The Hiram College Library provides access to more than 100 databases. Most of these are online versions of periodical indexes that are designed to tell you which issues of which periodicals have articles on a particular topic. In some cases, there are links to the full-text of the articles; in other cases you will need to determine if the library subscribes to the periodical in question. The remainder of the databases are full-text collections of works such as poetry or single tiles, such as Book in Print.
ACM Digital Library. Provides the full-text of 10 journals and 13 transactions published by the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), plus two journals co-sponsored by ACM. Most of the journals are covered from the first issue to the present. You can search the entire database (not all full-text is available to Hiram users) or browse by a specific journal.
ACS Publications. Also known as the ACS Legacy Archives, this database provides the full-text of journals published by the American Chemical Society (ACS). Most coverage is from volume 1, issue 1 to the present. Newer issues are also available through OhioLINK's Electronic Journal Center.
African American Newspapers, 1827-1998. Searchable full-text of some 270 newspapers, including seven from Ohio. Coverage begins Freedom's Journal, the first African American newspaper published in the U.S. in 1827.
Agricola (EBSCO). Produced by the National Agricultural Library, the database includes citations for books, journal articles, reports, and other materials concerning agriculture and related disciplines. The EBSCO version adds a Find It link for other citations so you can determine if the Hiram College Library provides access to that article.
Agricola (Free). The National Agricultural Library provides access to its library catalog for books and some other materials, as well as a separate search for journal article citations, which also includes books chapters. Links to the full-text are not provided.
Alt Healthwatch. A full-text database focusing on complementary, holistic, and integrated approaches to health care and wellness. Covers more than 170 reports, proceedings, newsletters, and periodicals, plus pamphlets and book excerpts.
America: History and Life. Indexes more than 2,000 journals covering American and Canadian history from prehistory to the present. Also includes citations to relevant book reviews and dissertations.
The American & English Literature Collection. Contains many works of poetry, drama, and prose based on books and other sources originally published in print. It also contains 21 historic editions of the Bible in English.
Subcollections with the American & English Literature Collection include: Poetry: African-American Poetry 1700-1900 ; 20th Cent. African-American Poetry ; American Poetry 1600-1900 ; 20th Cent. American Poetry ; English Poetry ; 20th Cent. English Poetry Drama: American Drama ; English Prose Drama 1280-1915 ; English Verse Dramas 13th-19th Centuries Fiction: Early American Fiction 1774-1850 ; 18th Cent. Fiction 1700-1800 Also: Bibliography of American Literature ; Editions and Adaptations of Shakespeare ; William Butler Yeats Collection ; The Bible in English
American City Business Journals. This free to all database contains the searchable full-text from 39 metropolitan business newspapers, all published by American City Business Journals, Inc. covering 1996 to the present, the database includes publications from Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton, Pittsburgh, and Buffalo, among others.
American Memory Project. - More than 7 million items from some 100 historical collections at the Library of Congress.
American Periodicals Series. Full-text of more than 1,000 periodicals published in the United States between 1741 and 1900. Includes general interest magazine, women's magazines, and scientific and medical journals. A great resource for American history and literature.
Ancestry Library Edition. Access to full-text genealogical and historical resources, including census, military, birth, and death records (among others) from the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. Not everything in Ancestry.com, which partnered with ProQuest to make this database available, is in the library edition.
ARTstor Digital Library. The Artstor Digital Library is a nonprofit resource that provides over 1.6 million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with an accessible suite of software tools for teaching and research. Our community-built collections comprise contributions from outstanding international museums, photographers, libraries, scholars, photo archives, and artists and artists' estates.
ART Collection. Digital images of art works from museums around the world. The art is from prehistoric times to the present and all forms of art (painting, sculpture, photography, etc.) are included.
Art Full Text (1984 - ). A comprehensive resource covering fine, decorative and commercial art, as well as photography, folk art, film, architecture.
Content Includes: Full-text articles from more than 300 periodicals dating back to 1995 High-quality indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals dating as far back as 1984, including 280 peer-reviewed journals Indexing and abstracting of over 13,000 art dissertations Indexing of nearly 200,000 art reproductions A database-specific thesaurus
Art Index Retrospective: 1929-1984. Features coverage of English-language periodicals, yearbooks and museum bulletins published in English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Dutch.
ARTFL. Contains the full-text of nearly 2,000 texts from classic works in French literature, including non-fiction prose. Covers the 17th through the 20th century with some Medieval and Renaissance texts also available.
