Alphabetical List of Databases

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Abilene Library Catalog
Library materials located McMurry University, Abilene Christian University, Abilene Public Library, Hardin-Simmons University, and Howard Payne University. (ALC)

Academic Search Complete
Full text, scholarly, multi-disciplinary database covering areas of academic study. (EBSCO)

Academic Video Online
Access 89,000+ tiles including documentaries, interviews, performances, news programs and newsreels, award-winning films and more. Subject areas include Business & Economics, Counseling & Therapy, Diversity Studies, Education, Nursing, Science, Documentary Film, and Feature Films and more.

Accessible Archives
Primary source newspapers, magazines, and books from the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries

ACS Publications (American Chemical Society)
Full text electronic access to over 60 peer-reviewed research journals and other related texts published, or co-published, by the American Chemical Society, a leading publisher in chemical and related sciences. (Direct)

ACT® and SAT® Test Preparation Center
Tutorials for ACT and SAT tests. Finder tool for schools and scholarships. (EBSCO)

Adult Core Skills
Tutorials for math skills, reading, writing, speaking, grammar, and U.S. citizenship. (EBSCO)

Advanced Technologies & Aerospace Collection
Over 26 million A&I records and over 2,250 full-text titles that date back to 1962 on aeronautics, astronautics, communications, computer and information technology, electronics, lasers, solid-state materials and devices, space sciences, and telecommunications. (ProQuest)

The National Agricultural Library citations of journal articles, books, and more.

Agricultural & Environmental Science Collection
Full-text articles and bibliographic records in agricultural economics; animal and veterinary sciences; aquaculture and fisheries; farming and farming systems; food and human nutrition; forestry; and plant sciences. (ProQuest)

Alt HealthWatch
Focuses on holistic and alternative medicine. Includes pamphlets, booklets, special reports, original research, book excerpts, and full text articles from nearly 180 international journals, many peer-reviewed. (EBSCO)

Link from FirstSearch. Index of journal articles from the table of contents of publications in business, humanities, medicine, popular culture, social sciences, science, and technology publications. Some links to full text. (FirstSearch)

Astrophysics Data System (ADS)
Digital library portal to abstracts and full text articles and publications in astronomy, physics, astrophysics, geophysics, and science education. (Web)

ATLA Religion Database (American Theological Library Association)
Indexes articles, essays, and book reviews related to a wide range of scholarly fields related to religion.

Austin American-Statesman (1871–1980)


Behavior and Mental Health Online
Access a collection of videos and text for anyone studying or teaching in the area of mental health. Subjects include counseling, social work, nursing, psychology, and behavioral health.

Bibliography of Native North Americans
Native North American culture, history, and life from the sixteenth century to the present; topics include archaeology, multicultural relations, governance, gaming, legend, and literacy. Citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada, some full text. (EBSCO)

Biological Science Collection
Coverage of biological science fields including animal behavior, aquatic life and fisheries, chemoreception, biochemistry, ecology, plant science, toxicology, virology, microbiology, immunology genetics, health and safety science, oncogenes, entomology, and endocrinology neuroscience. Content: scholarly journals, trade journals, conference papers and proceedings, books, government & official publications, magazines, newspapers, video and audio. (ProQuest)

BioOne Complete
Biological, ecological, and environmental sciences full text articles from a collection of electronic journals published by relevant scholarly societies. Also provides dynamic links to cited references. (Direct)

Book Review Digest Plus (H.W. Wilson)
Book reviews on a wide array of subjects, including art, biography, business, education, general interest, history, humanities, literature, music, and religion. Citation and full text reviews back to 1983. (EBSCO)

Britannica Academic
Searchable content from one of the most authoritative information sources in the world. Offers cross-referenced articles, images, maps, video, country statistics and comparisons, history timelines, notable quotes, and classic essays. (Direct)

Business Abstracts with Full Text (H.W. Wilson)
Full text articles from business publications and scholarly journals; provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more. (EBSCO)

Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Reference Center
Covers all aspects of business continuity and disaster recovery (BC/DR), including risk evaluation, emergency preparedness and crisis communications. Content includes more than 240 full-text publications, cover-to-cover indexing for more than 260 publications, more than 420,000 records with subject headings from an extensive thesaurus. (EBSCO)

