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Electronic Resources by Title - L

Latino American Experience

Description: The Latino American Experience (LAE) is a full-text digital resource exploring the history and culture of U.S. Latinos.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

LearningExpress Library

Description: Provides an interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. You'll get immediate scoring, complete answer explanations, and an individualized analysis of your results. Note: it requires students to complete a free online registration.

Full text: n/a

Access: on campus and remote

 

LexisNexis Academic Universe

Description: Provides access to a wide range of news, business, legal and reference information.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

Guides: PDF

 

LGBT Life with Full Text 

Description: Covers all facets of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender issues. Includes the full text for 50 of the most important and historically significant LGBT journals, magazines and regional newspapers, as well as dozens of full text monographs. The database includes comprehensive indexing and abstract coverage as well as a specialized LGBT Thesaurus containing over 6,300 terms. Full text content available in LGBT Life with Full Text includes The Advocate, Gay Parent Magazine, Girlfriends, GLQ: A Journal of Lesbian & Gay Studies, James White Review, ISNA News, Ladder, Lesbian Tide, New York Blade, ONE, Tangents, Washington Blade, and many more.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote access

 

Library and Information Science Abstracts

Description: Library science, information theory, online retrieval, etc. - journal articles
Subject Area(s): Social Sciences, Science & Technology
Coverage: 1969-Current

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote access

 

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text

Description: Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) indexes more than 500 core journals, more than 50 priority journals, and 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote access

 

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts

Description: This database abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Documents indexed include journal articles, book reviews, books, book chapters, dissertations and working papers.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote access

 

Literature Online (LION)

Description: A fully searchable digital library of over 300,000 works of English and American literature.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote access

 

Literary Reference Center Plus

Full-text database provides the most relevant information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes—to give students, professors, and researchers a complete foundation of literary reference works to meet any and all of their research needs.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote access

 

Literature Resource Center

Description: Provides critical and biographical information about more than 120,000 authors from the Classical period to the present. It provides several hundred thousand full text journal articles and other critical essays, thousands of plot summaries and links to authoritative Web sites, over 100,000 author biographies, several thousand author portraits, and the Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

Guides: Word PDF

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Electronic Resources by Title - I

ISI Web of Knowledge

Description: ISI Web of Knowledge, an integrated Web-based platform, provides high-quality content and the tools to access, analyze, and manage research information. These tools include: Cross-product searching, Links to full text, Citation alerts, Table of contents alerts, Personal journal lists, and Personal bibliographic management.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote

 

Issues: Understanding Controversy and Society

Description: Selected primary and secondary sources on the most enduring and timely issues of the day.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote

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Electronic Resources by Title - H

HarpWeek: The Civil War Era and Reconstruction I & II

Description: The Civil War Era and Reconstruction I & II Full text of Harper's Weekly, 1857-1877.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

HathiTrust

Description: Over 1 million digitized ebooks in the public domain.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition

Description: Provides nearly 600 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines, and provides abstracts and indexing for over 500 journals. Also includes integrated results from Clinical Pharmacology and access to Stedman's Medical Dictionary.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Health Source Plus: Consumer Edition

Description: Consumer health, nutrition and professional periodicals.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

HeritageQuest

Description: Provides libraries with a unique, growing collection of research materials for tracing family history and American culture. Contains original page images for all documents, over 25,000 books, the entire U.S. Federal Census, PERSI, and other expanding collections.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Historical Abstracts

Description: Indexes scholarly literature of world history, 1450-present.

Full text: no; some links to other fulltext resources

Access: on campus and remote

 

Historical New York Times

Description: The Historical New York Times offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue. Coverage begins September 18, 1851.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Historical Statistics of the United States

Description: This definitive reference work contains more than 37,000 annual time series of quantitative historical information covering virtually every quantifiable dimension of American history: population, work and welfare, economic structure and performance, governance, and international relations, all from the earliest times to the present. Each series is fully documented and placed in historical context by a recognized expert.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Hoover's Company Profiles

Description:A business research platform that allows you to search U.S. and international company listings by industry, size, & geography to build lists, create marketing plans, conduct competitive analysis, and raise funds.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

