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A list of all our resources organized alphabetically, with a short description of each one. Please contact us if you ever have trouble logging on from off campus.

ABC-CLIO Ebook Collection

History and literature ebooks, including the series Daily Life, Critical Companions, Literature in Context, as well as American Slavery: A Composite Autobiography.

ABI/INFORM Collection

Business research from journals, trade publications, market research reports, dissertations, and working papers.

Academic OneFile (Gale)

Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines

Academic Video Online

Academic Video Online is the most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries. It delivers video titles spanning the widest range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more. Curated for the educational experience, the massive depth of content and breadth of content-types (such as documentaries, films, demonstrations, etc.) makes this database a useful resource for faculty and students alike.

Accounting, Tax & Banking Collection

Journal articles, reference reports, proceedings, and dissertations covering current news and topics as well as the trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues.

Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Database

Full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, and government publications.

African American Poetry

Find poems from 1750-1900 including Lucy Terry Prince, Phillis Wheatley, Jupiter Hammon, Paul Laurence Dunbar, and more.

Agricultural & Environmental Science Collection

Articles plus searchable charts, figures, graphs, maps, photographs and tables representing all major environment topics.

Agriculture (Gale OneFile)

Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

American Poetry

Find poems written from 1650-1920. Includes Anne Bradstreet, Emily Dickinson, Edgar Allan Poe, Phillis Wheatley, Walt Whitman and Herman Melville.

ArchiveGrid

Access to primary source information, including birth and death records, ship logs, and cemetery records.

Archives Unbound

Subject-specific primary source collections support multidisciplinary research and targeted needs.

Artemis Subcollection

Small subcollection of e-books across several disciplines

Arts & Humanities Database

This database features hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies.

Asian & European Business Collection

This database provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines. Find information on companies, economies, markets, international trade, and overall business conditions and practices throughout these regions.

Australia & New Zealand Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in Australia and New Zealand

Biological Science Database

Research on animal behavior, aquatic life and fisheries, biochemistry, ecology, plant science, toxicology, virology, microbiology, health and safety science, entomology, and more.

Biography and Genealogy Master Index

Biography and Genealogy Master Index (BGMI) provides more than 20 million biographical citations on more than 6 millions persons, living and deceased, from all fields of activity, covering more than 2,000 years of human history.

Book Review Index (Gale Literature)

Includes 5 million review citations, with links to 630,000+ full-text reviews.

Business (Gale OneFile)

Articles on accounting, marketing and management, and related fields.

Business Insights: Global

Case studies, articles and robust data sets coupled with references and analytic tools

Business Market Research Collection

This database contains company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research from three sources, including Hoover's Company Profiles, OxResearch from Oxford Analytica, and Snapshots

Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database

Articles spanning Canadian agriculture, business and economics, education, government and politics, health sciences, history, literature, medical sciences, social sciences, and more, including scholarly content.

Canadian Newsstream

Over 300 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features.

Career & Technical Education Database

Vocational information on technical topics, such as computing science, healthcare, building trades, auto mechanics, sales and retail, accounting, graphic design, and photography.

ChiltonLibrary.com

Authoritative automotive repair covers the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text

Database of nursing and allied health journals with additional materials that include nursing dissertations, conference proceedings, evidence-based care sheets, audiovisuals, and continuing education modules.

College (Gale In Context)

An engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information on a wide array of subjects.

Communications and Mass Media (Gale OneFile)

Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields.

Computer Science (Gale OneFile)

News and reviews on electronics, engineering, communications and more.

Computer Science Database

Scholarly journals, trade publications, and consumer titles covering topics such as artificial intelligence, automation, gaming, graphics, networking, security, database management, systems administration, information science and hardware.

Consumer Health Database

Magazines and journals covering consumer health topics, such as sports injuries, women's health, food and nutrition, midwifery, eye care and dentistry.

Consumer Reports

Popular collection of product reviews and recommendations for cars, appliances, electronics, personal finance, and health information.

Contemporary Women's Issues (Gale OneFile)

Features current full text and pertinent backfile coverage of topics relevant to women around the world.

Continental Europe Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many European countries.

CQ Researcher

Reports on issues shaping our world, with in-depth coverage of political and social issues, such as health, education, the environment, technology, and the U.S. economy.

Credo Reference

A premier virtual reference collection including encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, images, audio files, and videos in a wide expanse of subject areas.

Criminal Justice (Gale OneFile)

Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

Criminal Justice Database

Research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends.

