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Computers & Information Technology Databases

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  • Academic Search™ Premier additional intranet content (A service of ELM) (Interactive Tutorial)
    Academic Search™ Premier contains indexing and abstracts for more than 8,500 journals, with full text for more than 4,600 of those 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.
  • Business Source® Premier additional intranet content (A service of ELM) (Interactive Learning)
    Business Source® Premier, the industry's most popular business research database, features the full text for more than 2,150 journals. Full text is provided back to 1886, and searchable cited references back to 1998.
  • MasterFILE™ Premier additional intranet content(A service of ELM) (Interactive Tutorial)
    MasterFILE™ Premier contains full text for nearly 1,700 periodicals covering general reference, business, health, education, general science, and multi-cultural issues. This database also contains full text for more than 500 reference books, over 107,000 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 510,000 photos, maps & flags.