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[TRAVELER] - Part of the Arkansas Traveler Project provided by the Arkansas State Library. Can be used remotely via library card!
[IN-HOUSE] - Database can only be accessed inside the Library.

 
The most comprehensive ABI/INFORM™ database, this comprises ABI/INFORM Global, ABI/INFORM Trade and Industry, and ABI/INFORM Dateline. The database features thousands of full-text journals, dissertations, working papers, key business and economics periodicals such as the Economist, country-and industry-focused reports, and downloadable data. Its international coverage gives researchers a complete picture of companies and business trends around the world. [TRAVELER]
 
This is the quintessential accountant's database. It brings together highly ranked global and scholarly journals with key resources for locating quick and precise results covering current news and topics, as well as the trends and history influencing important accounting and tax issues of the day. [TRAVELER]
 
Topics dealing with the history, current events, and culture of African-Americans. [TRAVELER]
 
Details in-depth histories of African-Americans
 
Discusses the history of African Americans from pre-colonial times to the present. Includes memoirs, letters, family histories, newspapers, oral histories, and city directories, providing historical evidence to help understand and interpret past events. For high school and college students, as well as general readers. [TRAVELER]
 
This bibliographic database, produced by the National Agricultural Library, consists of worldwide literature citations for journal articles, monographs, proceedings, theses, patents, translations, audiovisual materials, computer software, and technical reports pertaining to all aspects of agriculture and related fields. [TRAVELER]
 
Find information on topic related to business, education, government, politics and more from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette, Pine Bluff Commercial, USA Today and more.
 
American Civil War Reference Library offers comprehensive and wide ranging research options on this compelling era of American history. Material in each of the three titles has been reviewed by an independent advisory board for its curriculum relevance and its accessibility to students in grades 6-12. [TRAVELER]
 
Online source for the rich history and culture of America.
 
Includes Federal Census Records through 1940, Military Records, City Directories, Maps, and many valuable Genealogy resources. [IN-HOUSE]
 
Find information on state issues and events including business, companies, economics, education, government and politics.
 
College search for all Arkansas colleges and universities.
 
The premier reference and marketing database marketed to Library, Academic, and Government institutions throughout the U.S.
 
An A-Z biographical reference that focuses on individual artists and groups in all popular styles active from 1990 to the present, including those in rock, rhythm and blues, rap, country, electronica, jazz, vocal and classical. Features include select discographies, bibliographies, a glossary of musical terms, and other information. Also features appendix essays on various topics including the music industry, rap, and grunge. [TRAVELER]
 
This database enables you to search essential banking industry publications for information about the financial services industry, banking and industry trends. [TRAVELER]
 
This database, with 600 full text titles, is the most comprehensive Canadian reference collection available today. Accessible to readers and researchers at every level, CBCA Complete features a highly-respected, diversified mix of publications, including scholarly journals, trade publications, dissertations, books, newspapers and magazines. [TRAVELER]
 
This database offers unparalleled access to the full text of over 190 Canadian newspapers from Canada's leading publishers. This full text database includes the complete available electronic backfile for most newspapers, providing full access to the articles, columns, editorials and features published in each. Some backfiles date as far back as the late 1970s. [TRAVELER]
 
The Congressional Record is the official record of the proceedings and debates of the United States Congress. It is published daily when Congress is in session. FDsys contains Congressional record volumes from 140 (1994) to the present. At the back of each daily issue is the "Daily Digest," which summarizes the day's floor and committee activities.
 
Presents the cultural similarities within a country that set it apart from others by examining over 200 countries to document the myriad ways in which culture defines and separates the nations of the world as much as geographical borders do. Surveys each country's shared values, behaviors and cultural variations from foods and rituals to pastimes and arts, using a standard entry format for easy comparison. [TRAVELER]
 
Kids can explorer cultures, foods, animals, and more from each country! [TRAVELER]
 
Reciples, sports, flags, and more from each of the Canadian provinces. [TRAVELER]
 
States and facts for every state in the United States. [TRAVELER]
 
Quick stats and facts at the top of categories like Population and Government. [TRAVELER]
 
 
DFA Arkansas State Tax Forms:  Official Arkansas Government site for tax forms.
 
