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Academic Search Premier     EBSCOhost

Full-text access to nearly 3,500 multidisciplinary scholarly publications, including full text for nearly 2,600 peer-reviewed journals.


E-Book Collection     EBSCOhost

Full-text access to the St. Thomas University Library’s NetLibrary e-books (these titles can also be accessed through the library catalog).


Films on Demand

Digital educational videos on a wide variety of topics which can be streamed for immediate access.


General Reference Center     Gale

Citations and selected full-text access to key business and general interest titles, from national news magazines and encyclopedias to core business journals.


Infotrac     Gale

Multidisciplinary articles from various academic journals, general periodicals and reference sources; selected full-text; results are divided by subtopics to allow focusing.


Infotrac OneFile     Gale

Multidisciplinary articles from peer-reviewed and general interest periodicals and other sources such as public radio programs, travel guides, etc.


JSTOR

Full-text coverage of 19th and 20th Century journals in varied disciplines with emphasis on social sciences including African American and Asian Studies, Anthropology, Ecology, Economics, Education, History, Literature, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology, etc.


Latin America & Caribbean Portal     Gale

A rich collection of primary source documents about Latin America and the Caribbean; academic journals and news feeds covering the region; reference articles and commentary; maps and statistics; audio and video; and more. 


Liberty Magazine 1924-50     Gale

The complete electronic archive of Liberty Magazine.

Liberty: A Weekly for Everybody was founded in 1924 by Joseph Patterson, publisher of the New York Daily News and Robert McCormick, publisher of the Chicago Tribune and often regarded as the world's greatest publisher. From its inception, they set out to make the magazine more topical, daring and exciting than any competitors. Information was presented in a style heavily influenced by the emerging motion picture industry and focused on the most sensational and popular issues.


Literature Resource Center (LRC)     Gale

Abstracts and full-text articles, critical essays and reviews from journals and reference sources such as Contemporary Literary Criticism, Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism, Nineteenth-Century Literature Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, etc.


Literature for Students     Gale

Literature for Students features in-depth reference texts on all areas of literary studies for students.


National Geographic Magazine     Gale

This collection brings together a complete archive of National Geographic magazine — every page of every issue — along with a cross-searchable collection of National Geographic books, maps, images and videos.


New Republic Archive     EBSCOhost

The complete electronic archive of the New Republic.

The New Republic, founded in 1914, is one of the country's leading journals of opinion on politics and the arts. Current and past issues of the journal are now available together in a single, stand-alone online database. The database features award-winning writers and critics from many fields and from most political viewpoints.


Powerspeak Languages     Gale

With Powerspeak Languages users "live the language" courtesy of a friendly, functional structure that begins by introducing vocabulary in the context of everyday usage. Modules set up familiar scenarios where practical language skills are needed, such as making a phone call, dining out and asking for directions.


Project Muse

Full-text access to articles from scholarly journals; subjects include classics, education, film-theater-performing arts, history, language, law, literature, math, philosophy, religion, politics, etc.


ProQuest Central

Allows searching across all ProQuest journals, magazines, newspapers, and databases including ERIC, ABI-Inform, PsychInfo, etc.


Slavery and Anti-Slavery in America     Gale

Part 1: Debates, Part 2: Slave Trade, Part 3: Institution  

These collections contain over 3 million pages of primary source material that documents the slave trade and the fight to end slavery in North America, Europe, Latin America, the Caribbean, and South America.  It provides full text access to content published between 1500 and 1880 from archives around the world.

 

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