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Readers' Guide (1890 - 1982) Newspaper Sources
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Statistics Sources
Statistical DataSets


GeoScienceWorld Expires 12/19/14
GeoScienceWorld e-books Expires 12/19/14
Early American Imprints Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
Early American Newspapers, Series I: 1690-1876
EASI Market Reports: Included in Data-Planet Statistical Datasets on a trial basis NEW
Statista Expires 12/31/14

Databases Listed by Title

Title Full-Text Access Restrictions
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) 8500 full-text
12,500 indexed
Accounting Research Manager: Click on Subscriber Login for access. Please logout when finished as we only have 1 simultaneous user. Full-text USA ID
ACLS Humanities E-Book Project: formerly History E-Book Project Full-text USA ID
ACM Digital Library: Choose Search the Digital Library to search and Browse the Digital Library for tables of contents access. 29 full-text journals USA ID
ACM Guide to Computing Literature: Includes bibliographic citations from major publishers in computing. Links to available fulltext from ACM Digital Library. Citations; Links to fulltext in ACM Digital Library USA ID
ACS Publications : USA has access to Web editions of the American Chemical Society journals only. Includes all journals from year of first issue. 30 full-text journals USA ID
African American Newspapers, 1827-1998: Part of America's Historical Newspapers. fulltext USA ID
African Journals Online: full-text articles can be ordered -- see Article Order info Citations and abstracts Public
AGRICOLA: indexes to books and articles on agriculture.
Citations only
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Air University Library Index to Military Periodicals Citations only Public
Alabama Historical Newspapers: Part of America's Historical Newspapers. Fulltext USA ID
AlabamaMosaic: digital collection of materials on Alabama's history and culture Full-text Public
Alt-Health Watch: covers holistic medicine Contains full-text USA ID or AVL
*New*Ambrose Digital Video Library Videos USA ID
American Mathematical Society Journals: access is for the journals to which we have print subscriptions, Conformal Geometry and Dynamics, Representation Theory, Journal of the AMS, Proceedings of the AMS, and Transactions of the AMS Full-text USA ID
American Statistical Association Journals Full-text for journals to which we subscribe USA ID
AMS Journals: Access to American Meteorological Society journals Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (1970-current), Journal of Applied Meteorology (1962-2004, including Journal of Applied Meteorology and Climate, 1983-1987), Journal of Climate (1988-1996), and Weather and Forecasting (1986-2004). Selected Full-text USA ID
AnthroSource Full-text USA ID
ArchiveGrid: provides access to archival collection descriptions Descriptions only USA ID or AVL
Article1st Choose General & Subject Specific Databases. (FirstSearch) >Abstracts only USA ID or AVLto top of page
ARTFL Project: contains nearly 2000 texts including classic works of French literature Full-text USA ID
Artstor: Art work can be viewed and printed on library workstations. Advanced features are available on personal computers (campus and home.) Images USA ID
ASCE Research Library: Civil Engineering. Full-text journal articles and conference proceedings. Includes backfiles to 1983 for journals and 1996 for proceedings. 31 journals, 170+ conference proceedings in full-text USA ID
ASME Transactions Journals: Mechanical Engineering. Fulltext only available for Transactions Journals, 2000-present. 12 of the journals are also indexed in EBSCO's Academic Search Complete 24 full-text journals USA ID
Beilstein's Abstracts: available for free through ChemWeb but you must register. Registration is free. Abstracts ChemWeb Loginto top of page
Biological Abstracts: 1969 - present (EBSCO)
Biological Abstracts: indexing and abstracting for life sciences. Includes links to full-text articles in ScienceDirect, BioOne1, and other databases (Ovid/SilverPlatter)
Abstracts & links to full-text articles in other databases
BioOne 1: fulltext bioscience research journals 72 full-text journals and 1 full-text book USA ID
Britannica World Data Analyst Full-text USA ID or AVL
Business Insights: Essentials (Gale): Formerly Business and Company Resource Center Full-text USA ID or AVLto top of page
Business Index ASAP (Gale) Full-text USA ID or AVL
Business Source Complete: (EBSCO): includes trade journals, country economic reports, industry reports and market research reports. Also Enhanced Business Searching Interface 1131 peer-reviewed full-text
7594 full-text sources
Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities: The Marx Library subscribes to Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, Marketing, and Educational Curriculum & Methods   USA ID
Cambridge Journals Online: full-text is only available for journals that we also receive in print Full-text USA ID
CAMIO: catalog of art images online (OCLC) Images are rights cleared. Images USA ID or AVL
CINAHL Complete: nursing and allied health (EBSCO) Full-text USA ID
The Civil War: Antebellum to Reconstruction, 1843-1877: Historical newspapers and documents Fulltext USA ID
ClasePeriodica: Index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities (FirstSearch) Citations only USA ID
Clinical Key: Includes medical and surgical journals and e-books with guidelines, point-of-care and drug monographs,videos, images, and procedure and patient education documents. Full-text USA IDto top of page
Clinical Pharmacology: The Clinical Pharmacology website contains information on prescription, OTC, new and investigational drugs; herbal and nutraceutical products. This is a BiomedicalLibrary database. Full-text USA ID
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews: The premiere resource for Evidence-Based Medicine reviews. This is a Biomedical Library database. Full-text USA ID to top of page
Communication & Mass Media Complete (EBSCO) over 200 full-text journals USA ID
ProQuest Congressional: legislative information. Selected full-text USA ID
Contemporary Authors: bio-bibliographical. Current writers Full-text USA ID or AVL
CQ Researcher: current controversial topics. Please logout when finished as we only have 5 simultaneous users. Full-text USA ID
Directory of Open Access Journals Full-text Public
Dissertations & Theses (ProQuest) Abstracts.
