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Comprehensive General Reference Resources for Community Colleges

Community colleges need to provide their researchers access to coverage on a broad range of topics. ProQuest provides one-stop access to a highly respected, diversified mix of core academic subject reference areas. Resources include scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, newspapers, books, and digital media content such as maps, pictures, transcripts, and audio/video files. ProQuest’s comprehensive general reference coverage is designed to support researchers at all levels, from students to professional educators.

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ProQuest One Academic

ProQuest One Academic brings together four core multi-disciplinary products, allowing access to the world’s largest curated collection of journals, ebooks, dissertations, news and video.

ProQuest Central™

ProQuest Central brings together ProQuest’s most popular databases into one easy-to-use multimedia resource that supports research in business, health and medical, social sciences, arts and humanities, education, science and technology, and dozens of other disciplines.

Research Library

Research Library is a truly multidisciplinary resource featuring a diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, magazines, and other timely sources across the top 150 subject areas.

Career & Technical Education Database

The definitive source for vocational information, the Career & Technical Education Database includes over 790 titles, with more than 700 available in full text.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global™

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT) Global is a critical element of academic library research collections. An extensive and expanding collection, PQDT Global provides visibility of breakthrough research from the world’s premier universities.

Statistical Premium Collection

The Statistical Premium Collection is built to find statistics and data and presents the best socioeconomic statistics, reports, and data available for researchers in the social sciences, business, and economics. It features the long-standing Statistical Insight Collection, International Datasets, and the Statistical Abstracts Collection (comprised of the award-winning Statistical Abstract of the United States and Statistical Abstracts of the World).

eLibrary®

eLibrary®—the user-friendly general reference tool—delivers one of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed to support every range of user, including elementary students, college-prep and college-level researchers, and professional educators. Educators can even search for resources that correlate to state and national standards.

SIRS® Issues Researcher

When it comes to helping researchers make sense of the major issues of the day, SIRS® Issues Researcher makes the grade by offering only the very best article selections from more than 2,000 sources from around the globe.

American Periodicals Series

American Periodicals Series includes digitized images of the pages of American magazines and journals published from colonial days to the dawn of the twentieth century. Titles range from Benjamin Franklin's General Magazine and America's first scientific journal, Medical Repository; popular magazines such as Vanity Fair and Ladies' Home Journal; regional and niche publications; and groundbreaking journals like The Dial, Puck, and McClure's.

ProQuest Historical Newspapers™

With ProQuest Historical Newspapers, trace the Revolutionary War rebel cause, Reconstruction after the Civil War, learn about a break-through medical discovery, the inauguration of a world leader, both world wars, the Civil Rights Movement, experiment with a tasty new recipe, laugh at a comic strip and experience the birth of freedom —all from one source.

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