Databases About 'General and Multidisciplinary'


Academic OneFile (Gale) - Full Text

Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from leading journals and reference sources. Covers the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Academic Search Elite (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Multidisciplinary with full text for more than 2,100 journals, including over 1,700 peer-reviewed titles covering virtually every area of academic study with backfiles as far back as 1985.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Biography in Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information on the world's most influential people. Authoritative reference content (including Lives & Perspectives) merged with periodicals and multimedia organized into a user-friendly portal experience while also allowing users to search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places, or gender as well as keyword and full text.

Resource Types: Reference


Books in Print Professional (with reviews) (Bowker) - Full Text

In-print, out-of-print, and forthcoming book, audio, & video titles featuring full-text previews and reviews of titles - reviews are from CHOICE, Library Journal, School Library Journal, Research & Reference Book News, University Press Book News, Publishers Weekly, Kirkus, Booklist, Quill & Quire, Horn Book Guide, Horn Book Magazine, and more. Includes cover images, author biographies, annotations, etc.

Resource Types: Books; Reference


Britannica Online Academic Edition (Britannica) - Full Text

Encyclopedia Britannica plus Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus, magazines and periodicals, and many other research tools providing comprehensive, relevant materials for thorough research for college-level learners, researchers and faculty.

Resource Types: Reference


CQ Researcher (CQ Press) - Full Text

Full text, comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues in the news with in-depth coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, technology and the economy with statistics, chronologies, bibliographies, and more.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Reference


Credo Reference (Credo) - Full Text

Provides over 3.4 million full text entries in 631 reference books with image search and concept mapping - covers encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographies, quotations, crossword solver and measurement conversions.

Resource Types: Reference


eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Access to RFK library's collection of over 40,000 electronic books on EBSCOhost (formerly NetLibrary eBooks).

Resource Types: Books; Reference


EBSCOhost Databases (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Gateway to all Robert F. Kidd Library's EBSCOhost databases - cross-searchable, providing coverage for journal articles and other information in academic disciplines. Databases included are described on the database selection page.

Resource Types: Database Gateway


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


Gale Databases (Gale) - Full Text

RFK Library databases offered through the Gale Group gateway - Academic OneFile, Biography in Context, General OneFile, Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module, Literature Resource Center, LitFinder, Modern Language Association International Bibliography, Opposing Viewpoints in Context, and Student Resources in Context.

Resource Types: Database Gateway


Gale PowerSearch (Gale) - Full Text

Provides researchers access to almost all the Gale content in the Robert F. Kidd Library Gale databases through one, single search query.

Resource Types: Database Gateway


General OneFile (Gale) - Full Text

News and periodical articles covering business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social sciences, sports, technology, and many general interest topics. Millions of full-text articles, many with images.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; News and Newspapers


Google Scholar Advanced Scholar Search (Google) - Full Text

Search for court cases, journals, and books. Fees apply for some items but court cases are free. Books may frequently be obtained via interlibrary loan; see a librarian for details.

Resource Types: Database Gateway


GPO (FirstSearch) - Full Text

U.S. government publications (can generally connect to a publication through URL link in record).

Resource Types: Database Gateway; Reference


JSTOR (Jstor) - Full Text

GSC's four JSTOR collections provide access to 471 full text journals. Our JSTOR collections are: Arts and Sciences II; Arts and Sciences III; Ecology & Botany; and Language & Literature. These collections cover a large number disciplines.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


LearningExpressLibrary (WV Library Commission) - Full Text

Practice Tests/Tutorial Courses/Writing Improvement. Provided courtesy of the West Virginia Library Commission's WV Info Depot. Offers study guides, e-books, and practice tests for major standardized exams like the GRE, Praxis, ASVAB and many others.

Resource Types: Test Preparation


MasterFILE Premier (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Multidisciplinary with full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals with full-text information dating as far back as 1975. Also includes nearly 500 full text reference books, over 164,400 primary source documents and an Image collection of over 592,000 photos, maps and flags.

Resource Types: Reference


Newspaper Archives (WV Library Commission) - Full Text

Provided courtesy of the West Virginia Library Commission's WV Info Depot. Contains tens of millions of searchable newspaper pages dating as far back as 1607.

Resource Types: News and Newspapers


Newspaper Source (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Cover-to-cover full text for more than 40 U.S. and international newspapers, selective full text for 389 regional (U.S.) newspapers, and full text television and radio news transcripts.

Resource Types: News and Newspapers


OmniFile Full Text Select (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text material from approximately 2,700 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed covering many disciplines.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Opposing Viewpoints in Context (Gale) - Full Text

Contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues featuring continuously updated viewpoint articles, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles; Reference


Points of View Reference Center (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Provides information that presents multiple sides of 343 controversial topics. Also offers guides to debate, developing arguments and writing position papers.

Resource Types: Reference


Primary Search (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Multidisciplinary juvenile database with more than 70 popular full text magazines for elementary school research. Full text articles are assigned reading level indicators (Lexiles).

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


Readers' Guide Full Text Select (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Full text for more than 250 titles with indexing/abstracting for an even broader selection of the most-wanted popular periodicals providing comprehensive current events coverage and curriculum support in areas of art, business, education, entertainment, health & medicine, history, politics, religion, sports & fitness, travel and much more.


TEAS - Test Prep Review (TestPrepReview.com) - Full Text

Provides free unofficial review materials for a variety of exams through Test Prep Review and TEAS (Test of Essential Academic Skills).

Resource Types: Test Preparation


TOPICsearch (EBSCOhost) - Full Text

Contains full text from diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information. Covers social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms.

Resource Types: Journal and Magazine Articles


WV Info Depot (WV Library Commission) - Full Text

Databases available from the West Virginia Library Commission including Learning Express Library and Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia. Call 304-462-4109 or ext. 6160 for log on information.

Resource Types: Database Gateway


WVDeli (Overdrive) - Full Text

West Virginia Digital Entertainment Library Initiative. Checkout and download audiobooks, eBooks, music and video from a rapidly growing library collection of digital materials. Sign in by selecting Glenville State College from the library drop down list and using your ten digit college ID number. Call 304-462-4109 if you need help (you must be a registered RFK Library patron).

Resource Types: Books; Reference; Video and Music