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19th Century UK Periodicals Digital Archive: New Readerships Collection Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | British Magazines | 1800s | Victorian Life and Culture

Abstracts in Social Gerontology Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Peer Reviewed Articles | Social Gerontology | Psychology of Aging | Elder Abuse | Society and the Elderly | Health & the Elderly | Nutrition & the Elderly

Academic Search Complete Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Peer Reviewed Articles | Broad Subject Coverage | Area Studies | Ethnic & Multicultural Studies | General Sciences | Social Sciences | Law | Politics & Government | Women`s Studies | Popular Culture

ACS Publications Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Publications by the American Chemical Society.

ADS Abstract Service
The Astrophysics Data System (ADS) | Citations with Some Fulltext | Astronomy and Astrophysics | Physics and Geophysics | ArXiv Preprints

African American Newspapers: The 19th Century Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | African-American Newspapers | 1800`s

AGRICOLA Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations to journal articles in agriculture, nutrition, and related fields of biology, botany, ecology, and natural science. (1970 to present)

Alexander Street Video Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Streaming Video | View Collections Available at EIU

America: History and Life Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Peer Reviewed Articles | Citations and some Fulltext Journal Articles | United States History | Pre-Colonial Era to Present | Canadian History

American Black Journal (Television Program) Includes some full-text articles
Streaming Video | Television Programs Presenting African American Perspectives | 1968-2002

American History in Video Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Streaming Video | United States History | Documentaries | Archival Footage | Newsreels | Public Affairs Footage

American Periodicals Series Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | American Magazines | 1740`s - Early 1900`s

Applied Science and Technology Fulltext Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Peer Reviewed Articles | Wide Variety of Applied Science & Technology Specialties | Computers | Green Technologies | Renewable Energy | Materials Sciences | Textiles | Manufacturing | Engineering

APS Journal Search Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
American Physical Society Journals | Some Fulltext Articles

ArchiveGrid Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Subset of WorldCat helpful for Identifying Collections Held in Archives | Historical Documents | Personal Papers | Family Histories

Art Abstracts Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations & Abstracts of Journal Articles | Book Reviews | Film Reviews | Emerging Artists | Reproductions of Works of Art | Non-Western Art | Television | Textiles

Article1st Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations for Journal Articles | General Topics

ARTSEARCH Requires Password
Careers in the Arts | Administration | Artistic | Production/Design | Career Development | Education

ARTstor Requires Library ID when used off-campus
One million images | Art | Architecture | Humanities | Social Sciences

arXiv.org
ArXiv is an e-print service in the fields of physics, mathematics, non-linear science, computer science, and quantitative biology. (Generally 1991-present)

Bartleby.com
Bartlett`s Quotations (1901) | Cambridge History of English and American Literature (1907-21) | Selected Great Works of English and American Literature

Biological & Agricultural Index Plus Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full text of 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. (Generally, 1983 to present)

Biomass Maps
These maps illustrate the biomass resources available in the United States by county. Biomass feedstock data are analyzed both statistically and graphically using a geographic information system (GIS). The following feedstock categories are evaluated: crop residues, forest residues, primary and secondary mill residues, urban wood waste, and methane emissions from manure management, landfills, and domestic wastewater treatment.

Biosis Previews Requires Library ID when used off-campus Multidata Search  Repeat Search
Citations to worldwide literature in biology, botany, ecology, life sciences, environmental and biomedical research. (1969 to present)

Black Thought and Culture Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Historical African American Leaders | Representative Letters | Speeches | Essays | Political Leaflets | Interviews | Periodical Articles | Trial Transcripts

British Periodicals Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | British History and Culture | 1680s to the 1930s

Brown University Modernist Journals Project Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Modernist Journals | New Age (1907–1922) | Dana (1904-1905) | Rhythm (1911-13) | Blast (1914-15) | The Owl (1915-1923)| The Blue Review (1913) | The Tyro (1921-1922) | Plus More!

Business Source Elite Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full text journal articles | Business | Management | Economics | Finance | Banking | Accounting | Company Profiles & Financials

Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities in Business Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
These directories help you select journals in the areas of Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, and Marketing that are most likely to publish your manuscript. Includes extensive information on the style and format of most Business journals.

CAMIO Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
OCLC`s Catalog of Art Museum Images Online | High Quality Digital Images

CAplusSM Core Journal Coverage List with Journal Title Abbreviations
The list is sorted alphabetically by the full journal title and also includes the journal abbreviation, CODEN, and publication frequency. This is not the full list of publications covered by CAS, and the list is subject to change.

