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Databases

Academic Search Complete [EBSCO] CSM only logo
This database offers an enormous collection of full-text journals, magazines, and news sources in many subject areas. In addition, it includes peer-reviewed full text for STEM research, as well as for the social sciences and humanities. Scholarly content covers a broad range of important areas of academic study, including anthropology, engineering, law, sciences and much more.

American Factfinder a lock that is open
Population, housing, economic, and geographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Britannica Online Academic Edition CSM only logo
An online version of the Encyclopedia Britannica.

CQ Researcher CSM only logo
In-depth reports on current social issues and problems from Congressional Quarterly.

Ethnic NewsWatch [Proquest] CSM only logo
Articles from the ethnic, minority and native press.

Films on Demand CSM only logo
Topics include Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Economics, Science and Mathematics and Health and Medicine.

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia [EBSCO] CSM only logo
Easy to read articles for beginning readers on a wide range of topics.

Gale Directory Library PLS only logo
Internationl, national and local association directories containing financial information for companies and non-profits, circulation figures for publications, and much more.

Gale Virtual Reference Library CSM only logo
List of titles included in this database:
Arts and Humanities Through the Eras Gale Encyclopedia of Multicultural America
Early Civilizations in the Americas Reference LibraryInternational Encyclopedia of Marriage and Family
Encyclopedia of Clothing and FashionU.S. Immigration and Migration Reference Library
Encyclopedia of Drugs, Alcohol & Addictive BehaviorUXL American Decades
Encyclopedia of Food and CultureWorld of Microbiology and Immunology

General OneFile [Gale] PLS only logo
A one-stop source for popular, scholarly, and trade publications in all formats: newspaper, magazine, journal, and newsletter, etc.

Google Scholar a lock that is open
Google Scholar searches specifically for scholarly literature - peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, preprints, etc. Some of the search results are available in full-text but many display only links to pay-for-document delivery services. In many cases you may have access to the complete documents through the CSM library. When using Google Scholar on your own computer, make sure that "Library Links" in Scholar Preferences are set to "College of San Mateo - Full-Text @ CSM".

Government Documents a lock that is open
Links to federal and state government documents, including books and serials. CSM is a partial government depository library.

LexisNexis: Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis Academic) CSM only logo
Nexis Uni™ features news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis—including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790—with an intuitive interface that offers quick discovery across all content types, personalization features such as Alerts and saved searches and a collaborative workspace with shared folders and annotated documents.

MasterFILE Complete [EBSCO] CSM only logo
This database offers the largest collection of popular full-text magazines, reference books and other highly-regarded sources from the world's leading publishers. Covering virtually every general interest subject area, it also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags.

Newspaper Source Plus [EBSCO] CSM only logo
Provides full text articles from 800+ newspapers, as well as thousands of television and radio news transcripts.

Nexis Uni (formerly LexisNexis Academic) CSM only logo
Nexis Uni™ features news, business and legal sources from LexisNexis—including U.S. Supreme Court decisions dating back to 1790—with an intuitive interface that offers quick discovery across all content types, personalization features such as Alerts and saved searches and a collaborative workspace with shared folders and annotated documents.

Opposing Viewpoints In Context [Gale] PLS only logo
Covers topical social issues, with viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, and links to Web sites and articles.

Oxford English Dictionary CSM only logo
The most authoritative source on the English language, with a focus on etymology and historical usage.

New York Times [nytimes.com] CSM only logo
Online access to one of the most respected names in journalism. Get your account today!

    New York Times
  1. Click www.NYTimes.com/GroupPass
    (You must be on campus to create the account. Once created you can access your account anywhere.)
  2. Click on Create Account.
  3. Sign up by typing in your email address and any password.
  4. Access www.NYTimes.com on any computer. Log in using the account you created.
  5. Visit www.NYTimes.com/mobile on your tablet or mobile device to download your free NYT apps. Log in using the account you created.

ProQuest Research Library CSM only logo
ProQuest Research Library's 3500 full text periodicals - scholarly, trade and popular – cover subjects from business and political science to literature and psychology.

SIRS Researcher CSM only logo
Full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political and global issues.

Statistical Abstract of the United States [Proquest] CSM only logo
Summary of US social, political and economic statistics taken from Federal agencies and private organizations.

U.S. Census Bureau's American Factfinder a lock that is open
Population, housing, economic, and geographic data from the U.S. Census Bureau.

WorldCat Local CSM only logo
The world's largest library catalog, WorldCat, is combined with database holdings at CSM for one powerful search. Search the contents of local, regional, national and international libraries.
This tool will update to WorldCat Discovery beginning January 2016. Watch for updates to links.

World Factbook a lock that is open
Facts about the countries of the world, published by the CIA.

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