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Agriculture    |    Business    |    Communications & Mass Media    |    Computer Science
Culinary Arts    |    E-Books    |    Fine Arts/Music    |    Gardening/Landscaping/Horticulture    |    Genealogy
General    |    Health & Medicine    |    History    |    Home Improvement    |    Insurance    |    Job and Career 
Languages    |    Legal    |    Literature    |    Military    |    Newspapers    |    Points of View    
  Professional Collection    |    Psychology    |    Religion & Philosophy
Science    |    Social Science    |    Test Prep    |    Tourism


Agriculture

ag collectionAgriculture Collection (GALE)
Comprised of nearly 200 titles, researchers will have access to current and authoritative content that spans the industry -- from practical aspects of farming to cutting edge scientific research in horticulture.

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Business

businessBusiness Economics & Theory (GALE)
With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit database, this collection provides academic journals and magazines focusing on topics in economics.

general bizGeneral Business File ASAP (GALE)
Analyze company performance and activity, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics. Access to a combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and directory listings with full text and images available.

Small Business Resource Center
Get answers to how-to questions about starting and running your own business. Find sample business plans, articles from business magazines and e-books on management.

Business Insights: Essentials
Research the competition! Find business and financial information on companies and industries from around the world. Includes SWOT reports and comparison tools.

insuranceVocations, Careers & Technical Education (GALE)
Providing content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

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Communications & Mass Media

communicationsCommunications and Mass Media Collection (GALE)
This collection provides current and accurate information from more than 100 journals focused on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered include: advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and many more.

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Computer Science

databaseComputer Database (GALE)
Use this database to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.

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Culinary Arts

culinaryCulinary Arts Collection (GALE)
The Culinary Arts collection includes 150 of the major cooking and nutrition magazines. Coverage includes thousands of searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

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E-Books

gale referenceGale Virtual Reference Library
A database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. These reference materials once were accessible only in the library, but now you can access them online from the library or remotely 24/7.

READS
Access thousands of best-selling and classic ebooks and audiobooks that are now compatible with the iPod®, iPhone™, iPod touch®, Kindle, Nook, Android devices, iPod nano®, as well as the Zune® and thousands of other MP3 players and e-readers.

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Fine Arts/Music

fine artsFine Arts & Music Collection (GALE)
With more than 100 full-text magazines and journals covered in databases such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, this collection will provide your students with resources to support research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

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Gardening/Landscaping/Horticulture

gardeningGardening, Landscaping, and Horticulture Collection (GALE)
A fertile and growing collection, this collection includes content relating to both the practical aspects as well as the scientific theory of horticulture studies.

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Genealogy

Ancestry.comAncestry Plus Library Edition
Features over 200 billion images in more than 7,000 unique databases via a library edition of the popular Ancestry.com website

HeritageQuestHeritage Quest
A comprehensive database of American genealogical sources—rich in unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. Start to discover the amazing "history of you" with this essential collection of genealogical and historical sources—with coverage dating back to the 1700s—that can help people find their ancestors and discover a place's past.

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General

 onefileGeneral OneFile (GALE)
News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics: business, computers, current events, economics, education, environmental issues, health care, hobbies, humanities, law, literature and art, politics, science, social science, sports, technology, and many general interest topics.

Gale Reference Center Gold (GALE)
A general interest database that integrates a variety of sources - newspapers, reference books, magazines, and trade publications

academicExpanded Academic ASAP (GALE)
Access scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers covering topics across all academic disciplines

studentStudent Edition (GALE)
This periodical database is designed for high-school students with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers, podcasts, and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

informeInforme (GALE)
Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias.

academicAcademic OneFile (GALE)
Academic OneFile is the premier source for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. With extensive coverage of the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects

Popular Magazines (GALE)
This database is 100% full text and includes titles like Consumer Reports, Time, National Geographic, The New Yorker, Newsweek, Vanity Fair, US News and World Report, Vogue, Fortune, Business Week, National Review, Cosmopolitan, NPR and even Oprah.

lesson plansLesson Plans (Tennshare)
The TEL Lesson Plan Project began in March 2010 with a meeting at Nashville Public Library. Over a period of 6 months, lesson plans were submitted and edited.

TEL (Tennessee Electronic Library)
The Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL) is a virtual library that you can access from your home pc, your school library computer lab, or your iPhone – anywhere with an internet connection. TEL provides access to over 400,000 electronic resources, including magazines, scholarly journals, podcasts, videos, e-books, test preparation materials, federal census records, Tennessee primary source materials, and more!

