• Databases/eBook Reference Sources
    Gale Online Resources
    Click the icon above to access all 57 databases. 
    (These resources are brought to you by the Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners and Massachusetts Library System with state funding and federal support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services.)

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    JSTOR is a digital library of academic journals and books; includes full-text articles from hundreds of scholarly journals from the mid-19th century to the early 21st century covering a wide range of subjects, including complete runs of many historical journals. The most recent 3-5 years of current journals are not available in full-text.


    Gale Virtual Reference Library

    eBook Reference Sources:  over 260 reference source titles are available as eBooks to all students and staff simultaneously.  Search for sources and articles by subject area or select an individual title and search within the source.  Articles are downloadable as a PDF to your iPad.  Titles are searchable in the NHS Library catalog.

    Periodical Databases:  search the following databases to locate  journal, magazine, or newspaper articles
    History Databases: 
    Literature Databases: 
    Science and Health Databases: (also check periodical databases listed above for science and health articles)