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A to Z Maps - maps of all kinds: modern outline, political, thematic, topographic, scientific and animated maps, as well as tens of thousands of antique maps of the world, individual countries, U.S. states, and U.S. towns and cities, in an array of digital formats unavailable anywhere else.
ABI/INFORM Dateline Academic Search Premier
ABI/INFORM Trade & Industry
Academic Search Premier - This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
ACLS Humanities E-Book
ACS Web Editions (American Chemical Society)
Access World News - Newsbank Research Collection - current and archived news content from almost 4,000 sources. Online access to local, in-state, national and international news sources including newspapers, broadcast transcripts, newswires, news blogs, web-only content and video. It also provides real-time digital image editions of The New York Times. This product is provided as a beta-test.
Agricola - The National Agricultural Library web site is unavailable during the US Government shutdown. Please use the EbscoHost platform link here.
Applied Science & Technology Full Text (choose Wilson OmniFile Full Text, Mega Ed.)
Art Full Text - Now via EbscoHost databases
Biological and Agricultural Index Plus
BioMed Central (Open access journals - registration required)
Buckmasters Annual Stockholders Reports
Business Abstracts with Full Text (Now via EbscoHost databases)
Business Source Premier - This database provides full text for more than 2,300 journals, including full text for more than 1,100 peer-reviewed titles, full text back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998.
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Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities - Business Directories: Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management, Marketing
Catalog of Government Publications
Checkpoint RIA Tax Site ****This link is for on campus access onlyCheckpoint RIA Tax Site This link is by password. Registration shown below must be completed to use this access method. *Students using this database from off campus must register to receive password access. Registration must be completed on campus.
Chicago Manual of Style Online - The online version of the 16th edition of the manual provides recommendations on editorial style and publishing practices in the digital age. Access also includes the Chicago Style Q&A, the 15th edition of the manual, and tools such as sample correspondence, proofreaders' marks and a quick guide to citation.
Communication & Mass Media Complete
CQ Weekly /Tutorial
Criminal Justice Abstracts
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E-book Collection from Ebscohost- formerly known as NetLibrary
Ebook Library (EBL)
- Offering FHSU patrons access to 50,000 e-book titles. Read the books
online and take notes, create citations, copy and print portions of the
books, and much more. Prefer to read a book offline? You can download
entire books to your chosen device. You can also find links for EBL
books in the Forsyth Library Catalog. Your TigerTracks username and password are required.
Ebscohost Databases - see a complete menu of Ebscohost databases available to FHSU users
Education Full Text (Now via EbscoHost databases)
ERIC (via Ebscohost)
ERIC - This link to ERIC is unavailable during the US Government shutdown. Please use this EbscoHost link to ERIC.
FASB Accounting Standards Codification (Password protected - Ask at Reference Desk))
Faulkner's Advisory for IT Studies
Films on Demand Master Academic Collection - are you ready for this - streaming video for over 12,000 full length films and over 175,000 clips available 24/7 in class, in the library, or off-campus. Films on Demand is iPad, Android, PC and Mac friendly. New titles are added monthly and subject coverage includes Business and Economics, Science and Mathematics, Humanities and Social Sciences, Health and Medicine, and Archival Films and Newsreels.
Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia
Gale Virtual Reference Library - To see a list of available titles click on "list of sources"
General Science Full Text - Now an EbscoHost databases
Global Road Warrior - a comprehensive cultural, business, and travel database. Learn about the traditions, habits, and social norms of people around the globe. From cultural stereotypes and superstitions, to social and business etiquette, to women's role in society - everything from dating rituals, holidays and festivals, to classic recipes for each country, and visa and passport information.