ATLA Religion Index. Religion Index, produced by the American Theological Society, is the index to journal articles, book reviews, and essay collections in all areas of religious studies. coverage begins in 1949 and includes more than one million citations from more than 1,400 international journals and 14,000 multi-authored works.
Bartleby.com Preeminent Internet publisher of literature, reference, and verse. Bartleby provides students, researchers, and like minded individuals with unlimited access to books and information on the web for free. Popular resources found on Bartleby include Roget's Thesaurus, Bartletts Quotations, Harvards Classics, Bulfinch's Mythology
Bibliography of Asian Studies. Indexes journal articles, books, chapters, proceedings, and other materials related to Asian studies and published in Western languages. Includes the most recetn 20 years of the print version of the Bibliography of Asian Studies (1971-1991) and, since 1991, citations to all articles in the 100 most-used journals in Asian studies.
Bibliography of British and Irish History. Provides bibliographic data for books, essays within books, and journal articles on historical writing dealing with the British Isles, and with the British Empire and Commonwealth, for all time periods.
Bibliography of Native North Americans. Indexes books, essays, journal articles, and government documents related to all aspects of native North American history, culture, and life.
Biography Reference Bank. Narrative articles drawn from a variety of standard reference sources, on more than a half million people from antiquity to the present. Also includes periodical articles, interviews, speeches, and obituaries.
Biosis Previews. The key indexing source in biology, it covers nearly 6,000 journals published around the world.
Birds of North America. Provides comprehensive life histories for each of the 700+ species of birds breeding in the US (including Hawaii) and Canada.
Borror Laboratory of Bioacoustics, Digital Animal Sounds. Contains digitized audio recordings of songbirds. Additional animal and bird sounds will be added as they are digitized. The Borror Laboratory houses one of the largest collections of recorded animal sounds in the world with more than 30,000 recordings of some 1000 species.
Business Source Complete. Indexes and abstracts some 5,000 business-related publications. Provides full-text to more than 4,000 periodicals. Coverage of important scholarly journals goes back to the first issue (or back to 1886 in the most extreme case). Also includes financial data, industry reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses, market research reports, and more.
Chicago Manual of Style Online. The Chicago Manual of Style (abbreviated in writing as CMS or CMOS, or verbally as Chicago) is a style guide for American English published since 1906 by the University of Chicago Press. Its sixteen editions have prescribed writing and citation styles widely used in publishing. The CMS deals with aspects of editorial practice, from American English grammar and usage to document preparation.
China Academic Journals - Series F (Literature/History/Philosophy). Students and faculty at OhioLINK member libraries have access to the Series F database (Literature/History/Philosophy), plus the China Century Journals Project (1915-1993). The CAJ Series F database includes the full text of more than 770 journals.
Chronicle of Higher Education. Generally considered “the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators,” the Chronicle, published weekly with continual updates on the Web site, provides timely and credible news coverage of higher education in the U. S. and around the world.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text. Indexes some 1,800 journals in nursing and allied health, with full text of more than 770 journals. Coverage back to 1982.
Civil War: Antebellum Period to Reconstruction (1840-1877). Searchable full-text of some 150 newspapers, about 50,000 government documents, and 4,000 broadsides and pieces of ephemera. Also includes maps and advertisements.
Clase and Periodica. Indexes articles, books, proceedings, and reports published in Latin America. covers sciences, social sciences, and humanities. Includes indexing to some 2,600 scholarly journals published in English, Spanish, French, and Portuguese.
Cleveland News Index. A free service indexing the Cleveland Plain Dealer (1983 through June 1999), Cleveland Magazine (from 1983), Northern Ohio Live (from September 1990), and Ohio Magazine (from October 1990).
Communication and Mass Media Complete. Indexes some 400 titles related to the media and communication studies. Nearly 200 of the titles are also available in full-text. Some coverage back as far as 1915.
Computer Source. Full-text resource of more than 300 publications (from popular to scholarly) related to computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, robotics, and information systems.
Computers and Applied Sciences Complete. Indexes and abstracts scholarly journals, professional publications, and other sources related to computer science and applied sciences such as engineering.
Data and Statistics from the US Gov. Current statistical information from all sectors of the United States economy including the census, budget, economic, and other sets. (Was information formerly grouped together in STAT-USA.
Dissertation Abstracts. Index, with abstracts, to more than 2 million doctoral dissertations and master's theses, mostly from the United States.
