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Multidisciplinary Resources (all subjects)

Britannica Academic Edition
Introductory essays on all areas of knowledge. Great for getting started and for fact-checking.

Credo Reference
Introductory essays from 800+ subject encyclopedias and other reference books from 100+ publishers. Also includes sizeable collections of art images.

Academic Search Premier
Academic Search Premier contains articles from nearly 5000 scholarly journals, trade magazines, and popular (general interest) magazines. A wide variety of scholarly disciplines are included. Full text for over 4000 titles.

OpenDissertations
A selective index to Ph.D. dissertations completed at American and international universities.
No Full Text.

Google Scholar
A free multidisciplinary index to scholarly articles.
No Full Text. Consult a librarian before purchasing articles!

News Sources

New York Times
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NewsBank

Regional Business News
Local and regional business news sources.

Issues and Controversies

Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center
This database provides a multifaceted collection of opinion essays on many controversial topics. For best results, use the Browse Topics feature. Critical thinking required!

Points of View
This tool is very similar to Opposing Viewpoints, but the topic list is slightly different.