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Databases

History
Science
Literary Criticism
The New York Times
Popular Magazines
Gale Databases
World Factbook
Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners Website


 

History Databases

U.S. History in Context
Provides contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History.

World History in Context
Provides contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in World History.

U.S. History Collection

World History Collection

Massachusetts History Online
Contains full-text articles gathered from almost 50 sources that directly relate to MA history.


 

Science Databases

Science in Context
Provides contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics.

General Science Collection
A collection of over 1,000 peer-reviewed journals, providing researchers with the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments.

Environmental Studies and Policies Collection
A collection of over 800 journals and 6 subject specific Delmar reference titles provide robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.

 

Health Reference Center Academic
Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac's  Health Reference Center. The material contained in this database is intended for informational purposes only.


 

Literary Criticism

Artemis Literary Sources
Artemis Literary Sources integrates full-text literary content with metadata and subject indexing and provides workflow tools to analyze information.  You can research authors and their works, literary movements and genres.  Search across the library's Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

Matignon Library's Literature databases are the Gale Virtual Reference Library, a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research and the Literature Resource Center which has up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time period and from around the world.


Literature Resource Center
Up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world. The optional MLA International Bibliography module adds citations for hundreds of thousands of books, articles and dissertations from 1926 to the present, linked to full text where available.


 

Popular Magazines

Popular Magazines
Popular Magazines includes more than 1,000 of the most searched.


 

The New York Times

Search the full text of The New York Times (starting in 1985).


 

Gale Databases

Access all 40 online databases in addition to helpful online resources.


 

World Factbook

The CIA's handbook of basic geographical and statistical information on the nations of the world.


 

Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners Website

Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners Website
Find books and magazines online. You may need to type in your public library card number for access. Provides access to essential library and information resources including searchable catalogs of more than 400 libraries in Massachusetts, millions of full-text articles in scholarly and general interest magazines, full-text Massachusetts newspapers, and 7,000 full-text electronic books.