Career Cruising Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Online career guidance | Find the Right Career | Explore Education and Training Options | Build Your Own Portfolio

CARLI Digital Collections Includes some full-text articles
Digital Images | Paintings | Sculpture | Architecture

Charleston Times-Courier Includes some full-text articles
Archive of the Charleston Times-Courier and the Mattoon Journal Gazette.

Chicago Tribune Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | 1985 to the present

Chicago Tribune (Historical) Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | 1849-1990

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Reviews of Children’s Books | Reading Levels | Readers Advisory

Chronicle of Higher Education Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Provides complete access to the Chronicle of Higher Education including all articles published since September 1989.

Chronicling America Includes some full-text articles
Selected Fulltext Newspaper Pages | California | District of Columbia | Florida | Kentucky | Minnesota | Nebraska | New York | Texas | Utah | Virginia | 1836 to 1922

CINAHL Plus with Full Text Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Peer Reviewed Articles | Nursing & Allied Health | Evidence Based Practice | CE Modules

Civil War: A Newspaper Perspective Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | New York Herald | Charleston Mercury | Richmond Enquirer | November 1, 1860 to April 15, 1865

Clase and Periodica Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Scholarly Articles | Spanish, Portuguese, French, and English Languages | 24 Latin American and Caribbean Countries

Cochrane Library Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Systematic Reviews | Evidence-Based Health Care

Columbia Granger's World of Poetry Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext poems | Biographies of Poets | Commentaries | History & Criticism | Subject Search | Glossary

Communication & Mass Media Complete Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Indexing for journals in all areas related to communication studies and mass media. CMMC offers full text for 350 titles and contains citation coverage for additional 660 sources.

Congress.gov
Replaces Thomas.gov | Track Legislation | Congressional Information

Consumer Health Complete Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles & Pamphlets | Streaming Video | General Consumer Health Topics

Contemporary Authors Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Biographical Information | Modern Novelists | Poets | Playwrights | Nonfiction Writers | Journalists | Scriptwriters

Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume I Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Streaming Video | Counseling | Social Work | Psychotherapy | Psychology | Psychiatric Counseling | Counseling and Diversity

Counseling and Therapy in Video: Volume II Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Streaming Video | Counseling | Social Work | Psychotherapy | Psychology | Psychiatric Counseling | Counseling and Diversity

Daily Eastern News Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | 1994-Present | Citations Indexed From 1914 to Present

Dance in Video Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Streaming Video | Ballet | Tap | Jazz | Contemporary | Experimental | Improvisational Dance | Pioneers of Modern Dance

Decades Resources
Lists multiple reference sources detailing American history by the decade.

Dictionary of Literary Biography Complete Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles


Dictionary of Old English: Old English Corpus Requires Library ID when used off-campus
The Corpus contains all surviving Old English materials, over 3000 different texts.

Digital Image Collections Includes some full-text articles
Various digital photograph resources either created by or licensed to Booth Library.

Dissertations and Theses (WorldCat) Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Over 8 million records representing all dissertations, theses and published material based on theses and dissertations cataloged in WorldCat.

Documenting the American South Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Digital Collections | Colonial Period Through the First Decades of the 20th Century | Primary Sources | Diaries | Letters

Drugs, Supplements and Herbal Information from MedlinePlus Includes some full-text articles
Prescriptions | Over-the-Counter Medicines | Herbs and Supplements

Dynamic Maps, Geographic Information System (GIS) Data and Analysis Tools
The Dynamic Maps, Geographic Information System (GIS) Data and Analysis Tools Web site provides maps, data and tools for renewable energy resources that determine which energy technologies are viable solutions in domestic and international regions.

Early Americas Digital Archive Includes some full-text articles
Early American Fiction & Nonfiction | 1492 to about 1820

Early English Books Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext | Virtually Every Work Printed in England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales and British North America | 1473-1700

eBooks on EBSCOhost Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Search and view more than 1500 e-book titles on a variety of topics, including business, computer science, education, general reference, nursing and health, political science, psychology, and other nonfiction subjects.

EBSCOhost Mobile Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
EBSCOhost Mobile is tailor-made for the smaller screens of mobile devices, and offers the most important EBSCOhost features and functionality, right in the palm of your hand! EBSCOhost Mobile is compatible with BlackBerry, Dell Axiom, iPhone, and Palm 750.

