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General OneFile General OneFile: A large general-interest database covering most subject areas with more than 12,000 titles. Includes full-text articles to over 7,800 magazines, journals, and newspapers. Full-text of the New York Times from 1985 to the present, updated daily. Coverage: 1980-present    
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Dictionary of Literary Biography Dictionary of Literary Biography: An essential resource for literature students and scholars, this online resource provides authoritative information while placing writers in the larger perspective of literary history. Signed essays written by scholars provide essential context for understanding the careers and writings of more than 12,000 authors from all time periods and from all parts of the world.
Expanded Academic ASAP Expanded Academic ASAP: More than 5,200 indexed titles, with over in 3,000 full-text, in a range of academic disciplines, including journals for social science, humanities, and science & technology. Coverage: 1980 - present
General BusinessFile ASAP General Business File ASAP: News, business theory, and economics information from periodicals, newspapers, and newswires, plus over 200,000 company profiles and investment reports. Coverage: 1980 - present
Health Reference Center Health Reference Center Academic: Articles from a wide range of full-text nursing and allied health journals, magazines, newsletters and select consumer health information sources. More than 1,700 full-text sources and hundreds of videos demonstrating medical procedures and live surgeries
Opposing Viewpoints Opposing Viewpoints in Context: *NEW* This database is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Explore issues from all perspectives, including pro/con viewpoint essays, selected primary source documents, biographies, court case overviews, periodical articles, statistical tables, charts, and graphs, images/podcasts, and more.


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Academic Search Premier Academic Search Premier: Multi-subject database with indexing and abstracts for over 8,500 journals, with full-text for more than 4,600. Subjects include the sciences, humanities, and social sciences. Coverage: 1975 to present    Advanced search tutorial (Flash, 3:11)
Business Source Premier Business Source Premier: Features the full text for more than 2,100 journals with access to company profiles, industry reports, country reports, and SWOT analyses. Covers all business disciplines, including marketing, management, finance/economics.
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Consumer Health Complete Consumer Health Complete: Content covers all areas of health and wellness from mainstream medicine to the many perspectives of complementary, holistic and integrated medicine. Full text for more than 250 health reference books and encyclopedias; over 750 physician-generated videos.
Literary Reference Center Literary Reference Center: Ideal for English and Humanities research assignments of a literary nature. Full text information from books, literary journals, and reference works, including plot summaries/overviews, literary criticism, author biographies and interviews, book reviews, poems, short stories, and more.
Newspaper Source Plus Newspaper Source Plus: Includes more than 1,000 full-text newspapers and over 902,000 television and radio news transcripts. Full text for major newspapers such as the Christian Science Monitor, San Francisco Chronicle, USA Today, The Washington Post, The Washington Times (DC) and others.
NoveList NoveList is a readers' advisory service that provides access to information on 155,000 fiction titles. Also includes author read-alikes, book discussion guides, reading lists and more.
Small Business Reference Center Small Business Reference Center: A resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business, offering 400 full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and 450 reference books.
Vocation Studies Complete Vocational Studies Complete: *NEW* Comprehensive, Full-Text Publications for Vocational Programs! This unique database covers varied topics geared toward career & technical education programs. Source content from magazines, academic journals, and a wide selection of trade publications in all vocational fields and occupations.
EBSCO Mobile EBSCOhost Mobile: This new application is tailor-made for the smaller screens of mobile devices, and offers the most important EBSCOhost features and functionality right in the palm of your hand. Supported devices include: iPhone, iPad, Blackberry, Android, Windows smartphones and more.


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CQ Researcher CQ Researcher: An excellent source for original, comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues shaping our world. Reports cover topics in health, int'l affairs, education, public policy, the environment, technology, and the U.S. economy. Topics include a “pro-con” feature which provides statements from representatives of opposing positions. Coverage: 1991 to present, updated monthly.


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JSTOR JSTOR: *NEW* Provides full-text access to a comprehensive archive of approximately 400 scholarly journals in key fields of the humanities, arts, social sciences and more. The library’s subscription to JSTOR only includes access to the Arts & Sciences I and V collections.

Coverage: Journal titles extend back to their earliest issues. Full text varies by publication; the most recent 3-5 years may not available.


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ScienceDirect ScienceDirect: Over 2,000 full-text scholarly journal titles available from the following subject areas: physical sciences & engineering; life & health sciences; and social sciences & humanities. Coverage: 1995 to present.


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SIRS SIRS Knowledge Source: A portal of four full-text databases that can be searched individually or in combination: SIRS Issues Researcher (PRO/CON topics), SIRS Government Reporter, SIRS Renaissance, and SIRS WebSelect. SIRS topics cover all subject areas with resources from articles, newspapers, primary source documents, websites, maps, charts, and illustrations.


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Star Advertiser+ ProQuest: Honolulu Newspapers: Full text access to Honolulu's local newspaper. Coverage includes -
Honolulu Advertiser: November 30, 2002 - May 15, 2010
Honolulu Star-Bulletin: March 18, 1996 - June 6, 2010
Honolulu Star Advertiser: June 7, 2010 - present.
Star Advertiser+ ProQuest Digital Microfilm: Honolulu Star Advertiser: Full text access to Honolulu's local newspaper in digital format. Use this e-resource if you have a citation already for the article you are looking for.
Coverage: From June 1, 2010 - present (with 3 month lag)
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Index to articles in the Honolulu Star-Bulletin and the Honolulu Advertiser, courtesy of the Hawaii State Public Library System. Please note that this is an index only -- no full-text. Articles may be available on microfilm. Coverage: 1989 to present year

HPJI is an index, via Hawaii Voyager, to articles about Hawaii and the Pacific, and to magazines and journals published in these areas. (Select "Hawaii Pacific Journal Index" from the Databases & Indexes menu.)
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Accessing the Library's e-resources
Honolulu Community College Library subscribes to research databases and indexes of magazines/journals, newspapers, and electronic books (e-books). These electronic resources are made available to valid HCC students, faculty, and staff. Connection from off-campus requires login with your UH username and password. Contact a reference librarian by phone at 845-9199 or by e-mail at if you have difficulties accessing the library's databases.


Updated 6/30/14