Free USA dissertations in pdf format
PDF -- $
USA ID to top of page
Dissertation Express: free access to the citations, without abstracts, of the dissertations in Dissertation Abstracts. Ordering database only. Search by author, title or UMI order number. Citations only Public
DynaMed: A medical information database with over 1,800 clinical topic summaries. Designed for use at the point of care, providing best available evidence and updated daily. This is a Biomedical Library Database. Full-text USA ID
EBSCO Electronic Journal Service: e-journals that accompany print subscriptions. Full-text USA ID
EdITLib Digital Library:(Education & Information Technology Digital Library). AACE journals and conference proceedings Full-text USA ID
Education Research Complete (EBSCO)Over 1500 professional and scholarly journals. Full-text USA ID
Emerald Library: journals in engineering, business, management, marketing and information science. 160 full-text USA ID
ERIC (1967 - current) (EBSCO)
(1966 - current) Public access
ERIC Digests and ERIC Documents are full-text (1993- if available) USA ID or AVL
Ethnic Newswatch Selected full-text USA ID or AVLto top of page
FDsys (formerly GPO Access): access to the full text of many government publications Selected full-text Public
FedStats: statistics from U.S. government agencies. Full-text Public
FirstSearch Citations and abstracts USA ID
Gale Literary Index: index to the printed literary series published by Gale, including Contemporary Literary Criticism and Contemporary Authors. Some, but not all, of these titles can be found in the Library's Reference Department. Citations Public
Gale Virtual Reference Library: encyclopedias and reference materials Full-text USA ID or AVL
gender Inn: Women's and Gender Studies database Abstracts Public
General Business File ASAP (Gale) 706 full-text
1183 indexed
General OneFile (Gale) Includes full-text USA ID or AVL
General Reference Center Gold: newspapers, reference books and magazines. (Gale) Includes full-text USA ID or AVLto top of page
GeoRef: Index to articles about geology and the earth sciences. (Ovid/SilverPlatter) Abstracts USA ID
GPO: choose General & Subject Specific Databases (FirstSearch) Citations USA ID
GreenFile: (EBSCO) covers the human impact on the environment. Links to full-text USA ID
Health and Psychosocial Instruments: abstracts, reliability and validity scores for measurements Abstracts USA ID
Health Source: Consumer Edition: full-text access to articles, pamphlets and reference books. (EBSCO) 280 full-text USA ID or AVL
Health Source: Nursing/Academic: full-text access to scholarly articles and other information in nursing and allied health. (EBSCO) 480 full-text
510 indexed
USA ID or AVLto top of page
HealthSTAR:(Ovid) health services, technology, administration, and research Selected full-text USA ID
HeinOnline Full-text USA ID
History Cooperative Journals: includes American Historical Review, Journal of American History and William and Mary Quarterly Full-text USA ID
History Reference Center:encyclopedias, reference books and primary material (EBSCO) Full-text USA ID or AVL
Humanities E-Book Project: formerly History E-Book Project Full-text USA ID
ICE (Institution of Civil Engineers) Proceedings: Access only to fulltext for the Proceedings. Coverage varies by title, approximately 2001-current. Full-text USA ID
IEEE Xplore: USA has access to the IEEE All-Society Periodicals which includes full-text access to IEEE journals, transactions and magazines (1998-current). We do not have access to the proceedings or to IEEE Spectrum or IEEE Potentials. IET titles are indexed but include no links to full-text. Yes (1998 - ) USA ID
IET Digital Library: Full-text of IET Journals 2007-current and the previous titles, IEE Proceedings, 1994-2006. The Marx Library also has 1980-2006 issues in print. Does not include Electronics Letters and Micro & Nano Letters. Full-text USA ID
Index Translationum: information on books translated and published in Unesco Member States. Covers natural sciences as well as literature, humanities and social science. Citations Publicto top of page
¡Informe! (Revistas en Español): Hispanic magazines. (Gale) Includes full-text USA ID or AVL
Integrated Medical Curriculum: This is a Biomedical Library Database Full-text USA ID
International Data Base (IDB): demographic and statistical data for all countries of the world. Public
International Financial Statistics (IMF) Full-text USA ID