The directories available for searching include 740,715 entries. [TRAVELER]
 
People Search, Merriam Webster's Encyclopedia of Literature, Merriam Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, Biographical Dictionary, Geographical Dictionary, and their Collegiate Dictionary. [TRAVELER]
 
For learners who want to practice their skills before taking the real DMV test. The site provides practice tests for the state of Arkansas. 
 
A wealth of resources to help preschoolers and children in the early grades grasp critical early childhood themes. (Optimized for tablets) [TRAVELER]
 
provides a comprehensive overview of the history of the regions of the American continents in which two of the world's first civilizations developed: Mesoamerica (the name for the lands in which ancient civilizations arose in Central America and Mexico) and the Andes Mountains region of South America (in present-day Peru and parts of Bolivia, northern Argentina, and Ecuador). [TRAVELER]
 
Starting a Research Paper? Find your Research Topic here. [TRAVELER]
 
Kids can search for anything with this service. [TRAVELER]
 
News, history, and information on science and famous scientists. [TRAVELER]
 
World Book's excellent editorial content, rich media, and interactive features in Spanish for young learners. [TRAVELER]
 
Explores the social, medical, legal and political issues related to drugs and alcohol and associated behaviors. Includes emerging topics and developments in the many fields of addiction studies. [TRAVELER]
 
Examines the philosophical and ethical issues underlying contemporary and historical environmental issues, policies, and debates. Covers concepts, institutions, topics, events and people, including global warming, animal rights, environmental movements, alternative energy, green chemistry, industrial ecology, and eco-sabotage. [TRAVELER]
 
This encyclopedia spans the globe to explain the issues behind crimes against humanity and human rights issues as they relate to individual countries and the world at large. It traces the history of events that qualify as genocide and crimes against humanity, profiles perpetrators and heroes, and explains international laws and law proceedings aimed at ending genocide and crimes against humanity. [TRAVELER]
 
A four-volume survey of the history, cultures, geography and religions of India from ancient times to the present day. Includes more than 600 entries, arranged alphabetically. [TRAVELER]
 
This encyclopedia looks at Islam's role in the modern world, doing so in the context of the religion's history and development over the last 13 centuries. Containing thematic articles, biographies of key figures, definitions, illustrations, maps and more, this new encyclopedia fills a need in this key area of religious studies. [TRAVELER]
 
Provides a comprehensive, multidisciplinary view of Latin American history and culture from prehistoric times to the present. Covers cultural issues and includes numerous biographical profiles of important figures in politics, letters and the arts. [TRAVELER]
 
Covers the failure of the U.S. economy and its gradual recovery, with special attention to the New Deal, as well as the global situation, including the rise of Hitler. The Almanac covers the era in 16 subject chapters. Biographies profiles 29 major figures of the period. Primary Sources features annotated excerpts from speeches, newspaper and magazine articles, literature, and other documents from the period. [TRAVELER]
 
The set covers the modern history of the Middle East and North Africa, with major sections on Colonialism and Imperialism, the World Wars, the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and the United Nations involvement in the region. Each country in the region is reviewed, detailing its population, economy and government. [TRAVELER]
 
This database bridges theory with practice, covering a wide spectrum of resources useful to educators, researchers, students and practitioners. Content ranges from the scholarly - including journals, dissertations, working papers and conference proceedings - to a full toolkit of practical guides, templates, forms, sample business plans and tips from successful entrepreneur in a wide range of formats - from video to downloadable Word and Excel files, as well as traditional text and PDFs. [TRAVELER]
 
The collection contains environmental science related full-text articles, granular access to figures and tables within articles, environmental impact statements, and the entire range of bibliographic records from Environmental Sciences and Pollution Management (ESPM). ESPM provides unparalleled and comprehensive coverage of the environmental sciences drawn from over 10,000 serials including scientific journals, conference proceedings, reports, monographs, books and government publications. [TRAVELER]
 
This database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to education-related literature. ERIC provides coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs. [TRAVELER]
 
Ethnic NewsWatch™ includes current journals, magazines, and newspapers from ethnic and independent presses. Content covers 1990-present, with specialized coverage of the following ethnic categories: African American/Caribbean/African; Arab/Middle Eastern; Asian/Pacific Islander; European/Eastern European; Hispanic; Jewish; Native People. It is updated daily with new content and contains over 2 million full text articles. [TRAVELER]
 
Provides a broad overview of costume traditions of diverse cultures from prehistoric times to the present day. Examines more than 430 items of human decoration and adornment, ranging from togas to turbans, necklaces to tennis shoes. Explores how and why items were created, the people who made them, and their uses. [TRAVELER]
 
Find books, articles,  and other type of materials on the subject you need, most in index and/or abstract format. 
 
