Research Databases

For on campus access, click on the database name. If you accessing a database off-campus, click the name and then enter your username (student ID #) and password (last 4 digits of your phone number).
General Academic Databases

Academic OneFile

Academic OneFile is a starting point for peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world’s leading journals and reference sources. Covering the physical sciences, technology, medicine, social sciences, the arts, theology, literature and other subjects, it contains millions of articles available in full-text.

Academic Search Premier

[EBSCO] Full text for more than 4,500 scholarly social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. 3,700+ are peer-reviewed.

For off-campus access use: Username – 03152016 Password – 03152016

Associates Programs Source

[EBSCO] This database is designed specifically for the research needs of two-year colleges, and provides comprehensive coverage of the most relevant associates program level content.

For off-campus access use: Username – 03152016 Password – 03152016

Discovering Collection

The Discovering Collection is comprised of more than 28,000 biographies, 18,000 overview essays and 13,500 critical essays in core curriculum subjects. The information is pulled from Gale reference materials and explores literature, history, biography, science and social studies with easily accessible content.

Films on Demand

Thousands of exclusive educational videos from top producers, segmented into easy-to-use clips. Unlimited, simultaneous, 24/7 access, on or off campus. Ability to share, save, and organize videos and custom playlists.

For off-campus access use: Username – tbcc Password – digital

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of over 60 encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research. Look here for biology, medicine, sociology, history, and more.

Informe

A collection of hispanic magazines with full text. Covers business, health, technology, culture, current topics and other subjects.

Opposing Viewpoints

A one-stop source for information on current social issues. Includes viewpoint articles on both sides of an issue, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.

eBooks

eBook Collection

[EBSCO] Search and view the full text of eBooks.

For off-campus access use: Username – 03152016 Password – 03152016

eBook Academic Collection

[EBSCO] This growing subscription package contains a large selection of multidisciplinary eBook titles representing a broad range of academic subject matter, and is a strong complement for any academic collection. The breadth of information available through this package ensures that users will have access to information relevant to their research needs.

For off-campus access use: Username – 03152016 Password – 03152016

The MET Art Books Online

Five decades of Met publications on art history, available to read, download, and/or search for free.

Project Gutenberg

Project Gutenberg offers over 53,000 free ebooks: choose among free epub books, free kindle books, download them or read them online.

Directory of Open Access Books (DOAB)

5438 Academic peer-reviewed books from 161 publishers. The primary aim of DOAB is to increase discoverability of Open Access books. The directory is open to all publishers who publish academic, peer reviewed books in Open Access and should contain as many books as possible.

Business Databases

Business Economics and Theory 

This collection provides periodicals focusing on topics in economics. It has more than 450 full-text journals and regular feeds of videos from Forbes.com that contain business news coverage and interviews with CEO’s.

Business Insights Global

Detailed company and industry profiles including SWOT reports, market share reports, and financial reports. Thousands of company histories and industry essays from Gale’s core business collection. Case studies, scholarly journals, and business news for deep research coverage of global economies.

Business Source Premier

[EBSCO] Full text for over 3,000 journals covering business, management, economics, finance, banking, accounting, and more.

For off-campus access use: Username – 03152016 Password – 03152016

General Business File

Analyze company performance, industry events and trends as well as the latest in management, economics and politics. Includes broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings.

Regional Business News

A full text news wire database that incorporates business wires from all over the world.

Small Business Resource Center

Offers content that covers starting and operating a business, including accounting, finance, human resources, management, marketing, tax and more. Based on a combination of periodicals and reference content, Small Business Resource Center includes nearly 200 business journals and books useful for entrepreneurs and students.

Health and Nursing Databases

BioMed Central 

A STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher with a large portfolio of peer-reviewed open access journals. Our journals span all areas of biology, medicine and health, including broad interest titles such as BMC Biology and BMC Medicine alongside specialist journals, such as Malaria Journal and BMC Infectious Diseases.

Health and Wellness Resource Center with Alternative Health Module

Provides access to medical reference materials. Includes nearly 400 health/medical journals, hundreds of pamphlets, over 700 health-related videos from partner Healthology, Inc., and articles from 2,200 general interest publications in addition to a broad collection of Gale reference titles.

Health Resource Center Academic

Health Resource Center Academic contains full text from nursing and allied health journals, plus a wide variety of personal health information sources.

Nursing and Allied Health Collection

Offers researchers looking for answers to nursing or allied health questions millions of articles found in over 1,100 journals. Provides full-text coverage of many of the titles cited in CINAHL.

Nursing Resource Center

Designed for nursing students, the Nursing Resource Center brings together in an easy-to-use interface disease and drug overviews, care plans, relevant journal results and animated anatomy and physiology diagrams to complement the core encyclopedia texts.

