This is a good starting place for term papers - to get a basic overview of almost any topic. The collection includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, atlases, and reference handbooks. It also includes 1,000 short reference videos, 300,000 high-resolution art images, and thousands of additional images across all subject areas. Results link out to content in other databases provided by the ISU Library.
This is a subset of the full JSTOR collection. It limits searches to just content found in the JSTOR Open Collection. It is primarily a collection of book chapters, but it also contains several thousand freely-accessible journal articles.
Mergent Intellect provides access to a comprehensive suite of business information that includes US and global business directories, D&B First Research Industry Reports, Nielsen PRIZM demographics, a job search database, and executive contact information. Contact Jeff Kushkowski, firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance. Campus access only.
A very large full-text database containing thousands of sources including newspapers, journals, wire services, newsletters, company reports and SEC filings, case law, government documents, transcripts of broadcasts, and selected reference works.
This HeinOnline collection brings together a multitude of essential legal materials on slavery in the United States and the English-speaking world. This includes every statute passed by every colony and state on slavery, every federal statute dealing with slavery, and all reported state and federal cases on slavery.
The Small Business Reference Center is a comprehensive resource for small business owners and those interested in starting a business, offering full-text periodicals and reports, sample business plans, U.S. tax forms, videos and reference books. It supports small business owners in all relevant areas from planning, financing and managing a business to exit strategies. Users also have the ability to search within specific ‘Business Topics’ and ‘Business Types’ relevant to their needs.
A resource to aid in language learning that works on four levels: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Users will need to sign up for a Transparent Language Online account even if they are affiliated with ISU.