Trial & New Databases
The JSM Library occasionally offers trials of new databases to allow faculty, staff and students to have an opportunity to try new resources in their field of study. Depending on available funding and the feedback obtained, some of these databases may be added to the library's collection. If you would like to make a suggestion or leave feedback about a trial database, please contact the library staff at firstname.lastname@example.org
Gale Business Insights: Global
Gale Business Insights provides comprehensive business information to students and researchers. With thousands of industry reports, market research reports, SWOT reports (updated quarterly), company histories, Etc. GBI is a peerless tool for business research. This database also includes academic research in business journals, thousands of interactive charts and graphing tools, investment reports, and a wealth of other information for business research.
Gale Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Opposing Viewpoints in Context is the premier online resource covering today’s hottest social issues, from Offshore Drilling to Climate Change, Health Care to Immigration. Opposing Viewpoints in Context helps students research, analyze and organize a broad variety of data for conducting research, completing writing assignments, preparing for debates, creating presentations and more.
Gale U.S. History in Context
Providing a complete overview of U.S. history that covers the most-studied events, issues and current information, it combines documents from Primary Source Microfilm’s™ digital archives; articles from classic Macmillan Reference USA™ and Charles Scribner’s Sons® references; as well as other Gale proprietary content such as country and era overview information, and full-text periodicals and journals.
Gale World History in Context
World History in Context moves chronologically over 5,000 years from antiquity to the present and geographically around the globe, to ensure that the events, movements and individuals that defined, informed and shaped world history are covered with a sense of balance.This database includes unparalleled access to a broad collection of scholarly analysis and award-winning full-text periodicals, reference works and primary document.
Literature Resource Center
The world’s most current, comprehensive and reliable online literature database, Literature Resource Center is uniquely relevant to today’s researcher. Full-text articles from scholarly journals and literary magazines are combined with critical essays, work and topic overviews, full-text works, biographies, and more to provide a wealth of information on authors, their works, and literary movements. Researchers at all levels will find the information they need, with content covering all genres and disciplines, all time periods and all parts of the world.
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) is an online library of reference titles for multi-disciplinary research. GVRL provides online access to authoritative information resources about the arts, business plans, history, literature, religion, social sciences, and travel.The database has extensive search capabilities enable you to search one reference book or search across the entire collection. These eBooks are not checked out so they can be searched at the same time by multiple users.