Provides reliable, up-to-date digital media essential for researchers, educators, travelers, and logistics and international trade professionals.  
 
Covers the failure of the U.S. economy and its gradual recovery, with special attention to the New Deal, as well as the global situation, including the rise of Hitler. The Almanac covers the era in 16 subject chapters. Biographies profiles 29 major figures of the period. Primary Sources features annotated excerpts from speeches, newspaper and magazine articles, literature, and other documents from the period. [TRAVELER]
 
Discover your family history today! [TRAVELER]
 
This database contains proprietary information about more than 40,000 public and non-public companies and 225,000 key executives. Hoover's, widely recognized as a leader in company data, delivers in depth industry analyses, information on a company's location, summary financials, top competitors, top officers and more. [TRAVELER]
 
Official Government site for IRS forms and information.
 
Provides free access to thousands of case studies, evaluations, white papers, and issue briefs addressing some of the world's most pressing social problems.
 
Simplifies the job search process by allowing users to find daily updated local, regional and national jobs from a simple user interface that is purpose-built for one task—search and apply for jobs!
 
Information on current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more, with easy, subject-based search tree to help find just what you need.
 
Kids Search is designed especially for youth in grades K-8.  Includes Primary Search,   Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, TOPICsearch, Funk & Wagnalss and EBSCO Animals databases, featuring full-text articles. [TRAVELER]
 
Offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life.
 
Legal forms for leases, mortgages, deeds, bill of sale, power of attorney, wills, divorce, and many other Arkansas legal forms.  Also includes employment law handbook, elder law handbook, financial statements, and over 1,500 sample letters pertaining to many legal issues.
 
This database currently abstracts and indexes over 440 periodicals from more than 68 countries and in more than 20 different languages. Subject coverage includes all aspects of librarianship, library users, information retrieval and more. [TRAVELER]
 
MEDLINE® is a bibliographic database produced by the U.S. National Library of Medicine. The database contains millions of citations, derived from thousands of biomedical and life science journals, and indexed with Medical Subject Headings (MeSH®) from the NLM controlled vocabulary. Extending back to 1946, annual input now exceeds 700,000 citations. [TRAVELER]
 
Designed to meet the pressing need for a lucid, comprehensive and objective overview of the people, events and documents that are key to understanding the region. [TRAVELER]
 
Provides data on more than 385,000 investment offerings, including stocks, mutual funds, and similar vehicles, along with real-time global market data on more than 8 million equities, indexes, futures, options, commodities, and precious metals, in addition to foreign exchange and Treasury markets.
 
Major provider of news and information to public libraries, colleges and universities, schools, government and military libraries, genealogists and others around the world. 
 
This database provides succinct analytical articles covering world and regional economic and political developments of major significance. It evaluates issues and events within a coherent political, social and economic framework. Additionally, it contains objective, multi-disciplinary articles compiled by an extensive international network of over 1,000 faculty members at Oxford and other leading universities around the world, as well as think-tanks and institutes of international standing. [TRAVELER]
 
This database is an insider's guide to healthcare research, development and regulatory issues. [TRAVELER]
 
Find information on community issues and events including business, , education, government, people in the news, politics and more.
 
PBJCL's Digital Gallery provides free and open access to materials digitized by the Pine Bluff/Jefferson County Library's collections that include city directories, yearbooks, and more. We hope that these resources will help any person interested in learning more about the history of Pine Bluff and its surrounding Jefferson County communities.
 
