General Research, Periodicals, and Journals

General Research, Periodicals, and Journals

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Encyclopedia Britannica Online (select a version):

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Explora Multi-Search: Online resources offered by EBSCO, Explora provides easy-to-use features and reliable content from the world’s leading magazines and reference books. Includes

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Academic Search Premier: Scholarly multi-disciplinary research database.


 

Newspaper Source Plus: Access full articles from over 850 newspapers. This database now includes transcripts of television and radio news.


Kansas Periodical Index: Find articles in 14 current and discontinued Kansas publications, 2002-2012. The index contains citations only, no full-text or links to articles.


Chronicling America: A limited number of newspapers online including several Kansas newspapers. These newspapers from the Kansas Historical Society collections were digitized in cooperation with the Library of Congress with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities.


Art Full Text: Database specializing in fine, decorative and commercial art, folk art, photography, film, and architecture.