EconLit Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations and abstracts for articles from international journals, books, dissertations and working papers.

Electronic Text Center (University of Virginia Library)
Digital Images | Humanities Texts | Twelve Languages

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
A comprehensive source of relevant fundamental concepts in environmetric research, development and applications for statisticians, mathematicians, economists, environmentalists, ecologist, government officials and policy makers.

Encyclopedia of Global Human Migration Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
A complete exploration of the prominent themes, events, and theoretical underpinnings of the movements of human populations from prehistory to the present day, including thematic interpretations and theories of migration, significant contemporary scientific discoveries and scholarly interpretations that have reshaped the way historians and social scientists analyze and map the past.

Encyclopedia of Life Sciences Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
ELS integrates current theory, practice, and understanding of all basic and applied aspects of the life sciences, placing particular emphasis on cell and molecular biology. ELS contains Over 3,000 original articles contributed by 5,000 of the world’s leading scientists.

English Short-Title Catalog Requires Library ID when used off-campus
The English Short-Title Catalog (ESTC) is designed to include a bibliographic record, with holdings, of every surviving copy of books, pamphlets and other ephemeral materials produced in Great Britain or any of its dependencies, in any language, worldwide, from 1473-1800.

Environment Complete Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, biology, botany, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. 2.5 million+ records from more than 2,200 domestic and international titles going back to 1888 (including over 1,350 active core titles). The database contains full text for more than 920 journals, including many of the most used journals in the discipline. (1888 to present)

ERIC.gov Includes some full-text articles
Largest Education Database | Peer-Reviewed Articles | Submitted Documents and Reports | Pre-K-12 Education | Postsecondary Education | Continuing Education | Special Education | ELL | Counseling

ERIC/EBSCO Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Largest Education Database | Peer-Reviewed Articles | Submitted Documents and Reports | Pre-K-12 Education | Postsecondary Education | Continuing Education | Special Education | ELL | Counseling

ERIC/OVID Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles Research Help Multidata Search  Repeat Search
Largest Education Database | Peer-Reviewed Articles | Submitted Documents and Reports | Pre-K-12 Education | Postsecondary Education | Continuing Education | Special Education | ELL | Counseling

Ethnographic Video Online: Volume I Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Includes streaming video, written ethnographies, field notes, seminal texts, memoirs, contemporary studies | Human Behavior and Culture around the World | Politics | Economics | History | Psychology | Environmental Studies | Religion | Area Studies | Linguistics | Geography

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 Requires Library ID when used off-campus
A bibliographic index for libraries, scholars and individuals interested in early European works that relate to the Americas. The database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.

Facts on File Dictionary of Earth Science Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Provides informative definitions in accessible language. More than 3,700 cross-referenced entries, covering all aspects of Earth science.

FDsys Includes some full-text articles
Code of Federal Regulations | Compilation of Presidential Documents | Congressional Bills, Documents, Hearings, Reports | Congressional Record | Constitutional Analysis | Economic Indicators | Federal Register | Public and Private Laws | United States Code | United States Courts Opinions

FedStats Includes some full-text articles
U. S. Government Information | Access All Statistical Information | 100 Agencies | Topics A-Z

Filmakers Online Library Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Streaming Video | Race and Gender | Human Rights | Globalization and Global Studies | Multiculturalism | Criminal Justice | Social Justice | Environmental Issues | Bioethics | Political Science | Current Events | Psychology | Arts | Literature

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Online Encyclopedia | General Topics

Gale Literature Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Identify literary criticism for thousands of authors and their works. Cross-searchable with Dictionary of Literary Biography and Something About the Author, both great sources of information about the lives of authors and their works.

GeoRef Requires Library ID when used off-campus
GeoRef, produced by the American Geological Institute, is a comprehensive geosciences database containing over 2.8 million bibliographic records to the geoscience literature of the world. Over 3,500 journals are reviewed for indexing in the GeoRef database as well as books, maps, government reports, conference papers, and theses and dissertations.

Godey's Ladys Book Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Louis Antoine Godey`s magazine was intended to entertain, inform, and educate the women of America (1830-1885).

goENC.com Requires Library ID when used off-campus
For Math and Science Educators | Lesson Plans | Curriculum Resources | Articles | Book Reviews | Professional Development

Google Scholar with EIU Electronic Journals Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. Use the "Find it @ EIU " link to access Booth Library`s electronic journals.

