Trial Database - All the World's Aircraft

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All the World's Aircraft sets the standard in aviation reference, providing exhaustive technical detail on civil and military aircraft in production or under development around the world.

Trial Database - Merck Index Online

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Merck Index Online
Offers the same highly authoritative information as the print edition in a convenient and easily searchable full text database. It contains over 11,500 monographs including historic records not available in the print edition. Merck Index Online will be updated regularly with accurate information curated by experts.

Trial Database - Global Road Warrior

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Global Road Warrior
Covers 175 countries and addresses 22 categories of interest to travelers, including: business, communications, demographics, security, society and culture, transportation, and travel essentials. Also includes maps and photographs.

Trial Database - Brittanica Image Quest

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Britannica Image Quest
Contains nearly 3 million rights-cleared images from over 50 of the best collections in the world, including: The Bridgeman Art Gallery, Dorling Kindersley Images, Getty Images, the National Portrait Gallery of London, the National Geographic Society, Oxford Scientific and more.

New Database - Academic Search Complete

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Academic Search Complete
One of the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 8,500 full-text periodicals, including more than 7,300 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 13,200 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.

New Database - EBL eBook Library

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EBL Ebook Library
Provides recent content in subjects relevant to the SDCC community from several prominent academic publishers, including Blackwell, Brill, Cambridge University Press, Crossway, Elsevier, Good News, John Wiley, Taylor & Francis, and more.

New Database - EBSCO eBook Academic

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eBook Academic Collection
Contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter, and is a strong complement for any academic collection. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that users will have access to information relevant to their research needs.Includes leading university presses such as Oxford University Press, State University of New York Press, Cambridge University Press, University of California Press, MIT Press, Harvard University Press and many others. Additional academic publishers include Elsevier Ltd., Brill Academic Publishers, Taylor & Francis Ltd, Sage Publications, Ltd. and John Wiley & Sons, Inc.

New Database - Statista

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Statista is the first statistics portal in the world to integrate over 60,000 diverse topics of data and facts from over 10,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Categorized into over 20 market sectors, Statista provides business customers, researchers, and the academic community with direct access to relevant quantitative facts on agriculture, finance, politics, and many more areas of interest.

Download E-books to Your Laptop and Read Offline on Your Tablet

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With Adobe® Digital Editions you can download ebooks from ebrary and netlibrary (Ebsco ebook collections), and saved pdfs from PsycBOOKS and ATLA Monographs to read later without needing an Internet connection. 


About Adobe® Digital Editions 

Adobe® Digital Editions software offers an engaging way to view and manage eBooks and other digital publications. Use it to download and purchase digital content, which can be read both online and offline. Transfer copy-protected eBooks from your personal computer to other computers or devices. Organize your eBooks into a custom library and annotate pages. Digital Editions also supports industry-standard eBook formats, including PDF/A and EPUB.


Installing Adobe® Digital Editions

Click on Download Now and follow the directions. After installation, the Setup Assistant wizard prompts you to activate Adobe Digital Editions (you must be online during this process). During activation, you have the option to authorize your computer with an Adobe ID. If you don't have an Adobe ID, creating one is free and only takes a minute. The Adobe ID enables you to transfer items protected by digital rights management (DRM) between up to 6 computers or devices and restore them after a data loss or system reinstallation.   Return to Activation Screen and enter your new Adobe ID (your email address) and password.  Visit the Adobe® Digital Editions online library to browse and download free sample items including complete books as well as preview chapters from leading publishers.



Directions for Downloading E-books

In ebrary, you can Download an entire document as an e-book in Adobe® Digital Editions. Check here for directions. Note: when the download dialog box opens, you will probably have to Browse your computer for Adobe® Digital Editions in order to open the ebook.


In Ebsco ebook collections (netLibrary), you will see a Download (Offline) link, set the checkout period for the item, then open with Adobe® Digital Editions. Check here for directions. 


To read a chapter in from an ebook in PsycBOOKS, save the pdf on your computer. Open Adobe® Digital Editions, in Library View, click on Library | Add item to library. 


In ATLA Monographs, save a range of pages into a pdf, save it on your computer. Open Adobe® Digital Editions, in Library View, click on Library | Add item to library.  






New Proquest Databases!!!

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ABI/Inform Complete & Proquest Biology Journals are now available.

ABI/Inform Complete features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world.

Proquest Biology Journals provides access to a wide range of biology topics including some of the most popular information resources for users in academic, government and public research environments.

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