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  • Academic Search Completeimageimageimage

    Description: Comprehensive scholarly, multidisciplinary database, featuring  more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. This database also offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.

    Information coverage spans a broad range of important areas of academic study such as anthropology, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, geology, law, materials science, mathematics, music, pharmaceutical sciences, physics, psychology, religion & theology, veterinary science, women’s studies, zoology, and many other fields.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • ACM Digital Library image

    Description: Full text of every article ever published by the Association for Computing Machinery, and bibliographic citations from major publishers in computing.

    Service Provider: Association for Computing Machinery

  • ACS Web Editions + Legacy Archivesimage

    Description: Access the full-text of all titles published by the American Chemical Society

    • Over 40 peer-reviewed journals stretching across a broad spectrum of disciplines in all fields of chemistry and sciences that involve chemistry
    • Chemical and Engineering News weekly online magazine, with articles covering science and technology, business and industry, government and policy, education, and employment aspects of the chemistry field
    • ACS Legacy Archives, containing all titles, volumes, issues, and articles published by the ACS from 1879 to 1995
    • ACS Symposium Series, a collection of high-quality, peer-reviewed books developed from the ACS technical divisions’ symposia

    Service Provider: American Chemical Society

  • African American Newspapers (1827-1998) imageimage

    Description: Collection of approximately 270 U.S. newspapers chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience.

    Coverage spans life in the Antebellum South; the spread of abolitionism; growth of the Black church; the Emancipation Proclamation; the Jim Crow Era; the Great Migration to northern cities, the West and Midwest in search of greater opportunity; rise of the N.A.A.C.P.; the Harlem Renaissance; the Civil Rights movement; political and economic empowerment and more.

    Provider: Readex (NewsBank)

  • AgEcon Search image

    Description: AgEcon Search: Research in Agricultural and Applied Economics collects, indexes, and electronically distributes full text copies of scholarly research in the broadly defined field of agricultural economics including sub disciplines such as agribusiness, food supply, natural resource economics, environmental economics, policy issues, agricultural trade, and economic development.

    The majority of items in AgEcon Search are working papers, conference papers, and journal articles, although other types of works, such as books chapters and government documents are included.

    AgEcon Search is co-sponsored by the Department of Applied Economics and the University Libraries at University of Minnesota and the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association.

    Service Provider: University of Minnesota

  • Agricola imageimage

    Description: Provides access to more than 4.8 million bibliographic records from the U.S. Department o Agriculture’s National Agricultural Library. Works cited include journal articles, book chapters, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports related to agriculture.

    This database encompasses all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, including animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming and farming systems, agricultural economics, extension and education, food and human nutrition, agricultural engineering and technology and earth and environmental sciences.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Air University Library Index to Military Periodicals

    Description: Subject index to significant articles, news items, and editorials from English language military and aeronautical periodicals.

    Index contains citations since 1988 and is updated continuously.

    This web site provides Searching and Browsing utilities to assist users in locating articles, news items, and editorials contained in the index.

    Service Provider: Defense Technical Inforamtion Center, U.S. Deptartment of Defense

  • Alt HealthWatch imageimageimage

    Description: This database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

    It offers access to full text articles from more than 180 international, often peer-reviewed journals and reports. In addition, there are hundreds of pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research and book excerpts.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Ambrose Digital Streaming Video Collectionimage

    Description: Collection of more than 1200 streaming video clips and full programs. The database includes 37 of Shakespeare’s plays produced by BBC as well as additional films in history, social sciences, literature, fine arts, and the sciences.

    Every video includes synchronized captions. Closed Captions are searchable. Watch videos on any computer and on any Internet-connected mobile device. No downloads are required. Videos can be watched by multiple users at the same time.

    Service Provider: Ambrose Video Publishing

  • America: History and Life imageimage

    Description: Article abstracts from 1,700 scholarly (peer reviewed) journals covering the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. The database also includes citations and links to book and media reviews.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • American FactFinderimage

    Description: Provides quick access to data from the following surveys and censuses:

    • American Community Survey - a nationwide survey designed to provide communities a fresh look at how they are changing.
    • American Housing Survey - the most comprehensive housing survey in the United States, covering 29 Metropolitan areas and the Nation as a whole
    • Annual Survey of Manufactures - provides sample estimates of statistics for commercial manufacturing establishments with paid employees
    • County Business Patterns / ZIP Code Business Patterns - provide economic data by industry at various geographic levels (U.S., state, county, metro area and ZIP Code). Data are derived from the Census Bureau’s Business Register, the file of all known business establishments.
    • Nonemployer Statistics - provides U.S. and sub-national data by industry for businesses without paid employees. Data originate primarily from the administrative records of other Federal agencies.
    • Annual Surveys of Governments - relevant, comprehensive, uniform, and quality statistics on the characteristics and key economic activities of the nation’s nearly 90,000 state and local governments
    • Census of Governments - conducted every 5 years, provides periodic and comprehensive statistics about the organization, employment, and finances of all state and local governments
    • Decennial Census - collects data every 10 years about age, sex, race, housing units and more for the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Island Areas
    • Economic Census - profiles the U.S. economy every 5 years, from the national to the local level and by detailed industry and business classification
    • Survey of Business Owners - presents statistics every 5 years at the national to local area level by industry and by gender, ethnicity, race, and veteran status of the business owner
    • Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Tabulation - publishes estimates from the American Community Survey of the race, ethnicity, and sex composition of the workforce by occupation and geography.
    • Population Estimates Program - publishes estimated population totals for the previous year for cities and towns, metropolitan areas, counties, and states.

    Service Provider: U.S. Census Bureau

  • American Indian Histories and Culturesimageimageimage

    Description: a unique resource that makes available, for the first time, many rare and significant documents from the Edward E. Ayer Collection at the Newberry Library, Chicago; one of the strongest archival collections on American Indian history in the world.

    Spanning four hundred years, document types include manuscripts, artworks, speeches and petitions, diaries, correspondence, linguistic and ethnographic studies, photographs, maps, photographs, rare printed books and American Indian newspapers.

    Service Provider: AdamMatthew

  • American Memoryimage

    Description: This digital record of American history and creativity provides free and open access to written and spoken words, sound recordings, still and moving images, prints, maps, and sheet music that document the American experience. These materials, from the collections of the Library of Congress and other institutions, chronicle historical events, people, places, and ideas that continue to shape America, serving the public as a resource for education and lifelong learning.

    Service Provider: U.S. Library of Congress

  • American National Biography Online imageimage

    Description: Offers portraits of more than 18,700 men and women – from all eras and walks of life – whose lives have shaped the nation. This resource is updated semi-annually with new entries and revisions of previously published entries to enhance their accuracy and currency.

    Appended to each article is a descriptive bibliography, which may include mention of primary sources, the most useful published biographies, articles or monographs about specific aspects of the person’s career, and obituaries, to guide interested readers on where to look for more information. Some entries are also accompanied by an ‘online resources section’ with links to relevant materials.

    Service Provider: Oxford University Press

  • American Westimageimageimage

    Description: Sourced from the Everett D. Graff Collection at the Newberry Library, Chicago, this resource allows browsers to explore tales of frontier life, Pioneers, Wild West shows, the Gold Rush, vigilantes and outlaws.

    Document types include: manuscripts, trade cards, wanted posters, photographs, claim certificates, news sheets, rare printed works, brand books, broadsides, correspondence, diaries, directories, journals, pamphlets, periodicals, and artworks.

    Service Provider: AdamMatthew

  • Ancestry® Library Edition image

    Description: This tool provides patrons with instant access to a wide range of unique resources for genealogical and historical research. With more than 2 billion names in over 7,000 databases, Ancestry® Library Edition includes records from the United States Census; military records; court, land and probate records; vital and church records; directories; passenger lists, as well as record collections from Canada, Europe, Australia and other areas of the world. These collections are continuously expanding, with new content added every business day.

    The following categories reflect how the collections within Ancestry® Library Edition are organized.

    • Historical Records
      • Birth, Marriage, and Death records
      • Census and Voter Lists
      • Immigration and Emigration records
      • Military records
      • Schools, Directories and Church Histories
      • Tax, Criminal, Land & Wills
      • Reference, Dictionaries & Almanacs
    • Stories & Publications
      • Stories, Memories, and Histories
      • Newspapers
      • Periodicals & Magazines
    • Photos & Maps
      • Pictures
      • Maps, Atlases, & Gazetteers

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Angelo State University Digital Repositoryimage

    Description: Collects, preserves, and distributes the scholarly output of Angelo State University, primarily electronic theses and dissertations.

    Service Provider: Texas Digital Library

  • ArchiveGrid

    Description: Provides access to detailed archival collection descriptions, making information available about historical documents, personal papers, family histories and other archival materials held in archives throughout the world. It includes over a million descriptions of archival collections held by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide and enables researchers to learn about the contents of these collections, and contact archives to arrange a visit to examine materials or order copies.

    Service Provider: OCLC Research

  • ArticleFirstimageimage

    Description: Index of articles from the contents pages of over 16,000 journals.

    Each record describes one article, news story, letter, or other item from a journal. For most items, a list of libraries that have the journal title is provided.

    Subjects covered include business, science, humanities, social science, medicine, technology, and popular culture.

    Service Provider: FirstSearch (OCLC)

  • ARTstor Digital Library image

    Description: Nonprofit resource that provides over 1.5 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research.

    Service Provider: ARTstor

  • Astrophysics Data Systemsimage

    Description: Digital Library portal for researchers in Astronomy and Physics, operated by the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory (SAO) under a NASA grant. The ADS maintains three bibliographic databases containing more than 10.1 million records: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Physics, and arXiv e-prints.

    Full-text articles and abstracts of papers available from the ADS databases are copyrighted by the respective publishers and are subject to all applicable copyright protection under the laws of the United States and other countries.

    Service Provider: Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

  • Bartleby.com image

    Description: A comprehensive public searchable database of reference, verse, and classic literature. The site is divided into four sections: Reference, Verse, Fiction, and Nonfiction.

    Service Provider: Bartleby.com Inc.

  • Bibliography of Native North Am. imageimageimage

    Description: Bibliographic database covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. Topics covered include archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.

    This resource contains more than 141,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • BigCharts image

    Description: Comprehensive and easy-to-use investment research Web site providing access to professional-level research tools such as interactive charts, quotes, industry analysis and intraday stock screeners, as well as market news and commentary.

    Service Provider: MarketWatch, Inc.

  • Biological & Agricultural Index Plus™ imageimageimage

    Description: Provides access to full text articles from over 100 journals dating back to 1997, as well as indexing and abstracts of more than 380 publications. Subject coverage includes agriculture & agricultural research, atmospheric science, biochemistry, biology, biotechnology, botany, chemistry, environmental science, geology, marine biology microbiology, physics and much more.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Biological Abstracts

    Description: Collection of bibliographic references to articles published in more than 4,300 journals from 1969 to present.

