Shaw University Libraries
- ON-CAMPUS ACCESS - Click the links (titles) below.
- OFF-CAMPUS &
REMOTE ACCESS - go to www.nclive.org and
click “browse” to view and access all databases and journals, or enter a
keyword and begin your search.
- ATLA (Off Campus) - Access through NC Live, Academic Search Complete, then choose databases. Call 919-546-8407 for NCLive password.
- For other login or
password assistance needs, please call 919-546-8407.
Academic Search Complete - a multi-disciplinary database providing full text for
4,650+ journals, including full text for 3,900+ peer-reviewed titles.
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
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
Chemistry - provides access to over 3,134 journal articles many of which are full text, 7,345 books and 119 reference works
of Higher Education - weekly news and
job information source for college and university faculty members,
administrators, and students.
CINAHL - Nursing & Allied Health - the world's most comprehensive
source of full text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full
text for 600+ journals, dating back to 1981.
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.
- 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.
Education Research Complete
- provides indexing and abstracts for
2,150+ journals, and full text for 1,200 journals and 500 books and
monographs; topics covered include all levels of education from early
childhood to higher education.
Britannica -a set of
comprehensive reference works containing articles on a wide range of subjects.
Environmental Complete - offers coverage in agriculture, ecosystem ecology,
energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater
science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology,
and environmental law from 1,700+ domestic and international titles, including
680+ full text journals and 120+ full text monographs.
ERIC (Educational Resource
Information Center) - provides unlimited
access to more than 1.4 million bibliographic records of journal articles and
other education-related materials.
Film & Television Literature
Index - On Campus: Access through NC Live; go to
Academic Search Complete; type Film & Television Literature Index on the
search line. Off-Campus: go to www.nclive.org;
click Academic Search Complete and type Film & Television Literature Index
on the search line.
Films on Demand - offers curriculum-focused content and access to
over 7,000 streaming video titles in the Humanities & Social Sciences,
Business & Economics and Health & Science. Includes PBS, A&E,
History, ABC news, BBC, National Geographic films and more.
Funk & Wagnalls New World
Encyclopedia -provides 25,000+
encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
Gale Virtual Reference Library - (On-Campus) Go to
NC Live - (off-campus)- www.nclive.org; 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.
Health Sciences - includes 2,900 articles in medicine and dentistry, pharmacology, toxicology, and veterinary medicine.
Health Source - Consumer Edition - provides access to 80 full text,
consumer health magazines.
Health Source - Nursing / Academic
Edition - provides
550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines; also
features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient
education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.
Humanities International Complete - includes full text for 890+
journals and books.
(Journal Storage) - online archive
of multi-discipline journal articles.
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.
Library, Information Science, &
Technology Abstracts - indexes
more than 500 core journals, more than 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals;
coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics,
online information retrieval, information management and more.
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.
Middle Search Plus - provides full text for 140+ popular, middle school
magazines, 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and an Image
Collection of 440,207 photos, maps and flags. All full text articles included
in the database are assigned a reading level indicator.
Military & Government Collection - offers a collection of periodicals,
academic journals, including full text for 300 journals, pertaining to all
branches of the military and government.
National Library of Medicine (NLM) - largest biomedical library; supports and conducts research,
development, and training in biomedical informatics and health information
LIVE - free online
access to eBooks, audio books, videos, online magazines, newspapers &
Music Online - includes a
subscription to Oxford Companion to Music and Oxford Dictionary of Music.
Search - provides
full text for 70+ popular, magazines for elementary school research. All full
text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level
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
Business News - provides
comprehensive full text coverage for 80+ regional business publications
covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
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