Research Databases


Provided by E.L.I.N. and University of the Southwest Scarborough Memorial Library.

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InfoTrac Custom Journals

Professional Collection

  • Over 250 full text articles for education professionals

Expanded Academic ASAP

  • Research articles across all academic disciplines

General Reference Center Gold

  • General interest database; integrates a variety of resources.

Opposing Viewpoints Resources

  • One stop source for information on social issues.

Business & Company Resource

  • Company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment report, company history, chronologies, and periodicals

Poetry for Students

  • Most frequently studied poems in literature courses




  America's News

  • Find information on topics related to business, education, criminal justice, social sciences and more from a variety of news media including newspapers, newswires, blogs, periodicals, videos and web-only content including the Albuquerque Journal, Las Cruces Sun-News, Roswell Daily Record, Santa Fe New Mexican and USA Today..

  EBSCOhost Research Database

  • Individualized access to the Ebscohost Network
  • Includes Masterplots, Cyclopedia of World Authors, Cyclopedia of Literary Characters, Magill Book Review, and much more.


  • Criminal Justice Periodical

  • ABI/Inform Complete

American History Online

  • Research spanning more than 500  years of political, military, social, and cultural history

 Science Online

  • Comprehensive, curriculum-oriented overview of a broad range of scientific disciplines.