West Virginia Northern Community College

Current Students


Company Name



Background information – Encyclopedias, Dictionaries, Handbooks (Reference)


Online version of Encyclopedia Britannica


Pro/Con – Argumentative Issues

Issues Researcher

Pro/Con Issues

Government Reporter

Government Documents


Arts and Humanities


Nursing – Lippincott, Williams, Wilkins journals.  Only available here in full text



Student Resources in Context

General Content – Literature Content for English Classes

Opposing Viewpoints

Pro/Con – Argumentative

Lexis Nexis


Lexis Nexis Academic

Current news and events, business, law



Academic Search Complete

Comprehensive Academic Information

Applied Science & Technology Source

Research and development within applied sciences and computing

CINAHL Complete

Nursing –Allied Health

eBook Community College Collection

Over 40,000 eBooks in Community College Disciplines

Other EBSCOHost Databases

(Content more for use by public libraries, elementary and secondary schools)

Masterfile Premier

General Information for public libraries

AHFS Consumer Medication

General information on medication – over the counter

Alt Health Watch

Alternative and holistic health

Health Science Consumer

Consumer Health information

Points of View

Pro/Con Information

Business Source Elite

Business publications from 1985

Regional Business News

80 regional business publications

Newspaper Source

U.S., Regional, International Newspapers


Human impact on the environment

Library Information Science & Technology Abstracts

Information for Libraries (not full text)

Consumer Health Complete

Consumer Health Information

Novelist Plus

Guide to fiction books

Novelist K-8 Plus

Guide to fiction for school children

Explora Primary Schools

Database for primary students

Explora Secondary Schools

Database for secondary students

Explora Educators Edition

Database for school teachers

Primary Search

Database of 70 magazines for elementary students

Funk & Wagnall’s Encyclopedia


Topic Search

Database for secondary students to find a topic for research

Awards and Accreditations