Business Source Complete
Full text articles from journals and major reference works in all disciplines of business including marketing, management, accounting, finance and economics. Also case studies, investment research reports, industry reports, market research reports, country reports, company profiles, SWOT analyses and more. (EBSCO)


Cambridge Ejournals
Cambridge Core is the place to find valuable, useful and inspirational research and academic information. With over 1.8 million journal articles and 46,000+ books, Cambridge Core is the central destination for academic research

Career Center Plus
Tutorials and test exams for workplace skills and for careers in allied health, social caseworkers, culinary arts, law enforcement, military, legal professions, nursing, and teaching, and for WorkKeys Assessments and TOEIC. (EBSCO)

Chilton Library (Gale: Chilton Library for car repair)
Car-care guidance. Provides step-by-step service and repair procedures, wiring diagrams, maintenance and specification tables, troubleshooting guides and diagnostic trouble codes, photos, illustrations, diagrams and multimedia (videos and animations), ASE test prep. (Gale)

Chronicle of Higher Education
Weekly news and job-information source for college and university faculty members, administrators, and students.

CINAHL Plus with Full Text (Cumulative Index of Nursing and Allied Health Literature)
Indexes nursing and allied health literature; provides full text from 1981. Covers nursing, biomedicine, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and allied health disciplines. Includes health care books and journals, nursing dissertations, conference proceedings, standards of practice, evidence-based care sheets, educational software, and audiovisuals. (EBSCO)

Cochrane Library
Collection of databases that contain different types of high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision-making. (Direct)

College Admissions Test Preparation
Tutorials for ACT, SAT, PSAT/NMSQT, AP, TOEFL iBT, IELTS tests, and for college admissions essay writing. (EBSCO)

College Center Plus
Tutorials in math, reading, grammar, writing, and science. Preps for exams in graduate school admissions, college placement, state placement, CLEP, and DSST. Information on schools and scholarships. (EBSCO)

College Success Skills Center
Tutorials, articles, eBooks on organizational strategies, classroom success, information literacy, getting academic support, and personal success. (EBSCO)

Communications & Mass Media
Scholarly literature on all aspects of communication studies, including discourse analysis, linguistics, media studies, and rhetoric.

Computer Skills Center
Tutorials in computer basics, Internet basics, Microsoft software tools, Adobe illustrator and Photoshop, and Windows operating systems.(EBSCO)

Computer Source
Contains nearly 300 full-text journals and magazines covering topics such as computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software. Computer Source™ provides a balance of full-text technical journals and full-text consumer computer titles. (EBSCO)

Consumer Health Complete
Content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary and holistic medicine. Content includes more than 500 full-text journals and magazines, 240 full-text health reference books and encyclopedias, 2,600 full-text evidence-based health reports, 500 medical images and diagrams, 250 animations with audio narration, articles covering teen health topics, articles covering senior health topics, full-text consumer health pamphlets and leaflets. (EBSCO)

Copyright Office Online
Copyright and fair use, copyright registration, and copyright law information and updates, including publications and fact sheets. (Web)


Dallas Morning News Historical Archives
Digitized pages of the Dallas area newspaper from 1885 to 1984, including articles, display and classified ads, photos, and graphics, all searchable by keyword and date. (Direct)

DOAJ Directory of Open Access Journals
Comprehensive directory of scientific and scholarly journals; many provide free access to full text articles. Covers research in the sciences, literature, law, politics, economics, philosophy, and religion among other topics. (Web)


Earth, Atmospheric & Aquatic Science Collection
Full-text content on geology & earth science from scholarly journals, trade journals, conference proceedings, and other sources. (ProQuest)

Ebook Central – eLibro and SciTech collections
Scholarly eBooks from leading publishers. It covers the arts, business, education, health & medicine, history, law, literature & language, religion & philosophy, science & technology and the social sciences. (ProQuest)

eBook Collection
Electronic versions of reference, professional and scholarly books in a wide variety of subjects. Read the digitized texts page by page or search for specific content. (EBSCO)

Group listing of full text and bibliographic databases designed for research and covering a broad range of subjects. (EBSCO)