Culinary Arts (Gale OneFile)

Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

Cypress Resume

Cypress Resume is the simplest, most effective tool for resume creation on the market today. Specifically designed for job seekers skittish about writing, Cypress Resume allows anyone to create a professional resume in a matter of minutes

Data-Axle Reference Solutions

Reference and research tool providing instant, real-time access to accurate, in-depth information on 24 million U.S. businesses and 235 million U.S. residents. Data-Axle makes it faster and easier to find new business opportunities, research executives and companies, find news articles, conduct job searches, research papers, locate addresses and phone numbers, conduct market research and much more. Formerly known as ReferenceUSA.

Digital Public Library of America

The Digital Public Library of America (DPLA) provides access to millions of photographs, manuscripts, books, sounds, moving images, and more from libraries, archives, and museums across the United States. Find primary sources to use in school projects, academic research, family history research, and more.

Digital Sanborn Maps (1867-1970) for North Carolina

Digital Sanborn Maps (1867-1970) for North Carolina delivers detailed property and land-use records that depict the grid of everyday life in 158 North Carolina towns and cities across a century of change.

DigitalNC

Explore the history and culture of North Carolina through original materials from cultural heritage repositories across the state.

Diversity Studies (Gale OneFile)

Articles that explore cultural differences, influences in society, and more

Earth, Atmospheric Aquatic Science Database

The Earth, Atmospheric Aquatic Science Database contains full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, and government publications.

East & South Asia Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many East Asian and South Asian countries.

East Europe, Central Europe Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in East European and Central European countries.

Ebook Central Academic and Public Library Complete

Scholarly titles supporting student and faculty research, and general nonfiction on topics such as school & studying, career development, arts & leisure, and practical life skills.

eBooks on EBSCOhost

Over 26,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.

Economics and Theory (Gale OneFile)

Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more.

Educator's Reference Complete (Gale OneFile)

Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

Education Database

Research on primary, secondary, and higher education, as well as special education, home schooling, adult education, and hundreds of related topics.

eLibrary

This easy-to-use curriculum and reference resource delivers one of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as additional subject-based material.

Engineering Database

This database provides discipline-specific coverage of engineering, spanning thousands of publications, many in full text.

English Poetry

Find poems written from 600 to 1900 including Thomas Percy, Walter Scott, Robert Dodsley, Francis Turner Palgrave, and more.

Entrepeneurial Mindset Training Course

This online, self-paced course will help you recognize opportunities that others overlook and determine whether starting a business is right for you.

Entrepreneurship (Gale OneFile)

Full-text insights, tips and strategies for students and entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurship Database

Information for entrepreneurs and researchers that includes business start-up plans, video clips, journals, business cases, and more.

Environmental Studies (Gale In Context)

Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in environmental studies.

Environmental Studies and Policy (Gale OneFile)

Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in environmental studies

Faber Poetry Library

Find poems written by modern poets such as Wendy Cope, T. S. Eliot, Thom Gunn, Seamus Heaney, Ted Hughes, Tom Paulin, Sylvia Plath and more.

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center

A comprehensive resource that enables users to explore industries and careers, plan their education, and research best practices for résumés, cover letters, interviewing, networking, and salaries/benefits. The database includes articles, career advice blogs, and streaming video.

Films on Demand Video Collection

Thousands of high quality videos on business & economics, health & medicine, humanities & social sciences, and science & mathematics, as well as travel and fitness programming, home and how-to videos, indie films, and popular music performances. Includes Oscar, Emmy and Peabody award winning documentaries, interviews, instructional and vocational training videos, historical speeches and newsreels. Also includes content formerly in the NC LIVE Video Collection.

Fine Arts (Gale OneFile)

Articles art history, music, drama, filmmaking, and related fields.

Gale Ebooks

Explore this database of encyclopedias and reference sources within the Gale eBooks platform. For multidisciplinary research.

Gale in Context: Biography

Discover the world's most influential people by searching narrative biographies, news, magazine, and multimedia content.

Gale Literary Sources

Combines Literature Resource Center with Gale Virtual Reference Library in one interface. Articles, critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, and biographies covering authors, their works, and literary movements.

Gale Literature Resource Center

Find up-to-date biographies, overviews, full-text criticisms, audio interviews, and reviews on writers from all eras.

Gardening and Horticulture (Gale OneFile)

Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more.

Gender Studies (Gale OneFile)

Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more.

General OneFile (Gale)

Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events.

Global Breaking Newswires

Global Breaking Newswires provides timely access to newswire content from around the globe as well as growing archive of news.

Global Issues (Gale In Context)

International academic perspectives on global issues

GreenFILE

GreenFILE is a free research database covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments and what can be done at each level to minimize negative impacts. It provides thousands of open access full-text records from scholarly, government and general interest sources

Health & Medical Collection

Clinical research plus consumer and health administration titles.

Health and Medicine (Gale OneFile)

Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

Healthcare Administration Database

Research supporting professional healthcare management and healthcare administration.

