Gates Memorial Library

Philosophy, Psychology, Religion Databases

Catalog | Databases by Subject Area

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.

Bibliography of Native North Americans TUTORIAL - This bibliographic database covers all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life. This resource covers a wide range of topics, including archaeology, multicultural relations, gaming, governance, legend, and literacy. Contains more than 141,000 citations for books, essays, journal articles, and government documents of the United States and Canada. Dates of coverage for included content range from the sixteenth century to the present. The database is an essential research tool for anthropologists, archaeologists, educators, historians, political scientists, sociologists, psychologists, legal and medical researchers, linguists, theologians, ethnobotanists, and policy makers. NO FULL TEXT ARTICLES.

King James Bible TUTORIAL - Search the Bible by keyword, testament, book, or specific chapter and verse. This fully searchable online version presents the full text (of the ‘He’ version) with all introductory matter, annotation, calendars, genealogies and tables.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection TUTORIAL - Provides 539 full text publications, including 514 peer-reviewed titles. Covers topics in emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.

Religion and Philosophy Collection - Provides extensive coverage of such topics as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy from 202 academic journals and 40 magazines. Full text information in this database dates as far back as 1975.

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 nearly 100 of the most-researched social issues; World Almanac excerpts; "Focus on Terrorism"; Maps of the World; Suggested Research Topics; "Spotlight of the Month" and "ChallengeQuests"; and "Top New Stories of the Day."

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.

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  • World Cat - World's most comprehensive bibliography, with more than 2 billion bibliographic records representing over 400 languages and all types of materials ranging from stone tablets to electronic books.
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