JSTOR: the Marx Library subscribes to the Arts & Sciences Collections 1,2,3,5 and 8, as well as to the Business I Collection, the Ecology & Botany Collection, and the Music Collection. [Note: The original Arts & Sciences Collection was funded by a grant from the USA Foundation.] Full-text USA ID
Labor and Employment Law Library: BNA's Labor Relations Reporter Full-text USA ID
LexisNexis® Academic: database of news, business and legal research. For educational activities only. Full-text USA ID
LexisNexis® Statistical:(now ProQuest Statistical Insight). Index to government documents; full-text of Statistical Abstracts of the United States. Selected USA ID
Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts (EBSCO) Citations and abstracts USA ID
Literature Resource Center: includes Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select and the Dictionary of Literary Biography, as well as full-text journal articles. (Gale) Full-text USA ID or AVL
LitFinder: (Gale) includes poems, essays, stories, plays and speeches Selected USA ID or AVL
Making of America: Primary sources - approximately 10,000 books and 50,000 journal articles with 19th century imprints. Full-text Public
Marcive: covers federal documents published since 1976. Abstracts USA ID
MathSciNet: database for mathematics and statistics. Provides direct links to full-text articles from Science Direct and JSTOR USA ID
Medline (OVID): via PubMed The National Library of Medicine's free search service to MEDLINE, Pre-Medline and other related databases. Also try PubGet to retrieve full-text. OVID has selected full-text. PubMed contains abstracts & links to full-text journals held by USA USA ID(OVID), Public (PubMed)
MEDLINEplus: provides extensive consumer health information from the National Institutes of Health and other reliable sources on over 600 diseases and conditions. full-text Public
Mental Measurements Yearbook: information about and reviews of English-language standardized tests. (Ovid/SilverPlatter) Full-text USA ID
Mergent Online: Company information from Moody's Manuals and Fact Sheets. Full-text USA ID
Mergent InvestorEdge: corporate bond reports, annual reports, and industry reports Full-text USA ID
Mergent WebReports: corporate manuals back to the 1900s Full-text USA ID
Metapress: online access to journals to which USA subscribes. Registration is necessary to retrieve the full-text. Journals with this icon subscribed icon are the ones that have full-text. Full-text USA ID
Micromedex: Micromedex database provides excellent clinical information on drugs, diseases, acute care, toxicology and alternative medicines. It also contains an array of patient education materials. Biomedical Library database. Full-text USA IDto top of page
Military and Government Collection (EBSCO) 320 full-text
360 indexed
MLA: via EBSCO: links to some full-text via JSTOR and other EBSCO databases Citations only USA ID
Mobile Press-Register: 1992 - present. Data from 10/01 to 1/10/03 is currently unavailable Full-text USA ID
NASA Astrophysics Data Abstracts Public
National Conference on Social Welfare Proceedings: (1874 - 1982) Full-text Public
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts Database: citations and abstracts for criminal justice literature from the U.S. government. Abstracts Public
National Geographic: 1888 - present For tips on using National Geographic, see National Geographic Virtual Library Full-text USA ID
Newspaper Source: index to 143 U.S. and international newspapers. (EBSCO) Selected USA ID or AVL
Nursing Reference Center: patient education, drug information, skills and procedure Full-text USA ID
OFFSTATS: Official Statistics on the Web Public
Open Science Directory: search tool for open access science journals links to Full-text Public
Opposing Viewpoints In Context:(Gale) covers controversial topics Full-text USA ID
Oxford Journals Online: Multidisciplinary collection of journals, access 1996-current Full-text USA ID
Periodicals Archive Online: backfiles for periodicals in the humanities and social sciences. The Library subscribes to collections 1 through 9. Full-text USA ID
Philosopher's Index (EBSCO) Funded by Mr. Ross Sloan's Albert Schweitzer Endowment. Abstracts USA ID
Physical Review Online Archive
Physics Reviews: review articles published in Institute of Physics journals -- full text is available for Journal of Physics B, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, Measurement Science and Technology Full-text for journals to which we subscribe USA ID
Points of View Reference Center: covers controversial topics. (EBSCO) Full-text USA ID
Population Index Citations only Public
