Academic Search Premier
This general scholarly collection provides journals in most academic fields, including biological sciences, economics, communications, computer sciences, engineering, language and linguistics, arts and literature, medical sciences and women's studies. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Congressional Quarterly reports provide in-depth journalism on current and controversial issues. Each report examines a single topic, such as parental rights or conflict in the Middle East, providing the user with a broad overview of the subject, including historical background and current controversies.
eBook Collection (EBSCOhost)
This database provides a collection of full-text eBooks on topics such as computer science, engineering, technology, and history. It also includes literary works, government documents, and other eBooks from resources such as Project Gutenberg and the Alex Catalogue of Electronic Texts. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Films on Demand
Films on Demand provides access to streaming video documentaries you can view on your computer. Video categories include humanities and social sciences, business and economics, health and medicine, science and mathematics, and archival films and newsreels. You can search for specific video segments, organize videos in folders, and create personal playlists and bookmarks.
Fuente Academica is a collection of Spanish language journals from Latin America, Portugal, and Spain. All major subject areas are covered with particular emphasis on agriculture, biological sciences, economics, history, law, literature, philosophy, psychology, public administration, religion, and sociology. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Subject categories include arts, biography, business, education, environment, history, law, literature, medicine, multicultural studies, nation and world, religion, science, and social sciences.
Idaho CIS - Career Information System
The Career Information System (CIS) is a resource from the Idaho Department of Labor designed to help you make informed career decisions. It includes information about careers, postsecondary education, financial aid, resume building, and finding jobs.
LCSC Research Excellence Journal & Symposium
2014 LCSC 8th Annual Research Symposium
The Lewis-Clark State College Research Symposium and Student Research Excellence Journal is a collection of research done by LCSC students. You may be able to present your research in the symposium and have your work published here.
MasterFILE Premier is a multidisciplinary database covering business, health, education, arts and the humanities, science, cultural issues, and much more. While the database contains some scholarly journal articles, the majority of sources are magazines, newspapers, reference books, travel books, biographies, primary sources, and an image collection of photos, maps, and flags. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
PBS Video Collection
PBS Video Collection covers many educational disciplines, including history, science and technology, diversity studies, business, and current events. Provides access to videos from Frontline, NOVA, American Experience, Odyssey, and films by Ken Burns and Michael Wood.
PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge. The complete text can be viewed in PDF format.
Reference Universe is a database that allows you to search article titles and/or back-of-the-book indexes for over 40,000 reference books such as encyclopedias, almanacs, and handbooks. It is designed to assist you in finding the most relevant and authoritative reference works to begin or expand your research.
Safari Books Online
Safari Books Online is a searchable database of current information technology, programming, and business books and manuals. Search across the full text of thousands of books to find the book, chapter and section you need or browse books by category to research any technical or business topic. It also includes browsing features and a reference section for quick answers.
Statistical Abstract of the United States
The ProQuest Statistical Abstract of the United States is the authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. The Census Bureau ceased production of the Statistical Abstract in 2012; however, newer versions are compiled and distributed by ProQuest. The annual portrait covers information such as population, education, trade, prices, foreign commerce, and international statistics, from many Federal agencies and private organizations, such as the Census Bureau, Bureau of Labor Statistics, and Bureau of Economic Analysis.
WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, covering books, journals, audiovisual materials, and more from 72,000 libraries in 170 countries. Materials may be available at LCSC or can be requested through interlibrary loan.
ABI/INFORM Complete - Trial Database available until May 17, 2015
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.
AtoZ World Business
AtoZ World Business provides resources on international business and trade, including country-specific business guides and world trade information. The articles include topics such as attire, time orientation, decision making, meetings, and negotiations.
Business Source Complete
Business Source Complete provides access to full-text journals in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Business Source Premier
Business Source Premier provides excellent Company Profiles, which are available to search from a link on the toolbar of the search page. For all other business-related searches, Business Source Complete is the better database because, as you may have guessed, it is more complete.
Marketing eBook Package. These eBooks provide in-depth statistical coverage of survey results, purchasing behavior, and marketing expenditures for consumes, in general, as well as for a variety of industries, including restaurants, healthcare, travel & tourism, and sports.
Regional Business News
Regional Business News provides regional business publications, such as news magazines, newspapers, and newswires from all metropolitan and rural areas in the United States, as well as some of Canada. Publications cover topics such as mergers, banking, finance, insurance, and advertising. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Small Business Reference Center
Small Business Reference Center is a resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business, offering full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, US tax forms, videos, and reference books. It also includes a help and advice section, state-specific resources, and “how to” and “lessons learned” videos. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Standard and Poor's Net Advantage
Standard and Poor’s Net Advantage provides information for investors on individual companies and industries. Topics include stock, bond, and mutual fund guides and reports; earnings and dividends reports; comprehensive company information; US industry surveys; and directories of companies, executives, and security dealers.
