Databases Beginning with 'F'


FirstSearch Databases

Gateway to FirstSearch databases, providing coverage of much of the journal literature for academic disciplines - includes ArticleFirst (OCLC index of articles from the contents pages of journals), ClasePeriodica (index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities), Ebooks (OCLC catalog of online electronic books available through libraries worldwide), ECO (OCLC collection of scholarly journals), ERIC (Journal articles and reports in education), GPO (U.S. government publications), MEDLINE (all areas of medicine, including dentistry and nursing), OAISter (union catalog of digital resources), PapersFirst (OCLC index of papers presented at conferences worldwide), Proceedings (OCLC index of worldwide conference proceedings), WorldCat (OCLC catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide), WorldCatDissertations (database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat).

Resource Types: Database Gateway

Subjects: General and Multidisciplinary


Freegal (Library Ideas) - Audio

Freegal offers access to about 7 million songs, including Sony Music's catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 10,000 labels with music that originates in over 60 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. To download songs you must be a registered RFK Library patron - call the Library at 462-6160 for more information.

Resource Types: Video and Music

Subjects: Music, Dance, Drama, and Film


Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

Resource Types: Reference

Subjects: Reference