The Library of Rowan College at Burlington County

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Databases A-Z

Please note this list of databases is for on-campus access only.


Academic Search Premier
Full-text journal articles  All subject areas and disciplines

Artemis Literary Sources
Cross-search extensive literature resources and criticisms • Primary sources and full text works • Author biographies and more

Image collection of artwork from museums worldwide • Topical study guides

Biomes of the Earth Online
In-depth, encyclopedic entries • Discussions on climate, geography, ecology and inhabitants of each biome

Business Source Elite
Business periodicals and magazines • Trade publications and top management journals

CINAHL with Full-Text
Collection of nursing and allied health journals • Full-text and peer-reviewed

Communication & Mass Media Complete
Scholarly articles in full-text • Includes research information

Contemporary Authors
Biographical information on authors, poets, playwrights • Personal life, career, critiques and essays

CQ Researcher
In-depth reports on hot topics • Topic overviews, background, pro/con, and research on issues

Credo Reference
General and subject-specific reference materials • Browse with Mind Map, and direct link to other RCBC digital resources

eBook Collection
Compilation of books in electronic form • Subjects include social sciences, business, science and technology

Ebook Central
Large collection of college-level ebooks • Full-length ebooks in a ll subject areas ; includes a comprehensive reference collection

Encyclopedia of Environment and Society
Digital reference source • Focuses on complex socioenvironmental issues resulting from the intersection of people and nature

Encyclopedia of Libertarianism
Digital reference source • Information on the political philosophy of libertarianism

Encyclopedia of Life Sciences
Life sciences reference • Topics include biochemistry, genetics, neuroscience and evolution

ERIC - Education Resource Information Center
Educational literature, research and information • Curriculum development materials

Filmakers Library Online
Award-winning, full-length documentaries • Historical and current experiences from diverse traditions and cultures

Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Full encyclopedic entries • Maps, biographies and images

Articles on environmental issues • Government documents and reports

Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Full-text scholarly journals on many medical disciplines • Focus on nursing and allied health

History Databases - Facts on File
American, African-American, World and Ancient/Medieval history • Biographies, timelines and events

Hospitality and Tourism Complete
Full-text articles and industry data • Scholarly articles, magazines, company and country reports, books and newspapers

INTELECOM Online Resources Network
Video clips • History, health, math, science, green studies, politics, psychology, sociology and more

Issues & Controversies
Summary of major issues in the news • Includes argument comparisons and historical overview

JSTOR- Language & Literature Collection
Full-text, scholarly digital library • Academic journals, books and primary sources

Streaming video • Educational, independent, popular, and world films and documentaries

Legal Information Reference Center
Full-text of select books • Legal forms including state-specific and how-to instructions

Literary Reference Center
Information on authors and their works • Biographies, articles, plot summaries, reviews and interviews

Literature Resource Center
Scholarly journals and selected full-text of works • Biographies, criticism, comparisons and overviews

MasterFile Elite
Magazines, reference books and primary source documents • Image collection with photos, maps and flags

MiddleSearch Plus
Biographies, historical essays and primary source documents • Geared toward middle school students and curriculum

Military OneSource
Free, confidential DOD-funded program • Information and resources, including deployment, education, employment and childcare assistance

NBC Learn Higher Ed
Videos and transcripts from NBC networks • Includes NBC Nightly News, the TODAY show, Dateline, MSNBC and CNBC networks

Newspaper Source Plus
Full-text articles from 850+ newspapers • Television and radio transcripts

Associate Press articles • Holdings are most current 30 days and include WorldStream, Financial and Politics/Government

Nexis Uni
Formerly LexisNexis Academic • State and Federal legal cases, statutes and regulations • Company information - SEC filings, dossiers, etc.

Fiction and nonfiction book and reading recommendations • Book discussion guides and expert reviews

NoveList K-8
Focus on books for younger readers • Reading and writing concepts and literacy improvement

Opposing Viewpoints In Context
Research on social issues • News and academic journal articles, statistics, multiple viewpoints on topics

Nursing journals • Current subscriptions to AJN, MCN, Nursing and Nursing Made Incredibly Easy

Oxford English Dictionary
Digital reference source • Discover the meaning, history and pronunciation of English words

Points of View Reference Center
Information on current issues • Includes overview, arguments and guides for critical analysis

ProQuest Research Library 
Full-text journal articles • Extensive coverage across all subject areas and disciplines 

Full-text, peer-reviewed articles from the American Psychological Association (APA) and allied organizations • Use advanced search to limit for gender, age and more

Reference USA
Business and residential reference and research • Job postings and internship listings

Referencia Latina
Spanish-language database • Content from encylopedias, dictionaries and magazines

Regional Business News
News coverage composed of metropolitan and rural area news outlets • Includes transcripts, trade publications and news wires

Scientific American
Science and technology articles • Authors span multiple disciplines

Small Business Reference Center
State-specific resources including start-up kits and business plans • Full-text of periodicals and books

Teacher Reference Center
Peer-reviewed articles • Includes assessment, current pedagogical research and resources on curriculum development

Web News
Real-time access to general and business news feeds from around the world

Westlaw Campus Research
For paralegal students • Case law, statutes and court rules, legal briefs, citations, and proposed and enacted legislation

Writer's Reference Center
Guide to the fundamentals of writing • Includes grammar and style guides