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Masterfile Elite contains full text 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.

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.


Newstand provides access to several major American newspapers including The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post. 


Custom Newspapers gives access to full text articles from over 250 regional, national and international newspapers.


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 1980+ includes full text of The New York Times late edition. Access to complete articles from 1980 onward including the Book Review and Magazine sections.


New York Times Historical 1851-2014 includes the entire historical run of The New York Times from 1851-2014. 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 1940-1989 includes fulltext from 1940 - 1989.  

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

Novelist Plus K-8 is a fiction and nonfiction readers' advisory resource for students. 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. 


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.