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ABI/INFORM Complete Accounting, Business, Economics

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Search key business and economics periodicals, such as The Economist.
Locate country- and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data.
Access international coverage of companies and business trends.

Academic Search Premier Multidisciplinary

Find full-text for more than 4,000 scholarly publications, including full-text for more than 3,100 peer-reviewed journals.

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Agricola Biology, Environmental Science

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American Chemical Society Chemistry

Search the index and full-text of over 30 journals published by the American Chemical Society.

Ancestry Library Edition Multidisciplinary

Search family history, including census, voting, marriage, birth, military, death, and immigration records.

Atomic Learning Computer Science

View training and software tutorials.
Brush up on Microsoft Office.
Learn more about iOS 8.
Review the basics of creating a podcast.

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AtoZ: The World Multidisciplinary

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Choose to learn about its culture/society, education, music, religion, and more.

Biological Science Database Biology, Environmental Science

Access over 370 titles, with more than 325 available in full-text.
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Biomedical Reference Collection Athletic Training, Biology, Chemistry

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BioOne Biology, Environmental Science

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Business Source Complete Accounting, Business, Economics

Search the index of over 1500 titles and full-text for nearly 960 business periodicals.
Retrieve company profiles and Datamonitor reports.

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Catalog of US Government Publications Political Science

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Chemical and Engineering News Chemistry

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CHOICE Reviews Online Multidisciplinary

Find reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.

Chronicle of Higher Education Education

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Chronicle of Philanthropy Education, Leadership

Read the full-text of the Chronicle of Philanthropy, including archives back to October 1997.

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers History, Journalism

Access historic newspapers from 1860-1922 through the Library of Congress and the National Endowment for the Humanities.

CIAO, Columbia International Affairs Online International Relations, Political Science

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Contemporary Authors English, Rhetoric

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Locate author updates, awards, and bibliographies.

Corporate ResourceNet Accounting, Business, Economics

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Credo Reference Multidisciplinary

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Browse titles, including general encyclopedia works as well as fine arts, foreign languages, humanities, social sciences and science.

DOAJ Athletic Training, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Information Systems, Physics

Search The Directory of Open Access Journals, scientific and scholarly journals.

Ebook Central (formerly ebrary) Multidisciplinary

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Find ebooks from more than 193 University Press publishers.

Elsevier ScienceDirect Business, Economics, Mathematics, Psychology, Public Relations, Sociology

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Encyclopedia Britannica Multidisciplinary

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ERIC (EBSCO) Education

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Films on Demand Multidisciplinary

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Franklin Archive, The History, Multidisciplinary, Multimedia Journalism

Search or browse digitized copies of the Franklin College newspaper, The Franklin.
Coverage ranges from October 1908 - March 2015.

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Gale Biography in Context Multidisciplinary

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Gale Cengage Health and Wellness Resource Center Exercise Science, Fitness

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Gale Cengage Military and Intelligence Database History, Political Science

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Gale Cengage Nursing and Allied Health Collection Athletic Training, Exercise Science, Fitness, Physical Education

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Gale Cengage Virtual Reference Library Multidisciplinary

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Gale Literature Criticism Online English, French, Spanish

Discover literary criticism and a range of modern and historical views on authors and their works across regions, eras, and genres.
Search 380 volumes of Contemporary Literary Criticism (1973-2015).
Search 163 volumes of Shakespearean Criticism (1984-2015).

Gale Science in Context Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Physics

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Hamilton Library Digital Collections Multidisciplinary

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HathiTrust Digital Library Multidisciplinary

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Health Source: Nursing and Academic Edition Athletic Training, Biology, Exercise Science, Fitness, Physical Education

Indexes 500 health periodicals, with full-text of  more than 200 titles.

Hoosier State Chronicles History, Multidisciplinary, Multimedia Journalism

Search a selection of archived Indiana newspapers dating from 1816-1974.

Hoover’s Company Profiles Business

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Image Quest Britannica Multidisciplinary

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Indiana Memory History

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Indianapolis Business Journal Business

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Indianapolis Star Multidisciplinary

Read issues of the Indianapolis Star, dating May 1991 – present.

Informe Academico Spanish

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International Bibliography of Theatre and Dance w/Full Text Theatre

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JSTOR English, Multidisciplinary, Sociology, Theatre

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LexisNexis Academic Business, Economics, History, Multimedia Journalism, Political Science

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Library of Congress American Studies, Art History, History, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Religious Studies

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Literary Reference Center Plus English

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LitFinder English, French, Spanish

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MasterFILE Premier Multidisciplinary

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McClatchy-Tribune Collection Multidisciplinary

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Medline w/Full Text Athletic Training, Biology, Exercise Science

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MLA International Bibliography English, French, Spanish

Explore articles and books in the areas of literature, languages, linguistics, and folklore.
Search over 4,000 international journals.

