Databases

Magazine, journal, and newspaper articles are generally available via the Internet; however, these databases save time by consolidating credible titles in one location with user-friendly search options.

Hartfield Library Periodical Directory
(Hard-copy periodicals the library subscribes to.)

Helpful Websites
The websites on this page may also be useful to those performing research along with Internet Journals.

When accessing the library's database, EBSCO, please use Chrome or Firefox.

Database
   Description of Database Content
EBSCO   Physical Sciences, Technology, Medicine, Social Sciences, Literature, Education, Business, Newspapers, the Arts, Other Subjects EBSCO also hosts several thousand eBooks (just like regular books, except they are online) on a variety of topics. Browse eBooks through EBSCO or link to them from Voyager, the library's online card catalog.
Films on Demand   Films on Demand is a web-based digital video delivery platform that allows you to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7!
Gale/InfoTrac   Physical Sciences, Technology, Medicine, Social Sciences, the Arts, Literature, Theology, Other Subjects
Grolier   Online compilation of seven encyclopedias (full-text)
Kentucky Virtual Library   The KYVL is a book catalog for almost 30 Kentucky libraries. It also includes Kentuckiana Digital Library, a shared digital archive collection.
LearningExpress Library   Tutorials, practice tests and eBooks for all ages. Skill building in reading, writing, math and basic science. College and career practice tests (ACT, SAT, etc.). Includes access to Job & Career Accelerator containing a career interest test. Learn how to use a computer, become a U.S. Citizen, create r sum s, and much more! Resources are available in English and Spanish.LearningExpress Library Video Tutorial
ProQuest   Career and Technical information, Nursing and Allied Health, Newspapers
SIRS Researcher   Economics, Global Issues, History, Politics, Science, Social Issues, Pro vs. Con
Voyager   Online card catalog for KCTCS Libraries
Credo Reference
Collection
  Credo is an easy-to-use tool for starting research. Gather background information on your topic from hundreds of full-text encyclopedias, dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, and subject-specific titles, as well as 500,000+ images and audio files and over 1,000 videos.