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    Academic OneFile

    Quickly access articles from a database of scholarly journals and other trusted periodicals. Best for academic research.

    Complete source for peer-reviewed scholarly articles across all academic disciplines

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    Gale OneFile: Agriculture provides access to journals covering agriculture and its related fields. Researchers can access current and authoritative periodical content that spans the industry—from practical aspects of farming to cutting-edge scientific research in horticulture.

    Articles on farming, horticulture, and agriculture-related fields

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    Books & Authors

    Gale Books and Authors makes exploration of genre fiction and essential non-fiction fun! By leveraging our entire award-winning What Do I Read Next? collection, patrons and students alike can be sure that their next big read comes with a BIG recommendation.

    Lively reviews and recommendations make book selection fun.

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    Bridges eLibrary

    Powered by OverDrive, use your favorite device to borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and stream videos from participating Iowa public libraries.

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    Business Insights: Essentials

    Business Insights: Essentials combines all of the content formerly found in Business & Company Resource Center with a new interface designed around the research goals and workflows of your diverse business research community. Easily find information on companies, industries and more in the context of timely news, statistical data, and in-depth reports.

    News, stats and reports provide in-depth coverage of companies and industries.

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    Authoritative automotive repair covers the most popular vehicles of the past 30 years.

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    Communications and Mass Media

    Gale OneFile: Communications and Mass Media meets the needs of researchers with journal articles on all aspects of the communications field, including advertising, public relations, linguistics, and literature.

    Articles on advertising and public relations, linguistics, and related fields

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    Criminal Justice

    Gale OneFile: Criminal Justice informs the research process for researchers who are studying law, law enforcement, or terrorism; training for paralegal service; preparing for a career in homeland security; delving into forensic science; investigating crime scenes; developing policy; going to court; writing sociological reports; and much more.

    Articles on law, law enforcement, security, terrorism, and more

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    Culinary Arts

    Gale OneFile: Culinary Arts offers a variety of information from major cooking and nutrition magazines as well as book reference content from Delmar.

    Recipes, restaurant reviews, industry information, and more

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    Diversity Studies

    Gale OneFile: Diversity Studies prepares researchers for social science, history, and liberal arts coursework. This collection explores cultural differences, contributions, and influences in the global community.

    Articles that explore cultural differences, influences in society, and more

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    Economics and Theory

    Gale OneFile: Economics and Theory offers a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit bibliographic index. This content is useful for starting a business, marketing a product, developing policy, analyzing trends, constructing economic models, investing for the future, researching rates, and more.

    Articles on economics, interviews with CEOs and entrepreneurs, and more

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    Educator's Reference Complete

    Gale OneFile: Educator’s Reference Complete is a great resource for a variety of educators—from teachers and administrators to those studying in the field at the collegiate and graduate level. It seeks to provide full text for titles in the ERIC database and covers multiple levels of education and every educational specialty, such as technology, bilingual education, health education, and testing, and provides insight on issues in administration, funding, and policy.

    Academic articles, reports, news, book reports, and more in the field of education

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    Gale In Context: Elementary (formerly Kids InfoBits), introduces elementary school students to database searching with easy-to-use resources featuring age-appropriate, curriculum-related content.

    Learn about animals, plants, music science, sports, and more

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    Gale OneFile: Entrepreneurship provides insights, tips, strategies, and success stories for business schools and entrepreneurs.

    Full-text insights, tips and strategies for students and entrepreneurs.

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    Environmental Studies and Policy

    Gale OneFile: Environmental Studies and Policy answers inquiries about environmental concerns with coverage journals and reference content from Delmar and diverse perspectives from the scientific community, governmental policymakers, and corporate interests.

    Articles on environmental policies, perspectives, and more

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    Fine Arts

    Gale OneFile: Fine Arts places millions of articles at the fingertips of serious students of drama, music, art history, and filmmaking.

