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Article & Research Databases
Business First - updates financial and local (WNY) government news throughout the day.
Chronicle Online - Chronicle of Higher Education (CHE) academic news, advice, and jobs.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text - scholarly articles for Nursing and Allied Health
Daily Med - drug information
Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) - free, full-text, and peer-reviewed scientific journals
EBSCOhost - a large collection of scholarly and popular articles in a broad range of subjects
Faulkner Security Management Practices - information related to management issues in enterprise-wide network security
FAITS - Faulkner Advisory for IT Studies -- technology reports on network standards and applications, meticulously researched, plainly written, uniformly formatted, and easy to understand
Gale Cengage Learning - scholarly and popular articles in a broad range of subjects.
Global Road Warrior - global information on society, culture, food, travel, business practices, and communications
Health Services - Public Health
International Relations and Security Network - international studies, literature, e-learning, etc. from agencies, institutes and universities world-wide.
LION Literature Online Reference Edition - literature, criticism, reference, biographies
Medline Plus - for the general public
Medline/PubMed - for health care professionals
Oxford Islamic Studies Online (OISO) - source for an accurate and informed understanding of the Islamic world
Ovid - scholarly collection of articles and eBooks for nursing and allied health
PILOTS Database - electronic index to Traumatic Stress Literature from the Center for Disease Control (CDC)
ProQuest Central - a large collection of scholarly and popular articles in a broad range of subjects
ProQuest Nursing - scholarly articles for nursing education
Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) - helping nurses to develop the knowledge and skills to improve health care systems
SIRS Researcher - information on social issues (including Top 10 PRO & CON), art, science, government, and the humanities.
Statistical Abstract of the United States - statistics on social, political, and economic conditions | If there are problems viewing this database, use a browser other than Internet Explorer (Firefox, Safari, Chrome, etc.)
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Dictionaries and Encyclopedias
Credo Reference - An excellent place to begin your research on an unfamiliar topic.
Encyclopedia Britannica Online Academic Edition - online version of the respected Encyclopedia Britannica
Grolier Online Encyclopedia - includes the Encyclopedia Americana, Grolier Multimedia, and New Book of Knowledge.
Historical Encyclopedia of American Business - Comprehensive coverage of all major historical aspects of American business and finance.
Oxford English Dictionary (OED) - an state of the art guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over 600,000 English words
Books in Print - Professional Edition - This publication contains information on books, audio books, and videos that are currently in print or forthcoming.
eBooks from EBSCOhost - over 475 electronic books in science, medicine, technology and liberal arts. In addition to new books, this database contains NetLibrary titles See tutorials to learn how to read & download books.
Ebook Library (EBL) - Online and offline access to eBooks on a wide range of subjects. On a public computer, read it online. On your personal computer or eReader, download the book after installing Adobe Digital Editions (ADE). For help go to ADE Help page.
IGI Global Research Collection - Evidence-Based Practice in Nursing Informatics and Nursing and Clinical Informatics: Socio-Technical Approaches
Nutrition Care Manual from the American Dietetic Association
OVID eBooks - over 140 books on anatomy, physiology, nursing, pediatrics and other topics important to health care professionals
ImageQuest - This resource from Encyclopedia Britannica provides access to thousands of free images that can be inserted into academic assignments. Note: for educational use only.
SMART Imagebase: Scientific and Medical Art - Download medical illustrations, videos, interactive tools, and monographs of anatomy, physiology, embryology, surgery, trauma, pathology, diseases, conditions and other topics.
Ambrose Video - Nutrition, Literature (BBC Shakespeare, Author’s Lives), US History, CNA, Science
Films on Demand - Hospitality, Nursing, Imaging, Anatomy, Human Resources, Theban Plays (Sophocles)
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