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American History in Video
(Alexander Street)
Provides the largest and richest collection of video available online for the study of American history, with 2,000 hours and more than 5,000 titles on completion. The collection allows students and researchers to analyze historical events, and the presentation of historical events over time, through commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and important documentaries. This release includes over 1260 titles, equaling approximately 420 hours.

Communication & Mass Media Complete
(EBSCOhost)
Communication & Mass Media Complete helps you find articles from magazines and scholarly (peer reviewed) journals. Start or continue your research here if you are interested in advertising, communication, languages, motion pictures, public speaking, and rhetoric.

CQ Researcher
(CQ Press)
Social issues and analysis since 1983.

Environment Complete
(EBSCOhost)

Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. Environment Complete contains more than 1,957,000 records from more than 1,700 domestic and international titles going back to the 1940s (including 1,125 active core titles) as well as more than 120 monographs.

The database also contains full text for more than 680 journals, including many of the most used journals in the discipline, such as Environment (back to 1975), Ecologist, Conservation Biology, etc. Additionally, Environment Complete provides full text for 120 monographs, such as Encyclopedia of World Environmental History (3 volumes), Advances in Water Treatment & Environmental Management, etc.



Films On Demand
Digital Educational Videos
The Films on Demand collections provide unlimited, 24/7 access to more than 4,000 full-length videos and 52,000 video clips - all Closed Captioned. These videos cover topics in Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science & Mathematics, Career & Technical Education, and Health & Medicine to name a few. The video content can be linked with our course management system and used by faculty and students anytime, anywhere.

Gale Virtual Reference Library Chapters from encyclopedias on marriage, population, sociology, etc.

Issues & Controversies
(Facts on File)
Outlines, chronologies, tables, and pros and cons on numerous topics.

JSTOR Archived scholarly journals in philosophy, religion & sociology

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion
(ebrary)

This link option searches through our ebrary collection of full-text books with the general subject of "Philosophy, Psychology, Religion" pre-selected which includes aesthetics, Buddhism, Christian denominations, Christianity, doctrinal theology, ethics, Islam, Bahaism, Theosophy, Judiasm, logic, philosophy (general), practical Theology, psychology, religions, mythology, rationalism, speculative philosophy and the Bible.

For information on using our ebrary collection on mobile devices or eReaders, click here.


ProQuest Research Library:
Social Sciences

Supplemental subject-specific module of ProQuest Research Library providing full-text access to core periodicals in the Social Sciences.

 
Religion and Philosophy Collection
(E
BSCOhost)
Coverage of world religions, biblical studies, moral philosophy, political philosophy, and the history of these topics.

Resources for College Libraries (RCL) The online edition of the new Resources for College Libraries brought to you by ACRL's Choice and Bowker. This 2006 edition is the long-awaited successor to Books for College Libraries (BCL3). The core list features 65,000 titles in 58 curriculum-specific subjects. Titles have been selected for your academic library by more than 300 subject specialists and bibliographers.

Sage Open SAGE Open is a new open access publication from SAGE. It publishes peer-reviewed, original research and review articles in an interactive, open access format. Articles may span the full spectrum of the social and behavioral sciences and the humanities.
Social Sciences
(ebrary)

This link option searches through our ebrary collection of full-text books with the general subject of "Social Sciences" pre-selected which includes commerce, economics, finance, socialism, communism, anarchism, statistics, sociology, the family and transportation & communication.

For information on using our ebrary collection on mobile devices or eReaders, click here.


Social Sciences Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
(EBSCOhost)
Social science magazines and journals since 1994.



World History in Video
(Alexander Street)
An online collection of streaming video, providing access to English-language documentaries offering a survey of human history from the earliest civilizations to the fall of the Berlin Wall and covering Africa and the Americas, Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and Oceania. All videos are fully transcribed and can be trimmed down to clips to be used in presentations or instruction. Faculty can also create playlists.

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