HeritageQuest

Treasury of American genealogical sources: unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. Includes historical census, PERSI, Revolutionary War records, and more

Historic North Carolina Digital Newspaper Collection

Newspapers.com North Carolina Collection. 3.5 million pages of digitized content from over 1,000 NC county newspapers.

History Study Center

A collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.

HomeGrown Ebooks Collection

Ebooks from a variety of North Carolina publishers. Includes popular and scholarly nonfiction, novels by well-known NC authors, and award-winning short fiction and poetry.

hoopla

Downloadable audio and ebooks on a variety of topics, including language learning, history, biography, classic literature, and more. Compatible with all popular e-readers that support apps. An app is available for download. Users will need to make a personal account to use this resource.

Hospitality and Tourism (Gale OneFile)

Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more.

Humanities, Social Issues and Religions

A collection of titles that provide additional perspectives on social issues and religions

India Database

ProQuest Indian Journals is a comprehensive, multidisciplinary resource providing full-text, scholarly journals, all published in India.

Information Science (Gale OneFile)

Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics.

Informe Academico (Gale OneFile)

Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

International Newsstream

International Newsstream provides information from more than 660 of the world's top newspapers, including The Times (London), The Bangkok Post, El Norte, Financial Times, The Guardian, Jerusalem Post, South China Morning Post, The Daily Telegraph, Asian Wall Street Journal, and the BBC Monitoring series of publications.

Just for Kids Streaming Collection

The Just for Kids Streaming Collection gives children—and their parents—a thoroughly kid-safe, advertisement-free media platform they can freely explore and enjoy

Latin America & Iberia Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many Latin American countries, Spain, and Portugal

LawHelpNC

Find information and links about your legal rights, the law, the courts, legal forms and more.

LearningExpress Library Complete and PrepSTEP Academic

Practice tests, interactive tutorials, and ebooks for students adult learners. Includes practices tests such as GED, GRE, SAT, TEAS, and supports those looking to improve core academic skills, pass a high school equivalency test, prepare for college, join the military, obtain occupational certification, find a job, change careers, become a U.S. citizen and much more.

LegalTrac (Gale OneFile)

Covers U.S. cases, laws, regulations and legal practice, plus international law.

Library Science Database

This database allows you to search the full-text of leading library and information science journals. This collection provides full-text coverage of 125+ core titles.

Linguistics Database

This database includes full-text journals and other sources in linguistics, covering all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics.

Literature Criticism (Gale Literature)

The largest, most extensive compilation of literary commentary.

LitFinder (Gale Literature)

Literary works, biographies, images and much more for the lit student

MasterFILE Premier

General reference magazines and publications covering a wide-range of subject areas including business, health, education, general science and multicultural issues. Includes peer reviewed publications.

MedlinePlus Español

MedlinePlus le brinda información sobre enfermedades, condiciones y bienestar en un lenguaje fácil de leer.

Merck Manual Professional Version

Explains disorders, their symptoms, how they're diagnosed, and how they can be prevented or treated. For doctors and medical students.

Middle East & Africa Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in many Middle Eastern and African countries.

Military Database

Articles from topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more.

Military and Intelligence (Gale OneFile)

Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

Morningstar Investment Research Center

Includes research and independent opinions on thousands of mutual funds, stocks, and hundreds of ETFs.

NC Health Info

Online guide to quality health and medical information and local health services throughout North Carolina.

NC Health Info Español

NC Health Info tiene por objetivo ayudarlo a tomar decisiones informadas sobre atención médica. Aquí encontrará información confiable y fácil de comprender sobre diversos temas, incluidas afecciones, dónde encontrar opciones de tratamientos sin costo o de bajo costo y directorios de proveedores y servicios en Carolina del Norte.

NCPedia

Information about the state, its history, people, government, and educational institutions.

New York Times

Full articles from the New York Times (1980-current).

News (Gale OneFile)

Regional, national, and world newspapers

North American Women's Letters and Diaries

Women's writings from the Colonial period to 1950. Includes writings by Abigail Adams, Louisa May Alcott, Susan B. Anthony, Clara Barton, Dorothea L. Dix, Julia Ward Howe, and more.

NoveList Plus

A readers’ advisory resource that uses appeal factors and expert reviews to offer read-alike and listen-alike recommendations for fiction, nonfiction, and audiobooks.

Nursing & Allied Health Database

Journals and dissertations covering nursing, allied health, and alternative and complementary medicine.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Profiles for hundreds of occupations including sections like What They Do, Work Environment, How to Become One, Pay, and more. Each profile also includes Bureau of Labor Statistics employment projections for the 2010–20 decade

Open Education North Carolina Collection

Open Education North Carolina Collection contains free, open textbooks that have been curated for the most frequently taught courses across North Carolina's 2 and 4-year colleges and universities. Faculty can adopt these open educational resources (OER) to save their students money and lower the overall cost of higher education.