    Coverage is international and spans all life science disciplines, such as agriculture, biochemistry, biomedicine, biotechnology, genetics, botany, ecology, microbiology, pharmacology, pre-clinical and experimental medicine, veterinary science, and zoology.

    Service Provider: BIOSIS (Thomson Reuters)

  • Book Review Digest Plus imageimageimage

    Description: Indexes and provides access to some 1,300,000 book review excerpts and over 100,000 full text book reviews from over 8,000 periodicals in the humanities, sciences, social sciences and library review media.

    Every book appears with all of its reviews together. A single book can have as little as one review citation and as much as a descriptive summary and many reviews with excerpts and full text, depending upon the coverage the book received in the reviewing literature.

    Coverage dates back to 1983. Titles reviewed include fiction and non-fiction, children’s books as well as books for adults and young adults.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost / H. W. Wilson

  • Business Abstracts with Full-Textimageimageimage

    Description: This comprehensive database contains the full text of articles from more than 510 key publications dating back to 1995, and provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more.

    Subject coverage includes accounting, acquisitions & mergers, advertising, banking, chemicals and pharmaceuticals, communications, economics, entertainment industry, finance, financial services, government regulations, industrial relations, insurance, international business, investments, marketing, retail trade, small business and much more.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost / H. W. Wilson

  • Business Insights: Global image

    Description: Unique source for international business intelligence offering the most comprehensive and convenient way to find case studies, in-depth statistical data coupled with deep research, and the ability to compare global economies, countries and industries.

    Service Provider: Gale/Cengage Learning

  • Business Source Complete imageimageimage

    Description: Access content from over 3,200 (over 2,700 full-text) business-related publications, including academic, professional and trade journals.

    From this interface, users can also search for and accesss country economic reports, detailed company profiles, SWOT analyses, market research reports, and product reviews.

    Subjects covered include accounting, economics, finance, management and management information systems, marketing and international business.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • CAMIO

    Description: Growing Catalog of Art Museum Images Online documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums. CAMIO highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, covering the complete range of expressive forms.

    Service Provider: OCLC

  • Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database image

    Description: Offers 900,000 catalog records and more than 130,000 reviews of children’s books and other materials for children. It also includes entries for more than 200,000 awards, prizes, best book list and reading list entries.

    The database can be searched by author, title, subject, keyword or phrase, or across the full text of a review. Searches can be limited by genre (such as biography, mystery, atlases, etc.), language, publisher, and other criteria.

    Service Provider: CLCD, LLC

  • Choice Reviews Online image

    Description: Internet version of the monthly print magazine Choice, it is directed at academic librarians and faculty as a premier resource for collection development and scholarly research. It covers more than 50 sub-disciplines spanning the humanities, science and technology, and the social and behavioral sciences.

    Each issue contains approximately 600 reviews of recent books and electronic resources (including websites), a bibliographic essay that explores the literature in a specific topic, and “Feature” articles on current issues in the library field.

    Service Provider: Association of College and Research Libraries (division of the American Library Association)

  • Chronic Illnesses Online Databaseimage

    Description: Provides a comprehensive overview of the support services and information resources available for people diagnosed with a chronic illness. It details the wide range of organizations, educational materials, books, newsletters, web sites, periodicals and databases that address 88 specific chronic illnesses.

    Service Provider: Grey House Publishing

  • CINAHL with Full Text imageimageimage

    Description: This database indexes more than 3,000 journals covering nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.

    Full text is available from 610 periodical titles, with coverage dating back to 1981.

    In addition, this database offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters. Searchable cited references for more than 1,290 journals are also included.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Civil War Soldiers and Sailors System image

    Description: Publicly available website providing record look-up capability on individuals who served during the United States Civil War. Other information includes: unit histories for both the Union and Confederate Armies, descriptions of 384 significant battles, sailors records, prisoner of war records, burial records, medal of honor recipients, and other historical information.

    The primary goal of the CWSS is to provide an interpretive tool on the Civil War for the National Park Service Civil War Battlefield Parks and other Civil War-related Park units. An additional objective is to increase the American people’s understanding of this decisive era in American history by making information about it widely accessible.

    Service Provider: National Park Service

  • Clase y Periodica

    Description: CLASE indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities. PERIODICA covers journals specializing in science and technology.

    This database offers access to more than 300,000 bibliographic citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals. Contains information from articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews and brief notes published in journals edited in 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as from publications that focus on Pan-American issues.

    Service Provider: OCLC

  • Cochrane Library image

    Description: Provides practitioners with the most up-to-date, independent, and assessed healthcare information, protocols, systematic reviews, abstracts, technology assessments, economic evaluations, and clinical trials abstracts.

    It contains the following databases:

    • Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (CDSR) - leading resource for full-text systematic reviews in health care
    • Database of Abstracts of Reviews of Effectiveness (DARE) - contains abstracts of systematic reviews that have been quality-assessed - each abstract includes a summary of the review together with a critical commentary about the overall quality
    • Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL) - includes title and summary information of published articles taken from bibliographic databases (notably MEDLINE and EMBASE), and other published and unpublished sources
    • Cochrane Methodology Register (CMR) - bibliography of publications that report on methods used in the conduct of controlled trials - includes journal articles, books, and conference proceedings (no longer updated)
    • Health Technology Assessment Database (HTA) - brings together details of completed and ongoing health technology assessments (studies of the medical, social, ethical, and economic implications of healthcare interventions) from around the world to improve the quality and cost-effectiveness of health care
    • NHS Economic Evaluator Database (EED) - assists decision-makers by systematically identifying economic evaluations from around the world, appraising their quality, and highlighting their relative strengths and weaknesses

    Service Provider: Wiley-Blackwell

  • ComAbstracts

    Description: Database of article abstracts, books, bibliographic records, and other sources of relevance to researchers, scholars, and students interested in fields related to human communication studies (mass communication, human interaction, rhetoric, health communication, communication and new media, journalism, communication history, etc.).

    Service Provider: Communication Institute for Online Scholarship

  • Communication & Mass Media Complete imageimage

    Description: Incorporates CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study.

    Offers cover-to-cover (“core”) indexing and abstracts for more than 570 journals, and selected (“priority”) coverage of nearly 200 more, for a combined coverage of more than 770 titles. Furthermore, this database includes full text for over 450 journals.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Computer Source imageimageimage

    Description: Provides researchers with the latest information and current trends in high technology. This database offers full text for nearly 300 publications and indexing and abstracts for nearly 450 publications.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Contemporary Authors imageimage

    Description: Provides complete biographical and bibliographical information and references on all of the more than 120,000 U.S. and international authors whose entries appear in Contemporary Authors and Contemporary Authors New Revision Series.

    Updated monthly, this resource allows users to search for an author by name, title of work, nationality, date and place of birth and death, subject/genre, personal and career information, awards and honors, and more.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • Contemporary Literary Criticism imageimage

    Description: Extensive collection of more than 11,000 critical essays on contemporary authors. Each entry contains a biographical/critical introduction, a list of principal works, critical essays, and sources for further study.

    Updated monthly, CLC–Select allows users to search by author name, title of work, nationality, subject/genre, ethnicity, critic name, and more.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • CQ Researcher Online image

    Description: Published online 44 times a year by CQ Press, offers original, comprehensive reporting on and unbiased analysis of issues in the news. Areas covered include health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy.

    Service Provider: CQ Press/SAGE

  • Credo Reference imageimage

    Description: Online collection of top quality reference books from major publishers. It contains dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopaedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range or subject-specific titles covering everything from accounting to zoology. It also includes maps, images, and sound files.

    Service Provider: Credo

  • Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text imageimage

    Description: Contains hundreds of in-depth abstracts of current books, book chapters, journal articles, government reports, and dissertations published worldwide. It also offers extensive coverage of new books from scholarly and commercial publishers and valuable reports from public and private agencies in many nations. This resource also includes full text covering essential areas related to criminal justice and criminology.

    Topics covered include crime trends, crime prevention and deterrence, juvenile delinquency, juvenile justice, police, courts, punishment and sentencing.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Dallas Morning News Hist. Arch. (1885-1984) imageimage

    Description: A unique genealogical and historical collection featuring digital facsimiles of nearly 100 years of newspaper issues that document major events in Texas, as reported by this leading metropolitan daily newspaper.

    It is a valuable resource for genealogical research, providing obituaries, marriage and birth announcements, biographical sketches and much more, enabling Texas genealogists to document their family history and experience the lives of their ancestors.

    It offers “real world” content, details on the lives of countless individuals and millions of events, issues and people, providing easy access to fascinating, first-hand accounts and digital primary sources chronicling local and national history.

    The text is fully searchable from cover to cover. The complete content of each issue (including articles, photos, graphics, maps, political cartoons, editorials, obituaries, display and classified advertisements, recipes) can be browsed by date or topic.

    Service Provider: NewsBank

  • Dictionary of Literary Biography imageimage

    Description: Provides nearly 10,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of influential literary figures from all eras and genres.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • Digital National Security Archive image

    Description: Includes 39 collections consisting of over 94,000 meticulously indexed documents, with more than 650,000 total pages. Each of these collections, compiled by top scholars and experts, exhaustively covers the most critical world events, countries, and U.S. policy decisions from post World War II through the 21st century. Together, these collections offer unparalleled access to the defining international strategies of our time. Glossaries, chronologies, bibliographies, overviews, and photographs are included.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Directory of Open Access Journals imageimageimage

    Description: Provides access to quality controlled Open Access journals. The Directory aims to be comprehensive and cover all open access scientific and scholarly journals that use an appropriate quality control system, and it is not be limited to particular languages or subject areas.

    Service Provider: TexShare

  • Dissertations and Theses Open Access image

    Description: Online repository of Open Access graduate works. Allows to locate relevant dissertations and theses quickly and easily, and view the complete text in PDF format free of charge.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Dissertations and Theses A&I

    Description: This database includes bibliographic citations for materials ranging from the first U.S. dissertation, accepted in 1861, as well as European dissertations back from the 17th century, to those accepted as recently as last semester. PQDT is the official dissertations repository for the Library of Congress and the publishing partner of the National Library of Canada.

    PQDT allows students, faculty, and other researchers to search for high-quality, peer-reviewed and multidisciplinary research materials related to their scholarly interests. Graduate students can consult the database to make sure their proposed thesis or dissertation topics have not already been written about.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Dissertations and Theses in Texas image

    Description: Hosted institutional repository service, developed by the the Texas Digital Library, which allows Texas institutions of higher learning to preserve and provide wide online access to their scholarly and pedagogic output.

