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Databases - Subject Listing

Databases by Subject

Reference Resources Databases

- McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology

American National Biography Online

- biographies of deceased prominent Americans

Biography Reference Bank

- via EBSCOhost - fulltext biographical sources

CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics

- from CRC Press, the online version of the print Reference Book

CRCNetBase Online

- Engineering Reference Books and handbooks

CREDO Reference Collection

- collection of online Reference books and encyclopedias

Encyclopedia Britannica

- online version of Encyclopedia Britannica

Encyclopedia of Ancient History

- (Wiley Online Library) Comprehensive collection of twenty-first century scholarship on the ancient Mediterranean world

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia

- via EBSCOhost - online version of the encyclopedia

Granger's World of Poetry

- definitive source for locating a poem from Columbia University Press

Great Lives From History - African Americans

- Covers more than 800 essays on African Americans from colonial times through the present

Kirk-Othmer Encyclopedia of Chemical Technology

- (Wiley Online Library) Online encyclopedia presenting a wide scope of entries on chemical substances including properties, manufacturing, and uses.

Literature Resource Center

- via Gale - contains the Dictionary of Literary Biography Series (DLB), Contemporary Authors Series (CA), and Contemporary Literature Criticism Select (CLC - Select)

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print

- via EBSCOhost - a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 testing instruments

Nanotechnologies for the Life Sciences

- (Wiley Online Library) This online reference work offers an in-depth overview of all nanomaterials and their synthesis and nanoscale technologies and fabrication methods towards the life sciences

Oxford Art Online

- (3 user limit) - entire text of The Dictionary of Art (1996, 34 vols.) with annual additions of new material and The Oxford Companion to Western Art, ed. Hugh Brigstocke (2001)

Oxford English Dictionary Online

- entire text of the 22-volume Oxford English Dictionary, 2nd edition

Oxford Music Online

- (3 user limiti) - contains Oxford Dictionary of Music, Grove Music, Oxford Companion to Music

Oxford Reference Collection Online

- collection of online Reference books on every subject


- (5 user limit) - fulltext reference books in medicine, nursing, and pharmacy

ULLMANN'S Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

- (Wiley Online Library) State-of-the-art encyclopedia presenting entries on all areas of industrial chemistry.

Virtual Reference Library

- via Gale - contains online reference books for business, religion, education, public health, Medicine & nursing

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