Elsevier Freedom Collection
This collection of Elsevier e-journals expands the library’s access beyond to the Elsevier journals already subscribed by the library. By subscribing to the Freedom Collection, the library gains online access to almost all non-subscribed Elsevier journals at a significantly reduced rate, allowing the library to have online access to most current Elsevier journals from 1995 to present.
Foundation Directory Online
Updated weekly, Foundation Directory Online provides the most current information on U.S. funders and their grants. The database lists over 100,000 U.S. foundations and corporate donors, over 2.4 million recent grants, and over half a million key decision makers.
JSTOR includes over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials valuable for academic work. Journals are always included from volume 1, issue 1. Beginning in 2011, current issues for more than 150 journals will be available on JSTOR as part of the Current Scholarship Program. Support would go towards purchasing new collections and annual access fees.
Project Muse Journals
Project Muse Ebooks
Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social science content for the scholarly community. Since 1995 the MUSE journal collections have supported a wide array of research needs at academic, public, special, and school libraries worldwide. MUSE is the trusted source of complete, full-text versions of scholarly journals from many of the world's leading university presses and scholarly societies, with over 120 publishers currently participating. UPCC Book Collections on Project MUSE, launched in January 2012, offer top quality book-length scholarship, fully integrated with MUSE's scholarly journal content.
ProQuest Historical Newspapers
Full-text and full-image articles for significant newspapers dating back to the 18th Century. Every issue of each title includes the complete paper-cover-to-cover, with full-page and article images in easily downloadable PDF format. The library has acquired some newspapers but not all. Funds would be used to purchase new newspapers or cover the annual content fee of already purchased papers.
Safari Tech Books Online
Safari Tech Books Online is the ideal ready-reference resource, providing a level of authority, flexibility, and currency unequalled by other online IT reference databases. Featuring over 11,800 titles, it covers the technologies most essential to users including certification, enterprise computing, Java, Linus/Unix, Web development, Windows, XML, and more. Users can search hundreds of books simultaneously online, saving time and quickly finding the information they need.
VAST: Academic Video Online
VAST: Academic Video Online is a platform for the delivery of streaming video that provides content from the BBC, PBS, Arthaus, CBS, Kino International, Documentary Educational Resources, California Newsreel, Opus Arte, The Cinema Guild, Pennabaker Hegedus Films, Psychotherapy.net, and hundreds of other partners. Newsreels, award-winning documentaries, field recording, interviews, lectures, training videos, and exclusive primary footage come together in a vast and powerful collection - 22,000 full-length videos by 2013.
Web of Science
Web of Science is a multidisciplinary citation database that covers over 12,000 of the highest impact journals worldwide and over 150,000 conference proceedings. Web of Science makes it possible to conduct cross-disciplinary research and 'drill down' into very specialized subfields within disciplines. Powerful tools within the database allow navigate forward or backward within a field of literature, identifying citation patterns and core publications, and finding all works that have cited an author or work. Coverage is from 1900 to current.