- American Historical Newspapers Online
A guide to locating digitized American newspapers for the period prior to the advent of electronic newspapers (before 1995).
- Arizona State Library, Archives and Public Records
Arizonans can explore thousands of online articles and images from popular magazines, scholarly journals, current newspapers and other reference works through the Digital Arizona Library. You will be asked to enter your home zip code to search scholarly databases, newspapers, etc.
- Digital Commons Network
The Digital Commons Network brings together scholarship from hundreds of universities and colleges, providing open access to peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work. This constantly growing body of publications is curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, and represents thousands of disciplines and subject areas—from Architecture to Zoology. The intuitive interface invites you to explore discipline-specific Commons, where you can view and follow popular authors, institutions, and publications in your field. And you'll never run into pay walls or empty records, because only full-text, open-access research and scholarship are included in the network.
ebrary provides access to electronic books (e-books) purchased by the Library. The e-books can be found in the Library's online catalog
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- Google Scholar
This Google interdisciplinary resource includes citations, snippets and sometimes full-text of scholarly articles and books and full-text case law.
- Medline Plus
MedlinePlus brings together authoritative information from NLM, the National Institutes of Health (NIH), and other government agencies and health-related organizations. Preformulated MEDLINE searches are included in MedlinePlus and give easy access to medical journal articles. MedlinePlus also has extensive information about drugs, an illustrated medical encyclopedia, interactive patient tutorials, and latest health news.
- NTIS (National Technical Information Service)
The National Technical Information Service serves as the largest central resource for government-funded scientific, technical, engineering, and business related information available today. For more than 60 years NTIS has assured businesses, universities, and the public timely access to approximately 3 million publications covering over 350 subject areas.
- Oxford Scholarship Online
This database offers full-text access to certain law-related titles. Users may also view abstracts of more than 2,500 Oxford University Press titles in numerous disciplines, including economics, finance, history, business management, literature, music, neuroscience and more. Browse by subject or use the advanced search features.
- Phoenix Public Library
Library cards are free to all Maricopa County residents. Use their online registration form to get an e-card that will give you immediate access to everything in their eLibrary which includes e-book, e-news sources, e-business and science sources and e-reference sources.
- ProQuest Research Library
Topics in this interdisciplinary database include: business, education, health, law, political science, literature, psychology and more. The database includes more than 4,070 titles — more than 2,600 in full text — from 1971 forward. It features a highly respected and diverse mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines and newspapers.
A collection of more than 19 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
Portal to government web sites dealing with science and research topics. Science.gov searches over 45 databases and over 2000 selected websites from 14 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information including research and development results.
- SciTech Connect (Department of Energy)
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.
- Social Science Research Network(SSRN)
This database is devoted to the "rapid worldwide dissemination of social science research" and "is composed of a number of specialized research networks in each of the social sciences" (from the publisher). Some that might be of interest are:
•Economics Research Network
•Entrepreneurship Research & Policy Network
•Legal Scholarship Network
The SSRN collection includes abstracts, full-text working papers, and full-text accepted papers.
WorldCat.org allows you search the physical and electronic collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world.