Databases by Title

The Monsignor William Barry Memorial Library subscribes to nearly 150 electronic databases. Most of our databases are available over the Internet from within Barry. Online access to these databases is possible from any networked computer on the main campus or from any off-campus patron who uses remote Access.

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ABI/INFORM Complete - Complete database comprising full-text business periodicals and news sources from ABI/INFORM Global, Dateline, and Trade & Industry. This combination of products, covering different aspects of business information, covers scholarly research, businesses traditions and trends, corporate strategies, management techniques, and competitive and product information.

Academic OneFile - Academic OneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full-text with no restrictions, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO) - Multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 12,500 journals and a total of more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, and conference proceedings.

Academic Video Online: Premium (Alexander Street Press) - The most comprehensive video subscription available to libraries. It delivers more than 62,000 video titles spanning the widest range of subject areas including anthropology, business, counseling, film, health, history, music, and more. More than 17,000 titles are exclusive to Alexander Street, all with a predictable annual cost. The massive breadth of content in Academic Video Online makes it a useful resource for all types of patrons, giving libraries a high return on investment.

AccessMedicine - An online collection of key medical reference texts that provide authoritative and current medical data. Medical news, updates, patient education information, a diagnostic tool, and an integrated drug database. Searching is available across the entire suite of basic sciences and clinical texts.

AILALink is an excellent resource for immigration law practice and research, with primary and secondary sources provided by AILA, the American Immigration Lawyers Association.

America's News - Comprehensive news and information at the local, state, regional, and national level.

American Doctoral Dissertations 1933-1955 - Provides electronic access to the only comprehensive record of dissertations accepted by American universities during that time period, the print index Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities. Containing twenty-two years of dissertation research and amounting to over 93,000 citations.

American Fact Finder - Provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. The data in American FactFinder come from several censuses and surveys.

American National Biography - A fundamental source of historical American biography; It offers portraits of more than 17,400 men and women whose lives have shaped the nation. All figures included in American National Biography died before 1996.

American Periodicals Collection - This database contains periodicals published between 1740 and 1940, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines and many other historically-significant periodicals.

Anatomy TV - World's most detailed 3D interactive model of human anatomy online.

Archive Grid - Thousands of libraries, museums, and archives have contributed nearly a million collection descriptions to ArchiveGrid. Researchers searching ArchiveGrid can learn about the many items in each of these collections, contact archives to arrange a visit to examine materials, and order copies.

ArticleFirst - Index to 16,000 periodical titles. From 1983- to present.

ATLASerials PLUS - ATLA Religion Database with ATLASerials PLUS combines the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion with ATLA's largest online collection of major religion and theology journals.

Audiobook Collection (EBSCO) - Download and listen to popular titles from the fields of adventure, espionage, mystery, suspense, science fiction and westerns. Click here for instructions on how the download audio book manager software.

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Barry Dissertations - Full text to Barry dissertations published after 1996.

Biological & Agricultural Index Plus (EBSCO) - Provides full text of articles from over 100 journals dating as far back as 1997, as well as indexing and abstracts of more than 380 publications dating back to 1983. Coverage includes agriculture & agricultural research, animal sciences, biochemistry, biology, ecology, environmental science, genetics, horticulture, marine biology, microbiology, paleontology and much more.

BioOne Complete - Aggregation of 68 full-text high-impact bioscience research journals. Most of BioComplete'’s titles are published by small societies and non-commercial publishers, and, until now, have been available only in printed form.

Blackwell-Wiley Medical Collection - Full-text to over 400 titles in Blackwell Publishing Science and Medicine Collection of scholarly academic journals.

Books@OVID - Collection of 95 full text medical books in fields of anatomy, anesthesiology, nursing and podiatric medicine. Includes full text, references, updates, and graphics from some of the most respected sources in medicine, nursing, and anesthesiology. A searcher can choose to run a search in one text, selected texts, or all texts.

Books In Print Online - Complete publication data on all books, videos, and cds currently in print; Includes selected book reviews.