Educational Administration Abstracts
Bibliographic records covering all areas of educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management and educational research. Content includes more than 160,000 records, records dating back to 1965. (EBSCO)

El Paso Times, 1881–2009 (plus annual updates) and El Paso Herald Post, 1896–1996

ERIC (Education Resources Information Center)
Provides access to education literature and resources through citations, abstracts, and some full text.  Indexes RIE-Resources in Education, CIJE-Current Index to Journals in Education, and some unpublished material, from 1966 to the present. (EBSCO)

Essay and General Literature Index (H.W. Wilson)
Covers the entire range of humanities and social sciences. Provides citations of works contained in collections of essays and miscellaneous works published in the United States, Great Britain, and Canada since 1985. (EBSCO)

Electronic Collections Online (ECO)
Link from FirstSearch, provides bibliographic information for articles from selected scholarly journals covering a broad range of subjects, with links to full text for subscribed content. (FirstSearch)

ETOH Database (formerly Alcohol and Alcohol Problems Science Database)
The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism portal for information related to alcohol abuse research and related topics from 1960 to the present. (Web)

Explora for Elementary
Designed specifically for students and educators. The elementary school version highlights relevant, reliable, and age-appropriate content that’s easy and fun for young learners to search and explore.(EBSCO)

Explora for High School
High-quality content and technology for high schools.(EBSCO)

Explora for Public Libraries
High-quality content and technology for public libraries , including research databases, ebooks, audiobooks, digital magazines . (EBSCO)


Family Studies Abstracts
Bibliographic records covering family dynamics topics, such as divorce, family therapy, marriage. Content includes more than 120,000 records. Weekly updates. (EBSCO)

Federal Register
Contains federal agency regulations, proposed Rules and Notices of interest to the public, executive orders, proclamations, other Presidential documents. (Web)

Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index
Covers journal articles, book reviews, and essays in books about women, sexuality, and gender during the Middle Ages. (Web)

Collection of 12 databases offering bibliographic information and some full text in a wide range of subject areas. (FirstSearch)

Fuente Academica Premier
Over 250 scholarly Spanish language periodicals covering a variety of academic subjects from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. Full text coverage. (EBSCO)

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas. (EBSCO)


Gale Databases
Access to Chilton’s Library, Gale Legal Forms, Health Reference Center Academic, Opposing Viewpoints in Context, Science in Context. (Gale)

Google Scholar
Scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources, including theses, books, abstracts and articles from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. (Web)

Scholarly, government and general-interest titles covering human impact to the environment, including global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. Some full text. (EBSCO)


Handbook of Texas Online
Multidisciplinary encyclopedia of Texas history, geography, cultural events, people, and places. Full text articles. (Web)

HCI Bibliography: Human-Computer Interactions Resources
Over 126,000 publications on the design, evaluation and implementation of interactive computing systems for human use. Covers conferences, journals, books, and internet resources. (Web)

Health and Medicine (Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine)
Respected nursing, allied health and medical journals, consumer health magazines, newsletters, pamphlets, newspaper articles, topical overviews, and medical reference books. Provides citations and some full text and images. (Gale)

Health Source – Consumer Edition
Health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. (EBSCO)

Health Source: Nursing/Academic
Full-text database covering nursing and allied health topics, including pediatric nursing, critical care, mental health, nursing management, medical law and more. Content includes more than 320 full-text journals, 250 peer-reviewed, full-text journals, indexing and abstracting from more than 840 journals. (EBSCO)

Internet database service launched in 2000 that is a source of legal information. It is published by William S. Hein & Co., Inc. and provides access to a large number of law libraries. (Web)

HeritageQuest Online
Essential database resource for genealogical and historical researchers, includes Census images and name indexes, thousands of family and local histories, periodical articles index, and Freedman’s Bank records. (TexShare)

High School Equivalency Center
Tutorials on reading, writing, math, grammar, and vocabulary. Preps for GED, GED en Espanol, HiSET, TASC. Tutorials also in Spanish. (EBSCO)

HighWire Press
Full text life science articles from high-impact, peer-reviewed journals published by scholarly science societies, university presses, and noted science publishers. Provided by Stanford University. (Web)

Hobbies & Crafts Reference Center
“How-to” instructions for hobby enthusiasts. (EBSCO)

