This is the main, general purpose, multidisciplinary database for finding articles in scholarly journals. Articles from newspapers and magazines are also available. Be sure to check the "peer reviewed" box if you only want journal articles. This is the first step database for College Composition I assignments, and is also very useful for College Composition II assignments, as well as those in other courses. (EBSCO)
CQ Researcher provides original, comprehensive reporting and analysis on issues in the news with controversial topics addressed in a balanced, unbiased manner. Coverage 1923 to present.
Full text database of periodical articles and other publications that focus on the impact of gender across a broad spectrum of subject areas.
NewsBank provides full-text news and perspectives from U.S. and international sources, including The Washington Post, Miami Herald, Philadelphia Inquirer, USA Today, London Times, The Economist China Daily (Beijing).
The Oxford English Dictionary is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium. It is an unsurpassed guide to the meaning, history, and pronunciation of over half a million words, both present and past. It traces the usage of words through 2.5 million quotations from a wide range of international English language sources, from classic literature and specialist periodicals to film scripts and cookery books. (VALE)