Business and Company ASAP - Providing researchers with information on companies, markets and industries. From market trends, mergers and acquisitions to current management theory and company overviews. Access business and trade journals, newspapers and company directory profiles with full text and images.

Business Source Complete (EBSCO) - Contains over 11,000 periodicals indexed and abstracted, with more than 10,000 full text, covering management, economics, finance, accounting and international business, among others.

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Cabell’s Publishing Directory - Professors and graduate students in all fields of in fields of business, education, health services administration, health sciences and psychology frequently use Cabells Directory to assist them in publishing their manuscripts. Also, administrators and accrediting committees use them to evaluate publication records. Reviewers use the Directory for the large number of journals in each Directory and the useful information included for each journal.

Cambridge Online Journals - Search over 350 full text journals published by Cambridge University Press covering all subject areas. Coverage goes back to 1997.

CAMIO - Catalog of Art Museum Images Online is a growing online collection documenting works of art from around the world, representing the collections of prominent museums. CAMIO highlights the creative output of cultures around the world, from prehistoric to contemporary times, and covering the complete range of expressive forms.

Catholic Research Resources Alliance (CRRA) Portal or "Catholic Portal" - Provides access to rare, unique and/or uncommon materials relating to every aspect of the Catholic experience held by college, university and seminary libraries, special collections and archives. CRRA's mission is to electronically bring together resources in many formats from many collections, and to provide librarians, archivists, researchers, scholars, and the general public an effective and global discovery of Catholic research resources.

Chemical Abstracts Service - See SciFinder.

Chronicle of Higher Education - No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators.

CINAHL Complete (EBSCO) - The world’s most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. This authoritative file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the CINAHL index, with no embargo. CINAHL Complete is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing & allied health literature and supports nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers. In addition to full text for top nursing and allied health journals, CINAHL Complete also provides access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, evidence-based care sheet and quick lesson disease overviews, and continuing education modules. CINAHL Complete provides full text for journals in other disciplines including biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and more.

CiteSeerX - CiteSeerX is an evolving scientific literature digital library and search engine that has focused primarily on the literature in computer and information science.

ClasePeriodica - Clase indexes documents from 1975 to present published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities; PERIODICA covers journals from 1978 to present specializing in science and technology. There is indexing of many Spanish and Portuguese language theological journals.

Cochrane Collaboration - The Cochrane Collaboration is an international network of more than 31,000 dedicated people from over 120 countries. We work together to help healthcare practitioners, policy-makers, patients, their advocates and carers, make well-informed decisions about health care, by preparing, updating, and promoting the accessibility of Cochrane Reviews – over 5,000 so far, published online in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, part of The Cochrane Library. We also prepare the largest collection of records of randomized controlled trials in the world, called CENTRAL, published as part of The Cochrane Library.

Computing Research Repository - Allows researchers to search, browse and download papers through its online repository. CoRR is available to all members of the community at no charge.

Congress.gov - is the online database of United States Congress legislative information.

CQ Researcher (Congressional Quarterly Researcher) - Explores a single "hot" issue in the news in depth each week. Topics range from social and teen issues to environment, health, education and science and technology. There are 44 reports produced each year including four expanded reports.

Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume I (Alexander Street Press) - Available in Academic Video Online: Premium. Contains training videos, reenactments and actual therapy sessions conducted by counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists and social workers. Includes over 400 hours of videos from 1985-2010.

Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume II (Alexander Street Press) - Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume II updates and expands Volume I with over 300 hours of training videos, reenactments, and actual therapy sessions conducted by counselors, psychiatrists, psychologists, and social workers. Emphasis on contemporary topics such as neuroscience, coaching, family therapy, child therapy, geriatric therapy, play therapy, weight control and eating disorders, post-traumatic stress disorder, sex therapy, culturally sensitive therapy, and cognitive-behavioral therapy.