Home Improvement Reference Center
Full-text articles and images for home improvement and repair projects. (EBSCO)

Homeland Security Digital Library
Premier collection of documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management. Includes key policy documents, presidential directives, strategy documents, and research reports. (Web)

Humanities Full Text
Indexes periodicals in the humanities; topics include art, classical studies, dance, film, journalism, philosophy, and religion. (TexShare)


Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Indexes of information science, including cataloging, classification, online information retrieval, information management, search engines, and electronic publishing; items include journal articles, books, research reports, conference proceedings and patents. Some links to full text. (EBSCO)


Job and Career Accelerator
Provides patrons with career-oriented and academic resources available to help with, job preparation, career advancement, career changes, and re-entry into the workforce. Access more than 800 online practice tests, including GMAT, GRE, LSAT, and MCAT. (TexShare)

Archive of scholarly content in the disciplines of the arts, sciences, humanities, business, and mathematics. Named for Journal Storage, this database is a trusted offering high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. Contains back issues; no current issues. Some links to full text. (JSTOR)

JSTOR Global Plants
World’s largest database of digitized plant specimens and a locus for international scientific research and collaboration. (JSTOR)


Learning Express Library
Career and job search platform. Guides patron in writing resumes, cover letters and tracking their job search. (EBSCO)

Legal Collection
Indexes respected, scholarly peer-reviewed law publications; includes journals, documents, and case studies. Provides information on topics such as criminal justice, international law, federal law, organized crime, medical, labor & human resource law, ethics, and the environment. Some links to full text. (EBSCO)

Legal Forms
Wide selection of essential state-specific (and multi-state) legal forms that may be customized for the most common legal procedures. Includes real estate contracts, wills, pre-marital agreements, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord tenant and many others. (Gale)

Legal Information Reference Center
Designed to assist the general public in legal matters of all kinds. It includes exclusive full text for many top consumer legal reference books, as well as thousands of legal forms. Content includes 580 full-text publications and reference books, more than 13,000 state-specific legal forms, 8,200 federal forms searchable by state, 1,000 of multi-state legal forms. (EBSCO)

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Librarianship and information science database, with coverage back to the 1960s. Provides citations and abstracts from periodical articles, books, research reports, and conference proceedings. (EBSCO)

Life Magazine Archive 1936-2000
Photojournalism magazine.

Literary Reference Center
Author biographies, plot summaries and work overviews; full-text essays from leading publishers, literary reference books and monographs, cover-to-cover full text for literary magazines and journals; book reviews from the most prestigious publications; poems from hundreds of sources, short stories, classic texts, and author interviews. (EBSCO)


MAS Complete
Contains full text for hundreds of popular high school oriented magazines covering a wide-range of general subject areas and current events. Also provides biographies, reference book articles, primary source documents, and images of photos, maps, flags, and color PDFs. Designed for high school libraries. (EBSCO)

MasterFILE Complete
Coverage includes business, health, education, general science, and multi-cultural issues; dates back to 1975. Contains full text for general reference magazines and publications, reference works, primary source documents, photos, maps and images. Designed for public libraries. (EBSCO)

Materials Science & Engineering Collection
Covers topics such as metals, polymers, ceramics, composites, and biomaterials and dealing with areas such as corrosion, molding and casting, treatment, recycling, testing, finishing, welding, forming, new technologies and engineering research, including civil, mechanical, environmental, earthquake, mechanical, and transportation. Sources go beyond scholarly journals to include grey literature including patents, conference proceedings, government reports, and more. (ProQuest)

Full text of 192 medical research and investigative journals in Spanish from renowned Latin American medical publishers. (EBSCO)

Bibliographic database by the U.S. National Library of Science. Contains citations and abstracts of biomedical and health journals on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, clinical care, public health, and pre-clinical sciences. Some links to full text. (EBSCO)

Middle Search Plus
Full text from popular magazines for middle and junior high school research, plus biographies, historical essays, primary source documents, reference books, and images. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Remote access with University Network account. (EBSCO)

Military & Government Collection
Current news pertaining to the military with full text for nearly 300 periodicals, academic journals and other content. Remote access with University Network account. (EBSCO)

