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Access Pennsylvania - A union catalog of libraries all across Pennsylvania.
African American Historical Research @ National Archives - African American historical research from the National Archives can be undertaken in both military and civilian records.
AGRICOLA - Materials relating to all aspects of agriculture, forestry, and animal science
CINAHL - The Cumulative Index for Nursing and Allied Health Literature is the world's most comprehensive source of full text for nursing and allied health journals. Includes access to health care books, nursing dissertations, legal cases, clical tirals, etc. As well as over 610 indexed journals dating back to 1981.
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO)
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) is the most comprehensive source for theory and research in international affairs. It publishes a wide range of scholarship from 1991 onward that includes working papers from university research institutes, occasional papers series from NGOs, foundation-funded research projects, proceedings from conferences, books, journals and policy briefs.
Directory of Open Access Journals
DOAJ covers free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. There are now 2373 journals in the directory. Currently 685 journals are searchable at article level.
EBSCO Host Select Databases
Provides access to full text articles from various databases listed.
Encyclopedia Britannica
Powerful tool for learning and research.
Edgar Database of Corporate Information
The SEC requires all public companies (except foreign companies and companies with less than $10 million in assets and 500 shareholders) to file registration statements, periodic reports, and other forms electronically through EDGAR. Anyone can access and download this information for free. Here you'll find links to a complete list of filings available through EDGAR and instructions for searching the EDGAR database.
Ethnic News Watch
News, culture and history from 200 publications of the ethnic minority and native press with 400,000+ complete articles dating back to 1990.
Find a Federal Depository Library Find a Federal Depository Library.
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Find your FEDERAL elected official Find your FEDERAL elected official.
Find your Pennsylvania legislator Find your Pennsylvania legislator.
Gale Reference Libary Image Gale Virtual Reference Library is your single source for eReference aimed at the needs of students, researchers, professionals and general readers. Now you can offer more than 7,000 authoritative, full-text titles—from Gale and a host of premier publishing partners—within 18 subject areas researchers study most. --GPO Access is a service of the U.S. Government Printing Office that provides free electronic access to a wealth of important information products produced by the Federal Government. The information is the official, published version and can be used without restriction, unless specifically noted.
JSTOR is a database with scanned images of journal issues as they were originally designed, printed, and illustrated. JSTOR is not a current issues database. There is a gap, typically from 1 to 5 years, between JSTOR and most recently published journal issues.
Lexis-Nexis Academic Universe
Provides full text articles on today's news or search back more than 20 years, business, legal research (federal,state and international legal materials), medical and health and some general references sources.
Library of Congress - The Library of Congress is the nation's oldest federal cultural institution and the largest library in the world, with more than 130 million items on approximately 530 miles of bookshelves. Much of the collection is searchable.
Lincoln News and Lincolnian Online
Full text searchable database of Lincoln University student newspapers, 1925-2003.
MLA International Bibliography
Fundamental research tool for the humanities which covers international scholarly materials on language, literature, linguistics, and folklore, with coverage from 1963 to present.
NNLM logo National Network of Libraries of Medicine
Health Information on the Web: Over 270 Links to web resources from the National Library of Medicine
NetLibrary provides access to your library's eContent collection. eContent is the digital version of books, journals, and database content.
OmniFile Full Text Mega
OmniFile Full Text Mega has full text articles, page images, article abstracts, and citations on virtually any subject. Full text of articles from over 1,750 publications and article abstracts and indexing from over 3,500 publications including Education, General Science, Humanities, Readers' Guide, Social Sciences and Wilson Business all in Full Text. Coverage back as early as 1982 ensures that every search is as deep as it is broad.
Pennsylvania Government - One stop for information on Pennsylvania Government.
Pennsylvania State Legislative Bill Information - Pennsylvania State Legislative Bill Information. Searchable by Bill title, keyword, Bill number or topic.
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PolicyMap - is an online mapping application created by The Reinvestment Fund and contains over 15,000 indicators related to housing, education, mortgage originations, jobs and more.  It’s fast, efficient and captures data in visually powerful ways through custom maps, tables and reports.
Project Gutenberg - Project Gutenberg is the oldest producer of free ebooks on the Internet. This link will take you right to the Project Gutenberg catalog.
PsychARTICLES -- Full-text access to 53 of the most respected peer-reviewed psychology journals.

Research discovery tool that allows college students and faculty to access a wide diversity of research from many scientific disciplines.
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Smithsonian Anacostia Museum for African American History and Culture - The Smithsonian Institution's Museum of African American history and culture, explores American history, society, and creative expression from an African American perspective.
Thomas - THOMAS makes federal legislative information freely available to the public.
U.S. Flag Facts - This site is produced and maintained by the Public Affairs Section, American Embassy, London.
U.S. Government - One stop for information on Federal Government.
World Cat - lets you search the collections of libraries in your community and thousands more around the world. .
Wilson Biographies
Contains the full text of the biographies from more than 100 print volumes of biographical reference books published by H.W. Wilson.



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