Counseling and Therapy in Video, Volume ||| (Alexander Street Press) - Volume III in the Counseling and Therapy in Video series presents a firm grounding in the theoretical modalities of counseling and psychotherapy while expanding into new and emerging areas. Collection emphasizes the evolution of the field, juxtaposing the history of counseling and psychotherapy with future directions by examining new techniques, methods, and research-informed practice. Over 300 additional hours of training videos, reenactments, and therapy sessions conducted by counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, and clinicians.

Country Studies - Presents a description and analysis of the historical setting and the social, economic, political, and national security systems and institutions of countries throughout the world.

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Digital Public Library of America - Brings together the riches of America’s libraries, archives, and museums, and makes them freely available to the world. It strives to contain the full breadth of human expression, from the written word, to works of art and culture, to records of America’s heritage, to the efforts and data of science.

Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) - The Digital Library of the Caribbean (dLOC) is a cooperative digital library for resources from and about the Caribbean and circum-Caribbean. dLOC provides access to digitized versions of Caribbean cultural, historical and research materials currently held in archives, libraries, and private collections.

DSM-5 - The most comprehensive, current, and critical resource for clinical practice available to today's mental health clinicians and researchers of all orientations. DSM-5 is used by health professionals, social workers,and forensic and legal specialists to diagnose and classify mental disorders, and is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health. The criteria are concise and explicit, intended to facilitate an objective assessment of symptom presentations in a variety of clinical settings-inpatient, outpatient, partial hospital, consultation-liaison, clinical, private practice, and primary care.

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eBook Collection (EBSCO) - Access to over 150,000 high quality academic titles from all subject disciplines.

ERIC (EBSCO) - Indexing and abstracting Information system sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education that generates the U.S. national bibliographic database covering the literature of education. Provides full-text links to 90 per cent of eric documents from 1997 to present as well as full-text links to 300 journal titles (be sure to click "full-text" box under "limit your results" options). Coverage from 1966 to present.

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Films on Demand - Web-based digital video delivery service that allows you to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7! Choose from thousands of high-quality educational titles in dozens of subject areas. Films On Demand delivers outstanding digital video ideal for students and faculty through online catalogs, distance-learning courses, and learning management systems.

Flipster: Popular Magazines Online

Florida Electronic Library - The Florida Electronic Library is sponsored by the State of Florida and is primarily intended for public libraries. It contains a number of useful sources, however, for academic libraries, including LitFinder, which covers all time periods and contains a wealth of primary literature content, including more than 126,500 full-text poems; 850,000 poem citations and excerpts; 5,000 full-text short stories; 2,800 full-text essays; 1,800 full-text speeches; and 1,000 full-text plays."

Florida Law Weekly - This title includes three separate titles which combine to provide weekly updates of decisions for federal, state and local courts in Florida. The Florida Law Weekly Federal includes decisions of the U.S. Supreme Court, the U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit and U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts in Florida. The Florida Law Weekly consists of the Florida Supreme Court and Florida District Courts of Appeal decisions, as well as Attorney General's opinions. The Florida Law Weekly Supplement includes Florida circuit and county court decisions and miscellaneous reports of the proceedings of other public agencies.

Florida Statistical Abstract Online (FSAO) - The Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR) founded at the University of Florida in 1929 has published the Florida Statistical Abstract each year since 1967. This award-winning and leading source of statistical data on Florida cities and counties provides information on population, housing, employment, income, education, health, tourism, elections, and much more...

Ft. Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel - Complete full-text from 1983 to present. Includes content of local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community. Paid advertisements are excluded.

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Gale Reference Center - Full text to online collection of premier reference eBooks.

Gartner - Gartner offers world-class, objective insight on virtually any area of information technology. This resource provides online access to the most comprehensive full text collection of IT analysis and advice for the users and vendors of technology.

General OneFile - A one-stop source for news and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images. Updated daily.

Global Issues in Context - Spans continents and cultures to bring essential, balanced information to researchers across many academic disciplines. Integrating news, global viewpoints, reference, country information, primary source documents, videos, statistics and more in a single search.

