A cross-disciplinary research tool with 30 databases that can be searched together or individually. (Supported by the Arkansas State Traveler Project. This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Science.)
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
American Indian Newspapers provides digital access to 200 years of North American Indigenous journalism from a range of communities, historic pressings, and contemporary periodicals. With over 9,000 issues, 173,000 images, and more than 1.1 million articles from 45 significant periodicals – American Indian Newspapers offers researchers a wealth of primary source material, revealing a unique perspective on historical, local and national events.
Bloomsbury Publishing is focused on providing essential and cutting edge scholarly content in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Whether it be primary documents, critical texts, historical archives or the latest in video and audio resources, we are committed to enhancing the research experience with innovative, engaging, and dynamic digital resources of the highest quality.
Films On Demand platform gives students and patrons instant access to outstanding documentaries, award-winning educational films, independent films, and helpful instructional videos from the library, lecture hall, dorm room, or any location with Internet access, anytime they choose. All videos are iPad, PC, Mac, Android, mobile, and interactive whiteboard friendly.
IBISWorld provides the world's richest sources of in depth and concise business intelligence information.
This trial includes access to: China Industry Reports, Global Industry Reports, United Kingdom Industry Reports (UK SIC), Specialized UK Industry Reports, US Industry Reports (NAICS), Specialized US Industry Reports, US Risk Ratings Reports, US Risk iExpert Summaries, US Specialized Risk Ratings Reports, US Specialized iExpert Risk, US Business Environment Profiles, and Canada Industry Reports (NAICS).
Discover the stories of the past with NewspaperArchive.com, the world's largest online newspaper archive. Arkansas Newspapers are an incredible resource when tracing your family tree to uncover treasures from the past about your ancestors. Our massive collection of more than 7+ million newspapers will allow you to search for your ancestors by name and to narrow your results by year and location to help you discover more about their daily lives.
A nurse’s responsibility extends beyond addressing just physical ailments. Nurses now must understand, assess and manage mental health issues that often present themselves alongside physical conditions. Prepare your students to do that with our exclusive new collection, Nursing and Mental Health in Video.
Nursing Education in Video: Third Edition is an up-to-date collection of training videos designed to help students improve their clinical skills. This resource provides access to Medcom's complete collection of 350+ full-length training videos allowing your patrons anytime, anywhere access to the latest resources available for nurse training so they can provide the best possible patient care.
Provides streaming videos on psychotherapy for social work, counseling, and related fields. Videos listed under “Also Available from Psychotherapy.net” are not part of the library’s subscription. --- Chrome is recommended browser.
For more than 75 years, World News Digest has been a go-to resource for context and background on key issues and events in the news, presenting more than eight decades of authoritative news summaries and background articles. Hundreds of news sources, governments, and organizations—including ABC News, CBS News, CNN, Fox News, NBC News, NPR, and the parliaments of Canada and Australia—rely on World News Digest for a broader view of the issues that matter today.
Users can find expanded background information for every country; an enhanced U.S. Presidential Elections guide with election coverage from 1940 to the present; searchable, standalone images; a fully responsive interface; and more.