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  • ABI/INFORM (Business) Authentication Required
    ABI/INFORM indexes content from 3,200 trade publications and scholarly journals (with fulltext or full-image for 2,100 titles) that help students and researchers track business conditions, trends, management techniques, corporate strategies, and industry-specific topics worldwide.
  • Academic Search Premier (all topics) from EBSCO Authentication Required
    Academic Search Premier (ASP) contains indexing for nearly 8,050 publications, with full text for more than 4,600 of those titles. ASP provides full-text coverage in biology, chemistry, education, engineering, humanities, physics, psychology, religion and theology, sociology, etc. Tip: Click the check box to limit to Academic (Peer Reviewed) Journals.
  • ACS Chemistry Journals Authentication Required
    ACS Chemistry Journals consists of full access to indexing and abstracts for all American Chemical Society journals as well as fulltext for those journals with print subscriptions in LR&TS (11 titles). The titles to which we currently have fulltext access include: Analytical Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Innovation, Chemical Reviews, Environment Science and Technology, Industrial Engineering Chemistry Research, Inorgranic Chemistry, Journal of Organic Chemistry, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Organometallics, and Journal of Physical Chemistry.
  • ACM Digital Library Authentication Required
    Search for citations from most periodicals and conference proceedings of the Association for Computing Machinery and affiliated societies.
  • African American Newspapers
    Searchable database of approximately 270 U.S. newspapers from more than 35 states chronicling a century and a half of the African American experience.
  • AgeLine
    Produced by AARP, AgeLine focuses exclusively on the population aged 50+ and issues of aging. Includes aging-related content from the health sciences, psychology, sociology, social work, economics, and public policy. AgeLine indexes over 600 journals, books, book chapters, reports, dissertations, consumer guides, and educational videos.
  • Agricola (Agriculture)
    Index to articles, book chapters, short reports, and reprints encompassing all aspects of agriculture and allied disciplines, including plant and animal sciences, forestry, entomology, soil and water resources, agricultural economics, agricultural engineering, agricultural products, alternative farming practices, and food and nutrition. Also search the online catalog of the National Agriculture Library.
  • Alt HealthWatch Authentication Required
    Emphasis on holistic and integrated approaches to wellness and health care. Index with abstracts to articles back to 1984, full text for 180 journals and reports back to 1990.
  • Alternative Press Index Authentication Required
    Index to articles published from 1991-present in over 250 alternative, radical, and liberal publications that report and analyze the practices and theories of cultural, economic, political, and social change.
  • Alternative Press Index Archive Authentication Required
    Index to articles published from 1969-1990 in over 250 alternative, radical, and liberal publications that report and analyze the practices and theories of cultural, economic, political, and social change.
  • American FactFinder
    Tables and maps of most recent demographic and economic data for all geographies including the U.S., states, counties, cities, towns, American Indian reservations, metropolitan areas, zip codes, census tracts, blocks, and more. Produced by the US Census Bureau.
  • AnthroSource Authentication Required
    Search scholarly journals in Anthropology from 1997 to current. This site was developed by the American Anthropological Association (AAA).
  • AP Images (Associated Press) Authentication Required
    A source of over 500,000 current and historic photo images, graphic images, audio files, and publicity. Content may be used for educational purposes in papers, presentations, and secure Web spaces (e.g., in Desire2Learn pages). Approximately 1,000 photo images are added daily.
  • ArchiveGrid Authentication Required
    An index to archives and special collections in thousands of libraries, museums, and archives around the world. Very little content from these collections is online.
  • Art Index Authentication Required
    Provides indexing and abstracting of over 600 periodicals dating as far back as 1984, including 280 peer-reviewed journals, including full-text articles from more than 300 periodicals dating back to 1995. Also provides indexing and abstracting of over 13,000 art dissertations.
    • Location(s): Miller Center Reference Index Shelves and Internet resource
    Check MnPALS Catalog for Location and Availability
  • ArticleFirst Authentication Required
    Indexes 16,000 journals and periodicals in all disciplines.
  • ARTstor Authentication Required
    ARTstor provides over 1 million digital images drawn from every culture and nearly every country. Categories include architecture and city planning, decorative arts, paintings and watercolors, fashion and jewelry, film and digital art, landscape architecture, graphic design and illustration, manuscript illuminations, maps, performing arts, prints and photographs, and sculpture. Register for an account to be able to access the site's personalized features as well as its version for mobile devices.
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  • Bibliography of Asian Studies Authentication Required
    The Bibliography of Asian Studies (BAS) contains bibliographic information on over 770,000 articles on all subjects pertaining to East, Southeast, and South Asia published worldwide from 1971 to the present.
  • Biography and Genealogy Master Index Authentication Required
    Find which books contain biographic information about individuals both living and deceased. Search more than 13.3 million biographical entries. NOTE: BGMI does not include full text. Check SCSU MnPALS to see if we have a title listed in the search results.
  • Books in Print Authentication Required
    Lists books available for purchase; includes publishers in Canada, but not other countries. SCSU does not necessarily own books listed in this database.
  • Business Source Premier Authentication Required
    Business Source Premier searches 350 scholarly journals back to 1965. Includes searchable references for more than 1,170 journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, econometrics and economics.
