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Latest databases acquired by the McKillop Library from August, 2014 to present.

03/15/15
Philosopher's Index  (EBSCOhost)
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The Philosopher’s Index is a current and comprehensive database covering scholarly research in all the major fields of philosophy. Considered the most thorough index of journal literature on and about philosophy, it features author-written abstracts covering scholarly research published in journals and books, including contributions to anthologies and book reviews. The Philosopher’s Index contains research published since 1940 and indexes over 680 journals from more than 50 countries with content representing a variety of languages. Provides links to full-text. User guide for EBSCO<I>host</I>

03/01/15
ChemView  (Government)
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ChemView database provides information on chemical health and safety data received by EPA and EPA's assessments and regulatory actions for specific chemicals under the Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA). file locators which lead users to other NLM files. In addition, SUPERLIST provides names and other data used to describe chemicals on over 30 key federal and state regulatory lists.

02/15/15
WestlawNext Campus Research  (Thomson West)
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WestlawNext Campus Research can be used to search for legal material such as primary law, analytical materials, and secondary sources. The database includes online access to legal encyclopedias, treatises, legal periodicals, and law reviews that provide well-reasoned statements of the law. WestlawNext Campus Research provides exclusive access to Black’s Law Dictionary, American Law Reports, American Jurisprudence 2d and Campus Research Legal Guides.

01/15/15
SciFinder  (CAS)
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SciFinder provides quick and easy access to a wide diversity of research from many scientific disciplines including: references from over 9,500 currently published journals and patent information from more than 50 active patent issuing authorities; important discoveries that span the scientific century back to 1900; the latest scientific breakthroughs almost as soon as they are published with references added daily and some patent information as recent as two days ago; complete coverage of chemistry and the life sciences including biochemistry, biology, pharmacology, medicine, and related disciplines It is the world's largest collection of organic and inorganic substance information.

10/15/14
Primary Search  (EBSCOhost)
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Designed for elementary school libraries and children, Primary Search contains more than 80 of the most popular elementary school magazines. Lexiles, a reading level indicator, are assigned for all full-text articles. This database contains more than one million images of photos, maps and flags, as well as providing access to the Funk & Wagnall’s New World Encyclopedia. User guide for EBSCO<I>host</I>

09/05/14
MAS Ultra – School Edition  (EBSCOhost)
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Designed for high school libraries, MAS Ultra School Edition contains full-text for hundreds of popular high school magazines, such as, America's Civil War, American Heritage, American History, Archaeology, Astronomy, Bioscience, Careers & Colleges, Civil War Times, Congressional Digest, Discover, History Today, Nation, National Review, New Republic, New Scientist, Popular Science, Science News, Scientific American, Smithsonian, and World War II. It also provides full-text for thousands of biographies and primary source documents, hundreds of reference books, an Image Collection containing photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full-text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). User guide for EBSCO<I>host</I>