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CA Databases

 

This is a complete list of the e-resources available to the Concord Academy community. The e-resources listed here are available on and off campus unless otherwise noted.

If you know the name of the database you would like to use, select the appropriate letter below. If you are unsure which resource would be most useful for your research project, an instructional librarian would be happy to assist you.

A    B    C    D    E    F    G    H    I    J    K    L    M    N    O    P    Q    R    S    T    U    V    W    X    Y    Z

 

A

ARTSTOR: A digital library of nearly one million images in the areas of art, architecture, the humanities, and social sciences with a set of tools to view, present, and manage images for research and pedagogical purposes.

 

B

Boston Globe: Boston news and events.

 

D

Digital Public Library: The Digital Public Library of America empowers people to learn, grow, and contribute to a diverse and better-functioning society.

 

E

Encyclopaedia Britannica Suite: Sign up and log in to your personal account to favorite Britannica articles and media, organize and tag content, and access a variety of other features and tools.

 

G

Gale Databases: Gale provides libraries with original and curated content, as well as the modern research tools that are crucial in connecting libraries to learning, and learners to libraries.

Gale Virtual Reference Library: Gale Virtual Reference Library is a database of encyclopedias and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research.

Google News: Google News is a computer-generated news site that aggregates headlines from news sources worldwide, groups similar stories together and displays them according to each reader's personalized interests.

 

J

JSTOR: It includes archives of over one thousand leading academic journals across the humanities, social sciences, and sciences, as well as select monographs and other materials valuable for academic work.

 

N

Nature Magazine: Nature is a weekly international journal publishing the finest peer-reviewed research in all fields of science and technology on the basis of its originality, importance, interdisciplinary interest, timeliness, accessibility, elegance and surprising conclusions.

Newsbank: African American Newspapers 1827-1998.

Newsbank: America's Historical Newspapers 1690-2000.

 

O

Oxford Art Online: Oxford Art Online is the gateway to multiple trusted online art reference resources that serve students, scholars, curators, and collectors alike.

Oxford English Dictionary: The Oxford English Dictionary (OED) is widely regarded as the accepted authority on the English language.

Oxford Music Online: This gateway offers users the ability, for the first time ever, to access and cross-search multiple music reference resources in one location. Access to Grove Music Online, Companion to Music and Dictionary to Music is also available.

Oxford Reference Online: Offers coverage of a broad range of subjects: everything from General Reference, Language and Quotations to Science and Medicine, and from Humanities and Social Science to Business and Professional.

 

P

Project MUSE: Project MUSE is a leading provider of digital humanities and social science content for the scholarly community.

 

S

Science Magazine: Online edition of Science (1997-Present) and the Science Classic (1880-1996) digital archive.

Scientific American: The archive currently contains the entire editorial contents of Scientific American Magazine, from January 1854 through to the present.

LIBRARY HOURS:

Monday – Friday 7:45 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Monday – Thursday 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Sunday 7:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

INQUIRIES CAN BE MADE TO:

Martha Kennedy
Library Director and Archivist
Martha_Kennedy@concordacademy.org
Jonathan Golden
Library Assistant
Jonathan_Golden@concordacademy.org
General Inquiries
Library@concordacademy.org
(978) 402-2295

 

All students, faculty, and staff can borrow from the J. Josephine Tucker Library. It is your resource center for a wide variety of reasons. You can: ask any and all questions; print an assignment; borrow a text or course reader; download an audiobook; check out a Chromebook; browse new titles; coordinate on a group project; listen to a morning break read-aloud; participate in a Poetry Club reading.

Whatever your reason, come, stop by, and see what's happening this week in the library!