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ABOUT THE DATABASES

The Minuteman Library Media Center provides users access to a wide variety of databases on a multitude of topics.  Our databases allow you to access a vast amount of authoritative information quickly and efficiently.  All of our databases are available from anywhere, most without a password. 

For the few databases that are password protected, see this list for username and password information.  You must be logged into your Minuteman Office 365 to access the password list.

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DATABASES BY SUBJECT

Career Transitions is an online career guidance center that walks users through the job-search process from beginning to end. It brings together all the tools needed to explore and take the leap to a new career. Career Transitions employs a step-by-step approach to help people: 1) explore new career possibilities; 2) assess their interests and experience; 3) identify ways to improve their prospects, including networking and education; 4) prepare for a job search; and 5) search and apply for jobs. Career Transitions 

 

 

 Vocations and Careers (Gale OneFile)

 

 

Advanced Manufacturing

Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Science (Gale In Context)

 

 

This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. ProQuest Science Database

 

 

 

Automotive Technology

 

Gale OneFile: Business contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, and business theory and practice. Business (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 General One File

 

 

Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Science (Gale In Context)

 

 

 U.S. History (Gale in Context)

 

 

Biotechnology

Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Science (Gale In Context)

 


Science Reference Center is a library database that contains articles from academic journals, magazines, and other sources on a variety of science-related topics including: biology, chemistry, geology, aeronautics, environment, health & medicine, physics, technology and wildlife.

Science Reference Center (EBSCO)

 

 

This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. ProQuest Science Database

 

 

 

Carpentry & Construction

Gale OneFile: Business contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, and business theory and practice. Business (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 General One File

 

 

 Home Improvement (Gale OneFile)

 

 

Cosmetology

Gale OneFile: Business contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, and business theory and practice. Business (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 General One File

 

 

 Health and Wellness

 

 

 

 

Culinary Arts & Hospitality

 Culinary Arts & Hospitality (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 Hospitality and Tourism (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 

Design & Visual Communications

 Communications and Mass Media (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 Information Science (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 

Early Childhood Education & Teaching

 Britannica Fundamentals Learning Zone

 

 

 Educator's Reference Complete

 

 Kids Infobits

 

 

 

 

Electrical

Gale OneFile: Business contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, and business theory and practice. Business (Gale OneFile)

 

 

Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies and Policy answers inquiries about environmental concerns with coverage journals and reference content from Delmar and diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policymakers, and corporate interests. Environmental Studies and Policy (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 General One File

 

 

 Home Improvement (Gale OneFile)

 

Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Science (Gale In Context)

 

 

 U.S. History (Gale in Context)

 

 

Engineering Technology

Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Science (Gale In Context)

 

 

This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. ProQuest Science Database

 

 

 

Environmental Science

Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Science (Gale In Context)

 


Science Reference Center is a library database that contains articles from academic journals, magazines, and other sources on a variety of science-related topics including: biology, chemistry, geology, aeronautics, environment, health & medicine, physics, technology and wildlife.

Science Reference Center (EBSCO)

 

 

This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. ProQuest Science Database

 

 

Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies and Policy answers inquiries about environmental concerns with coverage journals and reference content from Delmar and diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policymakers, and corporate interests. Environmental Studies and Policy (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 

Health Assisting

Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine includes information created specifically for students, knowledgeable consumer health researchers, and health care professionals. This database is the perfect resource for up-to-date information on a complete range of healthcare topics. Health and Medicine (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 Health and Wellness

 

 

 Nursing and Allied Health (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 Psychology (Gale OneFile)

 

 

Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Science (Gale In Context)

 

 

 

Horticulture & Landscaping Technology 

Agriculture provides access to journals covering agriculture and its related fields. Researchers can access current and authoritative periodical content that spans the industry—from practical aspects of farming to cutting-edge scientific research in horticulture.

 Agriculture

 

 

Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies and Policy answers inquiries about environmental concerns with coverage journals and reference content from Delmar and diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policymakers, and corporate interests. Environmental Studies and Policy (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 Gardening and Horticulture (Gale OneFile)

 

 

Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Science (Gale In Context)

 

 

 

Multimedia Engineering (Technical Theater)

This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. ProQuest Science Database

 

 

Plumbing and HVAC-R

Gale OneFile: Business contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, and business theory and practice. Business (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 Home Improvement (Gale OneFile)

 

 

Programming & Web Development

 Information Science (Gale OneFile)

 

 

This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. ProQuest Science Database

 

 

 

Robotics & Animation

This database is a definitive resource for students studying both the applied and general sciences. With coverage dating back to 1986, ProQuest Science Journals features over 1030 titles, with more than 760 available in full text. ProQuest Science Database

 

 

 

Welding & Metal Fabrication

Gale OneFile: Business contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management and strategy, and business theory and practice. Business (Gale OneFile)

 

 

 Home Improvement (Gale OneFile)

 

 Educator's Reference Complete

 

 

 Virtual Learning PD (Gale) This is a free e-book database available while schools are closed. Password: open

 

 

  eNotes For instructors of literature. Contact library staff for access code.

WHY USE DATABASES

Yavapai College Library Staff. "What Are Databases and Why You Need Them." Yavapai College Library, YouTube, 29 Sept. 2011, www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=3&v=Q2GMtIuaNzU&feature=emb_logo. Accessed 13 Mar. 2020.

VIDEO STREAMING / NEW TRIAL DATABASE

Classroom Video on Demand (Infobase) Username and password neededA compilation of video content spanning a wide variety of subject areas. This collection of 29,679 titles and 226,631 segments includes videos on subjects such as Career Development & Technical Education, Engineering & Technology, English/Language Arts, Health & Guidance, History, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Visual and Performing Arts, World Cinema, and World Languages. 


Learn 360

Learn 360 (Infobase) Username and password neededLearn360 provides access to a web-based digital video library comprised of thousands of K-12 core-curriculum videos, video clips, newsreels, audio and video speeches, still images, and audio files. 


Classroom Video on Demand and Learn360 are free trial databases accessible until 5/29/20. Please let us know what you think of them!

Library Media Specialist & Library Assistant

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