Psychology Collection

This subset of the larger Gale databases gives individuals a basic understanding of the study of the mind, emotions and how the human mind develops and diminishes over time. Researchers will have access to nearly 500 subject-appropriate full-text periodicals.

PubMed Central

PubMed Central® (PMC) is a free full-text archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature at the U.S. National Institutes of Health’s National Library of Medicine (NIH/NLM).

Science Direct

Full text for over 890 peer reviewed health and life sciences journals. For best results limit your source to SUBSCRIBED Journals.

Humanities and Social Sciences Databases

Communications and Mass Media Collection

Communications and Mass Media Collection provides access to academic journals and magazines focusing on all aspects of the communications field. Key subjects covered in the database include advertising and public relations, literature and writing, linguistics, and more.

Educator’s Reference Complete

A collection of more than 1,100 periodicals and 200 reports for any educator — from the school teacher and administrator to those studying at the collegiate and graduate level. Educator’s Reference Complete is the perfect complement for the ERIC database, because it provides full-text results for nearly half of the journal titles found in ERIC.

Fine Arts and Music Collection

Provides more than 150 full-text magazines and journals that are covered in indices such as the Wilson Art Index and RILM, this collection will provide support for research in areas such as drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

Global Road Warrior

Information on governments, cultures, demographics, economies, etc from around the world.

Historic Oregon Newspapers

Welcome to Historic Oregon Newspapers. On this site you can search and access complete content for historic Oregon newspapers that have been digitized as part of the Oregon Digital Newspaper Program (ODNP).

Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Collection

This collection of more than 800 journals and 29 subject specific Delmar, Cengage Learning reference titles and travel handbook’s from Fodor’s – provides well-rounded coverage of both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism fields. A great resource for curious travelers and serious researchers.

U.S. History in Context

Provides a complete overview of U.S. history covering the most-studied events, issues and current information. Contains; full-text periodicals, reference works, primary documents and scholarly analysis.

Legal/Criminal Justice Databases

Criminal Justice Collection

Whether studying to become a lawyer or law enforcement officer, paralegal, forensic scientist or for a career in Homeland Security, this collection offers more than 700 journals.

LegalTrac

Provides full-text coverage of major law reviews, legal newspapers, bar association journals and international legal journals.

NOLO Books and EBSCO’s Legal Information Reference Center

To access enter the name of the county in which you reside as your “Patron ID”. Your password is the full name of the state in which you reside.

Patron ID: tillamook

Password: oregon

Opposing Viewpoints

A one-stop source for information on current social issues. Includes viewpoint articles on both sides of an issue, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles.

Science Databases

Science Direct

Full text for over 890 peer reviewed health and life sciences journals. For best results limit your source to SUBSCRIBED Journals.

Agriculture Collection

With a strong emphasis on titles covered in the Agricola database, this collection of more than 400 titles is focused on agriculture and its related fields: from farming to scientific research in horticulture.

BioMed Central

A STM (Science, Technology and Medicine) publisher with a large portfolio of peer-reviewed open access journals. Our journals span all areas of biology, medicine and health, including broad interest titles such as BMC Biology and BMC Medicine alongside specialist journals, such as Malaria Journal and BMC Infectious Diseases.

Environmental Studies and Policy Collection

Answers environmentally-related inquiries with coverage of more than 3.3 million articles from more than 700 journals and reference content from Delmar, Cengage Learning. Robust coverage of environmental issues and policies, including diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policy makers, as well as corporate interests.

Gardening, Landscape and Horticulture Collection

A collection of more than 100 journals focused on key issues in gardening, landscaping, and other areas of horticulture, with the addition of over 20 subject specific reference sources from Delmar, Cengage Learning, this collection provides information for gardening enthusiasts and professionals alike.

GREENR

Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources offers authoritative content on the development of emerging green technologies and discusses issues on the environment, sustainability and more.

Other Databases

Computer Database

Use this database to find computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology.

Culinary Arts Collection

Includes 250 major cooking and nutrition magazines as well as reference content. Coverage includes searchable recipes, restaurant reviews, and industry information.

Home Improvement Collection

This collection of more than 200 home-improvement focused titles covers such topics as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and many more will meet the needs of hobbyists and professionals alike.

InfoTrac Newsstand

Provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. Does not include The Oregonian.

Learning Express Library

The Learning Express Library is an innovative, Web-based learning solution that provides instant access to a comprehensive collection of test preparation tools, skill-building materials, and career resources. Over 770 online practice tests and interactive skill-building tutorials are available, along with more than 130 eBook titles-all developed by expert academic and industry professionals.

Overview of using the Learning Express Library

Oregon Career Information System

Oregon CIS provides a system of occupational and educational information to help Oregonians learn about the world of work and education.

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