Articles & Databases : ALL SUBJECTS

Academic Search Premier [EBSCO]
This database covers many subjects and provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including nearly 3,900 academic (peer-reviewed) titles.

Britannica Online Academic Edition
An online version of the Encyclopedia Britannica.

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

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

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

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

Gale Directory Library
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
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]
A one-stop source for popular, scholarly, and trade publications in all formats: newspaper, magazine, journal, and newsletter, etc.

Google Scholar
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
Links to federal and state government documents, including books and serials. CSM is a partial government depository library.

International Newspapers & Magazines
A listing of online international newspapers from the Internet Public Library (ILP).

LexisNexis Academic
News, business, and legal coverage, including full-text newspaper articles; wires, transcripts and company financial data; court cases and decisions; etc.

MasterFILE Premier [EBSCO]
A database containing full text articles of general interest to the public. Includes reference books, primary source documents, and an image collection with photos, maps, and flags.

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

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

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

New York Times []
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ProQuest Research Library
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
Full-text articles exploring social, scientific, health, historic, business, economic, political and global issues.

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

U.S. Census Bureau's American Factfinder
Population, housing, economic, and geographic data from the U.S. Census.

WorldCat Local
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
Facts about the countries of the world, published by the CIA.