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Having trouble deciding which database to use? Then check out the page: Which OPLIN Research Database Should I Use? It details all of the databases, grouped by topic, in order to help you decide which database best suits your current needs.

Academic Search Premier | (EBSCOhost)   Home
For scholarly research and information needs, explore this collection of academic and professional journals from EBSCOhost. EBSCOhost Help
AccessScience   Home
The McGraw-Hill Encyclopedia of Science & Technology on the Web. Full access to 7100+ articles, 115,000 dictionary terms, and hundreds of Research Updates � in all areas of science and technology � updated daily.
All EBSCOhost Databases   Home
Alt HealthWatch | (EBSCOhost)   Home
America's Newspapers | (NewsBank)   Home
The electronic editions of 32 local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers--all in one easy-to-search database. Each paper provides unique coverage of local and regional news, including companies, politics, sports, industries, cultural activities, and people in the community. Paid ads are excluded. NewsBank Help
American Humanities Index | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Annals of American History Online   Home
2,100 entries from 1493 to the present, including original source documents such as speeches, essays, biographies, editorials written by contributors like Madeleine Albright, Henry Ford, John Hancock, Malcolm X, and Edgar Allen Poe. From Encyclop�dia Britannica. Help | Guided Tour (in PDF format)
Art and Architecture Database   Home
This resource contains more than 80,000 digital images, from the Art Museum Image Consortium (AMICO). AMICO Help
Auto Repair Reference Center | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Subscribing libraries only.
Biographies Plus Illustrated   Home
H. W. Wilson's collection of 120,000+ biographies from over 60 reference titles, thousands of biographical magazine articles, and over 32,000 printable images. Search by name, profession, ethnic background, place of birth, and more. Quick Tip Sheet (in PDF format).
Book Index with Reviews | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Book Index with Reviews (BIR) helps you find information on the books you want and need to read.
Business Source Premier | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Business Source Premier is a full text business database, which provides full text for more than 2,950 scholarly business journals, including full text for nearly 900 peer-reviewed business publications. Coverage includes virtually all subject areas related to business. This database provides full text (PDF) for more than 300 of the top scholarly journals dating as far back as 1922. Updated daily.
Clinical Pharmacology | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Communication & Mass Media Complete | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Computer Source | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Discoverer   Home
Discoverer Deluxe Is an award �winning interactive reference database that consist of full-text articles constructed from more than 1,200 magazines, newspapers and U.S. government documents. This online resource is designed to develop research, reading, writing, language and computer skills while making learning fun and intuitive for the young researcher (K-8 reading level). Quick Reference Guide (in PDF format).
EBSCO Animals | (EBSCOhost)   Home
eLibrary   Home
Designed for the novice user, but powerful enough for an experienced researcher to use this full-text database of magazines, newspapers, photos, and more. Quick Start Guide (in PDF format).
Enciclopedia Universal en Espa�ol   Home
The most comprehensive encyclopedia in the Spanish language, from Encyclop�dia Brittanica, with over 47,000 articles; 8300 photos, tables, maps, flags, and images; a dictionary with 65,000 entries; a world atlas detaling countries, maps, statistics, major world cities, and distribution of languages and religions; timelines that show the events of the past in rich graphical form. Help | Ayuda
Encyclop�dia Britannica Online   Home
Includes all of the text of the print set, plus thousands of additional articles, digital images, Internet links, and more. Search Tips & Advice | Guided Tour (in PDF format)
Encyclop�dia Britannica Online School Edition   Home
Includes additional classroom resources for students and teachers.
ERIC | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Health Source: Consumer Edition | (EBSCOhost)   Home
With Health Source - Consumer Edition you can search for information on many health topics including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Health Source -Consumer Edition features searchable full text for over 190 journals including Consumer Reports on Health and Men�s Health, as well as abstracts and indexing for over 205 general health, nutrition and professional health care publications.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition provides nearly 600 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition also features abstracts and indexing for nearly 850 journals. Updated daily.
HeritageQuest | (ProQuest)   Home
HeritageQuest Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular UMI� Genealogy and Local History collection. This online database is an essential collection of unique material for both genealogical hobbyists and professionals.
Literature On-Line   Home
Full-text, searchable works available online to supplement your library's print collections. Poetry, drama and fiction are included.
MAS Ultra - School Edition | (EBSCOhost)   Home
MasterFILE Premier | (EBSCOhost)   Home
MasterFILE Premier provides full text from over 1,900 magazines - general reference, business, consumer health, general science, and multicultural. It also offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 2,510 other publications. For some titles, full text backfiles date from 1975. The database also contains full text for nearly 200 reference and travel books; 88,000 biographies; 60,000 primary source documents; and 91,000 photos, maps, and flags. Updated daily.
MEDLINE | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Middle Search Plus | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Late elementary and middle school students should look here for their research needs. EBSCOhost Help
NetWellness 2000   FreeOnWeb
A non-profit consumer health Web site that provides high-quality information created and evaluated by medical and health professional faculty at the University of Cincinnati, Case Western Reserve University, and The Ohio State University. Includes health n
Newspaper Source | (EBSCOhost)   Home
NoveList   Home
NoveList allows readers of all ages to use a favorite author or title to discover new books to read. You can also search NoveList's 96,000 title database by subject or genre. NoveList Learning Center
Ohio Capitol Connection   LibOnly
Search and retrieve the full text of all House and Senate bills introduced or passed in the Ohio General Assembly from 1987 to the present. OCC FAQs
Oxford Reference Online   Home
Oxford Reference Online brings together 100 language and subject dictionaries and reference works - containing well over 60,000 pages - into a single cross-searchable resource.
Primary Search | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Primary Search for children including an Encyclopedia of Animals; World Almanac for Kids; Funk and Wagnall's New Encyclopedia; the Essential Documents of American History; and collections of pictures, maps, and flags.
Professional Development Collection | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Regional Business News | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Religion and Philosophy Collection | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps   Home
The Digital Sanborn Fire Insurance Maps provides a searchable interface for locating historical Maps of Ohio towns and cities. These maps were digitized from microfilm copies by Chadwyck-Healey, a Bell & Howell Information and Learning company. The searchable database is a joint project of OPLIN and OhioLINK. Sanborn Maps Help
Searchasaurus | (EBSCOhost)   Home
Searchasaurus is a search tool designed for children, featuring the following areas: EBSCO's Primary Search, Middle Search Plus, Encyclopedia of Animals, General Encyclopedia, Dictionary, and Pictures. Young researchers can find great information on topics like animals, history, health, science, and what's in the news. Tutorial
SIRS Knowledge Source   Home
Knowledge Source contains thousands of full-text articles and graphics from more than 1,500 domestic and international newspapers, magazines, journals and U.S. government publications. Additional Content includes Today�s News, Maps of the World, World Almanac Excerpts, Spotlight of the Month, Issues in Government, Directory of Publications and New & Updated Topics.
Sociological Collection | (EBSCOhost)   Home
TOPICSearch | (EBSCOhost)   Home
This current events database allows researchers to explore social, political and economic issues, scientific discoveries and other popular topics discussed in today's classrooms. TOPICsearch contains full text for over 50,000 articles from more than 3,000 diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, EBSCO's unparalleled periodicals collection, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, government information and EBSCO's Current Issues database. Some of the topic headings include: Aging, Arts, Communication, Computers, Consumerism, Crime, Current Events, Drugs, Education, Energy, Environment, Ethics, Family, Food, Health, Human Rights, Mental Health, Money, Multiculturalism, People, Religion, Sexuality, Sports, Transportation, Women, Work, and World Affairs.
Vocational and Career Collection | (EBSCOhost)   Home
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