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  • Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities Authentication Required
    Each Directory helps professors, researchers, and students select journals that are most likely to publish a manuscript. The index in each Directory helps match the characteristics of a manuscript to the topic areas the journal emphasizes, the type of review process, acceptance rate and number of external reviewers. Separate directories are available for Accounting, Economics and Finance, Management, Marketing, Educational Curriculum and Methods, Educational Psychology and Administration, and Psychology.
  • Cambridge University Press Journals Authentication Required
    The search allows you to search over 300 peer-reviewed academic journals and hundreds of books published by Cambridge University Press. SCSU subscribes to fulltext access to 30 Cambridge journal titles, of which 16 are current; an additional 7 current titles are available fulltext.
  • CAMIO Authentication Required
    A growing online collection of images documenting works of art from around the world. Images cover photographs, prints, sculpture, paintings, decorative arts, costume and jewelry, textiles, architecture and more. Images may be used for educational and research purposes, but may not be published or otherwise distributed.
  • Campus Research (formerly Westlaw Campus) Authentication Required
    WestLaw Campus includes the fulltext of many West legal publications covering all federal and state court cases, and Supreme Court cases after 1944, US Code, Code of Federal Regulations, Federal Register, state administrative codes and state statutes; also includes American Jurisprudence 2d., American Law Reports, and state law journals and law reviews. Can search by keyword, citation (e.g., 98 S.CT 2733), case title (e.g., Roe v. Wade), or by act (e.g., Clean Air Act).
  • Capital IQ - Compustat Authentication Required
    Please scroll down to Research Insight.
  • SciFinder Scholar (Chemical Abstracts) Authentication Required
    SciFinder Scholar is the preeminent source of scholarly research in all aspects of Chemistry, searching over 23 million scholarly articles from Chemical Abstracts and Medline. Access is limited to students and faculty at St. Cloud State University and requires individual user registration using your HuskyNet email address from an on-campus computer; consult SciFinder User Registration Information for guidance on completing the registration form.
  • ChemWeb
    The ChemWeb Chemistry Portal allows free searching of journal abstracts from chemistry publishers such as Bentham, Elsevier, Springer and others covering over 500 journals. Search by title and issue or use Journal Search for full-text search of abstracts across all journals. For access to specific articles, search the Library Web site using the Articles and databases tab.
  • Child Welfare Information Gateway
    Provides access to information and resources to help protect children and strengthen families. The Library search includes links to over 22,300 bibliographic citations and abstracts. Includes links to full text of 70+ NCCAN publications, including "user manuals" and information on state statutes.
  • Chronicle of Higher Education Authentication Required
    The Chronicle of Higher Education is the premier source of news and statistics about higher education. In addition to an online weekly newspaper, the Chronicle provides valuable in-depth articles on aspects of higher education and is a source of useful statistics on faculty and administrative compensation, admissions, graduation rates, tuition and fees, gender equity, etc.
  • CINAHL Plus with Full Text (Nursing) Authentication Required
    Search 3,000+ journals in nursing and allied health back to 1937; covers nursing, biomedicine, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health, etc. In addition, the database includes health care books, dissertations, standards of practice, and Evidence-Based Care Sheet. Also legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials.
  • CIOS: Communication Institute for Online Scholarship Authentication Required
    CIOS is one of the primary resources for research in Communication, Speech, Journalism, and Rhetoric. In addition to producing ComAbstracts, CIOS provides the following resources for institutional affiliates (including St. Cloud State University).
  • CIOS Journal System Index Authentication Required
    Provides author and title index to citations from 31 core journals in communication studies (subset of Communication Abstracts).
  • Clase Periodica Authentication Required
    Indexes 2600 scholarly journals in Spanish, Portuguese, French, and English covering Latin American social sciences and humanities (Clase) and science and technology (Periodica).
  • Classical Music Library Authentication Required
    Classical Music Library includes tens of thousands of licensed recordings that users can listen to over the Internet. Users browse, search, click, and then listen. Includes Medieval, contemporary, choral works, symphonies, operas, avant-garde, and more with multiple versions of works to enable comparative listening. It also links to Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians.
  • Coaching Science Abstracts
    A subject-oriented directory to lengthy abstracts of research articles for practicing coaches and others interested in applied sport science.
  • ComAbstracts Authentication Required
    The most comprehensive database for the discipline of Communications. Provides 26,000 abstracts of articles drawn from the professional literature on Communications.
  • ComWeb MegaSearch Authentication Required
    Full text index to more than 20,000 communications-related web resources at hundreds of academic sites.
  • Communication & Mass Media Complete Authentication Required
    Index with abstracts to more than 600 journal titles to support research in communication, mass media, linguistics, language learning and related fields of study; includes biographical profiles for over 3,000 authors. More than 240 journal titles include full-text.
  • Consumer Health Complete Authentication Required
    CHC is a comprehensive reference resource covering topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs & alcohol, fitness, nutrition, etc. The emphasis is on consumer rather than scholarly information. Includes fulltext from journals and specialized encyclopedias, as well as images, videos, and animations.