ERIC is a database of education literature, with an index of articles and books on a variety of subjects, including psychology, health, and teaching methods. The LCSC Library has a microfiche collection of ERIC documents. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts covers subjects including librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, and information management. It includes indexes of periodicals, books, research reports, and conference proceedings. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
MAS Ultra: School Edition
MAS Ultra: School Edition is a comprehensive database for high school libraries. It covers general interest and current events publications in topics including health, history, science, and careers. It includes indexes, abstracts, reference books, primary source documents, and an image collection of photos, maps, and flags. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Middle Search Plus
Middle Search Plus is a multidisciplinary database and index geared towards high school and middle school students. It includes topics such as health, math, literature, history, and current events. It contains materials such as journal articles, biographies, student pamphlets, primary source documents, and an image collection of photos, maps, and flags. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
NoveList K-8 is a readers’ advisory tool that provides access to full text reviews, annotations, and other information for thousands of works of fiction for children and young adults. It also includes resources for book talks, picture book extensions, and teaching.
Primary Search provides popular magazines and indexing for elementary school research. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). There is also a reference collection, student pamphlets and an image collection of photos, maps and flags. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Professional Development Collection
Professional Development Collection is a specialized database of journal articles and pamphlets for educators, librarians, and education researchers. It includes abstract and index coverage of professional development titles and journals covering topics in the field of education. The collection also provides education pamphlets, reports and monographs. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Resources for College Libraries
Resources for College Libraries covers the entire two-year and four-year college curriculum and provides a list of core titles from ACRL's Choice and Bowker that are essential for undergraduate study.
Scout - PBS Learning Media
Scout – PBS Learning Media provides access to research-based instructional resources including videos, interactives for the Interactive Whiteboard, sound and image files, mobile apps, lesson plans, and worksheets. Subjects include art, English, health, physical education, math, science, social studies, and professional development.
Teacher Reference Center
Teacher Reference Center provides journal coverage and indexing on education topics such as assessment, best practices, continuing education, pedagogical research, curriculum development, higher education, instructional media, literacy standards, administration, and teacher education. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
TOPICSearch is a multidisciplinary database with articles on topics like current events, medicine, business, psychology, humanities, law, and science. It includes indexing, international and regional newspapers, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
World Book Web
World Book Web is a set of research tools including encyclopedia articles, primary source documents, educator resources, student activities, periodicals, and pictures and video. The site has categories for schools and public libraries, as well as a Spanish version.
Alt HealthWatch provides citations and full text for complementary, alternative, and holistic health care publications. Although it contains journals, reports, conference proceedings, newsletters, pamphlets, original research, and book excerpts, most sources are not peer-reviewed. It includes subjects such as acupuncture, mind-body medicine, Chinese medicine, chiropractic, naturopathy, homeopathy, osteopathy, energy medicine, herbalism, aromatherapy, nutrition, childbirth, cross-cultural therapies, and veterinary medicine. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
AGRICOLA is a catalog for the National Agricultural Library, covering the library’s resources and other agricultural information. The library contains journal articles, book chapters, monographs, theses, patents, software, audiovisual materials, and technical reports. It covers topics such as animal and veterinary sciences, entomology, plant sciences, forestry, aquaculture and fisheries, farming, agricultural economics, nutrition, and environmental science. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
BioOne is a collection of research journals in the fields of organismal biology, ecology, zoology, and environmental science. Articles are full text and include all illustrations and links from the original printed articles. BioOne journals are published by scholarly societies, museums and other organizations, many of which are members of the American Institute for Biological Sciences.
CINAHL Plus with Full Text
CINAHL Plus has our most complete collection of peer-reviewed articles related to nursing and similar health topics, such as audiology, dentistry, emergency services, kinesiology, medical technology, nutrition, occupational and physical therapy, radiology, respiratory therapy, speech-language pathology, and surgery. It also indexes select journals of consumer health, biomedicine, and health sciences librarianship. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
The Cochrane Library is the leading resource for peer-reviewed systematic reviews in health care. The Cochrane Library also provides access to The Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), which details published articles taken from bibliographic databases (notably MEDLINE and EMBASE), and other published and unpublished sources.
Computer Source covers information and current trends in technology, with topics such as computer science, programming, artificial intelligence, cybernetics, information systems, robotics, and software. It also provides indexing and abstracts. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Consumer Health Complete
Consumer Health Complete provides content for consumer health, covering all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to alternative medicine. It covers topics such as aging, cancer, diabetes, drugs, fitness, nutrition, and children’s health. It also includes reports and a newswire in Spanish.
