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Spring/Fall Hours
Jereld R. Nicholson Library
M-Th: 7:30 am - midnight
F: 7:30 am - 6 pm
Sa: 10 am - 4 pm
Su: noon - midnight
Portland Campus
M-Th: 8 am - 9 pm
F: 8 am - 5 pm
Sa: 11 am - 5 pm
Su: 3 pm - 9 pm
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Spring/Fall Hours
Jereld R. Nicholson Library
M-Th: 7:30 am - midnight
F: 7:30 am - 6 pm
Sa: 10 am - 4 pm
Su: noon - midnight
Portland Campus
M-Th: 8 am - 9 pm
F: 8 am - 5 pm
Sa: 11 am - 5 pm
Su: 3 pm - 9 pm
facebook Twitter Federal Depository Library

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General

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

  • USA.gov
    A subject-based portal to Federal services and resources online. Includes browse lists by topic. A Spanish-language site is also available.

  • 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.

Law

  • Criminal Justice (Gale OneFile) Gale
    For researchers who are studying law, law enforcement, or terrorism; training for paralegal service; preparing for a career in homeland security; delving into forensic science; investigating crime scenes; developing policy; going to court; writing sociological reports, and much more.
  • LegalTrac (Gale OneFile) Gale
    Provides indexing for law reviews, legal newspapers, specialty publications, Bar Association journals, and international legal journals. Offers coverage of federal and state cases, laws and regulations, legal practice and taxation, and British Commonwealth, European Union, and international law.

Political Science

  • Military Database ProQuest
    A full-text database supported by a specialized A&I file. Covers comprehensive scholarly output, managed by an expert editorial team overseeing content selection and indexing supported by a controlled vocabulary.
  • Political Science Database ProQuest
    Hundreds of leading political science and international relations journals, providing full-text of many core titles indexed in Worldwide Political Science Abstracts. In addition, over a thousand recent full-text doctoral dissertations on political science topics are included, together with working papers, conference proceedings, country profiles, political news and other sources.

Reference

Websites

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.

  • CQ Electronic Library CQ
    Search CQ Researcher, CQ Weekly Reports, CQ Global Researcher, and Political Handbook of the World all at once.

  • 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.

  • JSTOR ITHAKA
    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.