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  • Berg Fashion Library:
    Now called Bloomsbury Fashion Central
  • BHA and RILA:
    Materials on western art published between 1975-2007. Citation only; Open access; ( + )
  • Biography Index (Steely Reference):
    Index to biographical materials in books and magazines, 1946-1984. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Biography Reference Bank:
    An extensive biography database. Full text included; ( + )
  • Biological Abstracts:
    The definitive biology and biomedical database. Coverage starts in 1969. Citation only; ( + )
  • Bloomsbury Fashion Central:
    Coverage of world fashion from 1500 BCE to present. Full text included; Ebook collection; Visual materials; ( + )
  • Book Review Digest (Steely Reference):
    Access to citations for book reviews, 1905-1982. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Book Review Digest Plus:
    Book reviews from periodicals. Full text included; ( + )
  • Book Review Index (Steely Reference):
    Access to citations for book reviews, 1965-2009. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Books in Print:
    Canceled June 2017
  • Britannica Academic Edition:
    The Encyclopedia Britannica, country data, US history, and more. Full text included; KYVL subscription; Primary sources; ( + )
  • Britannica Digital Library:
    Now called Britannica Academic Edition
  • Business Periodicals Index (Steely Reference):
    Citations for articles in business literature, 1958-1986. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Business Searching Interface (Business Source Premier):
    National and international company and industry profiles. Full text included; ( + )
  • Business Source Premier:
    A comprehensive business database. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )

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  • IMDb:
    Information about films, TV programs, and actors. Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Index Islamicus:
    Citations to literature on Islam, the Middle East and the Muslim world. Citation only; ( + )
  • Index to Journals in Communication Studies:
    Indexes journals in communication, journalism and mass media. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Index to the Times (London) (Steely Reference):
    A citation index to The Times (London), 1790-1980. Citation only; Newspapers; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Industry and Occupation:
    Census data on business and the labor force. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • International Index to Music Periodicals:
    For comprehensive music research, classical to popular. Full text included; ( + )
  • International Music Score Library Project:
    Access to classical music scores and recordings. Full text included; Audio materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Internet Archive:
    Books, movies, software, music and archived web sites. Full text included; Ebook collection; Audio materials; Visual materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Internet Broadway Database:
    A comprehensive database of Broadway productions. Open access; ( + )
  • Internet Movie Database:
    A comprehensive database of films and actors. Open access; ( + )
  • Issues and Controversies:
    Pro and con positions on debate-worthy issues. Full text included; ( + )
  • Iter Bibliography:
    Secondary source materials on the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Citation only; ( + )
  • Iter (free resources):
    Free resources pertaining to the Middle Ages and Renaissance. Citation only; Open access; ( + )

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  • Kentucky Digital Library:
    Documents from Kentucky archives on KY history and culture. Full text included; Newspapers; Visual materials; KYVL subscription; Open access; Primary sources; ( + )
  • Kentucky Encyclopedia:
    Includes people, places, and events (1993 edition). Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Key Business Ratios:
    Compares public and private companies to industry benchmarks. Full text included; ( + )

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  • National Center for Charitable Statistics:
    Statistics on nonprofit organizations and activities. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • National Criminal Justice Reference Service:
    Criminal justice and substance abuse resources. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • National Library of Medicine:
    Health information from National Library of Medicine. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • National Trade Data Bank (Steely Reference):
    CD-ROM index to US commerce statistics, 1990-2000. Citation only; US Government materials; In Steely only; ( + )
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    Listen to classical, jazz, and more. Includes biographies and notes. Audio materials; ( + )
  • New York Times, Historical Newspapers:
    Full coverage of the New York Times from its first issue in 1851. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • New York Times Index (Steely Reference):
    Index to all NYT articles published between 1851-2006. Citation only; Print index; Newspapers; In Steely only; ( + )
  • NewsBank:
    Now called Access World News
  • Newsdex PLCH:
    Index to Cincinnati newspapers, including the Post and Enquirer. Citation only; Newspapers; Open access; ( + )
  • Newspaper Archive:
    Historical newspapers from 23 countries, 1607 -. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • Newspaper Source:
    National and international news, radio and TV transcripts. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • Newswires:
    No longer available, July 2018
  • NKU's Digital Repository:
    Scholarship and materials created and digitized at NKU. Full text included; NKU specific materials; Open access; Primary sources; ( + )
  • NLM Gateway:
    Now called National Library of Medicine
  • NoveList:
    Reading recommendations for adult and youth fiction. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )

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  • OAPEN Library:
    A collection of international ebooks. Full text included; Ebook collection; Open access; ( + )
  • Open Dissertations:
    American dissertations. Limited full text. Full text included; Ebook collection; ( + )
  • Open Dissertations (free):
    Open access to American dissertations. Limited full text. Full text included; Ebook collection; Open access; ( + )
  • Open Science Framework:
    A tool to store and share data, files, and protocols. Open access; ( + )
  • Opposing Viewpoints in Context:
    Pro/con arguments on current social and political debate topics. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; Audio materials; ( + )
  • OSTI.gov:
    Science, technology, and engineering research (limited full-text). Citation only; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Oxford English Dictionary:
    The definitive English dictionary. Includes etymologies and historical usage. Full text included; ( + )
  • :
    A collection of music encyclopedias and dictionaries. Full text included; ( + )

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  • PAIS International (Steely Reference):
    Index for public policy, social policy, and social sciences, 1960-1972. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Patent and Trademark Office:
    Access to the US patent and trademark databases. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
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    A comprehensive philosophy database (limited full-text). Citation only; ( + )
  • PILOTS: Published International Literature on Traumatic Stress:
    Now called PTSDpubs
  • PLOS (Public Library of Science) :
    Peer-reviewed science journals. Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Poole's Index to Periodical Literature (Steely Reference):
    Index to British and American periodicals, 1802-1906. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Primary Search:
    General research for elementary school children. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • Project Gutenberg:
    Over 48,000 free, downloadable e-books. Full text included; Ebook collection; Open access; ( + )
  • Project MUSE:
    Over 600 full-text scholarly humanities journals. Full text included; ( + )
  • psycARTICLES:
    Scholarly articles from 100+ APA psychology journals. Full text included; ( + )
  • Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection:
    For comprehensive research in psychology and behavioral sciences. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • psycINFO:
    Extensive index for psychology, behavioral and social sciences. Citation only; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • PTSDpubs:
    Research PTSD and mental-health effects of traumatic events. Citation only; ( + )
  • PubMed:
    MEDLINE, life science journals, and books (linked full-text). Citation only; ( + )
  • PubMed (free):
    MEDLINE, life science journals, and books. Citation only; Open access; ( + )

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  • Readers' Guide to Periodical Literature (Steely Reference):
    Index to American and Canadian periodicals, 1900-1986. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • RefWorks:
    Canceled June 2016
  • Regional Business News:
    US and Canadian business news. Full text included; Newspapers; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • Research Insight:
    Canceled August 2018
  • RIA Checkpoint:
    Now called Checkpoint
  • RIdIM:
    Index of visual sources of music, dance, theatre and opera. Citation only; Visual materials; Open access; ( + )
  • RISM:
    Documentation of musical sources worldwide. Citation only; Open access; ( + )
  • RMA University / eStatement Studies:
    Canceled August 2018

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  • Ulrich's Periodicals Directory:
    Now called Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory
  • Ulrichsweb Global Serials Directory:
    Bibliographic data on serial publications. Citation only; ( + )
  • UN Data:
    Datasets for UN member countries. Open access; ( + )
  • Urban Studies Abstracts (Steely Reference):
    Covers planning, environment, transportation, society, etc. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • US Midwest Newsstream:
    Local news from IL, IN, KY, MI, OH, and WI back to 1986. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • USA.gov:
    Search all (federal, state, local) government web sites in the US. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )

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  • Value Line:
    Canceled June 2017
  • ViVa Women's History:
    A bibliography of women's and gender history. Citation only; Open access; ( + )

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  • Wall Street Journal:
    Newspaper with emphasis on business and economics. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • Wall Street Journal Index (Steely Reference):
    Index to the Wall Street Journal newspaper, 1960-1999. Citation only; Print index; Newspapers; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Washington Post Index (Steely Reference):
    Index to the Washington Post newspaper 1973-1999. Citation only; Print index; Newspapers; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Women's Studies Abstracts (Steely Reference):
    Access to Women's Studies journal articles, 1977 - . Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • World Heritage Sites, Africa:
    Primary documents on African freedom movements, art, and history. Full text included; Visual materials; ( + )
  • World News Digest:
    Major political, social, and economic events since 1940. Full text included; ( + )
  • WorldCat:
    Search libraries worldwide, view holdings, and request items. Citation only; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • WorldCat.org:
    Search libraries worldwide and view holdings. Citation only; Open access; ( + )

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  • Zotero:
    Collect, organize, cite, and share research sources. Open access; ( + )

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