GeoRef covers North American geology from 1693 and the rest of the world from 1933. It contains references to geosciences journals, books, maps, conference papers, and reports. Covered topics include mineralogy, soil science, geologic time, crystallography, and limnology. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
GreenFILE offers information on the effects of humans on the environment. Its collection of scholarly, government, and general interest publications covers topics such as global warming, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, and recycling. The database also provides indexing and abstracts for some records. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Health Source: Consumer Edition provides citations and full text articles from consumer oriented journals on health topics including medicine, nutrition, childcare, sports medicine, cardiology, pediatrics, geriatrics, and women’s health. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides citations, abstracts, and full-text articles from journals on many medical disciplines. Its nursing coverage is particularly strong, and it also includes information on pharmacology, with books on all US prescription drugs, herbal and nutritional supplements, over-the-counter products and new and investigational drugs. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
MedicLatina is a Spanish-language collection of medical research and investigative journals. It covers topics such as oncology, drugs, neuroscience, cardiology, nephrology, pediatrics, reproduction, and hematology. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
MEDLINE (produced by the National Library of Medicine) provides abstracts and citations of peer-reviewed biomedical literature. The target audience is physicians and medical researchers. It covers subject areas including medicine, nursing, dentistry, biology, humanities, and communication disorders. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
PNAS Online is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed scientific journal from the National Academy of Sciences. All articles are provided in full-text, including figures, tables, equations, and references. Campus access only.
PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from Medline, life science journals and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher websites. A product of the National Library of Medicine, it covers medical fields such as nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, and the preclinical sciences.
Safari Books Online
Safari Books Online is an e-book library of technology and business books. It covers subjects such as computing, operating systems, software engineering, business, networking, programming, and information technology. The LCSC Library subscribes to 75 of these e-books.
Web of Science
Web of Science is a multidisciplinary database that provides citations to peer-reviewed scientific literature. Topics covered include biology, chemistry, clothing, textiles, interior design, communicative disorders, computer science, engineering, geography, geology, math, nursing, medicine, physics, psychology, science, and social work. Its citation mapping tool provides a graphical representation of the citation relationships (cited references and citing articles) between an article and other papers.
Communication & Mass Media Complete
Communication & Mass Media Complete provides articles in communication and mass media studies. Included journals cover health communication, gender and communication, communication theory, linguistics, film studies, and mass media. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Gale Literary Index
Gale’s Literary Index is an index to major print literature series published by Gale. It combines and cross-references author names and titles into one source and contains complete biographies on authors and critical essays on their writings. This coverage includes authors of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, journalism, and other disciplinary interests. It does not contain full-text resources.
Literary Reference Center
Literary Reference Center is a comprehensive full-text database that provides a broad spectrum of information on thousands of authors and their works across literary disciplines and timeframes.
Literature Resource Center
The Literature Resource Center is a database that provides access to biographies, bibliographies, and critical analysis of authors and their works. It contains information on literary figures from all periods in genres such as fiction, nonfiction, poetry, drama, history, and journalism.
MLA International Bibliography
The MLA International Bibliography consists of citations to scholarly writing pertaining to literature, language, linguistics, and folklore. It covers criticism and scholarship on literature from around the world on topics such as drama, the humanities, film, radio, and television. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
NoveList is a readers’ advisory tool used to search popular fiction and nonfiction, suggest “read-alikes,” create book lists, browse book discussion guides, and more.
Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language. Provides the meaning, history, and pronunciation of 600,000 words— past and present—from across the English-speaking world.
Religion and Philosophy Collection
Religion & Philosophy Collection covers topics such as world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full-Text
Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text includes abstracts and some full text articles covering criminal justice and criminology, with topics such as criminal law and procedure, prisons, policing, criminal investigation, forensics, the history of crime, substance abuse, and probation and parole. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Encyclopedia of Social Work
Encyclopedia of Social Work offers over 400 overview articles on key topics ranging from international issues to ethical standards. New articles and revisions to existing articles are added regularly.
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750 is a bibliographic database with records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. It covers the history of European exploration, Native American peoples, and a wide range of subjects such as natural disasters, diseases, and slavery. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
History Reference Center
History Reference Center is designed for secondary schools, public libraries, junior/community colleges and undergraduate research. This database features full-text for more than 1,990 reference books, encyclopedias, and non-fiction books from leading history publishers.
