Academics

Holman Library

 

Databases A - E

List of Journals

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ABI INFORM Trade & Industry - Part of the ProQuest database suite. Search for articles in business publications that feature competitive information, industry trends, and a wide variety of other topics in commerce.Green River Restricted

Academic Search Premier - (Also known as “Ebsco”). A multi-disciplinary database for searching articles within thousands of academic journals, magazines, and newspapers. Documents available in HTML and .pdf. Easy to limit search for scholarly (peer-reviewed) journals.Green River Restricted

Activities for ESL Students - From the Internet TESL Journal. Grammar quizzes, vocabulary quizzes, bilingual quizzes, crossword puzzles and web links for access to many other ESOL resources.

Alt-Press Watch - A full text database of newspapers, magazines and journals from alternative and independent presses. "Challenge mainstream media coverage" for new perspectives on your topics.Green River Restricted

Anatomy.tv - Interactive 3-D models of human anatomy, featuring slides, movies, and animations.Green River Restricted

Artemis Literary Sources - Search for literary work overviews and author biographies plus scholarly literary criticism and analysis of authors and their works - novels, short stories, poetry, and drama including Shakespeare plays (replaces Literature Resource Center and Literature Criticism Online).Green River Restricted

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Biography in Context Details on over 350,000 notable individuals, from early history to the present day, in full-text coverage. Green River Restricted

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CINAHL with Full Text (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) - Search the full text of over 550 nursing & allied health journals indexed in CINAHL.Green River Restricted

CollegeSource - Up to date information including 42,100,000 course descriptions from 50,218 college catalogs. Covers 2-year, 4-year, graduate, and international schools.Green River Restricted

CQ Researcher - Browse by topic or keyword to find information covering a broad range of important issues in health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Weekly reports dating back to 1923.Green River Restricted

Credo Reference - Search more than 3 million entries to find topic overviews and background information in all subject areas. Topic pages include article results from EBSCO, ProQuest, and CQ Researcher databases and books from the Holman Library catalog.Green River Restricted

Culturegrams - Click the maps in the World Edition to zoom in on facts and statistics about societies and cultures anywhere in the world. Cultural information, statistics, and more for nearly 200 countries and all states in the U.S.Green River Restricted

D

Dave's ESL Cafe´  - A place to learn and practice English on the internet, including web discussion forums for students learning English.

Directory of Open Access Journals - Free access to academic journals. (No student ID needed.)

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eHRAF World Cultures - Human Relations Area files (HRAF). eHRAF World Cultures is a cross-cultural database that contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life. Green River RestrictedUserGuides for eHRAF

ELLLO - English Language Listening Lab Online. A collection of listening activities for ESOL and IESL students.

English Club - English lessons and speech help, with sound recordings for help in practicing. Learn English grammar, vocabulary and pronunciation.

ERIC with Full Text Educational Documents - This Ebsco interface searches the U.S. government’s Education Resources Information Center (ERIC). Search education journals and education documents. (For EDs, check the abstract for a link to full-text from the government web site.)Green River Restricted

Ethnic NewsWatch - For viewpoints not covered by the mainstream press, a bilingual (English and Spanish) database of ethnic, minority and native newspapers, magazines and journals.Green River Restricted

Databases F - J

List of Journals

F

Films on Demand - Search or browse for films on many topics, such as Anthropology, Biology, Business & Economics, Careers, and many more.Green River Restricted

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Gale Literary Index - Use Artemis Literary SourcesGreen River Restricted

Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) - Find encyclopedia articles in many subject areasGreen River Restricted

Global Road Warrior - Country information--basic facts, population, history, economics, society & culture, basic greetings. Includes maps and photographs.Green River Restricted

Google Scholar - Searches for scholarly materials such as peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from broad areas of research.

Green River ESOL Student Activities Website - Stories, projects, how-to guides, and links to other ESOL websites.

H

Health and Wellness Resource Center - Comprehensive information on health and medicine. Includes reference material as well as full-text magazines, journals, and pamphlets from a wide variety of authoritative medical sources, and useful web links.Green River Restricted

Health Reference Center - Articles from magazines and journals, medical dictionaries, encyclopedias, and guides.Green River Restricted

History Study Center (ProQuest) - Provides primary and secondary sources covering global history from ancient times to the present day. Study Units and Topic Overviews provide excellent background information.Green River Restricted

Hoover's Company Records - An extensive database featuring Corporate officers, financial summaries, industry analysis, competitors, and more business information.Green River Restricted

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No databases in this section.

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JSTOR - Search the full text of 400 journals in 20 disciplines including Anthropology, Economics, History, Political Science, Sociology, Ecology, Literature, Mathematics, Statistics, and Visual and Performing Arts.Green River Restricted

Databases K - O

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K

No Databases in this section.