Grove Art (aka Oxford Art Online)
Grove Music (aka Oxford Music Online)
Health & Life Sciences (Science Direct)- For best full-text results go to search screen and select "subscribed sources" from drop-down "source" menu
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Hospitality and Tourism Complete - Scholarly research and industry news relating to all areas of
hospitality and tourism. This collection contains more than 828,000
records, with coverage dating as far back as 1965. There is full text
for more than 480 publications, including periodicals, company &
country reports, and books. Subject areas covered include the culinary arts, demographics &
statistics, development & investment, food & beverage
management, hospitality law, hotel management & administrative
practices, leisure & business travel, market trends, technology and
Humanities Full Text - Now via EbscoHost databases
Issues and Controversies (Facts on File)
Kinesiology Publications (now known as Oregon PDF in Health & Performance) This database contains nearly 11,000 dissertations/theses in Health, Health Education, Athletics,Physiology, Exercise Epidemiology, Sports Psychology, and Recreation and Leisure.
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Literature Criticism Online - LCO is a curated compilation of literary commentary. Cross-search seven (7) titles previously available only on Forsyth Library's Reference Collection shelves: Nineteenth Century Literature Criticism, Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism, Contemporary Literary Criticism, Poetry Criticism, Short Story Criticism, Children's Literature Review and Something About the Author. These resources provide scholarly and popular commentary from broadsheets, pamphlets, encyclopedias, books and periodicals, and represent a broad range of modern and historical views on authors and their works, across regions, eras and genres.
Mental Measurements Yearbook
MLA Directory of Periodicals
MLA International Bibliography
National Criminal Justice Reference Service Abstracts
National Library of Medicine Specialized Information Services
Naxos - listen to classical music online
NetLibrary -now know as E-book Collection through Ebscohost
New York Times Digital Microfilm - Digitally archived news content from the NYT beginning in 2008 - no need to thread the film in the machine!
Omnifile Full Text - Now an EbscoHost databases
Oregon PDF in Health & Performance (formerly known as Kinesiology Publications) This database contains nearly 11,000 dissertations/theses in Health, Health Education, Athletics,Physiology, Exercise Epidemiology, Sports Psychology, and Recreation and Leisure.
Oxford Art Online (aka Grove Art)
Oxford Music Online (aka Grove Music)
Oxford Reference Online
Physical Education Index
PILOTS - Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress - sponsored by the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
PROLA (American Physical Society's Physical Review Online Archive)
ProQuest Databases - Search any of the ProQuest databases available at Forsyth Library.
ProQuest Digital Microfilm - Digitally archived newspaper content beginning in 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and the New York Times.
Proquest Nursing Database
Readers Guide Full Text
*TRIAL ACCESS -
an online research management, writing and collaboration tool. Refworks
helps you easily gather, manage, store and share all types of
information, and generate citations and bibliographies. Many databases provide a direct
export link from their site. This is an easy way for you to begin
creating your personal database of research resources. To create your
own personal account, go to the site, select Sign Up for a New Account, enter the appropriate information, and click on Create Account. Watch tutorials for information and guidance on using RefWorks here. This resource is offered as a trial through December 15, 2013. Access is restricted to authorized FHSU users. Please send comments, feedback and questions to Jennifer Sauer, Electronic Resources Management Librarian.
Science Direct (Health & Life Sciences collections)
Sheet Music Collection: Mississippi State University *
Social Services Abstracts
Social Sciences Full Text Now an EbscoHost databases
Social Work Abstracts - This resource is limited to one(1) user at a time. If you are not actively searching in the database please close it so others may access the content. Thank you.
Sociological Abstracts Tutorial
Something About the Author - Consisting of more than 225 volumes, 19,000 entries, and nearly 17,000 images, this resource examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators of books for children and young adults. But if you need more than just biographical information you can cross-search this resource with Literature Criticism Online and obtain additional information about the author's works, era, genres, criticism and analysis.
Wall Street Journal - via Proquest
Wall Street Journal Digital Microfilm - Digitally archived news content from the WSJ beginning in 2008 - no need to thread the film in the machine!
Web of Knowledge - Forsyth Library has expanded its coverage in Web of Knowledge! Now, in addition to Science Citation Index and Social Sciences Citation Index, we provide you with access to Arts & Humanities Citation Index, and the full Web of Knowledge platform. Search Conference Proceedings, Book Citation Index, Current Chemical Reactions, Index Chemicus, BIOSIS Citation Index, Zoological Record, Data Citation Index and much more. Many of the resources include backfiles dating to 1981, with some resources delivering results from as far back as 1864.
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