Library Databases

Browse through an alphabetical listing of the library's databases:

Databases A - Z


Or search below for a database by title, subject, or provider.

Please Note: To search by title, you must type in at least one full keyword of three or more characters in length.  Abbreviations do not work. Example: Not "Euro" but "European."

Military & Government Collection

Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government, this database offers a thorough collection of periodicals, academic journals, and other content pertinent to the increasing needs of those sites. It provides  full-text for nearly 300 journals and periodicals and indexing and abstracts for nearly 400 titles.

Database Type
Subscription Database

MLA (Modern Language Association) Style

The MLA Handbook is published by the Modern Language Association, the authority on MLA documentation style. Widely adopted in high schools, colleges, and publishing houses, the MLA Handbook treats every aspect of research writing, from selecting a topic to submitting the completed paper.  (*Note: This resource is available in print in the library: REF 808.02 G437m 2009).

Database Type
Internet Resource

Mountain People: Life and Culture in Appalachia

This Appalachian collection consists of the diaries, journals, and narratives of explorers, emigrants, military men, Native Americans, and travelers. In addition, there are accounts on the development of farming and mining communities, family histories, and folklore.  Covers the years 1700-1950.

Database Type
Subscription Database

New Book of Knowledge

This database offers reference and current events for elementary school and higher.

Database Type
Subscription Database

New York Times Online, 1980-Present

This database includes full-text coverage of the US newspaper of record. It offers superb coverage of national and international news, plus coverage of important speeches and documents, Supreme Court decisions, and presidential press conference transcripts. It covers 1980 - Present. It includes New York Times Book Review and New York Times Magazine.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Newspaper Source

Newspaper Source provides selected full-text for 25 national (U.S.) and international newspapers. The database also contains full-text television & radio news transcripts, and selected full-text for more than 260 regional (U.S.) newspapers.

Database Type
Subscription Database

North American Women's Letters and Diaries

This is a collection of approximately 150,000 pages of women’s letters and diaries from Colonial times to 1950, drawn from more than 1,000 sources. Plus, it offers more than 1,500 biographies.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Notable Kentucky African Americans (NKAA) Database

Information and links concerning prominent African Americans having Kentucky connections.

Database Type
Subscription Database

NoveList

NoveList is a fiction database that provides subject heading access, reviews, annotations, and much more for over 135,000 fiction titles. It also includes other content of interest to fiction readers, such as Author Read-alikes, What We're Reading, Book Discussion Guides, BookTalks, and Annotated Book Lists.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Nursing Reference Center

NRC provides access to a variety of information for nurses and healthcare providers.  Contains the CINAHL Nursing Guide, Health Nursing News, the English/Spanish Patient Education Library as well as an embedded drug guide, medical dictionary, and laboratory and diagnostic test guide

Database Type
Subscription Database

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