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Literature Resource Center

Provides access to Contemporary Authors, Dictionary of Literary Biography, and selected articles in Contemporary Literary Criticism, as well as other resources.

Lynda.com

Provides access to over 3,500 video tutorial courses from industry experts on interpersonal, creative, technical, and professional skills.

MAS Ultra: School Edition

Contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra – School Edition also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

MasterFILE Premier

Provides full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Premier also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps & flags.

MathSciNet

Contains citations, reviews, and abstracts of research in the mathematical sciences.

MEDLINE

Provides citations of journal articles and other resources in medicine and related disciplines.

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print

Provides full text, searchable access to Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print.

Military & Government Collection

Provides citations of journal and newspaper articles about the U.S. military.

MLA International Bibliography

Provides citations of journal articles and other resources in the discipline of English and other modern languages, literatures, folklore, and linguistics.

Music Index

Provides citations of journal articles, reviews of recordings and performances, and other resources in music.

Nature.com

Provides access to publications from the Nature Publishing Group in different subject areas, including biotechnology, cancer, chemistry, clinical medicine, dentistry, developmental biology, drug discovery, earth sciences, evolution & ecology, genetics, immunology, materials science, medicine, microbiology, molecular cell biology, neuroscience, pharmacology, and physics.

Naxos Music Library

Provides streaming access to more than 49,000 CDs with more than 711,000 tracks, standard and rare repertoire, from over 250 classical, jazz and world music labels. Includes most liner notes and the ability to create personalized playlists.

Naxos Music Library World

Offers a wide range of World music, from legendary historical musical performances to contemporary world music. Recordings of over 32,000 artists are represented.

NBER Working Papers

Provides access to the working papers of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

New Oxford Shakespeare

Presents an entirely new consideration of all of Shakespeare's works, edited from first principles from the base-texts themselves, and drawing on the latest textual and theatrical scholarship.

New Testament Abstracts

Provides citations and abstracts of journal articles and other resources in New Testament studies.

New York Times

The New York Times provides access to both current and historical content dating back to 1850. Viewable online and through mobile app. First time users must register. Please click here to learn how to create your account. Additional information is available online.

Newspaper Source

Provides citations of articles from U.S. and international newspapers, as well as television and radio transcripts.

Nexis Uni

Formerly known as LexisNexis Academic. Features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis®—including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790—with an improved interface that offers quick discovery across all content types, personalization features such as Alerts and saved searches and a collaborative workspace with shared folders and annotated documents. Nexis Uni support pages.

Occupational Outlook Handbook

Provides basic information about occupations, such as working conditions, training and other qualifications, job outlook, and earnings.

Old Testament Abstracts

Provides citations and abstracts of journal articles, books, and chapters in books in the discipline of Biblical studies.

Opera in Video

Contains nearly 300 of the most important opera performances, captured on video through staged productions, interviews, and documentaries, delivered online through streaming video. Selections represent the world's best performers, conductors, and opera houses and are based on a work's importance to the operatic canon.

Oxford Art Online

Provides full text, searchable access to Grove Art Online, The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Concise Dictionary of Art Terms, and the Oxford Companion to Western Art.

Oxford English Dictionary

Provides the full text of The Oxford English Dictionary (OED), 2nd edition, with updates and additional special features.

Oxford Music Online

Provides the full text of all articles published in The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd edition, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd edition. Now also contains The Oxford Dictionary of Music and The Oxford Companion to Music.

Oxford Scholarship Online: Religion

Part of Oxford Scholarship Online, the subject area Religion provides cross-searchable, fully-indexed access to the full text and abstracts of classic and newly published Oxford books in the area of religion. Includes coverage of: Biblical studies, Buddhism, Church history, Early Christian studies, Hinduism, History of Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Philosophy of religion, Religion and literature, Religion and society. Religion in the ancient world, Sikhism, Theology, and World religions.

PapersFirst

Provides citations of papers presented and subsequently published that were received by the British Library Document Supply Centre.

Periodicals Archive Online (PAO)

Provides access to a unique collection of 100 academic journals that present scholarly research in multiple disciplines. Although this resource offers several collections, Buswell Library provides access specifically to Collection 1.

Philosopher's Index

Provides citations and abstracts of journal articles and other resources in philosophy and the philosophical aspects of other disciplines.

Philpapers: Philosophical Research Online

Joint US/UK/Australian project providing some full text articles and otherwise citations to articles, books, and papers in philosophy. Monitors around 350 philosophy journals.