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Research Databases



Videos & Visual Media

Article Databases

CountryWatch: News about and information on 192 countries

CQ Researcher: Comprehensive reporting and analysis on current political and social issues

Credo Reference

EBSCOhost: *discovery service

GALE *portal

Infobase Learning:

JSTOR: Exclusively academic and scholarly journals for a variety of disciplines, primary sources and books. 

Oxford English Dictionary - OED Online: The Oxford English Dictionary is the accepted authority on the evolution of the English language over the last millennium

Nexis Uni (formerly Lexis Nexis): News, business, legal, medical and reference information.

Project Muse: Full text scholarly journal articles covering the humanities, and social sciences.

ProQuest: Articles from over 4,000 academic and popular magazines and journals

National Newspaper Core: Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Washington Post


PubMed: PubMed comprises more than 21 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. This customized link includes filters to full-text content from WLAC Library's database collection, PubMed Central and publisher web sites.

Salem Health: Magill's Medical Guide

Salem Literature: Magill's Literary Annual, essay-reviews of outstanding books published in the United states


WestlawNext Campus Research: Legal research tools

Open Access Journals & Publications

The library does not have a subscription to the following resources , but all of the content or a significant portion of the content is free.




Government Documents, Publications, Statistics


eBooks, Movies, Images


Links and Resources