Military Collection
Covers topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering, and more. Content: scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more. Over 700 publications, with more than 500 available in full-text. (ProQuest)


National Archives
Legal or historical documents and materials created and maintained by the United States Federal government. (Web)

National Cancer Institute
Maintains long-term storage of publicly available cancer genomic and clinical data. (Web)

National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS)
Provides justice and drug-related information to support research, policy, and program development worldwide. (Web)

National Geographic Magazine Archive. 1888-2020

National Institutes of Health
Federal agency provides web links of 27 health related Institutes and Centers such as the National Cancer Institute, National Institute on Aging, National Human Genome Research Institute, National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institute of Nursing Research, and the National Library of Medicine. (Web)

Natural Science Collection
Life, earth, agricultural & environmental sciences. Content type: scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, video and audio. (ProQuest)

Nexis Uni
Over 6,000 news, business, and legal sources. News coverage includes back files and current national and regional newspapers, wire services, and international news. Business includes company information and financials. Legal sources include federal and state cases, tax law, and patents. Some full text.

Newspaper Source PLUS
Full text for over 40 U.S. and international newspapers and selected full text for over 300 regional U.S. newspapers. Also includes television and radio news transcripts. (EBSCO)

Newsweek Magazine Archive, 1933-2012

Nursing Collection by Ovid Lippencott Springhouse
Nursing electronic books; content includes nursing interventions, procedures, and techniques. Contains manuals of care plans, lab and diagnostic tests, nursing practice, complementary therapies, and current drug guides. (Proquest)


Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale in Context: Opposing Viewpoints)
Covers today’s hottest social issues, supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes. Includes pro/con viewpoints, reference articles, interactive maps, infographics. Periodical content covers current events, news and commentary, economics, environmental issues, political science. Specific titles include The New York Times, Newsweek, Foreign Policy, American Scientist, and Education Week. (Gale)

Original Sources (Britannica Original Sources)
Original source documents, critical selections, and acclaimed works in history, literature, social science, political science, law, science, mathematics, religion, philosophy, and language. Over 350,000 documents and 5,000 books from Encyclopedia Britannica. (Direct)

OSTI (Office of Scientific and Technical Information)
The primary search tool for DOE science, technology, and engineering research and development results and the organizational hub for information about the DOE Office of Scientific and Technical Information. Research results include journal articles/accepted manuscripts and related metadata; technical reports; scientific research datasets and collections; scientific software; patents; conference and workshop papers; books and theses; and multimedia. OSTI.GOV contains over 3 million records, including citations to 1.5 million journal articles, 1 million of which have digital object identifiers (DOIs) linking to full-text articles on publishers’ websites. (Web)


Index of papers published and presented at conferences, congresses, symposiums, and expositions worldwide. Remote access with University Network account. (FirstSearch)

Play Index
Covers classic and historical plays, along with the works of contemporary playwrights. Content includes one-act plays, plays in verse, musicals, radio and television plays, classic drama and monologues. Contains about 34,000 plays and more than 600 monologues published individually or in collections from 1949 to the present. (EBSCO)

Political Database of the Americas
Offers centralized and systematized information about institutions and political processes, national constitutions, branches of government, elections, political constitutional studies and other subjects related to the strengthening of democracy in the region. A project of the Center for Latin American Studies at Georgetown University. (Web)

An index of conferences, congresses, symposiums, expositions and workshops worldwide. Most records contain a list of papers presented. Select database from dropdown menu in FirstSearch: “In: Proceedings.” Remote access with University Network account. (FirstSearch)

ProQuest Databases
Access to Ebook Central, GeoRef, Military, and SciTech Databases.

