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JSTOR (JSTOR)
The JSTOR Archive Collections provide complete digitized runs for hundreds of journals in more than 50 academic disciplines. For most journals in the JSTOR archive there is a “moving wall” embargo (typically five years, but sometimes longer or shorter) on current access.
Salem History (Salem Press)
Salem History is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets. Milestone Documents in American Leaders and American History Great Lives from History - The definitive, worldwide biographical resource Great Events from History - The complete resource for worldwide events
Military & Government Collection (EBSCO)
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites.

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Google Scholar **NEW** (Google)
Google Scholar searches a subset of the Internet that contains scholarly literature. If you click this link to get to Google Scholar, you will be able to access the full text of our subscription resources from on or off campus. If your Google Scholar search takes you to a publisher’s website that asks you to pay for full text and there is no link to "Get It @ Golisano Library," send the url to ill@roberts.edu. Our Interlibrary Loan Department will attempt to get it for you free of charge. Access to this resource is currently in beta testing. Please report any issues you encounter to libsys@roberts.edu.
Academic OneFile (Gale)
A source for peer-reviewed full-text articles from world's leading journals and reference sources. Over 13,000 indexed journals, more than 6,500 full text. Full Text Coverage of the New York Times from 1995 – current. Total coverage 1980 – current
Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 8,500 journals, including full text for more than 7,300 peer-reviewed titles. Coverage: 1887-
American National Biography Online (Oxford University Press)
Offers portraits of more than 17,400 men and women -- from all eras and walks of life -- whose lives have shaped America.
Biography Reference Bank (EBSCO)
Biography Reference Bank offers a breadth and depth of information you’ll find in no other biography database. It covers over 500,000 people and includes over 36,000 images!
Britannica Academic Edition (Britannica)
An Encyclopedia covering over 75,000 articles including 23,000 biographies. An introduction to significant works of history, literature, philosophy, and science. Access 166,000 Web sites. Search thousands of maps, flags, articles, and statistics. Compare economic, demographic, and health measures for over 200 countries.
ClasePeriodica (FirstSearch)
Index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities. Covers journals specializing in science and technology. Offers access to more than 300,000 bibliographic citations from documents published in 2,600 scholarly journals published in the Spanish, Portuguese, French and English languages.
CQ- Public Affairs Collection (CQ)
Features in-depth reporting on vital issues, statistical and historical analyses, historic documents and primary source materials, as well as a directory of key government, nonprofit, and private organizations in each of the major policy areas.
Dissertations & Theses: The Humanities and Social Sciences Collection (ProQuest)
A comprehensive collection of scholarly research in the Humanities and Social Sciences, this database covers more than 1 million dissertations and theses from 1637 to present
Encyclopedia Americana (Grolier)
An Encyclopedia covering articles, biographies, history, literature, philosophy, and science. Search thousands of maps, flags, articles, dictionaries and statistics.
ProQuest Congressional (ProQuest)
Retrieve congressional materials and legislative histories by searching abstracts, titles, indexing information and other bibliographic data. For any topic dealing with policy issues, this database is a must. Newspapers indexed are The Hill, Rollcall, and Washington Post
ProQuest Research Library (ProQuest)
Over 5000 titles and 3,500 Full Text titles. Search for coverage of a broad range of subjects including arts, business, children, education, general interest, health, humanities, international, law, military, multicultural, psychology, sciences, social sciences, and women's interests. Coverage: 1971 - present
WorldCat (FirstSearch)
Catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. Funding for WorldCat is provided by the Rochester Regional Library Council through a grant from the New York State Education Department. Dissertations and theses available.