Presents in-depth profiles of each American president and his administration. Includes black-and-white portraits of the presidents and extensive bibliographies. Also features a new history of the White House and a general introduction to the presidency. [TRAVELER]
 
Designed for professional educators, this database provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports.Professional Development Collection is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world. [TRAVELER]
 
Pronunciator provides both guided and self‐directed instruction for 80 foreign languages, and ESL for 50 non‐English languages, along with a Course  Designer which allows for the creation and deployment of custom courses by educators. [TRAVELER]
 
This database serves as the central resource for researchers at all levels. Covering more than 160 subjects areas, ProQuest Central is the largest aggregated database of periodical content. This award-winning online reference resource features a highly-respected, diversified mix of content including scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, books, newspapers, reports and videos. [TRAVELER]
 
This database focuses on business and financial news from the eastern hemisphere. It covers Asian business and financial information from key international publications. [TRAVELER]
 
This database 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. [TRAVELER]
 
ProQuest Career & Technical Education is the definitive source for vocational information. The database includes nearly 600 titles, with more than 500 available in full text for quick access to research on virtually any technical topic. [TRAVELER]
 
This database is a premium resource for those who need access to comprehensive coverage of computer topics. The database includes numerous titles, most of them in full text, allowing users to search records dating back to the early 1990's. [TRAVELER]
 
ProQuest Criminal Justice is a comprehensive database supporting research on crime, its causes and impacts, legal and social implications, as well as litigation and crime trends. As well as U.S. and international scholarly journals, it includes correctional and law enforcement trade publications, crime reports, crime blogs and other material relevant for researchers or those preparing for careers in criminal justice, law enforcement and related fields. [TRAVELER]
 
This is for the ebrary collection provided by ProQuest. [TRAVELER]
 
ProQuest® Education Journals gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education. [TRAVELER]
 
This database contains the latest European business and financial information. Includes quality resources such as The Economist, Fortune and European Business Journal. [TRAVELER]
 
This database includes journals and magazines covering an enormous range of health subjects, from sports injuries to women's health, from food and nutrition to midwifery, from eye care to dentistry. [TRAVELER]
 
This database offers reliable, comprehensive journal coverage of clinical and biomedical topics, consumer health, health administration and more. [TRAVELER]
 
This database is a collection of reliable and relevant resources in the field of health administration, including journals and dissertations. [TRAVELER]
 
This database covers topics across all government and military branches, including international relations, political science, criminology, defense, aeronautics and space flight, communications, civil engineering and more. It includes over 550 titles, with more than 370 available in full-text, allowing you to search over 3.5M records, dating back to the early 1990's. [TRAVELER]
 
This database's detailed indexing helps users quickly find the news information they need. Each issue of each newspaper is indexed thoroughly, so researchers have access to not only top news stories but also the information contained on the various sections of the papers. The indexing covers not only complete bibliographic information but also companies, people, products, etc. [TRAVELER]
 
This database offers reliable, comprehensive coverage of the fields of nursing and allied health including journals, video, dissertations, reference books and more. [TRAVELER]
 
This database gives users access to hundreds of leading political science and international relations journals, providing full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. In addition, over a thousand recent full-text doctoral dissertations on political science topics are included, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country profiles, political news and other sources. [TRAVELER]
 
This database provides abstracts and indexing for more than 640 titles, with over 540 titles available in full text. Many titles are indexed in PsycINFO. Coverage ranges from behavioral, clinical, cognitive, developmental, experimental, industrial and social psychology, along with personality, psychobiology and psychometrics. [TRAVELER]
 
This database provides a wide range of primarily full-text, international periodicals for diverse religious and spiritual studies, covering formal theological studies of major religions, as well as the most recent trends and scholarly thought. Included are titles from religious publishing bodies and nondenominational organizations. The resource reflects a wide spectrum of religious belief systems and supports the global study of religion. [TRAVELER]
 
Learn how to conduct research, whether it's first thinking about an idea, finding information, citing sources, avoiding plagiarism, and more. [TRAVELER]
 
ProQuest Research Library provides one-stop access to thousands of full-text periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer. Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, professional and trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 subjects and topics. in all instances. [TRAVELER]
 
News, history, and information on science and famous scientists. [TRAVELER]
 
This database offers indexing and full text for hundreds of academic journals, providing extensive coverage across a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work and sociology. [TRAVELER]
 