Professional Development Collection
Specialized collection of electronic information especially for educators, professional librarians, and education researchers. Includes full text journals, abstracted and indexed journals, and educational reports. Remote access with University account. (EBSCO)

Primary Search
Full text for popular elementary school magazines back to 1990, the American Heritage Children’s Dictionary, and an image collection of photos, maps and flags. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Remote access with University Network account. (EBSCO)

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
Provides hundreds of full-text psychology journals, including many indexed in PsycINFO. It offers particularly strong coverage in child and adolescent psychology and counseling. Subjects include anthropology, emotional and behavioral characteristics, mental processes, observational and experimental methods, psychiatry and psychology. Content includes more than 480 full-text journals, 300 full-text journals with citations in PsycINFO. (EBSCO)

PsycINFO is the world’s largest resource devoted to peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health including the fields of psychology, sociology, education, business, neuroscience, nursing, and law. It indexes and provides abstracts for over 2500 journals and other resources.  Full text linking is available to many of the articles. (EBSCO)

More than 25 million 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. (Web)


Race Relations Abstracts
Resource for ethnic and racial studies, this database includes abstracting for the top academic journals, books, periodicals and newspapers related to the field. Subjects include ethnic studies, discrimination, immigration studies, ideology, community relations. Content includes more than 84,000 records, coverage dating back to 1903. (EBSCO)

Recursos para hispanohablantes
This center provides learning tools as well as career and citizenship resources to help busy adults improve their basic skills, earn a GED® credential or become a U.S. citizen.
Herramientas de aprendizaje, carrera y ciudadanía en español. Este centro ofrece a los adultos que están muy ocupados los recursos para mejorar sus habilidades básicas, ganar sus credenciales de GED® o ser ciudadano estadounidense. (EBSCO)

Referencia Latina
Full-text Spanish-language database covers a broad array of subjects inside and outside academia. It offers content from a variety of sources, including reference books, general interest magazines and health reports. Content includes ​more than 150 multidisciplinary reference books, 50 general interest magazines, 2,500 health reports, 1 million images with captions in Spanish. (EBSCO)

Regional Business News
Full text business publications, on a regional level, for the United States and Canada. Resources include newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, trade publications, magazines and newswires, with full-text content coverage spanning more than 22 years. Remote access with University Network account. (EBSCO)

Religion & Philosophy Collection
Provides coverage of key theological and philosophical resources spanning over 100 years. Full text of scholarly journals covering topics such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. Remote access with University Network account. (EBSCO)


Salud en Español (Consumer Health Complete in Spanish)
Topic-specific reports covering all aspects of health and wellness, including overviews of diseases, conditions, procedures and various treatments. Salud en Español is the one-stop resource for evidence-based reports and fact sheets in the Spanish language. Subjects include aging and wellness, alternative medicine, first aid, infant/Child care and illness, cancer, diabetes, obesity, pregnancy, asthma, heart disease, depression, arthritis. (EBSCO)

School Center
Tutorials for elementary, middle, and high school logic, math, reading comprehension, writing, grammar, science, social studies, technology, trigonometry vocabulary, spelling, high school entrance exams, STAAR, TAKS, TSI tests. (EBSCO)

Science (Gale in Context: Science)
Provides contextual information on hundreds of today’s most significant science topics. Showcases how scientific disciplines relate to real-world issues ranging from bacteria to obesity and weather. Full-text articles include national and global publications as well as 200+ experiments, projects, and top reference content. (Gale)
Gateway to over 60 databases and over 2200 selected websites from 15 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information including research and development results. (Web)

Science & Technology Collection
Contains full text for scholarly journals covering scientific and technological subject areas. Topics include aeronautics, astrophysics, aviation, biology, chemistry, computer technology, geology, marine sciences, materials science, and physics. Remote access with University Network account. (EBSCO)
Portal for online journals in engineering, sports, soil science, business, science. Journals and article on online publishing. (Web)

SciTech Premium Collection
Includes the Natural Science Collection and the Technology Collection and provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, video and audio. (ProQuest)

Serials Directory
Accurate up-to-date bibliographic information for popular serials including current pricing structures, publisher e-mail and Internet addresses, and Library of Congress and Dewey Decimal classifications. Remote access with University Network account. (TexShare)

Short Story Index
Detailed indexing of more than 145,000 stories from more than 6,400 collections and anthologies as far back as 1984. (TexShare)

Small Business Reference Center
Detailed “how-to” instructions buying, running, managing, or selling a small business. (EBSCO)

Small Engine Repair Reference Center
Search by product type, brand, or model for maintenance and repair guides. (EBSCO)

Provides sports and sports medicine research in fitness, health, management, and sports. The database includes hundreds of full-text sports medicine journals.