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Electronic Resources by Title - G

Gale Literary Criticisms Online

Description: Literary commentary from scholarly and popular commentary from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Gale Literature Resource Center

Description: Provides critical and biographical information about more than 120,000 authors from the Classical period to the present. It provides several hundred thousand full text journal articles and other critical essays, thousands of plot summaries and links to authoritative Web sites, over 100,000 author biographies, several thousand author portraits, and the Merriam-Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

Guides: Word PDF

 

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Description: provides respected authoritative essays on varied topics from numerous subject areas, all in E-Book reference title format. Coverage: 1999 - 2005

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

GenderWatch

Description: With archival material dating back to 1970, GenderWatch provides historical and current perspectives on the evolution of gender roles as they affect both men and women. GenderWatch supports gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender studies; family studies; gender studies, and womens studies with a unique interdisciplinary approach. Combining more than 200 academic, gray, and popular literature titles, GenderWatch provides researchers with more than 100,000 articles on wide-ranging topics like sexuality, religion, societal roles, feminism, masculinity, eating disorders, day care, and the workplace.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

GeoRef

Description: Covers environmental and engineering geology, hydrology, economic geology, geophysics, petrology, paleontology, marine geology and oceanography, and mineralogy. Over 3,500 journals are reviewed for indexing in the GeoRef database as well as books, maps, government reports, conference papers, and theses and dissertations. Over 90,000 references are added to GeoRef annually.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Global Reference Center

Description: Britannica’s Global Reference Center is an extensive collection of Encyclopaedia Britannica’s foreign language content, offering trustworthy information in Spanish, Japanese, Korean, simplified Chinese, and French. Users will find comprehensive global content on subjects such as art, geography, history, politics, science, sports, technology and more!

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

GPO Access

Description: GPO Access is a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to a wealth of important information products produced by the Federal Government. The information provided on this site is the official, published version and the information retrieved from GPO Access can be used without restriction, unless specifically noted.

Full text: yes

Access: free Internet access

 

GreenFile

Description: GreenFile offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on 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.

Full text: yes

Access: free Internet access

 

Grove Dictionary of Art Online (Please logout of this resource when you're finished)

Description: The most comprehensive online reference resource for all aspects of the visual arts worldwide from prehistory to the present day. Provides constant additions of new material and updates to the original text, as well as extensive image links and sophisticated search advantages.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

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Electronic Resources by Title - F

Faber Poetry Library

Description: A collection of some of the most influential poets of the twentieth century.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Family and Society Studies Worldwide

Description: Family & Society Studies Worldwide provides coverage of research, policy, and practice literature in the fields of Family Science, Human Ecology, Human Development, and Social Welfare. Coverage spans from 1970 to the present indexing publications from a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, sociology, psychology, demography, health sciences, education, economics, law, history and social work. Source documents include professional journals, conference papers, books, book chapters, government reports, discussion and working papers, statistical documents, theses & dissertations and other sources.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote

 

Films on Demand

Description: A collection of high-quality video covering the humanities, business, and sciences.

Full text: N/A

Access: on campus and remote

 

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Electronic Resources by Title - E

eBooks on EBSCOhost

Description: Nearly 25,000 fiction, reference, scholarly, and professional books online.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Ebrary - Academic Complete (App Available )

Description: A collection of 41,000+ ebooks covering a wide range of topics.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

  

EconLit FullText

Description: Provides access to the economic literature from the American Economic Association. The resource contains citations and abstracts back to 1969 as well as links to some full text articles in all fields of economics. Econlit indexes journal articles, books, collective volume works, dissertations, working papers, and full-text book reviews. Currently there are over 630,000 records indexed within the resource and it is updated monthly. Econlit uses the Journal of Economic Literature classification system and controlled vocabulary to index its records.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote

 

Education Law in North Carolina [Requires Java and IE] (May have to hit F5 key several times for resource to load)

Description: Education Law in North Carolina is a "plain English" source of information about the federal and state law that affects North Carolina schools and administrators. It contains links to North Carolina case law, statutes, regulations and other valuable legal resources. Education Law in North Carolina is updated annually.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

Note: You must have Java on your computer to access ELNC. If you are experiencing difficulties accessing ELNC, try downloading Java fromhttp://java.com/en/download/manual.jsp. In addition, your browser must be set to accept cookies. A page that describes how to do that in several browsers may be found at http://www.google.com/cookies.html. Hit the F5 key if resource fails to load initially.

