Databases

Academic One File NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Contains over 13,000 titles including peer-reviewed journal and reference sources.

Agriculture Collection NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Discover a comprehensive periodical collection supporting research in agriculture and related fields.

Art Museum Image Gallery*

Contains over 165,000 superior quality images with entries from 3000 B.C. to the present day, with art from the cultures of Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas, including Native American and Meso-American peoples.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxBritannica Online

Britannica Academic:  Includes Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools.
Britannica Escolar: Accurate and age-appropriate content in Spanish for native Spanish speakers, bilingual students and students learning Spanish.  Available at two levels—primary and secondary.
Britannica School:  A source for all grades (Pre-K-12) and all reading abilities.  Available at three levels–elementary, middle, and high.

Business Economics and TheoryNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

The Business Economics & Theory Collection offers instant access to full-text academic journals and magazines–with a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit bibliographic index. Powered by InfoTrac, it includes more than 1,800 titles. Content is useful for starting a business, marketing a product, developing policy, analyzing trends, constructing economic models, investing for the future, researching rates, and more.

Business Insights: Essentials NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Contains detailed company and industry news and information, including company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals.

Communications and Mass Media CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Powered by InfoTrac, the Communications & Mass Media Collection brings together information found in more than 400 journals. Nearly 3 million articles on all aspects of the communications field, including advertising, public relations, linguistics, and literature, meet the needs of researchers. Exclusive features, including Topic Finder, InterLink, and a mobile-optimized interface, support and enhance the search experience.

Computer Database NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Provides access to business and technical publications in the computer, electronics, and telecommunications industries.

Consumer Health Complete*

This resource provides content covering all key areas of health and wellness, from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.

Criminal Justice CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

The Criminal Justice Collection informs the research process for researchers who are studying law, law enforcement, or terrorism, training for paralegal service, preparing for a career in homeland security, delving into forensic science, investigating crime scenes, developing policy, going to court, writing sociological reports, and much more. The Criminal Justice Collection makes research easy by bringing together information from more than 250 journals. Exclusive features, including Topic Finder, InterLink, and a mobile-optimized interface, support and enhance the search experience.

Culinary Arts CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

The Culinary Arts Collection offers a smorgasbord of information–more than five million articles from more than 250 major cooking and nutrition magazines, as well as book reference content from Delmar such as About Wine, Introduction to Catering, Advanced Bread and Pastry, and Eat Fit Be Fit.

Diversity Studies CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

A must-have for social science, history and liberal arts coursework, the Diversity Studies Collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in the global community. This collection includes more than 2.7 million articles from 150 journals, updated daily.

Educators Reference CompleteNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Resource for educators and education students.  Provides access to periodicals covering pre-school to college and most educational specialties.  Includes full-text for many titles cited in ERIC.

Environmental Studies and Policy CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

The Environmental Studies & Policy Collection is a digital resource that answers inquiries about environmental concerns with coverage of more than 5.4 million articles from more than 300 journals and book reference content from Delmar, including Soil, Science, and Management; Introduction to Agronomy; Food, Crops, & Environment; Fundamental Soil Science; and more.

Expanded Academic ASAPNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Resource for academic research includes scholarly journals and selected general interest titles in a wide variety of subjects.

Fine Arts and Music Collection NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

The Fine Arts & Music Collection places 10.4 million articles at the fingertips of serious students of drama, music, art history, and filmmaking. More than 250 journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and the Répertoire International de Littérature Musicale (RILM) index are available in full text.

Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture Collection serves horticultural enthusiasts of all levels with more than 3.6 million articles from more than 100 journals, as well as more than 20 reference titles from Delmar, including Handbook of Flowers; Foliage and Creative Design; Computer Graphics for Landscape Architects; and more.

Gender Studies CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Gender Studies Collection provides balanced coverage of this significant aspect of culture and society. The database offers access to scholarly journals and magazines covering topics including gender studies, family and marital issues, and more.

General One File NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Provides periodical and news information with over 12,000 titles and 30 years of coverage.

General Reference Center GOLDNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

General-interest sources include magazines, children’s magazines, newspapers, almanacs, encyclopedias, dictionaries, reference books and more.

General Science CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

With the General Science Collection, researchers can remain current with the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, nanotechnology, geology, and hundreds of other areas. More than 350 full-text, non-embargoed journals are covered; updated daily, this collection includes more than 1.6 million articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry. Key subjects covered include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology.

Health Reference Center Academic NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Provides information on health-related topics including over 2,000 full text sources and hundreds of videos.

Home Improvement CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

The Home Improvement Collection puts the research of hobbyists and professionals alike on a solid foundation with more than 4.5 million articles from more than 200 home improvement-focused titles, covering topics including architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and others.

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Hospitality, Tourism, and Leisure Collection provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and trade publications that cover topics including the cultural and economic aspects of travel and tourism. The database offers current and relevant content that provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism industries. The curious traveler will also find a wealth of information, from contents on state parks and information on planning a vacation to full-text travel guides from Fodor’s.

Information Science and Library IssuesNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Library science students, information science and technology professionals, and others will value the Information Science & Library Issues Collection. It is updated daily with articles covering all aspects of managing and maintaining information and technology, including usability, cataloging, circulation, business information, and more.