SSRN (Social Science Research Network)
Repository and international journal devoted to the rapid dissemination of scholarly research in the social sciences, physical sciences, and humanities. Academic papers in PDF format are uploaded directly to the SSRN site and are then available around the world via download. (Web)

Sustainability Reference Center
Covers all aspects of sustainability, including environmental stewardship, corporate social responsibility and federal, state and local regulations, “Green” issues and initiatives, ISO 14000. It includes more than 500 full text journals, magazines, books and trade publications. (EBSCO)


Teacher Reference Center
A complimentary research database for teachers, TRC provides indexing and abstracts for more than 200 peer-reviewed journals. Topics of interest include assessment, best practices, continuing education, pedagogical research, curriculum development, elementary education, higher education, instructional media, language arts, literacy standards, school administration, science & mathematics, and teacher education. (EBSCO)

Resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K-12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities. (TexShare)

Technology Collection
Full-text content on advanced technology, aerospace, engineering, material science from scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more. (ProQuest)

Texas Almanac
Reference work providing information for the general public on the history of Texas and its people, government and politics, economics, natural resources, holidays, culture, education, recreation, the arts, and other topics.

Texas Demographic Center
Focal point for the production, interpretation, and distribution of demographic information for Texas. (Web)

Texas Digital Sanborn Maps
Digitized maps chart the growth and development of Texas towns and cities. Maps include street names and building numbers, and provide some architectural and historical details. Browse by city and date. Remote access with University Network account. (ProQuest)

Texas Reference Center
Includes more than 80 full text journals and books about Texas history, ethnic & cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business as well as home & garden and sports & leisure. The database contains biographies portraying famous historical and contemporary Texans. Remote access with University Network account. (EBSCO)

TexShare Databases
A group of authoritative commercial databases offered through a resource-sharing program of the Texas State Library and Archives Commission.

Time Magazine Archive 1923-2000
Prominent weekly news magazine.

Current events database that offers full text and some indexing for research concerning social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today’s classrooms. Remote access with University Network account. (EBSCO)

Toxicology Literature Online (TOXLINE)
Bibliographic database with an assortment of citations from specialized journals and other sources. It provides references covering the biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological effects of drugs and other chemicals. (Web)

Twentieth-Century Poetry (American and English)
A collection of full text poetry and author information providing a unique survey of modern and contemporary American poetry movements and distinctive literary tradition since 1900. Also, full text poetry and author information on authors originally from or based in the British Commonwealth from 1900. May include biographies. (ProQuest)


United Nations Statistics Division (UNSD)
Compiles and disseminates global statistical information. (Web)

United States Census Bureau
The U.S. Dept. of Commerce Census Bureau website offers quality data about the nation’s people and economy including housing, income, economic indicators, NAICS, foreign trade, geographic maps, and TIGER. (Web)

U.S. Government Publishing Office
information products and services for all three branches of the Federal Government, including U.S. passports for the Department of State as well as the official publications of Congress, the White House, and other Federal agencies in digital and print formats. (Web)

U.S. National Library of Medicine
Search portal for PubMed, MedlinePlus, Open-i, TOXNET,, BLAST. (Web)

U.S. News & World Report Archive 1926-1984
Weekly news magazine for politics, world events, and business.
Portal to federal, state, and local government information by topic and agency. Covers wide range of topics, including health, science, technology, and social sciences. (Web)


Virtual Religion Index
Religion-related hyperlinks provided not only to homepages but to major directories & documents. (Web)

Vocational & Career Collection
Full-text coverage for nearly 400 trade and industry related periodicals including American Machinist, Modern Machine Shop, Pediatric Nursing, Wireless Week, Drug Store News, Reeves Journal, Hotel & Motel Management, Restaurant Business, Advertising Age, and many more. In addition to the full text, indexing and abstracting are provided for over 650 journals. (EBSCO)


Wiley Online Library
Allows searching of articles from hundreds of electronic journals published by Wiley and related companies, as well as a vast and growing collection of reference works and other books.

OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. Use WorldCat ILL link for interlibrary loan requests. Remote access with University Network account. (FirstSearch)

WorldCat Dissertations
Bibliographic records for dissertations held in libraries around the world. Select from “Jump to Advanced Search” menu. Remote access with University Network account. (FirstSearch)