  • CQ Historic Documents Authentication Required
    Over 32,000 pages of documents covering significant events. These documents range from presidential speeches, international agreements, and Supreme Court decisions to U.S. governmental reports, scientific findings, and cultural discussions.
  • CQ Researcher Authentication Required
    Reliable, unbiased, and in-depth information on a wide variety of current issues. Excellent for browsing hot topics.
  • CQ Weekly Authentication Required
    A weekly publication covering events in Washington. Includes in-depth reports on congressional issues, a summary of the previous week's news, committee and floor activity, and debates and roll-call votes. Last 2 years also available in print on shelf in current periodicals.
  • Credo Reference Authentication Required
    Provides online access to over 500 reference books (encyclopedias, dictionaries, handbooks, etc.) in all subject areas. This is the premier place to look up a quick fact or to search for background information on a research topic.
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts Authentication Required
    Topics covered include: courts and the legal process; adult corrections; crime prevention and control strategies; crime, the offender, and the victim; juvenile justice and delinquency; and police.
  • Current Cites
    An annotated monthly bibliography of selected articles, books, and electronic documents on information technology and library science.
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  • Dictionary of Literary Biography Authentication Required
    Contains in-depth biographical information on writers, poets, and playwrights world-wide. Each entry places the major works in the context of that person's life. Entries include a list of major works of the author, and a list of references.
    • Location(s): REF PN451 .D54 and online
  • Discovering Collection Authentication Required
    A good resource for very basic information on virtually any topic. This comprehensive reference resource includes essays, critical analyses, biographies, and primary sources in both text and multimedia.
  • Dissertation Abstracts - PQDT Open Authentication Required
    Selective index to open access masters theses and dissertations from U.S., Canada, Great Britain, and Europe. Note: This is an open access subset of Dissertation Abstracts International (DAI).
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  • EBSCO databases
    • Academic Search Premier (all topics) from EBSCO Authentication Required
      Academic Search Premier (ASP) contains indexing for nearly 8,050 publications, with full text for more than 4,600 of those titles. ASP provides full-text coverage in biology, chemistry, education, engineering, humanities, physics, psychology, religion and theology, sociology, etc. Tip: Click the check box to limit to Academic (Peer Reviewed) Journals.
    • MasterFILE Premier Authentication Required
      A very broad, general database containing full text of important reference sources (good for background information on a topic), news articles, popular magazine articles, and some scholarly articles.
    • Regional Business News Authentication Required
      A supplemental database for customers of Business Source Premier. With daily updates, Regional Business News provides comprehensive full text for regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications). Regional Business News has full text for more than 60 sources.
  • EconLit Authentication Required
    Index to scholarly articles and dissertations in economics and related fields. Updated monthly. Corresponds to the print index published as part of the Journal of Economic Literature.
  • Educator's Reference Complete Authentication Required
    This database complements ERIC by providing fulltext to about 1100 journals indexed in ERIC, as well as about a dozen standard reference titles related to Education--such as the encyclopedias of Education, Educational Leadership and Administration, Sociology, and Psychology. Covers all levels and areas of Education.
  • Eigenfactor.org
    Eigenfactor ranks scholarly journals in the natural and social sciences (and also newsprint, PhD theses, and popular magazines) using citation data and journal price.
  • ELM: Electronic Library for Minnesota
    ELM (Electronic Library for Minnesota) gives Minnesota residents online access to magazine, journal, and newspaper articles; eBooks (electronic books); and information from other reference sources via a selection of databases.
  • Emerald FullText Authentication Required
    Emerald provides access to the fulltext content or more than 100 management and information services journals published by MCBPress (UK). Among the journal titles for business are European Business Review, European Journal of Marketing, Benchmarking, Balance Sheet, International Journal of Public Sector Management, International Marketing Review, and Journal of Consumer Marketing; titles for information services include Library Hi Tech, and Reference Services Review.
  • Encyclopedia Britannica (Academic) Authentication Required
    Encyclopedia Britannica has been the most trusted and most academic encyclopedia, with articles by scholars and experts, since its founding in 1768. This online edition incorporates Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, as well as multimedia, current news, supporting articles, statistical data, and an atlas.
  • Energy Citations Database
    Energy Citations includes bibliographic records of literature in disciplines of interest to DOE such as chemistry, physics, materials, environmental science, geology, engineering, mathematics, climatology, oceanography, computer science and related disciplines. It includes citations to report literature, conference papers, journal articles, books, dissertations, and patents.
  • ERIC (Education) Authentication Required
    ERIC is the primary database supporting research in all areas of education, including psychology, administration, and library science. Note: Cambridge links to fulltext for ERIC documents (ED numbers) from 1996 provided by EDRS. Cambridge also provides an easy to use form to order an article through interlibrary loan. For journal articles, only citation information is provided. The Miller Center contains a wide array of journals that are cited in ERIC.
  • Ethnic NewsWatch Authentication Required
    A comprehensive collection of nearly 700,000 full-text articles from 200 newspapers, magazines and journals of the ethnic, minority and native press. Provides in-depth coverage of a wide range of current and historical topics. Option for searching in both English and Spanish. Tip: Click the check box to limit results to scholarly journals, including peer-reviewed.
