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All Databases & LibGuides
Browse the Library's complete list of databases and libguides by title.

ABC-CLIO ebooks
55 volume collection covering current topics, culture and medicine.

Academic OneFile
Academic journals; podcasts and transcripts from NPR, CNN, and CBC; full-text New York Times back to 1995.

Academic Search Complete
Wide range of full-text journals; peer-reviewed full text for STEM research, the social sciences and humanities. Scholarly content includes anthropology, engineering, law, sciences and more. Also includes over 60,000 videos from the Associated Press, 1930 to the present.

ACLS Humanities E-Book collection
An online collection of nearly 4,700 books of high quality in the humanities.

Addictions & Substance Abuse (Salem Press)
Provides authoritative and essential information for the general reader pertaining to addictions and substance abuse in easy-to-understand language.

Agriculture
Broad agricultural coverage including spans practical farming and recent scientific research in horticulture.

AHFS Consumer Medication Information
Patient drug information, in English and Spanish, published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists. Updated monthly. Includes ?How To? monographs for administering different types of medications such as eye drops and inhalers

All EBSCO
Search one or more EBSCO Databases at the same time.

All EBSCO Health
Search all of EBSCO's health databases at one time.

All Gale/Infotrac
List of all Gale/Infotrac databases available to NSCC.

AMA Manual of Style (trial)
Style manual for medical and scientific publishing.

APTA Guide to Physical Therapist Practice
Guide 3.0 is a description of practice, developed primarily for physical therapist and physical therapist assistant audiences.

Biography in Context
Over 600,000 biographies from reference content, periodicals and multimedia. Search for people based on name, occupation, nationality, ethnicity, birth/death dates and places.

Biomedical Reference Collection: Basic
Full text for over 100 medical journals.

Bloom's Literary Criticism
Thousands of critical articles published by noted scholars under the Bloom's Literary Criticism series; includes "Bloom's How to Write About:"with specific advice on how to write good essays on popularly assigned authors.

Books & Authors (access ends June 30, 2017)
Through the use of expertly written and arranged content and a dynamic online interface, Books & Authors makes exploration of genre fiction and essential non-fiction fun. Includes the entire "What Do I Read Next?" collection.

Boston Globe
1980-current

Britannica Annals of America
Original source materials in American history, including historical accounts, speeches, memoirs, poems, editorials, cultural criticism, more than 500 pictures, hundreds of video clips, audio of famous speeches.

Britannica Online Public Library Edition
Comprehensive content for students of all ages; read-aloud at all levels and translation for over 50 languages

Britannica Spanish Reference Center
Recursos de referencia en español. Incluye Enciclopedia Moderna.

Britannica World Data Analyst (access ends June 30, 2017)
Detailed statistics with powerful tools for analysis and display, this resource features a unique collection of in-depth information about the countries of the world and allows you to create interesting and information comparative charts and tables.

BrowZine
Your academic journals in a beautiful, browsable format. BrowZine organizes articles available through the NSCC Library and arranges them in an easy to use format, for browsing, reading and monitoring journal content across disciplines.

Business Collection (Gale)
Coverage of all business disciplines, accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, business theory and practice. Optimized for periodical research. Mobile-responsive, with text-to-speech, & document translation.

Business Insights: Essentials (access ends June 30, 2017)
Detailed company and industry profiles including SWOT and market share, and financial reports. Includes company histories and industry essays, with research coverage in scholarly journals, business news, and more.

Business Source Premier
Scholarly business journals and publications.

CINAHL Complete
Access to top nursing and allied health journals, evidence-based care sheets and quick lessons. Cinahl Information Systems is accredited with distinction by the American Nurses Credentialing Center?s Accreditation Program and by International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET).

Communication & Mass Media
From marketing professionals to students studying for advanced degrees in linguistic theory, this collection provides current and accurate information from more than 100 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field including advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and more.

Countries, Peoples & Cultures (Salem Press)
Provides valuable insight into the social, cultural, economic, historical, and religious practices and beliefs of nearly every nation around the globe, with specific information on over 200 countries, profiles of 21 types of current governments and 10 major world religions.

CQ Researcher
Current affairs and controversial issues. Authoritative resources in American government, politics, history, public policy.

Credo Reference
Reference books; 66,000 art, science & medical images; 90,000 atlas pages. Create customized exportable data tables; visual concept maps of search results.

Criminal Justice
Law enforcement, paralegal, law resources.

Culinary Arts
Cooking and nutrition, including thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Diversity Studies
Explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community.

DSM-V (trial, on campus ony)
The latest edition of the most comprehensive resource used by health professionals, social workers, and forensic and legal specialists to diagnose and classify mental disorders. It is the product of more than 10 years of effort by hundreds of international experts in all aspects of mental health. includes: Using DSM-5 in the Transition to ICD-10 DSM-5 Handbook of Differential Diagnosis DSM-5 Clinical Cases Guia de consulta de los criterios diagnósticos del DSM-5 For the best viewing experience, please use Chrome or Firefox.

