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This is a collection of commercial databases the Oakland County Library subscribes to.


Subscription Database Quick Links
Gale Databases   HeinOnline   HeritageQuest  
Learning Express   MeL Databases   MeL Journal List  
MeL Multisearch   Park and Rec Administration   Property Gateway  
Public Health Reports   ReferenceUSA  
These databases are accessible only from library or OAKNET workstations. Some require passwords. See descriptions below.

Click on the Access Codes to Use the Associated Resource.
[Free] = Free Access from Anywhere
[InLibrary] = Accessible from PC's Within the Library
[Password] = Requires a Password - Ask Library Staff to log you in on one of the Library PC's.
[OakNet] = Oakland County Employee Network Accessible
[Pay] = Pay Service - Information Can Be Purchased Online

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[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ All Subjects  
Academic OneFile - Gale
Scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers spanning a wide range of disciplines. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference/ Genealogy & Biography  
Biography and Genealogy Master Index - Gale
Citations that point to biographies of persons living and deceased, from all time periods, geographical locations, and fields of endeavor. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ Business   
Business and Company ASAP - Gale
Information on companies, markets and industries. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference/ Business   
Business Decision - BusinessDecision.Info
Users can find market data which includes detailed company profiles, product and brand information along with investment reports and rankings.  From MeL  .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference/ Business  
Business Insights: Essentials - Gale
Resource which brings together industry news, company profiles, brand information, rankings, investment reports, company histories, chronologies and periodicals. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ Science & Technology   
Computer Database - Gale
Computer technology related product introductions, news and reviews. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search / Culture  
Culture Grams - ProQuest
A leading reference for concise, reliable, and up-to-date cultural information on countries across the globe. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference/ Business  
DemographicsNow: Business & People - Gale
Search for comprehensive demographics and information on businesses and people.   Access demographic reports and create mailing lists.  From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ All Subjects  
Expanded Academic ASAP - Gale
Scholarly journals, news magazines, and newspapers spanning a wide range of disciplines. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Multiple Databases/ All Subjects  
Gale Databases  
Search multiple databases containing information on a wide range of subjects. Includes journal citation databases with full text articles. Click HERE to find lists of the journal titles indexed in the databases. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ All Subjects  
Gale InfoTrac Special Collection Databases   
Special collection subset searches of Academic OneFile and General OneFile . From MeL .
Communications and Mass Media
Criminal Justice
Environmental Studies & Policy
Gender Studies  
General Science 
Hospitality, Tourism & Leisure 
Information Science & Library Issues 
Insurance and Liability 
Nursing & Allied Health 
Psychology Collection
Small Business
U.S. History 
Vocations and Careers 
War and Terrorism 

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ All Subjects   
Gale Virtual Reference Library - Gale
Database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ Business  
General Business File ASAP - Gale
A combination of broker research reports, trade publications, newspapers, journals and company directory listings. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ All Subjects   
General OneFile - Gale
News and periodical articles on a wide range of topics. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ All Subjects  
General Reference Center Gold - Gale
Articles on current events, popular culture, business and industry trends, the arts and sciences, sports, hobbies, and more. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ Medical & Health  
Health and Wellness Resource Center and Alternative Health Module - Gale
Health and medical information from various media resources. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ Medical & Health  
Health Reference Center Academic - Gale
Provides access to nursing and allied health journals as well as a wide variety of personal health information sources. From MeL .

[InLibrary]     Article Search/ Law  
HeinOnline
HeinOnline is a premier legal research database with more than 90 million pages of legal history available in an online, fully-searchable, image-based format.

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference/ Genealogy & Biography  
HeritageQuest Online - ProQuest
Use various genealogical databases to track down your family history. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ All Subjects  
Informe! en Espanol - Gale
Spanish language journals. Una colección de revistas hispánicas con textos completos. Abarca negocios, salud, tecnología, cultura, temas de actualidad y otras materias. From MeL .

[ InLibrary]    [OakNet]    Article Search/ All Subjects   
Infotrac Newsstand  - Gale
InfoTrac Newsstand is an innovative Web-based full-text newspaper database which allows users to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, newspaper section or other assigned fields. Finally, a one-stop source for the day's news and searchable archives.  From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference / Job Search   
Job and Career Accelerator - Learning Express 
Easy-to-use online application combining everything you need for a successful job search. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search / Park Administration  
The Journal of Park and Recreation Administration - American Academy for Park and Recreation Administration 
"The Academy launched the Journal of Park and Recreation Administration (JPRA) in 1983 to further its goal of enhancing the practice of park administration by producing scholarly papers and conducting research."

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ General Newspapers  
Lansing State Journal - ProQuest
Full text of the Lansing State Journal. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference/ Education   
LearningExpressLibrary.Com - Learning Express
LearningExpress Library provides a completely interactive online learning platform of practice tests and tutorial course series designed to help patrons, students, and adult learners succeed on the academic or licensing tests they must pass. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ Law & Criminal Justice  
LegalTrac - Gale
Covers a wide variety of legal publications including law reviews, legal newpapers, bar association journals and international legal journals. From MeL .

[Free]   Catalog/ All Subjects  
MeL Electronic Journal List - Michigan eLibrary
If you already know the name of a journal that contains an article you are looking for, you can use this resource to determine whether a MeL database has the full text of your title. After you find the journal you need, click on the links provided to search the databases. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Multiple Databases/ All Subjects  
MeL Multi-Database Search  
One stop searching of many of the Michigan eLibrary (MeL) databases.

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference/ History  
Michigana (Sabin Collection) Sources in U.S. History Online - Gale
This digital archive documents state history. Drawn from the Sabin collection and other Gale sources, the archive provides access to a wide variety of documents: personal narratives and memoirs, pamphlets and political speeches, sermons and songs, legal treatises and children's books. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search/ General Newspapers  
New York Times (Infotrac Custom Newspapers) - Gale
Full text of the New York Times from 1985. From MeL .

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search / Nursing  
Nursing Resource Center - Gale
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.

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Article Search / Social Issues  
Opposing Viewpoints in Context - Gale
Features contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues.

[Password]   [Pay]   Reference/ Property Information  
Property Gateway (Formerly: Access Oakland)  - Oakland County, MI Government
Property information for Oakland County which may be purchased online. Limited free access to Residential Property Profiles and Commercial Property Profiles is available using a password from within the Law and Research Library.

[InLibrary]       Article Search / Health  
Public Health Reports - Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH).
Peer-reviewed journal which offers articles in three main areas: public health practice, research, and viewpoints/commentaries.

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference/ Business  
ReferenceUSA - InfoUSA
An infoUSA Service. Search the U.S. Business Database  or  U.S. Residential Database  by selected criteria.

[InLibrary]   [OakNet]   Reference / Business  
Small Business Resource Center - 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. From MeL .

 

 

 


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