ProceedingsFirst: index to conference publications received by the British Library. Choose General & Subject Specific Databases. (FirstSearch) Citations only USA ID or AVL
Professional Development Collection: educational topics.(EBSCO) 239 full-text
325 indexed
Project Muse: Standard Collection Full-text USA IDto top of page
ProQuest Congressional: legislative information. Full-text USA ID
ProQuest Newsstand Full-text USA ID
ProQuest Statistical Insight: index to government documents; full-text of Statistical Abstracts of the United States. Selected USA ID
ProQuest U.S. Serials Set 1, 1789-1969 : To search just the Serials Set, choose "Advanced Search" from the left of the page, then uncheck all but the Serials Set checkboxes on the Advanced Search page. Full-text USA ID
PsycARTICLES: includes APA journals (EBSCO)
PsycINFO Citations and abstracts for the literature of psychology. (EBSCO). Abstracts USA ID You can view video streams on a Mac or Windows computer and iOS mobile devices (iPad/iPhone). Streaming Video USA ID
PubMed: the National Library of Medicine's free search service to MEDLINE, Pre-Medline and other related databases. Also try PubGet to retrieve full-text. Abstracts + links to full-text journals held by USA Public
Rand Abstracts: citations and abstracts for Rand publications. Rand's research area of interest is public policy research and analysis. Abstracts Public
Readers' Guide Retrospective: 1890 - 1982 Citations USA ID
Regional Business News: (EBSCO) Includes wire services from all over the world Full-text USA ID
RIA Checkpoint: federal tax database Full-text USA ID
Sage Journals Online:(Premier 2007 and Premier 2011 Collections) Full-text available for 574 journals Full-text USA ID
ScienceDirect: Full-text journals available 1995 to current Full-text for journals subscribed to in Alabama USA ID
SciFinder Scholar - Register for access : SciFinder may now be used through web browsers - users must register with CAS and receive a login name and password. Access through the client software version of SciFinder is no longer available.
Connect to SciFinder Scholar: For USA faculty and students only - register first through the link above. Note: CAS does not support the Internet Explorer 6 platform for the web version of SciFinder. If you are using IE6 and are having problems, please upgrade your browser.
About SciFinder Scholar
USA has only 3 simultaneous users, shared with 5 other schools.
Scitation: searches AIP, APS, ASCE, ASME journals Full-text USA ID
Scopus: includes the ability to do citation searching Citations
Scribner's Writers Series: (Gale) critical articles
USA ID or AVLto top of page
Social Work Abstracts (EBSCO): USA has only 4 simultaneous users. Abstracts USA ID
SocINDEX with Full Text (EBSCO): covers social sciences 300 + full-text journals USA ID
SPORT Discus with Full Text: materials on sports sciences. (EBSCO) some full-text USA IDto top of page
SpringerLink: full-text access to 1,961 journals, 1997 to current. Also includes access to e-books. Full-text journals and e-books USA ID
Standard & Poor's NetAdvantage USA ID
Statistical Abstract of the United States (ProQuest)
Statistical Abstract of the United States
: Public
Selected USA ID
Statistical DataSets: interactive database with U.S. and international data   USA ID
TC Library: articles on technical communications Full-text Public
This Goodly Land: Alabama's Literary Landscape Full-text Public
Thomas: Legislative Information on the Internet Full-text Public
Twayne Authors Series: (Gale) world, English and U.S. authors Full-text USA ID or AVL
US Patent and Trademark Office Patent Databases Full-text Publicto top of page
Vocational and Career Collection: includes Magill Book Reviews full-text.(EBSCO) 153 full-text
522 indexed
Wiley Online Library: access is to 1997 to current. Backfiles available for the Education, Psychology, Business & Management, Biotechnology, Biochemistry & Biophysics, and Earth & Environmental Sciences collections. Full-text USA ID
WorldCat: OCLC's database of library holdings around the world. Includes ILL request link. (FirstSearch) Citations only USA ID or AVL Public access to WorldCat, enter zip code or state to find local libraries
Citations only
No links to ILL
Public electronic archive of full-text research papers in physics, computation and language, math and nonlinear sciences. Full-text Public

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FirstSearch: General & Subject SilverPlatter ScienceDirect Oxford Journals Online
Readers' Guide (1963 - 1982) JSTOR IEEE Xplore Wiley Online Library
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