    Articles art history, music, drama, filmmaking, and related fields

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    Gardening and Horticulture

    Gale OneFile: Gardening and Horticulture focuses on the practical aspects and the scientific theory of horticulture studies. Gardening and Horticulture offers biotechnologists, farmers, hobbyists, and landscape architects access to important content relevant to their pursuits.

    Articles on the practical aspects of gardening, horticulture, and more

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    Gender Studies

    Gale OneFile: Gender Studies provides balanced coverage of this significant aspect of culture and society. This database includes topics related to gender studies, family and marital issues, and more.

    Articles on gender studies, family/marital issues, health, and more

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    General OneFile

    Access an unprecedented number of general reference magazines and key serials in a single resource. Best for general research.

    Magazine, news, and journal articles on general interest topics and current events

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    Health and Medicine

    Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine includes information created specifically for students, knowledgeable consumer health researchers, and health care professionals. This database is the perfect resource for up-to-date information on a complete range of healthcare topics.

    Find reliable information on fitness, pregnancy, nutrition and much more.

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    Health and Wellness

    Gale Health and Wellness offers access to thousands of full-text medical journals, magazines, reference works, multimedia, and more. Perfect for researchers at all levels, this comprehensive consumer health resource provides authoritative information on the full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to in-depth coverage of alternative medical practices, and more.

    Health-focused magazines, reference, video, and more.

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    High School Edition

    Gale OneFile: High School Edition provides access to age-appropriate, authoritative digital content for middle- and high-school students to use for classroom assignments. Learners can research magazines, journals, newspapers, and reference books covering a range of subjects—from science, history, and literature to political science, sports, and environmental studies.

    Information on high school research topics plus pop culture, sports, and more

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    Home Improvement

    Gale OneFile: Home Improvement places the research of hobbyists and professionals on a solid foundation with articles from more than 200 home improvement-focused titles. Home Improvement covers topics such as architectural techniques, tool and material selection, zoning requirements, and more.

    Articles on architectural techniques, zoning requirements, tools, and more

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    Hospitality and Tourism

    Gale OneFile: Hospitality and Tourism provides access to topics including the cultural and economic aspects of travel and tourism. Hospitality and Tourism offers current and relevant content on both the historical and current state of affairs in the hospitality and tourism industries.

    Articles on the hospitality and tourism fields, plus travel guides and more

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    Information Science

    Gale OneFile: Information Science contains valuable content for library science students, information science students, technology professionals, and others. Information Science is updated daily with articles covering all aspects of managing and maintaining information and technology, including usability, cataloging, circulation, business information, and more.

    Articles on the information and library science profession and related topics

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    Informe Académico

    Search across full-text Spanish and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines from and about Latin America.

    Una coleccion de revistas hispanicas con textos completos.

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    Insurance and Liability

    Gale OneFile: Insurance and Liability addresses concerns over the protection of assets, physical or intellectual, ranging from the individual property owner to multinational corporations. Insurance and Liability connects researchers to hundreds of thousands of updated articles from leading journals.

    Articles on mortgages, labor relations, legal issues, and more

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    Iowa Center for the Book

    Find Iowa authors, literary events and resources for book discussion groups.

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    Iowa Heritage Digital Collection

    Free access to online historical collections from a variety of Iowa cultural institutions.

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    Iowa Publications Online

    Access to information and services provided by the State of Iowa government.

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    Leadership and Management

    Gale OneFile: Leadership and Management provides access to authoritative periodical content covering such topics as 21st-century skills, organizational dynamics and leadership, adult learning and continuing education, and more. Updated daily, this library resource is useful for researchers or any professional interested in career development.

    A custom selection of full-text journals for educators is updated daily.

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    Middle School

    Gale In Context: Middle School combines the best of Gale's reference content with age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, primary sources, and much more. Students will find outstanding support to complete assignments in core subjects including literature, science, social studies, and history.

    Academic articles, images, topic selections, and more for middle schoolers

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    Military and Intelligence

    Gale OneFile: Military and Intelligence contains scholarly journals, magazines, and reports covering all aspects of past and present military affairs. Updated daily, content supports key subject areas, such as governmental policies, the socioeconomic effects of war, the structure of the armed forces, and more.