GPO Monthly Catalog Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Find Federal Government Publications | Coverage from 1976-Present | Links to Online Publications and Federal Depository Libraries

GreenFile Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
GreenFILE 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 global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for approximately 295,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,600 records.

Grove Art Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
One of the most comprehensive online references for all aspects of the visual arts from prehistory to the present day. Oxford Art Online provides the access point for Grove Art Online. Please LOGOUT when you finish a session so another user may access the database.

Grove Music Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
The most comprehensive reference for all aspects of music. Over 29,000 articles on music, musical instruments and musicians from the past and present. Oxford Music Online provides the access point for Grove Music. Please LOGOUT when you finish a session so another user may access the database.

Harper's Weekly Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | 1857-1889

Health Source: Consumer Edition Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full text from nearly 190 magazines and journals on many health topics, including the medical sciences, food science and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, and general health. The database also includes the complete text of full text for nearly 1,190 health-related pamphlets.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full text from over 600 nursing and medical journals, indexing and abstracts for an additional 850 journals, emphasizing nursing and allied health. (1975 to present)

Historical Abstracts Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Peer Reviewed Articles | Citations and some Fulltext Journal Articles | World History | Excluding the United States and Canada

Historical Statistics of the United States Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles


Historical Statistics of the United States : Earliest Times to the Present : Millennial Edition Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Published in 2006, this resource provides access to statistical data on American social, behavioral, humanistic, and natural sciences - including economics, government, finance, sociology, demography, education, law, natural resources, climate, religion, international migration and trade.

Hospitality & Tourism Complete Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of hospitality and tourism, including culinary arts, leisure and business travel, and hotel management. Sources are both domestic and international in range and scope, with material collected from countries and regions such as Canada, Australia, Europe and Asia. (1965 to present)

Household Products Database Includes some full-text articles
Lists health effects from Material Safety Data Sheets (MSDS) provided by the manufacturers for over 4,000 consumer brands. Research products by name, category or chemical ingredient.

How Products are Made Includes some full-text articles
Explains and details the manufacturing process of a wide variety of products. The site provides step by step descriptions of teh assembly and manufacturing process. There is related information for each product including how the item works, who invented the product and possible future developments.

Humanities International Complete Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Peer-Reviewed Articles | Authors | Artists | Musicians | Literature & Theater Criticism | Fiction, Short Story, Poetry, Drama Criticism | Photography | Painting | Music | Theater | Graphic Arts | Film | Contemporary Arts | Society & Culture

Illinois General Assembly Includes some full-text articles
Current Information | Bill Status | Full Text of Current and Pending Legislation | Voting Records | Public Acts | Illinois Compiled Statutes | Illinois Constitution | Members & Committees | Transcripts for Senate & House | Legislative Reports and More

Illinois Sanborn Insurance Maps Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Insurance Maps of Illinois Towns and Cities from 1867 to 1970 | Placement of Homes and Businesses | Building Sizes and Addresses | Property Boundaries, etc.

In Motion: The African-American Migration Experience Includes some full-text articles
The Web site is organized around thirteen defining migrations that have formed and transformed African America and the nation. It presents more than 16,500 pages of texts, 8,300 illustrations, and more than 60 maps.

IngentaConnect Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Most current source of article citations in all subject areas from 25,000 publications (1988 to present). Previously known as CARL Uncover.

International Financial Statistics Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
International Financial Statistics: Data and Statistics | International Finance | Domestic Finance | Economics | International Payments | Inflation | Exchange Rates | Interest rates | Banking | Prices | Production

IPA Source Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) transcriptions and literal translations of opera arias and art song texts.

Issues and Controversies On File Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
This database combines analysis and explanations of opposing points of view for current and historical events. It includes chronologies, illustrations, maps, tables, sidebars, bibliographies and contact information.

ITER Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Comprehensive List | Scholarly Resources | Topics in European Culture, 400 to 1700

JSTOR Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Peer Reviewed Articles | Broad Range of Disciplines in the Humanities, Social Sciences & Field Sciences

Lakeview College of Nursing Databases
Students in the Lakeview College of Nursing-EIU Cooperative Nursing Program may use this link to access databases at the Danville Campus.

Lexis-Nexis Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext articles | Newspapers | Business, Political, Social, Entertainment Topics | Legal Research | Case Law | Law Reviews | Corporate Information

LGBT Studies in Video Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Covers LGBT political, cultural and social movements throughout the twentieth century and into the present day.

