e-Databases

The following is a desciption of the online databases available through our virtual library.

Academic Search Premier

Academic Search Premier: This scholarly resource 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. Academic Search™ Premier provides unmatched full-text coverage in biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion & theology, etc.

ACM DL

ACM DL: (Association for Computing Machinery Digital Library) Full text of every article ever published by ACM and bibliographic citations from major publishers in computing.

Business Source Premier

Business Source Premier: Designed for business libraries, this is the industry's most used business research database, providing the full text for more than 2,100 journals. Business Source®Premier provides indexing, abstracts and full text back to 1965 and comprehensive coverage in all disciplines of business, including marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, banking, finance, etc. Additional full text, non-journal content includes market research reports, industry reports, country reports, company profiles and SWOT analyses.

Capitol Technology University OPAC

Capitol Technology University OPAC: Puente Library Catalog.

Dissertations & Theses Full Text

Dissertations & Theses Full Text: This database is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses. The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the database of record for graduate research. PQDT — Full text includes 2.7 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with 1.2 million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format. Over 2.1 million titles are available for purchase as printed copies. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works.

Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC)

Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC): ERIC provides unlimited access to more than 1.4 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials, with hundreds of new records added multiple times per week. If possible, links to full text in Adobe PDF format are included.

Faulkner Security Management Practices

Faulkner Security Management Practices: An intelligence resource on the Web for Security Executives – critical IT, legal, financial, and physical security information. An invaluable resource tool, for students and instructors in enterprise security courses of study. A dozen new reports every month covering topics like deploying network security appliances, using biometric technologies for network and physical security, managing organizational risk, planning for disruptions, securing the enterprise network and so much more. Access to all archived reports and a weekly digest to keep you on top of security industry-related news.

Faulkner Advisory on Info Tech Studies

Faulkner Advisory on Info Tech Studies: Faulkner Advisory on Info Tech Studies is a computer and reference library designed exclusively for the academic community. Excellent source for articles on the telecommunications industry and new technology trends.

Health Source

Health Source: This resource provides nearly 550 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong, including full text from Creative Nursing, Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Journal of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, Journal of Clinical Nursing, Journal of Community Health Nursing, Journal of Nursing Management, Nursing Ethics, Nursing Forum, Nursing Inquiry, and many more.

Homeland Security Digital Library

Homeland Security Digital Library: HSDL is the nation's premier research collection of open-source resources related to homeland security policy, strategy and organizational management. The Homeland Security Digital Library is composed of homeland security related documents collected from a wide variety of sources. These include federal, state, tribal, and local government agencies, professional organizations, think tanks, academic institutions, and international governing bodies. Resources are carefully selected and evaluated by a team of librarians and subject-matter specialists. Over 101,800 documents related to homeland security policy, strategy, and organizational management from a wide variety of sources including federal, state and local governments; international governments and institutions; nonprofit organizations and private entities.

LexisNexis

LexisNexis: LexisNexis provides business software and solutions for the legal, educational and government industries. LexisNexis® is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting, and academic markets.

Nursing

Nursing: This resource provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Coverage of nursing and allied health is particularly strong, including full text from Creative Nursing, Issues in Comprehensive Pediatric Nursing, Issues in Mental Health Nursing, Journal of Advanced Nursing, Journal of Child & Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing, Journal of Clinical Nursing, Journal of Community Health Nursing, Journal of Nursing Management, Nursing Ethics, Nursing Forum, Nursing Inquiry, and many more.

ProQuest ABI/INFORM

ProQuest ABI/INFORM: ABI/INFORM provides access to business, finance and economics literature: ABI/INFORM provides an unmatched collection of content types, delivering highly relevant and focused results required for business research today. Combining the foremost business journals and the leading sources of online business news with exclusive, international and scholarly content, ABI/INFORM delivers a remarkable variety of content results to meet the needs of researchers at all levels.

ProQuest Computing - access to information technology literature

ProQuest Computing - access to information technology literature: ProQuest Computing™ is a resource for those who need access to comprehensive coverage of computer topics. The database includes over 510 titles, with over 400 available in full text. The database includes product reviews, database design and management, software, hardware, e-commerce, Web site development, intranets and extranets, and technology management.

ProQuest Computing is an excellent resource for students and instructors who need information on virtually any computing topic including:

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Computer games
  • Computer graphics
  • Computer networks
  • Computer programming
  • Computer security
  • Computer systems
  • Database management
  • Electronic data processing
  • Hardware
  • Information science and information theory
  • Software

ProQuest New Platform

ProQuest New Platform: The new ProQuest platform is designed to be user-friendly, intuitive, and engaging. The clean look makes searches quick and easy. You can use the subject-area image representations of your databases from ProQuest to search a category. Or you can enter a quick search using the powerful search box, and get results across all of the ProQuest databases available from your library. Start typing and the platform provides keyword recommendations, based on your entry using our Auto Complete feature.

Science.gov - USA.gov for Science

Science.gov - USA.gov for Science: Science.gov searches over 50 databases and over 2100 selected websites from 13 federal agencies, offering 200 million pages of authoritative U.S. government science information including research and development results. Science.gov is governed by the interagency Science.gov Alliance.

Turnitin

Turnitin.com: Leading academic plagiarism checker technology for teachers and students. Online plagiarism detection, grammar check, grading tools.