    Articles on governmental policies, socioeconomics effects of war, and more

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    Access major U.S. and international newspapers online to search articles instantly by title, headline, date, or other fields.

    Regional, national, and world newspapers

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    Nursing and Allied Health

    Gale OneFile: Nursing and Allied Health includes full-text titles cited in CINAHL to support specialized care, treatment, and patient management. Nursing and Allied Health helps nursing professionals working in the field as well as students studying a nursing-focused curriculum.

    Articles on direct patient care, healthcare administration, and more

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    Opposing Viewpoints

    Gale In Context: Opposing Viewpoints is an engaging online experience for those seeking contextual information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. Drawing on the acclaimed Greenhaven Press series, the solution features continuously updated viewpoints, topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites organized into a user-friendly portal experience.

    Continuously updated information and opinions cover hot issues.

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    Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine

    Gale OneFile: Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine covers the fields of physical therapy, physical fitness, and sports medicine. Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine offers a wide spectrum of information, including proven treatment techniques, experimental research, and more.

    Articles on treatment techniques, experimental research, and more

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    Pop Culture Studies

    Gale OneFile: Pop Culture Studies analyzes and contributes to popular culture by offering useful information for researchers in social science, history, art, and liberal arts courses.

    Articles on popular culture analysis and more

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    Popular Magazines

    Gale OneFile: Popular Magazines includes the most searched magazines focusing on current events, sports, science and health issues.

    The most popular and current magazines available from all of the Gale resources

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    Gale OneFile: Psychology supports research in all fields of psychology: abnormal, biological, cognitive, comparative, developmental, personality, quantitative, social, and all areas of applied psychology. Researchers, psychologists, counselors, and behavioral scientists will discover relevant information from the thoughts, views, discoveries, and reports found in this comprehensive collection.

    Articles on personality, the human mind, memory, and more

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    Religion and Philosophy

    Gale OneFile: Religion and Philosophy covers topics of philosophies and religions in one comprehensive collection. Researchers will gain valuable insight about the impact religion has had on culture throughout history, including literature, arts, and language. Updated daily, Religion and Philosophy supports a broad range of topics from theological approaches to social issues.

    Articles on world religions, philosophies, and related fields

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    Gale OneFile: Science provides information on the latest scientific developments in particle physics, advanced mathematics, and nanotechnology. Updated daily, Science has articles to satisfy almost every scientific inquiry and keep researchers current. Key subjects include the biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology.

    Updated daily, this collection includes 1.6 million articles and 200 journals.

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    State Data Center

    Source for population, housing, business, and government statistics about Iowa.

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    State of Iowa

    Access to information and services provided by the State of Iowa government.

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    U.S. History

    Gale OneFile: U.S. History contains scholarly journals and magazines that can be used by novice historians as well as advanced academic researchers. Updated daily, U.S. History offers balanced coverage of events in U.S. history and scholarly work being established in the field.

    Robust coverage for both novice historians and advanced researchers.

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    Vocations and Careers

    Gale OneFile: Vocations and Careers aids users in researching a vocation, finding an appropriate institution of learning, job searching, and maintaining a career. Vocations and Careers offers hundreds of current and applicable periodicals ranging from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals.

    Articles on job searching, building a career, and more

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    War and Terrorism

    Gale OneFile: War and Terrorism contains millions of articles to help researchers gain valuable insight into conflicts and their causes, impact, and perception on a global scale. This definitive collection is intended for analysts, risk management professionals, and students of military science, history, and social science.

    Articles on war and its causes, current events, terrorism, and more

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    World History

    Gale OneFile: World History provides access to scholarly journals and magazines for use by novice historians and advanced academic researchers. World History offers balanced coverage of events in world history and scholarly work being established in the field.

    Well-rounded coverage of current thinking and scholarly work.