Library Literature and Information Science Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Book Reviews | Library Management | Library Automation | Cataloging | Censorship | Public Services | Preservation of Materials | History of the Book | Reference Services

Literature Criticism Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles


Lynda.com
Students, faculty, and staff have unlimited access to lynda.com, a library that teaches software tools and skills through high-quality instructional videos. lyndaCampus is provided by ATAC, ITS, and CATS. Anyone with an active EIU email address can create a new account: eiu.edu/lynda/account_creation.php

Making of America (Cornell University) Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | Primary Sources | American Social History | Roughly 1800-1925

Making of America (University of Michigan) Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Books | Primary Sources | Education | Religion | History | Sociology | Technology | Science | Roughly 1800-1925

MAS Ultra-School Edition Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
For High School Students | Full-Text Articles from 500 Popular Publications

MasterFILE Premier Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
This multidisciplinary database provides full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and 164,424 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 453,000 photos, maps & flags.

MathSciNet Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Abstracts, reviews, and citations for Mathematics books, articles, and conference proceedings.

MEDLINE Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations and abstracts of articles in 9,500+ journals covering all areas of medicine, including health, nutrition, psychology and nursing. (1966 to present)

MedlinePlus Includes some full-text articles
MedlinePlus is the National Institutes of Health`s Web site for patients and their families and friends. You can use MedlinePlus to learn about the latest treatments, look up information on a drug or supplement, find out the meanings of words, or view medical videos or illustrations. You can also get links to the latest medical research on your topic or find out about clinical trials on a disease or condition.

Mergent FIS Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full text | US company data | International company data | Annual reports

Middle English Dictionary Includes some full-text articles
Comprehensive Lexicon | 1100-1500

Military & Government Collection Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Current News | All Branches of the Military | Government Agencies

MLA International Bibliography Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Peer Reviewed Articles | Criticism for Authors & Their Works | Fiction | Short Stories | Drama | Poetry | Rhetoric & Composition | Literary Theory | History, Theory and Practice of Teaching Language and Literature | Includes Indexing for Book Chapters and Dissertations in the Discipline

Morningstar Investment Research Center Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Real-time access to data | Independent analysis | Stocks| Mutual funds | Exchange-traded funds | Closed-end funds
Please log out when you are finished.


Music Index Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus
The Music Index, produced by Harmonie Park Press, is the single most comprehensive annual subject-author guide to music literature. Published since 1949, The Music Index contains surveyed data from more than 725 international music periodicals from over 40 countries in 23 languages.

MyMediaMall Research Help
Check out and download audiobooks, ebooks, and videos using your library ID.

National Center for Education Statistics Includes some full-text articles
U. S. Government Information | Statistics | Condition of Education | Digest of Education Statistics | High School Dropout & Completion Rates | Indicators of School Crime | Projections of Education Statistics

National Center for Health Statistics Includes some full-text articles
U. S. Government Information | Statistics | Births | Deaths | Health | Disease | Exercise & Lifestyle

National Organization of Rare Disorders (NORD) Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Database of Research Reports and Article Citations for over 1,200 Rare Diseases | Information for Patients and Medical Professionals | Advocacy for Rare-Disease Community

NCLEX Exam Review Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Open the "Career Tools" box, choose "Medical/Nursing" and then choose NCLEX RN or NCLEC PN to access online practice tests.

New World Cinema: Major Independent Features and Shorts, 1990 to Present Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Streaming Video | 200 Award Winning Feature Films | 50 Award Winning Short Films | Leading Independent Distributors | Presented at Major Film Festivals

New York Times (1980-present) Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Lexis-Nexis provides the full text of articles from the New York Times.

New York Times (Historical) Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | 1851-2010

Newspaper Library, University of Illinois
Search for newspaper holdings at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, the "World`s Largest University Newspaper Library."

Newspaper Source Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | U. S and International Newspapers

Nineteenth-Century Serials Edition (NCSE) Includes some full-text articles
Monthly Repository (1806-1837) and Unitarian Chronicle (1832-1833) | Northern Star (1838-1852) | Leader (1850-1860) | English Woman’s Journal (1858-1864) | Tomahawk (1867-1870) | Publishers’ Circular (1880-1890)

NoveList K-8 Plus Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Subset of Novelist Plus | Readers Advisory Tool | Book Reviews | Learning Center offers Teaching Tools for Classroom Use

NoveList Plus Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Readers Advisory Tool | Book Reviews

NTIS Alert
The National Technical Information Service serves as the largest central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today.

