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Academic OneFile
(Gale)
Article database including full-text and abstracts of scholarly, trade, and general-interest periodicals covering topics in the areas of current events, general sciences and technology, social sciences, arts, and humanities. Yes Yes more information
Academic Search Premier
(EBSCO)
Scholarly, multidisciplinary full-text database, with more than 6,000 full-text periodicals, including more than 2,800 peer-reviewed journals. Partial No more information
Academic Video Online
(Alexander Street Press)
A single cross-searchable repository of Alexander Street Press online video titles currently available to Drake users. This includes American History in Video and World History in Video. Yes No more information
AccessPharmacy A curricular resource - select a core curriculum topic, browse by organ system, review textbooks, or search across leading pharmacy online references. Yes No more information
AccessScience Access to authoritative articles in all major areas of science and technology from Encyclopedia of Science and Technology. Yes No more information
ACS Publications Full-text articles from the journals published by the American Chemical Society. No No more information
African American Studies Center Online
(Oxford)
Collection of articles focusing on the lives and events which have shaped African American and African history and culture. Limit of 5 simultaneous users. No No more information
African-American Experience
(ABC-CLIO)
Encyclopedia of information about African American life and experiences. No No more information
African-American Historical Serials Collection
(EBSCO)
Includes African American periodicals, annuals and reports published from 1829-1922 including materials from African American religious organizations and social service agencies. Partial No more information
AMA Manual of Style Full text of the 10th edition with extensive search and browse options, policy updates made in real time, an SI conversion calculator, and learning and training resources. No No more information
America: History and Life
(EBSCO)
Index to the history and culture of the United States and Canada, from prehistory to the present. Partial No more information
American Antiquarian Society Historical Periodicals Collection, Series 1-5
(EBSCO)
Digital access to the most comprehensive collection of American periodicals published between 1684 and 1912. No No more information
American Doctoral Dissertations, 1933-1955
(EBSCO)
Searchable, open access database of dissertations from 1933-1955. Partial No more information
American Fiction, 1774-1920
(Gale)
Primary source archive of prose fiction written by Americans from the political beginnings of the United States through World War I. No Yes more information
American History in Video
(Alexander Street Press)
Historical coverage from the early history of Native Americans to the 1988 Vicennes Affair in the Persian Gulf. Biographical coverage ranges from eighteenth century to modern day figures. Yes No more information
American Politics: Campaign Newspapers
(Readex)
Digitized newspapers from over 30 states covering political campaigns and issues from 1803-1876. No No more information
Annual Reviews Collection of critical reviews written by leading scientists in 40 disciplines within the Biomedical, Life, Physical, and Social Sciences including Economics. Yes No more information
APA Style CENTRAL Resource designed to assist students, instructors and researchers in the education and proper application of APA Style formatting rules and offers expert tools and guidance on the scholarly writing and research processes. NOTE: If you wish to add or save a reference, or work in the Writing Center, you will need to create a personal account. You do not need a personal account to access the Learning and Research Centers. Browsers: Works best with Firefox, Chrome, or Safari for Mac OS. Internet Explorer is NOT recommended. No No more information
Archives of Sexuality & Gender: LGBTQ History & Culture Since 1940
(Gale)
Archive of primary sources covering social, political, health, and legal issues impacting LGBTQ communities around the world. No Yes more information
Art & Architecture Complete
(EBSCO)
Full-text coverage, indexing and abstracts and an image collection of over 63,000 images. Subjects include antiques, art and art history, interior and landscape design, etc Partial No more information
Artemis Primary Sources
(Gale)
Combines Gale primary source databases into one searchable environment. No No more information
ArticleFirst
(OCLC)
Index of articles from the contents pages of journals in business, science, humanities, social sciences, medicine, technology and popular culture. Partial No more information
ARTStor Over one million digital images in the arts, architecture, humanities, and sciences with software tools for teaching and research. Partial No more information
ASHP eBooks Collection ASHP eBooks Library is a source for pharmacy-specific clinical and management information. No No more information
Associated Press: News Features & Internal Communications
(Gale)
An archive of primarily 20th-Century news materials that provide original perspectives on historical events around the world. Includes news features dating from 1940 and internal AP publications dating from the turn of the century. No Yes more information
Associated Press: U.S. City Bureaus Collection
(Gale)
This collection offers access to records from the AP's Atlanta, Austin, Birmingham, Chicago, Dallas, Miami, New Orleans, Philadelphia, and Pittsburgh bureaus, dating from 1931 to 2004. No Yes more information
Associated Press: Washington, D.C. Bureau Collection
(Gale)
Searchable digital collection including records from the Washington, D.C., bureau office of the Associated Press dating from 1952—2009. No Yes more information
ATLA Religion Database
(EBSCO)
Indexes journal articles, book reviews, and essays in all fields of religion, with coverage from 1949 and some retrospective indexing. Partial No more information
Biblical Archaeology Society Online Archive Biblical Archaeology Review (1975 - present), Bible Review (1985 - 2005 complete) and Archaeology Odyssey (1998 - 2006 complete), plus five popular books. Partial No more information
Bibliography of Native North Americans
(EBSCO)
Contains citations to literature covering all aspects of native North American culture, history, and life published from the sixteenth century to the present. Partial No more information
Biography And Genealogy Master Index
(Gale)
Database providing indexing from Gale to over 2,000 biographical and genealogical print materials. No Yes more information
Biography in Context
(Gale)
Database providing biographical information on 650,000+ current and historical figures around the world from multiple perspectives. Partial Yes more information
BioMed Central Provides full-text access to over 220 peer-reviewed open access journals in biology and medicine. Individual site registration is required. Partial No more information
BIOSIS Citation Index
(Web of Science)
Contains citations to items in all areas of the life sciences and biology. Encompasses over 5,300 journal titles and 22 million records. No No more information
Birds of North America Provides life histories and images for over 700 species of birds breeding in the USA (including Hawaii) and Canada with video and audio recordings for many. No No more information