Guides: Word PDF

 

Education Research Complete

Description: Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,870 journals. Full text for more than 1,060 journals. Full text for 105 books and monographs. Full text for numerous education-related conference papers.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

e-Duke Books

Description: Duke University Press's books online. Here, scholars and the interested public can discover essential contributions and emerging thought in the humanities and social sciences.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Encyclopedia Britannica Online

Description: The complete encyclopedia, with related Internet sites and more.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

English Poetry

Description:The original ground-breaking Chadwyck-Healey collection, English Poetry contains essentially the complete English poetic canon from the 8th century to the early 20th. Over 160,000 poems by more than 1,250 poets are drawn from nearly 4,500 printed sources.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Entrepreneurial Studies Source

Description: Entrepreneurial Studies Source provides the latest insight into topics relevant to entrepreneurship and small business. This database offers users full text for more than 125 key periodicals, 135 reference books, case studies, thousands of company profiles and over 600 videos with transcripts and related articles from the Harvard Faculty Series and Vator.TV.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Environment Complete

Description: Environment Complete offers deep coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. Coverage goes back to the 1940s.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

ERIC

Description: Indexing and abstracts of scholarly journals covering the social sciences, humanities, education and more from 1966.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

Guides: Word PDF

 

Ethnic NewsWatch

Description: Provides access to newspapers, magazines, and journals of the ethnic and minority press. With titles dating from 1990, Ethnic NewsWatch presents a comprehensive, full-text collection of more than 250 publications offering both national and regional coverage. While the content may mirror mainstream media coverage, the viewpoints are decidedly unique.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Eurpoean Views of the Americas

Description: This new bibliographic database is a valuable index for libraries, scholars and individuals interested in European works that relate to the Americas. EBSCO Publishing, in cooperation with the John Carter Brown Library, has created this resource from "European Americana: A Chronological Guide to Works Printed In Europe Relating to The Americas, 1493-1750," the authoritative bibliography that is well-known and respected by scholars worldwide. The database contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

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Electronic Resources by Title - D

Dictionary of Literary Biography

Description: Provides more than 16,000 biographical and critical essays on the lives, works, and careers of the world's most influential literary figures from all eras and genres.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Digital Archives of The Robesonian

Description: Digital Archives of The Robesonian, is available (via Access NewspaperARCHIVE) from 1897 to the present. The Robesonian is fully searchable by keyword and date, making it easy for you to quickly explore historical content.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Digital NC

Description: Explore the history and culture of North Carolina through original materials from cultural heritage repositories across the state.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Dissertations & Theses

Description: The ProQuest Dissertations & Theses database (PQDT) is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. It is the database of record for graduate research, with over 2.3 million dissertations and theses included from around the world. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1861, and more than 60,000 new citations are added to the database every year.

Full text: Partial (1997 to the present)

Access: on campus and remote

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Electronic Resources by Title - C

Cambridge Journals Online

Description: A searchable database of nearly 200 peer-reviewed journals with coverage across many disciplines and fields of study.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Canadian Business & Current Affairs Complete

Articles spanning Canadian agriculture, business and economics, education, government and politics, health sciences, history, literature, medical sciences, social sciences, and more, including scholarly content.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Canadian Newsstand Complete

Over 300 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers, including the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Chemical Abstracts (STN) [limited access]

Description: CAS' STN databases offer the largest collection and depth of chemical and related information compared to other commercial web based databases. In addition, CAS is the only company that has a unique, proprietary, chemical structure searching capability using its STN Express software.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote, by password only. Weekdays after 5:00 p.m. and Saturdays.

