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Academic OneFile

In-depth full-text news, business, legal, medical and reference information.

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search™ Premier contains indexing for 8,025 publications, with full text for more than 4,500 of those titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles. Academic Search Premier contains unmatched full text coverage in biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology, etc.

Biography in Context
Biography & Genealogy Master Index
Choices (Career)
Help your students explore career and education options, then track their progress as they create successful plans. Call NCC Library for username and password.

Connecticut History Online

Connecticut History Online (CHO) is a digital collection of over 15,000 digital primary sources, together with associated interpretive and educational material. Now in its tenth year, CHO is embarking on a collaboration with the Encyclopedia of Connecticut History Online (ECHO) to serve the needs of scholars, K-12 and post-secondary teachers and students, genealogists, and the general public. This new initiative builds upon a very successful collaboration of libraries and museums carried out in two IMLS National Leadership grant-funded phases (1999-2007) that focused on digital capture of historical artifacts, including photographs, maps, broadsides, oral histories, manuscripts and oral histories. These document events, people, and places that are part of the fabric of Connecticut and American social, business, political, educational, cultural, and civic life.

CountryWatch provides critical country-specific intelligence and data to over 4000 clients including public and private sector organizations with overseas operations and global interests. In addition, CountryWatch provides country information to large media audiences in various venues as part of its media strategy.

Credo reference

Credo Reference is a completely customizable general reference solution for learners. Its full-text, aggregated content covers every major subject from the world's best publishers of reference.

CSA Discovery Guides
Subject basics and recent insights and links to pertinent information.
CultureGrams Online
Encyclopaedia Britannica
Britannica is a well-respected brand and has a long tradition of providing accurate and educational information on just about any subject you can think of. We pride ourselves in encouraging all our customers, young and old, to discover more about the world we live in.

Encyclopaedia Judaica
Encyclopedia of Distance Learning
Discovering Collection
The database's intuitive interface and easy-to-navigate functionality make it effortless for students to research papers and class assignments in five core subject areas: history, literature, biography, science and social studies.

Encyclopedia of Connecticut History
First on line in 1999, the Gateway has grown to include information on over 200 cultural organizations throughout the state…their historical specialties, location and contact information. The activities calendar lists 100 or more heritage activities each month while the cultural resources for teacher’s section offers over 100 lesson plans, onsite student programs and professional development opportunities. The Laptop Encyclopedia of Connecticut History, the first online resource of its kind in the state, features hundreds of articles on Connecticut people, places and historical events.

Expanded Academic ASAP
Expanded Academic ASAP indexes over 6000 magazines and journals and provides full text access to 2500 of these titles.

Films On Demand
Films On Demand is a web-based digital video delivery service that allows you to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7! Choose from more than 5,500 educational titles in dozens of subject areas. Special features allow users the ability to organize and bookmark clips, share playlists, personalize folders and manage their entire collection through an administrative reporting system.
General OneFile
LexisNexis Academic provides access to full-text news, business, and legal publications, using a variety of flexible search options.
MasterFile Premier (pnet )
JSTOR offers researchers the ability to retrieve high-resolution, scanned images of journal issues and pages as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. The journals archived in JSTOR span many disciplines.

Military and Intelligence Database
Opposing Viewpoints
Controversial topics discussed by various authors with differing opinions.

Opposing Viewpoints : Critical Thinking
Critical Thinking offers activities, assessments and tools that encourage students to interact with, argue about and analyze issues and concepts — all the while developing the 21st century skills they need to thrive in today’s global workplace.

State Stats

Data coverage of each state including health care, crime, education and more. You'll find reliable, easy-to-use data from more than 80 different sources covering more than 15 years. When you find data you're interested in explore it using the mapping and graphing tools, compare it with other data sets, or export it to Excel.

Vocation & Careers Collection
A-Z Journal Title Locator

A-Z provides library patrons with a single, comprehensive list of titles to which they have access. With A-to-Z, users can quickly locate and link to journals of interest. Users can search for journals by keyword or browse an alphabetical list by title or subject.

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