The Early Americas Digital Archive. (EADA) is a collection of electronic texts and links to texts originally written in or about the Americas from 1492 to approximately 1820. Open to the public for research and teaching purposes, EADA is published and supported by the Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH)
EBSCO eBook Collection. Hiram College students, faculty, and staff have access to more than 15,000 books in full-text in this collection. In additional to these titles, a number of books in the public domain are available to all users. Note: This collection was formerly known as netLibrary.
Economia y Negocios. Indexes more than 200 Spanish- and Portuguese-language periodicals related to business and economics.
Education Full Text. This full-text source of education scholarship provides coverage for a wide range of topics, including adult education, continuing education, literacy standards, multicultural/ethnic education, secondary education, teaching methods.
Content Includes: Full text of articles from over 350 journals as far back as 1996 Indexing of over 770 periodicals dating back to 1983 More than 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational testsConnect to Education Full Text
Education Research Complete. Indexes and abstracts more than 1,500 journals covering all levels of education. Also includes full-text of more than 100 books and a number of conference papers.
Electronic Books Center. Full-text of hundreds of specialized reference books, including encyclopedias, handbooks, and biographical collections. The text is fully searchable.
Electronic Journal Center (EJC). Searchable, full-text issues of journals from a number of major publishers. More than 7,000 journals are available.
Electronic Theses and Dissertations Center. Online repository of masters' theses and doctoral dissertations from graduate students at participating Ohio institutions. Covers 2000 to the present.
Engineering Village. A Web-based information service that offers a wide range of quality resources for information specialists, professionals, and researchers working in the applied science and engineering fields.
English Short Title Catalog. Describes works printed in any language in England or its dependencies from the beginning of printing through the 18th century. Also includes works printed in English anywhere in the world during the same time period.
Environment Complete. Indexes and abstracts articles from more than 1,000 journals related to all aspects of the environment and ecology. Also includes the full-text of some 80 books and the conference papers of the North American Association of Environmental Education.
ERIC (Free). The Department of Education, which creates the ERIC database, provides access to the world’s largest source of education information with more than 1.4 million citations to articles, books, conference papers, policy papers, and other education-related resources. This site provides links to the full-text of materials on the ERIC site only.
ERIC (EBSCO). The world’s largest source of education information with more than 1.4 million citations to articles, books, conference papers, policy papers, and other education-related resources. This EBSCO version adds links to the full-text of articles in other EBSCO databases, as well as a Find It link for other citations so you can determine if the Hiram College Library provides access to that article. Also provided are links to the full-text of ERIC documents on the Department of Education’s ERIC Web site.
EthicShare. A free-to-all site that provides bibliographic, but not full-text, access to the literature of bioethics, related practical ethics, and medical ethics. You can create a personal account that allows you to join discussion groups with other researchers in the field.
FDsys (Federal Digital System). Provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index. This free to all index covers journal articles, essays in books, and book reviews about women and gender in the Middle Ages.
Florida Anthropologist. The quarterly journal of the Florida Anthropological Society, and was first published in May 1948. The journal publishes on a wide variety of anthropological topics relative to Florida. One of its principle publishing interests is Pre-Columbian societies. But, articles also document colonial establishments and colonization of Florida, early modern Florida, etc.
Film and Television Literature Index. Indexes and abstracts some 600 periodicals related to film, film writing, and television. Includes reviews.
Fuente Academica. Spanish-language articles, with full-text, from 260 scholarly journals covering academic study.
Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia. More than 25,000 entries in an encyclopedia aimed at middle- and high-school students.
Garden, Landscape, and Horticulture Index. Indexes and abstracts from more than 300 periodicals covering all aspects of gardening.
Gender Studies Database. Indexes journal articles, books, conference papers, reports, dissertations, and other materials related to women's studies, men's studies, and sexual diversity issues.
GenderStats. Compiles statistics on gender topics at the country level with statistics drawn from a variety of sources. Updated as additional statistics become available.
GPO Monthly Catalog. Indexes more than 500,000 U.S. government publications from July 1976 to the present.
GreenFILE. Free database that indexes the literature (books, journals, magazines, reports, and government documents) on environmental issues. Some coverage goes back to the 1970s with indexing of several journal titles going back even farther.
Handbook of Latin American Studies. Indexes, with some descriptions, books, book chapters, conference papers, and articles related to Latin American studies. covers 1990 to the present.