Google Scholar - Enables you to search specifically for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, abstracts and technical reports from all broad areas of research. For full text to over 800 journals look for fulltext@Barry Library link.

Government Printing Office - Indexes all types of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments(Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.).Includes a bibliographic citation in each record. From 1976 to present.

GPO Federal Digital System - Provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government. Search or browse selected essential documents from the president, Congress, the courts, and agencies. Previously called GPO Access.

GreenFILE (EBSCO) - 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

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Health and Psychosocial Instruments (HAPI) - Citations to identify and evaluate measurement tests used in health and psychosocial studies (e.g., questionnaires, checklists, rating scales, vignettes/scenarios, tests); covers from 1985 to the present.

HeinOnline is one of the most comprehensive tools currently available for legal research. It is the best interface for searching for Law Review Articles and has most titles available from the first volume to today. It also contains a wide variety of databases including historic documents from early British, Scottish and U.S.laws and Tribal law. It is a good resource for finding International Treaties, laws and articles and otherwise hard-to-find resources such as Native American Tribal Law.

History of International Law is a collection of over 700 titles discussing various international law topics.

Hoover's Company Profiles (ProQuest) - Up to date proprietary editorial content covering more than 40,000 public and non-public companies and 225,000 key executives. Hoover's, widely recognized as a leading provider of corporate data, delivers in depth industry analyses, information on a company's location, summary financials, top competitors, top officers, and more

Human Kinetics Online Journal Collection - The premier information provider to the physical activity field, provides full-text access to the complete collection of journals from 1974 to present.

Humanities International Complete (EBSCO) - Provides cover-to-cover indexing and abstracting for over 1,700 journals and contains more than 1.5 million records; an invaluable resource for students, researchers, and educators interested in all aspects of the humanities including fine arts, literature, history and philosophy.

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IMD World Competitiveness Online - The most comprehensive database on the competitiveness of nations. It includes 19-year time series from the IMD World Competitiveness Yearbook, the leading annual report published by IMD since 1989.

Index of Articles on Jewish Studies - Selective bibliography of articles in the various fields of Jewish studies and in the study of Eretz Israel

Index Theologicus - The Index Theologicus database presently contains more than 250,000 bibliographical references from articles in journals, Festschriften and conference volumes. The extensive research possibilities enable theologians and specialists in religious studies to obtain a quick and comprehensive overview of the publications relevant to their own field of research.

Intellectual Property Law Collection is available through HeinOnline. It is a large database of legislative histories, regulatory, statutory and case law, treatises, articles and other materials on the various subjects of intellectual property.

IOPScience - Provides full-text access to all IOP-owned content ever published, all the way back to 1874, for browsing and/or searching from journals in the fields of physics, mathematics, engineering, chemistry and biology.

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JAMA Network - A collection of 7 full-text medical journals published by the American Medical Association including JAMA and the Archives of: Dermatology, Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, General Psychiatry & Surgery.

JSTOR - Provides an image archive of important scholarly journal literature in nearly all the humanities and social sciences disciplines, international and foreign areas studies, and many of the life sciences.

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Key Business Ratios - Helps you understand the true performance of a company, by benchmarking it against its industry peers. Uses 14 key business ratios cover all critical areas of business performance—solvency, efficiency and profitability. And, using an individual company's financial statements with Key Business Ratios, you can generate a comparison of a company's own business ratios with the industry.

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LexisNexis Academic - See Nexis-UNI

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (EBSCO) - Indexes more than 500 core journals, more than 50 priority journals, and 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.

LitFinder - See entry for Florida Electronic Library

Literature Resource Center - Premier Internet resource for full-text information on literary figures from all time periods writing in such genres as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, and more.

LLMC Digital - The Law Library Microform Consortium is a non-profit cooperative of libraries dedicated to the twin goals of, preserving legal titles and government documents on film, while making copies inexpensively available either in microfiche format or digitally through its on-line service.

