Key Collections


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Academic OneFile

Perfect for research libraries, graduate schools, universities and community colleges, Academic OneFile is a sophisticated, current and easy-to-use resource for extensive research. Home to approximately 17,000 journals, Academic OneFile is the largest academic InfoTrac collection, delivering quality content for students, scholars and general researchers 24/7.

With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, Academic OneFile is both authoritative and comprehensive. With millions of articles available in both PDF and HTML full text, researchers are able to find accurate information quickly.

Academic OneFile
includes:

•    More than 11,000 peer-reviewed journals and more than 8,000 in full-text
•    Full text of The Economist from 1988 to the present, with no embargo
•    Open URL compliance for access to e-journal and subscription materials, allowing users to save and share URLs
•    Full-text of The New York Times from 1985 to present, updated daily
•    Major reference sets including Gale Encyclopedia of Science and Encyclopedia of World Biography
•    Full-text for periodicals covered in major bibliographic resources such as CINAHL, BIOSIS, MLA, PsycInfo, ERIC, EconLit, RILM and others
•    Thousands of podcasts and transcripts from NPR and CNN
•    Elsevier abstracts from 1996 to present
•    Full-text of The Times and Financial Times

Academic OneFile
is endorsed by JISC.

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and scroll to Academic OneFile to see the full title list, including date ranges for each title and embargo information.


General OneFile

Gale’s largest general interest periodical resource, General OneFile, provides periodical and news information through an intuitive, user-friendly search interface for researchers at all levels. Content includes more than 9,000 full-text titles; more than 3,700 refereed journals; and hundreds of newspapers — a total of in excess of 14,500 titles (more than 40% of which are unique to the database) with more than 35 years of coverage from 1980 to present. General OneFile puts more than 140 million (daily updated) records at users’ fingertips with a single search query.

General OneFile includes:
•    Hundreds of travel guides from Dorling Kindersley and Fodor’s
•    The full collection of National Public Radio programs from 1990 to the present, including searchable transcripts
•    Full-text of the New York Times from 1985 to the present, updated daily
•    Thousands of full-text titles recommended by Bowker’s ‘Magazines for Libraries’
•    Award-winning reference sets including Encyclopedia of World Biography and the Gale Encyclopedia of Science
•    Links to thousands of video files from providers including NYTimes.com Video Collection, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, and Associated Press Video News
•    Full text of The Economist from 1988 to the present, with no embargo

General OneFile
is endorsed by JISC.

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and scroll to General OneFile to see the full title list, including date ranges and embargo information.


InfoTrac Newsstand

InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 2,300 local, regional and national newspapers from around the world, in full-text. It also includes thousands of radio and TV broadcasts and transcripts. Users can search articles instantly by title, headline, date, author, newspaper section, or other fields.

InfoTrac Newsstand includes:
•    More than 161 million records from more than 2,300 newspapers, including The Financial Times and the following with no embargo; The Times from 1985, The Economist from 1988 and The New York Times from 1985
•    The ability to search by specific newspaper section to deliver more precise results
•    Comprehensive coverage of current events, including national, global and regional perspectives, as well as first-hand accounts of historical events

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and scroll to InfoTrac Newsstand to see the full title list, including date ranges and embargo information.

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More Collections

As well as the key collections above, there are around 40 other collections available, which are often more subject-specific. Click here for short descriptions, and here for the title lists for each resource.

Academic OneFile*Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure
Agriculture CollectionInformation Science and Library Issues Collection    
Business Collection – New July 2015Informe Académico
Business Economics and TheoryInfoTrac Custom
Communications and Mass Media Collection    
InfoTrac Newsstand
Computer DatabaseInsurance and Liability Collection
Criminal Justice Collection LegalTrac
Culinary Arts CollectionMilitary and Intelligence Database Collection
Diversity Studies Collection Nursing and Allied Health Collection
Educator's Reference CompletePhysical Therapy & Sports Medicine Collection
Environmental Studies and Policy CollectionPopular Culture Collection
Expanded Academic ASAPPopular Magazines
Fine Arts and Music CollectionPsychology Collection
Gardening, Landscaping and HorticultureReligion and Philosophy Collection
Gender Studies CollectionSmall Business Collection
General OneFile*Student Edition
General Reference Center GoldU.S. History Collection
General Science Collection Vocations & Careers Collection
Health Reference Center AcademicWar and Terrorism Collection
Home Improvement Collection World History Collection

*Indicates a JISC endorsed resource