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CLCD
Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database 
Provided by the Traveler Project
This project is made possible by a grant from U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Arkansas State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act. Additional state funds were provided by the Arkansas Department of Education.
Pre-K through Young Adult – Readers Advisory, Reference, Collection Management and more. +2.5MM titles, +600,000 Professional Reviews from 47 Journals, Universities and Organizations, Notations from +725 National and International Y/A and Children’s Book Awards. Over 45 search limiters provide One Source, One Search access to the best in Y/A and Children’s titles.
http://www.clcd.com/?#/advancedsearch

EBSCOhost Databases

http://web.b.ebscohost.com/ehost/search/basic?sid=a6ef0f0e-ad65-4776-8c24-19436824d576%40sessionmgr120&vid=0&hid=125

LearningExpress      
Provided by the Traveler Project
This project is made possible by a grant from U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Arkansas State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act. Additional state funds were provided by the Arkansas Department of Education.
Career Center

  • College Preparation Center
  • High School Equivalency Center
  • Spanish Center

http://www.learningexpresshub.com/productengine/LELIndex.html#/learningexpresslibrary/libraryhome?AuthToken=C0E3D4DC-93E3-448D-8B4B-2322CDBB3199

 

Pronunciator
Provided by the Traveler Project
This project is made possible by a grant from U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Arkansas State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act. Additional state funds were provided by the Arkansas Department of Education.
Pronunciator provides both guided and self‐directed instructions for 80 foreign languages, and ESL for 50 non‐English languages, along with a Course Designer which allows for the creation and deployment of custom courses by educators.
http://learning.pronunciator.com/getstarted.php?library_id=19994

ProQuest Databases

Provided by the Traveler Project
This project is made possible by a grant from U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Arkansas State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act. Additional state funds were provided by the Arkansas Department of Education.

ABI/INFORM Complete  
The most comprehensive ABI/INFORM™ database, this comprises ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. The database features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.
https://search.proquest.com/abicomplete

Accounting, Tax & Business Collection 
This database brings together global scholarly journals with other key resources for access to reliable information in this continuously evolving area of study. Quickly locate precise results from sources ranging from current news to professional and academic journal articles covering the trends and history influencing important accounting, tax, banking, and financial issues of the day.
https://search.proquest.com/accounting

African American Heritage
A groundbreaking digital resource exclusively devoted to African American family history research.
http://africanamericanheritage.proquest.com/aagweb/aag/do/index

AGRICOLA
This bibliographic database, produced by the National Agricultural Library, consists of worldwide literature citations for journal articles, monographs, proceedings, theses, patents, translations, audiovisual materials, computer software, and technical reports pertaining to all aspects of agriculture and related fields. Since 1985, the CAB Thesaurus has been used to select controlled vocabulary terms for subject indexing. Library of Congress Subject Headings are used as controlled vocabulary for cataloging records.
https://search.proquest.com/agricola

Art & Humanities Database 
This database features hundreds of titles covering Art, Architecture, Design, History, Philosophy, Music, Literature, Theatre and Cultural Studies. It is designed to complement the following indexes: ABM, Avery, BHA, BHI, DAAI, Index Islamicus, MLA, Philosopher's Index and RILM.
https://search.proquest.com/artshumanities

Asian & European Business Collection 
This database provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines. Find information on companies, economies, markets, international trade, and overall business conditions and practices throughout these regions.
https://search.proquest.com/asianbusiness

Biology Database  
This database provides access to a wide range of biology topics including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government and public research environments.
https://search.proquest.com/biologyjournals

Business Market Research Collection
Conduct company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research with information from these sources: Hoover's Company Profiles - covering 40,000 global public and non-public companies including financials, competitors, officers, and more; OxResearch - succinct articles covering regional economic and political developments of significance; US and Worldwide Industry & Market Reports from Barnes Reports - covering global industries in depth; and Snapshots - market research overviews on 40+ industries and 40 countries.
https://search.proquest.com/marketresearch

Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database (CBCA) 
This database is a longstanding, comprehensive Canadian periodical collection covering multiple subjects and topics, with millions of full-text records. Accessible to readers and researchers at every level, the Canadian Business & Current Affairs Database features a diversified mix of publications, including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, reports, radio and television transcripts, news, dissertations, and more.
https://search.proquest.com/cbcacomplete

Canadian Newsstream Complete   
This database offers unparalleled access to the full text of over 190 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers. This full text database includes the complete available electronic back file for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features published in each. Some back files date as far back as the late 1970s.
https://search.proquest.com/canadiannews

Career and Technical Education  
ProQuest Career & Technical Education is the definitive source for vocational information. The database includes nearly 600 titles, with more than 500 available in full text for quick access to research on virtually any technical topic.
https://search.proquest.com/career

Computing Database
This database is a premium resource for those who need access to comprehensive coverage of computer topics. The database includes numerous titles, most of them in full text, allowing users to search records dating back to the early 1990's.
https://search.proquest.com/computing

