Resources by Subject: "General"

Academic Search Complete is a broad, expansive database including full text coverage of nearly every area of academic study.

Academic Search Premier is a broad, expansive database including full text coverage of nearly every area of academic study.

Access World News (formerly NewsBank) allows users to find information on topics related to business, communications, economics, government, journalism, politics and more from a variety of current and retrospective news media including newspapers, newswires, broadcast transcripts, blogs, periodicals, videos and web-only content including the Kentucky Post and Lexington Herald-Leader. Also includes Access Business News, Access International News, Access Military, Government, and Defense, Access Newswires and Transcripts and Acceda Noticias.

Access World News is available both on-campus and off-campus.

Alt-Press Watch contains full text coverage of the newspapers, magazines and journals of the alternative and independent press.

Chronicle of Higher Education is a top source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators.

CQ Researcher is an index to analysis on issues in the news.

ebrary is a collection of ebooks on a wide variety of subjects.

EBSCO eBooks at EKU is a collection of electronic books covering numerous subject disciplines.

Each ebook has a limit of 1 user at a time.

EBSCOhost Electronic Journals Service provides access to electronic journals for which EKU has print journals.

EBSCOhost Web is a group of multi-disciplinary and subject databases covering all subject areas.

EKU Honors Theses at Encompass allows you to browse undergraduate honors theses on EKU Libraries' digital repository, Encompass.

EKU Theses and Dissertations at Encompass allows you to browse EKU graduate open access theses and dissertations published on EKU Libraries' digital repository, Encompass.

EKU Theses and Dissertations at Proquest allows you to browse graduate theses and dissertations authored by EKU students and published in the Proquest Dissertations and Theses Full Text database.

Films on Demand Master Academic Collection is a collection of more than 10,000 high-quality educational streaming videos covering Humanities & Social Sciences, Business & Economics, Science, and Health.  All programming includes public performance rights.

Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia contains entries searchable by subject or keyword; equivalent to print Funk and Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia.

Global Issues in Context uses a wealth of resources to explain the historical and contemporary conditions necessary to understand global issues, conflicts and events. It supports research in virtually every corner of the library and in a wide variety of subject areas, including sociology, current events, civics, politics, science, economics, cultural/religious studies, & women.

GreenFILE is a collection of scholarly, government and general-interest titles covers topics such as global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more. The database provides indexing and abstracts for approximately 384,000 records, as well as Open Access full text for more than 4,700 records.

Ingenta is an indexing and search alert service for more than 20,000 periodicals. Includes some full text.

JSTOR contains full-text articles for journals covering a broad range of subjects in Arts & Sciences including many of the core research and society published journals in economics, history, political science and sociology, ecology, mathematics and statistics, language and literature, music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, art and architecture, law, psychology, public policy and administration, business, and education.

KYVL currently provides access to over 30 licensed indexing, abstract and full-text databases. KYVL’s licensed database contracts provide Kentucky citizens access to over thousands of indexed publications containing full-text resources as well as images and maps.