L

Literature Criticism Online - Use Artemis Literary Sources Green River Restricted

Literature Resource Center - Use Artemis Literary SourcesGreen River Restricted

M

Mitchell's Automotive Database - ON CAMPUS ONLY.  No remote access - can be used on campus computers only. Contains automotive maintenance and repair information, including diagrams, for specific makes and models.Green River Restricted

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New York Times Historical Newspapers - Full text and full image articles for The New York Times dating back to the 19th century.Green River Restricted

NoodleBib - A useful tool to help you to create correct citations for research papers.Green River Restricted

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O*Net" - For workers and students looking to find or change careers". Information from surveys of workers, frequently updated, from the U.S. Department of Labor. (No student ID needed.)

Occupational Outlook Handbook - Basic career information for hundreds of jobs in the United States. Earnings, prospects, and information about the job markets in each state. From the U. S. Department of Labor. (No student ID needed.)

OCLC FirstSearch: MEDLINE - Search all areas of medicine, including dentistry and nursing, for your topic. This database does not have the full text of articles; use Holman Library's Journals List to see if full text is available for articles of interest.Green River Restricted

Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Use this tool to find "viewpoint" articles on controversial issues. A great place to find evidence to support argumentative essays.Green River Restricted

Databases P - T

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PBS Video Collection - Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) series and documentaries relevant to academic curricula including Frontline, NOVA, American Experience, and films by Ken Burns.Green River Restricted

PLoS One - Public Library of Science - An interactive open-access journal for the communication of all peer-reviewed scientific and medical research.

ProQuest Business Collection - Search ProQuest's Business Collection, which includes ABI/INFORM, Hoovers, The Wall Street Journal and Proquest Research Library: Business.Green River Restricted

ProQuest Combined Databases - Search inside millions of articles from ProQuest's electronic collections, including a digital newspaper archive, thousands of academic journals, and popular magazines like Newsweek and Rolling Stone.Green River Restricted

ProQuest Health and Medicine Collection - Search ProQuest’s Health and Medicine collection. This collection includes Proquest Family Health, ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source and Proquest Research Library: Health & Medicine.Green River Restricted

ProQuest History Study Center - Provides primary and secondary sources covering global history from ancient times to the present day. Study Units and Topic Overviews provide excellent background information.Green River Restricted

ProQuest Newspapers - National and Washington newspapers. To see included titles, enter the database, click on the Databases Selected; link at the top left, scroll down to ProQuest Newspapers and click on View Titles.Green River Restricted

ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source - A very large resource for health related research. Search for nursing, consumer health, alternative and complementary medicine, physical therapy, radiography, dietetics, dental hygiene, and the clinical laboratory sciences within the millions of documents from ProQuest's electronic collections.Green River Restricted

ProQuest Research Library - This database contains over 5,000 titles on a wide range of popular academic subjects.Green River Restricted

ProQuest Science and Technology Collection - A resource for applied and general sciences. Search for articles on Physics, Engineering, Astronomy, Biology, Earth Science, Chemistry and more.Green River Restricted

ProQuest Social Sciences Collection - A resource for the social sciences. Search for articles on Education, Diversity Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Psychology and more.Green River Restricted

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection - Part of Academic Search Premier (Also known as "Ebsco"). Thousands of full text articles from psychology and behavioral science magazines and journals ready to search with your subject keywords.Green River Restricted

PubMed Central - PubMed Central, a digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature, providing free access to the full text of articles. Search the full PubMed to access all the 19 million citations for articles on medicine and the life sciences. Use Holman Library's Journals List to see if full text is available.

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No databases in this section.

R

Religion & Philosophy Collection - (Part of "Ebsco"). Find articles on topics in religion and philosophy from academic journals and magazines indexed within this massive database containing millions of documents.Green River Restricted

Rosetta Stone- Language learning software. Click on English to get a new username and password each time you log in.Green River Restricted

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Safari Tech Books - Over 17,000 software and programming ebooks from Microsoft Press, Peach Pit, O’Reilly, Sams and other IT publishers.Green River Restricted

Study Skills Resources - Do better schoolwork using these useful study tools from Cornell University’s Learning Strategies Center.

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Testing & Education Reference Center - Test preparation for the SAT, GED®, TOEFL, ACT, NCLEX , military and others. High school, college, and career preparation tools. Green River Restricted(For more test information, see the Holman Library’s test preparation subject guide.)

Databases U - Z

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U.S. History in Context - U.S. and world history reference sources, primary documents, journals and periodicals. Search by subject, timeline, or a person's name.Green River Restricted

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No databases in this section.

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Washington Occupational Information Service (WOIS) - All about jobs, training programs, schools, and military occupations in Washington State. Compare employment and outlook in other states as well. Links to current job openings, videos about different careers, and related web resources.Green River Restricted

Washington State Historical Newspapers - A government public information search engine created to find news articles originating in Washington State.

World History in Context - Primary sources, reference books and journals covering world history from antiquity to the present. Search by subject, timeline, or person.Green River Restricted

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No databases in this section.

Y

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Z

No databases in this section.