    Service Provider: Texas Digital Library

  • DRAGNET image

    Description: “Database Retrieval Access using Google’s New Electronic Technology” is a specialized search engine developed by librarians at the New York Law School, that “drags the net” through a group of free law-related Web resources chosen by Library staff for their reliability and utility to legal researchers.

    DRAGNET contains search tabs that look at specific portions of the law. Each tab can generate up to 100 hits, ranked for relevance by Google’s search engine.

    Service Provider: New York Law School

  • DTIC® Online image

    Description: The Defense Technical Information Center serves the DoD community as the largest central resource for DoD and government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today.

    All areas of defense research are covered, including biological and medical science, environmental pollution and control, and behavioral and social science. The collection also contains Department of Defense (DoD) directives and instructions, budget information, conference and symposia proceedings, patents and patent applications, and other topics of interest to the defense community.

    Only publicly available materials are accessible from this web site.

    Service Provider: Department of Defense

  • E-print Network image

    Description: A vast, integrated network of electronic scientific and technical information created by scientists and research engineers active in their respective fields, all full-text searchable. Intended for use by other scientists, engineers, and students at advanced levels.

    Gateway to over 35,300 websites and databases worldwide, containing over 5.5 million e-prints in basic and applied sciences, primarily in physics but also including subject areas such as chemistry, biology and life sciences, materials science, nuclear sciences and engineering, energy research, computer and information technologies, and other disciplines of interest to DOE.

    Service Provider: Office of Scientific and Technical Information (Department of Energy)

  • EBSCO eBook Collection imageimageimage

    Description: Provides access to over 32,000 full-text scholarly, reference and professional eBooks from leading university, academic and professional publishers. These eBooks are digital versions of print books from a broad range of subject areas and topics.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • EconLit™image

    Attention: Access is limited to a maximum of 4 simultaneous users.

    Description: Produced by the American Economic Association, this database provides citations and abstracts of articles in all fields of economics, including capital markets, country studies, econometrics, economic forecasting, environmental economics, government regulations, labor economics, monetary theory, urban economics and much more.

    Uses the Journal of Economic Literature classification system and controlled vocabulary of keywords to index six types of records: journal articles, books, collective volume articles, dissertations, working papers, and full-text book reviews from JEL.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Economía y Negocios imageimage

    Description: The database is the result of a collaborative effort between EBSCO Publishing and Universidad ESAN (Escuela de Administración de Negocios para Graduados)

    More than 84,500 records, dating back to the early 1980s, provide coverage for more than 340 Spanish and Portuguese-language periodicals published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Spain, the United States and elsewhere.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Education Source imageimageimage

    Description: Designed to meet the needs of education students, professionals and policy makers, this extensive collection includes full text for more than 1,700 journals, 550 books and monographs, education-related conference papers, and citations for over 4 million articles including book reviews.

    Coverage spans all levels of education from early childhood to higher education and also includes educational specialties such as multilingual education, health education and testing.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Educational Administration Abstracts imageimage

    Description: Includes bibliographic records covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.

    The index contains more than 190,000 records, carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline, such as Educational Administration Quarterly, Review of Higher Education, Journal of Educational Administration, etc. Coverage dates back to 1966.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Electronic Collection Online

    Description: collection of scholarly journals in a variety of subject areas including education, medicine, psychology, science, and technology.

    Service Provider: FirstSearch (OCLC)

  • Emerald Management 120 image

    Description: Provides full-text access to 120 peer-reviewed journals from Emerald Publishing engaged in a broad spectrum of research related to business and management, including marketing, training, finance, leadership, and more.

    Service Provider: Emerald Publishing, Inc.

  • Encyclopedia of World Biographyimage

    Description: Multicultural biographical source that covers notable individuals from every part of the world and from all time periods who have made significant contributions to human culture.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • Encyclopædia Britannica Academic Edition imageimage

    Description: Fast and easy access to high-quality, comprehensive information.

    The rich combination of content, from the insightful Encyclopædia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, to magazines, periodicals, and many other research tools provides the variety of reliable sources that students need to consult when conducting thorough research—all from one resource.

    Service Provider: Encyclopædia Britannica, Inc.

  • Entrez image

    Description: NCBI’s primary text search and retrieval system that integrates the PubMed database of biomedical literature with 39 other literature and molecular databases including DNA and protein sequence, structure, gene, genome, genetic variation and gene expression.

    Entrez’ 40 databases are organized into three sections on the Global Query page. The top section contains the literature databases: PubMed, PubMed Central, Books, OMIM and OMIA. The 26 molecular databases occupy the largest central section of the page. The bottom section hosts the accessory literature databases Journals, MeSH, and NLM Catalog.

    Service Provider: National Center for Biotechnology Information

  • ERIC (via EBSCOhost) imageimageimage

    Description: The ‘Education Resource Information Center’ (ERIC) provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. The database contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • ERIC (via FirstSearch) image

    Description: A guide to published and unpublished sources on education. ERIC includes some full-text documents at no charge.

    Main subject areas covered include:

    • adult, career, and vocational education
    • assessment and evaluation
    • disabilities and gifted education
    • educational management
    • elementary and early childhood education
    • higher education
    • information and technology
    • language and linguistics
    • reading and communication
    • teachers and teacher education
    • urban education

    Service Provider: FirstSearch (OCLC)

  • Essay and General Literature Indeximageimage

    Description: Produced by the H.W. Wilson Company, this database cites records contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada.

    Areas covered include the humanities and social sciences, with subject coverage ranging from economics, political science, and history to criticism of literary works, art history, drama, and film.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Europa World Online image

    Description: Online version of the Europa World Year Book, provides detailed country surveys containing the latest analytical, statistical and directory data available for over 250 countries and territories.

    Service Provider: Routledge

  • European Views of the Amer (1493-1750) imageimageimage

    Description: The database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • FedStats image

    Description: Internet gateway to a full range of official statistical information published by more than 100 Federal agencies. Organized so the user can access by statistical subject or by agency, the gateway alleviates the need to know in advance which agency produces information on a given subject.

    Searchable through an A-Z subject index, keyword searching across agency web sites linked to Fedstats, link to major statistical publications in the Statistical Reference Shelf, statistical profiles by geography, as well as direct links to agency contacts, news releases, and other navigational and organizational aids.

    Service Provider: U.S. Federal Interagency Council on Statistical Policy

  • Film & Television Literature Index imageimage

    Description: Definitive index to film and television literature. This bibliographic database provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts for more than 380 publications (and selected coverage of 300). It has been designed for use by a diverse audience that includes film scholars, college students, and general viewers.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Films on Demand

    Description: Web-based digital video delivery service that allows users to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7. Choose from thousands of high-quality educational titles in dozens of subject areas. Special features allow the ability to organize and bookmark clips, create and share playlists, personalize folders.

    Service Provider: Infobase

  • FindLaw® Cases and Codes image

    Description: This section contains resources and links for both state and federal laws. This includes resources pertaining to constitutions, statutes, cases and more. Run a search for case summaries or select a jurisdiction to browse applicable laws.

    Service Provider: Thomson Reuters

  • FRASER® image

    Description: Started in 2004 as a data preservation and accessibility project of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, the ‘Federal Reserve Archival System for Economic Research’ (FRASER) safeguards and provides easy access to the nation’s economic history—particularly the history of the Federal Reserve System—through digitization and preservation of documents related to the U.S. financial system.

    Documents digitized include:

    • Publications of the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
    • Publications of District Federal Reserve Banks
    • Statements and speeches of Fed policymakers
    • Archival materials of Fed policymakers
    • Government data publications
    • Statistical releases
    • Congressional hearings
    • Reports by various organizations

    Service Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

  • Fuente Académica imageimageimage

    Description: Collection of scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain. All major subject areas are covered with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology.

    This database is updated on a weekly basis and currently offers the full text for more than 500 publications from 18 countries.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyc. imageimageimage

    Description: This database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display. The database contains various images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas. For students and adults alike, it is updated annually.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Gale Virtual Reference Library imageimageimage

    Description: online collection of premier reference eBooks for multidisciplinary research. GVRL ebook titles that are part of the ASU library’s collection display on the home page, categorized by broad subject area. To view an alphabetical list of all titles in the library’s collection, users can click the ‘Title List’ link found below the GVRL product banner.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • GAO Reports image

    Description: Ccontains reports (“blue books”) on audits, surveys, investigations, and evaluations of Federal programs conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office. All published reports, testimonies, correspondence, and special publications are included. Products that are restricted or classified are not included.

    Service Provider: U.S. Government Accountability Office

  • Gartner Research imageimage

    Attention: This resource, licensed by ASU’s Information Technology Dept., can be accessed exclusively via RamPort by authorized users with a valid ASU login account.

    Description: This database provides in-depth analysis and market intelligence for the information technology industry. It covers the full range of products and technologies associated with computer hardware, software, communications products, financial services, electronic business, and healthcare application software worldwide.

    Service Provider: Gartner Inc.

  • GeoRef

    Description: Established in 1966 by the American GeoSciences Institute (AGI), this database provides access to the geoscience literature of the world. It contains over 3 million references to geoscience journal articles, books, maps, conference papers, reports and theses.

    The GeoRef database covers the geology of North America from 1693 to the present and the geology of the rest of the world from 1933 to the present. The database includes references to all publications of the U.S. Geological Survey. Master’s theses and doctoral dissertations from U.S. and Canadian universities are also covered.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Global Road Warrior image

    Description: Covers 175 countries and addresses 22 categories of interest to travelers, including business culture, communications, demographics, money and banking, points of interest, security, society and culture, tips for businesswomen, transportation, and travel essentials. It also includes country maps and photographs.

    Service Provider: World Trade Press

  • Google Scholarimage

    Description: provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, dissertations, book citations, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from a variety of content providers. Sources of material include academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and open access publishers. Some content is available in full text.

    Accessing Angelo State University Library subscription content via Google Scholar:

    1. Click on Google Scholar > Settings
    2. From this page, click on “Library links”
    3. Type Angelo State in the ‘Library links’ box
    4. Check the “Angelo State University - Full text @ Angelo State” box.
    5. Click the Save button

    Service Provider: Google

  • GPO FDsys imageimage

    Description: The Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official Federal Government publications and securely controls digital content throughout its life-cycle to ensure content integrity and authenticity.

    FDsys is also a repository that guarantees long-term preservation and access to digital Government content. To meet this critical need for permanent access to Federal Government information, FDsys follows archival system standards.