Open Library

A downloadable eBook collection with books contributed from libraries across the country. Create a username and password to borrow up to five books at a time.

Opposing Viewpoints (Gale In Context)

Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

Our State Magazine Collection

Search or browse Our State magazine, North Carolina's premier travel, food, and culture publication celebrating the best of life in the state. Every issue from 1933 to 2017 is online in the North Carolina Digital Collections, and articles and advertisements are full text searchable.

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine (Gale OneFile)

Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more.

Political Science Database

Political science and international relations journals, dissertations and working papers on topics such as comparative politics, political economy, international development, and environmental policy.

Pop Culture Studies (Gale OneFile)

Articles on popular culture analysis and more.

ProQuest Central

General reference database for over 175 subjects from magazines, journals and newspapers, including peer-reviewed and scholarly works.

ProQuest Learning: Literature

Full-text works of poetry, prose and drama, and secondary sources such as author biographies, literary criticisms, essays, reviews and interviews. Designed with schools and public libraries in mind.

ProQuest Research Library

General reference database from business and political science to literature and psychology scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and daily news content, accessible to readers and researchers at every level.

Psychology Database

Clinical and social psychology articles on topics such as genetics, psychology of business and economics, communication, criminology, addiction, neurology, social welfare, and more.

Psychology (Gale OneFile)

Articles on personality, the human mind, memory, and more.

Public Health Database

This database allows you to search the core literature in the field of public health.

PubMed

Comprehensive resource containing citations (not full articles) to biomedical articles and life science journals.

Religion Database

Religious news and information, informative details on doctrines and philosophies, and scholarly reports on religious history and related archaeology.

Religion and Philosophy (Gale OneFile)

Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related field.

ProQuest Research Companion

An award-winning, cloud-based information literacy solution that enables educators and librarians to guide students through research projects efficiently.

Science Database

Applied and general science articles covering topics such as global warming, alternative energy sources, robotic engineering, genetically modified food, and more.

Science (Gale In Context)

Academic articles, videos, experiments, and more.

SIRS Discoverer

Designed specifically for elementary and middle school students, SIRS Discoverer offers articles, nonfiction books, images, activities, and websites curated for educational relevance, age appropriateness, and readability.

SIRS Issues Researcher

Research the pros and cons of current issues and enduring social issues through full-text articles, multimedia, primary sources, government documents and reference materials

Social Science Database

Research covering topics in sociology, social work, anthropology, and politics.

Sociology Database

Sociological and social work research including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction, and more

State Data Center

The site includes population, economic, and income data as well as county profiles and rankings.

Statistical Abstract of the United States

An authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States.

TDS Health

Fast answers to medical questions. 3D images of anatomy and physiology, interactive board review tools, and a full-text library of medical titles.

Telecommunications Database

Covers topics including computer applications, data communications and data transmission systems, electronic data processing, information science and information theory, radio and television.

Transparent Language Online

Transparent Language Online provides a fun, effective, and engaging experience for learners of all levels looking to build their listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills in a foreign language. Combining robust courses, supplemental vocabulary, extensive grammar resources, and mobile apps, Transparent Language Online is the most complete language-learning system. With over 110 languages to choose from, including English for speakers of over 30 languages, there is something for every learner

Turkey Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in Turkey

Twentieth-Century American Poetry

A database of modern and contemporary American poetry from the early twentieth century to the present. Presently includes 36,000 poems drawn from 460 volumes by 217 poets.

Twentieth-Century African American Poetry

62 of the most important African-American poets of the last century: Langston Hughes, Jean Toomer, Imamu Amiri Baraka, Audre Lorde and Rita Dove.

Twentieth-Century English Poetry

Modernist poems (1900-1999): W.B. Yeats, Rudyard Kipling, Wilfred Owen, Robert Graves, A.E. Housman, D.H. Lawrence, Carol Ann Duffy, and more.

U.K. & Ireland Database

This database provides ongoing full-text academic journals that are locally published by scholarly publishing organizations and educational institutions in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

U.S. History (Gale In Context)

Academic articles, videos, primary documents, and more on topics in U.S. history.

U.S. History (Gale OneFile)

Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

US Newsstream

News content from many national and international newspapers, newswires and selected news magazines.

Vocations and Careers (Gale OneFile)

Articles on job searching, building a career, and more.

Wall Street Journal

Full articles from the Wall Street Journal (1981-current).

War and Terrorism (Gale OneFile)

Articles on war and its causes, current events, terrorism, and more

Washington Post

Full articles from The Washington Post (1996-current).

World History (Gale In Context)

Academic articles, videos, case studies, and more on topics in world history.

World History (Gale OneFile)

Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.

World Scholar: Latin America and the Caribbean (Primary Sources)

Primary documents are sourced from collections in the U.S. and abroad.