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Publication Finder

Looking for a specific magazine, journal or newspaper title? Find out which database has it by using the Publication Finder.

Publication Finder

Looking for a specific magazine, journal or newspaper title? Find out which database has it

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Articles - Magazines and Journals (Multidisciplinary)

ProQuest Research Library

Provides full-text articles from scholarly journals, magazines, trade publications, and other sources. Wide range of subject areas, including the arts, business, education, health, law, multicultural, psychology, the sciences, and social science.

Academic Search Elite (EBSCO)

A core resource of scholarly information, with thousands of full-text journals, covering all majors and disciplines.

JSTOR

An archived database of articles from academic journals in many fields, including history, sociology, political science, business, education, law, economics, ethnic studies, language & literature, philosophy, religion, music, art & art history, film studies, folklore, the performing arts, health, mathematics, and the sciences.

Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe

Full-text access to thousands of publications. Includes foreign and domestic news, corporate information, and legal cases and publications.

MAS Ultra School Edition (EBSCO)

Content includes full text for nearly 500 popular magazines, plus biographies, primary source documents, reference books, and an Image Collection.

MasterFILE Premier (EBSCO)

Contains full text magazine and journal articles covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues, and much more; the full text of reference books, primary source documents, and an Image Collection of of 1.5 million photos, maps, and flags.

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Art

Art Online (Oxford)

Oxford Art Online is the most comprehensive online reference resource for all aspects of the visual arts worldwide from prehistory to the present day.

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Biography

Biography Reference Bank [H.W. Wilson] (EBSCO)

Provides in-depth coverage of over 750,000 individuals, through reference works, articles, and images.

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Books Online

eBook Collection (EBSCO)

Over 150,000 titles make up this collection, which includes academic, community college, and clinical collections covering a broad range of subjects.

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Business

Kansas City Business Journal

Comprehensive coverage of Kansas City business news.

Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe

Full-text access to thousands of publications. Includes foreign and domestic news, corporate information, and legal cases and publications.

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Career

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center (Facts on File)

This comprehensive resource for career exploration and planning profiles jobs, industries, and professions. Includes information on academic programs, job search skills, and internships.

MissouriConnections.org (Formerly: Career Information System - CIS)

Explore careers, schools, financial aid; take career interest assessments; access information on resumes and interviews.

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Education & Child Development

Book Collection: Nonfiction - Elementary School Edition (EBSCO)

Contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 1,300 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, adventure, sports, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, nature, civics, and more.

Book Collection: Nonfiction - High School Edition (EBSCO)

Contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 2,700 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, life skills, ethnicity, disabilities, adventure, sports, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics, and more.

Book Collection: Nonfiction - Middle School Edition (EBSCO)

Contains informative abstracts and searchable full text for more than 3,200 popular nonfiction books. The database includes high interest titles on careers, health, life skills, ethnicity, disabilities, adventure, sports, technology, biographies, history, science, women, civics, and more.

ERIC (EBSCO)

Access to education literature and resources through more than 1.6 million records and links to more than 631,000 full-text documents. Includes an education-specific thesaurus.

Learning Express Library

A comprehensive selection of academic and career-related resources, Learning Express Library features skill-building tools for reading, writing, math, and science; test preparation for high school equivalency and college admissions exams; and workplace tools for job searching, exploring new careers, and preparing for occupational licensing exams. REGISTRATION BY THE USER IS REQUIRED to allow the software to record the progress of the user and to allow the user to stop a particular test or lesson and continue at a later time.

LISTA: Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts (EBSCO)

Provides indexing of hundreds of periodicals plus books, research reports, and proceedings on subjects such as librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, and information management.

Middle Search Plus (EBSCO)

Contains full text for popular magazines appropriate for middle school. Full text is also available for thousands of biographies; primary source documents; reference books; and millions of photos, maps, and flags.

Primary Search (EBSCO)

Contains full text for popular children's magazines. Includes the Encyclopedia of Animals; the Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia; the American Heritage Children's Dictionary; and millions of photos, maps, and flags.

Professional Development Collection (EBSCO)

Provides a highly specialized collection of information especially for educators, librarians, and education researchers, with full-text and abstracted journals and reports covering all areas of education from children's health and development to cutting-edge pedagogical theory.

Teacher Reference Center(EBSCO)

Provides indexing, abstracts, and some full text for peer-reviewed journals to assist professional educators in assessment, curriculum development, literacy standards, pedagogical research, instructional media, school administration, and more.

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Encyclopedias

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (EBSCO)

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Geography & Cultures

CultureGrams

Information on 200 countries, all U.S. states, and 13 Canadian provinces.

Latino American Experience

Explores the Hispanic cultures and history in the United States, from pre-16th century Aztec and Mayan to 21st century political issues and cultural themes, with reference materials, scholarly essays, primary documents, and media.

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Health

Consumer Health Complete (EBSCO)

Provides content covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic, and integrated medicine. Formats include articles from consumer health related journals and magazines, evidence-based health reports, health reference books and encyclopedias, medical images and diagrams, consumer health pamphlets, and animations with audio narration.

Health Reference Center Academic (Gale)

Contains articles on health topics and medical research from journals, magazines, reference books, pamphlets, and videos.

ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source

Provides journal and magazine articles, dissertations, video, and audio for students, researchers, and health care professionals.

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History

African-American History Online (Facts on File)

Provides material from core reference resources in African American studies. Includes biographies, subject entries, primary sources, images, maps, and timelines.

American History Online (Facts on File)

Contains about 2,400 important primary source documents from more than 500 years of American history. Hyperlinks guide users to related documents, biographies, and images.