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Making of Modern Law. This is a full-text searchable database of historical materials, divided into the following collections:

Marketline - Includes access to: Industry profiles, offering standardized market data (including size & segmentation) and competitive analysis; Country profiles, presenting easy-to-digest summaries and standardized data; Base Drivers Database, featuring key macro-economic, social, demographic and industry statistics for 215 countries; and Live feed of news, comment and analysis to keep you fully up-to-date with all the latest business developments. (Please note that Marketline was previously known as Industry/Company Information Center and Datamonitor).

MEDLINE Complete (EBSCO) - Provides provides authoritative medical information on general health & medicine, pharmacology, neurology, molecular biology, genetics and genomics, histology, microbiology and many other subject domains. MEDLINE Complete uses MeSH (Medical Subject Headings) indexing with tree, tree hierarchy, subheadings and explosion capabilities to search citations from over 5,600 current biomedical journals. MEDLINE Complete is also the world's most comprehensive source of full text for medical journals, providing full text for over 2,000 journals indexed in MEDLINE. Of those, more than 1,980 have cover-to-cover indexing in MEDLINE, and of those, 900 are not found with full text in any version of Academic Search, Health Source or Biomedical Reference Collection. This wide-ranging file contains full text for many of the most used journals in the MEDLINE index - with no embargo. With coverage dating back to 1809 and full-text back to 1865.

MEDLINE in PubMed - National Library of Medicine’s premier database providing Indexes over 8,100 journal titles (over 3,000 have full text links). Contain online thesaurus MESH subject headings. Dates covered: 1966- to present. Includes International Nursing Index.

Note: To see which articles have full text you must display search results in "abstract" format and look for any results that display Barry icon below abstract. Click on this Barry icon to get full text

Mergent Online - Directory of major domestic and foreign corporations - includes history, financial data, chief officers, divisions, and investor rankings (formerly known as FISOnline or Moody's). Includes Equity Portraits: a database which provides stock price, volume and other company information. It also includes in-depth industry analysis. (Please note that Mergent Online was previously known as Company Data Direct).

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print (Buros) - Provides full-text reviews and overview of all English language standardized tests of educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas; provides description of test materials, time needed, and one or more reviews of the test. Note: does not provide full-text of actual tests.

MiamiHerald - Complete full-text from 1983 to present. Includes content of local and regional news, including community events, schools, politics, government policies, cultural activities, local companies, state industries, and people in the community. Paid advertisements are excluded.

MLA Bibliography - Index of bibliographic records pertaining to literature, language, linguistics, and folklore and includes coverage from 1926 to the present; provides access to scholarly research in nearly 4,000 journals and series.

Morningstar - Provides reports on more than 8000 stocks and 12,000 mutual funds; offers analyst reports on 1000 stocks and 2000 mutual funds; and includes exclusive Morningstar ratings for stocks and funds.

Music Online: American Music (Alexander Street Press) - Streaming audio collection of American roots music and pre-1960s American popular music. Genres include country, folk, bluegrass, Western, old-time, American Indian, blues, gospel, spirituals and shape note singing. Features iconic American recording artists and record labels as well as recordings from selected collections of the Library of Congress’ American Folklife Center. Content applicable to the study of music history and the social, cultural, and political history of North America.

Music Online: Jazz Music Library (Alexander Street Press) - Comprehensive streaming audio collection of jazz recordings from 1920s to present including over 200 distinct jazz genres. Features jazz performers from legendary record labels – thousands of jazz artists from past greats to musicians performing and recording today. Live recordings from jazz venues including The Five Spot, The Montreux Jazz Festival, The Village Vanguard, New York’s Town Hall, The Newport Jazz Festival, The Apollo, The Blue Note, The Jazz Standard, and Birdland. Contains links to various versions of recorded song titles. Streams to mobile device or smartphone. Users can create, annotate, and share playlists as well as create and share clips from all audio tracks.

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NAMTA Montessori Bibliography and Research Guide - Comprehensive listing of primary and secondary Montessori sources in the English language.

