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A [Key to Initials]

Academic Search Premier: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Includes material from most academic disciplines.

Agricola: [free from the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture] E Includes materials relating to all aspects of agriculture, forestry, and animal science. From the National Agricultural Library.

Alt HealthWatch: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Focuses on the perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated approaches to health care and wellness.

America: History & Life: [Olson Library's individual subscription] (varying dates) ID Focuses on the history, culture, area studies, and current affairs literature of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present.

ArticleFirst: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (1990+) ID Is an index of articles that are listed on the table of contents pages of journals. Describes one article, news story, letter, or other item from a journal in each record. Subject coverage is broad.

B [Key to Initials]

Business Source Premier: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Includes material from the disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance, econometrics and economics.

C [Key to Initials]

CINAHL Plus with Full Text [Olson Library's individual subscription] (Cumulative Index to Nursing & Allied Health Literature): (1937+) ID, FT Includes indexing for several thousand journals from the fields of nursing and allied health and full text access to many of these journals. Offers complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association. Covered subjects include nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines.

ClasePeriodica: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (see databases below) ID Is a combination of two indexes of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities. Offers access to more than 600,000 bibliographic citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages. Contains information from articles, essays, book reviews, monographs, conference proceedings, technical reports, interviews and brief notes published in journals edited in 24 different countries of Latin America and the Caribbean, as well as from publications that focus on Pan-American issues:

    CLASE: (1975+) Indexes documents published in Latin American journals specializing in the social sciences and humanities.

    PERIODICA: (1978+)Covers journals specializing in science and technology.

Contemporary Authors: [Olson Library's individual subscription] ID, FT Provides biographical and bibliographical information and references on more than 116,000 U.S. and international authors of the 20th and 21st centuries.

CQ Researcher: [Olson Library's individual subscription] (1991+) ID, FT Contains original, full text, comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues in the news. Includes coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy.

D [Key to Initials]

Discovering Collection: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] ID, FT Includes reference content for the core curriculum areas of literature, history, biographies, science, and social studies.

E,F [Key to Initials]

ECO [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (Electronic Collections Online) (varying dates): ID, FT Provides abstracts and full text articles from journals to which the library subscribes.

Educator's Reference Complete: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Is a complement to the ERIC database as it provides full text results for nearly half of the journal titles found in ERIC. This database covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college, and every educational specialty.

ERIC [free with PsycINFO] (Education Resources Information Center): (1966+) ID, FT Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education. Is the U.S. national bibliographic database covering the literature of education.

Expanded Academic ASAP: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Multidisciplinary database covering a wide variety of subjects.

G [Key to Initials]

General Science Collection: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Includes access to over 200 scientific journals.

GeoRef: [Olson Library's individual subscription] (1669+) ID Is the American Geological Institute's geoscience database. Contains over 3.3 million records of North America since 1669, and other areas of the world since 1933. Is the equivalent of four major reference publications: Bibliography of North American Geology, Bibliography and Index of Geology Exclusive of North America, Geophysical Abstracts, and the Bibliography and Index of Geology. Additional items come from special bibliographies produced on request for state surveys or societies, and annual subject and author indexes.

GPO: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (1976+) ID Covers all types of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments (Defense, State, Labor, Office of the President, etc.).

GreenFILE: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] ID, FT Offers information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Includes scholarly, government and general-interest titles on subjects such as global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.

H,I [Key to Initials]

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. It also features the AHFS Consumer Medication Information (published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists).

J [Key to Initials]

J-STOR [Olson Library's individual subscription] (Journal Storage): (varying dates) ID, FT Consists of a comprehensive archive of older, scholarly journal literature (some go back as far as the 19th century) covering many subject areas.

Junior Edition - K12: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] ID, FT Formerly SuperTOM Junior, this periodical database is designed for students in junior high and middle school. Includes access to magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Junior Reference Collection: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] ID, FT A cross-curricular database featuring information covering science, biographies, authors, multicultural topics, and people and places.

