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2018

03/16 New New York Times More Information

01/26 New Theses@Troy University More Information

2017

11/29 New Gale Virtual Reference Library More Information

12/06 New EBSCO Databases Combined More Information

10/28 New ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global More Information


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Academic Search Complete contains more than 6,100 full-text periodicals, including more than 5,100 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 10,100 journals and a total of more than 10,600 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Android App
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APA Style Guide to Electronic References 6th Ed Adapted from the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association this guide offers up-to-date information on formatting electronic references in APA Style. It outlines the key elements to include when referencing electronic sources, with an emphasis on using the digital object identifier (DOI) to locate web-based information reliably. It provides examples for readers to model for everything from online journal articles to supplemental data sets and measurement instruments to books, videos, apps, websites, podcasts, blog posts, and social media.
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Cabells Scholarly Analytics provides manuscript and review process guidelines, journal quality metrics, submission criteria and all the other information researchers might need to match their manuscripts with the journals most likely to be interested in publishing their work.

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Credo Online Reference Service Full text articles and images from reference materials (encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, atlases, and more). Links to articles from magazines, newspapers, and journals found in other library databases.  
Digital Commons Network is an open access database containing over 600,000 articles from 265 institutions. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, it contains disciplines and subject areas from Architecture to Zoology. This resource includes peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.  
eBook Collection provides access to thousands of scholarly, reference, and professional full-text books in electronic format from the world's leading university presses and commercial publishers. All eBooks allow browsing, downloading, full-text searching, interactive table of contents, printing, emailing, and citation export.
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EBSCO Databases Combined Access the 40+ Ebsco company databases simultaneously. Databases which are accessible via the EBSCOhost user interface are listed separately on the Librarys database page, and include Academic Search Complete, Business Source Premier, CINAHL, PsycINFO, SocIndex, and SportDiscus. When logged into any Ebsco database, clicking the Choose databases link, directly above the search box, allows the user to select any or all database. Please note: this collection of databases appears as being Academic Search Complete, but it searches that database plus all the other EBSCO databases Troy subscribes to. Android App
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ECO Electronic Collections Online An OCLC bibliographic index collection of scholarly journals  
Education Database gives users access to over 760 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. Image articles include all the charts, tables, diagrams, and other graphical elements often used to enhance the editorial value of articles that focus on education topics.
ERIC the Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.  
Explora General information database covering multiple subjects. search popular and scholarly magazines, reference books, images, primary sources, AP videos and more.
Films on Demand is a library of thousands of streaming videos across all disciplines. If you establish a user account from within Films on Demand you can also create playlists from the various films/segments for your own use or for sharing with other Troy users.

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Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia For students and adults alike, the New World Encyclopedia database indexes over 25,000 records, covering an array of topics. Full text for each record may be easily accessed by double clicking on the topic from the display Android App
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Gale Virtual Reference Library is an online collection of reference eBooks including encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. The collection contains the following subjects: art, biography, business, education, environment, history, information and publishing, law, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nation and world, religion, science, social science, and technology.  
Learning Express Library 3.0 (LEL) comprehensive, interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series. Includes ASVAB, CLEP, GMAT, GRE, LSAT, MAT, MCAT, Nursing School Entrance, NCLEX, PCAT, Praxis I&II, TEAS, and TOEIC.
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LEGALTRAC provides indexing for more than 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. Dates of coverage: 1980 to present.
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe-Use LegalTrac or Westlaw  
Literati-Use Credo Online Reference Service  
MasterFILE Premier Designed specifically for public libraries, this database provides full text for nearly 1,750 general reference publications with information dating as far back as 1975. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, full text from 86,017 biographies, 105,786 full text primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 400,972 photos, maps and flags Android App
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Mental Measurements Yearbook With Tests in Print includes timely, consumer-oriented test reviews, providing evaluative information to promote and encourage informed test selection. TIP serves as a comprehensive bibliography to commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language.
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New York Times Access before 1923 and after 1980 is unlimited while archival access between those dates is limited to 5 articles per day.  
Nexis Uni-Use LegalTrac or Westlaw  
Open Dissertations Indexes thousands of theses and dissertations from throughout the world.
PapersFirst Index of papers presented at conferences worldwide.
Primary Search designed specifically for elementary school libraries and public library children's rooms, contains full text for more than 70 popular, elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Android App
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Professional Development Collection provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. Also contains more than 200 educational reports. Android App
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ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text.
ProQuest Ebook Central All of the titles you find here can be browsed, read online or downloaded to your PC or laptop. Our Full Record pages will give you comprehensive access information for each title.

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ProQuest Education Journals-Use Education Database  
ProQuest Research Library-Use Research Library
Research Library provides one-stop access to a wide range of popular academic subjects. The database includes more than 3,950 titles over 2,700 in full text from 1971 forward. It features a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and newspapers.
SIRS Discoverer -Discontinued 02/2017  
Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators Android App
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Theses@Troy University Theses published by Troy University students.
Ulrichsweb is a source of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals (also called serials) of all types: academic and scholarly journals, e-journals, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more. Records provide data points such as ISSN, publisher, language, subject, abstracting & indexing coverage, full-text database coverage, and tables of contents. Updated weekly.
Vocational and Career Collection is designed for vocational and technical libraries servicing high schools, community colleges, trade institutions and the general public. This collection provides full text coverage for more than 350 trade and industry-related periodicals. Android App
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Westlaw Provides US and international legal and business information and news.

  • Legal content includes: More than 800 law reviews and journals; American Jurisprudence (encyclopedia that includes analysis of cases, statutes, and regulations from state and federal courts); American Law Reports (series of articles that collects and analyzes every court case decided on a particular point of law); United States Code Annotated; all federal and state cases; Code of Federal Regulations; and the Federal Register.
  • Business content includes: Company Investigator (including more than 140 million public and private corporate profiles), Hoover’s Company Records, and SEC filing.
  • News content includes: Blogs, broadcast transcripts, international publications, magazines, newsletters, newspapers, newswires, and trade journals.

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WorldCat contains almost 150 million records on the holdings of over 71,000 libraries in 112 countries representing 400 languages. WorldCat describes items on thousands of subjects and published in any year since about 1000. Types of publications include: books, journals, maps, slides, computer data files, magazines, musical scores, sound recordings, computer programs, manuscripts, newspapers, videotapes, bibliographies, master's theses, doctoral dissertations, and software.  
WorldCatDissertations contains over 8 million records describing dissertations, theses, and published material based on theses held by over 57,000 libraries worldwide (including most libraries in North America, and the national libraries of Australia and many Western European countries). Incorporates all records from the Research Libraries Group (RLG) Union Catalog (RLIN).  

 

 

Last Updated: 06/04/2018