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Databases index magazine, newspaper and journal articles. Purchased databases with the Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri icon are accessible only to MU users. Many databases will give you the full text of an article.

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LactMed Drugs and Lactation DatabaseRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
LactMed Drugs and Lactation DatabaseA peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Among the data included are maternal and infant levels of drugs, possible effects on breastfed infants and on lactation, and alternate drugs to consider. [more]



LANGE Educational LibraryRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
LANGE Educational LibrarySearch 11 books covering all areas of basic sciences except anatomy. Includes such respected texts as Harper’s Biochemistry, Ganong’s Medical Physiology, and more. Part of AccessMedicine. [more]



L’Annee PhilologiqueRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
LAnnee PhilologiqueL’Annee Philologique covers all aspects of the ancient Greek and Roman world. It covers a broad range of subjects from language and literature to history, archaeology and more. [more]



LAPTOC: Latin American Periodicals Tables of ContentsAnyone can use
LAPTOC: Latin American Periodicals Tables of Contents [more]



Law DatabasesAnyone can use
Law Databases [more]



LearningExpress LibraryRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Also Known as: Learning Express Library

LearningExpress LibraryLearningExpress Library contains online test preparation materials including the ACT, ASVAB, Civil Service, Cosmetology, EMS, Firefighter, GED, GMAT, GRE, Law Enforcement, Paramedic, PPST, Real Estate, SAT, United States Citizenship and more. You will need to register a username and password at the site. [more]



Lecture Notes in Mathematics – TrialRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri[please give feedback here]
Lecture Notes in Mathematics - TrialThis series reports on new developments in all areas of mathematics and their applications. Date coverage is 2005-2014. Trial ends May 6, 2014. [more]



LEEDuserRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
LEEDuserLEEDuser is a tool BuildingGreen built with the USGBC and YR+G Sustainability. It gives the guidance, examples, and community that aid any LEED certification process. Access provided by MU Campus Facilities. [more]



LegalTracRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
LegalTracLegalTrac provides indexing for approximately 1,400 titles including major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. [more]



LexicompAvailable only from within the Health Sciences Library.
LexicompComprehensive drug information resource [more]



Lexi-Comp Drug Information in UpToDateAvailable only from within the Health Sciences Library.
Lexi-Comp Drug Information  in UpToDateSearch a drug in UpToDate to view the Lexi-Comp information on drug dosage, uses, interactions, side effects, and more. [more]



Lexi-Interact Online Drug Interactions ProgramAvailable only from within the Health Sciences Library.
Lexi-Interact Online Drug Interactions ProgramA service of UpToDate, provided by the Lexi-Comp company. Enter a list of drugs to identify potential interactions, or list all potential interactions for a given drug or herb. Results can be filtered by level of risk rating if desired. After logging into UpToDate and accepting the license agreement, Click on Launch Lexi-Interact drug interactions program. [more]



LexisNexis AcademicRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
LexisNexis AcademicLexis Nexis Academic offers access to the full-text of current and back issues of major newspapers, journals, newsletters, and news sources from around the world and the full-text of legal materials, (court cases, legislation, statutes, regulations, law reviews, and more). [more]



Library Literature and Information Science Full TextRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Library Literature and Information Science Full TextLibrary Literature and Information Science Full Text is an index of library and information science periodicals. [more]



Library of Congress CatalogRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Library of Congress CatalogLists English language books 1968+, books in all languages 1980+, and microforms 1984+ in the Library of Congress collection. [more]



Library Science DatabasesAnyone can use
Library Science Databases [more]



Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full TextRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Also Known as: LISTA

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full TextLISTA with Full Text covers librarianship, classification, cataloging, information management and more. It contains full text from more than 330 journals and indexes more than 560 journals. [more]



LibraryMusicSource.comRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Also Known as: Library Music Source; Music Source; MusicSource, Music scores;

LibraryMusicSource.comLibraryMusicSource.com features the complete or near complete works of the great composers such as Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Chopin, Mozart, Tchaikovsky etc. It includes study scores and also is an extensive (35000 titles) collection of studies and works for piano, organ, voice, instruments as well as all parts to over 630 orchestral masterworks. [more]



Lichtman’s Atlas of HematologyRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Lichtmans Atlas of Hematology [more]



LILACSRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
LILACSThe Latin American equivalent of MEDLINE, covering 669 journals in Portuguese, Spanish & English. Although the majority of articles indexed are in Portuguese or Spanish, it’s possible to search using English keywords. [more]



LION: Literature OnlineRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Also Known as: Lion database

LION: Literature OnlineLION: Literature Online provides access to English language literature in full-text, reference works, bibliographies, web pages and full-text journals. [more]



List of Journals included in Cabell’s Directory of Publishing OpportunitiesRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
List of Journals included in Cabells Directory of Publishing Opportunities [more]



Literary IndexRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Literary IndexLiterary Index is a master index to the major literature products published by Gale. It combines and cross-references more than 165,000 author names, including pseudonyms and variant names, and listings for over 215,000 titles into one source. [more]



Literature Arts and Medicine DatabaseRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Literature Arts and Medicine DatabaseAn database of prose, poetry, film and art works dealing with health and medicine. Searchable by medium, author/creator, title, era, and subject. [more]



