Archive Grid — Open the Door to History — This database connects users to primary resource documents, personal papers, and family documents that are stored in many different libraries, museums, historical societies, and archives around the world.
AtoZ the World — Are you traveling, studying business, teaching about a country, wondering about healthcare abroad, learning about religions in other countries, or wanting to try different foods? This new database has all the answers to your questions in one convenient place.
CAMIO — Catalog of Art Museum Images Online — Provides access to images in a variety of different mediums. All images have been approved to be copied for educational use.
Credo Reference — Contains nearly 1,000 digitized reference resources covering many subject areas. Information is full text and citations are offered in APA, Chicago, Harvard, and MLA styles.
Encyclopædia Britannica — One of the most complete and accurate information sources in the world. It contains both short and book-length articles on every subject.Use this powerful resource to search or browse for information in encyclopedias, magazines, videos, and Web sites.
EBSCOHost (Complete List) — A database package containing 30 general and subject specific databases. Thousands of full text articles can be accessed, ebooks can be read, and a personal account can be created for saving articles.
FirstSearch — Features several large databases that index periodicals and other materials in specialized areas. FirstSearch also indexes journals in Spanish, government documents, books, papers from worldwide conferences, and e-books.
Literary Reference Center (EBSCO) — This database uses a special platform that allows users to search for information by author, about specific literary works, or by genre. It also includes resources that cover political and religious writing.
Literature Resource Center — Contains biographical resources and literary criticism on authors of many disciplines and time periods. Materials may be obtained in hardcopy or through Interlibrary Loan from the OKWU Library.
Mergent — A powerful business database with national and international company data, archives, annual reports, fact sheets, and a great deal more relevant information available in fulltext.
OVID — This database provides access to the following journal titles:
- American Journal of Nursing
- CIN: Computers, Informatics, Nursing
- Journal of Christian Nursing
- Nurse Educator (limited access)
- Professional Case Management
- 16 ANA ebooks.
Oxford Reference — This E-book database provides full text access to the following resources:
- Encyclopedia of the Dead Sea Scrolls
- The Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium
- The Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church
- The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Reformation
Some of the resources in the database are not available through the library’s subscription. To view the resources that are available, click on the “Provided by Library” box in the top left hand corner of the page.
Procon.org — Promoting critical thinking, education, and informed citizenship by presenting controversial issues in a straightforward, nonpartisan, and primarily pro-con format.
Salem Health — This database covers important research in the fields of genetics, health, infectious diseases, & psychology. Click on the Remote Access link at the bottom of the database’s page for off campus access. This information is also available in hard copy in Drake Library’s reference collection.
Salem History — This database provides access to Milestone Documents in American History, Milestone Documents in African American History, and Milestone Documents in World History. Click on the Remote Access link at the bottom of the database’s page for off campus access. This information is also available in hard copy in Drake Library’s reference collection.
Salem Literature — This database includes biographical information and critical analysis of the most studied novelists and their works—ancient to contemporary and worldwide. Click on the Remote Access link at the bottom of the database’s page for off campus access. This information is also available in hard copy in Drake Library’s reference collection.
Salem Science — This database provides access to two new reference sets (also available in paper in Drake Library), Encyclopedia of Mathematics & Society, and Forensic Science.