HarpWeek. Contains the text and images from Harper's Weekly from the Civil War and early Reconstruction periods (1857-1871)
Health Source: Consumer Edition. Full-text of some 200 consumer-oriented health periodicals covering topics such as AIDS, cancer, diabetes, aging, and nutrition. Also includes the full-text of nearly 1,200 pamphlets, 20 reference books, and 7,000 Clinical Reference Systems reports.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition. Provides indexing and abstracting to more than 600 periodicals in nursing and allied health. Provides full-text to more than 575 publications with more than 425 being peer-reviewed journals.
Highwire. While mostly a subscription required site, Highwire is also the largest archive of free, full-text science articles. There are 34 free journals and another 219 journals that provide free access to the backfiles (issues older than 6 months to 2 years depending on the specific journal title).
Historical Abstracts. Indexes more than 2,000 journals covering the history of the world (except the United States and Canada, which are covered in America: History and Life) from 1450 to the present. Also indexes relevant book reviews and dissertations.
Historical Statistics of the United States. Fully searchable data tables on population, economics, health, education, etc. throughout U.S. history. Tables may be printed or downloaded into Excel, SAS, or SPSS.
History Cooperative. A mostly free to all collection of scholarly history journals. A few are limited to on-campus only use or not available at all. Individual journal titles are in the Hiram College periodicals list. Also includes some conference papers and the Booker T. Washington papers.
Humanities E-Book. This database, produced by the American Council for Learned Societies, provides searchable full-text of some 1500 books in most humanities disciplines and area studies. The titles are from 250 publishers.
Humanities International Complete. Indexes and abstracts some 1,900 periodical titles with some coverage as far back as 1925. Also indexes books, essays, reviews, and original creative work including fiction and poems.
Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research. Commonly known as ICPSR, the consortium provides access to the world's largest group of data sets. You can download the raw data for research purposes.
ISI Web of Science. Part of the Web of Knowledge platform, this is the combined database of the Science Citation Index, the Social Science Citation Index, and the Arts and Humanities Citation Index. Searchable by keyword and author, but more importantly by cited reference.
Insurance Periodicals Index. Indexes and abstracts more than 200 key insurance industry journals, magazines, and trade publications. Coverage back to 1965 for some titles.
International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance. Indexes articles, books, book chapters, and dissertations on all aspects of theatre and performance. Coverage goes back to 1984.
International Political Science Abstracts. Produced by the International Political Science Association, this database indexes dome 900 of the world's leading political science journals.
ITER. A bibliography of books and articles related to all aspects of the Middle Ages and the Renaissance (400-1700) in Europe.
JSTOR. Fully searchable full-text of nearly 1,000 scholarly journals. JSTOR provides back files to the first issue of a journal, but stops 3 to 5 years before the current publication year. Covers all disciplines.
Kids Search (grades K-5). A colorful, graphical interface to search magazine articles, photographs, pictures, encyclopedias, and a dictionary. The content is similar to Primary Search, which uses the standard EBSCO interface. Most entries include a Lexile score to indicate reading level.
LGBT Life with Full Text. Indexes periodicals and books related to gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender issues.
Legal Collection. Provides the full-text of nearly 250 key law journals. Covers all aspects of law, including federal and international law, medical, labor, and human resource law, and criminal justice.
Lexi-PALS - Patient Advisory Leaflets (PALS). that provide patients with information on medications, including side effects, monitoring recommendations, brand names for the U.S., Canada, and Mexico. Contains leaflets for some 1,450 medications with nearly half also available in Spanish.
LexisNexis Academic Universe. More than 5,000 sources provide full-text coverage of business, law, medicine and health, news, and general reference sources.
Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts. Indexes periodicals, books, research reports, and proceedings in all areas of librarianship, information science, and educational technology. Coverage as far back as the mid-1960s.
MAS Ultra: School Edition. Indexes more than 600 periodicals for high school students with some 500 in full-text. Also includes an image collection, some basic reference sources, and tables, charts, and graphs.
MasterFILE Premier. Provides full-text to more than 1,900 general periodicals and indexing to more than 2,500. Similar to Academic Search Premier, but more oriented to popular magazines such as People and Ladies Home Journal. Updated daily with some coverage back to 1975. Also includes photos, maps, and flags.
MathSciNet. This online version of Mathematical Reviews and Current Mathematical Publications indexes articles and books in mathematics from 1940 to the present.
Medline (EBSCO). The National Library of Medicine’s database of more than 11 million bibliographic citations in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care, and related areas. This EBSCO version adds full-text for a number of journals, as well as a Find It link for other citations so you can determine if the Hiram College Library provides access to that article.
