Holman Library


Databases A - E

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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.

Agricola - This database from EBSCO contains bibliographic records from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Agricultural Library, covering journal articles, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports related to agriculture. Green River Restricted

AHFS Consumer Medication Information - "Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs" written in a easy-to-read format. Part of the EBSCO databases. Green River Restricted

Alt HealthWatch - "This EBSCO database focuses on the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness." Green River Restricted

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 - 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.Green River Restricted


Biography in Context Details on over 700,000 notable individuals, from early history to the present day, in full-text coverage. Green River Restricted

Business Source Premier - Business Source Premier (from EBSCO) provides "full text coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics." Green River Restricted


Chicago Tribune Historical Newspapers - Access to the Chicago Tribune covering 1849 - 1992. Green River Restricted

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


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.)


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

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

Fuente Académica - "Fuente Académica from EBSCO offers more than 450 scholarly journals from Latin America, Portugal and Spain. All major subject areas are covered with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion and sociology." Green River Restricted

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia - This online encyclopedia covers a variety of subjects and provides overview articles. Green 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.

GREENR - The Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources (GREENR) focuses on the physical, social, and economic aspects of environmental issues covering energy systems, health care, agriculture, climate change, population and economic development.Green River Restricted

Green River College Digital Archives- "The Current" Student Newspaper - Digital images of Green River's student newspaper, covering 1965 to the present.

Green River College Digital Archives- Holman Library Displays - Instructional posters from past displays at Holman Library.

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


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

Health Source - Consumer Edition - This database from EBSCO provides popular-level articles from consumer health publications on all different topics related to medicine, nutrition, fitness, and health. Green River Restricted

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition - This database from EBSCO provides access to scholarly journals on Nursing and Allied Health topics, as well as patient education sheets for many popular medications. 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

Holman Library Primo One Search - Search all of Holman Library's electronic and physical collections in one place.


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Journal of Forestry - Online full-text access to articles on topics in the forestry field and related disciplines (fire, recreation, soils, wildlife management) back to 1902.Green River Restricted 

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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Literature Criticism Online - Use Artemis Literary Sources Green River Restricted

Literature Resource Center - Use Artemis Literary SourcesGreen River Restricted

Los Angeles Times Historical Newspapers - Access to issues of the Los Angeles Times covering 1881 - 1992. Green River Restricted


MasterFILE Premier - This multidisciplinary database from EBSCO provides full text from magazines and newspapers covering many subject areas of general interest. Green River Restricted

MAS Ultra - School Edition - "This database from EBSCO contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines." Green River Restricted

MedicLatina - "MedicLatina is a unique collection of medical research and investigatory journals from renowned Latin American and Spanish publishers. This Spanish language database contains full text for 130 peer-reviewed medical journals in native Spanish." An EBSCO database. Green River Restricted

MEDLINE - MEDLINE is an EBSCO collection that provides indexing (citation records) and some full-text from biomedical journals covering all medical fields. Green River Restricted

Middle Search Plus - "Middle Search Plus from EBSCO provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles)." Green River Restricted

Military & Government Collection - "Covering current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database from EBSCO offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content." Green River Restricted

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


Newspaper Source - Newspaper Source from EBSCO includes selected national, international and regional newspaper articles, as well as television and news radio transcripts. Green River Restricted

New York Times Newspaper: Current & Historical - Search the contents of the New York Times from 1851 to the present.Green River Restricted

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

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


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 - Public Library of Science - A journal portal for the communication of open access, peer-reviewed scientific and medical research.

Primary Search - "Primary Search from EBSCO provides full text for more than 70 popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles)." Green River Restricted

Primo One Search - Use Holman Library Primo One Search

Professional Development Collection - Designed for professional educators, this EBSCO database provides a highly specialized collection of professional education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. Green River Restricted

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 Historical Newspapers - Access past issues of the Chicago Tribune (1849-1992), the Los Angeles Times (1881-1992), The New York Times (1851-2012), The Wall Street Journal (1889 - 1998), and The Washington Post (1877 - 1999). 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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Regional Business News - This database from EBSCO provides full text coverage for regional business publications covering various metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Green River Restricted

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


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


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.)

- TOPICsearch from EBSCO contains full text on a wide range of subjects and includes many newspaper and popular magazine articles. Green River Restricted

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


Vocational and Career Collection - This collection (part of Academic Search Premier, from EBSCO) provides full text coverage for nearly 340 trade and industry-related periodicals. Green River Restricted


Wall Street Journal Historical Newspapers - Access to the Wall Street Journal covering 1889 - 1999. Green River Restricted

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 Post Historical Newspapers - Access to the Washington Post covering 1877 - 1999. 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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