    Currently, the following collections are searchable and accessible via FDsys:

    • Budget of the United States Government
    • Code of Federal Regulations
    • Coastal Zone Information Center
    • Compilation of Presidential Documents
    • Congressional Bills
    • Congressional Calendars
    • Congressional Committee Prints
    • Congressional Directory
    • Congressional Documents
    • Congressional Hearings
    • Congressional Record
    • Congressional Record (Bound Edition)
    • Congressional Record Index
    • Congressional Reports
    • Economic Indicators
    • Economic Report of the President
    • Education Reports from ERIC
    • Federal Register
    • History of Bills
    • House Rules and Manual
    • Journal of the House of Representatives
    • GAO Reports and Comptroller General Decisions
    • List of CFR Sections Affected
    • Privacy Act Issuances
    • Public and Private Laws
    • Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States
    • Senate Manual
    • United States Code
    • United States Courts Opinions
    • United States Government Manual
    • United States Statutes at Large

    Service Provider: U.S. Government Printing Office

  • GPO Monthly Catalog

    Description: Contains bibliographic citations for all types of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.).

    Service Provider: FirstSearch (OCLC)

  • GreenFILE imageimageimage

    Description: 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, this database 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. It provides indexing and abstracts for more than 538,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 5,800 records.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Handbook of Latin American Studies image

    Description: Bibliography of materials, selected and annotated by scholars, published worldwide in the field of Latin American studies. Edited by the Hispanic Division of the Library of Congress, the multidisciplinary and multilingual Handbook alternates annually between the social sciences and the humanities.

    Service Provider: Library of Congress

  • Handbook of Texas Online imageimage

    Description: Multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, and culture. It comprises more than 25,000 articles on people, places, events, historical themes, institutions, and a host of other topic categories. The scope is broad and inclusive, designed to provide readers with concise, authoritative, and accessible articles that provide factual, nonpartisan accounts on virtually every aspect of Texas history and culture.

    Service Provider: Texas State Historical Association

  • Health Reference Center Academic imageimage

    Description: Integrates millions of articles from a wide range of full-text nursing and allied health journals, magazines, newsletters and select consumer health information sources with full-text reference works and hundreds of health-related multimedia demonstrating medical procedures and live surgeries.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • Health Source Consumer Edition imageimageimage

    Description: This resource provides access to nearly 80 full text, consumer health magazines, including American Fitness, Better Nutrition, Fit Pregnancy, Harvard Health Letter, Men’s Health, Muscle & Fitness, Prevention, Vegetarian Times, and many others. It also includes searchable full text for more than 1,000 health-related pamphlets and more than 130 health reference books.

    Additionally, this database contains more than 4,500 Clinical Reference Systems reports (in English and Spanish); Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names; and Merriam-Webster’s Medical Desk Dictionary.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Health Source Nursing/Academic Edition imageimageimage

    Description: Provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also featured are abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong.

    Additionally, this database contains Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • HeritageQuest Online imageimage

    Description: Comprehensive treasury of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. It delivers an essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s—that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place’s past.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Hispanic American Newspapers (1808-1980)imageimage

    Description: Single largest compilation of Spanish-language newspapers printed in the U.S. during the 19th and 20th centuries, chronicling the daily life, cultural heritage and world views of Hispanic communities in the U.S..

    Reflecting a long tradition of Spanish-language press in the western hemisphere, these newspapers have played a vital role in the lives of immigrants, exiles and native Hispanic peoples alike. Often illustrated with photographic documentation, they reveal the rich history of a people who have long resided in and contributed to the American public sphere.

    For more than two centuries, they have united Spanish speakers and preserved their cultural heritage through news, editorials and literature as well as by providing leadership, solidifying communities and spearheading social movements. They have covered every major theme in American history and culture and reported on events in Spanish-speaking countries not always available in traditional U.S. newspapers.

    Provider: Readex (NewsBank)

  • Historical Abstracts imageimage

    Description: Covers the history of the world (excluding the United States and Canada) from 1450 to the present, including world history, military history, women’s history, history of education, and more

    This database provides indexing of more than 2,300 academic historical journals in over 40 languages back to 1955.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Historical Los Angeles Times (1881-1990) image

    Description: Delivers unique coverage of the development of Southern California and the American West. Follow reporter Charles Lummis as he walks from Cincinnati to Los Angeles, recording his travels and providing a unique glimpse into Native American life. Read the Annual Trade Number Edition (published 1886-1962), which promoted Southern California to prospective immigrants from the East and Midwest. Review the “Noticias en Espanol” news summary column (published 1922-1933), which served the Times’ Spanish-speaking audience.

    This digital archive offers full page and article images with searchable full text from the first issue published in 1881 to 1989.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Historical The Christian Science Monitor (1908-2000) image

    Description: With the exception of publishing one religious article each day at the request of its pioneering founder, Mrs. Mary Baker Eddy, this newspaper provides secular, balanced coverage of international news and events, as a public service. For more than 100 years, its staff writers and correspondents around the world have reported on wars, scientific discoveries, human rights abuses, political campaigns, the arts, the environment, and people trying to make a positive difference.

    This digital archive offers full page and article images with searchable full text from the first issue published in 1908 to 1999.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Historical The New York Times (1851-2010) image

    Description: Witness the arrival of immigrants to America’s shores and follow the establishment of neighborhoods and businesses. Experience the rise and fall of financial markets, mark the introduction of the mass-produced automobile, television, space travel, and medical innovations.
    Gain insight into the causes and effects of the Civil War in the 1800s, the “war to end all wars” in the 1900s, and the war on terrorism in the 21st century.

    This digital archive offers full page and article images with searchable full text from the first issue published in 1851 to 2009. Fully integrated into this electronic database is The New York Times Index (1851-1993).  The Index retains the vocabulary and flavor of the time each article was indexed, enables researchers to narrow a topic based on search results using subject terms, and enhances research capabilities by providing five additional new search categories.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Historical The Wall Street Journal (1889-1996) image

    Description: First published in 1889 by Dow Jones & Company as a markets-focused newspaper for the country’s then-fewer than 200,000 shareholders, its coverage expanded to include all aspects of global business, economics, consumer affairs, and trends and issues.

    The digital version of this newspaper provides access to more than 100 years of reporting, analysis, editorials, and controversial opinions. With this resource, users can study the development of industries and companies across decades, monitor the implementation and effects of fiscal policies on the global economy, study opposing viewpoints at critical times in the world’s history, and more.

    This digital archive offers full page and article images with searchable full text from the first issue published in 1889 to 1995.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Historical The Washington Post (1877-1997) image

    Description: Known for its comprehensive political reporting, first-rate photo essays, Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial writing, and unmatched investigative reporting, the Post was the first newspaper in Washington to publish seven days a week.

    Early contributors included Joseph Pulitzer and a relatively unknown, un-bylined Theodore Roosevelt, who contributed stories about the West. Beginning in the 1940s, the newspaper featured editorial cartoonist Herbert L. Block (“Herblock”), who used his drawings to express indignation with political leaders and to “raise hell.” He coined the term “McCarthyism” in the 1950s and was unrelenting in his graphic characterization of Richard Nixon.

    This newspaper is perhaps most famous for a series of stories that began with a break-in at the Watergate office complex in 1972. When it was all over, reporters Woodward and Bernstein were household names, and President Nixon had resigned in disgrace.

    This digital archive offers full page and article images with searchable full text from the first issue published in 1877 to 1996.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Hobbies & Crafts Reference Centerimageimageimage

    Description: Offers “how-to” instructions for virtually every hobby enthusiast with full text for more than 1,500 leading hobby books and craft magazines that cover Arts & Crafts, Collecting, Home & Garden, Indoor Recreation, Kids’ Crafts, Model Building, Needlecrafts & Textiles, and more.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Home Improvement Reference Centerimageimageimage

    Description: Provides users with user-friendly “how-to” information covering a range of home improvement and repair projects and features full-text content from leading magazines, images not found anywhere else online, and videos of popular home repair projects.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Homeland Security Digital Library  image

    Description: Collection of documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. It contains over 117,300 items from a wide variety of sources including federal, state and local governments; international governments and institutions; nonprofit organizations and private entities.

    Service Provider: Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security, in cooperation with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s National Preparedness Directorate, FEMA.

  • Humanities Full Text™ imageimageimage

    Description: The database provides coverage of feature articles, interviews, bibliographies, obituaries, and original works of fiction, drama, poetry and book reviews, as well as reviews of ballets, dance programs, motion pictures, musicals, radio and television programs, plays, operas, and more.

    Topics covered include classical studies, literary & social criticism, philosophy, religion & theology, literature, art, dance, film, folklore, music, performing arts, area studies, communications, gender studies, history, journalism, linguistics, archaeology, and much more.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Humanities International Complete imageimageimage

    Description:Provides full text of hundreds of journals, books and other published sources from around the world.. This database includes all data from Humanities International Index (more than 2,100 journals and 2.9 million records) plus unique full text content, much of which is not found in other databases. The database includes full text for more than 1,200 journals covering worldwide content pertaining to literary, scholarly and creative thought.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • IEEE Xplore Digital Library image

    Description: Provides full-text access to high quality technical literature in electrical engineering, computer science, electronics, and related disciplines.

    Includes full-text access to IEEE journals, magazines, conference proceedings, and active standards, as well as periodicals and conferences from the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), conferences from VDE Verlag, and the Bell Labs Technical Journal.

    Service Provider: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)

  • IndieFlix

    IMPORTANT: User Registration Required - First-time access to this resource requires the creation of a personal account.

    If using an ASU network computer on campus, follow this link.
    Off-campus users can create a personal account following this link.

    Description: Streaming movie service that offers unlimited instant streaming access to award-winning shorts, feature films, and documentaries.

    View over forty-five hundred titles from more than fifty different countries, including the best from film festivals like Sundance, Cannes, Tribeca, and more.

    Service Provider: RBdigital

  • Information Science and Tech. Abstractsimageimage

    Description: This database indexes journal articles from more than 450 publications plus books, research reports, and conference proceedings and patents, with ongoing comprehensive coverage of the most important periodicals in the field of library science. Coverage dates back to the mid 1960s.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • InfoTrac Newsstand image

    Description: Provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. including The Austin American-Statesman (1996-current ), The Christian Science Monitor (1996-current), The Financial Times (1994-current), The Guardian (1990-current), The Houston Chronicle (1/1/1996 - 4/25/2012), and The New York Times (1985-current).

    Service Provider: Gale

  • ipl2: Information You Can Trust image

    Description: Public service organization and learning/teaching environment born from the merger of the Internet Public Library (IPL) and the Librarians’ Internet Index (LII).

    The ipl2 digital collections include Resources by Subject, Newspapers and Magazines, Special Collections created by the ipl2, and special collections for Kids and Teens. ipl2’s goal for selection is to maintain a balanced and broadly representative collection of websites for information, reference and research.

