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Sa: 10 am – 4 pm
Su: Noon – midnight
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Jereld R. Nicholson Library
Hours (swipe access only)
Aug. 24 – Nov. 20
M-Th: 7:30 am – midnight
F: 7:30 am – 6 pm
Sa: 10 am – 4 pm
Su: Noon – midnight
Portland Campus Library
Building closed until further notice
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  • AVON (Academic Video Online) ProQuest
    Comprehensive streaming video resource (more than 66,000 videos) across a wide range of curricular areas. Includes documentary and educational films, international films, productions of plays, and more.

  • Diversity Studies (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Explores cultural differences, contributions, and influences in the global community with a focus on social science, history, and liberal arts coursework.

  • Films on Demand: Master Academic Collection Infobase
    More than 26,000 videos in 26 core academic collection areas.

  • Gender Studies (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Provides balanced coverage of this significant aspect of culture and society. Includes topics related to gender studies, family and marital issues, and more.

  • Military and Intelligence (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Contains scholarly journals, magazines, and reports covering all aspects of past and present military affairs. Updated daily, content supports key subject areas, such as governmental policies, the socioeconomic effects of war, the structure of the armed forces, and more.

  • ProQuest Central ProQuest
    Search one or more databases from ProQuest across all major subject areas, including business, health and medical, social sciences, education, science and technology, and humanities.

  • RefWorks ProQuest
    Reference management service with full-text management and collaboration features.

  • Statista Statista
    Consolidates statistical data on over 80,000 topics from more than 22,500 sources.

  • Swank
    Access to up to 50 individually selected streaming video titles, discoverable through the Swank portal. Predominantly feature films, although some documentaries are included. Requires use of Chrome or Firefox to view content.

  • Vocations and Careers (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Aids users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. Offers hundreds of current and applicable periodicals ranging from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

  • War and Terrorism (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Contains millions of articles to help researchers gain valuable insight into conflicts and their causes, impact, and perception on a global scale. Intended for analysts, risk management professionals, and students of military science, history, and social science.


  • ABI/INFORM ProQuest
    Includes important full-text journals and much sought-after titles from the business press, as well as key trade publications, dissertations, conference proceedings, and market reports.
  • Accounting, Tax, & Banking Collection ProQuest
    Contains essential publications for information about the financial services industry, including accounting, tax, banking, and industry trends.
  • Asian & European Business Collection ProQuest
    Provides information pertinent to the study of business and finance topics across Asia and Europe, including academic journals, newspapers, newswires, and magazines
  • Business (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Contains full-text coverage of all business disciplines, including accounting, economics, finance, marketing, management & strategy, and business theory & practice. Focus on the activities of companies and industries worldwide through leading business and trade publications, including a selection of international, U.S., and regional news publications. Updated daily.
  • Business Insights: Global Gale
    Includes domestic and international companies and associations, including information on corporate hierarchical structures, company financials and earning estimates, and investment reports. Information includes corporate chronologies and company histories, brands and product information, industry and company rankings, market share data, industry overviews, and HR law case digests.
  • Business Market Research Collection ProQuest
    Contains company, industry, economic and geopolitical market research from three sources, including Hoover's Company Profiles, OxResearch from Oxford Analystica, and Snapshots.
  • Entrepreneurship (Gale Business) Gale
    Search this database to learn how to start, finance, or manage your small business. Resources include sample business plans, how-to guides, articles, and websites.
  • Hospitality and Tourism (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Provides access to topics including the cultural and economic aspects of travel and tourism. Offers current and relevant content on both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism industries.
  • Insurance and Liability (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Addresses concerns over the protection of assets, physical or intellectual, ranging from the individual property owner to multinational corporations. Connects researchers to hundreds of thousands of updated articles from leading journals.
  • NetAdvantage Standard & Poor's
    Current corporation records and industry surveys.


  • EconLit
    Articles and references to economic literature, 1969-present.
  • Economics and Theory (Gale OneFile) Gale
    With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit database, this collection provides periodicals focusing on topics in economics.
  • NBER Papers NBER
    Working papers on various aspects of economic research in development economics, education, and environment & energy economics.


Related Resources

  • Choice Reviews Online ALA
    Premier source for reviews of academic books, electronic media, and Internet resources of interest to those in higher education.

  • CQ Researcher CQ
    Explores current social and political issues from the news with Congressional Quarterly objectivity and balance, 1991- present.

  • Dissertations and Theses ProQuest
    Provides full text of open access dissertations and theses. The authors of these dissertations and theses have chosen open access publication of their works, thus providing free access to anyone.

  • General OneFile Gale
    News and periodical articles across many disciplines and topics.

  • Google Scholar
    Search scholarly literature across many disciplines and sources. Set-up required to link to Linfield-provided content in your browser.

    Contains complete full-text archives (but not current issues) of over 100 scholarly journals in a wide range of fields, including mathematics, literature, history, and the social sciences. Coverage dates vary by journal; most recent 2-7 years not available.

  • Ulrich's International Periodicals Directory Bowker
    Authoritative source of bibliographic and publisher information on periodicals of all types worldwide. Includes descriptions and reviews - not a place to find articles. Updated regularly.

  • WorldCat FirstSearch
    Search libraries worldwide.