Research by Subject

Search for Databases by Subject:

Art
Biology Essentials
  • Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)
    • A premier multidisciplinary database providing access to scholarly full-text journals and magazines, as well as peer-reviewed resources.

  • GreenFILE (EBSCO)
    • GreenFILE offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.

  • JSTOR
    • Contains full-text of archived, scholarly articles from all subjects and disciplines. Current journal issues will not be available in full-text through this database.

Business
  • Access World News (Newsbank)
    • Find information on topics related to business, current events, politics, science and technology and more from news media including newspapers, blogs, periodicals and web-only content including the Orlando Sentinel.

  • Business Source Complete (EBSCO)
    • The world’s definitive scholarly business database, providing the leading collection of bibliographic and full text content.

  • Regional Business News (EBSCO)
    • This robust resource provides ultimate coverage for full-text business publications, on a regional level, for the United States and Canadian provinces. Key resources include newspapers, radio & TV news transcripts, trade publications, magazines and newswires, with full-text content coverage spanning over 22 years.

eBooks
Education
  • Chronicle of Higher Education
    • Access all of the Chronicle’s content through Beacon’s IP address, using your email info.

  • ERIC (EBSCO)
    • A bibliographic database offering over 100,000 full text articles on education topics going back to 1966.

Ethics/Pro-Con/Current Events
  • SIRS Issues Researcher (Proquest)
    • Provides current event articles from over 1,500 journals, newspapers, and serials. Includes research topic ideas, pro/con viewpoints, and statistics.

Government/History
  • Access World News (Newsbank)
    • Find information on topics related to business, current events, politics, science and technology and more from news media including newspapers, blogs, periodicals and web-only content including the Orlando Sentinel.

  • American History Online (Infobase)
    • Spans more than 500 years of political, military, social, and cultural history to cover the American experience.

  • Films on Demand: History Video Collection (Infobase)
    • Offers higher education institutions thousands of full-length streaming videos and clips—many exclusive—from acclaimed producers.

  • JSTOR
    • Contains full-text of archived, scholarly articles from all subjects and disciplines. Current journal issues will not be available in full-text through this database.

  • Modern World History Online (Infobase)
    • Covers the people, places, and events in the broad expanse of history—from the mid-15th century to the present.

  • SIRS Issues Researcher (Proquest)
    • Provides current event articles from over 1,500 journals, newspapers, and serials. Includes research topic ideas, pro/con viewpoints, and statistics.

  • U.S. Government Online (Infobase)
    • Presents in-depth information on the structure and function of the U.S. government and its everyday role in the lives of citizens.

Hospitality
Learning Essentials
  • Academic eBook Collection (EBSCO)
    • This collection contains over 120,000 multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter.

  • Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)
    • A premier multidisciplinary database providing access to scholarly full-text journals and magazines, as well as peer-reviewed resources.

  • PsycARTICLES (EBSCO)
    • PsycARTICLES is a database of full-text psychology articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association and other sources.

Literature
  • Literary Reference Center (EBSCO)
    • This comprehensive, full-text database provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes—to give students, professors, and researchers a foundation of literary reference works to meet their research needs.

Psychology
  • PsycARTICLES (EBSCO)
    • PsycARTICLES is a database of full-text psychology articles from journals published by the American Psychological Association and other sources.

Technology
  • Academic Search Premier (EBSCO)
    • A premier multidisciplinary database providing access to scholarly full-text journals and magazines, as well as peer-reviewed resources.

  • Access World News (EBSCO)
    • Find information on topics related to business, current events, politics, science and technology and more from news media including newspapers, blogs, periodicals and web-only content including the Orlando Sentinel.

  • Photospin
    • Provides access to thousands of electronic images and illustrations available for download. See librarian for access.

  • SIRS Issues Researcher (Proquest)
    • Provides current event articles from over 1,500 journals, newspapers, and serials. Includes research topic ideas, pro/con viewpoints, and statistics.