Legal Collection offers full text journals, citations and abstracts from the discipline of law. Topics include criminal justice, international law, federal law, organized crime, medical law, labor law, human resource law, ethics, and the environment. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Military & Government Collection
Military & Government Collection provides full text, citations and abstracts for journals pertaining to all branches of the military and government. The database covers topics such as military medicine, engineering, public affairs, electronic defense, military branches, public policy, and international affairs. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
NCJRS Abstracts Database
The National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJIRS) Abstracts Database contains abstracts, citations, and some full text resources, including books, research reports, journal articles, primary documents, and federal, state, and local government reports. They cover a wide range of criminal justice topics, such as corrections, drugs, law enforcement, juvenile justice, crime statistics, domestic preparedness, and victims. (Please request full-text documents from the LCSC Library.)
PsycARTICLES provides fulltext, peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles in psychology. The database contains approximately 150,000 articles from over 70 journals published by the APA, its imprint the Educational Publishing Foundation (EPF), and from allied organizations including the Canadian Psychological Association and the Hogrefe Publishing Group. It includes all journal articles, book reviews, letters to the editor, and errata from each journal. Coverage spans 1894 to present.
PsycINFO provides coverage of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports in psychology. It also contains relevant materials from related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, education, social work, law, criminology, social science, and organizational behavior. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection
Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection is a comprehensive psychology database, covering topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Religion and Philosophy Collection
Religion & Philosophy Collection covers topics such as world religion, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, linguistic philosophy, morality, and the history of philosophy. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
SocINDEX with Full Text
SocIndex with Full Text offers journal coverage of sociology, as well as indexing for other sources such as books and conference proceedings. Topics covered include abortion, anthropology, cultural sociology, criminology, ethnic and racial studies, gender studies, family, politics, religion, social psychology, social work, substance abuse, urban studies, violence, and welfare. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
Social Work Abstracts
Social Work Abstracts provides an index to articles and documents covering all aspects of social work and related fields. Topics include theory and practice, homelessness, AIDS, child and family welfare, aging, substance abuse, legislation, community organization, and social issues and problems. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
WestlawNext - Campus Research
WestlawNext – Campus Research provides access to a collection of news, business information, and law-related resources. It offers full-text access to newspapers, magazines, trade journals, radio and television transcripts, including foreign language publications. The Law section contains federal and state case law, law reviews and journals, state statutes, administrative codes, and regulations, the Code of Federal Regulations, American Jurisprudence 2d, and American Law Reports.
Auto Repair Reference Center
Auto Repair Reference Center covers repair information on most domestic and imported vehicles, including vintage makes as early as 1945. It contains the complete automotive repair manuals that were originally published in the Chilton Total Car Care Series including factory drawings, step-by-step pictures, technical service bulletins, recall information, wiring diagrams, and specifications and maintenance schedules.
Learning Express Library
Learning Express Library is an interactive test preparation tool. It provides practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, tutorials, ebooks, and information on obtaining employment, preparing for graduate school exams, and improving in areas such as writing and math. Practice tests include ACT, GED, cosmetology, GRE, Praxis, U.S. Citizenship, SAT, firefighter, and TOEFL.
Vocational & Career Collection
Vocational & Career Collection provides full-text coverage for more than 340 trade and industry related periodicals including Modern Machine Shop, Pediatric Nursing, Wireless Week, Drug Store News, Reeves Journal, Restaurant Business, Advertising Age, and many more.
The Idaho Press-Tribune covers Nampa, Caldwell, and the western Treasure Valley. It includes daily news and a searchable archive.
The Idaho Statesman covers Ada and Canyon Counties. It includes daily news and a searchable archive.
Lewiston Morning Tribune
The Lewiston Morning Tribune covers Lewiston. The LCSC’s coverage is from 1893 to the present. It can only be used in the library.
Moscow/Pullman Daily News
The Moscow-Pullman Daily News covers Moscow, ID and Pullman, WA, two towns approximately 30 miles north of Lewiston. The newspaper includes daily news and a limited searchable archive.
Newspaper Source Plus
Newspaper Source Plus provides full text for national and international newspapers, including The Christian Science Monitor, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times, The Times (London), and the Toronto Star. The database also contains full text for some regional newspapers. Full-text television and radio news transcripts are provided from sources such as CBS, CNN, FOX, and NPR. Use the “Choose Databases” feature to search multiple EBSCOhost databases simultaneously.
ProQuest Digital Microfilm
ProQuest Digital Microfilm provides access to The New York Times – Late Edition (East Coast) and The Wall Street Journal – Eastern Edition on microfilm. The images can be magnified, and articles can be printed, emailed, or saved.
The Seattle Times covers the city of Seattle. It includes daily news and a searchable archive from 1990 to the present.
The Spokesman-Review covers Spokane, Coeur d’Alene, and the Inland Northwest. It includes daily news and a searchable archive.