Articles and Databases
Key Business Ratios is an Internet-based tool that allows research of both public & private companies’ industry benchmarks.
Tests and courses relevant for college students include: Math and Reasoning Skills Improvement, Reading Comprehension Skills Improvement, Vocabulary and Spelling Skills Improvement, Writing and Grammar Skills Improvement, Graduate School Entrance Exams Preparation (GMAT Preparation, GRE Preparation, LSAT Practice Exams, MCAT Practice Exams), and Technical and Career College Skills. This resource is provided by Askri.org. Please note: this resource is only available to users in Rhode Island.
Nexis Uni provides over 15,000 news, legal and business sources, including print and online journals; television and radio broadcasts; local, regional, national and international newspapers; art and book reviews; extensive legal sources for federal and state cases and statutes, including U.S. Supreme Court decisions since 1790; and business information on more than 80 million U.S. and international companies.
Photographs and prints from hundreds of collections housed within the U.S. Library of Congress.
LILACS is the most important and comprehensive index of scientific and technical literature of Latin America and the Caribbean.
LitCovid is a curated literature hub for tracking up-to-date scientific information about the 2019 novel Coronavirus. It is the most comprehensive resource on the subject, providing a central access to 118,421 (and growing) relevant articles in PubMed. The articles are updated daily and are further categorized by different research topics and geographic locations for improved access.
Overview, examples, and samples of APA and MLA annotated bibliographies from Purdue University.
Mango Languages is an online language-learning system teaching actual conversation skills for a wide variety of languages. Mango uses real-life situations and actual conversations to more effectively teach a new language. By listening to and repeating after material designed from native conversations, you'll not only learn the individual words and phrases, you'll know how they're used in practical situations and conversations. Languages include Spanish, French, Japanese, Brazilian Portuguese, German, Mandarin Chinese, Greek, Italian, and Russian.
A full text database that features popular magazines that cover business, health, education, and general science topics. This database also contains full text for nearly 500 reference books, over 164,400 primary source documents, and an Image Collection of over 440,000 photos, maps & flags.
Medical Economics is part of the ModernMedicine Network, a Web-based portal for health professionals offering best-in-class content and tools in a rewarding and easy-to-use environment for knowledge-sharing among members of our community.
MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the healthcare system, pre-clinical sciences, and much more.
Organized by health topic, MedlinePlus contains authoritative information from government agencies and includes drug information, a medical encyclopedia, and assistance with searching the medical literature for health questions.
medRxiv (pronounced "med-archive") is a free online archive and distribution server for complete but unpublished manuscripts (preprints) in the medical, clinical, and related health sciences.
Mergent BondViewer is the financial industry's latest solution for US taxable and municipal fixed income and evaluation data. From pre-sale through defeasance, count on Mergent to provide on-demand access to a wide-range of bond data including both issuer and bond level terms and condition data, US taxable bonds, municipal bonds, and retail notes.
Company data for public and private U.S. and international companies, as well as industry reports, equity reports, country profiles, and more.
MetPublications is a portal to The Met's comprehensive publishing program with over 1,500 titles, including books, online publications, and Bulletins and Journals from the last five decades. MetPublications includes a description and table of contents for most titles. Current book titles that are in-print may be previewed and fully searched online. The full contents of almost all other book titles may be read online, searched, or downloaded as a PDF. For the Met's Bulletin, all but the most recent issue can be downloaded as a PDF. For the Met's Journal, all individual articles and entire volumes can be downloaded as a PDF. Readers may also locate works of art from The Met's collection that are included in every book and periodical title and access the most recent information about these works in Collection.
Full-text access to consumer market data and industry information. Offers yearly reports covering US, UK, and International consumer markets in the CPG/FMCG, financial services, media, retail, leisure, and industrial space. Market data including size, segmentation, and forecasts. Includes daily updates on the hottest issues affecting key consumer markets and the economy. Please note: Mintel is not intended for commercial use.
Mintel Oxygen has included sections on COVID-19 impact to many of their consumer behavior reports including: Beauty Post-COVID-19, The Gen Z Diner, Television Advertising, and more.
A detailed bibliography of journal articles, books, and dissertations that focus on literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing.
Guide to in-text citations and works cited examples using MLA 8th edition from Williams College.
Examples of business citations using MLA hosted by the Maag Library.
Examples of print and electronic source citations from Purdue University.
The database offers analysis on 1700 stocks, 2000 mutual funds, and 300 exchange traded funds (ETFs). While it is primarily designed as a tool for investors, it is also an excellent place to get quick information on a company. Access to Morningstar is limited to 2 concurrent users at one time. Please be sure to log off as soon as you have finished using this resource to ensure it's availability to others.
A database that provides summary tables of key audience and product usage data from a national probability sample of 25,000+ households.(10 simultaneous users)
The National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), the nation's leading nonprofit economic research organization, produces working papers written by global economic scholars. The Working Papers Series consists of unbiased research covering a variety of economic topics. Researchers can search the repository's bibliographic descriptions and full text papers using keyword. PDF copies of papers can be read online or printed, and fair use permission is granted to subscribers.