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									                                  J. P. Stevens Databases 2008-09
   EbscoHost Databases:
                            includes: Literary Reference Center, History Reference Center, Science
                            Reference Center, Biography Collection Complete, Book Collection: Nonfiction,
Extended Collection Package
                            International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance, CINAHL & SportDiscus,
                            Education Research Complete, LISTA, and more.
                                offers a global look at history with content from Africa, Asia, North and South
                                America, Europe and the Middle East. World History Collection contains cover-
  History Reference Center
                                to-cover full text for 150 titles, including many peer-reviewed journals. Full text
                                dates as far back as 1964.
                                Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for
                                more than 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra – School Edition
                                also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies,
  MAS-Ultra - School Edition
                                105,786 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 341,655
                                photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to
                                1975) for key magazines.
                                is the worlds most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-
                                text database, with more than 5,990 full-text periodicals, including more than
                                5,030 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers
                                indexing and abstracts for more than 9,990 journals and a total of more than
 Academic Search Complete
                                10,400 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings,
                                etc. The database features PDF content going back as far as 1887, with the
                                majority of full text titles in native (searchable) PDF format. Searchable cited
                                references are provided for more than 1,000 journals.
      Gale Databases:
                             offers easy access to award-winning content based on national curriculum
                             standards. Covering all core curriculum areas, including history, literature,
                             science, social studies, and more, SRC - Gold provides a premium selection of
Student Resource Center-Gold
                             reference material, more than 1,100 full-text periodicals and newspapers,
                             primary sources, creative works, and multimedia, including hours of video and
                             audio clips and podcasts.

                              is a one-stop source for information on today's hottest social issues. OVRC
Opposing Viewpoints Resource features viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazine, academic
  Center with Critical Issues journal, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images
                              and podcasts, and links to websites.

                                Covering world literature and authors throughout history, LitFinder for Schools
                                contains a wealth of literary works, including over 150,000 full-text poems, short
                                stories, speeches, and dramatic works. For students seeking a deeper view into
    LitFinder for Students      literature, LitFinder for Schools also includes biographies, work summaries,
                                author images and a full glossary of literary terms. From Shakespeare's
                                sonnets to the poetry of Maya Angelou or short stories by Edgar Allan Poe to
                                works by Annie Proulx, LitFinder for Schools has you covered.

                                contains full-text journal articles, literary criticism, reviews, biographical
  Literature Resource Center    information, and overviews on over 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all
                                time periods and from around the world.
                               is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for
                               multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible
Gale Virtual Reference Library only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or
                               remotely 24/7. This is an Ebook collection that belongs to J.P. Stevens, as the
                               Library purchased these Ebooks.
                                Connects you to more than 180,000 hand-selected, educator-approved
         NetTrekker             resources and images – organized by grade and readability level and aligned to
                                Texas standards.
                               consists of the following – American History, American History, Issues, World
                               Geography, World History (Ancient), World History (Modern). These give
    ABC-Clio Databases         excellent information on the subjects in each area and include thousands of
                               photos and primary source documents. Each database offers an link to
                               Explore a Topic and one to Analyze a Topic.
                               covers topics on Social Issues, Health, Science and Business. The Pro/Con
                               feature is great for finding an overview of a topic, as well as the Pro argument
      SIRS Researcher
                               with links to articles to support the position and the Con argument with links to
                               articles to support that position.
                            is a comprehensive readers' advisory solution for fiction lovers. With its intuitive
        NoveList Plus       interface and extensive feature content, NoveList will help you to answer the
                            question of what to read next.
                            blends historical analysis with timely updates and expert commentary of
                            Supreme Court decisions, biographies of Supreme Court justices, Supreme
CQ Supreme Court Collection
                            Court institutional history, and the U.S. Constitution. Users can access
                            information by topic, justice, and case name.
                            The CQ news team - by far the largest on Capitol Hill, with more than 100
                            reporters, editors and researchers - covers virtually every act of Congress,
                            delivering nonpartisan news and analysis unavailable anywhere else. You get in
       CQ Weekly            depth reports on issues looming on the congressional horizon, plus a complete
                            wrap up the previous week's news, including the status of bills in play, behind-
                            the-scenes maneuvering, committee and floor activity, debates and all roll-call
                               combines rich and scholarly resources with authoritative, quick-reference
                               coverage of the full subject spectrum. It also offers excellent functionality, and a
                               wide range of additional material such as maps, illustrations, and timelines.
  Oxford Reference Online      Works available include many of the Oxford reference books on the Stevens
                               reference shelves, as well as other Oxford volumes. The Literature component
                               and the Western Civilization component add a number of other reference titles
                               to this Ebook collection.

                               is a time-saving portal to thousands of online resources you can use to explore
                               children's and young adult books and their authors. It provides immediate
                               access to useful materials and exciting programs (short movies, audio book
                               readings, book discussion guides, and more) that add a multimedia dimension
                               to reading. Use TeachingBooks.net to look up any favorite author — from David
                               Macaulay to J.K. Rowling, from Dr. Seuss to Shakespeare — or any title (fiction
                               or nonfiction). You instantly get search results filled with online teaching /
                               learning resources about that author or specific book.

                               is an innovative new gateway that offers users the ability to access and search
                               the vast content of Grove Art Online and Oxford art reference in one location.
                               Oxford Art Online also includes image partnerships with ARTstor, the British
      Grove Art Online
                               Museum, the Museum of Modern Art, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Art
                               Images for College Teaching, Art Resource, Artists Rights Society and
                               numerous international art galleries and artists.
                               has been the leading online resource for music research since its inception in
                               2001, a glorious compendium of music scholarship offering the full texts of The
                               New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, 2nd Edition (2001), The New
                               Grove Dictionary of Opera (1992), and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz, 2nd
     Grove Music Online
                               Edition (2001), as well as all subsequent updates and emendations. Including
                               50,000 signed articles and 28,000 biographies contributed by over 6,000
                               scholars from around the world, Grove Music Online is the unsurpassed
                               authority on all aspects of music.
                              a division of The Associated Press, is one of the world’s largest collections of
                              historical and contemporary imagery. AP Images offers thousands of graphics
        AP Images
                              including diagrams, maps, charts, logos and more. Spanish and German
                              graphics are also available.
                              provides critical country-specific intelligence and data on each of the
                              recognized countries of the world. The Country ReviewsTM are comprehensive
    CountryWatch.com          and regularly updated reports on every country available. The Country WireTM
                              provides daily news coverage for all countries and features up-to-date articles
                              from regional news wire services across the globe.

CountryWatch- Youth Edition   provides country-specific intelligence and data in a youth-friendly format.

                              includes a five-year macroeconomics forecast for each country, and a 20-year
  CountryWatch Forecast
                              forecast on energy demand, supply, and pricing for every country.

                              integrates seamlessly into any curriculum with 8,700 full-length videos
                              segmented into 87,000 content-specific clips tied directly state and national
 United Streaming Videos
                              standards. These may be downloaded and inserted into a PowerPoint
                              presentation or used in the classroom.

                              is a collection of databases that includes American History Online, American
                              Women’s History Online, African-American History Online, American Indian
                              History Online, Ancient and Medieval History Online, World Atlas, Science
                              Online, Health Online, Curriculum Resource Center and Curriculum Resource
                              Center – Junior, Bloom Literary Reference Online, and Ferguson’s Career
                              Guidance Center.

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