Databases & Indexes
Browse databases to find articles, business & science data, music resources and trial databases.
In order to use the restricted databases from off-campus, you first must have an EasyPass account. If you have an EasyPass account, then click on the database name and you will be prompted for authentication. Also, please be aware that if you are accessing the Internet through a firewall, that the firewall may prevent you from using EZProxy.
Global Access: This resource is available to anyone in the world.
Rider Access: Available to current students, faculty, and staff of Rider University.
Lawrenceville Access: Available to current students, faculty, and staff of Rider University's Lawrenceville campus.
Westminster Access: Available to current students, faculty, and staff of the Westminster Choir College.
CD-ROM Access: This database is available on a CD-ROM, ask at the circulation desk.
Special Access: Please see this database's info page for information about access.
Trial: Databases and other information services with an evaluation period. Feedback is encouraged.
Audio: This database contains streaming audio.
Video: This database contains streaming video.
Cabell’s is an interactive, searchable database designed to help researchers, publishers, librarians and other academics locate and select journals they may use for publishing their work. At Rider, Cabell’s provides information to over ten thousand journals in Accounting; Economics and Finance; Management; Marketing; and Educational Curriculum & Methods. Journal information includes the topic areas emphasized, the type of review process, number of external reviewers, acceptance rate, time required for review, availability of reviewers' comments, and if fees are charged to review or publish the manuscript. Researchers are also able to rank journals and share their own submission and publication experiences with other scholars.
Access to Cabell’s is funded by Rider University’s College of Business and the School of Education.
|Cambridge Journals Online||
In line with the commitment of Cambridge University Press to advance learning, knowledge and research worldwide, the Press currently publishes over 220 peer-reviewed academic journals for the global market. Containing the latest research from a broad sweep of subject areas, Cambridge journals are accessible worldwide in print and online.
|CANTUS Home Page||
Database of Gregorian Chant.
|Catalog of U.S. Government Publications||
A finding tool for current and historical federal publications from 1976 forward. Links to online documents are provided for most documents published after 1996.
|Census of Population and Housing||
Includes the most recent census to the historical decennial census conducted throughout the decades.
"CINAHL Complete is the world’s most comprehensive source of full-text for nursing & allied health journals, providing full text for more than 1,300 journals indexed in CINAHL. ... CINAHL Complete is the definitive research tool for all areas of nursing & allied health literature and supports nursing and allied health professionals, students, educators and researchers."
|Classical Music Library (ASP)||
Classical Music Library is the world's largest multi-label database of recordings for listening and learning in libraries. Coverage of repertoire is increasing as new labels are added (currently over 32 labels). Never before have institutions been able to offer library users such ease of access to our recorded heritage.
Moore Library thanks Talbott for sharing this resource with the Lawrenceville Campus.
|Classical Music Reference Library (ASP)||
The Classical Music Reference Library brings together reference materials, spanning the entire history of Western classical music. Included are the reference titles Baker's dictionary of music, Baker's biographical dictionary of musicians, Baker's student encyclopedia of music and Women composers: music through the ages. Provides coverage of all classical genres, from the Medieval period to the 21st century.
|Classical Scores Library (ASP)||
A collection of important classical music scores, manuscripts, and unpublished material. Provides for textual searching by various criteria.
CollegeSource® Online is a database of digital college catalogs, institution profiles, transcript keys, and other critical resources.
|Communication & Mass Media Complete||
Communication & Mass Media Complete provides the most robust, quality research solution in areas related to communication and mass media. This database originated with the acquisition and subsequent merging of two popular databases in the fields of communication and mass media studies -- CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association (NCA)), and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Pennsylvania State University). Communication & Mass Media Complete provides an invaluable resource for students, researchers, and educators interested in any and all aspects of communication and mass media.
|Composing and Composers||
Congress.gov is transitioning into its permanent role as the official site for federal legislative information from the U.S. Congress and related agencies. The beta version of the site contains legislation from the 103rd Congress (1993) to the present, member profiles from the 93rd Congress (1973) to the present, and some member profiles from the 80th through the 92nd Congresses (1947 to 1972). It will replace THOMAS in late 2014.
|Contemporary World Music (ASP)||
Contemporary World Music will contain 50,000 tracks that delivers the sounds of all regions from every continent. The database will contain important genres such as reggae, worldbeat, neo-traditional, world fusion, Balkanic jazz, African film, Bollywood, Arab swing and jazz and other genres such as traditional music - Indian classical, fado, flamenco, klezmer, zydeco, gospel, gagaku and more. This database is a complementary database to Smithsonian global sound for libraries - it includes a blend of contemporary and traditional world music recordings from many labels throughout the world
|Copyright Term and the Public Domain in the United States||
This very comprehensive chart presents the most current information regarding the use of unpublished works, works of corporate authorship, works spanning certain dates, and their associated copyright terms. Also available in Portable Document Format (.pdf).
CQ Researcher offers in-depth, non-biased coverage of today's most important issues. Each report is on a single topic—more than 12,000 words of text and extensive bibliographies. ... Each weekly issue provides up-to-date information on controversial subjects written by CQ's staff of experienced reporters.
Credo Reference provides access to 600+ encyclopedias, handbooks, guides and dictionaries. These reference works cover a wide swath of topics including, science and medicine, history and cultural studies, business, education, and much more.