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Databases: General

  • Academic Search Complete (EBSCOhost)
    Nearly 6,000 magazines, newspapers, and journals from all academic disciplines.
  • ArticleFirst (FirstSearch)
    Citations from more than 12,000 journals covering business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, science, social science and technology.
  • Britannica Academic
    More than 118,000 articles and 14,000 illustrations plus as well as links to reviewed websites.
  • eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
    eBooks covering a wide range of topics and subject areas. Many are available for checkout and offline viewing. [ Downloading EBSCOhost eBooks ]
  • EBSCOhost Electronic Journals Service (EJS)
    A multi-subject gateway to thousands of e-journals containing articles from hundreds of different publishers, all at one website.
  • Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia (EBSCOhost)
    Provides more than 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
  • Gale eBooks
    Includes several online encyclopedias covering the arts, bioethics, biography, business, crime and justice, education, environment, history, law, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, the nation and the world, philosophy, religion, science and sociology.
  • Google Scholar
    A search engine that allows you to find scholarly resources on the Web.
  • MasterFILE Complete (EBSCOhost)
    Multidisciplinary database providing full text from magazines, newspapers, journals, reference books and primary source documents.
  • Nexis Uni
    Provides full-text access to business, news, and legal publications.
  • Omaha Star (NewsBank)
    Digital images from Omaha's only African-American newspaper. Covers 1938-2011.
  • Omaha World-Herald (NewsBank)
    Full text newspaper articles covering Nebraska and western Iowa dating back to 1983.
  • OmniFile Full Text Select (EBSCOhost)
    Full text articles from approximately 1,000 magazines and journals covering current events, art, applied science and technology, biology, agriculture, education, general science, humanities, law, social sciences and business.
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context
    Pro/con coverage of controversial contemporary issues. Includes full text magazine and newspaper articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents and links to relevant websites.
  • PapersFirst (FirstSearch)
    Indexes papers presented at conferences worldwide.
  • Points of View Reference Center
    Find critical essays of current events with an overview and two sides of the issue.
  • Proceedings
    Indexes worldwide conference proceedings, congresses, exhibitions, meetings, symposia and workshops.
  • SIRS Issues Researcher
    Thousands of full text magazine and newspaper articles exploring current events and social, scientific, health, historic, economic, business, political and global issues.
  • WorldCat (FirstSearch)
    A library catalog describing books, DVDs and other materials available in libraries worldwide.