Libraries of Fairmont State University and Pierpont Community & Technical College

 
           

Databases by Subject | General & Multidisciplinary

Academic Search Ultimate

  • Academic Search Ultimate offers students an unprecedented collection of peer-reviewed, full-text journals, including many journals indexed in leading citation indexes. The combination of academic journals, magazines, periodicals, reports, books and videos meets the needs of scholars in virtually every discipline ranging from astronomy, anthropology, biomedicine, engineering, health, law and literacy to mathematics, pharmacology, women’s studies, zoology and more.

    EBSCOhost

Academic Video Online: Premium

  • Alexander Street's most comprehensive multidisciplinary video collection.

    Alexander Street Press

American Periodicals

  • This database contains periodicals published between 1740 and 1940, including special interest and general magazines, literary and professional journals, children's and women's magazines and many other historically-significant periodicals.

    ProQuest

ArticleFirst

  • OCLC index of articles from the contents pages of journals

    FirstSearch

Book Review Digest Plus

  • Book Review Digest Plus is an essential library tool that brings together book reviews on a wide range of topics, from a variety of sources. Unlike reviews on book-sale sites and the open Internet, many of the reviews are serious, academic works. This invaluable resource for literary and biographical research is essential for readers’ advisory and collection development.

    EBSCOhost

C-SPAN Video Library

  • "Since September 1987, we have been preserving all our programming in its entirety for viewing, research, and education. This online archive now contains more than 230,000 hours of easily searchable public affairs video, freely available as a public service of C-SPAN's cable and satellite television affiliates."

Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers

  • Search America's historic newspapers pages from 1836-1922 or use the U.S. Newspaper Directory to find information about American newspapers published between 1690-present. Chronicling America is sponsored jointly by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Library of Congress.

CQ Researcher

  • Full text reports on "hot issues in the news" with statistics, chronologies, bibliographies, and more.

eBook Academic Collection

  • A large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter, and is a strong complement for any academic collection. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that users will have access to information relevant to their research needs.

    EBSCOhost

Films on Demand

  • Streaming video and multimedia for academic, vocational and life-skills content.

Getty Images

  • Some images on Getty's website are available for non-commercial use on websites, blogs, and social media platforms. The embed code provided by Getty includes a photographer credit and a link back to Getty. Please abide by Getty's Terms of Use. Click here for instructions and more information.

HathiTrust

  • Provides long-term preservation and access services for public domain and in copyright content from a variety of sources, including Google, the Internet Archive, Microsoft, and in-house partner institution initiatives. 

Hoopla

  • Digital media service that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone

JSTOR

  • Full text scholarly journal archive. Covers all subject areas.

MasterFILE Complete

  • Designed specifically for public libraries, this multidisciplinary database provides full text for more than 2,000 general reference publications with full text information dating as far back as 1922. Covering virtually every subject area of general interest, MasterFILE Complete also contains full text for more than 1,000 reference books and over 164,400 primary source documents, as well as an Image Collection of over 502,000 photos, maps & flags. This database is updated daily via EBSCOhost.

    EBSCOhost

NASA Image and Video Library

  • NASA Image and Video Library allows users to search, discover and download a treasure trove of more than 140,000 NASA images, videos and audio files from across the agency’s many missions in aeronautics, astrophysics, Earth science, human spaceflight, and more.

Nexis Uni

  • Nexis Uni features more than 15,000 news, business and legal sources, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790.

Project Muse

  • Full-text journal titles covering the fields of literature and criticism, history, the visual and performing arts, cultural studies, education, political science, gender studies, economics, and others.

ProQuest Ebook Central

  • E-book collection spanning all academic subject areas.  Use Ebook Central to find relevant ebooks and chapters; read online; search within the ebook; and highlight, take notes and bookmark pages in your online copy, stored on your bookshelf for you.

RBdigital

  • Popular current and archival content for streaming and download with permanent checkout.  

Springer eBook Collection (2014)

  • Springer's eBook collection includes book series, monographs, textbooks, and major reference works (for the copyright year 2014).
    (Content for the copyright year 2005 - click here)

    Springer

Times Digital Archive

  • First published in 1785, The Times of London is widely considered to be the world's 'newspaper of record'. The Times Digital Archive allows users to search over 200 years of this invaluable historical source.

    Gale

TOPICsearch

  • TOPICsearch contains full text for over 150,961 articles from 475 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, EBSCO's unparalleled collection of periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.

    EBSCOhost

WVDELI - WV Digital Entertainment Library Initiative

  • Download audiobooks, eBooks, music & video