New Databases

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Films On Demand

Films On Demand provides over 21,000 high quality streaming video on a wide-variety of topics.

Subject covered include business & economics, health & medicine, humanities & social sciences, science & mathematics, as well as travel and fitness programming, home and how-to videos, and popular music performances. The videos include Oscar, Emmy and Peabody award winning documentaries plus interviews, instructional and vocational training videos, historical speeches and newsreels.

Features include: Captioning and cross-searchable interactive transcripts on all titles; iPad, PC, Mac, and Android friendly; Public performance rights; Citations in MLA, CMS, and APA formats; ability to embed persistent and authenticated video clips into course management systems such as Blackboard and Moodle; an Create and share personalized playlists using segments from multiple videos.

1900-present more info
Science in Context

Science in Context provides access to reference content, magazines, journals, news sources, experiments, videos, audiofiles, and more.

Subjects covered include chemistry, earth and environmental science, health and medicine, life science, physics and astronomy, technology, mathematics, science history, and biography.

2000-present more info
SIRS Knowledge Source

SIRS Knowledge Source is a portal to articles, primary sources, websites and graphics to support K-12 students with research, study and homework.

Knowledge Source consists of the following collections:

  • SIRS Issues Researcher—Covering the pros and cons, Leading Issues most studied and debated by students
  • SIRS Government Reporter—Historic and Government Documents, Directories and Almanacs
  • SIRS Renaissance—Current perspectives on the arts and humanities
  • SIRS WebSelect—Collection of editorially-selected reliable and credible educational websites covering all curriculum topics
1989-present more info
ProQuest Research Library

ProQuest Research Library provides access to a wide range of the core academic titles, including more than 6,000 titles, 75% of which are available in full text.

ProQuest Research Libraryis a multidisciplinary resource featuring a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other timely sources across 150 subject areas. Subject areas covered include: Arts, Business, Education, Health and medical, History, Law, Literature and languages, Multicultural, Psychology, Natural sciences, Social sciences, Engineering and technology, and Women’s studies.

1981-present more info
ProQuest Telecommunications

ProQuest Telecommunications provides coverage of nearly 300 titles, including scholarly journals, trade journals, and magazines, with 115 titles in full text.

Subjects covered include Telecommunications, Computer applications, Data communication, Data transmission systems, Electronic data processing, Information science, Information theory, Radio, Television, and Wireless communications.

1990-present more info