NPC Library Databases & eBooks

Library Databases & eBooks by Subject
Business Career & Grants Information Citation Creation Tool Education General and Multiple Topics
Humanities Nursing/Health Sciences Social Sciences Vocational Studies
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List of Databases & Ebooks by Subject

Business:
  • ReferenceUSA provides information for students, researchers, and job-seekers regarding over 20 million businesses, their competitors, other businesses in the area, their markets, credit ratings, contact information, financial information and much more.
Career & Grants Information:

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  • College Central has resources for job hunting, creating resumes, interviewing for jobs.

School Login Name = Northland Pioneer College. Create your own access ID and password.

  • GrantSelect has access to more than 14,000 funding opportunities provided by more than 5,900 unique sponsoring organizations. Includes Directory of Biomedical & Health Care, Directory of Grants in the Humanities, Directory of Research Grants, Funding Sources for Children and Youth Programs, Funding Sources for K-12 Education.
Citation Creation & Bibliographic Management:
  • EasyBib Citation creation tool and bibliographic management resource helps students create and manage the "Works Cited" or "References" sections of their research papers (in MLA, APA, Chicago, and other citation styles).  *NOTE: be sure to create your EasyBib account from an on-campus computer; afterward, you can log into your EasyBib account and use it from any location.

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Education.
  • Chronicle of Higher Education This is a subscription database covering all facets of higher education.
  • Education Source is a subscription database which covers all levels of education – from early childhood to higher education – as well as all educational specialities, such as multilingual education, health education and testing.
  • ERIC (Education Resource Information Center) provides access to educational literature and resources. This database provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index.
  • Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for more than 200 peer-reviewed journals along with some full-text articles.  A variety of topics of interest to teachers is included, such as: assessment; best practices; continuing education; current pedagogical research; curriculum development; elementary education; higher education; instructional media; language arts; literacy standards; school administration; science & mathematics; and teacher education

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General/Multiple Topics:
  • Academic Search Complete is designed for academic institutions. This database is the leading resource for scholarly research with more full-text journals and more peer-reviewed journals than any other database available. It supports high-level research in the key areas of academic study by providing journals, periodicals, reports, books, and more.
  • JSTOR has full-text articles from 400+ scholarly journals in the arts and sciences within the date ranges of 1891–2010. This resource does not have current articles. This is an aggregate database.
  • WorldCat is helpful for initiating an Interlibrary Loan.  This resource may be used to locate items not owned by NPC Libraries in order to prepare an NPC Interlibrary Loan Materials Request Form.
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context has content covering today's hottest social issues. This database can help students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

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Humanities:
  • JSTOR has full-text articles from 269 scholarly journals in the arts and sciences within the date ranges of 1891–2010. This resource does not have current articles. This is an aggregate database.
  • Salem Literature (eBooks) Includes Critical Insights series (Authors, Themes, and Works); Critical Surveys (Long Fiction, Mythology and Folklore, Poetry: American Poets, Poetry: British, Irish & Commonwealth Poets, Poetry: Cumulative Indexes, Poetry: European Poets, Poetry: Topical Essays, Poetry: World Poets, Short Fiction: American Writers, Short Fiction: British, Irish & Commonwealth Writers, Short Fiction: Cumulative Indexes, Short Fiction: European Writers, Short Fiction: Topical Essays, Short Fiction: World Writers) Introduction to Literary Context (American Poetry of the 20th Century, American Post-Modernist Novels, American Short Fiction, English Literature, Plays, World Literature); Magill's Literary Annuals; and Masterplots.

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Nursing/Health:
  • CINAHL Complete is the definitive research tool for nursing and allied health professionals. With CINAHL Complete, users get fast and easy access to over 1,400 top nursing and allied health journals, evidence-based care sheets and quick lessons.
  • Nursing and Allied Health Collection Contains nearly 4 million articles relating to nursing. This is an aggregate database.
  • Nursing Resource Center Material for nursing research, sample care plans, journal articles, complete texts such as PDR Nurses Drug Handbook, animated depictions of anatomy. This is an aggregate database.
  • Salem Health (eBooks) includes Adolescent Health & Wellness, Complementary & Alternative Medicine, and Magill's Medical Guide, 7th Edition.

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    Sciences:
    • GreenFILE provides scholarly, government, and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and what can be done at each level to minimize negative impacts.
    • JSTOR has full-text articles from 269 scholarly journals in the arts and sciences within the date ranges of 1891–2010. This resource does not have current articles. This is an aggregate database.
    • Salem Science (eBooks) includes Earth Science, Encyclopedia of Energy, Encyclopedia of Mathematics and Society, Principles of Astronomy, Principles of Chemistry, and Principles of Physics.
    • Science Magazine Journal of original scientific research, global news, and commentary. Articles marked CLASSIC are not part of NPC subscription. This is a subscription database.

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    Social Sciences:
    • Education Source is a subscription database which covers all levels of education - from early childhood to higher education - as well as all educational specialities, such as multilingual education, health education and testing.
    • eHRAF Archaeology A cross-cultural database on the world's prehistory organized by archaeological traditions.
    • eHRAF World Cultures Collection of Ethnography A cross-cultural database that contains over 350,000 pages of information on all aspects of cultural and social life. This is an aggregate database.
    • History Study Center is a collection of primary and secondary sources on global history from ancient times to the present day.
    • JSTOR has full-text articles from 269 scholarly journals in the arts and sciences within the date ranges of 1891–2010. This resource does not have current articles. This is an aggregate database.
    • Salem History (eBooks) Includes American Presidents & First Ladies; Decades (The 1920's in America - The 2000's in America); Defining Documents in American History (Civil Rights, Civil War, Exploration & Colonial America, Manifest Destiny & The New Nation, Postwar 1940's, Reconstruction Era, The 1920's, The 1930's, The American Revolution, The American West, The Vietnam War, World War I, World War II, Middle Ages); Defining Documents in World History (Middle Ages, The Ancient World [2700 B.C.E - 500 C.E]); Great Events from History (Renaissance & Early Modern Era [1454 - 1600], The Ancient World [Prehistory - 476 C.E.], The Middle Ages [477 - 1453 ]); and Milestone Documents (African American History, American History, World History, American Leaders, Documents of World Religions).

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    Vocational Studies
    • Associates Programs Source Plus Includes academic journals, trade and industry publications, magazines, and books covering numerous vocational subjects including: Alcohol and drug abuse counseling; Biotechnology; Ceramics and pottery; Computer and data processing; Construction; Cosmetology; Culinary arts; Electrical technology; Fashion design; Fire Science; Forensics; Forestry; Graphic arts; Health information technology; Interior design; Law enforcement and criminal justice; Mechatronics; Photography, Veterinary Assisting; Welding … and more.

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