Black Studies Center
(ProQuest)
Gateway to current and historical material on African-Americans, the African Diaspora and Africa including scholarly essays, recent periodicals, and historical newspaper articles. Partial No more information
Black Thought and Culture
(Alexander Street Press)
Database of nonfiction writing by major American black leaders. Yes No more information
Book Review Index Plus
(Gale)
A comprehensive online guide to book reviews with over five million review citations from thousands of publications. No Yes more information
Books & Authors
(Gale)
Online resource designed to help library patrons discover today’s popular fiction and non-fiction titles as well as the classics of yesterday. No Yes more information
Britannica Online Fully searchable version of this authoritative, general encyclopedia. It also includes the Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary and Britannica Book of the Year. Yes No more information
BrowZine BrowZine lets you browse, read, save, and monitor scholarly journals in your subject areas on your mobile device or desktop/laptop. No No more information
Business Economics and Theory
(Gale)
Database of full-text academic journals and magazines with a strong emphasis on titles covered in the EconLit bibliographic index. Yes Yes more information
Business Expert Press Ebooks Access to over 300 Ebooks that focus on international business, mergers, finance, accounting, social networking, and many more related areas. All Ebooks offer no DRM (Digital Rights Management), Downloadable PDFs, and unlimited users. Yes No more information
Business Insights: Global
(Gale)
Database offering business case studies, in-depth statistical data and research, and the ability to compare global economies, countries, and industries. Partial Yes more information
Business Plans Handbook "For those looking for examples of how to approach, structure and compose their own business plans, the Handbook presents 24 sample plans taken from businesses in the manufacturing, retail and service industries..." No No more information
Business Source Premier
(EBSCO)
Business Source Premier includes full-text coverage of nearly 1,900 business and trade journals. Partial No more information
Cabell's Directories of Publishing Opportunities Directories of publishing opportunities by journal title, including submission process, type of review, acceptance rates, and more. No No more information
Cambridge Histories Online Online version of the prestigious Cambridge Economic Histories Online for Europe, Latin America, India, and the Greco-Roman world. Yes No more information
Career Cruising Career Cruising is an industry-leading online career guidance and planning system made available to students by Drake's Center for Global Citizenship. No No more information
Catalog of U.S. Government Publications
(GPO Access)
Free index to federal government publications distributed through the Superintendent of Documents. Yes No more information
Chicago Manual of Style Online
(University of Chicago)
Online version of the 16th and 17th editions of the Chicago Manual of Style. Fully searchable. No No more information
Chicago Tribune (Proquest Historical Newspapers) Digital version of the Chicago Tribune (1849-1992). No No more information
ChiltonLibrary
(Gale)
Database of detailed information pertaining to vehicle maintenance and repair. No Yes more information
Chronicle of Higher Education News, information, and jobs listings for college and university faculty members and administrators. No No more information
Chronicle of Philanthropy News and information source covering the non-profit world. No No more information
CINAHL
(EBSCO)
Index of nursing and allied health literature dating back to 1981. Limited to 4 simultaneous users. If you are denied access, please wait a few minutes and try again. No No more information
Clase and Periodica
(OCLC)
Index of Latin American journals in the sciences and humanities No No more information
Cochrane Library
(Wiley)
Collection of databases that contain high-quality, independent evidence to inform healthcare decision making. Partial No more information
Columbia International Affairs Online (CIAO) Scholarly source for theory and research in international affairs; includes papers, projects, proceedings, books, journals, policy briefs and teaching materials (i.e., case studies and background readings). No No more information
Communication & Mass Media Complete
(EBSCO)
A major indexing and abstracting database for Communication Studies and Journalism & Mass Communication. It indexes over 400 journals and includes the full text of over 200 journals in these fields. Partial No more information
Communication Studies
(Sage)
Full-text source for journals relating to journalism and communication. Yes Yes more information
Computer Database
(Gale)
Database covering computer-related product introductions, news and reviews in areas such as hardware, software, electronics, engineering, communications and the application of technology. Partial Yes more information
Contemporary Women's Issues
(Gale)
Articles from journals, newsletters, proceedings, pamphlets, book and media reviews and more about global women's issues. No Yes more information
Corporate ResourceNet
(EBSCO)
Index to over 1,300 business and management periodicals, with abstracts and full text of many articles. Includes profiles of the world's 5,000 largest companies and a collection of images. Partial No more information
CountryWatch Up-to-date news and information on all of the world's countries. No No more information
CQ Press Researcher Online Looking for a "hot topic" on which to do a research paper? This database is a great place to start! It offers pros & cons, background information, and in-depth analysis on a variety of topics, issues, and controversies currently in the news. Yes No more information
CQ Press Voting & Elections Collection Integrates data, authoritative analyses, concise explanations, and historical material on the American voter, major and minor political parties, campaigns and elections, and historical and modern races for Congress, the presidency and governorships. Yes No more information
CQ Weekly Reports on issues on the congressional horizon, plus a wrap up of the previous week's news, including the status of bills in play, behind-the-scenes maneuvering, committee & floor activity, debates and all roll-call votes. Coverage from 1983 to present. Yes No more information
Credo Reference Portal to over 500 highly regarded reference sources. Examples of sources covered include: Art, Business, Food & Beverage, History, Language, Law, Literature, Medicine, Music, Philosophy, Psychology, Religion, Science, Social Sciences, and Technology. Yes No more information
Declassified Documents Reference System
(Gale)
Provides access to 500,000+ pages of previously classified government documents. Covers major international events including the Cold War, and the Vietnam War. Underpins studies in international relations and U S. foreign & domestic policy studies. No Yes more information
Des Moines Register (full-text version)
(ProQuest)
Iowa's largest and most influential newspaper, focusing on Des Moines and its suburbs with news coverage including regional, national, and international issues and events. Coverage: 11/27/2002 - date. Older material is available on Microfilm only. No No more information