    Service Provider: Hosted by Drexel University’s College of Information Science & Technology

  • Issues and Controversies image

    Description: Online source of information on more than 800 of the most prominent and hotly debated issues of the day in business, politics, government, education, and popular culture. Updated weekly, with links to a 12-year back-file, this database offers in-depth articles made to inspire thought-provoking debates.

    Service Provider: Facts on File

  • Job & Career Accelerator™ imageimage

    Description: A powerful career and job search tool to help job seekers face the daunting task of searching for a new job or advancing a career. From creating powerful resumes and finding job and internship opportunities to assessing career alternatives and mastering interviewing skills, job seekers have everything they need in one easy-to-use web application.

    Because this resource provides highly-personalized content, all first-time users are required to create a personal account. Personal accounts created for Job & Career Accelerator™ will work for LearningExpress Library as well.

    Service Provider: LearningExpress

  • JSTOR imageimage

    Description: Searchable online collection of non-current issues (‘backfile’) of selected core scholarly (peer-reviewed) journals in a broad range of disciplines.

    The time lag between the most current issues of a journal title and the content available in JSTOR is called “moving wall.” It varies from publisher to publisher. The majority of journals in JSTOR have moving walls of between 3 and 5 years, but publishers may elect walls anywhere from zero to 10 years.

    Subjects covered include:

    • Area Studies (African, Asian, Latin American, Middle East, and Slavic Studies)
    • Arts (architecture & architectural history, art & art history, music, performing arts)
    • Business and Economics (business, development studies, economics, finance, management & organizational behavior, marketing & advertising)
    • History
    • Humanities (classical studies, feminist & women’s studies, film studies, folklore, language & literature, philosophy, religion)
    • Law
    • Medicine and Allied Health (health policy, health sciences, public health, social work)
    • Science and Mathematics (aquatic sciences, biological sciences, botany & plant sciences, ecology, geology, mathematics, statistics, zoology)
    • Social Sciences (archaeology, education, psychology, public policy & administration, sociology)

    Service Provider: JSTOR

  • Kids Search imageimage

    Description: A search interface designed specifically for primary & lower secondary school students. Combines a state-of-the-art search engine (powered by EBSCOhost®) with a child-friendly, graphically-rich design that is both powerful and fun to use.

    Important features and functionality include the ability to search by topic, subtopic, or keywords; simultaneous searching across all subscribed databases; the ability to sort results by relevance, as well as by date; the option of filtering search results by source type; and the ability to add search results, images, or persistent links to searches to the Folder.

    The “Teacher Resources” area allows educators to search Academic Search Complete, ERIC, and the Professional Development Collection. This section also has links to curriculum standards by state or province in the United States and Canada.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • KnowItAll AnyWare™ image

    Description: Powerful browser-based interface designed to search up to 1.4 million spectra* (IR, NMR, MS, Raman, UV-Vis) plus related chemical structures and properties.

    Service Provider: Bio-Rad Laboratories, Inc.

  • LearningExpress Library™ imageimage

    ATTENTION: The current version of LEL was updated to a new version on June 30th, 2014.  Because it has an entirely new platform, all accounts were deleted and no information was saved. If you created an account with the previous version, you will need to create a new account to access the library.  If you have any questions about this upgrade, please contact the Research Assistance Desk at (325) 486-6534 or reference@angelo.edu

    Description: Interactive online learning platform that provides patrons with a wide selection of career-oriented and academic resources.

    Because this resource provides highly-personalized content, all first-time users are required to create a personal account. Personal accounts created for LearningExpress Library will work for Job & Career Accelerator™ as well.

    Service Provider: LearningExpress

  • Legal Collection imageimageimage

    Description: Collection of respected, scholarly peer-reviewed publications including law journals, documents, and case studies, offering full text for more than 300 of the world’s best law journals. This database is an authoritative source for information on current issues, studies, thoughts and trends of the legal world.

    Information coverage centers on the discipline of law and legal topics such as criminal justice, international law, federal law, organized crime, medical, labor & human resource law, ethics, the environment and much more.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • LexisNexis® Academic image

    Description: Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal, medical, and reference information from nearly 5,000 sources, most of them available in full text. The service covers newspapers, magazines, wire services, federal and state court opinions, federal and state statutes, federal regulations, and SEC filings. News information is updated daily and wire services several times daily.

    Research areas cover top news, general news topics, and news transcripts; foreign language news sources; company, industry, and market news; legal news; company financial information; general medical and health topics and medical abstracts; accounting, auditing, and tax information; law reviews; federal case law; U.S. Code; and state legal research.

    Service Provider: LexisNexis™

  • Library, Info. Science & Tech. Abstracts imageimage

    Description: Indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage dates back to the mid-1960s.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Literary Reference Centerimageimageimage

    Description: Comprehensive database that provides users with a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

    Content includes:

    • More than 35,000 plot summaries, synopses and work overviews
    • Nearly 100,000 articles/essays of literary criticism
    • More than 253,000 author biographies
    • More than 450 literary journals
    • More than 693,000 book reviews
    • Nearly 78,000 classic and contemporary poems
    • More than 19,600 classic and contemporary short stories
    • More than 6,500 author interviews

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Literature Criticism Online imageimageimage

    Description: This resource brings together 9 acclaimed multidisciplinary series representing a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras and genres. Multiple search and browse options are combined with a format that matches the look and feel of the print originals.

    Series covered include:

    • Children’s Literature Review - 750+ entries, 50,000+ reviews and essays on children’s and young adult literature, including picture books, folklore and graphic novels.
    • Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism - 500+ extensive entries, 5,000+ reviews and essays, covers antiquity through 1399.
    • Drama Criticism - in-depth coverage of 150+ dramatists and works, nearly 3,000 reviews and essays.
    • Literature Criticism from 1400-1800 - nearly 900 extensive entries, 10,000+ critical reviews and essays on authors who died 1400-1800.
    • Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism - 1,000+ extensive entries, 17,000+ reviews and essays on authors who died 1800-1899.
    • Poetry Criticism - 500+ poets from all time periods, 6,000+ reviews and essays.
    • Shakespearean Criticism - extensive coverage of plays and poetry, nearly 10,000 reviews and essays written from the 17th century to today.
    • Short Story Criticism - nearly 10,000 critical reviews and essays on authors from all time periods, and their works
    • Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism - more than 1,700 extensive entries, more than 20,000 critical reviews and essays on nearly 1,200 authors and their works.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • Literature Resource Center imageimage

    Description: 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, supplemented by the scholarly materials of the Scribner Writers Series and Twayne’s World, U.S., and English Authors Series.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • Making of America image

    Description: Digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology. The collection currently contains approximately 10,000 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints.

    Service Provider: University of Michigan

  • Market Research Library image

    Description: Contains more than 100,000 industry and country-specific market reports, authored by U.S. specialists working in overseas posts. The Library includes:

    • Country Commercial Guides
    • Industry Overviews*
    • Market Updates*
    • Multilateral Development Bank Reports*
    • Best Markets*
    • Industry/Regional Reports*

    [* These market research reports are available only to U.S. companies and students/researchers registered with Export.gov. Go to Export.gov to register and get access.]

    Service Provider: U.S. Commercial Service

  • MAS Ultra ­ School Edition imageimageimage

    Description: Comprehensive database, designed specifically for high school libraries. It contains full text for nearly 500 popular high school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles).

    Full text is also available for 85,670 biographies and over 107,000 primary source documents. Additionally, this database contains more than 360 reference books, an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • MasterFILE Premier imageimageimage

    Description: Contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags. Backfiles for key publications go as far back as 1975.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • MathSciNet  image

    Description: Comprehensive database covering the world’s mathematical literature since 1940. MathSciNet provides Web access to the bibliographic data and reviews of mathematical research literature contained in the Mathematical Reviews Database.

    Service Provider: American Mathematical Society

  • MedicLatina imageimageimage

    Description: Spanish language collection of medical research and investigative journals published by renowned Latin American medical publishers. This unique database provides access to full text for 130 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish.

    A wide range of topics are covered including neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, biomedicine, clinical research, pediatrics, human reproduction, clinical pathology, cancer research, and hematology.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • MEDLINE (via EBSCOhost) imageimageimage

    Description: Provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Created by the National Library of Medicine, this database uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 5,400 current biomedical journals.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • MEDLINE® (via Web of Knowledge)

    Description: Premier bibliographic database from the U.S. National Library of Medicine®, covering biomedicine and life sciences topics vital to biomedical practitioners, educators, and researchers, such as bioengineering, public health, clinical care, and plant and animal science. nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, marine biology, and preclinical sciences.

    Provides global coverage, indexing content from over 4,900 journals in 30 languages, plus a select number of relevant items from newspapers, magazines, and newsletters. Over 500,000 records are added annually. Retrospective coverage dates back to 1950.

    Service Provider: Thomson Reuters

  • Mergent Online image

    Description: Provides web-based access to detailed corporate financial histories (including capital changes) and operational histories. It also details property, subsidiaries, officers/directors, long-term debt, financial statements, capital stock, and financial statements and ratio analysis. Includes links to news headlines and annual reports

    Service Provider: Mergent

  • Middle Search Plus imageimageimage

    Description: Provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. This database also contains 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Military and Government Collection imageimageimage

    Description: Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites.

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

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • MLA Directory of Periodicals imageimage

    Description: Contains all information available on the journals and series on the bibliography’s Master List of Periodicals. Over 5,500 titles are included; of these, over 4,400 are currently indexed.

    he entries list editorial addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, frequency of publication, descriptions of the periodicals’ scopes, circulation figures, subscription prices and addresses, advertising information, and submission guidelines. The directory also provides statistics on how many articles and book reviews the periodicals publish each year, as well as how many are submitted.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • MLA International Bibliography imageimage

    Description: Produced by the Modern Language Association (MLA), the electronic version of the bibliography dates back to the 1920’s and contains over 2.3 million citations from more than 4,400 journals & series, and 1,000 book publishers. This database includes journal abbreviations and acronyms for almost 3,500 titles, with full journal names standardized and ISSNs attached.

    It also contains nearly 11,000 subject names and terms. Subjects consist of literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. Listings on rhetoric and composition and the history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature are also included.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Music Index imageimage

    Description: Comprehensive guide to music periodicals and literature featuring digitized content from 1970 to present. This database contains cover-to-cover indexing and abstracts of articles about music, musicians, and the music industry for more than 475 periodicals, as well as book reviews, obituaries, news, and selective coverage for more than 230 periodicals

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service image

    Description: Established in 1972, NCJRS is a federally funded resource offering justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide. NCJRS is sponsored by a partnership of Federal agencies from the U.S. Department of Justice and the Executive Office of the President.

