New Databases

New Databases

PsycTESTS (Added Summer 2012)
PsycTESTS includes more than 7,000 master test profiles and over 5,000 instances of actual tests or test items, from 1910 to the present. serves as a repository for the full text (when available) of psychological tests and measures as well as a source of structured information about tests of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work.

PILOTS (Added Summer 2012)
The database, Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress (PILOTS) covers post-traumatic stress disorder or acute stress disorder, assessment, description, prevention, or treatment of any psychiatric disorder and more.

Proquest Sociology (Added Summer 2012)
ProQuest Sociology database provides access to the full-text and images of more than 310 journals in sociology and social work. The database covers the international literature of sociology and social work, including culture and social structure, history and theory of sociology, social psychology, substance abuse, addiction, and more.

CLCD (Added Spring 2012)
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD) provides content relating to early childhood, elementary and young adult materials. It can be used as a homework helper tool with information in fiction and nonfiction, lesson plans, discussion guides and author features.

Business Insights: Global (Added Winter 2012)
Business Insights: Global provides a broad and detailed coverage of international business. It includes case studies, full-text articles and data sets coupled with references and tools for analysis. This resource empowers users to not only research topics, but to interpret research.

Literature Resource Center (Added Winter 2012 for one year access)
Gale Literature Resource Center provides biographical information about authors’ lives and works, and full-text articles, critical essays and reviews from over 390 scholarly journals and literary magazines. It covers overviews of frequently studied works, full-text poems, short stories and plays, and interviews. It also includes links to selected web sites and author portraits as well as Merriam-Webster's® Encyclopedia of Literature, featuring 10,000 definitions of literary terms.

PrivCo (Added Winter 2012)
PrivCo is a source for business and financial research on over 30,000 major privately-held companies. The database contains private company financials and revenues to private M&A deals and deal multiples, private firm valuations, venture capital funding, private equity deals, private and family ownership breakdowns, bankruptcies, restructurings, and company research.

Criminal Justice Abstracts with Full Text (Added Winter 2012)
This resource includes bibliographic records and full text covering essential areas related to criminal justice and criminology. It includes full text for more than 200 magazines and journals, as well full-text books & monographs with more than 300,000 records. It also containes hundreds of journals from around the world to reflect the increasing globalization of criminology.


Trial Databases

eHRAF World Cultures (Trial ends December 6, 2012)

eHRAF World Cultures
is provided by the Human Relations Area Files, Inc. (HRAF) at Yale University. This online cross-cultural database contains information on all aspects of cultural and social life. It is organized into cultures and ethnic groups and the full-text sources are subject-indexed at the paragraph level, and each culture or ethnic group contains a variety of source documents (books, articles, and dissertations) that have been indexed and organized according to HRAF's comprehensive culture and subject classification systems:the Outline of World Cultures and the Outline of Cultural Materials (OCM). As a multicultural database, eHRAF World Cultures appeals to many academic disciplines in the social sciences, humanities, medicine, and any other area with an interest in cultural diversity.