Des Moines Register (scanned version)
(ProQuest)
Scanned digital version of the Des Moines Register from 2009 – present (with a 5-10 month delay) No No more information
Dickens Letters
(InteLex)
The Letters of Charles Dickens, (1820-1870) 2nd edition. No No more information
Diversity Studies Collection
(Gale)
Database covering ethnic and social diversity issues. Includes news sources, magazines, and academic journals. Partial Yes more information
DSM-5 Published by the American Psychiatric Association, it provides a common language and standard criteria for the classification of mental disorders. It is used by mental health professionals worldwide. No No more information
Duke University Press Journals Online (e-Duke Scholarly Collection) Provides access to 39 Duke University Press journals in the humanities and social sciences. Can search across the entire collection or search individual journals. Partial No more information
DynaMed
(EBSCO)
A clinical reference tool created by physicians for physicians and other healthcare professionals for use primarily at the 'point-of-care' with clinically-organized summaries for more than 3,200 topics. No No more information
Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639 - 1800 (Readex) Searchable monographs, pamphlets, broadsides, government documents and ephemera enable researchers to explore America's distant and not so distant past. Yes No more information
Early American Imprints, Series I: Supplement from the American Antiquarian Society 1652-1800
(Readex)
Searchable monographs, pamphlets, broadsides, government documents and ephemera enable researchers to explore America's distant and not so distant past. No No more information
Early American Newspapers Series I, 1690-1876
(Readex)
Digitized American newspapers from 23 states and District of Columbia covering the 18th and 19th centuries. No No more information
Early English Books Online (Text Creation Partnership)
(EEBOTCP)
Consists of 25,000+ open access texts from Early English Books Online. No No more information
Ebooks (OCLC) Bibliographic catalog of online electronic books. Database includes citations that links to full-text content. No No more information
Ebsco E-Book Collection (Netlibrary) An extensive collection of e-books, formerly hosted under the name "NetLibrary." Yes No more information
EBSCO Ebooks Ebooks from leading university presses and academic publishers. No No more information
EconLit
(EBSCO)
Provides bibliographic coverage of a wide range of economics-related literature. Partial No more information
Education (Sage) Full-text of 23 journals published by SAGE and participating societies. Yes Yes more information
Education Source
(EBSCO)
Full-text journals, indexing and abstracts, book reviews, and conference papers covering all aspects of education. Partial No more information
Educator's Reference Complete
(Gale)
Database of periodicals and reports seeking to provide full text for titles in ERIC. Partial Yes more information
Eighteenth Century Collections Online Every significant English-language and foreign-language title printed in Great Britain during the eighteenth century, along with thousands of important works from the Americas. Yes Yes more information
Eighteenth Century Collections Online - Law Encompasses the development of law in the British Empire between 1701 and 1800. Topics include acts, criminal and international law, appellants’ cases and more Yes No more information
Emerald Business, Management, and Strategy Journal Collection Collection of full-text journal articles in the areas of business and management. Yes No more information
Encyclopedia of Associations The Encyclopedia of Associations is a comprehensive source of detailed information on over 151,000 nonprofit membership organizations worldwide. No No more information
ERIC (Department of Education) Government site providing free access to Education Resource Information Center. Some full-text. Yes No more information
ERIC (Ebsco) Ebsco provided access to Education Resource Information Center. More full-text than the government site. Partial No more information
eScholarShare (Drake University) Scholarly repository of Drake University. Includes 1000+ electronic theses & dissertations. Yes No more information
Essential Science Indicators Measures research influence by providing information on top performing authors, papers, journals, institutions, and countries. (Journal Citation Reports is another similar database for exploring scholarly metrics.) No No more information
Ethnic NewsWatch
(ProQuest)
Features newspapers, magazines, and journals from various ethnic and minority presses. Yes No more information
European Views of the Americas
(EBSCO)
Comprehensive bibliographic guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750. Partial No more information
Facts and Comparisons A source of drug information-including herbal medications and medical products-for pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals. Starting November 1st, 2018, Facts & Comparisons will no longer be available. This resource was canceled at an earlier College meeting because it is very similar and comparable to Lexicomp. No No more information
Forbes Magazine Archive
(EBSCO)
Archive of Forbes Magazine, covering 1917-2000. Partial No more information
Gale Directory Library A media directory containing thousands of listings for print media, radio and television stations, and cable companies. Includes Market Share Reporter. No Yes more information
Gale Virtual Reference Library A collection of reference works on the Arts, Business, Education, Law, Literature, Medicine, Multicultural Studies, Nation & World, Religion, and the Social Sciences. Yes Yes more information
Gender Studies Database
(EBSCO)
Covers the full spectrum of gender-engaged scholarship both inside and outside academia. Several thousand links to freely available and indexed full-text articles and documents are also included. Partial No more information
GenderWatch
(ProQuest)
A database of unique and diverse publications that focus on how gender impacts a broad spectrum of subject areas. Yes No more information
General OneFile
(Gale)
Gale's largest general interest database of articles from general, specialized, and professional newspapers and periodicals, many with full text and images. Yes Yes more information
General Science Collection
(Gale)
Database of full-text journals covering all aspects of science, including biological sciences, computing, engineering, and technology. Yes Yes more information
Glassdoor A comprehensive career resource with information on 26,000+ companies. No No more information
Global Issues in Context
(Gale)
A resource for international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. No Yes more information
Government Printing Office
(OCLC)
The GPO Monthly Catalog provides bibliographic citations for all types of U.S. government documents. Not a full-text database Yes No more information
GreenFILE
(EBSCO)
A bibliographic database of resources in a variety of formats that address environmental concerns. Partial No more information
GREENR - Global Reference on the Environment, Energy, and Natural Resources
(Gale)
A database focused on the issues relating to the environment. Its coverage extends to news, case studies, videos, and news, as well as academic journals. Partial Yes more information
Grove Dictionary of American Music (2 ed.)
