Academic Search Complete is a comprehensive, multi-disciplinary database providing information for nearly every area of academic study. Includes an enormous collection of the most valuable peer-reviewed full text journals, as well as additional journals, magazines, newspapers and books.
Search encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, and books of quotations, as well as subject-specific titles covering all major subjects from art to medicine, psychology to history, and technology to literature. Includes bilingual and biographical dictionaries.
JSTOR offers full-text access to the full backfiles of subscribed journals. (CBU subscribes to Arts & Sciences collections I-IV and VII.) Offers indexed access to all articles in all backfile collections back to first data of publication. U.S. articles published before 1923 are freely available regardless of subscription. Current or recent articles typically not available. Date Coverage: Varies, up to most recent 2-5 years.
RefWorks is a bibliographic management program that allows users to create personal databases and use them for a variety of research activities. References can be quickly and easily imported into RefWorks from text files or online databases. Users can automatically insert references from their database into their papers, generating formatted bibliographies and manuscripts.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
LitFinder provides access to literary works and authors throughout history and includes more than 150,000 full-text poems and 800,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, and plays. The database also includes secondary materials like biographies, images, and more. Provided by TEL.
Nexis Uni™ (formerly LexisNexis Academic) features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis®—including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790 - with an intuitive interface that offers quick discovery across all content types, personalization features such as Alerts, and saved searches and a collaborative workspace with shared folders and annotated documents.