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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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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

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

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

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

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.