Skip to Main Content View Site Map
Top of Page
Browse Reference Sources

We found 17 Database Entries.

Database NameDatabase Description
Biography in Context from Gale

Biography in Context delivers outstanding research support with 600,000+ biographical entries — on more than 528,000 individuals — spanning history and geography. You'll find:Biographies from award-winning Gale reference, Multi-media content like videos, images, magazines and newspapers and much more.

Board Vitals NCLEX-RN Prep
Board Vitals Prep

BoardVitals is an interactive, high-quality, effective and powerful board review tool that can be used by practicing physicians, medical students and residents. It allows for decreased study time, with everything organized under one platform and the best questions to study listed up front. With BoardVitals, you have the ability to create customized practice tests using many options including number or questions, subjects and more. Also included are detailed, up-to-date explanations with each answer, with references and links to applicable sources. BoardVitals contains the very best questions brought together from the leading medical publishers, research institutions and practicing physicians.

Children's Literature Review from Gale

Online access to the illustrated print reference series, covering more than 600 writers and illustrators for children and young adults. Entries typically provide a listing of major works, awards and criticism from significant reviews and commentaries on the author's or artist's works. Sponsored by Cayuga.

CQ Researcher
Current Events and Social Issues
1991 - Present. Weekly reports on current issues related to domestic and international affairs, health, education, the environment, technology and the economy; Full-text. Sponsored by Cayuga.
Credo Reference

Online reference library containing the full text of hundreds of reference titles, including dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, encyclopaedias, quotations and atlases, plus a wide range or subject-specific titles, featuring in-depth articles, images, sound files, animations, and videos.  Full-text.  Sponsored by Cayuga.

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center

Dates vary. Provides profiles of nearly 3,400 jobs and 94 industries, invaluable advice on career skills, thousands of resource entries, and more! Sponsored by Cayuga.

Gale Virtual Reference Library
Electronic Reference Books
1998 - Present. Multidisciplinary, specialized encyclopedias and reference sources; Full-text. Sponsored by SUNY Connect.
Grolier's Encyclopedia
Encyclopedic entries on topics of general interest with links for additional research, includes Encyclopedia Americana, The New Book of Knowledge, and Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia; Full-text. Sponsored by NOVEL.
Issues and Controversies
1996 - Present. In-depth essays exploring over 800 current topics in business, politics, government, education, and popular culture. Also includes timelines, primary documents, statistical tables, editorials and political cartoons; Full-text. Sponsored by Cayuga.
Literary Reference Center

Dates vary. Information of thousands of literary works and their authors. Content includes reference works,  books, journals, book reviews, poems, short stories, classic texts and author interviews. Full-text. Sponsored by SCRLC

Musicians and Composers of the 20th Century
Full-text encyclopedia of musicians and composers of the 20th century.
Opposing Viewpoints in Context from Gale

1980 - Present. Information on current social issues, featuring viewpoint articles, topic overviews, academic journal, magazine, and newspaper articles, primary source documents, statistics, images and podcasts, and links to websites; Full-text. Sponsored by SUNY Connect.

Oxford English Dictionary

Provides the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past, traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from international English language sources; Full-text. Sponsored by Waldo.

Points of View Reference Center from EBSCO

Essays presenting multiple sides of current issues, along with articles from political magazines, radio and television transcripts, and primary source documents; Full-text. Sponsored by SUNY Connect.

Psychology and Mental Health from Salem Press
Full-text encyclopedia focusing on psychology and mental health.
Today's Science
1993 - Present. Articles on current topics in biology, chemistry, physics, space, and technology, written specifically for students. Includes glossary, biographies, and a science encyclopedia; Full-text. Sponsored by Cayuga.

WestlawNext is a legal database that provides users access to a wide variety of legal information that West publishing has created for more than a hundred years. The search interface is user friendly and does not require the selection of a database, the use of a controlled syntax or a knowledge of the proper legal language. The editorial content includes the Key Number System, KeyCite, and secondary source content.

Access this database is restricted to in library use only. Please go to the  library at the Auburn or Fulton campus and request the assistance of a librarian.