American Indian History Online (Facts on File)

Provides coverage of more than 5,000 years of culture, legends, and leaders. Over 500 Native American groups are covered, including primary source documents, biographies, maps and charts, images, and timelines.

American Women's History Online (Facts on File)

Includes biographies, historical and topical entries, speeches, maps, timelines, tables and charts, primary sources, and photographs.

Ancient and Medieval History Online (Facts on File)

Explores six ancient centers of civilization - Africa, Egypt, Greece, Rome, Mesoamerica, and Mesopotamia. Spanning the period from the early hominids 3 to 5 million years ago through 1522 CE, features subject entries, biographies, primary sources, images, maps and charts, and timelines.

HeritageQuest

Search a collection of genealogical and historical sources, including federal census records from 1790 to 1940, Revolutionary War records, Freedman's Bank records for African Americans post-Civil War, genealogy and local history books and periodicals, and petitions and actions made to Congress back to 1789.

JSTOR

An archived database of articles from academic journals in many fields, including history, sociology, political science, business, education, law, economics, ethnic studies, language & literature, philosophy, religion, music, art & art history, film studies, folklore, the performing arts, health, mathematics, and the sciences.

Latino American Experience

Explores the Hispanic cultures and history in the United States, from pre-16th century Aztec and Mayan to 21st century political issues and cultural themes, with reference materials, scholarly essays, primary documents, and media.

Modern World History Online (Facts on File)

Covers the time period from the mid-15th century to present day, with information on people, places, events, and ideas; includes primary documents, images, videos, maps, and timelines.

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Language, Literature, Art, & Music

Art Online (Oxford)

Oxford Art Online is the most comprehensive online reference resource for all aspects of the visual arts worldwide from prehistory to the present day.

Bloom’s Literature

Find information on authors, titles, themes, and characters in literature, throughout history and all nationalities. Includes images and videos.

JSTOR

An archived database of articles from academic journals in many fields, including history, sociology, political science, business, education, law, economics, ethnic studies, language & literature, philosophy, religion, music, art & art history, film studies, folklore, the performing arts, health, mathematics, and the sciences.

Music Online (Oxford)

A comprehensive online music reference resource; includes Grove Music Online, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The Oxford Companion to Music.

Writer's Reference Center

Find help in the writing process: style, grammar, and research in this comprehensive database. Also includes dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works.

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Law and Political Science

Criminal Justice Periodicals (ProQuest)

Search a comprehensive collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals including information for professionals in law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security.

Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe

Full-text access to thousands of publications. Includes foreign and domestic news, corporate information, and legal cases and publications.

Westlaw Campus (Only available to Paralegal students)

Westlaw Campus is a version of the same research service preferred by most American Bar Association members. Provides access to the complete laws and statutes of the federal government, all 50 states, and D.C., federal regulations, case law, journal and law review articles, a legal encyclopedia, and other resources.

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Music

Music Online (Oxford)

A comprehensive online music reference resource; includes Grove Music Online, The Oxford Dictionary of Music, and The Oxford Companion to Music.

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News

Kansas City Business Journal

Comprehensive coverage of Kansas City business news.

Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe

Full-text access to thousands of publications. Includes foreign and domestic news, corporate information, and legal cases and publications.

Newspaper Source (EBSCO)

Provides cover-to-cover full text for more than 60 national (U.S.) and international newspapers, selective full text for more than 300 regional (U.S.) newspapers, and full-text television and radio news transcripts from CBS News, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, NPR, etc.

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Pro/Con

CQ Researcher

Published by Congressional Quarterly, with its tradition of nonpartisan reporting and analysis, each CQ Researcher presents an in-depth, balanced account of a current or controversial issue on the public agenda.

Issues and Controversies (Facts on File)

Explores hundreds of controversial topics in politics, business, health, science and technology, education, and popular culture through factual analysis, editorials, editorial cartoons, audio, and videos.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale)

Provides viewpoint essays, topic overviews, statistics, reference sources, audio transcripts, videos, statistics, websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.

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Psychology & Sociology

Criminal Justice Periodicals (ProQuest)

Search a comprehensive collection of U.S. and international criminal justice journals including information for professionals in law enforcement, corrections administration, drug enforcement, rehabilitation, family law, and industrial security.

ProQuest Sociology

Sociology Database covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including relevant titles from related fields such as social policy, social care, social services, social anthropology, gender studies, gerontology, social psychology and population studies. It includes hundreds of full-text scholarly journals, as well as dissertations and other sources.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences (EBSCO)

Provides access to hundreds of full-text journals with topic coverage in psychiatry and psychology, emotional and behavioral characteristics, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

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Science & Math

GreenFILE (EBSCO)

This collection of scholarly, government, and general-interest publications provides information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment, including global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

JSTOR

An archived database of articles from academic journals in many fields, including history, sociology, political science, business, education, law, economics, ethnic studies, language & literature, philosophy, religion, music, art & art history, film studies, folklore, the performing arts, health, mathematics, and the sciences.

Science Online (Facts on File)

A comprehensive overview of science with full-text journals and books, timelines, diagrams (including human anatomy in color), experiments, videos, biographies, and essays, with citation information provided for each entry.

Science Reference Center (EBSCO)

A comprehensive research database that provides easy access to a multitude of full-text science-oriented content. Contains full text for hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals, animations, images, and videos. Topics covered include: biology, chemistry, earth & space science, environmental science, health & medicine, history of science, life science, physics, science & society, science as inquiry, scientists, technology, and wildlife.

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Videos

Films on Demand

Access streaming video thousands of videos and video clips on a wide variety of subjects.

FMG Archival Films & Newsreels Collection

Find archival and historical films depicting events, wars, cultural phenomena, and government programs.

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