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NetAdvantage - See S&P Global NetAdvantage

New Testament Abstracts (EBSCO) - This database is a product of a partnership between ATLA and the Weston Jesuit School of Theology. The database contains more than 33,000 article abstracts, 1,200 review abstracts, 12,600 book abstracts, and 50 software abstracts. Article coverage in the database dates back to 1985.

Nexis-UNI - (formerly LexisNexis Academic) is a redesigned and improved, full-text database featuring content from news, business and legal sources along with enhanced searching, saving and collaborating features..

Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers - This is a full text database of newspaper articles from papers from all 50 states which were in print during the 1800s.

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OAIster - Contains digital resources from open archive collections representing multidisciplinary resources from more than 1000 contributors worldwide. Records contain a digital object link allowing users access to the object in a single click.

Old Testament Abstracts (EBSCO) - This database is a partnership between ATLA and the Catholic Biblical Association. The database features indexing and abstracts for journal articles, monographs, multi-author works, and software related to Old Testament studies. Topics covered include antiquities, archaeology, biblical theology, philology and much more.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context - The premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from capital punishment to immigration, to violent video games. Opposing Viewpoints in Context is cross-curricular and supports science, social studies, current events, and language arts classes.

Origins - Documentary service provided by Catholic News Services including: encyclicals, speeches and other papal messages to pastoral letters by the bishops;diocesan policy statements to current research to speeches in the news on public policy, liturgy,social justice, the parish, the family, ministries and much more.

OVID - Full-text access to 64 primary full-text advanced nursing & medical journals.

Oxford Art Online - Provides web access to the entire text of Grove Art Online, The Dictionary of Art, (34 vols.), The Oxford Companion to Western Art, The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, and The Encyclopedia of Aesthetics; contains over 5,000 searchable and embedded art images, maps, and line drawings displayed in the text of articles, extensive image links, and sophisticated search and navigation tools.

Oxford English Dictionary (OED) - The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words - past and present - from across the English-speaking world.

Oxford Music Online - Leading online resource for music research since its inception in 2001. Oxford Music Online is the access point for Grove Music Online, and other Oxford music reference resources including the Oxford Dictionary of Music and the Oxford Companion to Music.

Oxford Online Journals - Search over 300 full text journals published by Oxford University Press covering all subject areas. Coverage goes back to 1996.

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Philosopher's Index with Full Text - International in scope, this leading database provides full text of philosophy's most esteemed journals. Covering all major fields of philosophy, it is an invaluable resource for philosophy students and researchers around the world.

PolicyMap - A US-National web-based Geographic Information System used to understand communities. With easy-to-use menus, PolicyMap is a “GIS tool for non-GIS experts” for those who need to visualize large amounts of data quickly and easily, often down to the census tract or block group level. It is used in the social sciences, urban studies and regional planning, real estate and housing analysis, community and economic development, public administration and policy, public health, political science, education, environmental studies, business and finance, economics, statistics and geography, among other areas. In addition, students and faculty can easily upload and incorporate their data into and leverage it against the thousands of indicators already available in PolicyMap.

ProQuest Central - This database serves as central resource for researchers at all levels. Covering more than 160 subject areas and 12,000 full text publications, ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. This award- Winning online reference resources features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, newspapers, reports and videos.

ProQuest Congressional Advanced Search - Provides full text for many government titles, generally from the early 1970's to the present. Includes bills, laws, legislative histories, committee prints, House and Senate documents and reports, the Congressional Record, Code of Federal Regulations, and Federal Register.

ProQuest History Vault: American Indians and American West - ProQuest History Vault unlocks the wealth of key archival materials with a single search. Researchers can access digitized letters, papers, photographs, scrapbooks, financial records, diaries, and many more primary source materials taken from the University Publications of America (UPA) Collections.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global - The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.

ProQuest Legislative Insight - A Federal legislative history service that makes available thoroughly researched compilations of digital full text publications created by Congress during the process leading up to the enactment of U.S. Public Laws.

