Resources by Subject: "General"

Global Issues in Context uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. It supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas, including sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, & women.

GreenFILE is a collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles covers topics such as global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for approximately 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.

Ingenta is an indexing and search alert service for more than 20,000 periodicals. Includes some full text.

JSTOR contains full-text articles for journals covering a broad range of subjects in Arts & Sciences including many of the core research and society published journals in economics, history, political science and sociology, ecology, mathematics and statistics, language and literature, music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, art and architecture, law, psychology, public policy and administration, business, and education.

KYVL currently provides access to over 30 licensed indexing, abstract and full-text databases. KYVL’s licensed database contracts provide Kentucky citizens access to over thousands of indexed publications containing full-text resources as well as images and maps.

MasterFile Premier is an index to periodical articles on subjects including general reference, business, health; includes Magill's Book Reviews, CIA World Factbook, Essential Documents in American History, journals, magazines, and newspapers.

The New York Times Historical (1851-2009) offers full page and article images with searchable full text back to the first issue. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to every page from every available issue.

Newspaper Source provides newspaper articles from 143 U.S. and international newspapers.

OED Online is an online version of the Oxford English Dictionary, the premier dictionary of the English language. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookbooks.

Opposing Viewpoints in Context covers social issues such as Gun Control, Genetic Engineering, Censorship, Endangered Species, and Terrorism. Opposing Viewpoints in Context brings together viewpoint articles, contextual topic overviews, government and organizational statistics, biographies of social activists, court cases, profiles of government agencies and special interest groups, newspaper and magazines articles, primary source documents, images, and a collection of subject-indexed Web sites.

Oxford Journals is the online portal for Oxford University Press Journals.

Oxford Reference Online is a searchable database of over 100 dictionary, language reference, and subject reference works published by Oxford University Press. Includes access to the Oxford Companions Series.

PBS Video is a streaming collection of shows recently aired on PBS, including "American Experience," "FRONTLINE," "PBS NewsHour," "Religion & Ethics Newsweekly," and more. Includes links to individual program websites with hundreds of hours of additional content.

ProQuest Newspapers is a single source for coverage of the nation's leading newspapers. It includes abstracting, indexing, and comprehensive full text for The Christian Science Monitor, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post. Researchers can find the information they need quickly because of the database's detailed indexing.

Regional Business News provides full text coverage for regional business publications; updated daily.

Sage Journals Online is an online portal for all EKU subscribed Sage journals.

Serials Directory is an index to publishing information for journals and magazines; extensive coverage of serial titles.

Taylor & Francis Online searches a collection of journals published by Taylor & Francis and Routledge covering the sciences, technology, social science, and humanities fields.

Some full text available. Request all other articles through ILLIAD.

TOPICsearch contains full text for over 60,000 articles from 399 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers,  periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.

Vogue Archive is a complete searchable archive of American Vogue, from the first issue in 1892 to the current month, reproduced in high-resolution color page images. Every page, advertisement, cover and fold-out has been included, with rich indexing enabling you to find images by garment type, designer and brand names. The Vogue Archive preserves the work of the world's greatest fashion designers, stylists and photographers and is a unique record of American and international fashion, culture and society from the dawn of the modern era to the present day.