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This comprehensive database includes coverage of physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, fulltext of the past twenty-five years of the New York Times, medical videos, transcripts from CNN and other news providers, and links to content in many other research databases. Fulltext
Contains indexing and abstracts for more than 8,200 journals, with full-text for more than 4,500 of those titles. PDF backfiles to 1975 or further are available for well over one hundred journals, and searchable cited references are provided for nearly 1,000 titles. Unmatched full-text coverage in biology, chemistry, engineering, physics, psychology, religion, and theology, etc. Fulltext
Full-text and digital edition of the Capital District's weekly business newspaper plus daily updates and its annual Book of Lists. Fulltext
A comprehensive resource for automotive diagnostic and repair information. *Access limited to main campus Fulltext
Single source of manufacturers’ collision repair information covering more than 33,000 engine-specific vehicles from year 2000 to the present. Includes OE procedures such as sectioning and structural repairs, handling of new materials, and panel removal and replacement. *Access limited to main campus Fulltext
Full-text articles and other sources focussed on complementary, holistic and integrated apporaches to health care and wellness. Fulltext
Journals in the applied sciences and computing disciplines that cover artificial intelligence, computer databases and software, engineering, plastics, robotics and more. Fulltext
Simultaneously searches Literature Resource Center, LitFinder, and related reference books from Gale Virtual Reference Center to find full-text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, author biographical information and overviews. Fulltext
ARTstor's library includes approximately 500,000 images covering art, architecture and archaeology.  
Designed specifically for the research needs of two-year colleges, includes subjects like alcohol and drug abuse counseling, computer and data processing, CAD, electrical technology, fashion design, forensics, graphic arts, health information technology, law enforcement and criminal justice. Fulltext
Full-text of current selected Annual Handbooks used for engineering and construction. Fulltext
Text and image content on world dress and fashion throughout history as well as the Encyclopedia of World Dress and Fashion. Fulltext
Industry financial ratios and industry market reports useful when developing marketing or business plans. Highly recommended for entrepreneurial studies. Fulltext
Locate company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. Fulltext
The industry's most used business research database, with emphasis on marketing, management, MIS, POM, accounting, finance and economics. Fulltext
Canadian magazines, newspapers, newswires and reference books create the largest collection of regional full-text content available. Fulltext
Premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education. These reviews are timely and authoritative, written by selected experts in the subject area.  
Higher Education news, updates, statistical data, grant announcements, essays and the full-text of each daily issue.� Includes articles from 1989-present. Fulltext
CINAHL Plus with Full Text provides indexing for 3,024 journals from the fields of nursing and allied health, with indexing back to 1937. Fulltext
Full-text of the latest information and current trends in high technology. Fulltext
Full-text reports that provide an in-depth and unbiased coverage of health, social trends, criminal justice, international affairs, education, the environment, technology, and the economy. Fulltext
This resource includes the abstracts and full-text of the essential journals in this field. Subjects covered include: criminology, corrections and prisons, criminal investigations, forensic sciences, and substance abuse and addiction. Fulltext
Evidence-based, primary care database designed to provide point-of-care health information to practitioners.  
Search and view the full-text of books in sciences, history, social sciences, and technology. Fulltext
Journals and books that cover all levels of education -- from early childhood to higher education, as well as specialties such as special education, testing and more. Fulltext
Search the encyclopedia by article title or by keywords. Fulltext
Covers topics such as coal, electric power, natural gas, petroleum and renewable energy sources, such as wind and solar power. Fulltext
Topics relating to entrepreneurial and small business from sources like magazines, reference books, company profiles and videos. Fulltext
Coverage in applicable areas of agriculture, ecosystem ecology, energy, renewable energy sources, natural resources, marine & freshwater science, geography, pollution & waste management, environmental technology, environmental law, public policy, social impacts, urban planning, and more. Fulltext
Provides access to education literature and links to more than 100,000 full-text articles. Fulltext
A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now are accessible online from the library or remotely 24/7. Fulltext
Links to publications, archival materials, and open access content. When possible, links go directly to content in other Hudson Valley Community College databases. Fulltext
Covers environmental topics including global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling. Fulltext
Full-text, full-image electronic version of Harpers Weekly for the Civil War period. Fulltext

This database integrates the full-text and images of respected nursing, allied health and medical journals; consumer health magazines; newsletters; pamphlets; newspaper articles; topical overviews; and reference books.