    This resource inlcudes one of the largest criminal and juvenile justice libraries and databases in the world, the NCJRS Abstracts Database. The collection, with holdings from the early 1970s to the present, contains more than 210,000 publications, reports, articles, and audiovisual products from the United States and around the world. These resources include statistics, research findings, program descriptions, congressional hearing transcripts, and training materials. The abstracts include the title, author, sponsoring agency, purchasing address, and journal citation, as well as a 100- to 200-word summary of the document’s contents.

    Service Provider: U.S. Department of Justice

  • National Technical Information Serviceimage

    Description: NTIS serves as the largest central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today. Its mission supports the Department of Commerce mission to promote the nation’s economic growth by providing access to information that stimulates innovation and discovery. Use the “National Technical Research Library” to search for federally funded bibliographic science and technology research information collected by NTIS.
    ATTENTION: To access the full-text documents of federally funded research, users must register and accept the “Terms and Conditions of Use” of NTRL.

    Service Provider: U.S. Department of Commerce

  • NationMaster image

    Description: A statistical website that aims to facilitate comparison of publicly available data on all countries of the world. A wide range of demographic indicators are covered, including literacy rates, taxation levels, and murders per capita. These are also available in pie charts, scatterplots, and correlation graphs.

    Data is gathered from sources in the public domain, including national censuses, the United Nations Development Programme, the UNESCO Institute of Statistics, the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, the World Trade Organization, World Bank Development Indicators, the World Resources Institute, the World Health Organization, Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (UNCTAD) reports, and the Central Intelligence Agency World Factbook

    Service Provider: Rapid Intelligence

  • Natural & Alternative Treatments imageimage

    Description: Contains detailed information on almost 200 different conditions and the conventional and natural treatments used to treat them, over 300 herbs and supplements, plus drug-herb and drug-supplement interactions for more than 90 drug categories.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Nature.com Completeimage

    Description: Provides access to NPG publications and online databases and services, including news and comment from Nature, NatureJobs plus access to Nature Network and Nature Education’s Scitable.com.

    Service Provider: Nature Publishing Group

  • Newspaper Source imageimageimage

    Description: Provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 (U.S.) & international newspapers. The database also contains selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers. In addition, full text television & radio news transcripts are included.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • O*Net Online image

    Description: Application created for the general public to provide broad access to the O*NET database of occupational information. The O*NET database includes information on skills, abilities, knowledges, work activities, and interests associated with occupations. This information can be used to facilitate career exploration, vocational counseling, and a variety of human resources functions, such as developing job orders and position descriptions and aligning training with current workplace needs. Information is available for over 900 occupations. Each occupational title and code is based on the 2010 version of the Standard Occupational Classification system.

    O*NET OnLine offers a variety of search options and occupational data, while My Next Move is a streamlined application for students and job seekers. Both applications were developed for the U.S. Department of Labor by the National Center for O*NET Development.

    Service Provider: U.S. Department of Labor / Employment and Training Administration

  • OAIster image

    Description: Contains millions of records representing open access digital resources covering a variety of disciplines. These records have been harvested from archival collections built by more than 1,100 contributors worldwide. Records contain a digital object link allowing users access to the object in a single click.

    Service Provider: FirstSearch (OCLC)

  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information image

    Description: OSTI collects, preserves, and disseminates Department of Energy-sponsored R&D results that are the outcomes of R&D projects or other funded activities at DOE labs and facilities nationwide and grantees at universities and other institutions. The information is typically in the form of technical documents, conference papers, articles, multimedia, and software, collectively referred to as scientific and technical information (STI).

    Access to scientific and technical information is provided via web-based searchable databases, offering ever-expanding sources of R&D information to the research community and the science-attentive public. The databases offer search simplicity as well as advanced search capabilities such as customized alerts, results displayed in relevance rank, and downloadable search results for a broad array of scientific information related to DOE missions.

    Service Provider: U.S. Department of Energy

  • OregonPDF in Health and Performance image

    Description: This non-profit foundation located in Eugene, Oregon, cooperates with colleges and universities throughout the world to make available graduate dissertations and theses in areas related to health and performance.

    The intellectual focus of the collection is physical activity. Academic areas of interest include biochemistry, biomechanics, dance, exercise physiology, history or philosophy of physical education, kinesiology, motor control, obesity, recreation, sports marketing, sports medicine, sports pedagogy, sports psychology, and tests and measurements.

    Service Provider: OregonPDF in Health & Performance

  • Oxford English Dictionary image

    Description: Principal dictionary of record for the English language, an authoritative guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past.

    Service Provider: Oxford University Press

  • PapersFirst

    Description: Provides access to individual papers presented at conferences worldwide. A major research aid covering every congress, symposium, exposition, workshop, and meeting added to The British Library Document Supply Center’s (BLDSC) vast proceedings collection since October 1993.

    Service Provider: FirstSearch

  • Pennsylvania Gazette, 1728-1800 imageimage

    Description: Provides readers with a first-hand view of colonial America, the American Revolution and the New Republic, and offers important social, political and cultural perspectives of each of the periods.

    Thousands of articles, editorials, letters, news items and advertisements cover the Western Hemisphere, from the Canadian Maritime Provinces through the West Indies and North and South America, presenting a detailed glimpse of issues and lifestyles of the times.

    It also contains approximately 2900 articles from the publication the Pennsylvania Packet and a dozen or so articles from the Maryland Gazette, as well as the full-text of such important writings as the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, Letters from a Farmer, Thomas Payne’s Common Sense, The Federalist Papers and much more. (It is claimed that the publication later reemerged as The Saturday Evening Post.)

    Service Provider: Accessible Archives

  • Physical Education Index

    Description: Covers a wide variety of content, ranging from physical education curricula, to sports medicine, to dance. Other coverage includes sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, and sport sociology/psychology. Health education and physical therapy are also covered as they continue to become more prevalent in our society.

    Database records are indexed and classified from peer-reviewed journals, report literature, conference proceedings, trade magazines, patents, articles from the popular press, and many other publications.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Physical Review Online Archive image

    Description: Online archive for Physical Review Letters, Reviews of Modern Physics, and Physical Review A–E. It contains all APS journal articles published from 1893–2009. Each January, another year is added to the archive.

    Service Provider: American Physical Society

  • PILOTS

    Description: Bibliographic database covering the Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress. Produced by the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, it is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Its goal is to include citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health sequelae of traumatic events, without disciplinary, linguistic, or geographical limitations, and to offer both current and retrospective coverage.

    Service Provider: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

  • Play Indeximageimage

    Description: This database indexes over 30,000 plays written from Antiquity to the present, and published in English or translated into English from 1949 to the present, including mysteries, pageants, plays in verse, puppet performances, radio and television plays, and classic drama.

    Search for plays by title; author; subject (sisters, culture conflict, marriage); style (symbolism, experimental theater); genre (comedy, melodrama, musical); cast type.

    The database provides the full publication details needed to locate the play in its published manifestations. For plays published separately, the publisher, date, pagination, ISBN, and LC number are given. Plays in collections link to full bibliographic information.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost / H. W. Wilson

  • Press Displayimage

    Description: Provides instant online access to today’s newspapers from around the world in full-color, full-page format. The ever-expanding collection currently includes more than 2,000 U.S. and international titles—from 100 countries in 60 languages. Just like reading the familiar print edition, viewers can browse articles and other key content, such as pictures, advertisements, classifieds, and notices. The service also provides up to a 60-day backfile and the ability to perform keyword searches across all titles and the entire backfile.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • PressReaderimage

    ATTENTION: Access available only via ASU network computers or ASU Wi-Fi.

    Description: Access an endless stream of top news stories to read, discuss, and share. Get full issues of thousands of top newspapaers and magazines just as they appear in print.

    Set-up Instructions for Accessing PressReader via ASU Wi-Fi

    1. Connect your smartphone or tablet to authenticated Wi-Fi
    2. Download PressReader from app store or go to www.pressreader.com
    3. Launch PressReader, choose your title and enjoy reading.
  • Primary Search imageimageimage

    Description: Designed specifically for elementary school libraries and public library children’s rooms, this database contains full text for more than 70 popular, elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 100 magazines. Full text backfiles go as far back as 1990, while indexing and abstract backfiles go as far back as 1985.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences image

    Description: Publishes research reports (describing the results of original research of exceptional importance), commentaries (which call attention to papers of particular note and are written at the invitation of the Editorial Board), perspectives (presenting a viewpoint on an important area of research and are written at the invitation of the Editorial Board), and colloquium papers (reports of scientific colloquia held under Academy auspices) on a broad array of scientific topics.

    Service Provider: National Academy Of Sciences

  • ProceedingsFirst

    Description: Covers every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop and meeting received by The British Library Document Supply Centre. Each record contains a list of the papers presented at the referenced conference.

    Service Provider: FirstSearch (OCLC)

  • Professional Development Collection imageimageimage

    Description: Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. It also contains more than 200 educational reports. In addition to full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 700 journals. Full text information dates as far back as 1965.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Project MUSE imageimage

    Description: A trusted source of complete, full-text versions of scholarly journals from many of the world’s leading university presses and scholarly societies, with over 120 publishers currently participating.  This database provides access to digital humanities and social science content from 200 university presses and scholarly societies around the world.

    Service Provider: Johns Hopkins University

  • PsycARTICLES imageimageimage

    Description: Definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. It contains more than 163,000 articles from more than 80 journals published by the American Psychological Association (APA), its imprint the Educational Publishing Foundation (EPF), and from allied organizations including the Canadian Psychological Association and the Hogrefe Publishing Group. It includes all journal articles, book reviews, letters to the editor, and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1894 to present.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Coll. imageimageimage

    Description: Provides access to more than 560 full-text journals covering topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry & psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods, child & adolescent psychology and various areas of counseling.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • PsycINFO® imageimage

    Description: The American Psychological Association’s resource for abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations. It is the largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health, and contains over 3 million citations and summaries dating as far back as the 1600s.

    Included is information on the psychological aspects of related fields such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, technology, linguistics, anthropology, business, law and others. Journal coverage, which spans from the 1800s to the present, includes international material selected from around 2,500 periodicals in dozens of languages.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • PubChem image

    Description: Released in 2004, this reource provides information on the biological activities of small molecules. It includes substance information, compound structures, and BioActivity data in three primary databases:

    • PubChem Substance - contains chemical structures, synonyms, registration IDs, description, related urls, database cross-reference links to PubMed, protein 3D structures, and biological screening results. If the contents of a chemical sample are known, the description includes links to PubChem Compound.
    • PubChem Compound - contains validated chemical depiction information provided to describe substances in PubChem Substance. Structures stored within PubChem Compounds are pre-clustered and cross-referenced by identity and similarity groups. Additionally, calculated properties and descriptors are available for searching and filtering of chemical structures.
    • PubChem BioAssay - contains bioactivity screens of chemical substances described in PubChem Substance. It provides searchable descriptions of each bioassay, including descriptions of the conditions and readouts specific to that screening procedure.