Medline (PubMed). The National Library of Medicine’s own site provides free access to Medline, its database of more than 11 million bibliographic citations in the fields of medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, health care, and related areas. Adds links to the full-text of articles at participating publisher’s Web sites, as well as to the molecular biology database maintained by National Center for Biotechnology Information.
Mergent Online. This online version of Moody's Manuals provides financial and other basic information on some 10,000 U.S. publicly traded companies.
Merriam Webster's Collegiate Dictionary. The tenth edition of a standard dictionary.
Middle Search Plus. Designed for middle schoolers, this database indexes nearly 200 magazines with some 150 in full-text. Also includes photos, maps, flags, biographies, and primary source documents.
MLA Directory of Periodicals. Provides addresses, ad rates, and submission information for more than 4,400 periodicals regularly indexed in the MLA International Bibliography.
MLA International Bibliography. Indexes articles, books, and dissertations on modern literature, languages, folklore, and linguistics. Coverage goes back to 1926.
Morgan Index of Ohio People, Businesses and Institutions, 1796-1850. This index includes 156,300 names of Ohio people, businesses and institutions. The names appear in the books, pamphlets and broadsides printed in Ohio from 1796 through 1850 which are listed in the Morgan Bibliography of Ohio Imprints, 1796-1850. To date, the titles indexed are primarily school catalogues (over 37,000 student names), city directories, annual conventions, and many other individual titles.
Morgan Bibliography of Ohio Imprints, 1796 - 1850. Describes 9,400 books, pamphlets, and broadsides published in Ohio. The bibliography also lists libraries that own copies of these items.
National Academies Press. Created by the National Academies to publish the reports issued by the national Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Institute of Medicine, and the National Research Council, makes available more than 1,500 of its books available free online.
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database. This free-to-all database provides more than 210,000 criminal justice, juvenile justice, and substance abuse resources housed in the NCJRS Library collection.
Natural and Alternative Treatments. More than 700 evidence-based articles, with references to a total of 12,000 such studies, covering herbs and supplements, alternative therapies, drug interactions, functional foods, and homeopathy.
Newspaper Source. Full-text coverage of more than 225 newspapers, newswires, and other news sources. Includes 177 U.S. newspapers, 18 international newspapers, and 12 news wires.
NUCMC (National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections). Indexes archival materials held in repositories across the United States.
Ohio Capitol Connection. Ohio Capitol Connection provides information about current and past legislation of the Ohio General Assembly. Updated daily, it has the complete status and full text of bills introduced in the Ohio General Assembly. This database includes rosters of House and Senate members searchable by name or location, and addresses and biographies of the General Assembly members. While the database focuses on Ohio, information about the Federal government is also available.
Ohio Memory Project. Digital images from archives, historical societies, libraries and museums across Ohio. The state's answer to the American Memory Project, the database includes items from Hiram College.
Oxford English Dictionary. The standard historical dictionary of the English language, the second edition lists more than one million words.
Oxford Scholarship Online. Offers access to thousands of academic monographs, in 19 subject areas across the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law.
Papers First. Lists papers included in every conference, congress, exposition, workshop, symposium or meeting received by the British Library from 1993 to the present.
Philosopher's Index. Indexes books and articles in philosophy and related fields including ethics. Covers 1940 to the present.
PhilPapers. PhilPapers is a comprehensive index and bibliography of philosophy maintained by the community of philosophers. Using advanced trawling techniques and large scale crowdsourcing, we monitor all sources of research content in philosophy, including journals, books, open access archives, and personal pages maintained by academics. We also host the largest open access archive in philosophy. PhilPapers has over 60,000 registered users.
POPLINE. The world's largest index on reproductive health literature with more than 350,000 citations to articles, books, reports, and unpublished materials. The majority of the citations are from 1970 to the present, although some date as far back as 1827.
Population Index. This free-to-all database indexes and abstracts the world's population literature including books, journal articles, and working papers. This web version of a standard index covers material published from 1986 to the present.
Primary Search. Indexes nearly 100 magazines for elementary school students with more than 60 in full-text. Also includes photos, maps, and flags.
PrimateLit. This free-to-all database indexes articles, books, book chapters, dissertations, and other publications on scientific research on nonhuman primates. Covers publications from 1940 to the present.
Proceedings First. Citations to every conference, symposium, congress, exposition, workshop, or meeting received by the British Library from 1993 to the present.
