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Computer & Technology Sciences

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 Source Premier
Scholarly business journals and publications.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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.

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

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