    Results are displayed in three category pages: substance, compound, and BioAssay pages. They provide rich cross links to each PubChem database, other NCBI databases, and depositor’s databases. PubChem also provides a fast chemical structure similarity search tool.

    Service Provider: National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine

  • PubMed Central®  image

    Description: National Institutes of Health freely accessible digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.  It includes over 2 million articles deposited by participating publishers, and final, peer-reviewed author manuscripts by researchers who receive funding from NIH and other agencies.

    PubMed Central exists for two reasons, both of which arise from NLM’s Congressional mandate: 1) to permanently preserve digital journal literature in the life sciences, and 2) to improve access to biomedical information for health professionals, researchers and the public.

    Service Provider: National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine

  • R2 Digital Library image

    Description: Health science eBook platform featuring a comprehensive collection of medical, nursing and allied health eBooks presented through a clean and intuitive interface.

    The R2 Digital Library does not allow direct download of eBooks, but the web based application allows eBooks to be accessed at any time. Users are able to print or email sections of the R2 digital Library by using the Tools icon across the top navigation bar. They are also able to save searches, search results and sections to their ‘My R2’ profile.

    Service Provider: Rittenhouse

  • Regional Business News imageimageimage

    Description: This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications by incorporating more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Religion & Philosophy Collection imageimageimage

    Description: This database 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. It offers more than 300 full text journals, including more than 250 peer-reviewed titles.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • RIA Checkpoint image

    Access limited to a maximum of 35 concurrent users.

    Description: Internet-based version of tax information provided by the Research Institute of America (RIA). Checkpoint includes information from primary and secondary (editorial) sources on U. S. federal, state, and local taxes, estate planning, pensions and benefits, international taxation, and payroll taxation for U. S. companies and individuals. Primary contents include the full text of tax legislation dating back to 1996, current code and code histories back to 1990, regulations, and IRS administrative rulings.

    Service Provider: Thomson Reuter

  • SAGE Journals Online image

    Description: Delivery platform that provides online, and many times full-text, access to more than 560 peer-reviewed journals published by SAGE Publications and participating societies on a variety of disciplines including Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.

    Service Provider: SAGE Publications

  • Salud en Español imageimageimage

    Description: Provee reportes completos basados en evidencias y fichas de datos relacionados a todos los aspectos de la salud y el bienestar. Reportes específicos por tema que cubren todos los aspectos de la salud, dan información general importante en relación a enfermedades, afecciones y procedimientos de diversos tratamientos.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Science Accelerator image

    Description: Gateway to DOE’s important scientific and technical resources. These resources provide the results of research and development (R&D) projects and programs, descriptions of R&D projects underway or recently completed, and major R&D accomplishments. Below is a list of all the resources searchable via this gateway:

    • DOE Data Explorer - locate collections of scientific research data and multimedia generated in the course of DOE-funded research.
    • DOE Green Energy - access results from DOE green energy research and development
    • DOE R&D Accomplishments - discover outcomes of past DOE R&D which have had significant economic impact, improved people’s lives, or been widely recognized as a remarkable advance in science.
    • DOE Tech Transfer Information - allows searching of technology transfer information across the Department of Energy Laboratories.
    • DOepatents - search and retrieve patent information from a collection of patent records.
    • SciTech Connect - a new portal to free, publicly available DOE research and development (R&D) results.
    • ESTSC - search and acquire scientific and technical software representing the latest in federally funded technology.
    • E-print Network - gateway to over 35,300 websites and databases worldwide, containing over 5.5 million e-prints in basic and applied sciences, primarily in physics but also including subject areas such as chemistry, biology and life sciences, materials science, nuclear sciences and engineering, energy research, computer and information technologies, and other disciplines of interest to DOE.
    • Science Conference proceedings - access science and technology conference papers and proceedings.
    • Science Journals Connector - enhanced access to scientific research results published in scientific journals, with special emphasis on journal resources supported and/or sponsored by DOE and its predecessors.
    • SOAJ - gateway to open access publications in the sciences. Using federated search technology, SOAJ allows the user to search multiple open access publications with a single query. Results are consolidated and returned in relevance-ranked order, and users are directed to the originating sources for access to the full-text documents.
    • ScienceCinema - explore multimedia videos about DOE and other science research.

    Service Provider: U.S. Department of Energy

  • Science & Technology Collection imageimageimage

    Description: Contains more than 830 leading full text journals covering relevant aspects of the scientific and technical community. In addition to the full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 1,740 publications. Topics covered include aeronautics, astrophysics, biology, chemistry, computer technology, geology, aviation, physics, archaeology, marine sciences and materials science.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • ScienceDirect® imageimage

    Description: Leading scientific database containing journal articles and book chapters from more than 2,500 peer-reviewed journals and more than 11,000 books. Some of the articles can be accessed in full text. Most of the resources included focus on the Sciences; the database is also rich in resources from the Health Sciences, Social Sciences and the Humanities.

    Service Provider: Elsevier

  • SciFinder® image

    Attention: First-time access requires the creation of a dedicated personal account. Follow instructions below:

    • If registering off-campus, you will need to enter your ASU username and password prior to accessing the registration form.
    • When creating your personal SciFinder account, use your ‘@angelo.edu’ email address.
    • Registration is completed upon your response to an email from SciFinder. If you don’t see a confirmation email in your “In” box, check your spam folder.

    Registration Form

    Description: The only research tool with access to the world’s most reliable and largest collection of chemistry and related information. Search for substances, reactions and references (from both journals and patents).

    Access the CAS Registry, the gold standard for substance information, including organic and inorganic molecules, DNA, RNA, proteins, polymers and Markush structures. Search for synthetic organic and organometallic reactions, natural product syntheses and biotransformation reactions. Instantly access the world’s most up-to-date and comprehensive source for chemistry, biomedical, patent coverage and related science information.

    Service Provider: Chemical Abstracts Service (CAS), a division of the American Chemical Society

  • Scribner Writers Online imageimage

    Description: Provides students, teachers, and other researchers access to more than 2,000 original, comprehensive, scholar-signed essays on the lives and works of more than 1,400 important authors from around the world and from all time periods. Each entry averages 15-20 pages in length and includes a concise essay and biographical information that places the author’s work in personal and historical context.

    Articles are written by noted literary scholars. In addition to the original collection — American Writers, British Writers, European Writers, and World and Genre Writers — users have access to an additional 15 volumes, including World Poets, British Writers Classics, American Writers Classics, Latino and Latina Writers, and more.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • Searchasaurus imageimage

    Description: For users in elementary or middle schools. Complete with erupting volcanoes, dinosaur guide and compass, Searchasaurus is an exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. It is an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages young researchers to enhance and develop basic search methodologies.

    Three EBSCO elementary and middle school databases (Primary Search, Middle Search Plus and Book Collection: Nonfiction), a dictionary (American Heritage Children’s Dictionary), and an encyclopedia (Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia) can be accessed via Searchasaurus,

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Short Story Indeximageimage

    Description: This product’s aim is to index all the important collections and anthologies of short stories that are published each year. All literary genres are covered. Approximately 200+ monographs are captured per year, with approximately 3,000-4,000 analytics (chapters/stories).

    Searchable by author, title, subject, keyword, date, literary technique and source, or by any combination of terms—making it easy to find only the relevant search results needed. Subject access—including theme, locale, narrative technique or device—helps narrow searching even further.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost / H. W. Wilson

  • Small Business Reference Centerimageimageimage

    Description: This database offers a wide variety of state-specific 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.

    Offers readers a collection of resources supported with demographic data and other local information. Completing the database are business videos that provide critical information for business owners including interviews, ‘lessons learned’ features, lectures and ‘how to’ videos to help foster success in all aspects of managing a business.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Small Engine Repair Reference Centerimageimageimage

    Description: This database contains the full set of small engine repair manuals from Clymer. These manuals contain thousands of accurate and concise step-by-step maintenance and repair instructions for hundreds of small engine machines and their supporting components. Routine maintenance, such as tune-ups and brake service, as well as more extensive repairs involving engine transmission disassembly are covered.

    Engine types include: motorcycles, ATVs, personal water crafts, snowmobiles, lawn mowers, tractors, snow blowers, generators, and more. Detailed and user-friendly content is provided in high-quality PDF files. Many documents contain photos and detailed illustrations to visually support step-by-step procedures.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Social Work Abstracts image

    Description: Produced by the National Association of Social Workers (NASW), this comprehensive collection offers extensive coverage of more than 850 social work and human services journals dating back to 1965. This database provides indexing and abstracts dealing with all aspects of the social work field, including theory and practice, areas of service and social issues and problems.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Social Work Reference Center imageimage

    Description: Covers a wide array of topics such as adolescent health, aging, end-of-life care, clinical social work, and diversity.

    This database is written by a respected editorial faculty that creates content using a strict evidence-based editorial policy focused on systematic identification, evaluation, and consolidation of the most current clinical research.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • SocINDEX with Full Text imageimage

    Description: Offers comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study. These include abortion, criminology and criminal justice, demography, ethnic and racial studies, gender studies, marriage and family, political sociology, religion, rural and urban sociology, social development, social psychology, social structure, social work, socio-cultural anthropology, sociological history, sociological research, sociological theory, substance abuse and other addictions, violence and many others.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Something About the Author Online image

    Description: Provides comprehensive online access to all volumes ever printed in Something About the Author, the main series, and Something About the Author: Autobiography Series. Multiple search and browse options are combined with an easy format that matches the look and feel of the print originals.

    More than 20,000 entries provide rich biographical and bibliographic detail about authors and illustrators of books for children and teens; also includes autobiographical essays. It covers both well-known writers and artists and less prominent individuals whose works are just being recognized.

    Individual entries typically cover personal life, career, writings, adaptations, and additional sources. Autobiographical essays discuss the author’s career, interests and motivation, among other topics.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • STAT!Ref Online imageimageimage

    Description: Healthcare e-resource enabling users to intuitively cross-search full-text, evidence-based and authoritative resources.

