Databases

Academic One File NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

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

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.

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.

eLibrary Elementary NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

An easy-to-use general reference database designed specifically to engage and guide younger students.

Gannett Newstand NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Exclusive access to 85 full-text newspapers from the world-leading news and information provider, Gannett.

General One File NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

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

Grolier Online NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Includes two learning environments (Grolier Online Kids and Grolier Online Passport) and three curriculum-aligned databases: New Book of Knowledge, Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia and Encyclopedia Americana.

Health Reference Center Academic NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

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

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.

JobNow**

Provides live interactive online help combined with online resources to guide you through the necessary tasks to get a job.

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.

National Newspaper Index NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

Gives quick access to indexed articles from America’s top five newspapers: the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, the Christian Science Monitor, the Washington Post, and the Los Angeles Times.

New York State Newspapers NOVELlogo_SmWebRGB_72px16px

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

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.

OmniFile Full Text Select*

Full text articles from nearly 3,000 publications.

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.

 

 A NOVEL database provided by the New York State Library. NOVELny connects New Yorkers to 21st century information.

* Access provided through NY State Library regional funding
** Access provided by the Steele Memorial Library through Central Book Aid funding

 

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