WorldBookWorld Book (Tennshare)
Based on the World Book Encyclopedia, the site features rich multimedia, a collection of age-appropriate science fair projects, a Biography Center, etc.

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Health & Medicine

healthHealth & Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module (GALE)
Provides instant access to carefully compiled and trusted medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles. Material contained in this Resource Center is intended for informational purposes only.

healthHealth Reference Center Academic (GALE)
Multi-source database provides access to the full text of nursing and allied health journals, plus the wide variety of personal health information sources in InfoTrac's award-winning Health Reference Center. This database is intended for informational purposes only.

nursingNursing and Allied Health Collection (GALE)
All aspects of the Nursing profession -- from direct patient care to health care administration -- are covered in this collection. Including nearly 400 titles, this collection's current and authoritative content will be of use to both professionals already working in the field as well as students pursuing a nursing-focused curriculum.

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History

World History Collection (GALE)
This collection of over 40 journals provides balanced coverage of both the current thought and events in World History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field; useful both to the novice historian and to the advanced academic researcher.

historyUS History Collection (GALE)
This collection of over 40 journals provides balanced coverage of both the current thought and events in US History, as well as scholarly work being established in the field; useful both to the novice historian and to the advanced academic researcher

volunteer voicesVolunteer Voices
Volunteer Voices is Tennessee's statewide digitization program involving the state's archives, libraries, repositories, historic homes and museums. Its purpose is to create a multi-institution, multi-type digital collection to increase access to the rich materials held in Tennessee's archives, libraries, museums, and other cultural institutions.

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Home Improvement

home improvementHome Improvement Collection (GALE)
This collection includes such topics as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more.

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Insurance

insuranceInsurance & Liability Collection (GALE)
This collection, comprised of nearly 40 journals, takes a broad view of the insurance and liability industry, covering such topics as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues, and more.

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Job and Career

Career Transitions
Search for new opportunities, organize job searches, and discover new ways to match your work and military experience with new career options. Build a resume, cover letter, and get interview tips too!

Job and Career Learning Center
Instantly scored licensing, certification, and aptitude practice tests, online career preparation, and vital information for a wide variety of occupations.

Job Search and Workplace Skills
Includes tips on business writing, a resume builder, and preparation for job placement testing.

Small Business Resource Center
Get answers to how-to questions about starting and running your own business. Find sample business plans, articles from business magazines and e-books on management.

Business Insights: Essentials
Research the competition! Find business and financial information on companies and industries from around the world. Includes SWOT reports and comparison tools.

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Languages

mangoMango
Used by such entities as the Department of Homeland Security and the Pentagon, Mango Languages features lessons for learning new languages. Over sixty languages are available, and Mango Languages also has a special section on learning English in 15 different languages.

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Legal

criminal justiceCriminal Justice Collection (GALE)
Whether studying to become a lawyer or law enforcement officer, paralegal, or for a career in Homeland Security, this collection rises to the challenge. Users will have access to 150 journals.

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Literature

LitFinder (From in the library or From home )
LitFinder is Gale's premier resource for full-text literary works, including poems, short stories, novels, essays, plays and speeches.

booksBooks & Authors (GALE)
Combining over 140,000 titles, 50,000 authors, and thousands of read-alike, award winner and librarian's favorites lists, Books & Authors helps bring readers and literature together.

twaynesTwaynes Authors Online (GALE)
This online series features the content of more than 600 books that comprise three series - United States Authors, English Authors and World Authors.

scribnersScribners Writers Online (GALE)
This collection includes all volumes in the Scribner Writers series, including American Writers, British Writers, European Writers, and the World and Genre Writers Series.

literatureLiterature Resources from Gale (GALE)
Research authors and their works, literary movements and genres. Search across several major Literature databases to find full text of literary works, journal articles, literature criticism, reviews, biographical information and overviews.

literatureLiterature Resource Center—LRC (GALE)
Find up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

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Military

Military & Intelligence Collection (GALE)
Over 10 million articles (80% full-text) from more than 500 titles and basic reference materials. The content in this database is also part of InfoTrac One File.

War & Terrorism Collection (GALE)
A definitive collection for students of history, social science and current events, providing insight into conflicts and their multiple causes. References include 100 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

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Newspapers 

Access International News (Newsbank)
Provides extensive coverage from a worldwide perspective. Featuring thousands of newspapers from hundreds of countries, Access World News also offers searchable news video clips and over two thousand international news sources from scores of countries on six continents, translated into English when written in other languages.

