Research Databases

 

Scholarly Periodicals & Newspaper Articles

 
 
Use this database for research on the government and humanities. Teachers should be able to access ERIC documents for educational graduate research.
 
 
 
 
 
SIRS Issues Researcher provides full-text journal articles on everything from the sciences to the humanities.

 

General Research Databases

 
 
eLibrary is an easy to navigate database that provides information on popular research topics and current issues.
 
 
 
 
This is an online encyclopedia, which has access to World Book Encyclopedia for all readers including the Spanish and French version.
 
 
This is a student-friendly online encyclopedia provided by NebraskAccess, and it covers more than 25,000 topics.
 

 

Databases with Specific Information

 
 
Biography in Context delivers outstanding research support with nearly a million biographical entries spanning history and geography.
 
 
 
 
 
Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s most pressing social issues, from race to health care to immigration.
 
 
 
 
Literature Resource Center is the most current, comprehensive, and reliable online resource for research on literary topics, authors, and their works. Its coverage includes all genres and disciplines, all time periods, and all regions of the world.
 
 
 
The eLibrary STEM database is perfect for research on science-related topics.
 
 


 
This NebraskAccess resource provides full-text journal articles on psychology, behavior, and more.
 
 
 
 
Biography Reference Bank is provided by NebraskAccess and offers full-text biographical profiles and articles on notable people, living and dead.
 
 
 
 
This NebraskAccess database has critical essays on current events with an overview and two sides of each issue.
 
 
 
NebraskAccess full text scholarly journals covering science and technology.
 
 
 
 
These databases are available to Nebraska residents at no cost. The Nebraska Library Commission purchases these subscriptions for Nebraskans with funding from the State of Nebraska and the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services.

 

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