A rich collection of consumer health information. Fulltext
Provides over 500 scholarly full-text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Fulltext
Journals in the humanities that cover art, communication, film, history, literature, journalism, performing arts, philosophy and more. Fulltext
Search articles from more than 1,000 major international and U.S. regional, national and local newspapers by title, headline, date, author, or newspaper section. Fulltext
The leading weekly journal published by the American Medical Association with news of medical research and clinical advances. Access includes full-text of each issue from 1883 to the present. Fulltext
Hundreds of full-text scholarly journals in the arts and sciences. Includes JSTOR Arts & Sciences Collections I, II, III, V, and VII. Fulltext
Books, magazines and journals regarding Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender issues. Fulltext
LISTA provides access to abstracts on librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Fulltext
Combines biographical, bibliographical, and contextual information to provide a resource package on authors and their works. Fulltext
Designed specifically for public libraries, provides full-text for nearly 1,950 general periodicals. Fulltext
MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more. Fulltext
Designed to offer current news pertaining to all branches of the military and government. Fulltext
Includes the full content, photographs and maps from issues published from 1888 – 1994. Topics covered include cultures, nature, science, technology and the environment. Fulltext
Full-text articles from 1980s to present for Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post. Fulltext
Published weekly by the London-based Nature Publishing Group, this journal includes peer-reviewed research and news of advancements in scientific research worldwide. Access includes full-text of each issue from 1950 to the present. Fulltext
Full-text online version of the journal. Fulltext
Digital images of unique documents, photographs, and publications from the College's archives with emphasis on original Board of Trustees and the Hudson Valley Technical Institute. Fulltext
Full-text of twenty-eight major newspapers published in the state of New York. Updated daily. Fulltext
Provides complete, fully searchable text and page images of the New York Times from 1851 – 2005. Fulltext
Provides free online access to the backfiles of a wide range of newspapers from across the state. Fulltext
Includes major full-text newspapers, plus television and radio news transcripts, videos and podcasts. Fulltext
Information on controversial topics. Fulltext
Includes American Journal of Nursing, Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!, Nursing, Nursing Critical Care, Home Healthcare Nurse, and others Fulltext
Full-text of more than twenty subject-specific encyclopedias providing authoritative overviews of many topics. Fulltext
Includes a series of controversial essays that present multiple sides of a current issue. Essays provide questions and materials for further thought and study and are accompanied by thousands of supporting articles from the world's top political and societal publications. Fulltext
Project MUSE provides full-text access to current content from scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. Fulltext
A definitive source of searchable full-text articles on current issues in psychology. Fulltext
Covers topics such as emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry, psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods. Fulltext
PubMed is a free medical database created by the U.S.National Library of Medicine and the National Institues of Health. It contains millions of citations from medical journals. When using PubMed, complete your search and click on the area that says "free fulltext articles from PubMed Central" located on the right side of the results page. Fulltext
Provides market research, competitive analysis and people locator for business applications and entrepreneurial research. Fulltext
Regional Business News incorporates business journals, newspapers and news wires covering all metropolitan and rural areas within the United States. Fulltext
Covers topics including world religions, major denominations, biblical studies, religious history, epistemology, political philosophy, philosophy of language, moral philosophy and the history of philosophy. Fulltext
Full-text of popular print reference sources including The Decades series, Milestones in American History, Great Lives, Great Events, Critical Surveys of Long Fiction, and Forensic Science. Fulltext
Access to the Elsevier Science journal collection (more than 1,200 titles) Fulltext
The weekly publication from the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) includes peer-reviewed research articles and reports of significant advancements in scientific research. The Careers section includes job listings. Access includes full-text of each issue from 1997 to the present. Fulltext
Covers subjects such as addiction studies, communication, ethics, mass media, gender and minority studies and more Fulltext
These collections contain hundreds of primary source documents including letters, diaries, maps, narratives, speeches, pamphlets and other materials from the 17th - 19th centuries. Fulltext
Full-text for sports & sports medicine journals. Fulltext
Springer Ebooks includes more than 6000 titles published in 2014 with an emphasis on computer science, engineering, technology, medicine, and other STEM fields.  
This e-book collection includes thirty key titles for undergraduate nursing students. Fulltext
An online index of Mortuary Science periodical literature.  
Archives of the Albany Times Union from 1986 - present. Includes full-text of most articles written by Times Union staff reporters. Fulltext
Provides full-text coverage for nearly 350 trade and industry related periodicals especially geared at community college libraries. Fulltext
Fulltext of the venerable business publication is available from January 1984 – present. Text and graphics are available for articles from August 2006 – present. Fulltext
Legal, news and business information available in fulltext, including case law, statutes, regulations, and secondary legal sources. Fulltext
WWD.com, issued daily, is widely considered the most important fashion industry trade journal. Included are additional publications Footwear News, Beauty Inc, and M. Access limited to three concurrent users. Fulltext
A catalog of books, media, journals, web resources, and other material available at libraries worldwide.  

We would like to thank the State University of New York and the New York State Library for providing many of our research databases.