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ARBAonline 1997+   About ARBAonline   UTK Users (w/NetID)
Reviews of library reference materials from American Reference Books Annual. Please use VPN to access this database. Instructions about VPN may be found at

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)   About Children`s Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)  UTK Users (w/NetID)
CLCD is the premier single-source, single-search provider of online information to help educators and librarians find just the right books to meet their educational and collection management requirements.

ERIC via EBSCOHost 1966+   About ERIC via EBSCOHost  UTK Users (w/NetID)
The premiere database for journal articles and documents in all areas of education. Includes web access to the full-text of most ERIC documents (ED's) from 1993 to present. Many of the full text electronic documents, i.e. the ED or document section of ERIC, are now available again through ERIC.

Library & Information Science Source 1905+   About Library & Information Science Source  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Full-text access to core journals, books, research reports and proceedings.

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Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA) 1965+   About Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (LISTA)  UTK Users (w/NetID)

LISA: Library & Information Science Abstracts 1969+   About LISA: Library & Information Science Abstracts  UTK Users (w/NetID)

Ulrichsweb: Global Serials Directory   About Ulrichsweb: Global Serials Directory  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Ulrichsweb is the source of bibliographic and publisher information on more than 300,000 periodicals of all types academic and scholarly journals, Open Access publications, peer-reviewed titles, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more from around the world.

Web of Science 1900+   About Web of Science  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Citation index for sciences, social sciences, and humanities. Includes Conference Proceedings Citation Index and Book Citation Index. Journals indexed in Web of Science.
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Academic Search Premier   About Academic Search Premier  UTK Users (w/NetID)
This multi-disciplinary database covers magazines, scholarly journals, and newspapers and is a good place to start for any subject.

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ACM Digital Library 1950-   About ACM Digital Library  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) publications

Archive Finder   About Archive Finder   UTK Users (w/NetID)
A current directory of over 5,480 manuscript repositories and more than 132,000 collections of primary source material across the United States. Now includes ArchivesUSA and NIDS/UK Ireland. Limited to one simultaneous user. Click End Session when finished.

Books & Authors   About Books & Authors  UTK Users (w/NetID)
This database combines browseable menus and visual search technology to guide readers from every level of reading proficiency to books that match their interests. One of the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) databases.

Current Protocols in Bioinformatics 2002+   About Current Protocols in Bioinformatics  UTK Users (w/NetID)
This is a source of bioinformatics protocols for life scientists.

Emerald Journals   About Emerald Journals  UTK Users (w/NetID)
This is the entry point for online access to journals published by Emerald. We do not have access to their e-books or their databases.

Gale Academic OneFile 1602+   About Gale Academic OneFile  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Multidisciplinary full-text and citations database. One of the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) databases.

Gale Directory Library   About Gale Directory Library  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Online cross-searchable compendium to: Directory of Special Libraries and Information Centers; Encyclopedia of Associations: National Organizations; Encyclopedia of Associations: Regional, State, & Local Organizations; Gale Directory of Databases; Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media; Information Industry Directory; National Directory of Nonprofit Organizations; and Market Share Reporter.

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General OneFile 1980+   About General OneFile  UTK Users (w/NetID)
An interdisciplinary database covering general interest magazines, scholarly journals, newspapers, and more. One of the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) databases.

INSPEC 1896+   About INSPEC  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Physics, electrical engineering, computer and information technology, astronomy and geophysics. Please click "End Session" button to close your session.

LexisNexis Academic varies   About LexisNexis Academic  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Access over 6,000 news, business, and legal sources. Includes national and regional newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, international news, and non-English language sources.

New Librarianship   About New Librarianship  UTK Users (w/NetID)
A video streaming collection of broadcast-quality library and information management training videos.

Sage Journals Online   About Sage Journals Online   UTK Users (w/NetID)
Collection of more than 500 journals in Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine.

SAGE Research Methods Online   About SAGE Research Methods Online  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Resources for research methods in the social and health sciences. For more information go to

ScienceDirect Varies   About ScienceDirect  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Collection of Elsevier full-text journals and books. UT has access to contents marked with a green icon.

WEB-BLND current   About WEB-BLND  All Users
A bibliography of works for the blind, dyslexic, and visually impaired.

Wiley Online Library   About Wiley Online Library  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Full-text of selected Wiley journals and e-books. Check the Libraries' Catalog for titles not available online.

WorldCat 1000BC+   About WorldCat  UTK Users (w/NetID)
Over 52 million records of any type of material cataloged by more than 40,000 libraries around the world.

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