Databases

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Research

 AtoZ the World is the world's most thorough country-by-country resource for learning about culture and customs worldwide. AtoZ the World consists of 175 Country Guides of 100+ topics each. Biography in Context offers authoritative reference content alongside magazine and journal articles, primary sources, videos, audio podcasts, and images. Covering a vast array of people from historically significant figures to present-day newsmakers, it’s continuously updated to ensure that students have access to the very latest information. Bloom's Literature examines great writers, important works, memorable characters, and influential movements and events in world literature.
 ChiltonLibrary provides exclusive photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks in one easy-to-use web site.
AtoZ the World Biography in Context Bloom’s Literature Chilton Library
Credo Reference is a giant online reference library that provides you with access to a selection of reference books from a total of 240. Credo Reference includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri and books of quotations, not to mention a range of subject-specific titles covering everything from art to accountancy and literature to law.
Lexicomp is an industry-leading provider of drug information and clinical content.
MAGNOLIA, Mississippi's statewide consortium funded by the Mississippi Legislature, providesonline databases for publicly funded K-12 schools, public libraries, community colleges libraries, and university libraries in Mississippi. MELO is a virtual library developed to meet academic resource needs of distance learning within Mississippi community and junior colleges. It is an electronic environment that mirrors the traditional library through online databases, electronic books, journals, and sholarly web sites.
CREDO Reference Lexicomp Online Magnolia MELO
NCTE's peer-reviewed journals offer the latest in research, classroom strategies, and fresh ideas for educators at all levels. NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists. OVID provides access to The American Journal of Nursing which is the oldest and largest circulating, broad based nursing journal in the world. Peer reviewed and evidence-based, it is considered the profession's premier journal.
Spectral Database for Organic Compounds(SDBS) is an integrated spectral database system for organic compounds,which includes 6 different types of spectra under a directory of the compounds. The six spectra are as follows: an electron impact Mass spectrum (EI-MS), a Fourier transform infrared spectrum (FT-IR), a 1H nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrum, a 13C NMR spectrum, a laser Raman spectrum, and an electron spin resonance (ESR) spectrum.
NCTE Journals NoveList OVID Spectral Database for Organic Compounds
Statista is the leading statistics company on the internet. With a team of over 80 statisticians, database experts, analysts, and editors, Statista provides users with an innovative and intuitive tool for researching quantitative data, statistics and related information. The Morgue provides an index of various Mortuary Science and Funeral Service Journals done by Kansas City Kansas Community College. The Morgue attempts to provide students, scholars and researchers with an on-line tool specifically targeted at literature in the field of Mortuary Science. Reprints of articles are available for a fee.
 
Statista The Morgue WestlawNext
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Writers Reference Center
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Multimedia & Learning

Artstor EBSCO eBook Collection Films on Demand Freading
Learning Express Library is an interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series for academic and licensing tests. Learning Express is divided into “Learning Centers” that offer the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, and information you need to achieve the results you want. Medcom/Trainex is a leading producer and distributor of multi-media healthcare education. They are the largest producer/distributor of nursing education viedo programs in North America. Medici.tv is a unique platform for classical music videos, live and on demand.
Freegal Music Learning Express Library* Medcom/Trainex Medici.tv
Naxos Music Library is the most comprehensive collection of classical music available online offering over 1,577,900 tracks of Classical music, Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music. It includes the complete BIS, Chandos, Hänssler, Hungaroton, Marco Polo, Naxos, Ondine and selected titles of other leading independent labels, with over 1,000 albums added monthly. Naxos Sheet Music Library is an online sheet music resource where users can search and download printable scores from the database of over 35,000 works from publishers such as Universal Edition, Josef Weinberger, Chanterelle, Oxford University Press, and many more. Naxos Video Library is a performing arts video library with over 1,300* operas, ballets, documentaries, live concerts, and musical tours of historic places. It includes the Naxos DVD label, Opus Arte, Arthaus, Dacapo, and EuroArts, among others, and is continuously updated to offer the best selection of performing arts videos. NBC Learn Higher Ed is a collection of primary source videos, newsreels, documents, and images that can be used for research, projects, and in classroom and online teaching.
Naxos Music Library Naxos Sheet Music Library Naxos Video Library
NBC Learn
Interested in getting your novel, memoir, poetry collection, children's book and more in eBook and print-ready formats? Pressbooks Public is an easy-to-use online tool that allows you to create professional quality versions of your book in ePUB, MOBI, PDF and more—all through your library. R2 Digital Library is a market-leading eBook platform for health sciences collections featuring a comprehensive collection of medical, nursing and allied health eBooks presented through a clean and intuitive interface. Rocket Languages is an award-winning interactive online lauguage learning system that allows you to learn conversational lauguages at your own pace. The languages available are: Spanish, German, French, Italian, Hindi, Arabic, Mandarin, Korean, Japanese, English for Spanish Speakers, English for Japanese Speakers and American Sign Language. The lesson files are downloaded to your computer and never expire SELF-e is an innovative collaboration between Library Journal and BiblioBoard® that enables authors and libraries to work together and expose notable self-published ebooks to voracious readers looking to discover something new.
Pressbooks Public R2 Digital Library Rocket Languages SELF-e
Virtual Job Shadow is a highly engaging career exploration tool for students and job seekers. It is also an outstanding way for employees to connect with their future workforce. Through online videos, Virtual Job Shadow provides a behind-the scenes look at life on the job for nearly 100 different careers and the library continues to grow. It also offers indirect correspondence between professionals in various careers and student/job seekers, an integrated School Search for finding institutions with relevant programs of study, and a fillable PDF student workbook.
Virtual Job Shadow
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*The Mississippi Library Commission provides LearningExpress Library for all Mississippians

 


News

  The Clarion-Ledger is the daily newspaper of Jackson, Mississippi and is part of the USA Today network. The Commercial Appeal is the predominant daily newspaper of Memphis, Tennessee, and its surrounding metropolitan area. It is part of the USA Today network.
AP Stylebook Chronicle Clarion-Ledger
Commercial Appeal
The Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal is the daily newspaper from Tupelo, Mississippi. Their mission is to help inform the public about life around them to assist in better decisions for the future of the region.    
NEMS Daily Journal ProQuest Newsstand Ranger Rocket Online Rocketeer Archives
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