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Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier

A general, multidisciplinary research database, with thousands of acclaimed full-text journals, magazines and other valuable resources. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Health & Medicine, Scholarly Research

AGRICOLA

AGRICOLA (1970+)

The National Agricultural Library provides information for all aspects of agriculture. Includes abstracts, bibliographic records, and journal citations from around the world.
Category: General Research, Scholarly Research


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Books & Authors

Books and Authors

Guiding readers from every level of reading proficiency to books that match their interests. Book reviews, biographies, awards and bestseller lists, and book series.
Category: Educators & Librarians, General Research, Scholarly Research, Middle School, High School

Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier

Top journals covering all business disciplines; including marketing, management, accounting, finance, international business, and economics. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Business, General Research, Scholarly Research


Consumer Health Complete (Consumer Edition)

Consumer Health Complete

Convenient access to easily understandable health and medical information. Browse medical encyclopedias, popular reference books, and magazine articles. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Health & Medicine

Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports

An easily searchable compilation of consumer product research. Product ratings and reviews, recommendations, money-saving tips, and videos.
Category: Business, General Research

CultureGrams

Culture Grams

Daily life and culture, statistics, history, customs, lifestyles, recipes and interviews from over 200 countries. In four modules: World, Kids, United States, and Canada.
Category: Business, Educators & Librarians, Elementary Schools, General, High Schools, Middle Schools


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EBSCO eBooks Collection

eBooks on EBSCO

Over 10,000 books in the arts, humanities, social sciences, life and physical sciences, business, computers & more. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Business, General Research, Health & Medicine, Scholarly Research, High School


EBSCO MegaFILE

MegaFILE

A combined search of EBSCO's Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier, MasterFILE Premier, and Regional Business News databases. It includes thousands of articles and covers a wide variety of topics. Select "Choose Databases" to expand your search. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Scholarly Research, High School


FirstSearch

OCLC logo

Search for information on a wide range of subjects in twelve databases: ArticleFirst, ClasePeriodica, ebooks, ECO, ERIC, GPO, MEDLINE, OAlster, PapersFirst, Proceedings, WorldCat, and WorldCatDissertations. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Business, Educators & Librarians, General Research, Health & Medicine, Scholarly Research


Funk & Wagnall's New World Encyclopedia

funk and wagnalls encyclopedia

A student encyclopedia that provides over 25,000 entries on a wide variety of topics. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Elementary School, Middle School, High School


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Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Dozens of reference books for all ages. Includes health, history, government, science, education, business, and more. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Business, Educators & Librarians, Genealogy, General Research, Scholarly Research, Middle School, High School


GreenFILE

Green File

Scholarly, government and general-interest sources covering the environmental effects of individuals, corporations and governments, and minimizing negative impacts. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Scholarly Research


Health Source: Consumer Edition

Health Source Consumer Edition

Consumer health information includes magazines, reference books, and current health pamphlets. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Health & Medicine


Ingenta Connect

Ingenta Connect

A global research index, with millions of citations from over 30,000 publications, including over 6,000 on-line journals.
Category: General Research, Health & Medicine, Scholarly Research


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Legal Forms

Legal Forms

Thousands of downloadable, customizable, legal documents, specifically for South Dakota residents. Includes real estate, wills, bankruptcy, divorce, landlord-tenant and many categories.
Category: Business, General Research


MasterFILE Premier

MasterFILE Premier

For public libraries; EBSCO provides magazines, reference books, primary source documents, and an extensive image collection with photos, maps and flags. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research


MedlinePLUS

MedlinePLUS

From the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library brings you information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in understandable language.
Category: General Research, Health & Medicine


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Points of View Reference Center

MasterFILE Premier

Presenting multiple sides of issues, it helps one create persuasive arguments and essays, understand controversial issues, and develop analytical thinking skills. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, High School, Scholarly Research


ProQuest Research Library

ProQuest

A truly multidisciplinary resource featuring a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other timely sources across the top 150 subject areas. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Business, Educators & Librarians, General Research, Health & Medicine, Scholarly Research, High School


PubMed

ProQuest

PubMed comprises more than 27 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books.
Category: General Research, Health & Medicine, Scholarly Research


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Readers’ Guide Retrospective 1890-1982 (H.W. Wilson)

Web Link to Readers' Guide Retrospective 1890- 1982

Searchable full coverage of the original paper volumes of a broad selection of periodicals. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Scholarly Research, Middle School, High School


SAGE Knowledge

SAGE

A social science digital library for students and faculty. Has nearly 5,000 titles of eBook and eReference content, as well as business case studies and streaming video. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Business, General Research, Health & Medicine, Scholarly Research


Science Reference Center

web link to science reference center

Articles from hundreds of science magazines, encyclopedias, reference books, and a large image collection; primarily for K-12 students. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Elementary School, Middle School, High School


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US Newsstream

Proquest

Full-text articles from over 1000 newspapers, newswires, news journals, television and radio transcripts, blogs, podcasts, and digital-only websites. Includes same-day publication access to over 250 titles.More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Business, General Research, Genealogy, Scholarly Research


World Book

World Book Discover

Landing page for all World Book databases including Advanced, Discover, Dramatic Learning, Early World of Learning, Kids and Student editions. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Career & Test Prep, Educators & Librarians, General Research, Languages

World Book Discover

World Book Discover

Has reference resources for differentiated instruction, such as ESL, reluctant readers, and adult learners. Also includes an extensive life skills section. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: Career & Test Prep, General Research, Languages

World Book Dramatic Learning

World Book Dramatic Learning

Adaptions of classic plays for grades 1-12. Scripts, lesson plans, activities, how to put on plays and apply these materials in the classroom.
Category: Educators & Librarians, Elementary Schools, General, High Schools, Middle Schools

WorldCat

WorldCat

The world's largest online network of books and other materials, from more than 10,000 worldwide libraries. Select the WorldCat link once you access the OCLC's First Search database. More Information at Lib Guides
Category: General Research, Scholarly Research


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