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  • ON-CAMPUS ACCESS - Click the links (titles) below.  
  • OFF-CAMPUS and REMOTE ACCESS - go to and click "browse" to view and access all databases and journals, or enter a keyword and begin your search. 
  • ATLA (Off Campus) - use the Off-Campus/Remote Access link below.
Access World News Research Collection - find articles on topics related to business, communications, education, government, journalism, politics, science and more from a variety of sources that include newspapers, newswires, blogs, periodicals, videos and web-only content including the Charlotte Observer, the News and Observer and USA Today. [ Off-Campus/Remote Access Link ]
ATLA - the premier index to journal articles, book reviews, and collections of essays in all fields of religion; includes 555,000+ article citations, 232,000+ essay citations, 511,000+ book review citations, and 266,000+ full text electronic articles and book reviews from 1,656 journals.
[ Off-Campus/Remote Access Link ] [ On-Campus Access Link]   
Chemistry  - provides access to over 3,134 journal articles many of which are full text, 7,345 books and 119 reference works
Chronicle of Higher Education  - weekly news and job information source for college and university faculty members, administrators, and students.
Communication & Mass Media Complete  - provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media, offering indexing and abstracts for 460+ journals and full text for 350 journals.  
EBSCOhost   - premium online information resource service which includes e-books, EBSCO Discovery Service and DynaMed - a clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other health care professionals for use at point-of-care. 
Encyclopedia Britannica  - a set of comprehensive reference works containing articles on a wide range of subjects.
ERIC (Educational Resource Information Center) - provides unlimited access to more than 1.4 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials.
Films on Demand - allows you to view over 5,000 streaming videos in subject areas including Humanities & Social Science, Science, Business, Economics and Health. Also, view the Archival Films & Newsreels Collection.
Gale Virtual Reference Library - (On-Campus) Go to NC Live - (off-campus)-; go to "Browse - A-Z Browse All" at the top of the page; Scroll down to find Gale Virtual Reference Library. (Off-campus)When prompted for NC Live password, contact the library at 546-8407.
GreenFile - Environmental Science  - a collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more; provides indexing and abstracts for 384,000+ records and full text for 4,700+ records. 
Humanities International Complete  - includes full text for 890+ journals and books.
JSTOR (Journal Storage) - online archive of multi-discipline journal articles. 
[ Off-Campus/Remote Access Link ] [ On-Campus Access Link ]
Lexis-Nexis - provides access to thousands of full-text publications that provide extensive coverage in the areas of business, criminal justice, finance, government, law and legal issues, medicine, news, technology and other subjects.
Mango Languages - an online language learning system that teaches practical conversation skills for real communication. Users must set up an email account to get started, then follow the step-by-step instructions. No password needed.  [ Off-Campus/Remote Access Link ] [ On-Campus Access Link ]
National Library of Medicine (NLM)  -  largest biomedical library; supports and conducts research, development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information technology.
NC LIVE - free online access to eBooks, audio books, videos, online magazines, newspapers & journals.
[ On-Campus Access Link ]
Oxford Music Online - includes a subscription to Oxford Companion to Music and Oxford Dictionary of Music.
ProQuest Religion - provides a wide range of primarily full-text international periodicals for diverse and spiritual studies covering formal theological studies of major religions as well as the most recent trends and scholarly thought.
ProQuest Sociology  - gives users access to the full-text of more than 310 journals in sociology and social work. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts.
Science Direct – includes Chemistry and Health Sciences.
Teacher Reference Center  - provides indexing and abstracts for 270+ of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators