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  • ABI/INFORM Global:
    A comprehensive business database. Full text included; ( + )
  • Academic Search Complete:
    An all-inclusive scholarly and multidisciplinary database. Recommended for general topics; Full text included; KYVL; ( + )
  • Access NewspaperArchive:
    Now called NewspaperARCHIVE
  • Access World News:
    Worldwide newspapers and news transcripts, 1978-present. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • Accessible Archives:
    Documents related to the Civil War, abolition, and women's suffrage. Full text included; Newspapers; Primary sources; ( + )
  • Accounting & Tax Index (Steely Reference):
    Citations to accounting articles, 1997-2009. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • ACLS Humanities E-Book:
    Over 4000 scholarly books in the humanities. Full text included; Ebook collection; ( + )
  • ACM Digital Library:
    A comprehensive database for computer technology. Full text included; ( + )
  • ACS Publications:
    Journals of the American Chemical Society back to 1896. Full text included; ( + )
  • AGRICOLA:
    The definitive resource for agricultural research (limited full-text). Citation only; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • AGRICOLA (NAL Catalog):
    The definitive resource for agricultural research (limited full-text). Citation only; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • AHFS Consumer Medication Information:
    The standard for patient drug information. Citation only; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • All Music Guide:
    Information about albums and musicians. Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Alt-PressWatch:
    Articles in the independent, alternative, and grassroots press.  Full text included; Newspapers; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • Aluka:
    Primary documents on African freedom movements, art, and history. Full text included; Visual materials; ( + )
  • America: History and Life:
    The definitive research tool for American and Canadian history. Full text included; ( + )
  • American Chemical Society Electronic Journals:
    Now called ACS Publications
  • American Doctoral Dissertations:
    American dissertations. Limited full text. Full text included; Ebook collection; ( + )
  • American Doctoral Dissertations (free):
    Open access to American dissertations. Limited full text. Full text included; Ebook collection; Open access; ( + )
  • American FactFinder:
    Census data about the US, Puerto Rico, and the Island Areas. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • American History in Video:
    US history in documentary films and newsreels from 1890-present. Audio materials; Visual materials; ( + )
  • American Statistics Index:
    Statistical data from the US government. Citation only; Print index; US Government materials; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Anthropological Index Online:
    Citations for journal literature in all areas of anthropology. Citation only; Open access; ( + )
  • Anthropological Literature (Steely Reference):
    Citations to articles in anthropology, 1989-2008. Citation only; Print index; In Steely only; ( + )
  • Anthropology Plus:
    For comprehensive research in anthropology (limited full text). Citation only; ( + )
  • AP NewsMonitor Collection:
    Now called Newswires
  • Applied Science and Technology:
    Science research for practical applications, technology, and inventions. Full text included; ( + )
  • arXiv.org:
    Archive of research articles in the sciences and math. Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Art Images for College Teaching:
    Over 2000 royalty-free images. Visual materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Art Index:
    Essential for art history research (limited full text). Citation only; Visual materials; ( + )
  • ArtStor:
    Canceled September 2016
  • Astrophysics Data System:
    Access to articles in astronomy and physics (limited full text). Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Atomic Learning:
    Now called Hoonuit
  • Audiobook Collection:
    Fiction and non-fiction audio books. Full text included; Ebook collection; Audio materials; ( + )

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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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  • CALI: The Center for Computer-Assisted Legal Instruction:
    Legal lessons and ebooks. Full text included; Ebook collection; ( + )
  • Career and Technical Education:
    Research careers and find vocational information. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • Catalog of US Government Publications:
    Official finding tool for current and historical federal publications. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Censtats:
    Census statistics prior to the 2010 census. US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Census Bureau :
    Official gateway to the data compiled by the US Census. US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Checkpoint:
    For tax and accounting research. Is this your first login? Full text included; ( + )
  • Chicago Manual of Style:
    15th (2003) & 16th (2010) editions with a user forum and help. Full text included; ( + )
  • Children's Literature Comprehensive Database:
    Canceled June 2017
  • Choice Reviews:
    Reviews of recommended books and media. Full text included; ( + )
  • Chronicle of Higher Education:
    News about academic affairs and jobs for university professionals. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • Chronicling America: Historic American Newspapers:
    View millions of pages from historic US newspapers. Full text included; Newspapers; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • CIA World Factbook:
    Information on 267 countries. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • CINAHL:
    The definitive database for nursing and allied health professions. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • Cincinnati Enquirer:
    Full coverage of the Cincinnati Enquirer, 1999-present. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • CIS Index (Steely Reference):
    Indexes publications of Congress, (except Congressional Record). Citation only; Print index; US Government materials; In Steely only; ( + )
  • CiteSeerX:
    Scientific literature on computer and information science. Full text included; Open access; ( + )
  • Civil War Era:
    Search newspapers and pamphlets, 1840-1865. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • Cochrane Library:
    The definitive source for evidence-based decision-making in healthcare. Full text included; ( + )
  • CollegeSource Online:
    A comprehensive collection of college course catalogs. Full text included; ( + )
  • Commerce Data Hub:
    Access US Department of Commerce data. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Communication and Mass Media Complete:
    Essential for research in communication and popular culture. Full text included; ( + )
  • Compustat:
    Now called Research Insight
  • Congressional Publications:
    Access to all publications of the US Congress (limited full-text). Citation only; US Government materials; ( + )
  • Consumer Health Complete:
    Comprehensive source of health-related topics for patients. Full text included; KYVL subscription; ( + )
  • Copyright - United States Copyright Office:
    Now called Copyright.gov
  • Copyright.gov:
    Search copyrights registered since 1978. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • Courier-Journal:
    Full coverage of Louisville, KY's main newspaper, 1999-present. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • CQ Researcher:
    In-depth coverage of current political and social issues in the news. Full text included; ( + )
  • CQ Weekly:
    Canceled July 2017
  • Credo Reference:
    Canceled July 2018
  • Criminal Justice Abstracts:
    Indexes journals in Criminal Justice and Criminology. Full text included; ( + )
  • Crossref:
    Find DOIs for citing, linking, and accessing research. Open access; ( + )

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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; ( + )
  • :
    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 Source:
    National and international news, radio and TV transcripts. Full text included; Newspapers; ( + )
  • Newspaper Archive:
    Historical newspapers from 23 countries, 1607 -. 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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  • 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 Counties:
    County-level data from the census. Ends in 2009. Full text included; US Government materials; Open access; ( + )
  • 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 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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