EBSCOhost Database List
A collection of 18 research databases containing full text publications and bibliographic citations on a broad range of subject areas including: general academic, biomedical/nursing and health, business, education, military and government, library and information science, and psychology.
Comprehensive scholarly, multidisciplinary full-text database. Includes peer-reviewed journals, academic journals, and other publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
Over 5,800 titles on American history in streaming video format. From commercial and governmental newsreels, archival footage, public affairs footage, and documentaries.
Information and images that bring the American experience to life by describing the culture and history of African Americans, U.S. Latinos, and Native Americans.
A comprehensive news collection that is ideal for exploring issues and events at the local, regional, national and international level. It includes print and online-only newspapers, blogs, newswires, journals, broadcast transcripts and videos.
A collection of over 400 documentaries and interviews illustrating the history,theory and practice of art, design, and architecture.
Business Source Elite
Full-text access to over 1,000 business publications. More than 10,000 company profiles from Datamonitor. Updated daily.
CINAHL with Full Text
Full-text provided for over 600 journals included in CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) and indexing for over 3,000 journals. Offers complete coverage of English-language nursing journals and publications from the National League for Nursing and the American Nurses' Association. CINAHL covers nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. In addition, this database offers access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, educational software, audiovisuals and book chapters.
A database of 61,529 digital college catalogs, institution profiles, transcript keys, and other resources on testing, career resources, college planning, financial aid and state departments of education.
Consumer Health Complete
Consumer-oriented health content to support patients’ information needs. Includes coverage on mainstream medicine, complementary, holistic and integrated medicine.
Also features more than 700 physician-generated videos with full-text transcripts and 248 animations. Updated weekly.
Searches over 3 million entries in 575 reference books – encyclopedias, dictionaries, bilingual dictionaries, thesauri, quotations, atlases, a crossword solver, and subject-specific titles.
A collection of over 500 documentaries, training videos, and interviews illustrating the strategies, techniques, and experieinces of professionals serving on the front lines of justice and public safety. Titles added regularly.
Offers in-depth reports about single topics that are written by seasoned journalists at CQ Press. Topics covered include health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy.
eBook Collection (Formerly NetLibrary)
Search and view the full text of over 1,900 e-books.
The first online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. The collection contains over 4000 titles with over 1300 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.
Encyclopedia Britannica Online
High-quality, comprehensive information. Includes Encyclopædia Britannica
, Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Thesaurus
, magazines and periodicals, and host of additional sources and research tools. ERIC
Over 1.3 million records from the Educational Resource Information Center (ERIC) and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1956.
Ferguson's Career Guidance Center
Profiles of over 3,400 jobs and 94 industries; other resources include: Job-hunting and Workplace Skills, Career and Industry Resources, College Planning and Financial Aid, Career Interest Assessment, and Career Opportunity News.
Films on Demand
Streaming videos on: Anthropology, Archival Films and Newsreels, Area Studies, Art and Architecture, Biology, Business and Economics, Communication, Computers and Technology, Criminal Justice, Earth Science, Education, English and Language Arts, Environmental Science, Geography, Health and Medicine, History, Mathematics, Music and Dance, Philosophy and Religion, Physical Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, World Languages. Some Flash videos can be viewed at 1.5 Mbps, so be sure to set your download speed as high as possible.
Foundation Directory Online (On Campus Only)
Search for grants and grantmakers in the premier database of our West Central Illinois Philanthropy Center.
Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
More than 25,000 encyclopedic entries in a variety of subject areas.
General Science Full Text
Full text of articles from nearly 100 periodicals on a variety of science topics, dating as far back as 1995. Graphs, charts, diagrams, photos, and illustrations that convey an abundance of scientific information. Abstracting and indexing as far back as 1984, many peer-reviewed.
Global Road Warrior
A travel guide to the world’s countries. Information about climate, culture, security, points of interest, travel essentials, money, health, business services, essential terms, maps, and more.
Harper's Weekly, 1857-1912
America’s leading 19th century illustrated newspaper. Access the illustrations, cartoons, news, literature, editorials and advertisements through topical indexes or full-text searching. Segments include: The Civil War Era (1857-1865), Reconstruction 1-2 (1866-1877), The Gilded Age 1-6 (1878-1912).
This collection of over 250 titles defines and explores today's latest medical progress in health and wellness issues and their impact on society-with hundreds of premium documentaries, profiles, reports, and interviews. Titles added regularly.