Project Gutenberg. More than 2,500 books, all in the public domain, available in basic ascii text.
ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source. Provides indexing and abstracting for 525 titles related to nursing, allied health, and medicine. More than 470 titles are available in full-text.
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection. Provides full-text to nearly 500 journals in psychology, psychiatry, and anthropology.
Religion and Philosophy Collection. Full-text of more than 280 journals in the fields of religion and philosophy.
RILM. Indexes more than 3,500 periodicals covering music topics worldwide. Covers publications from 1969 to the present.
Safari Tech Books. Provides more than 1,200 e-books in the field of information technology.
Science Online. Comprehensive overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines tied to state and national curriculum standards. Includes essays on major topics, biographies, videos, charts, experiments, and activities.
Science Reference Center. A comprehensive research database of full-text resources designed for high school and introduction college science courses. Covers biology, chemistry, earth and space science, environmental science, medicine, physics, and the history of science. Includes periodicals, reference books, images, and videos.
SciFinder. SciFinder offers researchers flexible search and discover options based on our users’ input and workflow. You can search for substances, reactions, and patent and journal references anytime.
One of the largest collection of substances, reactions, and patent and journal references produced and compiled by CAS scientists around the world, and updated daily. Includes an array of powerful tools to search, filter, analyze and plan which allow you to quickly find the most relevant answers to your research questions.
The link below will take you to my.hiram.edu, the SciFinder link will be at the very bottom on the right.On Campus Access
Searchasaurus. For elementary and middle school students, a colorful graphic interface to search magazine articles, pictures, encyclopedias, and a dictionary appropriate for elementary and middle school students. Lexile scores for reading level are provided and the results can be limited to specific reading levels. The content is similar to the Middle Search Plus and Primary Search databases, both of which use the standard EBSCO interface.
Short Story Index. Indexes more than 117,000 short stories from more than 4,000 collections and anthologies. Search for short stories by author, title, subject, genre, or a variety of other means, then find the book it is in. Coverage goes back to 1984 and includes the full-text of some 5,000 short stories.
SocIndex with Full Text. Indexes, with abstracts, 590 "core journals" back to 1895 in all fields of sociology, including anthropology, criminology, demography, and urban studies.
SPORTDiscus. Indexes more than 400 journals in sports and sports medicine. coverage back to 1985. Also indexes books and conference proceedings.
SpringerProtocols. SpringerProtocols is “the largest subscription-based electronic database of reproducible laboratory protocols in the Life and Biomedical Sciences.” Springer uses a variety of sources for the protocols.
Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy. Dynamic encyclopedia that is still a work in progress. Maintained and kept current by a group of experts, this is a project of the Metaphysics Research Lab at Stanford.
Student Research Center. For grades 6-12, Student Research Center is a graphical interface to search magazines, newspapers, biographies, country reports, news transcripts, and other resources appropriate for students in grades 6-12. Also has links to state curriculum standards. The content is roughly equivalent to the Middle Search Plus and MAS Ultra: School Edition databases, both of which use the standard EBSCO interface.
TOCS-IN. Free-to-all, TOCS-IN (Tables of Contents of Journals of Interest to Classicists) provides keyword searching to the tables of contents of some 185 journals related to classics, Near Eastern studies, and religion. A volunteer project affiliated with the University of Toronto, most coverage begins in 1992, although older material is included.
TOPICSearch. Current events database covering social, political, economic, and scientific events. Full-text from magazines, newspapers, polls, government documents, and other resources. Aimed at high school and middle school students.
TreeSearch. Full-text of publications from the U.S. Forest Service, including journal articles, book chapters and conference papers.
Value Line Research Center. Full-text of the print Value Line Investment Survey, plus six other Value Line publications covering stocks, mutual funds, daily options, and convertibles.
Vente et Gestion. Full-text coverage of French-language business journals, including journals for academics and the professional.
Vocational and Career Collection. Provides full-text coverage of more than 300 trade and industry related periodicals.
Women and Social Movements in the United States, 1600-2000. More than 20,000 pages of documents representing 57 projects related to the history of women in American social movements. Some 1,600 documents, 600 images, and more than 600 links to other websites are included.
Women's Studies International. Indexes journals, newspapers, books, and other materials related to women's studies. Coverage back to the early 1970s.
World Book Web. Suite of online reference sources including the World Book Encyclopedia, World Book for Kids, a dictionary, and an atlas.