LLBA: Linguistics and Language Behavior AbstractsRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
LLBA: Linguistics and Language Behavior AbstractsLLBA indexes over 1,500 journals and additional books, dissertations and other media covering all aspects of linguistics, speech, language and hearing pathology. [more]



LLMC DigitalRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
Also Known as: Law Library Microfilm Consortium Digital Collection

LLMC DigitalLLMC is a non-profit consortium of libraries devoted to providing legal and law-related materials. Full text coverage includes federal, state and foreign and international materials relating broadly to law and governance. [more]



LOCATORplusAnyone can use
LOCATORplusSearch the library collection of the National Library of Medicine. [more]



Luther’s SermonsCD/DVD based resource available only from within the Ellis Library.
Luthers SermonsLuther’s Sermons offers searchable full-text of a collection of sermons of Martin Luther (1483-1546). Edited and translated by John Nicholas Lenker. CD-ROM only accessible within Ellis Library. [more]



Luther’s WorksCD/DVD based resource available only from within the Ellis Library.
Luthers WorksLuther’s Works contains the translated works of Martin Luther in searchable, online full-text. CD-ROM only accessible within Ellis Library. [more]



Databases by Subject


 

DATABASES BY SUBJECT


Databases by Type


Try First: Resources for Research

 

TRY FIRST: RESOURCES FOR RESEARCH

General and Multidisciplinary Databases

The following databases are good places to start your research. They all search scholarly peer reviewed journals and provide access to the full-text of articles.

ebsco
Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri Icon_External_Link_Video

 

  • Search over 12,500 journals 1984 to date
  • Can limit search results to scholarly (peer reviewed) journals

 

logo_scopusRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri Icon_External_Link_Video
 
  • Search over 18,000 peer reviewed journals 1996 to date
  • Find out who's citing particular articles

 

jstorRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri
  • Search full-text back files of over 300 scholarly journals
  • Does not include the last five years of issues

 

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  • Search for articles in journals, magazines and newspapers
  • Search for books, government documents, DVDs and more

 

Google Scholar
 
  • Search for scholarly articles, books and theses

 

Online Encyclopedias and Handbooks

Gale Virtual Reference Library Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri


 

1230510Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

 

Current and Controversial Issues

Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

 

  • 1991 to date
  • Weekly reports on controversial topics

Journalist's Resource: Policy Studies

  • Research reports on environment, economics, society and government

Public Agenda

  • Research reports on people's views and values

Pro/Con.org

  • Pros and cons of controversial issues

 

News and Newspapers

Press Display Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

  • 2200 newspapers from 97 countries
  • original format and layout
  • last 60 days only

Factiva Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

  • Over 8000 full-text newspapers and trade journals
  • Includes broadcast transcripts and wire services
  • 1980's to date
  • Company business and financial information

Proquest NewsStand Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

  • Over 500 full-text newspapers including the Wall Street Journal, Chicago Tribune, LA Times, Washington Post and Boston Globe.
  • 1980's to date

LexisNexis Academic Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

  • Full-text newspapers and trade journals
  • Includes broadcast transcripts and wire services
  • 1980's to date

Proquest Historical Newspapers Restricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri

  • Full-page images and article images from the New York Times (1851-2008) and the Chicago Defender (1910-1975)
  • Can search and see images of advertisements in the New York Times

Creating Bibliographies/Citing Sources

Trial Databases


 

TRIAL DATABASES

The MU Libraries are participating in trials of these resources in order to evaluate for possible future subscription.

ACLS Humanities E-Book – TrialRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri[please give feedback here]
Also Known as: HEB

ACLS Humanities E-Book - TrialThe HEB is an online, fully searchable collection of approximately 4,000 books of high quality in the humanities. Titles include monographs, critical studies, primary sources, reference works and volumes of essays. Trial ends April 30, 2014. [more]



Communication Source – TrialRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri[please give feedback here]
Communication Source - TrialDeveloped from a merger of EBSCO’s Communication and Mass Media Complete and Communications Abstracts, this resource offers worldwide full-text content pertaining to communication, linguistics, rhetoric and discourse, speech-language pathology, media studies and related fields. Content includes full-text from over 800 titles and indexing for more than 1000 titles, including academic journals, conference papers, conference proceedings, trade publications, magazines and periodicals. Trial ends May 27, 2014. [more]



Gannett Newsstand – TrialRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri[please give feedback here]
Gannett Newsstand - TrialGannett Newsstand offers exclusive access to over 85 local and regional U.S. newspapers from Gannett including the Detroit Free Press, The Indianapolis Star and The Tennessean. The Gannett newspapers are available in full text and include all articles of substance written by staff writers, death notices, birth notices, editorials, reviews, letters to the editor, and selected online content. Trial ends April 25, 2014. [more]



Lecture Notes in Mathematics – TrialRestricted to faculty, students, and staff at The University of Missouri[please give feedback here]
Lecture Notes in Mathematics - TrialThis series reports on new developments in all areas of mathematics and their applications. Date coverage is 2005-2014. Trial ends May 6, 2014. [more]



 

 

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