Databases

Sirs Researcher

Accesses thousands of newspaper and magazine articles. Search your topic or pick one of their Leading Issues with PRO / CON information and Viewpoint articles. Extras include a Dictionary, Thesaurus and Maps. SIRS (Social Issues Resources Series)

WorldCat

A one stop search of library catalogs for participating libraries throughout the world. Using this database for your research allows you to find bibliographic records for monographs, serials, data files, musical scores, and audio/visual materials. This database allows you to discover or verify the titles necessary for your research and to locate the libraries that hold the materials you need. The database is updated every 10 seconds with new records and is a valuable tool for those wishing to borrow through Interlibrary Loan.

TOXNET

Toxnet provides access to a system of databases on toxicology, hazardous chemicals, and related areas. HSDB (Hazardous Substances Data Bank), CCRIS Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System) from the National Cancer Institute, and GENE-TOX (Genetic Toxicology/Mutagenicity Data Bank)and IRIS (Integrated Risk Information System) both from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).

First Research

Includes industry overview, trends, challenges, executive insight, employment statistics, labor statistics, key business ratios, state profiles and more. See Hoover's Online for company profile information.

Salem Health: Cancer

Complete access to several of Salem’s medical reference works, including Magill’s Medical Guide, Cancer, Psychology and Mental Health, Genetics & Inherited Conditions, Infectious Diseases & Conditions, and Compilmentary & Alternative Medicine.