Naxos Music Library Music

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New York Times, Historical History, Multimedia Journalism

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Find articles ranging from 1851-three years ago.

Newspaper Source Plus Multidisciplinary

Search full-text for nearly 30 national (U.S.) and international newspapers.
Find full-text television & radio news transcripts and selected full-text for more than 200 regional (U.S.) newspapers. @Indiana State Library History, Multidisciplinary, Multimedia Journalism

Click the "Search additional Indiana newspapers in" link below the Hoosier State Chronicles logo on the right side of the page.

Search a selection of archived Indiana newspapers dating from 1860-1964 (special focus - Johnson County). Additionally, the Franklin Evening Star is available from 1912-1963.


Ovid Athletic Training, Exercise Science

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          American Journal of Sports Medicine
          Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy
          Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research
          Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise
          Strength and Conditioning Journal

Oxford Art Online Art History, Art Studio

Conduct art research through Oxford's art reference titles, such as Grove Art Online, Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art.

Oxford English Dictionary English, Multidisciplinary, Rhetoric

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Oxford Music Online Music

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Oxford Reference Online Multidisciplinary

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Oxford Scholarship Online Multidisciplinary

View more than 12,000 ebooks in 20 subject areas, covering the humanities, social sciences, sciences, medicine, and law.
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Points of View Reference Center Multidisciplinary

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Project Muse English, Multidisciplinary

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PsycArticles Psychology

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PsycINFO 1887-present Psychology

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Find journal articles, chapters, books, technical reports, and dissertations.

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PubChem Central Chemistry

Retrieve information on the biological activities of small molecules through the National Institute of Health's Molecular Libraries Roadmap Initiative.

PubMed Athletic Training, Biology, Exercise Science

Browse the indexes of about 3,000 clinical and research medical journals as far back as 1966.
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PubMed Central Athletic Training, Biology, Exercise Science

Search the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH) free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journals.

Regional Business News Business, Political Science

Find comprehensive full-text for regional U.S. business publications (including titles from Crain Communications) covering business, politics, and economics.

Rehabilitation Reference Center Athletic Training, Exercise Science

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Roger D. Branigin Collection History

Browse or search The Roger D. Branigin Collection, an indexed collection of the papers of Indiana's 42nd Governor.

Rosetta Stone (Level 1) French, Spanish

Start language learning with level 1 access through the Indiana State Library.
Choose from 30 languages.
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SAVI Economics, Sociology

Find statistics about the social, economic, and physical conditions of central Indiana.
Search data about Indiana's nonprofit and community organizations.

Science Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics

Find peer-reviewed articles, original research reports, news, editorials, letters, and book reviews on timely science-related topics.

Small Business Resource Center Accounting, Business, Economics

Browse the "Business Plans Handbook Series" of sample business plans by real-life entrepreneurs.

SocINDEX with Full Text Sociology

Search full-text for 289 "core" coverage journals dating back to 1895 and 75 "priority" coverage journals.
Find full-text for 547 books and 6,711 conference papers.

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SPORTDiscus with full text Athletic Training, Coaching, Exercise Science, Fitness, Physical Education

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Statista Mathematics, Multidisciplinary, Quantitative Methods, Sociology

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Statistical Abstracts, Earlier Editions Economics, Political Science

Find comprehensive summaries of statistics through 2012 on the social, political, and economic organization of the United States from the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and many other Federal agencies and private organizations.

Testing and Education Reference Center Education

Practice online for the GRE, MCAT, GMAT, PRAXIS and more.
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TOPICsearch Multidisciplinary

Retrieve full-text current events articles from diverse sources on social, political & economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics.

Undergraduate Research Collection

Explore campus scholarship and unique archival materials, dating back to May 2015.

US Department of Labor–Bureau of Labor Statistics Accounting, Business, Economics

Search this government website from the U.S. Department of Labor for data about consumer wages & spending, employment & unemployment, and business industries.

US Newsstream Multidisciplinary, Multimedia Journalism

Access 250 US titles, current and archived back to 1980.
Locate newspapers, wires, broadcast transcripts, blogs and news sites.
Find full-text articles from regional titles, including the Indianapolis Star, Courier-Journal (Louisville), Detroit Free Press, and the Tennessean.
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Wall Street Journal Accounting, Business, Economics, Sociology

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World Bank eAtlas of Global Development Economics, Education, Environmental Science, Political Science
Discover maps and graphs of developmental challenges facing the world today. Search from more than 175 thematically organized indicators for over 200 countries covering several decades.
WorldCat Multidisciplinary

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