OAIster Requires Library ID when used off-campus
A union catalog of more than 19 million digital resources from over 1,000 organizations developed by the University of Michigan and harvested using OAI-PMH (the Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting).

Occupational Outlook Handbook Includes some full-text articles
Profiles of hundreds of occupations that describe What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more.

Ornithological Worldwide Literature (OWL)
OWL is a compilation of citations and abstracts from the worldwide journals, conference proceedings, reports, and doctoral dissertations that pertain to the science of ornithology.(Generally 1953-present)

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full-Text Articles | Biographies | British History | Irish History | Earliest Times to Year 2000

Oxford English Dictionary Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
English Words | Meaning, History & Pronunciation | Quotations

Oxford Islamic Studies Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Key Concepts | Global Islamic History | Peoples | Practices | Politics | Culture

PapersFirst Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations for papers presented at worldwide meetings, conferences, expositions, workshops, congresses and symposia. Papers1st contains a separate record for each paper listed in a Proceedings1st record (October 1993 to the present). Updated monthly.

Pennsylvania Gazette, 1728-1800 Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Published in Philadelphia from 1728 through the early 1800`s | Benjamin Franklin`s Newspaper | Firsthand View of Colonial America

Philosopher's Index Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Peer-Reviewed Articles | Aesthetics | Axiology | Epistemology | Ethics | Logic | Metaphilosophy | Metaphysics | Philosophical Anthropology | Philosophy of Education, History, Language, Religion & Science | Political Philosophy | Social Philosophy

Physical Education Index Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations and Abstracts | Some Figures and Tables Provided | Physical Education Curricula | Sports Medicine | Dance | Sport Law | Kinesiology | Motor Learning | Recreation | Standardized Fitness Tests | Sports Equipment | Business and Marketing | Coaching and Training | Sport Sociology/Psychology | Use Find It@EIU to Get Full Articles

PLoS (Public Library of Science) Biology Includes some full-text articles
Peer reviewed articles on biological topics

Plunkett Research Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Business and industry data| Market research and trends| Company profiles

Primary Search Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
For Elementary School Students | Popular Topics | Lexile Scores attached to articles

ProceedingsFirst Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations for meetings relating to the papers described in Papers1st (October 1993 to the present). Updated monthly.

ProCon.org Includes some full-text articles
"Promoting critical thinking, education, and informed citizenship by presenting controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan primarily pro-con format."

Professional Development Collection Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Peer-Reviewed Articles | Highly Specialized Collection | Pre-K-12 Education | Postsecondary Education | Continuing Education | Special Education | ELL | Counseling

Project Gutenberg
Access to electronic texts of hundreds of literary works in the public domain. Also provides access to reference works such as dictionaries, almanacs, etc. Please note: this site provides the entire book as a single text file.

Project Muse Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Peer Reviewed Articles | Literature and Criticism | History | Visual and Performing Arts | Cultural Studies | Education | Political Science | Gender Studies | Social Sciences.

PsycArticles Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
PsycARTICLES, from the American Psychological Association (APA), is a definitive source of full-text, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. Contains more than 45,000 articles from 57 journals - 46 published by the American Psychological Association (APA) and 11 from allied organizations. 1985 to present.

PsycInfo Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Citations and abstracts of peer-reviewed articles, dissertations, and technical reports on all areas of psychology (1887 to present). Some fulltext journal articles available.

Public Agenda Online
Nonprofit Public Opinion Research Organization | Summaries of Current Social Issues | Education | Health Care | Economy | Environment

PubMed with EIU Electronic Journals Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Search MEDLINE though PubMed with access to full-text articles electronic journals provided by Booth Library. (1800 to present)

RAND Online Publications Includes some full-text articles
Nonprofit Think Tank | Summaries of Research | Arts | Child Policy | Civil Justice | Education | Energy and Environment | Health and Health Care | International Affairs | National Security | Population and Aging | Public Safety | Science and Technology | Substance Abuse | Terrorism and Homeland Security | Transportation and Infrastructure | Workforce and Workplace Issues

Readers' Guide Retrospective Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Index to Popular Magazines | 1890 to 1982 | Some Linked to Fulltext Articles

Reference Books on EBSCOHost Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles


Renewable Resource Data Center
The Renewable Resource Data Center (RReDC) provides access to an extensive collection of renewable energy resource data, maps, and tools. Biomass, geothermal, solar, and wind resource data for locations throughout the United States can be found through the RReDC.

