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Masterfile Elitecontains fulltext for more than 1,750 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, multicultural issues and much more.

 

MEDLINE includes information from scholarly medical journal articles.

 

National Newspaper Index provides indexing to The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, the Christian Science Monitor, the Los Angeles Times and the Washington Post. 

 

National Newspapers is a full-text newspaper database that includes several New York Newspapers and over fifty national and international newspapers.

 

Natural Standard is a database / medicine dictionary that covers the safety and effectiveness of herbs, supplements, vitamins, minerals, complementary practices like yoga and acupuncture, diet, exercise and nutrition. Learn about treatment options for various conditions, look up brand name product information.

 

New York Amsterdam News became one of the nation’s leading black newspapers and one of New York’s most influential black-owned institutions.

 

New York State Newspapers covers the cities of Albany, Buffalo and Syracuse, plus the New York Observer, the New York Times, the New York Post, and the New York Daily News, back to 1980.

 

New York Times 1995 + includes fulltext from 1995 to the present of the New York Times.   To search the New York Times Book Review and/or New York Times Magazine please select New York State Papers found above.

 

New York Times Historical 1851-2006 includes the entire historical run of The New York Times from 1851-2006. Each article is in PDF format and includes images. Find obituaries and death notices back to 1851.

 

Newsday online includes fulltext articles back to 1985.

 

Newsday Historical 1940-1984 includes fulltext from 1940 - 1984.  

 

Novelist Plus is a fiction and nonfiction readers' advisory resource. Find read-a-likes by author or plot description.

 

Novelist Plus K-8 s a fiction and nonfiction readers' advisory resource. Find read-a-likes by author or plot description for children and young adults.

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Opposing Viewpoints provides all points of view on the current events and issues underlying news items. Sections include politics, society, health, money, and religion.

 

Oxford English Dictionary (call 924-6400 x250 for password) is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past.

 

Learn a new language with Pronunciator Over 80 to choose from including 50 ESOL courses. 

  • Speech recognition — Test your pronunciation in real time
  • Scored quizzes — Track your progress and measure your results
  • Virtual Coach — Real-time, life-like instruction
  • Downloadable audio lessons — Extend your learning offline
  • Virtual conversations — Hop into interactive stories with native speakers
  • Free apps — for your iPad, iPhone/iPod touch, and Android tablet or phone to learn wherever you go
 

Property Shark (Call 924-6400 x250 for login and password) reports for both the commercial and residential sectors that includes who owns the property, its characteristics, up-to-date sales history, zoning and property value estimates.