America's GenealogyBank (Newsbank)
Provides Web-based access to millions of the United States' core genealogical records from 1652 to the present day. Through basic name search and advanced search options, genealogists can easily find and browse digital images of American historical genealogies, obituaries, marriage notices, birth announcements, casualty lists, military and government documents and other essential primary sources. It also provides the full text of modern U.S. newspaper obituaries and enhanced Social Security Death Index (SSDI) records

America’s Obituaries & Death Notices (Newsbank)
Consolidates records from hundreds of newspapers nationwide into a single, fully searchable database. This comprehensive resource features more than 34 million listings—approximately 90% of all recent obituaries and death notices published in the United States.

Chronicling America
A Library of Congress/National Endowment for the Humanities project, providing access to information about historic newspapers and select digitized newspaper pages. The University of Tennessee, Knoxville and the Tennessee State Library and Archives have partnered on the project to provide a selection of Tennessee’s newspapers. This first phase of the project has focused on the Civil War and Reconstruction eras. Contains issues of the Clarksville Leaf-Chronicle from 1855 to 1875. For Tennessee newspapers only within Chronicling America, click here.

Newsbank ( from library or from home )
The electronic editions of record for valuable local, regional, and national U.S. newspapers as well as full-text content of key international sources -- all in one easy-to-search database with a world map.

Leaf Chronicle and Tennessean Archives (2002-current)
Covers The Leaf Chronicle Archives (2002-current) and The Tennessean Archives (2002-current)

infotracInfoTrac Newsstand (GALE)
InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields.

newspaperNational Newspaper Index (GALE)
National Newspaper Index provides quick access to the indexing of America's top five newspapers in one seamless search: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times and The Washington Post

19 century newspaper19th Century Newspapers (GALE)
A full-text searchable, facsimile-image database of 200 newspapers, chronicling 19th-century American culture, daily life and events. Provides a broad yet sensitive depiction of the United States in the 1800s valuable to both professional and general researchers.

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Professional Collection

learning expressLearning Express Library
The learning centers in the Learning Express Library offer the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.

Professional Teachers/Educators Collection (GALE)
Articles from more than 300 full-text periodicals covering a variety of topics for teachers/educators, including: health and fitness, school law, drug and alcohol abuse, learning disabilities, sports, arts and humanities, social sciences, and psychology.

educatorsEducator's Reference Complete
Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database. The database is updated daily and provides 24-hour access from school or home.

vocationsVocations, Careers & Technical Education (GALE)
Providing content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

educatorsEducators 200 (GALE)
Perfect for educating future teachers and administrators, this set covers the latest technologies, developments, instruction and coaching breakthroughs.

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Psychology

psychologyPsychology Collection (GALE)
This set explores what makes people "tick" from childhood to death. This collection gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops -- and diminishes -- over time. Your library's users will have instant access to 200 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

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Religion & Philosophy

Religion & Philosophy Collection (GALE)
Articles from more than 250 magazines and Journals on religion, philosophy, archaeology, and anthropology, and covers the impact of religion on culture. Many articles are full-text. The content in this database is also part of InfoTrac Onefile.

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Science

general scienceGeneral Science Collection (GALE)
Millions of articles from over 1,600 magazines, journals and reference materials on all aspects of the sciences.

environmentEnvironmental Studies & Policy Collection (GALE)
A collection of over 800 journals and 6 subject specific Delmar reference titles provide robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.

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Social Science

social scienceDiversity Studies Collection (GALE)
A must-have for social science, history and liberal arts coursework, this collection explores cultural differences, contributions and influences in our global community.

pop culturePop Culture Collection (GALE)
This collection provides useful information for any researcher in a social science, history, art or liberal arts course. This collection is made up of 100 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

Southern Life (GALE)
Contains nearly 5 million full-text articles on topics that relate directly to Southern living, both past and present, including people, places, historical events and more.

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Test Prep

learning expressLearning Express Library
The learning centers in the Learning Express Library offer the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want—at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.

Job and Career Learning Center
Instantly scored licensing, certification, and aptitude practice tests, online career preparation, and vital information for a wide variety of occupations.

Job Search and Workplace Skills
Includes tips on business writing, a resume builder, and preparation for job placement testing.

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Tourism

tourismHospitality, Tourism & Leisure Collection (GALE)
With current and relevant content from over 500 industry journals, this collection provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism field, while also allowing for focused study of specialized aspects of the industry - including cultural aspects of travel, leisure activities, economic aspects of tourism, and more.

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