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  • 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: Archival Films & Newsreels Infobase
    Streaming archival videos and newsreels from Films on Demand.

  • Films on Demand: Area Studies Infobase
    Streaming videos about area studies from Films on Demand.

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

  • Films on Demand: World Cinema Infobase
    Streaming videos in the area of world cinema from Films on Demand.

  • 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.

  • Military History Websites
    Curated collection of websites on military history maintained by the U.S. Army Center of Military History.

  • Pop Culture Studies (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Analyzes and contributes to popular culture by offering useful information for researchers in social science, history, art, and liberal arts courses.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Latin America and Iberia Database ProQuest
    Ongoing full-text academic journals published in Latin American countries, Spain, and Portugal. Covers major areas of study, including business, science, technology, engineering, social sciences, education, and humanities.


  • America: History and Life Ebsco
    Contains abstracts of articles and books covering the history of the United States and Canada from prehistory to present. Citations from 1964 - present.
  • ArchiveGrid FirstSearch
    Descriptions of archival collections owned by thousands of libraries, museums, historical societies and archives worldwide. ArchiveGrid is an important destination for searching for historical documents, personal papers and family histories held in archives.
  • U.S. History (Gale In Context) Gale
    Merges Gale's authoritative reference content with full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, images, videos, audio files, and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.
  • U.S. History (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Contains scholarly journals and magazines that can be used by novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. Offers balanced coverage of events in U.S. history and scholarly work being established in the field. Updated daily.
  • World History (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Provides access to scholarly journals and magazines for use by novice historians and advanced academic researchers. Offers balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field.


Related Resources

  • Academic OneFile Gale
    Academic articles covering the sciences, technology, medicine, the arts, theology, literature, and more. Updated daily.

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

  • 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.

  • Opposing Viewpoints (Gale In Context) Gale
    Articles exploring different sides of an issue - great for debate topics.

  • 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.

  • Web of Science: Social Sciences Citation Index and Science Citation Index Expanded Clarivate
    Multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences and sciences, 1990 - present.

  • WorldCat FirstSearch
    Search libraries worldwide.