(Oxford)
The full text from the Grove Dictionary of American Music (2013). Yes No more information
HAPI - Hispanic American Periodicals Index
(UCLA)
Links to journal article citations and is a source for information about Central and South America, Mexico, Brazil, the Caribbean basin, the United States-Mexico border region, and Hispanics/Latinos in the United States. From analyses of current political, economic, and social issues to unique coverage of Latin American arts and letters, HAPI Online contains complete bibliographic citations to articles, book reviews (through 2001), documents, original literary works, and other materials appearing in more than 500 key social science and humanities journals published throughout the world. No No more information
Harper's Digital Archives Full-text articles from this general-interest magazine covering literature, politics, culture and the arts. Coverage: 1850-Present No No more information
Health and Wellness Resource Center
(Gale)
Database of health information including articles, videos, statistical information, and alternative and complementary medicine. No Yes more information
Health Reference Center Academic
(Gale)
Database of full-text periodicals, reference books, pamphlets, and videos covering a range of healthcare topics. Yes Yes more information
Health Source: Consumer Edition
(EBSCO)
Provides consumer-oriented information on many health topics, including the medical sciences, food sciences and nutrition, childcare, sports medicine and general health. Partial No more information
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition
(EBSCO)
Provides full-text for hundreds of scholarly journals in the medical and health sciences. Partial No more information
HeinOnline An online research tool with more than 100 million pages of legal history available in a fully-searchable, image-based format. Yes No more information
Highwire Press Free Journals Full-text coverage of more than 150 scholarly journals in the medical and life sciences. Partial No more information
Historic Documents Collection
(Sage)
Primary sources including presidential speeches, international agreements, Supreme Court decisions, US government reports, scientific findings, and cultural discussions arranged chronologically. No No more information
Historical Abstracts
(EBSCO)
Indexes more than 2,300 academic historical journals back to 1955, some full text. Partial No more information
IGI Global InfoSci Journals Database of full-text, peer-reviewed journals that focus on topics in advanced technology research as well as organizational, managerial, behavioral, and social implications of technology. No No more information
Illustrated Civil War Newspapers and Magazines Collection of historical documents allows you to browse and search HarpWeek's collection of 19th century journals. Yes No more information
Index to Legal Periodicals
(EBSCO)
This retrospective database indexes legal periodicals published in the United States, Canada, Great Britain, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand dating back to 1908. Partial No more information
Indigenous Peoples: North America
(Gale)
Explores the political, social, and cultural history of Native Peoples from the 16th century through the 20th century. No Yes more information
Information Science and Library Issues Collection
(Gale)
Database proving access to scholarly journals and trade publications covering all aspects of managing and maintaining information and technology, including usability, cataloging, information management, circulation, business information and more. Partial Yes more information
Informe Academico
(Gale)
Database of Spanish- and Portuguese-language scholarly journals and magazines. Partial Yes more information
InfoTrac Newsstand
(Gale)
Database of national and international newspapers. No Yes more information
InfoTrac Student Edition
(Gale)
Database of educational topics geared towards a high school audience. Partial Yes more information
Insurance and Liability Collection
(Gale)
Database of resources covering topics such as labor relations, mortgage banking, legal issues, and more. Yes Yes more information
International Directory of Company Histories Detailed information on more than 11,000 companies worldwide. Includes all volumes. Yes No more information
International Historical Statistics Statistical compendium covering the years 1750-2010 (with annual updates). Includes all statistical tables as Excel spreadsheets, which can be downloaded for further analysis. Topics include population, national accounts, labor force, agriculture, external trade and industry. Each section has a full description of the sources used to compile the statistics. No No more information
International Pharmaceutical Abstracts
(EBSCO)
Indexes articles from pharmaceutical-related journals; links to some full-text where available. *Limited to 4 simultaneous users. If you are denied access, please wait a few minutes and try again. Partial No more information
IOPScience
(Institute of Physics)
Full-text articles from 60+ IOP (Institute of Physics) titles. Also includes some journals published by Turpion. Partial No more information
Iowa History and Culture A unique online bibliography of Iowa history and culture organized into subject areas and searchable by author, title and keyword. No No more information
JAMA - Journal of the American Medical Association An international peer-reviewed general medical journal. See More Information for full-text coverage details. Yes No more information
Journal Citation Reports Measures research influence and impact at the journal and category levels by showing the relationship between citing and cited journals available in the Web of Science. (Essential Science Indicators is another similar database for exploring scholarly metrics.) Yes No more information
Journal of Physics B: Atomic, Molecular and Optical Physics
(Institute of Physics)
Covers the study of atoms, ions, molecules and clusters, and their structure and interactions with particles, photons or fields. Partial No more information
Journal of Visualized Experiments (JoVE) - Neuroscience Online peer-reviewed journal of video-demonstrations of scientific experiments. The content focus is on the general biological research sciences as well as the brain and the nervous system. We have a subscription to JoVE Neuroscience. These articles are designated by green N in the upper right corner. To search one collection at a time, use the check boxes on the lefthand side. No No more information
JSTOR More than a thousand academic journals and over 1 million images, letters, and other primary sources Yes No more information
JSTOR-19th Century British Pamphlets Collection This collection, as part of JSTOR, contains the most significant British pamphlets from the 19th century held in UK research libraries. Yes No more information
Kanopy Kanopy is a video streaming platform for libraries with a collection featuring over 26,000 movies, documentaries, and indie and foreign films from hundreds of producers including The Criterion Collection, The Great Courses, Kino Lorber, and PBS and thousands of independent filmmakers. Yes No more information
Kids InfoBits
(Gale)
Database of educational topics geared towards an elementary school audience. Yes Yes more information
Latino-American Experience
(ABC-CLIO)
