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Databases by Subject:  Social Sciences
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Academic Search Complete- Ebsco  
  A multidisciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,600 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,500 peer-reviewed journals.
 
Gale Expanded Academic ASAP- Gale CENGAGE Learning NOVELNY
 
   
Gale Academic OneFile- Gale CENGAGE Learning NOVELNY
  Academic OneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.
   
Ancestry Library Edition Proquest
  Library edition of Ancestry.com
   
Gale Diversity Studies Collection- Gale CENGAGE Learning NOVELNY
 
   
Gale Gender Studies Collection- Gale CENGAGE Learning NOVELNY
 
   

 
J-STOR
  Offers researchers the ability to retrieve high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. The journals archived in JSTOR span many disciplines.
 
Electronic Journal of Sociology
is offered free of charge to individuals, libraries, academic and commercial organizations.
 
DOAJ:  Directory of Open Access Journals
  Covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals and aims to cover all subjects and languages.
   
C.Q. Researcher (Congressional Quarterly)
  provides original, comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues in the news. Published in print and online 44 times a year, the single-themed CQ Researcher report offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy.
   
PsycArticles - EBSCO
is an online database containing more than 25,000 searchable full-text articles from 42 journals published by APA and allied organizations from 1987 to the present, with earlier years in production. The PsycARTICLES database covers general psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology.
 
PsycInfo - EBSCO
with selected full text provides indexing and abstracts for over one million articles in 1,500 journals from over 50 countries. This database, provided by the American Psychological Association, also includes abstracts for dissertations, books and book chapters ranging in date from 1887 to the present.
 

 
Opposing Viewpoint Resource Center
  Drawing on acclaimed series published by Greenhaven Press and other Gale imprints, Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center brings together all the information that’s needed to fully understand an issue: pro and con viewpoint articles, reference articles that provide context, full-text magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, primary source documents, government and organizational statistics, multimedia, including images and podcasts, links to hand-selected web sites, and more!
   
Population Index
  ...provides an annotated bibliography of recently published books, journal articles, working papers, and other materials on population topics.
   

 
SAGE Publications
  SAGE Publications publishes over 485 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine
   
You may also find the following databases useful:
   

 
Credo General Reference A completely customizable online reference solution for learners and librarians offering 530 highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers. Credo General Reference covers every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference.
   
EJS Electronic Journals Service - EBSCOHost
  Puts all the e-journals made available to you by your library in a single place on the Web. 
   
Google Scholar
  From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles.
   
Gale Common Menu - Gale CENGAGE Learning NOVELNY
  Contains all CENGAGE Learning Novel Databases covering a wide range of subjects.
   
Newspaper Databases
   
Gale National Newspaper Index- Gale CENGAGE Learning NOVELNY
   
Gale Newsstand- Gale CENGAGE Learning NOVELNY
 
Gale®, part of Cengage Learning, is a world leader in e-research and educational publishing for libraries, schools and businesses. Best known for its accurate and authoritative reference content as well as its intelligent organization of full-text magazine and newspaper articles, the company creates and maintains more than 600 databases that are published online, in print, as eBooks and in microform.
   
Gale New York State Newspapers- Gale CENGAGE Learning NOVELNY
Full text access to the papers from Binghamton, Buffalo, New York City, Rochester, Syracuse and Westchester County, New York. Full text coverage is 365 days  for the New York Times. 
   
Newspaper Source - EBSCO
Full text for a total of 174 full text newspapers and other sources.
   
Encyclopedia Databases
   
The Encyclopedia Britannica
  the complete encyclopedia, with related Internet sites and more including Britannica's Internet Guide and Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary.
   

 
Grolier Online
  Grolier Online is published by Scholastic Library Publishing, Inc., a division of Scholastic Inc. It includes seven encyclopedia databases: Encyclopedia America, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge, La Nueva Enciclopedia Cumbre, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, and The New Book of Popular Science.

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