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Magazine,  journal, and  newspaper articles are generally available via the Internet; however, these databases save time by consolidating credible titles in one location with user-friendly search options.  

Hartfield Library Periodical Directory   
(Hard-copy periodicals the library subscribes to.) 

Helpful Websites
The websites on this page may also be useful to those performing research.                                               


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Description of Database Contents





Physical Sciences, Technology, Medicine, Social Sciences, Literature, Education, Business, Newspapers, the Arts, Other Subjects

EBSCO also hosts several thousand eBooks (just like regular books, except they are online) on a variety of topics. Browse eBooks through EBSCO or link to them from Voyager, the library's online card catalog.

Learn to use EBSCO 

Learn to use eBooks through EBSCO




Films on Demand




Films on Demand is a web-based digital video delivery platform that allows you to view streaming videos from Films Media Group anytime, anywhere, 24/7!

Learn to use Films on Demand

Instructors: Embed a Films on Demand video into Blackboard








Physical Sciences, Technology, Medicine, Social Sciences, the Arts, Literature, Theology, Other Subjects

Learn to use Gale/InfoTrac








Online compilation of seven encyclopedias (full-text)

Learn to use Grolier 




Kentucky Virtual Library 




The KYVL is a book catalog for almost 30 Kentucky libraries. It also includes Kentuckiana Digital Library, a shared digital archive collection.

Learn to use the Kentucky Virtual Library









Search national and international print and online newspapers, blogs, newswires, and videos. Find diverse perspectives on topics related to controversial issues, business, education, government, politics, and more. Also includes Science Source.  

Learn to use NewsBank




Oxford Reference 




Dictionaries, quotations, language reference, maps, timelines, encyclopedia, subject reference

Learn to use Oxford Reference








Career and Technical information, Nursing and Allied Health, Newspapers

Learn to use ProQuest




SIRS Researcher 




Economics, Global Issues, History, Politics, Science, Social Issues, Pro vs. Con

Learn to use SIRS Researcher 








Online card catalog for KCTCS Libraries

Learn to use Voyager