  • Expanded Academic ASAP Authentication Required
    Expanded Academic ASAP indexes 4200 journal and periodical titles and provides fulltext for another 2500 title. Provides coverage in social sciences, humanities, sciences, education, and business as well as national news, current events, and general interest topics.
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  • Facts on File (World News Digest) Authentication Required
    A searchable news and events site, with encyclopedia and almanac. Gives top news stories back to 1940. Special features include maps; photographs; historic documents; and overviews of key issues, newsmakers and events since 1980.
  • Film & Television Literature Index
    The definitive index to film and television literature. Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 film and television journals and publications.
  • Films on Demand Authentication Required
    Films on Demand is a streaming media system from Films Media Group that provides educational videos online. This resource includes titles from all disciplines or subject areas. Users can set up their own accounts and create customized playlists.
  • FindLaw
    FindLaw provides legal researchers with a sophisticated search engine to locate Web-accessible legal code and case law. Topical sub-searches for foreign domains by country, federal laws and regulations, or individual states are also available.
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  • GEM: The Gateway to Educational Materials
    Provides access to "thousands of educational resources [instructional materials, curriculums, etc.] found on various federal, state, university, non-profit, and commercial Internet sites." Search by subject, keyword, or grade level.
  • GenderWatch Authentication Required
    GenderWatch is a full text database of publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas. GenderWatch supports programs in business, education, literature and the arts, health sciences, history, political science, public policy, sociology and contemporary culture, lesbian/gay studies, gender and women's studies and more. Tip: Click the check box to limit results to scholarly journals, including peer-reviewed.
  • General Science Collection Authentication Required
    Index with full text for more than 200 journals in biology, mathematics, physics, geology, and basic chemistry. Designed primarily for use in introductory courses.
  • GeoRef (Geology)

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  • Google Scholar
    Google Scholar allows you to search the Web for peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts, and articles available from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. Click on "Available via SCSU FindIt" to locate the item through the Library's subscriptions. Some items will not be available for free.

    To enable the FindIt link from off campus:
    • Click "Scholar Preferences"
    • Enter St. Cloud State University in the Library Links search box
    • Click other desired settings to link to SCSU library holdings and RefWorks bibliographic software
    • Save preferences
  • GPO Monthly Catalog Authentication Required
    Covers all types of U.S. government publications, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records, judiciary materials; and document issued by all executive departments and agencies.
  • GreenFILE
    A collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles that include content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling and more.
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  • HAPI: Hispanic-American Periodical Index Authentication Required
    HAPI is an index to articles, book reviews, documents, original literary works, and other materials appearing in more than 500 key social science and humanities journals. The index covers information about Central and South America, Mexico, Brazil, the Caribbean basin, the US-Mexico border region, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States.
  • Health Source: Nursing/Academic Authentication Required
    Index with fulltext for 550 scholarly journals covering many areas of medicine. Include the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide covering 1300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4700 brand names.
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  • IEEE Xplore Authentication Required
    Search for journal articles, transactions, conference proceedings, etc. of IEEE, IEE and affiliated societies. Note: SCSU has a subscription to ASPP package. Use InterLibrary Loan to get items we do not own (you will get message in upper left corner, "The content you requested is not included in your subscription")
  • Information Bridge (Department of Energy)
    The Information Bridge provides the open source to full-text and bibliographic records of Department of Energy (DOE) research and development reports in physics, chemistry, materials, biology, environmental sciences, energy technologies, engineering, computer and information science, renewable energy, and other topics.
  • Informe Authentication Required
    Informe is a collection of Spanish- and English-language scholarly journals and popular magazines, most with fulltext, with an emphasis on the Americas. Topics covered include business, health, technology, culture, current affairs, economics and other subjects.
  • InfoTrac Web
    Search a variety of databases for magazine, newspaper, and journal articles geared toward children's topics as well as K-12 curriculum. Available through ELM (Electronic Library for Minnesota).
  • Ingenta Authentication Required
    Provides access to article summaries from over 13,000 publications. SCSU has online access to the fulltext from a limited number of publications; other content may be obtained through Interlibrary Loan.
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  • JBI ConNect+
    "JBI COnNECT+ (Clinical Online Network of Evidence for Care and Therapeutics) is your exclusive members only facility, providing you with easy access to resources to help you find and use evidence to inform your clinical decision-making." Resources Available: JBI databases (including the JBI Library of Systematic Reviews, Best Practice Information sheets, Evidence Summaries and Evidence Based Recommended Practices, JBI Library of Systematic Reviews,External databases (including the Cochrane Library, PubMed)
  • Joanna Briggs Institute
    (Evidence-based Practice) An international research and development unit headquartered in Australia, with collaborating centers on all continents.
  • JSTOR Authentication Required
    JSTOR provides unique access to fulltext backfiles for more than 120 "core" scholarly journals in anthropology, ecology, economics, education, general science, history, literature, mathematics, political science, and philosophy. JSTOR's agreement with publishers provides a "moving wall" for access and does not allow access to fulltext for the most recent 2-5 years of articles.
