Research Databases

Encyclopaedia Britannica Online Academic Edition


Search the online version of Encyclopaedia Britannica


Academic OneFile


Academic OneFile is a sophisticated, current and easy-to-use resource for extensive research. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full text, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly.


Biography In Context


An extensive range of contemporary and historical biographies of notable people. It is searchable by name, nationality, and occupation.


Books & Authors


Search or browse for books by genre, author, age group, period or theme – or find award winners.

Literature Resource Center


Critical essays, book reviews, biographies and author interviews from a range of periods and genres.


Opposing Viewpoints In Context


Mulitple perspectives on major contentious social, political and technological issues. Includes topical overviews and point of view articles.


Virtual Reference Library


Selected reference books containing biography, literature, social sciences information.


World History In Context


Covers events and people that have shaped the world from ancient to modern times.