Provides full text for more than 3,460 scholarly publications covering academic areas of study including social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, and ethnic studies.
Full-text access to Colorado newspapers including The Denver Post, The Daily Camera, Ft. Collins Coloradoan, and The Gazette and newspapers from major metropolitan areas within the United States including the San Francisco Chronicle, Seattle Times, Washington Post and more.
Updated annually. Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. The database contains images, offers brief biographies as well as information in a variety of subject areas.
Online access to the Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media and the National Directory of Nonprofit Organizations. The first contains address; phone, fax numbers, and e-mail addresses for U.S., Canadian, and international radio, television, cable and print media companies. The second provides contact and basic factual information on the largest nonprofit organizations in the United States.
Access to indexes for more than 600 journals; plus books, research reports as well as full-text of more than 300 journals and nearly 30 full-text monographs. Subjects include librarianship, cataloging and classification, online information retrieval, information management and much more.
Designed specifically for public libraries, MasterFILE Premier contains full text for more than 1,750 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. This database also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books, 85,827 biographies, 105,789 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 285,912 photos, maps & flags.
For middle and junior high school students, with 140 full text titles (with Lexile reading level), as well as historical essays, 84,700 biographies, over 235,000 images, and 100,000 primary source documents.
The Oxford English Dictionary is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books.
Find, generate, and download lists of businesses in the United States. Businesses can be searched by SIC/NAIC codes, yellow page headings, geographic regions, and by sales. Twenty-five downloads are allowed at a time within the Library, 5 downloads at a time are allowed from home.
Access to full-text science-oriented content including hundreds of full-text science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and more. Topics covered include biology, environmental science, health & medicine, earth & space science, chemistry, and physics. Also included are standards-based articles correlated to state and national curriculum standards intended primarily for teachers and librarians.
Searchasaurus is an exciting and easy way for young researchers to experience online searching. It is an animated interface with a dinosaur theme that encourages students to enhance and develop basic search methodologies. Students will be riveted by the colorful, animated interface, complete with erupting volcanoes and a dinosaur guide, as they gather information on a wide range of topics.
WorldCat Discovery, formerly First Search, includes the collection found at the Library of Congress as well as books, videos, audio books, maps, musical scores, and CD-ROMs found in libraries throughout the world. Send Interlibrary Loan requests to library staff from this website.