The Latino American Experience (LAE) is a full-text database focusing on the history and culture of Latinos living in the United States. No No more information
LegalTrac
(Gale)
Database for research in case law, government regulations, the practice of law, statutes, taxation and international law. Covers all major law reviews, and specialty law and bar association journals. No Yes more information
Lexi-Comp Online Reviews the FDA, pharmaceutical industry, and clinical literature, researching the latest findings on drugs, indications, warnings, and interactions. Partial No more information
LexisNexis Academic Provides over 9,000 full-text news, business, and legal sources. No No more information
LGBT Life
(EBSCO)
LGBT Life contains full text for 50 of the most important and historically significant Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender journals, magazines and regional newspapers, as well as dozens of full text e-books. Partial No more information
Life Magazine Archive
(EBSCO)
Archive of Life Magazine, covering 1936-2000. No No more information
Listener - Historical Archive The Listener (1929-1991) was the weekly newspaper published by the BBC. The complete archive of this landmark publication is an essential witness to the intellectual and cultural history of the twentieth century. No No more information
Literature Resource Center
(Gale)
Database of overviews of important authors (from ancient times to the present) and scholarly critiques of their writings, including selected criticism and book reviews published in academic and literary journals. Yes Yes more information
LitFinder
(Gale)
Database providing access to literary works and authors throughout history, including more than 150,000 full-text poems and 800,000+ poetry citations, as well as short stories, speeches, plays, biographies, images, and more. Partial Yes more information
Lynda Lynda.com provides a vast online library of training and instructional videos covering the latest software, creative, and business skills. It's free for all Drake students, faculty and staff. Note: when logging in to Lynda.com for the first time, you must create a user profile and set up your user name and password. No No more information
Making of Modern Law This database provides full-text access to over 22,000 American and British legal treatises. Yes No more information
Making of Modern Law Trials, 1600 - 1926 A collection of legal transcripts and sensational trial accounts describing the courtroom drama in America, the British Empire and the world. No No more information
Making of Modern Law: Primary Sources Offers online access to early state codes, city charters, documents relating to constitutional conventions, and other resources in American legal history. No No more information
Making of the Modern World, 1450-1914
(Gale)
Archive of primary sources that track the development of the modern, western world through the lens of trade and wealth from 1450-1914. Yes Yes more information
Mango Languages Interactive language-learning database covering 71 languages. No No more information
Market Share Reporter
(Gale)
Presents comparative business statistics. Each entry features a descriptive title; data and market description; a list of producers/products along with their market share; and cites original sources. No Yes more information
Marquis Who's Who in America Biographical information from various "Who's Who" series. Yes No more information
MathSciNet An electronic database of reviews, abstracts and bibliographic information for much of the mathematical sciences literature from American Mathematical Society (AMS). Yes No more information
MEDLINE (Proquest) Indexes over 5,600 journals in the medical and health sciences. Links to full text where available. Yes No more information
MEDLINE (PubMed) National Library of Medicine's free version of Medline Yes No more information
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
(EBSCO)
The Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 20,000 contemporary testing instruments. No No more information
Mergent Archives Mergent Archives provides a vast historical collection of company, industry and country information. Access the Moody's/Mergent Digital Manuals consisting of the following manuals: Industrial, Over the Counter Unlisted, Over the Counter Industrial, Transportation, Bank & Finance, Public Utilities, International and Municipal & Government starting in 1909 to current. Key Business Ratios starting in 1979 to current. D&B Country Risk Profile/Riskline Reports detailing essential political, economic and commercial information on over 130 countries worldwide beginning in 2001 to current. No No more information
Mergent Intellect Mergent Intellect provides private company data on over 100 million privately held global companies (plus 145 million inactive global companies). Intellect allows the end user to download up to 2,000 records at a time to a spreadsheet. This service also contains information on over 220 million individuals through White Pages Pro and executive contacts on over 90 million professional decision makers. Also included is global family tree information, census data, access to First Research Industry Reports covering 900+ industries and demographic data from Nielsen. No No more information
Mergent Key Business Ratios Key Business Ratios (KBR) lets researchers examine industry benchmarks compiled from D&B®’s database of public and private companies, featuring 14 key business ratios for public and private companies in 800 lines of business. Covers 2011 - 2014. No No more information
Mergent Online Mergent Online provides business and company research information on over 60,000 global publicly traded active and inactive companies. Includes over 30 years of financial statements, ratios and stock prices. Executive biographies, industry reports, histories, business descriptions, equity reports, economic data and much more. Includes Horizon that details supply chain, competitor, partnership and product information on over 6500 U.S. companies. User limit of 50 total users. Yes No more information
Mergent Web Reports Contains the Moody's/Mergent Digital Manuals back files to 1909, consisting of the following eight manuals: Industrial, Over the Counter Unlisted, Over the Counter Industrial, Transportation, Bank & Finance, Public Utilities, International and Municipal & Government. No No more information
Micromedex Evidence-based information about drugs, toxicology, diseases, acute care and alternative medicine needed to make clinical diagnosis and treatment decisions. *Additionally, by logging in you agree that the use of this resource is limited to classroom work. Information obtained during this session will not be used for patient care or other activities outside of classroom assignments.* No No more information
MLA (Modern Language Association) Directory of Periodicals
(EBSCO)
Information for over 5,000 language & literature journals (many of which are indexed in the MLA Bibliography database) No No more information
MLA (Modern Language Association) International Bibliography [EBSCO] Subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore and linguistics. Links to some full-text where available. No No more information
MLA (Modern Language Association) International Bibliography [Gale] Subject index for books and articles published on modern languages, literatures, folklore and linguistics. Links to some full-text where available.