ProQuest Newsstand - Exclusive access to 85 full-text newspapers including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Washington Post, The Guardian, and the Los Angeles Times.

ProQuest Nursing & Allied Health Source - Provides abstracting and indexing for more than 1,050 titles, with over 875 titles in full-text, plus more than 12,300 full text dissertations representing the most rigorous scholarship in nursing and related fields.

ProQuest Psychology Journals - Includes abstracts and indexing for more than 710 titles, with over 570 titles available in full text.

PsycARTICLES (EBSCO) - Contains more than 25,000 full-text articles from 57 journals published by American Psychological Association and allied organizations.

Please note: You may want to search for full-text in PsycARTICLES using the PsycINFO (see below) database. PsycINFO is a more comprehensive database which will have the full-text of PsycARTICLES plus additional sources.

Psychotherapy.net Collection (Alexander Street Press) - includes more than 150 in-depth training videos. All Psychotherapy.net titles are created by and for psychotherapists and provide reliable, detailed instructions for serving diverse populations and therapeutic issues. Key topics include family and group therapy, dynamic psychotherapy, legal and ethical considerations, working with survivors of abuse, PTSD, and countless more.

PsycINFO (EBSCO) - Contains more than 1.8 million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports, all in the field of psychology. Journal coverage, which dates back to the 1800s, indexes more than 1,700 periodicals including full text to 30+ journals published by American Psychological Association in PsycARTICLES. Provides full-text links to about 10 per cent of journal citations.

PsycTESTS (EBSCO) - Research database that provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration. Focuses primarily on unpublished tests, those developed by researchers but not made commercially available; most records link to a variety of materials describing the test in peer-reviewed literature, technical reports, or dissertations as well as links to related peer-reviewed literature describing test development, review, or use; all records include a summary that describes the test, with its purpose and some history of its development; most records include the actual test instrument.

PubMed (Medline) - (see above MEDLINE in PubMed)

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R2 Medical E-Book Collection - Includes 45 full-text electronic books covering medical disciplines of Nursing, Anesthesiology, Occupational Therapy, Sports Medicine and more.

Religious and Theological Abstracts - Index and abstracts to variety of periodical literature, including Christian, Jewish, and other world religions.

Research in Ministry Online - Indexes D.Min. projects from reporting schools of theology accredited by the Association of Theological Schools in the United States and Canada. Indexing began in 1981. Author, title, project advisor, institution, and subject access are provided. In addition, an abstract for each project is included when one has been provided by the author.

RMAU ONLINE - Includes Financial Ratios Benchmarks (comprehensive, detailed data on over 700 industries derived directly from financial statements) and Industry Default Probabilities and Cash Flow Measures. Updated annually.

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Sage Premier E Journal Collection - Features the full-text contents of over 450 major journals in the fields of criminal justice, education, health, and the social sciences. Over 140,000 articles are currently available through the collection, with backfiles extending to 1999 for all titles.

S&P Global NetAdvantage - Industry and company analysis and investment rankings including S&P Industry Surveys, S&P Equity Research, and new “Markets” tab with drill downs to industry and sub-industry key ratios, benchmarks, and constituents across a global universe of over 3 million private companies and 250,000 public companies.

Science Direct Medical Journals -To limit search to full-text articles, change setting of Source drop-down menu from All Journals to Subscribed journals. This database includes full text access to 340 full-text peer-reviewed journals including many core medical journals.

SciFinder (Chemical Abstracts Service) - Provides online access to CAS (Chemical Abstracts Service) databases. Sources include journals, patents, books, reviews, meeting abstracts, dissertations, conference proceedings and technical reports. Properties of substances include millions of spectra.

Note: To use SciFinder you must first register at this link

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SocINDEX with Full Text (Sociology) (EBSCO) - Provides comprehensive coverage of sociology, encompassing all sub-disciplines and closely related areas of study.