This database covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse and addiction and more. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts. [TRAVELER]
 
This database offers top-line international market research overviews focusing on 40+ industries in more than 40 countries worldwide, including regional summaries. It provides market size, share, forecasts and segments. [TRAVELER]
 
This database is an essential resource for anyone researching the industry or its technology. Whether you’re looking for the latest news on WAP technology, following market penetration of new technologies, or gathering information about the key players in this field, ProQuest Telecommunications helps you stay one step ahead. The database includes over 140 titles, with more than 115 available in full text. Search more than 600,000 records, dating back to the early 1990's. [TRAVELER]
 
Provides an understanding of commonly studied math concepts by illustrating their use in everyday life in everyday tasks, such as buying insurance, constructing a budget, reading graphs, adjusting cooking recipes or planning for retirement. Topics are designed to support the modern mathematics curriculum and contain examples related to the global economy. [TRAVELER] 
 
The three-volume Reconstruction Era Reference Library provides targeted information on post-Civil War America, from the end of the war in 1865 to the Compromise of 1877. [TRAVELER] 
 
Salem Health brings online access to Salem Press’ award-winning health reference works. [IN-HOUSE]
 
Salem History: Salem's complimentary database, Salem History, offers carholders access to online sources of printed historical reference. [IN-HOUSE]
 
Salem Literature is a robust online database that includes the complete content of printed reference sets. [IN-HOUSE]
 
Resources written with the needs of students and patrons in mind spanning many scientific fields. [IN-HOUSE]
 
Editorially-Selected Resources Supporting Research Assignments. [TRAVELER]
 
Easy access to Social Security online services.
 
Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators. [TRAVELER]
 
Techboomers.com is a free educational website that teaches older adults and other inexperienced Internet users with basic computer skills about websites that can help improve their quality of life.
 
Hundreds of customizable, interactive timelines of important events throughout history. (Optimized for tablets) [TRAVELER]
 
Traveler databases offer magazines, books, encyclopedias, and other resources to all Arkansas residents. Research current events, science, business, health, notable people, hobbies, and much more from your library, school, home or office.  Ask how to access Traveler at your college/university, public library or school. (How to Use Database) [TRAVELER]
 
Tuition Funding Sources is a private website designed to help students find scholarships, college and career information. TFS offers students the largest scholarship database in the world with over $41 Billion in scholarship awards along with a career personality test and detailed college and career information.
 
This series covers 20th-century events and social history beginning in 1900 and ending in 1999, written expressly for middle school students. Each decade is covered in one volume. Topics for each decade include: Headline Makers, Topics in the News, Arts and Entertainment, Business and the Economy, Education, Government, Politics, and Law, Lifestyles and Social Trends, Medicine and Health, Science and Technology, and Sports. [TRAVELER]
 
Covers the causes symptoms, diagnoses, tests, treatments and prognoses of health problems; the main systems of the human body, including the circulatory system, the endocrine system, special senses and much more; and a detailed examination of nutrition, and medical and mental health issues. [TRAVELER]
 
Gale Virtual Reference Library offers you a collection of premier reference books that you can view and search online. [TRAVELER]
 
People in History, Events in History, Maps & Flags, Timelines, Science Diagrams, Science Projects and Career Ideas. For the elementary and middle school students.
 
The premier resource for students and researchers at the university level with comprehensive reference tool that includes encyclopedia, multimedia, e-book, and primary source databases, fully integrated in a single search. (Optimized for tablets) [TRAVELER]
 
A powerful reference tool designed for high school students and adults. (Optimized for tablets) [TRAVELER]
 
World Book Discover
Reference resources for students reading below grade level because of language or learning difficulties, with content and tools specifically developed for these students. [TRAVELER]
 
The World Book Web is a suite of online research tools that includes encyclopedia articles, primary source collections, educator tools, student activities, pictures, audio, and video, complemented by current periodicals and related Web sites. [TRAVELER]
 
Engaging content, features, and tools developed especially for young students. [TRAVELER]
 
A mainstay to meet the research needs of students in primary/elementary and middle school with thousands of articles and multimedia. (Optimized for tablets) [TRAVELER]
 
For advanced researchers and information seekers. [TRAVELER]