Easybib: for existing account holders at NSCC
If prompted, use or verify coupon code NorthMA405. Use this link if you have an existing easybib account at NSCC. Easybib is an automatic bibliography and citation maker for NSCC students, faculty and staff.

Easybib: for new registrations
When registering use coupon code NorthMA405. Use this link if you have never had an easybib account at NSCC. Easybib is an automatic bibliography and citation maker for NSCC students, faculty and staff.

Ebook Central
Your source for thousands of online books. Ebook Central also has many features to help with your research: Log-in and save books, take notes, look up definitions, get explanations of terms, search the Web, all from within Ebook Central.

eBooks (EBSCOhost)
Over 6700 purchased and public domain eBooks published before 2004.

EBSCO Business Searching Interface
Easy interface to EBSCO business information.

Ed.Flicks
Videos supporting early childhood education professionals in their efforts to craft thriving environments for children and adults

EDS platform test

Educator's Reference Complete
Academic journals, reports, and premier reference sources on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.

Environmental Studies & Policies Collection
Targeted collection of 700+ journals and reference books covering environmental issues policies from scientific, government and industry perspectives.

ERIC
Educational Resource Information Center

European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
A comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750

Expanded Academic ASAP
Scholarly journals in literature and humanities.

Explora
EBSCO's dedicated simple interface for school and public library. Includes reading level indicators, text-to-speech, and an English curriculum standards module.

Films on Demand
Over 6,200 full-length programs and 65,800 video segments streamed on demand from Films for the Humanities, BBC, CBC, PBS and others. Subjects include humanities, science, business, health, technical education, careers and counseling. Watch an entire episode, or just one indexed segment keyed to your search.

Fine Arts and Music
More than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, supporting research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and film making.

Full Text Finder for Electronic & Print Journals
Index to titles of full text holdings of NSCC library electronic and print journal collections

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
This database provides over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.

Gale Literary Sources (access ends June 30, 2017)
Literary commentary covering classic and popular authors and their works across regions, eras, and genres by excerpting what critics have written about them in journals, magazines, newspapers, books, encyclopedias, broadsheets, and pamphlets. Provides the contents of Gale's various Literary Criticism multi-volume sets

Gardening, Landscape & Horticulture
Journals and reference sources in horticulture, agriculture and related fields.

Gender Studies
Gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender issues.

General OneFile
Wide ranging general resources including images.

General Reference Center Gold (access ends June 30, 2017)
Articles from newspapers, reference books, and periodicals.

General Science Collection
Over 200 journals providing the information needed to stay current on the latest scientific developments, including such topics as particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology.

Global Issues in Context
International viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of continuously updated issue and country portals that bring together a variety of specially selected, highly relevant sources for analysis of social, political, military, economic, environmental, health, and cultural issues.

Google Scholar
Searches from this link automatically include links to NSCC library database content within Google Scholar results.

GreenFILE
Covers human impact to the environment, drawing on the connections between the environment and a variety of disciplines such as agriculture, education, law, health and technology. Global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Health and Wellness Resource Center
Nearly 400 health/medical journals, numerous reference volumes, over 700 health videos from partner Healthology, pamphlets and health-related articles from 2,200 general interest publications and reference book content.

Health Reference Center Academic
Diseases, public health, nutrition, etc.

Health Source: Consumer Edition
Consumer health articles and information.

Health Source: Nursing/Academic
Scholarly medical journals and medical dictionary.

HeinOnline
140,000 titles of legal history and government documents in a fully searchable, image-based format. Includes over 2,300 law-related periodicals, the Congressional Record, Federal Register, and Code of Federal Regulations, complete coverage of the U.S. Reports back to 1754.

Home Improvement
For hobbyists and professional carpenters alike. Coverage includes architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more.

Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure
Coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.

ICE Learning Center
Over 175 short video clips on Musculoskeletal, Nervous System, Mental & Behavioral, Respiratory, Settings, Pediatric. Includes StrokeHelp Online Courses: "Teaching Independence: A Therapeutic Approach to Stroke Rehabilitation"; "Functional Treatment Ideas & Strategies in Adult Hemiplegia"; "Treatment Strategies in the Acute Care of Stroke Survivors"

Information Science & Library Issues
Content from nearly 100 leading industry journals providing current and accurate information for the information professional, including such topics as data processing, metadata architectures, and more.

Infotrac K-12 Student Edition
Designed for secondary school students. Includes mainly full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books covering current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Insurance & Liability
Includes topics such as labor relations, mortgage banking, and legal issues.

Issues and Controversies
In-depth investigations of today's top issues.

Issues and Controversies in American History
Information on the great debates of American History. It captures the passions and arguments of the Americans who decided the crucial questions in our nation's history.

JSTOR
497 scholarly titles in arts & sciences (JSTOR A&S II + III), and Language & Literature.

Kanopy streaming video
Access to one of the most unique collections of films in the world ? including award-winning documentaries, training films and theatrical releases on every topic imaginable.