Criminal Justice Database  
ProQuest Criminal Justice is a comprehensive database supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends. As well as U.S. and international scholarly journals, it includes correctional and law enforcement trade publications, crime reports, crime blogs and other material relevant for researchers or those preparing for careers in criminal justice, law enforcement and related fields.
https://search.proquest.com/criminaljusticeperiodicals

CultureGrams 
Since its beginnings in 1974, the aim of CultureGrams has been to foster understanding and appreciation of the world's countries and peoples by creating and publishing concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural content. Today the CultureGrams series is one of the most trusted and widely used cultural reference and curriculum products in the education, government, and non-profit arenas.
http://online.culturegrams.com/index.php

eBrary Central
Your library offers ebooks from trusted publishers in all academic subject areas along with powerful research tools as part of the Academic Complete™ collection!
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/atpa/home.action

Education Database    
ProQuest® Education Journals gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education. Many titles are indexed in the ERIC database.
https://search.proquest.com/education

eLibrary Curriculum Edition
General reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for K-12 schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as two distinct subject-based collections: ProQuest® Learning: Literature and History Study Center™. This collection of periodical and digital media content, covering a wide range of subjects including business, education, general interest, health, language arts, sciences, social sciences, and many other curriculum-specific subject areas.
http://elibrary.bigchalk.com/elibweb/curriculum/do/search

eLibrary Science
Supports the study of earth, life, physical, medical, and applied sciences providing resources K-12 and up in magazines and journals, newspapers, TV and radio transcripts, reference books, websites, images, and streaming audio/video.
http://science.bigchalk.com/sciweb/science/do/search

Entrepreneurship Database
This database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly - including journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings - to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from successful entrepreneur in a wide range of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as traditional text and PDFs.
http://search.proquest.com/entrepreneurship/

Environmental Science Database
The collection contains environmental science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM). ESPM provides unparalleled and comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications.
https://search.proquest.com/environmentalscience

ERIC    
This database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to education-related literature. ERIC provides coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs.
https://search.proquest.com/eric

Ethnic NewsWatch™
Included are journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and minority presses. The current collection, Ethnic NewsWatch™, covers 1990-present, and the historical collection, Ethnic NewsWatch: A History™, spans 1959-1989. Ethnicities include: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; Native People.
https://search.proquest.com/ethnicnewswatch

Family Health Database 
Covers subjects of value in the public library context – from sports injuries to women’s health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry.
https://search.proquest.com/familyhealth

Health and Medical Collection 
This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more.
https://search.proquest.com/healthcomplete

Health Management Database 
This database is a collection of reliable and relevant resources in the field of health administration, including journals and dissertations.
https://search.proquest.com/healthmanagement

HeritageQuest Online   
Combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content
Hoover's Company Records see Business Market Research Collection. 
http://www.ancestryheritagequest.com/HQA

Library Science Database
Access to over 150 top publications in library and information science. It is specifically designed to provide full-text support for the core titles included in the Library & Information Science Abstracts database.
http://search.proquest.com/libraryscience/

Linguistics Database
This database includes full-text journals and other sources in linguistics, including many titles indexed in Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (LLBA). It covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics.
https://search.proquest.com/linguistics

LISA: Library and Information Science Abstracts
This database currently abstracts and indexes over 440 periodicals from more than 68 countries and in more than 20 different languages. Subject coverage includes all aspects of librarianship, library users, information retrieval and more.
https://search.proquest.com/lisa

Medical Database
Users in academic libraries can find definitive research information in ProQuest Medical Library™. The database has over 1,000 titles, with more than 910 medical titles in full text (selected journals are available in color) with abstracts and indexing from the well-known MEDLINE® database and includes all charts, diagrams, graphs, tables, photos, and other graphical elements essential to medical research.
http://search.proquest.com/medical/

MEDLINE   
MEDLINE® is a bibliographic database produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. The database contains millions of citations, derived from thousands of biomedical and life science journals, and indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®) from the NLM controlled vocabulary. Extending back to 1946, annual input now exceeds 700,000 citations.
MEDLINE with Full Text  -- The full text version is coming primarily from Health & Medical Complete which includes Nursing/Allied Health.
https://search.proquest.com/medline

Military Database 
The Military Collection provides full-text titles from around the world, including scholarly journals, trade and industry journals, magazines, technical reports, conference proceedings, government publications, and more. For those researchers who need to conduct comprehensive literature reviews, this database includes specialized, editorial-controlled A&I resources for discovery of relevant scholarly research and technical literature critical to the discipline.
https://search.proquest.com/military

Nursing & Allied Health Database 
This database offers reliable, comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals, video, dissertations, reference books and more.
http://search.proquest.com/nahs

Political Science Database  
This database gives users access to hundreds of leading political science and international relations journals, providing full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. In addition, over a thousand recent full-text doctoral dissertations on political science topics are included, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country profiles, political news and other sources.
https://search.proquest.com/politicalscience