Renewable Resources Databases
Because renewable resources vary considerably from one geographic location to another, optimal siting of renewable energy systems requires knowledge of the specific resource characteristics—availability, magnitude, and variability—at any given location. NREL provides high-quality renewable energy resource data for U.S. and international locations.

RIA Checkpoint (You must be in the library building to use this database) Includes some full-text articles
Tax and financial data

RILM Abstracts of Music Literature Requires Library ID when used off-campus
RILM Abstracts of Music Literature is an international bibliography of scholarly writings on music as well as music-related disciplines. Dating from 1967 through the present, this database offers indexing of sources published in over 140 languages.

Routledge Encyclopedia of Philosophy Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
First Stop for Philosophy Research | Key Concepts in Philosophy & Religion

Safari Tech Books Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Online Books | Computer Science | Information Technology | Programming | Software Guides and Manuals | Digital Media | Business

Sage Knowledge E-Reference Collection Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Selected SAGE eBook and eReference content, including scholarly monographs, reference works, handbooks, series, professional development titles, and more.

Salem History Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Online access to Salem Press reference sets: Decades (1920s-2000s); Great Events in History, Great Lives, Milestone Documents and Great Athletes.

Salem Literature Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Critical Survey of Long Fiction, 4th edition | Critical Survey of Graphic Novels | Magill`s Literary Annual | Selected Titles from the Critical Insights Series

Salem Science Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Access to selected Salem Press Science Reference sets: Encyclopedia of Environmental Issues & Encyclopedia of Glaobal Issues

SciFinder Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Search scientific citations from over 10,000 currently published journals and patents from over 61 patent authorities. Explore organic and inorganic substances by their chemical structure, molecular formula, or substance identifier. Draw chemical structures to discover detailed reaction conditions and structural formulas of reactants and products. SciFinder is a product of Chemical Abstracts Service, a division of the American Chemical Society. (early 1800s to present)
Access to this database requires user registration. Create an account.


Scitation Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
American Institute of Physics SPIN Database | Major Physical Science Publications

SIMBAD Astronomical Database
Provides basic data, cross-identifications and bibliography for astronomical objects outside the solar system.

Social Sciences Abstracts Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations and abstracts of journal articles in all areas of the social sciences (1983 to present).

Something About the Author Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles


SPORTDiscus Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Citations and Some Fulltext Articles | Recreation | Leisure Studies | Exercise Physiology | Sports Medicine | Coaching | Physical Fitness | Psychology of Sport | History of Sport | Sociology of Sport | Training Conditioning | Covers 1800 to Present

Springer eBooks: Architecture, Design and Arts Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full-text E-books and Chapters | Publication Dates from 2005-2014

Springer eBooks: Behavioral Science Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full-text E-books and Chapters | Publication Dates from 2005-2014

Springer eBooks: Biomedicine and Life Sciences Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Business and Economics Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Chemistry and Materials Science Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Computer Science Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Earth and Environmental Science Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full-text E-books and Chapters | Publication Dates from 2005-2014

Springer eBooks: Education Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Online Books | Great Topics | Special Education | Autism | Child Development | Professional Development | Science Education | Innovative Teaching Strategies

Springer eBooks: Energy Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full-text E-books and Chapters | Publication Dates from 2005-2014

Springer eBooks: Food Science & Nutrition Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Humanities, Social Sciences and Law Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Journalism Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Mathematics Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Medicine Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Physics and Astronomy Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Political Science Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Professional Computing, Applied Computing and Web Design Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Reference Works Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
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Springer eBooks: Social Sciences Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full-text E-books and Chapters | Publication Dates from 2005-2014

SpringerLink Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Full-text E-books and Chapters | Peer Reviewed Journals (Some Fulltext)Publication Dates from 2005-2014

Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Industry surveys | Stock Reports | Mutual fund/ETF reports | Bond reports| Corporation records

Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy Includes some full-text articles
Scholarly reference source for philosophy

Statistics of Income & Tax Statistics Includes some full-text articles
U. S. Government Information | Statistics | Tables, Articles & Data | U. S. Tax System

Teacher Reference Center Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Teacher and Administrator Professional Journals| Assessment | Best Practices | Continuing Education | Curriculum Development | Instructional Media | Literacy Standards | School Administration

TeachingBooks.net Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Video | Audio | Authors and Illustrator Links | Book Guides | Teaching Activities | Children’s & YA Literature

Testing & Education Reference Center Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Access on-line practice tests for the NCLEX, MCAT, LSAT, PRAXIS, GRE, GMAT and other tests. Use test prep eBooks to study.