SportsDiscus (EBSCO) - Index with abstracts to all aspects of sport, including sports medicine, physical fitness, sport science and recreation. From 1830 to present.

Springer Scientific and Medical Online Journal Collection - Includes full text (back to 1997) to more than 1,750 peer-reviewed journals in scientific, biological and medical sciences.

(Barry subscribes to the following Springer journals: Archives of Sexual Behavior, Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal, Clinical Social Work Journal, Cognitive Therapy and Research, Community Mental Health Journal, Contemporary Family Therapy, Educational Assessment, Evaluation and Accountability, Health Care Analysis, Journal of Abnormal Child Psychology, Journal of Behavioral Medicine, Journal of Developmental and Physical Disabilities, Journal of Educational Change, Journal of Genetic Counseling, Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, Journal of Religion and Health, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science, Research in Higher Education, and Sex Roles.)

Statistical Abstract of the United States 1878-2012 - The Statistical Abstract of the United States, published since 1878, is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States. Use the Abstract as a convenient volume for statistical reference, and as a guide to sources of more information both in print and on the Web.Sources of data include the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and private organizations.

STATRef! - Point-of-care medical and drug information for physicians and allied health professionals consisting of four searchable e-books: AAFP Conditions A-Z (2014); ACP Smart Medicine (SM) & AHFS DI® Essentials; INFECTIOUS DISEASES: The Clinician's Guide to Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention; and The Merck Manual Of Diagnosis and Therapy, The 19th Ed. (2011).

Statesman's Yearbook - Regularly updated to reflect recent world events, includes reliable information on every country in the world, covering key historical events, population, city profiles, social statistics, climate, recent elections, current leaders, defense, international relations, economy, energy and natural resources, industry, international trade, religion, culture, and diplomatic representatives, as well as fact sheets and much more.

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Taylor & Francis Online Journal Collection - Provides full-text access to an extensive collection of scholarly journals, covering all subject areas.

Taxation & Economic Reform in America, Parts I & II, 1781 to (current year) is part of the Law Library's HeinOnline database. The database includes over 2,500 volumes of books, legislative histories and other materials related to the development of American Tax Law.

Testing & Education Reference Center With Career Module - Includes over 300 practice tests and courses; dozens of ebooks containing valuable study material and practice tests; information on over 4,000 accredited schools; scholarship search featuring $8 billion in available scholarships; resume builder with over 1,000 brainstorming phrases to get you started and career modules covering subjects from career change to salary negotiations.

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U.S. International Trade Library - Available through HeinOnline, this database focuses on the exchange of goods and services between the United States and other countries. It includes legislative histories, statutes, articles, government publications and more.

UpToDate - A clinical electronic reference designed to provide printable and current answers to patient care, diagnosis and treatment questions at the point of care. Also includes LexiComp, a tool that detects drug interactions. It is written by a recognized faculty of experts who synthesize the best available medical evidence with the best practice to provide practical recommendations that clinicians can trust. Access to UpToDate is limited to students and faculty within the Barry University Physician's Assistant program.

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Value Line - is a comprehensive source of information and advice on approximately 1,700 stocks, more than 90 industries, the stock market, and the economy. The main section “Ratings & Reports” presents full-page, individual stock reports and industry reviews. The “Summary & Index” provides a key to locating the latest quarterly and supplementary reports and cites the most recent data on each of the stocks followed. Finally, “Selection & Opinion” is a feature section which gives Value Line’s views on the economy and the stock market, and on stocks of special interest.

VAST: Academic Video Online (Alexander Street Press) - See Academic Video Online: Premium.

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Wall Street Journal - Leading business newspaper of United States

World Cat - International database of books and other published material complete with listings of libraries that own materials.

World Trade and Arbitration Materials - This journal publishes the texts of all of the most important current documents relating to international trade. It also includes a selection of essential current documents relating to international arbitration as a means of settling international business disputes. The journal provides arbitral awards, news of adhesion to international conventions, court decisions, statutes, reports from official authorities, arbitration rules, and news of arbitration centres and associations.

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