ProQuest Central
ProQuest Central is the largest single periodical resource available, bringing together complete databases across all major subject areas, including Business, Health and Medical, Language and Literature, Social Sciences, Education, Science and Technology, as well as core titles in the Performing and Visual Arts, History, Religion, Philosophy, and includes thousands of full-text newspapers from around the world.
http://search.proquest.com/central

Psychology Database  
This database provides abstracts and indexing for more than 640 titles, with over 540 titles available in full text. Many titles are indexed in PsycINFO. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology and psychometrics.
https://search.proquest.com/psychology

Public Health Database 
This database allows you to search the core literature in the field of public health.
https://search.proquest.com/publichealth

Religion Database 
This database provides a wide range of primarily full-text, international periodicals for diverse religious and spiritual studies, covering formal theological studies of major religions, as well as the most recent trends and scholarly thought. Included are titles from religious publishing bodies and nondenominational organizations. The resource reflects a wide spectrum of religious belief systems and supports the global study of religion.
https://search.proquest.com/religion 

Research Companion
Developed to help students do more effective research and assist educators in teaching the basics for information literacy core principles of finding, evaluating, and using information.
https://pqrc.proquest.com/embedded/RM3VFDV3VXN5C1U6?

Research Library
ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to thousands of full-text periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer. Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics.
https://search.proquest.com/pqrl

Science Database  
This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. Search over 2.7M records, dating back to the mid 1980s.
https://search.proquest.com/sciencejournals

SIRS Knowledge Source
Background and analysis on 350+ leading issues, providing pros and cons on social, scientific, health, historic, economic, political, and global issues.
http://sks.sirs.com/webapp/login

Social Science Database 
This database offers indexing and full text for hundreds of academic journals, providing extensive coverage across a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work and sociology.
https://search.proquest.com/socscijournals

Sociology Database 
This database covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction and more. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts.
https://search.proquest.com/sociology

Telecommunications Database 
This database is an essential resource for anyone researching the industry or its technology. Whether you’re looking for the latest news on WAP technology, following market penetration of new technologies, or gathering information about the key players in this field, ProQuest Telecommunications helps you stay one step ahead. The database includes over 140 titles, with more than 115 available in full text. Search more than 600,000 records, dating back to the early 1990's.
https://search.proquest.com/telecomms

U.S. Newsstream 
US Newsstream enables users to search the most recent premium U.S. news content, as well as archives which stretch back into the 1980s featuring newspapers, newswires, blogs, and news sites in active full-text format. For academic and public libraries, US Newsstream offers exclusive access to the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Tribune, and co-exclusive access (with Factiva) to The Wall Street Journal. US Newsstream also offers one of the largest collections of local and regional newspapers, and is cross-searchable on the ProQuest platform.
http://search.proquest.com/usnews

Rittenhouse eBook Collection

Our Rittenhouse eBook Collection has titles that will help our Nursing and Surgical Technology students accomplish their goal of successfully completing their respective program. These eBooks are full-text and can be accessed via the above link. 
www.r2library.com

World Book Databases

Provided by the Traveler Project
This project is made possible by a grant from U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services to the Arkansas State Library under the provisions of the Library Services and Technology Act. Additional state funds were provided by the Arkansas Department of Education.

World Book Academic
The premier resource for students and researchers at the university level with comprehensive reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search. (Optimized for tablets)
http://www.worldbookonline.com/academic/home?gr=Welcome+Arkansas+State+Univ-Newport

World Book Advanced  
A reference tool for 8th grade and up that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-books, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search World Book Advanced is a powerful reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search.
http://www.worldbookonline.com/advanced/home?gr=Welcome+Arkansas+State+Library%21

World Book Complete 
A single link that goes to all 11 Traveler World Book database for selection. 
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wb/products?ed=all&subacct=L4530

World Book Discover 
Reference resources for students reading below grade level because of language or learning difficulties, with content and tools specifically developed for these students.
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wbdiscover/home?gr=Welcome+Arkansas+State+Library%21

World Book eBooks  
A collection of 25 classics and an additional 25 proprietary World Book non-fiction titles.  Desktop computer and tablet users may access the site via browser or checkout for offline.  Simultaneous checkout makes eBooks available for an unlimited number of users.
http://ebooks.worldbookonline.com/mall/instt/main.do;jsessionid=DCC1BCDC913F79EBE4CDB6C48077BA06

World Book Timelines  
A resource for accessing or creating timelines for projects in the arts, literature, notable people, science & technology, world history, geography and more. Users can select a built timeline and make changes or create new timelines then images and videos. 
http://www.worldbookonline.com/wbtimelines/home?gr=Welcome+Arkansas+State+Library%21

Newspapers

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
http://www.arkansasonline.com/

Jonesboro Sun
http://jonesborosun.com/