Times (London) Digital Archive Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Fulltext Articles | 1785-1985

U. S. Bureau of Justice Statistics Includes some full-text articles
United States Government Information | Statistics | Criminal Justice | Crime | Capital Punishment | Prisons | Domestic Violence

U. S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
U. S. Government Information | Statistics | U. S. Economy at a Glance | Gross Domestic Product | Consumer Spending | Balance of Payments | GDP by State & Metropolitan Area | State & Local Area Personal Income

U. S. Census Bureau Includes some full-text articles
U. S. Government Information | Statistics | Population Clock | Health | Housing | Economic Indicators | Economic Census | Employment | Foreign & Domestic Trade

U. S. Dept. of Labor Includes some full-text articles
United States Government Information | Statistics | Employment | Occupations | Workforce | Wages | Disability Resources

U. S. Energy Information Administration Includes some full-text articles
U. S. Government Information | Statistics | Energy Consumption | Fossil Fuels | Natural Gas | Nuclear Power | Renewable Energy | Electricity

U.S. Dept. of Energy Biomass Program
The Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy`s Biomass Program works with industry, academia, and our national laboratory partners on a balanced portfolio of research in biomass feedstocks and conversion technologies. Through research, development, and demonstration efforts geared toward the development of integrated biorefineries, the Biomass Program is helping transform the nation`s renewable and abundant biomass resources into cost competitive, high performance biofuels, bioproducts, and biopower.

USA.gov Includes some full-text articles
U.S. Government`s Official Web Portal | Find Government Information by Topic and Agency | Programs | Services | Contact Information

Valley of the Shadow: Two Communities in the American Civil War Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
American Civil War | Letters | Diaries | Memoirs | Census Records | Church Records | Government Records | Battle Reports | Speeches | Photographs

Victorian Database Online
Comprehensive Bibliography | Books | Articles | Dissertations | 19th Century British Studies

Voyages: The Trans-Atlantic Slave Trade Database Includes some full-text articles
Records of 35,000 Slaving Voyages | 1514 to 1866

Wiley-Blackwell Encyclopedia of Social and Political Movements Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Historical and Modern Topics | Significant Social and Political Developments

Women and Social Movements, Scholar's Edition Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
History (1600 – 2000) of U.S. Women in Social Movements | Primary Documents | Online Journal | Online Biographical Dictionary of Notable American Women | Digital Archive (1961-2005) of Federal, State and Local Commissions on the Status of Women

Women Writers Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
English texts by women before 1830. Includes texts by Renaissance Women Writers.

Women's Studies Collection
The collection is housed at The Women's Resource Center (WRC) which is located in the basement of Stevenson Hall.

World Databank Includes some full-text articles
Data and Statistics | World Development | Economics | Education | Gender | Health and Nutrition | International Finance | Population | Poverty | Debt | International Migration

World History in Video Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
Streaming Video | Explore Human History | Global in Scope | War | Natural Disasters | Space Exploration | Globalization

World Newspapers
Fulltext Articles | Current Newspapers from Around the World

World Shakespeare Bibliography Online Requires Library ID when used off-campus
The World Shakespeare Bibliography Online both cumulates and significantly expands the annual bibliographies in Shakespeare Quarterly.

WorldCat Requires Library ID when used off-campus
Worldwide catalog of books, web resources, films, sound recordings, maps, and other materials. Updated daily.

Wright American Fiction 1851-1875 Requires Library ID when used off-campus Includes some full-text articles
The Wright American Fiction online collection attempts to include every novel published in the United States from 1851 to 1875. There are currently 2,887 texts included (1,763 unedited, 1,124 fully edited and encoded) by 1,456 authors. Produced by the Committee on Institutional Cooperation (CIC).

Zoological Record Requires Library ID when used off-campus Multidata Search  Repeat Search
A comprehensive index to zoological literature. Records cover every aspect of zoology, including biochemistry, behavior, ecology evolution, genetics, and so forth. The database professional journals, magazines, newsletters, monographs, books, reviews, and conference proceedings. (1978-present)