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Following is a list of recommended database resources.

  • A
    • A-Z List for eJournals
      Contents: Search to determine if CSM has full text access to a particular journal or article
    • Academic Search Complete (EBSCOhost)
      Focus: Multiple subject areas
      Contents: Scholarly journals
    • Annals of American History

      Focus: U.S. history from 1493 to modern times
      Content: Primary source documents and other media

    • ArchiveGrid

      Focus: Arts and Humanities, Engineering, Health Sciences, Science, and Social Sciences
      Contents: Description of archival collections owned by libraries, museums & historical societies

  • B
    • Biography Reference Bank (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: Biographies of over 500,000 people
      Contents: Biographical profiles, articles, interviews, essays, book reviews, performance reviews, speeches, and obituaries

    • Business Source Complete (EBSCOhost)
      Focus: Business
      Content: Peer-reviewed business publications, magazines, non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses
  • C
    • CAMIO

      Focus: Art
      Content: Art museum images

    • Chronicle of Higher Education

      Focus: Higher education
      Content: News, information, and jobs for university faculty members, and administrators

    • CINAHL Complete (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: Nursing, allied health and medicine
      Content: Scholarly journal articles, health care book chapters, nursing dissertations, conference proceedings, standards of practice and audiovisual materials

    • Credo Reference

      Focus: Multiple subject areas
      Content: Subject encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, reference handbooks, short reference videos, high-resolution art images and images from other subject areas

  • D
  • E
    • EBSCOhost
      Access point for all Ebsco databases subscribed to by College of Saint Mary
    • ERIC

      Focus: Education
      Content: Scholarly journals, reports, conference papers and books

    • European Views of the Americas: 1493-1750 (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: European works that relate to the Americas
      Content: Index of books, manuscripts, and other materials printed in Europe

  • F
    • Films on Demand

      Focus: Business & Economics, Health & Medicine, Humanities & Social Sciences, and Science & Mathematics, Travel & Fitness Programming, and How-To
      Content: Streaming educational videos

    • FirstSearch

      Focus: Sciences, humanities, business, and social sciences
      Content: Collection of databases with access to citations and abstracts from scholarly journals

  • G
    • Global Issues in Context

      Focus: Global Perspectives in Politics, Geography, Health and Medicine, Science, Technology, Culture, Law, and more
      Content: Newspapers, magazines, journal articles, blogs, reference, primary source documents, videos, statistics, and country information

    • GreenFILE (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: Global Climate Change, Green Building, Pollution, Sustainable Agriculture, Renewable Energy, Recycling, and more
      Content: Scholarly articles, government documents and reports

  • J
    • Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA)

      Focus: Medical research and information
      Content: Journal articles covering general medicine and specialties

    • Journal of Catholic Higher Education
      Focus: Catholic higher education 
      Contents: Peer reviewed articles and commentary published by the Association of Catholic Colleges and Universities

    • JSTOR Life Sciences Collection

      Focus: Multidisciplinary collection in Field Sciences, Medicine, Nursing, Epidemiology, and Public Health
      Content: Journal articles covering Ecology, Botany, Plant Sciences, Conservation, Zoology, General Science, and Health Sciences

    • JSTOR Sustainability Collection

      Focus: Academic and policy research on environmental stresses and their impact on society
      Content: Journal articles and research reports covering Environmental Studies, Business & Economics, Law, Environmental Science, Aquatic and Biological Sciences, Ecology, and Urban Studies

  • L
  • M
    • MasterFILE Complete (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: Business, Healthcare, Education, Fitness, Education, Sports & Leisure, Personal Finance, General Science, Multicultural Issues, DIY and Fashion
      Content: Reference books, primary source documents, image collection, maps & flags

  • N
    • Nebraska Access
      Access to multiple databases provided to Nebraska residents
    • The New England Journal of Medicine

      Focus: Medical Research and Information
      Content: Peer reviewed journal articles covering biomedical science and clinical practice

    • Nexis Uni (Formerly Lexis Academic)
      Focus: Business and Law
      Content: Newspaper Articles, Business and Company Information, Government Information, Legal Cases, and Law Review Articles
  • O
    • OvidSP

      Focus: Nursing and Medicine
      Content: Scholarly Journals

  • P
    • ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source

      Focus: Healthcare Research and Information, covering Nursing and Allied health
      Content: Scholarly journals, dissertations and theses, video and audio, books, conference papers & proceedings, figures, magazine, reports, tables, trade journals, working papers

    • PsycARTICLES (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: Psychology
      Content: Scholarly Articles

    • Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: Adult, child & adolescent psychology and various areas of counseling
      Content: Scholarly Articles

    • PubMed

      Focus: Biomedicine and Health, Life Sciences, Behavioral Sciences, Chemical Sciences, and Bioengineering
      Content: Citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites

  • R
  • S
    • Science & Technology Collection (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: Aeronautics, Astrophysics, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Technology, Geology, Aviation, Physics, Archaeology, Marine Sciences and Materials Science
      Content: Scholarly Articles

    • ScienceDirect

      Focus: Scientific, Technical and Health Information
      Content: Scholarly Articles

  • T
    • Teacher Reference Center (EBSCOhost)

      Focus: Assessment, Best Practices, Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Administration, Science & Mathematics, and Teacher Education
      Content: Scholarly Journal Abstracts

  • V
    • Very Short Introductions

      Focus: Multiple Subject Areas
      Content: Introductions covering climate change, human rights, religion, economics, law, philosophy, science, and many more subjects. Written by experts in the field of study. Oxford University Press

  • W
    • Wiley Online Library

      Focus: Medicine, Psychology, Forensics, Education, Theology and Public Affairs
      Content: Scholarly Articles