    By offering resources in over 50 disciplines, STAT!Ref ensures a wide variety of topics – offering substantial depth in categories such as nursing, dentistry, anatomy, patient safety, exam preparation, infectious diseases, internal medicine, microbiology, orthopedics, pharmacy and pharmacology, pediatrics, and more.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Statistical Abstract of the United Statesimage

    Description: 1400+ individually indexed tables (with attached spreadsheets), both searchable and browsable, providing a comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Teacher Reference Center imageimage

    Description: Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 periodicals. In addition, 96% of journals indexed in the database 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.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Test Reviews Online

    Description: Access test reviews online, exactly as they appear in the Mental Measurements Yearbook series. Find free information on over 3,500 commercially available tests, most of which have been critically reviewed by the Buros Center for Testing. Reviews may be purchased for $15 per test title.

    Service Provider: Buros Center for Testing

  • Texas Administrative Code and Texas Registerimage

    Description: The Texas Administrative Code (TAC) is a compilation of all state agency rules in Texas. There are 16 titles in the TAC. Each title represents a subject category and related agencies are assigned to the appropriate title.

    The Texas Register serves as the journal of state agency rulemaking for Texas. Information published in the Texas Register includes proposed, adopted, withdrawn and emergency rule actions, notices of state agency review of agency rules, governor’s appointments, attorney general opinions, and miscellaneous documents such as requests for proposals.

    Service Provider: Texas Secretary of State

  • Texas Digital Sanborn Maps, 1867-1970 imageimage

    Description: Provides digital access to large-scale maps of 426 cities in 213 counties in Texas.  The map scale is 1:600 or 50 feet to 1 inch. Overall, the maps were prepared from 1877 to 1951. Some larger cities have updated maps as recent as 1970.

    Created originally for the fire insurance industry for risk assessment purposes, Sanborn maps contain detailed information on such building features as size, shape, construction type (and sometimes date), use, and street address.  The maps also give street names, street and sidewalk widths, property boundaries, building use, and house and block numbers.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Texas Reference Center imageimageimage

    Description: Texas specific product comprised of periodicals, reference books, reports, and other content relevant to the state. It contains more than 75 full text periodicals, 150 full text reference books, several Texas newspapers, and much more covering history, ethnic and cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, home and gardening, sports, and leisure.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Texas Register image

    Description: This weekly publication serves as the journal of state agency rule-making for Texas. Information published includes proposed, adopted, withdrawn and emergency rule actions, notices of state agency review of agency rules, governor’s appointments, attorney general opinions, and miscellaneous documents such as requests for proposals. After adoption, these rule-making actions are codified into the Texas Administrative Code.

    Through a partnership with the Office of the Texas State Secretary, the University of North Texas Libraries provide free online access to all issues of the Texas Register from Volume 1, No. 1 (January 6, 1976). to the present.

    Service Provider: Office of the Texas State Secretary / University of North Texas Libraries

  • The American Westimageimageimage

    Description: Sourced from the Everett D. Graff Collection at the Newberry Library in Chicago, The American West allows browsers to explore tales of frontier life, Pioneers, Wild West shows, the Gold Rush, vigilantes and outlaws.

    Document types include: manuscripts, trade cards, wanted posters, photographs, claim certificates, news sheets, rare printed works, brand books, broadsides, correspondence, diaries, directories, journals, pamphlets, periodicals, and artworks.

    Service Provider: AdamMatthew

  • ThomasNet.com image

    Description: An industrial search engine that provides industrial buyers one source for finding the exact product, service, or supplier they need, as well as direct access to the detailed information they need to make a purchasing or specifying decision, including line-item product details, CAD drawings, and more.

    Service Provider: Thomson Publishing Co.

  • TOPICsearch imageimageimage

    Description: Current events database that allows researchers to explore social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today’s classrooms, including controversial opinions and viewpoints.

    This database contains full text for over 150,691 articles from 475 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Twayne’s Authors Online image

    Description: Twayne’s is devoted to literary critical interpretation and discussion. It offers in-depth critical introductions to the lives and works of major writers of the world, including close analysis of key works. It provides insightful and original commentary on the history and influence of literary movements.

    Service Provider: Gale

  • Twentieth-Century American Poetry image

    Description: This unparalleled collection includes 50,000 poems drawn from 750 volumes by over 300 poets, including Adrienne Rich, Andrei Codrescu, Ezra Pound, William Carlos Williams, Denise Levertov, Wallace Stevens, Langston Hughes, Lucille Clifton, and Cathy Song.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Twentieth-Century English Poetry image

    Description: A collection of more than 600 volumes of poetry by 283 poets from 1900 to the present day, including W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Thomas Hardy, Wilfred Owen, Thom Gunn, Fleur Adcock, Paul Muldoon, Tony Harrison, Benjamin Zephaniah and Carol Ann Duffy, and incorporating the poets in The Faber Poetry Library.

    Service Provider: ProQuest

  • Ulrichsweb.com

    Description: Source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more.

    Ulrich’s records provide data points such as ISSN, publisher, language, subject, abstracting & indexing coverage, full-text database coverage, tables of contents, and reviews written by librarians.

    Service Provider: SerialsSolutions

  • Vocational and Career Collection imageimageimage

    Description: The collection provides full text coverage for nearly 340 trade and industry related periodicals, and indexing and abstracts for over 600 journals. Full text information dates as far back as 1985.

    Service Provider: EBSCOhost

  • Voice of the Shuttle image

    Description: “Woven” by Alan Liu, Professor of English at the University of California, Santa Barbara, VoS is one of the earliest humanities research portals. It began in 1994 as a 70+ Web-page directory of humanities research resources organized by field, historical period, author, etc. It was reimplemented in 2001 as a database-to-Web system allowing for dynamic views of the data and user contributions.

    Its mission has been to provide a structured and briefly annotated guide to online resources that at once respects the established humanities disciplines in their professional organization and points toward the transformation of those disciplines as they interact with the sciences and social sciences and with new digital media.

    VoS emphasizes both primary and secondary (or theoretical) resources, and defines its audience as people who have something to learn from a higher-education, professional approach to the humanities.

    Service Provider: University of California Santa Barbara

  • Westlaw Campus Research image

    Description: Online research service that provides college and university students with access to a comprehensive collection of news and business information and law-related resources.

    Service Provider: Thomson Reuter

    News and Business Sources
    • Newspapers. Includes current and archival newspapers like The New York Times, USA Today, Atlanta Journal and Constitution, Boston Globe, and hundreds more!
    • Magazines. Provides current and archival issues of sought-after sources like Newsweek, the Economist, Consumer Reports, Spectator, Publishers Weekly, and Business Week.
    • Trade Journals. Offers current and archival issues for virtually any discipline. Includes titles like U.S. Banker, Securities Industry News, Accountancy Age, Advertising Age, PR Week, Modern Physician, and many more.
    • Company Information. Provides SEC filings and Hoover’s company records, including profiles for thousands of private and public U.S.corporations.
    • International Publications. Includes popular international sources like European Report, Middle East Observer, and World News Connection.
    • Newswires. Get the most current news from more than 400 newswires, including the Associated Press, U.S. Newswire, and numerous international wires.
    • Newsletters. Access timely information across many specialties, including Alternative Medicine Alert, Agricultural Chemical News, White House press releases, Wireless News, and many others.
    • Broadcast Transcripts. Offers more than 900 television and radio transcripts that include national and local news content from ABC, CBS, CNN, Fox, MSNBC, NBC, PBS, and BBC radio.
    • Foreign Language Publications. Search non-English news sources available in Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Swedish.
    Law Content

    Analytical Sources

    • American Jurisprudence 2d (Am Jur 2d). An encyclopedia that provides summary and analysis of all fields of American state and federal law. It contains many citations to cases, statutes, and law review articles. It also includes analysis of the spirit and intent of the courts in construing the law, and Legislative intent in enacting and amending the law.
    • American Law Reports (ALR). ALR provides a continually updated series of articles (annotations) on legal topics discussed in key cases. The articles provide objective analysis of different sides of an issue, written in a narrative style.
    • More than 800 law reviews and journals. Law reviews are scholarly journals published by most accredited law schools. They contain thorough discussions of current issues and trends in the law, with comprehensive analysis by scholars and legal professionals.They are also an excellent source of citations to cases. Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal, American Journal of Legal History, and Stanford Law Review are just a few of the hundreds of highly respected publications available.

    Primary Law Sources

    • United States Code Annotated (USCA) - combines the official text of the United States Code with relevant cases, historical notes, indexes, cross-references, and other annotations.
    • All federal and state cases including U.S. Supreme Court cases - an exclusive system of reporting federal and state cases that’s editorially enhanced for complete research.
    • State statutes and regulations - includes statutes from all 50 states and D.C. and administrative codes from all 44 states.
    • Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) - the full body of federal administrative regulations.
    • Federal Register - includes 50,000 pages of current regulatory, administrative, and executive materials generated by key federal entities.
  • WestlawNext® Campus Research image

    Description: Provides college and university students with an easy-to-use online collection of select news and business information and law-related resources.

    Service Provider: Thomson Reuter

  • Wiley Online Library image

    Description: Provides full text access to journals, reference works, and books published by Wiley in the field of business, chemistry, computer science, earth and environmental science, education, engineering, law, life sciences, mathematics and statistics, medicine and healthcare, physics and astronomy, polymers and materials science, psychology, and social sciences.

    Service Provider: Wiley

  • World Factbook imageimageimage

    Description: Provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 267 world entities.

    This resource provides national-level information on countries, territories, and dependencies, but not subnational administrative units within a country. Also included are entries on parts of the world whose status has not yet been resolved (e.g., West Bank, Spratly Islands). Specific regions within a country or areas in dispute among countries are not covered.

    Service Provider: Central Intelligence Agency

  • WorldAlmanac image

    Description: Offers a fundamental reference source for students, library patrons, library reference staff, and scholars alike. Includes biographies, encyclopedia entries, facts, statistics.

    This database incorporates the full text of the following resources:

    • Funk & Wagnall’s New Encyclopedia
    • The World Almanac and Book of Facts
    • The World Almanac of the U.S.A.
    • The World Almanac of U.S. Politics
    • The World Almanac for Kids

    Service Provider: OCLC FirstSearch

  • WorldCat

    Description: Bibliographic database of all materials cataloged by OCLC member libraries including: books, manuscripts, websites and internet resources, maps, computer programs, musical scores, films and slides, newspapers, journals and magazines, sound recordings, articles, chapters, papers, and videotapes

    Service Provider: FirstSearch (OCLC)

  • Zoological Record®

    Description: Bibliographic database covering citations to the zoological literature in all aspects of animal biology, paleobiology, and zoology, focusing on the natural biology of animals (fossil, recent, whole animal, behavioral, environmental, and cellular studies). 

    It covers over 5,000 serials, plus many other sources of information including books, reports, and meetings. The database is updated quarterly, with more than 75,000 records added every year.

    Service Provider: Thomson Reuters