Informe AcadémicoNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Spanish interface provides access to Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals both from and about Latin America.

Insurance and Liability CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Protection of assets–physical or intellectual–is a concern for those ranging from the individual property owner to multinational corporations. The Insurance & Liability Collection connects researchers to hundreds of thousands of updated articles from leading journals, including: Business Insurance, Claims, Employee Benefit News, National Underwriter Life & Health, Pensions & Investments, Risk Management, and more.

InfoTrac Newsstand NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world.

Kids InfoBits NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Gale’s exciting database designed especially for students in kindergarten through grade five. Complete with an engaging, developmentally appropriate graphic interface, premier reference content and the best magazines for elementary students

Literary Reference Center*

This full-text database provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.

Military and Intelligence Database NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Military and Intelligence Database Collection provides access to scholarly journals, magazines, and reports covering all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs. The database offers content in key subject areas including governmental policies, the socioeconomic effects of war, the structure of the armed forces, and more.

New York State Newspapers NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

A full-text newspaper database that includes various NYS newspapers.

Newsstand NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

This innovative full-text newspaper resource allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, author, newspaper section, or other fields. InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 2,300 major U.S. regional, national, and local newspapers, as well as leading titles from around the world. It also includes thousands of images, radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts. Exclusive features, including Topic Finder, InterLink, and a mobile-optimized interface, support and enhance the search experience

Nursing and Allied Health CollectionNOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

With a strong emphasis on full text titles cited in CINAHL and over 10 million articles, this collection’s current and authoritative content will help nursing professionals already working in the field, as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum. Nursing & Allied Health Collection comes to the rescue of nursing students, physician’s assistant students, and researchers in allied health fields who are looking for answers related to the specialized care, treatment, and management of all sorts of patients.

Nursing & Allied Health Collection features an intuitive interface, providing multiple pathways to key information. Featuring the latest technologies like highlighting, note-taking, and document translation into over 20 languages, all available on the PowerSearch® platform, this essential resource is versatile and easy to use. The search interface also includes an enhanced ‘Did you Mean?’ suggestion and Search Assist type-ahead feature to aid researchers in finding the correct information.

OCLC FirstSearch*

FirstSearch is an online reference search tool that delivers quality content from WorldCat and dozens of quality, respected databases of bibliographic and full-text content.

Opposing ViewPoints in Context NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues. Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxPhysical Therapy and Sports Medicine Collection

Physical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection provides access to academic journals and magazines covering the fields of physical therapy, physical fitness, and sports medicine. The database offers a wide spectrum of information, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research, and more.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxPop Culture Collection

Pop Culture Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture. The database offers useful information for researchers in social science, history, art or liberal arts courses.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxPopular Magazines

on actual publication searches performed by library patrons and the database includes many titles recommended by Bowker’s “Magazines for Libraries.”

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxPsychology Collection

Provide access to authoritative periodical content supporting research in all fields of psychology— abnormal, biological, cognitive, comparative, developmental, personality, quantitative, social and all areas of applied psychology. Researchers, psychologists, counselors, and behavioral scientists will discover relevant information from the thoughts, views, discoveries, and reports found in this comprehensive collection.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxReligion and Philosophy Collection

Religion & Philosophy Collection features a selection of more than 200 magazines and academic journals–everything from Anglican Journal to Zygon–covering religion and the related areas of philosophy and anthropology. Researchers can use this database not only to study theological approaches to social issues, but also to learn about the impact that religion has had on culture throughout history, including literature, arts, and language. Coverage, which includes more than 1.1 million articles updated daily, begins as early as 1980 for indexing and 1983 for periodical full text.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxResearch in Context

Contains magazines, newspapers, primary sources and videos for students in grades 6 to 8.

Teacher Reference Center*

Provides indexing and abstracts for more than 200 peer-reviewed journals that cover a variety of topics of interest to teachers

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxSmall Business Collection

Ideal for business schools and entrepreneurs, Small Business Collection is updated daily and provides insights, tips, strategies, and success stories. Users find more than 500 subject-appropriate, active, full-text periodicals, including: Beverage Industry, Black Enterprise, Economist, Entrepreneurship: Theory and Practice, HR Magazine, Real Estate Weekly, Restaurant Business, Tea & Coffee Trade Journal, And more.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxU.S. History Collection

Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. Updated daily, thie library resource offers balanced coverage of events in U.S. history and scholarly work being established in the field.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxVocations and Careers Collection

Vocations and Careers Collection provides access to journals and magazines that aid users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. The database offers hundreds of current and applicable periodicals, from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxWar and Terrorism Collection

Researchers accessing the more than 1.7 million articles in the War and Terrorism Collection will gain valuable insight into conflicts and their causes, impact, and perception on a global scale. This definitive collection for analysts, risk management professionals, and students of military science, history, and social science is comprised of more than 200 subject-appropriate, full-text periodicals that are updated daily.

NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16pxWorld History Collection

World History Collection provides access to scholarly journals and magazines useful to both novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. The database offers balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field.

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* Access provided through NY State Library regional funding