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Academic Search Complete TUTORIAL - A comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that offers indexing and abstracts for 13,710 journals and a total of 845 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Featuring full text for 7,963 academic journals, 970 magazines, and 165 trade publications, this scholarly collection offers unmatched coverage of information spanning a broad range of important areas of academic study including: anthropology, astronomy, biology, chemistry, civil engineering, engineering, ethnic & multicultural studies, geology, law, materials science, mathematics, music, pharmaceutical sciences, physics, psychology, religion & theology, veterinary science, women's studies, zoology, and many other fields.

Business Abstracts with Full Text (H.W. Wilson) - Offers a multitude of business magazines and scholarly journals: this comprehensive database contains the full text of articles from more than 510 key publications dating back to 1995, and provides access to product evaluations, interviews, biographical sketches, corporate profiles, obituaries, surveys, statistical rankings, book reviews and reports from associations, societies, trade shows, conferences and more. Full-text articles for nearly 129 publications dating back to 1982. Quality indexing and abstracts for nearly 900 publications dating back to 1981.

Business Source Complete TUTORIAL - Indexes and abstracts 4,949 scholarly business journals back to 1886. Full text for 2,016 academic journals, 895 magazines, and 948 trade publications. In addition, this database contains detailed author profiles for the 40,654 most-cited authors. Additional full text, non-journal content includes 981 books and monographs, 666 case studies; 2 company profiles, 13 conference papers, 58 conference proceedings, 1,686 country reports, 19,984 industry reports, 2,522 market research reports, 6 newspapers, 35 reports, 3,586 SWOT analyses, 48 working papers, and 57 videos. "Regional Business News" is a supplemental database that provides comprehensive full text for regional business publications (more than 50 sources. “Company View,” a component of BSC provides detailed company information for more than 1.1 million of the world’s largest public and private companies.

Economia y Negocios - A bibliographic database for research in the areas of business and economics. More than 87,500 records, dating back to the early 1980s, provide coverage for 358 Spanish and Portuguese-language periodicals published in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Spain, the United States and elsewhere. NO FULL TEXT ARTICLES.

Global Road Warrior TUTORIAL - Provides data for 175 countries related to society and culture, communications, travel, trade, business, money and banking, and country maps.

MAS Ultra - School Edition TUTORIAL - Provides full text articles for 484 popular general interest and current events publications with information dating as far back as 1975 for key magazines. This database also contains 362 full text reference books (including the Columbia Encyclopedia and the CIA World Fact Book), 944 biographies, 202 country fact sheets, 214 country reports, 11 educational reports, 77 pamphlets, 155 speeches, and an Image Collection of over 960,000 photos, maps, flags, and color PDFs.
MAS Ultra also includes 5 databases: American Heritage Dictionary; American Reference Library: Biographies (9,541); American Reference Library: Primary Source Documents (54,154); Britannica Biographies (26,088); and Hutchinson’s Biography Database (58.080). Under the law category all Supreme Court Cases from 1790-present.

MasterFILE Premier TUTORIAL - Contains full text for 1,681 periodicals covering general subject areas: arts and entertainment, business, education, general science, health, history, literature, multicultural issues, science and technology, and social science, and much more. This database also contains full text for 470 reference books, 1,062 biographies, 203 country fact sheets, 82 country reports, 5 databases, 71 educational reports, 6 government documents, 25 health reports, 4 law, 9 newspapers, 100 pamphlets, 155 speeches, and an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps and flags.

Regional Business News TUTORIAL - Provides full text articles for 79 U.S. and Canadian business magazines. This database also contains 1 government document, 24 newspapers, 1 newspaper column, 77 newswires, 34 trade publications, and 18 TV and radio news transcripts (selective).

SIRS Issues Researcher TRAINING VIDEO - Provides the best article selections from more than 2,088 domestic and international magazines, journals, newspapers, and websites (1989-present), exploring social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political, and global issues. This database also includes "Leading Issues" which provides instant access to information on : Today’s news/current events, world conflicts, Spotlight on... curriculum pathfinders, focus on terrorism, and World Almanac and maps.

Small Business Reference Center - This database offers a wide variety of information on small business and entrepreneurial subject areas, common business types, a help and advice section, and provides information on how to create business plans that lead to successful funding. Completing the database are business videos that provide critical information for business owners including interviews, ‘lessons learned’ features, lectures and ‘how to’ videos to help foster success in all aspects of managing a business.

Texas Reference Center TUTORIAL - Includes full text from 32 academic journals, 49 magazines, 39 newspapers, and 155 books about Texas history, ethnic and cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business as well as home and garden and sports and leisure. The database contains biographies portraying famous historical and contemporary Texans such as George Herbert Walker Bush, Lady Bird Johnson, Dan Moody, Susanna Dickinson and Sam Houston. Newspapers providing Texas and national news coverage are also included.

TOPICsearch TUTORIAL - This database allows researchers to explore social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics. Contains full text for tens of thousands of articles from diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets and government information.

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