Online Databases in alphabetical order

Academic Search PremierThe world's largest scholarly, multi-discipline database with critical research designed specifically for academic institutions. Contains unmatched, full-text coverage in physics, chemistry, biology, engineering, computer sciences, medical sciences, social sciences, psychology, and humanities.

 

AHFS Consumer Medication Information  (Through EBSCOhost Web)
AHFS Consumer Medication Information is a trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers and has been a Top Ten Award Winner in the Department of Health and Human Services National Consumer Education Materials Contest. This content is updated monthly.

 

Business Source Elite This business database provides full text for over 1,000 business publications. The rich collection of titles in Business Source Elite provides information dating back to 1985. More than 10,100 substantial company profiles from Datamonitor are also included as well as industry reports. This database is updated on a daily basis to reflect the newest trends and events in business.

  

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Encyclopedia Britannica Library gives you three sites in one: Children, Young Adults, and the Reference Center for older students and adults. Patrons can choose the age-appropriate level that works best for them, and will find it easy to conduct research, complete homework assignments, and work on special projects. They can even store their research in their own personal My Britannica account. Remote access is included!

 

Explora Public Libraries  Explora is EBSCO’s engaging interface for schools and public libraries. Designed to meet the unique needs of its users, Explora supports student research, classroom instruction, and patron information needs with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.

 

MasterFILE Elite (through EBSCOhost Web), contains over 1,000 magazines about business, health, history, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more. You will also find colorful photographs, maps, flags and reference books. This database also contains the complete Consumer Reports up to the most current issue. ( ** Tip for Searching Consumer Reports: Type your topic (i.e. refrigerators) in the Search Box then type “Consumer Reports” in the Publications Box)

eLibraryNJ A downloadable digital media collection provided by libraries in central New Jersey (formerly ListenNJ). Collection includes ebooks and audiobooks for children and adults.

ERIC,  the Educational Resource Information Center, contains hundreds of digests, citations, and abstracts from leading educational and education-related journals.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (through EBSCOhost Web)
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.


GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
This database provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features the AHFS Consumer Medication Information, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.

 

Job and Career Accelerator Combines everything you need for a successful job search in one easy-to-use site. Explore over 1,000 different occupations; match your interests and skills with the career that’s best for you; search over 5 million up-to-the-minute local and national job postings; create professional resumes and cover letters; practice and master interviewing skills; and organize and track your job search progress all in one place.

JerseyClicks is provided by the new Jersey State Library and the Institute of Museum and Library Services
  

Legal Information Reference Center Free legal forms for individuals and businesses that cover Divorce; Wills and Estates; Real Estate; Bankruptcy; Landlord Tenant; Power of Attorney; Name Change; and Incorporation. Also include an Attorney State Directory, Tax Forms for Individuals and Corporations, and a Dictionary of Legal Definitions.

 Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.

  Literary Reference Center™ (LRC) is a full-text database that combines information from major respected reference works, books, literary journals as well as original content from EBSCO Publishing.Literary Reference Center contains full text for more than 35,000 plot summaries, synopses and work overviews, nearly 100,000 articles/essays of literary criticisms, more than 253,000 author biographies (including more than 22,000 in-depth bios), more than 460 literary journals, more than 693,000 book reviews, nearly 78,000 classic and contemporary poems, more than 19,600 classic and contemporary short stories, more than 6,500 author interviews, more than 8,200 classic texts and much more.

MAS Ultra - School Edition
Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. MAS Ultra – School Edition also provides more than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.

 

Middle Search Plus
Middle Search Plus 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). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Middle Search Plus also contains 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags

Military OneSource is a confidential Department of Defense-funded program providing comprehensive information on every aspect of military life at no cost to active duty, Guard and Reserve Component members, and their families. Information includes, but is not limited to, deployment, reunion, relationship, grief, spouse employment and education, parenting and childhood, and much more.

Newspaper Source Plus  includes more than 700 full-text newspapers, providing more than 33 million full-text articles. The database contains comprehensive full text for major newspapers such as New York Times (from January 1985 to present), Christian Science Monitor, Irish Times (Ireland), San Francisco Chronicle, The Sydney Morning Herald (Australia), The Times (UK), Toronto Star, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times (DC), and others. In addition, Newspaper Source Plus features more than 757,000 television and radio news transcripts, including: ABC News (American Broadcasting Company), CBS News, CNBC, CNN, CNN International, FOX News, MSNBC, National Public Radio, and PBS.

Newswires (Through EBSCOhost Web)
EBSCO's Newswires provides near real-time access to top world-wide news from Associated Press, United Press International, PR Newswire, Xinhua, CNN Wire, and Business Wire on a continuous basis. This content is monitored by EBSCO and relevant results are provided when users enter searches in EBSCOhost. This collection includes AP Financial News, AP Top News, AP WorldStream, AP U.S. Politics & Government, AP 50 State Reports, UPI Security Industry, UPI Emerging Threats, UPI Business, UPI Entertainment, UPI Sports, UPI Top News, Arabia 2000, and more. End users can immediately access the full text of the web content, by following the link in the record. The index to the full text content in EBSCO Newswires is held for a rolling 30-day archive by EBSCO, so users can enjoy the previous 30 days of news relating to their search interests.

NoveList Find fiction books recommendations on your favorite topic or by your favorite author. Includes fiction for adults, teens and children.

Points of View This database is easy to read and covers both sides of controversial subjects facing society today. Find full articles to help you develop an argument, write a paper, or debate your point of view. Also includes thousands of supporting articles from the world’s top political and societal publications.

Primary Search
Primary Search 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), and full text information dates as far back as 1990.

  

Regional Business News
This database provides comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Click here for a complete title list. Click here for more info.

Reference USA A one-stop database for targeting companies based on geography, line of business, size, and sales volume. Contains detailed information on nearly 12 million U.S. businesses with addresses, key executives, and websites. Build your own custom list of companies for mailing out resumes. Also offers information on companies that have just recently opened or are planning on opening. Data is compiled from telephone directories, annual reports, government data, trade magazines, newspapers, and phone calls by a staff of researchers.

Referencia Latina
Interfaz en español basada en el tema intuitiva de Referencia Latina está diseñado para hacer que el contenido de fácil acceso para los usuarios no están en inglés con experiencia limitada investigación en línea.

 

Rosetta Stone Rosetta Stone offers libraries and their patrons the proven immersion method of language learning that more than 20,000 schools have trusted for over 20 years. The award-winning interactive approach has been used by millions of learners around the world and now is accessible in the library--or anywhere, anytime.

 

Small Business Reference Center The Small Business Reference Center is a comprehensive resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business, offering full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, industry overviews, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books. It supports small business owners in all relevant areas from planning, financing and managing a business to exit strategies. Users also have the ability to search within specific ‘Business Topics’ and ‘Business Types’ relevant to their needs.

 

Teacher Reference Center
Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.

 
Tumble Book Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.

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About the Databases

The Library subscribes to online databases that offer you access to reliable information that is not freely available on the Internet. Using these databases in The Library or from your home computer you can search for magazine and journal articles, company information, Morningstar investment reports, encyclopedia articles, medical information, and much more.

How to Access Our Databases

- In the Building 
All of the databases are freely available for use at the public computers in The Library.

- Outside the building 
Access is limited to library cardholders. Users will need to enter their library card numbers and PIN or follow the instructions as listed for each database.