Databases A-Z

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Provides citations and some full text access to journals, books and monographs, conference papers, and curricular materials relating to all areas of education.

Premier national educational database sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement (OERI).  Provides abstracts with some full text coverage of journal articles, technical reports, program descriptions and evaluations, and curricular materials in the field of education.

Authoritative articles providing background information on a range of world topics. Also includes Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, timelines, atlases, statistics, images, and video.

Indexes all types of U.S. government documents, including Congressional reports, hearings, debates, and records; judiciary materials; and documents issued by executive departments (Education, Defense, Labor, Office of the President, etc.).

Indexing and abstracts for scholarly and general-interest titles covering global climate change, green building, pollution, sustainable agriculture, renewable energy, recycling, and more.

Indexes more than 500 core scholarly journals, monographs, essay collections, conference proceedings and exhibition catalogues covering western art from late antiquity to the present, published from 2008 to the present.

Provides full-text access to the back issues of hundreds of scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. A list of JSTOR journals available through the Corcoran Library can be found here.

Free access, available to all. Nearly 20,000 images of artworks from  the Los Angeles County Museum of Art collections are available to download on this site.

Free access, available to all. The Library of Congress picture collections number more than 14 million images. These include photographs, historical prints, posters, cartoons, documentary drawings, fine prints, and architectural and engineering designs. While international in scope, the collections are particularly strong in materials documenting the history of the United States and the lives, interests, and achievements of the American people.

Indexes journals, books, reports, and proceedings covering librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more. Coverage in the database extends back as far as the mid-1960s.