Encyclopedias and Reference Sources
Topic overviews, opinion articles, and additional sources on social, economic, and political issues.
Articles from dictionaries, general and subject encyclopedias, handbooks, atlases, and more.
Selected dictionaries, encyclopedias, and reference books in many subjects.
Reports on controversial issues of national importance (health care, public safety, education, environment, etc.). Each report is on a single topic. Helpful as a topic overview.
Academic Journals, Newspapers, and Magazines
Articles in all subjects from scholarly journals, magazines, and newspapers. An all-purpose database and often a good place to start.
MegaFILE combines the Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, and Regional Business News databases into one search. A good place to start with business topics.
Scholarly articles, ebooks, and primary sources in the social sciences, humanities, earth and biological sciences, and more. Includes image results from Artstor.
Journal articles and books on literature, history, visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, and more.
ProQuest News & Newspapers
News articles from U.S. newspapers. Includes the Washington Post, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, Star Tribune, and more.
Books and Combined Search
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Article Databases by Subject
All of the library's online collections, organized by subject.
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