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  • LexisNexis Academic Authentication Required
    LexisNexis Academic is a collection of online fulltext databases covering News, Business, Legal, Medical, and Reference. News includes newspapers, magazines, wire services, broadcast transcripts, regional and international news sources, scholarly & trade journals, and a guide to current issues. Business includes company SEC reports, company profiles and financial data, and accounting literature and standards. Law resources include law reviews (journals), federal and state congressional laws as well as federal court cases. Includes the text of the U.S. Code as well as the Federal Regulations and CFR. It includes hundreds of scholarly journals in a wide range of disciplines.
  • ProQuest Congressional Publications Authentication Required
    Comprehensive coverage of U.S. legislative information, including fulltext and current status of Congressional bills, laws, regulations,legislative histories for public laws, congressional hearings, and research publications. Also fulltext information on related public policy issues and legislative activities. Locate information about members and committees. Search the Congressional Record and Federal Register.
  • ProQuest Statistical Insight Authentication Required
    Contains general and detailed statistics on almost any topic. Search by keyword or select from specified subjects.
  • Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) Authentication Required
    Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts,(LISTA) indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Limited fulltext is available.
  • LitFinder Authentication Required
    The most expansive and current poetry, story, and essay database available. Includes explanations, biographies and pictures.
  • Literature Criticism Online Authentication Required
    Provides online full-text scholarly essays and commentary on classic books and authors. Includes Contemporary Literary Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, and Shakespearean Criticism.
  • Literature Resource Center
    Provides access to full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works, and literary movements.
  • Local Market Media Analyst
    The online replacement for the print resource, Lifestyle Market Analyst. Please go to SRDS Media Solutions Advertising Sources in this database list for access.
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  • Making of America (Cornell)
    This database includes "a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology." (From Website)
  • Making of America (University of Michigan)
    This collection "is a digital library of primary sources in American social history from the antebellum period through reconstruction. The collection is particularly strong in the subject areas of education, psychology, American history, sociology, religion, and science and technology." (From Website)
  • MasterFILE Premier Authentication Required
    A very broad, general database containing full text of important reference sources (good for background information on a topic), news articles, popular magazine articles, and some scholarly articles.
  • MathSciNet Authentication Required
    MathSciNet indexes and reviews 1800 current journals, conference proceedings, and books of mathematics research. Researchers are encouraged to browse the Mathematics Subject Classification (MSC) for subject access. RefWorks users need to save citations in BibTex format, then manually import (can use cut and paste) into RefWorks.
  • Mediamark MRI+ Authentication Required
    MRI+ is a library of media planning data resources. MRI+ Reporter provides marketing and merchandising information on more than 6000 media sources and for more than 6000 products. Full access requires registration using an SCSU HuskyNet email address; after registration, Mediamark will send an email to your account after about 20 minutes with an access link. Information about how to use MRI+ is available online.
  • Medline Authentication Required
    Indexes more than 19,000 journals, 1950 to present, in all areas of medicine, nursing, health services administration, nutrition, and other areas.
  • MedlinePlus
    MedlinePlus is a source for consumer information about over 700 diseases, their symptoms and treatment options. It includes a medical encyclopedia and dictionary. MedlinePlus is produced by the National Library of Medicine (NLM), the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and other governmental agencies.
  • Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print Authentication Required
    Provides test users with descriptive information, citations to test references, and critical reviews of testing instruments. Covers the Ninth Mental Measurements (1985) to the present; previous editions are available in the Reference Collection. Also includes Tests in Print, a listing of testing tools and test reviews. Provides test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s).
    • Location(s): REF Z5814 .P8 B932, REF Z5814 .E9 T47 and online
    Check MnPALS Catalog for Location and Availability
  • Meteorological and Geoastrophysical Abstracts Authentication Required
    Comprehensive index with abstracts to literature on meteorology, climatology, atmospheric chemistry and physics, astrophysics, hydrology, glaciology, physical oceanography and environmental sciences. Indexes over 600 journal titles in several languages.
  • Minnesota Digital Library: Minnesota Reflections
    Minnesota Reflections provides access to more than 25,000 images, along with historic plat books, maps, texts, diaries, and laws from 80 libraries, archives, historical societies, and museums around Minnesota.
  • Minnesota Magazine Index
    MNMag is an index of articles on local and statewide politics, news, current events, history and the arts that appear in nine Minnesota magazines. Produced since 1991 by the staff in the Hennepin County Public Library, MNMag now includes over 25,000 citations.
  • Books and More Search (MnPALS Plus)
    The online catalog of books, journals, government publications, video and audio resources, online resources, and other materials available through the Miller Center Library.
  • Monthly Statistics of International Trade Authentication Required
    International trade statistics of OECD countries. Data provided by economic groups, by country and by region. Each monthly edition provides data for the previous eight months, four quarters, and two years.
  • Morningstar Investment Research Center
    This online resource provides independent analysis and coverage of funds, stocks, ETFS, CEFs, and markets. There is a comprehensive Help and Education Center, tools, calculators, Portfolio X-Ray and robust screening tools. Additionally, the data provided is real time. NOTE: This database supports only three concurrent users. When you are finished, please click the "End Session" button at the top of the page so that another user can log on. Thank you.