Health Source: Consumer Edition
Includes almost 80 consumer health magazines and more than 130 health reference books.
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
Offers almost 550 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Included is the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide, which covers 1,300 generic drug patient education sheets with more than 4,700 brand names.
Millenial Edition Online. The standard source for the quantitative facts of American history. Topics ranging from migration and health to crime and the Confederate States of America are each placed in historical context by a recognized expert in the field.
The online catalog of the holdings of 76 Illinois academic and research libraries. Search all libraries at once or choose to search a single library by name.
JWCC Library Catalog
Our online catalog of books, videos, course reserves, career reference books, other reference books, the Professional Development Collection (PDC), and the Cooperating Collection (CC) of the West Central Illinois Philanthropy Center.
LISTA (Library, Information Science and Technology Abstracts)
Indexes more than 560 core journals, nearly 50 priority journals and nearly 125 selective journals. Also includes books, research reports and proceedings. Subjects covered include: librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management, and more.
MAS Ultra - School Edition
Full-text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. Also includes: more than 360 full-text reference books, biographies, primary source documents and an image collection of over 510,000 photos, maps, and flags.
Multidisciplinary, general interest. Designed for public libraries. Full-text for periodicals, nearly 500 reference books, primary source documents, and an image collection of over 164,400 photos, maps, and flags.
Military & Government Collection
Current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government. Includes periodicals, academic journals and other content.
Cover-to-cover full-text for 40 national and international newspapers. Selective full-text for 375 regional U.S. newspapers. Full-text television and radio news transcripts.
A collection of over 300 video titles created specifically for the education and training of nurses, nursing assistants, and other healthcare workers. All of the videos in the collection have been created with the guidance of the Medcom-Trainex advisory board, and are regularly reviewed for accuracy, currency, and compliance with US Federal regulations from agencies such as OSHA and CMS. New titles added annually.
Designed specifically for nursing students. Over 3 million articles from top publications in the field. Other resources include: Common Drugs A-Z, Common Diseases and Conditions A-Z, Nursing Toolbox, Nursing Interventions Classifications, Nursing Outcomes Classifications, and NANDA-1 Nursing Diagnosis: Definitions and Classification 2012-2014.
OCLC World Cat
If you can’t find a book or video in the JWCC Online Catalog or I-Share you can consult WorldCat, a worldwide catalog of books and materials. ASK A JWCC STAFF LIBRARY STAFF MEMBER TO HELP YOU REQUEST THE ITEM.
OmniFile Full Text Select
Multidisciplinary full-text database from over 1,600 publications.
Opposing Viewpoints In Context
A full-text resource covering today's hottest social issues, from Terrorism to Endangered Species, Stem Cell Research to Gun Control. This database includes pro and con viewpoint articles, reference articles that provide context, full-text magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, primary source documents, government and organizational statistics, multimedia, including images and podcasts, links to hand-selected web sites, and more.
Oxford English Dictionary (On Campus Only)
A guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over a half million words from both present and past. Over 2.5 million quotations allow readers to explore the rich history of words.
Pop Culture Universe
Search or browse this collection on American pop culture and history by decade, subject, people or place. The “Idea Exchange” features thesis-driven, peer-reviewed essays.
Over 70 popular magazines for elementary school research.
Professional Development Collection
Designed for professional educators. Features high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles, and educational reports.
From the American Psychological Association (APA). Peer-reviewed scholarly and scientific articles from journals published by the APA and its Educational Publishing Foundation (EPF). Also content from allied organizations such as the Canadian Psychology Association and Hogrefe Publishing Group.
Regional Business News
Full-text articles from more than 80 regional business journals, newspapers, and newswires covering metropolitan and rural areas within the United States.
Science In Context
Search or browse science resources in a web-like interface. Information is divided into topics (Biographies, Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science, etc.) and then further organized by source – academic journals, reference content, magazines, statistics, news, experiments, web sites, videos, etc.
Springer Medicine e-Book Collection, 2005-2010
Content from over 2,900 medical e-books in English published between 2005-2010.
Published annually since 1878, The Statistical Abstract of the United States
is the best-known statistical reference publication in the country, and perhaps, the world. As a comprehensive collection of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States derived from Census Bureau data, it is a snapshot of America and its people.
Teacher Reference Center
Indexing and abstracts for 280 teacher and administrator journals and magazines for professional educators.