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Academic Search Elite (EBSCOhost)
A multi-disciplinary database that offers full text for more than 1,850 scholarly journals including 1,300 peer-reviewed titles. It offers full text information dating as far back as 1985

Academic Video Online
Academic Video Online features a single, fully integrated platform, offering access to tens of thousands of full-length streaming video titles. Virtually every video in the collection is fully transcribed in addition to being indexed for subjects, people, places, release date, language, publisher, and video type.

Biography in Context
Search for people based on one or more personal facts such as occupation, birth and death year, nationality, ethnicity or gender.

CHOICE Review Online
Choice: Current Reviews for Academic Libraries is the premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.

Credo Reference
A online reference library that provides access to 516 hundred highly-regarded titles from over 70 publishers, including dictionaries, encyclopedias and quotation books that cover a wide variety of subject areas plus its biographical information.

Directory of Open Access Journals
Access to quality controlled Open Access Journals.

Dissertations & Theses @ Marywood University
Full-text dissertations by Marywood students.

Dissertations & Theses A&I (ProQuest)
Provides access to 2.3 million index and abstract records for U.S. and some international dissertations and masters theses. If published after 1997 in electronic PDF format, a 24-page preview of the document is included in the database.

eBook Collection
A digital collection of eBooks, eAudiobooks, and more.

EBSCOhost Research Databases
Provides access to various databases which can be searched individually or simultaneously.

Expanded Academic ASAP
Multiple disciplines from arts and the humanities to social sciences, science and technology.

Gale/InfoTrac Databases
Includes the interdisciplinary Expanded Academic ASAP which provides comprehensive information on: Astronomy, Religion, Law, History, Psychology, Humanities, Current Events, Sociology, Communications and the General Sciences(1980 - current, with access to backfile 1980-1996). Also includes Literature Resource Center and Biography Resource Center.

Google Scholar
Provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles. From off-campus sites, go to Google Scholar Preference page, and search for Marywood University. Then check the Marywood University box. You will be asked for your Marywood e-mail login to get access to articles that are part of Marywood's collection.

HighWire Press
Full-text access to nearly 300 highly cited journals, plus simultaneous, searchable access to all of MEDLINE. HighWire Press is the world's largest archive of free, peer-reviewed, full-text life sciences research with over 380,000 free full-text articles. The journals HighWire supports focus on science, technology, and medicine.

JSTOR Scholarly Archive
Full-text scholarly archives of journal articles. Subjects Covered: African-American Studies, Anthropology, Architecture, Asian Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, Finance, History, Literature, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, Sociology, Statistics, General Science Collection. Note that current issues (from the past 2-5 years) are not included.

Lexis-Nexis
Full-text newspaper and magazine articles, business and company information, legal research, medical news and journal articles, general reference, congressional reports and publications, and a lot more.

MLA Directory of Periodicals
Offers detailed information on over 7,100 journals, with 4,400 currently indexed in the International Bibliography. The detailed entries include editorial contact information, as well as frequency, circulation, subscription prices and submission guidelines.

New York Times
Current New York Times, the official U.S. newspaper because it publishes the complete text of important documents, speeches and presidential press conferences.

New York Times-Histroical Newspapers
This historical newspaper provides genealogists, researchers and scholars with online, easily-searchable first-hand accounts and unparalleled coverage of the politics, society and events of the time. The Historical New York Times with Index (1851-1993) provides search capability using subject terms and topics for focused and targeted results in combination with searchable full text, full page, and article-level images from the Historical New York Times (1851-2007)

Newspaper Source
Provides selected full text for 25 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. Also contains full text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full text for more than 200 regional (U.S.) newspapers.

Regional Business News
Provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of 75 business journals, newspapers and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.

Ulrich's Periodical Directory
Comprehensive collection of academic and professional publications available for online, fax and Ariel delivery.

Web of Knowledge:Social Sciences Citation Index
Social Sciences Citation Index is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences. Researchers can search citation data (from the footnotes of each article), taking a known, relevant paper or work and finding other, more recent papers that cite it. The database offers expanded search options, including the ability to locate all cited authors (not just first authors), track times cited information, and hotlink to first and subsequent generation articles.

Wiley Online Library
A partially full text database featuring over 1,000 journals (select full-text for journals covering 1996-2010), major reference works, online books, current protocols, laboratory manuals, and databases as well as a suite of professional and management resources. Subject coverage includes business, finance and management, chemistry, computer science, earth science, education, engineering, law, life science, mathematics and statistics, psychology and physics.

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