  • Music Literature (RILM) Authentication Required
    Index to journals in 202 languages covering all areas of music scholarship, including, concert reviews, recording notes, dance, anthropology, ethnomusicology, music theory, music therapy, instruments and voice, etc. Corresponds to the printed Repertoire International de Litterature Musicale (RILM) abstracts of music literature.
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  • National Academies Press
    Downloadable PDF versions of more than 4,000 books and technical reports on a wide range of topics in science, engineering, and health, capturing the most authoritative views on important issues in science and health policy.
  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service
    NCJRS is a federally sponsored information clearinghouse for people around the country and the world involved with research, policy, and practice related to criminal and juvenile justice and drug control. Materials cover the areas of: corrections, courts, drugs and crime, international, juvenile justice, law enforcement, victims of crime and statistics as well as grants and funding information.
  • National Geographic Magazine Archive
    The National Geographic Magazine Archive includes every page and photograph of National Geographic Magazine, from the first issue in 1888 to 1994, in a fully searchable interface. National Geographic magazine is recognized for some of the highest-quality photojournalism and cartography in the world, and is famous for providing unparalleled, in-depth coverage of cultures, nature, science, technology and the environment.
  • Nature
    Nature is a weekly international journal publishing peer-reviewed research in all fields of science and technology on the basis of its originality, importance, interdisciplinary interest, timeliness, accessibility, elegance and surprising conclusions. Nature also provides rapid, authoritative, insightful and arresting news and interpretation of topical and coming trends affecting science, scientists and the wider public. Coverage includes a 4 year rolling archive to current.
  • Naxos Music Library Authentication Required
    "Naxos Music Library is collection of music available online. It includes the complete Naxos , Marco Polo and Dacapo catalogues of over 85,000 tracks, including Classical music, Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music. While listening, you can read notes on the works being played as well as biographical information on composers or artists in Naxos's database." For additional jazz music, see the NML Jazz collection.
  • NBER Working Papers
    NBER Working Papers are intended to make research of the National Bureau for Economic Research available to other economists in preliminary form to encourage discussion and suggestions for revision before final publication.
  • New York Times
    One of the most respected papers in the country. Search and print full-text articles from 1995 to the present.
    • ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The New York Times Authentication Required
      Full page and full article images from the New York Times with searchable fulltext from 1851 through 2002. Full indexing is available for articles, performance and book reviews, letters to the editor, obituaries, birth/marriage announcements, photos, and advertisements.
  • Newsbank Special Reports
    NewsBank's Special Reports focus on topics of current interest. They include content from sources throughout the world to provide a global perspective, current and background information, statistics, maps, images, websites, and suggested search terms. New information is added daily to featured and current reports.
  • Nineteenth Century US Newspapers Authentication Required
    Full-text content and images from about 500 U.S. newspapers published during the 19th Century. The "Research Guide" link leads to commissioned essays that provide context for the collection.
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  • Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center Authentication Required
    Provides overviews and multiple points of view on contemporary social issues. Includes viewpoint articles, articles drawn from popular magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, primary sources, statistics, podcasts, and links to Web sites on topics ranging from abortion to illegal immigration, from gambling to war crimes. This series is also available in book format in the Ready Reference section on the 1st floor of the Miller Center Library.
  • Oxford English Dictionary Authentication Required
    The Oxford English Dictionary is the premier guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words in the English language, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books. It also offers the best in etymological analysis, listings of variant spellings, and shows pronunciation using the International Phonetic Alphabet.
  • Oxford Art Online Authentication Required
    More than 41,000 scholarly articles covering all aspects of the visual arts from prehistory to the 1990s. Includes numerous links to other Web resources including images.
  • Oxford Biblical Studies Online Authentication Required
    Provides a comprehensive resource for the study of the Bible and biblical history. Includes authoritative scholarly texts and reference works with tools for research into the background, context, and issues related to the Bible.
  • Oxford Music Online Authentication Required
    Includes the complete full text of The Oxford Dictionary of Music, The Oxford Companion to Music, and Grove Music Online (including the standard music reference sources, The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, and The New Grove Dictionary of Jazz).
  • Oxford Reference Online
    This Premium Collection includes access to a wide range of Oxford titles covering dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. The database is fully-indexed, extensively linked, up to date, and cross-searchable. Titles such as: Oxford Companions and Oxford Dictionaries series, the Visual English Dictionary, the Oxford Dictionary of Quotations and the Encyclopedia of Mammals are included and updated regularly. There are over 1.4 million entries, including longer, in-depth, signed entries with bibliographies.
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  • PapersFirst Authentication Required
    Index of papers of every published congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop, and meeting received by the British Library. Updated twice a month.
  • Periodicals Archive Online Authentication Required
    Periodicals Archive Online is an archive of hundreds of digitized journals published in the arts, humanities and social sciences, providing researchers with access to more than 200 years of scholarship, spread across a wide variety of subject areas. Years of coverage run from 1665 to 2000.
  • Periodicals Index Online Authentication Required
    Periodicals Index Online is an electronic index to millions of articles published in the arts, humanities and social sciences, across more than 300 years.
  • Philosopher's Index Authentication Required
    A comprehensive database that searches the contents of over 550 philosophical journals as well as books, anthologies, and book reviews related to topics in philosophy.