Alert:The Library is charged on a per search basis. Please be conservative with your searches

 

Choice Reviews Online [Create a user account]

Description: Subject experts reviews significant current books and electronic resources of interest to those in higher education.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Chronicle of Higher Education

Description: Chronicle of Higher Education site wide license.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

CINAHL Plus with Full Text

Description: Provides indexing for more than 2,500 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health. The database contains more than 1,000,000 records dating back to 1982. CINAHL with Full Text provides full text for more than 300 journals, plus legal cases, clinical innovations, critical paths, drug records, research instruments and clinical trials. PDF backfiles to 1982 are also included.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

Guides: Video Word PDF

 

Classical Music Library 
[Instructors: 
request privileges]

Description: Classical Music Library is a fully searchable classical music resourcea comprehensive database of distinguished classical recordings. Selections range from the earliest Gregorian chants to works by modern composersincluding symphonic music, vocal and instrumental music, choral works, and other forms.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Communication and Mass Media Complete

Description: Communication & Mass Media Complete covers all areas of study related to communication and mass media. It provides indexing and abstracts for over 300 journals, and selected ("priority") coverage of over 100 more, for a combined coverage of over 400 titles.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Counseling and Therapy in Video

Description: A collection of videos available for the study of social work, psychotherapy, psychology, and psychiatric counseling.

Full text: N/A

Access: on campus and remote

 

CQ Researcher

Description: The most current and controversial issues of the day with complete summaries, all the pros and cons, bibliographies and more.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

CQ Weekly

Description: CQ Weekly provides information on government, politics and public policy. It takes each legislative issue being debated and provides a clear explanation of its historical significance, how its evolving and what to look for in the future.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Criminal Justice Abstracts

Description: Provides citations and full text articles to major journals in criminology and related disciplines.

Full text: yes

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Criminal Justice Periodicals

Research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Electronic Resources by Title - B

Bibliography of Native North Americans

Description: Bibliography of Native North Americans covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life, including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote

 

Biography Reference Center

Description: Biography Reference Center™ offers a comprehensive collection of more than 461,000 full-text biographies, including the complete full-text run of Biography Today and Biography, as well as thousands of narrative biographies.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Biosis Previews

Description: Provides coverage of information in biology and life sciences published worldwide. Subjects include anatomy, biochemistry, biophysics, botany, cell biology, ecology, evolution, genetics, human biology, microbiology, physiology, reproduction and sex, and zoology. It contains more than 7 million archival records from as far back as 1926, with more than 370,000 citations added each year.

Full text: no

Access: on campus and remote

 

Blackwell Synergy

Description: A searchable database of more than 800 peer-reviewed journals in the fields of accounting, agriculture, animal sciences, aquaculture, art, behavioral sciences, business, computer science, criminology, earth and environmental sciences, economics, education, engineering, humanities, law, life and physical sciences, mathematics and statistics, medicine and health sciences, psychology, social sciences, and veterinary medicine.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Books 24x7 [Register using your UNCP email address]

Description: Books24x7 provides users with access to books from the worlds top business and information technology publishers. This search-friendly full-text resource enables users to browse, read, bookmark, and create personal folders of the most up-to-date and cutting-edge texts available in the business and IT fields. This includes, in the technical publishing arena, imprints like Microsoft Press, Osborne/McGraw Hill, Artech House and many others. In the business field, prominent publishing partners include AMACOM, ASTD Press, Berrett-Koehler, Harvard Business School Publishing, John Wiley, MIT Press, Oxford University Press and others.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

Guides: Word PDF

 

BRILL Journals Online

Description: Brill is an academic publishing house with a strong international focus. The main subject areas of Brill's publication program are Ancient Near East & Egypt, Asian Studies, Biblical Studies & Religious Studies, Classic Studies, Medieval & Early Modern Studies, Middle East & Islamic Studies, Social Sciences and STM & Biology.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Britannica Online

Description: The complete encyclopedia, with related Internet sites and more.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

 

Business Source Complete

Description: Provides access to more than 9,500 journals covering all areas of business. Contains the Harvard Business Review and other important journals. Also offers access to industry and market research reports from Datamonitor and country reports from EIU, Countrywatch and Business Monitor. Additional full text, non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses.

Full text: yes

Access: on campus and remote

Guides: Video Word PDF

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