Databases & Indexes

Browse databases to find articles, business & science data, music resources and trial databases.

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Name Description Access
Pennsylvania Gazette

The Pennsylvania Gazette was published in Philadelphia from 1728 through 1800. It was considered one of the leading papers in its time and provides a first hand view of colonial America, the American Revolution and the New Republic. The Gazette contains thousands of articles, editorials, letters, news items and advertisements covering the Western Hemisphere, from the Canadian Maritime Provinces, through the West Indies and North and South America. The database also includes the full-text of important writings such as: the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, Letters from a Farmer, Thomas Payne`s Common Sense, The Federalist Papers, and more.

Rider Access
Points of View Reference Center

Points of View Reference Center™ is a full-text database designed to provide students with a series of essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. The database provides 200 topics, each with an overview (objective background/description), point (argument) and counterpoint (opposing argument).

Rider Access
Project MUSE

Currently, Project MUSE offers nearly 200 quality journal titles from some 30 scholarly publishers. ...Project MUSE covers the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, economics, and many others." Project MUSE includes the full content of each journal with the exception of advertisements.

Rider Access
ProQuest Rider Access
PsycARTICLES

PsycARTICLES© is a database of full-text articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association, the APA Educational Publishing Foundation, the Canadian Psychological Association, and Hogrefe Publishing Group. 

The database includes all substantive material from the print journals but does not include nonarticle content such as ads, covers, editorial board lists, and the like.

Rider Access
PsycINFO

PsycINFO provides access to citations and summaries of articles from some 1500 journals, some dating to 1887. It also contains summaries of book chapters, books, technical reports, and dissertations. All of these are in field of psychology or related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law.

Rider Access
PsycTESTS

TRIAL (Until June 30, 2014) - PsycTESTS is a research database that provides access to psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments as well as descriptive information about the test and its development and administration. The database currently includes over 20,000 records and over 15,000 instances of actual tests or test items. A complete description of the database is available from the APA [http://www.apa.org/pubs/databases/psyctests/] and from EBSCO [http://www.ebscohost.com/academic/psyctests].

Trial Database
PubMed

PubMed comprises more than 20 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

Global Access