  • PILOTS Database
    Citations to all literature on post-traumatic stress disorder and other mental health issues related to traumatic events.
  • Points of View Reference Center Authentication Required
    This full-text reference resource presents multiple sides on current controversial topics. Each topic may include topical essays, supporting articles, primary source documents, images, and videos.
  • Professional Collection (Education) Authentication Required
    The Professional Collection is a selection of more than 300 full-text journals for educators. It offers balanced coverage for any professional educator in the following areas: arts and humanities; child and adolescent psychology and development; drug and alcohol abuse; health/nutrition/fitness; learning disabilities; literature; school law; science and technology; social sciences; and sports/athletic training
  • ProceedingsFirst Authentication Required
    Similar to PapersFirst, this database indexes papers presented at every congress, symposium, conference, exposition, workshop, and meeting that publishes proceedings. The actual papers can be very difficult to obtain through Interlibrary Loan.
  • Professional Development Collection Authentication Required
    Full-text access to 520 periodicals related to education, including 350 peer-reviewed journals. Also contains more than 200 educational reports.
  • Project Muse Authentication Required
    Full-text access to more than 150 scholarly journals in all disciplines published by Johns Hopkins University, Duke University, Carnegie Mellon University, Indiana University, MIT, Oxford University, Pennsylvania State University, the University of Hawaii, the University of Texas, and the University of Wisconsin. Johns Hopkins titles provide fulltext from 1995 to present; titles from other presses begin from 1999. A catalog of database holdings is available online. Links to individual titles are also included in the LR&TS Electronic Journals List.
  • ProQuest Newspapers Authentication Required
    Fulltext of 300+ U.S. and international news sources. Includes the New York Times (1999 to present), The Times of London (index and abstract only), the Wall Street Journal (1984 to present), and the StarTribune of Minneapolis (1986 to present).
  • PsycINFO Authentication Required
    PsycINFO is the online version of Psychological Abstracts, the premier index for scholarly articles relating to all aspects of psychology and related fields. Foreign language articles are indexed in English. Links to fulltext where SCSU maintains fulltext subscriptions.
  • PubMed
    PubMed, produced at the National Library of Medicine (NLM) and provided for free, contains over 15 million citations from biomedical and health science journals. Access additional databases including BioEthicsLine, AIDSline (AIDS information), HistLine (History of Medicine), Toxline (toxicology) and many genetic databases.
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  • RefWorks Authentication Required
    RefWorks is a Web-based bibliography manager that can create your bibliography in seconds. Set up your account from an on-campus computer and then use RefWorks from any computer.
    Note: If off campus, you will need the "group code" (RWStCloudSU). Tip: Remember to double check the formatting of your citations. Watch for RefWorks workshops held in the Miller Center.
  • Regional Business News Authentication Required
    A supplemental database for customers of Business Source Premier. With daily updates, Regional Business News provides comprehensive full text for regional business publications (including titles from Crain Communications). Regional Business News has full text for more than 60 sources.
  • Research Insight
    Includes ExecuComp (offering executive compensation data including current, historical, total compensation, executive options and compensation of industry peers) and Research Insight for Universities (analytical software for accessing and screening Compustat data). These databases can be accessed only through computers on which specialized software has been installed. All campus open access labs, including those in the Miller Center, have installed this software on their computers. To access Research Insight, click the Start button in the lower left corner of the desktop, then All Programs. Scroll down to Research Insight. The database will take a few moments to commence. The software currently works only with Internet Explorer.
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  • SAGE Journals Online Authentication Required
    SAGE publishes more than 500 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. Fulltext available from 1 January 1999 to present.
  • SAGE Reference Online Authentication Required
    Provides access to over 50 full-text specialized encyclopedias that offer excellent background information a topic.
  • St. Cloud GIS
    The St. Cloud Geographic Information System provides detailed information about individual properties, private and public, within the city limits.
  • St. Cloud State University Faculty/Staff Publications
    Under "Other," find bibliographies of SCSU faculty and staff publications, conference presentations, etc. The list includes links to FindIt! for full-text when available. Citations can be searched, formatted in a variety of citation styles, printed, or downloaded.
  • Science Reference Center Authentication Required
    Full-text reference resource compiled from nearly 640 specialized encyclopedias, reference books, and periodicals. Topics covered include biology, chemistry, earth sciences, environmental sciences, physics, medicine, science & society, and technology.
  • ScienceDirect Authentication Required
    Search over 1,200 scholarly journals published by Elsevier. ScienceDirect is multisubject, but specializes in science. Note: We do not have full text access to all journals.
  • SciFinder Scholar (Chemical Abstracts) Authentication Required
    SciFinder Scholar is the preeminent source of scholarly research in all aspects of Chemistry, searching over 23 million scholarly articles from Chemical Abstracts and Medline. Access is limited to students and faculty at St. Cloud State University and requires individual user registration using your HuskyNet email address from an on-campus computer; consult SciFinder User Registration Information for guidance on completing the registration form.
  • Scopus (Science) Authentication Required
    Science, technology, engineering, medical and some social sciences literature from 15,000 scholarly journals from 4,000 international publishers. Also search Scirus, an Internet search engine for scientific information.