Note: After June 30, 2019, MLA International Bibliography will not be available through Gale and will be offered only on the EBSCO platform.

No Yes more information
Motif-Index of Folk Literature
(InteLex)
An index to themes and motifs in folk literature from Ireland to India. No No more information
MRI University Internet Reporter
(Mediamark Research, Inc.)
MRI+ is a library of key magazine planning data resources providing an information link between the planner and publisher. Maximum of 10 simultaneous users. *Note: Registration required. No No more information
Music & Performing Arts
(Alexander Street Press)
Music and performing arts resources, spanning all time periods, encompassing a wide range of formats (including scores, reference, and high definition audio and video). Yes No more information
Music Index Online
(EBSCO)
Guide to music periodicals and literature featuring content from 1970 to present. Partial No more information
Nation Archive
(EBSCO)
Full-text of The Nation, a weekly magazine, from 1865 - present. Yes No more information
National Review Archive The National Review has been a leading journal of opinion since its inception in 1955. Yes No more information
Natural Medicines Combined database containing both Natural Standard and Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database. The premiere evidence based complimentary and alternative medicine database. Effectiveness of treatments for various disease states is ranked based on analysis of the primary literature. No No more information
Nature International science journal that publishes peer-reviewed original research, review articles, reports, and commentaries on the latest happenings in the sciences. Note: Cowles Library subscribes to Nature and Nature Neuroscience. Yes No more information
Nature: News@Nature Science journalism in the news. Partial No more information
Naxos Jazz Library A component of the Naxos Music Library focused on jazz. Up to 3 simultaneous users. No No more information
Naxos Music Library Streamed recordings of primarily classical music. Also includes world/folk music, Chinese orchestral, folk, and traditional music. 5 simultaneous users No No more information
Neuroscience eBook Collection Books in this interdisciplinary field cover subjects such as behavioral neuroscience, clinical neurophysiology, cognitive and developmental neuroscience, regeneration, epilepsy, molecular neuroscience and sensory systems. Partial No more information
New England Journal of Medicine Full text of The New England Journal of Medicine. Full text 1990-present; Abstracts 1812-1989. Yes No more information
New Republic Archive The New Republic, founded in 1914, is a U.S.-based journal of opinion on politics and the arts. Approach tends to be centrist conservative. Yes No more information
New York Times New York Times access 1851-present. Direct access to virtually all NY Times content from that time period. Requires a separate, one-time registration. For details, visit http://researchguides.drake.edu/nyt No No more information
New York Times (LexisNexis) NYT, from 1930 to present (for older coverage, see "New York Times Historical Newspaper") For all articles from today's version, just click on "Today" in the date field and then "Search." No No more information
New York Times (Proquest Historical Newspapers) Full-text including scanned digital images of the New York Times, 1851-2012 Yes No more information
Newspaper Source Plus
(EBSCO)
Newspapers, television and radio news transcripts. Yes No more information
NewsVault Cross-search Gale newspaper archives using a single interface. Drake has access to the complete (London) Times Digital Archive and the 19th Century U.S. Newspaper Digital Archive. No No more information
Nineteenth Century Collections Online
(Gale)
A database of primary source collections for the 19th Century, primarily British and American, but including material from other nations and in other languages. No Yes more information
Nineteenth Century U.S. Newspapers
(Gale)
Full-text database of primary source newspapers from the 19th century in the United States. Includes political party newspapers, dailies, special interest group newspapers, illustrated papers, and major newspapers. No Yes more information
Nursing & Allied Health Collection
(Gale)
Database of full-text journals covering all aspects of the nursing profession from direct patient care to health care administration. Yes Yes more information
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
(Gale)
Database of information on social issues, including viewpoint articles, topic overviews, statistics, primary documents, links to websites, and full-text magazine and newspaper articles. There are also featured news and featured videos. Partial Yes more information
Original Sources (Encyclopedia Britannica) Original source documents. No No more information
Oxford Art Online Formerly Grove Art Online, this database provides access to The Dictionary of Art, Oxford Companion to Western Art, Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, and Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms plus links to more than 40,000 images. Limit of 5 simultaneous users. No No more information
Oxford Bibliographies Online Authoritative research guides in Atlantic History, Education, Music, Psychology, and Public Health. Yes No more information
Oxford English Dictionary 2nd edition of the 20-volume set. Includes meaning, history, & pronunciation of over 1/2 million words, both past and present. No No more information
Oxford Handbooks Online Full-text online versions of the Oxford Handbooks, available in seven complete subject modules: Business & Management, Philosophy, Political Science, Religion, Literature, Psychology, and History. Yes No more information
Oxford History of Western Music The full text from the Oxford History of Western Music (2009) with notes, bibliographies, and further readings. No No more information
Oxford Music Online Database including the full-text of the Oxford Dictionary of Music and The Oxford Companion to Music. Limit of 5 simultaneous users. No No more information
Oxford Reference Online Access to dictionaries & reference works in the humanities, sciences, and social sciences. Limit of 5 simultaneous users. Yes No more information
Oxford Scholarship Online Ebooks Ebooks in 16 subject areas. No No more information
PapersFirst
(OCLC)
Index of papers presented at conferences worldwide. Partial No more information
Periodicals Archive Online
(ProQuest)
Archive of backfiles of scholarly periodicals in the arts, humanities and social sciences, spanning more than two centuries of content, 37 key subject areas, and multiple languages. Yes No more information
Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice, 4e
(AccessPharmacy)
Full-text ebook available on the AccessPharmacy platform. Yes No more information
PharmacyLibrary
(APhA)
PharmacyLibrary from American Pharmacists Association (APhA) features content from APhA's authoritative textbooks, an interactive NAPLEX review, case studies, and active learning exercises that focus on a variety of practice skills. Yes No more information
Philosopher's Index
(Proquest)
Author-written abstracts covering scholarly research in all areas of philosophy. No No more information
PILOTS (Published International Literature On Traumatic Stress) Citations to literature on post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and other mental-health results of traumatic events Yes No more information
PoliticoPro A premium policy news and information resource designed to keep students, faculty and researchers in lock-step with the unprecedented pace of developments in our current political climate. No No more information
Politics in America Information on members of the U.S. Congress and their districts. Yes No more information
Pop Culture Collection
(Gale)
Database of scholarly journals and magazines that both analyze and contribute to popular culture. Partial Yes more information
PRISMA
(ProQuest)
Database providing full-text access to journals in the social sciences and humanities for the interdisciplinary academic study of Hispanic and Latin America and the Caribbean Basin. Yes No more information
PrivCo - Private Company Financial Intelligence PrivCo is a source for business and financial data on non-publicly traded corporations. No No more information
Proceedings (Conference)
(OCLC)
Index of worldwide conference proceedings. No No more information
Project Muse Full-text of scholarly journals published by Johns Hopkins University and other university presses. Yes Yes more information
ProQuest Congressional Historic and current congressional information supporting in-depth research in public policy, historical, and legal areas of interest No No more information
PsycARTICLES
(Proquest )
Full-text journals published by the American Psychological Association & allied organizations. Yes No more information
PsycCRITIQUES
(Proquest)
Note: PsycCRITIQUES ended publication in Fall 2017. This is an archive of the former database. Full-text reviews weekly of psychological books. Yes No more information
PsychiatryOnline Premium
(APPI)
The PsychiatryOnline Premium collection covers diagnosis and differential diagnosis, case vignettes to bring abstract concepts to life, multidisciplinary treatment guidelines, the latest research – all within a single search and navigation interface that integrates journals and books. Partial No more information
Psychology Collection
(Gale)
Database of full-text journals covering all fields of psychology, including abnormal, biological, cognitive, comparative, developmental, personality, quantitative, social and all areas of applied psychology. Yes Yes more information
Psychotherapy.net Videos Collection of streaming videos in the fields of counseling, psychotherapy, addiction, and more. No No more information
PsycINFO
(Proquest )
Citations and abstracts of journal articles, book chapters, books, and dissertations. Yes No more information
RDS TableBase
(Gale)
RDS Tablebase specializes exclusively in tabular data on companies, industries, products and demographics. Tablebase features precise indexing, unambiguous table titles and links to full text International in scope and covering more than 90 industries and much more. **Note: requires username and password. Contact reference@drake.edu for credentials.** No Yes more information
Reference Universe
(Paratext)
Reference Universe allows users to search the indexes and tables of contents of Cowles Library’s extensive print and electronic reference collections, including specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries, and almanacs. No No more information
Refworks [New Version]
(Proquest)
Bibliographic and citation tool for Drake students and faculty No No more information
RefWorks [Old Version] Bibliographic and citation tool for Drake students and faculty No No more information
Research in Context
(Gale)
Database geared towards middle schoolers of age-appropriate videos, newspapers, magazines, and primary sources. Partial Yes more information
Richard K. Miller Ebooks Business ebooks. No No more information
RISM -- International Inventory of Musical Sources after 1600 / Series A/II:
(EBSCO)
Index to music manuscripts with annotations No No more information
Sabin Americana 1500 - 1926 Primary source documents pertaining to North, Central & South America, the Arctic, Antarctica, & West Indies. Includes original accounts of exploration, pioneering, settlement, the western movement, military actions, Native Americans, slavery & abolition. Yes No more information
Science in Context
(Gale)
Database of full-text articles and multimedia content covering all aspects of science, from earth science and life science, to space, technology, mathematics and science history and biography. Partial Yes more information
Science Online
(AAAS)
Full-text of the journal Science, 1997 – date. Published by the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Partial No more information
ScienceDirect
(Elsevier)
ScienceDirect contains over 25% of the world's world's science, technology and medicine full text and bibliographic information. Drake University provides access to all of the book titles and a majority of the journal titles hosted on this platform, from 1995-present. Yes No more information
SciFinder Scholar Scientific information in journal and patent literature - you must create a user account (see more information) No No more information
Small Business Collection
(Gale)
Database of full-text, scholarly articles in HTML or PDF covering small business research. Yes Yes more information
Social Services Abstracts
(Proquest)
Provides bibliographic coverage of current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. Yes No more information
Sociological Abstracts
(Proquest)
This database abstracts and indexes the international literature of sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. Yes No more information
Sociology (Proquest) Access to the full-text of more than 310 journals in sociology and social work. This collection provides full-text coverage of many core titles included in Sociological Abstracts and Social Services Abstracts. Yes No more information
