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."

Knox Historical- Museum

Features a link to the museum’s Facebook account, news articles, photo galleries and slide shows, searchable indices and front pages for all The Knox Countian magazines, updated information on the museum’s exhibits and artifact collections, listing of numerous maps available at the Museum and audio and video collections with excerpts.

Database Type
Internet Resource

Language Arts

A professional journal for elementary and middle-school teachers and teacher educators.  Also available in print in the Library Reading Room.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Lexington Herald-Leader

The daily newspaper of Lexington, Kentucky. Contains 4/25/1983-Current.

Database Type
Subscription Database

LexisNexis Academic

LexisNexis

An extensive collection of legal, business, and news resources.  LexisNexis Academic includes Federal and State Statutes, U.S. Supreme Court Decisions, Law reviews and journals, LexisNexis Company Profiles, and several thousand news sources.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Library Journal.com

This website has reviews, articles, letters, editorials and special features of interest to anyone curious about libraries, new books, and the social issues involved in changing information technology.

Database Type
Internet Resource

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstract

Ebsco

LISTA indexes more than 600 periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings. Subject coverage includes librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid 1960s.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Literary Reference Center

Ebsco

LRC is a comprehensive literary reference database covering antiquity to the present day.  It is a completely full-text database that combines information from over 1,000 books and monographs, major literary encyclopedias and reference works, literary journals and unique sources.  LRC contains detailed information on the most studied authors and their works.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Literati

Literati is an online platform that combines reliable, citable reference content with our library's resources and helps to do faster, more effective research. Literati also provides access to the Credo Reference database.

Database Type
Subscription Database

Mango Languages

Mango Languages

Mango Languages is a self-paced interactive online teaching database for over 30 languages. ESL students may also find this product useful as it offers English instruction in 15 languages. Mango Basic provides a quick introduction to a language and culture through the acquisition of simple conversational skills. Mango Complete is a more in-depth program that still focuses on practical conversations, but is designed to also increase vocabulary and grammar skills. Neither product is intended to deliver total fluency, but rather conversational proficiency.

Database Type
Subscription Database

MAS Ultra School Edition [Secondary Schools]

Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database contains full-text for nearly 500 popular, high school magazines. It also provides more than 350 full-text reference books, 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of 235,186 photos, maps and flags.

Database Type
Subscription Database

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