  • Social Services Abstracts Authentication Required
    Social Services Abstracts provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. The database abstracts and indexes over 1,300 serials publications and includes abstracts of journal articles and dissertations, and citations to book reviews.
  • Sociological Abstracts Authentication Required
    Sociological Abstracts is the primary index to articles and conference proceedings for sociology, anthropology, social work, and related topics of study. It also provides links to full text articles from Academic Press journals where appropriate. Links to fulltext where SCSU maintains fulltext subscriptions.
  • Something About the Author Online Authentication Required
    Biographical and bibliographical information on children's authors and illustrators. Often includes interviews and personal information. For the print version (in the library), use most recent cumulative index volume to determine volume of entries or look on the Web at http://www.galenet.com/servlet/LitIndex
    • Location(s): REF PN451 .S6 and online
  • SPORTDiscus Authentication Required
    SPORTDiscus provides comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sports, fitness and related disciplines; does not contain fulltext but may link to the fulltext of articles in other sources.
  • SRDS Media Solutions Advertising Sources Authentication Required
    The Standard Rate and Data Service (SRDS) is a collection of databases offering information of interest to advertising and marketing students, including the Business Media Advertising Source and Consumer Media Advertising Source. Most importantly, SRDS offers access to Local Market Audience Analyst, the online replacement for the print resource, Lifestyle Market Analyst.

    NOTE: SRDS works best in Internet Explorer, and does not interface well with Firefox or Google Chrome.
  • Star Tribune
    The primary newspaper of Minneapolis. Search and print full-text articles from 1986-present.
  • STATSnetBASE
    STATSnetBASE is part of the CRCnetBASE collection and provides access to over 390 E books that span over 40 subjects. The collection allows access to full text handbooks, references, and monographs published by CRC Press. Each subject specialized collection is updated with the latest e-books as they are published.
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  • Teacher Reference Center Authentication Required
    Provides indexing and abstracts for over 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals to assist professional educators.
  • Times (London) Digital Archive Authentication Required
    Complete fulltext, including birth and death notices, advertisements, etc. of the The Times (London) from 1785 to 1985. The content covers almost every event in the world during that period.
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  • Ulrich's Periodical Directory
    Bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types--popular, trade, and academic--as well as newspapers, newsletters, and open access online publications.
  • University of Chicago Press Journals Authentication Required
    Fulltext access is limited to the following journal titles: American Journal of Sociology, The American Naturalist, The Astronomical Journal, The Astrophysical Journal (and the supplement series), Current Anthropology, Economic Development and Cultural Change, Ethics, Isis, Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of Geology, Journal of Labor Economics, Journal of Law and Economics, Journal of Modern History, Journal of Political Economy, Quarterly Review of Biology, Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society, Social Service Review, and Winterthur Portfolio.
  • University Archives
    Search through finding aids for processed collections and scanned images available online from SCSU's University Archives. Highlights of the online collections include many historic photographs and Sinclair Lewis letters to Marcella Powers.
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  • Vanderbilt Television News Archive
    Available on campus only.
    This database contains:
    • Streaming video of NBC nightly news broadcasts (August 1968 to present) and CNN broadcasts (1995 to present). Requires RealPlayer. Note: content is added to the databases approximately 72 hours after it was broadcast.
    • 900,000 abstracts of evening news broadcasts from ABC, NBC, and CBS (August 1968 to present); daily news programs from CNN (1995 to present), FOX News (2004 to present) and ABC Nightline (12 September 1988 to present); and a selection of special programs, including coverage of elections, political conventions, events related to September 11, 2001, and more.

    Note: if you would like to view a broadcast that is not available online, please submit a loan request (some fees apply).
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  • Wall Street Journal
    One of the most important business newspapers in the country. Search and print full-text articles from 1984 to the present.
  • Campus Research (formerly Westlaw Campus) Authentication Required
    WestLaw Campus includes the fulltext of many West legal publications covering all federal and state court cases, and Supreme Court cases after 1944, US Code, Code of Federal Regulations, Federal Register, state administrative codes and state statutes; also includes American Jurisprudence 2d., American Law Reports, and state law journals and law reviews. Can search by keyword, citation (e.g., 98 S.CT 2733), case title (e.g., Roe v. Wade), or by act (e.g., Clean Air Act).
  • Women Writers Project Authentication Required
    This Brown University project provides access to the fulltext of more than 150 works in English, or in English translation, by women before 1850 (the oldest is dated 1546). The collection is particularly strong in works from the Renaissance.
  • WorldCat Authentication Required
    WorldCat is a huge catalog of materials from libraries and institutions around the world. Search over 1 billion records of primarily books and government documents. Use Interlibrary Loan to request items we do not own.
  • Worldwide Political Science Abstracts Authentication Required
    Materials related to comparative politics, developing nations, disarmament, economic policy, electoral systems, environmental policy, government/political systems, history and theory of political science, international relations/trade, labor relations, military policy, methodology and research technology, political behavior, political economy political psychology, politics and law, politics and communication, politics and religion, politics and society, public administration, security and defense, welfare systems.
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