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Academic Search Complete TUTORIAL - A comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that offers indexing and abstracts for 13,797 journals and a total of 862 publications, including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc. Featuring full text for 7,871 academic journals, 963 magazines, and 163 trade publications. This scholarly collection offers unmatched coverage of information spanning a broad range of important areas of academic study: 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) - This comprehensive database contains the full text of articles from 460 key publications dating back to 1982, 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. Quality indexing and abstracts for 884 publications dating back to 1981. Covers over 600,000 corporate names with cross references to specific industries and countries. Provides Industrial Classification (SIC) and North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) industry and product codes for over 190,000 subject terms.

Business Source Complete TUTORIAL - Indexes and abstracts 5,192 scholarly business journals, magazines, and trade publications back to 1886. Full text for 1,992 academic journals, 879 magazines, and 943 trade publications. In addition, this database contains detailed author profiles for the 40,654 most-cited authors. Additional full text, non-journal content includes 915 books and monographs, 680 case studies, 2 company profiles, 12 conference papers, 57 conference proceedings, 1,260 country reports, 7,302 industry reports, 2,556 market research reports, 5 newspapers, 42 reports, 3,671 SWOT analyses, 33 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 357 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 477 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, 395 country reports, 11 educational reports, 3 government documents, 4 law books, 3 newspapers, 77 pamphlets, 155 speeches, 139 state/provincial fact sheets, and an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps, flags, and color PDFs.

MAS Ultra also includes 5 databases: American Heritage Dictionary; American Reference Library: Biographies; American Reference Library: Primary Source Documents; Britannica Biographies; and Hutchinson's Biography Database.

Under the law category all Supreme Court Cases from 1790-present.

MasterFILE Premier TUTORIAL - Contains full text for 1,657 periodicals covering general subject areas: arts and entertainment, business, education, general science, health, history, literature, multicultural issues, science and technology, social science, and much more. This database also contains full text for 469 reference books, 1,062 biographies, 203 country fact sheets, 117 country reports, 5 databases, 71 educational reports, 4 government documents, 25 health reports, 4 law documents, 5 newspapers, 100 pamphlets, 155 speeches, 139 state/provincial fact sheets, and an Image Collection of over 592,000 photos, maps, and flags.

Regional Business News TUTORIAL - Provides full text articles for 71 U.S. and Canadian business magazines. This database also contains full text for 23 newspapers, 1 newspaper column, 72 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 2,100 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, natural disasters, World Almanac excerpts, and maps of the world.

Small Business Reference Center - Provides full text articles from 10 academic journals, 151 magazines, and 236 trade publications. This database also contains full text for 464 books and 466 industry reports. 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. It also 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.

Texas Reference Center TUTORIAL - Includes full text from 32 academic journals, 37 magazines, 38 newspapers, and 178 books about Texas history, ethnic and cultural diversity, gender studies, literature, public health, business, home and garden, and sports and leisure. This 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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