E-Source Databases by Category:
Academic Search Premiere This multi-disciplinary database provides full text for more than 4,600 journals, including full text for nearly 3,900 peer-reviewed titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for more than 1,000 titles.
AHFS Consumer Medication Information A trusted source and recognized standard for patient drug information, available in both English and Spanish. Published by the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, AHFS includes more than a thousand drug information monographs written in lay language for consumers and has been a Top Ten Award Winner in the Department of Health and Human Services National Consumer Education Materials Contest. This content is updated monthly.
American History Online A virtual library of political, military, social and cultural history spanning more than 500 years, this database is appropriate for students and researchers of all ages. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this source.
America’s News Search current and archived coverage of issues, events, people, government, sports and more with the largest collection of full-text U.S. newspapers. Includes staff-written articles, obituaries, editorials, announcements, real estate and other sections.
America’s News Magazines Find information on topics of current interest including business, education, the environment, history, homeschooling, science and technology. Features Newsweek, Popular Science, Field and Stream, Mother Earth News, Science Illustrated, Smithsonian and more for homework help and current events.
Ancestry Library Edition is a database of genealogical and historical documents, including US Census Records from 1790 to 1930, immigration, vital, military, court and church records, city directories, Social Security Death Index, and much more. This fuller version of Ancestry.com is made available for use in the library through the New Hampshire State Library. If you cannot make it to the library in person, try HeritageQuest Online (see below).
Auto Repair Reference Center ARRC is based on the Chilton Total Car Care series of automotive repair manuals. It includes step-by-step procedures for repair, labor time estimates for various repairs, printable wiring diagrams, Technical Service Bulletins, and more. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this e-source.
Business Source Premier (EBSCOHost) This database includes abstracts and full-text articles from business and finance periodicals. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this e-source.
Consumer Health Complete (EBSCOHost) This database includes abstracts and full-text articles from a variety of consumer health periodicals. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this e-source.
ERIC is a database designed especially for professional educators. It includes articles and documents on education research and practice.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia Over 25,000 encyclopedic entries covering a variety of subject areas.
Goffstown News (1/8/2009 to current): Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from current and archived issues of the Goffstown News. Updated daily, it includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections.
GreenFILE Offers well-researched information covering all aspects of human impact to the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles includes content on global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.
Health Source – Consumer Edition (EbscoHost) Search for periodical articles on health and medical topics.
HeritageQuest Online is another database of genealogical and historical documents, including US Census Records and indexes from 1790 to 1930, vital records, maps, wills, genealogical serials and family histories. HeritageQuest Online is made available through the New Hampshire State Library.
Issues and Controversies is a database that helps researchers understand the crucial issues we face today, exploring more than 800 hot topics in business, politics, government, education, and popular culture. Updated weekly, with links to a 12-year back-file, Issues and Controversies offers in-depth articles made to inspire thought-provoking debates. This database is great for research papers and debate prep.
Kid Search (EBSCOHost) This database indexes periodicals that are of interest to younger researchers as well as those titles that are likely to be useful for school assignments. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this e-source.
Library & Information Science and Technology Abstracts Indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals, and nearly 125 selective journals; plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
Literary Reference Center (EBSCOHost) A full-text literary database that combines information about authors and works across literary disciplines and timeframes from major respected reference works, books, and literary journals.
Magazines and Newspapers This suite of databases provides abstracts and full-text articles from a variety of general interest magazines and newspapers. It is a good choice for adults or young adults who are looking for information about a topic or a specific article from a major periodical. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this e-source
Mango helps libraries support the wide variety of language diversity by offering 61 languages, including: Brazilian Portuguese, Italian, Spanish, Greek, Japanese, French, German, Russian, Mandarin Chinese, Polish, and ESL languages. Mango is the way to fulfill all your professional, personal and educational language needs. Now including Language Learning Through Film. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this e-source.
MAS Ultra-School Edition Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. More than 360 full text reference books, 85,670 biographies, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines.
Middle Search Plus Provides full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for thousands of biographies and historical essays. Also contains 84,774 biographies, 105,786 primary source documents, and a School Image Collection of photos, maps and flags.
NewsBank This database provides full-text articles from: The Union Leader and the NH Sunday News since 1989; from The Concord Monitor since October 2002; and the Goffstown News since January 2009. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this source.
NoveList K-8 is a reader’s advisory for juvenile fiction. It enables kids to enter authors, titles, series, or subjects of fictional works that they have enjoyed, and the database will produce a list of similar works based on the selected criteria. Now non-fiction, too!
NoveList Plus is a revolutionary, easy to use database that you search for titles, articles, and recommended reading lists using features like plot summary. Search through fiction & now non-fiction, too.
Professional Development Collection 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. This is the most comprehensive collection of full text education journals in the world.
Regional Business News Comprehensive full text coverage for regional business publications. Regional Business News incorporates coverage of more than 80 regional business publications covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Salud en Espanol Comprehensive evidence-based reports and fact sheets in Spanish on all aspects of consumer health and wellness. Topic specific reports covering all aspects of health offer valuable overviews on diseases, conditions, procedures and various treatments.
Science Online This database presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments. Appropriate for both students and adults. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this source.
Searchasaurus is a reference database for elementary and middle school students. It provides an exciting graphical interface designed for young researchers to experience online searching. Click here for a tutorial on how to use this source.
Small Engine Repair Reference Center (EbscoHost) Small Engine Repair Reference Center contains thousands of accurate and concise step-by-step maintenance and repair instructions for hundreds of small engine machines and their supporting components.
Student Research Center Student resource for research, designed for students in grades 6 through 12, including Magazines, Newspapers, Biographies, Country Reports, Film & Video.
Union Leader (1/1/1989 to current): Find full-text articles on local news, issues, events, people and much more from current and archived issues of the Union Leader. Updated daily, it includes obituaries, editorials, announcements, sports, real estate and other sections.