Springer eBooks, 2010-2018 Collections A collection of electronic books in a variety of subjects. Users have the option to order a personal print copy of ebooks owned by Drake (2010-2018 collections) for $24.99 (regardless of the actual book price). These "MyCopy" books are soft-cover b/w print copies that are mailed to the user’s address. Yes No more information
Springer Journals Full text access (1997-present) to most journals available through Springer. Yes No more information
Statista Online statistics portal providing access to data from market and opinion research institutions, as well as from business organizations and government institutions. Includes many easily-cited authoritative infographics. No No more information
Statistical Abstract of the United States
(ProQuest)
Authoritative and comprehensive summary of statistics on the social, political, and economic conditions of the United States. No No more information
Statistical Datasets
(Data Planet)
Statistical Datasets is a web-based research tool that provides fast and easy access to data from licensed and public domain datasets within a single interface. Yes No more information
Student Resources in Context
(Gale)
Database aimed at high school students offering cross-curricular content aligned to Common Core State Standards. Partial Yes more information
Teacher Reference Center
(EBSCO)
TRC provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 periodicals. In addition, 96% of journals indexed in TRC are peer-reviewed. Partial No more information
Time Magazine Archive
(EBSCO)
Archive of Time Magazine, covering 1923-2000. No No more information
Times (London) Digital Archive The Times Digital Archive, 1785-2011, is Gale's online historical archive, delivering every page as published from 200 years of The Times (London) to your library. No No more information
Times-Delphic Index
(Drake University)
Search titles and subject terms from all Times-Delphic articles at Drake University from 1980 to present. (A card index of earlier issues is available in the Library. Full text is available on microfilm.) Partial No more information
Transparent Language Online Online languange-learning service offering over 90 language options. Note: users must create a free account to use (click "Sign up" to create an account). To create an account, you must be on campus and connected to Drake Wifi. No No more information
Travax
(Shoreland)
Travel medicine database that is peer reviewed and continuously updated. Contains travel medicine literature and teaching sheets including a collection of country-specific profiles for about 240 countries and territories and a "Travax Report Builder", to produce a custom counseling reports for travelers.**Requires username and password (contact Drake Library Reference). No No more information
U.S. Supreme Court Records and Briefs, 1832-1978 Features approximately 11 million pages and more than 350,000 separate documents. Almost 150,000 Supreme Court cases are available. No No more information
Ulrich's Online
(Serials Solutions)
Information about journals, magazines, newspapers and other periodicals. No No more information
US History in Context
(Gale)
Database of reference works, primary source documents, and periodical and news articles covering significant people, events, and topics in US History. Partial Yes more information
Very Short Introductions
(Oxford)
Concise introductions to a wide range of subjects. Yes No more information
Visible Body
(Ovid)
3D human anatomy and physiology teaching tool that allows you to rotate and move different body parts, highlight specific areas, as well as remove or add different layers of skin, muscle, and bone etc. The database also has physiology animations as well as muscle and skeletal action videos. No No more information
Vital Statistics on American Politics More than 230 tables and charts covering the full spectrum of American politics dating back to 1788. No No more information
Vocational and Career Collection
(EBSCO)
Full-text coverage for 400 trade and industry related periodicals Partial No more information
Vogue Archive
(Proquest)
Entire run of Vogue magazine (US Edition) from 1892 to the present day. Yes No more information
Wall Street Journal (Proquest) Full-text of the newspaper's eastern edition, 1984 - present. Yes No more information
Web of Science A multidisciplinary research platform which searches a range of citation indexes and databases, covering over 33,000 of the worlds top journals. Partial No more information
Web of Science Core Collection This subset of Web of Science indexes primary journals and article citations in several databases spanning a wide range of disciplines. Partial No more information
Wiley Online Library Full-text access to selected journal titles and articles covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. Yes No more information
Women's Magazine Archive
(ProQuest)
Archive of consumer magazines aimed at a female readership, including Better Homes & Gardens, Chatelaine, Good Housekeeping, Ladies' Home Journal, Parents, and Redbook. Yes No more information
Women's Studies Archive: Women's Issues & Identities
(Gale)
Primary source archive tracing the path of women’s issues from past to present. No Yes more information
Women's Wear Daily Archive
(Proquest)
Entire run of Women's Wear Daily from 1910 to the present day. Yes No more information
World Data Analyst
(Encyclopedia Britannica)
Country snapshots, statistics, rankings, and comparisons. No No more information
World DataBank Access to nation-by-nation (or aggregate) statistical data. No No more information
World History in Context
(Gale)
Database of reference works, primary source documents, and periodical and news articles covering significant people, events, and topics in world history. Partial Yes more information
World History in Video
(Alexander Street Press)
Contains a wide-ranging collection of critically acclaimed documentaries that allow you to explore human history from the earliest civilizations to the late 20th century. Videos are global in scope, and capture longer-term and multiple perspectives, so you can make connections across cultures and over time. Yes No more information
World Scholar: Latin America And The Caribbean Regional Portal
(Gale)
Database of journal, reference, and news articles and primary source documents about Latin American and the Caribbean. Partial Yes more information
WorldCat
(OCLC)
WorldCat is a catalog of books and other materials in libraries worldwide. No No more information
WorldCat Dissertations
(OCLC)
Bibliographic database of all dissertations and theses available in WorldCat No No more information