. Coverage for most journals is from the first issue to the current issue. Full-text available.
Statista - Provides access to statistical data for over 60,000 diverse topics categorized into over 20 market sectors. Sources of data include market research, trade publications, scientific journals, and government databases. Also includes statistics glossary, infographics, key topics, industry reports, statistical dossiers, and more.
Taylor & Francis Online - Explore a world of specialist information for the academic professional and business communities. Features the Taylor & Francis Social Sciences and Humanities Collection, Routledge and Psychology Press titles. Excellent database for locating scholarly, peer-reviewed journal articles. Full-text available.
Teachers College Record - The Teachers College Record is a journal of research, analysis, and commentary in the field of education. It has been published continuously since 1900 by Teachers College, Columbia University. Full-text available.
Ulrichsweb - Ulrichsweb is an easy to search source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more. No full-text.
Web of Knowledge - provides access to current and retrospective bibliographic information, author abstracts, and cited references in social science journals that cover more than 50 disciplines. Citations only.
Wiley Online Library - The Wiley Social Science & Humanities Collection provides access to over 500 peer-reviewed journals in the following subject areas and more: Anthropology, Business, Economics, Finance, Geography, Family Studies, Law, Management, and Psychology. Full-text available.
WorldCat - Search library catalogs from around the world. Use this database to locate resources in your local libraries. Citations only.
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