K,L [Key to Initials]

Kid's Edition - K12: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] ID, FT Formerly PrimaryTOM, this periodical database is designed for elementary school students. Includes access to magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Kid's Infobits: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] ID, FT Designed for students in kindergarten through grade 5. Features subject-based topic tree search and curriculum-related magazine, newspaper and reference content for information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

LexisNexis - Academic: [Olson Library's individual subscription] (varying dates) ID, FT Provides full text access to over 10,000 news, business, and legal publications. Includes over 2,500 U.S. and international newspapers, over 1,000 magazines and journals, company information and financial performance measures, and also includes access to over 500 law reviews. (Click here for more detailed information about what LexisNexis Academic covers.)

LexisNexis/ProQuest - Congressional: [Olson Library's individual subscription] (1970+) ID, FT Provides full text access to congressional hearings, public issues, legislation, history, congressional testimony, and legal research. (Click here for more detailed information about what LexisNexis/ProQuest Congressional covers.)

Literature Resource Center: [Included with subscription to Contemporary Authors] ID, FT Is a literature reference database containing biographical, bibliographical, and critical content, and information on literary figures from all time periods writing in genres such as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, and more. Includes access to the sources Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism Select, and Dictionary of Literary Biography.

M [Key to Initials]

MasterFILE Premier: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Multidisciplinary database designed specifically for public libraries.

Medline: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (1950+) ID Covers journal articles in the life sciences with a concentration on biomedicine. Subject coverage includes nursing, clinical medicine, nutrition dentistry, pathology, psychiatry, experimental medicine, toxicology, health services administration, and veterinary medicine. Produced by the National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health.

MegaFILE: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Multidisciplinary database comprised of Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, and Regional Business News databases.

MLA [Olson Library's individual subscription] (Modern Language Association International Bibliography): (1923+) ID Covers international scholarly materials on language, literature, linguistics, and folklore.

MLA Directory of Periodicals: [Olson Library's individual subscription] ID Lists over 4,400 periodicals in the areas of literature, language, linguistics, and folklore that are covered regularly in the MLA International Bibliography. Provides addresses, advertising rates, and information about submissions for publication.

N,O [Key to Initials]

Office of Scientific and Technical Information [free from the U.S. Dept. of Energy] (OSTI): (varying dates) E, FT Provides access to a wealth of energy, science, and technology research and development (R&D) information from the Manhattan Project to the present.

P,Q [Key to Initials]

PapersFirst: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (1993+) ID Is an index of papers presented at conferences worldwide.

Primo [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package]: (varying dates) ID Searches ODIN and the library's article databases simultaneously.

Proceedings: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (1993+) ID Is an index of worldwide conference proceedings. Contains in each record a list of the papers presented at each conference.

Professional Collection: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Designed for professional educators, this database provides a custom selection of more than 300 full text journals.

Professional Development Collection: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Also designed for professional educators, this database provides a specialized collection of full text education journals--over 500--as well as more than 200 educational reports.

ProQuest Newsstand: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Includes access to the full text of over 1,300 newspapers, news websites, and blogs. Covers major newspapers including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, Washington Post, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Boston Globe, The Guardian, and many other national, international, and regional titles.

PsycINFO: [Olson Library's individual subscription] (early 1800s+) ID Covers material in the field of psychology and psychological aspects of related disciplines including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law.

PubMed Central (PMC): [free from the U.S. National Library of Medicine at the National Institutes of Health] (varying dates) E, FT Is the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.

R [Key to Initials]

Regional Business News: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Provides comprehensive full text for regional business publications.

S,T,U,V [Key to Initials]

ScienceDirect: [Olson Library's individual subscription] (varying dates) ID, FT Provides full text access to over 1600 journals that focus on the fields of Physical Sciences, Social & Behavioral Sciences, and Health & Life.

Science.gov: [free from the U.S. Dept. of Energy] (varying dates) FT Hosted by the Department of Energy’s Office of Scientific and Technical Information (OSTI). Provides public access and unified searching capability of the U.S. government’s stores of scientific and technical information. Is an interagency initiative of 17 government science organizations within 13 federal agencies. Covers topics such as agriculture, astronomy, biology, earth sciences, energy, mathematics, medicine, and more. Can search across agency resources via one query.

Social Services Abstracts: [Olson Library's individual subscription] (1979+) ID Includes current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development.

Student Edition - K12: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID, FT Formerly SuperTOM, this database is designed for high school students. Includes access to a variety of magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Teacher Reference Center: [bundled as a part of the ODIN consortial statewide package] (varying dates) ID Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines designed to assist professional educators.

W,X,Y,Z [Key to Initials]