Kids Infobits
Targeting the research needs of grades K-5 students. This resource includes Blackbirch Press curriculum support references, 100 full-text age appropriate magazines and 2 newswires. Graphs, charts, maps and over 2,500 searchable images.

Lexis-Nexis (access ends July 1, 2017)
Regional, national and international business news sources; New York Times (1980-); legal resources.

Libguides
Research assistance, subject guides, and useful resources compiled by your friendly librarians. Know what we know - find it in LibGuides!

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Librarianship, information science, cataloging, online information retrieval, information management and more. Indexes nearly 600 periodicals, books, research reports, and proceedings back to the 1960's.

Literary Reference Center
Literary criticism; plot summaries; biographies & interviews; reviews & literary journals; full text of poems, short stories & novels; images.

Literature Resource Center
Biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

Magill's Medical Guide (Salem Press)
Concise coverage of diseases, disorders, treatments, procedures, specialties, anatomy, biology, and medical issues.

Massachusetts History Online (access ends June 30, 2017)
Full-text articles from almost 50 sources directly relating to Mass. history.

MasterFILE Premier
General interest publications, reference books, biographies, primary source documents, photos, maps and flags.

Medline
Full text for many of the most used biomedical and health journals indexed in MEDLINE, the U.S. National Library of Medicine's premier bibliographic database.

Military & Government Collection
current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government.

Military and Intelligence Collection
Over 400 journals covering all aspects of the past and current state of military affairs.

New York Times
1980-current.

Newspaper Source
Regional, national and international newspapers; television & radio news transcripts.

NoodleTools
Citation creation and management. Requires registration.

NoveList Plus
NoveList Plus is a comprehensive readers' advisory resource for fiction and nonfiction. With its intuitive interface and extensive proprietary content, NoveList Plus will help you to answer the question of what to read next.

Nursing and Allied Health
Covers all aspects of the Nursing profession, from direct patient care to health care administration.

Nursing Journals on OVID
Search the complete collection: American Journal of Nursing, Home Healthcare Now, Home Healthcare Nurse, MCN, the American journal of maternal child nursing, Nurse Educator, Nursing, Nursing Critical Care, Nursing Made Incredibly Easy, Nursing Management

Nursing Resource Center (access ends June 30, 2017)
Nursing articles and citations; textbooks from Gale, MacMillan and Delmar; animations from Blausen Medical's Human Atlas

Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Access pro/con articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.

Overdrive Audio Books
Growing collection of over 1000 audio and ebooks, including Kindle, ePub and PDF, for download to your computer or portable audio device.

Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine
Includes treatment techniques & experimental research theses.

Pop Culture
Appropriate for social science, history, art or liberal arts courses.

Popular Magazines
One thousand of the most searched magazines as supplied by Gale. Consumer Reports, Time, National Geographic, The New Yorker, Newsweek, Vanity Fair, US News and World Report, Vogue, Fortune, Business Week, National Review, Cosmopolitan, NPR, and even Oprah.

Professional Development Collection
Comprehensive specialized collection of scholarly education journals and reports.

Psychology & Behavioral Health (Salem Press)
Notable theories, people, social issues, life stages, physiology and anatomy of the nervous system, and various mental illnesses or conditions.

Psychology Collection
200 subject appropriate journals and 16 ebook titles.

Pyschology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
Psychology & psychiatry.

R2 Digital Library
R2 Digital Library is a web based database available from Rittenhouse offering fully integrated and searchable medical, nursing and allied health source book content from key health science publishers.

Refworks (trial, access code, np1x-8x21)
Online bibliographic management program that allows users to create a personal database of references and generate bibliographies in a variety of formats

Regional Business News
From metropolitan and rural areas in the U.S.

Religion & Philosophy Collection (from EBSCO)
World religions, biblical studies, religious history and philosophy.

Religion & Philosophy Collection (from Gale)
Over 250 subject appropriate journals.

Salem Health Series
Search across all Salem Health online titles: Magill's Medical Guide, Addictions & Substance Abuse, Psychology & Behavioral Health, Psychology & Mental Health

Science in Context
Contextual information on hundreds of today's most significant science topics.

Serials Directory
Information on, and pricing for, nearly 212,000 popular serials.

Small Business
For business classes and entrepreneurs, provides insights, tips, strategies and success stories.

Teacher Reference Center
Coverage of education topics such as Assessment, Best Practices, Continuing Education, Current Pedogogical Research, Curriculum Development, Elementary Education, Higher Education, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, School Administration, Science & Math, and Teacher Education.

Today's Science
Contemporary science issues, written especially for students.

U.S. History Collection
Over 400,000 articles on U.S. History

U.S. History in Context
Contextual information on hundreds of the most significant people, events and topics in U.S. History.

Virtual Reference Library
103 volume database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multi-disciplinary research.

Vocation & Careers
Content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

War & Terrorism
History, social science and current events.

World History Collection
Articles on world history, as well as scholarly work being established in the field.

World History in Context
Merges reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites.

WorldCat (OCLC)
Search the collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world, offering more than 46 million bibliographic records representing 400 languages with holdings information.