Provides award winning in-depth coverage of the most important issues of the day. Reports are written by experienced journalists, footnoted, and professionally fact-checked. Full-length articles include an overview, historical background, chronology, pro/con feature, plus resources for additional research.
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ)
"DOAJ is an online directory that indexes and provides access to quality open access, peer-reviewed journals." The site contains over 10,000 journals and nearly 2 million articles.
Provides access to 25+ databases on a number of topics, including general research (Academic Search Complete and OmniFile Full Text Select), psychology (PsycINFO and PsycARTICLES), nursing (CINAHL Plus with full text), education (Education Research Complete), social work (SocINDEX), business (Business Source Elite), and environmental issues (GREENFILE); some full-text.
A database providing education-related articles maintained by the United States Department of Education; some full-text. Free online.
Homeland Security Digital Library
Over 102,100 documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management from a wide variety of sources, including federal, state, and local governments; international governments and institutions; nonprofit organizations; and private entities.
"Search and browse 25,000 news sources updated continuously." Free online.
Scholarly articles from a number of sources; some full text, free online.
Scholarly journals on a variety of subjects; all full-text.
Making of America
A "digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction," including The Atlantic Monthly, 1857-1901; all full-text, free online.
OCLC First Search
Provides a number of databases, including WorldCat, a catalog of materials in libraries around the world; ArticleFirst, a database with journals on a variety of topics; and MEDLINE, a database covering medical topics; some full-text.
Medical database produced by the US National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health, includes MEDLINE; some full-text. Free online.
Full-text access to the weekly journal from the American Association for the Advancement of Science. 1997 – present.
Easy access to statistical data to download and embed in PowerPoints, papers, and presentations.